Unlike last weekend when it was only the second time the Patriot Sprint Tour has ever visited the Albany-Saratoga Speedway and it was the first ever visit to the Fonda Speedway. A lot of PST history has occurred over the years at the two tracks the series visits this coming weekend.
(2315 Braley Rd, Ransomville, NY 14131)
Presented by Just Signs &Designs of Ransomville, NY
Located just minutes away from the Canadian Border, Ransomville Speedway is a semi banked half-mile oval that races weekly on Friday nights where they run Modified’s, Sportsman, Street Stocks and Four Cylinders.
They have been in operation for now 58 years and are considered to be Western New York’s premier dirt track oval.
This will be the 15th time the Patriot Sprint Tour will be pushing into Ransomville Speedway where there have been eight different winners under the PST Banner. Of those eight drivers, Chuck Hebing of Ontario, New York has won on four different occasions. Jared Zimbardi, from Bradford, Pennsylvania has three wins, and Jason Barney has two wins. Other drivers who have won at the historic speedway include; Billy Krull, Bryan Howland, Rick Wilson, George Suprick, and Stewart Friesen.
Pit Gates will be opening up at 5:00, Grandstand gates will be opening up 6:00 with racing beginning at 7:15. It will be $16.00 for adults. Students and Senior Citizens will be $14.00. Kids ages 8-12 is $8.00. Children 7 and under are FREE. Pit admission is $25.00 for PST Members and $30.00 for non-members.
(1603 Co Rt 57, Fulton, NY)
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The Oswego County facility is home to some of the best racing in all of Central New York on a Saturday night. Joining the Patriot Sprint Tour this coming Saturday will be the DIRTcar Big Block Modified’s, Sportsman, and Crate Late Models. They are a 3/8-Mile-High Banked Clay Oval.
This will be the ninth visit the Patriot Sprint Tour will be making the trip to the Fulton Speedway this coming Saturday. There has been seven different winners who have made their way into the Patriot Sprint Tour Record books in the eight races the series has visited the ‘High Banks.’ The only driver to win on two separate occasions was Rick Wilson who won in back to back seasons in 2003 & 2004. The other six drivers include Chuck Hebing, Justin Barger, Dan Kaszubinski, Steve Poirier, Jason Barney, and last season’s winner, Larry Wight.
Pit and Grandstand Gates will be opening up at 5:00 with racing beginning at 7:00. It is $20.00 to get into the grandstands with anyone under 18 is admitted free. It is $35.00 to get into the pits for everyone.
For more info about this weekend and the rest of the 2016 Patriot Sprint Tour Season. Be sure to visit patriotsprinttour.com. You can ‘Like’ Patriot Sprint Tour on facebook and follow @PatriotSprints on Instagram and Twitter.
The Patriot Sprint Tour is a 360 Sprint Car Series that visits facilities in New York, Pennsylvania, Ohio and Ontario.