@OswegoSpeedway • @MAVTV • OSWEGO, NY (July 23, 2015) – Serving as an extra thread of excitement for the upcoming $5 admission, 65thAnniversary Special at Oswego Speedway on Saturday, August 8, the night’s action will be covered for national airing on MAVTV and Suzuki presents SPEED SPORT.
Ralph Sheheen, Derek Pernesiglio, and Dan Kapuscinski will once again bring race fans all the action from the ‘Steel Palace’, featuring a fast paced 45-lap Novelis Supermodified main event as well as 15-lap Semi-Final feature qualifiers for the Supermodifieds, all presented by JP Jewelers and RJ Caruso Tax & Accounting.
Oswego’s national television coverage will begin on MAVTV on Thursday, August 13 at 7 p.m. ET with the running of the Jim Shampine Memorial 75 for Novelis Supermodifieds and will return on Thursday, August 27 at 7 p.m. ET with the Jack Murphy Memorial 50 for the ISMA Supermodifieds.
MAVTV and Thomas Video Productions’ filming of the Anniversary Night special will be the second consecutive week of coverage at the Speedway on August 8, as for the second year in a row the Davis Bros. Inc. $10,000 to Win Mr. Novelis Supermodified on August 1 will also return to the national airwaves on MAVTV.
Air dates for the $10,000 to Win Mr. Novelis Supermodified, 65th Anniversary Night Special, and the Budweiser International Classic 200 will be announced as soon as they are available.
With the addition of the 65th Anniversary event to the MAVTV and Suzuki presents SPEED SPORT schedule, that makes for a total of five Oswego Speedway events currently gaining national exposure in 2015, up from three in 2014.
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About Oswego Speedway: Oswego Speedway, a sports entertainment company, is a 5/8 mile semi-banked pavement racing oval located off the shores of Lake Ontario in scenic Oswego, NY. Oswego Speedway has been a continuously run weekly racing venue since August, 1951. The premier open-wheel pavement short track cars in the world, Supermodifieds, run weekly at Oswego Speedway making Oswego the only weekly Supermodified racing venue in the world. The Small Block Supermodifieds accompany the full blown Supers on a weekly Saturday night schedule which runs from May through September. Oswego Speedway is mentioned in racing circles as the “Indy of the East,” as no fewer than a dozen past and present competitors have competed at the famed Indianapolis Motor Speedway including Mario Andretti, arguably the greatest driver of all time, two-time Indy 500 champion Gordon Johncock, along with former International Classic Champions Bentley Warren, Joe Gosek, and Davey Hamilton.
From: Dan Kapuscinski/ Public Relations Specialist- Oswego Speedway
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