SODUS MICROD CLUB CHAMPIONS AND EVENT NIGHT WINNERS TO BE HONORED AT RACE OF CHAMPIONS

SODUS, NY – The Sodus Microd Club from Sodus, N.Y., and the Race of Champions have partnered to honor and continue to develop the talent, education and advancement of young racers. Fans visiting the Presque Isle Downs & Casino Race of Champions Weekend at Lake Erie Speedway in North East, Pa., will see several young drivers honored, including the season long champions from the Sodus Speedway and several event winners.

These drivers will assist in greeting the starting field for the 68th Annual Race of Champions 250 during a special pre-race introduction.

“We recognize and feel that developing the future stars of our sport is a critical element in our business,” offered Joe Skotnicki from the Race of Champions. “The Sodus Microd Club is a very impressive with many talented young racers. We are very fortunate to have them willing to partner with us and look forward to honoring them at such a tremendous event. It gives those young racers something to aspire to reach and helps us recognize that there is bright future for our sport.”

The Sodus Microd Club will also take part in several fundraising efforts throughout the weekend as part of the Race of Champions Weekend at Lake Erie Speedway, Thursday, September 27 through Saturday, September 29. Details for the fundraising events can be obtained through the Sodus Microd Club (www.sodusmicrodclub.com).

If you plan to attend the weekend and camp at the facility, spots are already being sold at the track for the designated camping areas. Tickets and camping spots for the Presque Isle Downs & Casino Race of Champions Weekend are available at the Lake Erie Speedway ticket office 814.725.3303

Where: Lake Erie Speedway, North East, Pa.

When: Thursday, September 27; Friday, September 28 and Saturday, September 29

Directions: The track is located just twenty minutes North and East of Erie, Pa., minutes from Interstate 90 and directly of Interstate 86 at 10700 Delmas Drive, North East, PA 16428

What: The Presque Isle Downs & Casino Race of Champions Weekend at Lake Erie Speedway featuring the 67th Annual “Race of Champions 250”

More Information: www.lakeeriespeedway.com (Track Phone: 814.725.3303) / www.rocmodifiedseries.com

The Race of Champions is a sanctioning body presenting Modified and Stock Car racing on asphalt and dirt surfaces throughout the Northeast, with events in New York, Pennsylvania and New Jersey with primary marketing partners Hoosier Racing Tire, VP Racing Fuels, US Army, Upstate Automotive Group, Waddell Communications, Pilat Graphic Design, Jerico Performance, TDH Refrigeration, Sherwood Racing Wheels, PavedTrackDigest.com and Speed51.com. The 68th annual Race of Champions weekend will take place in 2018 at Lake Erie Speedway in North East, Pennsylvania and is the second longest consecutive auto-racing event in North America, second only to the Indianapolis 500.

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