Thunder on the Hill to feature top 24 in points
Just two races remain on the 2013 ARDC Midget schedule with the next race to take place at the Grandview Speedway’s Thunder on the Hill Show this Saturday night.
This features only event will showcase the top drivers in the current championship chase. Trevor Kobylarz is the current point leader with a fifty point advantage over second place driver, Bruce Buckwalter, Jr. Steven Drevicki is third and still within striking distance as he is 82 markers behind the leader. Ryan Greth and PJ Gargiulo complete the top five in points with just two races remaining.
Six drivers are currently competing for the Bob Hilbert Sportswear Award to be presented at the ARDC Awards Banquet on November 30th. For the second consecutive season, Bob Hilbert Sportswear will present 100 white express race shirts to the winner of this special points awards. The results from both the Thunder on the Hill Show at Grandview and the Candy Bowl at the Susquehanna Speedway Park will be included in the point tabulation for this award. Kobylarz, B. Buckwalter, Jr., Drevicki , Greth, Gargiulo and Brett Arndt are in the hunt for this contingency package.
Fans attending the Thunder on the Hill event will also have the opportunity to vote for the recipient of the 2013 ARDC Best Appearing Car Award sponsored by BDB Graphics. Votes have already been cast for the #46 of Ardnt, the Gargiulo #5, R/T Racing #1, the Butera #3 and the #83 of B. Buckwalter, Jr. Ballots will be made available to fans throughout the night so that they can participate in deciding this special award.
Alex Bright, Tim Buckwalter and Brenden Bright have just returned from competition in the Gold Crown Nationals where all three ARDC competitors competed in the fifty lap main event on the final night of competition. Alex Bright had a very successful weekend as he finished 7th and tenth in the A Mains during the first two nights of competition. After winning the second B Main on the final night, Alex finished fifth in the main event. Alex will participate in a Meet & Greet outside Grandview’s main entrance prior to the start of racing on Saturday night.
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The 2013 ARDC Season will conclude with the running of the Candy Bowl at Susquehanna on Saturday, October 26th.
The 2013 Championship and special awards will be celebrated at the ARDC Awards Banquet to be held at Lobitz Catering on Saturday, November 30th. Tickets are available for purchase for $30.