May 5th, 2017
Spencer Speedway To Host Test & Tune Session
by Gary Spaid
The 63rd auto racing season
at Spencer Speedway will get underway Friday, May 12, with their
annual Test & Tune session. Pit gates open at 3 p.m., allowing
competitors the opportunity to sign in, obtain their 2017 NASCAR
Licenses and check out the competition. On track action will
start at 5:30 p.m., with round by round practice runs. Runs will
continue until daylight ends, usually around 8 p.m.
Last year six separate divisions were on hand, including the weekly
Sunoco Modifieds, Super Sixes and the “Grandpa Dog” 4-cylinders.
Joining them were RoC Modifieds, Vintage stock cars and
Local runner Daryl Lewis Jr. ran the fastest lap last year in his RoC
Modified, with a lap on 19.30 seconds, 93.264 mph, around the
flat half mile oval. There were 42 cars on hand last year for
the Test & Tune session.
The NASCAR point season opens on the following Friday, May 19th at 7:15
p.m. Featured will be the NASCAR Sunoco Modifieds, Super Sixes
and the “Grandpa Dog” 4-cyinders.
Spencer Speedway is located just fifteen minutes east of Rochester, NY,
along Route 104 in the Town of Williamson. Spencer Speedway is
the local “NASCAR Place to Race” for Central New York in 2017.
Points earned each week at Spencer are counted as part of the
national NASCAR Whelen All-American Point Chase.
For more information go to: www.spencerspeedway.org.
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