Race of Champions Modified Series Added to July 8 Oswego Program

OSWEGO, NY – The Race of Champions Asphalt Modified Series will return to Oswego Speedway for its second and final appearance in 2017 on July 8.

A full field of Ground Pounders is expected to join the already action-packed racing program with a 67-lap special presented by Century 21 Galloway Realty and Helena Chemical Company.

The Race of Champions Asphalt Modified Tour now has two dates at Oswego for 2017, May 13 and July 8. Andy Jankowiak is the points leader heading into this weekend's action. All of the stars and cars of the RoC are expected for both shows.
The Race of Champions Asphalt Modified Tour now has two dates at Oswego for 2017, May 13 and July 8. Andy Jankowiak is the points leader heading into this weekend’s action. All of the stars and cars of the RoC are expected for both shows.

Also on the card is a regular show for the Novelis Supermodified and Pathfinder Bank SBS, running 50- and 30-lap feature events.

Race of Champions action in July will follow this weekend’s Richie Evans Memorial 61 for the Race of Champions Series as part of Oswego’s 67th annual Opening Day.

Heading into Saturday’s action, Andy Jankowiak is the current leader in Race of Champions standings following his win at Lancaster, with Patrick Emerling, George Skora, Chuck Hossfeld, Daren Scherer, Tyler Rypkema, Cam Barber, TJ Potrzebowski, Bryan Sherwood, and Mike Leaty trailing.

This is the 11th consecutive season that the Modifieds will appear at Oswego on multiple occasions.

Racing will begin at 6:45 p.m. on July 8 with general admission tickets available for $35. Tickets can be ordered by phoning a speedway representative in the box office at (315)-342-0646.

For more information on the Race of Champions, visit RocModifiedSeries.com.

Oswego returns to action this Saturday, May 13, for the track’s 67th season opener presented by Mitchell’s Speedway Press featuring kick off events for the Novelis Supermodifieds, Pathfinder Bank SBS, plus the Richie Evans Memorial 61 for Race of Champions Modifieds.

The speedway’s annual Open Practice session will kickstart the weekend’s activities on Friday with track testing set for 5-9 p.m. General admission into the speedway’s main grandstand is free for practice.

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