Short Track Super Series Returns to New Egypt Speedway Tuesday, May 25
Written by Chris Moore
NEW EGYPT, NJ – The Bob Hilbert Sportswear Short Track Super Series (STSS) Fueled By Sunoco returns to New Egypt Speedway for the ‘Dirty Jersey 7’ on Tuesday, May 25.
Race No. 5 of the Velocita-USA South Region presented by Design for Vision and Sunglass Central brings the STSS big-block/small-block Modifieds back to the Central New Jersey D-shaped facility.
The 2021 ‘Dirty Jersey’ will be the fourth appearance for the STSS at New Egypt, and the first since August of 2019 when Milford, N.J.’s David Van Horn grabbed his second career STSS triumph.
The Modifieds will race for 50 laps in a $5,000 to win, $1,000 for 10th and $400 to take the green flag in the main event. A total purse structure of $25,170 has been posted prior to special awards and certificates.
Also on the card will be Round No. 4 for the Belmont’s Garage South Region for the Crate 602 Sportsman. They will go for 25 laps for $1,500 to win and $100 to start.
Four Cylinders will round out the tripleheader program under New Egypt Speedway rules.
Mike Mahaney of King Ferry, N.Y., leads the Velocita-USA South Region Modified standings by 12 points over Matt Sheppard (340-328). Anthony Perrego sits third, 40 points behind (300).
Complete Modified South Region standings can be found at the following link: https://stss.racestatcentral.com/standings.php?IDseries=2&IDseason=2021
A-Jay Potrzebowski II is the Belmont’s Garage Crate 602 Sportsman South Region by 40 points over Joe Toth (257-217). Justin Grosso is third, 51 points back.
Complete Crate 602 Sportsman South Region standings can be found at the following link: https://stss.racestatcentral.com/standings.php?IDseries=4&IDseason=2021
For the May 25 event, pit gates will open at 4 p.m. with grandstands opening at 5 p.m. Hot laps are scheduled to begin at 6 p.m. with racing starting at 7 p.m.
General Admission is $30 for adults and $25 for Seniors (ages 65 and up). Teens (ages 12-15) & Military with ID pay $20. Kids 11 and under get in FREE. Pit Admission is $35.
New Egypt Speedway is located at 720 Route 539 New Egypt, N.J. 08533. The Speedway can be reached by phone at 609.758.1900 or on the web at http://newegyptspeedway.net.
A General Information Sheet is available at: https://shorttracksuperseries.com/wp-content/uploads/2021/05/DirtyJersey7GeneralInformationSheet.pdf
To learn more about the Short Track Super Series Fueled By Sunoco, visit www.shorttracksuperseries.com, e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org, check out ‘Short Track Super Series’ on Facebook or @ShortTrackSS on Twitter or Instagram.
The Short Track Super Series is presented by American Racer/Lias Tire, Sunoco Race Fuel, Insinger Performance, FloRacing, Bob Hilbert Sportswear, Hurlock Auto & Speed, Velocita-USA, Design for Vision/Sunglass Central, Behrent’s Performance Warehouse, Beyea Custom Headers, Bicknell Racing Products, Dirt Track Digest, Penske Racing Shocks, Danny’s Pizza Pizzazz, Algonkin Motel, Henry’s Exhaust, Hig Fab, Kirkey Racing Fabrication, Precision Hydraulic & Oil, Belmont’s Garage, Superior Remodeling, Spyder High Performance Filters, Fastline Performance, Teo-Pro Car, VAHLCO, WELD Racing & Wilwood.