Fonda Speedway to host Firecracker 50

FONDA — The season of special events and resurgence of the legendary “Track of Champions” Fonda Speedway continues on Wednesday as the inaugural Fuccillo Automotive Group “Firecracker 50” presented by Teo-Pro car takes to the Montgomery County Fairgrounds ½ mile track.

The Bob Hilbert Sportswear Short Track Super Series (STSS) Fueled by Sunoco makes its debut at the “Track of Champions” in the fifth Halmar International North Region event of the 2019 season.

The ‘Firecracker 50’ boasts a robust $32,770 minimum pay structure including $10,000 to win, $1,000 for 10th and $400 to take the green flag.

Through the efforts of John Lakata, all 50 laps have been sold at a minimum of $100 each for a total lap money distribution of $5,005. This lap money will be handed out through the field from drivers running first to last, meaning more competitors will benefit. Lakata also created and built a special trophy for the event that will be treasured by the race winner!

Additional bonuses will be paid out for the event by the following people and/or companies:

Superior Remodeling of Slate Hill, N.Y., will present a Halfway Leader Bonus of $200 cash in addition to the lap money.

By Paul Wager

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