|Date: 1/31/2016 7:26:31 PM|
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
BAPS AUTO PAINTS AND SUPPLY RACING XTRAVAGANZA SET FOR FEBRUARY 6 AND 7
By Brad Vores for Racing Xtravaganza
It was announced nearly one year ago when Scott Gobrecht purchased the rights to the off season racing show held annually at the York Fairgrounds.
Quickly renamed Racing Xtravaganza, show organizers have pressed forward securing sponsors for the show along with filling the York Expo Center with racing vehicles, vendors and so much more.
And it all takes shape this coming weekend, February 6 and 7 at the York Expo Center on the grounds of the York Fairgrounds where over 100 racing vehicles and over 40 vendors will give race fans a weekend full of pre-season racing Xcitement. One of the highlights will be the original Amoco No. 93 Kevin Gobrecht 410 Sprint car that was driven to victory at the Historical Big One at Eldora Speedway.
There will be so much to see and do during the two-day show as BAPS Auto Paints and Supply of York, PA will be the 2016 Racing Xtravaganza show sponsor.
Saturday’s highlight for the show will include the Charlie’s Repair Service of York Ms. Racing Xtravaganza Contest to be held on the WeeBee Audio-Video Main Stage at 7pm.
Saturday seminars to be held in the Tom Rumsey, Inc. Seminar Room include PASS/IMCA, History of Silver Spring and Lincoln Speedway presented by Alan Kreitzer, Beer Hill Gang Seminar and a Susquehanna Speedway seminar presented by Kolten Gouse.
Driver Meet and Greets planned for Saturday include Gregg Foster, Kevin Nouse, Scott Geesey, Chad Trout, Chase Dietz, Niki Young, Cole Young, Gene Knaub, Cody Fletcher, Dalton Bigler, Cory Haas and Eddie Richards.
The Central PA Blood Mobile will also be on hand Saturday from 10am until 2pm with donors receiving a $10 voucher towards Susquehanna Speedway.
The show continues in full swing on Sunday highlighted by the Charlies Repair Service of York Jr. Miss Racing Xtravaganza Contest on the WeeBee Audio-Video Main Stage at 1pm.
The Tom Rumsey, Inc. Seminar Room will once again be busy with a Safety seminar presented by Jay Trimble of Jet Response and Don Wolfe of Zemco Speed Equipment and a “How to Secure Racing Sponsors” seminar.
Drivers planning on the Meet and Greets on Sunday include Danny Dietrich, Kyle Moody, Mike Walls, Michelle Walls, Austin Hogue, Brian Montieth, Travis McClelland, Alan Sagi, Jeff Herbst, Chad Earnest and Chris Frank.
The York County Racing Club & Kevin Gobrecht Memorial Fund auction takes place Sunday at 2pm.
The show concludes Sunday at 3:30pm with the ServiceMaster Clean People’s Choice Awards for Best of Show, plus Best Appearing awards for numerous types of race cars.
J & K Salvage Companies is also an associate sponsor for the 2016 Racing Xtravaganza.
Show doors open at 10am both days at the York Expo Center. The show will close at 10pm on Saturday and concludes at 4pm Sunday.
For a complete schedule of events including times and so much more, please visit www.racingxtravaganza.com.