April 8th, 2004
KIRKWOOD, NY…Doug's Speed Shop has teamed up with Five Mile Point Speedway to present a 2004-2005 Troyer chassis to a Sportsman team this season. The top ten Sportsman drivers in the top 10 will be eligible for the brand new chassis at the end of the season. The 54th Annual Five Mile Point Speedway season opener is set for Saturday, May 8th.
Bob Gentile, from Doug's Speed Shop has always been a strong supporter at Five Mile Point Speedway. His efforts will once again be evident as he is supplying the 2004 - 2005 Troyer chassis for Five Mile Point Speedway. The SLR - Troyer chassis will be up for grabs among the top ten drivers in the final Sportsman point standings. The drawing will take place on Saturday, September 25th part of the Binghamton Pepsi-Cola National Quarter Mile Dirt Track Championship Weekend.
The Troyer chassis will be on display at Doug's Speed Shop on Court Street in Binghamton. It will also be periodically displayed at Five Mile Point Speedway as well so that fans and drivers both can see first hand what will be given away.
Five Mile Point Speedway track operator Andrew Harpell stated, "Bob Gentile (from Doug's Speed Shop) is one of so many strong supporters that we have at the speedway. He certainly understands our objective of providing drivers with incentives and bonus opportunities at Five Mile Point Speedway." He added, "His efforts over the years have certainly made Five Mile Point Speedway a better place for everyone involved."
In addition to the Troyer chassis giveaway, Doug's Speed Shop, Sunoco Race Fuels and MNR Race Fuels have teamed up to give random weekly fuel giveaways at the speedway. The Five Mile Point Speedway Sportsman Modified teams will also have the lowest priced racing tires in the northeast. The brand new Hoosier racing compound for the division will sell for only $109 each.
All of the local race teams are gearing up for the 54th Annual Five Mile Point Speedway season opener set for Saturday, May 8th. The big block/small block Modifieds will be gunning it out in a 50 lap shootout. The Sportsman teams will be making their return to the Point on that night as well as the UMP Modifieds, Pure Stocks and Legends Cars.
For additional information on the Troyer Chassis giveaway please contact Doug's Speed Shop at 724-5611. For racing information please contact the Five Mile Point Speedway offices at (607) 775-5555 or log on to www.fivemilepointspeedway.net for more.