October 12th, 2003


Binghamton, NY: The fundraiser for injured Modified driver, Dave Locke is getting ready to take the green flag on Sunday October 26, 2003. The event will be held at the Vestal American Legion, Jensen Road. Vestal, N.Y. The doors will open at 1:00 pm when a buffet dinner will be served. Several Raffle winners will be drawn during the day including the S&S Chassis being donated by Hart Racing, A Golf Cart valued at $ 1,000 donated by 2003 Five Mile Point Speedway Modified champion, Dan Vauter and Vauter Racing as well as the 50/50 that has been growing every week since Dave’s injury.

An auction will be held at 4:00 pm with items donated from many racing teams and series. Tickets for the Raffles and the Benefit will be available at Five Mile Point Speedway on Saturday October 18th. Tickets Tickets are also available at B&D Exhaust Warehouse – 1-9 Jackson Street, Binghamton, NY, Carquest Stores on Old Vestal Road in Vestal and Hall Street in Binghamton, Doug’s Speed Shop on Upper Court Street in Binghamton, Eddie’s Radiator – North Street in Endicott, NY and Trackside Products – Vestal Road in Vestal, NY. The local racing season will have come to a close with the running of the “ Spooktacular” the preceding day at the New Afton Raceway, so program the VCR for the Georgia 500 at the Atlanta Motor Speedway and come out and support a very worthwhile cause.

There promises to be an afternoon full of bench racing – a lot of bragging, boasting, would have been’s and should have been’s. DON'T MISS OUT. It will be a long winter.