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Preperations Continue for 2012 Racing Season….

March 4th, 2012

The first event of the season at the Bedford Fairgrounds will be the annual car show on Sunday April 1st held in conjunction with the Bedford County Home Show. The show will be held at the Fairgrounds’ Jordan Hall Exhibition Center.  Sunday afternoon, April 15th will feature a test and tune session, open to all divisions.

The 2012 racing season officially commences at the Bedford Fairgrounds on Friday night April 20th, with a full program featuring the Super Late Models. Racing will continue to be a weekly Friday night tradition at the Fairgrounds.  This will be the 76th anniversary of racing at the Historic track, a milestone that will be celebrated on Friday night June 29th. The Three State Flyers Late Model series will make two visits at the speedway, the first on Memorial Day and also on Friday August 31st for the Labor Day 55. The UFo race championship Late Models will make an appearance on July 4th for the Independence Day Tribute.

The Pennsylvania Posse 410 Sprint Cars will also return this year for their annual appearance in June.

 There will be a meeting for drivers and owners who wish to race at Bedford and Thunder Valley this year will be held at the Bedford Fairgrounds at 2pm on Saturday March 3rd. The agenda for this meeting will be to discuss our plans and expectations for this coming racing season.

For more information about the local racing please continue to check this website throughout the spring for more updates.