The Final Showdown at SSP to Now Pay $10,060-To-Win on
Saturday, November 15 Bringing a Close to SSP’s 60th
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Newberrytown, PA (September 30, 2014) –
On Saturday afternoon, November 15, the Susquehanna Speedway
Park will host The Final Showdown for the Super (410) Sprint
Cars in the Central PA area as well as the entire United
States for 2014. Also included in this special program will
be the popular 358 Sprint Cars. The raindate will be
Sunday, November 16. At the last 410 Sprint Car race in
Fishers announced that the winner of The Final Showdown” 410
Sprint Car winner will receive $10,060 to commemorate the
tracks 60 years of racing, making it the highest
paying race ever held at SSP in its 60 year history.
The 410 Sprint Car feature event will be 30-laps and pay the
winner $10,060 if the driver is pre-entered on or
before Monday, November 10. Anyone entering the
event on Tuesday, November 11 or after will receive
$5,000-to-win. The race will also pay $300 to start the
feature. Tow money ($50.00) for non-qualifying drivers will
only be paid to those who pre-entered before November 10.
For the 410 Sprint Cars, mufflers WILL NOT be
All other rules of the Central PA 410 Sprint Cars will
prevail for this event including the current Central PA
Hoosier tire rule.
will be mandatory.
The 358 Sprint Car feature event will be 20-laps and pay the
winner $2,000 if they are pre-entered on or before Monday,
November 11. Anyone entering the event on Tuesday, November
12 or after will receive $1,500-to-win. The race will also
now pay and increased amount of $200 to start the feature.
Tow money ($50.00) for non-qualifying drivers will only be
paid to those who pre-entered before November 11.
The tire rule will be the same used at the regular PA 358
Sprint Car tracks. All other rules of the Central PA 358
Sprint Cars will prevail for this event. Mufflers are not
required for the 358 Sprint Cars. Raceivers will be
As an extra bonus, all pre-entrants will be able to draw a
second time for a starting position if he or she does not
like their first draw for position. However, the entrant
must take the second drawn spot regardless of whether or not
it is a better starting position.
Pre-entry for the event was not mandatory, but highly
encouraged to receive the benefits of pre-entering.
A Pre-entry with the fee ($50.00) must be postmarked by
Monday, November 10, 2014. All entries postmarked on or
after Tuesday, November 11, 2014 will not receive the bonus
winner’s pay, tow money if not qualified and the choice for
second pill draw. Entries will be taken on the day of the
event. The entry fee includes a complimentary pit pass for
Gates will open for both the pit area at 11:30 a.m. and
grandstand area at 12:00 p.m. with racing action beginning
at 2:00 p.m.
General Admission Grandstand ticket prices for Saturday are
Adults (ages 18-59) $20.00; Young Adults (ages 11-17) &
Senior Adults (60 & Older) $15.00; Children (10 & under) are
free. Pit pass prices are $30.00 for everyone. The minimum
age requirement to purchase a pit pass is 12 years of age
with a copy of a birth certificate is required for all ages
12 to 14. The Entry Fee for the Driver includes the pit
pass with the entry.
At last year’s The Final Showdown for the 410 Sprint Cars
the feature victory went to Derek Sell of Royersford. The
victory was Sell’s first career 410 Sprint Car win and was
worth $10,010 to commemorate Todd and Rhonda Fisher’s first
ten years of owning the speedway. This was the highest
paying race ever held at SSP in its 59 year history. Josh
Beard of York took the 358 Sprint Car portion as well
claiming the 20-lap feature event.
The Susquehanna Speedway Park is located midway between
Harrisburg and York off I-83 to exit 32, then 1.4 miles NW
on SR382 to York Road, then 1.3 miles south. For more
information, contact the speedway offices at (717) 292-1696
or visit online at www.sspracing.net.
On raceday, use the track phone at (717) 938-9170 for
Previous Winners of The Final Showdown:
2010: Chad Layton (410 Sprint Cars); Aaron Ott (358 Sprint
2011: Don Kreitz Jr. (410 Sprint Cars); Pat Cannon (358
2012: Don Kreitz Jr. (410 Sprint Cars); Pat Cannon (358
2013: Derek Sell (410 Sprint Cars); Josh Beard (358 Sprint
To be determined on Saturday, November 15, 2014.
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