It’s hard to grasp but another year has come and gone, thus it’s time to pull down the curtain on the 2015 season and give a look back at Greg Hodnett’s incredible achievements this season.
Spring Grove’s own, Greg Hodnett, was crowned the 2015 Speedway Motors / Champion Brands Central PA points champion, Hodnett’s sixth title in seven years and seventh overall, the Williams Grove Speedway Track Champion, his fourth Williams Grove title and his second in a row for car owner, Mike Heffner, and the Williams Grove Speedway Diamond Series Champion, which is Hodnett’s sixth Diamond title. Read more
BY JEREMY ELLIOTT
Selinsgrove Speedway’s future has been in limbo since the first laps were turned at the facility to kick off the 2015 season.
Ever since promoter Charlie Paige decided he wasn’t going to renew his lease with the fair board, there has been plenty of speculation. It also led to finger pointing and criticism from every direction.
Fair board president Dawayne Betzer was at ground zero for the entire process. It cost him countless hours of sleep.
Now, he can rest easy. A group headed by Sprint Car owner Mike Heffner and promoter Alan Kreitzer has picked up the lease and guaranteed there is going to be racing at the Snyder County oval in 2016. Read more
Champion Oil, a recognized leader in racing and enthusiast lubricants, announced today that Greg Hodnett from Memphis, TN won 18 races this year with Champion Racing Oil in the Central PA Speedway Motors/ Champion Brands Series and was crowned this year’s 2015 Champion.
Hodnett also won the 2015 Williams Grove Speedway Championship, the 2015 Williams Grove Speedway Diamond Series Championship, the 2015 North East Sprint Car Champion Championship and the 2015 Selinsgrove Speedway 410 Championship. Read more
Special Awards Announced As Season Ends
With a run in the annual World of Outlaws Champion Racing Oil National Open, Thomasville’s Greg Hodnett recently wrapped up his fourth career Williams Grove Speedway Lawrence Chevrolet 410 sprint car track title. Hodnett’s track crown is his second in a row for No. 27 car owner Mike Heffner of Hellertown as well as the second of Heffner’s car ownership career at Williams Grove. The soft-spoken pilot notched four Williams Grove victories in 2015 on his way to the $20,000 track title. With the 2015 laurels, Hodnett has now recorded four of the last six titles up for grabs at the track having also won for Jim and Sandy Kline in 2010 and for John Trone in 2012. Read more