Ohio Sprint Car Show Ready to Roll into Tiffin
By Stephen J. Hartzell, Event
TIFFIN, OHIO, March 17, 2010
This weekend, March 19-21,
2010, will provide a sure sign oof spring when the Northern Ohio Sprint
Car Show opens at the Tiffin Mall in Tiffin Ohio.
As of this press release,
there are 36 full sized cars and numerous karts scheduled to appear. There
will also be 6 vendor displays on hand for the fans to shop.
The Northern Ohio Sprint
Car Show is once again being sponsored by Fremont Speedway and Attica Raceway
Park. Both tracks, along with the FAST series, will have displays on hand
where fans may pick up a schedule or discuss the 2010 season with officials.
Headlining the show will
be the popular winged sprint cars. In addition, fans will get a strong
sense of racing history as 10 vintage cars will be on display. As is always
the case, the racing karts will be strongly represented. Other entries
include UMP late models, trucks, Attica & Fremont pace vehicles and
a pair of drag strip cars.
The strong history theme
will be taken one step farther as one mall unit will be reserved for use
as a "Hall of Fame". This display will contain a large collection of racing
memorabilia, photos, videos and slide shows. Aditionally, the Fremont Speedway
Hall of Fame display will make a rare guest appearance at the show on Friday
A couple of units east of
the Hall of Fame room, the Hoserville, Ohio room will be a flurry of activity
all weekend. Tim Nickles Sprint Car Simulators will run in the room all
weekend. On Friday night from 6-8:00, WFIN, 1330AM will tape a series of
interviews for later broadcast on Dwight Allens Racing World, with interviews
conducted by Lisa Hammer and John Wells. On Saturday at approximately 1:00,
John Wells will conduct a Racing Trivia Competition featuring track announcer
Brian Liskai, ARP Director Rex LeJuine, NBC 24 Meteorologist Norm Van Ness,
Bryan Autullo from FAST, Duane Hancock from Hoserville Ohio, and photographer
At 2:00 the Hoserville Ohio
Injured Driver Benefit Auction gets underway, featuring a huge collection
of memorabilia and collectables going up for bids. Following the auction,
a simulator competition will get underway along with a cornhole board tournament.
Several charitable efforts
will be present as well. Community Hospice Care will be selling tickets
for the annual Baumann Auto Group sponsored car raffle. The Clyde Cancer
Cluster will also be making their appeal, and will be displaying a vintage
1965 Fremont pacecar.
The weekend will conclude
with the awards ceremony on Sunday at 4:30 at center court. Awards will
be announced for the Racers Choice, Peoples Choice, Merchants Choice, Late
Model of the Year, Truck of the Year and Kart of the Year. Once a car has
won an award, they are not eligible for any further awards.
Cars and vendors will exit
the mall at 5:00 Sunday.
For more information about
the Northern Ohio Sprint Car Show, please call NOSCS Event Organizer Steve
"Scoop" Hartzell at 419-934-9350.