OSWEGO, NY (March 4, 2014) – Novelis Supermodified Rookie of the Year contender, Jessica Zemken, will highlight an Oswego Speedway driver autograph session to be held at the Gater Racing News Motorsports Expo at the New York State Fairgrounds on Sunday, March 9 beginning at 1pm.
Zemken, most notably known for her rousing success in winged Sprint Car racing, became the first woman in 57 years to qualify for the Budweiser International Classic at Oswego Speedway last season and will compete full time at Oswego Speedway in 2014 driving for Graham Racing in the Corr/Pak Merchandising No. 11 machine.
The Gater Racing News Motorsports Expo begins Saturday, March 8 and will run until Sunday, March 9 at 4pm.
Oswego Speedway will feature a multi-car display at its booth while also providing fans an opportunity to purchase Budweiser International Classic Weekend tickets, racing DVDs, merchandise, and a chance to race at Oswego Speedway on one of the LaGraf’s Pub/SUPRS.net Supermodified simulators.
Joining Zemken as a part of the Speedway autograph session at 1pm on Sunday will be Small Block Super pilots Jason Simmons, JJ Andrews, Barry Kingsley, and 2012 Small Block track champion Kreig Heroth.
Other drivers are expected to be announced as the weekend draws closer.
Oswego Speedway’s 2014 schedule brochures will be available at this weekend’s Expo.
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To purchase tickets for the 2014 racing season call the Speedway box office at (315) 342-0646.
About Oswego Speedway: Oswego Speedway, a sports entertainment company, is a 5/8 mile semi-banked pavement racing oval located off the shores of Lake Ontario in scenic Oswego, NY. Oswego Speedway has been a continuously run weekly racing venue since August, 1951. The premier open-wheel pavement short track cars in the world, Supermodifieds, run weekly at Oswego Speedway making Oswego the only weekly Supermodified racing venue in the world. The Small Block Supermodifieds accompany the full blown Supers on a weekly Saturday night schedule which runs from May through September. Oswego Speedway is mentioned in racing circles as the “Indy of the East,” as no fewer than a dozen past and present competitors have competed at the famed Indianapolis Motor Speedway including Mario Andretti, arguably the greatest driver of all time, two-time Indy 500 champion Gordon Johncock, along with former International Classic Champions Bentley Warren, Joe Gosek, and Davey Hamilton.