URC Reveals First 2013 Race Dates


DOVER, Del. – Planning for the 66th season of competition United Racing Company sprint cars is well underway with race dates actively being booked for the 2013 season.

Bar’s Leaks will be returning for their 18th season with URC as their Rislone product will once again be attached to the 2013 URC season.

URC is pleased to announced that they will be returning to the Bedford (Pa.) Speedway on May 10. URC first visited the fast half-mile oval in 1956 and through the years, URC has presented some 22 events at the Western Pennsylvania speedway.

“The URC sprints have been of Bedford Speedway history dating back to the 1950’s and we are thrilled to have them back after a two year absence at the big track,” said Bedford Speedway Promoter Joe Padula. “The URC Sprints have always put on a great show at Bedford and I look forward to seeing them in 2013.”

URC’s last visit to Bedford was Aug. 20, 2010 and Bill Unglert was the feature winner. The event on May 10 will showcase the URC sprint cars, joined by super late models, semi late models and the pure stock four cylinders.

Also returning to the 2013 Rislone URC Sprint Series schedule is the Winchester and Potomac Speedway’s. URC enjoyed a popular stop at Winchester (Va.) Speedway in 2012 with Ed Aikin scoring a very impressive win before a huge crowd. The visit to Winchester will take place on June 22.

On July 26 URC will visit Potomac Speedway in Budds Creek, Md. This track was on the 2012 URC schedule but the event was cancelled due to rain. URC last visited the Potomac Speedway back in 2000.

The 2013 Rislone URC Sprint Series schedule is forming nicely and will also include dates at Williams Grove, Lincoln, Selinsgrove, Port Royal, Grandview, New Egypt, Delaware Int’l and the Black Rock Speedway. URC is in contact with several other speedways with interest as well.