Swagger Factory Apparel Black Flag Challenge Information

FONDA, NY – The 1st Annual Swagger Factory Apparel Black Flag Challenge brings excitement and bonuses to Crate 602 Sportsman drivers with perfect attendance during the 2022 season, this Saturday, July 9.


17 Cars to Compete: 16 Swagger Factory Apparel Crate 602 Sportsman drivers with perfect attendance, plus last week’s Montgomery County Office for the Aging Limited Sportsman winner, Connor Prokop.
4 Rounds: Rounds are 4 laps, with four drivers being eliminated after each round.  Five drivers will be eliminated after the first round. The first round will be handicapped by Fonda Speedway Swagger Factory Apparel Crate 602 championship points.  The Limited Sportsman winner from the previous week will start last.  If any driver brings out a yellow flag, that driver will be black flagged.  After every round the remaining cars will stop at the flag stand and the leader will draw an invert number for the next round.
Chad Edwards 10%
Payton Talbot 14t
Cody Clark 4
Chip Constantino 63
Mark Mortensen 1m 74
Troy Palmer 17
Tanner Warner 3 97
Troy Zilles 14z 97
Brett Mortensen 1b
Clayton DuMond 314
Jason Reome 27
Brendan Gibbons b24
Greg Havlichek 15
Carter Gibbons 427
Jeremy Tyrrell 14J
Harry Shaffer 1H
Connor Prokop 12P
Round 1 Winner $100 sponsored by Racin Rhino Karting And Parts
Eliminated Drivers(5) $50
Round 1 Payout- $350
Round 2 Winner $150 sponsored by Chris Abele
Eliminated Drivers(4) $75 sponsored by Carole and Alton Palmer worth $300
Round 2 Payout- $450
Round 3 Winner $200 sponsored by BC Repair/Brian Calabrese
Eliminated Drivers(4) $100
Round 3 Payout- $600
Final Four:
Winner- $500
3rd-$150 sponsored by Auspelmyer Excavating & Paving LLC
Final Payout- $950
Bonus Money:
BDRspeed.com Hard Charger $200 to the driver who passes the most cars in the challenge through all 4 Rounds.
BDRspeed.com $100 Gift Certificate to the first or worst damaged car in the challenge event.
Elmo’s Speed & Supply $100 Gift Certificates to the last place driver in each segment.
Elmo’s Speed & Supply $100 Gift Certificate to the overall winner of the challenge event.
Online Performance Parts $200 to the overall winner of the challenge.
BC Repair/Brian Calabrese $100 Highest Finishing Driver Without A Feature Win In 2022
33 Race Products LLC $50 to the 3rd driver eliminated in the first three rounds of the challenge
Thomas Coughlin $100 Fastest Lap In The Challenge
The Black Flag Lady/Bonnie Reuss $25 7th Place Finisher in the Challenge
The Black Flag Lady/Bonnie Reuss $25 8th Place Finisher in the Challenge
Zach Dufel 3rd Place Final Round will receive an exclusive invite to the STSS Fantasy Football League a $150 Value.
MPR Racing/Martin Prokop Racing $300 Total
2nd Place Driver in each round will receive $75
All drivers with perfect attendance will be put in a drawing for a Swagger Factory Apparel drivers’ suit valued at $999.
All regular divisions will be in action on Saturday, July 9 at the “Track of Champions” Fonda Speedway, Sampson Motorcar presents “Fan Appreciation Night” with a $5 grandstand admission price!  

Gates will open at 4:00 p.m. with hot laps at 6:00 p.m. and racing at 7:00 p.m.

Thanks to a partnership with the Village of Fonda, there will also be a Massive Fireworks Display between 10:00 p.m. and 10:30 p.m.!

The Fonda Speedway Kids Club will have Potluck prizes on Saturday, July 9 including gift certificates, t-shirts, race car panels, and more!