BRADFORD – Bear Ridge Speedway will host their 15th Annual Upper Valley car show on Saturday, April 30 at the Fireside Inn in West Lebanon, N.H. Fans will be able to get their first look at the cars and stars of the quarter-mile clay oval during the event 30 minutes south of Bear Ridge Speedway.

Weather and track conditions permitting, the participants of the car show will have their first opportunity to tune in their 2016 race cars for a special open test and tune session.

The car show will take place from 10:00am to 1:00pm.  Fans will have the opportunity to view cars that will compete in the 99ROCK WFRD Weekly Racing Series from the Sabil & Sons DIRTcar Sportsman Modifieds, Wells River Chevrolet DIRTcar Sportsman Coupes, Laquerre’s Sport USAC Dirt Midget Association, Mike River’s Automotive Limited Late Models, and the Weglarz Property Service Four Cylinders.

Competitors will see new additions to Bear Ridge Speedway that includes a new handicapper’s booth and new bleachers in the pit area.

Bear Ridge will open its 49th season on Saturday, May 7 with a car show between F.M.S. NAPA Auto Parts and the Jiffy Mart of Bradford from 10:00am until 1:00pm. Open practice will take place immediately following the car show up the hill and onto Kidder Road at the speedway with the first green flag of the season taking place at approximately 5:30pm.

Bear Ridge Speedway is located on Kidder Road in Bradford, Vt. Fans are encouraged to visits the track’s website at or call 802-222-4052 for more information.

(Alan Ward photo)