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MONTH OF JULY AUTO RACING ACTION AT GRANDVIEW SPEEDWAY CLOSES ON SATURDAY

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MONTH OF JULY AUTO RACING ACTION AT GRANDVIEW SPEEDWAY CLOSES ON SATURDAY COMING EVENTS IN EARLY AUGUST INCLUDES FORREST ROGERS MEMORIAL Story By: Ernie Saxton/Grandview Speedway Photos By: George Steigerwalt/RacersGuide.com BECHTELSVILLE, PA JULY 22, 2018 . . . The action packed month of July auto racing at Grandview Speedway closes out on Saturday, July 28th, with the A.D.Moyer Lumber sponsored night of NASCAR tripleheader stock car racing that will include the T.P.Trailers 358 Modifieds, Sportsman and Late Models. Racing action gets underway at 7:30 p.m. Current Modified point leader Mike Gular will be looking to pick up his first feature…

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Steve Paine holds off Super Matt Sheppard for first win of 2018 at Outlaw Speedway on Cardinal Disposal Night.

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The Hurricane, Steve Paine holds off Super Matt Sheppard for first win of 2018 at Outlaw Speedway on Cardinal Disposal Night. Jeremy Wonderling wins Montgomery Memorial Rush Crate Late Model’s in a thriller. Collins, Hill, Michael, Austin, Clugstone and Crooker all find victory lane. Story by: Kenny Shupp Jr./Outlaw Speedway Photos By: Mark Ranalletta/RacersGuide.com (Dundee, NY) Under absolutely perfect weather conditions for racing and a surface that provided three and four wide competition all night long, the Outlaw Speedway played host to the 2nd Annual Gary Montgomery Memorial presented by Cardinal Disposal of Dundee, NY which featured the Sweeney Chevrolet…

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Phelps Uses Last Lap Pass For Exciting Brewerton Speedway Modified Victory

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Jimmy Phelps Uses Last Lap Pass For Exciting Brewerton Speedway Modified Victory Story By: Dave Medler/Brewerton Speedway Photos By: Mike Johnson/RacersGuide.com BREWERTON, NY – Jimmy Phelps from Baldwinsville, NY came into Friday night racing as the points leader in the Tracey Road Equipment DIRTcar Big Block Modifieds and by the end of the night extended his points lead. Phelps used a last-lap pass exiting turn-four getting by race long leader Chris Hile for his 20th Modified win at the speedway. Other winners on Syracuse Haulers night were, Nick Krause and Stephen Denton (SUNY Canton DIRTcar Sportsman) Justin Williams (STARS Mod…

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Howard & Whaley Lead Georgetown Speedway Winners Friday Night

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Duane Howard (Sunoco Modified) & Amanda Whaley (Super Late Model) Lead Georgetown Speedway Winners Friday Night Story By: Brett Deyo/Georgetown Speedway Photos By: Pete MacDonald/RacersGuide.com GEORGETOWN, DE – Duane Howard and Amanda Whaley shared the spotlight before a packed house on Friday night at Georgetown Speedway. Howard, of Oley, Pa., drove to his first win of the season at the Sussex County half-mile oval in the 30-lap Sunoco Modified feature, while First State native Whaley found Super Late Model Victory Lane in the 25-lap main. Both drivers earned $3,250 for their efforts. The night’s events were presented by Blue Hen…

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DeLorenzo Does It Right On Friday Night At Malta

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DeLorenzo Does It Right On Friday Night At Malta Race Report By: Tom Boggie /Albany Saratoga Speedway Media Photos By: Dave Dalesandro /MSI Photo MALTA, NY – Since winning his first modified feature at Albany-Saratoga Speedway in 2006, Matt DeLorenzo has had an up-and-down career at the tricky 4/10ths mile Malta track. There have been years when he sat in victory lane after big races, like the CVRA vs. The World 100-lapper in 2009, when he walked off with $5,000. And there have been years when he never made it to victory lane, like 2017. But DeLorenzo is enjoying a…

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WHALEY, GO​DOWN AND GULICK ADD THEIR NAMES TO THREE FOR ALL WINNERS

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WHALEY, GO​DOWN AND GULICK ADD THEIR NAMES TO THREE FOR ALL WINNERS Story By: Deb Smith/Bridgeport Speedway Photos By: Jim Brown/RacersGuide.com For the fourth season in a row, the Bridgeport Speedway offered their Three For All event - three headline divisions in one racing program for one admission as the Super Late Models, 358 Small Block Modifieds and USAC East Coast Wingless Sprint Cars provided an exciting night of racing. For the first time, the Three for All action was moved to the Design for Vision/Sunglass Central 3/8th mile track at Bridgeport as the drivers from all three divisions offered…

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Friesen Again Proves Mastery of Long Tracks, Wins Orange County Fair Speedway $10,000 Grand Prize.

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Friesen Again Proves Mastery of Long Tracks, Wins Orange County Fair Speedway $10,000 Grand Prize. Story By: Joe Grabianowski/DIRTcar Photos By: Dan DeMarco/RacersGuide.com MIDDLETOWN, NY – July 19, 2018 – After a daring pass on no. 19 Tim Fuller, Stewart Friesen in the Halmar Racing no. 44 showed the eager Orange County Fair crowd why he is one of the best short track racers in the country. Friesen, a five-time winner of NAPA Super DIRT Week and NASCAR Camping World Truck driver, was able to stretch out his lead during long green flag runs as well as hold off attempted…

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PIONEER POLE BUILDINGS JERSEY RUSH VIII AT NEW EGYPT SPEEDWAY TUESDAY, JULY 24

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GET READY, SET, GO TO. . . . . PIONEER POLE BUILDINGS JERSEY RUSH VIII AT NEW EGYPT SPEEDWAY TUESDAY, JULY 24, 410 SPRINTS, MODIFIEDS & SPORTSMAN ON BIG RACE CARD Story By: Bob Miller/TOTH Photos By: Harry Meeks/RacersGuide.com NEW EGYPT, NJ (JULY 20, 2018) – Greg Hodnett, Lucas Wolfe, JJ Grasso, Ryan Smith, some of the top 410 Sprint Car drivers in the region come to New Egypt Speedway on Tuesday, July 24 for the only New Jersey 410 Sprint Car race of the season. Pioneer Pole Buildings presents Jersey Rush VIII – a tripleheader event that includes the…

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Free Fan Pit Pass Upgrades Available Through July 24 for Hall of Fame Weekend

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Free Fan Pit Pass Upgrades Available Through July 24 for Hall of Fame Weekend Story By: Dan Kapuscinski/Weedsport Speedway Photos By: Mike Johnson/RacersGuide.com WEEDSPORT, NY (July 19, 2018) – Hall of Fame Weekend at Weedsport Speedway is just a week away featuring the Craftsman World of Outlaws Sprint Car Series, the Super DIRTcar Series Big Block Modifieds and the Spano Container Sportsman Shootout Series with free fan pit pass upgrades available for both nights through Tuesday, July 24. Fans purchasing reserved seats for either night of Hall of Fame Weekend by July 24 are able to redeem a free fan…

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FRIDAY AND SATURDAY NIGHT AUTO RACING ACTION AT GRANDVIEW

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ENDUROS AND VINTAGE RACERS ON FRIDAY NIGHT AT GRANDVIEW SPEEDWAY; SATURDAY NIGHT IT IS HATFIELD MEATS MODIFIEDS, LATE MODELS, SPORTSMAN AND VINTAGE CARS Story By: Ernie Saxton/Grandview Speedway Photos By: George Steigerwalt/RacersGuide.com BECHTELSVILLE, PA JULY 19, 2018 . . . Two action packed nights of auto racing excitement are set for this weekend at Grandview Speedway. It all gets started with what could very well be called BARGAIN NIGHT on Friday night at 6 p.m. The Outlaw Enduros , Big and Small cars, will each run in 100 lap events and Blast from the Past Vintage Modifieds will present some…

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“THE JACK” COMING TO FONDA ON WEDNESDAY, AUGUST 1

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“THE JACK” COMING TO FONDA ON WEDNESDAY, AUGUST 1 Story By: Ron Szczerba/Fonda Speedway Photos By: Dave Dalesandro/RacersGuide.com Fonda, NY – “The Jack” will be held at the “Track of Champions” Fonda Speedway on Wednesday, August 1 featuring not only the 100-lap event for the modifieds but also the 30-lap Hondo Classic for pro stocks and a street stock challenge with racing set to start at 7:15 p.m. DIRTcar made this official in a press release earlier this year saying: “In order to further honor the career of an outstanding big block modified driver, the Fourth Annual Jack Johnson Tribute…

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Hot Racing Nights Continue At The Fulton Speedway, Saturday, July 21

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Hot Racing Nights Continue At The Fulton Speedway, Saturday, July 21 Story By: Dave Medler/Fulton Speedway Photos By: Mike Johnson/RacersGuide.com FULTON, NY – The racing action has been as hot as the weather at the Fulton Speedway. Last week there were last lap passes for wins and feature winners winning by less the one-second at the finish. This Saturday, July 21 the side-by-side racing just inches apart will continue when marketing partner Ingles Performance presents a night of fast, family affordable racing thrills. Doing battle on the “Highbanks” will be the Tracey Road Equipment DIRTcar 358 Modifieds, SUNY Canton DIRTcar…

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Syracuse Haulers To Present Friday, July 20 Racing At The Brewerton Speedway

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Syracuse Haulers To Present Friday, July 20 Racing At The Brewerton Speedway Story By: Dave Medler/Brewerton Speedway Photos By: Mike Johnson/RacersGuide.com BREWERTON, NY – Brewerton Speedway marketing partner Syracuse Haulers will present a night of exciting, fast, family affordable racing this Friday, July 20th. Racing on the “D-Shaped Dirt Demon” will be the ground pounding, 800 horsepower Tracey Road Equipment DIRTcar Big Block Modifieds, SUNY Canton DIRTcar Sportsman, STARS Mod Lites and the JB Logging & Firewood 4-Cylinders. Adult grandstand admission is $12 with everyone 18 years old and younger free. If you bring a Syracuse Nationals ticket receive half-price…

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DIRTcar 358 Modified Swings Through Brewerton & Fulton This Weekend

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MDA To Have Big Presence At Brewerton Speedway DIRTcar 358 Modified Series Friday, July 27; Fulton Speedway To Host Unique eCigs 358 Modified Series Saturday, July 28 Story By: Dave Medler/Brewerton Speedway Photos By: Mike Johnson/RacersGuide.com BREWERTON, NY – The Muscular Dystrophy Association of Syracuse, NY will have a big presence at the Brewerton Speedway on Friday, July 27 when the stars and cars of the highly anticipated DIRTcar 358 Modified Series will do battle in the $4,000-To-Win- MDA 100 presented by Gillee’s NAPA Auto Parts & CITGO Lubricants. The SUNY Canton DIRTcar Sportsman, STARS Mod Lites and JB Logging…

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Boosted $3,250 To Win Both Sunoco Modifieds & Super Late Models Friday At Georgetown

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Boosted $3,250 To Win Both Sunoco Modifieds & Super Late Models Friday At Georgetown Speedway Story By: Brett Deyo/Georgetown Speedway Photos By: Pete MacDonald/RacersGuide.com GEORGETOWN, DE – The stakes have risen for Friday night’s double-headliner event at Georgetown Speedway. Thanks to the support of area businesses, BOTH the Sunoco Modified and Super Late Model divisions will compete for $3,250 to win on Blue Hen Dispose-All Night at the Sussex County half-mile oval this Friday, July 20. The Sunoco Modified event was slated to pay $3,000 for its distance of 30 laps. Stockley Tavern, located just south of the speedway on…

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TWO NIGHTS OF RACING COMING UP AT GRANDVIEW SPEEDWAY, JULY 20 AND 21

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TWO NIGHTS OF RACING COMING UP AT GRANDVIEW SPEEDWAY, JULY 20 AND 21 MIKE GULAR, LOUDEN REIMERT AND DANNY SNYDER CONTINUE TO LEAD THE POINT CHASE Story By: Ernie Saxton/Grandview Speedway Photos By: George Steigerwalt/RacersGuide.com BECHTELSVILLE, PA JULY 16, 2018 . . . For the first time the Outlaw Enduros and Blast from the Past Vintage racers will be in action on a Friday, July 20th, 6 p.m. at Grandview Speedway. The Outlaw Enduros (Big and Small cars) and Blast from the Past Vintage Modifieds, normally seen on Sunday afternoons, will present some exciting action but are also adding some…

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Point Champs Marcuccilli & DePuy, Kid Karklin Clear Winners At Canandaigua

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Point Champs Marcuccilli & DePuy, Kid Karklin Clear Winners At Canandaigua Trying track conditions force LOLR promoter Paul Cole to postpone Big-Block Modified main Story By: Tom Skibinski/LOL Raceway Photos By: Mark Ranalletta/RacersGuide.com Canandaigua, NY – July 14, 2018 - On a night promoter Paul Cole faced the forecast of possible rain showers across the region, it was ironically the recent unseasonably dry weather that ultimately forced him to curtail the 'Saturday Spectacular' at Land Of Legends Raceway. Plagued by an uncharacteristically rough racing surface giving way to dusty track conditions, first-year LOLR landlord Cole weighed the options and with…

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Short Track Super Series Looks To Make More Memories July 25 At Afton Motorsports Park

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Short Track Super Series Looks To Make More Memories July 25 At Afton Motorsports Park Story By: Brett Deyo/SSTS Photos By: Dave Dalesandro/RacersGuide.com AFTON, NY – The picturesque fairgrounds speedway located just off Interstate 88 has provided many memorable moments in the history of the Bob Hilbert Sportswear Short Track Super Series (STSS) Fueled By Sunoco. Afton Motorsports Park has hosted more STSS events – a total of eight – than any other track since the series was formed in 2014. And back in 2006, Afton was the site of the first-ever promotion by STSS organizer Brett Deyo with the…

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RUTSKI ROLLS TO HIS SECOND MODIFIED WIN OF THE YEAR AT NEW EGYPT

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RUTSKI ROLLS TO HIS SECOND MODIFIED WIN OF THE YEAR AT NEW EGYPT SPEEDWAY Story By: Mike Wisniewski/New Egypt Speedway Photos By: Ted Malinowski & Harry Meeks/RacersGuide.com New Egypt, NJ (July 15, 2018) - At New Egypt Speedway's Premio Foods Little League Night, Rich Rutski rolled to his second Modified feature win of the year. The Hammer Sportsman feature was taken by Billy Osmun. Bill Liedtka won the Street Stock main event while Joe Garey Sr. was the victor in the 4-Cylinder race. After the original start was marred by a multi-car tangle in turn one, the 30-lap Modified feature…

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$10,000 Awaits Short Track Super Series Winner Sunday, July 29 At BAPS Motor Speedway For York County Nationals

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$10,000 Awaits Short Track Super Series Winner Sunday, July 29 At BAPS Motor Speedway For York County Nationals Story By: Brett Deyo/SSTS Photos By: Pete MacDonald/RacersGuide.com NEWBERRYTOWN, PA – With $10,000 awaiting the winner of a 50-lap main event, the Bob Hilbert Sportswear Short Track Super Series (STSS) Fueled By Sunoco approaches its richest event of the year on Sunday, July 29. The red clay of BAPS Motor Speedway is the host, while Sunoco Race Fuels and Insinger Performance present the York County Nationals for STSS big-block/small-block Modifieds in the division’s sole 2018 appearance at the Newberrytown, Pa., facility. In…

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MANMILLER, WILSON AND LISOWSKI ADD NAMES TO GROWING FEATURE WINNERS LIST AT GRANDVIEW

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MANMILLER, WILSON AND LISOWSKI ADD NAMES TO GROWING FEATURE WINNERS LIST DURING WHELEN ENGINEERING NIGHT AT GRANDVIEW SPEEDWAY Story By: Ernie Saxton/Grandview Speedway Photos By: George Steigerwalt/RacersGuide.com BECHTELSVILLE, PA. July 15, 2018 . . . Every NASCAR feature winner that stood in victory lane on Saturday night at Grandview Speedway in the action sponsored by Whelen Engineering posted their first feature win of the season. Doug Manmiller worked hard to take home the checkered in the T.P. Trailers 30-lap NASCAR Modified feature. First “The Handler” battled with veteran racer Ray Swinehart for 11 laps before he merged ahead on the…

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CONSTANTINO EARNS FIRST KOD VICTORY AT FONDA

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CONSTANTINO EARNS FIRST KOD VICTORY AT FONDA Two Races Left On Sportsman Tour To Crown 2018 King Story By: Rob Hazer/King of Dirt Photos By: Jeff Karabin/Fonda Speedway July 16, 2018 (Fonda, NY) – David Constantino has been bad fast in previous King Of Dirt Racing Sportsman events, but victory has eluded the DKM driver. That is until Saturday night at the track of champions, where Constantino fought his way to the lead and held off late race challenges from Jeremy Pitts to earn his first career KOD Sportsman tour victory. The night started off with the unique format used…

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McLaughlin Wins Exciting Brewerton Modified Feature

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Max McLaughlin Wins Exciting Brewerton Speedway Modified Feature Story By: Dave Medler/Brewerton Speedway Photos By: Mike Johnson/RacersGuide.com BREWERTON, NY – Coming into Friday night racing at the Brewerton Speedway, Mooresville, NC racer Max McLaughlin sat fourth in the Tracey Road Equipment DIRTcar Big Block Modified point standings with his consistent finishes. One thing evaded him, a trip to victory lane. McLaughlin started the 35-lap feature in 9th spot and would steadily work his way to the front where he would have a close battle lap after lap with race leader Gary Tomkins. On lap 30 McLaughlin would grab the narrow…

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Modified Racing Civil War Monday Night At Big Diamond Speedway

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Modified Racing Civil War Monday Night At Big Diamond Speedway When Short Track Super Series North & South Regions Collide Story By: Brett Deyo/SSTS Photos By: Pete MacDonald/RacersGuide.com MINERSVILLE, PA – For Modified fans, Monday night (July 16) at Big Diamond Speedway will produce a Civil war. For the only time in 2018, the Bob Hilbert Sportswear Short Track Super Series (STSS) Fueled By Sunoco Halmar International North Region and Velocita-USA South Region clash on the same battlefield. It all goes down in Coal Country with the 50-lap ‘Anthracite Assault’ offering $5,000 to the winner, $1,000 for 10th, $400 to…

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$1,000 Sportsman Bonus On the Line in Hall of Fame Double Header Challenge at Weedsport

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$1,000 Sportsman Bonus On the Line in Hall of Fame Double Header Challenge at Weedsport Story By: Dan Kapuscinski/Weedsport Speedway Photos By: Mike Johnson/RacersGuide.com WEEDSPORT, NY (July 13, 2018) – Race fans from across the region are making plans to be at Weedsport Speedway on Hall of Fame Weekend, set or July 28-29, with the Craftsman World of Outlaws Sprint Cars and the Super DIRTcar Series Big Block Modifieds headlining action. However, a stellar field of Spano Container Sportsman Shootout Series drivers will also join the lineup on each night, with a cool $1,000 bonus on the line for the…

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HBR Racing Recap 7/12/18

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HBR Racing Recap 7/12/18 Story By: Mandee Pauch/MPR Photos By: Mike Johnson/RacersGuide.com Mandee Pauch Relations – July 12, 2018 – The Heinke-Baldwin race team had an outstanding weekend where they collected three victories in just five races. Jimmy Phelps collected a win at their Friday night home track and his first Super DIRTcar Series victory since 2016 at Utica-Rome Speedway, while Max McLaughlin grabbed an emotional win at Land of Legends Raceway on Saturday. The Heinke-Baldwin race team had a very busy week in New York. Their week kicked off on Thursday at Land of Legends Raceway with the Super…

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Fulton Speedway Returns To Action Saturday, July 14 With Racing, Family Autograph And Yellow Out Night

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Fulton Speedway Returns To Action Saturday, July 14 With Racing, Family Autograph And Yellow Out Night Story By: Dave Medler/Fulton Speedway Photos By: Mike Johnson/RacersGuide.com FULTON, NY – This Saturday, July 14 fast, family affordable fun racing returns to the “Highbanks” of the Fulton Speedway presented by Burdick Ford of Central Square. On the race card will be the Tracey Road Equipment DIRTcar 358 Modifieds, SUNY Canton DIRTcar Sportsman, Billy Whittaker Cars & Trux RUSH Late Models and the E&V Energy Novice Sportsman. Adult admission is $12 with everyone 18 years old and under free. Pit admission is $27 Member,…

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Four Division Racing Plus One-On-One Spectator Races At The Brewerton Speedway Friday

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Four Division Racing Plus One-On-One Spectator Races At The Brewerton Speedway Friday, July 13 Story By: Dave Medler/Brewerton Speedway Photos By: Mike Johnson/RacersGuide.com BREWERTON, NY – The racing at the Brewerton Speedway has been as hot as the weather, this Friday, July 13 will be no different as Pro Edge Property Maintenance will present a night of family affordable racing excitement. Racing on the “D-Shaped Dirt Demon” will be the Tracey Road Equipment DIRTcar Big Block Modifieds, SUNY Canton DIRTcar Sportsman, JB Logging & Firewood 4-Cylinders.The STARS Mod Lites will run a holdover feature plus the scheduled heats and feature.…

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Shocking Finish Leads to Brett Hearn’s First Series Win of 2018

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Shocking Finish Leads to Brett Hearn's First Series Win of 2018 Story By: Joe Grabianowski/Super DIRTcar Series Photos By: Mark Ranalletta/RacersGuide.com DUNDEE, NY – July 10, 2018 – It looked like nothing would stop five-time Super DIRT Week Champion and NASCAR Camping World Truck Series driver Stewart Friesen from driving away with the Ultimate Outlaw 100, but a late race mechanical failure sent the no. 44 behind the wall with just nine laps left. Brett The Jet Hearn inherited the lead and never looked back, taking the checkered flag for the Ultimate Outlaw 100 at Outlaw Speedway in Dundee, NY.…

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Weedsport Speedway’s Hall of Fame Weekend Features World of Outlaws Sprints and Super DIRTcar Series Big Block Modifieds

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Weedsport Speedway's Hall of Fame Weekend Features World of Outlaws Sprints and Super DIRTcar Series Big Block Modifieds Story By: Dan Kapuscinski/Weedsport Speedway Photos By: Mark Ranalletta & Mike Johnson/RacersGuide.com WEEDSPORT, NY (July 10, 2018) – The all-new Hall of Fame Weekend at Weedsport Speedway on July 28-29 is quickly making headlines as the blockbuster event of the summer in Central New York motorsports circles. Two full nights of racing will include the Super DIRTcar Series Big Block Modified Hall of Fame 100 presented by Beam Mack Sales & Service and Page Trucking on Saturday, July 28 with the return…

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Take Two: Short Track Super Series Combination Event Monday, July 16 at Big Diamond

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Take Two: Short Track Super Series Combination Event Monday, July 16 at Big Diamond Speedway Story By: Brett Deyo/SSTS Photos By: Pete MacDonald/RacersGuide.com MINERSVILLE, PA – Take two! Since a June 5 rainstorm washed away the scheduled ‘Anthracite Assault’ at Big Diamond Speedway, race fans have been awaiting the new date. Finally, on Monday, July 16, their wait is over. The only combined Bob Hilbert Sportswear Short Track Super Series (STSS) Fueled By Sunoco Halmar International North Region and Velocita-USA South Region event of 2018 takes over the Minersville, Pa., oval in a 50-lap main paying $5,000 to win, $1,000…

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TIGHT POINT BATTLES CONTINUE IN WHELEN ENGINEERING NIGHT AT GRANDVIEW SATURDAY

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TIGHT POINT BATTLES CONTINUE IN WHELEN ENGINEERING NIGHT AT GRANDVIEW SATURDAY GULAR, SNYDER AND REIMERT LEAD THE NASCAR STANDINGS Story By: Ernie Saxton/Grandview Speedway Photos By: Kirsten Snyder/Grandview Speedway BECHTELSVILLE, PA July 9, 2018 . . . Ten time T.P.Trailers NASCAR 358 Modified champion Craig Von Dohren is shooting for his 11th title this season at NASCAR sanctioned Grandview Speedway. Last Saturday night he drove to his second win of the season and that moved him closer to his goal. However there is a stumbling block in his way and that is hard charging Mike Gular who does not have…

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Two Headline Divisions, One Big Night: Sunoco Modifieds & Super Late Models Headline Friday, July 20 Georgetown Speedway Show

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Two Headline Divisions, One Big Night: Sunoco Modifieds & Super Late Models Headline Friday, July 20 Georgetown Speedway Show Story By: Brett Deyo/Georgetown Speedway Photos By: Harry Meeks/RacersGuide.com GEORGETOWN, DE – Two headline divisions, one big night. On Friday, July 20, Georgetown Speedway returns to action with a huge event headlined by Sunoco Modifieds ($3,000 to win, 30 laps) and Super Late Models ($2,700 to win, 25 laps) all on one race night! The night’s events are sponsored by Blue Hen Dispose-All located in Millsboro, Del. Sunoco Modifieds are back on the banked half-mile oval for the first time in…

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KOD 358 MODIFIED SCHEDULE ADJUSTMENT

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KOD 358 MODIFIED SCHEDULE ADJUSTMENT Glen Ridge Race Moved To Fonda Speedway Story By: Rob Hazer/KOD Photos By: Jeff Karabin/GRMP July 9, 2018 (Fonda, NY) – King Of Dirt Racing announcing today that ‘Rumble On The Ridge’ is now ‘Rumble On The River’, as the 358 Modified race scheduled at Glen Ridge Motorsports Park has been cancelled and moved to Fonda Speedway as of Sunday afternoon. KOD series officials were notified Sunday afternoon the race at ‘The Ridge’ wouldn’t be taking place on Wednesday July 18th by a track official. “I had reached out to track promoter Ray Sefrin and…

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Billy Whittaker Overcomes Adversity To Win Fulton Speedway Modified Feature

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Billy Whittaker Overcomes Adversity To Win Fulton Speedway Modified Feature; Family Autograph Night and Yellow Out Saturday, July 14 Story By: Dave Medler/Fulton Speedway Photos By: Mike Johnson/RacersGuide.com FULTON, NY – From the moment Billy Whittaker hit the speedway for hot laps he knew it was going to be a long race night. All night long he battled fuel pump problems and related he thought come feature time he might make it 3 laps and would have to pull into the pits. Not only did his crew thrash to get him out on the speedway for the feature without it…

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GROSSO SPARKLES AT NEW EGYPT SPEEDWAY’S FIRECRACKER 40

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GROSSO SPARKLES AT NEW EGYPT SPEEDWAY'S FIRECRACKER 40 Story By: Mike Wisniewski/New Egypt Speedway Photos By: Ted Malinowski & Dave Kovacs/RacersGuide.com New Egypt, NJ (July 8, 2018) - At New Egypt Speedway's Firecracker 40 presented by Pakenham Motorsports, Brandon Grosso scored the win in the Modified feature. Eddie Strada took the checkered flag in the USAC East Coast Wingless Sprint Car main event. The Crate Modified feature was won by Connor King. Joe Garey, Jr. scored the victory in the 4-Cylinder race. After two cautions, the Firecracker 40 for the Modifieds got underway with Rich Rutski in front and Ryan…

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DANNY SNYDER WINS THIRD FIRECRACKER 40 LATE MODEL RACE

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DANNY SNYDER WINS THIRD FIRECRACKER 40 LATE MODEL RACE, VONDOHREN WINS SECOND MOD FEATURE OF 2018 AND ARNOLD IS TOPS IN SPORTSMAN AT GRANDVIEW SPEEDWAY Story By: Ernie Saxton/Grandview Speedway Photos By: Kirsten Snyder/RacersGuide.com BECHTELSVILLE, PA. July 8, 2018 . . . Craig Von Dohren collected his second T.P. Trailers 30-lap NASCAR Modified feature victory of the season by holding off the hard-charging run of Mike Gular, the current Mod point leader, who was closing in during the final stages through the aid of the lapped cars. The Saturday night win didn’t come easy for Von Dohren, the ten-time and…

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Phelps Makes Statement With Brewerton Speedway win

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Jimmy Phelps Makes Statement With Brewerton Speedway win; One-On-One Spectator Races July 13 Story By: Dave Medler/Brewerton Speedway Photos By: Mike Johnson/RacersGuide.com BREWERTON, NY – Coming into Friday night Jimmy Phelps was the Brewerton Speedway Tracey Road Equipment DIRTcar Big Block Modified points leader with his consistent finishes. One thing evaded him, a trip to victory lane in 2018. Phelps, from Baldwinsville, NY, started the 35-lap feature in 11th position and worked to the front of the field with his car working anywhere on the speedway. Phelps took over second with 10-laps to go and then set his sights on…

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THE JERSEY RUSH VIII, THE ULTIMATE TRIPLE HEADER AT NEW EGYPT SPEEDWAY TUESDAY, JULY 24

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PIONEER POLE BUILDINGS PRESENT THE JERSEY RUSH VIII, THE ULTIMATE TRIPLE HEADER AT NEW EGYPT SPEEDWAY TUESDAY, JULY 24 Story By: Bob Miller/TOTH Photos By: Harry Meeks & John John Lane/RacersGuide.com NEW EGYPT, NJ July 7, 2018. . . . .The most powerful race cars on dirt will make their only appearance in the state of New Jersey, Tuesday night, July 24 when Pioneer Pole Buildings present, The Jersey Rush VIII, the ultimate triple header at the New Egypt Speedway in New Egypt, NJ. The highlight of this popular event, now in its’ eighth season are the 410 sprint cars,…

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Hearn Strikes Late For Malta Score

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Hearn Strikes Late For Malta Score Race Report By: Tom Boggie /Albany Saratoga Speedway Media Photos By: Dave Dalesandro /MSI Photo MALTA, NY – Brett Hearn hasn’t won over 900 races by giving up when things look hopeless. After watching Keith Flach open up what looked to be an insurmountable lead Friday night, Hearn used lapped traffic to steal Flach’s momentum and come away with his second win of the season in the 35-lap modified feature that highlighted Albany-Saratoga Speedway’s “Friday Night Lights.” Flach, who was also looking for his second win of the season, started eighth, quickly made his…

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Flag-To-Flag Firsts For Fairgrounds Favorites Danny Johnson & Chuck Hebing

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Flag-To-Flag Firsts For Fairgrounds Favorites Danny Johnson & Chuck Hebing 'Doctor' dominates SDS showdown, 'Cobra' cruises uncontested in LOLR 360 Series shootout Story By: Tom Skibinski/LOL Raceway Photos By: Mark Ranalletta/RacersGuide.com Canandaigua, NY – Another hot day. Another red hot performance staged by open-wheel all-stars Danny Johnson and Chuck Hebing as the veteran chauffeurs posted convincing victories in their homecoming to wine country on Thursday. The Independence Day holiday special marked the return of both the Super DIRTcar Series for Big-Block Modifieds and 360 Sprint Classic Series for Lucas Oil Empire Super Sprints to Land Of Legends Raceway on July 5.…

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HBR Racing Recap 7/4/18

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HBR Racing Recap 7/4/18 Story By: Mandee Pauch/MPR Photos By: Mark Ranalletta/RacersGuide.com The weight has finally been lifted. After eight consistent top-ten finishes at Land of Legends Raceway, The Baldwinsville Bandit broke the monkey off of his back and picked up his first win of the season Saturday night. “It’s kind of a big relief because we ended up getting to the point where we’ve been running up front but not winning,” said Jimmy Phelps. The busy three-day weekend for the HBR team opened at their Friday night home track, Brewerton Speedway. Phelps won his heat from his sixth-place starting…

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Sprint Cars And Big Block Modifieds Headline Brewerton Speedway Friday, July 6 Racing

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Sprint Cars And Big Block Modifieds Headline Brewerton Speedway Friday, July 6 Racing; Camping And Race Car Haulers Information Story By: Dave Medler/Brewerton Speedway Photos By: Mike Johnson/RacersGuide.com BREWERTON, NY – The grandstand shaking and raw horsepower of two of the fastest divisions in the Northeast will converge on the Brewerton Speedway Friday, July 6 in an exciting race night presented by A-Verdi Storage Containers. The best 360 Sprint Car racers in the Northeast plus the provinces of Ontario & Quebec, Canada will be ready to do battle on the ‘D-Shaped Dirt Demon’ in the highly anticipated and fan favorite…

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Home-Track Advantage Plays Into Jerry Higbie’s Hands Tuesday At Accord Speedway

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Home-Track Advantage Plays Into Jerry Higbie’s Hands Tuesday At Accord Speedway, Scores $5,200 ‘Battle of the Bullring’ Payday Story By: Brett Deyo/SSTS Photos By: George Steigerwalt & Pete MacDonald/RacersGuide.com ACCORD, NY – Home-track advantage played into the hands of Jerry Higbie on Tuesday night at Accord Speedway. Higbie, of Newburgh, N.Y., earned his first-career Bob Hilbert Sportswear Short Track Super Series (STSS) Fueled By Sunoco Modified victory at ‘Battle of the Bullring 6’ against an all-star field. Higbie, a regular at the quarter-mile oval on Friday nights, pocketed $5,200 for his efforts with the Steve Lowitt-owned No. 48 in Race…

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MODIFIEDS ARE SET TO LIGHT IT UP AT NEW EGYPT SPEEDWAY’S FIRECRACKER 40; USAC EC INVADES

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MODIFIEDS ARE SET TO LIGHT IT UP AT NEW EGYPT SPEEDWAY'S FIRECRACKER 40 Story By: Mike Wisniewski/New Egypt Speedway Photos By: Ted Malinowski/RacersGuide.com New Egypt, NJ (July 3, 2018) - On Saturday, July 7 at New Egypt Speedway, the mighty Modifieds are set to light up the dirt oval with the running of the Firecracker 40 presented by Pakenham Motorsports. The extra distance 40-lap Modified contest will headline the race card as the month of July at the Ocean County facility is set to feature several big events. Pakenham Motorsports drivers Dominick Buffalino and Rich Rutski will be competing against…

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Sheppard Wins O’Canada 100 on a Hot Night at Cornwall

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Super Matt Sheppard Wins O’Canada 100 on a Hot Night at Cornwall Motor Speedway Story By: Joe Grabianowski/Super DIRTcar Series Photos By: Rick Young & Mark Ranalletta/RacersGuide.com CORNWALL, ONT – July 1, 2018 – Matt Sheppard willed his way to the front of the pack to win the Super DIRTcar Series O’Canada 100 over hometown heroes Chris Raabe and Kyle Ringwall. Sheppard swept the night but did not start on the pole. He took the Billy Whitaker Cars & Trux Fast-Time award, won his Heat Race, but then in the redraw, picked position seven. At the drop of the green…

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Britten & Phelps Scorch Field In Land Of Legends Big-Block Doubleheader

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Britten & Phelps Scorch Field In Land Of Legends Big-Block Doubleheader Marcuccilli marches, Ruggles rallies and Pangrazio prances in fairgrounds firestorm Story By:Tom Skibinski/Land of Legends Raceway Photos By: Mark Ranalletta/RacersGuide.com Canandaigua, NY – June 30, 2018 – As temperatures broke the 90-degree barrier over the weekend, former teammates Peter Britten and Jimmy Phelps kept their cool as they split Pepsi Big-Block Modified mains at Land Of Legends Raceway in the last 'Saturday Spectacular' of the month in Canandaigua on June 30. Britten captured the Product 9-sponsored 35-lapper that was rain-delayed from last Saturday before Phelps collected $3,000 for his first…

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Jordan McCreadie Cruises To First Ever Fulton Speedway Modified Win

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Jordan McCreadie Cruises To First Ever Fulton Speedway Modified Win; Empire Super Sprints Speedweek Saturday, July 7 Story By: Dave Medler/Fulton Speedway Photos By: Mike Johnson/RacersGuide.com FULTON, NY – In his first full season at the Fulton Speedway, Jordan McCreadie from Watertown, NY related he really didn’t expect to run as well as they have as a weekly competitor. Saturday night McCreadie was as hot as the temperatures by dominating the caution free $2,000-to-win 50-lap Unique eCigs 358 Modified Series race one in the three-race series. Other feature winners on Collectibles Galore & Oswego County Today night were Brandon Ford…

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MATT STANGLE WINS HIS FIRST CAREER MODIFIED FEATURE AT NEW EGYPT SPEEDWAY

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MATT STANGLE WINS HIS FIRST CAREER MODIFIED FEATURE AT NEW EGYPT SPEEDWAY Story By: Mike Wisniewski/New Egypt Speedway Photos By: Ted Malinowski/RacersGuide.com New Egypt, NJ (July 1, 2018) - At New Egypt Speedway's Throwback Night, Matt Stangle won his first career Modified feature. The Mr. Crate Classic for the Crate Modifieds went to Connor King. Jermain Godshall bested the field in the main event for the Larry's Hot Rods & Harley's Northeast Wingless Sprint Cars. Jon Meyer was the victor in the Street Stock race and Joe Garey, Sr. took top honors in the 4-Cylinder contest. As the green flag…

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KRESSLEY SCORES THIRD MODIFIED VICTORY AT GRANDVIEW

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KRESSLEY SCORES THIRD MODIFIED VICTORY AT GRANDVIEW, 3 OTHERS JOIN THE WINNER’S CIRCLE ON BECHTELSVILLE CAR WASH NIGHT Story By: Ernie Saxton/Grandview Speedway Photos By: George Steigerwalt/RacersGuide.com BECHTELSVILLE, PA. JULY 1, 2018 . . . Saturday night at Grandview Speedway in activities sponsored by Bechtelsville Car Wash, Brett “The Threat” Kressley scored his third T.P. Trailers NASCAR 30-lap Modified feature victory by outdistancing runner-up Duane Howard. In the 25-lap NASCAR Sportsman feature Ryan Beltz scored his second point career win in the event. Tim Tanner Jr. was the victor in the 25-lap Delaware Auto Exchange Mid-Atlantic Sprint Series Sprint feature.…

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