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All Systems Go For Accord Speedway Opener Friday April 21st

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ACCORD SPEEDWAY OPENS FOR THE 2017 SEASON Story By: STEVE PADOS / ACCORD SPEEDWAY MEDIA Photos By: DAVE DALESANDRO / RACERSGUIDE.COM Accord NY.- April 20, 2017- The Tri-State area saw many of the speedways open their new seasons last week. Accord Speedway hosted what would be their lone practice session last Friday evening with close to ninety cars showing up to test and tune and prepare for the 2017 racing season ahead. Promoters Gary and Donna Palmer will now focus their attention to opening night at their  pristine quarter mile speedway this coming Friday evening, April 21st with all six…

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Past ‘Gobbler’ Winners Danny Johnson & Anthony Perrego In Different Seats For 2016 Edition

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Past ‘Gobbler’ Winners Danny Johnson & Anthony Perrego In Different Seats For 2016 Edition; Northeast Dirt-Track Finale Set For November 26 At Accord Speedway Story By: Brett Deyo/SSTS - Photos By: Dave Dalesandro & Pete MacDonald/RacersGuide.com ACCORD, NY – Race fans, this is it. The final 2016 shot to see outdoor dirt-track racing in the Northeast takes place at Accord Speedway on Saturday, November 26 with the fourth running of the post-Thanksgiving ‘Gobbler’ finale. Fans will enjoy a “full plate” of racing to include the ‘Mashed Potato’ Modifieds in a 50-lap, $5,000-to-win contest, the ‘Turkey 25’ for Open vs. Crate…

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The ‘Doctor’ Gobbles Up the Field at Accord – Story By: Matt Noles

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[xyz-ihs snippet="Posts-Ad"] The ‘Doctor’ Gobbles Up the Field at Accord Danny Johnson Survives a Late-Race Charge by Billy VanInwegen to Grab the Victory in Brett Deyo’s ‘Gobbler’ at Accord; Takes Home $5,500 for His Efforts Story By: MATT NOLES / RACERSGUIDE.COM ACCORD, NY- December 6, 2015- They say that good things come to those who wait. After rain postponed the third annual running of Brett Deyo’s ‘Gobbler’ event last Saturday at the Accord Speedway, many faithful race fans were left wondering what it would be like to attend a dirt race in December. Needless to say, their questions were answered.…

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2016 Short Track Super Series Schedule Released

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[xyz-ihs snippet="Posts-Ad"] 2016 Short Track Super Series Schedule Released The 2016 Short Track Super Series Fueled by VP has released their tentative 2016 schedule. The series will once again be split into a North and a South Region for 2016. Stewart Friesen and Ryan Watt picked up the 2015 season crowns individually. The first 'South' race will be March 12th at the Georgetown Speedway with the Melvin Joseph Memorial paying $4,900 to win. The first 'North' race will be held on April 2nd at the Orange County Fair Speedway for the 3rd Annual Hard Clay Open. 2016 Short Track Super…

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Accord Speedway ‘Gobbler’ Will Have To Wait Seven More Days

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[xyz-ihs snippet="Posts-Ad"] Accord Speedway ‘Gobbler’ Will Have To Wait Seven More Days; Worsening Forecast, Mother Nature Force Postponement To Saturday, December 5 Setting Up Rare New York State December Event ACCORD, NY – A rapidly evolving weather pattern – for the worse – forced the postponement of Saturday’s anticipated ‘Gobbler’ event at Accord Speedway. Dry morning conditions and a promising forecast deteriorated quickly on Saturday. As race teams and fans filed into the Ulster County quarter-mile oval, a light mist became a steady rain, temperatures dropped and percentages for precipitation in the afternoon began to climb. Shortly after 10 a.m.,…

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Star-Studded Field Assembling For 2015 Northeast Dirt-Track Finale Coming Up Saturday, November 28 At Accord Speedway

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[xyz-ihs snippet="Posts-Ad"] Star-Studded Field Assembling For 2015 Northeast Dirt-Track Finale Coming Up Saturday, November 28 At Accord Speedway; Annual Post-Thanksgiving ‘Gobbler’ Provides Big Money For Race Teams ACCORD, NY – The final dirt-track event of 2015 is approaching and an all-star lineup of drivers will clash at Accord Speedway this Saturday, November 28 for the ‘Gobbler’ post-Thanksgiving event. Headlining the ‘Gobbler’ spectacular is a 50-lap main for big-block/small-block Modifieds offering a healthy $5,500 winner’s share and $300 just to take the green flag. Sportsman (Open vs. Crate 602) race for 25 laps and $1,500 to win plus Crate 602 bonuses.…

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Upstate Auto, United Pump & Tank “Sweeten The Pot” For Accord Speedway ‘Gobbler’ On Saturday, November 28; Purses Go Up, Bonuses Posted

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[xyz-ihs snippet="Posts-Ad"] Upstate Auto, United Pump & Tank “Sweeten The Pot” For Accord Speedway ‘Gobbler’ On Saturday, November 28; Purses Go Up, Bonuses Posted ACCORD, NY – The ‘Gobbler’ at Accord Speedway is not only the last dirt-track event in the Northeast for 2015. It is also becoming one of the richest. Marketing partners continue to “sweeten the pot” for the post-Thanksgiving special to take place on Saturday, November 28 at the Ulster County quarter-mile oval. Upstate Auto of Germantown, N.Y., has signed on to boost the winner’s shares for both the big-block/small-block Modified and Open vs. Crate 602 Sportsman…

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Any Good Thanksgiving Meal Has Plenty Of Toppings: Accord Speedway ‘Gobbler’ Saturday November 28 Gaining Momentum As Special Awards & Bonuses Are Posted

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[xyz-ihs snippet="Posts-Ad"] Any Good Thanksgiving Meal Has Plenty Of Toppings: Accord Speedway ‘Gobbler’ Saturday November 28 Gaining Momentum As Special Awards & Bonuses Are Posted ACCORD, NY – Any good Thanksgiving meal has plenty of extra toppings. The ‘Gobbler’ 2015 Northeast dirt-track finale at Accord Speedway will have its share of “extras” for competitors taking part in the Saturday, November 28 post-Thanksgiving special. Headlining the ‘Gobbler’ spectacular is a 50-lap main for big-block/small-block Modifieds offering a healthy $5,300 winner’s share and $300 just to take the green flag. Sportsman (Open vs. Crate 602) race for 25 laps and $1,200 to…

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Eat Dinner With The Family, We Provide The Dirt-Track Dessert: Annual ‘Gobbler’ Set For Saturday, November 28 At Accord Speedway; Modifieds, Sportsman, Street Stocks & Slingshots In Action

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[xyz-ihs snippet="Posts-Ad"] Eat Dinner With The Family, We Provide The Dirt-Track Dessert: Annual ‘Gobbler’ Set For Saturday, November 28 At Accord Speedway; Modifieds, Sportsman, Street Stocks & Slingshots In Action ACCORD, NY – Eat dinner with the family. We’ll provide the dirt-track dessert. That has been the motto for the ‘Gobbler’ post-Thanksgiving special at Accord Speedway as the event is set for its third running Saturday, November 28. A full slate of stock car racing at the Ulster County quarter-mile oval will conclude the 2015 dirt-track season in the Northeast. Headlining the ‘Gobbler’ spectacular is a 50-lap main for big-block/small-block…

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Friday Night Results From Around The Area

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Mohawk Internatonal Raceway 8/28/15 358 Modifieds CHRIS RAABE, Carey Terrance, Billy Dunn, Jordan McCreadie, John Mulder, Maxime Viens, David Papineau, Kory Wilder, Matt Woodruff, Wallace Stacey, Danny O'Brien, Roy Delormier, Brian McDonald, Tim Fuller, Tom Conklin, Gage Morin, Larry Welling Jr., Craig Collier, George Foley, Mike Maresca, Dexter Stacey Sportsman DYLAN EVOY, Louie Jackson Jr., Shane Pecore, Corey Wheeler, Zack Arquiett, Mike Maresca, Brianna Ladouceur, Joel Hargrave, Billy Cook, Moise Page, Thomas Cook, Delbert Legrow, Tommy Jock Jr., Junior Delormier, Delbert Legrow Jr., Bruce Makinson, Madison Mulder, Thomas Jock III, Jasmine David, Tim Smythe, Mike Stacey, Greg Snyder, Gilles Godard,…

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Accord Speedway Results 8/7/15

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Friday, August 7th - Kingston Nissan Night United Pump & Tank Modifieds: Jeff Heotzler Sr, Mike Ricci, Jackie Brown, Jeff Heotzler Jr, Rich Ricci Jr, Robbie Green, Corey Lowitt, Brad Rothaupt, Scott Ferrier, Ken Ferrier, Rich Eurich, Dom Roselli Sr, Joe Judge, Mark Pullen, Dom Roselli Jr, Lem Atkins Escape RV Sportsman: Phil Goetchius, Jimmy Wells, Kevin Ward, Dave Werber, Rich Ricci III, Jesse Marks, Ralph Ronk, Joe Giachinta, Jeff Hulseapple, Frank Smith III, Travis Green Healey Brothers Group Spec Sportsman: Nick Plumstead, Robbie Knipe, Dan Speedling, Winter Mead, Dana Carey, Kyle Rohner, Allison Ricci, Nick Johnson, Brandon McGill, Patrick…

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Accord Speedway Results 7/24/15

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United Pump & Tank Modifieds:   Robbie Green, Richie Eurich,  Mike Ricci Jr, Jeff Heotzler Jr, Brad Rothaupt, Joe Judge, Jackie Brown, Scott Ferrier, Justin Gozzi, Rich Ricci Jr, Tommy Johnson, Jeff Heotzler Sr, Mark Pullen, Lem Atkins   Escape RV Sportsman:   Kevin Ward, Randy Green, Dave Werber, Jesse Marks, Jimmy Wells, Greg McCloskey, Joe Giachinta, Ken Ferrier, Ralph Ronk, Phil Goetchius, Frank Smith III, Kevin Krom, Rich Ricci III (DQ)   Healey Brothers Group Spec Sportsman:   Ed Dachenhausen, Dana Carey, Nick Johnson, Winter Mead, Robbie Knipe, Allison Ricci, Jimmy Johnson, Dan Speedling, Phil Johnson, Danny Cross, Nick Plumstead, Patrick…

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Accord Speedway Results 7/10/15

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United Pump & Tank Modifieds:   Jeff Heotzler Sr, Mike Ricci, Scott Ferrier, Jeff Heotzler Jr, Tommy Johnson, Rich Ricci Jr, Jerry Higbie, Jackie Brown, Danny Creeden, Danny Tyler, Robbie Green, Brad Rothaupt, Joe Judge, Mark Pullen, Corey Lowitt, Richie Eurich   Escape RV Sportsman:   Kevin Ward, Jimmy Wells, Joe Giachinta, Dave Werber, Phil Goetchius, Rich Ricci III, Greg McCloskey, Ken Ferrier, Jesse Marks, Ralph Ronk, Bobby Knipe, Randy Green, Eric Moon, Frank Smith III, Joey Bonetti (DNS)   Healey Brothers Group Spec Sportsman:   Allison Ricci, Joey Decker, Ed Dachenhausen, Robbie Knipe, Joey Bruning, Winter Mead, Patrick Murphy, Brandon McGill,…

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Short Track Super Series Fueled By Hi-Tek Bob Hilbert Sportswear North Region Point Standings

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*After Thunder Mountain, June 29 [xyz-ihs snippet="Horizontal-Google-Banner-Series"] Position Car No. Driver OCFS Big D Accord Thunder Total 1 44 Stewart Friesen 100 95 40 95 330 2 27J Danny Johnson 90 54 85 90 319 3 55 Anthony Perrego 65 85 80 85 315 4 3 Tommy Meier 85 56 95 50 286 5 97 Jerry Higbie Jr. 95 40 72 40 247 6 91 Rick Laubach 40 100 48 52 240 7 44R/76R Mike Ricci 76 25 68 68 237 8 34 Andy Bachetti 62 68 60 45 235 9 6X Jackie Brown Jr. 46 40 100 48 234…

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This Friday, July 3rd is FIREWORKS EXTRAVAGANZA! Sponsored by Saugerties Lumber!

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The Holiday weekend starts at the Accord Speedway Friday July 3rd with exciting racing, a Victory Lane Dance Party, Chicken BBQ by Handsome Devil LLC, a Fundraiser to help caregivers with cancer and thrilling Fireworks! [xyz-ihs snippet="Posts-Ad"] Click HERE to win a FREE FAMILY 4-PACK! To enter while on your phone, simply go to our Facebook Page and click the Pinned Post! (2 Adult Admission, 2 Child Admission (ages 11 and under) and $20 to spend on Concessions!) Check out our website for more details: www.accordspeedway.com See ya at the races!

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Friday, July 3rd is our FIREWORKS EXTRAVAGANZA!

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Sponsored by Saugerties Lumber. Fundraiser to benefit Sparrow's Nest plus CHICKEN BBQ prepared by Handsome Devil, LLC! Racing all Divisions - Victory Lane Dance Party - Chicken BBQ - Food, Raffles, Fun! We are seeking donations of items for our Silent Auction Raffle to benefit Sparrow's Nest! Donated Items could include Gift Certificates, Gift Baskets, Certificates for Services Rendered or more! Click here to learn more about Sparrow's Nest! Donated Items will be recognized on our website, Facebook page and at the event and can be made on behalf of Families, Businesses, Race Teams or Individuals and can even be…

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Accord Speedway Results 6/19/15

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Friday, June 12th - Healey Brothers Night Modified: 1. Mike Ricci, 2. Jerry Higbie, 3. Rich Ricci Jr., 4, Jeff Heotzler Sr., 5. Robbie Green, 6. Brad Rothaupt, 7. Joe Judge, 8. Richie Eurich, 9. Lem Atkins, 10. Scott Ferrier, 11. Mark Pullen, 12. Tommy Meier, 13. Jeff Heotzler Jr. Disqualified: Jackie Brown Jr., Corey Lowitt, Danny Tyler. Sportsman: 1. Kevin Ward, 2. Jesse Marks, 3. Jimmy Wells, 4. Dave Werber, 5. Rich Ricci III, 6. Phil Goetschius Jr., 7. Ken Ferrier, 8. Ralph Ronk, 9. Frank Smith III, 10. Joe Bonetti. Spec Sportsman: 1. Dan Speedling, 2. Robbie Knipe, 3.…

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Upcoming Events at Accord Speedway

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Wednesday, June 17th TEST & TUNE NIGHT Pit Gate opens at 4:30 PM - Pit Pass $25 Spectators are free! Concession Stand and Emma's Sweets & Treats will be open. Friday, July 3rd - FIREWORKS EXTRAVAGANZA Sponsored by Saugerties Lumber. Fundraiser to benefit Sparrow's Nest plus CHICKEN BBQ prepared by Handsome Devil, LLC! Racing all Divisions - Victory Lane Dance Party - Chicken BBQ - Food, Raffles, Fun! Click here to learn more about you can help us make our Sparrow's Nest Fundraiser a success! Saturday, July 11th - WRECKAGE in the CATSKILLS Sponsored by Pine Bush Equipment. 100 Lap…

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Accord Speedway Results 6/12/15

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Friday, May 29th - Halmar Night Modified: Tommy Johnson, Danny Tyler, Jeff Heotzler Sr., Jerry Higbie, Robbie Green, Mike Ricci, Jeff Heotzler Jr., Jackie Brown Jr., Rich Eurich, Corey Lowitt Scott Ferrier, Mark Pullen, Bobby Hentschel, Lem Atkins, Brett Graham, Joe Judge, John Ferrier, Brad Rothaupt (DNS) Sportsman: Dave Werber, Joe Bonetti, Ken Ferrier, Jesse Marks, Greg McCloskey, Kevin Ward, Jimmy Wells, Joe Giachinta, Phil Goetschius Jr., Frank Smith III, Ralph Ronk Spec Sportsman: Nick Johnson, Winter Mead, Dnny Cross, Robbie Knipe, Ed Dachenhausen, Allison Ricci, Zach Mead, Dan Speedling, Roger Hummer, Pat Murphy, Nick Plumstead, Phil Johnson, Jim Kraus,…

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Short Track Super Series Fueled By Hi-Tek ‘Run With Us Or Race For Less’ Tour Continued At Accord SpeedwayTuesday; Huge Purse Structure & Cash Bonuses Rewarded STSS Modified Drivers At Bob Hilbert Sportswear North Region Event

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Short Track Super Series Fueled By Hi-Tek ‘Run With Us Or Race For Less’ Tour Continued At Accord SpeedwayTuesday; Huge Purse Structure & Cash Bonuses Rewarded STSS Modified Drivers At Bob Hilbert Sportswear North Region Event ACCORD, NY – The Short Track Super Series Fueled By Hi-Tek “run with us, or race for less” tour of 2015 continued Tuesdaynight at Accord Speedway. Under threatening skies, the New York Truck Parts Inc. ‘Battle of the Bullring 3’ rolled off in just over two hours, getting racers and fans on their way home by 9:30 p.m. Again, in Race No. 3 of…

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Home Turf Defended: Jackie Brown Jr. Wins Short Track Super Series Fueled By Hi-Tek ‘Battle of the Bullring 3’ At Accord Speedway & Earns $5,760; STSS Again Defeats The Weather With Rapid Program

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Home Turf Defended: Jackie Brown Jr. Wins Short Track Super Series Fueled By Hi-Tek ‘Battle of the Bullring 3’ At Accord Speedway & Earns $5,760; STSS Again Defeats The Weather With Rapid Program ACCORD, NY - Jackie Brown Jr. tamed the invaders and protected home turf on his way to the New York Truck Parts Inc. ‘Battle of the Bullring 3’ victory at Accord Speedway. Fighting for redraw positions have become vital in Short Track Super Series Fueled By Hi-Tek (STSS) events, and Brown’s front-row starting spot enabled him to jump out front early and lead all 53 laps. The…

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Accord Speedway Offers Something For Everyone Next Tuesday, May 19 With New York Truck Parts Inc. ‘Battle of the Bullring 3’ Presented By Shakelton Auto & Truck Center; Large Payout, Fan Giveaway, Bonuses & Awards Add Up For Short Track Super Series Fueled By Hi-Tek Stop

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Accord Speedway Offers Something For Everyone Next Tuesday, May 19 With New York Truck Parts Inc. ‘Battle of the Bullring 3’ Presented By Shakelton Auto & Truck Center; Large Payout, Fan Giveaway, Bonuses & Awards Add Up For Short Track Super Series Fueled By Hi-Tek Stop ACCORD, NY – Accord Speedway will have something for everyone next Tuesday, May 19. A talent-laden field of racers, a huge payout, bonuses, awards and even a race fan giveaway highlight the New York Truck Parts Inc. ‘Battle of the Bullring 3’ presented by Shakelton Auto & Truck Center at the Ulster County quarter-mile…

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Accord Speedway 5/8/15 Results

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Friday, May 8th - Arkel Motors Night MODIFIED: Rich Ricci Jr., Jeff Heotzler Sr., Brad Rothaupt, Rich Eurich, Jackie Brown Jr., Mike Ricci, Tommy Meier, JR Heffner, Joe Judge, Danny Tyler, Tommy Johnson, Corey Lowitt, Lem Atkins, Richard Smith, Scott Ferrier, Kurt Hundeland, Mark Pullen (DNS) Chuck McKee (DNS) SPORTSMAN: Rich Ricci III, Dave Werber, Jesse Marks, Joe Giachinta, Kevin Ward, Ken Ferier, Jimmy Wells, Phil Goetschius, Joe Bonetti, Greg McCloskey, Frank Smith III, Scott Quick SPEC SPORTSMAN: Robbie Knipe, Allison Ricci, Pat Murphy, Kenny Hinsch, Brandon McGill, Danny Cross, Ed Dachenhausen, Nick Soules, Dan Speedling, Shane Henion, Nick Johnson,…

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Accord Speedway Results 5/1/15

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Friday, May 1st - WRWD 107.3 Night MODIFIED: Mike Ricci, Jackie Brown Jr., Rich Ricci Jr., Danny Tyler, Jeff Heotzler, Scott Ferrier, Jerry Higbie, Joe Judge, Corey Lowitt, Richard Smith, Tommy Johnson, Dan Humes, Mark Pullen, Lem Atkins, John Ferrier,Brad Rothaupt SPORTSMAN: Dave Werber, Joe Giachinta, Jesse Marks, Greg McCloskey, Ken Ferrier, Kevin Ward, Steve Williams, Rich Ricci III, Scott Quick, Mike Barrett, Jeff Hulseapple, Jimmy Wells, Phil Goetschius, Frank Smith III, Joe Bonetti (DQ) SPEC SPORTSMAN: Brandon McGill, Nick Plumstead, Robbie Knipe, Ed Dachenhausen, Pat Murphy, Kenny Hinsch, Dan Speedling, Jimmy Johnson, Phil Johnson, Nick Johnson, Allison Ricci, Jim Kraus,…

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The Excitement Returns To Accord Speedway Tuesday, May 19 With New York Truck Parts Inc. ‘Battle of the Bullring 3’ Special; Short Track Super Series Fueled By Hi-Tek Modifieds Battle 53 Laps For $25,000-Plus Purse; Sportsman & Slingshots Complete Busy Program

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The Excitement Returns To Accord Speedway Tuesday, May 19 With New York Truck Parts Inc. ‘Battle of the Bullring 3’ Special; Short Track Super Series Fueled By Hi-Tek Modifieds Battle 53 Laps For $25,000-Plus Purse; Sportsman & Slingshots Complete Busy Program ACCORD, NY – Race fans left Accord Speedway wanting more when the checkered flew on the make-up ‘Gobbler’ April 14. Now, they’re going to get it. On Tuesday, May 19 (rain date: May 20) New York Truck Parts Inc. presents the ‘Battle of the Bullring 3’ at the Ulster County quarter-mile oval. The Short Track Super Series (STSS) Fueled…

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Accord Speedway 4/24/15 Results

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Friday, April 24th - Dig Safely New York Night MODIFIED: Mike Ricci, Jerry Higbie, Corey Lowitt, Jeff Heotzler Sr., Jackie Brown Jr., Danny Tyler, Scott Ferrier, Tommy Johnson, Brad Rothaupt, Richard Smith, Joe Judge, Rich Eurich, Clinton Mills, Rich Ricci Jr., Mark Pullen, Lem Atkins (DNS) SPORTSMAN: Jimmy Wells, Dave Werber, Kevin Ward, Phil Goetschius, Jeff Hulseapple, Randy Green, Rich Ricci III, Scott Quick, Frank Smith III, Jesse Marks, Joe Giachinta, Greg McCloskey, Joe Bonetti, Ken Ferrier (DQ), Steve Williams (DNS) SPEC SPORTSMAN: Robbie Knipe, Kenny Hinsch, Nick Plumstead, Kyle Vanduser, Jimmy Johnson, Roger Hummer, Dan Speedling, Emerson Cargain Jr.,…

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New Egypt and Accord Speedways Add Wingless Crate Sprints to 2015 Schedules Introduce New Alternative to Saving Big Bucks in Sprint Car Racing

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By Dominick Peck and Brooklyn Kennedy  It’s no joke when it comes to the high cost of a sprint car in today’s economy. The Northeast Wingless 602 Crate Sprint series is debuting this year at Accord Speedway in Accord, N.Y. and New Egypt Speedway in New Egypt, N.J. It offers a competitive class at a reasonable price compared to other forms of sprint car racing. It also adds a wingless sprint division to the northeast, a market that hasn’t been tapped thus far. A new turn-key 602 sprint will leave you with a bill of around $13,000 as compared to…

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AMERICAN RACER CUP BEGINS THIS WEEKEND AT PARTICIPATING SPEEDWAYS

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AMERICAN RACER CUP BEGINS THIS WEEKEND AT PARTICIPATING SPEEDWAYS Binghamton, NY… This weekend marks the start of the American Racer Cup at speedways throughout the northeast. As the American Racer Cup by Sunoco Race Fuels enters its sixth year in existence, it looks to once again rewards teams for their weekly performance at their home track(s) throughout the 2015 racing season, by giving away product awards throughout the season. The American Racer Cup program will once again be putting up approximately $150,000 in cash and product awards, with regional and overall cash awards in excess of over $50,000 for the…

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Gobbler 2.5 Notebook

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Gobbler 2.5 Notebook - By: Pete MacDonald I took a trip up to the Accord Speedway for the first time in almost ten years on Tuesday night for the rescheduled Gobbler from Thanksgiving  weekend, and I'll tell you what the place has only changed for the better. For a Tuesday night in April on a rain date the crowd was very impressive. 34 Modifieds, 30 Sportsman, 18 Pure Stocks and 22 Slingshots entered the night's festivities. Between cash and contingencies Jackie Brown's win was worth over $8,000 for just a 50-Lap feature. Stewart Friesen was sidelined after his heat race…

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Hometown Hero: Jackie Brown Jr. Wins Postponed Accord Speedway ‘Gobbler’ And Pockets $7,808.11 Cash Plus Product & Certificates For 50-Lap Modified Conquest Before Big Crowd; Greg McCloskey (Sportsman), Kevin Skelly (Ron Wright Memorial Street Stock/Pure Stock) & Demetrios Drellos (Slingshot) Also Triumph

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Hometown Hero: Jackie Brown Jr. Wins Postponed Accord Speedway ‘Gobbler’ And Pockets $7,808.11 Cash Plus Product & Certificates For 50-Lap Modified Conquest Before Big Crowd; Greg McCloskey (Sportsman), Kevin Skelly (Ron Wright Memorial Street Stock/Pure Stock) & Demetrios Drellos (Slingshot) Also Triumph ACCORD, NY – Jackie Brown Jr.’s Thanksgiving leftovers were worth nearly eight grand! Brown, the Hurley, N.Y., native, recorded the most prolific victory of his career on Tuesday night at Accord Speedway. Brown topped the rescheduled ‘Gobbler’ 50-lap big-block/small-block Modified event from last November in convincing fashion, representing the weekly contingent at the Ulster County quarter-mile oval. The…

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205 Career Wins, But None At Accord Speedway; Stewart Friesen Looks To Break Into Ulster County Bullring Win Column At ‘Gobbler’ Special Next Tuesday, April 14; Star-Studded Field At The Ready For Postponed Event With Huge Payout On The Line

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205 Career Wins, But None At Accord Speedway; Stewart Friesen Looks To Break Into Ulster County Bullring Win Column At ‘Gobbler’ Special Next Tuesday, April 14; Star-Studded Field At The Ready For Postponed Event With Huge Payout On The Line ACCORD, NY – Northeast dirt Modified superstar Stewart Friesen has posted 205 victories during his astronomical career. But there is one track noticeably absent from the Spraker, N.Y., driver’s win list: Accord Speedway. Friesen hopes to change that next Tuesday (April 14) when the Ulster County quarter-mile hosts the ‘Gobbler’ special postponed by weather and wet conditions last November. Friesen…

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The Wait Is Nearly Over: Accord Speedway Postponed ‘Gobbler’ Set For Tuesday, April 14; Talented, Built-In Field Will Battle For “Huge” Paydays In All Divisions; New Participants Welcomed

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ACCORD, NY – “The waiting is the hardest part.” Tom Petty and the Heartbreakers sang it. Race fans and competitors in the Northeast have felt it since weather conditions and a saturated track surface postponed the ‘Gobbler’ special at Accord Speedway last November. Now, the wait is nearly over. The quarter-mile clay oval located in the hills of Ulster County will host the rescheduled ‘Gobbler’ on Tuesday, April 14 (rain date: April 15) in a co-promotion involving speedway owners Gary and Donna Palmer and Brett Deyo of BD Motorsports Media LLC. Huge money is on the line for each of…

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Busy Spring At Accord Speedway; New York Truck Parts Inc. Signs On As Title ‘Battle of the Bullring 3’ Sponsor For Tuesday, May 19 Short Track Super Series Fueled By Hi-Tek Visit; Reset ‘Gobbler’ Approaching Tuesday, April 14

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ACCORD, NY – The effects have winter have begun to melt away in the serene hills of New York’s Ulster County. And that means only one thing: Accord Speedway will soon roar to life for a new year of auto racing. Entering its 15th year under the leadership of Gary and Donna Palmer, the pristine quarter-mile oval has its most ambitious spring schedule in history planned for the upcoming campaign, with a pair of high-profile special events set for the first two months of the season. On Tuesday, May 19 (rain date: May 20), the traveling Short Track Super Series (STSS)…

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Accord Speedway November ‘Gobbler’ Leftovers to be Served April 14

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November ‘Gobbler’ Leftovers To Be Served Tuesday, April 14 At Accord Speedway; Four-Division Program To Be Contested, As-Is, From Original Date; Busy Months Of April & May At Ulster County Bullring ACCORD, NY – “Leftovers” from the 2014 ‘Gobbler’ will be served in the spring of 2015. Accord Speedway will host the special event - postponed from November - on Tuesday, April 14 with a rain date of April 15. The entire post-Thanksgiving program will be contested, as is, in its entirety as a four division show of big-block/small-block Modifieds running 50 laps for more than $7,117.11 to win, Open…

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All Systems “Go” for Saturday’s ‘Gobbler’ Special at Accord Speedway

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All Systems “Go” For Saturday’s ‘Gobbler’ Special At Accord Speedway; Big Money Up For Grabs; Racers From Far & Wide Plan To Converge On Ulster County Bullring For 2014 Northeast Dirt-Track Finale ACCORD, NY – All systems are “go” for the dirt Modified world’s new post-Thanksgiving tradition: the ‘Gobbler’ is set for Accord Speedway this Saturday (Nov. 29). The Ulster County quarter-mile will provide race fans with a full plate of racing action to include the “Mashed Potato” Modifieds in a 50-lap main paying $7,117.11 to win thanks to Sowle Trailer Repair, the Open vs. Crate 602 Sportsman in the…

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Wingless 602 Sprints Coming to New Egypt & Accord Speedways

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New Egypt and Accord Speedway’s Pushing Forward to Make Wingless 602 Sprint Racing Reality New Egypt, NJ-- As the 2014 racing season starts to wind down throughout the Northeast, New Egypt Speedway and Accord Speedway are looking ahead to the 2015 season in hopes of making the new division of wingless 602 sprint racing a reality. Work to develop the Northeast Wingless Sprint, or NEWS division, is well under way with both Speedways cooperating to create universal rules and payouts. The NEWS division is being created to help budget racers compete in today’s motorsports climate. The fundamentals of the NEWS…

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