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MCLAUGHLIN 13TH SUPERNATIONALS MODIFIED WINNER, SHEPPARD NORTH REGION CHAMPION

AFTON, NY – 13 events, no repeat winners. For the first time in his career, Max McLaughlin claimed victory on the Bob Hilbert Sportswear Short Track Super Series (STSS) Fueled By Sunoco. The Mooresville, N.C., native climbed from the 10th starting position to win the 13th edition of the American Racer Cup Short …

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$3,050 AFTON SPORTSMAN NIGHT FOR JIM ‘ROCKY’ ROTHWELL TO KICK OFF 2021 SUPERNATIONALS

AFTON, NY – South Plymouth, N.Y.’s Jim ‘Rocky’ Rothwell owned night No. 1 of the American Racer Cup Short Track SuperNationals weekend at Afton Motorsports Park. Rothwell claimed the $1,500 payday by winning the 30-lap Crate vs. Open Sportsman feature event. In addition to the $1,500, Rothwell posted the “Gambler’s Fee” …

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12 SHORT TRACK SUPERNATIONALS EVENTS, 12 MODIFIED WINNERS ENTERING AFTON MOTORSPORTS PARK OCT. 8-9

AFTON, NY – Lucky 13? For the 13th time, the Short Track SuperNationals takes center stage on Columbus Day weekend, with the picturesque Afton Motorsports Park serving as the host facility. The Short Track SuperNationals also represents the 10th and final round of the Hurlock Auto & Speed Supply North Region on …

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Bay CRSA Super Nationals Winner, Trombley Champion

AFTON, NY – Coming into Friday night’s season finale at the Afton Motorsports Park the SuperGen Products with Champion Power Equipment CRSA Sprint Car Series overall points title was pretty much already decided. However other positions were yet to be decided. The event was part of the 12th annual Short …

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COULD THERE BE A $57,500 MAN? 140 LAPS SEPARATE MATT SHEPPARD FROM MODIFIED RACING’S RICHEST PRIZE

AFTON, NY – Could there be a $57,500 (Super) man in 2019? Matt Sheppard has that opportunity and 140 laps will decide his fate. In 2018, Sunoco Race Fuels and distributor Insinger Performance teamed up with Bob Hilbert Sportswear Short Track Super Series (STSS) director Brett Deyo to present an overall ‘Grand Championship’ richer …

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American Racer Cup One-On-One Match Races a Highlight of Short Track SuperNationals 12

AFTON, NY – American Racer and Lias Tire Company have teamed up once again to spice up the “Working Man’s Race” at Afton Motorsports Park. Match Races will be held for both the Modified and Sportsman divisions during the Columbus Day weekend event at the fairgrounds facility through the support …

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Mitch Gibbs Wins Number Two of Season on Championship Night

AFTON, NY – Friday Night September 6 at Afton Motorsports Park (A.M.P.) three track championships were still up for grabs in the Modified and the two Sportsman divisions. It was also the final night of racing for the regular season, and then the heavily talked about return of the Short …

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Hurlburt Finds Victory Lane at Afton Motorsports Park On Mirabito Energy Products Night

AFTON, NY – JR Hurlburt (6H) grabbed his first victory at Afton Motorsports Park (A.M.P.) since the 2017 race-season rim-ridding the speedway. Brad Alger (78a) won the Crate Sportsman feature on his first visit back in quite a few years. Dave Rosa (61) collected his first of the year in …

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Rusty Smith Captures Feature Win at Afton Motorsports Park

AFTON, NY – Friday night July 12 at the Afton Motorsports Park (A.M.P.) the racing action was as their motto states, Fun Fast and Furious. Feature winners on this night were Rusty Smith (34) in his Blue Ox Energy capturing the Modified division, Open Sportsman saw Bill Deckleman (90) in …

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Tonkin Takes Number Two at Afton Motorsports Park

By LEON ANDRUS AFTON, NY – Two’s was the theme of the night Friday June 28th at the Afton Motorsports Park (A.M.P.) as four of the six features were captured by driver’s winning their second feature of the season. In the Modified division it was Brett Tonkin (15) in his …

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Rusty Smith Captures First of the Year at Afton Motorsports Park

By LEON ANDRUS AFTON, NY – Rusty Smith (34) behind the wheel of his Blue Ox Energy Modified garnered his first feature win of the season in front of the fans attending on the 130th Afton Fair. The Afton Fair presented the show on this night and the other winners …

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Walters Scores Number Two at the Afton Motorsports Park

AFTON, NY – Brandon Walters in his Big Top Ice Cream sponsored (22), it seems only fitting that the driver known as the ‘Ice Cream Man’ is the first driver to double-dip in feature wins in the very competitive Modified division. In other action Fred Smith (119) became the fourth …

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Gibbs Ends Feature Win Drought in Showstopping Style

By LEON ANDRUS AFTON, NY – A great night of three and four wide racing treated the race fans this past Friday night at the Afton Motorsports Park (A.M.P.). Leading the way in the exciting action was the man they call the……..’Show Stopper’ Mitch Gibbs as he captured the win …

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Walters Grabs First Career Modified Feature at Afton Motorsports Park

By LEON ANDRUS AFTON, NY – The Modified division saw Brandon Walters grab his first Modified feature of his career. In other action it was a night of mixed first-time winners and a night where youth is showing their strength throughout the finishing order. Blaine Klinger became the second teenager …

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AFTON MOTORSPORTS CROWNS 2018 TRACK CHAMPIONS

By JR KENNERUP AFTON, NY – This past Saturday night the curtain came down on the 2018 racing season at the Afton Motorsports Park as the season ending banquet was held at the Afton River Club.​ Following the buffet dinner Leon Andrus served as Master of Ceremonies for the festive …

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Afton Motorsports Park Announces Most Popular Drivers for 2018

(SDS Photography) AFTON, NY – Afton Motorsports Park track promoter Ronnie Ford has announced the 2018 Most Popular Driver Award winners for each division from the 2018 racing season. This award is voted on by the fans who purchased the Afton Motorsports Park Racing Program throughout the season and filled …

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AFTON MOTORSPORTS PARK TO CROWN TRACK CHAMPIONS ON JANUARY 26TH​

BY JR KENNERUP​ AFTON, NY – The final event to close out the 2018 racing season at the Afton Motorsports Park will be the season ending Banquet. The Banquet will take place on Saturday January 26th, 2019 at the Afton River Club, which is located just off Route 41 and …

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AFTON MOTORSPORTS PARK ANNOUNCE 2019 RACING DIVISION LINEUP

(SDS Photography) AFTON, NY – Afton Motorsports Park track promoter Ronnie Ford announced today the 2019 racing lineup that will be in competition at the three eights mile fairground oval. It will be the exact same division lineup that was in competition at the track in 2018 with the exception …

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AFTON MOTORSPORTS PARK ANNOUNCES 2019 RULE MEETINGS DATE

AFTON, NY – Afton Motorsports Park track promoter Ronnie Ford has announced a date for the 2019 rule meetings for divisions that will be racing at the track this upcoming season. Wednesday night October 24th is the date with the meeting starting at 6:30 pm and it will take place …

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FORD RETURNS TO PROMOTE AFTON MOTORSPORTS PARK FOR 2019

AFTON, NY – Since the season ended back on September 7th the rumors and speculation on the future of the Afton Motorsports Park has been bantered about in the racing circles. All of the speculation and rumors can now be put to rest as Ford announced today that he will …

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