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DIVISION SPONSORS ANNOUNCED FOR AFTON MOTORSPORTS PARK

(SDS Photography Photo) BY JR KENNERUP AFTON, NY – Afton Motorsports Park track promoter Ron Ford is pleased to announce that four of the six weekly divisions have division sponsors for the 2018 racing season. For the second year in a row ZMK Constriction will be sponsoring the Modified division. …

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GROUP, CORPORATE, AND COMPANY EMPLOYEE NIGHTS NOW AVAILABLE AT AFTON MOTORSPORTS PARK

(SDS Photography Photo) By JR KENNERUP AFTON, NY – Auto racing is recognized as one of the least expensive entertainment values in the entertainment business. Following that theme Afton Motorsports Park promoter Ron Ford has announced that group, corporate, and company employee nights are now on sale for the 2018 …

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CHAMPIONS HONORED AT AFTON MOTORSPORTS PARK BANQUET

(SDS Photography Photo) AFTON, NY – The final curtain came down on the 2017 racing season on Saturday night at the Afton River Club with the season ending banquet for the Afton Motorsports Park. Nearly 200 drivers, owners, fans, and track personnel attended the festive evening to celebrate the accomplishments …

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DEADLINE QUICKLY APPROACHING FOR AFTON MOTORSPORTS PARK BANQUET TICKETS

By JR KENNERUP AFTON, NY – The deadline to purchase banquet tickets for the 2017 Afton Motorsports Park Banquet is January 15th! The Banquet will take place on Saturday February 3rd at the Afton River Club in Afton, NY. The top ten in Modified, Open Sportsman, and Crate Sportsman will …

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Ron Ford to Continue Afton Motorsports Park Operations in 2018

AFTON, NY – Racing will continue at the Afton Fairgrounds in 2018. On Wednesday afternoon, Ron Ford confirmed he would continue as promoter of Afton Motorsports Park next season. Ford, with partner Leon Andrus, just concluded their first season operating the facility in successful fashion with a jam-packed American Racer …

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Bobby Hackel Invades and Conquers Afton with CRSA Sprint Tour Victory

AFTON, NY – The Super Gen Products/Champion Power Equipment CRSA Sprint Tour were an entertaining part of Brett Deyo’s Short Track Supernationals weekend at Afton Motorsports Park on Friday evening. The theme of intense competition and passing opportunities were no different with the 305 Racesaver portion of the big racing …

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“Working Man’s Race 10” Lives Up To Its Name: Rusty Smith Defeats 60 Modifieds To Win American Racer Cup Short Track SuperNationals At Afton Motorsports Park

AFTON, NY – For the 10th time, the “Working Man’s Race” lived up to its name. Rusty Smith of Oxford, N.Y., defeated a field of 60 big-block/small-block Modifieds to win the 10th annual American Racer Cup Short Track SuperNationals at Afton Motorsports Park. The win for Smith – worth $5,000 – became …

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HUTCHINGS CLAIMS SPORTSMAN SHORT TRACK SUPERNATIONALS 10 THRILLER

By JR KENNERUP AFTON, NY – The 10th edition of the ” Working Man’s Race ” the Short Track Super Nationals got off to an exciting start on Friday night at the Afton Motorsports Park in front of a jammed packed facility. The featured race of the night the 35 …

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American Racer Cup Champion’s Match Races for Modified & Sportsman, Dash for Street Stocks Spice Up Short Track SuperNationals 10

AFTON, NY – If the 10th anniversary Short Track SuperNationals wasn’t enough, Columbus Day weekend (October 6-7) at Afton Motorsports Park will be even more exciting for fans and lucrative for racers. Thanks to American Racer, regional distributor Lias Tire of Indiana, Pa., and Sunoco Race Fuels, area track champions will …

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Short Track SuperNationals “Working Man’s Race” To Celebrate 10th Anniversary October 6-7 At Afton Motorsports Park, Joins Forces With American Racer Cup Weekend

AFTON, NY – In 2006, the inaugural “Working Man’s Race” took place at the Afton Fairgrounds. The event, run by then first-time promoter Brett Deyo, drew a field of 50-plus Modifieds and the Short Track SuperNationals was born. Now, looking ahead to the weekend of October 6-7, the event will celebrate …

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NICK NYE PICKS UP VICTORY AT AFTON MOTORSPORTS PARK

AFTON, NY – The final night of points, otherwise known as championship night brought the weekly racing curtain down for the 2017 racing season at the Afton Motorsports Park. The racers were greeted with an all new clay racing surface that was applied during the week in the corners by …

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BARKER GETS HELP FROM HIS RACING FRIENDS TO WIN AFTON MOTORSPORTS PARK MODIFIED FEATURE

By JR KENNERUP AFTON, NY – The old saying is that racers are one big family and are willing to help each other out when someone is in need. That is certainly what happened on Friday night at the Afton Motorsports Park in the Modified division. During hot laps Alan …

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POINT LEADERS BACHETTI, HUTCHINGS, DECKER, AND CUOZZO ALL PAD POINT LEADS WITH BIG WINS

AFTON, NY – With one month remaining in the point season at the Afton Motorsports Park, the point leaders in the Modifieds, Open Sportsman, Crate Sportsman, Four Cylinder Trucks decided that Friday night was an excellent night to widen their leads in the point standings. Division point leaders Andy Bachetti …

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GUARANTEED STARTING SPOT FOR FULTON OUTLAW 200 ON THE LINE THIS FRIDAY NIGHT FOR THE MODIFIEDS AT AFTON MOTORSPORTS PARK

AFTON, NY – The Modified feature winner this Friday night at the Afton Motorsports Park will receive a Guaranteed Starting Spot for the Fulton Outlaw 200 which takes place on Saturday September 30th. This Guaranteed Starting Spot was originally going to be given out on Tuesday August 8th, but that …

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ALEX TONKIN AND DAMON DECKER CLAIM AFTON MID SEASON CHAMPIONSHIP WINS

By JR KENNERUP AFTON, NY – After a four week hiatus due to three weeks of rainouts and a week off for the Afton Fair. The Afton Motorsports Park returned to action on Friday night with Alex Tonkin outdueling his brother, Brett to win the Mid Season Championship feature for …

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DANNY CREEDEN MAKES RETURN TRIP TO AFTON VICTORY LANE

AFTON, NY – After his normal Friday night track was rained out Danny Creeden had in his mind not to race on Fridaynight. But crewman Dennis Dietrich kept after the Wurtsboro, NY driver that four hours before race time the decision was made to go to Afton Motorsports Park and …

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BARKER HALTS MODIFIED WIN STREAK OF BACHETTI AT AFTON MOTORSPORTS PARK

AFTON, NY – He’s known as the ” Highside Hustler ” but on Friday night at the Afton Motorsports Park Alan Barker of Norwich, NY used every inch of the smooth, racey track surface to claim his first feature win of the year in the 30 lap Modified feature. He …

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WINNING STREAKS CONTINUE AT AFTON MOTORSPORTS PARK; BACHETTI GRABS FOURTH MODIFIED WIN IN A ROW

AFTON, NY – The beat goes on for Andy Bachetti at the Afton Motorsports Park as he won his fourth consecutive Modified feature in a row on Friday night. The Sheffield, MA driver started 12th and took the lead with a turns three and four sweeping outside pass of race …

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