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DeLorenzo and Barney Win at Albany-Saratoga

MALTA, NY – To paraphrase Michael Corleone in “The Godfather: Part III,” just when Matt DeLorenzo thought he was out of Friday night’s 35-lap NAPA Modified feature at Albany-Saratoga Speedway, he got pulled right back in. After 25 green flag laps in Friday night’s feature, DeLorenzo, who had started 11th, …

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Mahaney Sixth Different Winner at Albany-Saratoga

MALTA, NY – Legendary football coach Vince Lombardi once said, “The only place success comes before work is in the dictionary.” Mike Mahaney can attest to that. After taking an extra day of preparation, Mahaney put the George Huttig-owned modified in victory lane for the first time Friday night in …

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DeLorenzo Becomes Fifth Different Winner at Albany-Saratoga

MALTA, NY – New York Yankees Hall of Fame catcher Yogi Berra once said, “It ain’t over ‘til it’s over.” That was the case Friday night at Albany-Saratoga Speedway, where Matt DeLorenzo used a bizarre set of circumstances to record his first win of the season in the 35-lap NAPA …

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Tremont Wins First Albany-Saratoga Main of Season

MALTA, NY (Michael Pierce Photo)  – It looks like Ken Tremont Jr. isn’t over the hill after all.After suffering through three frustrating weeks at Albany-Saratoga Speedway, Tremont showed the form that carried him to 13 modified championships at the historic Malta track by winning Friday night’s 35-lap NAPA Modified feature. …

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Lightning Strikes at Albany-Saratoga

MALTA, NY – Lightning struck Friday night at Albany-Saratoga Speedway. “Lightning” Larry Wight came out on top of a wild side-by-side battle with Keith Flach and picked up his second career victory in the 35-lap NAPA Modified feature at the historic Malta track. Wight is no stranger at Albany-Saratoga, always …

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MAHANEY GOES MASSIVE: Mike Mahaney Holds Off Stewart Friesen for Wild, Emotional First-Career Super DIRTcar Series Win

MALTA, NY – Mike Mahaney couldn’t help but dance while atop his Big Block Modified. The adrenaline, the joy and the relief moved through him in a way he’d never experienced before. After 115 starts with the Super DIRTcar Series, the King Ferry, NY driver finally celebrated his first career …

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Pierson Wins Career First Modified Feature at Albany-Saratoga

MALTA, NY – On Champions Night, the champions should get all the glory. But Adam Pierson stole the spotlight Friday night at Albany-Saratoga Speedway. The Bradford, Vt., driver started fourth and took advantage of 35 straight green flag laps to record his first career modified win at the historic Malta …

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Perrego Steals Albany-Saratoga Win on Final Lap

MALTA, NY – Anthony Perrego only led one lap of Friday night’s 35-lap feature, but that’s all he needed to become the 14th different modified winner at Albany-Saratoga Speedway this season. By chalking up his first win of the season, Perrego also solidified his point lead over defending champion Mike …

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Meehan Wins Career First at Albany-Saratoga

MALTA, NY – Seven days ago, James Meehan was writing what he thought would be another chapter in his racing life, but he couldn’t come up with the ending he wanted. On Friday night, he properly finished the chapter. After a bizarre set of circumstances prevented him from getting a …

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Drellos Drives to Victory Lane at Albany-Saratoga

MALTA, NY – As it turned out, the answer to Demetrios Drellos’ problems at Albany-Saratoga Speedway was sitting right under his nose. Well, maybe not right under his nose, but at least in his garage.Drellos brought his Super DIRT Series car to Albany-Saratoga Speedway for the first time Friday night, …

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Paulie Colagiovanni Sweeps Lucas Oil ESS Night at Albany-Saratoga

MALTA, NY – Defending Lucas Oil Empire Super Sprints (ESS) champion Paulie Colagiovanni had a night of night’s Friday night at the Albany-Saratoga Speedway. He completed the complete sweep of timing the fastest in his group, winning his heat and then capturing the 25 lap the NAPA Auto Parts A-Main …

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Rich Ronca Gets First Albany-Saratoga Win in Ten Years

MALTA, NY – When you haven’t won a race in over 10 years, it’s only natural that a little self-doubt would start to creep in. But Rich Ronca doesn’t have to worry about that anymore. Ronca continued the 2021 season of surprises at Albany-Saratoga Speedway Friday night, leading flag-to-flag to …

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Ronnie Johnson Takes Lead on Lap 12 to Win First Albany-Saratoga Feature of Season

MALTA, NY – It was just like old times. There was a 12A on the track, and there was a Johnson in victory lane. Friday night wasn’t supposed to be a tribute to the late Jack Johnson, who still sits second on Albany-Saratoga Speedway’s all-time modified win list, but it …

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Lehner Lands First Career Win at Albany-Saratoga

MALTA, NY – Add Jack Lehner’s name to the list of modified feature winners at Albany-Saratoga Speedway. The 22-year-old “Ginja Ninja” took advantage of a miscue by veteran Don Ronca and then held off a late charge from Matt DeLorenzo to record his first career victory Friday night in the …

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Tremont Goes Back to Back at Albany-Saratoga

MALTA, NY – Maybe Ken Tremont Jr. has really found something. Tremont held off Matt DeLorenzo in a wild finish to win Friday night’s 35-lap modified feature at Albany-Saratoga Speedway, giving Tremont back-to-back wins for the first time since 2015. Tremont became the first driver to earn the $500 Back-To-Back …

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Marc Johnson Dominates on Law Enforcement Night at Albany-Saratoga

MALTA, NY – Marc Johnson didn’t think he had a car that could win Friday night’s modified feature at Albany-Saratoga Speedway. Boy, was he wrong. After throwing some major changes into his chassis setup prior to the 35-lap feature that highlighted Law Enforcement Night, Johnson went out and absolutely dominated …

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Flach Rockets to Win at Albany-Saratoga

MALTA, NY – Keith Flach must have felt like the weight of the world was lifted off his shoulders Friday night. Taking advantage of a good starting position, “The Ravena Rocket” held off a strong challenge from Anthony Perrego to win the 35-lap modified feature at Albany-Saratoga Speedway on “Hoosier …

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Mahaney Holds off Decker in Wild Albany-Saratoga Finish

MALTA, NY – On a night that was better suited for playing pond hockey, Mike Mahaney and Billy Decker cranked the entertainment meter up to high, with Mahaney holding off “The Franklin Flyer” to record his first modified win of the season in the 35-lap feature at Albany-Saratoga Speedway Friday …

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Marc Johnson Dominates Albany-Saratoga Opener

MALTA, NY – Marc Johnson made a very emphatic statement Sunday night at Albany-Saratoga Speedway. The two-time modified champion dominated a star-studded field to win the 56-lap “Hell or High Water” feature that kicked off the 2021 racing season at the historic Malta Track. The victory was Johnson’s first opening-night …

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Star-Studded Field Set for Albany-Saratoga Opener

MALTA, NY – From the early days of the Champlain Valley Racing Association, when the late C.J. Richards began staging his “Super Shootout” series, big races at Albany-Saratoga Speedway have always drawn big-name drivers from throughout the Northeast. That tradition will continue this year. When the historic track on Route …

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