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THUNDER MOUNTAIN SPEEDWAY CELEBRATES CHAMPS

CETNER LISLE, NY – Thunder Mountain Speedway wrapped up its 2019 season by celebrating the accomplishments of the speedway’s most talented drivers. Over $30,000 was presented to those in attendance. Shaun Walker picked up the $5,000 modified championship over runner up Alan Barker.  Walker’s consistent top five finishes helped him …

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WEEDSPORT SPEEDWAY TO WELCOME BACK ALL-STAR 410 SPRINTS ON JUNE 7

WEEDSPORT, NY – The Ollie’s Bargain Outlet All-Star Circuit of Champions presented by Mobil 1 series schedule has been released with a return stop  to Weedsport Speedway on Sunday, June 7 for the All-Star Showcase. The renowned 410 Sprint Car series, piloted by motorsports Hall of Famer Tony Stewart, will …

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Dave Lape Twin 22’s at Fonda Speedway on May 23, 2020

FONDA, NY – One of the most decorated drivers in the history of Fonda Speedway lives just a few miles away in Canajoharie, New York. Dave Lape made a living at the Fonda Speedway for many years, and recently retired from on track competition with 99 wins at Fonda alone! …

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DIRTcar Racing to Sanction Pro Stocks in 2020 at Can-Am Speedway

LAFARGEVILLE, NY – DIRTcar Racing’s only Northeast full-fendered racing division, the DIRTcar Pro Stocks, will now be sanctioned at the newly configured 4/10ths Can-Am Speedway in 2020. Participating racers will be a part of the lucrative Hoosier Racing Tire Weekly Championship. After another successful Pro Stock meeting where nearly 30 …

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Tickets, Camping Now Available for American Flat Track’s Return to Weedsport Speedway on July 4

WEEDSPORT, NY – Tickets and camping are now available online for American Flat Track’s return to Weedsport Speedway on Saturday, July 4. Celebrate America’s independence in 2020 with the thrilling two-wheel excitement of AFT, featuring the top flat track motorcycles and riders in the country as they take on the …

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FONDA 200 $53,000 TO WIN, $1,000 TO START SEPTEMBER 17-19, 2020

FONDA, NY – In 2019 at Fonda Speedway, a tradition was restored. For the first time in nearly two decades, the Fonda 200 returned to the Track of Champions last September as a three-day racing festival highlighted by the $53,000-to-win, 200-lap big-block/small-block Modified crown jewel. For 2020, the Fonda 200 …

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DIRTcar’s Night of Champions Honors Williamson, Rudolph, Root, and Beauchamp

LIVERPOOL, NY – The best DIRTcar racers in the Northeast were honored Saturday night at the annual DIRTcar Night of Champions after a season where fans were treated to one of the closest Super DIRTcar Series championship battles of all time. More than $212,000 in cash and awards was handed …

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New York’s Thunder Mountain Speedway Joins DIRTcar Racing

CENTER LISLE, NY – Thunder Mountain Speedway has officially joined the elite ranks of DIRTcar-sanctioned racetracks in the Northeast for 2020. The Southern New York speedway will sanction the highly competitive DIRTcar 358 Modified division as well as DIRTcar Sportsman Modifieds. DIRTcar Northeast Director Dean Reynolds visited Thunder Mountain officials …

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TIME TO CELEBRATE: FONDA SPEEDWAY AWARDS BANQUET SET FOR SATURDAY, DECEMBER 7

FONDA, NY – After a season of resurgence at Fonda Speedway, it’s time to celebrate. Top performers from the ‘Track of Champions’ will be honored on Saturday, December 7 at the Fonda Speedway Awards Banquet hosted at Treviso by Mallozzi’s in Albany, N.Y. This will mark the first year-end celebration under the …

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MATT SHEPPARD SCORES $2,000 AS STIRLING LUBRICANTS/CHAMPION OIL MOD SERIES CHAMP

WEEDSPORT, NY – Matt Sheppard enjoyed another stellar campaign in 2019, including being crowned as Weedsport Speedway’s Stirling Lubricants/Champion Oil Modified Series champion, worth $2,000. Sheppard visited Victory Hill in three of four Big Block Modified races at The Port this season, topping series runner-up Larry Wight by 25-markers in …

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2019 OUTLAW SPEEDWAY AWARDS BANQUET SET FOR FRIDAY, JANUARY 24, 2020

DUNDEE, NY – Outlaw Speedway owner/promoter, Tyler Siri is pleased to announce the 4th annual track awards banquet will once again take place at the Harbor Hotel in downtown Watkins Glen, NY. For the fourth consecutive year since taking ownership of the historic Yates County oval in 2016 Siri, his …

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Thunder Mountain Speedway Replaces Open Sportsman with 358 Modified Class for 2020

CENTER LISLE, NY –  Thunder Mountain Speedway’s 2020 season will bring several new and exciting changes. The open sportsman class has been replaced with a new 358 modified class.  The class will follow DIRT rules and vie for a $3,000 season championship sponsored in memory of Christopher Gennarelli Jr. The …

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CHRIS MACKEY, JOSH COONRADT, AND TRAVIS WHITBECK TAKE “MONSTER MASH” WINS IN 2019 UTICA-ROME SPEEDWAY SEASON FINALE

VERNON, NY- This past Saturday, October 26, Utica-Rome Speedway ended the season with a special Halloween themed event the featured three of the four weekly divisions at the historic oval. The Broedel Fuel Group DIRTcar Sportsman and Ted’s Body Shop DIRTcar Pro Stocks capped their season off with 50-lap affairs …

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RACER’S SWAP MEET & GEARBOX SALE TO CLOSE WEEDSPORT’S SEASON ON NOVEMBER 2

WEEDSPORT, NY – The final event of Weedsport Speedway’s 2019 season will take place on Saturday, November 2 with the 7th annual Racer’s Swap Meet taking place beginning at 9 a.m. A special one day only sale will also be taking place in the Gearbox novelty and apparel store from …

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2019 FONDA SPEEDWAY AWARDS BANQUET TICKETS AVAILABLE NOW

FONDA, NY – Fonda Speedway 2019 Awards Banquet​ tickets are available now. Tickets are $39 each. The top-10 drivers in the Sunoco Racing​ Modifieds, Swagger Factory Apparel Crate 602 Sportsman and Algonkin Motel Pro Stocks and top-five in the Montgomery County Office for Aging, Inc.​ Limited Sportsman, Trackside Body Works …

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MONSTER MASH TO CLOSE OUT 2019 RACING SEASON AT UTICA-ROME SPEEDWAY

VERNON, NY – Are you ready to do the Monster Mash? Utica-Rome Speedway is this coming Saturday! The final event of the 2019 season for the Utica-Rome Speedway comes this Saturday afternoon as racing action hits the half-mile with the DIRTcar Sportsman, DIRTcar Pro Stocks and the Rookie/Novice Sportsman taking …

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STEVE PAINE WINS 4TH ANNUAL DUTCH HOAG TRIPLE 7’S MEMORIAL AT OUTLAW SPEEDWAY

DUNDEE, NY – Day number two of the 4th Annual Dutch Hoag Memorial Weekend did not start off very well as at the drop of the green flag for the very first heat of the evening in the Sportsman Division the machine of Tim Guild was launched into the front …

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CORY COSTA WINS MODIFIED DASH; LUCAS WOLFE GOES BACK TO BACK AT OUTLAW SPEEDWAY IN $3,000 DUTCH HOAG MEMORIAL

DUNDEE, NY – Night one of the 4th Annual Dutch Hoag Memorial at the Outlaw Speedway saw some 127 cars in competition all vying for feature and Dash qualifying wins. The Friendly Chrysler, Dodge, Jeep, Ram Modifieds had sixteen machines take to the speedway for their Dash Special where the …

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GLEN WHRITENOUR POISED TO GO BACK TO BACK IN THE OUTLAW SPEEDWAY EMPIRE 100

DUNDEE, NY – Dylan Cecce may have won the war in the season long point battle for the Stan’s No Tubes Street Stock Track Championship, but when the Classy Looking Street Stocks take to the speedway for the Annual Empire 100 lap feature on Saturday, October 19, 2019, Glen Whritenour …

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DUTCH HOAG TRIPLE 7’S WEEKEND SET TO GO AT OUTLAW SPEEDWAY ON OCT. 18 AND 19, 2019

DUNDEE, NY – Since the last event was held at the Outlaw Speedway just a few weeks ago, track owner, Tyler Siri and his staff have not been resting on their laurels as everyone has been hard at work getting ready for the 4th Annual Dutch Hoag Memorial Weekend at …

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