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LANCASTER DRAGWAY @ NYIRP SALUTES 2019 CHAMPIONS AT AWARDS BANQUET

LANCASTER, NY – Lancaster Dragway @ New York International Raceway Park (NYIRP) honored the efforts its competitors and teams during the 2019 season on Friday night during the annual awards banquet. The Variety Club Banquet Hall in Lancaster was the venue for the sold out affair that recognized track champions, …

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GAYMON, BAUER, HUTCHINSON & HINRICH TAKE AUTUMN CLASSIC WINS AT NYIRP

LANCASTER, NY – Lancaster Dragway @ New York International Raceway Park closed out the 2019 season on Saturday afternoon with the inaugural Autumn Classic Box/No-Box Shootout. Over 175 cars showed up to compete on a picture-perfect October afternoon. Zell Gaymon of Buffalo scored the win in the Box bracket. Gaymon …

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WINKOWSKI & RICKETSON CLINCH NYIRP TRACK TITLES ON FINAL NIGHT

LANCASTER, NY – Lancaster Dragway @ New York International Raceway Park hosted its final night of IHRA Drag Racing points for the 2019 season on Friday evening. It was a strong turnout with 170 cars on hand for Ryan Thurnherr Memorial Night and Gianni Mazia’s Mod Bonus Night. The Thurnherr …

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Puglia Smashes Track Record in Win at Lancaster Dragway

LANCASTER, NY – Vic Puglia of Amherst, N.Y. reset the Lancaster Dragway record books while en route to winning the Supercharged Bounty Hunter Pro Modified vs. Dragster Shootout on Friday night at New York International Raceway Park. Puglia set a new track for fastest run by a Top Dragster with …

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MALVASO SCORES SECOND SUPERCHARGED WIN OF SEASON AT NYIRP

LANCASTER, NY – Frank Malvaso of Rochester, N.Y. picked up his second Supercharged Bounty Hunters win of 2019 on Friday night at Lancaster Dragway @ New York International Raceway Park. The Supercharged Bounty Hunters were part of jam packed night of IHRA drag racing at NYIRP featuring over 165 cars …

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Zmuda Tops Supercharged Bounty Hunters at Lancaster @ NYIRP

LANCASTER, NY – Mike Zmuda of Lackawanna, N.Y. and Frank Malvaso of Rochester won the final matchups for the Supercharged Bounty Hunters on Friday night at Lancaster Dragway @ New York International Raceway Park. The field of nine Supercharged Bounty Hunters was set through qualifying with Mike Zmuda and Chuck …

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FLETCHER, MADURI JR., RICKETSON, SALEMI & WINKOWSKI WIN AT LANCASTER @ NYIRP

LANCASTER, NY – Second-generation racer Thomas Fletcher of Churchville, N.Y. took home top honors in Mallare Trucking Top ET on Friday night at Lancaster Dragway @ New York International Raceway Park. In other IHRA Drag Racing action, Pete Maduri, Jr. of North Tonawanda, N.Y. won Top 8 Eliminator. Ryan Ricketson …

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CLEVELAND, RICKETSON, FIX, SALEMI & WINKOWSKI SCORE WINS AT LANCASTER @ NYIRP

LANCASTER, NY – Keith Cleveland of Cheektowaga, N.Y. took top honors in Mallare Trucking Top ET on Friday night at Lancaster Dragway @ New York International Raceway Park. The second generation driver beat 12-time track champion Dale Eckert in the final round when Eckert left the starting line too soon. …

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LANCASTER DRAGWAY CROWNS 2018 TRACK CHAMPIONS

LANCASTER, NY – Lancaster National Dragway put a wrap on its 2018 Franco’s Pizza IHRA Drag Racing season on Friday night. With the end of another successful season of straight-line racing, the track champions were crowned in all four weekly classes. Dale Eckert of South Wales, N.Y. earned his second-straight …

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CLAY RICKETSON IS A DOUBLE WINNER AT LANCASTER

LANCASTER, NY- Clay Ricketson of East Aurora, N.Y. scored two class victories on Friday night at Lancaster National Dragway. Ricketson grabbed the win in McGard Mod ET and then took top honors in the special Heads-Up 7.50 Index class presented by Slim Stang Racing. It was the next-to-last night of …

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MASON FIX TAKES TWO ON BIG RIG NIGHT AT LANCASTER

LANCASTER, NY – Lancaster National Dragway hosted its popular Big Rig Night on Friday. Over 45 semi trucks, dump trucks and pick-up trucks were part of the 200 vehicles in competition for the Franco’s Pizza IHRA Drag Racing program. Mason Fix of Amherst, N.Y. scored victories in both Tread City …

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JOE SKOK RACKS UP THREE WINS IN ONE WEEK AT LANCASTER

LANCASTER, NY – Joe Skok of Lancaster wrapped up quite a week on Friday night at Lancaster National Dragway. Skok took the win in McGard Mod ET on Friday for his third victory and fourth final round appearance in the past six days. Skok’s hot streak started during last weekend’s Sunday Nostalgia event where he won …

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MALVASO TOPS SUPERCHARGED BOUNTYHUNTERS FIELD AT LANCASTER

LANCASTER, NY – Frank Malvaso of Rochester is always threat to win when he comes to Lancaster National Dragway. Malvaso’s 1933 “Rush” Willy’s has had success in a number of events in recent years, and this past Friday night Malvaso added another Lancaster win to his resume as he conquered the field …

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ALFAQIH & DOTY SCORE BUFFALO STREET OUTLAWS WINS AT LANCASTER

LANCASTER, NY – The Buffalo Street Outlaws (BSO) and Hebeler’s Sales Bikes & Sleds class shared the spotlight on Friday at Lancaster National Dragway. The BSO crew made its third appearance of the season at Lancaster while the Bikes & Sleds had a $500 top prize up for grabs. Moe Alfaiqh of …

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TOP FUEL DRAGSTERS WOW THE NITRO NIGHT CROWD AT LANCASTER

LANCASTER, NY – A jam-packed crowd was on hand Friday night at Lancaster National Dragway for the annual Nitro Night of Fire. The crowd saw a pair of thrilling match races between the Top Fuel Dragsters of Todd Paton and Dom Lagana plus a battle between the nitrous-powered A-Fuel Dragster …

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NOWAK WINS SUPERCHARGER VS. NITROUS SHOWDOWN AT LANCASTER

LANCASTER, NY – Lancaster National Dragway partnered with the Supercharged Bounty Hunters on Friday night for a special event that pitted four of the top supercharged blown doorslammers against four of the fastest nitrous-powered cars on the property. The blown engine versus nitrous challenge came down to Dave Texido of the Supercharged …

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GREAT TURNOUT FOR LANCASTER’S STREET OUTLAW SHOWDOWN

LANCASTER, NY – Lancaster National Dragway hosted small tire racers from Ontario, Pennsylvania and Ohio on Friday night plus the hometown Buffalo Street Outlaws (BSO) in showdown for a bigger purse and bragging rights to be the top street racer. Thirty-five Street Outlaw racers were on hand to challenge for …

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DALE ECKERT CASHES IN ON DOUBLE BUYBACKS AT LANCASTER

LANCASTER, NY – Sometimes in life you don’t get a second chance, but on Friday night at Lancaster National Dragway Dale Eckert got two second chances and used them to win both Top Eliminator and McGard Mod ET. The 11-time track champion from South Wales, N.Y. lost in the first …

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SOBCZYNSKI, HITCHCOCK, ECKERT, SALEMI & SEMLITSCH TALLY VIP NIGHT WINS AT LANCASTER

LANCASTER, NY – Three new winners and two repeats winners topped their respective classes on VIP Night at Lancaster National Dragway on Friday. The Franco’s Pizza Friday Night IHRA Drag Racing winners included: Jeff Sobczysnki of Depew, N.Y. in Top 8 Eliminator, Brian Hitchcock of Amherst, N.Y. in Top ET, …

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