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Mother Nature Forces Rainout At Humberstone

Mother Nature Forces Rainout At Humberstone

PORT COLBORNE, ONTARIO… With persistent rain showers that fell over the region yesterday plus with the forecast calling for more of the same on Sunday, Humberstone Speedway management was forced to pull the plug on the racing action scheduled for Sunday June 28th. The anticipation is building for the annual All-Canadian Championships on Sunday August 2nd. Lap sponsorships are now available for all divisions. Information about lap sponsorships can be found on Humberstone’s Facebook page. PC Works … Read entire article »

 

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Brad Rouse Captures Humberstone Sportsman Triumph

Brad Rouse Captures Humberstone Sportsman Triumph

PORT COLBORNE, ONTARIO… Brad Rouse from St. Catharines, Ontario picked up the victory in the PC Works DIRTcar Sportsman on Walters Excavating Night at the New Humberstone Speedway. Dennis Lunger Jr from Albion, Pennsylvania picked up his fifth Pinty’s RUSH Late Model feature of the season. Jason Fontaine from Port Colborne, Ontario won his third JC Auto Street Stocks feature of the season. Welland, Ontario’s Kyle Rothwell won his second Cosco Haulage Mini Stocks feature of the season. Mike Toovey from St. Catharines, Ontario picked up his fifth Mike Knapp Ford Pro 4 Truck feature of the season. Brad Rouse and Jordan Cosco were on the front row for the 25 … Read entire article »

Humberstone Gets Rained Out For Second Time in Three Weeks

Humberstone Gets Rained Out For Second Time in Three Weeks

PORT COLBORNE, ONTARIO…  For the second time in three weeks, management of the New Humberstone Speedway was forced to pull the plug on the racing program as rain was in the forecast for the better part of the day and night. “We wanted to be respectful of our drivers and fans that drive a far distance to come here just to get sent home again so we made the decision early” stated track General Manager Bobby Davidson. Drivers and fans are reminded that the Go Nuclear Late Model Tour event was rescheduled for Sunday August 23rd. Racing action will return on Sunday June 21st as Waters Excavating will present a full card of … Read entire article »

Lindberg, Lunger, Bleich, Goulding, and Toovey win as Humberstone out-races Mother Nature

Lindberg, Lunger, Bleich, Goulding, and Toovey win as Humberstone out-races Mother Nature

PORT COLBORNE, ONTARIO… Gary Lindberg from Ridgeway, Ontario picked up his second win of the season in the PC Works DIRTcar Sportsman on Pinty’s Night at the New Humberstone Speedway. Dennis Lunger Jr from Albion, Pennsylvania won his fourth Pinty’s Delicious Foods RUSH Late Model feature of the season. Port Robinson, Ontario pilot Bill Bleich Jr won his first JC Auto Street Stock main event. Rob Goulding from Port Colborne, Ontario won his third Cosco Haulage Mini Stock feature of the 2015 season. Mike Toovey won his fourth Mike Knapp Ford Pro 4 Truck feature of the season.   Adam Leslie and Gary Lindberg led the field of PC Works DIRTcar Sportsman … Read entire article »

Humberstone Suffers First Rainout of Season

Humberstone Suffers First Rainout of Season

PORT COLBORNE, ONTARIO… With persistent rain showers throughout the Niagara Region forecasted for much of the day, Humberstone Speedway was forced to pull the plug on their racing program scheduled for May 31st, which was to feature the Go Nuclear Late Model Series. “We will be working with the officials from the Go Nuclear Late Model Series about rescheduling” stated Humberstone General Manager Bobby Davidson. Racing action returns to Humberstone on Sunday, June 7th as Pinty’s Delicous Foods presents Autograph Night and a full card of racing featuring the PC Works DIRTcar Sportsman, Pinty’s RUSH Late Models, JC Auto Street Stocks, Cosco Haulage Mini Stocks and the Mike Knapp Ford Pro 4 … Read entire article »

Race Night Schedule – SUNDAY May 31st 2015

Race Night Schedule – SUNDAY May 31st 2015

Go Nuclear Late Model Tour Night • 4:30 – Gates will Open… • 4:45 – Draw will Open for All Classes • 5:45 – Draw will Close for All Classes • 6:00 – Go Nuclear Late Model Hot Laps (In Heat Groups) • 6:15 – Sportsman Hot Laps • 6:20 – Go Nuclear Late Model Time Trials (In Heat Groups) • 6:30 – ANTHEMS (with Pro 4 Truck Heat Stopped on the Front Stretch ) • Pro 4 Truck Heat – 6 laps • Mini Stock Heats – 6 laps • Street Stock Heats – 8 laps • Go Nuclear Late Model Heats – 8 Laps • Sportsman Heats – 8 laps • Pro 4 Truck Feature – 15 laps Intermission • Mini Stock Feature … Read entire article »

Rush Weekly Newsletter

Rush Weekly Newsletter

(Pulaski, PA)…After weeks of on and off weather, the Sweeney Chevrolet Buick GMC RUSH Dirt Late Model and Sportsman Modified Series family of racetracks finally enjoyed a great holiday weekend of racing!   Darin Henderson scored his second win in three events at Virginia’s Winchester Speedway on Saturday night. Transton Stoner took the early lead in the 20-lap event for the RUSH Late Models from his pole position starting spot. Stoner seemed to be the driver to beat as he held the top spot for most of the race. However, Henderson would catch and pass Stoner by the 16th circuit and the two would put on a show for the remaining laps, … Read entire article »

RUSH Weekly Newsletter

RUSH Weekly Newsletter

(Pulaski, PA)…Another race weekend and another bout with the weather highlighted the Sweeney Chevrolet Buick GMC RUSH Dirt Late Model and Sportsman Modified Series. The persistent rain and thunderstorms throughout the weekend forced the majority of RUSH-sanctioned tracks to cancel racing.   On Friday night, Freedom Speedway almost got a full show in the books; however, the division that did fall to rain was the RUSH Late Models. John Waters, Adam Sixt and Zach Carley were the winners of the three heat races in the Carley Collision RUSH Late Models, but the feature event was postponed due to rain after five laps with Waters leading. After a Memorial Day Weekend of Motocross … Read entire article »

Chevalier, Pietz, Lampman, Goulding, Toovey and Collect Victories at Humberstone

Chevalier, Pietz, Lampman, Goulding, Toovey and Collect Victories at Humberstone

PORT COLBORNE, ONTARIO… Chad Chevalier from Port Colborne, Ontario picked up his first win of the season in the PC Works DIRTcar Sportsman on Baron Roofing night at the New Humberstone Speedway. Rob Pietz from Gasline, Ontario won his first Pinty’s Delicious Foods RUSH Late Models. Jim Lampman from Caistor Centre, Ontario earned the win in the JC Auto Street Stock feature which was race number one of the Duel on the Dirt Home Track Series race. Rob Goulding from Port Colborne, Ontario earned his second Cosco Haulage Mini Stocks feature of the season while Mike Toovey from St. Catharines, Ontario earned his third win of the season for the … Read entire article »

Parker Price-Miller Wins Southern Ontario Sprints Victoria Day Special at Humberstone

Parker Price-Miller Wins Southern Ontario Sprints Victoria Day Special at Humberstone

PORT COLBORNE, ONTARIO… Kocomo, Indiana driver Parker Price-Miller brought home the victory for the Southern Ontario Sprints on John Puhl Memorial Night presented by Zanchin Truck and Trailer at the Humberstone Speedway on Victoria Day Weekend. Brad Rouse from St. Catharines, Ontario picked up the victory for the PC Works DIRTcar Sportsman. Dennis Lunger Jr from New Albion, Pennsylvania won his third RUSH Late Models feature of 2015. Chris Crawford from Welland, Ontario won his first JC Auto Street Stock feature of 2015. Brandon Iudiciani from Welland, Ontario won his first Cosco Haulage Mini Stock feature of the season while St. Catharines, Ontario native Mike Toovey scored his second Mike … Read entire article »

RUSH Series Newsletter

RUSH Series Newsletter

CANADIAN RUSH RACERS & SPEEDWAYS PLEASED WITH UNIFICATION OF CRATE LATE MODELS; SERIES TO JOIN DIRTCAR 358’s AT MERRITTVILLE MONDAY FOR MARQUE VICTORIA DAY EVENT May 15, 2015 (By Doug Kennedy) FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE (Pulaski, PA)…The Canadian Victoria Day Holiday spells victory for the Sweeney RUSH Dirt Late Model Series.  On May 18, Merrittville Speedway, located in Thorold, Ontario will become the showcase for the first ever Crate Late Model event to be held at the 60-year-old facility.   The event that begins at 7PM will have four different classes running that evening- the Sweeney Chevrolet Buick GMC RUSH Late Models in an Insinger Performance/Sunoco Race Fuels Northern Tour race paying $2,000 to-win, the DIRTcar 358 … Read entire article »

Race Night Schedule – SUNDAY May 17th 2015

Race Night Schedule – SUNDAY May 17th 2015

• 4:30 – Gates will Open • 4:45 – Draw will Open for All Classes • 5:45 – Draw will Close for All Classes • 6:00 – Drivers Meeting All Classes • 6:10 – Late Model Hot Laps • 6:15 – Sportsman Hot Laps • 6:20 – Sprint Car Hot Laps – 4 laps (In Heat Groups) • 6:30 – ANTHEMS (with Late Model Heat # 1 Stopped on the Front Stretch ) • Late Model Heats – 8 Laps • Sportsman Heats – 8 laps • Sprint Car Heats – 8 laps • Street Stock Heats – 8 laps • Mini Stock Heats – 6 laps • Pro 4 Truck Heats – 6 laps • Late Model Feature – 20 laps • Sportsman Feature … Read entire article »

RUSH Weekly Newsletter

RUSH Weekly Newsletter

(Pulaski, PA)…The second weekend of May brought continued warm, summer-like weather, and while most tracks were able to dodge the rain, a couple speedways weren’t so fortunate. The Sweeney Chevrolet Buick GMC RUSH Dirt Late Model Series saw six drivers capture their first win of the season, while the Sweeney RUSH Sportsman Modifieds featured a first ever winner on Sunday evening at Sportsman’s Speedway.   Freedom Motorsports Park kicked off the 2015 racing season on Friday night. The night ushered in a new era with Bob Reis taking over the ownership of the Delevan, New York oval. Taking the opening night win was Bryce Davis in the Carley Collision RUSH Late Models. … Read entire article »

James Michael Friesen Headlines Mother’s Day Special Win List at Humberstone

James Michael Friesen Headlines Mother’s Day Special Win List at Humberstone

PORT COLBORNE, ONTARIO… James Michael Friesen from St. Catharines, Ontario was the winner of the PC Works DIRTcar Sportsman main event on Davidson Line Marking and Property Maintenance Night at the New Humberstone Speedway on Mother’s Day. Dennis Lunger Jr from Albion, Pennsylvania picked up his second straight feature win for the Pinty’s Delicious Foods RUSH Late Models while Port Colborne, Ontario’s  Jason Fontaine won his second feature of the season in the JC Auto Street Stocks. Welland, Ontario’s Kyle Rothwell won the feature event for the Cosco Haulage Mini Stocks. Mike Toovey from St. Catharines, Ontario earned the victory for the Mike Knapp Ford Pro 4 Trucks. Mark Shadwell … Read entire article »

Lindberg, Lunger, Fontaine, Goulding and Perry Graces Opening Night Victory Lane at Humberstone Speedway

Lindberg, Lunger, Fontaine, Goulding and Perry Graces Opening Night Victory Lane at Humberstone Speedway

PORT COLBORNE, ONTARIO… 2014 divisional champion Gary Lindberg from Ridgeway, Ontario was victorious in the PC Works DIRTcar Sportsman main event as part of the 56th Opening Night at the New Humberstone Speedway on a sunny Sunday evening. Pennsylvania Late Model veteran Dennis Lunger Jr took home the victory in the 20 lap main event for the Pinty’s Delicious Foods RUSH Late Models. Jason Fontaine from Port Colborne, Ontario returned to championship form and grabbed the victory in the JC Auto Street Stock 20 lap main event. Rob Goulding from Port Colborne, Ontario picked up the victory in the Cosco Haulage Mini Stocks while Burlington, Ontario’s Frank Perry picked up … Read entire article »

Humberstone Speedway Welcoming Ohsweken Speedway Mini Stocks

Humberstone Speedway Welcoming Ohsweken Speedway Mini Stocks

PORT COLBORNE, ONTARIO…The New Humberstone Speedway would like to welcome the 16 valve Mini Stock cars that meet Ohsweken Speedway rules for the first three weeks of the season! The Mini Stocks from Ohsweken will be running with the current stars and cars of the Cosco Haulage Mini Stocks. After the first three weeks, the Humberstone member drivers will vote whether to continue to allow the 16 valve Mini Stocks for the remainder of the season. “We are hoping to expand our Mini Stock division and are scheduling these test races as a test to see how the two rule packages will compete with one another” says Director of Race Night … Read entire article »

RUSH Series Sets 2015 Schedule

RUSH Series Sets 2015 Schedule

(Pulaski, PA)…The Sweeney Chevrolet Buick GMC RUSH Dirt Late Model Series is excited to release its 2015 Sweeney Touring Series schedule. For the first time, the Series will offer both a Northern and Southern Touring schedule of events. With $4,000 to-win each region and the $2,000 overall bonus, one driver could win $10,000!   “As our overall region continues to grow, we felt it was time to split our Touring Series into two regions,” explained RUSH Co-Director Vicki Emig. “With our entire region now encompassing an expanse of 600 miles from the far north in Brighton, Ontario, Canada to the far south in Mechanicsville, Maryland, the reality is that it is too … Read entire article »

Practice for April 19th Cancelled

Practice for April 19th Cancelled

Humberstone Speedway practice that was scheduled for this Sunday April 19th has been cancelled. Practice will be held on April 26th and our 56th Season Opener will take place on Sunday May 3rd! … Read entire article »