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Humberstone Speedway Mourns Life of Owner Pete Cosco – Racing to Resume September 7th

Humberstone Speedway Mourns Life of Owner Pete Cosco – Racing to Resume September 7th

PORT COLBORNE, ONTARIO….. With the untimely death of Humberstone Speedway Owner Pete Cosco, the decision was made that the Sunday August 31 racing program will not be taking place.   The entire racing community was stunned to hear the passing of Pete. He always had a smile on his face and would share his racing stories to anyone that would listen. Pete was certainly one of the “nice guys in racing” and would help anyone that … Read entire article »

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Racing Community Mourns the Loss of Pete Cosco

Racing Community Mourns the Loss of Pete Cosco

The entire racing community was stunned to hear the sudden passing of Pete Cosco. Pete always had a smile on his face and would share his racing stories to anyone that would listen. Pete was certainly one of the nice guys in racing. Pete would be eager to help anyone that needed it in the pit area.   Pete raced at the tracks all over the Niagara Region as well throughout New York State. Pete stepped aside from … Read entire article »

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Derek Wagner Wins TUSA Mod Lite Tour Event at Humberstone; Brad Rouse Earns 3rd DIRTcar Sportsman Main Event

Derek Wagner Wins TUSA Mod Lite Tour Event at Humberstone; Brad Rouse Earns 3rd DIRTcar Sportsman Main Event

PORT COLBORNE, ONTARIO….. Middleport, NY’s Derek Wagner picked up the victory in the TUSA Mod Lite Tour A-Main on Davidson Line Marking & Property Maintenance Night at the New Humberstone Speedway. 2013 Mr. DIRTcar Sportsman Champion Brad Rouse from St. Catharines, Ontario earned his third victory of the season in the PC Works DIRTcar Sportsman. Veteran Paul Grigsby from Springville, NY picked up his first victory of the season for the Cosco Haulage RUSH Late … Read entire article »

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Chad Brachmann Wins 358 Modified Tri-Track Series Race at Humberstone

Chad Brachmann Wins 358 Modified Tri-Track Series Race at Humberstone

PORT COLBORNE, ONTARIO…. Wheatfield, NY’s Chad Brachmann was victorious in the Tri-Track Series race for the 358 Modifieds on Baron Roofing and Siding Night at the New Humberstone Speedway. Cody McPherson from St. Catharines, Ontario won his third PC Works DIRTcar Sportsman feature of the season. Rob Pietz from Gasline, Ontario won his first Cosco Haulage RUSH Late Model feature of the season. Jason Fontaine from Port Colborne, Ontario won his sixth JC Auto Street … Read entire article »

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Race Night Schedule – August 17th 2014

Race Night Schedule – August 17th 2014

• 5:00 – Gates will Open • 5:15 – Draw will Open for All Classes • 6:15 – Draw will Close for All Classes… • 7:00 – Anthems (with Street Stock Heat #1 on the front stretch) • Street Stock Heats – 8 laps • Sportsman Heats – 8 Laps • 358 Modified Tri-Track Series Heats – 8 Laps • Pro 4 Truck Heats – 6 laps • Mini Stock Heats – 6 laps • Late Model Heats – 8 Laps • Street Stock Feature … Read entire article »

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Gary Lindberg and Dennis Lunger Jr Tops Humberstone Winners List

Gary Lindberg and Dennis Lunger Jr Tops Humberstone Winners List

PORT COLBORNE, ONTARIO….Gary Lindberg from Ridgeway, Ontario picked up his sixth victory of 2014 for the PC Works DIRTcar Sportsman on JC Auto Night at the New Humberstone Speedway presented by PC Works and the Seaway Mall. Dennis Lunger Jr. from Albion, Pennsylvania won his second Cosco Haulage RUSH Late Model main event of 2014. Jim Lampman from Caistor Centre, Ontario earned his first win of the season for the JC Auto Street Stocks. Kyle … Read entire article »

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Race Night Schedule – August 10th 2014

Race Night Schedule – August 10th 2014

• 5:00 – Gates will Open • 5:15 – Draw will Open for All Classes • 6:15 – Draw will Close for All Classes… • 7:00 – Anthems (with Late Model Heat #1 on the front stretch) • Late Model Heats – 8 Laps • Street Stock Heats – 8 laps • Sportsman Heats – 8 Laps • Pro 4 Truck Heats – 6 laps • Mini Stock Heats – 6 laps Intermission – 10 Minutes • Late Model Feature – 20 laps • Street Stock … Read entire article »

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Davis Takes 1st of 2014 With Win at Freedom & Peters Red Hot at Humberstone.

Davis Takes 1st of 2014 With Win at Freedom & Peters Red Hot at Humberstone.

(Pulaski, PA)… Once again the weather played a major role in the weekend’s racing, and most of the Sweeney Chevrolet Buick GMC RUSH Dirt Late Model Weekly Series member tracks were unable to escape the rain. In fact, only three speedways were able to beat Mother Nature- one on each day of the weekend. At Freedom Speedway, the only track to get in a show on Friday, it was Bryce Davis taking his first win on … Read entire article »

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Friesen, Peters, Winger, Goulding and Pennacchio Collect All Canadian Championships Wins at Humberstone

Friesen, Peters, Winger, Goulding and Pennacchio Collect All Canadian Championships Wins at Humberstone

PORT COLBORNE, ONTARIO….St. Catharines, Ontario pilot and third generation driver James Michael Friesen earned his first victory of the season for the PC Works DIRTcar Sportsman after his victory in the All Canadian Championships presented by the Reeb House at the New Humberstone Speedway. Jorden Peters from Stevensville, Ontario picked up his third Cosco Haulage RUSH Late Model feature of the season.  Lee Winger from Caledonia, Ontario earned his second win of the season for … Read entire article »

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All Canadian Schedule – Sunday August 3rd 2014

All Canadian Schedule – Sunday August 3rd 2014

All Canadian Championships • 5:00 – Gates will Open… • 5:15 – Draw will Open for All Classes • 6:15 – Draw will Close for All Classes • 7:00 – Anthems (with Pro 4 Truck Heats #1 on the front stretch) • Pro 4 Truck Heats – 6 laps • Mini Stock Heats – 6 laps • Late Model Heats – 8 Laps • Street Stock Heats – 8 laps • Sportsman Heats – 8 Laps Intermission – 10 Minutes • Pro 4 Truck Feature – … Read entire article »

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Cody McPherson, Jorden Peters, Brad Sheehan, Tyler Lafantaisie, Sam Pennacchio, Jason Coutu All Collect Humberstone Checkers

Cody McPherson, Jorden Peters, Brad Sheehan, Tyler Lafantaisie, Sam Pennacchio, Jason Coutu All Collect Humberstone Checkers

PORT COLBORNE, ONTARIO…. 2012 Mr. DIRTcar Sportsman titlist Cody McPherson from St. Catharines, Ontario was the winner for the PC Works DIRTcar Sportsman on Super Mario’s Pizza and Niagara This Week night at the New Humberstone Speedway. Jorden Peters from Stevensville, Ontario won his second Cosco Haulage RUSH Late Models feature of the 2014 campaign. Brad Sheehan from St. Catharines, Ontario won his first JC Auto Street Stocks feature of the season. Welland, Ontario’s Tyler … Read entire article »

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Waters Scores RUSH Series Win at Humberstone

Waters Scores RUSH Series Win at Humberstone

 (Port Colborne, ON, Canada)…Coming off a season high 37 cars last Saturday night at Pittsburgh’s PA Motor Speedway, the Sweeney Chevrolet Buick GMC RUSH Dirt Late Model Touring Series will get right back at it this weekend with a much-anticipated appearance at Humberstone Speedway.  Sunday’s (July 20) event is billed as the “Canadian National Late Model Championship” and will be race #9 of the 20-event 2014 Touring Series.   The Sweeney Chevrolet Buick GMC RUSH Dirt Late … Read entire article »

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John Waters Wins RUSH Late Model Canadian Late Model Nationals at Humberstone

John Waters Wins RUSH Late Model Canadian Late Model Nationals at Humberstone

PORT COLBORNE, ONTARIO….Whitesville, NY driver John Waters earned the $2000 payday as he was the winner of the Canadian Late Model Nationals for the RUSH Late Model Tour event for the Cosco Haulage RUSH Late Models on Dilts Piston Hydraulics Night at the New Humberstone Speedway. For Waters, it was his second win at Humberstone in 2014. Gary Lindberg from Ridgeway, Ontario earned his fifth PC Works DIRTcar Sportsman feature of the season. “The Fonz” … Read entire article »

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Race Night Schedule – July 20th 2014

Race Night Schedule – July 20th 2014

Canadian Late Model Nationals • 5:00 – Gates will Open… • 5:15 – Draw will Open for All Classes • 6:10 – RUSH Late Model Tour Mandatory Drivers Meeting • 6:15 – Draw will Close for All Classes • 6:30 – RUSH Late Model Tour Hot Laps • 6:40 – RUSH Late Model Tour Time Trials • 7:00 – Anthems (with Sportsman Heat #1 on the front stretch) • Sportsman Heats – 8 Laps • RUSH Late Model Heats – 8 Laps • Street Stock … Read entire article »

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Humberstone to Host $2000 to Win “Canadian National Late Model Championship” this Sunday

Humberstone to Host $2000 to Win “Canadian National Late Model Championship” this Sunday

(Port Colborne, ON)…Coming off a season high 37 cars last Saturday night at Pittsburgh’s PA Motor Speedway, the Sweeney Chevrolet Buick GMC RUSH Dirt Late Model Touring Series will get right back at it this weekend with a much-anticipated appearance at Humberstone Speedway.  Sunday’s (July 20) event is billed as the “Canadian National Late Model Championship” and will be race #9 of the 20-event 2014 Touring Series.   Humberstone is in its first year under the RUSH … Read entire article »

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Mother Nature Claims another One at Humberstone

Mother Nature Claims another One at Humberstone

PORT COLBORNE, ONTARIO…. Management of the New Humberstone Speedway was forced to pull the plug on this evening’s racing program due to poor ground conditions. With steady rain hitting the region throughout the day and with the forecast calling for more wet weather, the call was made to cancel the racing program.   “We are going to reschedule the Tri-Track Series race for the 358 Modifieds at the end of August” stated Director of Race Night Operations … Read entire article »

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Race Night Schedule – SUNDAY July 13th 2014

Race Night Schedule – SUNDAY July 13th 2014

  5:00 – Gates will Open ? 6:00 – Draw will Open for All Classes ? 6:15 – Drivers Meeting ALL DIVISIONS ? 6:30 – Draw will Close for All Classes ? 6:45 – Wheel Packing ALL – ALL CARS (If Needed) ***If Needed, will be a Mandatory 2 laps or you start tail in all races*** ? 7:00 – ANTHEMS (with Street Stock Heat # 1 Stopped on the Front Stretch ) ? Street Stock Heats – 8 laps ? Sportsman Heats – … Read entire article »

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Tech Infraction – July 6/14

Tech Infraction – July 6/14

  June 9th 2014 Competitor: Chris Bellamy Event: PC WORKS DIRTcar Sportsman Feature – Sunday July 6th 2014 Violation: ??The MSD Box was confiscated during post race inspection. It was tested on Wednesday July 9th 2014 and was found to be out of spec. with no visible signs of tampering. It has been sent to MSD for further testing. Penalty / Fine: ??Loss of ALL Points for Sunday July 6th 2014 ??Loss of ALL Money for Sunday July 6th 2014 Clinton … Read entire article »

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