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ARBodies Returns As Major Sponsor of RUSH Late Model Series

ARBodies Returns As Major Sponsor of RUSH Late Model Series

February 10, 2014 (By Mike Leone) FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE (Pulaski, PA)…As each passing day means one day closer to the new racing season, Sweeney Chevrolet Buick GMC RUSH Dirt Late Model Series Directors Vicki Emig and Mike Leone are excited to announce ARbodies has renewed their involvement with the Series in 2014 and will again be one of the largest contingency sponsors!       Not only will ARbodies carry the “Major Contingency Sponsor” title, but they have again gone above … Read entire article »

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Grigsby Looking Forward to 2014

Grigsby Looking Forward to 2014

February 2, 2014 (By Rich Yeager – RUSH Staff Series Spotlight) (Springville, NY)…It’s no secret that veteran racer Paul Grigsby is really looking forward to the 2014 racing season. The Springville, NY driver has two speedways right in his backyard joining the Sweeney Chevrolet Buick GMC RUSH Dirt Late Model Series as weekly-sanctioned for the upcoming season. Both Humberstone and Freedom Speedways are race tracks that Grigsby has a lot of laps on and when added to … Read entire article »

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Go Nuclear! Late Model Series is Proud to Welcome Insinger Performance and Sunoco Race Fuels as Sponsors for the 2014 Racing Season

Go Nuclear! Late Model Series is Proud to Welcome Insinger Performance and Sunoco Race Fuels as Sponsors for the 2014 Racing Season

February 1, 2014   As the 2014 racing season looms in the not so distant future, work behind the scenes continues to take place to make this year the biggest and most lucrative season in the four year history of the Go Nuclear Late Model Series.  The Go Nuclear website has just been re-structured, allowing easier access for our fans and competitors alike.   We are also proud to welcome Insinger Performance & Sunoco Race Fules as sponsor for … Read entire article »

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RUSH Late Model Series Releases 2014 Schedule

RUSH Late Model Series Releases 2014 Schedule

January 27, 2014 (By Mike Leone) FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE (Pulaski, PA)…After putting a final wrap on the inaugural 2013 season with the awards banquet on January 18, Sweeney Chevrolet Buick GMC RUSH Dirt Late Model Racing Series Directors Vicki Emig and Mike Leone have released a tentative schedule for the Sweeney Touring Series for the upcoming 2014 season.   This year’s Sweeney Tour schedule includes approximately 20 events at a minimum of 12 different facilities throughout Pennsylvania, Ohio, Maryland, … Read entire article »

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Ontario Topless Sprints Launch Tentative 2014 Season Schedule

Ontario Topless Sprints Launch Tentative 2014 Season Schedule

January 28, 2014   The 2014 racing season is approaching quickly and the behind the scenes activity is in full force as the Ontario Topless Sprints gear up for another exciting season.  The 2014 season schedule has just been released with some great events on the schedule in Ontario, Canada as well as Pennsylvania and Michigan.   The 2014 campaign will get underway on Sunday, May 25 at Crystal Speedway in Crystal, as the Michigan Traditional Sprints (MTS) invite … Read entire article »

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Super DIRTcar Series Defending Champion Brett Hearn Ready to Jump-Start 2014 at Volusia

Super DIRTcar Series Defending Champion Brett Hearn Ready to Jump-Start 2014 at Volusia

Big-Block Modifieds kick off season February 19-22 at DIRTcar Nationals Presented by Summit Racing Equipment WEEDSPORT, N.Y. – Dirt modified racing legend Brett Hearn seems to raise the bar higher with each lap. The 2014 Super DIRTcar Big-Block Modified Champion from Sussex, N.J., is the only driver with eight series championships, and he isn’t ready to let up. “It ended with a bang last year, with Eastern States and our performance at World Finals. I feel pretty … Read entire article »

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Go Nuclear Late Model Series Welcomes Grills’ N Ovens as Sponsor for 2014 Season With Donation of a Maximus Pizza Oven to be Raffled

Go Nuclear Late Model Series Welcomes Grills’ N Ovens as Sponsor for 2014 Season With Donation of a Maximus Pizza Oven to be Raffled

January 22, 2014   The Go Nuclear Late Model Series is constantly cooking up new ideas to promote their drivers and sponsors, as well as attract new competitors and marketing partners along the way.  The series is very excited to welcome Grills’ N Ovens as a Sponsor for the upcoming season as they have donated a Maximus Mobile Pizza Oven (Black) to be raffled off during the upcoming season.   Raffle tickets will be available throughout the year at … Read entire article »

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Go Nuclear Late Model Series Announces Lucrative Point Fund for 2014 Championship; Plenty of Big Events Coming Up This Season

Go Nuclear Late Model Series Announces Lucrative Point Fund for 2014 Championship; Plenty of Big Events Coming Up This Season

January 15, 2014   Year after year, the Go Nuclear Late Model Series continues to grow and it has now become a premiere racing series throughout the Northeast and Ontario Canada.  Now entering its first fourth season of existence, the Go Nuclear Late Model Series is working on a schedule that will feature several major events and an overall points championship that will pay $5000 to win and an amazing $1000 for 10th place! All other competitors … Read entire article »

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Tri-Track Series Set to Launch in 2014 at Humberstone, Merrittville and Ransomville Speedways

Tri-Track Series Set to Launch in 2014 at Humberstone, Merrittville and Ransomville Speedways

RANSOMVILLE, NY/THOROLD, PORT COLBORNE, ONT…Three of the Niagara Regions dirt tracks are coming together to create the Tri-Track Series in 2014. These local tracks include the New Humberstone Speedway located in Port Colborne, Ontario, Merrittville Speedway located in Thorold, Ontario and the Ransomville Speedway located in Ransomville, NY. The Series will be featuring both the 358 DIRTcar Modifieds and the DIRTcar Sportsman. Each of the tracks will host at least two 358 Modified and two … Read entire article »

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FK Rod Ends Becomes First Company to Sign on as a Major Contingency Sponsor.

FK Rod Ends Becomes First Company to Sign on as a Major Contingency Sponsor.

December 27, 2013 (Pulaski, PA)…Over the past several weeks Sweeney Chevrolet Buick GMC RUSH Racing Series Directors Vicki Emig and Mike Leone have been extremely busy working and meeting with promoters and sponsors throughout the region as they prepare for the upcoming 2014 season   Recent trips to both the Parts Peddler Show in Syracuse, New York and Performance Racing Industry (PRI) Show in Indianapolis, Indiana proved to be very productive as numerous new Major Contingency Sponsors were … Read entire article »

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RUSH Point Fund Expands With Addition of New Tracks

RUSH Point Fund Expands With Addition of New Tracks

December 22, 2013  (By Mike Leone) (Pulaski, PA)…Sweeney Chevrolet Buick GMC RUSH Dirt Late Model Series Directors Vicki Emig and Mike Leone are proud to announce that the 2014 Sweeney Weekly Series Championship will increase in 2014. The top 40 drivers in 2014 points will receive point fund monies up from 30 this past season with $200 going to position 40. With the expansion to 40 positions, an increase in monies will also be added to … Read entire article »

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Freedom Speedway Joins RUSH Weekly Series

Freedom Speedway Joins RUSH Weekly Series

December 18, 2013 (By Mike Leone) (Delevan, NY)…After a two-year hiatus, racing is returning to Freedom Speedway on Friday nights in 2014. Sweeney Chevrolet Buick GMC RUSH Dirt Late Model Series directors Vicki Emig and Mike Leone are thrilled to announce the western New York facility will be RUSH weekly-sanctioned! Freedom joins Potomac Speedway in Maryland and Winchester Speedway in Virginia as new tracks under the RUSH banner for 2014. Crate Late Model racing isn’t new to Freedom; … Read entire article »

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Humberstone Joins RUSH Series Sanctioning For Late Models in 2014

Humberstone Joins RUSH Series Sanctioning For Late Models in 2014

SWEENEY RUSH LATE MODEL SERIES GOES INTERNATIONAL AS CANADA’S HUMBERSTONE SPEEDWAY JOINS WEEKLY SERIES; SUNDAY NIGHT SOUTHERN ONTARIO TRACK GIVES NORTHERN RACERS 3-NIGHT CIRCUIT By Mike Leone December 21, 2013   (Port Colborne, ON)…Just days after landing western New York’s Freedom Speedway as a Sweeney Chevrolet Buick GMC RUSH Dirt Late Model Weekly Series venue in 2014, RUSH Directors Vicki Emig and Mike Leone are thrilled to announce that Humberstone Speedway in Port Colborne, Ontario, Canada has joined the … Read entire article »

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Late Model Drivers Meeting Scheduled for December 19th

Late Model Drivers Meeting Scheduled for December 19th

Attention Late Model Drivers……..This Thursday December 19th at 7:00pm we will be having an informal meeting to talk about the direction of the Late Models for 2014.    Please feel free to drop by and join the discussion.  We will be at Cosco Haulage, 10 Broadway Ave.  St. Catharines. 7:00pm … Read entire article »

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Friends of Auto Racing Honors Racers and Inducts Bender, Hainer and Pangrazio to Hall of Fame.

Friends of Auto Racing Honors Racers and Inducts Bender, Hainer and Pangrazio to Hall of Fame.

Bowmansville, NY Asphalt Modified ace Matt Hirschman and dirt Sportsman racer Jesse Cotriss were named as the Drivers of the Year at the Friends of Auto Racing (Foar Score) Fan Club annual Awards Dinner, held on Saturday evening, December 7.  Approximately 225 people attended the event, held at the Elks Club in Lancaster, NY.  This annual affair of the Buffalo-based fan club honors top drivers in Western New York and the Niagara Region of Ontario. In addition, the Friends of Auto Racing inducted … Read entire article »

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Humberstone Speedway Honors Champions at Night of Champions Awards Banquet

Humberstone Speedway Honors Champions at Night of Champions Awards Banquet

NIAGARA FALLS, ONTARIO… The New Humberstone Speedway honored their 2013 champions and their crews at the annual Night of Champions Awards Banquet at the Americana Resort in Niagara Falls, Ontario on Saturday evening. The evening was honoring Erick Rudolph (DIRTcar Modifieds), Gary Lindberg (Cosco Haulage DIRTcar Sportsman), Rob Ledingham (Late Models), James Thompson (Street Stocks), Mike Toovey (Pro 4 Trucks), Kyle Pelrine (Mini Stocks) and Sam Iftody (Pure Stocks) and their crews on their achievements … Read entire article »

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Williamson Rides a Hot Start to his First Career Lernerville Speedway Championship

Williamson Rides a Hot Start to his First Career Lernerville Speedway Championship

Canadian Sensation breathes new life into Diehl Mods division Mat Williamson rides a hot start to his first career Lernerville Title Fab Four Racing Season Review/DIRTcar Round Up Steel City Stampede Preview Sarver, PA (October 17, 2013) The Diehl Auto Group DIRTcar Big Block Modifieds has been dominated by the “Usual Suspects” for the better part of a decade; Brian Swartzlander, Dave Murdick, Jeremiah Shingledecker and previously Kevin Bolland and Del Rougeux.  But that all … Read entire article »

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Hard-charging Brad Rouse claims victory in NAPA Auto Parts Super DIRT Week Sportsman Modified Series Championship 30

Hard-charging Brad Rouse claims victory in NAPA Auto Parts Super DIRT Week Sportsman Modified Series Championship 30

St. Catharines, Ontario, driver makes his way from his 22nd starting spot to the front in the season’s biggest DIRTcar Sportsman Modified Series race SYRACUSE, N. Y.(Photo Courtesy Outlaw Photos) - Saturday, Oct. 12, 2013 – Brad Rouse just barely made it into the big race Saturday afternoon, finishing second in a Last Chance Qualifier to get a spot in the NAPA Auto Parts Super DIRT Week Sportsman Modified Championship 30. Yet he didn’t let his disadvantage … Read entire article »

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