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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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Bellamy, Ledingham, St. Pierre, Pelrine, Iudiciani and Pennacchio All Collect Checkers at Humberstone

Bellamy, Ledingham, St. Pierre, Pelrine, Iudiciani and Pennacchio All Collect Checkers at Humberstone

PORT COLBORNE, ONTARIO…. Hamilton, Ontario’s Chris Bellamy crossed the finish line first at the conclusion of the PC Works DIRTcar Sportsman feature on a picture perfect Sunday evening at the New Humberstone Speedway. However the Sportsman feature is unofficial pending tech. In other action at the Port Colborne oval,  “The Roadrunner” Rob Ledingham from Port Colborne, Ontario won his first Cosco Haulage RUSH Late Models feature.  Rick St. Pierre from Welland, Ontario picked up the … Read entire article »

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Erick Rudolph Wins 358 Modified Super DIRTcar Series Event at Humberstone

Erick Rudolph Wins 358 Modified Super DIRTcar Series Event at Humberstone

PORT COLBORNE, ONTARIO…. “Easy E” Erick Rudolph from Ransomville, NY collected the checkered flag and the $4000 US payday in the Inaugural 100 lap 358 Modified Super DIRTcar Series event at the New Humberstone Speedway on Canada Day presented by Cosco Haulage. In other action at Humberstone, Port Robinson, Ontario’s Billy Bleich Jr was victorious for the second time in 2014 after his triumph in the JC Auto Street Stocks. Tyler Lafantaisie from Welland, Ontario … Read entire article »

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Race Night Schedule – July 1st 2014

Race Night Schedule – July 1st 2014

• 3:00 – Gates will Open for parking and pre-event inspection • 3:00 – Draw will Open for 358 Modifieds • 4:00 – Draw will Open for Mini Stocks & Street Stocks… • 5:00 – DIRTcar 358 Modified Series Mandatory Drivers Meeting • 6:00 – Draw will Close for Mini Stocks & Street Stocks • 6:15 – DIRTcar 358 Modified Series Hot Laps • 6:30 – DIRTcar 358 Modified Series Time Trials • 6:55 – Opening Ceremonies • 7:00 – Mini Stock Heats … Read entire article »

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Lindberg, Peters, Bleich Jr, Rothwell and Haegens Collect Checkers at Humberstone

Lindberg, Peters, Bleich Jr, Rothwell and Haegens Collect Checkers at Humberstone

PORT COLBORNE, ONTARIO…. Gary Lindberg from Ridgeway, Ontario claimed his fourth PC Works DIRTcar Sportsman feature of the season on Buckners Source for Sports Night at the New Humberstone Speedway. Stevensville, Ontario pilot Jorden Peters collected his first Cosco Haulage RUSH Late Models victory of the season. Bill Bleich Jr from Port Robinson, Ontario would claim his first JC Auto Street Stocks feature of the season. For the second time in 2014, Welland, Ontario’s Kyle … Read entire article »

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Cody McPherson Takes Sportsman Win at New Humberstone

Cody McPherson Takes Sportsman Win at New Humberstone

PORT COLBORNE, ONTARIO…. St. Catharines, Ontario standout Cody McPherson won the PC Works DIRTcar Sportsman feature on Verge Insurance Night at the New Humberstone Speedway. Jamie Gilbert from Welland, Ontario picked up the victory for the TUSA Mod Lites. Chad Ruhlman from Bemus Point, NY took home the checkered flag for their Cosco Haulage RUSH Late Models. Lee Winger from Caledonia, Ontario took home his first JC Auto Street Stocks victory of the season. Jason … Read entire article »

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Tech Infraction – June 15/2014

Tech Infraction – June 15/2014

June 17th 2014     Competitor: Jason Fontaine     Event:  JC Auto Street Stock Feature – Sunday June 15th 2014     Violation: The Transmission and Torque Converter were tagged and sealed at the track Sunday after the race and brought to an outside transmission specialist. Upon inspection it was determined that there was an illegal SUN SHELL inside the transmission. This is a violation of the 2014 Humberstone Rules.   Penalty / Fine: Loss of 60 (sixty) Driver Championship points … Read entire article »

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Chris Steele Wins Southern Ontario Sprints A-Main at Humberstone

Chris Steele Wins Southern Ontario Sprints A-Main at Humberstone

PORT COLBORNE, ONTARIO…. “The Real Deal” Chris Steele from St. Catharines, Ontario was victorious for round four of the 2014 Southern Ontario Sprints (SOS) Tour on Zanchin Truck and Trailer Night at the New Humberstone Speedway on Father’s Day Sunday. Gary Lindberg from Ridgeway, Ontario won his third PC Works DIRTcar Sportsman feature of the season. Zach Carley from Freedom, NY held off his father Ed to pick up his first victory of the season … Read entire article »

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Crash For Cash Events Coming to Humberstone in 2014

Crash For Cash Events Coming to Humberstone in 2014

PORT COLBORNE, ONTARIO… Ever thought of getting behind the wheel of a racecar? The next round of future racers are coming this summer to the New Humberstone Speedway as the popular Port Colborne, Ontario oval is presenting the Crash For Cash Series! On each race night as part of the Series, we will hold a number of fun races featuring Enduros, Backwards Races, U-Turn Elimination Races, Flag Pole Races, Enduro-Cross Races plus more including Vintage … Read entire article »

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Humberstone Loses One to Mother Nature

Humberstone Loses One to Mother Nature

PORT COLBORNE, ONTARIO…. With strong thunderstorms coming in the area for much of the afternoon and into Sunday evening, management of the New Humberstone Speedway was forced to pull the plug on the June 8th racing program, which was to feature the first race at Humberstone for the Tri-Track Series for the DIRTcar Sportsman. “We will be working alongside both Merrittville and Ransomville to get the Sportsman Tri-Track Series race rescheduled” stated Director of Race Night … Read entire article »

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John Waters Wins Go Nuclear Late Model Tour A-Main at Humberstone

John Waters Wins Go Nuclear Late Model Tour A-Main at Humberstone

PORT COLBORNE, ONTARIO… Whitesville, NY Late Model competitor John Waters picked up his first Go Nuclear Late Model Tour event on a beautiful Sunday evening at the New Humberstone Speedway. Defending PC Works DIRTcar Sportsman Champion Gary Lindberg from Ridgeway, Ontario claimed his second feature win of the season after leading all 25 circuits in the main event. 2013 JC Auto Street Stock Champion James Thompson from St. Catharines, Ontario picked up his second Street … Read entire article »

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Race Night Schedule – SUNDAY June 1st, 2014

Race Night Schedule – SUNDAY June 1st, 2014

4:00 – Gates will Open 5:00 – Draw will Open for All Classes. 5:30 – Draw will Close for All Classes. 5:55 – Sportsman Hot Laps & Go Nuclear Late Model Cars Line Up for Anthems & Hot Laps 6:00 – ANTHEMS with Go Nuclear Late Model Cars Stopped on the Front Stretch Go Nuclear Late Model Hot Laps – 3 laps Street Stock Heats – 8 laps Sportsman Heats – 8 laps Go Nuclear Late Model Heats – 8 laps Pro 4 Truck … Read entire article »

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Rouse, Carley, Fontaine, Curtis and Pennacchio Collect Checkered Flags at New Humberstone

Rouse, Carley, Fontaine, Curtis and Pennacchio Collect Checkered Flags at New Humberstone

PORT COLBORNE, ONTARIO… Defending Mr. DIRTcar Sportsman Champion Brad Rouse from St. Catharines, Ontario was the winner of the PC Works DIRTcar Sportsman feature at the New Humberstone Speedway on a sun skied filled Sunday night. Ed Carley from Freedom, NY picked up his second consecutive Cosco Haulage RUSH Late Model feature.  “The Fonz” Jason Fontaine from Port Colborne, Ontario picked up his third JC Auto Street Stocks feature of the season. Evan Curtis from … Read entire article »

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Race Night Schedule – SUNDAY May 25th 2014

Race Night Schedule – SUNDAY May 25th 2014

4:00 – Gates will Open 5:00 – Draw will Open for All Classes 5:15 – Drivers Meeting for all Classes 5:30 – Draw will Close for All Classes … 5:50 – Sportsman Hot Laps – 3 laps 5:55 – Late Model Hot Laps – 3 laps 6:00 – ANTHEMS (with Street Stock Heat #1 on the Front Stretch) Street Stock Heats – 8 laps Sportsman Heats – 8 laps Late Model Heats – 8 laps Mini Stock Heats – 6 laps Pro 4 Truck Heat – … Read entire article »

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TECH Report – Post Mini Stock Inspection

TECH Report – Post Mini Stock Inspection

May 21st 2014 Competitor: Kyle Rothwell Event: Mini Stock Feature – Sunday May 18th 2014 Violation: *The car was found to be in violation of the following 2014 Humberstone Rules.   20. SUSPENSION a. Stock replacement parts only allowed. No modifications allowed. b. OEM springs only c. Original OEM style shock. d. The use of aftermarket bushings allowed.   In post-race inspection it was discovered that one of the rear springs was shortened/cut and had coils removed.   Penalty / Fine: * Loss of All Points and … Read entire article »

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Mikey Kruchka Wins Southern Ontario Sprints A-Main at Humberstone Speedway

Mikey Kruchka Wins Southern Ontario Sprints A-Main at Humberstone Speedway

PORT COLBORNE, ONTARIO… Mikey Kruchka from Hamilton, Ontario was the winner of the Southern Onatrio Sprints (SOS) A-Main on John Puhl Memorial Night presented by Zanchin Truck &Trailer and Motorsports Image at the New Humberstone Speedway. Other winners on Victoria Day weekend included Adam Leslie from Port Colborne, Ontario picking up the win in the PC Works DIRTcar Sportsman. “The Fonz” Jason Fontaine from Port Colborne, Ontario took top honors in the JC Auto Street … Read entire article »

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