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Humberstone Truck Regular Sam Pennacchio Wins at I-88

Humberstone Truck Regular Sam Pennacchio Wins at I-88

Humberstone Pro 4 Truck regular Sam Pennacchio towed to I-88 Speedway in Afton, New York this past Friday and came home victorious. I-88 regular were very surprised to see a Canadian make the 4 1/2 hour trip. Being new to the speedway made it tough for Pennacchio who had nothing but a couple of hotlaps and had to start tail in the 20 lap feature. Pennacchio took the lead on lap 17 and never looked … Read entire article »

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Race Night Schedule – SUNDAY September 8th 2013

Race Night Schedule – SUNDAY September 8th 2013

4:00 – Gates Open 5:30 – Mandatory Mr. DIRTcar Sportsman Drivers Meeting 5:45 – Mr. DIRTcar Sportsman Hot Laps 6:00 – Street Stock Heat #2 from Sept 1st Mr. DIRTcar Sportsman Time Trials ANTHEMS with Mini Stock Cars Stopped on Front Stretch Mini Stock Feature – 15 Laps – Rain Out from Sept 1st (Qualified Cars Only) Mr. DIRTcar Sportsman Heats – 8 laps Street Stock Feature – 20 Laps – Rain Out from Sept 1st (Qualified Cars Only) Top 12 Mr. DIRTcar Sportsman Redraw … Read entire article »

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Gary Lindberg and Rob Ledingham Takes Track Titles at New Humberstone

Gary Lindberg and Rob Ledingham Takes Track Titles at New Humberstone

PORT COLBORNE, ONTARIO… Gary Lindberg from Ridgeway, Ontario and Rob Ledingham from Port Colborne, Ontario received the 2013 Track Championships for the Cosco Haulage DIRTcar Sportsman and the Peters Excavating Late Models respectively on Labor Day Weekend at the New Humberstone Speedway. There was seven laps completed in the JC Auto Street Stocks with Shawn Wilson leading James Thompson when Mother Nature intervened and forced speedway management to pull the plug on the remaining racing program. Next … Read entire article »

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Race Night Schedule – SUNDAY September 1st 2013

Race Night Schedule – SUNDAY September 1st 2013

  4:00 – Gates Open 5:30 – Cut Off for Sign-in 5:50 – Sportsman Cars Line Up for Anthems & Hot Laps 6:00 – ANTHEMS with Sportsman Cars Stopped on the Front Stretch Sportsman Hot Laps – 3 laps Pure Stock Heats – 6 laps Pro 4 Truck Heats – 6 laps Mini Stock Heats – 6 laps Street Stock Heats – 8 laps Sportsman Heats – 8 laps Late Model Heats – 8 laps Intermission Pure Stock Feature – 12 laps Pro 4 Truck Feature – 15 Laps Mini … Read entire article »

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Competitor Notice: Pure Stocks

Competitor Notice:  Pure Stocks

August 27th, 2013  Competitor Notice:  Pure Stocks Attention All Pure Stock Teams With reduced car counts it has been decided that the Pure Stock Division will not be back at Humberstone Speedway in 2014.   The Pure Stock Division was intended to give the enduro type race cars a place to race.   We would like to thanks the teams that have participated in the Pure Stocks and hope they can find a place in one of our other divisions.   The final … Read entire article »

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Erick Rudolph Wins Feature and Unofficially Claims Overall Modified Championship at New Humberstone

Erick Rudolph Wins Feature and Unofficially Claims Overall Modified Championship at New Humberstone

PORT COLBORNE, ONTARIO… Third generation driver Erick Rudolph from Ransomville, NY was victorious in the 30 lap feature for the DIRTcar Modifieds and unofficially  clinched his first Humberstone DIRTcar Modified Championship on CAA Niagara Night at the New Humberstone Speedway. 14 year old Travis Miller from St. Catharines, Ontario clamed his second Cosco Haulage DIRTcar Sportsman feature of the season. “The Fonz” Jason Fontaine from Port Colborne, Ontario crossed the finish line first for his … Read entire article »

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Race Night Schedule – SUNDAY August 25th 2013

Race Night Schedule – SUNDAY August 25th 2013

  4:00 – Draw will Open for Modifieds 5:30 – Draw will Close for Modifieds 5:50 – Modified Cars Line Up for Anthems & Hot Laps 6:00 – ANTHEMS with Modified Cars Stopped on the Front Stretch Modified Hot Laps – 3 laps Pure Stock Heats – 6 laps Pro 4 Truck Heats – 6 laps Street Stock Heats – 8 laps Mini Stock Heats – 6 laps Sportsman Heats – 8 laps Modified Heats – 8 laps (top 3 will redraw) Intermission Pure Stock Feature – 12 … Read entire article »

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Post Tech Bulletin- August 19/13 – Jordan Peters

Post Tech Bulletin- August 19/13 – Jordan Peters

August 19th 2013 Competitor Appeal: Jordan Peters Event:  Sunday July 28th 2013 Late Model Feature Violation: After winning the race the car was weighed and found to be (1) one pound light and was disqualified.  The team immediately protested the race and launched an appeal based on the scales that were fluctuating from +3 to -3 lbs as the protest & appeal was being entered.   Results of Appeal: In the days after there were multiple tests conducted, and each revealed … Read entire article »

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Dale Planck Wins DIRTcar Modified Main at New Humberstone

Dale Planck Wins DIRTcar Modified Main at New Humberstone

PORT COLBORNE, ONTARIO… “The Natural” Dale Planck from Cortland, NY was victorious in the DIRTcar Modified feature event at the New Humberstone Speedway on Dilts Piston Hydraulics night. BJ Willard from St. Catharines, Ontario claimed his second straight win in the Cosco Haulage DIRTcar Sportsman. Jorden Peters from Stevensville, Ontario claimed the victory for the Peters Excavating UMP/DIRTcar Late Models. Defending Mike Knapp Ford Pro 4 Truck Champion Mike Toovey from St. Catharines, Ontario won … Read entire article »

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Race Night Schedule August 18/2013

Race Night Schedule August 18/2013

*4:00pm Gates Open*5:00 Draw will open for Modifieds*5:30 Draw will close for ModifiedsAll Other Classes will be handicapped*5:50 Modifieds line up for anthems and hot laps*6:00 Anthems*Modifieds hot laps – 3 laps*Heats-Pure Stocks-Late Models-Modifieds-Sportsman-Pro4 Trucks-Mini StocksIntermision*Features-Pure Stocks-Late Models-Modifieds-Sportsman-Pro4 Trucks-Mini Stocks-Enduro … Read entire article »

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Warren Mahoney, BJ Willard and Paul Grigsby Score Topless Night Wins at New Humberstone

Warren Mahoney, BJ Willard and Paul Grigsby Score Topless Night Wins at New Humberstone

PORT COLBORNE, ONTARIO… Warren Mahoney from Lefroy, Ontario scored the victory for  the Ontario Topless Sprint Cars on Topless Night presented by Mike Knapp Ford, Tidyman Maintenance and Port Colborne Laundry night at the New Humberstone Speedway. BJ Willard from St. Catharines, Ontario was victorious for the first time this season in the Cosco Haulage DIRTcar Sportsman. Paul Grigsby from Springville, NY picked up his third Peters Excavating UMP/DIRTcar Late Models feature of the season. … Read entire article »

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Rudolph, Lindberg, Ledingham, Thompson, Lafantaisie, Pennacchio, and Tomaski All Score All Canadian Championship Triumphs at New Humberstone Speedway

Rudolph, Lindberg, Ledingham, Thompson, Lafantaisie, Pennacchio, and Tomaski All Score All Canadian Championship Triumphs at New Humberstone Speedway

PORT COLBORNE, ONTARIO… Third generation driver Erick Rudolph from Ransomville, NY was victorious in the DIRTcar Modified feature as part of the All Canadian Championships presented by Rankin Construction. Gary Lindberg from Ridgeway, Ontario picked up his sixth Cosco Haulage DIRTcar Sportsman feature of the 2013 season. “The Roadrunner” Rob Ledingham picked up his second win of the season in the Peters Excavating UMP/DIRTcar Late Models.  James Thompson from St. Catharines, Ontario picked up his … Read entire article »

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ALL CANADIAN Race Night Schedule – SUNDAY August 4th 2013

ALL CANADIAN Race Night Schedule – SUNDAY August 4th 2013

2:00 – Pit Gates will Open 4:00 – Draw will Open for All Divisions. 5:15 – Draw will Close for All Divisions. 5:50 – Modified Cars Line Up for Anthems & Hot Laps 6:00 ANTHEMS with Modified Cars Stopped on the Front Stretch Modified Hot Laps 3 laps Sportsman Scrambles 1 & 2 – 6 laps for locked in cars Sportsman Heats 10 laps – Next 10 Qualify for Feature Modified Scramble – 6 laps for locked in cars Modified Heats – 8 laps … Read entire article »

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All Canadian Championships – Race Format

All Canadian Championships – Race Format

Pure Stock Info Sheet   Starting positions in both the Scramble and the Heat will be determined by a draw. LOCKED IN DRIVERS – (Locked in the top 6 starting positions for the feature) The following cars will run one Scramble Race to determine the starting positions for the front rows of the feature and will be locked in the top 6 starting positions for the feature event. Kyle Tomaski Sam Iftody Brad Alward Olivier Larocque Brad Booker Marcel Beauregard … Read entire article »

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What You Need to Know for the All Canadian Championships at Humberstone Sunday August 4th

What You Need to Know for the All Canadian Championships at Humberstone Sunday August 4th

PORT COLBORNE, ONTARIO… The All Canadian Championships has been a Humberstone tradition, dating back to 1959. The 2013 edition of the All Canadian Championships, presented by Rankin Construction will be one of the most exciting nights of the season to date at the New Humberstone Speedway. Each of the six weekly divisions at the speedway plus the DIRTcar Modifieds will all be in competition. Throughout the season, every division has been racing their way into locked-in positions … Read entire article »

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Gary Lindberg Scores 5th DIRTcar Sportsman Feature at Humberstone & Pietz Gets 1st Late Model Triumph

Gary Lindberg Scores 5th DIRTcar Sportsman Feature at Humberstone & Pietz Gets 1st Late Model Triumph

PORT COLBORNE, ONTARIO… Gary Lindberg from Ridgeway, Ontario used a last lap pass and picked up the win for the Cosco Haulage DIRTcar Sportsman on Seaway Mall Night at the New Humberstone Speedway. Rob Pietz from Gasline, Ontario picked up his first career Peters Excavating UMP/DIRTcar Late Models Ryan Turner from Caistor Centre, Ontario held off his brother Cory to pick up his first J.C. Auto Street Stock feature of the season. Tyler Lafantaisie from … Read entire article »

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Race Night Schedule – SUNDAY July 28th 2013

Race Night Schedule – SUNDAY July 28th 2013

4:00 – Gates will Open 5:50 – Sportsman Cars Line Up for Anthems & Hot Laps 6:00 – ANTHEMS with Sportsman Cars Stopped on the Front Stretch Sportsman Hot Laps – 3 laps Pure Stock Heats – 6 laps Sportsman Heats – 8 laps Street Stock Heats – 6 laps Mini Stock Heats – 6 laps Pro 4 Truck Heats – 6 laps Late Model Heats – 8 laps Sportsman Consolation Race – 8 laps Pure Stock Feature – 15 laps Intermission – Autograph Session Street Stock Feature … Read entire article »

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Technical Violation Bulletin – July 25/2013

Technical Violation Bulletin – July 25/2013

July 25th 2013 Competitor: Jason Fontaine Event:  JC Auto Street Stock Feature – Sunday July 21st 2013 Violation: The engine was sealed on Saturday night by Humberstone/Merrittville Tech Director Mark Chapman as a result of a protest.  It was confirmed that this same engine was used in competition on Sunday July 21st.  When the seals where opened and the engine was inspected on Tuesday July 23rd, it was found to be in violation of the 2013 Humberstone Rules.   Penalty … Read entire article »

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