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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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Race Night Schedule – SUNDAY May 18th 2014

Race Night Schedule – SUNDAY May 18th 2014

4:00 – Gates will Open 5:00 – Draw will Open for All  Classes 5:15 – Sprint Car Drivers Meeting 5:30 – Draw will Close for All Classes … 5:45 – Sportsman Hot Laps – 3 laps 5:50 – Sprint Car Hot Laps – 4 laps (In Heat Groups) 6:00 – ANTHEMS with Street Stock Heat # 1 Stopped on the Front Stretch Street Stock Heats – 8 laps Sportsman Heats – 8 laps Sprint Car Heats – 8 laps Mini Stock Heats – 6 … Read entire article »

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Tech Bulletin – May 12

Tech Bulletin – May 12

TECH REPORT:  MSD REV BOXES Event:  PC Works DIRTcar Sportsman Feature – Sunday May 11th 2014 Tech Results:  … Following the May 11th Sportsman Feature the MSD Rev Boxes of the top four finishers were taken for further testing. All 4 boxes were tested with direction from MSD and DIRTcar. All 4 Boxes passed the tests and will be returned imediately to the race teams involved. Any witheld payout can be picked up at the Pit Gate … Read entire article »

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Lindberg, Carley, Thompson, Sliter, Pennacchio, And Zack Grace Humberstone’s Victory Lane

Lindberg, Carley, Thompson, Sliter, Pennacchio, And Zack Grace Humberstone’s Victory Lane

  PORT COLBORNE, ONTARIO… Gary Lindberg from Ridgeway, Ontario returned to victory lane for the first time in 2014 after crossing the finish line first in the PC Works DIRTcar Sportsman on Port Cares Night at the New Humberstone Speedway. Veteran Late Model racer Ed Carley from Freedom, NY picked up his first victory of the season in the Cosco Haulage RUSH Late Models. 2013 track Champion James Thompson from St. Catharines, Ontario claimed the victory … Read entire article »

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Rouse, Lungar, Fontaine, Lafantaisie, & Pennacchio All Collect Wins on Humberstone Opening Night

Rouse, Lungar, Fontaine, Lafantaisie, & Pennacchio All Collect Wins on Humberstone Opening Night

PORT COLBORNE, ONTARIO… Defending Mr. DIRTcar Sportsman Champion Brad Rouse from St. Catharines, Ontario took his Rick’s Delivery 18r to victory lane at the end of the 55 lap caution free main event for the PC Works DIRTcar Sportsman on Opening Night 2014 at the New Humberstone Speedway. Dennis Lungar from Conneaut, Ohio led every lap to win the Cosco Haulage RUSH Late Model feature.  “The Fonz” Jason Fontaine from Port Colborne, Ontario picked up … Read entire article »

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Humberstone Speedway Season Lid-Lifter Set for Sunday May 4

Humberstone Speedway Season Lid-Lifter Set for Sunday May 4

PORT COLBORNE, ONTARIO… The New Humberstone Speedway is getting ready for the track’s 55th Season Opener this coming Sunday May 4th with racing to get underway at 6:00pm.Admission for Opening Night will only be $5.55 for adults as the track is celebrating its 55th season of racing in 2014. The racing action will be headlined by a 55 lap feature for the PC Works DIRTcar Sportsman. The Cosco Haulage RUSH Late Models will be racing in … Read entire article »

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HUMBERSTONE SPEEDWAY 2014 Line – Up Procedures

HUMBERSTONE SPEEDWAY 2014 Line – Up Procedures

FIRST 4 WEEKS – ALL DIVISIONS:   ? All drivers will draw for heat race starting positions. If 11 or less cars:   - One heat will be run. - All cars will qualify for the Feature. - Top 4 to the redraw - Remaining heat race cars will start straight up behind the redraw cars the way they finish the heats. - Any other cars not finishing their heat will be added to the tail of the field. - Most Recent Feature winner can … Read entire article »

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Race Night Schedule – SUNDAY May 4th 2014

Race Night Schedule – SUNDAY May 4th 2014

  4:00 – Gates will Open 5:00 – Draw will Open for All Classes 5:30 – Draw will Close for All Classes 5:50 – Late Model Hot Laps – 3 laps 5:55 – Sportsman Cars Line Up for Anthems & Hot Laps 6:00 – ANTHEMS with Sportsman Cars Stopped on the Front Stretch Sportsman Hot Laps – 3 laps Pro 4 Truck Heats – 6 laps Street Stock Heats – 8 laps Sportsman Heats – 8 laps Mini Stock Stock Heats – 6 laps Late Model Heats … Read entire article »

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10 Rounds with the Champ….Rob Ledingham

10 Rounds with the Champ….Rob Ledingham

1.  What is the best part winning the championship? I think that winning a championship is an award that should go to the crew, and family.  Racing is a huge team effort.  It’s not winning races, it’s about hard work and commitment ! My guy’s are the best, they deal with ME ! that’s a job in itself lol, and the on going work involved in keeping the car going. So I think it’s a huge … Read entire article »

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10 Rounds with the Champ….Kyle Pelrine

10 Rounds with the Champ….Kyle Pelrine

1.  What is the best part winning the championship? The best part about winning the championship is knowing that you are on top of your game, the best of the best.  That next year you are the guy to beat every night and no one is going to give you and inch out on the track. 2.  What are your plans for 2014? The plan for the 2014 season is to build a brand new Camaro street stock. 3.  … Read entire article »

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10 Rounds with the Champ….Gary Lindberg

10 Rounds with the Champ….Gary Lindberg

1.  What is the best part winning the championship? The best part of winning the championship was knowing that everybody’s hard work paid off. 2.  What are your plans for 2014? Our plans for 2014 are to run Humberstone’s and Merrittville’s weekly programs, the Tri-track series & some Trail series races. 3.  What was your best racing moment in 2013? Winning the All Canadian 4.  What can you have to do to keep up the momentum that you … Read entire article »

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10 Rounds with the Champ….Sam Iftody

10 Rounds with the Champ….Sam Iftody

1.  What is the best part winning the Championship? Seeing the looks on my crews faces and all the work put into my race cars week after week. I have the easy part, I just drive. Getting the Trophy and Jacket was cool too! 2. What are your plans for 2014? Mini Stock 3.  What was your best racing moment in 2013? Winning the Second feature on the final night of points to win the championship. 4.  What … 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 Cars and Spectator One-On-One Races. … Read entire article »

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10 Rounds with the Champ….James Thompson

10 Rounds with the Champ….James Thompson

10 Rounds with the Champ by Steven Petty 2013 Street Stock Champion James Thompson #00 1. What is the best part winning the championship? The best part about winning the championship would have to be knowing out of all the drivers out there, you were consistently the best week in and week out. 2.  What are your plans for 2014? My plans for 2014 are back and forth, we’ve added another street stock for our trips to the states and we … Read entire article »

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10 Rounds with the Champ…Mike Toovey

10 Rounds with the Champ…Mike Toovey

10 Rounds with the Champ by Steven Petty 2013 Pro 4 Truck Champion Mike Toovey #2V 1. What is the best part winning the championship? Finally realizing you no longer have to stress about the truck being perfect every week. Anything can go wrong so I’m always double, triple checking everything and making sure the setup is right for the track, when it’s all over it feels like a massive weight being lifted off my back. The jacket is pretty sweet … Read entire article »

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Humberstone Speedway Registration Meeting Set for March 6th

Humberstone Speedway Registration Meeting Set for March 6th

PORT COLBORNE, ONTARIO… The New Humberstone Speedway is returning for its 55th season of competitive racing at the historic Port Colborne oval. The season will officially kick off with the Registration and Information meeting set for Thursday March 6, 2014 at the Americana Resort on Lundy’s Lane in Niagara Falls, Ontario.   During the meeting, drivers are encouraged to purchase Season Passes and both the speedway and DIRTcar Memberships for the 2014 season. The 2014 schedule will … 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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