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John Waters Claims RUSH Late Model Touring Series Stop at Humberstone

John Waters Claims RUSH Late Model Touring Series Stop at Humberstone

PORT COLBORNE, ONTARIO (May 22, 2016)… John Waters from Whitesville, NY was victorious in the main event for The Sweeney Chevrolet, Buick GMC RUSH Late Model Touring Series at the Humberstone Speedway on John Puhl Memorial Night. Cody McPherson from St. Catharines, Ontario won his second feature of the season for the PC Works DIRTcar Sportsman. Rob Murray from St. Catharines, Ontario claimed the feature event for the JC Auto Street Stocks. Frank Perry from … Read entire article »

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RUSH Series Heads to Humberstone & Merrittville

RUSH Series Heads to Humberstone & Merrittville

SWEENEY RUSH LATE MODEL TOUR TO KICKOFF SUNDAY & MONDAY IN ONTARIO WITH $2000 TO-WIN EVENTS AT HUMBERSTONE & MERRITTVILLE (Pulaski, PA)…After officially putting the wraps on the 2015 season on April 16 with the “Apple Festival Nationals” make-up, the cars and stars of the Sweeney Chevrolet Buick GMC RUSH Dirt Late Model Series powered by Pace Performance suffered a rain out the following Friday for what was to be the kickoff of 2016 Touring Series … Read entire article »

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Race Night Schedule – Sunday May 15th 2016

Race Night Schedule – Sunday May 15th 2016

  • 4:30 – Gates will Open • 4:45 – Draw will Open for All Classes • 5:45 – Draw will Close for All Classes… • 6:30 – Anthems (with Pro 4 Truck Heat #1 on the front stretch) • Pro 4 Truck Heats – 6 laps • Mini Stock Heats – 6 laps Vintage cars heats – 8 laps • Street Stock Heats – 8 laps • Late Model Heats – 8 laps • Sportsman Heats – 8 laps Intermission – Autograph Session – 20 … Read entire article »

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Race Night Schedule – Sunday May 8, 2016

Race Night Schedule – Sunday May 8, 2016

  • 4:30 – Gates will Open • 4:45 – Draw will Open for All Classes & Sportsman Inspection Begins • 5:45 – Draw will Close for All Classes… • 6:00 – ROC Sportsman Drivers Meeting • 5:50 – ROC Sportsman Hot Laps • 6:10 – ROC Sportsman Time Trials • 6:30 – Qualifying Heat Races • Pro 4 Truck Heats – 6 laps • Mini Stock Heats – 6 laps • Street Stock Heats – 8 laps • Late Model Heats – 8 laps • ROC … Read entire article »

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Humberstone Speedway Introduces Dawn of Destruction

Humberstone Speedway Introduces Dawn of Destruction

PORT COLBORNE, ONTARIO… (April 6, 2016) The New Humberstone Speedway would like to introduce a brand new event coming to the speedway, the Dawn of Destruction. The Dawn of Destruction will take place on Sunday April 24, 2016 at 1:00pm with sponsorship from Tidyman Maintenance. Pit gates will swing open at 9:00AM with the Spectator Grandstand gates opening at 11:00AM and the thrilling action will get underway at 1:00pm. Grandstand prices will be $10 for adults … Read entire article »

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Humberstone Speedway Releases 2016 Schedule

Humberstone Speedway Releases 2016 Schedule

PORT COLBORNE, ONTARIO… (April 1, 2016) Management of the Humberstone Speedway would like to release their 2016 racing schedule, the 57th season of racing at the historic Port Colborne, Ontario speedplant. The season lid-lifter will take place on Sunday April 24th as Tidyman Maintenance presents the inaugural running of the Dawn of Destruction, a pre-curser to the popular Eve of Destruction held at the end of the season. Look for news in the coming days … Read entire article »

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Lee Winger Named Humberstone’s Tech Director

Lee Winger Named Humberstone’s Tech Director

Lee Winger Named Humberstone’s Tech Director PORT COLBORNE, ONTARIO… (February 6, 2016) Management of the Humberstone Speedway would like to announce the addition of Lee Winger to the staff as he will be the new tech director starting this season. Winger is no stranger to Humberstone as he has competed in several divisions over the years, including DIRTcar Sportsman, Street Stocks and Mini Stocks and will be starting his second season in a 360 Sprint Car. “After racing … Read entire article »

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Humberstone Celebrates 2015 Season with Awards Banquet

Humberstone Celebrates 2015 Season with Awards Banquet

ST.CATHARINES, ONTARIO… (November 14, 2015) The Humberstone Speedway celebrated the 2015 season with the Night of Champions Awards Banquet, held at the Holiday Inn & Suites Parkside Conference Centre in St. Catharines, Ontario. For the third consecutive year, Ridgeway, Ontario’s Gary Lindberg was crowned the track champion in the PC Works DIRTcar Sportsman. Lindberg picked up six victories on his drive for three in a row. Chad Chevalier, James Michael Friesen, Cody McPherson and Brad Rouse … Read entire article »

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Martens, West, Carrie, Puchalski, Bleich Jr, Sault, Laramee and Larocque Big Winners at Humberstone Eve of Destruction

Martens, West, Carrie, Puchalski, Bleich Jr, Sault, Laramee and Larocque Big Winners at Humberstone Eve of Destruction

PORT COLBORNE, ONTARIO… The end of the year tradition known as the Eve of Destruction saw a jammed-packed crowd file into the Humberstone Speedway on a picture-perfect Sunday afternoon in the Niagara Region. Mark West was the winner of the Enduro. Grant Carrie took the win in the Backwards Race. Emily Puchalski picked up the victory in the Ladies Race. Bill Bleich Jr won the Point-to-Point race. Neil Martens picked up the win in the … Read entire article »

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Rain Out Forces Cancellation of Trevor Wilkens Memorial; Fontaine, Goulding and Toovey Crowned Champions

Rain Out Forces Cancellation of Trevor Wilkens Memorial; Fontaine, Goulding and Toovey Crowned Champions

PORT COLBORNE, ONTARIO… Poor weather conditions and with the forecast calling for continual showers well into the evening, management of the Humberstone Speedway was forced to pull the plug and cancel the 22nd running of the Trevor Wilkens Memorial for the Sportsman Super DIRTcar Series. “Unfortunately due to the poor weather conditions and the forecast not looking any better, we are forced to cancel tonight’s races” stated Director of Race Night Operations Clinton Geoffrey. With the … Read entire article »

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Cody McPherson Cracks the Safe and Wins Safecracker 100 at Humberstone

Cody McPherson Cracks the Safe and Wins Safecracker 100 at Humberstone

PORT COLBORNE, ONTARIO… Cody McPherson from St. Catharines, Ontario led from green to checkered and scored the victory in the Safecracker 100 presented by Mike Knapp Ford at the Humberstone Speedway to grab his second win on the season in the PC Works DIRTcar Sportsman. Paul Grigsby from Springville, NY won his first Pinty’s RUSH Late Model feature while Dennis Lunger Jr captured the track championship. Jim Lampman from Caistor Centre, Ontario won his second … Read entire article »

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Erick Rudolph Wins Inaugural Pete Cosco Memorial at Humberstone

Erick Rudolph Wins Inaugural Pete Cosco Memorial at Humberstone

PORT COLBORNE, ONTARIO… Third generation driver Erick Rudolph of Ransomville, NY was the winner of the Pete Cosco Memorial for the DIRTcar 358 Modifieds on CAA Niagara Night at the New Humberstone Speedway. Dennis Lunger Jr from Albion, Pennsylvania won the main event for the Pinty’s RUSH Late Models. Jason Fontaine from Port Colborne, Ontario won the feature for the JC Auto Street Stocks. Evan Curtis from Port Colborne, Ontario won his first Cosco Haulage … Read entire article »

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Jason Knowles “Jets” His Way to Victory in Go Nuclear Late Model Series Event at Humberstone

Jason Knowles “Jets” His Way to Victory in Go Nuclear Late Model Series Event at Humberstone

PORT COLBORNE, ONTARIO… Addison, NY’s Jason Knowles won the main event for the Go Nuclear Late Models Touring Series on The Verge Insurance night at the Humberstone Speedway. Gary Lindberg from Ridgeway, Ontario won his sixth PC Works DIRTcar Sportsman feature of the season. Justin Ramsay from Brighton, Ontario won the JC Auto Street Stocks feature event. Jason Coutu from St. Catharines, Ontario won his second Cosco Haulage Mini Stocks feature of the 2015 season. … Read entire article »

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Pete Cosco Memorial Planned for August 30th

Pete Cosco Memorial Planned for August 30th

PORT COLBORNE, ONTARIO… The Humberstone Speedway is planning one of the biggest nights of the season and it is in honor of late owner Pete Cosco. Cosco passed away last August after suffering a brain aneurism at the age of 60. The DIRTcar 358 Modifieds will be racing in a 75 lap main event. The inaugural Pete Cosco Memorial will see the winner take home $3717.00 plus lap money. A special thanks to Walters Excavating for … Read entire article »

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Jamie Gilbert Wins TUSA Mod Lite Tour Stop at Humberstone on Pinty’s Night

Jamie Gilbert Wins TUSA Mod Lite Tour Stop at Humberstone on Pinty’s Night

PORT COLBORNE, ONTARIO… Jamie Gilbert from Welland, Ontario scored the win for the TUSA Mod Lite Tour on Pinty’s Delicious Foods and Super Mario’s Pizza night at the New Humberstone Speedway. Brad Rouse from St. Catharines, Ontario won his fifth PC Works DIRTcar Sportsman main event. Dennis Lunger Jr from Albion, Pennsylvania won his tenth Pinty’s RUSH Late Models feature of 2015. Bill Bleich Jr from Port Robinson, Ontario won his fourth JC Auto Street … Read entire article »

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Ledingham Scores 1st Late Model Win & Styres Scores Sprint Car Win #50

Ledingham Scores 1st Late Model Win & Styres Scores Sprint Car Win #50

PORT COLBORNE, ONTARIO… “The Ohsweken Flyer” Glenn Styres from Ohsweken, Ontario was victorious in the second visit of the season by the Southern Ontario Sprints (SOS) on Zanchin Truck and Trailer Night at the Humberstone Speedway. For Styres, it was his 50th career A-Main victory. Brad Rouse from St. Catharines, Ontario picked up the victory in the PC Works DIRTcar Sportsman. 16 year old Colton Ledingham from Port Colborne, Ontario won his first career Pinty’s … Read entire article »

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Lindberg, Bailey, Lunger, Toovey, Coutu, Casti, Mahoney and Billings Capture Humberstone’s All Canadian Championships

Lindberg, Bailey, Lunger, Toovey, Coutu, Casti, Mahoney and Billings Capture Humberstone’s  All Canadian Championships

PORT COLBORNE, ONTARIO… Ridgeway, Ontario’s Gary Lindberg won his fifth feature of the season and captured the 50 lap special for the PC Works DIRTcar Sportsman at the Humberstone Speedway as part of the annual All Canadian Championships. Hagersville, Ontario’s Dave Bailey picked up the win in the 50 lap Duel on the Dirt Street Stock event. For Bailey, it was his first career Humberstone triumph. Dennis Lunger Jr from Albion, Pennsylvania won his ninth … Read entire article »

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Lindberg, Lunger, Bleich, Rothwell, Toovey and Coutu win at Humberstone

Lindberg, Lunger, Bleich, Rothwell, Toovey and Coutu win at Humberstone

PORT COLBORNE, ONTARIO… Gary Lindberg from Ridgeway, Ontario won his fourth feature of the season in the PC Works DIRTcar Sportsman on Rankin Construction Night at the Humberstone Speedway. Dennis Lunger Jr from Albion, Pennsylvania won his eighth Pinty’s RUSH Late Models feature of the season. Bill Bleich Jr from Port Robinson, Ontario picked up his third JC Auto Street Stock feature event of the season.  Kyle Rothwell from Welland, Ontario earned his fourth Cosco … Read entire article »

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