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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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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 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….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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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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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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2013 Night of Champions Banquet Info

2013 Night of Champions Banquet Info

Banquets tickets are available. Price : $40.00 per person Date : Saturday Nov.16,2012 Place : Americana Resort Niagara Falls. ” Live music by SteelCity” (Same as we had for our All Canadian.)   We have drink ticket options 3 drinks for $15.00 7 drinks for $30.00 3.     or all drinks are $5.50 per drink and you must order 72 hr. prior to the banquet date how many drink pks.You want. You can tell us at the time you buy your banquet tickets and we will … Read entire article »

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Eve of Destruction Schedule of Events

Eve of Destruction Schedule of Events

Sunday September 22nd, 2013 EVE of DESTRUCTION Event List 8:00am – Pit Gates Open 10:00am – Spectator Gates Open 12:00pm – ANTHEMS Enduro – 75 Laps Backwards Race – 10 Laps Ladies Race – 10 Laps U Turn Eliminations (3 on the track, Winner Eliminates the other 2) Flag Pole Race – 10 Laps Side by Side Race – 10 Laps (2 Cars Chained together – No more than 12” apart) Demo Cross Race – 10 Laps Trailer Race – 15 Laps Small Car Demo Big Car Demo -Pay Outs … Read entire article »

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Race Night Schedule – SUNDAY September 15th 2013

Race Night Schedule – SUNDAY September 15th 2013

4:00 – Gates Open 5:30 – Mandatory Drivers Meeting All Classes 6:00 – ANTHEMS with Sportsman Cars Stopped on Front Stretch Sportsman Hot Laps – 3 Laps Pure Stock Feature – 12 Laps – Rain Out from Sept 1st (Qualified Cars Only) SAFE CRACKER BALLOT DRAW # 1 First Call for Contestants (10 Mins) Pro 4 Truck Feature – 15 Laps – Rain Out from Sept 1st (Qualified Trucks Only) SAFE CRACKER BALLOT DRAW # 2 Second Call for Contestants (3 mins) Mini Stock … Read entire article »

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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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