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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 Set to Open This Sunday

Humberstone Speedway Set to Open This Sunday

(Pulaski, PA)…Over the weekend of April 25-27, Mother Nature had her way with a couple of the Sweeney Chevrolet Buick GMC RUSH Dirt Late Model Weekly Series member tracks washing out action at both Roaring Knob Motorsports Complex ad Winchester Speedway; however the weekend racing roared on at the tracks that were able to dodge the raindrops. Three new winners in three events brought the total number of different winners to an astounding 14 in … 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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Go Nuclear! Late Model Series Welcomes Gandrud Chevrolet as Sponsor for 2014

Go Nuclear! Late Model Series Welcomes Gandrud Chevrolet as Sponsor for 2014

With the Go Nuclear! Late Model Series just a month away from their first race of the 2014 season, the additional incentives for teams to follow the series continue to grow.  Today, The Go Nuclear Series is proud to welcome Gandrud Chevrolet as a sponsor for the 2014 racing season, as they will donate a 602 or 604 Crate Motor to be given away to one of our race teams that follow the Go Nuclear … Read entire article »

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Sunoco Race Fuels Continues Relationship With Rush Late Model Series

Sunoco Race Fuels Continues Relationship With Rush Late Model Series

(Pulaski, PA)…Sunoco Race Fuels and the Sweeney Chevrolet Buick GMC RUSH Dirt Late Model Series will continue its marketing program for the 2014 season. This year will mark the second of the three-year agreement as the “Official Fuel” of the Sweeney RUSH Late Model Series.   “I cannot tell you how pleased we are to continue our marketing partnership with Sunoco Race Fuels as a major sponsor of RUSH,” stated Series Co-Director Vicki Emig. “I’ve had a … 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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Go Nuclear! Late Model Series Welcomes Gandrud Chevrolet as Sponsor for 2014; 602/604 Crate Motor to be Given Out to Go Nuclear Series Regular

Go Nuclear! Late Model Series Welcomes Gandrud Chevrolet as Sponsor for 2014; 602/604 Crate Motor to be Given Out to Go Nuclear Series Regular

With the Go Nuclear! Late Model Series just a month away from their first race of the 2014 season, the additional incentives for teams to follow the series continue to grow.  Today, The Go Nuclear Series is proud to welcome Gandrud Chevrolet as a sponsor for the 2014 racing season, as they will donate a 602 or 604 Crate Motor to be given away to one of our race teams that follow the Go Nuclear … 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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“STEEL CITY ROULETTE” POTENTIALLY ADDS $5,000 CASH TO SWEENEY RUSH LATE MODEL TOUR’S “STEEL CITY 100″

“STEEL CITY ROULETTE” POTENTIALLY ADDS $5,000 CASH TO SWEENEY RUSH LATE MODEL TOUR’S “STEEL CITY 100″

(Imperial, PA)…A little over two months ago, Sweeney Chevrolet Buick GMC RUSH Dirt Late Model Series Directors Vicki Emig and Mike Leone announced a new event would take place in 2014. The “Steel City 100″ at Pittsburgh’s PA Motor Speedway on Sunday, June 8 will feature the Northeast’s first ever 100-lap Crate Late Model race. The Sweeney Tour event will pay $4,000 to-win, $300 to-start with an expanded 30-car starting field!   When the event was announced, … Read entire article »

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TurboStart rejoins RUSH Series for 2014

TurboStart rejoins RUSH Series for 2014

(Pulaski, PA)…Sweeney Chevrolet Buick GMC RUSH Dirt Late Model Series directors Vicki Emig and Mike Leone are thrilled to announce TurboStart will return as a Major Contingency Sponsor for the upcoming 2014 Touring season. The New Castle, Pennsylvania-based company continues to be part of the impressive list of national companies that have partnered with the Series.       TurboStart will award ten 16-volt racing batteries at selected Sweeney Chevrolet Buick GMC Touring Series events in 2014 as their … Read entire article »

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Southern Ontario Sprints Release 2014 Schedule

Southern Ontario Sprints Release 2014 Schedule

The schedule for the eighteenth season of competition is now set for the Southern Ontario Sprints (SOS). 2014 will see the SOS visit 4 different tracks across the province, including a return to one for the first time in a while. As well, the SOS continues the tradition as an affiliate sanctioning body for the 10th annual Canadian Sprint Car Nationals. The 2014 season is going to have some busy weekends for the teams that travel … Read entire article »

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