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Go Nuclear! Late Model Series Kicks Off 2014 Season With 1st Annual Gnome Cup at Utica Rome Speedway on Sunday Night

Go Nuclear! Late Model Series Kicks Off 2014 Season With 1st Annual Gnome Cup at Utica Rome Speedway on Sunday Night

The 2014 Go Nuclear! Late Model Series will finally get underway this Sunday night at Utica Rome Speedway in Vernon, New York for the first annual Gnome Cup. The first race of the season will see a robust field of cars from Ontario, Canada, New York and Pennsylvania as they battle for the unique Gnome Cup trophy and the $1500 top prize that goes with it. The added money to the purse is provided by … 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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DIRTcar 358-Modified Series kicks off with Canadian swing May 18 & 19

DIRTcar 358-Modified Series kicks off with Canadian swing May 18 & 19

WEEDSPORT, N.Y. – Friday, May 9, 2014 – After a gripping season in 2013, the DIRTcar 358-Modified Series takes to the track in May to begin another exciting year. The DIRTcar 358-Modified Series kicks off Sunday, May 18, at Cornwall Motor Speedway in Cornwall, Ontario, then heads directly to Thorold, Ontario, for a second 100-lapper Monday, May 19, at Merrittville Speedway. Last year’s small block Modified tour ended on a high note for driver Erick Rudolph … Read entire article »

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DIRTcar Sportsman Modified Series kicks off June 1 at Cornwall Motor Speedway

DIRTcar Sportsman Modified Series kicks off June 1 at Cornwall Motor Speedway

WEEDSPORT, N.Y. – The cancellation of April’s DIRTcar Sportsman Modified Series opener pushes the series kick-off date to Sunday, June 1, at Cornwall Motor Speedway in Cornwall, Ontario. The open-wheel racing series will be joined at this early summer date by a full show for the DIRTcar Pro Stock Series. The cancelled Sportsman Series race that had been set for Sunday, June 27, at Mohawk International Raceway in Akwesasne, N.Y., will not be rescheduled. This year’s 13-event … 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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Southern Ontario Sprints are set to kick off the 19th season this Victoria Day long weekend at Brighton Speedway and Humberstone Speedway.

Southern Ontario Sprints are set to kick off the 19th season this Victoria Day long weekend at Brighton Speedway and Humberstone Speedway.

When the green flag flies at Brighton Speedway this Saturday, May 17th, it will start the race to the 2014 championship for the longest running sprint car series in Canada, the Southern Ontario Sprints. 2013 champion Chris Jones of Carrying Place, Ontario will be looking to defend his crown and pick up where he left off from last season with a win at Brighton Speedway. The level of competition will be in high gear as the drivers of the SOS return to … 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 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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