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New Champions to be Crowned with RUSH……Blair & Pegher Move to Super Late Models

New Champions to be Crowned with RUSH……Blair & Pegher Move to Super Late Models

(Pulaski, PA)…Coming off a successful debut in 2013 with well over 200 competing racers, the Sweeney Chevrolet Buick GMC RUSH Dirt Late Model Series has forged ahead in 2014. And with racing a little more than a month away, drivers, speedways, and Series Directors continue to make final preparations for an exciting new year.       RUSH will again have over $70,000 in cash point funds up for grabs, and is expected to crown four new champions for … Read entire article »

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Ontario Topless Sprints Adds Big Events to 2014 Season Schedule With Visits to Big Diamond Raceway and Freedom Speedway

Ontario Topless Sprints Adds Big Events to 2014 Season Schedule With Visits to Big Diamond Raceway and Freedom Speedway

February 8, 2014   It was just over a week ago that the Ontario Topless Sprints announced their tentative 2014 race schedule.  Today the growing series is very excited to add two more venues to their schedule as Big Diamond Raceway in Pottsville, Pennsylvania and Freedom Speedway in Delevan, New York both welcome the OTS for the first time in 2014.   The season will start at Crystal Speedway in Crystal, Michigan on Saturday, May 25th as the Michigan … 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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Lincoln Electric returns as Major Contingency Sponsor of RUSH LM Series in ’14

Lincoln Electric returns as Major Contingency Sponsor of RUSH LM Series in ’14

February 13, 2014 (By Mike Leone) FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE (Pulaski, PA)…Sweeney Chevrolet Buick GMC RUSH Dirt Late Model Series Directors Vicki Emig and Mike Leone and thrilled to welcome back Lincoln Electric as a Major Contingency Sponsor once again for the upcoming 2014 racing season. The nationally-known Lincoln Electric’s contribution to the 2014 season will be two Power Mig 140C machines with two utility carts, valued at $750 each.       “Lincoln Electric is a great name to have as … Read entire article »

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ARBodies Returns As Major Sponsor of RUSH Late Model Series

ARBodies Returns As Major Sponsor of RUSH Late Model Series

February 10, 2014 (By Mike Leone) FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE (Pulaski, PA)…As each passing day means one day closer to the new racing season, Sweeney Chevrolet Buick GMC RUSH Dirt Late Model Series Directors Vicki Emig and Mike Leone are excited to announce ARbodies has renewed their involvement with the Series in 2014 and will again be one of the largest contingency sponsors!       Not only will ARbodies carry the “Major Contingency Sponsor” title, but they have again gone above … Read entire article »

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Grigsby Looking Forward to 2014

Grigsby Looking Forward to 2014

February 2, 2014 (By Rich Yeager – RUSH Staff Series Spotlight) (Springville, NY)…It’s no secret that veteran racer Paul Grigsby is really looking forward to the 2014 racing season. The Springville, NY driver has two speedways right in his backyard joining the Sweeney Chevrolet Buick GMC RUSH Dirt Late Model Series as weekly-sanctioned for the upcoming season. Both Humberstone and Freedom Speedways are race tracks that Grigsby has a lot of laps on and when added to … Read entire article »

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Go Nuclear! Late Model Series is Proud to Welcome Insinger Performance and Sunoco Race Fuels as Sponsors for the 2014 Racing Season

Go Nuclear! Late Model Series is Proud to Welcome Insinger Performance and Sunoco Race Fuels as Sponsors for the 2014 Racing Season

February 1, 2014   As the 2014 racing season looms in the not so distant future, work behind the scenes continues to take place to make this year the biggest and most lucrative season in the four year history of the Go Nuclear Late Model Series.  The Go Nuclear website has just been re-structured, allowing easier access for our fans and competitors alike.   We are also proud to welcome Insinger Performance & Sunoco Race Fules as sponsor for … Read entire article »

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RUSH Late Model Series Releases 2014 Schedule

RUSH Late Model Series Releases 2014 Schedule

January 27, 2014 (By Mike Leone) FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE (Pulaski, PA)…After putting a final wrap on the inaugural 2013 season with the awards banquet on January 18, Sweeney Chevrolet Buick GMC RUSH Dirt Late Model Racing Series Directors Vicki Emig and Mike Leone have released a tentative schedule for the Sweeney Touring Series for the upcoming 2014 season.   This year’s Sweeney Tour schedule includes approximately 20 events at a minimum of 12 different facilities throughout Pennsylvania, Ohio, Maryland, … Read entire article »

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Ontario Topless Sprints Launch Tentative 2014 Season Schedule

Ontario Topless Sprints Launch Tentative 2014 Season Schedule

January 28, 2014   The 2014 racing season is approaching quickly and the behind the scenes activity is in full force as the Ontario Topless Sprints gear up for another exciting season.  The 2014 season schedule has just been released with some great events on the schedule in Ontario, Canada as well as Pennsylvania and Michigan.   The 2014 campaign will get underway on Sunday, May 25 at Crystal Speedway in Crystal, as the Michigan Traditional Sprints (MTS) invite … Read entire article »

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Super DIRTcar Series Defending Champion Brett Hearn Ready to Jump-Start 2014 at Volusia

Super DIRTcar Series Defending Champion Brett Hearn Ready to Jump-Start 2014 at Volusia

Big-Block Modifieds kick off season February 19-22 at DIRTcar Nationals Presented by Summit Racing Equipment WEEDSPORT, N.Y. – Dirt modified racing legend Brett Hearn seems to raise the bar higher with each lap. The 2014 Super DIRTcar Big-Block Modified Champion from Sussex, N.J., is the only driver with eight series championships, and he isn’t ready to let up. “It ended with a bang last year, with Eastern States and our performance at World Finals. I feel pretty … Read entire article »

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Go Nuclear Late Model Series Welcomes Grills’ N Ovens as Sponsor for 2014 Season With Donation of a Maximus Pizza Oven to be Raffled

Go Nuclear Late Model Series Welcomes Grills’ N Ovens as Sponsor for 2014 Season With Donation of a Maximus Pizza Oven to be Raffled

January 22, 2014   The Go Nuclear Late Model Series is constantly cooking up new ideas to promote their drivers and sponsors, as well as attract new competitors and marketing partners along the way.  The series is very excited to welcome Grills’ N Ovens as a Sponsor for the upcoming season as they have donated a Maximus Mobile Pizza Oven (Black) to be raffled off during the upcoming season.   Raffle tickets will be available throughout the year at … Read entire article »

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Go Nuclear Late Model Series Announces Lucrative Point Fund for 2014 Championship; Plenty of Big Events Coming Up This Season

Go Nuclear Late Model Series Announces Lucrative Point Fund for 2014 Championship; Plenty of Big Events Coming Up This Season

January 15, 2014   Year after year, the Go Nuclear Late Model Series continues to grow and it has now become a premiere racing series throughout the Northeast and Ontario Canada.  Now entering its first fourth season of existence, the Go Nuclear Late Model Series is working on a schedule that will feature several major events and an overall points championship that will pay $5000 to win and an amazing $1000 for 10th place! All other competitors … 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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FK Rod Ends Becomes First Company to Sign on as a Major Contingency Sponsor.

FK Rod Ends Becomes First Company to Sign on as a Major Contingency Sponsor.

December 27, 2013 (Pulaski, PA)…Over the past several weeks Sweeney Chevrolet Buick GMC RUSH Racing Series Directors Vicki Emig and Mike Leone have been extremely busy working and meeting with promoters and sponsors throughout the region as they prepare for the upcoming 2014 season   Recent trips to both the Parts Peddler Show in Syracuse, New York and Performance Racing Industry (PRI) Show in Indianapolis, Indiana proved to be very productive as numerous new Major Contingency Sponsors were … Read entire article »

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RUSH Point Fund Expands With Addition of New Tracks

RUSH Point Fund Expands With Addition of New Tracks

December 22, 2013  (By Mike Leone) (Pulaski, PA)…Sweeney Chevrolet Buick GMC RUSH Dirt Late Model Series Directors Vicki Emig and Mike Leone are proud to announce that the 2014 Sweeney Weekly Series Championship will increase in 2014. The top 40 drivers in 2014 points will receive point fund monies up from 30 this past season with $200 going to position 40. With the expansion to 40 positions, an increase in monies will also be added to … Read entire article »

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Freedom Speedway Joins RUSH Weekly Series

Freedom Speedway Joins RUSH Weekly Series

December 18, 2013 (By Mike Leone) (Delevan, NY)…After a two-year hiatus, racing is returning to Freedom Speedway on Friday nights in 2014. Sweeney Chevrolet Buick GMC RUSH Dirt Late Model Series directors Vicki Emig and Mike Leone are thrilled to announce the western New York facility will be RUSH weekly-sanctioned! Freedom joins Potomac Speedway in Maryland and Winchester Speedway in Virginia as new tracks under the RUSH banner for 2014. Crate Late Model racing isn’t new to Freedom; … Read entire article »

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Humberstone Joins RUSH Series Sanctioning For Late Models in 2014

Humberstone Joins RUSH Series Sanctioning For Late Models in 2014

SWEENEY RUSH LATE MODEL SERIES GOES INTERNATIONAL AS CANADA’S HUMBERSTONE SPEEDWAY JOINS WEEKLY SERIES; SUNDAY NIGHT SOUTHERN ONTARIO TRACK GIVES NORTHERN RACERS 3-NIGHT CIRCUIT By Mike Leone December 21, 2013   (Port Colborne, ON)…Just days after landing western New York’s Freedom Speedway as a Sweeney Chevrolet Buick GMC RUSH Dirt Late Model Weekly Series venue in 2014, RUSH Directors Vicki Emig and Mike Leone are thrilled to announce that Humberstone Speedway in Port Colborne, Ontario, Canada has joined the … Read entire article »

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Late Model Drivers Meeting Scheduled for December 19th

Late Model Drivers Meeting Scheduled for December 19th

Attention Late Model Drivers……..This Thursday December 19th at 7:00pm we will be having an informal meeting to talk about the direction of the Late Models for 2014.    Please feel free to drop by and join the discussion.  We will be at Cosco Haulage, 10 Broadway Ave.  St. Catharines. 7:00pm … Read entire article »

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