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Gary Lindberg and Rob Ledingham Takes Track Titles at New Humberstone

Gary Lindberg and Rob Ledingham Takes Track Titles at New Humberstone

PORT COLBORNE, ONTARIO… Gary Lindberg from Ridgeway, Ontario and Rob Ledingham from Port Colborne, Ontario received the 2013 Track Championships for the Cosco Haulage DIRTcar Sportsman and the Peters Excavating Late Models respectively on Labor Day Weekend at the New Humberstone Speedway. There was seven laps completed in the JC Auto Street Stocks with Shawn Wilson leading James Thompson when Mother Nature intervened and forced speedway management to pull the plug on the remaining racing program. Next … Read entire article »

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Race Night Schedule – SUNDAY September 1st 2013

Race Night Schedule – SUNDAY September 1st 2013

  4:00 – Gates Open 5:30 – Cut Off for Sign-in 5:50 – Sportsman Cars Line Up for Anthems & Hot Laps 6:00 – ANTHEMS with Sportsman Cars Stopped on the Front Stretch Sportsman Hot Laps – 3 laps Pure Stock Heats – 6 laps Pro 4 Truck Heats – 6 laps Mini Stock Heats – 6 laps Street Stock Heats – 8 laps Sportsman Heats – 8 laps Late Model Heats – 8 laps Intermission Pure Stock Feature – 12 laps Pro 4 Truck Feature – 15 Laps Mini … Read entire article »

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DIRTcar 358-Modified Series heats up at Cornwall with Canadian Nationals finale

DIRTcar 358-Modified Series heats up at Cornwall with Canadian Nationals finale

Raabe, Clair vying for track title and series points CORNWALL, ONTARIO – Monday, August 26. 2013 – Cornwall Motor Speedway is rounding out its 2013 season Sunday, Sept. 1, with a special finale featuring the DIRTcar 358-Modified Series. Sunday’s Jiffy Auto Service Triple Crown Finals for the Canadian Nationals Gaetan’s Chip Stand Series features a special 125-lap, $5,000-to-win race for the best small-block competitors in the region. The third and final Canadian Nationals event could be a … Read entire article »

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Competitor Notice: Pure Stocks

Competitor Notice:  Pure Stocks

August 27th, 2013  Competitor Notice:  Pure Stocks Attention All Pure Stock Teams With reduced car counts it has been decided that the Pure Stock Division will not be back at Humberstone Speedway in 2014.   The Pure Stock Division was intended to give the enduro type race cars a place to race.   We would like to thanks the teams that have participated in the Pure Stocks and hope they can find a place in one of our other divisions.   The final … Read entire article »

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Erick Rudolph Wins Feature and Unofficially Claims Overall Modified Championship at New Humberstone

Erick Rudolph Wins Feature and Unofficially Claims Overall Modified Championship at New Humberstone

PORT COLBORNE, ONTARIO… Third generation driver Erick Rudolph from Ransomville, NY was victorious in the 30 lap feature for the DIRTcar Modifieds and unofficially  clinched his first Humberstone DIRTcar Modified Championship on CAA Niagara Night at the New Humberstone Speedway. 14 year old Travis Miller from St. Catharines, Ontario clamed his second Cosco Haulage DIRTcar Sportsman feature of the season. “The Fonz” Jason Fontaine from Port Colborne, Ontario crossed the finish line first for his … Read entire article »

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Race Night Schedule – SUNDAY August 25th 2013

Race Night Schedule – SUNDAY August 25th 2013

  4:00 – Draw will Open for Modifieds 5:30 – Draw will Close for Modifieds 5:50 – Modified Cars Line Up for Anthems & Hot Laps 6:00 – ANTHEMS with Modified Cars Stopped on the Front Stretch Modified Hot Laps – 3 laps Pure Stock Heats – 6 laps Pro 4 Truck Heats – 6 laps Street Stock Heats – 8 laps Mini Stock Heats – 6 laps Sportsman Heats – 8 laps Modified Heats – 8 laps (top 3 will redraw) Intermission Pure Stock Feature – 12 … Read entire article »

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Post Tech Bulletin- August 19/13 – Jordan Peters

Post Tech Bulletin- August 19/13 – Jordan Peters

August 19th 2013 Competitor Appeal: Jordan Peters Event:  Sunday July 28th 2013 Late Model Feature Violation: After winning the race the car was weighed and found to be (1) one pound light and was disqualified.  The team immediately protested the race and launched an appeal based on the scales that were fluctuating from +3 to -3 lbs as the protest & appeal was being entered.   Results of Appeal: In the days after there were multiple tests conducted, and each revealed … Read entire article »

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Dale Planck Wins DIRTcar Modified Main at New Humberstone

Dale Planck Wins DIRTcar Modified Main at New Humberstone

PORT COLBORNE, ONTARIO… “The Natural” Dale Planck from Cortland, NY was victorious in the DIRTcar Modified feature event at the New Humberstone Speedway on Dilts Piston Hydraulics night. BJ Willard from St. Catharines, Ontario claimed his second straight win in the Cosco Haulage DIRTcar Sportsman. Jorden Peters from Stevensville, Ontario claimed the victory for the Peters Excavating UMP/DIRTcar Late Models. Defending Mike Knapp Ford Pro 4 Truck Champion Mike Toovey from St. Catharines, Ontario won … Read entire article »

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Third Annual $5000.00 to Win Great Crate Race at Brighton Speedway on September 7th

Third Annual $5000.00 to Win Great Crate Race at Brighton Speedway on September 7th

The Great Crate Race at Brighton Speedway is now less than a month away, and excitement is beginning to build for the Saturday, September 7th race as McDougall Insurance & Financial presents the 3rd annual event.  It will be a 65 lap race, paying more than $5000.00 to win in cash and contingencies with a total payout in excess of $20,000.00. The Great Crate Race will be part of the Go Nuclear Late Model Challenge … Read entire article »

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Bachetti fends off Heffner, Hearn to take Super DIRTcar Series win at Lebanon Valley Speedway

Bachetti fends off Heffner, Hearn to take Super DIRTcar Series win at Lebanon Valley Speedway

Hearn pits twice and charges to third, maintaining series point lead WEST LEBANON, N. Y. – With three wins at Lebanon Valley Speedway already under his belt, Andy Bachetti, of Great Barrington, Mass., has been strong all season at his home track, and Thursday’s 100-lap “Mr. DIRT Track U.S.A.” for the Super DIRTcar Big-Block Modified Series was no different. Against a competitive field, Backetti seemed to effortlessly cruise to Victory Lane at “The Valley of Speed” … Read entire article »

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Post-Race Inspection Findings Result in Indefinite Suspension, Point Reduction for Luke Whitteker

Post-Race Inspection Findings Result in Indefinite Suspension, Point Reduction for Luke Whitteker

Concord, N.C. – August 15th, 2013 – Due to a post-race inspection violation within DIRTcar 358 Modified rules as per the 2013 DIRTcar Rule Book, Luke Whitteker was discovered to have an altered Ignition box per the following sections within; 11.0 Penalties, Fine Schedules and Protests A.) The Super DIRTcar Series and/or DIRTcar conducts itself as the top Modified Racing Series in North America and expects its members to conduct themselves in a professional manner at all … Read entire article »

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Warren Mahoney Claims Ontario Topless Sprints Win at Humberstone Speedway

Warren Mahoney Claims Ontario Topless Sprints Win at Humberstone Speedway

August 13, 2013   After rain postponed the Ontario Topless Sprints/Can Am Sprint Car Challenge Series event at Humberstone Speedway earlier this year, a raindate finally came available for this past Sunday night.  14 wingless sprint cars were on hand for an electrifying event at Port Colbourne, Ontario’s Humberstone Speedway.   The night started with an early scare as Gord Bennett destroyed his racecar in a horrific crash early in his qualifying heat race.  Gord walked away uninjured, but … Read entire article »

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Race Night Schedule August 18/2013

Race Night Schedule August 18/2013

*4:00pm Gates Open*5:00 Draw will open for Modifieds*5:30 Draw will close for ModifiedsAll Other Classes will be handicapped*5:50 Modifieds line up for anthems and hot laps*6:00 Anthems*Modifieds hot laps – 3 laps*Heats-Pure Stocks-Late Models-Modifieds-Sportsman-Pro4 Trucks-Mini StocksIntermision*Features-Pure Stocks-Late Models-Modifieds-Sportsman-Pro4 Trucks-Mini Stocks-Enduro … Read entire article »

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Warren Mahoney, BJ Willard and Paul Grigsby Score Topless Night Wins at New Humberstone

Warren Mahoney, BJ Willard and Paul Grigsby Score Topless Night Wins at New Humberstone

PORT COLBORNE, ONTARIO… Warren Mahoney from Lefroy, Ontario scored the victory for  the Ontario Topless Sprint Cars on Topless Night presented by Mike Knapp Ford, Tidyman Maintenance and Port Colborne Laundry night at the New Humberstone Speedway. BJ Willard from St. Catharines, Ontario was victorious for the first time this season in the Cosco Haulage DIRTcar Sportsman. Paul Grigsby from Springville, NY picked up his third Peters Excavating UMP/DIRTcar Late Models feature of the season. … Read entire article »

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Race Night Schedule – SUNDAY August 11th 2013

Race Night Schedule – SUNDAY August 11th 2013

  ***Ontario Topless Sprints, Roofs Off for Sportsman and Late Models this week also!*** 4:00 – Gates will Open 5:45 Sportsman Hot Laps – 3 laps Sprint Car Hot Laps – 3 laps 6:00 – ANTHEMS with Pure Stock Cars Stopped on the Front Stretch Pure Stock Heats – 6 laps Late Model Heats – 8 laps Sportsman Heats – 8 laps Sprint Car Heats – 8 laps Street Stock Heats – 8 laps Mini Stock Heats – 6 laps Pro 4 Truck Heats – 6 laps Sportsman … Read entire article »

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Ontario Topless Sprints Set for Re-Scheduled Can Am Sprint Car Series Event at Humberstone Speedway on Sunday Night

Ontario Topless Sprints Set for Re-Scheduled Can Am Sprint Car Series Event at Humberstone Speedway on Sunday Night

August 7, 2013   After the originally schedule event at Humberstone Speedway was rained out on Sunday, June 16th, Ontario Topless Sprints along with the co-sanctioning body Michigan Traditional Sprints and the Humberstone Speedway are set for this coming Sunday, August 11th for the Can Am Sprint Car Challenge Series event.   Sunday’s race at Humberstone Speedway will be round three of the Can Am Sprint Car Challenge Series.  John Watson captured the checkered flag on the opening round … Read entire article »

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Rudolph, Lindberg, Ledingham, Thompson, Lafantaisie, Pennacchio, and Tomaski All Score All Canadian Championship Triumphs at New Humberstone Speedway

Rudolph, Lindberg, Ledingham, Thompson, Lafantaisie, Pennacchio, and Tomaski All Score All Canadian Championship Triumphs at New Humberstone Speedway

PORT COLBORNE, ONTARIO… Third generation driver Erick Rudolph from Ransomville, NY was victorious in the DIRTcar Modified feature as part of the All Canadian Championships presented by Rankin Construction. Gary Lindberg from Ridgeway, Ontario picked up his sixth Cosco Haulage DIRTcar Sportsman feature of the 2013 season. “The Roadrunner” Rob Ledingham picked up his second win of the season in the Peters Excavating UMP/DIRTcar Late Models.  James Thompson from St. Catharines, Ontario picked up his … Read entire article »

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ALL CANADIAN Race Night Schedule – SUNDAY August 4th 2013

ALL CANADIAN Race Night Schedule – SUNDAY August 4th 2013

2:00 – Pit Gates will Open 4:00 – Draw will Open for All Divisions. 5:15 – Draw will Close for All Divisions. 5:50 – Modified Cars Line Up for Anthems & Hot Laps 6:00 ANTHEMS with Modified Cars Stopped on the Front Stretch Modified Hot Laps 3 laps Sportsman Scrambles 1 & 2 – 6 laps for locked in cars Sportsman Heats 10 laps – Next 10 Qualify for Feature Modified Scramble – 6 laps for locked in cars Modified Heats – 8 laps … Read entire article »

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