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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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Go Nuclear! Late Model Series ups the ante and sets the new standard for on-site tech inspection with introduction of new tech equipment and tech staff to for the 2014 Season

Go Nuclear! Late Model Series ups the ante and sets the new standard for on-site tech inspection with introduction of new tech equipment and tech staff to for the 2014 Season

The 2014 racing season is just a few weeks away for the Go Nuclear Late Model Series as they get ready for the Atomic Spring Clash that will open the 2014 season at Mohawk International Raceway on April 26th and 27th. In an effort to ensure a level playing field throughout the 2014 season amongst all of our competitors, the Go Nuclear Late Model Series will introduce the latest tools available for engine tech – including … Read entire article »

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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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