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Speedway  Motors/Champion Oil Points 7/4
1. 27 Greg Hodnett 1060 9
2. 48 Danny Dietrich 844 6
3. 21 Brian Montieth 809 8
4 1/5W Lucas Wolfe 697 2
5. 19M Brent Marks 571
6. 25 Aaron Ott 466 1
7. 51 Stevie Smith 453 5
8. 87 Alan Krimes 409 1
9. 17B Steve Buckwalter 358 3
10. 14 Lance Dewease 345 1

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KO's Indiana Bullring Scene Kevin Oldham 6/29 Sliders Corner Bill Woodside 5/27 Hoosier Race Report Danny Burton (IN) 7/6
Florida Open Wheel Richard Golardi 7/3 Tri-State Outlook Duane Hancock (OH/IN/MI) 6/18 Not Just Another Racing Column Pastor Dudley Balmer 6/1
Dirt Divas Camisha Miller

From the Grandstand Ron Rodda (CA) 6/20

A Typical Weekend Pat & Bruce Eckel 7/1

BillW's Knoxville News Bill Wright 7/5 Cravin Racin Dana Kuyawa  6/5 Sprint Car Notes Gaye Carmichael
Wags World Ken Wagner Directory Assistance Gordy Killian Runnin The High Groove Paul Kuyawa 5/18

Johnny Herrera wins the Inaugural Brownfield Classic at Grays Harbour Raceway.   Don Laidlaw

Donny Schatz takes night two of the Boot Hill Showdown at Dodge City Raceway Park, Dodge City, Kansas, picking up his 19th World of Outlaws Sprint Car Series feature event of the year. Mark Funderburk photos

Steve Buckwalter won the 2015 410 Sprint Speedweek feature at Port Royal Speedway 7-4-2015.  Brian Rhoad

 

 

Winner Rickie Gaunt is joined in victory lane by his teammate and friend Danny Sheridan, and Gaunts' son, Chase after winning the 30-lap USAC/CRA feature at Santa Maria Speedway on 7/3/15. Gaunt will retire after the feature at Perris Auto Speedway on 7/4/15. Steve Lafond

 

Damion Gardner wins USAC/CRA at Perris CA    Doug Allen

 

 

Kody Swanson is all smile after piloting the Sidney Bridge machine winning the BOSS Wingless Sprint A-Main at Pittsburgh’s Pennsylvania Motor Speedway...........ANOTHER HEIN BROTHERS' "ACTION" PHOTOGRAPH

(TOP) Blasting under the double checkered flags, Ryan Smith wins his second of the year All Star Sprint A-Main event at Mercer Raceway. (BOTTOM) A happy Ryan Smith enjoys victory lane holding the checkered flag and the $5000 winner check in Mercer Raceway's victory lane after capturing the second night of the two day All Star Sprint event...........ANOTHER HEIN BROTHERS' "ACTION" PHOTOGRAPH

Jack Dover WON 2 of the 3 Red White and Blue Tour ASCS Warriors mini tour, this being his 2nd at XX Speedway Sunday 7-5-2015 - John Lee High Fly'N Photos

  

 

James McFadden - K&L Ready Mix NRA Sprint Invader Winner at Waynesfield OH  Skinny Kenny Photo

Say What!

"It's been a long time, It's been a long last couple of years. It's just one of those things that we just keep plugging away. We're out here having a good time about it but for the most part still trying to make a living and beat this 15 car over here. I miss my brother (Paul) being out here but he had to go home," Sides said. "It's just one of those things where it's a big family sport and it's like a big family to us out here and we really appreciate it."  Jason Sides winning Dodge City KS WoO

Justin Grant wins the inaugural Round #1 Jackslash.com Indiana Sprint Car Series on MAVTV 25 lap feature at Kokomo Speedway Sunday night. Photo by Ryan Sellers Sean Buckley Jackslash Media Inc.

 

 

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What's Coming Up

World of Outlaws
7/11-12 New Richmond WI
7/15 Lima OH

ASCS
7/5 California MO

All Stars
7/5 Findlay OH
7/11 Hartford OH

Sprint Invaders
7/10 Tipton IA

UMSS
7/10-11 New Richmond WI

FAST
7/10 Attica OH
7/11 Fremont OH

IRA
7/10 Beaver Dam WI

MSTS
7/5 Brandon SD

USAC SW
7/10 El Paso TX
7/11 Las Cruces NM

USAC Sprints
7/10 Gas City IN
7/11 Kokomo IN
7/12 Lawrenceburg IN
7/15 Terre Haute IN
7/16 Putnamville IN

VSS
7/11 Shenandoah VA

WAR
7/11 Warrensburg MO

USCS
7/16 Maryville TN

Nebraska 360
7/16 Greenwood NE

BCRA
7/11 Madera CA

King of Wing
7/11 Madera CA

ARDC
7/11 Mercer PA

Civil War
7/10 Watsonville CA

NSL
7/10 Jefferson SD

Joe Hunt Wingless
7/11 Watsonville CA

King of the West
7/11 Watsonville CA

AVSS
7/11 New Paris IN

MOWA
7/10 Lincoln IL

BOSS
7/11 Waynesfield OH

ESS
7/5 Vernon NY

POWRi
7/5 Sun Prarie WI
7/12 Belleville IL

URSS
7/10 Wakeeney KS
7/11-12 Hays KS

Patriots
7/5 Hammett PA
7/10 Delevan PA

NCRA/NE 360
7/11 Rising City NE

OVSCA
7/10 Willard KY
7/11 Peebles OH

Badger/POWRi
7/5 Sun Prarie WI
7/11 Fairbury IL

 

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July 4, 2015 - Port Royal Speedway; Steve Buckwalter wins PA Speedweek
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Cody Darrah won the UNOH All Star Circuit of Champion feature at Millstream Speedway. Mike Campbell photo www.campbellphoto.com

Terry McCarl picked up his 55th career Knoxville win with the FVP National Sprint League Saturday night (Rob Kocak Photo)

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Monday July 6th 2015 

If your knees aren't green by the end of the day, you ought to seriously re-examine your life. Bill Watterson

11:45pm

PRESS

  • SOS)Last Friday night 22 of the Fastest 360 injected Sprintcars rained down on the always fast Hattiesburg Speedway, in Hattiesburg, MS. The weather was beautiful Friday, but rained us out of the 2nd Annual FlipFlop 50, on Saturday night... Boo.. After the completion of the “Eagle Motorsports Drivers Meeting”, we fired up 3 heats of 7+ cars each.. Hattiesburg’s Speedway’s Local classes were on hand and ran an outstanding show, as they usually do.. Press Releases7/6
  • Dominic Scelzi)Dominic Scelzi is all smiles following a pair of top-10 finishes at new tracks last week. Scelzi and car owner Dan Monhoff earned seventh-place results during the first two Western Sprint Tour Speedweek races before the event ended early because of misfortune. Press Releases7/6
  • Steven Tiner)With some bad luck in California and a couple of off weeks behind him, Steven Tiner headed north for Speedweek Northwest, and turned in a very memorable performance during the six race span. “We really had some awesome runs up north, and it felt good to be back up front after having some bad luck lately,” Steven Tiner noted. Press Releases7/6
  • McCool Junction NE/SLS Promotions)Tickets are now on sale for the NAPA Auto Parts Sprint Car Extravaganza Presented by Mid-Nebraska Land Developers featuring the World of Outlaws Sprint Car Series and Nebraska 360 Sprint Car Series at Junction Motor Speedway in McCool Junction, Neb., on Tuesday, August 18. The event will mark the first time that the two series have competed together on the same card, giving sprint car fans the best of both worlds, getting to see 410-winged sprint cars and 360-winged sprint cars on the same night. Press Releases7/6
  • Joe Stornetta)Joe Stornetta and the Lathrop Motorsports team continue to show improvement week after week. After being hounded with mechanical issues, Stornetta was able to pick up a ninth place finish during a rare Friday night show at the Petaluma Speedway. Press Releases7/6
  • Jason Sides)Jason Sides is on Cloud 9 after recording his first World of Outlaws Sprint Car Series feature victory of the season last Friday at Dodge City Raceway Park. Sides claimed the opening round of the Boot Hill Showdown, which was his first World of Outlaws win since 2012 and snapped a 202-race winless streak with the series. Press Releases7/6
  • Danny Lasoski)Big Game Motorsports continues to build steam as Danny Lasoski guided the Muddy sponsored team to its sixth feature victory during the past 10 races last Friday. Lasoski led the distance of the 35-lap FVP National Sprint League event at Huset's Speedway in Brandon, S.D., to capture his third straight NSL triumph and boost his lead in the championship standings. Press Releases7/6
  • Dakota Hendrickson)One week after picking up his first two Top-10 finishes of the season, Dakota Hendrickson and his Van Dyke Motorsports team continued to show improvement as Hendrickson picked up his first podium of the season on Thursday night with the Sprint Invaders. Press Releases7/6
  • Johnny Herrera)Johnny Herrera was on fire throughout the Fred Brownfield Classic last weekend at Grays Harbor Raceway. Herrera earned a pair of top-two finishes, including his first Lucas Oil ASCS National Tour victory of the season during the finale on Saturday. Press Releases7/6
  • Bryan Clauson)It was a bit of a roller coaster weekend for Bryan Clauson and the Matt Wood Racing #17w team. The highlight of the weekend was a third place run with the FVP National Sprint League in the Noblesville, Indiana driver’s first visit to Huset’s Speedway near Brandon, South Dakota. A top ten run at Knoxville Raceway topped the weekend off on Saturday. This week finds the team competing with the NSL at Park Jefferson International Speedway near Jefferson, South Dakota Friday, and in weekly action Saturday at Knoxville. Press Releases7/6
  • Kerry Madsen)Sitting third in the World of Outlaws point standings despite winning a feature event with the series to date, Kerry Madsen continues to be a model of consistency as he picked up a pair of top-five finishes over the course of the last week, including a podium run at the Lakeside Speedway aboard his American Racing/Keneric Racing No. 29 entry. Press Releases7/6
  • Minot ND/SLS Promotions)Tickets are now on sale for the Gerdau Magic City Showdown, featuring the World of Outlaws Sprint Car Series at Nodak Speedway in Minot, North Dakota, on Sunday, August 23. Tickets can be purchased online at http://slspromotions.ticketforce.com/nodak2015 or by calling SLS Promotions at 815-844-2023. Press Releases7/6
  • Travis Rilat)Travis Rilat added another international victory last weekend during the 61 st annual Gold Cup at Castrol Raceway. Rilat piloted Richard Saumure's No. 39c to heat race, dash and feature victories on Friday to kick off the doubleheader at the 3/8-mile oval. Press Releases7/6
  • Kevin Swindell)Kevin Swindell capped last weekend's Boot Hill Showdown by garnering the Hard Charger Award on Saturday at Dodge City Raceway Park. Swindell maneuvered from 20th to a 14th-place result, which marked his second top 15 of the weekend driving for Brandon Berryman. Press Releases7/6
  • Trey Starks)Trey Starks had a strong finish to the inaugural Western Sprint Tour Speedweek. After placing 12th a week ago Sunday at Siskiyou Motor Speedway in Yreka, Calif., and 13th the following night at Southern Oregon Speedway in White City, Ore., Starks found rejuvenation last Tuesday at Coos Bay Speedway in Coos Bay, Ore., during Round 3. Press Releases7/6
  • Henry Van Dam)Henry Van Dam registered his first Lucas Oil ASCS National Tour top 10 in almost two years on Saturday at Grays Harbor Raceway during the Fred Brownfield Classic. Van Dam also captured a pair of heat race victories during the doubleheader, which was taped for a delayed television broadcast on MAVTV.  Press Releases7/6
  • Mark Burch Motorsports)A tough draw and a stacked up feature start hampered Mark Burch Motorsports last Thursday during a Sprint Invaders event at Iowa State Fair Speedway. A high pill draw started the team on the inside of the third row for a heat race, in which driver Danny Lasoski maneuvered from fifth to third place. Press Releases7/6
  • National Sprint League)For the first time since 2000, the roar of 900 horsepower 410 sprint car engines will be heard at the Park Jefferson International Speedway near Jefferson, South Dakota. The FVP National Sprint League descends on the 3/8-mile semi-banked oval this Friday night, July 10! A star studded field of sprint cars will be on hand to duke it out! Be sure to take advantage of the online ordering system and get your tickets today!National Sprint League 7/6
  • Richard Vander Weerd)Continuing a very strong 2015 campaign, Richard Vander Weerd put together another strong weekend that saw him record two second place finishes with the USAC/CRA Series as well as a third place effort while competing with the USAC Western States midgets. Press Releases7/6
  • The Speedway Motors/Champion Racing Oil Central PA Sprint Cars had a very busy week with the continuation of PA Speed Week for 2015. There were 7 straight nights of racing planned with 6 of them getting run. The only miss was a rain out at Grandview Speedway Tuesday night. The rain delayed show at Lincoln Speedway started the week off with Danny Dietrich getting his 6th series win of the year and 1st Speed Week win for 2015.Speedway Motors/Champion Racing Oil Central PA 7/6
  • Brady Bacon)Not having a race until Friday must seem like serious downtime for sprint car driver Brady Bacon! He just completed fourteen races in sixteen nights. Fortunately, Friday means USAC Indiana Sprintweek begins for him and the Hoffman Racing #69 team. Friday it will be I-69 Speedway in Gas City, Saturday is Kokomo Speedway and Sunday means a tow to Lawrenceburg Speedway. Press Releases7/6
  • David Gravel)David Gravel and his Destiny Motorsports team were able to pick up a pair of World of Outlaws Top-10’s over the weekend, however Gravel and his team are looking for more. “We put ourselves in great position all week long, but we just were off in the feature event every night,” Gravel said. “We have been battling not getting ourselves in the dash, but now are battling not running well in the feature. My guys have been working hard, and I feel like we will keep working to improve.” Press Releases7/6
  • Justyn Cox)Beginning Saturday night, June 27th, in Placerville, CA, Justyn Cox and his Cox Racing team competed in eight races over a nine day period and a win at the Cottage Grove Speedway highlighted a really successful week for the team. “I really felt like we hit our stride during Speedweek,” Cox said. “We hit a rough patch for a few nights at the midway point, but we put together some strong runs, and I was able to get a win at by far my favorite track, the Cottage Grove Speedway.” Press Releases7/6
  • Tim Kaeding)Tim Kaeding and his Lunstra Motorsports team were a model of consistency over the weekend. Competing in two events at the Huset’s Speedway and one at the Knoxville Raceway, Kaeding and company picked up a fourth place finish to go along with two sixth place efforts. Press Releases7/6
  • Sean Becker)After spending the early part of his week competing during the opening rounds of Northwest Speedweek, Sean Becker and his Menne Motorsports team closed their week out on Saturday night at the Silver Dollar Speedway where ‘The Shark’ charged from 11th to finish in the third spot. Press Releases7/6
  • Shawn Wright)After getting sent to the tail end of the field on the second lap on Saturday night, Shawn Wright rallied to a 12th place finish at the Placerville Speedway in the 20-lap Fourth of July feature event. “We had a really good car, but after getting into the rear of a competitor on the second lap, we were sent to the back of the pack,” Shawn Wright said. Press Releases7/6
  • Susquehanna Speedway Park PA)On Thursday, July 2, the 10th Annual Eichelberger’s U-Pull-It Super Show had Jaremi Hanson of York Springs won the IMCA PA Sprint Series 20-lap feature event at the Susquehanna Speedway Park.Central PA  7/6
  • Vahlco Wheels)Ryan Smith picked up his second 2015 UNOH All Star Circuit of Champions win at Mercer Raceway Park Saturday evening aboard VAHLCO Race Wheels. Smith, of Kunklestown, PA was driving a new car equipped with the proven VAHLCO Wheels that he used to win earlier this season at Attica Raceway Park in Ohio with the All Stars. Press Releases7/6
  • Matt Peterson)Though the end result was not what Matt Peterson and his team was hoping for, Peterson was happy with the speed he showed on Saturday night at the Placerville Speedway. “It was really an awesome night, aside from the spin,” Peterson said. “Scott Males and my guys really gave me a great car, and it was awesome to be up front again for a while.” Press Releases7/6
  • Jarrett Soares)The Silver Dollar Speedway has been tough to Jarrett Soares in 2015. Returning to the speedway on the 4th of July, Soares was able to put some bad luck behind him as he picked up his first Top-10 finish of the season. “It was nice just to finish a race in Chico (CA) this year, and for it to be a Top-10 just makes it that much better,” Jarrett Soares said. Press Releases7/6
  • Justin Sanders)Saturday night at the Placerville Speedway, Justin Sanders made his debut with the M&S Racing team. Though the start of the night was eventful at times, Sanders and company were able to turn in a strong performance when it counted as the Watsonville, CA driver charged from 14th to finish fourth. Press Releases7/6
  • Jonathan Allard)Jonathan Allard and his Tri-C Motorsports team spent their independence day celebrating Allard’s 60th career win at the Silver Dollar Speedway. “This was another great performance by this team, and I am happy to score another win at the Silver Dollar Speedway,” said Allard. “We have had some great product sponsors stand behind us all year, and it is great to grab another win for them.” Press Releases7/6
  • Justin Miller)The Arbor Green Contractors, KenJay Fiedler Excavating, In Motion Dance Studio, Meyer Motors, BMG Designs, Glacier Transit and Storage, Richard Wirtz Attorney at Law, CJ Salon, Curve In Bar, Bane Nelson, Meyer Farms and R&H Enterprises,Triple X Racing Chassis powered by Tiry Engines 360, Afco Shocks, Velocity Wings, and American Racer Tires #15M was back in action at the Plymouth Dirt Track on Saturday evening. Press Releases7/6
  • Greg DeCaires)In what is his 25th year of racing, Greg DeCaires is showing everyone that he hasn’t lost a step. During his 10th start of the season on Saturday night, DeCaires charged from the eighth starting spot to win his fifth race of the season in convincing fashion in front of a standing room only crowd. “The Fourth of July race is for the fans, and it is a race you look forward to running, and hopefully winning, year after year,” Greg DeCaires said. “It always attracts some added competition, so we approached the night with a ‘take no prisoners’ mind set.” Press Releases7/6
  • Antioch Speedway CA)One of the most competitive and unpredictable Winged 360 Sprint Car shows you will find in California is happening at Antioch Speedway this Saturday night. Oval Motorsports and promoter John Soares Jr. have made the commitment to establish this division on the fast three-eighth mile clay oval, and a core group of drivers have gotten on board with the effort. Press Releases7/6
  • Brock Zearfoss)Brock Zearfoss entered all but one Pennsylvania Sprint Speedweek presented by Jake’s Wayback Burgers events last week; traveling to all areas of central Pennsylvania and northern Maryland with the notorious ‘Pennsylvania Posse.’ Despite a few ‘tough’ finishes and patches of poor luck, the ‘Jonestown Jet’ managed to secure a tenth place finish in the final ‘Pennsylvania Sprint Speedweek’ standings; tied with Lance Dewease with 482 points. Zearfoss highlighted his week with a podium performance during the $10,000-to-win ‘Mitch Smith Memorial’ at the Williams Grove Speedway on Friday night, July 3rd; his highest finish at ‘The Grove’ in 2015 and the highest of the season overall. Press Releases7/6
  • Chase Dietz)When it was all said and done, central Pennsylvania ‘410’ sprint car rookie Chase Dietz participated in four rounds of Pennsylvania Sprint Speedweek presented by Jake’s Wayback Burgers competition; qualifying for all four main event programs and recording an average finish of 15th. Dietz, the pilot of the Scott Gobrecht owned, Golf Cart Services, Bad Boy Buggies, ServiceMaster Clean Janitorial Service of York and Lancaster, Gettysburg Rental Company, no. 44 ‘410’ sprinter, visited the Williams Grove Speedway in Mechanicsburg, Pennsylvania twice and the Lincoln Speedway in Abbottstown, Pennsylvania twice during his short speedweek stint; earning his highest finish of the week, a 12th place performance, at Lincoln Speedway on Monday, June 29th.Press Releases7/6
  • Brent Marks)Brent Marks Racing followed the entire Pennsylvania Sprint Speedweek presented by Jake’s Wayback Burgers tour in 2015; entering eight events over ten days through areas of Pennsylvania and northern Maryland. Brent Marks, pilot of the Brent Marks Racing, BAPS Auto Paint & Supplies, Creekside Auto Sales, Fredericksburg Eagle Hotel, Diamond Toyota, no. 19M ‘410’ sprint car, finished his 2015 speedweek campaign with three top-five and five top-ten finishes. The Myerstown, Pennsylvania native accumulated 846 speedweek points during the eight race schedule; ending his trek tied for fifth in the final standings. Despite the periods of success, Marks still feels their speedweek campaign lacked consistency, which ultimately eliminated the ‘19M’ team from the speedweek championship. Press Releases7/6
  • Cody Bova)After a rather disappointing weekend at Mercer Raceway Park, resulting in one ‘DNF’ and a 14th place performance, Struthers, Ohio native Cody Bova will move ahead and aim his focus towards a potential three-race plan this Friday, Saturday and Sunday back in the heart of western Pennsylvania. Bova, pilot of the Bova Racing, J.S. Bova Excavating, AIMI Product Imagining, LLC., Richardson Tree Service, BC Contracting, J.S. Paris Excavating, no. 20B ‘305’ sprint car, hopes to ‘shake off’ his Mercer visit and search for season win number four during one of his three upcoming starts. Press Releases7/6
  • Port Royal Speedway PA)As part of Moon Shine Camo Kids Night at Port Royal Speedway this Saturday night, a pair of Moon Shine Camo sponsored super late models will be on display behind the grandstand. The Moon Shine No. 9 of Beavertown?s Hayes Mattern and the No. 2 of Danville flyer Jeff Rine will be set up behind the grandstand until approximately 6:15 pm. Central PA  7/6
  • Ryan Litt)Ryan Litt and the BS&B Radiator racing team went to victory lane at Toledo Speedway's King of the Wing Sprint Car Shootout. They're planning to be back in the Buckeye State with the Lairjet #88 Supermodified for Sandusky Speedway's Hy-Miler Nationals at the end of July. Press Releases7/6
  • Silver Dollar Speedway CA)Jonathan Allard picked up his third victory in a row and fifth in the last seven events at Silver Dolar Speedway on Saturday night. The most impressive part about it is that the win marked Allard's 60th Career Victory at the Speedway. His first win at Silver Dollar Speedway came on July 4th, 1996; exactly 19 years ago to the day of Saturday's Victory. “It's really cool to still be able to come back here this late in my career and pick up wins. Press Releases7/6
  • Triple X Race Co)There are good weeks, there are great weeks, and then there are weeks like Stevie Smith just had in the Rahmer Racing #51 XXX. Stevie won 5 of the 8 races on PA Speedweek and collected over $40,000 in winnings to earn the 2015 Speedweek championship, accomplishing a feat that no driver in PA has accomplished in the 25 years of Speedweek history. Joining Stevie with victories from the weekend in their XXX chassis were Doug Esh at Williams Grove, Ian Madsen in Iowa, Skylar Gee in Edmonton, Ryan Smith over the All Stars, Dougie James twice at Grays Harbor Raceway and Zac Taylor over the URSS. Press Releases7/6
  • FAST)The inaugural visit to Waynesfield, Ohio by the Kistler Racing Products Fremont/Attica Sprint Title (F.A.S.T.) organization proved to be more than successful, as 30 JLH General Contractors Fremont/Attica Sprint Title ‘305’ Championship Series presented by Engine Pro sprint cars packed the Waynesfield Raceway Park pit area on Saturday evening, July 4th. The F.A.S.T. ‘305’ Championship Series co-headlined the 4th Annual ‘Bob Reynolds Memorial’ on Saturday night at the Waynesfield bullring; joining the K&L Ready Mix NRA ‘360’ Sprint Invaders and the UMP Modifieds for a full evening of ‘grass roots’ entertainment. Press Releases7/6

12:15pm

RESULTS

  • Plymouth Dirt Track WI)Wayne Modjeski and Kevin Karnitz lead the field to the green flag. Tim Haddy wasted no time taking over the lead by lap one after starting fourth. Haddy was extremely competitive last week near the end of the race. Shane Wenninger got a little high a few times as he tries to maneuver towards the front. DannonTessmer brings out our first caution as he spun in turns 3 and 4. Tim Haddywas running a high line and had a ten car length lead over Wayne Modjeski by lap 10.Race Results7/6
  • All Stars)For the first time since June 20th, 2010, the Millstream Speedway in Findlay, Ohio crowned a UNOH All Star Circuit of Champions main event winner. Cody Darrah, a former World of Outlaws ‘Rookie of the Year’ who now travels full-time with the UNOH All Star Circuit of Champions, earned the Millstream Speedway victory on Sunday evening, July 5th. For Darrah, it was his second UNOH All Star Circuit of Champions main event victory of 2015 and the third of his career. It was his first ever visit to the Findlay half-mile. All Stars 7/6
  • Selinsgrove Speedway PA)Stevie Smith of Broken Arrow, Okla., ended the 25th Anniversary Jake’s Wayback Burgers/Trone Outdoor PA Speedweek series the way he started it—in Victory Lane!—with a convincing win in Sunday night’s Jan Opperman/Dick Bogar Memorial for 410 sprint cars at Selinsgrove Speedway. Central PA  7/6
  • Badger)It took a final corner slidejob for Rico Abreu to win the "Pepsi Nationals" on Sunday night at the Angell Park Speedway as the reigning Honda National Midget champion added another big midget win to his list, as he edged out teammate Tanner Thorson by just .093 seconds for the tenth win in his National Midget career. Race Results7/6
  • Oswego Speedway NY)For the second time in Oswego Speedway history the Bond brothers visited victory lane on the same evening as Bobby Bond and his younger brother Mike graced the Turning Stone Resort Casino Victory Lane on Independence day. Race Results7/6
  • ESS)Stewart Friesen had a win stolen from him with the Lucas Oil Empire Super Sprints on Friday night on the last lap. On Sunday night he returned the favor as he made a late race pass of his own to claim his first series win of the season in the SUNY Canton Central New York Speedweek presented by Einstein Construction Group finale at the Utica-Rome Speedway. Race Results7/6
  • ASCS Warrior)The 2015 edition of the Tiger Towing Red, White, and Blue Tour came to a close on Sunday night at the Double X Speedway with Nebraska’s Jack Dover going back-to-back with the Speedway Motors ASCS Warrior Region. Win No. 10 with the region, the second win on the weekend netted Dover an extra $500. Jonathan Cornell claimed the runner-up spot with Evan Martin taking the bronze step. Josh Fisher and Brad Loyet made up the top five. ASCS 7/6
  • Badger)Rico Abreu scored a thrilling victory leading the final few hundred yards to win the 34th Pepsi Midget Nationals, Sunday Night at Angell Park Speedway. The event was co-sanctioned by the USAC Honda National Midget, POWRi Lucas Oil National Midget,and Zimbrick Chevrolet of Sun Prairie/Mid-State Equipment Badger Midget Series.Race Results7/6
  • Column)Danny Burton has notes from Lincoln Park Speedway in Hoosier Race Report 7/6
  • Waynesfield Raceway Park OH)Australian James McFadden Takes 2015 Bob Reynolds Win July 4, 2015 The fourth running of the Bob Reynolds Memorial once again lived up to its reputation of providing fans great racing, high car counts, and a night of fun to remember. The Waynesfield Raceway Park grandstands were packed as open wheel drivers from around the world converged running for a large payday. Race Results7/6

PRESS

  • Brian Brown)It was a tough ending to the weekend for Brian Brown and the Casey’s General Stores/FVP #21 race team. A heat race incident at Knoxville Saturday saw a large mud clod enter the cockpit, injuring Brian’s arm and ending the night. Fortunately, though the arm is hurting, it is not broken. The accident put things in perspective for Brian and the team moving forward. Press Releases7/6
  • CRASH PAD)More Spinal Compression Fractures happened to drivers this weekend. Woulda, Coulda, Shoulda... Put a CRASH PAD in your seat Before not After !! !~Don't find out by Accident~! See Crash Video, get more information, Order Online, Find a Dealer at www.802solutions.com.7/6
  • National Sprint League)Large crowds at Huset’s Speedway in South Dakota and Knoxville Raceway in Iowa came out to the see the FVP National Sprint League over Independence Day weekend. It was a couple of veterans who provided the fireworks for race fans, as Danny Lasoski and Terry McCarl picked up wins. Following are some notes from the weekend… National Sprint League 7/6
  • Ocean Speedway CA)After a couple weeks of being idle the Ocean Sprints presented by Taco Bravo will return to action in a big way this Friday night to help kick-off the fifth annual Howard Kaeding Classic at Ocean Speedway. The special showcase also features the traveling Civil War Sprint Car Series presented by Flowmaster, making for a huge night of Winged 360 Sprint Car racing at the quarter-mile. Press Releases7/6
  • USCS)The United Sprint Car Series presented by K&N Filters set or tied some records during it’s three-race Independence Day 2015 weekend, Those records were not ones that should have anyone happy. First of all, the series tied the record for the most races cancelled due to rain in one weekend. The series experienced rained out events at Crowley’s Ridge Raceway on Thursday, July 2nd, Batesville Motor Speedway on Friday, July 3rd and at Riverside International Speedway on Saturday, July 4th. This matched last season’s rain out record for the last three events of the series 2014 USCS Sprint Speedweek that were all rained out. USCS 7/6
  • Matt Mitchell)Matt Mitchell of Yorba Linda, Calif., enjoyed a fine run to third place in the Amsoil USAC/CRA Sprint Car feature at Santa Maria (Calif.) Raceway Friday, but flipped early in the Firecracker 40 at Perris (Calif.) Auto Speedway on Saturday and finished a season-worst 21st. Press Releases7/6

Sunday July 5th 2015 

If people sat outside and looked at the stars each night, I'll bet they'd live a lot differently. Bill Watterson

10:40pm

RESULTS

  • Photos)Weekend photos are in SpeedShotz7/5
  • All Stars)Millstream Speedway OH....#89 Cody Darrah 2 #93 Sheldon Haudenschild 3 #10H Chad Kemenah 4 #59 Danny Holtgraver 5 #97 Dean Jacobs 6 #22 Cole Duncan 7 #9P Parker Price-Miller 8 #1 Dale Blaney 9 #40 Caleb Helms 10 #94 Ryan Smith 11 #81 Lee Jacobs 12 #4 Danny Smith 13 #57X Andrew Palker 14 #40DD Nate Dussel 15 #21 DJ Foos 16 #9 Jordan Ryan 17 #W20 Greg Wilson 18 #8M TJ Michael 19 #9x Cap Henry 20 #3G James McFadden 21 #19 Chris Andrews 22 #5T Travis Philo 23 #45 Tim Shaffer 7/5
  • USAC)HONDA USAC NATIONAL MIDGET RACE RESULTS: July 5, 2015 - Sun Prairie, Wisconsin - Angell Park Speedway - 34th "Pepsi Nationals" - Co-sanctioned by POWRi and Badger FEATURE: (30 laps) 1. Rico Abreu, 2. Tanner Thorson, 3. Kevin Thomas Jr., 4. Bryan Clauson, 5. Darren Hagen, 6. Andrew Felker, 7. Spencer Bayston, 8. Ryan Robinson, 9. Tyler Thomas, 10. Kyle Schuett,USAC 7/5
  • Selinsgrove Speedway PA)PA Speed Week...#51 Stevie Smith 2 #27 Greg Hodnett 3 #25 Aaron Ott 4 #29 Danny Deitrich 5 #19m Brent Marks 6 #07 Doug Esh 7 #1z Lucas Wolfe 8 #21R Kyle Reinhardt 9 #56 Nate Snyder 10 #12 Blane Heimbach 11 #33 Curt Stroup 12 #29s Jason Shultz 13 #36D Wayne Dadetto 14 #75 Nicole Bower 15 #49s Mallie Shuster 16 #33w Michael Walter II 17 #12B Brad Franks 18 #24B Dustin Baney 19 #29w Ryan Wilson 20 #66 Ryan Kissinger 21 #16 Jac Haudenschild 22 #23 T.J. Stutts 23 #30 Daryl Steimling 24 #C4 Jim Shuster 25 #3z Brock Zearfoss 7/5
  • Kokomo IN)1 7 40 Justin Grant 2 1 17M Max Mcghee 3 8 11W Dave Darland 4 3 23C Tyler Courtney 5 12 12 Robert Ballou 6 14 15 Aaron Farney 7 18 53 Jon Stanbrough 8 5 74X Josh Hodges 9 10 18A Jarett Andretti 10 16 66C Chad Boespflug 11 2 24 Landon Simon 12 20 29 Logan Jarrett 13 17 41K Cole Ketcham 14 9 23 Jimmy Light 15 13 23K Brian Karraker 16 11 57H Shane Cottle 17 4 18 Thomas Messurall 18 6 5B Cj Leary 19 15 17R Kyle Robbins 20 19 66J Josh Spencer 7/5
  • Husets Speedway SD)1 #24 Terry McCarl 2 #21AU Jordyn Brazier 3 #17A Austin McCarl 4 #3 Tim Kaeding 5 #82 Dusty Zomer 6 #12 Lynton Jeffery 7 #13 Mark Dobmeier 8 #14 Jody Rosenboom 9 #18 Ian Madsen 10 #17 Ryan Bickett 11 #4X Eric Schultz 12 #09 Matt Juhl 13 #5 Dave Glennon 14 #51 Doug Martens 15 #1 Justin Glaser 360 Sprint Cars 16 #101 Chuck McGillivray 17 #25 Dylan Peterson 18 #75 Tommy Barber 7/5
  • ARDC)Ryan Greth put Wayne Lesher's Hyper Midget in Victory Lane for the second time in the 2015 season as he led a stout field of ARDC Midgets in their first ever appearance at Lanco's Clyde Martin Memorial Speedway for the Hyper Racing sponsored Star Spangled Havoc. Race Results7/5
  • Perris Auto Speedway CA)Results of the July 4th Senior Sprint Car (divers 45 and older) and Young Gun Sprint Car (drivers 14-21) main events. Senior Sprint Cars 1. Bruce Douglass - Ventura 2. Chris Wakim - Simi Valley 3. Dwayne Marcum - Riverside 4. Bill Badger - Santa Clarita 5. Eddie Tafoya - Chino Hills 6. Richard McCormick - Canyon Countr 7. Rick Hendrix - Palmdale 8. Dale Underwood - Wildomar 9. Tony Lima - Hacienda Heights 10. Jim Giardina - Riverside July 4th Senior Sprint Car winner at The PAS Bruce Douglass of Ventura. Young Guns 1. George Morris - Holtville 2. Courtney Crone - Corona 3. Cody Fendley - Placerville 4. Will Martyn - Coarsegold 5. Maylssa Perkins - Oak Hills 7/5
  • Florida Open Wheel)Link for race video from Richard Golardi: https://youtu.be/eu8QOGYr25E "YouTube video - Top Gun Sprint Series Feature Race at Bubba Raceway Park, 7-3-2015" 7/5
  • SOS)The Southern Ontario Sprints tour returned to South Buxton Raceway for the second and final time in 2015. 15 cars made the trip to the Merlin, Ontario facility for round six of the 20th SOS season. Championship points leader Mitch Brown used his pole position and some crafty passing in traffic to win his second race of the season, and first at South Buxton. Race Results7/5
  • Wayne County Speedway OH)FISHER PERFORMANCE SPRINTS Heat 1 Nick Patterson, Shawn Hubler, Mitch Harble, Jamie Myers, Clay Riney, Wes McGlumphey, George Prosser, Tom Miller Feature Nick Patterson, Mitch Harble, Shawn Hubler, Jamie Myers, Clay Riney, Wes McGlumphey, George Prosser, Tom MillerRace Results7/5
  • MSCS)The Hoosier Tire Midwest Sprint Car Series raced Friday night at the Lincoln Park Speedway to present Day One of the first annual Bill Gardner Sprintacular. The Sprintacular resulted in a spectacular 30 lap feature with fireworks greeting the starters, the top five an ever changing order, and the lead change an ongoing process. Robert Ballou darted into the lead on lap one. Then pole sitter Dave Darland took the lead and held it for 17 laps. Race Results7/5
  • OCRS)It was a night of surprise and disappointment during the AmeriFlex Hose and Accessories Oil Capital Racing Series July 4th ‘Dirty 30’ main even at the Caney Valley Speedway. In a spine tingling finish Shane Sellers edged race-long leader Michael Tyre by half-a-wheel at the checkered flag for the win. It was one of the closest OCRS finishes in recent memory. OCRS 7/5
  • ESS)Make it 50 and counting for defending series champion Steve Poirier. The St. Mathieu de Beloeil, Que., driver outlasted a stellar field on Saturday night at the Fulton Speedway for his second win of SUNY Canton Central New York Speedweek presented by Einstein Construction Group and the 50th of his historic career with the traveling organization. Race Results7/5

PRESS

  • Port Royal Speedway PA)This Saturday night, July 11, will be Moon Shine Camo Kids Night at Port Royal Speedway when the track will present a 25-lap championship event for the super late models along with a full program of Weikerts Livestock 410 sprints and Grays Auto and Towing 355 econo late models. Central PA  7/5
  • Williams Grove Speedway PA)Williams Grove Speedway will offer a full racing program of Lawrence Chevrolet 410 sprints and H J Towing & Recovery 358 sprints this Friday, July 10 at 7:30 pm. The 358 sprints will be competing in the first of two Williams Grove Summer Series Challenge events, run in conjunction with two races at Lincoln Speedway. Central PA  7/5
  • Thunder On The Hill)The NAPA Auto Parts Thunder on the Hill Racing Series will return to the Grandview Speedway on Tuesday night, July 28 with a doubleheader program of 410 Sprint Cars and 358 NASCAR Modifieds. Gates will open at 5 PM with race time set for 7:30 PM. In the event of rain, Thursday night, July 30 will be the rain date and carry a 7:30 PM starting time For the 410 sprints, they will be racing for a $5,000 to win payday in the first annual Thunder Cup Championship, joined by the 358 MASCAR Modifieds in a full program of heat racing qualifying leading up to the $3,000 to win feature event. Central PA  7/5
  • The MACH 1 360/358 Sprint Challenge is set to unfold at the Lincoln Speedway on July 11, joining the weekly Saturday night racing event. This event was postponed on two previous occasions due to rain. Central PA  7/5

11:00am

RESULTS

  • Central PA 358 Point Series presented by Capitol Renegade)This week the Central PA 358 Point Series presented by Capitol Renegade saw the series back in action with two scheduled races on tap at both Trail Way Speedway on Friday night and Lincoln Speedway Saturday. Friday night under the threat of rain Trail Way completed their race which saw the 2014 series and track champion Brad McClelland score his 3rd win of the season at the short track, and 4th overall in Central PA. McClelland would score a perfect night winning the feature with the winning pass coming out of turn for on lap 23, and also picking up his heat win to gain maximum points on the night. McClelland would win over Dwight Leppo, Isaac Sneeringer, Mike Bittinger and Seth Kearchner. Central PA  7/5
  • Placerville Speedway CA)360 Sprints...1 4sa Greg DeCaires 2 42 Chase Majdic 3 56x Ryan Bernal 4 27 Justin Sanders 5 22 Shane Golobic 6 45 Jake Morgan 7 77 Mike Benson 8 33T Jimmy Trulli 9 10 Logan Seavey 10 5 Kirt Organ 11 20J James Sweeney 12 99 Shawn Wright 13 88 Koen Shaw 14 P37 Matt Peterson 15 25 Justin Johnson 16 x1 Justin Bradway 17 58 Matt Barber 18 93 Stephen Ingraham 19 14R Andy Gregg 20 85 CJ Humphreys 7/5
  • BOSS)Imperial PA...1 21K Kody Swanson 2 89 Shawn Westerfeld 3 77 Dustin Smith 4 4 Michael Fischesser 5 14c Cooper Clouse 6 0 Steve Irwin 7 26 Justin Owen 8 14 Chad Wilson 9 12 Kent Wolters 10 59J Kirk Jeffries 11 91X Aaron Middaugh 12 53 Steve Little 13 46 Cody Gardner 14 31 Chuck Wilson 15 5 Bob McMillen 16 4T Josh Turner 17 83 Adam Cruea 18 3 Joe Butera 19 27 Zach Morrow 20 82 Mike Miller 7/5
  • Silver Dollar Speedway CA)1 3C Jonathan Allard 2 73 Carson Macedo 3 75 Sean Becker 4 92 Andy Forsberg 5 88X Tyler Walker 6 14H Heath Hall 7 13 Rowdy McClenon 8 21 Michael Ing 9 38N Mark Tabor Jr. 10 12 Jarrett Soares 11 22TR Michael Tarter 12 49 Mike Monahan 13 7X Eddy Lewis 14 88 Brad Bumgarner 15 9 Peter Paulson 16 8 Jim Richardson 7/5
  • Jackson Speedway MN)360 Sprints...1 1 35 Skylar Prochaska Lakefield , Mn 50.00 2 2 11X Gregg Bakker Sioux Falls, Sd 45.00 3 3 33 James Broty Webster , Mn 41.00 4 4 2 Derrik Lusk Jackson , Mn 38.00 5 6 7 Kaley Gharst Decator , Il 36.00 6 8 1 Dean Brown Springfield , Mn 35.00 7 7 07 Derek Anderson Estherville , Ia 34.00 8 9 71 Jeremy Vanderplaats Sibley , Ia 33.00 9 5 5M Troy Manteufel St. Peter, Mn 32.00 DNF 10 10 77 Travis Zieske 7/5
  • I-90 Speedway SD)360 Sprints...1 5 12 Troy Schreurs 2 4 10 John Lambertz 3 1 14 Jody Rosenboom 4 3 5 Dave Glennon 5 8 75 Tommy Barber 6 7 42 Kevin Flowers 7 9 6 Eric Lutz 8 6 2D Dusty Ballenger 9 15 1 Justin Glaser 10 14 17b Ryan Bickett 11 17 101 Chuck Mcgillivray 12 12 11J Jordan Nordstrom 13 18 4 Cody Hansen 14 19 70 Ben Waxdahl 15 11 13JM Jordan Martens 16 16 36K Rick Hansen 17 10 23 Brandon Bosma 18 2 12X Brock Dump 19 13 612 Isaac Schreurs 20 20 47 Brandt O Banion4/5
  • 34 Raceway IA)305 Sprints..1 10 16HD Donnie Steward 2 9 36 Justin Newberry 3 13 40C Cody Wehrle 4 11 59J Jacob Glasgow 5 12 50P Harold Pohren 6 8 7 Nick Guernsey 7 4 9 Daniel Bergquist 8 1 63 Travis Howard 9 6 17 Shane Quam 10 18 27 John Schulz 11 15 97X Gary Bonar 12 7 83 Dave Getchell 13 3 71 Nathan Murders 14 5 61 Dillan Roth 15 2 87 Heath Bundy 16 14 84 Ben Wagoner 17 16 51JR Blaine Jamison 7/5
  • ASCS Warriors)For the first time in 2015, Randy Martin stood in Victory Lane with the Speedway Motors ASCS Warrior Region winning at the Randolph County Raceway on night two of the Tiger Towing Red, White, and Blue Tour. Career win No. 45 with the Warrior Region, the California, Mo. driver led Derek Hagar and Jack Dover to the line. Seventeenth starting Jonathan Cornell ran to fourth with Jay Russell making up the top-five. ASCS 7/5
  • WST)The final leg of the 2015 Speedweek Northwest would see the Western Sprint Tour be back at Cottage Grove Speedway on Independence Day Saturday July 4th. A jammed pack house of fans would be in attendance for the night and the racing would be stellar from start to finish. A total of twenty-four entries would sign in representing Oregon, Washington, California, Idaho, and Montana as well as the nations of Australia and New Zealand. The finale main event would pay $5,000.00 to the winner. Race Results7/5
  • All Stars)The UNOH All Star Circuit of Champions invaded western Pennsylvania for two days during the Independence Day weekend; kicking off a their three-race holiday swing with two nights of competition at the Mercer Raceway Park in Mercer, Pennsylvania. It was the second time in 2015 that the traveling stars made an appearance at the Mercer oval; once again bringing a top-notch roster of young and veteran talent to challenge the western Pennsylvania regulars. The UNOH All Star Circuit of Champions crowned two different winners during the Mercer Raceway Park invasion; Lee Jacobs on Friday and Ryan Smith on Saturday. All Stars 7/5

4:00am

RESULTS

  • ASCS Lucas Oil)Johnny Herrera lived up to his nickname on Saturday night as on track fireworks were plenty. With the MAVTV cameras rolling at Grays Harbor Raceway, the man known as “Hollywood” picked up his first Lucas Oil American Sprint Car Series presented by the MAVTV Motorsports Network victory of the 2015 season. ASCS 7/5
  • Column)Danny Burton has Lincoln Park Speedway MSCS notes in Hoosier Race Report7/5
  • Port Royal Speedway PA)Perseverance paid off for Port Royal Speedway, fans and Steve Buckwalter at Port Royal Speedway on Saturday night as the historic oval outlasted the rain to showcase the 25th annual Jakes Wayback Burgers/Trone Outdoor PA Speedweek series for sprint cars. In the end, Buckwalter scored a $5,000 payday for the 30-lap speedweek feature win, outrunning Stevie Smith and Greg Hodnett for his third oval win of the seasonCentral PA  7/5
  • Waynesfield Raceway Park OH)NRA Sprint Invaders (35 Cars) [#]-Starting Position  A-Main - (40 Laps) 1. 3G-James McFadden[5] 2. B20-Butch Schroeder[8] 3. 6M-Max Stambaugh[4] 4. 11-Tim Allison[3] 5. 83-Kyle Sauder[2] 6. 6S-JR Stewart[1] 7. 33M-Caleb Griffith[7] 8. 10X-Dustin Stoup[6] 9. 48-Mike Burkin[12] 10. 22H-Randy Hanagan[16]Race Results7/5
  • Dodge City Raceway Park KS)After finishing second in Friday night’s “Boothill Showdown” opener, Donny Schatz improved one position to top Saturday night’s 30-lap World of Outlaws Sprint Car feature atop the 3/8-mile Dodge City Raceway Park clay oval. The North Dakota native gunned into the lead at the outset and led all the way aboard the Tony Stewart Racing / Bad Boy Buggies No. 15 for his 19th overall series win of the season and third career DCRP triumph. Race Results7/5
  • Mercer Raceway Park PA)Ryan Smith flew to victory on the second night of UNOH All Stars Circuit of Champions at Mercer Raceway, Park. It was his first career win at the tricky oval, and second All Stars triumph of the season for the Kunkeltown Kid. Since rolling out a new car, Smith has been getting faster each outing. "We caught some breaks there in the heat race, we timed good, and the car was good right out of the box." Then, he noted, "the track came to me with the water, the top came in." Race Results7/5
  • Oswego Speedway NY)Oswego, NY Saturday, July 4th, 2015 Independence Day Grand Prix presented by Walker Enterprises D Bus BOX SCORE: Novelis Supermodifieds Novelis Supermodified Grand Prix (75-laps): 1. 47 - Bob Bond, 2. 50 - Dave Gruel, 3. 68 - Michael Barnes, 4. 0 - Tim Snyder, 5. 01 - Dan Connors, 6. 21 - Kody Graham, 7. 22 - Pat Lavery, 8. 52 - Dave Danzer, 9. 05 - Jeff Abold, 10. 5 - Tim Devendorf, 11. 26 - Shaun Gosselin, 12. 02 - Brandon Bellinger, 13. 9 - Stephen Gioia III, 14. 00 - Joe Gosek, 15. 79 - Brian Sobus, 16. 7 - Otto Sitterly, 17. 18 - Howard Page, 18. 2 - DJ Shullick, 19. 83 - Lou LeVea Jr, 20. 24 - Jerry Curran , 21. 55 - Keith Shampine, 22. 91 - Ray Graham, 23. 56 - Hal LaTulip, 24. 11 - Aric Iosue, 25. 96 - Lou LeVea Sr
  • Ohsweken Speedway ONT)Glenn Styres and Todd Hoddick started the 25 lap 360 Sprint Car feature on the front row, and the race ended with Hoddick chasing Styres to the checkered flag for the second time in four days. Third starter Dain Naida bicycled after catching a rut in the first turn of the first lap, and later finished 12th after a brief trip to the pit area. Race Results7/5
  • World of Outlaws)After coming just short of a win the night before, Donny Schatz dominated night two of the Boot Hill Showdown at Dodge City Raceway Park on Saturday night and scored his 19th World of Outlaws Sprint Car Series victory of the season.
  • USAC/CRA)AMSOIL USAC/CRA SPRINT CAR RACE RESULTS: July 4, 2015 - Perris, California - Perris Auto Speedway - "Firecracker 40" FEATURE: (40 laps) 1. Damion Gardner, 2. Richard Vander Weerd, 3. Austin Williams, 4. Mike Spencer, 5. Brody Roa, 6. Jake Swanson, 7. Cody Williams, 8. Josh Pelkey, 9. Danny Faria Jr., 10. Logan WilliamsUSAC 7/5
  • PA Speed Week)2015 SPEEDWEEK POINTS 1.+ 51 Stevie Smith 1107**** 2.+ 48 Danny Dietrich 981* 3.+ 27 Greg Hodnett 945 4.+ 1 Lucas Wolfe 900 5.+ 19M Brent Marks 715 6.+ 25 Aaron Ott 707 7. 87 Alan Krimes 623 8. 21 Brian Montieth 580 9.+ 07 Doug Esh 515* 9.+ 14 Lance Dewease 482 11. 3z Brock Zearfoss 442 12. 55 Mike Wagner 362 13.+ 23 T J Stutts 360 14. 17B Steve Buckwalter 340* 15. 99M Kyle Moody 338 16. 11c Cory Haas 328 17. 39 Tim Glatfelter 289 18. 15 Adam Wilt 287 19. 8 Billy Dietrich 280 20. 1* Tim Wagaman 239 7/5
  • National Sprint League)Terry McCarl and Danny Lasoski have dueled at Knoxville Raceway for four different decades. The rivalry came to life again Saturday night in the track’s third event of the year featuring the FVP National Sprint League. This time, it was McCarl who came out on top on “Heroes Night” on the Fourth of July. The Altoona, Iowa native won his 55th career feature at Knoxville, and his second with the NSL this season. National Sprint League 7/5
  • Knoxville Raceway IA)Terry McCarl and Danny Lasoski have dueled at Knoxville Raceway for four different decades. The rivalry came to life again Saturday night on Aspen Aire Night featuring the FVP National Sprint League. This time, it was McCarl who came out on top on “Heroes Night” on the Fourth of July. The Altoona, Iowa native won his 55th career feature at Knoxville, which is fourth all-time in the track’s storied history. It was also Twin Features Night for the 360 class at Knoxville, and Jon Agan and Justin Henderson picked up wins in that class. BillW's Knoxville News 7/5
  • USAC)AMSOIL USAC NATIONAL SPRINT CAR RACE RESULTS: July 4, 2015 - Putnamville, Indiana - Lincoln Park Speedway - Inaugural"Bill Gardner Sprintacular" FEATURE: (30 laps) 1. Jerry Coons Jr., 2. Kyle Cummins, 3. Chase Stockon, 4. Chad Boespflug, 5. Jon Stanbrough, 6. Tyler Courtney, 7. Casey Shuman, 8. Dave Darland, 9. Shane Cottle, 10. Tracy HinesUSAC 7/5

PRESS

  • Joey Saldana)Tonight was the wrap for the Dodge City Speedway Boot Hill Showdown double header. In qualifying, Joey Saldana drove the Motter Equipment HE&M Saw Beltline Body Shop Sprint Car to his ninth quick time of the season, scorching the 3/8-mile oval in 12.480 seconds. Press Releases7/5
  • Williams Grove Speedway PA)After hard morning rain and an afternoon relentless steady mist to light rain, Williams Grove Speedway management cancelled their Saturday night show featuring the Blazer’s Body Shop Super Sportsman, Credit Connection Auto Sales 358 Late Models and Aquafun Pools Street Stocks. This is the third consecutive show lost to rain. Next week Williams Grove Speedway’s Saturday Night Series returns to action with the Blazer’s Body Shop Super Sportsman, Credit Connection Auto Sales 358 Late Models and Aquafun Pools Street Stocks. In two weeks will be the popular Kids Night. Racing action begins at 7 PM. Adult admission is $6 with children 12 and under free. For more information on the Williams Grove Speedway Saturday Night Series and all Williams Grove Speedway competition please visit the speedway web site at www.williamsgrove.com or the track Facebook page.7/5

Saturday July 4th 2015 

Happy Independence Day

"If the freedom of speech is taken away then dumb and silent we may be led, like sheep to the slaughter." --George Washington

3:00pm

RESULTS

  • Photos)Friday shots are in SpeedShotz7/4
  • SOS)The Southern Ontario Sprints traveled to the Ohsweken Speedway for their one and only stop at the 3/8 mile clay oval to take on the home track Corr/Pak Merchandising Sprint Cars. It was a special night for Glenn Styres as he was inducted along with his family into the Ohsweken Speedway Wall of Fame, and went on to win his second straight SOS race, and third win in a row in a Sprint Car. Race Results7/4
  • Limaland Motorsports Park OH)The eve of Independence Day for America saw the return of racing to Limaland Motorsports Park following the wettest month in history during June. Full fields of race cars converged including the much anticipated Sprint car show on The Night Before the Bob Reynolds Memorial. Twenty competitors came together for the start of the Firecracker Friday Sprint car feature. Although Michigan’s Caleb Griffith would proceed to make it his personal playground, the driver of the yellow #33M entry would have to earn the eventual triumph. Race Results7/4
  • ASCS Warrior)The Speedway Motors ASCS Warrior Region kicked off the 2015 Tiger Towing Red, White, and Blue Tour at the Callaway Raceway on Friday night with Jack Dover picking up $1,776 and for his ninth career Warrior Region victory. Taking over the top spot on Lap 9 from Josh Fisher, the No. 53 fought tooth and nail with seventh staring, Derek Hagar. On top of the ninth round, Hagar stole the spotlight the following three circuits, but was unable to hold off Dover as the Home Pride No. 53 took over for the final time on Lap 13. ASCS 7/4
  • WST)Cottage Grove Speedway would host the Western Sprint Tour sanctioned Speedweek Northwest on Friday July 3rd. It would be the fifth race of the Speedweek and the first of two nights at the historical 1/4-mile clay oval. A total of twenty-five cars would show up in the pit area representing Oregon, Washington, California, Idaho, and Montana as well as the countries of Australia and New Zealand. The feature would go non-stop without any cautions. Race Results7/4
  • RMMRA)The RMMRA's best gave it their all but came up just short to break the current winning streak set by Keith Rauch. On Saturday, June 27th the RMMRA made their first appearance of the season in Calhan, CO at El Paso County Raceway. The RMMRA again brought a strong field of 15 cars and started off with heat race action.Race Results7/4

PRESS

  • Robbie Stillwaggon)Robbie Stillwaggon and the 89 Quality Auto Body team made the decision to head to Williams Grove Speedway on Friday night for the PA Speedweeks annual Mitch Smith Memorial paying $10,000 to win. Stillwaggon started on the pole for his heat race with Doug Esh on the outside of the 89. Stillwaggon was easily in the more difficult heat of the night sharing the track with Doug Esh, Stevie Smith, Steve Buckwalter, Aaron Ott, and Brent Marks to name a few. Stillwaggon was clipped just at the like by Steve Buckwalter on the last lap for the final transfer spot. Stillwaggon started on the outside pole of Nicole Bower for the B-Main event. Bower went on to win the event with Stillwaggon finishing 2nd. Since everybody in the feature got their time back Stillwaggon started lucky 13 in the feature event. Stillwaggon who is a part time runner of the 410 division held his own to a 18th place finish. Stillwaggon will now have a day off before heading to the PA Speedweeks finale on Sunday night at Selinsgrove Speedway. 7/4

3:00am

RESULTS

  • National Sprint League)Danny Lasoski brought home his fourth win of the year with the FVP National Sprint League Friday night at Huset’s Speedway near Brandon, South Dakota. The win was worth $5,000 in the series first ever appearance at the 3/8-mile bullring, and was also his third in a row with the NSL. It also allowed the Dover, Missouri driver to increase his point lead with the series aboard the Big Game Motorsports #2. National Sprint League 7/4
  • ASCS Lucas Oil)For the third time in four nights of racing in the Pacific Northwest, Burlington, Washington’s Jason Solwold stood in Victory Lane with the Lucas Oil American Sprint Car Series presented by the MAVTV Motorsports Network; topping the opening night of the Fred Brownfield Classic presented by Little Creek Casino at the Grays Harbor Raceway.  ASCS 7/4
  • ARDC)Bruce Buckwalter wins at Lindas Speedway PA. 7/4
  • MSCS)Putnamville IN....Feature Pos Driver Car# 1 Robert Ballou 12 2 Kevin Thomas Jr 17RW 3 Dave Darland 11 4 Jon Stanbrough 53 5 Shane Cottle 57 6 Chad Boespflug 66 7 C.J. Leary 5 8 Jerry Coons, Jr. 10E 9 Tyler Courtney 23E 10 Aaron Farney 15F 11 Brady Bacon 69 12 Max McGhee 17M 13 Carson Short 21 14 Michael Gass 17G 15 AJ Hopkins 14H 16 Josh Spencer 66J 17 Kyle Cummins 3R 18 Kurt Gross 1X 19 Donnie Brackett 4B 20 Mitch Wissmiller 1 21 Hunter Schuerenberg 5 7/4
  • IRA)In 2002, seven-time IRA champion Joe Roe accepted the checkered flag at Manitowoc Speedway. It would be a long absence of 13 years before fans would witness the return of 410 sprint racing to the banked third-mile clay oval. The return came in spectacular fashion as the 30 lap A-main was completed in just under 8 minutes, running from green to checker without incident in front of a capacity crowd. IRA 7/4
  • POWRi)Andrew Felker mastered lap traffic to dominate the thrilling first of POWRi Freedom Fest at Macon Speedway, ending a two year dry spell in POWRi Lucas Oil National Midget Series competition, and capturing his first victory of the 2015 season. Race Results7/4
  • Patriots)Jared Zimbardi wins Little Valley NY caution free thriller over Barger, Collins, Suprick, S.Just, Reakes, Drum, D.Ruggles, Jones, Graves. 7/4
  • ESS)Coming into the Friday night the two prior SUNY Canton Central New York Speedweek presented by Einstein Construction Group features came down to the final few laps for the Lucas Oil Empire Super Sprints. On Friday night it was more of the same at the Can-Am Motorsports Park as the race wasn’t decided until the final corner with the lead being exchanged twice on the final circuit. Ultimately it was Steve Poirier rolling into Victory Lane for his second win of the season and the 49th of his career.Race Results 7/4
  • Top Gun)Bubba Raceway Park FL...1 5 82 Matt Kurtz 2 4 24 Danny Martin, Jr. 3 1 3A A.j. Maddox 4 3 14 Tyler Clem 5 6 02 Gene Lasker 6 12 G6 Brandon Grubaugh 7 11 16 Ben Fritz 8 13 20 Frank Carlsson 9 9 31 Andrew Griffin 10 14 38 Tony Agin 11 10 28 Garrett Green 12 8 17D Bruce Durden 13 7 19 Keith Butler 14 2 83 Mark Ruel, Jr. 7/4
  • PA Speed Week)2015 SPEEDWEEK POINTS 1.+ 51 Stevie Smith 962**** 2.+ 48 Danny Dietrich 848* 3.+ 27 Greg Hodnett 794 4.+ 1 Lucas Wolfe 777 5.+ 87 Alan Krimes 623 6.+ 25 Aaron Ott 586 7.+ 19M Brent Marks 584 8. 21 Brian Montieth 580 9.+ 07 Doug Esh 580* 9.+ 14 Lance Dewease 425 11. 3z Brock Zearfoss 372 12.+ 23 T J Stutts 344 13.+ 11c Cory Haas 328 14. 15 Adam Wilt 287 15. 8 Billy Dietrich 280 16. 99M Kyle Moody 248 17. 55 Mike Wagner 245 18. 1* Tim Wagaman 239 19. 20 Ryan Taylor 224 7/4
  • Petaluma Speedway CA)360 Sprints...#7c Andy Forsberg #27t Jason Toft #42x Herman Klein #7h Jake Haulot #43 Bradley Terrell #24 Chase Johnson #24e Geoff Ensign #27 Tommy LaLiberte #9s Joe Stornetta #42 Chase Majdic #29r Riley Matson #52 David Lindt #33 Jason McIntosh #18x Brayden McMahan #91ri Eli Deshaies #56 Ryan Bernal #2b Jeremy Burt #10x Roberto Kirby #07n Zack Lynskey #55 Marissa Polizzi 7/4
  • WAR)Taking the lead from Ryan Kitchen on lap seven, Casey Shuman went on to his third win of the season with the Impact Signs, Awnings, and Wraps WAR Series presented by Next LED on Friday at Valley Speedway. Polesitter Kitchen got a good start as he moved in front of Chris Parkinson once the green flag waved. The duo would run this way over the first four laps as Shuman and Chad Goff had a heated battle for third.Race Results 7/4
  • Dodge City Raceway Park KS)“It’s been a long time,” were the first words Jason Sides uttered after winning Friday night’s World of Outlaws Sprint Car series “Boothill Showdown” opener at Dodge City Raceway Park. That pretty well summed it up for the Bartlett, TN, racer after capturing his first series victory since 2012. Race Results 7/4

1:00am

RESULTS

  • USAC/CRA)AMSOIL USAC/CRA SPRINT CAR RACE RESULTS: July 3, 2015 – Santa Maria, California – Santa Maria Raceway – “Doug Fort Memorial” FEATURE: (30 laps) 1. Rickie Gaunt, 2. Richard Vander Weerd, 3. Matt Mitchell, 4. Damion Gardner, 5. Austin Williams, 6. Tommy Malcolm, 7. Jake Swanson, 8. Danny Sheridan, 9. A.J. Bender, 10. Parker ColstonUSAC 7/4
  • Column)Danny Burton has notes from Terre Haute Silver Crown in Hoosier Race Report7/4
  • USAC)HONDA USAC WESTERN MIDGETS RACE RESULTS: July 3, 2015 – Santa Maria, California – Santa Maria Raceway – “Doug Fort Memorial” FEATURE: (25 laps) 1. Ronnie Gardner, 2. Shannon McQueen, 3. Richard Vander Weerd, 4. Trey Marcham, 5. Cody Swanson, 6. Terry Nichols, 7. Cory Elliott, 8. Chris Dyson, 9. Doug Hunting, 10. Cory Kruseman, 11. Randi Pankratz. NT USAC 7/4
  • Mercer Raceway Park PA)Lee Jacobs beat the rain and a stout field of UNOH All Stars Circuit of Cars on night number one at Mercer Raceway Park. Before a red flag for Caleb Helms' flip in turn one, Jacobs used the high line through turns one and two to take second. On the restart, he used the same maneuver to pass Sheldon Haudenschild for the lead. Jacobs then held off a fast-closing Chad Kemenah for his third career win with the series. Race Results 7/4
  • Attica Raceway Park OH)Gibsonburg, Ohio’s Stuart Brubaker held off a charging Byron Reed to score his first ever 410 sprint win at Attica Raceway Park Friday on Baumann Auto Group/Burns Electric Night. It was an emotional win in the O’Reilly Auto Parts 410 Sprints for Brubaker as the man who gave him the ride – Sonny Burmeister – passed away this past winter. Race Results 7/4
  • Ohsweken Speedway ONT)360 Sprints...#0 Glenn Styres #49 Todd Hoddick #10 Mitch Brown #80 Chris Steele #19 Cory Turner #3R Shane Ross #5 Keith Dempster #81 Derek Johnathon #5c Connor Mahoney #14H Jim Huppunen #91 Ryan Turner* #77 Dain Naida #38 Tyler Hendricks* #30 Adam West #10C Chris Jones #6 Curtis Gartly #66 Frank Baranowski #15 Mike Ferrel #25 Warren Mahoney #71s Shawn Sliter #11 Jamie Turner #2 Lee Winger*7/4
  • River Cities Speedway ND)#92 Mitch Mack #14 Tom Egeland #1K Chris Shirek s #9N Wade Nygaard #22 Tanner Wisk #8 Casey Mack #6N Greg Nikitenko #27 Chris Ranten #99 Jordan Graham #2A Austin Pierce #19L Donovan Peterson #35 Brenden Wilde #13T Ty Hanten #8M Cory Mack #10TR Bob Martin #0 Nick Omdahl #6 Zach Wilde #33 Murray Temple #91M Jackson Moffett #B52 Michael Bischoff #12B Rick Bates #8H Jade Hastings #26 Blake Egeland #20A Jordan Adams 7/4
  • Williams Grove Speedway PA)Doug Esh of Lancaster held off Brian Montieth and Brock Zearfoss to win the prestigious Mitch Smith Memorial for sprint cars at Williams Grove Speedway on Friday night as part of the 25th annual Pennsylvania Speedweek series. The victory was Eshs second in the big oval event, worth $10,000. It was also Eshs first win for his current team, owned by Mark Coldren. Central PA  7/4
  • Bloomington Speedway IN)#11p Brady Short #04 Jeff Bland #9 Jordan Kinser #34 Brent Beauchamp #44. Dickey Gaines #71 Bub Cummings #24p Shane Cockrum #12g Chris Gurley #18 Jarett Andretti #35x Chris Babcock #1C Kent Christian #3 Dakota Jackson #18. Kevin Chambers #71b Braxton Cummings #22v Shelby VanGilder #98 Brandon Morin #44 Eric Edwards #6rr Joe Liguori #17b Nick Bilbee #3. Kyle Wissmiller7/4
  • Valley Speedway MO)WAR Sprints...1 5 75 Casey Shuman 2 2 65 Chris Parkinson 3 4 9X Chad Goff 4 7 38 Cody Baker 5 11 95 Rick Forbes 6 12 90K Riley Kreisel 7 8 24C Craig Carroll 8 10 12 John Helm 9 21 55 Kenny Potter 10 3 9 Casey Baker 11 13 09 Joshua Stephens 12 1 11 Ryan Kitchen 13 14 88 Chad Tye 14 17 19 Brad Ryun 15 22 18X Nathan Ryun 16 24 77 Jim Cameron 17 23 88RR Ryan Rector 18 20 65M Tj Moots 19 9 42 Warren Johnson 20 19 6 Doug Fry 21 18 8 Jeff Wingate 22 16 8X Brandon Dunham 23 6 24K Kevin Risley 24 15 69 Mike Moore 25 25 13 Andrew Knipp 7/4
  • Trail Way Speedway PA)Brad McClelland drove around Dwight Leppo on the next-to-last lap to claim his division-leading 45th career win in the 358 sprint car feature at Trail-Way Speedway Friday night. Central PA7/4
  • Iowa State Fair Speedway)305 Sprints...1 5 10 Matt Moro 2 3 100 Clint Benson 3 2 14J Michael Johnston 4 1 55KC Bob Hildreth 5 6 12K Koddy Hildreth 6 8 53 Greg Black 7 4 48 Tyler Thompson 8 7 36 Christopher Scank 7/4
  • World of Outlaws)Jason Sides scored an emotional victory over Donny Schatz on night one of the Boot Hill Showdown at Dodge City Raceway Park. The Bartlett, Tennessee-native battled past the six-time champion in traffic midway through the feature and never looked back. It is the first win for Sides since 2012. Joey Saldana battled forward from 9th to score the KSE Racing Hard Charger Award and finish on the podium in third. DIRT/World of Outlaws 7/4

PRESS

  • Joey Saldana)Joey Saldana and the Motter Equipment HE&M Saw Beltline Body Shop team hoped to capitalize on their recent momentum coming off a second place finish at Lakeside Speedway as The World of Outlaws kicked off the first of two nights of racing at the Boot Hill Showdown at Dodge City Raceway Park tonight. Press Releases7/4
  • Jerry Coons Jr)Jerry Coons Jr. was dazzling in the high groove as he finished third in the 100-lap “Sumar Classic” USAC?Silver Crown race Thursday night at the Terre Haute Action Track in the Nolen Racing #20 Eagle/Chevy. His Whiteland, Ind.-based team is sponsored in part by Columbus Container and KECO Coatings. Press Releases7/4
  • Lernerville Speedway PA)Lernerville Mother Nature wins the night after eight heats, two B-Mains and a Dash 7/4
  • VSS)Virginia Sprint Series Race#10 Friday July 3rd 2015 IMCA RaceSaver Mid-Atlantic division Eastside Speedway Waynesboro, Va. 3rd Time Not a Charm The day started out cloudy warm and humid but by two in the afternoon the rain started and was not going to stop or get better so for the third race in a row rain won. Next week its back to the pavement at Shenandoah Speedway on Saturday night July 11th.7/4

Friday July 3rd 2015 

The true sign of intelligence is not knowledge but imagination. Albert Einstein

6:30pm

RESULTS

  • ESS)Chuck Hebing continued his hot start to the 2015 season with the Lucas Oil Empire Super Sprints on Thursday night at the Canandiagua Motorsports Park. Hebing captured his second consecutive 25-lap main-event giving him four wins on the season. The win came as part of SUNY Canton Central New York Speedweek presented by Einstein Construction Group. Race Results 7/3

PRESS

  • USCS SPRINTS and MODIFIEDS were rained out at Crowleys Ridge Raceway tonite...tentatively re-scheduled for NEXT Thursday night July, 9, 2015 @7pm 7/3
  • Riverside Int Speedway AR)Riverside International Speedway, West Memphis, AR, and USCS race and the big fireworks show scheduled for July 4 have been CANCELLED due to rain. RIS and USCS are working to reschedule the race.7/3
  • FAST)For the first time in series history, the Kistler Racing Products Fremont/Attica Sprint Title organization will visit a venue other than Attica Raceway Park and Fremont Speedway. The JLH General Contractors F.A.S.T. ‘305’ Championship Series presented by Engine Pro will venture to the Waynesfield Raceway Park in Waynesfield, Ohio on Saturday evening, July 4th and will co-headline the 4th Annual ‘Bob Reynolds Memorial’ program. Press Releases7/3

8:30am

RESULTS

  • PA Speed Week Points)2015 SPEEDWEEK POINTS 1.+ 51 Stevie Smith 824**** 2.+ 48 Danny Dietrich 731* 3.+ 1 Lucas Wolfe 664 4.+ 27 Greg Hodnett 649 5.+ 87 Alan Krimes 515 6.+ 19M Brent Marks 499 7.+ 25 Aaron Ott 457 8. 21 Brian Montieth 434 9.+ 14 Lance Dewease 353 10.+ 11c Cory Haas 319 11. 8 Billy Dietrich 280 12.+ 07 Doug Esh 256 13. 15 Adam Wilt 255 14.+ 23 T J Stutts 253 15. 99M Kyle Moody 248 16. 1* Tim Wagaman 239 17. 3z Brock Zearfoss 232 18. 20 Ryan Taylor 224 19. 99 Brady Bacon 219 20. 55 Mike Wagner 2117/3
  • Sprint Invaders)Ian Madsen recorded his first ever feature win with the Schottenkirk.com Sprint Invaders Thursday night at the Iowa State Fair Speedway in Des Moines. The $1,500 win came aboard the KPC Racing #18, and had the St. Mary’s, New South Wales, Australia native leading all 20 laps. Race Results 7/3
  • Lincoln Speedway PA)Combined, car driver Stevie Smith and car owner Fred Rahmer have more than 200 career Lincoln wins. But has Stevie Smith ever had a better week? “Definitely not!” responded Smith after pulling the Fred Rahmer #51s into victory lane for his fourth win in five races as part of the 25th Annual Pennsylvania Speedweek. “You’re not telling me nothing I didn’t know before the race started,” said Smith when asked about the race-long challenges from Lincoln points leader Brian Montieth, “I knew Brian was going to be racing hard. This is his best kind of track. He can carry a lot of momentum and his car’s real nice. Before the race, I thought to myself, ‘Of course, you have 22 other cars out here in the field you gotta race with, but you’d better be ready for Montieth.’ And sure enough…if I didn’t see that black nose.” Central PA 7/3
  • ESS)Chuck Hebing has a flare for the dramatic. The Ontario, N.Y., driver took advantage of a late race restart to claim his third Lucas Oil Empire Super Sprint win of the 2015 season. The win allows him to take the early point lead for the third Annual SUNY Canton Central New York Speedweek presented by Einstein Construction Group. Race Results 7/3
  • WST)After taking Wednesday July 1st off for traveling drivers and teams were pumped to get back to racing on Thursday the 2nd. The venue would be Willamette Speedway for the four fourth round of Speedweek Northwest. Thirty cars were in the pits representing Oregon, Washington, California, Idaho, and Montana as well as the nations of Canada, New Zealand, and Australia. Race Results 7/3
  • USAC)Shane Cockrum survived a late-race challenge and used a little luck to hold on for Thursday night's "Sumar Classic" win at the Terre Haute Action Track. After capturing his first Silver Crown Series win last fall at Du Quoin, Illinois, Cockrum led most of the night's 100-lap feature only to see his lead taken away in the late stages by C.J. Leary, but a timely caution and strong finish propelled the Benton, Illinois driver to a .424-second victory in the Hardy Boys Motorsports - Financial Transportation Services #71 Maxim/Chevy. USAC 7/3
  • East Bay Raceway Park FL)Thursday 7/2...East Bay Sprints (20-lap feature) 1. 02 Gene Lasker 2. 38 Tony Agin 3. 31 Andrew Griffin 4. 55 Kerry Gilbert 5. 23d Dylan Colding 6. 30 DJ Peeples 7. 1* Tim George 8. 28 Garrett Green 9. 13 Lorenzo Capitano 10. 33 Dave Steele 11. 12 David M. Kelley 12. 21 Jason Webster 7/3

PRESS

  • Jerrod Hull)It was a bit of a struggle for Jerrod Hull and the Heartland Trailer Manufacturing #12 team last Saturday night. He would checker seventh with the MOWA series at the Tri-State Speedway near Haubstadt, Indiana, a track that he has had a lot of success at over the years. The team’s next event with MOWA will be July 10 at the Lincoln Speedway in Illinois. Press Releases7/3
  • Sean Becker)Sean Becker and his Menne Motorsports spent the first of the week participating in the first two rounds of Northwest Speedweek. Competing in Yreka, CA and Medford, OR, Becker and company were able to score two top-five finishes. Press Releases7/3
  • Willie Croft)Willie Croft spent his last week in the pacific Northwest representing California at the annual Dirt Cup in Alger, WA. With the Dirt Cup transitioning to a Lucas Oil ASCS National event this season, Croft was the lone participant from the Golden State, and represented well as he finished third during the feature event on Saturday night. Press Releases7/3
  • Joe Stornetta)Hoping to better his second place finish at the Calistoga Speedway during the April race, Joe Stornetta returned to the famous half-mile on Saturday night and came up short of his goal as he finished in the sixth spot. “We seemed to lack speed early in the night, and as the night progressed and the track continued to slick off, the car was great, but the driver made too many mistakes,” Joe Stornetta said. Press Releases7/3
  • Ohsweken Speedway ONT)Ohsweken Speedway’s 20th season of racing continues this Friday, July 3 when Strickland's GMC presents "Corr/Pak vs. SOS" Night. The event features the Corr/Pak Merchandising 360 Sprint Cars versus the Southern Ontario Sprints tour, plus Strickland's GMC Crate Sprint Cars, Affordable Towing & Recovery Thunder Stocks, HRW Automotive Mini Stocks and Gale's Auto Aftermarket Bombers, and also includes the rescheduled Ohsweken Speedway Wall of Fame induction ceremonies. Press Releases7/3
  • SOS)The 20th season of Southern Ontario Sprints series racing continues this weekend when the tour heads to Ohsweken Speedway on Friday, July 3, and South Buxton Raceway on Saturday, July 4. Mitch Brown leads the championship standings heading into the doubleheader weekend, followed by Chris Jones, Glenn Styres, Keith Dempster, Cory Turner, Jamie Turner, Warren Mahoney, Rookie of the Year candidate Ryan Turner, Dain Naida, and Shawn Sliter. Press Releases7/3
  • Aaron Reutzel)Aaron Reutzel made the most of his first trip to Alger, Washington’s Skagit Speedway with a podium finish in last weekend’s Dirt Cup finale. And he did it after a minor mechanical problem in Friday’s preliminary feature mired him five rows deep in Saturday’s finale. Press Releases7/3
  • Column)Richard Golardi has notes from Indiana & Florida in Florida Open Wheel7/3
  • Kyle Bellm)Skagit Speedway’s Dirt Cup looked so promising for Lucas Oil ASCS National Tour rookie contender Kyle Bellm. So promising, that victory lane was clearly within sight. The Nixa, MO, racer carried the momentum of a Lucas Oil Speedway runner-up finish into his first visit to the Alger, WA, clay oval. Press Releases7/3
  • Dodge City Raceway Park KS)The month of July’s racing festivities at Dodge City Raceway Park kicks off in a big way with this weekend’s “Boothill Showdown”. The month’s racing activity atop the 3/8-mile clay oval in southwest Kansas begins this Friday and Saturday, July 3-4, with the must-see event of the year as the World of Outlaws Sprint Car series invades town for the annual “Boothill Showdown”. Press Releases7/3
  • Team ILP)Inside Line Promotions drivers Tony Bruce Jr., Channin Tankersley, Devin Kline, Ray Allen Kulhanek, Danny Lasoski and Zach Blurton powered to feature victories last weekend. Bruce Jr. scored a pair of NCRA wins driving for the Ochs Brothers in Kansas, beginning on Saturday at Dodge City Raceway Park in Dodge City, Kan., during the Steve King Memorial. The team also picked up the victory on Sunday at 81 Speedway in Park City, Kan., giving Bruce Jr. a three-race winning streak. Press Releases7/3
  • Danny Holtgraver)Danny Holtgraver will have the opportunity to race in front of his ‘home crowd’ once again in 2015, as the UNOH All Star Circuit of Champions are set to invade western Pennsylvania for a pair of high profile events during the upcoming holiday weekend. Press Releases7/3
  • Winter Heat)As the midpoint of the 2015 season arrives plans are going into effect for the newest marquee event of the offseason. The second edition of the Winter Heat Sprint Car Showdown, which is a prominent 410ci sprint car event that debuted at Cocopah Speedway in 2015, is only six months away. The 3/8-mile oval will host Winter Heat races on Jan. 1-2, Jan. 5 and Jan. 8-9, 2016, and will feature the same purse of approximately $250,000. The four weekend races pay $12,000 to win and $1,000 to start with the midweek race providing $5,000 to the winner. Press Releases7/3
  • Kevin Swindell)Kevin Swindell will return to the Boot Hill Showdown this weekend for the first time since 2012. Swindell will pilot a sprint car for Brandon Berryman during the World of Outlaws Sprint Car Series doubleheader at Dodge City Raceway Park in Dodge City, Kan., this Friday and Saturday. Press Releases7/3
  • Robbie Stillwaggon)Robbie Stillwaggon headed south with the 89 Quality Auto Body 410 Sprint Car on Wednesday night July 1. With 32 cars taking time trials, Stillwaggon found himself on the pole of heat race #3. Sheldon Haudenshield beat Stillwaggon to turn 1 to take the heat race lead. With 5 cars advancing Stillwaggon brought home a solid 3rd place finish to automatically advance to the feature event. After multiple attempts to start the feature event the 3rd time was finally a charm and Stillwaggon was in pursuit of advancing from his starting position. Stillwaggon continuously searched high and low to fund the preferred groove for the 89 sprint car. Stillwaggon came home in a solid 16th position. It was a solid learning night for the 89 team as they now look to prepare to head to Selinsgrove Speedway on Sunday night July 5th for the conclusion of the 2015 PA Speedweeks. 7/3

Thursday July 2nd 2015 

Courage is being scared to death... and saddling up anyway. John Wayne

12:30pm

RESULTS

  • Hagerstown Speedway MD)It was a matter of clean air and a late race restart that propelled Stevie Smith into victory lane at Hagerstown Speedway on Wednesday night for the 25th Annual PA Sprint Car Speedweek triumph. The $5,000 victory was his third in the four events held so far aboard the Fred Rahmer sprint and also his first Hagerstown win since May 2009. Central PA 7/2

PRESS

  • Waynesfield Raceway Park OH)The yearly running of the Bob Reynolds Memorial takes over Waynesfield Raceway Park in Waynesfield, Ohio this Saturday night, July 4th. In its forth installment, promoter Ron Hammons has once again set a precedent as one of the best paying races for sprint car drivers in the area. In typical Bob Reynolds fashion, the ante has once again been raised offering both drivers and fans an event that is hard to pass up. The K&L Ready Mix NRA Sprint Invaders will headline the event with a $7500 payday awaiting the winner. Press Releases7/2
  • BAPS)On Thursday, July 2nd beginning at 5:30pm at Lincoln Speedway in Abbottstown, PA, BAPS will be joining sprint car fans at Lincoln Speedway for a night of family fun for a great cause as part of the Pennsylvania Sprint Car Speedweek. After being rained out on June 20th, BAPS team fans and our 2015 partner agency, Olivia's House, are anxious to join in the festivities and receive the proceeds from BAPS t-shirt sales plus special raffles including a 2016 track season pass and a custom designed race helmet. Lincoln Speedway itself will be supporting this grief center for children by donating a portion of their half of the 50/50 drawings from the evening. Press Releases7/2
  • Kaley Gharst)Kaley Gharst and the Sandvig #7 team were back in action last weekend at Rapid Speedway in Rock Rapids, Iowa on Friday and the Jackson Speedway in Minnesota on Saturday. The events were sanctioned by the MSTS 360 series. The Decatur, Illinois driver will be back at Jackson this Saturday night. Press Releases7/2
  • Tracy Hines)Being out of a race car when fellow competitors are at the track in action is about the toughest scenario a driver can encounter. That's the situation that Tracy Hines has faced the last couple weeks as he has been recovering from a broken collarbone that he sustained on June 13 at Lawrenceburg Speedway, which required surgery. Hines will return to the track this week as he takes part in races for each of the three USAC National series at a trio of tracks as part of the Fourth of July weekend. Press Releases7/2
  • IRA)For the first time in over a dozen years the teams of the Bumper to Bumper IRA Outlaw Sprints will be traveling to Manitowoc, Wisconsin. The promotional group Six-Four Promotions headed up by sprint car driver Scotty Thiel has once again brought the series back to a Northeastern Wisconsin track. Last year the promotional group successfully ran the Battle By The Bay at Luxemburg Speedway and like Manitowoc there had been an extended absence of 410 Outlaw Sprint Car racing. IRA 7/2
  • Premier Speedway AU)The Ultimate Sprintcar Championship will expand to three tracks in three states in the coming 2015/2016 season with the announcement today that Sungold Stadium, Premier Speedway Warrnambool has joined the spectacular new initiative. “We’re delighted that Premier Speedway has joined us,” says Valvoline Speedway Managing Director Steven Green, “the concept of now having three States and three circuits involved in the USC gives us tremendous versatility, variety and even broader interest than what we originally envisaged for the first year.” Press Releases7/2
  • PA Speed Week Points)1.+ 51 Stevie Smith 657*** 2.+ 48 Danny Dietrich 590* 3.+ 27 Greg Hodnett 535 4.+ 1 Lucas Wolfe 527 5.+ 87 Alan Krimes 446 6.+ 25 Aaron Ott 441 7.+ 19M Brent Marks 420 8.+ 14 Lance Dewease 324 9. 21 Brian Montieth 291 10. 8 Billy Dietrich 238 11.+ 23 T J Stutts 236 12. 3z Brock Zearfoss 230 13.+ 11c Cory Haas 226 14.+ 07 Doug Esh 224 15.+ 99 Brady Bacon 219 16. 55 Mike Wagner 211 17. 20 Ryan Taylor 209 18.+ 71 Ryan Wilson 149 19. 44 Chase Dietz 145 20. 15 Adam Wilt 135 7/2

1:30am

RESULTS

  • Column)DannyBurton has Kokomo notes in Hoosier Race Report 7/2
  • UMSS)The inaugural appearance of the Upper Midwest Sprint Car Series at the Deer Creek Speedway proved to be a successful one with a strong field of 23 cars on hand. It was also the first race of the four race Midwest Power Outlaw Sprint Car Series, and three-time UMSS Champion Jerry Richert, Jr. of Forest Lake took home the $2,300 victory with a daring outside pass of Ryan Bowers exiting turn four to lead lap 10.Race Results 7/2

PRESS

  • Millstream Speedway OH)The excitement and anticipation is really building now, as the grand reopening of Millstream Speedway is nearly here. After three unsuccessful opening attempts by new promoters Randy and Lisa Hammer were thwarted by rain, the forecast appears favorable for the roar of engines to once again sound across the classic old race facility. Press Releases7/2
  • Mercer Raceway Park PA)The new look All Stars Circuit of Champions Sprint Cars roll into Mercer Raceway Park this Friday and Saturday, July 3 and 4, for two complete programs. Sandwiched in between are some fun-filled events on Saturday afternoon. Track management also announced a schedule change: the Patriot Sprint Tour, recently added to the July 11 program, has been removed, and efforts are underway to find a suitable date to make up that event. Press Releases7/2

Wednesday July 1st 2015 

Time is the most important thing there is. That is the only element that you can't withdraw from the situation and still have the situation exist. Everything depends on time. John Hartford

11:45pm

RESULTS

  • World of Outlaws)Donny Schatz powered forward from a 10th place starting position at the O'Reilly Auto Parts presents the Outlaws at Lakeside Speedway Wednesday night to score his 18th World of Outlaws Sprint Car Series victory of the season. Schatz also became the first Outlaws driver to win back-to-back series events from outside of the Dash. Joey Saldana led much of the feature but was caught up in traffic in the late going. He finished in second with Kerry Madsen in third. DIRT/World of Outlaws 7/1
  • Ohsweken Speedway ONT)A-FEATURE (20 laps) Finish. Number Name 1. 0 Glenn Styres (4) 2. 49 Todd Hoddick (6) 3. 67 Steve Collins (8) 4. 5 Keith Dempster (3) 5. 14h Jim Huppunen (19) 6. 77 Dain Naida (5) 7. 80 Chris Steele (9) 8. 19 Cory Turner (12) 9. 57 Charlie Sandercock (10) 10. 5c Conor Mahoney (14) 11. 11 Jamie Turner (18) 12. 6 Curtis Gartly (16) 13. 77x Alex Hill (20) 14. 81 Derek Jonathan (11) 15. 10 Mitch Brown (1) DNF. 47x Dylan Westbrook (2) 17. 38 Tyler Hendricks (21) 18. 94z Stan Zanchin (17) 19. 2 Lee Winger (13) 20. 69 Kris Root (23) DNF. 11z Zach Zumpe (15) DNF. 43 Scott Sherk (22) DNF. 1z Stewart Friesen (7) No Time A-Feature Lap Leaders – Westbrook (1-13), Styres (14-20) Race Results 7/1
  • Hagerstown Speedway MD)PA Speed Week....1. 51 Stevie Smith 2. 27 Greg Hodnett 3. 48 Danny Dietrich 4. 1 Lucas Wolfe 5. 25 aaron Ott 6. 11c Cory Haas 7. 55 Mike Wagner 8. 14 Lance Dewease 9. 87 Alan Krimes 10. 07 Doug Esh 11. 3z Brock Zearfoss 12. 21a Kevin Nouse 13. 747 Davey Sammons 14. 19M Brent Marks 15. 8 Billy Dietrich 16. 89 Robbie Stillwaggon 17. 71 Ryan Wilson 18. 44 Joey Hershey 19. 99 Brady Bacon 20. 16 Gerard McIntyre Jr 21. 93 Sheldon Haudenschild 22. 93 Glenndon Forsythe 23. 51 Freddie Rahmer 24. 91 Anthony Fiore Lap Leaders; Hodnett 1-11, 13, 16-24, D. Dietrich 12, 14-15, S. Smith 25-30 Fast Time; Hodnett 15.631 Heat Winners; Sammons, Wolfe, Haudenschild, Wagner B-Main winner; Zearfoss DNQ; 21K Kyle Pruitt, 33 Curt Stroup, 49H Bradley Howard, 12W Troy Fraker, 51 Karl Baker, 36D Wayne Dadetto, 15R Jay Reichard, 23 T J Stutts, 17 George Streaker Jr 7/1
  • Column)BillW has notes from Lakeside KS World of Outlaws in BillW's Knoxville News7/1

PRESS

  • Joey Saldana)The World of Outlaws competitors gathered tonight at Lakeside Speedway for a rescheduled event originally postponed because of rain. The Lakeside event was the opener for three events this week. In time trials, despite hitting the track 16th out of 21entrants, Joey Saldana ripped around the 4/10-mile dirt oval in 13.749 seconds, solidifying the No.2 qualifying position in his Motter Equipment HE&M Saw Beltline Body Shop 71M. Press Releases7/1
  • Inside Lane)This week’s edition of “The Inside Lane” on ESPN 92.3 FM presented by Custom Metal Coating with Steve Inch and Todd Steward will air at 5 p.m. (EST) Thursday, July 2, featuring interviews with Brady Bacon, Mike Paz, and Frankie Herr. Press Releases7/1
  • Donny Schatz)With the kind of results they are putting up in World of Outlaws (WoO) Sprint Car Series action this season, Tony Stewart-Curb Agajanian Racing’s (TSR) Donny Schatz and his Bad Boy Buggies/Chevrolet Performance are looking forward to every night they get to race. The winners of 17 of the first 39 WoO A-Feature races in 2015 will look to add to their win total this week in Kansas with stops first in Kansas City and then a doubleheader in Dodge City this weekend. Press Releases7/1
  • Port Royal Speedway PA)Kentuckys No. 1 country rock band, Artie Dean Harris & Bourbontown will perform at Port Royal Speedway prior to this Saturday?s Pennsylvania Speedweek show at Port Royal Speedway. Presented by Weikerts Livestock, Harris has been performing his high-energy, country rock performances for some 15 years and has shared stages with todays biggest performers including Luke Bryan, Josh Turner, Tim McGraw, Faith Hill and many, many others. Learn more about Harris and Bourbontown at www.artiedeanharris.com. Central PA 7/1
  • Silver Dollar Speedway CA)Sprint car driving standouts Tyler Walker of Los Angeles and Lemoore youngster Carson Macedo have each entered the Saturday night, July 4th Fast Cars and Freedom event at the Silver Dollar Speedway. Walker will be piloting the Richie Rich Motorsports #88 while Macedo will drive the Josh Ford Motorsports #73. Walker and Macedo join a stellar cast of local sprint car racers all vying for the top spot during the 25-lap, $2,000 to win main event. Press Releases7/1
  • Howard Kaeding Classic)One of the most anticipated events of the year in Northern California Sprint Car racing will take place next weekend when the fifth annual Howard Kaeding Classic converges at the Ocean Speedway in Watsonville. Everything begins on Wednesday night July 8, with the 2nd annual HK Classic Car Show & BBQ at High Five Pizza located at the Silver Creek Sports Plex in San Jose. Various drivers, hot rods and race cars will be on hand at the get-together that runs from 5pm-9pm, which is the official kick-off for the Howard Kaeding Classic week. Press Releases7/1
  • Oswego Speedway NY)After taking the checkered flag in the season opener for Oswego Speedway’s Pathfinder Bank Small Block Super division back in May, Dalton Doyle is once again the championship leader heading into Saturday night’s Grand Prix 35 at the ‘Steel Palace.’ Press Releases7/1
  • Toby Bellbowen)In what can only be described as an exciting partnership, Toby Bellbowen Motorsport has joined forces with RKDesign Racing Products for the upcoming 2015/16 season. RKDesign is a Charlotte, North Carolina based parts manufacturer and full service engineering firm. They are a new brand to the racing scene and all of their quality racing products are built in the USA. Press Releases7/1
  • Indy Race Parts would like to congratulate Richard Vander Weerd, CJ Leary, Parker Price-Miller, Chad Boespflug, Kevin Thomas Jr., and everyone else that supports Indy Race Parts. If you need any New or Used Sprint Car, Midget, or 600 parts we are your one stop shop. Call 317.244.9437 for more info or find us on Twitter, @indyraceparts.7/1
  • Jack Dover)Jack Dover continued his hot streak last weekend with a pair of runner-up results. Dover, who entered the weekend with a career-best five-race winning streak, charged from 11th to post second-place finishes on Friday at I-80 Speedway in Greenwood, Neb., and Sunday at 81 Speedway. Press Releases7/1
  • Caleb Helms)Caleb Helms wrapped up the UNOH All Star Circuit of Champions Ohio Speedweek ranked ninth in the standings. The second half of the competition, which ran seven consecutive days before the final two races were rained out, was highlighted by a top-10 finish last Tuesday at Sharon Speedway in Hartford. "That was definitely my best night," he said. "We had a really good night and were fast all night long. I felt really comfortable." Press Releases7/1
  • Carson Macedo)Competing in a pair of King of the West events over the weekend, Carson Macedo would pick up a fifth place finish on Friday night during the Pombo/Sargent Classic at the Ocean Speedway before finishing ninth during an eventful feature event on Saturday night at the Calistoga Speedway. Press Releases7/1
  • Harli White)Getting back behind the wheel of her Harli White Racing No. 17w machine on Saturday night with the ASCS Red River Region at the 81 Speedway in Park City, KS, Harli White had an eventful night that ultimately saw her earn hard charger honors. Press Releases7/1
  • Florida Open Wheel)Link for race video from Richard Golardi: https://youtu.be/kPFudHe3Ut0 "YouTube video - Davey Hamilton Jr. at Anderson Speedway King of the Wing Feature Race, 6-28-2015" 7/1
  • Wayne Johnson)The trip for the Wayne Johnson Racing #77x had an interesting beginning at last weekend’s Dirt Cup at Skagit Speedway in Washington. A series of on-track incidents slowed things, but the team is ready for this weekend’s action with the Lucas Oil ASCS Series at Grays Harbor Raceway in Washington. Press Releases7/1

11:20am

RESULTS

  • WST)Coos Bay Speedway would offer perfect weather conditions on Tuesday June 30th versus the extreme hot temperatures experienced by drivers, teams, and even race fans in the last few days. The coastal venue hosted the third round of the 2015 Speedweek Northwest sanctioned by the Western Sprint Tour. A total of twenty-four cars would be in the pit area representing the states of Oregon, California, Washington, and Montana as well as the country of New Zealand. Race Results 7/1
  • St Francois County Raceway MO)The track was smooth for the Sprint Feature; you could see the track taking the rubber, a lane at the bottom and one at the top, just a little in the middle but mostly top and bottom. Tim Montgomery, Joey Boyd and Joey Montgomery were your feature winners with Tommy Worley Jr. getting a win in the Dash. Only one caution during the feature, racing was fast; at times, in turn four, cars were three wide, but no one had anything for race winner Joey Montgomery. He motored to an easy win with Tommy Worley, Joey Boyd, Tim Montgomery and Jeff Wurst rounding out the top five. Race Results 7/1

PRESS

  • MSCS)The Hoosier Tire Midwest Sprint Car Series will be appearing at the Lincoln Park Speedway in Putnamville, IN, Friday night July 3rd. The series will be the featured attraction for day one of the First Annual Bill Gardner Sprintacular. The 30 lap feature that night will pay $4,000 to win! With sprint cars running at the track on both Friday and Saturday it will be the race place to be for open wheel fans. The weekend events are being held in honor of the founder of Indiana Open Wheel.com. The web site continues in keeping racing enthusiasts all across the Hoosier state and beyond enlightened and informed. Press Releases7/1
  • OCRS)Fireworks and Sprint Car racing are packaged together at the Caney Valley Speedway in Caney Kansas this Saturday night for the 4th of July holiday. The “Dirty 30” sprint car event from the Ameri-Flex Hose & Accessories / Oil Capital Racing Series will be followed with a colorful fireworks show presented by Jake’s Fireworks. OCRS 7/1
  • ARDC)The Fourth of July weekend is certainly one of the highlights on the 2015 schedule for the American Racing Drivers Club (ARDC). On Friday evening, July 3rd, the wingless midgets make their second appearance of the 2015 season at Linda's Speedway in Jonestown, PA. Linda's Speedway hosted the 2015 season opener as well as the first race of the short track series back in April. Press Releases7/1
  • USAC)The DIRT CHAMP CARS return for the 20th running of the SUMAR CLASSIC at Terre Haute's famed ACTION TRACK this Thursday, July 2nd! 3:00 pm Pit Gates Open 4:00 pm Tribute to Don Smith - Action Track Historical Marker Dedication 5:00 pm Spectator Gates Open 6:00 pm Hot Lap Session (UMP Modifieds, USAC Silver Crown Cars) 7:30 pm UMP Feature Race 8:15 pm USAC Silver Crown Feature Tickets: Adult Grandstand $25 Adult Infield $15 Pit Pass $40 Kids Under 10 FREE 7/1
  • National Sprint League)Independence Day is a time to celebrate many things here in the greatest nation in the world! On Saturday, July 4, the FVP National Sprint League will be a part of “Heroes Night” at the Knoxville Raceway in Iowa. The Knoxville event is the second of the weekend for the NSL. They will also be racing for $5,000 Friday night, July 3, at the Huset’s Speedway near Brandon, South Dakota. National Sprint League 7/1
  • Scotty Thiel)After a long streak of bad weather and race cancellations followed by ignition issues at Angell Park last week with the IRA, Scotty Thiel finally broke his bad luck streak with a feature win at Manitowoc Speedway Friday night in the Jeff Ludwig Racing MSA 360 sprint car. A last minute decision to put Scotty in the car Friday paid off as he drove away from the field and picked up win number one of the season. Scotty then followed up that great performance on Saturday as he raced with the World of Outlaws at Beaver Dam Raceway where he drove his way up to a 14th place finish. Press Releases7/1
  • Shane Stewart)Driver Shane Stewart and the Larson Marks Racing team have earned six consecutive top-five finishes in World of Outlaws competition, with three of them being runner-up finishes. The team has now earned 23 top-five finishes this season. Press Releases7/1
  • All Stars)After spending a week on the road in the state of Ohio, the UNOH All Star Circuit of Champions will move ahead and continue their 2015 campaign with three full nights of open wheel competition during the upcoming Independence Day weekend. The UNOH All Stars will compete in three events at two different venues this weekend; covering areas between western Pennsylvania and western Ohio.All Stars 7/1
  • USAC)Coming off the last corner, Richard Vander Weerd of Visalia, California passed Danny Faria Jr. to claim his second USAC West Coast Sprint Car victory of the season. For his efforts, the 2011 Champion earned $1,500 by winning Saturday’s main event at Hanford’s Keller Auto Speedway at Kings Fairgrounds. Fast qualifier Faria, Brody Roa, Mike Spencer, and Trey Marcham rounded out the top-five drivers. USAC 7/1
  • Column)Pat & Bruce Eckel have notes from Paragon and Kokomo in A Typical Weekend7/1
  • SOS)This Friday & Saturday night, July 3rd & 4th in Hattiesburg, MS. the SOS Outlaw Sprinters will return to the “Scene of the Crime” with the 2nd Annual FlipFlop 50 Lapper..  Friday Night will be regular racing format with all of the Local classes running.. Then, hold on to your hats, Saturday will bring a Festival of events.. Starting with Vintage Sprintcars on Display, hey some of them might even be running??  Then Double point Feature events for the Local guys, Dash for Cash race from Friday night results on Sprintcars, and rounding out the night with the 2nd Annual FlipFlop 50… First 25 laps from Heat Races and Passing Points, invert the field, wipe out any laps, and go again for 25 more, to a Final Feature finish..Come see the Battle of the Young Guns, and I do mean young.. Two of the Sprintcar drivers are 14 years old; Joey Schmidt and Tristan Lee.. WOW.. You are not going to want to miss this one!!!Press Releases7/1

Tuesday June 30th 2015 

I don't need bodyguards. I'm from the South Bronx. Al Pacino

10:20pm

RESULTS

  • Chase Dietz)Third generation sprint car driver Chase Dietz continues to make huge steps in central Pennsylvania. The ‘410’ sprint car rookie, who graduated from ‘358’ sprint car competition full-time after earning a Lincoln Speedway track championship, has had his share of tough times and bad luck in 2015, but has since proved himself to be a future winning threat with the ‘Pennsylvania Posse.’ Dietz, who pilots the Scott Gobrecht owned, Golf Cart Services, Bad Boy Buggies, ServiceMaster Clean Janitorial Service of York and Lancaster, Gettysburg Rental Company, no. 44 ‘410’ sprint car, has entered two of the three Pennsylvania Sprint Speedweek events during the last four days; earning an average finish of 13th during feature competition. The York, Pennsylvania native looks forward to rejoining the Pennsylvania Sprint Speedweek trail later this week back at the Lincoln Speedway. Press Releases6/30
  • Susquehanna Speedway Park PA)An exciting night of racing action is on tap for Thursday night, July 2, with the 10th Annual Eichelberger’s U-Pull-It Super Show featuring the Sportsman Modifieds along with three classes of Sprint Cars (IMCA PA Sprint Series, Sidewinder Sprints and ACMS 600cc Micro Sprints). Also competing on the Big Track will be the Classic Cars, Blast from the Past Vintage Cars and Legends Cars. Central PA  6/30
  • Selinsgrove Speedway PA)Selinsgrove Speedway will return to racing action at 7:30 p.m. this Saturday, July 4, with the 14th Annual Middleswarth Potato Chips Firecracker 30 for 358-360 sprint cars plus super late models, pro stocks, and roadrunners. Track gates will open at 5 p.m. On Sunday, July 5, the speedway will present the Jan Opperman/Dick Bogar Memorial as part of the 25th Anniversary PA Speedweek Finale for 410 sprint cars plus super sportsman and 305 sprint cars at 7:30 p.m. Central PA  6/30
  • Williams Grove Speedway PA)Automobile racing and fireworks – what better way to celebrate the Fourth of July! This Saturday Williams Grove Speedway presents an Independence Day show featuring the Blazer’s Body Shop Super Sportsman, Credit Connection Auto Sales 358 Late Models and Aquafun Pools Street Stocks. Central PA  6/30
  • Terry McCarl)Terry McCarl and the TMAC Motorsports #24 team registered a sixth place finish last Saturday night as the FVP National Sprint League kicked back into action at Knoxville Raceway. This weekend will be busy as the NSL has a $5,000 to win event at the Huset’s Speedway near Brandon, South Dakota Friday and returns to Knoxville Saturday. If everything goes well for the Altoona, Iowa driver, he will return to compete at Huset’s Sunday for another $5,000 to win event. Press Releases6/30
  • Shawn Wright)Getting back behind the wheel of his Wright Motorsports No. 99 machine for the first time since Memorial Day weekend on Saturday night, Shawn Wright would see an opening lap spin dictate the rest of his night at the Placerville Speedway. Press Releases6/30
  • Jace Vander Weerd)Returning to action at the Keller Auto Speedway on Saturday night for a USAC West Coast 360 event, Jace Vander Weerd battled with a flat left rear tire for a portion of the race on Saturday night, and was still able to record an eighth place finish. Press Releases6/30
  • Parker Price-Miller)Turning in a strong performance during a daunting week of racing known as Ohio Speedweek, Parker Price-Miller would score a trio of Top-Five finishes and then pick up a win in Indiana with the final two Speedweek shows raining out. Press Releases6/30
  • Mark Dobmeier)Win #59 at the Huset’s Speedway last Sunday night has the Jimco Motorsports #13 team ready for a big weekend of racing. Two $5,000 to win shows will be contested at Huset’s over the Fourth of July weekend. The FVP National Sprint League will invade Huset’s on Friday and Knoxville Raceway on Saturday. Sunday, the team will be back at Huset’s for another $5,000 special event. Press Releases6/30
  • Ryan Bernal)Spending a couple weeks in the Midwest competing in a pair of Midget Week’s, Ryan Bernal was finally back in action in California as he picked up two Top-10 finishes while competing with the King of the West Series aboard the Mike Phulps Motorsports No. 56 machine. Press Releases6/30
  • Jason Statler)To put it simple, Jason Statler had an up and down weekend. After putting on a memorable charge at the Ocean Speedway on Friday night, Statler would get into a late tangle during action on Saturday night at the Calistoga Speedway. Press Releases6/30
  • Brad Loyet)Brad Loyet and the Vacuworx Global #o5 team felt like the bug and not the windshield Saturday night at the Tri-State Speedway near Haubstadt, Indiana. After competing for a win with the MOWA series, a tangle in lapped traffic ended things for the Sunset Hills, Missouri driver. This week finds the team looking at three events with the World of Outlaws. Wednesday night, the series will be at Lakeside Speedway in Kansas City, Kansas, before moving further west in the state to Dodge City Raceway Park Friday and Saturday. Press Releases6/30
  • Richard Vander Weerd)Taking to the Keller Auto Speedway on Saturday night for a night of USAC West Coast 360 action, Richard Vander Weerd made a last lap, last corner pass to pick up his sixth win of the 2015 season, and move into a tie with Ryan Bernal for the series’ all time wins list at the speedway. “It was a great race, and I just had to go where Danny Faria wasn’t,” Vander Weerd said. “The top of the track was fun to run on because it was right on the edge, and you had to hit it perfectly each time.” Press Releases6/30
  • TJ Michael)After spending a week on the road racing with the UNOH All Star Circuit of Champions during Ohio Sprint Weekend, and making a rare appearance at the I-96 Speedway in Lake Odessa, Michigan with the World of Outlaws Sprint Car Series, ‘410’ sprint car rookie T.J. Michael is ready to return to a ‘normal’ schedule. Michael, pilot of the Advanced Cast Stone, Fremont Fence Company, Kear’s Speed Shop, Snap-On, no. 8M sprint car, will make two Ohio appearances during the upcoming holiday weekend; entering ‘360’ competition and UNOH All Star ‘410’ competition. Press Releases6/30
  • Derek Hagar)Derek Hagar has been a podium machine the past month. Hagar registered his eighth podium finish in his last 10 races Saturday at I-30 Speedway with the USCS Series. "It's all about being consistent," he said. "We've had some real good races and I think we can capitalize on this." Press Releases6/30
  • Chase Johnson)Although there have been many frustrations throughout the first half of the 2015 season Chase Johnson is remaining positive. He endured another night of heartbreak last weekend with the King of the West 410 Sprint Car Series, which held events on Friday at Ocean Speedway in Watsonville, Calif., for the Pombo/Sargent Classic and Saturday at Calistoga Speedway for the Wine Country Classic. Press Releases6/30
  • Zach Blurton)Zach Blurton recorded his first feature victory of the season last Sunday at WaKeeney Speedway with the United Rebel Sprint Series. The win propelled Blurton into the lead of the URSS Kansas Region's championship standings and gave the team a big boost after opening the year with a top-10 finish during each of the first 10 races. Press Releases6/30
  • Dale Blaney)Dale Blaney came up one spot shy of his sixth UNOH All Star Circuit of Champions Ohio Speedweek title. Blaney and the Mainstream Holdings, Inc., backed CH Motorsports team finished second in the Ohio Speedweek points, but extended the overall All Star championship lead to 163 points following seven straight nights of racing. Press Releases6/30
  • Brandon Hanks)Brandon Hanks earned a pair of top-10 finishes last weekend and more importantly found the problem that had been plaguing the David Smith Racing team. "We had a good weekend," he said. "We found out the torque tube was hitting the yoke on the back of the engine and wouldn't let the car get down on the race track. We're lucky it didn't tear anything up." Press Releases6/30
  • White Lightning Motorsports)White Lightning Motorsports had another great performance last Saturday at Knoxville Raceway, where Devin Kline captured his fourth 305ci feature victory and teammate Jamie Ball posted his first top 10 of the season at the famed half-mile oval. Kline, who ranks second in the championship standings, opened the event by setting quick time during qualifying before he finished fifth in a heat race to make the feature inversion. Press Releases6/30
  • Thunder On The Hill)A late afternoon thunderstorm and the forecast of rain throughout the night forced the cancellation of the 2015 Pennsylvania Sprint Speed Week Series at Grandview Speedway on Tuesday night. The always popular 410 Sprint and 358 NASCAR Modified doubleheader will return to Grandview on Tuesday night, July 28 for the first annual Thunder Cup for the 410 sprints. Central PA  6/30
  • J&J Auto Racing)A pair of J&J Auto Racing drivers came out victorious last weekend at dirt tracks in Wisconsin and Texas. Donny Schatz earned his 17th World of Outlaws victory of the 2015 season at Beaver Dam Raceway in Wisconsin, while Ray Allen Kulhanek scored a victory at Bronco Raceway Park in Cleveland, Texas. Press Releases6/30
  • Joe Trenca)Joe Trenca is embarking upon his busiest week of the year. Trenca will compete in five races during consecutive days and he expects nothing less than great results with his Mucci Motorsports team. Press Releases6/30
  • Racin Boys)The RacinBoys Broadcasting Network continues its Northwest swing with a Pay-Per-View package this Friday and Saturday from the Fred Brownfield Classic. The two-day event featuring the Lucas Oil ASCS National Tour at Grays Harbor Raceway in Elma, Wash., follows a successful venture to Skagit Speedway last weekend. Press Releases6/30
  • Channin Tankersley)Channin Tankersley let out a big sigh of relief when he drove underneath the checkered flags last Friday at Heart O' Texas Speedway to capture his first ASCS Gulf South Region main event win of the season. "It hasn't been going well in the Gulf South this year," he said. "I think that's our second finish of the year. When we're finishing we are finishing good, but we've ran into so much bad luck. Friday was definitely a one-eighty from what we've been doing." Press Releases6/30
  • NSCHOF)The National Sprint Car Hall of Fame & Musuem in Knoxville, Iowa, is pleased to be able to help support the rescheduled “Southern Supermodified Racers’ Reunion” at the Hattiesburg Speedway in Hattiesburg, Mississippi, on Saturday, July 4, in conjunction with the Southern Outlaw Sprints (SOS). Fans will have the opportunity to mix and mingle with a variety of legendary stars and historic cars right out of the pages of the Mid-South region’s motorsports history book. Press Releases6/30
  • USAC)Cody Swanson of Norco, Calif. leads the Honda USAC Western Midget points entering this Friday's race at Santa Maria (Calif.) Raceway. He has a 14-point lead over defending series champion Ronnie Gardner. Friday's program also includes the AMSOIL USAC/CRA Sprint Cars. USAC 6/30
  • Atomic Speedway OH)Friday, July 3 Atomic Speedway will hold its first Fan Appreciation Night for just a Five dollar general admission for all race fans. What a great way to kick off the 2015 Fourth of July weekend and still have cash on hand to enjoy a red, white, and blue holiday season. Event organizers urge fans to bring a carload of new fans out for this amazing deal that features four exciting classes of race cars for one low admission price. Press Releases6/30
  • Perris Auto Speedway CA)Officials, fans, drivers and crews are anxiously looking forward to the big July 4th race at Perris Auto Speedway this Saturday. After all, it is an annual affair that is one of the famous Riverside County clay oval’s signature events. However, in another way, it is a night they wish would never come. Yes, it will be filled with great racing in the “Budweiser Firecracker 40” and the beautiful “We the People” fireworks sky concert presented by The City of Perris will light up the summer sky, but it will end with a sad twinge that is going to bring a tear or more from many in the crowd and in the pits. When the checkered flag ends the 40-lap main event, it will also signal the end of Rickie Gaunt’s sprint car racing career. Press Releases6/30

1:30pm

RESULTS

  • Penn Live)Danny Dietrich uses his head instead of his foot to collect Lincoln Speed Week scorehttp://www.pennlive.com/ 6/30
  • USAC)USAC DMA MIDGET RACE RESULTS: June 27, 2015 - Bradford, Vermont - Bear Ridge Speedway FEATURE: (25 laps) 1. Adam Pierson, 2. Josh Sunn, 3. Chris Donnelly, 4. Dean Christensen, 5. Scott Holcomb, 6. Adam Whitney, 7. Jeff Champagne, 8. Jeff Horn, 9. Ray Miller, 10. Alex Rose (#11R Miller)USAC 6/30
  • WST)It was another electrifying night of racing for the Western Sprint Tour for the second race of the 2015 Speedweek Northwest for the Monday June 29th midweek race. With temperatures nearing the one-hundred degree mark the crowd at Southern Oregon Speedway would be on their feet the entire time during the main event. Twenty-eight drivers were in attendance representing the states of Oregon, California, Washington, and Montana as well as the countries of New Zealand and Australia. Race Results 6/30

PRESS

  • Dakota Hendrickson)Dakota Hendrickson and the Van Dyke Motorsports team put together one of the best weekends they have had together over the weekend, as the Omaha, NE driver scored two top-10 finishes. “We seem to have this car really working right now, and I am starting to make less mistakes behind the wheel,” Hendrickson said. Press Releases6/30
  • Brian Brown)The bad luck seemed to be behind Brian Brown and the Casey’s General Stores/FVP #21 Saturday night at the Knoxville Raceway. A strong top five finish allowed the Grain Valley, Missouri driver to move into second in FVP National Sprint League points as the series heads for Huset’s Speedway near Brandon, South Dakota this Friday and back to Knoxville on Saturday. Wednesday night, Brian will race close to home with the World of Outlaws at Lakeside Speedway in Kansas City, Kansas. Press Releases6/30
  • Kyle Hirst)The old saying goes that it is better to be lucky than good any day. For Kyle Hirst, he was both good, and lucky on Saturday night as he picked up his third career win at the Calistoga Speedway with the King of the West Series. “We had a really good car all night long, and we were fortunate to be in the right place at the right time to take advantage of Rico’s bad luck,” Kyle Hirst said. Press Releases6/30
  • National Sprint League)The FVP National Sprint League is looking to kick off the Fourth of July weekend in big style this Friday night, July 3 at the Huset’s Speedway near Brandon, South Dakota. Not only are fans going to enjoy drivers vying for $5,000 to win in some great racing action, fireworks will be a part of Friday’s show as well! The event will also serve as the first eligibility race at Huset’s for the $25,000 DeBerg Concrete Triple Crown Challenge! National Sprint League 6/30
  • Howard Kaeding Classic)For those wanting to camp at the Howard Kaeding Classic next weekend, camping will be allowed on the lawn area behind & near the grandstands at Ocean Speedway. Hook ups cost $40 a night, with dry camping $20 a night. With a post race party Friday & a Luncheon on Saturday, there's no better place to stay than on the Santa Cruz County Fairgrounds! Come beat the heat & make a weekend out of it! Two big nights of Sprint Car & Dwarf Car racing on July 10 & 11. 6/30
  • USAC)The United States Auto Club returns to national television this week as the USAC Honda National Midget Championship event from Bloomington (Ind.) Speedway, originally recorded on June 12 during "Indiana Midget Week," will be aired on MAVTV's "Dirty 30" program. USAC 6/30
  • Badger)Midget auto racing’s fourth longest continuous running event the 34th annual Pepsi Midget Nationals will be run on Sunday night July 5 at Angell Park Speedway. The event will be co-sanctioned by the USAC Honda National Midget, POWRi Lucas Oil National Midget Series and Zimbrick Chevrolet of Sun Prairie/Mid-State Equipment Badger Midget Series. Former event winners entered include: current USAC point leader Tracy Hines (2001, 2002 and 2010), and Jerry Coons Jr. (2007).Press Releases6/30
  • World of Outlaws)The World of Outlaws Sprint Car Series heads to Dodge City, Kansas for the 4th of July weekend as the series takes on Dodge City Raceway Park and the annual Boot Hill Showdown on July 3 and 4. The track, which has played host to the Outlaws since 2004, has seen 10 different winners. Joey Saldana has the most wins at Dodge City with five total trips to victory lane. Press Releases6/30

Monday June 29th 2015 

You never know what is enough unless you know what is more than enough. William Blake

11:50pm

RESULTS

  • Photos)Sunday and Monday PA Speed Week photos added to SpeedShotz6/29
  • MOWA)Parker Price-Miller used a turn four pass on lap 18 pass of race leader Hunter Schuerenberg to take the lead during the Neal Tire MOWA Sprint Car Series presented by Casey's General Store feature win at Tri State Speedway, Saturday.Race Results 6/29
  • Lincoln Speedway PA)Danny Dietrich took advantage of a little racing luck to start on the pole and lead every lap of round three of PA Speedweek on Monday night at Lincoln Speedway. In doing so, Dietrich scored his third career PA Speedweek victory, third Lincoln win of the year, and moved alongside Stevie Smith with his 26th career win in the Pigeon Hills and claimed the $5,000 top prize. But he made it look easier than it was.Central PA  6/29
  • NCRA)Tony Bruce, Jr. completed a double-header sweep of racing action as the Owasso, Oklahoma driver won the combined National Championship Racing Association of Park City, Kansas presented by Precise Racing Products and American Bank of Oklahoma American Sprint Car Red River region sprint car feature finale Sunday night at 81 Speedway in Park City. Race Results 6/29
  • URSS)The United Rebel Sprint Series made its second appearance the 3/8’s mile oval at Wakeeney with nineteen teams making the pull. The field was a blend racers from Kansas, Nebraska and Colorado with some veteran racers Kenny Lutters and Howard Van Dyke rejoining the field with Clint Shubert and Mike Taylor coming in from Calhan Co. as well as Nate Berry of McCook Ne making the pull. Race Results 6/29
  • Column)Danny Burton has notes from Paragon Speedway in Hoosier Race Report6/29

PRESS

  • The Speedway Motors/Champion Racing Oil Central PA Sprint Cars ran night three of 2015 PA Speed Week at Lincoln Speedway Monday night with Danny Dietrich taking the win. Stevie Smith leads the Speed Week points with wins at Williams Grove and Path Valley. He finished 3rd at Lincoln Speedway Monday night. Danny Dietrich is 2nd in points with a win at Lincoln Speedway Monday plus 3rd and 2nd previous nights. With his win Monday Danny Dietrich also took over 2nd place in Speedway Motors/Champion Racing Oil Central PA Sprint Cars points moving Brian Montieth back to 3rd.Speedway Motors/Champion Racing Oil Central PA 6/29
  • PA Speed Week Top 10 Points)1. 51 Stevie Smith  488 2. 48 Danny Dietrich 447 3. 1 Lucas Wolfe  394 4. 27 Greg Hodnett  377 5. 87 Alan Krimes  355 6. 19M Brent Marks  340 7. 25 Aaron Ott  325 8. 21 Brian Montieth 291 9. 23 T J Stutts  219 10. 20 Ryan Taylor  209 10. 14 Lance Dewease 209Speedway Motors/Champion Racing Oil Central PA 6/29
  • Robbie Stillwaggon)Robbie Stillwaggon and crew headed out to race #2 of the 2015 PA Speedweeks on Sunday, June 28th. With overcast skies, a field of 36 410 sprints cars were on hand for the $5,000 to win show.Press Releases6/29
  • Danny Lasoski)Big Game Motorsports and Danny Lasoski continued their dominance in the Midwest last weekend by registering another feature victory. The Muddy sponsored team was victorious on Saturday during an FVP National Sprint League event at Knoxville Raceway. The win increased Lasoski's lead in the NSL championship standings to 161 points and his advantage at Knoxville Raceway to 210 points. Press Releases6/29
  • Ryan Smith)Ryan Smith is taking the positive out of a frustrating week of tiring competition during the UNOH All Star Circuit of Champions Ohio Speedweek. "To be honest half of our week we kind of wasted on a race car that was used up," he said. "It probably had 30-to-40 races on it and I was going to run it until it didn't run anymore. It just started going away at the start of Ohio Speedweek. The car wouldn't respond to changes. We tried all kinds of different setups. We didn't have enough time with our travel situation to put the car together until Tuesday." Press Releases6/29
  • Jonathan Allard)Since Jonathan Allard and Clark Riolo joined forces a few weeks ago, Allard and his Tri-C Motorsports team have been hot as of late, and that continued over the weekend, as Allard would charge from 16th to second at the Calistoga Speedway, a night after being involved in a wreck on lap 24 while leading at the Ocean Speedway. Press Releases6/29
  • Bryan Clauson)Bryan Clauson and the Elk Grove Ford Matt Wood Racing #17w are in the midst of a busy racing schedule that saw them in Ohio and Knoxville, Iowa last weekend. It will be another busy week, as the team will compete with the World of Outlaws at Lakeside Speedway in Kansas City, Kansas Wednesday before a big $5,000 to win event at the Huset’s Speedway with the FVP National Sprint League on Friday. The NSL will also be back at the Knoxville Raceway Saturday. Press Releases6/29
  • DJ Netto)Winning his first KWS feature event of his career just a few weeks back, DJ Netto wasted little time making a return trip to victory lane with the series, as he picked up his second KWS win on Friday night in dramatic fashion. “It was an awesome night, and it is kind of surreal to win a race in that fashion,” DJ Netto explained. Press Releases6/29
  • Greg DeCaires)Saturday night at the Placerville Speedway, Greg DeCaires once again found himself in a duel with Andy Gregg for the race win, but on this night the Elk Grove, CA driver would come up just short as he would take the checkered flag in the second position. Press Releases6/29
  • Joe Hunt Wingless)Looking like the man to beat in April at the Calistoga Speedway with the Wingless Series Presented by Joe Hunt Magnetos, Terry Schank was able to fend off a late charge from Gary Nelson, Jr to score the win on Saturday night. Press Releases6/29
  • Sammy Swindell)Sammy Swindell wrapped up his month-long stint with Jason Johnson Racing by producing a top-10 finish last Saturday at Beaver Dam Raceway. It marked the fourth top 10 during the month for Swindell, who filled in for the team on the World of Outlaws Sprint Car Series tour while Johnson recovered from an injury. Press Releases6/29
  • Tom Harris)Brit commits to Bob East chassis for multi race campaign through the summer.  Leading British stock car driver Tom Harris will make his race debut in Sprint Cars, the US’ most prestigious short oval category this summer. Harris, 26, from Banbury, Oxfordshire, has purchased a front running Bob East chassis to tackle three events (Gas City, Jul 10th, Kokomo Jul 11th and Lawrenceburg Jul 12th) in the USAC Sprint Week in the Amsoil National Sprint Championship before returning in late July/August to compete in a further six events. The switch to US racing follows Harris’ successful debut in the lower Midget category in January and marks the first time in the modern era that a British driver has entered the Sprint Car category that regularly sees top drivers from NASCAR and Indycars. Press Releases6/29
  • Tony Bruce Jr)Tony Bruce Jr. has accomplished something most drivers are only able to dream about. Bruce Jr. swept a pair of NCRA and ASCS Red River Region co-sanctioned events in Kansas last weekend to extend his winning streak to three straight races. Press Releases6/29
  • Travis Rilat)Travis Rilat produced a consistent weekend during the 44th annual Jim Raper Memorial Dirt Cup. Rilat, who was piloting the No. 39c for Richard Saumure, captured a pair of fifth-place results and he finished in the top 10 during all three Lucas Oil ASCS National Tour races at Skagit Speedway, where more than 50 drivers competed. Press Releases6/29
  • Jason Sides)Jason Sides created momentum last week with a new track record and a pair of top-10 finishes. "It all started out with that new track record and went from there," he said. "We had a good week all around. I think it's real critical because that keeps your momentum going." Press Releases6/29
  • Josh Schneiderman)The visit by the FVP National Sprint League to the Knoxville Raceway last Saturday brought out the best as usual. Unfortunately, for Josh Schneiderman and the Deuce Motorsports #49 team, a slip in qualifying made for a tough feature that saw rubber lay down early. This week, the team plans on running with the Sprint Invaders at the Iowa State Fair Speedway in Des Moines Thursday, before double duty in both the 410 and 360 cars at Knoxville on Saturday. The NSL will be returning to Knoxville for that event on the 4th of July. Press Releases6/29
  • David Gravel)Putting a frustrating week behind them, and rolling out a new car over the weekend, David Gravel and his Destiny Motorsports team were able to pick up two Top-10 finishes as the World of Outlaws were in action at the I96 Speedway and the Beaver Dam Raceway. Press Releases6/29
  • Kerry Madsen)The Keneric Racing/American Racing team put together another impressive week of racing with the World of Outlaws as ‘The Mad Man’, Kerry Madsen, picked up a third place finish on Wednesday night at the I-96 Speedway before a sixth place effort at the Beaver Dam Raceway on Saturday night. Press Releases6/29
  • Andy Gregg)Finishing second during his most recent start two weeks ago, Andy Gregg and his Russell Motorsports team were one spot better on Saturday night, as Gregg was great on an extremely slicked off Placerville Speedway as he picked up his first win of the season. Press Releases6/29
  • Keller Auto Speedway CA)Playing host to the USAC West Coast 360’s on Saturday night, fans at the Keller Auto Speedway were treated to a great night of racing as Richard Vander Weerd made a last lap, last corner pass to pick up the race win. In the supporting divisions, wins would go to Chris Ennis, Loren DeArmond, and Josh Nichols. Press Releases6/29
  • Justin Miller)The Arbor Green Contractors, KenJay Fiedler Excavating, In Motion Dance Studio, Meyer Motors, BMG Designs, Glacier Transit and Storage, Richard Wirtz Attorney at Law, CJ Salon, Curve In Bar, Bane Nelson, Meyer Farms and R&H Enterprises,Triple X Racing Chassis powered by Tiry Engines 360, Afco Shocks, Velocity Wings, and American Racer Tires #15M was back in action at the Manitowoc Expo this past Friday night and at the Plymouth Dirt Track on Saturday evening. Miller captured another HEAT RACE WIN at the Manitowoc Expo on Friday night and finished 9th in the A-main event. Saturday Miller would place 4th in his heat and 8th in the A-main event at the Plymouth Dirt Track. This week is mid-season with extended features on Saturday at the Plymouth Dirt Track. Follow Justin on Facebook at Miller Family Motorsports (Justin Miller) or on Twitter: @JustinMiller15m or @CamishaDirtDiva: www.millerfamilymotorsports.com 6/29
  • Brock Zearfoss)After a pair of tough finishes during Pennsylvania Sprint Speedweek presented by Jake’s Wayback Burgers, Brock Zearfoss will spend two nights away from competition before rejoining the speedweek trail on Wednesday, July 1st. Zearfoss, driver of the familiar Brock Zearfoss Racing, Moose’s LZ Bar and Grill, Central Builders Supply, Leach’s Automotive Service, Meckley’s Limestone, no. 3Z ‘410’ sprint car, entered Pennsylvania Sprint Speedweek action on Friday, June 26th at Williams Grove Speedway and again on Sunday, June 28th at the Path Valley Speedway Park; qualifying for both main events but only averaging a 17th place performance. Despite disappointment, Zearfoss still looks forward to rejoining speedweek action in northern Maryland on Wednesday. Press Releases6/29
  • Cody Bova)After losing an entire weekend of competition due to Mother Nature, Cody Bova and Bova Racing will move ahead to a potential doubleheader weekend in western Pennsylvania. The J.S. Bova Excavating, AIMI Product Imagining, LLC., Richardson Tree Service, BC Contracting, J.S. Paris Excavating, no. 20B ‘305’ sprint car team will prepare for a visit to the Mercer Raceway Park this Friday and Saturday; entering two consecutive ‘305’ sprint car programs in search of win number four of 2015. Press Releases6/29
  • Wayne County Speedway OH)It all started 50 years ago on June 26th, 1965 with the dream of Pete Jacobs and others to build a racetrack for the racers finally ready to open for the first time. And now here we are, after many highs and lows that the speedway has endured throughout it’s storied history, we get ready to celebrate it’s 50th season! A big birthday bash will take place on Saturday, July 11th to celebrate Wayne County Speedway’s 50th season of racing. Many events are scheduled throughout the evening as many former drivers and car owners have been invited to attend the celebration.Press Releases6/29
  • 34 Raceway IA)The anticipation of the return of the World of Outlaw Sprint Car Series to 34 Raceway was drenched last Friday evening June 26 with excessive rain throughout the week and additional rain overnight prior to the race. Tickets will be refunded through the point of purchase. (O’Reilly tickets - RETURN TO O’REILLYS, SLS Promotion tickets - RETURN TO SLS, 34 Raceway tickets - RETURN TO 34 Raceway) 6/29
  • Johnny Herrera)Although it had been more than 20 years since Johnny Herrera competed at Skagit Speedway, the veteran maneuvered to a top five during Saturday's 44th annual Jim Raper Memorial Dirt Cup. Herrera, who last raced at the high-banked track in 1994 with the World of Outlaws Sprint Car Series, charged from 15th to post a fourth-place result on Saturday during the inaugural Lucas Oil ASCS National Tour event. Press Releases6/29
  • Dodge City Raceweay Park KS)An already stellar event just got that much better, as Steve Kinser will make one of his rare 2015 World of Outlaws appearances in this weekend’s “Boothill Showdown” at Dodge City Raceway Park. The “King of the Outlaws” will be among the field of elite World of Outlaws Sprint Car drivers atop the 3/8-mile clay oval in southwest Kansas for both nights this Friday and Saturday, July 3-4. Press Releases6/29
  • Ohsweken Speedway ONT)The first big event of Ohsweken Speedway’s 20th season hits the track on Tuesday, June 30 with the inaugural running of the Triple Crown Showdown. The event will feature a “Triple Crown” consisting of the Super DIRTcar Big Block Modified series, Go Nuclear! Late Model series and Corr/Pak Merchandising 360 Sprint Cars, plus Affordable Towing & Recovery Thunder Stocks. The event will feature the inaugural Ohsweken visits for both the Super DIRTcar Big Block Modified series and Go Nuclear! Late Model series, and presents a rare opportunity to see Modifieds, Late Models, and Sprint Cars together at the same track on the same night. Press Releases6/29

1:30pm

RESULTS

  • Column)Kevin Oldham has his latest edition of KO's Indiana Bullring Scene, offering commentary on Indiana Midget Week.6/29
  • Path Valley Speedway PA)It was a party of one Sunday Night at Fred Rahmer Promotion’s ‘Party at the Path’ event -- at the Path Valley Speedway -- as Broken Arrow, Oklahoma’s Stevie Smith battled through heavy amounts of lapped traffic to claim his second-straight Pennsylvania Speed Week victory. “I had a feeling that lapped cars were going to make or break my night here,” Smith stated in victory lane. “I had a really great race car and we were able to move well and make good decisions.” Central PA  6/29
  • Plymouth Dirt Track WI)When the checkers flew it was Shane Wenninger (Kewaskum) winning his first Feature, second was Goeden (Kewaskum) followed by Jason Johnson (Campbellsport), Tim Haddy (Waupun) and Jim Melis (Glenbeulah). Hard Chargers were Donny Goeden and Mitchel Yurmanovich both passing 5 cars. Race Results 6/29
  • URSS)Luke Cranston became the 6th different winner in as many races this year as he claimed the URSS portion of the Steve King Memorial Saturday night at Dodge City Raceway Park in Dodge City Ks. While Cranston handily led all 25 laps for his second DCRP score of the year, it nearly slipped away with a close call coming off the final corner to the checkered flag. Race Results 6/29
  • ASCS Red River/NCRA)Piloting the Ochs No. 1x for the weekend against the American Bank of Oklahoma ASCS Red River Region presented by Smiley’s Racing Products and NCRA Sprint Series, Tony Bruce, Jr. completed the weekend sweep with victory Sunday night at the 81-Speedway. ASCS 6/29
  • WST)The 2015 edition of Speedweek Northwest would official get underway at Yreka, California's Siskiyou Motor Speedway on Sunday June 28th. A packed house would be in attendance to watch an action packed show. Twenty-three cars would sign in on the registration sheets representing California, Oregon, Washington, Montana, and the Australian state of New South Wales. Race Results 6/29

PRESS

  • National Sprint League)It was a break of almost a month, but the FVP National Sprint League roared back into action Saturday night at the Knoxville Raceway in Iowa. It was a familiar face at the end of the night, as current point leader, Danny Lasoski notched his third win of the season, and second at the “Sprint Car Capital of the World”! National Sprint League 6/29
  • Shane Stewart)Driver Shane Stewart and the Larson Marks Racing team extended their top-five streak to six with fifth- and fourth-place finishes in World of Outlaws competition last week. At Wednesday's make-up race at I-96 Speedway in Lake Odessa, Mich., Stewart qualified 15th and finished fifth in his heat race to transfer to the night's feature event. After starting 15th, Stewart advanced 10 positions to finish fifth. Press Releases6/29
  • Joey Saldana)It’s a relatively calm travel week for the World of Outlaws, but still chalk full of racing action. On Wednesday, July 1, the winged warriors will display their driving skills at Lakeside Speedway. The original June 6 date was postponed to Wednesday because of rain. Press Releases6/29
  • Chad Boespflug)With another rain filled week this weekends races looked like a complete washout. With Friday nights Sheldon Kinser Memorial at Bloomington Speedway raining out everyone crossed their fingers in hopes the 6th Annual Chuck Amati Classic would not. Mother Nature prevailed and the sun was out and Paragon Speedway promoter, Keith Ford, worked all day to get the event in. Press Releases6/29
  • USCS)The United Sprint Car Series Outlaw Thunder Tour presented by K&N Filters www.uscsracing.com concludes its highly competitive 10th annual USCS Sprint Speed Week at historic Riverside International Speedway in West Memphis, Arkansas on this Saturday,(July 4th) at 7:30 pm. The race is entitled as the 9th Annual “Rumble at the River” at the 1/4-mile high-banked gumbo clay oval. USCS 6/29
  • USCS)The United Sprint Car Series (USCS) presented by K&N Filters Outlaw Thunder Tour winged sprint cars invade Crowley’s Ridge Raceway on Thursday night July 2nd at 7:30 pm as headliners of the 4th annual USCS “Rumble at the Ridge”. The event serves as round three of a five race sprint car USCS Super Dirt Week scheduled over the 2015 Independence Day holiday week. USCS 6/29
  • Oswego Speedway NY)By all accounts, the early start to Oswego Speedway’s 65th anniversary season has been nothing short of spectacular with exciting, tight quarters racing, and last lap heroics becoming a weekly fixture at the popular ‘Steel Palace’ oval. Of the five racing weekends at Oswego so far this season, four of those have seen their finishes in doubt until the very last trip around the 5/8 mile oval. Press Releases6/29
  • Belleville Midget Nationals)The 38th annual Belleville Midget Nationals on July 31-Aug. 2 at the Belleville High Banks is now less than six weeks away! The United States Auto Club (USAC), along with The Belleville High Banks Race Committee will again serve as sanctioning organization . The USAC Honda National Midget Dirt Series will again be the focal point of one of midget racing's crown jewel events. Action kicks off on Thursday July 30 for the midgets with the always exciting qualifications around the 1/2-mile high banked clay oval, preliminary races and a 25-lap midget feature race.Press Releases6/29
  • Hagerstown Speedway MD)Heading into the first full month of summer, Hagerstown Speedway/Dirt Capitol continues with a July full of action. The first program on July’s schedule is the 25th Annual Pennsylvania Sprint Speedweek event set for Wednesday July 1. This is night five of the nine night schedule for the 410 Sprints. The EMMR (Eastern Museum of Motor Racing) Restored Racers will also be on hand. Starting time is 7:30 p.m. Press Releases6/29
  • Patriots)Despite being attempted, the Patriot Sprint Tour has not run three consecutive nights since 2005; the series will attempt to reach this feat this Independence Day Weekend. Just as was the case in 2003, 2004 and 2005, the Patriots will celebrate the Patriotic Weekend with a major tripleheader. This time though, the winner each night will walk away with $2,000. Press Releases6/29
  • Trey Starks)Trey Starks registered his career-best Dirt Cup result on Saturday at Skagit Speedway. Starks capped the Lucas Oil ASCS National Tour tripleheader, which culminated with Saturday's $15,000-to-win and $1,000-to-start feature during the 44 th edition of the Jim Raper Memorial Dirt Cup, by advancing to an eighth-place result on a track that was tough to pass on all weekend. Press Releases6/29
  • Dominic Scelzi)Dominic Scelzi earned a pair of top-six finishes last weekend to extend his lead in the King of the West 410 Sprint Car Series championship standings to 19 points. "The biggest thing is to continue knocking off top fives," he said. "We were strong both nights and hopefully we will continue to run up front." Press Releases6/29

Sunday June 28th 2015 

It's the job that's never started as takes longest to finish. J. R. R. Tolkien

11:50pm

RESULTS

  • Photos)More weekend photos are in SpeedShotz6/28
  • Path Valley Speedway PA)PA Speed Week...#51S Stevie Smith #48 Danny Dietrich #99 Brady Bacon #14 Lance Dewease #25 Aaron Ott #20 Ryan Taylor #27 Greg Hodnett #87 Alan Krimes #55 Mike Wagner #07 Doug Esh #8c Brian Carber #3z Brock Zearfoss #71 Ryan Wilson #23 TJ Stutts #21 Brian Montieth #19M Brent Marks #8 Billy Dietrich #1 Tim Wagman #22 Cole Duncan #11c Cory Haas #12B Brad Franks #33 Curt Stroup 6/28
  • Kokomo Speedway IN)1 3 11W Dave Darland 2 6 40 Justin Grant 3 7 5B Cj Leary 4 9 17RW Kevin Thomas Jr 5 4 12 Robert Ballou 6 1 53 Jon Stanbrough 7 12 10E Jerry Coons 8 16 57H Shane Cottle 9 5 17M Max Mcghee 10 2 15 Aaron Farney 11 13 41K Cole Ketcham 12 19 12G Chris Gurley 13 11 75 Lee Dakus 14 18 21H Travis Hery 15 14 42 Conner Donnelson 16 8 66J Josh Spencer 17 17 58 Jamie Fredrickson 18 15 29 Logan Jarrett 19 20 23K Brian Karraker 20 10 18A Jarett Andretti 6/28
  • Husets Speedway SD)1 2 13 Mark Dobmeier 2 6 3 Tim Kaeding 3 1 12 Lynton Jeffrey 4 4 18 Ian Madsen 5 8 82 Dusty Zomer 6 5 9N Wade Nygaard 7 3 17A Austin Mccarl 8 11 2L Logan Forler 9 7 17B Ryan Bickett 10 9 09 Matt Juhl 11 20 14 Jody Rosenboom 12 18 25 Dylan Peterson 13 10 15 Joe Riedel 14 15 4X Eric Schulz 15 13 21AU Jordyn Brazier 16 17 2D Dusty Ballenger 17 12 51A Andy Anderson 18 19 101 Chuck Mcgillivray 19 16 1 Justin Glaser 20 21 0 Brandon Stevenson 21 14 12T Troy Schreurs 6/28
  • USCS)2012 USCS National Champion Tim Crawley from Benton, Arkansas won his third United Sprint Car Series Outlaw Thunder Tour presented by K&N Filters main event in as many races on Saturday night before his hometown fans. Crawley held off Bryant, Arkansas driver Zach Pringle the entire 30-lap distance for his third straight visit to the www.rockauto.com USCS Victory Lane in the 2nd annual USCS “Hammer Down at Hammer Hill” at the famed I-30 Speedway. It was Crawley’s third series win over just a two weekend stretch. The win at Crawley’s “home track” was his 75th career USCS win. That total is only topped by retired USCS competitor, Kenny Adams with 100 and the defending and eleven time series Champion, Terry Gray with 89 victories. USCS 6/28
  • King of the West)Late race drama at Calistoga Speedway on Saturday saw race-long leader Rico Abreu lose a left rear tire just two-laps shy of victory, allowing Kyle Hirst the chance to claim the lead and hold off a hard charging Jonathan Allard for his 13th career King of the West 410 Sprint Car Series win. KoW, JH Wingless, Civil War 6/28
  • King of the West)The Ocean Speedway has had no shortage of excitement this year and that was certainly the case on Friday night when the King of the West 410 Sprint Car Series came to town for the 30th Pombo/Sargent Classic. When the white flag waved it looked as if Tyler Walker would be headed for victory, but 13th starting DJ Netto had other ideas in mind. As the pair headed into turn three for the final time and the crowd rising to their feet, the 19-year-old Hanford driver threw a monster slider to grab the lead. Walker tried to cut back underneath, but Netto beat him to the line by 0.175 seconds for the victory. It was Netto’s second career King of the West victory, after winning his initial series race on May 16 at Thunderbowl Raceway. KoW, JH Wingless, Civil War 6/28
  • Tri- State Speedway IN)Chase Stockon led the last 19 laps to win the non-wing portion of the Southern Indiana Sprint Car Stampede held at Tri-State Speedway Saturday night. The Elizabethtown, IN, driver started inside of row two and used a restart after a caution period on lap 6 to outgun leader Kevin Thomas Jr. and capture the lead. From that point it was show time for Stockon. His car was bad fast and he dealt with lapped traffic with expertise.Race Results 6/28
  • Lincoln Park Speedway IN)A night of thrill packed racing Saturday evening at Lincoln Park Speedway provided the perfect kick off to a week highlighted by Independence Day on Friday. The Putnamville oval played host to a trio of first time winners as CJ Leary (sprint cars), Jay Humphrey Jr. (modifieds) and RJ Pruitt (bombers) reached victory lane.Race Results 6/28

PRESS

  • ESS)It started as a trial in 2013 and in just two short years it has now become a tradition. The SUNY Canton Central New York Speedweek brought to you by the Einstein Construction Group for the Lucas Oil Empire Super Sprints (ESS). Five great nights at five great tracks, July 1-5. Brewerton, Canandaigua, Can-Am, Fulton and Utica-Rome Speedways will be hosting some of the best 360 sprint car drivers in the Northeast and Canada. Press Releases6/28
  • Champion Racing Oil)Champion Oil, a recognized leader in enthusiast and racing lubricants, announced on Sunday that the 1916 Hudson Hill-Climber driven by Howard Sharp and Navigated by Doug Sharp of Fairport, NY driving their Car #1, have won the 2400 mile, 9-day, 2015 Great Race, a Professional Road Rally. Press Releases6/28
  • Ray Allen Kulhanek)Ray Allen Kulhanek returned to Victory Lane for the second time this season on Saturday at Bronco Raceway Park. Kulhanek and his team took advantage of a rare opportunity to race once Saturday's ASCS Gulf South Region event had been cancelled. It marked the ninth cancellation out of the 14 scheduled events this season because of weather. Press Releases6/28

12:50pm

RESULTS

  • OCRS)A little late night homework paid off big for Robert Sellers Saturday at Brill’s Motor Speedway. The AmeriFlex Hose and Accessories Oil Capital Racing Series points leader took a four-wheeler ride around the track at intermission and quickly decided some changes were in order for his Checkered Flag Trucking sponsored sprinter. OCRS 6/28
  • NCRA)Tony Bruce, Jr. made his first trip to victory lane in National Championship Racing Association of Park City, Kansas presented by Precise Racing Products sprint car competition since 2009 as he claimed the exciting “Steve King Memorial” feature finale at Dodge City Raceway Park in Dodge City, Kansas on Saturday night in a co-sanctioned event with the American Bank of Oklahoma American Sprint Car Series Red River region. Race Results 6/28
  • USAC SW)USAC SOUTHWEST SPRINT CAR RACE RESULTS: June 27, 2015 – Tucson, Arizona – USA Raceway – “Hot Summer Nights” FEATURE: (30 laps) 1. R.J. Johnson, 2. Mike Martin, 3. Josh Pelkey, 4. Matt Rosi, 5. Josh Shipley, 6. Charles Davis Jr., 7. Brian Hosford, 8. Tom Ogle, 9. Nick Aiuto, 10. Dennis GileUSAC 6/28
  • ASCS SW)Pulling from Grants, N.M. paid well for Jesse Baker, as the No. 22 driver found Victory Lane at the Southern New Mexico Speedway on Saturday night with the ASCS Southwest Region. ASCS 6/28
  • I-35 Speedway MO)Non-Wing Sprints: 1. 51 Mitchell Moore (Heat Race Winner) 2. 38 Cody Baker 3. 65 Chris Parkinson 4. 19 Bradlee Ryun (Heat Race Winner) 5. 12 John Helm 6. 21c Chris Desselle 7. 13 Clyde Knipp 8. 9 Casey Baker 9. 18x Nathan Ryun 10. 11s Chad Shields 6/28

PRESS

  • Port Royal Speedway PA)As part of this Saturdays Pennsylvania Speedweek sprint car event at Port Royal Speedway on July 4, Weikerts Livestock will present a free country music concert for the fans prior to starting time at 7:30 pm. Prior to the races, the country band Artie Dean Harris & Bourbontown of Louisville, KY., will perform behind the grandstand. Central PA  6/28
  • Port Royal Speedway PA)Port Royal Speedway will host the 25th annual PA Speedweek sprint car series this holiday weekend as the historic oval posts a $5,000, 30-lap payday for the 410 sprints Saturday, July 4 at 7:30 pm. Joining the speedweek sprint cars on the racing program will be the super late models and the Len Krautheim Auto Sales xtreme stocks. Central PA  6/28
  • Williams Grove Speedway PA)Williams Grove Speedway will host the biggest event of the 25th Pennsylvania Speedweek series this Friday, July 3 at 7:30 pm when it hosts the 27th annual Mitch Smith Memorial for sprint cars, paying a hefty $10,000 to win out of a purse worth over $30,000. Central PA  6/28
  • VSS)Virginia Sprint Series Race#9 Saturday June 27th 2015 IMCA RaceSaver Mid-Atlantic Division Natural Bridge Speedway Natural Bridge, Va. Weekend Washout It rained off and on starting Friday and didn’t stop until Saturday night so a rain out was almost never in doubt. So next Friday night July 3rd at Eastside Speedway will be the Firecracker 40 Twin 20 lap features. 6/28
  • Knoxville Raceway IA)Join us next Saturday night, July 4, for Aspen Aire Night! It will again feature the FVP National Sprint League! It will also be Twin Features Night for the 360 class! For more information on Knoxville Raceway, visit www.KnoxvilleRaceway.com!6/28
  • Alan Krimes)‘Super’ Alan Krimes will continue his 2015 Pennsylvania Sprint Speedweek campaign later this evening, Sunday, June 28th, at the Path Valley Speedway Park near Spring Run, Pennsylvania. After an adjustment in the 25th Annual Pennsylvania Sprint Speedweek presented by Jake’s Wayback Burgers schedule due to inclement weather, Krimes will now have the opportunity to race six consecutive nights in Pennsylvania and northern Maryland; competing in each and every scheduled speedweek program with the exception of the last two at Port Royal Speedway and Selinsgrove Speedway. Press Releases6/28
  • Motorsports Marketing)The newest edition of Motorsports Sponsorship Marketing News, a newsletter published by Ernie Saxton Communications, Inc., is just off the press. It is available every other month and is filled with articles that offer expert advice on sponsorship written by experts. In addition the newsletter provides helps, tips and leads that often can be very rewarding as readers continue their sponsorship efforts. The newsletter, with subscribers across the nation and in foreign countries, is in its 31st year of publishing. Press Releases6/28

3:40am

RESULTS

  • Photos)Friday and Saturday night photos are in SpeedShotz6/28
  • Skagit  Speedway WA)Jason Solwold added the final piece to his Skagit Speedway resume’ by winning the 44th annual Jim Raper Memorial Dirt Cup presented by Jack in the Box. Solwold led all 40 laps of the main event and collected $15,000 for his effort. Race Results 6/28
  • St Croix Valley Raceway WI)St. Croix Valley Raceway continued its streak of great weather and great races on Friday night, and the UMSS Traditional Sprints (TSCS) completed their second consecutive week of caution free feature racing. In fact, the sprints have raced so clean all season long, race stoppages have become an anomaly in the series. In the seven TSCS feature races so far this season at The Valley, four have run sans caution. And the sprinter’s tidy ways are spilling over into the other Valley racing divisions, with the total number of cautions on Friday evening counted on the digits of a single hand. Race Results 6/28
  • ARDC)It is the dream of every open cockpit racer in the Northeast and beyond to win at the famed Williams Grove Speedway. PJ Gargiulo fulfilled that dream on Friday night - opening night of PA Speed Weeks - when he captured the win in the twenty lap feature for the wingless midgets of the American Racing Drivers Club. (ARDC) Race Results 6/28
  • Dodge City Raceway Park KS)Tony Bruce, Jr., and Luke Cranston both made trips to Dodge City Raceway Park victory lane on Saturday night by topping the Seventh Annual Steve King Memorial feature events. Bruce, Jr., outdueled C.J. Johnson to win the 25-lap NCRA vs. ASCS Red River Region portion while Cranston wired the field in the 25-lap URSS vs. Precise Racing Products DCRP Sprint Car portion of the event. Race Results 6/28
  • ASCS Red River/NCRA)The Steve King Memorial is a very special event for Tony Bruce, Jr. who kicked off TBJ Promotions with the event in honor of his late friend. From the Jetmore Motorplex, to its new home at the Dodge City Raceway Park, the Liberal, Kan. native raced to victory on Saturday night. ASCS 6/28
  • MOWA)Haubstadt IN...Parker Price-Miller, Kevin Thomas Jr,  Critter Malone, Cory Bruns. 6/28
  • USAC WC)USAC WEST COAST SPRINT CAR RACE RESULTS: June 27, 2015 – Hanford, California – Keller Auto Speedway at Kings Fairgrounds FEATURE: (30 laps) 1. Richard Vander Weerd, 2. Danny Faria Jr., 3. Brody Roa, 4. Mike Spencer, 5. Trey Marcham, 6. D.J. Johnson, 7. Max Adams, 8. Jace Vander Weerd, 9. Landon Hurst, 10. Kyle SmithUSAC 6/28
  • ASCS Lucas Oil)It has been a long time coming for Jason Solwold to stand in Victory Lane at the Jim Raper Memorial Dirt Cup presented by Jack in the Box, and in 2015 the Burlington, Wash. driver added his name to the history books as the winner of the 44th annual event, leading all 40 laps against the Lucas Oil American Sprint Car Series presented by the MAVTV Motorsports Network to claim the night's $15,000 bounty. ASCS6/28
  • Knoxville Raceway IA)Danny Lasoski registered win number three of the season at the Knoxville Raceway and #105 in his career at the “Sprint Car Capital of the World” on Saturday night. The victory was also his third FVP National Sprint League win of 2015. The victory allowed him to stay on top of the point standings at both Knoxville and with the NSL, and it was worth $5,000 aboard the Big Game Motorsports #2. BillW's Knoxville News  6/28
  • World of Outlaws/IRA)Four drivers waged an intense battle throughout Saturday night's Jim Boyd "JB" Memorial presented by Karavan Trailers at Beaver Dam Raceway, but it was Donny Schatz who charged through the field to score his 17th World of Outlaws Sprint Car Series victory of the season. Daryn Pittman and Joey Saldana rounded out the podium finishers.DIRT/World of Outlaws 6/28
  • King of the West)Calistoga CA...1 83JR Kyle Hirst 2 3C Jonathan Allard 3 0 Bud Kaeding 4 41 Dominic Scelzi 5 88N DJ Netto 6 5V Colby Copeland 7 56 Ryan Bernal 8 69 Brent Kaeding 9 21X Carson Macedo 10 88 Tyler Walker 11 25 Bobby McMahan 12 7 JoJo Helberg 13 24 Rico Abreu 14 12 Jarrett Soares 15 22 Shane Golobic 16 12X Scott Parker 17 00 Jason Statler 18 37 Mitchell Faccinto 19 68 Chase Johnson 6/28
  • JW Hunt Wingless)Calistoga CA...1 1 Terry Schank 2 6N Gary Nelson Jr. 3 17 Colton Slack 4 32 Klint Simpson 5 01 Shane Myhre 6 6 Joe Stornetta 7 33 Jason McIntosh 8 12J John Clark 9 24N Nick Larson 10 9 Shayna Sylvia 11 5B Anelique Bell 12 51 Brian Sperry 13 2 Zachary Kavert 14 6X Sparky Howard 15 77X Ryan Silverling 16 98 Brian Grosenheider 6/28
  • Eagle Raceway NE)IMCA Sprints...1 6 100 Clint Benson 2 9 35 Trevor Grossenbacher 3 5 51 Mike Boston 4 7 14 Joey Danley 5 11 12 Tyler Drueke 6 8 91 Adam Gullion 7 20 1 Doug Lovegrove 8 14 03 Shayle Bade 9 3 14G Gene Ackland 10 19 1X Mark Pace 11 1 77D Keith Dragoo 12 10 1BX Toby Chapman 13 4 1B Brandon Horton 14 16 20P Shon Pointer 15 2 95 Dan Satriano 16 13 0 Chase Weiler 17 12 5 Ron Love 18 17 93 Ryan King 19 18 3G Bill Garrow 20 15 4U Dwight Carter 21 21 18 Terry Richards 22 22 21B Sonny Manley 6/28
  • Riverside Int Speedway AR)305 sprints...1 1 X-14 Mike Hoover 2 5 139 Brad Bowden 3 6 67 Hayden Martin 4 3 44C Ronny Howard 5 4 77 Jan Howard 6 9 55B Donnny Howard 7 2 25 Tyler Whatley 8 10 72K Richard Kahler 9 12 10K Dewayne White 10 8 32 Chuck Fletcher 11 7 22 Bubba Jones 12 11 38J Cody Howard 13 13 72 Christopher Wright 14 14 59 Greg Fritts 15 15 18T Tyler Vaughn 27 24 15X James Sires 28 27 21 Devin Friedrichsen 29 22 23 Brandon Bosma 30 29 42 Kevin Flowers 31 28 11J Jordan Nordstrom 6/28
  • Jackson Speedway MN)360 sprints...1 1 2D Dusty Ballenger 2 7 11X Gregg Bakker 3 3 20F Casey Fredrickson 4 2 14 Jody Rosenboom 5 8 9N Wade Nygaard 6 5 6 Eric Lutz 7 11 35 Skylar Prochaska 8 30 35L Cody Ledger 9 17 7 Kaley Gharst 10 15 25 Dylan Peterson 11 23 2 Derrik Lusk 12 18 2H Bill Boles 13 4 12 Brock Dump 14 13 10 John Lambertz 15 21 4 Cody Hansen 16 10 75C Casey Heser 17 19 17 Ryan Bickett 18 6 33 James Broty 19 9 10X Jenni Erikson 20 25 1A Bruce Anderson 21 12 1X Justin Glaser 22 20 4X Adam Speckman 23 14 12T Troy Schreurs 24 16 32 Greg Valentine 25 26 07 Derek Anderson 26 31 64 Jake Erickson 6/28
  • Paragon Speedway IN)Chuck Amati Classic...1 8 66B Chad Boespflug 2 7 11 Dave Darland 3 10 6C Chris Phillips 4 1 35 Chris Babcock 5 9 14C Bub Cummings 6 4 8P Andrew Prather 7 14 9T Jordan Kinser 8 2 6S Josh Cunningham 9 12 1C Kent Christian 10 16 27 Matt Brannin 11 11 22S Jake Scott 12 19 44E Eric Edwards 13 18 44S Jensen Scott 14 15 77P Jeremy Potts 15 3 81 Jon Stanbrough 16 5 57 Shane Cottle 17 6 24 Nate Mcmillin 18 13 44H David Hair 19 20 77 Hunter O Neal 20 17 28 Brandon Mattox 6/28

PRESS

  • WST)Speedweek Northwest has been a Sprint Car tradition in the Pacific Northwest region for over a decade. Created in 1998 by the late Fred Brownfield it would feature the best drivers in the Western United States racing at some of the most exciting venues in the country. Although over the years it has changed sanctioning bodies this year should be a very enjoyable one for both fans and drivers. The newly created Western Sprint Tour will sanction all six events beginning with the first leg at Siskiyou Motor Speedway in Yreka, California.  Press Releases6/28
  • WST)Even though he will not make the entire Speedweek Northwest it should still be fun to watch Seth Nunes shred the clay. The Medford motorist is having his best year yet after capturing his first career victory at Southern Oregon Speedway on April 18th. He also has posted four top five finishes over the course of 2015. Although he did experience a major crash on the final night of Cottage Grove Speedway's Marvin Smith Memorial Grove Classic, the team seems to be back in the correct direction.  Press Releases6/2
  • WST)For the third straight year Speedweek Northwest will conclude at Cottage Grove Speedway. It will be a Independence Day weekend doubleheader beginning with Friday July 3rd and Saturday the 4th. The Saturday evening feature will be $5,000.00 to win and it is sure to attract the best that the Pacific Coast has to offer. And to ca8p off the whole Speedweek there will be a massive fireworks display to celebrate America's independence.  Press Releases6/28
  • Thunder On The Hill)It was August of 1990 when the famed Black Bandit No. 19 sat in victory lane at the inaugural NAPA Auto Parts Thunder on the Hill Racing Series event at the Grandview Speedway, Steve Smith Sr. would claim the victory. Now, twenty-five years later the younger Smith, Stevie Smith looks to pick up his first ever Grandview Speedway win, when the 410 Sprint Cars come to town with the NASCAR 358 Modifieds on Tuesday, June 30th as part of Pennsylvania Sprint Car Speed Week. Central PA  6/28
  • Joey Saldana)A four-time winner at Beaver Dam Raceway, driver Joey Saldana was anxious to get back in the cockpit tonight after rain washed out last night’s World of Outlaws event at 34 Raceway in West Burlington, Iowa. Saldana, 22nd out of 26 cars to take to the one-third mile for time trials, continued to amaze by locking down quick time for the night (11.611 seconds), driving the Motter Equipment HE&M Saw Beltline Body Shop 71M to his eighth No. 1 qualifying effort of the season, more than any other driver on the Outlaws circuit this season.  Press Releases6/28

Saturday June 27th 2015 

That is why, no matter how desperate the predicament is, I am always very much in earnest about clutching my cane, straightening my derby hat and fixing my tie, even though I have just landed on my head. Charlie Chaplin

2:00pm

RESULTS

  • USCS)The 2012 United Sprint Car Series Outlaw Thunder Tour presented by K&N Filters National Champion Tim Crawley from Benton, Arkansas and the Mike Ward Racing #88 crew celebrated Crawley’s 73rd career USCS feature win and second in less than a week on Friday night in the www.rockauto.com USCS Victory Lane at Diamond Park Speedway. This one didn’t come easy though as Crawley sat through a ten minute rain delay on lap 15. He then had to fend of hard-charging USCS rookie point’s leader, Nick Snyder from Marco Island, Florida over the last 10 laps for the win. USCS 6/27
  • ASCS SW)A Friday night in El Paso, Texas saw the ASCS Southwest Region roll into the El Paso Speedway Park with hometown pride, John Caney II, taking the victory with a pass on Royal Jones in the closing laps. ASCS 6/27
  • ASCS Lucas Oil)Winning at your home track is about as sweet as it gets, and Seth Bergman did exactly that as the Snohomish, Wash. native led all by one lap en-route to victory on night two of the 44th Jim Raper Memorial Dirt Cup presented by Jack in the Box and his third Lucas Oil American Sprint Car Series presented by the MAVTV Motorsports Network A-Feature win of the 2015 season. ASCS 6/27

PRESS

  • ESS)Tonight's event Merrittville has been rained out. 6/28
  • Millstream Speedway OH)While new promoters Randy and Lisa Hammer are still anxious to bring back racing to the historic Millstream Speedway, they will be waiting yet another week, as Mother Nature has prevailed over a third straight attempt. According to Lisa, “Water is laying everywhere – it’s even across the road. It looks like we have a moat around the race track.” With saturated grounds and at least 2 additional inches of rain forecast in the next 18 hours, Sunday night’s program of non-wing and winged sprints, along with modified, has been cancelled. Next up on the schedule for Millstream Speedway is a sprint car double-header, featuring the 410 cubic inch sprint cars of the All Star Circuit of Champions, supported by the 305 sprints. Race fans are invited to make a full day of it, with open pit area (free with a general admission ticket) from 1-4pm, a live band, trivia games, and an opportunity to watch the racing program from the infield. Gates will open at 1pm, with on-track action beginning at 6pm.6/27
  • Atomic Speedway OH)June 27 racing canceled due to heavy rains. Next race is Friday July 3.6/27
  • Fremont Speedway OH)Tonights Ohio Speed Week finale was canceled and Greg Wilson is the 2015 All Stars Ohio Speed Week Champion. 6/27
  • WST)The Western Sprint Tour is excited to visit Willamette Speedway on Thursday July 2nd. It will be the fourth race of the 2015 Speedweek Northwest and the only Sprint Car event at the historical 1/3-mile clay oval. Every time the Sprint invade Willamette they are guaranteed to put on a thrilling show full of excitement and breathtaking moves. Press Releases6/27
  • Hagerstown Speedway MD)Tonight’s program at Hagerstown Speedway/Dirt Capitol has been cancelled, however, the running of the Nininger Memorial for the Topless Late Models has been rescheduled until July 11 and included on the Late Model Sportsman and Pure Stock Summer Championship events scheduled that date. A week ago, rain was forecast for a 60% chance of rain and by midweek, was changed to 100% which unfortunately didn’t change. The speedway returns to action this Wednesday, July 1 with 410 Sprints arriving for the PA Sprint Speedweek event along with EMMR (Eastern Museum of Motor Racing) Restored Racers. 6/27
  • Mercer Raceway Park PA)Heavy rains brought about the tenth cancellation of racing at Mercer Raceway Park. A make-up date has yet to be selected for the Patriots Night program, which was to include Fireworks, courtesy of Pizza Joe's. "Now, we will try to get things dried out and ready for the All Stars," said track manager Frank Benic. The new look All Stars Circuit of Champions will be in for two separate programs on July 3 and 4. Press Releases6/27
  • Devils Bowl Speedway TX)We have rained out for tonight! See everyone next week!6/27
  • Grandview Speedway PA)Tuesday, June 30th Penna. Sprint Speedweek Racing Action... Weather, the wet kind, forced track owner Bruce Rogers to cancel the scheduled Saturday night four division show of NASCAR stock car racing at Grandview Speedway. The cancellation marked the second straight Saturday that racing was washed out by rain and the forecast for continuing rain. Next at Grandview will be a Penna. Sprint Speedweek doubleheader that will feature the always exciting 410 sprint cars along with the popular 358 Modifieds (awarding NASCAR points). However it is not necessary to have a NASCAR license to participate in the 358 Modified portion of the night of racing. Racing action will get the green at 7:30 p.m.6/27
  • Waynesfield Raceway Park OH)Due to the heavy rains overnight we are forced to cancel today's show (6/27/15). We will be back in action next Saturday evening.6/27
  • NW Speed Week)One of the biggest rising stars in the Sprint Car racing scene has got to be Michael Kofoid. The Penngrove, California teenager shocked the world by capturing his first career 360 Sprint victory in only his first career 360 start. That triumph would occur at Cottage Grove Speedway on April 4th, for the 2013 King of the West Lites champion, and it was quite a way to open up the 2015 campaign. Press Releases6/27
  • NW Speed Week)One of the favorites to not only win a feature during Speedweek Northwest but also the title is Kyle Hirst. Originally from Sacramento, California, but currently residing in Chico, the two-time and defending King of the West Series champion was very dominate last year winning three of the six races including the Speedweek crown. He will once again pilot the Scott and Jason Finley owned Finley Farms/CLT Logging/Rider Racing Engines #77 Maxim. Press Releases6/27
  • CRASH PAD)The In-Car Video shows how quickly a Broken Back can happen. Go to THE BLOG at www.802solutions.com for a look- http://www.802solutions.com/the-blog/. Don't find out by Accident!6/27
  • Susquehanna Speedway Park PA)The 10th Annual Summer Fun Championships at the Susquehanna Speedway Park on Saturday night, June 27 was cancelled due to weather. The is no make-up date for the cancelled event. An exciting night of racing action is on tap for Thursday night, July 2, with the 10th Annual Eichelberger’s U-Pull-It Super Show featuring the Sportsman Modifieds along with three classes of Sprint Cars (IMCA PA Sprint Series, Sidewinder Sprints and ACMS 600cc Micro Sprints). Also competing on the Big Track will be the Classic Cars, Blast from the Past Vintage Cars and Legends Cars. Central PA  6/27

3:50am

RESULTS

  • Skagit Speedway WA)The second night of the 44th annual Jim Raper Memorial Dirt Cup presented by Jack in the Box saw local favorite turned national invader Seth Bergman standing tall as the winner at the end of the 25 lap Lucas Oil ASCS National Series Main Event. Race Results 6/27
  • ASCS Lucas Oil)6/26/2015 at Skagit Speedway ASCS Sprints A Feature (25 Laps): 1. 23-Seth Bergman[2]; 2. 18-Jason Solwold[4]; 3. 22B-Brock Lemley[5]; 4. 92-Jordan Weaver[1]; 5. 39C-Travis Rilat[6]; 6. 29-Willie Croft[10]; 7. 9R-Reece Goetz[12]; 8. 45X-Johnny Herrera[11]; 9. 26-Tayler Malsam[13]; 10. 59-Eric Fisher[8]; 11. 55-Trey Starks[22]; 12. 9A-Luke Didiuk[7]; 13. 79K-Kelsey Carpenter[20]; 14. 56-Justin Youngquist[19]; 15. 17-Cameron (Cam) Smith[14]; 16. 96-Greg Hamilton[16]; 17. 2-Kelly Miller[15]; 18. 42-Derek Roberts[17]; 19. (DNF) 44H-Travis Jacobson[21]; 20. (DNF) 33X-Colton Heath[18]; 21. (DNF) 87-Aaron Reutzel[9]; 22. (DNF) N8-Nate Vaughn[3] ASCS 6/27
  • ASCS Gulf South)The Southern Trailer Works ASCS Gulf South Region presented by Griffith Truck and Equipment took on the Heart O’ Texas Speedway this past Friday night with Channin Tankersley grabbing his first Gulf South victory of the 2015 season. ASCS 6/27

PRESS

  • Shaun In The Dirt)The first night of the Jim Raper Memorial Dirt Cup featuring the Lucas Oil ASCS Series is in the books. I talked to the Washington driver podium sweep of Jason Solwold, Colton Heath, and Taylor Malsam. Before the racing action got going I talked to Scotty Cook who travels with the Racin Boys and does the pit reporting. I talked to Tayler Malsam, Travis Jacobson, and Brock Lemley about the dirt cup format change and their season and two travels from New Zealand Daniel Anderson, and Jaime Duff. It was a fun start to the weekend and looking forward to night 2 of the Dirt Cup where we will set the first 16 spots in Saturday nights $15,000 to win Jim Raper Memorial Dirt Cup. The link to the podcast is http://shauninthedirt.podomatic.com/ 6/27

Friday June 26th 2015 

A goal is not always meant to be reached, it often serves simply as something to aim at. Bruce Lee

11:50pm

RESULTS

  • King of Wing)Toledo Speedway OH...07L Ryan Litt #50 Brian Gerster #71R Derek Snyder #22 Bobby Santos #23 Robert Stout #0 Brad Wyatt #12T John Turnbull #21 Mike Stutzman #64 Kody Swanson #26 Aaron Pierce #61 Kevin Feeney #42 Jason Blonde #88M Jim McCune #99 Geoff Kaiser #40 David Byrne #38 David Baumgartner #11 Tom Geren #25 Sierra Jackson 6/26
  • Williams Grove Speedway PA)Stevie Smith kicked off the 25th annual Jakes Wayback Burgers/Trone Outdoor PA Speedweek series for 410 sprint cars at Williams Grove Speedway on Friday night, taking a $5,000 flag to flag victory over Greg Hodnett whom he held at bay for the entire 25-lap distance.Central PA  6/26
  • Central PA 358 Point Series presented by Capitol Renegade)This week the Central PA 358 Point Series presented by Capitol Renegade held it's only point race of the weekend Friday night at Trail Way Speedway and Jeff Halligan picked up his 3rd feature win on the 2015 season at the short track. Halligan who won at Lincoln Speedway on June 13th won for the first time at Trail Way. He was able to hold off defending series champion Brad McClelland. Seth Kearchner Dwight Leppo, and a returning Mike Bittinger rounded out the top 5. With the win Halligan becomes the 4th driver in the 358 division with 3 wins on the season, tops so far in 2015. Doug Hammaker, Brad McClelland, and Isaac Sneeringer all have 3 wins a piece. Central PA  6/26
  • ARDC)Mechanicsburg PA...1. PJ Gargiulo, 2. Brett Arndt, 3. Steve Drevicki, 4. Nick Wean, 5. Jim Radney, 6. Shawn Jackson, 7. Jamie Speers, 8. Brett Wanner, 9. Tim Buckalter, 10. Ryan Greth, 11. Bruce Buckwalter, 12. Trevor Kobylarz  6/26
  • Trail Way Speedway PA)For the third straight week, Trail-Way Speedway saw a first-time winner in the 25-lap “358” sprint car feature Friday night. Ephrata’s Jeff Halligan started on the pole and led every lap of the main event, but worked hard over the final seven laps to hold off hard-charger Brad McClelland. Trail-Way’s all-time winner, who started 17th after losing his steering in his qualifying event, drove under Seth Kearchner for the runner-up spot on lap 18.Central PA  6/26
  • SOD)Engine Pro Sprints on Dirt presented by ARP Hartford Speedway – Hartford, MI Friday June 26, 2015 Engine Pro Feature (25 Laps): 1. 2M – Dustin Daggett, 2. 16 – Ryan Ruhl, 3. 19 – Brett Mann, 4. 31 – Andy Tenessen, 5. 49T – Gregg Dalman, 6. 27 – Brad Lamberson, 7. 11R – Chase Ridenour, 8. 25M – Ken Mackey, 9. 7 – Nic Rogers, 10. 3R – Shane Ross, 11. 77 – Zane Devault, 12. 4 – Craig Karazim, 13. 1A – Mark Aldrich, 14. 23G – Joe Geibe, 15. 70 – Jim Lingar, 16. 20A – Andy Chehowski, 17. 18 – D.J. Lamance, 18. 7K – Kyle Pitts, 19. 19J – Linden Jones, 20. 21 – Kirk Cheney, 21. 24 – Eric Smith.  Race Results 6/26

9:30pm

PRESS

  • NWWT)Cottage Grove, Oregon- The Northwest Wingless Tour is raring to get back to green flag racing this Saturday June 27th. It will be the third different venue in as many weeks for the Wingless Warriors. It also marks the second occasion in 2015 that the NWWT has visited the historic 1/4-mile clay oval. Regulars of the Oregon Double Shot Series are also expected to be in attendance to make for a great car count. Press Releases6/26
  • Adam Kekich)As we fought rainy weather and the setup of the racecar, Friday was a solid night for my confidence in the car. We showed up to Lernerville and ran a solid heat race finishing 3rd. The car is feeling better than it ever had and we lined up to start the feature 12th. Friday was Lernervilles mid season championship race and they lined the field up by points. We don't race there for points so 12th was the best we could start. We raced hard for all 25 laps and 12th is where we finished.Press Releases6/26
  • Carl Bowser)In a month that should have been packed with racing, Carl Bowser and the CBR team's schedule was slashed by rainouts. Bowser was able to post his third victory of the season, though, at Lernerville Speedway on Friday, June 19th. Press Releases6/26
  • NW Speed Week)For Garen Linder he finally got the breakthrough he had been looking on June 20th at Electric City Speedway in Great Falls. After finishing fifth the night before the Central Point pilot would back that performance up with a main event victory against the American Sprint Car Series-Frontier Region competition. It was a win that had been long overdue for the Linder Powdercoating/Rodgers Racing Engines/Visual EFX & Designs #22 KPC team. Press Releases6/26
  • Lincoln Speedway PA)Due to weather forecast, Lincoln has postponed it's Sat. 6/27 Speedweek show to Mon. 6/29! $7K Gobrecht Mem moved to Thu. 7/2 show!6/26
  • Montpelier Motor Speedway IN)Racing at the Montpelier Motor Speedway for June 27th has been POSTPONED due to heavy rain. 6/26
  • Bloomington Speedway IN)Bloomington Speedway has cancelled tonight’s 27th Sheldon Kinser Memorial. The rescheduled date will be Aug. 21, 2015.6/26
  • Justin Sanders)Justin Sanders is very pleased to announce that he and the M&S Racing team have reached an agreement for Sanders to pilot the M&S Racing No. 27 entry at select events at the Silver Dollar Speedway this Summer. Press Releases6/26
  • Racin Boys)The RacinBoys Broadcasting Network will offer live Pay-Per-View video tonight from Night 2 of the 44th annual Jim Raper Memorial Dirt Cup Presented by Jack in the Box. Skagit Speedway in Alger, Wash., hosted its first-ever Lucas Oil ASCS National Tour event Thursday evening and it was a big success with more than 50 cars competing to kick off the three-race weekend that culminates with Saturday's winner earning $15,000. Press Releases6/26
  • World of Outlaws)The World of Outlaws Sprint Car Series event scheduled for tonight, Friday, June 26, at 34 Raceway has been canceled due to rain. It will not be rescheduled. All tickets purchased in advance of tonight's event will be fully refunded at the point of purchase. For more information on tickets, visit http://www.slspromotions.com or call (815) 344-2023. The World of Outlaws Sprint Car Series returns to action tomorrow night at Beaver Dam (Wisc.) Raceway for the Jim Boyd "JB" Memorial presented by Karavan Trailers. Tickets are still available to see the Outlaws take on the third-mile oval. For more information, visit http://woosprint.com/beaver-dam-raceway. 6/26
  • Knoxville Raceway IA)Unfortunately, Friday's Nostalgia Night at the Knoxville Raceway has been rained out. Join us tomorrow night, June 27 for Farm Bureau Night featuring the FVP National Sprint League! All three divisions of Lucas Oil Knoxville Championship Cup Series will be in action! Hot laps are scheduled for 6:45 p.m., with qualifying and racing to follow!6/26

11:15am

RESULTS

  • All Stars)Benton Ridge, Ohio’s Greg Wilson earned his second Ohio Sprint Speedweek presented by Cometic Gasket victory of 2015 on Thursday night, June 25th; capturing main event action at the Fremont Speedway in Fremont, Ohio during round seven of the nine day campaign. Wilson, who held the top spot in the current Ohio Sprint Speedweek standings entering tonight’s program at the Fremont oval, held off ‘The Steel City Outlaw’ Tim Shaffer and three-time Speedweek winner Dale Blaney for the $5,000 top prize. All Stars 6/26

PRESS

  • All Stars)Due to steady rains moving into the area overnight and additional wet weather forecasted for later today, round eight of the 33rd Annual Ohio Sprint Speedweek presented by Cometic Gasket scheduled at Limaland Motorsports Park has been canceled. UNOH All Star Circuit of Champions officials and track officials alike were forced to make the decision after rainfall moved into the Lima, Ohio area during the overnight hours. There will be no rain date. All Stars 6/26
  • WSS)World Series Sprintcars will return to Valvoline Raceway for the first time in three seasons for a one-night only engagement on Saturday night, December 12 to kick off the 2015/2016 WSS schedule. The last time a WSS round was held at the iconic Parramatta venue was 2012/2013 for a double header that was dominated on both nights by Tennessee World of Outlaws star Jason Sides. Press Releases6/26

2:30am

RESULTS

  • ASCS Lucas Oil)The 44th Jim Raper Memorial Dirt Cup presented by Jack in the Box kicked in fine style as Washington’s Jason Solwold notched his sixth victory of 2015 and first against the Lucas Oil American Sprint Car Series presented by the MAVTV Motorsports Network. Chasing Kyle Bellm for the first 11 rounds, contact with the slower car put the No. 14k pit side, giving the No. 18 the top spot. From there, the Burlington, Wash. native led a podium charge of Washington drivers to the checkered flag.  ASCS 6/26
  • Fremont Speedway OH)Benton Ridge, Ohio’s Greg Wilson took a huge step to claim his first ever Ohio Sprint Speedweek Thursday, leading all 40 laps to claim the University of Northwestern Ohio All Star Circuit of Champions win at Fremont Speedway on Burns Petroleum Night. Race Results 6/25

Thursday June 25th 2015 

 What's right is what's left if you do everything else wrong. Robin Williams

11:50pm

RESULTS

  • All Stars)Fremont Speedway OH...#W20 Greg Wilson #45 Tim Shaffer #1 Dale Blaney #53 Cap Henry #40DD Nate Dussel #45L Brian Lay #68G Tyler Gunn #81 Lee Jacobs #5 Byron Reed #93 Sheldon Haudenschild #89 Cody Darrah #5T Travis Philo #10H Chad Kemenah #21 DJ Foos #11N Randy Hannagan #8M TJ Michael #99 Brady Bacon #9Z Duane Zablocki #94 Ryan Smith #9P Parker Price-Miller #83M Broc Martin #40 Caleb Helms #59 Danny Holtgraver #19 Chris Andrews #70 Roger Crockett #1st Gary Taylor 6/25

PRESS

  • STARS)The D’Arcy GMC Short Track Auto Racing Series (STARS) will be back with a bang during the 111th Annual Grundy County Fair on Saturday July 4th, at the Grundy County Speedway. Fans will get extra racing on the 4th due to the rain shortened events on June 20th. So the gates will open early; pit gates at 12:00 pm and the front gates at 3:00 pm. This will allow for qualifying to start at 4:00 pm and the first racing at 4:30 pm. Press Releases6/25
  • USCS)With good racing weather predicted, the United Sprint Car Series (USCS) Outlaw Thunder Tour presented by K&N Filters winged sprint cars invade I-30 Speedway on Saturday night June 27th as headliners of the speedway’s “Hammer Down at Hammer Hill” 2015. The event serves as round two of a five race USCS “Super Dirt Week” scheduled over the next week at five tracks all located in Arkansas.USCS 6/25
  • Dodge City Raceway Park KS)The absolute best of the best descend upon the wild west town of Dodge City next weekend, as the World of Outlaws Sprint Car series takes to the 3/8-mile Dodge City Raceway Park clay oval for the annual “Boothill Showdown”. Press Releases6/25
  • NW Speed Week)With temperatures expected in the triple digits you can guarantee the awesome action will compliment the warm weather for the Monday June 29th Speedweek Northwest event at Southern Oregon Speedway. The best drivers from Oregon, Washington, Montana, and California will be taking on one another for the rare midweek date. A good car count is expected to be in attendance. Press Releases6/25
  • Aaron Reutzel)Some things you simply can’t script. And even if you could, it would be difficult to top Aaron Reutzel’s emotional Lucas Oil ASCS National Tour triumph at Salina Speedway in Salina, KS, last Friday night. Press Releases6/25
  • Kyle Bellm)It was just what the doctor ordered for Kyle Bellm, as the Nixa, MO, racer stopped in at his home track and put together his best night of the season thus far with a runner-up finish in Lucas Oil ASCS National Tour action at Lucas Oil Speedway on Saturday night. Press Releases6/25
  • ESS)Just shy of a month ago, the Lucas Oil Empire Super Sprint Gang was across the border to Autodrome Granby. This Saturday its now to the Niagara Frontier and the Merrittville Speedway for the second leg of the Einstein Construction Group Canada Tour 2015. Press Releases6/25
  • Team Turner)Jamie Turner and sons Cory and Ryan competed in Sprint Car events at two different race tracks last weekend, and scored points in three different championship chases. Press Releases6/25
  • Ohsweken Speedway ONT)A meeting was held with officials from Ohsweken Speedway and the two approved engine builders for the Strickland's GMC Crate Sprint Car division in Brantford, Ontario on Tuesday, June 23. The purpose of the meeting was to discuss and resolve the issues which arose in post-race technical inspection at Ohsweken Speedway on the night of Friday, June 19. Press Releases6/25
  • NW Speed Week)The first two races of the 2015 Speedweek Northwest will be right in Vern Wheeler Jr.'s backyard. The Central Point pilot intends to run the whole Western Sprint Tour sanctioned Speedweek and post some good finishes along the way. The opener on Sunday June 28th at Yreka, California's Siskiyou Motor Speedway will be the first time he has driven in about a month. Press Releases6/25
  • USCS)This Friday night (June 26th)} , the United Sprint Car Series Outlaw Thunder Tour presented by K&N Filters winged sprint cars kicks off a five race USCS Super Dirt Week as headliners of the 3rd annual “Duel at the Diamond” speed and FIREWORKS spectacular at Diamond Park Speedway. Sprint car drivers from at least five states are expected for the series tenth event of the year. The winner of the USCS Sprint Car Amain at Diamond Park Speedway wil receive a $2000 payday. Expected entries include 2012 USCS National Champion, Tim Crawley from Benton, Arkansas who won the 2013 and 2014 USCS contests at Diamond Park Speedway. Also entered is 11-time United Sprint Car Series National Champion, Terry Gray from Bartlett, Tennessee. USCS 6/25
  • World of Outlaws)The World of Outlaws Sprint Car Series and Cedar Lake Speedway are preparing for a new weekend destination event this summer with the two-day Cedar Lake Speedway Outlaw Sprint Car Showdown on Saturday and Sunday, July 11-12. DIRT/World of Outlaws 6/25
  • King of the West)Shane Golobic goes into his home track of Ocean Speedway on Friday ranking 4th in the KWS points. The Fremont, CA driver has won the track title twice in his career and is coming off a win there last week. The following night he'll look for his 1st ever Calistoga Speedway win after coming oh-so-close in April. Golobic led the Civil War feature until a leaking tire gave Sean Becker the chance to steal away the win late in the going. KoW, JH Wingless, Civil War 6/25

1:50pm

RESULTS

  • All Stars)For the second night in a row and the third time this week, Dale Blaney visits UNOH All Star Circuit of Champions victory lane during the 33rd Annual Ohio Sprint Speedweek presented by Cometic Gasket. Blaney, who now has six UNOH All Star victories in 2015, earned his second consecutive Ohio Sprint Speedweek victory on Wednesday evening, June 24th at the Atomic Speedway in Waverly, Ohio; during round six of the 2015 edition of Ohio Sprint Speedweek. All Stars 6/25
  • Atomic Speedway OH)Indeed the "Stars came out" for Wednesday night's "Night the Stars Come Out" UNOH All-Star Circuit of Champions Speedweek Leg #6 and the 803Fire.com/Vallerychevy.com Late Model Special at Atomic Speedway--the Midwest's fastest 3/8 mile dirt oval. Taking the win in the 410 All-Star Sprint cars was the "Low-rider" Dale Blaney, Hartford, OhioRace Results 6/25

PRESS

  • Millstream Speedway OH)The debate has raged for decades now. Which is better? The “traditional” sprint cars with no aerodynamic wings, sliding sideways through the turns? Or the wild-looking winged sprint cars powering through the corners, throwing clay halfway to the next county? Race fans will be able to sample both choices this weekend at Millstream Speedway, as the non-wing 410 sprint cars share the stage with the winged 360 sprints. While there may be some debate on the spectator hillsides before the show, the Millstream staff is betting that the final determination is that both divisions are pretty cool… Aside from the sprint car duel, fans will also enjoy a full program of UMP-sanctioned modifieds. Those arriving early will also be treated to an open pit area from 1-4pm, accessible with only a standard general admission ticket. Track action starts at 6pm. Press Releases6/25
  • Team ILP)Inside Line Promotions drivers Dale Blaney, Jack Dover, Danny Lasoski, Tony Bruce Jr., Henry Van Dam, Devin Kline and Channin Tankersley combined to record 11 feature victories during the past week. Blaney guided the Mainstream Holdings, Inc., backed team to UNOH All Star Circuit of Champions Ohio Speedweek wins last Friday at Attica Raceway Park in Attica, Ohio, Tuesday at Sharon Speedway in Hartford, Ohio, and Wednesday at Atomic Speedway in Chillicothe, Ohio. Press Releases6/25
  • Justin Miller)The Arbor Green Contractors, KenJay Fiedler Excavating, In Motion Dance Studio, Meyer Motors, BMG Designs, Glacier Transit and Storage, Richard Wirtz Attorney at Law, CJ Salon, Curve In Bar, Bane Nelson, Meyer Farms and R&H Enterprises,Triple X Racing Chassis powered by Tiry Engines 360, Afco Shocks, Velocity Wings, and American Racer Tires #15M was back in action after a week off due to the rain on Saturday evening at the Plymouth Dirt Track. Press Releases6/25
  • NW Speed Week)For the second straight year Speedweek Northwest will begin in the Golden State of California. Siskiyou Motor Speedway will be the site of the first race of six for the Western Sprint Tour sanctioned extravaganza on Sunday June 28th. Last year Kyle Hirst kept the Finley Farms winning streak intact. In fact the Finley Farms team has won every single Sprint Car race at SMS since 2011 through various sanctioning bodies. Press Releases6/25
  • NW Speed Week)2015 has been a bit of a year of change for Eugene's Kyle Miller. Miller made the switch over the offseason from driving the family car to piloting Tim Galloway's Myers Logging/Automotive Sheetmetal/Trifer Glass & Tinting/Machined For Speed By Craig Jensen #51 XXX. The pairing has been a successful one was Miller captured a victory against the Northwest Wingless Tour on May 9th at Cottage Grove Speedway and has finished inside the top five on a number of occasions. Press Releases6/25
  • Waynesfield Raceway Park OH)Quest Federal Credit Union, with locations in Kenton, Ada, and Bellefontaine, brings another great night of racing action to Waynesfield Raceway Park in Waynesfield, Ohio this Saturday night, June 27. All weekly divisions including the Buckeye Machine Non Wing Sprint Cars, Performance Powder Coating AMSA Mini Sprints, Post Agri Service UMP Modifieds, Block Insurance Tough Trucks, and the Indian Lake Outfitter Compacts return to the 1/3rd mile to continue the 2015 points chase.Press Releases6/25
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  • USAC)This Saturday, June 27th, the popular USAC SouthWest Sprint Car Series will make their debut at USA Raceway in Tucson, Arizona. The “Hot Summer Nights honoring America’s Military” will also showcase the IMCA Modifieds, SCRA Stock Cars, XMods, and Dwarf Cars. The Front Gates will open at 4:00pm with Racing scheduled to begin at 7:00pm. The facility will also host an open practice session on Friday night. For more information, visit the track’s website at www.raceusaraceway.com or call 520.664.2074. USAC 6/25

Wednesday June 24th 2015 

  Never interrupt your enemy when he is making a mistake. Napoleon Bonaparte

11:50pm

RESULTS

  • Plymouth Speedway IN)Alabama’s Kevin Thomas, Jr. dominated the field of 20+ OmniSource 410 Non-Wing Sprints. The real battle on the track was for the two other podium positions between Shane Cottle and Robert Ballou, who calls Westville, Indiana home. The two had been running all over the track trying to get track position. A red flag for CJ Leary, who flipped his sprint car out of turn one, set up a green-white-checkered finish to give the pair a chance to settle the battle. Ballou worked on Cottle for second, but didn’t have enough time to make the pass. Thomas, Jr. won the race with Cottle in second with Ballou trailing Cottle by less than 0.2 seconds for third. Race Results 6/24
  • World of Outlaws)Racing on the bullrings of his home state of California early in his career taught Brad Sweet how to negotiate some pretty intimidating cushions. A nearly foot and a half cushion that resembled more a ledge on Wednesday night at I-96 Speedway in Michigan didn't faze Sweet, nor did a battle with six-time and defending series champion Donny Schatz. DIRT/World of Outlaws 6/24
  • Atomic Speedway OH)All Stars....#1 Dale Blaney #22 Cole Duncan #W20 Greg Wilson #21 DJ Foos #9P Parker Price-Miller #97A Brandon Wimmer #17B Josh Baughman #10H Chad Kemenah #9x Rob Chaney #81 Lee Jacobs #4X Jimmy Stinson #45 Tim Shaffer #5T Travis Philo #35AU Jamie Veal #4 Danny Smith #2L Logan Forler #60K Kory Crabtree #35R Ronnie Blair #89 Cody D 6/24rrah #59N Bryan Nuckles #40 Caleb Helms #93 Sheldon Haudenschild #6H Kenny Jacobs #59 Danny Holtgraver #98H Dave Blaney #3G James McFadden6/24

PRESS

  • Jack Dover)Jack Dover is riding the wave of his career-best winning streak. Dover scored a victory during all three races last weekend to give him five wins in a nine-day span, which topped last year's four-race winning streak. Press Releases6/24
  • Civil War)Check out some of the action from last Saturday’s Civil War event! http://petersenmediainc.com/video-track-pass-petaluma-speedway-june-20th-2015/ 6/24
  • Downforce Designs)Downforce Designs is looking to take another step forward. The Washington State based company is seeking applicants for a press assistant, production artist and embroidery specialist. Press Releases6/24
  • USAC)Inheriting the lead on lap 26, Matt Rossi of South Central, Arizona held off all challengers to win the “5th Annual Father’s Day Classic” at Canyon Speedway Park. For Rossi, Saturday’s $1,500 USAC SouthWest Sprint Car triumph was his first win of the season. “Chargin” Charles Davis Jr., Stevie Sussex, “The Magic Man” Mike Martin”, and “The Radio Flyer” Bruce St. James chased Rossi to the finish line. USAC 6/24
  • NW Speed Week)For the second straight year Speedweek Northwest will begin in the Golden State of California. Siskiyou Motor Speedway will be the site of the first race of six for the Western Sprint Tour sanctioned extravaganza on Sunday June 28th. Last year Kyle Hirst kept the Finley Farms winning streak intact. In fact the Finley Farms team has won every single Sprint Car race at SMS since 2011 through various sanctioning bodies. Press Releases6/24
  • NW Speed Week)2015 has been an absolutely breakout year for Robbie Price. The Cobble Hill, British Columbia teenager has traveled quite a bit this season and has cracked off two wins at Skagit Speedway in Alger, Washington in local competition. He will look to have the same sort of success during Speedweek Northwest. Press Releases6/24
  • NWWT)Sunset Speedway Park would host the fourth race of 2015 for the Northwest Wingless Tour on Saturday June 20th. It would mark the first time that the NWWT had visited the “Banks Bullring” this year. Also in attendance were drivers representing the Oregon Double Shot Series. A total of thirteen drivers would be on tap representing the states of Oregon and Washington. Press Releases6/24
  • Matt Mitchell)Title contender Matt Mitchell of Yorba Linda, Calif., faces one of his biggest challenges of the Amsoil USAC/CRA Sprint Car season when he races at Santa Maria (Calif.) Speedway on July 3. Press Releases6/24
  • Big Al Kids & Motorsports)Several events are on tap for the Big Al Kids & Motorsports Foundation this summer. The foundation, which was created to provide motor sports trips and racing opportunities for children battling life-threatening conditions and illnesses, will host a pinewood derby in Washington next month and one during the famed Knoxville Nationals in mid-August. Press Releases6/24
  • NW Speed Week)One of the big hitters from Big Sky Country will be back for Speedweek Northwest. Phil Dietz, of the Billings, Montana area, has been pretty fast in local competition. He will look to carry that momentum over for the whole week. Press Releases6/24
  • Dodge City Raceway Park KS)It will be a Sprint Car racing fan’s nirvana at Dodge City Raceway Park on Saturday night as the track hosts the Seventh Annual Steve King Memorial. The NCRA Sprint Cars will face off with the ASCS Red River Regional forces in Saturday night’s Seventh Annual Steve King Memorial with the URSS Sprint Cars mixing it up with the Precise Racing Products DCRP Sprint Cars as well atop the 3/8-mile clay oval. Racing action fires off at 7:30 p.m. Press Releases6/24

2:00pm

PRESS

  • Brent Marks)The 25th edition of Pennsylvania Sprint Speedweek presented by Jake’s Wayback Burgers is set to ignite this Friday evening, June 26th; kicking off nine nights of ‘410’ sprint car competition in Pennsylvania and northern Maryland between June 26th and July 5th. Brent Marks, pilot of the familiar Brent Marks Racing, BAPS Auto Paint & Supplies, Creekside Auto Sales, Fredericksburg Eagle Hotel, Diamond Toyota, no. 19M ‘410’ sprint car, will follow the entire Pennsylvania Sprint Speedweek schedule in 2015; hunting for a chunk of the $25,000 point fun, as well as a career-first Pennsylvania Sprint Speedweek championship. The 2015 Pennsylvania Sprint Speedweek title is worth $10,000. Press Releases6/24
  • TJ Michael)With four nights of competition already in the books since Friday, June 19th, ‘The Texas Traveler’ T.J. Michael will now look ahead to the remaining portion of his own version of ‘speedweek’ beginning tonight at the I-96 Speedway near Lake Odessa, Michigan. Michael, pilot of the Advanced Cast Stone, Fremont Fence Company, Kear’s Speed Shop, Snap-On, no. 8M ‘410’ sprint car, has followed the UNOH All Star Circuit of Champions during much of their Ohio Sprint Speedweek campaign, but will venture off the trail tonight, June 24th, for one event before rejoining the All Star competitors on Thursday through Saturday, June 25th - 27th. Press Releases6/24
  • ASCS Gulf South)Race Fans: $7,000.00 CASH awaits any driver who can with both ASCS Gulf South A-features this weekend. Friday night: Heart of Texas Speedway, Waco, TX. $3,000.00 to win Saturday night: Lonestar Speedway, Kilgore, TX. $3,000.00 to win Plus $1,000.00 bonus to win both A-feature events. Driver Purse: 1st $3,000, 2nd $1,500, 3rd $1,000, 4th $750, 5th $650, 6th $550, 7th $450, 8th $425, 9th $400, 10th -$375, 11th $355, 12th $350, 13th $345, 14th $340, 15th $335, 16th $330, 17th $325, 18th $320, 19th $315, 20th $310. $100.00 for non-qualifiers Driver top five in points: #88 Scottie McDonald 636, #1A Kevin Ramey 626, #25m Michael McNeil 586, #21t Ray Allen Kulhanek 577, #28 Tommy Bryant 549.6/24
  • Oswego Speedway NY)The summer schedule at Oswego Speedway officially kicks into high gear Saturday, July 4 with the Speedway’s annual ‘Christmas in July’ celebration, to go along with extra distance Grand Prix features for the Novelis Supermodifieds and Pathfinder Bank SBS. Press Releases6/24
  • URSS)The United Rebel Sprint Series returns to action this weekend with a double header as they travel to Dodge City Raceway Park in Dodge City Ks for the second time this season Saturday night for the Steve King Memorial. They will then travel 90 miles north to make their second appearance at Wakeeney Speedway in Wakeeney KS on Sunday night. Press Releases6/24
  • KSE Racing Products)A name that is becoming synonymous with winning night after night is Donny Schatz, and that was true to form over the last week as Schatz used his KSE Racing Products to sweep a three-race week with the World of Outlaws. Schatz kicked his winning off on Wednesday night, as he became the series’ first winner at the Granite City Speedway. As the series moved to the Dakota’s on Friday and Saturday the Fargo, ND native continued his winning ways as he used his KSE Racing Products to win at the River Cities Speedway and the Dakota State Fair Speedway. Press Releases6/24
  • Donny Schatz)With summer officially here, the mercury in thermometers all across the country will continue to rise. In World of Outlaws (WoO) Sprint Car Series competition, the arrival of summer traditionally has signaled the time when Tony Stewart-Curb Agajanian Racing’s (TSR) Donny Schatz begins to heat up, but this year the driver of the TSR No. 15 Bad Boy Buggies/Chevrolet Performance J&J and his TSR team have already reached a boiling pace and are in the midst of a five-race winning streak heading to three races this week. Press Releases6/24
  • Dakota Hendrickson)After getting a night of testing in aboard the Van Dyke Motorsports No. 5v machine, Dakota Hendrickson was very pleased with how the car felt over the weekend. “We had a chance to test last week, and we all really feel that we came away with some good information, and I think that showed over the weekend.” Press Releases6/24
  • Shane Stewart)Driver Shane Stewart and the Larson Marks Racing team continue to click off runner-up finishes with two more last week. Stewart and the team have now earned 10 runner-up finishes this season, including two in the last three World of Outlaws races. Six of the 10, including the last three, have been runner-up finishes to Donny Schatz. Press Releases6/24
  • CRASH PAD) Last weekend Compression Fractures happened again. One driver said he was ok during the crash until he landed on all fours at the end. He walked away but went to the doctor when his back was still hurting the next day and X-rays revealed the broken back. Do yourself a favor and Reduce the Risk of Compression Fracture in a crash. The CRASH PAD has the Right Stuff to slow your downward motion. Don’t find out by Accident!!! Order online or get one from the long list of dealers at www.802solutions.com.6/24
  • Beaver Dam WI/SLS Promotions)Less than 24 hours before he won last year at Beaver Dam Raceway in Wisconsin, World of Outlaws Sprint Car Series driver Brad Sweet was involved in one of the most scary accidents in series history, during an event in Iowa. The wreck tore his car in half and left him with a broken ankle. Sitting in the hospital still at 6 a.m. on race morning, he was not sure if he would even be able to race at Beaver Dam. Press Releases6/24
  • W Burlington IA/SLS Promotions)Paul McMahan has had a fast race car for most of the season with the World of Outlaws Sprint Car Series, he just hasn’t had the best of luck. Last week he was leading a race when a lapped car got into him, ending his night. On other occasions, misfortune has popped up, thwarting several potential strong runs. Press Releases6/24
  • USAC)Continuing his bid for Rookie of the Year, Tristan Guardino of Fremont, California led all 30-laps to claim his first USAC West Coast Sprint Car victory. By claiming Saturday’s main event at Santa Maria Raceway, Guardino earned $1,500 for his efforts. Brody Roa, Bud Kaeding, Trey Marcham, and Richard Vander Weerd followed the young driver to the checkered flags. USAC 6/24

4:30am

RESULTS

  • All Stars)Dale Blaney of Hartford, Ohio picked up the UNOH All Star Circuit of Champions victory in his own back yard on Tuesday evening, June 23rd; winning night five of the 33rd Annual Ohio Sprint Speedweek presented by Cometic Gasket at the Sharon Speedway in Hartford, Ohio. For Blaney, it was his second Ohio Sprint Speedweek victory and his fifth UNOH All Star Circuit of Champions victory of the 2015 season. ‘The Lowrider’ now has 120 career UNOH All Star Circuit of Champions victories as the series moves ahead to the Atomic Speedway in Waverly, Ohio on Wednesday, June 24th. All Stars 6/24
  • Sharon Speedway OH)After losing the last two years' Ohio Speedweek events to rain, Mother Nature threw her best at Sharon Speedway again dumping heavy rain and storms over the Hartford, Ohio oval throughout the morning hours leaving the facility water logged. Track officials though went to work and went on with the show as Dale Blaney picked up the Ohio Speedweek win for Tony Stewart's new All Star Circuit of Champions Sprint CarsRace Results 6/24
  • Photos)Weekend and weekday photos are in SpeedShotz6/22

PRESS

  • NCRA)A huge weekend of sprint car action takes place this weekend as the National Championship Racing Association of Park City, Kansas presented by Precise Racing Products sprint car division closes out the month of June with a weekend double header with the American Bank of Oklahoma American Sprint Car Series Red River region. Press Releases6/24
  • Inside Lane)This week’s edition of “The Inside Lane” on ESPN 92.3 FM presented by Custom Metal Coating with Steve Inch and Todd Steward will air at 5 p.m. (EST) Thursday, June 25, featuring interviews with Michael Printup, Lucas Wolfe, and Matt Campbell. Press Releases6/24
  • Williams Grove Speedway PA)Williams Grove Speedway’s Saturday Night Series returns to action this weekend after suffering their first rain out last weekend. Saturday night Williams Grove Speedway will present Manufacturer’s Night for the 358 Late Models. Central PA 6/24
  • Jace Vander Weerd)Spending Saturday night at the Santa Maria Speedway in Nipomo, CA with the USAC West Coast 360 Series, Jace Vander Weerd picked up a Top-10 finish with the series as he sits third in the 2015 Championship Standings. “The track was pretty slick, and we just tightened up too much for the feature event,” Jace Vander Weerd said. “The track ended up getting better in the A, and building a cushion and we struggled a little.” Press Releases6/24
  • Selinsgrove Speedway PA)The rescheduled 14th Annual Pro Stock 20 sponsored by A&A Auto Stores from May 30 will take place at 7:30 p.m. this Saturday, June 27, at Selinsgrove Speedway. The championship race will pay $1,000 to win and $100 to start. This Saturday will also be youth baseball and softball night with boys and girls ages 13 and under who come to the races in their uniforms admitted FREE. Central PA 6/24
  • Richard Vander Weerd)With engine woes plaguing Richard Vander Weerd in winged action, the Vander Weerd Racing team opted to dismount the wings, and take the normal winged car to Santa Maria on Saturday night where Vander Weerd would finish in the fifth spot. Press Releases6/24
  • Keller Auto Speedway CA)The Keller Auto Speedway will be back in action on Saturday night as the track plays host to the USAC West Coast 360 series along with the RaceSaver 305’s, the Mini Stocks and the Stock Cars. Coming to the speedway after an exciting race last Saturday night at the Santa Maria Speedway, the USAC West Coast 360 series is led by current point leader Danny Faria through nine events thus far in 2015. Press Releases6/24
  • Dale Blaney)Dale Blaney is heading into the midpoint of the UNOH All Star Circuit of Champions Ohio Speedweek in a good position. Blaney and the Mainstream Holdings, Inc., backed CH Motorsports team have recorded a feature victory and three top 10s during four races. They currently rank fourth in Speedweek standings, only 72 points out of the lead with five events remaining. Press Releases6/24
  • Joe Hunt Wingless)After a very successful debut at the Calistoga Speedway back in April, the Wingless Series presented by Joe Hunt Magnetos makes it’s second a final visit to the scenic mile facility on Saturday night as they run alongside the King of the West Series. Press Releases6/24
  • Joe Trenca)Things are clicking for Joe Trenca, who recorded his first career podium finish last Friday during his debut at Big Diamond Speedway. "We've been working really well together and are having a ton of fun," he said. "We're getting good starts and drawing well. The car has been fast. We're still figuring out things to get better, but my confidence is at the highest right now. We're hoping that a win is right around the corner." Press Releases6/24
  • Brandon Hanks)Brandon Hanks is coming off a trying weekend for the David Smith Racing team. "This past weekend we were scratching our heads," he said. "We struggled with the car and couldn't get it to do what we wanted to do. We were too tight. We could get it good come feature-time, but that's too late." Press Releases6/24
  • White Lightning Motorsports)White Lightning Motorsports found Victory Lane for the fourth total time this season last Saturday at Knoxville Raceway, where Devin Kline powered to his third 305ci win of the year. "The longer we get in the season things keep clicking," he said. "The team is working real well. Everything is falling into place at about the right time. Here on out is where we want to make a name for ourselves and continue to do well." Press Releases6/24
  • Knoxville Raceway IA)Four Knoxville Raceway dignitaries will be inducted into the Knoxville Raceway Hall of Fame in a ceremony on Saturday June 27 at 12:00pm Noon in Dyer-Hudson Hall and introduced to the public trackside during the night’s event. The afternoon banquet and luncheon is a reunion for all Knoxville Raceway Hall of Fame members and their families. Tickets are free for Hall of Fame members and available to the public for a cost of $15. The meal will be pork loin or chicken parmesan, potatoes, salad, rolls, tea/lemondae/water, ticket must be purchased by Friday June 26th at the ticket office, call 641-842-5431. Press Releases6/24
  • Caleb Helms)Caleb Helms enters the middle of the UNOH All Star Circuit of Champions Ohio Speedweek ranked eighth in the standings. "We're not where we want to be," he said. "We feel like we should be more competitive than this. We're trying to find a little bit more, but we've been a lot better since we tore the car apart. We've been making some strides in the right direction. We're just trying to get it fine-tuned and put the whole night together." Press Releases6/24
  • Channin Tankersley)Channin Tankersley took advantage of last weekend's ASCS Gulf South Region rainouts by making his mod lite debut. "A friend of mine asked if I wanted to run it at like noon on Saturday," he said. "We got it over there and dusted the cobwebs off it. It was something to go have fun with." Press Releases6/24
  • Derek Hagar)Derek Hagar powered to a pair of runner-up results last weekend in Missouri. Hagar kicked off the competition on Saturday at Lucas Oil Speedway in Wheatland by advancing from fourth to third place in a Lucas Oil ASCS National Tour heat race. That lined him up on the outside of the sixth row for the main event. Press Releases6/24
  • Cody Wampler)Cody Wampler is inching closer to his first victory of the season. Wampler led several laps before posting a runner-up result in the Randall Buzbee owned champ sprint last Saturday at Lawton Speedway. Press Releases6/24
  • J&J Auto Racing)The run to victory lane continued for J&J Auto Racing teams last weekend in Sprint car action. Donny Schatz remained extremely hot winning three consecutive World of Outlaws A-Feature events and was joined in the winner's circle by fellow J&J racers Josh Weller in URC, Jared Zimbardi in PST, Chris Shirek in NOSA, and Matt Hope in Carolina Racesaver action. Press Releases6/24
  • Column)"Florida Open Wheel Summer Race Report"by Richard Golardi Florida Open Wheel6/24
  • Mercer Raceway Park PA)Mercer Raceway Park will host Patriots Night on Saturday, June 27. The racing program will be a Saturday Night Live! event with six exciting divisions in competition. But, the highlight of the evening will be the sensational Fireworks display presented by Pizza Joe's, the official pizza of Mercer Raceway Park. And, as a bonus, current and former military members will be admitted free of charge with their military identification, as will all Scouts in uniform! Press Releases6/24
  • Chase Dietz)Chase Dietz and ‘358’ car owner Troy Godfrey added another podium finish to their list of 2015 accomplishments during the recent weekend; finishing second at the Williams Grove Speedway on Friday night, June 19th during the 25-lap ‘358’ sprint car championship. Dietz, the 2014 Lincoln Speedway ‘358’ track champion, is a recent winner at ‘The Grove’ during ‘358’ sprint car competition, and is now two-for-two in podium finishes during his last two starts. In addition, Chase Dietz and the Godfrey Racing Engines ‘5’ team donated over $1,000 towards the charity ‘Olivia’s House’ after the Friday night program. Press Releases6/24

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