Rick Ware Racing Unveils '17 NASCAR Cup Series Plans

Team Plans To Compete In Series Starting With Daytona 500 In February

Story By: LISA WARE / RICK WARE RACING
Published: January 21, 2017

THOMASVILLE, NC - Officials from Rick Ware Racing (RWR) announced today the team’s intent to compete in the 2017 Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series as an “open non-chartered” team beginning with next month’s 59th annual Daytona 500 at Daytona International Speedway.

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Eastern Ontario Vintage Retools 50's & 60's Class

EOVSCC Makes Changes To Division For 2017 Racing Campaign

Story By: JEFF CIGLICH / EASTERN ONTARIO VINTAGE STOCK CAR CLUB
Published: January 21, 2017

MERRICKVILLE, ONT - The Eastern Ontario Vintage Stock Car Club’s Executive held a meeting this past Thursday at the request of member Tim Charland. On the agenda was eligibility for the 50’s 60’s division. Although there have always been “original” vintage racers in the Club, the cold hard reality is the majority of the EOVSCC are now the more modern chassis with vintage shells attached.

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Anthony Kumpen Set To Return To Daytona

NWES Champ To Run XFINITY Series At Daytona; Adds Road Course Race

Story By: PRECISION PERFORMANCE MOTORSPORTS
Published: January 21, 2017

CHINA GROVE, NC - Reigning NASCAR Whelen Euro Series Champion Anthony Kumpen will return to the NASCAR Xfinity Series in 2017 thanks to the Nexteer Road to Daytona program. He benefited from the prize awarded by NWES for his 2016 title to help him building this campaign which will include at least two races at the wheel of the #46 LeasePlan Chevrolet Camaro fielded by Precision Performance Motorsports at Daytona and at Mid-Ohio.

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The Way Racing Was, & Is, For 'Canada Joe' Plazek

The Former Driver Talks The Past, & The Present, Of Modified Racing...And So Much More

Column By: BOBBY CHALMERS / RPW
Published: January 20, 2017

GRIMSBY, ONT - If you were a fan of Northeast Dirt Modified racing in the 80's and the 90's, you remember his iconic car number.  If you were a someone who went to races at the Moody Mile during that time, you remember Joe Marotta & Jack Burgess calling out his nickname.  But in the early 2000's, he left the sport abruptly.  Why'd he do that?  What does he think of the sport today?  This is a raw and candid interview with "Canada Joe" Plazek.

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Kyle Weiss Prepping For Another Season At Grandview

Veteran Driver Looking To Come Back To Weekly 358-Modified Action At Speedway

Column By: RANDY KANE / RPW
Published: January 20, 2017

SCHUYLKILL HAVEN, PA - Longtime second-generation Schuylkill Haven veteran racer and car owner Kyle Weiss is prepared to turn 43-years-old, in February. In the meantime during the winter offseason, Weiss has been laying the foundation for another season of weekly 358 Modified competition at Grandview Speedway.

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Sowle Trailer Repair Signs As Albany-Saratoga Sponsor

Modified, Sportsman & Pro Stock Classes To Benefit From S-T-R Support Throughout the Year

Story By: JO ANN DAVIES / ALBANY-SARATOGA SPEEDWAY
Published: January 20, 2017

MALTA, NY - Sowle Trailer Repair, a family owned and operated mobile repair, towing and recovery business located in Glen, NY, has signed on with Albany-Saratoga Speedway to support three divisions of racing throughout the 2017 season.

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Rick Hendrick Reached Pinnacle Of Success In NASCAR

From Small Beginnings, Now NASCAR Hall Of Famer Also Successful In Business

Story By: OWEN A. KEARNS / NASCAR
Published: January 20, 2017

DAYTONA BEACH, FL - It’s said reaching the top is the easy part; staying there is more difficult.  For Rick Hendrick, the climb up the mountain required a decade of hard work culminating in Hendrick Motorsports capturing its first NASCAR premier series championship in 1995.

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Grandview & RCN/TV Team Up For 17th Season

Bechtelsville, PA Track To Have Racing Action Covered On Station For Six Dates In 2017

Story By: ERNIE SAXTON / GRANDVIEW SPEEDWAY
Published: January 20, 2017

BECHTELSVILLE, PA - For the 17th straight season Lehigh Valley, PA’s RCN/TV will offer television coverage of six dates of NASCAR sanctioned Saturday night stock car racing at Grandview Speedway.

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Woodhull Raceway Changes Qualifying Format For 2017

Decision To Change The Draw Format For The Upcoming Season

Story By: STEVEN OVENS / WOODHULL RACEWAY
Published: January 20, 2017

WOODHULL, NY - During last Sunday's rules meetings held at the Woodhull Fire Department, Woodhull Raceway owners Ted and Brandi White and the technical rules staff were presented with the idea of changing up the draw format for the 2017 race season.

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British Columbia's Beaulieu Making The Trip To Volusia

Driver Will Be Making The Long Haul To Florida In Search Of A Gator

Story By: CLAYTON JOHNS / DIRTCAR
Published: January 20, 2017

CONCORD, NC - Jason Beaulieu will log the most miles of any competitor at the DIRTcar Nationals at Volusia Speedway Park next month. Just as he has each of the past six seasons.

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