'15 To Be Final Year For SDW At Syracuse Fairgrounds

Event Will Move In 2016 To New Location After Celebrating 100+ Years Of Racing At NYSF


Story By: CHRIS DOLACK / DIRTCAR
Photo By: DAVE DALESANDRO / RPW


SYRACUSE, NY - September 1, 2015 - DIRTcar Racing announced today this year's NAPA Super DIRT Week, Oct. 7-11, will be the "Finale at the Fairgrounds" in Syracuse before moving to a new venue in 2016 following the State of New York's announcement to remove the grandstands and mile-oval as part of the New York State Fairgrounds renovations.

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Unfinished Business: Blaney Heading Back To SDW

Veteran Racer Teaming Up With J&S Racing & Halmar Int’l For Dirt Week Assault


Story By: RACE PRO WEEKLY STAFF
Photos By: DAVE DALESANDRO, JEFF CLEMONS & MIKE PETRUCCI / RPW


HIGHLAND, NY – September 1, 2015 - In 1993, he dominated the Syracuse 200 but didn’t bring home the win. In 1998, he did the same. He’s run second on three separate occasions to the likes of Johnson, Horton and Hearn on the Dirt Modified’s biggest stage. Could 2015 be the year? Dave Blaney is hoping so.

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Big Week At The Local Speedways...



Photos By: MIKE PETRUCCI, ALICIA ROSSI & AMBER CHALMERS / RPW


September 1, 2015 - Welcome to Warren's Weekend Roundup...a column that let's you dive into the things you didn't see at the races.

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A Really Great Night Of Action At Glen Ridge


Photos By: BOB LANSING


September 1, 2015 - It sits on top of a hill overlooking the Mohawk Valley. If you were to stand in turn one and look over the valley, you would see the legendary Fonda Speedway to the right and to the left, nestled amongst rolling fields and farmland the New York State Thruway. In between, sits a small piece of land that holds a track simply known too many as The Ridge but in reality is the little track that could.

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Hackel Holds Off Heavy Hitters In Devil’s Bowl Thriller

Christensen Takes Inaugural Outlaw Midget Win


Story By: JUSTIN ST. LOUIS / DEVILS BOWL SPEEDWAY
Photos By: MEMOR EVENTS


WEST HAVEN, VT - September 1, 2015 - Bobby Hackel brought the house down in a thrilling finish on The Dirt Track at Devil’s Bowl Speedway on Sunday, August 30.  The 20 year-old from Rensselaer, NY overcame every challenge thrown his way, fending off two of the northeast’s hottest stock car drivers in Kenny Tremont Jr. and Adam Pierson.

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Zeiner Wins From 14th At Mahoning Valley

Jeremy Miller Holds On In Wild 3-Wide Late Model Finish


Story By: DINO OBERTO / MAHONING VALLEY SPEEDWAY
Photos By: RENEE TIDABACK / RPW


LEHIGHTON, PA - September 1, 2015 - For the second time in as many weeks Bath’s Zane Zeiner was part of Mahoning Valley Speedway’s Victory Lane. On the previous Saturday night Chip Santee was victorious thanks in part to a set-up by Zeiner. This time around it would be himself enjoying the laurels as he drove his Atlantic Sprinkler No. 76 to a decisive victory in the 35-lap contest.

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Doyle, Heroth Find Rides For Oswego Classic Weekend

Small Block Super Veterans Secure Supermodifieds For Big Weekend At Speedway


Story By: DAN KAPUSCINSKI / OSWEGO SPEEDWAY
Photo By: KREIG HEROTH RACING


OSWEGO, NY - September 1, 2015 - When Budweiser International Classic Weekend racing activity kicks off on Friday, September 4 with ‘Corr/Pak Merchandising Fast Friday’ at Oswego Speedway, Pathfinder Bank SBS veterans Dalton Doyle and Kreig Heroth will have a little extra on their Classic plates.

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MacMichael Wins Third In A Row At Monadnock

Driver Celebrates Three Week Race Win Streak At Speedway


Story By: DAN BYRNE / MONADNOCK SPEEDWAY
Photo By: NEW ENGLAND GRAPHIX


WINCHESTER, NH - September 1, 2015 - It was another fine evening for racing this past Saturday at the high banks of Monadnock Speedway as the Pro 4 Modified series came to town to join with the regular Whelen All-American divisions.

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Matt Sheppard Wins Again At Utica-Rome Speedway

'Super Matt' Is Super Again For Ninth Win of Season At Track


Story By: JOHN TIFF / UTICA-ROME SPEEDWAY
Photos By: OTTO GRAHAM & DAVE DALESANDRO / RPW


VERNON, NY - August 31, 2015 - This past Sunday night, August 30, Matt Sheppard collected his ninth NASCAR Whelen All-American Series win of the season on Williams Tire and Auto night, collection a $2,000 paycheck.  Matt Janczuk was the victor in the 602 Sportsman while Jack Miller took his second consecutive win in the Open Sportsman while Glenn Forward was victorious for the eighth time in the Pro Street Stocks.

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Tremont Makes Statement With Win At Lebanon Valley

Driver Charges From 18th to Claim Fifth Win Of 2015 On High Banks


Story By: PHIL ALLAWAY / LEBANON VALLEY SPEEDWAY
Photos By: AMBER CHALMERS & ALICIA ROSS / RPW


WEST LEBANON, NY - August 31, 2015 - With only three race nights remaining on the schedule, Saturday night was crunch time for Lebanon Valley’s competitors.  Brett Hearn entered Saturday night with a 19-point lead in the Modified points, but eager to charge after running out of fuel within sight of the finish Tuesday night.  The margin would not be quite so great after the night was over.

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