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'Iron Mike Colsten' Looks to Repeat Five Mile Point Championship

Colsten Looking to Win Second Straight Five Mile Point Speedway Title

Story By:  FIVE MILE POINT SPEEDWAY  Photos By:  RPW FILE PHOTOS


KIRKWOOD, NY- August 29, 2014-
This Saturday is Season Championship Night at Five Mile Point Speedway.  All of the 2014 titles are still undecided entering the regular season finale.  The Modifieds will compete in a 50 lap special event that will pay $2,000 to the winner.  Racing will get underway at 6 p.m. with all of the popular weekly racing divisions in action.

 

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Triple-Header Action on Tap for Lucas Oil Late Model Series

Lucas Oil Late Model Dirt Series Preparing for Huge Labor Day Weekend of Racing

Press Release By:  LUCAS OIL LATE MODEL DIRT SERIES MEDIA  Photos By:  RPW FILE PHOTOS


WAYCROSS, GA- August 29, 2014-
The Lucas Oil Late Model Dirt Series gets back in action this weekend with 3 big Labor Day weekend events.  The LOLMDS will compete at three different venues this weekend with over $165,000 in prize money up for grabs.  The series will start the weekend with a visit to Attica Raceway Park in Attica, OH this Friday, August 29TH.

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Stewart Returns to Action at Atlanta

Tony Stewart to return to racing at Atlanta

Story By:  SETH LIVINGSTONE / NASCAR WIRE SERVICE  Photo By:  GETTY IMAGES / NASCAR



CONCORD, NC- August 29, 2014-
Stewart-Haas Racing today announced that Tony Stewart will return to racing this weekend, participating in the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series events at Atlanta Motor Speedway.

Stewart returns to the race track for the first time since the fatal sprint car accident at Canandaigua (New York) Motorsports Park on Aug. 9 involving Kevin Ward Jr. He had previously sat out the NASCAR Sprint Cup races at Watkins Glen International, Michigan International Speedway and Bristol Motor Speedway.

 

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Baltes Classic Kicks Off Busy Eldora Stretch

'If I Sell One More Hot Dog I Might Break Even'

Story By:  ELDORA SPEEDWAY MEDIA  Photos By:  LARRY REESE


ROSSBURG, OH- August 29, 2014- There is a lot on the line when racing action returns to Eldora Speedway Sunday night (Aug. 31) for the seventh annual Baltes Classic presented by Coors Light – saluting founders Earl and Berneice Baltes.

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Dippel Has A Blast With Georgetown Dominance

Teenager Tyler Dippel Shocks The First State & Wins Georgetown Speedway ‘Beach Blast’ Worth $5,850; New York Star Dominates Inaugural Event Before A Packed House; Brett Ballard Tops $1,000 Crate 602 Sportsman Field
Story By: ALISON BYRAM/BD MOTORSPORTS MEDIA    Photos By: RICK SWEETEN/RPW




GEORGETOWN, DE.  August 28,2014...
Tyler Dippel captured his first Big-Block Modified win in the First State at Georgetown Speedway, on his first ever start at the half-mile clay oval: driving a Small-Block. Tyler Dippel, a 14 year old stand-out of Wallkill, N.Y., made the long tow south to Georgetown Speedway for the Inaugural “Beach Blast” collecting an astounding $5,850 in cash and contingency awards for the 35-lap event promoted by BD Motorsports Media, LLC and driver, Eric Kormann. Dippel was the class of the field, being one of only few that could command the topside of the historic track.

 

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Danny Varin: Back in the Saddle

After a Terrifying Wreck that Left Him Without His Modified, Varin Has Found a New Home Behind the Wheel of a Hig Fab Chassis

Story By:  MATT NOLES / RPW  Photos By:  OTTO GRAHAM and JEREMY McGAFFIN / RPW

FONDA, NY- August 28, 2014- Sometimes a change can do you good.

Sheryl Crow proclaimed this amidst the sounds of percussion instruments and guitars on a track from her 1997 self-titled album in an almost prolific and definite manner.  Then again, Ms. Crow has never spent much of her downtime with racecar drivers.  Aside from losing, there seems to be only one other item that they despise most; change.

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Sheppard Ready for Granby Showdown

Super DIRTcar Series, DIRTcar Pro Stock Series and DIRTcar 358-Modified Series make for action-packed weekend in Quebec

Story By:  JULIA FOY / DIRTcar SERIES MEDIA  Photos By:  DAVE DALESANDRO / RPW


WEEDSPORT, NY- August 28, 2014-
With a mere three-point lead, Super DIRTcar Series driver Matt Sheppard has his work cut out for him as he charges into September.

The Super DIRTcar Big Block Modified Series heads to Autodrome Granby in Granby, Quebec, for a 100-lap feature Saturday, Sept. 6. Sheppard, the three-time series champion out of Waterloo, N.Y.,sits at the top of the point standings with Billy Decker, of Sidney, N.Y., just three points behind.

 

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Eckert Eyes Home State Advantage during Outlaw Tripleheader

Eckert Hopes To End World of Outlaws Late Model Series Winless Streak During Labor Day Weekend Tripleheader,Pennsylvania Driver Eyes Home-State Events at Lernerville & Selinsgrove

Story By:  JOSHUA JOINER / WoO LM SERIES MEDIA  Photos By:  RPW PHOTO FILES



CONCORD, NC- August 28, 2014-
Time is running out on Rick Eckert. With seven races remaining on the 2014 World of Outlaws Late Model Series schedule, Eckert, the national tour's 2011 champion and fourth all-time winningest driver, is dangerously close to ending the season winless on the series for just the second time in 10 years and for the first time since 2007.

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Utica-Rome Speedway Championship Fight Coming down to the Wire

Huge Weekend of Racing This Weekend at Utica-Rome Speedway with Track Titles to be Decided and $10,000-to-win New Yorker up for Grabs

Press Release By:  JOHN TIFF / UTICA-ROME SPEEDWAY MEDIA  Photos By:  OTTO GRAHAM / RPW



VERNON, NY- August 28, 2014-
With summer drawing to a close, so is the point chase at the Utica-Rome Speedway with track titles in the weekly divisions being decided this Sunday, August 31, on GatesCole.com night.  Sunday evening is the first of two consecutive nights of racing as part of the New Yorker 200 Weekend that will also include the third and final visit by the Lucas Oil Empire Super Sprints plus fireworks by Majestic, weather permitting.

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Levi's Coming: Jones Returns for Duquoin Silver Crown Special

Levi Jones Readies For Silver Crown Return

Story By:  USAC SERIES MEDIA  Photos By:  DAVE DALESANDRO / RPW



DUQUOIN, IL- August 28, 2014-
Levi Jones is back. Jones, one of USAC’s most accomplished racers who hasn’t raced in more than a year, returns to the cockpit Sunday night for the Ted Horn 100 at the DuQuoin (Ill.) State Fairgrounds. The one-mile oval sits just an hour southeast of Jones’ residence of Swansea, Ill., and about the same distance southwest of his hometown of Olney, Ill.

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