Corellis and Speed Kick Off Lebanon Valley's 2014 Season

Donnie Corellis Takes 62nd Season Opener and $3,000

Story By:  RODNEY RESCOTT / LVS MEDIA  Photos By:  AMBER CHALMERS / RPW


WEST LEBANON, NY- April 13, 2014- A gorgeous afternoon in mid-April was just what the Doctor ordered at the legendary high banks of Lebanon Valley Speedway.

The 62nd Season opener packed the stands full of fans for a battle in all classes with Donnie Corellis taking home the Big Block Modified win, and Robbie Speed scored the win in the closing laps of the Pro Stock Opener.

This early in the season, dirt tracks biggest challenge is weather.  For a season opener after such a harsh winter, the ½ mile dirt oval alongside NYS Route 20 in West Lebanon was the best it could be for this time of year.

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Sheppard Holds Off The Varin Boys for Fonda Opening Night Victory

Sheppard Wins on Opening Night at Fonda Speedway

Story By:  RON SZCZERBA / FONDA SPEEDWAY MEDIA  Photos By:  JAY FISH and OTTO GRAHAM / RPW


FONDA, NY- April 13, 2014-
With the new management of DeLorenzo Motorsports taking over the reins at Fonda, Saturday evening started a new chapter at the “Track of Champions” Fonda Speedway and it was Matt Sheppard who made a fantastic move on a green/white flag restart with one lap to go to take an exciting win over Fonda Speedway regular Danny Varin.

“That was a lot of fun,” Sheppard told Toby LaGrange after the victory. “What a last lap that was.”

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Manmiller and Strunk Split Grandview Modified Features

Stoudt and Umbenhauer Also Score Feature Wins In NASCAR Stock Racing At Grandview Saturday Night

Story By:  ERNIE SAXTON / GRANDVIEW SPEEDWAY MEDIA  Photos By:  BOB YURKO / RPW

BECHTELSVILLE, PA- April 13, 2014- Shoemakersville’s Doug Manmiller and Jeff Strunk, Pottstown, two of the best talents in area 358 Modified racing,  shared the victories in the Twin 20-lap NASCAR Whelen All-American Series Modified features on Saturday night at Grandview Speedway claiming a $2250 payday which included the $250 bonus from T.P. Trailers, Limerick.

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Davenport Crowned King of the Commonwealth

Jonathan Davenport Crowned King of the Commonwealth at Virginia Motor Speedway
Story By:  KELLEY CARLTON and DAVE SEAY / VMS MEDIA  Photos By:  DAVE DALESANDRO / RPW

JAMAICA, VA- April 13, 2014- The Aaron’s King of the Commonwealth was on Jonathan Davenport and Kevin Rumley’s list of high priority events. Not that every event isn’t important, but the King of the Commonwealth is a victory that both driver and his race team highly coveted. Both have been very successful at Bill Sawyer’s beautiful Virginia Motor Speedway over the years.

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Laffert Tops Port Royal 410's

Lafferty, Dickson And Yoder Claim Port Royal Features; Over $1,000 raised for American Cancer Society on Race To Cure Cancer Night

Story By:  PORT ROYAL SPEEDWAY MEDIA  Photo By:  BRYAN RHOAD / WRT SPEEDWERX


PORT ROYAL, PA- April 13, 2014-
Rick Lafferty, 410 sprints; Nick Dickson, super late models; and Andrew Yoder, Middleburg; scored the main events on Race To Cure Cancer Night at Port Royal Speedway on Saturday.

During intermission, the speedway presented the American Cancer Society with a check for $682 comprised of contributions from the night’s ticket sales while another $300 was raised from the auction of an autographed five-gallon fuel jug as donated by B and R Farm Equipment.

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Aaron Reutzel Grabs Emotional First ASCS Victory of Career

Aaron Reutzel Scores Emotional Lucas Oil ASCS Victory at I-30 Speedway

Story By:  BRYAN HULBERT / ASCS MEDIA  Photos By:  JIMMY JONES / ASCS PHOTO STAFF

LITTLE ROCK, AR- April 13, 2014- If you're going to win, make sure it's memorable. That's exactly what Aaron Reutzel did on Saturday night at the I-30 Speedway in Little Rock, Ark. leading start-to-finish for his first Protect the Harvest A-Feature win with the Lucas Oil American Sprint Car Series presented by MAVTV American Real.

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Marlar 'Magical' at Tazewell Speedway

Marlar Captures World of Outlaws Late Model Series Victory at Tazewell Speedway; Tennessee driver tops Clanton, Eckert for his first series win in 50-lap feature

Story By:  CHRIS TILLEY / WoO LM SERIES MEDIA  Photo By:  WoO LM SERIES PHOTO STAFF

TAZEWELL, TN- April 13, 2014- Mike Marlar of Winfield, Tenn., took advantage of Tim McCreadie's misfortune and went on to capture Saturday night's Scion of Knoxville 50 World of Outlaws Late Model Series A-Main at Tazewell Speedway.

This was Marlar's first-career World of Outlaws Late Model Series victory, and he became the series' seventh different winner this season in seven races after holding off Shane Clanton and Rick Eckert to the checkered flag as championship leader Darrell Lanigan finished fourth with last year's top rookie Eric Wells rounding out the top five.

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Saldana Takes First WoO Victory of 2014 in SoCal Showdown

‘Brownsburg Bullet’ wins at Perris Auto Speedway for second time in three years

Story By:  SAM MARTIN / WORLD OF OUTLAWS STP SERIES MEDIA  Photo By:  TIM AYLWIN PHOTO / WRG

PERRIS, CA- April 13, 2014- Joey Saldana converted his seventh quick time of the season into his first World of Outlaws STP Sprint Car Series victory of the season on Saturday night in the SoCal Showdown at Perris Auto Speedway.

Daryn Pittman made him earn it. Saldana was forced to hold off repeated slide job attempts by the defending series champion before eventually taking the checkered flag. Pittman wound up second with his KKR teammate Brad Sweet in third. Sammy Swindell and Paul McMahan rounded out the top five.

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Abreu Sweeps Kokomo Grand Prix

Rico Abreu Sweeps The Opening Weekend With A Victory In Saturday Night's 40-Lap Main Event

Story By:  USAC MEDIA  Photo By:  MIKE ROTH PHOTO / USAC MEDIA

KOKOMO, IN- April 13, 2014- Rico Abreu made a statement on the opening weekend of Honda National Midget racing as he swept the inaugural “Kokomo Grand Prix” with Saturday night’s 40-lap Feature win. The St. Helena, California made it his sixth career win as he led a podium sweep for the potent Keith Kunz/Curb-Agajanian Motorsports team.

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Hunter-Reay Takes Pole Position for Toyota Grand Prix of Long Beach

Andretti Autosport Driver Qualifies On Pole During Final Lap of Firestone Fast Six Session

Story By:  DAVE LEWANDOWSKI / VERIZON SERIES MEDIA  Photos By:  VERIZON SERIES PHOTO STAFF

LONG BEACH, CA- April 13, 2014- Ryan Hunter-Reay qualified second for the Toyota Grand Prix of Long Beach in 2010, '11 and '13 with one victory to represent the efforts. On April 13, he'll start the 40th annual race on the temporary street circuit from the inside of the front row.

Hunter-Reay earned the Verizon P1 Award by pipping Andretti Autosport teammate James Hinchcliffe on his final lap of the Firestone Fast Six session with a lap of 1 minute, 7.8219 seconds on the 1.968-mile, 11-turn course. Hinchcliffe, driving the No. 27 United Fiber & Data car, was .1184 of a second back after completing the 10-minute session.

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