Speed & Bissonnette: More Brothers Than Competitors

Pro Stock Champions Have Bond That Reaches Way Beyond The Track

Column By: BOBBY CHALMERS / RPW
Published: November 10, 2016

MELLENVILLE, NY - Who would have thought it?  A banquet in 2013, of all things, could bring two race car drivers from different backgrounds together.  It’s a relationship that appears as though the two have known each other for years.  That is the friendship between Pro Stock racers Robbie Speed and Dave Bissonnette.

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Local Drag Racers Make Their Mark In Darlington

Racers From Lebanon Valley Dragway Travel To World Series Of Bracket Racing & Do Well

Column By: SUZANNE BELL / RPW
Published: November 9, 2016

DARLINGTON, SC - While the sounds of engines revving and racing down the quarter mile track at Lebanon Valley Dragway (LVD) in West Lebanon, NY has been silenced for the season, some of the racers refused to give up.  They moved on to the multi-day big money bracket races held in the southern part of the country where almost 500 of the nation’s best drag racers converged to make their mark.

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Stability's The Name Of The Game For Wolfe In 2017

Sprint Car Driver Takes Over As Full-Time Pilot For Mike Barshinger's Team

Column By: JEREMY ELLIOTT / PENN LIVE
Published: November 8, 2016

MECHANICSBURG, PA - Sprint Car driver Lucas Wolfe has spent the last couple of seasons trying to piece together a full-time schedule with two different teams.

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Watts & Silk Hoping For More Success In 2017

Team Looking For Great Things With New Merged NASCAR Whelen Modified Tour

Column By: MATTHEW WIERNASZ / RPW
Published: November 8, 2016

THOMPSON, CT - Danny Watts made a return to the NASCAR Whelen Modified Tour a couple seasons ago. For the 2016 season, Ron Silk drove for Watts collecting a win at New London-Waterford Speedbowl back in May.

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Practice Crash Hinders Kyle Busch's Texas Hopes

NASCAR News & Notes From Friday At Texas Motor Speedway

Column By: REID SPENCER / NASCAR
Publishsed: November 5, 2016

FORT WORTH, TX - The suddenness of the accident took Kyle Busch by surprise.  And an hour later, with work complete on a backup car, the No. 18 Joe Gibbs Racing team was still feeling the aftershock.

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You Were Lucky If You Knew Gary Montgomery

Remembering The Racing Announcer & Promoter Who Passed Away Wednesday At Age 74

Column By: BOBBY CHALMERS / RPW
Published: November 4, 2016

ADAMS, MA - It's really hard right now to use the past tense when mentioning this man, but it is with great sadness that I pass along my condolences to the family and friends of racing announcer and promoter, Gary Montgomery, who left this earth on Wednesday evening, his 74th birthday.

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NASCAR Merger Could Be Big For Asphalt Modifieds

Whelen Modified Tour Drivers Give Their Take On The Combination Of North & South Tours

Column By: MATTHEW WIERNASZ / RPW
Published: November 3, 2016

THOMPSON, CT - Last month, NASCAR announced a merger with the NASCAR Whelen Modified Tour and their Southern Modified Tour to become one.  Recently, several drivers weighed in about the change for 2017.

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