Tony Stewart To Acquire All Star Circuit of Champions Sprint Car Series

INDIANAPOLIS, IND. (Jan. 28, 2015) – Motorsports entrepreneur Tony Stewart has agreed to terms with Guy Webb, owner of the All Star Circuit of Champions Sprint Car Series, to become the sole owner of the original winged sprint car tour. The All Star Circuit of Champions Sprint Car Series is one of the oldest traveling sprint car organizations and is a staple of grassroots, open-wheel racing. The transaction between Webb and Stewart will proceed immediately. “I’ve put my heart and soul into the All Star Circuit of Champions for many years, and it gives me great peace of mind to…More

Indoor Racing Set for Atlantic City this Weekend

By ERNIE SAXTON ATLANTIC CITY, NJ January 28, 2015 . . . Despite some region wide weather irritations caused by Winter Storm Juno, all systems are go and on schedule for more than 200 race teams and thousands of fans heading to this year’s NAPA KNOW HOW Racing Weekend inside the cavernous Atlantic City Boardwalk Hall. The building’s massive storage room that serves as the race’s pit area is expected to be filled to capacity by Thursday afternoon as Three Quarter (TQ) Midget, Champ Kart and Lentini Auto Salvage Slingshot teams will begin moving in at 8am. The intricate process sites race team…More

RUSH Series to sanction Tri-City’s 2015 Crate LM races‏

By MIKE LEONE FRANKLIN, PA – One of the most exciting, recent announcements in the western Pennsylvania region for motorsports enthusiasts has been the completed purchase, renovation, and 2015 scheduled reopening of the former Tri-City Speedway. New owner Mark Tatalovic and crew have been hard at work getting the facility back in shape for 2015, and have announced that Tri-CityRacewayPark will have the Sweeney Chevrolet Buick GMC RUSH Series sanction its Crate Late Model for the upcoming season. Tri-City is in the process of completing their schedule, which should be released soon. All Crate Late Model events held will be…More

“Winter Challenge” Continues at USA Raceway this Week

TUSCON, AZ – The 4th Annual E & K “Winter Challenge” concludes this weekend with a pair of events at USA Raceway in Tucson, Ariz. Races are scheduled Friday and Saturday nights at the 3/8-mile dirt oval. Dave Darland enters the final two “Winter Challenge” events with a 10-point lead over Brady Bacon in the series points after scoring a third and a pair of seconds in last week’s three openers at Canyon Speedway Park in Peoria, Ariz. Bacon won Friday night’s 30-lap race at Peoria, wheeling the Josh Ford Motorsports entry to victory. He started third in the USAC…More

World of Outlaws Sprint Cars Invading Indiana’s Plymouth Speedway on Oct. 17 for First Time in History

CONCORD, N.C. – Jan. 26, 2015 – The World of Outlaws Sprint Car Series will make its inaugural appearance at historic Plymouth (Ind.) Speedway this season. The addition of Plymouth, and two other schedule adjustments, sets the tour for 2015. The Outlaws will invade Plymouth on Saturday, Oct. 17, with an event that will have an earlier than normal 5 p.m. start time. It will be the fourth World of Outlaws Sprint Car Series event in Indiana this season, joining races at Tri-State Speedway in Haubstadt, Lawrenceburg Speedway and Kokomo Speedway. The track, 25 miles south of South Bend, Ind.,…More

NYSSCA Honors Outstanding Achievements for 2014 at Banquet

(Mark Brown Photo) ALBANY, NY (January 25, 2015) – The annual blending of drivers, owners, crew members, media, and fans from 10 race tracks and venues of the New York State Stock Car Association (NYSSCA) gathered at the Polish Community Center in Colonie, NY to close out the 2014 season. Annually this event recognizes member track competitors for their achievements and the annual new class of Hall of Fame inductees. The 46th annual awards banquet, held on January 24th, gathered over 400 celebrants with well-known Capital District radio and track personalities John Stanley and Dan Martin serving as Masters of Ceremony.…More

Another Well Attended Motorsports Race Car and Trade Show is Completed

By ERNIE SAXTON OAKS, PA January 25, 2015 . . . Shelby Harper a 22 year old beauty from Milford, N.J, who is a bodybuilder, is a hair stylist and races 600cc Micro Sprints, was named Ms. Motorsports 2015 Saturday night at the 30th Annual Pioneer Pole Buildings Motorsports 2015 Presented by Sunoco Race Fuels Distributed by Insinger Performance Race Car & Trade Show held at the Greater Philadelphia Expo Center in Oaks, Pa Friday through Sunday. Shelby pledged to be an active Ms. Motorsports. “This year is the opportunity of a lifetime. I go to the races all the…More

VP Race Fuels Returns as Contingency Sponsor at Grandview Speedway

By ERNIE SAXTON (Jeff Gromis Photo) BECHTELSVILLE, PA January 25, 2015 – Racers at NASCAR sanctioned Grandview Speedway that use VP race gasoline will be able to earn some great benefits based on a program announced by track operators, the Rogers family, and VP Racing Fuels. Again this year, as in 2014, the top finishing racer in each of the three NASCAR divisions racing at Grandview each Saturday night will earn product awards. For the 358 Modifieds there is a $150 product award for the top finishing racer that can show he has used VP race gasoline, had VP decals clearly visible…More