Friday, August 17, 2018

Makin’Tracks – First Timers and Destruction at Brewerton and Fulton –...

By BILL FOLEY Someone asked me recently why I write about anything other than Modifieds? Simple answers, “Drivers in other divisions are racer too.” If weekly tracks...

This & That – Racing Hero – DTD Exclusive

By ED & BETTY BIITTIG There is no way of knowing, each Friday, what the trip to Albany-Saratoga will bring besides great racing and great...

Finish Line Chaplain – The Right Place – DTD Exclusive

By KEVIN WESTCOTT Sitting back for a few moments before packing a van to move Jon back to college tomorrow gave me time to look...



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Marc Johnson Earns First Ever Utica-Rome Speedway Win This Past Sunday

VERNON, NY- A beautiful Sunday evening this past Sunday, August 12, saw some exciting racing with the “White Knight” Marc Johnson grabbing his first-ever...

Sandercock, Ladouceur, Lalancette, Poirier and Potvin, winners at Cornwall Motor Speedway!

CORNWALL, ON – Martin Bélanger – A busy night of action at Cornwall Speedway as Archer’s Poultry Farms presented the Northeast Late Model Alliance,...

Win #123 And Counting As Alan Johnson Extends Career Mark In Canandaigua

CANANDAIGUA, NY – Alan Johnson added another career victory in the big block modified division on Saturday night at the Land of Legends Raceway. ...

Bobby Varin Wins Wild Modified Main At Fonda

By RON SZCZERBA FONDA, NY – With points on everyone’s mind and finishing positions important towards the 2018 track championships, drivers took to a fast track...

Todd Root Races To Fulton Checkers – DTD Exclusive

By BOBBY SWEENEY FULTON, NY – There is nothing better than the feeling of a getting new car.  Todd experienced that first hand on Saturday...

Williamson Wins Again At Merrittville

THOROLD, ONT – Two drivers continue to battle for the feature win lead as Niagara Employment Help Centre Night had Mat Williamson of St....

Danny O’Brien Back In Brockville Victory Lane

BROCKVILLE, ON – Danny O’Brien returned to a familiar location at the Brockville Ontario Speedway on Saturday night, victory lane, as he claimed the...

Bernier Best At Airborne

PLATTSBURGH, NY –Patrick Picotin has been knocking on the door of victory lane all season long at Airborne Park Speedway. Saturday, the door was open...

Cory Costa Claims Woodhull Checkers

WOODHULL, NY – If Saturday night at Woodhull Raceway was any indication, the battle for the Insinger Performance Modified title in 2018 is going to...

“Mad” Max McLaughlin Wins At Brewerton – DTD Exclusive

By BOBBY SWEENEY BREWERTON, NY - Max McLaughlin came out victorious at Brewerton Speedway after a duel with Larry Wight, taking the lead on a late...

Bicknell Blasts To Ransomville Checkers

RANSOMVILLE, NY - “Mr. Small Block” Pete Bicknell from St. Catharines, Ontario won his fourth Krown Undercoating Modified feature of the season as FOAR...

Ronnie Johnson Claims Another Win At Albany-Saratoga

MALTA, NY – Ronnie Johnson picked up another victory on Friday night at the Albany-Saratoga Speedway.  The popular driver from Duanesburg, NY claimed victory...

Howard Hustles To Big Diamond Checkers

POTTSVILLE, PA – It was a beautiful night for some great dirt track racing on Friday night on “Hunt the Giant” night at the Big...

Dunn Beats Fuller In Can-Am Showdown

LAFARGVILLE, NY – With the Mohawk Speedway off on Friday it offered an opportunity for Tim Fuller to bring the St. Lawrence Radiology 19...



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Johnson Leads the Stampede at Albany-Saratoga in Winning Short Track Super Series Event

MALTA, NY - Relief and joy! Marc Johnson showed pure emotion on Wednesday night at Albany-Saratoga Speedway after a victory in the Recovery Sports Grill ‘Stampede...

Super DIRTcar Series Celebrates Labor Day at Weedsport Speedway with NAPA Super DIRT Week...

CONCORD, NC – The Super DIRTcar Series visits Weedsport Speedway for the final time in 2018 to race the Labor Day Double Play 100....

Design for Vision/Sunglass Central To Provide Ray-Ban Sunglasses To ‘Blast at the Beach’ STSS...

GEORGETOWN, DE – You can’t go to the beach without sunglasses. So it’s only fitting that Design for Vision/Sunglass Central has signed on as a...

Mr. Dirt Track USA 100 to Award NAPA Super DIRT Week XLVII Guaranteed Start

CONCORD, NC – This year the stakes are higher than ever as the winner’s share of the Mr. Dirt Track USA 100 has ballooned...

Home Track Hero – Van Pelt Wins Short Track Super Series at Woodhull

WOODHULL, NY – The hillside grandstands at Woodhull Raceway erupted Thursday night as the Sunoco checkered flag flew on ‘Hustlin’ the High Banks 54.’ For the first time...

Legendary Rich Eurich To Be Honored At ‘Hard Clay Finale’ – STSS North 50...

MIDDLETOWN, NY – A legend of Tri-State auto racing will be in the spotlight when the Bob Hilbert Sportswear Short Track Super Series (STSS) Fueled...

Ransomville Speedway’s Summer Nationals Goes to Stewart Friesen for Sixth Time

RANSOMVILLE, NY – After starting on the outside pole, Stewart Friesen, five-time NAPA Super DIRT Week Champion, powered by Chad Brachmann racing into turn...

Nathan Berry Cruises While Matt Larrivee Battles To Utica Rome Feature Wins

Vernon, NY – The Dirt Modified Nostalgia Tour made it’s first ever appearance to the Utica Rome Speedway this past Sunday night and when...

Woodhull Raceway ‘Hustlin’ the High Banks 54’ Postponed To THURSDAY, AUGUST 9

WOODHULL, NY – A forecast of day-long and evening rain on Wednesday – coupled with a much more favorable Thursday – has prompted Woodhull...

Nathan Berry & Phil Claussen Claims Checkers At Paradise Speedway

GENEVA, NY – The Dirt Modified Nostalgia Tour returned to the tight confines of Paradise Speedway this past Saturday night with both divisions seeing...

Ryan Susice Wins First Career Super DIRTcar Series Race in the Harvey’s 100 at...

THOROLD, ONT – Ryan Susice is not a stranger to Victory Lane at Merrittville Speedway, but this one will go down in history as...

$25,570 Pay Structure, STSS Point Battle Set For ‘New York’s Toughest Bullring’ Wednesday, August...

WOODHULL, NY – ‘New York’s Toughest Bullring’ Woodhull Raceway is set to serve as the focal point of Northeast Modified racing this Wednesday, August...

“Brett’s Bigger Show” Challenge Issued For Recovery Sports Grill ‘Stampede at ‘toga’ August 14

MALTA, NY – The challenge is on! Earlier this season at Albany-Saratoga Speedway, Brett Hearn’s ‘Big Show’ drew a strong field of 55 Modifieds to...

Recovery Sports Grill “Stampede at ‘toga” Set For Tuesday, August 14 at Albany-Saratoga Speedway

MALTA, NY – Recovery Sports Grill leads a “stampede” on Albany-Saratoga Speedway! The Bob Hilbert Sportswear Short Track Super Series (STSS) Fueled By Sunoco invades...



Varin Takes Down Fonda Small-Block Modifieds

By RON SZCZERBA FONDA, NY - A special mid-week show was held at the Fonda Speedway on Wednesday evening called the “Grand Daddy” 602 World Championship....

“The Gladiator” at Genesee Now Available LIVE Online on DTD TV Thursday Night

By RICH VLECK BATAVIA, NY - The action of the Genesee Speedway will extend far beyond the city limits of Batavia this Thursday Night. The entire five-card...

Nostalgia Tour at Airborne

PLATTSBURGH, NY – The Dirt Modified Nostalgia Tour is set to make their second appearance in as many years at the Airborne Park Speedway...

2018 Poker Series Returns to Bridgeport with Rumble on the River

SWEDESVILLE, NJ - The Rumble on the River will see the return of the 811 Dig Safe Poker Series to the 5/8th mile of the...

Half-Price Grandstand Admission for Jeep Drivers Saturday at New Egypt

NEW EGYPT, NJ - Eastern AutoParts Warehouse's Jeep Night is set to roll into New Egypt Speedway on Saturday, August 18. On this night,...

Second Annual Accord Speedway Reunion Successful Despite Rain

By STEVE PADOS ACCORD, NY - Accord Speedway Promoters Gary and Donna Palmer continue to have a constant disagreement with Mother Nature on the days it...

The “Prelude to the Coalcracker” 35-Lap, $4000 to Win for the Modifieds Highlights this...

POTTSVILLE, PA - With the season winding down quickly at Big Diamond Speedway, this Friday night August 17th the annual “Prelude to the Coalcracker” race...

Take Two for the Forrest Rogers Memorial this Saturday, Aug 18th at Grandview

BECHTELSVILLE, PA - The $10,000 to win Pioneer Pole Buildings Forrest Rogers Memorial was lost to weather last Saturday at Grandview Speedway. They’ll be...

Sid Jeffery Memorial for the Modifieds highlight Hawaiian Night This Friday at the Big...

RANSOMVILLE, NY  - On Friday, August 17, the second annual Sid Jeffery Memorial will be held sponsored by Jeffery Machine, Performance Mfg., Slack Performance,...

Big Block Modifieds Geared Up for Gladiator at Genesee Thursday

By RICH VLECK BATAVIA, NY - Despite being in the center of modified country, the Genesee Speedway has always had a different heartbeat when it comes...

Super Seven Show on Tap for Outlaw Speedway on August 17

DUNDEE, NY - After an August 3 rainout as well as a previously scheduled night off at the Outlaw Speedway on Friday, August 10,...

Five Mile to Hopes to Reverse the Rain Trend with Wednesday Special

KIRKWOOD, NY - The unpredictable summer weather once again was the only winner at Five Mile Point Speedway on Saturday. Early morning heavy rain...

$7,500 to Win Modified Highlights New Egypt Speedway’s Legends of the Fall on Saturday,...

NEW EGYPT, NJ - A large payday awaits the winner of the 75-lap Modified feature at New Egypt Speedway's Legends of the Fall race...

Kids Box Car Races featured in Niagara Employment Help Centre Night

THOROLD, ONT – With Merrittville Speedway’s Bobcat of Hamilton Weekly Racing Series Race Teams coming off one of the busiest stretches of the season,...









Hot Night Even Hotter Action at Brighton Speedway

BRIGHTON, ONT - On a hot night, fans were treated to even hotter side by side racing action at Brighton Speedway Saturday night. The popular...

Landes and Aitken Claim First Career Feature Wins at LPS

By CAREY FOX PUTNAMVILLE, IN — Saturday was a night of firsts at Lincoln Park Speedway as Paris, Ill. native Garrett Aitken captured his first...

Mutton Makes it to Victory Lane Again at Brighton

BRIGHTON, ONT - Polesitter No. 39 Jonah Mutton dominated all 25-laps of the Bainer’s Oil GARD Anti-Rust Canadian Modified main event. After securing his first...

Mike MicKinney Takes Home 4th Summernationals Win

FAIRBURY, IL - The "Magic Man" Mike McKinney stayed hot in Saturday nights UMP Modified "Hell Tour" event taking home his 4 fourth win...

Weisser Tops Lee in Tri-City Thriller

GRANITE CITY, Ill. — Allen Weisser or Peoria, IL brought the house to it’s feet Friday night at Tri-City Speedway. Weisser bested Lucas Lee of Paris,...

Eddie Marshall Rolls at Lebanon Valley -DTD Exclusive-

Ryan Hill/4WIDE -  The heatwave may have broken Saturday at Lebanon Valley but Eddie Marshall and his familiar Marshall Oil Co #98 stayed hot...

Driver Injured in Crash at Beaver Dam Raceway

BEAVER DAM, WI —  World of Outlaws Craftsman Sprint Car Series driver Jason Johnson, of Eunice, LA was injured at 9:45PM at Beaver Dam Raceway. During lap 18 of...

Danny O’Brien Scores First Brockville Win of 2018, Top-Five at Can-Am

INVERARY, ONT - Danny O’Brien continued his hot streak as he scored his third win in as many weeks and first of the season...

HBR Racing Recap 6/12/18

By MANDEE PAUCH Jimmy Phelps and Max McLaughlin are gearing up for this Friday’s Showdown at Sundown 100 with the Super DIRTcar Series at their...

“Local Racer Set to Make National Circuit-ARCA Debut”

Extreme Energy Solutions promotes long time Veteran Brand Ambassador and Dirt Track Race Car Driver Tommy Vigh Jr. to make his 2018 ARCA Debut....

Murello Signs Austin Langenstein for Inaugural BC39 at Indy

CARMEL, IN - Joe Murello a prominent Indiana businessman announced today that he will field a USAC P1 Insurance Midget for up and coming...

Bicknell Racing Products Breaks 2017 Record

By MANDEE PAUCH Bicknell Racing Products does it again! Just last year Bicknell broke their record for the most cars built which was set back...

HBR Racing Recap 7/30/18

By MANDEE PAUCH The HBR team opened their week with a trip across the border to Quebec, Canada on Monday and Tuesday with the Super...

HBR Racing Recap 7/23/18

By MANDEE PAUCH The Heinke Baldwin race team collected four solid top-five finishes over their three-day weekend in New York. The team opened their three-day weekend...

Dunn Benson Motorsports Official Statement about the Tire Infraction and Appeal Decision from the...

DUNN, NC­ - Dunn Benson Motorsports has received the final decision from the World Racing Group (WRG) about the Tire Infraction and Final Appeal...