Archive for the ‘Friday’ Category

Brad Rouse cruises to victory at Humberstone

Humberstone Speedway dodged the forecast and evaded the rain that surrounded the area and was able to complete the entire racing program on Friday May 13th. Racers Brad Rouse (Sportsman), Darren Peters ( FASTRAK Late Models), Rob Murray ( Street Stock), Rocco Conte ( Mini Stock), Rick Book (Pro Trucks) and Mike Larrocque ( Pure Stock) all made visits to Humberstone Speedway’s Victory Lane for the first time in 2011. Humberstone Speedway’s Racers collected $1320 in donations for the Bleich Family. Humberstone Speedway regular Billy Bleich Jr tragically lost his grandmother in a tragic fire this past week. Humberstone Speedway…More

Elmo Reckner hits paydirt at The Ridge

FULTONVILLE – For the sixth time in as many weeks, a different winner visited Victory Lane in the modified division at Glen Ridge Motorsports Park. Elmo Reckner took the lead on lap five and held off a late-race charge by Jackie Brown to earn the win. Brown finished second, Craig Hanson was third, Don Ronca was fourth and Kenny Tremont Jr. was fifth. Marc Johnson was sixth, last week’s winner Lance Willix was seventh, defending track champion JaMike Sowle was eighth, Paul Kinney was ninth and Riche Price was 10th. In the sportsman division, Rocky Warner won for the second…More

Dale Plank earns first win on Brewerton’s new surface

(Jay Fish Photo) Dale Planck in the Twin Leaf 77x, Bicknell came into the night still on the mend from a broken sternum from a Late Model crash a couple weeks ago at the Lernerville Speedway. On Friday night he got the best medicine the doctor could order as he picked up the 35 lap Tracey Road Equipment Big Block Modified victory at the Brewerton Speedway. Planck grabbed the lead from race long-leader Ted Lamb on lap 19 after a restart and then outdistanced Billy Decker for the popular win. Other winners on WOLF 105.1 New Country Night were, Dale…More

Brubaker claims Attica 305 challenge; Schlenk holds on for late model victory; Arnold out-duels Ball for truck win

By Brian Liskai ATTICA, Ohio – A late race caution gave Stewart Brubaker a clear track just as it looked like he might lose the lead in the 305 Engine Builders Challenge at Attica Raceway Park Friday. Heavy lapped traffic allowed former track champion Caleb Griffith to close quickly on Brubaker, who had led from the drop of the green. Just as Griffith was getting ready to make his move, the caution flew and Brubaker, the track’s 2008 champion, used it to his advantage, getting a great restart with two laps to go to pull away for his 9th career…More

Saldana Gets Redemption, World of Outlaws Win at Eldora Speedway

Kasey Kahne Racing star builds series lead at track that cost him shot at ’10 title ROSSBURG, Ohio – May 6, 2011 – Joey Saldana entered Outlaw Thunder Weekend presented by Goodyear Friday night at Eldora Speedway looking for revenge against the track that cost him a shot at winning his first World of Outlaws Sprint Car Series title last season. He couldn’t have had a bigger night. Not only did Saldana put the Kasey Kahne Racing Red Bull Maxim in victory lane, he also increased his lead in the 2011 championship battle to 51 points. It was a complete…More

Hearn heads to Victory Lane again at Accord

VP Fuels/Rhinebeck Ford Modifieds: Brett Hearn, Dom Roselli, Jerry Higbie, Bobby Hentschel, Danny Johnson, Mike Ricci, Danny Creeden, Danny Tyler, Richie Eurich, Robbie Green, Scott Ferrier, Jeremy Quick, Andy Bachetti, Richard Smith, Jeff Heotzler, Justin Holland, Mel Schrufer, Michael Storms, Antony Perrego, Brian Malcolm, (DNS) Geoff Quackenbush, (DQ) Rick Mill Camper’s Barn Sportsman: Kevin Ward, Kenny Ferrier, Vinny DeCicco, Chris Stevens, Shane Jablonka, Will Dietz, Joe Giachinta, Brad Szulewski, Jeff Hulseapple, Mike Barrett, Mike Skelly, Randy Green, Kevin Krom, Greg McCloskey, Don Smith, Darrell Ford, Jesse Marks, RJ Smith, Greg Hocking, David Coene Healey Brothers Group Spec Sportsman: Kyle Rohner, Matt…More

Chris Raabe gets first career 358 mod feature at Can-Am

Austrailia’s Peter Britten gets first career victory at the D shaped Dirt Demon!

Australian  V8 Dirt Modified Champion  Peter Britten behind the wheel of the Troyer, No.21A grabbed the lead on lap 6 of the 35 lap Tracey Road Equipment Big Block Modified and looked to be heading to the easy win. A late charge by Billy Decker had all the fans on their feet with Britten picking up the wildly popular win by 0.824 at the checkers over Decker. For Britten in only his third ever start at the “D-Shaped Dirt Demon” by all accounts he becomes the first ever Australian Modified winner in the United States. Other winners on K-Rock night…More

Lance Willix races to victory at Glen Ridge!

Little was known about Lance Willix in this part of town, but after last night, everybody knows who Lance Willix is now! John Marsh Sr and Rich Ronca led the DIRTcar Modified field to the green flag with Marsh gaining the early advantage. The lead was short lived however as Craig Hanson delivered a high side, low side, middle groove pass to take the lead. Hanson, looked as if he was on his way to a victory early in the event was hounded by another hot driver know to the world by the name of Bobby Varin. On lap 13,…More

World of Outlaws Late Model Series Set For Big Invasion Of Michigan In 2011

National Tour Making First-Ever Visits To Hartford Motor Speedway (April 29), Winston Speedway (Aug. 19) & Merritt Speedway (Aug. 20) CONCORD, NC – Jan. 28, 2011 – Michigan will be a hotbed for World of Outlaws Late Model Series racing in 2011. Ending a three-season absence from the Wolverine State, the national tour is set to contest three big events there this season. The full-fender World of Outlaws stars will invade for a springtime date at Hartford Motor Speedway on Fri., April 29, and return for a late-summer doubleheader at Winston Speedway in Rothbury on Fri., Aug. 19, and Merritt…More