Cory Haas gets feel-good win, Ryan Smith liking new chassis, more central Pennsylvania Sprint Car notes

By JEREMY ELLIOTT (Patriot News) Feel-good win for Haas. If someone asked me to give a “Hard Luck Award” in central Pennsylvania, it would go to Cory Haas. It seems like every time Haas is running near the front of the field contending for a win, something breaks or someone spins out in front of him. On Saturday, luck was on Haas’ side — for once — and he was able to capture the Fall Classic at Williams Grove Speedway. Brent Marks took the lead early but had a left-rear flat that put him out of contention. It’s about time…More

World Of Outlaws Invade Port Royal Speedway For Oval Finale This Saturday

PORT ROYAL, PA – It has been a decade since the STP World of Outlaws Sprint cars last raced at the historic Port Royal Speedway. And now the wait is over! The cars and stars of the World of Outlaws circuit will return to Port Royal Speedway this Saturday night, October 25 for a 5 pm showdown with the Pennsylvania Posse stars to close out the 2014 Port Royal Season. Purely sprint car racing is on the agenda that climaxes with a $10,000 to win, 30-lap feature event. Gates open at 3 pm for the races and beginning at the same…More

Devil’s Bowl Speedway Moves Rescheduled Date to Sunday

(MemorEvents Photo) WEST HAVEN, VT – Devil’s Bowl Speedway officials have announced that the facility’s final dirt track stock car race of the season will have to wait for one additional day. The Autosaver Ford/Springfield Buick-GMC “Vermont Freedom & Unity” event was postponed by rain last week and was initially rescheduled for Saturday; however, the makeup date has been reset to Sunday, October 26 at 1:00 p.m. Two major factors contributed to the date being readjusted: another unfavorable weather forecast, and the 55th annual Rutland Halloween Parade in Downtown Rutland, VT. The parade is one of the area’s largest and…More

Yates County Set for Dutch Hoag National Open This Weekend

By Robert Symonds (Photo) Dundee, NY – In one of the much anticipated events at the end of October, Yates County Speedway sets up for two full nights of action packed racing; the Dutch Hoag National Open on Friday October 24th and Saturday October 25th. After seeing a weekend sweep by Cory Costa at I-88, who will take the 100 lap Grit Series Crate Sportsman Classic? We will see Friday October 24th. Also on the card is the IMCA Empire Series, 4 Cylinder Stocks, and Mod Lites. Racing for night 1 of the Dutch Hoag National Open is slated for…More

Weekend Rewind: American Sprint Car Series 10/20/14

TULSA, Okla. (October 20, 2014) The Lucas Oil American Sprint Car Series presented by MAVTV American Real paired with the Smiley’s Racing Products Lone Star Region this past weekend for the 41st running of the Devil’s Bowl Winter Nationals. Two nights of racing saw nearly perfect weather at the Devil’s Bowl Speedway with 47 drivers taking part in this year’s event for races 79 and 80 for the series at the famed half-mile oval. The Winners: Friday, October 17, 2014 • Tony Bruce, Jr. (National / Lone Star) – For the thirteenth time in his career, Tony Bruce, Jr. stood…More

Brett Hearn working on three in a row at Orange County Fair Speedway

WEEDSPORT, N.Y. – October 20, 2014 – There’s no question as to which Modified driver has been dominant at Orange County Fair Speedway’s annual Eastern States Weekend. Brett Hearn, of Sussex, N.J., has picked up 13 Super DIRTcar Big Block Modified Series victories at the Middletown, N.Y., track, ten in the Eastern States 200. This year, the two-time consecutive Eastern States 200 Champion is looking to make it three in a row. “The last couple years have been awesome for us. It’s still the track I learned how to race at first and, even though I don’t go there that…More

Attica to reward teams at season-ending banquet

ATTICA, Ohio – The top 10 in points in all four divisions at Attica Raceway Park will collect their money and prizes at the track’s annual banquet set for Saturday, Nov. 22. Also, special awards such as rookie of the year will also be handed out. The banquet will be held at the hall at the track with doors opening at 4:30 p.m. and the buffet dinner at 5 p.m. followed by the awards ceremony. Tickets are $25 each and can be obtained by contact Rex LeJeune, director of operations, at 419-680-5606. No tickets will be sold at the door…More