Woodhull Announces Class Sponsors for 2021 Season

WOODHULL, NY – With the 2021 race season rapidly approaching the ownership of the Woodhull Raceway recently released the names of businesses that will be sponsoring its eight weekly classes of competition.

Insinger Performance of Dushore, Pa. will return as the Official Race Fuel Supplier of Woodhull.  Company owner, Bruce Insinger has been supplying high grade racing fuel to the Woodhull Raceway for decades and 2021 will be no exception.  With two grades of fuel available Insinger knows what the racers needs are and they can produce the goods, be it SUNOCO or VP.  Insinger Performance will once again sponsor the premier Modified Division at the Woodhull Raceway which will see their season opener on Saturday, April 24, 2021.  To learn more about Insinger Performance and the many services they offer simply go to www.insingerperformance.com.  

The participating NAPA Auto Parts Stores from across the Twin Tiers of NY and Pa. are back at Woodhull in 2021 to sponsor the highly competitive 602 Crate Sportsman Division.  With over a decade of competition at Woodhull previous track owner, Vern Wasson brought in the 602 Crate Sportsman Class when it was just getting off the ground in the northeast and the class has grown in leaps and bounds.  Featuring a mixture of veterans and young guns the division is basically a Modified with a spec 602 Chevrolet powerplant making the class much more affordable than its big brother, the Mighty Modified. A group of NAPA Auto Parts Stores come together every year to sponsor the 602 Crate Sportsman Division with locations including Addison, Bath, Corning, Hornell, Lawrenceville, Pa. and Wellsville.  Addison NAPA Auto Parts Store owner, Vera Eaker is proud to join forces with Nate Dunning (Corning, Hornell and Wellsville) Doug and Kim Warner (Bath) and Geoff Rakoski (Lawrenceville, Pa.).  For top quality is automotive pasts and accessories NAPA is a name you can trust.

Big Jim’s Wicked Tees of Odessa, NY will once again be the headline sponsor of not one but two classes that race weekly at the famed Woodhull Raceway.  The 4 Cylinder Mini Stocks along with the youth Woodhull Warrior Classes will fly the Big Jim’s Wicked Tee’s banner throughout the 2021 season.  Company owner, Chris Daugherty is a former racer himself having run in multiple divisions on both pavement and dirt over his career and with that knowledge he knows exactly what the racers and fans need when it comes to custom embroidery work.  After several years in the used vehicle business, Daugherty completely shifted gears in 2019 and jumped headfirst into the competitive embroidery business and as they say the rest is history.  Since then, Chris Daugherty has aggressively taken the company to the next level and can now accommodate those in need of quality made trophies and plaques.  The racing fraternity is one of Big Jim’s best clients, however it does not stop there as Daugherty also can service schools, any and all sporting events, fire and rescue as well as other professional organizations and private sector businesses.  Big Jim’s Wicked Tee’s is conveniently located right on main street in downtown Odessa, NY and Chris Daugherty can be reached at 607-594-2676 or log on at www.bigjimswickedtees.com.  The 4 Cylinder Mini Stocks continue to be one of the more competitive classes that runs weekly at Woodhull.  The Woodhull Warriors began at the track by former owners, Scott and Amy Drake just before the turn of the century in the late 1990’s with the class giving youngsters the opportunity to drive a full blown 4 Cylinder race car in actual competition.  For well over twenty years the class has produced a multitude of drivers that have gone on to greatness including the likes of Donnie Lawson, Kenny Peoples Jr., Brett Marlatt, Bryce Davis, Kreg Crooker and a host of others that used the class as a steppingstone into Street Stock, Late Model, Sportsman and Modified driving careers.  Big Jim’s Wicked Tee’s will proudly sponsor both the 4 Cylinder Mini Stocks and the Woodhull Warrior Divisions in 2021.  

Brad LeBarron has been the owner of Woodhull Auto Parts since 2004 having taken ownership from the Steve Hartman Family who started the salvage yard in 1986.  With a well-organized yard encumbering some thirty acres, Woodhull Auto Supply can supply all your used auto parts needs at fair prices.  Open Monday thru Friday with appointment hours on Saturday, Woodhull Auto Supply not only serves the Twin Tiers of NY and Pa., but they also ship daily all over the country.  With computer technology and highly skilled counter personnel, Brad LeBarron and his staff can quickly take care of any and all used parts needs.  Everything from basic used tires, wheels, batteries, windshields, body components, engines and transmissions why buy new when you can save hundreds of dollars on top quality used parts.  For more information call 607-458-5474 or log or email at woodhullautoparts@yahoo.com.  You can also like them on Facebook.  Like they have in the past, Woodhull Auto Supply will again sponsor the Hobby Stock Division in 2021.  The Hobby Stocks are somewhat new to Woodhull and like the NAPA Sportsman the Woodhull Auto Parts Hobby Stocks features a mix of both veteran drivers and raw rookies.  The affordability of the class makes it appealing to retired drivers who have come out of moth balls as well as drivers that want to get their feet wet in the sport.  The Woodhull Auto Supply Hobby Stocks continues to gain in popularity and every year car counts continue to grow.  

Dennis Cummings is a huge fan of racing at the Woodhull Raceway.  His involvement as the headline sponsor of the Cummings Trucking Rush Late Models began several years ago and will continue in 2021 when track owners Terry and Niki Brewer seeing open the gates for the regular season opener on April 17.  Having started relatively small in numbers, The Cummings Trucking Rush Late Models now produce solid car counts every Saturday at Woodhull and the class boasts of many of the top pilots in the region.  Dennis Cummings is a successful businessman having been in the trucking industry for over 30 years and he can also wheel a race car having competed in several different divisions during his racing career.  In addition to his sponsorship at Woodhull, Cummings has also taken on the task of promoting the Bradford Speedway in Bradford, Pa.  It goes without saying Dennis Cummings has a lot on his plate and his involvement at the Woodhull Raceway in 2021 gives the Cummings Trucking RUSH Late Models ha huge boost.  

Joe Willcox Performance Automatics has become a household name in sponsoring the popular Street Stock Division at Woodhull.  Joe and Jean Willcox are huge supporters of the facility in a multitude of ways, and they will return this season to once again back the full fendered Street Stocks.  The season ending Joe Willcox Performance Automatics Woodhull 100 lap feature for the Street Stocks is gaining in momentum each year and 2021 will be no different.  Rebuilding transmissions for virtually every kind of race car Joe Willcox has gained a reputation of being the go- to guy when a transmission needs attention and the company can boast cars running Willcox Transmissions at dozens of tracks across the northeast. For Street, Strip, Circle Track or Off-Road Automatics, Manuals or Transfer Cases, Joe Willcox Automatics is located on Shin Hollow Road in Westfield, Pa.  Check them out on Facebook or simply call, 570-439-6000.

Last but certainly not least Johnson Auto Supply will be back at Woodhull to tag their name onto the Front Wheel Drive Class for the 2021 season.  Originally started some fifteen years ago as an Enduro Division, the popularity of the FWD Class immediately forced former track owner, Vern Wasson to make it a weekly division at the track running qualifying heats and a twenty-lap feature.  Like the Mini Stocks and Hobby Stock Divisions, the Johnson Auto Supply Front Wheel Drive Class is an entry level division, however there are many extremely talented drivers that stick around without moving up to other divisions which speaks volumes of the competitiveness and affordability of the class. For twenty- one year’s, Johnson Auto Supply of Westfield, Pa. is the Northern Tiers go to place for quality used cars.  Murry Johnson is the proud sponsor of the Johnson Auto Supply Front Wheel Drive Division at the Woodhull Raceway and they can be reached by calling 814-628-2518.  Johnson Auto Supply is conveniently located at 5279 Rt. 349 in Westfield, Pa.  

All the Woodhull Raceway class sponsors for the 2021 race season will receive numerous mentions throughout the season by the tracks announcing crew along with seeing their name in print in all media releases including Quick Results and Full Race Stories. 

For more information regarding the Woodhull Raceway you can always go to the tracks Facebook account at www.facebook.com/WoodhullRaceway/ or log on at www.woodhullraceway.com where you can find the 2021 schedule of events in addition to other valuable information.