OVENS: Woodhull Raceway Community Shares ‘Memories of Sherwood’

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Last weekend, Woodhull Raceway Modified competitors competed in the 13th Annual Lyle Sherwood Memorial on “New York’s Toughest Bullring.” It had been just over 12 years since one of Woodhull’s historic Modified legends lost his life on the third-mile.

Paul Cole Takes Keys Of Canandaigua; Renames Track ‘Land of Legends Raceway’

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The Ontario County Fair Board and Paul Cole have signed a deal for 2018 and 2019 for the operation of the speedway in Canandaigua, N.Y. Formerly known as Canandaigua Speedway, the track will be managed and operated as Land of Legends Raceway, building off of the longtime nickname of the famed 1/2-mile dirt track. 

OVENS: 10 Reasons Woodhull Will Top The STSS

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(HOLDEN BEACH, N.C.) — Two series events at Woodhull Raceway in Short Track Super Series history.  Two races stolen away by STSS outsiders- but that all ends tonight in my completely biased opinion. Though I cannot be there to witness what is expected to be the best race yet in the STSS third stop to the third-mile Steuben County oval, …

OVENS: Paradise Speedway Endures Unfair Media, Garners Big Crowd, Executes Flawless Show

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Paradise Speedway needed a big night on Saturday to bounce back from one of their toughest weeks as a team to date.  In my humble opinion- they got just what they needed and I give them all the credit in the world for executing a flawless show.

AUDIO: Eric Giguere Defends Home Turf In Grit Series Return To Paradise Speedway

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(GENEVA, N.Y.) — The Sportsman Modifieds had not visited Paradise Speedway in twenty-one years.  But on Saturday night, the Super Gen Products Grit Racing Series visited and it was a hometown driver that took all the spoils at night’s end. Eric Giguere, more than anyone, was looking forward to the return of Dirt Modified-style vehicles at Paradise.  This was a …

NORTHEAST: Coffey & Sheppard Unveil 2017 Ride To Debut This Weekend At ‘Hard Clay’

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The Sweeteners Plus race team nearly broke the internet several weeks back when they announced they had brought in five-time Super DIRTcar Series champion Matt Sheppard to drive a car out of their stable. They have done it again Friday morning.

NORTHEAST: Car Owner Chris Gennarelli Announces Split With Driver Danny Johnson

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In a not too distant past, former Super DIRTcar Series announcer Shane Andrews would tell race fans to adjust the five point harness before the A-Main would take the green flag on that given night. After an announcement that was made by Super DIRTcar Series team owner Chris Gennarelli on Thursday, fans of the Danny Johnson orange No. 27J are doing just that.

LOLMDS: Atomic Speedway’s Rescheduled Buckeye Spring 50 Generates Spring Fever Weekend Featuring the Lucas Oil Late Model Dirt Series and Modstravaganza

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CHILLICOTHE, OH — In response to unseasonable weather conditions forcing the postponement of the Third Annual Buckeye Spring 50 featuring the Lucas Oil Late Model Dirt Series, Atomic Speedway promoter Brad McCown has decided to generate Spring Fever Weekend; a three-race spectacle that will feature not only the nation’s top super late model competitors, but also three, full days of …