RADIO: Motorsports Madness – Debates: Joey Logano, Hallie Deegan

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In this lively episode of Motorsports Madness, Murdock has restart issues, the group reviews Michigan, debates Joey Logano restart move and Jacob tees off on Hallie Deegan’s third bump and run in three winning efforts.

PODCAST: Inside Groove Episode 5 Featuring Doug Didero

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Episode 5 of the Inside Groove Supermodified Podcast brought to you by IPC Indy features an extended interview with supermodiifed legend Doug Didero, a Canadian racer who also raced Indy and NASCAR. Doug talks candidly about the mental difficulty it takes to race an Indy Car, his humble beginnings, and the new wing package for supermodifieds that is sparking a …

Ovens: 1-on-1 with Chemung Speedrome’s John White

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In what has been a bitterly cold off-season from racing, the racing community surrounding the pavement racing scene in the Twin Tiers has been swirling. Opinions regarding schedules and a nearby track discussing re-opening seems to have been the biggest buzz.

Griffith Heading For Speedweeks With Momentum

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As he prepares to head to New Smyrna Speedway for the 52nd annual World Series of Asphalt Stock Car Racing, Super Late Model driver Derek Griffith has plenty of momentum on his side. The Hudson driver is coming off a second-place finish in the Red Eye 100 at New Smyrna on January 6, a race that opened the 2018 NASCAR Whelen All American Series season. The runner-up finish was his best career at the 0.500-mile Florida oval.

Starrett Tools Joins Stafford’s SK Mod Contingency Program

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In recent years the racing in Stafford’s SK Modified® division has been second to none, with weekly excitement and jaw dropping finishes.  The 2018 season promises to be much of the same with a driver roster full of young talent and crafty veterans.  New for the 2018 season, Starrett Tools has signed on as a contingency partner for the entire season, awarding a $150 bonus each week to the winner of each SK Modified® feature.

Bonsignore Switches To LFR Chassis; Adds New Crew Chief For 2018

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Kenneth Massa Motorsports has announced its 2018 plans for the NASCAR Whelen Modified Tour.  Veteran driver Justin Bonsignore will drive a LFR Car as he races for the NWMT championship with Ryan Stone as his crew chief.

SNEAK PEAK: 2018 Seekonk Speedway Sports Trucks

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Just under five months before the drop of the first green flag, the 2018 Seekonk Sports Trucks season is already setting up to be a tight battle for the championship. In 2017, Mike Duarte stormed onto the scene at the 0.333-mile oval, winning just one feature, but capturing his first track championship behind the wheel of the No. 50. The Dighton, Mass. driver scored top five finishes in all but five races, which was the best among all drivers. He celebrated his title in November at the Venus De Milo.

Kreutter Claims Allentown Indoor TQ Midget Trophy

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Scott Kreutter of Buffalo, N.Y., won his first career Indoor Auto Racing Series Fueled By VP Racing Three Quarter (TQ) Midget feature Saturday night inside Allentown’s PPL Center Arena in front of a good crowd. The versatile driver, who does most of his outdoor racing on dirt in Central New York behind the wheel of a 360 Sprint Car, took the lead from his outside front row starting spot on the initial start of the 40-lap main event, then held off a variety of challengers including Friday night winner Justin Bonsignore, past Series champions Erick Rudolph and Ryan Flores and Ryan Preece. Rudolph passed Bonsignore for second with two laps to go in the race. Bonsignore held for third ahead of Matt Roselli, and Jon Reid.

PASS North Opener Set For Thompson

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The Pro All Star Series (PASS) announced a tentative 18-race schedule for the 2018 North season on Saturday. The schedule includes a total of six events at Oxford Plains Speedway, headlined by the 45th annual Oxford 250 on Aug. 26. It also is highlighted by a season-opening event as part of Icebreaker weekend at Thompson Speedway Motorsports Park on April 8.