BAKER: My Five Favorite Classics Part 1 – It Ain’t Over Til It’s Over

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OSWEGO, N.Y. — By Race Chaser Online Senior Editor Tom Baker —  Bob Gangwer/Wing Side Up photo — (This is the first of a two-part story focusing on the 62nd Annual Oswego Speedway Budweiser International Classic 200, coming up this Sunday, September 2nd, 2018). I’ve been to almost every International Classic since 1974, with the exception of a few of …

Classic Countdown: He’s Still Got It; Legend Bentley Warren Wins Sixth Classic at Age 57 in 1998

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OSWEGO, N.Y. — Story by Race Chaser Online Senior Editor Tom Baker — JakesSite.com photo — As we continue our Race Chaser Online countdown to Oswego Speedway’s 59th Annual Budweiser International Classic, Sept. 4-6 at the “Indy of the East,” we look back at some of the most improbable driver performances and improbable outcomes in this 200-lap Supermodified race over …

Tom Time Blog: My Five Favorite Classics Part 2 — It Ain’t Over Til It’s Over

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OSWEGO, N.Y. — Blog By Race Chaser Online Senior Editor Tom Baker — Snyder Racing photo — This is the second of a two-part blog focusing on the Budweiser International Classic 200 at the Oswego Speedway, which will be run this Sunday. I’ve been to almost every Classic since 1974, with the exception of a few of the post-2000 races that …

Tom Time Blog: Ageless Wonder Bentley Warren Making A “Super” Comeback This Friday!

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OXFORD, ME — Blog by RaceChaser Senior Editor Tom Baker — Photo Courtesy ISMA Supers/OxfordPlains.com  — Bentley. In most motorsports circles, that’s all you have to say.  Everyone knows Bentley, and everyone loves him. For those uninitiated, “Bentley” is Bentley Warren, the most beloved racer to ever come out of New England and whose life more closely resembles that of a …

Tom Time Blog: Bentley Warren Bio Book A Must-Read For All Race Fans!

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Blog by RaceChaser Online Senior Editor Tom Baker – January 8, 2013 – “Wicked Fast” is an easy-to-digest, informative and often hilarious biography of New England racing legend Bentley Warren that was written by Bones Bourcier and published by Coastal 181 Publishing out of Massachussetts. You just have to buy this book.  It’s as simple as that. Having been blessed …

Racing Legend Bentley Warren’s Biography “Wicked Fast” Now Available

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Newburyport, Mass., November 11, 2013 – Motorsports publisher Coastal 181 announced today the release of its latest title, “WICKED FAST: Racing Through Life with Bentley Warren,” by Bones Bourcier. Bentley Warren’s approach to life is mirrored by the tongue-in-cheek slogan of his high-octane watering hole, Bentley’s Saloon in Arundel, Maine: “Who has more fun than us? We do!” Whether mingling …