OVENS: Just When I Thought IMCA Couldn’t Be Any More Crazy

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After multiple weeks of discussion, a few heated conversations and enough head-shaking to enter the NFL’s new concussion protocol, I was ready to finally cool my jets about IMCA’s lack of interest in growing their brand of racing in the Northeast.

AUDIO/Broadslidin’: Jackson Boys Finally Win ‘One For Dad’ in Emotional Outlaw Victory

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Mike and Stacy Jackson from Addison have been desperately trying to win a race so far in 2016, but they just hadn’t been able to find the keys to unlock the door to victory lane at any of the area tracks they compete at.

AUDIO/Broadslidin’: Daugherty, Daugherty & Gleason Create A Woodhull ‘Hat Trick’

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It was a banner night for the Daugherty Racing and Gleason Motorsports teams last Saturday night on the third-mile bullring at New York’s Woodhull Raceway.

Broadslidin’: News & Notes From The Finger Lakes & Southern Tier

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HORSEHEADS, N.Y. — Column by Race Chaser Online New York Dirt Correspondent Steven Ovens — Jeremiah Fish photo — While our Turn 5 Roundtable article this week (see Turn 5 Roundtable posted Wednesday 3/23/16) spoke to a lot of the more controversial discussions from the past week, there are still a few things out there to talk about as one …

Broadslidin’: To Take or Not to Take an Outlaws Provisional? The Answer Appears to be No.

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HORSEHEADS, N.Y. — Column by Race Chaser Online New York Dirt Correspondent Steven Ovens — Tony Stewart Racing photo — Change is often a great thing.  It can give you the opportunity to make something better, or even help you achieve a goal more efficiently. For 2016, the World of Outlaws Craftsman Sprint Car Series made a change to their …

Broadslidin’: Why I Would Embrace an Oswego Speedway Super DIRT Week

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HORSEHEADS, N.Y. — Column by Race Chaser Online New York Dirt Correspondent Steven Ovens — Shawn Cathcart photo — Brian Carter from World Racing Group has laid down the gauntlet for Glenn Donnelly and the staff at Central New York Raceway Park — show us progress in the next few months or we will move forward with Super DIRT Week …

Broadslidin’: Kasey Kahne Racing Dominant Early & Why Donnelly’s Exit is Trouble for Rolling Wheels

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HORSEHEADS, N.Y. — Column by Race Chaser Online New York Dirt Correspondent Steven Ovens — Kasey Kahne Racing photo — Kasey Kahne Racing Starts Season at Four-for-Five Anyone other than the folks at Kasey Kahne Racing who say that they saw four out of five wins coming to start the 2016 season on the World of Outlaws Craftsman Sprint Car …

Broadslidin’: ‘Paradise Found’ — Sportsman Modifieds End 21-Year Hiatus at Paradise Speedway

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HORSEHEADS, N.Y. — Column by Race Chaser Online New York Dirt Correspondent Steven Ovens — Shelly Lannon photo — In my old age (ha!) I have really come to enjoy the history of the race tracks I have grown up with and attended in my 29 years on this planet.  One of those places is a track I own two …

AUDIO/Broadslidin’: Newly-Named Outlaw Speedway Starts New Chapter With Stable Future

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HORSEHEADS, N.Y. — Story and audio by Race Chaser Online New York Dirt Correspondent Steven Ovens — Shawn Cathcart photo — It appears that, in the coming weeks, we will all see and hear just how differently things are going to be done at the newly named Outlaw Speedway. New owner Tyler Siri has come in and really shaken things …

Broadslidin’: Still Plenty To Be Determined On The Northeast Dirt Roulette Wheel

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HORSEHEADS, N.Y. — Column by Race Chaser Online New York Correspondent Steven Ovens — Mike Payne Racing photo — We’ve been able to cross a lot of unknowns off the list so far during this dirt track offseason in the Northeast. We’ve seen some monster announcements like the Short Track Super Series and Race of Champions Dirt Modified Tour teaming …

Broadslidin: It’s Not Over Yet; Silly Season on Steroids Still Has Potential to Get Crazier

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HORSEHEADS, N.Y. — Column by Race Chaser Online New York Correspondent Steven Ovens — Brad Ovens photo — To say that this year’s version of ‘Silly Season’ has been nuts would be the biggest understatement of 2015. My wife, if she had an appreciation for Dirt Modifieds like I do, would say that this offseason has been ‘cray cray’. Top …