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 …

AUDIO/QUALIFYING: Hustle, Hustle, Baby; Michael Barnes Earns Pole for 59th Annual Budweiser International Classic

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OSWEGO, N.Y. – official track release — Audio by Race Chaser Online Associate Editor Kyle Magda — Bill Taylor photo — Oswego Speedway’s Budweiser International Classic 200 will be led to the green flag on Sunday by ‘The Hustler’ Michael Barnes, driving the Syrell Racing No. 68 Novelis Supermodified. Barnes cranked just the second 15.8 second lap in the history …

OSWEGO: With Championship All But Locked Up, Andrew Schartner Sets Sights On Third SBS Classic Win

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OSWEGO, N.Y. — Story By RaceChaser Senior Editor Tom Baker — Bill Taylor photo — In four years of competition in Oswego Speedway’s Pathfinder Band SBS (Small Block Supermodified) division, Andrew Schartner has built himself a pretty good resume. Two SBS Classic wins, two Race of Champions wins, a Tony White Memorial victory are among his accomplishments at “The Big O”. …

AUDIO/RECAP – Oswego: Late Race Charge Gives Bobby Bond 2nd International Classic 200 Victory; Lichty and Schartner Dominate Saturday Races

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September 1, 2013 – Story/Audio By Tom Baker – Photo by Bill Taylor – Oswego, N.Y. – The 57th Annual International Classic 200 at Oswego Speedway looked, for the first 100 laps around the 5/8-mile oval, as if it would be a thrilling duel to the finish between several of the top Supermodified competitors in the nation. Then, over the …