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

Steven Ovens Dirt Modifieds, Featured, Northeast, Southeast, Super DIRTcar Series 1 Comment

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.

NORTHEAST: Danny Johnson Feasts on Accord Leftovers; Wins Rain-Postponed Gobbler

RaceChaser Staff Dirt Modifieds, Dirt Track Racing, Featured, Northeast 0 Comments

ACCORD, N.Y. – official press release — Bob Armbruster photo — Danny Johnson brought down the curtain on the 2015 outdoor season at Accord Speedway Saturday afternoon. For the first time in 27 years, a Northeast dirt-track event was held in December as the Ulster County facility hosted the rain-postponed ‘Gobbler’ special. Johnson guided Chris Gennarelli’s No. 27J to victory …

AUDIO/RECAP: The Doctor is In at Charlotte; Danny Johnson Wins Night One of World Finals

Jacob Seelman Audio, Carolinas Racing, Dirt Track Racing, Featured, Northeast, Southeast, Super DIRTcar Series 1 Comment

CONCORD, N.C. – Audio and story by Race Chaser Online Managing Editor Jacob Seelman – Chris Seelman photo – The Dirt Track at Charlotte got a house call early Saturday morning, when “The Doctor” Danny Johnson surged to his second-consecutive Bad Boy Buggies World Finals victory in dominating fashion. The driver of the No. 27J, from Rochester, N.Y., moved around …

DIRT MODS: Johnson Wins 2nd Hurricane 100 In 3 Years; ‘Flying Squirrel’ Soars In Sportsman

Steven Ovens Asphalt Modifieds, Dirt Modifieds, Dirt Track Racing, Featured, Northeast, Southeast, Super DIRTcar Series 0 Comments

BREWERTON, N.Y. — official series release — Jeremiah Fish photos — Danny Johnson of Rochester, N.Y., had a simple description for the performance of the car he steered to a convincing victory in Thursday night’s SUNY-Canton Hurricane 100 DIRTcar 358-Modified Series event at Brewerton Speedway. “On rails,” the 55-year-old Johnson said when asked about his Bicknell machine owned by Chris …

AUDIO/RECAP: ‘The Doctor’ and Dave Marcuccilli Strike First At Super DIRT Week

Steven Ovens Asphalt Modifieds, Audio, Dirt Modifieds, Dirt Track Racing, Featured, Northeast, Southeast, Super DIRTcar Series 0 Comments

WEEDSPORT, N.Y. — official track release — Audio by Race Chaser Online New York Correspondent Steven Ovens — Jeremiah Fish photo — Weedsport Speedway hosted the Super DIRT Week kickoff party Wednesday, and it was Danny Johnson who crashed Brett Hearn’s party during the 75-lap small-block modified feature. Hearn dominated the DIRTcar 358 Modified event that served as the first racing …

AUDIO/RECAP: He’s Back; Friesen Wins Super DIRTCar Series Event in Wild Five Mile Finish

Kyle Magda Audio, Dirt Modifieds, Dirt Track Racing, Featured, Northeast, Super DIRTcar Series 0 Comments

KIRKWOOD, N.Y. — Audio, photo and recap by Race Chaser Online Associate Editor Kyle Magda — For the first time since 1997, the Super DIRTCar Series (SDS) returned to Five Mile Point Speedway in the Southern Tier Region of New York. Stewart Friesen had yet to win on the 2015 SDS season, but that all changed Wednesday night when the …

NORTHEAST: ‘The Doctor’ Danny Johnson Looking to Go 2-For-2 In 2015 During Rumble at The Rock

Steven Ovens Asphalt Modifieds, Dirt Modifieds, Dirt Track Racing, Featured, Northeast, Sprints & Midgets 0 Comments

DUNDEE, N.Y. — official track release by Race Chaser Online New York Correspondent Steven Ovens — Curtis Berleue photo — ‘The Doctor’ Danny Johnson might have an advantage over other ‘outsiders’ invading the Black Rock Speedway for Tuesday’s running of the ‘Rumble at The Rock’. The Rochester, N.Y. pilot of the Chris Gennarelli-owned, Traction Grabber No. 27J already has a …

STSS: The Doctor is In; Danny Johnson Chasing Short Track Super Series North Region Title

RaceChaser Staff Dirt Modifieds, Dirt Track Racing, Featured, Northeast 0 Comments

MINERSVILLE, Pa. – official series release — SDS Photography photo — Danny Johnson has built the reputation as a true “money racer” in the Northeast dirt modified community. Johnson, of Rochester, N.Y., as a result, has taken a liking to the Short Track Super Series (STSS) Fueled By Hi-Tek and its lucrative pay structures and massive point fund. After falling …

ROC DIRT MODS: The Doctor Wins the Battle; Friesen Wins the War, Claims 2014 ROC Dirt Title by Four Points

RaceChaser Staff Asphalt Modifieds, Dirt Modifieds, Dirt Track Racing, Northeast, Sprints & Midgets 0 Comments

KIRKWOOD, N.Y. — official release — Jeremiah Fish photo — During his stellar driving career Danny Johnson of Rochester, NY has won quite a few big races at the Five Mile Point Speedway. On Sunday night Danny might have won his most impressive feature at the 65 year racing facility by simply destroying a very talented Modified field to win the Spring …

DIRT MODIFIEDS: ‘The Doctor’ Makes First House Call of 2015 at Golden Isles

Steven Ovens Dirt Modifieds, Dirt Track Racing, Featured, MidSouth, Northeast, Southeast, Super DIRTcar Series 0 Comments

WAYNESVILLE, Ga. — Story by Race Chaser Online New York Dirt Track Correspondent Steven Ovens — Lisa Michels photo — It didn’t take long for the fairly new team of Chris Gennarelli and Danny Johnson to strike gold — literally — in 2015. This team hit their stride in 2014 and proved it early in 2015, traveling down to the …