NORTHEAST: Super Gen Products Grit Racing Series Announces Full 2016 Schedule

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CORTLAND, N.Y. — Story by Race Chaser Online New York Dirt Correspondent Steven Ovens — Grit Racing Series photo — The Super Gen Products Grit Racing Series announced their 2016 series schedule on Wednesday after finalizing the American Racer Series schedule. 21 dates are solid on the Grit Racing Series American Racer and Hoosier schedules with 2 dates yet to …

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 …

AUDIO/FEATURE: Five in Five; A Q&A With New York Crate Sportsman Driver Brandon Butler

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PAINTED POST, N.Y. — Story and Audio by Race Chaser Online New York Correspondent Steven Ovens — Josh B photo — Brandon Butler is a Crate Sportsman Modified competitor at Woodhull Raceway in Upstate New York and had a very successful season, picking up multiple wins including a sanctioned Grit Racing Series event.  His smaller team also ventured out to …

NORTHEAST: Super Gen Products/Champion Power Equipment Grit Racing Series Announces Hoosier Tour Locations

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CORTLAND, N.Y. — Exclusive Story by Race Chaser Online New York Dirt Correspondent Steven Ovens — Curtis Berleue photo — In a story that has been shared exclusively to RaceChaserOnline.com, the Grit Series Crate Sportsman Modified Series has announced the locations for the Hoosier Tour for 2016. As was the case in 2015, the series promoted by Dick and Nick …

AUDIO/FEATURE: 1-On-1 With Kenny Peoples Jr; Talks 2015 Season In Review

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PAINTED POST, N.Y. — Story and Audio by Race Chaser Online New York Dirt Correspondent Steven Ovens — SDS photo — In an age where racing has become a sport where the newest technology and money devoted to speed has won more races than it has lost, the fact that racing was meant to be ‘fun’ sometimes gets lost. When …

NORTHEAST: GRIT Officials Announce ‘Fight Night All Star Street Stock Series’ for 2016

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HORSEHEADS, N.Y. — Story by Race Chaser Online New York Dirt Correspondent Steven Ovens — Fight Night All Star Street Stock Series photo — Calling all Street Stock racers of New York State and Northern Pennsylvania- there’s a new traveling series coming to town in 2016. The father-son duo of Dick Stark and Nick Stark, who are the proprietors of …

Broadslidin’ Blog: Rocky Warner Really Is That Good; Crate Motor Passes Dyno Test At Utica-Rome

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PENN YAN, N.Y. — Blog by Race Chaser Online New York Dirt Correspondent Steven Ovens — Jeremiah Fish photo — ‘That guy is winning too much, he MUST be cheating!’ ‘He’s beating us and WE’RE not legal, he must NOT be legal either!’ How many times have your heard that at your local short track?  I don’t know about you …

NORTHEAST: Jan Corcoran Memorial & Cabin Fever Grit Series Events Postponed At Canandaigua

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CANANDAIGUA, N.Y. — official release — Opening Weekend at the Canandaigua Motorsports Park will have to wait one more weekend as continued wet weather has left the pit area and general admission parking areas too wet to hold their April 17th and 18th events.  The following was released from Canandaigua Motorsports Park late Thursday night.   We have had to …

AUDIO/FEATURE: ‘The Flying Squirrel’ Reflects On Breakout Year In Crate Sportsman

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FONDA, N.Y. — Story and audio By Race Chaser Online New York Dirt Correspondent Steven Ovens — Matthew Boyce Photography photo — Rocky Warner had about one of the best seasons you could have in a Crate Sportsman in 2014. He picked up track championships at the Glen Ridge Motorsports Park and the Fonda Speedway. ‘The Flying Squirrel’ also won …

Turn 5 Live At 7:30 PM Eastern Is Full Of Champions With Sheppard, Warner & Hilfiger

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PENN YAN, N.Y. — Speed77 Radio/Race Chaser Online release — Jeremiah Fish photo — Turn 5 Live returns for a Tuesday night edition of dirt track talk, results and discussion with a show loaded with champions including a driver who won 2 Modified titles in 2014, a Crate Sportsman series champion and a Modified championship winning car owner. The coverage …

Turn 5 Live, Grit Racing Series & Canandaigua Motorsports Park Team Up For ‘Cabin Fever 64’

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CANANDAIGUA, NY — Story By Race Chaser Online New York Correspondent Steven Ovens — Nick Guererri/M6 Photography Photo — The 2015 Grit Hoosier Series will kick off with the Cabin Fever 64 on Friday and Saturday April 17 and 18 at the Canandaigua Motorsports Park. Friday night will give the competitors several timed hot lap sessions that will allow them …

Broadslidin’ Blog: 2015 Looking To Be The Year Of The Sportsman Modified

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PENN YAN, NY — Blog By Race Chaser Online New York Dirt Track Correspondent Steven Ovens — Troyer Race Cars Photo — 2014 had a feeling to it on the dirt that made me feel like we are going through a bit of resurgence.  Instead of being on the decline, dirt track racing is making a comeback.  The economy landed …