SDS: Max McLaughlin Leads Heinke-Baldwin Expansion; Four-Man, Three-Car Team Set for 2016

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WEEDSPORT, N.Y. — official team release — Chris Seelman photo — With a focus on continued improvement and progress, team owner Al Heinke and his Heinke-Baldwin Racing team unveiled the faces and names of their 2016 driver lineup on Monday. The team, which has in the past fielded cars driven by Todd Burley, Alan Johnson, Erick Rudolph and four-time Super …

AUDIO/RECAP: ‘This Is Awful Special’; Phelps Takes Troyer Retro Scheme To Victory At Syracuse

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SYRACUSE, N.Y. — Story and Audio by Race Chaser Online New York Correspondent Steven Ovens — Brad Ovens Photo — Jimmy Phelps has truly had a love-hate relationship with the Moody Mile at Super DIRT Week.  More hate than love, but always mixed success at the New York State Fairgrounds.  In the last decade, Phelps has brought several extremely fast …

AUDIO/RECAP: Stars Shine During Camping World Friday Night Lights At Super DIRT Week

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SYRACUSE, NY — Story, Photos and Audio by Race Chaser Online New York Correspondent Steven Ovens — Camping World Friday Night Lights is an event that is gaining popularity here at the Moody Mile in Syracuse as a part of NAPA Auto Parts Super DIRT Week.  This events stands alone as the only night race that is held on the …

NAPA Super DIRT Week Preview: Jimmy Phelps Carrying Momentum To Fulton & NAPA SDW

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FULTON, N.Y. — Story by Race Chaser Online New York Correspondent Steven Ovens — Jeremiah Fish photos — Two names really seem to come to mind when considering who is entering the next week and a half of racing with the most momentum. Brett Hearn is one name as he overtook the points lead at Fonda, but the other name …

AUDIO/RECAP: Team HBR Sweeps Seneca Lake Shootout

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DUNDEE, NY — Story, Photos and Audio by Race Chaser Online New York Correspondent Steven Ovens — Friday night’s Inaugural Seneca Lake Shootout sponsored by Suburban Propane and Blue Heron Construction came with much anticipation.  This was an event that promoter Dan Harpell challenged the Yates County Speedway race fans to support as the fans have called for the return …

DIRTcar: Sheppard and HBR drop Silly Season Bombshell

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November 29th, 2013 — Story and Photo by Steven Ovens for Race Chaser Online — Well, no one saw this one coming. The World Finals have come and gone.  Drivers and teams have begun licking their 2013 wounds and have started preparing for another run at the 2014 Mr. DIRT Championship.  Brett Hearn and Matt Sheppard duked it out again …

Finally! Jimmy Phelps is an Outlaw 200 Champion

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October 6, 2013 – Story by Steven Ovens – Photo By David Medler / Fulton Speedway PR Director – Jimmy Phelps has been making the ride to the Fulton Speedway for as long as he can remember.  The track has been his home track forever.  He has numerous wins at the Fulton Speedway and several other tracks along the DIRTcar …