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 …

ARCA: Over 100 Series-Sanctioned Events In Store for 2016; Nashville Up Next on Schedule

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TOLEDO, Ohio — official series release — ARCA photo — The ARCA Racing Series presented by Menards is the sanction’s marquee tour, and has been since its inception in 1953. However, the ARCA sanction runs a lot deeper than the national division, often including well over 100 events throughout any given season. As it shakes out in 2016, 122 events …

MIDWEST: GoMuddy.com NSL 360 Series Set to Debut This Weekend at 81 Speedway

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WINDOM, Minn. — official series release — Inside Line Promotions photo — The GoMuddy.com National Sprint League 360 Sprint Car Series will make its second attempt to kick off its inaugural season this weekend. Inclement weather wiped out the opening event earlier this month, which sets the stage for the much anticipated $10,000-to-win Park City Cup/Air Capital Shootout this Thursday through Saturday at 81 …

XFINITY Star Joey Gase & Greenville-Pickens Promoter Anthony Anders Join Stock Car Steel/SRI Motorsports Show Tonight at 7 ET on PMN Radio

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CHARLOTTE, N.C. — Race Chaser Online/Performance Motorsports Network release — Ronald Martinez/Getty Images photo — NASCAR XFINITY Series driver Joey Gase, Greenville-Pickens (S.C.) Speedway promoter and former NASCAR Whelen All American Series national champion Anthony Anders and ARCA rookie Gus Dean will join tonight’s Stock Car Steel/SRI Motorsports Show tonight at 7 p.m. Eastern on the Performance Motorsports Network. Co-hosts Tom …

Paraplegic Racer Eric Saunders Leads Motorsports Madness Chili Bowl Preview Tonight at 7 Eastern on PMN Radio

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CHARLOTTE, N.C. — Story By Race Chaser Online Senior Editor Tom Baker — Midwest Paraplegic micro sprint racer Eric Saunders will join his brother as first time Lucas Oil Chili Bowl National entrants this week.  Eric headlines tonight’s two-hour Motorsports Madness show tonight at 7pm Eastern on PMN Radio. Show hosts Jacob Seelman and Tom Baker will have in-depth conversation …

AUDIO/FEATURE: Five in Five; A Q&A With 2015 Mel Kenyon Midget Series Champion Kyle O’Gara

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CHARLOTTE, N.C. — Audio and story by Race Chaser Online Managing Editor Jacob Seelman — United States Speed Association photo — Kyle O’Gara is capping off a strong 2015 season with his third appearance at the Rumble in Fort Wayne inside Allen County’s War Memorial Coliseum and Expo Center. The 20-year-old Hoosier native won the Mel Kenyon Midget Series points …

Super DIRTCar: Series Champ Sheppard Leaving Heinke-Baldwin Racing

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WEEDSPORT, N.Y. – Story by Race Chaser Senior Editor Tom Baker – Jay Fish photo — Current Super DIRTCar Series Champion Matt Sheppard will not return to Heinke-Baldwin Racing in 2016.  This, according to a team press release. Here is the release as written. “The 2016 racing season will see team owner Al Heinke continuing his focus on completing the …

MIDWEST: Roller Coaster Season Ending With Promising Turn for Josh Dietz — Part 1

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ELSMERE, Ky. — Story by Race Chaser Online Managing Editor Jacob Seelman — Photo credit Passion Driven Photography — The 2015 racing season has been a tale of two stories for Elsemere, Ky. driver and University of Cincinnati student Josh Dietz. The U.S. Legends Car regular started off his year strong, scoring a win right out of the box to give his …

MOTOGP: Repsol Honda Sweep; Marquez Claims Red Bull Indianapolis Grand Prix Pole Ahead of Pedrosa

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INDIANAPOLIS – official track release — Shawn Gritzmacher/IMS photo — Two-time defending MotoGP World Champion Marc Marquez posted a time of 1:31.884 seconds aboard the No. 93 Repsol Honda on Saturday to capture the pole position for Sunday’s Red Bull Indianapolis GP at the Indianapolis Motor Speedway. Marquez, who won from the pole during the last two MotoGP races at IMS, …

AUDIO/RECAP; Still On Top; Weatherman Wins ARCA Pole for Sioux Chief PowerPEX 200

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CLERMONT, Ill. — Audio, photo and recap by Race Chaser Online Associate Editor Kyle Magda — Nothing changed at the top of the leaderboard, as Kyle Weatherman won his second straight ARCA Racing Series presented by Menards pole Friday afternoon at Lucas Oil Raceway. Weatherman took everything up to Ansell Pole Qualifying, including both practice sessions in his No. 22 …