MIDGETS: NEMA Ready For 2016 Season; More Than 50 Midgets Entered For Campaign

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BRIDGEWATER, Mass. — official series release — NEMA photo — Second term NEMA President Russ Stoehr is looking forward to 2016, and for good reason.  NEMA came off a very strong finish to the season, with exceptional car counts at the New-London Waterford Speedbowl and Thompson Speedway Motorsports Park.  One of New England’s mainstay touring series, the Northeastern Midget Association …

NORTHEAST: NEMA Lites Set For Opener at Thompson Speedway IceBreaker Saturday

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THOMPSON, Conn. — official series release — NEMA photo — The Northeastern Midget Association has long considered Thompson Speedway Motorsports Park (TSMP) the ultimate “separate the men from the boys” facility. While any Thompson checkered is a treasure, winning on opening day in the NEMA Lites feature at this year’s ICEBREAKER event will be a goal high on the list …

NEMA: Champions Crowned and Celebrated During Annual Series Awards Banquet

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MARLBOROUGH, Mass. – official series release — The Northeastern Midget Ass’n gathered Saturday evening to honor its champions at the annual awards gala, hosted at the Best Western Crown Plaza in Marlborough, Mass. Hundreds of competitors, crew, fans and their families gathered for the event.  NEMA’s announcer Pete Falconi was the host for the evening, assisted by NEMA President Russ …

NORTHEAST: NEMA, NEMA Lites Ready To Take On Oswego Speedway

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BRIDGEWATER, Mass. — official series release — Jim Feeney/NEMA photo — The NEMA Midgets and the NEMA Lites will be making one of their longest tows of the season to one of most challenging tracks on the circuit. NEMA returns to the Oswego Speedway in central New York State to be part of the track’s “King of Wings VII” night this …

NEMA: Cugini Nabs First Midget Win, Bigelow Takes Down Big Wiscasset Lites Victory

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BRIDGEWATER, Mass. — official series release — Cugini Motorsports photo — The Wiscasset Speedway put together a blockbuster evening for NEMA this past Saturday night, with packed stands, and fans eagerly awaiting the return of the Winged Warriors. At the end of the night, a very happy Danny Cugini took down his first ever NEMA victory over five time champion Randy Cabral, …

NORTHEAST: Preliminary NEMA Schedule Announced For 2015 Season

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BROCKTON, Mass. — official series release — Norm Marx photo — Established haunts make up the 2015 Northeastern Midget Association schedule, including a return to White Mountain Motorsports Park for the Jim O’Brien Memorial race after an absence of many years and the season opener at Evans Mills Motorsports Park on May 23. As NEMA President Russ Stoehr puts the finishing …

AUDIO/RECAP: Schartner Crowned SBS Champ; Hanbury Takes RoC Sportsman Victory

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OSWEGO, N.Y. – Story/photo/audio by RaceChaser Senior Editor Tom Baker – The 64th Annual Race of Champions at Oswego Speedway was scheduled as a two-day seven division event to be run on Saturday and Sunday.  Saturday’s weather didn’t cooperate, so race officials divided Sunday into two portions. Sunday’s previously scheduled portion was completed early in the day, with Dave Danzer …

AUDIO/RECAP: Hossfeld Wins 64th Annual Sunoco Race of Champions Modified 200 In Overtime

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OSWEGO, N.Y. – Story/Photo/Audio by RaceChaser Senior Editor Tom Baker – The 64th Annual Sunoco Race of Champions got off to a wet start as rain swept in from the Midwest and washed out all of the Saturday events.  The foul weather pushed everything back to Sunday, meaning a full seven division race card would be completed in one day. …

NORTHEAST: Historic 64th Annual Race of Champions Weekend Begins Saturday at Oswego Speedway

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OSWEGO, N.Y. — Story by Race Chaser Online Senior Editor Tom Baker — Speed51.com photo — The 64th Annual Sunoco Race of Champions for the NASCAR-style Northeast Asphalt Modifieds gets underway tomorrow at the famed Oswego Speedway in Oswego, N.Y. This race is the second oldest consecutively run race in the United States. It is a tradition that goes back years …

NEMA Midgets: Super-Fast Oswego Speedway Next on Tap

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Brockton, MA – Through the month of August, the Northeastern Midget Association has featured speed – record lap times at Airborne Speedway in Plattsburgh, NY, Waterford Speedbowl and Riverside Speedway in Groveton, MA. Saturday, Sept. 14, NEMA returns to the citadel of speed – Oswego Speedway. Jim Miller’s 16.94 lap, set en route to victory last year, will be the …