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 …

SOUZA: Competition Will Play A Key Role In Whelen Mod Tour Title Fight

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STAFFORD SPRINGS, Conn. — Going into the 44th annual NAPA Fall Final this weekend at Stafford Motor Speedway, Doug Coby leads the NASCAR Whelen Modified Tour championship standings by a scant 13 points. Coby is chasing a third consecutive championship on NASCAR’s oldest touring series behind the wheel of his Dunleavy Truck and Trailer Repair/LFR Chassis No. 2 Chevrolet, and his season-to-date …

NSCS: A Long Pond; Rain Postpones Sunday’s Pennsylvania 400 at Pocono

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LONG POND, Pa. — With the sound of Air Titans blasting around Pocono Raceway and the track nearly dried, another rain shower hit the area. NASCAR officials postponed Sunday’s Pennsylvania 400 to Monday at 11 a.m. ET (NBCSN, MRN, Sirius XM Ch. 90) making it 0-for-2 with Sunday’s Cup races at the Tricky Triangle in 2016. The forecast called for …

NXS: Rain Rules at Pocono; Larson Hangs On for Inaugural Pocono XFINITY Series Victory

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LONG POND, Pa. — Recap by Race Chaser Online Northeast Correspondent Kyle Magda — Sean Gardner/Getty Images North America photo — Kyle Larson is once again a winner in the NASCAR XFINITY Series. Larson got a little help from Mother Nature and was just ahead of Erik Jones when the rains came to Pocono Raceway Saturday and forced NASCAR officials to …

NORTHEAST: Evergreen Raceway Cans Sunday’s Show; Cars Return to Track Next Weekend

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SAINT JOHNS, Pa. — official track release — Evergreen Raceway photo — Everyone is well aware that Mother Nature hasn’t exactly been friendly to area racetracks, their fans and competitors in the month of May. That trend continues and due to the projected forecast for this Sunday, May 22, Evergreen Raceway has decided to cancel their show for the afternoon. …

NORTHEAST: Rain Cancels Mahoning Show; Pocono Raceway Night On Deck Next Weekend

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LEHIGHTON, Pa. — official track release — Mahoning Valley Speedway photo — For the second straight week Mahoning Valley Speedway has cancelled its Saturday night racing card due to the weather. Although forecasts are varying with rain that is off and on during the day and possibly parts of the evening, promoter Floyd Santee felt it was in the best interest to …

NORTHEAST: Evergreen Raceway Cancels Sunday’s Show; Move ‘Pack The Track’ Day To May 15

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SAINT JOHNS, Pa. — official track release — Evergreen Raceway photo —       Due to ongoing rain storms, Evergreen Raceway has been forced to cancel their regular show that was planned for Sunday, May 1. The event boasted half price grandstand admission for “Pack the Track” day. Track management has decided to choose another date for their “Pack the …

AUDIO/RECAP: The Master of Faster; Eric Beers Wins RoC Modified Opener at Mahoning Valley Speedway

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LEHIGHTON, Pa. — Audio and recap by Race Chaser Online Northeast Correspondent Kyle Magda — Mahoning Valley Speedway photo — It was same song, second verse for Northampton natives Eric Beers and Matt Hirschman in back-to-back weeks at Mahoning Valley Speedway Saturday night. Beers andt Hirschman ran 1-2 for a majority of the Ferris Mowers Race of Champions Asphalt Modified …