NORTHEAST: Patriot Sprint Tour Teams With URC For Labor Day Swing

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The A-Verdi Storage Containers Patriot Sprint Tour will team with the United Racing Club sprint cars in a three-race weekend this year, joining forces for a Labor Day weekend triple header in the Keystone State.

OVENS: Just When I Thought IMCA Couldn’t Be Any More Crazy

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After multiple weeks of discussion, a few heated conversations and enough head-shaking to enter the NFL’s new concussion protocol, I was ready to finally cool my jets about IMCA’s lack of interest in growing their brand of racing in the Northeast.

AUDIO/RECAP: Kyle Strohl Picks Up First Modified Victory of Season; Koehler Joins 50-Win Club at MVS

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LEHIGHTON, Pa. — official track release by Race Chaser Online Northeast Correspondent Kyle Magda — Renee Tidaback photo — Two familiar faces at Mahoning Valley Speedway ended up in victory lane Saturday night. 16-year-old Kyle Strohl finally broke into this season’s win column by holding off a hard-charging Austin Kochenash in the Modified feature while Paul Koehler Jr. battled with …

USAC: Chris Windom Scores Win at Williams Grove In Series Return to PA Track

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Chris Windom was able to fend off a furious late-race rally by Bryan Clauson to win in the return of champ car racing to Williams Grove Speedway after a 35-year hiatus in Friday night’s “Horn/Schindler Memorial” 100-lap USAC Silver Crown race.

NSCS: Rain, Rain Go Away; Mother Nature Postpones Sunday’s Axalta, We Paint Winners 400

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LONG POND, Pa. — Report by Race Chaser Online Northeast Correspondent Kyle Magda — NASCAR photo — Rain was in Sunday’s forecast at Pocono Raceway and did disappoint the Pennsylvania faithful. NASCAR postponed the Axalta, We Paint Winners 400 to Monday at noon with live TV coverage on FOX Sports 1. With more storms approaching the track, series officials aim …

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 …

AUDIO/RECAP; Enfinger Stretches Fuel, Holds Off Cindric for Pocono ARCA Win

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Defending ARCA Racing Series presented by Menards champion Grant Enfinger was the bridesmaid in both series stops at Pocono Raceway last season, but when the checkered flag flew Friday evening, he was second no more at the Tricky Triangle.

NORTHEAST: 17-Time Woodhull Champion Billy Van Pelt, Grant Hilfiger To Part Ways In 2017

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WESTFIELD, P.A. — Story by Race Chaser Online New York Dirt Correspondent Steven Ovens — Curtis Berleue, Woodhull Raceway & Team Photos — Billy Van Pelt and Grant Hilfiger shocked dirt track fans across the Southern Tier on Monday afternoon. Van Pelt announced on his Facebook page that he and Hilfiger will part ways at the conclusion of the 2016 …

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. …