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 …

ROC MODS: Three Race of Champions Modifed Dates at Oswego for 2015

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OSWEGO, N.Y. – official track release — Bill Taylor photo — The Race of Champions Asphalt Modified Series will make three trips to the Oswego Speedway during the track’s 65th anniversary slate, including the annual Sunoco Race of Champions Modified 200. In what will be a dramatic lid lifter to Oswego’s 65th season, the Race of Champions Asphalt Modifieds will make their …

OSWEGO: Superstars Stewart Friesen, Bobby Santos Join Race of Champions Weekend Lineup

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OSWEGO, N.Y. – official release — Yankeeracer.com photo — When the 64th annual Race of Champions Weekend gets underway on Saturday and Sunday at Oswego (N.Y.) Speedway, two open-wheel racing superstars will be in the lineup. Two-time Super DIRTcar Syracuse 200 champion Stewart Friesen and former NASCAR Whelen Modified Tour champion Bobby Santos are expected to be at the ‘Steel Palace’ for …

AUDIO/RECAP: Oswego Race Of Champions Modified 100 Goes To Chuck Hossfeld

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OSWEGO, N.Y. – Story/audio/photo By RaceChaser Senior Editor Tom Baker – Twenty Five Race of Champions Modifieds lined the pit area on Friday night at the Oswego Speedway for the Race of Champions 100. When the checkered flag fell in the first main event of Budweiser Classic Weekend, it was Chuck Hossfeld standing in victory lane. Following heat wins by …

AUDIO/RECAP: Hirschman Scores Fourth Race of Champions Modified Victory of Season at Chemung

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CHEMUNG, NY — Race report, audio and photo by Race Chaser Online correspondent Kyle Magda — There’s just no stopping Matt Hirschman. Hirschman picked up his fourth win on the 2014 Race of Champions Asphalt Modified Tour at Chemung Speedrome Saturday night, taking the lead after a lap 89 restart when the axle broke on the No. 71 car of Jimmy Zacharias, …

RoC ASPHALT MODS: Hossfeld Stops Hirschman to Triumph at Shangri-La II

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TIOGA CENTER, N.Y. – official release — Chuck Hossfeld held off a late challenge from Matt Hirschman to win Sunday’s Race of Champions Asphalt Modified Tour race held at Shangri-La II Motor Speedway. Hossfeld started from the pole after the redraw and was able to hold down the lead as the green flag waved. He soon found himself fending off …

Blaney, Rhodes and Rypkema Highlight Special Wednesday Night Stock Car Steel/SRI Motorsports Show at 7 PM Eastern

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CHARLOTTE, N.C. — Speed77 Radio/Race Chaser Online release — Getty Images photo — A featured interview with NASCAR national series driver for Brad Keselowski Racing and Team Penske, Ryan Blaney, as well as a live interview with NASCAR Next driver and K&N Pro Series East points leader Ben Rhodes headlines tonight’s special Wednesday night edition of the Stock Car Steel/SRI …

Broadslidin’ Blog: Big Weekend Ahead In The Northeast

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PENN YAN, NY — Story by Race Chaser Online New York Correspondent  Steven Ovens — Photo by Turn 5 Podcast Co-Host Clint Miller — I told myself I wouldn’t take out any more time writing about Mother Nature in a Broadslidin’ Blog but in the first line I’ve already blown that.  Sorry Race Chasers, this weather is finally starting to …

OSWEGO: Jim Shampine Memorial Provides ‘Spring’ Classic Feeling on Memorial Day Weekend

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OSWEGO, NY — official release — The highlight of Oswego Speedway’s Memorial Day Weekend Triple Header on Saturday, May 24 will be the 23rd running of the prestigious Novelis Supermodified Jim Shampine Memorial. Regarded by many as the greatest innovator and driver in Oswego Speedway’s Supermodified history, Jim Shampine set the standard of excellence in Supermodified design and driving at the …

Jack Brabham Tribute and Guest Duo Gase and Hargrove Highlight Motorsports Madness Tonight at 7 ET

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CHARLOTTE, N.C. — Speed77 Radio/Race Chaser Online release — Brian McKay/IMS Archives/Charlie Niebergall photos — A special tribute honoring the life of three-time Formula One World Champion and multi-time Indianapolis 500 starter Sir Jack Brabham, as well as feature interviews with NASCAR Nationwide Series driver Joey Gase and Canadian Pro Mazda driver Scott Hargrove headline tonight’s edition of Motorsports Madness …

AUDIO/RECAP: Hirschman Holds Off Hossfeld For ROC Modified Win At Shangri La II

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TIOGA CENTER, NY — Story, Photo and Audio by Race Chaser Online Correspondent Steven Ovens — Another Race of Champions Asphalt Modified Tour show in the books and another ‘W’ marked in the books for Matt Hirschman.  But what the box score won’t tell you is just how hard ‘Money Matt’ had to work to get this one over rival …

ROC DIRT MODS: Northeast Showdown Rained Out; Rescheduled for Tuesday June 3rd

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DUNDEE, NY — official speedway release — Yates County Speedway has cancelled tonight’s Northeast Showdown for the Race of Champions Modifieds and Crate Sportsman. The race has been rescheduled for Tuesday, June 3rd at 7:30 p.m.  With showers and thunderstorms in the area and more forecasted for this evening, the decision was made early to avoid unnecessary travel for the …