NORTHEAST: Rides Available For 2-Seat Supermodified Future Legends Program on May 28 at Oswego

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OSWEGO, N.Y. — official track release — Oswego Speedway photo — Ever since it arrived on the scene, the Canale Insurance and Accounting 2-seat Supermodified has been doing Ride with the Legends every International Classic Weekend. Some of the top drivers in Supermodified racing have given rides to people who want to know the thrill of being in a real …

NORTHEAST: Novelis to Present 55th Season of Supermodified Racing at Oswego Speedway

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OSWEGO, N.Y. — official track release — Bill Taylor photo — When the green flag drops on Oswego Speedway’s 66th consecutive racing season on Saturday, May 14, the Novelis Supermodifieds will embark on their 55th consecutive campaign as the Speedway’s headline division. Since 1962, Oswego Speedway has been the Home of the Supermodifieds, with Novelis presenting Oswego’s unique brand of racing every …

NORTHEAST: Oswego Speedway First Canadian Champion Kenny Andrews Passes Away

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OSWEGO, N.Y. — official track release — Oswego Speedway photo — Oswego Speedway Hall of Famer Kenny Andrews, the first Canadian track champion and International Classic winner at the Speedway, passed away on Friday at the age of 87. A real estate broker by day in Burlington, Ontario, Andrews was a fierce Supermodified competitor at Oswego on the weekends, earning a total …

NORTHEAST: Jedzrejek Returns to Oswego in 2016; Joins Graham Racing for Supermodified Opener

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OSWEGO, N.Y. — official track release — Oswego Speedway photo — In another announcement from the Graham Racing Supermodified stable, Ohio Supermodified ace Tim Jedrzejek will join the Graham fleet for Oswego Speedway’s 66th season opener on Saturday, May 14, in search of his first career Novelis Supermodified feature victory. Jedrzejek, known affectionately through the circle of Supermodified racing as …

NORTHEAST: Osetek Technologies Prepping New Super; Keith Shampine Set for 2016 Oswego Slate

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CONCORD, NC – official track release — Bill Taylor photo — Supermodified car owner Chris Osetek has been busy this winter in his Statesville, N.C., shop building a new supermodified for driver Keith Shampine to wheel at Oswego Speedway in 2016. Production of the chassis began in late 2014 with plans for a 2015 debut at Oswego. Progress slowed once …

Bill Sharkey (71) In 2013 at Oswego - Paul Murphy Photo

NORTHEAST: “The Shark” Bill Sharkey Announces Return To Oswego Supermodified Racing Wars

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OSWEGO, N.Y. – Story By Race Chaser Online Senior Editor Tom Baker – Paul Murphy Photo – Popular Oswego Speedway Supermodified competitor Billy “The Shark” Sharkey will make his long-awaited return to Supermodified racing at the 5/8-mile Port City oval in 2016.  Sharkey made the announcement Sunday evening on his Facebook page. The fan favorite will be piloting a Hawk …

NORTHEAST: 2016 Oswego Speedway Schedule Unveiled, With Historic Traditions and New Twists

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OSWEGO, N.Y. – official track release — Oswego Speedway officials have announced their 66th annual, 14-race weekend schedule for 2016, featuring the Novelis Supermodified and Pathfinder Bank SBS ‘Road to the Championship’, as well as the return of the NASCAR Whelen Modified Tour, Race of Champions Modified 250 and the second annual Port City ‘Super Spectacle.’ When taking note of the …

Tom Time: Five Races I Would Like To See On Tony Stewart’s 2017 Schedule

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CHARLOTTE, N.C. — Column by Race Chaser Online Senior Editor Tom Baker — Patrick Smith/Getty Images photo — Tony Stewart’s announcement Wednesday that he would retire from NASCAR Sprint Cup Series competition following the 2016 season was not a huge surprise to me. He hasn’t been the same in a NASCAR Sprint Cup Series car since he broke his leg …

AUDIO/RECAP: Bond Brothers Make Oswego Speedway History; Sweep 2015 Track Championships

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OSWEGO, N.Y. — Story by Race Chaser Online Senior Editor Tom Baker — Oswego Speedway audio — Bill Taylor photo — When Fall Championship Night began at the famed Oswego Speedway, Bobby Bond held a 12.5 point lead over seven-time Novelis Supermodified track champion Otto Sitterly, and his brother Mike Bond was 6.5 points ahead of Dave Cliff and 18.5 …