OVENS: Woodhull Raceway Community Shares ‘Memories of Sherwood’

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Last weekend, Woodhull Raceway Modified competitors competed in the 13th Annual Lyle Sherwood Memorial on “New York’s Toughest Bullring.” It had been just over 12 years since one of Woodhull’s historic Modified legends lost his life on the third-mile.

NORTHEAST: Close Racing Supply Presents Woodhull $1,000-to-win Crate Late Models April 15th

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Crate Late Models have a new home for the 2017 season on the third-mile bullring at Woodhull Raceway. It will be the first season that the growing division will compete full-time at Woodhull, and Close Racing Supply has signed on to present Opening Night action with a $1,000-to-win event for the division’s debut.

AUDIO: Woodard & Austin, The “Jimmie & Chad” Of Woodhull Raceway

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HORSEHEADS, NY — If you had a dime for every time you heard a NASCAR broadcast talk about the importance of the relationship between the driver and the crew chief, it’s safe to say you would be buying first round at the local bar.  But for one dirt team in the Northeast, this concept won their team it’s very first …

AUDIO: Richmond Stepping Up From Woodhull Front Wheel Drives To Crate Sportsman In 2017

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If you walk through the pit area at Woodhull Raceway, you’ll come across a pretty eclectic group of racers. There’s a great mix of veterans, rising stars and drivers just starting to make a name for themselves.

AUDIO: Multi-Time Sportsman Champion Chris Daugherty Headed For Modifieds In 2017

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2016 was a dream season for the Daugherty-Gleason race team. Three race teams consisting of Chris Daugherty in Crate Sportsman, Shawn Gleason in the Front Wheel Drives and Jeffery Daugherty brought home two track championships with Jeffery winning Rookie of the Year honors. Add on over a dozen wins and Jeffery’s first Crate win in September, it was a year that a team will rarely ever have.

AUDIO: Stacey Jackson Lands Woodhull Small Block Ride; To Follow DIRTcar Sportsman Series

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Overcoming adversity. That was the 2016 season in summary for Addison, NY dirt track ace Stacey Jackson. Jackson has long been a racer in the Southern Tier of New York State, but truly had an up and down campaign last season. The veteran joined Turn 5 Live on the Performance Motorsports Network Tuesday night to announce he’s returning to Modifieds at Woodhull next season.

DIRT MODS: Woodhull Raceway To Host A.R. Cup Challenge Event August 22

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WOODHULL, N.Y. – It had been previously announced that Woodhull Raceway would host the Short Track Super Series in 2017, for the third season in a row. What was recently learned is that Woodhull’s date on the STSS tour will be an American Racer Cup Challenge event. The annual stop for the richest paying traveling Modified series will see Big …

NORTHEAST: Woodhull Raceway Adds 604 Crate Late Models For 2017 Season

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With much speculation circling race teams in the Southern Tier since the removal of the 360 Late Model division at Woodhull Raceway, owner and promoter Ted White is happy to announce that the 604 Crate Late Model division will indeed be added to the 2017 weekly lineup at “New York’s Toughest Bullring”.