AUDIO/FEATURE: DelGrosso Locks Up 2nd Title; Promoting Efforts With Social Media

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PAINTED POST, N.Y. — Story and Audio by Race Chaser Online New York Dirt Correspondent Steven Ovens — Shane Jackson and S&W Awards and Photos photos — Remember Michael Waltrip?  Not the struggling car owner who had a terrible 2015 season, losing his race team at season’s end.  2001 Michael Waltrip.  Did anything and everything to push his sponsors, race …

AUDIO/FEATURE: Five in Five; A Q&A With New York Crate Sportsman Driver Brandon Butler

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PAINTED POST, N.Y. — Story and Audio by Race Chaser Online New York Correspondent Steven Ovens — Josh B photo — Brandon Butler is a Crate Sportsman Modified competitor at Woodhull Raceway in Upstate New York and had a very successful season, picking up multiple wins including a sanctioned Grit Racing Series event.  His smaller team also ventured out to …

AUDIO/FEATURE: Groover Recaps Rookie Season; Cecce Reflects On First Street Stock Title

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PAINTED POST, N.Y. — Story and Audio by Race Chaser Online New York Correspondent Steven Ovens — Van Pelt and Shane Jackson photos — “That kid has so much potential, the sky is the limit.” That very statement was spoken to me countless times over the course of the 2015 season when referring to drivers Dillon Groover and Dylan Cecce, …

AUDIO/FEATURE: They Call Him 17-Time; Van Pelt Sounds Off On 2016 Including Woodhull Championship

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PAINTED POST, N.Y. — Story and Audio by Race Chaser Online New York Dirt Correspondent Steven Ovens — Susan Van Pelt photos — Webster’s dictionary defines the term dominant as being, “more important, powerful or successful than most or all others”.  They also describe it as being, “commanding, controlling, or prevailing over all others”. If you’re a fan or follower …

AUDIO/FEATURE: Daugherty’s On Dirt; Future is Bright for Father-Son Duo in New York

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PAINTED POST, N.Y. — Story and Audio by Race Chaser Online New York Dirt Correspondent Steven Ovens — Brad Ovens photo — We see it all the time, the ‘racing bug’ being passed down from generation to generation in racing families.  What we don’t always see, however, is the high-level performance of the older generation get passed on to the …

NEMA: Champions Crowned and Celebrated During Annual Series Awards Banquet

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MARLBOROUGH, Mass. – official series release — The Northeastern Midget Ass’n gathered Saturday evening to honor its champions at the annual awards gala, hosted at the Best Western Crown Plaza in Marlborough, Mass. Hundreds of competitors, crew, fans and their families gathered for the event.  NEMA’s announcer Pete Falconi was the host for the evening, assisted by NEMA President Russ …

ARCA: Enfinger Celebrates “Dream Come True”; Crowned ARCA Champion at 2015 Awards Banquet

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INDIANAPOLIS – official series release — ARCA photo — The dream of becoming a championship driver has been with Grant Enfinger for the better part of two decades. Saturday night as he was celebrating being crowned the 2015 ARCA Racing Series presented by Menards champion, Enfinger recalled how his parents, Floyd and Linda, supported him. Sometimes, he said, it was …

AUDIO/FEATURE: Trevor Huddleston Claims California, Irwindale Titles in Banner 2015 Season

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IRWINDALE, Calif. — Audio, story and photo by Race Chaser Online Managing Editor Jacob Seelman — 19-year-old Trevor Huddleston never pictured himself standing on the Charlotte Convention Center/NASCAR Hall of Fame stage accepting one trophy during the annual NASCAR Whelen All American Series awards banquet. However, on the strength of a career season at the Irwindale Speedway, Huddleston not only …

Woodhull Raceway Takes Center Stage On Turn 5 Live Tuesday Night On PMN

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CHARLOTTE, N.C. — Speed77 Radio/Race Chaser Online release — Turn 5 Media photo — It’s that time of year once again.  Race seasons are now but a memory, turkey dinner is also a memory and the Christmas season is in full bloom.  That also means that it is race banquet season in the Northeast. The cast from Turn 5 Live …

IRA: Bill Rose Honored as Bumper to Bumper Series Champion at Season-Ending Banquet

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BROOKFIELD, Wis. – official series release — The Bumper To Bumper IRA Outlaw Sprint Series held their annual awards banquet Saturday night at the Brookfield Inn & Suites. Twenty-one teams met the participation requirements making themselves point fund eligible, and all shared in the record IRA cash payout and in the popular product drawing. Veteran Indiana racer Bill Rose made the …