AUDIO/FEATURE: Reunited- Kevin Chilson, Billy Van Pelt Back Together For 2017 Assault On Woodhull Raceway

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Isn’t it appropriate that Peaches and Herb released the famous tune “Reunited” in 1978? That really fits the story line for the exclusive news that was released to Race Chaser Online by eighteen-time Woodhull Raceway Modified track champion Billy Van Pelt.

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: Woodhull Raceway Competitors Take Home NYSSCA Hardware

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Woodhull, N.Y. — official track release — Dillon Groover, Susan Groover Van Pelt, Rich Sharpsteen photos — Three different Woodhull Raceway drivers made the trip to Albany, N.Y. for the annual New York State Stock Car Association banquet where they received awards and represented Woodhull Raceway. Modified drivers Billy Van Pelt and Dillon Groover along with Mini Stock driver Rich …

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 …

Broadslidin: It’s Not Over Yet; Silly Season on Steroids Still Has Potential to Get Crazier

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HORSEHEADS, N.Y. — Column by Race Chaser Online New York Correspondent Steven Ovens — Brad Ovens photo — To say that this year’s version of ‘Silly Season’ has been nuts would be the biggest understatement of 2015. My wife, if she had an appreciation for Dirt Modifieds like I do, would say that this offseason has been ‘cray cray’. Top …

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 …

NORTHEAST: ‘BVP’ Searching For BRS Victory at Tuesday’s ‘Rumble at The Rock’

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DUNDEE, N.Y. — official track release by Race Chaser Online New York Correspondent Steven Ovens — Susan Van Pelt photo — Billy Van Pelt was one of the first drivers to request a registration form for Tuesday night’s running of the ‘Rumble at The Rock’ at Black Rock Speedway.  The 16-time Woodhull Raceway track champion has his sights set on the …

AUDIO/FEATURE: Hilfiger Strikes Gold In First Year With Southern Tier Legend Van Pelt

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WOODHULL, N.Y. — Story by Race Chaser Online New York Dirt Correspondent Steven Ovens — Turn 5 Live on PMN audio — Woodhull Raceway and Billy Van Pelt Racing photos — Billy Van Pelt is a hallowed name in the Southern Tier of New York when it comes to dirt modified racing. Prior to 2014, the man had won 15 track …

DIRT MODS: ‘Big Guns’ Holster Their Weapons For Seneca Lake Shootout Friday Night

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DUNDEE, N.Y. — Story and photos by Race Chaser Online New York Correspondent Steven Ovens — Friday night’s inaugural running of the ‘Seneca Lake Shootout’ is shaping up to be one of the most anticipated Dirt Modified races in the Finger Lakes this season as Big-Block and Small-Block teams alike prepare their machines for battle. The new event started and named by …

Harpell, Van Pelt, Montgomery & Harkenrider Join Turn 5 Live Tonight At 7 Eastern

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PENN YAN, N.Y. — Speed77 Radio/Turn 5 Live release — Brad Ovens photo — The Race Chaser Online and Speed77 Radio New York Dirt Racing Podcast affiliate Turn 5 Live will march on into the fall racing season with another star-studded guest list Tuesday night at 7 P.M. Eastern. Co-Hosts Steven Ovens and Clint Miller will guide race fans through …

AUDIO/RECAP: Van Pelt & Nephew Groover Score Wins On Lyle Sherwood Memorial Night

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WOODHULL, NY — official release — Audio by Paul Harkenrider — Susan Groover-Van Pelt & Dillon Groover Racing Photos — It was a very tough call for Woodhull Raceway Track Promoter Ted White, but at the end of the night, as rain ended around 5:30, and racing began right around 7 p.m., it was the right call as 68 total cars were …