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This Week in AARN // August 22, 2017

TOP HEADLINES Rahmer, Dietrich, Forsythe & Hodnett Vanquish All Stars In Pennsy Thorson, Boat Wrap USAC PA Midget Speedweek With Victores RoC Champ Patrick Emerling Upsets NWMT Regulars At Bristol STSS Debut At Albany-Saratoga Is Another Winning Ride For Matt Sheppard Brandon Sheppard Takes Two Of Three WoO Late Model Mains; Rookie Devin Moran Surprises At Georgetown Will Power Formidable …

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Newsmaker of the Week // Donny Schatz

He came, he saw, he conquered, for the tenth time! That’s the story of the 57th Knoxville Nationals, where a $150,000 first prize tempts the best 410 Sprint Car drivers in the world. Despite the intensity, one man, North Dakota’s Donny Schatz has made the Knoxville Nationals his personal playground. This time, David Gravel had him covered. But he blew …

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This Week in AARN // August 15, 2017

TOP HEADLINES Donny Schatz Holds Off Kyle Larson To Win Knoxville Nationals For Tenth Time Rich Lucas Oil Florence Speedway $50,000 Victory For Tim McCreadie From Knoxville To Michigan: Larson Dazzles NASCAR Cup Fans With Late Race Restart Magic Ryan Preece Keeps On Winning; Claims NWMT Thompson Bud 150 Matt Sheppard’s SDS Win Rampage Continues Unopposed; Goes Back To Back At …

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Brett Hearn’s Incredible March To 900 Career Feature Event Wins

Posted by: John Snyder – August 8, 2017 This story of desire, determination and dedication, plus preparation and perseverance began in 1975 when teenage Brett Hearn first strapped into a Sportsman division race car at Middletown, New York’s Orange County Fair Speedway. Success was not immediate; that would wait until June 15, 1976, again at Orange County, and his first …

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This Week in AARN // August 8, 2017

TOP HEADLINES Brett Hearn Wins 900th Friday, Takes 901st Saturday Jimmy Zacharias Repels RoC Asphalt Mod Regulars To Win Big At Chemung VonDohren Claims Third Straight Forrest Rogers Memorial, $10,000, At Grandview Preece, From Last, Takes Lead In Stafford NWMT 150 With Two To Go, And Wins Martin Truex, Jr. Roars To Fourth NASCAR Monster Cup Win Of 2017 At Watkins …

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Newsmaker of the Week // Brett Hearn

Brett Hearn’s long anticipated 900th career feature win came Friday at Albany-Saratoga Speedway. It is a milestone of historic proportions, as the greatest number of fully documented victories in a driving career. Hearn has been winning races since 1976, almost always scoring double digit checkered flags each year. He has thrived at the tracks he runs at regularly, he has …

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This Week in AARN // August 1, 2017

TOP HEADLINES Ryan Smith, Sammy Swindell, Danny Dietrich Win NY All Star Sprint A Mains Before Big Crowds Mon Dieu, Monsieur Sheppard! Sweeps Quebec SDS Races Rudolph’s First Susky Visit Profitable; Earns $10,000 For STSS Mod Victory Matt Hirschman Claims His Fourth Tri Track Star 125 Win Six Years Ryan Preece Shines Bright On NASCAR Xfinity Stage With Iowa Speedway Triumph …

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Newsmaker of the Week // Ryan Preece

When a regional hero steps onto the national stage, every nuance of their performance is subject to scrutiny and judgement. Succeed and the rewards can be enormous. Buckle under pressure and there may never be a second chance. Ryan Preece took such a challenge when he embarked on a two-race Xfinity Series schedule with Joe Gibbs Racing this past month. …

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This Week in AARN // July 25, 2017

TOP HEADLINES Brock Zearfoss Shocks Outlaws With Williams Grove Victory Versatile Bobby Santos, III Romps To USAC Silver Crown Score At IRP Peter Britten Flies High To Win First Career SDS Win At Sharon; Decker Adds To Resume With Eldora SDS Blitz NASCAR Camping World Series Truck Thriller Dominated By Stewart Friesen, But Matt Crafton Prevails Emerling, Hirschman Capture RoC Checkerads …

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Newsmaker of the Week // Brock Zearfoss

Young Brock Zearfoss shocked the Sprint Car world last Friday night when he won against the World Of Outlaws at legendary Williams Grove Speedway. Zearfoss took advantage of some circumstances that included a flip by Lance Dewease, a restart jump called on the leader David Gravel, and a sprint to the finish among himself, Gravel and Donny Schatz. This was …

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