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This Week in AARN // September 11, 2018

TOP HEADLINES Justin Bonsignore’s Riverhead NWMT Win Runs Record To Seven Wins In 13 Races Indy Dirt Track USAC Midget Race A Success; Brady Bacon Takes Down Top Prize Jon McKennedy Claims ISMA Bob Webber, Sr. Memorial Star Classic Freddie Rahmer Takes Port Royal Friday Prelim Victory; Rich Tuscarora 50 Falls To Rain Mike Gular Ends ‘Big Three’ Grandview Dominance With …

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Newsmaker of the Week // Mike Gular

For the first time in 19 years, Grandview Speedway has a Modified champion whose name isn’t Jeff Strunk, Craig VonDohren or Duane Howard. Second generation driver Mike Gular, a veteran of the short track wars, used a remarkable record of consistency to hold off ‘The Big Three’ and take the 2018 Grandview track title. The enormity of Gular’s achievement was …

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Newsmaker of the Week // Kenny Tremont, Jr.

DIRTcar Hall of Famer Kenny Tremont and his family have been pillars of the racing community for generations. Tremont, the winningest driver of all time at Lebanon Valley (NY) Speedway, is among the most popular and respected drivers in the entire region. He is also a hard nosed competitor who is at his very best when the stakes are at their …

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This Week in AARN // September 4, 2018

TOP HEADLINES Kenny Tremont Claims Lebanon Valley’s Mr. Dirt Track USA Modified Super DIRT Series Win, Earns $25,500. Otto Sitterly Races To Fifth Career Oswego Speedway Supermodified Classic Matt Hirschman Scores Back To Back RoC Spencer, NWMT Oswego Asphalt Modified Race Wins Beach Blast Tidal Wave In Georgetown’s STSS South Series: Perrego Wins After VonDohren Makes Error Back-To-Back First Time Port Royal Winners …

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This Week in AARN // August 28, 2018

TOP HEADLINES New Proposed Sprint Car Construction Rules Raise Concern In Central Pennsylvania Earl Pearson, Jr. Gets Lions Share Of Mansfield Million Lucas Oil LM Race Payout Reutzel, Macedo, Stewart Take Three Of Five All Star Sprint Races In Pennsylvania; Rahmer, Siegel Uphold Posse Honor At Grove John Beatty, Jr. Sweeps Riverhead Mid-Week Modified Twin 50s Tyler Reeser, 410 Sprint …

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Newsmaker of the Week // Tony Stewart

When the checkered flag fell Sunday night at BAPS Motor Speedway in the All Star Circuit Of Champions 410 Sprint feature, it fell across the hood of Tony Stewart’s No. 14. Stewart, three time NASCAR Cup Series champion, IndyCar Champion, owner of the All Star Series, a man who loves racing Sprint Cars, got his first 410 win since June …

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This Week in AARN // August 21, 2018

TOP HEADLINES Northeastern World Of Outlaws Late Model Features Are Won By Chris Madden, Mike Marlar & Chase Junghans All Star Sprint Lebanon Valley Race Is Claimed By Central PA Invader Gerard McIntyre Otto Sitterly’s Fourth Oswego Supermodified Feature Win Gives Him Record Eighth Track Championship Albany-Saratoga STSS North Region Race Falls To First Time Series Winner Marc Johnson Landmark …

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Newsmakers of the Week // Jankowiak & Krause

At Wall Stadium, New Jersey and at Lancaster, New York, a pair of important asphalt Modified races were held this past Saturday night. Wall’s Cliff Krause Memorial honored the track promoter who died of natural causes in January. Lancaster’s Tony-Tommy Memorial Race honored the memories of Tony Jankowiak and Tom Druar, brothers-in-law, who were fatally injured just a few months …

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This Week in AARN // August 14, 2018

TOP HEADLINES How Sweet It Was! Brad Sweet Outruns Donny Schatz, Kyle Larson To Win 58th Knoxville Nationals, $150,000 Top Prize; Hodnett, Schuchart Also Star Points Leader Justin Bonsignore Continues NWMT Hot Streak With Fifth Win In Races To Date Track Champ Billy Van Pelt Outhustles Mega Winner Matt Sheppard On Woodhull’s High Banks Mike Ordway Races To Lee, USA ISMA Supermodified …

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Newsmaker of the Week // Brad Sweet

The 58th Knoxville Nationals was a ‘Sweet Victory’ in more ways than one for California native Brad Sweet. He unleashed a dominating drive in the Saturday night 50-lap climactic race, running a perfect 50 laps and shutting down ten-time Nationals winner Donny Schatz down the stretch. This was nothing less than mortal combat to the checkered flag and for once, …

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