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This week in AARN // March 20, 2018

TOP HEADLINES Georgetown Dirt Mod Season Opener Claimed By Ryan Watt; Craig VonDohren Takes Small Block Main Jon McKennedy – Tommy Baldwin NWMT Team Reigns Supreme In Myrtle Beach Series Opener Montieth Is Third Different Winner In Three Lincoln 410 Sprint Mains Jersey Guy Martin Truex, Jr. Gets NASCAR Momentum Back With Fontana Cup Score Weather Continues To Bedevil Northeast …

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Newsmaker of the Week // McKennedy & Watt

Two major events, one on dirt one on pavement, one in the Northeast, one in the South, vied last Saturday for the headlines. In Georgetown, Delaware, where Dirt Modified racing got started this year, Ryan Watt out dueled Matt Sheppard to win it all. Further down the eastern seaboard, in Myrtle Beach, South Carolina, Jon McKennedy drove Tommy Baldwin’s Asphalt …

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This Week in AARN // March 20, 208

TOP HEADLINES Lucas Wolfe Outruns 410 Sprints To Win Williams Grove Season Opener NASCAR Whelen Mod Tour Season Preview: The Teams To Beat, The Young Guns, The Darkhorses MAVTV Dropped By Comcast, Picked Up By FuboTV Dietrich Rebounds; Wins Lincoln After Last Place Finish In Opener Madhouse TV Show To Be Resurrected At Bowman Gray Stadium Sebastien Bourdais Wins IndyCar St. …

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Newsmaker of the Week // Lucas Wolfe

When it’s your day, it’s your day. 410 Sprint standout Lucas Wolfe has been in enough races to know that there are no guarantees. So when he redrew the pole position for the 25-lap feature Sunday afternoon at Williams Grove Speedway, Wolfe knew that while he had just gained an advantage, winning was not anywhere near a sure thing. Wolfe …

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This Week in AARN // March 6, 2018

TOP HEADLINES Lincoln 410 Sprint Opener Gets In, Chad Trout Is Glad It Did Tony Stewart Among USCS 360 Sprint Winners In Mississippi Dirt Modified Season Openers Of The Past: Who Ran ‘Em, Who Won ‘Em Sheldon Haudenschild, Donny Schatz Share Vegas WoO Sprint Loot Justin Grant Is All In With Vegas USAC Sprints; Doubles Down With Checkered Flags Norm Wrenn …

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Newsmaker of the Week // Chad Trout

Chad Trout’s perfect race in Lincoln Speedway’s 410 Sprint and Central PA’s overall season opener was the product of a top notch team that had been recently tested by adversity. Trout remembered his late car owner Jim Walker, the man who gave him a shot at 410s, in his post race remarks. Randy & Steph Oberlander, who now own the team, …

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This Week in AARN // February 27, 2018

TOP HEADLINES Lincoln Northeast Opener Rained Out; Will Try Again This Saturday Winds Of Change Sweeping Over Western PA, NY Region Race Tracks NASCAR Mod Tour Teams Get Big Pay Raise Thanks To Sponsor Whelen New Englanders Sweep PASS Tour Podiim In South Carolina Series Opener Kyle Bronson Goes Two-For-Three In Bubba’s LM Race Trio Including Ten Grand Finale Ambitious …

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Newsmaker of the Week // Kevin Harvick

Kevin Harvick’s position in the NASCAR Monster Energy Cup Series hierarchy is well established, particularly since the retirement of several of his peers. Harvick is durable, consistent, cerebral. He is a thinking man’s race car driver. The native Californian, for reasons neither he nor anyone else can explain, is at his best at Atlanta Motor Speedway. This past weekend, Harvick …

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Newsmaker of the Week // Tim McCreadie

With rare exceptions, race car drivers of today are specialists. It’s not necessarily that they want to be. Rather, the demands that evolving technology places on race teams and drivers forces all but a select few to concentrate fully on one chosen field. That’s why Tim McCreadie’s efforts this past week at Volusia Speedway Park in the DIRT Nationals is so …

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This Week in AARN // February 20, 2018

TOP HEADLINES T-Mac Doubles In VSP Dirt Mods; Siri, Sheppard Also Score; McCreadie Is Champ Preece Takes Two In New Smyrna Tour Mods Including Evans 100; Steady Matt Hirschman Is Mod Series King; Emerling Also Wins Tyler Courtney Doubles, Chase Stockon Also Wins In Bubba’s USAC Sprints Austin Dillon Leads One Lap - The Last One – To Take Daytona 500 In …

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