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This Week in AARN // May 14, 2019

TOP HEADLINES Chad Layton, Josh Weller Split URC Win Laurels At Bedford Fairgrounds Western NY Asphalt Track Future Now Bright For Lancaster, Dim For Holland Lincoln Tries Open Comp Midgets; Draws Big Field, Steve Buckwalter Takes Win Multi Time NWMT Champ Doug Coby Holds Off Craig Lutz In Stafford Sizzler Thriller Peter Britten Blitzes Big Albany-Saratoga Modified Field To Win Feature …

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Newsmaker of the Week // Doug Coby

Doug Coby and MSR Racing are on top of their game. The formidable multi-time NASCAR Whelen Modified Touring Series championship winning team won this past weekend’s Spring Sizzler at Stafford Motor Speedway. This high profile race is a particular favorite for Coby who took control of the race, then held off a late race challenge by Craig Lutz to preserve …

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This Week in AARN // May 7, 2019

TOP HEADLINES Davey Sammons Claims First Dirt Modified Victory At New Egypt Speedway Racing Mourns Deaths Of Ken Brenn, Jr., Jim Sheaffer, Richard Hoffman, Jeff Willet & Joey Falanga Keith Rocco Wins Stafford SK Modified Opener By Inches Ryan Watt Gets First Win Of Season In Bridgeport Saturday Night Big Block Opener Matt Sheppard Continues Win Rampage At Delaware (Tues.) & At …

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Newsmaker of the Week // Matt Sheppard

A perfect record! That’s what Matt Sheppard wrapped up following his Tuesday Short Track Super Series feature win at Delaware International Speedway. That race victory completed an amazing streak of five wins in five races at five different tracks in three states – all during the month of April. Summarized, Matt Sheppard did not lose a race during April. And …

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This Week in AARN // April 30, 2019

TOP HEADLINES Fonda Opens Under Brett Deyo Promotership; Matt Sheppard Invades, Wins Modified Feature Emotional URC 360 Sprint Port Royal Win For Ryan Smith Is His First In Michael Heffner’s Car TQ Ace Jack Bertling, Dirt Mod Man Darren McCaughey Pass Away Silas Hiscock, Sr., 78, Dies After Riverhead Raceway Legends Practice Accident Stafford Spring Sizzler Fizzles In Wet Weather; …

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Newsmaker of the Week // Ryan Smith

When Ryan Smith drove Michael Heffner’s 360 Sprint into the winners’ circle at Port Royal Speedway, emotions were deep and varied. This was no ordinary win for the driver or the car owner. Rather this was Smith’s first victory behind the wheel of one of Heffner’s cars – and the first for the car owner since the tragic death last September …

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Newsmaker of the Week // New Hampshire Short Track Racing Association (NHSTRA)

By their nature, auto racing track operators are a fiercely independent lot. They face innumerable challenges by being unafraid and standing on their own two feet. That’s why the announcement of the formation of the New Hampshire Short Track Racing Association (NHSTRA) is such a remarkable event. Lee, Claremont, Monadnock, Star, and Hudson, five once independent tracks, are now a …

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This Week in AARN // April 23, 2019

TOP HEADLINES Five New Hampshire Asphalt Tracks Form Alliance; NASCAR Sanctions All Five Max Blair Claims ‘Battle Of The Bay’ RUSH Late Model Series Crown With Two Wins In Three Races; Logan Roberson Takes Winchester Finale Bobby Jones Holds Off Earl Paules In Mahoning Valley Modified Feature Fight To The Finish; Sload In TQ Photo Finish Dewease Powers Way To Convincing …

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Newsmaker of the Week // Cory Eliason

Cory Eliason is a fresh-faced, 27 year old kid with enough talent to have won a pair of World Of Outlaws A-Mains in his native California last year. Now, he is taking aim on the 2019 All Star Circuit Of Championship. In the All Star season opener at Virginia Motor Speedway last Thursday, Eliason raced Kevin Rudeen’s Washington State-based car …

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This Week in AARN // April 16, 2019

TOP HEADLINES Cory Eliason, Lance Dewease Win All Star Sprint VMS, Port Royal A-Mains OCFS’s VanHorn Tribute Big Block Season Opener Goes To Stewart Friesen Over Brett Hearn Once Again, With Emphasis: Matt Sheppard Opens Super DIRT Series At Can Am With Dominating Drive Rick Laubach Wins First Feature In Two Years In Bridgeport Big Blocks; URC Season Opener To Josh Weller …

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