AARN Staff

Newsmaker of the Week // October 2, 2018

TOP HEADLINES Matt Hirschman Wins Record Breaking Sixth Race Of Champions; Claims Lake Erie Thriller Bonsignore (Kyle) Upsets Stafford NMWT Field In Fall Final; Justin Bonsignore’s Title Clinch Is No Surprise Lance Dewease Delights PA Posse With Williams Grove National Open Victory Robert Ballou Suspended By USAC For Social Media Criticism Of Eldora Track Surface Track Champ Ryan Watt Is King Of The …

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Newsmaker of the Week // Lance Dewease

The Williams Grove National Open is, in many ways, ground zero for the never ending rivalry between the World Of Outlaws and the PA Posse. Make no mistake about it: This is compelling match-up of long standing. And there’s no mistaking which way sentiments the fans at The Grove were Saturday night. As he has so many times, Lance Dewease warmed …

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This Week in AARN // September 25, 2018

TOP HEADLINES Sprint Car Crash At BAPS Motor Speedway Takes The Life Of Popular Greg Hodnett Bonsignore/ Preece Tangle In NWMT Loudon 250 On Last Lap Gives Chase Dowling First Tour Victory Tim Fuller Authors Tactical Late Race Drive To Victory In Fonda Super DIRT Series Jack Johnson Tribute Race Brent Marks. Aaron Reutzel Wins 410 Races At Four Crown Nationals; Tyler …

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Newsmaker of the Week // Greg Hodnett

On Thursday night, September 20, the racing world was brought to its knees when Sprint Car driver Greg Hodnett was killed in a crash at BAPS Motor Speedway. Greg Hodnett thrilled tens of thousands of fans, elevated the games of hundreds of fellow racers, respected the owners and mechanics of the teams he raced for, and personified that great intangible quality, …

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Newsmaker of the Week // Duane Howard

When a team sticks it out all year long, every Saturday night, without winning a feature, it says that something is good with team chemistry. Driver Duane Howard and car owner Norm Hansell, both proven winners, knew that it was just a matter of time before they’d win at their home track, Grandview Speedway. And what a win it turned …

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This Week in AARN // September 18, 2018

Duane Howard’s First Grandview Win Of Season Comes In $25,000-To-Win Freedom 76er Thriller Of A Selinsgrove Jim Nace Memorial All Star Sprint Race Is Snared By Ryan Smith Last Lap Brewerton Super DIRT Series Win For Matt Sheppard Comes Over Popular Pat Ward Western PA’s Latrobe Speedway To Reopen Sept. 29 After Decade Of Dormancy Racing Abruptly Canceled Saturday At New London …

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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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