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Doctor Takes Watt’s Winning Poker Card On Final Lap

Posted by: Len Sammons – November 15, 2016 In most races, Danny Johnson’s last lap pass of Ryan Watt for sixth place at Bridgeport Speedway’s would have meant a couple hundred dollars. But on Saturday, the pass cost Watt the card he needed to win the track’s annual Poker Series. Before taking the green flag from the 12th position in …

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In This Weeks AARN // November 15, 2016

TOP HEADLINES Car Builders Guide: Forty-Four Page AARN Special Section Has What You Need To Build Race Cars & Improve Their Performance “Last Lap Duane” Claims Last Turn, Last Lap Modified Thriller; Godown Wins 358 Fri. Prelim Freedom Speedway To Replace Crate Late Models With Open Comp Modifieds In 2017 New BJF TQ Midget Makes Debut At Wall Stadium Practice American Racer Tire …

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Newsmaker of the Week // Duane Howard

When a driver loses his ride in mid-season, it’s a major disappointment. So it was this summer with Modified favorite Duane Howard, within a month’s time, changed race tracks, then broke up with his car owner. He wasn’t out of a car for long. Norm Hansell picked up Howard and the pair clicked. Saturday night at Bridgeport Speedway it all …

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Ryan Flores Will Seek Indoor Championship Starting With Battle Of Trenton Dec. 9-10

Posted by: Steve Barrick – November 10, 2016 TRENTON, NJ – Ryan Flores figures he has a score to settle. A contender for victory in each of the past three years, Flores missed a shot at the 2015-2016 Len Sammons Motorsports Productions (LSMP) Indoor Auto Racing Championship Series Fueled By VP Racing Fuels championship because he was unable to race in …

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Mid-Atlantic Sprint Series Replaces Shuttered TSRS For 305 Racers

Mid-Atlantic Sprint Series Replaces Shuttered TSRS For 305 Racers Posted by: Earl Krause – November 15, 2016 The Mid-Atlantic Sprint Series (MASS) was officially organized on Sunday at a special gathering of 305 Sprint Car drivers in Allentown, N.J. MASS is replacing the Tri-State Racesaver Series (TSRS) which was recently shuttered by its organizer Joe Grandinetti. Among the success stories …

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In This Weeks AARN // November 8, 2016

TOP HEADLINES Jacob Allen Gets First 410 Sprint Victory At Susky North-South Shootout Mod Win Goes To Yankee Veteran Andy Seuss Curt Michael, Lucas Wolfe Share URC Laurels In Bridgeport Two Day Thriller Airborne Park Speedway Returns To Dirt, With DIRT Sanctioning, For 2017 Xcel 600 Mod Man Doug Borger Is New Penn Can Promoter Pauch, Reimert Win Jamboree Trail-Way SpeedSTR Features; …

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Newsmaker of the Week // Jacob Allen

After a few years of chasing the checkered in the rugged arena of 410 Sprint racing, Jacob Allen finally did it. Son of the legendary Bobby Allen, Jacob and his uncle, Logan Schuchart, have been running on the World Of Outlaws circuit for the past several years. They have had good times and difficult ones. Both have persevered. Sunday at Susquehanna …

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This Week in AARN // November 1, 2016

TOP HEADLINES Matt Sheppard’s SDS World Finals Sweep Caps Record-Breaking Year USAC, ARDC To Form Racing Partnership For 2017 And Beyond RoC Oswego Field Falls To Matt Hirshman For The Fourth Time Jason Johnson, Donny Schatz Share WoO Sprint World Finals Gold & Glory Josh Richards, Chris Madden Share WoO Late Model Victories In Charlotte World Finals Rich Pro Stock 150 At Seekonk …

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Newsmaker of the Week // November 1, 2016

Eleven months ago, Matt Sheppard’s future as a top Dirt Modified driver was very much in doubt. He and the highly touted HBR team had parted ways and Sheppard was adrift. That was then. Since the split, Sheppard went to work with some of his racing friends and built a team from scratch. He won almost immediately and has never …

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Dutch Hoag Best Ever In RoC Events; Win On Saturday At Oswego Will Move Matt Hirschman or Chuck Hossfeld Towards Top

Posted: October 25, 2016 The 66th running of the prestigious Race Of Champions transpires this Saturday at Oswego Speedway and when it does, couple of heavyweights in RoC contemporary history, Chuck Hossfeld and Matt Hirschman will be among the favorites. Over the previous 65 years of RoC action, Hossfeld and Hirschman are the top ranking active drivers in a list …

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