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This Week In AARN // May 10, 2016

TOP HEADLINES Lance Dewease Wins First As Driver For Don Kreitz Eric Beers, Earl Paules At Odds Over Mahoning Valley Modified Rules Kerry Madsen Sweeps Eldora WoO Sprint Twin Bill Bryan Clauson Still On Pace For 200 Race Season In 2016 Tyler Dippel Demonstrates Versatility With Leb Val Big Block Mod Score Jeff Heotzler Earns 50th Career Modified Feature At …

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American Modified Pavement Series Plans Shelved For ’16 By Chris Zacharias

Posted by: Len Sammons – May 3, 2016 Chris Zacharias confirmed to AARN last Friday that their will be no first annual American Modified Pavement Series (AMPS) this season. Zacharias announced the formation of the series in AARN’s March 8 edition after a sales dispute became public between former Race of Champions series owner Andrew Harpell and its purchaser Joe …

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This Week In AARN // May 2, 2016

TOP HEADLINES Nation’s Midget Groups Unite Behind New Standardized Engine Rules Last Lap Pass Earns Meier $5000 OCFS Big Block Loot DIRTcar Big Block Series Opener At Fulton Claimed By Billy Decker In Mike Payne’s Car Live Streaming Video: Is It Keeping Race Fans At Home? Chris Pasteryak Is Monadnock VMRS Mod Master Andy Bachetti Tough In Leb Val Mods Tested Tough …

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Newsmaker of the Week // Billy Decker

Billy Decker may have won bigger races during his career than the Highbanks Holdup Super DIRTcar Series 100 last Saturday night at Fulton (NY) Speedway. But few were as satisfying. Decker played a waiting game after establishing his preferred line on the bottom of the track. Then, one by one. the leaders came back to him. It took him 90 laps …

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– Regulation Could Have Been Crippling To Motorsports – EPA Withdraws Proposed Race Car Emissions Regulation

Posted by: David Wiernusz – April 26, 2016 The Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) announced on Friday, April 15, 2016 that it is withdrawing a proposed regulation that would have effectively prohibited the modification of street cars into race cars. The EPA said in a statement posted at www.3epa.gov that its proposed regulation did not represent a “change in the law” …

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This Week In AARN // April 26, 2016

TOP HEADLINES Coby Sizzles In Stafford NASCAR Whelen Mod Tour 200 Keith Kauffman Classic Is All Dale Blaney’s At Port Royal Dietrich Doubles Down: Takes Back To Back 410 Sprint Wins A Lincoln, Selinsgrove Asphalt RoC Series Season Opener At Mahoning Valley Is All Eric Beers’ Pauch & Pauch Run One-Two In New Egypt Mods EPA Withdraws Potentially Restrictive Race Engine Legislation Matt …

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Newsmaker of the Week // Dale Blaney

Port Royal Speedway honored its legendary Sprint Car champion Keith Kauffman this past Saturday with the first running of the Keith Kauffman Classic. It was only fitting that the winner of the Kauffman inaugural, sanctioned by the All Star Circuit Of Champions, would be Dale Blaney, the organization’s most prolific winner. The parallels between Kauffman and Blaney are many: talented wheelmen, …

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Tyler Siri’s Outlaw Speedway In Dundee, NY Ready For New Era

Posted by: Steve Kellogg – April 19, 2016 It’s finally here! This Friday night, April 22, will usher in the new era at Outlaw Speedway in Dundee, N.Y. (formerly known as Black Rock Speedway) under the leadership of Tyler Siri. Since the word of the sale of the track came out this winter the buzz has all been about what …

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This Week In AARN // April 19th, 2016

TOP HEADLINES Wade Hendrickson Is Spectacular In Bridgeport Short Track Super Series Score Paul Hartwig, Jr. Races To Improbable Evergreen Modified Win Charlie Donk Remains Hospitalied After Bad Canandaigua Sprint Car Crash Fourteen Year Old Rookie Dillon Steuer Wins At OCFS In Second Career Sportsman Start Pauch Jr. Penalty Paves Way For Buffalino’s Opening Night Win At New Egypt Wight, …

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Newsmaker of the Week // Wade Hendrickson

AREA AUTO RACING NEWS NEWSMAKER OF THE WEEK OF TUESDAY APRIL 19, 2016 Known affectionately’The Flying Farmer”, veteran Big Block Dirt Modified driver Wade Hendrickson has been around racing long enough to know that victories are to savored. That’s because no matter who you are, you never know when the next one is coming. Hendrickson has always been able to …

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