AARN Staff

Laboratory Fuel Test Finds Dippel Team Didn’t Cheat At Syracuse

Posted by: Steve Barrick – October 27, 2015 TRENTON. NJ – The conclusions drawn from independent laboratory testing of the fuel sample taken from Tyler Dippel’s DIRTcar 358 Modified after qualifications Thursday, Oct. 8 have lent a to a seemingly ambiguous result. “It was found that there were no addititives in the fuel,” said Fred Turza, VP Racing Fuels research and …

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This Week In AARN // October 27th, 2015

TOP HEADLINES Tommy Meier’s Eastern States 200 Win Denies Hearn Huge Payoff Weedsport’s WoO, DIRTcar Races Cancelled By Weather Street Stock Senior Race Driver Bob Henry Loses Life In Lernerville Crash VP Clarifies Position On Dippel Super DIRT Week Small Block Fuel Test Evergreen Speedway To Reopen In 2016 Under New Management Ryan Smith Lands New 410 Sponsor; Files Indoor TQ Entry …

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Newsmaker of the Week // Tommy Meier

AREA AUTO RACING NEWS NEWSMAKER OF THE WEEK FOR OCTOBER 27, 2015  The zenith of a thirty year driving career was realized at Orange County (NY) Fair Speedway last weekend by Tommy Meier, who roared to an immensely popular victory.  The night before, Meier won $10,000 for a second place in the Small Block lead-in race, setting the stage for …

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Chuck McKee To Announce Retirement As Driver After Eastern States Weekend

Posted by: Jeff Lambert – October 20, 2015 MIDDLETOWN, NY – Multi- time Orange County Fair Speedway Modified driving champion Chuck McKee will announce at this weekend’s Eastern States 200 Weekend that he will formally announce his retirement from weekly driving. “With me cutting back on racing, I’m probably more apprehensive on disappointing the fans than I am on walking …

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IRONTON TELEPHONE & FUTURE HOMES SIGN ON AS PRESENTING SPONSORS OF ALLENTOWN INDOOR RACE

ALLENTOWN, PA – The buzz surrounding the first annual Allentown Indoor Race, set for Saturday, January 2 at the PPL Center continues to grow by the day. Fans are purchasing tickets, competitors are filing entries and local companies are announcing their support of the event. Two of those companies, Ironton Telephone and Future Homes have signed on as presenting sponsors …

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This Week In AARN // October 20th, 2015

TOP HEADLINES Coby’s Thompson NASCAR WMT Win Earns Him Third Title James Michael Friesen Stripped Of Syracuse Sportsman Score; Warner Declared Victor Jordan Watson Is Delaware State Modified Champion; Pratt Takes Small Blocks Gobrecht Outlines Plan Of Action For Susquehanna (PA) Speedway Park Woody Pitkat Wins VMRS. Sunoco Modified Titles At Thompson World Series Weather Affects Path Valley. SSP, Port Royal. …

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Newsmaker of the Week // Doug Coby

AREA AUTO RACING NEWS NEWSMAKER OF THE WEEK FOR OCTOBER 20th, 2015 Edition  Doug Coby closed out the 2015 NASCAR Whelen Modified Touring Series season in much the same way as he started it, with a convincing win at Thompson (CT) Motorsports Park.  In so doing, he ended with seven wins in  the 15 race Series,  swept all four of the …

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Super DIRT Week Sportsman Modified Winner Disqualified

October 13, 2015 Victory awarded to race’s runner-up Rocky Warner SYRACUSE, N.Y. – The DIRTcar Sportsman Modified driven by James Michael Friesen in Sunday’s DIRTcar Sportsman Modified feature event at NAPA Super DIRT Week was found to be in violation of DIRTcar rules. The car was disqualified for violating DIRTcar Rule 15.1, which prohibits alterations to the Chevrolet Performance engine, …

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