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This Week in AARN // August 28, 2018

TOP HEADLINES New Proposed Sprint Car Construction Rules Raise Concern In Central Pennsylvania Earl Pearson, Jr. Gets Lions Share Of Mansfield Million Lucas Oil LM Race Payout Reutzel, Macedo, Stewart Take Three Of Five All Star Sprint Races In Pennsylvania; Rahmer, Siegel Uphold Posse Honor At Grove John Beatty, Jr. Sweeps Riverhead Mid-Week Modified Twin 50s Tyler Reeser, 410 Sprint …

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Newsmaker of the Week // Tony Stewart

When the checkered flag fell Sunday night at BAPS Motor Speedway in the All Star Circuit Of Champions 410 Sprint feature, it fell across the hood of Tony Stewart’s No. 14. Stewart, three time NASCAR Cup Series champion, IndyCar Champion, owner of the All Star Series, a man who loves racing Sprint Cars, got his first 410 win since June …

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This Week in AARN // August 21, 2018

TOP HEADLINES Northeastern World Of Outlaws Late Model Features Are Won By Chris Madden, Mike Marlar & Chase Junghans All Star Sprint Lebanon Valley Race Is Claimed By Central PA Invader Gerard McIntyre Otto Sitterly’s Fourth Oswego Supermodified Feature Win Gives Him Record Eighth Track Championship Albany-Saratoga STSS North Region Race Falls To First Time Series Winner Marc Johnson Landmark …

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Newsmakers of the Week // Jankowiak & Krause

At Wall Stadium, New Jersey and at Lancaster, New York, a pair of important asphalt Modified races were held this past Saturday night. Wall’s Cliff Krause Memorial honored the track promoter who died of natural causes in January. Lancaster’s Tony-Tommy Memorial Race honored the memories of Tony Jankowiak and Tom Druar, brothers-in-law, who were fatally injured just a few months …

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This Week in AARN // August 14, 2018

TOP HEADLINES How Sweet It Was! Brad Sweet Outruns Donny Schatz, Kyle Larson To Win 58th Knoxville Nationals, $150,000 Top Prize; Hodnett, Schuchart Also Star Points Leader Justin Bonsignore Continues NWMT Hot Streak With Fifth Win In Races To Date Track Champ Billy Van Pelt Outhustles Mega Winner Matt Sheppard On Woodhull’s High Banks Mike Ordway Races To Lee, USA ISMA Supermodified …

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Newsmaker of the Week // Brad Sweet

The 58th Knoxville Nationals was a ‘Sweet Victory’ in more ways than one for California native Brad Sweet. He unleashed a dominating drive in the Saturday night 50-lap climactic race, running a perfect 50 laps and shutting down ten-time Nationals winner Donny Schatz down the stretch. This was nothing less than mortal combat to the checkered flag and for once, …

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This Week in AARN // August 7, 2018

TOP HEADLINES Five Time NWMT Champ Doug Coby Wins For First Time in 2018, Takes Stafford 150 ‘The Doctor’ Claims Airborne Super DIRT Series Win In Ray Graham’s Troyer Car Big Two Race SpeedSTR Week: Pat Bealer Wins For First Time On Wed., Tim Buckwalter Earns Dick Tobias Classic Win Sun. Chase Elliott Wins First Ever Cup Race At Watkins Glen In Thriller Terry McCarl …

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Newsmaker of the Week // Zeb Wise

It takes a pretty young gun to do a pretty remarkably thing to have it be newsworthy in contemporary automobile racing circles. Yet at PA’s Lanco Speedway on Saturday night, a young man just a little over 15, Zeb Wise, made racing history by becoming the youngest person in USAC to ever win a feature. There’s more. The winning Lanco …

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This Week in AARN // July 31, 2018

TOP HEADLINES Tri Track Open Mod Series Rain Delayed Star Race Is Won By Veteran Todd Patnode Brent Marks Rules WoO Sprint Roost At Weedsport; David Gravel Hot At Ransomville Big STSS Week: Jeremy Smith Wins Afton North Race; Matt Sheppard Claims BAPS South Region Main Gibbs, Craftsman Tools Back Ryan Preece For More NASCAR Xfinity Series Races For 2018; NWMT’s Partridge To Run …

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Newmaker of the Week // Erick Rudolph

Erick Rudolph’s career in auto racing has been a series of successes punctuated by times of transition. The one time regular on the NASCAR Whelen Modified Touring Series switched to dirt several years ago and just for good measure, started racing a TQ Midget with the Indoor Auto Racing Series with great success. This past week, Rudolph showed that he is …

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