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March 22nd Trivia Photo

MYSTERY DRIVER of March 22: During a special Wednesday event at U.S. 13 Speedway (now Delaware International) on July 22, 1981, Gary Gollub drove Bill Brian’s unique looking No. 16 to victory in the “Diamond State 50” feature sanctioned by MODCAR. (Barmore Racing Photo/AARN archives)

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March 15th Trivia Photo

MYSTERY DRIVER of March 15: Steve Chowansky enjoys victory lane at Ct.’s Stafford Motor Speedway in May 1993.(Photo by Frank Canney/AARN archives)

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This Week In AARN // April 5th, 2016

TOP HEADLINES Meier Credited With Hard Clay Open Victory When Hearn Refuses Post-Race Tech Preview: NASCAR Whelen Modified Tour Opens 2016 Season This Weekend At Thompson’s Icebreaker Grandview Speedway Opens, Craig VonDohren Takes Popular Victory Car Builder, Series Promoter Borger Looking To Build New Track Freddie Rahmer Races To Popular Lincoln 410 Victory Josh Richards In Weekend WoO LM Farmer City …

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Newsmaker of the Week // Brett Hearn

AREA AUTO RACING NEWS NEWSMAKER OF THE WEEK FOR TUEDAY, APRIL 5, 2016 With nearly 900 career feature wins to his credit, Brett Hearn isn’t in the habit of giving checkered flags away. He also isn’t in the habit of cherry picking, stepping down from the Modifieds to run lesser classes of car. Yet in one strange Saturday night, at …

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Gobrecht’s Labor Of Love Is Consummated With Spectacular Opener

Posted by: Steve Barrick – March 29, 2016 NEWBERRYTOWN, PA – “This is just the beginning.” That is Scott Gobrecht’s promise to the fans, drivers and car owners who turned out to inaugurate The Gobrecht Era in Susquehanna Speedway history Saturday. Very little was left to chance on this night. Staffers were outfitted in bright red Susquehanna Speedway shirts. The …

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This Week In AARN // March 29th, 2016

TOP HEADLINES AARN 44-Page Schedule Pullout: Season-Long Reference In This Edition Kasey Kahne Brings Down The House With Lincoln 410 Sprint Win Gobrecht Era Starts At Susquehanna On Table Top Smooth Surface, With Over 100 Cars Dominick Buffalino Upsets Big Block Big Boys To Claim Bridgeport Hoffman Memorial Season Opener Satterlee Stars In UFo LM Season Opener At Port Royal Friesen …

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Newsmaker of the Week // Kasey Kahne

AREA AUTO RACING NEWS NEWSMAKER OF THE WEEK FOR TUESDAY, MARCH 29, 2016 NASCAR Sprint Cup Star Kasey Kahne’s racing pedigree is of dirt track Sprint Car racing. So when word leaked out that Kahne would be spending the off-week from his busy Cup schedule in Central Pennsylvania, racing a Sprint Car, PA Posse fans readied for something special. Kahne wasn’t …

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March 29th Trivia Photo

MYSTERY DRIVERS of March 29: Racing in the pavement Late Model division at N.J.’s Flemington Speedway in 1997 are Steve Whitt (outside, No. 11), Billy Hisko and Greg Schaefer (No. 96). (AARN archive photo/By Mel Stettler)

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Newsmaker of the Week // Stewart Friesen

It’s hard enough to win an Open Competition Dirt Modified race when a team is totally prepared. It’s well nigh impossible when a team is ready to run at one track and winds up, by happenstance, at another. That’s what Stewart Friesen was facing Saturday when, after assessing the forecasts, he prepared to run at Selinsgrove (PA) Speedway’s Race Of Champions …

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