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Newsmaker of the Week // Pete Demitraszek

AREA AUTO RACING NEWS NEWSMAKER OF THE WEEK FOR DECEMBER 15, 2015 Except for folks who have been recent attendees at Glen Ridge (NY) Motorsports Park, the name Peter Demitraszek may be wholly unfamiliar. That’t about to change. Against some heavy hitters an against some long odds, Demitraszek emerged as the man chosen by the Fonda (NY) Speedway Fair Board to run …

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This Week In AARN // December 8th, 2015

TOP HEADLINES USAC Silver Crown Cars Return Fri. June 10 To Williams Grove PASS Forms New Southern Modified Touring Series Friesen Family Sells Ransomville Speedway After 42 Years Of Leadership Danny Johnson Is Winner Of Controversial Accord ‘Gobbler’ Snowball Meltdown: Bell Wins But Fails Tech; Elliott Elevated To Victory Billy Decker’s Out At Of John Wight’s No. 91 Well Attended …

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Newsmaker of the Week // The “Gobbler”

AREA AUTO RACING NEWS NEWSMAKER OF THE WEEK FOR DECEMBER 8, 2015  The notion of racing in the foothills of the Catskill Mountains of New York in late November seems preposterous. And the idea of running the first week in December after an unfortunate rainout is, well, a little crazy.  So much for conventional wisdom!  Last Saturday, Accord Speedway and ‘Gobbler’ …

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World Of Outlaw Sprint Car Rule Changes Eye Improved Racing, Safety

Posted by: Len Sammons – December 1, 2015 Rule changes announced to World of Outlaws (WoO) Sprint Car competitors for 2016 and 2017 have been released in the view of improved racing and safety. Rules of the nation’s premier circuit are often considered the standard for 410 Sprint Car racing in other series and in weekly racing as well. A …

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This Week In AARN // December 1st, 2015

TOP HEADLINES DIRT Mod Champ Matt Sheppard Released By Al Heinke Ryan Preece Wins Tour Mod Turkey Derby In Owner Partridge’s Possible Last Race Friesen, Horton Are OCFS Bound In Halmar Racing Team Cars Accord’s Gobbler Rained Out, Rescheduled For This Saturday Blewett Wins Twice; Takes Turkey Derby SK Mod, Dirt Mod Races USAC 2015 Midget Champion Tracy Hines Retires Short Track Super Series …

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Newsmakers of the Week // Matt Sheppard, Al Heinke, Stewart Friesen, Jimmy Horton and Halmar International

AREA AUTO RACING NEWS NEWSMAKERS FOR THE  OF DECEMBER 1, 2015 Edition  Who could have ever imagined that 2015 Super DIRTcar Series champion Matt Sheppard and his car owner Al Heinke could have parted ways less than a month after being lauded for their collective achievements?  And who could have ever imagined Stewart Friesen and Jimmy Horton racing at Orange …

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This Week In AARN // November 24th, 2015

TOP HEADLINES Kyle Busch Wins NASCAR Sprint Cup Championship With Homestead Score DIRTcar Announces Return Of Modifieds To Williams Grove Speedway Off The Tour: Car Owner Buzz Chew Drops Off NASCAR Whelen Mod Circuit; Central Jersey Street Stock Icon Tom Wills Hangs Up His Helmet Turkey Derby XLII, Gobbler III On Thanksgiving Racing Weekend Agenda URC Members Look Forward To Ambitious Schedule In …

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