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This Week In AARN // December 2nd, 2014

TOP HEADLINES Eric Mauriello Cruises To Turkey Derby Mod Tour Victory Accord’s Gobbler ‘Thawed Out’ AARN Christmas Gift Giving Guide Ideas Orange County, Big Diamond To Be Independent From DIRT In 2015 Lancaster Speedway Deal With Bill Catania Falls Through Williams Grove’s National Open Expands To Three Days Blewett Claims Wall Mod Win In Thriller Mike Tidaback Injured In Wall …

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Newsmaker of the Week // Eric Mauriello

With a high powered field of field of Series and track champions invading Wall Stadium for its annual Turkey Derby last weekend, all eyes were focused on the Tour Type Modified 150-lap main event.  One by one. challengers for the checkered flag came and went, stymied by wrecks, mechanical problems or badly planned race strategy.  Second year Modified driver Eric …

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Late Model Standout Randy Stoudt Calls It A Career

Posted by: Randy Kane, November 25, 2014 After 19 successful racing campaigns, second-generation Grandview Speedway weekly Late Model chauffeur Randy Stoudt, recently, called it a career and retired as a racer. “I don’t think that I will miss that actual racing part or the driving part, honestly,” the 39-year-old Pottstown, PA pilot revealed. “It’s all the other stuff. I just …

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This Week in AARN // November 25th, 2014

TOP HEADLINES Stewart Friesen. Tyler Siri, Matt Hearn Team For Super DIRTcar Series Assault RoC, Sunoco Extend Marketing Partnership Matt Rossi Upsets USAC Sprinters At Canyon; Bernal Takes Both Prelims Devil’s Bowl Owner Mike Bruno Becomes Part Owner Of Airborne Billy Decker Takes Top Honors – And $35,000 – At DIRT Motorsports Awards Banquet Hines, Bell & Hagen Win Canyon USAC Midget Mains; …

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Newsmakers of the Week // Bill & Kim Shea

Bill and Kim Shea of Oneida, N.Y, were wholly unknown to the world of auto racing – until last week.  That’s when the couple announced tthey had purchased Utica Rome Speedway from previous owner Gene Cole.  The sale ended almost constant speculation over the last several years about who was going to buy a place rich in history and held …

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A Night Of Racing Gives Relief To A Grieving Doerr Family

Posted by: Len Sammons November 18, 2014 BRIDGEPORT, NY – Racing can bring both joy and sadness. But it’s not always about winning or losing. The sport can also act of a way of healing for a family under distress. Jeramy Doerr, 37, lost his 18-month old son Dylan on Tuesday, November 11, when he drowned in an apparent accident …

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This Week In AARN // November 18th, 2014

TOP HEADLINES Laubach Sweeps Bridgeport’s Wild Card Weekend AARN’s Annual Car Builders Guide: 40 Page Pull Out Section Has Hints, Tips, Revelations Late Season Streak Continues For Hodnett At SSP Frankie Kerr To Help As Advisor To Renegade Sprint Series Clauson, Hines Top USAC Sprint Peoria Twin Bill; Brady Bacon, Hoffman Racing Are Circuit Champs Deyo Inks ‘15 Races At Delaware International, …

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Newsmaker of the Week // Rick Laubach

 Wild Card Weekend at the always tough Bridgeport (NJ) Speedway had a $4,000 prize on the line Friday for a 358 Modified win and $5,000 on the nose for a Saturday Big Block Modified score.  With quality-laden fields on hand both nights. the prospect of of a two-race sweep was hard to even contemplate.  But that’s exactly what happened.  Rick Laubach, …

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