AARN Staff

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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Newsmaker of the Week // PA Posse

The PA Posse is two-for-two! Freddie Rahmer won his first ever World Of Outlaws feature at Lincoln Speedway Thursday in a win that put Lincoln’s fans in a frenzy. The next night, Lance Dewease passed Donny Schatz to win at Williams Grove, and in the process, displaced Freddie Rahmer’s father as the winningest driver in Williams Grove history. Such weekends are the …

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This Week in AARN // July 24, 2018

TOP HEADLINES PA Posse WoO Sweep: Dewease Wins WoO Sprint Friday Grove Race, Freddie Rahmer Gets First WoO Score At Lincoln The Night Before Eldora NASCAR Truck Dirt Derby Is All Chase Briscoe’s Bobby Santos Wins Rich Mod Tour Loudon 100; Justin Bonsignore Takes All Star Mod Prelim Stewart Friesen Blitzes OCFS SDS Mod Field In A Romp; Backs It Up With Fonda Mod …

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Newsmaker of the Week // Donny Schatz

King Donny. That’s all one has to know about the man who makes more news in Sprint Car racing than anyone else, by far. Donny Schatz was crowned at Eldora Speedway following his victory, for the third time, in the Kings Royal 40-lap feature, worth $50,000. In and of itself that would make news. But en route to his coronation, …

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This Week in AARN // July 17, 2018

TOP HEADLINES Reborn Jukasa Speedway Hosts RoC & ISMA Doubleheader; Patrick Emerling, Dan Bowes Share The Spoils Donny Schatz Is King Again; Reigns Supreme Over Eldora’s Kings Royal Bedford’s Rich Anniversary Late Model Race Is Won By Tire-Savvy Austin Hubbard Dietrich Wins First Lincoln 410 Feature, Demolishes Car In Second One; Anthony Macri Wins Eric Goodale Claims Stafford’s Second Open …

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