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Top NE Winners Including Matt Sheppard To Sign Autographs And Be Honored

Matt Sheppard, who turned the most potentially adverse moment of his driving career into the most productive season of his life, will be among the honorees on Saturday. Sheppard will be recognized at Motorsports for winning 29 feature races in 2016, five more than any other driver in the Area Auto Racing News readership area. Each of the wins were …

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Newsmaker of the Week // Stewart Friesen

Stewart Friesen made big news many times this past year. Over the last five seasons in fact. Friesen is in the headlines yet again and this time it’s before he’s even seen a green flag drop in 2017. With the formation of Halmar Friesen Racing (HFR), ‘Stewy’ is going NASCAR Camping World Truck Series racing in 2017 – full time. …

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Fourth generation Earnhardt, Jeffrey Earnhardt to appear at PPB Motorsports 2017; Richard Petty, Kevin Olson and Jeff Hammond all part of the line-up

Rising NASCAR star Jeffrey Earnhardt will be part of the excitement at the Pioneer Pole Buildings Motorsports 2017 Fueled by Sunoco Racing Fuels and Distributed by Insinger Performance Race Car TradeShow. Earnhardt will be signing autographs and meeting with the fans on Saturday, January 21 from 4-5:30pm. Earnhardt, grandson of the late NASCAR legend Dale Earnhardt Sr., will be making …

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Named in honor of one of Mack Trucks’ founders, John (Jack) M. Mack, “Jack” is a completely customized all-wheel-drive Mack Mega Crew Cab Pick-Up

Named in honor of one of Mack Trucks’ founders, John (Jack) M. Mack, “Jack” is a completely customized all-wheel-drive Mack mega crew cab pick-up. This one-of-a kind truck came off the production line at the Lehigh Valley Operations cab & vehicle assembly facility on October 27, 2015 – the 151st birthday of one of the Mack brothers who established Mack …

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Historic Line-Up for Classic Racing Times // PPB Motorsports 2017

1971 Gerry Wall Yellow Jacket Midget Formally Driven by Gerry Wall The Gerry Wall Yellow jacket rear engine midget is scheduled to appear in it’s original form for the first time in over 40 years as we are planning an unveiling for the car on Friday night. This ground breaking car was the first of it’s kind and changed the game in …

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Newsmaker of the Week // Ryan Flores

The only races Ryan Flores runs are the Indoor Auto Racing Championship Series TQ Midget events at Trenton, Allentown and Atlantic City. Ever the competitor, Flores had finished second five different times in these Indoor races, but never won. Until last weekend, that is. That’s when Flores went to work. On Friday night, in Allentown, Pa.’s PPL Center, he persevered over a hyper-charged …

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Richard Petty’s No. 43 1967 Plymouth Belvedere & No. 43 1972 STP Dodge Charger NASCAR Stock Cars A Featured Attraction At PPB Motorsports 2017

Two Significant Richard Petty NASCAR Stock Cars To Be Displayed At Motorsports 2017 By HERB ANASTOR OAKS, PA – The excitement of Richard Petty’s appearance at the Pioneer Pole Buildings Motorsports 2017 Race Car and Trade Show Fueled by Sunoco Distributed By Insinger Performance on Jan. 21 from 1-3 p.m. here at the Greater Philadelphia Expo Center will be added …

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Ron Bouchard’s Cup Car from his upset victory in the Talladega 500 in 1981 A Featured Attraction At PPB Motorsports 2017

Ron Bouchard drove this Race Hill Farms NASCAR Cup car to victory in the Talladega 500 in 1981 Bouchard began his NASCAR career in 1981 in the No. 47 (Race Hill Farm team). He captured the 1981 NASCAR Rookie of the Year title even though he only raced in 22 of 31 events. He posted 12 top 10 finishes in …

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DORNEY PARK SPEEDWAY WILL COME ALIVE AGAIN AT PPB MOTORSPORTS 2017

OAKS, PA December 14, 2016 . . . The memories of Allentown, PA’s Dorney Park Speedway live on despite the track being long gone. Many of the yesteryear stars that raced at the popular facility will be part of the Dorney Park Reunion which will be a big part of the three day (January 20-22) Pioneer Pole Buildings Motorsports 2017 …

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2016 Ferrari-powered Haas F1 Car A Featured Attraction At PPB Motorsports 2017

Posted by: Herb Anastor – December 22, 2016 OAKS, PA – It has always been the goal of Len Sammons Productions to present something new and different at the Pioneer Pole Buildings Motorsports 2017 Race Car and Trade Show Fueled by Sunoco Distributed By Insinger Performance here at the Greater Philadelphia Expo Center. Well, when the show takes place from …

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