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Mon 29 Dec 1997
ALLSTAR: Tampa results 97-02-14

ALLSTAR: Tampa results 97-02-14

$10,000 to win, 50 lapper sanctioned by Frigidaire All Star Circuit of Champions at East Bay Raceway, Tampa, FL on Saturday, February 14, 1997: Top 3 official 1) ...

ALLSTAR: Tampa results

ALLSTAR: Tampa results

PAUCH, WRIGHT TAKE EAST BAY ALL STAR VICTORIES Billy Pauch and Gary Wright claimed wins in the opening two races of the All Star Sprint Car Series' East Bay Sprint Winternationals in Tampa, Fla. On Wednesday night, Pauch survived an night of...

ALLSTAR: Volusia report 97-02-06

ALLSTAR: Volusia report 97-02-06

FRIGIDAIRE ALL STAR SPRINT CAR RACE RESULTS VOLUSIA CO. SPEEDWAY, Barberville, FL - Thursday 2/6/97 Wright Gets it Right in Volusia All Star Round No. Two - By Jean Lynch BARBERVILLE, FL - "We didn’t have to touch the car all night,...

ALLSTAR: Volusia Report  07-02-05

ALLSTAR: Volusia Report 07-02-05

FRIGIDAIRE ALL STAR SPRINT CAR RACE RESULTS VOLUSIA CO. SPEEDWAY, Barberville, FL - WED 2/5/97 McCarl Spins and Wins All Star Sprint Opener BARBERVILLE, FL - Sprint car driver Terry McCarl and car owner Junior Holbrook made a plan back...

Thu 06 Nov 1997
Mid-Bay (VA) Fall Classic Preview

Mid-Bay (VA) Fall Classic Preview

The 27th Annual Fall Classic takes place this weekend (November 8-9) at Mid-Bay Raceway in Saluda, Virginia. Six divisions will be featured on this weekend's card. Classics, Chargers, Super Streets, Late Models and Super Late Models...

Sun 26 Oct 1997
Delaware Int'l Results 97-10-25

Delaware Int'l Results 97-10-25

Billy Pauch led flag to flag in Saturday night's 30 lap feature event at Delaware International Speedway. Pauch won his heat race and started from the pole position in the feature. Pauch made a good start and was never seriously challenged for...

Sun 12 Oct 1997
Kenny Weld Memorial at Lincoln, 97-10-11

Kenny Weld Memorial at Lincoln, 97-10-11

Lincoln Speedway, Hanover, PA, October 11, 1997 Jeff Shepard led all the way in 40 non-stop laps to win the inaugural Kenny Weld Memorial Race. This was the first non-stop 40 lap sprint car race in the history of Lincoln Speedway. The race,...

Sun 28 Sep 1997
Williams Grove 97-09-26

Williams Grove 97-09-26

Williams Grove, Pennsylvania, September 26, 1997 1997 Williams Grove champion Fred Rahmer showed how to come from the rear to the front, winning his heat and almost capturing the final regular season Super Sprint race after a mishap early in...

Sun 21 Sep 1997
Williams Grove 97-09-19

Williams Grove 97-09-19

Williams Grove, Pennsylvania, September 19, 1997 The moon was approaching its last quarter, but at times the action on the track suggested it should have been full. The Super Sprints suffered only a slight bout of lunar luck as their first...

Sat 13 Sep 1997
Williams Grove 97-09-12

Williams Grove 97-09-12

Williams Grove Pennsylavania, Sept 12, 1997 Fast Freddy Rahmer showed his prowess in traffic to take tonight's 25 lap Super Sprint feature at Williams Grove Speedway and all but wrap up the season championship. Heat action was clean and ...

Wed 20 Aug 1997
Short Track roundup 97-08-20

Short Track roundup 97-08-20

SHORT TRACK ROUNDUP 8/20 Mobile, AL - It's time to once again look back on the happenings on the short tracks for the week that was and it was a fairly busy week. Two big events, the Knoxville Nationals and the 50th...

Thu 08 May 1997
Hagerstown Octoberfest Results 97-10-05

Hagerstown Octoberfest Results 97-10-05

Lance Dewease led all fifty laps on his way to his second career victory in Hagerstown Speedway's Octoberfest 350. Dewease chalked up his twenty-sixth win of the 1997 season on Sunday afternoon. Last Sunday's Octoberfest activities were ...

SCRA Sprint Cars at Perris Auto Speedway 9/26-9/27

SCRA Sprint Cars at Perris Auto Speedway 9/26-9/27

The subject is a little misleading because this 2 day show was actually an "open" event which means it was not SCRA sanctioned. This also means it was not a points race, there's no tire rule, there's a bigger purse ($45k), and the officiating...

Fatality at Kokomo 97-09-27

Fatality at Kokomo 97-09-27

The triple class special program at Kokomo Speedway Saturday night, September 27th, was marred by a violent flip during the sprint semi-final that took the life of Kokomo driver Vince Osman. ...

Hagerstown Octoberest 350 Qualifying

Hagerstown Octoberest 350 Qualifying

Hagerstown Speedway's Octoberfest 350 fell victim to a slow moving storm which dumped rain on much of the Mid Atlantic region on Sunday. The Small Block Modified and Super Sportsman divisions both got their 50 lap race in the books before the...

Lincoln Speedway 97-09-27

Lincoln Speedway 97-09-27

Lance Dewease won his fourth race of the season at Lincoln Speedway on Saturday night. Dewease started on the pole and led all 25 laps in the feature event. Thirty nine Super Sprint cars signed into the pit area hoping to make the race for ...

Port Royal Tuscarora 50 Results

Port Royal Tuscarora 50 Results

Sprints: Tuscarora 50 at Port Royal by Ken Plotkin - Motorsport News International After biding his time for 44 laps, Fred Rahmer took command of the 30th Tuscarora 50 at Port Royal Speedway. A near-sellout crowd saw him move from third to ...

Lincoln Results 97-09-06

Lincoln Results 97-09-06

Jeff Shepard was untouchable in the twenty five lap sprint car race saturday night at Lincoln Speedway. Shepard drew a front row starting position alongside polesitter Dan Dietrich. Dietrich made a great start and led the first lap. Shepard dove...

Winchester (VA) Results 97-08-24

Winchester (VA) Results 97-08-24

The Pennsylvania Posse ventured south of the Mason Dixon on Sunday night, invading Winchester Speedway in Winchester, Virginia. It was the Posse's fist visit to the three eighths mile high bank oval since June of 1992, when Fred Rahmer took...

Lincoln Speedway Results 97-08-23

Lincoln Speedway Results 97-08-23

Cris Eash won the twenty five lap feature event at Lincoln Speedway in New Oxford, PA. on saturday night. It was Eash's fourth visit to victory lane at Lincoln Speedway this season. Eash started tenth, but moved to fifth by lap five when the ...

Williams Grove Results 97-08-22

Williams Grove Results 97-08-22

Cris Eash and Don Kreitz Jr. won the twin twenty lap features at Williams Grove on friday night. The win was worth $2,200 to each driver. Cris Eash started eighth in the first feature. Eash passed Jess Thomas for the fourth spot on lap two and...

Lincoln Speedway results

Lincoln Speedway results

Kevin Gobrecht took his second win of the season at Lincoln Speedway on Saturday night. Gobrecht started third and led all twenty five laps for the $2,500 winner's share of the purse. Lincoln Speedway points leader, Fred Rahmer, flipped his ...

SCRA at Bakersfield 97-07-05

SCRA at Bakersfield 97-07-05

SCRA Sprint Cars at Bakersfield 7/5 After the previous night's adventures at Perris we got up the next morning at the crack of noon (actually it was 10:00, but noon is funnier) and washed the race car. Upon close inspection we found a ...

PA Speedweek: Williams Grove results

PA Speedweek: Williams Grove results

Dewease Wins Back to Back in Pennsylvania Speedweeks Lance Dewease won the Mitch Smith Memorial friday night at Williams Grove Speedway in Mechanicsburg, Pennsylvania. The $10,000 to win feature was round five of Pennsylvania Speedweeks. The ...

Pennsylvania Speedweek: Silver Spring results

Pennsylvania Speedweek: Silver Spring results

Cris Eash battled his way from his sixth starting position to take the win at Silver Spring on wednesday night. Silver Spring hosted round three of the Pennsylvania Speedweeks. It was the first visit for the sprint cars to Silver Spring ...

PA Speedweek: Lincoln results

PA Speedweek: Lincoln results

Lance Dewease won round four of Pennsylvania Speedweek on thursday night at Lincoln Speedway. Fred Rahmer started fourth and immediately took the lead on the first lap. Rahmer pulled away from the field while polesitter Brian Gobrecht held off a...

Dave Ely feature story

Dave Ely feature story

For more information: Linda Mansfield, lindamansfield@CompuServe.com Dave Ely: Rising Sprint Car Star SINKING SPRING, Pa., June 25 - If driving talent is an inherited trait, 19-year-old sprint car driver Dave Ely of ...

Williams Grove Results 97-06-20

Williams Grove Results 97-06-20

Lance Dewease did double duty at Williams Grove when the travelling URC sprinters visited the famed half mile oval last friday night. Dewease made two trips to victory lane, collecting $2,000 for the URC win and $3,000 for the super sprint ...

SCRA Race 13-Manzanita Raceway

SCRA Race 13-Manzanita Raceway

SCRA Race 13 MANZANITA SPEEDWAY PHOENIX, AZ 06/7/97 YELEY BACK HOME AGAIN AT MANZY By Robert Mayson PHOENIX, AZ., June 7-J.J. Yeley returned "back home again from Indiana" to win the Sprint...

In Memorium...(SCRA)

In Memorium...(SCRA)

Popular SCRA Car Owner Passes On... Funeral services were held June 5th at the Gamby Mortuary in Lomita, CA for popular Sprint Car Racing Association car owner, Bob Michnowicz, who passed away Thursday night May 29th...

Central PA Report 97-19-05

Central PA Report 97-19-05

SPRINTS: Central PA Report 97-19-05 FRIDAY, 16 May 1997 Williams Grove 1.....Todd Shaffer 2..... Fred Rahmer 3..... Lance Dewease 4..... Billy Pauch 5..... Cris Eash SATURDAY, 17 May 1997 Lincoln 1..... Fred Rahmer 2..... Cris Eash 3.....

Lincoln Speedway Results 97-05-17

Lincoln Speedway Results 97-05-17

Fred Rahmer picked up his fourth win of the season at Lincoln Speedway on saturday night. Rahmer started 12th, next to Cris Eash who started 11th. Rahmer lost a few places at the start when someone got crossed up in front of him but Rahmer was...

Williams Grove Results 97-05-16

Williams Grove Results 97-05-16

Todd Shaffer became the first driver to win three features this season at Williams Grove by winning the twenty five lap feature friday night. Shaffer was also the first driver to win back to back races this season. Brook Weibley took the lead...

Port Royal results and news 97-05-16

Port Royal results and news 97-05-16

Sprints: 97-16-05 Port Royal Results and Central PA News On Wednesday, May 14, 1997, Port Royal ran a special mid week show for the 410 sprints and the super sportsman. 410 Sprints 25 Lap Feature Results 1.) Todd Shaffer 2.) Billy Pauch 3.)...

Williams Grove canceled

Williams Grove canceled

Willams Grove Speedway was canceled due to a late shower which wet the track around 6:00 p.m. Friday night. For more information on Williams Grove, check out their web site at: http://www.wmgrove.com Port Royal canceled its...