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Thu 08 May 1997
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. ...

Rich Vogler book (review)

Rich Vogler book (review)

>From the current issue of SPRINT CAR NEWS: ---------------------------ooooOOOoooo--------------------------- By Phil Rider DeKalb, Ill. John Sawyer, "No time for Yesterday. Rich Vogler: His Life 1950-1990." Carl Hungness Publishing, P.O. Box...

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 ...

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 ...

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 ...

Lincoln Speedway results May 10

Lincoln Speedway results May 10

Cris Eash won the twenty five lap feature at Lincoln Speedway near Hanover, PA. on Saturday night. Eash took the lead on lap three and wasn't challenged until late in the race. Joey Allen took the lead at the drop of the green and led the...

Williams Grove Results 97-03-09

Williams Grove Results 97-03-09

Billy Pauch took the sprint car half of the double feature held Sunday afternoon at Williams Grove Speedway. Jeff Strunk held off Kenny Brightbill to win the sportsman modified portion of the program. Each driver took home $3,000 for winning...

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...

Mon 29 Dec 1997
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 08 May 1997
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...

Winchester for sale

Winchester for sale

Thanks to MotorSports PhotoSource OnLine WINCHESTER SPEEDWAY FOR SALE Historic Winchester Speedway in Winchester, Ind., the oldest short track in the United States built for the sport of auto racing, is for sale. Owner/Promoter Linda ...

Manzanita SCRA Opener

Manzanita SCRA Opener

Complete stats and info at: http://www.goodnet.com/~pashapm/scra home.htm YELEY 16TH TO 1ST IN SCRA OPENER By Robert Mayson Phoenix, AZ.-February 1-The Sprint Car Racing Association...

CNY Motorsports Collectibles Show

CNY Motorsports Collectibles Show

THIRD ANNUAL CENTRAL NEW YORK MOTORSPORTS COLLECTIBLES SHOW Sun. Jan. 26 10:00-3:00 ( home in time for S'bowl!) North Syracuse American Legion E. Taft Rd. N. Syr.NY. NASCAR, DIRT,RoadRacing and Indy. Plastic and diecast models, books, magazines,...

Williams Grove report 97-04-11

Williams Grove report 97-04-11

SPRINT: Williams Grove, PA 97-04-11 April 11, 1997 Williams Grove Speedway Greetings Again to all Sprint Car Fans! R4 (Russ's Roaming Racing Reports) is back again with all the racing action from Williams Grove Speedway and 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 ...

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...

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 97-03-23

Williams Grove Results 97-03-23

Fred Rahmer is off to a fantastic start in 1997 winning his second feature at Williams Grove Speedway on Sunday. Ed Lynch Jr. had the race won when he went high coming out of turn four, hitting the wall and causing his 2L sprinter to get upside...

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...

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...

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...