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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...

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...

Thu 08 May 1997
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 ...

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,...

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 ...

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
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 97-06-20

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 ...

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,...

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
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 ...

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 ...

Lincoln Speedway Results 97-04-19

Lincoln Speedway Results 97-04-19

Tim Kuhn won the 25 lap sprint feature at Lincoln Speedway on Saturday night. Kuhn started from the pole and led all 25 laps. Kuhn held off a late charge from Fred Rahmer to win his first central Pennsylvania sprint car race. Rahmer finished...

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...

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...

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...

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...

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...

URC Hagerstown Results 97-04-13

URC Hagerstown Results 97-04-13

The United Racing Club kicked off their 50th season of racing this Sunday at Hagerstown (MD) Speedway. Hagerstown Speedway also celebrates their 50th season of motor racing this year. Sean Michael led from the pole and never looked back. While...

Manxanita SCRA Sprint cars 96-02-01

Manxanita SCRA Sprint cars 96-02-01

SCRA sprint cars at Manzanita Speedway 2/1 After 2 months off it's great to be back racing again. I headed out to Phoenix Friday morning with the intent of getting there early enough to go watch the Outlaws run Friday night. Just as...

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...

Thu 08 May 1997
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...

All-Stars Lincoln Results

All-Stars Lincoln Results

The All Star Circuit of Champions invaded Pennsylvania Posse territory this past weekend and were 0 for 3 heading into the last round on Sunday night at Selinsgrove. Lance Dewease won saturday night at Lincoln Speedway after a fantastic duel...

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 ...

Mon 29 Dec 1997
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: 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) ...

Thu 08 May 1997
Perris SCRA Round 4

Perris SCRA Round 4

TWO-IN-A-ROW FOR KRUSEMAN AT THE PAS By Robert Mayson Perris, CA., March 15-For the second straight race at the Perris Auto Speedway, Cory Kruseman lead every lap for a wire-to-wire 30-lap Sprint Car...

Williams Grove results 97-04-18

Williams Grove results 97-04-18

SPRINTS: Williams Grove, PA 97-04-18 April 18, 1997 Williams Grove Speedway Greetings Sprint Car Fans! Once again I traveled to Williams Grove Speedway to see the PA Posse. On the racing program were the 410 sprints along with...

Lincoln Speedway Results 97-03-07

Lincoln Speedway Results 97-03-07

Fred Rahmer made it two for two at Lincoln Speedway this season, coming from tenth starting position to win the 25 lap feature race. Fred won the opener two weeks ago. Last weekend's race was canceled due to rain. Heat One Line-Up ...

Sun 21 Sep 1997
Thu 08 May 1997
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 ...