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Sat 26 Dec 1998
NLMS Valdosta Preview

NLMS Valdosta Preview

NATIONAL LATE MODEL SPORTSMAN SOUTHERN DIRT TOUR THUNDER INTO '99 Valdosta, Ga. - It's 1999 and the best way to usher in the New Year is with the 9th Annual Hangover 100 at Thunderbowl Speedway in Valdosta, Ga.. This year's edition of the...

Sat 19 Dec 1998
Randy Smith Tests New Design

Randy Smith Tests New Design

Randy Smith Takes Aim with "The Slingshot" Easton, Pa., December 19 - Randy Smith, former Modified driver and co-owner of S&S Speedway in Effort, PA., an indoor kart racing facility, is now testing the Slingshot. The Slingshot is a new venture...

Thu 10 Dec 1998
New Egypt Open House

New Egypt Open House

Open House at New Egypt Speedway New Egypt, NJ (December 11) - Two days into the new year racers and fans will get a sneak preview of what's in store for the 1999 season, when New Egypt Speedway swings wide the gates for an open house on ...

Sun 06 Dec 1998
McCreary New Egypt Speedway Tire of Choice

McCreary New Egypt Speedway Tire of Choice

New Egypt, NJ (December 7)-New Egypt Speedway management has entered into an agreement with McCreary distributor Lias Tire of Indiana, PA, to be the exclusive supplier of New Egypt racing tires for the track's 1999 season. The deal will make ...

Sat 05 Dec 1998
Fort Worth Legends Results 98-12-05

Fort Worth Legends Results 98-12-05

HANSEN ENDS DRY SPELL WITH WINTER SHOOTOUT TRIUMPH FORT WORTH-DALLAS (Dec. 5, 1998) - Michael Hansen, Dallas, has endured a long 1998 Legends Cars auto racing season. Hansen, last year's Texas Semi Pro Division titlist, ended a...

Sun 22 Nov 1998
Auburndale Race Results 98-11-21

Auburndale Race Results 98-11-21

1998 Season Finale at Auburndale Speedway Auburndale, FL— The 1998 racing season came to an exciting close Saturday night at Auburndale Speedway with feature racing, motorcycle stunts and a slam bang demolition derby. Chris Fountaine, ...

Mon 16 Nov 1998
Auburndale Results 98-11-14

Auburndale Results 98-11-14

AUBURNDALE SPEEDWAY PRESS RELEASE FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE (11-14-98) Elkins wins Late Model Sportsman at Auburndale. By Larry Vergon Auburndale, FL: Richard Elkins Jr., the newest Auburndale Points Champion in Limited Late Model Sportsman,...

Sun 08 Nov 1998
Auburndale Speedway Results 98-11-07

Auburndale Speedway Results 98-11-07

Howard O'Steen wins at Auburndale Oval Auburndale, FL -- Howard O'steen led the final three trips around the quarter mile Auburndale Speedway to win the Limited Late Model Sportsman feature over Thomas Poff and Keith Schoonover. O'steen...

Fri 06 Nov 1998
New Egypt Awards Banquet

New Egypt Awards Banquet

BALLY'S TO HOST NEW EGYPT AWARDS BANQUET New Egypt, NJ, November 5, 1998......The renowned Bally's Park Place in Atlantic City, NJ, has been chosen as the site of the season-ending awards banquet for the New Egypt Speedway. The event, to be...

Mon 02 Nov 1998
East Bay Final Points

East Bay Final Points

Final 1998 East Bay Raceway Points (Gibsonton, FL) 360 Outlaw Sprints: 1. Kenny Adams, 1276; 2. Sport Allen 1247; 3. Roland Johnson 1191; 4. Johnny Gilbertson 1165; 5. Gene Lasker 1141; 6. Paulie Milum 1088; 7. Joe Melnick 1072; 8. Brady Alvis...

Auburndale Speedway Results 98-10-31

Auburndale Speedway Results 98-10-31

King takes Top Spot in SARA Late Model Sportsman 100 at Auburndale. By Larry Vergon Auburndale, FL: Eddie King made an inside move at the end of the first lap of the SARA Late Model Sportsman 100 in his Scotty’s Thunderbird to take the...

Tue 20 Oct 1998
Auburndale Speedway Results 98-10-17

Auburndale Speedway Results 98-10-17

Storer triumphant in Limited Late Model Sportsman at Auburndale. By Larry Vergon Auburndale, FL: Robbie Storer came through the field to win the Limited Late Model Sportsman 25 lap feature after starting outside the fourth row. Storer, in the...

Sun 18 Oct 1998
East Bay Results 98-10-17

East Bay Results 98-10-17

GIBSONTON, FL - It was a busy night Saturday at East Bay Raceway with seven features on tap as Forrest Gough, Ike Walker, Tim George, Roland Johnson, Mike Smith, Don Gansner and Bobby Alexander were standing in victory lane. Gough won...

Sun 11 Oct 1998
Auburndale Speedway report 10-10-98

Auburndale Speedway report 10-10-98

LYNN WINS 50 LAP MODIFIED MINI STOCK BATTLE, OSTEEN LATE MODEL WINNER by Aaron Green AUBURNDALE SPEEDWAY, Auburndale, Florida (Oct. 10) - Modified Mini Stock fast qualifier Marlon Lynn drove his Ford Mustang to the 50 lap Feature win tonight.

East Bay Results 98-10-10

East Bay Results 98-10-10

GIBSONTON, FL - Keith Nosbisch led the first nine laps of the Hoosier 50 for Late Models at East Bay Raceway Saturday night. But most important, he led the final three laps to take home $4,000 in a first-ever event of its kind. The 24 car field...

Sun 04 Oct 1998
Auburndale Speedway results 98-10-03

Auburndale Speedway results 98-10-03

Bass leads Wire to Wire in Limited Late Model Sportsman at Auburndale. By Larry Vergon Auburndale, FL: Westley Bass started on the pole for Saturday's 25 lap Limited Late Model Sportsman Feature, in the new Mike DeZarn / Mike Ashley owned No....

Mon 28 Sep 1998
Syracuse Dave Blaney Preview

Syracuse Dave Blaney Preview

'BUCKEYE BULLET' DAVE BLANEY AT SYRACUSE TWICE IN OCTOBER WEEDSPORT, NY...Super DIRT Week XXVII marks the return of Dave Blaney to the New York State Fairgrounds for another shot at winning the world's richest modified...

Brewerton 98-09-25

Brewerton 98-09-25

DRAMATIC LAST LAP FINISHES HIGHLIGHT NEW YORK STATE CHAMPIONSHIPS AT BREWERTON BREWERTON, NY.....Three feature events, three last lap passes for the win. That was the main story of the F.X. Caprara New York State ...

Hearn Takes 358 DIRT Title

Hearn Takes 358 DIRT Title

HEARN WINS 358-MODIFIED SKOAL BANDIT RACING sm SUPER DIRT SERIES POINT TITLE WEEDSPORT, NY...Brett Hearn took the point title in this year's Skoal Bandit Racing sm Super DIRT Series for 358-Modifieds. Hearn, driving...

Rolling Wheels Postponed Until Oct. 3

Rolling Wheels Postponed Until Oct. 3

SUZUKI WEEKEND FINALE TO RUN THIS SATURDAY ELBRIDGE, NY...Day long, off-and-on again, rains forced DIRT officials to postpone the running of the second day of the Suzuki World Series of DIRT Track Racing Weekend at...

Sun 27 Sep 1998
New Egypt Speedway Results 98-09-26

New Egypt Speedway Results 98-09-26

TOM HAGER ENDS SEASON ON HIGH NOTE WITH SECOND WIN New Egypt, NJ, September 26, 1998 - Tom Hager of Easton, PA captured his second win of the season at the New Egypt Speedway in the 30 lap Modified feature Saturday night. Hager started 3rd on...

Sat 26 Sep 1998
Pikes Peak Saturday Qualifying

Pikes Peak Saturday Qualifying

COLORADO RACER LEADS LATE MODELS, TRANS-AM RACERS TO HIGHLIGHT SUNDAY'S ACTION FOUNTAIN, Colo. - Ray Daniels of Monument, Colo., won the pole position for Sunday's 50-mile SARA Late Model Stock Car race in the Children's Hospital Grand Prix...

Bloomington Nationals Results 98-09-25

Bloomington Nationals Results 98-09-25

LUCAS AND NORRIS SCORE BIG IN BLOOMINGTON NATIONALS BLOOMINGTON, IN (September 25, 1998) - Bloomington's Joe Lucas and Grammer's Kerry Norris scored 40-lap feature victories in the Third Annual Street Stock & Open Wheel Modified Nationals at...

Thu 24 Sep 1998
Flat Rock Speedway 98-09-19, 98-09-20

Flat Rock Speedway 98-09-19, 98-09-20

The second annual Frtiz Enterprises Fall Classic at Flat Rock Speedway saw nearly 180 cars grace the pits as seven divisions raced during the course of the two day event. Saturday saw qualifying and features for 3 of the divisions. Randy ...

Tue 22 Sep 1998
Super Dirt Week '98 Live TV Coverage

Super Dirt Week '98 Live TV Coverage

SUPER DIRT WEEK '98 AGAIN COVERED "LIVE" ON TELEVISION SYRACUSE, NY...For the third straight year the Eckerd 300 at the New York State Fairgrounds will be televised "live" throughout the ...

Granby Results 98-09-20

Granby Results 98-09-20

VETERAN ALAN JOHNSON WINS THE CARQUEST 200 AT GRANBY AUTODROME GRANBY, Quebec. September 21, 1998 --Record-detainer for the greatest number of career wins in the DIRT circuit, veteran Alan ...

Mercer Feature Rained Out 98-09-19

Mercer Feature Rained Out 98-09-19

RAIN WASHES OUT FEATURES AT MERCER by Mike Leone Mercer(PA) Rain came out on top Saturday evening at Mercer Raceway Park. After all of the heats and last chance races were completed, heavy showers washed...

Mon 21 Sep 1998
Granby Results 98-09-20

Granby Results 98-09-20

GRANBY, Québec. September 21, 1998 --Record-detainer for the greatest number of career wins in the DIRT circuit, veteran Alan Johnson only needed 19 laps to win first place, yesterday afternoon, at Autodrome Granby. For Johnson, it was his ...

Sun 20 Sep 1998
Grandview Speedway Season Finale 98-09-19

Grandview Speedway Season Finale 98-09-19

SCHAFFER, STOUDT, AND BASHORE WIN SEASON ENDING EVENTS AT GRANDVIEW SPEEDWAY Bechtelsville, PA, September 19. 1998 . . . The season finale show of stock car racing at Grandview Speedway on Saturday night had Rick Schaffer winning his fourth ...

New Egypt Speedway Results 98-09-19

New Egypt Speedway Results 98-09-19

BRIGHTBILL UNSTOPPABLE AT NEW EGYPT - WINS 11th New Egypt, NJ, September 19, 1998...... Kenny Brightbill of Sinking Spring, PA captured his eleventh win of the season, and his 6th of the last seven, at the New Egypt Speedway in the 30 lap ...

Thu 17 Sep 1998
Bloomington Street Stock/Modified Nationals Preview

Bloomington Street Stock/Modified Nationals Preview

STREET STOCK/OPEN WHEEL MODIFIED NATIONALS FEATURES $15,000 PURSE BLOOMINGTON, IN (September 17, 1998) - Bloomington Speedway's promoter, Mike Miles, enjoys saving the best for last. How else would you explain the Third Annual Street Stock/Open...

Tue 15 Sep 1998
HAV-A-TAMPA Portsmouth Raceway Park Preview

HAV-A-TAMPA Portsmouth Raceway Park Preview

NATIONAL CHAMPIONSHIP CHASE STILL TIGHT WITH ONLY 5 RACES REMAINING IN HAV-A-TAMPA SEASON - MOUNTAIN DEW 100 SET FOR PORTSMOUTH RACEWAY PARK (FRIDAY & SATURDAY, SEP 18-19) (Portsmouth, OH) The HAV-A-TAMPA Dirt...

Lebanon Valley 98-09-12

Lebanon Valley 98-09-12

HEARN KING OF 358'S, MARCUS WINS SPORTSMAN FEATURE WEST LEBANON, NY - Brett Hearn, of Sussex, NJ, won the 100-lap Race of Kings at Lebanon Valley Saturday night. It was the second year ...

Toledo Speedway 98-09-13

Toledo Speedway 98-09-13

ICE CHIPS by Debi Domby, Southgate, Michigan The AC Delco/Murray's Iceman Series ran their final race of the season, Sunday night at Toledo Speedway. Dave Kuhlman won the battle, winning the 200 lap event, but lost the season long war...

Toledo Speedway 98-09-13

Toledo Speedway 98-09-13

Toledo Speedway held an open competition Late Model race Sunday night. AC Delco/Murray's Iceman Series regular, Dave Kuhlman, won the feature, his second win in a row at the high banked half mile track. Scott Stovall started on the pole and...

Flat Rock Speedway 99-09-12

Flat Rock Speedway 99-09-12

A standing room only crowd squeezed into Flat Rock Speedway to watch the first ever School Bus Figure 8 race on Saturday night. The eight buses were driven by Figure 8 drivers: Dennis Whisman, Robbie Loving, Eric Hart, Scot Bunge, Vern Okopski...