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Sat 16 Dec 2000
Lou Lazzaro NYSSCA Hall of Fame induction

Lou Lazzaro NYSSCA Hall of Fame induction

By Doug Zupan ALBANY, NY - "The Incomparable" Lou Lazzaro, Utica's pioneer stock car racing legend, will be inducted into the New York State Stock Car Association (NYSSCA) Hall of Fame at the 32nd Annual NYSSCA Awards Banquet on January 20, 2001...

Mon 03 May 2004

"Butch" Renninger passed away

MIFFLINTOWN -- Howard D. "Butch" Renninger Jr., 62, of RR 5 Mifflintown died Saturday, May 1, 2004, of natural causes, after completing the Enduro feature at the Port Royal Speedway. Born May 3, 1941, in Walker Township, Juniata County, he was...

Thu 25 May 2000
Sammy Swindell, Scott Bloomquist shatter Bristol track records

Sammy Swindell, Scott Bloomquist shatter Bristol track records

BRISTOL, Tenn. (Wednesday, May 24, 2000) - Pennzoil World of Outlaws driver Sammy Swindell blistered Bristol Motor Speedway's track record with an unofficial lap of 13.60 seconds, 141.088 mph, in Wednesday night's dirt track testing for the ...

Sun 20 Aug 2000
Big Diamond - Coal Cracker 100

Big Diamond - Coal Cracker 100

Coming Dates (Starting Times 8PM for 1st Heat): Fri., Aug. 25: NASCAR WRS Modified Kenworth/Cummins 50, Exide ShorTrack Sportsman, Accel Roadrunners. Simpson Race Products Contingency Night. Final Point Races. Fri., Sept. 1: Rieck's ...

Sun 25 Jun 2000
Jim Roper, First New Car, Late Model, NASCAR Stock Car Winner

Jim Roper, First New Car, Late Model, NASCAR Stock Car Winner

NASCAR'S FIRST WINNER DIES Jim Roper, winner of NASCAR's first "strictly stock" car race in 1949, died Friday. He was 83. Roper, a native of Halstead, drove his Lincoln off the showroom floor in Great Bend to North Carolina and on to victory in...

Wed 18 Jun 2003
Greenville Pickens Speedway sold

Greenville Pickens Speedway sold

Greenville, SC (June 17, 2003)- After over 47 years of continual private ownership, THE GREENVILLE PICKENS SPEEDWAY, Nascar's second oldest facility, was sold on Monday, June 16, 2003. Greenville automobile dealer Kevin Whitaker purchased the ...

Sat 23 Sep 2000
Jumpin' Jack Johnson scores first Utica-Rome win in 13 years

Jumpin' Jack Johnson scores first Utica-Rome win in 13 years

RACING LEGEND JUMPIN' JACK JOHNSON SCORES FIRST UTICA-ROME SPEEDWAY MODIFIED VICTORY IN THIRTEEN YEARS IN ONE OF THE MOST DRAMATIC RACES IN THE HISTORY OF THE SPEEDWAY by Doug Zupan VERNON, NY - The legendary Jumpin' Jack Johnson, from ...

Sun 22 Aug 1999
Autodrome Granby 1999-08-21

Autodrome Granby 1999-08-21

7th win for Dave Camara at Autodrome Granby Louis Bouthillier is the new "Mr. Sportsman" GRANBY, Que., August 21, 1999-Everything was going fine for Alain Mathieu, the Sportsman track champion, last night at Autodrome Granby at the occasion of...

Mon 06 Oct 1997
Southern winners 97-10-06

Southern winners 97-10-06

DirtNews Digest Your Online News Source for Late Model Dirt Track Racing "Get Some Dirt On Your Computer!" Todd Turner, editor Email address: DirtNews@aol.com Web site: ...

Thu 28 Sep 2000
Toledo Speedway Glass City 200

Toledo Speedway Glass City 200

Toledo Speedway closed out their 2000 season with their annual Budweiser Glass City 200. Persistent rain on Saturday evening caused the entire weekend’s program to be run on Sunday afternoon. A star studded field of 47 super late models filled...

Sun 29 Aug 1999
Auburndale Speedway Race Results 8-28-99

Auburndale Speedway Race Results 8-28-99

Harbin Gets First Win of 1999 By Gene Crane Auburndale, FL- Ollie Harbin took the lead from Ray Cuzzone on lap 14 and never looked back to score his first win of 1999 in the Limited Late Model division at Auburndale Speedway. Cuzzone who led...

Sun 17 Apr 2005
Joe Petro - ISMA spotlight

Joe Petro - ISMA spotlight

NO MORE EXCUSES FOR ISMA'S JOE PETRO Oswego, NY -- Joe Petro has been an on and off competitor on the tough ISMA Lucas Oil/Helping Hands of America supermodified series circuit, mainly due to his work schedule. In 2005, Joe is ready to meet ...

Wed 17 May 2000
Bristol goes dirt!

Bristol goes dirt!

CONVERSION OF BMS FROM CONCRETE TO DIRT COMPLETE BRISTOL, Tenn., Tuesday, May 16, 2000 - No one waved a magic wand over Bristol Motor Speedway but it might appear so as it took just over a week to transform the world's fastest and most famous...

Sun 27 Mar 2005
USAR: Creech Motorsports announces sponsor

USAR: Creech Motorsports announces sponsor

FCS TO SPONSOR CREECH MOTORSPORTS Providence Forge, VA-Bobby Creech and Richard Hutwohl have announced a sponsorship agreement for the 2005 USAR Hooters Cup season. Creech is president of Creech Motorsports in Ashland, VA and has produced ...

Thu 27 Aug 1998
IMCA Canada standings

IMCA Canada standings

I.M.C.A. Canada 1998 Modified Championship Tour Points Standings - Top 20 (2 Races left, Race City Motorsport Park August 29,30) 1 Dennis Masse Lethbridge, AB 158 2 Greg Pringle Hanna, AB...

Tue 07 Sep 1999
Minnesota State Fair Results

Minnesota State Fair Results

(St. Paul, MN) Mike Garvey executed a late race pass to win the American Speed Association ACDelco Challenge Series "Miller Lite 300, presented by Auto Value Auto Parts and Jani-King" Monday afternoon before a near capacity crowd at the Minnesota...

Sun 06 Jun 2010
Prelude to the Dream countdown 2010-06-06

Prelude to the Dream countdown 2010-06-06

ELDORA SPEEDWAY ON TRACK FOR SELL-OUT OF JUNE 9 GILLETTE FUSION PROGLIDE PRELUDE TO THE DREAM Get Your Seats Now or Prepare to Order the LIVE Telecast of the All-Star Dirt Late Model Race on HBO Pay-Per-View® ROSSBURG, Ohio (June 6, 2010) --...

Tue 27 Jan 2004
Marshall Green's Florida Speedweeks preview

Marshall Green's Florida Speedweeks preview

(Woodstock, GA -- January 26, 2004) With racing's off-season drawing closer and closer to the first motorsports events of 2004, former champion dirt late model driver Marshall Green is shifting his racing program into high gear and readying for...

Wed 22 Oct 2014
Sun 23 Sep 2001
Chuck Sennot fatally injured in Delaware

Chuck Sennot fatally injured in Delaware

Bechtelsville, PA September 23, 2001 . . . Chuck Sennott, a veteran campaigner in late model stock car racing at NASCAR sanctioned Grandview Speedway, was fatally injured in a multi-car late model stock car racing accident at...

Wed 18 Jul 2001
Ellis Palasini at NSCHF

Ellis Palasini at NSCHF

KNOXVILLE, IOWA (JULY 11, 2001) - Ellis Palasini of Leland, Mississippi, will share the highlights of his super- modified racing career, 1951-72, with visitors to the National Sprint Car Hall of Fame & Museum on Saturday, July 28, as part...

Sun 21 Mar 2010
Larry Pearson injured in Bristol Legends race

Larry Pearson injured in Bristol Legends race

BRISTOL, Tenn. - Larry Pearson, son of three-time NASCAR Sprint Cup champion David Pearson, was airlifted to a nearby hospital after a frightening crash Saturday in a legends race at Bristol Motor Speedway. The 56-year-old Pearson, a two-time ...

Mon 24 Mar 2014
Successful return to Brazil for Ozz Negri

Successful return to Brazil for Ozz Negri

Ozz Negri was invited to race in the high-profile season opening event of the hugely popular Brazilian Stock Car series at Interlagos.

Sun 23 Mar 2014
Tue 13 Jun 2000
Knoxville Nationals 1961-1969

Knoxville Nationals 1961-1969

The Amoco Knoxville Nationals began in 1961 as a Super Modified National Championship. Roy Robbins, a native of Louisville, KY, claimed the first race and was battling for the lead in 1962, but was caught up in an accident that allowed Jerry...

Sat 22 Mar 2014
Tue 30 Sep 2003
Seekonk Speedway results

Seekonk Speedway results

Seekonk, Mass. Chris Perley drove the Vic Miller number 11 into the lead early at the ISMA show at Seekonk Speedway on Saturday and stayed right there the entire way. The win, his third of the season, was what Perley came for. The nine points he...

Thu 09 Feb 2006
CRA: Dave Tomczak enters 2006 season

CRA: Dave Tomczak enters 2006 season

VETERAN WISCONSIN RACER DAVE TOMCZAK TO COMPETE WITH THE CRA SUPER SERIES Salem, IN (January 31, 2006) -- Veteran Wisconsin racer Dave Tomczak and his Wisconsin Fire Protection race team, out of Franklin, Wisconsin, are planning on competing...

Sat 29 Jul 2000
Sandusky Speedway results

Sandusky Speedway results

Sandusky, OH - Two Ohioans battled for the lead in the 40-lap ISMA go Friday night at Sandusky Speedway in the preliminary to the 23rd Hy-Miler Nationals to be run Saturday. Polesitter Jack Smith, in the Steve Stout 83, looked to have the lead...

Thu 15 Apr 1999
Fri 27 Aug 1999
Legends at Texas Motor Speedway

Legends at Texas Motor Speedway

FORT WORTH-DALLAS (Aug. 26, 1999) - A full moon notwithstanding, race winners and champions were crowned in the final Thursday Night Stampede auto racing program at Texas Motor Speedway. In addition, radio legends displayed their driving ...

Thu 08 May 1997
Brunswick results

Brunswick results

SERIES: DIRT, NLMS Golden Isle Speedway - Qualifying results for the National Late Model Sportsman Series, Clash On the Coast 125: Ps.No. Driver , Car Lap Time M.P.H. -- ---- ...

Sun 12 Nov 2000
Utica-Rome Speedway old timer's reunion a success

Utica-Rome Speedway old timer's reunion a success

VERNON, NY - The New Utica-Rome Speedway in Vernon celebrated its diverse history during the racing program on August 20 this past summer, and the event was considered a great success by speedway management. "For a first time effort, we really...

Fri 19 Jul 2002
Crossville Speedway set to reopen

Crossville Speedway set to reopen

Historic High-Banked Dirt Oval brings Stock Car action back to Crossville, TN (Crossville, TN -- July 17, 2002) The long-awaited return of high-speed racing on the Cumberland Plateau is just weeks away as the one-third mile Crossville...

Tue 20 Aug 2002
Mansfield Speedway report

Mansfield Speedway report

The second race of the Iceman Super Late Model Series abbreviated season was run Saturday, Aug. 10, at Mansfield Motorsports Speedway. Jason Mignogna took the lead from Jr. Hanley on lap 69 and went on to record his first career Iceman feature.

Tue 04 Sep 2001
Big Diamond

Big Diamond "Coal Cracker 100" race results

BIG DIAMOND RACEWAY RESULT SUMMARY - SEPTEMBER 2, 2001 COAL CRACKER MODIFIED 100: 1. 126 Duane Howard, Oley, PA ($10,880); 2. 114 Craig Von Dohren, Barto, PA; 3. 88T Meme DeSantis, Temple, PA; 4. 5 Keith Hoffman, Whitehall, PA; 5. 1 Billy...