Chase Edge Is Among Rising Late Model Stars

Chase Edge of Lafayette, Ala., has reached another plateau in his short dirt-late-model racing career as the NeSmith Chevrolet Dirt Late Model Series 2011 VP Racing Fuels Rookie of the Year Award

Bone Conquers USRA Modified Chase

In his 25th year of racing, Johnny Bone, Jr. of Pea Ridge, Ark., put together a career year on the dirt tracks during the 2011 season
Matt Sheppard celebrates the 2010 Super DIRTcar Series championship at The Dirt Track at Charlotte. (Dick Ayers Photo)

Sheppard Chases Second DIRT Title

Matt Sheppard will have to take a different path to the Super DIRTcar Series Big-Block Modified championship when he returns to The Dirt Track at Charlotte for this weekend’s fifth annual Lowes Foods World of Outlaws World Finals presented by Tom’s Snacks, Coca-Cola and Nature’s Own

Syracuse Notes: No Economy Run This Year

When DIRTcar officials announced a mandatory pitstop between laps 150 and 175 for the SEF 200 in an attempt to eliminate the “Mobil Gas Economy Run” nature of recent races, most figured little would change

Friesen Repeats $50,000 Syracuse Score

One year ago, Stewart Friesen won his first SEF 200 using incredible gas mileage and track position. He notched a second $50,000 win Sunday the old fashioned way, by passing Billy Decker on the track

Syracuse Notes: Engine Changes Numerous

Tow trucks moving engines from car to car were a fixture at Syracuse for years, with a dozen or more powerplants going up in smoke some years. The number of “heart attacks” was higher this year than at recent events, with past winner of both the small-block and big-block events Kenny Tremont losing two

Syracuse Notes: Lights Work Like A Charm

The first planned nighttime event at the New York State Fairgrounds in recent memory went off well under the temporary Musco lighting

Syracuse Notes: Super DIRT Set For 2012

The news at the annual Super DIRT Week media lunch was good with World Racing Group CEO Brian Carter announcing that arrangements had been made with the State of New York to run the race in 2012

McCreadie, Not Just Barefoot’s Son

Known early in his career as “Little Foot,” a derivative of his superstar father’s nickname, “Barefoot Bob,” Tim McCreadie is now recognized everywhere for his own accomplishments, not just for being Bob’s son

Gustin Controls Super Nationals Finale

Richie Gustin simply dominated the field of 241 IMCA Modifieds in this year's Speedway Motors Super Nationals fueled by Cenex

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