AUDIO: Multi-Time Sportsman Champion Chris Daugherty Headed For Modifieds In 2017

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2016 was a dream season for the Daugherty-Gleason race team. Three race teams consisting of Chris Daugherty in Crate Sportsman, Shawn Gleason in the Front Wheel Drives and Jeffery Daugherty brought home two track championships with Jeffery winning Rookie of the Year honors. Add on over a dozen wins and Jeffery’s first Crate win in September, it was a year that a team will rarely ever have.

AUDIO: Stacey Jackson Lands Woodhull Small Block Ride; To Follow DIRTcar Sportsman Series

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Overcoming adversity. That was the 2016 season in summary for Addison, NY dirt track ace Stacey Jackson. Jackson has long been a racer in the Southern Tier of New York State, but truly had an up and down campaign last season. The veteran joined Turn 5 Live on the Performance Motorsports Network Tuesday night to announce he’s returning to Modifieds at Woodhull next season.

MID-ATLANTIC: Wright Eyeing Delaware Big Block Track Title In 2017

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Following his rookie campaign in big block Modifieds at each Delaware dirt tracks, developing racer Carson Wright has been all smiles, recording various top five results during his first season and a ninth place finish in the NAPA Big Block Modified points standings at Delaware Int’l Speedway.

AUDIO/FEATURE: Riddle Hoping For AC Delco Title in Second Season

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DELMAR, Del. — Following his maiden season in the AC Delco PSC Modified division at Delaware International Speedway, former Delmarva Chargers standout Ryan Riddle is now anticipating a breakthrough season at the half-mile dirt track. Hailing from Millsboro, Del., the now sophomore Crate 602 Sportsman racer earned a respectable seventh place finish in the track standings during his rookie campaign, …

OVENS: Just When I Thought IMCA Couldn’t Be Any More Crazy

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After multiple weeks of discussion, a few heated conversations and enough head-shaking to enter the NFL’s new concussion protocol, I was ready to finally cool my jets about IMCA’s lack of interest in growing their brand of racing in the Northeast.

DIRT MODS: Woodhull Raceway To Host A.R. Cup Challenge Event August 22

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WOODHULL, N.Y. – It had been previously announced that Woodhull Raceway would host the Short Track Super Series in 2017, for the third season in a row. What was recently learned is that Woodhull’s date on the STSS tour will be an American Racer Cup Challenge event. The annual stop for the richest paying traveling Modified series will see Big …

NWAAS: Div. III Champ Jenkins Claims UNOH Youth Achievement Award

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Ryan Jenkins was among a host of young rising stars honored during Friday night’s NASCAR Whelen All-American Series Awards Show, taking home two prestigious trophies after a season in which he catapulted into the national spotlight.

AUDIO/FEATURE: Deyo’s Passion Revitalizes Delaware Dirt Track Racing

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Through his business skills and pure love for the sport, racing enthusiast and Short Track Super Series owner Brett Deyo was able to restore, for the first time in decades, a lost treasure to Delaware this past season: enjoyable, competitive dirt track racing.

Turn 5 Live Pays Tribute To Gary Montgomery Tuesday At 7:30 & Wednesday At 7:00 On PMN

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The dirt racing community and racing as a whole lost one of the ‘nice guys’ this past week. Tuesday and Wednesday night on the Performance Motorsports Network, Turn 5 Live will pay tribute to their friend Gary Montgomery on Tuesday night at 7:30 and re-aired Wednesday night at 7:00 Eastern.