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7 Winners in 7 Sweeney RUSH Late Model Weekly Series Events

April 16, 2014 | Author: Jim Zufall & Mike Leone

7 WINNERS IN 7 SWEENEY RUSH LATE MODEL WEEKLY SERIES EVENTS AS ACTION BEGINS TO HEAT UP THROUGHOUT THE REGION; SHARON & MCKEAN TO OPEN SATURDAY

(April 15, 2014 - Pulaski, PA)...As the weekend of April 10-13 came to a close, the win total at Sweeney Chevrolet Buick GMC RUSH Dirt Late Model Series weekly member tracks continues to pile up as not one driver has repeated to date. The second weekend of April yielded three new winners bringing the total number of winners in weekly-sanctioned Sweeney RUSH Late Model events to seven in as many events!

 The weekend started at Pittsburgh's Pennsylvania Motor Speedway on Thursday, April 10 with the running of the NDRL "Kings of Dirt"-sanctioned PENNational. The longtime event, which has taken many forms and moved around the calendar a bit in its history, was the season opener for the Imperial, Pennsylvania "Monster Half-Mile". Super Late Model star Steve Francis topped some of the best in the business to capture the $10,000 NDRL payoff.

Billy Moyer Racing Heads East with National Dirt Racing League for Weekend Triple Shot

April 11, 2014 | Author: Ryan Delph

Billy Moyer Racing Heads East with National Dirt Racing League for Weekend Triple Shot

(April 9, 2014 - BATESVILLE, ARKANSAS)  Billy Moyer Racing (BMR) had plans of entering a pair of $10,000 to win Lucas Oil Late Model Dirt Series tilts on April 4-5 in the states of Mississippi and Louisiana.  Unfortunately, the weekend got cut in half, as Mother Nature scored the win on Friday night at Jackson Motor Speedway in Jackson, Mississippi.  On Saturday, the #21 team rolled through the pit gate at Ark-La-Tex Speedway in Vivian, Louisiana for the first-ever visit by the LOLMDS.

Dirt Late Model Hall of Famer Billy Moyer clicked off the third fastest lap in Group B during the qualifying session prior to scoring the heat race victory over Jason Papich, Jimmy Owens, and Jared Landers.  After starting the 50-lap main event from the outside of the third row, Billy had his sights set on his fifth win of 2014.  The popular driver known as "Mr. Smooth" unfortunately suffered steering problems during the feature and retired in the twenty-fifth position.  Complete results from Ark-La-Tex Speedway can be accessed online at www.lucasdirt.com.

Billy Moyer Racing Heads East with National Dirt Racing League for Weekend Triple Shot

April 11, 2014 | Author: Ryan Delph

Billy Moyer Racing Heads East with National Dirt Racing League for Weekend Triple Shot

(April 9, 2014 - BATESVILLE, ARKANSAS)  Billy Moyer Racing (BMR) had plans of entering a pair of $10,000 to win Lucas Oil Late Model Dirt Series tilts on April 4-5 in the states of Mississippi and Louisiana.  Unfortunately, the weekend got cut in half, as Mother Nature scored the win on Friday night at Jackson Motor Speedway in Jackson, Mississippi.  On Saturday, the #21 team rolled through the pit gate at Ark-La-Tex Speedway in Vivian, Louisiana for the first-ever visit by the LOLMDS.

Dirt Late Model Hall of Famer Billy Moyer clicked off the third fastest lap in Group B during the qualifying session prior to scoring the heat race victory over Jason Papich, Jimmy Owens, and Jared Landers.  After starting the 50-lap main event from the outside of the third row, Billy had his sights set on his fifth win of 2014.  The popular driver known as "Mr. Smooth" unfortunately suffered steering problems during the feature and retired in the twenty-fifth position.  Complete results from Ark-La-Tex Speedway can be accessed online at www.lucasdirt.com.

Billy Moyer Racing Heads East with National Dirt Racing League for Weekend Triple Shot

April 11, 2014 | Author: Ryan Delph

Billy Moyer Racing Heads East with National Dirt Racing League for Weekend Triple Shot

(April 9, 2014 - BATESVILLE, ARKANSAS)  Billy Moyer Racing (BMR) had plans of entering a pair of $10,000 to win Lucas Oil Late Model Dirt Series tilts on April 4-5 in the states of Mississippi and Louisiana.  Unfortunately, the weekend got cut in half, as Mother Nature scored the win on Friday night at Jackson Motor Speedway in Jackson, Mississippi.  On Saturday, the #21 team rolled through the pit gate at Ark-La-Tex Speedway in Vivian, Louisiana for the first-ever visit by the LOLMDS.

Dirt Late Model Hall of Famer Billy Moyer clicked off the third fastest lap in Group B during the qualifying session prior to scoring the heat race victory over Jason Papich, Jimmy Owens, and Jared Landers.  After starting the 50-lap main event from the outside of the third row, Billy had his sights set on his fifth win of 2014.  The popular driver known as "Mr. Smooth" unfortunately suffered steering problems during the feature and retired in the twenty-fifth position.  Complete results from Ark-La-Tex Speedway can be accessed online at www.lucasdirt.com.

Sunoco Race Fuels Continues Relationship with Sweeney RUSH Late Model Series for Season #2

April 11, 2014 | Author: Mike Leone

Sunoco Race Fuels Continues Relationship with Sweeney RUSH Late Model Series for Season #2

(April 11, 2014 - Pulaski, PA)  Sunoco Race Fuels and the Sweeney Chevrolet Buick GMC RUSH Dirt Late Model Series will continue its marketing program for the 2014 season. This year will mark the second of the three-year agreement as the "Official Fuel" of the Sweeney RUSH Late Model Series.

 "I cannot tell you how pleased we are to continue our marketing partnership with Sunoco Race Fuels as a major sponsor of RUSH," stated Series Co-Director Vicki Emig. "I've had a great relationship with Russ Bradford with Bazell Oil, Sunoco Race Fuel Master Distributor for over 15 years and believe that together with our regional promoters, we can begin to address the problem of the extreme cost of fuel that some of our racers are currently utilizing."      

Sunoco Race Fuels continues relationship with Sweeny Rush Late Model Series for Season #2

April 10, 2014 | Author: Mike Leone

April 9, 2014

(Pulaski, PA)...Sunoco Race Fuels and the Sweeney Chevrolet Buick GMC RUSH Dirt Late Model Series will continue its marketing program for the 2014 season. This year will mark the second of the three-year agreement as the "Official Fuel" of the Sweeney RUSH Late Model Series.

"I cannot tell you how pleased we are to continue our marketing partnership with Sunoco Race Fuels as a major sponsor of RUSH," stated Series Co-Director Vicki Emig. "I've had a great relationship with Sunoco representative Russ Bradford for over 15 years and believe that together with our regional promoters, we can begin to address the problem of the extreme cost of fuel that some of our racers are currently utilizing."      

ARCA/CRA Super Series Powered by JEGS 2014 Season Preview

April 9, 2014 | Author: Glenn Luckett

ARCA/CRA Super Series Powered by JEGS 2014 Season Preview

18th Season for Champion Racing Association's Premier Tour starts this Saturday, April 12th

 (Salem, Indiana -  Wednesday, April 9, 2014): The 18th season of competition for one of the premier template bodied Super Late Model touring series' in the country; the ARCA/CRA Super Series Powered by JEGS begins on Saturday, April 12th as the historic Toledo Speedway, located south of the Michigan / Ohio state line in Toledo, Ohio. Border Wars I - 7-Up 150 will begin the chase for the 2014 ARCA/CRA Super Series Championship and adding to the high stakes will be the arrival of the ARCA Midwest Tour Presented by SCAG Power Equipment who will make the trip East and join the ARCA/CRA teams for the first of two combination races between the two Super Late Model tours sanctioned by ARCA.

ARCA/CRA Super Series Powered by JEGS 2014 Season Preview

April 9, 2014 | Author: Glenn Luckett

ARCA/CRA Super Series Powered by JEGS 2014 Season Preview

18th Season for Champion Racing Association's Premier Tour starts this Saturday, April 12th

 (Salem, Indiana -  Wednesday, April 9, 2014): The 18th season of competition for one of the premier template bodied Super Late Model touring series' in the country; the ARCA/CRA Super Series Powered by JEGS begins on Saturday, April 12th as the historic Toledo Speedway, located south of the Michigan / Ohio state line in Toledo, Ohio. Border Wars I - 7-Up 150 will begin the chase for the 2014 ARCA/CRA Super Series Championship and adding to the high stakes will be the arrival of the ARCA Midwest Tour Presented by SCAG Power Equipment who will make the trip East and join the ARCA/CRA teams for the first of two combination races between the two Super Late Model tours sanctioned by ARCA.

Kenseth, Wallace Headline Entry List for 7-Up 150 at Toledo Saturday

April 9, 2014 | Author: Glenn Luckett

KENSETH, WALLACE HEADLINE ENTRY LIST FOR 7-UP 150 AT TOLEDO SATURDAY

(April 9, 2014 - TOLEDO, OH) - Second generation race car drivers Ross Kenseth and Stephen Wallace, both sons of NASCAR Sprint Cup Series Champions, are scheduled to compete in the 7-Up 150 stock car race at Toledo Speedway this Saturday, April 12.

          Toledo’s 2014 season opening race will see Kenseth and Wallace headline a field of over 40 drivers from throughout the country in a 150 lap “Border Wars” event, pitting the ARCA CRA Super Series and the ARCA Midwest Tour late models.

Rocco & Monahan Open Season with Multiple IceBreaker Wins - Justin Bonsignore MWMT Winner

April 7, 2014 | Author: Russ Dowd

Rocco And Monahan Open Season With Multiple IceBreaker Wins

Justin Bonsignore NWMT Winner

            (April 6, 2014 - Thompson, CT) - Thompson Speedway Motorsports Park opened the season in grand style with Keith Rocco of Berlin, Conn. earning two NASCAR Whelen All American Series wins in one day in both the Sunoco Modified and Late Model divisions. Justin Bonsignore of Holtsville, N.Y. took the NASCAR Whelen Modified Tour win over Woody Pitkat. Shawn Monahan of Waterford, Conn. earned his second in as many days in the Xtra Mart Limited Sportsman division while Steve Dickey, Jr. of Londonderry, N.H. checkered the Monster Mini Stocks. Mike O’Sullivan of Springfield, Mass. won the Granite State Pro Stock Series 50-lap affair and Vintage Outlaw checkers flew for Joe Baxter of Pascoag, R.I.