Chemung, NY — Race teams and faithful fans attending the postposed season opener at Chemung Speedrome had to dig out the hoodies and long johns to fight off a stiff wind and temperatures hovering in the 40’s. Then a first — snow flurries fell while the Sunoco Modifieds were qualifying. Despite her best efforts, Mother […]

Read more

Chemung, N.Y. – Chemung Speedrome and Ferris Mowers Race of Champions Asphalt Modified Series Fueled by Sunoco management have agreed to move The Drome “75” which was originally rescheduled for Friday, May 27 to Saturday, May 28 in an attempt to accommodate series competitors and neighboring track schedules.   The Drome “75” is slated to […]

Read more

Elma, NY – The month of May is always a highlighted month in racing circles and synonymous with the Indianapolis 500. For the Ferris Mowers Race of Champions fueled by Sunoco it presents a busy stretch for the series on both asphalt and dirt.   The Dirt Modifieds jump into action at Utica-Rome Speedway on […]

Read more

Chemung, N.Y. – (April 30, 2016) – Chemung Speedrome and Ferris Mowers Race of Champions Asphalt Modified Series Fueled by Sunoco management have postponed The Drome “75” scheduled for Sunday, May 1 due to inclement weather. The 75-lap race has been rescheduled for Friday, May 27 to kick off the Memorial Day Weekend.   The […]

Read more

With April getting ready to turn to May and spring officially in full swing, so too is the short track racing season. This weekend there’s action in every region of the country with almost every type of race car. We worked hard to narrow things down to the 10 best races you should try to […]

Read more

Elma, N.Y. –– When competitors in the Ferris Mowers Race of Champions Asphalt Modified Series Fueled by Sunoco head to the Chemung Speedrome they have to tackle the challenge of uniquely shaped track that presents great racing opportunities. The event also signifies the first asphalt event in the Southern Tier of New York curing racers […]

Read more

Pavement Modified racing in the upstate New York and Pennsylvania area is currently a bit of a mystery.   This week it was announced that a new tour, the American Modified Pavement Series, was created by Chris Zacharias.  In a Speed51.com exclusive, Zacharias said that he had a few dates scheduled for the inaugural six-race […]

Read more

A new Tour-Type Modified series is hoping to gain traction in the Upstate New York region in 2016.  The American Modified Pavement Series, led by promoter Chris Zacharias, has released a six-race schedule that is set to kick off at Chemung Speedrome (NY) on May 1.   Zacharias told Speed51.com powered by JEGS that starting […]

Read more

Momentum and luck are often tough to beat when they are on the side of Matt Hirschman and team.  That was the case for the second straight Sunday on the Race of Champions Asphalt Tour.  The Northampton, Pennsylvania driver came from the back to the front shortly after halfway and then after a routine pit […]

Read more

Championship battles, some old-school winners, “Big Money” and weather issues were the top headlines from the past weekend in short track racing.  We understand that between attending races and waiting out the foul weather that you may have missed a few stories from races from coast to coast throughout the weekend.  That’s why we have put together […]

Read more