For the seventh time in as many starts at Mahoning Valley Speedway Matt Hirschman has driven to victory, this time doing so for the season opening Race of Champions (RoC) Asphalt Modified Series 75-lapper. And, in each of those wins the runner-up has been Austin Beers.   At one point the race had an extended […]

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(LEHIGHTON, PA 7-18-20) For Kyle Strohl, the 2020 season got off to a rough start as the always exciting young talent suffered through a bad wreck that led to him finding a back-up ride for the next race out.  That race regrettably, did not fare well in the results column either. Strohl then rebounded in […]

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When Kyle Strohl won the Modified feature on May 27 at Lehighton’s Mahoning Valley Speedway it marked his 30th career win at the paved ¼-mile oval. The significance of that victory is that Strohl, who hails from Palmerton, is just 17 years old and races against drivers you are two and three times his age […]

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As is often the case at the Mahoning Valley Speedway (PA) bullring, Saturday night’s fifth annual Octoberfast came down to strategy.  With this year’s edition being 150 circuits and for the first time matching the weekly track regulars up against the Race of Champions Asphalt Modified Series teams, drivers were put to the test on […]

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Sixteen-year-old Kyle Strohl finally broke into this season’s win column by holding off a hard-charging Austin Kochenash in the Modified feature while Paul Koehler Jr. battled with a hungry Mike Sweeney in the closing laps for his 50th Late Model win at MVS.   Strohl started fourth and ran side-by-side with Nick Baer until grabbing […]

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When the Race of Champions Asphalt Modified Series arrives for their rescheduled season opener at Mahoning Valley Speedway on April 23, there will be a wide assortment of competitors vying for the winner’s share.  Drivers such as Matt Hirschman, Chuck Hossfeld, and Andy Jankowiak will certainly be some of the favorites, but names that may […]

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LEHIGHTON, PA – This coming Saturday evening, August 2 at 6:00 pm, Lehighton’s Mahoning Valley Speedway will present a regular six division card of stock car racing. And, with the second half of the season underway, there are some very tight point battles that are shaping up, most notably in the Modified and Street Stock classes. While top […]

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