Lehighton, Pennsylvania – Patrick Emerling of Orchard Park, N.Y., holds a slim lead over Mike Leaty of Williamson, N.Y., in the Race of Champions Asphalt Modified Series championship point standings. The championship race will take place at Mahoning Valley Speedway in Lehighton, Pa., on Saturday evening for the first time since the 2016 season as […]

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Looking at the results alone from the 70th running of the Race of Champions 250, it appeared to be a case of déjà vu once again with Matt Hirschman taking the Al Gerber Trophy in the oldest Modified race in the land. In truth, it was much more complicated than that.   REPLAY: RACE OF […]

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The 70th Annual Race of Champions 250 weekend at the Lake Erie Speedway kicked off with a bang Saturday night, with the Sportsman Modified division going 54 laps in the night's main event.  With nearly 50 cars entered into the pit area, including many of the drivers competing in the Race of Champions 250 on […]

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Knox Dale, PA. -- At 56 years old, Scott Bloomquist is still defying the odds.   In January, the 2002 National Dirt Late Model Hall of Fame inductee underwent a thorough hip replacement. Just eight months later, he parked the Drydene Performance Products, Petroff Towing, Team Zero Race Car No. 0 in victory lane.   […]

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The Race of Champions 250, one of the truly historic events in short track racing, takes place this weekend at Lake Erie Speedway.  It will be an action-packed weekend of racing at the Pennsylvania bullring.   Before the 70th Race of Champions kicks off, here are 10 Things to Know about the venerable racing classic. […]

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Tommy Catalano was poised to have a busy this weekend between the NASCAR Whelen Modified Tour at Stafford Speedway on Saturday and the Race of Champions 250 at Lake Erie Speedway on Sunday.  The New York driver has split time between the two series in recent years, and with schedules for both series changing rapidly […]

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North East, Pa. – Lake Erie Speedway and Race of Champions management are prepared to offer fans a “flex” schedule in case it is needed to give fans and participants an opportunity to see the entire show on Saturday, September 26 and Sunday, September 27 as part of Presque Isle Downs & Casino Race of […]

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