One of the longest running events in motorsports will be contested Saturday afternoon.  We take a look at the 68th Annual Race of Champions 250 at Lake Erie Speedway (PA) in this edition of "By the Numbers" on Speed51.com.   1: Despite all of his success competing in Modifieds, Patrick Emerling has only finished in […]

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For the 68th time the hopes and dreams of the many great Modified stars will be put on the line at the annual Race of Champions this Saturday night at Lake Erie Speedway (PA).  While many of the Modified stars will be chasing the $12,500 check, a pair of drivers will also settle a year-long […]

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LANCASTER, N.Y. -- Matt Hirschman of Northampton, PA won the 30th annual U.S. Open 125 Race of Champions Modified Series event on Sunday afternoon at Lancaster National Speedway for his record-tying fifth U.S. Open Modified win.   In additional action from U.S. Open Sunday, Tommy Catalano of Ontario, N.Y. won the 30-lap Race of Champions […]

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Sarver, PA – Brad Sweet’s fantastic 2018 season continued Saturday night at Lernerville Speedway when he passed Donny Schatz on Lap 28 to become the fourth and final different leader of the 2018 Commonwealth Clash for his eighth win on the year. Schatz settled for second with former Lernerville track champion Tim Shaffer completing the […]

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Sprint Car driver Greg Hodnett died Thursday night following a crash at BAPS Motor Speedway in York Haven, Pennsylvania.  Hodnett, a member of the Pennsylvania Posse, was 49 years old.   CBS 21 News, a local CBS affiliate located in Harrisburg, Pennsylvania, reported that the coroner was called to a rollover crash with entrapment at […]

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Waterloo, N.Y. – Pilat Design of Waterloo, N.Y., “the champions choice” and the official graphic designer for the Race of Champions Modified Series, will once again deliver bonuses for racers participating in the 68th Annual Race of Champion 250 at Lake Erie Speedway. The winner of the 68th Annual Race of Champions 250 will receive a $500 […]

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SELINSGROVE, Pa. - Holding off a hard charging Freddie Rahmer, the ‘Kunkletown Kid’ Ryan Smith put fans on their feet on Saturday night in Central Pennsylvania, ultimately earning a first-ever Jim Nace Memorial/National Open victory at Selinsgrove Speedway. For Smith, the route to Arctic Cat All Star Circuit of Champions presented by Mobil 1 victory […]

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North East, Pa. – Competitors participating in the Presque Isle Downs & Casino Race of Champions Weekend will have a mail in entry deadline of Tuesday, September 25, 2018. If an entry is not received by the mail in deadline competitors must enter at the event beginning Thursday, September 28.   Entry blanks for the […]

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