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 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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North East, PA – Race of Champions Modified Series competitors will compete for $12,570.70-to-win when the 70th Annual Race of Champions 250 finally takes center stage on Sunday, September 27. The race is second longest running consecutively, only to the Indianapolis 500 and is “the Granddaddy” of Modified racing tradition and the lone modified race […]

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North East, PA – The “Crown Royal Classic 54 – Tribute to Joe Reilly” for the Race of Champions Sportsman Modified Series on Saturday, September 26, will pay $2,554.70 in honor of the “54” which Reilly represented and the “70” in recognition of the platinum edition of the 70th anniversary of the Race of Champions. […]

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North East, PA – (August 31, 2020) – Race of Champions Late Model Series competitors will finally return to the track on Saturday, September 26 when the “Rick Wylie Classic” runs as part of Presque Isle Downs and Casino, Race of Champions Weekend in North East, Pa., at Lake Erie Speedway. The race, a 48-lap […]

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North East, PA – The schedule is now set for the September event at Lake Erie Speedway. The Presque Isle Downs & Casino Race of Champions Weekend at Lake Erie Speedway in North East, Pennsylvania, which will now take place on Friday, September 25; Saturday, September 26 and Sunday, September 27 will feature the platinum […]

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