The highly anticipated Icebreaker 40 season opener for the Race of Champions Dirt Modified Series at Selinsgrove Speedway (PA) was canceled on Saturday afternoon.  It marked the fourth straight year that the event was not run.   With Big Block Modified heavy hitters such as Matt Sheppard, Brett Hearn and Danny Johnson in attendance, the […]

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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 […]

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For each event during the 2016 season, the Race of Champions will be releasing a "competition format" sheet in order to help answer questions that teams may have prior to arriving at the race track.  Each sheet will have information such as the event schedule, qualifying procedure and race procedure.   Below is the competition […]

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Hoosier Racing Tire of Lakeville, Indiana, has a long standing tradition of providing “Tires Designed for Champions” and for the next five-years they will provide the Ferris Mowers Race of Champions Fueled by Sunoco the tires that competitors utilize in all series and special events.   “We have a long standing history with Modified racing […]

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Ferris Mower Race of Champions Modified Series Fueled by Sunoco competitors on both asphalt and dirt will have a new reason to appeal to the short track racing fan base in 2016. In addition to a new management group for the tours, the Race of Champions Modified Tour and Speed51.com are pleased to announce that […]

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Selinsgrove, Penn. – When the Ferris Mowers Race of Champions Dirt Modified Series Fueled by Sunoco hits the ground running at the Selinsgrove (Penn.) Speedway it will do so with some true stars of the sport helping the event achieve it’s luster. Billy Dunn of Watertown, N.Y., and Matt Sheppard of Waterloo, N.Y., are set […]

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Ken McGuire, the attorney representing current Race of Champions owner Joe Skotnicki, released a statement on his client's behalf Friday afternoon in an attempt to clarify the current legal dispute between Skotnicki and former series owner Andrew Harpell.   The statement reads as follows: In order to be fully transparent and to let all interested […]

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Fonda, New York – The Fonda (N.Y.) Speedway Race of Champions dirt Modified Series event originally scheduled for Wednesday, September 14th has been moved to Wednesday, August 3rd and it will be run as the 2nd Annual Jack Johnson Night at the “Track of Champions” on Wednesday, August 3rd. The 50-lap feature will pay $5,000 […]

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OSWEGO, NY – Oswego Speedway officials have announced their 66th annual, 14-race weekend schedule featuring the Novelis Supermodified and Pathfinder Bank SBS ‘Road to the Championship’, as well as the return of the NASCAR Whelen Modified Tour, Race of Champions Modified 250, and the second annual Port City ‘Super Spectacle.’   When taking note of the […]

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Elma, NY – Race of Champions and Oswego Speedway officials are proud to announce that the 2016 Race of Champions Weekend will take place at the Oswego (NY) Speedway, Thursday, September 15 through Saturday, September 17. The culmination of the traditional weekend will see the Race of Champions Asphalt Modified Series compete for 250 laps […]

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