LANCASTER, N.Y. -- Patrick Emerling of Orchard Park, N.Y. won the 31st annual U.S. Open 125 Race of Champions Modified Series event on Sunday afternoon at Lancaster Speedway @ New York International Raceway Park. It was the second career U.S. Open win for Emerling, after winning the event back in 2016.   In supporting action […]

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Despite announcing his retirement from racing following the conclusion of the 2019 season, Chuck Hossfeld is keeping busy on the Modified front in the Northeast. From substituting for an injured Jimmy Blewett on the NASCAR Whelen Modified Tour, to taking home wins on the Race of Champions Asphalt Sportsman Series, the Ransomville, New York racer […]

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Lancaster, NY -- New York International Raceway Park, home to Lancaster Speedway will come alive for the final time during the 2019 stock car season this weekend with the 31st Annual running of the US Open. The US Open, which debuted under the guidance of promoter Alex Friesen, in 1989 began a Western New York […]

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Labor Day Weekend is upon us and with it the end of summer is now near. The good news, there's still plenty left over the coming weeks on Speed51 Summer Thunder TV presented by PFC Brakes, and this coming weekend is no exception. We'll be taking you to five different events at five different tracks, […]

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Williamson, N.Y. -- The Maynard Troyer Classic has become one of the most lucrative short track races on any Modified Series schedule. Just 60-laps in distance, $6,000-to-win, over $6,000 in lap money raised by Maynard Troyer’s son, Kenny and now Troyer Manufacturing has stepped to the plate.   Troyer Manufacturing has agreed to pay for […]

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Williamson, N.Y. -- On Friday, August 30, 2019 the Race of Champions Asphalt Modified Series will take part in the Maynard Troyer Classic at Spencer Speedway presented by Wilbert’s U-Pull It. The race will be a lucrative one for racers paying $6,000-to-win for the 60-lap distance, in honor of the legendary car racer and car […]

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Lancaster, NY -- The Race of Champions Asphalt Modified Series will visit New York International Raceway Park, home to Lancaster National Speedway this Saturday night, August 17th for the 30th Annual Tribute to Tommy Druar and Tony Jankowiak 110. It will be the second visit of the season for the Series during the 2019 campaign. […]

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Chemung, New York -- Patrick Emerling of Orchard Park, N.Y., earned his 16th career Race of Champions Asphalt Modified Series victory this past Saturday in the Rod Spalding Classic at Chemung Speedrome.   Emerling’s win ties him with his crew chief, Jan Leaty of Williamson, N.Y., for fourth on the all-time win list.   […]

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After a number of promising appearances at New Hampshire Motor Speedway over the past few seasons, Patrick Emerling returned home to Orchard Park, New York late Saturday with trophy in hand at last from “The Magic Mile” after winning the Whelen All-Star Shootout last Friday. Despite a crash in Saturday’s Eastern Propane & Oil 100, […]

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