Brown and Miller Racing Solutions has partnered with Susquehanna Speedway for the 2016 racing season and the new partnership will benefit many race teams that compete at the track this season.
Brown and Miller Racing Solutions will give $12,000 worth of gift certificates ($400 apiece) to six different racing divisions over a 30-race period.
“We are proud to be involved with Kolten and Susquehanna Speedway and the broad spectrum of races the track has scheduled for this racing season,” stated John Harper, Sales Manager with Brown and Miller Racing Solutions.
Divisions included in the sponsorship will be the Super Sportsman, Late Models, ARDC Midgets, 410 Sprints, USAC Sprints and Midgets and STSS Modifieds.
HAMLIN SPEEDWAY AND S&S SPEEDWAYS SIGN ON FOR 9TH ANNUAL QUAKER STEAK & LUBE DIRT TRACK HEROES SHOW
The event staff of the Ninth Annual Quaker Steak & Lube Dirt Track Heroes Show continues to add all of the finishing touches on what will be another great event coming together as the past, present and future of auto racing joins forces together under one roof in Phillipsburg, New Jersey. The Dirt Track Heroes Car Show will be primed and ready to go when the doors of the Phillipsburg Mall swing open to welcome the return of the show on opening day set for Sunday, March 6th. The show encompasses the majority of the local short track scene and will continue its week long run through Saturday night, March 12th.
The Phillipsburg Mall, located on Route 22 East in Phillipsburg, NJ, has proven to be a popular setting for this special event and will offer a multitude of race cars, racing memorabilia, collectibles and photos on display throughout the course of the show. The week long show continues to be free of charge to the Mall traffic and the 2016 edition of the show will be the trend setter of the many shows that are scheduled during the year. With an exciting and diverse schedule of events to whet the appetite of any true race fan, large crowds are expected to fill the wide walkways of the Phillipsburg Mall.
Iconic Steve Kinser Racing, Arctic Cat Brands To Join Forces For 2016 Arctic Cat All Star Circuit of Champions Tour with Drivers Kraig & Steve Kinser
Plymouth, Minn. (Feb. 8, 2016) – Arctic Cat, one of the most widely recognized and legendary names in the snowmobile, ATV and Side-by-Side industry, announced today its partnership with another legendary brand, Steve Kinser Racing (SKR) and driver Kraig Kinser for the 2016 racing season with the Arctic Cat All Star Circuit of Champions Series (ASCoC.) In a first for both iconic brands, this season will see the Kinser name compete in a full season of ASCoC competition, marking the first time that both Arctic Cat & SKR will have a full-time presence in the series.
Owned by Three-Time NASCAR Champion, Tony Stewart, the All Star Circuit of Champions if one of the oldest traveling sprint car organizations and is a staple of grassroots, open-wheel racing. Arctic Cat was announced as the series’ primary partner on Jan. 11, 2016, and has quickly re-established itself in the world of Sprint Car racing since its re-emergence with Kinser for three high-profile events in 2015. The newly named Arctic Cat All Star Circuit of Champions will return to action on Feb. 10 – 11 at Volusia Speedway Park in Barberville, Fla., with the 2016 DIRTcar Nationals.
Susquehanna Speedway is excited to announce that BAPS Auto Paints and Supply will partner with the speedway to sponsor the seven 410 Sprint Car events for the 2016 racing season.
The BAPS Auto Paints and Supply 410 Sprint cars will see action at the York Haven oval on Sunday April 10, Sunday, May 8 in the Kevin Gobrecht Classic, a June date yet to be determined, Sunday July 17, Sunday August 21, Thursday September 22 and concluding with the season finale on Saturday November 5.
“We love Susquehanna Speedway and I have a great relationship with Scott Gobrecht,” said Dean Berkheimer, co-owner of the York-based BAPS. “We used to race micros with him and his family and I’ve always kept in touch with him. When I saw he bought the track I told him I wanted to be involved and asked that he touch base with me about sponsorships and so forth for the season. We’re excited to be a part of what is going on at Susquehanna and look forward to a great relationship.”
Susquehanna Speedway is pleased to announce that Credit Connection Auto Sales, Inc. will partner with the speedway to sponsor the Super Sportsman division for the 2016 racing season.
The Credit Connection Auto Sales Super Sportsman will be featured on 19 different dates on the aggressive Susquehanna Speedway schedule. Some of the bigger races for the Sportsman will include the Bud Bricker Nationals on May 28, the Firecracker 40 on July 2, the York County Nationals on July 23 and the Harvest Classic on October 8.
Credit Connection Auto Sales will also be the title sponsor for the 42nd annual Sportsman 100 to be held on Saturday, September 10. The “100” is the longest and most lucrative race on the schedule for the division.
“I am super excited about this season,” said Credit Connection Auto Sales owner Dain Hursh. “I think it’s going bring back racing like we had at Silver Spring. I think it will be better for everybody involved and I am happy to be a part of it.”
OCALA, Florida (February 6, 2016) - With heavy rains invading the area, and more rain on the forecast, Bubba Raceway Park and Arctic Cat All Star Circuit of Champions officials have decided to cancel Saturday night’s Bubba Army Winter Nationals program at Bubba Raceway Park. There will be no rain date.
The Arctic Cat All Star Circuit of Champions will continue their 2016 campaign with DIRTcar Nationals competition at Volusia Speedway Park near Barberville, Florida. Teams will participate in an open practice on Tuesday evening, February 9, followed by two consecutive nights of competition on Wednesday and Thursday, February 10-11. The Arctic Cat All Star doubleheader will kick-off a five-day stretch of 410 sprint car action during the DIRTcar Nationals, with the World of Outlaws Craftsman Sprint Cars headlining the last three events on February 12-14. Everything you need to know about the DIRTcar Nationals at Volusia Speedway Park can be found online at www.dirtcarnationals.com.
Holds Back Blaney and Hodnett for Third Career Series Victory
OCALA, Florida (February 5, 2016) - For the third time in his career and for the first time since 2007, Kraig Kinser found victory lane with the Arctic Cat All Star Circuit of Champions. The Bloomington, Indiana, native scored $5,000 for his wire-to-wire triumph at Bubba Raceway Park on Friday, February 5, officially capturing the first Arctic Cat All Star Circuit of Champions win of the 2016 season. Defending All Star champion Dale Blaney finished second, followed by Greg Hodnett, Chad Kemenah and a hard charging Caleb Armstrong.
“It always feels great to be in victory lane, no matter where you are at or what time of the year it is” Kraig Kinser said, “The last couple laps, I was really hard on my tires. I knew those guys had to be all around me. I could see guys below me on a few of those restarts. I'm just happy to be standing up here in victory lane."
Greg Hodnett and Kraig Kinser led the 24-starters to green during the first Arctic Cat All Star Circuit of Champions main event of 2016. Kinser took command on the initial start and kept control at the front of the field until the main event’s first caution appeared on lap seven. Dale Blaney, who started sixth on the main event grid, worked his way to third before the event’s first pause, with Greg Hodnett riding just ahead in the runner-up position.
Wednesday thru Sunday night on tap for CJB duo in Florida
CARLISLE, PA. - February 5, 2016 - Last minute preparations have the CJB Motorsports duo of David Gravel and Sammy Swindell ready to go for 2016. The extra time spent planning did cause the team to miss scheduled events at Bubba Raceway Park in Ocala, Florida but should serve the team well as they gear up for the season.
The teams 2016 debut will now occur at the wide half-mile oval known as Volusia Speedway Park near Barberville, Florida. The track, among the fastest tracks on the circuit, hosts the annual DIRTcar Nationals. Five nights of sprint car racing in a row have both drivers excited.
"Volusia is a very, very fast track." said Gravel, driver of the Big Game Treestands, J.R.C. Transportation Inc., C&S Lawn & Landscape #5. "Things happen there very quickly. We want to make sure we come out of the gate strong. It's really important for myself and the team to get the opportunity to gel together. We're now looking forward to Volusia to be able to do that."
Gravel has experienced strong runs at the facility before. Swindell is a former champion of the DIRTcar Nationals, the annual season lid lifter for the World of Outlaws Craftsman Sprint Car Series.
Big Show Planned March 6-12, 2016. . . . . .
9TH ANNUAL QUAKER STEAK & LUBE DIRT TRACK HEROES SHOW & HARMONY TOWNSHIP TO HONOR CAR VAN HORN
The dates and show schedule are now confirmed for the popular ninth edition of the week long Quaker Steak & Lube Dirt Track Heroes Show for 2016 and the hard-working staff is putting all of the necessary pieces in place to produce another great show. The successful event will once again begin its week long run at the Phillipsburg Mall located off Route 22 East in Phillipsburg, New Jersey beginning on Sunday, March 6th and will run through March 12th. The upcoming show encompasses the majority of the local short track scene and has become a must go to event in the local Tri-State area. Quaker Steak & Lube, located a mile East of the Phillipsburg Mall, has once taken the lead sponsorship for the event and throughout the show will be offering up some discount coupons for the race fans to head on over to Quaker Steak & Lube and enjoy a tremendous diverse variety of entrees and their famous wings and sauces and get re-charged and re-fueled before or after the show.
SALFORDVILLE, Pa. (February 5, 2016) – Fred Rahmer and the RBR Race Team are pleased to announce the addition of Mount Joy, Pa’s Leffler Energy to the list of top-notch organizations that support Sprint Car Racing and the efforts of the No. 51S of Stevie Smith, the No. 51 of Freddie Rahmer, and the No. 88 of Brandon Rahmer.
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