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Sunday, February 19th 2017
   Alright here we go! After a nice night with my family and phone calls from some good friends, true friends, I am ready to get back at it today. So do I know what the future holds? Heck no. But I know that I’m not laying down, not losing my values and not going to disappoint my family.

I’ll be back in the studio today, going to do my DAMNEST to get my swagger back and deal with whatever the road in front of me has in store for me.   I am so sorry but Friday I was really up against it. Thank you to all of you who messaged me and sent me emails. Really thank you!!!

Sorry to have let you down. I truly hope it won’t happen again. I’ll bring this website back around if it kills me no MATTER WHAT IT TAKES. I’ve made some bad decisions, emotional decisions…won’t happen again!

Come back tomorrow for more stuff…I promise!


 
Saturday, February 18th 2017
    New on the Audio Page for today:

Rocky Warner compares his last two seasons and tells me what he has in store for this season.

I have some things I need work out here and it may take a bit to do so. I’m going to try to get back as soon as possible but this is out of my control and I need to deal with it quickly. I’ll keep you posted.

Thanks to everyone who has made this website possible for all these years. The drivers, the racetracks, our sponsors and all of you who come here. I love racing and have the upmost respect for all of you who do it. Stay focused on your racecars and be thankful. We’re fortunate to be a part of it.

Now let’s chat more about what we have for you on the Audio Page for today starting with a man who is pretty darned happy these days as he should be. Rocky Warner compares his last two seasons where he visited victory lane fifty times and tells me what he has in store for this season as he relaxes with some friends last weekend.  


 
Friday, February 17th 2017
    New on the Audio Page for today:

Tim Kerr explains why he likes to pick up new cars at mid season and his years racing on asphalt.
Brad Steinruck explains why he did not race much last season and his hopes to race more in 2017.

The snow did not pile up as predicted on Wednesday/Thursday bit it was enough to have to remove it. When I snowblowed the driveway the radar said it was not snowing. Well it was! Hopefully the warmer weather this weekend will help some of it melt away.

I have a pair of good ones up today that I hope you enjoy and tomorrow we’ll be back with Rocky Warner as he talks about his 2016 season and what he hopes to do this year. I will also be back in the studio today and doing a lot as I need to get a little ahead.

I’m excited about Saturday night as we’ll finally get to see some NASCAR on TV. They’ve made some aerodynamic changes that should put more emphasis on driving and I predict you’ll see the cream rise to the top this season even more than in recent years. And let’s hope they don’t wad anything up at the big track at Daytona.

Racing continues in Volusia and what a race that must have been on Wednesday night. So happy to see nobody was hurt in the wild crash involving Joey Saldana. That could have been bad and we’re so relieved to hear that everyone is okay.

Now let’s chat more about what we have for you on the Audio Page as we get ready for the weekend. Tim Kerr explains why he likes to pick up new cars at mid-season, what his plans are for the coming season and remembers his two years racing on some well known asphalt tracks.  

Brad Steinruck explains why he did not race much last season, his hopes to race his stock car more in 2017 and describes what it is like to work on an aircraft carrier.

 
Thursday, February 16th 2017
    New on the Audio Page for today:

Andrew Ferguson talks about his racing party on March 4th in Camillus and his new racecar.
Tony Veneziano previews the 2017 season with the WoO and comments on all the teams.

It’s getting closer every day to your favorite race driver, race series or racetrack getting started and more get going this weekend as the NASCAR boys race Saturday night at Daytona. It’s an exciting time too as sprints are racing at Volusia and Late Models are having fun at East Bay Raceway. Finally!

The kids are all excited as they are hoping for another snow day as we are supposed to get another 4-8 inches. Fortunately the overnight rain Wednesday lowered the snow banks a little and will make snow removal a little easier today.

Whatever this sinus/throat thing is that is going around it has now hit all four of us here. I am just about through it and now Allie is the last one in our family to get it. She was out of school Wednesday and will miss today too so hopefully it will run its course quickly as it did for me. If you’ve got it too I wish you all the best. I know…being sick sucks!

Now let’s chat more about what we have for you on the Audio Page starting with a driver who is down right now with a back issue. Andrew Ferguson talks about his racing party on March 4th at the Camillus Fire Department, the new racecar he will be picking up next Friday and some other upgrades he has for 2017. Nice!  

Tony Veneziano previews the 2017 season with the WoO Sprint Car Series and comments on all 15 teams that will be following the tour which begins tomorrow night at Volusia.

 
Wednesday, February 15th 2017
    New on the Audio Page for today:

Randy Kisacky talks about working with Matt Sheppard and how engineering knowledge helps.
Chad Homan tells me some of what he learned as he switched to a crate Late Model in 2016.

I just enjoyed my usual Tuesday off as I got to spend some time with my family and celebrate Valentine’s Day. Camille and I had our first Valentine’s Day together back in 1988 while at junior college and I love her more today than ever. Yep, I am very fortunate!

And of course after everyone went to bed I hit the online racing world as is my usual thing to do on Tuesdays. I encourage any of you who are interested to give me a shout and come out to join me one of these nights soon.

Now let’s chat more about what we have for you to listen to on the Audio Page starting with a man who is one of the most sought after crew chiefs in the Modified world. Randy Kisacky talks about working with Modified driver Matt Sheppard as they assembled a new team last year, describes some of the challenges associated with it and how his engineering knowledge helps.  

Chad Homan tells me some of what he learned as he switched to a crate Late Model in 2016, why he was happy overall with the ways things worked out and looks ahead to racing Fulton on Saturdays.  

 
Tuesday, February 14th 2017
    New on the Audio Page for today:

Gary Tomkins tells me what he has planned for the new year as well as a new Friday night home.
Kevin Root talked about his second season in a Sportsman and his plans to do some traveling.
Tony Veneziano reports on the first three races of the All Stars Sprints at Bubba Raceway Park.

Happy Valentine’s day to all of who are in relationships. I hope you and your significant other have a great day and enjoy each other’s company and hopefully get to do something fun together.

My wife and I are going to wait to go to dinner as I figure the usual places will be pretty packed tonight with young lovers going to their favorite spots. So we’ll wait for tomorrow or Thursday to do out Valentine’s Day dinner.

All of us at the house are sick except for Allie as we all have a cough and a general feeling of malaise. My wife and youngest daughter are on medication and if I don’t start getting better soon I may have to do the same.

Now let’s talk more about what is on the Audio Page for you as we hopefully won’t have any snow to dig out from today. Gary Tomkins tells me what he has planned for the new year, explains why they are switching to a new Friday night home his hopes to find something for Canandaigua on Saturdays.  

Kevin Root talked about his second season in a Sportsman, his plans to do some traveling with the series going to a regional points format and how he met his well known racing wife.  

Tony Veneziano reports on the first three races of the All Stars Sprints at Bubba Raceway Park, talks about the trends he noticed early on and offered his thoughts on the NHRA opener from California.  

 
Monday, February 13th 2017
   

New on the Audio Page for today:

Matt Sheppard talked about building his team for 2016 and looks ahead to racing in Florida.
Tyler Siri describes some of the changes at Outlaw Speedway and gets ready for some big shows.
Eric Giguere explains why he did not run much last year as well as his hopes to race more in 2017.

The kids are all excited hoping that today is a snow day! We did get a decent amount of snow, enough for the snowblower to be used, and it sounds like we could get a lot more early Monday and into the afternoon. Of course remember the big storm we were supposed to get a week ago did not materialize so we’ll see how this one goes.

Speaking of how things go, things did not go well for me on the lanes at the Post Standard Masters. I knew qualifying would be a tall order but I forgot how particular the shot can be at this prestigious event. I had one good game and was a lot more nervous that I thought I would be. But I had fun, met some really good people and I’m sure the experience will help me in my weekly league so it’s all good.

It’s all good n the Audio Page as I was able to get a much requested interview and that is the one we’ll start out with today. Matt Sheppard talked about building his championship team for 2016, looks ahead to racing in Florida and tells me what he can about where he will be racing weekly this season.  

Tyler Siri describes some of the changes at Outlaw Speedway for the coming season and gets ready for some big shows that include some first time ever events at the track.  

Eric Giguere explains why he did not run much last year with his Sportsman, how much he enjoyed his trip down south as well as his hopes to race more in 2017.  

 
     
 
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