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Sunday, November 26th 2017
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Matt Billings finished fifth in ESS points and described how well things went in his rookie season.
Vinnie Vitale only made it to two shows in 2017 and talked about what has kept him busy of late.
Todd Root spoke about hismove to a 358 and shared what he learned in some late season races.
Rob Yetman offered his thoughts as he returned to Syracuse and told me what he saw at the show.
Tom Coughlin reviewed the season with the NYSSCA and previewed some upcoming events.

My mini-vacation is over and today I get back to work. I love working on Sundays though as I can usually catch a lot of you around and I can get more done than on most weekdays. And with racing done nobody will be watching a race today so it’s a good day to get some conversations recorded.
 
I hope you all had a great thanksgiving and that your holiday season is off to a good start. I am feeling no stress at this time and am staying focused on the next corner and not what’s happening 10-20 laps from now. The car is handling and running fine so just keep turning laps.
 
Now let’s chat more about what we have for you on the Audio Page as we wind down on my chats from last weekend. Matt Billings finished fifth in ESS points and described how well things went in his rookie season while explaining how having an experienced car owner made all the difference. 

Vinnie Vitale only made it to two shows in 2017 and talked about what has kept him busy of late as well as why he decided to run Sprints instead of Modifieds. 

Todd Root spoke about hismove to a 358 and shared what he learned in some late season races while describing what he may do with a second car next season. 

Rob Yetman offered his thoughts as he returned to Syracuse and told me what he saw at the show while looking forward to celebrating his first Pro Stock SDS title. 

Tom Coughlin reviewed the season with the NYSSCA, previewed some of their upcoming events and ran down who will get into their Hall of Fame this January.   
 
Saturday, November 25th 2017
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Paul Jensen told me why he was off a little at Afton and when he first started his racing career.
Gil Tegg Jr. spoke about his consistent year at Canandaigua and looked over the new Teo Pro car.
Glenn Forward looked at new race suits in Syracuse and talked about moving to a 358 next year.
Mark Yorker explained why he is back in 2018 after trying a Sportsman car twice late in 2017.
Matt Thomas talks about the racing videos for the fan our your wish list and hints at some news.

I hope your weekend gets off to a great start as the holiday season is now officially upon us. Get ready for the onslaught and remember what it important in all this. Family, friends and being there for the ones you care about. That’s what this time is all about so enjoy it and don’t let the little things stress you out.
 
I’m going to have fun this weekend and look forward to getting back in the studio tomorrow and chatting with some folks. I can only go so long without racing myself and even tough I’ve been doing my fair share of on-line racing with Allie on these days off, I know I need to get back in the groove as I do miss it so much already.
 
I know you miss it too so I’m hoping what we have for you on the Audio Page today will keep you fired up for what is a long off season. Paul Jensen told me why he was off a little at Afton, when he first started his racing career and what keeps him going as he runs his racing business. 

Gil Tegg Jr. spoke about his consistent year at Canandaigua, pointed out some of what he saw when he looked over the new Teo Pro car and his plans to return in 2018.

Glenn Forward looked at new race suits in Syracuse, how much better he got later in the year after getting some help and talked about moving to a 358 next year.

Mark Yorker explained why he is back in 2018 after many years off from racing and after trying a Sportsman car twice late in 2017. Uh oh! You know what they say. Nobody gives up racing! 

Matt Thomas talks about the racing videos they offer for the race fan our your Christmas wish list, his dream of hopping behind the wheel of a racecar and hints at some news this spring.   
 
Friday, November 24th 2017
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Danny Creeden gets ready for one more race this weekend at Accord and talks about 2017.
Greg Birosh spoke about his half season at Canandaigua and what he was seeing at the show.
Connor Cleveland attends his first DIRTcar Banquet and talked about what he did earlier.
Pat LaPage told me about some late season gains they made and the two racecars he has.
Cory Reed talked about the success of the regional Sportsman format and 358’s at Fulton.

Black Friday is upon us. Really? Where has this month gone? I need to get moving. Fortunately I have some time today to get things going and I hope to knock a lot of the things off my to do list as I am way behind. I know…who isn’t’?
 
I still have a couple of more days worth of stuff from last weekend which is a great thing as I can hit the road this weekend to get Allie fitted into the Kevin Ward owned kart for the Indoor Championship. I’m not sure which day I am going up but I’ll be sure to some video and maybe a few pictures followed up with an interview of course.
 
Now let’s find out a little more about what we have for you to listen to on the Audio Page and get you your racing fix for today. Danny Creeden gets ready for one more race this weekend at Accord and talks about his successful season in 2017 as well as how well things are behind the scenes. 

Greg Birosh spoke about his half season at Canandaigua, what he was seeing at the NE Racing Products show and wonders where he might be able to make some gains for 2018. 

Connor Cleveland attends his first DIRTcar Banquet and talked about what he did earlier in the day as well as how much he enjoyed racing his Sportsman at Super DIRT Week. 

Pat LaPage told me about some late season gains they made, the two racecars he has and what he thought about the coil car they ran late. 

Cory Reed talked about the success of the regional Sportsman format, how much he enjoyed two straight weekends of racing in Charlotte and what he is hearing about 358’s at Fulton.   
 
Thursday, November 23rd 2017
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Billy Whittaker talked about his winning season racing part time and wonders about 2018.
Charlie Sandercock told me about his ten win season and why he’ll miss the Go Nuclear Series.
Jack Miller will be a 358 at Utica Rome next year and told me what he will do to make the switch.
Denis Frappier tells me why he became a Modified car owner and recaps his early days in racing.
Dean Reynolds went over some news on some awards from the Empire Super Sprints banquet.
 
Happy Thanksgiving everyone and happy Thursday to my Canadian friends as we do have a pair of people from the Great White North on today eh. That was a Doug and Bob McKenzie reference. I looked up some of those old skits and they are still funny today. I wonder if all of you from Canada feel the same.
 
I hope you all have a great day and pause to think about how thankful we are in the racing community right now. We have great racetracks to run at, the cars are getting safer every year and as a whole I believe we are making a comeback. It’s nice isn’t it? I know I learned a lot this year seeing the sport from another angle myself.
 
Now let’s chat more about what we have for you on the Audio Page as we get to hear more from last weekend. Billy Whittaker talked about his winning season racing part time, explains how challenging it was going to unfamiliar tracks and wonders about 2018.

Charlie Sandercock told me about his ten win season, why he’ll miss traveling with the Go Nuclear Series and explained why he made the trip to Syracuse this past weekend. 

Jack Miller will be a 358 at Utica Rome next year and told me what he will do to make the switch as well as a change he has made in the chassis department. 

Denis Frappier tells me why he became a Modified car owner, who drove his 55J care this past season and recaps his early days in racing where he just wanted to help out. 

Dean Reynolds went over some news on some awards from the Empire Super Sprints banquet and talked about scheduling as well as who won the various championships.   
 
Wednesday, November 22nd 2017
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Kenny Tremont talked about his pair of championships and offered his take on Super DIRT Week.
Kelly Hebing explained how she made it into the ESS points and who helped her at the last race.
Aaron Jacobs spoke about racing with his daughter and told me what he was buying for her.
Colby Herzog told me about the newer Sportsman he picked up and his 2018 racing plans.
Bill Shea shared some of what he was hearing from drivers about 358 Modifieds at Utica Rome.
 
Thanksgiving is almost here and I am officially off until Sunday. I love that this show and banquet happened this past weekend as it allows me to kick back a bit and makes it so I don’t have to bug people around this big holiday.
 
Plus I know a lot of folks will be going out shopping on Friday and I promise you that this year I will not be shopping on Christmas Eve like I have a lot recently. I have a few things I have on a short list for the kids, and for me, and I hope to start knocking some of that off real soon.
 
Now let’s chat more about what we have on the Audio Page as we get one more day closer to the big holiday season push. Kenny Tremont talked about his pair of championships and offered his take on Super DIRT Week while explaining what happened in the big block race on Sunday.  
 
Kelly Hebing explained how she made it into the ESS points, who helped her at the last race at Can Am and how much she is enjoying racing against her idols. 

Aaron Jacobs spoke about racing with his daughter, told me what he was doing as he researched a purchase for his daughter and a problem they had with the car. 

Colby Herzog told me about the newer Sportsman he picked up, how the racecar looks right now and wondered what last year’s car would bring at the auction. 

Bill Shea shared some of what he was hearing from drivers about 358 Modifieds at Utica Rome as they visited his booth at the NE Racing Products show.   
 
Tuesday, November 21st 2017
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Bobby and Danny Varin spoke about their winning seasons and the bond they have as family.
Bret Belden recapped some of his season at Fulton and how close he came to winning a race.
Jim Gleason explains why he put his Pro Stock drag racing hopes on hold and will race a Sprint.
Berthold Robidoux talks about his business Bert Transmission and racing with his son Kayle.
Jennifer Martin spoke about her year and looked ahead to the WoO Sprints at Ransomville in 2018.

I hope you survived the snow on Monday as it got some of harder than others while people further from our area got little to no snow at all. It may melt today anyway so no big deal right?

I have a lot to do today as I have an interview after bowling and some running around to do to get ready for Thanksgiving. As usual we’ll be doing thanksgiving here and our head count is 14 right now. I love having everyone over and love seeing everyone seated at our table on this special day.

I hope your plans are coming along well and I hope you have a wonderful thanksgiving. And for those of you north of the border I hope you have a great week and an even better Thursday.

Now let’s chat about what we have for you on the Audio Page as we meet someone new on the website today. Bobby and Danny Varin spoke about their winning seasons and the bond they have as family while ribbing each other a little bit. Nice!  
 
Bret Belden recapped some of his season at Fulton Speedway in a crate Late Model, how close he came to winning a race and wonders what to improve upon this off season. 

Jim Gleason explains why he put his Pro Stock drag racing hopes on hold, how expensive the deal would have been and why he will now concentrate on Sprint Cars for 2018. 

Berthold Robidoux talks about his business Bert Transmission, described a big innovation they did recently and how much he enjoys racing with his son Kayle. Good one here!

Jennifer Martin spoke about her year and looked ahead to the WoO Sprints at Ransomville in 2018 while explaining why the Hangover 150 is cancelled for this time around.  
 
Monday, November 20th 2017
   New on the Audio Page for today:
 
Andy Bachetti talked about his season driving Modifieds as he checked out the racing show.
Krieg Heroth told me where he raced this past season and described a big change for 2018.
Charlie Tibbitts had his Sportsman and the show and talked about his season that included a win.
Jeremie Corcoran thanks everyone for their help with his Northeast Racing Products show.
Tony Veneziano runs down the schedules for the World of Outlaws and All Star Sprint Series.

As I write this up at 7:30 Sunday night it is looking a little snowy outside with snow on the road here at the home studio. I had to take a drive in it as my snow tires from Kinney Kar Kare just love this stuff. So give yourselves some extra time this morning and be smart out there. Most drivers are below average on the skills side so watch out.

I got a lot done on Sunday as I recorded a bunch of interviews. Now I can have five a day from here till this coming Sunday so be sure not to miss a date as things are happening fast here.
 
Now let’s chat about the five interviews we have for you today on the Audio Page starting with audio from the Northeast Racing Products show in Syracuse. Andy Bachetti talked about his season driving Modifieds at each of his weekly home as he checked out the trade show in Syracuse and what he is doing at his race shop.   
 
Krieg Heroth told me where he raced this past season on the asphalt and described a big change for 2018 while wondering about the learning curve he’ll have with this new challenge. 

Charlie Tibbitts had his Sportsman and the show and talked about his season that included a win as well as some of what he learned in 2017. 

Jeremie Corcoran thanks everyone for their help with his Northeast Racing Products show, evaluates how things went and looks ahead to the next edition in 2018. 

Tony Veneziano runs down the schedules for the World of Outlaws and All Star Sprint Series while highlighting some big races as well as those in New York State.   
 
     
 
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