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Friday, October 25th 2019
   New on the Audio Page for today:

Steve Paine tells me about last Saturday’s win at Outlaw Speedway and what he’ll do for 2020.
Davey Sammons talks about his hopes for New Egypt on Saturday and some repairs they made.
Chip Gauthier spoke about his 2019 season with the DIRT Modified Nostalgia Tour and his new car.

I had a good day on Thursday as I got some more work done in the studio and got to go see some friends at the local bowling alley as we watched a little football together. Today I am off and will be going to see a friend’s band at a local place in Syracuse. Then we have a neighborhood party to go to after that. It’s gonna be a fun day.

Then we’ll be back at it again tomorrow and may begin my Season in Review chats this weekend. I have a short list of questions and usually those get altered as the off season goes on but one thing that will be different is we will be starting with those six questions first and going from there.

Now let’s chat more about what we have for you on the Audio Page as we begin what for many may be their last race weekend of the season. Steve Paine tells me about last Saturday’s win at Outlaw Speedway, how fast he was as soon as unloaded and what he’ll be doing next year as another member of the family will suit up.

Davey Sammons talks about his hopes for New Egypt on Saturday, remembers his crash the last time out at Bridgeport and described some repairs they made to get ready for this weekend. 

Chip Gauthier spoke about his 2019 season with the DIRT Modified Nostalgia Tour, described the work he did to get his car to work better and the Modified he purchased for 2020.  

 
Thursday, October 24th 2019
    New on the Audio Page for today:

Danny Creeden talks about his hopes for Eastern States and the Short Track Super Series race tonight.
Travis Welch gets ready for Utica Rome’s Monster Mash on Saturday and talked about his Pro Stock.
Pete MacDonald previews the 7th Annual All Star Cup Shootout Saturday nite at New Egypt Speedway.

It’s going to be a busy weekend with events in New York and New Jersey. And we something for each of those events today. It all starts tonight in Middletown, New York as the Short Track Super Series kicks off Eastern States. I hope the race is a good one, is safe and gets the event off to a great start. You know how it can go at OCFS so be safe guys and gals, especially on those restarts.

Also New Egypt has a four division show on Saturday while Utica Rome will see Pro Stocks and Sportsman compete in their annual Monster Mash show. The weather should be great the next two days so get out and support these races as the 2019 season winds down.

Now let’s chat more about what in on the Audio Page for today starting with a driver who will race later today. Danny Creeden talks about his hopes for Eastern States at Orange County Fair Speedway, the Short Track Super Series race taking place tonight and what it is that makes the event so special.  

Travis Welch gets ready for Utica Rome’s Monster Mash on Saturday and talked about getting his Pro Stock back after selling it as well as why he did not stay in Sportsman. 

Pete MacDonald previews the 7th Annual All Star Cup Shootout Saturday night at New Egypt Speedway, runs down some of the who will competing and talks about the work being done already to prepare for 2020.  

 
Wednesday, October 23rd 2019
    New on the Audio Page for today:

Johnathon Ferguson talked about his win in the final DIRTcar Sportsman series race in Brockville.
Chris Mackey told me about his Super DIRT Week and his plans to run Utica Rome this Saturday.
Marc Minutolo ran down his last weekend at Outlaw that included a Hobby Stock win and a DNF.

I got busy on Tuesday after doing some running around earlier in the day. I saw a friend was getting rid of a small fridge so I went, picked that up and dropped it off to webmaster Andy. After that I got to work in the studio recording four new chats, three of which are up today.

There is still racing this weekend as Eastern States begins at Orange County, Mods run again at New Egypt and Utica Rome has their Monster Mash show. We’ll try to find some people running at New Egypt and Orange County and we’ll try to do that today.

Now let’s chat more about what is on the Audio Page today starting with a winner from this past weekend. Johnathon Ferguson talked about his win in the final DIRTcar Sportsman series race in Brockville, how close he came to winning the championship and how a birthday present as a kid started his career. 

Chris Mackey told me about his Super DIRT Week results, how he did at his three weekly tracks and his plans to run Utica Rome’s Monster Mash show this Saturday.  

Marc Minutolo ran down his last weekend at Outlaw Speedway that included a Hobby Stock win, a DNF in his Street Stock and explains why he likes full fendered racing best.  

 
Tuesday, October 22nd 2019
    New on the Audio Page for today:

Joe Williams told me how things went as he got to racing in a Sportsman at Fonda Speedway weekly.
Carl Crawford Sr. talked about his Sunday in Syracuse that saw him and two grandkids win races.
Tony Veneziano reports on the WoO Sprints from the Midwest and previews the races at Port Royal.

It was an absolutely beautiful day here in Central New York as we know we only have a limited number of these days left. After tackling some chores I got busy in the studio and got three new interviews done. Two of those are up today.

I have more in the works for today as we’ll work around Allie’s busy Tuesday night schedule and get some more done for you. We’ll be starting Season in Review chats soon too so look for those to show up any time now.

Now let’s go into more detail on what we have for you today on the Audio Page starting with a driver who can teach us all a little bit about racing on a budget. Joe Williams told me how things went as he got to racing in a Sportsman at Fonda Speedway weekly, described some of the things they did to race affordably and how creative they got with sponsorship.

Carl Crawford Sr. talked about his Sunday in Syracuse that saw him and two grandkids win Microd races, why he decided to squeeze into a car and remembers his start in racing at age 50. You know I like that! 

Tony Veneziano reports on the World of Outlaw Sprints from the Midwest, the emotional victory lane on Saturday and previews the races at Port Royal this Friday & Saturday.  

 
Monday, October 21st 2019
    New on the Audio Page for today:

Tyler Bushey talked about winning DIRTcar Pro Stock series race in Brockville in just his ninth start.
T.J. Buffenbarger offered an outsider’s take on Super DIRT Week and spoke about tjslideways.com.

We welcome two new people to the website today to get our week started after what turned out to be a very busy weekend. Allie and I went to the NYS Fairgrounds yesterday planning to stay less than an hour but had so much fun we stayed till the end hanging out with the Syracuse Microd Club.

It was great seeing everyone and seeing the new young racers who just joined the club this past season. These young people put on quite a show before the parents and grandparents squeezed themselves into the cars for the tradition season ending race. Fortunately it went well and I’ll have the winner from that race up soon.

I have a whole bunch of work to do today and I’ll be starting that this afternoon and run into the night. My leg is doing better as a rigorous stretching routine the past few days has really helped. Keep your fingers crossed and hopefully soon I’ll be back bowling and having fun like I’ve done for so many years.

Now let’s chat more about what is new for today on the Audio Page starting with a driver who shocked everyone in the Pro Stock world on Friday night with his big win. Tyler Bushey talked about winning DIRTcar Pro Stock series race in Brockville in just his ninth start in the division, explained how some data from his Street Stock helped and recapped his racing background. 

T.J. Buffenbarger offered an outsider’s take on Super DIRT Week as he attended & reported on the event for the first time, shared some of his observations on NE dirt racing and spoke about his website www.tjslideways.com. Good one here!  

 
Sunday, October 20th 2019
    New on the Audio Page for today:

C.D. Beauchamp talked about winning the DIRTcar Pro Stock Series title with his 6th at Brockville.
Mike Warren described his job as a racing announcer and told me about working Super DIRT Week.

It was a nice day on Saturday and we got a lot done. It was a bit colder than it looked as I headed out without a jacket before turning back around and getting one as I did some running around.

We have new neighbors and I got to meet two of them yesterday. Nice folks. Happy to have them on the street. And more are coming as our block is in transition with some of the original owners moving out and others taking their place.

I got some work done before dinner and set up a few things for today as well so be sure to come back tomorrow. Plus we hope to get ahold of more people who raced this weekend and start the season in review chats. I came up with a few new questions but am always looking for more so please send me your suggestions.

Now let’s chat more about what we have on the Audio Page for today starting with a champion who earned that title on Friday night in Canada. C.D. Beauchamp talked about winning the DIRTcar Pro Stock Series championship with his 6th at Brockville, how much this means to him and remembers how he came from the back to 13th at Super DIRT Week.  

Mike Warren described his job as a racing announcer at Albany Saratoga & Plattsburgh Airborne Speedways, how much enjoyed working Super DIRT Week and talked about the cool job he has during the week. Nice!  

 
Saturday, October 19th 2019
   

New on the Audio Page for today:

Alan Rudalavage talked about returning to Penn Can in 2020 and why he is a fan of handicapping.
Derrick Flynn describes the rules for the Dirt Modified Nostalgia Tour and why he likes the package.

Man it was cold on Friday. And even colder Friday night. I was almost expecting some ice but luckily we’re not there yet. Wishing all of you the best as you race at Brockville today and we hope it is a great show.

We’ll be back in the studio today and again all weekend long as we may be starting season in review interviews very soon. As usual I am looking for suggestions for my six questions so fire away guys and gals and let me know what you’d like me to ask.

Now let’s chat more about what is on the Audio Page today starting with my friend from Pennsylvania in what is always a must listen to interview. Alan Rudalavage talked about returning to Penn Can Speedway next season, described some of the work being done for next season and explains why he is a fan of handicapping for weekly racing. 

Derrick Flynn describes the rules for the Dirt Modified Nostalgia Tour, why he likes the package so much and encourages racers to stop by the booth at the NE Racer’s Auction & Trade Show Nov 22nd-23rd.   
 
     
 
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