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Friday, October 31st 2014
   
New on the Audio Page for today:
 
Nick Guererri talked about his hot laps at Yates County and a jet change he made for October.
Dustin Waters finished 2nd in the final Go Nuclear race and spoke about chasing down the leader.
Casey Pavlick spoke with Steve Ovens about his third place finish with his Sportsman at Yates Cty.
Jason Butler won a Street Stock qualifier and talked to Steve Ovens about falling back early.
Jon Carpenter took the win in his Street Stock heat and told Steve Ovens about a gear change.
Ted Morseman chatted with Steve Ovens after winning his heat and drawing the pole position.
Brad Shepard won the final Four Cylinder race at Yates County and talked to Steve Ovens.
Jimmy Phelps previews the 2nd Annual Racers Flea Market at Weedsport Speedway on Saturday.
 
Yechh! What a horrible day it was on Thursday. Cold, rainy and just play blaah! Ih well, we knew it would get here soon but it is too bad that the trick or treaters tonight will be getting a little wet.
 
I’ll be on the roads of our development with my daughters while my wife hands out the candy at our door. We live in an area that gets heavy foot traffic for Halloween so you need to be ready. We bought our candy days in advance, and a lot of it too, as we get a lot kids from the city who come to our neighborhood as a safer alternative. Hey, we’re happy to have them. C’mon out and have some fun with us.
 
The weather did affect Five Mile Point Speedway as both days have now been moved to November 7th and 8th. I’ll get with them soon to talk about the ramifications this has on the points for RoC and I hope to have something up on that real soon so keep checking back.
 
Now let’s talk about what is new for today on the Audio Page. And thanks to Steve Ovens we have some new people on the site today. Nick Guererri talked about his hot laps at Yates County, a jet change he made for October and recapped his time on the mile at Syracuse. 
 
Dustin Waters finished 2nd in the final Go Nuclear race and spoke to Steve Ovens about chasing down the leader as well as the need for one more yellow flag. 
 
Casey Pavlick spoke with Steve Ovens about his third place finish with his Sportsman at Yates County and explained how he found a fast groove on the outside. 
 
Jason Butler won a Street Stock qualifier and talked to Steve Ovens about falling back early as well as how he made his way back up when the leaders collided. 
 
Jon Carpenter took the win in his Street Stock heat and told Steve Ovens about a gear change that hurt in the qualifier but should help in the feature. 
 
Ted Morseman chatted with Steve Ovens after winning his heat, drawing the pole position and what his strategy would be for the 100 lap feature. 
 
Brad Shepard won the final Four Cylinder race at Yates County and talked to Steve Ovens about his championship season at Raceway 5.  
 
Jimmy Phelps previews the 2nd Annual Racers Flea Market at Weedsport Speedway on Saturday. He talked about the cost for vendors, reminded us that proceeds benefit the DIRT Hall of Fame and encouraged everyone to come out for some super deals. 

 
Thursday, October 30th 2014
    New on the Audio Page for today:
 
Steve Gray described an issue he had on Friday and wonders about moving up to a Modified.
Brad Sites got ready to race his IMCA Modified at Yates County and talked about his season.
Brett Marlatt speaks with Steve Ovens at the halfway break of the Empire 100 at Yates County.
Gene Balmer and Teddy Morseman spoke with Steve Ovens about their first tire wear in 50 laps.
Jake Karlmoski, Jeremy Potrzebowski, Tyler Yeager, Nate Daggett and Rich Shapsteen speak.
Kurt Stebbins took the lead right before the lap 50 break and told Steve Ovens about his race.
Tommy Juhl won the non-qualifiers race for the Empire 100 and talked about racing later on.
 
We’re back with more good stuff today as we approach National Quarter Mile Dirt Track Championship Weekend at Five Mile Point Speedway. The two day show starts on Friday and runs through Saturday. And yes, Sunday is a rain date if they need it.
 
I’m going to get back in the studio today to help promote the event and did you notice that Five Mile Point is on the Super DIRTcar Series schedule for next year? Very cool huh? And Ohsweken has been added to in what will be the first ever series race at the track.
 
To find out more about some new for next year, go to www.syracuse.com/motorsports and read my latest entry or get it at newsstands today. And a big thanks goes out again to Steve Ovens from Turn 5 Racing Podcasts for all his work. I hope you enjoy his stuff as much as I do.
 
Now let’s chat more about what we have for you on the Audio Page starting with a chat I did on Friday night. Brad Sites got ready to race his IMCA Modified at Yates County and talked about his eight race season and explained why he has not raced much in 2014. 
 
Brett Marlatt speaks with Steve Ovens at the halfway break of the Empire 100 at Yates County and told him how his car was in the first 50 laps of the race. 
 
Gene Balmer and Teddy Morseman spoke with Steve Ovens about their first tire wear in the first 50 laps of the Empire 100 at Yates County Speedway.
 
Jake Karlmoski, Jeremy Potrzebowski, Tyler Yeager, Nate Daggett and Rich Shapsteen speak to Steve Ovens about their first 50 laps as they get ready for the second 50 in the Empire 100.
 
Kurt Stebbins took the lead right before the lap 50 break and told Steve Ovens about his race and reacted to a nice bonus he picked up for the accomplishment. 
 
Tommy Juhl won the non-qualifiers race for the Empire 100 and talked with Steve Ovens about racing later on with a stock car he just picked up. 

 
Wednesday, October 29th 2014
    New on the Audio Page for today:
 
Alan Johnson talked with Steve Ovens about his landmark Modified feature win at Yates County.
Sean Beardsley won his Go Nuclear Late Model first race of the season and spoke to Steve Ovens.
Loren Lincoln prepared for his final race of the season and talked about some late season woes.
James Cornell came into Friday as the Empire Series point leader and talked about his season.
Tyler Walker got the win in the NY6A Micro Sprint run and spoke about it with Steve Ovens.
Brett Marlatt offered his thoughts on the Empire 100 and talked about what it would take to win.
 
What a nice day it was on Tuesday. I got to get out and enjoy it and I saw lots of you did too. Motorcycles were everywhere as were hot street cars looking to get in that last drive of the year. Let’s hope get in a few more before the snow really starts flying.
 
We have a lot of new stuff today for you and much more to come as Steve Ovens sent us a lot from his day at Yates County on Saturday. Thanks so much Steve and I hope you enjoy all the new stuff on today.
 
Let’s find out more about that new stuff you can listen to on the Audio Page for today. We start with some winners from Saturday. Alan Johnson talked with Steve Ovens about his landmark Modified feature win at Yates County and how big it is to get a guaranteed starting spot for Five Mile Point. 
 
Sean Beardsley won his Go Nuclear Late Model first race of the season and spoke to Steve Ovens and how good his racecar was the whole day long at Yates County. 
 
Loren Lincoln prepared for his final race of the season and talked about some late season engine woes as well as some thoughts on 2015. 
 
James Cornell came into Friday as the Empire Series point leader and talked about his season as well as how he adjusted from other forms or racing. 
 
Tyler Walker got the win in the NY6A Micro Sprint run and spoke about it with Steve Ovens as well as why he glued himself to the bottom of the racetrack. 
 
Brett Marlatt offered his thoughts on the Empire 100 to Steve Ovens and talked about what it would take to win and get into the show through a heat. 

 
Tuesday, October 28th 2014
   New on the Audio Page for today:
 
Tommy Paige explained how he picked up a Sportsman through his work with Joe Beyea.  
Brady Fultz got ready for a busy weekend in Dundee and talked about racing in two classes.
Chris Fleming spoke with Steve Ovens after finishing in second place in the IMCA Empire Series.
Gary Smith finished third in the IMCA Empire Series race and spoke about it with Steve Ovens.
Dylan Cecce ran down what it important in the Empire 100 for Street Stocks as he spoke with Steve.
 
It turned out to be a nice day after all on Monday and today sounds like it could be a record breaker. I may even get out on the links today if my knees aren’t too sore from a night of bowling. We’ll see. But one way or another, I’ll be sure to get out and enjoy the day today.
 
We have more for you on the Audio Page and also have a new column about this past weekend’s racing at www.syracuse.com/motorsports. Go and check that out and let me know what you think.
 
We’re still looking for suggestions for our Season in Review interviews and if we use yours, we’ll send you a free t-shirt. Send them to doug@dougsdirtdiary.com. And we always like to ask a couple of non-traditional questions. One this year is, “What is the worse thing you have eaten at a track or on the way there or back?” So feel free to get creative!
 
Now let’s chat more about what we have for you on the Audio Page for today. I begin with a man who just made a big change. Tommy Paige explained how he picked up a Sportsman through his work with Joe Beyea as well as what he hopes to do with the car in the future. 
 
Brady Fultz got ready for a busy weekend in Dundee and talked about racing in two classes as well as his hopes to run Modifieds on two nights in the future. 
 
Chris Fleming spoke with Steve Ovens after finishing in second place in the IMCA Empire Series Race at Yates County Speedway as well as how tight the race as for the spot. 
 
Gary Smith finished third in the IMCA Empire Series race at Yates County Speedway on Friday night and spoke about it with Steve Ovens.
 
Dylan Cecce ran down what it important in the Empire 100 for Street Stocks at Yates County as he spoke with Steve Ovens and thought back on his last race. 

 
Monday, October 27th 2014
   New on the Audio Page for today:
 
Rocky Warner talked with Steve Ovens after winning the 100 lap GRIT race at Yates County.
Rich Karlnoski won the IMCA Modified Empire Series race and talked about it with Steve Ovens.
Steve Gray told me about his hopes for Yates County and wondered about a move up for 2015.
Darryl Ruggles explained how he found a Sportsman ride and looked ahead to a busy 2015 season.
 
What a change we’ve had in the weather huh? And we’ll get one more big change tomorrow that may allow us golfer types one more chance to get out and get in a few more swings before the snow flies, which may be later this week from the sound of it. Ugh!
 
We’ve got more for you today as we recap the final weekend of racing at Yates County Speedway. Our good friend Steve Ovens from Turn 5 Racing Podcasts helped out and we’ll have more from Steve over the next few days. He always saves a few things that are exclusive to his website to be sure to check him out at Blogtalkradio.com/turn5live.
 
Now let’s go into more detail on what we have for you on the Audio Page for today. Rocky Warner talked with Steve Ovens after winning the 100 lap GRIT race at Yates County and explained how he came back from the rear after a lap one crash. 
 
Rich Karlnoski won the IMCA Modified Empire Series race and talked about it with Steve Ovens as well as some suspension issues he cleaned up beforehand. 
 
Steve Gray told me about his hopes for Yates County, described an issue he had in hot laps and wondered about a possible move up for 2015.  
 
Darryl Ruggles explained how he found a Sportsman ride for Yates County and looked ahead to a busy 2015 season with several possible racing opportunities. 
 
Sunday, October 26th 2014
   New on the Audio Page for today:
 
Chris Fleming spoke about his 29 win season and how that stacks up nationally with IMCA.
Frank Burnell Jr. talked about some handling issues he has been having late in the season.
Bobby Maynard explained why he moved up from a Street Stock to a familiar IMCA Modified.
 
It was a nice day on Saturday until the rain and cold came later in the day. Hopefully everyone got in some good racing yesterday and I hope everything goes well in Middletown today.
 
I have more good stuff for you and soon we’ll have more from Steve Ovens as well as he spent the weekend at Yates County Speedway. Plus we’ll get in the studio again soon too and have more from there as well.
 
Now let’s chat about what we have that is new for today on the Audio Page from Yates County. Chris Fleming spoke about his 29 win season and how that stacks up nationally with IMCA as well as what could happen if he wins a few more.
 
Frank Burnell Jr. talked about some handling issues he has been having late in the season, wondered if he was not driving the car right and what adding left rear weight would do. 
 
Bobby Maynard explained why he moved up from a Street Stock to a familiar IMCA Modified as well as what he is doing to try to learn a new type of racecar. 

 
Saturday, October 25th 2014
   New on the Audio Page for today:
 
David Marcuccilli explained he won’t win the GRIT Series and recaps his races the last two weeks. 
Connor Cleveland talked about his multi-win season and what went wrong in the last GRIT race.
K.C. Cole told me why he got to Yates County late and why they had to change haulers on the way.
Gary Roberts ran down what he had to do to race at on Friday and why he will retire from driving.
Rocky Warner came in as the GRIT Series point leader and talked about his off week at Syracuse.
 
I had a fun time as I took a drive out to Dundee and Yates County Speedway. I only had a few hours of time to get some work done and I interviewed a lot of folks. Yates County runs today by the way with Modifieds, The Street Stock 100 and the Go Nuclear Series headlining the show.
 
And don’t forget that Orange County is running the final two days of Eastern States Weekend as well so if you’d rather smell race fuel than watch Martinsville this weekend, then get on your warm clothes and head on out to either of these venues.
 
I’ll have more tomorrow and through the week as Steve Ovens will also be sending us some great stuff from Yates County. And we may begin Season in Review interviews this week so send me your questions and we’ll send out a t-shirt to you if we use your question.
 
Now let’s chat more about what we have on the Audio Page from my quick trip through the pit area at Yates County. David Marcuccilli explained he won’t win the GRIT Series and recaps his races the last two weeks including why he won’t be going to Charlotte to watch the World Finals this year. 
 
Connor Cleveland talked about his multi-win season, what went wrong in the last GRIT race and how he did some research to know what to expect at his first race at Yates County. 
 
K.C. Cole told me why he got to Yates County late and why they had to change haulers on the way and how he finished as part of a dead heat at Five Mile Point Speedway. 
 
Gary Roberts ran down what he had to do to race at Yates County, why he will retire from driving after the season is done and how some big crashed helped the decision along. 
 
Rocky Warner came in as the GRIT Series point leader and talked about his off week at Syracuse as well as what he did with a door skin that took a beating. David Marcuccilli joins us here to tease him. 

 
     
 
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