Author Archives: Mike Mallett

Dunn, Janczuk and Welch Honored at Utica-Rome Speedway Awards Celebration

VERNON, NY – Friday night the 2018 season officially concluded for the Utica-Rome Speedway as the annual awards celebration took place at the Speedway Club. Billy Dunn, Matt Janczuk and Travis Welch were each honored for their accomplishments during the 2018 season in their respective divisions. Over $25,000 in cash and prizes was handed out during the evening festivities. Dunn,

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Spring Break Shootout Featuring Big and Small-Block Modifieds to Kick-off 2019 Season at Utica-Rome Speedway on Sunday, April 14

VERNON, NY – Even with the winter winds still blowing, the Utica-Rome Speedway is busy preparing for an ambitious 2019 season at the track. The full schedule is set to be released in the coming days, but as the details are finalized about the rest of our schedule start you planning now as the season is slated for Sunday, April

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Monster Mash Falls to Rain; Halloween Party On at Speedway Club at 8pm

VERNON, NY – Mother Nature’s hostility toward the Utica-Rome Speedway continued as officials have been forced to cancel this Saturday’s racing program due to impending weather.  There is a significant weather system moving north up the coast with a 100% chance of precipitation on Saturday afternoon and evening. “Another weekend, another rain-out,” said promoter Bill Shea.  “I just can’t believe

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Tuesday Night Super DIRT Week Pre-Game Falls to Rain; Monster Mash Added on Oct 27 at Utica-Rome

VERNON, NY – Mother Nature’s constant war on Utica-Rome Speedway continued on Tuesday afternoon as the speedway is forced to cancel the Tuesday night Pre-Game Kickoff event for the DIRTcar 358-Modified Series, Fall Championship Sportsman Series as well as the Cole Cup for the 360 Sprint Cars. The forecast Tuesday called for 100 percent chance of precipitation with another 90

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Utica-Rome Kartway Event Rescheduled for Wednesday, August 29 with Practice this Wednesday, August 22

VERNON, NY – After talking with several race teams that were present for the opening night of the Utica-Rome Kartway, speedway management has decided to make a couple of changes to the upcoming schedule. In order to make some changes to the racing surface for the make-up race and the efficiency of the program, speedway officials are going to have

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