Author Archives: John Tiff

HEAVY RAINS FORCES UTICA-ROME SPEEDWAY TO CANCEL RACING THIS SUNDAY, JUNE 28

VERNON, NY-Due to heavy overnight rain and more rain forecasted for later this afternoon, Utica-Rome Speedway officials have decided to cancel Sunday’s June 28 event. On tap for Mirabito Fuel Group and Bill Herrig’s Auto Parts night was a full show of Stampede Steakhouse Modifieds, 602 Sportsman, Open Sportsman, and Pro Street Stocks plus Family Autograph night. The next event

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FAMILY AUTOGRAPH NIGHT HEADLINES AN ALREADY EXCITING SHOW THIS SUNDAY AT UTICA-ROME SPEEDWAY

VERNON, NY-After hosting a midweek show this past Wednesday, Utica-Rome Speedway is ready to get right back to action this Sunday for another round of exciting NASCAR Whelen All-American Series racing. The June 28 program will be presented by Bill Herrig’s Auto Parts and Mirabito Fuel Group and will feature a full program of Stampede Steakhouse Modifieds, 602 Sportsman, Open

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UTICA-ROME SPEEDWAY MAKES RULE ADJUSTMENT IN OPEN SPORTSMAN DIVISION, EFFECTIVE IMMEDIATELY

VERNON, NY- Effective immediately, a rule adjustment on the Open Sportsman division has been made in the interest of attracting more cars to compete at the Utica-Rome Speedway weekly. The rule change allows several of the teams from the southern tier to now compete if they choose to. The change in the rulebook will be as follows- CYLINDER HEADS: Cast

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BILLY DECKER MAKES LATE RACE PASS ON STEWART FRIESEN TO WIN SUPER DIRTCAR SERIES RACE AT UTICA-ROME SPEEDWAY

    VERNON, NY-This past Wednesday, June 24, the Super DIRTcar Modified Series made a long awaited return the Utica-Rome Speedway after a 12 year absence. Billy Decker got his second DIRTcar series win of the year and second ever at the speedway, and his sixth career win at the track. An exciting Pro Street Stock feature was won by

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Race fans, you have two chances to meet 4 time NASCAR Camping World Truck Series Champion Ron Hornaday this week!

Race fans, you have two chances to meet 4 time NASCAR Camping World Truck Series Champion Ron Hornaday this week. Hornaday, who will be in town for the Super DIRTcar Series event at Utica-Rome Speedway on Wednesday June 24 will first make an appearance at the Stampede Steakhouse on Tuesday June 23 for their weekly Car and Bike night. Hornaday

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STEWART FRIESEN OUTLASTS MOTHER NATURE TO TAKE SECOND WIN OF SEASON AT UTICA-ROME SPEEDWAY

VERNON, NY- Quality Manufacturing and Marble Hill Inn sponsored a weather-tested night of racing at Utica-Rome Speedway this past Sunday, June 21, and when it was done it was Stewart Friesen taking home his first win since opening day in the Stampede Steakhouse Modified division. He shared victory lane with A.J. Filbeck in the 602 Sportsman, Jeremy Vunk in the

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RACING ACTION CONTINUES TO HEAT UP THIS SUNDAY FOR FATHERS DAY AT THE UTICA-ROME SPEEDWAY

VERNON, NY- This Sunday, June 21, at the Utica-Rome Rome Speedway it will another round of fast paced NASCAR Whelen All-American Series racing when Quality Manufacturing and Marble Hill Inn presents the Stampede Steakhouse Modifieds, 602 Sportsman, Open Sportsman, and Pro Street Stocks. It is the perfect night to bring Dad to the races to help celebrate Father’s Day for

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ANOTHER FAST PACED NIGHT OF RACING ACTION PLANNED FOR THIS SUNDAY JUNE 14 AT THE UTICA-ROME SPEEDWAY; POLICE OFFICERS, FIRE FIGHTERS, AND CORRECTIONAL OFFICERS GET FREE GRANDSTAND ADMISSION

VERNON, NY- Another exciting NASCAR Whelen All-American Series racing program is scheduled for this Sunday, June 14, when Pro Race Cars and Community Car Wash present a regular show of Stampede Steakhouse Modifieds, 602 Sportsman, Open Sportsman, and Pro Street Stocks. A special appearance by local Professional Hockey players, Tim and Tom Sestito, is planned as part of the weekly

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NASCAR STAR RON HORNADAY TO MAKE AN APPEARANCE AT UTICA-ROME SPEEDWAY DURING SUPER DIRTCAR SERIES EVENT ON WEDNESDAY JUNE 24

VERNON, NY-With the Super DIRTcar Series making its first appearance since the 2003 season, an added attraction will come in the form of an appearance of NASCAR star Ron Hornaday. The California native has amassed an impressive record while racing in NASCAR’s top three circuits. Ron Hornaday started to become a household name in NASCAR with the fledging Camping World

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LOCAL PROFESSIONAL HOCKEY STARS TIM AND TOM SESTITO WILL BE AT UTICA-ROME SPEEDWAY THIS SUNDAY JUNE 14

VERNON, NY-As part of the weekly Kids Club this Sunday, June 14, at the Utica-Rome Speedway, local Professional Hockey player Tim and Tom Sestito will be on hand for autographs. They will join an already exciting night of NASCAR Whelen All-American Series racing when Pro Race Cars and Community Car Wash present a full show of Stampede Steakhouse Modifieds, 602

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