Author Archives: John Tiff

A BUSY WEEKEND OF RACING PLANNED FOR UTICA-ROME SPEEDWAY COMING UP HIGHLIGHTED BY $10,000 TO WIN COLE CUP FOR 360 SPRINTS; RACE OF CHAMPIONS MODIFIEDS ALSO SEE ACTION IN $3,000 TO WIN EVENT

VERNON, NY- Utica-Rome Speedway plans to end the summer racing season with an exciting two-day show that will feature 360 Sprints, 305 Sprints, Dirt Modifieds, Crate Sportsman, and Pro Stocks.  On Saturday, September 10, the King of Dirt Sportsman and Pro Stock Series will return to the Vernon oval along with the CRSA 305 Sprints.  A practice session for the

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Danny Varin Stays Hot; Captures Second Lucas Oil Empire Super Sprint Win of Weekend at Utica-Rome

By MIKE MALLETT VERNON, NY – Danny Varin broke through on Friday night for his first career Lucas Oil Empire Super Sprint victory.  It took the Fonda, N.Y., driver several times over several seasons to finally notch that first win.  He wasn’t going to wait nearly as long to get his second. On Sunday night at the Utica-Rome Speedway Varin had everything fall

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MATT SHEPPARD PUTS EXCLAMATION POINT ON SEASON AT UTICA-ROME SPEEDWAY, TAKES WIN AND 2016 TRACK TITLE

VERNON, NY- It was Championship Night at the Utica-Rome Rome Speedway this past Sunday, September 4, evening which also saw the Lucas Oil Empire Super Sprints make a stop and when the craziness ended, some familiar faces found themselves in Victory Lane and crowned the champion in the respective division.  The winners on Broedel Energy and Rasmussen Rents night were

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LUCAS OIL EMPIRE SUPER SPRINTS JOIN WEEKLY DIVISIONS ON CHAMPIONSHIP NIGHT THIS SUNDAY, TRACK CHAMPIONS TO BE CROWNED

VERNON, NY- After a season that has seen some great racing in between dodging the rain, the Utica-Rome Speedway point season will come to a close this Sunday, September 22, in all four of the weekly divisions.  Broedel Energy and Rasmussen Rents will present the final night of points and see the track champions crowned for the Gates-Cole Insurance Modifieds,

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UTICA-ROME SPEEDWAY SUFFERS NINTH RAINOUT OF THE SEASON ON SUNDAY AUGUST 28

VERNON, NY- A late afternoon thunderstorm swept through the Vernon area shortly after the gates opened at the Utica-Rome Speedway, bringing with it heavy rain and hail.  Track officials were forced to cancel the racing program for August 28 which included the GRIT 602 Sportsman Series plus the Gates-Cole Insurance Modifieds, Broedel Energy Open Sportsman, and G&I Homes of Vernon

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THE GRIT 602 SPORTSMAN SERIES AND TIGHT POINT BATTLES HIGHLIGHT THE ACTION THIS SUNDAY AT UTICA-ROME SPEEDWAY

VERNON, NY- With just two shows left to decide the 2016 champions in each of the four weekly divisions at Utica-Rome Speedway, this Sunday’s August 28 program could go a long way in deciding the titles in three of those divisions.  Excell Motorsports and Wilber-Duck Chevrolet will present full show of weekly NASCAR Whelen All-American Series racing for the Gates-Cole

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