Author Archives: Brett Deyo

Three-Peat: Matt Sheppard Earns Third ‘Richie Evans Remembered’ Win at Utica-Rome

Written by Chris Moore VERNON, NY – Three-peat. For the third consecutive year, Matt Sheppard topped the ‘Richie Evans Remembered 61’ at Utica-Rome Speedway. Sheppard’s win earned him a cool $6,100 payday for his 44th career Bob Hilbert Sportswear Short Track Super Series (STSS) Fueled By Sunoco triumph. “This race has really been good to us,” Sheppard smiled. “Anytime you

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Utica-Rome Speedway Racing Community – On Friday, June 28, a new era began for Utica-Rome Speedway. Effective 9 a.m., Jason Broedel and I officially took ownership of the property from the Cole family. This transition of ownership began in 2021 with the “Home of Heroes” season opener.  After more than three years of behind-the-scenes work, I could not be more

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Wild & Wingless: USAC East Coast Sprint Cars Debut at Utica-Rome & Fonda This Weekend

VERNON & FONDA, NY – Wild and wingless. The Rapid Tire USAC East Coast wingless Sprint Cars are set for a ‘double debut’ this Friday, June 28 at Utica-Rome Speedway and Saturday, June 29 at Fonda Speedway, joining complete programs for both venues. After six events, Steven Drevicki of Reading, Pa., leads the USAC East Coast standings into the Empire State

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