Jun 27 2015 Todd Melfi Uncategorized Comments Off

WILTROUT AGAIN AT MOTORDROME! VAN FLEET SCORES SPECIAL EVENT WIN FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE (Smithton, PA) – For the sixth time in the first half of the 2015 racing season, Garry Wiltrout, of Somerset, PA, celebrated in victory lane after the NASCAR Late Model feature race.  The two-time Champion leads the current point standings.  Aaron Van Fleet earned a three-feet long Subway sandwich, and cookie tray, along with double prize money for winning the biggest race of the season for the …

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Jun 20 2015 Todd Melfi Uncategorized Comments Off

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE (Smithton, PA) – On Friday June 19, 2015, Motordrome Speedway officials dried the racing surface after lengthy rain showers threatened the NASCAR Whelen All-American Series action, for the third time this season.  But again, Motordrome beat “Mother Nature,” avoiding postponement and completing every race this season.  In the NASCAR Late Model division, Garry Wiltrout, of Somerset, PA, earned his fifth victory of the season;  no other driver has won more than twice.  In the Modified division, defending Champion Dustin Blank was …

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Jun 19 2015 Todd Melfi Uncategorized Comments Off

Van Fleet Finding Success In Division V At Motordrome NASCAR Whelen All-American Series Division II-V Update DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. (June 19, 2015) – This could be the making of a year to remember for Aaron Van Fleet at Motordrome Speedway. Van Fleet has enjoyed one of the hottest starts of any competitor in the NASCAR Whelen All-American Series this season. Competing in the Subway Super Compact division at Motordrome, he has won six of the first seven races of the …

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Jun 13 2015 Todd Melfi Uncategorized Comments Off

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE (Smithton, PA) – Motordrome Speedway officials battled the elements to keep the 2015 “perfect record” in tact; not one race has been lost this season to weather.  After two separate track drying efforts, fans were treated to the first ARCA Truck Series event in five years, thanks to the hard work of the track crew.  The 2014 ARCA Truck Series Rookie of the Year, Jeff Myers, Jr. of Lamberville, Michigan, edged home track favorite Cody Quarrick, of …

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Jun 06 2015 Todd Melfi Uncategorized Comments Off

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE (Smithton, PA)  Two-time Champion of the NASCAR Late Models at Motordrome Speedway, Garry Wiltrout, of Somerset, PA, earned his fourth win of 2015 on Friday, June 5, after a lengthy rain delay.  Other winners in the NASCAR Whelen All American Series included Dustin Blank (Modifieds), Anthony Aiello (Fox’s Pizza Den Street Stocks), Aaron Minjock (Chargers), and Aaron Van Fleet (Subway Super Compacts). Three top contenders had disastrous finishes, shaking up the Championship standings in the NASCAR Late …

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May 30 2015 Todd Melfi Uncategorized Comments Off

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE (Smithton, PA) On Friday May 29, 2015, the defending Champion of the NASCAR Late Models at Motordrome Speedway, Bobby Henry, of Connellsville, PA, won for the second time.  In the Modified division, Lonnie Hoffman won for the third time in the opening month of the racing season. Lauren Butler earned her first Motordrome victory in the Fox’s Pizza Den Street Stocks, after apparent winner Andrew Kostelink was disqualified.  Stephen Shelpman visited victory lane for the second time …

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May 23 2015 Todd Melfi Uncategorized Comments Off

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE (Smithton, PA)  Former Champion Garry Wiltrout, of Somerset, PA, earned his third victory of the year on Friday May 22, as Motordrome Speedway presented “Whelen Engineering Night” at the races.  Other winners in the NASCAR Whelen All American Series included former Champion Adam Kostelnik (Modifieds), Scott Aiello (Fox’s Pizza Den Street Stocks), and Aaron Van Fleet (Subway Super Compacts).  Joe Geery won the biggest event of the season for the Chargers. The 40-lap NASCAR Late Model feature …

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May 20 2015 Todd Melfi Uncategorized Comments Off

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE (Smithton, PA)  Motordrome Speedway paid tribute to our service men and women with “Military Appreciation Night” on Friday, May 15, 2015.  Bobby Henry, of Connellsville, PA, earned his first victory of the season in the NASCAR Late Model division, joining Dustin Blank (Modifieds) as 2014 track Champions to celebrate in victory lane.  Scott Aiello won the biggest race of the season for the Fox’s Pizza Den Street Stocks, while Stephen Shelpman (Chargers) and Aaron Van Fleet (Subway …

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May 09 2015 Todd Melfi Uncategorized Comments Off

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE (Smithton, PA) – Rising NASCAR star Dalton Sargeant, of Florida, drove to the finish line first, Friday night at Motordrome Speedway, but was later disqualified for use of “unapproved engine parts.”   Garry Wiltrout, of Somerset, PA was awarded the victory – making him “two for two” in 2015.  Other winners in the NASCAR Whelen All American Series included: Lonnie Hoffman (Modifieds), Andrew Kostelnik (Fox’s Pizza Den Street Stocks), Joe Geary (Chargers), and Aaron Van Fleet (Subway Super …

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May 02 2015 Todd Melfi Uncategorized Comments Off

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE (Smithton, PA)  Motordrome Speedway kicked off the 2015 NASCAR Whelen All American Series on Friday, May 1, after crowning the defending Champions in a special pre-race ceremony.  Garry Wiltrout, of Somerset, PA, won the opening night NASCAR Late Model feature, after sitting out the final eight weeks of last season, with injuries suffered in a racing accident in mid-summer of 2014.  “The Hometown Hero,” Lonnie Hoffman won the Modified feature, and rookie Anthony Aiello won the Fox’s …

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