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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Mar 10 2015 Todd Melfi Uncategorized Comments Off

Media Contact:   Lauren Swoboda Hayworth Public Relations 386-256-2583 / 863-398-1783 cell lauren@hayworthpr.com   Richard Petty Driving Experience Announces Available Dates at Motordrome Speedway in 2015   Concord, NC  (March 3, 2015) – Richard Petty Driving Experience (RPDE), the world-wide leader in stock car drive and ride entertainment, has partnered with  Motordrome Speedway to bring authentic NASCAR race car ride and drive experiences to the Pittsburgh market in 2015. Richard Petty Driving Experience offers real life NASCAR racing thrills, putting …

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Mar 07 2015 Todd Melfi Uncategorized Comments Off

For Immediate Release   Smithton, PA – Motordrome Speedway Officials have announced another addition to their already exciting 2015 racing schedule.  The ARCA Truck Series will be making a stop at the ½ mile paved oval on Friday, June 12th.  The race will be a 50 lap feature event that will be in addition to the Modifieds, Fox Pizza Den Street Stocks, Chargers and Subway Super Compacts that run as part of the NASCAR Whelen All-American Series each week.  The …

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Dec 05 2014 Todd Melfi Uncategorized Comments Off

NASCAR K&N Pro Series East Coming To Motordrome See the Stars of Tomorrow In Action Smithton, PA (December 5, 2014) – Kevin Harvick and Chase Elliott capped historic seasons with championships in NASCAR’s Sprint Cup Series and Nationwide Series respectively.  Darrell Wallace, Jr. grabbed four race wins and finished the NASCAR Camping World Truck Series season in third place. What do these three racing superstars have in common? All are veterans of NASCAR’s K&N Pro Series, the top rung on …

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Nov 06 2014 Todd Melfi Uncategorized Comments Off

Motordrome Speedway Partners with The Laurel Highlands Visitors Bureau (Smithton, PA) – Motordrome Speedway Officials announced a new partnership with The Laurel Highlands Visitors Bureau for 2015.  The main objective of the LHVB is to promote all of the exciting things there is to do in the region including, spectacular natural scenery, outstanding outdoor recreation venues, historic sites & attractions, family activities and world class resorts.  The LHVB spans a large area encompassing 3,000 square miles in Fayette, Somerset and …

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Sep 29 2014 Todd Melfi Uncategorized Comments Off

(Smithton, PA) – Young Cody Quarrick, of Uniontown, PA earned his first career victory in Late Model competition, during the inaugural “Fall Classic” at Motordrome Speedway on Saturday, September 27, 2014.   Dustin Blank (Modifieds), Adam Kostelnik (Street Stocks), Aaron Minjock (Chargers), and Aaron Van Fleet (Subway Super Compacts) were also winners in the non-points special event that closed out the racing season. A unique time trial format for the NASCAR Late Models’ non-point race, averaged three green flag laps together, …

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