Category Archives: Weekly Tour Type Modified Tracks

Sapienza Soars at Turkey Derby, Beats Zeiner and Frees for First Win in Event – PTD Exclusive

By MIKE MALLETT David Sapienza has never left Turkey Derby at Wall Stadium Speedway with much to write home about.  No matter what he did, nothing went his way.  He’s had great cars, led races but when it came down to finishes, they just weren’t there.  Then came the 2018 edition. The Riverhead, N.Y., native had one of the best […]

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Late Race Pass Nets Matt Hirschman $5,000 at Mahoning Valley

By DINO OBERTO LEHIGHTON, PA – To fans of eastern Pennsylvania short track asphalt racing the names of Hirschman and Beers are synonymous when it comes to the ranks of Modified competition. For years the two iconic racing families, who both hail from Mud Lane in Northampton, have shared countless headlines, many of those coming in one-two finishes between Mahoning […]

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Mahoning Valley Speedway releases Octoberfast news; Enduro/Demo reset to October 28…Late Model/Street Stock Shootout added

LEHIGHTON, PA – Mahoning Valley Speedway presented by Lehighton Ford has once again drudged through a weather related weekend as flooding from late week rain forced the postponement of the scheduled Dirt Mods, Small Car Enduro, Jr. Enduro, Vintage TQ and Small Car Demo Derby. Since then there has been revisions made to best accommodate that event. Firstly the Dirt […]

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Racing and Demo Derby Saturday afternoon at Mahoning Valley Speedway; Dirt Mods running 40-laps/$700 to win

LEHIGHTON, PA – Mahoning Valley Speedway presented by Lehighton Ford concluded its regular point season last Saturday evening with some dramatic and thrilling races that crowned the 2018 division champions. Now the popular paved ¼-mile Lehighton oval turns attention to the post season beginning this Saturday, September 29 with a varied line-up of on and off track action. Dirt Mods, […]

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Last Lap Pass for Austin Kochenash Nips Kevin Rex for Mahoning Modified Laurels

By DINO OBERTO LEHIGHTON, PA – Austin Kochenash unwaveringly kept the pressure on Kevin Rex Jr., over the second half of Saturday night’s 35-lap Modified contest at Mahoning Valley Speedway and in the end made a clutch last lap pass out of the final corner to claim the checkers for his first win of the season. The victory was special […]

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Evergreen Raceway prepares for the 2018 King of The Green event slated for October 5th, 6th, 7th.

Year three at Evergreen Raceway under the current management has proven to be a frustrating one. After multiple rainouts, racers and fans alike have spent an abundant amount of time idle, just waiting for the racing God’s to allow the fierce competitors to hit the track and give the fans some excitement. “The weather has effected every track in the […]

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Close Point Battles on the Line at Mahoning Valley Speedway

LEHIGHTON, PA – Although rainouts have accounted greatly for an abbreviated season at Lehighton’s Mahoning Valley Speedway, it has had an interesting consequence on the point standings across all seven classes. With just three regular weeks of racing left there is an exciting quest that has arose for respective championships. Heading into this Saturday, September 8 there is no less […]

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Kyle Strohl takes Mahoning 75 lapper over…19-year old wins for the fourth time this season

By DINO OBERTO LEHIGHTON, PA – Despite the fact that Kyle Strohl is frequently surrounded by drivers who are twice his age and have years of experience over him, the 19-year old continues to mature and nurture into a stellar talent in pavement Modified racing. K. Strohl added to his rising stock with a hard-fought victory over veterans Zane Zeiner […]

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