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Miley survives wreck-filled night at Lernerville, wins Late Model

Friday's night's Late Model feature at Lernerville Speedway resembled a demolition derby or an enduro race rather than a smooth-flowing feature event. In the end ...

Top drivers cherish returning to Lernerville

Familiarity may breed contempt, but that doesn't hold sway in racing where familiarity often breeds contentment. So it is when former track champions Dale Blaney, Danny ...

Haudenschild claims first career victory at Lernerville

After a two-week hiatus because of rain, Lernerville Speedway was back in action with the All-Star Sprints on Friday to start this season with a ...

Ohio racer Haudenschild hurtles into Lernerville

Sheldon Haudenschild has had a front-row seat on how to run a race team and he took those lessons to heart. Now the results are ...

Lernerville drivers brace for All-Star invasion

It happens every year. As the local racing season struggles to gain traction because of the weather, a touring series comes to town. Local sprint car ...

Lernerville family mourns announcer Carnahan

The Lernerville Speedway racing community is mourning the loss of a familiar voice. Track announcer Dow Carnahan died unexpectedly Friday. He was 56. Races were rained ...

Beach struggling with switch to Super Late Model division

Greg Beach can drive. That is well established. Right now he is having a devil of a time in his foray into Lernerville Speedway's ...

Shingledecker surges to V-8 victory at Lernerville

A nearly two-hour rain delay put a damper on racing but didn't stop the show Friday night at Lernerville Speedway. Jeremiah Shingledecker bested the field in ...

Veteran driver Garvin switches from Late Models to Sprint Car

John Garvin Jr. needed a change of scenery. After almost a decade in a Late Model, Garvin, 34, of Sarver is in a Sprint Car. And ...

Bradford's Zimbardi wires field in Lernerville Sprint Car opener

Perfect weather Friday night helped Lernerville Speedway usher in the 2016 racing season. Bradford's Jared Zimbardi kicked things off with an impressive Sprint Car victory, his ...

Lernerville fine-tunes schedule, amenities as 49th season commences

Lernerville Speedway has taken a step back to its past as it prepares for tonight's opening of the 49th season of racing. Last May, the Tomson ...

Film crew to put Lernerville Speedway in spotlight for opening weekend

There will be more sizzle Friday night when Lernerville Speedway opens its 49th season. A crew from Foundation Content Studio in Los Angeles will be on ...

Local racing legend Lynch retiring

Western Pennsylvania's top Sprint Car driver is hitting the brakes. After 30-plus seasons, Ed Lynch Jr. — "The Apollo Rocket" — is retiring. "I'm retired from ...

Daytona 500 showing validates Toyota after bumpy road

DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. — A decade ago, Toyota was the upstart manufacturer trying to find some semblance of traction in stock car racing. It encountered one ...

Hamlin uses daring move for 1st Daytona 500 victory

DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. — Denny Hamlin tucked in behind a string of Toyotas, including Joe Gibbs Racing teammates Matt Kenseth and Kyle Busch, and made ...

Daytona 500 notebook: Early wreck spoils Elliott's chances

DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. — Chase Elliott became the youngest driver to win the Daytona 500 pole. But his inexperience proved costly as he withdrew from ...