As race teams round the halfway point on Oswego Speedway’s 2018 schedule, the crucial final four-race stretch begins this weekend. The championship points chases are close in each division. However, if there’s a date on the schedule where points take a back seat in the eyes of most drivers, it’s this Saturday night’s $10,000 dollar
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A pair of “shoes” were the first to cross the checkered stripe last Saturday night at the Oswego Speedway, as cousins, Dave and Tyler Shullick earned feature wins on Independence Weekend. For Dave, it was Novelis supermodified win No. 3 on the season, the 14th of his career. However, it was career win No. 1
Photos – Jim Feeney Cicero’s Michael Barnes parked the Syrell Racing No. 68 upon Oswego Speedway’s checkered stripe twice on Saturday night, sweeping two 35-lap main events. Not since his infamous track championship charge from the back to the front of the field in 2016’s regular season finale had Barnes returned to victory lane. It
Photos – Jim Feeney Russ Brown, who hasn’t finished in the top 10 in points since earning his fifth track title in 2013, finds himself in front of the pack after two weeks of racing. Since the 2013 season, the pilot of the Ray Hedger-owned and built No. 13 has only raced part-time. In fact,
The Oswego Speedway opened its gates for the first time in 2018 last Saturday night with a trio of Memorial Day Weekend feature events in honor of fallen racers, Jim Shampine and Tony White. Just as a bride commands the attention at a wedding, so does opening night at the Steel Palace to supermodified fans.
Photos – Jim Feeney 28 cars may have started Sunday afternoon’s 75-lap small block supermodified Classic at the Oswego Speedway, but it would end up being just a two-man race from start to end. In a battle of the division’s all-time greats, Mexico’s Mike Bond would defeat Mansville’s Russ Brown to capture his fourth Classic
Photos – Jim Feeney Pennellville’s Jeff Abold led only one lap Sunday afternoon in the 60th running of the International Classic 200 at the Oswego Speedway. However, it was the lap that counts the most. Trailing Ohio’s Dave Shullick, Jr. by nearly a half lap with just two to go, the 27-year old third generation
Ohio’s Dave Shullick, Jr. won his third Bud Light ISMA Super Nationals on Saturday night at the Oswego Speedway. It was the series-leading fifth win of the 2016 season on the circuit (his first of the year at Oswego) for the pilot of the Jim Bodnar-owned No. 95.
On Friday night, Baldwinsville’s Michael Muldoon earned something his father had come close to, but could never lay claim to – the pole for the International Classic 200. In time-trials, the younger Muldoon circled Oswego Speedway’s five-eighth’s mile in 16.082 seconds, just one-tenth faster than outside pole starter, Pat Lavery. The two will set the pace for Sunday’s 60th running of supermodified racing’s most prestigious race.
Photos – Jim Feeney In what will easily go down in history as one of the greatest racing performances in memory at the Oswego Speedway, Mexico’s Michael Barnes literally willed his way into victory lane and the 2016 Novelis supermodified track championship on Saturday night. Using determination as a fifth wheel, the driver of the