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Top Videos of 2014: #9 Tim Westerfield Jr. Modified Feature Crashes

To kick off the 2015 season here at NEO Racing News, I am going to start by looking back at the Top 10 videos of 2014, based on views.  As always, remember to check out the more than 300 videos uploaded to the NEO Racing News YouTube Channel by clicking the link!

#9 – Tim Westerfield Jr. Modified Feature

Opening Day at Midvale Speedway was a chance for a fresh start for every team that rolled in that day.  But unfortunately for many of the modified division teams, it would also be their first chance to fix some sheet metal.  Spins and hard racing led to contact and carnage, including two examples from Tim Westerfield Jr.’s Ride Along camera.  All drivers were OK in both incidents.

Top Videos of 2014: #10 Brandon Leighton Hangover Race Feature

To kick off the 2015 season here at NEO Racing News, I am going to start by looking back at the Top 10 videos of 2014, based on views.  As always, remember to check out the more than 300 videos uploaded to the NEO Racing News YouTube Channel by clicking the link!

#10 – Brandon Leighton Hangover Race Feature (Whiskey Stock)

Bring on the snow, bring on the cold, drivers and fans alike were able to cope with conditions for Sandusky Speedway’s annual Wild Bill Hangover Race.  Its unique racing opportunities (as in, they race in any weather conditions) allowed for cars in three divisions to race in snow, slush, and ice.

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NEO Racing News Photo Selected For Speed51 Awards! VOTE TODAY!

GOOD NEWS EVERYBODY!

NEO Racing News Owner/Photographer Patrick Hahe had his photo of Ryan Cypher and Tigh Shaffer battling for the win at Lake County Speedway selected as one of the best 15 photos submitted for Speed51’s annual Speed51 Awards!

That means Patrick needs your help winning the Best Action Photo category!  Head over to http://www.speed51awards.com/ and vote for Modified checkered flag (Patrick Hahe)” in the “Action Photo of the Year” Category.

You can vote once per day per e-mail address, so please support the site and Patrick by voting every day if you can.  You do need to vote for one thing in every category for your vote to count!

If you’re looking for help on the rest of the categories, check out Ty Majeski for Pavement Driver of the Year, Harold Fair Jr. for Inspirational Driver of the Year, Adam Mackey for Best Track Announcer (Midvale), and Tony Staniszewski for Best Crash Photo of the year (Lorain).

Weekend Racing Schedule for May 2nd/3rd

NEO Racing News LIVE COVERAGE:
SAT – Sandusky Speedway – Season Opener, Weekly Racing

FRIDAY NIGHT (May 2nd):
Attica Raceway Park – Attica/Wayne Late Model Challenge, Weekly Racing

SATURDAY NIGHT (May 3rd):
Wayne County Speedway – Attica/Wayne Late Model Challenge, Weekly Racing
Sharon Speedway – Weekly Racing
Fremont Speedway – BOSS Non-Wing Sprints, Weekly Racing
Hilltop Speedway – Weekly Racing
Deerfield Raceway – Weekly Racing
Midvale Speedway – $1 Hot Dogs, $1 Pop, Weekly Racing
Lake County Speedway – Cinco De Mayo Night, Weekly Racing
Lorain County Speedway – Cinco De Mayo Night, Weekly Racing
@Thompson Raceway Park – First Points Race
Summit Motorsports Park – Accel Super Series

SPECIAL NOTES:
250 Speedway “Ohio’s Place To Sling Dirt” was “flooded out” by Mother Nature’s monsoon this week. They will try to open the season on May 9th now.
– If I missed any tracks, please leave a comment and I will make sure to fix the mistake in the future!