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13th Novelis ‘Fan Can Chase’ Raises $8,300; 138,000 Cans Collected

OSWEGO, NY (December 4, 2017) – Oswego Speedway’s 2017 Novelis Fan Can Chase officially concluded following the speedway’s Track Championship events contested on Saturday, August 19 and it is now time to announce the season totals for dollar amounts raised as well as final can counts.

Throughout the 2017 season, 138,000 cans were collected for the thirteenth annual addition of the Fan Can Chase which pushed the all-time total to nearly 1.4 million. This made for a total dollar amount of $8,300 which will be donated to charities. Repeat winner Jim Larkin was the leader of the drive at an impressive 18,110 cans.

Novelis, the longtime headlining sponsor of the speedway’s Supermodified division, is the worldwide leader of rolled aluminum products which delivers unique solutions for the most demanding global applications such as beverage cans, automobiles, architecture, and consumer electronics. It’s Oswego plant has also allowed Novelis to be the regional leader in aluminum products across Oswego County and beyond.

“Through our joint efforts with the Oswego Speedway, Scriba Can and Bottle, and most importantly, the race fans, we collected nearly 138,000 cans this season,” said Novelis Finance Lead Tom Salvador. “We are pleased to say once again that the $8,300 from these cans will be donated to local charities.  We are extremely grateful for all who participated in helping us reach these amounts.”

Pictured are Katie Brasser, John Proctor, Jennifer Parrish, Tom Salvador, Jenn Reebel and Kaitlyn Wallis of Novelis, Scriba Can and Bottle and Oswego Speedway with the Novelis banner and $8,300 check from this season’s Fan Can Chase.

With Oswego Speedway’s full 2018 schedule now revealed, all signs point to the return of the Novelis Fan Chase next season with dates to be announced. Full time schedules and pricing for Oswego’s 68th consecutive season of action will be revealed in the near future.

For more information on Oswego Speedway, be sure to visit online at www.OswegoSpeedway.com. You can also LIKE on Facebook at Facebook.com/OswegoSpeedway or FOLLOW on Twitter @OswegoSpeedway.

Biggest paying late model race in history at Evergreen Raceway Drums Pa

Opening day announced which will include a staggering $3500 to win $300 to take the green, Late Model race sponsored by Pum-Air Inc.
As Evergreen Raceway prepares for its third season under the management of Jason Makarewicz, a lot of things have yet to be figured out but one thing is certain. Plum-Air has come on board as a sponsor for the first race of the year which is being called “The Plum-Air Allstar 100”.
Plum-Air, Inc. is a full service contractor celebrating more than 20 years of excellence in Hazleton and the surrounding areas. Their company has extensive experience, along with a strong reputation for complete attention to detail and well thought out designs to meet every customer’s needs. Some of the services offered include tenant improvement, energy management, wireless communication, zoning, duct replacement and of course, repair and replacement of all heating and air conditioning systems. With offices in Hazle Twp and Shavertown, they are a well-known provider of quality heating and cooling needs. Their name is commonly seen at our track and others throughout the Commonwealth through sponsoring Travis Fisher’s #8 Late Model.
While the remainder of the schedule is yet to be released, opening day will be April 15th 2018 (rain date April 22nd, 2018). April 1st and 8th will be open practice for all divisions. Divisions also on hand on the 15th will be the 4 Cylinder division and Street Stocks. Again, a full detailed press release will be posted over the next month with a full schedule and updated rules to accompany.
For the Late Models, this event will have a registration process with a format similar to King of The Green.
Registration:
Preregistration $50 (deadline is April 8th)
Day of Registration $70
**All preregistration should be mailed to Evergreen Raceway 49 Charlwood Dr Freeland, PA 18224**
Tire Rule:
Late Models MUST PURCHASE 4 TIRES PER CAR FOR THIS EVENT.
Driver must use the same tires for the time trials and feature. If a driver fails to qualify for the feature through time trials, they may change tires for the consi. However, they MUST put their Time Trial race tires back on for the feature.
Tires must be purchased at the track and are Hoosier F40 and F48.

Missile Motorsports Partner Skip’s Fish Fry to Provide Fresh Seafood in Oswego Beginning December 6

OSWEGO, NY (November 30, 2017) – Mark Castiglia’s Missile Motorsports has recently signed on Skip’s Fish Fry as a sponsor of the Dan Kapuscinski No. 00M Pathfinder Bank Small Block Super for the 2018 season at Oswego Speedway.

Castiglia and crew continue to move forward in preparing two SBS machines for the coming season with Kapuscinski’s ride complete, minus bodywork, with work now underway on an all-new chassis for teammate Anthony Losurdo.

Skip’s Fish Fry, owned and operated by longtime Oswego Speedway race fan Shawn Cathcart, will join Cam’s Pizzeria, Farmers Insurance Stephen Gioia Agency, FFB Race Chassis, Performance Manufacturing, and Slack Karts as supporters of the No. 00M this season.

“Shawn is a guy that loves racing and loves to help support it as much as he can,” said Kapuscinski.  “This new endeavor for Shawn has been a labor of love and we are so excited to be a part of helping to promote Skip’s Fish Fry in its first summer of operation.”

Located at 42 West 2nd St. in Oswego, Skip’s Fish Fry is set to open on Wednesday, December 6 and will be Oswego’s only authentic New England style fish fry.

As a small and locally owned family business, the main focus of Skip’s Fish Fry is to bring freshly sourced seafood from the wharfs of Boston.

Skip’s will proudly offer fresh haddock, scallops, shrimp, and a host of other salt-water treasures that customers will be sure to fall in love with.

As a part of their grand opening on December 6, Skip’s will offer a 10% discount to all active military and on duty emergency services personnel (EMS, Police, and Fire).

For more information on Skip’s Fish Fry be sure to visit online at www.skipsfishfry.com and LIKE on Facebook at www.facebook.com/skipsfishfry.


Missile Motorsports and Skip’s Fish Fry will first hit Oswego Speedway at its open practice session scheduled for Saturday, May 19 before coming back for the Speedway’s 68th annual season opener on Saturday, May 26.

Missile Motorsports Partners: Cam’s Pizzeria, Farmers Insurance Stephen Gioia Agency, FFB Race Chassis, Performance Manufacturing, Skip’s Fish Fry, Slack Karts