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August 2014 auto racing: WNY and nearby

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Watkins Glen International – The Glen hosts NASCAR’s Sprint Cup Series, Nationwide Series and K&N Pro Series East Friday through Sunday, August 8th through 10th for the Cheez-It 355 at The Glen weekend. The Glen is located approximately three hours from the Buffalo area, and is the closest the Cup Series comes to the area. Find a complete schedule and purchase tickets at

Race of Champions Asphalt Modified Tour – the NY-track-based RoC Mods will visit the Chemung Speedrome in Chemung on Saturday, August 9th, followed one week later by the Druar-Jankowiak Memorial 110 at Elegant Builders Raceway Park in Lancaster. On Friday, August 29th, the RoC Mods are part of the show at Oswego Speedway in Oswego. Find out more about the RoC Asphalt and Dirt Modifieds and their schedules at

Holland Speedway – regular racing on Saturday nights in August: August 16th – Accellent Night at the Races featuring NASCAR Series and the WNY Vintage Car Club; August 23rd – Buffalo and Erie County Public Library Night at the Races featuring the NASCAR Whelen Series; August 30th – Season Championship Night for all divisions. Find out more at

Ransomville Speedway – regular racing on Friday nights in August: August 8th – Tri-Track Sportsman Series 30-lap feature plus full race card and demo derby; August 15th – full card of racing plus autograph night and ladies race; August 22nd – full card of racing plus kids rides; August 29th – full card of racing plus Modified 50-lapper and Modified and Sportsman championships. Find out more at

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