New York State Fairgrounds

YEARS OF OPERATION KEY:
/ c = circa (about) / cn = cancelled / E = early / L = late / M = mid / r = ran / s = scheduled to run / z = ran karts, motorcycles, or other motorsport /
Syracuse
New YorkUSA
at I-690+SR 695, W of city
built for horses (1880)
lat: +43.0725 lng: -76.2219


New York State Fairgrounds 31149 a
aka: Empire Expo Center
1.030 mi.  dirt ovalr9/10/1903, 05, 09-11, 19-41, 46, 49-10/11/2015 active
11 spectators killed when Lee Oldfield crashed thru fence (9/16/1911)
http://www.superdirtweekonline.com

New York State Fairgrounds 31149 d
aka: Empire Expo Center
1/17 mi.  dirt figure eightr9/1998, 2005-08, s09, r10-7/16/11, s9/3/12 active
on frontstretch of mile; JM Productions (2005-08 [09] 10-11 [12])
http://www.nysfair.org

Syracuse Quarter Midget Racing Club 31149 b
aka: New York State Fairgrounds Arena
1/20 mi.  paved ovalr9/7/1991-92, 2002 other motorsport
adults in half midgets (1991-92, 2002)


TRACK CHAMPIONS

RACES

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1 1903-09-10 track 'a'
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2 1905-00-00 track 'a'
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3 1909-09-18 track 'a' AAA
1-Barney Oldfield
25 laps
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4 1910-00-00 track 'a'
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5 1911-09-16 track 'a' AAA
1-Ralph DePalma
50 laps
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6 1919-09-00 track 'a' IMCA World's Championship Match Race
1-Lou Disbrow, 2-Bill Endicott, 3-Ray Claypool, 4-Ray Lampkin
30 laps, ran in 5,10+15 lap segments
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7 1920-09-19 track 'a' AAA
1-Ralph DePalma, 2-Jimmy Murphy, 3-Ira Vail
50 laps; 6 starters
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8 1921-09-19 track 'a' AAA
1-Ira Vail, 2-Louis Hoyt, 3-George Crummey, 4-George Kirchuber
50 laps
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9 1922-09-16 track 'a' AAA
1-Tom Alley, 2-Bill Albertson, 3-Cornelius Van Ranst, 4-Louis Hoyt, 5-Lora Corum
100 laps
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10 1923-09-15 track 'a' AAA
1-Tommy Milton, 2-Harry Hartz, 3-Ira Vail, 4-Ralph DePalma, 5-Eddie Hearne, 6-Frank Elliott
100 laps; 10 starters/9 finishers
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11 1924-09-15 track 'a' AAA National Championship
1-Phil "Red" Shafer, 2-Bennett Hill, 3-Peter DePaolo, 4-Fred Comer/Harry Hartz, 5-Earl Cooper
150 laps; 11 starters/5 finishers; fatal: Jimmy Murphy
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12 1925-09-19 track 'a' AAA
1-Ralph DePalma, 2-Leon Duray, 3-Ralph Hepburn, 4-Earl Cooper, 5-Jerry Wonderlich, 6-Ira Vail
100 laps; 10 starters/7 finishers
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13 1926-09-04 track 'a' AAA
1-Ralph DePalma, 2-Ira Vail, 3-Phil Shafer
50 laps
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14 1927-09-03 track 'a' AAA
1-Frank Lockhart, 2-Lou Schneider, 3-Ira Vail, 4-Fred Winnai, 5-Ralph DePalma
100 laps; 14 starters
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15 1928-09-01 track 'a' AAA National Champ
1-Ray Keech, 2-Russ Snowberger, 3-Chet Gardner, 4-Zeke Meyer, 5-Dave Evans, 6-Bob Robinson
100 laps; 14 starters/8 finishers
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16 1929-08-31 track 'a' AAA National Championship
1-Wilbur Shaw, 2-Frank Brisko, 3-Fred Winnai, 4-Zeke Meyer, 5-Paul Bost, 6-Billy Arnold
100 laps; 14 starters/7 finishers
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17 1930-00-00 track 'a'
1-Billy Arnold
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18 1930-09-06 track 'a' AAA National Championship
1-Bill Cummings, 2-Deacon Litz, 3-Shorty Cantlon, 4-Stubby Stubblefield, 5-Frank Farmer, 6-Frank Brisko
100 laps; 15 starters/9 finishers
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19 1931-09-12 track 'a' AAA National Championship
1-Lou Moore, 2-Sam Ross, 3-Shorty Cantlon/Bill Cummings, 4-Gene Haustein, 5-Chet Miller, 6-Herman Schurch
100 laps; 16 starters/9 finishers; Jimmy Gleason killed in practice
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20 1932-07-02 track 'a' AAA National Championship
1-Bob Carey, 2-Stubby Stubblefield, 3-Bill Cummings, 4-Sam Ross, 5-Mauri Rose, 6-Ray Campbell
81 laps; 18 starters/11 finishers; rain shortened
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21 1933-09-09 track 'a' AAA National Championship
1-Bill Cummings, 2-Mauri Rose, 3-Chet Gardner, 4-Shorty Cantlon, 5-Deacon Litz, 6-Lou Moore
100 laps; 16 starters/12 finishers
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22 1934-09-08 track 'a' AAA National Championship
1-Shorty Cantlon, 2-Frank Brisko, 3-Billy Winn, 4-George Barringer, 5-Russ Snowberger, 6-Al Miller
100 laps; 13 starters/8 finishers; fatal: George Brayen
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23 1935-09-02 track 'a' AAA Champ
1-Billy Winn
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24 1936-09-08 track 'a' AAA
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25 1936-09-14 track 'a' AAA National Championship Syracuse 100
1-Mauri Rose, 2-George Connor, 3-Rex Mays, 4-Jimmy Snyder, 5-Frank Brisko, 6-Bob Sall
100 laps; 15 starters/7 finishers
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26 1937-09-12 track 'a' AAA National Champ
1-Billy Winn, 2-Jimmy Snyder, 3-Bob Sall, 4-Duke Nalon, 5-Mauri Rose, 6-Ted Horn
100 laps; 14 starters/10 finishers
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27 1979-10-07 track 'a' DIRT modifieds Schaefer International 200
1-Jack Johnson, 2-Will Cagle, 3-Ken Brenn, 4-Buzzie Reutimann, 5-Ed Delmolino
125 laps
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28 1980-10-12 track 'a' DIRT modifieds
1-Gary Balough, 2-Buzzie Reutimann, 3-Frank Cozze, 4-Geoff Bodine, 5-Ken Brenn
125 laps
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29 1980-10-12 track 'a' sportsmen
1-Jeff Heotzler, 2-Rich Ricci, 3-Mike Petrucka, 4-Billy Cannon, 5-Marcel LaFrance
20 laps
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30 1981-07-05 track 'a' small block modifieds
1-Pete Bicknell, 2- Steve Makocy, 3-Doug Hoffman, 4-Mike Petruska, 5-John Smith
16 of 25 laps (rain)
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31 1981-10-11 track 'a' Super DIRT Series modifieds
1-Merv Treichler, 2-Lou Blaney, 3-Brett Hearn, 4-Billy Osmun, 5-Paul Lotier
125 laps
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32 2014-00-00 track 'a'