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The Latest News

Adam Ulrey from NW Sprintcar History joins the show.


Season preview from Steve Beitler of Grays Harbor Raceway and Skagit Speedway is posted.


First Podcast of 2014 from Racers Swap Meet and Open Houses is posted.

 

 





 


Podcasts

Shaun In The Dirt Podcast interview with Adam Ulrey from nwsprintcarhistory.com posted on 4/5/14


Shaun In The Dirt Podcast interview with Adam Ulrey from nwsprintcarhistory.com posted on 4/5/14
Everett, WA | 4/5/14 

Adam Ulrey joins me to talk about the redesign of his website and what you will find when you go to his website. If you want to know about Northwest Sprint Car History this is the website to go to. You will find extensive driver bios and results from all over the Northwest going back decades. If you haven't checked it out yet you are missing out.  He also talks about why he does the site and how to get information you have added to the site. Check it out right now at www.shauninthedirt.com.




Shaun In The Dirt Podcast Steve Beitler Preview of 2014 race season for Grays Harbor Raceway and Skagit Speedway posted on 4/3/14


Shaun In The Dirt Podcast Steve Beitler Preview of 2014 race season for Grays Harbor Raceway and Skagit Speedway posted on 4/3/14
Everett, WA | 4/3/14 
Steve Beitler joined me to preview the upcoming season at both Grays Harbor Raceway and Skagit Speedway. Listen to Steve talk about both tracks season plans and marquee events and what he is most excited about at each of the  tracks. It was great to hear from Steve about his plans and I appreciate his time. Race fans get ready for racing kicking off April 19th at Skagit Speedway and May 10th at Grays Harbor Raceway.




Shaun In The Dirt Podcast #109 from Racers Swap Meet and Highline and Speedmart Open Houses posted on 2/6/14



Shaun In The Dirt Podcast #109 from Racers Swap Meet and Highline and Speedmart Open Houses posted on 2/6/14

Interviews from Nate Vaughn, Steve Kilcup from Highline Performance, Chase, Goetz, Reese Goetz, JJ Hickle, Cam Smith, and Brandee Wood

Everett, WA | 2/6/14 - I went up to the Racer Swap Meet and Highline Performace and Speedmart Open houses and talked to a few people about the 2013 and 2014 seasons. 




Check it out at http://shauninthedirt.podomatic.com/entry/2014-02-06T15_31_12-08_00 or at www.shauninthedirt.com


Shaun In The Dirt Podcast #108 from Skagit Speedway Monster Meltdown Saturday night  with WoO  posted on 9/4/13.



​Shaun In The Dirt Podcast #108 from Skagit Speedway Monster Meltdown Saturday night  with WoO  posted on 9/4/13.

Interviews from Alex Pettas, Kraig Kinser, Chad Kemenah, Brandon Wimmer, Paul McMahon, Cody Darrah, Donny Schatz, Tim Kaeding, Rick Young, and Zach McCabe

Everett, WA | 9/1/13 - The third night of the Monster Meltdown at Skagit Speedway saw a packed crowd for the last night of the World of Outlaws at Skagit Speedway for 2013. Before the races got going I had a chance to talk to Alex Pettas, Kraig Kinser, Chad Kemenah, and Brandon Wimmer. After the races I talked to Paul McMahon, Cody Darrah, Tim Kaeding, main event winner Donny Schatz, and the winner of the two support classes Rick Young in the Outlaw Tuner Cars and Zach McCabe in the Sportsman Showdown. You can listen at www.shauninthedirt.com.

Being the last event of this year for the Shaun In the Dirt Podcast I want to thank all the tracks, teams, and drivers for all the support this year, every listener who tunes in to listen or says how much they appreciate what I do, and Joe from Dirt Dog and Tom and Steve from Northsound Racing for all the support and inspiration they give me.

And I want to finish off by saying a huge thank you to Big Al from the Big Al Kids and Motorsports Foundation. Christopher, Kelan, Kyle, and Johnny are such great kids and it's such an honor to be able to talk to them and get to talk to their great families. You can go to http://bigalkidsandmotorsportsfoundation.org/ and donate to this great charity right on the website and even order your Chili Bowl raffle tickets right there.




Shaun In The Dirt Podcast #107 from Skagit Speedway Monster Meltdown Friday night with World of Outlaws posted on 8/31/13.



Shaun In The Dirt Podcast #107 from Skagit Speedway Monster Meltdown Friday night  with WoO  posted on 8/31/13.
Interviews from Kerry Madsen, Daryn Pittman, Paul McMahon, Joey Saldana, and Sammy Swindell

Everett, WA | 8/31/13 - The World of Outlaws invade Skagit Speedway for their annual Labor Day weekend visit. I talked to Kerry Madsen and Daryn Pittman about their season, their teams, and Skagit Speedway. After the races I talked to  Paul McMahon, Joey Saldana, and Sammy Swindell about their night. Check it out at www.shauninthedirt.com.

I am off to Skagit Speedway for night 2. I will be posting some sights and sounds of tonight at https://www.facebook.com/DirtDogTV and on my Facebook page https://www.facebook.com/shauninthedirt. Make sure you follow both sites.







Shaun In The Dirt Podcast #106 from Skagit Speedway Monster Meltdown Thursday night posted on 8/30/13



Shaun In The Dirt Podcast #106 from Skagit Speedway Monster Meltdown Thursday night posted on 8/30/13
Interviews from Devin Barnes, Zach McCabe, Sam Hafertepe Jr, Cam Smith
Everett, WA | 8/30/13 - On a very stormy Thursday night in Western Washington the wet stuff stayed away from Skagit Speedway and they were able to get in the first night of the Monster Meltdown featuring the last Speedmart Summer Thunder Series event of year (360 sprint cars) plus the first night of Sportsman Showdown and the Tuner Combat Series. I talked to Devin Barnes about being out of the car and coming back this year. Then after the races I talked to the sprint car winners Zach McCabe and Sam Hafertepe Jr, and the runners up Cam Smith and Devin Barnes.

Check it out at www.shauninthedirt.com.



Shaun In The Dirt Podcast Interview with the Voice of the World of Outlaws Johnny Gibson posted on 8/27/13



Shaun In The Dirt Podcast Interview with the Voice of the World of Outlaws Johnny Gibson posted on 8/27/13
Everett, WA | 8/27/13 - The Shaun in the Dirt Podcast was joined by the voice of the World Of Outlaws Johnny Gibson. He gave a review the season, talked about Donny Schatz and his amazing run as of late including the win this past Saturday in Edmonton, Travis Jacobson's upset last year and where that ranks on his list, and the very busy west coast swing that starts this Friday night at Skagit Speedway. 

I want to thank Johnny for spending a couple minutes with me on his off time and this was a great interview with him.




Shaun In The Dirt Podcast #105 from Skagit Speedway posted on 8/19/13​



Shaun In The Dirt Podcast #105 from Skagit Speedway posted on 8/19/13
Interviews from Derek Roberts, Chase Goetz, Kenny Rutz, Brock Lemley, and Kelsey Carpenter
Everett, WA | 8/19/13 - The Shaun in the Dirt Podcast made my annual appearance with my aunt and uncle up to the track and we have a routine where we go to eat and then I hang out with them all night, so I just did a few interviews tonight. I talked to Derek Roberts about leading the points his rookie year in a 360 and about traveling among other things. Then after the races I talked to the USAC Midget champion this year at Skagit Speedway and the winner of the last  race of the year Chase Goetz. A man of few words but can get it done on the track, but we did talk about any future plans he might have in racing. I talked to Kenny Rutz about his exciting night any how people think he has been racing forever but in fact it's just his second year in a big sprint car. I had a fun conversation with Brock Lemley about all the rides for the year and the night running the 7s subbing while Eric Fisher is on his honeymoon. Then I finished up the podcast with the winner and now points leader of the 360 class Kelsey Carpenter and we talked about his night and his sponsorship. 



Shaun In The Dirt Podcast #104 from the Rory Price Memorial posted on 8/5/13



Shaun In The Dirt Podcast #104 from the Rory Price Memorial posted on 8/5/13

Interviews from Todd Coleman, Rick Brown, Kris McKenzie, Matt Mansell, Matt Hein, Evan Margeson, Billy Kennelly, Andy Alberding, Tony Seidelman, Sierra Jackson, Reece Goetz, Drew Church, Jeff Montgomery, and Robert Beck, 

Everett, WA | 8/5/13 - The Shaun in the Dirt Podcast made a special appearance on the asphalt  for the first time to the Rory Price Memorial at Evergreen Speedway. It was a fun and exciting night at the Super Speedway of the Northwest and I got to witness the fastest lap ever at the track. I had a chance to talk to second place Kris McKenzie, winner Evan Margeson and Tony Seidelman who came in tied with Kris in the National standings, from the WMRA   midgets. In the ASA/NSRA Pavement sprint cars I talked to Todd Coleman, "Quick" Rick Brown, Matt Mansell, Billy Kennelly, points leader Andy Alberding, Sierra Jackson, Reece Goetz, `former winner Drew Church, track record holder Jeff Montgomery, seond place finisher Robert Beck and the winner Matt Hein. I also want to give a mention to Doug, Tracy and Derek Hobbs  from the track for answering all my questions, Fred Rannard for being Fred and giving me some great knowledge and Curt Kern and the rest of the ASA/NSRA officials for helping me out.



Fred Rannard Previews the 2013 Rory Price Memorial Race at Evergreen Speedway posted on 7/29/13​


Fred Rannard Previews the 2013 Rory Price Memorial Race at Evergreen Speedway

Listen here: http://shauninthedirt.podomatic.com/entry/2013-07-29T22_35_57-07_00

Everett, WA | 7/29/13 - Here on the Shaun In The Dirt podcast the goal is to always introduce you to new drivers and get a feel for big events and things happening in the Northwest racing scene. This week I am going to go out of the box a little bit and head over to the super speedway of the Northwest Evergreen Speedway and attend the Rory Price memorial. Fred Rannard Jr joined me to talk about the race and about the organizers and the drivers you will see this coming Saturday night.

The direct link to the podcast is http://shauninthedirt.podomatic.com/entry/2013-07-29T22_35_57-07_00 or you can go to www.shauninthedirt.com and check it out there as well.


Look forward to seeing a lot of people and meeting a lot of new people at Evergreen Speedway this Saturday. 




Shaun In The Dirt Podcast #102 from the second night of the 30th Clay Cup Nationals at Deming Speedway posted on 7/21/13




Shaun In The Dirt Podcast #102 from the Deming Speedway Clay Cup Nationals posted on 7/21/13
Interviews from Chance Crum, Tanner Holm, Jesse Schlotfeldt and dad Clint, Kaitlyn Hammer, Rachel Westmoreland, Michael Faccinto, Darren Hillberg, Heath Duinkerken, Tristin Thomas, Liam Ryan, Jared Gunderson, Spud Allen, Brock Lemley

​Everett, WA | 7/121/13 - On the final night of Clay Cup at Deming Speedway before the races I talked to Chance Crum, Tanner Holm, Jesse Schlotfeldt with an assist from his dad Clint, Kaitlyn Hammer, Rachel Westmoreland, Michael Faccinto, and the longest tow Darren Hillberg. After the main events I talked to the 600 restricted winner Jesse Schlotfeldt, and runner up Tristin Thomas. I talked to 1200 winner Liam Ryan who was really upset to lead 38 or 40 in 600 and not get the win, and 3rd place Jared Gunderson. Then I finished up the podcast talking to 3rd place Spud Allen in the 600 and the runner up in the 1200 and winner of his first 600 Brock Lemley. What a night at Deming Speedway and those last two main events were two of the best I have even seen. Thank You for listening and I will talk to you next week.


Shaun In The Dirt Podcast #101 from the second night of the 30th Clay Cup Nationals at Deming Speedway posted on 7/20/13




Shaun In The Dirt Podcast #101 from the Deming Speedway Clay Cup Nationals posted on 7/19/13

Interviews from Ashleigh Johnson, Landon Hurst, Madison Hess, Heath Duinkerken, Jake Helsel, Kyle Johnson, Liam Ryan, and Brock Lemley

Deming, WA | 7/15/13 - On podcast 101 i was up at Deming Speedway for night 2 of the 30th Clay Cup Nationals. I talked to Ashleigh Johnson, Landon Hurst, Madison Hess, Heath Duinkerken, Brock Lemley and the winners Jake Helsel, Kyle Johnson, and Liam Ryan. The prelim nights are over so now it's all about where you start and can you get it down in the 30 laps for the restricted and 40 laps for the 1200 and 600 classes.



Shaun In The Dirt Podcast #100 from the first night of the 30th Clay Cup Nationals at Deming Speedway posted on 7/19/13



Shaun In The Dirt Podcast #100 from the Deming Speedway Clay Cup Nationals posted on 7/19/13
Interviews from Jacob Brown, Tristian Thomas, Jared Gunderson, Chase Schmidt, Liam Ryan, Spud Allen, Ashley Thompson, Tyson Cross, Kyle Mitchell

Deming, WA | 7/14/13 - On podcast 100 i was up at Deming Speedway for night 1 of the 30th Clay Cup Nationals. I talked to Jacob Brown, Tristian Thomas, Jared Gunderson, Chase Schmidt, Liam Ryan, Spud Alen, and the winners Ashley Thompson, Tyson Cross, Kyle Mitchell. It was a fun great night with tight hard racing all night. It only ramps up each night so check back for a podcast from night 2 of the 30th Clay Cup Nationals at Deming Speedway.




Check it out at www.shauninthedirt.com

Shaun In The Dirt Podcast #99 from the second night of the Lucas Oil ASCS Series at Grays Harbor Raceway posted on 7/14/13



Interviews from Brad Loyet, Trey Starks, Barry Martinez (owner of Speedmart Inc.), Pat Canfield, Jeff Swindell, Tony Bruce Jr., Henry Van Dam, and Jason Johnson.

Everett, WA | 7/14/13 - On podcast 99 I was at Grays Harbor Raceway for the 2nd night of the annual visit of the Lucas Oil ASCS Series. I talked to Brad Loyet, Trey Starks, Barry Martinez, Pat Canfield, Jeff Swindell, runner up Tony Bruce Jr, Henry Van Dam and winner Jason Johnson.





Shaun In The Dirt Podcast #98 from the first night of the Lucas Oil ASCS Series at Grays Harbor Raceway posted on 7/12/13



Interviews from Cole Wood, Tony Bruce Jr, Logan Forler, Scotty Cook (pit reporter for Racin Boys), Evan Margeson, Kyle Miller, Dustin Morgan, Johnny Herrera, Travis Rilat
Everett, WA | 6/24/13 - On podcast 98 I was at Grays Harbor Raceway for the annual visit of the Lucas Oil ASCS Series. Before the night I talked to rookie Cole Wood who talked about being out on the road this season and what driver inspires him. I talked to previous nights winner at Electric City Speedway Tony Bruce Jr about his season and the tough luck of his promotions company. I talked with Logan Forler about his season and being back in the family car. I talked to the pit reporter of the Racin Boys Scotty Cook who you here on the internet at every broadcast and we talked about the broadcast and his first venture up to the Pacific Northwest. After the races I talked to runner up in the Northwest Wingless Tour Evan Margeson, and winner Kyle Miller about the great race we saw out there. Then I finished up the podcast talked to 4th place finisher Dustin Morgan, 3rd place Johnny Herrera, and the winner Travis Rilat.




 


Shaun In The Dirt Podcast  with Lucas Oil ASCS announcer Bryan Hulbert 



Shaun In The Dirt Podcast  with Lucas Oil ASCS announcer Bryan Hulbert 
Listen here: www.shauninthedirt.com
Everett, WA | 7/11/13 - I wanted to get the latest information before this weekends races at Grays Harbor Racing so I got in touch with the ASCS Announcer and PR, Bryan Hulbert as we was stopping in Idaho for Lunch. He spent a few minutes with me, as we reviewed the action the last two nights in Montana and talk about the Lucas Oil ASCS series and this annual Northwest visit.

If your in the area please come out to Grays Harbor Raceway this Friday and Saturday in Elma, Washington as racing gets going at 6:30 each night. If you can't make it you can listen to all the action at www.racinboys.com.

Don't forget to come out Saturday at 1pm  at the front entrance stairs outside the track Tracey's Racing Jewelry will be having an Ice Cream Social and all donations will go towards the Big Al Kids and Motorsports Foundation. With the great weather we will be having eat some ice cream, do some bench racing, and give some money to a great charity doing great things for children that need it.



Cam Smith interview posted on 7/3/13




Cam Smith joins me to talk about his first ASCS NW feature win last night at Coos Bay Speedway as he sits in the parking lot of the Village Green resort with his team getting the car ready for tonight.

Check it out at www.shauninthedirt.com



Shaun In The Dirt Podcast #97 (2013 Dirt Cup Saturday day and night) posted on 6/24/13






Shaun In The Dirt Podcast #97 from the second day and night of the Dirt Cup

Interviews from Skagit Speedway Dirt Cup 2013 Saturday Day with Brock Lemley, Josh DeWitt, Jesse Whitney, Trey Starks, Roger Crockett, Travis Rilat, Kyle Hirst, Peter Murphy, Jonathan Allard

Listen here: http://shauninthedirt.podomatic.com/entry/2013-06-24T17_17_04-07_00

Everett, WA | 6/24/13 - On podcast 97 I recap the racing from the 15.5 hours I was at the track on Saturday the final day of the 42nd annual Jim Raper memorial Dirt Cup. I talked to Brock Lemley and Josh DeWitt before the event, and Jesse Whitney before the A main during the day then Roger Crockett after the day event. After the night was over I talked to Travis Rilat, Kyle Hirst, Peter Murphy and the winner Jonathan Allard.

Check it out at www.shauninthedirt.com




Shaun In The Dirt Podcast #96 (2013 Dirt Cup Friday night)  posted on 6/22/13



Shaun In The Dirt Podcast #96

Interviews from Skagit Speedway Dirt Cup 2013 Friday night with Carson Macedo, Rico Abreu, Shane Stewart, Jonathan Jorgenson, Peter Murphy, and Jonathan Allard

Listen here: http://shauninthedirt.podomatic.com/entry/2013-06-22T07_31_33-07_00

Everett, WA | 6/22/13 - On podcast 96 I recap the racing from the friday night of the 42nd annual Jim Raper memorial Dirt Cup. I talked to Carson Macedo from Tarlton Racing making his dirt cup debut. I talked to Rico Abreu, and Shane Steward which are teammates for the Dirt Cup. These two full time racers talked about their season and their plans after dirt cup. I talked with a local racer Jonathan Jorgenson who had a great run going until a spin near the end of the a main. I talked with Peter Murphy about his season, then finished up the podcast talking to Jonathan Allard and night 1 winner Shane Stewart after the races.








Shaun In The Dirt Podcast #95 posted on 6/12/13




Shaun In The Dirt Podcast #95

Interviews with Chase Goetz, Craig Moore, Ariel Biggs, Blair Shoemaker, Zach McCabe, and Eric Fisher

Listen here: http://shauninthedirt.podomatic.com/entry/2013-06-12T08_20_46-07_00

Everett, WA | 6/12/13 - On podcast 95 I recap the racing from the June 8th show at Skagit Speedway. Two weeks before Dirt Cup I was able to make it up there and they had a five class show. I had a chance to talk to the points leader and winner of first two races Chase Goetz, and the winner of the first modified race at Skagit Speedway and winner of the last Grays Harbor event Craig Moore. Then after the races I talked to the winners Ariel Biggs (USAC Midgets), Blair Shoemaker (modifiers), Zach McCabe (Sportsman Sprints), and Eric Fisher (410 Sprints). It's always a great night when you can be at a dirt track! Taking a weekend off from racing and then it's 3 full nights of Dirt Cup action the following weekend. Make sure you keep tuned in right here for a recap of all the action. Also have some other cool things planned with the podcast that weekend as well.



Shaun In The Dirt Podcast #94 posted on 6/6/13



Interviews with Phil Martelli, Kaleb Hart, Adam Ulrey

Listen here: http://shauninthedirt.podomatic.com/entry/2013-06-06T09_16_41-07_00

Everett, WA | 6/6/13 - On podcast 94 I recap the racing and talk about the upcoming events at Grays Harbor with the track announcer Phil Martelli. Then I ecapped the Oregon doubleheader for the ASCS NW from Adam Ulrey at nwsprintcarhistory.com. Then I finished up the podcast talking with the track announcer at Deming and Skagit Kaleb Hart. We recap the season at Deming/Skagit along with previews of the big upcoming events and news on increased purse in the Modified series. Also he talked about his Pennsylvania trip last month to check out the racing and his perspective on the differences between there and here. 



Podcast #93 posted on 5/15/13





Shaun In The Dirt Podcast #93

Interviews with Tyler Anderson, Evan Margeson, Liam Ryan, Travis Rilat, Josh DeWitt, Cam Smith, and Travis Jacobson

​Everett, WA | 5/15/13 - On podcast 93 I attended the first round of the Speedmart Thunder Series at Skagit Speedway where 31 360 Sprint Cars were in attendance. With the great car count and great drivers on hand it was a great kick off to the bigger races of the year. I had a chance to talk to Tyler Anderson who had a great run the week before. Then after the heat races I talked to Evan Margeson, and Liam Ryan. It was great to talk to these drives about their great runs and there new experiences here at Skagit.  After the races I talked to runner up Travis Rilat who flew up to run the 39c, 6th place Josh DeWitt who came back after a year layoff, Cam Smith who had a great battle to finish 5th, and the winner in the Shaylen Raye Motorsports number 18 Travis Jacobson.


Podcast #92 posted on 5/8/13



Shaun In The Dirt Podcast #92

Interviews with Phil Martelli, Derek Roberts, Randy Price, Colton Heath, Zach McCabe, Trey Starks, Brock Lemley, Freddie Vela
Listen here: 

Everett, WA | 5/7/13 - On podcast 92 I talked to the track announcer at Grays Harbor Raceway Phil Martelli. We reviewed last weeks action and talk about the upcoming season at Grays Harbor Raceway. I also had a chance to head up to Skagit Speedway to check out the weekly Saturday night show. I talked to Derek Roberts who talked about the tough luck for him before the main. Then I talked to the winners Zach McCabe, Trey Starks, Brock Lemley, and Freddie Vela, and sportsman runner up Colton Heath, and 360 sprint car third place Randy Price who had a very busy night and a great run in the main. 






Podcast #91 posted on 5/2/13




Shaun In The Dirt Podcast #91

Interviews with Adam Ulrey at nwsprintcarhistory, and Deming Drivers Eric Drake, Jared Gunderson, Liam Ryan, Chase Schmidt, Brandee Wood, and Steven Hendrickson

Everett, WA | 5/2/13 - On Shaun in the dirt podcast number 91 I talked to Adam Ulrey to talk about this weekends Grove Classic and his website nwsprintcarhistory.com. Then I played the interviews from last Friday night at Deming Speedway. In the 1200 division I talked to quick time Eric Drake, runner up Jared Gunderson, and winner Steven Hendrickson. In the 600 restricted I talked to runner up Liam Ryan who was really candid and open about his night and the winner Chase Schmidt. In the 600 restricted I talked to first time winner Brandee Wood. 



Zach McCabe joins me to talk about his first win this past Saturday night at Skagit Speedway.










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