Local standout Tim Ellison broke through in a huge way, winning nearly every feature event he entered during the week at our hometown Seneca County Fair in Waterloo, NY. Ellison won three of six features, and took second in two others in the most successful week at the fair in recent memory. Kayla Peterman won the chain and go event, where Ellison was second, and Toby Wise won the Figure 8 feature. Kale Wilkins won the Junk Run.
Tim and Wayne Ellison join us in studio to talk about the upcoming Derby Swap Meet (March 16) at Paradise Speedway in Geneva, NY. Then we shift gears to Ty Michalek, who is getting ready for a run at Capital City Carnage in Topeka next weekend.
Wayne Ellison Jr. joins us to look ahead to the March 10 Swap Meet at Paradise Speedway. We talk with Tim Clark about the upcoming Capital City Carnage event, and then we finish with Jim Olin, with Finger Lakes Speedworld. The annual Mall Show will feature the Hall of Wreckers, welcoming demolition derby entries to the popular indoor racing and motorsports expo in Auburn, NY
We talk with the several promoters, on both the local and national level, overseeing events we’ll be working on in the coming weeks. In studio, Spinning Wheels’ Jeremy Gulley will be on hand, discussing SanFiippo with Wayne Ellison, who will direct the Clean Up Derby at Paradise Speedway. On the phone, we will talk with Johnny Gullo, of Stirrin Dirt Racing and Salt Lake City’s Halloween Havoc; Candice Jo, with Ultimate Derby and regarding Blizzard Bash, John King, with King’s Crash’em Smash’em and Brookfield Wheel Days and Jeremy Hejduk, with DerbyDog Productions and the Battle at the Border III.
We talk with Wayne Ellison and Chance Smith about being young guys in the sport of demolition derby, and follow up with Ellison regarding his swap meet at Paradise Speedway in Geneva this coming Saturday.