Utica-Rome Speedway Cancels Gnome Cup Due To Rain, Wet Grounds; Race Will Not Be Made Up

STIRLING, Ont. – August 14, 2016 – Officials with the Utica-Rome Speedway have cancelled Sunday’s third annual Gnome Cup for the Go Nuclear Late Model Series due to wet grounds and forecast for more rain this afternoon. With a limited number of event dates remaining in the 2016 season, the event cannot be rescheduled or made-up.

Details on points awarded will be announced in the coming days. The Go Nuclear Late Model Series would like to thank it’s fans, teams and competitors for their continued support of the series.

The Go Nuclear Late Model Series will return to action on September 16 and 17 at Mohawk International Raceway in Hogansburg, NY for the Mohawk Nationals and Richard Tenace Memorial. The series will also visit Weedsport Speedway on September 18. For a complete schedule of events, visit www.gonuclearlatemodelseries.com.  


Lap Sponsors - 3rd Annual Gnome Cup at Utica-Rome Speedway

Lap 1 - Surefoot Inc. (6th)
Lap 2 - Techniseal (18th)
Lap 3 - Unilock (17th)
Lap 4 - Ganesh Mohan (19th)
Lap 5 - Hi Line Gifts (10th)
Lap 6 - C Smith Machine Shop (15th)
Lap 7 – Brighton Speedway (3rd)
Lap 8 - Unilock (1st)
Lap 9 - Klotz Synthetic Lubricants Canada (14th)
Lap 10 - Guillevin International (7th)
Lap 11 - Tson Dang (10th)
Lap 12 – Mayhew Graphics (16th)
Lap 13 - King Landscaping (6th)
Lap 14 - Klotz Synthetic Lubricants Canada (11th)
Lap 15 - Techniseal (15th)
Lap 16 - Bellevue Fabricating (2nd)
Lap 17 - Klotz Synthetic Lubricants Canada (4th)
Lap 18 - Mix-Can Inc. (13th)
Lap 19 - CT Canada (12th)
Lap 20 - Klotz Synthetic Lubricants Canada (18th)
Lap 21 - Dynamic Diverse (14th)
Lap 22 - Surefoot Inc. (19th)
Lap 23 – Mayhew Graphics (22nd)
Lap 24 - Aqua Scape Inc. (2nd)
Lap 25 - C Smith Machine Shop (4th)
Lap 26 - Performance Auto (9th)
Lap 27 - King Landscaping (6th)
Lap 28 - Hi Line Gifts (14th)
Lap 29 - TriStar Pottery
Lap 30 - Action Imports (1st)

Hard Charger Award: Scott Jefferies Performance $50 Gift Card
Halfway Leader: Armour-All Products Tool Box courtesy of Dynamic Diversified

Go Nuclear! Late Model Series
3rd Annual Gnome Cup at Utica-Rome Speedway

Entry List
Car Number Name (Hometown)

3J Jeremy Wonderling (Wellsville, NY)
4z Laslow Hollyfeld (Fulton, NY)
8 Brian Down (Trenton, ON)
9k AJ Kingsley (Fulton, NY)
10 Chris Fleming (Auburn, NY)
12 Kyle Sopaz (Trenton, ON)
16 Aaron Jacobs (Frankford, NY)
18 Brandon Ford (Cato, NY)
18e Bill Eisele (Watertown, NY)
18w Mike Wonderling (Scio, NY)
25 Greg Belyea (Stirling, ON)
28* Alan Fink (Central Square, NY)
38 Jason Parkhurst (Fulton, NY)
42 Adam Nayler (Wooler, ON)
46 Brandon Mowat (Brighton, ON)
57 Charlie Sandercock (Trenton, ON)
60 Norm Mayhew (Lakeport, ON)
81 Bret Belden (West Edmeston, NY)
91 Chad Homan (Macedon, NY)
92 Adam Turner (Picton, ON)
118 Dale Caswell (West Monroe, NY)
125 Chuck Meyers (Casterland, NY)
160 Johnny Hill (Hastings, NY)
311 Sam Pennachio (Niagara Falls, ON)

SEASON WINNERS: John Waters – 2 (Utica-Rome Speedway on April 24, Ohsweken Speedway on July 25); Charlie Sandercock – 2 (Brighton Speedway on June 25, Cornwall Motor Speedway on July 3); Brandon Mowat – 1 (Humberstone Speedway on July 24)

Website: www.gonuclearlatemodelseries.com
Facebook: facebook.com/gonuclearlatemodelseries
Twitter: @GoNuclearSeries

About Humber Nurseries: Humber Nurseries is Ontario’s largest all season garden centre. Humber Nurseries is located on 24 acres in the southeast corner of Brampton, Ont. with a 100-acre growing farm in Caledon East to support the demand for quality landscape plants that are locally grown and available at competitive prices. Humber Nurseries is an industry leader in the production and supply of annuals, perennials, ornamental grasses, herbs, and aquatic plants that are not commonly available elsewhere. Visit www.gardencentre.com for more information.

The Go Nuclear! Late Model Series is supported by several dedicated corporate sponsors including Excel Tower Service, Humber Nurseries, Gillee’s Heavy Truck Parts, Adam Nayler Plumbing, Dibbits Excavating, B Tech Concrete & Construction, Tenace Diversifeid, Tenacious Sound, C. Smith Machine Shop, Deerhaven Farm and Garden, Victory Motorcycles, Valley Automation and Control, Laguna Ponds, Guillevin International, Superior Crane, Klotz Synthetic Lubricants Canada, Beyea Headers, and Scott Jeffrey’s Performance.

About the Go Nuclear! Late Model Series: The Go Nuclear! Late Model Series is touring Crate Late Model series based in the state of New York. The tour typically runs 12-15 races each season from April to October to allow drivers the opportunity to travel with a competitive group of racers while maintaining their home track loyalty. For more information about the Go Nuclear! Late Model Series, visit

Media Contact: Clayton Johns Media