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Giovanni Scelzi Picks Up Pair of Top 10s During First Half of Ohio Sprint Speedweek

Giovanni Scelzi Picks Up Pair of Top 10s During First Half of Ohio Sprint Speedweek

Inside Line Promotions – ORRVILLE, Ohio (June 19, 2018) – Giovanni Scelzi is turning heads during the first half of Ohio Sprint Speedweek.

The 16-year-old has earned two heat race wins, a dash victory and a pair of top-10 feature finishes during the first four rounds of the nine-race Arctic Cat All Star Circuit of Champions spectacle. He currently ranks seventh in the Speedweek standings.

“I think it’s been pretty good,” he said. “I’ve made a few mistakes, but that’s how it goes. We’ve been fast everywhere so it’s been good.” Continue reading Giovanni Scelzi Picks Up Pair of Top 10s During First Half of Ohio Sprint Speedweek

Dominic Scelzi Produces Two Top 10s in North Dakota With World of Outlaws

Dominic Scelzi Produces Two Top 10s in North Dakota With World of Outlaws

Inside Line Promotions – MINOT, N.D. (June 19, 2018) – Dominic Scelzi captured a pair of top-10 finishes last weekend in North Dakota with the World of Outlaws Craftsman Sprint Car Series.

The action began on Friday at River Cities Speedway in Grand Forks during the Northern Tour. Scelzi went out late to qualify and ended up with the 18 th quickest time in his family owned, Roth Motorsports supported No. 41s.

“We were buried in the pill draw,” he said. “We went out third to last and it really hurt us. I think Brad Sweet was the only one who put down a great lap after going out late.” Continue reading Dominic Scelzi Produces Two Top 10s in North Dakota With World of Outlaws

Dominic Scelzi Earns Hard Charger Award During AGCO Jackson Nationals Finale

Dominic Scelzi Earns Hard Charger Award During AGCO Jackson Nationals Finale

Inside Line Promotions – JACKSON, Minn. (June 12, 2018) – Dominic Scelzi’s first event during his summer excursion to the Midwest was a success last weekend at Jackson Motorplex.

Scelzi posted a top 10 during preliminary action before garnering the Hard Charger Award for passing the most cars during the finale of the 40 th annual AGCO Jackson Nationals, a marquee event with the World of Outlaws Craftsman Sprint Car Series that showcased more than 40 competitors. Continue reading Dominic Scelzi Earns Hard Charger Award During AGCO Jackson Nationals Finale

Giovanni Scelzi Ready for Ohio Sprint Speedweek Debut This Weekend

Giovanni Scelzi Ready for Ohio Sprint Speedweek Debut This Weekend

Inside Line Promotions – FRESNO, Calif. (June 11, 2018) – Giovanni Scelzi is excited to embark upon his first career Ohio Sprint Speedweek this weekend.

Scelzi will drive for Bernie Stuebgen and the Indy Race Parts team in the Arctic Cat All Star Circuit of Champions spectacle, which showcases nine straight days of racing.

“Up to this point it’s just been me and Bernie,” Scelzi said. “We brought in a new guy so that takes some pressure off, which is really nice going into Speedweek. The goals are the same as every race; make every feature, be on the pace and hopefully run in the top half of the field.”

The action begins on Friday at Attica Raceway Park in Attica, Ohio, where Scelzi charged from 15th to fifth during his debut on May 25. Continue reading Giovanni Scelzi Ready for Ohio Sprint Speedweek Debut This Weekend

Giovanni Scelzi Produces First Career Top-Five Finish With World of Outlaws

Giovanni Scelzi Produces First Career Top-Five Finish With World of Outlaws

Inside Line Promotions – FAIRBURY, Ill. (June 6, 2018) – Giovanni Scelzi recorded his first career top-five result with the World of Outlaws Craftsman Sprint Car Series last weekend during only his eighth start with ‘The Greatest Show on Dirt.’

“It’s really huge,” he said. “Starting the season with the Outlaws in Las Vegas and then through California we struggled a bit. I felt like we got going better with Bernie Stuebgen at some of the All Star shows and that has carried over. It really boosts your confidence. It makes you feel like you belong with the best series in the world.” Continue reading Giovanni Scelzi Produces First Career Top-Five Finish With World of Outlaws

Dominic Scelzi Starts Summer Journey This Weekend at 40th annual AGCO Jackson Nationals

Dominic Scelzi Starts Summer Journey This Weekend at 40th annual AGCO Jackson Nationals

Inside Line Promotions – FRESNO, Calif. (June 5, 2018) – Dominic Scelzi begins his summer session in the Midwest this weekend when he will invade Jackson Motorplex during the 40th annual AGCO Jackson Nationals.

Scelzi and his family owned, Roth Motorsports supported No. 41 are scheduled to compete Thursday through Saturday at the recently reconfigured 4/10-mile oval in Jackson, Minn., during the $40,000-to-win World of Outlaws Craftsman Sprint Car Series event. Continue reading Dominic Scelzi Starts Summer Journey This Weekend at 40th annual AGCO Jackson Nationals

Dominic Scelzi Enjoys Opportunity to Compete With All Stars and World of Outlaws

Dominic Scelzi Enjoys Opportunity to Compete With All Stars and World of Outlaws

Inside Line Promotions – LAWRENCEBURG, Ind. (May 30, 2018) – Dominic Scelzi is grateful for an opportunity to venture east for a weekend of action with the Arctic Cat All Star Circuit of Champions and World of Outlaws Craftsman Sprint Car Series.

“It was cool to get the call to go race in good equipment with the McGhee Family,” he said. “I met those guys a couple of years ago and when the opportunity presented itself I jumped on it. I want to thank them for having me race for them.”

Scelzi drove the No. 11 sprint car of Max McGhee during a trio of races beginning last Friday at Attica Raceway Park in Attica, Ohio. He timed in second quickest in his group before a fourth-place finish in a heat race lined him up on the inside of the 10th row for the All Star A Main.
Continue reading Dominic Scelzi Enjoys Opportunity to Compete With All Stars and World of Outlaws

Dominic Scelzi Enjoys Opportunity to Compete With All Stars and World of Outlaws

Dominic Scelzi Enjoys Opportunity to Compete With All Stars and World of Outlaws

Inside Line Promotions – LAWRENCEBURG, Ind. (May 30, 2018) – Dominic Scelzi is grateful for an opportunity to venture east for a weekend of action with the Arctic Cat All Star Circuit of Champions and World of Outlaws Craftsman Sprint Car Series.

“It was cool to get the call to go race in good equipment with the McGhee Family,” he said. “I met those guys a couple of years ago and when the opportunity presented itself I jumped on it. I want to thank them for having me race for them.”

Scelzi drove the No. 11 sprint car of Max McGhee during a trio of races beginning last Friday at Attica Raceway Park in Attica, Ohio. He timed in second quickest in his group before a fourth-place finish in a heat race lined him up on the inside of the 10th row for the All Star A Main. Continue reading Dominic Scelzi Enjoys Opportunity to Compete With All Stars and World of Outlaws

Giovanni Scelzi Earns Career-Best All Star and World of Outlaws Results During Stellar Weekend

Giovanni Scelzi Earns Career-Best All Star and World of Outlaws Results During Stellar Weekend

Inside Line Promotions – LAWRENCEBURG, Ind. (May 29, 2018) – Giovanni Scelzi produced an eye-opening weekend with the Arctic Cat All Star Circuit of Champions and World of Outlaws Craftsman Sprint Car Series.

Scelzi, who was driving for Bernie Stuebgen, scored a pair of career-best fifth-place finishes during All Star events in Ohio before capping the holiday weekend by earning a career-best eighth-place result with the World of Outlaws in Indiana.

“It’s hard to go in figuring out what your expectations are,” he said. “We were a lot more prepared this time. I felt better going into last week than any week before. Going to new tracks is tough, but they’re all round.” Continue reading Giovanni Scelzi Earns Career-Best All Star and World of Outlaws Results During Stellar Weekend

Giovanni Scelzi Wins Opening Night of Peter Murphy Classic at Thunderbowl

Giovanni Scelzi Wins Opening Night of Peter Murphy Classic at Thunderbowl

Inside Line Promotions – TULARE, Calif. (May 22, 2018) – Giovanni Scelzi scored his first feature victory of the season last Friday when he bested more than 50 competitors to claim the opening night of the Peter Murphy Classic.

Scelzi kicked off the doubleheader at Thunderbowl Raceway by setting quick time in his group during qualifying on Friday. He then advanced from fourth to second place to earn a spot into the Sprint Car Challenge Tour dash. Continue reading Giovanni Scelzi Wins Opening Night of Peter Murphy Classic at Thunderbowl

Dominic Scelzi Returning to Stockton Dirt Track This Saturday

Dominic Scelzi Returning to Stockton Dirt Track This Saturday

Inside Line Promotions – TULARE, Calif. (May 21, 2018) – Dominic Scelzi is heading to one of his favorite tracks this Saturday when Stockton Dirt Track hosts a race.

Scelzi was victorious at the track in Stockton, Calif., last month when he bested more than 50 drivers to capture the Jimmy Sills Classic. It was his fourth career triumph at the track, which is tied for the most. Continue reading Dominic Scelzi Returning to Stockton Dirt Track This Saturday

Dominic Scelzi Tackling Peter Murphy Classic in Two Different Rides

Dominic Scelzi Tackling Peter Murphy Classic in Two Different Rides

Inside Line Promotions – FRESNO, Calif. (May 15, 2018) – Dominic Scelzi is climbing aboard a famed Roth Motorsports No. 83 sprint car this Friday during the opening night of the Peter Murphy Classic.

The Sprint Car Challenge Tour event at the bullring in Tulare, Calif., will mark Scelzi’s first time ever competing with Roth Motorsports, which has supported his family team for many years. Continue reading Dominic Scelzi Tackling Peter Murphy Classic in Two Different Rides

Giovanni Scelzi Seeking First Win of Season This Weekend During Peter Murphy Classic

Giovanni Scelzi Seeking First Win of Season This Weekend During Peter Murphy Classic

Inside Line Promotions – FRESNO, Calif. (May 15, 2018) – Giovanni Scelzi is climbing back into his family owned, Roth Motorsports supported No. 41 this weekend during the 5th annual Peter Murphy Classic.

Scelzi will invade Thunderbowl Raceway in Tulare, Calif., on Friday with the Sprint Car Challenge Tour and on Saturday with the King of the West-NARC Fujitsu Series. Continue reading Giovanni Scelzi Seeking First Win of Season This Weekend During Peter Murphy Classic

Giovanni Scelzi Enjoys First-Career Race in Central Pennsylvania

Giovanni Scelzi Enjoys First-Career Race in Central Pennsylvania

Inside Line Promotions – MECHANICSBURG, Pa. (May 8, 2018) – Although Mother Nature didn’t cooperate, Giovanni Scelzi was pleased with how his debut in Central Pennsylvania went last weekend.

Two of his three races rained out, leaving Friday’s Lucas Oil ASCS National Tour presented by SawBlade.com and United Racing Club event at Williams Grove Speedway as the lone opportunity to compete. Continue reading Giovanni Scelzi Enjoys First-Career Race in Central Pennsylvania

Dominic Scelzi Garners Podium Finish for Sixth Time This Season

Dominic Scelzi Garners Podium Finish for Sixth Time This Season

Inside Line Promotions – CHICO, Calif. (May 8, 2018) – Dominic Scelzi captured a podium finish last Friday to give him at least one top-three result during four of the last five weekends.

Additionally, Scelzi and his family owned, Roth Motorsports supported team have earned at least one top-five finish in five straight weeks and during six of the last eight race weekends. Continue reading Dominic Scelzi Garners Podium Finish for Sixth Time This Season

Giovanni Scelzi Posts Podium Finish During Debut in Indy Race Parts Ride

Giovanni Scelzi Posts Podium Finish During Debut in Indy Race Parts Ride

Inside Line Promotions – MANSFIELD, Ohio (May 1, 2018) – Giovanni Scelzi captured a podium finish during his debut with the Bernie Stuebgen owned, Indy Race Parts backed No. 71 team last weekend at Mansfield Motor Speedway.

“It was great,” Scelzi said. “We ran really good and were fast in every event.”

Scelzi kicked off the Sprint Car World Championship on Friday by qualifying 16th quickest out of more than 70 drivers. He then finished where he started – third – in a heat race to lock into the 12th starting position in an A Main. Continue reading Giovanni Scelzi Posts Podium Finish During Debut in Indy Race Parts Ride

Dominic Scelzi Wins at Keller Auto Speedway to Cap Stout Month

Dominic Scelzi Wins at Keller Auto Speedway to Cap Stout Month

Inside Line Promotions – HANFORD, Calif. (April 30, 2018) – April has been stellar for Dominic Scelzi, who earned his second feature victory of the season last Saturday to wrap up the month.

The win at Keller Auto Speedway was Scelzi’s second in his last five races and it marked his fifth podium finish in seven races this month in his family owned, Roth Motorsports supported ride. Continue reading Dominic Scelzi Wins at Keller Auto Speedway to Cap Stout Month

Dominic Scelzi Rallies at Ocean Speedway for Fourth Straight Top-Five Finish

Dominic Scelzi Rallies at Ocean Speedway for Fourth Straight Top-Five Finish

Inside Line Promotions – STOCKTON, Calif. (April 24, 2018) – Dominic Scelzi continued his consistency last weekend when he recorded a fifth-place finish and a 10th-place result.

The action began on Friday at Ocean Speedway in Watsonville, Calif., where Scelzi qualified ninth quickest to open the King of the West-NARC Fujitsu Series event. He then finished second in a heat race to lock into the 10 th starting position for the A Main. Continue reading Dominic Scelzi Rallies at Ocean Speedway for Fourth Straight Top-Five Finish

Giovanni Scelzi Earns Best Result of Season During Asparagus Cup at Stockton Dirt Track

Giovanni Scelzi Earns Best Result of Season During Asparagus Cup at Stockton Dirt Track

Inside Line Promotions – STOCKTON, Calif. (April 23, 2018) – Giovanni Scelzi posted his best finish of the season on Saturday at the Stockton Dirt Track, where he captured a runner-up result during the Asparagus Cup.

The event began with Scelzi guiding his family owned, Roth Motorsports sponsored sprint car to the second quickest qualifying time. He then advanced from fourth to second place in a heat race to earn a spot in the dash, which he won after starting on the pole. Continue reading Giovanni Scelzi Earns Best Result of Season During Asparagus Cup at Stockton Dirt Track

Giovanni Scelzi Caps Great Weekend With Podium Finish at Stockton Dirt Track

Giovanni Scelzi Caps Great Weekend With Podium Finish at Stockton Dirt Track

Inside Line Promotions – STOCKTON, Calif. (April 17, 2018) – Giovanni Scelzi scored his first top-five result of the season last Friday before topping that by earning his first podium finish of the year on Saturday.

The weekend began for Scelzi and his family owned, Roth Motorsports supported No. 41 team on Friday at Ocean Speedway in Watsonville, Calif., during a Taco Bravo Sprints show. Scelzi qualified third quickest, finished third in a heat race and ended third in the dash to line up on the inside of the second row for the A Main.

“The track was rough around the bottom and then the top blew off,” he said. “I was one of the first guys to find the top. I was up to fourth when I smoked a hole and almost turned it over. It bounced up on the right front and luckily sat back down.” Continue reading Giovanni Scelzi Caps Great Weekend With Podium Finish at Stockton Dirt Track