The New Champions
The Inside Story of Wisconsin Stock
Over 70 Drivers!
"Racing: The New Champions is a 58 minute home video on Central
Wisconsin Short Track Racing, primarily on Late Models, but also
including some street stocks. More than 70 drivers are featured,
with footage from at least half a dozen tracks. Among them, State
Park, Golden Sands, Marshfield, LaCrosse, Wisconsin Dells and
the Milwaukee Mile. CWRA, ARTGO and ASA racing are included,
with CWRA late models the bulk of the action.
Drivers include Dave Marcis, Dick Trickle, Tom Reffner, Mike
Miller, Jim Sauter, Bryan Reffner, Scott Wimmer, Kevin Cywinski,
Rich Bickle, Tim Sauter, Jim Weber, Joe Shear, Steve Carlson, Kirby
Kurth, Bobby Turzinski, Wayne Breitenfeldt, Rory Melbinger and many
The video is out of print, and the number of copies available is
limited (to about 1000). The home video version includes about 12
minutes of footage and interviews not included in the TV version,
which won documentary awards when it aired in 1997.
I guess the simplest way to describe the program is racers
talking racing. It's an interesting cross section of central