by Dan Johnson
Garages all around Central New York are in full thrash mode as racing season gets closer and closer.
Teams competing at Oswego Speedway have May 5 circled on their calendars as the gates to the Steel Palace swing open that day for its 62nd consecutive year of racing.
Teams, officials and fans alike are anxiously awaiting Opening Day No. 62 at Oswego Speedway as the supermodifieds and SBS classes headline a full summer of activity at the lakeside oval.
In those 62 years of racing, the Gioia family name has been around the speedway possibly more than any other family.