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Autodrome Drummond Adds Second DIRTcar Sportsman Race

CONCORD, NC – The DIRTcar Sportsman Modified North Region series will make an additional tour stop at Autodrome Drummond in Quebec on Saturday, May 5. Sportsman drivers in the north are invited to go head-to-head on the high speed half-mile clay oval. It will take 50 laps to decide the season’s second North Region points race. Saturday May 5 also kicks off Autodrome Drummond’s 68th season of racing competition. DIRTcar Sportsman drivers across the region are excited to make their mark on the historic speedway. To celebrate the season opener, …

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DIRTcar National Championships Headed to Federated Auto Parts Raceway at I-55

by Matt Prieur CONCORD, NC – March 22, 2018 – The annual DIRTcar UMP Fall Nationals, long a staple at Eldora Speedway (OH) in years past, will be heading west for the 2018 racing season under a new name. The newly rebranded 23rd Annual DIRTcar National Championships, the traditional season-ending weekend for national DIRTcar points, will be held at Federated Auto Parts Raceway at I-55 (MO) on Thursday, Friday and Saturday, October 4-5-6. DIRTcar Super Late Models will highlight the weekend of racing, joined by DIRTcar Modifieds, DIRTcar Pro Late …

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I-96 Speedway Added to Summer Nationals Schedule 

Brian Shirley at I-96 Speedway

4/10-mile dirt oval in West Michigan will wrap up two-race stretch in the Great Lakes State CONCORD, NC — March 19, 2018 — A final adjustment to the 33rd Annual DIRTcar Summer Nationals schedule was put into place with the addition of the I-96 Speedway on Thursday, July 12th. The DIRTcar Super Late Models and UMP Modifieds will wrap up their Michigan swing with a date at the 4/10-mile (0.400) high-banked dirt oval located east of Grand Rapids in Lake Odessa, MI. This event will be the first appearance at …

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Spano Container Presents Weedsport Speedway’s Sportsman Shootout Series in 2018

Weedsport Speedway

courtesy of Weedsport Speedway WEEDSPORT, NY — March 6, 2018 — Weedsport Speedway officials announced on Tuesday that Spano Container will be the new title sponsor of The Port’s Sportsman Shootout Series which will open on Sunday, May 20 as a part of the Ice Breaker 50 program alongside the DIRTcar Big Block Modifieds and the NY6A 600cc Micro Sprints. Weedsport’s Spano Container Sportsman Shootout Series will cover seven races at The Port with a minimum of $1,000 going to the winner of each series tilt. An overall series champion …

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DIRTcar Nationals Tuesday’s Portion Rained Out

DIRTcar Nationals Tuesday’s Program Rained-Out BARBERVILLE, FL — Feb. 13, 2018 —Night eight of DIRTcar Nationals at Volusia Speedway Park has been rained-out due to combination of heavily saturated grounds and an extended rain storm that hit the area on Tuesday and a forecast of continued rain well into the evening. The Super DIRTcar Series will begin their portion of DIRTcar Nationals on Wednesday, Feb. 14th. The final portion of the DIRTcar Racing Late Model program will be cancelled and not made up. The World of Outlaws Craftsman Late Model …

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Davenport Scores First Career Gator at DIRTcar Nationals

Davenport Finally Captures First Gator Trophy at DIRTcar Nationals BARBERVILLE, FL– Feb. 12, 2018– Jonathan Davenport dominated the first night of Late Model competition at the 47th annual DIRTcar Nationals at Volusia Speedway Park by leading flag-to-flag for all 30 laps of the feature event. Davenport smiled from ear-to-ear holding his first ever Gator trophy in Victory Lane at the historic half-mile. “You don’t know how much this gator [trophy] means to me,” said Davenport. “I’ve been wanting one of these things for so long. We’ve been close a few …

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