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2010 Sportsman Series Competitor Notes – Super DIRT Week

Super Dirt WeekWeedsport, NY2010 COMPETITOR NOTES – SUPER DIRT WEEK ‘SUNY CANTON’ MR. DIRTCAR SPORTSMAN MODIFIED SERIES CHAMPIONSHIP
Mr. DIRTcar Sportsman Modified Series Championship (30-mile / 30-laps) – (Satellite Event Competitor Notes Included)
Mr. DIRTcar Sportsman Modified Series Event #11 – October 5th through 10th, 2010 – New York State Fairgrounds – Syracuse, New York

DIRTcar, Track Staffing and Contacts:
Gary Spaid 585-734-5959 aces2@frontiernet.net
Bob Dini 917-939-5417 bdini@dirtcar.com
Tom Skibinski 585-350-8997 tskibinski@dirtcar.com
Chip Burdick 315-778-3407 cburdick@dirtcar.com
Joe Skotnicki 704-796-4566 jskotnicki@dirtcar.com
Shane Andrews 315-725-3602 sandrews@dirtcar.com

New York State Fairgrounds and Rolling Wheels Raceway:
Roger Slack 980-939-4341 rslack@dirtcar.com
Cory Reed 315-834-6606 creed@dirtcar.com
Jeff Hachmann 315-834-6606 jhachmann@dirtcar.com
Gary Risch, Jr. 724-816-4524 grisch@dirtcar.com

Event Schedule and General Daily Schedule:
Super DIRT Week XXXIX Events Schedule: Oct. 5-Oct. 10, 2010
New York State Fairgrounds – Syracuse, New York
*All times and events subject to change.
DAY-DATE TIME EVENT
Tuesday-10/5
12:00 pm (noon) Ticket, Camping, and Pit Pass sales begin at entrance gate
12:00 pm (noon) “Early Bird” Tech Inspection Begins for all classes opens at gate 10 area

Wednesday-10/6
8:00 am Gates open for Campers and Haulers
9:00 am Inspection Begins for all classes (under main grandstand)

Thursday-10/7
8:00 am Pit Gates Open
8:00 am -10:00 am Inspection for all classes (under main grandstand)

Friday-10/8
8:00 am Pit Gates Open, Sportsman Inspection Open
9:00 am Mr. DIRTcar Sportsman Modified Series and DIRTcar Futures (Big Blocks and Pro Stock) Draw for Qualifying Position Opens – Location TBD
11:30 am Mr. DIRTcar Sportsman Modified Series Practice
3:00 pm Mr. DIRTcar Sportsman Modified Series Time Trials (2-laps, Top-24 Qualify)
10:00 pm Pit Area Closed
7:30 pm Mr. DIRTcar 358-Modified & Sportsman Series at Rolling Wheels Raceway.

Saturday-10/9
8:00 am Pit Gates Open, Pro Stock Inspection Open
9:20 am MANDATORY Mr. DIRTcar Sportsman Modified Series Drivers Meeting (in pit building)
10:00 am Pro Stock First Practice
10:30 am Mr. DIRTcar Sportsman Modified Series Practice
11:45 am Mr. DIRTcar Sportsman Modified Series Last Chance Qualifier
4:00 pm SDW XXXIX ‘SUNY CANTON’ Mr. DIRTcar Sportsman Modified Series Championship (30-mile / 30-laps)

Mr. DIRTcar Sportsman Modified Series Event Specific Rules:

Rulebook: 2010 Super DIRTcar / DIRTcar Rule Book – http://63.76.74.109/~/media/PDFs/062210_DC_NE_Rulebook.ashx

15.1.3 Carburetor
E.) Only a single conventional round type air cleaner housing will be permitted. Ram air, air box and/or heat shield type devices will not be permitted. The air cleaner must remain in place when the hood is removed.
F.) Air cleaners that provide ventilation through the top cover (such as the K & N brand) will be permitted.
G.) Air induction plastic carburetor insert and/or other devices that direct air into the air intake will not be permitted.
H.) Air diffusers will not be permitted.
Tires;

B.) Only Hoosier Racing Tires will be permitted in any DIRTcar sanctioned events. Hoosier (the tire manufacturer) will mark/stamp/brand all legal tires with specified compound and/or other specific DIRTcar designations as listed below for Super DIRT Week 39 only:
LF – 11/82-15 DIRT Hard (D400) RF – 11/82-15 DIRT Hard (D400)
LR – 11/87-15 (D50) RR – 11/90-15 RC-6

Fuel; Only ‘D’-type VP Racing Gasoline, the official fuel of DIRTcar will be permitted for competition. VP D-98 or a maximum octane will be the only specified fuel permitted at any sanctioned DIRTcar and/or Super DIRTcar Series event. In addition a maximum “94 octane, R+M/2” standard pump gasoline will be permitted. Blending of fuels or gasoline, including VP spec (including ‘D’) fuels of different octane will not be permitted. Alcohol, methanol, nitrous oxide, nitro-methane and/or propylene oxide will not be permitted. Fuel may be subject to inspection and testing at any time. Proof of purchase for the official fuel of DIRTcar may be required.

Series and Contingency Decals – Will be verified and must be present for payout of award. DIRTcar, Super DIRTcar, VP, Hoosier are mandatory. Other contingency decals are optional but payout is not guaranteed unless decal and product are present.

*** Payoff will be in the John Hill Media Center following the event or via U.S. Mail following the conclusion of the Event.

Super DIRT Week XXXIX Mr. DIRTcar Sportsman Modified Series Qualifying Procedures:
30 Car Field Maximum
All cars will draw a number from the track handicapper at 9:00am on Friday, October 8th, 2010. These numbers will be used to establish the order of time trials.
The top 12 in overall Mr. DIRTcar Sportsman Modified Series Series Championship Standings and any driver’s that have won Sportsman Championship Qualifying Races run prior to this event, the four (4) DIRTcar Sportsman Modified Regional Champions who earned starting positions throughout selected ‘Qualifying’ events, who do not qualify through time trials will be awarded starting positions in the Super DIRT Week XXXIX Mr. DIRTcar Sportsman Modified Series ‘30’. Positions 13-through-15 in the overall Mr. DIRTcar Sportsman Modified Series Championship Point Standings will be awarded non-paid provisional starting positions provided they do not qualifying through time trials. These driver’s must attempt to qualify through time trials and/or the consolation event(s) in order to maintain their guaranteed status for the event. Any guaranteed or non-paid provisional starter that has not qualified for this race will be added to the back of the 30-car starting field. Each ‘Qualified’ Driver must possess a valid DIRTcar Membership. The eligible driver’s for the ‘Qualifying’ positions will be posted at the Super DIRTcar Series trailer.
Time Trials – Any driver may only utilize one (1) car for time trials. The top twenty-four (24) starting positions (the first 12 rows) will be determined by time trials. Each driver will draw for time trial starting position.
The remaining six (6) positions will be taken from the Dig Safely NY Last Chance Qualifying race on Saturday, October 9th, 2010. In the event that the Last Chance Qualifying Race is forced to be cancelled, the 30-car field will be established from the time trial results.
In the event of inclement weather preventing any and/or all qualifying attempts, guaranteed cars will be lined up based on the overall championship standings in the Mr. DIRTcar Sportsman Modified Championship Series. Only pre-entered driver’s will be listed in this line-up.
The race will be based on a 100-point ‘Show Up Point’ schedule. Any driver that shows up and makes an attempt to compete in the Super DIRT Week XXXIX Mr. DIRTcar Sportsman Modified Series ‘30’ will receive 100-points toward the Mr. DIRTcar Sportsman Modified Series Championship.

Event Specific Rules / Race and Pit Procedures for the Super DIRT Week XXXIX Mr. DIRTcar Sportsman Modified Series ‘30’ (including Time Trials and the 30-lap Feature):
– Time trials will consist of two (2) consecutive green laps with the best recorded lap time being the time of record.
– The Super DIRT Week XXXIX Mr. DIRTcar Sportsman Modified Series ‘30’ will be a 30-lap / 30-mile race. Caution laps will not count. In the event of any adverse conditions and/or any unforeseen circumstances, caution laps may be counted and/or a time limit may be implemented.
– The original start will be side-by-side exiting turn four in the area of the VP Racing Fuels ‘Making Power Point’ (Blue VP Racing Fuel Barrels) until the green flag is displayed.
– All restarts will be single file exiting turn four in the area of the VP Racing Fuels ‘Making Power Point’ (Blue VP Racing Fuel Barrels).
– On the original start the front row and the leader on all restarts must maintain the pace established by the pace car and will be signaled to do so, on the one-way radio, if in the judgment of the Mr. DIRTcar Sportsman Modified Series Officials, the pace is not maintained a penalty and/or penalties may be issued.
– The leader is the control car on all starts and/or restarts.
– All restarts will be single-file with lead lap cars to the front – lapped cars will drop to the inside under caution and rejoin the field beginning after the last car on the lead lap in their order of running on the race track at the time of the caution.
– You may not lose a lap under the caution during this event.
– When the caution is displayed, get into single-file order, the line up will be signaled over the one-way radio.
– If at any time the red flag is displayed and competitors are signaled to stop due to a red flag condition, cars must come to a complete stop. After the field is stopped and is under control of the pace car, Mr. DIRTcar Sportsman Modified Officials, will instruct any vehicle not involved in the red flag incident that needs to pit for service, to pull up to the pace car prior to being released to the pit area on the one-way radio. Any car that pits during the red flag period will be required to restart at the tail of the field in their respective position. If any car heads to the pits without following the instructing over the one-way radio, a 1-lap penalty may be issued.
– The race may extend pass the advertised 30-lap distance and could end with a green-white-checker finish.
– One-way radios are mandatory.
– Cars breaking under green flag conditions may exit the race track at any pit entrance / exit. If leaving the track on the pit exit road on the backstretch, please use caution.
– When exiting the pits there will be a ‘Stop and Go’ official. If you exit pit road while being signaled to stop you may be issued a one (1) lap penalty.
– It is mandatory to have the following decals on the car (DIRTcar, Super DIRTcar Series, VP Racing Fuels and Hoosier) and the driver must have a VP patch on his uniform.
– To be eligible for other available contingencies you must run the decals. Included is a guided map for two available options to place decals on your vehicle.
– Immediately following the conclusion of the event, the first place car needs to go to the scale first, then we need second and third to the scales and to victory lane. Additional vehicles and/or competitors may be signaled to inspection over the one-way radio following the conclusion of the event.
– World Racing Group, Super DIRTcar and/or DIRTcar Officials reserve the right to alter the rules of this and/or any event, provided the competitors are given notice (in advance and/or over the one-way radio) due to any circumstance that require such a change or alteration.

Technical Inspection:
Be prepared for inspection at the New York State Fairgrounds when Technical Inspection begins on Tuesday, October 5th, 2010 @ 12:00 pm (Noon):
Please Note that Inspection on Tuesday, October 5th, 2010 will in the parking lot near Gate 10. On Wednesday, October 6th, 2010, Inspection will move underneath the main grandstand.
It is recommended that all racecars presented for pre-race inspection are empty of fuel for ease of fuel cell and system inspection.
Inspection to be prepared for:
Safety and General Inspection
Carburetor Inspection
General Body Inspection
Pre-Race Engine Inspection
Fuel Samples from Fuel Cell
Overall Inspection

Post Race Weights:
GM Crate 602 Crate Engine
Sportsman Modified = 2,450 lbs

*** Note: There will be post-race inspection in the designated inspection area at the Series Trailer / Technical Truck following the completion of Victory Lane Ceremonies.

Super DIRT Week XXXIX SUNY Canton Mr. DIRTcar Sportsman Modified Series Starting Field:
1.) Time Trials 2.) Time Trials
3.) Time Trials 4.) Time Trials
5.) Time Trials 6.) Time Trials
7.) Time Trials 8.) Time Trials
9.) Time Trials 10.) Time Trials
11.) Time Trials 12.) Time Trials
13.) Time Trials 14.) Time Trials
15.) Time Trials 16.) Time Trials
17.) Time Trials 18.) Time Trials
19.) Time Trials 20.) Time Trials
21.) Time Trials 22.) Time Trials
23.) Time Trials 24.) Time Trials
25.) Last Chance Qualifier 1 26.) Last Chance Qualifier 2
27.) Last Chance Qualifier 3 28.) Last Chance Qualifier 4
29.) Last Chance Qualifier 5 30.) Last Chance Qualifier 6

Super DIRT Week XXXIX – SUNY Canton – Mr. DIRTcar Sportsman Modified Series Championship Purse:
1 $4,000
2 2,000
3 1,000
4 700
5 500
6 400
7 350
8 300
9 275
10 250
11 240
12 230
13 220
14 210
15 200
16 200
17 200
18 200
19 200
20 200
21 200
22 200
23 200
24 200
25 200
26 200
27 200
28 200
29 200
30 200

SUNY CANTON SDW XXXIX Sportsman Championship
Special Awards
Sportsman 30 Lap Winner $4,000.00
Pole Award $500.00
Outside Pole $250.00
Hard Charger $250.00
Dig Safely New York Halfway Lap Leader $500.00
Rookie of the Race $500.00
NYSSCA Top Finishing Member $100.00
GATER Racing News Best Appearing Car Prize Package

2010 COMPETITOR NOTES ROLLING WHEELS RACEWAY – FRIDAY, OCTOBER 8, 2010
Mr. DIRTcar Sportsman Modified Series Event #10 – ‘Fast Track 30’

DIRTcar, Track Staffing and Contacts:
Chip Burdick 315-778-3407 cburdick@dirtcar.com
Gary Spaid 585-734-5959 aces2@frontiernet.net
Bob Dini 917-939-5417 bdini@dirtcar.com
Tom Skibinski 585-227-2939 tskibinski@dirtcar.com
Joe Skotnicki 704-796-4566 jskotnicki@dirtcar.com

Rolling Wheels Raceway:
Roger Slack 980-939-4341 rslack@dirtcar.com
Cory Reed 315-834-6606 creed@dirtcar.com
Jeff Hachmann 315-834-6606 jhachmann@dirtcar.com
Gary Risch, Jr. 724-816-4524 grisch@dirtcar.com

Event Schedule:
Friday, October 8th – Rolling Wheels Raceway – Mr. DIRTcar Sportsman Series – 30-laps

General Daily Schedule:
4:00 pm – Pit Gates Open, Transporter Parking, Teams Enter (Draw Begins), Inspection Begins
6:15 pm – MANDATORY Driver’s Meeting
6:30 pm – ‘Timed’ Hot Laps by Group
7:30 pm – Qualifying Races
TBD – Mr. DIRTcar Sportsman Modified ‘30’

Mr. DIRTcar Sportsman Modified Series Event Specific Rules:
Rulebook: 2010 Super DIRTcar / DIRTcar Rule Book – http://63.76.74.109/~/media/PDFs/062210_DC_NE_Rulebook.ashx

Note: This Event will have ‘Timed Hot Laps’ to determine the Qualifying Race Lineup.

Tires; B.) Only Hoosier Racing Tires will be permitted in any DIRTcar sanctioned events. Hoosier (the tire manufacturer) will mark/stamp/brand all legal tires with specified compound and/or other specific DIRTcar designations as listed below;
Front or Rear Tires;
1.) “DIRT Soft” 2.) “DIRT Hard”
1.) “M45” 2.) “D50” 3.) “D60”
Tire Size and Compound Designation:
1.) 11/87-15 M45, D50
2.) 11/90-15 M45, D60

Fuel; Only ‘D’-type VP Racing Gasoline, the official fuel of DIRTcar will be permitted for competition. VP D-99 or D-98 or a maximum octane will be the only specified fuel permitted at any sanctioned DIRTcar and/or Super DIRTcar Series event. In addition a maximum “94 octane, R+M/2” standard pump gasoline will be permitted. Blending of fuels or gasoline, including VP spec (including ‘D’) fuels of different octane will not be permitted. Alcohol, methanol, nitrous oxide, nitro-methane and/or propylene oxide will not be permitted. Fuel may be subject to inspection and testing at any time. Proof of purchase for the official fuel of DIRTcar may be required.

Mr. DIRTcar Sportsman Modified Series Event Specific Rules:
30 Car Field Maximum. (4 Provisional positions available to the 2010 Top-12 in championship points.)
Number of Qualifying Races will be based on the total number cars competing in the event. (8-lap qualifying races)
2 (or more) ‘B’-Features (10-laps) – Number of Transfers will be posted on the lineup board.
Top 12 Driver’s from qualifying will redraw for starting position in the feature.
The race will be on the 100-point schedule.

*** Payoff will be after the conclusion of the event, at the Super DIRTcar Series Trailer.

Event Specific Rules Continued:
– All starts are side-by-side until the green flag is displayed. The front row must maintain the pace established by the pace car and will be signaled to do so on the one-way radio, if in the judgment of the Mr. DIRTcar Sportsman Modified Series Officials, the pace is not maintained a penalty and/or penalties may be issued.
– All restarts in all races (qualifying, B-Main’s and or the Feature) will be double-file with lead lap cars to the front and take place near the exit of turn four as specified in the driver’s meeting. Single file restarts may be instituted at any time during any race at the discretion of the Series Director.
– The leader is the control car on all starts and/or restarts
– Caution laps will not count.
– If at any time the red flag is displayed and competitors are signaled to stop due to a red flag condition, cars must come to a complete stop. After the field is stopped and is under control of the pace car, Mr. DIRTcar Sportsman Modified Series Officials, will instruct any vehicle not involved in the red flag incident that needs to pit for service, to pull up to the pace car prior to being released to the pit area on the one-way radio. Any car that pits during the red flag period will be required to restart at the tail of the field in their respective position. If any car heads to the pits without following the instructing over the one-way radio, a 1-lap penalty may be issued.
– All races will end with a green-white-checker finish
– One-way radios are mandatory.
– When the caution is displayed, please get into single-file order, you will be signaled over the one-way radio when it is time to go double-file and/or restart single file.
– It is mandatory to have the following decals on the car (DIRTcar, Super DIRTcar Series, VP Racing Fuels and Hoosier) and the driver must have a VP patch on his uniform.
– To be eligible for other available contingencies you must run the decals. Included is a guided map for two available options to place decals on your vehicle.
– Immediately following the conclusion of the event, the first place car needs to go to the scale first, then we need second and third to the scales and to victory lane.

Technical Inspection:
Be prepared for inspection at Rolling Wheels Raceway Technical Inspection begins at 4:00 pm on Friday, October 8th, 2010 – (Bob Dini, Scott Fremouw):
Safety and General Inspection
Carburetor Inspection
General Body Inspection
Pre-Race Engine Inspection
Fuel Samples from Fuel Cell
Overall Inspection

Post Race Weights:
GM Crate 602 Crate Engine
Sportsman Modified = 2,450 lbs

*** Note: There will be post-race inspection in the located in the inspection area, following the completion of Victory Lane Ceremonies.

The current 2010 Mr. DIRTcar Sportsman Modified Series Standings will be posted after the Fulton Speedway event on Friday, October 1st, 2010:

Starting Field:
1.) Qualified 2.) Qualified
3.) Qualified 4.) Qualified
5.) Qualified 6.) Qualified
7.) Qualified 8.) Qualified
9.) Qualified 10.) Qualified
11.) Qualified 12.) Qualified
13.) Qualified 14.) Qualified
15.) Qualified 16.) Qualified
17.) Qualified 18.) Qualified
19.) Qualified 20.) Qualified
21.) B-Main Car 1 22.) B-Main Car 2
23.) B-Main Car 2 24.) B-Main Car 4
24.) B-Main Car 5 25.) B-Main Car 6
25.) B-Main Car 7 26.) B-Main Car 8
27.) Provisional 1 28.) Provisional 2
29.) Provisional 3 30.) Provisional 4

Mr. DIRTcar Sportsman Modified Series Purse:
1 $1,000
2 600
3 450
4 325
5 275
6 225
7 200
8 180
9 160
10 140
11 120
12 110
13 100
14 100
15 100
16 100
17 100
18 100
19 100
20 100
21 100
22 100
23 100
24 100
25 100
26 100
27 100
28 100
29 100
30 100

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