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Cayuga County Fair Speedway Hosts the Doctor’s Driving Clinic

Weedsport, NY – This year Cayuga County Fair Speedway is teaming up with the “Doctor” Danny Johnson to bring driver’s the inside look to everything you needed to know about racing! From Chassis set-ups to the ins and outs of driving essentials, the two-day clinic welcomes driver’s from every level of experience the opportunity to get one on one coaching from the “Doctor” Danny Johnson. With a career spanning over 30 years, Danny Johnson is notably one of the best dirt track drivers in history to date with over 297 …

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VP Spec Fuels Introduced In 2010

Newark, DE — March 2, 2010 – From Tom Skibinski, Super DIRTcar Series PR Director VP Racing Fuels, in conjunction with officials from the World Racing Group, DIRTcar Northeast Region and the Super DIRTcar Series, today announced the introduction of their exclusive “D” brand spec fuels for mandatory use by all Super DIRTcar teams effective April 1, 2010. “We had great success implementing the C12, VP110 and Motorsport 109 spec fuels in the U.S. and Canada last year,” said Jim Kelly, Regional Manager for VP. “Yet in an effort to …

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DIRTcar NE Showcased at Motorsports Expo 2010 on NYS Fairgrounds

Weedsport, NY — February 28, 2010 – By Tom Skibinski, DIRTcar Racing Northeast PR Director The DIRTcar Racing Northeast circuit will once again take center stage with participation by many of its cars and stars headlining Motorsports Expo ’10, March 13-14, in the Verizon Center of Progress Building at the New York State Fairgrounds in Syracuse. An all-pro line-up of Super DIRTcar Series drivers has been assembled just in time for the 24th Annual Motorsports Expo ’10 at the New York State Fairgrounds in Syracuse. Headed by defending Rite Aid …

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DIRTCAR NORTHEAST CENTRAL NEW YORK TRACKS OFFER SEASON TICKET PACKAGES, LOWER PRICES ON WEEKLY PROGRAMS

Weedsport, New York_ With the 2010 season less than two months away, the Central New York DIRTcar Northeast racing scene is beginning to buzz with excitement as it’s three member tracks, Canandaigua Speedway, Rolling Wheels Raceway and the Cayuga County Fair Speedway are hosting new and exciting schedules. DIRTcar is also taking the iniative as they have lowered the cost on many of their admission prices for the 2010 season. “I know that the economy is tough for our race fans and we’d like to give them a break when …

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Matt Billings Enjoys Race 101 Program In States

February 12, 2010 – By Craig Revelle, Finish Line Web Design ’09 Super DIRT Week Sportsman Champion Matt Billings began the new year embarking on a journey of opportunity. Making the 14-hour drive to North Carolina and the hub of auto racing, Billings attended the Race 101 press conference the last Friday in January to formally announce that he was selected as one of 15 scholarship winners from Race 101’s Racing School. The school is based out of Denver, North Carolina and all 15 scholarship winners attended the press conference …

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BRP Modified Tour Distributes Record Bounty, New President Named

Grove City, PA — February 1, 2010 — By Lou Long, BRP Modified Tour PR The BRP/Hoosier Tires Modified Tour closed out the 2009 season in fine style Saturday, January 30, at Big Daddy’s Speed Center in Grove City, PA. The Modified Tour distributed over $42,000, a record amount in cash and contingency awards, to the top 25 racers participating in the regional series. In addition, Ray Baselj, Modified Tour President, publicly announced a transition in the leadership of the non-profit sanctioning body. Rex King, Sr., claimed the largest share …

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DIRTcar Northeast Racing Into New Decade

Weedsport, NY — December 31, 2009 – By Tom Skibinski, DIRTcar Racing Northeast PR Director DIRTcar Racing is set to roll into another decade of speed already boasting 34 years of success around the Northeast circuit. Officially launched during the nation’s Bicentennial, 2009 marked the sixth straight season of operation under the World Racing Group umbrella with short-track stalwarts Brett Hearn, Dale Planck, Chris Raabe and Pete Stefanski capturing the coveted overall Hoosier Tire-VP Racing Fuels Championship crowns. Since its establishment in 1976, DIRTcar Racing NE has sanctioned both open-wheel …

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2010 Rolling Wheels Schedule Released

Weedsport, NY — Weedsport, NY – Ask and you shall receive!! In 2010, Rolling Wheels Raceway will open its doors with 10 times the ACTION in years past, as DIRTcar NorthEast headed up by General Manager Cory Reed dedicate their efforts into rebuilding events and attractions to the famed Elbridge, NY track. “We are excited about the schedule we have put together,” replied Reed. “It’s aggressive and has something for everyone. With roofs or with wings, with fenders or without, they will be featured at the Fast Track in 2010.” …

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DIRTcar Racing Northeast Classes Of ’09 Flourish

Weedsport, NY — December 10, 2009 – By Tom Skibinski, DIRTcar Racing Northeast PR Director With Motorsports Safety Systems/G-FORCE Rookie of the Year award winners Rich Scagliotta (Big-Block Modified), Jeremy Wilder (358-Modified), Robert Humphreys (Sportsman) and Harvey Arquette Jr. (Pro Stock) making their way under the spotlight in the annual ‘Night of Champions’ celebration, plenty of fresh faces were found in victory lane as the DIRTcar Racing Northeast circuit completed its 34th straight season of operation in 2009. Those same four touring divisions accounted for 60 first-time feature winners in …

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Gage Morin: Born Into The Motorsports Mainstream

Belleville, ONT — December 6, 2009 – By Jim Clarke, Clarke Motorsports Communications Cut him and his blood flows red, just like everyone else – but racing is in Gage Morin’s veins. The 17 year-old from St. Andrews West, Ontario was born into one of the best known motorsports families in south eastern Ontario, so there is no denying his natural connection to the sport. His grandfather, Ron Morin has owned and operated Cornwall Motor Speedway since 1980. His aunt Carol has been the track’s manager for the past 22 …

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2009 Mr. DIRTcar 358-Modified Championship Series Point Leaders

Weedsport, NY — December 3, 2009 – By Tom Skibinski, DIRTcar Racing Northeast PR Director The concept that consistency wins championships was reinforced once more by 2009 overall Hoosier Tire-VP Racing Fuels Mr. DIRTcar 358-Modified Champion Dale Planck as he surfaced as the fourth straight driver to finish up without a tour win. Placing 14th last year on the 358-Mod champ trail, Planck’s previous best finishes were 3rd in 2005 & 4th in ’03, the same year he scored two series wins. In his 10 tour starts this year, the …

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DIRTcar Shock Absorber Decal Program Builds Momentum

Weedsport, NY — November 30, 2009 – By Tom Skibinski, DIRTcar Racing Northeast PR Director In preparation for the start of the upcoming DIRTcar Racing season in the Northeast Sportsman and Pro Stock teams continue ongoing preparations for the 2010 season. In the midst of those is preparing for DIRTcar’s new Shock Absorber decal program. As a part of the program several manufacturer’s have submitted shock absorbers for participation, including AFCO www.afcoracing.com; Genesis www.genesisshocks.com; Bilstein www.bilstein.com and Pro Shock www.proshocks.com. Whether purchased new or using inventory from previous seasons, every …

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Dates Announced In 2010 Mr. DIRTcar 358-Modified Championship Series

Weedsport, NY — November 30, 2009 — By Tom Skibinski, DIRTcar Racing Northeast Series PR Director A trio of high-paying 150-lappers for Small-Block point chasers highlights the Hoosier Tire-VP Racing Fuels Mr. DIRTcar 358-Modified Championship Series currently locked into place for the 2010 race season. Back-to-back blockbuster shows at autodromes Granby and Drummond in September not only offer each winner a $10,000 top prize, a $5,000 bonus will be tacked on for any driver able to sweep the weekend DIRTcar doubleheader in Quebec. Returning stateside, the traditional Super DIRT Week spectacular …

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New Ownership At Can-Am To Continue Racing Under DIRTcar Umbrella

LaFargeville, NY — November 25, 2009 – By Craig Revelle, Finish Line Web Design Just days after announcing his plans to purchase Can-Am Motorsports Park from the Caprara family, new owner Tiger Chapman, a businessman from the Rochester, New York area, has made it clear that 2010 will be a great season at the track. Consistent rules, lower concession prices and an emphasis on filling the stands on a weekly basis are just a few items that Chapman will look to address as the new season approaches. “We had talked …

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