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DIRTcar Northeast Series invade Mohawk International Raceway Sept. 13 and 14

Small block track champion Billy Dunn aiming for the win in the Super DIRTcar Series feature Saturday AKWESASNE, N. Y. – In one of the final weekends before NAPA Auto Parts Super DIRT Week XLII, the four DIRTcar Northeast series are invading Mohawk International Raceway Friday and Saturday, Sept. 13 and 14. The DIRTcar 358-Modified Series and DIRTcar Pro Stock Series hit the track Friday night, followed by the Big-Block Modifieds of the Super DIRTcar Series and the DIRTcar Sportsman Modified Series Saturday night. Currently third in Super DIRTcar Series …

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“Race Mania 9” at Autodrome Drummond features Super DIRTcar Series, 358-Modified Series, Pro Stock Series

Dale Planck hopes for another Drummond victory     WEEDSPORT, N. Y. – “Race Mania 9” is about to take over Autodrome Drummond, in Drummondville, Quebec, featuring three DIRTcar Northeast series. The weekend of racing kicks off Friday, Sept. 6, featuring the DIRTcar 358-Modified Series. The Super DIRTcar Big-Block Modified Series and DIRTcar Pro Stock Series take over the quarter-mile oval Saturday, Sept. 7. In July, the trip to Autodrome Drummond spelled victory for Dale Planck in the Super DIRTcar Series and Steve Bernier in the Sportsman Modified Series. Last …

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Hearn, Rudolph, Bernier, Yetman current leaders in Mr. DIRTcar point standings with three weeks to go

For third year, Mr. DIRTcar program supports local racers throughout the Northeast region WEEDSPORT, N. Y. – As the month of August rolls in, the local racing scene heats up and across the Northeast region many drivers are battling for top spots in point standings. In addition to track and series points, many local dirt track racers have been grappling for points in the Mr. DIRTcar Championship point fund. In its third year, the Mr. DIRTcar program pits local racers across the Northeast region against one another based on their …

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Matt Sheppard Hoping for Success at Quebec Super DIRTcar Series Races

Super DIRTcar Series and DIRTcar Sportsman Modified Series Racing at Drummond and Granby July 22 and 23 WEEDSPORT, N. Y. – Despite his points lead, three-time defending Super DIRTcar Series Champion Matt Sheppard is hoping to improve his performance in the Big-Block Modified tour as it travels to Quebec. Sheppard leads by just 12 points, and has yet to capture a series win. “Hopefully we can have a little bit of luck, and hopefully we can turn the series around a little bit,” Sheppard said of the upcoming races at …

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Wescott Leads All 35 Laps to Win First Career Pro Stock Series Feature

Local Street Stock Star Shows off His Ability in a New Ride MALTA, N. Y. – Wednesday, July 10, 2013 – It may be Byron Wescott’s first year in a Pro Stock, but he isn’t ready to back down to the best in the division. Wescott led flag-to-flag in Tuesday’s 35-lap DIRTcar Pro Stock Series race at Albany-Saratoga Speedway, beating the likes of Rob Yetman and Jocelyn Roy to the finish line. “I knew to just hold my line, and stay to the bottom, and make them go around me,” …

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Roch Aubin Takes Pro Stock Series Race at Cornwall

Cornwall Native Fends off Challenges from Lebrun, Bissonnette (Photo by Rick Young) CORNWALL, ONTARIO – Wednesday, July 3, 2013 – Despite difficult conditions posed by Mother Nature, local Cornwall Pro Stock driver Roch Aubin charged to Pro Stock Series win at Cornwall Motor Speedway Monday, July 1. A light drizzle hit the track just as the last feature race of the night took the green flag, but the DIRTcar Pro Stock drivers persevered and put on a thrilling show for the Canada Day crowd at the Ontario quarter-mile. Aubin started …

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Super DIRTcar Big-Blocks Kick Off Cornwall’s DIRTcar Weekend Blast

Four DIRTcar series invade Ontario for June 30 and July 1 Canada Day special CORNWALL, Ont. – June 21, 2013 – The Super DIRTcar Series is gearing up to headline the four-division Canada Day DIRTcar Weekend Blast on Sunday, June 30, and Monday, July 1, at Cornwall Motor Speedway. The premier Big-Block Modified series opens the action at the high-banked quarter-mile on June 30followed on July 1 by the DIRTcar 358-Modifieds, DIRTcar Sportsman Modifieds and DIRTcar Pro Stock series. Last year’s Super DIRTcar Series winner at Cornwall, Chris Raabe, made his way to his first Super DIRTcar Series Victory Lane behind the wheel of a small block. …

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Alain Brochu grabs DIRTcar Pro-Stock Series at Autodrome Granby

Local Racer Charges ahead of Veteran Yetman for First Career Series Win Granby, Quebec – Friday, June 21, 2013 – Martin Bélanger, DIRTcar Correspondent – It was the initial event of the DIRTcar Pro-Stock series at the beautiful Autodrome Granby as one local runner rose to the top of the 31-car field that travelled north to Quebec. Alain Brochu had a perfect night winning his feature and heat race. DIRTcar Pro-Stock Series contenders Rob Yetman and P. J. Peters were on the first row of the 31-car field for the …

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Pro Stock Series Kicks off in Quebec with Doubleheader June 21 and 22

Rob Yetman Gearing up for Series, Hoping for Hundredth Win WEEDSPORT, N. Y. – The DIRTcar Pro Stock Series kick off Friday, June 21, and with last year’s champion out of the running, it’s bound to be a battle to the finish for the full-fender field. The series takes Quebec by storm that whole weekend, running at Autodrome Granby Friday, June 21, and Le RPM Speedway the very next night, Saturday June 22. After a landmark year, claiming his hundredth Pro Stock win and another championship in the series, Joey …

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Cornwall Motor Speedway to Celebrate Canada Day in Style with Two Nights of DIRTcar Racing

DIRTcar Doubleheader June 30 and July 1 Features Four Traveling Series CORNWALL, ONTARIO – Monday, June 3, 2013 – Schedule changes at Cornwall Motor Speedway are paving the way for a spectacular Canada Day celebration at the eastern Ontario quarter-mile clay oval. DIRTcar 358-Modified, Sportsman Modified, and Pro Stock Series events originally scheduled to run at the speedway earlier this year have been postponed to Monday, July 1. Coupled with Cornwall’s Sunday, June 30, Super DIRTcar Series feature, these two consecutive race nights make for an action-packed holiday weekend. Due to inclement weather, the …

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DIRTcar Sportsman Modified and Pro Stock Series to Get Underway June 2 at Cornwall Motor Speedway

McPherson Hoping to Hold on to the Sportsman Championship as Drivers like Ladouceur and Power Rise in the Ranks   WEEDSPORT, N. Y. – Both the DIRTcar Sportsman Modified and DIRTcar Pro Stock Series are set to open Sunday, June 2, at Cornwall Motor Speedway with some significant changes to driver rosters set to shake up standings in 2013. The Sportsman Modified Series will continue its busy schedule soon thereafter with the DIRTcar Hall of Fame 60 race night Wednesday, June 5, at Rolling Wheels Raceway Park.   After battling …

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Familiar faces smile in Sheetz Victory Lane

Brian Swartzlander holds off Mat Williamson #78 The Apollo Rocket returns to Action Track Dominance Defending Champs Jared Miley & Corey McPherson dominate   Sarver, PA (May 17, 2013) Indelibly etched in the Lernervile Speedway record books as their respective divisions’ All Time wins leaders, future Hall of Famers Brian Swartzlander and Ed Lynch Jr. returned to familiar territory Friday Night by scoring their first feature wins of 2013.  Jared Miley also scored his first feature win of 2013 in defense of his 2012 Precise Late Model Track Championship and …

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Brett Hearn’s The Big Show 5 to Feature DIRTcar Pro Stock Series

Popular Event Promoted by Modified Star Upgrades its Pro Stock Race to Tour Event MALTA, N. Y. – April 11, 2013 – An upgrade to the DIRTcar Pro Stock division in Brett Hearn’s The Big Show 5 presented by Recovery Sports Grill is set to bring some of the biggest stars of the full-fender division to Albany-Saratoga Speedway. With the help of additional sponsor backing, the Tuesday, July 9, event, promoted by Modified star Brett Hearn, will play host to the traveling tour, the DIRTcar Pro Stock Series. “Those guys …

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Action-Packed Schedules Released for Super DIRTcar Series, DIRTcar Northeast Series

DIRTcar 358-Modified Series, Sportsman Modified Series at Le RPM Speedway and Super DIRTcar Series at New Egypt Speedway among Additions WEEDSPORT, N. Y. – February 7, 2013 – DIRTcar officials today released provisional schedules for the Super DIRTcar Series as well as the DIRTcar 358-Modified, Sportsman Modified and Pro Stock Series. The action-packed schedules feature some of racing’s longstanding traditions in the Northeast, such as NAPA Auto Parts Super DIRT Week XLII in Syracuse and the Eastern States 200 at the Orange County Fair Speedway, as well as some added …

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