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Mid-Season Championship Night In The 2012 Books

By Ben Deatherage The Willamette Speedway returned to its normal routine on Saturday July 21st with all five regular classes on hand for Mid-Season Championship Night.  The historic 1/3 oval had the return of the DirtCar Super Late Models, USRA Modifieds, Sportsman, Classic Sportsman, and Mini Trucks in competition.  Also the Karts were in action on Friday July 20th for their third race of the current season which seen the best track of the year in which the track crew worked extremely hard to make it the widest it has …

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Ladouceur and Herbison win at Cornwall

Pro Stock Race Leads to Joey Ladouceur’s 99th Career Win; Sportsman Victory a Last-Minute Surprise for Chris Herbison With contributions from Martin Bélanger, Cornwall Motor Speedway PR Director CORNWALL, ONTARIO – July 23, 2012 – With back-to-back features Sunday, July 22, the DIRTcar Sportsman Modified and Pro Stock Series proved they were well worth the wait. Rain postponed both series races at Cornwall Motor Speedway on Saturday, June 3, but the delay did nothing to curb the excitement. DIRTcar Pro Stock Series, Round Three Defending Pro-Stock DIRTcar Series champion Joey …

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Penalties, July 13

Following the DIRTcar Big Block Modified event at Lernerville Speedway in Sarver, Pennsylvania on Friday, July 13th, 2012 the following penalties have been issued: Kevin Bolland – Suspended until December 31st, 2012 in accordance with rules as set forth in the 2012 DIRTcar Rule Book, including “rough driving”, “verbal abuse of a Lernerville Speedway / DIRTcar Official” and “use of two-way radio communication to driver”. Brian Swartzlander – Probation until December 31st, 2012 – “involved in an altercation with another competitor.”

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Back-to-Back Super DIRTcar Series Events in Québec

Brett Hearn Aims to Maintain Point Lead at July 23 and 24 Races GRANBY and DRUMMONDVILLE, QUÉBEC – July 19, 2012 – The Super DIRTcar Big-Block Modified Series travels to Quebec for back-to-back race nights Monday and Tuesday, July 23 and 24. Rounds five and six of the series will determine whether seven-time series champion Brett Hearn can maintain his current point lead against other Modified greats, like two-time consecutive champion Matt Sheppard, as well as some of the best local talent Québec has to offer.   Hearn, who just …

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