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DIRTcar Racing Adding 410 Sprint Cars In 2009; Announces Contest To Develop Regional, National Point System

Concord,NC — DIRTcar Racing will add 410 Sprint Cars to its regional and national points lineup in 2009, awarding points in three regions and nationally. Plus, in a unique contest judged by DIRTcar Racing officials, the fan who can develop the best regional and national points system based on existing points structures at tracks around the country will be rewarded with a trip to the 2008 Vault World Finals at The Dirt Track @ Lowe’s Motor Speedway in Concord, N.C., to unveil the system. “At our Sprint Car summit last …

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DIRTcar Big-Block/Small-Block Shootout August 6 At Airborne

Weedsport, NY — August 3, 2008 – By Tom Skibinski, DIRTcar Racing NorthEast PR Director The entry list continues to grow for the Akwesasne Casino Big-Block/Small-Block Shootout on Wednesday, August 6 at Airborne Speedway. The current field for the 75-lap $3,000-to-win DIRTcar Modified event already includes invaders Tim McCreadie, Frank Cozze, Todd Stone, Keith Flach, Wayne Jelley, Vince Quenneville Jr., Bobby Santos III and Erica Santos. “The show went really well last year and we’re looking forward to the same kind of support next week,” said Airborne Promoter Mike Perrotte, …

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Dramatic Last Lap Pass Lands Stefanski Pro Stock Series Veach Memorial Win At Genesee

Batavia, NY — August 2, 2008 – By Tom Skibinski, DIRTcar Racing NorthEast PR Director Round three of the Hoosier Mr. DIRTcar Pro Stock Championship Series at Genesee Speedway came down to a regular Saturday night shootout between track point leaders Pete Stefanski and Mike Martin. But on this night it was anything but normal as the second and final lead change came with the checkered flag in hand and the leaders trading paint all the way home in the extended 35-lap full-fender finale. Just like it started, Stefanski led …

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Burley Captures Thrilling Mr. DIRTcar 358-Modified Victory At Ransomville

Ransomville, NY — August 1, 2008 – By Tom Skibinski, DIRTcar Racing NorthEast PR Director Two-time defending track points champion Todd Burley led only five laps but they came at just the right time as the Spencerport, New York native scored the biggest DIRTcar 358-Modified victory of his career Friday night in the 24th Alex Friesen Summer Nationals presented by Coors Light, Mighty Taco & Hard Copy Wholesale at Ransomville Speedway. Burley ran third with just a handful of circles remaining yet contact in lapped traffic between front runners Vic …

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UMP DIRTcar Racing Weekly Update: UMP DIRTcar Modifieds Headline American Heritage 101 At Brushcreek Motorsports Complex This Weekend

Evansville, IN — MAJOR FOR MODS: A race that has become one of the biggest in the country for open-wheel Modifieds will hit the track this weekend under the UMP DIRTcar Racing banner. The American Heritage 101 at Brushcreek Motorsports Complex in Peebles, Ohio – a unique event that offers its winner the option of accepting a brand-new American Heritage Harley Davidson motorcycle or $10,000 in cash – being co-sanctioned by UMP DIRTcar Racing for the first time. “It’s an honor for UMP DIRTcar to be involved with such a …

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Barnes Making Mark In Mr. DIRTcar Pro Stock Series

Weedsport, NY — July 31, 2008 – By Tom Skibinski, DIRTcar Racing NorthEast PR Director When a DIRTcar Championship Series event comes to your home track, its easy to get caught up in the excitement of formulating lap strategy, speculating about track conditions and ultimately envisioning that elusive trip to victory lane. Don Barnes is certainly looking forward to a return visit by the Hoosier Tire Mr. DIRTcar Pro Stock Championship trail to his weekly hangout on the Genesee County Fairgrounds, yet the Gasport, New York driver has only one …

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