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Mr. DIRTcar Street Stock Champion Crowned For Second Straight Year

Weedsport,NY — Mr. DIRTcar Street Stock Champion Crowned For Second Straight Year Weedsport, NY – February 22, 2008 – By Tom Skibinski, DIRTcar Racing NorthEast PR Director With the start of the 33rd consecutive season of operation now officially underway, DIRTcar Racing NorthEast is ready to recognize a Mr. DIRTcar Champion in the UMP Street Stock division for a second straight year. The overall titlist in 2008 will be the driver finding the most success on tour as well as at a hometrack designated during the upcoming race season. “Last …

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Volusia Speedway Park’s UMP DIRTcar Modified Winners Are Dreaming Of $12,000 Alltel DIRTcar All-Star Prize

Concord, NC — Fans Can Vote For Their Favorite Modified Driver Until March 16 At Receiving a $12,000 check is a big deal for any short-track racer. But for a driver who toils in the UMP DIRTcar Modified division, it’s a really big deal. Just ask any of the six drivers who won a UMP DIRTcar Modified feature during the recent Alltel DIRTcar Nationals at Volusia Speedway Park in Barberville, Fla., a group that includes Jared Landers of Batesville, Ark. (the meet’s only two-time winner), Scott Drake of Webb …

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Bellinger Prepares for DIRTcar Big-Block Modified Assault on Cayuga County Fair Speedway

Weedsport, NY — Weedsport, NY – February 21, 2008 – By Dan Kapuscinski, DIRTcar NorthEast PR and Promotions Coordinator Rob Bellinger may only be an 18-year old SUNY Potsdam student, but he is already embarking on his second full season behind the wheel of a powerful DIRTcar Big-Block Modified. After an 8th place finish in the Cayuga County Fair Speedway point standings in 2007 in his no. 8 machine, Bellinger and team have purchased a potent H&H Motorsports Troyer mount and are poised to make 2008 a breakout season. “We …

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Veterans Billy Moyer (Super Late Models) & Ken Schrader (Modifieds) Emerge As Champions Of 2008 Alltel DIRTcar Nationals

Barberville, FL — Two titans of American motorsports added Alltel DIRTcar Nationals points titles to their already bulging resumes last week at Volusia Speedway Park. Short-track legend Billy Moyer rolled to a championship in the Super Late Model division, while NASCAR veteran Ken Schrader returned to his roots to capture the UMP DIRTcar Modified crown. Moyer, 50, of Batesville, Ark., completed an outstanding three-week, season-opening trip to the Southeast by running roughshod on the 37th annual Alltel DIRTcar Nationals. He won three of Volusia’s five Super Late Model A-Mains – …

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Ryan Newman Races From Volusia Speedway Dirt On Friday To 50th Anniversary Daytona 500 Victory On Sunday

Barberville, FL — Did Ryan Newman learn something on Friday night at the Volusia Speedway Park half-mile dirt track that helped him capture the Daytona 500 on Sunday? The evidence is clearly there. Only two days after the NASCAR star piloted his Alltel Wireless UMP DIRTcar Late Model to a 16th-place finish in the 37th Annual Alltel DIRTcar Nationals at Volusia Speedway Park, Newman was standing in Victory Lane at Daytona International Speedway celebrating the biggest victory of his career in NASCAR’s signature event. Newman competed on Friday night in …

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Billy Moyer, Jimmy Horton Win Alltel Volusia Finales, Now Fans Have Final Say In Alltel All-Star Online Contest

Barberville, FL — Billy Moyer and Jimmy Horton closed out the 37th Annual Alltel DIRTcar Nationals on Saturday night at Volusia Speedway Park with intense victories in front of packed grandstands. Now it’s the fans’ turn in the spotlight. With $12,000 on the line, they need to vote for their favorite Alltel DIRTcar Nationals winner at Voting will remain open until 11:59 p.m. on March 16, which is plenty of time to cast votes for any of the 18 different drivers who won a feature during the two-week kickoff …

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