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Super DIRTcar Series Listed On RainedOut.com, Effective Immediately

Weedsport, NY — April 3, 2009 – By Tom Skibinski, DIRTcar Racing Northeast PR Director Joining DIRTcar Racing Northeast charter member tracks Canandaigua Speedway, Cayuga County Fair Speedway and Rolling Wheels Raceway Park in its fast-growing internet directory, RainedOut.com now has active listings for the Advance Auto Parts Super DIRTcar Big-Block Modified Series along with Mr. DIRTcar Championship Series for 358-Modified, Sportsman and Pro Stock divisions. For all registered users of RainedOut.com, this will be the quickest way to learn about race day decisions made and receive pertinent track information …

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RainedOut.com Provides DIRTcar Northeast Racers With Clear Answers

Weedsport, NY — April 2, 2009 – By Tom Skibinski, DIRTcar Racing Northeast PR Director Looks a little cloudy outside? Smell some dampness in the air? Its race day and you want to get to the track but it’s a long drive with the kids. The phone lines are all tied up and you need to know right now, is there racing? What can you do? If you are a registered user with RainedOut.com you would already know! By providing a cell phone number, or e-mail address if just as …

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Handful Of Mr. DIRTcar Championship Series Events Highlight April Agenda

Weedsport, NY — April 1, 2009 – By Tom Skibinski, DIRTcar Racing Northeast PR Director With a wet month of March finally behind race teams, April now stands to officially open competition towards the crowning of overall Hoosier Tire-VP Racing Fuels Mr. DIRTcar Champions in 2009, with five events scheduled among three open-wheel divisions. For the second straight year, Mr. DIRTcar Sportsman title contenders will begin their quest at Black Rock Speedway the first week of the month and follow up with round number two at Can-Am Motorsports Park the …

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Brenn, Plazek & Klapak Chosen For 2009 Northeast Hall Of Fame Inductions

Weedsport, NY — April 1, 2009 – By Tom Skibinski, DIRTcar Racing Northeast PR Director Popular New Jersey pilot Ken Brenn Jr., Canadian favorite Joe Plazek and National Champion Mike Klapak from Ohio will be inducted into the Northeast Modified Hall of Fame on Memorial Day Weekend ‘09. These three driving greats add their names to a growing list of Modified legends that was started in 1992 when the Hall of Fame was officially christened on the Cayuga County Fairgrounds in Weedsport, New York. The 2009 Induction Ceremonies will take …

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Mr. DIRTcar Sportsman Series Opens At Black Rock On April 4

Weedsport, NY — March 31, 2009 – By Tom Skibinski, DIRTcar Racing Northeast PR Director *Alex Bruce Photo The 2009 Hoosier Tire-VP Racing Fuels Mr. DIRTcar Sportsman Championship Series gets the initial green flag at Black Rock Speedway on April 4. Rolling out the red carpet first for defending Mr. DIRTcar Chris Raabe, the popular Yates County 4/10-mile clay oval located on Route 14A just outside the village of Dundee, New York welcomes back the top DIRTcar Sportsman teams to wine country in the heart of the Finger Lakes Region …

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Super DIRT Week XXXVIII 358-Modified Qualifying Schedule Kicks Off In April

Weedsport, NY — March 30, 2009 – By Tom Skibinski, DIRTcar Racing Northeast PR Director Kicking off in April, the schedule of qualifying races leading up to the Mr. DIRTcar 358-Modified Championship on Oct. 10 of Super DIRT Week XXXVIII in Syracuse, New York has been set with 19 tracks currently hosting over 60 events in 2009. The present-day format guarantees that automatic starting berths for the headline “Salute To The Troops” 150 will be earned by drivers competing only in DIRTcar-sanctioned events, while time trials on the Syracuse Mile …

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DIRTcar NE Rookie Reward Is Motorsports Safety Systems/G-FORCE Racing Gear

Weedsport, NY — March 25, 2009 – By Tom Skibinski, DIRTcar Racing Northeast PR Director Third time is certainly a charm for first year racers as Motorsports Safety Systems (MSS) and G-FORCE Racing Gear join forces with DIRTcar Racing Northeast for a third straight year, in 2009 continuing its partnership as the official sponsor of the DIRTcar NE Rookie of the Year program. Top DIRTcar NE Rookies will once again be honored at the annual ‘Night of Champions’ Banquet, with the season-ending event scheduled to take place in November. “We’re …

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Rougeux Outlines Busy Big-Block Modified Racing Schedule In 2009

Frenchville, PA — March 22, 2009 — By Marcie Barlow, Rougeux Motorsports PR Western Pennsylvania Modified team owner/driver Del Rougeux Jr. has outlined a busy schedule that includes three weekly tracks and several special events during the 2009 Northeast dirt track Modified racing season. Rougeux, 33, of Frenchville, Pennsylvania, will race weekly at DIRTcar-sanctioned Lernerville Speedway (Sarver, Pa.) on Friday and Tri-City Speedway (Franklin, Pa.) on Sunday, sandwiching trips to Sharon Speedway (Hartford, Ohio) in between. He will also compete in several additional tracks in the region, beginning with Hagerstown …

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Terrell’s “Drivin’ Route 5” Brings Pro Stock Teams Back To Western New York

Weedsport, NY — March 19, 2009 – By Tom Skibinski, DIRTcar Racing Northeast PR Director Pro Stocks have been an integral part of the weekly show at Genesee Speedway since the Mr. DIRTcar Championship Series was launched in 1995, and up until 2006 they comprised the top full-fender division at Canandaigua Speedway every weekend throughout the summer. With both tracks meeting halfway in 2009, a unique merger has resulted in a handful of special events scheduled at each site, with the title of “Terrell’s Potato Chips Drivin’ Route 5 Pro …

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History On The Horizon In First DIRTcar All-Star Weekend In Cayuga County

Weedsport, NY — March 14, 2009 ¬— By Tom Skibinski, DIRTcar Racing Northeast PR Director Summer has a destination. For the first time in history, the DIRTcar All-Star Weekend takes over Cayuga County Fair Speedway July 17-19 in Weedsport, N.Y., for a three-day racing party. A $20,000-to-win Advance Auto Parts Super DIRTcar Series 100-lap special caps three days of racing, concerts, fireworks, camping, infield parking and the best food in Central New York. Big-Block Modifieds, Sportsman Modifieds, Street Stocks and Pro Late Models all will take center stage during the …

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DIRTcar Download: March ‘Madness’ Moves In Across The Nation

Concord, NC — DIRTcar Download is your source for everything in DIRTcar Racing. Throughout the season, you’ll find weekly news, notes and track and driver spotlights from across DIRTcar Racing’s regions. Track Spotlight: Clarksville Speedway Gearing Up For Tuckasee Toilet Bowl Classic To most, a fresh-painted toilet bowl may not be considered a prized possession. That will undoubtedly change for one DIRTcar Late Model driver next week. The fifth annual ‘Tuckasee Toilet Bowl Classic’ is set to take place at Clarksville (Tenn.) Speedway on March 13-14. In its short history, …

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Autographs Abound For Advance Auto Series Stars At Motorsports Expo ’09

Weedsport, NY — March 5, 2009 – 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 ’09, March 14-15, in the Center of Progress Building at the New York State Fairgrounds in Syracuse. A handful of Advance Auto Parts Super DIRTcar Series drivers are scheduled to be in attendance for the 23rd Annual Exposition & Trade Show presented by the staff at Gater Racing Photo News, with the …

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DIRTcar Download: Marching Into the Madness

Concord, NC — DIRTcar Download is your source for everything in DIRTcar Racing. Throughout the season, you’ll find weekly news, notes and track and driver spotlights from across DIRTcar Racing’s regions. Track Spotlight: Southern New Mexico Speedway Melts March With DIRTcar Modified Action UMP DIRTcar Modified action already kicked off this month in warm Florida, and now it’s time for the division to get rolling for 2009 in the DIRTcar Western Region. The DIRTcar Winter Meltdown on March 5-8 at Southern New Mexico Speedway in Las Cruces, N.M., gives drivers …

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Hearn, Francis Earn Alltel DIRTcar Nationals Victories; 14 Drivers Seek Fan Support In Alltel All-Star Online Voting

Barberville, FL — Steve Francis and Brett Hearn, two of the most storied competitors in their respective divisions, wrapped up the 38th Annual Alltel DIRTcar Nationals By UNOH on Saturday night at Volusia Speedway Park by earning their first victories on the finale of the 12-day event. World of Outlaws Late Model Series star Francis, of Ashland, Ky., and Advance Auto Parts Super DIRTcar Series star Hearn, of Sussex, N.J., became the 13th and 14th different drivers to become eligible for the $10,000 grand prize, voted on by fans. There …

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