Tag: mohawk international raceway

Brockville Ontario Speedway Lands Mr. DIRTcar Championship Weekend

Brockville Ontario Speedway Lands Mr. DIRTcar Championship Weekend

• September 1, 2009

Weedsport, NY — September 1, 2009 – By Tom Skibinski, DIRTcar Racing Northeast PR Director The wait is finally over for Paul and Cheryl Kirkland. Now the long-time Brockville Ontario Speedway owners can go ahead with their often dreamed about plans to hold the biggest event in track history as the ‘City of the Thousand […]

Category: 358 Modifieds, DIRTcar NE Series

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Danny Johnson

Johnson Reunion Complete With Ransomville DIRTcar 358-Mod Series Win

• July 31, 2009

Ransomville, NY — July 31, 2009 – By Tom Skibinski, DIRTcar Racing Northeast PR Director New car, same result for a familiar face Friday night at Ransomville Speedway as veteran racer Danny Johnson was crowned champion of the 25th Annual Alex Friesen Summer Nationals presented by Coors Light and Hard Copy Wholesale. And it was […]

Category: 358 Modifieds, DIRTcar NE Series

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Tommy Flannigan

Flannigan Pointed In Positive Direction At Ransomville And Merrittville

• July 28, 2009

Weedsport, NY — July 28, 2009 – By Tom Skibinski, DIRTcar Racing Northeast PR Director *Alex Bruce Photo Economic times are tough, especially for those maintaining a competitive racing operation on the local short-track level. Tommy Flannigan is proving to be even tougher as the second-generation driver from St. Catharines, Ontario is following one of […]

Category: 358 Modifieds, Big Block Modifieds, DIRTcar NE Series

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Louie Jackson

Jackson Back In Action As DIRTcar Pro Stock Series Returns To MIR July 17

• July 15, 2009

Weedsport, NY — July 15, 2009 – By Tom Skibinski, DIRTcar Racing Northeast PR Director The 2009 Mr. DIRTcar Pro Stock Championship Series returns to action this week with the completely revamped Mohawk International Raceway returning to the tour in a big way. And MIR staple Louie Jackson would like nothing better than to take […]

Category: DIRTcar NE Series, Sportsman

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Pete Stefanski

Stefanski Captures 2nd Straight Jack Veach Memorial Pro Stock Series Show

• July 4, 2009

Batavia, NY — July 4, 2009 – By Rich Vleck, DIRTcar Racing Northeast Series Correspondent Last year Pete Stefanski used a final corner “bump-and-run” to capture the win. In this year’s Jack Veach Memorial, the defending Mr. DIRTcar Pro Stock Champion had everyone thinking that was his move, and then went sailing around on the […]

Category: DIRTcar NE Series, Sportsman

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Larry Lampman, Jr.

Lampman Last To Lead In DIRTcar 358-Mod Series Thriller At Merrittville

• May 18, 2009

Thorold, ONT — May 18, 2009 – By Tom Skibinski, DIRTcar Racing Northeast PR Director It took three extra weeks to find a winner in the Mr. DIRTcar 358-Modified Championship Series opener at Merrittville Speedway, and still one additional lap before officials could finally bestow the coveted crown on Monday. That was just enough time […]

Category: 358 Modifieds, DIRTcar NE Series

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Rich Scagliotta

Scagliotta Takes On Mr. DIRTcar Championship Trail In Top Two Divisions

• May 13, 2009

Weedsport, NY — May 13, 2009 – By Tom Skibinski, DIRTcar Racing Northeast PR Director Last month Rich Scagliotta made his first ever trip north of the border. A second visit to Canada comes next week after rain delayed opening round action in the Hoosier Tire-VP Racing Fuels Mr. DIRTcar 358-Modified Championship Series at Merrittville […]

Category: 358 Modifieds, Big Block Modifieds, DIRTcar NE Series, Sportsman Modifieds

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Rain Delays Mr. DIRTcar 358-Mod Series Opener To May 18 At Merrittville

Rain Delays Mr. DIRTcar 358-Mod Series Opener To May 18 At Merrittville

• April 25, 2009

Thorold, ONT — April 25, 2009 – By Dave Sully, DIRTcar Racing Northeast Series Correspondent With time trials, heat races and one consi in the books, rain reared its ugly head and forced track officials to reschedule the remainder of the Mr. DIRTcar 358-Modified Championship Series ‘Spring Sizzler 100’ at Merrittville Speedway. Saturday marked the […]

Category: 358 Modifieds, DIRTcar NE Series

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Rain Postpones Mr. DIRTcar 358-Modified Series Opener At Can-Am

Rain Postpones Mr. DIRTcar 358-Modified Series Opener At Can-Am

• April 18, 2009

Weedsport, NY — April 18, 2009 – By Tom Skibinski, DIRTcar Racing Northeast PR Director The 2009 Mr. DIRTcar 358-Modified Championship Series opener scheduled at Can-Am Motorsports Park on Saturday, April 18 has been postponed due to rain. A new date for the ’09 lid-lifter is expected to be announced by DIRTcar Racing Northeast series […]

Category: 358 Modifieds, DIRTcar NE Series

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Pro Stock Field

2009 Mr. DIRTcar Pro Stock Series Fan-Tastic In 15th Season

• February 20, 2009

Weedsport, NY — February 20, 2009 – By Tom Skibinski, DIRTcar Racing Northeast PR Director 425 laps in 10 races at 10 different tracks. At stake is the coveted title of overall Hoosier Tire Mr. DIRTcar Pro Stock Champion for the 2009 season and on the line are a couple thousand dollars along with bragging […]

Category: Sportsman

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Joey Ladouceur

Ladouceur On Course For Cornwall Mr. DIRTcar Pro Stock Series Stop

• August 28, 2008

Weedsport, NY — August 28, 2008 – By Tom Skibinski, DIRTcar Racing NorthEast PR Director Second-generation short-track standout Joey Ladouceur has been a fixture on the DIRTcar NorthEast UMP Pro Stock scene for the past decade. He joined his still active father, Laurent Ladouceur, to comprise the first father/son tandem that earned the group’s highest […]

Category: DIRTcar NE Series, Sportsman

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Mario Clair

Frenchman Clair Heads Mr. DIRTcar 358-Modified Revival At Mohawk

• August 21, 2008

Hogansburg NY — August 21, 2008 – By Tom Skibinski, DIRTcar Racing NorthEast PR Director The Mr. DIRTcar 358-Modified Championship Series had not visited Hogansburg, New York since 2004. The track was known as Frogtown Int’l Speedway then and Mario Clair was a budding Small-Block star. Four years later, Clair is still behind the wheel […]

Category: 358 Modifieds, DIRTcar NE Series

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Mr. DIRTcar Championship Series Events Heat Up August Nights

Mr. DIRTcar Championship Series Events Heat Up August Nights

• July 30, 2008

Weedsport, NY — July 30, 2008 – By Tom Skibinski, DIRTcar Racing NorthEast PR Director The 2008 Mr. DIRTcar Championship Series begins its stretch run for teams contending for the elusive overall titles in Big-Block Modified, 358-Modified, Sportsman Modified and Pro Stock classes. A dozen shows highlight the month of August with six title events […]

Category: DIRTcar NE Series

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New Era For Mohawk Intl Raceway Begins With Frogtown Finale

New Era For Mohawk Intl Raceway Begins With Frogtown Finale

• March 22, 2008

Hogansburg, NY — March 22, 2008 — By Jamie Davis, Mohawk Int’l Raceway PR The last deed for Frogtown International Speedway officials took place on Saturday night March 15, when five track champions and other racers were honored for the final time under the Frogtown banner at the 20th annual awards banquet held at the […]

Category: 358 Modifieds, Sportsman

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