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Series Big-Blocks Sign In Early At Charlotte

Concord, NC — November 3, 2010 – By Tom Skibinski, Super DIRTcar Series PR Director Five years have passed since the Big-Block Modifieds from the Northeast Super DIRTcar Series last circled The Dirt Track at Charlotte. A return engagement to the nationally acclaimed North Carolina oval will be the biggest yet as they contend for the overall Hoosier Tire-VP Racing Fuels Mr. DIRTcar Championship in the 4th Annual Lowes Foods World Finals Presented by Bimbo Bakeries and Tom’s Snacks on Nov. 4-6. With pit gates opening Wednesday for early entrance, …

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World Finals End 2010 Series In Charlotte

Weedsport, NY — October 30, 2010 – By Tom Skibinski, Super DIRTcar Series PR Director WHAT The Super DIRTcar Series returns to action for its 2010 Big-Block Modified finale as part of the 4th edition of the Lowes Foods World Finals Presented By Bimbo Bakeries and Tom’s Snacks at The Dirt Track at Charlotte, Nov. 4-6. Three straight days of trackside activity lead off Thursday with qualifying heats then continue Friday and Saturday with back-to-back 40-lap main events each paying $6,000 to win. Valuable points are on the line towards …

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Friesen On Fire For World Finals At Charlotte

Concord, NC — October 29, 2010 – By Kevin Kovac, DIRTcar Racing PR Stewart Friesen is the talk of the DIRTcar Big-Block Modified world. A personable 27-year-old Canadian with a hard-charging style and an emotional bent, Friesen has won more Modified features than any other driver in the Northeast this season. He’s been especially spectacular during the month of October, winning the prestigious SEF Small Engine Fuels 200 Presented by Ferris/Snapper/Simplicity Big-Block Modified Championship at the New York State Fairgrounds in Syracuse and nearly capturing the unsanctioned 49th annual Eastern …

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Blaney, Miley and Homan Buckle Up at Stampede – Steel City Stampede Race Report 10/24/2010

Blaney, Miley and Homan Buckle Up at Stampede Kelley, Force and Ruhlman Round Up $1,000 Sholtis, Hay, Weaver and Noland win too Sarver, PA (October 24, 2010) The 2010 Season at Lernerville Season has come to a close as another successful DIRTcar Round Up Steel City Stampede is in the books!  If you’re a friend of ours on Facebook or follow us on Twitter, you know that over 220 cars packed the pits on Friday Night.  As a result, the pits had to be expanded into the infield for the …

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Blaney, Miley and Homan Buckle Up at Stampede; Kelley, Force and Ruhlman Round Up $1,000; Sholtis, Hay, Weaver and Noland win too

Sarver, PA (October 24, 2010) The 2010 Season at Lernerville Season has come to a close as another successful DIRTcar Round Up Steel City Stampede is in the books! If you’re a friend of ours on Facebook or follow us on Twitter, you know that over 220 cars packed the pits on Friday Night. As a result, the pits had to be expanded into the infield for the first time in the 43 year history of Lernerville Speedway! That car count ballooned to over 300 Saturday Night as 90 Enduros …

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Sears 6th Series Win At BOS Earns Mr. DIRTcar Crown

Brockville, ONT — October 17, 2010 – By Tom Skibinski, DIRTcar Racing Northeast PR Director Just needing to start the feature race to clinch the overall Hoosier Tire-VP Racing Fuels Mr. DIRTcar Sportsman Championship on Sunday afternoon at Brockville Ontario Speedway, Tim Sears Jr. closed out a storybook season with his sixth series victory of the 2010 campaign in the headline ‘Global Warranty DIRTcar NE Fall Nationals BOB FM Radio 50’ finale. The second-generation driver from Clay, N.Y. fell one victory shy of tying the single-season tour win mark yet …

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Decker Wins BOS Battle, Johnson Wraps Up Mr. DIRTcar 358 War

Brockville, ONT — Oct. 16, 2010 – By Tom Skibinski, DIRTcar Racing Northeast PR Director *Rick Young Photo Big-Block stars dominated the small-block portion of the 2nd Annual Global Warranty DIRTcar Fall Nationals at Brockville Ontario Speedway on Saturday night with Billy Decker winning the 100-lap main event while runner-up Danny Johnson claimed his fourth overall Hoosier Tire-VP Racing Fuels Mr. DIRTcar 358-Modified Championship. Decker’s second straight 358-Modified tour victory earned the Unadilla, N.Y. driver $4,000 yet Johnson’s second-place tally was worth $2,500 and another $10,000 that will be awarded …

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Valade Wins Brockville, Jackson Crowned Mr. DIRTcar Pro Stock

Brockville, ONT — October 16, 2010 – By Tom Skibinski, DIRTcar Racing Northeast PR Director *Rick Young Photo It was a night of firsts Saturday at Brockville Ontario Speedway as Ghislain Valade captured his first Pro Stock Series win in the headline ‘Global Warranty DIRTcar Northeast Fall Nationals 50’ while full-fender veteran Louie Jackson held on to secure the overall Hoosier Tire-VP Racing Fuels Mr. DIRTcar Championship for the first time in his career. Both the race win and points title remained in doubt right up until the final checkered …

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Rain Postpones Brockville Fall Nationals Opener

Weedsport, NY — October 15, 2010 – By Tom Skibinski, DIRTcar Racing Northeast PR Director All racing activity scheduled during day one of the 2nd Annual Global Warranty DIRTcar Northeast Fall Nationals on Friday, Oct. 15 at Brockville Ontario Speedway has been cancelled due to rain. Originally slated to kick off today with a full-fender frenzy at ‘The Beast of the East,’ featuring the 2010 Hoosier Tire-VP Racing Fuels Mr. DIRTcar Pro Stock Championship Series 50-lap finale plus a 40-lap Street Stock race, the Pro Stock portion of the program …

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Turning Stone Extends DIRTcar NE Banquet Room Reservations

Weedsport, NY — October 15, 2010 – By Tom Skibinski, DIRTcar Racing Northeast PR Director With days counting down until the final event of the 2010 racing season, management at the Turning Stone Resort & Casino has extended the cut-off date for teams reserving rooms for the 35th Annual DIRTcar Racing NorthEast ‘Night of Champions’ Awards Banquet to OCTOBER 29, 2010 effective immediately. A number of rooms have been blocked off at both the Hotel Resort and The Tower in the name of “DIRTcar Racing” on Friday, Nov. 19 and …

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Third Straight SDW 358 Title For Decker At Syracuse

Syracuse, NY — October 9, 2010 – By Tom Skibinski, DIRTcar Racing Northeast PR Director *Jeremiah Fish Photo Open-wheel star Billy Decker continued his dominance of Super DIRT Week XXXIX on Saturday afternoon, scoring a third straight victory in the headline Hoosier Tire-VP Racing Fuels Mr. DIRTcar 358-Modified Championship Series ‘Salute To The Troops 150’ at the New York State Fairgrounds in Syracuse. Opening the trackside action Friday with a pair of 20-lap qualifying race victories on the famous fairgrounds ‘Moody Mile’ in both Big-Block Modified and 358-Modified divisions, the …

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Raabe Rallies In RWR Satellite Show

Elbridge, NY — October 8, 2010 – By Dave Medler, DIRTcar Racing Northeast Series Correspondent The winningest driver in the DIRTcar Sportsman ranks during the 2010 season, Chris Raabe out of Napanee, Ontario flexed his muscle Friday night at Rolling Wheels Raceway Park as part of the Super DIRT Week XXXIX satellite schedule. Raabe first chased down Hoosier Tire-VP Racing Fuels Championship Series points leader Tim Sears Jr. then ran down race long leader Ryan Susice all on lap 28 to grab the lead. Once out front Raabe drove away …

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D.J. Scores Dramatic SDW Win At The Wheels

Elbridge, NY — Oct. 8, 2010 – By Tom Skibinski, DIRTcar Racing Northeast PR Director For those fans making an early departure from Rolling Wheels Raceway Park on Friday night while Brett Hearn was leading the first 74 laps of the Pullen’s Truck Center 75 — shame on you. Especially with Danny Johnson hot on Hearn’s trail and $4,000 on the line for the winner of the annual Hoosier Tire-VP Racing Fuels Mr. DIRTcar 358-Modified Championship Series event scheduled in autumn during Super DIRT Week. Taking advantage of two lapped …

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Phelps Scores Small-Block Series Win At Brewerton

Brewerton, NY — Oct. 7, 2010 – By Tom Skibinski, DIRTcar Racing Northeast PR Director Fresh off setting fast time in the Big-Block portion of Super DIRT Week on Thursday afternoon at the Syracuse Mile, Jimmy Phelps maintained a torrid pace as he outlasted Matt Sheppard to score a convincing victory at Brewerton Speedway in the headline ‘Upstate Spray Foam 100’ held at night. Phelps swept past Sheppard in traffic on lap 56, then held back numerous challenges from ‘Super Matt’ during the second half of the 100-lapper to collect …

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