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DIRTcar 358 Series Back in Action at Airborne

The Highly-Anticipated Return of the DIRTcar 358 Modified Series to Plattsburgh Airborne Speedway Comes Tuesday, August 20 PLATTSBURGH, NY – August 17 – The best DIRTcar 358 Modified drivers in the Northeast will descend on the Northern New York town of Plattsburgh, NY this coming Tuesday, August 20. The $4,000-to-win 100-lap Feature is presented by Leary Restoration. The tale of the tape so far in 2019 has been the outstanding duel between Mat Williamson and Erick Rudolph.  So far Williamson has a leg up on Rudolph in the standings but …

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RUDOLPH TOPS WILLIAMSON IN UTICA-ROME DUEL

Erick Rudolph made a late-race pass to win the DIRTcar 358 Modified Series race at Utica-Rome Speedway VERNON, NY – July 21, 2019 – Third-generation Ransomville, NY driver Erick Rudolph outdueled the red-hot Mat Williamson to take home his first DIRTcar 358 Modified Series race of 2019. Rudolph came into the event with four top-five finishes in the first four Series events but finally broke through for the win at the half-mile Vernon, NY dirt oval. The Genoa Giant Pat Ward rounded out the top three. Ward drove up from …

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UTICA-ROME DIRTcar 358 MODIFIED SERIES SPECTACULAR

Round Five of the DIRTcar 358 Modified Series Goes Green at Utica-Rome Speedway Sunday, July 21! VERNON, NY – July 18, 2019 – The excitement and competition in the DIRTcar 358 Modified Series has been one of the top stories of 2019. After two successful doubleheaders to start the season, the Series returns to Utica-Rome Speedway on Sunday, July 21 for a 100-lap rumble on the big half-mile Vernon, NY oval. The event is a makeup from the May 16 event that fell victim to the weather.  A robust purse …

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DOUBLE TROUBLE

Mat Williamson Goes Back-to-Back in DIRTcar 358 Modified Series Action AKWESASNE, NY – July 15, 2019 – Mat Williamson, from St. Catherines, Ontario, has won three out of four DIRTcar 358 Modified Series races and two back-to-back. His unbelievable run continued at Mohawk Int’l Raceway as the No. 6 358 Modified parked in Victory Lane four times in four days in DIRTcar competition. ‘Machine Gun’ Billy Dunn was running Williamson down but ran out of laps and settled for second place. Star driver Erick Rudolph missed the podium by a …

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WILLIAMSON CONQUERS CORNWALL

Mat Williamson bested 31-car DIRTcar 358 Modified Series field at Cornwall Motor Speedway LONG SAULT, ON – July 14, 2019 – After letting a win slip through his fingers at Cornwall Motor Speedway last year, Mat Williamson had some extra motivation to park the No. 6 DIRTcar 358 Modified in Victory Lane this year. Williamson had to fend off major challenges from runner-up Mike Mahaney from King Ferry, NY who nearly passed Williamson on the final lap before a caution flag came out. Tim Fuller finished third and was reeling …

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Canadian/American North Country Doubleheader!

The DIRTcar 358 Modified Series continues the 2019 campaign at Cornwall Motor Speedway and Mohawk Int’l Raceway WEEDSPORT, NY – July 12, 2019 – The DIRTcar 358 Modified Series gets back to business with a special Sunday/Monday cross-border doubleheader. On Sunday, July 14 the Series checks in to Cornwall Motor Speedway, a quarter-mile high-banked bullring where the action never stops. Then on Monday, July 15, the team teams come back stateside to Mohawk Int’l Raceway. The points race is tight at the top so every pass and position is extremely …

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First at Fulton! Mat Williamson Makes a Statement With DIRTcar 358 Modified Series Win

DIRTcar 358 Modified Series finishes doubleheader at Fulton, Williamson, Rudolph, D. Johnson Top 3  FULTON, NY – June 27, 2019 – The Showdown at Sundown came down to two cowboys from the west. Erick Rudolph dominated most of the 100 lap DIRTcar 358 Modified Series race, but Mat Williamson, in the black and red No. 6, spoiled the Ransomville native’s night with dramatic pass on a late-race restart. Williamson was ecstatic to edge out rival Rudolph, who set the Billy Whittaker Cars Fast-Time Award for the second race in a …

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Tim Fuller Makes First Win in 2019 Count at Can-Am Speedway

Round one of the DIRTcar 358 Modified Series goes to Tim Fuller ahead of Erick Rudolph and Mat Williamson La Fargeville, NY – June 26, 2019 – Veteran Can-Am Speedway master Tim Fuller was not to be denied a trip to Victory Lane in the 60-lap DIRTcar 358 Modified Series lid lifter. The crowd of race fans gathered in La Fargeville, NY was treated to an incredible duel between Billy Dunn and the race-winner. Erick Rudolph, who started ninth, worked his way up through the field to finish in second. …

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Doubleheader to Launch DIRTcar 358 Modified Series

The Highly Anticipated DIRTcar 358 Modified Series Begins at Can-Am and Fulton Speedways WEEDSPORT, NY – June 20, 2019 – Is there a better way to kick off the DIRTcar 358 Modified Series than a doubleheader at two premier DIRTcar race tracks? On Wednesday, June 26, the Series travels north to LaFargeville, NY to take on “The Nasty Track” Can-Am Speedway for a $4,000-to-win, 60-lap rumble. Then the convoy of 358 Modified haulers will roll south to Fulton Speedway for the $4,000-to-win Showdown at Sundown. A highly competitive contingent of …

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DIRTcar Track Spotlight: Autodrome Drummond

DIRTcar Track Spotlight: Autodrome Drummond DRUMMONDVILLE, QUE – May 16, 2019 – Known as F1 of the Clay, Autodrome Drummond is one of the most legendary of all Canadian race tracks. Race cars have blasted around the Quebec speedway since 1951 where it was once a monstrous 5/8ths mile. Today, the passion of the DIRTcar fans in Quebec remains stronger than ever. In 2019 the stars and cars of the Super DIRTcar Series invade the half-mile Drummondville speedway on Monday, July 22. Last year, Series Champion Matt Sheppard and all-time …

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DIRTcar 358 Modified Series $4,000-to-win at Utica-Rome Speedway

Utica-Rome’s Mother’s Day Special Kicks off DIRTcar 358 Modified Series VERNON, NY – The newly unified DIRTcar 358 Modified Series rolls into Utica-Rome Speedway on Sunday, May 12, for a $4,000-to-win barnburner. The best of the best will strap on their Hoosier Racing Tires, fill up on VP Racing Fuel and blast around the monster half-mile speedway for 100 laps. DIRTcar 358 Modified Series races started at Utica-Rome Speedway in 1999. Bill Shea, who co-owns and promotes Utica-Rome Speedway with his wife Kim, is excited to bring the Series back. …

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Hoosier Racing Tire Increases Participation in Northeast DIRTcar Series Tours

Tires to be awarded to various competitors at events in all four series CONCORD, NC – April 18, 2019 – Long-time DIRTcar partner Hoosier Racing Tire has expanded the benefits of racing at DIRTcar-sanctioned race tracks and events as it plans to give away several tires to drivers who compete in Series races across the Northeast and Canada. Super DIRTcar Series and DIRTcar Northeast Director Dean Reynolds is excited about the enhanced partnership, “We are thrilled to have Hoosier add to their already tremendous involvement with DIRTcar to include all …

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Don’t Break Your Bank, Build Your Bank at Land of Legends Raceway

Record purse rewards drivers EVERY RACE, EVERY POSITION in Sept. 28 DIRTcar ‘Build Your Bank’ Challenge at Land of Legends Raceway Canandaigua, NY – April 5, 2019 – Tom Skibinski, Land of Legends Raceway PR On the brink of kicking off the 56th season of auto racing at Land of Legends Raceway, promoter Paul Cole has already laid the groundwork for a lucrative season-finale at the historic Ontario County Fairgrounds clay oval. The momentous DIRTcar ‘Build Your Bank’ Challenge for both DIRTcar Big-Block Modifieds and DIRTcar 358 Modifieds on Saturday, Sept. …

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DIRTcar Track Spotlight: Cornwall Motor Speedway

CONCORD, NC – April 4, 2019 – Cornwall Motor Speedway is one of DIRTcar’s strongest supporters. Their Hoosier Racing Tire Weekly Championship Sunday night show includes three DIRTcar sanctioned divisions. The 358 Modifieds, Sportsman Modifieds, and Pro Stocks race head-to-head every week at the Long Sault, Ontario oval. Some of the best up and coming stars in the northeast race weekly at Cornwall. Drivers and fans hope to ring in the 50th year of operation with another competitive and successful season in 2019. With three DIRTcar divisions, Cornwall Motor Speedway …

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