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First Night Of The 23rd Annual DIRTcar Fall Nationals Complete

Six DIRTcar sanctioned divisions invade Federated Auto Parts Raceway at I-55   PEVELY, MO — Oct. 5, 2018 — After a rainout on Practice day on Thursday, October 4, the 23rd annual DIRTcar Fall Nationals commenced with a full day of Hot Laps, Qualifying and Qualifier Heat Races on Friday, October 5. The traditional season-ending weekend for national DIRTcar points is being held for the first time at Federated Auto Parts Raceway at I-55 (MO), located south of St. Louis in Pevely, MO. A total of 133 teams made the …

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Dave Marcuccilli Title Contender with Brewerton Win

by Bill Foley Entering Brewerton Speedway’s Hurricane 100 night of racing Dave Marcuccilli was 33 points behind Brad Rouse in the chase for the Mr. Dirt crown. With Marcuccilli winning his second series event in as many nights that gap might have been trimmed down just a bit more. Standing alongside his car in the pits the winner said, “These two wins definitely allowed me to close in a lot on Brad (Rouse). Now we’ll just have to see how Oswego goes as we prepare for next weekend in Brockville.” …

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Wight Bookends Brewerton’s Hurricane 100

CENTRAL SQUARE, NY — Oct. 4, 2018 — Larry Wight picked up the victory in the Hurricane 100 358 Modified Series event at Brewerton Speedway as a part of NAPA Auto Parts Super DIRT Week XLVII. Wight took advantage of Steve Bernier’s lap-98 miscue in turn two and drove on to win the 100-lap main event. A full field of 30 cars were led to the green flag by Wight and Michael Parent. Wight got the advantage on the outside and would go on to lead the first 35 laps. …

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23rd annual DIRTcar Fall Nationals REVISED Schedule of Events for Friday, October 5 –

#FallNats DIRTcar Racing and Federated Auto Parts Raceway at I-55 Officials have made the decision to cancel today’s (Thursday, October 4) scheduled Registration & Hot Lap sessions due to lingering rain and a forecast for more showers and thunderstorms throughout the afternoon and into the evening. The Revised Schedule of Events for Friday, October 5 is located below:       REVISED SCHEDULE FOR THE 23rd ANNUAL DIRTcar FALL NATIONALS Printable Version Friday, October 5, 2018 11:00 a.m.                               Pit Pass Sales Begin 11:30 a.m.                               Pit Gate Opens 11:30 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.            DIRTcar Registration …

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Dave Marcuccilli Captures Weedsport Speedway

By Bill Foley Dave Marcuccilli entered Wednesday nights’ 30-lap Mr. DiRTcar Sportsman Tour event facing a serious challenge, but shortly after the bell tolled midnight, the veteran driver was celebrating on Victory Hill after edging out Kevin Root and Andrew Smith. Marcuccilli said, “I really needed to make up points coming into tonight.  It hurt me this year as I didn’t follow the region.”  And with point leader Brad Rouse running the final 10 laps with a left front flat and finishing ninth Marcuccilli hoped it was enough to help. …

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Rudolph: In Charge at Weedsport

By Robby Knowles WEEDSPORT, NY – October 3, 2018 – Erick Rudolph scored his ninth career series victory in the NAPA Super DIRT Week Kickoff Party presented by Ferris St. Lawrence Radiology 358-Modified 100-lap main event at Weedsport Speedway Wednesday night. Tim Sears Jr. and Pat Ward rounded out the podium with strong finishes. With all the moistures put down in the last 48 hours, the track was fast and tricky as the cushion built up throughout the night. Pat Ward led the 31-car field to the green flag and …

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