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Weedsport Speedway Hosts NAPA Super DIRT Week Kick-Off Party

358 Modifieds and Sportsman on the Card at Weedsport Speedway   WEEDSPORT, NY (September 25, 2018) – More than 100 DIRTcar Sportsman drivers have taken on Weedsport Speedway in 2018 with Dave Marcuccilli leading the way in the Spano Container Sportsman Shootout Series after six point paying events, with a champion officially being declared during the Wednesday, October 3 Super DIRT Week Kick-Off, presented by Ferris Industries. Since opening the series on May 20, Marcuccilli has claimed a series leading three main event wins on the season, including yet another …

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Utrica-Rome Speedway Kicks-Off NAPA Auto Parts Super DIRT Week

358 Modifieds and Sportsman Race for Fall Championship Points VERNON, NY- With Super DIRT Week XLVII just days away, that also means that the final event on the half-mile oval at Utica-Rome Speedway is upon us. This Tuesday, October 2, it will the return of the Super DIRT Week Pre-Game event that features the 100-lap $4,000 to win DIRTcar 358-Modified Series, the $3,000 to win Cole Cup for the 360 Sprints, plus the $1,000 to win DIRTcar Sportsman Fall Championship Series. Last year, this event saw some late race passes …

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Late Race Drama hands Kenny Gates Fonda Speedway Victory

FONDA, NY – September 22, 2018 – Kenny Gates took his first DIRTcar Pro Stock tour victory in 2018 on Saturday, September 22 after fifty laps of hard-fought green flag racing. Fellow Heat Race winners Pascal Payeur and Ivan Joslin finished second and third, respectively. However, the race was never a lock for Gates who went on to win by only .4 of a second. Shane Henderson took the lead on lap 1 and built fairly large margin over second place runner Chuck Dumblewski. Henderson lead appeared insurmountable without a …

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DIRTcar Sportsman Modified Weekend Recap 9/21-9/22

CONCORD, NC – September 24, 2018 – Mother Nature allowed the DIRTcar Sportsman Modifieds to get 5 out of 6 races in this past weekend September 21-22. Unfortunately, Le RPM was rained out on Friday, September 21. Brad Rouse wrapped up the Western Region Championship at Brighton Speedway’s two-day Applefest, but James M. Friesen kept him from running the table with a win in the second race of the weekend. The Central Region schedule concluded with Dave Constantino and Chad Edwards splitting the Fonda Speedway races in hard-fought victories. Kevin …

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Exciting New Format for Camping World 150

CONCORD, NC – September 22, 2018 – DIRTcar Northeast has revealed a new twist for the 358 Modified Camping World 150 on Saturday, October 6 during the 47th annual NAPA Auto Parts Super DIRT Week at Oswego Speedway. The added element is this: On or around lap 100, a 5-lap competition caution period will allow teams to pit for tires and fuel without being penalized laps. Drivers may decline to pit and will gain positions on those that choose to make the pit stop. Drivers that do pit will exit …

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Steve Bernier Best in the North

Steve Bernier Captures DIRTcar 358 Modified Tour Glory at Autodrome Drummond By Martin Bélanger Drummondville, QUE, CAN – Sept 22, 2018 – It was a hard-fought battle to the end at Autodrome Drummond as Steve Bernier continued his success in the month of September with his first win on the tour. The win secured him the DIRTcar 358 Modified Northern Region win and accompanying bonus points going into the combined tour races in October. Claiming a first win on the 358 DIRTcar teries in 2018, Steve Bernier was really happy …

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