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Heavy Alltel All-Star Voting Continues Through March 16 With Dave Hess Jr., Wayne Johnson Currently Atop Poll

Concord, NC — CONCORD, NC — Feb. 29, 2008 — With a couple of more weeks of online voting remaining at, UMP DIRTcar Modified driver Dave Hess Jr. caught and passed 410-Sprint Car driver Wayne Johnson for the lead of the Alltel All-Star contest, open to all 18 feature winners at the 37th Annual Alltel DIRTcar Nationals. The positions have tightened with Hess, of Waterford, Pa., and Johnson, of Mustang, Okla., neck-and-neck for the lead as fans of several drivers have pushed their favorite Alltel All-Star contender toward the …

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DIRTcar NE Pro Stocks Chasing Big Dollars

Weedsport, NY — February 28, 2008 – By Tom Skibinski, DIRTcar Racing NorthEast PR Director For the second straight season, DIRTcar Racing joins together with its sister sanctioning body United Midwestern Promoters (UMP) to provide a lucrative pool of point fund money — a grand total that is unmatched anywhere in the country today and slated to be paid out to national and state leaders in the UMP/DIRTcar Pro Stock division. An overall Hoosier Tire-Sunoco Race Fuels Mr. DIRTcar UMP Pro Stock Champion will be recognized for a 14th consecutive …

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Alltel All-Star Contest Heating Up With Modified Votes

Weedsport,NY — Weedsport, NY — February 25, 2008 – By Tom Skibinski, DIRTcar Racing NorthEast PR Director Residing in New Jersey and being ranked among the all-time winningest drivers in Garden State history are common threads that will forever link together Brett Hearn, Jimmy Horton and Billy Pauch. Throw into the mix New York State racer Dale Planck and the four share in common one more element and that is the chance to win $12,000 in just three more weeks! For one of these drivers to collect this lucrative cash …

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Volusia Speedway Park’s Dirt Late Model Winners Seeking Help From Fans In Pursuit Of $12,000 Alltel DIRTcar All-Star Prize

Concord, NC — Dirt Late Model stars Billy Moyer, Josh Richards and Clint Smith have thrilled thousands of fans across the country with their daring exploits on the track. Now, with the click of a computer mouse, their supporters can show some true appreciation for all the excitement they’ve provided. Moyer, Richards and Smith are in a race they can’t win simply with driving talent and technical expertise. If one of them is going to pocket $12,000 as the first-ever Alltel DIRTcar All-Star, the money will reach their bank account …

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Mr. DIRTcar Street Stock Champion Crowned For Second Straight Year

Weedsport,NY — Mr. DIRTcar Street Stock Champion Crowned For Second Straight Year Weedsport, NY – February 22, 2008 – By Tom Skibinski, DIRTcar Racing NorthEast PR Director With the start of the 33rd consecutive season of operation now officially underway, DIRTcar Racing NorthEast is ready to recognize a Mr. DIRTcar Champion in the UMP Street Stock division for a second straight year. The overall titlist in 2008 will be the driver finding the most success on tour as well as at a hometrack designated during the upcoming race season. “Last …

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Volusia Speedway Park’s UMP DIRTcar Modified Winners Are Dreaming Of $12,000 Alltel DIRTcar All-Star Prize

Concord, NC — Fans Can Vote For Their Favorite Modified Driver Until March 16 At Receiving a $12,000 check is a big deal for any short-track racer. But for a driver who toils in the UMP DIRTcar Modified division, it’s a really big deal. Just ask any of the six drivers who won a UMP DIRTcar Modified feature during the recent Alltel DIRTcar Nationals at Volusia Speedway Park in Barberville, Fla., a group that includes Jared Landers of Batesville, Ark. (the meet’s only two-time winner), Scott Drake of Webb …

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