SUPER DIRT WEEK DIGEST: Rolling Wheels to Stage Campers
Pre-ordered pit passes available for purchase online; Dig Safely, A-Verdi return
WEEDSPORT, N.Y. - Aug. 25, 2011 - In less than seven weeks the New York State Fairgrounds comes to life for the 40th Super DIRT Week. Among the thousands of fans who will converge on Syracuse Oct. 5-9 are hundreds of campers.
New regulations in New York have led to expanded camping options for fans, in particular at Rolling Wheels Raceway Park. Broadening the tradition of pre-Super DIRT Week camping has led DIRTcar to open Rolling Wheels Raceway's camping areas to the public for fans who would like to stay overnight with their campers awaiting entry into the New York State Fairgrounds.Read more: Super DIRT Week Update (Aug. 25)
Huge Payday Up for Grabs in Mr. DIRT Track USA on Thursday at Lebanon Valley Speedway
WEST LEBANON, N.Y. - Aug. 24, 2011 - As the fall months approach and the weather cools down, the action on the Big-Block Modified Super DIRTcar Series is heating up, with $17,500 on the line Thursday night as the Big-Block stars invade Lebanon Valley Speedway for the 33rd running of the Mr. DIRT Track USA, the ninth stop on the 2011 Super DIRTcar Series trail.
Read more: Big-Blocks Set for Lebanon Valley
Hearn Hits Milestone; 800 DIRTcar Wins
WEEDSPORT, N.Y.—August 11, 2011—The career of Brett Hearn is one that may never be recreated. The legendary driver has more Super DIRTcar Big-Block Series victories and championships than any other driver, has five Super DIRT Week big-block victories, fifty career track and series championships, and with a pair of wins last night at Fonda Speedway, now has an astonishing 800 career victories.Read more: 800 for Hearn
SUPER DIRT WEEK DIGEST: The excitement for Syracuse is growing
SYRACUSE, N.Y. — Aug. 10, 2011 — The start of Super DIRT Week XL is less than two months away, and anticipation for the historical 40th anniversary continues to build amongst the tens-of-thousands of race fans and race teams that will eventually take over the New York State Fairgrounds for the legendary event every Columbus Day weekend.Read more: Super DIRT Week XL Approaching
Australian Racing Superstar Charging to Success in Super DIRTcar Series
Britten working hard to learn, thrive in United States’ premier Big-Block Modified tour
SYRACUSE, N.Y. — June 27 — One look at the great drivers throughout the legendary history of the Super DIRTcar Series and three traits jump out at you. Those drivers have all shown dedication, passion, determination and pure drive to be the best, not satisfied with second place. After a fantastic start to his Super DIRTcar Series Big-Block Modified season, Peter Britten has the world of dirt modified racing buzzing, and shares those same traits with the legends that have come before him.Read more: Britten Charging to Success
Sponsors Increase Stakes at Brett Hearn’s ‘The Big Show III’ Tuesday night
Driver incentives added throughout Super DIRTcar Series Big-Block Modified special
MIDDLETOWN, N.Y. - June 18, 2011 - Brett Hearn's The Big Show III takes the green flag on Tuesday night at Orange County Fair Speedway, and track officials are excited to announce several special awards up for grabs throughout the Super DIRTcar Series Big-Block Modified action.
Read more: Sponsors Increase Stakes at Brett Hearn’s ‘The Big Show III’ Tuesday night
Super DIRTcar Series at a Glance: Big-Blocks Invade
Canandaigua Motorsports Park on Tuesday
CANANDAIGUA, N.Y. - June 10, 2011 - After a one-year hiatus, the stars of the Big-Block Modified Super DIRTcar Series return to Canandaigua Motorsports Park on Tuesday, June 14, for the inaugural Jan Corcoran Memorial. (Dave Dallesandro photo)Read more: Invading Canandaigua
Larry Fink Overseeing Track Preparation at Rolling Wheels, N.Y. State Fairgrounds
New role at DIRTcar tasks Central New Yorker with making sure venues ready to race
ELBRIDGE, N.Y. - May 25, 2011 - The Third Annual DIRTcar All-Star Weekend event on Sunday, May 29, at Rolling Wheels Raceway Park might be the season opener for the Big-Block Modified Super DIRTcar Series, but one thing competitors can look forward to is a new approach to preparing the racing surface.
Brett Hearn Charging Toward More Series History in 2011
Seven-time champ nears 800 wins going into All-Star event May 29 at Rolling Wheels
CONCORD, N.C. - May 13, 2011 - Trying to define Super DIRTcar Series star Brett Hearn is tough.
As a racer, the statistics speak volumes. He has seven Big-Block Modified championships with the Super DIRTcar Series. He's won at 47 different tracks. Even more impressive, he has 793 victories in his career. 793. It's tough just trying to grasp how one person can win so many races in such a competitive sport. (G.T. Smith photo)Read more: Hearn Making History