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Rick_Laubach_SDW09_WEBWeedsport, NYJanuary 5, 2010 – By Tom Skibinski, Super DIRTcar Series PR Director
*Gebhardt Racing Photo


After just one year away from the action down south, popular Pennsylvanian Rick Laubach is headed back to Florida in February for the 39th Annual DIRTcar Nationals By UNOH at Volusia Speedway Park.

Read more: Rick Laubach Ready For Florida Tour Return In February

32cVicCoffey_WEBSyracuse, NYOctober 3, 2009 – By Kevin Kovac, World of Outlaws Late Model Series P.R. Director

Vic Coffey has experienced the thrill of winning the world’s richest DIRTcar Big-Block Modified event – twice.

Maybe that’s why the 2008 World of Outlaws Late Model Series Rookie of the Year doesn’t have any butterflies floating in his stomach as he prepares to make another assault on the Rite Aid 200 Presented By Ferris & Snapper Mowers, which headlines Super DIRT Week XXXVIII, Oct. 7-11, at the famed Syracuse Mile on the New York State Fairgrounds.

Read more: Coffey In Quest Of 3rd Rite Aid 200 Triumph On Syracuse Mile

Matt_Sheppard09_WEBWeedsport, NYSeptember 3, 2009 - By Tom Skibinski, Super DIRTcar Series PR Director
*Brent Smith Photo


Matt Sheppard remains one of the hottest commodities on the DIRTcar Racing Northeast circuit in 2009.

Sheppard’s status as a pre-race favorite in the Super DIRTcar Series ‘Night of Champions’ at Cayuga County Fair Speedway on Sunday, Sept. 6 won’t waver a bit as he heads into the track Big-Block finale in quest of his first points title at the flagship facility in Weedsport, N.Y.

Read more: Points Parade Favors Sheppard In Cayuga Co. Super DIRTcar Series Show

Gary_Tomkins_09_WEBWeedsport, NYAugust 19, 2009 - By Tom Skibinski, Super DIRTcar Series PR Director
*Brent Smith Photo


One year has already passed since the Super DIRTcar Series last staged weekend Big-Block events back-to-back at Can-Am Motorsports Park and Cornwall Motor Speedway.

Read more: Tomkins Optimistic In Quest Of First '09 Super DIRTcar Series Victory

phelpsWeedsport, NYJuly 30, 2009 - By Tom Skibinski, Super DIRTcar Series PR Director
*Jay Fish Photo


It’s been exactly one year since Jimmy Phelps scored his last victory in the Super DIRTcar Series, so the trip back to Merrittville Speedway can’t come soon enough in his defense of the Wilkens Memorial at the storied Thorold, Ontario oval.

Read more: Phelps Ready For Return To Winner's Circle In '09 Super DIRTcar Series

Tommy_Flannigan_09_WEBWeedsport, NYJuly 28, 2009 - By Tom Skibinski, DIRTcar Racing Northeast PR Director
*Alex Bruce Photo


Economic times are tough, especially for those maintaining a competitive racing operation on the local short-track level.

Tommy Flannigan is proving to be even tougher as the second-generation driver from St. Catharines, Ontario is following one of the most ambitious schedules around the entire DIRTcar Racing Northeast circuit.

Read more: Flannigan Pointed In Positive Direction At Ransomville and Merrittville

Pete_Britten_FUL09_WEBWeedsport, NYJune 16, 2009 - By Tom Skibinski, DIRTcar Racing Northeast PR Director
*Mike Johnson Photo: Popular autograph signing Saturday at Fulton Speedway


Flying in from the land downunder for a three-race set over the past weekend, Australian V8 Dirt Modified Champion Peter Britten made his maiden voyage upover to the United States to take on some of DIRTcar Northeast’s best.

Read more: Aussie Peter Britten Ready To Return To DIRTcar Wars This Weekend

Peter_Britten09_WEBBrisbane, AUSJune 8, 2009 – By Ben Graham, Dirt Modifieds Australia Media Liaison
*Ben Graham Photo


With the Australian racing season now at an end, one driver is busy packing his bags in preparation for a trip that will take him half way round the world.

Australian V8 Dirt Modified Champion Peter Britten jets off to the United States on Tuesday (June 9) for a six-race tour in New York State. His first race will be at Can-Am Motorsports Park in LaFargeville on June 12.

Read more: Top Australian Peter Britten Bound For USA In DIRTcar Big-Block Modified

Keith_Flach_09_WEBWeedsport, NYJune 4, 2009 — By Tom Skibinski, Advance Auto Parts Super DIRTcar Series PR Director
*George Smith Photo


Keith Flach is in his third full season buckled in behind the wheel of a Big-Block Modified. 2009 will pose the biggest challenge yet, not only as he continues to face the stars of the Advance Auto Parts Super DIRTcar Series in select events, but when he takes on the best in the business this weekend in back-to-back tour events at both dirt and asphalt tracks.

Read more: Flach Faces Biggest Challenge Against Familar Advance Series Foes

BDR_Sheppard09_WEBWeedsport, NYMay 28, 2009 — By Tom Skibinski, Advance Auto Parts Super DIRTcar Series PR Director
*Brent Smith Photo


What a difference a year can make, at least after just one race in the Advance Auto Parts Super DIRTcar Series.

Yet when it comes down to chasing points on the DIRTcar Racing Northeast Big-Block Modified circuit, Matt Sheppard is once again locked into the same mud-slinging, bumper-banging season-long battle both at home and on the road.

Read more: Sheppard Making Big Tracks Towards Advance Series Big-Block Title

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