Friday, 24 November 2017

Tomkins09_Lismore_WEBLismore, AUSFebruary 7, 2009 – By Ben Graham, Dirt Modifieds Australia Media Liaison

Advance Auto Parts Super DIRTcar Series racer Gary Tomkins began his second Australian tour with a fighting fourth-place finish at the Lismore Speedway on Saturday night (Feb. 7). Tomkins has reunited with Australian racer Ray Klarich for a two-race campaign which will end with next Saturday night’s (Feb. 14) Roosters Cup round in Toowoomba. The Clifton Springs, New York veteran is driving the same Bicknell chassis ---powered by a Small-Block--- he campaigned during the 2007 Advance Series numbered 84, a car Klarich purchased at the end of that season.

Read more: Tomkins Scores Top-5 Finish In Return To Australian Tour At Lismore

JPhelps09_Maryb_2nd_WEBMaryborough, AUSJanuary 31, 2009 – By Ben Graham, Dirt Modifieds Australia Media Liaison

New Yorker Jimmy Phelps rounded out his two-race Australian campaign with a fighting second place finish on Saturday night (Jan 31) at the Maryborough Speedway. Competing in the opening round of the ‘Roosters Cup’ Series, Advance Auto Parts Super DIRTcar Series driver Phelps was high qualifier heading into the main event after some tough, three-wide racing early in the night.

Read more: Phelps Climbs Podium At Maryborough To Close Out Tour Of Australia

JPhelps09_Lismore2_WEBLismore, AUSJanuary 25, 2009 – By Ben Graham, Dirt Modifieds Australia Media Liaison

To say that Jimmy Phelps has had a frustrating start to his Australian racing campaign is an understatement. The Advance Auto Parts Super DIRTcar series standout returned to the Lismore Speedway for the second night of the Modified Masters event on Sunday only to sustain major damage early in his heat race, severely hampering his efforts during the night.

Read more: Qualifying Crash, Dry Fuel Tank Hamper Phelps In Modified Masters

JPhelps09_Lismore1_WEBLismore, AUSJanuary 24, 2009 – By Ben Graham, Dirt Modifieds Australia Media Liaison

Advance Auto Parts Super DIRTcar Series regular Jimmy Phelps had a tough introduction to Modified racing ‘Down Under’ on Saturday night (Jan 24) with persistent fuel problems hampering the performance of his JBR Motorsport Troyer entry. Phelps is competing in the inaugural ‘Modified Masters’ two-night event at the Lismore Speedway and is behind the wheel of the specially themed JBR Motorsport Troyer of Simon Jupe.

Read more: Phelps Forced To Overcome Fuel Issues In Lead-Off Event At Lismore

ESW08_Top3_Mod_WEBMiddletown, NYOctober 19, 2008 – By Tom Skibinski, Advance Auto Parts Super DIRTcar Series PR Director
*Bob Armbruster Photo (L-R) 3rd-Phelps, 1st-Johnson, 2nd-Hindley

Danny Johnson saved his best for last as he scored his first Advance Auto Parts Super DIRTcar Series win of the season Sunday afternoon in the 47th running of the Eastern States 200 Big-Block Modified Championship at Orange County Fair Speedway. Johnson’s fifth career win in the nation’s longest-running short-track event of its kind was the second straight for car owner Mike Petruska and DJ’s first DIRTcar victory of the season was worth $20,000 for the Atlas Paving no. J66 Behrent's Performance Warehouse/TEO Team.

Read more: Danny Johnson Gives Petruska 2nd Straight Eastern States 200 Modified Victory

ESW_OCF_Mod_Action_08_WEBMiddletown, NYOctober 18, 2008 – By Tom Skibinski, Advance Auto Parts Super DIRTcar Series PR Director
*Bob Armbruster Photo


The starting grid for the 47th edition of the Advance Auto Parts Super DIRTcar Series Eastern States 200 Modified Championship neared completion on Saturday as 24 more drivers made their way into the line-up for Sunday’s $20,000-to-win DIRTcar NorthEast Big-Block finale.

Read more: Six Qualifying Races Increases Eastern States 200 Starting Grid Four-Fold

Jeff_Heotzler_ESW08_Pole_WEBMiddletown, NYOctober 17, 2008 – By Tom Skibinski, Advance Auto Parts Super DIRTcar Series PR Director
*Bob Armbruster Photo

Defending champion Jeff Heotzler continued to set the pace at Orange County Fair Speedway on Friday afternoon as he bested 74 open-wheel entries to win the WLR Construction/Integra Shocks Fast Time Award for the 47th running of the Advance Auto Parts Super DIRTcar Series Eastern States 200 Championship.

Read more: Heotzler Captures Eastern States 200 Pole

RITEAIDVL101208aWSyracuse,NYOctober 12, 2008 – By Tom Skibinski, Advance Auto Parts Super DIRTcar Series PR Director
*Chris Dolack Photo


Frank Cozze has been coming to the New York State Fairgrounds landmark oval for 40 years. Sunday afternoon proved to be more than a happy ending for the Keystone State Modified veteran as he captured the biggest DIRTcar Modified victory of his career in the Advance Auto Parts Super DIRTcar Series Rite Aid 200 to close out the 37th edition of Super DIRT Week on the storied Syracuse Mile.

Read more: Frank Cozze Finally Captures Elusive Rite Aid 200 Crown

xxWard_Mod_NQ_WEBSyracuse, NYOctober 12, 2008 – By Tom Skibinski, DIRTcar Racing NorthEast PR Director
*Bill Moore Photo


Modified veteran Pat Ward was relegated to the last chance qualifier, then left no doubt as he led flag-to-flag to capture top honors Sunday at the New York State Fairgrounds in the Dig Safely New York Shootout on the final day of competition during Super DIRT Week XXXVII. Ward out-dragged front row Gypsum teammate Roy Bresnahan from his outside pole-position start on the first trip around the Syracuse Mile and led the entire distance in the 20-lap last chance qualifier.

Read more: Ward Dominates Dig Safely New York Last-Chance Modified Qualifier Sunday

zHEARN101009aWSyracuse,NY — The Advance Auto Parts DIRTcar Big-Block Modified Triple 20 qualifying heats held at the New York State Fairgrounds on Friday offered a glimpse of the new and the old --- for race fans attending the 37th edition of Super DIRT Week on the Syracuse Mile it was a chance to reminisce about what once was, what is now, and what may become in the seasons ahead.

Read more: Young & Old Savor Syracuse Advance Auto Parts Modified Triple 20s Victories

 

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