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This Week Ahead: Super DIRTcar Series Gears Up For Brewerton and Weedsport

By Mandee Pauch

WEEDSPORT, N.Y. – Sept. 12, 2016 – This Friday night Sept. 16th the Super DIRTcar Series will be making their first visit of the season to Brewerton Speedway. Last year it was Billy decker who won the McDonald’s 100 over Brett Hearn, Danny Johnson, Matt Sheppard and Vic Coffey. Decker swapped the lead three times with Hearn before taking the lead for keeps on lap 76 with a hammer down move in the fourth turn that brought him close to the retaining wall. He withstood three late restarts and a green-white-checkered finish to record his fifth series win of the season.

Read more: This Week Ahead: Super DIRTcar Series Gears Up For Brewerton and Weedsport

Autodrome Drummond Has Been Canceled

DRUMMONDVILLE, QUE. – Sept. 10, 2016 – The Super DIRTcar Series has been forced to cancel tonight’s festivities at Autodrome Drummond. Due to the high chance of wind and heavy rain in the forecast Mike Perrotte and track officials decided in the best interest of the teams and fans that they cancel tonight’s event.

“We were really looking forward to coming here. It’s a shame Mother Nature wasn’t on our side tonight. Thank you to the track for giving us the opportunity to try and get the show in,” said DIRTcar Series North East director Perrotte. “We looked at tomorrow as the rain date but there is a high chance of wind and rain into the early afternoon so we decided to cancel altogether. “

The series next stop will be at Brewerton Speedway this Friday Sept. 16th then to Weedsport Speedway on Saturday, Sept. 17th.

This Week Ahead: Super DIRTcar Series Heads Back to Canada

Makes their final trip of the year to Quebec

By Mandee Pauch

WEEDSPORT, N.Y. – Sept. 7, 2016 – This weekend the Super DIRTcar Series makes their trek back into Canada. With all of the DIRTcar home track points rapped up for the 2016 season the series will now move to weekend racing. The series first stop will be on Friday, Sept. 9th at Le RPM Speedway and then on Saturday, Sept. 10th at Autodrome Drummond.

Friday night will be the Super DIRTcar Series first ever visit to Le RPM Speedway.

Read more: This Week Ahead: Super DIRTcar Series Heads Back to Canada

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This Week Ahead: Super DIRTcar Series Gets Set for a Lucrative Holiday Weekend
The series heads to Lebanon Valley and Weedsport

By Mandee Pauch

WEEDSPORT, N.Y. – Aug. 28, 2016 – The Super DIRTcar Series Big-Block Modifieds will be back in action this week as they head to Lebanon Valley Speedway on Thursday, Sept. 1 paying a hefty $17,500 to the winner and to Weedsport Speedway on Monday, Sept. 5 paying $7,500 to the winner for a lucrative Labor Day weekend.

“We are all looking forward to a very big Labor Day weekend starting off with the prestigious Mr. Dirt Track USA race at Howie Commander’s Lebanon Valley Speedway and ending at a MAVTV televised event at one of the nicest tracks in the country, Weedsport Speedway,” said Mike Perrotte, DIRTcar North East Series Director.

Read more: This Week Ahead: Super DIRTcar Series Gets Set for a Lucrative Holiday Weekend

This Week Ahead: Decker Discusses His Season

Super DIRTcar Series is off until Thursday, Sept. 1

By Mandee Pauch

WEEDSPORT, N.Y. - Aug. 21, 2016 - Matt Sheppard and Stewart Friesen are leading the way in the championship standings but it's the "Franklin Flyer" Billy Decker who is currently sitting third in points hoping to gain ground heading into September.

As Decker looks to gain ground he tells us how his Page Trucking No. 91 team has been doing this season.

Read more: This Week Ahead: Decker Discusses His Season

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Super DIRTcar Series Doubleheader Makes For Racer’s Holiday For Fans and Drivers

Merrittville and Ransomville 100 lap events one week away

July 25, 2016 THOROLD, ONTARIO/RANSOMVILLE, NY - If there are two races that should be on everyone's racing calendars it's the first Monday and Tuesday in August at Merrittville and Ransomville Speedways with both DIRTcar facilities hosting the Big Block Modified Super DIRTcar Series - Monday August 1 st and Tuesday August 2nd.

"For race fans and race teams alike … the doubleheader is a great chance to take in all the attractions that Southern Ontario and Western New York have to offer while enjoying the excitement at the tracks each night," said (Merrittville Speedway GM) Erica Bicknell-Jones.

Read more: Super DIRTcar Series Doubleheader Makes For Racer’s Holiday For Fans and Drivers

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Rain Postpones Autodrome Granby

The event has been rescheduled to Wednesday, July 27

WEEDSPORT, N.Y. - July 25, 2016 - The Super DIRTcar Series race at Autodrome Granby scheduled for Monday, July 25 has been postponed and rescheduled for Wednesday, July 27. All times will remain the same.

"With the threat of severe storms and continual rain into the evening we have decided to cancel tonight's program and reschedule for Wednesday," said Mike Perrotte, DIRTcar NE Series Director.

This Tuesday, July 26, the Super DIRTcar Series is at Autodrome Drummond.

Read more: RAIN POSTPONES AUTODROME GRANBY

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Super DIRTcar Series Set for Big Stage at Eldora Speedway

Takes on the “Big E” after a decade absence

By Mandee Pauch

For the first time in a decade the Super DIRTcar Series Big-Block Modifieds will be making their way out west to "The Big E," also known as Eldora Speedway. The series takes on the historic half-mile track in Rossburg, Ohio, on Tuesday, July 19, and Wednesday, July 20. The Big-Block Modifieds will run a full series points event on Tuesday and an invitational event on Wednesday when it joins the NASCAR Camping World Truck Series.

"After a decade absence we are excited to return to Eldora Speedway for two big days of heart-stopping, ground-pounding action with the Big-Block Modifieds from the Super DIRTcar Series," said Super DIRTcar Series Director Mike Perrotte.

The series last competed at Eldora in August of 2006. It was the third trip for the series to the track. That night, Tim Fuller battled Billy Decker for the win. Fuller joined Brett Hearn and Danny Johnson as Eldora's only Super DIRTcar Series winners. All of the previous big-block modified winners at Eldora still follow the series and will be there to defend their titles. Read more: Super DIRTcar Series Set for Big Stage at Eldora Speedway

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Weedsport Speedway Adds Super DIRTcar Series Labor Day Spectacular

New Location for Super DIRTcar Series Event; New Date for Weedsport Speedway Event

WEEDSPORT, N.Y. - July 8, 2016 - Weedsport Speedway will welcome the Super DIRTcar Series Big-Block Modified tour for a Labor Day spectacular on September 5, 2016.

Construction delays and discussions with Central New York Raceway Park officials freed up the Super DIRTcar Series Labor Day event, which Weedsport quickly picked up in order to transform a previously scheduled non-series event into a bigger and better event for all involved.

Read more: Weedsport Added to 2016 Schedule

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This Week Ahead: Fuller Leads the Way

Four Teams - Three Races - Fifteen Points

WEEDSPORT, N.Y. - July 3, 2016 - The Super DIRTcar Series Big-Block Modifieds continue to roll into the busy month of July as the series tackles three races in the upcoming week.

Today, Sunday, July 3, the big blocks roll into Utica-Rome Speedway and then head east to take on Albany-Saratoga Speedway on Wednesday, July 6 for the previously rescheduled Brett Hearn's 'The Big Show 8' before heading north to take on Mohawk Raceway on Thursday, July 7.

Read more: This Week Ahead: Fuller Leads

 

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