Brachmann Wins & Is In Rite Aid 200

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Elbridge, NYOctober 10, 2009 – By Kevin Kovac, DIRTcar Racing PR

Chad Brachmann punched his ticket into the World’s Richest Big-Block Modified Race with a victory on Saturday night at Rolling Wheels Raceway Park.

The Sanborn, N.Y., resident captured the 25-lap DIRTcar Big-Block Modified ‘Win & You’re In’ feature before a standing-room-only crowd, earning himself $2,000 and the 47th starting position in Sunday’s prestigious Rite Aid 200 Presented By Ferris & Snapper Mowers at the nearby Syracuse Mile.
Adding more significance to Brachmann’s performance on a chilly fall evening, the triumph was his first-ever in Big-Block Modified competition at Rolling Wheels and was his first checkered flag anywhere in 2009.

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Rain Shuffles The Deck In Super DIRT Week Spectacular

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Syracuse, NYOctober 9, 2009 – By Tom Skibinski, DIRTcar Racing Northeast PR Director

Intermittent rain throughout the afternoon and extremely wet track conditions on Friday forced officials to cancel the program scheduled for day four of Super DIRT Week XXXVIII at the New York State Fairgrounds.

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2nd Straight Rite Aid 200 Big-Block Pole To Tim Fuller

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Syracuse, NYOctober 8, 2009 – By Tom Skibinski, DIRTcar Racing Northeast PR Director

North country standout Tim Fuller from Edwards, N.Y. continued at speed on the Syracuse Mile, capturing his second straight Integra Shocks Fast Time award Thursday to secure the pole-position start for the Super DIRTcar Series Rite Aid 200 Presented By Ferris & Snapper Mowers scheduled for Sunday at the New York State Fairgrounds. Fuller led off the third of five groups that took time and the 2004 Rite Aid Champion made the best of the washboard-like track conditions, winning the $2,500 American Traditions Motorsports Pole Award after touring the historic Syracuse Mile in a one-lap clocking of 30.300 sec. (118.812 mph).

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Rain Keeps Syracuse Mile Under Cover For One More Day

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Syracuse, NYOctober 7, 2009 – By Tom Skibinski, DIRTcar Racing Northeast PR Director
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Post card weather conditions a day earlier at the New York State Fairgrounds did a 360 overnight forcing an early cancellation of all track activity schedule on day two of Super DIRT Week XXXVIII on the oh so Moody Mile.

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

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Syracuse, 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.

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Sheppard Beats Rain To Score 2nd Straight Super DIRTcar Series Win Saturday At Rolling Wheels

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Elbridge, NYSeptember 26, 2009 – By Tom Skibinski, Super DIRTcar Series PR Director
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Three weeks earlier Matt Sheppard had paced the field for 87 laps at Rolling Wheels Raceway Park and came away empty. Saturday night Sheppard led the final 57 circuits and this time it was good enough to give ‘Super Matt’ his Super DIRTcar Series-high sixth win of the season as rain shortened the ‘World Series 100’ to 68 laps.

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Super DIRT Week ’09 Title Race Lap Sponsorship Remains For Modifieds

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Weedsport, NYSeptember 23, 2009 – By Tom Skibinski, DIRTcar Racing Northeast PR Director

Super DIRT Week lap sponsorship continues to be made available, yet only for the Big-Blocks and 358-Modifieds, as the richest DIRTcar Racing event in the Northeast quickly approaches.

Super DIRT Week XXXVIII is scheduled for Oct. 7-11 at the New York State Fairgrounds in Syracuse with thousands of dollars up for grabs in purses, product contingencies and special awards posted for all four classes.

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Sheppard Captures 5th Series Show In Great Canadian Tour Finale At Drummond

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Drummondville, QUESeptember 20, 2009 – By Tom Skibinski, Super DIRTcar Series PR Director
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Matt Sheppard had two strikes riding against him when he arrived at Autodrome Drummond on Sunday, yet he still came up swinging and never looked back on his way to scoring a tour-best fifth Super DIRTcar Series victory of the season and close out ‘Dream Weekend Race Mania 5’ in the Canadian province of Quebec.

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