Stout Run for Super Matt at Granby

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Another Stout Performance by Super Matt Sheppard

Collects fifth Super DIRTcar Series win of the season 

GRANBY, Quebec – July 27, 2016 – Matt Sheppard was victorious in Wednesday night’s Lussier and Granby Chevrolet 100 at Autodrome Granby. After drawing the 11th starting spot Sheppard was able to drive his No. 9s FX Caprara to victory lane to capture his fifth Super DIRTcar Series win of the season and third career win at Autodrome Granby.

“The car was great right from the second we unloaded it tonight,” Sheppard said. “It’s been a great battle all season between Stew and I. Both of us have had our rough luck the past couple of weeks but it looks like we both got it turned around tonight.”

When the initial green fell on the night’s 100-lap feature, it was Peter Britten who jumped out to an early lead over Jimmy Phelps.

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Cozze Conquers Autodrome Drummond

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Cozze Conquers Autodrome Drummond

Wins first Super DIRTcar Series feature since 2008

By Mandee Pauch

DRUMMONDVILLE, Q.C. – July 26, 2016 – It had been eight years since Frank Cozze had seen victory lane with the Super DIRTcar Series Big-Block Modifieds. Cozze proved on Tuesday night at Autodrome Drummond that he still has what it takes as he came from his 19th starting position to take home the win over Larry Wight and Mike Mahaney.

“When you’re 60, any win anywhere feels good,” Cozze said in victory lane. “I want to thank my car owner, all of my sponsors, and all of my guys. My guys have been faithful to me for many years. I’m glad they’re here for this first one. My tire guy never misses a beat and I think that’s why we’ve been pretty consistent this year. He’s on the ball. So I want to thank all of those people who put their hard work into it. I’m glad to call them my team.”

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

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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.

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Weedsport Speedway is Set for Super DIRTcar Invasion

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Weedsport Speedway is Set for Super DIRTcar Invasion

Illustrious Hall of Fame 100 takes on Weedsport on Tuesday, Aug. 9

By Mandee Pauch

WEEDSPORT, N.Y. – July 25, 2016 – The Super DIRTcar Series Big-Block Modifieds will be making their first appearance at Weedsport Speedway this season on Tuesday, Aug. 9 for the illustrious Hall of Fame 100.

“I think it’s definitely turning into a marquee event for Weedsport. We didn’t really have to do anything but keep it alive because it’s already been going for quite some time,” said Jimmy Phelps, General Manager of Weedsport Speedway. “Weedsport gets resurrected and the Super DIRTcar Series continues to strengthen. It seems fitting to have one of our premier events encompass the hall of fame.”

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RAIN POSTPONES AUTODROME GRANBY

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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.

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Phelps Untouchable at Sharon

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Jimmy Phelps Untouchable at Sharon Speedway

Takes home first series win of the season 

HARTFORD, O.H.July 21, 2016 – Jimmy Phelps proved that his J&B Installations, Inc. No. 98h team had what it took as he was untouchable in the return of the Super DIRTcar SeriesBig-Block Modifieds 100-lap feature at Sharon Speedway.

“I had no idea but I got nervous there in the end with all of those yellows happening with twenty to go,” Phelps said in victory lane. “The tires started to cool off and I didn’t know how good the guys were behind me. We started slip-sliding around there but we’ve been good here since we unloaded today.”

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