Weedsport, NYMarch 25, 2009 – By Tom Skibinski, DIRTcar Racing Northeast PR Director

Third time is certainly a charm for first year racers as Motorsports Safety Systems (MSS) and G-FORCE Racing Gear join forces with DIRTcar Racing Northeast for a third straight year, in 2009 continuing its partnership as the official sponsor of the DIRTcar NE Rookie of the Year program.

Top DIRTcar NE Rookies will once again be honored at the annual ‘Night of Champions’ Banquet, with the season-ending event scheduled to take place in November.

“We’re back carrying the HANS Sports model this season at a very economical price,” said MSS owner Dennis Botindari, noting the cost of $695 for this particular in-car restraining device. “We currently have all sizes in stock, including small, medium and large, to fit every type of driver.”

MSS and G-FORCE Racing Gear will be prominent at the 34th Annual DIRTcar Northeast Banquet with company officials in attendance slated to hand out awards at the season ending affair. Each touring division top rookie will receive one new G-FORCE helmet, one set of six-point G-FORCE safety belts, one pair of G-FORCE driving gloves, and a $225 gift certificate toward the purchase of a HANS device.

Motorsports Safety Systems provides racers with the products that will protect their life! From safety harnesses to fire-retardant suits and helmets, MSS has everything needed when it comes to high-end, safety racing equipment. Motorsports Safety Systems also offers Fast Track mobile medical service at DIRTcar Racing events held throughout New York, advocating use of a rubber wrist bracelet that contains a micro chip to provide complete medical history of anymore needing assistance trackside.

MSS is an established factory-trained HANS dealer in New York, featuring both head and neck support systems, with the HANS device used by NASCAR and Formula 1 drivers worldwide. It’s friendly team will work one-on-one to educate you on the latest safety procedures and techniques. MSS … “Where your safety is our biggest concern.”

DIRTcar Racing Northeast rookie candidates are encouraged to contact DIRTcar NE Chief Handicapper & Points Keeper Gary Spaid aces2@frontiernet.net at 1571 Lehigh Station Road, Henrietta, NY 14467 as soon as possible to confirm 2009 status.

Top ’08 MSS/G-FORCE rookie accolades were received by Larry Wight (Advance Auto Parts Big-Block Modified & 358-Modified), Dave Marcuccilli (Sportsman) and Pro Stocker Bruno Cyr at the DIRTcar NE Awards Banquet held last autumn.

To learn more about MSS, check out the company website at www.motorsportssafetysystems.com. MSS is located at 2714 Liberty Street, Weedsport, NY 13166 and can be reached by phone at 315/246-0595 and e-mail using msafetys@yahoo.com. For additional information, please contact the DIRTcar Northeast Office (315/834-6606) during normal business hours or log into www.dirtcar.com anytime to find out more about the entire circuit.

DIRTcar Racing Northeast main office is located in Weedsport, New York on the Cayuga County Fairgrounds www.cayugacountyfairspeedway.com, home of the 2009 DIRTcar All-Star Weekend, July 17-19, featuring Hoosier Tire-VP Racing Fuels Mr. DIRTcar Championship Series events for Sportsman and Big-Block Modifieds in the richest short-track show of its kind in the nation — the $20,000-to-win Advance Auto Parts Super DIRTcar Series “DIRTcar All-Star 100” on Sunday, July 19.

Headquartered in Roanoke, Va., Advance Auto Parts, a leading automotive aftermarket retailer of parts, accessories, batteries, and maintenance items in the United States, serves both the do-it-yourself and professional installer markets As of April 19, 2008, the Company operated 3,291 stores in 40 states, Puerto Rico, and the Virgin Islands. Additional information about the Company, employment opportunities, customer services, and on-line shopping for parts and accessories can be found on the Company’s web site at www.advanceautoparts.com.

The Advance Auto Parts Super DIRTcar Series for Big-Block Modifieds is brought to fans across the Northeast by several sponsors and partners, including series sponsors Advance Auto Parts, Hoosier Racing Tire www.hoosiertire.com and VP Racing Fuels www.vpracingfuels.com. Promotional partners include Rite Aid Corporation www.riteaid.com, Dig Safely New York www.digsafelynewyork.com and the University of Northwestern Ohio www.unoh.com and the contingency sponsors are Bars Leaks www.barsproducts.com, Bert Transmission www.berttransmission.com, Bicknell Racing Products www.bicknellracingproducts.com, Bilstein Shocks www.bilstein.com, Brodix Cylinder Heads www.brodix.com, Ferris Industries www.ferrisindustries.com, Integra Shocks www.integrashocksandsprings.com, Intercomp www.intercomp-racing.com, KSE Racing Products www.kse-racing.com, Motorsports Safety Systems www.motorsportssafetysystems.com, Penske Shocks, www.penskeshocks.com, Racing Electronics www.racingelectronics.com, Rislone Oil Stabilizer www.barsproducts.com and Wrisco Industries www.wrisco.com.