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All20Star_Weekend_WEBWeedsport, NYJuly 17, 2009 — By Tom Skibinski, Super DIRTcar Series PR Director

Late afternoon rain Friday and the forecast of further precipitation in the evening forced track officials to cancel all speedway activity scheduled on opening day of DIRTcar All-Star Weekend at the Cayuga County Fairgrounds.

Read more: DIRTcar All-Star Weekend Opening Day Action Stalled By Rain

Pat_OBrien_COR_720122009_WEBCornwall, ONTJuly 12, 2009 – By Tom Skibinski, Super DIRTcar Series PR Director
*Rick Young Photo: Pat O'Brien


For a second straight day, rain forced cancellation of Super DIRTcar Series activity in the 2nd Annual ‘Great Canadian Tour,’ with Cornwall Motor Speedway the latest victim on Sunday as the Big-Block Modifieds attempted to run qualifying heats.

Read more: Rain Cancels Sunday Super DIRTcar Series Show At Cornwall

Drummond_464_223Drummondville, QUEJuly 11, 2009 – By Tom Skibinski, Super DIRTcar Series PR Director

With two rounds of the Super DIRTcar Series already in the record books north of the border, rain finally intervened Saturday afternoon forcing cancellation of the third leg in the Great Canadian Tour slated for Autodrome Drummond.

Read more: Rain Dumps On Super DIRTcar Series Show Saturday At Drummond

Billy_Decker_GBY_720102009_WEBGranby, QUEJuly 10, 2009 – By Tom Skibinski, Super DIRTcar Series PR Director
*Sylvain Buisson Photo


For the second straight night a late-race caution period lengthened the Super DIRTcar Series main event. And for the second consecutive show it was veteran open-wheel pilots Brett Hearn and Billy Decker dicing it out tooth and nail at the front of the pack for more than half the race.

Read more: Decker Tops Big Super DIRTcar Field For 1st Career Granby Triumph

Brett_Hearn_BOS_72092009_WEBBrockville, ONTJuly 9, 2009 – By Tom Skibinski, Super DIRTcar Series PR Director
Henry Hannewyk Photo


It took Brett Hearn 102 laps to seal the deal Thursday night, yet the brief delay didn’t seem to matter much for the ‘Corporate Jet’ as he also extended his points lead after scoring his 102nd career Super DIRTcar Series victory in the ‘Coca-Cola/BOB FM 100’
Big-Block Modified title event at Brockville Ontario Speedway.

Read more: Hearn Returns To Winning Form With 1st Career Big-Block Series Victory At Brockville

Alan_Johnson_FUL_winner_WEBFulton, NYJuly 4, 2009 – By Tom Skibinski, Super DIRTcar Series PR Director
*Mike Johnson Photo


Alan Johnson first fought to fend off Brett Hearn then staved off a late race rally by Jimmy Phelps to capture his first Super DIRTcar Series victory of the season in dramatic fashion Saturday night at Fulton Speedway.

Read more: Alan Johnson Wins Fulton Super DIRTcar Series Showdown

72032009_Hearn_RAN_winner_WEBRansomville, NYJuly 3, 2009 – By Tom Skibinski, Super DIRTcar Series PR Director
*Alex Bruce Photo


It was 17 years since Brett Hearn last scored a Super DIRTcar Series Big-Block Modified victory at Ransomville Speedway. Despite drawing the pole-position Friday night on the ridge, the ‘Corporate Jet’ still needed a dramatic three-wide maneuver in traffic to seal the deal en route to his first tour triumph of the young season in the headline Waste Management/Gater Racing Photo News 100 to kick off the Independence holiday.

Read more: Hearn Notches 101st Super DIRTcar Series Win At Ransomville

OCFS20Big20Show20Top203_WEBMiddletown, NYJune 17, 2009 – By Tom Skibinski, Advance Auto Parts Super DIRTcar Series PR Director
*Bob Armbruster Photo: Top-3 Finishers


Defending overall Hoosier Tire-VP Racing Fuels Mr. DIRTcar points champion Billy Decker prevailed through the elements Wednesday night at Orange County Fair Speedway, capturing his first Advance Auto Parts Super DIRTcar Series event of the year in the Benjamin Moore Paints-Mohegan Sun 'The Big Show' presented by event promoter Brett Hearn.

Read more: Neither Fire Nor Rain Can Stop Decker In Brett's Big Show At Orange County

Airborne_464_223Plattsburgh, NYJune 7, 2009 – By Tom Skibinski, Advance Auto Parts Super DIRTcar Series PR Director

History was on the horizon as a modern-day track record 47 Modified racers signed in Sunday for the inaugural Advance Auto Parts Super DIRTcar Series ‘Battle of Plattsburgh 100’ scheduled at Airborne Speedway.

Read more: Rain Dumps Advance Series Showdown Sunday At Airbourne Speedway

Matt_Sheppard_LEB_winner_WEBWest Lebanon, NYJune 6, 2009 – By Tom Skibinski, Advance Auto Parts Super DIRTcar Series PR Director
*George Smith Photo


‘Super Matt’ Sheppard continued his winning ways Saturday night at Lebanon Valley Speedway, leading flag-to-flag to score his first Advance Auto Parts Super DIRTcar Series victory of the season in the headline Abele Tractor & Greylock Federal Credit Union 100 for Big-Block Modifieds.

Read more: Sheppard Takes Show To The High Banks To Score Victory At The Valley

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