Weedsport, NY — October 23, 2008 – By Tom Skibinski, Advance Auto Parts Super DIRTcar Series PR Director
The long-awaited airing of the Advance Auto Parts Super DIRTcar Series Rite Aid 200 Modified Championship has finally arrived!
SPEED Channel offers the Super DIRT Week XXXVII Big-Block finale (Oct. 12) at the New York State Fairgrounds on Saturday, Oct. 25, with the two-hour program beginning at 8 p.m., EST.
Long-time DIRTcar announcer and voice of the Advance Auto Parts Super DIRTcar Series, Shane Andrews, joins former Big-Block Modified standout and World of Outlaws Late Model Series Champion Tim McCreadie in the booth with lap-by-lap coverage while roving trackside reporters Roger Slack and Sarah Hunt team up to provide exclusive pit notes throughout the 37th Annual Rite Aid 200 that was won in dramatic fashion by Frank Cozze.
SPEED continues to be recognized as one of the nation’s fastest growing cable networks. It is the first and only 24-hour cable network devoted exclusively to motorsports and is currently seen in more than 75 million homes in the United States and Canada.
SPEED is committed to bringing its viewers the number one racing series and spectator sport in North America. Along with DIRTcar Racing and NASCAR, it also offers top-notch road racing from around the world including Formula One, American LeMans Series, SPEED World Challenge, Grand American, and FIM/AMA Motorcycle Racing.
For more information call DIRTcar Racing NorthEast Headquarters at 315/834-6606 or visit www.superdirtcarseries.com. Log into www.speedtv.com and select ‘This Weekend on SPEED’ then scroll down and view ‘Schedule’ on the right for a complete listing of the latest in motorsports coverage provided by SPEED.
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 and Sunoco Race Fuels. Promotional partners include AMB i.t., Rite Aid Corporation and the University of Northwestern Ohio and the contingency sponsors are Bert Transmission, Bicknell Racing Products, Bilstein Shocks, Brodix Cylinder Heads, Crane Cams, Integra Shocks, MSD Ignitions, Motorsports Safety Systems, Penske Shocks and Wrisco Industries.