Valken Wheels Rolls Out $10,000 Bonus For Super DIRT Week XXXVIII Winner


Weedsport, NYSeptember 28, 2009 – From Tom Skibinski, Super DIRTcar Series PR Director

Valken Racing Wheels CEO Gino Postorivo announced that he will be putting a twist on the Big-Block and 358-Modified division main events this year at Super DIRT Week.

Valken is offering the winner that has four (4) Valken Wheels at the end of the Rite Aid 200 Presented By Ferris & Snapper Mowers Big-Block race an extra $10,000.00. Small-Block racers will be competing under the same rules for a whopping $5,000.00 in the headline Super DIRT Week XXXVIII ‘Salute To The Troops 150’ 358-Modified Championship.

All teams contending for the bonus money must register at the Valken tent at SDW in the pits. Cars will be required to carry two Valken contingency decals and finish the main event with four Valken wheels to earn the posted prize money.

Valken Wheels have been racking up wins this season with drivers such as two-time Rite Aid 200 winner Jimmy Horton, Willy Decker and Jamie Mills. Wheels will be sold for this event to teams at a discounted rate of $199.95 each for any size bead lock wheels. Just mention Super DIRT Week to receive the discount.

All teams that are looking to purchase wheels can call 856/812-2800 ext. 131 or racing division. Wheels will be shipped starting today, Monday September 28. Any questions about this event please contact Sales Manager Rob Pierce at or call 856/494-3555. To view our product line please visit

DIRTcar Racing Northeast main office is located in Weedsport, New York on the Cayuga County Fairgrounds, home of DIRTcar All-Star Weekend in July. DIRTcar Northeast’s crown jewel event —Super DIRT Week at the New York State Fairgrounds in Syracuse— runs October 7-11, 2009 featuring Hoosier Tire-VP Racing Fuels Mr. DIRTcar Championship Series events for Big-Block Modified, 358-Modified, Sportsman and Pro Stock divisions. Ticket and schedule information is available by contacting the Weedsport office (315/834-6606) during the day or logging into anytime.

The Big-Block Super DIRTcar Series is brought to fans across the Northeast by several sponsors and partners, including series sponsors Hoosier Racing Tire and VP Racing Fuels Promotional partners include Rite Aid Corporation, Dig Safely New York and the University of Northwestern Ohio and the contingency sponsors are Bars Leaks, Bert Transmission, Bicknell Racing Products, Bilstein Shocks, Brodix Cylinder Heads, Ferris Industries, Integra Shocks, Intercomp, KSE Racing Products, Motorsports Safety Systems, Penske Shocks,, Racing Electronics, Rislone Oil Stabilizer and Wrisco Industries