Weedsport, NY — March 23, 2009 – By Tom Skibinski, Advance Auto Parts Super DIRTcar Series PR Director
Expounding on the previously announced partnership between the World Racing Group and all of its subsidiaries, DIRTcar Racing Northeast Director of Competition & Track Sanctioning Cory Reed reaffirmed that VP Racing Fuels is the racing fuel of DIRTcar Northeast in 2009, which includes the premier Advance Auto Parts Super DIRTcar Series for Big-Block Modifieds.
VP Racing Fuels, both VP110 and C12 octane, can be purchased throughout the season at all Advance Auto Parts Series stops directly from the VP fuel truck that will be stationed trackside at every host site on race day.
The ‘09 Advance Series kicks off at Hagerstown Speedway on Saturday, March 28 with the ‘North-South Shootout’ highlighted by a 100-lap feature rewarding $6,000 to the winner. Joining the mighty Advance Auto Parts Modifieds in the doubleheader program will be the Late Models.
Hagerstown pits gates are scheduled to unlock at 3:00 p.m., grandstands open at 4:00 p.m. with warm-ups starting at 5:30 p.m. followed by Integra Shocks Big-Block Time Trials. Adult General Admission grandstand tickets are $27 for adults ($32 reserved) and pit passes cost $35 each.
For additional information, contact Competition Director Cory Reed via cell (315/224-9009) or in the DIRTcar Northeast Office (315/834-6606). Also log into www.superdirtcarseries.com, phone the speedway office at 301/582-0640 or visit the track website at www.hagerstownspeedway.com. Hagerstown Speedway is located on U.S. Route 40, four miles west of I-81.
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.