WHAT TO WATCH FOR: Super DIRTcar Series Thunders into Can-Am

Sheppard, Friesen, Williamson, and more prepare for the ‘Thunder on the Thousand Islands’ A trip North is on the horizon for the Super DIRTcar Series, as the Big Block Modifieds roll into Can-Am Speedway Wednesday, May 18. The Thunder on the Thousand Islands is the only trip the Series will make to the Lafargeville, NY … Read more

Thunder on the 1000 Islands at Can-Am Speedway postponed to May 18

[vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text]Harsh weather conditions, creating saturated grounds at Can-Am Speedway, and more unfavorable weather forecasted for the week have forced Super DIRTcar Series and track officials to postpone the Thunder on the 1000 Islands. The event will now take place on Wednesday, May 18. Along with the Super DIRTcar Series, the DIRTcar Pro Stocks Series will … Read more

ALL GRIT: Billy Dunn geared up to defend 358 title, chase Can-Am Big Block win

[vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text]The Watertown, NY driver will attempt to run several Super DIRTcar Series events this season with hopes of going full-time again in the future Billy Dunn and his father, Norm, took on the task of restarting their own team last year. With a limited budget and few helping hands, running a Series tour was unlikely. … Read more

THUNDER ROLLS: Super DIRTcar Series set to invade Can-Am Speedway April 9

[vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text]A welcomed thunder will rumble through upstate New York again for the first time in six months when the Super DIRTcar Series returns to Can-Am Speedway on Saturday, April 9. The Thunder on the 1000 Islands in LaFargville will mark The Beast of the Northeast’s first of many Empire State stops this year. Drivers like … Read more

2022 SCHEDULE: Super DIRTcar Series Ready for Race to 50th Super DIRT Week

Propelled by the momentum of its successful return to racing, the Super DIRTcar Series Big Block Modifieds are set for an elite 2022 with new ventures and familiar favorite events, including the 50th NAPA Super DIRT Week. For the first time in 15 years, The Beasts of the Northeast will trek to six states throughout … Read more

THUNDERCLAP: Friesen Brings the Noise and Tames The Nasty Track

LaFARGEVILLE, NY – Stewart Friesen, from Niagara-on-the-Lake, Ontario, wheeled his way to the front and picked up a healthy $7,500 for a night’s work. The #44 flashed across Can-Am Speedway’s start/finish line just ahead of Tim Fuller, who led the most laps. Lightning Larry Wight, from Phoenix, NY, brought the #99L home third.  Max McLaughlin, … Read more

4/10/21 — Can-Am Speedway

LaFARGEVILLE, NY – Stewart Friesen, from Niagara-on-the-Lake, Ontario, three-wheeled his way to the lead picking up a healthy $7,500 for a night’s work. The #44 flashed across Can-Am Speedway’s start/finish line just ahead of Tim Fuller, who lead the most laps, and Larry Wight, from Phoenix, NY, who was able to wind up his Big … Read more

WHAT TO WATCH FOR: The Nasty Track Can-Am Speedway Kicks Off the Super DIRTcar Series Points Season

LaFARGVILLE, NY – Today is a day of celebration. Not just 410 Sprint Car Day. Today marks the long-awaited return of the Super DIRTcar Series in the Northeast. For the first time in 518 days – due to the pandemic – the Series run a points-paying race to kick off the 2021 season at Can-Am Speedway … Read more

Super DIRTcar Series Who’s Who: Who is Back and Who is New?

WEEDSPORT, NY – Big Blocks are being tuned to perfection across the Northeast. The first whiffs of VP Racing Fuel are hitting noses and brand new Hoosier Racing Tires are getting loaded up in preparation for the Super DIRTcar Series tour to begin this Saturday, April 10, at Can-Am Speedway.  Seventeen elite drivers are going … Read more

TALE OF TWO HATS–PART II: Phelps shares stress, reward, of being a promoter

This is the second part in a two-part feature on Jimmy Phelps, the driver and promoter (Click here for Part I) Jimmy Phelps became accustomed to wearing two hats for the past eight years. One as a driver. The other, a promoter. Last year’s blip in racing didn’t allow him to wear either for the … Read more