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Nightlife at Super DIRT Week lights up after lights out

WEEDSPORT, N. Y – Musco Lighting may light up the track for Friday Night Lights during NAPA Auto Parts Super DIRT Week, but it’s Club Wago that lights up the infield.   Fan-created groups like Club Wago form an essential part of Super DIRT Week culture, creating an active nightlife for race fans that makes the event, which runs this year from Wednesday, Oct. 3, through Sunday, Oct. 7, at the New York State Fairgrounds in Syracuse, more than just about what happens on the track.   “It’s the week of the year when you see people you only see for that one…More

Lucas Oil Empire Super Sprints Stars Looking for New York Sprint Car Challenge Crown.

  SYRACUSE, NY – As the temperatures start to drop with Autumn around the corner, the action will heat up Friday night at the Cayuga County Fairgrounds.  It’s the annual New York Sprint Car Sprint Car Challenge and the stars and cars from the Lucas Oil Empire Super Sprints (ESS) will be on hand to see if they can take home the $3,000 pot of gold being awarded to the winner. The very best from the 28 year old sprint car sanction body will battle the top drivers from the United Racing Company (URC) along with some visiting ASCS Patriots…More

Super DIRT Week has begun! Damp weather doesn’t slow down Images by DC!

Syracuse, NY – October 5, 2010 – The most rugged racers and heartiest of race fans didn’t let intermittent rain throughout the day spoil their parade as an ‘early bird’ inspection unofficially launched Super DIRT Week XXXIX on Tuesday at the New York State Fairgrounds in Syracuse. While nearly 80 race cars took advantage of the customary opening day tech activity, many more are still expected to arrive on Wednesday with the first trackside action scheduled later in the afternoon. “Give a lot of credit to the race teams today,” remarked Bob Dini, Director of Technical Operations for DIRTcar Racing…More

WoO LM Series Stars T-Mac & Fuller Ready For Marquee DIRTcar Big-Block Event

Syracuse, NY – October 5, 2010 – By Kevin Kovac, World Racing Group P.R. Tim Fuller already knows the joy of winning the country’s most prestigious DIRTcar Big-Block Modified event – and, of course, would love to do it again. Tim McCreadie, meanwhile, is still trying to join his legendary father, ‘Barefoot’ Bob McCreadie, on the race’s elite list of winners. Both former DIRTcar Big-Block Modified stars-turned-World of Outlaws Late Model Series regulars will again chase glory this Sunday afternoon (Oct. 10) in the SEF Small Engine Fuels 200 Presented by Ferris/Snapper/Simplicity Big-Block Modified Championship, returning to their roots in…More

At a Glance: The New Yorker 25 at Rolling Wheels Raceway Park

  Tim Shaffer in victory lane at Rolling Wheels in 2009 – photo courtesy of Motorsports Image   Concord, NC-October 5, 2010-   WHAT •For the second consecutive year the World of Outlaws will make an appearance during Super DIRT Week at Rolling Wheels Raceway Park in Elbridge, New York on Saturday, October 9, as just four races remain on the 2010 calendar. Jason Meyers currently leads the points standings by 102 markers over 20-time series champion Steve Kinser, with Donny Schatz third, 111 points back and Joey Saldana fourth, 115 out of the lead, in what is the closest-ever…More