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LAND OF MURRAY: Last-Lap Pass Decides Sportsman Modifieds on OktoberFAST Night #5

CANANDAIGUA, NY – Zach Sobotka made a power move to start the race; but Tyler Murray made the ultimate move to end it. Sealing the deal with a last-lap, last-corner slide job for the win, Murray from Hannibal, N.Y., led only one lap in Saturday’s 30-lap affair at Land of Legends …

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Janczuk Tops 105 Sportsman Modifieds at Fulton on Night Three of OktoberFAST

FULTON, NY – A year ago, Matt Janczuk left Fulton Speedway heartbroken & disappointed. On Thursday night, the Oneida, N.Y. native walked away thrilled & triumphant. Leading from flag-to-flag and completing a clean sweep of the night in the DIRTcar Sportsman Modified division pres. by Racing Electronics, Janczuk towered over …

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OktoberFAST Opens with Superb Sportsman Show as Hartman Wins at Albany-Saratoga

MALTA, NY – Garrison Krentz had a monumental upset brewing; until Tim Hartman Jr. showed up to dance. Leading the opening 24 laps of Tuesday’s DIRTcar Sportsman Modified feature presented by Racing Electronics, Krentz of Lockport, N.Y. had successfully survived a handful of challenges until the final restart of the race …

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Matt Janczuk wins Non-Stop DIRTcar Sportsman Modified Series Central Region Feature at Land of Legends Raceway

CANANDAIGUA, NY – Over 50 DIRTcar Sportsman Modified Series drivers unloaded at Land of Legends Raceway for the final DIRTcar Sportsman Modified Series: Central Region event of 2020. For many drivers, this was the final look at the Canandaigua, NY half-mile speedway before the Series returns on Saturday, October 10 …

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DIRTcar Sportsman Modified Series Set to Invade Utica-Rome Speedway Sunday, June 21

VERNON, NY – After a successful opening day last Wednesday at Utica-Rome Speedway, Bill and Kim Shea announced the DIRTcar Sportsman Modified Series will be in action for the first time this season on Sunday, June 21 for a $1,000-to-win Central Region Series Feature at the Vernon track. The DIRTcar …

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DIRTcar Sportsman Modified Series Adds Eastern Region for 2020

CONCORD, NC – The DIRTcar Sportsman Modified Series has added an Eastern Region to the already robust and exciting schedule. The four-race Eastern Region is made up of tour stops at Bear Ridge Speedway in Bradford, VT; Utica-Rome Speedway in Vernon, NY; Albany-Saratoga Speedway in Malta, NY; and finally Glen …

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Added Dates and Tracks Spice Up 2020 DIRTcar Sportsman Modified Schedule

CONCORD, NC – The 2020 DIRTcar Sportsman Modified Series tour, which right now features three strong regional schedules culminating in a highly anticipated Fall Championship Challenge, was announced Saturday at the Performance Racing Industry Trade Show. DIRTcar Sportsman Modified Series Central Region: Fulton Speedway kicks off the season Friday, April …

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First-Time Winners and Returning Stars Shine Bright at DRIVEN Racing Oil World Short Track Championship

CONCORD, NC – After 13 Features and four Invitationals with more than 400 racecars across nine divisions, the DRIVEN Racing Oil World Short Track Championship wrapped up Saturday night at The Dirt Track at Charlotte. Among the many highlights from this year’s event was Brayden Pruitt becoming the first woman …

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Big Night at DRIVEN Racing Oil World Short Track Championship Sets Stage for Saturday

CONCORD, NC – More than 400 race cars across nine divisions took to The Dirt Track at Charlotte on Friday for the opening round of DIRTcar Racing’s Fourth Annual DRIVEN Racing Oil World Short Track Championship. The day’s events included Qualifying and Heat Race action, setting the stage for Saturday’s …

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Kevin Root Nets Back-to-Back DIRTcar Sportsman Modified Series Championships, Ferguson Captures Brockville Checkered Flag

BROCKVILLE, ONT – Johnathon Ferguson passed Brad Rouse and Series Champion Kevin Root to take the win at Brockville Ontario Speedway in the 50-lap Loud & Dirty Northeast Fall Nationals DIRTcar Sportsman Modified Series Feature. Rouse and Root traded the lead for the first 40 laps until Ferguson poked his …

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Inman Scores First-Ever NAPA Super DIRT Week Win in Chevy Performance 75

By BILL FOLEY OSWEGO, NY – Darien, N.Y.-native Kyle Inman capped off a tremendous NAPA Auto Parts Super DIRT Week as he rolled across the line just nine-tenths’ of a second ahead of favorite Kevin Root to win the DIRTcar Sportsman Chevy Performance 75 at Oswego Speedway. Inman, who won …

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CNYM Exclusive: Bowman a Surprise Lock Into Sunday’s DIRTcar Sportsman Chevy Performance 75

By CAMDEN PROUD While DIRTcar Sportsman veteran and current series points leader Kevin Root certainly surprised no one by setting fast time for Sunday’s Chevy Performance 75 at Oswego Speedway, 17-year old Addison Bowman may have been the underdog story of the day as the sophomore driver qualified his family …

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CNYM Exclusive: Kevin Root Wins Pole Award for Sunday’s DIRTcar Sportsman Chevy Performance 75

By CAMDEN PROUD An unbelievable field of 103 DIRTcar Sportsman took to the Oswego Speedway for time trials on Friday afternoon and following the end of nearly an hour long qualifying session, it was none other than Sportsman Series point leader Kevin Root setting the quick time with a lap …

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Inman Takes Brewerton in Final DIRTcar Sportsman Tuneup for NAPA Super DIRT Week

BREWERTON, NY – Kyle Inman, for the second time in less than a month, parked the 20K in Brewerton Speedway victory lane as the DIRTcar Sportsman Series brought down the curtain on the 2019 at the “D Shaped Dirt Track Demon.” Starting fourth Inman marked his time in the early …

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Matt Janczuk Rebounds In Borrowed Ride for First Weedsport DIRTcar Sportsman Win

WEEDSPORT, NY – Utica-Rome Speedway Sportsman champion Matt Janczuk stood on Weedsport Speedway “Victory Hill” Wednesday night capturing his first feature event there in his 17 year racing career. Just 24 hours earlier Janczuk had seen his championship car destroyed at Utica-Rome in a multi-car pileup that just about dashed …

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CNYM Exclusive: Sheppard, Williamson, and Corcoran Lead Opening Practice Sessions at Oswego; Over 230 Cars Pass Thru Tech

By CAMDEN PROUD Over 230 Super DIRTcar Series Modifieds, 358 Modifieds, and Sportsman passed through tech inspection at Oswego Speedway between Tuesday and Wednesday with several of those cars taking to the track for this afternoon’s opening practice sessions which were lead by Matt Sheppard, Mat Williamson, and Tyler Corcoran. …

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Root Captures Utica-Rome NAPA Super DIRT Week Sportsman Pre-Game 40

VERNON, NY – Defending DIRTcar Sportsman champion Kevin Root extended his lead in this year’s race for the title as he captured the NAPA Auto Parts Super Dirt Week Pre-Game 40 lapper at Utica-Rome Speedway. After a three-car battle with young lion Jackson Gill and veteran Alan Fink, Root finally …

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