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Zach Sobotka Scores Dramatic South of the Border Showdown $3K Victory

NICHOLS, SC – Zach Sobotka’s status in the DIRTcar Sportsman Modified division has skyrocketed in a matter of months. Along with his track championships and NAPA Super DIRT Week Chevrolet Performance 75 title last year, the Mexico, NY driver won big again Saturday night during the South of the Border …

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Andrew Buff Makes Late Race Pass on Brother to Win South of the Border Showdown’s Opening Night

GAFFNEY, SC – Groundhog’s Day has passed, but the name Buff in Victory Lane at Lake View Motor Speedway during the South of the Border Showdown is starting to become a routine. A year after winning the inaugural $3,000 check at the DIRTcar Sportsman event in South Carolina, Andrew Buff …

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Zach Sobotka Set to Ride Super DIRT Week Momentum into Lake View

NICHOLS, SC -The cliché, “what a difference a year can make,” is more of an understatement for Zach Sobotka as he enters 2022 with the biggest wave of momentum in his career. This time last year, the Parish, NY driver took his small Sportsman operation south to Lake View Motor …

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2022 SCHEDULE: 50th NAPA Super DIRT Week, big events highlight 2022 for Northeast divisions

CONCORD, NC – Northeast racing is set for an action-packed adventure in 2022 with the DIRTcar 358 Modifieds, Pro Stocks and Sportsman competing in an assortment of high-profile events, including the 50th NAPA Super DIRT Week. Between the three divisions, DIRTcar Northeast racing will compete at 13 of the best …

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DIRTcar Sportsman Modifieds Return to South Carolina’s Lake View Motor Speedway

NICHOLS, SC – The second annual “DIRTcar South of the Border Showdown” returns to Lake View Motor Speedway in South Carolina for three nights (Wednesday to Saturday, Feb. 2-5) featuring the DIRTcar Sportsman Modifieds. More than $27,000 will be paid out across the three nights of Feature action. New to …

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Sobotka Charges from Deep to Win Chevy Performance 75

OSWEGO, NY – It’s a special feeling to stand in Oswego Speedway Victory Lane at NAPA Auto Parts Super DIRT Week for the first time. It’s even more special knowing you drove from 19th on the starting grid to get there. Zach Sobotka did just that on Sunday afternoon, wheeling …

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TICKETS PUNCHED: Murray, Courcy and Heywood Win Sportsman Last Chance Showdowns at Oswego

OSWEGO, NY – With the completion of three St. Lawrence Radiology Sportsman Modified Last Chance Showdowns Saturday night, six of the 10 remaining spots available in the Chevy Performance 75 have been filled. Four provisional starters will file-in behind the Last Chance Showdown transfer cars on the Feature starting grid, making …

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PACKIN’ THE LUNCHBOX: Edwards Bags Pole for Chevy Performance 75 at Oswego

OSWEGO, NY – With a lap of 22.206 around the clay-covered Oswego Speedway, Chad Edwards will bring the DIRTcar Sportsman Modified Chevy Performance 75 to green from the pole on Sunday afternoon. The top-six fastest drivers from the 102-car field have automatically locked themselves into the Chevy Performance 75. Edwards, of Gloversville, …

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Tuttle Denies Sobotka Slide Job for Hurricane Harvey 30 Win at Brewerton

BREWERTON, NY – Escaping the clutches of lapped traffic with five laps to go, Cameron Tuttle had a comfortable lead, but was unaware of the furious drive coming from behind him. Zach Sobotka, the 2021 Brewerton Speedway Sportsman Modified track champion from Parish, NY, cleared the pack of slower traffic in front …

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Stars Shine on Friday Night Lights at Oswego Speedway

OSWEGO, NY – When the lights go down, the stars come out. That was certainly the case on Friday night during NAPA Auto Parts Super DIRT Week at Oswego Speedway as the superstars of DIRTcar Racing shined brightest in Heat Race action to help shape the fields for the main …

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Mackey Wins Battle with Fink for SDW Kickoff Sportsman Triumph at Weedsport

WEEDSPORT, NY – Chris Mackey was staring down a single chance at redemption on a restart with seven laps to go. He knew he had to take it. After leading 47 laps and ending up second last Saturday night at Fulton Speedway, Mackey sung a song of redemption atop Weedsport …

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NORTHEAST SERIES RACING FULL THROTTLE: Five DIRTcar Northeast Series Winners Across Three Tracks, Three Divisions

LaFARGEVILLE, NY – Can-Am Speedway, Humberstone Speedway, and Albany-Saratoga Speedway hosted five DIRTcar Northeast Series races in one night. The DIRTcar 358 Modified Series came to life at Can-Am Speedway along with the DIRTcar Pro Stock Series and DIRTcar Sportsman Modified Series Central Region plus Humberstone Speedway hosted the DIRTcar Sportsman …

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KING TUT: Cameron Tuttle Scores First Sportsman Series Win

BATAVIA, NY – Cameron Tuttle went back-to-back this weekend by winning the DIRTcar Sportsman Modified Series West Region Feature at Genesee Speedway to follow up his Hoosier Racing Tire Weekly Championship Feature win at Ransomville Speedway alongside the World of Outlaws NOS Energy Drink Sprint Car Series on Friday night. …

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Tyler Corcoran Outmuscles Janczuk, Rogers, and Reome for Can-Am Glory

LAFARGEVILLE, NY – Tyler Corcoran capitalized at Can-Am Speedway in the third round of the DIRTcar Sportsman Modified Series Central Region schedule. Corcoran, driver of the #64 Halmar car, worked by Central Region round two winner Matt Janczuk plus the driver who lead the most laps, David Rogers. Two other …

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John Scarborough Wins Historic Sportsman Series Feature at Glen Ridge

FULTONVILLE, NY – For the first time, the DIRTcar Sportsman Modified Series East Region took on Glen Ridge Motorsports Park. John Scarborough held off home track hero Justin Buff and up-and-coming Garret Poland to capture his second Series win of 2021. Scarborough jumped out to an early lead after starting …

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Jason Gray Defends Vermont Against Sportsman Series Invaders

BRADFORD, VT – Hometown hero Jason Gray drove to the win from his sixth-place starting position in the historic first DIRTcar Sportsman Modified Series East Region Feature at Bear Ridge Speedway. David Boisclair and Jordan Fornwalt fought hard for the final two steps on the podium over the course of …

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DIRTcar Sportsman Series: East Region Visits Bear Ridge Speedway for First Time

BRADFORD, VT — Nestled in the heart of Vermont’s Green Mountains is the historic Bear Ridge Speedway. While the quarter-mile dirt oval is celebrating 54 consecutive years of auto racing, this Saturday, in the beautiful hamlet of Bradford, will be a history-making event for the husband/wife promoting duo of Butch and April …

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Hoosier Racing Tire Weekly Championship Keeps Expanded $45,000 Purse

WEEDSPORT, NY – DIRTcar Racing and Hoosier Tire will retain the expanded overall $45,000 purse for 2021 and beyond. With the $8,000 overall purse increase last year across the four DIRTcar Northeast divisions — Big Blocks, 358 Modifieds, Sportsman Modifieds and Pro Stocks — the top-20 drivers in each division …

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Huge Slate of Events Key DIRTcar Racing’s Northeast Series Schedules

WEEDSPORT, NY – DIRTcar Racing is gearing up for a full 2021 season, announcing 50 races across the DIRTcar 358 Modified Series, DIRTcar Sportsman Modified Series and DIRTcar Pro Stock Series. Most Northeast race fans are familiar with the Super DIRTcar Series, its Big Block Modifieds, and its 31-race schedule. Now, …

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Buff Brothers Double up on Lake View Podium

LAKE VIEW, SC – The gloves were off in South Carolina as the DIRTcar Sportsman Modifieds battled for 51 laps at Lake View Motor Speedway. Andrew Buff, from Lathan, NY, improved on Friday night’s second-place result to win the $3,000 South of the Border Showdown prize over Lake View’s inaugural …

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