WEEDSPORT, NY- Super DIRT Week is certainly a grind for DIRTcar 358-Modified and Sportsman competitors, and Wednesday night’s action at Weedsport Speedway will feature the second round of a potential six consecutive nights of action for teams.
The series point standings will alter slightly after Tuesday’s action at Utica-Rome Speedway, but the players will remain the same on Wednesday.
Currently Erick Rudolph, a Super DIRTcar Series winner at Weedsport earlier this season, leads the 358-Modified series standings over first year runner, Dave Marcuccilli.
Rudolph couldn’t ask for two better tracks to start his week, as he claimed the 358-Modified championship at Utica-Rome earlier this season and is the defending champion of the St. Lawrence Radiology 100 at Weedsport. With two wins on tour and a total of 11 358-wins during the regular season, Rudolph is poised to get his week started off on the right foot, literally.
Marcuccilli comes into the week on cloud nine after earning his first career 358-Modified Series main event win at Mohawk International Raceway in September. That victory has Marcuccilli within striking distance of the championship this week.
Corey Wheeler, Mike Mahaney and Tim Fuller sit in the top five of the standings, with Fuller having earned a win this season at Can-Am Speedway in June.
Jordan McCreadie, Mat Williamson, Kyle Dingwall, Michael Parent and Ryan Arubuthnot finish the top ten.
Despite sitting seventh in points, Williamson has three wins this season in just five starts and is arguably one of the hottest drivers in dirt modified racing in the second half of the season.
Larry Wight, Billy Decker, Pat Ward, Billy Dunn, Lance Willix, Ronnie Davis III, Chris Raabe, Yan Bussier, Mike Maresca and more are all expected for Wednesday’s St. Lawrence Radiology 100.
The DIRTcar Sportsman Series is tight following Outlaw 200 Weekend at Fulton Speedway with veterans Kevin Root, Matt Janczuk, Brad Rouse, Kyle Inman and Jackson Gill on top.
The front five runners are separated by only 35-points heading into Super DIRT Week, meaning the championship is clearly wide open.
Defending Super DIRT Week champion Shane Pecore, Chris Mackey, Zach Sobotka, Alan Fink and Jessica Power are all in tow, ready to pounce should the leaders have issues.
Reserved seating and camping are available for the kick-off to racing’s biggest party by visiting www.weedsportspeedway.com.
Week-long camping is available in the Great Outdoors RV Campground at Weedsport for the entirety of DIRT Week featuring all-new restrooms and shower facilities, as well as other camping amenities and games.
Reserved camping for the entire week is $120, with weekly general camping available for $96.
General camping for one night only is $24.
Camping spaces are selling fast, so be sure to visit www.weedsportspeedway.com today to reserve.
Pit gates will open on October 9 at 4 p.m. with grandstand gates opening at 5 p.m. and opening ceremonies set for 7:30 p.m.
General admission seating will be available for $28 with reserved seating priced at $32. Kids 11-17 will be admitted in general admission for $12 with kids 10 and under FREE. Non-member pit admission will be $36 with member pit prices set at $32.
Free fan pit pass upgrades are not available for this show.
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About Weedsport Speedway: Officially opened for the first time on July 24, 1955 – the Weedsport Speedway 3/8 mile dirt oval has produced a legendary list of drivers and champions including Will Cagle, Danny Johnson, Bob McCreadie, Alan Johnson, Jack Johnson, and Dave Lape to name a few. In 2018, Weedsport introduced the all-new Weedsport Kartway, just outside of the Speedway’s main pit area, to begin to foster the next generation of racers, crew members and race fans. Together, Weedsport Speedway and Kartway are excited to bring fans and followers a schedule of 15 racing events in 2019, hosting everything from Karts and Sprint Cars, to Late Models and Modifieds, Pro Stocks and Micro Sprints, even Flat Track Motorcycles. Couple the racing with state-of-the-art camping and track amenities, unmatched on-site television production capabilities, plus the ability for large scale concert productions and Weedsport is one of the marquee entertainment venues in the country.