Crews Begin Annual Clay-i-f-i-cation of Oswego Speedway for NAPA Super DIRT Week

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Annual Transformation of Oswego Speedway Begins, One Load of Clay at a Time

CONCORD, NC — Sept. 7, 2018 — When the Oswego Bacon Festival wraps up on Saturday night at Oswego Speedway, the magic begins. DIRTcar Racing and Gypsum Express crews will initiate the transformation of the historic Steel Palace, taking it back to its dirt racing roots for the most legendary racing event in the Northeast, Racing’s Biggest Party, the 47th annual NAPA Auto Part Super DIRT Week.

For the third consecutive year, Oswego Speedway will metamorphose into the Clay Palace for one thrilling week, Oct 1-7, as the Northeast’s finest and fastest Modified wheelers vie for the most coveted title of the season and their place in history.

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I LOVE NY Celebrates Super DIRT Week at State Fair

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I LOVE NY Honors Motorsports with NAPA Super DIRT Week Display at New York State Fair

SYRACUSE, NY – August 22, 2018 – The great end-of-summer tradition in New York state, much like in other states across this great country, is a trip to the annual State Fair. Livestock, butter sculptures and food — loads and loads of food — form the backdrop to the ultimate celebration of America's most diverse and populous state. What started as a nod to the agricultural community in the 1800s has evolved into a colorful 13-day (August 22-September 3) celebration of New York’s varied offerings, including motorsports.

When visiting the Great New York State Fair, visitors will have a chance to explore the two biggest motorsports events in New York State: NAPA Auto Parts Super DIRT Week and NASCAR Weekend at Watkins Glen International Speedway.

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Billy Whittaker Cars & Trux Returns as Title Sponsor of NAPA Super DIRT Week Finale

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Billy Whittaker Cars Returns as Title Sponsor of 200-Lap Big-Block Finale at NAPA Super DIRT Week

CONCORD, NC — August 20, 2018 — DIRTcar Racing is pleased to announce that Billy Whittaker Cars and Trux is returning to NAPA Super DIRT Week as title sponsor of the Super DIRTcar Series Big-Block Modified crown-jewel finale for the second year in a row. The Billy Whittaker Cars 200, on Sunday, October 7, will feature 41 of the best Big-Block drivers in the country competing for their place in NAPA Super DIRT Week history along with a $50,000 paycheck.

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Upgrades to Oswego Speedway Underway for Super DIRT Week

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Crews Begin Work to Enhance Oswego Speedway for NAPA Super DIRT Week


OSWEGO, NY — August 17, 2018 — Work has officially begun to make the 47th annual NAPA Auto Parts Super DIRT Week better than ever. With continued support from New York State through its I Love NY campaign, DIRTcar Racing is enhancing the camping experience at the historic Oswego Speedway this year by upgrading the roadways.

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Four Drivers already Locked into Super DIRT Week Finale

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Four Super DIRTcar Series Drivers already Locked into the 200-Lap NAPA Super DIRT Week Main Event

SYRACUSE, NY – August 15, 2018 – In just 49 days the cars and stars of the Super DIRTcar Series will take the stage at Owego Speedway for the biggest Big-Block Modified event in the country, NAPA Auto Parts Super DIRT Week XLVII. Every year, the excitement builds as drivers announce their intention to strap on their big-boy shoes and take on the best in the country. This year, however, four drivers are already locked into the main event, and three more will join them next month. Stewart Friesen, Max Mclaughlin, Matt Sheppard, and Erick Rudolph have all secured their spots in the granddaddy of all Big-Block Modified events, and three more guaranteed spots are up for grabs.

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NAPA Returns to Super DIRT Week

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NAPA Auto Parts Returns as Title Sponsor of 47th Annual Super DIRT Week

CONCORD, NC — August 8, 2018 — DIRTcar Racing is pleased to welcome back NAPA Auto Parts as the title sponsor of the 47th annual Super DIRT Week in Oswego, NY during the first week of October. In its seventh consecutive year, the partnership brings together the storied tradition of 47 years of dirt racing in Central New York with the strong commitment from NAPA Auto Parts to deliver the best parts and service to its customers.

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