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DIRTcar 358-Modified Series Returns to Cornwall Motor Speedway on Sept. 25

Busy stretch includes races at Drummond, Mohawk, Super DIRT Week XL and Brockville

WEEDSPORT, N.Y. – Sept. 8, 2011 – The Cornwall Motor Speedway 125-lap DIRTcar 358-Modified Series race, delayed by rain last Sunday, will be completed on Sunday, Sept. 25, beginning at 2 p.m., as part of the Jiffy Auto Service 200 event.

Racing at Cornwall for the DIRTcar 358-Modified Series will resume with the qualifying races. Any additional cars that wish to compete will start at the rear of one of the qualifying races.

The DIRTcar 358-Modified Series is back in action this Friday night during Race Mania 7 at Autodrome Drummond before competing Friday, Sept. 16, at Mohawk International Raceway. The race at Cornwall on Sept. 25 will lead into a busy Super DIRT Week XL schedule with races on Wednesday, Oct. 5, at CMP Presents Weedsport Speedway; Thursday, Oct. 6, at Rolling Wheels Raceway Park in conjunction with the World of Outlaws Late Model Series; and the big 150-mile event on Saturday, Oct. 8, at the New York State Fairgrounds. The series championship will come down to a 100-lapper during the DIRTcar Fall Nationals on Oct. 15 at Brockville Ontario Speedway.

Through three series races, Danny O’Brien is leading the DIRTcar 358-Modified standings by 20 points over Carey Terrance and 26 points over Matt Williamson. The Mr. DIRTcar 358-Modified Weekly Championship just concluded, with David Hebert claiming the title after earning 12 wins in 38 starts. Hebert is fifth in the DIRTcar 358-Modified Series standings.

For more information on the DIRTcar 358- Modified Series, click DIRTcar.com.

Day, Date Track Location

Friday, Sept. 9……….. Autodrome Drummond……….. Drummondville, Quebec

Friday, Sept. 16……….. Mohawk International Raceway……….. Akwesasne, N.Y.

Wednesday, Oct. 5……….. CMP Presents Weedsport Speedway……….. Weedsport, N.Y.

Thursday, Oct. 6……….. Rolling Wheels Raceway Park……….. Elbridge, N.Y.

Saturday, Oct. 8……….. New York State Fairgrounds……….. Syracuse, N.Y.

Saturday, Oct. 15……….. Brockville Speedway……….. Brockville, Ontario

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