Turning Stone Extends DIRTcar NE Banquet Room Reservations

Weedsport, NYOctober 15, 2010 – By Tom Skibinski, DIRTcar Racing Northeast PR Director

With days counting down until the final event of the 2010 racing season, management at the Turning Stone Resort & Casino has extended the cut-off date for teams reserving rooms for the 35th Annual DIRTcar Racing NorthEast ‘Night of Champions’ Awards Banquet to OCTOBER 29, 2010 effective immediately.


A number of rooms have been blocked off at both the Hotel Resort and The Tower in the name of “DIRTcar Racing” on Friday, Nov. 19 and Saturday, Nov. 20 at a rate of $140.00 per night for race teams, sponsors and track personnel seeking overnight accommodations. These weekending room blocks will be held with a three-week cutoff so reservations must now be made by Oct. 29 to insure the special discounted rates.

The traditional post-season celebration among owners, competitors, sponsors and officials will honor the top series drivers along with DIRTcar Northeast Region and Track champions is scheduled for Sat., Nov. 20. DIRTcar Promoter meetings will run Saturday from 9 a.m.-1 p.m. with lunch to follow. The evening awards program for Big-Block Modified, 358-Modified, Sportsman and Pro Stock championship teams is set to kick off with a cocktail reception at 6 p.m.

Turning Stone is centrally located, just off the New York State Thruway (I-90) in Verona, approximately 30 miles east of Syracuse. At Exit 33, go left at the traffic light on to Route 365, travel 1/4-mile south before turning left at Patrick Road. For reservations, call The Turning Stone Resort & Casino (www.Turning-Stone.com) at 1-800-771-7711 and indicate your affiliation with the DIRTcar Racing ‘Night of Champions’ Banquet.

Please contact World Racing Group Executive Administrative Assistant Gina Fernez at WRG headquarters (704/795-7223) in Concord, North Carolina or the DIRTcar Northeast office (315/834-6606) in Weedsport, New York for further information.

DIRTcar Racing Northeast main office is located in Weedsport, New York on the Cayuga County Fairgrounds, home of DIRTcar All-Star Weekend in July. DIRTcar Northeast’s crown jewel event —Super DIRT Week at the New York State Fairgrounds in Syracuse runs annually in October featuring Hoosier Tire-VP Racing Fuels Mr. DIRTcar Championship Series events for Big-Block Modified, 358-Modified, Sportsman and Pro Stock divisions. Ticket and schedule information is available by contacting the Weedsport office (315/834-6606) during the day or logging into www.allstar100weekend.com and www.superdirtweekonline.com anytime.

The Big-Block Super DIRTcar Series is brought to fans across the Northeast by several sponsors and partners, including series sponsors Hoosier Racing Tire www.hoosiertire.com, VP Racing Fuels www.vpracingfuels.com and GM Performance Parts www.gmperformanceparts.com. Promotional partners include the University of Northwestern Ohio www.unoh.com and Chizmark & Larson Insurance www.chizmarklarson.com, and contingency sponsors are Bicknell Racing Products www.bicknellracingproducts.com, Bilstein Shocks www.bilstein.com, KSE Racing Products www.kse-racing.com, Motorsports Safety Systems www.motorsportssafetysystems.com, MSD Ignition www.msdignition.com, Penske Shocks, www.penskeshocks.com, Racing Electronics www.racingelectronics.com, Vicci Racing Apparel www.vicci.com and Wrisco Industries www.wrisco.com.