Rolling Wheels opens with DIRTcar ‘Thursday Night Thunder’ June 26

2014 tickets from any DIRTcar sanctioned facility or event redeemable for $3 discount

ELBRIDGE, N.Y. – Some race fans save their ticket stubs from a favorite race as a souvenir; come Thursday, June 26, those souvenirs will pay off. General admission patrons at Rolling Wheels Raceway’s DIRTcar ‘Thursday Night Thunder’ opener will receive a discount for presenting tickets from any DIRTcar sanctioned facility or event during the 2014 season.

“This year’s two DIRTcar ‘Thursday Night Thunder’ events at Rolling Wheels are great opportunities to thank the best fans in sports, DIRTcar Racing fans, by presenting a great race event at Central New York’s premier motorsports facility,” said Jeff Hachmann, the track’s General Manager. “Adding this discount is a great way to both reward loyalty and make a spectacular summer event even more affordable for the whole family.”

Each patron purchasing an adult general admission ticket for the Thursday, June 26, DIRTcar ‘Thursday Night Thunder’ at Rolling Wheels Raceway will receive a discount of $3 off the $18 ticket price by presenting a 2014 DIRTcar ticket stub. Kids 17 and younger will receive FREE admission .

Pit admission is $20 per DIRTcar Member or $25 for non-members. Competitors and teams interested in purchasing DIRTcar Memberships for the 2014 season can find more information about the program, including applications, by visiting

A 35-lap, $2,000-to-win DIRTcar Modified feature highlights the racing action June 26, with a 20-lap DIRTcar Sportsman Modified feature and 15-lap DIRTcar Stock Car feature rounding out the racing for the night.

The field for the DIRTcar Modified feature will be set based on qualifying heat race results with the number of heat races to be determined by the number of cars participating. Groups will be determined by a pill draw and competitors’ heat race starting positions will be determined by timed hot lap results.

Pit gates open at 4 p.m. Thursday, June 26, and grandstand gates open at 5 p.m. Racing is scheduled to begin at 7:30 p.m. For more information about DIRTcar ‘Thursday Night Thunder,’ visit For more information about DIRTcar Racing, including a list of sanctioned tracks with links to official track websites, visit

At A Glance:

DIRTcar ‘Thursday Night Thunder’

DATE:Thursday, June 26

TIME: Grandstand gates open at 5 p.m., racing starts at 7:30 p.m.

DIVISIONS: DIRTcar Big-Block Modifieds (35 laps, $2,000-to-win), DIRTcar Sportsman Modifieds (20 laps), DIRTcar Stock Cars (15 laps)

LOCATION: Rolling Wheels Raceway Park, 8310 Grant Avenue Road, Elbridge, N.Y.

ABOUT THE TRACK: High-speed five-eighths-mile oval


Rolling Wheels Raceway Park 2014 Season Schedule

June 26, Thurs. 7:30 p.m. DIRTcar Thursday Night Thunder

DIRTcar Big-Block Modifieds (35 laps, $2,000-to-win)

DIRTcar Sportsman Modifieds (20 laps)

DIRTcar Stock Cars (15 laps)

July 3, Thurs. 7:30 p.m. ‘Stars & Stripes’ Summer Super Show presented by Dig Safely 811

Super DIRTcar Series Big-Block Modifieds

Empire Super Sprints (Round #2 of ESS Speedweek)

Huge Fireworks Display!

July 24, Thurs. 7:30 p.m. DIRTcar Thursday Night Thunder

DIRTcar Big-Block Modifieds

Racesaver 305 Sprint Cars

DIRTcar Stock Cars

Sept. 27, Sat. 7:30 p.m. ESS Championship

Empire Super Sprints

Go Nuclear Late Model Series

Oct. 11, Sat. 7:30 p.m. Super Dirt Week Special

World of Outlaws STP Sprint Cars

DIRTcar Big-Block Modifieds “Win and You’re In!”

The Super DIRTcar Series and DIRTcar Racing in the Northeast Region is brought to fans by several sponsors and partners including Hoosier Racing Tire, VP Racing Fuels, Chevy Performance Parts, NAPA Auto Parts, Safety-Kleen, and Velocita USA. Contingency partners include the University of Northwestern Ohio, ASI, Bicknell Racing Products, Bilstein Shocks, Brodix, ButlerBuilt, Cometic Gasket, Comp Cams, Edelbrock, Integra Shocks, Intercomp, JE Pistons, JRI Shocks, KSE Racing Products, Motorsports Safety Systems, MSD LLC, Fox Shocks, Racing Electronics, Superflow and Wrisco Industries.