Pecore Procures Chevy Performance 75

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Pecore Makes Last-Lap Pass on Bublak to Win Chevy Performance 75 at NAPA Super DIRT Week

by Bill Foley

OSWEGO, NY — Oct. 7, 2018 — “That will go down in history as one of the best at Oswego,” said announcer Shane Andrews as Shane Pecore and Robert Bublak Jr. diced through traffic in a nail-biting, heart-stopping final lap of the DIRTcar Sportsman Chevy Performance 75 during NAPA Auto Parts Super DIRT Week XLVII.

When the checkered flag flew Cornwall, Ontario’s Pecore eeked out a fourth-tenths of a second win over Bublak with Adam McAuliffe right there in third just a couple of car lengths behind.

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Beauchamp Edges Out Dumblewski in DIRTcar Pro Stock 50

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DIRTcar Pro Stock 50 Culminates with a Drag Race to the Checkers

OSWEGO, NY — Oct. 7, 2018 — The NAPA Super DIRT Week DIRTcar Pro Stock 50 ended on Sunday with a drag race to the finish after C.D. Beauchamp gave leader Chuck Dumblewski a tap off turn four to conclude a 50-lap battle a mere .017 seconds ahead.

The competition heated up on Saturday afternoon with Time Trials as Fonda Speedway regulars Dumblewski and Josh Coonradt laid down a pair of Fast Times, only .008 seconds apart from each other, to set themselves on the front row for Sunday’s feature event. 

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Larry Wight on Top of the World at NAPA Super DIRT Week

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Larry Wight on Top of the World at NAPA Super DIRT Week

OSWEGO, NY – October 7, 2018 – Gypsum Racing driver Lightning Larry Wight pulled off a late-race pass on veteran driver Jimmy Phelps and held off the five-time NAPA Super DIRT Week Champion Stewart Friesen for the $50,000 pay day. Jimmy Phelps gambled on racing the entire Billy Whittaker Cars 200 without stopping for fuel or tires. Wight's lap 73 pit stop equipped him with fresh tires, which shot him to the top of the score card in the final quarter of the race. Friesen crossed the finish line in second followed by the Camping World 150 winner Peter Britten.

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25 Years. Every. Single. Car.

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25 Years and Every Single Car

OSWEGO, NY – October 6, 2018 – From Bath, NY native Joyce Parcels has been registering race cars at NAPA Auto Parts Super DIRT Week for twenty-five years. Next year she'll be settled into a new home in Florida so this year's NAPA Super DIRT Week is her last. Parcels dedication to the event embodies what makes it so special and so successful. 

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Billy Whittaker Cars 200 Field Set

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Jack Lehner and Ryan Watt Speed to Last Chance Showdown Wins

OSWEGO, NY – October 6, 2018 – It took two Last Chance Showdowns, won by Jack Lehner and Ryan Watt, to set the final positions for the Billy Whittaker Cars 200. Jimmy Horton, Nick Webb, Rich Scagliotta, and Alan Johnson earned the rest of the available starting positions.

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One Last Chance for the Sportsman Modifieds

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One Last Chance for the Sportsman Modifieds

by Bill Foley

NAPA Super Dirt Week DIRTCar Sportsmen qualifying, at the Oswego Speedway, for the Sunday afternoon Chevy Performance 75 came down to three 10 lap events on Saturday night.

Nine positions were at stake for the over 60 drivers who were hoping to qualify for their major event of the year.
Brianna Ladouceur, Zach Sobotka and Bucko Branham came across the line first as they cemented their berth in Sunday's main event.

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