From Tony Veneziano
CONCORD, N.C. – Oct. 15, 2010 – Dirt racing fans listen up! The World of Outlaws and DIRTcar Racing are taking over the national TV spotlight for three consecutive Saturday nights. The biggest names in dirt racing battle for their respective championships in primetime exclusively on SPEED. Tune in at 8 p.m. Eastern on Oct. 23, Oct. 30 and Nov. 6 for every edge-of-your-seat, heart-pounding moment with exclusive interviews from all of the major players in the sport.
First, in a three-hour broadcast at 8 p.m. on Saturday, Oct. 23, it’s the World of Outlaws Sprint Cars invading Pennsylvania to take on the Posse for an intense night of action in the Morgan Hughes Memorial Williams Grove National Open. No love is lost when the Outlaws come to town and square off against the vaunted Pennsylvania Posse, which enters the massive event on a nine-race win streak.
Next, in a two-hour special program at 8 p.m. on Saturday, Oct. 30, the Super DIRTcar Series Big-Block Modifieds take center stage at the New York State Fairgrounds “Moody Mile” in the 39th Annual SEF Small Engine Fuels 200 Presented by Ferris/Snapper/Simplicity. The most prestigious modified race in the country, the one race every modified racer wants to win, takes the green for a wild 200 miles of non-stop action on the track and on pit road.
Finally, in a huge four-hour live broadcast at 8 p.m. on Saturday, Nov. 6, it’s the biggest dirt racing event of the year, the World of Outlaws World Finals from The Dirt Track at Charlotte featuring the World of Outlaws Sprint Cars, the World of Outlaws Late Models and beginning this year the Super DIRTcar Series Big-Block Modifieds. Championship battles for all three of dirt racing’s top divisions are so tight they’ll no doubt be decided on the track that night. Don’t miss SPEED’s Dave Despain leading the biggest dirt racing broadcast team as it delivers insightful interviews around the ground-shaking action every fan expects leading up to the championship crowning moments for all three series.
That’s nine hours of original, primetime dirt racing coverage on SPEED over three Saturday nights – Oct. 23, Oct. 30 and Nov. 6. Plus, multiple rebroadcasts during the week make SPEED the place to watch the World of Outlaws and DIRTcar Racing this fall.
For more information on the World of Outlaws and DIRTcar Racing go to WorldofOutlaws.com and DIRTcar.com. For broadcast dates, rebroadcast dates and air times, visit SPEED.com.
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