DUNN TIRE RACEWAY PARK TO HOST
THE RACE OF CHAMPIONS DART ASPHALT MODIFIED TOUR
ON JUNE 28TH IN THEIR 50TH ANNIVERSARY SHOW
This Saturday one of the most historic auto racing
facilities in all of asphalt Modified racing will be celebrating its
50th Anniversary. The Dunn Tire Raceway Park in Lancaster, NY will
be turning the big 5 - 0 on this evening and the current track
management team has scheduled a huge racing show
this special event.
Headlining the program will be race number three in the Race of
Champions Dart Asphalt Modified Tour. Heat races followed by a B
Main and a 100 lap A Main will round out the racing program on this
Over the years anytime the Race of Champions Dart Asphalt Modified
Tour has visited this facility some great racing has taken place in
front of some outstanding crowds. Great racing coupled with plenty
of race strategy has always made any race here an interesting one.
What makes this such a great racing event is the strong core of
local racers who can hold their own against the best in the
business. Saturday night will be no different as a star studded
field is expected to enter this event.
Looking at the current Race of Champions Dart Asphalt Modified Tour
point standings. Tommy Farrell, III of Neptune, NJ is the current
leader by seven markers over defending Tour champion Pete Brittain
of Oakhurst, NJ. Binghamton, NY driver Daren Scherer sets in third
just two points behind Brittain and nine behind Farrell. Rick Kluth
of Brockport, NY currently rides in fourth just five markers behind
Scherer and 14 from the point lead. Veteran Jan Leaty of Williamson,
NY is fifth in points just one behind Kluth and 15 from the lead.
Top 15 in points are; Tommy Farrell, III 87, Pete Brittain 80,
Daren Scherer 78, Rick Kluth 73, Jan Leaty 72, Billy Putney
68, John Markovic 66, Matt Hirschman 65, Rick Kirkendall 60,
Jim Storace 57, Brian DeFebo 55, Eric Beers 54, Bobby Jones
54, Rusty Smith 53, Sege Fidanza 53.
Gates will open at 1:30 Saturday afternoon followed by hot laps
with the first heat scheduled to hit the track at 4 oclock Saturday
afternoon. A huge racing pit party will take place following the
conclusion of the entire racing program.
The Race of Champions Dart Asphalt Modified Tour is sponsored by;
Dart Machinery, Gater Racing Photo News, Hoosier racing Tire, Sunoco
Race Fuels, PBM Performance Products, Total Seal Piston Rings, Dura
Bond, Competition Engineering by Moroso, Dynatech, Xceldyne, Afco,
CV Products, and LA Sleeve.
For more information on this show please contact RoC offices at 607
775 5555 or Dunn Tire offices at 716 759 6818 or log on to
the World Wide Web at;
JR's Motorsports Media / RoC Dart
Asphalt Modified Series
June 23, 2008