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September 18, 2018

Race Car Procession Through Oswego Will Kick Off NAPA Super DIRT Week


OSWEGO, NY – A procession of DIRTcar Racing race cars will take to the streets of Oswego, with a police escort, to officially kick off NAPA Auto Parts Super DIRT Week on Wednesday, October 5, at noon.

Ellen B. Clark, chairperson of the City of Oswego Promotion and Tourism Advisory Board, holds a poster promoting Super Dirt Week in the Port City at the start of Monday's committee meetings. The event will kick off Wednesday with a parade of cars from the Speedway to downtown and back to the Steel Palace.

Ellen B. Clark, chairperson of the City of Oswego Promotion and Tourism Advisory Board, holds a poster promoting Super Dirt Week in the Port City at the start of Monday’s committee meetings. The event will kick off Wednesday with a parade of cars from the Speedway to downtown and back to the Steel Palace.

As many as 50 Big-Block Modifieds, 358-Modifieds, Sportsman Modifieds and Pro Stocks will leave two-by-two from Gate 6 at Oswego Speedway, led by the Oswego Police Department and the official NAPA Super DIRT Week pace car.

The caravan will turn south onto City Line Road, west onto East Avenue and then head north on East 10th Street to East Utica Street, crossing the bridge into the west side of town to West First Street.

They will then turn back east on Route 104 to Oswego Speedway, for a nearly five-mile ride.

Just a few hours following the procession’s return to the historic Oswego Speedway, the first cars will take the track. The Super DIRTcar Series Big-Block Modifieds hit the 0.625-mile clay-oval for the first time in 64-years on Wednesday at 3 p.m.

Tickets for the 2016 NAPA Super DIRT Week can be purchased on-site at Oswego Speedway through the various tickets gates, or by calling 844-DIRT-TIX (347-8849).

If you can’t make it in person, be sure to watch live on DIRTVision.com.

For more information, visit SuperDIRTWeekOnline.com

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