WEEDSPORT, N.Y. — Sponsors have stepped up to support OktoberFAST presented by DIRTVision, with supporters putting up an additional $40,000 worth of special prizes and cash awards.
Racers will have an opportunity to take home their slice of the pie during each of the six nights when the Northeast’s top DIRTcar racers compete at six historic tracks across Upstate New York.
In addition to the cash awards, competitors in the Pro Stock and Sportsman divisions will be entered in a drawing to win a Chevrolet Performance 602/604 Crate engine. Competitors will receive one entry per each race entry towards the final drawing. One engine will then be awarded to a competitor in each of those two divisions.
The awards, specific to each track, range from winning the pole to capturing the Last Chance Showdown, being Hard Charger and many more.
Starting the event off on Oct. 6 at Albany-Saratoga Speedway, Bart Contracting will be paying out nearly $4,000 to competitors. The Columbia County, N.Y., company is a multi-generational High-End Residential & Commercial Contracting Business & Home Builder. With a focus on combining expert craftsmanship with the highest quality materials, Bart Contracting’s work will last for centuries.
When the event moves to Utica-Rome Speedway on Oct. 7, SRI Performance will be offering a generous $5,000 to racers. SRI Performance is an all-inclusive warehouse for racing and street performance products. They also carry a large variety of fasteners, welding equipment and industrial supplies.
Penske Racing Shocks has chipped in $5,000 for night three at Fulton Speedway on Oct. 8. Penske Racing Shocks is a leader in custom damper applications. Its catalog contains different types of shocks with standard lengths as well as certain available technologies.
As OktoberFAST heads into its second half at Can-Am Speedway on Oct. 9, St. Lawrence Radiology has graciously stepped up to post nearly $5,000 in awards. St. Lawrence Radiology Associates provides radiology services throughout New York, Pennsylvania, and Maine.
At Land of Legends Raceway, new partners SuperGen Products and Champion Power Equipment will support OktoberFAST competitors.
When OktoberFAST wraps up on Oct. 11 at Weedsport Speedway, Stirling Lubricants will present nearly $4,000 in rewards. Stirling Lubricants provides its clients with oils and lubricants they can trust from brands they know.
Fans and other businesses will have an opportunity to get in on the action by sponsoring additional awards after Oct. 1. There will be an online submission right here the Super DIRTcar Series website.