Fans To Determine DirtonDirt.com World of Outlaws Late Model Series Most Popular Driver Award Winner During World Finals
Top Vote-Getter In This Weekend’s On-Line Contest Will Receive $500
By Kevin Kovac, WoO LMS P.R. Director
CONCORD, NC – Nov. 6, 2013 – With a little help from their fans, one World of Outlaws Late Model Series driver will pocket an extra $500 during the seventh annual World Finals this weekend (Nov. 7-9) at The Dirt Track at Charlotte.
The cool, hard cash is earmarked for the winner of the inaugural DirtonDirt.com World of Outlaws Late Model Series Most Popular Driver contest, which will be conducted on-line throughout the blockbuster World Finals event.
From the start of World Finals Qualifying Night on Thursday (Nov. 7) through the conclusion of the weekend’s finale on Saturday night (Nov. 9), fans will have the opportunity to cast votes for their favorite WoO LMS regular on the Twitter and Facebook social-media platforms. Fans must post their favorite driver’s name with the hashtag #WoOFanFav for each vote to be counted.
DirtonDirt.com staff members will tally the votes and the winner will be announced during Sunday night’s WoO LMS Awards Banquet at the Great Wolf Lodge in Concord, N.C.
“We feel this will be a great way for fans to get involved during the World Finals and show support for their favorite World of Outlaws Late Model Series driver,” said DirtonDirt.com founder and CEO Michael Rigsby. “Whether fans are at The Dirt Track enjoying the World Finals in person or at home watching DirtonDirt.com’s live on-line Pay-Per-View broadcast of all the action, they can get on their computers, tablets or smart-phones and vote for their favorite driver.”
Voting is restricted to the 11 drivers who were WoO LMS regulars in 2013. The all-star group includes current points leader Josh Richards of Shinnston, W.Va.; reigning champion Darrell Lanigan of Union, Ky.; Shane Clanton of Zebulon, Ga.; 2011 titlist Rick Eckert of York, Pa.; ’06 champ Tim McCreadie of Watertown, N.Y.; Tim Fuller of Watertown, N.Y.; Chub Frank of Bear Lake, Pa.; Bub McCool of Vicksburg, Miss.; Clint Smith of Senoia, Ga.; and Rookie of the Year contenders Eric Wells of Hazard, Ky., and Morgan Bagley of Longview, Texas.
DirtonDirt.com provides video highlights, news coverage, results and features on all types of dirt Late Model racing. The full-fender division’s preeminent media source will also produce the on-line Pay-Per-View broadcast of this weekend’s World Finals for fans who can’t make the trip to Charlotte.
The World Finals begin on Thurs., Nov. 7, with the big Qualifying Night featuring two rounds of WoO Late Model and Sprint Car time trials and two sets of Super DIRTcar Series big-block Modified heats. Each division’s first round of qualifying will apply to Friday’s program and the second round to Saturday’s racing card.
Action is scheduled to get the green flag at 6:05 p.m. on Thurs., Nov. 7, and 5 p.m. on Fri., Nov. 8, and Sat., Nov. 9.
Tickets for the World Finals Presented can be obtained by logging on to www.charlottemotorspeedway.com or calling 1-800-455-FANS. Three-day packages are available for the bargain price of $79 and $34 for children 13-and-under.
The World of Outlaws Late Model Series is brought to fans across the country by many important sponsors and partners, including: American Racing Custom Wheels (Official Custom Wheel), Arizona Sport Shirts (Official Apparel Company), Armor All (Official Car Care Products), Hoosier Racing Tires (Official Racing Tires), KMC (Official Custom Truck Wheel), STP (Official Fuel Treatment), Vicci (Official Uniform), VP Racing Fuel (Official Racing Fuel), DirtonDirt.com (Hard Charger Award) and McCarthy’s One Hour Heating & Air Conditioning (Raye Vest Memorial Pill Draw Award); in addition to contingency sponsors: Butlerbuilt, Cometic Gasket, Comp Cams, Dominator Race Products, Edelbrock, Eibach Springs, JE Pistons, JRI Shocks, Klotz Synthetic Lubricants, MSD Ignition, Ohlins Shocks, QuarterMaster, Roush Yates Performance Parts, Superflow Dynos, Wrisco Aluminum and XS Power Racing Batteries; along with manufacturer sponsors Capital Race Cars, Integra Shocks, GRT Chassis, Jake’s Carts, Racing Electronics, Rocket Chassis, TNT Rescue, and Warrior Chassis.