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AKWESASNE - One of the biggest events of the 2013 racing season will take place this weekend, as Mohawk International Raceway along with Twin Leaf present a DIRTcar and Go Nuclear Late Model Series Weekend Double Header this Friday and Saturday night.

All four major DIRTcar touring divisions will be on hand throughout the weekend.

Friday night’s program will feature the 358 Modified DIRTcar Series race, along with a Mr. DIRTcar Pro Stock event, as well as the Go Nuclear Late Model Series with a non-points event with the top two Late Model finishers earning a guaranteed starting spot into Saturday night’s Richard Tenace Memorial event.

The following night will be another big night at MIR, as the Big Block Modified Super DIRTcar Series comes to town, along with the next round of the Mr. DIRTcar Sportsman Series. In addition, the Go Nuclear Late Model Series returns once again for the 1st Annual Richard Tenace Memorial event, paying $1500 to win. Two Time defending Mohawk International Raceway track champion Billy Dunn will look to put his home track advantage to the test in his quest for his first ever win on the Super DIRTcar Series tour.

Friday night’s general admission prices are only $30 for adults, $25 for Students & Seniors and $15 for children 12 and under. Pit Admission is $35 for members and $40 for non-members. Pit Gates and Grandstand area will open at 4pm, with Hot Laps beginning at 6 p.m. Time Trials for 358 Modified Series and Pro Stock Series will commence at 6:45 p.m. followed by heat races at approximately 7:15 p.m.

Saturday night’s general admission is just $35 for adults, $30 for Students & Seniors and $15 for children 12 and under. Pit admission is $40 for members and $45 for non members. Pit Gates and Grandstand area will open at 2:30 p.m, with Hot Laps beginning at 5 p.m. Time Trials for Big Block Modifieds and Sportsman are slated for 5:45 p.m. with heat race action set to begin at approximately 6:30 p.m.

Weekend passes are available as well. General Admission prices are $60 for adults, $50 for Students and Seniors, $25 for Children 12 and Under. A Weekend Pit Pass is available for $80. Free Camping on the MIR premises is permitted. Breakfast will be served from 8-11 a.m. on Saturday morning for just $8. A chicken dinner will also be available for lunch from 11 a.m. until all is sold at a price of only $10.

For more information, visit the track website at www.MohawkInternationalRaceway.com.

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