New Tread Pattern, Compound Names and Siping Rules Await DIRTcar UMP Competitors in 2017
December 7, 2016
DIRTcar Racing, in conjunction with Hoosier Racing Tire, today announced that DIRTcar UMP Modified division drivers will have an improved tread pattern, renamed compounds, and less siping to do in the 2017 season.
Dillon Machavern emerged victorious atop the 22-car TA2 field at Circuit of The Americas (COTA), outlasting a 102.81-mile race that saw four official lead changes and an hour-long battle with defending TA2 champion Gar Robinson.
The Sportscar Vintage Racing Association (SVRA) announced that Hoosier Racing Tire will be the official tire of its fast-growing road racing series in 2017. Hoosier, already the choice of many SVRA racers, adds their brand name to the list of sponsors joining or stepping up their involvement the vintage racing organization.