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Author Topic:   New Mod/Late Model Organization
posted January 19, 2002 08:28 AM
A new game is in town, or coming to yours soon. It is called the World Dirt Racing League, and is to be a traveling type series similar to USMTS.

The tentative pay sheet I saw paid $1200 to win the mod class and $5000 to win late model.

Mod engine restrictions are an OEM block, with no claim, and add 40 pounds for aluminum heads.

They have a website, that is not quite done but the URL is

I will try to get Jammin in touch with the promoter and see if he can post more information for you guys, and I am mailing a rule book to Jammin today so he has it for reference.

The man organizing the series is James Wilson from the Kansas City area. I have heard rumors on several tracks he has shows set for in the central states area.

Can't speak for him but figured I would give you all the heads up.

[This message has been edited by LAYNE_Trans (edited January 19, 2002).]

posted January 19, 2002 09:34 AM
Thanks for letting us know Mike.


posted January 19, 2002 11:26 AM
The series that was announced at batesville is called MOD CARS (modified championship auto Racing Series). It is but on by Chuck Stowe. Havent heard much more except that schedule or more info is to be released sometime this month.

posted January 21, 2002 06:24 AM
This is pretty open as for rules, but has a few simple twists. OEM blocks, intakes have to have a flat plenum (I read that as dual plane), heads with stock size valves +.100 max, alum heads add 40 pounds to front of car, no motor claim.

Rear spoilers allowed. At least the payis realistic at $1200 to win the event, better then the $300-500 most places running against the same equipment.

I will try to post more but I am leaving wednesday morning and be gone through sunday so if I don't I will when I get back.