ROSSBURG, Ohio (May 29) — A live pay-per-view broadcast of the 20th running of the Dirt Late Model Dream presented by Ferris Mowers on Thursday-Friday-Saturday, June 5-6-7 at Eldora Speedway will be available to fans on both EldoraSpeedway.com and DirtonDirt.com, marking the first-time the famed speedway and popular Dirt Late Model news website have joined forces.
Fans unable to attend the blockbuster three-day event in person can still watch all the action live online at EldoraSpeedway.com or DirtonDirt.com by purchasing a pay-per-view package for each night of competition. The coverage includes two complete racing programs on Thurs., June 5, headlined by a pair of 25-lap, $2,500-to-win features; two more full racing cards on Fri., June 6, topped by twin 25-lap features paying $5,000-to-win; and the grand finale on Sat., June 7, featuring heats, consolations and the prestigious 100-lap Dirt Late Model Dream paying $100,000-to-win.
Eldora Speedway’s Manager of Promotions and New Media, Jonathan Bateman, and DirtonDirt.com’s co-founder, Michael Rigsby, will oversee a specially-assembled production team that brings extensive broadcast and video experience to the project. Veteran motorsports cameraman Greg Stephens will direct the multi-camera coverage featuring noted Dirt Late Model videographers Steve Gigeous, Will Gigeous, Webb Dillard and Derek Kessinger and assistance from others.
Announcers Dustin Jarrett, James Essex, Shane Andrews and Ben Shelton will call the action on the broadcasts, providing fans lap-by-lap commentary and in-depth interviews with participants throughout each race night.
Pricing for each night’s pay-per-view broadcast and other information is also now available at www.EldoraSpeedway.com and www.DirtonDirt.com.
The robust three-day schedule relates to plenty of action for the fans, while for the drivers and race teams it relates to additional track time, increased opportunities to capture prize money and seven chances to stand before the crowd on Eldora’s famed victory lane stage.
Six-time Dirt Late Model Dream winner Scott Bloomquist of Mooresburg, Tenn., is the defending champion.
Fans can purchase race tickets and campsites for the Dirt Late Model Dream presented by Ferris Mowers, or any other exciting Eldora event, by going online to www.EldoraSpeedway.com. Additionally, tickets and campsites may be purchased through the Eldora offices during normal business hours by calling (937) 338-3815.
Additionally, race fans and race teams can get behind-the-scenes access by following @EldoraSpeedway on Twitter, hitting ‘Like’ at Facebook.com/EldoraSpeedway and view video highlights at YouTube.com/EldoraSpeedwayInc. Mobile device users can access the Eldora Speedway app for the iPhone, iPad and Android which are available for download via iTunes and Google Play.