Dirt Track is similar to speedway in that it is run on closed tracks that are completely flat, on a gritty shale surface. Dirt tracks are usually 600m-1000m long.
But unlike speedway, Dirt Track circuits have both left and right hand bends and you do not need a specialised machine like a slider or speedway bike.
Many of Australia’s top road racers have come from Dirt Track, like Hansford, Gardner, Doohan, Beattie, Phillis, Goddard, Corser, Gobert, Mladin, Stoner, Vermeulen, West, Parkes, Baylis and TT winner Cameron Donald.
MV's AGM will be held on Wednesday, May 7 at 200 The Boulevard, Port Melbourne.
From April 1, 2014, smoking is banned at outdoor areas where children are playing, swimming or participating in sport.
Iilish Ross is aiming for a return to racing in 2 weeks after a disappointing Victorian Dirt Track C'ships.
Nick Waters and Ben Brooks claimed the state's top prizes at the 2014 Victorian Dirt Track Championships.
Iilish Ross will head down the Murray River in search of silverware at the Victorian Dirt Track C'ships on March 9.
Current Victorian dirt track champion Rowan Tegart is on target to defend his two state titles in Mildura on March 9.