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Final Appeals Upheld in Dirt Late Model Dream Suspensions

CONCORD, N.C. – July 23, 2016 –World Racing Group Commission Chairman Potestas, motorsports executive John Darby, upheld penalties issued by DIRTcar following Eldora Speedway’s Dirt Late Model Dream. The #B5 driven by Brandon Sheppard, #22 driven by Gregg Satterlee, #20 driven by Jimmy Owens, #33X driven by Ricky Thornton and #0 driven by Scott Bloomquist were penalized after tire samples collected at the event and tested by an independent laboratory did not meet established benchmarks in a chemical analysis. Darby interviewed all five competitors, DIRTcar Officials and visited the testing …

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Three for Jason Feger with Oakshade Win

Jason Feger - Jim Denhamer photo

With an insurmountable championship points lead, Bobby Pierce feels relief WAUSEON, Ohio – July 15, 2016 – Jason Feger rebounded Friday night at Oakshade Raceway, beating Ryan Unzicker who get the better of him the night before and claiming his third DIRTcar Summer Nationals win of the season. Feger started on the outside pole and jumped out to the early lead but Unzicker ran him down and battled past him on lap 15. Feger, not wanting a repeat of the night before at Merritt, wheeled the car into turns one …

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Ryan Unzicker Holds off Feger, Pierce for Summer Nationals Win at Merritt

Ryan Unzicker - Jim Denhamer photo

The series kicks off its final two nights with a double-header at Oakshade Speedway on Friday LAKE CITY, Mich. – July 14, 2016 – Ryan Unzicker was up front throughout Thursday night’s Summer Nationals event at Merritt Speedway, but Jason Feger did not make his second series win this year easy. Unzicker started on the pole with points leader and reigning series champion Bobby Pierce on his outside. Pierce slipped back early as Feger charged. Through the late portions of the feature, Feger pulled even with Unzicker twice as he …

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Rain Forces Cancellation of Summer Nationals at Shadyhill Speedway

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MEDARYVILLE, Ind. – July 13, 2016 – Rain has forced the cancellation of the DIRTcar Summer Nationals and DIRTcar Summit Racing Equipment Modified Nationals events scheduled for tonight, Wednesday, July 13, at Shadyhill Speedway in Medaryville, Ind. The DIRTcar Summer Nationals event will not be rescheduled. The DIRTcar Summit Racing Equipment Modified Nationals event at Shadyhill will be rescheduled for Saturday, Aug. 27. The DIRTcar Summer Nationals and DIRTcar Summit Racing Equipment Modified Nationals return to action on Thursday, July 14 at Merritt Speedway in Lake City, Mich. Follow the …

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Rain Forces Cancellation of Summer Nationals at Plymouth Speedway

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PLYMOUTH, Ind. – July 12, 2016 – Rain has forced the cancellation of the DIRTcar Summer Nationals and DIRTcar Summit Racing Equipment Modified Nationals events scheduled for tonight, Tuesday, July 12, at Plymouth (Ind.) Speedway. The events will not be rescheduled. The DIRTcar Summer Nationals and DIRTcar Summit Racing Equipment Modified Nationals return to action on Wednesday, July 13 at Shadyhill Speedway in Medaryville, Ind. Follow the Summer Nationals and Summit Modified Nationals on Twitter at Twitter.com/SummerNationals or on Facebook at Facebook.com/SummerNationals. Stay up-to-date with the latest news from the series throughout …

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Double Digits for Bobby Pierce with Quincy Win

Bobby Pierce

The series takes Monday off as it returns to action for its final Champions Week on Tuesday at Plymouth Speedway QUINCY, Ill. – July 10, 2016 – Bobby Pierce did something Sunday night few before him have done – he scored his 10th DIRTcar Summer Nationals victory of the season after a battle with Tyler Erb at Quincy Raceways. Pierce, the 19-year-old from Oakwood, Ill., became just the fifth driver in Summer Nationals history to reach double-digit wins in a single season. Erb, also 19 years old, started on the …

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Billy Moyer Dominates at Highland

Billy Moyer

The series returns to action Sunday at Quincy Raceways HIGHLAND, Ill. July 9, 2016 Billy Moyer dominated Saturday nights DIRTcar Summer Nationals feature at Highland Speedway as he scored his 93rd career series victory and third of the 2016 season. Devin Gilpin started on the pole but Moyer very quickly took over the top spot and steadily built and insurmountable lead. Through 30-laps Moyer extended his lead at one point to nearly half a track length over Gilpin and current points leader and reigning series champion Bobby Pierce. Four cautions …

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Jason Feger Cruises to Farmer City Summer Nationals Win

Jason Feger

CLICK HERE FOR MORE PHOTOS FROM FARMER CITY RACEWAY! Scores his fourth straight podium finish FARMER CITY, Ill. – July 8, 2016 – Jason Feger continued his recent string of success Friday night at Farmer City Raceway as he scored his second DIRTcar Summer Nationals victory in four days. Feger started back in ninth, but made steady progress through the field and battled past Devin Gilpin with 10 laps to go. Through the end of the feature, Feger held off Ryan Unzicker, who has one win on the season and …

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Lady Luck Blesses Bobby Pierce in Macon Speedway Win

Bobby Pierce

The series returns to action on Friday at Farmer City Raceway MACON, Ill. – July 7, 2016 – Kevin Weaver was poised to win Thursday night at Macon Speedway but bad luck sidelined him, giving red-hot Bobby Pierce another DIRTcar Summer Nationals victory. Jason Feger led the feature early with Weaver hot on his tail. Weaver took over the top spot from Feger on lap 25 and led big until mechanical issues sidelined Weaver on lap 38. Weaver’s bad luck was Pierce’s good luck as inherited the lead and through …

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Its Bobby Pierce on Top at Peoria

Bobby Pierce

The series returns to action on Thursday at Macon Speedway PEORIA, Ill. – July 6, 2016 – Bobby Pierce battled Kevin Weaver to score his eighth DIRTcar Summer Nationals victory of the season on Wednesday night at Peoria Speedway. Weaver, who started on the outside front row, jumped out to the early lead but Pierce caught him as he began working through traffic. With Pierce out front, Weaver began a three-way battle for second with Billy Moyer and Jason Feger. Pierce successfully navigated through traffic and notched his second victory …

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Jason Feger Dominates at Daugherty

Jason Feger

The series returns to action at Peoria Speedway on Wednesday BOSWELL, Ind. – July 5, 2016 – Jason Feger dominated Tuesday night at Daugherty Speedway to claim his first DIRTcar Summer Nationals victory of the season. For the Bloomington, Ill.-native and former track champion, Daugherty is old hat. Feger led flag-to-flag at the track, holding a consistent straightaway lead and at one point lapping up to eighth place. The win was Feger’s second straight at Daugherty with the Summer Nationals. “It’s the first time I’ve been here in this Moyer …

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Bobby Pierce Continues to Roll with LaSalle Win

Bobby Pierce

The series returns to action at Daugherty Speedway on Tuesday LASALLE, Ill. – July 4, 2016 – Bobby Pierce continued his incredible run through the DIRTcar Summer Nationals at LaSalle Speedway on Monday night as he charged through the field and got past leader Kevin Weaver on the final lap to score seventh win of the season. “It was awesome,” Pierce said. “I think this was my first last-lap, last-corner pass to win the race. Me and Kevin had an awesome race.” Frank Heckenast Jr. led early with Bob Gardner …

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Summer Nationals to Join Mars Late Model DIRTcar Series at Springfield Raceway

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Event rescheduled for Sept. 17 following rain out this week SPRINGFIELD, Mo. – July 2, 2016 – The rained out Summer Nationals event at Springfield Raceway, originally scheduled for June 30, has been rescheduled for Saturday, Sept. 17 in a special event that will pair the tour with the Mars Late Model DIRTcar Series. The event, sponsored by Greenlawn Funeral Home, will be a combined show and marks the first time the Summer Nationals has joined the Mars Late Models. “We are glad to have the opportunity to return to …

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Rain Cancels World of Outlaws and Summer Nationals at Federated Auto Parts Racing at I-55

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Racing resumes with the Outlaws/ Hell Tour Shootout Sunday, July 3 at Lincoln Speedway PEVELY, Mo. July 2, 2016 – Heavy belts of rain and thunderstorms moving through the region Saturday has cancelled the World of Outlaws Craftsman® Late Model Series and DIRTcar Summer Nationals event at Federated Auto Parts Raceway at I-55 in Pevely, Mo. There will be no makeup date for the cancellation. Also cancelled was the DIRTcar Summit Racing Equipment Modified Nationals, which were scheduled to join the Outlaws and Summer Nationals on Saturday. With unfavorable conditions …

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