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Kevin Cole claims ALMS victory at Vermilion County Speedway!

VERMILION CO. SPEEDWAY DANVILLE, IL. 4/22/07 42 CARS SUNOCO FUELS 30 LAP FEATURE BY BAZELL OIL CO. 1- 81C KEVIN COLE 2- 71 DON O’NEAL 3- 83 SCOTT JAMES 4- 34 MIKE MARLER 5- 00 RANDY KORTE 6- 25 JASON FEGERS 7- 1s AARON SCOTT 8- J1 WES STEIDINGER 9- 74 RUSS SCHEFFLER 10- 28 DENNIS ERB 11- 4 GREG JOHNSON 12- 91 RUSTY SCHLENK 13- 0 RICHIE HEDRICK 14- 16 JUSTIN RATLIFF 15- 5s STEVE SHEPHARD 16- 88 TERRY BABB 17- 1M MIKE MATARAGAS 18- 49 BRIAN RUHLMAN 19- …

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Mike Mataragas takes ALMS victory at Kamp Motor Speedway

KAMP MOTOR SPEEDWAY 4/21 07 1 1 MIKE MATARAGAS 2 81 KEVIN COLE 3 25 JASON FEGERS 4 99 FRANK HECKENAST 5 91 RUSTY SCHLENK 6 12 KEVIN WEAVER 7 9 ERIC SMITH 8 5 STEVE SHEPHARD 9 49 BRIAN RUHLMAN 10 0 RICHIE HEDRICK 11 1 DUANE CHAMBERLAIN 12 16 SHAWN NEGANGUARD 13 22 CHAD KINDER 14 24 RYAN UNZICKER 15 1 CASEY NOONAN 16 83 SCOTT BULL 17 25 DAN WALDEN 18 10 TYLER BOGGS 19 1 AARON SCOTT 20 21 EDDIE LEVINER 21 18 ERIC KWAISGROGH 22 …

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Wes Steidinger takes ALMS win at Kankakee!

KANKAKEE MOTOR SPEEDWAY ALMS FEATURE RESULTS 1- WES STEIDINGER J1 2- RUSTY SCHLENK 91 3- RANDY KORTE 00 4- KEVIN WEAVER B12 5- RYAN UNZICKER 24 6- ERIC KWAISGROGH 18 7- BILLY FAUST 26 8- STEVE SHEPHARD 5s 9- TED LOOMIS 23 10- DUANE CHAMBERLAIN 1C 11- AARON SCOTT 1s 12- BRIAN RUHLMAN 49 13- CASEY NOONAN 1n 14- TERRY BABB 88 15- MIKE MATARAGAS 1M 16- JERRY BOWERSOCK 95 17- FRANK HECKENAST 99 18- JASON FEGER 25 19- RYAN DAUBER 64 20- DUSTY MOORE 75 21- RICHIE HEDRICK 0 …

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UMP DIRTcar Racing Makes Official Decision On Sanctioning Of Belle Clair Speedway and Tri-City Speedway

EVANSVILLE , IN – March 26, 2007 – After several months of speculation and debate, UMP DIRTcar Racing officials have announced that Belle Clair Speedway in Belleville , Ill. , will be a weekly UMP-sanctioned track and Tri-City Speedway in Pontoon Beach , Ill. , will carry a specials-only sanction. Stan Schanter of Belle Clair Speedway and Kevin Gundaker of Tri-City Speedway were notified of UMP DIRTcar Racing’s decision on Fri., March 23. “We have taken calls from fans, drivers and anyone else who wanted to speak their mind about …

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Darrell Lanigan Bags $10,000 UMP Late Model Win In Friday-Night Florida DIRTcar Nationals Action

CLICK HERE FOR PHOTOS BARBERVILLE , FL – Feb. 16, 2007 – Darrell Lanigan might have been destined to win Friday night’s 40-lap UMP DIRTcar Racing Late Model feature at Volusia Speedway Park . After all, he picked his car number, 29, in the draw for time-trial positioning. “It was a good luck charm, I guess,” smiled Lanigan after pocketing $10,000 for capturing the UMP Late Model finale of the 36th annual Florida DIRTcar Nationals Presented by Mopar Speedshop. Lanigan, 36, of Union , Ky. , slipped by fellow 360 …

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Tuesday Night’s Florida DIRTcar Nationals Program Canceled After Heavy Rain Pounds Volusia Speedway Park

BARBERVILLE , FL – Feb. 13, 2007 – Thunderstorms and heavy rain struck Volusia Speedway Park late Tuesday afternoon, forcing the cancellation of Night 8 of the 36th annual Florida DIRTcar Nationals Presented by Mopar Speedshop. UMP DIRTcar Racing Late Model and open-wheel Modified action was scheduled for Tuesday night. The big-block Modifieds of the Advance Auto Parts Super DIRT Series were also slated for practice runs in preparation for a four-night meet from Feb. 14-17. With the cancellation of the week’s UMP Modified finale, Steve Arpin of Fort Frances …

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Earl Pearson Jr. Dominates Monday’s DIRTcar Nationals Opener For UMP DIRTcar Racing Late Models

BARBERVILLE , FL – Feb. 12, 2007 – There was no doubt about Earl Pearson Jr.’s superiority in Monday night’s UMP DIRTcar Racing Late Model action at Volusia Speedway Park . With his new car owner Bobby Labonte looking on, the Jacksonville, Fla., star ran roughshod on the field, easily winning the 25-lap feature that opened the Late Model portion of the 36th annual DIRTcar Nationals Presented by Mopar Speedshop. Pearson, who turned 35 on Jan. 29, fought off an early challenge from Tim McCreadie of Watertown, N.Y., and raced …

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2006 UMP DIRTcar Racing Late Model Points Fund Payout Tops $200,000

EVANSVILLE , IN – Jan. 23, 2007 – A whopping total of $218,865 in 2006 points-fund cash was distributed to UMP DIRTcar Racing Late Model competitors during the circuit’s 23rd annual awards banquet on Jan. 20 in Springfield , Ill. The points-fund breakdown included $74,965 for the national points race; $64,900 for the UMP DIRTcar Summernationals; $38,025 for the Region points battles; $28,300 for the State points races; and $12,675 for the COC/Northern All-Stars Late Model Series. Randy Korte of Highland , Ill. , who captured his second career UMP …

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New Logo Announces Dawning Of ‘UMP DIRTcar Racing’ Era

SPRINGFIELD, IL – Jan. 20, 2007 – A new era began for United Midwestern Promoters on Saturday. Continuing the circuit’s rise in North American short-track racing circles while maintaining its treasured history, UMP officials unveiled a fresh, stylish logo and announced an updated, all-encompassing title – ‘UMP DIRTcar Racing’ – for the popular weekly racing series. The news was formally released during Saturday night’s 23rd annual UMP Awards Banquet inside the Grand Ballroom of the Springfield Hilton, where the top UMP drivers from the 2006 season shared over a half-million …

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Korte & Hamstra Enjoy Spotlight As Nearly Half-Million Dollars Is Distributed At UMP’s Banquet!

Korte & Hamstra Enjoy Spotlight As Nearly Half-Million Dollars Is Distributed At Saturday’s 23rd Annual UMP DIRTcar Racing Awards Banquet SPRINGFIELD , IL – Jan. 20, 2007 – Randy Korte (Late Models) and Dan Hamstra (Modifieds) enjoyed standing in the spotlight during Saturday night’s 23rd annual UMP DIRTcar Racing Awards Banquet inside the Springfield Hilton’s Grand Ballroom. The 2006 national champions of UMP’s two marquee divisions were feted for their accomplishments before a packed house of over 800 UMP enthusiasts, who looked on as nearly a half-million dollars in points-fund …

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2007 UMP DIRTcar Summernationals Schedule For Late Models Boasts 29 Dates In 31 Nights

EVANSVILLE , IN – Jan. 20, 2007 – The 2007 UMP DIRTcar Summernationals is shaping up to be an unprecedented test of dirt Late Model men and machines. With 29 dates scheduled over a 31-day period from June 14 to July 14, this season’s tour could be the biggest ever. The ’07 UMP DIRTcar Summernationals is on track to set a record for most events run in the history of the series, which has thrilled Midwestern fans since its launch in 1988. The current single-season high for completed races is …

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UMP’s Late Model and Modified Divisions Ready To Get Rolling Again At Volusia’s Winternationals!

UMP’s Late Model and Modified Divisions Ready To Get Rolling Again During February’s DIRTcar Nationals At Volusia Speedway Park by Kevin Kovac EVANSVILLE , IN – Jan. 12, 2007 – As has become customary, the United Midwestern Promoters (UMP) season will get rolling next month in the Sunshine State . The DIRT MotorSports-owned organization’s top two divisions – dirt Late Models and Modifieds – are set for competition as part of the 36th annual DIRTcar Nationals Presented by Mopar Speed Shop that runs from Feb. 6-17 at Volusia Speedway Park …

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Tickets Sold Out For 23rd Annual UMP Awards Banquet On Jan. 20 In Springfield, Ill.

By Kevin Kovac EVANSVILLE, IN – Jan. 10, 2007 – Unprecedented interest has made a sell-out of the 23rd annual United Midwestern Promoters (UMP) Awards Banquet on Sat., Jan. 20, at the Springfield (Ill.) Hilton, UMP director Sam Driggers announced today. “We’ve done all we can to accommodate as many people as possible in the Hilton’s Grand Ballroom, but we’ve reached the point where we can’t sell any more tickets,” said Driggers. This is the first time in UMP’s history that the awards banquet’s tickets have been sold out in …

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Over Half-Million Dollars To Be Distributed At 23rd Annual UMP Awards Banquet On Jan. 20

EVANSVILLE , IN – Nov. 29, 2006 – The top United Midwestern Promoters (UMP) drivers from the 2006 season will share over a half-million dollars in points fund awards during the DIRT MotorSports-owned circuit’s 23rd annual Awards Banquet on Sat., Jan. 20, inside the Hilton Springfield’s Grand Ballroom in Springfield, Ill. The gala affair is open to all UMP racers, car owners and crew members and their families, friends and fans, but space constraints mean a limited number of tickets are available. Those planning to attend the banquet are urged …

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