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DIRTcar Fall Nationals Will Determine 2018 National Champions in Seven Divisions

Federated Auto Parts Raceway at I-55 to host the 23rd annual event for the first time by Matt Prieur CONCORD, NC — Sept. 27, 2018 — The 23rd annual DIRTcar Fall Nationals will be hosted by a new venue for the first time in event history. The prestigious event is heading west for the 2018 racing season as the newly rebranded 23rd annual DIRTcar Fall Nationals, the traditional season-ending weekend for national DIRTcar points, will be held at Federated Auto Parts Raceway at I-55, in Pevely, MO, on Thursday through Saturday, …

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Volusia Speedway Park Begins Construction of New Main Grandstand

Comfort and access take priority, with multiple seating options for 48th DIRTcar Nationals DELEON, FL — Sept. 24, 2018 — Volusia Speedway Park announced today a $500,000 overhaul of its main frontstretch grandstand and wall as part of ongoing efforts to provide a top-notch experience for fans and racers at the two-week long, season-opening DIRTcar Nationals. As the demand for reserved seating continues to grow — with standing-room-only crowds for World of Outlaws shows — the new grandstand will expand reserved seating options and make the overall experience more comfortable …

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Mother Nature’s Attempt to Snag World 100 Results in Ultimate Racing Weekend

World 100 Now Followed by World of Outlaws Craftsman Sprint Car Series for Ultimate Racing Weekend in Mid-October ROSSBURG, OH — Sept. 7, 2018 — Persistent rains and dire forecasts of storms and up to 50-mph winds, have forced DIRTcar Racing and Eldora Speedway to reschedule the highly-anticipated crown jewel of dirt Late Model racing, the World 100.  Rossburg, OH, is set to receive six inches of rain over the next couple of days, with probable storms. “It was impossible to hold the event,” explained Eldora General Manager Roger Slack. …

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Bloomquist & Owens Take Thursday Prelim Night Features at Eldora Speedway

A pair of former Globe Trophy winners’ bag $10,000 each ROSSBURG, OH — Sep. 6, 2018 — The Biggest Dirt Race In The World, the 48th annual World 100 commenced with the first of two Prelim Nights at the famed half-mile high-banked dirt oval of Eldora Speedway, located just east of the Indiana/Ohio state line in Rossburg, Ohio on Thursday, September 6. The first of three full nights of racing for the “Granddaddy of them all” featured the popular “Every Lap Matters” format highlighted by twin 25-lap features paying $10,000 to …

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National Dirt Late Model Hall of Famer Billy Moyer Wins Baltes Classic at Eldora Speedway

48th annual World 100 next at Eldora on September 6-8 ROSSBURG, OH — Sept. 2, 2018 — The Sunoco American Late Model Series continues to roll through the 2018 racing season as the traditional tripleheader of action over the Labor Day Holiday Weekend concluded at Eldora Speedway with the 11th annual Baltes Classic. The highlight of Labor Day Weekend was on one of the biggest stages in all of dirt track racing. The famed half-mile, high-banked dirt oval — located just east of the Indiana/Ohio state line in Rossburg, OH — …

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DIRTcar Roundup Steel City Stampede

Lernerville Speedway closes out its 2019 schedule with one of the biggest melees of the season, the 11th annual DIRTcar Roundup Steel City Stampede — a full weekend of racing, camping and fun as twelve divisions take the track for three days. Finish the year with a bang!   FROM 2018: 2018 Steel City Stampede Competitor Guide DIVISIONS: 410 Sprint Cars DIRTcar Super Late Models DIRTcar Big-Block Modifieds DIRTcar UMP Modifieds DIRTcar Open Pro Stocks RUSH Crate Late Models RUSH Wingless Sprint Cars RUSH Sportsman Modifieds 305 Race Savers Sprint Cars Elite Modifieds …

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Appeals Board Reduces Pierce Penalty for Dirt Late Model Dream Infraction following Polygraph Testing

CONCORD, NC — July 20, 2018 — The DIRTcar Appeals Board has amended a penalty served to Bobby Pierce, driver of the No 32p DIRTcar Late Model, following tire sampling at the Dirt Late Model Dream at Eldora Speedway in June. After appealing the penalty as per Section 12 of the General Rules and Specifications, Pierce and seven members of his team underwent rigorous polygraph testing, providing the appellate board additional perspective in the issuance of the penalty. The appellate board’s decision upheld the disqualification and suspension but reduced the …

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DIRTcar Summer Nationals after Week One

CONCORD, NC — June 18, 2018 — The 2018 DIRTcar Summer Nationals and Summit Racing Equipment Modified Nationals are in full swing after a stellar first week. The Northern Kickoff featured amazing runs by tour veterans and strong challenges by newcomers amid one of the strongest tour fields in recent history. As we look ahead to Legends Week here are the drivers to watch for this year. Shannon Babb won three of the five events in the opening week of this year’s tour, snatching up $25,000 with his wins at …

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DIRTcar Racing Penalty Report 6/18/18

CONCORD, NC — June 18, 2018 — World Racing Group has announced penalties in a DIRTcar Racing event. Per the Series rulebooks and the integrity of the sport, such infractions shall be announced. DIRTcar Racing Late Model Penalty: Bobby Pierce, driver of the No. 32p DIRTcar Racing Late Model has violated Section 11.0, 11.1-X, Y; 15.11-G of the 2018 DIRTcar Racing General Rules and Specifications. Event: Dirt Late Model Dream – Eldora Speedway, Rossburg, Ohio Date: June  7 -8- 9 2018 The Member has requested an Appeal of the Penalty as outlined …

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Bloomquist Blisters Dream Field for $100,000

Bloomquist Blisters Dream Field for $100,000 ROSSBURG, OH (courtesy of Eldora Speedway) — June 9, 2018 — After a torrid battle with Jonathan Davenport throughout the first half of the event, Scott Bloomquist checked out and dominated the last 60 laps to earn his eighth Dirt Late Model Dream title. He crossed the line over nine seconds ahead of second place finisher Dale McDowell. Video Highlights RACE RESULTS FROM ELDORA SPEEDWAY, JUNE 9, 2018 Dirt Late Model Dream – (100) Laps – $100,000-to-win 1. O-Scott Bloomquist[15]; 2. 17M-Dale McDowell[16]; 3. 49-Jonathan Davenport[8]; 4. …

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EPJ Wins Thriller; Madden Earns First Eldora Victory

ROSSBURG, OH (courtesy of Eldora Speedway) — June 8, 2018 — Earl Pearson Jr’s winning pass in the late stages of Twin 25 Feature #1 was one of 17 position changes for the lead throughout the 25-lap race. Chris Madden had little pressure in the second Twin 25 as he cruised to his first ever Eldora victory. VIDEO HIGHLIGHTS RACE RESULTS FROM ELDORA SPEEDWAY, JUNE 8, 2018 Feature 1 – (25)Laps: 1. 1P-Earl Pearson Jr.[7]; 2. 49-Jonathan Davenport[1]; 3. 17M-Dale McDowell[17]; 4. 5-Don O’Neal[2]; 5. 39-Tim McCreadie[14]; 6. 99jr-Frank Heckenast …

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Familliar Faces in Victory Lane at Eldora

ROSSBURG, OH (courtesy of Eldora Speedway) — June 8, 2018 — Jonathan Davenport and Darrell Lanigan topped the 78 car field on Friday afternoon in the opening round of the Dirt Late Model Dream. The event was postponed from Thursday night when rains drenched the Speedway. VIDEO HIGHLIGHTS RACE RESULTS FROM ELDORA SPEEDWAY, JUNE 8, 2018 (FROM JUNE 7 RAINOUT, 2018) Feature 1 – (25)Laps: 1. 49-Jonathan Davenport[4]; 2. 5-Don O’Neal[3]; 3. 1R-Josh Richards[2]; 4. 18B-Shannon Babb[1]; 5. 71-Hudson O’Neal[8]; 6. 32P-Bobby Pierce[5]; 7. 22S-Gregg Satterlee[7]; 8. 39-Tim McCreadie[9]; 9. 1G-Devin …

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Doubleheader Event Sets Up Massive Four Feature Race Program on Friday at Eldora

ROSSBURG, OH (courtesy of Eldora Speedway) — June 8, 2018 — Persistent rain and lightning forced Eldora Speedway officials to postpone Thursday night’s opening round of the 24th running of the $100,000-to-win Dirt Late Model Dream Weekend to Friday. Rain interrupted qualifying time trials with eight of the 79 drivers on-site yet to take time, qualifying will completely restart for all competitors. Conditions favorable to get the track surface back into raceable condition just did not develop. The Grandstand, Pit Area and South Lot will be cleared at 10 a.m. Gates …

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DIRTcar Summer Nationals Tour Commences in Three Weeks

Peoria Speedway kicks off the 33rd annual Hell Tour for DIRTcar Racing Super Late Models by Matt Prieur CONCORD, NC — May 25, 2018 — The DIRTcar Summer Nationals Hell Tour embarks on its 33rd straight year of competition in 2018. From June 13 to July 14, the premier drivers and teams within the DIRTcar Super Late Model ranks will race in 28 events in 32 days spread out over seven states, vying for almost $200,000 in first-place prize money over the marathon five weeks of competition. A minimum of …

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