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Kenny Wallace Driving Experience Becomes Official Racing Experience of the World of Outlaws and DIRTcar Racing

Kenny Wallace Driving Experience Becomes Official Racing Experience of the World of Outlaws and DIRTcar Racing CONCORD, N.C. — May 4, 2015 — The World of Outlaws and DIRTcar Racing announce today the Kenny Wallace Dirt Racing Experience will be the Official Driving Experience of the World of Outlaws and DIRTcar Racing. In addition to a long career in NASCAR, Kenny Wallace has raced on dirt for more than 10 years. Wallace, who won the DIRTcar Summit Racing Equipment Modified Summer Nationals championship in 2012, is eager to showcase his ...

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DIRTcar, World of Outlaws Saddened by Passing of Eldora Founder Earl Baltes

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CONCORD, N.C. – March 23, 2015 – The World of Outlaws and DIRTcar Racing are saddened to learn today of Earl Baltes’ passing. Earl grew Eldora Speedway out of the fields of western Ohio into one of racing’s premier venues. He took a chance on Ted Johnson and the World of Outlaws in its inaugural 1978 season and the sprint car series has returned to Eldora every year since, helping it to become the premier dirt racing series in the world. A master showman and promoter, Earl first built Eldora ...

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BIG GATOR PARTY: Austin Dillon Wins Gator Championship Race at Volusia’s DIRTcar Nationals

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CLICK HERE FOR PHOTOS FROM VOLUSIA SPEEDWAY PARK! BARBERVILLE, Fla. – Feb. 16, 2015 – Austin Dillon held off his brother, Ty, on Monday night at Volusia Speedway Park to win the DIRTcar Nationals Gator Championship for UMP Modifieds. Dillon started ninth but charged forward quickly as three-time national champion Devin Gilpin and Saturday night winner Nick Hoffman showed the way. Dillon powered to the front with Hoffman giving chase. Ty Dillon eventually swept to second ahead of Hoffman and set his sights on his brother. A late caution set ...

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Austin Dillon charges to UMP Modified victory

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CLICK HERE FOR MORE PHOTOS FROM VOLUSIA SPEEDWAY PARK! Kasey Kahne Racing Dominates DIRTcar Nationals Sprint Week Finale Sweet wins, Pittman claims crown; Austin Dillon charges to UMP Modified victory BARBERVILLE, Fla. – Feb. 15, 2015 – Kasey Kahne Racing dominated the final night of Sprint Car Week on Sunday at Volusia Speedway Park, with Brad Sweet taking the World of Outlaws feature and Daryn Pittman earning the overall championship. Afterward, Austin Dillon, who spent the day qualifying for the Daytona 500, charged from ninth to victory to win the ...

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Nick Hoffman claims DIRTcar Nationals UMP Modified win!

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CLICK HERE FOR MORE PHOTOS FROM VOLUSIA SPEEDWAY PARK! BARBERVILLE, Fla. – Feb. 14, 2015 – After narrowly missing out on victories the previous two nights, World of Outlaws Sprint Car Series champion Donny Schatz left no doubt who was in charge on Saturday at Volusia Speedway Park’s DIRTcar Nationals, sweeping to the lead on lap eight and driving to his first victory of the season. Then, in the first qualifying night for Monday’s Gator Championship, Nick Hoffman became the fifth different DIRTcar UMP Modified winner of the week, getting ...

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Ty Dillon wins Friday’s UMP Modified DIRTcar Nationals

BARBERVILLE, Fla. – Feb. 13, 2015 – Ty Dillon swept to the lead just as the white flag was displayed Friday night at Volusia Speedway Park’s DIRTcar Nationals to win a thriller for his first UMP Modified victory of the season. In the World of Outlaws Sprint Car Series season opener at Volusia, Kasey Kahne Racing’s Daryn Pittman won for the second consecutive night, passing Donny Schatz on the final lap to win his second Gator trophy of the week on the half-mile dirt oval. Ty Dillon joins his brother, ...

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Stremme captures Volusia Speedway Park victory in UMP Modified

Kasey Kahne Racing’s Pittman Wins Thriller at DIRTcar Nationals CLICK HERE FOR MORE PHOTOS FROM VOLUSIA SPEEDWAY PARK! BARBERVILLE, Fla. — Feb. 12, 2015 — Kasey Kahne Racing’s Daryn Pittman edged Tony Stewart Racing’s Donny Schatz in an epic UNOH All Star Circuit of Champions Sprint Car main event Thursday night at Volusia Speedway Park’s DIRTcar Nationals.   David Stremme followed by dominating the DIRTcar UMP Modified nightcap, holding off Austin Dillon, Nick Hoffman, Ty Dillon and hard charger Kyle Strickler.   Pittman was out front of the sprint car ...

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Strickler Tops UMP Modifieds Wednesday at DIRTcar Nationals

BARBERVILLE, Fla. — Feb. 11, 2015 — Greg Hodnett dominated the UNOH All Star Circuit of Champions feature Wednesday night at Volusia Speedway Park’s DIRTcar Nationals, and then Kyle Strickler held off Ty Dillon to capture the DIRTcar UMP Modified nightcap. Hodnett, one of Pennsylvania’s fiercest competitors, quickly jumped out front while the rest of the field battled behind him. Hodnett kept up his pace on the high side as Danny Lasoski and Brad Sweet closed to finish second and third. “I just tried to drive the wheels off of ...

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Austin Dillon Charges to Victory in Volusia Speedway Park Opener

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NASCAR star holds back Hoffman, brother Ty, to kick off DIRTcar Nationals BARBERVILLE, Fla. — Feb. 10, 2015 — NASCAR superstar Austin Dillon held off North Carolina’s Nick Hoffman on a green-white-checkered finish to win Tuesday night’s DIRTcar Nationals UMP Modified opener at Volusia Speedway Park. Dillon built a big advantage from the pole as Hoffman and Dillon’s brother, Ty, surged forward. A late caution bunched the field, giving Hoffman and Ty Dillon one last shot at victory, but Austin Dillon executed a perfect restart and Hoffman wound up settling ...

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Kenny Wallace takes UMP Modified win at North Florida Speedway – 2/8/15

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North Florida Speedway February 8th, 2015 Modified B-Main – top 4 transfer 1. 6b – Dave Baldwin 2. 11 – Shawn Pitts 3. 96 – Cory Daugherty 4. 71 – Roy Crane 5. 2m – Dave Mitchell 6. 82N – Nick Tharp 7. 4b – Lavern Verckler 8. 19 – Thomas Siegler 9. 69 – Richie Stephens 10. 141 – Justin Galbreath 11. 9s – Brian Selby 12. 53 – Jerome Dipple 13. 9s – Slater McCray Modified A-main 1. 36 – Kenny Wallace 2. 2H – Nick Hoffman 3. ...

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Jason Miller wins UMP Modified main event at North Florida Speedway – 2/7/15

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Lake City Speedway February 7th, 2015 Modified A-Main – 29 cars – no b-main 1. 12 – Jason Miller 2. 36 – Kenny Wallace 3. 40 – Kevin “Buzzie” Adams 4. 16c – Josh Harris 5. 1G – Devin Gilpin 6. 77 – Ray Bollinger 7. 64jr – Billy Workman, Jr. 8. 9 – Ken Schrader 9. D4 – Dave Jameson 10. 54 – Larry Burkins 11. 79 – Nick Kurtz 12. 89 – Matt Tifftt 13. 47 – Bill Howard 14. 21 – Michael Stratton 15. 67 – Garrett ...

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Kevin Adams gets UMP Modified win at Bubba Raceway Park!

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Bubba Raceway Park February 6th, 2015 Modified – Feature Finish Start Car Driver Hometown 1 25 40    Kevin Adams     – 2 24 77    Ray Bollinger     – 3 6 36    Kenny Wallace    Concord , Nc 4 21 9    Ken Schrader    Concord , Nc 5 15 19    Thomas Sigler    St. Marys, Wv 6 20 72    Todd Neiheiser    Panama City, Fl 7 13 9S    Brian Selby    Sparta , Tn 8 8 64JR    Billy Workman    Terreu , Nc 9 9 16C    Josh Harris    Utica , Ky 10 19 12    Jason Miller     ...

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Nick Hoffman Wins $5,000 Open Modified 75 Lap A-Main On Only Second Night In 39th Annual Winternationals At East Bay Raceway Park

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Tampa, Florida……1/31/15……..Nick Hoffman was only at East Bay Raceway Park for two of the three days of the 16th Annual Open Wheel Modified action, but the Mooresville, North Carolina youth made his presence known to the Saturday night crowd and the 42 competitors by sweeping both nights for a total of $6,500 which included the $5,000 prize and trophy for Saturday night’s 75-lap finale. Exiting his Elite chassis in victory lane with his traditional backflip he was quick to tell the crowd that he thought he had buried himself behind ...

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Nick Hoffman Wins Night 2 On His First Visit Ever At East Bay Raceway Park

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TAMPA, FL….1/30/15……It was a night of surprises in the Open Wheel Modified Division at East Bay Raceway Park when Nick Hoffman towed in from Mooresville, North Carolina to view the track for the first time and capture the winner’s share of the last preliminary race worth $1,500 Friday night. Telling the crowd that he felt like he was “in the mix” all night long even though he had never seen the track before, his Elite chassis adapted to the surface very well. “ In 16 nights of racing, this thing ...

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