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Pierce & Gilpin Share Stage At Saturday Nights 31st Annual DIRTcar Racing UMP Night of Champions Awards Banquet


SPRINGFIELD, Ill. – Jan. 10, 2015 – Bobby Pierce of Oakwood, Ill., and Devin Gilpin of Columbus, Ind., shared the spotlight during Saturday night’s 31st annual DIRTcar Racing UMP ‘Night of Champions’ Awards Banquet inside the Springfield Crowne Plaza Hotel’s ballroom. Pierce, 17, entered the DIRTcar UMP Late Model history books in 2014 by becoming the youngest driver ever to claim the UMP Late Model weekly-racing championship, while Gilpin, 24, continued his reign as the top UMP Modified driver in earning his third consecutive UMP Modified weekly-racing title. More than ... Read More »

2014 UMP DIRTcar Champions crowned at DIRTcar Banquet!


CLICK HERE TO VIEW ALL THE PHOTOS FROM THE UMP DIRTcar BANQUET HELD ON 1/10/15! January 10th, 2015 – Springfield, IL – All eight UMP DIRTcar division champions were crowned along with the UMP DIRTcar Summer Nationals Champion, Summit Modified Nationals Champion, KidModz Champion and Quikcar Late Model Series Champion on Saturday, January 10th, 2015 at the Crowne Plaza in Springfield, IL. Congrats to all the 2014 Champions and everyone who participated in the UMP DIRTcar Series in 2014. The 2015 UMP DIRTcar racing season kicks off with a busy ... Read More »

31st UMP DIRTcar Awards Banquet set for January 10th, 2015

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Mobil 1 Racing Joins World of Outlaws and DIRTcar as Official Technology Partner

Mobil 1 Racing oils named as the “Official Racing Oil of World of Outlaws and DIRTcar” Mobil 1 to offer contingency program for drivers and teams in both series Expands the presence of Mobil 1 in racing and its leadership in motorsports   CHARLOTTE, N.C. – Mobil 1 has been named the “Official Racing Oil of the World of Outlaws and DIRTcar” as a part of a new technology partnership. The partnership not only expands ExxonMobil’s presence and leadership in motorsports, but will enable a deeper technological connection between Mobil ... Read More »


VP RACING FUELS & DIRTcar RACING EXTEND PARTNERSHIP VP Tapped as DIRTcar Fuel Supplier Through 2017 SAN ANTONIO, TX (March 17, 2014) VP Racing Fuels today announced the extension of its sponsorship of World Racing Group’s DIRTcar Racing sanction body through 2017. With the agreement, VP will continue as the “Official Fuel of DIRTcar,” one of the largest sanctioning bodies in the world by race count, providing spec fuels to Big-Block and 358-Modified competitors, serving as exclusive trackside fuel supplier to the Sportsman and Pro Stock classes and as the ... Read More »

Photos from the 2013 UMP DIRTcar Banquet held on 1/11/14


STATS: 2013 UMP DIRTcar Feature Win Totals For All Divisions!

2013 UMP DIRTcar LATE MODELS FEATURE WINS Brandon Sheppard 14 Trevor Glaser 13 Bobby Pierce 11 Rusty Schlenk 11 Eric Spangler 10 Jason Sperry 10 Josh Richards 10 Rich Neiser 10 Shannon Babb 10 Alex Ferree 9 Jesse Stovall 9 Caleb Ashby 8 Collin Winebarger 8 Dale Glassford 8 Darrell Padgett 8 Greg Walters 8 Michael Kloos 8 Randy Korte 8 Darrell Lanigan 7 Garrett Alberson 7 Jared Miley 7 Jeremy Hines 7 Justin Wells 7 Kevin Weaver 7 Matt Miller 7 Dona Marcoullier 6 Michael Norris 6 Scott Bull ... Read More »

2013 UMP DIRTcar Divisions Point Fund Payout!

UMP DIRTcar LATE MODELS SUMMER NATIONALS 1 $25,000.00 2 $10,000.00 3 $7,000.00 4 $5,000.00 5 $3,000.00 6 $2,000.00 7 $1,000.00 8 $800.00 9 $700.00 10 $600.00 NATIONAL POINTS 1 $20,000.00 2 $10,000.00 3 $5,000.00 4 $3,000.00 5 $2,000.00 6 $1,500.00 7 $1,000.00 8 $975.00 9 $950.00 10 $925.00 11 $900.00 12 $875.00 13 $850.00 14 $825.00 15 $800.00 16 $775.00 17 $750.00 18 $725.00 19 $700.00 20 $675.00 21 $650.00 22 $625.00 23 $600.00 24 $575.00 25 $550.00 26 $525.00 27 $500.00 28 $480.00 29 $460.00 30 $440.00 31 $420.00 ... Read More »

DIRTcar UMP News & Notes: Sheppard (Late Models) & Gilpin (UMP Modifieds) Lead National Standings With End Of Points Season In Sight

CONCORD, NC – Sept. 12, 2013 – HOMESTRETCH: Brandon Sheppard of New Berlin, Ill. (Late Models) and Devin Gilpin of Columbus, Ind. (UMP Modifieds) have DIRTcar UMP national championships in sight as the circuit’s 2013 weekly points racing season draws to a close. Sheppard enters this weekend’s action leading the DIRTcar UMP Late Model national standings by 79 points (2,511-2,432) over teenager Bobby Pierce of Oakwood, Ill., while Gilpin holds a 63-point edge (2,290-2,227) over Jacob Poel of Spring Lake, Mich., in his bid for a second consecutive UMP Modified title. ... Read More »

This Friday night, June 21st, Kankakee County Speedway hosts a UMP Pro Late Model Special presented by Gandrud Chevrolet.

$800 to win… $1,000 for second!!  Featuring some of the top Pro Late Model drivers in Illinois. Plus a full show of hotly contested dirt track racing action in all divisions including the Country Chevrolet Pro Late Models, Bumper to Bumper Auto UMP Modifieds, Miller Hydraulic UMP Stock Cars, Smith Realty I-Mods, and the Indulgent Creations UMP Sport Compacts. UMP Late Models have the week OFF. Good Food, Good Friends, Good Times! Fun for the whole family. Adult Grandstand Admission is only $12, Kids 11-16 $6, 10 & Under 10 ... Read More »

Humberstone adds Big Block/358 Modifieds and Pro Late Models to weekly schedule

Ontario Track Will Continue to Run DIRTcar Sportsman Modifieds, Expands DIRTcar Offerings for 2013 PORT COLBORNE, ONTARIO – For the 2013 season, Humberstone Speedway is expanding its offering of DIRTcar races, adding DIRTcar UMP Pro Late Models to the weekly racing card as well as eight DIRTcar Modified shows to the schedule. The speedway will also continue it’s long running tradition of DIRTcar Sportsman Modified competition on a weekly basis. For the eight Modified events, both 358-Modified and Big Block Modified drivers can compete and earn home track and Safety-Kleen ... Read More »

Shirley & Gilpin Share Stage At Saturday Night’s 29th Annual DIRTcar Racing UMP ‘Night of Champions’ Awards Banquet

Over $350,000 In Points-Fund Cash Distributed To Drivers During Gala Event Commemorating 2012 Season SPRINGFIELD, IL – Jan. 7, 2013 – Brian Shirley of Chatham, Ill., and Devin Gilpin of Columbus, Ind., shared the spotlight during Saturday night’s 29 th annual DIRTcar Racing UMP ‘Night of Champions’ Awards Banquet inside the Springfield Crowne Plaza Hotel’s ballroom. Shirley, 31, entered the DIRTcar UMP Late Model history books in 2012, becoming just the third driver to win the organization’s Summer Nationals ‘Hell Tour’ and weekly series national points titles in the same ... Read More »


It’s Time to Renew Your DIRTcar Membership! Don’t delay, renew your DIRTcar Membership today! If you have never been a DIRTcar Member, you’re missing out on all sorts of things from point fund money to trophies to special insurance coverage. Click http://www.DIRTcarMembers.com for all of the details. Read More »

Scott Weber claims UMP Pro Late Model Nationals victory at Tri-City Speedway!

Tri-City Speedway October 13th, 2012 UMP Pro Crate Late Models – A-Main — 37 Cars Finish Car No Driver Hometown 1 8BALL Scott Weber (C) Festus, MO 2 00 Randy Korte (L) Highland, IL 3 25 Steve Lance Jr Cuba, IL 4 118 Mark Voigt Marine, IL 5 67 Mark Oller (C) Highland, IL 6 59 Aaron Heck (C) Mount Vernon, IL 7 15 Kolby Vandenbergh Ashland, IL 8 17X Michael Kloos Trenton, IL 9 56 Jeff Walston Paducah, KY 10 01 Casey Montague Lebanon, IL 11 9STAR Jordan Bauer ... Read More »