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Summer Nationals Rains Out at Springfield Raceway

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Race will be rescheduled at a later date SPRINGFIELD, Mo. – June 30, 2016 – The DIRTcar Summer Nationals event at Springfield Raceway has been postponed due to heavy rain. The event will be rescheduled at a later date. The rain out is the third of the season for the Summer Nationals this season. The DIRTcar Summer Nationals continues to roll Friday night with a stop at Fayette County Speedway in Brownstown, Ill. Follow the Summer Nationals and Summit Modified Nationals on Twitter at Twitter.com/SummerNationals or on Facebook at Facebook.com/SummerNationals. …

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Bobby Pierce Returns to the Top with Belle-Clair Win

Bobby Pierce

The series returns to action Thursday at Springfield Raceway BELLEVILLE, Ill. – June 30, 2016 – After rare bad luck at Clarksville Speedway on Tuesday night, Bobby Pierce rebounded on Wednesday to win at Belle-Clair Speedway and claim his sixth DIRTcar Summer Nationals victory of the season. Jason Feger looked to be the driver to beat early as he tried for his first Summer Nationals victory of the season. On the green, he jumped ahead of Ryan Unzicker. Through the opening laps, Unzicker tried to run down Feger and nearly …

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Mike Harrison Notches Win at Belle-Clair

Mike Harrison

The series returns to action on Friday at Fayette County Speedway BELLEVILLE, Ill. – June 29, 2016 – Mike Harrison, the reigning and four-time DIRTcar Summit Racing Equipment Modified Nationals champion, found victory lane for the first time in 2016 at Belle-Clair Speedway on Wednesday night. Harrison, who started on the outside front row with Nate Zimmer on the pole, powered to the lead and then claimed victory over Nick Hoffman, the current series points leader. Ray Walsh finished third, Paul Bailey fourth and Brian Bielong in fifth. With Harrison, …

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Josh Harris Claims Summit Modified National Win at Clarksville

Josh Harris - Jim Denhamer photo

The series rolls on to Belle Clair Speedway tonight CLARKSVILLE, Tenn. – June 28, 2016 – Josh Harris, of Utica, Ky., claimed the DIRTcar Summit Racing Equipment Modified Nationals victory Tuesday night at Clarksville (Tenn.) Speedway. Harris was on a roll through Tuesday’s event, taking the fast time in his qualifying group and his Heat race win. Harris started the feature in third and powered past Lucas Lee and Levi Kissinger to take 25-lap feature win. It is the first Summer Nationals win for Harris this season. Lucas Lee and …

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Unzicker Rebounds for Clarksville Summer Nationals Win

Ryan Unzicker - Jim Denhamer photo

Points leader Bobby Pierce has rare bad luck CLARKSVILLE, Tenn. – June 28, 2016 – Ryan Unzicker has been charging through Summer Nationals but has not had the finishes he would have hoped. That changed Tuesday night at Clarksville Speedway as he was able to claim his first DIRTcar Summer Nationals victory of the season. Unzicker started on the front row with current points leader and reigning Summer Nationals champion Bobby Pierce to his outside. Pierce fell back to sixth early and then got tangled in a crash – he …

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Bobby Pierce Edges Brandon Sheppard for Tri-State Win

Bobby Pierce holds off Brandon Sheppard for win at Tri-State Speedway - Jim Denhamer photo

Red hot Pierce continues to roll through Summer Nationals; takes Heartland Tour Week Championship HAUBSTADT, Ind. – June 26, 2016 – If the weather and Brandon Sheppard had anything to say about it, Bobby Pierce would have been left jilted on Sunday night at Tri-State Speedway but Pierce was able to hold off both as he claimed his fifth Summer Nationals victory of the season and the Heartland Tour Week title. Ryan Unzicker led through the first 12 laps of the night’s rain-shortened feature, but it was Pierce and Sheppard …

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Chad Kinder Claims Summit Modified Nationals Win at Fairbury

Chad Kinder

CLICK HERE FOR MORE PHOTOS FROM FAIRBURY SPEEDWAY’S SUMMER NATIONALS! Chad Kinder Claims Summit Modified Nationals Win at Fairbury The Summit Racing Equipment Modified Nationals returns to action Sunday at Tri-State Speedway FAIRBURY, Ill. – June 25, 2016 – Fairbury American Legion Speedway has been good to Chad Kinder during the DIRTcar Summit Racing Equipment Modified Nationals and Saturday night was not any different as he cruised to his first tour win of the season and second at the track in two seasons. Kinder started on the feature pole and …

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Brandon Sheppard Earns Hard Fought Fairbury Win

Brandon Sheppard

CLICK HERE FOR MORE PHOTOS FROM FAIRBURY SPEEDWAY’S SUMMER NATIONALS! Brandon Sheppard Earns Hard Fought Fairbury Win Pierce continues to expand his Summer Nationals points lead FAIRBURY, Ill. – June 25, 2016 – It was not an easy win, but Brandon Sheppard held tough and fought back challenges Saturday night at Fairbury American Legion Speedway to claim his first Summer Nationals victory of the season. Sheppard started the feature on the outside pole with veteran Billy Moyer next to him. Moyer jumped out to an early lead. Sheppard got around …

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Bobby Pierce Battles Billy Moyer for Tri-City Win

Bobby Pierce

CLICK HERE FOR MORE PHOTOS FROM TRI-CITY SPEEDWAY! Bobby Pierce Battles Billy Moyer for Tri-City Win Pierce adds to his Summer Nationals points lead PONTOON BEACH, Ill. – June 24, 2016 – Friday night’s Summer Nationals feature at Tri-City Speedway played out very similarly to Cedar Lake as Billy Moyer and Bobby Pierce battled it out for the win. This time though the young gun, Pierce, got the better of the veteran, Moyer, to score his fourth Summer Nationals victory of the season. The two drivers started on the feature …

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Clayton Miller Scores Summit Modified Nationals Win at Tri-City

Clayton Miller

CLICK HERE FOR MORE PHOTOS FROM TRI-CITY SPEEDWAY! Clayton Miller Scores Summit Modified Nationals Win at Tri-City  The Summit Racing Equipment Modified Nationals returns to action Saturday at Fairbury American Legion Speedway PONTOON BEACH, Ill. – June 24, 2016 – Clayton Miller, of Fredonia, Ky., cruised to his first DIRTcar Summit Racing Equipment Modified Nationals victory of the season. Miller was on a roll throughout Friday night’s event as he cruised to a heat race win and started the feature on the outside pole next to Michael Long. Miller, who …

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Dennis Erb Jr. Dominates Summer Nationals at Spoon River

Dennis Erb, Jr.

CLICK HERE FOR MORE PHOTOS FROM SPOON RIVER SPEEDWAY’S UMP SUMMER NATIONALS! Dennis Erb Jr. Dominates Summer Nationals at Spoon River Pierce adds to his Summer Nationals points lead CANTON, Ill. – June 23, 2016 – Dennis Erb Jr., fresh of his win at the Dirt Late Model Dream, came into Thursday night’s DIRTcar Summer Nationals at Spoon River Speedway with the wind at his back and did it ever show. Erb cruised to a dominant victory over Billy Moyer and Bobby Pierce in the 50-lap feature and scored the …

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Nick Hoffman Returns to Victory at Spoon River

Nick Hoffman

CLICK HERE FOR MORE PHOTOS FROM SPOON RIVER SPEEDWAY’S UMP SUMMER NATIONALS! Nick Hoffman Returns to Victory at Spoon River The Summit Racing Equipment Modified Nationals returns to action Friday at Tri-City Speedway CANTON, Ill. – June 23, 2016 – Nick Hoffman continued to roll Thursday night at Spoon River Speedway as he claimed his third DIRTcar Summit Racing Equipment Modified Nationals victory of the season. Hoffman, from Mooresville, N.C., jumped out to an early lead over Brent Mullins in the feature. Through three cautions, Mullins, who had his hands …

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Walsh Scores at Jacksonville

Ray Walsh

CLICK HERE FOR MORE PHOTOS FROM JACKSONVILLE SPEEDWAY’S SUMMER NATIONALS! Ray Walsh Tops Modified Nationals Field at Jacksonville Speedway Walsh is just the second driver in three events to win and scores his first ever on the tour JACKSONVILLE, Ill. – June 22, 2016 – Ray Walsh held off Michael Long to score his first ever DIRTcar Summit Racing Equipment Modified Nationals win at Jacksonville Speedway on Tuesday night. Walsh, a St. Louis-native, was on a roll throughout the night, scoring his heat race victory and starting on the outside …

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Bobby Pierce Continues to Roll with Jacksonville Win

Bobby Pierce

CLICK HERE FOR MORE PHOTOS FROM JACKSONVILLE SPEEDWAY’S SUMMER NATIONALS! Bobby Pierce Continues to Roll with Jacksonville Win Summer Nationals kicks off Heartland Tour week JACKSONVILLE, Ill. – June 21, 2016 – Bobby Pierce continued his Summer Nationals dominance Tuesday night at Jacksonville Speedway’s ILMO Propane Wildman Kelly Classic as he battled Mike Marlar to score his third win so far this season. Pierce, the 19-year-old reigning Summer Nationals champion, came into the Heartland Tour kick off at Jacksonville after the first Monday break. After setting a new track record …

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