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Big Money on the Line in DIRTcar 358 Modified North Region Double-Header

CONCORD, NC – July 30 – The DIRTcar 358 Modified North Region Series gets back to racing action in a big way with a double-header at Brockville Speedway and Mohawk International Speedway. The North Region has an exceptionally strong contingent of DIRTcar 358 Modifieds making life difficult for the tour regulars to invade. However, at Cornwall Speedway earlier in the year, Super Matt Sheppard started in the back of the field and used all 150 laps to inch his way to the front. Late in the race Sheppard passed another …

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Jacob Hawkins & Donnie Jeschke Score Eldora Dirt Derby Victories

DIRTcar UMP Modifieds and Stock Cars take part in the sixth annual Eldora Dirt Derby ROSSBURG, OH — Jul. 17-18, 2018 — The DIRTcar UMP Modifieds and DIRTcar Stock Cars were on hand as part of sixth annual Dirt Derby at Eldora Speedway (OH) with special Invitational Features on Wednesday, July 18. The same two divisions also raced a full show during the Tuesday Night Tailgate on July 17 at Eldora Speedway. While the NASCAR Camping World Truck Series headlined the two days of action at the fast half-mile high-banked dirt oval, the …

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DIRTcar UMP Modified DIRTcar Nationals Points: As of 2/11

SPOT CAR # NAME 6-Feb 7-Feb 8-Feb 9-Feb 10-Feb 11-Feb TOTAL 1 2 NICK HOFFMAN 75 80 80 70 78 383 2 8 KYLE STRICKLER 70 70 75 75 75 365 3 35 DAVID STREMME 80 75 53 60 60 328 4 24z ZEKE MCKENZIE 60 37 51 55 68 271 5 18L MICHAEL LONG 51 65 29 51 70 266 6 25 TYLER NICELY 16 60 28 75 80 259 7 96m MIKE MCKINNEY 37 28 70 65 55 255 8 36 KENNY WALLACE 53 26 60 49 51 …

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Volusia Speedway Park to Celebrate 50 years of Racing

Volusia Speedway Park to Celebrate 50 years of Racing Weekly competition kicks off March 17th. BARBERVILLE, FL — Jan. 25, 2018 — While DIRTcar Nationals participants and spectators will be the first to enjoy the renovations to Volusia Speedway Park, weekly racers will continue to reap the rewards all year long as the Speedway re-opens for the 2018 season. The 50th season of weekly racing will begin on Saturday, March 17 and will continue well into November on Saturday nights. For two days; Sunday, March 11 and Monday, March 12 …

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Volusia Speedway Park Gets a $300,000 Safety Upgrade for DIRTcar Nationals

BABERVILLE, FL — Jan. 23, 2018 — In honor of Volusia Speedway Park’s 50th anniversary, the World’s Fastest Half-Mile has received a major facelift over the winter months. When DIRTcar Nationals kicks off in two weeks, on February 6, racers and fans alike will benefit from over $300,000 of upgrades geared toward keeping them safe at the premier dirt racing facility in the country. The bulk of the work done at Volusia Speedway Park went into securing the track’s perimeter with over 1200 feet of new catch fence, concrete retaining …

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DIRTcar Racing Statement on the Passing of Joyce Newton

The World of Outlaws and DIRTcar Racing send their deepest condolences to the family and friends of Joyce Newton, who passed away Tuesday at the age of 85. Joyce and her late husband Robert “Bob” Newton were true auto racing icons, creating the world’s largest racing tire company with Hoosier Racing Tire. Even after her husband passed away in 2012, Joyce continued to run the company until 2016, when the family sold the business to Continental. “The Newtons supported the World of Outlaws and DIRTcar Racing for many, many years. …

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Williamson Out of a Cannon at Utica-Rome Speedway

VERNON, NY— October 3, 2017— The DIRTcar 358-Modifieds hit the track at Utica-Rome for a pregame shootout leading into NAPA Super DIRT Week XLVI festivities. Mat Williamson meticulously wove his way through the field from his 13th starting position to claim an impressive win at Utica- Rome Speedway after 100 laps.

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Penalty Report 9/28

Penalty Report CONCORD, N.C. — Sept. 28, 2017 — World Racing Group has announced penalties in DIRTcar Racing. Per the Series rulebooks and the integrity of the sport, such infractions shall be announced. Members in good standing have the right to appeal the decision as provided in Section 12 of the General Rules and Specifications. DIRTcar Racing Late Model Penalty: Chris Madden, driver of the No. 44 DIRTcar Racing Late Model has violated Section 11.0, 11.1-A, N; 15.11-G of the 2017 DIRTcar Racing Rule Book while competing at Eldora Speedway …

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47th Annual World 100

ROSSBURG, OH— September 9, 2017—Jonathan Davenport led flag-to-flag to claim his second career World 100 victory at Eldora Speedway. His No. 49 machine pulled out of the Ohio dirt track and headed back to Blairsville, GA with a $50,000 check and a prestigious globe trophy tucked away inside.

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Sunday, Sept. 3rd at Cornwall Speedway Postponed Due to Rain

CORNWALL, ONT, CA. — Sept. 3, 2017 — Morning rain with continued inclement weather forecasted throughout the day has forced the postponement of DIRTcar Racing 358-Modifieds and Sportsman Modifieds event at Cornwall Speedway to Monday, Sept. 4, 2017. A revised schedule of events has pit gates opening at 11:00am. A mandatory drivers meeting will begin at 1:00pm with hot laps following shortly after at 2:00pm. The 358-Modifieds will run a 125-Feature while the Sportsman will compete in a 50-lap Feature event.

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Sheppard Reels in Shirley for a Gator Trophy

Sheppard Reels in Shirley for a Gator Trophy BARBERVILLE, FL— February 22, 2017— Brandon Sheppard fought his way to Victory Lane during night eight of the 46th annual DIRTcar Nationals in the 30-lap DIRTcar Racing Late Model Feature. It wasn’t an easy path for Sheppard to get to the front of the pack as Brian Shirley tried to fend him off any way possible. Sheppard started in the fourth position but found his way to second within the first 10 laps. He passed Shane Clanton, who started the feature third, …

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Weekly Racing Resumes at Volusia Speedway Park

CONCORD, N.C. – Oct. 25, 2016 – DIRTcar Racing is proud to announce Volusia Speedway Park will be resuming weekly racing in 2016. VSP Racing, LLC and DIRTcar Racing have come to an agreement to finish out the 2016 racing season.

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WSTC: Crate Sportsman

The inaugural OneDirt World Short Track Championship drew more than 300 entries across nine divisions for the 3-day event. Posted below are the Crate Sportsman results from Friday and Saturday.

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WSTC Results: 360 Sprints

The inaugural OneDirt World Short Track Championship drew more than 300 entries across nine divisions for the 3-day event. Posted below are the 360 Sprint results from Friday and Saturday.

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