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Birkhofer Cruises to LaSalle DIRTcar Summer Nationals Triumph

LaSalle, Ill. – July 4, 2012 – Brian Birkhofer of Muscatine, Iowa, cruised to his second DIRTcar Summer Nationals ‘Hell Tour’ victory of 2012 on Wednesday night at LaSalle (Ill.) Speedway. Birkhofer earned $5,000 for winning the 40-lap main event. (For late breaking news from the DIRTcar Summer Nationals ‘Hell Tour’, click here to follow along on Twitter.) Starting on the pole, Birkhofer jumped to an early lead over current Summer Nationals point leader Brian Shirley of Chatham, Ill., and held off a late race charge from Frank Heckenast Jr. …

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Veloz Jr. Races to LaSalle Summit Racing Equipment Modified Nationals Win

LaSalle, Ill. – July 4, 2012 – Milo Veloz Jr. of Colona, Ill., earned his first career DIRTcar Summit Modified Nationals victory Wednesday night at LaSalle (Ill.) Speedway picking up $1,000 for his efforts. (For breaking news from the Summit Racing Equipment Modified Nationals, click here to follow along on Twitter.) Veloz Jr. worked past Jim Farris of Odell, Ill., on lap 11 of the 25-lap main event and cruised the remaining distance for the victory. Farris finished second ahead of Nathan Balenseifen of Sheffield, Ill. Donovan Lodge of Moline, …

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Feger Scores Dramatic Summer Nationals Victory at Jacksonville Speedway

CLICK HERE FOR MORE PHOTOS FROM JACKSONVILLE RACEWAY’S UMP DIRTcar SUMMER NATIONALS! Jacksonville, Ill. – July 3, 2012 – Jason Feger of Bloomington, Ill., raced to his third DIRTcar Summer Nationals win of 2012 on Tuesday night at Jacksonville (Ill.) Speedway pocketing $5,000 for the win. (For late breaking news from the DIRTcar Summer Nationals ‘Hell Tour’, click here to follow along on Twitter.) Feger worked past current Hell Tour point leader Brian Shirley of Chatham, Ill., and defending champion Shannon Babb of Moweaqua, Ill., on lap 29 after having …

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Schrader Races to Jacksonville Speedway Summit Modified Nationals Win

CLICK HERE FOR MORE PHOTOS FROM JACKSONVILLE SPEEDWAY’S UMP DIRTcar SUMMER NATIONALS! Jacksonville, Ill. – July 3, 2012 – NASCAR veteran Ken Schrader of Concord, N.C., captured his first DIRTcar Summit Racing Equipment Modified Nationals win of 2012 on Tuesday night at Jacksonville Speedway worth $700. (For breaking news from the Summit Racing Equipment Modified Nationals, click here to follow along on Twitter.) Schrader raced to the lead on the opening lap and held off a challenge from Lance Dehm of Chatsworth, Ill., before mechanical woes forced Dehm pitside. Schrader …

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Shirley Dominates for Peoria Speedway DIRTcar Summer Nationals Victory

CLICK HERE FOR MORE PHOTOS FROM THE UMP DIRTcar SUMMER NATIONALS AT PEORIA SPEEDWAY! Peoria, Ill. – July 2, 2012 – Brian Shirley of Chatham, Ill., cruised to his third ‘Hell Tour’ win Monday night at Peoria (Ill.) Speedway. Shirley dominated from flag-to-flag picking up the $5,000 top prize on the tour’s 17th stop. (For late breaking news from the DIRTcar Summer Nationals ‘Hell Tour’, click here to follow along on Twitter.) Dennis Erb Jr. of Carpentersville, Ill., drove to a second place finish ahead of defending champion Shannon Babb …

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Bollinger Races to Peoria Speedway Summit Modified Nationals Victory

CLICK HERE FOR MORE PHOTOS FROM THE UMP DIRTcar SUMMER NATIONALS AT PEORIA SPEEDWAY! Peoria, Ill. – July 2, 2012 – Ray Bollinger of Kewanee, Ill., became the 16th different winner in 17 events on the DIRTcar Summit Racing Equipment Modified Nationals Monday night at Peoria (Ill.) Speedway. Bollinger picked up $1,000 for the win. (For breaking news from the Summit Racing Equipment Modified Nationals, click here to follow along on Twitter.) Bollinger held off a late race challenge from NASCAR veteran Kenny Wallace of Concord, N.C., earning his second …

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