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Henry Nabs First Career Summer Nationals at Spoon River

CLICK HERE FOR MORE PHOTOS FROM THE UMP DIRTcar SUMMER NATIONALS AT SPOON RIVER SPEEDWAY! Banner, Ill. – June 19, 2012 – Jon Henry of Ada, Ohio, got his first taste of victory on the DIRTcar Summer Nationals tour Tuesday night at Spoon River Speedway. Henry earned $5,000 for his efforts in turning back multiple attempts by defending Hell Tour Champion Shannon Babb of Moweaqua, Ill. (For late breaking news from the DIRTcar Summer Nationals ‘Hell Tour’, click here to follow along on Twitter.) Henry led from the drop of ...

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Wietholder Rides to Summit Modified Nationals Victory at Spoon River

CLICK HERE FOR MORE PHOTOS FROM THE UMP DIRTcar SUMMER NATIONALS AT SPOON RIVER SPEEDWAY! Banner, Ill. – June 19, 2012 – David Wietholder of Liberty, Ill., claimed his first ever Summit Racing Equipment Modified Nationals win at Spoon River Speedway on Tuesday night worth a hefty $1,000. (For breaking news from the Summit Racing Equipment Modified Nationals, click here to follow along on Twitter.) Wietholder held off a charging Bobby Allen of nearby Canton, Ill., over 25 laps to become the sixth different winner in as many races on ...

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Ryan Unzicker claims UMP Summer Nationals win at Wilmot Speedway!

Wilmot, Wis. – June 17, 2012 – It always pays to lead the last lap. Ryan Unzicker knows that for a fact after making a pass on Wendell Wallace of Batesville, Ark., for the lead on lap 39 of 40 Sunday night to capture his first Hell Tour win of 2012 worth $5,000. (For late breaking news from the DIRTcar Summer Nationals ‘Hell Tour’, click here to follow along on Twitter.) Unzicker, the defending DIRTcar Late Model National Champion started seventh and meticulously worked his way to the front setting ...

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Moyer Jr. Sweeps Cedar Lake Summer Nationals

New Richmond, Wis. – June 16, 2012 – Everyone on the DIRTcar Summer Nationals tour knows now that Billy Moyer Jr. isn’t messing around after the 25-year-old driver won the 50-lap Cedar Lake Speedway finale on Saturday night worth $10,000 and increased his win percentage on tour to 75% in the process. (For late breaking news from the DIRTcar Summer Nationals ‘Hell Tour’, click here to follow along on Twitter.) Moyer grabbed the lead on the opening lap and wouldn’t relinquish the top spot over the course of the main ...

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Streaking Moyer Jr. Wins Cedar Lake Speedway Summer Nationals Opener

New Richmond, Wis. – June 15, 2012 – Billy Moyer Jr. outran the field at Cedar Lake Speedway on Friday night leading all 30 laps en route to his second Hell Tour win of 2012. The victory was also the Batesville, Ark., driver’s second career DIRTcar Summer Nationals triumph. (For late breaking news from the DIRTcar Summer Nationals ‘Hell Tour’, click here to follow along on Twitter.) Moyer earned $5,000 by outdistancing Muscatine, Iowa driver Brian Birkhofer whose late race pass of Brian Shirley netted him the runner-up spot as ...

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DIRTcar UMP Weekly Points Update: Moon (Late Models) & Gilpin (UMP Modifieds) Maintain National Points Leads After Week 20

CONCORD, NC – June 15, 2012 – Jim Moon of Zionsville, Ill. (Late Models) and Devin Gilpin of Columbus, Ind. (UMP Modifieds) maintained solid leads in their respective divisional national standings following Week 20 of the 2012 DIRTcar UMP points race. Moon, a 40-year-old known as the ‘Moon Man,’ held an 87-point lead (1,612-1,575) over Kevin Weaver of Gibson City, Ill., in DIRTcar UMP-sanctioned races contested through June 10 – the last national rankings before the start of the DIRTcar Summer Nationals, which kicked off on Wednesday night at Brownstown ...

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