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Devin Gilpin Ready For Another Shot At DIRTcar Nationals by Summit Glory During Feb. 11-18 UMP Modified Action

Two-Time Defending UMP Modified National Champion In Search Of First-Ever Triumph At Florida’s Volusia Speedway Park BARBERVILLE, FL – Jan. 30, 2014 – Devin Gilpin’s 2013 DIRTcar UMP Modified national championship season was downright spectacular, but it didn’t start in especially memorable fashion. And that blemish on an otherwise impeccable campaign will serve as extra motivation for Gilpin when he returns to Volusia Speedway Park – the site of his rare ’13 struggles – from Feb. 11-18 to tackle the UMP Modified portion of the 43rd DIRTcar Nationals Presented by …

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REACHING THE SUMMIT: DIRTcar Summit Racing Equipment Modified Nationals Champion Mike Harrison at the Head of the Class

In an incredibly even series, the two-time champion emerges as a superstar CONCORD, N.C. – Sept. 12, 2013 – There were 518 drivers who took a shot at winning the 2013 DIRTcar Summit Racing Equipment Modified Nationals championship this summer, but it was Mike Harrison who emerged as the first driver to win the title twice. Harrison, of Highland, Ill., edged Rusty Griffaw by 38 points on the strength of four victories, most of any driver on the tour for DIRTcar UMP Modifieds that primarily competed in conjunction with the …

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VanWormer & Clanton Open World 100 Weekend With Victories In Twin 25-Lap A-Features Thursday Night At Eldora Speedway

CLICK HERE FOR MORE PHOTOS FROM THE WORLD 100 ROSSBURG, OH – Sept. 5, 2013 – Jeep VanWormer of Pinconning, Mich., and Shane Clanton of Zebulon, Ga., opened the newly expanded World 100 weekend with victories in Thursday night’s Twin 25-lap features at Eldora Speedway. With the DIRTcar UMP-sanctioned event’s 112-car field split in half by time-trial results, VanWormer captured the caution-free first A-Main for odd-numbered qualifiers and Clanton added another flourish to his sparkling record at the Big E in the nightcap reserved for even-numbered qualifiers. Both drivers cashed …

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Shirley Captures First DIRTcar Summer Nationals “Hell Tour” Victory in 2013 with Thrilling Last Lap Pass at Peoria Speedway

PEORIA, Ill. — July 15, 2013 — Defending Summer Nationals champion Brian Shirley claimed his first victory of the six week-long tour Monday night after completing a daring last-lap pass on leader Mike Spatola exiting turn two en route to capturing the checkered flag at Peoria Speedway. Shirley, of Chatham, Ill., started on the pole of the 40-lapper alongside Spatola and charged out to an early lead, but the quarter-mile track proved to be tricky, as Shirley hopped the cushion on lap 16 letting Spatola around him for the lead. …

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Pierce Claims Third DIRTcar Summer Nationals “Hell Tour” Victory at Kankakee County Speedway

KANKAKEE, Ill. — July 12, 2013 — Bobby Pierce, much like his previous two wins, kept his car glued to the bottom of the track all night as he stormed from his row six starting position to claim his third win of the 2013 DIRTcar Summer Nationals “Hell Tour” on Friday night at Kankakee County Speedway. Pierce, of Oakwood, Ill., started 11th, five rows behind the pole-sitter Matt Miller, of Whitehouse, Ohio. Miller, who has not won a “Hell Tour” event since 2008, was clearly in charge the first half …

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Teenagers Reddick & Pierce Ready To Inject Youth Into 2013 DIRTcar Summer Nationals ‘Hell Tour’ Competition

Grueling Schedule Featuring 31 Dirt Late Model Races In 39 Days Kicks Off Tonight At Indiana’s Brownstown Speedway CONCORD, NC – June 12, 2013 – School’s out for summer, but two rising-star teenage drivers are ready to continue their education – their Dirt Late Model education – by spending the coming weeks attacking the DIRTcar UMP circuit’s marquee series. When the DIRTcar Summer Nationals ‘Hell Tour’ kicks off its grueling schedule of 31 races in 39 days tonight (Wed., June 12) at Brownstown (Ind.) Speedway, Tyler Reddick and Bobby Pierce …

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Cornwall Motor Speedway to Celebrate Canada Day in Style with Two Nights of DIRTcar Racing

DIRTcar Doubleheader June 30 and July 1 Features Four Traveling Series CORNWALL, ONTARIO – Monday, June 3, 2013 – Schedule changes at Cornwall Motor Speedway are paving the way for a spectacular Canada Day celebration at the eastern Ontario quarter-mile clay oval. DIRTcar 358-Modified, Sportsman Modified, and Pro Stock Series events originally scheduled to run at the speedway earlier this year have been postponed to Monday, July 1. Coupled with Cornwall’s Sunday, June 30, Super DIRTcar Series feature, these two consecutive race nights make for an action-packed holiday weekend. Due to inclement weather, the …

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DIRTcar Sportsman Modified and Pro Stock Series to Get Underway June 2 at Cornwall Motor Speedway

McPherson Hoping to Hold on to the Sportsman Championship as Drivers like Ladouceur and Power Rise in the Ranks   WEEDSPORT, N. Y. – Both the DIRTcar Sportsman Modified and DIRTcar Pro Stock Series are set to open Sunday, June 2, at Cornwall Motor Speedway with some significant changes to driver rosters set to shake up standings in 2013. The Sportsman Modified Series will continue its busy schedule soon thereafter with the DIRTcar Hall of Fame 60 race night Wednesday, June 5, at Rolling Wheels Raceway Park.   After battling …

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Green Flag Waves June 8 on Summit Racing Equipment Modified Nationals

Indiana’s Tri-State Speedway ready for season-opener of 29 race tour CONCORD, N.C. – May 15, 2013 – The Summit Racing Equipment Modified Nationals kicks off Saturday, June 8, at Tri-State Speedway in Haubstadt, Ind. During the next 42 hot summer nights, the tour will travel across eight states in the heart of DIRTcar Racing’s UMP region before concluding in mid-July at Oakshade Raceway in Wauseon, Ohio. The tour will travel an astonishing 4,776 miles and make 29 stops at 27 different facilities making it the largest schedule in its three-year …

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DESPITE COLD, WET WINTER SHARON SPEEDWAY SET TO GO SATURDAY WITH 2013 OPENER; “STEEL VALLEY THUNDER” TO FEATURE 6 DIVISIONS

By Mike Leone Hartford, OH April 6, 2013 Even with snow showers still scattered about and on the heels of a cold, wet winter, all systems are a go for Saturday’s 2013 opener at Sharon Speedway! The 84th anniversary season will get underway at 7 p.m. on April 6 featuring Sharon’s “Steel Valley Thunder” program consisting of Governor Insurance Agency DIRTcar Big-Block Modifieds, Barris Supply RUSH Late Models, Summit Racing Equipment Modifieds, Gibson Insurance Agency Stock Cars, HTMA/Precise Racing Products Econo Mods, and the Deforest Used Parts Mini Stocks. The …

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BST DIRTcar Best of 2013 Schedule Released

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MACON SPEEDWAY ANNOUNCES MIDWEST BIG TEN SERIES LATE MODEL SHOWDOWN

(Macon, IL) – Macon Speedway is excited to announce another Late Model loyalty promotion. Lincoln Speedway, Lincoln, IL and Jacksonville Speedway, Jacksonville, IL have teamed up with Macon Speedway to present this year’s “Midwest Big Ten Series”. The three tracks will host ten big race events on all three tracks. Each of the ten races will include larger winnings to the winner of the feature. At the end of the season the points each driver has accumulated in those 10 races will be totaled and there will be $5,000 distributed …

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DIRTcar Adds Three Sportsman Modified Series Dates

Sportsman Series Races in Quebec in July, at Cayuga during NAPA Auto Parts Super DIRT Week XLII WEEDSPORT, N. Y. – March 8, 2013 – DIRTcar officials announced today the addition of three dates to the DIRTcar Sportman Modified Series schedule. Two dates will take the series to Quebec tracks in July and one to Central New York during NAPA Auto Parts Super DIRT Week XLII. In addition to the DIRTcar Northeast series schedule released in February, the DIRTcar Sportsman Series will also run Monday, July 22, at Autodrome Drummond …

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Action-Packed Schedules Released for Super DIRTcar Series, DIRTcar Northeast Series

DIRTcar 358-Modified Series, Sportsman Modified Series at Le RPM Speedway and Super DIRTcar Series at New Egypt Speedway among Additions WEEDSPORT, N. Y. – February 7, 2013 – DIRTcar officials today released provisional schedules for the Super DIRTcar Series as well as the DIRTcar 358-Modified, Sportsman Modified and Pro Stock Series. The action-packed schedules feature some of racing’s longstanding traditions in the Northeast, such as NAPA Auto Parts Super DIRT Week XLII in Syracuse and the Eastern States 200 at the Orange County Fair Speedway, as well as some added …

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