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Summer Nationals to Join Mars Late Model DIRTcar Series at Springfield Raceway

Event rescheduled for Sept. 17 following rain out this week SPRINGFIELD, Mo. – July 2, 2016 – The rained out Summer Nationals event at Springfield Raceway, originally scheduled for June 30, has been rescheduled for Saturday, Sept. 17 in a special event that will pair the tour with the Mars Late Model DIRTcar Series. The event, sponsored by Greenlawn Funeral Home, will be a combined show and marks the first time the Summer Nationals has joined the Mars Late Models. “We are glad to have the opportunity to return to …

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Rain Cancels World of Outlaws and Summer Nationals at Federated Auto Parts Racing at I-55

Racing resumes with the Outlaws/ Hell Tour Shootout Sunday, July 3 at Lincoln Speedway PEVELY, Mo. July 2, 2016 – Heavy belts of rain and thunderstorms moving through the region Saturday has cancelled the World of Outlaws Craftsman® Late Model Series and DIRTcar Summer Nationals event at Federated Auto Parts Raceway at I-55 in Pevely, Mo. There will be no makeup date for the cancellation. Also cancelled was the DIRTcar Summit Racing Equipment Modified Nationals, which were scheduled to join the Outlaws and Summer Nationals on Saturday. With unfavorable conditions …

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Josh Richards Scores Summer Nationals Win at Fayette County

CLICK HERE FOR MORE PHOTOS FROM FAYETTE COUNTY SPEEDWAY! The series returns to action on Saturday at Federated Auto Parts Raceway at I-55 BROWNSTOWN, Ill. – July 1, 2016 – Josh Richards battled Brian Shirley to score his first-career Summer Nationals victory on Friday night at Fayette County Speedway in Brownstown, Ill. Richards took the the quick time award earlier in the night and started the feature in third. Polesitter, Tyler Erb, coming off a career-best World of Outlaws Craftsman Sprint Car Series finish at Rockford Speedway, came into the …

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Brian Bielong Scores Summit Modified Nationals Win at Fayette County

CLICK HERE FOR MORE PHOTOS FROM FAYETTE COUNTY SPEEDWAY! The series returns to action on Saturday at Federated Auto Parts Raceway at I-55 BROWNSTOWN, Ill. – July 1, 2016 – Brian Bielong held off Mike Harrison at Fayette County Speedway on Friday night to score the DIRTcar Summit Racing Equipment Modified Nationals win. Bielong started on the pole and fought much of the feature side-by-side with the reigning Summit Modified Nationals champion, Harrison. With Bielong running the high line and Harrison on the bottom, Harrison nearly edged him at the …

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Summer Nationals Rains Out at Springfield Raceway

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

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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