HAUBSTADT, Ind. — June 8, 2013 — Defending DIRTcar UMP Modified national champion Devin Gilpin kicked off the 2013 DIRTcar Summit Racing Equipment Modified Nationals by driving to a 40-lap victory on Saturday night at Tri-State Speedway.
Levi Kissinger, Bryce Jewell, Tyler Nicely and Zach Fair rounded out the top five.
A stacked field of 49 DIRTcar UMP Modifieds was chasing the $3,000 checkered flag, including Ken Schrader and former DIRTcar UMP champions Mike Harrison, Randle Sweeney and Jeff Leka.
Heat race winners included Kissinger, Jewell, Gilpin, Clayton Miller, Schrader and Harrison.
The DIRTcar Summit Racing Equipment Modified Nationals returns to action Wednesday night at Brownstown (Ind.) Speedway, where it joins the DIRTcar Late Model Summer Nationals Hell Tour to kick off its month-long journey through the Midwest.
First Heat – Levi Kissinger, Tyler Nicely, Trent Young
Second Heat – Bryce Jewell, Michael Fox, Everett Bradham
Third Heat – Clayton Miller, Brian Shaw, John DeMoss
Fourth Heat – Kenny Schrader, Zach Fair, Dave Beck
Fifth Heat – Devin Gilpin, Brad Barrow, Randle Sweeney
Sixth Heat – Mike Harrison, Jimmy Payne, Jeff Leka
First C Main – Will Krup, Matt Mevert, Matt Hines
Second C Main – Steven Brooks, Mark Lamont, Tyler Deibert
B Main – Trent Young, Everett Bradham, Dave Beck, Jeff Leka, Matt Cooper, Randle Sweeney
Summit Racing Equipment Modified Nationals Statistical Report; Tri-Speedway; Haubstadt, Ind.; June 8, 2013 A-Main (40-laps): 1. Devin Gilpin ($3,000), 2. Levi Kissinger, 3. Bryce Jewell, 4. Tyler Nicely, 5. Zach Fair, 6. Trent Young, 7. Everett Bradham, 8. Ken Schrader, 9. Michael Fox, 10. Dave Beck, 11. Jimmy Payne, 12. Matt Mevert, 13. Matt Cooper, 14. Brian Shaw, 15. John DeMoss, 16. Clayton Miller, 17. Ray Bollinger, 18. Brad Barrow, 19. Mike Harrison, 20. Randle Sweeney, 21. Gabe Menser, 22. Jeff Leka.
2013 DIRTcar Summit Racing Equipment Modified Nationals
|Saturday||June 8||Tri-State Speedway||Haubstadt, IN||Devin Gilpin|
|Wednesday||June 12||Brownstown Speedway||Brownstown, IN|
|Friday||June 14||Kankakee County Speedway||Kankakee, IL|
|Sunday||June 16||Wilmot Raceway||Wilmot, WI|
|Wednesday||June 19||Spoon River Speedway||Canton, IL|
|Thursday||June 20||Belle-Clair Speedway||Belleville, IL|
|Friday||June 21||Tri-City Speedway||Pontoon Beach, IL|
|Saturday||June 22||Fairbury Speedway||Fairbury, IL|
|Sunday||June 23||I-96 Speedway||Lake Odessa, MI|
|Monday||June 24||Peoria Speedway||Peoria, IL|
|Wednesday||June 26||Clarksville Speedway||Clarksville, TN|
|Thursday||June 27||Clayhill Motorsports Park||Atwood, TN|
|Friday||June 28||Paducah International Raceway||Paducah, KY|
|Saturday||June 29||Federated Auto Parts Raceway at I-55||Pevely, MO|
|Sunday||June 30||Lincoln Speedway||Lincoln, IL|
|Tuesday||July 2||Quincy Raceways||Quincy, IL|
|Wednesday||July 3||Jacksonville Speedway||Jacksonville, IL|
|Thursday||July 4||LaSalle Speedway||LaSalle, IL|
|Friday||July 5||Fayette County Speedway||Brownstown, IL|
|Saturday||July 6||Highland Speedway||Highland, IL|
|Sunday||July 7||Tri-State Speedway||Haubstadt, IN|
|Tuesday||July 9||Florence Speedway||Union, KY|
|Wednesday||July 10||Terre Haute Action Track||Terre Haute, IN|
|Thursday||July 11||Macon Speedway||Macon, IL|
|Friday||July 12||Kankakee County Speedway||Kankakee, IL|
|Sunday||July 14||Vermillion County Speedway||Danville, IL|
|Wednesday||July 17||Brushcreek Motorsports Park||Peebles, OH|
|Thursday||July 18||Twin Cities Raceway Park||North Vernon, IN|
|Friday||July 19||Attica Raceway Park||Attica, OH|
|Saturday||July 20||Oakshade Raceway||Wauseon, OH|
The Summit Racing Equipment Modified Nationals is brought to fans across the country by many important sponsors and partners, including: Summit Racing Equipment (Title Sponsor), Arizona Sport Shirts (Official Apparel Company), Hoosier Racing Tires (Official Racing Tires), Racing Electronics (Official Communications), Vicci (Official Uniform), VP Racing Fuel (Official Racing Fuel); in addition to contingency sponsors: Auto Meter, Bell Helmets, Beyea Headers, Bilstein Shocks, Chevy Performance Parts, Shafer Enterprises’ Cool Shirts, Dominator Race Products, Eibach Springs, Fast Shafts, FK Rod Ends, Fragola Performance Systems, Impact Race Products, Intercomp, KSE Racing Products, Landrum Springs, MSD Ignitions, QA1 Motorsports, Quartermaster, Schoenfeld Headers, UNOH (University of Northwestern Ohio), and XS Power Racing Batteries.