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Dennis Erb, Jr. Vaults to Top Five in Farmer City 74; Three Race Weekend Ahead!

Dennis Erb, Jr.

(CARPENTERSVILLE, ILLINOIS) Dennis Erb, Jr., of Carpentersville, Illinois, was one of the 52 entrants that pulled through the pit gate at Farmer City Raceway in Farmer City, Illinois on Friday night, May 10 for the annual running of the ‘Farmer City 74.’ The Schaeffer’s Oil MARS Racing Series presided over the single-day throwdown at the 1/4-mile bullring and a $10,000 top prize was up for grabs. Dennis qualified tenth fastest in Group B during time trials prior to grabbing the third and final transfer spot through his heat race. After starting the 74-lap headliner from the outside of the seventh row, Dennis was able to steer past nine competitors during the contest to land in the fifth finishing position behind only victor Kent Robinson, Allen Weisser, Darrell Lanigan, and Devin Moran!

Saturday’s stop at Fairbury American Legion Speedway in downtown Fairbury, Illinois was unfortunately nixed when ‘FALS Frenzy’ was lost due to persistent afternoon rain showers. Complete results from the MARS weekend can be accessed online by clicking on www.marsracingseries.com.

The World of Outlaws Morton Buildings Late Model Series competition will heat back up on May 17-18 in the Buckeye State of Ohio. Dennis, who sits seventh in the latest national series point standings, will vie for $10,000 paychecks on Friday night at Muskingum County Speedway in Zanesville, Ohio and on Saturday evening at Wayne County Speedway in Orrville, Ohio. The Dennis Erb Racing team will then slip into the Hoosier State on Sunday, May 19 for a $4,000 to win American Ethanol Late Model Tour contest at I-69 Speedway in Gas City, Indiana. More information on this trio of races can be found by logging onto www.woolms.com and www.aelmt.com.

In other news, Dennis has officially registered for the ‘Dirt Million’ on August 22-24 at Mansfield Motor Speedway in Mansfield, Ohio. Please visit https://www.dirtmillion.com/denniserbjr/ to purchase tickets, camping, merchandise, etc. for the ‘Dirt Million’ and help support the Dennis Erb Racing team. Each dollar spent at checkout selecting Dennis Erb, Jr. will earn him reward points and the top five drivers in the Driver Reward Points Rankings will receive provisionals into the ‘Dirt Million’ main event, which at this point has a purse of over $260,000! Dennis appreciates your support!!!

Dennis would like to thank all of his sponsors including: J.R. McBride Leasing, McBride Mack, P&W Sales, Deegan’s Garage, Ideal Ready Mix, M&M Painting & Construction, VoMac Truck Sales, Performance Rod & Custom (PRC), Midwest Sheet Metal, Keyser Manufacturing, XR1 Rocket Chassis, Vic Hill Racing Engines, Clements Racing Engines, Hoosier Racing Tires, PrintWorx, Allstar Performance, Aurora Rod Ends, Beyea Custom Headers, Brinn Transmissions, Butlerbuilt Safety Systems, Delph Communications, Dyer’s Top Rods, Envy Suspension & Race Consultants, Five Star Performance Bodies, Frankland Racing Supply, Hooker Harness, Hypercoils, Integra Racing Shocks, Jones Racing Products, K&L Motorsports, K-B Carburetors, Outerwears, Out-Pace Racing Products, Peterson Fluid Systems, Quarter Master, Quickcar Racing Products, Simpson Race Products, Sweet Mfg., TWM Racing Products, VP Racing Fuels, Wiles Driveshafts, and Wilwood Engineering.

The latest dirt on the Dennis Erb Racing team can be found all year long at www.DennisErb.com. Be sure to “Like” us on Facebook by clicking on www.facebook.com/denniserbracing.

Media Contact: Ryan Delph – Delph Communications

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