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DIRTcar Racing Caps-off 33rd Annual Banquet with ‘A Tribute to Excellence’

Nearly $330,000 in points-fund cash distributed to drivers for 2016 season successes CONCORD, N.C. – Jan. 16, 2016 – The 33rd Annual DIRTcar Racing Tribute to Excellence Awards Banquet in Springfield, Ill. honored champions across 10 divisions for their outstanding performances during the 2016 racing season. While the weather outside was brutal, the Springfield Crowne Plaza Hotel ballroom inside was ...

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The Countdown is on to the 46th Annual DIRTcar Nationals

Super event to draw dirt racing’s biggest names – and more! CONCORD, N.C. – January 11, 2017 – In just a little more than 30 days, the World of Outlaws Craftsman® Sprint Car Series will embark on a new season and renew the stakes at one of dirt racing’s biggest shows. The 46th annual DIRTcar Nationals, from February 14-25, offers ...

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Summer Nationals Tour To Make Stops In Terre Haute, Lincoln, & Macon

DIRTcar Summer Nationals

Summer Nationals 2017 Hell Tour Dates Announced Track Enterprises Promoting Three Tour Stops For Late Models & Modifieds The 32nd edition of the Summer Nationals Hell Tour is set for 2017, as dates have been announced by Dirtcar Racing. For the UMP Late Models, 27 events over the course of one month are set with stops in Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, ...

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2017 UMP DIRTcar Late Model Summer Nationals Schedule

DIRTcar Summer Nationals

DATE – TRACK – LOCATION – PURSE TO WIN June 15 – Kankakee County Speedway – Kankakee, IL – $5,000 June 16 – LaSalle Speedway – LaSalle, IL – $5,000 June 17 – LaSalle Speedway – LaSalle, IL – $10,000 June 18 – Daugherty Speedway – Boswell, IN – $5,000 June 19 – OFF DAY June 20 – Jacksonville Speedway ...

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My Two Cent$ by Mike Ruefer – Unified Safety

I have to say that most years the news that comes out during the off season of racing doesn’t excite me much. Of course there are the driver changes that go back and forth with all looking for the next Hot Rod to drive. There is track, series and other tid of bits of rumors that can make the conversations ...

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FAQs and Revision to New Unified Dirt Late Model Specs

DIRTcar

  CONCORD, N.C., – Nov. 23, 2016 – As the new Unified Dirt Late Model specs released on November 9 have been reviewed by the industry, questions – as with any change – have been presented. To help answer some of the preliminary questions and usher in refinements and adjustments to the rule package, DIRTcar Racing has released the below addendum ...

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DIRTcar Racing and World of Outlaws Adopt Unified Dirt Late Model Council Specs

CONCORD, N.C., – Nov. 9, 2016 – DIRTcar Racing and the World of Outlaws will officially adopt the Unified Dirt Late Model Council’s technical and driver personal protection specifications, adding them to the rule books for the World of Outlaws Craftsman® Late Model Series, DIRTcar Late Models and DIRTcar Pro Late Models. The Council’s sanctioning body committee met in October ...

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Will Vaught takes UMP Summer Nationals makeup win at Springfield Raceway!

CLICK HERE FOR MORE PHOTOS FROM SPRINGFIELD RACEWAY! UMP DIRTcar / MARS Late Models Entries: 33 Heat Winners: Jacob Magee, Bobby Pierce, Jesse Stovall, Terry Phillips Semi Winners: Logan Martin, Jake O’Neil Feature: 1. Will Vaught 2. Billy Moyer 3. Bobby Pierce 4. Jack Sullivan 5. Jacob Magee 6. Garrett Alberson 7. Brad Looney 8. Tyler Erb 9. Wendell Wallace ...

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Springfield Raceway UMP/MARS Summer Nationals Tour Rescheduled For Sunday October 9th

Springfield Raceway

Springfield, Mo.- Mother Nature forced officials of The Springfield Raceway to reschedule The UMP/MARS Summer Nationals Hell tour Event to Sunday October 9th with racing action to begin at 4PM. The Green Lawn Funeral Homes sponsored event is scheduled for 50 Laps with The “Route 66 Show Down” Paying $6600 to win while Midwest Sheet Metal owner Chris Davis started the ball ...

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DIRTcar Nationals Remains at Volusia Speedway Park in February

Volusia Speedway Park Suspends Weekly Racing  CONCORD, N.C. – Oct. 3, 2016 – While Volusia Speedway Park announced today that they have suspended weekly racing, DIRTcar Nationals will continue as planned at the 1/2-mile Florida dirt oval February 14-25, 2017. “We hate to see this happen to Dirt Life Racing and all the Volusia regulars,” said DIRTcar CEO Brian Carter, ...

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Mason Zeigler takes UMP DIRTcar Fall Nationals Late Model win at Eldora Speedway

DIRTcar UMP Late Models  Qualifying 1.89-Mike Spatola, 15.556; 2.20C-Duane Chamberlain, 15.593; 3.88-Andrew Reaume, 15.607; 4.32P-Bobby Pierce, 15.727; 5.15H-Jon Henry, 15.748; 6.49-Brian Ruhlman, 15.757; 7.25Z-Mason Zeigler, 15.820; 8.C9-Steve Casebolt, 15.885; 9.7R-Kent Robinson, 15.913; 10.99M-Devin Moran, 16.021; 11.5N-Dustin Nobbe, 16.057; 12.4-Tripp Gerrald, 16.082; 13.11-Josh Rice, 16.082; 14.42M-McKay Wenger, 16.112; 15.31-Nick Latham, 16.124; 16.33-Jesse James Lay, 16.124; 17.4G-Kody Evans, 16.312; 18.23w-Brad Wade, 16.328; ...

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Bobby Pierce completes the 3 day sweep at Tri-City Speedway!

CLICK HERE FOR MORE PHOTOS FROM TRI-CITY SPEEDWAY! Tri City Speedway, Granite City, IL Race Results for Night 3 of Mod Mania 9/24/2016 UMP Late Models – A-Main (38 Cars) Finish Start Car No Driver Hometown DQ/DNS/DNF 1 4 32P Bobby Pierce Oakwood, IL 2 5 99 Frank Heckenast, Jr. Frankfort, IL 3 3 18B Shannon Babb Moweaqua, IL 4 ...

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Bobby Pierce wins for second straight night at Tri-City Speedway!

CLICK HERE FOR MORE PHOTOS FROM TRI-CITY SPEEDWAY! Tri City Speedway, Granite City, IL Race Results for 9/23/2016 Night 2 of Mod Mania UMP Late Models – A-Main (35 Cars) Finish Car No Driver Hometown DQ/DNS/DNF 1 32P Bobby Pierce Oakwood, IL 2 18B Shannon Babb Moweaqua, IL 3 99 Frank Heckenast, Jr. Frankfort, IL 4 11 Gordy Gundaker (L) ...

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Quincy Raceways Race Results from September 11, 2016

CLICK HERE FOR MORE PHOTOS FROM QUINCY RACEWAY! Quincy Raceways Race Results for 9/11/2016 SportMods – A-Main Finish Car No Driver Hometown 1 17 Brandon Lennox New London, MO 2 3 Tony Dunker Quincy, IL 3 31G Joey Gower Quincy, IL 4 22 Austen Becerra Carthage, IL 5 22C Cole Campbell Mexico, Mo 6 47T Justin Todd Payson, Il 7 ...

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On Top of the World: Pierce wins Eldora’s Crown-Jewel

CLICK HERE FOR MORE PHOTOS FROM THE WORLD 100! Dennis Erb Jr. and Dale McDowell go bumper-to-bumper ROSSBURG, Ohio ­- September 10, 2016  –  Bobby Pierce battled more than 100 dirt late models all weekend long to capture his first-ever World 100 title Saturday night at Eldora Speedway. The 46th running of the event featured drivers from 22 states, two ...

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Driver Dies from Injuries Sustained in Crash at Eldora Speedway

Eldora Speedway

From DIRTcar Racing – ROSSBURG, Ohio (September 10, 2016) – Dirt Late Model racer Shane Unger died Saturday night at Mercer County Community Hospital in Coldwater, Ohio, where he was transported following a multi-car crash at Eldora Speedway. Unger, a DIRTcar Racing member from Rossburg, Ohio, was 35 years old. During a late restart in the second heat race at ...

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