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Kevin Weaver & Jimmy Johns end Sponsor Partnership!

Kevin Weaver and Major Sponsor End Partnership: Gibson City, IL – March 18th: Veteran Dirt Late Model Racer, Kevin Weaver has announced that the ten year long sponsorship agreement between his team, and Jimmy John’s Inc., has come to an end. The future Hall of Famer stated, “It’s with regret that after ten years of strong support , Jimmy John’s, ...

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Lucky 40 / King Kong Korte Night set for Saturday, March 18th!

Highland, IL – March 17th, 2017 – The Lucky 40 at Highland Speedway will kick off the 2017 racing season on Saturday, March 18th. The event will feature UMP Late Models, Modifieds, B-Mods. The Lucky 40 will kick off the season point’s chase for the Champion. UMP Late Models will pay $1500 to WIN, UMP Modifieds $750.00 to WIN and ...

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UMP Late Model Track Regions for the 2017 Season!

Note that some tracks are Special Events only and are not weekly sanctioned tracks. LATE MODEL REGIONS WEST REGION ANTIOCH SPEEDWAY CEDAR LAKE SPEEDWAY OSHKOSH SPEEDZONE RACEWAY SHAWANO SPEEDWAY I 35 SPEEDWAY WEST LIBERTY SPEEDWAY DAVENPORT SPEEDWAY FARLEY SPEEDWAY SOUTHWEST REGION BELLE CLAIR SPEEDWAY FEDERATED AUTO PARTS @ I-55 TRI CITY SPEEDWAY HIGHLAND SPEEDWAY 34 RACEWAY FAYETTE CO. SPEEDWAY JACKSONVILLE ...

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Shamrock 40 Belle-Clair Speedway Season Opener – Friday, March 31st

The Shamrock 40 at Belle-Clair Speedway will serve as the 2017 season opener on Friday, March 31st.  The event will feature UMP Late Models, Modifieds, B-Mods, Belleville Automotive Pure Stocks, Sport Compacts and BOSS Performance 600cc Outlaw Micros.  The Shamrock 40 will kick off the season point’s chase for the Champion.  Late Models will pay $1500 to WIN and Modifieds ...

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Dennis Erb, Jr. Routs Field at Clarksville to Earn Second Toilet Bowl Classic Title!

(CARPENTERSVILLE, ILLINOIS)  Dennis Erb, Jr. sat on the throne on Saturday evening, March 4 at Clarksville Speedway in Clarksville, Tennessee, as he laid claim to his second career ‘Tuckasee Toilet Bowl Classic’ triumph!  Dennis clicked off the second quickest time in Group A during MARS Dirt Car Series qualifying prior to scoring the victory in heat race action.  After drawing ...

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Rodney Sanders Ropes $3,000 Victory in MARS Action at Clarksville

Happy, Texas (03/06/17) – Rodney Sanders powered his Wichita Tank Racing #20 Swan Energy/ MB Customs/ Clements Racing Engine Super Late Model to his first win of the season on Friday evening with a $3,000 triumph in MARS competition at Clarksville Speedway. “Starting position was key all weekend at Clarksville, and luckily we were able to start up front both ...

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Dennis Erb, Jr. wins the Tuckasee Toilet Bowl!

Clarksville Speedway March 4th, 2017 MARS DIRTcar Series Feature: 1. Dennis Erb, Jr. 2. Rodney Sanders 3. Scott Crigler 4. Gordy Gundaker 5. Tony Jackson, Jr. 6. Payton Looney 7. Austin Rettig 8. Tim Manville 9. Logan Martin 10. Adam Bowman 11. Steve Francis 12. Tanner English 13. Jonathan Rowan 14. Bob Gardner 15. Terry English 16. Caleb Ashby 17. ...

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Rodney Sanders takes Tuckasee Toilet Bowl prelim win!

Clarksville Speedway March 3rd, 2017 MARS DIRTcar Series Feature: 1. Rodney Sanders 2. Terry English 3. Tony Jackson, Jr. 4. Kent Robinson 5. Cody Mahoney 6. Austin Rettig 7. Tanner English 8. Clayton Miller 9. Joe Godsey 10. Scott Crigler 11. Josh Putnam 12. Justin Asplin 13. Adam Bowman 14. Payton Looney 15. Raymond Merrill 16. Bob Gardner 17. Gordy ...

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Dennis Erb, Jr. Starts Season in Eleven Speedweeks Events; Ready for Clarksville

Clarksville Speedway

(CARPENTERSVILLE, ILLINOIS)  Following a hectic start to their 2017 campaign during “Speedweeks,” Dennis Erb, Jr. and his #28 team will jump right back into dirt-slinging action over the March 3-4 weekend at Clarksville Speedway in Clarksville, Tennessee.  The East and West divisions of the MARS Dirt Car Series will converge to preside over the two-day ‘Tuckasee Toilet Bowl Classic.’  A ...

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DIRTcar Racing Membership Required for All Sanctioned Events

All Division drivers must have a DIRTcar License to participate and receive benefits CONCORD, N.C. – March 2, 2017 – Starting with the first events of 2017, any participants of a DIRTcar-sanctioned event will be required to hold a DIRTcar Racing membership. Any division without a 100 percent membership participation will be at risk of violating the sanction agreement and ...

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Highland Speedway, Belle-Clair Speedway & Federated Auto Parts Raceway at I-55 adopt same Late Model tire rule for 2017

St. Louis, MO – 2/22/17 – The promoters of Federated Auto Parts Raceway at I-55, Belle-Clair Speedway and Highland Speedway have all reached an agreement to use the same tire rule in 2017 for the UMP DIRTcar Late Model division. The ultimate goal is to get to a single tire option using the Hoosier LM20 tire for the front tires and ...

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Sheppard Reels in Shirley for a Gator Trophy

BARBERVILLE, FL- February 22, 2017- Brandon Sheppard fought his way to Victory Lane during night eight of the 46th annual DIRTcar Nationals in the 30-lap DIRTcar Racing Late Model Feature. It wasn’t an easy path for Sheppard to get to the front of the pack as Brian Shirley tried to fend him off any way possible. Sheppard started in the ...

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Chris Madden Grabs A Gator

BARBERVILLE, FL- February 20, 2017- On the seventh day of the 46th annual DIRTcar Nationals, 43 Late Models migrated to Volusia Speedway Park to test their luck at the ‘World’s Fastest Half-Mile’. The season opening swing through Georgia and Florida continues and drivers are hoping to leave the track with a coveted Gator trophy in the passenger seat. Chris Madden ...

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Tyler Erb takes Late Model win at North Florida Speedway!

North Florida Speedway 2/12/17 Feature: 1. Tyler Erb 2. Kyle Bronson 3. Frank Heckenast, Jr. 4. Austin Hubbard 5. Brent Larson 6. Billy Moyer, Jr. 7. Ryan Crane 8. Blake Spencer 9. Brian Shirley 10. Megan Meyer 11. Zeke McKenzie 12. David Ponton 13. Nevin Gainey 14. Nick Kurtz 15. Donald McIntosh 16. Kenny Pettyjohn 17. Jason Fitzgerald 18. G.R. ...

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Dennis Erb Racing Bolts South to Start 2017 Season in Georgia and Florida

(CARPENTERSVILLE, ILLINOIS) Fresh off an impressive 2016 racing season that saw them capture four special event wins including the $100,000 ‘Dirt Late Model Dream’ and the $20,000 ‘National 100,’ Dennis Erb Racing is about ready to embark on the start of their 2017 campaign in Georgia and Florida during “Speedweeks.” Dennis Erb, Jr. will unload his potent Black Diamond racecar ...

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Jumping the Gun; DIRTcar Nationals will lay foundation for 2017 season

CONCORD, N.C. – January 25, 2017 – This time next month a new season will be underway for the World of Outlaws Craftsman® Late Model Series. For the third year in a row the series will kick off at Screven Motorsports Complex on February 17-18 before the real madness begins at the 46th annual DIRTcar Nationals at Volusia Speedway Park. Coming ...

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