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DIRTcar Racing Concludes 34th Season with 2017 Tribute to Excellence National Awards Banquet

Over $360,000 in points fund money distributed for the 2017 racing season by Matt Prieur SPRINGFIELD, IL — Jan. 14, 2018 — Champions from around the country were honored on Saturday, January 14th during the 34th Annual DIRTcar Racing Tribute to Excellence National Awards Banquet at The Crowne Plaza in Springfield, IL. National and regional champions across 10 divisions were ...

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DIRTcar UMP Modifieds to Race 14 Times in Florida in January/February

East Bay Raceway Park, North Florida Speedway and Volusia Speedway Park to host CONCORD, NC – Jan. 11, 2018 – With the 2018 racing season on the horizon, the annual pilgrimage to Florida for Speedweeks traditionally begins a new campaign for a variety of drivers and teams from throughout North America. The DIRTcar UMP Modifieds are once again the busiest ...

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Johnny Scott takes Wild West Shootout Modified win!

Arizona Speedway 1/7/2018 MVT/Border International USRA Modifieds presented by Arizona Differential:   Heat Races – Top 16 in passing points advance to “A” Main, balance to 2 “B” Mains   Heat One (8 Laps):  1. 0-Jake O’Neil, 2. 15k-Justin Kay, 3. 69-Lucas Schott, 4. 29d-Brad Dierks, 5. 6d-Dylan Goplen, 6. 96-R.C. Whitwell, 7. 4-Billy Vogel, 8. 18z-Zane Devilbiss, 9. X57-Richie ...

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Ricky Thornton, Jr. takes Modified Wild West Shootout win!

By Lonnie Wheatley – Chandler, Arizona’s Ricky Thornton, Jr., picked right up where he left off last year, racing to victory lane in the 25-lap MVT/Border International USRA Modified presented by Arizona Differential feature event after topping last year’s Wild West Shootout points. After three aborted starts, fourth-starter Thornton, Jr., split the front row of Josh Angst and Matt Leer ...

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UMP DIRTcar to honor 2017 Champions & Midwest Speed Expo brings racers to Central Illinois next weekend!

January 6th, 2018 (Springfield, IL) – The UMP DIRTcar Series will hold their 34th Annual DIRTcar Racing Tribute to Excellence Awards Banquet for the 2017 race season on Saturday, January 13th at the Crowne Plaza Hotel in Springfield, IL. DIRTcar will distribute over $300,000 to competitors in recognition of their success in 2017. UMP DIRTcar will honor all ten divisions ...

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Volusia Speedway Park Ready to Celebrate 50 Years of Racing

50 Strong Years Through countless transformations, Volusia Speedway Park has remained at the heart of racing CONCORD, NC – Jan. 5, 2018 – When race fans make their annual visit to Central Florida in early February to kick off another race season, at first glance they may notice a new look to the storied facility which is home to the ...

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Ray Bollinger takes Modified win at the Gateway Dirt Nationals

St. Louis, MO September 16th, 2017 SEMI 1 1. Trent Young; 2. Jeffery Ledford; 3. KC Burdette; 4. Zeb Moake; 5. Austin Holcombe; 6. Chad Bauer; 7. Aaron Canterberry; 8. Joe Duvall; 9. Danny Smith; 10. Matt Cooper; 11. Chris Arnold; 12. Taylor Cook; 13. Richie Gustin; 14. Shaun Hortsmann; 15. Robby Arnold; SEMI 2 1. Bobby Pierce; 2. Tim ...

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Tanner Mullens takes Modified win at Gateway Dirt Nationals!

St. Louis, MO December 15th, 2017 SEMI 1 1. Ryan Unzicker; 2. Gary Bentley; 3. Chad Bauer; 4. Jeffery Ledford; 5. Richie Gustin; 6. Taylor Cook; 7. Joe Duvall; 8. Zeb Moake; 9. Danny Smith; 10. Matt Koch; 11. Trent Young; 12. Ryan Gillmore; 13. Nick Allen; 14. John Trowbridge; 15. Mark Cole; 16. Joe Dresch; 17. Josh Blumer; SEMI ...

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Gateway Dirt Nationals Modified Results – 12/14/17

GATEWAY DIRT – QUALIFYING RESULTS DECEMBER 14, 2017 MODIFEDS – GROUP A 1. Mike McKinney (12.207); 2. Tanner Mullens; 3. Kenny Wallace; 4. Kyle Steffens; 5. Rick Conoyer; 6. Lucas Lee; 7. Kyle Strickler; 8. Timothy Culp; 9. Trent Young; 10. KC Burdette; 11. Chase Copeland; 12. Nick Hoffman; 13. Jim Black; 14. Steve Stevenson; 15. Dean Hoffman; 16. Dustin ...

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USMTS finalizes 2018 schedule, set for first stop in Arizona

INDIANAPOLIS (Dec. 10)–Officials from the United States Modified Touring Series announced the addition of four events to the 2018 campaign this weekend, filling the three dates previously marked as “to be announced” and adding the series’ first-ever date in the State of Arizona. Two shows were added to fill out the May 4-6 weekend, and features a return to two ...

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Kyle Strickler penalized by DIRTcar UMP for actions at Charlotte!

No. 8 DIRTcar UMP Modified Driver Penalized Post-World Short Track Championship CONCORD, NC — Nov. 9, 2017 — DIRTcar Racing has handed down penalties to the driver of the No. 8 DIRTcar UMP Modified, Kyle Strickler for violating section 2.2 and 11.1-R of the DIRTcar Racing Rulebook. 2.2 Conduct General – All Members agree to act in a professional manner ...

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Gustin an army of one in 2018

MARSHALLTOWN, Iowa (November 7)–Ryan Gustin has won just about every title there is to win with the United States Modified Touring Series, and in 2018 he plans to add another new title to the list: team owner. And, of course, he’ll be driving the car too. For the first time since his initial USMTS start more than 11 years ago, ...

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Scott goes out on top in Park City Chisholm Trail Showdown

PARK CITY, Kansas (November 4)–The United States Modified Touring Series kicked of the 2017 campaign nearly nine months ago and closed the curtain on a record-breaking season Saturday night at the 81 Speedway with the second running of the Park City Chisholm Trail Showdown presented by Kansas High Performance Racing Auction. Stormy Scott, who competed in all 71 USMTS-sanctioned races ...

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Williamson Capitalizes on Opportunity with Super DIRTcar Series Win at Textron Off Road World Finals

Sheppard increases point lead; Decker Still within striking distance for the Championship CONCORD, NC – Nov. 3, 2017 – A near capacity crowd at The Dirt Track at Charlotte Motor Speedway witnessed the underdog take on the Series Champ. At the end, it was the feel good story of Mat Williamson who wasn’t sure if he was going to race ...

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Sanders parks it in 81 Speedway victory lane

PARK CITY, Kan. (Nov. 3)–Rodney Sanders powered his No. 20 USMTS Modified into the lead on lap 10 and led the final 20 laps to score a $2,000 victory Friday at the 81 Speedway on opening night of the 2nd Annual Park City Chisholm Trail Showdown presented by Kansas High Performance Racing Auction. Fresh off of a $20,000 triumph two ...

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Mike Mahaney Sweeps Qualifying and Heat Races for Big Block Modifieds at World Finals

Super DIRTcar Series

Mahaney Sweeps the Night CONCORD, NC – Nov. 2, 2017 – In front of a packed grandstands, the Super DIRTcar Series took to The Dirt Track at Charlotte Motor Speedway for Night One of Textron Off Road World of Outlaws World Finals for their qualifying night. Mike Mahaney had a night to remember, sweeping both qualifying sessions and picking up ...

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