DIRTcar Racing action scheduled at four Florida tracks and one Georgia oval during January and February CONCORD, N.C. – Nov. 6, 2014 – The 2015 DIRTcar Racing season will get off to a hot start this winter with Speedweeks action in four divisions spread among five dirt tracks and two months. The traditional stretch of early-season racing begins in late ...Read More »
U.M.P. DIRTcar Series Modified News
UMP LATE MODEL – FEATURE Finish Start Car Driver Hometown Points 1 1 96 Terry English Benton , Ky 0.00 2 2 96A Tanner English Benton , Ky 0.00 3 6 61 Caleb Ashby Cunningham , Tn 0.00 4 3 31X Johnny Wheeler Campbellsville , Ky 0.00 5 9 54 Dillan White Crofton , Ky 0.00 6 4 C4 Freddie ...Read More »
Glasgow, KY-November 1, 2014- The Summit Racing Equipment American Modified Series has completed its fifth season of competition and Jeff Curl of Forrest, IL is the 2014 series champion in the tour’s most successful season to date. Sixteen of eighteen events scheduled were completed (two rainouts) and the tour had ten different winners in those sixteen events, had five different ...Read More »
Union, KY-October 25, 2014- The Summit Racing Equipment American Modified Series concluded its 2014 season with the tour’s 5th Annual Season Championship event at Florence Speedway in Union, KY and Josh Rice would collect the $5,000 payday and became the tenth different winner as the tour concluded its 2014 season. Rice’s victory would come in the Jerry Rice owned Sunesis ...Read More »
Hoosier A40S Will Replace A40 As Approved DIRTcar UMP Modified Division Tire Compound Beginning April 1, 2015
Teams May Run A40 Compound Until Stock is Depleted; Tire Grooving to be Phased Out Throughout 2015 Concord, NC – October 24th, 2015 – DIRTcar Racing along with Hoosier Racing Tire today announced plans to implement a new tire compound in the DIRTcar UMP Modified division in 2015. Corresponding with the opening weekend of the 2015 DIRTcar UMP point season, ...Read More »
By: Anita Soltis (Plymouth, IN) The two biggest nights of racing at the Plymouth Speedway produced some of the best racing of the season. The Lane Automotive 50 Race of Champions, presented by All Star Performance, Cometic Gasket, Inc., and JE Pistons with K1 Technologies started Friday night with the final Thunder Stock race of the year. John Rhoads started ...Read More »
Summit Racing Equipment American Modified Series 5th Annual Series Championship Event at Florence Speedway on October 25
Glasgow, KY-October 9, 2014- The Summit Racing Equipment American Modified Series will conclude its 2014 campaign with the 5th Annual Series Championship Event at Florence Speedway in Union, KY on Saturday October 25. This event is always a crowd pleaser and will see many of the region’s top Open Wheel Modified pilots in competition, culminating with a 40 lap, $5,000 ...Read More »
Bobby Pierce put an exclamation mark on his 2014 UMP National Points Championship by dominating the UMP Late Model Feature during the Saturday finale of the DIRTcar Fall Nationals presented by Allstar Performance. Despite having nearly a half-track lead negated by multiple cautions, Pierce was never seriously challenged for the victory and lapped up to 10th place in the 40 ...Read More »
Kenny Wallace, Nick Hoffman, Evan Taylor & Matt Westfall take UMP DIRTcar Modified Nationals wins at Eldora Speedway!
Event: UMP Fall Nationals by Allstar Performance – Friday Night Date: October 3, 2014 UMP DIRTcar MODIFIED TIME TRIALS – 1. 13-Jacob Hawkins [17.603]; 2. 7T-Evan Taylor [17.618]; 3. 49-Brian Ruhlman [17.630]; 4. 17W-Tanner Wilson [17.690]; 5. 11JR-Josh Rice [17.704]; 6. 22M-Matt Mevert [17.730]; 7. 54-Matt Westfall [17.739]; 8. 36L-Jamie Lomax [17.742]; 9. 5T-Jonathan Taylor [17.822]; 10. 111-Curt Spalding [17.841]; ...Read More »
Nick Hoffman, Matt Mevert, Brian Ruhlman & Matt Westfall take UMP DIRTcar Modified Nationals wins at Eldora!
Event: UMP Fall Nationals by Allstar Performance – Thursday Night Date: October 2, 2014 UMP DIRTcar MODIFIED TIME TRIALS 1 – 1. 2NH-Nick Hoffman ; 2. 3L-Jeff Leka ; 3. X-Jerry Bowersock ; 4. 42-Bob Baldwin ; 5. 21JS-Jonathan Sluka ; 6. 10L-Nathon Loney ; 7. 11PH-Pete Holt ; 8. 83S-Kasey Schrock ; 9. K12-Scotty Kincaid ; 10. 6B-David Baldwin ...Read More »
Ken Rumble, Mike Harrison, Trey Harris, Robbie Eilers & Travis Bittle take wins at Federated Auto Parts Raceway at I-55!
CLICK HERE FOR MORE PHOTOS FROM FEDERATED AUTO PARTS RACEWAY AT I-55! Federated Auto Parts Raceway at I-55 September 27th, 2014 LATE MODEL – FEATURE Finish Start Car Driver 1 2 50R Ken Rumble 2 4 11D Brian Diveley 3 3 2J David Jumper 4 5 92W Scott Weber 5 6 1 Jim Moon 6 1 24HR Ron Mcquerry 7 ...Read More »
Haubstadt, IN – September 27, 2014 – Kyle Cummins of Princeton, IN, captured the feature event held for the MSCS Sprint Cars Saturday night at Tri-State Speedway. Cummins led all 25 laps with a strong run from the outside pole position to take the $2,000 top prize. Three other drivers took turns in presenting a race long challenge. ...Read More »
Brian Shaw Sweeps ’14 Summit Racing Equipment American Modified Series Events at Cedar Ridge Speedway
Morgantown, KY- September 27, 2014- The Summit Racing Equipment American Modified Series completed the month of September at Cedar Ridge Speedway in Morgantown, KY and Brian Shaw of Robinson, IL would take the $1,500 payday and the win in the event behind the wheel of his Silverthorne Chevy/Bay Safety/Ted Brown’s Quality Paint and Body/AFCO/Maxima Racing Oil/Crampton Painting and Drywall/FOX Shocks/All ...Read More »
Michael Kloos, Rusty Griffaw, Jeff Walston, Trey Harris, Jacob Rexing, Robbie Eilers & Travis Bittle take wins at Tri-City Speedway!
CLICK HERE FOR MORE PHOTOS FROM TRI-CITY SPEEDWAY! Tri City Speedway, Granite City, IL Race Results for 9/26/2014 Championship Night UMP Late Models – A-Main (31 Cars) Finish Car No Driver Hometown 1 6K Michael Kloos (L) Trenton, IL 2 82 Billy Laycock (L) Marine, IL 3 11D Brian Diveley Springfield, IL 4 1s Rick Salter HIghland, IL 5 00 ...Read More »
CLICK HERE FOR MORE PHOTOS FROM TRI-CITY SPEEDWAY! Tri City Speedway, Granite City, IL Race Results for 9/20/2014 Mod Mania Finale (Night #3) UMP Modifieds – A-Main (54 Cars) Finish Car No Driver Hometown 1 22s Chad Kinder Newton, IL 2 24H Mike Harrison Highland, IL 3 2H Nick Hoffman Mooresville, NC 4 10Y Trent Young Hopkinsville, KY 5 16 ...Read More »
CLICK HERE FOR MORE PHOTOS FROM TRI-CITY SPEEDWAY! Tri City Speedway, Granite City, IL Race Results for 9/19/2014 Mod Mania Night 2 UMP Modifieds – A-Main (71 Cars) Finish Car No Driver Hometown 1 24H Mike Harrison Highland, IL 2 18L Michael Long (M) Fowler, IL — Hard Charger Started 15th Passed 13 cars 3 32P Bobby Pierce Oakwood, IL ...Read More »
CLICK HERE FOR MORE PHOTOS FROM TRI-CITY SPEEDWAY! Tri City Speedway Granite City, IL Race Results for 9/18/2014 Modified Mania Night 1 UMP Modifieds – A-Main ( 72) Finish Car No Driver Hometown 1 22V Matt Mevert (M) Steeleville, IL 2 2H Nick Hoffman Mooresville, NC 3 32P Bobby Pierce Oakwood, IL Hard Charger started 16th passed 13 cars 4 ...Read More »
Tri-City Speedway’s 10th Annual Summit Modified Nationals kicks off Thursday, September 18th with big payout increase!
Granite City, IL (August 15th, 2014) The hugely successful Summit Modified Nationals at Tri-City Speedway will take to the track on September 18th, 19th and 20th for the tenth consecutive year. The event will once again feature UMP DIRTcar Modifieds competing on the medium banked 3/8 mile dirt oval and there will be more money on the line than ever ...Read More »