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Jason Riggs Takes First Checkers of 2012 at Clarksville; Set to Attack Summer Nationals

DIRTcar Summer Nationals

(HARRISBURG, ILLINOIS) Jason Riggs, of Harrisburg, Illinois, recorded his first Dirt Late Model triumph of the 2012 racing season last Saturday night, June 16 at the Clarksville Speedway in Clarksville, Tennessee! Aboard his CCI Systems / Clearwave Communications / Riggs Motorsports #81jr Rocket entry, Jason swept the night’s racing activities at Clarksville. He set fast time during qualifying, won his ...

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Wendell Wallace Records Runner-Up Finishes in Midwest; More Summer Nats Ahead

DIRTcar Summer Nationals

(BATESVILLE, ARKANSAS) It was a long week out on the road for the Wendell Wallace Autosports team, as they experienced everything from a broken axle on the transporter to a minor fender-bender in Chicago to a pair of runner-up finishes and most things in between. The team had hopes of starting out on the grueling UMP Summer Nationals tour, but ...

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Dennis Erb, Jr. Completes First Week on Summer Nationals Trail; Spoon River Tonight

DIRTcar Summer Nationals

(CARPENTERSVILLE, ILLINOIS) The Dennis Erb Racing team kicked off the annual running of the UMP Summer Nationals last week with five shows in the states of Indiana, Illinois, and Wisconsin from June 13-17. A strong field of cars were on hand at the Brownstown (IN) Speedway, the Kankakee County (IL) Speedway, the Cedar Lake (WI) Speedway, and the Wilmot (WI) ...

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Jimmy Mars Prepares for Masters Weekend on Heels of Wild Ride at Eldora

DIRTcar Summer Nationals

(MENOMONIE, WISCONSIN) The Mars Racing team traveled to the famed Eldora Speedway in Rossburg, Ohio on June 8-9 for the 18th edition of the ‘Dirt Late Model Dream’ presented by Ferris Commercial Mowers. The crown jewel extravaganza drew 98 entrants to the 1/2-mile, high-banked venue and all eyes were focused on the hefty $100,000 winner’s check. Jimmy Mars started the ...

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Scott James Transfers into Dirt Late Model Dream; Looks Ahead to Brownstown and LCS

DIRTcar

(HARRISBURG, ILLINOIS) Drivers Scott James and Jason Riggs represented Riggs Motorsports over the June 8-9 weekend at the famed Eldora Speedway in Rossburg, Ohio. On tap at the “Big E” was the 18th edition of the ‘Dirt Late Model Dream’ presented by Ferris Commercial Mowers and a whopping $100,000 top prize was on the line. Scott timed in thirty-fourth quickest ...

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Ray Cook and D&R Motorsports Head to Smoky Mountain Speedway

(BRASSTOWN, NORTH CAROLINA) Brasstown, North Carolina pilot Ray Cook and the D&R Motorsports team invaded the famed Eldora Speedway in Rossburg, Ohio on June 8-9 for the 18th edition of the ‘Dirt Late Model Dream’ presented by Ferris Commercial Mowers. The crown jewel extravaganza drew 98 entrants to the 1/2-mile, high-banked facility and all eyes were on the hefty $100,000 ...

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Daniel Baggerly Set to Make Trip to 441 Speedway with Ultimate Super Late Model Series

Ultimate Super Late Model Series

(RURAL RETREAT, VIRGINIA) The B&B Motorsports team and young driver Daniel Baggerly followed the Ultimate Super Late Model Series schedule to the ultra-fast Volunteer Speedway in Bulls Gap, Tennessee on Saturday night, June 9. The ‘Showdown at the Gap 50′ drew 26 competitors to the 4/10-mile speedplant and each entrant was eyeing the $5,000 top prize. Daniel Baggerly suffered an ...

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Bart Hartman Handles Muskingum County Speedway for First Victory of 2012

(ZANESVILLE, OHIO) Bart Hartman picked up his first checkered flag of the 2012 racing season on Friday night, June 8 at the nearby Muskingum County Speedway in Zanesville, Ohio! Driving the #75 Open Wheel Modified for 2 Brothers Motorsports, Bart timed in fourth quickest during the qualifying session and later won his heat race to earn the pole position for ...

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Josh McGuire Masters Mountain Motor for $3,000 Win; Lucrative Doubleheader Ahead

(GRAYSON, KENTUCKY) Josh McGuire, of Grayson, Kentucky, racked up his third feature win of the 2012 racing season on Friday night, June 8 at the Mountain Motor Speedway in Isom, Kentucky! Josh laid down the fastest lap during the United Super Dirt Car Series (USDCS) qualifying session and later won his heat race. The popular driver known as “Bad Fast” ...

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Rod Conley Sweeps Moler and Portsmouth for $4,000 Weekend!

Portsmouth Raceway Park

(WHEELERSBURG, OHIO) “Hot Rod” Conley was definitely hot over the June 8-9 weekend, as the veteran Wheelersburg, Ohio driver scored a pair of $2,000 triumphs in the Buckeye State! On Friday night, Rod raced to the win at the Moler Raceway Park in Williamsburg, Ohio by beating Dillan White, Barry Doss, Mike Jewell, and Mark Frazier to the checkers. A ...

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Brandon Sheppard Heading Out On DIRTcar Summer Nationals ‘Hell Tour’ In Rocket Chassis House Car

DIRTcar Summer Nationals

Grueling Month-Long Late Model Series Kicks Off Wednesday Night (June 13) At Indiana’s Brownstown Speedway CONCORD, NC – June 11, 2012 – Brandon Sheppard has never been more excited for the start of the DIRTcar Summer Nationals ‘Hell Tour.’ Some of the rising teenage star’s enthusiasm comes from memories of his breakout 2011 season during which, at the age of ...

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Kent Robinson Excited To Team Up With World of Outlaws Sprint Car Legend Steve Kinser For Wednesday’s Prelude to the Dream

Eldora Speedway

‘The King’ Making Dirt Late Model Debut Behind Wheel Of World of Outlaws Late Model Series Rookie’s Car CONCORD, NC – June 5, 2012 – Kent Robinson grew up idolizing Steve Kinser – not a surprise, of course, considering the World of Outlaws Sprint Car Series legend hails from Robinson’s hometown and is a longtime family friend. So it’s going ...

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Jake Griffin Records First Asphalt Modified Win at Hawkeye Downs

Hawkeye Downs Speedway

Quincy, Illinois (06/04/12) – 13-year-old, Jake Griffin achieved another milestone in his career on Friday night by claiming the feature win in the asphalt Open Wheel Modified division at Hawkeye Downs Speedway. Friday night was a great outing for the team as Jake claimed his first official asphalt Open Wheel Modified win with a triumph at Hawkeye Downs Speedway (Cedar ...

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Busy Memorial Day Weekend Nets Trio of Top Five Performances for Riggs Motorsports

Tri-City Speedway

(HARRISBURG, ILLINOIS) Harrisburg, Illinois based Riggs Motorsports, like most other Dirt Late Model teams, was very active over the Memorial Day holiday weekend. Scott James headed to the Florence Speedway in Union, Kentucky on Saturday, May 26 and the famed Eldora Speedway in Rossburg, Ohio on May 27. On Saturday at Florence, Scott ran fourth in his heat race, started ...

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Scott James Bags Another Florence Victory; Riggs Motorsports Set for Big Weekend

Florence Speedway

(BRIGHT, INDIANA) The “Silver Shark” Scott James visited victory lane for the third time in the 2012 racing season on Saturday night, May 19 at the Florence Speedway in Union, Kentucky! Scott ran third in his heat race to earn the outside second row starting spot for the main event. The Bright, Indiana standout then grabbed the lead around the ...

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World of Outlaws Late Model Series Southeast Swing Brings Chub Frank Pair Of Podium Finishes

World of Outlaws Late Model Series

BEAR LAKE, PA – May 9, 2012 – Chub Frank experienced a fairly enjoyable four-race swing through the Southeast with the World of Outlaws Late Model Series. Two podium finishes, three top-10 runs and a two-spot jump to third in the national tour’s points standings – yes, the 50-year-old veteran headed home to Bear Lake, Pa., quite satisfied with his ...

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Bub McCool Claims Biggest Win with WoO Super Late Model Triumph

World of Outlaws Late Model Series

Vicksburg, MS (05/01/12) –Bub McCool piloted his #57J McCool Logging/Victory Circle M1 Chassis By Moyer/Jay Dickens Racing Engine Super Late Model to the biggest win of his career on Saturday night as he tamed “The Taz” to claim the $10,000 victory. The World of Outlaws (WoO) Super Late Model tour rolled into North Alabama Speedway (Tuscumbia, Alabama) on Friday night ...

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