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DIRTcar UMP Modifieds Bring Big Buzz to DIRTcar Nationals

By Clayton Johns CONCORD, N.C. – February 8,2017 – The 2017 DIRTcar UMP Modified season gets underway for drivers from across the United States and Canada this month in the Sunshine State. The annual Florida Tour takes drivers to three different Florida tracks this month, culminating in eight straight nights of competition at the DIRTcar Nationals at Volusia Speedway Park. ...

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Sheldon Haudenschild Joins the Outlaws in 2017

Sheldon Haudenschild Joins the Outlaws in 2017 Haudenschild to pave his own way in the series CONCORD, N.C. – February 3, 2017 – The Haudenschild legacy continues in the World of Outlaws Craftsman® Sprint Car Series. Haudenschild Racing announced Thursday that Sheldon Haudenschild will pilot the No. 93 car in the series’ 40th season. As a second generation Outlaw, Haudenschild ...

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Lincoln & Macon Speedways To Host Tony Stewart Owned Series In ’17

Macon Speedway

2017 All Star Circuit of Champions Schedule Released Lincoln Speedway & Macon Speedway Set For June Double Header INDIANAPOLIS (12/12/2016) – The All Star Circuit of Champions will take on a full slate of competition in 2017, complete with 51 events at 32 facilities in eight states, all of which taking shape between early February and mid-October. All Star competitors ...

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USAC NATIONAL MIDGET TOUR TRAVELS COAST-TO-COAST IN 2017 CAMPAIGN

Twenty-seven dates in seven states serve as the ingredients for the 2017 USAC Midget National Championship schedule. Among the events are four distinct tours that make up the bulk of the schedule such as June’s “Indiana Midget Week,” July’s weekend trip to Illinois as well as an August tour of the Heartland of America and “Pennsylvania Midget Week,” which offers ...

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KNOXVILLE AND WILLIAMS GROVE RETURN TO THE FOLD FOR 2017 USAC SPRINT SEASON

Two of the most storied dirt tracks in the United States return to the USAC AMSOIL National Sprint Car calendar in 2017. On June 3, the series invades the legendary half-mile Knoxville Raceway for the first time since 2011. The Saturday night event coincides with National Sprint Car Hall of Fame induction weekend at the Iowa dirt oval. Mechanicsburg, Pennsylvania’s ...

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USAC SILVER CROWN CHAMPIONSHIP RIDES INTO THE DESERT AT PHOENIX IN 2017

Phoenix International Raceway, a venue synonymous with USAC Silver Crown racing for more than two decades, returns to the 2017 schedule after an eight-year absence. The highly-anticipated return of the big cars to the mile in Arizona’s Valley of the Sun arrives on Saturday, April 29 on the same bill as the IndyCar Series race later that night. The roar ...

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Smith Grades 2016 Season a B+, Earns Chili Bowl Ride From NASCAR Driver

  Inside Line Promotions – KUNKLETOWN, Pa. (Nov. 23, 2016) – While his win total wasn’t what Ryan Smith had hoped for in 2016, he said this season was “one of the most consistent years” he has produced. On the heels of the solid year Smith is excited to announce his opportunity to drive a midget at the 31st annual ...

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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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Disqualified Drivers Withdraw Lawsuit; Case Dismissed By Federal Court

Drivers can return to competition with payment of fines and reinstatement of suspended DIRTcar membership CONCORD, N.C. – Oct. 18, 2016 – U.S. District Judge Mae A. D’Agostino today issued a stipulation of dismissal in the case of plaintiffs Scott Bloomquist, Gregg Satterlee, Jimmy Owens, and Ricky Thornton vs World Racing Group and subsidiary DIRTcar Racing, Eldora Speedway, and its ...

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Jacob Hawkins wins Modified UMP DIRTcar Fall Nationals at Eldora Speedway!

DIRTcar UMP Modifieds E-Feature – (15 Laps) 1. 3W-Dylan Woodling[4] ; 2. 51-Brandon Green[3] ; 3. 13-Andy Galgoci[11] ; 4. 01-Jared Spalding[6] ; 5. 11R-Ed Roley[5] ; 6. 15G-Richard Gibson[1] ; 7. 116-Jimmie Haager[7] ; 8. 1m-Ryan Morton[10] ; 9. 8-Kyle Strickler[9] ; 10. 71D-Anthony Davis[8] ; 11. 32-Scott Boyd[2] D-Feature – (15 Laps) 1. 5X-Tim Richardson[2] ; 2. 1N-Will ...

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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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Mike Harrison, Nick Hoffman, Brian Ruhlman & Chad Bauer takes UMP Fall Nationals wins at Eldora Speedway!

DIRTcar Fall Nationals – Night 2 September 30, 2016 DIRTcar UMP Modifieds   Qualifying 1.13H-Jacob Hawkins, 17.391; 2.21C-Taylor Cook, 17.499; 3.35S-David Stremme, 17.616; 4.21A-Nick Allen, 17.649; 5.16C-Josh Harris, 17.678; 6.4L-Mike Learman, 17.718; 7.36W-Kenny Wallace, 17.753; 8.16-Jeff Koz, 17.764; 9.2NH-Nick Hoffman, 17.774; 10.19B-Chad Bauer, 17.794; 11.95J-Jerry Bowersock, 17.842; 12.17W-Tanner Wilson, 17.864; 13.36-Brandon Vaughan, 17.872; 14.47-Collin Thirlby, 17.878; 15.87-David Mielke, 17.880; 16.22T-Tony ...

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National Championships, Track Titles And Prestige On The Line This Weekend At Eldora

Eldora Speedway

Hoffman and Ruhlman Among the Modifieds’ Leading Contenders By: Eldora Speedway ROSSBURG, Ohio (September 28, 2016) – When the best DIRTcar UMP Modified drivers in the country descend on Eldora Speedway this weekend, the battle for supremacy amongst America’s blue collar racers will be decided as Quincy, Illinois’ Michael Long tries to stave off multi-time champion Mike Harrison, Highland, Illinois, ...

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RICO ROMPS IN ELDORA 4-CROWN MIDGET ROUT

Rossburg, Ohio………Rico Abreu arrived at Eldora Speedway Saturday evening via an airplane ride alongside Tony Stewart after competing in the afternoon’s NASCAR Camping World Truck Series race in New Hampshire. As soon as the St. Helena, California driver hit the western Ohio half-mile for the first time on Saturday, it almost seemed as if Abreu was still on-board a jet ...

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Stewart Walks Tall At Eldora

Schuchart slides in for second in the final laps ROSSBURG, Ohio – Sept. 23, 2016 – Shane Stewart successfully fended off the field Friday night, ultimately winning opening night of Four Crown Nationals Weekend at Eldora Speedway. Though the World of Outlaws Craftsman® Sprint Car Series was only scheduled to compete in a one-day, 30-lap feature that paid $10,000, Stewart ...

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Flag to Flag: Shane Stewart Dominates Hartford Speedway

by Tony Veneziano HARTFORD, Mich. – September 21, 2016 – Shane Stewart knew that the initial start and any restarts would be crucial on Wednesday night at Hartford Speedway in Michigan, as the World of Outlaws Craftsman Sprint Car Series returned to the “Wicked Fast Half-Mile.” Stewart wound up mastering the initial start and a pair of double-file restarts en ...

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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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