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DIRTcar Summer Nationals Legends Week Kicks Off at Jacksonville

Several of last week’s events rescheduled by Mother Nature CONCORD, NC — June 18, 2018 — Tuesday’s DIRTcar Summer Nationals and Summit Racing Equipment Modified Nationals events at Jacksonville (IL) Speedway will jumpstart the grueling schedules after Mother Nature put a damper on the opening week of action, leaving but a single winner on each tour: two-time defending Champion Brian ...

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Shirley Defends His Crown in Hell Tour Opener

KANKAKEE, IL — June 13, 2019 — Defending DIRTcar Summer Nationals Champion Brian Shirley kicked off this year’s Hell Tour in true champ fashion, leading all but the first lap of the Feature to score his 20th all-time Summer Nationals win and first-ever win at Kankakee County Speedway.   With his $5,000 check secured, the Chatham, IL driver commended the track for making ...

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Curt Spalding claims Summit Modified Nationals opener at Kankakee

KANKAKEE, IL — June 13, 2019 — Curt Spalding scored his first-ever Summit Racing Equipment Modified Nationals win during the tour opener at Kankakee County Speedway. The Watervliet, MI racer secured the $1,000 payday leading the Feature flag-to-flag from the outside pole. Will Krup finished second after a hard fought battle with Frank Marshall, who completed the podium; and twelfth starting Jeffrey ...

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DIRTcar Summer Nationals 2019 Tour Features 28 Races in 32 Days With Nearly $800,000 At Stake

DIRTcar Summer Nationals

CONCORD, NC — December 4, 2018 — The DIRTcar Summer Nationals “Hell Tour” is the most challenging month in dirt track racing, and 2019 will be no different. The schedule features 28 race nights over 32 days covering about 3,800 miles from Peoria Speedway in Illinois on Wednesday, June 12, through Saturday, July 13, at Oakshade Speedway in Ohio. It ...

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2019 DIRTcar Summit Racing Equipment Modified Nationals Tour Features 31 Events from June 12 to July 27

Summit Modified Nationals

CONCORD, NC — December 4, 2018 — The DIRTcar Summit Racing Equipment Modified Nationals tour will span June 12 to July 27, including 27 events over 32 consecutive days. A new two-race weekend, July 19-20, at Cedar Ridge Speedway in Kentucky will serve as a prelude to the championship finale July 26-27 at Fairbury American Legion Speedway. The tour will ...

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Fairbury’s PDC to decide Summit Modified Nationals title, Harrison & McKinney set for head to head battle!

By Jimmy Dearing – Fairbury, IL (July 27th, 2018) – The Summit Modified Nationals points championship will come down to this weekend’s Prairie Dirt Classic at Fairbury American Legion Speedway! Mike McKinney leads Mike Harrison by just four points going into this weekend’s deciding action. Each driver’s top eight feature finishes in the Summit Modified Nationals count towards the championship. ...

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Mike Harrison goes back to back with UMP DIRTcar Summit Modified Nationals win at Kankakee County Speedway!

Modifieds Heat 1 PLACE START DRIVER POINTS 1. 1. Steven Brooks (5) New Lenox, Il. 2. 4. Mike Learman (4L) Woodstock, Il. 3. 6. Josh Sissom (5s) Cape Girardeau, Mo. 4. 5. Bob Pohlman (1w) Oaklawn, Il. 5. 7. Logan Rogers (61) Freeport, Il. 6. 3. Ray Bollinger (77) Kewanee, Il. 7. 2. Jeffrey Ledford (18) Pontiac, Il. 8. 8. ...

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Shannon Babb roars to Kankakee County Speedway UMP DIRTcar Summer Nationals win!

Babb Out Duels Moyer for Win at Kankakee County Speedway KANKAKEE, IL (June 14) — Was Shannon Babb excited to battle Billy Moyer for victory in Thursday night’s 40-lap DIRTcar Summer Nationals feature at Kankakee County Speedway? You bet he was. “It does get me fired up,” Babb said when asked about engaging in high-stakes racing with Moyer, a Hall ...

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The 2018 DIRTcar Summer Nationals Northern Kick Off Week Begins

DIRTcar Summer Nationals

CONCORD, NC — June 16, 2018 — The 2018 DIRTcar Summer Nationals and Summit Racing Equipment Modified Nationals kick off today, Wednesday, June 16th, at Peoria Speedway in Peoria, IL. The event is the first of five races during the Northern Kick Off Week and will mark the first time Peoria Speedway has hosted the opening event of the DIRTcar ...

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DIRTcar Summer Nationals Hell Tour Commences in Just Three Weeks

DIRTcar Summer Nationals

PEORIA SPEEDWAY KICKS OFF THE 33RD ANNUAL HELL TOUR FOR DIRTCAR SUPER LATE MODELS by Matt Prieur CONCORD, NC — May 25, 2018 — The DIRTcar Summer Nationals Hell Tour embarks on its 33rd straight year of competition in 2018. From June 13 to July 14, the premier drivers and teams within the DIRTcar Super Late Model ranks will race in 28 ...

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2018 UMP DIRTcar Summer Nationals Schedule

DIRTcar Summer Nationals

The Hell Tour Unleashed: 28 Races in 32 Days Highlight the 2018 DIRTcar Summer Nationals Schedule 33rd annual Hell Tour for DIRTcar Racing Late Models to feature nine races paying $10,000 to win By: Matt Prieur CONCORD, NC – Dec. 6, 2017 – The most grueling and intimidating schedule in all of motorsports, the DIRTcar Racing Summer Nationals Hell Tour ...

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DIRTcar HellTour kicks off grueling 29 races over 32 days!

DIRTcar Summer Nationals

Grayville, IL (May 18th, 2017) – The DIRTcar Summer Nationals Hell Tour is set to kick off their grueling 29 races on Wednesday, June 14th at Brownstown Speedway in Brownstown, IN. The first week of actions then heads to northern Illinois to Kankakee County Speedway the following night. Then on June 16th, the Hell Tour hits a new track on ...

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Kankakee County Speedway Results – 5/12/17

Kankakee County Speedway

UMP Pro Late Models (15 cars) Fast Qualifier – Chad Osterhoff 15.031 (New Track Record) Heat 1 8-laps (All Transfer) 1. A9 AJ May 2. 130 Chad Osterhoff 3. 45 Aaron Heck 4. 66 Phil Line 5. 24F Cody Fultz 6. X3 Ben Kirchner 7. 42T Rob Kirchner 8. 2 Blake Kilby Heat 2 8-laps (All Transfer) 1. 77M Jay ...

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