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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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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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Dunn Benson Motorsports and Bobby Pierce will Chase the Lucas Oil Late Model Dirt Series National Championship in 2018

Dunn, NC (December 29, 2017) – Carlton and Kemp Lamm owners of Dunn Benson Motorsports along with their New Driver Bobby Pierce, have decided to follow the Lucas Oil Late Model Dirt Series in 2018 and compete for the series championship. The Dunn Benson Motorsports Team will be posting their full 2018 schedule on the Team Website in the next ...

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Track Enterprises Releases 2018 Special Event Schedule

ARCA, USAC, WoO & UMP To Race At Many Top Venues (Macon, IL) Track Enterprises, a racing promotion company based in Macon, IL, has announced its 2018 special event schedule. The new slate includes the traditional stops for ARCA at the Illinois dirt miles, in addition to Lucas Oil Raceway in Indianapolis and a fourth year visit to Fairgrounds Speedway ...

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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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GR Smith Racing and Brian Shirley Join Forces for WoO Assault in 2018

Cornelius, North Carolina (12/07/17) – North Carolina-based G.R. Smith Racing will make a run at the 2018 World of Outlaws (WoO) Craftsman Late Model Series championship with Illinois hot-shoe, Brian Shirley behind the wheel of the team’s familiar #22 entry. “I’m really excited to be teaming up with Brian (Shirley) for 2018,” G.R. Smith said on Wednesday evening. “We’ve gotten ...

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POWRi Lucas Oil National Midget League Releases 38 – Event 2018 Schedule

Belleville, IL – The POWRi Lucas Oil National Midget League has released a schedule showcasing 38 -events throughout 2018 with the season kicking off in February at Bubba Raceway Park and ending in November at Kennedale Speedway for the Season Championship. Starting 2018, the POWRi Lucas Oil National Midget League will head to Ocala, Florida for the season opener at ...

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Dunn-Benson Motorsports and Bobby Pierce to Team Up in 2018, New Sponsors Announced!

(November 30, 2017) – Dunn Benson Motorsports owners Carlton and Kemp Lamm are excited to announce Bobby Pierce from Oakwood, IL will be their driver in 2018. The Lamm’s contacted Bobby Pierce and his family about the possibility of driving their cars after Earl Pearson Jr decided to part ways with Dunn Benson Motorsports following the Dirt Track World Championship ...

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Jimmy John’s Becomes a Proud Sponsor of Lincoln Speedway Racing

(Lincoln, IL) Lincoln Speedway’s 1/4-mile dirt track, located at the Logan County Fairgrounds in Lincoln, IL will have a new official sandwich in 2018. Jimmy John’s, located near Lincoln College, has stepped up its support of the track, which will begin its 15th season in April. Jimmy John’s serves from-scratch food made with excellent ingredients. Homemade bread is baked fresh ...

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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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Dirt Track Racing To Returns To Paducah, Kentucky In 2018

Paducah International Raceway

(Paducah, KY) After a one year hiatus, racing entertainment is coming back to Paducah International Raceway in 2018. The speedway, owned by longtime promoter Bob Sargent and NASCAR’s Tony Stewart and Ken Schrader, was closed during the summer of 2017 after the previous management team stepped away at the end of the previous season. A Western Tennessee businessman has stepped ...

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The Greatest Show on Dirt Set to Return to Terre Haute Action Track in 2018

Terre Haute Action Track

Outlaws second visit to The Action Track since 2006 CONCORD, NC – November 9, 2017 – For just the second time in 12 years, the World of Outlaws Craftsman Sprint Car Series will return to the Terre Haute Action Track in 2018. The date is scheduled for Saturday, October 13, 2018. The UMP Modifieds will be the support class for ...

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Clarksville Speedway Results – 10/28/17

Clarksville Speedway

UMP OPEN WHEEL A-Feature PLACE DRIVER POINTS START 1. Clayton Miller (15) Elkton, Ky 2 2. Trent Young (10Y) Crofton, Ky 1 3. Randle Sweeney (119) Clifty, Ky 3 4. Lucas Lee (12) Paris, Tn 5 5. Chasten Boen (21) Leadwood, Mo 9 6. Michael Sabatino (7D) Hopkinsville, Ky 6 7. Tait Davenport (18D) Paducah, Ky 4 8. Wally Walker ...

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Strickler Scores Second Straight UMP Modified WSTC Feature

CONCORD, NC — Oct 28, 2017 — The second annual OneDirt World Short Track Championship came to a close on Saturday after three days of racing at The Dirt Track at Charlotte. The final night of racing action at the fast 4/10-mile high-banked dirt oval located northeast of Charlotte in Concord, North Carolina featured Last Chance Showdowns, the Championship Features and the ...

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Night Two of OneDirt World Short Track Championship Sets Field for Finale

CONCORD, NC — Oct 27, 2017 — As the clock ticked late into the evening on the second night of the OneDirt World Short Track Championship, a scheduling change saw the QuarterMaster Hornets take to the The Dirt Track at Charlotte Motor Speedway for two exciting 15-lap, $500-to-win Features, giving all 47 drivers a chance to say they won at ...

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