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UMP DIRTcar Summer Nationals Night 21: Wet Weather Spoils Spoon River Summer Nationals

Canton, IL — Canton, IL — July 8, 2009 — Spot showers that developed in the afternoon hours in Canton, Ill., have forced the cancellation of what was set to be the 21st leg of the UMP DIRTcar Summer Nationals at Spoon River Speedway. No makeup will be ran for the 40-lap, $6,000-to-win race. The rainout was the fifth of ...

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UMP DIRTcar Summer Nationals Race 18: Shannon Babb Blasts to Second Straight Win at Quincy

Shannon Babb UMP DIRTcar Summer Nationals Race 18: Shannon Babb Blasts to Second Straight Win at Quincy Quincy, IL — July 3, 2009 — In a spectacle that resembled a Blue Angels-like performance on the quarter-mile Quincy, (Ill.) Raceways, Shannon Babb of Moweaqua, Ill., claimed his second win of the 2009 UMP DIRTcar Summer Nationals Tour. Babb, a two-time “Hell ...

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UMP DIRTcar Summer Nationals Race 19: Mother Nature claims I-55 Raceway Summer Nationals

Pevely, MO — Rain showers that started overnight and continued through the morning and afternoon hours in Pevely, Mo., have forced the cancellation of what was set to be the 19th leg of the UMP DIRTcar Summer Nationals at I-55 Raceway. The rainout comes after the 2008 version of the UMP DIRTcar Summer Nationals were cancelled due to flooding at ...

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UMP DIRTcar Summer Nationals Race 17: Babb Slides to Macon Summer Nationals Victory

Shannon Babb CLICK HERE FOR MORE PHOTOS FROM MACON SPEEDWAY’S UMP SUMMER NATIONALS! UMP DIRTcar Summer Nationals Race 17: Babb Slides to Macon Summer Nationals Victory Macon, IL — July 2, 2009 —Using a turn three slide job on the 19th lap of the Herald and Review 100 Shannon Babb of nearby Moweaqua, Ill. claimed his first UMP DIRTcar Summer ...

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UMP DIRTcar Summer Nationals Race 16: Van Wormer Dominates Highland

Jeep Van Wormer CLICK HERE FOR MORE PHOTOS FROM HIGHLAND SPEEDWAY’S UMP SUMMER NATIONALS! UMP DIRTcar Summer Nationals Race 16: Van Wormer Dominates Highland Highland, IL — July 1, 2009 – A night after playing runner up, Jeep Van Wormer said no more as he cruised to the UMP DIRTcar Summer Nationals win at Highland (Ill.) Speedway Wednesday night. The ...

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UMP DIRTcar Summer Nationals Race 14: Erb Scores Third Tour Win at Famer City Raceway

Dennis Erb taking the victory at Farmer City Raceway! CLICK HERE FOR MORE PHOTOS FROM FARMER CITY RACEWAY’S UMP SUMMER NATIONALS! Farmer City, IL — June 29, 2009 — Dennis Erb Jr. knows what it takes to win during the UMP DIRTcar Summer Nationals Tour. He proved it once again Monday night at Farmer City (Ill.) Raceway. The two-time and ...

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UMP DIRTcar Summer Nationals Race 15: Feger Rim Rides to Peoria Win

Peoria, IL — June 29, 2009 — Everyone in the packed grandstands at Peoria (Ill.), Speedway knew where Jason Feger was headed when the green flag flew Tuesday Night for the 40-lap “Hell Tour” main event. That didn’t stop the 31-year-old Bloomington, Ill., driver from executing his game plan precisely as he drove around the extreme outside of the banked ...

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UMP DIRTcar Summer Nationals Race 12: Moyer Claims Third Straight at Fairbury

Fairbury, IL — June 27, 2009 – People often theorize that things will happen three at a time. That’s certainly been the case lately for Billy Moyer. On a night where Moyer once again climbed from outside the front row to claim his fifth overall win of the UMP DIRTcar Summer Nationals Tour he also claimed quick time honors as ...

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UMP DIRTcar Summer Nationals Race 11: Moyer Goes Back to Back for Paducah Victory

Paducah,KY — June 26, 2009 – Using lapped traffic to his advantage, Batesville, Ark. legend Billy Moyer slid past previous “Hell Tour” winner Jason Feger to claim the lead and eventually the win Friday Night at Paducah International Raceway. Moyer’s victory at Paducah was his second in as many nights on the 2009 edition of the “Hell Tour” and his ...

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UMP DIRTcar Summer Nationals Race 10: Moyer Maneuvers to Clay Hill Motorsports Park Win

Atwood, TN — June 25, 2009 — Billy Moyer was certainly “Mr. Smooth” during the UMP DIRTcar Summer Nationals Stop at Clay Hill Motorsports Park Thursday night. Biding his time behind then race leader Shannon Babb, Moyer waited for the perfect time to pounce. When Babb slipped out of the low side groove where most of the drivers had chose ...

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UMP DIRTcar Summer Nationals Race 9: Feger Hustles to Tri-City Win

Jason Feger CLICK HERE FOR MORE RESULTS FROM TRI-CITY SPEEDWAY’S UMP SUMMER NATIONALS! Pontoon Beach, IL — UMP DIRTcar Summer Nationals Race 9: Feger Hustles to Tri City Win June 24, 2009 — Jason Feger lived up to the moniker “The Highside Hustler” on Wednesday night during the 40-Lap “Hell Tour” A-main event at Tri City (Ill.) Speedway. Blistering the ...

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UMP DIRTcar Summer Nationals Race 8: Melvin Cleans Up at Charleston

Rodney Melvin CLICK HERE FOR MORE PHOTOS FROM CHARLESTON SPEEDWAY’S UMP SUMMER NATIONALS! Charleston, IL — June 23, 2009 — “We’ll just keep plugging away,” a reserved Rodney Melvin said after his second-place run at Belle Clair Speedway a week ago. That plugging away paid off Tuesday night as Melvin captured his first UMP DIRTcar Summer Nationals win of 2009 ...

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UMP DIRTcar Summer Nationals Race 7: Van Wormer Wins Thriller at Tri-State

Jeep Van Wormer CLICK HERE FOR MORE PHOTOS FROM TRI-STATE SPEEDWAY’S UMP SUMMER NATIONALS! Haubstadt,IN — June 21, 2009 — Dirt track fans certainly got their money’s worth on Sunday night at Tri-State Speedway. In a high speed rodeo that saw a plethora of lead changes Jeep Van Wormer ended the night as the preverbial “last man standing”. The Pinconning, ...

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UMP DIRTcar Summer Nationals Race 6: Billy Moyer Sweeps Clarksville

Clarksville,TN — Clarksville, TN — June 20, 2009 — Billy Moyer can certainly be called the class of any dirt late model field that he chooses to compete against. Saturday night at Clarksville Speedway, Moyer was just that. “The car was excellent,” remarked Moyer. “It’s a newer car that we don’t have a lot of nights on but, it’s really ...

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UMP DIRTcar Summer Nationals Night 7: Afternoon Showers Force Cancellation of Farmer City Raceway Summer Nationals

Farmer City, IL — June 18, 2009 — Late afternoon showers that rolled through the Farmer City Raceway grounds have forced the cancellation of what was to be Night 7 of the UMP DIRTcar Summer Nationals Tour. No makeup was immediately announced for the 40-lap, $10,000-to-win race, although UMP DIRTcar and track officials were discussing possible dates. The rainout was ...

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UMP DIRTcar Summer Nationals Night 5: Erb Scores Second Straight Win at Belle Clair

Dennis Erb, Jr. CLICK HERE FOR MORE PHOTOS FROM BELLE-CLAIR SPEEDWAY’S UMP SUMMER NATIONALS! Belleville, IL — June 17, 2009 — If you were wondering how many races it would take defending UMP DIRTcar Summer Nationals Champion Dennis Erb to hit his stride on the 2009 version of the “Hell Tour” you can stop counting. “Everything is working real well ...

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UMP DIRTcar Summer Nationals Night 6: Rain Forces Cancellation of Charleston Speedway Event

Charleston,IL — June 18, 2009 — Early morning showers that rolled through the Charleston Speedway grounds Thursday have forced the cancellation of Night 6 of the UMP DIRTcar Summer Nationals Tour. No makeup was immediately announced for the 40-lap, $6,000-to-win race, although UMP DIRTcar and track officials are discussing possible options. The “Hell Tour” will resume Friday night June 19 ...

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UMP DIRTcar Summer Nationals : Week 1 Wrapup

Grayville,IL — June 13, 2009 — The first week of the 22nd edition of the UMP DIRTcar Summer Nationals “Hell Tour” has been everything fans could want: Exciting features on high-banked bullrings with some of the greatest Dirt Late Model drivers who have ever raced on dirt. Weather Wins on Tuesday: The race scheduled to run today (Tuesday, June 16) ...

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