DIRTcar: Richards Keeps Rolling; Wins Tuesday UMP Late Model Feature at DIRTcar Nationals

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BARBERVILLE, Fla. – official series release – Chris Dolack photo — Three-time World of Outlaws Craftsman Late Model Series champion Josh Richards continued his hot streak Tuesday night, starting from the front row en route to scoring the checkered flag on night two of DIRTcar Late Models week at the 45th Annual DIRTcar Nationals at Volusia Speedway Park. Driving the Valvoline/Rocket Chassis …

DIRTcar: Finally, a Winner in Florida; Billy Moyer Jr. Captures First DIRTcar Nationals LM Win

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BARBERVILLE, Fla. — official series release — DIRTcar photo — Billy Moyer Jr. survived a late-race challenge from Dennis Erb Jr. and Shane Clanton as he captured the DIRTcar Late Models checkered flag on opening night of Late Model Week at the DIRTcar Nationals. Moyer, a World of Outlaws Craftsman Late Model Series rookie-of-the-year contender and son of legendary late …

DIRTcar: Florida Tour Schedules for DIRTcar Late Models and UMP Modifieds Set

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CONCORD, N.C. – official series release — DIRTcar announced the 2016 Florida schedule for the DIRTcar UMP Modified Series and the DIRTcar Late Model Series on Wednesday. A diverse schedule of 17 events at four Florida tracks highlights the 2016 Florida tour for the DIRTcar UMP Modifieds. The schedule is anchored by DIRTcar Nationals at Volusia Speedway Park where drivers …

MIDWEST: Championships to be Decided at Eldora’s DIRTcar Fall Nationals

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ROSSBURG, Ohio – official track release — Three days of hard racing with four championships to be decided, will make up the DIRTcar Fall Nationals by Allstar Performance scheduled for Thursday, Friday and Saturday at Eldora Speedway in Rossburg, Ohio. The UMP National Modifieds will race all three days with the UMP Late Models joining them on Saturday night. The …

MIDWEST: McDowell and Sheppard Claim Victories During Opening Night of World 100 Weekend

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ROSSBURG, Ohio — official track release — Heath Lawson photo — Veteran Dale McDowell and young gun Brandon Sheppard rolled to impressive preliminary feature victories on the opening night of Eldora Speedway’s 45th World 100, splitting Thursday night’s two 25-lap DIRTcar-sanctioned races at the historic half-mile oval. The $5,000-to-win triumphs put McDowell and Sheppard in prime position for Saturday’s $48,000-to-win …

HELL TOUR: Heckenast Conquers Kankakee to Earn First DIRTcar Summer Nationals Victory

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KANKAKEE, Ill. — official series release — Jim Denhamer photo — He might be only 26, but reigning World of Outlaws Late Model Series rookie of the year Frank Heckenast Jr. has turned many laps through the years in his quest to earn a DIRTcar Summer Nationals victory. Finally, on Thursday night at Kankakee County Speedway, he reached his goal. Heckenast, a …

DIRTcar LATE MODELS: Labor of Love; Scott Bloomquist Returns to Volusia Victory Lane

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BARBERVILLE, Fla. — official series release — Chris Seelman photo — Scott Bloomquist rekindled his love affair with Volusia Speedway Park Wednesday night. The veteran racer from Mooresburg, Tennessee mastered the half-mile oval’s tricky clay surface during Wednesday’s DIRTcar Nationals A-Main, leading all 40 laps of the caution-free race for a $10,000 DIRTcar Late Model victory. “I love this racetrack,” said Bloomquist, who recorded …

DIRT LATE MODELS: Lanigan Tops Richards for Opening Night Bubba Army Winter Nationals Win

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OCALA, Fla. — official release — Bubba Raceway Park photo — Turning around his sluggish start to the season, Darrell Lanigan topped a late duel with Josh Richards during Friday’s DIRTcar UMP-sanctioned A-Main at Bubba Raceway Park to earn a $5,000 victory during the opening night of the fourth annual Bubba Army Winter Nationals. Lanigan, the three-time and defending World of …

UMP: Pierce and Ruhlman Collect Eldora Fall Nationals Crowns

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ROSSBURG, Ohio – official release — Jim Denhamer photo — Young driving sensation Bobby Pierce let everyone know that his newly earned DIRTcar UMP National Late Model championship was no fluke and veteran Brian Ruhlman put on a modified driving clinic as the pair roared to victories in Saturday’s DIRTcar UMP Fall Nationals at Eldora Speedway. A wide top-to-bottom race …

UMP LM: Babb Claims St. Louis Showdown Finale

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PEVELY, Mo. — official release — Don Figler photo — Shannon Babb outran Ryan Gustin to bank the $10,000 top prize on night two of the St. Louis Showdown Saturday at Federated Auto Parts Raceway at I-55. Babb started second and outdueled Gustin, who started on the pole, to claim victory on the quarter-mile dirt track. Bobby Pierce, Billy Moyer …

UMP LM: Moyer Jr. Scores in St. Louis Showdown Opener; Banks $10,000 at Tri-City

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GRANITE CITY, Ill. — official release — Billy Moyer Jr. banked $10,000 for winning the opening round of the St. Louis Showdown for UMP late models Friday night at Tri-City Speedway. Moyer started outside the front row and held off eighth-starter Brian Birkhofer to cash the winner’s check. Tim Manville, Jason Feger and Billy Moyer completed the top five. The …

ELDORA: Davenport and Miller Take Night Two World 100 Preliminary Feature Wins

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ROSSBURG, Ohio — official release — Mike Ruefer photo — Jonathan Davenport and Matt Miller added their names to the list of likely contenders for Eldora Speedway’s coveted World 100 globed trophy by claiming $5,000 victories Friday evening during the second night of preliminary action for the 44th annual World 100. With the event’s 120-car field split in half by time-trial …