Matt Sheppard completed one of the most improbable comebacks in Super DIRTcar Series history and capped off perhaps the strongest season of his career Saturday night at The Dirt Track at Charlotte, winning the finale to the Textron Off-Road World Finals to clinch his sixth series title.
Mat Williamson stunned the Super DIRTcar Series faithful during Friday night’s opener to the Textron Off-Road World Finals at The Dirt Track at Charlotte, blowing by defending champion Matt Sheppard on an early restart and winning for the first time in his World Finals career.
They say there’s a first time for everything, and Thursday night during Super DIRTcar Series preliminary action at The Dirt Track at Charlotte, Mike Mahaney wrote a page of big block modified history.
Major changes to the event program highlight a new expanded schedule for the 47th annual DIRTcar Nationals, which is set for Feb. 6-17, 2018 and features four of the premier dirt racing divisions in the country.
All dirt roads lead to Charlotte for the Textron Off Road World Finals, but the road to the championship is very muddy for the Super DIRTcar Series.
Fans attending NAPA Auto Parts Super DIRT Week could potentially be setting up for the Matt Sheppard Show this weekend. Sheppard has a fire lit under him this season at Super DIRT Week, as he continues his comeback charge for the Super DIRTcar Series point lead.
Matt Sheppard drove past Gary Lindberg in the outside lane to take the lead on lap 85 and then paced the final 16 laps to win his second straight Bob St. Amand Memorial 100 at Merrittville Speedway on Wednesday night.
Matt Sheppard took the point from Billy Decker on lap 49 and led the remaining 52 laps to win his third straight Super DIRTcar Series race in Tuesday’s 33rd Summer Nationals at Ransomville Speedway.
Matt Sheppard brought out his broom and swept the Super DIRTcar Series’ Quebec swing on Wednesday night, winning his second-straight series race in a 100-lap slugfest at Autodrome Drummond.
In front of a packed house and clear skies, the Super DIRTcar Series started a successful Quebec swing at Autodrome Granby with Matt Sheppard in victory lane for the second time this season after a dominant run.
It may not have been a points-paying win, but after Wednesday night’s Super DIRTcar Series All-Star Invitational, Billy Whittaker will always be able to say he won at Eldora Speedway.
Billy Decker started from the pole and proved track position was the key to winning Tuesday night’s Super DIRTcar Series race at Eldora Speedway, wiring the field for a $6,000 payday and his first-career Eldora victory.