DIRTcar: Hoffman Claims Big Gator; Bollinger, Allgaier & Ramey Win UMP Modified Triple 20s

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BARBERVILLE, Fla. — official series release — DIRTcar photo — Nick Hoffman wrapped up his blockbuster DIRTcar Nationals run on Tuesday night as he claimed the UMP Modified Week championship and scored his second ‘Big Gator’ trophy. Hoffman, who was the class of the field all week with the DIRTcar UMP Modifieds, picked up three wins, the Gator Championship and the …

DIRTcar: Nick Hoffman Wins 30-Lap UMP Modified Gator Championship at DIRTcar Nationals

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BARBERVILLE, Fla. — official series release — DIRTcar photo — Nick Hoffman continued his DIRTcar Nationals dominance Monday night as he held off Austin Dillon to score the Gator Championship and the coveted Big Gator trophy. Hoffman drew the No. 1 starting pill in the night’s redraw but faced stiff competition from NASCAR stars Austin and Ty Dillon, and Jason …

DIRTcar: Ruhlman Stars in UMP Modifieds; Claims First-Ever DIRTcar Nationals Win at Volusia

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BARBERVILLE, Fla. — official series release — Chris Seelman photo — On the second night of Gator Qualifying for the DIRTcar UMP Modifieds, Brian Ruhlman muscled his way to the top spot on lap one and held off challenges from Jacob Hawkins and NASCAR star Austin Dillon to claim his first DIRTcar Nationals victory Sunday at Volusia Speedway Park. “I’ve …

DIRTcar: Triple Threat; Hoffman Turns Back Dillon for Third UMP Modified Win of DIRTcar Nationals

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BARBERVILLE, Fla. — official series release — Chris Seelman photo — Ty Dillon looked to be the driver to beat in Saturday night’s DIRTcar UMP Modified Gator Qualifying feature at DIRTcar Nationals, but Nick Hoffman had other ideas — cruising to his third win of the 2016 DIRTcar Nationals at Volusia Speedway Park. Dillon dominated the early part of the 20-lap modified …

DIRTcar: Tyler Nicely Fends Off Ty Dillon for First DIRTcar Nationals Victory of 2016 at Volusia

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BARBERVILLE, Fla. — official series release — Chris Seelman photo — Tyler Nicely fought a wheel-to-wheel battle with Brian Ruhlman and held off NASCAR star Ty Dillon to pick up his first DIRTcar UMP Modified win of the 2016 DIRTcar Nationals. The win ended the two-race streak for Nick Hoffman, but Hoffman had reason to celebrate as the builder of …

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: Young, Krup, Hawkins and Bollinger Claim Day Two UMP Modified Honors at Eldora

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ROSSBURG, Ohio – official track release — Four more UMP National Modified drivers won features on day two of the DIRTcar Fall Nationals by Allstar Performance at Eldora Speedway. Impending rain caused officials to dispatch the scheduled order of events in order to get the four A-Features completed before approaching rains hit the area. Trent Young, from Crofton, Ky., started …

MIDWEST: Stemler, Ruhlman, Strickler and Nicley Win During Day One of UMP Modified Action at Eldora

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ROSSBURG, Ohio — official track release — Four UMP National Modified drivers won A-Features on day one of the DIRTcar Fall Nationals by Allstar Performance at Eldora Speedway Thursday night. There were 104 entrants representing a dozen states and Canada that took part in eight heat races, four B mains and four features with the winners taking home $1,000 each. Travis …

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: It’s Moyer Over Mars in Eighth Annual Baltes Classic at Eldora

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ROSSBURG, Ohio – official track release — Six-time World 100 winner Billy Moyer held off Jimmy Mars to win the 25-lap Late Model race in the eighth annual Baltes Classic at Eldora Speedway on Sunday night. Moyer, from Batesville, Ark., was recorded as the leader for all 25 laps while choosing to run the lightning fast cushion, but it was …

DIRTcar: Curl Tops Kankakee for Summit Racing Equipment Modified Nationals Win

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KANKAKEE, Ill. — official series release — Jim Denhamer photo — Jeff Curl kept the pressure on Nick Allen Thursday night in the DIRTcar Summit Racing Equipment Modified Nationals at Kankakee County Speedway when Allen’s UMP Modified went high in turns three and four with a mechanical problem on lap 11, forcing Allen to the pits. Curl, of Fairbury, Ill., assumed the …

MIDWEST: Eldora Test and Tune Cancelled Due to Rain

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ROSSBURG, Ohio – official track release — A week of April showers have worked against the Eldora Speedway track crew and their staunch efforts to produce an ideal racing surface for the Test and Tune Day scheduled for Saturday, April 11. With more rain forecast for Thursday and Friday, the session has been canceled. Eldora’s 62nd season opener on Saturday, April 18 will be its richest …