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Diemel’s first USMTS win happens Friday at the Masters

NEW RICHMOND, Wis. (June 18)—A non-stop 40-lap main event capped Friday night’s festivities during the second night of the 22nd Annual Masters at the Cedar Lake Speedway and A.J. Diemel put $5,000 in his pocket after his first USMTS victory at his home track. The early stages of the feature race saw Dereck Ramirez lead early on while Jimmy Mars chased the current Summit USMTS National Champion...

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FOUR-PACK: Hoffman Wins at Tri-City for Fourth-Straight Summit Modified Triumph

Even with the extreme heat and the big names in the house, nothing was able to shake the momentum of three-time and defending Summit Racing Equipment Modified Nationals champion Nick Hoffman Friday night. For the fourth night in-a-row, Hoffman reached Victory Lane, leading flag-to-flag in the 25-lap Feature at Tri-City Speedway. Hoffman, of Mooresville, NC, took on the 100-degree-...

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THREE-PEAT: Hoffman Dominates Kankakee for Third-Straight Summit Modified Victory

With the single-season wins record of 14 in his goals for this year, three-time and defending DIRTcar Summit Racing Equipment Modified Nationals champion Nick Hoffman has gotten off to the best start he could have imagined. A win in the opener at Brownstown Speedway, another Wednesday night at Peoria Speedway and now another winning night for Hoffman at Kankakee County Speedway Thursday night ...

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2-FOR-2: Hoffman Nets Back-to-Back Victories with Second Win of 2021 Tour at Peoria

Nick Hoffman spent Wednesday night at Peoria Speedway just doing what champion drivers do – dominating and winning more races. For the second night in-a-row, Hoffman, of Mooresville, NC, had a perfect night – setting fast time in Qualifying, winning his Heat Race and leading all 25 laps of the DIRTcar Summit Racing Equipment Modified Nationals Feature – the 40th of his career. “I was tryi...

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STEP ONE: Defending Champ Hoffman Collects First Victory in Pursuit of Wins Record at Brownstown

Picking up right where he left off in 2020 aboard the DIRTcar Summit Racing Equipment Modified Nationals tour, Nick Hoffman put on yet another dominating display in the season opener Tuesday night at Brownstown Speedway for his 37th career victory with the tour. “This place is just so badass – it fits my driving style, fits our racecars, and it’s always in tip-top condition every time we come ...

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SHEPPARD IS MR. DIRT TRACK: Seven-time champion Matt Sheppard collects $13,500 NAPA Super DIRT Week qualifier at Lebanon Valley

WEST LEBANON, NY - As the fog descended on The Valley in the closing stages of the 100-lap Mr. DIRT Track title, Matt Sheppard’s winless streak lifted as he crossed the line ahead of a charging Mat Williamson and Marc Johnson. Stewart Friesen led most of the race after jumping pole-sitter Kevin Root for the lead. Friesen stayed at the point until 20 laps to go. Sheppard, who had been chargin...

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HERO’S JOURNEY: Williamson makes impressive charge to win at Weedsport

WEEDSPORT, NY - Mat Williamson surprised himself Sunday night by turning his Super DIRTcar Series season around with a win at a track he’s traditionally struggled at. The reigning champion earned his first Super DIRTcar Series win of 2021 at Weedsport Speedway after passing Billy Decker with 15 laps left to win the Heroes Remembered 100. With a last-lap pass on Justin Haers, Stewart Friesen ...

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Chaz Baca, Tearing Up the West

For a good chunk of the 2020 season, it looked like a 23-year-old from Arizona was in line to win the prestigious IMCA Modified National Title. In the end, when all the points were counted and races were won, Chaz Baca ended up finishing sixth while winning the IMCA West Region and the Arizona State IMCA Modified points.  Baca was disappointed that he was not able to hold onto the lead an...

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BERGERON’S BACK: Pro Series Sprint Car Champ Gets 358 Modified Victory at USA Int’l

May 19, 2021 – He’s a multi-time World of Outlaws NOS Energy Drink Series Sprint Car iRacing World champion, and now the winner of the first-ever DIRTcar 358 Modified race contested on the DIRTcar eSports Tour. Alex Bergeron showed an impressive display of resiliency Wednesday night at USA International Speedway, holding off defending Tour champion Kendal Tucker for over half the race to pic...

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GRAY AREA: Jason Gray Defends Vermont Against Sportsman Series Invaders

BRADFORD, VT - Hometown hero Jason Gray drove to the win from his sixth-place starting position in the historic first DIRTcar Sportsman Modified Series East Region Feature at Bear Ridge Speedway. David Boisclair and Jordan Fornwalt fought hard for the final two steps on the podium over the course of the 42-lap race. Gray, driver of the #00 from East Thetford, VT, used his experience at Bear ...

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