Independence Week Preview

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Independence Week Preview: The Great American Race-cation


Independence Week Preview: The Great American Race-cation The DIRTcar Summer Nationals and Summit Racing Equipment Modified National will enter it’s 4th segment during America’s Independence Day celebratory week. Independence Week presented by FK Rods Ends will see the tour venture south of the Mason-Dixon Line before visiting the heart of Illinois. Race fans looking for a 4th of July get-away need look to further then July 3-9 with the DIRTcar Summer Nationals.



Lincoln Speedway Postponed Until July 9



The event at Lincoln Speedway (IL) originally scheduled for July 1 has been postponed due to rain. The event will now be held July 9.


Sheppard Holds Off Moran at I-55


photo by Jimmy Dearing


Sheppard Holds Off Moran for I-55 Victory


PEVELY, MO — June 30, 2018 — Looking to make it two in a row, Friday winner Devin Moran of Dresden, OH, threw everything he had at race leader Brandon Sheppard of New Berlin, IL, on the final lap of Saturday’s World of Outlaws Craftsman Late Model Series-DIRTcar Summer Nationals co-sanctioned event at Federated Raceway at I-55.


Moran Scores 1st Summer Nationals Win


photo by Jimmy Dearing


Moran Scores First Career Summer Nationals Win at the Terre Haute Action Track


TERRE HAUTE, IN. — June 29, 2018 — Shooting ahead of race leader Shannon Babb of Moweaqua, IL, down the backstretch, third-starting Devin Moran of Dresden, OH, led the field out of turn four on lap 25 of 30, leading the final circuits for a $10,000 World of Outlaws Craftsman Late Model Series and DIRTcar Summer Nationals victory at Terre Haute Action Track.


Shirley Takes First Win of 2018 at LaSalle


Photo By Jim DenHamer


Shirley Overtakes Babb for LaSalle Victory 


LA SALLE, IL — June 28 — It had been four years since Brian Shirley of Chatham, IL, scored his last DIRTcar Summer Nationals victory. But the former series champion made a triumphant return to victory lane on Thursday night, earning a $5,000 payday at La Salle Speedway.