Rising Son: Moyer Jr. and Expectations

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Moyer Jr. Stuns DIRTcar Hell Tour with Huge First Week

Arkansas native with legendary father garners spotlight after three victories


CONCORD, N.C. – June 21, 2012 – Billy Moyer Jr. shocked the DIRTcar Late Model world last week when he captured three of the first four events on the grueling DIRTcar Summer Nationals Hell Tour.


Moyer Jr., the son of legend Billy Moyer, had simple expectations when he unloaded June 13 at Brownstown (Ind.) Speedway for the first of 29 races in 32 days across the Midwest.


“Win a race,” deadpanned the 24-year-old from Batesville, Ark., who until the opening week of the tour had never won a Summer Nationals event.

 

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Melvin Masters Highland

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Melvin Scores Highland Summer Nationals Victory with Last Lap Pass

 

Highland, Ill. - June 20, 2012 – Rodney Melvin has won a few DIRTcar Summer Nationals races in his day, but maybe none more thrilling than his last lap victory at Highland Speedway on Wednesday night that netted him a nice $5,000 payday.

 

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(For late breaking news from the DIRTcar Summer Nationals ‘Hell Tour’, click here to follow along on Twitter.)

 

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Henry Tops at Spoon

Henry Nabs First Career Summer Nationals at Spoon River

 

Banner, Ill. - June 19, 2012 - Jon Henry of Ada, Ohio, got his first taste of victory on the DIRTcar Summer Nationals tour Tuesday night at Spoon River Speedway. Henry earned $5,000 for his efforts in turning back multiple attempts by defending Hell Tour Champion Shannon Babb of Moweaqua, Ill.

 

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(For late breaking news from the DIRTcar Summer Nationals 'Hell Tour', click here to follow along on Twitter.)

 

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Unzicker Wins Wilmot

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Unzicker’s Last Lap Pass Nets Wilmot Summer Nationals Win

 

Wilmot, Wis. - June 17, 2012 – It always pays to lead the last lap.

 

Ryan Unzicker knows that for a fact after making a pass on Wendell Wallace of Batesville, Ark., for the lead on lap 39 of 40 Sunday night to capture his first Hell Tour win of 2012 worth $5,000.


(For late breaking news from the DIRTcar Summer Nationals ‘Hell Tour’, click here to follow along on Twitter.)

 

 

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Sweep Success for Moyer Jr.

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Moyer Jr. Sweeps Cedar Lake Summer Nationals


New Richmond, Wis. - June 16, 2012 – Everyone on the DIRTcar Summer Nationals tour knows now that Billy Moyer Jr. isn’t messing around after the 25-year-old driver won the 50-lap Cedar Lake Speedway finale on Saturday night worth $10,000 and increased his win percentage on tour to 75% in the process.


(For late breaking news from the DIRTcar Summer Nationals ‘Hell Tour’, click here to follow along on Twitter.)

 

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