Author: Jordan DeLucia

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Heckenast Jr. Comes From 11th to Win at Springfield

SPRINGFIELD, MO – Earlier this week, Frank Heckenast Jr. was about ready to give up his bid for the 2020 DIRTcar Summer Nationals title after a few frustrating nights on the tour. Fast forward just a few days, and he parks it in Victory Lane. Heckenast certainly made the most of his first-ever visit to

2020 Results

7/23/20 – Springfield Raceway

Feature (40 Laps) 1. 99JR-Frank Heckenast [11][$5,000]; 2. 93-Mason Oberkramer [12][$2,500]; 3. 3S-Brian Shirley [1][$1,700]; 4. OO-Jesse Stovall [9][$1,400]; 5. 28-Dennis Erb [6][$1,200]; 6. 48-Tim Lance [18][$1,000]; 7. 12-Scott Crigler [13][$800]; 8. 25-Jason Feger [14][$700]; 9. 1-Jim Moon [20][$600]; 10. O-Dewayne Keifer [7][$550]; 11. 16-Rusty Griffaw [17][$500]; 12. 86-Kyle Beard [3][$500]; 13. 6-Daryn Klein [5][$500];

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Rain Postpones Peoria Makeup to July 30

PEORIA, IL – Overnight rain and forecasted thunderstorms at Peoria Speedway have forced series and track officials to once again postpone the remainder of the July 9th event to Thursday, July 30. The makeup program will resume with the DIRTcar Late Model C-main, Late Model Feature, Summit Modified Feature and Crate Modified Feature. Feature events

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7/19/20 – Randolph County Raceway

Feature (26 Laps; rain-shortened) 1. 32-Bobby Pierce [2]; 2. 99JR-Frank Heckenast Jr [1]; 3. 3S-Brian Shirley [4]; 4. 25-Jason Feger [6]; 5. 16-Rusty Griffaw [7]; 6. 30-Mark Voigt [5]; 7. 4G-Bob Gardner [12]; 8. 48-Tim Lance [14]; 9. 12-Brandon Queen [9]; 10. 50-Kayden Clatt [13]; 11. 11T-Trevor Gundaker [8]; 12. 99-Dylan Hoover [3]; 13. 48L-Tim

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Pierce Wins 27th Career Summer Nationals Race at Randolph County

Three-time tour champion leads every lap in rain-shortened Feature MOBERLY, MO – Eight races into the 2020 DIRTcar Summer Nationals campaign and Bobby Pierce becomes the second driver to notch two Feature wins with his trip to Victory Lane Sunday night in the tour’s debut at Randolph County Raceway. Pierce set fast time in Qualifying,

2020 Results

7/18/20 – Highland Speedway

Feature (50 Laps) 1. 25-Jason Feger [16]; 2. 32-Bobby Pierce [3]; 3. 18-Shannon Babb [4]; 4. 11-Gordy Gundaker [12]; 5. 24-Ryan Unzicker [11]; 6. 3S-Brian Shirley [7]; 7. 33R-Rodney Melvin [8]; 8. 10J-Jordan Bauer [14]; 9. 99JR-Frank Heckenast [6]; 10. 52-Matt Bailey [9]; 11. 4G-Bob Gardner [18]; 12. 78-Chad Zobrist [21]; 13. 67-Mark Oller [10];

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LOWSIDE HUSTLER: Feger Wins at Highland from 16th

HIGHLAND, IL – They call him The Highside Hustler, but it was the very bottom lane that won Jason Feger his 20th career DIRTcar Summer Nationals Feature in an epic climb from his 16th starting spot Saturday night at Highland Speedway. Feger began his run to the front with some good fortune, gaining a few

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Shirley Dominates at Farmer City for First Summer Nationals Win of 2020

FARMER CITY, IL – The win may have slipped away from him one night ago, but on Friday night at Farmer City Raceway, there was no way Brian Shirley was going to be denied again. The three-time and defending DIRTcar Summer Nationals champion found the pole for the 50-lap Feature and wasted no time, jetting

2020 Results

7/17/20 – Farmer City Raceway

Feature (50 Laps) 1. 3S-Brian Shirley [1]; 2. 18-Shannon Babb [8]; 3. 99JR-Frank Heckenast [9]; 4. 25-Jason Feger [4]; 5. 24-Ryan Unzicker [6]; 6. 25W-Allen Weisser [7]; 7. 32-Bobby Pierce [2]; 8. 30-Mike Glasscock [11]; 9. 18L-Jeffrey Ledford [15]; 10. 4G-Bob Gardner [20]; 11. J12-Jason Wagner [17]; 12. 48-Tim Lance [22]; 13. 7R-Kent Robinson [3];

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Clarksville to Host Two-Day Event July 25-26, LaSalle Moved to July 29

LaSALLE, IL – July 17, 2020 – The DIRTcar Summer Nationals Late Models and Summit Racing Equipment Modified Nationals events at LaSalle Speedway that had been previously rescheduled for Sunday, July 26, are now being moved to Wednesday, July 29. With the Late Model competitors and their teams already having to drive over 400 miles overnight