JOLIET, IL — June 16, 2018 — Continuing his DIRTcar Summer Nationals hot streak — this time in dominant fashion — Shannon Babb of Moweaqua, IL led from flag-to-flag to capture his third straight Hell Tour victory in Saturday night’s 30-lap Feature at the Dirt Oval at Route 66. The 44-year-old driver’s 95th career Summer Nationals triumph came by 2.771 seconds over Brandon Thirlby.
MAPLE PARK, IL — June 15, 2018 — Shannon Babb of Moweaqua, IL outdueled Billy Moyer of Batesville, AR for the second consecutive night — this time in a down-to-the-wire thriller — to score a $10,000 victory in Friday’s 55-lap DIRTcar Summer Nationals feature at Sycamore Speedway. Moyer grabbed the lead from Babb on lap two and set the pace until the final six circuits, when the two longtime rivals swapped the top spot five times before Babb made his decisive pass on lap 54.
KANKAKEE, IL — June 14, 2018 — Emerging triumphant in a clash of DIRTcar Summer Nationals titans Thursday night at Kankakee County Speedway, Shannon Babb of Moweaqua, IL swapped the lead twice with Billy Moyer before gaining command for good on lap 22 to win the 40-lap feature that served as Round 2 of the 2018 Hell Tour. Moyer nosed ahead to lead laps 13 and 20, but Babb went back in front the following circuit each time and pulled away over the closing stages to beat his longtime rival by 1.476 seconds.
PEORIA, IL — June 13, 2018 — Billy Drake dominated the DIRTcar Summer Nationals opener at Peoria Speedway. Jason Feger and Brian Shirley rounded out the podium.