Tag: Brian Shirley


WHAT TO WATCH FOR: Shirley Meets Sheppard, Hoffman Eyes Eight in Hell Tour Week Three

Late Models race five times, Modifieds scheduled for three in second Wed-Sun stretch After a rainy second week of competition, the DIRTcar Summer Nationals Late Models and Summit Racing Equipment Modified Nationals are ready to take on a busy Independence Day weekend in three different states. Week #3 Schedule Wednesday, June 30 | Beaver Dam


TWO FOR 3s: Shirley Outruns Pierce in Traffic to Win Back-to-Back at Sycamore

Pierce increases points lead with runner-up finish Never doubt the heart of a champion to come alive when it matters most. Defending Hell Tour champion Brian Shirley has gone back-to-back. After a trying yet competitive first week, Shirley and the Bob Cullen Racing team regrouped after a few days off and have since struck gold,

2021 Results

6/25/21 – Sycamore Speedway

Feature (40 Laps) 1. 3S-Brian Shirley[1]; 2. 32-Bobby Pierce[4]; 3. 12-Ashton Winger[3]; 4. 24-Ryan Unzicker[8]; 5. 25-Jason Feger[2]; 6. 81E- Tanner English[7]; 7. 89-Mike Spatola[11]; 8. 1M-Mike Mataragas[9]; 9. 21JR-Billy Moyer Jr[10]; 10. 18-Shannon Babb[6]; 11. 21B-Rich Bell[18]; 12. 30-Mark Voigt[16]; 13. M27-Mike Provenzo[12]; 14. 14G-Joe Godsey[17]; 15. 48-Tim Lance[5]; 16. 76-Titus Sneed[15]; 17. 14R-Jeff


SQUIRREL STRIKES: Shirley Scores First Hell Tour Win of 2021 at LaSalle

Winger finishes top-10 after flip in Qualifying, Pierce 19th-to-ninth in provisional start It was only a matter of time before the reigning DIRTcar Summer Nationals champion Brian Shirley scored his first win of the season. On Wednesday night at LaSalle Speedway, he did just that, leading all 40 laps green-to-checkered for his 34th career Hell

2021 Results

6/23/21 – LaSalle Speedway

Feature (40 Laps) 1. 3S-Brian Shirley[1]; 2. 59-Garrett Alberson[2]; 3. 24-Ryan Unzicker[4]; 4. 21JR-Billy Moyer Jr[3]; 5. 32S-Chris Simpson[9]; 6. 74-Mitch McGrath[7]; 7. 81E-Tanner English[12]; 8. 12-Ashton Winger[10]; 9. 32-Bobby Pierce[19]; 10. B12-Kevin Weaver[5]; 11. 25-Jason Feger[6]; 12. 97-Cade Dillard[8]; 13. 4G-Bob Gardner[17]; 14. 48-Tim Lance[11]; 15. 29-Spencer Diercks[18]; 16. 14G-Joe Godsey[21]; 17. 30-Mark Voigt[20];

Late Models

WHAT TO WATCH FOR: Babb Goes for Win 100, Hoffman Goes for Sixth Straight in Week Two

LaSalle, Spoon River, Sycamore, I-55 and Jacksonville up next LASALLE, IL – June 22, 2021 – Five races down, 30 to go. Week Two of the 2021 DIRTcar Summer Nationals and Summit Racing Equipment Modified Nationals hits five tracks in five nights, starting Wednesday night, June 23, at the quarter-mile bullring of LaSalle Speedway. With last


SUMMER’S ALMOST HERE: Hell Tour Regulars Speak on New Format, Purse, Tracks

Tours begin racing June 15 at Brownstown, live on DIRTVision presented by Drydene In just over three weeks’ time, the summer’s hottest ticket in Dirt Late Model and Modified racing will kick off its 36th consecutive season with an all-new schedule and championship format. The DIRTcar Summer Nationals and Summit Racing Equipment Modified Nationals spark


Shirley Back on Top at Butler

QUINCY, MI – After a rough past couple of races, the current DIRTcar Summer Nationals point leader Brian Shirley is back on top after earning his seventh Feature win of the season Wednesday night in the tour debut at Butler Motor Speedway. Shirley got caught-up in a wreck in the Feature at Lincoln Speedway on

2020 Results

8/19/20 – Butler Motor Speedway

Feature (30 Laps) 1. 3S-Brian Shirley [1][]; 2. 7-Drake Troutman [6][]; 3. 91-Rusty Schlenk [3][]; 4. 16-Garrett Wiles [2][]; 5. 25-Jason Feger [4][]; 6. 21N-Logan Nickerson [5][]; 7. 99JR-Frank Heckenast Jr [7][]; 8. 27-Eric Spangler [8][]; 9. 19R-Ryan Gustin [15][]; 10. 21B-Rich Bell [10][]; 11. 44-Colten Burdette [11][]; 12. 19X-Cody Bauer [12][]; 13. 52-Brad Harden


Shirley Goes Flag-to-Flag for Win No. 6 at Fayette County

BROWNSTOWN, IL – Racing only 90 minutes from home, with his car owners at the track, against the biggest field of 41 DIRTcar Late Models so far this year. Whatever you throw at him, the pressure just never seems to get to Brian Shirley. The Chatham, IL-racer fended off challenges from Brandon Sheppard, Frank Heckenast

2020 Results

8/14/20 – Fayette County Speedway

Feature (50 Laps) 1. 3S-Brian Shirley [1][]; 2. 18-Shannon Babb [9][]; 3. 28-Dennis Erb [3][]; 4. 99JR-Frank Heckenast Jr [5][]; 5. 33R-Rodney Melvin [17][]; 6. 6K-Michael Kloos [11][]; 7. 4G-Bob Gardner [8][]; 8. 10J-Jordan Bauer [10][]; 9. 48-Tim Lance [21][]; 10. 16-Rusty Griffaw [16][]; 11. 15-Kolby Vandenbergh [18][]; 12. 21-Billy Moyer [7][]; 13. B5-Brandon Sheppard