Tag: Fayette County Speedway

Late Models

NEW RACE PLACES: Hell Tour Lands More Dates in Illinois, Missouri, Indiana

Montpelier hosts for first time, Benton returns, Red Hill to reopen Less than 100 days until its 37th consecutive season begins, the DIRTcar Summer Nationals schedule is getting a boost. Four new dates have been added, along with two date changes, to the 2022 schedule, creating a 32-race stretch from mid-June to late-July for the


B5 IS BACK: Sheppard Leads All at Fayette County for 25th Career Hell Tour Win

English fends-off Babb for runner-up, cuts into Pierce’s points lead Ten years ago to-the-date, an 18-year-old Brandon Sheppard became the youngest driver ever to win a DIRTcar Summer Nationals Feature with a breakout win over his Illinois racing idols. Friday night at Fayette County Speedway, the now 28-year-old Dirt Late Model superstar collected his 25th

2021 Results

7/3/21 – Fayette County Speedway

Feature (50 Laps) 1. B5-Brandon Sheppard[1]; 2. 81E-Tanner English[3]; 3. 18-Shannon Babb[4]; 4. 25-Jason Feger[5]; 5. 74-Mitch McGrath[8]; 6. 3S-Brian Shirley[7]; 7. 12-Ashton Winger[2]; 8. 99JR-Frank Heckenast Jr[11]; 9. 11-Gordy Gundaker[14]; 10. 14G-Joe Godsey[10]; 11. 44-Blaze Burwell[17]; 12. 15-Kolby Vandenbergh[6]; 13. 16-Rusty Griffaw[16]; 14. 14R-Jeff Roth[22]; 15. 30-Mark Voigt[18]; 16. 11T-Trevor Gundaker[13]; 17. 10J-Jordan Bauer[21];


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


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