CONCORD, N.C. — If eight consecutive nights of racing sounds challenging, it is. Four DIRTcar UMP Modified drivers are adding another layer to that task when they compete at the 46th DIRTcar Nationals at Volusia Speedway Park in Barberville, FL from February 14-25, 2017.   David Stremme, Nick Hoffman, David Reutimann and Brian Ruhlman are […]

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CONCORD, N.C. – The Super DIRTcar Series season will kick off with the DIRTcar Nationals, Feb. 22-25 at Volusia Speedway Park, with more than 35 Big-Block beasts soaring on the famed half-mile, battling side-by-side for four straight nights, all competing for the famed “Big Gator” trophy.   The best wheelmen in the business will meet […]

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With Speedweeks just around the corner, Brett Hearn is focused on rebounding from what many would consider a subpar 2016 Super DIRTcar Series (SDS) season.  Like he has for much of his racing career, the seven-time SDS champion will get a jump on the new season by traveling south to Volusia Speedway Park (FL) for the DIRTcar […]

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CONCORD, N.C. — Jason Beaulieu will log the most miles of any competitor at the DIRTcar Nationals at Volusia Speedway Park next month. Just as he has each of the past six seasons. Since 2011, the 47-year-old Campbell River, British Columbia native has travelled over 3,300 miles each year to compete with the DIRTcar UMP […]

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Larry Wight put smiles on the faces of a lot of people, including his own, during the 31st Annual Chili Bowl National last week. In just his second Chili Bowl attempt, the Big-Block Modified driver from the state of New York locked himself into Saturday’s A-Main on the first night of competition in Tulsa, Oklahoma. […]

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CONCORD, N.C. — Over the course of the 117-day offseason, a lot can change – some of it surprising, and some far too predictable. One thing is for sure, the Super DIRTcar Series offseason has been abuzz.   The 2017 schedule will have a slightly different feel to it from previous seasons. The Super DIRTcar […]

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Dirt Modified teams and fans are always faced with some of the most rigorous seasons in all of short track racing, with 2017 shaping up to be more of the same. Whether it’s the Big-Block thunder of the Northeast or Open-Wheel lightning of the Midwest and Southeast, we take a look at how the upcoming […]

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CONCORD, N.C. – While Volusia Speedway Park announced today that they have suspended weekly racing, DIRTcar Nationals will continue as planned at the 1/2-mile Florida dirt oval February 14-25, 2017. “We hate to see this happen to Dirt Life Racing and all the Volusia regulars,” said DIRTcar CEO Brian Carter, “but we assure you DIRTcar […]

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Matt Sheppard always had a pretty good idea of what it took to run a race team, but the 33-year-old Dirt Modified racer had never done it himself.  When his racing career hit a crossroads this past offseason, Sheppard made the decision to build his own race team from the ground up.  During the early […]

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DIRTcar Northeast officials issued penalties on Thursday to Billy Pauch and Tyler Siri after both were found to be in violation of DIRTcar rules during DIRTcar Nationals in February.   Both drivers were penalized for being in violation of rule 11.1J which prohibits chemically altering tires. The drivers were also fined under rule 11.1A which […]

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