10:57
10:57
That will conclude tonight's coverage of the DIRTcar Nationals at Volusia Speedway Park in Barberville, Florida. We will be back here tomorrow night with more coverage of the All Star Circuit of Champion Sprint Car Series and UMP DIRTcar Modified.

Your 51 team here tonight has been Brandon Paul, Rob Blount and Matt Prieur. Until next time, have a great night and thank you for tuning in tonight.

10:51
Ty Dillon (left), Kyle Strickler (center) and Austin Dillon (right) in victory lane. (Speed51.com Photo)
10:48
Kyle Strickler climbs out a winner at Volusia Speedway Park (FL). (Speed51.com Photo)
10:44
10:38
UMP DIRTcar Modified Feature Results (UNOFFICIAL)

1 8 Kyle Strickler
2 41 Ty Dillon
3 3 Austin Dillon
4 2 Nick Hoffman
5 BD4 Jackie Boggs
6 64JR Billy Workman, Jr.
7 13 Jake Hawkins
8 36 Kenny Wallace
9 51 Justin Allgaier
10 9 Ken Schrader
11 Z8 Max McLaughlin
12 67 Garret Stewart
13 88 Matt Crafton
14 1G Devin Gilpin
15 85S Mike Smith
16 90 Jason Beaulieu
17 77 Ray Bollinger
18 72 Todd Neiheiser
19 96 Cory Daugherty
20 71 Joel Ortberg
21 33 Jeff Matthews
22 K9 Will Krup
23 9M Dale Mathison
24 25 Tyler Nicely
10:36
We will have the full rundown for the DIRTcar UMP Modifieds as soon as possible.
10:35
CHECKERED FLAG: Kyle Strickler holds off Ty Dillon to take the win on night two of the DIRTcar Nationals here at Volusia. Austin Dillon takes third. Nick Hoffman and Jackie Boggs complete the top five.
10:35
WHITE FLAG: Strickler's lead grows off turn four coming to the white flag.
10:35
Lap 18: Dillon gets right to Strickler's back end coming off turn four, but loses some ground off turn two.
10:34
Lap 17: Ty Dillon uses the outside now and starts to close in off turn two.
10:34
Lap 17: Ty Dillon remains about two car lengths behind Strickler for the race lead.
10:34
Lap 15: Austin Dillon takes third on the outside of turn four making it Strickler, Dillon and Dillon.
10:33
GREEN FLAG: Strickler goes to the bottom for the restart and Ty Dillon goes to the outside. Strickler stretches his lead again.
10:33
We will have a single file restart with the lapped traffic out of the picture. Six laps to settle it all between Strickler and Dillon.
10:31
10:31
Flat right front tire for Krup.
10:31
YELLOW FLAG: Will Krup has come to a stop in turn three to bring out the caution. Strickler's two-second lead over the younger Dillon is now gone.
10:30
Lap 14: Strickler leads Ty Dillon, Boggs, Austin Dillon and Workman.
10:30
Lap 14: Austin Dillon has lost some ground to Boggs in the battle for third, but the battle for fourth still rages on.
10:29
Lap 13: Strickler has been able to mount up a sizable lead over Ty Dillon as they work through slower traffic.
10:29
Lap 12: Austin Dillon is still working underneath Boggs but still has yet to get third.
10:29
Lap 11: Heavy, heavy lapped traffic for the leaders with just nine laps to go.
10:28
Lap 10: Strickler has caught the tail-end of the field as he leads Ty Dillon by about one second.
10:28
10:28
Lap 9: The battle for third is now a four-car battle with Boggs, A. Dillon, Workman and Hawkins.
10:28
Lap 7: Austin Dillon is all over Boggs for third, but he is using the bottom while others are getting great runs on the outside.
10:27
Lap 6: Strickler and Ty Dillon are nearly a full straightaway ahead of Boggs, who rides in third with pressure from Austin Dillon.
10:27
Lap 5: Jackie Boggs and Workman are waging a wild battle for third and now Austin Dillon is closing in.
10:26
Lap 4: Workman is on the move. He's working Briggs for the third spot.
10:26
Lap 3: Wallace, Austin Dillon, and Workman go three-wide for fourth.
10:26
Lap 2: Strickler and Ty Dillon have separated themselves from the field.
10:25
GREEN FLAG: Strickler has the advantage as the field powers into turn one. Dillon comes out of turn two and second, while Kenny Wallace battles for third.
10:22
DIRTcar UMP Modifieds Feature Lineup

1 8 Kyle Strickler
2 BD4 Jackie Boggs
3 41 Ty Dillon
4 64JR Billy Workman, Jr.
5 33 Jeff Matthews
6 36 Kenny Wallace
7 3 Austin Dillon
8 Z8 Max McLaughlin
9 13 Jake Hawkins
10 85S Mike Smith
11 77 Ray Bollinger
12 88 Matt Crafton
13 K9 Will Krup
14 2 Nick Hoffman
15 9 Ken Schrader
16 9M Dale Mathison
17 51 Justin Allgaier
18 67 Garret Stewart
19 72 Todd Neiheiser
20 71 Joel Ortberg
21 1G Devin Gilpin
22 96 Cory Daugherty
23 90 Jason Beaulieu
24 25 Tyler Nicely
10:19
10:19
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10:16
It's a quick turnaround here as the cars are already staging on pit road for the 20-lap A-Main.
10:15
DIRTcar UMP Modifieds B-Main #3 Unofficial Finish

1 71 Joel Ortberg
2 90 Jason Beaulieu
3 01 Todd Sherman
4 Z06 Larry Mott
5 11N Gene Nicholas
6 50 Buzz Jacobs
7 00 Bobby Rose
8 1X Cody Erickson
9 19 Thomas Sigler
10 85 Kent Robinson
10:14
CHECKERED FLAG: Joel Ortberg takes the win in the third B-Main. Jason Beaulieu holds off Todd Sherman who made one last attempt at the transfer spot but fell short.
10:14
WHITE FLAG: Beaulieu is closing in on Ortberg for the lead with one to go.
10:13
Lap 8: Sherman made a move on Beaulieu going into turn one, but it cost him big time. He's lost about four car lengths.
10:13
Lap 7: Sherman isn't really closing in, but he still sits three car lengths back.
10:12
Lap 4: Beaulieu leads Todd Sherman by about three car lengths for the final transfer spot.
10:11
GREEN FLAG: Joel Ortberg and Beaulieu take the top two spots after one lap.
10:11
DIRTcar UMP Modifieds B-Main #3 Lineup

1 71 Joel Ortberg
2 90 Jason Beaulieu
3 Z06 Larry Mott
4 01 Todd Sherman
5 1X Cody Erickson
6 85 Kent Robinson
7 19 Thomas Sigler
8 11N Gene Nicholas
9 00 Bobby Rose
10 50 Buzz Jacobs
10:09
10:08
DIRTcar UMP Modifieds B-Main #2 Unofficial Finish

1 1G Devin Gilpin
2 25 Tyler Nicely
3 51G Brandon Green
4 7 Evan Taylor
5 1 Andy Galgoci
6 28 Paul Miles
7 89W Rick Seitekamp
8 22T Tony Anderson
9 64 David Baldwin
10 54S Paul Snyder
10:07
CHECKERED FLAG: Devin Gilpin takes the win and Tyler Nicely takes the second and final transfer spot in the second B-Main.
10:07
GREEN FLAG: Nicely gets a great start and shoots by Miles. Miles is slowing and losing lots of spots.
10:06
YELLOW FLAG: Tony Anderson slowed in turn four, but didn't leave the race track. As a result the caution flag is out and we'll have a two lap dash.
10:05
Lap 7: Nicely is looking to the bottom now in turn three, but Miles keeps the spot.
10:05
Lap 6: Nicely lost a lot of ground on the last lap through turn one. He's about three car lengths back of Miles as he rebounds off turn four.
10:04
Lap 4: Nicely is starting to close in on Miles for the second and final transfer spot as both are using the outside groove.
10:03
Lap 2: Miles and Nicely are battling hard for second with Miles out in front.
10:03
GREEN FLAG: Gilpin gets the early advantage and quickly jumps out to a big lead over a fierce battle for second place.
10:03
DIRTcar UMP Modified B-Main #2 Starting Lineup

1 1G Devin Gilpin
2 22T Tony Anderson
3 28 Paul Miles
4 6B David Baldwin
5 25 Tyler Nicely
6 7 Evan Taylor
7 54S Paul Snyder
8 1 Andy Galgoci
9 51G Brandon Green
10 89W Rick Weitekamp
10:02
CHECKERED FLAG: Neiheiser takes the win and Cory Daugherty times his move perfectly to take the second and final transfer spot away from Josh Harris.
10:01
WHITE FLAG: Neiheiser has a huge lead over the second-place battle. Daugherty gets to the outside of Harris and slingshots by off turn two.
10:01
Lap 8: Harris once again slams the door on Daugherty and they almost make contact off turn four.
10:00
Lap 6: Daugherty is making the outside work, but Harris slams the door every time they come off the corner.
10:00
HALFWAY: Daugherty is closing back in on Harris for the second transfer spot on the outside of turn four.
9:59
Lap 4: Neiheiser has stretched out to over a two second lead on Josh Harris who holds the second transfer spot.
9:59
Hodnett and his gator in victory lane. (Speed51.com Photo)
9:59
Lap 2: Daugherty falls to third after making hard contact with Harris in a battle for second.
9:59
GREEN FLAG: Daugherty leads the field to the green flag. We've got a three car battle off turn two and now it's Neiheiser uses the outside to his advantage to take the lead off turn four.
9:57
DIRTcar UMP Modifieds B-Main #1 Lineup

1 96 Cory Daugherty
2 16C Josh Harris
3 65 Bruce Takach
4 72 Todd Neiheiser
5 23 Ryan Cripe
6 D4 Dave Jaminson
7 07 Jeff Thomas
8 54B Larry Burkins
9 4B Ernie Gingerich
10 2M Dave Mitchell
11 11T Dugan Thye
9:56
Greg Hodnett and crew are taking home a gator tonight. (Speed51.com Photo)
9:54
Now that Sprint Cars are done for the night it's Modified action all the way to the end of the evening. Up next is the first of three B-Mains. These are ten lap races with the top two moving on to the A-Main.
9:50
ASCoC Sprint Cars 30-Lap Feature Unofficial Results:  

Pos. No. Driver
1 27 Greg Hodnett
2 2L Danny Lasoski
3 49 Brad Sweet
4 51 Paul McMahan
5 29 Kerry Madsen
6 9 Daryn Pittman
7 83 David Gravel
8 14K Dale Blaney
9 41 Jason Johnson
10 7s Jason Sides
11 11 Steve Kinser
12 15 Donny Schatz
13 7 Craig Dollansky
14 10H Chad Kemenah
15 71M Joey Saldana
16 4 Cody Darrah
17 59 Danny Holtgraver
18 15H Sam Hafertepe Jr.
19 1 Lucas Wolfe
20 63 Kody Swanson

 

9:46
CHECKERED FLAG: Greg Hodnett takes the win on night one for the ASCoC Sprint Cars at the DIRTcar Nationals at Volusia. Danny Lasoski finishes second with Brad Sweet, Paul McMahan, and Kerry Madsen rounding out the top five.
9:45
WHITE FLAG: Greg Hodnett leads by almost the full distance of a straightaway over Danny Lasoski.
9:45
Lap 27: Hodnett leads over Lasoski by 3.346 seconds
9:44
Lap 25: Pittman is closing in on the battle for fourth as well.
9:44
Lap 24: Now Madsen is all over McMahan for fourth.
9:44
Lap 23: Lososki and Sweet both get by McMahan for second and third.
9:44
Lap 22: Hodnett continues to show the way up front and is making it look easy as he goes through lapped traffic.
9:43
Lap 20: Lasoski has closed in on McMahan for second. He's about three car lengths back.
9:43
Lap 18: Brad Sweet slides by Madsen off tun two and dives into turn three, almost making contact with Darrah.
9:42
9:42
Lap 16: Lucas Wolfe heads to the pit area.
9:42
Lap 15: Lasoski holds the spot for now.
9:41
Lap 14: Madsen and Lasoski are in an intense battle for third as they work over lapped traffic.
9:41
Lap 13: Hodnett is closing in on the rear of the field and is about to start lapping some cars.
9:41
Lap 11: Kody Swanson heads pit side with his No. 63.
9:40
Lap 10: Hodnett is already encountering slower traffic.
9:40
Lap 8: The field is starting to spread out single file and wrap around all of the speedway.
9:40
Lap 6: Hodnett continues to lead the way as he distances himself from the rest of the field.
9:39
GREEN FLAG: Hodnett gets a good jump over McMahan and leads by six car lengths into turn three.
9:38
ASCoC Top-10 (2 laps complete)

1 27 Greg Hodnett
2 51 Paul McMahan
3 2L Danny Lasoski
4 29 Kerry Madsen
5 49 Brad Sweet
6 7S Jason Sides
7 14K Dale Blaney
8 63 Kody Swanson
9 9 Daryn Pittman
10 83 David Gravel
9:37
Two laps are complete.
9:37
YELLOW FLAG: Cody Darrah and Lucas Wolfe have spun off turn two to bring out the caution once again.
9:37
9:37
Lap 3: Sweet and Sides make contact off of turn two battling for fifth, but they are able to save it and continue on.
9:36
GREEN FLAG: Hodnett gets a great jump over Lasoski and leads the field off turn four. McMahan has moved into second.
9:35
We never completed a lap so this will be a complete restart, and it will be double-file. Hodnett and Lasoski will lead them to the green.
9:34
The cars have been refired and are lining up behind the pace car for the restart.
9:34
9:26
The crews are allowed to work on the cars under red. They can do anything other than change tires and gears. No jacks are allowed. They can add fuel.
9:26
RED FLAG: The cars of Dave Blaney and Donny Schatz are basically stuck together in turn one. The red flag is being displayed and the cars are being stopped on the frontstretch while the crews work to separate Blaney and Schatz.
9:23
Dave Blaney is stopped in turn one with a broken front axle according to the track pa announcers.
9:22
Saldana sitting the wrong way on the fronstretch. (Speed51.com Photo)
9:21
4-Wide salute off turn four at Volusia (Speed51.com photo).
9:20
YELLOW FLAG: Joey Saldana goes for a spin off turn four. Somehow everybody managed to miss him with some narrowly squeezing between his yellow no. 71 and the wall.
9:19
GREEN FLAG: 24 Sprint Cars roar to life off of turn four and tonight's feature is underway. Hodnett gets the big jump going into turn one. McMahan makes a bid under Lasoski for second.
9:19
Four Wide Salute by the All-Star Circuit of Champion Sprint Car Series. (Speed51.com photo )
9:18
9:18
One of the greatest spectacles in motorsports, the four-wide salute for the All Star Circuit of Champion Sprint Cars. Fans are on their feet to salute the drivers.
9:15
The Sprint Cars have been pushed to the race track and they are rolling. We are just moments away from going green here at Volusia Speedway Park.
9:15
All Star Circuit of Champions Feature Lineup

1 27 Greg Hodnett
2 2L Danny Lasoski
3 51 Paul McMahan
4 29 Kerry Madsen
5 14K Dale Blaney
6 7S Jason Sides
7 49 Brad Sweet
8 71M Joey Saldana
9 98H Dave Blaney
10 63 Kody Swanson
11 15 Donny Schatz
12 1 Lucas Wolfe
13 9 Daryn Pittman
14 41 Jason Johnson
15 83 David Gravel
16 11 Steve Kinser
17 10H Chad Kemenah
18 15H Sam Hafertepe, Jr.
19 77X Wayne Johnson
20 4S Danny Smith
21 4 Cody Darrah
22 59 Danny Holtgraver
23 7 Craig Dollansky
24 45 Tim Shaffer
9:11
DIRTcar UMP Modified Feature Top Six:

Pos. No. Driver
1 8 Kyle Strickler
2 BD4 Jackie Boggs
3 41 Ty Dillon
4 64JR Billy Workman Jr.
5 33 Jeff Matthews
6 36 Kenny Wallace

 

9:08
Dave Blaney has been fast since pulling his rig into the track. (Speed51.com photo )
9:07
Ty Dillon will start third in the main event.
9:07
Steve Kinser is ready for the Feature. (Speed51.com photo )
9:06
Kyle Strickler draws the first pole for tonight's DIRTcar UMP Modified main event.
9:05
Two-Time Defending NASCAR Camping World Truck Series Champion, Matt Crafton finished second in his heat race to transfer into the feature. (Speed51.com photo )
9:03
The redraw to determine the top six positions in the starting lineup for the DIRTcar UMP Modifieds is up next as the track crews prepare the track for the rest of the night. The 30-lap A-Main for the ASCoC Sprint Cars will follow.
9:02
"I was running scared," said Kenny Wallace over the Public Address system when asked if it was as easy in the car as he made it look.
9:01
DIRTcar UMP Modifieds Heat Race #6 Results:

Pos. No. Driver
1 36 Kenny Wallace
2 88 Matt Crafton
3 67 Garret Stewart
4 90 Jason Beaulieu
5 01 Todd Sherman
6 85 Kent Robinson
7 11N Gene Nicholas
8 50 Buzz Jacobs

 

9:00
CHECKERED FLAG: Kenny Wallace takes the win in the final heat race over Matt Crafton. Garrett Stewart holds off Sherman for the final transfer spot. Sherman actually fell to fifth after trying and failing to slide ahead of Stewart. Beaulieu slipped by as Stewart lost momentum.
8:59
WHITE FLAG: Wallace has a huge lead over Crafton. Sherman is all over Stewart for the final transfer spot off turn four.
8:58
Lap 6: Beaulieu has fallen out of the final transfer spot and Stewart has moved in.
8:58
GREEN FLAG: Wallace leads Crafton to the green flag and gets a great jump over the two-time NASCAR Truck Series champion.
8:57
8:56
YELLOW FLAG: Buzz Jacobs has come to a stop at the top of turn one to bring the caution out with four laps to go.
8:55
HALFWAY: Kenny Wallace showing the way over Matt Crafton and Beaulier. Stewart and Sherman still battling for fourth.
8:55
Lap 3: A great battle is taking shape for the final transfer spot between Beaulier, Stewart and Sherman off turn four.
8:55
Lap 2: Wallace and Crafton continue to battle for the lead with Wallace now holding the advantage.
8:54
GREEN FLAG: Jason Beaulieu leads the field down but Matt Crafton swings around the outside to take the lead and Kenny Wallace follows. Wallace dives to the bottom for the lead off four but doesn't get it.
8:54
DIRTcar UMP Modifieds Heat #6 Lineup

1 90 Jason Beaulieu
2 88 Matt Crafton
3 67 Garret Stewart
4 36 Kenny Wallace
5 85 Kent Robinson
6 01 Todd Sherman
7 11N Gene Nicholas
8 50 Buzz Jacobs
8:53
DIRTcar UMP Modifieds Heat #5 Unofficial Finish

1 BD4 Jackie Boggs
2 77 Ray Bollinger
3 51 Justin Allgaier
4 71 Joel Ortberg
5 Z06 Larry Mott
6 1X Cody Erickson
7 19 Thomas Sigler
8 00 Bobby Rose
8:53
8:53
CHECKERED FLAG: Jackie Boggs takes the win over Ray Bollinger and Justin Allgaier who gets the final transfer spot. Joel Ortberg and Larry Mott complete the top five.
8:52
WHITE FLAG: Boggs leads over Bollinger by just under one second. Allgaier has slipped back from Bollinger just a bit.
8:52
Lap 5: Allgaier goes to the bottom of turn three to try to get second but slides back in line.
8:52
Lap 4: The top three are starting to come together. Bollinger is closing in on Boggs for the lead as Allgaier closes in on Bollinger.
8:51
Lap 3: Allgaier has taken the third spot and now he sets his sights on Bollinger for second.
8:51
GREEN FLAG: Ortberg leads the field down but struggles to put the power down so it's Boggs taking the lead before they get to turn one. Bollinger takes over second and Allgaier takes the third transfer spot.
8:50
Donny Schatz will transfer into the Feature after winning the B Main. ( Speed51.com photo )
8:50
DIRTcar UMP Modifieds Heat #5 Lineup

1 71 Joel Ortberg
2 BD4 Jackie Boggs
3 Z06 Larry Mott
4 77 Ray Bollinger
5 1X Cody Erickson
6 51 Justin Allgaier
7 00 Bobby Rose
8 19 Thomas Sigler
8:49
Up next will be the final two heat races for the DIRTcar UMP Modifieds.
8:48
8:48
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8:47
ASCoC Last Chance Race Unofficial Finish

1 15 Donny Schatz
2 77X Wayne Johnson
3 15H Sam Hafertepe, Jr.
4 45 Tim Shaffer
5 59 Danny Holtgraver
6 4S Danny Smith
7 I07 Steve Buckwalter
8 12 Robbie Stillwaggon
9 11K Kraig Kinser
8:47
Steve Buckwalter, Robbie Stillwaggon and Kraig Kinser fail to transfer.
8:46
CHECKERED FLAG: Schatz takes the win in the B-Main over Wayne Johnson. Hafertepe, Shaffer, Holtgraver and Danny Smith transfer into the 30-Lap A-Main.
8:46
WHITE FLAG: Schatz leads by two seconds over Wayne Johnson with one lap to go.
8:46
Lap 8: Hafertepe gets way out of the groove in turn four and that allows Shaffer to close the gap.
8:45
Lap 7: The field has now begun to spread out single file.
8:45
Lap 5: Shaffer takes over fourth from Holtgraver off turn four.
8:44
GREEN FLAG: Schatz gets a great restart. Hafertepe took a look to the inside of Johnson but couldn't make it work and falls back into line in third.
8:44
8:42
The crew surveys the damage to Kraig Kinser. His night is over with an expired engine. (Speed51.comphoto )
8:41
The restart will be single file. The drivers are not allowed to pass another car on the inside until they clear the cone-on-a-string which is located at the start/finish line.
8:41
Kraig Kinser has been pushed off the track at the exit of turn two and back to the pit area.
8:40
Schatz had a lead of 1.381 seconds over Wayne Johnson before the caution came out.
8:39
YELLOW FLAG: Kraig Kinser, who was riding in fourth, has gone up in smoke off of turn four.
8:39
GREEN FLAG: Schatz gets a great jump over Hafertepe to keep the lead. Johnson is charging and takes over second off turn four.
8:37
Greg Hodnett pulls in after winning the Dash. (Speed51.com photo )
8:37
8:37
The cars for the ASCoC last chance race have been pushed to the race track and are rolling.
8:36
ASCoC Last Chance Race Lineup (12 Laps, Top 6 Transfer)

1 15 Donny Schatz
2 15H Sam Hafertepe
3 11K Kraig Kinser
4 77X Wayne Johnson
5 4S Danny Smith
6 59 Danny Holtgraver
7 12 Robbie Stillwaggon
8 I07 Steve Buckwalter
9 45 Tim Schaffer
8:35
ASCoC Dash Finish/A-Main Top Six Starters:

Pos. No. Driver
1 27 Greg Hodnett
2 2L Danny Lasoski
3 51 Paul McMahan
4 29 Kerry Madsen
5 14K Dale Blaney
6 7S Jason Sides

 

8:34
CHECKERED FLAG: Hodnett takes the win and top starting spot for the A-Main. Lasoski, McMahan, Madsen, Dale Blaney and Jason Sides complete the rundown.
8:33
WHITE FLAG: Hodnett's advantage over Lasoski is 1.295 seconds.
8:33
HALFWAY: Hodnett leads over Lasoski and McMahan at the midway point.
8:33
Lap 2: Madsen looking for racing room under McMahan for third.
8:32
GREEN FLAG: Danny Lasoski leads the field to the green flag off turn four and the Dash is underway. Hodnett shoots by off turn two to take the lead.
8:30
The last chance showdown for the Sprint Cars will follow the Dash.
8:30
All Star Circuit of Champions Dash Starting Lineup:  

Pos. No. Driver
1 2L Danny Lasoski
2 27 Greg Hodnett
3 29 Kerry Madsen
4 51 Paul McMahan
5 14K Dale Blaney
6 7S Jason Sides

 

8:29
Danny Lasoski gets pushed out for the Dash. (Speed51.com photo )
8:29
The ASCoC Sprint Cars are being pushed to the race track for the six-lap Dash. Once again, the Dash will determine the top three rows for the A-Main.
8:28
DIRTcar UMP Modifieds Heat #4 Finish

1 33 Jeff Mathews
2 85S Mike Smith
3 9M Dale Mathison
4 22T Tony Anderson
5 6B David Baldwin
6 7 Evan Taylor
7 1 Andy Galgoci
8 89W Rick Weitekamp
8:28
CHECKERED FLAG: Jeff Matthews holds off Mike Smith for the win in the fourth heat race. Dale Mathison takes the third and final transfer spot. Tony Anderson and David Baldwin complete the top five.
8:27
RESTART: Matthews brings the field to the green flag in single-file formation. Matthews gets a great jump on Smith.
8:27
8:26
Work continues in the Sprint Car pit area prior to their Dash and B Main. (Speed51.com photo )
8:26
YELLOW FLAG: Evan Taylor spins in turn two and surrenders the second spot. He'll restart at the rear of the field.
8:25
HALFWAY: Matthews leads by about half a straightaway over Evan Taylor, but Taylor is closing the gap.
8:24
Lap 2: Evan Taylor has moved into second place as the leaders were beating and banging the whole lap.
8:24
GREEN FLAG: Mike Smith takes the green flag but Matthews takes the lead off turn two. Smith has Taylor all over him for second into turn three.
8:23
DIRTcar UMP Modifieds Heat #4 Lineup

1 85S Mike Smith
2 33 Jeff Mathews
3 7 Even Taylor
4 9M Dale Mathison
5 1 Andy Galgoci
6 22T Tony Anderson
7 6B David Baldwin
8 89W Rick Weitekamp
8:23
8:22
DIRTcar UMP Modifieds Heat #3 Finish

1 64JR Billy Workman, Jr.
2 13 Jake Hawkins
3 9 Ken Schrader
4 1G Devin Gilpin
5 28 Paul Miles
6 25 Tyler Nicely
7 54S Paul Snyder
8 51G Brandon Green
8:22
CHECKERED FLAG: Workman takes the win over Hawkins and Schrader. Devin Gilpin and Paul Miles complete the top five.
8:22
WHITE FLAG: Workman leads by a straightaway over Hawkins with one to go.
8:21
HALFWAY: Workman continues to pull away from Hawkins. Schrader is closing back in on Hawkins just a little bit.
8:21
Lap 3: Workman, Hawkins and Schrader all evenly separated by about four or five car lengths.
8:20
GREEN FLAG: Schrader leads the field to the second attempt, but this time he gets a poor start and Workman takes the lead off turn two. Schrader falls to third as Hawkins also gets by.
8:20
8:19
YELLOW FLAG: The caution is out before the field makes it to turn three. The officials didn't like the where the leaders fired for the start.
8:19
GREEN FLAG: Ken Schrader leads the field to the green flag and he keeps the lead off turn two.
8:19
DIRTcar UMP Modified Heat Race #3 Lineup

1 9 Ken Schrader
2 64jr Billy Workman, Jr.
3 54S Paul Snyder
4 13 Jake Hawkins
5 51G Brandon Green
6 1G Devin Gilpin
7 25 Tyler Nicely
8 28 Paul Miles
8:18
The ASCoC Draw is now complete. Heat three for the Modifieds has rolled onto the track.
8:15
Greg Hodnett will start outside of Lasoski in the ASCoC dash.
8:13
Danny Lasoski will start on the pole for ASCoC dash.
8:12
Ty Dillon is back in his pit stall after his heat race win. (Speed51.com photo )
8:11
Up next is the redraw for the All Star Circuit of Champions Dash. The Dash starting lineup is made up of the fastest six cars in qualifying. The finish of the Dash will determine the first three rows for the A-Main tonight.
8:11
Cosmetic damage to the right rear of Austin Dillon after his heat race. (Speed51.com photo )
8:10
DIRTcar UMP Modified Heat #2 Finish

1 41 Ty Dillon
2 Z8 Max McLaughlin
3 2 Nick Hoffman
4 16C Josh Harris
5 72 Todd Neiheiser
6 D4 Dave Jaminson
7 54B Larry Burkins
8 2M Dave Mitchell
8:08
CHECKERED FLAG: Ty Dillon takes the win over Max McLaughlin and Nick Hoffman. Josh Harris and Todd Neiheiser complete the top five.
8:08
8:08
RESTART: Dillon launches off turn four and we are green again.
8:07
YELLOW FLAG: Dave Mitchell has come to a stop inside turn four to bring out the caution with two laps to go.
8:06
HALFWAY: Dillon opens up to a five car length advantage over McLaughlin who now has Nick Hoffman all over him for second.
8:06
Lap 3: Ty Dillon goes to the outside and takes over the lead off turn two.
8:05
GREEN FLAG: Max McLaughlin takes the lead for heat race two off turn two and now Ty Dillon is all over him for the lead.
8:05
DIRTcar UMP Modified Heat #1 Finish

1 8 Kyle Strickler
2 3 Austin Dillon
3 K9 Will Krup
4 96 Cory Daugherty
5 65 Bruce Takach
6 23 Ryan Cripe
7 07 Jeff Thomas
8 48 Ernie Gingrich
8:05
Paul Miles gets ready for his heat race. (Speed51.com photo )
8:04
Dillon has a good amount of damage to the right rear of his no. 3 Modified.
8:04
CHECKERED FLAG: Kyle Stricker takes the win over Austin Dillon who closed right to Stricker's back bumper at the line. Krup, Daugherty, and Takach complete the top five.
8:03
WHITE FLAG: Kyle Strickler continues to lead. Damage to the right rear of Dillon's car.
8:03
Lap 8: Dillon slides up off turn two and Krup is forced to check up to avoid contact. Dillon to second.
8:03
Lap 6: The top-three have distanced themselves from Cory Daugherty, who rides in fourth.
8:02
HALFWAY: Krup gets a two car-length advantage as a result of the contact, but Dillon is clawing back.
8:02
Lap 3: Dillon side-by-side with Krup for the second spot. They make contact at the line and Krup takes the advantage off of turn two.
8:02
Lap 2: Austin Dillon nips Krup at the line to take second but they're still side by side for the number two spot.
8:02
GREEN FLAG: Strickler takes the lead on the green flag. Dillon jumps into the third spot as he tries to chase down Krup.
8:02
UMP Modified Heat #1 Starting Lineup

Pos. No. Driver
1 65 Bruce Takach
2 8 Kyle Stricker
3 k9 Will Krup
4 3 Austin Dillon
5 96 Cory Daugherty
6 23 Ryan Cripe
7 07 Jeff Thomas
8 4b Ernie Gingrich

 

8:01
2015 Chili Bowl Winner, Rico Abreu is on hand enjoying the action. He\'ll be racing a pavement Super Late Model at nearby New Smyrna Speedway later this week. (Speed51.com photo )
7:57
David Gravel wins heat race #3. (Speed51.com photo )
7:55
Sam Hafertepe's hood was coming off, which is why he came to pit road.
7:55
Dave Blaney turned a lap of 12.845 seconds on the fifth lap of that race, which was the fastest lap we've seen so far tonight.
7:54
All Star Circuit of Champions Heat Race #3 Finish

Pos. No. Driver
1 83 David Gravel
2 98h Dave Blaney
3 1 Lucas Wolfe
4 51 Paul McMahan
5 7S Jason Sides
6 7 Craig Dollansky
7 45 Tim Shaffer
8 4s Danny Smith
9 15H Sam Hafertepe Jr.

 

7:53
CHECKERED FLAG: David Gravel takes the checkered flag in the final ASCoC qualifying heat. Dave Blaney, Lucas Wolfe, Paul McMahan and Jason Sides complete the top-five. Craig Dollansky takes the final transfer spot.
7:53
WHITE FLAG: Gravel has a huge lead over Blaney who also has a big advantage over Wolfe.
7:52
Lap 5: Sam Hafertepe is off the pace in the No. 15. He takes his machine to pit road.
7:52
Lap 3: Blaney gets right up to back of Hafertepe and slips underneath to take over second.
7:51
GREEN FLAG: Hafertepe brings the field down but David Gravel takes the lead off turn two.
7:49
The third and final heat race for the Sprint Cars has rolled onto the race track.
7:49
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7:48
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7:48
All Star Circuit of Champions Heat Race #3 Lineup

Pos. No. Driver
1 15h Sam Hafertepe Jr.
2 83 David Gravel
3 1 Lucas Wolfe
4 98h Dave Blaney
5 7s Jason Sides
6 51 Paul McMahan
7 4s Danny Smith
8 7 Craig Dollansky
9 45 Tim Shaffer

 

7:47
All Star Circuit of Champions Heat Race #2 Finish

1 41 Jason Johnson
2 10H Chad Kemenah
3 71M Joey Saldana
4 27 Greg Hodnett
5 29 Kerry Madsen
6 63 Kody Swanson
7 77X Wayne Johnson
8 59 Danny Holtgraver
9 07 Steve Buckwalter
7:46
CHECKERED FLAG: Jason Johnson takes the win over Chad Kemenah and Joey Saldana. Greg Hodnett, Kerry Madsen and Kody Swanson take the transfer spots.
7:46
WHITE FLAG: Still all Jason Johnson up front.
7:45
Lap 6: The field is stretching out around the race track in single file formation with Johnson in control up front.
7:45
Lap 4: Kerry Madsen has worked his way up to the fifth spot and begins to close in on the leaders.
7:44
GREEN FLAG: Chad Kemenah leads them to the green but Jason Johnson gets a great start and leaves the field in his dust.
7:42
The crew goes right to work on Daryn Pittman\'s heat race winning machine. (Speed51.com photo )
7:40
All Star Circuit of Champions Heat Race #2 Lineup:

Pos. No. Driver
1 10h Chad Kemenah
2 41 Jason Johnson
3 63 Kody Swanson
4 71m Joey Saldana
5 29 Kerry Madsen
6 27 Greg Hodnett
7 77x Wayne Johnson
8 59 Danny Holtgraver
9 i07 Steve Buckwalter

 

7:40
All Star Circuit of Champions Heat Race #1 Finish

1 9 Daryn Pittman
2 11 Steve Kinser
3 49 Brad Sweet
4 2L Danny Lasoski
5 4 Cody Darrah
6 14K Dale Blaney
7 15 Donny Schatz
8 11K Kraig Kinser
9 12 Robbie Stillwaggon
7:39
Donny Schatz, Kraig Kinser and Robbie Stillwaggon failed to transfer.
7:39
CHECKERED FLAG: Pittman wins by the length of a straightaway over Steve Kinser, and Brad Sweet. Lasoski, Darrah and Blaney took the transfer spots.
7:38
Lap 6: Pittman continues to extend his lead out front.
7:38
Lap 5: Darrah slides under Blaney to take over fifth. Kraig Kinser has the final transfer spot.
7:37
Lap 3: Sweet closing in on Kinser for the second spot, as the rest of the field battles behind them.
7:37
Lap 3: Pittman has stretched out to a big lead already with Sweet closing in on Kinser for second.
7:37
GREEN FLAG: The King Steve Kinser and Daryn Pittman lead the field to the green and it's Pittman with the advantage off turn two.
7:36
Chad Kemenah (10H) and Joey Saldana (71M) await their Qualifier Heat Race. (Speed51.com photo )
7:34
All Star Circuit of Champions Heat Race #1 Lineup:

Pos. No. Driver
1 11 Steve Kinser
2 9 Daryn Pittman
3 15 Donny Schatz
4 49 Brad Sweet
5 14K Dale Blaney
6 2L Danny Lasoski
7 11K Kraig Kinser
8 4 Cody Darrah
9 12 Robbie Stillwaggon
10 71MX Paul May

 

7:33
DIRTcar UMP Modified Roster

00 Bobby Rose
01 Todd Sherman
06 Larry Mott
07 Jeff Thomas
1 Andy Galgoci
1G Devin Gilpin
1X Cody Erickson
2 Nick Hoffman
2M David Mitchell
3 Austin Dillon
4B Ernie Gingrich
6B Dave Baldwin
7 Evan Taylor
8 Kyle Stricler
9 Ken Schrader
9M Dave Matheson
11N Gene Nicholas
11T Dugan Thye
13 Jacob Hawkins
16C Josh Harris
19 Thomas Sigler
22T Tony Anderson
23 Ryan Cripe
25 Tyler Nicey
28 Paul Miles
33 Jeff Matthews
36 Kenny Wallace
41 Ty Dillon
50 Buzz Jacobs
51 Justin Allgaier
51G Branson Green
54B Larry Burkins
54S Paul Snyder
64JR Billy Workman Jr
65 Bruce Takach
67 Garret Stewart
71 Joel Ortberg
72 Todd Neiheiser
77 Ray Bollinger
85 Ken Robinson
85S Michael Smith
88 Matt Crafton
89W Rick Weitekamp
90 Jason Beaulieu
96 Cory Daugherty
BD4 Jackie Boggs
D4 Dave Jamison
K9 Will Krup
Z8 Max McLaughlin
7:32
Heat races for the All Star Circuit of Champions are about to begin. There will be three heat races. They are eight laps each and six cars will transfer to the 30-lap A Main.
7:29
Sam Hafertepe Jr., gets ready to head out. (Speed51.com photo )
7:23
The right rear of a Winged Sprint Car. Stagger is key. (Speed51.com photo )
7:19
Jason Johnson qualified right in they middle of the pack in 14th. (Speed51.com photo )
7:18
The legendary Steve Kinser is enjoying his retirement by competing this evening. (Speed51.com photo )
7:14
Kerry Madsen has been perfect in 2015 in the early going of the season for the All-Star Circuit of Champion Sprint Car Series. (Speed51.com photo )
7:09
The UMP Modifieds are working their way through their hot lap sessions as darkness has set in over Volusia Speedway Park.
7:07
Jason Beaulieu will be one of many stout UMP DIRTcar Modified competitors to watch this evening. (Speed51.com photo )
7:07
7:06
All Star Circuit of Champions Qualifying Results:

Pos. No. Driver Times
1 2L Danny Lasoski 13.039
2 27 Greg Hodnett 13.21
3 51 Paul McMahan 13.094
4 14K Dale Blaney 13.109
5 29 Kerry Madsen 13.112
6 7S Jason Sides 13.143
7 49 Brad Sweet 13.145
8 71M Joey Saldana 13.183
9 98h Dave Blaney 13.189
10 15 Donny Schatz 13.215
11 63 Kody Swanson 13.231
12 1 Lucas Wolfe 13.251
13 9 Daryn Pittman 13.273
14 41 Jason Johnson 13.349
15 83 David Gravel 13.351
16 11 Steve Kinser 13.391
17 10H Chad Kemenah 13.42
18 15H Sam Hafertepe Jr. 13.422
19 11K Kraig Kinser 13.43
20 77X Wayne Johnson 13.464
21 4S Danny Smith 13.481
22 4 Cody Darrah 13.482
23 59 Danny Holtgraver 13.511
24 7 Craig Dollansky 13.553
25 12 Robbie Stillwaggon 13.566
26 i07 Steve Buckwalter 13.6
27 45 Tim Shaffer 13.673

 

7:03
Dale Matheson is in line, strapped in and ready to take on the 1/2 mile high-banked dirt oval. (Speed51.com photo )
6:58
Only the driver is missing from the #85 of Kent Robinson. (Speed51.com photo)
6:55
NASCAR Xfinity Series competitor, Justin Allgaier is here tonight as well. (Speed51.com photo )
6:55
Hot laps will serve as qualifying for the UMP Modifieds.
6:54
We will get you a full rundown of Sprint Car qualifying results as soon as possible.
6:53
That completes qualifying for the All Star Circuit of Champions Sprints. Up next is hot laps for the UMP Modifieds.
6:53
Cody Erickson is about ready to get in line to turn laps. (Speed51.com photo )
6:52
Ty Dillon is ready to roll at Volusia. (Speed51.com Photo)
6:52
Danny Lasoski goes to the top of the board with a time of 13.039 seconds on his second lap. "The Dude" was the second to last qualifier to take time.
6:51
2L-Danny Lasoski
Best Lap: 13.039
Pos: 1st
6:51
15-Donny Schatz
Best Lap: 13.215
Pos: 9th
6:49
29-Kerry Madsen
Best Lap: 13.112
Pos: 4th
6:48
Nick Hoffman gets ready to go get in line for Qualifying. ( Speed51.com photo )
6:48
UMP Mods getting ready to roll. (Speed51.com Photo)
6:47
98h-Dave Blaney
Best Lap: 13.189
Pos: 7th
6:47
9-Daryn Pittman
Best Lap: 13.273
Pos: 9th
6:45
Max McLaughlin\'s machine awaits its driver. (Speed51.com photo )
6:45
71M-Joey Saldana
Best Lap: 13.183
Pos: 6th
6:44
7S-Jason Sides
Best Lap: 13.143
Pos: 4th
6:44
A plethora of teams are pitted all the way on the north end of the grounds. (Speed51.com photo )
6:44
6:43
Gravel whips around turn two during qualifying. (Speed51.com Photo)
6:43
Ray Bollinger\'s UMP DIRTcar Modified overlooks the \'Gator Pond\' before going out to Practice/Qualify. (Speed51.com photo )
6:42
14K-Dale Blaney
Best Lap: 13.109
Pos: 3rd
6:41
11-Steve Kinser
Best Lap: 13.391
Pos: 6th
6:40
51-Paul McMahan
Best Lap: 13.094
Pos: 2nd
6:40
Six cars have taken time. Kraig Kinser was supposed to be the seventh. Paul McMahan will be seventh up instead.
6:40
The No. 71 went up in smoke during hot laps. (Speed51.com Photo)
6:39
The University of Northwestern Ohio (UNOH) team is armed with four teams tonight. 00 Booby Rose, 01 Todd Sherman, 1 Andy Galgoci and 71 Joel Ortberg. (Speed51.com photo )
6:39
Kraig Kinser came off turn four to take the green flag and rapidly slowed.
6:37
Kraig Kinser at speed. (Speed51.com Photo)
6:37
Qualifying for the All Star Sprints has begun. 
6:37
27-Greg Hodnett
Lap 1: 13.082
Best Lap: 13.082
Pos 1st
6:35
Series owner Tony Stewart watches on during All Star Sprints hot laps. (Speed51.com Photo)
6:34
There are 28 All-Star Circuit of Champion Sprint Cars and 49 UMP DIRTcar Modifieds on hand here in Barberville, Florida.
6:30
Chad Kemenah is now the fastest driver with a time of 13.410 seconds.
6:29
NASCAR Sprint Cup Series star, Austin Dillon won the UMP DIRTcar Modifieds feature last night and will go for two in a row tonight. (Speed51.com photo)
6:29
Tonight's Tentative Schedule of Events:  


Sprint Hot Laps- 6pm

Sprint Qualifying to follow (2 laps)

Modified Hot Laps

Opening Ceremonies

Modified Heats one and two

Sprint Car redraw behind Flagstand

Modified Heats three and four

Sprint Dash (6 laps)

Sprint B-Main (12 laps)

Modified Heats five and six

Modified Redraw

Sprint Car A-Main (30 Laps)

Modified B-Mains (3 races, 10 laps)

Modified A-Main (20 laps)

6:29
Welcome to the DIRTcar Nationals at Volusia. (Speed51.com Photo)
6:27
The \'Gator Pit\' is full of UMP DIRTcar Modifieds. 49 total are on the property. (Speed51.com photo)
6:27
Dale Blaney has now jumped to the top of the board with a time of 13.593 seconds.
6:26
Hot laps have begun here for the Sprint Cars. So far Kody Swanson is the fastest driver to go around Volusia with a time of 13.884 seconds.
6:24
Hello and welcome to Speed51's Trackside Now coverage of the DIRTcar Nationals from Volusia Speedway Park here in Barberville, Florida.

It's an absolutely beautiful evening for some dirt racing in central Florida with the All Star Circuit of Champions Sprint Cars and UMP Modifieds both in action tonight.

6:22
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Today's coverage of the DIRTcar Nationals from Volusia Raceway Park is presented by Seals-It. Seals-It has been in business for over 25 years and manufactures seals and other products for many industries including NASCAR, motorsports, 4 x 4 off road vehicles, industrial, medical, agricultural, aviation, aerospace, transportation, construction, ​mining and more. They can mold and bond rubber to steel and along with our CNC equipment and CAD/CAM capabilities we can design, build and manufacture parts to meet your needs. Click here for more information.
6:22
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Trackside Now: DIRTcar Nationals at Volusia (FL) – 2/11/15