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Gilpin Grabs Summit Racing Modified Nationals Opener at Brownstown

Devin Gilpin
Devin Gilpin

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Brownstown, Ind. – June 13, 2012 – Current DIRTcar UMP Modified point leader Devin Gilpin of nearby Columbus, Ind., cruised to victory during the first night of Summit Racing Equipment Modified Nationals competition at Brownstown Speedway Wednesday night capturing the $800 top prize.

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A native Hoosier, Gilpin bested a field of stout competition that saw fellow Indiana drivers Matt Boknecht of Seymour and Richie Lex of Morgantown make it clean sweep of the podium. NASCAR standout Kenny Wallace of Concord, N.C., would finish fourth with yet another home state driver in Edinburgh, Ind. pilot Joe Godsey rounding out the top five.

The DIRTcar Summit Racing Equipment Modified Nationals will make its next stop Thursday at Kankakee County Speedway in Kankakee, Ill., where driver NASCAR veteran Ken Schrader of Concord, N.C., won last year’s event.

Summit Racing Equipment Modified Nationals Statistical Report; Brownstown Speedway; Brownstown, Ind.; June 13, 2012 A-Main (25-laps): 1. Devin Gilpin ($800), 2. Matt Boknecht, 3. Richie Lex, 4. Kenny Wallace, 5. Joe Godsey, 6. John Demoss, 7. Gabe Menser, 8. Jesse Cramer, 9. Tyler Nicely, 10. Keny Robinson, 11. Jeff Curl, 12. Greg Amick, 13. Bradley Sterrett, 14. Steven Brooks, 15. Kyle Bronson, 16. Jake Griffin, 17. Paul Miles, 18. Matt Bex, 19. Jacoby Hines, 20. Rob Gullion.

2012 DIRTcar Summit Racing Equipment Modified Nationals Schedule

Date

Track

Location

Winner (Cars)

13-Jun

Brownstown Speedway

Brownstown, IN

Devin Gilpin (39)

14-Jun

Kankakee Motor Speedway

Kankakee, IL

15-Jun

Cedar Lake Speedway

Somerset, WI

16-Jun

Cedar Lake Speedway

Somerset, WI

17-Jun

Wilmot Raceway

Wilmot, WI

19-Jun

Spoon River Speedway

Canton, IL

20-Jun

Highland Speedway

Highland, IL

21-Jun

Fayette Co. Speedway

Brownstown, IL

22-Jun

Tri City Speedway

Pontoon Beach, IL

23-Jun

Fairbury Speedway

Fairbury, IL

24-Jun

I-96 Speedway

Lake Odessa, MI

26-Jun

Lincoln Park Speedway

Putnamville, IN

27-Jun

Belle Clair Speedway

Belleville, IL

28-Jun

Clay Hill Motorsports Park

Atwood, TN

29-Jun

Paducah Int. Raceway

Paducah, KY

30-Jun

Federated Auto Parts I-55

Pevely, MO

1-Jul

Lincoln Speedway

Lincoln, IL

2-Jul

Peoria Speedway

Peoria, IL

3-Jul

Jacksonville Speedway

Jacksonville, IL

4-Jul

Lasalle Speedway

Lasalle, IL

5-Jul

Macon Speedway

Macon, IL

6-Jul

Quincy Raceways

Quincy, IL

7-Jul

Clarksville Speedway

Clarksville, TN

8-Jul

Tri State Speedway

Haubstadt, IN

10-Jul

Florence Speedway

Union, KY

11-Jul

Brushcreek Motorsports

Pebbles, OH

12-Jul

Terre Haute Action Track

Terre Haute, IN

13-Jul

Attica Raceway Park

Attica, OH

14-Jul

Oakshade Raceway

Wauseon, OH

 

 

The Summit Racing Equipment Modified Nationals is brought to fans across the country by many important sponsors and partners, including: Summit Racing Equipment (Title Sponsor), Arizona Sport Shirts (Official Apparel Company), Hoosier Racing Tires (Official Racing Tires), Racing Electronics (Official Communications), Vicci (Official Uniform), VP Racing Fuel (Official Racing Fuel); in addition to contingency sponsors: Auto Meter, Bell Helmets, Beyea Headers, Bilstein Shocks, Chevy Performance Parts, Shafer Enterprises’ Cool Shirts, Dominator Race Products, Eibach Springs, Fast Shafts, FK Rod Ends, Fragola Performance Systems, Impact Race Products, Intercomp, KSE Racing Products, Landrum Springs, MSD Ignitions, QA1 Motorsports, Quartermaster, Schoenfeld Headers, UNOH (University of Northwestern Ohio), and XS Power Racing Batteries.