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Mevert Scorches Paducah for Summit Modified Nationals Victory

Matt Mevert
Matt Mevert

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Paducah, Ky. – June 29, 2012 – Matt Mevert of Steeleville, Ill., became the fourteenth different driver in 15 races to win during the DIRTcar Summit Modified Nationals tour Friday night at Paducah International Raceway. Mevert pocketed a $1,000 winner’s check for his efforts.

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Mevert bested defending Summit Modified Nationals Champion Mike Harrison of Highland, Ill., in the 20-lap showdown. Harrison finished second ahead of Mooresville, N.C., driver Nick Hoffman. Ray Bollinger of Kewanee, Ill., finished fourth and Dustin Isom of Hopkinsville, Ky., rounded out the top five.

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The DIRTcar Summit Racing Equipment Modified Nationals returns to action Saturday night at Federated Auto Parts Raceway at I-55 in Pevely, Mo., where defending champion Mike Harrison of Highland, Ill., won his fifth of eight Summit Modified Nationals events in 2011.

Summit Racing Equipment Modified Nationals Statistical Report; Paducah International Raceway; Paducah, Ky.; June 29, 2012 A-Main (20-laps): 1. Matt Mevert ($1,000), 2. Mike Harrison, 3. Nick Hoffman, 4. Ray Bollinger, 5. Dustin Isom, 6. Everett Bradham, 7. Matt Cooper, 8. Paul Bauman, 9. Gabe Menser, 10. Tyler Nicely, 11. Ronnie Chance, 12. Justin Story, 13. Ron Wall, 14. Darrell Brewer, 15. Jeff Elliott, 16. Trent Young, 17. Aaron Draege, 18. Steve Ladd, 19. Dustin Ladd, 20. George Helter, 21. Todd Miller, 22. JR Mason.

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 County Speedway

Kankakee, IL

Jeff Curl (27)

15-Jun

Cedar Lake Speedway

Somerset, WI

Ryan Gustin (41)

16-Jun

Cedar Lake Speedway

Somerset, WI

Rodney Sanders (41)

17-Jun

Wilmot Raceway

Wilmot, WI

Lance Arneson (52)

19-Jun

Spoon River Speedway

Canton, IL

David Wietholder (35)

20-Jun

Highland Speedway

Highland, IL

Mike Harrison (26)

21-Jun

Fayette Co. Speedway

Brownstown, IL

Larry Anderson (35)

22-Jun

Tri City Speedway

Pontoon Beach, IL

Brent Mullins (41)

23-Jun

Fairbury Speedway

Fairbury, IL

Lance Dehm (31)

24-Jun

I-96 Speedway

Lake Odessa, MI

Jacob Poel (33)

26-Jun

Lincoln Park Speedway

Putnamville, IN

Devin Gilpin (39)

27-Jun

Belle Clair Speedway

Belleville, IL

Dean Hoffman (36)

28-Jun

Clay Hill Motorsports Park

Atwood, TN

Matt Cooper (12)

29-Jun

Paducah Int. Raceway

Paducah, KY

Matt Mevert (22)

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.