Iron-Man Modified Series

Brucebilt Performance Parts Iron-Man Modified Series/DIRTcar Racing Modifieds $5,000 to win at Eldora Speedway for 43rd Annual Dirt Track World Champi
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10/14/2023

10/14/2023

Iron-Man Modified Series


Brucebilt Performance Parts Iron-Man Modified Series/DIRTcar Racing Modifieds $5,000 to win at Eldora Speedway for 43rd Annual Dirt Track World Champi

ROSSBURG, OHIO (October 14, 2023)- The Brucebilt Performance Parts Iron-Man Open Wheel Modified Series and DIRTcar Racing Modifieds will co-sanction the Open Wheel Modified portion of Carl Short’s 43rd Annual General Tire Dirt Track World Championship presented by Automotive Racing Products (ARP) at Eldora Speedway in Rossburg, OH, with the Open Wheel Modified portion of the DTWC set for Thursday October 19 and Friday October 20, with Friday’s Open Wheel Modified feature event to pay $5,000 to win and $300 to start.

The Brucebilt Performance Parts Iron-Man Open Wheel Modifieds/DIRTcar Racing Modifieds will begin their portion of the 43rd Annual General Tire Dirt Track World Championship presented by ARP on Thursday October 19 and will the co-sanctioned tours in action in E-Z-GO Timed Hot Laps, 8-lap Heat Races, and Impact Race Gear 10-lap B-Mains. In addition to the Open Wheel Modifieds in action at Eldora Speedway on Thursday October 19 will be the Eldora Stock Cars in a full program of timed hot laps, heat races, B-mains, and $1,000 to win feature event.

The Brucebilt Performance Parts Iron-Man Open Wheel Modifieds/DIRTcar Racing Modifieds will conclude their portion of the 43rd Annual General Tire Dirt Track World Championship presented by ARP on Friday October 20 with the 25-lap $5,000 to win Open Wheel Modified Dirt Track World Championship Brucebilt A-Main feature event. Also in competition at Eldora Speedway on Friday October 20 will be hot laps, time trials and heat races for the Lucas Oil Late Model Dirt Series, along with hot laps, time trials, heat races, and B-Mains for the Steel Block Late Model Series.

The 43rd Annual General Tire Dirt Track World Championship presented by ARP event concludes on Saturday October 21 with B-Mains, the Jim Dunn Memorial feature, and the 100 lap, $100,000 to win Dirt Track World Championship main event for the Lucas Oil Late Model Dirt Series, along with the $5,000 to win feature event for the Steel Block Late Model Series.

Of note for Open Wheel Modified teams, they can start staging for pit parking beginning at 9:00 a.m. Wednesday October 18 in Lot 2 by entering driveway one off of North Star Road. For those teams that do arrive early on Wednesday, track officials will begin the process of pit parking for teams from 3:00 p.m. until 5:00 p.m. on Wednesday and Modified teams go through technical inspection (optional) from 5:00 p.m. until 7:00 p.m. Wednesday if they choose to do so. Pit passes can be purchased from 3:00 p.m. until 8:00 p.m. on Wednesday evening.

Activities on Thursday October 19 will see pit pass sales begin at 9:00 a.m. and the pit area will open at 11:00 a.m. Mandatory technical inspection for Open Wheel Modified and Stock Car competitors will take place from Noon until 5:00 p.m. The driver meetings will take place at 5:15 p.m., with timed hot laps set to begin at 6:00 p.m. Friday October 20 will see the pit area open at 10:00 a.m., with the drivers meeting at 4:15 p.m. and hot laps at 5:00 p.m. On Saturday October 21, the pit area opens at Noon, with the drivers meeting at 5:15 p.m. and hot laps at 6:00 p.m.

Ticket information for the 43rd Annual General Tire Dirt Track World Championship presented by Automotive Racing Products is as follows: 3-Day Tickets: Adult General Admission $70 ($75 Reserved), Pit Pass $80; 2-Day Tickets: Adult General Admission $60 ($65 Reserved), Pit Pass $75; Thursday: Adult General Admission $15 (Reserved $20), Pit Pass $30; Friday: Adult General Admission $25 (Reserved $30), Pit Pass $35; Saturday: Adult General Admission $45 (Reserved $50), Pit Pass $60

The Brucebilt Performance Parts Iron-Man Open Wheel Modified Southern Series and DIRTcar Racing will co-sanction the Open Wheel Modified portion of the Dirt Track World Championship program and the tire rule will be as follows: Hoosier M-30S and M-60 compounds in the DIRTcar plated tire 26.5/8.0/15 or 27.5/8.0/15 (The M-60 may be used as a right rear option tire only). Grooving and siping of tires is allowed per UMP rulebook and UMP 2023 body rules apply and there is no limit of tires used per night. The entry fee for teams that pre-enter the event is $50 (deadline to pre-enter is Monday October 16 at 11:59 p.m.), while the entry fee is $100 on raceday. The pre-entry form can be found at www.eldoraspeedwayformstack.com/forms/2023_dtwc. Transponders for timing and scoring will be available to rent at the track.

Bryan Barber of Buffalo, KY holds a slim five-point lead over Blake Brown of Corbin, KY coming into what will be the final event of 2023 for the Brucebilt Performance Parts Iron-Man Open Wheel Modified Series. Ben Harmon of Brooks, KY currently sits third in series points, while Peyton Harlow of Glasgow, KY and defending series champion Jacob Hall of Wayland, KY complete the top five in current series points.

Eldora Speedway is located at 13929 State Route 118 in New Weston, OH 45348. For more information about Eldora Speedway, please call (937) 338-3815 or visit the track’s website at www.eldoraspeedway.com.

For more information on the Brucebilt Performance Parts Iron-Man Open Wheel Modified Series, please call series promoter Chris Tilley at (828) 361-5981 or by visiting the tour website at www.IMOPENWHEEL.net, or by following Iron-Man Series (@CTPROMOTE) on Twitter or liking Iron-Man Racing Series on Facebook.

The Brucebilt Performance Parts Iron-Man Open Wheel Modified Series would like to thank the following sponsors and marketing partners for their support of the 2023 racing season: Valvoline, Zerex by Valvoline, Brucebilt Performance Parts, Hoosier Racing Tire, E-Z-GO, Sunoco Race Fuels, Bazell Race Fuels, SFP Performance Systems, MyRacePass, FloRacing, Impact Race Gear, XS Power Batteries, Vic Hill Racing Engines, Racecar Engineering, American Racer Tires, Keltner Contracting, Todd Steel Buildings, TW Taylor Trucking, Earnhardt Technologies Group, Weichert Realtors-Ford Brothers (Judith Dyehouse-Agent), Swafford Signs, KY Clutch, DIRTcar Racing, Brown Haven Homes, Knowles Race Parts and Bodies, Coosa Heating and Cooling, STAKT Products, KND Safety, Chattanooga Valley Auto Parts, PopBit, Denby’s J&J Construction, Jim and Nancy Viox, Advanced Transportation, Lowe’s Tows, Reno’s Roadhouse, and Racetrack Safety Initiative.

Brucebilt Performance Parts Iron-Man Open Wheel Modified Series/DIRTcar Modified DTWC A-Main Feature Purse: 1. $5,000, 2. $2,500, 3. $1,500, 4. $1,250, 5. $1,000, 6. $800, 7. $700, 8. $650, 9. $600, 10. $550, 11. $450, 12. $425, 13. $400, 14. $375, 15. $350, 16. $325, 17. $300, 18. $300, 19. $300, 20. $300, 21. $300, 22. $300, 23. $300, 24. $300

Brucebilt Performance Parts Iron-Man Open Wheel Modified Series/DIRTcar Modified DTWC B-Main Purses: 1. Transfer to A-Main, 2. Transfer to A-Main, 3. $200, 4. $180, 5. $160, 6. $150, 7. $140, 8. $130, 9. $125, 10. $125, 11. $125, 12. $125, 13. $125, 14. $125, 15. $125, 16. $125, 17. $125, 18. $125, 19. $125, 20. $125, 21. $125, 22. $125, 23. $125, 24. $125

Previous Dirt Track World Championship Open Wheel Modified Champions:
1999-Ken Riddle-Parkersburg, WV
2000-Modifieds were not in competition at the DTWC
2001-Modifieds were not in competition at the DTWC
2002-Joey Kramer-Hanover, IN
2003-Earl Plessinger-Seymour, IN
2004-Jason Wheatley-Loretto, KY
2005-Corey Conley-Wellsburg, WV
2006-Jeff Staggers-Neward, OH
2007-Rick Aukland-Zanesville, OH
2008-Jason Wheatley-Loretto, KY
2009-Jason Wheatley-Loretto, KY
2010-Jared Landers-Batesville, AR
2011-Rick Aukland-Zanesville, OH
2012-Rick Aukland-Zanesville, OH
2013-Greggie Oliver-Jackson, OH
2014-Jacob Hawkins-Fairmont, WV
2015-Jacob Hawkins-Fairmont, WV
2016-Jacob Hawkins-Fairmont, WV
2017-K.C. Burdette-Parkersburg, WV
2018-K.C. Burdette-Parkersburg, WV
2019-Eddie Carrier, Jr.-Fairmont, WV
2020-Seth Daniels-Jackson, OH
2021-Chris Wilson-Louisa, KY
2022-Nathan Loney-Danville, OH

About Brucebilt Performance Parts
Brucebilt Performance is a one-stop shop for everything dirt racing located in Knoxville, Tennessee. Brucebilt Performance carries a vast array of parts, while also operating a full-scale fabrication and repair shop and their parts menu includes an assortment of new chassis, old chassis, along with new parts of all kinds for your racing vehicle. For more information about Brucebilt Performance, visit www.brucebilt.com

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