Friday, 19 July 2019

Results

Canandaigua, NY - Thursday, July 4 - On lap ninety-nine out of one hundred Max McLaughlin and Erick Rudolph swapped the lead and made heavy contact in the final corner coming to the checkered flag. A few laps before that Matt Sheppard made a stunning three-wide move going into turn three to get into a podium position. As it turned out, that was the winning move. Billy Dunn crossed the finish line in second place after spending a majority of the race battling wheel-to-wheel in the top 3. In third place, outside pole sitter Just Wright kept his nose clean and finished an impressive third place. 

Read more: 07/04/2019 Liberty 100 Land of Legends Raceway

PLATTSBURGH, NY - July 1, 2019 - Lightning Larry Wight takes advantage of a restart at the halfway point to drive passed Matt Sheppard on the outside. Wight and the Gypsum Racing team went home $10,000 richer and now have a guaranteed starting position in the Billy Whittaker Cars 200 at NAPA Super DIRT Week XLVIII in October at Oswego Speedway. Runner-up Matt Sheppard drove to the front early, passing both Mat Williamson and then leader Brett Hearn for the lead. Sheppard had a massive half-track lead at one point but after the bottom line went away for him, he lost his speed. In third place came the No. 27J of Danny Johnson who battled hard in the top ten all night to earn his podium result.  Read more: 07/01/19 Border Battle 100 Plattsburgh Airborne Speedway

CORNWALL, ON - June 30, 2019 - Matt Sheppard battled up through the top-five to take the lead early in the race but had to go toe-to-toe with The Doctor Danny Johnson to secure the win. Larry Wight crossed the finish line in second place, which is a solid points-finish for the Gypsum Express driver. With another third place podium, Mat Williamson didn't let Sheppard run away with all the points. Williamon started on the pole and even after fading back early, he never let the leader out of his sight.  Read more: 06/30/19 O'Canada 100 Cornwall Motor Speedway

MALTA, NY - June 25, 2019 - Brett Hearn's The Big Show 11 lived up to its name. In a 111-lap race that few will soon forget, five-time NAPA Super DIRT Week Champion Stewart Friesen passed race promotor and eight-time Series Champion Brett Hearn on lap 110. Mat Williamson put together another solid finish to round out the podium. Read more: 06/25/2019 The Big Show 11 Albany-Saratoga Speedway

WEEDSPORT, NY - May 27. 2019 - Last year's Series runner-up Erick Rudolph battled back a bevy of Big Blocks to capture another Weedsport Speedway checkered flag. Close across the stripe behind him was Gypsum Express's veteran pilot Billy Decker. NASCAR Gander Outdoors Truck Series star Stewart Friesen made his bid for the top spot multiple times but was eventually passed by the No. 91.

Read more: 05/27/2019 Heroes Remembered 100 Weedsport Speedway

LAFARGVILLE, NY - Matt Sheppard won the Thunder in the Thousand Islands 100, NAPA Super DIRT Week Qualifier from the outside pole. Sheppard defeated all challengers including Erick Rudolph, Billy Decker, Billy Dunn, and Mat Williamson to hold onto the lead for a huge $10,000 payday. Mat Williamson's brand new No. 88 Buzzchew Chevy Big-Block Modified was stout and finished in Sheppard's tracks for second place. Billy Dunn took advantage of a familiar race track., where he's won many races, to round out the podium.

Read more: 04/13/2019 Thunder in the Thousand Islands 100 Can-Am Speedway

BARBERVILLE, FL – February 16, 2019 – After a breathless week of incredible Super DIRTcar Series action, Stewart Friesen held off Gypsum Racing teammates Larry Wight and Billy Decker to win the 50-lap DIRTcar Nationals finale. Friesen outran Larry Wight on a green, white, checkered flag restart, but Wight tallied enough points to capture the Gator Championship. Billy Decker, who won the first round of DIRTcar Nationals Big-Block Modified competition, ran well enough to round out the podium.

Read more: 02/16/2019 DIRTcar Nationals Round Four Volusia Speedway Park

BARBERVILLE, FL – February 15, 2019 – If the 2019 DIRTcar Nationals truly set the tone for the rest of season, then Super DIRTcar Series Big-Block Modified fans are in for a banner year. The third round of the quest for the Big Gator was captured by Gypsum Racing’s No. 99L Lightning Larry Wight thanks to his commitment to the top side of the race track, no matter how little cushion was left to lean on. Early race leader Matt Sheppard was initially overtaken by two Gypsum Racing cars, but managed to get back around the veteran pilot of the No. 42P, Pat Ward to retake second place. Pole-sitter Peter Britten challenged for a podium, running the high side as well, but was forced to settle for fourth.

Read more: 02/15/2019 DIRTcar Nationals Round Three Volusia Speedway Park

BARBERVILLE, FL - February 14, 2019 - Love for dirt racing was in the air at Volusia Speedway Park this Valentine's Day as a tremendous crowd watched three super-powered heroes battle it out for the podium. Super Matt Sheppard triumphed over Stewart Mr. Freeze Friesen, and Batman Peter Britten. Sheppard made a two-for-one pass coming out of turn two for his first win of 2019 in a new car with a new engine.

Read more: 02/14/2019 DIRTcar Nationals Round Two Volusia Speedway Park

BARBERVILLE, FL – February 13, 2019 – It took just one race for Billy Decker to return to his winning ways in the famous red No. 91 Gypsum Express Big-Block Modified, there was nothing easy about it on Wednesday night in DIRTcar Nationals at Volusia Speedway Park. Not only did Decker, of Unadilla, NY, hold off teammate and reigning NAPA Super DIRT Week Champion Larry Wight, but he was forced to out-muscle legendary Billy Pauch to come away with the checkered flag. Wight and Pauch ran side-by-side for nearly half the race while trying to run down Decker.

Read more: 02/13/2019 DIRTcar Nationals Round One Volusia Speedway Park

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