Gilpin Sweeps Weekend
in Kentucky to Elevate Win Total to Five!
6, 2021) Red-hot Devin Gilpin continued his winning
ways over the June 4-5 weekend by sweeping a pair of unsanctioned
Super Late Model events in the Commonwealth of Kentucky! On Friday
night in the 'Big Daddy Classic' at Ponderosa Speedway in Junction
City, Kentucky, Devin timed in fourth fastest overall during qualifying
before running second in his heat race. Devin then streaked to the
front in the feature and took the lead with only two laps remaining
to land the $4,088 top prize over Billy Moyer, Jr., Dustin Linville,
Justin Rattliff, and Michael Chilton.
At Lake Cumberland Speedway in Burnside, Kentucky
on Saturday evening, Devin swept the night by earning Fast Time
honors during qualifying, won his heat race, and later led all forty
circuits in the headliner. In addition to capturing the $4,000 winner's
check ahead of Justin Rattliff, Billy Moyer, Jr., Tommy Bailey,
and Karl Tipton, Devin also picked up a $1,000 bonus for sweeping
the weekend! Full results from both weekend shows can be accessed
online at www.ponderosaspeedway.net
(Chris Anderson Photo)
Devin Gilpin Remains
Hot; Claims $5,031 Paycheck at LCS!
23, 2021) Devin Gilpin, of Columbus, Indiana, parked
his #1G ride in victory lane for the third time 2021 on Saturday
evening, May 22 at Lake Cumberland Speedway in Burnside, Kentucky!
The Valvoline Iron-Man Late Model Series presided over the annual
running of the 'Johnny Wheeler Memorial' and 24 competitors showed
up to do battle in the single-day program. Devin won his heat race
in preliminary action and later started the 40-lap main event from
the pole position. He then wired the feature field by leading each
and every circuit en route to capturing the $5,031 windfall ahead
of Dustin Linville, Jared Hawkins, Jensen Ford, and Zack Dohm! Complete
results from last night at LCS can be viewed online at www.imdirt.net.
Second Victory of Year
for Gilpin Comes at Nearby Brownstown!
16, 2021) For the second straight Saturday evening,
Devin Gilpin picked up a Super Late Model triumph - this time at
the nearby Brownstown Speedway on May 15! Devin ran fourth in his
heat race at the Brownstown, Indiana oval, but later came out on
top of the unsanctioned headliner to pocket the $2,000 top prize.
The Columbus, Indiana ace beat a top five that consisted of runner-up
Jared Bailey, Shelby Miles, Britan Godsey, and Alan Edsell!
Earlier in the busy week, the #1G team entered high-profile
contests at both Brownstown Speedway and Moler Raceway Park in Williamsburg,
Ohio. On Wednesday at Brownstown in a $10,000 to win Castrol FloRacing
Night in America Series contest, Devin placed fourth in his heat
race, but was an early retiree in the 40-lapper, which dropped him
to twentieth in the final rundown. At MRP on Friday in a $5,000
to win throwdown, Devin won his heat race in preliminary action
before securing an impressive runner-up effort in the unsanctioned
A-Main behind only victor Tyler Erb! Full results from all three
races can be viewed online at www.brownstownspeedway.com
(Mark Schaefer Photo)
Gilpin Grabs First Win
of 2021 Season at Florence Speedway!
9, 2021) Devin Gilpin, of Columbus, Indiana, landed
in victory lane for the first time in 2021 on Saturday night, May
8 at Florence Speedway in Union, Kentucky! Devin placed third in
his loaded heat race, but later drove to the front in the 30-lap
weekly Super Late Model feature. He took the lead late in the distance
and led the final eight circuits to bag the $2,000 winner's check.
Finishing behind his #1G machine at the unfurling of the checkers
was a top five that consisted of Austyn Mills, Trevor Landrum, Robby
Hensley, and Kody Evans! Complete results from last night at Florence
Speedway can be viewed online at www.florencespeedway.com.
Devin Gilpin Transfers
into $15,000 Ralph Latham Memorial
2, 2021) The #1G team competed in one single event
over the weekend, as they unloaded in the Florence Speedway pit
area to do battle in the 35th edition of the 'Ralph Latham Memorial.'
The Lucas Oil Late Model Dirt Series once again sanctioned the high-profile
contest at the Union, Kentucky facility, which boasted a $15,000
windfall on Saturday, May 1. Devin Gilpin qualified well and later
grabbed the fourth transfer spot through his stacked heat race.
After rolling off from the inside of the seventh row in the 60-lap
main event, Devin ran into issues and wound up seventeenth in the
final finishing order. Complete results from last night's annual
'Ralph Latham Memorial' can be viewed online at www.lucasdirt.com.
Gilpin Wins Heat and
Nabs Top Five in Trip to Moler Raceway Park
24, 2021) The Devin Gilpin Racing (DGR) team made
a visit to Moler Raceway Park in Williamsburg, Ohio on Friday night,
April 23. A weekly Super Late Model contest was held at MRP and
a $1,500 paycheck was up for grabs. Devin Gilpin won his heat race
in preliminary action and later started the main event from the
pole position. At the end of the contest, Devin found himself in
the fourth finishing position at the southern Ohio venue behind
only victor Josh Rice, Robby Hensley, and Austyn Mills. Complete
results from last night's race at MRP can be accessed online at
Power Steering Problems
Hamper Devin Gilpin at Florence...
18, 2021) Devin Gilpin and his #1G team invaded
Florence Speedway in Union, Kentucky on Saturday evening, April
17 for a $5,000 to win Super Late Model throwdown. Devin qualified
well and ran second in his heat race to earn the outside of the
second row for the start of the 40-lap main event. He was then running
in the fourth position during the course of the unsanctioned affair
before power steering woes caused him to pull pitside. The Columbus,
Indiana native was relegated to a disappointing fifteenth place
performance at the Cincinnati-area facility. Full results from last
night at Florence Speedway can be viewed online at www.florencespeedway.com.
Overheating Woes Doom
Gilpin while Leading at Moler...
10, 2021) With all of the rain in the area over
the weekend, Devin Gilpin was able to get one race into the record
books on Friday night, April 9 at Moler Raceway Park in Williamsburg,
Ohio. A weekly Super Late Model show was held last night at MRP
and a $1,500 payday was up for grabs. Devin advanced three spots
in his heat race to finish second and later led the majority of
the main event. Unfortunately, overheating issues with only five
laps to go caused Devin to give up the point and the Columbus, Indiana
driver retired in the ninth finishing position. Complete results
from last night at Moler Raceway Park can be located online at www.mrpracewaypark.com.
(Flag to Flag Photography)
Devin Gilpin Steers to
Strong Fourth Place Showing at Florence!
28, 2021) Next up for the Devin Gilpin Racing (DGR)
team was a visit to Florence Speedway in Union, Kentucky on Saturday,
March 27. The unsanctioned Super Late Model contest drew 24 competitors
to the Cincinnati-area venue to compete for the $5,000 paycheck.
Devin Gilpin placed third in his stacked heat race, which earned
him the rights to the outside of the fourth row for the start of
the 40-lap main event. Devin then worked his way past four competitors
during the A-Main to land a strong fourth place effort behind only
victor Josh Rice, Tyler Erb, and Scott James! Complete results from
yesterday's stop to Florence Speedway can be accessed online by
clicking on www.florencespeedway.com.
(Flag to Flag Photography)
Rough Track Conditions
Postpone Indiana Icebreaker...
21, 2021) The #1G team headed to Brownstown Speedway
in Brownstown, Indiana on Saturday, March 20 for the annual running
of the 'Indiana Icebreaker.' The Lucas Oil Late Model Dirt Series
once again presided over the single-day throwdown in the Hoosier
State and a $15,000 winner's check was up for grabs. A stout 44
car field converged on the 1/4-mile, fairgrounds oval and Devin
Gilpin started off by laying down the ninth fastest lap in Group
A during the qualifying session, which was held on a lightning quick
surface. Citing rough track conditions that led to three violent
flips during preliminary action, track and series officials eventually
agreed to postpone the consolation events and the feature to Sunday,
May 2. More information can be found online by pointing your web
browser to www.lucasdirt.com.
Gilpin Survives Rough
and Tumble Spring 50 with Top Ten
14, 2021) The Devin Gilpin Racing (DGR) team kicked
off their version of the 2021 racing season on Saturday, March 13
at Florence Speedway in Union, Kentucky. The 45th edition of the
'Spring 50' was held at the Cincinnati-area venue and a $10,000
top prize was on the line. With rough and rugged track conditions
throughout the day, Devin Gilpin soldiered to a third place finish
in his loaded heat race before surviving the 50-lap headliner in
the eighth finishing position. Complete results from yesterday's
annual 'Spring 50' can be accessed online by clicking on www.florencespeedway.com.