Gilpin Moves Up to Twelfth
in Modified DTWC to End Season
19, 2019) Devin Gilpin Racing (DGR) invaded Portsmouth
Raceway Park in Portsmouth, Ohio on October 17-18 for the Open Wheel
Modified portion of the 'Dirt Track World Championship' weekend,
which closed out their 2019 campaign. On Thursday night during preliminary
action, Devin Gilpin advanced to fourth in his loaded heat race
prior to grabbing the second transfer spot through his consolation
event. After rolling off from the inside of the twelfth row in Friday's
$5,000 to win headliner, Devin was able to steer past eleven competitors
during the feature to land a respectable twelfth place performance.
Complete results from the season-ending DTWC weekend can be located
online at www.portsraceway.com.
Devin Gilpin Picks Up
Seventh Win of 2019 Campaign in FunFest!
13, 2019) Columbus, Indiana ace Devin Gilpin recorded
his seventh overall victory in 2019 over the October 11-12 weekend
in the annual 'FunFest' at Brownstown Speedway in Brownstown, Indiana!
Piloting his Open Wheel Modified, Devin won his heat race in preliminary
action and also took the checkers in both the Odd/Even feature event
and the headliner. He led each and every circuit of the 'FunFest'
main event to capture the $850 winner's check ahead of Jordan Wever,
Cole Falloway, Bradley Sterrett, and Levi Godsey! Full results from
the hectic weekend at Brownstown Speedway can be accessed online
Gilpin Sews Up Track
Championship at Brownstown Speedway!
6, 2019) Devin Gilpin, of Columbus, Indiana, secured
his third straight Super Late Model Track Championship at Brownstown
Speedway in Brownstown, Indiana on Saturday evening, October 5!
In the track's Season Championship contest, Devin placed third in
his heat race prior to knocking down a solid top five in the $1,200
to win main event. He crossed underneath the checkered flag in the
fourth spot behind only victor Chad Stapleton, Shelby Miles, and
Jared Bailey. Full results from last night at Brownstown Speedway
can be accessed online at www.brownstownspeedway.com.
Devin Gilpin Rolls into
Florence; Wins Heat Race & Leads Laps
29, 2019) Devin Gilpin Racing (DGR) invaded Florence
Speedway in Union, Kentucky on Saturday night, September 28 to compete
in a weekly Super Late Model program, which boasted a $1,200 top
prize. Devin Gilpin won his heat race in preliminary action to earn
a starting spot at the front of the feature field. The 30-lapper
did not go Devin's way; however, as the Columbus, Indiana ace led
laps early until a flat tire and was later wrecked by another competitor
as he was coming back through the field from the rear. Devin eventually
retired from the contest and was paid for a twelfth place showing.
Complete results from last night at the 1/2-mile oval can be accessed
online at www.florencespeedway.com.
Gilpin Competes in Lucas
Oil Doubleheader at Kokomo & Brownstown
22, 2019) Devin Gilpin found himself at Kokomo Speedway
in Kokomo, Indiana and Brownstown Speedway in Brownstown, Indiana
on September 20-21 for a pair of Lucas Oil Late Model Dirt Series
specials. In Friday's $12,000 to win shootout at Kokomo, Devin ran
sixth in his stacked heat race, but was unfortunately an early retiree
in the attrition-filled 50-lap main event and was paid for a twenty-second
place showing. At Brownstown on Saturday evening in the 40th Annual
'Jackson 100,' which carried a $15,000 paycheck, Devin received
a track provisional to gain access into the 100-lapper and once
again retired early in the twenty-fifth position. Complete results
from the LOLMDS double dip in the Hoosier State can be viewed online
Devin Gilpin Grabs Sixth
Checkered Flag in Jackson 100 Tune-Up!
15, 2019) Columbus, Indiana ace Devin Gilpin grabbed
his sixth checkered flag of the 2019 campaign on Saturday evening,
September 14 at Brownstown Speedway in Brownstown, Indiana! Aboard
his familiar #1G Bloomquist Super Late Model, Devin ran second in
his heat race and later took the point around the lap ten mark in
the unsanctioned main event. Devin then led the remainder of the
feature contest to pocket the $2,000 top prize in the final tune-up
race leading up to next weekend's 'Jackson 100' over Greg Johnson,
Jared Bailey, Steve Godsey, and Shelby Miles! Full results from
last night at Brownstown Speedway can be accessed online at www.brownstownspeedway.com.
Gilpin Runner-Up at Salem;
Suffers Shock Issues in Baltes Classic
(September 2, 2019) Devin
Gilpin and Jim Beeman Motorsports tackled a pair of Labor Day weekend
special events from August 30-September 1 in the states of Indiana
and Ohio. On Friday night at Thunder Valley Raceway in Salem, Indiana,
Devin won his heat race in preliminary action prior to winding up
second in the $3,000 to win MARS Racing Series main event behind
only victor Greg Johnson. At the famed Eldora Speedway in Rossburg,
Ohio on Sunday evening in the annual 'Baltes Classic,' which carried
a $5,000 top prize, Devin once again scored a heat race triumph
before right front shock problems early in the 30-lapper dropped
the Columbus, Indiana ace to a thirteenth place showing. Complete
results from the holiday weekend can be viewed online at www.marsracingseries.com
Jim Beeman Motorsports
Tackles Lake Cumberland Speedway
25, 2019) Jim Beeman Motorsports and driver Devin
Gilpin rolled south to Lake Cumberland Speedway in Burnside, Kentucky
on Saturday evening, August 24 for the annual running of the 'Harold
Hardgrove Memorial.' The unsanctioned Super Late Model special drew
a 24 car field and a huge throng of race fans to the 3/8-mile oval.
Devin timed in tenth quickest overall during qualifying prior to
grabbing the third transfer spot through his heat race. After starting
the $10,022 to win main event from the inside of the fourth row,
Devin was unfortunately spun on a lap 17 restart and wound up being
paid for a disappointing nineteenth place effort following the conclusion
of the 50-lap headliner. Complete results from last night at LCS
can be found online at www.lcspeedway.net.
Gilpin Reunites with
Beeman; Lands on Podium in Southern Ohio
18, 2019) Devin Gilpin and Jim Beeman Motorsports
reunited over the August 16-17 weekend for a pair of unsanctioned
special events at Moler Raceway Park in Williamsburg, Ohio and Portsmouth
Raceway Park in Portsmouth, Ohio. On Friday night in the $5,000
to win 'Ike Moler Memorial,' Devin placed second in his heat race,
started the 50-lapper from the outside of the fifth row, and later
drove up to second before winding up third and on the podium before
only victor Steve Casebolt and runner-up R.J. Conley. At PRP on
Saturday evening in the 'Fred Dillow Memorial,' which boasted a
$6,083 payday, Devin once again ran second in his heat race before
blasting up to second in the 40-lap main event to finish an impressive
runner-up behind only race winner Casebolt. Full results from both
weekend shows can be viewed online at www.thenewmrp.com
Devin Gilpin Transfers
into $50,000 to win North/South 100
11, 2019) The Devin Gilpin Racing (DGR) team traveled
to Florence Speedway in Union, Kentucky on August 8-10 for the 37th
Annual 'North/South 100.' The Lucas Oil Late Model Dirt Series once
again presided over the weekend at the Cincinnati-area venue and
53 competitors signed into the pit area for the crown jewel spectacular.
On Thursday night in the $10,000 to win 'North/South Shootout,'
Devin Gilpin laid down the quickest lap in Group B during qualifying
before placing fifth in his heat race and fourth in his B-Main,
which unfortunately kept him out of the 50-lap feature that was
ultimately won by Chris Madden.
At Florence on Friday evening during the double set
of qualifying heat races, Devin ran fourth in his first heat race
of the night before blasting to third in his final prelim. By virtue
of accumulating the eleventh most passing points, Devin rolled off
from the inside of the sixth row in Saturday's $50,000 to win 'North/South
100.' The Columbus, Indiana ace then had a solid run throughout
the 100-lap headliner and was eventually paid for a fifteenth place
showing in one of the biggest events of the year. Complete results
from the 'North/South 100' weekend can be accessed online by clicking
Gilpin Lands in Top Ten
of $10k Hall of Fame Classic
4, 2019) Devin Gilpin and his #1G team were back
in the pit area at Brownstown Speedway in Brownstown, Indiana on
Saturday evening, August 3 for the annual 'Hall of Fame Classic,'
which boasted a $10,000 payday. After unfortunately missing out
on Schaeffer's Oil MARS Racing Series qualifying due to suffering
mechanical troubles, Devin blasted from the tail in his heat race
to finish second. After rolling off from the inside of the fourth
row in the 50-lap main event, Devin raced hard throughout the top
ten and eventually wound up ninth in the final finishing order of
the caution-free special. Complete results from last night can be
found online by clicking on www.marsracingseries.com.
Devin Gilpin Grabs Podium
Effort in Paul Crockett Memorial!
28, 2019) Following a disappointing nineteenth place
effort due to power steering woes on Thursday night in an Open Wheel
Modified during the Jackson County Fair race at Brownstown Speedway,
Devin Gilpin unloaded his Super Late Model on Saturday evening,
July 27 at the Brownstown, Indiana oval. The annual running of the
'Paul Crockett Memorial' was held last night at the 1/4-mile facility
and a $2,500 top prize was on the line. Devin placed second in heat
race action and later wound up third in the unsanctioned A-Main
behind only victor Greg Johnson and runner-up Shelby Miles! Full
results from both Brownstown races can be viewed by clicking on
Gilpin Wins Again at
Brownstown for Fifth Victory of 2019!
14, 2019) Devin Gilpin, of Columbus, Indiana, racked
up his fifth victory of 2019 on Saturday evening, July 13 in a Super
Late Model at the legendary Brownstown Speedway in Brownstown, Indiana!
After winning his heat race in preliminary action, Devin led much
of the weekly feature event to capture the $1,200 winner's check
ahead of Joe Godsey, Shelby Miles, Jared Bailey, and Austin Burns.
On Friday night at Moler Raceway Park in Williamsburg, Ohio, Devin
was running third in the Super Late Model main event until a flat
tire dropped him to a seventeenth place showing. In Open Wheel Modified
action at MRP, Devin ran a strong second behind only victor Adam
Stricker. Full results from both facilities can be accessed online