Monthly Archives: July 2011

Schlenk Set Blistering Pace To Fourth Win Of Year

A heavy downpour shortly before race time at Oakshade Raceway delayed the start of racing, but it didn’t dampen the smiles on at least 46 kids who went home with new wheels (bicycles, tricycles, scooters, etc.) on the “Night of Wheels.” It also made for some extremely fast racing with Rusty Schlenk finding his way to victory lane for the fourth time this year at Oakshade. Read more

Babb Wins Birthday Race/Summer Nationals Finale

Shannon Babb, from Moweaqua, Illinois, picked up his sixth consecutive DIRTcar UMP Summer Nationals win in front of a jam-packed crowd at Oakshade Raceway on Saturday night. It was the final event of the series in which Babb was crowned champion in addition to picking up the $10,000 check from Oakshade for winning the 13th Annual Birthday Race. Read more

Birthday Race Weekend

Oakshade Raceway will once again host the DIRTcar UMP Late Model Summer Nationals Finale in the 13th Annual Birthday Race. In addition, the DIRTcar Summit Racing Equipment Modified Nationals and Oakshade Hornets will also be in action. Read more