Gilpin's Eighth Win of '17 Comes at
PRP; Sixth in Boone Coleman Gator 50!
18, 2017) Devin Gilpin racked up his eighth victory
of the 2017 racing season on Saturday night, June 17 in Open Wheel
Modified action at Portsmouth Raceway Park in Portsmouth, Ohio!
Devin started sixth on the grid in the 20-lapper and drove to the
point past early leader Jeremy Rayburn on the 15th circuit. The
Columbus, Indiana standout then led the final handful of laps to
bag the $1,000 triumph ahead of Ben Adkins, Jeremy Rayburn, Nathon
Loney, and Jody Puckett! Behind the wheel of his Super Late Model
in the $5,000 to win 'Boone Coleman Memorial Gator 50,' Devin improved
five spots during the course of the 50-lap affair en route to a
strong sixth place showing at PRP. Full results from both races
last night at Portsmouth can be viewed online at www.portsraceway.com.
(Tyler Carr Photo)
Devin Gilpin Transfers into Hoosier
Dirt Classic; Wins Again in Modified!
15, 2017) The Devin Gilpin Racing (DGR) team made
the short trek to the legendary Brownstown Speedway in Brownstown,
Indiana on Wednesday evening, June 14 for the annual running of
the 'Hoosier Dirt Classic.' In UMP DIRTcar Summer Nationals action
for the Super Late Models, Devin Gilpin ran fifth in his heat race,
second in the B-Main, and eighteenth in the $5,000 to win main event.
Behind the wheel of his Open Wheel Modified, Devin scored the heat
race victory and the feature triumph to bag the $1,000 payday over
Earl Plessinger, Tyler Nicely, Josh Harris, and Jeremy Owens! The
win last night at Brownstown marked his seventh trip to victory
lane so far in 2017!!! Full results can be accessed online at www.brownstownspeedway.com.
Gilpin Tackles Dirt Late Model Dream
Weekend at Eldora
11, 2017) The #1G team rolled into the famed Eldora
Speedway in Rossburg, Ohio from June 8-10 for the 23rd running of
the 'Dirt Late Model Dream,' which once again carried a hefty $100,000
winner's check. The three-day crown jewel spectacular at the 1/2-mile,
high-banked speedplant drew 79 Super Late Model competitors. Things
kicked off at the "Big E" with a pair of Twin 25 preliminary
programs, which paid $5,000 and $10,000 to win respectively.
Devin Gilpin finished sixth in his heat race and third
in his B-Main on Thursday night before driving up to eighteenth
in the 25-lap main event. On Friday evening, Devin ran sixth in
his heat race, won his B-Main, and later wound up nineteenth in
the final finishing order of the 25-lapper. When the stakes were
raised in the Buckeye State on Saturday, the Columbus, Indiana standout
placed sixth in his loaded heat race and twenty-third in his consolation
event, which unfortunately kept Devin out of the 100-lap 'Dirt Late
Model Dream.' Full results from the extended weekend at Eldora Speedway
can be accessed by pointing your Internet browser to www.eldoraspeedway.com.
Devin Gilpin Sweeps Brownstown to
Bring Win Total to Six!!
4, 2017) Devin Gilpin Racing (DGR) swept the Super
Late Model and Open Wheel Modified portion of the racing program
on Saturday evening, June 3 at the legendary Brownstown Speedway
in Brownstown, Indiana to jump their 2017 win total to six! In the
Super Late Model division, Devin Gilpin won his heat race prior
to beating Chad Stapleton, Jared Bailey, Jeff Wilson, and Marty
O'Neal to the checkers in the feature to claim the $1,200 victory.
Behind the wheel of his Open Wheel Modified, Devin won his heat
race once again in preliminary action prior to bagging the $1,500
top prize in the main event.
Earlier in the weekend, DGR unloaded both racecars on Friday night
at Moler Raceway Park in Williamsburg, Ohio. Devin won both heat
races before finishing runner-up in the $1,000 to win Super Late
Model headliner behind victor Steve Casebolt and fourteenth in the
$2,000 to win Open Wheel Modified special. Full results from both
facilities can be accessed online at www.molerracewaypark.com
Gilpin Grabs Two More Open Wheel Modified
28, 2017) Devin Gilpin, of Columbus, Indiana, recorded
two more Open Wheel Modified victories on May 26-27 at Bloomington
Speedway in Bloomington, Indiana and Brownstown Speedway in Brownstown,
Indiana! On Friday night at Bloomington, Devin won his heat race
in preliminary action prior to leading each and every circuit in
the main event en route to capturing the $1,000 payday. At Brownstown
on Saturday evening, a similar story was told, as he won his heat
race and later led from flag-to-flag in the A-Main to score the
$600 top prize. Behind the wheel of his Super Late Model at Brownstown,
Devin placed second in his heat race prior to advancing up to third
in the $3,000 to win MARS-East Series feature event to finish on
the podium behind only race winner Steve Casebolt and runner-up
Nick Hoffman. Full results from the action-packed holiday weekend
can be accessed online at www.bloomingtonspeedway.com
Devin Gilpin Invades Land of Lincoln
for Farmer City 74...
13, 2017) The #1g team trekked to Farmer City Raceway
in Farmer City, Illinois on May 11-12 for a pair of MARS Dirt Car
Series specials that made up the inaugural 'Farmer City 74.' Devin
Gilpin unfortunately failed to transfer into both the $3,000 and
$20,000 to win Super Late Model races, but was able to transfer
his Open Wheel Modified into Friday's main event, which boasted
a $5,000 top prize. Devin stopped the clock seventh quickest in
his group during qualifying prior to running third in his stacked
heat race. The Columbus, Indiana native then wound up seventeenth
in the final finishing order of the 47-lap UMP Modified headliner.
Full results from Thursday and Friday in the Land of Lincoln can
be accessed online at www.farmercityracing.com.
Gilpin Charges to Eighth in $12,000
Ralph Latham Memorial!!
7, 2017) Devin Gilpin Racing (DGR) invaded Florence
Speedway in Union, Kentucky on Saturday evening, May 6 for the 31st
edition of the 'Ralph Latham Memorial.' The Lucas Oil Late Model
Dirt Series rolled into the Cincinnati-area to preside over the
$12,000 to win throwdown. Devin Gilpin knocked down the eighth quickest
time in Group B during the qualifying session and later grabbed
the fourth and final transfer spot through his stacked heat race.
After starting the 60-lap headliner from the outside of the eighth
row, Devin charged up inside of the top ten - eventually guiding
his Sweet-Bloomquist mount to an impressive eighth place showing
against the stellar national field. Complete results from last night's
'Ralph Latham Memorial' can be accessed online at www.lucasdirt.com.
Devin Gilpin Competes with Lucas Oil
Series; Lands on Podium at Vernon
(April 24, 2017) Devin
Gilpin and his #1g team entered a pair of events from April 20-23
at Atomic Speedway in Alma, Ohio and Twin Cities Raceway Park in
Vernon, Indiana. On Thursday night at Atomic, the Lucas Oil Late
Model Dirt Series presided over the annual 'Buckeye Spring 50,'
which boasted a hefty $10,000 winner's share. Devin finished seventh
in his stacked heat race prior to grabbing the third and final transfer
spot through his B-Main. In the 50-lap headliner, Devin moved up
a few positions early in the distance before winding up twentieth
in the final rundown at the former K-C Raceway.
The DGR team then traveled to Twin Cities on Sunday afternoon for
a weekly Open Wheel Modified event, which paid $700 to the winner.
Devin placed third in his heat race and later rolled off from the
outside of the third row in the 25-lap main event. The Columbus,
Indiana ace then wheeled his Impressive machine to a third place
podium effort behind only victor Jeremy Owens and runner-up Jacoby
Hines. Full results from both facilities can be accessed online
Gilpin Travels to Florence Speedway
for Spring Nationals Visit
16, 2017) Devin Gilpin Racing (DGR) rolled into
the venerable Florence Speedway in Union, Kentucky on Saturday evening,
April 15 for a visit by the Schaeffer's Oil Spring Nationals Series
tour. Devin Gilpin clicked off the fourth fastest lap in Group A
during qualifying prior to scoring a victory in heat race action.
After starting the $5,000 to win feature event from the inside of
the fourth row, Devin was caught up in an early-race incident that
resulted in heavy right rear damage on his #1g machine. The Columbus,
Indiana native eventually retired from the 50-lapper and wound up
twentieth in the final finishing order. Complete results from last
night at Florence Speedway can be accessed online at www.florencespeedway.com.
New Website Launched for Devin Gilpin
and #1g Team!
14, 2017) Columbus, Indiana racer Devin Gilpin and
his Devin Gilpin Racing (DGR) team, along with Delph Communications,
Inc., welcome you to the all-new www.DevinGilpin1g.com! The newly
launched website is dedicated to the Super Late Model and Open Wheel
Modified standout and his #1g raceteam. Devin is a three-time UMP
Modified National Champion (2012-2014) and was the 2016 Schaeffer's
Oil Southern Nationals Series Champion. So far in 2017, Devin has
already reached Brownstown (IN) Speedway victory lane on two different
occasions aboard his Impressive Open Wheel Modified. Keep up-to-date
on the latest schedule plans, results, photos, and news concerning
the DGR team, as well as purchase official merchandise, by pointing
your Internet browser to www.DevinGilpin1g.com! (Mark
DGR Back in Victory Lane
in Modified at Brownstown Speedway!
9, 2017) The Devin Gilpin Racing (DGR) team backed
up their win last week at Brownstown Speedway with another Open
Wheel Modified triumph on Saturday evening, April 8 at the Brownstown,
Indiana facility! Devin Gilpin ran third in heat race action, but
drove to the front in the headliner to bag the $600 winner's share
over Bradley Sterrett, Matt Boknecht, Ernie Gingerich, and Bryson
Clark. Behind the wheel of his Super Late Model, Devin finished
second in his heat race and third in the $1,200 to win weekly feature
event behind only victor Jared Bailey and runner-up Marty O'Neal.
Full results from the 1/4-mile Jackson County fairgrounds oval can
be obtained by visiting www.brownstownspeedway.com.
Devin Gilpin Gets First
Victory of 2017 Season at Brownstown!
2, 2017) Devin Gilpin found victory lane for the
first time in the young 2017 racing season in Open Wheel Modified
action on Saturday night, April 1 at the legendary Brownstown Speedway
in Brownstown, Indiana! After finishing third in his heat race,
Devin drove from seventh to first in the main event to score the
$600 payday over Matt Boknecht, Trent Young, Jacoby Hines, and John
Clippinger. In the $3,000 to win Ultimate Battle of the Bluegrass
Super Late Model Series portion of the program at the 1/4-mile oval,
Devin placed third in his heat race prior to slipping back to twelfth
at the completion of thirty green flag circuits. Complete results
from last night at the nearby Brownstown Speedway can be viewed
by clicking on www.brownstownspeedway.com.
Gilpin Charges to Second;
Winds Up Fifth in Annual Spring 50
26, 2017) Devin Gilpin Racing (DGR) kicked off their
version of the 2017 racing season on Saturday evening, March 25
at the venerable Florence Speedway in Union, Kentucky. The unsanctioned
'Spring 50' was on tap at the undersized 1/2-mile speedplant and
a $5,000 top prize was on the line in the Super Late Model special.
Devin Gilpin ran fifth in his stacked heat race prior to starting
the 50-lap headliner from the inside of the seventh row. The Columbus,
Indiana ace then blasted all the way up to second in the running
order before eventually settling for a solid fifth place effort
aboard his #1g Sweet-Bloomquist ride. Devin trailed only feature
winner Jason Jameson, Bobby Pierce, Steve Casebolt, and Kent Robinson
at the checkered flag. Full results from last night at Florence
Speedway can be accessed online at www.florencespeedway.com.