Jason Feger makes #1 Jack Sullivan earn his second Summer
Nationals win of the 2010 tour. (Darrel Unzel)
DIRTcar Summer Nationals: Sullivan Stops Feger Charge For Peoria Hell Tour Triumph
Peoria, Ill. - July 13. Jack Sullivan earned his second Hell Tour victory the
season on Tuesday at Peoria Speedway, where the DIRTcar Summer Nationals competed for the 25th time in 27
Sullivan, of Greenbriar, Ark., jumped out to early lead over pole-sitter Frank
Heckenast Jr., and then fended off multiple challenges from multiple angles
A midfield fight for position between Bryan Sheppard, #75 Brian Harris, and #12 Doug
Drown. (Darrel Unzel)
thrown at him by Hell Tour point leader Jason Feger during the 40-lap main event.
Sullivan, who also won at Clarksville (Tenn.) Speedway, collected $5,000 for winning.
Feger finished a strong second, charging from his eighth-place starting spot to
add a little more distance between himself and defending champion Dennis Erb Jr. in the DIRTcar Summer Nationals
point standings. Monday night winner Ryan Unzicker was third, followed by Heckenast and Steve Lance, Jr.
The day ends early for Kyle Logue (#21) and Brian Crebo (#99) during heat race #4 in Summer
Nationals "Hell Tour" action at Peoria (Ill.) Speedway. (Jimmy Dearing)
Summer Nationals - Peoria
(1) Jack Sullivan, (2) Jason Feger, (3) Ryan Unzicker,
(4) Frank Heckenast Jr., (5) Steve Lance Jr., (6) Dennis Erb Jr. (prov.), (7) Mike Mullvain, (8)
Kevin Weaver, (9) Billy Moyer Jr., (10) Shannon Babb, (11) Rich Bell, (12) Doug Drown, (13) Brian
Harris, (14) Jeff Maher (prov.), (15) Brandon Sheppard (prov.), (16) Tim Lance (prov.), (17) Jason
Jaggers, (18) Todd Bennett, (19) Jeep Van Wormer (prov.), (20) Mike Hammerle (prov.), (21) Charley
Hess, (22) Jay Sparks, (23) Mike Provenzano, (24) Dillan White.
Fast Time (44 entries): Brian Shirley (12.545 secs.); Heat winners: Sullivan, Heckenast, Unzicker,
Babb; B-Main Winner: Harris
Rudy Garcia photo