Tim Manville, Matt Mevert, Chuck Adams, Danny Ems & Jacob Rexing earn victories at Federated Auto Parts Raceway at I-55!
Pevely, MO (June 9th, 2012) - Tim Manville of Highland, Illinois earned his first UMP DIRTcar Late Model win of 2012 at Federated Auto Parts Raceway at I-55 as he out-dueled Randy Korte for the win. Manville started on the front row and got the lead at the drop of the green flag. Manville would battle with Jeff Johns until the two reached lapped traffic on lap eight. That when Manville and Jeff Johns would make contact on the back stretch with Jeff Johns getting into the outside wall and then spinning into the inside wall and ending his night. Manville would then battle with Randy Korte for the remaining seventeen laps. The two raced side by side for several laps, swapping the lead on multiple occasions. Manville would get the edge with just a couple of laps remaining and then would hold off Korte's final charge as they exited turn four and headed to the checkered flag. Dewayne Kiefer made up several positions late in the race to finish third. Ron McQuerry had a solid run to finish fourth while Bobby Bittle rounded out the top five.