- Devin Gilpin
- Michael Chilton
- Eric Wells
- Steve Casebolt
- Eddie Carrier Jr.
- Nick Hoffman
- Robby Hensley
- Aaron Ridley
- Duane Chamberlain
- Zach Leonhardi
- Jason Miller
- Nick Latham
- Billy Green
- Trevor Landrum
- Dustin Nobbe
- Kody Evans
- Chicky Barton
- Ryan King
- Ted Nobbe
- Bill Blair Jr.
- Casey Roberts
- Jason Jameson
- Josh Rice
- Forrest Trent
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Daily Dirt 09/30/2023 10:29:37
Sanction: Schaeffer's Spring Nationals (KOI and Federated Auto Parts Spring 50) - $5,000
Information provided by: Alli Collis (last updated April 22, 3:47 pm)
Outdueling Chilton, Gilpin wins Spring 50
KOI and Federated Auto Parts Spring 50
Devin Gilpin in victory lane after his victory at Florence Speedway.
What won the race: Overtaking outside polesitter Michael Chilton for the final time on lap 40 of 50, sixth-starting Devin Gilpin of Columbus, Ind., led the remaining distance for a $5,000 Schaeffer's Spring Nationals victory in Florence Speedway's Spring 50.
Key notes: Gilpin scored his second victory of the weekend after winning the Late Model portion of Brownstown (Ind.) Speedway’s No Way Out 40 on Friday night. … The race marked Gilpin’s first career Spring Nationals victory. … Runner-up finisher Michael Chilton was the winner of Friday’s Spring Nationals event at Ponderosa Speedway. … The race was slowed by three cautions. … The first yellow flag waved on lap 30 when Nick Latham slowed on the racetrack. …. Fifth-running Jason Jameson slowed to draw a caution on lap 31. A yellow flag flew on the ensuing restart when Casey Roberts spun in turns three and four, collecting Ryan King and Chicky Barton. … As the fast qualifier Dustin Nobbe received $1,049 as a memorial to late racer Willie Green, who died in February. The “Going for the Green” award was organized by family and friends of Green with help from Alsip Masonry, G&G Express, Louden Trucking and Slicker Graphics. The “49” represents Green’s former car number.
On the move: Charging from the 13th starting spot, Eddie Carrier Jr. of Salt Rock, W.Va., finished fifth.
Winner's sponsors: Gilpin's Jim Beeman-owned MasterSbilt is sponsored by Dasco Racing Supply, Jim Beeman Lumber, Jason Clarkson Logging, Bradley Machine and KBC Graphix.
Points chase: After Florence, Eric Wells of Hazard, Ky., tops the standings with 1,132 points over Zach Leonhardi (1,078), Aaron Ridley (1,076), Casey Roberts (1,066) and Ryan King (1,008).
Car count: 28
Fast qualifier: Dustin Nobbe
Time: 15.998 seconds
Polesitter: Jason Jameson
Dash winner: Jason Jameson
Heat race winners: Eric Wells, Devin Gilpin
Consolation race winners: Trevor Landrum
Provisional starters: Ryan King, Chicky Barton
Next series race: May 24, Crossville Speedway (Crossville, TN) $4,000
Editor's note: Results and race details are unofficial.