In Action at Davenport & Burlington...
(May 19, 2013) The Brinkman Motorsports team
and driver Chad Simpson pulled into the pit area at the Davenport
Speedway in Davenport, Iowa and the 34 Raceway in West Burlington,
Iowa over the May 17-18 weekend. In the $3,000 to win Corn Belt
Clash showdown on Friday at Davenport, Chad experienced mechanical
troubles, which caused him to hit the wall and finish twenty-second
in the final rundown. On Saturday at 34, Chad shook down a new
racecar and finished fifth in his heat race and fifteenth in the
$1,200 to win weekly main event. Full results can be viewed online
Chad Simpson Competes
in Spring Shootout at LaSalle
12, 2013) Chad Simpson and the #25 Brinkman Motorsports
team ventured to the LaSalle Speedway in LaSalle, Illinois on
May 10-11 for a pair of $10,000 to win Lucas Oil Late Model Dirt
Series clashes. Following a rain-out on Friday night, Saturday's
program went off without a hitch. Chad timed in seventh quickest
in Group A during the qualifying session to get his evening started
on a fast note. Unfortunately, Chad was unable to advance into
the 50-lap 'Spring Shootout' after finishing eighth in his loaded
heat race and fifth in his B-Main. Full results from LaSalle can
be viewed online at www.lucasdirt.com.
Mother Nature Wipes Out
Weekend for #25 Team...
(May 4, 2013) Brinkman Motorsports was slated
to enter events at the Tri-City Speedway in Granite City, Illinois
and the 34 Raceway in West Burlington, Iowa over the May 3-4 weekend.
Unfortunately, Mother Nature took the win at both venues and the
races were cancelled due to inclement weather...
Simpson Sweeps Clash
for Cash at Burlington and Quincy!!!
22, 2013) Chad Simpson and the #25 team continued the
strong start to their 2013 racing season on Saturday and Sunday,
April 20-21 with a pair of victories at the 34 Raceway in West
Burlington, Iowa and Quincy Raceway in Quincy, Illinois! Both
"Clash for Cash" races held over the weekend were tri-sanctioned
by the Corn Belt Clash Late Model Series, MARS DIRTcar Series,
and American Late Model Series and drew a stout field of competitors.
On Saturday at Burlington, Chad ran fourth in heat race action
and later started the 40-lapper from the inside of the eighth
row. He then blasted to the front and led the final two circuits
after brother Chris Simpson broke an axle. Chad picked up the
$4,000 payday by beating Jesse Stovall, Brian Shirley, Tyler Reddick,
and Terry Phillips to the checkers.
At Quincy last night, Chad laid down the quickest lap overall
during the qualifying session and later took the win in his heat
race. After starting from the pole position in the main event,
the Mount Vernon, Iowa native controlled the field from flag-to-flag
to pocket the $3,000 top prize over Brandon Sheppard, Shannon
Babb, Brian Shirley, and Jason Perry. Complete results and coverage
from the weekend can be viewed online at www.dirtondirt.com.
(John Vass Photo)
Chad Simpson Cashes $3,000
at Lucas Oil Speedway!!!
14, 2013) Chad Simpson and Brinkman Motorsports reached
victory lane for the first time in 2013 on Saturday evening, April
13 at the pristine Lucas Oil Speedway in Wheatland, Missouri!
Chad started at the back of his heat race, but advanced up to
finish fourth, which earned him the rights to the outside of the
fifth row for the start of the 40-lapper. The Mount Vernon, Iowa
native then sported a fast racecar during the Lucas Oil MLRA Series
feature event and eventually grabbed the point from leader Jesse
Stovall on lap 35. Chad then went on to lead the remainder of
the distance to pocket the $3,000 top prize over Will Vaught,
Eric Turner, Tony Jackson, Jr., and Brad Looney. You can read
more about Chad's fifth career MLRA triumph by clicking on www.mlraracing.com.
(Todd Boyd Photo)
Podium Finishes for Simpson
in Spring Meltdown!
(April 7, 2013) The Brinkman Motorsports team
and driver Chad Simpson kicked-off their highly-anticipated 2013
racing season on April 5-6 in the two-day 'Spring Meltdown' at
the I-80 Speedway in Greenwood, Nebraska. The Corn Belt Clash
Super Late Model Series and the Lucas Oil MLRA Series co-sanctioned
the pair of events over the weekend in the Cornhusker State.
On Friday night, Chad finished fourth in his loaded heat race
prior to running third in the $2,000 to win A-Main behind only
winner Chris Simpson and runner-up Terry Phillips. In the $3,000
to win weekend finale on Saturday evening, Chad won his heat race,
challenged for the lead on multiple occasions in the 35-lapper,
and crossed underneath the checkers second behind only victor
Terry Phillips. Full results from the doubleheader weekend can
be viewed online at www.mlraracing.com.
New Dirt Cast Interview
with Chad Simpson!!!
(March 25, 2013) 3-time and defending Corn Belt
Clash Late Model Champion Chad Simpson of Mt. Vernon, IA joined
Dirt Cast to talk about winning his third consecutive championship,
what it meant to him to win his third championship, the increased
competition on the tour, racing more special events, his results
in those big events, and his plans for 2013. Simpson drives the
#25 Liebe Trucking MasterSbilt. | Click
Here for Interview