Sheppard Passes Britten on Final Lap to Win Billy Whittaker Cars 200 at NAPA Auto Parts Super DIRT Week (RESULTS)

OSWEGO, NY By BOBBY SWEENEY - October 8th, 2017 – Matt Sheppard started on the pole of the Billy Whittaker Cars 200 at the Oswego Speedway and won, but it was far from easy for the Waterloo, N.Y., driver as it took him the full 200 laps to get back and catch Peter Britten....Read More
 
Sheppard Holds of Williamson for Great Outdoors RV 150 Win
Oswego, NY — Oct. 7, 2017 —After 14 years, Super DIRTcar Series superstar “Super” Matt Sheppard scored his second career NAPA Super DIRT Week 358 Modified win, claiming the Great Outdoors RV 150 checkers with Mat Williamson thumping on his bumper....Read More
 
Sheppard, McLaughlin, Decker Win NAPA Super DIRT Week Triple 30s
OSWEGO, NY — October 6, 2017 — Matt Sheppard, Billy Decker and Max McLaughlin all took home wins in the Camping World Friday Night Lights Billy Whittaker Cars 200 Triple 30s, rounding out the top 30 starting spots for Sunday’s NAPA Auto Parts Super DIRT Week finale at Oswego Speedway....Read More
 
Fuller and Sheppard set to Lead the Field to Green for Saturday’s Great Outdoors RV 150 at Oswego

OSWEGO, NY- October 5, 2017- The more things change, the more they tend to stay the same.

One year removed from his small-block triumph during the 45th edition of NAPA Auto Parts Super DIRT Week in 2016, Watertown, N.Y., native Tim Fuller picked up right where he left off behind the wheel of the Transport Sales and Service sponsored No. 3rs entry with a pole-winning time of 22.056 seconds....Read More

 
Super Matt Sheppard Sets Track Record En Route to Unique eCigs Pole Award
OSWEGO, NY — Oct. 5, 2017 — Matt Sheppard’s assault on the 2017 Super DIRTcar Series continues into the 46th annual NAPA Auto Parts Super DIRT Week at Oswego Speedway, earning him the Unique eCigs pole award. Rick Laubach, Billy Decker, Keith Flach, Dom Buffalino and Tim McCreadie all locked themselves into Sunday’s Billy Whittaker Cars 200 for their top-six qualifying efforts....Read More
 
Matt Sheppard hits double digits in the Super DIRTcar Series at Cornwall

CORNWALL, ONT, CAN – SEPTEMBER 17, 2017 – Billy Decker seemed to be the man to beat at Cornwall Motor Speedway but lap traffic became challenging for the leaders as Matt Sheppard was able to slip by Decker with 9 laps left in the feature to capture win number 10 in the Super DIRTcar Series.....Read More

 
Sheppard Comes on Late to Win Duel at the Demon 100 at Brewerton Speedway
BREWERTON, NY – Sept. 15, 2017 – It was a wild night at the Brewerton Speedway as Matt Sheppard continued his solid form taking home his ninth Super DIRTcar Series triumph of the 2017 racing season. The Waterloo, N.Y., driver did it the hard way by first passing Brewerton Speedway track champion and Super DIRTcar Series high-point man Billy Decker before working over Larry Wight in the final ten laps to pass him as well for his 56th career series win in the Duel at the Demon 100....Read More
 
Matt Sheppard Picks up Eighth Win of Season at LeRPM Speedway
SAINT-MARCEL-DE-RICHELIEU, QUE. — Sept. 9, 2017 — finishing 21st at Autodrome Granby the night before, Sheppard lowered the track record mark during qualifying and would go on to pick up a heat race win. Sheppard headed into the redraw as the driver to beat. Read More
 

Sheppard & Stangle Officially Crowned American Racer Cup Champions

MILLSBORO, DE Matt Sheppard (Modified) and Matt Stangle (Sportsman) have been officially crowned champions of the 2017 American Racer Cup presented by Sunoco. Read More
 
Packed house watches Matt Sheppard claim second consecutive Labor Day 100 win!
WEEDSPORT, NY (September 5, 2017) – An overcast Labor Day provided cool temperatures and hot action at Weedsport Speedway on Monday, September 4 with the Super DIRTcar Series Big Block Modifieds, ESS Sprint Cars, and the DIRTcar Pro Stock Series all taking part in the Labor Day Double Play presented by Parts Plus and powered by Wix Filters. Read More
 
RAIN CANCELS RACING THIS SUNDAY SEPTEMBER 3 AT UTICA-ROME SPEEDWAY, TRACK CHAMPIONS DECIDED
VERNON, NY- September 3rd, 2017 - With the remnants of Hurricane Harvey sweeping through the area overnight Saturday and into Sunday morning, with more forecast throughout the day, Utica-Rome Speedway management was forced to cancel in Sunday September 3.  Scheduled was a huge show that featured the Lucas Oil Empire Super Sprints plus the final night of points for the Gates-Cole Auto Insurance Modifieds, Broedel Energy Sportsman, the DIRTcar Sportsman, and Rookie Sportsman. Read More
 
CHAMPIONS CROWNED AT CMP
September 2, 2017 - The season finale at Canandaigua Motorsports Park saw the 2017 track championshipsdecided with double points for all divisions and the makeup of the Modified feature from August 18th that was held over due to rain.Read More
 
CHAMPIONS ARE CROWNED AT OUTLAW SPEEDWAY
DUNDEE, NY.....September 1st, 2017 - Friday night was Season Championship Night at Outlaw Speedway, with the track championships in the regular Friday night divisions decided in the double point regular season finale..Read More
 
RACE SUMMARY-FX CAPRARA NIGHT-CANANDAIGUA MOTORSPORTS PARK-AUGUST 26,2017
MODIFIED FEATURE-MATT SHEPPARD, Alan Johnson, Justin Wright, Steve Paine, Gil Tegg, Greg Birosh, Kyle Coffey, James Maier, James Sweeting, Rich Rickner, Tommy Keye ,Eldon Payne, Kaitlyn Pashina, Justin Haers, Lance Dusett , Gary Tomkins, Dave Allen, Adam Ellis, Mike O’Brien..Read More
 

Matt Sheppard Tames Ohsweken For Fifth Consecutive Win

OHSWEKEN, ON, CAN – August 24, 2017 – The first 49 laps of the Triple Crown Showdown were a side-by-side battle between polesitter Larry Wight and front row starter Chad Brachmann, but the final 25 laps were all Matt Sheppard on Thursday night at Ohsweken Speedway. The reigning Super DIRTcar Series champion took the lead from Brachmann on lap 50 following a restart and couldn’t be stopped on the way to his fifth straight Series victory. Brachmann finished second after winning the Series’ inaugural event at Ohsweken in 2015. .Read More
 

MATT SHEPPARD CONTINUES UTICA-ROME SPEEDWAY DOMINANCE BY TAKING TWO WINS ON NIGHT OF LEGENDS THIS PAST SUNDAY

VERNON, NY- August 20th, 2017 - Matt Sheppard’s assault on the Utica-Rome Speedway record book continued this past Sunday evening, August 20, as he took his fifth consecutive win in the Gates-Cole Auto Insurance Modifieds, at the Vernon oval. Sheppard then scored his second win by taking the King of Dirt 358-Modified Series win, which was his 40th career win at Utica-Rome. Rocky Warner was winner in King of Dirt/DIRTcar East Sportsman Series while Rob Yetman took the win in the rain delayed King of Dirt Pro Stock Series event while Chuck Dumblewski was the victor in the regularly schedule King of Dirt Pro Stock race..Read More
 
ANOTHER FRIDAY NIGHT, ANOTHER WIN FOR SHEPPARD AT OUTLAW SPEEDWAY
DUNDEE, NY.....August 18th, 2017 - Friday night was Boy Scout night at Outlaw Speedway as racers battled on the final night of points before the double point Championship Night in two week's time..Read More
 

Matt Sheppard Victorious On ‘Super’ Night At Albany-Saratoga Speedway

MALTA, NY – August 15th, 2017 - On Tuesday night at Albany-Saratoga Speedway, both the turnout of big-block/small-block Modifieds and Matt Sheppard were “super.”.Read More
 

THE MAGIC CONTINUES FOR MATT SHEPPARD AT UTICA-ROME SPEEDWAY AS HE PASSES MARC JOHNSON IN FINAL TURN FOR THE VICTORY

VERNON, NY- August 13th, 2017 - On a beautiful night for racing that saw dozens of kids receive free backpacks and school supplies from the Bobby Page Foundation, fans were treated to another thrilling night of racing on Parks Paving and Wilber-Duck Chevrolet night. Matt Sheppard led the last 30 feet of the Gates-Cole Auto Insurance Modified main event to collect his 38th career win while Dave Moyer was the victor in the Broedel Energy Sportsman. Mike Welch took home another Pro Stock trophy while Devin Willis was the winner in the Rookie Sportsman..Read More
 
SHEPPARD SHINES AGAIN AT OUTLAW SPEEDWAY
DUNDEE, NY.....August 11th, 2017 - RK Howell Gravel Products sponsored Friday night's racing action at Outlaw Speedway, as fans were treated to half price admission with a canned food donation to the Savlation Army....Read More
 

Matt Sheppard Continues Hot Streak With Second Straight Bob St. Amand Memorial Win at Merrittville

MERRITTVILLE, ON, CAN – August 9, 2017 – Matt Sheppard drove past Gary Lindberg in the outside lane following a lap 81 restart to take the lead on lap 85 and then paced the final 16 laps to win his second straight Bob St. Amand Memorial 100 at Merrittville Speedway on Wednesday night...Read More
 
Matt Sheppard is Super in Summer Nationals Win at Ransomville
RANSOMVILLE, NY… (August 8, 2017) “Super Matt” Matt Sheppard from Waterloo, NY won the 33rd running of the Summer Nationals featuring the Big Block Modified Super DIRTcar Series on Coors Light, Parco Buildings and Wendt’s Propane night at the Ransomville Speedway on Tuesday evening. The win for Sheppard earned him his fourth Series win of the season, third in a row, and first Big Block race win at Ransomville and a cool $6,000 for his efforts. Chris Burek from Wilson, NY won his second feature of the season for the Investors Service Sportsman. Wheatfield, NY’s Pete Stefanski won his first feature of the season in the KiPo Chevrolet Street Stocks...Read More
 

MATT SHEPPARD RACES TO HIS FIFTH UTICA-ROME SPEEDWAY WIN OF THE YEAR THIS PAST SUNDAY

VERNON, NY- This past Sunday, August 6, Matt Sheppard inherited the lead on lap 19 of the Gates-Cole Auto Insurance Modified main event when leader Danny Varin’s night went up in smoke to collect his 37th Utica-Rome Speedway of his career. A daring last lap pass gave Matt Janczuk his first Broedel Energy Sportsman win of the year while Mike Welch took his fourth Pro Stock checkered flag this season.  Jimmy Moyer also found victory lane as he won the Rookie Sportsman main event on Federated Auto Parts and Gates-Cole Auto Insurance night...Read More
 

IT'S SIX FOR SHEPPARD AT CMP

CANANDAIGUA, NY... August 5th, 2017 - Canandaigua Motorsports Park returned to action after a week off for the Ontario County Fair with the Lucas Oil Empire Super Sprints making their third appearance of the season at the 'Land Of Legends'..Read More
 

MATT SHEPPARD PASSES BOBBY VARIN TO TAKE ANOTHER UTICA-ROME SPEEDWAY WIN, ROCKY WARNER, SHANE HENDERSON, AND TOM JUNO ALSO SCORE VICTORIES

VERNON, NY- A picture perfect day greeted fans this past Sunday July 30, and they were treated to some great racing action on Gates-Cole Auto Insurance and the Gene Kotary Memorial night.  Matt Sheppard took his fourth win of the season the Gates-Cole Auto Insurance Modifieds, while Rocky Warner also collected his fourth Broedel Energy Sportsman win of 2017.  Shane Henderson nipped Mike Welch for his first Utica-Rome Speedway win in the Gene Kotary Memorial for the Pro Stocks.  Tom Juno won the Novice Sportsman main event..Read More
 
RYAN SMITH FINDS VICTORY LANE IN FIRST EVER 410 SPRINT CAR EVENT AT OUTLAW SPEEDWAY
DUNDEE, NY - July 28th, 2017 - .....An overflow crowd packed Outlaw Speedway Friday ncght for the first ever appearance of the Arctic Cat All Star Circuit of Champions 410 Sprint Cars, presented by Lane's Yamaha..Read More
 

Matt Sheppard Gets a Historic Super DIRTcar Series Win at Autodrome Drummond

DRUMMONDVILLE, QC, CAN – July 26, 2017 – The Super DIRTcar Series regular went to battle with the top local runners of Autodrome Drummond as the Series wrapped up its first swing through Quebec in 2017. Matt Sheppard brought out the broom as he won at Autodrome Drummond to complete the sweep. The other two steps of the podium at Drummond were occupied by local talents Steve Bernier and Steve Bernard..Read More
 
Matt Sheppard Dominates Super DIRTcar Series at Autodrome Granby
GRANBY, QC, CAN – July 25, 2017 – In front of a packed house and clear skies, the Super DIRTcar Series started a successful Quebec swing at Autodrome Granby as Matt Sheppard had a dominant run to get his second win of the season on the tour..Read More
 
IT'S LUCKY NUMBER 7 FOR MATT SHEPPARD AT OUTLAW SPEEDWAY
DUNDEE, NY...July 21st, 2017..Pepsi presented Friday night's racing action at Outlaw Speedway, and while there was a repeat winner in the Friendly Dodge Outlaw Modifieds, some new winners found their way to Victory Lane in other classes..Read More
 
PAT WARD AND MATT SHEPPARD TAKE UTICA-ROME SPEEDWAY MODIFIED CHECKERS WHILE DAVE MARCUCCILLI SCORES MIKE MARTIN MEMORIAL WIN
VERNON, NY- Fans at the Utica-Rome Speedway were treated to another action-packed night of DIRTcar racing this past Sunday, July 16, with double features for the Gates-Cole Auto Insurance Modifieds, the $1,000 to win Mike Martin Memorial for Broedel Energy Sportsman plus Pro Stocks.  Pat Ward scored his first win of season in the first Modified 30-lap event while Matt Sheppard dominated the second feature.  Dave Marcuccilli was the victor in the Sportsman while Mike Welch dominated the Pro Stock main on A-Verdi Storage Containers, LaLonde Electric, and VP Race Fuels night..Read More
 

SHEPPARD TAKES WIN #5 OF THE SEASON AT CANANDAIGUA

CANANDAIGUA, NY - July 8th, 2017....Frozen Ocean Kartway and VP Racing Fuels presented Saturday night's racing action at
Canandaigua Motorsports Park on a bright, clear summer night...Read More
 
PARMENTER AUTOMOTIVE NIGHT OUTLAW SPEEDWAY-JULY 7, 2017
DUNDEE, NY.....Parmenter Automotive presented Family Autograph Night at Outlaw Speedway on a clear but muggy 
evening.  115 race cars filled the pit area, with many drivers bringing their cars to the front stretch during intermission for an autograph session that was well received by the fans in attendance..Read More
 
WIGHT AND SHEPPARD TAKE CANANDAIGUA WINS
Canandaiqua Speedway - June 29th, 2017 - Even though skies were cloudy all day, rain never materialized before race time at Canandaigua Motorsports Park and the sun broke through during hot laps as "The Land Of Legends" hosted night 2 of the Donath Motorworx/Lucas Oil Empire Super Sprint Speedweek, along with the Modifieds and the GRIT Sportsman Series "Battle Of Ontario"..Read More
 

Sheppard Wins Third Of The Season At Canandaigua

CANANDAIGUA, NY - June 17th, 2017.....Coors Light/Admar Supply Night at Canandaigua Motorsports Park featured a new face in Victory Lane, and another dominant performance in the Modified feature by Matt Sheppard, who claimed his third win of the season..Read More
 
Sheppard Adds To His Win Total At Outlaw Speedway
DUNDEE, NY -- June 16th, 2017 -- Friday night was a clear and muggy night at Outlaw Speedway as the A Verdi Patriot Sprint Tour joined the regular Super 6 Show for the Jeff Searles Memorial Night, presented by Scorpion Security Products..Read More
 

Sheppard Outduels Hearn For Five Mile Point Victory

KIRKWOOD, NY – June 11, 2017 – Matt Sheppard took the lead from Tyler Siri on lap 16 and then held off polesitter Brett Hearn throughout a flurry of late-race restarts to win the Modified 67 at Five Mile Point Speedway on Sunday night. The Waterloo, NY native had to be strong in all aspects of the race as he raced from the sixth starting position to overtake Siri and never looked back despite Hearn’s numerous attempts to take over the top spot..Read More
 
‘SUPERMAN’ LANDS IN VICTORY LANE AGAIN AT OUTLAW SPEEDWAY
DUNDEE, NY - June 9th, 2017 .....A full moon and a slick track made for an exciting night of action on Yates County Food Pantry night at Outlaw Speedway..Read More
 

SHEPPARD AND MARCUCCILLI REPEAT AS CANANDAIGUA WINNERS

CANANDAIGUA, NY - June 3rd, 2017…Matt Sheppard and Dave Marcuccilli became repeat winners Saturday night as Canandaigua Motorsports Park hosted a night of racing action presented by American Equipment LLC..Read More
 
Gary Montgomery Night - Outlaw Speedway
Outlaw Speedway - June 2nd, 2017 - The Outlaw Modifieds were next to storm into action. Marcus Dinkins and Dillon Groover led the field to the green flag, but mechanical trouble for third place starter Eldon Payne on the first lap coming off turn 2 would send Brady Fultz around, with Alan Johnson making hard contact with the 70. Fultz and Johnson would both have to retire from the event..Read More
 
MATT SHEPPARD SCORES CAREER WIN #34 PASSING RICHIE EVANS ON ALL-TIME LIST ON THE WILD ANIMAL PARK/BROEDEL ENERGY NIGHT AT UTICA-ROME SPEEDWAY
VERNON, NY – May 28th, 2017 - Matt Sheppard continues to make history at the Utica-Rome Speedway.  The Waterloo, N.Y., made more of it on The Wild Animal Park/Broedel Energy Night.  The defending Gates-Cole Auto Insurance DIRTcar Modified champion earned career win #34 on Sunday.  The win put him in front of Utica-Rome Speedway legend Riche Evans on the all-time win list.  Mike Welch captured the win in the DIRTcar Pro Stock feature and Alan Fink took home DIRTcar Sportsman honors.  Danny Varin passed Jason Barney to win the Lucas Oil Empire Super Sprint A-Main....Read More
 
SHEPPARD, MARCUCCILLI VISIT CANANDAIGUA VICTORY LANE ON SHERWIN WILLIAMS NIGHT
CANANDAIGUA, NY - May 20, 2017 – After two weekends of less than ideal weather, Mother Nature greeted fans at Canandaigua Motorsports Park with a crisp, clear evening for Saturday’s racing program, presented by Sherwin Williams....Read More
 
GULICK AND SHEPPARD SHINE ON SCORPION SECURITY PRODUCTS NIGHT AT OUTLAW SPEEDWAY
DUNDEE, NY - May 19, 2017 - The Lucas Oil Empire Super Sprints (ESS) joined the regular Super 6 Show on Scorpion Security Products Night at Outlaw Speedway Friday night.  Track conditions continued to improve and provided great racing on the 4/10 mile clay oval....Read More
 
MATT SHEPPARD TAKES FIRST UTICA-ROME SPEEDWAY WIN OF THE SEASON
VERNON, NY- May 1, 2017- On a bitter cold spring evening this past Sunday April 30, the fans were treated to another exciting night of action on Wilber-Duck Chevrolet night that saw some late race fireworks and late race charges to the win.  Matt Sheppard found himself in familiar territory as he took the Gates-Cole Auto Insurance Modified win while Rocky Warner made a late race pass of leader Dave Marcuccilli to win the DIRTcar Sportsman Series event.  Another last lap pass by Robbie Speed brought him another win as he took the checkered in the DIRTcar Pro Stock Series feature event....Read More
 
‘SUPERMAN’ SHEPPARD WINS FIRST OF THE YEAR AT OUTLAW

American Legion/Winner’s Circle Deli night at Outlaw Speedway saw another big field of cars fill the pit area as the IMCA Modifieds, Crate Late Models, and Winner’s Circle Deli Bandits ran their first races of the 2017 season. ...Read More

 
Coffey & Sheppard Join Forces for 2017
March 12, 2017 - On Friday afternoon Matt Sheppard and Vic Coffey announced via Facebook that they’d be teaming up to run for the lucrative weekly payout offered at Outlaw Speedway in Dundee, N.Y. The pair were both present at Utica-Rome Speedway’s awards banquet Saturday night where they went into more depth about the how the deal came about and the plans they’ve put together for the 2017 racing season. ...Read More

Sheppard Exorcises The Demon
Wins tenth Super DIRTcar Series race of the year
By Mandee Pauch
BREWERTON, N.Y. - Sept. 16, 2016 – Super Matt Sheppard… is there anymore I need to say? He is the man to beat this year as he captured his fourth Super DIRTcar Series victory in a row and his tenth of the season Friday night at Brewerton Speedway for the Duel at the Demon Modified 100 lap main event.
The driver of the FX Caprara No. 9s Big Block Modified is no stranger to victory lane this year. Counting Volusia and Eldora, each, as one event, Sheppard so far has maintained a 45.45% win percentage. That is a percentage unheard of in motorsports.
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Matt Sheppard wins Race of Champions New Yorker 40 for the Modifieds

Matt Sheppard and Rob Bellinger brought the Race of Champions New Yorker 40 starting field to the green flag with Sheppard assuming the lead. Bellinger and third place starter Danny Varin put on show as they battled for second while Sheppard pulled away. ...Read More


WEEKLY RESULTS
TRACK-DATE
FINISH
POINTS
Orange County 10-19 23rd 1st
Orange County 10-20 6th TT
Outlaw 10-21 1st 1st
Orange County 10-22 5th 1st

SEASON TO DATE
RACES
79
WINS
40
TOP 5
65
TOP 10
70
Outlaw Speedway 1st
Canandaigua Motorsports Park 1st
Utica-Rome Speedway 1st
STSS North Series
14th
American Racer - Outlaw
1st


2017
Super DIRTcar Series
MSM 9s

after Oct. 13, 2017 after Brockville Speedway

POS
PTS.
DRIVER
1.
3492 Matt Sheppard
2.
3462 Billy Decker
3.
3299 Larry Wight
4.
3188 Jimmy Phelps
5.
3176 Brett Hearn
6.
3151 Pat Ward
7.
3011 Max McLaughlin
8.
2993 Tim Fuller
9.
2984 Peter Britten
10.
2650 Keith Flach
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