TEAM RAINED-OUT AFTER BOYD'S QUALIFYING...
19, 2013) The #1 Vic Hill Racing team was in the
pit area on Friday night, May 17 at the Boyd's Speedway in Ringgold,
Georgia. The Spring Nationals tour was scheduled to hold their
season finale at the Chattanooga area facility and a $4,000 winner's
check was up for grabs. Vic Hill laid down the fourth quickest
lap in Group B during the qualifying session, which locked him
into the outside of the fourth row for the start of the 40-lap
main event. Unfortunately, a rain shower hit the area just before
the consolation events, which wiped out the whole program and
pushed it back to next Friday, May 24. Additional information
can be accessed by clicking on www.southernnationalsseries.com.
VIC HILL TRAVELS TO DUCK
RIVER & LAWNDALE
(May 12, 2013) Mosheim,
Tennessee driver Vic Hill and his #1 team traveled to the Duck
River Raceway Park in Wheel, Tennessee and the Cleveland County
Speedway in Lawndale, North Carolina on May 9-10 for a pair of
Dirt Late Model special events. On Thursday night at Duck River,
a $4,000 top prize was on the line in a Spring Nationals showdown.
Vic timed in seventeenth fastest in Group A during qualifying
and later finished fifth in his B-Main and second in the B-Scramble.
Unfortunately, Vic narrowly missed out on a coveted transfer position
into the night's 40-lap main event.
At Lawndale on Friday evening, Vic qualified second quickest
in Ultimate Super Late Model Series time trials, which placed
him on the outside of the front row for the start of the $4,000
to win feature event. The driver known as "The Thrill"
was running strong early in the A-Main before his servo went out
on lap 10. Vic was then forced to retire with the mechanical troubles
and wound up twentieth in the final rundown. Complete results
from the doubleheader weekend can be viewed online at www.dirtondirt.com.
VHR TACKLES WORLD OF
OUTLAWS TRIPLE SHOT
29, 2013) Vic Hill Racing (VHR) targeted a World
of Outlaws Late Model Series tripleheader in their home state
of Tennessee over the April 26-28 weekend. On Friday night at
the Smoky Mountain Speedway in Maryville, Vic Hill timed in fifth
fastest in Group B during qualifying and later finished fifth
in his loaded heat race. Following a B-Main triumph, Vic started
the $10,000 to win main event from the outside of the ninth row.
Unfortunately, the Mosheim, Tennessee ace was dumped by Mark Vineyard
on lap 20 and was forced to retire in the twenty-first position.
After a rain-out of the $10,000 to win WOOLMS showdown on Saturday
evening at the bad-fast Tazewell Speedway in Tazewell, Tennessee,
the #1 team ventured to the Duck River Raceway Park in Wheel,
Tennessee on Sunday. Vic laid down the tenth fastest lap overall
during time trials before a rain shower invaded the area. The
driver known as "The Thrill" opted to load up his Warrior
racecar after the rains hit and scratched from the remainder of
the $10,000 to win program. Complete results from the busy weekend
can be viewed online at www.woolms.com.
PODIUM FINISH FOR HILL
IN WEEKEND FINALE!
14, 2013) The Vic Hill Racing (VHR) team invaded
both the Paducah International Raceway in Paducah, Kentucky and
the Smoky Mountain Speedway in Maryville, Tennessee over the April
12-13 weekend. On Friday night at PIR, a $20,000 top prize was
on the line in the inaugural National Dirt Racing League (NDRL)
event. Vic Hill finished seventh in his heat race and fifth in
his B-Main, which narrowly kept him out of the 75-lap feature
At SMS on Saturday evening, the Spring Nationals tour rolled
into town to sanction a $6,000 to win showdown. Vic laid down
the fastest lap in Group B during the qualifying session, which
locked him into the outside of the front row for the start of
the 50-lapper. The Mosheim, Tennessee ace ran second early in
the race before eventually dropping back to a third place finish
behind only winner Tommy Kerr and runner-up Jonathan Davenport.
Full results from both venues can be viewed online at www.dirtondirt.com.
(Chad Wells Photo)
STRONG RUN FOR HILL SPOILED
7, 2013) Vic Hill and his #1 VHR team ventured
to the bad-fast Tazewell Speedway in Tazewell, Tennessee on Saturday,
April 6 for a Southern All Stars Dirt Racing Series (SAS) tilt.
The 4th Annual 'Charles Trammell Memorial' took place last night
at "The Taz" and a $5,000 top prize was on the line.
Vic laid down the third quickest lap in his group during the qualifying
session and later started the 50-lap feature event from the inside
of the third row. The Mosheim, Tennessee ace then moved up to
third in the running order and had his sights set on the leaders
until a lapped car hit Vic's #1 machine. The incident eventually
caused a broken right rear axle and relegated "The Thrill"
to a disappointing fourteenth place finish. Full results from
Tazewell can be viewed online at www.sasdirt.com.
VIC HILL HARD CHARGES
AT SMOKY MOUNTAIN
24, 2013) Vic Hill Racing (VHR) traveled to the
Smoky Mountain Speedway in Maryville, Tennessee on Saturday night,
March 23 for a $5,000 to win Southern All Stars Dirt Racing Series
(SAS) battle. Vic Hill did not lock himself in on time during
SAS qualifying, but had a strong run going in his B-Main until
shredding a right rear tire. Fortunately, the Mosheim, Tennessee
ace received a Track Provisional to gain access into the 40-lap
feature event. During the course of the 'Rockin with the Stars
40,' Vic was able to advance eleven positions on his way to a
fourteenth place performance. Full results from Smoky Mountain
can be viewed online at www.sasdirt.com.
(Chad Wells Photo)
SPRING THAW RESULTS FROM
16, 2013) The annual 'Spring Thaw' wrapped up
tonight at the Volunteer Speedway in Bulls Gap, Tennessee with
a $10,000 to win Spring Nationals showdown. Vic Hill timed in
seventh quickest in Group A during the qualifying session and
later grabbed the fourth and final transfer spot through his loaded
heat race. After starting the 60-lap main event from the inside
of the seventh row, Vic was unfortunately an early retiree and
placed nineteenth in the final finishing order. (Chad
(March 15, 2013) Vic
Hill rolled into the nearby Volunteer Speedway in Bulls Gap, Tennessee
tonight for the inaugural Spring Nationals event. Night one of
the 'Spring Thaw' drew 29 competitors to "The Gap" to
vie for the $4,000 top prize. Vic laid down the third quickest
lap in Group A during the qualifying session, which locked him
into the inside of the third row for the start of the 40-lap feature
event. The Mosheim, Tennessee native was running solidly inside
of the top ten before bringing out a lap 33 caution. Vic then
retired for the night and wound up eighteenth in the final rundown.
HILL OPENS UP SEASON
AT CLEVELAND SPEEDWAY
10, 2013) Vic Hill Racing (VHR) opened up their
2013 racing season on Saturday night, March 9 at the venerable
Cleveland Speedway in Cleveland, Tennessee. The Southern All Stars
Dirt Racing Series (SAS) presided over the 18th Annual 'Shamrock'
and a $10,000 top prize was on the line. Vic Hill timed in eighth
fastest in his group during SAS qualifying and later placed eighth
in his loaded heat race. The Mosheim, Tennessee ace then moved
up to sixth in his B-Main, but that was unfortunately a few spots
away from a coveted transfer position into the 50-lap feature
event. Complete results from the 'Shamrock' can be obtained by
clicking on www.sasdirt.com.
(Chad Wells Photo)