Other Dirt Series

Henry Tastes Hell Tour Victory Lane

CANTON, Ill. – Jon Henry got his first taste of victory on the DIRTcar Summer Nationals tour Tuesday night at Spoon River Speedway.

Henry earned $5,000 for his efforts in turning back multiple challenges from defending Hell Tour Champion Shannon Babb.

Henry led from the drop of the green and meticulously worked lapped traffic while being aided by two late cautions that allowed the 26-year-old driver to have a clear track for the remainder of the 40-lap main event.

Babb, who sat second in points entering the night, finished second ahead of fellow group quick-timer Brian Shirley.

Billy Drake and Scott Bull rounded out the top five.

The tour will return to action Wednesday night at Highland (Ill.) Speedway where Scott James won the Summer Nationals event in 2011.

SPEED SPORT Magazine “digital edition” now available for iPad and iPhone!

Get one year for just $12.99. Single issues (including back issues) are available for $2.99.
Click here to visit the iTunes App Store for details!


Posted by on Jun 20 2012 Filed under Dirt Late Models, Latest Headlines, Other Dirt Series. You can follow any responses to this entry through the RSS 2.0. You can skip to the end and leave a response. Pinging is currently not allowed.


Join our mailing list to receive the Daily News Update, Special Offers from NSSN or our trusted partners, or BOTH! You can opt-out anytime and we promise not to spam you!

Please Support NSSN’s Sponsors

Follow NSSN On Facebook!