LATE MODEL PLUS POWERS SIMPSON TO WDRL TITLE
MT. VERNON, IA (October 30, 2009) Chad Simpson, of Mt. Vernon, IA, capped off a great racing season by claiming the 2009 WDRL Late Model Championship for the second year in a row. Piloting his #25 Brinkman Motorsports MasterSbilt race car and powered by VP’s Late Model Plus race fuel, Simpson took WDRL wins at Deer Creek Speedway as well as the Yankee Dirt Track Classic for the second time, worth $10,000. He also brought home the victory and $7,000 in the Liberty 100, realizing a career-long ambition. His final stand-out event in 2009 was the Knoxville Nationals where the team had a very strong finish against some of the best drivers in the country.
Brinkman Motorsports finished the 2009 season with eight wins out of 33 entries for a win average of almost 25%. They also ran in the top ten 80% of the time, with twenty seven Top 10s and 22 Top 5s. Brinkman Motorsports and Simpson will be honored at the WORLD Dirt Racing League Awards Banquet held on Saturday, November 14th, 2009. The Awards Banquet will be held at the Meskwaki Casino and Hotel in Tama Iowa.
Brinkman Motorsports would also like to thank all sponsors for their support in 2009, including Mastersbilt Racecars, Pro Power Racing Engines, VP Race Fuels and CenPeCo Oils.