SUSSEX, N.J. — After a restricted racing schedule in 2020, perennial grime modified champion Brett Hearn might be again behind the wheel of his acquainted No. 20 Huge-Block DIRTcar Modified for the five-race DIRTcar Nationals, Feb. 9-13, at Volusia Speedway Park in Barberville, Florida.
In his 4 a long time as a full-time driver, Hearn has collected 919 victories and 94 monitor/collection factors championships. His journey to Florida is an opportunity to get again in competitors previous to the beginning of his second season because the director of motorsports at Orange County Honest Speedway in Middletown, N.Y.
“Final yr, we had deliberate to run 12-15 races, however the COVID-19 pandemic reduce us again to simply 9 outings,” mentioned Hearn. “We debuted a brand new automobile final fall for the OctoberFast collection that confirmed a number of promise. So I’m actually desirous to get again on the monitor.”
Hearn’s No. 20 modified might be fielded by a blended workforce together with members from his personal BH Racing Enterprises, Inc. operation, long-time companions Madsen Motorsports and 4-Star Racing.
Hearn is not any stranger to success at Volusia, posting 21 victories on the Central Florida half-mile grime monitor. Seven of Hearn’s Volusia victories have been within the extra-distance DIRTcar Nationals finale. He has been the Florida Tour champion or co-champion eight instances.