January 29, 2019 (CONCORD, NC) – Hayden Cardwell took home his first career VLR win tonight in dominating fashion in the South Texas Speedway Winter Super Series opener at The Dirt Track at Charlotte!

The Knoxville, TN driver proved to any doubters that he has what it takes to win on the big stage, beating out over 60 of iRacing’s top drivers in the process.

Cardwell quickly raced out to the lead over pole-sitter and WoO Pro series driver Alex Bergeron on the second lap of the 60 lap race and would never look back en-route to a two second win over recent Bubba 60 and Jackpot Modified Series Champion Blake Cannon. Cardwell started the race from the third position before his quick march to the top spot.


  • Alex Bergeron set fast time with a blistering 15.475 lap time
  • Heat Winners were Alex Bergeron, Blake Cannon, Hayden Cardwell, Dylonn Fox, and 2018 Race For Hope Winner Dylan Wilson
  • D Main was won by Eric Hough, C Main winner Aaron Kitchen, and B Main Winner Garrett Niebruegge
  • Hayden Cardwell had fast lap of the A Main with a 15.211
  • 6 Hanover Wrecker Service Cautions slowed the event
  • Howard Weaver earned the Hard Charger Award after advancing from 24th (last) to 10th in the A Main.
  • The 4212 Strength of Field (SOF) featured 14 WoO Pro Series Drivers, the $1,000 Race For Hope Winner, Jackpot Modified Series Champion, $500 Gobbler 100 Winner, $1,500 Labor Day Classic Winner, a WoO Pro Series Champion, Kokomo Classic Winner and many other stout competitors.

A Main Results:

  1. Hayden Cardwell
  2. Blake Cannon
  3. Dylan Houser
  4. Dylonn Fox
  5. Alex Bergeron
  6. Dylan Wilson
  7. Terry Wolfe
  8. Tyler Hudson
  9. Adam Elby
  10. Howard Weaver
  11. Garrett Niebruegge
  12. Shad Prescott
  13. Jeremy Capron
  14. James Edens
  15. Kevin Dedmon
  16. Jed Barton
  17. Spencer Swafford
  18. Richard Spahr
  19. DJ Kilanowski
  20. Austen Semmelmann
  21. Virgil Graham
  22. Zach Leonhardi
  23. Blake Matjoulis
  24. Shane James