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July 27, 2019 - 7th Place Finish in Rescheduled Feature at Lincoln, Attends PDC at FALS
On Thursday night Bob Gardner was back in action at Lincoln Speedway (Lincoln, Illinois) for the remainder of the feature from the rained out DIRTcar Summer Nationals Hell Tour event from June 30th. Rolling off 10th for the final 24 circuits, Gardner gained three spots to place 7th.

The following night brought Gardner to Fairbury Speedway (Fairbury, Illinois) kicking off the 30th annual Prairie Dirt Classic. With 72 World of Outlaws Morton Buildings Late Model Series entries on hand for a round of preliminary features, Bob recorded the 14th fastest time in his group locking him into the 7th-starting position for his $2,500-to-win prelim. Transferring the Top 4 into the main event on Saturday night, Gardner logged a 10th place outing. (Brett Moist photo)

Starting in 8th in his B-Main on Saturday for another shot at the show, Bob improved three spots to place 5th but fell short of a transfer position. Transferring into the Prairie Dirt Shootout non-qualifiers feature for one last shot at the $30,000-to-win finale, Bob Gardner recorded an 8th place finish.

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July 6, 2019 - 11th Place Finish in Hell Tour Stop at Farmer City
On Friday night Bob Gardner was one of 29 cars signed in at Farmer City Raceway (Farmer City, Illinois) for another round of the DIRTcar Summer Nationals Hell Tour. Following the fifth fastest lap in his time trial group, Bob jumped up one spot in his heat to place 4th. Starting the $10,000-to-win A-Main in 11th, Gardner held his spot for all 50-laps to place 11th. (Jimmy Dearing photo)

On Saturday Gardner stopped at Peoria Speedway (Peoria, Illinois) for the Mid-Season Championship. After he failed to complete a lap in his heat race, Bob passed nine cars in the 25-lap feature reeling in a 4th place finish behind Mike Chasteen Jr., Allen Weisser, and Todd Bennett with Roger Rebholz coming in 5th.

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