As Dunn-Benson Motorsports boycotts WRG, Bobby Pierce is set to run World of Outlaws events in his family owned machine
On June 9th, 2018, Bobby Pierce and Dunn-Benson Motorsports rolled into Eldora Speedway. The Dirt Late Model Dream paid $100,000 to the winner and was sanctioned by DIRTcar UMP, a World Racing Group subsidiary.
On June 18th, it was announced via a WRG pr that Bobby Pierce had failed the tire test from the event. The team was disqualified and hit with a large fine.
Purse money of $13,640 was held. The team was also fined $13,640 on top of being hit with a tire analysis fee of $1,690. In total, the fine totaled a loss of $28,970 for Dunn-Benson Motorsports.
Note: As of 2016, a single tire test from Blue Ridge Labs came at the cost of $85.