October 16, 2017— Brandon Sheppard and Rocket1 Racing invaded the greater Chicago area and the Dirt Oval @ Route 66 on Friday and Saturday, Oct. 13' & 14 in Joliet, Ill., for the inaugural two-day Chi-Town Showdown.
The Chi-Town Showdown featured back-to-back nights of complete $10,000-to-win events. However, Mother Nature's relentless rain forced the cancellation of the Saturday event.
Saturday, October 7th
Heat #1 finish: 2nd
A-main start/finish: 6th/3th