1April 26th, 2014 - On Saturday night Derek took part in the $1,500-to-win Summit Racing Equipment American Modified Series program at Brownstown Speedway (Brownstown, Indiana).

Twenty-nine entries were on hand for the race, and Groomer locked into the 30 lap main event via a second place finish in his heat race. In the feature Derek raced around the top ten throughout the event before registering a ninth place finish at the checkered flag.

Full results from the event can be found at www.AmericanModifiedSeries.com

1April 18th, 2014 - Derek entered a single event over the weekend as he ventured to Bloomington Speedway (Bloomington, Indiana) for a Weekly Racing Series Event on Friday night. Twenty Open Wheel Modifieds were on hand for the program, and a fifth to second run in the heat race positioned Groomer starting fifth in the main event. He battled amongst the top five for much of the event before being getting caught up in an accident that would result in a disappointing fifteenth place finish. Complete results can be found at www.BloomingtonSpeedway.com

1April 12th, 2014 - After a week away from the track, Derek Groomer was in action on Saturday night at Brownstown Speedway (Brownstown, Indiana) in a Weekly Racing Series event. Twenty-four Open Wheel Modifieds entered the event, and Groomer started seventh in his heat race and went on to finish fifth. As a result, he started fourteenth in the feature, and after battling around mid-pack for much of the event he settled to a sixteenth place finish in the final rundown. Full results from the event are available at www.BrownstownSpeedway.com