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70th Anniversary of First Auto Race on DuQuoin “Magic Mile”

DuQuoin, IL-(August 27, 2016)-This Labor Day weekend marks the 70th birthday for automobile racing on the famed “Magic Mile” at the picturesque DuQuoin State Fairgrounds in southern Illinois.  A hall of fame roster of drivers have seen action on the DuQuoin clay which has produced some of the most famous and infamous moments in American auto racing.   William Hayes, owner of the local Coca-Cola bottling plant envisioned a fair ...

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Billy Moyer, Michael Long, Matt Mevert & Jacob Rexing take wins at Tri-City Speedway!

CLICK HERE FOR MORE PHOTOS FROM TRI-CITY SPEEDWAY! Tri City Speedway, Granite City, IL Race Results for 8/26/2016 B Modified – A-Main (25 Cars) Finish Car No Driver Hometown DQ/DNS/DNF 1 42 Matt Mevert Steeleville, IL 2 3E Robbie Eilers (B) Highland, IL 3 15B Terry Bolin Brighton, IL 4 9S Tommie Seets (B) Alton, IL 5 B52 John Stanton (B) East Alton, IL 6 70 Jeff Yates Moscow Mills, ...

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Hometown Hero: Eric Spangler Sees the Checkers at Merritt

Spangler Sees the Checkers Eric Spangler earns first World of Outlaws win LAKE CITY, Mich. – August 26, 2016 – Eric Spangler earns his first World of Outlaws Craftsman® Late Model Series victory Friday night, for the first night of the Keyser Manufacturing Great Lakes Shootout weekend at Merritt Speedway. The Lake City, Mich. native revved his engine all the way to victory lane in front of his home crowd. ...

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Jimmy Mars takes Corn Belt Clash win at Oshkosh!

CLICK HERE FOR MORE PHOTOS FROM OSHKOSH SPEEDZONE! August 26, 2016 Corn Belt Clash George Scheffler Memorial Oshkosh Speedzone Raceway Oshkosh Wisconsin $8000.00 to win 40 laps Jimmy Mars cools off Simpson for win at 7th Annual George Scheffler Memorial The slick smooth surface of Oshkosh Speedzone Raceway suited Jimmy Mars as he lived up to being the “Ice Man” in front of the home town Wisconsin fans. While early ...

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Billy Moyer takes MARS DIRTcar Series win at Tri-City Speedway!

Tri City Speedway, Granite City, IL Race Results for 8/26/2016 UMP Late Models – A-Main (37 Cars) Qualifying 1 32P Bobby Pierce Oakwood, IL Fast Time Overall: 14.559 Finish Car No Driver Hometown DQ/DNS/DNF 1 21 Billy Moyer Batesville, AR 2 32P Bobby Pierce Oakwood, IL 3 0 Jesse Stovall Billing, MO 4 11 Gordy Gundaker (L) St. Charles, MO 5 1V Will Vaught Crane, MO 6 15V Kolby Vandenbergh ...

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Bloomquist Takes John Bradshaw Memorial at Ponderosa Speedway

JUNCTION CITY, KY (August 26, 2016) – Lucas Oil Late Model Dirt Series point leader Scott Bloomquist extended his lead in the championship standings by winning the 13th Annual John Bradshaw Memorial at Ponderosa Speedway on Friday Night. It was the first ever visit by the LOLMDS to the Central Kentucky bullring.   Bloomquist led all 50 laps in his Crop Production Services, Reece Monument Company, Mark Martin Automotive, Andy ...

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Kenny Wallace takes DIRTcar Modified win at Lincoln Speedway!

CLICK HERE FOR MORE PHOTOS FROM LINCOLN SPEEDWAY! Feature: 1. 36 Kenny Wallace 2. 24H Mike Harrison 3. 18 Michael Long 4. 16C Josh Harris 5. 10 AJ Fike 6. 128 Zach Schantz 7. 25 Allen Weisser 8. 11B Kyle Byerline 9. 10 Curt Rhodes 10. 72A Austin Lynn 11. 44G Shane Garrison 12. 98 Billy Nail 13. 10A Shawn Vaughn 14. 77 Ray Bollinger 15. 10K Kelly Kovski 16. ...

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Photo from left to right--Spencer Pigot, Track Owner, Curtis Francois, Josef Newarden, Ed Carpenter, and Mark Miles, Chief Executive Officer, Hulman & Company. -- Don Figler photo

Gateway Motorsports Park will usher in a new era in 2017

Verizon IndyCar Series coming August 26, 2017 By John Bisci – August 25, 2016, St. Louis Region – Officials from Gateway Motorsports Park and INDYCAR have announced that a race date has been awarded to St. Louis for the cars and stars of the Indianapolis 500 to come to Gateway Motorsports Park in 2017. Officials from Gateway Motorsports Park and INDYCAR today announced a multi-year agreement to produce annual INDYCAR-sanctioned events at ...

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Bobby Pierce takes MARS/UMP win at Lincoln Speedway

1 #32 Bobby Pierce Laps Total Time Best Lap Best Time Diff Gap 40 28:48.518 7 00:14.668 N/A 2 #24 Ryan Unzicker Laps Total Time Best Lap Best Time Diff Gap 40 28:49.480 1 00:14.635 0.962 0.962 N/A 3 #21 Billy Moyer Laps Total Time Best Lap Best Time Diff Gap 40 28:49.931 13 00:14.992 1.413 0.451 N/A 4 #28 Dennis Erb Laps Total Time Best Lap Best Time Diff ...

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Fayette County Speedway Results 8/20/16

8/20/16 RESULTS MODIFIED HEAT 1 1A AARON DRAEGE E55 CHAD SELLERS 3D KEVIN LEE 51 PHIL BIBLE HEAT 2 21 KHRIS FOHNE MB4 MARTY LINDEMAN 67P DAN PAINTER 74J JEFF SANFORD FEATURE 21 KHRIS FOHNE E55 CHAD SELLERS MB4 MARTY LINDEMAN 3D KEVIN LEE 4T JAKE TREBILCOCK 51 PHIL BIBLE 67P DAN PAINTER 30 CHARLES SNOW 74J JEFF SANFORD DNS       1A           AARON DRAEGE DNS       37           RICK RUSH DNS       2M         MICHAEL ...

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Hometown Hero: Eric Spangler Sees the Checkers at Merritt

Spangler Sees the Checkers Eric Spangler earns first World of Outlaws win LAKE CITY, Mich. – August 26, 2016 – Eric Spangler earns his first World of Outlaws Craftsman® Late Model Series victory Friday night, for the first night of the Keyser Manufacturing Great Lakes Shootout weekend at Merritt Speedway. The Lake City, Mich. native revved his engine all the way to victory lane in front of his home crowd. ...

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Jimmy Mars takes Corn Belt Clash win at Oshkosh!

CLICK HERE FOR MORE PHOTOS FROM OSHKOSH SPEEDZONE! August 26, 2016 Corn Belt Clash George Scheffler Memorial Oshkosh Speedzone Raceway Oshkosh Wisconsin $8000.00 to win 40 laps Jimmy Mars cools off Simpson for win at 7th Annual George Scheffler Memorial The slick smooth surface of Oshkosh Speedzone Raceway suited Jimmy Mars as he lived up to being the “Ice Man” in front of the home town Wisconsin fans. While early ...

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Billy Moyer

Billy Moyer takes MARS DIRTcar Series win at Tri-City Speedway!

Tri City Speedway, Granite City, IL Race Results for 8/26/2016 UMP Late Models – A-Main (37 Cars) Qualifying 1 32P Bobby Pierce Oakwood, IL Fast Time Overall: 14.559 Finish Car No Driver Hometown DQ/DNS/DNF 1 21 Billy Moyer Batesville, AR 2 32P Bobby Pierce Oakwood, IL 3 0 Jesse Stovall Billing, MO 4 11 Gordy Gundaker (L) St. Charles, MO 5 1V Will Vaught Crane, MO 6 15V Kolby Vandenbergh ...

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Bloomquist Takes John Bradshaw Memorial at Ponderosa Speedway

JUNCTION CITY, KY (August 26, 2016) – Lucas Oil Late Model Dirt Series point leader Scott Bloomquist extended his lead in the championship standings by winning the 13th Annual John Bradshaw Memorial at Ponderosa Speedway on Friday Night. It was the first ever visit by the LOLMDS to the Central Kentucky bullring.   Bloomquist led all 50 laps in his Crop Production Services, Reece Monument Company, Mark Martin Automotive, Andy ...

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Open Wheel Modified News

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Kenny Wallace takes DIRTcar Modified win at Lincoln Speedway!

CLICK HERE FOR MORE PHOTOS FROM LINCOLN SPEEDWAY! Feature: 1. 36 Kenny Wallace 2. 24H Mike Harrison 3. 18 Michael Long 4. 16C Josh Harris 5. 10 AJ Fike 6. 128 Zach Schantz 7. 25 Allen Weisser 8. 11B Kyle Byerline 9. 10 Curt Rhodes 10. 72A Austin Lynn 11. 44G Shane Garrison 12. 98 Billy Nail 13. 10A Shawn Vaughn 14. 77 Ray Bollinger 15. 10K Kelly Kovski 16. ...

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Louisiana Fast: Dillard dominates at Adams County Speedway

CORNING, Iowa (Aug. 18) — His hometown of Robeline, La., may be half a world away, but Cade Dillard has certainly taken a liking to the State of Iowa. With a dominating performance Thursday night at the Adams County Speedway in Corning, Iowa, the 25-year-old notched his second straight win in the Hunt for the USMTS Casey’s Cup powered by S&S Fishing & Rental and seventh of his career-three of ...

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Driver roster at 95 for Grant Junghans Memorial

KANSAS CITY, Kan. (Aug. 18) — The biggest and richest one-day event in the history of dirt modified racing will take place Friday, Aug. 19, when fans and the top drivers in the sport converge on the Lakeside Speedway in Kansas City for the inaugural Grant Junghans Memorial presented by BriggsAuto.com. DRIVER ROSTER (as of Aug. 18, 11:30 a.m.) 1. 73b Shad Badder, Bates City, Mo. 2. 4 Cody Bauman, ...

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Michael Long takes Modified win at Federated Auto Parts Raceway at I-55’s Ironman!

August 6th, 2016 MODIFIED – FEATURE Finish Start Car Driver Hometown Points 1 2 18L Michael Long – 100.00 2 3 14C Rick Conoyer – 85.00 3 6 6 Rusty Griffaw – 80.00 4 7 70 Josh Russell – 75.00 5 10 9 Ken Schrader – 70.00 6 9 01W Derrick Black – 67.00 7 11 36 Conrad Miner – 63.00 8 19 34 Dave Armstrong – 60.00 9 20 ...

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Sprint Car & Midget News

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St. Francois County Raceway Auto Plaza Group Race Recap 8-20-16

By Chris Boyd – Hello to all of the race fans out there in this world, here is your St. Francois County Raceway Auto Plaza Group Race Recap for Saturday August 20th. Up first is the Super Street class, the victory in heat number one went to Jason Neel in the 94n car after starting on the inside of the second row. Making his way from the outside of the ...

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DuQuoin IL State Fair Up Next For USAC Silver Crown Champ Cars

SPECIAL FROM USAC RACING… TED HORN 100 AT DuQUOIN SEPTEMBER 3; SPRINGFIELD’S BETTENHAUSEN 100 RAINED OUT The battle for USAC’s Silver Crown Championship was delayed by Saturday’s continuing rain in the Midwest, which forced postponement of the “Bettenhausen 100” at the Illinois State Fairgrounds in Springfield. Race organizer Bob Sargent and USAC officials are considering a possible rain date which will be announced if and when it is firm. That ...

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Brian Brown Pockets $15,000 To Win Lucas Oil ASCS High Roller Classic at Sedalia

By Bryan Hulbert – SEDALIA, Mo. (August 21, 2016) Denied the big prize in 2015, Brian Brown was all business as the Casey’s General Store/FVP No. 21 led start-to-finish in Sunday’s W-K Chevrolet High Roller Classic presented by Casey’s General Stores with the Lucas Oil American Sprint Car Series presented by the MAVTV Motorsports Network at Sedalia’s Missouri State Fair Speedway. Brown’s second career National Tour triumph at the “Historic ...

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Sam Hafertepe, Jr. Holds On For Lucas Oil ASCS Victory at St. Francois County Raceway

By Bryan Hulbert – FARMINGTON, Mo. (August 20, 2016) The debut of the Lucas Oil American Sprint Car Series presented by the MAVTV Motorsports Network at the St. Francois County Raceway came down to the final lap as Sam Hafertepe, Jr. narrowly held off local track champion, Joey Montgomery, at the line to win the Dean Adams Classic. Leading from the drop of the green, the race’s third and final ...

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