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Jared Landers Returns to Action this Weekend

By Ben Shelton – Batesville, Arkansas (03/24/17) – For the first time since mid-August 2016 Jared Landers will return to action this weekend. He will pilot an entry fielded by Louisiana’s David Peterson Racing. “David [Peterson] and Ronnie [Stuckey] have given me a great opportunity to pilot a car this weekend and for future events,” said Landers. “I’m incredibly grateful for this opportunity, and I’m really looking forward to returning ...

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Keeter claims first USMTS win in King of America VII kickoff

By Jeff Nun – Mitch Keeter recorded his first ever United States Modified Touring Series victory Thursday against what may have been the strongest field of competitors he’s ever been a part of. Starting on the front row of the 40-lap main event next to polesitter Cade Dillard—a five-time USMTS winner already this season—Keeter never flinched as he led all 40 laps while holding off Dillard and defending USRA Modified ...

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Circuit of St. Louis road course test at Gateway Motorsports Park postponed to April 1

  March 23, 2017, St. Louis Region – The test day at the 1.6-mile Circuit of St. Louis road course at Gateway Motorsports Park in Madison, Illinois has been postponed to Saturday, April 1 due to weather. The postponement of the road course event does not affect Friday’s Midnight Madness “Fight Night” at the Dragplex or the NHRA chassis certification scheduled for Saturday.   Road racers and sports car enthusiasts will ...

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Lucas Oil Late Model Dirt Series – What to Expect in 2017!

BATAVIA, OH (March 23, 2017) – The Lucas Oil Late Model Dirt Series – widely acknowledged as the nation’s premier dirt late model sanctioning organization – is proud to offer its many fans and drivers the most exciting events in 2017. Since its inception in 2005, the Lucas Oil Late Model Dirt Series has more than doubled the amount of races on the annual schedule. The unique brand provided by ...

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Billy Moyer Welcomes Crop Production Services on Board; Looks to Fend Off Outlaws!

(BATESVILLE, ARKANSAS)  After picking up his first victory of 2017 back on January 11 during the ‘Wild West Shootout’ at Arizona Speedway in Queen Creek, Arizona, Dirt Late Model Hall of Famer and six-time ‘World 100’ Champion Billy Moyer is slated to start his regular season this weekend (March 24-25) in a World of Outlaws Craftsman Late Model Series doubleheader.  Billy will look to fend off the cars and stars ...

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Pair of Open Practice Sessions Slated for April 13 and April 20 at Dirt Oval 66

(JOLIET, ILLINOIS) As the reconfiguration and construction of the new 3/8-mile track at Dirt Oval 66 reaches its apex, President Sherri Heckenast and track officials confirmed today that they are still on schedule to be ready to host a pair of open practice sessions at the Joilet, Illinois complex on Thursday, April 13 and the following Thursday, April 20. While fans are certainly welcome to watch these practices (there will ...

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Christman Steps Down as Series Director of World of Outlaw Late Model Series 

After 10 years at the helm, Tim Christman will be stepping down as Series Director for the World of Outlaws Craftsman® Late Model Series. During his tenure Tim guided the growth of the series from what was a 36-race schedule in 2006 to a 52-race calendar for the 2017 season. In the process, Tim became one of the most influential names in dirt late model racing, and his legacy will ...

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World of Outlaws Craftsman® Late Model Series to Visit Three States in Three Days

Whynot Motorsports Park, I-30 Speedway, LoneStar Speedway CONCORD, N.C. – March 21, 2017- The World of Outlaws Craftsman Late Model Series hits the road this week to close out the month of March. The traveling band of 15 full-time Series drivers, their crews, and seven Series Officials will conquer a 613 mile trek across three states in three days making three stops along the way. Whynot Motorsports Park- March 24 ...

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Tri-City Speedway Banquet set for Sunday, April 23rd!

From Tri-City Speedway – We were unable to book another facility, everything we looked into was booked and were unable to host it at KG’s. Were sorry for any inconvenience we would have liked to have held it at a Banquet Center. We would like to do it on Sunday, April 23 at Tri City and make it a family event. It will start at 1:00 Dinner at 2:00 Awards ...

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Racecar Show History;Test And Tunes Up Next at Lincoln & Macon!

Hickory Point Mall Racecar Show A Success Test & Tune Days Up Next For Macon & Lincoln Speedway   The Hickory Point Mall, in Forsyth, Illinois was packed this past weekend with drivers, teams, and racefans.  They were all there to check out the racecars on display in addition to picking up schedules for racetracks like Macon, Lincoln, and Terre Haute, in addition to all of the special events promoted ...

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Dirt Late Model News

Jared Landers Returns to Action this Weekend

By Ben Shelton – Batesville, Arkansas (03/24/17) – For the first time since mid-August 2016 Jared Landers will return to action this weekend. He will pilot an entry fielded by Louisiana’s David Peterson Racing. “David [Peterson] and Ronnie [Stuckey] have given me a great opportunity to pilot a car this weekend and for future events,” said Landers. “I’m incredibly grateful for this opportunity, and I’m really looking forward to returning ...

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Lucas Oil Late Model Dirt Series – What to Expect in 2017!

BATAVIA, OH (March 23, 2017) – The Lucas Oil Late Model Dirt Series – widely acknowledged as the nation’s premier dirt late model sanctioning organization – is proud to offer its many fans and drivers the most exciting events in 2017. Since its inception in 2005, the Lucas Oil Late Model Dirt Series has more than doubled the amount of races on the annual schedule. The unique brand provided by ...

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Billy Moyer Welcomes Crop Production Services on Board; Looks to Fend Off Outlaws!

(BATESVILLE, ARKANSAS)  After picking up his first victory of 2017 back on January 11 during the ‘Wild West Shootout’ at Arizona Speedway in Queen Creek, Arizona, Dirt Late Model Hall of Famer and six-time ‘World 100’ Champion Billy Moyer is slated to start his regular season this weekend (March 24-25) in a World of Outlaws Craftsman Late Model Series doubleheader.  Billy will look to fend off the cars and stars ...

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Christman Steps Down as Series Director of World of Outlaw Late Model Series 

After 10 years at the helm, Tim Christman will be stepping down as Series Director for the World of Outlaws Craftsman® Late Model Series. During his tenure Tim guided the growth of the series from what was a 36-race schedule in 2006 to a 52-race calendar for the 2017 season. In the process, Tim became one of the most influential names in dirt late model racing, and his legacy will ...

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Open Wheel Modified News

UMP Modifieds Getting Ready For First Of Seven Terre Haute Events

April 2nd Event Part Of Silver Crown Sumar Classic The 1/2-mile at Wabash Valley Fairgrounds in Terre Haute, IN is about to come alive with the roar of racing engines.  The season opening Sumar Classic is coming up on Sunday, April 2nd.  In addition to an outstanding field of USAC Silver Crown Champ Cars, the Scott’s Custom Colors UMP Modifieds will also be in action.  For the Mods, it will ...

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Keeter claims first USMTS win in King of America VII kickoff

By Jeff Nun – Mitch Keeter recorded his first ever United States Modified Touring Series victory Thursday against what may have been the strongest field of competitors he’s ever been a part of. Starting on the front row of the 40-lap main event next to polesitter Cade Dillard—a five-time USMTS winner already this season—Keeter never flinched as he led all 40 laps while holding off Dillard and defending USRA Modified ...

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Chad Zobrist, Mike Harrison & Ryan Eilers take Lucky 40 wins at Highland Speedway!

CLICK HERE FOR MORE PHOTOS FROM HIGHLAND SPEEDWAY! Highland Speedway Lucky 40 – King Kong Korte night 3/18/2017 BWet/BDry Solutions Late Models Heat 1 Finish Car No Driver 1 6K Michael Kloos 2 10 Daryn Klein 3 15V Kolby Vandenbergh 4 17X Matt Santel 5 15 Matt Shannon 6 16 Rusty Griffaw 7 16H Mike Hammerle Heat 2 Finish Car No Driver 1 11 Jeff Herzog 2 78 Chad Zobrist ...

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Lucky 40 / King Kong Korte Night set for Saturday, March 18th!

Highland, IL – March 17th, 2017 – The Lucky 40 at Highland Speedway will kick off the 2017 racing season on Saturday, March 18th. The event will feature UMP Late Models, Modifieds, B-Mods. The Lucky 40 will kick off the season point’s chase for the Champion. UMP Late Models will pay $1500 to WIN, UMP Modifieds $750.00 to WIN and B-Mods will pay $500 to win. For Late Models, there ...

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Sprint Car & Midget News

DEFENDING WINNER C.J. LEARY AIMS FOR REPEAT SUCCESS IN APRIL 2ND SUMAR CLASSIC AT TERRE HAUTE

By: Richie Murray – USAC Media In May of 1997, back when C.J. Leary was just a year old, the Leary family reached USAC Silver Crown victory lane for the first time. Chuck Leary, C.J.’s father, scored a prestigious win in the “Hoosier Hundred” at the Indiana State Fairgrounds for his first and only career USAC National triumph. It may have just been a single victory, but oh, what a ...

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UMP Modifieds Getting Ready For First Of Seven Terre Haute Events

April 2nd Event Part Of Silver Crown Sumar Classic The 1/2-mile at Wabash Valley Fairgrounds in Terre Haute, IN is about to come alive with the roar of racing engines.  The season opening Sumar Classic is coming up on Sunday, April 2nd.  In addition to an outstanding field of USAC Silver Crown Champ Cars, the Scott’s Custom Colors UMP Modifieds will also be in action.  For the Mods, it will ...

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Terre Haute Action Track

LARGEST SUMAR CLASSIC FIELD IN TWO DECADES EXPECTED AT TERRE HAUTE APRIL 2ND!

The largest car count for the “Sumar Classic” in nearly two decades is expected for the USAC Silver Crown season opener Sunday, April 2 at western Indiana’s Terre Haute Action Track. Thirty-three drivers and cars are on the list of expected competitors for this year’s 100-lap showdown on the famed half-mile dirt oval. The list includes some of the most decorated racers in USAC history as well as one of ...

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Inaugural POWRi Lucas Oil WAR East Sprints Season Opener at Fayette County Speedway on April 1st

Indianapolis, IN – Saturday, April 1 will kick off the POWRi Lucas Oil WAR East Sprints season with the inaugural race at Fayette County Speedway in Brownstown, Illinois. The much anticipated race will pay $2,000 to win and $200 to start. Twelve races make up the 2017 POWRi WAR East schedule which will award the top five in points at the end of the season with a point fund listed ...

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