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THE ‘OK’ CORRAL; Oklahoma natives find 2019 success Sooner rather than later on World of Outlaws tour

CONCORD, NC – Feb. 15, 2019 – There’s something in the water in Oklahoma. At least you might think that when looking at last week’s Sprint Car results from the DIRTcar Nationals at Volusia Speedway Park.   Oklahoma natives Daryn Pittman, Shane Stewart and Christopher Bell dominated about a week’s worth of Sprint Car racing in Florida.   – Pittman won two of the four Sprint Car Features, finished on ...

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Sheppard on Top of Super-Powered Podium

Seven-Time Champion Matt Sheppard Passes Two Cars in One Corner for Round Two Win at the DIRTcar Nationals BARBERVILLE, FL – February 14, 2019 – There was love for dirt racing in the air Thursday night at Volusia Speedway Park on Valentine’s Day as a huge crowd watched three super-powered heroes battle down to the wire for the Super DIRTcar Series Big-Block Modifieds victory. Super Matt Sheppard, from Watertown, NY, ...

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Brandon Sheppard goes back to back at Volusia Speedway Park

Another Mark in the Win Column for the Rocket Chassis House Car, Weiss Shows Signs of Strength BARBERVILLE, FL – Feb. 14, 2019 – The World of Outlaws Morton Buildings Late Model Series had a streak going of three different winners in three races after Wednesday night. Brandon Sheppard’s back-to-back win on Thursday night over Scott Bloomquist, Don O’Neal and Rookie of the Year contender Ricky Weiss changed all that, ...

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Billy Decker Christens Return to Gypsum Racing with a Win, Edges Out Teammate Larry Wight

BARBERVILLE, FL – February 13, 2019 – It took just one race for Billy Decker to return to his winning ways in the famous red No. 91 Gypsum Express Big-Block Modified, there was nothing easy about it on Wednesday night in DIRTcar Nationals at Volusia Speedway Park. Not only did Decker, of Unadilla, NY, hold off teammate and reigning NAPA Super DIRT Week Champion Larry Wight, but he was forced ...

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Brandon Sheppard wins Volusia WoO opener!

BARBERVILLE, FL – Feb. 13, 2019 – Brandon Sheppard was the third different winner in three races to start the World of Outlaws Morton Buildings Late Model Series season, and he dominated on Wednesday night at Volusia Speedway Park’s 48th Annual DIRTcar Nationals. While “The Rocket Shepp” was in control, a wild race waged behind him. Don O’Neal had fallen as far as 16th before he hooked up and charged ...

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Springfield Raceway To Open With March Madness March 9th Special Event

Springfield, Mo.-The 2019 Racing season will get a kick-start at The “Quick-Quarter” of The multi-groove Springfield Raceway with a full race card with Late Models to battle for $2,000 to win and $400 to start. The Late Models will use The Comp Cam Series rules with the tire rule being Hoosier D55 or LM40. Modifieds and USRA B Modifieds both take to the track for a $1,000 to win feature ...

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Buzzie Crowned 2018 DIRTcar Southeast Champion at DIRTcar Nationals

BARBERVILLE, FL — Feb. 11, 2019 — During Opening Ceremonies for Night 7 of the 48th annual DIRTcar Nationals Buzzie Reutimann received his trophy for winning the DIRTcar Southeast Championship in his iconic 00 UMP Modified. Racing for six decades, this adds to an already impressive list of accomplishments for the 77-year-old Zephyrhills, FL native. “That is great. I didn’t expect this tonight. I really didn’t,” said Reutimann. “I know ...

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Brian Brown Caps DIRTcar Nationals With Fifth-Place Finish

Inside Line Promotions – BARBERVILLE, Fla. (Feb. 12, 2019) – Brian Brown posted the second-best result of his DIRTcar Nationals career last Saturday when he garnered a fifth-place finish. It was a strong result to a solid week for Brown, who made the dash during three of the four rounds prior to the finale being rained out at Volusia Speedway Park. The spectacle began last Wednesday with the first of ...

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Dirt Late Model News

Brandon Sheppard goes back to back at Volusia Speedway Park

Another Mark in the Win Column for the Rocket Chassis House Car, Weiss Shows Signs of Strength BARBERVILLE, FL – Feb. 14, 2019 – The World of Outlaws Morton Buildings Late Model Series had a streak going of three different winners in three races after Wednesday night. Brandon Sheppard’s back-to-back win on Thursday night over Scott Bloomquist, Don O’Neal and Rookie of the Year contender Ricky Weiss changed all that, ...

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Brandon Sheppard wins Volusia WoO opener!

BARBERVILLE, FL – Feb. 13, 2019 – Brandon Sheppard was the third different winner in three races to start the World of Outlaws Morton Buildings Late Model Series season, and he dominated on Wednesday night at Volusia Speedway Park’s 48th Annual DIRTcar Nationals. While “The Rocket Shepp” was in control, a wild race waged behind him. Don O’Neal had fallen as far as 16th before he hooked up and charged ...

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Open Wheel Modified News

Sheppard on Top of Super-Powered Podium

Seven-Time Champion Matt Sheppard Passes Two Cars in One Corner for Round Two Win at the DIRTcar Nationals BARBERVILLE, FL – February 14, 2019 – There was love for dirt racing in the air Thursday night at Volusia Speedway Park on Valentine’s Day as a huge crowd watched three super-powered heroes battle down to the wire for the Super DIRTcar Series Big-Block Modifieds victory. Super Matt Sheppard, from Watertown, NY, ...

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Billy Decker Christens Return to Gypsum Racing with a Win, Edges Out Teammate Larry Wight

BARBERVILLE, FL – February 13, 2019 – It took just one race for Billy Decker to return to his winning ways in the famous red No. 91 Gypsum Express Big-Block Modified, there was nothing easy about it on Wednesday night in DIRTcar Nationals at Volusia Speedway Park. Not only did Decker, of Unadilla, NY, hold off teammate and reigning NAPA Super DIRT Week Champion Larry Wight, but he was forced ...

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Springfield Raceway To Open With March Madness March 9th Special Event

Springfield, Mo.-The 2019 Racing season will get a kick-start at The “Quick-Quarter” of The multi-groove Springfield Raceway with a full race card with Late Models to battle for $2,000 to win and $400 to start. The Late Models will use The Comp Cam Series rules with the tire rule being Hoosier D55 or LM40. Modifieds and USRA B Modifieds both take to the track for a $1,000 to win feature ...

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Sprint Car & Midget News

THE ‘OK’ CORRAL; Oklahoma natives find 2019 success Sooner rather than later on World of Outlaws tour

CONCORD, NC – Feb. 15, 2019 – There’s something in the water in Oklahoma. At least you might think that when looking at last week’s Sprint Car results from the DIRTcar Nationals at Volusia Speedway Park.   Oklahoma natives Daryn Pittman, Shane Stewart and Christopher Bell dominated about a week’s worth of Sprint Car racing in Florida.   – Pittman won two of the four Sprint Car Features, finished on ...

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LAST LAP HERO WINDOM SCORES OCALA USAC SPRINT OPENER

By: Richie Murray – USAC Media Ocala, Florida (February 14, 2019)………Chris Windom led just one lap in Thursday’s USAC AMSOIL National Sprint Car season opener at Bubba Raceway Park, but it was the one that paid the most as the Canton, Ill. driver prevailed on a wild final lap scramble that saw three different race leaders edge ahead at one point in an instant Valentine’s Day classic. Windom’s victory gave ...

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Brian Brown Caps DIRTcar Nationals With Fifth-Place Finish

Inside Line Promotions – BARBERVILLE, Fla. (Feb. 12, 2019) – Brian Brown posted the second-best result of his DIRTcar Nationals career last Saturday when he garnered a fifth-place finish. It was a strong result to a solid week for Brown, who made the dash during three of the four rounds prior to the finale being rained out at Volusia Speedway Park. The spectacle began last Wednesday with the first of ...

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Pittman Claims Third Golden Gator

BARBERVILLE, FL – Feb. 10, 2019 – Mother Nature put a halt to Daryn Pittman’s quest for three wins in a row at Volusia Speedway Park, canceling Sunday’s Sprint Car event, but handed him his third DIRTcar Nationals championship. And the first for his new Roth Motorsports team. “To do it with a different team makes it that much more special,” Pittman said about getting another golden gator. “For us ...

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Illinois

Tri-City Speedway rules meeting postponed till Friday, February 15th!

February 10th, 2019 – The rules meeting scheduled for today at Tri-City Speedway has been postponed until Friday, February 15th due to the icy conditions in the area today. The rules meeting on Friday will be at 7pm at the Knights of Columbus Hall in Granite City, IL. They will have the racing action from Volusia Speedway Park playing on the TVs as well on Friday night. Tri-City Speedway’s banquet ...

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CENTRAL ILLINOIS DIRT RACING REPORT

by Jeff Adams WINDOM LOOKS TO CHASE HISTORY IN 2019 Canton open wheel ace Chris Windom will try to become only the 7th driver to ever win the USAC “Triple Crown” this season as he has secured a full-time ride in the USAC NOS Energy Drink National Midget Series in the 17BC car for Clauson-Marshall Racing in 2019. Windom begins his quest this weekend at Bubba Raceway Park in Ocala, ...

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Racers Awarded For 2018 Seasons This Past Weekend

Macon Speedway, Lincoln Speedway, and Big Ten Champions Honored This Past Weekend (Decatur, IL) Drivers, teams, officials, and fans converged in Central Illinois this past weekend for the 2018 Champion Awards Banquet at the Decatur Conference Center & Hotel in Decatur, IL.  Top finishers from the previous season were awarded trophies and checks for the success that they had at Macon Speedway, Lincoln Speedway, and the Midwest Big Ten Series.  ...

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2019 Gateway Motorsports Park Oval Track and Road Course Schedule

March 9 (Saturday) — STL Drift April 9 (Tuesday) – PDX 12-14 (Friday, Saturday, Sunday) — SCCA track days 20 (Saturday) — Gateway track day 26-28 (Friday, Saturday, Sunday) — Porsche Club 29 (Monday) — Skip Barber move-in day 30 (Tuesday) — Skip Barber Racing School May 1-8 (Wednesday through following Wednesday) — Skip Barber Racing School 9 (Thursday) — CES set-up day 10-12 (Friday, Saturday, Sunday) – CES 14 ...

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Missouri

Show-Me 100 tickets, plus Lucas Oil Speedway single-event tickets, on sale Feb. 1

By Lyndal Scranton – WHEATLAND, Missouri (January 29, 2019) – Reserved seats for the 27th annual Show-Me 100 Presented by ProtecttheHarvest.com – and any other event this season at Lucas Oil Speedway  – go on sale to the general public on Friday. Season passes have been available for several weeks and will continue to be available. But it’s always a big day when reserved tickets for the Show-Me 100, either ...

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Gateway Dirt Nationals returns to St. Louis in 2019-2021

Dates are set for 2019-2021 event at the Dome at America’s Center St Louis, MO. — The Gateway Dirt Nationals is fresh off the completion of another successful event in Downtown St. Louis at the Dome at America’s Center. The energy and excitement around the event has remained strong now for over 3 years and in 2019 fans should expect to have more of the same. The Gateway Dirt Nationals ...

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Night of Champions 2018 – Speeches and More from the DIRTcar Racing Banquet!

The 2018 DIRTcar Racing banquet from the Crowne Plaza in Springfield, IL was yet another successful night of celebration and reflection from all of the champions in each of the 11 series. Lots of hardware was given out, good friends were seen and great speeches were made before what promises to be yet another exciting year of DIRTcar Racing in 2019. The evening began with the honoring of the Kids ...

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Lebanon Midway

Lebanon Midway To Start 2019 Season With Spring Sizzles Friday March 29

Lebanon, Mo.- After a very action packed and successful 2018 season, The Lebanon Midway Speedway will begin the 2019 season on Friday evening March 29 featuring The USRA OUT Paced B Modifieds along with Street Stocks, Midwest Modifieds, Pure Stocks, and The Front Wheel Drive Hornets. A new class for 1st year young drivers called the Cruisers for those 14-18 years old is,being developed with the rules already posted on ...

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