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Phillips tops field at Randolph County Raceway

By Trenton Berry – Moberly, Missouri (June 3, 2017) – Saturday’s Lucas Oil MLRA stop at Randolph County Raceway in Moberly, Missouri wrapped up three straight days of action at three separate facilities.   When the final checkers fell it was Terry Phillips sitting in Andy’s Frozen Custard Victory Lane. Phillips wrestled the lead away from Jesse Stovall in turns ...

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Simpson sweeps Donnellson

By Trenton Berry – Donnellson, Iowa (June 2, 2017) – Friday marked the second and final visit of the season by the Lucas Oil MLRA to Lee County Speedway in Donnellson, Iowa. Another big crowd was on hand for the series’ seventh race of the season. For the second straight night Chris Simpson took the checkers after leading the entire ...

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Simpson is class of the field in Memphis

By Trenton Berry – Memphis, Missouri (June 1, 2017) – Scotland County Speedway in Memphis, Missouri played host to the Lucas Oil MLRA Thursday night. Chris Simpson qualified on the outside pole for the 25 lap main event and immediately jumped out front. He set a blistering pace and walked away from the competition to score his second Lucas Oil ...

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Lucas Oil MLRA gears up for three-race weekend swing

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by Lyndal Scranton – Independence, Iowa (May 31, 2017) – After mixing it up with the Lucas Oil Late Model Dirt Series over the weekend at the Show-Me 100, the Lucas Oil MLRA regulars return to action this weekend with a big, three-race swing. Action kicks off Thursday night at Scotland County Speedway in Memphis, Mo., with a $2,000-to-win feature. ...

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Billy Moyer Notches Career Win #818 at Independence; Invades Land of Lincoln!

(BATESVILLE, ARKANSAS) Batesville, Arkansas Hall of Famer Billy Moyer wrapped up a Lucas Oil MLRA Series tripleheader in the Hawkeye State in victory lane, as he notched career win #818 on Saturday evening, May 6 at Independence Motor Speedway in Independence, Iowa! Billy won his heat race in preliminary action and later started the 40-lap headliner from the pole position. ...

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Moyer dominates Lucas Oil MLRA stop in Independence

Media Contact: Trenton Berry     Independence, Iowa (May 6, 2017) – Saturday night wrapped up the weekend’s trio of events for the Lucas Oil MLRA. DirtOnDirt.com polesitter Billy Moyer jumped out to the lead, and stormed away from the field for his second win of the season career win 818.   “We just keep working at it, were doing ...

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Pierce tackles Davenport’s topside for $3,000 win

Media Contact: Trenton Berry   Davenport, Iowa (May 5, 2017) – Bobby Pierce rolled into Davenport Speedway for the first time ever, Friday evening, and left with the $3,000 check. However, the win was far from easy. There were 31 cars total gunning for the checkers. The win is the fifth for Pierce this season and second ever with the ...

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Close Finishes Highlight Thursday Nights Action at the Lee County Speedway

by Brian Neal Donnellson, IA (Thursday, May 4, 2017) – A rare Thursday night of racing was held at the Lee County Speedway in Donnellson, Iowa, as the Lucas Oil MLRA Late Models made there first of two stops at the track for 2017. The action was being presented by Roberts Tire Center out of Burlington, Iowa, and if you ...

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Chris Simpson shows the way in Donnellson

CLICK HERE FOR MORE PHOTOS FROM LEE COUNTY SPEEDWAY! Media Contact: Trenton Berry   Donnellson, Iowa (May 4, 2017) – Chris Simpson started the season strong and he kept riding the wave of success, Thursday night at Lee County Speedway in Donnellson, Iowa. Simpson fired from the DirtOnDirt.com pole, and led every lap for his first Lucas Oil MLRA win ...

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Lucas Oil MLRA invades the Hawkeye state

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Media Contact: Trenton Berry   Wheatland, Missouri (May 2, 2017) – The state of Iowa has become a hotbed of activity for the Lucas Oil MLRA in previous seasons. With each ensuing event in the Hawkeye state, fan interest seems to be on the rise. This weekend will be no different, with a trio of events on the docket. “Man, ...

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Lucas Oil MLRA Late Models Set to Invade the Lee County Speedway on Thursday

by Brian Neal Donnellson, IA (Saturday, April 29, 2017) – After mother nature claimed her fourth night in six scheduled nights on Friday, April 28th at the Lee County Speedway in Donnellson, Iowa, the attention now turns to Thursday, May 4th. The Lucas Oil MLRA Late Models are set for their first of two visits to the track in 2017, ...

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Late pass sends Sanders to MLRA Spring Nationals win in a thriller at Lucas Oil Speedway

Wheatland, Missouri (April 15, 2017) – The final night of the 4th annual Lucas Oil MLRA Spring Nationals Presented by RacingJunk.com was a thriller, as Rodney Sanders passed Randy Timms coming to the white flag and hung on to capture the feature win at Lucas Oil Speedway. “We had to dig deep for that one,” said Sanders, a long-time national-level ...

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Late pass sends Vaught to victory in Lucas MLRA Spring Nationals opener

By Lyndal Scranton – Wheatland, Missouri (April 14, 2017) – Will Vaught made the most of a late-race restart to grab a season-opening win Friday night as the 4th annual Lucas Oil MLRA Fall Nationals began at Lucas Oil Speedway. “It’s pretty sweet,” Vaught said after getting past Tony Jackson Jr., with five laps remaining and going on to capture ...

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Vaught sneaks in and steals season opener

By Trenton Berry – Wheatland, Missouri (April 14, 2017) – Friday’s Lucas Oil MLRA season opener at Lucas Oil Speedway in Wheatland, Missouri, was a good one. Will Vaught benefited from a restart mishap by Tony Jackson Jr. and took the lead for the final five laps, securing the win in his first start of the season. “It’s an old ...

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Lucas Oil Speedway season resumes this weekend with 4th annual MLRA Spring Nationals

Wheatland, Missouri (April 11, 2017) – The first special of the season at Lucas Oil Speedway finds the Lucas Oil MLRA Series season launching with the 4th annual MLRA Spring Nationals Presented by RacingJunk.com. Jesse Stovall of Billings will be looking to begin a successful title defense of his first MLRA Series championship. Stovall wrapped up the 2016 season with ...

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Mittler Bros. Machine & Tool to honor outstanding Crew Chiefs

Wheatland, Missouri (March 13, 2017) – Lucas Oil MLRA officials are pleased to welcome Mittler Bros. Machine & Tool to the series. Located in the St. Louis, Missouri area in Wright City, Mittler Bros. has been a staple in the racing industry for over 35 years. For the upcoming season Mittler Bros. will present a $50 certificate to the winner ...

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