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Babb Banks $10,555 in “Slocum 50” Win at 34 Raceway

By Billy Rock – Burlington, Iowa (April 21, 2018) – For the second time in the young 2018 season, Moweaqua, IL driver Shannon Babb was able to get out front early and distance himself from the field en-route to a win with the Lucas Oil MLRA. Saturday nights 10th annual “Slocum 50” presented by Roederer’s Pit Stop, would attract a ...

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Chris Simpson Goes Back to Back with MLRA Win in Davenport

Davenport, Iowa (April 20th, 2018) – A great field of 35 Lucas Oil MLRA late models signed in on Friday night at the Davenport Speedway for one of the rare chances to take to the speedways super quick half-mile racing surface. When the dust finally settled on the nights racing it would be Chris Simpson parking his Longhorn Chassis in ...

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MLRA Set for Double Header In The Hawkeye State

Wheatland, Missouri (April 17, 2018) – After a foiled weekend in which Mother Nature took total control of racing in the Midwest, the stars of the Lucas Oil MLRA are set to gain back the upper hand with a pair of weekend showdowns in Eastern Iowa. Leading off on Friday night April, 20th will be a trip to the Davenport ...

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Poor weather outlook forces postponement of Lucas Oil Speedway MLRA Spring Nationals

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WHEATLAND, Missouri (April 12, 2018) – With a forecast of severe thunderstorms on Friday and freezing cold on Saturday, the 5th annual Lucas Oil MLRA Spring Nationals at Lucas Oil Speedway has been postponed. “As much as we try to be optimistic, it just looks like Mother Nature is determined to win again,” Lucas Oil Speedway General Manager Dan Robinson ...

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Lucas Oil Speedway set to open 2018 season with MLRA Spring Nationals

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By Lyndal Scranton – WHEATLAND, Missouri (April 10, 2018) – After a snowy curve ball from Mother Nature, Lucas Oil Speedway again looks to launch the 2018 season this weekend and with double the action. The 5th annual Lucas Oil MLRA Spring Nationals Presented by RacingJunk.com is set for Friday and Saturday with full programs both nights. Joining the Late ...

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Chris Simpson Streaks To MLRA Hoker Trucking Thaw Brawl Title

Jim Denhamer’s photos from LaSalle Speedway’s Thaw Brawl Lloyd Collins’ photos from LaSalle Speedway’s Thaw Brawl Mike Ruefer’s photos from LaSalle Speedway’s Thaw Brawl Media Contact: FYE Motorsports Promotions For Immediate Release: Friday, March 31st, 2018 LaSalle Speedway – LaSalle, Illinois The second and final night of the 7th annual Hoker Trucking Thaw Brawl was held on Saturday night, March ...

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Babb Blasts To MLRA Hoker Trucking Thaw Brawl Opening Night Victory

Jim Denhamer’s photos from LaSalle Speedway! Lloyd Collins’ photos from LaSalle Speedway! Mike Ruefer’s photos from LaSalle Speedway! Media Contact: FYE Motorsports Promotions For Immediate Release: Friday, March 30th, 2018 LaSalle Speedway – LaSalle, Illinois 48 Lucas Oil MLRA Late Models converged on the tight quarter mile bullring at the LaSalle Speedway in LaSalle, Illinois for the opening night of ...

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LaSalle Speedway Set To Host Lucas Oil MLRA Season Opener

Wheatland, Missouri (March 13, 2018) – Preparations are in full force for the opening weekend of the 30th Anniversary season for the Lucas Oil MLRA Series. For the first time in series history the season will launch from the Ilini states LaSalle Speedway, March 29th – 31st with the 7th annual running of the Hoker Trucking “Thaw Brawl”. A practice ...

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