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With cool, wet weather in weekend forecast, Lucas Oil MLRA Spring Nationals cancelled

WHEATLAND, Missouri (April 11, 2019) – With cool temperatures expected on Friday and a forecast of persistent rain on Saturday, Lucas Oil Speedway and Lucas Oil MLRA officials have cancelled this weekend’s scheduled 6th annual MLRA Spring Nationals Presented by RacingJunk.com. Full programs had been scheduled for Friday and Saturday nights, with the Pitts Homes USRA Modifieds and O’Reilly Auto ...

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Lucas Oil Speedway Spotlight: Reigning MLRA champ Simpson returns, as his own boss

WHEATLAND, Missouri (April 9, 2019) – When Chad Simpson last appeared at Lucas Oil Speedway, it was a time of joy. The veteran driver from Mount Vernon, Iowa, captured the season-ending Lucas Oil MLRA Fall Nationals feature last October and with it a series championship. Simpson’s family, crew and car owners Bud and Denise Brinkman savored a memorable victory-lane scene. ...

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Set On Go–Vaught Ready for MLRA Opener at Lucas Oil Speedway

Media Contact: Billy Rock Wheatland, Missouri (April 9, 2019) – For the 31st time in its storied history, the Lucas Oil MLRA Late Model Series will take the green flag this weekend April 12th -13th at Wheatland, Missouri’s Lucas Oil Speedway. The double header weekend will feature complete $3,000 to win shows both nights, setting the stage for the tour’s ...

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Mittler Bros. Machine & Tool To Again Honor Top MLRA Crew Chiefs

Wheatland, Missouri (February 6, 2019) – As the start of the upcoming 2019 Lucas Oil MLRA season continues to edge towards the starting line, series officials are excited to announce the return of Mittler Bros. Machine & Tool to their line-up of contingency supporters. Mittler Bros. Machine & Tool will continue their series contingency support by selecting a Crew Chief ...

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Belle-Clair Speedway & Quincy Raceway on 2019 Lucas Oil MLRA Schedule

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Media Contact: Billy Rock Wheatland, Missouri (December 1, 2018) – Following the conclusion of one of the most exciting racing seasons in recently history, the Lucas Oil MLRA series is once again full speed ahead for 2019. Series Director Ernie Leftwich and his staff have been hard at work in recent weeks putting the finishing touches on a diverse and ...

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Perfect Ending–Chad Simpson Takes The Win And 2018 MLRA Title

Media Contact: Billy Rock Wheatland, MO (October 13, 2018) – Chad Simpson’s quest to become a two time Lucas Oil MLRA Series Champion came to a picture perfect ending on Saturday night as the driver of the GATR Truck Center/Liebe Trucking # 25 rallied late to record his 3rd series win of the season and lock up the 2018 season ...

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Simpson wins MLRA Fall Nationals, clinches series title at Lucas Oil Speedway

By Lyndal Scranton – WHEATLAND, Missouri (October 13, 2018) – Chad Simpson wrote a storybook finish for his 15-year run with car owners Bud and Denise Brinkman on Saturday night at Lucas Oil Speedway. Simpson outlasted the competition and a challenging surface to capture the 5th annual MLRA Fall Nationals and clinch the MLRA season championship for the second time. ...

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MLRA Fall Nationals, B-Mod Clash of Champions this weekend at Lucas Oil Speedway

By Lyndal Scranton – WHEATLAND, Missouri (October 8, 2018) – The Lucas Oil Speedway oval-track racing season comes to a conclusion this weekend with an exciting finish in store to the Lucas Oil MLRA championship chase and a big first-time event for the B-Mod division. The 5th annual MLRA Fall Nationals are set for Friday and Saturday night with separate ...

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MLRA Championship Weekend–Simpson & Vaught Ready to Decide Title

Media Contact: Billy Rock Wheatland, Missouri (October 8, 2018) – The culmination of the 30th Anniversary season for the Lucas Oil MLRA comes to a close this weekend as the 5th Annual Fall Nationals takes center stage at the Lucas Oil Speedway in Wheatland, MO on Oct. 12th & 13th. The weekend will provide drivers and fans two full nights ...

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Three in a Row for Vaught-MLRA Points Battle Tightens

Media Contact: Billy Rock Monett, Missouri (September 2, 2018) – In dramatic dirt track fashion at the Monett Motor Speedway, Sunday nights 48th Annual 4-State Dirt Track Championship would come down to the final turn before Will Vaught could breathe ease in Andy’s Frozen Custard Victory Lane. Vaught took home the $3,000 pay day, and also for the first time ...

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Vaught captures MLRA Larry Phillips Memorial at Lucas Oil Speedway

WHEATLAND, Missouri (September 1, 2018) – Will Vaught remained on an absolute roll Saturday night, pulling away from Chad Simpson over the final 10 laps to capture the Lucas Oil MLRA Larry Phillips Memorial Presented by Rugged Radios at Lucas Oil Speedway. Vaught, of Crane, Missouri, backed up his MLRA victory on Friday night at Lee County Speedway in Donnellson, ...

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Vaught Thrills the Crowd at the Pepsi Lee County Speedway

by Brian Neal Donnellson, IA (Friday, August 31, 2018) – Mother nature not only tried once, but twice, but three times to put a damper on Friday nights action at the Pepsi Lee County Speedway in Donnellson, Iowa. But with persistence and patience by everyone they were able to get the racing action, presented by Floyd’s E-Z Way Container Services, ...

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Vaught Overcomes Adversity to grab MLRA win # 4 at Lee County

Media Contact: Billy Rock Donnellson, Iowa (August 31, 2018) – In a night filled with adversity at the Lee County Speedway, Will Vaught would fight back to capture his fourth win of the season, and 3rd in his last four starts. All three of the series top drivers would encounter issues during the night as both Vaught and series point ...

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Last Lap Pass Parks Phillips in Victory Lane at Lakeside

Media Contact: Billy Rock FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Kansas City, Kansas (July 27, 2018) – Veteran driver and defending Lucas Oil MLRA Champion Terry Phillips, used a thrilling last lap pass over Will Vaught to capture Friday’s Clyde Ellis Memorial at Lakeside Speedway. The win is the first of the year for the driver of the Don Babb Motorsports, Andy’s Frozen ...

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