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Clanton Captures win No. 4 at Moler Raceway Park

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Richards and Carrier battle to a two-three finish Williamsburg, Ohio – May 27, 2016 – Shane Clanton made his mark Friday night as the first World of Outlaws Craftsman® Late Model Series to win a series race at Moler Raceway Park in Williamsburg, Ohio. This is Clanton’s fourth win of the season. “I’m glad we started up front and got ...

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Landers Lands First Lucas Oil Victory of 2016

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WHEATLAND, MO (May 27, 2016) – Jared Landers held off a late-race charge from Scott Bloomquist to win his first Lucas Oil Late Model Dirt Series feature of the season on Friday Night at Lucas Oil Speedway. Landers took the lead on lap ten after a great battle with Tim McCreadie and led the remaining 30-laps to win the Tribute ...

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Davenport Claims Cowboy Classic at Lucas Oil Speedway

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Jonathon Davenport – Lloyd Collins photo WHEATLAND, MO (May 26, 2016) – Defending Lucas Oil Late Model Dirt Series National Champion Jonathan Davenport kicked off the 24th Annual Show-Me 100 – Presented by ProtectTheHarvest.com weekend by winning the Cowboy Classic on Thursday Night at Lucas Oil Speedway. The win marked Davenport’s fourth consecutive win at the track.   Davenport took ...

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Dustin Hodges and Aaron Marrant Headline Recent ULMA Events!

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Sam Stoecklin ULMA Public Relations May 26, 2016 Lucas Cattle Company ULMA drivers competed in a pair of events last weekend with two different, but very familiar faces claiming the victories. Last season’s Rookie of the Year, Dustin Hodges of Centralia, Missouri posted his first victory of the year on Friday at Callaway Raceway while Aaron Marrant continued to terrorize ...

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Dirty dozen: 12 things to know about Show-Me 100

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Wheatland, Missouri (May 25, 2016) – It’s the weekend that dirt-track racing fans long ago circled on the calendar. Now it’s here. The 24th annual Lucas Oil Show-Me 100 Presented by ProtectTheHarvest.com begins its three-night run on Thursday at Lucas Oil Speedway. Here are 12 things to know before the engines fire up: Three nights, three features: For the first ...

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Weekend Travels with Don Martin of STLRacing.com — Sheppard Sails at LaSalle !!

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5/24/2016 This past Saturday at the LaSalle Speedway located in Northern Illinois Brandon Sheppard captured his first Lucas Oil Late Model Series win of the season. The 23 year old New Berlin, Illinois driver was driving his Best Motorsports Rocket Chassis #B5 with Dargie Racing Engine under the hood. The event was promoted by Tony Izzo Jr. who just came ...

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Protecting the home dirt: Stovall seeks Show-Me 100 mojo

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Wheatland, Missouri (May 24, 2016) – For a brief moment last year, it appeared that Jesse Stovall was primed to become only the second Missouri driver to win his state’s biggest dirt-track race. Stovall’s daring, sliding turn-one pass of Jonathan Davenport on lap 69 of the Show-Me 100 brought the big crowd at Lucas Oil Speedway to its feet and ...

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Kyle Beard takes MARS DIRTcar Series win at Springfield Raceway!

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May 21st, 2016 HOOSIER RACING TIRE HEAT 1 Pos No Driver 1 56 Tony Jackson, Jr. 2 86 Kyle Beard 3 1A Bryon Allison 4 83 Chuck Comer 5 2P RD Peterson 6 12C Scott Crigler B & A PALLET DIVISION HEAT 2 Pos No Driver 1 42M Brandon McCormick 2 77A Justin Asplin 3 7 Jason Hughes 4 14R ...

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Sheppard Defends Home Turf; Wins Spring Shootout at LaSalle

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CLICK HERE FOR MORE PHOTOS FROM LA SALLE SPEEDWAY! LaSalle, IL (May 21, 2016) – Brandon Sheppard became the second home-state driver in two nights to visit Lucas Oil Victory Lane with his victory at LaSalle Speedway on Saturday Night. The 23-year-old Illinois native led all 60 laps of the Lucas Oil Late Model Dirt Series-sanctioned, Spring Shootout.   The ...

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Anticipation High for Expanded Lucas Oil Show-Me 100

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WAYCROSS, GA (May 21, 2016) – As the 24th Annual Lucas Oil Show-Me 100 – Presented by ProtectTheHarvest.com approaches, anticipation is high for the bigger, richer format of the crown jewel event, which will be held at Lucas Oil Speedway in Wheatland, MO. This blockbuster weekend, which is co-sanctioned with the Lucas Oil Midwest Latemodel Racing Association (MLRA), kicks off ...

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Diemel Dashes to Home-State Win at Oshkosh

AJ Diemel - Mike Ruefer photo

OSHKOSH, WI (May 20, 2016) Home-state driver A.J. Diemel scored his first-ever Lucas Oil Late Model Dirt Series victory tonight at Oshkosh Speedzone Raceway. In front of a packed grandstand, Diemel led all 50 laps and took the biggest win of his career.   Chris Simpson drove his Cheap Cars/Longhorn Chassis to a second place finish, followed by Jared Landers ...

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2016 Summer Nationals Tour Schedule Set; LaSalle Speedway date shifts to July 4 and Springfield Raceway has been added on June 30

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LaSalle Speedway date shifts to July 4 and Springfield Raceway has been added on June 30 CONCORD, N.C. – May 19, 2016 – With less than a month remaining before the DIRTcar Summer Nationals tour kicks off, the final schedule for the grueling tour has been set with two date changes. LaSalle Speedway’s Summer Nationals date will move from June ...

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Midwest Sheet Metal Challenge returns as key part of Show-Me 100 weekend

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Wheatland, Missouri (May 19, 2016) – It’s one week and counting until the season’s biggest weekend at Lucas Oil Speedway with the 24th annual Show-Me 100 Presented by Protecttheharvest.com set to fire up May 26-28. For the fourth straight year, drivers failing to nail down a coveted starting spot in the 100-lap Saturday feature through convention means will still have ...

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Willie Milliken Disqualified Following Failed Post-Race Inspection at Fayetteville

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CONCORD, N.C. – May 19, 2016 – The World of Outlaws Craftsman® Late Model Series has disqualified Willie Milliken following a failed post-race inspection at Fayetteville Motor Speedway on Saturday, April 30, 2016. Tire samples collected from Milliken’s feature-winning car that were tested multiple times by an independent laboratory were found to be in violation of rules 15.11-G and 15.11-I. ...

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Aaron Marrant Edges Justin Russell to Claim Fourth ULMA Win of the Year!

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Sam Stoecklin ULMA Public Relations May 17, 2016 Although it’s extremely early in the Decade of Racing anniversary season for the Lucas Cattle Company ULMA, it’s hard not to think of the possibility that for the first time ever, the eventual Hoosier Tire Midwest Rookie of the Year could also be crowned the overall champion. Aaron Marrant currently leads the ...

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