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Diveley, Little share Midwest Big Ten Series late model championship

Macon Speedway

MACON, Ill. – Central Illinois has always been known for its talented late model drivers, and the 2014 racing season is no different. When the dirt settled after the final event in the 10-race Midwest Big Ten Series for late models, Ryan Little and Brian Diveley have been declared co-champs. Both drivers finished with 436 points and two wins in ...

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2014 Season Finale on Tap for the Lucas Oil Late Models at Portsmouth Raceway Park

Lucas Oil Late Model Series

WAYCROSS, GA (October 14, 2014) – The Lucas Oil Late Model Dirt Series season finale will take place this weekend in Portsmouth, OH on October 17th and 18th with the running of the 34th Annual Optima Batteries Dirt Track World Championship – Presented by NAPA Auto Parts. This event, held at Portsmouth Raceway Park, is promoted by hall of fame ...

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World Premier; American Real: The Forrest Lucas Story

Lucas Oil Late Model Series

Heartland Film Festival, Saturday, Oct. 18 Traders Point – Indianapolis, IN Movie Trailer:   Corona, CA (Oct. 13, 2014): Forrest Lucas is an American icon. In the past 25 years he has built Lucas Oil Products, Inc., into an industrial empire. But this film, shot over the past two years by Director Brad Grimm and written by Adam Cicco is ...

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Kay completes Deery Series title run with twin wins at West Liberty

Justin Kay - Mike Ruefer photo

CLICK HERE FOR MORE PHOTOS FROM WEST LIBERTY RACEWAY! WEST LIBERTY, Iowa (Oct. 11) – Justin Kay couldn’t have scripted a better finish to his career first Deery Brothers Summer Series championship campaign. Kay won the final event of the 2014 IMCA Late Model tour Saturday during West Liberty Raceway’s Liberty 100 special. He followed that victory – his sixth ...

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Scott Bloomquist Picks the Cotton Again at Magnolia Motor Speedway

Magnolia Motor Speedway

Columbus, Mississippi (10/11/14) – From the time that Scott Bloomquist first took to the track at Magnolia Motor Speedway over the weekend for the annual running of the Magnolia State Cotton Pickin’ 100 many of his competitors took note that he would be the driver to beat for the $20,000 top prize. He proved them all right on Saturday night ...

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Gustin Wins Feature; Simpson Collects Championship

Lucas Oil Speedway

CLICK HERE FOR MORE PHOTOS FROM LUCAS OIL SPEEDWAY! Media Contact: Trenton Berry Wheatland, MO (October 11, 2014) – Dirt on Dirt.com polesitter Terry Phillips took command early in the running of the ABC 17 Fall Nationals 50 lap feature Saturday night at Lucas Oil Speedway. Phillips led the first 37 circuits before Ryan Gustin took over the top spot ...

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Jack Sullivan and Scott Bloomquist Lead the Way in Cotton Pickin’ Magnolia State Prelims

Magnolia Motor Speedway

Columbus, Mississippi (10/10/14) – The annual Magnolia State Cotton Pickin’ 100 came to life on Friday night at Magnolia Motor Speedway as over 165 competitors converged on the state-of-the-art, 3/8 mile oval to battle for their share of over $90,000 in prize money. Jack Sullivan from Greenbrier, Arkansas paced the stellar field of 72 entries in qualifying with a lap ...

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Friday’s racing action cancelled due to weather, Saturday still on!

Lucas Oil Speedway

MEDIA CONTACT: Dan Robinson WHEATLAND, MO (October 10th, 2014) – The opening night of the ABC 17 MLRA Fall Nationals scheduled for Friday, Oct. 10th has been cancelled due to the heavy overnight rains and the threat of additional rain throughout the afternoon. “As much as we wanted to get tonight’s event in, Mother Nature just wasn’t willing to cooperate.” ...

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Dennis Erb Racing Ready for Cotton Pickin 100 Following Georgia Doubleheader

Magnolia Motor Speedway

(CARPENTERSVILLE, ILLINOIS) Dennis Erb Racing made the long haul south to the Peach State for a pair of $10,000 to win Lucas Oil Late Model Dirt Series tilts on October 4-5. On Saturday night, the historic Dixie Speedway in Woodstock, Georgia played host to the annual running of the ‘Dixie Shootout.’ Dennis Erb, Jr. finished ninth in his heat race ...

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Brian Shirley Leads Majority of Illinois State Championship; Finishes Third

Peoria Speedway

(HARRISBURG, ILLINOIS) Brian Shirley, of Chatham, Illinois, made his way to Peoria Speedway in Peoria, Illinois on Saturday evening, October 4 for the annual running of the ‘Illinois State Championship.’ Brian laid down the fourth quickest lap overall during the UMP qualifying session and later finished second in heat race action. The popular driver known as “Squirrel” then took the ...

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Jeep Van Wormer Nabs Top Five at Eldora Speedway; DTWC Up Next

Portsmouth Raceway Park

(PINCONNING, MICHIGAN) Jeep Van Wormer and the Iron Motorsports team invaded the famed Eldora Speedway in Rossburg, Ohio on Saturday evening, October 4 for the annual running of the ‘UMP Nationals.’ The UMP DIRTcar Series and American Late Model Series (ALMS) presided over the action at the “Big E” and a $5,000 top prize was on the line in the ...

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ABC 17 MLRA Fall Nationals and Factory Stock Shootout this Weekend!

Lucas Oil Speedway

WHEATLAND, MO (October 7th, 2014) – The Inaugural ABC 17 Lucas Oil MLRA Fall Nationals and Factory Stock Shootout Presented by O’Dell Trucking is this Thursday-Saturday, Oct. 9th-11th at Lucas Oil Speedway in Wheatland, MO! “It’s a real treat that we are able to conclude a highly competitive Lucas Oil MLRA season here at our home track, Lucas Oil Speedway.” ...

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Brady Smith Makes Decision to Cease Racing Operations Following Knoxville

Knoxville Raceway

(SOLON SPRINGS, WISCONSIN) Brady Smith Racing (BSR) wrapped up their version of the 2014 racing season on September 25-27 in the 11th Annual ‘Lucas Oil Late Model Knoxville Nationals’ at the hallowed Knoxville Raceway in Knoxville, Iowa. The three-day crown jewel spectacular started with a pair of $7,000 to win preliminary programs at the Marion County fairgrounds speedplant. On Thursday ...

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Scott Bloomquist Returns to Victory Lane in Lucas Oil Rome Showdown

Lucas Oil Late Model Series

ROME, GA (October 5, 2014) – Scott Bloomquist returned to Victory Lane on Sunday Night at Rome Speedway. Bloomquist led the entire 50-lap distance aboard his Ole Smoky Moonshine, Base Fuels, Durham Racing Engines powered, Sweet-Bloomquist entry en route to his seventh Lucas Oil Late Model Dirt Series victory of the season. Brandon Overton came home in second, followed by ...

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Bobby Pierce & Brian Ruhlman take UMP DIRTcar Fall Nationals wins at Eldora Speedway!

Bobby Pierce - Jim Denhamer photo

Bobby Pierce put an exclamation mark on his 2014 UMP National Points Championship by dominating the UMP Late Model Feature during the Saturday finale of the DIRTcar Fall Nationals presented by Allstar Performance. Despite having nearly a half-track lead negated by multiple cautions, Pierce was never seriously challenged for the victory and lapped up to 10th place in the 40 ...

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Timothy Culp Wins 8th Annual Gumbo Nationals Slugfest

MISSISSIPPISTATECHECKS

Greenville, Mississippi (10/04/14) – Timothy Culp won his first-career Dirt Late Model feature at Greenville Speedway in 2011, and on Saturday night he won the richest of his young career with a $10,000 triumph in the 8th Annual Gumbo Nationals. “This place has always been special to me since it’s the first place I won in a Super Late Model, ...

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Casey Roberts Captures Third Tarheel 50 with Tri-County Southern Nat’s Bonus Series Victory

Southern Nationals

By Chris Tilley – Southern Nationals Bonus Series BRASSTOWN, NC (October 3, 2014)-Casey Roberts has been Mr. Domination at Tri-County Race Track during Southern Nationals Bonus Series races. The Toccoa, Ga. driver took the lead away from Eric Jacobsen on the 14th lap and never looked back in route to his third-career Tarheel 50 on Friday Night October 3rd at ...

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