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Georgia-Florida Speedweeks Just One Month Away!

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WAYCROSS, GA (January 5, 2016) – What has been anticipated as the biggest season to-date for the Lucas Oil Late Model Dirt Series is now just one month away. The nation’s premier dirt late model tour will kick off the 2016 season with a busy Georgia-Florida Speedweeks. The nearly two-week extravaganza will begin with the Georgia Boot Super Bowl of ...

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Donald McIntosh wins Hangover 40 at 411 Motor Speedway

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411 Motor Speedway January 1, 2016 Hangover 40 Feature 1 2 7 Donald McIntosh Dawsonville, GA 4,000 2 7 1H Jason Hiett Oxford, AL 2,000 3 1 53 Ray Cook Brassville, NC 1,000 4 3 R1 Riley Hickman Ooltewah, TN 800 5 21 11 Tommy Bailey Corbin, KY 700 6 14 D8 Dustin Linville Bryantsville, KY 600 7 5 8 ...

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Fire Destroys Talladega Short Track Control Tower – Icebowl Still On

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CARTERSVILLE, GA – Fire destroyed the Control Tower and Concession Stand late Sunday night at Talladega Short Track in Eastaboga, AL just days before the 25th Annual Icebowl on January 7-10. Despite the main structure of the facility being burned to the ground, an initial statement by track officials is that the Ice Bowl will go on as scheduled. NeSmith ...

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My Two Cent$ by Mike Ruefer

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Analog Thinking in a Digital World I’ve touched on the fact in previous columns that I really don’t like change. For the most part I wish things as they were in 1982. That’s the year I graduated from college so that’s good enough for me. It’s easy for me to think this way and it all goes back to when ...

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MARS RELEASES 2016 RACE SCHEDULE

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5 New Tracks Highlight Schedule Republic, MO December 25, 2015 – The MARS DIRTcar Series has officially released its 2016 race schedule. Full Schedule is available at www.marsracingseries.com Fans of the popular MARS DIRTcar Series will have plenty to get excited about as the 2016 race schedule boasts 33 races and 5 new tracks. The 2016 season will begin on ...

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Lucas Oil Late Model Dirt Series Expands 2016 Slate!

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WAYCROSS, GA (December 22, 2015) – The Lucas Oil Late Model Dirt Series has expanded an already aggressive 2016 slate. The updated tour schedule now features a record-breaking 53 events at 33 different venues across 19 states. Bubba Raceway Park in Ocala, FL will host their first-ever Lucas Oil Late Model Dirt Series event on Sunday, February 14th. The 50-lap, ...

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Lucas Oil Late Model Dirt Series – Technical Bulletin

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WAYCROSS, GA (December 21, 2015) – As the Lucas Oil Late Model Dirt Series continues to make preparations for the upcoming season, officials have announced the rule amendments for 2016. The changes include amendments to the shocks, springs, and suspension rules and regulations. A complete 2016 Rule Book is available at: http://www.lucasdirt.com/images/files/LOLMD-2016-Rule-Book.pdf.  New items are listed in RED. The series ...

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Lucas Oil Late Model Dirt Series – 2015 Season Recap

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WAYCROSS, GA (December 21, 2015) – The Lucas Oil Late Model Dirt Series recently capped off the 2015 season with the annual championship gala at Lucas Estate in Carmel, IN. During the course of the 2015 season, over 550 different drivers competed at least once on the tour, while averaging 42 entries per event. Jonathan Davenport of Blairsville, GA claimed ...

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Championship and Weekly Point Fund Format for the 2016 DIRTcar Late Model Summer Nationals Announced

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The Summer Nationals kicks off on June 15, 2016 at Brownstown (Indiana) Speedway CONCORD, N.C. – Dec. 21, 2015 – DIRTcar announced today the format and payout for the 2016 Late Model Summer Nationals championship. In 2016, the demanding schedule will be divided into five separate weeks crowning weekly champions and rewards from a weekly point fund. Each of the ...

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Bigger, richer Show-Me 100 coming in 2016

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Wheatland, MO (December 11, 2015) – One of dirt-track racing’s biggest weekends is growing. The 24th annual Lucas Oil Show-Me 100 Presented by ProtectTheHarvest.com at Lucas Oil Speedway is adding about $60,000 in total purse money for the three-night event, next May 26-28. A feature on the middle night is being added, meaning two $6,000-to-win preliminary events leading into the ...

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Spring & Southern Nationals Series Unleash $800,000 Tour for 2016

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By Chris Tilley, Series P.R. Coordinator INDIANAPOLIS, IN (December 11, 2015)-Officials with the Old Man’s Garage Spring Nationals Series, the Schaeffer’s Oil Southern Nationals Series and the Southern Nationals Bonus Series are pleased to introduce the schedules for all three tours during the Performance Racing Industry (PRI) Show. Purses and points funds for all three tours are in excess of ...

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2016 UMP DIRTcar Summer Nationals Schedule!

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Tours return during the summer of 2016 for two of the most challenging schedules in all of motorsports INDIANAPOLIS – Dec. 10, 2015 – DIRTcar Racing announced today at the Performance Racing Industry show the schedule for the 2016 DIRTcar Late Model Summer Nationals and DIRTcar Summit Racing Equipment Modified Nationals. Annually one of the most challenging schedules in all ...

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DIRTcar Late Models and UMP Modified Florida Schedule Released

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Approved 2016 tires announced CONCORD, N.C. – Dec. 9, 2015 – DIRTcar Officials announced today the 2016 Florida schedule for the DIRTcar UMP Modified Series and the DIRTcar Late Model Series. A diverse schedule of 17 events at four Florida tracks highlights the 2016 Florida tour for the DIRTcar UMP Modifieds. The schedule is anchored by DIRTcar Nationals at Volusia ...

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Davenport ready to chase big money during January’s Keyser Manufacturing Wild West Shootout at USA Raceway

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Star of 2015 Super Late Model season being lured to Arizona by Keyser’s Quarter-Million bonus program TUCSON, Ariz. (Nov. 25, 2015) — After enjoying a Super Late Model season of historic proportions, Jonathan Davenport of Blairsville, Ga., is primed to get an early start on another big-money campaign in 2016. Davenport and his K&L Rumley team — winners of 21 ...

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Jonathan Davenport takes Swainsboro’s Turkey 100 win!

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Swainsboro Raceway Swainsboro, GA November 28th, 2015 Entries: 64 Heat Winners: Ross Bailes, Jonathan Davenport, Chip Brindle, Brandon Overton, Jimmy Sharpe, Jr., Joshua Bishop, Gib Gibson, John Ruggiero, Jr. Feature: 1. Jonathan Davenport 2. Ross Bailes 3. Brandon Overton 4. Dennis Franklin 5. Jeremy Faircloth 6. Blake Smith 7. Corey Gordon 8. Glenn Elliott 9. Michael Brown 10. John Ownbey ...

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Chris Madden dominates for $10,000 win at Cleveland Speedway!

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Southern Nationals Bonus Series Cleveland Speedway November 21, 2015 _______________________________________ By Chris Tilley, Series P.R. Coordinator CLEVELAND, TN (November 21, 2015)-Chris Madden is on a late season hot streak.  The Gray Court, S.C. driver led flag-to-flag for the $10,000 victory in the Southern Nationals Bonus Series-sanctioned Gobbler 77 at Cleveland (Tenn.) Speedway on Saturday Night. Madden’s win totals since mid-October ...

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McDowell, Madden & Junghans win heats at Cleveland’s Gobbler!

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By Chris Tilley, Series P.R. Coordinator CLEVELAND, TN (November 20, 2015)-On a cold November night, Dale McDowell, Chris Madden and Chase Junghans all captured 15-lap Heat Race wins on the preliminary night of the 27th Annual Gobbler at Cleveland (Tenn.) Speedway sanctioned by the Southern Nationals Bonus Series presented by Collins Signs. In FK Rod Ends Time Trials, Dale McDowell ...

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Mike Marlar takes Turkey Rumble win at North Georgia!

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North Georgia Speedway Chatsworth, GA November 19th, 2015 Entries 22 Fast Time: Chase Junghans Feature: 1. Mike Marlar 2. Chase Junghans 3. Jason Hiett 4. Cory Hedgecock 5. Shawn Chastain 6. Derek Ellis 7. Aaron Ridley 8. Jason Welshan 9. Colby Kilgore 10. Cody King 11. Gary McPherson 12. David Doherty 13. Steve Smith 14. Dwayne Dodson 15. Jim Manka ...

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