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Pearson wins “Cowboy Classic” as Silver Anniversary Show-Me 100 weekend gets started

By Lyndal Scranton – WHEATLAND, Missouri (May 25, 2017) – Earl Pearson Jr. fired the first winning shot Thursday night as the 25th annual Show-Me 100 Presented by ProtecttheHarvest.com kicked off its three-night run at Lucas Oil Speedway. Pearson, of Jacksonville, Fla., led the final 24 laps to capture the opening-night “Cowboy Classic Presented by Hot Rod Processing,” outlasting Scott ...

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Pearson Powers to Cowboy Classic Victory

WHEATLAND, MO (May 25, 2017) – Earl Pearson Jr. gained the lead on lap 15 from Jesse Stovall and then held off Scott Bloomquist in the final laps to win the Cowboy Classic – presented by Hot Rod Processing on Thursday night at Lucas Oil Speedway. The event was co-sanctioned by the Lucas Oil Late Model Dirt Series and Lucas ...

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ELDORA ANNOUNCES 2018 MAJOR EVENT DATES

Eldora Speedway

Traditional Dates Released For Dirt Late Model Dream, Kings Royal, NASCAR Trucks & World 100 ROSSBURG, Ohio (May 23, 2017) – While just a few races into the 2017 racing season, Eldora Speedway today confirmed its Major Event dates for 2018. The announcement coincided with the release of the calendar for each of the three NASCAR National Series. The first ...

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By the Numbers: 25 things to know about 25th annual Show-Me 100

Lucas Oil Speedway

WHEATLAND, Missouri (May 24, 2017) – With the Silver Anniversary Edition of the Show-Me 100 Presented by ProtecttheHarvest.com coming to Lucas Oil Speedway for three big nights, it’s time to take a quick look at the numbers. Fittingly, 25 numbers to know: 1 – There can be only one first-time winner. That honor went to Billy Moyer of Batesville, Ark., ...

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Memorial Day Weekend at Central Missouri Speedway Includes $3,000-to-Win for USRA Modifieds!

Central Missouri Speedway

  CMS Public Relations May 24, 2017 (Warrensburg, MO) This weekend at Central Missouri Speedway, USRA Modified Drivers have a shot at the $3,000-to-win main event posted purse money and bragging rights for claiming a coveted special event win at CMS. Joining in on the special-event weekend, Pure Stock drivers also have an opportunity at claiming victory in the annual ...

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Prairie Dirt Classic Sets New Race Format, Payouts and Weekend Information

Update to the World of Outlaws $30,000-to-win Event on July 28th & 29th By: Fairbury American Legion Speedway PR FAIRBURY, IL- May 24, 2017-  When Fairbury American Legion Speedway and the World of Outlaws Craftsman Late Model Series Officials first announced their partnership back in the spring of 2013, one thing was certain: the Prairie Dirt Classic was set for greatness. ...

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Schrader with busy Memorial weekend plans

Kenny Schrader and Federated Team to Participate in “The Week of Indy” Racing Events Although Ken Schrader Racing Inc. won’t race at the Indianapolis Motor Speedway this upcoming weekend, he and his Federated dirt track team might hit every other track in the state of Indiana this week. Starting on Wednesday night, May 24, Schrader the Federated team will participate ...

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Pair Of Memorial Day Weekend Races On Tap For Macon Speedway

Macon Speedway

Monster Truck, Bike Giveaway, Super Late Models & More   (Macon, IL) The tradition continues this coming weekend at Macon Speedway with two races scheduled for Memorial Day Weekend.  Saturday, May 27, is Bob Brady Night featuring the Raminator Monster Truck crushing cars, the Mega Bike Giveaway, and six divisions of racing action.  Wrapping up the holiday weekend will be ...

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Dennis Erb, Jr. Drives to Podium Finish at LaSalle; Ready for Go 50 and Show-Me 100

(CARPENTERSVILLE, ILLINOIS)  The Dennis Erb Racing team was back on the Lucas Oil Late Model Dirt Series trail from May 18-20 with scheduled stops in the states of Illinois, Wisconsin, and Minnesota.  On Thursday night in the weekend opener at LaSalle Speedway in LaSalle, Illinois, Dennis Erb, Jr. timed in nineteenth fastest overall during qualifying prior to grabbing the fourth ...

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Jimmy Mars Sets Sights on Show-Me 100 Extravaganza Following Luxemburg

Lucas Oil Speedway

(MENOMONIE, WISCONSIN)  The Mars Racing team traveled across the Badger State for a $10,000 to win Lucas Oil Late Model Dirt Series showdown on Friday night, May 19 at Luxemburg Speedway in Luxemburg, Wisconsin.  Jimmy Mars laid down the eleventh quickest time overall during the qualifying session prior to finishing sixth in his stacked heat race.  With passing at a ...

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Quincy Raceway Results – 5/21/17

Kickstart DirtCar Late Models Heat 1: 1 – Dustin Griffin 20(1), 2 – Gordy Gundaker 11(2), 3 – Rusty Griffaw 16G(3), 4 – Denny Woodworth 45DW(4), 5 – Derek Fetter 32F(5), Heat 2: 1 – McKay Wenger 42(1), 2 – Jason Perry 27P(2), 3 – Rickey Frankel 33F(3), 4 – Alan Westling 20W(4), 5 – Bill Kettering Jr. 25K(5), A-Main ...

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HOOSIER STATE DIRT / PAVEMENT DOUBLEHEADER AWAITS SILVER CROWN DRIVERS THURS.-FRI.

By: Richie Murray – USAC Media What makes the USAC Silver Crown Champ Car Series so fascinating is its diversity. The 11-race schedule alternates throughout the season at venues ranging from dirt tracks located on the nation’s state fairgrounds with classic covered grandstands to paved surfaces that offer luxury suites and skyboxes. On the track, a Silver Crown series title ...

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IMCA Modifieds chase $2,000 top check at Sycamore Speedway

MAPLE PARK, Ill. (May 22) – An Illinois speedplant celebrating its 54th season welcomes IMCA Modifieds for a $2,000 to win main event during the Memorial Weekend. Sycamore Speedway at Maple Park hosts what is believed to be the first-ever appearance by the division, on the half-mile clay oval on Saturday, May 27. A minimum of $150 will be paid ...

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Summit Racing Equipment American Modified Series Visits Illinois Memorial Day Weekend

Glasgow, KY- May 22, 2017 (www.americanmodifiedseries.com) – The Summit Racing Equipment American Modified Series will present three events in Illinois over the Memorial Day holiday weekend at three different venues.  The weekend begins at Farmer City Raceway in Farmer City, IL on Friday May 26 ($1,500 to win/$200 to start), followed by a Saturday May 27 visit to Fairbury’s American ...

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It’s here: Silver Anniversary Show-Me 100 rolls into Lucas Oil Speedway for three big nights

Lucas Oil Speedway

By Lyndal Scranton – WHEATLAND, Missouri (May 22, 2017) – One of the biggest weeks of the year for dirt-track racing has arrived and it’s a special Silver Anniversary edition rolling into Lucas Oil Speedway, Thursday-through-Saturday. The 2017 Show-Me 100 Presented by ProtecttheHarvest.com marks the 25th renewal of the crown-jewel event which began in 1993 at West Plains Motor Speedway. ...

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Fayette County Speedway Results – 5/21/17

Fayette County Speedway

5/21/17 RESULTS   UMP MODIFIED HEAT 1 24H MIKE HARRISON 70 JOSH RUSSELL 128 ZACH SCHANTZ 10X JIM BLACK HEAT 2 11 ED ROLEY 8K LEVI KISSINGER 82 JACOB POEL 18 RANDY LINES HEAT 3 36 KENNY WALLACE 34 DAVE ARMSTRONG 54 SHAUN HORSTMAN 88R JAMES EDENS HEAT 4 1A STEVE MEYER 77 RAY BOLLINGER 87Z ZEB MOAKE 88 ROB ...

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Remarkable Car Set to Make History Thursday at Hoosier Hundred

By Jay Hardin Track Enterprises Staff   (Indianapolis May 20, 2017)-Much is and has been written about racing drivers and their exploits over the last century plus.  However, journalists and historians alike sometimes overlook the other tangibles that help winning drivers get into victory lane.  In horse racing it is the mount that gets the lion’s share of the publicity ...

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