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Shaw takes AMS prize money at Kentucky Lake

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CALVERT CITY, Kentucky – Survival was the key in Saturday’s Summit Racing Equipment AMS Modified feature, with only seven of 30 starters seeing the checkered flag wave. However, all the carnage was in the rear-view mirror of Brian Shaw, who led from start to finish to claim the $4,000 first-place prize money. Shaw, of Robinson, Illinois, finished a half-second ahead ...

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Brian Shaw Scores Summit Racing Equipment AMS Win at Kentucky Lake Motor Speedway

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Calvert City, KY-April 18, 2015- The Summit Racing Equipment American Modified Series made its first ever visit to Kentucky Lake Motor Speedway in Calvert City, KY on Saturday evening and the checkered flag waved, Brian Shaw of Robinson, IL would take the victory and $4,000 payday in a caution filled event. Shaw would score his fourth career series win aboard ...

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English leads quintet of feature winners at KLMS

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CALVERT CITY, Kentucky – Terry English, Josh Harris, Tait Davenport, Brian Worley and Matthew Rollins were feature winners as Kentucky Lake Motor Speedway opened the 2015 season Saturday. Hometown driver English, from Benton, Kentucky, led from the outset in the 20-lap Late Model main event after the initial start saw pole starter Tanner English, Terry English’s son, surrender the pole ...

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Summit Racing Equipment American Modified Series Makes First-Ever Visit to Kentucky Lake Motor Speedway on Saturday April 18

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Glasgow, KY-April 7, 2015- The Summit Racing Equipment American Modified Series is set for the first of three events in the month of April as the tour will make its first-ever visit to Kentucky Lake Motor Speedway in Calvert City, KY on Saturday April 18.  It will be the tour’s first of four scheduled visits to the 3/8 mile high-banked ...

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KLMS Season opener scheduled Saturday 4/11/15

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CALVERT CITY, Kentucky – Wet weather canceled a scheduled open house and open practice, but Kentucky Lake Motor Speedway will try to stage its first race of the season this Saturday. Forecasts call for rain again this week, but if conditions are suitable, drivers in five classes of racecars will compete in the program Saturday, with Late Model, Modified, Crate, ...

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KLMS Open House

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Open house, open practice slated for Saturday CALVERT CITY, Kentucky – Weather permitting, racecars will take to the Kentucky Lake Motor Speedway oval on Saturday in an open house/open practice day at the 3/8-mile dirt oval. Fans and drivers are invited to the track Saturday, with gates opening at 10 a.m. and practice getting under way at noon. Admission to ...

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St. Louis area dirt tracks ready to kick off 2015 racing season!

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St. Louis, MO – March 17th, 2015 – After a long and cold winter, the 2015 dirt track racing season in the St. Louis region is set to get underway this weekend (weather permitting of course). Highland Speedway in Highland, Illinois will get things started this Saturday, March 21st at 6pm with their season opener that will feature UMP Late ...

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Wet Conditions Following Winter Storms Force Cancellation Of Kentucky Lake Motor Speedways March 20 World of Outlaws Late Model Series Event

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Decision On Status Of March 21 WoO LMS Event At I-30 Speedway To Be Announced Soon CALVERT CITY, Ky. – March 15, 2015 – The strong storms that brought record amounts of snow to Kentucky and surrounding states this winter have claimed Kentucky Lake Motor Speedway’s Bluegrass Nationals. Track and series officials have announced the World of Outlaws Late Model ...

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Summit Racing Equipment American Modified Series at Clarksville Speedway Postponed Due Inclement Weather -Kentucky Lake Also Postponed March 20, 21-

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Clarksville, TN- March 14, 2015- The Summit Racing Equipment American Modified Series 2015 season opening event scheduled for Saturday March 14 has fell victim to the inclement weather of Mother Nature.  A make-up date will be announced later, possibly next week. Rains moved through the Clarksville, TN area on Friday afternoon and cancelled the scheduled practice for Friday evening.  Heavy ...

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Jimmy Mars Finishes Wild West Shootout on Strong Note; Releases Early Season Schedule

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(MENOMONIE, WISCONSIN) Jimmy Mars and his #28 team recently opened up their version of the 2015 racing season from January 10-18 at USA Raceway in Tucson, Arizona. The 9th edition of the ‘Wild West Shootout’ was held in the desert and six Super Late Model specials were contested in the unsanctioned miniseries. Jimmy battled some bad luck early in the ...

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KY Lake Motor Speedway Takes Four 2015 NeSmith Late Model Races

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CARTERSVILLE, GA – Kentucky Lake Motor Speedway in Calvert City, KY has signed on for four NeSmith Chevrolet Dirt Late Model Series Touring Division races for the 2015 season. Kentucky Lake Motor Speedway will host a pair of 50-lap $2,500-to-win races on August 28 and August 29, and another pair of 50-lap $2,500-to-win races on October 23 and October 24. ...

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Brown, Elliott, Walston, Gibbs are feature winners at Kentucky Lake

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CALVERT CITY, Kentucky – After a string of 13 programs with high-dollar payoffs in one or more divisions, Kentucky Lake Motor Speedway returned to its regular weekly card Saturday night, with Tim Brown, Jeff Elliott, Jeff Walston and Kassidi Gibbs getting feature victories. Brown, of Benton, Kentucky, won his fourth victory in the Late Model division and Walston, of Paducah, ...

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Jason Riggs Earns Podium Performance in UMP Battle at KLMS

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(HARRISBURG, ILLINOIS) Jason Riggs made a late week decision to change his schedule plans and instead opted to head to Kentucky Lake Motor Speedway in Calvert City, Kentucky on Saturday evening, September 20. The UMP DIRTcar Series presided over a special $3,000 to win program at the newly reopened facility. Jason laid down the fifth quickest lap during the qualifying ...

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Moyer – Senior, not Junior – takes KLMS victory

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CALVERT CITY, Kentucky – Billy Moyer Jr. was gunning for a fourth Late Model feature victory in four tries this year at Kentucky Lake Motor Speedway Saturday night, but it was his dad and namesake, the dirt track legend from Batesville, Arkansas, who got the victory. Billy Sr. led from start to finish in the 35-lap main event and claimed ...

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Billy Moyer Grabs Pair of Top Fives in St. Louis Showdown; KLMS Ahead

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(BATESVILLE, ARKANSAS) Billy Moyer Racing (BMR) ventured to the states of Illinois and Missouri over the September 12-13 weekend for a pair of $10,000 to win UMP DIRTcar Series events, which were dubbed together as the ‘St. Louis Showdown.’ On Friday night at Tri-City Speedway in Granite City, Illinois, Billy Moyer laid down the quickest lap overall during the qualifying ...

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Young rolls to 6th victory, claims $4,000; Sellars, Mott, Markham are winners

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CALVERT CITY, Kentucky – Trent Young led from start to finish to claim his sixth Modified victory of the season at Kentucky Lake Motor Speedway Saturday night. This one paid $4,000 to the Hopkinsville, Kentucky, driver. Randy Sellars also became a six-time winner, passing pole starter Tim Brown coming out of Turn 4 of the first lap and pulling away. ...

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Finish of Aug. 23 Modified race confirmed

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CALVERT CITY, Ky. – The finishing order of Saturday’s $4,000-to-win Modified feature at Kentucky Lake Motor Speedway has been confirmed as official. Track co-owner Ronnie Jones said tests of samples of tires taken from the second- and third-place finishers in the race turned out to be negative. Trent Young of Hopkinsville, Kentucky, is runner-up and Tyler Nicely of Owensboro, Kentucky, ...

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Hoffman takes 2nd win in Modified special; tire samples taken from Young, Nicely

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CALVERT CITY, Kentucky – Nick Hoffman got his second $4,000 victory of the month in the 35-lap Modified feature Saturday night at Kentucky Lake Motor Speedway. The second- and third-place positions are unofficial, pending the results of tests of samples taken from the tires of cars driven by Trent Young and Tyler Nicely in post-race inspection. Hoffman, an Illinois native, ...

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