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Mark Martin reflects on Ozarks’ racing memories ahead of Hall of Fame induction

Wheatland, Missouri (December 6, 2016) – The flat, half-mile asphalt oval where so many memories were made is long gone. But when Mark Martin returns to the Ozark Empire Fairgrounds in Springfield on Jan. 7, memories are sure to come flooding back. “Man, it’s going to be really cool. I’m pumped up about it,” Martin said of his upcoming induction ...

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Big winner: Big Buck 50 victor Tim Brown cashes in during Whitetail Trophy Hunt

Wheatland, Missouri (November 16, 2016) – For Tim Brown, his October win in the Big Buck 50 Street Stock Special Presented by Whitetail Trophy Hunt is the victory that keeps on giving. Not only did the veteran Stoutland, Missouri, driver earn $5,000 when he defeated 92 other Street Stock drivers at Lucas Oil Speedway, he earned a free entry – ...

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Tentative 2017 Lucas Oil Speedway schedule unveiled

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Wheatland, Missouri (November 3, 2016) – The Inaugural Lucas Oil Off Road Racing Series event next July highlights the tentative Lucas Oil Speedway 2017 schedule, announced on Thursday by Lucas Oil Speedway General Manager Dan Robinson. The new Off Road track, which is under construction southeast of the dirt track, will bring a new form of racing to Lucas Oil ...

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Bobby Pierce captures MLRA Fall Nationals and Timothy Brown bags Big Buck 50 at Lucas Oil Speedway

By Lynton Scranton – Wheatland, Missouri (October 9, 2016) – Bobby Pierce, in a thrilling 17th-to-first drive, captured the 3rd annual Lucas Oil MLRA Fall Nationals finale Saturday night at Lucas Oil Speedway. Pierce passed Jesse Stovall – who clinched his first MLRA championship – on lap 49 of the 50-lap feature and denied Stovall of a weekend Fall Nationals ...

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Stovall wins a wild opener in Lucas MLRA Fall Nationals

CLICK HERE FOR MORE PHOTOS FROM LUCAS OIL SPEEDWAY! By Lyndal Scranton – Wheatland, Missouri (October 8, 2016) – Jesse Stovall captured the 3rd annual Lucas Oil MLRA Fall Nationals opener in a thriller Friday night at Lucas Oil Speedway. The victory – as he held off young phenom Bobby Pierce and Hall of Fame veteran Billy Moyer – all ...

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Big doubleheader weekend of MLRA Late Models, Big Buck 50 Street Stocks coming to Lucas Oil Speedway

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Wheatland, Missouri (October 4, 2016) – The season-long journey to crown a Lucas Oil MLRA Series champion will culminate this weekend at Lucas Oil Speedway with the 3rd annual Fall Nationals. Held in conjunction with the Big Buck 50 Street Stocks Special Presented by Whitetail Trophy Hunt, the two-night program Friday and Saturday will determine if Jesse Stovall can hold ...

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Johnson, Babb celebrate Hockett/McMillin Memorial feature wins at Lucas Oil Speedway

By Lyndal Scranton – Wheatland, Missouri (September 25, 2016) – In an absolute classic, Wayne Johnson outdueled Sammy Swindell in Saturday night’s main event at the 6th annual Jesse Hockett/Daniel McMillin Memorial at Lucas Oil Speedway. Johnson passed Swindell with one lap remaining to capture the Lucas Oil American Sprint Car Series major and pocket $10,000. In the co-headliner, Terry ...

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Johnson, Weyant capture Night Two wins at Hockett/McMillin Memorial at Lucas OIl Speedway

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Wheatland, Missouri (September 24, 2016) – It didn’t take long – just under seven minutes to be exact – for Wayne Johnson to score a wire-to-wire 25-lap victory Friday in Night Two of the 6th annual Jesse Hockett/Daniel McMillin Memorial at Lucas Oil Speedway. Johnson captured his third Lucas Oil American Sprint Car Series National Tour victory of the season ...

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Herrera, Daum prevail as Hockett/McMillin Memorial opens at Lucas Oil Speedway

Wheatland, Missouri (September 23, 2016) – Johnny Herrera made a late-race pass and held off veteran Sammy Swindell to prevail in the main event on Night One of the Jesse Hockett/Daniel McMillin Memorial at Lucas Oil Speedway. Herrera, of Albuquerque, N.M., earned $3,000 for his fifth Lucas Oil American Sprint Car Series National Tour victory of the season as the ...

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NASCAR legend Bobby Allison coming to Lucas Oil Speedway, promoting roadway safety

Wheatland, Missouri (September 14, 2016) – A racing legend is coming to Lucas Oil Speedway during the 6th annual ASCS Jesse Hockett/Daniel McMillin Memorial to promote safe driving. Bobby Allison, the 1983 NASCAR Winston Cup Series champion and a three-time Daytona 500 winner will be at Lucas Oil Speedway on Sept. 23 – the middle night of the three-night open-wheel ...

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Vaught captures Lucas Oil MLRA Larry Phillips Memorial

By Lyndal Scranton – Wheatland, Missouri (September 3, 2016) – Once a rising star in the Late Model ranks, Will Vaught races only part-time these days as he raises a family and runs a business. He scored one of his biggest career victories Saturday night. Vaught, of Crane, Mo., took the lead with 13 laps remaining and went on to ...

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Big Labor Day Weekend on water, dirt coming to Lucas Oil Speedway

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By Lyndal Scranton – Wheatland, Missouri (August 30, 2016) – Labor Day Weekend means speed and plenty of it – on the water and dirt – at Lucas Oil Speedway. The 6th annual Diamond Drag Boat Nationals on the Lucas Oil Drag Boat Racing Series fires up with qualifying rounds at 9 a.m. Friday and Saturday, leading into eliminations on ...

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Season champs crowned at Lucas Oil Speedway

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By Lyndal Scranton – Wheatland, Missouri (August 28, 2016) – It was celebration time for the Brown family Saturday night at Lucas Oil Speedway. Timothy Brown drove to victory in the Carson’s Corner NAPA Street Stocks feature and his son, Derek Brown, celebrated the track championship after a second-place finish. “I wouldn’t rather lose to anyone else out here,” Derek ...

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Schott takes USRA Modified headliner while Coats, Ferris and Strong also win at Lucas Oil Speedway

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By Lyndal Scranton – Wheatland, Missouri (August 21, 2016) – Young Lucas Schott has enjoyed a banner season up north in his USRA Modified. Saturday night, the Minnesota native made a long road trip pay off. Schott earned his first victory at Lucas Oil Speedway – and 11th win of the season – by capturing the Pitts Homes USRA Modified ...

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Down the stretch: Weekly points chases resume Saturday at Lucas Oil Speedway

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Wheatland, Missouri (August 16, 2016) – After a rare scheduled week off, engines fire back up Saturday at Lucas Oil Speedway with a key race in the chase for Budweiser Weekly Championship Series championships. Travel Centers of America Night at the Races along with Petro Stopping Centers present Fan Appreciation Night with food and drink specials throughout the evening. Pitts ...

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VanderBeek captures USMTS Show-Me Shootout at Lucas Oil Speedway

By Lyndal Scranton – Wheatland, Missouri (August 7, 2016) –  Zack VanderBeek took the lead just before the halfway point and went to beat a star-studded field of the nation’s top Modified racers in Saturday night’s 7th annual Slick Mist Show-Me Shootout at Lucas Oil Speedway. Race three of the USMTS Hunt for the Casey’s Cup saw VanderBeek, of New ...

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Derek Brown earns 9th Street Stock feature victory at Lucas Oil Speedway

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Wheatland, Missouri (July 31, 2016) – In what’s become a familiar sight in 2016 at Lucas Oil Speedway, Derek Brown sped his way to victory lane yet again. Brown out-ran his father, Timothy Brown, and went on to win the featured Carson’s Corner NAPA Auto Parts Street Stock main event Saturday night. Derek Brown picked up $500 for his ninth ...

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Sheets grabs featured ULMA Late Model win; Jackson, Cutshaw, Timothy Brown also triumph at Lucas

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Wheatland, Missouri (July 23, 2016) – Jon Sheets turned the night’s featured event at Lucas Oil Speedway into a runaway, scoring a flag-to-flag victory in Saturday’s night’s ALPS Food Stores ULMA Late Model 25-lap feature victory. Debuting a new car and driving a Late Model for the first time, Sheets grabbed the lead from his front-row starting position and never ...

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