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Jake Griffin Focuses on Mercy Masters and Mud Summer Classic

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Quincy, Illinois (07/01/15) – The past few weeks have been an exciting time for Jake Griffin. The 16-year-old driver has not only been busy behind the wheel, but has also been busy preparing for upcoming major events. The Quincy, Illinois racer entered the American Ethanol 200 at Iowa Speedway (Newton, Iowa) in the MB Motorsports #63 Vatterot College Chevrolet with ...

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Jonathan Davenport wins The Dream after Scott Bloomquist fails to make weight!

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Georgia Driver Earns $100,000 Payday for First Crown Jewel Victory Even After Dramatic Final-Lap Pass Attempt Falls Short ROSSBURG, Ohio – June 6, 2015 – Jonathan Davenport dominated the 21st annual Dirt Late Model Dream Weekend presented by Ferris Mowers, but in the end he need a little help to score the $100,000 winner’s paycheck. That help came in the ...

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Davenport & Erb Win During Second Preliminary Night At Eldora Speedway’s 21st Annual Dirt Late Model Dream Presented By Ferris Mowers

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Crown Jewel Event Concludes on Saturday with Heat Races, B-Mains & 100-lap, $100,000-to-win Main Event ROSSBURG, Ohio. – June 5, 2015 – Jonathan Davenport further established himself as a heavy favorite and Dennis Erb Jr. emerged as another serious contender in the 21st annual Dirt Late Model Dream presented by Ferris Mowers with preliminary feature victories Friday night at Eldora ...

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Bloomquist & Davenport Open Eldora Speedway’s Dirt Late Model Dream XXI Presented By Ferris Mowers With 25-lap Preliminary Feature Victories

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Crown Jewel Event Continues with another DIRTcar-Sanctioned Preliminary Program on Friday Ahead of Saturday’s $100,000-to-win Finale ROSSBURG, Ohio. – June 4, 2015 – Scott Bloomquist and Jonathan Davenport rolled to impressive preliminary feature victories on the opening night of Eldora Speedway’s Dirt Late Model Dream XXI presented by Ferris Commercial Mowers, splitting Thursday night’s two 25-lap DIRTcar-sanctioned races at the ...

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Billy Moyer Turns Heads with New Moyer Victory Chassis Debut; Preps for DLM Dream!

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(BATESVILLE, ARKANSAS) When the whopping eighty car Super Late Model field assembled in the pit area for the 23rd edition of the Lucas Oil ‘Show-Me 100,’ which was held May 21-23 at the immaculate Lucas Oil Speedway in Wheatland, Missouri, three-time race winner Billy Moyer unloaded his brand-new Moyer Victory Chassis for the very first time. Billy promptly clicked off ...

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Chris Ferguson Rides Success of Breakout Season Into Eldora Speedway’s Dream XXI presented by Ferris Commercial Mowers

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North Carolina Standout Prepares For Crown-Jewel Weekend Featuring Twin Preliminary Features on Thursday & Friday & $100,000-to-win Finale on Saturday ROSSBURG, Ohio – June 3, 2015 – With a string of impressive performances and breakthrough victories, Chris Ferguson is well on his way to making 2015 the best season of his career. This weekend, he’ll attempt to add even more ...

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Dale Blaney Goes Back-To-Back With World of Outlaws at Attica Raceway Park

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Bests Cody Darrah and a surging David Gravel to become 12th different event winner of the season ATTICA, Ohio – May 29, 2015 – A mid-race restart proved pivotal in the battle for Friday night’s Kistler Engines Classic at Attica Raceway Park, as Dale Blaney was able to battle past Cody Darrah and best the Outlaws to become the 12th ...

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Riggs Motorsports Prepares for DLM Dream Following Soggy Memorial Day Weekend

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(HARRISBURG, ILLINOIS) Teammates Brian Shirley and Jason Riggs both plan to take the upcoming May 29-30 weekend off from dirt-slinging action, as their focus is solely set on the 21st Annual ‘Dirt Late Model Dream’ presented by Ferris Commercial Mowers. The hallowed high banks of Eldora Speedway in Rossburg, Ohio will play host to the three-day crown jewel extravaganza from ...

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Six Years in the Making, Schatz Returns to Victory Lane at Eldora Speedway

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The driver scored his seventh World of Outlaws Sprint Car Series win of the season and 180th career win ROSSBURG, Ohio – May 8, 2015 – Through the years Eldora Speedway has not always been kind to Donny Schatz. In fact, it had been almost exactly six years since the Tony Stewart/Curb-Agajanian Racing driver had stood as a winner in ...

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At A Glance: As Eldora Approaches, What a Difference a Year Makes

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Changes come for last year’s Eldora spring race winners, Shane Stewart and David Gravel CONCORD, N.C. – May 5, 2015 – History will be made at Eldora Speedway this Friday and Saturday as the World of Outlaws Sprint Car Series and USAC National Sprint Car Series join together for the first time ever in a double-header ‘Mother of All Sprint ...

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Schlenk and Strickler score $5,000 each in Eldora’s 62nd Opener

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Trent Wins $1,000 Stock Car Feature on Beautiful April Night ROSSBURG, Ohio (April 18, 2015) – Rusty Schlenk held off Devin Gilpin to the win the $5,000 Sunoco American Late Model Series (ALMS) in the 62nd season opener Saturday night at Eldora Speedway. Schlenk, from McClure, Ohio, started seventh and passed Gilpin on a lap 13 restart of the 25-lap ...

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DIRTcar Racing Saddened by Passing of Eldora Speedway founder Earl Baltes

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CONCORD, N.C. – March 23, 2015 – The World of Outlaws and DIRTcar Racing are saddened to learn today of Earl Baltes’ passing. Earl grew Eldora Speedway out of the fields of western Ohio into one of racing’s premier venues. He took a chance on Ted Johnson and the World of Outlaws in its inaugural 1978 season and the sprint ...

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Kenny Johnson Claims AMRA Modified Main at Atomic

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In the companion Precision Grading AMRA Modified main 6-time AMRA champion Kenny Johnson, Mineral Wells, West Virginia, blasted into the lead from his outside pole starting slot and never looked back.  Johnson led from flag-to-flag, but early in the race the going was not easy. Johnson was repeatedly challenged by pole-sitter Cody Parker as Parker, Shawn Holiday, and KC Burdette ...

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Davenport Decimates Buckeye Spring 50 at Atomic Speedway

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CHILLICOTHE, OH (March 20, 2015) – Jonathan Davenport led every lap of a fast and furious Buckeye Spring 50 on Friday Night at Atomic Speedway. With the win, Davenport takes over the Lucas Oil Late Model Dirt Series points lead heading to Brownstown Speedway on Saturday Night. Josh Richards briefly took the lead from Davenport on a restart, but Davenport ...

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Eldora’s “Off Season” is Ambitious with Resurfacing of Legendary Oval

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Nearly 400 Truckloads of Clay Being Brought in to Invigorate Surface ROSSBURG, OH (November 13) – Eldora Speedway’s “off-season” is anything but that once again as the track surface is undergoing an ambitious makeover under the direction of Chad Schmitmeyer, Facilities Manager of the legendary half-mile clay oval. Nearly 400 truckloads of clay is in the process of being hauled ...

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