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WAR EAST UP NEXT AT FAYETTE COUNTY SPEEDWAY – $2,000 TO WIN

Fayette County Speedway

Indianapolis, IN – Saturday, June 24 marks the first visit to Fayette County Speedway in Brownstown, Illinois for the POWRi Lucas Oil WAR East Sprint Cars in the league’s history paying $2,000 to win and $200 to start.   Rookie of the Year hopeful, Slater Helt currently leads WAR East points heading into this weekend’s event. Korey Weyant trails close behind ...

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St. Francois County Raceway Results – 6/17/17

Brad Loyet – Kirby Laws photo Tim Nash – Kirby Laws photo Shane Blair – Kirby Laws photo Kevin Mosier – Kirby Laws photo Hello to all you racing fans out there. This is your St. Francois County Raceway Race Recap for June 17th, 2017. This recap is sponsored by Turner Chevrolet. St. Francois County Raceway always has something special ...

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Arctic Cat Sprints Return to Macon Speedway

Macon Speedway

(Macon, IL) Tony Stewart’s return to Macon Speedway came with much fanfare and excitement as did the return of the 410 winged sprint cars as part of the Arctic Cat All-Star Circuit of Champions. Making their second of two Illinois stops on the circuit, Stewart raced and looked strong in his heat but drew the last number for the dash ...

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Seavey Captures Career-First for Final Night of Illinois SPEED Week

Lincoln, IL – Logan Seavey, the leading candidate for not only the POWRi Lucas Oil National Midget League Rookie of the Year, but also a contender for the championship, captured his first career victory with the league at Lincoln Speedway in the fifth and final night of the 2017 POWRi Illinois SPEED Week.  Starting in the 12th position, the Sutter, ...

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Lake Ozark Speedway Results – 6/3/17

Lake Ozark Speedway

A Mods A-Feature PLACE DRIVER POINTS START 1. Ryan Middaugh (21) Fulton, Mo 2 2. Mike Striegel (17) 3 3. Steve Picou (0X) 7 4. Johnny Fennewald (8) 4 5. Stephen Muilenburg (33) 8 6. Robbie Test (27T) Kaise, Mo 6 7. Curt Potter (11P) Boonville, Mo 5 8. Matt Dotson (88D) 15 9. Ronny Woods (53) Mexico, Mo 9 ...

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Pickens Takes Night Four of POWRi Illinois SPEED Week

Macon, IL – Michael Pickens of Auckland, New Zealand proved his versatility by taking night four of POWRi Illinois SPEED Week at Macon Speedway.  Pickens won the POWRi Lucas Oil National Midget League Illinois SPEED Week Mesilla Valley Transportation opening feature event at the Dirt Oval at Route 66 on Wednesday, May 31st, a big, sweeping track.  Tonight’s victory on ...

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Simon scores WAR East win at Jacksonville!

Jacksonville, IL (June 2, 2017) – After winning on Wednesday night at The Dirt Oval at Route 66 in Joliet, Illinois in the WAR East season opener, Landon Simon picked up the win at Jacksonville Speedway on Friday night with the POWRi Lucas Oil WAR East Sprints for his second win of the three race swing.   As the field took ...

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Thorson Doubles Down, Takes Night Number Three of Illinois SPEED Week

Jacksonville, IL – Tanner Thorson has hit his stride, doubling down and winning the POWRi Lucas Oil National Midget League feature for night number three of POWRi Illinois SPEED Week at Jacksonville Speedway.  Winning the previous night’s event at Fairbury American Legion Speedway with a last lap, last corner pass, rather than waiting until the final corner to make his ...

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WEYANT FORTUNATE AT FAIRBURY

Fairbury, IL (June 1, 2017) – In sports, it’s always been said by many that luck is when preparation meets opportunity. On Thursday night, Korey Weyant definitely lived up to the saying as he picked up a wild win at the Fairbury American Legion Speedway with the POWRi Lucas Oil WAR East Sprints. Kevin Thomas Jr. moved from his sixth ...

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Thorson Takes FALS Last Lap Thriller

Fairbury, IL – After a relatively quiet start to POWRi Illinois SPEED Week for Tanner Thorson, the driver returned to victory lane with the POWRi Lucas Oil National Midget League for his first 2017 win, this time for night number two of POWRi Illinois SPEED Week at Fairbury American Legion Speedway.  The Minden, Nevada native started fifth and quickly worked ...

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Simon steals one at Joliet

Joliet,IL (May 31, 2017)-After a series of rainouts to start the season, the POWRi Lucas Oil WAR East sprint cars opened their season on Wednesday night at the Dirt Oval at 66 Raceway with Landon Simon picking up the win. It marked the first race at the dirt oval in well over a decade. Slater Helt paced the field as ...

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2017 POWRi Illinois SPEED Week

Belleville, IL – With the Fifth Annual Illinois SPEED Week on the horizon, fans and teams are hoping that Mother Nature plays nicely after a wet start to 2017 throughout the Midwest.  Set to be bigger than ever, the Fifth Annual Illinois SPEED Week will host racing from the POWRi Lucas Oil National Midget League, POWRi Lucas Oil Division II ...

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Murders Scores First Career 305 Sprint Win at 34 Raceway

34 Raceway

by Brian Neal West Burlington, IA (Saturday, May 27, 2017) – The double header weekend at 34 Raceway in West Burlington, Iowa kicked off on Saturday, May 27th, with Fleck Sales $5 Fan Appreciation Night. A very large crowd on hand got to witness some great racing, with four driver’s winner their first of the season at the track and ...

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Ian Madsen Cruises to Second Knoxville Win of Season!

Clint Garner Scores 30th Win in 360’s, Kade Higday Sweeps 305 Class by Bill Wright                                                                                                  KNOXVILLE, Iowa (May 27, 2017) – Ian Madsen drove the KCP Racing #18 to his second win of the season at the Knoxville Raceway Saturday on Slideways Karting Center/Salute the Troops Night.  The St. Mary’s, New South Wales, Australia driver held off fellow countryman, ...

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KODY SWANSON SEIZES THE MOMENT; TIES STEELE FOR 3RD ALL-TIME WITH CARB NIGHT CLASSIC WIN

By: Richie Murray – USAC Media Brownsburg, Indiana……… Lately, it seems every victory Kody Swanson captures sets a new standard in the USAC Silver Crown record book. Friday night’s “Carb Night Classic” at Lucas Oil Raceway was no exception as the Californian led all 100 laps from the pole to surpass J.J. Yeley and join the late, great Dave Steele ...

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