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POWRi Partners with WAR Sprint Car Series, Lucas Oil Comes Aboard as Title Sponsor

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Belleville, IL – Performance Open Wheel Racing, Inc. (POWRi) has officially expanded the brand into the non-wing sprint car circuit by partnering with the Kansas City, Missouri-based Wingless Auto Racing (WAR) Sprint Car Series to form the Lucas Oil POWRi WAR Sprint Car Series.  This partnership was formed with drivers and their teams in mind to continue to develop sprint ...

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BACON A BEAST IN “JASON LEFFLER MEMORIAL” SCORE AT WAYNE CITY

CLICK HERE FOR MORE PHOTOS FROM THE JASON LEFFLER MEMORIAL! Wayne City, Illinois………Wayne County Speedway in southern Illinois is a place that’s become near and dear to Brady Bacon and the FMR Racing team. Nearly exactly one year to the day of Bacon and FMR’s initial series start, the duo reached its greatest height yet Friday night – their very ...

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CLAUSON AND STENHOUSE RACE ON IN BRYAN’S MEMORY THURSDAY AT WAYNE CITY

BY: RICHIE MURRAY – USAC MEDIA One year ago at the “Jason Leffler Memorial,” we were fortunate enough to witness a classic Bryan Clauson performance. On the gas, smooth and steady, never flinching a muscle, Bryan was able to fend off a relentless Rico Abreu during the final 12 circuits of an intense 40-lap feature to take the victory on ...

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THURSDAY’S “LEFFLER MEMORIAL” PACKS STAR POWER FROM ACROSS THE RACING LANDSCAPE

BY: RICHIE MURRAY – USAC MEDIA The swan song of USAC racing in the Midwest this season comes to Wayne County Speedway in Wayne City, Illinois this Thursday night, October 20th for the 4th annual “Jason Leffler Memorial.” Nestled alongside a cornfield in the heart of southern Illinois, the one-eighth mile dirt track comes alive just once a year for ...

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Brad Loyet – Podium Finishes in Jacksonville Set up Leffler Memorial!

(Bill W) October 17, 2016 – Brad Loyet and the Vacuworx Global #o5 team racked up a pair of podium finishes as the MOWA Series wrapped up their season Friday and Saturday at Jacksonville Speedway in Illinois. The Sunset Hills, Missouri native will compete in Thursday’s Jason Leffler Memorial at Wayne County Speedway in Wayne City, Illinois with the POWRi ...

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$20,000 AWAITS THURSDAY’S “LEFFLER MEMORIAL” WINNER; FANS INVOLVED IN $50,000 CASH BONUS!

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The logjam at the top of the USAC National Midget standings is sure to create added excitement at this Thursday night’s “Jason Leffler Memorial” race at Wayne County Speedway in Wayne City, Ill., not to mention the $20,000 winner’s share of the purse, which will provide the biggest payday for a midget feature winner in the USA all year! Co-sanctioned ...

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Peck’s Second Career Victory Comes at Jacksonville Speedway

Jacksonville, IL – Justin Peck of Monrovia, Indiana impressed a full house at Jacksonville Speedway, taking his second-career POWRi Luca Oil National Midget Series victory. Pacing the field to start the 30 lap main event, Andrew Felker and Colten Cottle shared the front row. When engines roared to life, it would be Kansas, Illinois’ own Colten Cottle jumping to the ...

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Neuman Takes Career-First in Front of Hometown Crowd, Daum Seals Championship

Jacksonville, IL – In typical thrilling fashion, Friday night’s action at Jacksonville Speedway amazed fans by crowning a first time winner with the POWRi Lucas Oil National Midget Series. The icing on the cake was that the first time winner was New Berlin, Illinois’ own, Jake Neuman. With his third place finish, Zach Daum was able to mathematically secure the ...

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Daum, Thorson Look to Jacksonville as Championship Battle Tightens

Belleville, IL – Friday, October 14th and Saturday, October 15th POWRi will invade the high-banked ¼ mile Jacksonville Speedway for the final two times of 2016. Displaying talents from both the POWRi Lucas Oil National Midget Series and the POWRi Division II Midget Series, the double header Shaheen’s Super Weekend will be an excellent display of open wheel racing. With ...

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Brown Repeats for Second Meents Memorial Victory

Belleville, IL – In an almost identical, cowboy up 30 laps that were similar to his first-career victory four years ago at the 8th Annual Charlene Meents Memorial, Austin Brown claimed the 12th Annual Charlene Meents Memorial for his third career POWRi Lucas Oil National Midget Series victory in front of a hometown crowd at Belle-Clair Speedway. Brown’s Meents Memorial ...

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Belle-Clair Speedway 12th Annual Meents Memorial

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Belleville, IL – Friday, September 30th and Saturday, October 1st, the POWRi Lucas Oil National Midget Series and POWRi Speedway Motors 600cc Outlaw Micro Series will take to Belle-Clair Speedway for the final time of 2016. Saturday’s event is held in honor of former Midwest Auto Racing Association President, Charlene Meents.  During her years with MARA, Meents was instrumental in ...

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Macon Speedway Battles Rain For Rich Camfield Memorial; Thorson Puts On Driving Display To Claim Win

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From Track Enterprises – Despite a moderate rainfall that hit right before the scheduled practice time of 6:00, officials and teams worked diligently to dry the track for the 1st annual Rich Camfield Memorial. Five divisions of action were on hand, with the POWRi Lucas Oil National Midgets headlining the event brought to the fans in part by the Chevrolet ...

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The Dauminator Denies Thorson, “Parks It” at Lincoln Speedway

From POWRi – Lincoln, IL – Current leader of the POWRi Lucas Oil National Midget Series points standings, Zach Daum, rallied back against Tanner Thorson at Lincoln Speedway to collect career victory number 17. Daum started on the outside front row and vaulted to an early lead over the pair of Keith Kunz Motorsports entries, Tanner Thorson and Carson Macedo. ...

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Zach Daum takes POWRi Midget feature win at Federated Auto Parts Raceway at I-55’s Ironman!

CLICK HERE FOR MORE PHOTOS FROM THE IRONMAN 55! August 6th, 2016 Heat 1: 1. 7 Casey Shuman 2. 5B Kyle Jones 3. 11AG Dave Darland 4. 82M Steven Shebester 5. 10C Dalton Camfield 6. 22 Andy Malpocker 7. 6C Devin Camfield 8. 5X Justin Peck Heat 2: 1. 5D Zach Daum 2. 9K Kyle Schuett 3. 23 Hannah Adair ...

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Brad Loyet takes POWRi Midget win at Federated Auto Parts Raceway at I-55!

CLICK HERE FOR MORE PHOTOS FROM FEDERATED AUTO PARTS RACEWAY AT I-55! August 5th, 2016 Heat 1: 1. 5D Zach Daum 2. 27 Tucker Klaasmeyer 3. 5B Kyle Jones 4. 82M Steven Shebester 5. 5H Matt Ponder 6. 10C Dalton Camfield 7. 5X Justin Peck 8. 22 Andy Malpocker Heat 2: 1. 72 Grady Chandler 2. 9K Kyle Schuett 3. ...

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National Midgets Head to Federated Auto Parts Raceway for Ironman Weekend

Belleville, IL – The POWRi Lucas Oil National Midget Series and POWRi Lucas Oil West Midget Series will head to the Federated Auto Parts Raceway at I-55 in Pevely, Missouri on Friday, August 5th for the Prelude to the Ironman and Saturday, August 6th for the Ironman 55. Running in conjunction with the World of Outlaws Craftsman Sprint Cars, this ...

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Macedo Cowboys up to win the 35th Annual Pepsi Nationals

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Sun Prairie, WI – Carson Macedo of Lemoore, California overtook Monrovia, Indiana’s Justin Peck and held off teammate Spencer Bayston to win the POWRi Lucas Oil National Midget Series feature event for the 35th annual Pepsi Nationals at Angell Park Speedway. Macedo is only the fourth driver to win the Pepsi Nationals in their first attempt. Pole sitter Justin Peck ...

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Weather Forces Macon Speedway Cancelation Of POWRi Event

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Officials Now Prepare For Thursday’s Herald & Review 100   Light rainfall moved into the Macon, IL area just before noon on Saturday, July 2.  That, combined with a forecast for more rain and an unfavorable radar, forced cancelation of the POWRi Lucas Oil National Midget race.  On schedule with the Midgets were the POWRi Micros, Big Ten Street Stocks, ...

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