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MAVTV Set to Air 10 POWRi Events in 2017

Belleville, IL – POWRi Racing has secured 10 races to be aired on the MAVTV Motorsports Network in 2017.  Sean Buckley of Jackslash Media will be overseeing production of the events.   Notable events that will be broadcasted include the upcoming show for the POWRi/WAR Lucas Oil Sprint Car Series on Saturday, February 18th for the 360 Wildcat Winter Sprints ...

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POWRi Lucas Oil WAR East Sprint Car Series Schedule Released

Belleville, IL – The newly formed POWRi Lucas Oil WAR East Sprint Car Series schedule has been released, featuring an agenda comprised of 13 events. Starting off 2017, the WAR East Sprint Cars debut at Fayette County Speedway on Saturday, April 1st for their Season Opener. On Thursday, April 27th, the East Sprint Cars will visit Dirt Oval at Route ...

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October 6th and 7th: Sprint Mania’s FALS Classic

Belleville, IL – POWRi and Fairbury American Legion Speedway officials are pleased to release the dates for the inaugural Sprint Mania’s FALS Classic on Friday, October 6th and Saturday, October 7th. In what will feature some of the best action-packed racing for wing and non-wing sprint cars, the famed quarter mile bullring known as FALS will come to life in ...

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2017 POWRi Lucas Oil National Midget Series Schedule Released

Belleville, IL – The POWRi Lucas Oil National Midget Series kicks off the 2017 season with a 29 event schedule, starting at the fifth annual Turnpike Challenge on March 24th and 25th at Port City Raceway in Tulsa, Oklahoma, co-sanctioning with the POWRi Lucas Oil West Midget Series. 2017 will continue to feature the thrilling events the POWRi Lucas Oil ...

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Allstar Midget Series Joins POWRi in 2017

Belleville, IL – The youthful and thriving Allstar Midget Series based out of the Kansas City, Missouri region will join POWRi in 2017. The goal of the Allstar Midget Series at its inception in 2014 was to bring midget racing back to the Kansas City area on a regular basis, after a 40 year absence. This goal has been accomplished ...

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POWRi WAR SPREADS ITS WINGS IN 2017

Indianapolis, IN (December 26, 2016) – The POWRi/WAR Sprint Cars have partnered with Southern New Mexico Speedway in Las Cruces, NM and Aztec Speedway in Aztec, NM to sanction the Lucas Oil POWRi 305 sprints series in 2017. This 305 wing sprint series will consist of fifteen races in the “Land of Enchantment,” with the defending champion Don Grable leading ...

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POWRi/WAR Sprints Partner with Wildcat Raceway

Indianapolis, IN (December 22, 2017) – The Lucas Oil POWRi/WAR Sprint Car Series will lay claim to a new state this coming February after aligning a fresh partnership with Wildcat Raceway in Tuscon, Arizona to sanction the 360 Wildcat Winter Sprints series. The POWRi/WAR Sprints debut in the Grand Canyon state on February 4, 2017 at Wildcat Raceway paying $3,000 ...

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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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