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28th Annual Prairie Dirt Classic Next Week !!!!

by Don Martin As always the last weekend of July comes with the biggest Super Dirt Late Model event in the state of Illinois each year. The Prairie Dirt Classic at Fairbury American Legion Speedway pays $30,000 to win and $1500 to start, also the UMP Modifieds will be on hand paying a whopping $5,000 to win. The event just keeps getting bigger and bigger. They are expecting a sellout ...

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Lucas Oil Late Model Stars Ready for Silver Dollar Nationals!

BATAVIA, OH (July 20, 2017) – The nation’s fastest growing crown jewel event, now boasting a $53,000 top prize, will take place this weekend at I-80 Speedway. The 7th Annual Silver Dollar Nationals is set for this Thursday-Saturday, July 21st-23rd. The largest auto racing event in the state of Nebraska is co-sanctioned by the Lucas Oil Midwest Latemodel Racing Association. It is customary for I-80 Speedway to provide some of ...

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Tri-City Speedway, Belle-Clair Speedway and Federated Auto Parts Raceway at I-55 cancel this weekend’s events due to excessive heat warnings!

St. Louis, MO (July 19th, 2017) – This weekend’s action at Tri-City Speedway, Belle-Clair Speedway and Federated Auto Parts Raceway at I-55 have been canceled due to a multiple-day excessive heat advisory for the St. Louis area. From the National Weather Service St. Louis Office: “A major heat wave is expected to unfold on Tuesday and then grip the area through Saturday. Dangerous levels of heat are forecast with the ...

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Macon Speedway

Kerbystrong 100 Saturday; Lucas Oil Late Model Dirt Series Tuesday @ Macon IL Speedway

Best In Super Late Model Racing Preparing For Two Shows At Macon IL Speedway Saturday’s Kerbystrong 100 To Be Backed Up By Tuesday’s Lucas Oil Late Model Event (Macon, IL) Macon Speedway puts on amazing shows, whether it’s sprint cars, midgets, or stock cars, but fans seem to really love the Super Late Models at the 1/5-mile bullring. After an outstanding turnout at this year’s Herald & Review 100 for ...

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Lucas Oil Raceway Indianapolis Comes Alive Thursday And Friday For Racing Doubleheader

Lucas Oil Raceway Indianapolis Set To Begin Race Big Race Weekend Thursday USAC, ARCA, CRA, and Hall of Fame Ceremonies Scheduled (Indianapolis, IN) Stars from all across the country, in several types of racecars, will converge on Lucas Oil Raceway this coming Thursday and Friday, July 20-21 for a double header of racing. Open wheel Thursday night thunder will feature the USAC Silver Crown Series Champ Cars presented by Traxxas ...

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Bloomquist Survives Epic Battle to Win at Brown County

ABERDEEN, SD (July 18, 2017) The Lucas Oil Late Model Dirt Series’ first-ever visit to the Dakotas will go down as a memorable one. Scott Bloomquist survived several challenges to win Tuesday night at Brown County Speedway. Josh Richards came from the ninth starting spot to finish second with Tim McCreadie, who led a number of laps, ultimately came home in third. Completing the top five were Hudson O’Neal and ...

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Overton Dominant in Schaeffer’s Oil Southern Nationals Stop at Tri-County Race Track

By Michael Despain BRASSTOWN, NC – July 17, 2017 – The Schaeffer’s Oil Southern Nationals Series presented by Sunoco Race Fuel and Tennessee RV would visit Tri-County Race Track in Brasstown, NC for event number two of the 2017 series points chase and Brandon Overton of Evans, GA would turn in a dominant performance as he would all thirty-five laps of the event on his way to a $3,500 payday. ...

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BULLETIN: This weekend’s $20-per-car load NHRA Lucas Oil Series event has been rescheduled due to excessive heat warnings

This weekend’s NHRA Lucas Oil Drag Racing Series $20-per-car load event at Gateway Motorsports Park postponed due to multiple-day excessive heat advisory for St. Louis area July 17, 2017, St. Louis Region – This weekend’s NHRA Lucas Oil Drag Racing Series All-American Hot Rod Showdown at Gateway Motorsports Park in Madison, Illinois has been rescheduled due to a multiple-day excessive heat advisory for the St. Louis area. The event has ...

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Florence Speedway

Florence Speedway Results 7/15/17

Late Models 1st HEAT FINISH 10 LAP 1 21 ROBBY HENSLEY 2 1 CONNER MEADE 3 18 TREVOR LANDRUM 4 75 JOHN GILL 5 7 JASON COX 6 11x JONATHAN RAMEY NR L II COLIN GREEN NR 99 TOM COLLINI 2nd HEAT FINISH 10 LAP 1 4g KODY EVANS 2 33 JESSE LAY 3 49 BILLY GREEN 4 12 ROGER WILLIAMS 5 20 JEFF SIMONTON 6 99s NICK SIGNORELLI NR ...

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Dirt Late Model News

28th Annual Prairie Dirt Classic Next Week !!!!

by Don Martin As always the last weekend of July comes with the biggest Super Dirt Late Model event in the state of Illinois each year. The Prairie Dirt Classic at Fairbury American Legion Speedway pays $30,000 to win and $1500 to start, also the UMP Modifieds will be on hand paying a whopping $5,000 to win. The event just keeps getting bigger and bigger. They are expecting a sellout ...

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Lucas Oil Late Model Stars Ready for Silver Dollar Nationals!

BATAVIA, OH (July 20, 2017) – The nation’s fastest growing crown jewel event, now boasting a $53,000 top prize, will take place this weekend at I-80 Speedway. The 7th Annual Silver Dollar Nationals is set for this Thursday-Saturday, July 21st-23rd. The largest auto racing event in the state of Nebraska is co-sanctioned by the Lucas Oil Midwest Latemodel Racing Association. It is customary for I-80 Speedway to provide some of ...

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Macon Speedway

Kerbystrong 100 Saturday; Lucas Oil Late Model Dirt Series Tuesday @ Macon IL Speedway

Best In Super Late Model Racing Preparing For Two Shows At Macon IL Speedway Saturday’s Kerbystrong 100 To Be Backed Up By Tuesday’s Lucas Oil Late Model Event (Macon, IL) Macon Speedway puts on amazing shows, whether it’s sprint cars, midgets, or stock cars, but fans seem to really love the Super Late Models at the 1/5-mile bullring. After an outstanding turnout at this year’s Herald & Review 100 for ...

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Bloomquist Survives Epic Battle to Win at Brown County

ABERDEEN, SD (July 18, 2017) The Lucas Oil Late Model Dirt Series’ first-ever visit to the Dakotas will go down as a memorable one. Scott Bloomquist survived several challenges to win Tuesday night at Brown County Speedway. Josh Richards came from the ninth starting spot to finish second with Tim McCreadie, who led a number of laps, ultimately came home in third. Completing the top five were Hudson O’Neal and ...

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Open Wheel Modified News

Brian Ruhlman takes Summit Modified Nationals win at Oakshade Raceway!

July 15th, 2017 Feature: 1. Brian Ruhlman 2. Taylor Cook 3. John McClure 4. Jeff Koz 5. Hillard Miller 6. Tom Conrad, Jr. 7. Bill Keeler 8. Jerry Bowersock 9. Bill Griffith 10. Brandon Ordway 11. Troy Cattarene 12. Brad Wilson 13. Terry Hull 14. Shannon Fish 15. Jared Guinn 16. Bub Patrick 17. Roger Jackson 18. BJ Gregory 19. Mike Hohlbein 20. Nick Hoffman 21. Michael Patrick

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Taylor Cook wins Summit Modified Nationals at Oakshade Raceway!

OAKSHADE RACEWAY WAUSEON, OHIO 7/14/2017 FEATURE 1 21 Taylor Cook 2 2 Nick Hoffman 3 49 Brian Ruhlman 4 36L Jamie Lomax 5 21JR Tom Conrad 6 88 Matt Crafton 7 9J Jared Guinn 8 53 Hillard Miller 9 25P Bub Patrick 10 12M John McClure 11 24 Zeke McKenzie 12 20K Bill Keeler 13 11H Mike Hohlbein 14 09D Joel Dick 15 23 Lucas Hubell 16 313 Clayton Smith ...

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Jacob Poel takes Merritt Speedway Summit Modified Nationals win!

MERRITT SPEEDWAY LAKE CITY, MI 7/13/2017 FEATIURE 1 82 Jacob Poel 2 87 David Mielke 3 19 Chad Bauer 4 77 Joe Rokos 5 15 Dave Baker 6 711 Scott Payton 7 99 Brent Banning 8 4J Paul Johnson 9 62 Daryl Lehn 10 79 Kory Maurice 11 31G Rick Gokee 12 24N Kyle Novak 13 36w Jeramy Wood 14 2 Nick Hoffman 15 4B Brian Brindley 16 77G Jimmy ...

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Nick Hoffman wins Hartford Speedway Summit Modified Nationals

July 11th, 2017 Feature: 1. Nick Hoffman 2. Kenny Wallace 3. Zeke McKenzie 4. John McClure 5. Dylan Woodling 6. Bob Pohlman 7. Jared Guinn 8. Steve Pena 9. Todd Sherman 10. Kody Weisner 11. Hillard Miller 12. Roger Jackson 13. Michael Thayer 14. Dave Van Guilder 15. Richard Swan 16. Justin Matson 17. Mark Beard 18. Bobby Stremme

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Sprint Car & Midget News

Federated Auto Parts Raceway at I-55

Tough Test: Ironman 55 Separates the Strong from the Weak

Drivers set for physically challenging Ironman 55 at Federated Auto Parts Raceway at I-55 CONCORD, NC – July 17, 2017 – Drivers and teams look to be the strongest of them all when the Ironman 55 is all said and done. A two-night event on Friday and Saturday, August 4 and 5 at Federated Auto Parts Raceway at I-55 in Pevely, Missouri is the longest Feature event of the year ...

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Bayston Breaks Dry Spell in Night Two of Inaugural Thunder in the Valley

Grain Valley, MO – Spencer Bayston of Lebanon, Indiana outlasted teammate Tanner Thorson to capture his sixth career POWRi Lucas Oil National Midget League victory in the second night of the Inaugural Thunder in the Valley. Thorson took the opening night of the Inaugural Thunder in the Valley and vied for the $1000 bonus paid to the driver who swept the weekend in their respective division, but came up one ...

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BURKS WINS WAR AT VALLEY SPEEDWAY

Grain Valley, MO (July 15, 2017) – In a race that saw four different leaders, Wyatt Burks made a late race pass of Zach Daum to pick up his second POWRi Lucas Oil WAR Sprint win of the season Saturday, July 15 at Valley Speedway. Chris Parkinson started on the pole of the feature event and would take the lead as the green flag dropped over Clinton Boyles, Danny Thoman, ...

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Eldora Speedway

Donny Schatz Dominates 34th Kings Royal at Eldora Speedway

Makes History as First Back-to-Back Winner of the Prestigious Event   ROSSBURG, OH – July 15, 2017 – Donny Schatz turned in a perfect score card and walked away with a $50,000 check after dominating the 34th annual Kings Royal for the World of Outlaws Craftsman® Sprint Car Series at Eldora Speedway on Saturday night. Schatz set fast time in qualifying and then won his heat from the fifth starting ...

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Tri-City Speedway

Federated Auto Parts Raceway at I-55

Highland Speedway

Belle-Clair Speedway