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Farmer City

Jimmy Mars Returns to Action at Farmer City; Blasts to Eighth in Illini 100 Finale

(MENOMONIE, WISCONSIN) For the first time in three months, the Mars Racing team returned to racing action on April 17-18 at Farmer City Raceway in Farmer City, Illinois. The World of Outlaws Late Model Series once again presided over the annual ‘Illini 100,’ but this year’s version of the two-day affair was split into two separate programs. On Friday night in the $6,000 to win opener, Jimmy Mars clicked off ...

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Riggs Motorsports Nab Pair of Podium Performances in Illinois and Kentucky

(HARRISBURG, ILLINOIS) The Riggs Motorsports team was out in full force over the April 17-18 weekend, as Brian Shirley stayed in his home state of Illinois and Jason Riggs ventured to the Commonwealth of Kentucky for his season opener. Jason invaded Kentucky Lake Motor Speedway in Calvert City, Kentucky on Saturday for a $1,000 to win weekly Super Late Model program. The Harrisburg, Illinois driver set Fast Time during qualifying ...

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Dennis Erb Racing Heads East with Lucas Oil Series Following Illini 100

(CARPENTERSVILLE, ILLINOIS) Dennis Erb Racing traveled to Farmer City Raceway in Farmer City, Illinois on April 17-18 for the annual running of the ‘Illini 100.’ The World of Outlaws Late Model Series once again sanctioned the two-day extravaganza, but this year’s version of the event was split up into a pair of specials. On Friday night in the $6,000 to win opener, Dennis Erb, Jr. qualified tenth fastest in Group ...

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Billy Moyer Scheduled for Weekend Off Following Close Runner-Up in Slocum 50

(BATESVILLE, ARKANSAS) Billy Moyer Racing (BMR) trekked north to the Hawkeye State of Iowa on April 17-18 to compete in a pair of special events, which were tri-sanctioned by the MARS DIRTcar Series, American Late Model Series, and Corn Belt Clash tours. On Friday night at Davenport Speedway in Davenport, Iowa, Billy Moyer ran fourth in heat race action, which placed him starting eleventh on the grid in the $4,000 ...

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Tyler Thomas to race POWRi Midgets at Jacksonville Friday, ASCS Sprint Cars at Grain Valley Saturday

Tyler Thomas of Collinsville, Okla., will drive the American Racing Custom Wheels Spike-Esslinger in the POWRi Lucas Oil National Midget Series on Friday at Jacksonville (Ill.) Speedway and the Jeff Smith-owned Maxim 360 Sprint Car in the Speedway Motors ASCS Warrior Region on Saturday at Valley Speedway in Grain Valley, Mo. Thomas has finished third at both racetracks in POWRi and ranks quarter-mile Jacksonville and one-third mile Grain Valley among ...

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Lucas Oil Speedway

$uper $aver $pecial Presented by KLOZ Mix 92.7 this Saturday, April 25th!

WHEATLAND, MO (April 22nd, 2015) – KLOZ Mix 92.7, “Today’s Best Hits” Presents Round #2 of the Lucas Oil Speedway Budweiser Weekly Racing Series this Saturday, April 25th plus it’s the first $uper $aver $pecial Night of 2015 as (4) Admissions, (4) Hot Dogs, and (4) Coca-Cola Soft Drinks are just $30 for all fans arriving before 6:30pm. Come out and meet the on air-personalities of KLOZ Mix 92.7 as ...

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Terre Haute Action Track

MSCS DRIVERS WILL PICK UP THE CHASE AT THE ACTION TRACK

Haubstadt, IN – April 21 – The Hoosier Tire Midwest Sprint Car Series will conclude a busy April schedule with an appearance Sunday at the Terre Haute Action Track. The annual “Spring Fling” that evening will not only feature the MSCS competitors but include the addition of the most competitive drivers from the Hoosier state’s other special event and weekly tracks. The “Spring Fling” will be the first of seven ...

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World of Outlaws Late Model Series News & Notes: Reviewing Farmer City’s Douglas Ram Trucks Illini 100

Clanton’s First 2015 Setback, Heartbreak For Junghans, Chub’s Quick Recovery & More CONCORD, N.C. – April 22, 2015 – Shane Clanton isn’t invincible on the World of Outlaws Late Model Series this season after all. After starting his WoO LMS campaign with eight consecutive top-five finishes and four victories, Clanton, 39, of Zebulon, Ga., experienced the first setback in the chase for his first series championship with a 23rd-place finish ...

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At A Glance: The World of Outlaws Sprint Car Series Returns Home to Devil’s Bowl

As the series celebrates the ‘80s and welcomes back Steve Kinser and Sammy Swindell, the Outlaws sound off on the birthplace of the series CONCORD, N.C. – April 21, 2015 – In 1978 Ted Johnson brought together a group of sprint car drivers to form a national touring series, the World of Outlaws. And on March 18 of that year, the series held its first ever event at Devil’s Bowl ...

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St. Francois County Raceway Results 4/18/15

Tommy Worley – Kirby Laws photo Billy Smith – Kirby Laws photo Dustin Homan – Kirby Laws photo Karl Francis – Kirby Laws photo Farmington, MO (April 19, 2015) Brawl at the Bull Ring – you knew it was going to happen. Normally it happens later in the summer when the heat kicks up and the tempers get high but the third week of the season brought out the evil ...

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Dirt Late Model News

Farmer City

Jimmy Mars Returns to Action at Farmer City; Blasts to Eighth in Illini 100 Finale

(MENOMONIE, WISCONSIN) For the first time in three months, the Mars Racing team returned to racing action on April 17-18 at Farmer City Raceway in Farmer City, Illinois. The World of Outlaws Late Model Series once again presided over the annual ‘Illini 100,’ but this year’s version of the two-day affair was split into two separate programs. On Friday night in the $6,000 to win opener, Jimmy Mars clicked off ...

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Riggs Motorsports Nab Pair of Podium Performances in Illinois and Kentucky

(HARRISBURG, ILLINOIS) The Riggs Motorsports team was out in full force over the April 17-18 weekend, as Brian Shirley stayed in his home state of Illinois and Jason Riggs ventured to the Commonwealth of Kentucky for his season opener. Jason invaded Kentucky Lake Motor Speedway in Calvert City, Kentucky on Saturday for a $1,000 to win weekly Super Late Model program. The Harrisburg, Illinois driver set Fast Time during qualifying ...

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Dennis Erb Racing Heads East with Lucas Oil Series Following Illini 100

(CARPENTERSVILLE, ILLINOIS) Dennis Erb Racing traveled to Farmer City Raceway in Farmer City, Illinois on April 17-18 for the annual running of the ‘Illini 100.’ The World of Outlaws Late Model Series once again sanctioned the two-day extravaganza, but this year’s version of the event was split up into a pair of specials. On Friday night in the $6,000 to win opener, Dennis Erb, Jr. qualified tenth fastest in Group ...

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Billy Moyer - Jimmy Dearing photo

Billy Moyer Scheduled for Weekend Off Following Close Runner-Up in Slocum 50

(BATESVILLE, ARKANSAS) Billy Moyer Racing (BMR) trekked north to the Hawkeye State of Iowa on April 17-18 to compete in a pair of special events, which were tri-sanctioned by the MARS DIRTcar Series, American Late Model Series, and Corn Belt Clash tours. On Friday night at Davenport Speedway in Davenport, Iowa, Billy Moyer ran fourth in heat race action, which placed him starting eleventh on the grid in the $4,000 ...

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Open Wheel Modified News

Eldora Speedway

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

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 feature. He then was untouched as he took the checkered ...

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Tri-State Speedway

MATT LANE WINS AT TRI-STATE SPEEDWAY’S MODIFIED OPENER

Haubstadt, IN – April 18, 2015 – The UMP Open Wheel Modified class raced to close out the program. It was opening night at the speedway and the cars were wrapped in new glistening paint. The 25 lap feature was won by regular competitor Matt Lane of Fort Branch, IN. Lane took the victory over Grant Hagan from Owensboro, KY and Dustin Beck from Winslow, IN.. Shawn Cates and Matt ...

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Hunter Rasdon

Hunter Rasdon, Rick Conoyer, Jeff LeBaube, Troy Medley & Joe Laws take wins at Federated Auto Parts Raceway at I-55

Hunter Rasdon Rick Conoyer Jeff LeBaube Troy Medley Joe Laws CLICK HERE FOR MORE PHOTOS FROM FEDERATED AUTO PARTS RACEWAY AT I-55! Pevely, MO (April 18th, 2015) Another great night of racing action at Federated Auto Parts Raceway at I-55 in the third weekend of racing of the 2015 season. Jonesboro, Arkansas’ Hunter Rasdon claimed the UMP DIRTcar Late Model feature event in his first ever visit to Federated Auto ...

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Brian Shaw Scores Summit Racing Equipment AMS Win at Kentucky Lake Motor Speedway

Calvert City, KY-April 18, 2015- The Summit Racing Equipment American Modified Series made its first ever visit to Kentucky Lake Motor Speedway in Calvert City, KY on Saturday evening and the checkered flag waved, Brian Shaw of Robinson, IL would take the victory and $4,000 payday in a caution filled event. Shaw would score his fourth career series win aboard his Ted Brown’s Quality Paint and Body/Mason’s Recycling/Premier Auto Detail/REB ...

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Sprint Car & Midget News

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Tyler Thomas to race POWRi Midgets at Jacksonville Friday, ASCS Sprint Cars at Grain Valley Saturday

Tyler Thomas of Collinsville, Okla., will drive the American Racing Custom Wheels Spike-Esslinger in the POWRi Lucas Oil National Midget Series on Friday at Jacksonville (Ill.) Speedway and the Jeff Smith-owned Maxim 360 Sprint Car in the Speedway Motors ASCS Warrior Region on Saturday at Valley Speedway in Grain Valley, Mo. Thomas has finished third at both racetracks in POWRi and ranks quarter-mile Jacksonville and one-third mile Grain Valley among ...

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Terre Haute Action Track

MSCS DRIVERS WILL PICK UP THE CHASE AT THE ACTION TRACK

Haubstadt, IN – April 21 – The Hoosier Tire Midwest Sprint Car Series will conclude a busy April schedule with an appearance Sunday at the Terre Haute Action Track. The annual “Spring Fling” that evening will not only feature the MSCS competitors but include the addition of the most competitive drivers from the Hoosier state’s other special event and weekly tracks. The “Spring Fling” will be the first of seven ...

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At A Glance: The World of Outlaws Sprint Car Series Returns Home to Devil’s Bowl

As the series celebrates the ‘80s and welcomes back Steve Kinser and Sammy Swindell, the Outlaws sound off on the birthplace of the series CONCORD, N.C. – April 21, 2015 – In 1978 Ted Johnson brought together a group of sprint car drivers to form a national touring series, the World of Outlaws. And on March 18 of that year, the series held its first ever event at Devil’s Bowl ...

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Macon Speedway

Macon Speedway Part Of Big POWRi Weekend

     The Lucas Oil POWRi National Midget Series will be racing into Macon IL Speedway this coming Saturday night, April 25 for the first of six 2015 visits for the exciting tour.  The POWRi Speedway Micros, the companion series, will also be paying the 1/5-mile speedplant a visit.  The Micros are scheduled to race at Macon twelve times during the course of the year. 2-time defending Midget champion, Zach ...

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