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Sheppard wins at Wayne County!

THRILLER NIGHT AT WAYNE COUNTY Sheppard, Weiss and Lanigan battle to an exciting finish ORRVILLE, OH – May 18, 2019 – If the standard length of a Morton Buildings Feature was only 45 laps instead of the usual 50, Saturday night’s race at Wayne County Speedway would have ended on a different note. Former Series Champions Brandon Sheppard and Darrell Lanigan put on what ...

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Lucas Oil Late Model Series Crown Jewel Cup Dates Announced

BATAVIA, OHIO (May 3, 2019) – The Lucas Oil Late Model Dirt Series has revealed the dates for the Arizona Sport Shirts Crown Jewel Cup – Presented by DirtonDirt.com for 2019. The Arizona Sport Shirts Crown Jewel Cup – Presented by DirtonDirt.com offers drivers the opportunity to chase a mini-series within the full Lucas Oil Late Model Dirt Series schedule. ...

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O’Neil sets sail at Longdale for first USMTS win of 2019

After missing most of April while he recovered from medical issues, Jake O’Neil has steadily improved both physically and inside the cockpit of his LG2 chassis by Jimmy Owens. On Thursday night he returned to USMTS action for the first time since King of America IX in March and brought home a fifth-place finish. Friday night he improved to third ...

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Salty Ramirez best in USMTS debut at Kansas State Fairgrounds

HUTCHINSON, Kan. (April 26)–In front of a crowd of more than 3,000 fans Friday night at the Kansas State Fairgrounds, the USMTS made their maiden voyage to the 104-year-old facility in Hutchinson, Kan., with Dereck Ramirez making his first trip to victory lane in 2019. The big half-mile of dirt saw Rodney Sanders jump out to an early lead in ...

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VanderBeek gets it done at 81, scores first USMTS checkers of 2019

PARK CITY, Kan. (April 25)–After several near misses in the early going this season, Zack VanderBeek finally found the road to victory lane and garnered his 48th career USMTS win at the 81 Speedway on Thursday night. The 34-year-old from New Sharon, Iowa, hasn’t employed any drastic measures to get faster, just plugging away. “We made some little changes, but ...

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Dunn-Benson Motorsports Headed to Illinois for Two Races This Weekend, Both Events will be LIVE PPV Broadcasts on the Internet

  DUNN, NC (April 23, 2019) – The Big River Steel / GETSCO Dunn Benson Motorsports Team and driver Devin Moran will be headed to the state of Illinois this weekend for two Lucas Oil Late Model Dirt Series sanctioned events. The weekend doubleheader will wrap up the month of April that will kick off on Friday, April 26 at ...

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Jason Johnson Racing Eyes Backyard World of Outlaws Victory In The Midwest

DEFINING MOMENT Jason Johnson Racing Eyes Backyard Victory In The Midwest ELDON, Mo. — There wasn’t a big enough word in the dictionary to describe how Jason Johnson Racing team owner Bobbi Johnson felt when David Gravel and the team claimed their first win of the season in March at Keller Auto Speedway in Hanford, Calif. It was the team’s ...

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Marriott cool under pressure in breakout USMTS triumph

VIVIAN, La. (April 12)–Not only did Hunter Marriott score his initial USMTS victory Friday night at the Ark-La-Tex Speedway, but he did it by fending off two of the most skilled drivers familiar with Gene Boyter’s high-banked speed palace in Vivian, La. In 14 USMTS main events held here over the past decade, Chris Henigan has two wins and Cade ...

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ON THE RECORD: World of Outlaws Drivers Discuss Busy May Schedule

  CONCORD, NC — The World of Outlaws Morton Buildings Late Model Series kicks into high gear in May, and the drivers certainly are ready to pick up the pace.   Events at Cherokee Speedway (May 3), Lavonia Speedway (May 4), Fayetteville Motor Speedway (May 10-11), Muskingum County Speedway (May 17), Wayne County Speedway (May 18), Cochran Motor Speedway (May ...

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Sanders collects opening night checkers at USMTS Cajun Clash

VIVIAN, La. (April 11)–The fans in attendance at the Ark-La-Tex Speedway and those watching live on RacinDirt.com witnessed a barn-burner of a main event Thursday to kick off the 7th Annual USMTS Cajun Clash, but Rodney Sanders missed out on all of the excitement going on behind him. After disposing of polesitter Lucas Schott on the first lap, Sanders raced ...

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Jimmy Mars Scores Impressive Runner-Up in Illini 100 at Farmer City!

(MENOMONIE, WISCONSIN) Returning to action for the first time since Arizona in January, Mars Racing invaded Farmer City Raceway in Farmer City, Illinois on April 5-6 for the 12th Annual ‘Illini 100,’ which was once again sanctioned by the World of Outlaws Morton Buildings Late Model Series. On Friday night in the $6,000 to win weekend opener at FCR, Jimmy ...

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Dunn Benson Motorsports Team Heading to Northeast for Four Races

  DUNN, NC (April 10, 2019) – The Big River Steel / GETSCO Dunn Benson Motorsports Team and driver Devin Moran will be headed to the Northeast for four races in four days on the Lucas Oil Late Model Dirt Series this weekend. The Team will start in the state of Ohio at Atomic Speedway on Thursday April 11th for ...

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David Gravel wins World of Outlaws Arizona Desert Shootout

FOUR to ONE David Gravel claims 41st World of Outlaws victory in Jason Johnson Racing’s #41 car QUEEN CREEK, AZ – April 6, 2019 – David Gravel’s first win of the season last month with his new Jason Johnson Racing team was sentimental for several reasons. His second win, Saturday night at Arizona Speedway, was no different. Not only did he ...

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Sanders tops Summit USMTS Southern Series action at Jackson

BYRAM Miss. (April 5)–Rodney Sanders saw the green flag and then proceeded to pounce on the competition Friday night at the Jackson Motor Speedway, scoring a $3,000 victory. The two-time USMTS National Champion held a comfortable lead for most of the 30-lap main event, but a caution with two laps remaining gave hard-charging Zack VanderBeek a shot at the leader. ...

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