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Christopher Bell Fends Off Late Race Challenge For John Christner Trucking Qualifying Night Triumph

Bryan Hulbert – TULSA, Okla. (January 17, 2019) Surviving a myriad of cautions in Thursday John Christner Trucking Qualifying Night, along with a late race challenge from Shane Golobic and C.J. Leary, two-time defending Lucas Oil Chili Bowl Nationals presented by General Tire Champion, Christopher Bell locked his iRacing No. 71w into his seventh Saturday A-Feature in as many years. ...

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Kyle Larson Motors To Warren CAT Qualifying Night Win at Chili Bowl

Bryan Hulbert – TULSA, Okla. (January 15, 2019) Winning in preliminary night competition for the fifth time at the Lucas Oil Chili Bowl Nationals presented by General Tire, California’s Kyle Larson grabbed the lead on Lap 6 of Tuesday’s Warren CAT Qualifying Night A-Feature then went unchallenged to punch his ticket into his eighth 55 Lap championship event. Chasing Zach ...

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Logan Seavey Perfect On Cummins Qualifying Night at Chili Bowl

Bryan Hulbert – TULSA, Okla. (January 14, 2019) Rolling into Chili Bowl Victory Lane for the first time in his career, California’s Logan Seavey was perfect in the first every Monday Qualifying Night presented by Cummins. Taking advantage of his Heat and Qualifier wins to position the Keith Kunz Motorsports No. 67 on the pole, Seavey led start to finish ...

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New World of Outlaws Sprint Car Driver Lineup Sets Sights on DIRTcar Nationals

CONCORD, NC – January 11, 2019 – The combination of sunshine, high-speed, wheel-to-wheel racing and the mere fact fans likely haven’t seen Sprint Cars since the World Finals last fall at Charlotte, make the DIRTcar Nationals at Volusia Speedway Park one of the most anticipated annual Sprint Car events. After a number of off-season driver changes, the excitement for Florida ...

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Hagopian Declared Winner Of 34th Lucas Oil Tulsa Shootout A-Class Feature Event after Morris DQ’d from tire test!

Bryan Hulbert – TULSA, Okla. (January 9, 2019) Following the results of a test conducted on the Right Rear tire of the No. 81D owned by Jeffery Daniels and driven by James Morris, the A-Class Results have been amended as the No. 81D has been disqualified. According to test results provided by Blue Ridge Labs, the tire sample submitted on ...

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Worth Among Half-Dozen First Time Winners In 34th Lucas Oil Tulsa Shootout

(Bryan Hulbert – TULSA, Okla. (January 5, 2019) Seven Golden Drillers claimed, and six by first-time winners, the 34th Lucas Oil Tulsa Shootout wrapped up Saturday night with California’s Ben Worth leading the charge of first-time winners with his victory in the night’s 55-lap Outlaw A-Feature. Chasing Frank Flud the first five laps, the Driven Midwest No. 81 suddenly stalled ...

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Field Nearly Set For 34th Lucas Oil Tulsa Shootout Finale

Bryan Hulbert – TULSA, Okla. (January 4, 2019) With Friday’s preliminary action pushing the 34th Lucas Oil Tulsa Shootout through race No. 225, the field of Golden Driller hopefuls is starting to take shape as four drivers are already locked into three championship events, with a dozen past champions in the mix. Locking into both divisions of A-Class as well ...

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34th Lucas Oil Tulsa Shootout Off And Running

Bryan Hulbert – TULSA, Okla. (January 2, 2019) With 42 of a scheduled 275 events in the books, the 34th Lucas Oil Tulsa Shootout got underway Wednesday night with Outlaw Non-Wing and Restricted taking to the Tulsa Expo Raceway clay. The 42 Heat Race winners made the trip to Tulsa from 11 states with Oklahoma drivers taking 17 wins. Indiana ...

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Over 300 Entries Readying For 2019 Lucas Oil Chili Bowl Nationals

Bryan Hulbert – TULSA, Okla. (December 20, 2018) Exceeding 300 entries for the fifth consecutive event, a melting pot of talent is set to converge on Tulsa, Okla. with tens of thousands of fans from all walks of life set to file into the River Spirit Expo Center from nearly every corner of the globe for the 33rd Lucas Oil ...

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T-MEZ Takes Knepper 55

by Don Martin Thomas Meseraull won the Junior Knepper 55 Saturday night at the Southern Illinois Center located in DuQuoin, Illinois.  This USAC sanctioned non-point event continues to grow and be one of the biggest midget races of the year.    The San Jose, California driver Meseraull took advantage when leader and defending event winner Christopher Bell dropped out with mechanical ...

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World of Outlaws and Tickets.com Expand Digital Ticketing Options

World of Outlaws Partnership with Tickets.com Set to Provide Fans with Expanded Ticketing Options Never Before Accessible in Dirt Racing, Including Mobile and Print-At-Home CONCORD, NC — December 17, 2018 — The World of Outlaws and Tickets.com have partnered to launch an entirely new online ticketing platform in dirt track racing, and on Tuesday the 2019 season will begin to ...

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NEW RIDE, NO PROBLEM; T-MEZ CLOSES OUT 2018 WITH KNEPPER 55 WIN

By: Richie Murray – USAC Media Du Quoin, Illinois (December 15, 2018)………Thomas Meseraull doesn’t waste any time getting up to speed when he lands a new ride. And when he gets up to speed in that new ride, it’s a foregone conclusion it’s going to occur in spectacular fashion. That thread continued Saturday night as the San Jose, California native ...

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CALIFORNIA QUARTET SETS SIGHTS ON TOPPING RUMBLE VETERANS

Rico Abreu, Annie & Toni Breidinger and Kody Swanson Enter Dec. 28/29 Event FORT WAYNE, IN (Dec. 12) – With at least nine former Rumble in Fort Wayne feature winners already entered into this year’s 21st annual foray it would be expected that one of them would be the hands-on favorite to move into victory lane during one night of ...

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NOS® ENERGY DRINK NAMED TITLE SPONSOR OF USAC NATIONAL MIDGETS BEGINNING IN 2019

Indianapolis, Indiana (December 6, 2018)………NOS Energy Drink has partnered with the United States Auto Club to become the title sponsor of the USAC Midget National Championship, beginning with the 2019 racing season. NOS Energy Drink and USAC have agreed multi-year deal that will position the high-performance energy drink as The Official Energy Drink of one of the most highly-competitive and ...

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BRISCOE AND T-MEZ SIGN ON FOR KNEPPER 55 IN Du QUOIN

By: Richie Murray – USAC Media Du Quoin, Illinois………Chase Briscoe and Thomas Meseraull are among the latest drivers to enter the fourth annual “Junior Knepper 55,” as the entry list surges above 40 for the December 15 USAC Midget Special Event from the Southern Illinois Center in Du Quoin. Briscoe finished second in the 2017 “Knepper 55,” behind winner Christopher ...

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BELL TOLLS TWICE IN A ROW AT TURKEY NIGHT G.P.

By: Richie Murray – USAC Media Ventura, California………Christopher Bell struck history Thursday night at Ventura Raceway, becoming just the third 3-time “Turkey Night Grand Prix” winning driver in the 78-year history of the famed race. For the second consecutive Thanksgiving night, however, Bell had to fend off a familiar foe who was on a quest to reach the same exclusive ...

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