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Steve Kinser Kicking Off 2015 at Winter Heat Sprint Car Showdown

Steve Kinser

Inside Line Promotions – SOMERTON, Ariz. (Dec. 2, 2014) – “The King” is making a special appearance at Cocopah Speedway this January, which will mark his first time racing at the 3/8-mile track in almost 24 years. Steve Kinser, the winningest driver in World of Outlaws STP Sprint Car Series history, is slated to compete for Tony Stewart Racing throughout ...

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Protest Overturned: Jason Johnson Declared 2014 Lucas Oil ASCS National Champion!

ASCS - American Sprint Car Series

TULSA, Okla. (November 18, 2014) After the legality of the Spec Heads utilized by Jason Johnson during the 2014 season finale at the Cocopah Speedway in Yuma, Ariz. on Saturday, November 15, 2014 was brought into question by formal protest, a review by Brodix, who is the primary manufacturer of the ASCS Spec Cylinder Head, has revealed the Heads to ...

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Shane Stewart on top at Cocopah with Lucas Oil ASCS

Shane Stewart picked up $10,000 with the Lucas Oil ASCS at the Cocopah Speedway, topping the series season finale. (ASCS / Keenan Wright)

YUMA, Ariz. (November 15, 2014) The final night of the 2014 season for the Lucas Oil American Sprint presented by MAVTV American Real saw Oklahoma’s Shane Stewart capture the night’s $10,000 victory at the Cocopah Speedway. Shane’s first victory at the Arizona oval, the two-time National Champion is the 19th winner of the season for Stewart’s 29th career victory with ...

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Jason Johnson Dominates Lucas Oil ASCS at Cocopah Speedway

Jason Johnson broke into Victory Lane for the first time in 2014 with the Lucas Oil ASCS presented by MAVTV American Real to open up the weekend at the Cocopah Speedway. (ASCS / Keenan Wright)

YUMA, Ariz. (November 14, 2014) The deserts of Arizona like Jason Johnson, as the MVT No. 41 finally broke into Victory Lane with the Lucas Oil American Sprint Car Series presented by MAVTV American Real in 2014, topping Friday’s $5,000 to win preliminary A-Feature at the Cocopah Speedway; moving the No. 41 within 13 points of a fifth Lucas Oil ...

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Texas Motor Speedway and Lucas Oil ASCS Confirm September Double-Header

ASCS - American Sprint Car Series

TULSA, Okla. (March 5, 2014) – Officials with the Texas Motor Speedway Dirt Track and Lucas Oil American Sprint Car Series presented by MAVTV American Real have confirmed their 2014 visit with a first time double-header at the four-tenths mile clay oval. A part of the Port-a-Cool U.S. Dirt Track Championship for the past two years, the ASCS National Tour ...

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Lasoski Earns Hard Charger Award On and Off the Track

Danny Lasoski

Inside Line Promotions – SOMERTON, Ariz. (March 3, 2014) – Danny Lasoski’s trip west started off on the wrong note. An electrical issue in the trailer plagued the team as it headed to Arizona for the Cocopah Cup Challenge at Cocopah Speedway last Friday and Saturday. “We had a trip from hell,” Lasoski said. “We broke down three times. The ...

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Rico Abreu Pockets $10,000 with Lucas Oil ASCS at Cocopah

Rico Abreu picked up his first Lucas Oil ASCS National Tour victory on Friday, February 28 in the series 2014 season opener (ASCS / Hulbert Photo).

SOMERTON, Ariz. (March 1, 2014) – It didn’t take long for Rico Abreu to become a repeat winner with the Lucas Oil American Sprint Car Series presented by MAVTV American Real. Staging the Abreu Vineyards No. 24 third in the night’s Protect the Harvest A-Feature, the Rutherford, Calif. driver worked past race long leader Christopher Bell on Lap 27 to ...

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Rico Abreu earns first Lucas Oil ASCS victory in 2014 season opener

Rico Abreu picked up his first Lucas Oil ASCS National Tour victory on Friday, February 28 in the series 2014 season opener (ASCS / Hulbert Photo).

SOMERTON, Ariz. (February 28, 2014) – With lightning dancing across the desert floor and the smell of rain thick in the air, Rico Abreu stood atop the podium for the first time with Lucas Oil ASCS presented by MAVTV American Real, picking up the 2014 season opener at the Cocopah Speedway in only his second career A-Feature start with the ...

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Loyet looks to be under budget, and aboveboard in 2014

ASCS - American Sprint Car Series

TULSA, Okla. (February 9, 2014) Racing is a business. Just ask Brad Loyet who drives the Loyet Motorsports / Vacuworx Global No. o5 on the Lucas Oil American Sprint Car Series presented by MAVTV American Real National Tour who managed to come in under budget for the 2013 season. “It’s a family run operation, and do have sponsors that help ...

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First Look: 2014 Lucas Oil ASCS National Lineup

ASCS - American Sprint Car Series

INDIANAPOLIS, Ind. (December 14, 2013) Expanding the Lucas Oil American Sprint Car Series presented by MAVTV American Real in more way than one, the national arm of the American Sprint Car Series will potentially see 65 dates, if not more in 2014 with several new venues in the works as well as returns to tracks not seen in over ten ...

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Jason Johnson earns fourth Lucas Oil ASCS Title!

ASCS - American Sprint Car Series

Bryan Hulbert – SOMERTON, Ariz. (November 9, 2013) The final night of competition for the Lucas Oil American Sprint Car Series presented by MAVTV American Real in 2013 was one for the record books as Jason Johnson completed the sweep of the four race Cocopah Cup Challenge to secure his fourth Lucas Oil ASCS National Title. A record in terms ...

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David Gravel breaks through with ASCS in Las Cruces

Bryan Hulbert – LAS CRUCES, N.M. (November 2, 2013) After steering failure sidelined the Buffalo Wild Wings No. 82 on Friday night in El Paso, Texas, Watertown, Conn. shoe David Gravel was masterful in his rebound on Saturday night at the Southern New Mexico Speedway to earn his first Protect the Harvest A-Feature triumph with the Lucas Oil American Sprint ...

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Jason Johnson cleans house at Cocopah

Bryan Hulbert – SOMERTON, Ariz. (March 2, 2013) For the second time in as many nights, Jason Johnson found himself in victory lane at the Cocopah Speedway with the Lucas Oil American Sprint Car Series presented by MAVTV American Real, only this time the check was worth $10,000 to bring his weekend winnings to $13,000 in the first two rounds ...

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Jason Johnson shines in Cocopah Cup opener

Bryan Hulbert – SOMERTON, Ariz. (March 1, 2013) After a lackluster start to his 2013 season, Jason Johnson rebounded by capturing the opening night checkers of the Cocopah Cup Challenge presented by the Cocopah Casino at the Cocopah Speedway with the Lucas Oil American Sprint Car Series presented by MAVTV American Real. Drawing the pole in the night’s feature event, ...

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Crockett capitalizes on traffic for ASCS Victory

Bryan Hulbert – TUCSON, Ariz. (February 23, 2013) Utilizing slower traffic in the later running of the Lucas Oil American Sprint Car Series presented by MAVTV American Real feature event, Roger Crockett found his way to his third career National Tour victory, and first at the Tucson International Raceway. “I just seen him [Brown] start to get tight later in ...

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2013 ASCS Southwest Schedule Revealed

ASCS - American Sprint Car Series

Bryan Hulbert – Tulsa, Oklahoma (December 23, 2012) Coming off a year of unrest in Arizona for Winged Sprint Car racing, the 2013 season for the ASCS Southwest Region looks to be a sign of renewed vigor in the southwest deserts with a slate of 21 races at seven facilities in Arizona, New Mexico, and west Texas scheduled for the ...

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First Look: 2013 Lucas Oil ASCS Tentative Schedule

ASCS - American Sprint Car Series

Bryan Hulbert – Indianapolis, Indiana (December 5, 2012) Embarking on another ambitious round of dirt track racing in its 22nd year of racing, the preliminary schedule for the 2013 Lucas Oil American Sprint Car Series presented by MAVTV is now available. In total, the Lucas Oil ASCS presented by MAVTV will visit 17 states in 2013 with shows in Arkansas, ...

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The Devil’s Bowl Spring Nationals Awaits the Lucas Oil ASCS National Tour

ASCS - American Sprint Car Series

Bryan Hulbert – Mesquite, TX (March 20, 2012) – With four rounds of competition in the books the 2012 season for the Lucas Oil American Sprint Car Series presented by MavTv turns to the “Lone Star State” for a pair of nights at the famed Devil’s Bowl Speedway. Having hosted the Lucas Oil American Sprint Car Series presented by MavTv ...

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