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BACON BRINGS IT HOME IN MONTPELIER’S USAC SPRINT DEBUT

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Brady Bacon methodically maneuvered his way from his sixth starting spot and, in a three-lap stretch a third of the way into the 30-lap feature, drove from fourth to first, passing Dave Darland on lap 12 and held off a late charge from Kyle Cummins to take the victory in front of a standing-room only crowd in the USAC AMSOIL ...

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World of Outlaws Craftsman® Late Model Series & UMP DIRTcar Adopts Unified Late Model Suspension Rules

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Rules to take effect on Monday, April 11 CONCORD, N.C. – March 31, 2016 – The World of Outlaws Craftsman® Late Model Series and DIRTcar have announced they will adopt the newly created Unified Late Model Suspension Rules following a months-long process that included manufacturers, constructors and dirt late model sanctioning bodies from across the country. The collective effort of ...

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Looking Forward to the World of Outlaws Craftsman® Sprint Car Series Season

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Donny Schatz leads the World of Outlaws Sprint Car Series into DIRTcar Nationals BARBERVILLE, Fla. – Feb. 8, 2016 – Donny Schatz drove to the infield of The Dirt Track at Charlotte Motor Speedway in November and claimed his seventh World of Outlaws Craftsman® Sprint Car Series championship. The win came at the end of a season that was one ...

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Final 2016 World of Outlaws Sprint Car Series Schedule Released

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Schedule is set as teams gear up for DIRTcar Nationals CONCORD, N.C. – Jan. 27, 2016 – The final dates for the 2016 World of Outlaws Sprint Car Series season have been set as the series gears up to kick off during DIRTcar Nationals at Volusia Speedway Park in two weeks. In all, the 2016 season will feature 91 races ...

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Mike Harrison, Bobby Pierce Share Spotlight at 32nd Annual DIRTcar UMP ‘Night of Champions’ Awards Banquet

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Nearly $360,000 in points-fund cash distributed to drivers for their success during the 2015 season CONCORD, N.C. – Jan. 22, 2016 – Mike Harrison and Bobby Pierce shared the spotlight at the 32nd Annual DIRTcar UMP ‘Night of Champions’ Awards Banquet in Springfield, Ill. earlier this month. In front of nearly 1,000 competitors, family and friends in the ballroom of ...

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STENHOUSE STEALS “JUNIOR KNEPPER 55” GLORY FROM CAR OWNER CLAUSON

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CLICK HERE FOR MORE PHOTOS FROM THE JUNIOR KNEPPER 55 AT DuQUOIN! Du Quoin, Illinois…….Ricky Stenhouse, Jr. conjured memories of his breakout 2007 USAC season, as the Olive Branch, Mississippi driver returned to midget racing on Saturday night and passed Bryan Clauson with three laps to go for the win in the inaugural “Junior Knepper 55” USAC Midget special event ...

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New Tracks, New Big Events, Fierce Competition Expected in 2016 World of Outlaws Sprint Car Series Schedule

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Series returns in 2016 with 93 events at 52 tracks in 24 states and one Canadian province INDIANAPOLIS – Dec. 10, 2015 – The World of Outlaws Sprint Car Series announced its 2016 schedule today during the Performance Racing Industry Trade Show. The season which has 93 scheduled dates and takes the series to 52 different tracks in 24 states ...

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47 DATES HIGHLIGHT AMBITIOUS AMSOIL NATIONAL SPRINT SLATE

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The most ambitious schedule of AMSOIL USAC National Sprint Car races in recent history has been released for 2016, including traditional events and new facilities spanning the American landscape. Opening with the exciting “Winter Games VII” at Bubba Raceway Park in Florida in February and concluding with the “Oval Nationals” on the West Coast in November, the 47-race series will ...

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WILLIAMS GROVE AND SALEM RETURN TO SILVER CROWN SCHEDULE FOR FIRST TIME IN DECADES; SIX DIRT AND FIVE PAVEMENT RACES FILL 11-RACE SLATE

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A pair of tracks from USAC Silver Crown racing’s rich past makes their return to a balanced eleven race USAC Silver Crown Series schedule for 2016 that features six races on the dirt and five races on the hard top. On June 10, in the midst of an off-night for the USAC AMSOIL Sprint Cars’ “Eastern Storm” series, the champ ...

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2016 USAC NATIONAL MIDGET SCHEDULE INCLUDES FOUR NEW VENUES, EXPANDED SCHEDULE AMONG ITS 23 DATES

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Twenty-three dates have been announced for the USAC National Midget series’ 2016 calendar with four venues set to host their first USAC National Midget race. The season kicks off on the dirt, indoors, on March 19 at the Southern Illinois Center in DuQuoin, Ill. The facility has played host to several midget races in recent years, but this will mark ...

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Davenport ready to chase big money during January’s Keyser Manufacturing Wild West Shootout at USA Raceway

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Star of 2015 Super Late Model season being lured to Arizona by Keyser’s Quarter-Million bonus program TUCSON, Ariz. (Nov. 25, 2015) — After enjoying a Super Late Model season of historic proportions, Jonathan Davenport of Blairsville, Ga., is primed to get an early start on another big-money campaign in 2016. Davenport and his K&L Rumley team — winners of 21 ...

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Lucas Oil MLRA Reveals 2016 Slate at Heartland Auto Racing Show

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DES MOINES, IOWA (November 20th, 2015) – Heading into the 28th straight year of racing, Lucas Oil MLRA series officials are pleased to announce the schedule of events for the coming year. Several traditional weekends remain, with a return to some familiar venues and a new track or two thrown in. “It’s always important to lay out a good schedule ...

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All Star Sprint Cars Schedule Released; Lincoln Speedway Only Illinois Event

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2016 All Star Circuit of Champions Schedule Released May 20 Event At Lincoln Speedway, Only Illinois Appearance By Tyler Altmeyer All Star Circuit of Champions Indianapolis (November 19, 2015) – The All Star Circuit of Champions will move ahead into the 2016 season with a full slate of scheduled competition, with race dates ranging from early February until late October. ...

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At A Glance: Putting a Bow on the 2015 Season That Was

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DIRTcar Nationals kicks off the 2016 World of Outlaws Sprint Car Series Feb. 12 to 14, 2016 CONCORD, N.C. – Nov. 17, 2015 – The 2015 World of Outlaws Sprint Car Series season has officially drawn to a close. The historic season saw Donny Schatz add his name to the record books and join some of the most elite names ...

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NASCAR brings Camping World Truck Series to Gateway Motorsports Park through 2020

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Long-term agreements, fan and sponsor support positions  St. Louis as one of the hottest motorsports markets in the country. November 11, 2015, St. Louis Region –  For the first time ever, NASCAR and Gateway Motorsports Park official have agreed on a five-year deal to bring the Camping World Truck series to town through 2020.  The 2016 race event moves two ...

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For the Seventh Time, Donny Schatz is Crowned the World of Outlaws Sprint Car Series Champion

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Jason Johnson is named the 2015 Kevin Gobrecht Rookie of the Year presented by ButlerBuilt recipient CONCORD, N.C. – Nov. 11, 2015 – A history-making season wrapped up for Donny Schatz on Monday afternoon as he and his Tony Stewart/Curb-Agajanian Racing team accepted the 2015 World of Outlaws Sprint Car Series championship at the annual ‘Night of Champions’ banquet. Sitting ...

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NASCAR CAMPING WORLD TRUCK SERIES BOOKS FIVE-YEAR AGREEMENT WITH ELDORA SPEEDWAY; SUPER DIRTCAR SERIES BIG-BLOCK MODIFIEDS TO MAKE RETURN

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ROSSBURG, Ohio (November 10, 2015) – Eldora Speedway and NASCAR have come to agreement to continue the popular NASCAR Camping World Truck Series event at the legendary half-mile clay oval through 2020. The fourth running of the primetime event will take place on Wednesday July 20, 2016 live on Fox Sports 1 and, for the first-time in history, NASCAR has ...

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Saldana Dominates Bad Boy Buggies World Finals in His Final Run for Motter Motorsports

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CLICK HERE FOR MORE PHOTOS FROM THE WORLD FINALS AT CHARLOTTE! Schatz crowned 2015 World of Outlaws Sprint Car Series champion CONCORD, N.C. – Nov. 8, 2015 – Joey Saldana gave everyone a reason to smile in his final appearance in the No. 71M Motter Equipment Motorsports car on Sunday night at the Bad Boy Buggies World Finals as he ...

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