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Make It 11: Donny Schatz Wins at The Dirt Track at Charlotte

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David Gravel scores best finish with new team, Daryn Pittman battles onto the podium CONCORD, N.C. – May 22, 2015 – The 2015 season is still young but Donny Schatz and his Tony Stewart/Curb-Agajanian Racing team have made a statement about their strength and intensity. The team has notched five of the last seven wins and at Friday night’s Circle ...

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Schatz Wins Two in Eldora Speedway ‘Mother’ Sweep

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Second place finisher Gary Taylor scored his best ever Outlaws finish ROSSBURG, Ohio – May 9, 2015 – Donny Schatz went six years between wins at Eldora Speedway but proved Saturday night that past is not always prologue as he swept the two-day ‘Mother of All Sprint Car Weekends’ and took home his eighth World of Outlaws Sprint Car Series ...

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At A Glance: As Eldora Approaches, What a Difference a Year Makes

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Changes come for last year’s Eldora spring race winners, Shane Stewart and David Gravel CONCORD, N.C. – May 5, 2015 – History will be made at Eldora Speedway this Friday and Saturday as the World of Outlaws Sprint Car Series and USAC National Sprint Car Series join together for the first time ever in a double-header ‘Mother of All Sprint ...

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McMahan Wages Fierce Battle at Tri-State to Score His Second Win of the Season

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Ties Bobby Allen for 17th on the all-time wins list; both drivers have 25 career wins HAUBSTADT, Ind. – May 3, 2015 – Paul McMahan lived up to his nickname, ‘Pauls to the Walls,’ Sunday night at Tri-State Speedway as he waged a fierce battle with Brady Bacon and scored his second World of Outlaws Sprint Car Series win of ...

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At A Glance: Stewart and Pittman Return to their Roots

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The Oklahoma natives lead the World of Outlaws Sprint Car Series north from ‘The Sooner State’ to Missouri and Indiana CONCORD, N.C. – April 28, 2015 – The World of Outlaws Sprint Car Series takes on three straight nights of racing action this weekend as the series travels to Salina, Okla., Pevely, Mo. and Haubstadt, Ind. The series’ return to ...

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

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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 ...

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Live internet broadcasts set for Tri-City Speedway’s Lucas Oil Series and Gold Crown Midget events

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PONTOON BEACH, Ill. — Two of Tri-City Speedway’s biggest events in 2015 will receive live pay-per-view video coverage on the internet. The 3/8-mile track’s May 1 Spring Spectacular for the Lucas Oil Late Model Dirt Series and the seventh annual Gold Crown Midget Nationals on Sept. 4-5 will be broadcast live, giving fans who can’t attend in person the chance to still catch ...

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My Two Cent$ by Mike Ruefer

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Time slows down for none of us and it was 10 years ago when my racing hero Ronnie Weedon passed away. I want to share with you my story as it was one of the most emotional Bleacher Views I’ve ever wrote. The following was originally published in April 2005. I hope you enjoy it as much as I still ...

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DIRTcar Racing Saddened by Passing of Eldora Speedway founder Earl Baltes

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CONCORD, N.C. – March 23, 2015 – The World of Outlaws and DIRTcar Racing are saddened to learn today of Earl Baltes’ passing. Earl grew Eldora Speedway out of the fields of western Ohio into one of racing’s premier venues. He took a chance on Ted Johnson and the World of Outlaws in its inaugural 1978 season and the sprint ...

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2015 All Star Circuit of Champions Sprint Car Series Tour Dates Announced

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INDIANAPOLIS – The All Star Circuit of Champions Sprint Car Series, recently purchased by three-time NASCAR Sprint Cup Series champion Tony Stewart, announced its tour dates on Wednesday. The schedule will consist of 54 total events spanning six states, including 29 events in Ohio and 14 in Pennsylvania. While the schedule began in February with five non-points events in Florida ...

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Three-time World of Outlaws Champ and sprint car racing legend, Sammy Swindell tops entry list for USCS Magnolia Motor Speedway opener on March 6th and 7th

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Atlanta, GA – February 27, 2015 – Three-time World of Outlaws Sprint Car Series Champion and sprint car racing legend Slammin’Sammy Swindell tops the entry list for the United Sprint Car Series 2015 season opener when the series invades Magnolia Motor Speedway in Columbus, Mississippi for the sprint car portion of the 7th annual “Frost Buster 250″ presented by Carl ...

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USAC AMSOIL Sprint Car Series News – 2/16

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“WINTER DIRT GAMES VI” PREVIEW SWANSON LOOKING TO MAKE MARK IN SPRINT CAR RACING IN 2015 Defending USAC Silver Crown champion Kody Swanson erased one preconceived notion about his abilities in 2014. Going into last season, Swanson was mostly thought of as a pavement specialist. After five wins on the dirt in the Silver Crown series last season, the Kingsburg, ...

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Doug and Justin Clark Official Flagmen for National Sprint League!

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Windom, MN (February 4, 2015) – Father/son team Doug and Justin Clark have been named the official flagmen for the National Sprint League in 2015.  The South Dakota natives will be flagging the majority of races on the NSL schedule. A boyhood friend of Doug Wolfgang, Doug Clark went from working on cars to flagging in 1979 at the Hartford ...

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Jeep Van Wormer Amasses Four Podium Finishes Down Under; Second in Invasion Points!

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(PINCONNING, MICHIGAN) Jeep Van Wormer recently returned stateside this week from a trip Down Under, which was no doubt an enjoyable experience both on and off the racetrack. Jeep was one of four American visitors, as he joined fellow countrymen Steve Francis, Devin Moran, and George Lee in Western Australia. The Pinconning, Michigan ace piloted the USA #55 Rocket Chassis ...

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