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STOCKON FINALLY HOLDS THE RIFLE; WINS TONY HULMAN CLASSIC

By: Richie Murray – USAC Media Terre Haute, Indiana (May 22, 2019)………Chase Stockon had tamed the Terre Haute Action Track multiple times in his USAC AMSOIL National Sprint Car career with a “Jim Hurtubise Classic” win in 2012 and a “Don Smith Classic” victory in 2016 to his credit. But the one that eluded him happened to be the longest-continually ...

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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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USMTS set for rock ’em sock ’em 2019 slate

DALLAS, Texas (March 3)–The 2019 USMTS campaign begins with a three-night excursion through Texas in March with 48 events featuring 62 nights of racing at 39 race tracks in 13 states along the road to the crowning of the next USMTS National Champion during the first weekend of November back in the Lone Star State. Along the grueling dirt road ...

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Track Enterprises Racing Promotion Company Announces 2019 Grassroots Schedule

Track Enterprises Grassroots Racing Schedule Expands In 2019 Over 35 Special Events To Be Held At 21 Venues In 13 States (Macon, IL) Since 1985, Track Enterprises has been one of the top promotion companies in the sport of auto racing.  Starting out with just his hometown track, Macon Speedway, promoter Bob Sargent and the company have expanded throughout the ...

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Lucas Oil Late Model Dirt Series Unveils 2019 Schedule

BATAVIA, OHIO (October 29, 2018) – The Lucas Oil Late Model Dirt Series is proud to announce the 2019 schedule, with a lineup featuring a record-breaking 65 feature events. The ambitious schedule is set to visit 37 different venues across 22 states, showcasing the talents of the nation’s top dirt late model drivers along the way. The 2019 tour will ...

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USAC SPRINTS GO TO THE RIVER FOR SHOWDOWN AT GRANITE CITY AND PEVELY

By: Richie Murray – USAC Media Two-hundred and fourteen years following Lewis and Clark’s departure from the eastern edge of the Mississippi River where they began their expedition of the newly-acquired land to the west, a new crop of adventurers is eager to make their mark on their march to the Arch. Names such as Thomas, Windom, Courtney, Leary, Stockon, ...

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Weiss Pockets $50,000 Sunoco North/South 100 Payday

UNION, KY (August 11, 2018) – Ricky Weiss scored the biggest win of his racing career on Saturday night capturing the Sunoco Race Fuels North/South 100 presented by Lucas Oil at Florence Speedway.   Weiss withstood a battle with Hudson O’Neal in the final ten laps to record his first career crown jewel win and his first Lucas Oil Late ...

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USAC SPRINTS GO DOWN TO THE RIVER FOR SHOWDOWN AT GRANITE CITY AND PEVELY

  By: Richie Murray – USAC Media Two-hundred and fourteen years following Lewis and Clark’s departure from the eastern edge of the Mississippi River where they began their expedition of the newly-acquired land to the west, a new crop of adventurers is eager to make their mark on their march to the Arch. Names such as Thomas, Windom, Courtney, Leary, ...

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53,000 Silver Dollars for Davenport

GREENWOOD, NEBR. (July 21, 2018) – Jonathan Davenport picked up his second-career, Imperial Tile Silver Dollar Nationals victory at I-80 Speedway on Saturday night.   Davenport passed Bobby Pierce for the lead on lap 77 after Pierce began to lose momentum due to mechanical problems under the hood. Pierce’s car ultimately stopped for good on lap 78. Davenport then sailed ...

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Bloomquist Earns Silver Dollar Nationals Pole

GREENWOOD, NEBR. (July 20, 2018) – Scott Bloomquist and Mason Zeigler will start on the front row of the Imperial Tile 8th Annual Silver Dollar Nationals on Saturday night at I-80 Speedway. The duo managed to accumulate the most points out of the 47 entrants to earn their coveted starting positions. In the first heat, current Lucas Oil MLRA point ...

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Davenport Edges Bloomquist in a Photo Finish

GREENWOOD, NEBR. (July 19, 2018) – In one of the closest finishes in series history, Jonathan Davenport edged out Scott Bloomquist by just 15 milliseconds to win his seventh Lucas Oil Late Model Dirt Series event of the season on Thursday night at I-80 Speedway.   Davenport took the lead from Bloomquist on lap 37 and stayed in front, with ...

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STLRacing.com Top 25 Dirt Super Late Model Rankings

 by Don Martin                    7.16.2018 Below are the rankings after last weekend.  Scott Bloomquist is still the high point man and is pulling away from the field.   He won again last weekend at Wheatland.   The Lucas Oil Speedway has been kind to Bloomquist, he won the Show-Me 100 this past May.   The win Saturday night was Scott’s 600 feature win.    ...

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Dennis Erb, Jr. Eyes Lucrative Show-Me 100 Weekend at Lucas Oil Speedway

(CARPENTERSVILLE, ILLINOIS) With the rain-out of Sunday’s annual ‘Go 50’ at I-80 Speedway in Greenwood, Nebraska, the Dennis Erb Racing team wound up competing in a pair of $12,000 to win Lucas Oil Late Model Dirt Series contests over the May 18-20 weekend in the states of Wisconsin and Minnesota. On Friday night in a first-ever visit to 141 Speedway ...

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USAC SPRINTS COME DOWN TO THE RIVER FOR SHOWDOWN AT GRANITE CITY & PEVELY

  By: Richie Murray – USAC Media   Two-hundred and fourteen years following Lewis and Clark’s departure from the eastern edge of the Mississippi River where they began their expedition of the newly-acquired land to the west, a new crop of adventurers is eager to make their mark on their march to the Arch.   Names such as Thomas, Windom, ...

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American Sprint Car Series Closing In On 150 Nights Of Racing For 2018

Bryan Hulbert – TULSA, Okla. (February 23, 2018) The American Sprint Car Series is just over a week away from kicking off a combined slate of 143 nights of racing, with the potential for seven additional events to be added between National and Regional competition. With some race nights on the docket being co-sanctioned, the overall number of sanctioned events ...

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Lucas Oil Late Model Dirt Series Announces 2018 Broadcast Schedule

BATAVIA, OH (January 31, 2018) – In 2017, race fans enjoyed the thrilling, edge of your seat racing action of the Lucas Oil Late Model Dirt Model Dirt Series on four major television networks: MAVTV Motorsports Network, NBC Sports Network, CBS Sports Network, and CBS Television Network. Additionally, streaming services Lucas Oil Racing TV and DirtonDirt.com brought the high-speed, dirt ...

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USMTS finalizes 2018 schedule, set for first stop in Arizona

INDIANAPOLIS (Dec. 10)–Officials from the United States Modified Touring Series announced the addition of four events to the 2018 campaign this weekend, filling the three dates previously marked as “to be announced” and adding the series’ first-ever date in the State of Arizona. Two shows were added to fill out the May 4-6 weekend, and features a return to two ...

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USAC SPRINTS SLATED FOR 45 EVENTS FROM COAST-TO-COAST IN 2018

By: Richie Murray – USAC Media Indianapolis, Indiana………Following a year of renaissance with a new breed of drivers ascending to the top of the standings, the USAC AMSOIL Sprint Car National Championship reloads for a 2018 schedule that includes 45 events between the months of February and November. Leading off the schedule once again for the ninth-straight season is “Winter ...

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