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Terre Haute IN Action Track Set For Fair Race Event

Terre Haute Action Track

Racing To Take Center Stage At Terre Haute Action Track Wednesday Sprints, Pro Lates, & Modifieds To Race At Vigo County Fair (Terre Haute, IN)  The Vigo County Fair at the Wabash Valley Fairgrounds is underway in Terre Haute, IN which means the Wednesday night fair race is set to go green.  The July 10 event will feature the BRANDEIS ...

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Tyler Erb Back in Lucas Oil Victory Lane

MIDDLEBOURNE, W.Va. (July 5, 2019) – For the first time since February, Tyler Erb returned to Lucas Oil Victory Lane on Friday night as he wired the field in the 25th annual Topless 50 at Tyler County Speedway.   Erb became the tenth different winner in as many visits by the Lucas Oil Late Model Dirt Series at Tyler County ...

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Marlar Conquers Independence 50 at Portsmouth

PORTSMOUTH, Ohio (July 4, 2019) – Mike Marlar ran away with the Independence 50 on Thursday night at Portsmouth Raceway Park – earning his third Lucas Oil Late Model Dirt Series win of the season.   At the drop of the green flag, Marlar sprinted to a comfortable lead and held the point for the entire race. Marlar had to ...

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STLRacing.com Top 25 Dirt Super Late Model Rankings

 by Don Martin                    7.2.2019 Below are the STLRacing.com Top 25 Dirt Late Model Rankings heading into the first week of July.   The fireworks came early last week with Terbo and Killer at Tri-City.    Tyler Erb got into Kyle Bronson in the early stages of the feature last Tuesday at the Tri-City Summer National race and Bronson returned the favor ...

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Davenport Goes Flag to Flag at Florence

UNION, Ky. (June 29, 2019) – Jonathan Davenport posted a flag-to-flag victory in Saturday night’s 33rd annual Ralph Latham Memorial at Florence Speedway.   Davenport held off a furious late-race challenge from Jimmy Owens for a $12,000 payday. Davenport’s triumph marked his eighth Lucas Oil Late Model Dirt Series win of the season.   Davenport and Owens ran first and ...

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#PDC30 – The Rich History of Fairbury Speedway

HISTORY PAVED THE WAY FOR TODAY’S SUCCESS A look back in time as the 30th anniversary of the Prairie Dirt Classic nears by James “Mick” McMahen Tradition runs deep at Fairbury Speedway. Situated at the corner of 1st Street and Pine Street in a small Illinois farming community, what fans see today is rooted in more than 140 years of ...

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Dennis Erb, Jr. Embarks on Hectic Summer Nationals Stretch Following First Firecracker

(CARPENTERSVILLE, ILLINOIS) The Dennis Erb Racing team headed east to the Keystone State on June 21-22 for the 13th edition of the ‘Firecracker 100’ at the storied Lernerville Speedway in Sarver, Pennsylvania. The World of Outlaws Morton Buildings Late Model Series marquee event drew a stout 46 car field and things kicked off at the 4/10-mile oval on Friday night ...

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Race Week at a Glance: Terre Haute Action Track

DRIVEN TO SUCCEED: Indiana Racer Kent Robinson Takes on World of Outlaws and Summer Nationals Stars Friday at Terre Haute   TERRE HAUTE, IN — June 24, 2019 — As a former World of Outlaws Morton Buildings Late Model Series Rookie of the Year contender in 2012, Kent Robinson is certainly no stranger to strong competition. In fact, it drives ...

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SUMMER NATIONALS LATE MODELS TO RACE AT TRI-STATE SPEEDWAY THIS SUNDAY!

DIRTcar Summer Nationals

Haubstadt, IN – June 17, 2019 –  Tri-State Speedway is once again one of the destinations as the annual Dirt Car Late Model Summer National competitors hit the road in 2019.  The tour will embark to race at 26 speedways during a 31 day sweep across the Midwest.  Tri-State Speedway will be hosting the late models on Sunday June 23rd. ...

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Hudson O’Neal Bags $15,000 at Smoky Mountain

MARYVILLE, Tenn. (June 15, 2019) – Hudson O’Neal wrestled the lead from Mike Marlar on lap 30 and then cruised on to his third Lucas Oil Late Model Dirt Series win of the season on Saturday night at Smoky Mountain Speedway.   The Big Daddy 60 was the biggest paying single-day event in Smoky Mountain Speedway history with a first-place ...

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Illinois Midget Speedweek Coming To Macon Speedway & Lincoln Speedway This Weekend

(Macon, IL) – The star power of POWRi Illinois Speedweek is evident each and every year with headliners swarming from around the world to the “Illini State” for a thrilling five-night stretch. This week’s sixth annual running is no different, featuring the trio of Logan Seavey, Tanner Thorson, and Michael Pickens all chasing a second Speedweek championship, among countless other ...

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Curt Spalding claims Summit Modified Nationals opener at Kankakee

KANKAKEE, IL — June 13, 2019 — Curt Spalding scored his first-ever Summit Racing Equipment Modified Nationals win during the tour opener at Kankakee County Speedway. The Watervliet, MI racer secured the $1,000 payday leading the Feature flag-to-flag from the outside pole. Will Krup finished second after a hard fought battle with Frank Marshall, who completed the podium; and twelfth starting Jeffrey ...

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FLEET OF YOUNG STARS PURSUE FIRST TASTE OF ILLINOIS SPEED WEEK

BELLEVILLE, ILL. (June 12, 2019) – We’ve seen it time and time again, the talented and budding teenage racer chalked full of potential and making waves on the national scene with a powerhouse organization. This week, a new batch of youngsters with dreams and aspirations of leading the next generation of midget racing will square up against the veterans and experienced ...

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TRIO OF FORMER CHAMPIONS AIMING FOR SECOND SPEEDWEEK TITLE

BELLEVILLE, ILL. (June 10, 2019) – The star power of POWRi Illinois Speedweek is evident each and every year with headliners swarming from around the world to the “Illini State” for a thrilling five-night stretch. This week’s sixth annual running is no different, featuring the trio of Logan Seavey, Tanner Thorson, and Michael Pickens all chasing a second Speedweek championship, among ...

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THORSON TRIUMPHS IN FRENZIED IMW ROUND AT PUTNAMVILLE

By: Richie Murray – USAC Media Putnamville, Indiana (June 6, 2019)………There are comeback stories.  And then there’s the Tanner Thorson comeback story from Thursday night’s third round of “Indiana Midget Week” from Lincoln Park Speedway. With the wounds and scars still readily evident on his body after sustaining a broken left arm and right foot, a cracked sternum, broken ribs ...

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GRANT GETS REDEMPTION IN GAS CITY INDIANA MIDGET WEEK RD. 2

By: Richie Murray – USAC Media Gas City, Indiana (June 5, 2019)………Less than 24 hours after what he termed was a “toolbox issue” that put him behind eight ball just prior to Tuesday’s “Indiana Midget Week” opening night feature, Justin Grant found the ultimate redemption by scoring his first USAC NOS Energy Drink National Midget victory of the season in ...

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SEAVEY SEIZES MONTPELIER INDIANA MIDGET WEEK OPENER

  By: Richie Murray – USAC Media   Montpelier, Indiana (June 4, 2019)………He had to wait until the month of June, but Logan Seavey returned to the championship form he used to win last year’s USAC NOS Energy Drink National Midget title when he arrived at Montpelier Motor Speedway Tuesday night for the “Indiana Midget Week” opener.   It became ...

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