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Mid-American Stock Cars Set For Indy Doubleheader In May

Series Will Visit Indiana Fairgrounds & Lucas Oil Raceway Stock Car Racing will take a step back into history, as the Mid-American Stock Car Series heads into central Indiana to help celebrate this county’s most important racing weekend at two of the country’s most historic racetracks. The series, known as the Midwest’s premier traveling sportsman series, will attempt to invoke ...

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Revitalized Mansfield (OH) Motor Speedway Added to 2017 Slate

BATAVIA, OHIO (January 7, 2017) – The Lucas Oil Late Model Dirt Series has expanded an already aggressive 2017 slate. The captivating stars of the nation’s premier dirt late model tour will invade Mansfield Motor Speedway on July 2nd for a 50-lap, $10,000-to-win event, dubbed – The Freedom 50.   The deep, rich and long history of racing in Mansfield, ...

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Summer Nationals Tour To Make Stops In Terre Haute, Lincoln, & Macon

DIRTcar Summer Nationals

Summer Nationals 2017 Hell Tour Dates Announced Track Enterprises Promoting Three Tour Stops For Late Models & Modifieds The 32nd edition of the Summer Nationals Hell Tour is set for 2017, as dates have been announced by Dirtcar Racing. For the UMP Late Models, 27 events over the course of one month are set with stops in Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, ...

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Track Enterprises Releases 2017 Special Event Schedule

ARCA, USAC, & UMP To Race At Many Top Venues Track Enterprises, a racing promotion company based in Macon, IL, has announced its 2017 special event schedule. The new slate includes the traditional stops for ARCA at the Illinois dirt miles, in addition to Lucas Oil Raceway in Indianapolis and a third year visit to Fairgrounds Speedway Nashville. Track Enterprises ...

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Josh Richards to Compete Full-Time in Lucas Oil Late Model Dirt Series

ST. MARYS, OHIO (Dec. 6, 2016) – Four-Time World of Outlaws Craftsman Late Model Series Champion Josh Richards who joined forces with Best Performance Motorsports last month, announced today that he will run full-time in the Lucas Oil Late Model Dirt Series for the 2017 season. Though Richards has chased championships under the World of Outlaws banner for his entire ...

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Jared Landers Health Update

Batesville, Arkansas (11/29/16) – Jared Landers was examined by a specialist at the Cleveland Clinic on Monday as the Arkansas native looked for more insight into the status of his recovery from his July crash. The physician gave the pilot of the Crop Production Services #777 Mark Martin Automotive/ Sweet Bloomquist/ Durham Racing Engine Super Late Model the news that ...

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Macon Speedway To Host Lucas Oil Late Models For Fourth Time

Macon Speedway

Lucas Oil Late Model Dirt Series 2017 Schedule Revealed Series To Make Fourth Appearance At Macon IL Speedway WAYCROSS, GA (October 26, 2016) – The Lucas Oil Late Model Dirt Series – widely acknowledged as the nation’s premier dirt late model tour – announced a record-breaking 2017 schedule, including a fourth visit to Macon Speedway, in Macon, IL The ambitious ...

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Brandon Sheppard to pilot Rocket Chassis house car in 2017!

For Immediate Release Mark Richards Racing, Inc. Solidifies Team For 2017 with Driver, Crew and Marketing Partner Additions Shinnston, WV, November 21, 2016 –Mark Richards Racing, Inc. (MRRI), the four time World of Outlaws Craftsman late model champion team has selected two-time Dirt Track World Championship winner Brandon Sheppard of New Berlin, IL to drive the Valvoline/Seubert Calf Ranches #1 ...

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2017 Lucas Oil MLRA Slate Revealed

MLRA

Media Contact: Trenton Berry Des Moines, Iowa (November 18, 2016) – Lucas Oil MLRA officials have been busy over the past few weeks since the conclusion of the 2016 season. Rules meetings, promoters workshops and scheduling have taken a large amount of time. At this afternoon’s opening of the Annual Heartland Auto Racing Show, in Des Moines, Iowa, the series ...

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Scott Bloomquist Claims Third National Championship

WAYCROSS, GA (November 1, 2016) – Scott Bloomquist capped off a successful season on Saturday night at Portsmouth Raceway Park, claiming his third-career Lucas Oil Late Model Dirt Series National Championship. The Mooresburg, TN native finished a record-breaking 880-points ahead of Jonathan Davenport in the 2016 championship standings. “It’s been a great year – we set out to win this ...

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Lucas Oil Late Model Dirt Series 2017 Schedule Revealed!

WAYCROSS, GA (October 26, 2016) – The Lucas Oil Late Model Dirt Series – widely acknowledged as the nation’s premier dirt late model tour – announces a record-breaking 2017 schedule. The ambitious 2017 schedule, which includes 54 events at 35 different venues across 22 states – begins with the February 10th-11th Super Bowl of Racing at Golden Isles Speedway, and ...

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Brandon Sheppard Sensational in Rhino Ag Dirt Track World Championship

PORTSMOUTH, OH (October 15, 2016) – Brandon Sheppard charged from the 21st starting position to win his second career Dirt Track World Championship Race at Portsmouth Raceway Park on Saturday night. Sheppard earned a career-best $100,000 as he drove the Eric Brock-owned Best Performance Motorsports Team/Rocket Chassis to the victory. Sheppard was third different leader of the event – taking ...

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Dale McDowell Tops Rhino Ag DTWC Preliminaries

PORTSMOUTH, OH (October 14, 2016) – In preliminary action on Friday night at Portsmouth Raceway Park – competitors in the Lucas Oil Late Model Dirt Series raced in two rounds of Heat Races.   In heat one of round one, Jackie Boggs came from the fourth starting spot to take the win. In heat race number two of round one ...

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Richards Roars to Pittsburgher 100 Victory

IMPERIAL, PA (October 8, 2016) – Josh Richards roared to the lead on lap 25 and never looked back – winning his second career Pittsburgher 100. The victory for his team was worth $20,000 on Saturday night at Pittsburgh’s Pennsylvania Motor Speedway. Richards took over the point from the early pace-setter and new track record holder, Michael Norris. Richards’ Mark ...

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Bloomquist Takes 15th Lucas Oil Win of the Season at Rome

ROME, GA (October 2, 2016) Scott Bloomquist raced to his 15th Lucas Oil Late Model Dirt Series win of the 2016 season on Sunday night at Rome International Speedway. Bloomquist led every lap, but had to fight off a late-race challenge from Don O’Neal to pick up the win in the Lucas Oil Rome Showdown – piloting his Crop Production ...

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McDowell Wins First Lucas Oil Dixie Shootout Since 2001

WOODSTOCK, GA (October 1, 2016) – Dale McDowell won his first Lucas Oil Dixie Shootout since 2001 on Saturday Night at Dixie Speedway. McDowell took the lead on lap 43 from race-long leader Tim McCreadie and then sprinted away for the win, his third in the annual event.   McCreadie who led the first 42 laps of the race came ...

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Scott Bloomquist Bags Jackson 100 at Brownstown

BROWNSTOWN, IN (September 24, 2016) – Scott Bloomquist led 97 of the 100 laps on Saturday Night at Brownstown Speedway, winning his sixth career Jackson 100. He earned $20,000 for winning the Lucas Oil Late Model Dirt Series-sanctioned event. Bloomquist passed Dennis Erb Jr. for the lead early in the race and was briefly challenged by Darrell Lanigan and Jimmy ...

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Francis Tops Jackson 100 Qualifying at Brownstown

BROWNSTOWN, IN (September 23, 2016) – Hall-of-Fame driver Steve Francis set the overall Miller Welders Fast Time on Friday Night at Brownstown Speedway. Francis was fastest among the 42 entrants on night one of the 37th Annual Jackson 100. Heat race pole sitters for Saturday Nights’ activities will be Francis, Jimmy Owens, Cody Mahoney and Tim McCreadie. All gates will ...

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