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Dennis Erb, Jr. Climbs to Sixth in Clash at the Mag; Full Week of Summer Nationals Next

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(CARPENTERSVILLE, ILLINOIS) Following their epic ‘Dirt Late Model Dream’ triumph the previous weekend, Dennis Erb, Jr. and the #28 team were back on the Lucas Oil Late Model Dirt Series trail on June 17-18 in the annual running of the ‘Clash at the Mag’ at Magnolia Motor Speedway in Columbus, Mississippi. Due to strong thunderstorms on Friday, the two-day extravaganza ...

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Lanigan Nabs First Lucas Oil Win of the Season

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COLUMBUS, MS (June 18, 2016) – Darrell Lanigan came from the sixth starting spot to win his first Lucas Oil Late Model Dirt Series event of the year on Saturday Night at Magnolia Motor Speedway. Lanigan passed race leader Jimmy Owens with 12 laps to go for his second career LOLMDS victory. It was Lanigan’s first series win since September ...

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Dennis Erb, Jr. Rolls to Top Five in Toyota Knoxville 50; Eldora Next

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(CARPENTERSVILLE, ILLINOIS) The ultra-competitive Lucas Oil Late Model Dirt Series took the #28 team to the bad-fast Tazewell Speedway in Tazewell, Tennessee and the venerable Florence Speedway in Union, Kentucky over the June 3-4 weekend. At Tazewell on Friday night, a $10,000 winner’s check was on the line in the annual running of the ‘Toyota Knoxville 50.’ Dennis Erb, Jr. ...

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Bloomquist Fights off Owens for Toyota Knoxville 50 at Tazewell

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TAZEWELL, TN (June 3, 2016) – In a battle of two home-state Lucas Oil Late Model Dirt Series rivals, Scott Bloomquist fought off all challenges by Jimmy Owens to win the Toyota Knoxville 50 at Tazewell Speedway on Friday.   Bloomquist led every lap; the only exception that his car was not in front of the pack is when Owens ...

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Owens celebrates wild Show-Me 100 triumph in race for the ages

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By Lyndal Scranton – Wheatland, Missouri (May 29, 2016) – Jimmy Owens broke a long winless streak in major fashion Saturday night as the veteran Tennessee driver won a thrilling edition of the 24th annual Lucas Oil Show-Me 100 Presented by ProtecttheHarvest.com at Lucas Oil Speedway. Owens’ fourth Show-Me 100 triumph was worth $30,000 and ended a 13-month drought between ...

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Landers Lands First Lucas Oil Victory of 2016

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WHEATLAND, MO (May 27, 2016) – Jared Landers held off a late-race charge from Scott Bloomquist to win his first Lucas Oil Late Model Dirt Series feature of the season on Friday Night at Lucas Oil Speedway. Landers took the lead on lap ten after a great battle with Tim McCreadie and led the remaining 30-laps to win the Tribute ...

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Davenport Claims Cowboy Classic at Lucas Oil Speedway

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Jonathon Davenport – Lloyd Collins photo WHEATLAND, MO (May 26, 2016) – Defending Lucas Oil Late Model Dirt Series National Champion Jonathan Davenport kicked off the 24th Annual Show-Me 100 – Presented by ProtectTheHarvest.com weekend by winning the Cowboy Classic on Thursday Night at Lucas Oil Speedway. The win marked Davenport’s fourth consecutive win at the track.   Davenport took ...

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Dirty dozen: 12 things to know about Show-Me 100

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Wheatland, Missouri (May 25, 2016) – It’s the weekend that dirt-track racing fans long ago circled on the calendar. Now it’s here. The 24th annual Lucas Oil Show-Me 100 Presented by ProtectTheHarvest.com begins its three-night run on Thursday at Lucas Oil Speedway. Here are 12 things to know before the engines fire up: Three nights, three features: For the first ...

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Sheppard Defends Home Turf; Wins Spring Shootout at LaSalle

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CLICK HERE FOR MORE PHOTOS FROM LA SALLE SPEEDWAY! LaSalle, IL (May 21, 2016) – Brandon Sheppard became the second home-state driver in two nights to visit Lucas Oil Victory Lane with his victory at LaSalle Speedway on Saturday Night. The 23-year-old Illinois native led all 60 laps of the Lucas Oil Late Model Dirt Series-sanctioned, Spring Shootout.   The ...

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Anticipation High for Expanded Lucas Oil Show-Me 100

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WAYCROSS, GA (May 21, 2016) – As the 24th Annual Lucas Oil Show-Me 100 – Presented by ProtectTheHarvest.com approaches, anticipation is high for the bigger, richer format of the crown jewel event, which will be held at Lucas Oil Speedway in Wheatland, MO. This blockbuster weekend, which is co-sanctioned with the Lucas Oil Midwest Latemodel Racing Association (MLRA), kicks off ...

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Diemel Dashes to Home-State Win at Oshkosh

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OSHKOSH, WI (May 20, 2016) Home-state driver A.J. Diemel scored his first-ever Lucas Oil Late Model Dirt Series victory tonight at Oshkosh Speedzone Raceway. In front of a packed grandstand, Diemel led all 50 laps and took the biggest win of his career.   Chris Simpson drove his Cheap Cars/Longhorn Chassis to a second place finish, followed by Jared Landers ...

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Midwest Sheet Metal Challenge returns as key part of Show-Me 100 weekend

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Wheatland, Missouri (May 19, 2016) – It’s one week and counting until the season’s biggest weekend at Lucas Oil Speedway with the 24th annual Show-Me 100 Presented by Protecttheharvest.com set to fire up May 26-28. For the fourth straight year, drivers failing to nail down a coveted starting spot in the 100-lap Saturday feature through convention means will still have ...

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Lucas Oil Spring Shootout at Oshkosh and LaSalle Up Next!

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WAYCROSS, GA (May 17, 2016) – The Lucas Oil Late Model Dirt Series will continue the rip-roaring month of May with a doubleheader weekend for the Lucas Oil “Spring Shootout.” The action will kick off on Friday, May 20th at Oshkosh Speedzone Raceway in Oshkosh, WI before wrapping up on Saturday, May 21st at LaSalle Speedway in LaSalle, IL. Oshkosh ...

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Bloomquist Takes Buckeye Nationals Victory at Atomic Speedway

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WAVERLY, OH (May 14, 2016) – Scott Bloomquist took the lead on lap 48 from Brandon Sheppard and then held off the field in a three-lap dash to the finish to win in the Buckeye Nationals Saturday Night at Atomic Speedway.   Bloomquist earned $50,000 for his fourth Lucas Oil Late Model Dirt Series win of the season. Jonathan Davenport came ...

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Thorson, Hanks and Dahm prevail at Lucas Oil Speedway Open Wheel Showdown

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Wheatland, Missouri (May 8, 2016) – Tanner Thorson celebrated his 20th birthday with the best possible present – a victory in the Lucas Oil POWRi Midget feature Saturday night at Lucas Oil Speedway. Thorson, of Minden, Nevada, completed a sweep of the Missouri Mid-State Midget Nationals after capturing the POWRi feature win a night earlier at Valley Speedway. The POWRi ...

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