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Johnson, Babb celebrate Hockett/McMillin Memorial feature wins at Lucas Oil Speedway

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By Lyndal Scranton – Wheatland, Missouri (September 25, 2016) – In an absolute classic, Wayne Johnson outdueled Sammy Swindell in Saturday night’s main event at the 6th annual Jesse Hockett/Daniel McMillin Memorial at Lucas Oil Speedway. Johnson passed Swindell with one lap remaining to capture the Lucas Oil American Sprint Car Series major and pocket $10,000. In the co-headliner, Terry ...

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Johnson, Weyant capture Night Two wins at Hockett/McMillin Memorial at Lucas OIl Speedway

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Wheatland, Missouri (September 24, 2016) – It didn’t take long – just under seven minutes to be exact – for Wayne Johnson to score a wire-to-wire 25-lap victory Friday in Night Two of the 6th annual Jesse Hockett/Daniel McMillin Memorial at Lucas Oil Speedway. Johnson captured his third Lucas Oil American Sprint Car Series National Tour victory of the season ...

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Herrera, Daum prevail as Hockett/McMillin Memorial opens at Lucas Oil Speedway

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Wheatland, Missouri (September 23, 2016) – Johnny Herrera made a late-race pass and held off veteran Sammy Swindell to prevail in the main event on Night One of the Jesse Hockett/Daniel McMillin Memorial at Lucas Oil Speedway. Herrera, of Albuquerque, N.M., earned $3,000 for his fifth Lucas Oil American Sprint Car Series National Tour victory of the season as the ...

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NASCAR legend Bobby Allison coming to Lucas Oil Speedway, promoting roadway safety

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Wheatland, Missouri (September 14, 2016) – A racing legend is coming to Lucas Oil Speedway during the 6th annual ASCS Jesse Hockett/Daniel McMillin Memorial to promote safe driving. Bobby Allison, the 1983 NASCAR Winston Cup Series champion and a three-time Daytona 500 winner will be at Lucas Oil Speedway on Sept. 23 – the middle night of the three-night open-wheel ...

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Vaught captures Lucas Oil MLRA Larry Phillips Memorial

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By Lyndal Scranton – Wheatland, Missouri (September 3, 2016) – Once a rising star in the Late Model ranks, Will Vaught races only part-time these days as he raises a family and runs a business. He scored one of his biggest career victories Saturday night. Vaught, of Crane, Mo., took the lead with 13 laps remaining and went on to ...

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Wyman wires field for first Lucas Oil MLRA series triumph

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Media Contact: Trenton Berry Kansas City, Kansas (September 2, 2016) – Lakeside Speedway has a way of bringing out the unexpected in Lucas Oil MLRA events. Since the 2009 season, there have been 10 races held at the Kansas City, Kansas oval. Including Friday’s triumph by JC Wyman, there have been a total of five first time series winners in ...

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Big Labor Day Weekend on water, dirt coming to Lucas Oil Speedway

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By Lyndal Scranton – Wheatland, Missouri (August 30, 2016) – Labor Day Weekend means speed and plenty of it – on the water and dirt – at Lucas Oil Speedway. The 6th annual Diamond Drag Boat Nationals on the Lucas Oil Drag Boat Racing Series fires up with qualifying rounds at 9 a.m. Friday and Saturday, leading into eliminations on ...

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Season champs crowned at Lucas Oil Speedway

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By Lyndal Scranton – Wheatland, Missouri (August 28, 2016) – It was celebration time for the Brown family Saturday night at Lucas Oil Speedway. Timothy Brown drove to victory in the Carson’s Corner NAPA Street Stocks feature and his son, Derek Brown, celebrated the track championship after a second-place finish. “I wouldn’t rather lose to anyone else out here,” Derek ...

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Brian Brown Pockets $15,000 To Win Lucas Oil ASCS High Roller Classic at Sedalia

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By Bryan Hulbert – SEDALIA, Mo. (August 21, 2016) Denied the big prize in 2015, Brian Brown was all business as the Casey’s General Store/FVP No. 21 led start-to-finish in Sunday’s W-K Chevrolet High Roller Classic presented by Casey’s General Stores with the Lucas Oil American Sprint Car Series presented by the MAVTV Motorsports Network at Sedalia’s Missouri State Fair ...

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Sam Hafertepe, Jr. Holds On For Lucas Oil ASCS Victory at St. Francois County Raceway

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By Bryan Hulbert – FARMINGTON, Mo. (August 20, 2016) The debut of the Lucas Oil American Sprint Car Series presented by the MAVTV Motorsports Network at the St. Francois County Raceway came down to the final lap as Sam Hafertepe, Jr. narrowly held off local track champion, Joey Montgomery, at the line to win the Dean Adams Classic. Leading from ...

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Schott takes USRA Modified headliner while Coats, Ferris and Strong also win at Lucas Oil Speedway

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By Lyndal Scranton – Wheatland, Missouri (August 21, 2016) – Young Lucas Schott has enjoyed a banner season up north in his USRA Modified. Saturday night, the Minnesota native made a long road trip pay off. Schott earned his first victory at Lucas Oil Speedway – and 11th win of the season – by capturing the Pitts Homes USRA Modified ...

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Down the stretch: Weekly points chases resume Saturday at Lucas Oil Speedway

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Wheatland, Missouri (August 16, 2016) – After a rare scheduled week off, engines fire back up Saturday at Lucas Oil Speedway with a key race in the chase for Budweiser Weekly Championship Series championships. Travel Centers of America Night at the Races along with Petro Stopping Centers present Fan Appreciation Night with food and drink specials throughout the evening. Pitts ...

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Bobby Pierce Bags First Crown Jewel; Wins Sunoco North/South 100

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UNION, KY (August 13, 2016) – Bobby Pierce took the lead from Scott Bloomquist on lap 91 and led the rest of the way to win the biggest race in his young career on Saturday night at Florence Speedway. The 19-year-old second generation driver charged from the 16th starting spot to win the 34th Annual Sunoco Race Fuels North/South 100 ...

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Phillips sweeps Junction Motor Speedway weekend

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CLICK HERE FOR MORE PHOTOS FROM JUNCTION MOTOR SPEEDWAY! Media Contact: Trenton Berry   McCool Junction, Nebraska (August 13, 2016) – Austin Siebert led the field to the green tonight for the finale of the Lucas Oil MLRA King of the Hill event held this weekend at Junction Motor Speedway in McCool Junction, Nebraska. Friday’s winner Terry Phillips started on ...

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Urgent action needed to protect future of motorsports

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By Lyndal Scranton – Wheatland, Missouri (August 10, 2016) – Motorsports is under threat and those who love it – fans, drivers, sponsors and track owners – are invited to band together to protect the future of the sport. Lucas Oil Speedway and the Lucas Oil MLRA have partnered with the United States Motorsports Association (USMA) to ensure motorsports’ continued ...

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VanderBeek captures USMTS Show-Me Shootout at Lucas Oil Speedway

Zack VanderBeek prevailed in the USMTS Slick Mist Shootout on Saturday night at Lucas Oil Speedway. (Dylan Robinson photo)

By Lyndal Scranton – Wheatland, Missouri (August 7, 2016) –  Zack VanderBeek took the lead just before the halfway point and went to beat a star-studded field of the nation’s top Modified racers in Saturday night’s 7th annual Slick Mist Show-Me Shootout at Lucas Oil Speedway. Race three of the USMTS Hunt for the Casey’s Cup saw VanderBeek, of New ...

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Phillips tops USMTS trophy hunters at Humboldt

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HUMBOLDT, Kan. (Aug. 5) — The Humboldt Speedway hosted the second round of the Hunt for the USMTS Casey’s Cup powered by S&S Fishing & Rental Friday night, and Terry Phillips hoisted the winner’s check for $3,000. The 50-year-old from Springfield, Mo., was the beneficiary of a rough-and-tumble battle for the lead between Cade Dillard and Rodney Sanders midway through ...

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Baumans, Duvall, Jergens comprise 2016 Casey’s Crew

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WEBSTER CITY, Iowa (Aug. 2) — Four United States Modified Touring Series competitors will comprise the Casey’s Crew during this year’s Hunt for the USMTS Casey’s Cup powered by S&S Fishing & Rental. Each driver will carry an associate sponsorship from Casey’s General Stores during the championship series and primary sponsorship from one of three popular brands available in Casey’s ...

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