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ULMA Poised for Ten-Year Anniversary Season!

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Sam Stoecklin ULMA Public Relations February 2, 2016 The 2016 season marks two significant anniversaries for the all-volunteer-ran United Late Model Association (ULMA). First and foremost, officials recently learned that Lucas Cattle Company will return for its fifth-consecutive year as the association’s title sponsor. “There are no words to describe the importance of having a solid business partner in this ...

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After banner year, Stovall turns attention to new season

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By Lyndal Scranton Wheatland, MO (February 4, 2016) – Jesse Stovall knows stock-car racing is a what-have-you-done-lately sport, where past accomplishment does not always predict future performance. So after the best season of his Late Model career, when Stovall won 19 features and earned a top-25 ranking in the prestigious DirtonDirt.com final 2015 poll, he knew the question was coming. ...

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Three-day Show-Me 100 passes on sale Feb. 8

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Wheatland, MO (February 1, 2016) – There’s one way to guarantee the best seats in house for the season’s biggest dirt-track weekend at Lucas Oil Speedway. Three-day reserved seats for the 24th annual Lucas Oil Show-Me 100 Presented by ProtectTheHarvest.com, May 26-28, go on sale February 8. This year’s Show-Me 100 weekend will, for the first time, have features for ...

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Lucas Oil Late Model Dirt Series – Technical Bulletin

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WAYCROSS, GA (January 22, 2016) – As the Lucas Oil Late Model Dirt Series continues to prepare for the upcoming season, officials have made a few revisions to the 2016 Rule Book. A complete 2016 Rule Book is available at: http://lucasdirt.com/images/files/2016RevisedRuleBook.pdf. Any revisions are listed in BLUE. The series will kick off the 2016 season with three consecutive nights at ...

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Georgia Boot Super Bowl of Racing Kicks off 2016 Season!

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WAYCROSS, GA (January 22, 2016) – The highly anticipated 2016 season for the Lucas Oil Late Model Dirt Series will get underway with the Georgia Boot Super Bowl of Racing, Thursday, February 4th through Saturday, February 6th at Golden Isles Speedway in Brunswick, GA. The Super Bowl of Racing officially kicks off on Tuesday, February 2nd with an open practice ...

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Visit Lucas Oil Speedway, Lucas MLRA at pair of weekend events

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Wheatland, MO (January 21, 2016) – Lucas Oil Speedway and the Lucas Oil MLRA will be represented at two major offseason events this weekend. The Kansas City Boat & Sportshow at Bartle Hall in downtown Kansas City runs through Sunday. Stop by and see Lucas Oil MLRA assistant director Ernie Leftwich along with LaRay Hankins and Kebra Keightley of Lucas ...

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2016 POWRi Lucas Oil National Midget Series Schedule Released Featuring 30 Events

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Millstadt, IL – The POWRi Lucas Oil National Midget Series Schedule has been released with 30 races on tap, starting off the 2016 season with the thrilling Turnpike Challenge at Port City Raceway in Tulsa, Oklahoma and ending again with the Fourth Annual Jason Leffler Memorial at Wayne County Speedway in Wayne City, Illinois.    After an exciting return to ...

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Shaddox finds right fit with Lucas Oil Speedway division title a goal in 2016

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MEDIA CONTACT: Lyndal Scranton (Lscranton755@gmail.com) Wheatland, MO (January 6, 2016) – It only took a couple of laps around Lucas Oil Speedway and Chip Shaddox was hooked. That was eight years ago. A friend in his hometown of Wheatland had asked Shaddox to take a few practice laps in a Factory Stock that he was looking to sell. “I never ...

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Georgia-Florida Speedweeks Just One Month Away!

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WAYCROSS, GA (January 5, 2016) – What has been anticipated as the biggest season to-date for the Lucas Oil Late Model Dirt Series is now just one month away. The nation’s premier dirt late model tour will kick off the 2016 season with a busy Georgia-Florida Speedweeks. The nearly two-week extravaganza will begin with the Georgia Boot Super Bowl of ...

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Lucas Oil Late Model Dirt Series Expands 2016 Slate!

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WAYCROSS, GA (December 22, 2015) – The Lucas Oil Late Model Dirt Series has expanded an already aggressive 2016 slate. The updated tour schedule now features a record-breaking 53 events at 33 different venues across 19 states. Bubba Raceway Park in Ocala, FL will host their first-ever Lucas Oil Late Model Dirt Series event on Sunday, February 14th. The 50-lap, ...

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Lucas Oil Late Model Dirt Series – 2015 Season Recap

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WAYCROSS, GA (December 21, 2015) – The Lucas Oil Late Model Dirt Series recently capped off the 2015 season with the annual championship gala at Lucas Estate in Carmel, IN. During the course of the 2015 season, over 550 different drivers competed at least once on the tour, while averaging 42 entries per event. Jonathan Davenport of Blairsville, GA claimed ...

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Route 45 Raceway to fly USRA banner in 2016

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By Jeff Nun – FLORA, Ill. (Dec. 15)—If you head about two miles south of Highway 50 on Highway 45 in Flora, Ill., chances are you will come across a legendary racetrack… and the latest member of the USRA Weekly Racing Series family. Officials from the United States Racing Association announced today that the Route 45 Raceway in Flora has ...

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Bigger, richer Show-Me 100 coming in 2016

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Wheatland, MO (December 11, 2015) – One of dirt-track racing’s biggest weekends is growing. The 24th annual Lucas Oil Show-Me 100 Presented by ProtectTheHarvest.com at Lucas Oil Speedway is adding about $60,000 in total purse money for the three-night event, next May 26-28. A feature on the middle night is being added, meaning two $6,000-to-win preliminary events leading into the ...

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USMTS unveils 2016 schedule

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INDIANAPOLIS (Dec. 10)–Officials from the United States Modified Touring Series have released the 2016 schedule of events for the 18th season of featuring the Best of the Best in dirt modified racing on the planet. The 2016 campaign consists of 70 nights of racing over the course of 227 days and is dotted with ongoing classic events, former venues returning ...

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First Look: 2016 Lucas Oil American Sprint Car Series presented by the MAVTV Motorsports Network

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TULSA, Okla. (December 10, 2015) The 2016 season for the Lucas Oil American Sprint Car Series presented by the MAVTV Motorsports Network represents a milestone for the nation’s largest Sprint Car sanctioning body, as it marks the 25th year of action across the United States. At the first look, 41 dates have been confirmed with a handful of additional stops ...

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Cutshaw aims for three-peat – and maybe more – in 2016 at Lucas Oil Speedway

Jeff Cutshaw of Bolivar made it two straight Pitts Homes USRA Modified track titles at Lucas Oil Speedway in 2015. Photo by CB Race Photos

Wheatland, MO (December 9, 2015) – As Jeff Cutshaw eyes a three-peat in the ultra-competitive Pitts Homes USRA Modified division at Lucas Oil Speedway, the veteran Bolivar driver contemplates an even bigger challenge in 2016. How about adding a Late Model to his stable and already-busy schedule? Stay tuned. “We’re kicking around the thoughts of trying to run a Late ...

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Hometown title sweet for Wheatland’s Mike Striegel

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Wheatland, MO (December 3, 2015) – There have been times during Mike Striegel’s 15 years of driving a race car that he simply climbed in, fired up the motor and drove to the speedway. Living just across Highway 54 from Lucas Oil Speedway, Striegel didn’t have to load up a transport vehicle. Racing in his hometown was a labor of ...

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Danny Lorton named Lucas Oil Speedway Assistant General Manager

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By Lyndal Scranton – Wheatland, MO (December 2, 2015) – Danny Lorton, who’s done everything from drive a race-car to oversee competition during a three-decade career in the racing business, is joining Lucas Oil Speedway as Assistant General Manager. Lucas Oil Speedway General Manager Dan Robinson announced Lorton’s hiring on Wednesday. Lorton also will assume the role of Competition Director ...

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