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Pearson wins “Cowboy Classic” as Silver Anniversary Show-Me 100 weekend gets started

By Lyndal Scranton – WHEATLAND, Missouri (May 25, 2017) – Earl Pearson Jr. fired the first winning shot Thursday night as the 25th annual Show-Me 100 Presented by ProtecttheHarvest.com kicked off its three-night run at Lucas Oil Speedway. Pearson, of Jacksonville, Fla., led the final 24 laps to capture the opening-night “Cowboy Classic Presented by Hot Rod Processing,” outlasting Scott ...

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Pearson Powers to Cowboy Classic Victory

WHEATLAND, MO (May 25, 2017) – Earl Pearson Jr. gained the lead on lap 15 from Jesse Stovall and then held off Scott Bloomquist in the final laps to win the Cowboy Classic – presented by Hot Rod Processing on Thursday night at Lucas Oil Speedway. The event was co-sanctioned by the Lucas Oil Late Model Dirt Series and Lucas ...

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By the Numbers: 25 things to know about 25th annual Show-Me 100

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WHEATLAND, Missouri (May 24, 2017) – With the Silver Anniversary Edition of the Show-Me 100 Presented by ProtecttheHarvest.com coming to Lucas Oil Speedway for three big nights, it’s time to take a quick look at the numbers. Fittingly, 25 numbers to know: 1 – There can be only one first-time winner. That honor went to Billy Moyer of Batesville, Ark., ...

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Dennis Erb, Jr. Drives to Podium Finish at LaSalle; Ready for Go 50 and Show-Me 100

(CARPENTERSVILLE, ILLINOIS)  The Dennis Erb Racing team was back on the Lucas Oil Late Model Dirt Series trail from May 18-20 with scheduled stops in the states of Illinois, Wisconsin, and Minnesota.  On Thursday night in the weekend opener at LaSalle Speedway in LaSalle, Illinois, Dennis Erb, Jr. timed in nineteenth fastest overall during qualifying prior to grabbing the fourth ...

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Jimmy Mars Sets Sights on Show-Me 100 Extravaganza Following Luxemburg

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(MENOMONIE, WISCONSIN)  The Mars Racing team traveled across the Badger State for a $10,000 to win Lucas Oil Late Model Dirt Series showdown on Friday night, May 19 at Luxemburg Speedway in Luxemburg, Wisconsin.  Jimmy Mars laid down the eleventh quickest time overall during the qualifying session prior to finishing sixth in his stacked heat race.  With passing at a ...

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It’s here: Silver Anniversary Show-Me 100 rolls into Lucas Oil Speedway for three big nights

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By Lyndal Scranton – WHEATLAND, Missouri (May 22, 2017) – One of the biggest weeks of the year for dirt-track racing has arrived and it’s a special Silver Anniversary edition rolling into Lucas Oil Speedway, Thursday-through-Saturday. The 2017 Show-Me 100 Presented by ProtecttheHarvest.com marks the 25th renewal of the crown-jewel event which began in 1993 at West Plains Motor Speedway. ...

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Strong captures featured USRA B-Mod event at Lucas Oil Speedway; Fennewald, Woods, Phillips also win

By Lyndal Scranton – Wheatland, Missouri (May 21, 2017) – Shawn Strong pulled away from Andy Bryant over the final seven laps after a race-long duel between the pair, capturing the featured Ozark Golf Cars USRA B-Mod main event Saturday night at Lucas Oil Speedway. Strong, of Republic, took home $500 for the win on Ozarks Coca-Cola/Dr. Pepper Night at ...

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Cutshaw takes featured USRA Mod victory as Ott, Marrant and Jackson also prevail at Lucas Oil Speedway

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By Lyndal Scranton – Wheatland, Missouri (May 14, 2017) – The new season has produced familiar results in the Lucas Oil Speedway Pitts Homes USRA Modified division, with Saturday night the latest example of Jeff Cutshaw’s dominance. Bolivar’s Cutshaw, the three-time reigning track champion, led all 25 laps to capture the $750-to-win highlight main event in a program presented by NMI/VMG ...

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POWRi Midwest Season Opener Weekend

Belleville, IL – This weekend the POWRi Lucas Oil National Midget League will be featured at Jacksonville Speedway in Jacksonville, Illinois Friday night alongside the POWRi Lucas Oil Division II Midget League and the POWRi Speedway Motors 600cc Outlaw Micro League. Saturday, the POWRi Lucas Oil National Midget League and POWRi Speedway Motors 600cc Outlaw Micro League will venture to ...

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Tripleheader coming to Lucas Oil Speedway with 6th annual Open Wheel Showdown

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Wheatland, Missouri (May 2, 2017) – It’s a triple treat for open-wheel racing fans this Saturday at Lucas Oil Speedway with the 6th annual Impact Signs Awnings & Wraps Open Wheel Showdown. Bringing some of the nation’s top open-wheel talent to south-central Missouri, the program will feature a huge triple-header. Included will be the Speedway Motors ASCS Warrior Region Winged ...

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POWRi National and West Midgets, WAR Sprint Cars Look to Missouri Mid- State Midget Nationals

Belleville, IL – This weekend, the POWRi Lucas Oil National Midget League, POWRi Lucas Oil West Midget League, and POWRi Lucas Oil WAR Sprint Car League make the annual trek to Valley Speedway on Friday, May 5th and kick off the Missouri Mid-State Midget Nationals.  A thrilling, fan favorite weekend, the POWRi Lucas Oil National Midget League and POWRi Lucas ...

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BENSON BLASTS TO FIRST WAR WIN

By Chad Buford – Grain Valley, MO (April 22, 2017) – After showing solid speed early on in 2017 and being plagued with some bad luck, Quinton Benson picked up his first career POWRi Lucas Oil WAR Sprints win Saturday at Valley Speedway. Wyatt Burks led the first two laps from the pole. On lap three, Burks slipped high in ...

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Fresh Faces Contend for Lucas Oil Rookie of the Year

BATAVIA, OH (April 16, 2017) – The fans of the Lucas Oil Late Model Dirt Series can look forward to a talented group of drivers tackling the grueling demands of the nation’s premier dirt late model tour in 2017. Three new drivers have declared their intent to chase the coveted title of Lucas Oil Products Rookie of the Year – ...

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Late pass sends Sanders to MLRA Spring Nationals win in a thriller at Lucas Oil Speedway

Wheatland, Missouri (April 15, 2017) – The final night of the 4th annual Lucas Oil MLRA Spring Nationals Presented by RacingJunk.com was a thriller, as Rodney Sanders passed Randy Timms coming to the white flag and hung on to capture the feature win at Lucas Oil Speedway. “We had to dig deep for that one,” said Sanders, a long-time national-level ...

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Late pass sends Vaught to victory in Lucas MLRA Spring Nationals opener

By Lyndal Scranton – Wheatland, Missouri (April 14, 2017) – Will Vaught made the most of a late-race restart to grab a season-opening win Friday night as the 4th annual Lucas Oil MLRA Fall Nationals began at Lucas Oil Speedway. “It’s pretty sweet,” Vaught said after getting past Tony Jackson Jr., with five laps remaining and going on to capture ...

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Vaught sneaks in and steals season opener

By Trenton Berry – Wheatland, Missouri (April 14, 2017) – Friday’s Lucas Oil MLRA season opener at Lucas Oil Speedway in Wheatland, Missouri, was a good one. Will Vaught benefited from a restart mishap by Tony Jackson Jr. and took the lead for the final five laps, securing the win in his first start of the season. “It’s an old ...

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Lucas Oil Speedway season resumes this weekend with 4th annual MLRA Spring Nationals

Wheatland, Missouri (April 11, 2017) – The first special of the season at Lucas Oil Speedway finds the Lucas Oil MLRA Series season launching with the 4th annual MLRA Spring Nationals Presented by RacingJunk.com. Jesse Stovall of Billings will be looking to begin a successful title defense of his first MLRA Series championship. Stovall wrapped up the 2016 season with ...

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