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In the Spotlight: Lucas Oil Speedway Street Stock driver Welschmeyer takes pride in Military service

By Lyndal Scranton – WHEATLAND, Missouri (July 20, 2017) – Military and Veterans Appreciation Night at the Races earlier this month had special significance for Lucas Oil Speedway Big O Tires Street Stocks driver Ted Welschmeyer. The long-time racer from the mid-Missouri town of Tebbetts, just outside of Jefferson City, spent seven years in the United States Army on active ...

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Richards’ roll continues with CMH Diamond Nationals’ victory at Lucas Oil Speedway

By Lyndal Scranton – WHEATLAND, Missouri (July 15, 2017) – Josh Richards’ summertime roll continued Saturday night on the Lucas Oil Late Model Dirt Series. Taking command late after Jimmy Owens had dominated most of the race, Richards captured the 11th annual CMH Diamond Nationals at Lucas Oil Speedway. It was the series points leader’s seventh win of the season. ...

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Veterans and Military Appreciation Night – with racing and barbecue – at Lucas Oil Speedway this week

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WHEATLAND, Missouri (July 5, 2017) – Lucas Oil Speedway will honor the Military and Veterans on Saturday night with a big evening combining racing and barbecue. The Springfield News-Leader Media Group Presents a Special Veterans and Military Appreciation Night of the Big Adventure RV Weekly Racing Series as all Veterans and Military personnel with ID will be admitted free. The ...

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Fennewald takes Thursday Night Thunder ULMA Late Model headliner at Lucas Oil Speedway

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WHEATLAND, Missouri (June 30, 2017) – Johnny Fennewald pressured Aaron Poe most of the way and was running out of time. But Fennewald finally made a timely pass to claim the featured Warsaw Auto Marine & RV ULMA Late Model main event Thursday night at Lucas Oil Speedway. Other winners on Casey’s General Stores Thursday Night Thunder Presented by KY3 ...

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Ott finishes Midseason Championship in style with third win of 2017 at Lucas Oil Speedway

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WHEATLAND, Missouri (June 24, 2017) – Putting the wraps on a spectacular first half of the 2017 season, Wheatland’s Toby Ott rolled to victory in Saturday night’s featured Big O Tires Street Stocks main event at Lucas Oil Speedway. Ott, who had never won a feature in his career at his hometown track prior to 2017, earned his third feature ...

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Aaron Reutzel Earns 2017 ASCS Speedweek Championship With Lucas Oil Speedway Victory

WHEATLAND, Mo. (June 17, 2017) The track was top to bottom in the closing laps at Lucas Oil Speedway on Saturday night, and Aaron Reutzel was all over it en-route to his season’s third victory, and the 2017 ASCS Sizzlin’ Summer Speedweek title with the Lucas Oil American Sprint Car Series presented by the MAVTV Motorsports Network. Holding off Blake ...

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Fennewald captures featured USRA Modified feature win while Ott, Poe and Bryant also prevail at Lucas Oil Speedway

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By Lyndal Scranton – WHEATLAND, Missouri (June 10, 2017) – Johnny Fennewald prevailed in a tight battle with Eric Turner and picked up the featured Pitts Homes USRA Modified victory Saturday night at Lucas Oil Speedway. Fennewald, of Appleton City, Mo., earned $1,000 for the 25-lap victory as the Big Adventure RV Weekly Racing Series returned after a three-week break. ...

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Lucas Oil MLRA gears up for three-race weekend swing

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by Lyndal Scranton – Independence, Iowa (May 31, 2017) – After mixing it up with the Lucas Oil Late Model Dirt Series over the weekend at the Show-Me 100, the Lucas Oil MLRA regulars return to action this weekend with a big, three-race swing. Action kicks off Thursday night at Scotland County Speedway in Memphis, Mo., with a $2,000-to-win feature. ...

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After week off, busy summer ahead at Lucas Oil Speedway

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WHEATLAND, Missouri (May 31, 2017) – After an exciting weekend in which young phenom Bobby Pierce captured the 25th annual Show-Me 100 Presented by ProtecttheHarvest.com, Lucas Oil Speedway will remain quiet this weekend. But an action-packed month of speed awaits, on both land and water. “You know it’s summertime when the Lucas Oil Drag Boat Racing Series returns and we’re ...

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Pierce seizes command late to capture 25th annual Show-Me 100

By Lyndal Scranton – WHEATLAND, Missouri (May 29, 2017) – After nearly winning his first Show-Me 100 a year ago, Bobby Pierce finished it off this time. Pierce led the final 14 laps, overtaking Earl Pearson Jr. and pulling away down the stretch to capture the 25th Show-Me 100 Presented by ProtectetheHarvest.com Sunday night at Lucas Oil Speedway. “It’s not ...

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Pierce Charges to Show-Me 100 Victory at Lucas Oil Speedway

WHEATLAND, MO (May 28, 2017) Bobby Pierce came from the 14th starting spot to win 25th Annual Lucas Oil Show-Me 100 – Presented by Protect the Harvest.com on Sunday Night at Lucas Oil Speedway. Pierce took the lead from Earl Pearson Jr. on lap 87 and then pulled away for his third crown-jewel victory in less than a year. The ...

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Severe Weather Forecast Pushes Show-Me 100 to Sunday

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WHEATLAND, MO (May 27, 2017) – Tonight’s 25th Annual Lucas Oil Show-Me 100 – Presented by ProtectTheHarvest.com has been postponed. Due to the threat of severe weather, officials of Lucas Oil Speedway and the Lucas Oil Late Model Dirt Series reached the agreement to postpone the event to Sunday, May 28th. “After closely monitoring the forecast and the high probability ...

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McCreadie captures “Tribute to Don and Billie Gibson” as Show-Me 100 weekend rolls on

WHEATLAND, Missouri (May 27, 2017) – Tim McCreadie made his first-ever victory at Lucas Oil Speedway a timely one Friday night. He hopes it sets the stage for something much bigger on Saturday. McCreadie, the veteran Dirt Late Model driver from Watertown, N.Y., beat four-time Show-Me 100 champion Jimmy Owens to capture the “Tribute to Don and Billie Gibson” to ...

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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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