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Winter Freeze IX, Night Two Goes to the Second Georgian in Two Races

SYLVANIA, GA – Feb. 9, 2019 – Not every Feature over the course of a 47-race schedule can be in the running for “most exciting” at the end of the year, and that may have been the case on Saturday night at Screven Motor Speedway. That’s not to say the race was “boring” by any means, but when the track ...

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Friday’s feature event is set! …to be run on Saturday afternoon

CONCORD, NC – November 2, 2018 – Night number two of the World of Outlaws World Finals presented by Can-Am Off Road from The Dirt Track at Charlotte Motor Speedway got off to a delayed start on Friday night, as rain around the Concord area delayed the show’s start time until just after 8 p.m. World of Outlaws Craftsman Late ...

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DIRTcar Racing Concludes 34th Season with 2017 Tribute to Excellence National Awards Banquet

Over $360,000 in points fund money distributed for the 2017 racing season by Matt Prieur SPRINGFIELD, IL — Jan. 14, 2018 — Champions from around the country were honored on Saturday, January 14th during the 34th Annual DIRTcar Racing Tribute to Excellence National Awards Banquet at The Crowne Plaza in Springfield, IL. National and regional champions across 10 divisions were ...

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Dennis Erb Jr. Takes the Checkers on Saturday Night at World Finals

Brandon Sheppard takes the 2017 World of Outlaws Craftsman Late Model Series Championship CONCORD, NC- Nov. 4, 2017- The World of Outlaws Craftsman® Late Model Series hit the track for the last time in 2017 on Saturday at The Dirt Track at Charlotte for the Textron Off Road World Finals. When the checker flag waved after 50-laps it was Dennis ...

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Brandon Sheppard Ties Outlaw Single-Season Wins Record

Late race pass by Sheppard makes a thrilling Textron Off Road World Finals feature CONCORD, NC- Nov. 3, 2017- Brandon Sheppard stunned the enormous crowd at the Dirt Track at Charlotte on Friday after he commanded the lead of the World of Outlaws Craftsman® Late Model Series feature with only two laps remaining in the 50-lap event at the Textron ...

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Smokey Steals the Showdown

Chris Madden dominates the first night of the inaugural Chi-Town Showdown  JOLIET, IL- Oct. 13, 2017- Chris Madden had a dominating performance during the first night of the inaugural Chi-Town Showdown at the Dirt Oval @ Route 66 Raceway. Madden started the evening by setting quick time, then winning his heat, and topping it off by leading all 50-laps of ...

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BShepp Brings Out the Broom; Three races. Three wins. 17 total for the season.

PARK CITY, KS- September 24, 2017- Brandon Sheppard brought out the broom on Sunday night at 81 Speedway after his third consecutive win with the World of Outlaws Craftsman® Late Model Series in just as many nights during the Great Plains swing. His winning streak started on Friday at Lakeside Speedway in Kansas City, KS, continued to Saturday at Salina ...

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Blast Off: Brandon Sheppard claims 16th win with victory at Salina High Banks

Junghans and Eckert round out podium SALINA, OK- September 24, 2017-For the second night in a row and the second of three nights during the World of Outlaws Craftsman® Late Model Series Great Plains swing, Brandon Sheppard walked away with the checkers. Sheppard battled Chris Madden for several laps of the 50-lap event but pulled away from the grasp of ...

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Brandon Sheppard Gets Win Number 15

Clanton and Moran round out podium KANSAS CITY, KS- Sept. 22, 2017-Brandon Sheppard secured his 15th win of the 2017 season at Lakeside Speedway after a pass for the lead on lap 22 of the 50-lap feature. Once Sheppard got to the front of the pack from his fifth position start, there was no looking back for the Rocket Chassis ...

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Checkmate: Madden Grabs Win No. 5 at Merritt Speedway

Madden escapes a late race charge from Clanton    LAKE CITY, MI- Aug. 27, 2017- Chris Madden found his way to Victory Lane and a $15,000 payday at Merritt Speedway on Sunday night claiming his fifth World of Outlaws Craftsman® Late Model Series win after dodging an almost repeat performance by Shane Clanton from one night prior.   The Keyser ...

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Shane Clanton Claims Win No. 5 at Merritt Speedway

Chris Madden led 29 laps of the 30-lap feature   LAKE CITY, MI- August 26, 2017- Shane Clanton practiced his patience during the Keyser Manufacturing 30 at Merritt Speedway on Saturday evening before claiming his fifth World of Outlaws Craftsman® Late Model Series win of the season.   The Series Veteran from Zebulon, Ga. waited for just the right time ...

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Unstoppable Sheppard

Brandon Sheppard secures win No. 14 at Eriez Speedway   ERIE, PA- August 20, 2017- Brandon Sheppard conquered his 14th World of Outlaws Craftsman® Late Model Series win of the season and his second win in a row in the state of Pennsylvania on Sunday night at Eriez Speedway. While it is no surprise to see Rocket Chassis house car ...

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Jacob Poel takes Merritt Speedway Summit Modified Nationals win!

MERRITT SPEEDWAY LAKE CITY, MI 7/13/2017 FEATIURE 1 82 Jacob Poel 2 87 David Mielke 3 19 Chad Bauer 4 77 Joe Rokos 5 15 Dave Baker 6 711 Scott Payton 7 99 Brent Banning 8 4J Paul Johnson 9 62 Daryl Lehn 10 79 Kory Maurice 11 31G Rick Gokee 12 24N Kyle Novak 13 36w Jeramy Wood 14 ...

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DIRTcar HellTour kicks off grueling 29 races over 32 days!

DIRTcar Summer Nationals

Grayville, IL (May 18th, 2017) – The DIRTcar Summer Nationals Hell Tour is set to kick off their grueling 29 races on Wednesday, June 14th at Brownstown Speedway in Brownstown, IN. The first week of actions then heads to northern Illinois to Kankakee County Speedway the following night. Then on June 16th, the Hell Tour hits a new track on ...

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DIRTcar Summer Nationals and Summit Modified Nationals 2017 Schedule

DIRTcar Summer Nationals

Two of the Most Challenging Schedules in the Motorsports Industry   Concord, NC- April 27, 2017- The DIRTcar Summer Nationals and the Summit Racing Equipment Modified Nationals 2017 schedule promises a summer of hot action on the track. The tours’ schedules mirror each other for all but one race during their 32 consecutive days on the road. The two touring ...

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2017 UMP Summer Nationals Hell Tour Schedule updated!

DIRTcar Summer Nationals

NORTHERN KICK OFF Wed. June 14 Brownstown Speedway Brownstown, Ind. Directions $5,000 to win Thurs. June 15 Kankakee County Speedway Kankakee, Ill. Directions $5,000 to win Fri. June 16 Sycamore Speedway Maple Park, Ill. Directions $7,500 to win Sat. June 17 Peoria Speedway Peoria, Ill. Directions $10,000 to win Sun. June 18 Daugherty Speedway Boswell, Ind. Directions Mon. June 19 ...

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