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ARCA Back To Short Track Roots…Nashville Fairgrounds Next

NASHVILLE (Feb. 19, 2018) — Now that the ARCA Racing Series presented by Menards has completed their season opening event at Daytona International Speedway, preparation has begun for the Music City 200 at Nashville’s (TN) Fairgrounds Speedway.  The Track Enterprises-promoted event has turned into a fan favorite, as three of the top Super Late Model tours will also be on ...

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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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Strickler Scores Second Straight UMP Modified WSTC Feature

CONCORD, NC — Oct 28, 2017 — The second annual OneDirt World Short Track Championship came to a close on Saturday after three days of racing at The Dirt Track at Charlotte. The final night of racing action at the fast 4/10-mile high-banked dirt oval located northeast of Charlotte in Concord, North Carolina featured Last Chance Showdowns, the Championship Features and the ...

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JEEP VAN WORMER AND NICK HOFFMAN WIN ALLSTAR PERFORMANCE FALL NATIONALS

Feature Races Postponed To Sunday Produce A Memorable Matinee ROSSBURG, Ohio (October 8, 2017) – It may have been 16 hours later than scheduled, but Jeep Van Wormer (Pinconning, Michigan) and Nick Hoffman (Mooresville, North Carolina) scored the $5,000 victories in the rain-delayed championship events in the Allstar Performance Fall Nationals Sunday at Eldora Speedway. The UMP Late Model feature ...

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KYLE STRICKLER, JOSH RICE, NICK HOFFMAN & DAVID MIELKE WIN FRIDAY FEATURES AT ELDORA

Competitors from 13 States and Two Canadian Provinces Finally Get On Track At Allstar Performance Fall Nationals ROSSBURG, Ohio (October 6, 2017) – After steady rains forced the cancelation of Thursday’s opening night of the Allstar Performance Fall Nationals, and day-long showers cast doubts about day two of the program, the UMP Modified competitors may have got on to the ...

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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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It was a happy (birthday) celebration for Wallace in Plymouth win

PLYMOUTH (AUG. 12, 2017) – NASCAR driver and Fox Sports commentator Kenny Wallace was surprised by his friends and fans at Plymouth Speedway Saturday night, as he was presented with not just one, but two cakes and a huge bouquet of balloons for his upcoming birthday, Aug. 23. “Herm” Wallace was even more touched when the grandstands then broke out ...

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Kyle Larson Races to Brandt Professional Agriculture Night #1 of the 57th Annual 5-hour ENERGY Knoxville Nationals presented by Casey’s General Stores!

Donny Schatz and Brad Sweet Lead in Points by Bill Wright and Bryan Hulbert                                                                KNOXVILLE, Iowa (August 9, 2017) – Kyle Larson led wire to wire on Brandt Professional Agriculture Night #1 of the 57th Annual 5-hour ENERGY Knoxville Nationals presented by Casey’s General Stores at the Knoxville Raceway Saaturday.  The Elk Grove, California native guided Paul Silva’s #57 ...

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Lucas Oil Raceway Indianapolis Comes Alive Thursday And Friday For Racing Doubleheader

Lucas Oil Raceway Indianapolis Set To Begin Race Big Race Weekend Thursday USAC, ARCA, CRA, and Hall of Fame Ceremonies Scheduled (Indianapolis, IN) Stars from all across the country, in several types of racecars, will converge on Lucas Oil Raceway this coming Thursday and Friday, July 20-21 for a double header of racing. Open wheel Thursday night thunder will feature ...

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Steve Kinser Inducted into Motorsports Hall of Fame of America

The King Gets His Crown   The King of the Outlaws, Steve Kinser Inducted into Motorsports Hall of Fame of America; Will hand out crown at Kings Royal   CONCORD, N.C. – July 13, 2017 – The “King of the Outlaws” got the call from the hall. On June 28, 2017, in front of his family and friends, Steve Kinser ...

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Preview: NASCAR Camping World Truck Series Race at Gateway Motorsports Park

Gateway Motorsports Park Quick Facts Tonight the NASCAR Camping World Truck Series heads to Gateway Motorsports Park for the first and only time this season, below are some series quick facts:   Races: 16 Pole Winners: 10 Youngest Pole Winner: Cole Custer (06/14/2014 – 16 years, 4 months, 22 days) Oldest Pole Winner: Mike Skinner (09/01/2007 – 50 years, 2 months, 4 days) Race ...

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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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ARCA & Super Late Models Set For April 8th Event In Nashville

ARCA

Event Leads Up To Bristol Short Track US Nationals In May (Nashville, TN) – Stock car fans in Tennessee and surrounding states will be blessed with great short track racing over the next couple of months, as some of the best race car drivers in the nation will be racing in various can’t miss events.  In addition to the Bristol ...

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UMP Modified Track Regions for the 2017 Season!

Note that some tracks are Special Events only and are not weekly sanctioned! MODIFIEDS MO/ILL. REGION BELLE CLAIR SPEEDWAY FAYETTE CO. SPEEDWAY HIGHLAND SPEEDWAY TRI CITY SPEEDWAY FEDERATED AUTO PARTS @ I-55 DUQUOIN FAIRGROUNDS SOUTHERN IND BLOOMINGTON SPEEDWAY BROWNSTOWN SPEEDWAY LAWRENCEBURG SPEEDWAY LINCOLN PARK SPEEDWAY ROUTE 44 SPEEDWAY TWIN CITIES RACEWAY TERRE HAUTE ACTION TRACK SOUTH REGION BUBBA’S RACEWAY PARK ...

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