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REIGNING WINNER CHRISTOPHER BELL ENTERS AS KNEPPER 55 FIELD NEARS 70

By: Richie Murray – USAC Media Du Quoin, Illinois (December 10, 2018)………Recent “Turkey Night Grand Prix” winner Christopher Bell has filed his entry to compete in the “Junior Knepper 55” USAC Midget Special Event this Saturday, December 15 at the Southern Illinois Center in Du Quoin as the entry list has exploded to 69 drivers and teams for the fourth ...

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$50 GRAND BONUS UP FOR GRABS AT 2019 SHAMROCK CLASSIC

By: Richie Murray – USAC Media Du Quoin, Illinois………A hefty payday of $50,000 is up for grabs on March 9, 2019 when the USAC NOS Energy Drink National Midgets compete in the fourth annual “Shamrock Classic” at the Southern Illinois Center in Du Quoin. The Factory Canopies “Pot of Gold” Challenge will provide the top-four drivers in passing points throughout ...

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FLOSPORTS ANNOUNCES MULTI-YEAR DEAL WITH USAC ON FLORACING.COM

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AUSTIN, Texas – December 6, 2018 – Today, FloSports, the innovator in live digital sports and original content, announced a multiyear partnership with the United States Auto Club (USAC Racing) to provide live and on-demand coverage of more than 80 races per year exclusively on FloRacing.com. Through this new agreement, which takes effect Jan. 1, 2019, FloRacing will broadcast all ...

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NOS® ENERGY DRINK NAMED TITLE SPONSOR OF USAC NATIONAL MIDGETS BEGINNING IN 2019

Indianapolis, Indiana (December 6, 2018)………NOS Energy Drink has partnered with the United States Auto Club to become the title sponsor of the USAC Midget National Championship, beginning with the 2019 racing season. NOS Energy Drink and USAC have agreed multi-year deal that will position the high-performance energy drink as The Official Energy Drink of one of the most highly-competitive and ...

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Fairbury Speedway steps up with big weekly purse for DIRTcar Late Models & DIRTcar UMP Modifieds!

With a new era at Fairbury American Legion Speedway in 2019 comes an exciting new weekly racing program sure to energize fans and racers alike. Matt Curl, who will be returning to his hometown track as owner and promoter after spending the 2018 season as the World of Outlaws Craftsman Late Model Series director, announced that the venerable quarter-mile oval’s ...

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GRANT ENTERS KNEPPER 55 AS ENTRY LIST NEARS 50

By: Richie Murray – USAC Media Du Quoin, Illinois………The entry list for the “Junior Knepper 55” has ballooned to near 50 entries as USAC Triple Threat Justin Grant has signed on to drive in the fourth annual event on December 15 at the Southern Illinois Center in Du Quoin. The Ione, Calif. driver will pilot the RAMS Racing No. 4A ...

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Christopher Bell takes Gateway Dirt Nationals Midget win!

December 1st, 2018 Midgets B-Feature 1 PLACE START DRIVER POINTS 1. 1. Tucker Klaasmeyer (27) Paola, Ks. 2. 2. Sam Johnson (72) O’fallon, Mo. 3. 6. Jerry Coons Jr. (25) Tucson, Az. 4. 8. Karter Sarff (21ks) Mason City, Il. 5. 3. Caleb Armstrong (1st) New Castle, In. 6. 4. Tim Crawley (4J) Benton, Ar. 7. 7. Landon Simon (1s) ...

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BRISCOE AND T-MEZ SIGN ON FOR KNEPPER 55 IN Du QUOIN

By: Richie Murray – USAC Media Du Quoin, Illinois………Chase Briscoe and Thomas Meseraull are among the latest drivers to enter the fourth annual “Junior Knepper 55,” as the entry list surges above 40 for the December 15 USAC Midget Special Event from the Southern Illinois Center in Du Quoin. Briscoe finished second in the 2017 “Knepper 55,” behind winner Christopher ...

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DARLAND AND DALY HIGHLIGHT FIRST KNEPPER 55 ENTRY LIST

Du Quoin, Illinois………The initial entry list for the fourth annual “Junior Knepper 55” USAC Midget Special Event has been released and, thus far, 33 cars have entered the Saturday, December 15 race from the Southern Illinois Center in Du Quoin. Among the entries are a pair of decorated USAC National Midget champions in Dave Darland and Kevin Olson. Darland, of ...

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BELL TOLLS TWICE IN A ROW AT TURKEY NIGHT G.P.

By: Richie Murray – USAC Media Ventura, California………Christopher Bell struck history Thursday night at Ventura Raceway, becoming just the third 3-time “Turkey Night Grand Prix” winning driver in the 78-year history of the famed race. For the second consecutive Thanksgiving night, however, Bell had to fend off a familiar foe who was on a quest to reach the same exclusive ...

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VP Gateway Dirt Nationals Entry List for all 3 divisions!

SUPER LATE MODELS REGISTERED DRIVER(S) A ARDRY, ROBERT ASHBY, CALEB ASHBY, LEVI B BABB, SHANNON BAUGH, JERRY BINNEY, ELLIOTT BELL, RICH BELL, SCOTT BLOOMQUIST, SCOTT C CANTONWINE, MARTY CARPENTER, FREDDIE CARPENTER, TYLER COULTER, JOEY CROUCH, AMBER CULP, TIMOTHY D DANIEL, PATRIK DAVENPORT, JONATHAN DAVIS, BRYCE DAVIS, NICHOLAS DOHM, TIM DOHM, ZACK DRURY, DAN E ENGLISH, TANNER ERB, DENNIS F FALCON, ...

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STLRacing.com Top 25 Dirt Super Late Model Rankings

by Don Martin 11.12.2018 Below are the STLRacing.Com Top 25 Dirt Late Model Rankings as we enter the month of November. Brandon Sheppard is the top man on the charts but still has some work to do to stay on the top of the rankings. The reason is we have a monstrous event coming to St. Louis at the end ...

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Annual Rumble in Fort Wayne Provides Unique Challenge to Drivers At Only 1/6 Mile in Size, Patience and Savvy is Valuable

ROSSBURG, OH (Nov. 3) – Unlike other sports, the auto racing ‘playing field’ is not restricted by standard measurements; opening the door to a wide variety of sizes, shapes and surfaces for the ‘players’. This results in exceptional challenges for race teams in their quest for victory. December 28 & 29 provides one of the most unique tests when a ...

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FREE CAR ENTRY OPEN TO KNEPPER 55 COMPETITORS! TICKETS ON SALE TOO!

Du Quoin, Illinois (November 2, 2018)………The Knepper family is once again sponsoring FREE entry for competitors to enter their midgets for the Saturday, December 15th “Junior Knepper 55” USAC Special Event at the Southern Illinois Center in Du Quoin, Illinois. After visiting https://usacracing.ticketspice.com/2018-knepper-car-entry, use the coupon code “KNEPPER” to enter your car for the race for no charge. The offer ...

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Lucas Oil Speedway unveils tentative 2019 schedule

Lucas Oil Speedway

WHEATLAND, Missouri (November 2, 2018) – Lucas Oil Speedway fans can begin making plans – for the big, multi-day specials or their favorite weekly events – as the 2019 tentative schedule has been unveiled. General Manager Danny Lorton said the foundation of the schedule will remain similar to recent seasons, with a steady flow of special events spread throughout the ...

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Spoon River Speedway Results – 10/20/18

2018 MONSTER MASH HORNET RESULTS Hornets    Race Results               10/19&20/2018 HEAT # 1 FEATURE 1 Adam Webb TR (17.805) 1 Derrick DeFord 2 Shawn Perdonic 2 Shawn Perdonic 3 Rick Zifko 3 Joe Zrostlik 4 Scott Ellis 4 Michael Grossman HEAT # 2 5 David Lauritson 6 Scott Detter 1 Michael Grossman 7 Danny Oates 2 David Lauritson 8 Austin Kaplan 3 ...

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