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Lucas Oil Speedway Offseason Spotlight: 12 questions with USRA B-Mod National Champion Kris Jackson

By Lyndal Scranton – WHEATLAND, Missouri (January 3, 2019) – Kris Jackson of Lebanon enjoyed a career year in 2018, winning the USRA B-Mod National Championship with 29 feature wins and 44 top-five finishes in 48 starts. Six of those victories came at Lucas Oil Speedway, where he wound up third in track points. Lucas Oil Speedway public relations director ...

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Sullivan Family Purchases the COMP Cams Super Dirt Series

Conway, Arkansas (12/04/18) – When the COMP Cams Super Dirt Series presented by Lucas Oil kicks off their 2019 campaign in March, it will be operating under new ownership. Racing world veterans Chris Sullivan and Jack Sullivan have purchased the tour, effective immediately. The sale comes as series founder Chris Ellis is forced to step away from the series due ...

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All American 60 Cash Goes to Persevering Dane Dacus

Tennessee Racer Pockets $6,000 Payday at Jackson Motor Speedway Byram, Mississippi (11/03/18) – Dane Dacus battled back to the lead a few laps before the midway point of Saturday night’s COMP Cams Super Dirt Series presented by Lucas Oil All American 60 event on Saturday night at Jackson Motor Speedway. Once out front he paced the field for the remainder ...

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Dennis Erb, Jr. Looks to Repeat Recent Charlotte Success this Weekend in World Finals!

(CARPENTERSVILLE, ILLINOIS)  Dennis Erb Racing made their way south to Whynot Motorsports Park in Meridian, Mississippi on October 26-27 for the 24th Annual Coors Light ‘Fall Classic.’  The unsanctioned Super Late Model special drew a talented 43 car field to the Magnolia State facility to vie for the $15,000 winner’s check. On Friday night during the qualifying session, Dennis Erb, ...

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STLRacing.com Top 25 Dirt Super Late Model Rankings

by Don Martin 10.26.2018 Below are the STLRacing.Com Top 25 Dirt Late Model Rankings. Josh Richards was the big man on campus last weekend. Josh in his Best Performance Rocket with Durham Racing engines under the hood took home the Dirt Track World Championship at Portsmouth Raceway in Ohio. The event was scheduled to wrap up Saturday but mother nature ...

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Dennis Erb Racing Concludes Lucas Oil Season; Heads South to Whynot for Fall Classic

(CARPENTERSVILLE, ILLINOIS) The 2018 Lucas Oil Late Model Dirt Series season came to a close from October 19-21 at Portsmouth Raceway Park in Portsmouth, Ohio. The 38th edition of the RhinoAg ‘Dirt Track World Championship’ took place at the facility on the banks of the Ohio River and a whopping $100,000 winner’s check was up for grabs. Dennis Erb, Jr. ...

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Billy Moyer Jr. Banks $9,000 in 25th Annual Spooky 50

24th Annual Coors Light Fall Classic Up Next Batesville, Arkansas (10/22/18) –Billy Moyer Jr. continued his late-season hot hand on Saturday night in his Nutrien Ag Solutions #21jr Mesilla Valley Transportation/ Black Diamond Race Car/ Pro Power Racing Engines Super Late Model. He wired the field to pick up the $9,000 triumph in the 25th annual Spooky 50 at Chatham ...

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Gustin, Hovden, Jackson, Schlumbohm, Girard score Summit USRA Nationals victories

  WINSTON, Mo. (Oct. 20)–Ryan Gustin and Kris Jackson each captured their first Summit Racing Equipment USRA Nationals titles in dramatic fashion Saturday night at the I-35 Speedway, winning their third straight main event to complete a sweep of the weekend. Meanwhile, the checkered flag also waved for Mitch Hovden, Tyler Schlumbohm and Dakota Girard as they captured their first ...

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Gustin, Heeter, Jackson, Gulbrandson open Summit USRA Nationals in victory lane

WINSTON, Mo. (Oct. 18)–Four drivers who are no stranger to victory lane captured main event wins on opening night of the 5th Annual Summit USRA Nationals at the I-35 Speedway on Thursday night. Two-time USMTS national champ Ryan Gustin survived a flurry of yellow flags and a late-race challenge from USRA Modified national points leader Darron Fuqua of Mayetta, Kan., ...

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Gustin, Heeter, Jackson, Gulbrandson open Summit USRA Nationals in victory lane

WINSTON, Mo. (Oct. 18)–Four drivers who are no stranger to victory lane captured main event wins on opening night of the 5th Annual Summit USRA Nationals at the I-35 Speedway on Thursday night. Two-time USMTS national champ Ryan Gustin survived a flurry of yellow flags and a late-race challenge from USRA Modified national points leader Darron Fuqua of Mayetta, Kan., ...

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Tyler Erb Wins Gumbo Nationals Opener at Greenville

Set to Return to Eldora Speedway this Weekend for the World 100 New Waverly, Texas (10/09/18) – Tyler Erb picked up his third-straight win of the season on Friday night at Greenville Speedway. The $4,000 triumph came behind the wheel of his New Point Lighting and Design Inc. #91 Roberts Bee Company/ XR1 Rocket Chassis/ Clements Racing Engine Super Late ...

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Kyle Strickler Turns Guest Appearance into Gumbo Nationals Victory

Mod Ace Receives $8,000 for Greenville Speedway Triumph Batesville, Arkansas (10/09/18) – Gavin Landers turned over the driving duties of his Nutrien Ag Solutions #77 ASC Warranty/ Longhorn Race Car/ Durham Racing Engine Super Late Model to North Carolina’s Kyle Strickler for the weekend’s 12th annual Gumbo Nationals. The decision paid big dividends as Strickler raced to the $8,000 victory ...

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STLRacing.com Top 25 Dirt Super Late Model Rankings

by Don Martin 9.25.2018 Below are the STLRacing.com Top 25 Dirt Late Model Rankings. Brandon Sheppard is still on top of the rankings and picked up another win last weekend on the World of Outlaw Circuit. Brandon won the event at Outlaw Motor Speedway located in New York in the Mark Richards Rocket House Car. Bobby Pierce moved into the ...

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Dale McDowell and Scooter Ware Claim Magnolia State Cotton Pickin’ 100 Wins

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Three Final Features Rescheduled Columbus, Mississippi (09/22/18) – Dale McDowell was the fifth different leader and survived a late-race charge from Austin Rettig to score the $12,000 win in the Super Late Model finale of the annual Magnolia State Cotton Pickin’ 100 presented by Country Pleasin’ Sausage. Billy Moyer, Brian Rickman and Dane Dacus completed the Top-5 finishers. Scooter Ware ...

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Chris Ferguson Wins Thrilling Magnolia State Cotton Pickin’ 100 Opener

Championship Night Set for Saturday Evening Columbus, Mississippi (09/21/18) – The racing action at the Magnolia State Cotton Pickin’ 100 presented by Country Pleasin Sausage at Magnolia Motor Speedway officially came to life on Friday night, and it definitely didn’t disappoint. 165 racecars in five divisions filled the pit area. Chris Ferguson started the night by besting 57 Super Late ...

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USAC SPRINTS GO TO THE RIVER FOR SHOWDOWN AT GRANITE CITY AND PEVELY

By: Richie Murray – USAC Media Two-hundred and fourteen years following Lewis and Clark’s departure from the eastern edge of the Mississippi River where they began their expedition of the newly-acquired land to the west, a new crop of adventurers is eager to make their mark on their march to the Arch. Names such as Thomas, Windom, Courtney, Leary, Stockon, ...

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Devin Moran wins the Prairie Dirt Classic at Fairbury American Legion Speedway!

2017 Rookie of the Year scores biggest win of his career FAIRBURY, IL — July 28, 2018 — The World of Outlaws Craftsman® Late Model Series headlined one of the most prestigious races in the country on Friday and Saturday night: the 29th annual Prairie Dirt Classic presented by Bank of Pontiac. The fast quarter-mile of Fairbury American Legion Speedway, ...

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Chris Simpson, Brandon Sheppard, Devin Moran & Shannon Babb take Prairie Dirt Classic prelim wins at Fairbury American Legion Speedway!

Simpson, Sheppard, Moran & Babb Grab Showdown Qualifier Feature Wins at Prairie Dirt Classic $30,000 is on the line in the 29th annual race on Saturday FAIRBURY, IL — July 27, 2018 — The World of Outlaws Craftsman® Late Model Series traveled to Fairbury American Legion Speedway (FALS) for the 29th annual Prairie Dirt Classic (PDC) presented by Bank of ...

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