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Lucas Oil Speedway Preseason Spotlight: With new look, Woods ready for new USRA Mod season

WHEATLAND, Missouri (March 20, 2019) – One of the familiar drivers to Missouri fans of the USRA Modified division is Ronnie Woods. The veteran racer from Mexico, Missouri, rattled off another top-10 points season in the Pitts Homes USRA Modified division last season at Lucas Oil Speedway, part of his busy week-in, week-out schedule at multiple tracks. This weekend, Woods’ ...

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Springfield Raceway To Start Southwest Missouri Racing Season WithMarch Madness-Former Nascar Stars To Compete

Springfield, Mo.- Springfield Raceway will kick-off the area’s Stock car season Saturday with the running of The March Madness program presented by Casey’s General Stores and Bad Boy Mowers Jerry Hoffman, owner of The “Quick Quarter” of the racy, multi-groove high-banked dirt track is putting another outstanding opening program featuring Late Models, A Modifieds, B Modifieds, Pure Stocks, Midwest Modifieds ...

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Father Daughter Duo Enter the Big 10 Late Model Series for 2019

In 2018, the Big 10 Late Model Series was introduced to the lineup at Lebanon I-44 Speedway. Since then, the class has lured in several talented drivers. The new class has now attracted a unique race team out of Farmington Missouri. Keith and Casey Buckley are a father-daughter duo who have been racing together at tracks all across the Midwest ...

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DAUM ENTERS 2019 WITH CHANCE AT MAKING POWRi HISTORY

BELLEVILLE, ILL. (March 14, 2019) – Since the inception of the POWRi Lucas Oil National Midget League in 2005, the history books have pieced together record-setting performances and noteworthy accomplishments nearly every single season. Heading into the 2019 campaign, the 15th year of POWRi, Zach Daum of Pocahontas, Illinois will be chasing his own slice of history.   Committed to ...

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CAN STREAK OF FIRST-TIME WINNERS CONTINUE AT SHAMROCK CLASSIC?

By: Richie Murray – USAC Media Du Quoin, Illinois (March 7, 2019)………If there’s anything we’ve learned about the “Shamrock Classic” since its introduction to the USAC NOS Energy Drink National Midget schedule in 2016, it’s proven three-years-running that it has a knack for producing first-time series winners. That trend could very well continue this Saturday when the series takes on ...

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FINAL SHAMROCK CLASSIC ENTRY LISTS RELEASED

By: Richie Murray – USAC Media   Du Quoin, Illinois (March 5, 2019)………The final entry lists have been set for Saturday’s “Shamrock Classic” with 58 USAC NOS Energy Drink National Midget and 48 Micro Sprint drivers set to go at the Southern Illinois Center in Du Quoin, Ill. on March 9.   The midget field includes two past “Shamrock Classic” ...

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USMTS set for rock ’em sock ’em 2019 slate

DALLAS, Texas (March 3)–The 2019 USMTS campaign begins with a three-night excursion through Texas in March with 48 events featuring 62 nights of racing at 39 race tracks in 13 states along the road to the crowning of the next USMTS National Champion during the first weekend of November back in the Lone Star State. Along the grueling dirt road ...

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2019 Summit Racing Equipment American Modified Series Schedule

Glasgow, KY: Officials with the Summit Racing Equipment American Modified Series are pleased to announce the confirmed events/dates for the tour’s 2019 racing schedule as the group readies to begin its tenth season of competition. The series will contest its 2019 schedule of events at several different venues throughout the Midwest with appearances at tracks in Illinois, Indiana, Kentucky, Missouri, ...

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Mittler Bros. Machine & Tool To Again Honor Top MLRA Crew Chiefs

Wheatland, Missouri (February 6, 2019) – As the start of the upcoming 2019 Lucas Oil MLRA season continues to edge towards the starting line, series officials are excited to announce the return of Mittler Bros. Machine & Tool to their line-up of contingency supporters. Mittler Bros. Machine & Tool will continue their series contingency support by selecting a Crew Chief ...

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DIRTcar Late Models kick off week two of DIRTcar Nationals to set stage for World of Outlaws

BARBERVILLE, FL – Jan. 25, 2019 – When those in the motorsports world think about the start of any racing season, their minds automatically revert to palm trees and warm temperatures of Florida in February. Dirt track fans’ minds wander to the famous Gator Pond at the World’s Fastest Half-mile, Volusia Speedway Park. The first week of DIRTcar Nationals caters ...

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POWRi Speedway Motors Micros Release 2019 Schedule Featuring 27 Events

Belleville, IL – The 2019 schedule has been set for the POWRi Speedway Motors 600cc Outlaw Micro League, featuring 27 events. The POWRi micros will tackle three new venues throughout 2019, the first coming at the opening night of the Sixth Annual Turnpike Challenge. Featured alongside the POWRi Lucas Oil National and West Midget Leagues, the POWRi micros will head ...

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Springfield Raceway To Open Southwest Missouri Season With March Madness Special

Springfield, Mo – The 2019 Southwest Missouri Racing season will kick off with the “Quick-Quarter” of The Springfield Raceway on Saturday March 9th March Madness event. Late Models, USRA B Mods, Modifieds, Midwest Mods, Pure Stocks,and Legends will be in action competing for the bragging rights to claim the 1st win of the 2019 Southwest Missouri Area Dirt Track Racing ...

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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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Track Enterprises Racing Promotion Company Announces 2019 Grassroots Schedule

Track Enterprises Grassroots Racing Schedule Expands In 2019 Over 35 Special Events To Be Held At 21 Venues In 13 States (Macon, IL) Since 1985, Track Enterprises has been one of the top promotion companies in the sport of auto racing.  Starting out with just his hometown track, Macon Speedway, promoter Bob Sargent and the company have expanded throughout the ...

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POWRi Lucas Oil National Midgets Release Stacked 2019 Schedule

Belleville, IL – After a banner 2018 season, which concluded with first-time driver and owner champions, the POWRi Lucas Oil National Midget League, has set its sights on 2019. An action-packed schedule dotted with historic outings, traditional stops, and first-time events, 2019 is sure to be another thrilling year. Set to open the season with a bang, the Sixth Annual ...

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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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DIRTcar Summer Nationals 2019 Tour Features 28 Races in 32 Days With Nearly $800,000 At Stake

DIRTcar Summer Nationals

CONCORD, NC — December 4, 2018 — The DIRTcar Summer Nationals “Hell Tour” is the most challenging month in dirt track racing, and 2019 will be no different. The schedule features 28 race nights over 32 days covering about 3,800 miles from Peoria Speedway in Illinois on Wednesday, June 12, through Saturday, July 13, at Oakshade Speedway in Ohio. It ...

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