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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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Colorado’s Tommy Boileau Tops I44 Bandit Big Rig Series Event Before Standing Room Only Crowd

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Lebanon, Mo.-The Bandit Big Rig Series rolled into The “High-Banks of The Lebanon I-44 Speedway for the 1st ever series event and Young Colorado racer Tommy Boileau captured his 3rd consecutive feature win coming from the 12th starting position aftera door to door battle with then race leader Allen Boles. As the Big Rigs came down to the start before ...

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SILVER CROWN START KINGS MAKE WAY TO SPRINGFIELD FOR SATURDAY’S BETTENHAUSEN 100

By: Richie Murray – USAC Media In the long, storied history of the USAC Silver Crown Champ Cars, three drivers have made more starts than any other: Brian Tyler, Russ Gamester and Dave Darland. All three intend to extend their record at this Saturday’s “Bettenhausen 100” at the Illinois State Fairgrounds in Springfield. Tyler, Gamester and Darland stand above all ...

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NASCAR Camping World Truck Series points leader Johnny Sauter: “Gateway not an easy track by any means”

Johnny Sauter, the NASCAR Camping World Truck Series points leader and defending series champion is headed to Gateway Motorsports Park in Madison, Illinois for Saturday’s Drivin’ for Linemen 200. And he’s bringing two GMS Racing teammates: Justin Haley and Kaz Grala. The trio of Chevrolet drivers have experienced mixed results on GMP’s unique 1.25-mile oval.   Sauter, a second-generation driver ...

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CASEY NOONAN, JACOB HAWKINS AND GARY RAHE WIN BIG AT ELDORA IN JOHNNY APPLESEED CLASSIC BY MILLER LITE

All Races Completed As Fast Paced Program Thwarts Mother Nature ROSSBURG, Ohio (May 28, 2017) – With thunderstorms surrounding Eldora Speedway and more storms bearing down on the facility from all directions, race officials and teams pushed Sunday’s three-division Johnny Appleseed Classic by Miller Lite through to completion at 8:45 p.m. Casey Noonan, of Sylvania, edged fellow buckeye Rusty Schlenk ...

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World of Outlaw Craftsman Late Model Series First Quarter of the Season Recap

12 Races Down… 42 to Go By Kayla May – CONCORD, NC- May 19, 2017- The World of Outlaws® Craftsman Late Model Series has hit the quarter mark of the 2017 season as 12 of the 54 scheduled races have been completed. Thus far, 13 full-time drivers and their crews, along with Series officials, have traveled countless of miles to bring ...

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NICK HOFFMAN SCORES FIRST CAREER LATE MODEL VICTORY IN ELDORA LIDLIFTER

Jacob Hawkins Scores Modified Victory and Rob Trent Tops Wild Stock Feature ROSSBURG, Ohio (April 15, 2017) – Nick Hoffman has been winning major modified races across the United States but Saturday night he etched his name into the Eldora Speedway record book by capturing his first Late Model checkered flag, winning the 25-lap Sunoco American Late Model Series main ...

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SILVER CROWN ROOKIES EAGER TO IMPRESS IN SUNDAY’S SUMAR CLASSIC AT TERRE HAUTE

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By: Richie Murray – USAC Media As a new season embarks, a new crop of rookies has emerged to take on the task of racing in the USAC Silver Crown Championship in 2017. In this Sunday’s season-opening “Sumar Classic” at Indiana’s Terre Haute Action Track, twelve rookies have entered to compete on the legendary half-mile dirt oval. To be designated ...

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New KSR composite car prepped for Nashville; team raises big money for local charity

TOLEDO, Ohio (March 7, 2017) – The glow from a win at Daytona never goes away, but there comes a time in every race team’s life when you put it up on the shelf for safe keeping and get on with the work ahead. For Ken Schrader Racing (KSR), the focus is now on a brand new composite car for ...

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Juggling Act: Chassis Builders Set For DIRTcar Nationals UMP Modified Competition at Volusia

By Clayton Johns CONCORD, N.C. – February 14, 2017 – If eight consecutive nights of racing sounds challenging, it is. Four DIRTcar UMP Modified drivers are adding another layer to that task when they compete at the 46th DIRTcar Nationals at Volusia Speedway Park in Barberville, FL from February 14-25, 2017. David Stremme, Nick Hoffman, David Reutimann and Brian Ruhlman ...

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British Columbia’s Jason Beaulieu Makes the Long Haul in Search of a Gator

by Clayton Johns CONCORD, N.C. – (Jan. 19, 2017) – Jason Beaulieu will log the most miles of any competitor at the DIRTcar Nationals at Volusia Speedway Park next month. Just as he has each of the past six seasons. Since 2011, the 47-year-old Campbell River, British Columbia native has travelled over 3,300 miles each year to compete with the ...

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Ken Schrader Racing Announces New Driver

Concord, North Carolina (January 10, 2017) – Ken Schrader Racing, Inc. (KSR) is preparing for this week’s ARCA test at Daytona International Speedway. The North Carolina-based team will run all 20 ARCA races in 2017 with driver Austin Theriault and crew chief Donnie Richeson. Theriault, a native of Fort Kent, Maine, comes to the team with an ARCA victory (Michigan ...

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World of Outlaws Craftsman® Late Model Series 2017 Schedule Announced

Terre Haute Action Track Set For June 30 WoO vs Summer Nationals Event CONCORD, N.C.— December 13, 2016 — The World of Outlaws Craftsman® Late Model Series is set to embark on its 14th season since 2004. The national tour – loaded with some of dirt late model racing’s heaviest hitters – will travel 21 states and one Canadian province ...

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SATURDAY’S “JUNIOR KNEPPER 55” IN Du QUOIN IS USAC INDOOR RACE #169

This Saturday’s “Junior Knepper 55” at the Southern Illinois Center in Du Quoin, Ill. will mark the 169th time that USAC Midget racing has occurred in an indoor arena. Beginning with Gene Hartley’s victory in the inaugural USAC race ever held on Jan. 8, 1956 in Fort Wayne, Ind., 29 different arenas have hosted USAC Indoor Midget racing. USAC’s winningest ...

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Blockbuster Start To 2016 PRI Trade Show

Indy car legend Rick Mears and NASCAR superstar Jeff Gordon helped pace the start of the 2016 Performance Racing Industry (PRI) Trade Show with an unforgettable appearance at the Show’s Grand Opening Breakfast in the Indiana Convention Center’s Sagamore Ballroom Thursday morning. Hosted by MAVTV’s Dave Despain, this year’s traditional kickoff event featured a lively hour-long talk show-style program with ...

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