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Entries For 32nd Chili Bowl Nationals Moves North Of 200 Ahead Of Entry Deadline

Bryan Hulbert – TULSA, Okla. (December 12, 2017) Construction of the Tulsa Expo Raceway is underway with the first loads of clay hitting the floor of the River Spirit Expo Center on Wednesday, December 12, 2017. As the quarter-mile oval take shape, the list of drivers seeking the conquer the 32nd Lucas Oil Chili Bowl Nationals presented by General Tire, ...

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GR Smith Racing and Brian Shirley Join Forces for WoO Assault in 2018

Cornelius, North Carolina (12/07/17) – North Carolina-based G.R. Smith Racing will make a run at the 2018 World of Outlaws (WoO) Craftsman Late Model Series championship with Illinois hot-shoe, Brian Shirley behind the wheel of the team’s familiar #22 entry. “I’m really excited to be teaming up with Brian (Shirley) for 2018,” G.R. Smith said on Wednesday evening. “We’ve gotten ...

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Dunn-Benson Motorsports and Bobby Pierce to Team Up in 2018, New Sponsors Announced!

(November 30, 2017) – Dunn Benson Motorsports owners Carlton and Kemp Lamm are excited to announce Bobby Pierce from Oakwood, IL will be their driver in 2018. The Lamm’s contacted Bobby Pierce and his family about the possibility of driving their cars after Earl Pearson Jr decided to part ways with Dunn Benson Motorsports following the Dirt Track World Championship ...

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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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Brian Brown Thrills Hometown Crowd with Outlaws Win at Lakeside

Sheldon Haudenschild and 12th-starting Donny Schatz completed the podium; Salina on deck   KANSAS CITY, KS – October 20, 2017 – Brian Brown led the first seven laps before Kerry Madsen took command on the eighth circuit. Brown inherited the lead with 10 to go after Madsen got spun around in lapped traffic. ‘BlackJack’ went on to score a popular ...

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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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