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DIRTcar Racing Caps-off 33rd Annual Banquet with ‘A Tribute to Excellence’

Nearly $330,000 in points-fund cash distributed to drivers for 2016 season successes CONCORD, N.C. – Jan. 16, 2016 – The 33rd Annual DIRTcar Racing Tribute to Excellence Awards Banquet in Springfield, Ill. honored champions across 10 divisions for their outstanding performances during the 2016 racing season. While the weather outside was brutal, the Springfield Crowne Plaza Hotel ballroom inside was ...

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Revitalized Mansfield (OH) Motor Speedway Added to 2017 Slate

BATAVIA, OHIO (January 7, 2017) – The Lucas Oil Late Model Dirt Series has expanded an already aggressive 2017 slate. The captivating stars of the nation’s premier dirt late model tour will invade Mansfield Motor Speedway on July 2nd for a 50-lap, $10,000-to-win event, dubbed – The Freedom 50.   The deep, rich and long history of racing in Mansfield, ...

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Summit Racing Equipment American Modified Series Announces 2017 Season Schedule

Glasgow, KY (January 1, 2017)- Officials with the Summit Racing Equipment American Modified Series are pleased to announce the tour’s 2017 racing schedule as the group readies to begin its eighth season of competition. The series will contest its 2017 schedule of events at ten different racing venues over the course of the 2017 racing season, with appearances at tracks ...

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2017 Chili Bowl Sets New Entry Record With More Expected

TULSA, Okla. (December 26, 2017) The 30th annual Lucas Oil Chili Bowl Nationals presented by General Tire set the mark at 349 entries, but the 31st edition just smashed that record as 358 entries have been turned in for the annual “Mecca of Midgets”. With the 31st annual Lucas Oil Chili Bowl Nationals presented by General Tire slated for January ...

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Summer Nationals Tour To Make Stops In Terre Haute, Lincoln, & Macon

DIRTcar Summer Nationals

Summer Nationals 2017 Hell Tour Dates Announced Track Enterprises Promoting Three Tour Stops For Late Models & Modifieds The 32nd edition of the Summer Nationals Hell Tour is set for 2017, as dates have been announced by Dirtcar Racing. For the UMP Late Models, 27 events over the course of one month are set with stops in Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, ...

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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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Lincoln & Macon Speedways To Host Tony Stewart Owned Series In ’17

Macon Speedway

2017 All Star Circuit of Champions Schedule Released Lincoln Speedway & Macon Speedway Set For June Double Header INDIANAPOLIS (12/12/2016) – The All Star Circuit of Champions will take on a full slate of competition in 2017, complete with 51 events at 32 facilities in eight states, all of which taking shape between early February and mid-October. All Star competitors ...

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World of Outlaws Craftsman® Late Model Series 2017 Schedule Announced

The series is scheduled to visit 21 States and one province in the 2017 season CONCORD, N.C.- December 9, 2016 – The World of Outlaws Craftsman® Late Model Series is set to embark on its 14th season since regrouping in 2004. The national tour – loaded with some of dirt late model racing’s heaviest hitters – will travel 21 states ...

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USAC NATIONAL MIDGET TOUR TRAVELS COAST-TO-COAST IN 2017 CAMPAIGN

Twenty-seven dates in seven states serve as the ingredients for the 2017 USAC Midget National Championship schedule. Among the events are four distinct tours that make up the bulk of the schedule such as June’s “Indiana Midget Week,” July’s weekend trip to Illinois as well as an August tour of the Heartland of America and “Pennsylvania Midget Week,” which offers ...

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KNOXVILLE AND WILLIAMS GROVE RETURN TO THE FOLD FOR 2017 USAC SPRINT SEASON

Two of the most storied dirt tracks in the United States return to the USAC AMSOIL National Sprint Car calendar in 2017. On June 3, the series invades the legendary half-mile Knoxville Raceway for the first time since 2011. The Saturday night event coincides with National Sprint Car Hall of Fame induction weekend at the Iowa dirt oval. Mechanicsburg, Pennsylvania’s ...

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USAC SILVER CROWN CHAMPIONSHIP RIDES INTO THE DESERT AT PHOENIX IN 2017

Phoenix International Raceway, a venue synonymous with USAC Silver Crown racing for more than two decades, returns to the 2017 schedule after an eight-year absence. The highly-anticipated return of the big cars to the mile in Arizona’s Valley of the Sun arrives on Saturday, April 29 on the same bill as the IndyCar Series race later that night. The roar ...

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2017 World of Outlaws Sprint Car Series Schedule Announced

Outlaws to break ground at three tracks   CONCORD, N.C. – December 8, 2016 –The World of Outlaws Craftsman® Sprint Car Series solidifies its 2017 season not only on familiar grounds – visiting some of the most storied tracks nationwide – but also by adding three new tracks to an already big stage. The series is scheduled to visit 25 ...

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Josh Richards to Compete Full-Time in Lucas Oil Late Model Dirt Series

ST. MARYS, OHIO (Dec. 6, 2016) – Four-Time World of Outlaws Craftsman Late Model Series Champion Josh Richards who joined forces with Best Performance Motorsports last month, announced today that he will run full-time in the Lucas Oil Late Model Dirt Series for the 2017 season. Though Richards has chased championships under the World of Outlaws banner for his entire ...

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Turpen, Hagar and Gray capture USCS sprint car titles

Atlanta, GA – December 3, 2016 – The 23-year-old defending USCS Outlaw Thunder Tour National Champion, Morgan Turpen from Cordova, Tennessee has made United Sprint Car Series presented by K&N Filters and sprint car racing history again during the 2016 season by becoming the first woman to win the series National Championship two times in-a-row. Turpen put an exclamation point ...

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SUPERMAN DAVENPORT SOARS TO SHOWDOWN IN SAVANNAH WIN AT OSP

SAVANNAH, GA – Jonathan Davenport of Blairsville, GA has found a familiar comfortable and winning seat since returning to the Barry Wright Race Cars “house car” and picked up another big win on Saturday night in the 19th Annual Showdown In Savannah at Oglethorpe Speedway Park. The driver known as Superman took the lead on lap 49 and then led ...

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Dale McDowell Devours “The Leftover” at 411 Motor Speedway

Welcome, North Carolina (11/28/16) – Dale McDowell put a wrap on a successful 2016 season by piloting his Sweet-Bloomquist #17m Team Dillon Racing/ Bad Boy Off Road Super Late Model to the $5,000 win in the inaugural Leftover at 411 Motor Speedway. Team Dillon racing and Dale McDowell traveled to 411 Motor Speedway (Seymour, Tennessee) on Saturday night, where Dale ...

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