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At A Glance: Shirley’s Temple

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Series travels to Quincy Raceways Thursday, July 28 and Fairbury American Legion Speedway Friday, July 29 and Saturday, July 30 CONCORD, N.C. – July 26, 2016 – When asked about his favorite memory from Fairbury American Legion Speedway, Brian Shirley will keep it short and sweet because one word is in fact the sweetest to him. “Winning – period,” Shirley ...

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Rocky Road ahead for Smooth Operator

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Summer Nationals Champion Bobby Pierce to challenge World of Outlaws at Prairie Dirt Classic and USA Nationals CONCORD, N.C. – July 25, 2016 – Second place was not the first loser in this instance. Rather, Bobby Pierce’s runner-up finish at Oakshade Raceway (Ohio) July 16 was enough for him to secure his second DIRTcar Summer Nationals Championship. By the numbers ...

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Eldora Speedway Crowns King Donny XXXIII at Kings Royal

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Schatz scores his third Kings Royal title and 15th World of Outlaws Craftsman Sprint Car Series victory of the year ROSSBURG, Ohio – July 16, 2016 – It has been nearly a decade since he last stood in victory lane at the Kings Royal, but Donny Schatz looked like a natural as he was crowned King Donny XXXIII – his ...

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McDowell Masters Mountain Moonshine Classic at Smoky Mountain Speedway

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MARYVILLE, TN (July 9, 2016) – Dale McDowell debuted a new Sweet-Bloomquist Chassis on Saturday night at Smoky Mountain Speedway, and put it in victory lane by winning the Lucas Oil Late Model Dirt Series-sanctioned Mountain Moonshine Classic.   McDowell’s seventh career LOLMDS win came before a record-setting crowd at the famed 4/10-mile, speed-plant. He led a Sweet-Bloomquist Chassis sweep ...

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Kenny Wallace wins Peoria Speedway’s Summit Modified Nationals

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Kenny Wallace Knocks Down Peoria Win The series returns to action on Thursday at Macon Speedway PEORIA, Ill. – July 6, 2016 – Kenny Wallace dominated Wednesday night’s DIRTcar Summit Racing Equipment Modified Nationals at Peoria Speedway as he claimed his first win of the season and became the ninth different driver to stand in victory lane. Wallace started on ...

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Bloomquist Goes Back-to-Back in Buckeye State Sweep

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ZANESVILLE, OH (July 3, 2016) – Scott Bloomquist pulled off a clean sweep of Lucas Oil Late Model Dirt Series racing in the State of Ohio this Independence weekend, winning the Lumi-Lite Candle Co. 60 on Sunday Night at Muskingum County Speedway. Over the course of two nights, Bloomquist collected over $24,000 in winnings.   Bloomquist started third in the ...

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Trent Young Sweeps Summit Racing Equipment AMS Weekend with Win at Tazewell Speedway

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Tazewell, TN (July 2, 2016)- The Summit Racing Equipment American Modified Series would return to Tazewell Speedway in Tazewell, TN on Saturday evening and Trent Young of Hopkinsville, KY would proceed to score back-to-back victories for the weekend as the second-generation driver would also pick up his third series win of the year and maintain the series points lead. The ...

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Trent Young Tops in Summit Racing Equipment American Modified Series A-Main at Volunteer Speedway

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Bulls Gap, TN (July 1, 2016)- The Summit Racing Equipment American Modified Series would make its first ever visit to Volunteer Speedway in Bulls Gap, TN as part of the track’s 4th Annual Scott Sexton Memorial on Friday evening and Trent Young of Hopkinsville, KY would score his second series win of the season and claim the $2,000 payday. The ...

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Bloomquist Blossoms in Firecracker 100 finale

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Overton captures first career series win in preliminary SARVER, Pa. – June 25, 2016 – Scott Bloomquist battled from eighth position Saturday night to win the Firecracker 100 finale presented by GottaRace.com at Lernerville Speedway in Sarver, Pa. Bloomquist collected his second World of Outlaws Craftsman® Late Model Series win of 2016, tangoing with both front-runners in the series and ...

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Josh Harris Victorious in Summit Racing Equipment AMS Action at Florence Speedway

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Florence, KY (June 25, 2016)- The Summit Racing Equipment American Modified Series returned to action on Saturday evening at Florence Speedway in Union, KY and the race would see Josh Harris of Utica, KY claim the victory in the 30 lap, $1,500 to win event aboard the Scott Clippinger owned Lucas Oil Center/Ted Brown’s Quality Paint and Body, All Star ...

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 Sammy Swindell Makes Last Lap Pass in Race of the Season at Knoxville!

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Jamie Ball Conquers 360’s, Kade Higday on Top in 305’s by Bill Wright Knoxville, IA, June 25, 2016 – Sammy Swindell capped off an electrifying National Sprint League feature at Knoxville Raceway with a last lap pass of Davey Heskin to record his 49th career feature win at Knoxville.  The win aboard the CJB/Big Game Motorsports #1 was worth $5,000 ...

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Bobby Pierce Looks for a Repeat of Summer Nationals Success

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From a storied racing family, Pierce is looking to make history of his own By Brendan Capria CONCORD, N.C. – June 20, 2016 – It is a story 19-year-old Bobby Pierce Jr. can laugh about now, and that is just what he did when he told it. But to his credit, this particular step was big for a four-year-old. Pierce ...

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Dennis Erb, Jr. Etches Name into Eldora Record Books by Winning $100,000 Dream XXII!

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(CARPENTERSVILLE, ILLINOIS) Dennis Erb, Jr. finally got his elusive crown jewel victory on Saturday night, June 11 and it came on one of the sport’s grandest stages in the 22nd edition of the ‘Dirt Late Model Dream’ at the hallowed Eldora Speedway in Rossburg, Ohio!   Dennis won his heat race on Saturday to earn the outside of the front ...

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Peoria Speedway Results 6/11/16

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Crate Mod – A-Main Finish Start Car Driver Hometown Points 1 11 1 Nash Hilmes Walnut , Il 40.00 2 1 22B Chuck Barnes Jr , Il 38.00 3 10 62 Hunter Diebel – 37.00 4 5 12P Matt Parrott , Il 36.00 5 6 50 Joshua Mckenrick , Il 35.00 6 7 T75 Tj Bolen Peoria , Il 34.00 ...

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Dennis Erb Jr. Captures The Dream at Eldora

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ROSSBURG, Ohio – June 11, 2016 – Dennis Erb Jr.’s voice grew shaky Saturday night in front of a packed house at Eldora Speedway. The crowd gave the Carpentersville, Ill. native a standing ovation after surviving a two-lap shootout to win his first crown-jeweled late model event, the Dirt Late Model Dream By Ferris Mowers. “How about that Illinois?” yelled ...

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Brandon Sheppard and Jared Landers steal second show at Eldora

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ROSSBURG, Ohio – June 10, 2016 – “Two” seemed to be the lucky number Friday night at the 22nd Annual Dirt Late Model Dream at Eldora Speedway in Rossburg, Ohio, as Brandon Sheppard and Jared Landers became the duo to win the double-feature program in front of a packed crowd. The Big E’s 24-degree banking is where most of the ...

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Vatterott College Silver Crown Showdown brings USAC open wheel racing back to Gateway Motorsports Park

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Race is companion event to June 25 NASCAR Camping World Truck Series Drivin’ For Linemen 200 Brought To You By Altec June 10, 2016, St. Louis Region — After a one-year hiatus, the USAC Silver Crown Championship Cars will make their triumphant return to Gateway Motorsports Park on Saturday, June 25 for the Vatterott College Silver Crown Showdown. The USAC ...

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