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David Gravel gets by Shane Stewart late to claim first World of Outlaws Craftsman Sprint Car Series win of season Friday in Tulare

by Gary Thomas TULARE, CA – March 17, 2017 – After scoring his first Thunderbowl Raceway World of Outlaws Craftsman® Sprint Car Series win last season Watertown, Connecticut’s David Gravel returned on Friday night and made it back-to-back, earning his first series victory of 2017. Gravel stalked race-long leader Shane Stewart as the laps wound down and made a beautiful ...

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UMP Modified Track Regions for the 2017 Season!

Note that some tracks are Special Events only and are not weekly sanctioned! MODIFIEDS MO/ILL. REGION BELLE CLAIR SPEEDWAY FAYETTE CO. SPEEDWAY HIGHLAND SPEEDWAY TRI CITY SPEEDWAY FEDERATED AUTO PARTS @ I-55 DUQUOIN FAIRGROUNDS SOUTHERN IND BLOOMINGTON SPEEDWAY BROWNSTOWN SPEEDWAY LAWRENCEBURG SPEEDWAY LINCOLN PARK SPEEDWAY ROUTE 44 SPEEDWAY TWIN CITIES RACEWAY TERRE HAUTE ACTION TRACK SOUTH REGION BUBBA’S RACEWAY PARK ...

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ARCA headed back to Nashville short track roots; 26th running coming April 8th

TOLEDO, Ohio (March 8, 2017) – After a 23-year pause, the ARCA Racing Series presented by Menards is preparing to push “play” for the third consecutive season at tradition-rich Fairgrounds Speedway Nashville. The Music City 200 presented by Azure Foundation, part of a stock car double-header, is coming Saturday, April 7-8. The 200-lap ARCA national tour finale Saturday night will ...

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Dennis Erb, Jr. Routs Field at Clarksville to Earn Second Toilet Bowl Classic Title!

(CARPENTERSVILLE, ILLINOIS)  Dennis Erb, Jr. sat on the throne on Saturday evening, March 4 at Clarksville Speedway in Clarksville, Tennessee, as he laid claim to his second career ‘Tuckasee Toilet Bowl Classic’ triumph!  Dennis clicked off the second quickest time in Group A during MARS Dirt Car Series qualifying prior to scoring the victory in heat race action.  After drawing ...

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Mark Smith Takes King of the 360’s Opener With ASCS Southern Outlaw Sprints

TAMPA, Fla. (February 23, 2017) The 2017 edition of the King of the 360’s and Ronald Laney Memorial saw a familiar face in Victory Lane as Pennsylvania’s Mark Smith rocketed to victory aboard the Mach 1 Chassis No. M1 with the Lucas Oil ASCS Southern Outlaw Sprints at Tampa’s East Bay Raceway Park. Giving chase from the sixth starting spot, ...

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Hoffman Completes Big Gator Triumph; Hawkins, Taylor and Stalder Earn Victories

By Clayton Johns BARBERVILLE, FL – February 22, 2017 – Jacob Hawkins won the battle, but Nick Hoffman won the war and the Big Gator as the overall 2017 UMP Modified DIRTcar Nationals champion at Volusia Speedway Park on Tuesday night. Hawkins, Jonathan Taylor, and JE Stalder all added Gator trophies to their mantles after winning one of three UMP ...

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Jeff Mathews takes Modified win at East Bay Raceway Park!

Jeff Mathews Is The Third Different Winner On Night #3 Of The Sunshine State Mod Tour As David Reutimann Wins B-Mod Feature At East Bay Raceway Park. Tampa, FL…… 2/10/17…. It was local driver Jeff Mathews who set quick time in the Brandon Ford Fast Time Award. For the 30-lap feature it was Imperial, Missouri’s Kenny Wallace on the pole ...

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Sheldon Haudenschild Joins the Outlaws in 2017

Sheldon Haudenschild Joins the Outlaws in 2017 Haudenschild to pave his own way in the series CONCORD, N.C. – February 3, 2017 – The Haudenschild legacy continues in the World of Outlaws Craftsman® Sprint Car Series. Haudenschild Racing announced Thursday that Sheldon Haudenschild will pilot the No. 93 car in the series’ 40th season. As a second generation Outlaw, Haudenschild ...

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Rhino AG Super Bowl of Racing Kicks Off 2017 Season!

BATAVIA, OHIO (February 27, 2017) – The highly anticipated 2016 season for the Lucas Oil Late Model Dirt Series will kick off with the Rhino AG Super Bowl of Racing – Presented by General Tire Thursday, February 9th through Saturday, February 11th at Golden Isles Speedway in Brunswick, GA.   The Super Bowl of Racing will get underway on Thursday, ...

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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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