Home --> Tag Archives: schedule

Tag Archives: schedule

The “Dirt Million” Slated for 2018 at Mansfield Motor Speedway!

Super Late Models will compete for the sport’s largest winning prize in inaugural mega-event August 24th & 25th, 2018 MANSFIELD, Ohio — The Super Late Model division will have a new mega-event next year with the introduction of the “Dirt Million” on Aug. 24-25, 2018, at Mansfield Motor Speedway, track promoter Cody Sommer announced. Super Late Model drivers will compete ...

Read More »

Lucas Oil Late Model Dirt Series 2018 Slate Announced!

BATAVIA, OH (October 18, 2017) – As the 2017 Lucas Oil Late Model Dirt Series season finale takes place this weekend, the tour announced today, an aggressive 2018 slate, which includes 58 feature events at 37 different venues across 22 states. The 2018 schedule begins with the February 2nd-3rd “Super Bowl of Racing” at Golden Isles Speedway. Portsmouth Raceway Park ...

Read More »

Season Finale at the Pepsi Scotland County Speedway Set For This Weekend

Scotland County Speedway

by Brian Neal Memphis, MO (Sunday, October 15, 2017) – The Pepsi Scotland County Speedway in Memphis, Missouri is set to host their 2017 season finale event this coming weekend. As the “Fall Nationals” invades the track this Friday, October 20th and Saturday, October 21st. The “1st Annual Jerry Barricknan Memorial” held back on Friday, September 29th and Saturday, September ...

Read More »

THOMAS TAMES TERRE HAUTE IN “HULMAN/SMITH CLASSIC”

By: Richie Murray – USAC Media Terre Haute, Indiana………It was just a month ago when Kevin Thomas, Jr. saw hopes of a Terre Haute Action Track victory dashed in the final laps as he ran out of fuel while leading on a late race restart. On the final restart of Saturday night’s “Tony Hulman/Don Smith Classic,” Thomas was fueled by ...

Read More »

Stovall breaks through for MLRA Fall Nationals win; Anglin captures Big Buck 50 at Lucas Oil Speedway

By Lyndal Scranton – WHEATLAND, Missouri (October 8, 2017) – Jesse Stovall finished off a frustrating Lucas Oil MLRA Late Model season on a high note Saturday night, leading all 50 laps to capture the 4th annual Fall Nationals finale at Lucas Oil Speedway. Meanwhile, Terry Phillips wrapped up his fourth MLRA championship as the series schedule came to a ...

Read More »

Iowa’s Wyman looks to change his luck as MLRA Fall Nationals come to Lucas Oil Speedway

By Lyndal Scranton – WHEATLAND, Missouri (October 4, 2017) – Perhaps if the Lucas Oil MLRA had a category for torn-up sheet metal, J.C. Wyman might have already clinched that championship. “It’s been a rough second half of the season. We’ve got torn up a lot,” Wyman said earlier this week from his home in Griswold, Iowa. “It sure hasn’t ...

Read More »

Saturday Race Info for AAA Insurance NHRA Midwest Nationals at Gateway Motor Sports Park

WHAT: Sixth annual AAA Insurance NHRA Midwest Nationals, the 21st of 24 events in the NHRA Mello Yello Drag Racing Series and the third of six races in the NHRA Mello Yello Countdown to the Championship playoffs. Drivers in four categories – Top Fuel, Funny Car, Pro Stock and Pro Stock Motorcycle – earn points leading to 2017 NHRA Mello Yello ...

Read More »

Chris Madden suspended from DIRTcar & WoO for illegal tires at World 100!

CONCORD, N.C. — Sept. 28, 2017 — World Racing Group has announced penalties in DIRTcar Racing. Per the Series rulebooks and the integrity of the sport, such infractions shall be announced. Members in good standing have the right to appeal the decision as provided in Section 12 of the General Rules and Specifications. DIRTcar Racing Late Model Penalty: Chris Madden, ...

Read More »

Friday Night Kicks Off AAA Insurance NHRA Midwest Nationals at Gateway Motor Sports Park – Parking, Schedule, Race Info

AAA Insurance NHRA Midwest Nationals features nighttime qualifying on Friday  The intense 10,000-horsepower, 330-mile-per-hour action from the nitro-burning machines that whips diehard fans into a frenzy will multiply exponentially as Top Fuel Dragster and Funny Car qualifying will take place under the lights with the cars’ explosive header flames in full view. Nitro qualifying will take place at 5 p.m. and ...

Read More »

Top Fuel Dragster driver Leah Pritchett to greet fans in Collinsville Thursday, will compete this weekend in AAA Insurance NHRA Midwest Nationals

  September 25, 2017, St. Louis Region — Leah Pritchett, driver of the Papa John’s Top Fuel Dragster for Don Schumacher Racing, will greet fans at the Papa John’s location on  Belt Line Road in Collinsville, Illinois, from 5-6 p.m. on Thursday. Pritchett, one of the sport’s most popular drivers, then will be joined by the world’s biggest names in ...

Read More »

Macon IL Speedway Saturday Night Results

Macon Speedway

(Macon, IL) Jeremy Reed has been a National Hornet Champion and a Macon Speedway track champion. Saturday night, Reed grabbed a five-foot trophy and the World Hornet Championship race. Leading from the pole position, Reed dashed away from the top drivers behind him and made short work of the 15-lap feature race. Dennis Vandermeersch had a smooth ride in the ...

Read More »

Swindell, Seavey double up with Hockett/McMillin Memorial feature wins at Lucas Oil Speedway

WHEATLAND, Missouri (September 23, 2017) – Sammy Swindell and Logan Seavey have put themselves in position to make the 7th annual Jesse Hockett/Daniel McMillin Memorial something special.   Swindell took advantage of a last-lap spin by Wayne Johnson to capture Friday’s middle leg of the three-night crown jewel on the Lucas Oil ASCS Winged Sprint Series at Lucas Oil Speedway. ...

Read More »

What they’re saying about the AAA Insurance NHRA Midwest Nationals at Gateway Motorsports Park

September 22, 2017, St. Louis Region — The NHRA Mello Yello Drag Racing Series will launch its annual invasion of the St. Louis area on September 29-October 1 as Gateway Motorsports Park in Madison, Illinois, presents the AAA Insurance NHRA Midwest Nationals. The race weekend weather forecast is calling for partly cloudy with highs in the mid-70s all three days ...

Read More »

Swindell, Seavey pick up feature wins as Hockett/McMillin Memorial opens at Lucas Oil Speedway

By Lyndal Scranton – WHEATLAND, Missouri (September 22, 2017) – Sammy Swindell struck first as the three-night Jesse Hockett/Daniel McMillin Memorial got underway Thursday night at Lucas Oil Speedway. The veteran open-wheel icon grabbed the lead midway through the feature and went on to capture the Lucas Oil ASCS Winged Sprint Series victory. Swindell earned $3,000 and some valuable points ...

Read More »

NHRA at Gateway: The nighttime is the right time

AAA Insurance NHRA Midwest Nationals features nighttime qualifying on Friday September 20, 2017, St. Louis Region — The NHRA Mello Yello Drag Racing Series makes its annual trek to the St. Louis area on September 29-October 1 as Gateway Motorsports Park in Madison, Illinois, presents the AAA Insurance NHRA Midwest Nationals. The intense 10,000-horsepower, 330-mile-per-hour action from the nitro-burning machines ...

Read More »

Gateway Motorsports Park’s AAA Insurance NHRA Midwest Nationals a make-or-break stop for Top Fuel championship contenders

September 19, St. Louis Region – The AAA Insurance NHRA Midwest Nationals — scheduled for September 29 to October 1 at Gateway Motorsports Park in Madison, Illinois — marks the halfway point in the Mello Yello Drag Racing Series’ Countdown to the Championship. The event is the third of six races in the six-race NHRA playoffs and can be a ...

Read More »

A Look Back At The 2017 Lincoln Speedway Season

4 Champions To Be Crowned At January Banquet (Lincoln, IL) Lincoln Speedway, located in Lincoln, IL, had a highly successful 2017 season come to an end on September 1. The track, in its 14th season, completed 11 out of 12 scheduled events with great weather, much improved crowds, and top notch racing on the 1/4-mile. From Sprint cars to Hornets ...

Read More »