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Gateway Motorsports Park and World Wide Technology announce long-term venue naming rights agreement

WWT is now the official technology partner of the newly-renamed ‘World Wide Technology Raceway at Gateway’ April 17, 2019, St. Louis Region – Gateway Motorsports Park and World Wide Technology (WWT),a market-leading technology solution provider, today announced a long-term naming rights commitment, renaming the motorsports facility “World Wide Technology Raceway at Gateway.” The multi-faceted racing venue serves as home to ...

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Marriott cool under pressure in breakout USMTS triumph

VIVIAN, La. (April 12)–Not only did Hunter Marriott score his initial USMTS victory Friday night at the Ark-La-Tex Speedway, but he did it by fending off two of the most skilled drivers familiar with Gene Boyter’s high-banked speed palace in Vivian, La. In 14 USMTS main events held here over the past decade, Chris Henigan has two wins and Cade ...

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Sunday, April 14th American Modified Series event at Route 45 Raceway Postponed

SUMMIT RACING EQUIPMENT AMERICAN MODIFIED SERIES Glasgow, KY: Mother Nature forces postponement of the Summit Racing Equipment American Modified Series event at Route 45 Raceway. The event was scheduled for Sunday April 14th, but extremely saturated grounds and forecasted cold temperatures forced Route 45 Raceway management and American Modified Series officials to postpone the event for a later date. Series ...

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Sanders collects opening night checkers at USMTS Cajun Clash

VIVIAN, La. (April 11)–The fans in attendance at the Ark-La-Tex Speedway and those watching live on RacinDirt.com witnessed a barn-burner of a main event Thursday to kick off the 7th Annual USMTS Cajun Clash, but Rodney Sanders missed out on all of the excitement going on behind him. After disposing of polesitter Lucas Schott on the first lap, Sanders raced ...

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Sanders tops Summit USMTS Southern Series action at Jackson

BYRAM Miss. (April 5)–Rodney Sanders saw the green flag and then proceeded to pounce on the competition Friday night at the Jackson Motor Speedway, scoring a $3,000 victory. The two-time USMTS National Champion held a comfortable lead for most of the 30-lap main event, but a caution with two laps remaining gave hard-charging Zack VanderBeek a shot at the leader. ...

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Summit Racing Equipment AMS 2019 Tour Begins at Tri City, Fayette County, and Route 45 April 12, 13, & 14

The Summit Racing Equipment American Modified Series is set to begin its 10th season of racing with a weekend triple header at Tri City Speedway on Friday, April 12 for the annual “Deuces Wild” event, Saturday, April 13 at the Fayette County Speedway, and Sunday, April 14 at Route 45 Raceway. Tri City Speedway and Fayette County Speedway will pay ...

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Gustin, O’Neil share King of America IX front row

HUMBOLDT, Kan. (March 22)–After two nights of incredible heart-stopping USMTS qualifying races at the Humboldt Speedway on Thursday and Friday, the fields are set for Saturday’s main events at the King of America IX Modified Nationals powered by Summit Racing Equipment. And with two nights of solid performances, two-time USMTS national champion Ryan Gustin of Marshalltown, Iowa, will be seeking ...

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Lucas Oil Speedway Preseason Spotlight: With new look, Woods ready for new USRA Mod season

WHEATLAND, Missouri (March 20, 2019) – One of the familiar drivers to Missouri fans of the USRA Modified division is Ronnie Woods. The veteran racer from Mexico, Missouri, rattled off another top-10 points season in the Pitts Homes USRA Modified division last season at Lucas Oil Speedway, part of his busy week-in, week-out schedule at multiple tracks. This weekend, Woods’ ...

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King of America IX, Battle at the Bullring super show starts Wednesday

HUMBOLDT, Kan. (March 19)–The Humboldt Speedway is hell-bent for hammer-down with the nation’s fastest and nastiest Modified and B-Mod racers converging on the Southern Kansas clay this Wednesday-Saturday, March 20-23, for a colossal two-headed monster of an event. With below freezing temperatures three weeks ago, officials from ‘The Hummer’ announced the postponement of the Battle at the Bullring V to ...

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USMTS throws down Thursday in Texas

PETTY, Texas (March 11)–The 2019 USMTS campaign begins with a three-night excursion through Texas starting this Thursday, March 14, at the 82 Speedway in Petty. The Kennedale Speedway Park hosts the USMTS touring titans on Friday, March 15, and the Superbowl Speedway in Greenville wraps things up for opening weekend on Saturday, March 16. The 82 Speedway is a wide, ...

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USMTS set for rock ’em sock ’em 2019 slate

DALLAS, Texas (March 3)–The 2019 USMTS campaign begins with a three-night excursion through Texas in March with 48 events featuring 62 nights of racing at 39 race tracks in 13 states along the road to the crowning of the next USMTS National Champion during the first weekend of November back in the Lone Star State. Along the grueling dirt road ...

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2019 Summit Racing Equipment American Modified Series Schedule

Glasgow, KY: Officials with the Summit Racing Equipment American Modified Series are pleased to announce the confirmed events/dates for the tour’s 2019 racing schedule as the group readies to begin its tenth season of competition. The series will contest its 2019 schedule of events at several different venues throughout the Midwest with appearances at tracks in Illinois, Indiana, Kentucky, Missouri, ...

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Belle-Clair Speedway to keep UMP DIRTcar as Pro Mod Sanctioning

I want to thank everyone for taking time out of your busy schedule to meet Saturday. I have always trusted Mike and Allied to do the right thing when it comes to the rules for the drivers and tracks they have. After our meeting, it was very clear that the rules are in place but the communication and understanding from ...

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UMP Mods are ready to take on Volusia!

BARBERVILLE, FL – Jan. 25, 2019 – As usual, the DIRTcar UMP Modifieds will kick off 12 straight nights of racing at Volusia Speedway Park on Tuesday, Feb. 5. The busiest division in Florida during the month of February, and perhaps the most competitive of all, will take on the legendary half-mile, high-banked dirt oval for seven straight nights from February ...

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Night of Champions 2018 – Speeches and More from the DIRTcar Racing Banquet!

The 2018 DIRTcar Racing banquet from the Crowne Plaza in Springfield, IL was yet another successful night of celebration and reflection from all of the champions in each of the 11 series. Lots of hardware was given out, good friends were seen and great speeches were made before what promises to be yet another exciting year of DIRTcar Racing in ...

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Terre Haute Action Track Releases Action Packed 2019 Schedule

Terre Haute Action Track

World Of Outlaws, USAC, Motorcycles, & More Return (Terre Haute, IN) Officials from Track Enterprises, the promotion company for the Terre Haute Action Track, have announced the 2019-season schedule for the 1/2-mile racetrack.  The speedway holds several special events during the summer that feature divisions from the United States Auto Club (USAC) and United Midwestern Promoters (UMP).  This year’s schedule ...

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Fairbury Speedway steps up with big weekly purse for DIRTcar Late Models & DIRTcar UMP Modifieds!

With a new era at Fairbury American Legion Speedway in 2019 comes an exciting new weekly racing program sure to energize fans and racers alike. Matt Curl, who will be returning to his hometown track as owner and promoter after spending the 2018 season as the World of Outlaws Craftsman Late Model Series director, announced that the venerable quarter-mile oval’s ...

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2019 DIRTcar Summit Racing Equipment Modified Nationals Tour Features 31 Events from June 12 to July 27

Summit Modified Nationals

CONCORD, NC — December 4, 2018 — The DIRTcar Summit Racing Equipment Modified Nationals tour will span June 12 to July 27, including 27 events over 32 consecutive days. A new two-race weekend, July 19-20, at Cedar Ridge Speedway in Kentucky will serve as a prelude to the championship finale July 26-27 at Fairbury American Legion Speedway. The tour will ...

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