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Rick Eckert Set to Steer Allen Murray’s Machine in Lucrative Four-Race Lucas Weekend!

(YORK, PENNSYLVANIA) Dirt Late Model Hall of Famer Rick Eckert, of York, Pennsylvania, has unveiled plans today to enter the four Lucas Oil Late Model Dirt Series contests – scheduled from July 11-14 – in the Midwestern States of Illinois and Missouri. Instead of making the long trek west with his own equipment, Rick will pilot Allen Murray’s #2 Rocket ...

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Tyler Erb Back in Lucas Oil Victory Lane

MIDDLEBOURNE, W.Va. (July 5, 2019) – For the first time since February, Tyler Erb returned to Lucas Oil Victory Lane on Friday night as he wired the field in the 25th annual Topless 50 at Tyler County Speedway.   Erb became the tenth different winner in as many visits by the Lucas Oil Late Model Dirt Series at Tyler County ...

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Phillips reels in rain-delayed USMTS Friday feature Saturday at Masters

NEW RICHMOND, Wis. (June 15)–The last USMTS win for Terry Phillips came last November in a rain-shortened Summit USMTS Southern Nationals, and his next came in a rain-delayed 40-lap feature Saturday evening at the Cedar Lake Speedway during the conclusion of night #2 of the 20th Annual Masters presented by Allstar Performance. A heavy downpour around 10 p.m. Friday night ...

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Sorensen the USMTS Master on opening night at Cedar Lake

NEW RICHMOND, Wis. (June 13)–Three nights of fierce racing kicked off Wednesday with opening night at the 20th Annual Masters presented by Allstar Performance at the Cedar Lake Speedway, and the competitors will be hard-pressed to exceed the bar they set tonight. A spectacular 40-lap main event saw Jimmy Mars steal the lead from Dereck Ramirez just shy of the ...

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Gustin finds his groove in Greenville

GREENVILLE, Texas (June 4)–When Ryan Gustin won the USMTS feature Sunday night at the Creek County Speedway, it snapped a winless streak that lasted for more than a year. He barely had time to let his engine cool down before scoring his next one Tuesday night at the Superbowl Speedway. Just three of the eight previously scheduled USMTS shows at ...

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Photo Finish Goes To Travis Rilat At The Devil’s Bowl With The Lucas Oil American Sprint Car Series

Bryan Hulbert – MESQUITE, Texas (June 4, 2019) Winning by a nose in a last-lap drag race, Travis Rilat wheeled his MDS Boring and Drilling/BDS Motorsports No. 29 to Victory Lane over the Sage Fruit Co. No. 52 of Blake Hahn at the Devil’s Bowl Speedway on Tuesday night with the Lucas Oil American Sprint Car Series Presented by the ...

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Gustin grinds out USMTS victory at Creek County Speedway

KELLYVILLE, Okla. (June 2)–Ryan Gustin roped himself a rugged victory Sunday night when the USMTS invaded the Creek County Speedway for the 2nd Annual Bullring Badass presented by Bravado Wireless, AmeriFlex Hose & Accessories, Pizza Express and Duvall Electric. Following up last year’s inaugural event where fans were treated to a caution-free 40-lap barnburner, another epic battle in the tight ...

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Donny Schatz, Tony Stewart Racing look to improve on World of Outlaws season during summer stretch

At a Glance: Schatz in winning state-of-mind Donny Schatz, TSR working to turn consistent good runs into wins during summer stretch   With a third of the World of Outlaws NOS Energy Drink Sprint Car Series’ 2019 season complete, 10-time Series champion Donny Schatz has already set himself up for another championship run. Three wins. Nine podiums. Fifteen top-five and ...

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St. Louis-area team owner Mike Mittler to be remembered annually at World Wide Technology Raceway’s NASCAR races

June 1, 2019, St. Louis Region – Longtime NASCAR Gander Outdoors Series team owner Mike Mittler passed away on Friday, May 10, following a long and courageous battle with cancer. The respected St. Louis-area race team owner had been involved in racing for more than 50 years and had a hand in the early careers of NASCAR stars Rusty Wallace ...

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John Carney II Victorious In Lucas Oil American Sprint Car Series Thriller At Lake Ozark Speedway

Bryan Hulbert – ELDON, Mo. (May 26, 2019) In a thriller that had everyone guessing who would take the win at Lake Ozark Speedway, El Paso’s John Carney II held off the hard-charging duo of Jonathan Cornell and Matt Covington for his first victory of the season with the Lucas Oil American Sprint Car Series presented by the MAVTV Motorsports ...

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Sorensen dusts USMTS drivers at Deer Creek

SPRING VALLEY, Minn. (May 25)–On the anniversary of his first USMTS triumph, Dustin Sorensen of nearby Rochester, Minn., doubled his career win total Saturday with another wire-to-wire victory at the Deer Creek Speedway in Spring Valley, Minn. It was Saturday night of Memorial Day Weekend last year when Sorensen led all 40 laps of the main event to become the ...

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Reutzel gets first Attica All Star win; Schlenk takes Late Model win!

By Brian Liskai ATTICA, Ohio – Aaron Reutzel has experienced a lot of heart-break at Attica Raceway Park over the past few seasons,watching certain victory snatched from his grasp. That changed Friday as the defending Ollie’s Bargain Outlet All Star Circuit of Champions Presented by Mobil 1 champion took the lead when Brock Zearfoss spun while battling in lapped traffic ...

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Waits returns to USMTS winners circle at Mississippi Thunder Speedway

FOUNTAIN CITY, Wis. (May 24)–One day after the fourth anniversary of his last USMTS victory, Brad Waits snapped his winless streak by coming out on top of a wild thriller in the 11th Annual Coca-Cola Spring Shootout presented by Fast Shafts at the Mississippi Thunder Speedway. A multi-time track champion dating back to the days of the former Tri-Oval Speedway, ...

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ONE MONTH FROM TODAY: NASCAR-ARCA doubleheader at World Wide Technology Raceway

NASCAR-ARCA doubleheader Saturday, June 22 at World Wide Technology Raceway   Gateway 200 presented by CK Power is the third and final race of the $500,000 NASCAR Triple Truck Challenge     May 22, 2019, St. Louis Region – Wide Technology Raceway (formerly known as Gateway Motorsports Park) in Madison, Illinois, will present its annual NASCAR-ARCA doubleheader on Saturday, June ...

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HOOSIER HUNDRED ENTRY LIST REVEALED

By: Richie Murray – USAC Media   Indianapolis, Indiana (May 18, 2019)………The entry list for the 64th running of the “Hoosier Hundred” brings 42 USAC Silver Crown cars and drivers to the Indiana State Fairgrounds on Thursday, May 23, for the final edition of the race at the legendary one-mile dirt oval.   The event features four past “Hoosier Hundred” winners ...

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Countdown is on for 27th annual Show-Me 100 at Lucas Oil Speedway

WHEATLAND, Missouri (May 10, 2019) – Less than two weeks remain until Lucas Oil Speedway’s biggest event of the season, with a limited number of three-day reserved seats remaining for the 27th annual Show-Me 100 Presented by Protecttheharvest.com. The May 23-25 crown jewel dirt Late Model event for the Lucas Oil Late Model Dirt Series and Lucas Oil MLRA Series ...

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(ARCA) Today’s Drivers Looking To Follow Darrell Waltrips Path At Fairgrounds Speedway Saturday

Today’s ARCA Menards Series Drivers Looking to Follow Darrell Waltrip’s Path to Success Starting at Fairgrounds Speedway Nashville (Nashville, TN) Auto racing has a long, storied history at the Nashville Fairgrounds, and another chapter will be written when the ARCA Menards Series returns to Fairgrounds Raceway in the General Tire Music City 200 presented by Inspectra Thermal Solutions coming up ...

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Tony Jackson Jr. Wins Again at I-44 Speedway

COMP Cams Super Dirt Series Double Shot Up Next Lebanon, Missouri (04/30/19) – With his original plans to race on dirt thwarted by Mother Nature, Tony Jackson Jr. decided to enter a pavement race on Saturday night at I-44 Speedway in his Merrill Self Storage #56 Willard Quarries/ Hassett Truck Body Repair/ Hamke Race Car/ Toyota Late Model. His decision ...

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