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DIRTcar Summer Nationals 2019 Tour Features 28 Races in 32 Days With Nearly $800,000 At Stake

DIRTcar Summer Nationals

CONCORD, NC — December 4, 2018 — The DIRTcar Summer Nationals “Hell Tour” is the most challenging month in dirt track racing, and 2019 will be no different. The schedule features 28 race nights over 32 days covering about 3,800 miles from Peoria Speedway in Illinois on Wednesday, June 12, through Saturday, July 13, at Oakshade Speedway in Ohio. It ...

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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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Belle-Clair Speedway & Quincy Raceway on 2019 Lucas Oil MLRA Schedule

MLRA

Media Contact: Billy Rock Wheatland, Missouri (December 1, 2018) – Following the conclusion of one of the most exciting racing seasons in recently history, the Lucas Oil MLRA series is once again full speed ahead for 2019. Series Director Ernie Leftwich and his staff have been hard at work in recent weeks putting the finishing touches on a diverse and ...

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MLRA Championship Weekend–Simpson & Vaught Ready to Decide Title

Media Contact: Billy Rock Wheatland, Missouri (October 8, 2018) – The culmination of the 30th Anniversary season for the Lucas Oil MLRA comes to a close this weekend as the 5th Annual Fall Nationals takes center stage at the Lucas Oil Speedway in Wheatland, MO on Oct. 12th & 13th. The weekend will provide drivers and fans two full nights ...

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David Mielke takes Summit Modified Nationals win at Thunderbird Speedway

Modifieds Heat 1 PLACE START DRIVER POINTS 1. 1. David Mielke (87) Gladwin, Mi. 2. 3. Jamie Lomax (36L) Lake Village, In. 3. 2. Collin Thirlby (47) Traverse City, Mi. 4. 4. Phil Dixon (A1X) Crosby, Tx. 5. 5. Josh Lolmaugh (25L) Columbia City, In. 6. 7. Mike Epplett (99E) Hotlton, Mi. 7. 8. David Schmidt (46) Grand Haven, Mi. ...

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TRIFECTA WEEKEND AWAITS LUCAS OIL MLRA

By Billy Rock  – Wheatland, Missouri (May 1, 2018) – For the third consecutive weekend, the stars of the Lucas Oil MLRA will return to action, embarking on their first three-day stretch of the season. A stop at the popular Lee County Speedway in Donnellson, IA will kick things off with a rare Thursday night show. That will be followed ...

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STOVALL RIDES HIGH FOR THUNDERBIRD CHECKERS

Media Contact: Billy Rock Muskogee, Oklahoma (April 27, 2018) – Billings, Missouri veteran and 2016 Lucas Oil MLRA series champion Jesse Stovall, picked up his first series win of the season on Friday at the Thunderbird Speedway in Muskogee, OK. The “Historic ½ Mile” has been good to Stovall in recent years and was no different this time as he ...

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Lucas Oil MRLA Returns to Legit Speedway for Saturday Night Showdown

MLRA

Wheatland, Missouri (April 24, 2018) – Following a Friday night venture to the Thunderbird Speedway in Muskogee, OK the Lucas Oil MLRA Late Model Series will look to wrap up their 3rd weekend swing of the season on Saturday night April 28th, at the Legit Speedway Park in West Plains, MO. This highly anticipated event will be a reunion of ...

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Babb Banks $10,555 in “Slocum 50” Win at 34 Raceway

By Billy Rock – Burlington, Iowa (April 21, 2018) – For the second time in the young 2018 season, Moweaqua, IL driver Shannon Babb was able to get out front early and distance himself from the field en-route to a win with the Lucas Oil MLRA. Saturday nights 10th annual “Slocum 50” presented by Roederer’s Pit Stop, would attract a ...

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2018 events MLRA schedule released at Heartland Motorsports Show

Media Contact: Trenton Berry trenton@racindirt.com FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Des Moines, Iowa (November 18, 2017) – The first order of business for the 30th rendition of the Lucas Oil MLRA is the release of the season’s schedule of events. This year’s tour features a return to familiar places and a few new stops mixed in as well. Also to honor the ...

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Jesse Stovall claims $10,000 win at Muskogee

Thunderbird Speedway Muskogee, OK October 28th, 2017 Feature: 1. Jesse Stovall 2. Billy Moyer, Jr. 3. Rodney Sanders 4. Kyle Beard 5. Payton Looney 6. Shannon Scott 7. Randy Timms 8. Raymond Merrill 9. Scott Crigler 10. David Hennan 11. Jay Rierson 12. Wayne Bush 13. Terry Phillips 14. Robert Baker 15. Brandon Mitchell 16. Jeff Roth 17. Tony Jackson, ...

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DIRTcar HellTour kicks off grueling 29 races over 32 days!

DIRTcar Summer Nationals

Grayville, IL (May 18th, 2017) – The DIRTcar Summer Nationals Hell Tour is set to kick off their grueling 29 races on Wednesday, June 14th at Brownstown Speedway in Brownstown, IN. The first week of actions then heads to northern Illinois to Kankakee County Speedway the following night. Then on June 16th, the Hell Tour hits a new track on ...

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DIRTcar Summer Nationals and Summit Modified Nationals 2017 Schedule

DIRTcar Summer Nationals

Two of the Most Challenging Schedules in the Motorsports Industry   Concord, NC- April 27, 2017- The DIRTcar Summer Nationals and the Summit Racing Equipment Modified Nationals 2017 schedule promises a summer of hot action on the track. The tours’ schedules mirror each other for all but one race during their 32 consecutive days on the road. The two touring ...

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Meet Doug Tye

Age: 44 y/o Hometown: Muskogee Oklahoma now reside in Troy IL Car Owner: Doug Tye Division: B-Modified Primary Track: Belle-Clair Speedway, Tri-City Speedway, Highland Speedway, Fayette County Speedway Crew: I wish Family: Wife Diane, Son Dylan, Daughters Dairyn and Makayla Penrod Sponsors: US Air Force, M&M Towing Work Info: Retired USAF, Owner/Operator of Unique Crete of Illinois Flooring Racing History: 3rd ...

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Stovall Wires Field in Carlson Clash Finale

CLICK HERE FOR MORE MLRA LATE MODEL PHOTOS FROM PARK JEFFERSON SPEEDWAY! Media Contact: Trenton Berry trenton@racindirt.com FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Jefferson, SD (May 30th, 2015) – Jesse Stovall bettered his Friday Carlson Clash finishing position, by one spot, Saturday, at Park Jefferson International Speedway. He wired the field and was never seriously challenged in winning his 6th career Lucas Oil ...

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Camponovo Wins Thriller in CCSDS Competition at the Ditch

West Memphis, Arkansas (06/22/13) – The COMP Cams Super Dirt Series (CCSDS) Super Late Models rolled into Riverside International Speedway (West Memphis, Arkansas) on Saturday night for a $2,000-to-win event, and it was Ross Camponovo, who survived a last lap thriller to score his second series win in as many nights. Fresh on the heels of his first career CCSDS ...

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Brad Looney Fastest in Charlie Fulton Memorial

CLICK HERE FOR MORE PHOTOS FROM THUNDERBIRD RACEWAY! Media Contact: Trenton Berry (April 28, 2013) Muskogee, OK – After wet conditions forced the postponement of the 2nd Annual Charlie Fulton Memorial Friday at Thunderbird Speedway in Muskogee, OK, Sunday offered chamber of commerce type weather, much to everyone’s delight. Brad Looney started the Lucas Oil MLRA feature event from the ...

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