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GRANT GAINS THE UPPER HAND AT HURTUBISE CLASSIC

By: Richie Murray – USAC Media Terre Haute, Indiana (September 13, 2019)………Justin Grant remembers going a long way in his first visit to the Terre Haute Action Track in 2010. Friday night, the Ione, Calif. native showed he’s come a long way in another aspect since his humbling introduction to the famed western Indiana half-mile nearly a decade earlier, winning ...

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JIM HURTUBISE CLASSIC COMING TO TERRE HAUTE FRIDAY NIGHT

Terre Haute Action Track

  By: Richie Murray – USAC Media Terre Haute, Indiana (September 9, 2019)………Friday’s Jim Hurtubise Classic begins a USAC AMSOIL National Sprint Car doubleheader weekend in the Hoosier state this Friday, September 13, at one of USAC’s longest-tenured venues, the Terre Haute Action Track, which hosted its first USAC Sprint Car event more than six decades ago, in 1957. Friday’s ...

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Tri-City Speedway (Granite City, IL) Set For Friday Night USAC National Doubleheader

USAC SPRINT CAR SHOWDOWN FRIDAY IN GRANITE CITY   By: Richie Murray – USAC Media Granite City, Illinois (August 26, 2019)………Just a little over three months since the series’ last visit, the USAC AMSOIL Sprint Car National Championship makes its return to Tri-City Speedway in Granite City, Illinois this Friday night, August 30, for the Brandt River Town Showdown, a ...

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Sprint Cars & Modifieds Heading For Terre Haute Sunday

Terre Haute Action Track

(Terre Haute, IN) After another outstanding Indiana Sprint Week, featuring the Dorsett Automotive Don Smith Classic, the wingless Sprint cars are heading back to the Terre Haute Action Track on Sunday, August 11 for the Mountain Dew Family Day.  In addition to the MSCS Sprint Cars, the DIRTcar Modifieds will also be in action. Sunday will mark the second appearance ...

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Terre Haute IN Action Track Set For USAC Indiana Sprint Week

Terre Haute Action Track

Dorsett Automotive To Present Wednesday’s Don Smith Classic Indiana Sprint Week Brings USAC & Modifieds To Town (Terre Haute, IN) NOS Energy Drink Indiana Sprint Week is halfway complete and that means the stars of the USAC AMSOIL National Sprint Cars are heading to Western Indiana and the Terre Haute Action Track.  On Wednesday, July 24, the gates swing open ...

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SUMMER NATIONALS LATE MODELS TO RACE AT TRI-STATE SPEEDWAY THIS SUNDAY!

DIRTcar Summer Nationals

Haubstadt, IN – June 17, 2019 –  Tri-State Speedway is once again one of the destinations as the annual Dirt Car Late Model Summer National competitors hit the road in 2019.  The tour will embark to race at 26 speedways during a 31 day sweep across the Midwest.  Tri-State Speedway will be hosting the late models on Sunday June 23rd. ...

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DIRTcar Summer Nationals Legends Week Kicks Off at Jacksonville

Several of last week’s events rescheduled by Mother Nature CONCORD, NC — June 18, 2018 — Tuesday’s DIRTcar Summer Nationals and Summit Racing Equipment Modified Nationals events at Jacksonville (IL) Speedway will jumpstart the grueling schedules after Mother Nature put a damper on the opening week of action, leaving but a single winner on each tour: two-time defending Champion Brian ...

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CUMMINS CAPTURES THE MEMORIAL WEEKEND CLASSIC AT TRI-STATE

     Haubstadt, IN – May 26, 2019 –  The feature race Sunday night at Tri-State Speedway lived up to its name,  The BRANDEIS Midwest Sprint Car event would conclude as advertised – a Memorial Weekend Classic. Kyle Cummins of Princeton, IN, was on the move and would be the victor.  It was his second MSCS win in two opportunities to ...

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RACING SUNDAY ON MEMORIAL DAY WEEKEND –  THE CLASSIC CONTINUES!

  Haubstadt, IN – May 22, 2019 –  As usual Tri-State Speedway will present a special racing event on Sunday of Memorial Day Weekend. The event, known as the Memorial Weekend Classic, has become a tradition at the ¼ mile dirt track.  Tri-State Speedway has long been recognized as the Class Track.  The racing program that night will feature the ...

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CUMMINS, MAY, BEADLES COLLECT WINS TO OPEN THE SEASON AT TRI-STATE SPEEDWAY

Haubstadt, IN -May 18, 2019 – It was a victorious night for four time champion Kyle Cummins of Princeton, IN. The veteran sprint car racer made a clean sweep of the BRANDEIS Midwest Sprint Car Series portion of the MIDWEST MADNESS event at Tri-State Speedway Saturday night. Cummins set fast time to start the evening and then won his heat ...

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RESCHEDULED: JACKSONVILLE AND TRI-STATE EVENTS GET NEW DATES

CONCORD, NC — May 7, 2019 — After rain spoiled recent events at Jacksonville Speedway and Tri-State Speedway, the two races have found new dates this season on the World of Outlaws NOS Energy Drink Sprint Car Series schedule. Jacksonville Speedway, in Jacksonville, Ill., has been rescheduled for Wednesday, Sept. 25. The event will start as an entirely new show. ...

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Rain postpones World of Outlaws Jacksonville Speedway Feature

  JACKSONVILLE, IL – April 28, 2019 – A new track record. Wrecks in qualifying. And hard racing in the Drydene Heat races. All were leading up to a thrilling 40-lap Feature Sunday night at Jacksonville Speedway, but then heavy rain fell. World of Outlaws NOS® Energy Drink Sprint Car Series and track officials were forced to postpone the remainder ...

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Jason Johnson Racing Eyes Backyard World of Outlaws Victory In The Midwest

DEFINING MOMENT Jason Johnson Racing Eyes Backyard Victory In The Midwest ELDON, Mo. — There wasn’t a big enough word in the dictionary to describe how Jason Johnson Racing team owner Bobbi Johnson felt when David Gravel and the team claimed their first win of the season in March at Keller Auto Speedway in Hanford, Calif. It was the team’s ...

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TRI-STATE SPEEDWAY TO OPEN FOR 2019 WITH THE WORLD OF OUTLAWS

Haubstadt, IN – April 22, 2019 – The World of Outlaws NOS Energy Drink Sprint Cars will be making their highly anticipated annual appearance at the Tri-State Speedway on Saturday evening May 4th. This event will be the first race to be held at the quarter mile track in 2019. The complete Tri-State Speedway season schedule will once again provide ...

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BACON BANKS LARRY RICE CLASSIC AT BLOOMINGTON

  By: Richie Murray – USAC Media   Bloomington, Indiana (April 12, 2019)………Following a sluggish start to the season in Ocala, Fla. in the first three races of the year, Brady Bacon made doubly sure he saw the checkered flag in Friday night’s “Larry Rice Classic” USAC AMSOIL National Sprint Car feature at Bloomington Speedway.   After results of 7th, ...

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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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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 MSCS Series Schedule

THE MSCS SCHEDULE FOR 2019 Haubstadt, IN – Jan. 4, 2019 – The Midwest Sprint Car Series has released the schedule for the upcoming 2019 season. Twenty sanctioned events at six different speedways have been scheduled for drivers to participate in. The series will be venturing into its 19th season of presenting ever exciting 410 non-wing sprint car competition. Upon ...

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