By Lyndal Scranton – WHEATLAND, Missouri (May 22, 2017) – One of the biggest weeks of the year for dirt-track racing has arrived and it’s a special Silver Anniversary edition rolling into Lucas Oil Speedway, Thursday-through-Saturday. The 2017 Show-Me 100 Presented by ProtecttheHarvest.com marks the 25th renewal of the crown-jewel event which began in 1993 at West Plains Motor Speedway. ...Read More »
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Strong captures featured USRA B-Mod event at Lucas Oil Speedway; Fennewald, Woods, Phillips also win
By Lyndal Scranton – Wheatland, Missouri (May 21, 2017) – Shawn Strong pulled away from Andy Bryant over the final seven laps after a race-long duel between the pair, capturing the featured Ozark Golf Cars USRA B-Mod main event Saturday night at Lucas Oil Speedway. Strong, of Republic, took home $500 for the win on Ozarks Coca-Cola/Dr. Pepper Night at ...Read More »
Central Missouri Speedway (CMS) Mother’s Day Weekend Victories go to Blackburn, Prevete, Raffurty, Ebert, and Detherage!
CMS Public Relations May 13, 2017 (Warrensburg, MO) Mother’s Day weekend racing could not have been better at Central Missouri Speedway on Saturday with 79 drivers on hand for an 18-race program among USRA Modifieds, Street Stocks, Midwest Mod-Lites, USRA B-Mods, and Pure Stocks, which took just over two hours and 35 minutes to complete. Pure Stock drivers came out ...Read More »
Cutshaw takes featured USRA Mod victory as Ott, Marrant and Jackson also prevail at Lucas Oil Speedway
By Lyndal Scranton – Wheatland, Missouri (May 14, 2017) – The new season has produced familiar results in the Lucas Oil Speedway Pitts Homes USRA Modified division, with Saturday night the latest example of Jeff Cutshaw’s dominance. Bolivar’s Cutshaw, the three-time reigning track champion, led all 25 laps to capture the $750-to-win highlight main event in a program presented by NMI/VMG ...Read More »
From USRA – After the season opener was washed out last week, May 6 officially marked the return of racing to the Ozarks at the beautiful Lake Ozark Speedway. Tim Trimble and crew had the facility in tip-top shape and the racing didn’t disappoint. Twenty Out-Pace USRA B-Mods signed in to take their shot at the first victory at the ...Read More »
By Lyndal Scranton – Wheatland, Missouri (May 7, 2017) – It was an emotional first career Lucas Oil POWRi Midgets win for Tyler Courtney on Saturday night at Lucas Oil Speedway. Courtney, of Indianapolis, Ind., held off three-time series champion Zach Daum of Pocahontas, Ill., to grab the victory at the 6th annual Impact Signs Awnings & Wraps Open Wheel ...Read More »
Central Missouri Speedway (CMS) Wins go to Kevin Blackburn, Clayton Campbell, Travis Alexander, Shad Badder, Jake Richards, and David Doelz!
CMS Public Relations May 6, 2017 (Warrensburg, MO) Sunshine and warmer weather finally reached into the weekend for race fans and drivers on Cliff Harris Warrensburg Ford Race night at CMS. Week three of the 2017 race season produced some thrilling action with 115 cars on hand. Kevin Blackburn of Fulton claimed the USRA Modified feature for his first victory ...Read More »
Wheatland, Missouri (May 2, 2017) – It’s a triple treat for open-wheel racing fans this Saturday at Lucas Oil Speedway with the 6th annual Impact Signs Awnings & Wraps Open Wheel Showdown. Bringing some of the nation’s top open-wheel talent to south-central Missouri, the program will feature a huge triple-header. Included will be the Speedway Motors ASCS Warrior Region Winged ...Read More »
Central Missouri Speedway Victories go to Jim Moody, Bobby Ruff, Michael Raffurty, Jacob Ebert, and Jason Ryun!
CMS Public Relations April 22, 2017 (Warrensburg, MO) At the beginning of the week it looked as though weekend racing was not going to be possible. However, the skies parted and clear skies with cooler temps and wind poured on Saturday afternoon and into the evening for week number two of the championship season at Central Missouri Speedway! There were ...Read More »
ATCHISON, Kan. (April 20) — Twenty-six days of silence was broken Thursday night when the USMTS Casey’s Cup powered by S&S Fishing & Rental invaded the Atchison County Raceway and refired the engines for the 2nd Annual “Cage Match.” The Scott brothers-Johnny and Stormy-filled the front row for the start of the 50-lap MSD Central Region main event, and Stormy ...Read More »
Central Missouri Speedway (CMS) Opening Night Victories Go to Jim Moody, Clayton Campbell, David Raffurty, Jake Richards, and Jason Ryun!
CMS Public Relations April 14, 2017 (Warrensburg, MO) The green flag unfurled for the first time at Central Missouri Speedway began its 2017 race program with 18 Pure Stocks, 22 USRA B-Mods, 18 Mod-Lites, 11 Street Stocks, and 21 USRA Modifieds for a total of 90 cars on hand for competition. Prior to the night’s events, USRA Modified driver Dwight ...Read More »
Wheatland, Missouri (April 15, 2017) – The final night of the 4th annual Lucas Oil MLRA Spring Nationals Presented by RacingJunk.com was a thriller, as Rodney Sanders passed Randy Timms coming to the white flag and hung on to capture the feature win at Lucas Oil Speedway. “We had to dig deep for that one,” said Sanders, a long-time national-level ...Read More »
By Lyndal Scranton – Wheatland, Missouri (April 14, 2017) – Will Vaught made the most of a late-race restart to grab a season-opening win Friday night as the 4th annual Lucas Oil MLRA Fall Nationals began at Lucas Oil Speedway. “It’s pretty sweet,” Vaught said after getting past Tony Jackson Jr., with five laps remaining and going on to capture ...Read More »
CMS Public Relations April 11, 2017 (Warrensburg, MO) The 2017 race season begins this Saturday, April 15th at Central Missouri Speedway in five weekly racing classes including USRA Modifieds, Street Stocks, Mod-Lites, USRA B-Mods, and Pure Stocks. After another successful pre-season car show and practice session, in which 50 race teams showed up to test and tune their race cars ...Read More »
Wheatland, Missouri (April 11, 2017) – The first special of the season at Lucas Oil Speedway finds the Lucas Oil MLRA Series season launching with the 4th annual MLRA Spring Nationals Presented by RacingJunk.com. Jesse Stovall of Billings will be looking to begin a successful title defense of his first MLRA Series championship. Stovall wrapped up the 2016 season with ...Read More »
Wheatland, Missouri (April 9, 2017) – The curtain rose on the 2017 season and the Big Adventure RV Weekly Racing Series at Lucas Oil Speedway on Saturday night with Jason Russell prevailing in the featured Warsaw Auto Marine & RV ULMA Late Model event. Russell’s 25-lap, flag-to-flag triumph was worth $1,000 courtesy of ALP Food Store in Pittsburg, Mo. Other ...Read More »
By Lyndal Scranton – Wheatland, Missouri (March 28, 2017) – The first sounds of the new season at Lucas Oil Speedway crank up on Saturday when engines fire for an open preseason Test and Tune from 2-6 p.m. Drivers in all of the Lucas Oil Speedway divisions of the Big Adventure RV Weekly Racing Series classes – Warsaw Auto Marine ...Read More »
HUMBOLDT, Kan. (March 25) — Five days shy of his first King of America victory in 2013, Ryan Gustin became the first two-time winner of the King of America VII Modified Nationals presented by Summit Racing after a jaw-dropping performance Saturday night at the Humboldt Speedway. In tallying his 80th career USMTS triumph, the 26-year-old legend-in-the-making from Marshalltown, Iowa, pocketed ...Read More »