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Gustin golden, garners second King of America crown

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 ...

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Keeter claims first USMTS win in King of America VII kickoff

By Jeff Nun – Mitch Keeter recorded his first ever United States Modified Touring Series victory Thursday against what may have been the strongest field of competitors he’s ever been a part of. Starting on the front row of the 40-lap main event next to polesitter Cade Dillard—a five-time USMTS winner already this season—Keeter never flinched as he led all ...

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Red White Blue & Que: KCBS barbecue competition at Lucas Oil Speedway to benefit military, veterans

Lucas Oil Speedway

Wheatland, Missouri (March 20, 2017) – Along with outstanding racing action, the great taste of professional barbecue is coming to Lucas Oil Speedway this summer. The inaugural “Red White Blue & Que,” a Kansas City Barbeque Society-sanctioned event, is scheduled for July 8-9 at Lucas Oil Speedway. More than 20 teams are expected to compete for a purse of at ...

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J.C. Morton Captures $8,000 Battle at the Bullring III Victory at Humboldt Speedway!

By Sam Stoecklin Humboldt, Kansas (March 12, 2017) – Battle at the Bullring III concluded late Sunday afternoon after a one-day weather delay with Springdale, Arkansas driver J.C. Morton powered to the front for his biggest victory to date behind the wheel of a new PCD Chassis B-Mod. Morton, who advanced to the starting grid twice before for this event ...

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Sanders sizzles in Sooner Showdown finale

ARDMORE, Okla. (March 11) — Rodney Sanders reeled in his first win of the season with a dominating wire-to-wire effort on the final day of the 5th Annual Production Jars Sooner Showdown Saturday at the Southern Oklahoma Speedway. The 2012 and 2013 USMTS national champion had not led one of the previous 545 laps of feature racing this season, but ...

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Scott never tires, notches second USMTS win of 2017 in Ardmore

ARDMORE, Okla. (March 10) — Johnny Scott’s winning move at the Southern Oklahoma Speedway in Ardmore, Okla., Friday night likely came on the first lap of the race as he cruised to his second victory of the season on night two of the 5th Annual Sooner Showdown presented by Production Jars. Normally, the top eight drivers in heat race passing ...

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Wild West Shootout Sunday Double Dip Washed Out; Pierce Claims Title

Lonnie Wheatley, SAN TAN VALLEY, Ariz. (January 15, 2017) – Despite best efforts, Mother Nature ultimately proved to be too much to handle by washing out the final two rounds of the 11th Annual Keyser Manufacturing Wild West Shootout presented by O’Reilly Auto Parts at Arizona Speedway on Sunday. After Saturday night’s fifth round of Wild West Shootout competition for ...

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Pierce Back on Top in Wild West Shootout Round Four!

Lonnie Wheatley, SAN TAN VALLEY, Ariz. (January 13, 2017) – Friday the Thirteenth did little to scare Bobby Pierce as he made a quick return to victory lane at Arizona Speedway to capture his third Super Late Model triumph through four round of 11th Annual Keyser Manufacturing Wild West Shootout presented by O’Reilly Auto Parts competition. And Pierce wasn’t the ...

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Wild West Shootout Kicks off Saturday at Arizona Raceway

Lonnie Wheatley, QUEEN CREEK, Ariz. (January 6, 2017) – The New Year officially gets going in a big way with six full nights of Super Late Model action beginning with the first round of the Keyser Manufacturing Wild West Shootout presented by O’Reilly Auto Parts at Arizona Speedway on Saturday night. Following Saturday night’s opener, the Wild West Shootout that ...

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Turkey Bowl this Saturday, November 26th at Springfield Raceway!

Turkey Bowl X SPRINGFIELD RACEWAY…… Saturday November 26th LATEMODEL, A MODS, B MODS…Legends //////////////////////////////////////////////////////////////////// LATEMODEL……… MARS/NCRA/Corn belt Clash/ NE SMITH Type Rules Steel Block Motors 2200LBS-Aluminium motors 2300…Tire Rule-Hoosier WRS D55, Hoosier LM 40,LO6,1640. Crate Late Models Run under NE Smith Rules … Crate 55 or Crate 21 ( apply to crate only) tire rule Latemodels will run spoilers…Raceceivers required ...

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Springfield Raceway Ready For Turkey Bowl Sat Nov. 19th

Springfield Raceway

Turkey Bowl X SPRINGFIELD RACEWAY…… Saturday November 19th LATEMODEL, A MODS, B MODS…Legends ////////////////////////////////////////////////////////////////////… LATEMODEL……… MARS/NCRA/Corn belt Clash/ NE SMITH Type Rules Steel Block Motors 2200LBS-Aluminium motors 2300…Tire Rule-Hoosier WRS D55, Hoosier LM 40,LO6,1640. Crate Late Models Run under NE Smith Rules … Crate 55 or Crate 21 ( apply to crate only) tire rule Latemodels will run spoilers…Raceceivers required ...

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‘Rocket’ too light, ‘Reaper’ gets loot in Chisholm Trail Showdown

PARK CITY, Kan. (Nov. 5) — Polesitter Rodney Sanders crossed the finish line first in Saturday’s main event, but it was Ryan Gustin who took home the $5,000 Chisholm Trail Showdown winner’s paycheck at the 81 Speedway. Sanders started on the pole and led all 50 laps of the feature race, but after rolling over the scales under the minimum ...

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Tentative 2017 Lucas Oil Speedway schedule unveiled

Lucas Oil Speedway

Wheatland, Missouri (November 3, 2016) – The Inaugural Lucas Oil Off Road Racing Series event next July highlights the tentative Lucas Oil Speedway 2017 schedule, announced on Thursday by Lucas Oil Speedway General Manager Dan Robinson. The new Off Road track, which is under construction southeast of the dirt track, will bring a new form of racing to Lucas Oil ...

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Schott, Heeter, Clancy, Koop victorious in USRA National Championships at Lakeside Speedway

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KANSAS CITY, Kan. (Oct. 15) — Four new names were added to the record books Saturday as the Lakeside Speedway hosted the third and final night of the 3rd Annual USRA National Championships. In USRA Hobby Stock action, Weston Koop took the lead in the 20-lap main event when the green flag waved and set the pace for nine laps ...

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Gallardo, Peter, Clancy, Larson score on second night of USRA National Championships at Lakeside Speedway

KANSAS CITY, Kan. (Oct. 14) — Four new winners emerged from stellar main events Friday as the Lakeside Speedway wrapped up the second of the 3rd Annual USRA National Championships. In their first night of action during the tripleheader, the USRA Hobby Stocks took full advantage of their shot at the historic half-mile oval with a nail-biter of a main ...

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Phillips, Heeter, Morton top opening night of USRA National Championships

KANSAS CITY, Kan. (Oct. 13) — Terry Phillips, Brett Heeter and J.C. Morton kicked off opening night of the 3rd Annual USRA National Championships Thursday night at the Lakeside Speedway with hard-fought victories in their respective divisions. Morton, of Springfield, Mo., has had everything go wrong before at the half-mile oval in Kansas City, Kan., but everything went right for ...

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