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Bloomquist & Davenport Open Eldora Speedway’s Dirt Late Model Dream XXI Presented By Ferris Mowers With 25-lap Preliminary Feature Victories

Eldora Speedway

Crown Jewel Event Continues with another DIRTcar-Sanctioned Preliminary Program on Friday Ahead of Saturday’s $100,000-to-win Finale ROSSBURG, Ohio. – June 4, 2015 – Scott Bloomquist and Jonathan Davenport rolled to impressive preliminary feature victories on the opening night of Eldora Speedway’s Dirt Late Model Dream XXI presented by Ferris Commercial Mowers, splitting Thursday night’s two 25-lap DIRTcar-sanctioned races at the ...

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Billy Moyer Turns Heads with New Moyer Victory Chassis Debut; Preps for DLM Dream!

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(BATESVILLE, ARKANSAS) When the whopping eighty car Super Late Model field assembled in the pit area for the 23rd edition of the Lucas Oil ‘Show-Me 100,’ which was held May 21-23 at the immaculate Lucas Oil Speedway in Wheatland, Missouri, three-time race winner Billy Moyer unloaded his brand-new Moyer Victory Chassis for the very first time. Billy promptly clicked off ...

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Chris Ferguson Rides Success of Breakout Season Into Eldora Speedway’s Dream XXI presented by Ferris Commercial Mowers

Eldora Speedway

North Carolina Standout Prepares For Crown-Jewel Weekend Featuring Twin Preliminary Features on Thursday & Friday & $100,000-to-win Finale on Saturday ROSSBURG, Ohio – June 3, 2015 – With a string of impressive performances and breakthrough victories, Chris Ferguson is well on his way to making 2015 the best season of his career. This weekend, he’ll attempt to add even more ...

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Owens Claims St. Louis U-Pic-A-Part 100

Jimmy Owens

MACON – Jimmy Owens made himself right at home Thursday at legendary Macon Speedway in the St. Louis U-Pic-A-Part 100 for Lucas Oil Late Models. The Newport, Tenn., driver held off challenges from a pack of drivers who have plenty of experience around the Macon Speedway high-banked fifth-mile oval. So much for the guys protecting the home soil. Owens took the checkered ...

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My Two Cent$ by Mike Ruefer

Ronnie Weedon

Time slows down for none of us and it was 10 years ago when my racing hero Ronnie Weedon passed away. I want to share with you my story as it was one of the most emotional Bleacher Views I’ve ever wrote. The following was originally published in April 2005. I hope you enjoy it as much as I still ...

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MY Two CENT$ by Mike Ruefer; Sunshine, Palm Trees and Dirt Tracks

It’s warming up today here in Iowa. Just over a week ago it was near zero degrees with snow covering all the land. It’s funny how in just a few short days the weather can change and give me hope that racing will be right around the corner. If life is racing and if you’re reading this than it means ...

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2015 Lucas Oil MLRA Schedule Released!

MLRA

Media Contact: Dan Robinson dan@lucasoil.com Wheatland, MO (November 21st, 2014) – As the Lucas Oil MLRA looks forward to their 27th consecutive season of Dirt Late Model racing, Lucas Oil MLRA Officials are pleased to release the following 2015 Schedule. The 2015 schedule includes 23 confirmed dates with additional dates still in process. “Ernie Leftwich (Lucas Oil MLRA Competition Director) ...

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Eldora’s “Off Season” is Ambitious with Resurfacing of Legendary Oval

Eldora Speedway

Nearly 400 Truckloads of Clay Being Brought in to Invigorate Surface ROSSBURG, OH (November 13) – Eldora Speedway’s “off-season” is anything but that once again as the track surface is undergoing an ambitious makeover under the direction of Chad Schmitmeyer, Facilities Manager of the legendary half-mile clay oval. Nearly 400 truckloads of clay is in the process of being hauled ...

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Richards Prepares For Return To World of Outlaws Late Model Series at Charlotte’s Bad Boy Buggies World of Outlaws World Finals Nov. 6-8

World of Outlaws Late Model Series

Three-Time WoO LMS Champ Set for First Series Action in Nearly a Year after Being Sidelined By Medical Issues for Most of 2014 CONCORD, N.C. – Nov. 3, 2014 – Welcome back, Josh Richards. The three-time World of Outlaws Late Model Series champion returns to WoO LMS action for the first time in nearly a year this weekend (Nov. 6-8) ...

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Scott Bloomquist Wins Record Fifth Jackson 100 on Saturday Night at Brownstown Speedway

Lucas Oil Late Model Series

BROWNSTOWN, IN (September 20, 2014) – Scott Bloomquist continued his hot streak this month by winning the 35th Annual Jackson 100 on Saturday Night at Brownstown Speedway. Bloomquist steered his Ole Smoky Moonshine, Andy Durham-powered, Sweet-Bloomquist car to victory lane in the Lucas Oil Late Model Dirt Series sanctioned event, earning a $20,000 pay day. Bloomquist took the lead for ...

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Dennis Erb, Jr. Eyes Doubleheader in St. Louis Area Following Solid World 100 Weekend

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(CARPENTERSVILLE, ILLINOIS) The Dennis Erb Racing team rolled into the hallowed grounds of Eldora Speedway in Rossburg, Ohio on September 4-6 for the 44th edition of the ‘World 100.’ The three-day crown jewel extravaganza once again kicked off with a pair of Twin 25 preliminary programs, which boasted two $5,000 winners each night. On Thursday, Dennis Erb, Jr. started his ...

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Event Preview: Lanigan Eyes Record-Breaking Victory at Berlin Raceway’s Keyser Manufacturing Down & Dirty Weekend Presented By NAPA

World of Outlaws Late Model Series

Bloomquist & Mars among Series Interlopers Expected to Compete; Recent WoO LMS Winner Roberts Leads Strong Home-State Contingent MARNE, Mich. – Sept 10 – Darrell Lanigan can make history this weekend at Berlin Raceway with the 7/16-mile oval once again covering its pavement surface with clay for the third annual Keyser Manufacturing Down & Dirty Weekend Presented by NAPA. With ...

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World 100 Notebook: Zeigler’s Upset Bid Falls Short After Tangle With McDowell in DIRTcar UMP-Sanctioned Event

Eldora Speedway

Bloomquist Ends Streak of Near-Misses while Davenport Suffers More Bad Luck ROSSBURG, Ohio – Sept. 9, 2014 – Before Scott Bloomquist made his last-to-first run to win Saturday’s World 100 A-Main, there was another driver who charged through the field in the finale of Eldora Speedway’s crown jewel event. Storming forward from his 21st starting spot, Mason Zeigler of Chalk ...

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Scott Bloomquist from last to first to win the The World 100!

Scott Bloomquist - Mike Ruefer photo

CLICK HERE FOR MORE WORLD 100 PHOTOS FROM ELDORA SPEEDWAY! Tennessee Racer Overcomes Penalty to Score $47,000 Crown Jewel Triumph ROSSBURG, OH – Sept. 6, 2014 – Nothing could stop Scott Bloomquist from claiming his fourth World 100 trophy Saturday night at Eldora Speedway. Not a lap-19 penalty that dropped him from the lead to the tail of the field. ...

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Matt Miller & Jonathan Davenport take World 100 prelim wins at Eldora Speedway!

Matt Miller - Mike Ruefer photo

CLICK HERE FOR MORE PHOTOS FROM THE WORLD 100 AT ELDORA SPEEDWAY! ROSSBURG, Ohio – Sept. 4, 2014 – Jonathan Davenport and Matt Miller added their names to the list of likely contenders for Eldora Speedway’s coveted World 100 globed trophy by claiming $5,000 victories Friday evening during the second night of preliminary action for the 44th annual World 100. ...

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McDowell & Owens Open Eldora Speedway’s World 100 Weekend With 25-lap Preliminary Feature Victories

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ROSSBURG, Ohio. – Sept. 4, 2014 – Experience ruled the night at Eldora Speedway on Thursday with former World 100 and Dirt Late Model Dream winners Dale McDowell and Jimmy Owens both claiming preliminary feature victories during the opening night of the 44th annual World 100. Fresh off his Dream victory in June, McDowell, 48, of Chickamauga, Ga., claimed the ...

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Brian Shirley and Jason Riggs Ready for World 100 Weekend

Eldora Speedway

(HARRISBURG, ILLINOIS) With rain-outs a common theme in the area throughout the Labor Day holiday weekend, Brian Shirley was able to get one more race into the record book, as he traveled to Fairbury American Legion Speedway in Fairbury, Illinois on Saturday, August 30. The American Late Model Series (ALMS) and Corn Belt Clash Late Model Series co-sanctioned the single-day ...

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Clanton Heads To Eldora Speedway’s Prestigious World 100 Looking For Season-Making Victory

Eldora Speedway

Crown Jewel Event Includes Twin Preliminary Features on Both Thursday & Friday Followed by Saturday’s $47,000 Finale ROSSBURG, Ohio – Sept. 2, 2014 – The 2014 season may not have been too kind to Shane Clanton thus far, but that doesn’t mean the veteran 39-year-old racer is doubting himself entering this weekend’s World 100 at Eldora Speedway. In fact, the ...

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