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Lucky No. 7: Clanton wins at Shawano

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Clanton holds on after a late push from Richards to gain traction in the points race SHAWANO, Wisc. – August 2, 2016 – Rivals Shane Clanton and Josh Richards battled down to the wire Tuesday night at Shawano Speedway (Wisc.), but there could only be one top dog at the checkers of the “Sun Drop Shootout.” It was Clanton who ...

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Illinois Race Fans Should Be Thankful

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by Don Martin – STLRacing.com Exclusive Dirt Track racing fans of Illinois should appreciate what we have in the Land of Lincoln. We have some of the best drivers, tracks, and promoters in the country yet some of the best reside right here in the state of Illinois. Sometimes I don’t think we know how lucky we have it, and ...

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Tire Doping Perspective by Don Martin STLRacing.com

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After the Dirt Late Model Dream at Eldora Speedway concluded earlier this month 5 drivers were suspended for tires not reaching the benchmark in a chemical analysis. The tire samples were taken during post-race inspection and sent to an independent test lab. The drivers suspended are Scott Bloomquist, Jimmy Owens, Brandon Sheppard, Ricky Thornton Jr., and Gregg Satterlee. Each driver ...

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Brandon Sheppard and Jared Landers steal second show at Eldora

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ROSSBURG, Ohio – June 10, 2016 – “Two” seemed to be the lucky number Friday night at the 22nd Annual Dirt Late Model Dream at Eldora Speedway in Rossburg, Ohio, as Brandon Sheppard and Jared Landers became the duo to win the double-feature program in front of a packed crowd. The Big E’s 24-degree banking is where most of the ...

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Brandon Sheppard and Jonathan Davenport Strike First At Dream Opener

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Wild Action Thrills Large Thursday Crowd; Dirt Late Model Dream by Ferris Mowers Continues Friday and Saturday ROSSBURG, Ohio (June 9, 2016) – It was a night of extremes Thursday as the first day of the 22nd Annual Dirt Late Model Dream by Ferris Mowers at Eldora Speedway delivered a doubleheader delight for Brandon Sheppard and Jonathan Davenport. While Sheppard ...

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Sheppard strongest in Lucas Oil MLRA tilt at Donnellson

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Media Contact: Trenton Berry Donnellson, Iowa (May 5, 2016) – Thursday night kicked off a three day, three show weekend for the Lucas Oil MLRA. 37 cars rolled into the Lee County Speedway in Donnellson, Iowa to compete for the $3,000 top prize. Brian Birkhofer won his opening heat race from the outside of row three. His push to the ...

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Davenport Takes Atomic Buckeye Spring 50

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CHILLICOTHE, OH (March 18, 2016) – Jonathan Davenport successfully defended his Buckeye Spring 50 at Atomic Speedway on Friday Night. Davenport withstood an early race battle with Brian Shirley to take his fifth Lucas Oil Late Model Dirt Series win of the season, in front of a packed house. Davenport and Shirley battled for the first 18 laps of the ...

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Wholesale Changes for TMAC in 2016

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by Don Martin Coming off another Top 10 finish at the Chili Bowl Tim McCreadie discussed with StlRacing.com what’s in store for the 40 year old for the 2016 racing season. Tim won the Chili Bowl back in 2006 and has drove for Andy Bondio the last four Chili Bowls. The team has made the race 3 of the last ...

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Davenport ready to chase big money during January’s Keyser Manufacturing Wild West Shootout at USA Raceway

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Star of 2015 Super Late Model season being lured to Arizona by Keyser’s Quarter-Million bonus program TUCSON, Ariz. (Nov. 25, 2015) — After enjoying a Super Late Model season of historic proportions, Jonathan Davenport of Blairsville, Ga., is primed to get an early start on another big-money campaign in 2016. Davenport and his K&L Rumley team — winners of 21 ...

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Lucas Oil MLRA Reveals 2016 Slate at Heartland Auto Racing Show

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DES MOINES, IOWA (November 20th, 2015) – Heading into the 28th straight year of racing, Lucas Oil MLRA series officials are pleased to announce the schedule of events for the coming year. Several traditional weekends remain, with a return to some familiar venues and a new track or two thrown in. “It’s always important to lay out a good schedule ...

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NASCAR CAMPING WORLD TRUCK SERIES BOOKS FIVE-YEAR AGREEMENT WITH ELDORA SPEEDWAY; SUPER DIRTCAR SERIES BIG-BLOCK MODIFIEDS TO MAKE RETURN

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ROSSBURG, Ohio (November 10, 2015) – Eldora Speedway and NASCAR have come to agreement to continue the popular NASCAR Camping World Truck Series event at the legendary half-mile clay oval through 2020. The fourth running of the primetime event will take place on Wednesday July 20, 2016 live on Fox Sports 1 and, for the first-time in history, NASCAR has ...

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HAWKINGS SCORES BIG WIN IN DIRTCAR FALL NATIONALS BY ALLSTAR PERFORMANCE

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Controversial Contact Leaves Stickler Angry and In the Mud; Pierce Writes Another Eldora Headline ROSSBURG, Ohio (October 4, 2015) – Jacob Hawkins drove his car beneath Kyle Stickler’s machine battling for the lead and the $5,000 payday in Sunday’s rain-delayed DIRTcar Fall Nationals by Allstar Performance at Eldora Speedway in Rossburg, Ohio. Coming off turn four with 11 laps to ...

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Billy Moyer Announces Semi-Retirement Heading into Knoxville Late Model Nationals

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(BATESVILLE, ARKANSAS) As the 12th Annual ‘Lucas Oil Late Model Knoxville Nationals’ readies to kick off later tonight in his home state, Billy Moyer would like to formally announce his semi-retirement from Dirt Late Model racing. The proud owner of 804 feature wins during his illustrious career, Billy will retire from a full-time racing schedule at the completion of his ...

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Billy Moyer Takes Checkers in World 100 Prelim for $5,000; St. Louis Showdown Next!

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(BATESVILLE, ARKANSAS) Billy Moyer Racing (BMR) was back in the pit area at the hallowed high banks of Eldora Speedway in Rossburg, Ohio from September 10-12 for the 45th Annual ‘World 100.’ The three-day crown jewel extravaganza at the “Big E” once again kicked off with a pair of Twin 25 programs. On Thursday night, Billy Moyer unfortunately failed to ...

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Jonathan Davenport wins the World 100

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ROSSBURG, Ohio (September 12, 2015) – Jonathan Davenport won the 45th World 100 and became just the fourth driver to sweep the major dirt late model races at Eldora Speedway in Rossburg, Ohio. Davenport, who won the Dirt Late Model Dream and $100,000 in June passed Jared Landers for good on lap 66 and won the $48,000 payout for the ...

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Billy Moyer & Brandon Sheppard take Eldora World 100 Saturday morning prelim feature wins!

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Billy Moyer – Mike Ruefer photo Brandon Sheppards – Mike Ruefer photo ROSSBURG, Ohio (September 12, 2015) – For the second time this week, Brandon Sheppard and Billy Moyer won A-Features as part of the 45th World 100 weekend at Eldora Speedway in Rossburg, Ohio. Moyer, from Batesville, Arkansas, won Sunday’s Baltes Classic A-Feature and took the checkered flag in ...

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DAY TWO OF 45TH ANNUAL WORLD 100 POSTPONED DUE TO RAIN

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Second Day Activity Takes Place Saturday Morning; World 100 Finale Remains Saturday Night ROSSBURG, Ohio (September 11, 2015) – Rain has postponed day two of the 45th World 100 at Eldora Speedway in Rossburg, Ohio. Racing activity scheduled for day two will now take place at 10:30 a.m., (EDT) on Saturday, September 12. Public gates will open at 10 a.m., ...

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