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Brandon Sheppard claims Wild West Shootout finale!

Super Late Models A Feature 1 50 laps | 00:24:15.593 Pos Start Driver Hometown Car 1 2 Brandon Sheppard New Berlin, IL B5 2 3 Johnny Scott Las Cruces, NM 1ST 3 9 Ricky Weiss Headingley, MB 7 4 17 Brian Shirley Chatham, IL 3S 5 7 Bobby Pierce Oakwood, IL 32 6 1 Ricky Thornton Jr Adel, IA 20RT ...

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Bronson Three-Peats, Leyendecker and Sparkman Win on Night #3 of Sunshine Nationals at Volusia

BARBERVILLE, FL – Jan. 18, 2020 – Three days of Dirt Late Model racing in the Sunshine State came to an exciting finish on Saturday night at Volusia Speedway Park when Kyle Bronson completed the weekend sweep of the DIRTcar Pro Late Model class after a thrilling battle with Michael Page to capture the $10,000 Sunshine Nationals finale check.   ...

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Brian Shirley races to third Wild West Shootout victory!

Round No. 5 Wild West Shootout Wins Scored by Shirley, Estey & Leer   Aaron Clay, SAN TAN VALLEY, Ariz. (January 18, 2020) – For the second time in as many years, a Dirt Track Bank Super Late Model driver has pulled into Hoker Trucking victory lane at least three times during the Wild West Shootout, earning them a piece ...

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Kyle Larson wins the Chili Bowl!

Bryan Hulbert – TULSA, Okla. (January 18, 2020) “I’m sorry NASCAR, I’m sorry Daytona, but this is the biggest effing race I’ve ever won. I hope to win Daytona in a few weeks, but this is badass!” That said it all as Kyle Larson found redemption from a last-lap loss one year ago as the Elk Grove, California native finally ...

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Shirley, Strand and Cain Fire Six-Shooters in Friday WWS Action

  Aaron Clay, SAN TAN VALLEY, Ariz. (January 17, 2020) – The FK Rod Ends Arizona Speedway track surface was worked to perfection on Friday night.  Both fourth-row starters finished first and second after the 30-lap Dirt Track Bank Super Late Models feature presented by Black Diamond Race Cars, with Brian Shirley of Chatham, Ill., earning his second career Wild ...

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Thorson Delivers A Thriller On Vacuworx Qualifying Night

Bryan Hulbert – TULSA, Okla. (January 17, 2020) Four leaders, seven official lead changes, and at the end of Friday’s Vacuworx Qualifying Night; a drag race to the checkered flag that saw Tanner Thorson holding off Ryan Bernal at the line for his first career preliminary A-Feature victory in the 34th running of the Lucas Oil Chili Bowl National presented ...

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BRONSON MAKES IT 2 IN A ROW WITH FRIDAY SUNSHINE NATIONALS WIN

               DeLEON SPRINGS, FL – Kyle Bronson of Brandon, FL drove the Brandon Ford Rocket to his second straight win on Friday night in the 25-lap Sunshine Nationals main event for the Newsome Raceway Parts Crate Racin’ USA Dirt Late Model Series and the DIRTcar Pro Late Models at Volusia Speedway Park.                  Bronson took the lead on lap ...

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Brian Shirley takes second Wild West Shootout win!

Super Late Models A Feature 1 30 laps | 00:18:25.018 Pos Start Driver Hometown Car 1 7 Brian Shirley Chatham, IL 3S 2 8 Brandon Sheppard New Berlin, IL B5 3 1 Chris Simpson Oxford, IA 32S 4 3 Ricky Weiss Headingley, MB 7 5 5 Ricky Thornton Jr Adel, IA 20RT 6 11 Johnny Scott Las Cruces, NM 1ST ...

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Christopher Bell Charges To Victory On John Christner Trucking Qualifying Night

Bryan Hulbert – TULSA, Okla. (January 16, 2020) Christopher Bell’s fifth preliminary night victory in as many years, and sixth overall prelim triumph, the driver of the Tucker-Boat No. 84x was the class of the field in Thursday’s John Christner Trucking Qualifying Night. “Man, this race…I say it time, and time again, this race literally is what motorsports means to ...

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Sheppard, Mullens and Benson Headline WWS Round No. 3 Winner’s List

Aaron Clay, SAN TAN VALLEY, Ariz. (January 15, 2020) – On a night that also featured two first-time winners, Brandon Sheppard of New Berlin, Ill., became the first repeat winner of the 2020 Keyser Manufacturing Wild West Shootout presented by O’Reilly Auto Parts with a triumph in the Dirt Track Bank Super Late Models presented by Black Diamond Race Cars. ...

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Rico Abreu Is Five For Five On Hard Rock Casino Tulsa Qualifying Night

Bryan Hulbert – TULSA, Okla. (January 15, 2020) Chasing early, then having to hold off numerous charges over the course of late-race restarts, California’s Rico Abreu captured his fifth consecutive Hard Rock Casino Tulsa preliminary night victory during the Wednesday portion of the 34th annual Lucas Oil Chili Bowl Nationals presented by General Tire. Asked about winning his preliminary night ...

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