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Bigger, richer Show-Me 100 coming in 2016

Wheatland, MO (December 11, 2015) – One of dirt-track racing’s biggest weekends is growing. The 24th annual Lucas Oil Show-Me 100 Presented by ProtectTheHarvest.com at Lucas Oil Speedway is adding about $60,000 in total purse money for the three-night event, next May 26-28. A feature on the middle night is being added, meaning two $6,000-to-win preliminary events leading into the ...

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Scott Bloomquist Claims Crown Jewel Cup Title

WAYCROSS, GA (October 27, 2015) – By virtue of his OPTIMA Batteries Dirt Track World Championship – Presented by NAPA Auto Parts victory, Scott Bloomquist of Mooresburg, TN clinched the ASi Racewear Crown Jewel Cup – Presented by DirtonDirt.com title. Bloomquist outdueled Jonathan Davenport by 60-points, following a season-long battle between the two for the Crown Jewel Cup. “It’s great ...

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Davenport Crowned National Champion; Sheppard Claims Rookie of the Year

WAYCROSS, GA (October 21, 2015) – Jonathan Davenport capped off a record-breaking season on Saturday night at Portsmouth Raceway Park, clinching his first-career Lucas Oil Late Model Dirt Series National Championship. The Blairsville, GA native, who was the 2012 Rookie of the Year, finished 55-points ahead of Scott Bloomquist in the 2015 championship standings. “What an incredible year! It’s been ...

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Bloomquist Makes History, Wins DTWC at Portsmouth Raceway Park

PORTSMOUTH, OH (October 17, 2015) – Scott Bloomquist made history on Saturday Night at Portsmouth Raceway Park, as he became the first driver to win the OPTIMA Batteries Dirt Track World Championship – Presented by NAPA Auto Parts in back-to-back years. Bloomquist took the lead at the start of the final crown-jewel event of the season and led all 100 ...

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Bloomquist and Johnson Shine in Dirt Track World Championship Preliminaries

PORTSMOUTH, OH (October 16, 2015) – A total of 81 cars entered the 35th Annual OPTIMA Batteries Dirt Track World Championship – Presented by NAPA Auto Parts on Friday night at Portsmouth Raceway Park. The event, sanctioned by the Lucas Oil Late Model Dirt Series saw 16 heat races contested with the Top-16 in passing points transferring to Saturday night’s ...

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Crown Jewel Cup Decided this Weekend!

WAYCROSS, GA (October 12, 2015) – This weekend’s 35th Annual Optima Batteries Dirt Track World Championship – Presented by NAPA Auto Parts will determine the ASi Racewear Crown Jewel Cup – Presented by DirtonDirt.com Champion. Heading into the final crown jewel event of the season, Jonathan Davenport holds a 25-point lead over Scott Bloomquist in the current Crown Jewel Cup ...

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Lucas Oil Late Model Dirt Series Releases 2016 Schedule

WAYCROSS, GA (October 6, 2015) – As the Lucas Oil Late Model Dirt Series prepares for its richest event in series history during next weekend’s 35th Annual Optima Batteries Dirt Track World Championship – Presented by NAPA Auto Parts, the national tour is already looking ahead to 2016. The nation’s premier national tour for dirt late models has unveiled an ...

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Jared Landers Wins Lucas Oil Knoxville Nationals Finale

KNOXVILLE, IA (September 26, 2015) – Jared Landers bolted to the lead on lap 92 and then held off Josh Richards to win the 12th Annual Lucas Oil Late Model Knoxville Nationals – Presented by Casey’s General Store on Saturday night at Knoxville Raceway. Landers earned $40,000 for the second crown jewel victory of his career. In a race that ...

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Chad Simpson Superb, Wins Friday at Knoxville Nationals

KNOXVILLE, IA (September 25, 2015) – Home state driver Chad Simpson came from the sixth starting spot to win Friday Night at Knoxville Raceway. Simpson took the lead from Mike Marlar on the 23rd lap of the 25 lap main event to earn his first win at Knoxville and his first Lucas Oil Late Model Dirt Series career victory. The ...

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Davenport Wins on Final Lap Thursday Night at Knoxville

KNOXVILLE, IA (September 24, 2015) – Jonathan Davenport passed Jimmy Owens as the duo headed to the white flag and then went on to score the opening night win of the 12th Annual Lucas Oil Late Model Knoxville Nationals – Presented by Casey’s General Store at Knoxville Raceway. Davenport led the first 19 laps of the race until Owens passed ...

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Davenport Delivers with Jackson 100 Win at Brownstown

BROWNSTOWN, IN (September 19, 2015) – Jonathan Davenport continued his dazzling season on Saturday night at Brownstown Speedway by winning the 36th Annual Jackson 100. Davenport took over the lead on lap 49 from Brandon Sheppard, and dashed to his first-ever win in the historic event. Trailing Davenport to the finish line was Mike Marlar, who was also looking for ...

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Heat Races Set for Jackson 100 on Saturday Night

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BROWNSTOWN, IN (September 18, 2015) – The Lucas Oil Late Model Dirt Series will return to action at Brownstown Speedway, Saturday September 19th for the 36th Annual Jackson 100. The biggest names in dirt late model racing will converge again tomorrow night on the 1/4-mile bullring, all vying for the $20,000 top prize. In Friday Night’s preliminary action, Mike Marlar ...

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Late Model Knoxville Nationals Just One Week Away!

WAYCROSS, GA (September 17, 2015) – One of the most anticipated crown jewel events of the season is just around the corner. The 12th Annual Lucas Oil Late Model Knoxville Nationals – Presented by Casey’s General Store will take place at Knoxville Raceway Thursday-Saturday, September 24th-26th. The activities on Thursday and Friday, September 24th-25th will feature a complete program of: ...

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Scott Bloomquist Leads Crown Jewel Cup

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WAYCROSS, GA (September 16, 2015) – A triumph in the 47th Annual Hillbilly Hundred has put Scott Bloomquist atop the ASi Racewear Crown Jewel Cup – Presented by DirtonDirt.com standings. The battle for the Crown Jewel Cup heads to Brownstown, IN for this weekend’s 36th Annual Jackson 100. Bloomquist will return to Brownstown Speedway as the defending winner of the ...

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Scott Bloomquist Claims Hillbilly Hundred

RIPLEY, WV (September 6, 2015) – Scott Bloomquist took the lead from defending Hillbilly Hundred winner, Don O’Neal on lap 79 and pulled away for the victory on Sunday Night at I-77 Raceway Park.  It was Bloomquist’s fifth straight Lucas Oil Late Model Dirt Series win, and the second of his career in the nation’s oldest running dirt late model ...

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Bloomquist Dominates River Days Rumble at Portsmouth

PORTSMOUTH, OH (September 5, 2015) – Scott Bloomquist dominated all 50 laps to win the Pepsi 50 River Days Rumble at Portsmouth Raceway Park on Saturday Night. The win marks his fourth straight Lucas Oil Late Model Dirt Series victory. Jimmy Owens and 17th place-starter Jonathan Davenport completed the podium finish. Don O’Neal was fourth, followed by his Clint Bowyer ...

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Bloomquist Wins Attica; Gets Hat-Trick

ATTICA, OH (September 4, 2015) – Scott Bloomquist took the lead on lap ten from Steve Casebolt and then led the rest of the way for his third consecutive series win on Friday night at Attica Raceway Park. He was the third different leader of the race, going to victory lane for the 553rd time in his Hall-of-Fame career. Bloomquist ...

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