Lucas Oil ASCS Sprint Car National Tour Plus A-Mods and SportMods this Saturday, Sept. 25th


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Wheatland, MO (September 22nd, 2010) - The Lucas Oil ASCS Sprint Car Dirt Series Presented by K & N Filters invades the Lucas Oil Speedway in Wheatland, Missouri this Saturday, September 25th as the top Winged Sprint Car Drivers in the country go wheel to wheel at the "Diamond of Dirt Tracks". This National Tour event paying $6,000 to the winner will be a Nationally Televised event, also featuring the Open Wheel Pitt's Homes A-Modifieds and the SportMods Presented by Nemo Quarry. The Lucas Oil ASCS National Series has attracted fields of more than 50 entries in all three previous visits to Lucas Oil Speedway with past winners including 2008 Knoxville Raceway 410 Track Champion Brian Brown, Current ASCS National Series Points Leader Jason Johnson, and 2009 ASCS National Champion Shane Stewart,

Eunice, Louisiana's Jason Johnson leads the Lucas Oil ASCS Points Standings with 2281 points over Broken Arrow, Oklahoma hot shoe Brady Bacon, who sits in second with 2209 points. 2009 ASCS National Champion, Shane Stewart holds down the third position in the season long points battle as the Bixby, Oklahoma racer wheels his Rockstar Energy Drink #57 in pursuit of the 2010 title. Fan favorite Jack Dover out of Springfield, Nebraska occupies the fourth spot just ahead of Benton, Arkansas' Tim Crawley. For more information on the Lucas Oil ASCS Sprint Car Dirt Series Presented by K & N Filters, please visit

Current Lucas Oil ASCS presented by K&N Filters National Points:
1. Jason Johnson (Eunice, LA) 2,281, 2. Brady Bacon (Broken Arrow, OK) 2,209, 3. Shane Stewart (Bixby, OK) 2,191, 4. Jack Dover (Springfield, NE) 2,056, 5. Tim Crawley (Benton, AR) 2,049, 6. Zach Chappell (Talala, OK) 2,028, 7. Tony Bruce, Jr. (Liberal, KS) 1,999, 8. Kyle Hirst (Loomis, CA) 1,924, 9. Danny Wood (Norman, OK) 1,899, 10. Ricky Logan (Little Rock, AR) 1,859, 11. Matt Covington (Glenpool, OK) 1,785, 12. Darren Long (Elida, OH) 1,642, 13. Dustin Morgan (Tulsa, OK) 1,638, 14. Channin Tankersley (Highlands, TX) 1,570, 15. Justyn Cox (Clarksburg, CA) 1,513, 16. Austen Wheatley (Lake Stevens, WA) 1,344, 17. Gary Wright (Hooks, TX) 1,322, 18. Travis Rilat (Forney, TX) 1,152, 19. Andrew Marshala (Shawnee, OK) 823, 20. Brian Brown (Grain Valley, MO) 752.

Brodix Rookie of the Year Points: 1. Kyle Hirst (Loomis, CA) 1,924, 2. Matt Covington (Glenpool, OK) 1,785, 3. Dustin Morgan (Tulsa, OK) 1,638, 4. Channin Tankersley (Highlands, TX) 1,570, 5. Justyn Cox (Clarksburg, CA) 1,513, 6. Austen Wheatley (Lake Stevens, WA) 1,344.

Spectator Gates will open at 5:00pm on Saturday, September 25th with Hot Laps set to get under way at 7:00 and the first big race of the night at 7:30pm. Adult Admission at the gate will be just $25 with Seniors and Active Military only $20. Juniors (6-15) will be $5 and Kids 5 and under are always FREE at Lucas Oil Speedway. Show Your AAA Membership Card at the gate and receive $3 off any Adult or Senior General Admission Ticket. Pit Pass pricing is set at $35. Pill draw for the A-Modifieds and SportMods will close at 6:30, drivers checking in after 6:30 will be placed at the rear of a heat race and will not receive passing points for their heat race.

Family Passes are priced at only $50 for the event on September 25th, which includes entry for two adults (age 16 and up) and up to three youth (ages 6-15), One Free Slick Track Go-Kart Ride, discounts on kids, meals, gift shop merchandise, and funnel cakes.

The Nemo Quarry SportMod Feature Event will start 24 cars and will pay $300 to win and $50 to start. Complete Payout is as follows: 1st) $300, 2nd) $250, 3rd) $200, 4th) $150, 5th) $100, 6th) $95, 7th) $90, 8th) $85, 9th) $80, 10th) $75, 11th) $70, 12th) $65, 13th) $60 14th-24th) $50. B-Feature cars not advancing will receive $35. Springfield Raceway SportMod Rules will be utilized for this event. For more information, please visit or call (417) 282-5984.

The Pitt's Homes A-Mod Feature Event will start 24 cars and will pay $625 to win and $75 to start. Complete Payout is as follows: 1st) $625, 2nd) $490, 3rd) $435, 4th) $350, 5th) $300, 6th) $220, 7th) $195, 8th) $170, 9th) $145, 10th) $120, 11th) $90, 12th) $80, 13th-24th) $75. B-Feature cars not advancing will receive $50.

The Lucas Oil Speedway is located at Highways 83 and 54 in Wheatland, MO. A campground with shower and bathroom facilities is also available. With it's entrance located just outside the pit gate this sprawling scenic camping facility will continue to enhance the racing experience at the Diamond of Dirt Tracks. Click for more information and detailed directions to the speedway or call the Track Hotline at (417) 282-5984.

About Lucas Oil Speedway
The Lucas Oil Speedway is considered by Industry Insiders to be one of the top five Dirt Tracks in the Nation. Located in Wheatland Missouri about an hour north of Springfield and only about an hour and a half from Kansas City. It's called "The Diamond of Dirt Tracks" and it certainly lives up to that title. Twenty one luxury suites, a giant HD Jumbo Tron Screen, Musco Sports lighting, a Bose Stadium Sound System, Go Kart Track for all ages, The Diamond Bar, the best track food in the country, and the nicest pits in dirt track racing are just a few of the amenities that set us apart.

We host some of the largest dirt track events in the Midwest featuring some of the biggest names in racing including: The Lucas Oil Late Model Dirt Series, The Lucas Oil Pro-Pulling League, The Lucas Oil ASCS Sprint Cars, The Lucas Oil Sprint Bandits, and The Lucas Oil MLRA.

In addition to the awesome special events, the Lucas Oil Speedway hosts the "Rockstar Energy Drink Championship Series" of weekly racing featuring the TNT Quick Shop Late Models, the Pitt's Homes A-Modifieds, and the Carson's Corner Napa Factory Stocks. The National Race Media has called these shows, "some of the Best Weekly Racin' in the Nation!"

Last season the speedway boasted over 15 Nationally Televised Events on ESPN2, SPEED CHANNEL and the Versus Network. For complete information including this seasons schedule, log on to