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HELLO NEUMAN!! 

by Don Martin Over the last few years I have gotten the chance to spend some time and get to know this fine young man, Jake Neuman. The son of a hard working farmer and a mother with a strong racing background give this 22 year old the fire to be one of the best young and upcoming midget racers ...

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Gateway Dirt Nationals kick off today!!!

  by Don Martin The 4th Annual Arizona Sport Shirts Gateway Dirt Nationals kick off today.   The event will take place at The Dome at America’s Center located downtown St. Louis, Missouri.   Cars will take to the track today 3 pm central time.   There are over 200 cars on the property ready to hit the 1/5mile dirt oval today.   There ...

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WORLD FINALS ARE HERE !!!

by Don Martin STLRacing.com 11.6.2019 One of the most anticipated events kicks off this week starting Thursday November 7 at The Dirt Track at Charlotte Motor Speedway. The Can-Am World Finals sanctioned by the World Racing Group is a 3-Day event featuring the Dirt Car Big Block Modifieds, the World of Outlaw Late Models and Sprint Cars. The event usually ...

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FALS Frenzy on Tap this Weekend

  by Don Martin                                                                             10.11.2019 Below are the STLRacing.com Top 25 Dirt Late Model Rankings heading into the FALS Frenzy.   Yes, Brandon Sheppard still on top by a wide margin will be at the Fairbury American Legion Speedway this weekend.   The New Berlin driver will be in his family #B5 Rocket Chassis this weekend.   Other drivers in the ...

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STLRacing.com Dirt Late Model Rankings

  by Don Martin                                                                           8.26.2019 Below are the STLRacing.com Top 25 Dirt Late Model Rankings after the Lucas Oil Knoxville Dirt Late Model Nationals.   Jimmy Owens coming from the 8th row to win the 100 lap race holding off Brandon Sheppard to win the event back to back.   The win was worth $40,000 to the Newport, Tennessee driver. ...

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STLRacing.com Top 25 Dirt Super Late Model Rankings

 by Don Martin                    8.20.2019 Below are the STLRacing.com Top 25 Dirt Late Model Rankings after the Topless 100.   All I can say is he did it again.   Madden is a machine right now and is putting one best of the best runs I have seen in a long time.   What we are forgetting the majors he is winning he ...

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STLRacing.com Top 25 Dirt Super Late Model Rankings

 by Don Martin                    8.13.2019 Below are the STLRacing.com Top 25 Dirt Late Model Rankings after another big win by the South Carolina driver Chris Madden.   Madden had never won the North/South 100 and he dominated the Florence Speedway last week.   He won the Thursday $10,000 to win and Saturday backed it up with another $50,000.    The Bloomquist driver has ...

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STLRacing.com Top 25 Dirt Super Late Model Rankings

 by Don Martin                    8.7.2019 Below are the STLRacing.com Top 25 Dirt Late Model Rankings after the USA Nationals at Cedar Lake Speedway.   What can you say about Chris Madden taking home $50,000 last weekend in his second race back with Scott Bloomquist Racing.   Just a few weeks ago he made his debut at I-80 at the Silver Dollar Nationals ...

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STLRacing.com Top 25 Dirt Super Late Model Rankings

by Don Martin 7.30.2019 Below are the STLRacing.com Top 25 Dirt Late Model Rankings after the conclusion of the 30th Annual Prairie Dirt Classic. I am proud to say we have a St. Louis driver in our STLRacing.com Top 25 Dirt Late Model Rankings. Yes Gordy Gundaker is in our Top 25 after an impressive run finishing 5th in the ...

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STLRacing.com Top 25 Dirt Super Late Model Rankings

 by Don Martin                   7.23.2019 Below are the STLRacing.com Top 25 Dirt Late Model Rankings heading into the 30th Annual Prairie Dirt Classic at the Fairbury American Legion Speedway.    The event will pay $30,000 to win Saturday night and is sanctioned by the World of Outlaws.     Last year the event drew close to 70 late models and this year it ...

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Brad Sweet wins $175,000 Kings Royal at Eldora Speedway

RECLAIMING THE THRONE: Brad Sweet wins $175,000 Kings Royal at Eldora Speedway Sweet wins the biggest purse in Sprint Car history and his second Kings Royal victory ROSSBURG, OH – July 20, 2019 – Flaming towers burst into the air around the prestigious wooden throne. It was a signal. A celebration. The throne had a new king. King Brad Sweet. ...

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STLRacing.com Top 25 Dirt Super Late Model Rankings

by Don Martin                    7.15.2019 Below are the STLRacing.com Top 25 Dirt Late Model Rankings heading into the Lucas Oil Silver Dollar Nationals.    The Lucas Oil Event will pay $53,000 to win at Joe Kosiski’s high-banked 4/10 mile oval located in Greenwood, Nebraska.   This event is turning into a must attend event for the true dirt late model fan and ...

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More than $2 MILLION on the line the next two months at World of Outlaws events

SUMMER OF MONEY: Huge payouts mean more than $2 MILLION on the line the next two months at World of Outlaws NOS Energy Drink Sprint Car Series events CONCORD, NC — July 12, 2019 — Brad Sweet’s yell projected an octave higher than previous victory chants after winning at the Jackson Motorplex. Not only did he claim the Jackson Nationals, ...

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STLRacing.com Top 25 Dirt Super Late Model Rankings

 by Don Martin 7.8.2019 Below are the STLRacing.com Top 25 Dirt Late Model Rankings heading into the last week of the UMP Summer Nationals.  The Hell Tour this year has brought on not only last lap finishes but controversy as well. 3 more rainouts last week but it was Gordy Gundaker who stole the show at Macon.    Gordy hit ...

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IT’S ON !!!   FAYETTE COUNTY SPEEDWAY JULY 6TH

Fayette County Speedway

by Don Martin Saturday night July 6th Fayette County Speedway is the place to be.    Promoter Charlie Depew has announced that the Hell Tour UMP Summer Nationals will take place this Saturday at the Fayette County Speedway located in Brownstown, Illinois.    The news came with the cancellation of Pevely’s event at I-55 Raceway.    The flood waters still have not resided ...

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STLRacing.com Top 25 Dirt Super Late Model Rankings

 by Don Martin                    7.2.2019 Below are the STLRacing.com Top 25 Dirt Late Model Rankings heading into the first week of July.   The fireworks came early last week with Terbo and Killer at Tri-City.    Tyler Erb got into Kyle Bronson in the early stages of the feature last Tuesday at the Tri-City Summer National race and Bronson returned the favor ...

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STLRacing.com Top 25 Dirt Super Late Model Rankings

by Don Martin                    6.17.2019 Below are the STLRacing.com Top 25 Dirt Late Model Rankings heading into the second week of the UMP Summer Nationals and the Firecracker 100 at Lernerville Speedway.   Last weekend the Lucas Oil Series had a trio of races starting in Fayetteville, North Carolina.   Kyle Bronson picked up his first Lucas win of the season ...

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STLRacing.com Top 25 Dirt Super Late Model Rankings

 by Don Martin                    6.10.2019 Below are the STLRacing.com Top 25 Dirt Late Model Rankings after the completion of the 25th Annual Dream at Eldora Speedway last weekend.   What can you say about Brandon Sheppard and Mark Richards Racing.    BShepp was incredible tackling the cushion over the last 25 laps of the race just inches from the wall.   He had ...

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