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USAC MIDGETS ROCK GRANITE CITY THIS FRIDAY

By: Richie Murray – USAC Media   Granite City, Illinois (August 26, 2019)………USAC’s NOS Energy Drink National Midget division has a history with Tri-City Speedway in Granite City, Ill. that goes back nearly six decades, dating to Danny Frye’s win in 1961 to Tyler Courtney’s triumph in May of this year.   Yes, the names have changed since then, the ...

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Tri-City Speedway (Granite City, IL) Set For Friday Night USAC National Doubleheader

USAC SPRINT CAR SHOWDOWN FRIDAY IN GRANITE CITY   By: Richie Murray – USAC Media Granite City, Illinois (August 26, 2019)………Just a little over three months since the series’ last visit, the USAC AMSOIL Sprint Car National Championship makes its return to Tri-City Speedway in Granite City, Illinois this Friday night, August 30, for the Brandt River Town Showdown, a ...

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COURTNEY THE KING OF SMACKDOWN VIII AT KOKOMO

  By: Richie Murray – USAC Media   Kokomo, Indiana (August 24, 2019)………After positioning himself as King of the Hill earlier in the evening to earn a starting spot on the pole position for the feature, Tyler Courtney emerged as king of the mountaintop with his Smackdown VIII victory Saturday night, leading all 40 laps to join three-time winner Dave ...

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Sheppard and Marlar Win Night Two Duels at Mansfield

MANSFIELD, Ohio (August 23, 2019) – Brandon Sheppard and Mike Marlar won Duel feature events on Friday night of the 2nd annual Dirt Million – Presented by Arizona Sport Shirts at Mansfield Motor Speedway. Each driver earned $10,000 for their 30-lap victories and are guaranteed a starting spot in Saturday night’s Dirt Million finale. Sheppard took the lead on lap ...

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SEAVEY SINGS A WINNING TUNE AT SMACKDOWN NIGHT TWO

  By: Richie Murray – USAC Media   Kokomo, Indiana (August 23, 2019)………One night after claiming a victory in Sprint Car Smackdown’s annual karaoke contest, Logan Seavey was singing a different tune Friday night on the track at Kokomo Speedway, ending it on a high note in victory lane following his first career USAC AMSOIL National Sprint Car triumph.   ...

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Bloomquist and Davenport Star at Mansfield

MANSFIELD, Ohio (August 22, 2019) – Scott Bloomquist and Jonathan Davenport claimed feature victories during Thursday night’s preliminary program for the 2nd annual Dirt Million – Presented by Arizona Sport Shirts. Bloomquist, a three-time Lucas Oil Late Model Dirt Series National Champion won the first 30-lap Duel of the night in the new format instituted for this year’s race. Davenport, ...

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T-MEZ TURNS IT UP AT SMACKDOWN VIII OPENER

By: Richie Murray – USAC Media   Kokomo, Indiana (August 22, 2019)………Time after time, Thomas Meseraull has proven every time he straps into a racecar, he’s a threat to win.   One night after leading 12 laps in Simon Racing’s No. 23s at #GYATK Night, the San Jose, Calif. native stepped into Tom Eades’ No. 47 Thursday night for the ...

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SIX PAST WINNERS HEADLINE BETTENHAUSEN 100 ENTRY LIST

By: Richie Murray – USAC Media   Springfield, Illinois (August 13, 2019)………The field for this Saturday afternoon’s 58thrunning of the Bettenhausen 100 presented by Brandt at the Illinois State Fairgrounds is chock full of past winners on the legendary Springfield Mile. Brian Tyler (Mt. Pleasant, NC) leads all drivers in the lineup with four Bettenhausen 100 victories in 2004-05-08-11.  A.J. ...

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Open Wheel Icons and Vintage Indy Registry bring the sport’s history to the Bommarito Automotive Group 500 at World Wide Technology Raceway

August 13, 2019, St. Louis Region – The largest assembly of vintage Indy Cars outside of the Indianapolis 500 will take place at the annual Bommarito Automotive Group 500 presented by Axalta and Valvoline for the NTT IndyCar Series on August 23-24 at World Wide Technology Raceway in Madison, Illinois.   The Open Wheel Icons exhibit is a unique opportunity ...

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Sprint Cars & Modifieds Heading For Terre Haute Sunday

Terre Haute Action Track

(Terre Haute, IN) After another outstanding Indiana Sprint Week, featuring the Dorsett Automotive Don Smith Classic, the wingless Sprint cars are heading back to the Terre Haute Action Track on Sunday, August 11 for the Mountain Dew Family Day.  In addition to the MSCS Sprint Cars, the DIRTcar Modifieds will also be in action. Sunday will mark the second appearance ...

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Illinois State Fair Race Weekend Fast Approaching (August 17/18)

Traditional USAC, ARCA, Sportsman Races Highlight Last Weekend of Illinois State Fair (Springfield, IL) —Track Enterprises is proud to partner with the United States Auto Club, the Automobile Racing Club of America and UMP DIRTcar Racing to continue a tradition at the Illinois State Fair that dates back to 1905.  One hundred plus years of motorsports continues during the last ...

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SUNSHINE SWEEPS TERRE HAUTE ISW ROUND 5

  By: Richie Murray – USAC Media   Terre Haute, Indiana (July 24, 2019)………Tyler Courtney’s roller coaster ride of a week can just about be summed up by his eventful 30-lap adventure during Wednesday’s NOS Energy Drink Indiana Sprint Week round five at the Terre Haute Action Track.   During his pursuit of race leader Justin Grant on a restart ...

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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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Terre Haute IN Action Track Set For USAC Indiana Sprint Week

Terre Haute Action Track

Dorsett Automotive To Present Wednesday’s Don Smith Classic Indiana Sprint Week Brings USAC & Modifieds To Town (Terre Haute, IN) NOS Energy Drink Indiana Sprint Week is halfway complete and that means the stars of the USAC AMSOIL National Sprint Cars are heading to Western Indiana and the Terre Haute Action Track.  On Wednesday, July 24, the gates swing open ...

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Terre Haute IN Action Track Set For Fair Race Event

Terre Haute Action Track

Racing To Take Center Stage At Terre Haute Action Track Wednesday Sprints, Pro Lates, & Modifieds To Race At Vigo County Fair (Terre Haute, IN)  The Vigo County Fair at the Wabash Valley Fairgrounds is underway in Terre Haute, IN which means the Wednesday night fair race is set to go green.  The July 10 event will feature the BRANDEIS ...

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Tyler Erb Back in Lucas Oil Victory Lane

MIDDLEBOURNE, W.Va. (July 5, 2019) – For the first time since February, Tyler Erb returned to Lucas Oil Victory Lane on Friday night as he wired the field in the 25th annual Topless 50 at Tyler County Speedway.   Erb became the tenth different winner in as many visits by the Lucas Oil Late Model Dirt Series at Tyler County ...

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Marlar Conquers Independence 50 at Portsmouth

PORTSMOUTH, Ohio (July 4, 2019) – Mike Marlar ran away with the Independence 50 on Thursday night at Portsmouth Raceway Park – earning his third Lucas Oil Late Model Dirt Series win of the season.   At the drop of the green flag, Marlar sprinted to a comfortable lead and held the point for the entire race. Marlar had to ...

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