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Bummer at The Hummer: King of America KO’d by COVID-19

HUMBOLDT, Kansas–Kansas Governor Laura Kelly on Tuesday announced two executive orders regarding the COVID-19 pandemic. Kelly’s latest executive order follows the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention’s recommendation to limit group gatherings to no more than 50 individuals in a single area. “This is a difficult but essential step to further encourage social distancing and stem the spread of COVID-19,” ...

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Springfield Raceway Results – 3/7/20

Dirt Mini Late Models A Feature 1 00:00:00 Pos Start Driver Hometown Car 1 3 Art Westbrook Afton, OK 0 2 1 Scott Sopha Ketchum, OK 07 3 4 Eric Hawkins Ozark, MO 99H 4 5 Angela Sopha 09HER 5 6 Tom Scroggins Neosho, MO 1/4 6 2 Wyatt Sopha 08 7 7 Randell Sopha Kileen, TX 477 Heat 1 ...

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Indoor Racing Routinely Produces First-Time USAC Midget Winners

By: Richie Murray – USAC Media   Du Quoin, Illinois (February 27, 2020)………What’s the deal with indoor races producing new winners in the USAC NOS Energy Drink National Midget ranks over the last six-and-a-half decades?   Is it based mainly on the fact that the tracks are usually on the smallish side, which produces tight racing where the variables for ...

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53 nights at 30 dirt ovals dot 2020 USMTS slate

By Jeff Nun – The schedule is set with 53 dates at 30 unique dirt ovals confirmed for the 2020 United States Modified Touring Series schedule and the 22nd season for the world’s Best of the Best in dirt modified racing. With a new season on the horizon and new decade underway, it’s only fitting that the 2020 campaign will ...

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34th Chili Bowl Nationals Qualifying Nights Released Along With New Pole Dash Format

  Bryan Hulbert – TULSA, Okla. (January 5, 2020) With less than a week before teams begin rolling into the River Spirit Expo Center for the 34th annual Lucas Oil Chili Bowl Nationals presented by General Tire, the Qualifying Nights have been laid out. While each night’s lineup of talent is subject to change, the five nights leading up to ...

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World of Outlaws Set to Star at All-New I-70 Speedway

Tickets on sale now for World of Outlaws’ historic return to Odessa, MO ODESSA, MO – Dec. 18, 2019 – For the first time in almost 40 years, the World of Outlaws NOS Energy Drink Sprint Car Series on May 30 will return to I-70 Motorsports Park. Race fans can now purchase tickets to the exciting Missouri Outlaw Showdown, which ...

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Central Missouri Speedway Unveils Full Throttle 2020 Race Schedule!

Central Missouri Speedway December 17, 2019 For Immediate Release (Warrensburg, Missouri) Central Missouri Speedway (CMS) is pleased to unveil its 2020 race schedule, which features 26 nights of racing from April through September. Events include 14 nights of “weekly championship racing” along with 12 nights of “special-events” racing! The 2020 season marks the Silver Anniversary of track operations for owners ...

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2020 USAC NATIONAL SPRINT SCHEDULE RELEASED

By: Richie Murray – USAC Media   Speedway, Indiana (December 11, 2019)………Forty-six events at 23 different venues across 14 states dot the USAC AMSOIL National Sprint Car calendar for the 2020 season with many of the familiar favorites joining a bevy of racetracks making their return to the schedule.   For the 11th consecutive season, the series begins the campaign with ...

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World of Outlaws NOS Energy Drink Sprint Cars will hit 24 states on the more than 80-race tour

2020 SCHEDULE: New Venues, Familiar Favorites World of Outlaws NOS Energy Drink Sprint Cars will hit 24 states on the more than 80-race tour CONCORD, NC – The World of Outlaws NOS Energy Drink Sprint Car Series will bring The Greatest Show on Dirt to more than 80 races across 24 states for the 2020 tour. From the continuation of iconic ...

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2019 USAC NATIONAL MIDGET SEASON IN REVIEW

By: Richie Murray – USAC Media   Speedway, Indiana (December 5, 2019)………With the 64th USAC NOS Energy Drink National Midget season in the books, we reflect on the most balanced season in recent times in terms of the variety of venues and the number of teams and drivers who stepped to the forefront to compete at an elite level throughout the ...

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2019 USAC AMSOIL NATIONAL SPRINT CAR YEAR IN REVIEW

By: Richie Murray – USAC Media   Speedway, Indiana (December 5, 2019)………In his eighth full season with the series, youthful C.J. Leary became USAC’s newest first-time champion as well as the third youngest USAC National Sprint Car driver champion behind only Bryan Clauson and Levi Jones, who were both just slightly younger at the same age of 23.   In ...

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First Run Of Entries Revealed For 34th Lucas Oil Chili Bowl Nationals

Bryan Hulbert – TULSA, Okla. (November 25, 2019) With the first 101 entries confirmed, and we’re not talking Dalmatians, the entry list for the 34th annual Lucas Oil Chili Bowl Nationals presented by General Tire has been released. Taking place January 13-18 atop the clay of the Tulsa Expo Raceway in Tulsa, Okla. eight of the entries received thus far ...

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Lucas Oil MLRA Reveals 2020 Tour Schedule

Media Contact: Billy Rock Wheatland, Missouri (November 18, 2019) – With the final chapter of the 2019 Lucas Oil MLRA season firmly in the record books, series officials have hit the ground running and are excited to release their upcoming schedule for the 2020 racing season.  Comprised of twenty-three events the series will tackle a total of eleven different venues ...

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Bleess’ awesome autumn continues with Grant Junghans Memorial win; BShepp runner-up

On a history-making night at the 81 Speedway where crew members, fans and racers honored the late Grant Junghans and paid tribute to hall-of-fame promoter C. Ray Hall, a young driver from Chatfield, Minnesota, named Jacob Bleess forever etched his name into dirt modified racing lore. With the champagne still not dry on the Featherlite Fall Jamboree trophy he took ...

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R.C. Whitwell wins the Duel in the Desert at Las Vegas!

November 16th, 2019 A Modifieds A Feature 1 40 laps | 00:24:43.781 Pos Start Driver Hometown Car 1 3 RC Whitwell Tucson, AZ 96T 2 10 Jake O’Neil Tucson, AZ 0 3 4 Cody Laney Torrance, CA 5L 4 8 Tim Ward Chandler, AZ 4TW 5 12 Jason Hughes Watts, OK 112 6 5 Chaz Baca Mesa, AZ 75JR 7 ...

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Cody Laney & Ethan Dotson take Duel in the Desert wins!

November 15th, 2019 A Modifieds A Feature 1 25 laps | 00:25:26.777 Pos Start Driver Hometown Car 1 7 Cody Laney Torrance, CA 5L 2 4 Tim Ward Chandler, AZ 4TW 3 12 Jake O’Neil Tucson, AZ 0 4 21 Ricky Thornton Jr Adel, IA 20RT 5 8 Kellen Chadwick Oakley, CA 83 6 25 Jason Beaulieu Campbell River, BC ...

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Sanders shoots down challengers at Chisholm Trail Showdown; BShepp to 4th

Rodney Sanders rolled to his 11th main event victory of the season Friday as the United States Modified Touring Series kicked off the final weekend of the season with the 3rd Annual Chisholm Trail Showdown at the 81 Speedway in Park City, Kansas. Coming into the night as the newly-crowned and now three-time USMTS National Champion, Sanders emerged from a ...

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