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Sheppard & Rocket1 Racing Headed for History

HITTING THEIR STRIDE: Sheppard & Co. On Pace to Break Single-Season Wins Record   INDEPENDENCE, IA – July 2, 2019 – With Series points leader Brandon Sheppard picking up his ninth victory in 17 races last Friday at the Terre Haute Action Track, the Rocket1 Racing team now boasts a win percentage of just under 53 percent in World of ...

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Race Week at a Glance: Terre Haute Action Track

DRIVEN TO SUCCEED: Indiana Racer Kent Robinson Takes on World of Outlaws and Summer Nationals Stars Friday at Terre Haute   TERRE HAUTE, IN — June 24, 2019 — As a former World of Outlaws Morton Buildings Late Model Series Rookie of the Year contender in 2012, Kent Robinson is certainly no stranger to strong competition. In fact, it drives ...

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World of Outlaw Late Model Race Week – Firecracker 100

SARVER, PA — June 17, 2019 — First came the Firecracker, then came the party. Now in the 13th year, the two are synonymous. For three nights at Lernerville Speedway beginning this Thursday, race fans will set up camp for the biggest Dirt Late Model event in Pennsylvania and party all day around the races each night. There’s a concert ...

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Gustin outduels Mars to score second Masters victory

NEW RICHMOND, Wis. (June 15)–Ryan Gustin battled mechanical gremlins from the time he left his home in Marshalltown, Iowa, on Thursday afternoon through early Saturday evening, but when the big money was on the line Saturday night ‘The Reaper’ exorcised the demons and bolted to his second Masters title in three years. After a tight three-way battle between early leader ...

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Phillips reels in rain-delayed USMTS Friday feature Saturday at Masters

NEW RICHMOND, Wis. (June 15)–The last USMTS win for Terry Phillips came last November in a rain-shortened Summit USMTS Southern Nationals, and his next came in a rain-delayed 40-lap feature Saturday evening at the Cedar Lake Speedway during the conclusion of night #2 of the 20th Annual Masters presented by Allstar Performance. A heavy downpour around 10 p.m. Friday night ...

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Sorensen the USMTS Master on opening night at Cedar Lake

NEW RICHMOND, Wis. (June 13)–Three nights of fierce racing kicked off Wednesday with opening night at the 20th Annual Masters presented by Allstar Performance at the Cedar Lake Speedway, and the competitors will be hard-pressed to exceed the bar they set tonight. A spectacular 40-lap main event saw Jimmy Mars steal the lead from Dereck Ramirez just shy of the ...

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Jonathan Davenport & Shane Clanton take Friday prelim wins at Eldora Speedway’s Dream – 6/7/19

ROSSBURG, Ohio (June 7) — A pair of Georgians ruled Dream XXV preliminary action Friday at Eldora Speedway. By the end of the two 25-lap, $10,000-to-win features at the Tony Stewart-owned half-mile, both Jonathan Davenport of Blairsville, Ga., and Shane Clanton of Zebulon, Ga., were simply gone with the wind. Davenport, the 2015 Dream winner, won Friday’s first feature, while ...

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Rickey Weiss wins Thursday 2nd Dream Prelim Feature!

ROSSBURG, OH – June 6, 2019 – The 25th running of the Dirt Late Model Dream started out with everything the Dirt Late Model world was hoping for on a Thursday night – clear skies, warm weather and a record car-count not seen in 7 years. The only thing left on the list was some incredible racing from the industry’s ...

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STLRacing.com Top 25 Dirt Super Late Model Rankings

by Don Martin                    6.3.2019 Below are the STLRacing.com Top 25 Dirt Late Model Rankings as we enter the 25th Annual Dream at Eldora Speedway.   This past weekend Brandon Sheppard and Jonathon Davenport continued their winning ways.   Sheppard picked up the World of Outlaw win at Lancaster while Davenport picked up a preliminary win at Magnolia Motor Speedway in Columbus, ...

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Outlaws Take on Cochran and Lancaster

Race Week at a Glance – Another Trip Down South More tough local competition awaits the Outlaws at Cochran and Lancaster CONCORD, NC – May 29, 2019 – The World of Outlaws Morton Buildings Late Model Series takes on the challenge of two tracks new to the tour this weekend, first on Friday, May 31, at Cochran Motor Speedway and ...

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Tanner English Tabbed as Big Frog Motorsports Full-Time Driver

Kentucky Racer To Contend for Southern Nationals Title Ocala, Florida (05/29/19) – Florida-based, Big Frog Motorsports is pleased to announce that Tanner English has been hired as the full-time driver of the team’s M&W Transport No. 58 Dave’s Towing/ XR1 Rocket Chassis/ Clements Racing Engine Super Late Model. “We decided back in April to run a few races together to ...

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Dennis Erb, Jr. Vaults to Top Five in Farmer City 74; Three Race Weekend Ahead!

(CARPENTERSVILLE, ILLINOIS) Dennis Erb, Jr., of Carpentersville, Illinois, was one of the 52 entrants that pulled through the pit gate at Farmer City Raceway in Farmer City, Illinois on Friday night, May 10 for the annual running of the ‘Farmer City 74.’ The Schaeffer’s Oil MARS Racing Series presided over the single-day throwdown at the 1/4-mile bullring and a $10,000 ...

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WoO LATE MODEL RACE WEEK AT A GLANCE – A BUCKEYE STATE BASH

Outlaws face a tough local field in back-to-back races CONCORD, NC – MAY 15, 2019 – The World of Outlaws Morton Buildings Late Model Series is gearing up for back-to-back events this weekend in Ohio, on Friday at Muskingum County Speedway and Saturday at Wayne County Speedway. And who better to make some noise in the Buckeye State than one of the most experienced ...

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Race Week – First in Flight 100 at Fayetteville

The field prepares for its first 100-lap event of the season FAYETTEVILLE, NC – May 8, 2019 – The World of Outlaws Morton Buildings Late Model Series flies into Fayetteville Motor Speedway on Friday and Saturday, May 10-11, at the for the second running of the First in Flight 100. Standing as one of the more unique events on the Series ...

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Fairbury Speedway – FALS Cup Opening Night  – IT’S ON !!

BY Don Martin                             5.3.2019 I just spoke with Fairbury American Legion Speedway Promoter Matt Curl and one of the most anticipated opening nights for a Weekly Racing Program I can ever remember kicks off this Saturday night.     Matt said all systems are GO and they are racing and the FALS Cup begins tomorrow night. The pits and track are ...

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Six Races Are on the WoO Late Model Schedule in May, Beginning With Cherokee and Lavonia

CONCORD, NC – April 29, 2019 – The World of Outlaws Morton Buildings Late Model Series kicks off a busy month of May this Friday and Saturday at Cherokee Speedway and Lavonia Speedway, with South Carolina-native Chris Madden hoping some home-cooking is what he needs to put himself in victory lane for the first time this season. A two-time Series ...

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STLRacing.com Top 25 Dirt Super Late Model Rankings

by Don Martin                    4.25.2019 Below are the STLRacing.com Top 25 Dirt Late Model Rankings as we enter the last week of April.  The Highlight of last week Bobby Pierce won the Slocum 50 at 34 Raceway located in Burlington, Iowa.   The event was sanctioned by the MLRA and paid over $10,000 to win.   Chase Junghans won the MLRA event ...

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