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Dennis Erb, Jr. Claims Top Ten at Magnolia; $50k DTWC Up Next

(CARPENTERSVILLE, ILLINOIS) Dennis Erb, Jr. and his #28 team rolled into Magnolia Motor Speedway in Columbus, Mississippi on October 10-11 for the annual running of the ‘Magnolia State Cotton Pickin’ 100.’ The unsanctioned mega-event drew a whopping 72 competitors to “The Mag” and all eyes were focused on the hefty $20,000 top prize. Dennis posted the fourteenth quickest lap overall ...

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Billy Moyer Sets Sights on Third Dirt Track World Championship Title at PRP

(BATESVILLE, ARKANSAS) Following a rare weekend off from racing action, Billy Moyer Racing (BMR) bolted into Magnolia Motor Speedway in Columbus, Mississippi on October 10-11 for the annual running of the ‘Magnolia State Cotton Pickin’ 100.’ The unsanctioned mega-event drew a whopping 72 competitors to “The Mag” and each driver had their focus set on bagging the hefty $20,000 winner’s ...

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Brian Shirley Leads Majority of Illinois State Championship; Finishes Third

Peoria Speedway

(HARRISBURG, ILLINOIS) Brian Shirley, of Chatham, Illinois, made his way to Peoria Speedway in Peoria, Illinois on Saturday evening, October 4 for the annual running of the ‘Illinois State Championship.’ Brian laid down the fourth quickest lap overall during the UMP qualifying session and later finished second in heat race action. The popular driver known as “Squirrel” then took the ...

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Jeep Van Wormer Nabs Top Five at Eldora Speedway; DTWC Up Next

Portsmouth Raceway Park

(PINCONNING, MICHIGAN) Jeep Van Wormer and the Iron Motorsports team invaded the famed Eldora Speedway in Rossburg, Ohio on Saturday evening, October 4 for the annual running of the ‘UMP Nationals.’ The UMP DIRTcar Series and American Late Model Series (ALMS) presided over the action at the “Big E” and a $5,000 top prize was on the line in the ...

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Josh Richards Cleared to Return to Racing

SHINNSTON, W. Va. (Oct. 1 2014) – Three-time World of Outlaws Late Model Series Champion Josh Richards announced today that doctors have cleared him to return to racing after medical issues have kept him out of the car this season. Richards plans to be back behind the wheel of his Mark Richards Racing owned, Valvoline/Seubert Calf Ranches sponsored machine this ...

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Dennis Erb Jr. Leads the Optima Batteries Hard Charger of the Year Point Standings

Lucas Oil Late Model Series

WAYCROSS, GA (September 8, 2014) – In the chase for the Optima Batteries Hard Charger of the Year award on the Lucas Oil Late Model Dirt Series, Dennis Erb Jr of Carpentersville, IL holds a slim lead over Jared Landers of Batesville, AR. With five races left to complete in the 2014 season, Erb is looking to earn additional awards ...

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Dennis Erb, Jr. Fourth in $25k Hillbilly 100; Eyes Globe Trophy this Weekend at Eldora

Eldora Speedway

(CARPENTERSVILLE, ILLINOIS) Dennis Erb, Jr. and his #28 team ventured to the states of Ohio and West Virginia with the Lucas Oil Late Model Dirt Series for a trio of high-profile Labor Day holiday weekend showdowns from August 29-31. On Friday night at Attica Raceway Park in Attica, Ohio, Dennis ran fourth in his heat race prior to nabbing a ...

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Dennis Erb, Jr. Nabs Top Tens in Scorcher and Whiskey City 50

Lucas Oil Late Model Series

(CARPENTERSVILLE, ILLINOIS) Dennis Erb Racing followed the Lucas Oil Late Model Dirt Series trail to the states of Tennessee and Indiana from August 21-23 for a pair of $10,000 to win shootouts. On Thursday night at the ultra-fast Volunteer Speedway in Bulls Gap, Tennessee, a strong contingent of Super Late Models piled into the pit area for the annual ‘Scorcher.’ ...

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Lucas Oil Late Model Dirt Series Preparing for Huge Labor Day Weekend of Racing

Lucas Oil Late Model Series

WAYCROSS, GA (August 27, 2014) – The Lucas Oil Late Model Dirt Series gets back in action this weekend with 3 big Labor Day weekend events. The LOLMDS will compete at three different venues this weekend with over $165,000 in prize money up for grabs. The series will start the weekend with a visit to Attica Raceway Park in Attica, ...

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Lucas Oil Late Model Dirt Series Heads to the Midwest this Weekend for Two Big Shows

Lucas Oil Late Model Series

WAYCROSS, GA (July 9, 2014) – The Lucas Oil Late Model Dirt Series, coming off four exciting races in front of record spectator crowds last week, will head back to the Midwest this weekend for a pair of single day shows. The premier national tour for dirt late models will make its second visit of the year in Pontoon Beach, ...

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Dennis Erb Racing Eyes Macon, Granite City, and Wheatland this Week

Lucas Oil Late Model Series

(CARPENTERSVILLE, ILLINOIS) Dennis Erb Racing, fresh off a very busy holiday weekend, is preparing their equipment and putting the finishing touches on their Barry Wright racecar for three more high-profile programs this week (July 10-12) in the states of Illinois and Missouri. Dennis Erb, Jr. has decided to enter tomorrow night’s annual ‘Herald & Review 100’ at the mighty Macon ...

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Bloomquist Back in Lucas Oil Victory Lane at Portsmouth Raceway Park

Lucas Oil Late Model Series

PORTSMOUTH, OH (July 4, 2014) – Scott Bloomquist returned to victory lane on Friday Night at tonight’s “Independence 50” at Portsmouth Raceway Park. Bloomquist, in the Ole Smoky Moonshine, Sweet-Bloomquist Ford, led all 50-laps in winning his third LOLMDS event of 2014. He beat 3-time and reigning series champion Jimmy Owens by two car lengths at the finish. “I was ...

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Dennis Erb, Jr. Strong in Summer Nationals Events; Back on Lucas Oil Grind this Week

Lucas Oil Late Model Series

(CARPENTERSVILLE, ILLINOIS) Dennis Erb Racing traveled through the states of Tennessee, Kentucky, Missouri, and Illinois with the UMP DIRTcar Summer Nationals tour from June 25-29. With Mother Nature taking the win on Friday evening at Paducah International Raceway in Paducah, Kentucky, Dennis Erb, Jr. officially put four races into the record book. In those four events, Dennis finished inside of ...

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Four Big Events in Four Days for Lucas Oil Late Model Dirt Series to Celebrate July 4th Holiday Week

Lucas Oil Late Model Series

WAYCROSS, GA (June 27, 2014) – The Lucas Oil Late Model Dirt Series prepares for a huge week of racing to celebrate the July 4th Holiday week with four single day events at four different venues. The premier national tour for super late models will start off the week of racing in Markleysburg, PA at Roaring Knob Motorsports Complex on ...

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I-77 Speedway to Host Hillbilly Hundred Sanctioned by the Lucas Oil Late Model Dirt Series

Lucas Oil Late Model Series

Waycross, GA (December 5, 2013) – The Lucas Oil Late Model Dirt Series and famed promoter Carl Short are pleased to announce the location for this year’s Hillbilly Hundred. The Hillbilly Hundred will return to the state of West Virginia at I-77 Raceway Park in Ripley, WV on Sunday August 31st. The 46th Annual Hillbilly Hundred will pay $25,000 to ...

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Jimmy Mars Wraps Up 2013 Season with Dirt Track World Championship

MENOMONIE, WI (October 24) – Jimmy Mars and his #28 team concluded their 2013 campaign on October 18-19 with the 33rd Annual ‘Dirt Track World Championship’ at the Portsmouth Raceway Park in Portsmouth, Ohio. The $50,000 to win crown jewel extravaganza drew a strong 79 car field to the southern Ohio speedplant. On Friday night, Jimmy started his weekend by ...

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Dennis Erb, Jr. Blitzes to Eighth in DTWC; Finishes Fifth in LOLMDS Points

CARPENTERSVILLE, IL (October 24) – Dennis Erb Racing wrapped up the 2013 version of the Lucas Oil Late Model Dirt Series schedule on October 18-19 with the 33rd edition of the ‘Dirt Track World Championship,’ which boasted a whopping $50,000 top prize. A strong field of 79 competitors converged on Portsmouth Raceway Park in Portsmouth, Ohio for the crown jewel ...

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Iron Motorsports Closes Out 2013 Racing Season with $50k DTWC at Portsmouth

(PINCONNING, MICHIGAN) Jeep Van Wormer and the Iron Motorsports team wrapped up their 2013 campaign on October 18-19 in the 33rd Annual ‘Dirt Track World Championship’ at the Portsmouth Raceway Park in Portsmouth, Ohio. The Lucas Oil Late Model Dirt Series once again presided over the $50,000 to win crown jewel event, which drew a strong 79 car field to ...

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