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Xtreme DIRTcar Series Shifts Cherokee Race to Sunday, Jan. 26

Creates huge Dirt Late Model weekend with Jan. 25 event at Cochran Motor Speedway   GAFFNEY, SC — Jan. 15, 2020 — In the midst of a rain-filled week, DIRTcar Racing and Cherokee Speedway officials decided to move this Saturday’s Drydene Xtreme DIRTcar Series event to next Sunday, Jan. 26, creating a huge weekend with a previously scheduled event on ...

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2019 DIRTcar Champions Crowned in Springfield!

Awards, speeches and more from the 2019 DIRTcar awards banquet Jordan DeLucia – SPRINGFIELD, IL – Jan. 11, 2020 – The 2019 DIRTcar Racing season officially came to a close on Saturday night with an evening of reflection, good food and great times at the Springfield Crowne Plaza. The big checks, tall trophies and engraved plaques handed out shone bright ...

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World of Outlaws Champion Brad Sweet, Fellow Drivers Honored At 2019 Banquet

CROWNING PRESENTATION: World of Outlaws Champion Brad Sweet, Fellow Drivers Honored At 2019 Banquet Close to $600,000 awarded to the 13 full-time World of Outlaws Sprint Car drivers and teams CONCORD, NC – Nov. 11, 2019 – The 2019 World of Outlaws NOS Energy Drink Sprint Car Series class of drivers traded their motley fire suits for classy jacket and ...

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BIG STAGE SUCCESS: First-time winners, returning stars shine at DRIVEN World Short Track Championship

BIG STAGE SUCCESS: First-time winners and returning stars shine bright at DRIVEN Racing Oil World Short Track Championship   From first female winner to undefeated champion, The Dirt Track at Charlotte had it all   CONCORD, NC — Nov. 2, 2019 — After 13 Features and four Invitationals with more than 400 racecars across nine divisions, the DRIVEN Racing Oil ...

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400 CLUB: Huge Car Count Turns Up Heat at DRIVEN World Short Track Championship Opener

More Than 400 Race Cars Turn Up the Heat on Opening Night of DRIVEN Racing Oil World Short Track Championship   CONCORD, NC — Nov. 1, 2019 — More than 400 race cars across nine divisions took to The Dirt Track at Charlotte on Friday for the opening round of DIRTcar Racing’s Fourth Annual DRIVEN Racing Oil World Short Track ...

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Special awards enhance this week’s DRIVEN Racing Oil World Short Track Championship at The Dirt Track at Charlotte

CONCORD, NC — Oct. 29, 2019 — This week’s DRIVEN Racing Oil World Short Track Championship features nine divisions of racing Oct. 31-Nov. 2 at The Dirt Track at Charlotte, where a number of special awards will add to the overall purse of more than $125,000.   First, one of the competitors will win Chevrolet Performance engine. Those who pre-registered ...

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Inman Takes Brewerton in Final DIRTcar Sportsman Tuneup for NAPA Super DIRT Week

By Bill Foley   CENTRAL SQUARE, NY — Oct. 10, 2019 — Kyle Inman, for the second time in less than a month, parked the 20K in Brewerton Speedway victory lane as the DIRTcar Sportsman Series brought down the curtain on the 2019 at the “D Shaped Dirt Track Demon.”   Starting fourth Inman marked his time in the early ...

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Matt Janczuk Rebounds for First Weedsport DIRTcar Sportsman Win

By Bill Foley WEEDSPORT, NY — Oct. 9 2019 — Utica-Rome Speedway Sportsman champion Matt Janczuk stood on Weedsport Speedway “Victory Hill” Wednesday night capturing his first feature event there in his 17 year racing career. Just 24 hours earlier Janczuk had seen his championship car destroyed at Utica-Rome in a multi-car pileup that just about dashed his hopes for ...

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Officials See Huge Car Count During NAPA Super DIRT Week Early Inspection

  Drivers across four divisions prepping for massive event at Oswego Speedway   By Chris Dolack, Joe Grabianowski and Billy Foley   OSWEGO, NY — Oct. 8, 2019 — Cars don’t hit the track until Wednesday afternoon at Oswego Speedway, and already 144 of them rolled through NAPA Auto Parts Super DIRT Week Early Bird Technical Inspection on Tuesday en ...

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Darrell Lanigan Leads the Way in Magnolia State Cotton Pickin’ Opener

Mega Event Draws to a Close on Saturday, September 28   Columbus, Mississippi (09/27/19) – Kentucky’s Darrell Lanigan cashed in first at the Country Pleasin’ Sausage Magnolia State Cotton Pickin’ 100 on Friday night at Magnolia Motor Speedway. The pilot of the GottaRace.com No. 29 Club 29 Race Car Super Late Model scored the $4,000 Super Late Model victory over ...

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Macon Speedway Season Finale Set For Saturday Night

Macon Speedway

Giveback To Fans Night Features Plenty Of Prizes (Macon, IL) One final night is left on the 2019 schedule for Macon Speedway and it’s this Saturday, September 28.  The BRANDT Season Finale presented by Dale’s Southlake Pharmacy will have six divisions racing for the special cup trophies.  In addition, plenty of prizes have been donated by area businesses for the ...

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Little Wins Feature, Series; Ewing Claims Championship

Macon Speedway

By BZ   (Macon, IL) For the final race of the 2019 season for the Decatur Building Trades Pro Late Models, the fans were entertained with back-and-forth motion for the lead by front row mates Dakota Ewing and Jake Little. Ewing, who had busted out early to the lead started to get slowed by the top side of the track ...

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Hancock Sweeps Modifieds Races at Macon Speedway 

Macon Speedway

By BZ (Macon, IL) Tim Hancock, Sr. has been dominating the scene in the Neal Tire & Auto Pro Modified class for the the last few years and now he has been entering his Pro Modified in the BillingsleyRewards.com Modified class and racing double duty for the last two seasons. Hancock has been able to score top five finishes in ...

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Seven Divisions of Action Plus Spectator Drags Saturday Night At Macon Speedway

Macon Speedway

  (Macon, IL) This coming Saturday night, September 7, Macon Speedway opens its gates, after a week off, to seven divisions of racing action.  In addition, the exciting Spectator Drags will be held on Taylorville/Lori Bedinger Night presented by Skeff Distributing.  The Hornet World Championship is also set for green. Headlining the night when it comes to racing will be ...

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Timothy Culp Surges for CCSDS Checkers at Jackson

Labor Day Classic Weekend Wraps Up Sunday Night at Magnolia Motor Speedway Byram, Mississippi (08/31/19) – Taking the lead with just 12 laps remaining, Timothy Culp charged to the COMP Cams Super Dirt Series (CCSDS) presented by Lucas Oil feature win on Saturday night at Jackson Motor Speedway. The $3,000 triumph marked his second series’ triumph of 2019. “I haven’t ...

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Morgan Bagley Motors to Crowley’s Ridge CCSDS Cash

Tripleheader Action Continues on Saturday at Jackson Motor Speedway Paragould, Arkansas (08/30/19) – For the first time in 2019, Texas’ native Morgan Bagley parked his No. 14 Super Late Model in Victory Lane with the COMP Cams Super Dirt Series (CCSDS) presented by Lucas Oil. The maiden voyage to Victory Lane came on Friday night in his first-ever trip to ...

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Eighth annual AAA Insurance NHRA Midwest Nationals September 27-29 at World Wide Technology Raceway

St. Louis-Metro East Mello Yello Drag Racing Series national event crucial to playoff contenders  August 29, 2019, St. Louis Region — The NHRA Mello Yello Drag Racing Series roars back to the St. Louis-Metro East region September 27-29 for the eighth annual AAA Insurance NHRA Midwest Nationals at World Wide Technology Raceway in Madison, Illinois. The world’s biggest names in ...

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