Home --> Tag Archives: sprint cars (page 30)

Tag Archives: sprint cars

Tanner Thorson sweeps Tri-City Speedway’s Gold Crown Midget Nationals; Brad Loyet sweeps MOWA Sprints also!

CLICK HERE FOR MORE PHOTOS FROM TRI-CITY SPEEDWAY! Granite City, Illinois…Tanner Thorson was the overwhelming favorite to take Saturday’s $10,000-to-win “Gold Crown Midget Nationals” 40-lap finale after winning the night’s dash to earn the pole, but he didn’t take the easy route to win it. After bouncing over the cushion on lap 23 and flattening his right-rear tire, Thorson pitted ...

Read More »

Tanner Thorson & Brad Loyet take wins at Tri-City Speedway’s Gold Crown!

CLICK HERE FOR MORE PHOTOS FROM TRI-CITY SPEEDWAY’S GOLD CROWN MIDGET NATIONALS! Granite City, Illinois…Tanner Thorson made a statement on Friday night with a resounding victory in the night’s 25-lap Honda National Midget main event to kick off the “Gold Crown Midget Nationals.” The Minden, Nevada driver was on top of points after heat races and qualifying races, which included ...

Read More »

Jonathan Cornell Scores at Scotland County Speedway with ASCS Warriors; Parkinson wins WAR event!

MEMPHIS, Mo. (September 4, 2015) The Speedway Motors ASCS Warrior Region brought Sprint Cars back to the Scotland County Speedway for the first time since 2001 on Friday night with Sedalia’s Jonathan Cornell coming from fifth for his third Warrior Region win of the 2015 season. Bringing his career win count to 25 with the Speedway Motors ASCS Warrior Region, ...

Read More »

Lincoln Speedway Changes Hands

Twelve years after a dream of building a promoting a race track, race track owner/promoter Norm Horn is ready for days of relaxation and rest. On Thursday, September 3, an agreement was reached between Horn and Macon’s Bob Sargent to turn full operation of Lincoln Speedway over to Sargent’s Track Enterprises Inc. The move will align Sargent with two tracks ...

Read More »

Driver Versatility Big Part of DuQuoin Motorsports History

DuQuoin State Fair

DuQuoin, IL (September 1, 2015)-by Jay Hardin Track Enterprises When A.J. Fike drove to victory lane in the SuperChevyStores.com-Allen Crowe 100 ARCA Racing Series event at the Illinois State Fair two weeks ago, he walked into the auto racing history books in front of a live TV audience as one of a select group of racing drivers who have displayed ...

Read More »

Kenny Mudd, Payton Looney, and Jon Melloway Fly ULMA Checkers!

Sam Stoecklin ULMA Public Relations September 1, 2015 Lucas Cattle Company ULMA Late Model racing is quickly winding down for the 2015 season but the action on the track is still going strong as drivers compete for championship points. Last week, two tracks hosted three events with Randolph County Raceway (RCR) in Moberly, Missouri playing host to both a Friday ...

Read More »

St. Francois County Raceway 8-29-2015 Recap

What a night! Wow! Nearly 100 cars, tons of give aways throughout the night from awesome drivers and amazing fans, just an all-around good time at the ol’ dirt track. Fan Appreciation Night was rained out last week, so we picked up right where we left off and had it this week instead. At intermission, the fans got to go ...

Read More »

$6 Ladies’ Admission On Tap For Macon Speedway Saturday

Macon Speedway

6 Classes Scheduled For Action Packed Night   Much to the delight of racing fans in Central Illinois, Macon Speedway held a fan appreciation night this past Saturday that allowed admission for just $6.  This coming Saturday, September 5, the ladies will get back-to-back cheap nights, with another $6 show.  Six divisions of racing are on tap including the return ...

Read More »

5th Annual Diamond Drag Boat Nationals and MLRA Larry Phillips Memorial This Weekend!

Lucas Oil Speedway

WHEATLAND, MO (September 1st, 2015) – Don’t let the summer end!! Help us keep the spirit of summer alive at the 5th Annual Diamond Drag Boat Nationals this weekend at Lucas Oil Speedway! Our annual end-of-summer celebration is a massive surf-and-turf extravaganza, with MLRA Late Model Dirt Track racing and the 250 mile-per-hour top fuel hydros scorching Lake Lucas, all ...

Read More »

Danny Lasoski Motors to Moberly Win with FVP National Sprint League!

Moberly, MO, August 28, 2015 – For the first time in 25 years, 410 sprint cars roared around the high banks of Randolph County Raceway near Moberly, Missouri.  Danny Lasoski and Terry McCarl remember those events years ago, and they waged a battle for the lead Friday night in front of a large crowd.  Lasoski would emerge victorious, registering his ...

Read More »

Kody Swanson takes Tony Bettenhausen 100 at Springfield!

Springfield, Illinois…….Kody Swanson joined exclusive company on Saturday afternoon at the Illinois State Fairgrounds, as he became the seventh driver to go back-to-back in the “Tony Bettenhausen 100” with a spirited drive from 16th to a dominant win. It was the third win of the season for the defending series champion, which puts him at 11 career wins to tie ...

Read More »

Illinois State Fair Bettenhausen Entry List Large, Swelled by Illini Entrants

Illinois State Fair

Defending Winner, Large Bettenhausen Entry List Head for Illinois State Fair Entry List Bolstered by ILLINI PRIDE Springfield, IL August 18, 2015 (By Jay Hardin Track Enterprises)- The largest entry list in 8 years for the Tony Bettenhausen 100 USAC Silver Crown Series event Saturday at the Illinois State Fairgrounds has the racing scene buzzing as does the fact that ...

Read More »

TA/Petro Fan Appreciation Night Presented by Ozarks Sports Zone this Saturday at Lucas Oil Speedway!

Lucas Oil Speedway

WHEATLAND, MO (August 18th, 2015) – Travel Centers of America, Petro Stopping Centers, and Ozarks Sports Zone team up to present Fan Appreciation Night at Lucas Oil Speedway this Saturday, August 22nd! Food and drink specials will be featured throughout the evening plus it’s the second and final $uper $aver $pecial Night of the season as (4) Admissions, (4) Hot ...

Read More »

At A Glance: The World of Outlaws Sprint Car Series Takes on the 55th Annual FVP Knoxville Nationals presented by Casey’s General Store

Donny Schatz leads the way as the winner of eight of the last nine Knoxville Nationals KNOXVILLE, Iowa – Aug. 11, 2015 – The biggest week in sprint car racing is here as the greatest drivers from around the world converge on Knoxville (Iowa) Raceway for the 55th Annual FVP Knoxville Nationals presented by Casey’s General Store, August 12 to ...

Read More »

Schatz Scores 22nd Win at Monroe Shocks & Struts Prelude to the Ironman

CLICK HERE FOR MORE PHOTOS FROM FEDERATED AUTO PARTS RACEWAY AT I-55! Battles Joey Saldana and holds off Shane Stewart to score his first win at the track since 2006 PEVELY, Mo. – Aug. 7, 2015 – Donny Schatz became the seventh different winner in the last seven World of Outlaws Sprint Car Series features at Federated Auto Parts Raceway ...

Read More »

Dusty Zomer Zooms to Victory Lane on Night #2 of the Knoxville 360 Nationals!

by Bryan Hulbert and Bill Wright Knoxville, IA, August 7, 2015 – A stacked field of drivers made the call for night-two of the Arnold Motor Supply 360 Knoxville Nationals presented by Great Southern Bank with Dusty Zomer capturing his fifth career victory in 360cid competition at the famed half-mile. The second time Zomer has stood atop the podium on ...

Read More »

DOUBLE-X SPEEDWAY – Race Results 8-2-15

August 2, 2015 The final checkered flag has fallen at Double X Speedway in California, MO for 2015. All in attendance were “Racing for a Reason” to promote autism awareness. This event saw fundraising efforts helping to provide funds for autism awareness, organized by sprint car driver TJ Muths and his family. A highlight for many in attendance was the ...

Read More »