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Five First Time Winner Highlight 35th Annual Lucas Oil Tulsa Shootout

Bryan Hulbert – TULSA, Okla. (January 4, 2020) Wrapping up the 35th annual Lucas Oil Tulsa Shootout with 55 laps in the Outlaw A-Feature, three different leaders and a first-time winner capped off a run of five first time winners on Saturday night. Thomas Kunzman to the early lead with Jonathan Beason in second, Kunzmen rolled to a half-second advantage ...

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35th Lucas Oil Tulsa Shootout Down To The Final Run

Bryan Hulbert – TULSA, Okla. (January 3, 2020) Three days, 252 individual races, and 2,196 laps later, the stage is nearly set for the finale of the 35th annual Lucas Oil Tulsa Shootout. Looking at a run of 65 events on Saturday, the final day of competition will begin with Restricted A-Class B-Features. A quick review of Friday’s action, 90 ...

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POWRi Lucas Oil National Midgets Unveil 2020 Schedule

Belleville, IL – The POWRi Lucas Oil National Midget League campaign rolls out a 39-event schedule, tackling 2020 with the tour invading Arkansas, Illinois, Indiana, Missouri, Oklahoma, and Wisconsin. An action-packed 2020 includes a handful of first-time events, historic midget jewels, and traditional POWRi outings. As has been tradition for the past several years, the POWRi Lucas Oil National Midgets ...

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35th Annual Lucas Oil Tulsa Shootout Works Past Halfway Point

Bryan Hulbert – TULSA, Okla. (January 2, 2020) With 162 of 318 races in the books, the 35th annual Lucas Oil Tulsa Shootout is just past the halfway point with 157 Heat Races and five Qualifiers contested since the event kicked off on Wednesday evening. Amounting to 1,306 laps to green flag action, the stage is set for Friday to ...

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Outlaw Non-Wing and Restricted Heats Open 35th Lucas Oil Tulsa Shootout

Bryan Hulbert – TULSA, Okla. (January 1, 2020) Sailing through 48 Heat Races to open the 35th annual Lucas Oil Tulsa Shootout, action got underway on Wednesday night with Outlaw Non-Wing and Restricted A-Class taking center stage at the Tulsa Expo Raceway. A total of 406 drivers saw action between the two featured divisions Wednesday night from 275 Municipalities, across ...

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35th Annual Lucas Oil Tulsa Shootout Sets Entry Record

Bryan Hulbert – TULSA, Okla. (December 31, 2019) With check-in set to expire around Noon on Wednesday, January 1, 2020, the 35th annual Lucas Oil Tulsa Shootout has already set a new entry record with 1,384 entries turned in for the “Mecca of Micros”. Set in 2016, the previous record was 1,251 entries. Looking at the numbers by class, Non-Wing ...

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Iowa Sprint League joins the POWRi Team

BELLEVILLE, IL. (Dec. 23, 2019) Fresh off an outstanding Inaugural season the Iowa Sprint League looks to continue their success, as they will now be joining the Performance Open Wheel Racing Incorporated sanctioning body. With POWRi as a sanctioning body the POWRi Lucas Oil Iowa Sprint Car League will primarily run throughout the Midwest focusing on Iowa, Missouri, and parts ...

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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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KEVIN THOMAS, JR. BACK IN THE #9K FOR 2020 USAC SPRINT SEASON

By: Richie Murray – USAC Media Speedway, Indiana (December 4, 2019)………Kevin Thomas, Jr. will return to the KT Motorsports No. 9K for the full 2020 USAC AMSOIL National Sprint Car campaign with sponsorship from McDonald’s and Dr. Pepper. Thomas, of Cullman, Ala., made his USAC National Sprint Car debut aboard the No. 9K in 2009, won his first career USAC ...

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Johnny Herrera cowboys up at Vado Speedway Park in POWRi Sprint Car competition

By Bryan Hulbert – With nearly an inch of rain dropping on the Vado Speedway Park surface prior to the Inaugural Turkey Bowl, wily veteran Johnny Herrera rode the ruts and flew threw traffic to grab the win in his first visit to the southern New Mexico oval. “I’m really glad my family was able to be here tonight. They ...

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Whitwell Wins Again at CAS Desert Thunder Nationals!

Lonnie Wheatley, CASA GRANDE, Ariz. (November 23, 2019) – After wiring the field on Friday night, R.C. Whitwell upped his game with an even more dominant performance in Saturday’s second leg of Central Arizona Speedway’s Sixth Annual Desert Thunder Nationals by romping to IMCA Modified victory lane in a non-stop 25-lapper atop the 3/8-mile clay oval. Whitwell wasn’t the only ...

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COURTNEY SPRINTS TO BACK-TO-BACK WESTERN WORLD WINS

  By: Richie Murray – USAC Media   San Tan Valley, Arizona (November 16, 2019)………One year ago, Tyler Courtney had a view from the other side of the spectrum at the season finale.  There, his nearest combatant in the title chase collected a feature win while he celebrated a USAC AMSOIL National Sprint Car championship.   Saturday’s 2019 season finale ...

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Lucas Oil Speedway tentative 2020 schedule includes oval, off road and drag boat racing

WHEATLAND, Missouri (November 7, 2019) – Lucas Oil Speedway has released its 2020 tentative schedule and it includes something for everyone with motorsports events planned on three different venues at the complex – and even a professional bull ride.Along with the 13-week Weekly Racing Series, which General Manager Danny Lorton calls “the backbone of our schedule,” there’s at least one special ...

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Steel City Stampede at Lernerville – Recap

2019 Steel City Stampede Saturday Night Recap SARVER, PA – Oct. 19, 2019 – 700 scored laps. 324 cars. 15 divisions. Three days of nothing but the finest racing action that Lernerville Speedway is known to provide. The 11th edition of the DIRTcar Round-up “Steel City Stampede” kicked off on Thursday night with a round of open practice for the 158 ...

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B-Mods battle for big bucks at Tri-City Speedway’s B-Mod Bash this weekend!

Pontoon Beach, IL (October 14th, 2019) The 5th Annual Willie’s Tires B-Mod Bash double header rolls off this Thursday, Friday & Saturday, October 17-19. The B-Modifieds will battle for a $3,000-to-win payout both Friday & Saturday. The event will kick off on Thursday, Oct 17th with open practice for all classes. There will be a complete program each night on Friday ...

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JASON LEFFLER MEMORIAL RACE PREVIEW

Wayne City, Illinois (October 14, 2019)………Four past winners are in this year’s lineup for the sixth running of the USAC NOS Energy Drink National Midget Jason Leffler Memorial this Thursday night, October 17, at Wayne County Speedway in Wayne City, Illinois.   Tyler Thomas (Collinsville, Okla.) enters as the reigning race winner at 1/8-mile dirt bullring in southern Illinois.  He ...

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LAST DANCE FOR USAC SPRINTS IN THE MIDWEST AT TERRE HAUTE

By: Richie Murray – USAC Media Terre Haute, Indiana (October 9, 2019)………The last dance.  The last chance.  One more time for USAC AMSOIL National Sprint Car racing in the Midwest before heading westward bound comes to Indiana’s Terre Haute Action Track this Friday night, October 11.  It’s the first of two nights of racing at the track as the World ...

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