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After some doubts, home-state driver Vaught still on track to make a Show-Me 100 run

By Lyndal Scranton – WHEATLAND, Missouri (May 20, 2019) – Will Vaught’s dream of winning his biggest home-state race nearly turned into a nightmare. Major engine issues left Vaught wondering if he would even make the 90-minute haul to Lucas Oil Speedway. But thanks to some last-minute sponsors who stepped forward, Vaught will be on hand with plans on being ...

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Diamond Dozen: 12 memorable moments from 2018 Lucas Oil Speedway season

By Lyndal Scranton – WHEATLAND, Missouri (October 24, 2018) – Lucas Oil Speedway has wrapped up another season with many outstanding events in various styles of cars on the dirt track, the rugged trucks at the off road course and for the speedy boats at “Lake Lucas.” What were some of the events that fans will re-live during the offseason? ...

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Bloomquist solves Lucas Oil Speedway puzzle with sixth Show-Me 100 victory

WHEATLAND, Missouri (May 27, 2018) – At last, dirt-track racing legend Scott Bloomquist solved the Lucas Oil Speedway puzzle. Bloomquist took the lead on lap 69 when race leader Jimmy Owens spun and went on to win Saturday night’s 26th annual Show-Me 100 Presented by ProtecttheHarvest.com in front of a capacity crowd of 8,000 fans. It was Bloomquist’s record sixth ...

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Owens wins Tribute to Don and Billie Gibson on Night Two of Show-Me 100 weekend

By Lyndal Scranton – WHEATLAND, Missouri (May 26, 2018) – Jimmy Owens showed again why Lucas Oil Speedway is one of his favorite venues, driving to victory in Friday night’s Tribute to Don and Billie Gibson as the scene was set for Saturday night’s 26th annual Show-Me 100 Presented by ProtecttheHarvest.com. Owens, who has won four of the previous eight ...

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Bloomquist captures “Cowboy Classic” to open Show-Me 100 weekend at Lucas Oil Speedway

By Lyndal Scranton – WHEATLAND, Missouri (May 25, 2018) – Veteran Scott Bloomquist kicked off the 26th annual Show-Me 100 Presented by ProtecttheHarvest.com weekend in a big way Thursday night, rolling to a wire-to-wire victory in the “Cowboy Classic” at Lucas Oil Speedway. It was career feature win No. 596 for Bloomquist. “That 600 mark is coming up real soon, ...

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Who’s won the most and who could win his first? A dozen things to watch at Show-Me 100

By Lyndal Scranton – WHEATLAND, Missouri (May 22, 2018) – With the 26th annual Show-Me 100 Presented by ProtecttheHarvest.com only a couple of days away, here are 12 things to watch this weekend whether you’re headed to Lucas Oil Speedway or viewing on LucasOilRacing.TV or MAVTV Motorsports Network: 1 – This is the third year that full programs will be ...

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Lucas Oil Show-Me 100 Up Next at Lucas Oil Speedway

BATAVIA, OH (May 21, 2018) – One of dirt late model racing’s crown jewel events will take center stage this weekend at Lucas Oil Speedway.   The nation’s top dirt late model drivers will invade the state-of-the-art 3/8-mile oval, May 24-26 for the 26th edition of the Lucas Oil Show-Me 100 presented by ProtectTheHarvest.com. The event is co-sanctioned by the ...

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With Show-Me 100 just three weeks away, a limited number of three-day reserved passes remain

Lucas Oil Speedway

By Lyndal Scranton – WHEATLAND, Missouri (May 2, 2018) – With just three weeks remaining until one of Late Model dirt racing’s crown jewel events rolls into Lucas Oil Speedway, fans are reminded that a limited number of three-day reserved seats remain for the 26th annual Show-Me 100 Presented by ProtecttheHarvest.com. The Lucas Oil Late Model Dirt Series major is ...

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Show-Me 100 to air live from Lucas Oil Speedway on MAVTV Motorsports Network for the first time

WHEATLAND, Missouri (March 14, 2018) – For the first time in its 26-year history, the Show-Me 100 Presented by ProtecttheHarvest.com will be televised live. The Lucas Oil Dirt Late Model Series crown-jewel race program’s final night on May 26, from Lucas Oil Speedway, will be air live on the MAVTV Motorsports Network along with LucasOilRacing.TV. Show time is tentatively scheduled ...

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COMP Cams Super Dirt Series Unveils 2018 Schedule

Beebe, Arkansas (11/28/17) – The stars and cars of the COMP Cams Super Dirt Series (CCSDS) presented by Lucas Oil are going to be quite busy in 2018. The series’ 2018 schedule has officially been released and boasts 34 races at 15 different tracks in six states. The schedule includes nine $3,000-to-win events and six $5,000-to-win races. The tour will ...

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McCreadie captures “Tribute to Don and Billie Gibson” as Show-Me 100 weekend rolls on

WHEATLAND, Missouri (May 27, 2017) – Tim McCreadie made his first-ever victory at Lucas Oil Speedway a timely one Friday night. He hopes it sets the stage for something much bigger on Saturday. McCreadie, the veteran Dirt Late Model driver from Watertown, N.Y., beat four-time Show-Me 100 champion Jimmy Owens to capture the “Tribute to Don and Billie Gibson” to ...

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Pearson wins “Cowboy Classic” as Silver Anniversary Show-Me 100 weekend gets started

By Lyndal Scranton – WHEATLAND, Missouri (May 25, 2017) – Earl Pearson Jr. fired the first winning shot Thursday night as the 25th annual Show-Me 100 Presented by ProtecttheHarvest.com kicked off its three-night run at Lucas Oil Speedway. Pearson, of Jacksonville, Fla., led the final 24 laps to capture the opening-night “Cowboy Classic Presented by Hot Rod Processing,” outlasting Scott ...

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By the Numbers: 25 things to know about 25th annual Show-Me 100

Lucas Oil Speedway

WHEATLAND, Missouri (May 24, 2017) – With the Silver Anniversary Edition of the Show-Me 100 Presented by ProtecttheHarvest.com coming to Lucas Oil Speedway for three big nights, it’s time to take a quick look at the numbers. Fittingly, 25 numbers to know: 1 – There can be only one first-time winner. That honor went to Billy Moyer of Batesville, Ark., ...

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It’s here: Silver Anniversary Show-Me 100 rolls into Lucas Oil Speedway for three big nights

Lucas Oil Speedway

By Lyndal Scranton – WHEATLAND, Missouri (May 22, 2017) – One of the biggest weeks of the year for dirt-track racing has arrived and it’s a special Silver Anniversary edition rolling into Lucas Oil Speedway, Thursday-through-Saturday. The 2017 Show-Me 100 Presented by ProtecttheHarvest.com marks the 25th renewal of the crown-jewel event which began in 1993 at West Plains Motor Speedway. ...

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Strong captures featured USRA B-Mod event at Lucas Oil Speedway; Fennewald, Woods, Phillips also win

By Lyndal Scranton – Wheatland, Missouri (May 21, 2017) – Shawn Strong pulled away from Andy Bryant over the final seven laps after a race-long duel between the pair, capturing the featured Ozark Golf Cars USRA B-Mod main event Saturday night at Lucas Oil Speedway. Strong, of Republic, took home $500 for the win on Ozarks Coca-Cola/Dr. Pepper Night at ...

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Sam Hafertepe, Jr. Holds On For Lucas Oil ASCS Victory at St. Francois County Raceway

By Bryan Hulbert – FARMINGTON, Mo. (August 20, 2016) The debut of the Lucas Oil American Sprint Car Series presented by the MAVTV Motorsports Network at the St. Francois County Raceway came down to the final lap as Sam Hafertepe, Jr. narrowly held off local track champion, Joey Montgomery, at the line to win the Dean Adams Classic. Leading from ...

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