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ASCS Southwest Headlines at Central Arizona Speedway

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ASCS Southwest Headlines at Central Arizona Speedway TULSA, Okla. (May 27, 2015) Round eight on the 2015 season for the ASCS Southwest Region sees the series return to the Central Arizona Speedway in Casa Grande, Ariz. on Saturday, May 30 with drivers vying for a $1,500 payday thanks to Torco Fuels. The series second of three scheduled stops at the Arizona oval, the first round of competition served as the Southwest Region’s season opener on February 14 with New Mexico’s Rick Ziehl picking up the win over Lorne Wofford and Billy Chester. Leading regional standings going into the Saturday affair,…

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Lucas Oil ASCS On Track For Three Nights across Kansas and Nebraska

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Lucas Oil ASCS On Track For Three Nights across Kansas and Nebraska TULSA, Okla. (May 26, 2015) Three nights of action await drivers and fans of the Lucas Oil American Sprint Car Series presented by MAVTV American Real, as the National Tour takes on the Salina Speedway in Salina, Kan. on Friday, May 29 followed by the Hinchman Racewear Eagle Nationals on Saturday, May 30 in Eagle, Neb., and finally the series debut at the Belleville High Banks in Belleville, Kan. on Sunday, May 31. The series fourth visit to the Salina Speedway, three previous visits has yielded the same…

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CRSA SERIES RETURNS TO ORANGE COUNTY FAIR SPEEDWAY SATURDAY

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Oneonta, New York…The CRSA Sprint Tour is heading back to the historic “Hard Clay” of the Orange County Fair Speedway in Middletown, New York Saturday. This will be the tour’s second appearance at the speedway. Earlier in May Corey Sparks took his car to Victory Lane in a hard fought battle with Jeremy Quick, Scott Goodrich, Kyle Smith, and Mike Kiser. The upcoming event will be the second of five races at Orange County Fair Speedway's 5/8 mile oval and the fourth race of the E&H Services / Esposito's Lawn & Garden "Southern Tier Challenge. After last Friday’s exciting feature…

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CRA Off Until June 13 at Perris; Vander Weerd Stars in “Salute to Indy”

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CRA OFF UNTIL JUNE 13 AT PERRIS; VANDER WEERD STARS IN "SALUTE TO INDY" The AMSOIL USAC/CRA Sprint Cars are "off" until June 13 when they return to Perris (Calif.) Auto Speedway. Mike Spencer has a 25-point lead over Matt Mitchell after the most recent series race last Saturday night at the PAS. Richard Vander Weerd of Visalia, Calif. continued his mastery of Perris Auto Speedway Saturday night, winning the 40-lap "Salute to Indy." Scoring his third victory in four starts at Perris this season, Vander Weerd passed Mitchell on lap three and led the rest of the way in…

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Western HPDs Back to LVMS Bullring Saturday

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    Cody Jessop and Dylan Nobile lead the USAC HPD Midgets back to the Las Vegas (Nev.) Motor Speedway Bullring Saturday in this week's only HPD activity. Jessop has the top spot in the HPD Western standings while Nobile sits atop the HPD Western Pavement standings. Saturday is "Hometown Heroes Night" and Nobile returns to the site of his March 21 victory. Jessop finished second in that race. UPCOMING EVENTS **SATURDAY, MAY 30, 2015** SERIES: USAC Western HPD Midgets TRACK: The Bullring at Las Vegas Motor Speedway (Las Vegas, NV) TRACK ADDRESS: 7000 Las Vegas Blvd N, Las Vegas,…

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Auto Value Sprints Invade Salem Banks Saturday

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Saturday's "Eddie Gilstrap Motors Sprint Car Legends Classic" at the Salem (Ind,)Speedway is the next stop in the 2015 USAC Auto Value Bumper to Bumper Sprint Car series and features USAC's return to the historic half-mile paved oval after a hiatus of five years. Shane Hmiel won the last USAC outing at Salem, which has hosted a total of 136 races since 1956. Bobby Santos holds a one-point lead over Kyle Edwards in the 2015 standings following thee April 10 series opener at Pensacola, Fla. Saturday's race will mark the first appearance of the winged Sprint cars under USAC sanction…

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West Coast Sprints at Tulare Saturday Sussex, Johnson Split “Salute to Indy” Glory

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Danny Faria Jr. leads the USAC West Coast Sprint cars to Thunderbowl Raceway in Tulare, Calif. Saturday night and he hopes to repeat his victory of two weeks ago at the same track. He enters the race with a 52-point lead over Ryan Bernal, a three-time winner so far this season. Series point leader R.J. Johnson and Stevie Sussex recorded USAC Southwest Sprint Car feature victories in last week's two-night "Salute to Indy" at Canyon Speedway Park in Peoria, Ariz. Johnson's victory on Sunday night was his 23rd under USAC sanction in the state of Arizona as he passed Mike…

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Midgets Invade Plymouth Dirt Track For 2 Nights

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Darren Hagen has the only Honda USAC National Midget victory ever posted at Plymouth (Ind.) Speedway, the host of this week's back-to-back Friday andSaturday night races. Hagen, who leads the 2015 Honda USAC National standings, scored a spectacular last-lap victory over Kyle Hamilton at Plymouth in 2012 when the track was paved. This year will be different, as the track surface is now dirt! Tracy Hines, whose USAC Triple Crown resume lacks only a National Midget title, is just eight points behind Hagen in the standings entering this week's races. Hines was the second fastest qualifier and finished third in…

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Can Ohio sweep podium again against the World of Outlaws?

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Attica, Ohio – Last year the sprint car stars of the Buckeye State defended their home turf against the invading World of Outlaw teams when they came to Attica Raceway Park. The big question this year is can it happen again when “The Greatest Show on Dirt” comes to Attica on Friday, May 29th? Last year “The Low Rider” Dale Blaney took the Kistler Engines Classic over former Attica track champion Craig Mintz who came from his 13th starting position, and another former track champion Dean Jacobs, who led the first 29 laps. Blaney joined Steve Kinser and Donny Schatz…

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Rain Postpones Memorial Day World of Outlaws Sprint Car Series Event at Lawrenceburg Speedway

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Rain Postpones Memorial Day World of Outlaws Sprint Car Series Event at Lawrenceburg Speedway The track and series officials are evaluating the potential for a makeup date LAWRENCEBURG, Ind. - May 25, 2015 - Rain has postponed the Memorial Day World of Outlaws Sprint Car Series event at Lawrenceburg (Ind.) Speedway. The track and the World of Outlaws officials are evaluating future potential dates for the event. An announcement will be made at a later time regarding the potential for that date. Questions about tickets for the event can be directed to the Lawrenceburg Speedway track ticket office by calling…

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Shaffer wins thriller for $10,000 at Fremont All Star event

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Shaffer wins thriller for $10,000 at Fremont All Star event Clark sweeps 305 sprint weekend; Matt Foos finds victory lane in trucks FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Sunday, May 24, 2015 Contact: Brian Liskai Liskai2x@roadrunner.com By Brian Liskai FREMONT, Ohio – In any sport when you struggle you start to question yourself…you lose confidence. Sprint Car racing can amplify that feeling. Just ask Tim Shaffer. The former four time University of Northwestern Ohio All Star Circuit of Champions titlist won only one series event last year and this year has struggled. But, Shaffer and his Bryan Grove Racing team rolled up their…

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McGee, Becerra, Lambert and Schuck notch first 34 Raceway wins of 2015

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McGee, Becerra, Lambert and Schuck notch first 34 Raceway wins of 2015 By Dana Royer/34 Raceway BURLINGTON, IA – (5-23-15) – A beautiful night for racing brought out the cars (97) and the race fans to 34 Raceway Saturday night May 23 with four of the six classes taking to the track seeing drivers getting their first wins of the year. Dean McGee, Galesburg, Il. (IMCA Modifieds), Austen Becerra, Carthage, Il (Sport Mods), Brandon Lambert, Carthage, Il (4 Cylinders), and Aaron Shuck, Joliet, Il. (IMRA Midgets) all raced to their first wins of 2015 at 34. Jayson Ditsworth, Gladstone, Il,…

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Rich Eichelberger, Gene Knaub and Greg Diehl Win Williams Grove Speedway Saturday Features

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Rich Eichelberger, Gene Knaub and Greg Diehl Win Williams Grove Speedway Saturday Features Mechanicsburg, PA May 24, 2015 Rich Eichelberger broke a string of mechanical issues by winning the Williams Grove Speedway Saturday Night Series Blazer’s Body Shop Super Sportsman feature.  His $1,400 victory came in the 25-lap Bill Heckert Memorial championship. Rich Eichelberger began the event on the outside of the front row. Cautions on laps one and two slowed the event’s pace.  On the third lap contact with another car sent Scott Geesey’s machine, Geesey winner of the first two shows, into the third turn fencing.  The contact…

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McFadden gets 2nd All Star win to open Fremont Speedway double-header Clark nabs 3rd 305 sprint victory; Sautter earns 3rd late model victory

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McFadden gets 2nd All Star win to open Fremont Speedway double-header Clark nabs 3rd 305 sprint victory; Sautter earns 3rd late model victory FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Saturday, May 23, 2015 Contact: Brian Liskai Liskai2x@roadrunner.com By Brian Liskai FREMONT, Ohio – A year ago, James McFadden blew into Fremont Speedway and earned his first University of Northwestern Ohio All Star Circuit of Champions victory. The Brisbane, Australia resident returned to Fremont Saturday and led all 30 laps to capture his second career series win on Abdoo Brothers Demolition Night. In fact, in the past 48 hours McFadden has two podium finishes…

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Beaver Dam Raceway results 5/23/15

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Beaver Dam Raceway Choice Insurance Legends 5/23/2015 A-Main: 1. Cody Apfelbeck (Burnett, WI), 2. Michael Mueller (Waupun, WI), 3. Kim Clover (Waupun, WI), 4. Ryan Mech (Greenfield, WI), 5. Johnny Kringas (Homer Glen, IL), 6. Francesca Hoch (Columbus, WI), 7. Nathan Chitko (Beaver Dam, WI), 8. Joseph Johnson (Slinger, WI), 9. Nelson Stewart (Avon, IN), 10. Timothy Vargo (Wisconsin Dells, WI), 11. Justin Pearson (Burnett, WI), 12. Christopher Flick (Beaver Dam, WI), 13. Warren Ropp (Kalona, IA), 14. Scott Wiegele (Milwaukee, WI), 15. Bryce Bailey (Cedar Rapids, IA), 16. Chris Hoedel (Greenfield, WI), 17. Tim Franz (Oshkosh, WI), 18. Gary…

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Make It 11: Donny Schatz Wins at The Dirt Track at Charlotte

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CONCORD, N.C. - May 22, 2015 - The 2015 season is still young but Donny Schatz and his Tony Stewart/Curb-Agajanian Racing team have made a statement about their strength and intensity. The team has notched five of the last seven wins and at Friday night's Circle K/NOS Energy Drink Outlaw Showdown at The Dirt Track at Charlotte, Schatz scored his 11th World of Outlaws Sprint Car Series victory of the season. With 28 features now in the books, the Bad Boy Buggies team heads into the summer months with the momentum they need to try to make history. "Keep in…

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Kulhanek Breaks Through at Waco with ASCS Gulf South

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WACO, Texas (May 22, 2015) After an inauspicious start to his 2015 season, five time Gulf South Series Champion, Ray Allen Kulhanek, parked his O.E.M No. 21t in Victory Lane at the Heart ‘O Texas Speedway with the Southern Trailer Works ASCS Gulf South Region presented by Griffith Truck and Equipment. Charging from eighth to win, Kulhanek was stalked through the field by Kevin Ramey from ninth. Series point’s leader, Scottie McDonald stood on the bronze step with Raven Culp and Lane Whittington completing the top-five. Michael Lane was sixth with John Pate, Michael McNeil, Claude Estes, and Marcus Thomas…

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Williams Grove Speedway Results 5/22/15

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May 22, 2015 Feature Finishes: 410 sprints, 25 laps: 1. Brian Montieth, 2. Danny Dietrich, 3. Lucas Wolfe, 4. Greg Hodnett, 5. Aaron Ott, 6. Don Kreitz Jr., 7. Stevie Smith, 8. Alan Krimes, 9. Steve Buckwalter, 10. Lance Dewease, 11. Rodney Westhafer, 12. TJ Stutts, 13. Austin Hogue, 14. Brock Zearfoss, 15. Ryan Wilson, 16. Frankie Herr, 17. Rick Lafferty, 18. Glenndon Forsythe, 19. Jay Galloway, 20. Tim Glatfelter, 21. Pat Cannon, 22. Daryl Stimeling, 23. Justin Barger, 24. Cory Haas DNQ: Troy Fraker, Jay Reichard 305 sprints, 20 laps: 1. Tyler Reeser, 2. Zach Newlin, 3. Steve Storrie,…

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Bridgeport Speedway Results 5/22/15

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270 Micro Sprints 1)       Rich Keller  2) Sean Huesser  3) Lee Reinhardt  4) Tyler Reinhardt  5) John Blanda  6) Colin Bustard  7) Steve Coslop  8) Luke Fogg  9) Roland Saxton  10) Dana Lamothe  11) Dave Nelson  12) Dan Massey  13) Ryan Wozunk  DNS – Wayne Scott Servpro Woodbury-Deptford 4 Cylinders 1)      Joe King, Jr.  2) Michael Bently   3) Laura Jogn  4) Chris Sammons  5) Keith McKinley  6) Art Knapp 600 Wingless Micro Sprints 1)      Chris Locuson  2) Sam Locuson  3) Lee Nardelli  4) Sam Lamothe  5) Rob Vivona  6) Jermain Godshall  7) Ed Barber, III  8) Carl Locuson …

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Make It 11: Donny Schatz Wins at The Dirt Track at Charlotte

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Make It 11: Donny Schatz Wins at The Dirt Track at Charlotte David Gravel scores best finish with new team, Daryn Pittman battles onto the podium CONCORD, N.C. - May 22, 2015 - The 2015 season is still young but Donny Schatz and his Tony Stewart/Curb-Agajanian Racing team have made a statement about their strength and intensity. The team has notched five of the last seven wins and at Friday night's Circle K/NOS Energy Drink Outlaw Showdown at The Dirt Track at Charlotte, Schatz scored his 11th World of Outlaws Sprint Car Series victory of the season. With 28 features…

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ASCS Red River at Devil’s Bowl Rained Out

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ASCS Red River at Devil's Bowl Rained Out MESQUITE, Texas (May 22, 2015) With an already wet week and a forecast calling for continued heavy rain throughout Friday and Saturday, the Edwards family has made the call to cancel events on Saturday, May 23 at the Devil's Bowl Speedway with the American Bank of Oklahoma ASCS Red River Region presented by Smiley's Racing Products as there will be no way to dry the Pits enough to allow rigs onto the grounds. Racing on Friday, May 22 a the Timberline Speedway is still good to go, and offers drivers a shot…

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KODY SWANSON GOES BACK-TO-BACK WITH HOOSIER HUNDRED WIN

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KODY SWANSON GOES BACK-TO-BACK WITH HOOSIER HUNDRED WIN Indianapolis, Indiana...Kody Swanson etched his name in the record books as a two-time "Hoosier Hundred" winner on Thursday night at the Indiana State Fairgrounds, as he distanced himself from the field over the final laps to earn his tenth career Silver Crown Series victory, tying him for ninth on the all-time list with Mike Bliss and Gary Bettenhausen. Swanson started from the pole after taking the ProSource "Fast Time Award," but a first-corner tangle slowed the initial start of the race, and A.J. Fike claimed the lead as the race finally hit…

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Pauch Jr. Strikes Back In SpeedSTR’s; Buckwalter Nabs 600 Sprint Victory; Kurtz Quick In Action Track USA Mains On May 20

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Kutztown, PA -  On Sunday, May 17, WWE presented a Pay-Per-View event titled "Payback". Billy Pauch Jr. must have noticed.   Three nights later Pauch Jr. continued that theme, scoring some payback of his own in winning the USAC All Pro SpeedSTR main event at the JeffreyHogueRealtor.com Action Track USA on the Kutztown Fairgrounds in a racing program sponsored by Rita's Italian Ice of Blandon, Shillington, and Kutztown.   Joining Pauch Jr. in the winner's circle were Tim Buckwalter, who captured the King of No Wing Shootout,  a 40-lap feature for the Pioneer Pole Building Wingless 600cc Sprints powered by…

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ASCS National Tour Returning to Salina Speedway May 29

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  TULSA, Okla. (May 21, 2015) Looking to get action back on track, the Lucas Oil American Sprint Car Series presented by MAVTV American Real will see three nights of competition across the states of Kansas and Nebraska with events kicking off on Friday, May 29 at the Salina Speedway in Salina, Kan. Not to be confused with the Salina Highbanks in Oklahoma, which will see action on Saturday, June 6, the three-eighths mile oval first hosted the Lucas Oil ASCS National Tour in 2012 with Tennessee’s Kevin Swindell picking up his first National Tour triumph after a thrilling battle…

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At A Glance: Brad Sweet Builds Consistency through 2015 Season’s First Third

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CONCORD, N.C. - May 21, 2015 - Brad Sweet, the reigning Kevin Grobecht Rookie of the Year recipient, entered 2015 with a new crew chief and a goal to build consistency and success. With 27 World of Outlaws Sprint Car Series races in the books, Sweet sits third in the points and has two wins on the year - one at Volusia Speedway Park during DIRTcar Nationals and another at Calistoga Speedway. By any measure, the year has so far been successful for the second year team - especially when considering at this point last year, they sat sixth in…

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World of Outlaws: Memorial Day: May 25th

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The World of Outlaws Sprint Car Series is set to return to Lawrenceburg Speedway for the Memorial Day Spectacular presented by KOI Auto Parts on Monday, May 25th. Reserved Seating Tickets are on sale now! PURCHASE TICKETS, CLICK HERE You can also purchase tickets over the phone by calling 812-539-4700 Tickets will also be available the day of the event. EVENT DAY TIMES: Pit Gate: 2:00pm Front Gate: 4:00pm Hot Laps: 6:00pm Prices: Reserved Seating-Main Grand Stand $35 (all seats) General Admission: Turns 1 & 2/Back Stretch Area Adult: $30 Kids 7-12: $7 6 & Under: FREE Pit Pass: $45 (all ages) PURCHASE TICKETS,…

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Quick Summary Race Results from Kutztown’s JeffreyHogueRealtor.com Action Track USA on 5/20/2015

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USAC All Pro SpeedSTR Feature, 30 laps: 1.Billy Pauch Jr., 2.Billy Pauch Sr., 3.Mike Mahaney, 4.Jeff Strunk, 5.Larry Solomon, 6.Kyle Lick, 7.Kevin Graver Jr., 8.Steven Nederostek, 9.Jay Hartman, 10.Frank Cozze, 11.Matt Janisch, 12.Mike Bednar, 13.John Bockhorn, 14.Sammy Piazza, 15.Kris Graver, 16.Brandon Grosso, 17.Frank Yankowski, 18.Earl Paules, 19.Ryan Krachun, 20.Damon Paul, 21.Jason Miller, 22.Dale Planck, 23.Tim Iulg, 24.Tim Buckwalter, 25.Brad Brightbill, 26.Kenny Brightbill, 27.Doug Manmiller, 28.Wayne Weaver. DNQ: Andy Haus, Rick Kirkendall, Mike Vermeulen, Joe Vaccaro, Nick Baer, Tom Kunsman Jr., Jason Esterly, Joey Thomson. Pioneer Pole Building Wingless 600cc "King of No Wing" Sprint Feature, 40 laps: 1.Tim Buckwalter, 2.Eddie…

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After a Fourth Place Finish, Nardelli Remains on Top of the Wingless 600cc Micro-Sprints Standings at Bridgeport Speedway

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Sicklerville, NJ (May 20, 2015) – After finishing fourth in the 20-lap feature on Friday, May 15, Lee Nardelli remains on top of the wingless 600cc Micro-Sprint standings at Bridgeport Speedway. Prior to this event, Nardelli had no major mechanical issues but that changed this past weekend. Following warm-ups, a coolant hose broke on his wingless 600cc Micro-Sprint. The team scrambled to make the necessary repairs in time for his heat race. With the mechanical woes solved, the Bridgeton, NJ driver went on to win his heat race. Starting seventh in the main event, Nardelli slipped back to tenth place…

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Threepeat: Daryn Pittman Wins Third in a Row at New Egypt Speedway

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Threepeat: Daryn Pittman Wins Third in a Row at New Egypt Speedway NEW EGYPT, N.J. - May 19, 2015 - When it comes to New Egypt Speedway, one World of Outlaws Sprint Car Series driver stands out among the rest. On Tuesday night, Daryn Pittman again proved he is the man to beat at New Egypt as he scored his third win in the last three series appearances there. Through the 30 lap Jersey Outlaw Showdown feature Pittman battled through traffic and held off Shane Stewart and ultimately Donny Schatz. "You work for all these wins," Pittman said. "None of…

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Weekly Racing Series Round Two This Friday, May 22

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(May 19, 2015) – Ohsweken, Ontario – Ohsweken Speedway’s 20th season of racing continues this Friday, May 22 with the second round of the track's 2015 weekly racing series. The Corr/Pak Merchandising 360 Sprint Car, Strickland’s GMC Crate Sprint Car, Affordable Towing & Recovery Thunder Stock, HRW Automotive Mini Stock, & Gale’s Auto Aftermarket Bomber divisions will all be part of the show. CORR/PAK MERCHANDISING 360 SPRINT CARS 2008 track champion Keith Dempster has the early lead in the 360 Sprint Car standings following a runner-up finish to invader Parker Price-Miller in last Friday night's season opener. Mitch Brown, defending…

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3 HUGE RACES OVER NEXT 4 DAYS!!!

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THE USAC NIGHT BEFORE THE 500 STARTS at 12:00 NOON!     The USAC Silver Crown Championship returns to Lucas Oil Raceway to headline the traditional "Night Before the 500" along with the USF200 and PRO MAZDA Series on Saturday May 23rd.   The Schedule of activities for the event has been shifted around so race fans can enjoy all what Indianapolis has tho offer on Indy 500 Race Weekend.  Fans can get a full day of racing action at Lucas Oil Raceway starting at 8:00 am with Practice for all three Series,  followed by Qualifying at 10amand racing action at 12:00 noon!   USACNATION…

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Cap Henry Breaks into FAST Win Column at Attica

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Attica, Ohio – Cap Henry has had a fast sprint car all season. For one reason or another – bad qualifying run or bad pill draw or some other little problem saw him have to pass a lot of cars during a night of racing only to be kept from victory lane.   That all changed Friday on American Powersports Night at Attica Raceway Park. The Bellevue, Ohio driver blasted under Dale Blaney on the second lap of the feature and then held off a late race challenge to capture the win in the O’Reilly Auto Parts 410 sprint feature.…

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Seth Bergman Wins Thriller in Lubbock With The ASCS Red River Region

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LUBBOCK, Texas (May 15, 2015) For the fourth time in 2015, and second time with the American Bank of Oklahoma ASCS Red River Region presented by Smiley’s Racing Products, Washington’s Seth Bergman parked the Oil Field Equipment and Manufacturing No. 23 in Victory Lane; topping action at the Lubbock Speedway. Jumping to the lead from the front row, Bergman would surrender the top spot in the opening laps to team mate, Joe Wood, Jr. Keeping the No. 23 to a half straight-a-way disadvantage for most of the race, slower traffic would be the deciding factor in Lubbock as the pair…

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Gas City AMSOIL USAC National Sprint Car Results

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Gas City, Indiana...Brady Bacon held on in a frenetic 30-lapper Friday at Gas City I-69 Speedway, edging past a last-lap Thomas Meseraull slidejob through the final set of corners to take his third AMSOIL National Sprint Car victory of the season. Meseraull cut under fellow front-row starter Jon Stanbrough off turn-two to take the opening lead, as most of the field stuck to the bottom half of the quarter-mile. Dave Darland was on the move early, as he ducked past Stanbrough for the second spot on lap four. A large lead for Meseraull was erased on lap eight with a…

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All Star Circuit of Champions Announces 2015 Series Partners

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INDIANAPOLIS (May 15, 2015) – The All Star Circuit of Champions announced today partnerships with several corporations for the 2015 campaign, including the extension of their relationship with the University of Northwestern Ohio (UNOH), which will continue to be the Series’ title sponsor for the third consecutive year.   “The All Star Series has always been right in our back yard (Lima, OH) and provides our students a great opportunity to extend their classroom education”, said Dr. Jeffrey Jarvis, UNOH President, “Guy (Webb) always treated us well and we are looking forward to growing the relationship to another level with…

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Meitzler Memorial Wins To T. Buckwalter (SpeedSTR), Pauch Jr. (Wingless 600’s), and B. Bieber (All Star Slingshots) As Kutztown’s Action Track USA Kicks Off 2015 Season In Grand Style

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Kutztown, PA - The JeffreyHogueRealtor.com Action Track USA on the Kutztown Fairgrounds kicked off its 2015 racing season on Wednesday, May 13, with wins going to Tim Buckwalter (USAC All Pro SpeedSTR's), Billy Pauch Jr. (Pioneer Pole Building Wingless 600 Sprints powered by Engler Injection Systems), and Brett Bieber (NAPA Auto Parts All Star Slingshots) as the speedway presented its annual Goldie and Elton Meitzler Memorial Race.   The Meitzler Memorial is the traditional season opener at the Berks County oval, and co-promoters Rich Tobias and Doug Rose were rewarded with a sunny, albeit somewhat chilly, day on Wednesday. The…

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At A Glance: Hodnett, Dietrich Sound Off on the Morgan Cup

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After Williams Grove Speedway the Outlaws head north to Weedsport Speedway and New Egypt Speedway CONCORD, N.C. - May 14, 2015 - Historic Williams Grove Speedway welcomes the World of Outlaws Sprint Car series tomorrow and Saturday nights as the Outlaws battle the Pennsylvania Posse for the right to take home the coveted Morgan Cup. Since 2011 the sterling silver trophy has been in Outlaw hands. Daryn Pittman, Donny Schatz and Steve Kinser have all claimed the trophy on behalf of the touring drivers. As the Posse tries to change the trend of recent history, two of Pennsylvania's own, Greg…

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ASCS Frontier at Electric City Speedway Cancelled

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GREAT FALLS, Mont. (May 14, 2015) With near frigid temperatures and continued rain in the forecast, events at the Electric City Speedway on Friday, May 15 and Saturday, May 16 with the ASCS Frontier Region have been cancelled. This marks the second week that the 2015 season opener has been delayed due to cold and rain. There is no word yet on whether or not the race will be rescheduled. The Frontier Region will try to get the season rolling at BMP Speedway on Friday, May 29 and Saturday, May 30. The race dates were added after the original season…

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Results from the Goldie & Elton Meitzler Memorial Race on Wednesday, May 13

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USAC All Pro SpeedSTR Feature, 30 laps: 1.Tim Buckwalter, 2.Billy Pauch Jr., 3.Doug Manmiller, 4.Jay Hartman, 5.Jeff Strunk, 6.Mike Bednar,  7.Mike Mahaney, 8.Larry Solomon, 9.Tim Iulg, 10.Dale Planck, 11.Frank Yankowski, 12.Brandon Grosso, 13.John Bockhorn, 14.Earl Paules, 15.Andy Haus, 16.Jason Miller, 17.Joey Thompson, 18.Kevin Graver Jr., 19.Joe Vaccaro, 20.Brad Brightbill, 21.Billy Pauch Sr., 22.Damon Paul, 23.Sam Piazza, 24.Kyle Lick, 25.Chris Graver, 26.Stephen Nederostek, 27.Frank Cozze, 28.Kenny Brightbill, 29.Rick Kirkendall. DNQ: Ryan Krachun, Jason Esterly, Mike Vermuelen, Nick Baer, Wayne Weaver, Ray Nemeth, Matt Janisch. Pioneer Pole Building Wingless 600 Sprint Feature, 30 laps: 1.Billy Pauch Jr., 2.James Morris, 3.Tim Buckwalter, 4.Tommy…

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USAC Champs Hood, Tyler Return for the “Hoosier Hundred”

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Two of USAC's greatest champions, Rickey Hood of Phoenix, Ariz. and Brian Tyler of Mount Pleasant, N.C., will make their return to the USAC Silver Crown Championship Series to compete in next week's "Hoosier Hundred" at the Indiana State Fairgrounds in Indianapolis.   Round two of the 2015 championship is scheduled Thursday night, May 21, and this year's expanded field provides a true challenge for Hood and Tyler. Tyler's last Silver Crown start came in the 2013 "Tony Bettenhausen 100" in Springfield, Ill. while 19 years have passed since Hood's last appearance, also at Springfield, in 1996.   Tyler, USAC's…

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Speacial Fan Discount for NIght Before the 500

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The USAC Silver Crown Championship returns to Lucas Oil Raceway to headline the traditional "Night Before the 500" along with the USF200 and PRO MAZDA Series on Saturday May 23rd.   The Schedule of activities for the event has been shifted around so race fans can enjoy all what Indianapolis has tho offer on Indy 500 Race Weekend.  Fans can get a full day of racing action at Lucas Oil Raceway starting at 8:00 am with Practice for all three Series,  followed by Qualifying at 10am and racing action at 12:00 noon!   USACNATION can get $5:00 off advance ticket purchases by using the Promo…

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Outlaws vs. Posse – Greatest Rivalry In All Of Motorsports?

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Outlaws vs. Posse - Greatest Rivalry In All Of Motorsports? By: Pete MacDonald This week the greatest rivalry in all of racing gets fueled up when the World of Outlaws Sprint Cars invade for their first Eastern Swing of the 2015 season to take on the Pennsylvania Posse. Fans and drivers alike have been pledging their allegiance all week on various forms of social media boasting about who will come out on top when all is said and done. No doubt about it that Pennsylvania has some of the toughest competition in the country when it comes to competing with…

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NARDELLI CONTINUES TO LEAD THE WINGLESS 600CC MICRO-SPRINT POINT STANDINGS AT BRIDGEPORT SPEEDWAY

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NARDELLI CONTINUES TO LEAD THE WINGLESS 600CC MICRO-SPRINT POINT STANDINGS AT BRIDGEPORT SPEEDWAY Sicklerville, NJ (May 12, 2015) – After three point races in the wingless 600cc Micro-Sprint division at Bridgeport Speedway, Lee Nardelli continues to lead the standings in the chase for the 2015 championship. After taking the checkered flag in the first two point events that took place on the last two Fridays in April, Nardelli competed in the third contest awarding points at the Southern New Jersey raceway on Friday, May 8. The night started off on a high note as Nardelli won his heat race. Starting…

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Plenty of incentives for Attica stars to defend turf against World of Outlaws

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Plenty of incentives for Attica stars to defend turf against World of Outlaws ATTICA, Ohio – When the World of Outlaws Sprint Series invades Attica Raceway Park on Friday, May 29th not only will the Attica stars be gunning for the $10,000 top prize in the 40 lap Kistler Engines Classic they will also be racing for some big bonus money.   Any driver in the top 20 in the weekly Attica point standings after May 15th will be eligible for the following cash and contingency bonus’s of over an additional $10,000:   The bonus program will be if anyone…

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ASCS Frontier On Tap at Electric City Speedway

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ASCS Frontier On Tap at Electric City Speedway TULSA, Okla. (May 11, 2015) After bitter cold and rain put an end to the original opening weekend for the 2015 season with the ASCS Frontier Region, the North’s finest Sprint Car drivers will make the trip to the Electric City Speedway in Great Falls, Mont. for a double-header in the Montana Sprint Car Shootout. Since the region’s inception in 2013, the Electric City Speedway has seen 14 events with eight winners. Joe Ramaker holds the lions share with six to his credit. Phil Dietz is the only other multi race winner…

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ASCS Red River Region Sets Sights On Lubbock and Lawton

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ASCS Red River Region Sets Sights On Lubbock and Lawton TULSA, Okla. (May 10, 2015) The American Bank of Oklahoma ASCS Red River Region presented by Smiley’s Racing Products returns to action this weekend with the season’s only appearance at the Lubbock Speedway in Lubbock, Texas on Friday, May 15 and first of three dates at the Lawton Speedway in Lawton, Okla. on Saturday, May 16. Last taking on the three-eighths mile Lubbock Speedway on July 11, 2014, Oklahoma’s Jake Martens picked up his first to two ASCS Regional victories on the 2014 season with a certain sense of redemption…

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UNOH All Stars set for triple header weekend First ever appearance at Plymouth followed by 2 events at Fremont

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UNOH All Stars set for triple header weekend First ever appearance at Plymouth followed by 2 events at Fremont FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Tuesday, May 12, 2015 By Brian Liskai FREMONT, Ohio – The University of Northwestern Ohio All Star Circuit of Champions will get back to action with a huge triple-header weekend of racing May 22-24. It all begins Friday, May 22 when the series invades the three-eighths mile banked dirt oval of Plymouth Speedway in Plymouth, Ind., for the Earl Gaerte Classic. It marks the first time in the track’s history that 410 cubic inch powered winged sprint cars…

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At A Glance: The Opening Shot of the Outlaws vs. Posse Battle The World of Outlaws Sprint Car Series takes on the Gettysburg Clash at Lincoln Speedway

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At A Glance: The Opening Shot of the Outlaws vs. Posse Battle The World of Outlaws Sprint Car Series takes on the Gettysburg Clash at Lincoln Speedway CONCORD, N.C. - May 11, 2015 - This week the World of Outlaws Sprint Car Series heads east into Central Pennsylvania where the opening shots in the 2015 battle between the Outlaws and the Posse will be fired. First up is Lincoln Speedway's Gettysburg Clash on Wednesday, May 13. Last year's Clash saw veteran driver Stevie Smith score an emotional victory for his team owner Fred Rahmer. After retiring the previous season, Rahmer…

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The World of Outlaw Sprint Cars Return to New Egypt Speedway Tuesday, May 19th Jersey Outlaw Classic to Offer Lots of Fan Friendly Activities

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The World of Outlaw Sprint Cars Return to New Egypt Speedway Tuesday, May 19th Jersey Outlaw Classic to Offer Lots of Fan Friendly Activities New Egypt, NJ-- The World of Outlaw Sprints return to New Egypt Speedway for the third straight year on Tuesday, May 19th and will offer many fan centered activities and giveaways. “The Greatest Show on Dirt” will mark their only New Jersey appearance as defending race winner Daryn Pittman looks to see if he can make it 3 for 3 with three straight victories against the country’s toughest sprint car competition. This event will be all…

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TSRS FEATURE “FOGGED OUT” AT NEW EGYPT – POSTPONED TO MAY 30TH

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TSRS FEATURE “FOGGED OUT” AT NEW EGYPT – POSTPONED TO MAY 30TH (New Egypt, NJ) By Erika Palmai Wagner Due to fog and unsafe racing conditions, the officials of both New Egypt Speedway and The Tri-State Racesavers Series found it necessary to postpone the remaining fifteen laps of Saturday’s feature to a later date, which will be on May 30th, when the TSRS sprints make their return to New Egypt. Before the race was called, Adam Carberry, of Bensalem PA, was leading Gabe Fox, Karl Fryer, Tommy Carberry, and Joe Lord around the Central Jersey oval. There were twenty-six TSRS/NERS…

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