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UARA Prepares for Jeff’s Auto Sales 150 “Part Deux” at Newport Speedway This Weekend

UARA Prepares for Jeff’s Auto Sales 150 “Part Deux” at Newport Speedway This Weekend

Kaleb Pressley and Roger Powell dueling at Newport. Photo by Drew Hierwarter Four short weeks ago the UARA-STARS made its first visit to Newport Speedway and Roger Powell emerged from the chaotic night as a first-time winner. This coming Saturday July 14, 2012 the touring series will revisit the high-banked bullring for the Jeff’s Auto Sales 150 “Part Deux.” For the teams and drivers, they hope the event will be less eventful than June’s visit and some seek to avenge ... Read More »

Finishline renews awards for five IMCA divisions

Finishline Racing Products has renewed a program for claimed drivers in five IMCA divisions. IMCA Modified, IMCA Sunoco Stock Car, IMCA Sunoco Hobby Stock, Karl Chevrolet Northern SportMod and Smiley’s Racing Chassis Southern SportMod competitors accepting engine claims or exchanges this season receive $50 product certificates from the Sac City, Iowa, high performance parts and accessories retailer. Certificates are mailed from the IMCA home office the week after the race is held and corresponding claim reports are received. “Finishline Racing ... Read More »

Salina Highbanks Speedway to host USMTS National Championship Series July 14

Salina Highbanks Speedway to host USMTS National Championship Series July 14

Four-abreast USMTS parade lap at Salina on April 21. Photo by Mike Spivey Due to the overwhelming success and fan support when the USMTS Modifieds visited the Salina Highbanks Speedway back in April, officials are pleased to announce an encore event next Saturday, July 14 – this time featuring the USMTS National Championship Series with a $4,000-to-win main event on tap. A crowd of more than 3,000 hungry race fans greeted the USMTS Modifieds three months as they made their ... Read More »

Fireworks continue for USMTS Modifieds Friday-Saturday at Chateau Raceway, Deer Creek Speedway

The fireworks keep happening in Southern Minnesota this weekend as two big events are on tap for the USMTS Casey’s Cup Series this Friday, July 6, at the Chateau Raceway in Lansing and Saturday, July 7, at the Deer Creek Speedway in Spring Valley. The stage set for a star-spangled, star-studded, fireworks-blasting night of racing at Chateau Raceway to celebrate the Fourth of July as Dahle Enterprises of Morristown, Miner’s Outdoor & Rec of Blooming Prairie, A&A Electric and Underground ... Read More »

West Liberty, I-35 events next for Deery Brothers Summer Series

A pair of mid-week events are next for the Deery Brothers Sum­mer Series, as drivers following the IMCA Late Model tour embark on a stretch of four races over the course of nine days. The series makes its second visit of the season to West Liberty Raceway on Tuesday, July 10, then travels to I-35 Speedway in Mason City on Wednesday, July 11. Both events pay $2,000 to win and a minimum of $250 to start. Two-time defending Deery champion ... Read More »

AMRA Urges Support of Sanctioned Tracks This Weekend; Garners Support for Those Families Suffering from Storm Damage/Loss of Power

Jackson to Host LM Special Friday Skyline and Beckley Cancel This Friday, July 6 Due to Power Outage, Ohio Valley off Saturday Racing To Resume Friday, July 13 and July 14 Friday, June 29 one of the worst wind storms in the last century rocked Ohio, West Virginia, Kentucky, Virginia, Western PA and Maryland forcing the closing of many AMRA tracks and cutting off power to over one-million households. Because of the storm damage and power outages, Beckley Motor Speedway ... Read More »

Lucas Oil Late Model Dirt Series Clash at the Mag this Weekend in Mississippi

The Lucas Oil Late Model Dirt Series continues a busy month of July this weekend as the series heads to Magnolia Motor Speedway in Columbus, MS this Friday and Saturday July 6th and 7th. The “Columbus Convention and Visitors Bureau Clash at the Mag” will kick off on Thursday July 5th with an open practice session. On Friday July 6th the LOLMDS will have Red Buck Cigar Time Trials and Heat Races. Then on Saturday Night, July 7th there will ... Read More »

Pro Stock Tour Heads to Fredericton for Atlantic Dodge Dealers 100

The Parts for Trucks Pro Stock Tour will make its only visit this season to Speedway 600 for the Atlantic Dodge Dealers 100 presented by Chrysler, Dodge, Jeep and Ram. Speedway 660 is a 1/3 mile high banked oval located just outside of Fredericton in Geary, NB. Saturday’s Atlantic Dodge Dealers 100 will mark round six of 12; the half-way mark for the popular Maritime based touring series. Qualifying for the Atlantic Dodge Dealers 100 gets underway with Atlantic Tiltload ... Read More »

Lucas Oil Late Model Series Invades Magnolia Motor Speedway on July 5th-7th

Magnolia Motor Speedway in Columbus, Mississippi is eagerly preparing for The Columbus Convention and Visitor’s Bureau Clash at the Mag on July 5th-7th, 2012 which will see the stars and cars of the Lucas Oil Late Model Dirt Series (LOLMDS) competitors attempting to tame the “Black Ice” in pursuit of a $20,000-to-win top prize and a total purse in excess of $70,000 as the SPEED TV cameras tape all of the action for a future airing. Reigning Lucas Oil Late ... Read More »

Joie of Seating rewards IMCA’s top national rookies

All eight national rookies of the year named this season by IMCA will receive awards from The Joie of Seating. The Kannapolis, N.C., seat manufacturer gives $250 product certificates to top first-year drivers in the IMCA Modi­fied, IMCA Late Model, IMCA Sprint Car, IMCA Sunoco Stock Car, IMCA Sunoco Hobby Stock, Karl Chevro­let Northern SportMod, Smiley’s Racing Chassis Southern SportMod and Mach-1 Sport Compact divisions. In addition, winners of 80 designated special events, including all 20 races in the Deery ... Read More »