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DART Show-Me 100 Presented by ProtectTheHarvest.com Airs on CBS This Sunday at 2 PM

The Lucas Oil Late Model Dirt Series sanctioned event from Lucas Oil Speedway, held May 26th, will air on CBS this Sunday, June 24th at 2PM (eastern). The DART Show-Me 100, presented by ProtectTheHarvest.com, was filmed for second consecutive year for broadcast in High Definition by Lucas Oil Studios, a division of Lucas Oil Products, Inc. Fans will want to tune in and watch this event, which produced some of the year’s best dirt racing action and drama at the ... Read More »

Hoosier in seventh season as official tire of IMCA

The 2012 race season is Hoosier’s seventh as the official tire for five IMCA divisions. Hoosier Racing Tire manufactures and distributes the IMCA-stamped G60-15 tire for the Modified, Stock Car and Karl Chevrolet Northern SportMod divi­sions; the IMCA-SCL stamped tire for Late Mod­els; and the IMCA-stamped 500 tire for Smiley’s Racing Chassis Southern SportMods. The Lakeville, Ind., com­pany will continue contrib­uting to national point funds for each of the five divisions and give contingency awards at the IMCA Speed­way Motors ... Read More »

Corn Belt Clash Announces Schedule Change

Officials with the Corn Belt Clash Late Model Series today announced that due to the cancellation of the July 4th event at Langlade County Speedway, that the series will be rescheduling the July 3rd event at Chilton Speedway. “We have been working really hard trying to find a replacement date for Antigo but just couldn’t get it worked out in time. We hate to do it at this late hour but we have to do what is best for the ... Read More »

J. P. Morgan Happy To Head Home To Caraway for CARS Pro Cup 250

J. P. Morgan Happy To Head Home To Caraway for CARS Pro Cup 250

_Blake Jones, Josh Gibson Making CARS Pro Cup Series Returns This Saturday_ It’s been a good year so far for CARS Pro Cup Series veteran J.P. Morgan. He started the season with a trip to victory lane at South Carolina’s Anderson Motor Speedway, his fourth career series victory. Since then he has put together finishes of fourth at Hickory Motor Speedway, second at Ace Speedway and third at Motor Mile Speedway. J.P. Morgan has a lot of laps over the ... Read More »

Stock Car Stars Set to Shine at Scotia Speedworld this Saturday

The Parts for Truck Pro Stock returns to Scotia Speedworld this Saturday for the Lockhart Truck Center 100. The second of only four visits to the Halifax market this season. The Lockhart Truck Center 100 will mark round four of 12 for the high horse-powered touring series. 2009 Champion Shawn Turple (Enfield, NS) has won this event the last two seasons and could be the first three-time consecutive winner with a victory on Saturday. Grandstand gates for the Lockhart Truck ... Read More »

COASTAL Blending & Packaging New Sponsor for 2012 Parts for Trucks Pro Stock Tour

COASTAL Blending & Packaging, the largest and most modern custom blending and packaging facility in Atlantic Canada, is proud to announce their partnership with Parts for Trucks Pro Stock Tour. COASTAL is the new official sponsor of the Irving MAX1- 150, a 150 lap race, taking place on Saturday August, 25th at Petty International Raceway. This sponsorship is part of COASTAL’s ongoing support to both Pro Stock racing and their distributors. Kevin Boyle, General Manager of COASTAL Blending & Packaging ... Read More »

Lucas Oil Late Model Dirt Series News and Notes

The Lucas Oil Late Model Dirt Series is about to reach the half-way mark of the 2012 season and the competition is heating up in several of the special points categories. While Don O’Neal leads the series in most wins; with eight (8) in 2012; defending LOLMDS National Champion, Jimmy Owens continues to lead the series overall points standings. Don O’Neal is currently second followed by Scott Bloomquist, Steve Francis, and Earl Pearson Jr. in the Lucas Oil Championship Points ... Read More »

IMCA Modified fair features at Williston pay $1,000 to win

Williston Basin Speedway hosts a pair of $1,000 to win IMCA Modified features during the Upper Missouri Valley Fair on Friday and Saturday, June 22 and 23. Both Can-Am Modified Shoot Out events are qualifiers for the Fast Shafts All-Star Invitational ballot. IMCA Speedway Motors Weekly Racing National, Belleville Motorsports North Central Region, Allstar Performance State and local points will be awarded each night. IMCA Sunoco Stock Cars and IMCA Sunoco Hobby Stocks are also on Friday and Saturday programs. ... Read More »

AMRA “Dirt Solid” as Mid Season Approaches;  Big Money Events and Regular Weekly Shows Huge Hits;  MALTA Modifieds Continue to Roll

AMRA “Dirt Solid” as Mid Season Approaches; Big Money Events and Regular Weekly Shows Huge Hits; MALTA Modifieds Continue to Roll

Skyline Friday, June 15 The American Motor Racing Association (AMRA) continues to remodel and reload as the exciting 2012 season continues. Despite a lagging economy, AMRA Malta Windows Modified car counts have actually grown at weekly race meets where Ohio Valley Speedway had 28 cars, I-77 signed in 26, Midway inked 23, 17 traveled to Natural Bridge, Skyline garnered a solid 23 and Beckley tallied 24 over the past weekend. “We’ve seen solid if not growing car counts all season ... Read More »

DIRTcar UMP Weekly Points Update: Moon (Late Models) & Gilpin (UMP Modifieds) Maintain National Points Leads After Week 20

Jim Moon of Zionsville, Ill. (Late Models) and Devin Gilpin of Columbus, Ind. (UMP Modifieds) maintained solid leads in their respective divisional national standings following Week 20 of the 2012 DIRTcar UMP points race. Moon, a 40-year-old known as the ‘Moon Man,’ held an 87-point lead (1,612-1,575) over Kevin Weaver of Gibson City, Ill., in DIRTcar UMP-sanctioned races contested through June 10 – the last national rankings before the start of the DIRTcar Summer Nationals, which kicked off on Wednesday ... Read More »