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  • BernalShawJan24

    Bernal nips Darland at Canyon Winter Challenge

    January 25, 2015

    By Lonnie Wheatley (Peoria, AZ) — The term “narrowest of margins” doesn’t do it justice. “It” being the finish of Saturday night’s 30-lap USAC Southwest vs. USAC West Coast Sprint Car feature event, as Hollister, California’s Ryan Bernal edged Dave Darland at the line by just .005 seconds for the $2,000 winner’s share in Round […]

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    Raceday at Watermelon Capital Speedway

    January 25, 2015

    By CRAPR (Cordele, GA) — ARCA/CRA Super Series: Bubba Pollard wins the $500 Miller Auto Parts Fast Qualifier Award at Watermelon Capital Speedway (GA) over a 29-car field. He draws the minimum of a five (5) for an inversion. 17-year-old John Hunter Nemechek and 2014 NASCAR Nationwide (Now Xfinity) Series Champion, 19-year-old Chase Elliott on […]

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    Mosen scores at Archerfield

    January 25, 2015

    By Archerfield Speedway (Brisbane, QUE, Aus) — New Zealand’s Brad Mosen has taken an early advantage in the battle for the POWRi World Midget Championship event at Ausdeck Patios Archerfield Speedway with a faultless drive to victory in the preliminary feature last night (January 24). Starting from the outside front row alongside pre-race favourite and […]

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    USAC Sprint Cars Preparing for Eastern Storm

    May 26, 2014

    By Dick Jordan, USAC PR – USAC’s AMSOIL National Sprint Cars are idle this week, awaiting their anticipated return to the East Coast for the June 3-8 “Eastern Storm,” a five-race swing which debuts June 3 at Grandview Speedway in Bechtelsville, Pa. Dave Darland, currently 29 points behind series point lead Brady Bacon, earned a […]

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    Force breaks track record at Heartland Park Topeka

    May 23, 2014

    By NHRA (Topeka, KS) — John Force raced to a track record performance to move into the Funny Car qualifying lead Friday in a rain-shortened day of racing at the NHRA Kansas Nationals at Heartland Park Topeka. J.R. Todd (Top Fuel) and Vincent Nobile (Pro Stock) also were qualifying leaders at the NHRA Mello Yello […]

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    Kick-It Joins Larson Marks Racing for 2014 Season

    May 15, 2014

    By Kendra Jacobs – Cornelius, N.C. (May 15, 2014) — Larson Marks Racing, a 410 winged sprint car team with driver Shane Stewart, has partnered with Kick-It, a grassroots fundraising program that partnered with the Jeff Gordon Children’s Foundation to raise money for children’s cancer research. Kick-It will be an associate sponsor on the No. […]

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    Knoxville expansion gets big boost from Iowa Governor

    May 13, 2014

    (Knoxville, IA) — Iowa Governor Terry Branstad appeared at Knoxville Raceway on Tuesday to sign into law legislation that will award the famed track, located on the Marion Country Fairgrounds, up to 2-million dollars in tax rebates over the next 10 years which will assist in funding a $6 to $8 million dollar expansion project. […]

  • Lakeside

    Weather Cancels McCarthy Auto Group KC Klassic

    May 7, 2014

    Inside Line Promotions – KANSAS CITY, Kan. (May 7, 2014) – The Lucas Oil ASCS National Tour’s return to Lakeside Speedway will have to wait another year. The McCarthy Auto Group KC Klassic scheduled for this Thursday has been cancelled because of the threat of severe weather to the area. According to multiple weather reports, […]

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    Dollansky Earns Second Win With Big Game Motorsports

    May 6, 2014

    Inside Line Promotions – OSHKOSH, Wis. (May 6, 2014) – Big Game Motorsports driver Craig Dollansky is getting used to standing on the podium. Despite recently putting together a new Big Game Treestands team, Dollansky has earned a pair of victories and four podiums in five races this season. That was highlighted last weekend when […]

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    Another Win for Reutzel; Lakeside Up Next!

    May 6, 2014

    Lonnie Wheatley, CLUTE, Texas (May 6, 2014) – Another big win highlighted yet another strong weekend for Aaron Reutzel as he and the Bob and Christie Miller’s Car Parts Machine/Wren’s Motorsports No. 87 team kicked off a critical month of May with the Lucas Oil ASCS National Tour. The Clute, TX, racer opened the weekend […]

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    Weekend Rewind: American Sprint Car Series

    May 5, 2014

    By Bryan Hulbert, ASCS PR – TULSA, Okla. (May 5, 2014) – The Lucas Oil American Sprint Car Series  presented by MAVTV American Real returned to competition this past  weekend with events at the Outlaw Motorsports Park in Muskogee, Okla. and Riverside International Speedway in West Memphis, Ark. The weekend also included ASCS Regional competition […]

  • BellmWirtsMay4

    Bellm shines in Double-X Speedway opener

    May 5, 2014

    By Dean Reichel (California, MO)– Sunday Night Thunder on May 4, 2014 marked the 25th season of racing at the California, MO speed plant and a large field of drivers and the faithful contingent of fans were on hand to start the year off. The track hosted four classes of cars in competition with several […]

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    Gustin Again in NCRA and MARS Late Models

    May 5, 2014

    By David Smith Jr. – Park City, Kansas – May 4, 2014 – A month ago Ryan Gustin announced his intentions on taking a break from his modified racing to concentrate on his late model endeavor. After this weekend’s performance he may have got it all figured out as he led from drop of the green […]

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    Darland Wins USAC Rumble in the Bullring at Eagle

    May 2, 2014

    By USAC PR – Eagle, Nebraska…….For the 49th time in his illustrious career, Dave Darland drove his way to AMSOIL National Sprint Car victory lane in Friday’s “Rumble in the Bullring” at Eagle Raceway. The Lincoln, Indiana veteran became the first repeat winner of the season. Bret Mellenberndt got the jump from outside the front-row, […]