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1. 27 Greg Hodnett 1423 14
2. 48 Danny Dietrich 966 5
3. 1 Lucas Wolfe 681 2
4. 19M Brent Marks 650 2
5. 21 Brian Montieth 615 3
6. 69K Lance Dewease 569 8
7. 07 Doug Esh 523 2
8. 87 Alan Krimes 503 1
9. 51 Freddie Rahmer 408 1
10. 94 Ryan Smith 399

7/26 Grandview
7/29 Williams Grove
7/30 Lincoln
7/30 Port Royal
 

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This is a collection of some of the best writers and photographers in the country all with one purpose in mind SPRINT CARS. We have every corner of the U.S. covered here so sit back and check out some of the great columns, race results, & photos. If you have any sprint car news, results, or photos please send them to me. 
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KO's Indiana Bullring Scene Kevin Oldham 7/7 BillW's Knoxville News Bill Wright 7/28 Hoosier Race Report Danny Burton (IN) 7/25
Florida Open Wheel Richard Golardi 7/25 Tri-State Outlook Duane Hancock (OH/IN/MI) 7/19 Sprint Car Notes Gaye Carmichael 7/20
Dirt Divas Camisha Miller 7/22

From the Grandstand Ron Rodda (CA) 7/27

A Typical Weekend Pat & Bruce Eckel 7/27

    Central PA Racing Brady Hilbert 7/26

Kyle Hirst and crew celebrate their clean sweep of the KWS Peter Murphy Classic at Tulare Thunderbowl, July 23, 2016. Tear-Off Heaven Fotos

Brian Brown Winning the 25 lap 410 Sprint Car at Knoxville Raceway 6-23-2016 Gordon O'Field Photo

With a few laps remaining, hard charger Jimmy Seger (58) reels in race leader Cody Bova (20B) during the Limited Sprint feature at Mercer Raceway (BOTTOM) with Jimmy Seger enjoying wins his first Limited Sprint feature for his new ride at Mercer Raceway...........ANOTHER HEIN BROTHERS' "ACTION" PHOTOGRAPH

 

 Max Stambaugh - K&L Ready Mix NRA Sprint Invaders winner at Waynesfield OH SKINNY KENNY PHOTOS

 

Montpelier IN MSCS top 3 1. 57 Shane Cottle 2. 11 Brady Short 3. 4 Jon Stanbrough  Neil Cavanah Photos

  

AJ Bruns takes the checkers at night one of the Neal Tire and Auto Service Midwest Open Wheel Association Sprint Car Series Presented by Casey's General Stores Illinois Sprint Week 25 lap main event at Peoria Speedway, Peoria, Illinois, Wednesday night. Bruns was followed by Chris Windom (Baldwin 5) and Bill Balog (Davies 99). Mark Funderburk photo

 

Terry McCarl’s win of the Randy Droescher Memorial Sunday at Badlands Motor Speedway near Brandon, South Dakota came at a bit of a cost to the family. Son Carson looked to be on his way to his second win of the season in the Jeremy Scadden #6 when he got into the wall. TMAC secured the win for the family, however. Jeff Bylsma

Brad Loyet and the Loyet Motorsports/Vacuworx Global #o5 headed to Wisconsin last weekend and picked up an IRA win at the Oshkosh Speedzone Raceway. The Sunset Hills, Missouri driver waged an early battle in the feature and went on to win his fifth main event of the year. Dave Penske

Ohsweken Speedway 360 Sprint Car winner #4 Kasey Kahne (Dale Calnan/ImageFactor Media)

Say What!

“The lapped cars were tough tonight and one spun in front of me and took the front nose wing off, I thought we were screwed after that, but we restarted up front where the clean air was the key with just a couple of laps to go, and we got it done. It’s great to win here at Carolina Speedway, and it’s my second career win here.” Morgan Turpen winning Gastonia NC USCS

“I don’t know if I’m more nervous with the 27 (Hodnett) behind me or the 69K (Dewease),Neither one of them you really want to see on the scoreboard.” Daryn Pittman winning night 1 of Williams Grove Speedway WoO

"I love this place,It's an awesome track. We had a great starting spot, but that doesn't guarantee anyone a win." Craig Dollansky winning NSL at Jackson MN

“It’s every kid’s dream to drive a race car for Tony Stewart. I’m just glad we were able to get it done tonight, These guys gave me an awesome car tonight. It got a little tricky there in traffic because you really have to let up your momentum to figure out how to work around the drivers in front of you. I almost gave it away there at one point, but we were able to get by that and park ourselves in victory lane.” Christopher Bell driving the Tony Stewart Racing #14 winning night 1 of the All Stars at Kokomo Speedway.


Greg Hodnett #27 won the held over Sprint Speedweek feature while 51s Stevie Smith won the scheduled Sprint feature at Grandview Speedway Thunder On The Hill Tuesday  Photos by Lew Brubaker

 

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What's Coming Up
World of Outlaws
7/26 Ohsweken ONT
7/29 Hartford MI
7/30 Wilmot WI

ESS
7/24 Weedsport NY

ASCS
7/24 California MO
7/28 Jefferson SD
7/28 Sedalia MO
7/29 El Paso TX
7/30 Las Cruces NM
8/4-6 Knoxville  IA

ARDC
7/30-31 Newberrytown PA

NSL
7/29 Jackson MN
7/30 Knoxville IA
7/31 Britt IA

USAC Sprints
7/29-30 Granite City IL

All Stars
7/29 Erie PA
7/30 Imperial PA
7/31 Franklin PA

OCRS
7/30 Lawton OK

FAST
7/29 Attica OH
7/30 Fremont OH

King of the West
7/30 Placerville CA

MOWA
7/27 Peoria IL
7/28 Quincy IL
7/29 Jacksonvile IL
7/30 Macon IL

IRA
7/29 Antigo WI

Patriots
7/29 Ransomville NY

USCS
7/24 Gastonia NC
7/25 Lancaster SC
7/30 Greenville MS

WAR
7/30 Winston MO

NRA
7/29 Lima OH
7/30 Montpelier IN

USAC/SW
7/30 Peoria AZ

USAC Midgets
8/2 Fairbury NE
8/3 Beloit KS

SSSS
7/30 Clearwater FL

ESS/URC
7/29 Mechanicsburg PA
7/30 Selinsgrove PA
7/31 Vernon NY

AVSS
7/29 Mason MI

USAC/CRA
7/30 Perris CA

Badger
7/31 Sun Prarie WI

UMSS
7/30 New Richmond WI

BOSS
7/29 N Vernon IN
7/30 Lawrenceburg IN

STS
7/29-30 Alger WA

OVSCA
7/29 Stewart OH
7/30 Washington WV

OSCS
7/30 Orrville OH

URSS
7/24 Wakeeney KS
7/30 Byers CO

VSS
7/29 Elizabeth City NC

 

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Parker Price Miller takes the checkers at night two of the Neal Tire and Auto Service Midwest Open Wheel Association Sprint Car Series Presented by Casey's General Stores Illinois Sprint Week 25 lap main event at Qunicy Raceways, Quincy, Illinois, Thursday night.. Mark Funderburk photo        Brian Brown takes home THE Night of Stars ASCS Warriors feature at Sedalia State Fair Speedway -- Danny Lasoski 2nd , Corey Nelson 3rd- John Lee High Fly'N Photos 7-28-2016

     

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Friday  July 29th 2016

My dark side, my shadow, my lower companion is now in the back room blowing up balloons for kids' parties. Gary Busey

1:45pm

RESULTS...

  • MOWA)Quincy Raceways IL...#2 Parker Price-Miller #9 Paul Nienhiser #25 Jake Blackhurst #51B Joe B Miller #44 AJ Bruns #77U Chris Urish #12H Jerrod Hull #5W Chris Windom #99B Brady Bacon #2B Spencer Bayston #10K Robbie Standridge #4K-IR Kris Spitz #10S Jeremy Standridge #52F Logan Faucon #2C Levi Curry #97AUS Mitchell Wormall #29 Joey Moughan #O7 Jacob Wilson #20 Steven Russell #15 Bobby Mincer #21K Kameron Key #99S John Schulz #5D Zach Daum #42 Cory Bruns 7/29
  • ASCS Warrior)Rolling into Sedalia, Mo. to settle a grudge, Brian Brown let everyone know who the top dog was as the FVP / Casey’s General Store No. 21 returned to Victory Lane with the Speedway Motors ASCS Warrior Region presented by Impact Signs, Awnings, and Wraps at the Missouri State Fair Speedway. ASCS 7/29
  • Missouri State Fair Speedway)Race engines brought an extra sense excitement Thursday evening at the Missouri State Fairgrounds as the Speedway Motors ASCS Warrior Region Sprint Cars presented by Impact Signs, Awnings, and Wraps and USRA Modifieds filled the night with high-energy and horsepower. Race Results 7/29

PRESS...

  • Tuesday Night Thunder)The 1/5-mile Jefferson County Speedway clay oval at the fairgrounds in Fairbury, NE, has never seen the likes of it. And it’s almost time. The nation’s top Midget race car drivers will converge upon the small town and racy little track in south central Nebraska for some “Tuesday Night Thunder” that kicks off a blockbuster week of USAC National Midget action in the nation’s heartland. Press Releases7/29

Thursday  July 28th 2016

Becoming number one is easier than remaining number one. Bill Bradley

11:45pm

RESULTS...

  • ASCS Lucas Oil)A bone slick race track and traffic was the way the canvas teams had to work with on Thursday night as Blake Hahn capitalized on a mistake by Josh Baughman in slower traffic to garner his third Lucas Oil American Sprint Car Series presented by the MAVTV Motorsports Network victory of the month. Drawing outside of the front row in Thursday’s feature event, Hahn would remain runner-up as Josh Baughman took off into the lead. ASCS 7/28
  • Column)BillW has Park Jefferson SD ASCS notes in BillW's Knoxville News7/28

PRESS...

  • Jersey Rush)An ultimate tradition will continue. Tuesday night, August 23rd the NAPA Auto Parts Jersey Rush VI presented by Pioneer Pole Buildings will rock the house at the New Egypt Speedway with an action packed Ultimate Double-header of 410 Sprints and Modifieds. It all started back in 2011 when JJ Grasso in a 410 sprint car and legendary Billy Pauch in a modified took the victories in the inaugural Jersey Rush I. A huge crowd turnout and accolades from the drivers on this event began what is expected to be a long running tradition. NAPA Auto Parts and Pioneer Pole Buildings are proud sponsors of this big event that will also carry a rain date of Wednesday night, August 24th. Central PA 7/28
  • Dodge City Raceway Park KS)Another season is quickly racing by at Dodge City Raceway Park. Including Friday night’s “Driver Appreciation Night” special at DCRP, only three nights of championship chase action remain for the track’s featured divisions of Precise Racing Products DCRP Sprint Cars, IMCA Modifieds, IMCA Sport Modifieds, IMCA Stock Cars and IMCA Hobby Stocks. Press Releases7/28
  • Kyle Bellm)Kyle Bellm and the Resource Asset Management Solutions (RAMS) No. 14k Sprint Car team joined back up with the Lucas Oil ASCS National Tour at last weekend’s “Rushmore Rumble” at Rapid City, South Dakota’s Black Hills Speedway. Press Releases7/28
  • Aaron Reutzel)Aaron Reutzel is finding his rhythm. And it’s a good time for it with Knoxville’s $15,000-to-win Knoxville Nationals just one week away. Reutzel and the Shark-powered Dissolvalloy Downhole Revolution/BC Fundz No. 87 Triple-X Sprint Car team come off a weekend of Lucas Oil ASCS National Tour competition at Black Hills Speedway in Rapid City, SD, that included podium finishes of second and third. Press Releases7/28
  • Team ILP)Inside Line Promotions drivers Jack Dover, Johnny Herrera and Channin Tankersley swept their races last weekend. Dover picked up victories on Thursday at I-80 Speedway in Greenwood, Neb., and Friday at Crawford County Speedway in Denison, Iowa, with the Carpetland Nebraska 360 Sprints before he capped the weekend by winning on Saturday at Eagle Raceway in Eagle, Neb. Press Releases7/28
  • Josh Baughman)Josh Baughman capped last weekend with his fifth podium result of the season on Sunday at Double X Speedway. "We're always good at Double X," he said. "I like that place a lot. We were good early on. We just missed the setup a little toward the end." Press Releases7/28
  • Lernerville Speedway CA)With the Don Martin Memorial 25th Anniversary Silver Cup in the rearview mirror and the cancelation of last Friday’s Modified Mania, Fab4 Racing Fueled by Turner's Premium Iced Teas has officially entered the stretch drive to the 2016 Track Championships. Jack Sodeman Jr., Russ King, Mat Williamson and Corey McPherson lead the point standings in their respective divisions heading into the final five weeks of Fast Fridays of Fab4 Fueled by Turner’s. Press Releases7/28
  • Antioch Speedway CA)The All Star Series Winged 360 Sprint Car division returns to the fast 3/8 mile clay oval Antioch Speedway this Saturday night to headline a six division program. Once again, $1200 is being offered up to the Main Event winner, and so far there have been seven different drivers claiming that paycheck in seven races. As promoter John M. Soares builds his Sprint Car division, a group of young Micro Sprint graduates have been coming in from week to week and making a name for themselves at the speedway. Press Releases7/28
  • PA Sprint Car News) In Central Pennsylvania, few names are as synonymous with Sprint Car racing as Fred Rahmer. With a National Sprint Car Hall of Fame resume and having collected more than 400 career feature victories and multiple track championships at various local speedways, it was going to be hard for any local driver to fill those shoes when the legend walked away from driving in 2013.   Let alone it be one bearing the same name and bloodline. However, along with his brother Brandon, Freddie Rahmer Jr. is ushering in a new era of the family name in Central PA racing lure.Press Releases7/28
  • Donny Schatz)The goal each race for Tony Stewart/Curb-Agajanian Racing (TSR) driver Donny Schatz hasn’t changed over the past decade while competing with the World of Outlaws (WoO) Craftsman® Sprint Car Series. It’s been all about winning races. Not chasing points, but instead doing whatever it takes to win over the long haul. Sometimes that’s taking a step back to make two forward. Sometimes it’s trying outside-the-box combinations in order to stay ahead of the competition. Press Releases7/28
  • Dominic Scelzi)Dominic Scelzi is rejuvenated following a weekend off to rebuild his race program. The team will return to action this weekend with a pair of races in Ohio on Friday at Attica Raceway Park in Attica and Saturday at Wayne County Speedway in Orrville. Press Releases7/28
  • Caleb Helms)Caleb Helms moved forward every time he was on the track last weekend except once during his debut at Kokomo Speedway. Unfortunately, Helms opened the Arctic Cat All Star Circuit of Champions doubleheader on Friday by qualifying 30th quickest, which put him behind for the remainder of the weekend. Press Releases7/28
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PRESS...

  • Oswego Speedway NY)The Oswego Speedway Old-Timers Reunion will celebrate its 11th gathering on Saturday, August 6, just hours prior to Oswego Speedway’s retro racing program, featuring a 45-lap Novelis Supermodified main event as well as 15-lap Semi-Final qualifiers. Press Releases7/28
  • Hepfner Racing Products/HRP Wings)Well just look at this! Loyet, Dobmeier, Gravel, Turpen, Johnson and Riggins Jr. click off the wins this past week with Hepfner Racing Products and HRP Wings. If you thought it couldn't get any hotter- hold on tight because HRP customers are racking up a record amount of wins this season. These top drivers have the HRP advantage. Do you? Press Releases7/28
  • OCRS)The build up has taken place since the first event of the season and now the $5,000 to win Ameri-Flex Challenge is vastly approaching. This week we announce for the first time, the teams that have secured a few of the 12 automatic lock-in positions for this special race. Here are the car owners and their drivers that have secured the right to be in the Ameri-Flex Challenge starting field at the Caney Valley Speedway on September 3rd: OCRS 7/28
  • Sprint Car Bandits)The MileStone Electric Sprint Car Bandits (SCB) series is dedicated to help bringing back some of the old-time fun of sprint car racing, yet incorporating some much-needed basic adjustments that help the teams stay on track with their budget - and fans not having to pay excessively high ticket prices to enjoy watching them...and the next series stop is this Saturday, July 30th at Superbowl Speedway near Greenville, TX. Press Releases7/28
  • Shane Stewart)Shane Stewart and Larson Marks Racing head north for two nights of racing at two new tracks for the team. They will head to Hartford (Mich.) Speedway on Friday night followed by Wilmot (Wisc.) Raceway on Saturday.Press Releases7/28
  • IRA)The Bumper to Bumper IRA Outlaw Sprints present some of the highest horsepower machines to take to a dirt track. The high horsepower to weight ratio make the cars the fastest machines on dirt but at many tracks drivers seldom get to utilize all that horsepower. Effective throttle control is often the key to success at many of the short tracks the series competes on in Wisconsin and Northern Illinois. IRA 7/28

Wednesday  July 27th 2016

Win any way you can as long as you can get away with it. Leo Durocher

11:50pm

RESULTS...

  • MOWA)Illinois Sprint Week Night 1  Peoria Speedway, IL  AJ Bruns  Chris Windom  Bill Balog  Zach Daum   Brady Bacon. 7/27
  • Ohsweken Speedway ONT)KOOL KIDZ-CORR/PAK 360 SPRINT CARS (34 entries) A-FEATURE (20 laps - NT) Finish. # Name (Starting Position) 1. 4 Kasey Kahne (3) 2. 67x Parker Price-Miller (13) 3. 5d Dave Dykstra (2) 4. 10 Mitch Brown (5) 5. 67c Steve Collins (12) 6. 14h Jim Huppunen (6) 7. 18 Ryan Susice (9) 8. 87 Jason Barney (4) 9. 10c Paulie Colagiovanni (19) 10. 01 Mikey Kruchka (10) 11. 9 Steve Lyons (9) 12. 22 Shawn Sliter (16) 13. 17x Dain Naida (20) 14. 1-10 Jake Brown (18) 15. 69k Scott Kreutter (17) 16. DNF 0 Glenn Styres (7) 17. DNF 38 Tyler Hendricks (14) 18. DNF 3r Shane Ross (11) 19. DNF 97 Cory Turner (1) 20. DNF 47x Dylan Westbrook (8) A-Feature Lap Leaders - Dave Dykstra (1-6), Kasey Kahne (7-20) Hard Charger - Parker Price-Miller (+11) Race Results 7/27

PRESS...

  • CJB Motorsports)July continues to roll on for the CJB Motorsports tandem of David Gravel and Sammy Swindell. The two drivers, who are both among the hottest in the country, took on half-mile ovals yet again with great results. Gravel and the #5 team, fresh off of their huge win at the Don Martin Memorial Silver Cup, traveled to Williams Grove Speedway near Mechanicsburg, Pa. for the annual Champion Racing Oil Summer Nationals. On Friday night, Gravel timed in fifth in the second group of cars. Press Releases7/27
  • Wayne Johnson)After a strong showing in Washington, Wayne Johnson and the Two-C Racing team have been working their way back to the Midwest with the Lucas Oil ASCS Series. The Oklahoma City driver has racked up a pair of top fives and four top tens the last couple of weeks. Tomorrow night, ASCS will tackle the Park Jefferson International Speedway north of Sioux City, Iowa. Wayne will be putting the 410 in for a couple of nights. Friday, he’ll be at the Jackson Motorplex for the NSL Barb Wieskus Classic and Saturday, he will compete at the Badlands Motor Speedway near Brandon, South Dakota. Sunday, ASCS will be competing at Badlands. Press Releases7/27
  • Buddy Kofoid)Friday, July 22nd sent the 4s team to central California for night #1 of the Peter Murphy Classic at the Tulare's Thunderbowl Speedway. The night started very promising with 24 winged 410 sprintcars on hand. Buddy showed speed right as they unloaded from the trailer. He went to 3rd on the speed charts in hot laps and that speed rolled over into qualifying. Buddy was the 6 of 24 cars to go out, and the 4s ended up timing in 3rd at the fast 3/8 mile Thunderbowl behind Kyle Hirst and Bobby McMahan.Press Releases7/27
  • Wilmot WI/SLS Promotions)David Gravel had only been to Wilmot Raceway once, prior to the World of Outlaws Craftsman Sprint Car Series event at the track in 2014. That was in 2012, when he finished sixth with the Arctic Cat All Star Circuit of Champions. He didn’t let that lack of experience at the third-mile slow him down, though, as he battled veteran Joey Saldana for the top spot and came out victorious at the bullring located on the Wisconsin/Illinois border. Press Releases7/27
  • Sam Hafertepe Jr)Sam Hafertepe Jr.’s assault continues. In his last eighteen races, the Lucas Oil ASCS National Series point leader has registered seven wins, six seconds, two thirds and two fourth place finishes. His lone finish outside the top four was a seventh. Since his win at the Fred Brownfield Classic in Washington, the Sunnyvale, Texas has registered four second place finishes in five attempts aboard the Keith Dobbs #15H as the team works their way back to the Midwest. Tomorrow night, the ASCS National Series hits Park Jefferson Speedway north of Sioux City, Iowa. Sam will get some laps at the Knoxville Raceway in Iowa Saturday night in weekly competition before heading to Badlands Motor Speedway near Brandon, South Dakota Sunday with ASCS. Press Releases7/27
  • DJ Netto)Taking to the vaunted Thunderbowl Raceway in Tulare, CA over the weekend to do battle with the King of the West Series during the Third Annual Peter Murphy Classic, DJ Netto would finish fifth on Friday night before capping his weekend off with a sixth place finish on Saturday night. Press Releases7/27
  • Paul McMahan)Heading East and into Canada with the World of Outlaws Craftsman Sprint Car Series, Paul McMahan would record a 17th place finish on Friday night at the Williams Grove Speedway before mechanical issues hindered him on Saturday night. Press Releases7/27
  • USAC/CRA)This Saturday, July 30th, the Amsoil USAC/CRA Sprint Cars are back in action at Perris Auto Speedway for a fantastic night of racing. The battle for the championship is heating up as there have been seven different winners in seven shows. Promoted by Don Kazarian, the eighth point race will also feature the PAS Senior Sprint Cars and PAS Young Gun Sprint Cars. Located on the Lake Perris Fairgrounds in Perris, California, the spectator gates at "America's Premier Dirt Track" will open at 5:00pm and racing is scheduled for 7:00pm. For more event information, visit the track’s website at www.perrisautospeedway.com or call 951.940.0134.USAC 7/27
  • Column)Ron Rodda has notes from the Mid-West in From the Grandstand7/27
  • Canyon Speedway Park AZ)Canyon Speedway Park is set to close out the month of July with this Saturday night’s Allscapes Back to School Special atop the 1/3-mile clay oval in the Phoenix area. Headlining the night’s action are the USAC Southwest Sprint Cars and IMCA Modifieds with the IMCA Stock Cars vs. SCRA Stock Cars and IMCA Hobby Stocks vs. Renegades in action as well. Saturday’s racing action goes green at 7:00 p.m. Press Releases7/27
  • Mercer Raceway Park PA)Mercer Raceway Park will present a Saturday Night Live! racing program on July 30, with one significant exception. The 4 Your Car Connection Sprint Cars are being given the week off to support the Arctic Cat All Stars Circuit of Champions event to be held at another of the region’s speedways. Track owner William Altman explained why: "we want to give our 4 Your Car Connection 410 Sprint Car drivers the opportunity to compete against some of the best in the business this weekend, and Saturday’s program at a sister track is part of a three-race swing through Western Pennsylvania, so we want our racers to feel free to support those events and do Mercer Raceway Park proud by beating the touring professionals on a neutral field.Press Releases7/27
  • Belleville Midget Nationals)Winning the upcoming “39th annual Belleville Midget Nationals” on August 5-6 at the Belleville High Banks is one of midget auto racing's toughest tasks. Former Belleville Midget Nationals Champions Bryan Clauson (’09, ’10, 15) and Jerry Coons Jr. (’05, ’07, ’12) are the only two returning past winners of the event. With one of the largest fields excepted in recent years, competition will be tough to take home Saturday’s championship trophy. Press Releases7/27
  • Seth Bergman)Seth Bergman recorded a pair of heat race victories and two top fives during The Rushmore Rumble last weekend. Bergman's two nights with the Lucas Oil ASCS National Tour at Black Hills Speedway nearly mirrored each other. The action began on Friday with Bergman winning a heat race from the pole position. That locked him into the feature redraw, where he pulled the highest number - eight - to start the main event on the outside of the fourth row. Press Releases7/27
  • Channin Tankersley)Channin Tankersley tied a career high for victories in a single season after he swept the ASCS Gulf South Region doubleheader last weekend. That gives him four triumphs this season and 121-point lead in the championship standings with only five races remaining. "I haven't hit five wins, so that was my goal going into the year," he said. "We're getting closer." Press Releases7/27
  • White Lightning Motorsports)White Lightning Motorsports drivers Jamie Ball and Devin Kline both posted their 10th top-five finish of the season last Saturday at Knoxville Raceway. Ball opened the action by qualifying third quickest before he maneuvered from sixth to third place in a heat race to make the feature inversion. Press Releases7/27
  • Dale Blaney)Dale Blaney had a consistent week of competition in his Mainstream Holdings, Inc., sponsored CH Motorsports ride. Blaney began last week's action on Tuesday at Lernerville Speedway in Sarver, Pa., for the Don Martin Memorial Silver Cup with the World of Outlaws Craftsman Sprint Car Series. He qualified second quickest in his group, won a heat race and advanced from third to second place in the dash to start the main event on the outside of the front row. Press Releases7/27
  • Brandon Hanks)Brandon Hanks will use this Saturday to get one final test in at Knoxville Raceway before the 360 Knoxville Nationals the following weekend. "We wanted more laps before we went to the Nationals," he said. "We wanted to go this past weekend, but some things at work got in the way so we missed out. Any laps are good laps at Knoxville because it's so different from anywhere we go. It takes a certain art to race that place." Press Releases7/27
  • Derek Hagar)Derek Hagar's podium streak was snapped at an astounding 16 races last weekend. Hagar placed third on Saturday at Riverside International Speedway in West Memphis, Ark., to extend the streak before an 11th-place result on Sunday at Double X Speedway ended it. Press Releases7/27

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RESULTS...

  • Sprint Invaders)John Schulz won an entertaining feature Tuesday night with the Shottenkirk.com Sprint Invaders. He out-dueled his nephew Josh Schneiderman at the Dubuque County Fairgrounds Speedway. The feature saw a number of slide jobs between the two for the lead on the banked 3/8-mile oval. Schulz earned $2,000 for his win aboard the Jimmy Davies Racing #99. Race Results 7/27
  • WSS)The Wingless Sprint Series would make their first appearance of the season at Sunset Speedway Park on Saturday, July 23rd for the Open Wheel Frenzy. The “Banks Bullring” would be the fifth different facility the WSS has visited in 2016. A total of thirteen teams would make the trip representing the states of Oregon and Washington. Race Results 7/27
  • NSRA)The final leg of the 2016 Northwest Swing by the Royal Purple King of the Wing National Sprint Series would be on Sunday, July 24th at the Wenatchee Valley Super Oval in central Washington. Waiting for them, like the night previous, would be the Royal Purple NSRA Sprint Series. A good car count was represented with teams from all of the United States and Canada comprising the field. Race Results 7/27

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  • Willie Croft)Willie Croft and the Rudeen Racing team got in two final nights of action on ½ miles before the upcoming Knoxville Nationals. Though the results were not what the team had hoped, Croft is confident heading into the busy two-week stretch.  Press Releases7/27
  • Craig Dollansky)Two wins in a week’s time have the TKS Motorsports #2KS team and driver Craig Dollansky on a roll at a good time. The Elk River, Minnesota driver picked up an $11,000 win last Friday night at Jackson Motorplex in Minnesota with the NSL. That followed the team’s first win at the Knoxville Raceway on July 16. This weekend finds the team competing in three NSL shows. Friday, they will vie for the $20,000 to win prize at Jackson, Saturday, they will be back at Knoxville and Sunday, they will travel to the Hancock County Speedway near Britt, Iowa. The team holds a slim lead over Danny Lasoski in the NSL standings heading in. Press Releases7/27
  • Hartford MI/SLS Promotions)Hollywood couldn’t have scripted it any better in the World of Outlaws Craftsman Sprint Car Series last visit to Hartford Speedway in Michigan in 2011. Joey Saldana was returning to action, after missing two-plus months of action due to severe injuries sustained earlier that season. Some thought he was coming back too early, but being a racer, he just wanted to be at the track and in his race car. In storybook fashion, Saldana led all 25 laps of the A-Feature to pick up a very emotional win in his return. Press Releases7/27
  • Ray Allen Kulhanek)Ray Allen Kulhanek will make his debut with the National Sprint League this Saturday at Knoxville Raceway. Kulhanek will pilot his own 410ci winged sprint car at the half-mile oval in Knoxville, Iowa, before driving for Bruce Griffith on Sunday at Badlands Motor Speedway in Brandon, S.D., with the Lucas Oil ASCS National Tour. Press Releases7/27
  • J&J Auto Racing)The summer months are known for bringing sweltering temperatures and heating up racing action, but the midsection of July proved to be simply sweltering for J&J Auto Racing teams. The McKenzie, Tenn., based chassis manufacturer’s brand drove to staggering 20 race wins in two countries and 13 states to officially kick-off the summer season. Capping the efforts of an impressive line-up of Sprint Car drivers was seven-time and defending World of Outlaws (WoO) Craftsman Sprint Car Series champion, Donny Schatz’s win in the 33rd Annual Kings Royal at the legendary Eldora Speedway in Rossburg, Ohio, on July 16 to officially fire the first shot across the bow in the opening round of the “Month of Money.”Press Releases7/27
  • Brad Loyet)Brad Loyet and the Loyet Motorsports/Vacuworx Global #o5 headed to Wisconsin last weekend and picked up an IRA win at the Oshkosh Speedzone Raceway. The Sunset Hills, Missouri driver waged an early battle in the feature and went on to win his fifth main event of the year. On July 15, Brad competed with the POWRi midget series at Belle-Clair Speedway in Belleville, Illinois as well.Press Releases7/27
  • Kevin Mingus)Two weeks ago it was about building confidence for Kevin Mingus. Last weekend it was all about overcoming obstacles both with the race car and with the extreme heat. Mingus was behind the wheel of his 305ci dirt sprint car on Friday at Attica Raceway Park in Attica, Ohio, where temperatures in the mid-90s coupled with the humidity made for a heat index in the triple digits. But it was an engine problem that Mingus and his Kurt Huber team had to fight. Press Releases7/27
  • Jack Dover)To say Jack Dover is on a roll is an understatement. Dover swept last weekend by winning all three races, including a pair of Carpetland Nebraska 360 Sprints events. He has now reached Victory Lane during four consecutive races with the series to hold a 70-point lead in the championship standings. Press Releases7/27
  • Danny Lasoski)Big Game Motorsports driver Danny Lasoski picked up a pair of runner-up finishes last weekend during National Sprint League competition. The Muddy sponsored team opened the action last Friday at Jackson Motorplex in Jackson, Minn., by setting quick time during the event that paid $10,000 to the winner. Lasoski maneuvered from sixth to third place in a heat race to make the feature inversion, which lined him up on the outside of the second row for the main event. Press Releases7/27
  • All Stars)For the final time in 2016, the Arctic Cat All Star Circuit of Champions will make their presence known in Western Pennsylvania, this time challenging the best of the best in the Keystone State, as well as a number of regional invaders, during the inaugural I-79 Summer Shootout presented by Classic Ink USA on Friday through Sunday, July 29-31. All Stars 7/27
  • Tony Bruce Jr)Tony Bruce Jr. capped last weekend by capturing a top-five result during his debut at Double X Speedway. Bruce Jr., who piloted a sprint car for Jeff Smith last weekend, began the ASCS Warrior Region event by advancing from third to second place in a heat race. That locked him into the feature redraw, where he pulled the No. 3 to start the main event on the inside of the second row. Press Releases7/27
  • FAST)Former Kistler Racing Products FAST 410 Series presented by K S Sales & Service champion Craig Mintz earned his second FAST Series victory of the 2016 season, and his second in a row, by dominating feature competition at Attica Raceway Park in Attica, Ohio, on Friday night, July 22. Mintz, who led all 30 circuits on Friday evening at the Attica highbanks - eventually holding back Byron Reed, Stuart Brubaker, Shawn Valenti, and Dean Jacobs at the final checkers - used his victory to chip away at Reed’s current FAST championship point lead, now at only 16 points over Mintz. The July 22 program was the first FAST 410 Series event since Saturday, June 11, where Craig Mintz became victorious at Fremont Speedway. Press Releases7/27
  • Chase Johnson)Chase Johnson opened the Peter Murphy Classic last Friday at Thunderbowl Raceway with a strong performance. Johnson, who was driving for Shawn and Cyndi Thomas during the King of the West 410 Sprint Car Series event, qualified 13th quickest to start the action. Press Releases7/27
  • Danny Lasoski)Mark Burch Motorsports earned a top-10 finish during all three events the team competed in last weekend. "I'm glad to see Mark Burch back out racing," said Danny Lasoski, who is in his sixth season of driving for the team. "He's done a phenomenal job. He basically had to rebuild the program after the storm last fall that flipped his trailer over." Press Releases7/27
  • Johnny Herrera)Johnny Herrera swept The Rushmore Rumble last weekend at Black Hills Speedway. The two Lucas Oil ASCS National Tour wins give him four triumphs this season and helped him close within 134 points of the leader in the championship standings. "It was a good weekend," he said. "You want to put yourself in a good position and we did that." Press Releases7/27
  • Tommy Bryant)It didn't take long for Tommy Bryant to "knock the rust off" after having more than a month away from racing. Bryant and the SawBlade.com backed Cooper Motorsports team competed in a pair of ASCS Gulf South Region events last weekend and they garnered a second-place result at Heart O' Texas Speedway in Waco, Texas, and a third-place finish at Cotton Bowl Speedway. Press Releases7/27
  • Montpelier Motor Speedway IN)When the K&L Ready Mix NRA Sprint Invaders rolls into the sleepy small town of Montpelier, Indiana the events will feature a tremendous battle drawing Ohio’s finest winged sprint car drivers to the Indiana 1/4 mile bullring. Before the Border Wars event hit the track during the 2014 season, it had been a 10 year absence of winged sprint car racing at the 113 year old east central Indiana racing facility. Fans of MMS and the K&L Ready Mix NRA Sprint Invaders will have a much shorter wait for the return of winged sprint cars with third iteration of the Border Wars event, co hosted with the Limaland Speedway, on Saturday, July 30th in an event that will serve as one of the last points event for the coveted NRA points championship.Press Releases7/27
  • Oswego Speedway NY)The Triple Crown of Supermodified racing officially opens Saturday at Ohio’s Sandusky Speedway with the running of the annual ISMA Supermodified Hy-Miler Nationals. Consisting of Sandusky’s Hy-Miler, Oswego Speedway’s Budweiser International Classic 200, and New Hampshire’s Star Speedway Classic, the Triple Crown is rich in history and tradition, dating back to 1966 when all three races were first run in the same season. Press Releases7/27
  • URSS)The 2016 URSS/IMCA Racesaver Sprint Series will invade Colorado Motorsports Park Saturday night for the Inaugural Colorado Motorsports Park Ernie DiCroce Memorial. Join us in honoring one of Colorado’s most iconic racing legends. Press Releases7/27
  • Badger)The “80th Anniversary Season Championship Race” for The Mid-State Equipment/Zimbrick Chevrolet of Sun Prairie Badger Midget Racing Series will highlight four divisions of racing on Sunday night July 31 at Angell Park Speedway. The event will celebrate the 80th year of sanctioning midget auto racing for the organization, oldest in the country. Other racing divisions include: POWRi North Speedway Motors 600cc Outlaw Micro Series presented by Cab Construction & Badger 600 Micro Series presented by My Race Pass, Wisconsin Dirt Legends and the track debut of the Meyer Valves and Vacs Wingeless Sprint Series. Fans are encouraged to come to the track early Sunday as numerous social events involving past participants from Badger will begin in the Pavilion at 1:00 p.m. running until 4:30 p.m. Grandstands open at 4:30 pm, practice and qualifying beginning at 6:00 pm, with racing to follow. 7/27
  • IRA)The Bumper To Bumper IRA Outlaw Sprint Series heads up to the half-mile in Antigo, WI this Friday as the series headlines the Langlade County Fair for the 4th consecutive year. The red clay surface has provided some great racing on previoius visits and the weather forecast looks great for Friday as IRA attempts to get in their first show in the northwoods this year. Several IRA teams will then travel to the southeast corner of the state Saturday to support the World of Outlaw event ar Wilmot Raceway. In additon to the IRA winged 410's, the IRA now additionally sanctions the Meyer Valves & Vacs Wisconsin wingLESS Sprint Series which will be a support class for the WoO at Wilmot Saturday, and then travel Sunday to make their Angell Park debut as they join the Badger Midgets and other classes Sunday.7/27
  • Thunder On The Hill)The top drivers from Tony Stewart’s Arctic Cat All Star Circuit of Champions nationally touring 410 sprint car series races into Grandview Speedway on Thursday, August 18 as part of the NAPA Auto Parts Thunder on the Hill Racing Series presented by Pioneer Pole Buildings. This marks the first appearance of the All Stars since 2000 when Cris Eash claimed the victory and the final 410 sprint car race of the 2016 Grandview Speedway racing season. Central PA 7/27
  • TJ Michael)T.J. Michael’s rookie campaign with the Arctic Cat All Star Circuit of Champions will extend even further during the upcoming weekend with the I-79 Summer Shootout presented by Classic Ink USA; three events scheduled in three days all across Western Pennsylvania. Press Releases7/27

3:20am

RESULTS...

  • Thunder On The Hill)Broken Arrow, Oklahoma’s Stevie Smith captured the 410 Sprint Car Thunder Cup trophy, the $5,000 top-prize, and his first career Grandview Speedway win this past Tuesday Night when the NAPA Auto Parts Thunder on the Hill Racing Series presented the 2nd Annual 410 Sprint Thunder Cup event at the Berks County dirt track. The race night sponsor was Pioneer Pole Buildings. Central PA 7/27
  • World of Outlaws)A three-way battle for the lead dominated Tuesday night’s Six Nations Showdown at Ohsweken Speedway with Donny Schatz, Jacob Allen and Brad Sweet jockeying for the top spot. Ultimately, it was Schatz who broke away from the pack and claimed his 16th World of Outlaws Craftsman Sprint Car Series victory of the season.DIRT/World of Outlaws 7/27
  • Phoenix Racing/Jac Haudenschild)If you were at the recent Kings Royal or watched it on PPV you were treated to raw excitement by Jac Haudenschild better known as "The Wild Child." After missing the setup in qualifying, the hall of fame driver showed his driving prowess as he came from back in the pack in the C main to transfer to the back of the B Main. In the first lap of the B Main Jac passed 11 cars (yes, you read that right - 11 cars in one lap!) before he was forced to retire several laps later. With upcoming events such as The Knoxville Nationals and The Badlands Rock N Roll Gold Cup there is still a lot of excitement left in the racing season. If you are looking to sponsor a perennial fan favorite and as an exciting driver as there is in sprint cars - look no further than Jac. He is a proven winner (4 A Main wins so far in 2016) and one hell of a nice guy! Tom Leidig, owner of Phoenix Racing is equally a class act who would like to talk to seriously interested sponsors at 561.747.4934.7/27
  • Column)Pat & Bruce have Lincoln Park Speedway notes in A Typical Weekend7/27

Tuesday  July 26th 2016

The past is a great place and I don't want to erase it or to regret it, but I don't want to be its prisoner either. Mick Jagger

10:45pm

PRESS...

  • ASCS Warrior)A nice tune up for Missouri teams and fans for the High Roller Classic on Sunday, August 21, the Missouri State Fair Speedway will see a Night of Stars at the "Historic Half-Mile" on Thursday, July 28 as the Speedway Motors ASCS Warrior Region presented by Impact Signs, Awnings, and Wraps along with Modifieds make their way to Sedalia, Mo. ASCS 7/26
  • ASCS SW)The Carlyle Tools ASCS Southwest Region hits the road this weekend with tracks in west Texas and southern New Mexico on the lineup with the Western Tech Speedway Park in El Paso, Texas on Friday, July 29 and the Southern New Mexico Speedway in Las Cruces, N.M. on Saturday, July 30. ASCS 7/26
  • Column)Brady Hilbert has notes from the Williams Grove Summer Nationals in Central PA Racing7/26
  • Tim Kaeding)Tim Kaeding is continuing to stay hot as the Summer rolls on. Tuesday night, Kaeding picked up his seventh win of the season as he won a thriller at the Rapid Speedway in Rock Rapids, IA. “It was a great week for our race team,” Kaeding said. “We won a race that turned out to pay really well, and had some speed in Minnesota and at Badlands.” Press Releases7/26
  • Jason Solwold)Tuning up for this weekend’s Summer Nationals at the Skagit Speedway, Jason Solwold and the Shaylen Raye Motorsports team showed they will be a forced to be reckoned with as Solwold picked up his fourt win of the 2016 season. With 15 cars in the pit area for one final shakedown, Solwold timed the Scottie’s Plumbing/Pops Entertainment/Vic’s 66 backed No. 18 machine in third fastest. Press Releases7/26
  • Wesmar Engines)The hot weather is brutal but Morgan Turpen has been hotter in USCS action!! Last week at Dixie Speedway in Atlanta, Georgia Turpen led flag to flag to pick up the win in her Wesmar powered J&J chassis. This past weekend saw Morgan reel off yet another win this time at Carolina Speedway in Gastonia, N.C. Again leading every lap in her Gray Motorsports/Wemar powered 10m. Whit Gastineau put a solid effort together as he took advantage of his front row starting spot to lead every lap in claiming victory in OCRS action at Oklahoma Motorsport Park in Ada, Ok. Get your last minute parts for the Nationals at 918-366-7311 7/26
  • Brady Bacon)Although a win escaped them, Brady Bacon and the Hoffman Racing/Dynamics, Inc. #69 team reigned as Indiana Sprintweek champs. With USAC events canceled at Tri-City Speedway in Granite City, Illinois this weekend, the Broken Arrow, Oklahoma driver will break out the Brady Bacon Racing #99 for five shows this week. Wednesday and Thursday, he’ll compete with the MOWA series in Illinois at Peoria Speedway and Quincy Raceways. Friday through Sunday, he’ll join the National Sprint League at the $20,000 to win Barb Wieskus Classic at Jackson Motorplex in Minnesota, Knoxville Raceway in Iowa and the Hancock County Speedway near Britt, Iowa. Press Releases7/26
  • Port Royal Speedway PA)Three more names have been added to the list of notables coming out to honor both Randy Wolfe and John and Pee Wee Zemaitis at this years Port Royal Speedway Living Legends Dream Race coming up on Saturday, August 6. Already confirmed and announced to appear and sign autographs have been Zemaitis drivers Bobby Weaver, Sean Michael, Lucas Wolfe, and Stevie Smith. Central PA 7/26
  • Ryan Smith)The past weekend was another learning experience for Ryan Smith and the Warko team. Not only was the team working with a new chassis, but the track conditions at Williams Grove Speedway were like nothing Smith has ever experienced at the legendary track. Throw in the doubleheader weekend was sanctioned by the World of Outlaws Craftsman Sprint Car Series and it's a lot of pressure. Press Releases7/26
  • Jack Sodeman Jr)Jack Sodeman, Jr. has been on a roll in Western Pennsylvania and shows no signs of stopping anytime soon. The North Jackson, Ohio, native has earned ten consecutive top-five finishes during 410 sprint car competition in the western half of the Keystone State, including a pair of runner-up performances on Friday and Saturday, July 22-23, at Thunder Mountain Speedway and Mercer Raceway Park. Sodeman, pilot of the Glassmere Fuel, Economy Tooling, PRS Transit, Townsend Gas & Oil, Inc., Butlerbuilt, Keizer Aluminum Wheels, Simpson Race Products, Triple X Race Components, No. 23JR, has a combined win total reaching five victories thus far in 2016, two at Lernerville Speedway and three at Mercer Raceway Park. Press Releases7/26

1:45pm

PRESS...

  • ASCS Warrior)A nice tune up for Missouri teams and fans for the High Roller Classic on Sunday, August 21, the Missouri State Fair Speedway will see a Night of Stars at the "Historic Half-Mile" on Thursday, July 28 as the Speedway Motors ASCS Warrior Region presented by Impact Signs, Awnings, and Wraps along with Modifieds make their way to Sedalia, Mo. ASCS 7/26
  • King of the West)With the King of the West 410 Sprint Cars venturing to the Placerville Speedway on Saturday the question of the day will certainly be, is there anyone that can stop two-time series champion & current point leader Kyle Hirst? KoW, JH Wingless, Civil War 7/26
  • Dodge City Raceway Park KS)The racing action in southwest Kansas make a rare shift to Friday night at Dodge City Raceway Park with this weekend’s popular “Driver Appreciation Night” event that features a full card of championship chase racing action. This Friday’s action that features Precise Racing Products DCRP Sprint Cars along with IMCA Modifieds, IMCA Sport Modifieds, IMCA Stock Cars and IMCA Hobby Stocks will fire off at 7:30 p.m. Press Releases7/26
  • Terry McCarl)Terry McCarl’s win of the Randy Droescher Memorial Sunday at Badlands Motor Speedway near Brandon, South Dakota came at a bit of a cost to the family. Son Carson looked to be on his way to his second win of the season in the Jeremy Scadden #6 when he got into the wall. TMAC secured the win for the family, however. This week will be a busy one. On Friday, the $20,000 to win NSL Barb Wieskus Classic will commence at Jackson Motorplex in Minnesota. Saturday, TMAC will be in action at Badlands before returning to NSL racing at the Hancock County Speedway near Britt, Iowa Sunday. Press Releases7/26
  • KSE Racing Products)Over the last week, multiple drivers using KSE Racing Products made their competition pay as weekend sweeps seemed to be the norm around the country. In California, Kyle Hirst is on an absolute tear right now. After sweeping the Civil War Series/King of the West Series double-header weekend two weekends, Hirst was back at it again this past weekend at the Peter Murphy Classic. Aboard his Tarlton Motorsports entry, Hirst swept the weekend as he dominated the feature event both Friday and Saturday night. Press Releases7/26
  • Ian Madsen)Ian Madsen and his KCP Racing team had a very strong showing at both the Jackson Motorplex and the Knoxville Raceway over the weekend. Running fourth at the Motorplex, Madsen would finish second in 360ci action at the Knoxville Raceway before rear-end issues plagued him in the 410ci feature event. Press Releases7/26
  • Richard Vander Weerd)After a couple weekends away from the track, Richard Vander Weerd returned to action on Friday and Saturday night as he took part in the Peter Murphy Classic at the Thunderbowl Raceway in Tulare, CA with the USAC West Coast 360ci series. Press Releases7/26
  • Paulie Colagiovanni)Paulie Colagiovanni and the All Star Performance, Donath Motor Worx #10c headed to Ohsweken Speedway on Monday night July 25th. With 34 car signed into the pits including NASCAR star Kasey Kahne, Colagiovanni timed 18th fastest in hot laps. Press Releases7/26
  • Robbie Price)A three-race weekend on the pavement for Robbie Price turned into frustration for the Cobble Hill, BC driver. Mechanical issues, a tangle while leading, and a 14th place finish would leave the youngster scratching his head when all was said and done. Press Releases7/26
  • OCRS)The third and final trek down Interstate 44 into the deep southwestern part of Oklahoma will take place this Saturday as the Ameri-Flex / OCRS sprint car tour makes its final appearance of 2016 at the Lawton Speedway. Waiting for the invaders will be the Lawton Speedway stalwarts looking to defend their home track. OCRS 7/26

Monday  July 25th 2016

If you could go back and change things, you might not be the person you are right now. Walter Payton

10:40pm

RESULTS...

  • Column)"AJ Maddox Powers to Third 2016 Top Gun Feature Win" by Richard Golardi Florida Open Wheel 7/25
  • Patriots)It has been a long time for Sprint Car veteran driver George Suprick as he led all 25 laps at Woodhull Raceway to pick up the Patriot Sprint Tour Event and his first win in a 360 Sprint car since 2012. Suprick got himself into the top eight redraw and drew the one pill and would start alongside Jonathan Preston. The two drivers would bring the 22 car field to the green flag where they were side by side into the first set of corners and as they exited turn two, a spinning Jake Muench would bring out the first yellow that also collected Steve Glover and Derrick Juliano in the process. Race Results 7/25

PRESS...

  • Kerry Madsen)Heading East with the World of Outlaws Craftsman Sprint Car Series over the weekend, Kerry Madsen and his Keneric Racing team turned in a couple of hard charges that resulted in two Top-10 finishes at the Williams Grove Speedway. “Overall we ran really well at the Williams Grove Speedway,” Kerry Madsen said. “It is always a technical track, and to come from deep both nights is a pretty strong feat for anyone.” Press Releases7/25
  • Cody Lamar)Returning to the Marysville Raceway on Saturday night, Cody Lamar had a strong night that saw him earn quick time honors and a second place finish in the feature event as he continues to chase after the track championship. Press Releases7/25
  • World of Outlaws)The World of Outlaws Craftsman® Sprint Car Series continues its march through the 'Month of Money' with its only stop in Canada this season at Ohsweken (Ont.) Speedway on Tuesday, July 26 before heading to Michigan for the first series event at Hartford Motor Speedway since 2005 on Friday, July 29 and Wisconsin for the O'Reilly Auto Parts Badger 40 at Wilmot Raceway on Saturday, July 30.DIRT/World of Outlaws 7/25
  • Cory Eliason)Taking part in a Midwest Speedweek over the last week, Cory Eliason and his Van Dyke Motorsports team faired well as the Californian made his debut at three more tracks and recorded four Top-10 finishes. “Overall I thought it was a good week for us,” Eliason said. “We saw a little bit of everything and were able to work our way forward and show some good speed.” Press Releases7/25
  • Lernerville Speedway PA)With the Don Martin Memorial 25th Anniversary Silver Cup in the rearview mirror and the cancelation of last Friday’s Modified Mania, Fab4 Racing Fueled by Turner's Premium Iced Teas has officially entered the stretch drive to the 2016 Track Championships. Jack Sodeman Jr., Russ King, Mat Williamson and Corey McPherson lead the point standings in their respective divisions heading into the final five weeks of Fast Fridays of Fab4 Fueled by Turner’s. Press Releases7/25
  • Andy Gregg)In the hunt for the win for much of Saturday night’s feature event in Placerville, CA, Andy Gregg would find himself in a dogfight that ended with the Diamond Springs, CA driver finishing in the third spot. “It was good to have a night go our way for a change,” Andy Gregg said. “We had a really good car and led until lap 20, and I tried a little too hard to get the top spot back and we ended up finishing third.” Press Releases7/25
  • Scotty Thiel)Friday night’s racing action was presented by the Oshkosh Speedzone in Oshkosh, WI. Scotty Thiel and the Scott Thiel Motorsports team struggled early on in the evening after getting tangled up with some cars in the heat race but he managed to still put himself in position to make the A-main event and would go on to charge his way to a solid 5th place finish after starting 13th! Press Releases7/25
  • Greg DeCaires)Spending the duration of Saturday night’s feature event in Placerville, CA fighting for the race lead, Greg DeCaires and his Dale Mille Motorsports team would end their night with a very hard fought fourth place finish. Kicking his night off by timing the Dale Miller Plumbing and Septic/Thompson’s Auto Center/RedHawk Casino backed No. 4SA machine in 12th fastest, DeCaires would find himself on the front row of his heat race. Press Releases7/25
  • NSL)A lot of money is up for grabs this weekend when the National Sprint League will have three races in three days at three different tracks. The action begins on Friday at Jackson Motorplex in Jackson, Minn., where the track is putting up its biggest single-day purse ever. The winner will receive $20,000 with second place pocketing $10,000. All A Main starters will make at least $1,000. National Sprint League 7/25
  • Jonathan Allard)Returning to the seat of the Jim and Anette Van Lare No. 5v over the weekend to take on the King of the West Series during the Peter Murphy Classic, Allard would finish 10th during the Friday night show before getting upside down at the start of the Saturday night program. “I hate that I tore up Jim and Annette Van Lare’s equipment, but I am very appreciative for the opportunity they gave me to compete in a race that means a lot to me.” Press Releases7/25
  • Jason Sides)Jason Sides has his eyes ahead following a frustrating week in Pennsylvania. Sides will compete with the World of Outlaws Craftsman Sprint Car Series this Tuesday at Ohsweken Speedway in Ohsweken, Ontario, Canada, for the Six Nations Showdown; on Friday at Hartford Speedway in Hartford, Mich.; and on Saturday at Wilmot Raceway in Wilmot, Wis., for the O'Reilly Auto Parts Badger 40. Press Releases7/25
  • Travis Rilat)Travis Rilat is returning to Skagit Speedway this weekend looking for redemption. Rilat will drive for Richard Saumure on Friday and Saturday at the high-banked track during the Bob's Burgers & Brew Summer Nationals. Rilat was involved in a crash and ended 11th during his two most recent races at the track. Press Releases7/25
  • Justyn Cox)Traveling to the Thunderbowl Raceway in Tulare, CA, Justyn Cox would have a good weekend that saw him and his Cox Racing team score two eighth place finishes while in action with the King of the West Series. “I typically have my fair share of struggles in Tulare, CA, but last weekend we had a pretty good weekend I thought,” Justyn Cox said. “We didn’t make a ton of noise but we were able to move forward at times and get out of there in one piece and with two eighth place finishes.” Press Releases7/25
  • Patrick Dills)Patrick Dills extended his lead in the Cottage Grove Speedway Extreme Sprints championship standings following another strong performance last Saturday. Dills opened the event by setting quick time during qualifying at the quarter-mile oval before he maneuvered from fourth to second place in both the dash and a heat race. That lined him up on the outside of the second row for the 25-lap main event. Press Releases7/25
  • Knoxville Raceway IA)Sprint car racing's grandest event is just 15 days away and teams are gearing up for the $150,000 prize. The event has received 99 official entries - the most ever at this point in the season. NASCAR Camping World Truck Series driver Rico Abreu has officially entered the four-day race, driving the No. 24 sprint car for car owner Paul Silva. Abreu qualified for the Knoxville Nationals finale for the first time in 2015. Prior NASCAR commitments, however, kept him from competing in the event and left him with a 25th- place finish. This year, the Camping World Truck Series has an "off weekend" allowing Abreu to stay for the entire sprint car event and battle for his first-career Knoxville Nationals title.Press Releases7/25
  • Giovanni Scelzi)Giovanni Scelzi is pleased with his results following his King of the West 410 Sprint Car Series debut last weekend at Thunderbowl Raceway during the Peter Murphy Classic. Scelzi, who was driving his family owned 360ci sprint car during the marquee 410ci sprint car event, recorded a pair of top-15 finishes and he was the highest finishing driver competing with a 360ci engine. Press Releases7/25
  • Jackson Motorplex MN)Jackson Motorplex will host its highest paying single-day show in the history of the track this Friday night during Abdo, Eick & Meyers, LLP Night. The half-mile oval is paying the winner of the Spirit Lake Silver & Gold NSL 410 Sprint Cars with the National Sprint League main event $20,000 with the runner up receiving $10,000. The event also pays $1,000 to start. Press Releases7/25
  • Josh Schneiderman)Josh Schneiderman and the Deuce Motorsports #49 team continue to excel on Saturday nights at the Knoxville Raceway. Including his first podium finish there July 9, the West Burlington, Iowa driver has passed twenty-one cars in the past three weeks. After charging from 16th to ninth on July 16, he was back at it last Saturday night, going from 13th to eighth with the National Sprint League back in town. This week, the team has two events planned. Tomorrow night, they’ll be at the Dubuque Speedway in Iowa when the Sprint Invaders race for $2,000 to win. Saturday, Josh will be making his last start at Knoxville before Southern Iowa Sprintweek gets underway.Press Releases7/25
  • Andy Forsberg)For the second weekend in-a-row, Andy Forsberg and his C&M Motorsports team celebrated a win at the Petaluma Speedway as the Auburn, CA driver picked up his ninth win of the season on Saturday night. “The track was a bit slick in the feature event and fortunately for me, my guys do a good job of giving me a car that I feel comfortable in when it does that, and we were able to get back into victory lane,” Andy Forsberg said. Press Releases7/25
  • Mason Moore)Mason Moore continued his strong 2016 campaign at the Placerville Speedway on Saturday night as he charged from the fourth row to claim his fourth overall win of the 2016 season, and his third with the F&F Racing team at the high banked ¼ mile. Press Releases7/25
  • Ryan Bernal)Making his long awaited return to the Thunderbowl Raceway in Tulare, CA to take part in the Peter Murphy Classic with the USAC West Coast 360’s, Ryan Bernal did not disappoint as he won the opening night feature event, before opting to give up his pole position on Saturday night to take the Peter Murphy Challenge and come from the 11th starting position to finish second. Press Releases7/25
  • Brian Brown)A win at Knoxville Raceway Saturday night came at a great time for Brian Brown and the Casey’s General Stores/FVP #21 team. It followed up a strong top five showing at the King’s Royal on July 16, and precedes a busy upcoming three weeks. This week finds the team running four races, starting Thursday with the ASCS-Warrior region in Sedalia, Missouri. Friday, the team will head to Jackson Motorplex in Minnesota for a $20,000 to win NSL event, before heading to Knoxville Saturday and the Hancock County Speedway near Britt, Iowa Sunday for more NSL action. Press Releases7/25
  • Jerry Coons Jr)No one could touch the Swanson brothers Thursday night in the 100-lap Rich Vogler/USAC Hall of Fame Classic USAC Silver Crown race at Lucas Oil Raceway, but Jerry Coons Jr. of Greencastle, Ind. turned in a stellar performance to finish third in the Nolen Racing No. 20 sponsored in part by Columbus Container and KECO Coatings. Press Releases7/25
  • Dodge City Raceway Park KS)The racing action in southwest Kansas make a rare shift to Friday night at Dodge City Raceway Park with this weekend’s popular “Driver Appreciation Night” event that features a full card of championship chase racing action. This Friday’s action that features Precise Racing Products DCRP Sprint Cars along with IMCA Modifieds, IMCA Sport Modifieds, IMCA Stock Cars and IMCA Hobby Stocks will fire off at 7:30 p.m. Press Releases7/25
  • Perris Auto Speedway CA)When the Amsoil USAC/CRA Sprint Cars return to Perris Auto Speedway this Saturday night, July 30th, veteran California Lightning Sprint Car Series driver Jeff Dyer will be taking his second ever ride in a 410 sprint car. However, next month the Victorville resident, who retired from the United States Army in May, will be switching from a race car to a police cruiser as he begins training at the California Highway Patrol Academy in Sacramento. Press Releases7/25
  • Trey Starks)Trey Starks will make his season debut at Knoxville Raceway this Saturday. Starks will drive for Jeff McCall during the National Sprint League event at the half-mile oval in Knoxville, Iowa, where he will return the following weekend for the Capitani Classic before tackling the 56th annual 5-Hour Energy Knoxville Nationals Aug. 10-13. Press Releases7/25
  • Billings Motorsports Park MT)Billings Motorsports Park will host its first ASCS Frontier Region sprint car race of the season this Saturday. Late models, modifieds and street stocks are also on the card. Skylar Gee enters this weekend leading the ASCS Frontier Region championship standings by 52 points over D.J. Brink with Kelly Miller only 65 points behind Gee. Press Releases7/25
  • Brock Zearfoss)The “Jonestown Jet” Brock Zearfoss joined the best in the business for two days during the recent weekend, entering the Champion Racing Oil Summer Nationals at Williams Grove Speedway with the World of Outlaws Craftsman Sprint Car Series. When the weekend concluded, Zearfoss qualified for one of the two Summer Nationals main events, finishing 16th on Friday night, July 22, after starting 19th on the grid. Zearfoss finished fifth during his respective heat race to automatically qualify for the $8,000-to-win program. Press Releases7/25
  • Brent Marks)Brent Marks represented Central Pennsylvania well during the World of Outlaws Craftsman Sprint Car Series invasion of Williams Grove Speedway, knocking out back-to-back top-15 finishes during Champion Racing Oil Summer Nationals competition, highlighted with a 12th place performance on Friday night, July 22. The “Myerstown Missile” earned his 12th place finish after starting 24th on the feature grid, advancing enough positions to also earn the KSE Hard Charger Award. Press Releases7/25
  • Danny Dietrich)With the Champion Racing Oil Summer Nationals at Williams Grove Speedway officially in the books, resulting in back-to-back main event starts against the World of Outlaws Craftsman Sprint Car Series, finishing as high as 18th, “Double-D” Danny Dietrich will now return to the drawing board and prep for three starts during the upcoming week, all beginning with action at the Grandview Speedway in Bechtelsville, Pennsylvania, on Tuesday evening, July 26. The midweek program will feature the second annual Thunder Cup for the 410 sprint cars worth $5,000, as well as the remaining events from the Pennsylvania Sprint Speedweek date which was halted due to Mother Nature.Press Releases7/25
  • ASCS Lucas Oil)The road to Knoxville is a little shorter as the Lucas Oil American Sprint Car Series presented by the MAVTV Motorsports Network heads for the southeastern corner of South Dakota for a little Thursday Night Thunder this week. ASCS 7/25
  • Patriots)The A-Verdi Storage Containers Patriot Sprint Tour will return to the Big R this Friday night for the second time this season. Fridays event will also be a part of the 2016 PST- American points championship. The series’ first visit to Ransomville was back on June 3rd when Chuck Hebing scored his only Patriot Sprint Tour victory of the season over Ryan Susice and Jared Zimbardi. Press Releases7/25
  • Grandview Speedway PA)A jam-packed night of racing action is on tap for this Tuesday, July 26 as the mighty roar of 410 Sprints and 358 Modifieds overtakes the Grandview Speedway for the second running of the NAPA Auto Parts Thunder on the Hill Racing Series THUNDER CUP. Press Releases7/25
  • Ocean Speedway CA)After a week off the Ocean Sprints presented by Taco Bravo will return to competition this Friday night July 29 with the fourth & final Qualifying Race for the fast approaching 56th running of the prestigious Johnny Key Classic. Press Releases7/25
  • Kyle Hirst)After sweeping last weekend’s Civil War Series/King of the West Series double-header weekend, Kyle Hirst stayed hot in Tulare, CA as he swept the two-day Peter Murphy Classic event with the King of the West Series and padded his point lead in the process. Press Releases7/25

1:00pm

RESULTS...

  • Double X Speedway MO)Sunday night saw the 14th Annual Clyde Wood Memorial Race take place upon the clay oval in California, MO where the race's namesake used to wave the flags every Sunday night. Clyde Wood would be proud of the support that this race has received from racers and fans alike. The 2016 edition was once again a stop on the ASCS Warrior Region Sprint Car Tour with 22 drivers on hand to vie for the $2500 Winner's share. Drivers towed in from Missouri, Kansas, Arkansas and Texas to try their hand at taming the home of Sunday Night Thunder. Race Results 7/25
  • ASCS Warrior)He won it before, and he's won it again, Jonathan Cornell is seemingly unstoppable at the Double X Speedway, this time taking the win in the 14th annual Clyde Wood Memorial with the Speedway Motors ASCS Warrior Region presented by Impact Signs, Awnings, and Wraps. Podium finish No. 10 on the season, the win counts as Cornell's 30th overall triumph with the Missouri based region of the American Sprint Car Series.ASCS 7/25
  • Column)Danny Burton has Lincoln Park Speedway notes in Hoosier Race Report 7/25

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  • GF-1 Chassis)Nice weekend for GF1 teams - congratulations AJ Flick on his win Friday night at Thunder Mountain Speedway, Craig Mintz on his win at Attica, Daryn Pittman for his win Friday night at Williams Grove and follow up 2nd place finish on Saturday night and Michael Bauer on picking up his 1st career 410 win Saturday night at Mercer Raceway Park! 7/25
  • Ohsweken Speedway ONT)The Arrow Express Six Nations Showdown featuring the World of Outlaws Craftsman Sprint Car series returns to Ohsweken Speedway on Tuesday, with NASCAR driver Kasey Kahne in competition. Arrow Express is again the presenting sponsor of the Six Nations Showdown on Tuesday, July 26, which will feature the World of Outlaws Craftsman Sprint Car series, plus DIRTcar 358 Modifieds, and HRW Automotive Mini Stocks. Press Releases7/25
  • Ohsweken Speedway ONT)The revamped Northern Crate Nationals will take to the track on Monday night at Ohsweken Speedway, with NASCAR's Kasey Kahne in competition. The Burger Barn Northern Crate Nationals on Monday, July 25 will feature the first ever visit of the Race of Champions (RoC) Sportsman Tour Modifieds to Ohsweken, plus the Go Nuclear! Late Model series, Kool Kidz-Corr/Pak 360 Sprint Cars, Strickland’s GMC Crate Sprint Cars, and Affordable Towing & Recovery Thunder Stocks. The event will also include a crate engine giveaway thanks to Strickland's GMC; Anyone in any division racing at Ohsweken with a crate engine in their car that night will be eligible for the draw. Press Releases7/25
  • Mark Dobmeier)Mark Dobmeier and the Jimco Motorsports/Polaris #13 team on certainly on a roll right now! The Grand Forks, North Dakota driver has reeled off five wins in a row, bringing his season total to eleven. In addition, he has won four in a row at River Cities Speedway in Grand Forks and three in a row at Badlands Motor Speedway near Brandon, South Dakota. He won at each facility again last weekend. Press Releases7/25
  • Wilmot WI/SLS Promotions)Wilmot Raceway in Wisconsin has hosted the World of Outlaws Craftsman Sprint Car Series three times and all three have produced close-quarters, side-by-side racing on the third-mile bullring. The inaugural series event at Wilmot in 2006 was one for the ages, with Mark Dobmeier scoring his first World of Outlaws Craftsman Sprint Car Series win in a thrilling last lap battle with Daryn Pittman and Jeremy Campbell, with Pittman spinning backwards across the line. Pittman made up for that near-miss in 2008 by picking up the win, while David Gravel was victorious in the series most recent visit to Wilmot in 2014. This edition of Quick Hits sets the stage for the O’Reilly Auto Parts Badger 40 for the World of Outlaws Craftsman Sprint Car Series at Wilmot Raceway on Saturday, July 30. Press Releases7/25
  • Hartford MI/SLS Promotions)The World of Outlaws Craftsman Sprint Car Series makes their final visit of the season to the state of Michigan this week on Friday, July 29 at Hartford Speedway. The series return to the high-banked, high-speed, half-mile for the first time since 2011. Joey Saldana, who won that race, is the only driver competing full-time with the series this year that has been victorious at Hartford Speedway. He has won with three different series at the track during his career. This edition of Quick Hits sets the stage for the World of Outlaws Craftsman Sprint Car Series return to Hartford Speedway on Friday, July 29. Press Releases7/25

Sunday  July 24th 2016

Never interrupt someone doing what you said couldn't be done. Amelia Earhart

11:45pm

RESULTS...

  • Badlands Motor Speedway SD)360 sprints...#24 Terry McCarl #9N Wade Nygaard #3 Tim Kaeding #2D Dusty Ballenger #2L Logan Forler #429 Robby Wolfgang #2C Wayne Johnson #1H Justin Henderson #75 Tommy Barber #11X Gregg Bakker #70 Ben Waxdahl #14 Jody Rosenboom #6 Carson McCarl #35 Skyler Prochaska #95 Matt Covington #52 Blake Hahn #12 Brock Dump #25N Marcus Dumesny #5 Eric Lutz #14K Kyle Bellum #25 Dylan Peterson #51M Doug Martens #1 Justin Glaser #13MJ Brandon Halverson 7/24
  • USCS)The Carolina Kid, Eric Riggins Jr. of Charlotte, NC made the short tow down I-77 worthwhile as he won the exciting 25-lap United Sprint Car Series Outlaw Thunder Tour Presented by K&N Filters main event on Saturday night at Lancaster Speedway. The race entitled the Joe and Jim (McLain) Summer Sprint Classic Round #2 featured three lead changes among three drivers and an exciting side-by-side duel at the finish before Riggins parked his #47 Alpha Canvas and Awning J&J Auto Racing sprint car in the www.rockauto.com USCS Victory Lane. USCS 7/24
  • Ohsweken Speedway ONT)The 360 Sprint Car teams were busy with their regularly-scheduled event, plus began their racing portion of the evening by making up the 20 lap A-Feature which was rained out on July 8. Dylan Westbrook used his pole position earned on July 8 to lead every lap of the makeup A-Feature, although Dave Dykstra did his best to get through traffic and keep the leader in sight. Westbrook was able to stay up front and claim his second consecutive Ohsweken win, while Dykstra settled for the runner-up spot. Alex Hill scored her first ever 360 Sprint Car podium finish, while Jake Brown and Dain Naida rounded out the top five. Race Results 7/24
  • King of the West)In a true storybook ending on Saturday night at Thunderbowl Raceway two-time King of the West Sprint Car Series champion Kyle Hirst was able to complete a weekend sweep of the third annual Peter Murphy Classic, taking home over $14,000 for his efforts at the double header. KoW, JH Wingless, Civil War 7/24
  • Marysville Raceway CA)Grass Valley driver Jeremy Burt earned his second win of 2016 by leading all 25-laps during the sprint car main event. Burt was jubilant in victory lane because early this year he had been passed not once but twice for the lead late in main event racing. “You bet that was on my mind,” said Burt when asked about the prior losses.Race Results 7/24
  • MSCS)Shane Cottle won the Hoosier Tire Midwest Sprint Car Series feature Saturday night at the Montpelier Motor Speedway. The Kokomo, IN, driver out dueled Brady Short in a 25 lap feature that awarded $2,000 to the winner. The redraw after the heat races inverted the top four cars for the feature. Cottle was the one who would start fourth and his first task was to catch pole sitter Brady Short. The Bedford Blaster took the green flag alongside fast qualifier Tyler Hewitt and the race was on. Cottle already had the runner-up spot as the first lap was completed. The leader Brady Short would be challenged at every opportunity. Race Results 7/24
  • NSRA)The Royal Purple NSRA Sprints would take on the Royal Purple King of the Wing National Sprint Series on Saturday, July 23rd at Evergreen Speedway in Monroe, Washington. The event was the famed Rory Price Memorial and paid $10,000.00 to the evening’s winner. Over thirty Sprint Cars from all over North America were in attendance. Race Results 7/24

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  • The Speedway Motors/Champion Racing Oil Central PA Sprint Cars had a two day show at Williams Grove Speedway with the World of Outlaws on Friday and Saturday July 22nd-23rd. The Friday night show went to the World of Outlaws with Daryn Pittman coming out on top and Lance Dewease finishing 2nd. The following night the same two drivers swapped finishing positions with Lance Dewease in the Don Kreitz #69k taking the win and retaining the Morgan Cup over Daryn Pittman. The win for Dewease was his 8th for the year and was a popular win among the Central PA fans at Williams Grove Speedway.Speedway Motors/Champion Racing Oil Central PA 7/24
  • Dirt Classic)Saturday night at the Kokomo Speedway, Rico Abreu won a hard fought 40-lap Dirt Classic Indiana feature event as he bested a stout field of Arctic Cat All Star Circuit of Champions to earn a berth in the upcoming Dirt Classic Ohio, as well as the September 24th $20,000-to-win, $1,000-to-start Dirt Classic. Press Releases7/24
  • EMMR)The Eastern Museum of Motor Racing is a non-profit organization founded in 1975, dedicated to the preservation of America’s great motor racing history. EMMR not only honors significant people and vehicles of racing’s past; but also, the historic speedways, fairgrounds, drag racing organizations, and the Gettysburg Region Antique Auto Club of America. Central PA 7/24
  • Paulie Colagiovanni)Paulie Colagiovanni and the All Star Performance, Donath Motor Worx headed west to the Ohsweken Speedway on Friday night July 22nd. Colagiovanni finished in the 2nd position in heat race #1 after starting 4th and directly transferring into the feature event. Press Releases7/24
  • Robbie Stillwaggon)Fresh off of an 6th place finish at the Georgetown Speedway with the United Racing Club, the Quality Auto Body #89 of Robbie Stillwaggon and crew headed to Selinsgrove Speedway to compete in the 7/16/16 make up feature along with a full night of racing on Saturday night. Press Releases7/24
  • Brett Michalski)Brett Michalski and the JR Heating and Air Conditioning #73b headed back to Selinsgrove Speedway for the make up 25 lap feature event along with a full night of racing action. Michalski who started 20th in the make up feature event form the previous Saturday night brought the #73b home in the 16th position earning valuable seat time in the process. Michalski who is making the jump from 600cc micros knows that any seat time is beneficial to his development of a 360 sprint car driver. Press Releases7/24
  • Davie Franek)Fresh off of his last lap winning pass at Georgetown Speedway, Davie "No Panic" Franek headed to Selinsgrove Speedway for a Saturday night double header. Franek and the Dave Franek Auto Sales #28f were one of 26 360 Sprints signed into the pit area for Saturday nights double feature event. Press Releases7/24
  • ESS)Next Sunday, July 31st the stars of the 360 Sprint Car racing world will converge on the Utica-Rome Speedway for the third edition of the prestigious Cole Cup. One driver will walk away with over $10,000 in prize money with a hefty $500 going to any driver that makes the 30-lap A-Main. Press Releases7/24
  • Port Royal Speedway PA)Plans to honor driver Randy Wolfe and car owners John and Pee Wee Zemaitis at the upcoming Living Legends Dream Race at Port Royal Speedway on August 6 are taking shape. A pre-race autograph session with Wolfe and the Zemaitis’ along with several of their prior car owners and drivers is now slated with several more names still under review. The list of confirmed attendees as of now includes drivers Bobby Weaver, Sean Michael, Lucas Wolfe, and Stevie Smith along with car owners Jim and Laura Allebach as well as Glen Hyneman. Central PA 7/24
  • Port Royal Speedway PA)Slivinski Law Offices of Selinsgrove will present Salute To The Military Night at Port Royal Speedway this Saturday, July 30 a 7:30 pm. The special Free-To-The-Military racing program offers action for the Weikert’s Livestock 410 sprints, the Aumiller’s Insurance super late models, the Gray’s Auto & Towing 355 econo late models and the All American Outlaws. Central PA 7/24

4:20pm

RESULTS...

  • ASCS SOS)Backing up his Friday night performance, Shane Morgan parked his Mercedes-Benz of South Mississippi No. 01 in Victory Lane for 10th time with the Lucas Oil ASCS Southern Outlaw Sprints in the series debut at Georgia's Toccoa Raceway.ASCS 7/24
  • Lincoln Park Speedway IN)Fairland, Ind. native Brent Beauchamp slid past Thomas (T-Mez) Meseraull just before a lap 15 caution and made that pass stick on his way to the sprint car victory on the 5/16th mile dirt oval. Race Results 7/24
  • Waynesfield Raceway Park OH)Three divisions of open wheel racing took the track Saturday night at Waynesfield Raceway Park in Waynesfield, Ohio. The event dubbed the “Open Wheel Showdown” had a great crowd on hand to see the final appearance of the year for the K&L Ready Mix NRA Sprint Invaders. The Satellite Connections Non Wings and Quest Federal Credit Union UMP Modifieds were also on the program to continue their season point battles.Race Results 7/24
  • Placerville Speedway CA)A total of 62 cars packed the pits for the 14th round of the 2016 Red Hawk Casino Championship Season, for the annual "Big Trophy Night" at Placerville Speedway. With 18 Thompson's Auto Group 360 Sprint Cars lined up for the 25 lap main event, Placerville’s own Andy Gregg and Fair Oak’s Jake Morgan led the field to green. Gregg got the initial jump over Morgan into turn 1, but 4-time and defending track champion Greg DeCaires lived up to his nickname the “Catfish,” and used the bottom of the race track to pass both to take command coming off of turn 2. DeCaires stayed ahead until lap 8 when ironically, Gregg used the low line off of turn two to drive back by DeCaires and reclaim the lead.Race Results 7/24
  • Oswego Speedway NY)When the film crew from Suzuki presents SPEED SPORT on MAVTV comes to Oswego Speedway, have your money on Dave Danzer. For the second time this season Danzer drove his family owned No. 52 Novelis Supermodified to Turning Stone Resort Casino Victory Lane on a national TV night at the Steel Palace, but this time it was worth a cool $10,000 as the winner of Saturday’s coveted 30th annual Mr. Novelis Supermodified presented by Davis Bros. Inc. Race Results 7/24
  • Wayne County Speedway OH)After a couple of rain outs, the OVSCA Sprints made their first visit to NAPA WCS as Mitch Harble would take the lead from his outside pole position as Fremont’s DJ Foos would grab second from his 5th starting spot. Foos would waste little time taking over the point, as he took the lead on lap three and opened up a comfortable lead as Jordan Ryan worked his way past Harble on lap nine.Race Results 7/24
  • Susquehanna Speedway PA)Steve Fannasy added his name to the list of winners this season in Credit Connection Auto Sales Super Sportsman competition at Susquehanna Speedway. The Dauphin, PA racer became the eighth different winner in ten Super Sportsman features this year after leading the second half of Saturday night’s 25-lap feature.Central PA 7/24
  • VSS)Virginia Sprint Series Race #14 Saturday 23rd 2016 IMCA RaceSaver Mid-Atlantic Division Shenandoah Speedway Shenandoah, Va. Jerald Harris piloting the Harris Movers sprinter showed the way Saturday night on the first real hot race night of the summer season. Heat races started the night with JD Coats and Ryan Price taking wins. Bill Rice and JD Coats paced the field to green with Rice out first as Harris made the quick outside pass to second. Rice stayed out front until lap three when Harris moved to the front bringing along Tom Humphries and Ryan Price. Harris lead as laps were clicking away with the front bunch pulling away from the rest but they couldn’t shake each other. With the white flag waving Harris got a few car lengths ahead but Price was all over Humphries trying one last low charge but it came up short at the line with Jerald Harris out front and Humphries staying second. At the line it was Jerald Harris, Tom Humphries, Ryan Price, Anthony Linkenhoker, JD Coats, French Grimes, Chris Ware, Mike Keeton, Bill Rice, Andrew Wroten and Glenn Worrell. Nest week it’s time for another Fast Friday event at Dixieland Speedway in Elizabeth City, NC. on Friday night July 29th. Thank you for your support 7/24
  • OCRS)Last week, Whit Gastineau felt like he let an Ameri-Flex / OCRS victory get away when he lost by 0.138 second margin to Sheldon Barksdale at Humboldt Speedway. Saturday, Gastineau made sure that did not happen again with a start-to-finish run to victory in the Ameri-Flex / OCRS main event at Oklahoma Sports Park. OCRS 7/24
  • Selinsgrove Speedway PA)Eric Tomacek of Abbottstown and Mark Smith of Sunbury split the victories in the 25-lap sprint car races, while Coleby Frye of Dover won his first race of the year in the 25-lap Moon Shine Camo Route 35 Late Model Challenge Series.Central PA 7/24
  • USAC)USAC WESTERN HPD MIDGET RACE RESULTS: July 23, 2016 - Lemoore, California - Lemoore Raceway  FEATURE: (15 laps) 1. Ashley Hazelton, 2. Tom Paterson, 3. Jesse Love IV, 4. John Gerber, 5. Antonia Boscacci, 6. Annie Breidinger. USAC 7/24
  • World of Outlaws)Lance Dewease's World of Outlaws Craftsman® Sprint Car Series victory in the the Champion Racing Oil Summer Nationals finale at Williams Grove Speedway on Saturday night took a lot of hard work and a little good luck. Dewease, who spent much of the first two-thirds of the feature looking for a line around Joey Saldana, battled to the lead on one restart, had do it again after the caution flew before a lap was completed and then, after the caution flew on the final lap for Aaron Ott, who spun near the start/finish line, ran out of fuel as the open red was called. DIRT/World of Outlaws 7/24

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  • Dave Blaney)Tonight’s Arctic Cat All Stars Dirt Classic Indiana utilized a special format that accumulated points from two sets of heat races which ultimately determined the main event lineup. Friday night’s results helped set the heat lineups for tonight. Dave Blaney finished fifth in his first heat. In the second heat, he drove the Motter Equipment Mohawk Northeast Beltline Body Shop 71M to a dominant wire to wire win. He earned enough points to start 17th in the A Main. Press Releases7/24
  • Badger)Rain showers during the running of the “DeKalb Championship Night” Saturday Night at Sycamore Speedway forced cancellation of the event. Before the rain showers, The Mid-State Equipment /Zimbrick Chevrolet of Sun Prairie Badger Midget Series, ran three heat races for the twenty-three cars present with Gage Walker, Brandon Waelti, and Robbie Ray scoring victories. Norm Ehrke won the heat race for the Badger 600 Micro Series presented by My Race Pass. Next for Badger will be the Sunday night July 31 at Angell Park Speedway (Sun Prairie. WI). The “80th Anniversary Season Championship Race” will feature: the Badger Midgets, co-sanctioned POWRi North/Badger 600 Micros, Wisconsin Dirt Racing Legends and the track debut of the Meyer Valves and Vacs Wingelss Sprint Series. 7/24
  • Williams Grove Speedway PA)Williams Grove Speedway will kickoff the first ever Mid Atlantic Crown for URC and ESS 360 c.i. powered sprint cars this Friday night, July 29 at 8 pm when it stages its annual 360 Sprint Nationals. Joining the exciting 360 sprints on the Williams Grove Friday card will be the Lawrence Chevrolet 410 sprint cars for a 25-lap, $3,800 to win main event. Central PA 7/24
  • USAC)Sunday night's USAC Speed 2 "Summer Sizzle Series" IMRA Midget race at Spoon River Speedway has been postponed due to extreme heat conditions and will now be held August 13 at the Canton oval. 7/24
  • Thunder On The Hill)A big night of racing is set for Grandview Speedway on Tuesday night, July 26 for the second Annual 410 Sprint Thunder Cup & Modified double header. As a result of the June28 rain out, the remaining twenty laps of 410 sprint feature and a 30 lap modified feature will be added to the Tuesday night, July 26 racing program. With a big night of racing planned, the starting time will be moved to 7PM for time trials. Central PA 7/24
  • ND TECH SHOCK DYNOS / HECKMAN MOTORSPORTS would like to congratulate Mike Bond for winning the "Mr. Pathfinder Bank SBS" race at Oswego Speedway in NY, on July 23. Mike uses our custom built Bilstein Shocks and this was his third win of the season. Thank you for choosing our products for your race car.7/24
  • SSSS)Saturday night July 30th the BG Products Southern Sprint Car Series OUTLAW SPRINT CARS invade Florida’s fastest ¼ mile asphalt oval, Showtime Speedway in Clearwater, Florida. This event will be stop #10 on the exciting rookie season for the BG Products Southern Sprint Car Series. The ground pounders will once again take the wings off for one of 3 wingless shows in 2016. Come see divers of drivers as this is the only series to run both wing and non-winged events. Press Releases7/24

3:00am

RESULTS...

  • USAC)USAC WEST COAST SPRINT CAR SERIES RACE RESULTS: July 23, 2016 – Tulare, California – Merle Stone Chevrolet Thunderbowl Raceway – “3rd Annual Peter Murphy Classic”  NT FEATURE: (30 laps) 1. Troy Rutherford, 2. Ryan Bernal, 3. Bud Kaeding, 4. Brody Roa, 5. Richard Vander Weerd, 6. Carson Macedo, 7. Danny Faria Jr., 8. Max Adams, 9. D.J. Johnson, 10. Michael FaccintoUSAC 7/24
  • All Stars)Rico Abreu scored big on Saturday night at Kokomo Speedway in Kokomo, Indiana, earning the inaugural Dirt Classic Indiana title worth $12,500 against Tony Stewart’s Arctic Cat All Star Circuit of Champions. Abreu took command officially on lap 24 of the 40-lap main event, using a textbook slide job to work beyond Wooster, Ohio’s Sheldon Haudenschild. The victory, earned from the inside of row three, gives Abreu three on the season with the Arctic Cat All Stars, increasing his career total to five.All Stars  7/24
  • Thunderbowl Raceway CA)King of the West...#1NZ Kyle Hirst #0 Bud Kaeding #14 Jason Meyers #83J Shane Golobic #3C Tyler Walker #88N DJ Netto #37 Mitchell Faccinto #31C Justyn Cox #25 Bobby McMahan #00 Jason Statler #18W Colby Copeland #41 Gio Scelzi #98 Sean Watts 7/24
  • ASCS SOS)Toccoa GA...#01 Shane Morgan #67 Matt Linder #4m Michael Miller #29 Kyle Amerson #43 Terry Witherspoon #51 Jay Dunham #00 Tristan Lee #38 Ryan Moore #1a Lee Moore #88 Brandon Blendon #0x Clint Weiss #1s Joey Schmidt #52 Cody Karl 7/24
  • ASCS Lucas Oil)Making it a perfect weekend with the Lucas Oil American Sprint Car Series presented by the MAVTV Motorsports Network, Johnny Herrera made it win No. 4 on the season with a sweep of the Rushmore Rumble at the Black Hills Speedway in Rapid City, S.D. Taking advantage of track position, Herrera commented on the run by saying, “The track got rubber down a little more than last night so I was just trying to keep my stuff straight and just work to them and let them mess up until I heard or saw somebody. I never really did but I still tried to keep a good pace but I knew Sam and those guys were coming.”ASCS 7/24
  • Atomic Speedway OH)Cole Duncan  Danny Smith7/24
  • King of Wing)Evergreen Speedway WA...#98h Matt Hein #15 Eric Humphries #45 DJ Hamilton #76a Andy Alberding #91 Bryan Warf #23 Robert Stout #12r Ron Larson #66 Kyle Vantreight #1t Tony Thomas #7d Randy DuBois #25j Sierra Jackson #88 Jason Conn #3t Tom Baker #14 Robbie Price #12n Cameron Nessinger #65 Levi Rose #33 Kyle Alberding #33a Jeff Montgomery #3d Danny Mathews #32 Mitch Holte #3 Robert Beck #51 Tristen Spiers #98 Kenny Hamilton #44 Todd Coleman 7/24
  • Wayne County Speedway OH)DJ Foos Jordan Ryan Mitch Harble 7/24
  • MSCS)Montpelier IN...Shane Cottle Brady Short Jon Stanbrough 7/24
  • Patriots)Woodhull NY  George Suprick  Bryan Howland  Darryl Ruggles 7/24
  • Riverside Int Speedway AR)1 3 88R Cody Gardner 2 2 14 Jordon Mallett 3 5 9JR Derek Hagar 4 9 40 Howard Moore 5 4 3 A.g. Rains West 6 10 88 Tim Crawley 7 7 22 Jan Howard 8 8 39 Brad Bowden 9 6 42 Andy Mcelhannon 10 14 44 Ronny Howard 11 12 01 Michael Jones 12 1 26S Marshall Skinner 13 13 12M Greg Merritt 14 11 2K Brandon Kilpatrick 7/24
  • NSL)Brian Brown led the distance of the 25-lap National Sprint League main event on Saturday at Knoxville Raceway. The win was Brown's second of the season with the National Sprint League - both at Knoxville Raceway - and it propelled him into third place in the championship standings. Brown took advantage of his front row starting position and a little fortune on the opening lap of the feature. Following a caution on the initial green flag for Josh Baughman jumping the start, polesitter Ian Madsen beat Brown into turn one to take the lead. National Sprint League 7/24
  • 34 Raceway IA)305 sprints...1 8 13 Brayden Gaylord 2 2 83X Damian Getchell 3 10 50P Harold Pohren 4 14 27 Ryan Jamison 5 1 4 Bailey Goldesberry 6 6 81 Tanner Gebhardt 7 3 71 Nathan Murders 8 7 9 Daniel Bergquist 9 5 58 Andy Krieger 10 11 7 Nick Guernsey 11 4 51JR Blaine Jamison 12 12 7A Jarrod Schneiderman 13 15 16 Devon Rouse 14 16 48 Monte Hill 15 9 83 Dave Getchell 16 13 96 Nathan Charron 17 17 84 Ben Wagoner 7/24
  • Selinsgrove Speedway PA)#1 Mark Smith #49s Mallie Shuster #77 Derek Locke #76 Larry Kelleher #23 TJ Stutts #29 Jason Shultz #39P Eric Parker #89 Robbie Stillwaggon #49 Mike Walter #66 Ryan Kissinger #19W Troy Wagaman Jr #5w Phil Walter #28F Davie Franek #67 Jason Cherry #C4 Jim Shuster #706 Mark Sasso #00 Chris Frank #33 Michael Walter II #71c Charlie Anderson #2t Michael Thomas #39 Nate Snyder #73b Brett Michaski #1W Eric Tomecek #38 Scott Wilson #47 Adam Carberry #98 Sammy Sebedra 7/16 Makeup Feature...#1W Eric Tomecek #28F Davie Franek #89 Robbie Stillwaggon #29 Jason Shultz #33 Michael Walter II #23 TJ Stutts #47 Adam Carberry #77 Derek Locke #66 Ryan Kissinger #39P Eric Parker #49s Mallie Shuster #39 Nate Snyder #5w Phil Walter #C4 Jim Shuster #00 Chris Frank #73b Brett Michaski #71c Charlie Anderson #67 Jason Cherry #2t Michael Thomas #1 Mark Smith #99K Cody Keller #706 Mark Sasso #15 Mark Bitner #67w Justin Whitetail 7/24
  • Knoxville Raceway IA)On a hot night, Brian Brown was even hotter! The Grain Valley, Missouri driver wired the field to win the non-stop 25-lap National Sprint League feature Saturday at the Knoxville Raceway on 3M Night. The win was the veteran’s 33rd at the famous half-mile and was worth $5,000. In the 360 class, a move in lapped traffic gave Ryan Giles his second win here in as many years, and Chris Walraven picked up his third win this season in the 305 class. BillW's Knoxville News 7/24
  • Marysville Raceway CA)360 sprints...#2B Jeremy Burt #9L Cody Lamar #6W Billy Wallace #21 Colby Wiesz #49 Mike Monahan #21H Jeremy Hawes #18 Tyler Seavey #14H Heath Hall #8 Jim Richardson #4X Raquel Hall #16 Jimmy Steward #19 Keith Bloom #71L Korey Lovell 7/24
  • Petaluma Speedway CA)360 sprints...#7c Andy Forsberg #7h Jake Haulot #101k Klint Simpson #29r Riley Matson #12j John Clark #4r Anthony Restad #91ri Eli Deshaies #43 Bradley Terrell #24b Geoff Ensign #55 Marissa Polizzi #67 Britton Bock 7/24
  • Badlands Motor Speedway SD)#13 Mark Dobmeier #12 Lynton Jeffrey #82 Dusty Zomer #3 Tim Kaeding #17A Austin McCarl #09 Matt Juhl #15 Joe Riedel #17B Ryan Bickett #1H Justin Henderson #24 Terry McCarl #14 Jody Rosenboom #25 Dylan Peterson #8 Casey Mack #4 Cody Hansen #8H Jade Hastings #9N Wade Nygaard #5 Dave Glennon #19L Rob Caho Jr #20A Jordan Adams #101 Chuck McGillivray #23 Dusty Ballenger #121 Paul Jeffrey #75 Tommy Barber #25M Cory Mack 7/24
  • Skagit Speedway WA)Jason Solwold has things firing on all cylinders in anticipation of next week’s Bob’s Burgers & Brew Summer Nationals. The Burlington, WA driver led the final 22 laps of the main event to score his second win in a row at Skagit Speedway on Saturday night. Joining him in victory lane were Kelsey Carpenter and Freddie Vela. Race Results 7/24
  • Top Gun)Volusia Speedway FL...#3A AJ Maddox #3 Dennis Misuraca #01 Anthony D'Alessio #38 Tony Agin #11 Brett O'Donnell #19 Keith Butler #82 Matt Kurtz #22 Johnny Gilbertson #83 Mark Ruel Jr. #3t Johnny Alexander #14 Tyler Clem #17c Aileen Collins-Love #45 Brandon Denton 7/24
  • Waynesfield Raceway Park OH)NRA Sprint Invaders - K&L Ready Mix A-Main 1 - (25 Laps) 1. 5M-Max Stambaugh [2] ; 2. 17-Jared Horstman [6] ; 3. 6s-JR Stewart [7] ; 4. 87-Jason Barney[9] ; 5. 33M-Matt Westfall[11] ; 6. 23-Devon Dobie [4] ; 7. 11-Tim Allison [12] ; 8. 5W-Jeff Williams [3] ; 9. 30-Hud Horton [10] ; 10. 6-Sean Hosey [5] ; 11. 10J-Jarrod Delong [13] ; 12. 28-Phil Gressman[1] ; 13. 12-Nick Roberts[14] ; 14. 99-Don Warren[15] ; 15. 49-Shawn Dancer [8] Non Wings - Satellite Connections A-Main 1 - (25 Laps) 1. 54-Matt Westfall[10] ; 2. 24L-Lee Underwood[4] ; 3. 9N-Luke Hall[7] ; 4. 23S-Kyle Simon[3] ; 5. 82-Mike Miller[9] ; 6. 24-Landon Simon[6] ; 7. 1M-Dustin Stroup[12] ; 8. 21-Travis Hery[2] ; 9. 19-Matt Cooley[14] ; 10. 87-Paul Dues[1] ; 11. 63D-Jim Dues[15] ; 12. 2DI-Dustin Ingle[5] ; 13. 5A-Toby Alfrey[8] ; 14. 17-Kevin Myers[11] ; 15. 71C-Barney Craig[13] 7/24
  • Dodge City Raceway Park KS)After surrendering the Precise Racing Products DCRP Sprint Car points lead during the recent “Boothill Showdown”, Taylor Velasquez rebounded by wiring the field in Saturday night’s 20-lap feature atop the 3/8-mile Dodge City Raceway Park clay oval. While Velasquez added his third score of the year in the Sprint Car ranks, other Saturday night feature winners included Brendon Gemmill in IMCA Modifieds, Jeff Kaup in IMCA Sport Modifieds, Michael Pepper in IMCA Stock Cars and David Berger in IMCA Hobby Stocks.
  • Williams Grove Speedway PA)Lance Dewease survived a caution-filled main event and running out of fuel under caution to win the Summer Nationals sanctioned by the World of Outlaws Craftsman Sprint Car Series at Williams Grove Speedway Saturday night. His eighth overall win of the season in Donnie Kreitz’s No. 69K was worth $25,000, including a $5,000 bonus for the Morgan Cup held over from a rainout in May. It was his 85th career Grove win and fourth this year. Central PA 7/24
  • USAC)USAC EASTERN MIDGET RACE RESULTS: July 23 - Shenandoah, Virginia - Shenandoah Speedway - "Boy Scouts of America Night at the Races" FEATURE: (35 laps) 1. Jake Nelke, 2. Jessica Bean, 3. Andrew Layser, 4. Nolan Allison, 5. Kyle Resco, 6, Sam Hatfield, 7. Jagger Parker, 8. George Kurtz, 9. Chris LambUSAC 7/24
  • Mercer Raceway Park PA)Michael Bauer logged his first career 4 Your Car Connection 410 Sprint Car victory at Mercer Raceway Park. For Bauer, who once dominated the Bonnell's Rod Shop Outlaw Sprint Warrior class, the transition to the more powerful 410 Sprints was a slow and difficult process. But, after crashing the trusty Trevis Craft car that served him so well at the start of his career, Bauer acquired a GF-1 chassis and it was clear that the first win would be coming soon. "It feels great, it's been a while, but the team stuck with me we just kept grinding, and I'm speechless, I am so happy." Race Results 7/24
  • Oswego Speedway NY)Saturday, July 23rd, 2016 Mr. Novelis Supermodified/Mr. Pathfinder Bank SBS pres by. Davis Bros. Inc. BOX SCORE: Novelis Supermodifieds Mr. Novelis Supermodified (50-laps): 1. 52 - Dave Danzer, 2. 00 - Joe Gosek, 3. 50 - Dave Gruel, 4. 2 - Dave Shullick Jr, 5. 68 - Michael Barnes, 6. 05 - Jeff Abold, 7. 15 - Michael Muldoon, 8. 47 - Bob Bond, 9. 91 - Tim Jedrzejek, 10. 0 - Tim Snyder, 11. 12 - Pat Lavery, 12. 51 - Joe Moriarty, 13. 99 - Dave Cliff, 14. 02 - Brandon Bellinger, 15. 24 - Jerry Curran, 16. 56 - Hal LaTulip, 17. 01 - Dan Connors, 18. 90 - Ray Graham, 19. 83 - Lou Levea Jr, 20. 55 - Keith Shampine, 21. 7 - Otto Sitterly, 22. 21 - Kody Graham, 23. 14 - Kreig Heroth, 24. 11 - Aric Iosue Race Results 7/24
  • UMSS TSCS)Racing for the second time-ever at the Red Cedar Speedway, the UMSS Traditional sprint cars put on an outstanding race for the top spot in what turned out to be a 25 lap nonstop run to the checkers on Friday night July 22 in their feature race. Jimmy Kouba led all but one lap, but current TSCS point leader Rick Kobs stayed close throughout most of the race, actually grabbed the lead on lap 22 only to see Kouba charge back and retake the top spot by a matter of inches on lap 23, and then go on to win for the third time this season. Race Results 7/24
  • Column)Gaye Carmichael has notes from Friday Williams Grove WoO in Sprint Car Notes 7/24

Saturday  July 23rd 2016

I think I've been an incredible example to my kids of what not to do. Woody Harrelson

3:15pm

RESULTS...

  • ASCS Lucas Oil)For the second year running, Johnny Herrera parked his Mesilla Valley Transportation No. 45x in Victory Lane at the Black Hills Speedway, winning the opening night of the Rushmore Rumble at the South Dakota Half-Mile with the Lucas Oil American Sprint Car Series presented by the MAVTV Motorsports Network for this third National Tour triumph of the season.ASCS 7/23
  • ASCS Gulf South)Garnering his third triumph of the season with the Griffith Truck and Equipment ASCS Gulf South Region presented by Southern Trailer Works, Channin Tankersley scored his second win of year at the Heart O' Texas Speedway in Round 2 of the 2016 Waco Metals Shootout. The opening night of the 12th annual Summer Nationals, Tankersley's $2,000 score was ASCS Gulf South career victory ASCS 7/23
  • ASCS SOS)Returning to the Deep South Raceway after Mother Nature made work of last weekend's events, Shane Morgan raced to his first Lucas Oil ASCS Southern Outlaw Sprints victory of the 2016 season. Rolling third, Morgan led fourth starting Kyle Amerson to the checkered flag with Michael Miller coming from 11th to take the show position. Kevin Newton and Joey Schmidt from 10th made the top-five. ASCS 7/23
  • IRA)The pit area filled with a number of surprise entries as the Bumper to Bumper IRA Outlaw Sprint series presented a program on an evening where the on track action was a hothot as the weather. A solid turnout of dedicated race fans were on hand to witness the action showcased by the 900 horsepower machines on the semi-banked third mile oval in spite of the heat index being near 100 degrees. IRA 7/23
  • USCS)Morgan Turpen of Cordova, TN survived a clipped nose wing, a late-race caution, and a swarm of lapped cars to capture her second straight United Sprint Car Series Outlaw Thunder Tour Presented By K&N Filters win and park her Terry Gray racing #10m in the www.rockauto.com USCS Victory Lane for the third time this season on Friday night in the 3rd annual Joe and Jim Summer Sprint Classic at Carolina Speedway leading all 30 laps of the main event. The win was her 10th USCS career win. USCS 7/23

PRESS...

  • IRA)Canceled at Jim Falls Wi due to weather. 7/23
  • Brett Michalski)United Racing Club Rookie Driver Brett Michalski and his JR Michalski and Sons Heating and Air Conditioning #73b rolled into Georgetown Speedway on Friday night July 22nd. Due to a bad pill draw, Michalski started 7th in heat race #1, and finished in the 8th position in a heat race stacked with Josh Weller, Robbie Stillwaggon and Troy Betts to name a few. After and 8th place finish in heat race #1, Michalski lined up 15th in the feature event. Michalski battled during the 25 lap feature event and finished in the 10th position, earning his 2nd top 10 of in a row (Michalski earned 10th two weeks ago at Bedford Speedway) and his 2nd top 10 of the season. Michalski and his family owned #73b will now be prepped for what is being called the weekend of money, next weekend when the United Racing Club will visit Williams Grove Speedway on Friday night for $4,000 to win, at Selinsgrove Speedway on Saturday night for the Mach 1 Nationals and $10,000 to win and finally on Sunday night at the Utica Rome Speedway for another chance of a $10,000 to win payday. 7/23
  • Robbie Stillwaggon)Robbie Stillwaggon and the Quality Auto Body #89 headed to Georgetown Speedway on Friday night July 22nd in search of gaining points on URC points leader Davie Franek. Stillwaggon who started 3rd in heat race #1 finished in the 4th position and transferring directly into the feature event. Press Releases7/23
  • Curt Michael)Curt Michael and the GEI Enterprises, Valley Forge Inc #5g rolled into Georgetown Speedway on Friday night. The Ocean View native always enjoys racing in his home state and since last Saturday nights Delaware International Speedway race was cancelled this is the first time that Michael was able to race close to home since late May. With 15 cars signed into the pit area for the nights racing action, Michael started in the 7th position in the 2nd heat race. Michael brought home the 5g in the 5th position and headed directly to the feature event. Michael started 10th in the 25 lap feature event was up to 8th by lap 7 and 7th by lap 9 and up to 5th by lap 20. Michael used a late race pass on Davey Sammons to bring home the 5g in the 4th position. Michael will now use the week to prepare the Bill Gallagher owned car for a possible 3 race weekend. Friday Night the Untied Racing Club will be at the Williams Grove Speedway and a chance for the $4,000 winners share of the purse. Saturday the 5g will head to Selinsgrove Speedway where the Mach 1 Nationals will be paying $10,000 to win. Depending on how Michael does in those nights a trip up North to the Utica-Rome Speedway for a final night of competition and a $10,000 winners prize may be on the calendar. 7/23
  • Kevin Darling)Kevin Darling and the Darling and Sons Sewer Contractors #9D headed to Georgetown Speedway on Friday night. Darling who has spent most of his weekends working with the family business was only making his 3rd URC appearance of the year. Press Releases7/23
  • Davie Franek)Davie "No Panic" Franek and the Dave Franek Auto Sales #28f headed to Georgetown Speedway on Friday night looking to increase his points lead over 2nd place Robbie Stillwaggon. There is no better way to increase a points lead by winner and that's exactly what Franek did. Press Releases7/23
  • Justin Whitall)United Racing Club Rookie Justin Whittall earned his second consecative top 10 with the United Racing Club on Friday night at the Brett Deyo promoted Georgetown Speedway. Whittall who brought home the Pioneer Auto Body, World Wide Bearings #67w in the 8th position at a track that he had never previously seen before. Whittall started in the 5th position at heat race #1 and finished in the 5th position transferring directly to the feature event. Whittall started in the 9th position for the feature event. After dropping back to the 10th position early in the feature, Whittall worked his way back up to the 8th finishing position. Whittall and the Pioneer Auto Body #67w now sit in the 8th position for the 2016 United Racing Club Points standings with 3 top 10th in 7 completed events. Whittall will now take the next weekend off before returning to URC action on Friday August 12th at the Williams Grove Speedway. 7/23

3:30am

RESULTS...

  • World of Outlaws)Daryn Pittman held off the Pennsylvania Posse in Friday night's Champion Racing Oil Summer Nationals opener at Williams Grove Speedway to score his seventh World of Outlaws Craftsman® Sprint Car Series victory of the season. Posse regulars Lance Dewease and Greg Hodnett both tried to run down the No. 9 Great Clips car, but Pittman held tough and gave the Outlaws their second win in Posse territory this season. DIRT/World of Outlaws 7/23
  • USAC)USAC WEST COAST SPRINT CAR RACE RESULTS: July 22 - Tulare, California - Merle Stone Chevrolet Thunderbowl Raceway - 3rd "Peter Murphy Classic" FEATURE: (30 laps) 1. Ryan Bernal, 2. Brody Roa, 3. Jace Vander Weerd, 4. Bud Kaeding, 5. Danny Sheridan, 6. Danny Faria Jr., 7. Michael Faccinto, 8. D.J. Johnson, 9. Richard Vander Weerd, 10. Troy RutherfordUSAC 7/23
  • USAC)USAC EASTERN MIDGET RACE RESULTS: July 22 - Raleigh, Nortth Carolina - Wake County Speedway FEATURE: (35 laps) 1. Jessica Bean, 2. Sam Hatfield, 3. George Kurtz, 4. Andrew Layser, 5. Chris Lamb, 6. Famous Rhodes II, 7. Jake Nelke, 8. Dillon Spain USAC 7/23
  • Thunderbowl Raceway CA)King of the West...Peter Murphy Classic...Kyle Hirst  Bud Kaeding Bobby McMahan 7/23
  • RPM Speedway TX)IMCA RaceSaver Sprint Cars A-Main -- 1. Andy Shouse, Oklahoma City, Okla.; 2. Tyler Russell, Abbott; 3. Bryan Debrick, Irving; 4. Robert Vetter, Wolfe City; 5. Ryan Hall, Midlothian; 6. Collin Horner, Cedar Hill; 7. Chance McCrary, Farmersville; 8. Hunter Bloxom, Mesquite; 9. David Munden, Corsicana; 10. Chip Graham, Lewissville; 11. Blake Baccus, Crandall; 12. Marcus Thomas, Corsicana; 13. Nathan Moore, Tyler; 14. Tucker Doughty, Heath. Heat 1 -- 1. Bryan Debrick, Irving; 2. Tucker Doughty, Heath; 3. Robert Vetter, Wolfe City; 4. Ryan Hall, Midlothian; 5. Collin Horner, Cedar Hill; 6. Chip Graham, Lewissville; 7. Hunter Bloxom, Mesquite. Heat 2 -- 1. Tyler Russell, Abbott; 2. Marcus Thomas, Corsicana; 3. Andy Shouse, Oklahoma City, Okla.; 4. Chance McCrary, Farmersville; 5. Nathan Moore, Tyler; 6. David Munden, Corsicana; 7. Blake Baccus, Crandall.7/23
  • ASCS Lucas Oil)Rapid City SD...#45x Johnny Herrera #87 Aaron Reutzel #14k Kyle Bellm #15H Sam Hafertepe #23 Seth Bergman #95 Matt Covington #2L Logan Forler #99 Skylar Gee #75 DJ Brink #2JR Kelly Miller #0J Jeremy McCune #52 Blake Hahn #6G Bryan Gossel #29 Eric Flatmoe #10 Anthony Farnsworth #14 Ben Holmberg #15 James Sires #77M Nate Maxwell #2 Shad Petersen #2C Wayne Johnson #13 Ryan Parks #27DD David Hoiness #4 Adam Speckman 7/23
  • IRA Sprints)Oshkosh WI  Brad Loyet, Mike Reinke, Scott Neitzel, Jeremy Schultz, Scotty Thiel, Mike Kertscher, Brandon McMullen, Ben Schmidt, Russ Borland, Jordan Goldesberry 7/23
  • Iowa State Fair Speedway)305 sprints...1 4 14J Michael Johnston 2 3 4L Mike Houseman 3 1 100 Clint Benson 4 6 48 Tyler Thompson 5 2 11B Ben Woods 6 11 81 Austin Johnson 7 13 69 Mike Moore 8 5 81E Eric Bridger 9 15 11S Shadrach Sporaa 10 8 55KC Robert Hildreth 11 16 12X Glen Saville 12 14 1R Matt Richards 13 7 24N Nathan Mills 14 10 53 Greg Black 15 12 3TJ Joel Thorpe 16 9 71 Brandon Worthington 7/23
  • Nebraska 360)Crawford County Speedway IA 1 2 53 Jack Dover 2 1 13V Seth Brahmer 3 5 4J Lee Grosz 4 4 12 Tyler Drueke 5 9 5H Cory Eliason 6 3 81 Stu Snyder 7 8 2 Don Droud Jr 8 6 429 Robby Wolfgang 9 12 82 Jordan Boston 10 7 2D Dusty Ballenger 11 11 7KX Toby Chapman 12 13 35L Cody Ledger 13 17 20X Casey Friedirichson 14 19 12X Troy Scheurs 15 18 21X Devin Friedrichson 16 15 12L John Lambertz 17 14 14 Joey Danley 18 10 18 Ryan Roberts 19 16 4X Jason Danley 7/23
  • USCS)Carolina Speedway NC 1 2 10X Morgan Turpen 2 9 23 Lance Moss 3 8 07B Johnny Bridges 4 20 10 Terry Gray 5 5 43 Terry Witherspoon 6 14 116 Nicholas Snyder 7 7 59 Johnny Petrozelle 8 3 67 Jake Mc Lain 9 13 47 Eric Riggins Jr 10 17 1X Scott Hunter 11 6 07 Brandon Taylor 12 18 0X Clint Weiss 13 12 21B Brandon Mclain 14 10 99 Tanner Witherspoon 15 1 33 Joe Larkin 16 19 21K Greg Smyre 17 11 25 Ray Bugg 18 4 83 Bob Auld 19 16 24D Danny Sams 20 15 17 Bobby Komisarski 7/23
  • NSL)Craig Dollansky entered the Winner's Circle wearing a big smile on Friday during State Bank of Fairmont Night at Jackson Motorplex. Dollansky led all 25 laps for the Spirit Lake Silver & Gold NSL 410 Sprint Cars featuring the National Sprint League main event, which was boosted to $10,000 to win earlier in the day. Dollansky also received a $1,000 bonus from Bosma Poultry for the victory. National Sprint League 7/23
  • Jackson Motorplex MN) 360 sprints...#23W Scott Winters #2 Derrik Lusk #1M Danny Lasoski #33 James Broty #11X Gregg Bakker #3P Sawyer Phillips #35 Skylar Prochaska #13MJ Brandon Halverson #17 Ryan Bickett #75C Casey Heser #7 Kaley Gharst #5M Troy Manteufel #20G Chris Graf #63 Jerry Richert Jr #7D Dave Becker #03 Jamey Ogston #29 Leigh Thomas #1 Dean Brown #91A Reed Allex #10J Justin Jacobsma #199 Ryan Bowers #2H Bill Boles #77 Brandon Allen 7/23
  • Thunder Mountain Speedway PA)#2 A.J. Flick #23JR Jack Sodeman #M1 Mark Smith #35 Jared Zimbardi #15 Scott Priester #C1 Clay Riney #0 Andy Mckisson #38 Dennis Wagner #46 Michael Bauer #5X Gale Ruth Jr. #51 John Garvin #13 Brandon Matus #08 Don Kuriger #22 Ralph Engel #7K Daniel Shetler #40 George Hobaugh #23 Darren Pifer #33 Brent Matus #78 Edward Schweikart #29 James Pryde #1R Gale Ruth Sr. #72 David Delilse 7/23
  • Ohsweken Speedway ONT) #14h Jim Huppunen #10b Mitch Brown #10c Paulie Colagiovanni #0 Glenn Styres #5D Dave Dykstra #91 Ryan Turner #97 Cory Turner #47x Dylan Westbrook #1-10 Jake Brown #6 Curtis Gartly #17x Dain Naida #38 Tyler Hendricks #22 Shawn Sliter #11 Jamie Turner #9 Steve Lyons #81 Derek Johnathon #27z Stan Zanchin #0c Cole Macdonald #77x Alex Hill #67 Chris Durand7/23
  • Attica Raceway Park OH)It looks like the $10,000 title for Kistler Racing Products FAST Championship Series presented by KS Sales and Service is going to come down to Craig Mintz and Byron Reed. Mintz dominated Friday on Smith Family Foods/Comfort Keepers Night at Attica Raceway Park for his second straight FAST win, closing the point gap on Reed. Race Results 7/23
  • All Stars)For the first time in nearly ten years, the Arctic Cat All Star Circuit of Champions invaded the famed Kokomo Speedway in Kokomo, Indiana, in an attempt to tame the Hoosier State’s “Baddest Bullring” during the inaugural Dirt Classic Indiana presented by Tony Stewart. The weekend doubleheader launched officially on Friday night, July 22, with 37 Arctic Cat All Star sprint cars making the call. When the dust settled, it was recent Tony Stewart Racing hired gun Christopher Bell at the top of the heap, leading all 35 laps on the Kokomo Speedway quarter-mile to score his first ever All Star victory worth $5,000. Rico Abreu finished just behind Bell, followed by Aussie invader Jamie Veal.All Stars  7/23
  • River Cities Speedway ND)#13 Mark Dobmeier #8 Casey Mack #25 Cory Mack #2A Austin Pierce #9N Wade Nygaard #92 Mitch Mack #10T Bobby Martin #0 Nick Omdahl #8H Jade Hastings #20A Jordan Adams #99 Jordan Graham #31 Shane Roemeling #14 Tom Egeland #51 Alex Larson #35 Brenden Wilde #91M Jackson Moffett #6 Zach Wilde #40 Lawrence Veralrud #26 Blake Egeland #13T Ty Hanten #6N Greg Nikitenko #27 Chris Ranten #7 Trent Stengl #8B Jack Croaker7/23
  • URC)Davie "No Panic" Franek used a last lap pass of Delaware native Kevin Darling to take win #7 on the year and win #4 on the year with the United Racing Club. With the win Franek increases his points lead to 71 over 2nd place Robbie Stillwaggon. URC 7/23
  • Limaland Motorsports Park OH)The only thing hotter than the weather at Limaland Motorsports Park on Friday night was the action on the track. No. 65 Todd Sherman picked up his first feature win of 2016 in the K&N Filters UMP Modifieds, No. 17 Jared Horstman won the K&L Ready Mix NRA Sprint Invaders feature, No. 22T Tony Anderson won the Bud Thunderstock feature, and No.71 Chris Hicks grabbed the Ulms Inc, Tuff Truck win. Race Results 7/23
  • Williams Grove Speedway PA)From beginning to end, Daryn Pittman controlled the Sprint car racing Friday night at Williams Grove Speedway. He set quick time, finished second in his heat race, won the dash and then led all 25 laps to score the $8,000 win in the Summer Nationals opener. It was his seventh World of Outlaws Craftsman Sprint Car Series win this season and 17th of his career at the Grove. Central PA 7/23
  • Trail Way Speedway PA)Steve Owings, who has spent the entire season running a 410 sprint car, dropped a 358 cubic inch engine in the team sprint car and drove to the win in his first 2016 appearance at Trail-Way Speedway Friday night. Central PA 7/23

Friday  July 22nd 2016

Things are going to get better. Be optimistic. Bob Dole

10:30pm

PRESS...

  • IMCA)IMCA EMI RaceSaver Sprint Cars - 1. Marcus Thomas, Corsicana, Texas, 745; 2. Andy Shouse, Mustang, Okla., 742; 3. Clint Benson, Papillion, Neb., 736; 4. Robert Vetter, Wolfe City, Texas, 726; 5. Zach Blurton, Quinter, Kan., 715; 6. Michelle Melton, Flower Mound, Texas, 681; 7. Tyler Drueke, Eagle, Neb., 678; 8. Justin Fifield, Mesquite, Texas, 661; 9. Chad Wilson, North Richland Hills, Texas, 660; 10. Scott Lutz, Jonestown, Pa., 650; 11. John Ricketts, Burleson, Texas, 648; 12. Raven Culp, Mesquite, Texas, 640; 13. Jason Martin, Lincoln, Neb., 633; 14. Bryan Debrick, Irving, Texas, 623; 15. Chase Parson, Abilene, Texas, 612; 16. Weston Gorham, Colleyville, Texas, 609; 17. Kyle Ganoe, Thompsontown, Pa., 602; 18. Mark Klis, Waxahachie, Texas, 601; 19. Austin Mundie, Dallas, Texas, 598; 20. Zach Newlin, Millerstown, Pa., 594. Press Releases7/22
  • Column)Camisha Miller has a One-on-One with Jillian Papa in Dirt Divas 7/22
  • Knoxville Raceway IA)The drivers who strap in the 410 ci winged sprint cars know how important their qualifying night of the Knoxville Nationals is to reaching Victory Lane on Saturday and so does Toyota. The world's top automaker is going to a new place and will sponsor the Thursday night program, officially Toyota Qualifying Night, of the 5-hour ENERGY® Knoxville Nationals presented by Casey's General Stores on August 11. Press Releases7/22
  • Column)Brady Hilbert has a preview of this weekends WoO invasion of Williams Grove Speedway in Central PA Racing 7/22
  • Bryan Clauson)It’s an unheard of pursuit. Trying to compete in 200 events in a calendar year. Bryan Clauson has surpassed the halfway point of “Circular Insanity” with the latest set of both winged and non-wing Sprint Car races pushing the total to 104 races completed. All that remains to reach 200 for the year is a mere 96 races beginning with tonight’s All Star Circuit of Champions “Prelude to the Dirt Classic Indiana” at Kokomo Speedway aboard Matt Wood’s Elk Grove Ford/Cancer Treatment Centers of America No. 17w winged Sprint Car. Press Releases7/22
  • Riverside Int Speedway AR)Come to the races Saturday for thrills, chills, and spills. Only place to be on Saturday night is Riverside International Speedway. Excuse the 2nd email. But previous email had July 16 in the text below. We are Racing on Saturday, July 23. What: Regular Race Night When: Saturday, July 23, gates open 6:00 pm; hot laps at 6:30 pm, races at 7:30 pm Track: Quarter mile high banked dirt oval Classes: Pancho's 360 Wing Sprints, Memphis Auto Radio 305 Wing Sprints, Pull A Part Late Models, G & S Electric Modifieds, and the Parts Plus Stocks Format: Qualifying heats and features Ticket Prices: General admission 12 and over - $12; General Admission Children 6-11 $5, 5 and under Free; Pit Passes - $25 Parking: Free on race track property; paid parking at American Legion Website: https://riversideinternationalspeedway.com Track phone: 870 735-8071 office phone: 901 840-1970 Coming Events: Saturday, August 6, 4th ANNUAL CODY BURKS MEMORIAL 305 SPRINT CAR RACE 7/22
  • Ohsweken Speedway ONT)Ohsweken Speedway officials are pleased to announce a partnership which makes Bristol Motors RV of Smithville, Ontario the official campground sponsor of Ohsweken Speedway. Press Releases7/22
  • Team Turner)The Team Turner Racing Sprint Car drivers had a rough weekend spent partly on the road, and they’re looking to bounce back with several home track races coming up this week. The Turners - Jamie and sons Cory and Ryan - and teammate Havard Daniels were back at Ohsweken Speedway on Friday. Cory finished 2nd in his heat race, while Ryan was 4th, Havard was 5th, and Jamie was 6th. The 20 lap feature began on a sour note as Jamie flipped in turn three and was done for the night. Cory raced in the top 5 and eventually brought home a 5th place finish, while Ryan went to the pits for adjustments and recovered to finish 14th, and Havard took a 16th place finish. Press Releases7/22
  • NSRA)The regulars of the Royal Purple NSRA Sprint Series will be put to the ultimate test this coming weekend. The best Pavement Sprint drivers in the Pacific Northwest will defend their home turf against the cars and stars of the Royal Purple King of the Wing National Sprint Series. Things get started at Monroe, Washington’s Evergreen Speedway, for the Rory Price Memorial, on Saturday, July 23rd and concludes Sunday, the 24th, at the Wenatchee Valley Super Oval, in Wenatchee, for the Thunder In The Valley. Press Releases7/22
  • Aaron Reutzel)It was just what the defending Lucas Oil ASCS National Tour champion was needing. A big win. Plagued by ill fortune over the latter portion of the Northwest swing, Aaron Reutzel had last weekend’s $7,500 NSA winner’s share in his sites at Billings Motorsports Park. And he wasn’t letting this one get away. Press Releases7/22
  • Kyle Bellm)After a brief hiatus, Kyle Bellm and the Resource Asset Management Solutions (RAMS) No. 14k Sprint Car team rejoin the Lucas Oil ASCS National Tour for this weekend’s “Rushmore Rumble” at the Black Hills Speedway in Rapid City, SD. It’s a track that Bellm found to his liking last year when he raced to a third-place finish in National Tour action. Press Releases7/22

8:30am

RESULTS...

  • USAC)USAC WESTERN HPD MIDGET RACE RESULTS: July 21, 2016 - Meridian, Idaho - Meridian Speedway - "Pink Lady Classic" FEATURE: (25 laps) 1. Michael Daniels, 2. Tom Paterson, 3. Jesse Love IV, 4. Antonia Boscacci, 5. Toni Breidinger, 6. Chaz Groat,. 7. Annie Breidinger, USAC 7/22
  • USAC)USAC IMRA MIDGET SERIES RACE RESULTS: July 21 - Farmer City, Illinois - Farmer City Speedway  FEATURE: (20 laps) 1. Patrick Bruns, 2. Mitchell Davis, 3. Chett Gehrke, 4. Jeff Mallonee, 5. Austin Archdale, 6. Hunter Lane, 7. Gedd Ross, 8. Brent Burrows, 9. Dillon Morley, 10. Chase McDermand, 11. Tracy Hull, 12. Broc HunnellUSAC 7/22
  • USAC Silver Crown)USAC SILVER CROWN CHAMPIONSHIP RACE RESULTS: July 21, 2016 - Brownsburg, Indiana - Lucas Oil Raceway @ Indianapolis - "Rich Vogler/USACHall of Fame Classic" FEATURE: (100 laps) 1. Kody Swanson, 2. Tanner Swanson, 3. Jerry Coons Jr., 4. Bobby Santos, 5. Chris Windom, 6. Ryan Newman, 7. Justin Grant, 8. Jacob Wilson, 9. Joe Axsom, 10. Joe LiguoriUSAC 7/22

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  • Selinsgrove Speedway PA)Selinsgrove Speedway will present the 16th Annual Mach 1 Chassis National Open for 360 sprint cars at 7:30 p.m. Saturday, July 30, paying $10,000 to win the 35-lap A-main. The prestigious open wheel event is one of three races in the inaugural Mid-Atlantic Crown Series “Weekend of Money” for 360 sprint cars that includes the Lelands.com 360 Nationals at Williams Grove Speedway Friday, July 29, and concludes with the Cole Cup at the Utica Rome Speedway in Vernon, N.Y., Sunday, July 31. Lelands.com also posted a $10,000 bonus for any one driver who can sweep the weekend series with victories in all three main events. Central PA 7/22
  • Fremont Speedway OH)Dangerous heat conditions have forced Fremont Speedway officials to cancel the races on Saturday, July 23. “They are calling for temperatures in the mid to upper 90s with a heat index of around 105 to 110 degrees. Health officials are telling area residents to stay inside. The last time we tried to race in conditions like this we had people hauled out in the EMS for heat exhaustion. Our goal is always to provide a safe, fun and entertaining event,” said Rich Farmer, Promoter of Fremont Speedway. Press Releases7/22
  • Knoxville Raceway IA)Dave Blaney, former Knoxville Nationals champion and National Sprint Car Hall of Fame inductee will make his return to Knoxville (Iowa) Raceway for the 56th running of the 5-Hour ENERGY Knoxville Nationals presented by Casey's General Stores. This Knoxville Nationals will be the first for "The Buckeye Bullet" since 1997, when he earned the victory over Greg Hodnett and Danny Lasoski crowning him the Knoxville Nationals Champion. Press Releases7/22
  • DIRTVision)The World of Outlaws Craftsman Sprint Car Series is back in PA Posse territory as they look to the Summer Nationals at Williams Grove Speedway, July 22 nd and 23rd! 2 nights of LIVE World of Outlaws Craftsman Sprint Car action! Watch LIVE to see if the Outlaws can claim the Morgan Cup back from the PA Posse! 2-Day Package: $39.99 Each single day package is $21.95 and will be put up each morning. Live video coverage from DIRTVision is scheduled to begin with hot laps at 7:00 PM ET. For a complete DIRTVision broadcast schedule, visit www.dirtvision.com. 7/22
  • Team ILP)Inside Line Promotions racers Ray Allen Kulhanek and Kevin Mingus both reached the Winner's Circle last weekend. Kulhanek captured the ASCS Red River Region event on Friday at Texarkana 67 Speedway in Texarkana, Ark., before he placed third on Saturday at Superbowl Speedway in Greenville, Texas, with the region. Mingus posted his first victory of the season on Saturday at Columbus Motor Speedway in Columbus, Ohio. Press Releases7/22
  • Jackson Motorplex MN)Jackson Motorplex is offering a special discount for active military members during this Friday's huge sprint car show on State Bank of Fairmont Night. Any active military member who provides a valid identification will receive $5 off general admission to the program, which features the Spirit Lake Silver & Gold NSL 410 Sprint Cars with the National Sprint League, the Last-Deck® 360 Sprint Cars $2,500-to-win Richard White Memorial, which is sanctioned by the Upper Midwest Sprint Car Series, as well as the Liquid Nitro IMCA 305 Sprint Cars. Press Releases7/22
  • Tommy Bryant)A couple of race fans will walk away with new Trajan 125 band saws from SawBlade.com this weekend when Tommy Bryant and the SawBlade.com sponsored Cooper Motorsports team gets back to racing with the ASCS Gulf South Region. Press Releases7/22
  • Shane Stewart)Larson Marks Racing and Shane Stewart return to Williams Grove Speedway in Mechanicsburg, Penn., this weekend for the second time this season with the World of Outlaws Craftsman Sprint Car Series for Summer Nationals. Press Releases7/22
  • Attica Raceway Park OH)When the Arctic Cat All Star Circuit of Champions invade Kokomo Speedway in Kokomo, Indiana on Friday and Saturday, July 22-23 for the first ever Dirt Classic Indiana presented by Tony Stewart, one lucky driver will punch his “golden ticket” to the Dirt Classic Ohio coming to Attica Raceway Park in Attica, Ohio on Saturday, Sept. 3. Press Releases7/22
  • Hills Racing Team)Alex Hill is set to make her debut in both a 410 Sprint Car and in the World of Outlaws Craftsman Sprint Car series. The Six Nations Showdown at Ohsweken Speedway will cap off a big week for Alex and her team at their home track. Press Releases7/22
  • Waynesfield Raceway Park OH)Waynesfield Raceway Park officials have decided to move all times back 1/2 hour for this Saturday's show (7/23). With the heat index being high this weekend we are making every effort to get the bulk of the show under the lights rather than under the sun. New Times for 7/23: Pit gates open: 4:30 Grandstand gates open: 5:30 Hot Laps 6:30 Racing starts: 7:30 7/22
  • Chelsea Blevins)The month of July was quite busy for California teenager Chelsea Blevins. The Anderson, California driver would run in her first ever Speedweek Northwest and then had a great run in local 360 Sprint action at Cottage Grove Speedway on Saturday, July 16th. Once it was all said and done the driver of the BC Motorsports/Ron Peters Cabinets #1B entry would show how far she’s come from her first 360 race of the year. Press Releases7/22
  • WSS)Although Non-Winged Sprint Car racing has a rich history at Sunset Speedway Park it has never hosted an event for the newly created Wingless Sprint Series. However, that will change on Saturday, July 23rd as the WSS will invade the “Banks Bullring”. A very good count is predicted to be on hand with teams traveling from all over the states of Oregon and Washington. Press Releases7/22
  • Michael Kofoid)Michael Kofoid would participate in two races last weekend in his home state of California. The Penngrove teenager would first visit Watsonville’s Ocean Speedway, on Friday, July 15th, before taking on the competition at Placerville Speedway on Saturday the 16th. Both nights would produce good results for the DES Inc./Dan Simpson Racing/Gary Silva Ranches/PAY Enterprises/GG&GG/S&S Automotive#4S Maxim team. Press Releases7/22
  • WAR)The WAR Sprint Car Series will compete in a non-points event on Friday, July 29, at Jacksonville Speedway in Jacksonville, Ill. The 2016 WAR competitive season is over half way complete. With thirteen points races finished and nine left, the WAR Staff has been searching for opportunities to add on races, after losing a few scheduled races earlier in the season.Press Releases7/22
  • 34 Raceway IA)Bring the kids, bring the family to 34 Raceway Saturday, July 23 for the High 5 for Kids Night (presented by the Brent Slocum Foundation and 34 Raceway) in conjunction with J&M Displays night at the races. As another way to give back to kids and families, the Brent Slocum Foundation will have checkered flags and temporary tattoos for each child who comes to the races as well as giveaways of bikes, backpacks stuffed with school supplies, “5” Tattoos, T-shirt giveaways and more. Press Releases7/22
  • Placerville Speedway CA)Placerville Speedway is proud to present it's annual "Big Trophy Night", an event that has been a tradition at the 1/4 mile clay oval for decades. "We are proud to continue the long standing tradition of 'Big Trophy Night' at Placerville Speedway", first year co-promoter Kami Arnold said proudly. "Scott (Russell, co-promoter) and I have been attending races here for most of our lives, and we are very happy to continue the traditions we have come to expect here at the racetrack".Press Releases7/22
  • Oswego Speedway NY)Exactly 50 years to the day of Jim Shampine’s first career Oswego Speedway victory, his all-new Oswego Speedway Hall of Fame Legend Series ‘Green Machine’ t-shirts will go on sale as a part of the $10,000 to win Mr. Novelis Supermodified at the ‘Steel Palace’ this Saturday. Press Releases7/22
  • Max Stambaugh)An NRA “360” Sprint Invaders doubleheader stands ahead for Elida, Ohio’s Max Stambaugh. The 2015 NRA championship runner-up will attempt to score his first win of 2016 during his short tour of northwestern Ohio, set to visit Limaland Motorsports Park and Waynesfield Raceway Park this Friday and Saturday, July 22-23. “Mad Max” currently finds himself second in the NRA championship hunt trailing Jared Horstman by 14 points. Press Releases7/22

Thursday  July 21st 2016

The best way to find out if you can trust somebody is to trust them. Ernest Hemingway

11:30am

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  • OCRS)The number two is a fitting theme for this edition of the Ameri-Flex Challenge Report for the Ameri-Flex / OCRS sprint car series. TWO events were conducted last weekend in a Kansas doubleheader (see ocrsracing.com for complete recaps) and TWO car owners exited the standings for the 12 automatic lock-in spots thus opening the door for TWO other car owners to enter. OCRS 7/21
  • Waynesfield Raceway Park OH)The mid-season break comes to end as the open wheel divisions return to Waynesfield Raceway Park in Waynesfield, Ohio this Saturday night July 23rd. The K&L Ready Mix NRA Sprint Invaders makes their final appearance of the season headlining Saturdays program. Randy Hannagan currently holds Waynesfield bragging rights with two victories in NRA action this season. Press Releases7/21
  • USAC)The USAC West Coast Sprint Cars are back in action this Friday and Saturday (July 22nd & 23rd) at the Merle Stone Chevrolet Thunderbowl Raceway in Tulare, California. Noted as one of the richest dates on the schedule, the “3rd Annual Peter Murphy Classic” will be capped off by Saturday’s $4,000-to-win and $400-to-start main event. Promoted by Steve Faria, the action packed card will also feature the winged King of the West 410 Sprints and the Legends of Kearney Bowl Vintage Cars. The front gates will open at 4:00pm, time trials at 6:00pm, with racing scheduled for 7:00pm. USAC 7/21
  • Ohsweken Speedway ONT)Ohsweken Speedway’s 21st season of racing continues this Friday, July 22 when Jibs Action Sports presents Christmas in July and Autograph Night. The annual Christmas in July festivities will bring a visit from Santa Claus, and a $5 discount on grandstand admission fees to fans who donate to the Toy Drive (new, unwrapped toys of at least $5 value only please). Press Releases7/21
  • Column)Danny Burton has notes from Terre Haute Indiana Sprint Week in Hoosier Race Report7/21
  • USCS)The 20th Anniversary United Sprint Car Series Outlaw Thunder Tour presented by K&N Filters winged sprint cars invade Carolina Speedway on Friday night (July 22nd) at 8 pm. The track has been a USCS driver and fan favorite over the past 10 seasons. The USCS Sprint Car Series portion of the event entitled the 3rd annual Joe and Jim Summer Sprint Classic that honors the memory of twin brothers Joe and Jim McLain from Indian Trail, North Carolina. USCS7/21

Wednesday  July 20th 2016

There's never one sunrise the same or one sunset the same. Carlos Santana

11:50pm

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  • CJB Motorsports)The running of the 33rd annual Kings Royal at Eldora Speedway will be remembered for many things. From a record tying car count on Saturdays finale (60 cars) to the successful three-night format, the event at Tony Stewart's half-mile was also an opportunity for CJB Motorsports to showcase the speed and the momentum that the team has built over the past six weeks. Press Releases7/20
  • ASCS SOS)After Mother Nature made work of events at the Deep South Speedway in Loxley, Ala. on July 16, track and series officials were quick to reset the schedule to include it on this coming weekend's lineup with the Toccoa Raceway in Toccoa, Ga. With a southern double header now in place, Deep South Speedway will see action with the Lucas Oil ASCS Southern Outlaw Sprints on Friday, July 22 with the Toccoa Raceway in Toccoa, Ga. on Saturday, July 23.ASCS 7/20
  • Paul Pokorski)Coming off of a season-best runner-up showing at the Dodge County Fairgrounds in Beaver Dam on Friday, July 8, Paul Pokorski Motorsports team entered last weekend’s Midwest Sprint Car Association doubleheader at Manitowoc Speedway and the Plymouth Dirt Track with some all-important momentum on its side. While the team’s A-main results may not have been overly flashy, (6th at Manitowoc, 11th at Plymouth) it was a solid weekend all around for the 24-year veteran West Bend driver and his dedicated crew. Press Releases7/20
  • Holly Shelton)Holly and her Keith Kunz Motorsports Toyota-powered #67k were back in action this week with the Lucas Oil POWRi National Midget Series. Night one would find teams heading south to the St. Louis metro area for the 25th Annual Arnie Knepper Memorial at Belle-Clair Speedway. Little Belleville never disappoints with 32 cars signing in for action. Press Releases7/20
  • Column)Duane Hancock has Kings Royal notes in Tri-State Outlook7/20
  • NSRA)The Pacific Northwest will be invaded by the regulars of the Royal Purple King of the Wing National Sprint Car Series this weekend. The series will be making three stops in four days for their “Northwest Swing” beginning on Thursday, July 21st for the Pink Lady Classic. The venue will be the famed Meridian Speedway in Idaho and will be a non-points race for the regional Royal Purple NSRA Sprint Series. 2015 was the first edition of the Pink Lady Classic and Indiana’s Aaron Pierce was the driver that emerged triumphantly. Press Releases7/20

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  • Jeremy Campbell)The Jeremy Campbell Motorsports team has hit their stride going into the hot summer months as the team recorded their first win of the season in dominating fashion July 9th at 81 Speedway, sweeping both the heat and feature event. The win put Campbell into the points lead in local racing, and gave the team the momentum needed heading into one of the biggest events of the year, the Hutchinson Nationals. Press Releases7/20
  • Andy Gregg)Just when it looked like Andy Gregg had shaken off the worst of his luck and he would start stringing together some nice finishes, Gregg’s luck returned on Saturday night as he would get upside down during the feature event. Press Releases7/20
  • Knoxville Raceway IA)FVP, a premier auto parts brand in North America and internationally, is super charging sprint car racing's biggest event as a major partner of the 2016 5-hour ENERGY® Knoxville Nationals presented by Casey's General Stores. FVP has expanded its partnership beyond the traditional race night to include naming rights of several assets at Knoxville Raceway. Press Releases7/20
  • Chad Boespflug)Indiana Sprint Week has come and gone now for Chad Boespflug and his NineEight Motorsports / EZR Team. The NineEight Motorsports /EZR 98e dawned a new look displaying their partnership with PAC Racing Springs / Schroeder Torsion Bars in neon yellow on the special edition black 98e as the title sponsor for ISW. The past two weeks were filled with extreme highs and some lows as they traveled the state of Indiana for seven night of racing with the AMSOIL USAC National Sprint Car Series. Press Releases7/20
  • Perris Auto Speedway CA)Residents of the City of Perris will be admitted for $5.00 at the next two nights of action at Perris Auto Speedway. The events are Night of Destruction #5 this Saturday, July 23rd, and the Amsoil USAC/CRA Sprint Car show on July 30th. All City of Perris residents have to do is show a valid driver’s license or a utility bill with a Perris address and id at the ticket window. They will then be admitted for $5.00. There is a $8.00 charge for on-site parking on the Lake Perris Fairgrounds. Spectator gates will open at 5:00 PM for both of the shows with racing at 7:00. 7/20

  • Jack Dover)Jack Dover is taking a 42-point lead and a two-race winning streak into a pair of Carpetland Nebraska 360 Sprints races this week. Dover, who has won the last two events with the series to take over the lead in the championship standings, will compete on Thursday at I-80 Speedway in Greenwood, Neb., and Friday at Crawford County Speedway in Denison, Iowa. He is also slated to race on Saturday at Knoxville Raceway in Knoxville, Iowa. Press Releases7/20
  • Patrick Dills)A lot of people don't like change. For Patrick Dills, change was needed to instill confidence in himself and his team. Following struggles with an older car during the Western Sprint Tour Speedweek earlier this month, Dills and his crew assembled a new Eagle Motorsports Inc. chassis for his 360ci sprint car operation. He hit Cottage Grove Speedway with the new machine last Saturday. Press Releases7/20
  • DHR Suspension)DHR Suspension was part of a Kings Royal victory last weekend at Eldora Speedway. Donny Schatz scored the $50,000 win during the World of Outlaws Craftsman Sprint Car Series event on Saturday at the half-mile oval, where DHR Suspension was on the fastest car at both the start and finish of the 33rd annual Kings Royal as client Kerry Madsen set quick time during qualifying out of approximately 60 competitors. Press Releases7/20
  • Donny Schatz)Tony Stewart/Curb-Agajanian Racing (TSR) driver Donny Schatz and his Bad Boy Off Road/Chevrolet Performance team continue to raise the standard of excellence in the grueling World of Outlaws (WoO) Craftsman® Sprint Car Series. Following their victory last Saturday night in the 33rd annual Kings Royal at Tony Stewart’s Eldora Speedway in Rossburg, Ohio to kick off Sprint car racing’s “Month of Money,” the seven-time and reigning WoO champion and his TSR crew are looking to add another big payday in this weekend’s Champion Oil Summer Nationals at Williams Grove Speedway in Mechanicsburg, Pennsylvania. Press Releases7/20
  • FAST)Fremont, Ohio’s Paul Weaver has been the driver to beat during the last two months of the JLH General Contractors FAST 305 Series presented by Engine Pro schedule, scoring another $1,000 victory during competition at Limaland Motorsports Park in Lima, Ohio, on Friday, July 15. The victory, accomplished from row three on the feature grid, was Weaver’s second consecutive with the series and his third of the last four FAST 305 Series starts. Byron Reed (410) and Bobby Clark (305) are the only other drivers under the FAST Series banner with multiple feature victories in 2016.Press Releases7/20
  • USAC)Tony Stewart, one of the most legendary names in all of auto racing, will be in attendance as he is inducted into the USAC Hall of Fame during a ceremony at Brownsburg, Indiana's Lucas Oil Raceway Thursday, July 21, in conjunction with the 100-lap USAC Silver Crown "Rich Vogler Classic." USAC 7/20

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  • Column)Gaye Carmichael has notes from Lernerville WoO in Sprint Car Notes 7/20
  • ASCS Warriors)The Speedway Motors ASCS Warrior Region presented by Impact Signs, Awnings, and Wraps will take on the Double X Speedway in California, Mo. this Sunday, July 24 to honor one of Missouri's legendary race officials. For the 14th year, the track will pay tribute to Clyde L. Wood, who served as the chief starter at the quarter-mile oval from 1975 until his passing in 2002.ASCS 7/20
  • USAC/BCRA)Powering past Ronnie Gardner on lap seventeen, Alex Schutte (Redding, California) claimed Saturday’s USAC Western States Midget feature at Petaluma Speedway. Co-sanctioned with the Bay Cities Racing Association, the $1,000 “Jack London Hall of Fame Night” victory was Schutte’s first win of the campaign. Gardner, Shannon McQueen, Michael Faccinto, and Greg Bragg rounded out the top-five drivers.USAC 7/20
  • Lernerville Speedway PA)On a beautiful summer night in Sarver, PA, David Gravel was fast right out of the box Tuesday Night at Lernerville Speedway setting fast time for the night in his qualifying flight and then finished second in his heat to Daryn Pittman. An invert of six put Gravel on the pole for the dash and he stayed at the point the rest of the night; save for one lap in the 40-lap A-Main. Race Results 7/20

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  • Oswego Speedway NY)National television cameras from SPEED SPORT, MAVTV, and Thomas Video Productions will be set to roll on this Saturday’s 30th annual $10,000 to win Mr. Novelis Supermodified main event at the ‘Steel Palace’, Oswego Speedway. Press Releases7/20
  • Belleville Midget Nationals)Former Belleville Midget Nationals Champions Bryan Clauson and Jerry Coons Jr. head the list of drivers competing in the upcoming “39th annual Belleville Midget Nationals” on August 5-6 at the Belleville High Banks. Both drivers have three career victories in the famed event. Clauson returns as the defending champion driving the Joe Dooling owned No. 63 Spike/Stanton SR 11. Clauson also won the event in 2009-10. Press Releases7/20
  • Badger)The Mid-State Equipment /Zimbrick Chevrolet of Sun Prairie Badger Midget Series will make their first-ever appearance at the Sycamore Speedway Saturday Night. This season marks the 80th year of sanctioning midget auto racing for the organization, oldest in the country. Press Releases7/20
  • Dirt Classic Indiana)Friday and Saturday night the Arctic Cat All Star Circuit of Champions invade the Kokomo Speedway for the inaugural Dirt Classic Indiana, that will offer the Saturday night winner a Golden Ticket into the $20,000-to-win, $1,000-to-start Dirt Classic set for September 20th at Lincoln Speedway. Press Releases7/20
  • All Stars)For the first time in nearly ten years, the Arctic Cat All Star Circuit of Champions will invade the quarter-mile bullring of Kokomo Speedway in Kokomo, Indiana. The northern Indiana short track, known widely for its multi-grooved, high-paced, non-wing entertainment, will host “America’s Series” on back-to-back nights this Friday and Saturday, July 22-23, highlighted with the Dirt Classic Indiana presented by Tony Stewart worth $12,500 on Saturday evening. The weekend will ignite officially on Friday night, July 22, with a full-point program for the Arctic Cat All Star Circuit of Champions worth $5,000. All Stars 7/20
  • IRA)The Bumper to Bumper IRA Outlaw Sprints relationship with Mother Nature was strained a little bit more this past weekend as a planned double header consisting of events at Wilmot Raceway and Angell Park Speedway were reduced from two events to one. IRA 7/20
  • Wilmot WI/SLS Promotions)The World of Outlaws Craftsman Sprint Car Series returns to Wilmot Raceway for the first time since 2014 on Saturday, July 30 for the O’Reilly Auto Parts Badger 40. The event at the third-mile bullring will mark the final stop of the season for the series in the state of Wisconsin. Press Releases7/20
  • Hartford MI/SLS Promotions)The World of Outlaws Craftsman Sprint Car Series returns to Hartford Speedway in Michigan for the first time since 2011 on Friday, July 29. The event will mark the seventh-ever appearance by the series at the half-mile and the final stop of the season in the state of Michigan for the “Greatest Show on Dirt.” Press Releases7/20

3:20am

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  • World of Outlaws)Donny Schatz did not make it easy, but David Gravel proved up to the task as he battled to his fifth World of Outlaws Craftsman® Sprint Car Series victory of the season in the 25th Annual Don Martin Memorial Silver Cup at Lernerville Speedway on Tuesday night. #5 David Gravel #15 Donny Schatz #1B Dale Blaney #11K Kraig Kinser #83 Joey Saldana #49X Tim Shaffer #2 Shane Stewart #10H Chad Kemenah #93 Sheldon Haudenschild #27 Greg Hodnett #9 Daryn Pittman #1S Logan Schuchart #18 Ian Madsen #71 Jamie Veal #22 Cole Duncan #4 James McFadden #17W Bryan Clauson #29 Kerry Madsen #33 Danny Lasoski #1Z Lucas Wolfe #2AJ Austin Flick #7 Paul McMahan #41 Jason Johnson #49 Brad Sweet #10 Carl Bowser #59 Jac HaudenschildDIRT/World of Outlaws 7/20
  • Midwest 360 Speed Week)Tim Kaeding used a last-lap pass to win the opening round of the Midwest 360 Speedweek on Tuesday evening at Rapid Speedway. Kaeding found a top groove in the closing laps to maneuver to the victory during the $2,400-to-win Randy Droescher Memorial, which was sanctioned by the Midwest Sprint Touring Series. Kaeding also received a $10,000 bonus for his win provided by Chuck Brennan. Race Results 7/20
  • Column)Pat & Bruce Eckel have Indiana Sprint Week and POWRi at Fairbury IL in 7/19
  • Column)"Sport Allen Takes “Oddball One-Of-A-Kind” Car to Double Feature Wins" by Richard Golardi Florida Open Wheel 7/19
  • Column)Danny Burton has Indiana Sprint Week Haubstadt notes in Hoosier Race Report 7/19

Tuesday  July 19th 2016

Somehow politicians have become convinced that negative campaigning pays off in elections. George McGovern

11:50pm

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  • ASCS Gulf South)Returning to action with a Texas double header, the Griffith Truck and Equipment ASCS Gulf South Region presented by Southern Trailer Works will see competition at the Heart O' Texas Speedway in Waco on Friday, July 22 and Cotton Bowl Speedway in Paige, Texas on Saturday, July 23.ASCS 7/19
  • Marysville Raceway CA)After a much needed weekend off the stars and cars at Marysville Raceway will return to action this Saturday night, July 23rd. When the winged 360 sprint cars hit the track this Saturday night a historic point battle is shaping up between Cody Lamar and Jeremy Burt. Only one championship point separates Lamar from Burt. Both drivers have encountered the spoils of victory lane this season. Each driver has experienced the heart break of crashing in the main event and not finishing. Including this Saturday night, only five championship nights remain for the winged 360 sprint cars. Press Releases7/19
  • MSCS)The Midwest Sprint Car Series is set to return to the historic Montpelier Motor Speedway on Saturday, July 23rd as a part of 2016 MSCS series championship slate. For the popular series, now in its 16th season, the July 23rd visit will serve as the second annual visits to MMS for the Southern Indiana based 410 Non-Wing Series. The event will pay a healthy $2000 To Win and $200 To Start to series competitors.Press Releases7/19
  • Susquehanna Speedway PA)The Justin Snyder Salute to the Troops will be the next event on the BAPS Coatings and Supplies 410 Sprint Series at Susquehanna Speedway.. The race will be held on Sunday night, August 21st will see the 410 Sprint cars going after the $5,000 posted top prize with $400 to start. Central PA 7/19
  • Perris Auto Speedway CA)Residents of the City of Perris will be admitted free at the next two nights of action at Perris Auto Speedway. The events are Night of Destruction #5 this Saturday, July 23rd, and the Amsoil USAC/CRA Sprint Car show on July 30th. Press Releases7/19
  • Champion Oil)Champion Brands, LLC, a recognized industry manufacturer of synthetic motor oils, announced today the sponsorship of a race-car team from South Carolina entered in the 110th Anniversary running of the 1908 Great Auto Race from New York to Paris. http://thegreatautorace.com/race.htm Press Releases7/19
  • Tuesday Night Thunder)Just two more weeks! That’s all that remains until the USAC National Midget series takes to the 1/5-mile Jefferson County Speedway in Fairbury, NE, for “Tuesday Night Thunder”. The August 2 “Riverside Chevrolet Tuesday Night Thunder presented by Fairbury Foods and Schmidt’s Sanitation” event brings the USAC National Midgets to the racy oval in South Central Nebraska for the first time with the JayHusker non-wing Micro Sprint Cars in action as well. Press Releases7/19
  • Tony Bruce Jr)Tony Bruce Jr. is climbing back into Jeff Smith's sprint car this weekend. The duo will compete on Saturday at Knoxville Raceway in Knoxville, Iowa, and Sunday at Double X Speedway in California, Mo., with the ASCS Warrior Region. "I feel pretty confident," Bruce Jr. said. "We've had some races together and knowing what each other needs we'll have a lot better opportunity to have more speed." Press Releases7/19
  • Wayne County Speedway OH)The Ohio Valley Sprint Car Association sprinters will be in to challenge the home track Fisher Performance drivers as Danny Mumaw, Nick Patterson and Mitch Harble sit atop the NAPA Wayne County Speedway point standing. Press Releases7/19
  • GF1 Chassis)Solid weekend for GF1 teams across the country. Congratulations to David Gravel and the CJB Motorsports team on their win Thursday night at the Joker's Wild. Daryn Pittman follow up the next night earning a dominating win on night 2 for the Knight Before. Casey Heser earned a win at Jackson Motorplex during the 2nd feature of the night and Tim Crawley landed his 10th win of the 2016 season at Superbowl Speedway. Thank you to all our Ti22 and GF1 customers for the continued support! 7/19
  • Dodge City Raceway Park KS)Coming off a pair of idle weekends, the 3/8-mile Dodge City Raceway Park clay oval in southwest Kansas fires back to life this Saturday night with a full card of championship chase action. The Precise Racing Products DCRP Sprint Cars headline Saturday’s action after last competing in the “Boothill Showdown” Steve King Memorial to kick off the month while the track’s other championship chase divisions of IMCA Modifieds, IMCA Sport Modifieds, IMCA Stock Cars and IMCA Hobby Stocks hit the track for the first time in nearly a month. Press Releases7/19
  • King of the West)The busy and exciting month of July continues for the King of the West 410 Sprint Car Series this Friday & Saturday with the much anticipated and extremely lucrative Peter Murphy Classic at Merle Stone Chevrolet Thunderbowl Raceway in Tulare. KoW, JH Wingless, Civil War 7/19
  • Chase Dietz)For the first time in 2016 and for the second time in his career, Chase Dietz is a 410 sprint car main event winner at the “Fabulous” Lincoln Speedway, this time sweeping the entire July 16 program by capturing a heat race victory in the process. Press Releases7/19
  • TJ Michael)Arctic Cat All Star Circuit of Champions rookie contender T.J. Michael will continue his 2016 campaign this Friday and Saturday, July 22-23, with a visit to the Hoosier State. The “Texas Traveler” will visit Kokomo, Indiana’s very own Kokomo Speedway during the upcoming weekend, joining America’s Series for the two-day Dirt Classic Indiana worth a combined winner’s share equaling $17,500. Press Releases7/19
  • OCRS)The Ameri-Flex / OCRS sprint cars return to the ultra fast Oklahoma Sports Park in Ada, Oklahoma for another round of racing action on the 4/10-mile track. The Ameri-Flex / OCRS series was last seen on OSP's soil on May 7th for the 8th Annual Harold Leep Jr. Memorial, which was won by Sheldon Barksdale. At the time, it was Barksdale's second win of the year. Barksdale has since made 3 more trips to victory lane to lead the series with five wins. OCRS 7/19
  • Ryan Smith)Eldora Speedway will humble the best in dirt track racing. For Ryan Smith, the Kings Royal weekend was just that. Smith found speed during the final night of the three-night marquee event, but a crash left him wanting to race at the legendary half-mile track again and again and again. Press Releases7/19
  • Brandon Hanks)Brandon Hanks survived a challenging weekend with the ASCS Red River Region. Hanks overcame numerous issues throughout the two-race weekend as he now holds a 185-point lead in the championship standings with five races remaining. The ominous weekend began on Friday at Texarkana 67 Speedway in Texarkana, Ark., where Hanks was caught up in an early incident. Press Releases7/19
  • Zac Taylor)Zac Taylor's first midget victory was in sight before mechanical problems ruined the opportunity last weekend. However, the teenager is optimistic a win will come soon, very soon. Press Releases7/19
  • White Lightning)White Lightning Motorsports enjoyed its most successful night of racing last Saturday at Knoxville Raceway. Ricky Logan piloted a WLM 305ci sprint car to a feature win to become only the sixth driver in history at the famed track to record a victory in all three sprint car classes. Meanwhile, Devin Kline finished second to Logan in the main event with WLM affiliates Christian Bowman third and Corey Kautz fourth. Press Releases7/19
  • All Stars)Tony Stewart’s Arctic Cat All Star Circuit of Champions will make their 2016 television debut this Saturday and Sunday, July 23-24, with scheduled air times all across the United States. Sprint car enthusiasts from coast to coast will be able to witness all of the open wheel action on American Sports Network, available on select channels including those in major areas of the Midwest and Northeast where Arctic Cat All Star competition is headquartered. Network affiliates on the broadcast schedule include My Network TV, FOX, ABC, CBS, CW, Retro, and CBS2. All Stars 7/19
  • Joe Trenca)Joe Trenca is gaining comfort each time he competes at Williams Grove Speedway. The Mucci Motorsports driver returned to the famed half-mile oval last Friday for the first time since April. Press Releases7/19
  • Scotty Thiel)The IRA Sprint Car Series lead the #64 Scott Thiel Motorsports team and driver Scotty Thiel south to Wilmot Raceway in Wilmot, WI. After qualifying 5th overall, Thiel charged his way from fifth to capture the heat race victory and then would be the runner up in the 30 lap main event after starting fourth. It was another solid top three effort by the team. Press Releases7/19
  • Caleb Helms)Caleb Helms overcame a rough week to show progress at the end of the 33rd annual Kings Royal. "The Kings Royal went a lot better at the end," he said. "I do like where we're at. I think we're getting the car underneath me and we're communicating better." Press Releases7/19
  • Josh Baughman)Josh Baughman is coming off an up-and-down week in Ohio racing with the World of Outlaws Craftsman Sprint Car Series. "Racing with those guys is tough," he said. "Any time you can just make the show it's a win for us." Press Releases7/19
  • Danny Lasoski)Big Game Motorsports and Danny Lasoski will return to action this weekend during a National Sprint League doubleheader. The Muddy sponsored team, which ranks second in the NSL championship standings, is set to compete on Friday at Jackson Motorplex in Jackson, Minn., and Saturday at Knoxville Raceway in Knoxville, Iowa. Press Releases7/19
  • Derek Hagar)Derek Hagar is riding a 15-race podium streak into this weekend. Hagar has earned seven wins, five runner-up results and three third-place finishes during that stretch since the middle of May. Press Releases7/19
  • Channin Tankersley)Channin Tankersley is hunting for his second ASCS Gulf South Region championship. Tankersley holds a 90-point lead in the standings entering a doubleheader this Friday at Heart O' Texas Speedway in Waco, Texas, and Saturday at Cotton Bowl Speedway in Paige, Texas. It will mark his first races since the middle of June. Press Releases7/19
  • Tommy Bryant)Tommy Bryant is rested, refreshed and eager to get back to racing. Bryant recently took a family vacation following his first run in the Lucas Oil ASCS National Tour Sizzlin' Summer Speedweek and after having a couple of weeks off he is "excited" to climb back aboard the SawBlade.com backed Cooper Motorsports machine. Press Releases7/19
  • Dale Blaney)Dale Blaney achieved a rare feat last weekend when he made his 10th consecutive Kings Royal main event at Eldora Speedway. Although he didn't end with the results he wanted, Blaney guided the Mainstream Holdings Inc. sponsored CH Motorsports team into one of the 24 spots out of nearly 60 competitors. His streak ranks fourth behind Donny Schatz, Joey Saldana and Daryn Pittman for consecutive features qualified. It was also Blaney's 18th Kings Royal A Main since 1994. Press Releases7/19
  • Mark Burch Motorsports)Mark Burch Motorsports and driver Danny Lasoski will make their season debut this week. The team is heading to I-80 Speedway in Greenwood, Neb., on Thursday for a Carpetland Nebraska 360 Sprints event prior to the Midwest 360 Speedweek finale on Friday at Jackson Motorplex in Jackson, Minn. Press Releases7/19
  • KSE Racing Products)The new three-day format at the Kings Royal was a huge hit over the past weekend, and when the dust settled on each feature event, it was a driver using KSE Racing Products enjoying the spoils of victory lane. The action would kick off on Thursday night, and it was David Gravel grabbing another World of Outlaws Craftsman Sprint Car Series win with his CJB Motorsports team. Gravel would use his KSE Racing Products to fend off Donny Schatz. Press Releases7/19
  • Willie Croft)Getting out to the Midwest and stretching his legs a little, Willie Croft would pick up a win on Friday night in Lincoln, IL as he competed with the Midwest Open Wheel Association. “We have had some really good speed these two weeks, and I have to thank everyone at Rudeen Racing for all of their hard work,” Willie Croft said. Press Releases7/19
  • Kerry Madsen)A busy week with the World of Outlaws would see Kerry Madsen and his Keneric Racing team have an up and down week and not quite get the results they were hoping for. “It definitely was not the week this race team expects to have,” Kerry Madsen said. “We had some really good speed at times, but the results just were not there for us.” Press Releases7/19
  • Ian Madsen)Taking his first crack at the famed Kings Royal that his held annual at the Eldora Speedway, Ian Madsen had a very strong showing with his KCP Racing team that was him finish 10th in the 40-lap feature event. “It was a very busy week for our team, but we had a blast and had some pretty good results I thought,” Ian Madsen said. “I was personally pretty happy to finish in the Top-10 in my first Kings Royal.” Press Releases7/19

1:20pm

RESULTS...

  • URSS)The Eighth Annual Wheatshocker Nationals Championship night was a race to remember as the Rebels put on a show showcasing the best of young guns and cagey veterans. The thirty lap Feature had a little of everything in it for the fans of all ages. But when the checkered flag fell it was one of the original Rebels who would lay claim to the title, one that Brian Herbert wanted to win for a long time. Race Results 7/19
  • St Francois County Raceway MO)SPRINTS Heat 1: Jacob Patton took heat number one in the 79j with Joe Miller taking second place. Finishing in third place was Timmy Montgomery in the 32 car. Heat 2: Joey Boyd won the second heat in the 67 car while Kent Buckley and his 87 car took second. Bring in the third place finish was the 7d driven by Dylan Dejournett. Heat 3: Joey Montgomery won the third heat race in the 12x car. Robbie Standridge and the 17* took second with Scottie Gretzmacher in the 16g finishing third. Heat 4: Tommy Worley took the checkered in the fourth and final heat in the 97 car. The 2k of Ryan Kempin finished in second with the 88 car driven by Jeff Wurst finishing in third. Dash: Tommy Worley(97) took the dash win with Joey Montgomery taking second and Jacob Patton finishing third. Feature: Tommy Worley pulled off the triple crown after winning the Sprint feature. Robbie Standridge(17*) finished second with Kent Buckley ending the night in third in his 87 car. Joey Boyd and Timmy Montgomery bring home fourth and fifth place finishes.7/19

PRESS...

  • ASCS Lucas Oil)What was once one, became two as the Lucas Oil American Sprint Car Series presented by the MAVTV Motorsports Network returns to competition with the "Rushmore Rumble" at the Black Hill Speedway in Rapid City, S.D. on Friday, July 22 and Saturday, July 23. Originally a pairing of South Dakota's Black Hills Speedway and Wyoming's Gillette Thunder Speedway, the rodeo in Gillette caused Ed Kirchoff, who promotes both facilities, to move the Wyoming date to Rapid City. ASCS 7/19
  • USAC)The United States Auto Club is cancelling the originally-scheduled two-night July 29-30 USAC AMSOIL Sprint Car races at Tri-City Speedway in Granite City, Ill. "We have decided that, due to MOWA Sprint Car events at competing tracks in the region, it would be in our best interest to forego these events and not divide car counts and fans alike," said USAC Competition Director Levi Jones. "We look forward to the October 6-7-8 "Gold Crown Midget Nationals" which will feature the USAC National Midgets at Tri-City," added Jones. The USAC AMSOIL National Sprint Car series will resume in late-August with the "Sprint Car Smackdown" spectacular at the Kokomo (Ind.) Speedway. A pair of USAC-sanctioned "special events" will precede those races, August 20 and 21 at Brandon. S.D. and August 24 at Kokomo. 7/19
  • Crash Pad)A Compression Fracture of the Spine can keep you from racing for the rest of the season. Plus the pain and expense can be huge. Why not Reduce the Risk of Spinal Injury with this simple seat insert. The CRASH PAD puts the Right Stuff between you and a hard landing in a crash. Be smart, be prepared. Info, Dealers, Ordering at www.802solutions.com7/19
  • Indy Race Parts would like to congratulate this past weekends winners: Craig Dollansky, Chase Stockon, Brady Short, Brent Beauchamp, Tanner Thorson and everyone else that supports Indy Race Parts. If you need any New or Used Sprint Car, Midget, 600 or QRC parts we are your one stop shop. Call 317.244.9437 or view our website www.indyraceparts.com for more info or find us on Twitter, @indyraceparts.7/19
  • Hepfner Racing Products/HRP Wings)Hot! Hot! Hot! A record breaking winning summer continues as David Gravel, Mark Dobmeier, Aaron Reutzel, Bill Balog, Tim Crawley, Kurt Davis, Zack Emmons and Ray Allen Kulhanek bring home the wins and top this week's HRP Race Re-Cap. Press Releases7/19
  • Oswego Speedway NY)A fast paced month of July will come to a close at Oswego Speedway this Saturday, July 23 with the historic 30th running of the $10,000 to win Mr. Novelis Supermodified and 25th running of the $1,500 to win Mr. Pathfinder Bank SBS. The second richest paying race of the season at Oswego is a fan favorite, and always provides memorable moments and battles. Press Releases7/19
  • IRA)The Bumper To Bumper IRA Outlaw Sprint Series has a pair of events this weekend as they go green Friday night at the high speed big third-mile Oshkosh SpeedZone Raceway, and then take a ride northwest to the Eagle Valley Speedway (Jim Falls, WI) highbanked three-eighths. This is the only 2016 events at the these two venues. Come on out and support sprint car racing in Wisconsin. IRA concludes the month of July on Friday the 29th with their annual headline appearance at the Langlade County Fair in Antigo, and many will conclude the month by competing with the World of Outlaws on Saturday the 30th at Wilmot Raceway.7/19
  • World of Outlaws)The World of Outlaws Craftsman® Sprint Car Series returns to the Keystone State, Pennsylvania, this week as the series takes on Lernerville Speedway in Sarver, Pa. on Tuesday, July 19 for the 25th Annual Don Martin Memorial Silver Cup and the historic Williams Grove Speedway in Mechanicsburg, Pa. on Friday, July 22 and Saturday, July 23 for the Champion Racing Oil Summer Nationals.DIRT/World of Outlaws 7/19

1:30am

RESULTS...

  • NCRA)Danny Wood took advantage of Danny Jennings misfortune, then held off a strong turn four challenge to claim his first career Hutchinson Grand Nationals championship as the National Championship Racing Association of Park City, Kansas presented by Precise Racing Products sprint car division wrapped up two days at the famed Kansas State Fairgrounds during the 60th annual O’Reilly Auto Parts Hutchinson Grand Nationals Presented by Midwest Superstore Ford / Toyota of Hutchinson Friday and Saturday night. Race Results 7/19
  • Ohsweken Speedway ONT)Dylan Westbrook broke through with his first A-Feature win at Ohsweken in the 360 Sprint Car division on Friday. The 2015 Crate Sprint Car division champ had seen several 360 wins slip through his fingers in the past, and recently claimed the first two 360 wins of his career in Southern Ontario Sprints tour competition. Race Results 7/19
  • Cottage Grove Speedway OR)Cottage Grove Speedway would host Bohemia Mining Days/Ladies Night on Saturday, July 16th. The historic ¼-mile would have some incredible racing all evening long. Classes in competition included the 360 Sprints, Late Models, IMCA Sport Mods, and the Quality RV Repair Hornets. Race Results 7/19
  • URSS)The Eighth Annual Wheatshocker Nationals kicked the 2016 Ellis County Fair with 25 teams checking into the gate to do battle at Rolling Plains Motor Speedway. The two night show draws drivers from Kansas, Nebraska, Colorado, Oklahoma and Texas. It was Dodge City’s “Flyin” Brian Herbert grabbing the Preliminary night victory to lock himself into the $2,000.00 to win show. Race Results 7/19
  • USAC)USAC DMA Midget point leader Adam Pierson scored an important "double points" victory in Saturday's "Shirley & Mickey Bruleigh Memorial" at Bear Ridge Speedway. The fourth different feature lap leader, he led the final eight laps after passing Ray Miller on lap 18. Sunn finished second ahead of Robert tucker, Dean Christensen and Miller. USAC 7/19
  • Patriots)After settling for second on Saturday night at the Brockville Ontario Speedway to Jason Barney, Jared Zimbardi of Bradford, PA did one better Sunday night at the Cornwall Speedway with a late race pass to pick up his fifth Patriot Sprint Tour win of the season. St. Pie, QC driver Alain Bergeron started on the front row next to Jared Zimbardi to begin the 25 lap event with 23 cars starting.Race Results 7/19

PRESS...

  • Column)Danny Burton has Bloomington Indiana Sprint Week in Hoosier Race Report 7/19
  • Selinsgrove Speedway PA)Race fans will have a rare opportunity to see four featured divisions—360 sprint cars, super late models, Mid-Atlantic modifieds, and pro stocks—all compete in one special night of racing at Selinsgrove Speedway this Saturday, July 23, sponsored by the Sunbury Eagles Club No. 503. Track gates will open at 5:30 p.m. with racing slated to begin at 7:30 p.m. Central PA 7/19
  • Mid Atlantic 360 Sprint Weekend)Williams Grove, Selinsgrove, and Utica-Rome Speedways, in partnership with the United Racing Club (URC) and Empire Super Sprint (ESS) organizations, will stage one of the biggest weekends for 360 sprint car racing in the United States July 29-30-31 with the inaugural Mid-Atlantic Crown. More than $80,000 in prize money has been posted for three consecutive nights of 360 sprint car racing at the three aforementioned race tracks located in the northeast the last weekend of July. Press Releases7/19
  • Paul McMahan)A grueling week of racing in the state of Ohio culminated with Paul McMahan running 14th during the 33rd Annual Kings Royal. “Our week started out decent at the Brad Doty Classic with us running ninth, then we struggled the first two night’s at Eldora,” McMahan said. “We came out on Saturday night and put it in the show, and ended up finishing 15th.” Press Releases7/19
  • Ryan Bernal)Putting a tough weekend of racing behind them, Ryan Bernal and his Mike Phulps Motorsports team had a fine showing with the Civil War Series on Saturday night that saw the Hollister, CA pilot work his way from 10th to finish in the third spot. Press Releases7/19
  • Justyn Cox)Continuing his first full season of following the King of the West Series, Justyn Cox and his Cox Family Racing team made the trip over to Ocean Speedway in Watsonville, CA where Cox would finish 12th in the sixth annual Howard Kaeding Classic. Press Releases7/19
  • Mason Moore)Princeton, CA driver Mason Moore had another consistent weekend with his Friends and Family Racing team that saw him score two more Top-10 finishes as he chases points with both the Civil War Series presented by Flowmaster and the Placerville Speedway. Press Releases7/19

  • Tim Kaeding)Continuing to run very well at the Badlands Motor Speedway, Tim Kaeding picked up his sixth win of the season on Sunday night after coming oh-so-close on Saturday night. “We are running very well right now, and this Lunstra Motorsports car is fun to drive,” Kaeding added. “Saturday night we just could not get close enough to make a move, but Sunday night we were able to get another win.” Press Releases7/19
  • Michael Cunningham)Making his annual Summer trip to the United States of America to compete in some racing action, Michael Cunningham had some bad luck accompany him as he would be involved in a wreck on Friday night before losing an engine during time trials on Saturday night. Press Releases7/19
  • Seth Nunes)Taking on the Civil War Series presented by Flowmaster in Watsonville, CA on Friday night, Seth Nunes would take a wild ride in his heat race that would leave himself and the Jim and Annette Van Lare No. 5v sidelined for the rest of the weekend. Press Releases7/19
  • Cody Lamar)Following the Civil War Series presented by Flowmaster to Watsonville, CA on Friday night, Cody Lamar would have a good night going up until the feature event, when he would choose to take his car back to the pit area as he fought tight conditions. Press Releases7/19
  • Cory Eliason)Leaving the West Coast after a dominant week, Cory Eliason and his Van Dyke Motorsports team made the trek to the Midwest as they kicked off their summer tour at the Knoxville Raceway. “I had a blast running Knoxville for the first time,” Eliason said. “We didn’t quite time in where we had hoped, but we stayed at it and had a great run during the feature event.” Press Releases7/19
  • Steven Tiner)Returning to action in California after a successful trip to the Pacific Northwest, Steven Tiner would come through the last chance qualifier, and run sixth in the feature with the Civil War Series presented by Flowmaster during the sixth annual Howard Kaeding Classic. Press Releases7/19
  • DJ Netto)Over the last few weeks, DJ Netto has been bad fast with the King of the West Series. That statement stayed true on Saturday night as the Hanford, CA driver worked his way from the 12th starting spot to finish fourth during the sixth annual Howard Kaeding Classic. Press Releases7/19
  • Mercer Raceway Park PA)With the Mid-Season Championships in the books, the points leaders in some divisions strengthened their grips on the championship hardware, one saw his margin shrink, and a couple of others climbed ahead of their adversaries. This week, Mercer Raceway Park will be back to a normal Saturday Night Live! program, so dramatic swings may not occur unless a racer encounters a major misfortune. Along with the full slate of racing in seven star-studded divisions, there will be bicycle races for the children, courtesy of Approved Toilet Rentals and Ray's Racing Collectibles. Press Releases7/19
  • Chad Kemenah)The “Month of Money” continues for Chad Kemenah and the Hunter Racing Team tomorrow night at the Lernerville Speedway for the Don Martin Memorial Silver Cup. For the first time since 2009 the Don Martin Memorial Silver Cup will return to its original formal format, one race, 40-Laps, $25,000 to win. Press Releases7/19
  • Florida Open Wheel)Link for race video from Richard Golardi: https://youtu.be/1LGmZKa6CrM YouTube video - "Southern Sprintcars at Showtime Speedway, Senator's Cup feature race video, 7-16-2016" 7/19
  • Jackson Motorplex MN)Jackson Motorplex hosts a mega sprint car show this Friday during State Bank of Fairmont Night. The half-mile oval will showcase the return of the Spirit Lake Silver & Gold NSL 410 Sprint Cars with the National Sprint League along with the final night of the Midwest 360 Speedweek featuring the Last-Deck® 360 Sprint Cars $2,500-to-win Richard White Memorial, which is sanctioned by the Upper Midwest Sprint Car Series, as well as the Liquid Nitro IMCA 305 Sprint Cars. Press Releases7/19
  • Trey Starks)Trey Starks showed flashes of brilliance last weekend during the 33rd annual Kings Royal. Starks, who was driving for Jeff McCall during the marquee World of Outlaws Craftsman Sprint Car Series tripleheader at Eldora Speedway, overcame a sour night during the opening round last Thursday. Press Releases7/19
  • Jason Sides)Jason Sides is full stride into the 'Month of Money.' He competed in four races during two marquee World of Outlaws Craftsman Sprint Car Series events last weekend with a pair of top-notch events on tap this weekend. Sides will race on Tuesday at Lernerville Speedway in Sarver, Pa., for the $25,000-to-win Don Martin Memorial Silver Cup and Friday and Saturday at Williams Grove Speedway in Mechanicsburg, Pa., for the $25,000-to-win Summer Nationals and Morgan Cup. Press Releases7/19
  • Dominic Scelzi)Dominic Scelzi and his Roth Motorsports backed team will take this weekend off to regroup following a rough 33rd annual Kings Royal at Eldora Speedway. "We're out of cars and we're out of parts," he said. "We're going to have to regroup and hopefully get back to racing the following weekend. The best thing we can do is get back to the track and hopefully change our luck around." Press Releases7/19
  • NSL)The second half of the sophomore season for the National Sprint League begins this weekend with a doubleheader. The series will venture to Jackson Motorplex in Jackson, Minn., on Friday before racing at Knoxville Raceway in Knoxville, Iowa, on Saturday. National Sprint League 7/19
  • Chase Johnson)Chase Johnson was a front-runner last weekend during the Howard Kaeding Classic at Ocean Speedway. Johnson opened the two-day event on Friday when he piloted his family car during the Civil War Sprint Car Series part of the weekend. Press Releases7/19
  • Travis Rilat)Travis Rilat was in contention for his first win of the season driving for Richard Saumure last weekend. Rilat led the middle portion of the $7,500-to-win NSA Shootout finale on Saturday at Billings Motorsports Park before he ended with a third-place result. Press Releases7/19
  • Seth Bergman)Seth Bergman is returning to South Dakota this weekend to tackle Black Hills Speedway. Bergman will make his second career Lucas Oil ASCS National Tour appearance at the half-mile oval in Rapid City, S.D., on Friday and Saturday. Press Releases7/19
  • Midwest 360 Speed Week)The Upper Midwest is ripe for racing this week as the Midwest 360 Speedweek will offer four straight nights of 360ci winged sprint car competition throughout South Dakota, Iowa and Minnesota. Press Releases7/19
  • USAC)Former USAC Silver Crown National Champion Ryan Newman returns to the series Thursday night to compete in the "Rich Vogler/USAC Hall of Fame Classic" at Lucas Oil Raceway in Brownsburg, Ind. Newman competed in last year's LOR race and finished third after starting on the front row. USAC 7/19
  • Danny Dietrich)In typical, busy fashion, “Double-D” Danny Dietrich entered three events in three days during the recent weekend, ultimately scoring three consecutive top-five performances against the “Pennsylvania Posse,” steadily improving his results as the weekend progressed. Press Releases7/19
  • Danny Holtgraver)After spending three days at the Eldora Speedway in Rossburg, Ohio, for the 33rd annual Kings Royal, resulting in one main event start and a 23rd place finish, “Downtown” Danny Holtgraver will return home to Western Pennsylvania and once again join the World of Outlaws Craftsman Sprint Car Series at Lernerville Speedway, this time for the Don Martin Memorial 25th Anniversary Silver Cup worth $25,000. Press Releases7/19
  • Brent Marks)Brent Marks represented Pennsylvania well during World of Outlaws Craftsman Sprint Car Series action at Eldora Speedway in Rossburg, Ohio, qualifying for all three Kings Royal weekend programs on July 14-16. The “Myerstown Missile” finished 20th, 22nd, and 16th during his tenure at the World’s Greatest Dirt Track with his best finish occurring during the Kings Royal finale on Saturday, July 16. Marks started 12th during the 40-lap, $50,000-to-win main event and battled just outside of the top-ten for most of the distance before settling into 16th. There were 60 entries on the Eldora Speedway grounds for the Saturday night finale. Press Releases7/19
  • Brock Zearfoss)After a demanding weekend in Central Pennsylvania, entering three events in three days at three different facilities, Brock Zearfoss returned home to Jonestown, Pennsylvania, with two top-ten finishes, one of which inside the top-five. Press Releases7/19
  • Jack Sodeman Jr)Western Pennsylvania domination was the weekend result for Jack Sodeman, Jr., sweeping the weekend with victories at Lernerville Speedway and Mercer Raceway Park on Friday and Saturday, July 15-16. The North Jackson, Ohio, native now has a grand total of five victories on the season, two at Lernerville and three at Mercer Raceway Park. In addition, Sodeman’s Mercer Raceway Park victory was his third consecutive at the Mercer, Pennsylvania, facility, raising the potential for a second consecutive track championship and the third of his career. Press Releases7/19
  • Donny Schatz)Tony Stewart/Curb-Agajanian Racing (TSR) driver Donny Schatz and his Bad Boy Off Road/Chevrolet Performance team shined brightest Saturday night in the 33rd annual Kings Royal at Tony Stewart’s Eldora Speedway in Rossburg, Ohio. Schatz capped off an incredible week of World of Outlaws (WoO) Craftsman® Sprint Car Series action by scoring his third Kings Royal triumph in front of a record crowd and taking the first crown jewel of Sprint car racing’s “Month of Money.”Press Releases7/19
  • Patriots)Due to scheduling conflicts, Penn Cann Speedway officials have cancelled this Friday’s racing events that included the A-Verdi Storage Containers Patriot Sprint Tour. “When we scheduled this event, we didn’t realize that it coincided with the Susquehanna Community Days in downtown Susquehanna”, said Promoter Dan Harpell. “That is such a big event in the Community and after looking at the impact that it had on the attendance last year, we have made the decision to take the night off of racing this Friday. The Patriot Sprint Tour is a great organization and they put on a tremendous show.”Press Releases7/19
  • Kyle Hirst)After winning the 360ci portion of the Howard Kaeding Classic on Friday night in another car, Kyle Hirst completed the weekend sweep as he dominated much of the 30-lap feature event on Saturday night to claim his second consecutive King of the West Series HK Classic. Press Releases7/19

Monday  July 18th 2016

The Edge... there is no honest way to explain it because the only people who really know where it is are the ones who have gone over. Hunter S. Thompson

2:00pm

RESULTS...

  • Plymouth Dirt Track WI)Chris Clayton (Waldo) and Brandon McMullen (Plymouth) set the pace for the Aldag-Honald Mechanical Sprints feature. Clayton and McMullen battled side by side for the lead, McMullen managed to take over the lead. Lance Fassbender (Burnett) slowed on the backstretch bringing out our first caution. McMullen regained control of the field and slowly started to pull away. Race Results 7/18
  • SOD)Stevie Irwin (Fenton, MI) finally got the monkey off his back, and mastered rush-hour traffic to take home the exciting Engine Pro Sprints On Dirt by ARP feature win at Crystal Motor Speedway (Crystal, MI) Saturday night.  Irwin started in 2nd place along SOD points leader Brian Smith on the front row, and chased Smith in the early stages of the race. Race Results 7/18
  • SOD)Fremont, Ohio’s Stuart Brubaker charged to a crowd-pleasing Engine Pro Sprints On Dirt presented by ARP feature win Friday night at Winston Speedway in Rothbury, Michigan.   Gregg Dalman grabbed the lead at the start from the pole with Brett Mann looking like he may have something for the leader.  Dalman started to pull away as Mann slipped high on turn 2 allowing Chris Pobanz to take 2nd and Stuart Brubaker 3rd.  Dalman looked to be the class until John Gall & Jay Steinebach tangled on lap four with Gall flipping.  Neither driver was able to continue.  Race Results 7/18
  • Oswego Speedway NY)Just weeks after each winning the Spring Championship, both Pat Lavery and Dalton Doyle were at it again on Saturday night at Oswego Speedway, driving to Turning Stone Resort Casino Victory Lane in the Novelis Supermodified and Pathfinder Bank SBS Summer Championships presented by Crop Production Services. Race Results 7/18
  • Susquehanna Speedway PA)Danny Dietrich did something no one has been able to do this season. And that was pass Lance Dewease while he was leading a feature event. After leading the first 16 laps of Sunday nights, BAPS Coatings & Supplies 410 Sprint car feature at Susquehanna Speedway, Dietrich lost the top spot to Dewease-Central PA’s hottest driver and it would appear that Dewease would drive to yet another win aboard the Kreitz Racing sprint. But Dietrich had other ideas. He stayed close to Dewease as the pair worked lapped traffic and was able to pounce on the veteran driver in lapped traffic to take the lead on lap 29 and held onto to pick up his first win of the season in the BAPS series at Susquehanna aboard the Gary Kauffman Racing, Sandoes Fruit Market #48. Central PA 7/18
  • Double X Speedway MO)While the heat proved challenging for some, Jonathan Cornell was one cool customer during Sunday Night Thunder as he racked up yet another victory in winged sprint car action for Sonic at Double-X Speedway. Starting on the front row with fellow heat race winner Taylor Walton, Cornell took the lead in turn one on the opening lap and quickly opened up a sizeable lead.

PRESS...

  • Jake Waters)Mifflintown, P.A. – July 18, 2016 – As driver Jake Waters continues to recover from incident at Selinsgrove Speedway two weeks ago, his parents Curt and Cindy Waters, along with his family, would like to express their deepest and sincerest gratitude to everyone who has supported Jake in one form or another. From the outpouring of monetary donations towards Jake’s recovery, to family, friends, and fans who have mailed cards, donated gift cards, established fundraisers, continued to pray, or lent a helping hand, the racing community came together to show strong support for one of their own. The outpouring of support has been deeply overwhelming, and the Waters family continues to thank everyone who has helped or shown support of their son. On behalf of Curt and Cindy Waters, thank you. 7/18
  • Andy Forsberg)Piloting the potent C&M Motorsports No. 7c machine with the Civil War Series on Friday night and at the Petaluma Speedway on Saturday night, Andy Forsberg would rally from a heat race incident at the Ocean Speedway before racing his way to his eighth win of the season on Saturday night. Press Releases7/18
  • IRA)Both IRA divisions were on hand at Wilmot Raceway this past Saturday Night for Founders Night as IRA celebrated its' 50th Anniversary. 7-time Bumper To Bumper IRA Outlaw Sprint Series Champion Bill Balog held off the challenges of current point leader Scotty Thiel and a charging Jeremy Schultz to capture the winged 410 portion. In just its' 2nd year, and first under IRA sanction, the Meyer Valves & Vacs wingLESS Sprints by IRA brought out their largest car count to date with 19 machines n the GM604 or Spec Engine based series. Todd Lehr established a new track record for the wingLESS divisionin group qualifying while traveler Jimmy Kouba outdueled Jordan Mattson and Alan Hafford to claim the win in a very competitive feature event. Several past IRA Champions were recognized at intermission and the two groups provided a great combination.7/18
  • Shane Stewart)Larson Marks Racing and Shane Stewart returned to the famed Eldora Speedway in Rossburg, Ohio this weekend for the 33rd Annual Kings Royal. The team finished 12th on Thursday and earned top-10 finishes on Friday and Saturday. The Bixby, Okla., native qualified second in Flight 2 of qualifying after going out 16th on Thursday and finished third in the fourth heat race. Stewart started 12th for the 40-lap Jokers Wild feature event and was in 13th on lap 12 for a restart. With five laps remaining, he moved back into 12th, where he finished the race. Press Releases7/18
  • World of Outlaws)The Don Martin Memorial Silver Cup returns to Lernerville Speedway tomorrow for the 25th running of the event in the midst of the Month of Money. Watch as the Greatest Show on Dirt battles for one of season's most coveted trophies. Lernerville Speedway Where? Lernerville Speedway, 313 N Pike Rd, Sarver, PA 16055; 724-353-1511; 724-353-2650. General parking for the day is free. Camping is also available and free (dry camping only). For reserved camping, call 724-353-1511. When? Tuesday, July 19 Pit Gates: 4 PM ET Grandstands: 5 PM ET Hot Laps: 6:30 PM ET Qualifying: 7:15 PM ET Opening Ceremonies: 8 PM ET 7/18

Sunday  July 17th 2016

I want my children to have all the things I couldn't afford. Then I want to move in with them. Phyllis Diller

11:30pm

RESULTS...

  • Badlands Motor Speedway SD)360 sprints...#3 Tim Kaeding #6 Carson McCarl #25 Dylan Peterson #14 Jody Rosenboom #24 Terry McCarl #1H Justin Henderson #2D Dusty Ballenger #12S Troy Schreurs #35 Skyler Prochaska #429 Robby Wolfgang #5 Eric Lutz #10J Justin Jacobsma #3Z Donovan Peterson #11J Jordan Nordstrom #70 Ben Waxdahl #0 Renn Weber #1 Justin Glaser #41A Andee Beierle #75 Tommy Barber #12 Brock Dump #26 Willie Croft #16J Elijah Johnson #12L John Lambertz 7/17
  • Joe Hunt Wingless)Stepping away from the Wingless Series presented by Joe Hunt Magnetos for an extended period of time, 2014 series champion, Tommy Laliberte, made the most of his first start of 2016 as he fended off Klint Simpson to win the Howard Kaeding Classic at the Ocean Speedway. Race Results 7/17
  • USAC)USAC AMSOIL SPRINT CAR NATIONAL CHAMPIONSHIP RACE RESULTS: July 17, 2016 - Terre Haute, Indiana - Terre Haute Action Track - "Indiana Sprint Week" - "Don Smith Classic"  FEATURE: (30 laps) 1. Chase Stockon, 2. Robert Ballou, 3. Tyler Courtney, 4. Brady Bacon, 5. Aaron Farney, 6. Chris Windom, 7. Logan Jarrett, 8. Jerry Coons Jr., 9. Bryan Clauson, 10. C.J. LearyUSAC 7/17
  • Column)Gaye Carmichael has notes from Eldora OH Kings Royal in Sprint Car Notes7/17
  • Susquehanna Speedway PA) 48 Danny Dietrich 69K Lance Dewease 19M Brent Marks 5W Lucas Wolfe  7/17
  • Montpelier Motor Speedway IN)Montpelier Motor Speedway: MIdgets – #33 Davey Ray – Davenport, Iowa USAC MWT D2 – Gage Etgen – Celina, Ohio UMP Modifieds – ‪#‎22T‬ Tony Anderson – Lima, Ohio Super Streets – #9 Mason Stewart – Portland, Indiana Thunder Cars – ‪#‎3N‬ Kaleb Nutter – Kokomo, Indiana FWD Compacts – #92 Brandon McDaries – Lima, Ohio View/Purchase Photos: https://mcevoyracingphotos.smugmug.com/2016-Montpelier-Motor-Speedway/July-16-2016 Midgets 23 Entries 1. #33 Davey Ray 2. #88 Tyler Nelson 3. #10 Chett Gherke 4. #7 Gage Walker 5. #71 Domain Ramsey 6. #E99 Gage Etgen (D2 Winner) 7. #42 Ty Tilton 8. #22 Gunnar Lucious 9. #8JR Bear Woods 10. #84 Bill Dunham 11. #38 Nick Corea 12. #2G Cory Guingrich 13. #83 Jeff Beasley 14. #11 Corey Bedwell 15. #41 Jon Watson 16. #12 Tom Hunt 17. #2B Thomas Bigelow 18. #7X Taylor Cox 19. #11T Jacob Taylor 20. #3W Alex Watson 21. #43 Logan Arnold 22. #5 Gary Gipson 23. #44 Nick Daughtery 7/17
  • Photos)Loads of weekend photos from the some of the best photographers in the country are in SpeedShotz 7/17
  • Civil War)Climbing aboard the Josh Ford Motorsports No. 73 machine on Friday night, Kyle Hirst would fend off both Brent and Bud Kaeding as he picked up his first Civil War Series presented by Flowmaster feature event win during Friday night’s Howard Kaeding Classic at the Ocean Speedway. KoW, JH Wingless, Civil War 7/17
  • IRA)Tonight's IRA Sprint Series event scheduled for Angell Park Speedway has been cancelled due to morning rains and forecast for potential severe weather this evening. 7/17
  • Tri State Speedway IN)It was a packed house as round six of Indiana Sprint Week played out at Tri-State Speedway Saturday night. The crowd watched as a 30 lap USAC sanctioned feature race whirled around the quarter mile track. Lap after lap there was that potential for a lead change. Drivers were passing other cars to challenge for a top five spot but one car stayed out front. Carson Short led all 30 laps. The victory was worth $5,000. Race Results 7/17
  • Billings Motorsports Park MT)Aaron Reutzel captured the $7,500 prize for claiming the finale of the opening doubleheader for the NSA Shootout on Saturday at Billings Motorsports Park. Roger Crockett kicked off the program by setting quick time during qualifying before Matthew Dusseault, Travis Rilat and Sam Hafertepe Jr. each won a heat race. Race Results 7/17
  • USCS)The defending United Sprint Car Series National Champion Morgan Turpen of Cordova, TN breezed to her second USCS Outlaw Thunder Tour Presented by K&N Filters win of the season on Saturday night at Dixie Speedway. Many have said to win a National Championship in any sport is one thing, but to repeat the feat is something else. USCS 7/17
  • Placerville Speedway CA)71 cars over four divisions signed into the pits for the 13th round of the 2016 Red Hawk Casino Championship Series, on "Marine Night" at Placerville Speedway. Thompson's Auto Group 360 Sprint Cars took to the 1/4 mile clay oval for the 25 lap feature event, with last weekend's winner Michael Kofoid starting on the pole alongside Sean Becker for the start. When the green flag waved, 14-year old Kofoid jumped to the lead in turn 1, and by the fourth circuit had a straightaway lead on Becker. Jake Morgan slowed the pace by bringing out the yellow with a spin in turns 3 & 4, relinquishing his 4th place position, which forced him to the rear of the field.Race Results 7/17

PRESS...

  • The Speedway Motors/Champion Racing Oil Central PA Sprint Cars started a four event weekend off at Williams Grove Speedway Friday night where Lance Dewease was back in victory lane for his 7th time in 2016. At Lincoln Speedway Saturday night Chase Dietz took his first win of the season while up at Port Royal Speedway Joey Hershey was also in victory lane for his first of the year. The Sunday night feature at Susquehanna Speedway went to Danny Dietrich for his 5th win of the year over Lance Dewease.Speedway Motors/Champion Racing Oil Central PA  7/17
  • Williams Grove Speedway PA)Williams Grove Speedway will present the two-day Champion Racing Oil World of Outlaws Craftsman Sprint Car Series Summer Nationals this Friday and Saturday night, July 22 and 23, at 7:30 pm. Lineups both nights will be set using time trials with Friday’s feature going 25-laps in distance, paying $8,000 to win. Saturday’s 30-lap finale will pay a hefty $20,000 to the victor plus he will receive another $5,000 for NAPA/NGK Morgan Cup laurels.
  • MSCS)The 410 non-wing sprint cars sanctioned by the Midwest Sprint Car Series will be racing at the Montpelier Motor Speedway on Saturday July 23. The event will be topped off with a 25 lap feature paying $2,000 to win and $200 to start. It will be the first and only appearance for the series at Montpelier this season. Press Releases7/17
  • Badger)Rain forced cancellation of the “3rd annual Norm Nelson Classic” Sunday Night at Angell Park Speedway. The event was to feature the IRA Bumper to Bumper Outlaw Sprint Car Series, Mid-State Equipment /Zimbrick Chevrolet of Sun Prairie Badger Midget Series, and Wisconsin Dirt Racing Legends Series. Point leaders Brandon Waelti (midget) and Tory Strauss (600 micro) lead the list of entries excepted for the “Badger doubleheader” on Saturday night July 23 at Sycamore Speedway. The Badger divisions will join the tracks regular stock car divisions for the evenings events. Waelti has two midget feature victories this season. Troy Strauss a former micro feature winner at the track holds a 145-point lead of over Norm Ehrke winner of the June 18 event at Sycamore. It will mark the first time in the 80-year history of Badger that the series will sanction a midget auto race at the facility. Badger has sanctioned twelve micro events since 2012 at the track. 7/17
  • USAC)The "Hump Day Midget Series," which began June 29 at Plymouth (Ind.) Speedway, has been suspended for 2016. Races originally scheduled for next Wednesday night, July 20, and August 31, have been removed from the calendar. "We had hoped to spark some interest and offer Midget teams and fans an opportunity for more racing in Indiana," says USAC Competition Director Levi Jones. "Unfortunately, the support was not sufficient for us to continue. We will keep digging and working on something for the future." The June 29 race, which was won by Tanner Thorson, was part of the 2016 USAC Indiana Midget Series, which continues September 10 at Daugherty Speedway in Boswell, Ind. 7/17

11:30am

RESULTS...

  • USAC)USAC MIDWEST THUNDER MIDGET SERIES RACE RESULTS: July 16, 2016 - Montpelier, Indiana - Montpelier Motor Speedway FEATURE: (20 laps) 1. Gage Etgen (#99 Etgen), 2. Ty Tilton (#42 Tilton), 3. Gunnar Lucius (#22 Lucius), 4. Bill Dunham (#84 Dunham), 5. Nick Corea (#38 Dori), 6. Cory Guingrich (#2 Guingrich), 7. Corey Bedwell (#11B Bedwell), 8. Jon Watson (#41 Watson), 9. Tom Hunt (#12 Hunt), 10. Tommy Bigelow (#2B Bigelow),USAC 7/17
  • USAC)USAC IMRA MIDGET SERIES RACE RESULTS: July 16, 2016 - Canton, Illinois - Spoon River Speedway - "Kids Candy Dash Night"  FEATURE: (20 laps) 1. Andy Baugh, 2. Dillon Morley, 3. John Springer, 4. Broc Hunnell, 5. Brent Burrows, 6. Jeff Mallonee, 7. Shane Morgan, 8. Gedd Ross, 9. Ryan Probst, 10. Tyler Roth,USAC 7/17
  • VSS)Virginia Sprint Series Race #13 Saturday July 16th 2016 IMCA RaceSaver Mid-Atlantic Division Eastside Speedway Waynesboro, Va. It all looked ok until the storms moved in and stopped the night before it started. Next week its back to Shenandoah Speedway on Saturday night July 23rd. 7/17
  • OCRS)Last season Ameri-Flex / OCRS sprint car victories came often for Robert Sellers. Six wins was enough to secure the 2015 Ameri-Flex / OCRS championship. The wins have not come as often for the defending champion this season. But Saturday, Sellers got back on track with his second victory of the season at Caney Valley Speedway. OCRS 7/17
  • Patriots)A packed Brockville Speedway grandstands saw 24 Patriot Sprint Tour cars put on a show as Jason Barney was able to pick up the win over Jared Zimbardi, and Devin Caron, scoring his second PST-Canadian Win of the 2016 season. Barney started on the pole against Quebec favorite, Steve Poirier where the two both separated themselves from the rest of the field battling for the race lead. Barney would favor the lower side as Poirier would race high for the first 11 laps. Race Results 7/17

8:00am

RESULTS...

  • IRA)Seven-time Bumper to Bumper IRA Sprint Series champion Bill Balog goes into the record books as the winner of Saturday Night’s event as Wilmot Raceway. What isn’t recorded in the tally is just how hard he had to work for the victory. Balog had started in the eighth position and quickly had worked toward the front of the field. He had been attempting to work past Brandon Wimmer, when Wimmer bicycled his car slamming back onto it’s wheel breaking it’s suspension.IRA 7/17
  • The Capitol Renegade KING of the 358s Series saw race 6 of the 8 race special series make its second and final stop at the historic Williams Grove Speedway and the biggest car count of the season packed the pits. 31 cars strong turned out and a very familiar face stood in victory lane for the 3rd time in the 8 race series. Doug Hammaker would come from his 10th starting spot to claim the 20 lap feature and re take the Capitol Renegade KING of the 358s Series point lead in the process. Heading into race 6 Hammaker would trail points leader Adrian Shaffer by 1 point but would walk out of the night now leading Shaffer by 3. Shaffer would finish a hard fought 5th place finish. Central PA  7/17
  • USAC)Carson Short continued the roll of first-time USAC AMSOIL National Sprint Car winners into victory lane Saturday night at Tri-State Speedway, becoming the fourth different driver to pick up his initial career series victory in the first six races of the 29th edition of Indiana Sprint Week. Short, of Marion, Illinois, joined Tyler Courtney (Gas City I-69 Speedway), Kyle Cummins (Kokomo Speedway) and Brent Beauchamp (Bloomington Speedway) as one of the new names to join the USAC record books. USAC 7/17
  • World of Outlaws)It has been nearly a decade since he last stood in victory lane at the Kings Royal, but Donny Schatz looked like a natural as he was crowned King Donny XXXIII - his third Kings Royal title since 2007 - on Saturday night at Eldora Speedway. Schatz who drew number 15 in the qualifying pill draw and was looking to get his 15th World of Outlaws Craftsman® Sprint Car Series victory of the season had the luck on his side, he just needed the hard work to push him through - and that's exactly what he and his team did. DIRT/World of Outlaws 7/17

3:00am

RESULTS...

  • USAC)USAC WESTERN STATES MIDGET SERIES RACE RESULTS: July 16, 2016 - Petaluma, California - Petaluma Speedway - "Jack London Hall of Fame Night" - Co-sanctioned by BCRA WOODLAND AUTO DISPLAY FEATURE: (30 laps) 1. Alex Schutte, 2. Ronnie Gardner, 3. Shannon McQueen, 4. Michael Faccinto, 5. Greg Bragg, 6. Frankie Guerrini, 7. Cory Elliott, 8. Courtney Crone, 9. Brian Gard, 10. Randi PankratzUSAC 7/17
  • USAC)USAC EASTERN MIDGET RACE RESULTS: July 16, 2016 - Spotsylvania, Virginia - Dominion Raceway FEATURE RAINED OUT (No reschedule yet) 7/17
  • Eldora Speedway OH)Kings Royal...#15 Donny Schatz #24 Rico Abreu #49 Brad Sweet #20W Greg Wilson #21 Brian Brown #2 Shane Stewart #9 Daryn Pittman #41 Jason Johnson #83 Joey Saldana #18 Ian Madsen #5 David Gravel #1 Sammy Swindell #49X Tim Shaffer #7 Paul McMahan #29 Kerry Madsen #19M Brent Marks #11 Randy Hannagan #7S Jason Sides #10H Chad Kemenah #71 Jamie Veal #14 Christopher Bell #33 Danny Lasoski #1B Dale Blaney #17W Bryan Clauson 7/17
  • Badlands Motor Speedway SD)#13 Mark Dobmeier #3 Tim Kaeding #24 Terry McCarl #12 Lynton Jeffrey #17B Ryan Bickett #14 Jody Rosenboom #23 Dusty Ballenger #09 Matt Juhl #1H Justin Henderson #5 Dave Glennon #4W Matt Wasmund #25X Dylan Peterson #101 Chuck McGillivray #1 Justin Glaser #15 Joe Riedel #82 Dusty Zomer #11XS Donovan Peterson #75 Tommy Barber #14C Chad Schettler #8BALL Jack Croaker 7/17
  • ASCS Red River)It is rare to say Tim Crawley is a first time winner, but it does happen on occasion, and Saturday was just right for that as the wily veteran picked up his first career victory with the American Bank of Oklahoma ASCS Red River Region presented by Smiley’s Racing Products at the Superbowl Speedway in Greenville, Texas. ASCS 7/17
  • ASCS Warrior)For the 29th time against the Speedway Motor ASCS Warrior Region presented by Impact Signs, Awnings, and Wraps, Sedalia’s Jonathan Cornell parked the Kiowa Line Builders No. 28 in Victory Lane. ASCS 7/17
  • St Francois County Raceway MO) Tommy Worley Jr  Robbie Standridge  Kent Buckley 7/17
  • POWRi)Fairbury IL...Zach Daum, Spencer Bayston, Garrett Aitken, Carson Macedo, Jake Neuman, Brayton Lynch, Holly Shelton, Kyle Schuett, Dalton Camfield, Daniel Robinson. 7/17
  • Port Royal Speedway PA)Joey Hershey of Chambersburg was able to hold off the advances of Mike Erdley and then stay out front of Greg Hodnett just long enough to record his first ever Port Royal Speedway 410 sprint car win on Saturday night after years of trying to pick up a checkered flag.Central PA  7/17
  • NCRA)Kansas State Fairgrounds KS Danny Wood  CJ Johnson  Don Droud Jr 7/17
  • SOD)Crystal Motor Speedway MI Steve Irwin Dustin Stroup  Shawn Valenti 7/17
  • Patriots)Brockville ONT...Jason Barney over Jared Zimbardi and Devin Caron 7/17
  • NOSA)Buffalo River Race Park, MN  Wade Nygaard  Austin Pierce  Casey Mack 7/17
  • IRA)Wilmot WI.....17b Bill Balog 64 Scotty Thiel 5j Jeremy Schultz 7 Scott Uttech 02 Mike Reinke 1hrp Todd Hepfner 70 Raymond Hensley 2w Scotty Neitzel 53w Bill Wirth 4k Kris Spitz 7/17
  • Petaluma CA)#7c Andy Forsberg #43 Bradley Terrell #29r Riley Matson #7h Jake Haulot #7n Zack Lynskey #1 Billy Butler #57b Bobby Butler #12j John Clark #67 Britton Bock #55 Marissa Polizzi #4r Anthony Restad 7/17
  • King of the West)Ocean Speedway CA....#21X Kyle Hirst #22 Shane Golobic #0 Bud Kaeding #88N DJ Netto #68 Chase Johnson #69 Brent Kaeding #19 Colby Copeland #00 Jason Statler #M21 Kalib Henry #37 Mitchell Faccinto #3C Tyler Walker #31C Justyn Cox #25Z Jason Chisum #21I Michael Ing #33 Lucas Ashe #12 Jarrett Soares #21 Cole Macedo #99 Wayne Katen #98 Sean Watts #91C Shawn Conde #72W Kurt Nelson #17 Justin Sanders #94 Steven Tiner 7/17
  • Hunt Wingless)Ocean Speedway CA....#10C Tommy Laliberte #32 Klint Simpson #73C Cody Fendley #1C Jimmy Christian #1 Terry Schank #35 Bryan$F 20 #12 Adam Christian #73 Keith Calvino #30 Brian Grosenheider #69 Steven Grier #24N Nick Larson #59 Evan Bonnema 7/17
  • Knoxville Raceway IA)Craig Dollansky led the 20-lap distance in sweeping the feature event during the annual Marion County Fair at Knoxville Raceway Saturday night. Joe Beaver found his way to victory lane in the 360 division and Ricky Logan took the 305 feature during HyVee Night at this central Iowa racing facility. A red flag flew immediately at the beginning of the 410 feature. Dakota Hendrickson became crossed up in turn one forcing Scott Bogucki to strike the turn one fence and end up upside down. Hendrickson and Bogucki were unable to restart.Race Results 7/17
  • WAR)Making his first career Boss Chassis WAR Series start, Justin Grant picked up the win on Saturday night at I-35 Speedway with a last turn, last lap pass of Clinton Boyles that had the I-35 Speedway crowd on its feet. Polesitter Boyles assumed control early as he was chased by second-starting Ryan Kitchen, Korey Weyant, and Chris Parkinson. Race Results 7/17
  • Manitowoc Speedway WI)It probably felt a little like déjà vu for Kurt Davis’ fellow competitors in the Midwest Sprint Car Association ranks Friday, July 15, as the veteran West Allis driver started on the pole and raced to his second consecutive 25-lap A main victory in Eastern Wisconsin Stock Car competition at the Manitowoc Speedway Friday, July 15.Race Results 7/17
  • USAC)USAC AMSOIL SPRINT CAR NATIONAL CHAMPIONSHIP RACE RESULTS: July 16, 2016 - Haubstadt, Indiana - Tri-State Speedway - "Indiana Sprint Week" FEATURE: (30 laps) 1. Carson Short, 2. Kyle Cummins, 3. Chase Stockon, 4. Robert Ballou, 5. Jarett Andretti, 6. Critter Malone, 7. Brady Bacon, 8. Chad Boespflug, 9. Kevin Thomas Jr., 10. Max McGheeUSAC 7/17
  • USAC)USAC WESTERN STATES MIDGET SERIES RACE RESULTS: July 16, 2016 – Petaluma, California – Petaluma Speedway – “Jack London Hall of Fame Night” - Co-sanctioned by BCRA FEATURE: (30 laps) 1. Alex Schutte, 2. Ronnie Gardner, 3. Shannon McQueen, 4. Michael Faccinto, 5. Greg Bragg, 6. Frankie Guerrini, 7. Cory Elliott, 8. Courtney Crone, 9. Brian Gard, 10. Randi Pankratz USAC 7/17
  • Mercer Raceway Park PA)Jack Sodeman, Jr. gave his father a wonderful birthday present, winning again at Mercer Raceway Park and getting his second victory of the weekend. "To be able to double up on his birthday, that's pretty cool," Sodeman said. But perhaps even better was the substantial boostthat he got towards that track championship. On Mid-Season Championship Night double points were awarded, so when second place driver Brandon Matus retired early, Sodeman got the edge in the 4 Your Car Connection standings. Indeed, Matus' misfortune, coupled with a third place run, moved A.J. Flick into second in the rankings. Race Results 7/17
  • Oswego Speedway ONT)Oswego Speedway Oswego, NY Saturday, July 16th, 2016 Summer Championship pres by. Crop Production Services BOX SCORE: Novelis Supermodifieds Novelis Supermodified Summer Championship (50-laps): 1. 12 - Pat Lavery, 2. 15 - Mike Muldoon, 3. 55 - Keith Shampine, 4. 7 - Otto Sitterly, 5. 68 - Michael Barnes, 6. 05 - Jeff Abold, 7. 50 - Dave Gruel, 8. 02 - Brandon Bellinger, 9. 47 - Bob Bond, 10. 52 - Dave Danzer, 11. 00 - Joe Gosek, 12. 99 - Dave Cliff, 13. 0 - Tim Snyder, 14. 83 - Lou LeVea Jr., 15. 11 - Aric Iosue, 16. 24 - Jerry Curran, 17. 56 - Hal LaTulip, 18. 01 - Dan Connors Jr., 19. 14 - Kreig Heroth 7/17
  • Ohsweken Speedway ONT)FRIDAY, JULY 15, 2016 OHSWEKEN, ONTARIO, CANADA SPONSOR NIGHT PRESENTED BY STRICKLAND'S GMC TOTAL ENTRIES - 139 KOOL KIDZ-CORR/PAK 360 SPRINT CARS (21 entries) A-FEATURE (20 laps - NT) Finish. # Name (Starting Position) 1. 47x Dylan Westbrook (2) 2. 67c Steve Collins (6) 3. 0 Glenn Styres (3) 4. 80 Chris Steele (12) 5. 97 Cory Turner (5) 6. 10 Mitch Brown (1) 7. 5d Dave Dykstra (7) 8. 17x Dain Naida (20) 9. 1-10 Jake Brown (8) 10. 6 Curtis Gartly (9) 11. 38 Tyler Hendricks (14) 12. 81 Derek Jonathan (4) 13. 14h Jim Huppunen (11) 14. 91 Ryan Turner (15) 15. 9 Steve Lyons (10) 16. 9nz Havard Daniels (19) 17. 2 Lee Winger (18) 18. 27z Stan Zanchin (16) 19. 0c Cole MacDonald (21) 20. DNF 67 Chris Durand (17) 21. DNF 11 Jamie Turner (13) A-Feature Lap Leaders - Dylan Westbrook (1-20) Hard Charger - Dain Naida (+12) 7/17
  • Lincoln Speedway PA)Chase Dietz outran the Dietrichs to pick up his first win of the year in his family-owned #2D in 25 laps of torrid 410 sprint car racing at Lincoln Speedway Saturday night. “I’m out of breath. Holy crap!” exclaimed Dietz after exiting the Haas Shocks/Godfrey Racing sprinter in victory lane, “We were okay. We weren’t the fastest, but the way the track was, we just had to be up there and wheel it.” Central PA 7/17

PRESS...

  • Selinsgrove Speedway PA)Saturday Night marked the eighth time Jeff and Cathy Kurtz of Jeff’s Auto Body & Recycling Center in Paxinos along with Selinsgrove Speedway hosted Driver & Fan and Appreciation Night. Central PA7/17
  • Davie Franek)Davie "No Panic" Franek was just about to Dover Delaware when news broke that the United Racing Clubs race at Delaware International Speedway had been cancelled due to high heat index and thunderstorms, so Franek and the Franek Auto Sales #28f team turned their rig around and headed to central PA and Selinsgrove Speedway. Franek who has been red hot at the 1/2 mile track was looking for that $2,500 winner share of the nightly purse. Franek lined up in the 6th in heat race #3, brought on the #28f in the 5th was scheduled to line up in the 10th position for the nightly feature. Before any of the cars could get out on the track Mother Nature moved in again and claimed the night for the 2nd time. Franek will now head to Georgetown Speedway on Friday night July 23rd. Franek's first visit to the Brett Deyo promoted facility, resulted in his 3rd win of the 2016 season. Franek will once again look to park the #28f in victory lane. 7/17
  • Mark Bitner)After news of the United Racing Clubs race at Delaware International Speedway being rained out, "Mr Twister" Mark Bitner headed west into central PA and to the Selinsgrove Speedway in search of the $2,500 top prize. Bitner and the Fall Proof, Bitner Automotive, K&N Filters #15 started in the 8th position in the 3rd and final heat race of the night. Bitner moved to the 6th position just being Davie Franek by the end of the heat race. Bitner was slated to start 15th in the feature event before mother nature moved in and claimed the night. Bitner will now have a few options next week. Bitner can bring the #15 south to Georgetown Speedway as the Untied Racing Clue will be racing on Friday night July 23rd, or he can take the Brian Nixon owned, Fall Proof, Bitner Automotive, K&N Filters #202 305 Sprint Car and head to the Bridgeport Speedway to race with the TSRS Sprint Series. Bitner continues to thank all of those who make these racing efforts possible. Special thanks go to Fall Proof, Bitner Automotive, K&N Filters, Stida Insurance, Keizer Wheels, Simpson, Manley Performance, Total Seal Rings, Powtech Powder Coating and Mach 1 Chassis. 7/17
  • Curt Michalski)With the United Racing Club race at Delaware International being rained out by 2pm, the JR Michalski Heating and Air Conditioning #73b headed to central PA to the Selinsgrove Speedway.Michalski who started on the pole in heat race #2, fell to the 7th position by the finish due to a very loose race car. Michalski and crew went to work after the heat race to prep the #73b machine for the feature event. Before the feature event could get on the race track mother nature moved in and washed out the night. Michalski will now have the week to prep for the United Racing Clubs second visit to the Brett Deyo promoted Georgetown Speedway on Friday night July 23rd. In Michalski's first visit to the track this in 2016, Michalski finished in the 11th position. Michalski will be looking to improve that finish this time around. 7/17
  • Robbie Stillwaggon)With the United Racing Club canceling due to extreme heat and thunderstorms at Delaware International Speedway, the Quality Auto Body #89 team headed to central PA to Selinsgrove Speedway in search of the $2,500 top payday. Press Releases7/17
  • Justin Whitall)With the United Racing Club raining out earlier in the day, Justin Whittall and the World Wide Bearings, Pioneer Auto Body ‪#‎67w‬ headed west to Selinsgrove Speedway in search of the $2,500 winners share of the nightly feature event. Press Releases7/17

 

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