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  • Virginia Motor Speedway Returns to Racing Saturday June 2 to Host S.T.A.R. Kids Night at the Races

    Virginia Motor Speedway will return to racing on Saturday June 2nd and host S.T.A.R Kids Night at the Races. The night will feature all four of the speedway's Aaron's Dirt Series Championship weekly divisions in action. See the Victory Lap Pro Late Models, Truckin Thunder Sportsman, Budweiser Modified and Collision One Limited Stock Cars in some exciting side by side racing!


    For a racer, there's not much better hardware you can add to your trophy collection than a "Tony Hulman Classic" rifle. Wednesday night at the Terre Haute Action Track, the Tyler Courtney became a first-time gun owner following a flawless late-race restart in which he slid past leader Chase Stockon to lead the final nine laps and collect his third win of the USAC AMSOIL National Sprint Car season in his Clauson Marshall Newman Racing/Priority Aviation - Competition Suspension, Inc./Spike/Rider Chevy.

  • FAST points tighten heading into Fremont's Open Wheel Shoot Out

    The battle for the 2018 titles for the All Pro Aluminum Cylinder Heads FAST 410 Championship Series presented by Ohio Logistics and the JLH General Contractor FAST 305 Championship Series presented by Engine Pro head into a key event at the Fremont Speedway Saturday, May 26. Both FAST series will be part of the second Open Wheel Shootout program on American Powersports Night at "The Track That Action Built."


    The Hoosier Tire Midwest Sprint Car Series will be appearing at Tri-State Speedway on Sunday May 27th in the last of three appearances at Indiana tracks over the holiday weekend. The series is first scheduled to return to Bloomington Speedway on Friday and then race Saturday at Lincoln Park Speedway before competing at Haubstadt. It is back to back to back action for teams and fans willing to travel the Hoosier highways.


    USAC Triple Crown champ Dave Darland has picked up a ride to compete in this Thursday's 63rd running of the "Hoosier Hundred" at the Indiana State Fairgrounds. At first, it appeared as if the 1997 USAC Silver Crown champion from Lincoln, Indiana may not have a ride for this year's race. A possible deal to jump in a second car for another established team did not materialize. However, longtime Darland competitor Bill Rose came to the rescue, providing a second car to the popular racer.

  • Arctic Cat All Star Circuit of Champions presented by Mobil 1 will highlight Memorial Day weekend with Ohio tripleheader

    The Arctic Cat All Star Circuit of Champions presented by Mobil 1 will end the month of May with an action-packed tripleheader in the Buckeye State, set to invade Attica Raceway Park, Wayne County Speedway, and Waynesfield Raceway Park on Friday through Sunday, May 25-27, respectively. With wet weather interfering with recent action in Wisconsin, Tony Stewart's All Stars look forward to wrapping up the month of May with a trio of $5,000-to-win main events, a perfect transition into their June schedule that includes 16 programs across five states.

  • Ohsweken Set To Wrap Up May With McDonald's Of Brantford And Paris Night This Friday

    Ohsweken Speedway is set to resume Friday Night Excitement action and wrap up the month of May with McDonald's of Brantford and Paris night on Friday, May 25. Track officials have been hard at work this week as they continue to prepare the racing surface for the upcoming week's action featuring the Kool Kidz-Corr/Pak 360 Sprint Cars, Strickland's GMC Crate Sprint Cars, Middleport Mechanical Thunder Stocks and HRW Automotive Mini Stocks.

  • Salute the Troops 75 at LaSalle Speedway Canceled

    LaSalle Speedway Promoter, Tony Izzo Jr. informed Lucas Oil Late Model Dirt Series officials on Wednesday that the Salute the Troops 75, slated for June 1-2, will unfortunately have to be canceled. "We just need some time to go back to work and re-group," explained Izzo. "We are always working hard to make LaSalle Speedway a success for everyone. I look forward to working with the Lucas Oil Late Model Dirt Series in the future."

  • Pokorski Motorsports makes most of abbreviated night at Plymouth

    After a one-week hiatus due to the second weather-related cancellation in the first three weeks of the 2018 Plymouth Dirt Track Racing-Midwest Sprint Car Association 360 Sprint Car season, Paul Pokorski and his Pokorski Motorsports team headed back to the Sheboygan County Fairgrounds in Plymouth, Wis. to participate in a big all-Sprint Car spectacular, including a co-sanctioned All Star Circuit of Champions and Interstate Racing Association 410 Sprint Car event.

  • Team Turner Racing Kickstarts 2018 Season at Ohsweken Opener

    Following a long off-season and several practice sessions, Team Turner Racing finally got into race mode at Ohsweken Speedway's season opener last Friday night. Cory Turner led the way for TTR with a second-place finish in the KT Tobacco No.97. "For the Feature, we pulled a six for starting position in the redraw," said Cory, who earned a fourth-place finish in the heat to qualify for the redraw. "We got up to third and then made a mistake and spun out, but ended up getting back up to second. I was pretty happy with the car. I have some things, if the track is similar this week, I'd like to change. On the podium opening night, you have to be happy with that."