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  • Baughman Caps Hockett/McMillin Memorial With Sixth-Place Finish Out of 60-Plus Entries

    Josh Baughman had one of the fastest cars throughout the Hockett/McMillin Memorial last weekend. Baughman kicked off the Lucas Oil ASCS National Tour tripleheader at Lucas Oil Speedway last Thursday by placing third in a heat race before he advanced from ninth to fifth place in a qualifier. That locked him into the 14th starting position for the 25-lap main event.

  • Trenca Garners Top Five at Rolling Wheels and Top 10 at Outlaw

    Joe Trenca is picking up steam as the season is beginning to wind down. The Mucci Motorsports driver earned his fifth top five of the season during a strong weekend that produced a pair of top-10 finishes during a Patriot Sprint Tour tripleheader.

  • Sides Charges During World of Outlaws Races at Hartford and Lernerville

    Jason Sides was a charger last week during a trio of World of Outlaws Craftsman Sprint Car Series events in three different states. The action began a week ago Wednesday at Hartford Speedway in Hartford, Mich., where Sides qualified 19th quickest before placing seventh in a heat race. That lined him up on the inside of the 10th row for the main event.

  • Bruce Jr. Posts Top Five During Hockett/McMillin Memorial Tripleheader

    Tony Bruce Jr. produced strong results throughout the Hockett/McMillin Memorial last weekend at Lucas Oil Speedway. Bruce Jr., who was driving for the Smith Family, opened the Lucas Oil ASCS National Tour tripleheader last Thursday by winning a heat race. He then placed third in a qualifier to lock into the 12th starting position for the main event.

  • A Note from Eldora Speedway GM Roger Slack

    Friends, On behalf of Tony and everyone here at Eldora, I want to thank you for attending the Four Crown Nationals on Saturday. As one of our most loyal guests here at Eldora, we want you to know that we, too, planned for Saturday's program - featuring a return to a true 'Four Crown' to go a lot smoother.

  • Ball Learns Throughout Debut at Lucas Oil Speedway

    Jamie Ball and the White Lightning Motorsports team traveled to Lucas Oil Speedway last weekend for the first time ever as the Lucas Oil ASCS National Tour showcased the Hockett/McMillin Memorial. "We tried to enter the weekend with an open mind and not too high of expectations with it being our first time at Lucas Oil Speedway," he said. "We knew there were going to be a lot of cars there and some tough competition."

  • Scelzi Improves Speed During Return to Ocean Speedway

    Giovanni Scelzi developed more speed throughout the night last Friday at Ocean Speedway. Scelzi, who was piloting his family owned entry, qualified ninth quickest to open the action at the quarter-mile oval.


    After a weekend off,the Sweeney Chevrolet Buick GMC RUSH Dirt Late Model Touring Series powered by Pace Performance will resume action this Saturday (October 1) at McKean County Raceway in a $1,500 to-win Platinum event part of the track's annual "Fall Classic". Racing begins early at 5 p.m. The RUSH Late Models will also compete on Friday night in a $700 to-win Sweeney Weekly Series event with racing at 7:30 p.m.

  • 12th Meents Memorial Goes Saturday

    The POWRi Lucas Oil National Midget Series and POWRi Speedway Motors 600cc Outlaw Micro Series will visit Belle-Clair Speedway for the final time this year Sept. 30-Oct. 1

  • Bringing dirt track racing back to life through a documentary made by Eagle Point family

    EAGLE POINT, Ore.-- An Eagle Point family is racing to success. Father Jesse Douglas and stepson Elias Miller just released their documentary on dirt track racing. Douglas said he has been on the dirt tracks since before he was born. His father and mother ...