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Josh Richards at Roaring Knob Motorsports Complex

Appalachian Mt. Speedweek: Richards Claims Second Straight on Night #3 at Roaring Knob

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MARKLEYSBURG, Pa. - June 6. Josh Richards of Shinnston, W.V. captured the 40-lap, $5000 to win Late Model feature Monday at Roaring Knob Motorsports Complex.  Richards' win was his second straight of the week long Appalachian Mountain Speedweek. Roaring Knob was... Full Story

(PHOTO) Josh Richards drove the Ernie Davis #25 to back-to-back wins on Sunday and Monday at Winchester (Va.) Speedway and Roaring Knob Motorsports Complex in Markleysburg, Pa. (Gary Shrey)


 

 


 

Jimmy Mars at Hagerstown Speedway

Appalachian Mountain Speedweek: Mars' Last Lap Winning Pass Highlights AMS Hagerstown Opener

Bob Vores 

HAGERSTOWN, Md. - June 4. After 48 entries checked in for the 3rd Annual Appalachian Mountain Dirt Late Model Speedweek opener at Hagerstown Speedway, Jimmy Mars’ first visit in several years netted him the $5,000 opening nights 40-lap victory. It was the first ever... Full Story 

(PHOTO) Jimmy Mars captured the Appalachian Mountain Speedweek opener with a last lap pass on Austin Hubbard and Steve Shaver at Hagerstown Speedway. (Gary Shrey)


  


 
Jared Landers at Tazwell Speedway Lucas Oil Series 
Lucas Oil Series: Landers Lands Second Lucas Win in Flag-to-Flag Run at Tazewell 
 
James Essex 
 
TAZEWELL, Tenn. – June 3. Jared Landers of Batesville, Ark. led all the way in winning the Lucas Oil Late Model Dirt Series sanctioned "Toyota of Knoxville 75" Friday at Tazewell Speedway. Landers earned $10,00 for his second career Late Model victory in a hotly contested race.... Full Story 
 
(PHOTO) Batesville, Ark. racer Jared Landers at Tazewell Speedway before racing to his second career Lucas Oil Late Model Series win. Landers held off Jonathan Davenport after a flag to flag lead. (Thomas Hendrickson)
 
 
 
 
 

 
Jason Rauen sails toward his Cornbelt Clash win Sunday at Fountain City, Wisconsin's Mississippi Thunder Speedway. (Mike Ruefer)
 
Don ONeal at Florence Speedway Ralph Lathem Memorial 
 
Lucas Oil Series: O'Neal Keeps Owens in Check for Latham Memorial Win at Florence 
 
James Essex  

UNION, Ky. – June 4. Don O’Neal of Martinsville, Ind. outran Jimmy Owens of Newport, Tenn. to win the 25th annual "Ralph Latham Memorial" Saturday at Florence Speedway. O’Neal earned his first Lucas Oil Late Model Series win of the season with the $10,000 victory. Scott James finished... Full Story

(PHOTO) Indiana's Don O'Neal navigates Florence Speedway prior to his winning run in the "Ralph Lathem Memorial". (George Missita)


  


Lucas Oil Series: Landers Lands Second Lucas Win in Flag-to-Flag Run

James Essex
 
TAZEWELL, Tenn.  – June 3. Jared Landers of Batesville, Ark. led all the way in winning the Lucas Oil Late Model Dirt Series sanctioned "Toyota of Knoxville 75" Friday at Tazewell Speedway. Landers earned $10,00 for his second career super late model victory in a hotly contested race... Full Story
 

 

Nilly Moyer VL1 Highland Speedway NALMS

NALMS: Moyer Dominates Highland Leg of "Tri-Track Challenge"

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HIGHLAND, Ill. - June 2. The first stop on the Northern All Stars Late Model Series (NALMS) "Tri-Track Challenge" is in the books, and Batesville Ark.’s Billy Moyer led flag to flag for the $5000 check Thursday night at Highland Speedway.... Full Story

(PHOTO) Billy Moyer returned to Victory Lane for the eighth time this season after Thursday's NALMS event at Highland Speedway.  Moyer outran Jason Feger and Shannon Babb.  (Chris Bork)


  


 
Lucas Oil Series: "Show-Me" Winner Owens Shows `em Again at Cleveland
 
James Essex
 
CLEVELAND, Tenn. –  June 2. Jimmy Owens of Newport, Tenn. made his second consecutive win in Lucas Oil Late Model Series competition as he captured the 50-lap $10,000 to win "Race for a Cure for Juvenile Diabetes" on Thursday at Cleveland Speedway. Owens took the lead from Ray... Full Story
 
(PHOTO) Jimmy Owens added his sixth win of the season to his impressive 2011 record Thursday at Cleveland (Tenn.) Speedway.  It was his second straight on the Lucas Oil Series. (Mike Ruefer)
 
 
 
 
 

  

Iowa's Chad Simpson gets the thumbs up after Thursday's Cornbelt Clash win at Fayette County Speedway. With all due respect to Homer and Marge, the "Simpson Sweep" continues after the first three Clash wins of the young season, with Chad and brother Chris winning all three to date.  . (Mike Ruefer) (RESULTS) 


Cornbelt Clash: Chris Simpson Betters Bro at Cedar County 
 
Eric Huenefeld and Larry Bontz 
 
TIPTON, Ia. - June 1. Wednesday's Dart Corn Belt Clash race at the Cedar County Raceway seemed like a flashback to a year ago for most of it's 35 laps. Chris Simpson overtook brother Chad Simpson with a late pass and raced to his first win of the season in the 35-lap main... Full Story  
 
(PHOTO) Chris Simpson reeled in his first Cornbelt Clash win of the season Tuesday night at Cedar County Raceway after a blown engine snatched one out of his hands over Memorial weekend in the co-sanctioned "Alphabet Soup" event. (Mike Ruefer)
 
 
 
 
 

 

NCRA: Brady Smith Dominant at Junction Motor Speedway Run

David Smith, Jr.

MCCOOL, Neb. – May 28.  Brady Smith of Solon Springs, Wis. started on the pole and was never seriously challenged in claiming his first career National Championship Racing Association (NCRA) Late Model feature Saturday at Junction Motor Speedway.... Full Story




Shane Clanton - Chris Wall - Magnolia Motor Speedway Southern All Stars

Shane Clanton keeps Chris Wall at bay en route to last Saturday's Southern All Stars victory at Magnolia Motor Speedway. (Scott Oglesby)  (RESULTS)


 

NDRA: Parker Flag to Flag at Charlotte

 

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CONCORD, N.C. - May, 28. Ron Parker continued his onslaught against fellow National Dirt Racing Association (NDRA) competitors as went wire to wire to collect the first 'Road Show presented by Heintz Performance' checkered flag of the 2011 racing season at 'The Dirt... Full Story

 


 

 
Cha Simpson and Kyle Berck at I-80 Speedway 

 

MLRA/NCRA/Cornbelt Clash: With Brother's Misfortune, Simpson Best of 54 in I-80 Alphabet Soup Event

 

Ashley Berry and David Smith, Jr.

 

BUCKNER, Mo. - May 30. Chad Simpson took his Brinkman Motorsports MasterSbilt to Victory Lane on Sunday as the 10th annual co-sanctioned "Alphabet Soup" race at I-80 Speedway drew a stacked field of 54 Late Model teams under the MLRA, NCRA, and Cornbelt Clash ... Full Story

 

(PHOTOS) Kyle Berck (14) moves under Chad Simpson (25) with two laps left in the "alphabet soup" event at I-80 Speedway, but Simpson was up to the task after inheriting the lead from brother Chris with just three to go in the event that featured the MLRA, the NCRA, and the Cornbelt Clash tours.  (Jeff Bylsma)

 

 

 

 

 


 

Fastrak: Smith and Umberger Score Twins at Wythe

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RURAL RETREAT, Va. - May 29. With inclement weather winning out on Friday at 311 Motor Speedway, Fastrak series officials traveled north into southern Virginia, and after consulting with Wythe Raceway officials, redesigned their Triple Crown format by scheduling twin... Full Story  

NDRA: Peeples Wins "Triple Crown" Final at Princeton

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PRINCETON, W.V. - May 30. After a long and stressful but exciting night at Wythe Raceway the previous evening, the Fastrak teams moved to West Virginia’s Princeton Speedway for Sunday’s finale of the 2011 Triple Crown, and Keeny Peeples was the best of the 39 race teams... Full Story


 

Russell King at Lernerville Speedway Fastrak  

Fastrak: King Likes His Fastrak Debut With Lernerville Win

Mike Leone

SARVER, Pa. - May 30. The Fastrak Northeast Late Model Touring Series concluded the two-event Bill Emig Memorial “Wild Card Weekend” on Monday night at Lernerville Speedway, and Russell King quickly made a statement over the weekend in his FASTRAK Late... Full Story

(PHOTO) Some wild Crate Late Model Memorial Weekend racing action on Monday with eventual Lernerville Speedway Fastrak Northeast winner Russell King riding the top side. (Cory Stivason)

 

 


UFO: Miller, Delano Conquer Hesston's "Motor Mountain"

Series media  

HESSTON, Pa. - May 29. On a hot sunny day at the Dave Eriksen owned  Hesston Speedway, 45 UFo Super Late Model teams were on hand for the tour’s first ever appearance at the facility dubbed ‘Motor Mountain’. Two, $2,000 to win UFo 25-lap main events were on tap... Full Story

 


 

Anthony White at Wartburg Speedway 

Volunteer Racing Series: All White in Series Wartburg Debut

Michael Moats

WARTBURG, Tenn. - May 28. The STARS Volunteer Racing Series made its first trip to Wartburg Speedway for a 40-lap, $3,000 to win race, and while of the drivers were hometown racers, it was no surprise that one local favorite, Anthony White, came away with the win.... Full Story 
 

 

(PHOTO) Even with a short field of Volunteer Racing Series Late Models at Wartburg (Tenn.) Speedway, the racing was solid as Anthony White picked up his first win of the season. (Thomas Hendrickson)



 

 


 
 
IMCA Deery Brothers: Eckrich Repeats Domination With Boone Win 

Bill Martin

BOONE, Iowa - May 30. Andy Eckrich has started to make a hobby of dominating Deery Brothers Summer Series features.

Eckrich led all 40 laps in winning the Memorial Day event at Boone Speedway. The $2,000 victory was his second straight in... Full Story

(PHOTO) After being overtaken and settling for second to #21 Brian Harris Friday at West Liberty (Ia.) Raceway, #56 Andy Eckrich roared back on Monday for a dominant Deery Brothers win at Boone Speedway. (Dan Busch)
 
 
 
 
 

 

Steve Lane at Peoria Speedway UMP

UMP: Lance Doubles Up in Peoria "Spring Fling"

Jeff Adams

PEORIA, Ill. - May 30. Steve Lance, Jr. had twice the fun at Peoria Speedway Monday, charging to victories in both the Crate and UMP Super Late Model divisions. Lance pocketed $3,000 for the two wins in the Chuck Barnes-promoted “Spring Fling”, which had been rained... Full Story

 

(PHOTOS) Steve Lance, Jr. swept both the Super Late Model and Crate Late Model portions of Monday's "Spring Fling" at Peoria Speedway. (Darrel Unzel)

 

 


ALMS: Miller Tunes Up for Dream With "Johnny Appleseed" Win

Matt Miller celebrates his first big triumph of the season after Sunday's ALMS sanctioned "Johnny Appleseed Classic" at Eldora Speedway. (Jim Denhamer) 
Larry Boos

ROSSBURG, Oh.  – May 29. Matt Miller’s Sunoco American Late Model Series (ALMS) victory on Sunday at Eldora Speedway provided the Whitehouse, Ohio native with valuable track time and the fueling to propel him into the upcoming "Dirt Late Model Dream".

A stellar field of entrants fought for position into the 22-car ALMS starting line-up, with Miller’s re-draw putting him in the pole position. With the dropping of the green flag, Miller set sail and never looked back, while Steve Casebolt and Kent Robinson tried to keep him in sight. For Robinson, it was a bitter-sweet night, as an accident in last year’s event resulted in injuries that curtailed... Full Story
  

 

Jimmy Owens - Show Me 100 winner hp

Lucas Oil Series: Owens Claims "Show-Me" in a Close One 
James Essex 
 
WHEATLAND, Mo. – May 28. Jimmy Owens of Newport, Tenn. held off Scott Bloomquist at the finish line to win the 19th annual DART "Show-Me 100" Presented by Lucas Oil Products on Saturday at Lucas Oil Speedway. Owens took home $30,000 for the victory after...Full Story 
 
(PHOTOS) Tennessee's Jimmy Owens claimed the biggest prize on the season to date with his big win in Saturday's annual "Show-Me 100" at Lucas Oil Speedway. (Lloyd Collins)
 
 
 
   

 Total Seal Late Models: Madrid Sweeps Canyon Twins 

Kevin Montgomery

 

PEORIA, Ariz. - May 28-29. Anthony Madrid double dipped over the weekend picking up two consecutive Total Seal Late Model Series victories as he wrapped up an exciting weekend of racing action by winning Sunday night's 25-lap main event atop Canyon Speedway's 3/8... Full Story

 


Southern All Stars: Byars Takes Whynot Victory

MERIDIAN, Miss. - May 28. Klint Byars of Calhoun City, Miss., dominated the 50-lap Southern All Star feature race Saturday at Whynot Motorsports Park.

The only Challenger of the night was another Mississippi driver David Breazeale. The Four Corners, Miss. ace pulled beside Byars... Full Story


MDRL: Moon Shines at Lake Cumberland Memorial Weekend Stop

Series media

BURNSIDE, Ky. — May 27. The STARS Midwest Dirt Racing League rolled into the Lake Cumberland Speedway on Friday Night for a make-up event from May 21st, and Rohn Moon of Greenwood, Ind. took home the $3,000 victory, his first-ever STARS MDRL event win.... Full Story


 

Jason Feger races toward a $10,000 win in Sunday's "Bud 50" at Tri-City Speedway. It was his first win of the season out of 22 special events run so far. (Drew England)  (RESULTS)

 


NASRA: “The Scottsburg Express” Jewell Nabs "Spring Sizzler" at Bluegrass Speedway

Michael Despain

Bardstown, Ky. - May 28. Bluegrass Speedway hosted the National All Star Racing Association (NASRA) on Saturday for the 14th annual "Spring Sizzler", and Mike Jewell of Scottsburg, Ind. took the $3,000 payday in the event for his first "Sizzler" victory.  It was a caution-plagued... Full Story


Brad Looney and Tony Jackson Jr at Monett Speedway MARS

MARS: Looney Picks Up Roper Memorial, Series Points Lead

Brian Garrison

MONETT, Mo. - May 29. Brad Looney of Republic, Mo. picked up his first victory of the year with the MARS DIRTcar Series at Monett Speedway’s 11th annual "Tony Roper Memorial" Sunday at Monett Speedway. Looney withstood challenges from 2010 Monett Speedway... Full Story 

(PHOTOS) Republic, Missouri's Brad Looney and Tony Jackson, Jr. at Monett Speedway before Looney raced to his first MARS win of the season, and third win overall. (Ron Mitchell)

 

  


 
Three-State Flyers: Covert Enjoys "Bonebrake Tribute" Win

Bob Vores

HAGERSTOWN, Md. - May 28. Jason Covert became Hagerstown Speedway’s fifth different winner in as many events Saturday when he scored a triumph in the Three State Flyers Late Model Series 16th annual Richard “Boney” Bonebrake Tribute. The event was also the... Full Story

Three State Flyers: Myers From Ninth For Winchester Victory

Bob Vores

WINCHESTER, Va. - May 27. D.J. Myers has definitely proved he is the man to beat at Winchester Speedway. Myers, driving The Gunters Honey owned machine, captured the 35 lap Winchester/ Hagerstown Three State Flyers show Friday at Winchester Speedway from his ninth... Full Story


Trevor Glaser at Santa Maria Speedway

West Coast Shootout: Oregon Long Hauler Glaser Takes Santa Maria "Nationals" 

SANTA MARIA, Calif. – May 29. With his chosen series event cancelled for the weekend, Northwest I-5 Late Model Series regular Trevor Glaser made a two-day trip from his Oregon base and brought back a prestigious trophy and a $5,000 pay check after "the Nationals" Memorial... Full Story 

(PHOTOS) Oregon veteran Trevor Glaser drove two days on the highway to shoot for 30 laps around Santa Maria (Cal.) Speedway and came home with $5,000 after the West Coast Shootout sanctioned "Nationals".  (K.C. Rooney)


 



Ray Cook at Duck River Speedway Tennessee Super Series 

Tennessee Super Series: Cook nets $4000 TSS Victory at Duck River Speedway

 

Joshua Plant

 

WHEEL, Tenn. - May 29.  Ray Cook of Brasstown, N.C., fresh off  a ninth place finish at the "Show-Me 100" in Wheatland. Mo., crashed the party at the Tennessee Super Series $4000 To-Win at Duck River Speedway Sunday.

 

Cook led the field to the green for the 40 lap event and... Full Story 

 

(PHOTOS) Coming off of a ninth place finish in the "Show-Me 100" in Missouri Saturday night, Ray Cook stopped in at Duck River Speedway on his way home to North Carolina and picked up a cool $4,000 for his night's work. Brad Neat (#25) ran second until cutting down a tire.  (Connie Putnam)

 

 

 

 

 


 

 
Anthony Burroughs raced to his second win of the year as the SRRS tour hit Green Valley Speedway on Memorial weekend. (Connie Putnam) (RESULTS) 
 

 
Rusty Schlenk - Justin Robinson - ALMS at Mt. Pleasant Speedway 

ALMS: Schlenk Holds Off Jeep For Mt. Pleasant Win

Jeremy Dickman, track p.r.

MT. PLEASANT, Mich. — May 28. Rusty Schlenk grabbed an early lead and never looked back en route to the win in Friday's third annual "Woof Classic" for the ALMS tour's first visit of the season. The race is run in memory of Mt. Pleasant Speedway Promotional Director Bill Long’s father... Full Story 

(PHOTO) Defending ALMS champion Rusty Schlenk slips by Justin Robinson early and proceeds to his first win of the season in ALMS action at Mt. Pleasant (Mich.) Speedway. (Jim Denhamer)

 

 


Brandon Sheppard at Lincoln Speedway NALMS 

NALMS: Sheppard Sails to First Series Win

Mike Ruefer

LINCOLN, Ill. - May 27. Dodging the rain that has plagued most of the racing season so far this year, The NALMS had a fast and furious race at Lincoln Speedway on Friday night as second generation driver Brandon Sheppard led all the way to the $2,000 win... Full Story 

(PHOTO) Brandon Sheppard races toward Friday's Northern All Stars Late Model series win at Lincoln (Ill.) Speedway. (Mike Ruefer)

 

 


 Ronnie Johnson at Boyd's Speedway 05-27 

With runner up Skip Arp in pursuit, Ronnie Johnson races toward yet another win at Boyd's Speedway, and another on the SRRS tour.(Connie Putnam)  (RESULTS)

 
 

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Steve Baker held off pressure from young Mike Norris to lead all 25 laps and grab his first win of the season over Memorial weekend at Pennsylvania's Pa. Motor Speedway . (Todd Battin)

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Brian Harris passed Andy Eckrich for the lead on lap 16 and led the remaining nine laps for his second IMCA late model win of the season at West Liberty Raceway Friday. (Dan Busch)

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