AUDIO/RECAP: Schatz storms to 23rd season win at Charlotte; Lanigan, Hearn also score big on World Finals opening night

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November 9, 2013 — By Jacob Seelman for Speed77 Radio and Race Chaser Online — Concord, N.C. — Donny Schatz refuses to let the 2013 World of Outlaws title fight die. Like a dog with a bone, Schatz has exhibited the never-give-up attitude his Tony Stewart Racing team is known for, and he took that passion and drive all the …

World of Outlaws: All Dirt Roads Lead To Charlotte For World Finals

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Story by Steven Ovens – Photo Credit to Joe Secka/JMS Pro Photo – November 7, 2013 – The STP World of Outlaws Sprint Cars series, World of Outlaws Late Models and Super DIRTcar Modified series all take center stage at the Dirt Track at Charlotte Motor Speedway this weekend to put a cap on the 2013 season.  It will only …

Charlotte World Finals: Over 40,000 Fans Expected For World of Outlaws Season Finales

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CONCORD, N.C. (Oct. 28, 2013) – More than 40,000 fans from three continents are expected through the gates and in the pits when the World of Outlaws World Finals returns to The Dirt Track at Charlotte Motor Speedway Nov. 7-9. The most highly anticipated dirt racing event of the year will crown champions in the World of Outlaws STP Sprint …

ASCS Carolina Sprint Car Series Formed; First Race Set For Spring of 2014

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October 15, 2013 – A new regional 305 Sprint Car Series has been formed under the ASCS Sanctioning banner in the heart of NASCAR country.   This affordable and exciting series will be focused on dirt tracks in North and South Carolina but races in Virginia and Georgia are possible in 2014. Carolina racer Shawn Mott has been laying the …

AUDIO: For Riggins, there’s no place like home when it comes to being behind the wheel

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October 17, 2013 – By Jacob Seelman for Speed77 Radio and Race Chaser Online – Charlotte, N.C. – He’s nicknamed the ‘Carolina Kid’. It says so on his car and on his uniform. And in 2013, Eric Riggins, Jr. has proven exactly why that brand holds true. The 18-year-old rising sprint car talent has come into his own in the …

USCS: Hagar moves to double digit status with victory at Poplar Bluff

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October 15, 2013 – By Jacob Seelman for Speed77 Radio and Race Chaser Online – Poplar Bluff, MO – Derek Hagar knows how to make the clutch plays when they count. And for the 22-year-old out of Marion, Arkansas, he made a pivotal play in his quest for the 2013 United Sprint Car Series championship count during the outlaw sprint …

AUDIO/RECAP: Goss charges to USCS 600 victory in inaugural Cherokee event

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October 5, 2013 – By Jacob Seelman for Speed77 Radio and Race Chaser Online – Gaffney, S.C. – For Rick Goss, his home-field advantage didn’t quite pay off the night before, but he certainly gave the Carolina crowd a show on Saturday night at Cherokee Speedway. The Charlotte, N.C. native streaked past Friday night’s USCS Rockauto.com 600 Sprint Car Series …

AUDIO/RECAP: Riggins sweeps North-South Shootout; Grasso claims URC title at Cherokee

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October 5, 2013 – By Jacob Seelman for Speed77 Radio and Race Chaser Online – Gaffney, S.C. – He came. He saw. He swept. And Eric Riggins Jr. proudly held the broom in Rockauto.com Victory Lane, symbolic of just how strong he was over the course of the USCS/URC North-South Shootout weekend. After hitting on the fast line around the …

AUDIO/RECAP: Lineman scores USCS 600 triumph at Carolina

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October 4, 2013 – By Jacob Seelman for Speed77 Radio and Race Chaser Online – Gastonia, N.C. – For Justin Lineman, the second verse may have taken two years, but it was every bit as sweet as the first. The talented part-time USCS Rockauto.com 600 Sprint Car Series competitor out of Linwood, N.C., stormed past 17-year-old K&N polesitter Trevor Baker …

AUDIO/RECAP: Riggins scores USCS/URC North/South Shootout win at Carolina

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October 4, 2013 – By Jacob Seelman for Speed77 Radio and Race Chaser Online – Gastonia, N.C. – They don’t call him the Carolina Kid for nothing. And Eric Riggins Jr. certainly lived up to his nickname Friday night at Carolina Speedway as the United Racing Company RISLONE Sprint Series invaded the Southeast from north of the Mason-Dixon Line to …

USCS: Gray breaks drought; returns to Victory Lane at Senoia

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September 23, 2013 – By Jacob Seelman for Speed 77 Radio and Race Chaser Online – Senoia, GA – No, Terry Gray has not forgotten how to drive a sprint car, and if you ask him, he’ll tell you straight-up the breaks just haven’t fallen his way in 2013. After Saturday night, however, you can now count one break in …