Stewart Reflects On WoO Success With Schatz

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Amid a light mist that hung in the air as the final championship pictures were being taken Saturday night at The Dirt Track at Charlotte, Tony Stewart looked around at his assembled crew, clapped driver Donny Schatz on the shoulder and grinned.

WOO LMS: Rocket Man Won’t Stop at Mission Accomplished

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For the first time ever, the World of Outlaws Craftsman® Late Model Series Championship is all but locked in before the final event of the season, the Bad Boy Off Road World of Outlaws World Finals, which starts this afternoon and runs through Saturday. With a 270-point lead, Josh Richards need only sign in at the event to earn his fourth championship, a mark no full-time driver has ever met in the series. But that won’t stop him from trying to score a win, as he faces yet another challenge before him this weekend: to break the single-season wins record.

AUDIO: Bonsignore Comes Up Just Short of Whelen Modified Tour Championship

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THOMPSON, Conn. — Justin Bonsignore did everything he had to do in Sunday’s NASCAR Whelen Modified Tour season finale at Thompson Speedway Motorsports Park. In fact, he was sitting in victory lane holding up the trophy when the Sunoco World Series 150 was finished. However, it wasn’t enough to capture the championship crown that he had hoped to grab going into …

NWMT: Coby Heads To Thompson Seeking Third Straight Championship

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STAFFORD SPRINGS, Conn. — Sunday afternoon at Thompson Speedway Motorsports Park, Doug Coby will be looking to collect his third consecutive NASCAR Whelen Modified Tour championship in the Sunoco World Series 150. If he can accomplish the goal, it will be his fourth career title, which would inch him a little bit closer to Mike Stefanik’s all-time record of seven …

ARCA: Series Announces Changes to Points System

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TOLEDO, Ohio — official series release — ARCA photo — The ARCA Racing Series presented by Menards has adjusted its championship points system heading into the 2016 season. The first change eliminates the 25 point bonus for pre-entering and competing. Those 25 points become part of the total race points a driver and owner now earn.  Teams who enter a …

Kyle’s Corner: Kyle Busch is a More Than Deserving Champion

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STATE COLLEGE, Pa. — Column by Race Chaser Online Associate Editor Kyle Magda — Sarah Crabill/Getty Images North America photo — A broken leg, the birth of a baby boy and a NASCAR Sprint Cup Series championship. That sums up Kyle Busch’s 2015 in a nutshell. There was something different about the 30-year-old driver during this year’s run up to …

ARCA: Bridesmaids No More; Enfinger and GMS Racing Take 2015 Titles

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KANSAS CITY, Kan. — official series release — ARCA photo — Early this season, Grant Enfinger said he and his GMS Racing No. 23 team worked some crazy hours at the team’s North Carolina race shop. All of that hard work paid off in a big way Friday as Enfinger finished third in the Full Throttle S’loonshine 98.9 at Kansas …

INDYCAR: Stunner in Sonoma; Dixon Wins GoPro Grand Prix and Claims Fourth Title on Tiebreaker With Montoya

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SONOMA, Calif. — Recap by Race Chaser Online Managing Editor Jacob Seelman — John Cote/IndyCar photo — On a day when Scott Dixon needed absolutely everything to go right in his quest to claim the 2015 Verizon IndyCar Series championship, quite simply — it did. Dixon combined a stellar drive with perfectly-called pit strategy by his engineer Mike Hull to seize …