NCWTS: Pierce Leads Eldora Heat Winners; Earns Second-Straight Dirt Derby Pole

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Bobby Pierce led the list of five heat race winners for Wednesday night’s Aspen Dental Dirt Derby at Eldora Speedway, earning the pole after leading nine of 10 laps and winning the first heat race at the half-mile dirt oval.

NXS: Race Preview — Fitzgerald Gilder Kits 300 at Bristol Motor Speedway

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BRISTOL, Tenn. — Race preview by Race Chaser Online Northeast Correspondent Kyle Magda — Brian Lawdermilk/Getty Images North America photo — The NASCAR XFINITY Series tackles the Bristol high-banks for Saturday’s Fitzgerald Gilder Kits 300 for the first of two trips to the .533-mile track in 2016. Something never done in XFINITY before takes place this weekend at BMS: Dash4Cash heat …

USAC Midgets: New Format Announced for Turkey Night Grand Prix; Heat Races Added to Card

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PERRIS, Calif. – official track release — Doug Allen photo — When the historic 75th running of the Turkey Night Grand Prix rolls into Perris Auto Speedway on Thanksgiving Night, fans will be treated to a format change that they had requested with more action on the night for the Honda USAC National and Western States Midgets. In addition to …

NCWTS: Field Nearly Set for MudSummer Classic at Eldora; Pierce, Nemechek, Schrader, Bell and Reddick Win Heats

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ROSSBURG, Ohio — Report by Race Chaser Online Associate Editor Kyle Magda — Sean Gardner/NASCAR via Getty Images photo — Bobby Pierce hadn’t turned a lap in a NASCAR Camping World Truck until Wednesday afternoon at Eldora Speedway. However, the Oakwood, Ill. driver caught on quickly. After snagging the fastest time in Keystone Pole Light Qualifying, Pierce started from the pole …

NCWTS: Previewing the Mudsummer Classic at Eldora

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ROSSBURG, Ohio — Story by Race Chaser Online Associate Editor Kyle Magda — Getty Images photo — The sight of  NASCAR Camping World Truck Series drivers slinging dirt at Eldora Speedway is back this week. Sprint Cup Series driver Tony Stewart’s half-mile dirt track plays host to the third-annual Mudsummer Classic Wednesday night for the only stop on dirt in …

WOO LMS: Lanigan, Zeigler Star In Fairbury Prairie Dirt Classic Heats

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FAIRBURY, Ill. — official release — Jim Denhamer photo — Two of the country’s hottest dirt late model drivers — one an accomplished veteran superstar, the other a young up-and-comer who burst onto the national scene in the last week — played starring roles in the heat-race action that opened the 25th annual Prairie Dirt Classic weekend Friday night at …