SOUTHEAST: Smoky Mountain Speedway Unveils 2016 Slate; National Tours, Big Events Highlight Schedule

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MARYVILLE, Tenn. — official track release by Chris Tilley — Officials with the Smoky Mountain Speedway released the track’s 2016 racing schedule, which will feature 10 race dates from March through September, on Saturday. “We are really looking forward to the upcoming season, and it will be here before you know it,” said Promoter Casey Moses. An open practice for all …

AUDIO/RECAP: Smoky Mountain Star; Marshall Skinner Breaks Two-Year USCS Drought With 26th Career Win

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MARYVILLE, Tenn. – Audio and recap by Managing Editor Jacob Seelman for Speed77 Radio, Race Chaser Online and USCS Racing – Chris Seelman photo – Marshall Skinner received a king’s welcome back to United Sprint Car Series filtercharged by K&N victory lane on Thursday night at Smoky Mountain Speedway. Skinner, the 1999 USCS champion, started from the K&N Filters pole …

USCS: Southern Speedweek Kicks Action-Packed Summer Stretch for 360 Sprint Cars Into High Gear

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ATLANTA, Ga. — official series release by Race Chaser Online Managing Editor Jacob Seelman — Hagan Photography photo — There’s a first time for everything. This weekend, the United Sprint Car Series filtercharged by K&N will take that mantra on the road, as the traveling 360ci winged sprint car series begins its inaugural “Southern Speedweek.” The stretch of five events …

WOO LMS: Bloomquist Cruises to Convincing Victory in Mountain Outlaw 50 at Smoky Mountain

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MARYVILLE, Tenn. — official series release — Inside Dirt Racing photo — Scott Bloomquist made winning Saturday night’s Mountain Outlaw 50 Presented by NAPA look easy, but there was so much more that went into his dominating performance than the 50 flawless laps he ran around Smoky Mountain Speedway. After struggling to get his self-designed Sweet-Bloomquist car to perform to his liking …

AUDIO/FEATURE: Abriged 2014 Season Has Lukas Smith Fired Up, Aiming High For 2015

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LEBANON, Ind. — Audio and story by Managing Editor Jacob Seelman for Speed77 Radio and Race Chaser Online — Chris Seelman photo — When a driver has a down year, often times it’s used as motivation and as a catalyst to inspire future successes. For high school junior Lukas Smith, he’s hoping 2014 is that catalyst, after a year that …

USLMS: Weaver Banks 5K With Firecracker 5000 Score at Smoky Mountain

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MARYVILLE, Tenn. — official release — Smoky Mountain Speedway hosted the Ultimate Super Late Model Series for the annual Firecracker 5000 presented by Tennessee R.V. Sales & Service Super Center and Randy Weaver of Crossville, Tenn. claimed the $5,000 payday Friday for his first-career Ultimate Series victory. Other event winners would be Jason Welshan of Maryville, Tenn. in the Crate Late …

WOO LMS: Rain Forces Smoky Mountain Cancellation

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MARYVILLE, Tenn. – official release by Chris Tilley – Continuing rain in East Tennessee combined with cool temperatures forced World of Outlaws Late Model Series and Smoky Mountain Speedway officials to cancel the Second Annual “Mountain Outlaw 50″ event scheduled for Saturday night. No immediate decision has been made on a rain date. “It’s unfortunate for the fans who wanted …

WOO LMS: Ogle, Smoky Mountain Ready for World of Outlaws Invasion on May 17

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MARYVILLE, TN — official release by Chris Tilley — World of Outlaws photo — Billy Ogle Jr. of Knoxville, Tenn. is one of the top competitors in the East-Tennessee area and feels he will be a threat to win as the World of Outlaws Late Model Series makes their annual visit to Smoky Mountain Speedway. The track, located in Maryville, …

USCS: Sharp Shark; Nicholson Romps to Smoky Mountain Victory

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May 4, 2014 — story and audio by Managing Editor Jacob Seelman for Speed77 Radio, Race Chaser Online and USCS Racing — Chris Seelman photo — MARYVILLE, TN — Jaws doesn’t have anything on Anthony Nicholson. The Bartlett, Tennessee native and 2008 United Sprint Car Series Outlaw Thunder Tour filtercharged by K&N Rookie of the Year, also nicknamed “The Shark”, …

USCS: Medical Update on Drivers Ray Bugg and Morgan Turpen

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May 3, 2014 — report by USCS Announcer Jacob Seelman for Speed77 Radio, Race Chaser Online and USCS Racing — Chris Seelman photo — MARYVILLE, TN — After last night’s opening lap crash during the United Sprint Car Series (USCS) Outlaw Thunder Tour filtercharged by K&N main event at 411 Motor Speedway, the USCS has a medical update on two …