LOORRS: 2015 Schedule Released; First-Ever Event Outside the U.S. Highlights Calendar

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CORONA, Calif. – official series release — LOORRS photo — The first ever race outside the U.S. and four events in Southern California, where the sport was born, highlight the 2015 schedule for the Lucas Oil Off Road Racing Series presented by GEICO. It is the most ambitious schedule in series history, with nine weekends at seven different venues and …

SPRINT CARS: Kahne Files Entry to Race at Cocopah Winter Heat Showdown

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SOMERTON, Ariz. – official release — Chris Graythen/Getty Images North America photo — NASCAR Sprint Cup Series driver Kasey Kahne is giving sprint car fans a rare gift soon after the holidays. Kahne has confirmed that he will compete throughout the inaugural Winter Heat Sprint Car Showdown at Cocopah Speedway on Jan. 2-3, Jan. 6 and Jan. 9-10. Kahne will pilot …

WEST: Doss Dominates for Open Comp 150 Win at the Las Vegas Bullring

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LAS VEGAS — official release — Jeff Speer photo — Jeremy Doss atoned for a mistake during qualifying by running away with Saturday night’s Open Comp 150 during the second night of the annual Fall Classic at The Bullring at Las Vegas Motor Speedway. Although Doss had one of the fastest NASCAR Super Late Models all weekend, he qualified a …

Tom Time Blog: NASCAR Chase Makes Winning Each Race Count

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CHARLOTTE, N.C. – Blog by RaceChaser Senior Editor Tom Baker – Photo By Streeter Lecka/ NASCAR via Getty Images – Round one of this year’s Chase for the Sprint Cup is over.  We had three winners, twelve driver qualified for round two and four are no longer in championship contention.  I’ve heard and seen a wide variety of opinions about …

IMCA: Third at Kennedale Highlights Tripleheader Weekend For John Freeman

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RUNAWAY BAY, TX – official release —  John Freeman of Runaway Bay spent most of Saturday night’s feature at Kennedale Speedway Park racing with George Gafford for second place before the laps run out and he finished third in the IMCA Southern Sport Mod race. Saturday’s race helped even out the weekend for John, as he was also racing for …

Tom Time Blog: NASCAR Points Races Heating Up as Season Begins to Wind Down

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CHARLOTTE, N.C. — Blog by RaceChaser Senior Editor Tom Baker – Sean Gardner/Getty Images North America photo — NASCAR fans across the globe will be focused on the “Windy City” this weekend as the action descends upon Chicagoland. Most of the talk has been centered around the Sprint Cup Series “Chase”, but all three of the national series are competing there and …

NASCAR in Thunder Valley and Oswego Classic Week Preview Highlighted on Motorsports Madness Tonight at 7 ET

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CHARLOTTE, N.C. — Speed77 Radio/Race Chaser Online release — Brian Lawdermilk/NASCAR via Getty Images photo — A breakdown of all the tempers, triumphs and trouble from NASCAR’s four-day weekend in Thunder Valley at Bristol Motor Speedway, plus an on-site preview of Budweiser International Classic week from Oswego Speedway headlines tonight’s all-new episode of Motorsports Madness at 7 PM Eastern on Speed77 …

Millbridge Speedway: Claridge, Carr, Richards, DeYarmon, Galati and Nye Claim Saturday Wins

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SALISBURY, N.C. – Story By RaceChaser Senior Editor Tom Baker – Photos By Kara C Photography – Saturday night was a fun night at Millbridge Speedway.  Blue skies, sunshine and hot summer temperatures provided a nice night for racing on the 1/6-mile dirt track.  Three drivers made the trip all the way from Canada to compete in the Open Outlaw …

ARCA: New Spec Engine Package Unveiled For 2015

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LONG POND, Pa. — ARCA Racing PR/Photo – Automobile Racing Club of America President Ron Drager announced today that the ARCA Racing Series presented by Menards will introduce a progressive and innovative engine package option for use in competition beginning in 2015. “I am pleased to announce today the conclusion to a long and extensive search to find the right …

Peyton Saxton First and Second at Anderson Speedway

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Anderson, S.C. – When Peyton Saxton arrived in Charlotte, North Carolina last week to begin a month long schedule of racing at various venues in and around the area where the Legend Cars he races and maintains in and around his Las Vegas home were built, he knew it wasn’t going to be easy. But it took him just over …

POWRi National Midget Series: Thorson Victorious at Lincoln Speedway

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Lincoln, IL. – Series PR – Tanner Thorson of Minden, Nevada rallied from the seventh place starting position to claim his second career POWRi Lucas Oil National Midget Series win of 2014 driving for Don Fike’s RFMS Racing and Aaron Andruskevitch of Riverton, Illinois stole the checkers to earn his first POWRi Speedway Motors 600cc Outlaw Micro Series victory of …

Millbridge Speedway: Hunter Richards Picks A Pair; Micros,Legends, Mini Cups Put on Thrilling Show

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SALISBURY, N.C. – Story/Photo by RaceChaser Senior Editor Tom Baker – Sunshine and warm temperatures set the backdrop for a beautiful night of racing competition at the 1/6-mile Millbridge Speedway on Saturday night.  Mini Outlaws, Legends Cars, Micro Sprints and even the Mini Cups comprised an action packed evening. Hunter Kohn got things started off right in the Mini Outlaw …