SEELMAN: Remembering Florida’s Superman

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If dirt track open wheel racing lost its definition of a badass when Bryan Clauson tragically lost his life last August at the Belleville Midget Nationals in Kansas, then pavement open wheel racing suffered the same loss Saturday night with the passing of Dave Steele in a sprint car crash at Desoto Speedway.

SOUTHEAST: Overheating Spoils Potential Top Five Run For Devin Walker in UDLMS Lake City Race

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LAKE CITY, FL – official team release – Devin Walker and his team have been steadily getting their late model dialed in and inching up toward the front in the United Dirt Late Model Series this season. Last weekend, what could have been a top five finish at North Florida Speedway for the rising Florida racing star was quelled by …

GRC: Global Rallycross to Open 2015 Season in Fort Lauderdale

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LOS ANGELES – official series release — Red Bull Global Rallycross will open its 2015 season with a brand new event in Fort Lauderdale, Fla., on May 30-31. The inaugural Red Bull GRC Fort Lauderdale will take place along the beachfront of the iconic city, closing down parts of historic Route A1A for one of the most unique events in …

WOO LATE MODELS: Clanton Completes DIRTcar Nationals Domination; Wins 4 Out Of 5

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BARBERVILLE, Fla. — Official Release — DIRTcar Media Photo — Putting an exclamation mark on his tremendous DIRTcar Nationals performance, Shane Clanton of Zebulon, Ga., led the final 19 laps ofSaturday’s World of Outlaws Late Model Series main event to claim his fourth victory in five races at Volusia Speedway Park’s annual week of Super Late Model racing. The utter domination …

360 SPRINT CARS: Mark Smith Is The King Of The 360’s!

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TAMPA, Fla. — Official Release — Al Steinberg Photo — Incredible doesn’t being to describe the slide job festival that took place with the Lucas Oil American Sprint Car Series presented by MAVTV American Real in the 17th annual King of the 360’s and 14th annual Ronald Laney Memorial as Pennsylvania’s Mark Smith claimed the evening’s $10,000 bounty in his …

WOO LATE MODELS: Clanton Continues Early-Season Revival With Second Consecutive Victory At Volusia

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BARBERVILLE, Fla. — Official Release — World of Outlaws Media Photo — Shane Clanton’s 2014 struggles are no more than a distant memory. Continuing his 180-degree transformation from a season ago, Clanton, 39, of Zebulon, Ga., outdueled Dale McDowell of Chickamauga, Ga., late in Friday’s DIRTcar Nationals main event at Volusia Speedway Park to earn his third World of Outlaws Late Model …

ASCS SPRINTS: Jason Sides Wires Night Two Of Ronald Laney Memorial

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TAMPA, Fla. — Official Release — Allan Holland Photo — Round two of the 17th annual King of the 360’s and 14th Ronald Laney Memorial saw Tennessee’s Jason Sides lead flag-to-flag at East Bay Raceway Park with the Lucas Oil American Sprint Car Series presented by MAVTV American Real. Drawing the pole in the night’s 25-lap feature event, the 2002 …

AUDIO/FEATURE: Home State Hero; Florida’s Ray Black Jr. Ready to Kick Off Truck Slate With Daytona Debut

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PALM COAST, Fla. and CHARLOTTE, N.C. – Story by Race Chaser Online Mid-Atlantic Correspondent Marshall Gabell – Performance Motorsports Network audio – Sarah Glenn/Getty Images North America photo – Spending a lifetime devoted to race cars — not just hoping to make it into the NASCAR national series, but succeeding — is a hard task to accomplish. But, for NASCAR …

NWAAS: Sergi Up To Speed At New Smyrna; Young Driver And Team Find Right Combination

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DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. — By Paul Schaefer, NASCAR — photo courtesy JimJonesPhoto.com — Florida’s top rookie of 2013 continues his quest for NASCAR Whelen All-American Series race wins this year. Anthony Sergi, 18, of Geneva, Fla., has 10 NASCAR super late model starts in the books so far in 2014 at New Smyrna (Fla.) Speedway with seven of those starts came during …

David Malukas A Florida Winter Tour Winner At Ocala

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OCALA, Fla. – Photo By Ken Johnson Studio 52 Photo – David Malukas and the HMD Trucking team wrapped up consecutive weeks of racing this past weekend at Ocala Gran Prix in Ocala, Fla., where round two of the Florida Winter Tour’s (FWT) Formula Kart Series went off February 7-9 and the second round of the Winter Tour’s Rotax MAX …

PASS Series: Irvan And Noles Among Latest Entrants To PASS Winter Meltdown

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CHARLOTTE, NC (January 28) PASS PR – Photo Courtesy RD Motorsports Photography – Interest continues to grow as teams prepare for the first major Super Late Model points race of 2014.  The Pro All Stars Series (PASS) National Championship Series and South Super Late Model season kicks off in just over two weeks with the 3rd Running of the Florida …

WKA: Senior Pro Gas Animal Will Pay $2100 Minimum Purse at Jacksonville

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CONCORD, N.C. – A $2,100 purse has been posted for the Senior Pro Gas Animal category at the March 7-9 RLV Tuned Exhaust Products Gold Cup Series season opener, the Ionic Edge Chassis Nationals at the 103rd Street Sports Complex in Jacksonville, Florida. The $2,100 will be spread among three classes at Jacksonville. The popular Friday night Pro Gas Animal …