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David Gravel Banks $26,000 at Sage Fruit Skagit Nationals

ALGER, WA - September 3, 2022 - The sixth different winner in six races at Skagit Speedway brought us a new champion of the Sage Fruit Skagit Nationals on Saturday night. Leading all 35 laps, David Gravel outlasted Brad Sweet and Spencer Bayston in a torrid run through lap traffic to cash the $26,000 check in front of a packed house at the Alger, WA facility. The victory not only cut his champi...

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Sprint Car News

Jacob Allen Completes Shark Racing Sweep of Knoxville Nationals Prelims

KNOXVILLE, IA - August 12, 2022 - Take a bow, Knoxville Raceway. You did it again. Thursday's preliminary program of the 61st NOS Energy Drink Knoxville Nationals presented by Casey's was one of the most remarkable in recent memory. The storylines were plentiful from top-to-bottom, but one team earned the right to dominate the headlines. 32 years removed from Bobby Allen's emotional, dramatic, ...

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Sprint Car News

Logan Schuchart Tops Opening Night of 61st Knoxville Nationals

KNOXVILLE, IA - August 10, 2022 - The 61st NOS Energy Drink Knoxville Nationals presented by Casey's General Stores is officially off and running. In a case of deja vu, The Granddaddy of 'Em All began on Wednesday night almost exactly how the Capitani Classic ended at Iowa's Knoxville Raceway earlier in the week on Sunday with Logan Schuchart fending off a hard-charging Donny Schatz. The Sha...

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Late Model News

Davenport Wins Second Straight USA Nationals at Cedar Lake 

NEW RICHMOND, WI – AUGUST 7, 2022 – Jonathan Davenport added another piece of history to his impressive 2022 resume Saturday night at Cedar Lake Speedway. The Blairsville, GA driver held off Chris Madden in the final 10 laps Saturday at Cedar Lake to win his second consecutive USA Nationals, joining Billy Moyer and Jackie Boggs as the only drivers to win the event in back-to-back season...

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Sprint Car News

Carson Macedo Makes Miraculous Last-Lap Pass for I-55 Win

PEVELY, MO - August 5, 2022 - The check was all but written in Brad Sweet's name on Friday when Carson Macedo came out of nowhere, threw a slider from St. Louis, and pulled off an all-time stunner to steal the win on the Night Before the Ironman. After controlling the first 29 laps at Federated Auto Parts Raceway at I-55, "The Big Cat" appeared poised to complete a c...

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Late Model News

Marlar Grabs Opening Night Win at 35th USA Nationals

The Winfield, TN driver was chasing Jonathan Davenport for the lead when he moved to the top in Turns 1 and 2. That’s when the 2018 World of Outlaws CASE Construction Equipment Late Model Series champion got the break he needed.  As Marlar started inching closer to “Superman,” heartbreak struck Davenport as ignition box issues sidelined him for the rest of the night on Lap 11. From there, Ma...

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Late Model News

Davenport soars to Hawkeye 50 victory at Boone Speedway

BOONE, IA – July 25, 2022 – The term “faster than a speeding bullet” has been used to describe Superman since the 1940s. It’s only fitting that Jonathan Davenport lived up to that tagline Monday night at Boone Speedway.  “Superman” wasted no time getting to the front, blasting off from his fourth-place starting position to take the lead from Tyler Bruening on Lap 3. From there, he cruised th...

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Modified News

Bauer Dominates at Merritt to Win Second Summit Modified Feature

It took him several seasons to win his first, but only one week to win his second. Chad Bauer is once again a DIRTcar Summit Racing Equipment Modified Nationals Feature winner, exactly one week after winning his first at Oakshade Raceway in Ohio. This time, it was in his home state of Michigan at a track where he currently leads the points standings – Merritt Speedway. “I’ve been coming here s...

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Late Model News

Thirlby Passes Spangler with Slider in Turn 4 to Win at Merritt

LAKE CITY, MI – July 23, 2022 – A run, a dive, a bump, a pass, and a victory. That was Brandon Thirlby’s 40th lap around Merritt Speedway Saturday night – one that made him $10,000 richer and a first-time DIRTcar Summer Nationals Feature winner. “It was definitely interesting,” said Thirlby, of Buckley, MI. “It was going to be wreckers or checkers down there.” Polesitter Eric Spangler looked...

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