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ASCS Southwest Set for USA Raceway on Saturday

ASCS Southwest Set for USA Raceway on Saturday

7/26/2010
Lonnie Wheatley, TULSA, Okla. (July 26, 2010) – New Mexico’s Rick Ziehl will try to move one step closer to a third consecutive American Sprint Car Series Southwest Region championship when the series takes to Tucson’s USA Raceway this Saturday night. After earning the 2008 series crown by 22 markers and then last year’s title by just seven points, the Las Cruces shoe holds a 37-point advantage entering Saturday’s tilt atop the 3/8-mile USA Raceway oval. With a pair of wins in the initial...more
ASCS Sooner Region at Springfield on Saturday

ASCS Sooner Region at Springfield on Saturday

7/26/2010
Lonnie Wheatley, TULSA, Okla. (July 26, 2010) – Following a crowd-pleasing event at Missouri’s Springfield Raceway in May, the American Bank of Oklahoma ASCS Sooner Region makes an encore appearance atop the high-banked, ¼-mile clay oval this Saturday night. Saturday’s event, co-sanctioned with the Missouri-based Winged Outlaw Warriors, marks the Inaugural running of the track’s Ozark Empire Nationals. Tulsa’s Sean McClelland currently holds the lead in the American Bank of Oklahoma ASCS...more
Browns Wires ASCS Midwest at Crawford County

Browns Wires ASCS Midwest at Crawford County

7/22/2010
Lonnie Wheatley, DENISON, Iowa (July 21, 2010) – Brian Brown posted an American Sprint Car Series Midwest Regional best fourth win of the year by wiring the field in Wednesday night’s 25-lap feature atop the 5/8-mile Crawford County Speedway. Brown gunned into the lead from his second row starting position on the opening circuit and led every lap aboard the FVP No. 21 Maxim for his 15th career ASCS Midwest win and third atop the Crawford County clay. Brown was chased to the line by Lee Grosz,...more
Crockett Takes Lion’s Share of ASCS Northwest Mid-

Crockett Takes Lion’s Share of ASCS Northwest Mid-...

7/22/2010
Stacy Verrall, SEATTLE, Wash. (July 21, 2010) - Jack Dilley Logging offered up $5,000 this year for the ASCS Northwest's Mid-Season Point Fund to be distributed among the top five in accumulative points from the July 3-4 weekend in Cottage Grove and all five of the 13th Annual Northwest Speedweek races (1 @Southern Oregon Speedway, 1 @Willamette Speedway, 1 @Sunset Speedway, 2 @Grays Harbor Raceway). Early on it appeared Roger Crockett was untouchable after sweeping the Cottage Grove event and...more
ASCS Sprints on Dirt Featured at Ionia Free Fair o

ASCS Sprints on Dirt Featured at Ionia Free Fair o...

7/21/2010
T.J. Buffenbarger, TULSA, Okla. (July 20, 2010) - The World’s Largest Free Fair sets the backdrop for the Engine Pro ASCS Sprints on Dirt presented by ARP. Friday night the series ventures to the Ionia Fairgrounds in Ionia, Michigan as the featured grandstand attraction at the Ionia Free Fair. Friday will be the third event on the Ionia Fairgrounds ½-mile oval since the track was widened in 2008, each being wildly popular amongst fair patrons and race fans alike. The Ionia event is the only...more
ASCS Patriots Prepare for Fast Track Summer Shooto

ASCS Patriots Prepare for Fast Track Summer Shooto...

7/21/2010
Rich Vleck, TULSA, Okla. (July 20, 2010)- The ASCS Patriots move from the ¼-mile Cornwall Motor Speedway, the smallest tack on tour, to the 5/8-mile Rolling Wheels Raceway this weekend, the largest track on tour, for two big nights of racing as part of the Fast Track Summer Shootout. Friday Night’s event will pay $2,000-to-win, while Saturday’s Finale will hand out $3,000 to the leader at the completion of the 25-lap event. With the United Racing Company and Empire Super Sprints also...more
ASCS Midwest Double Dip this Week!

ASCS Midwest Double Dip this Week!

7/21/2010
Lonnie Wheatley, TULSA, Okla. (July 20, 2010) – With Sioux Falls, South Dakota’s Eric Lutz newly perched atop the American Sprint Car Series Midwest point charts, the series is set for another pair of events this week. The seventh consecutive week of racing action for the ASCS Midwest Region includes a $2,000-to-win Wednesday night stop at Denison, Iowa’s Crawford County Speedway and then a Friday night outing atop Hartford, South Dakota’s I-90 Speedway. Wednesday’s card at the Crawford County...more
ASCS Gulf South & Lone Star Regional Showdown this

ASCS Gulf South & Lone Star Regional Showdown this...

7/21/2010
Lonnie Wheatley, TULSA, Okla. (July 20, 2010) – The American Sprint Car Series Gulf South and Lone Star Regional series are set to face off with a pair of events in Texas this coming weekend. On Friday night, the ASCS Gulf South and Lone Star forces mix it up at Waco’s Heart O’ Texas Speedway. Then, on Saturday night, it’s into the heart of ASCS Lone Star Regional territory as the Gulf South aces try to knock off their north Texas counterparts at Mesquite’s Devil’s Bowl Speedway. While the...more
Lucas Oil ASCS Sprint Car Battle Shifts to Cottage

Lucas Oil ASCS Sprint Car Battle Shifts to Cottage...

7/21/2010
Lonnie Wheatley, TULSA, Okla. (July 20, 2010) – Cottage Grove Speedway, that little action-provoking bullring out on the left coast. It’s where the brewing rivalry between Jason Johnson and Shane Stewart truly intensified in last year’s inaugural event for the Lucas Oil ASCS National Sprint Cars presented by K&N Filters in the state of Oregon. Now, after that duo dominated the podium at Washington’s Grays Harbor Raceway this past weekend, Johnson and Stewart lead the way into this weekend’s...more
Rilat and Crew Member Suffer Severe Burns; Wayne J

Rilat and Crew Member Suffer Severe Burns; Wayne J...

7/19/2010
TULSA, Okla. (July 19, 2010) – Just as positive reports were spreading of successful surgery for Wayne Johnson following a wild ride in Lucas Oil ASCS National action at Grays Harbor Raceway in Elma, WA, on Saturday night, word broke on Sunday evening of a fellow past ASCS National champion and one of his crew members involved in a serious shop accident on Sunday night in Washington. Travis Rilat, the 2003 ASCS National champion hailing from Forney, TX, and Australian crew member Tyson Perez...more