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Swindell Off To Quick Gold Cup Start
Friday, 10 Sep, 2010 – 6:59 | Comments Off

Sammy Swindell won the Gold Cup Race of Champions at Silver Dollar Speedway for the first time in 1981 and has been trying to win the famed event ever since.
The three-time World of Outlaws champion moved one step closer to that goal on Thursday night returning to Victory Lane in the opener of the three-day [...]

Kinser Wins, Closes At Skagit
Sunday, 5 Sep, 2010 – 7:32 | Comments Off

The tight points race in the World of Outlaws got even tighter after Saturday night’s race at Skagit Speedway in Alger, Wash.
Steve Kinser and Joey Saldana have been neck and neck on the track and in the standings for much of the season. At Skagit, the duo traded the lead a couple of times but Kinser [...]

Lasoski Back To Winning Ways
Thursday, 2 Sep, 2010 – 5:45 | Comments Off

Danny Lasoski got his first victory in 77 races when he won at Cottage Grove Speedway in Oregon Wednesday.  It was his first win of 2010 and the fourth of his career with the series at the high-banked ¼-mile bullring.
Lasoski took the lead from Craig Dollansky coming off turn two on the 23rd lap and [...]

Saldana Tops Schatz At Oil City
Sunday, 29 Aug, 2010 – 7:06 | Comments Off

After having some bad luck on Friday night in the opener of the Oil City Cup at Castrol Raceway, and losing a significant amount of points in the battle for the World of Outlaws championship, Joey Saldana rebounded in the finale of the two-day event at the Canadian oval.
Saldana out drove  Donny Schatz and Sam [...]

Meyers Making Move in WoO
Saturday, 28 Aug, 2010 – 7:22 | Comments Off

Jason Meyers, who is almost always good on the Gold Rush Tour, was able to gain a significant amount of World of Outlaws points on Joey Saldana and Steve Kinser on Friday night, by winning the opener of the Oil City Cup at Castrol Raceway.
Myers got his ninth A-Feature win of the season and the [...]

Dollansky Magical at Nodak
Sunday, 22 Aug, 2010 – 6:50 | Comments Off

Craig Dollansky got his third victory of the World of Outlaws season Saturday night when he won the Magic City Showdown at Nodak Speedway.
The win was his first at the high-banked 3/8-mile track in Minot, N.D.
Dollansky was scheduled to start fourth in the 30-lap contest, but was penalized two positions for being late to the [...]

Saldana Edges Kinser In Minot
Saturday, 21 Aug, 2010 – 7:29 | Comments Off

Joey Saldana beat  Steve Kinser by just 0.018 seconds at the Gerdau Ameristeel Magic City Showdown Presented by Sleep Inn & Suites to score his series leading 11 th A-Feature win of the season  and get his first victory at Nodak Speedway in Minot, N.D.
Saldana led on the white flag lap, with Kinser sliding him coming [...]

Racin News: Eight Fans Killed
Sunday, 15 Aug, 2010 – 8:59 | Comments Off

In Racin’ News today:
Eight spectators were killed after a truck competing in the California 200 off-road race rolled into the crowd.
Reports say that at least 12 other spectators were injured, some seriously.
The crash took place early Saturday evening in San Bernadino County northeast of Los Angeles.
According to reports, the truck took a jump, came down [...]

Meyers Edges Wolfe At Ironman
Sunday, 8 Aug, 2010 – 7:36 | Comments Off

The Second Annual Ironman 55 at I-55 Speedway in Pevely, Mo., came down to the final lap and just a couple of feet on the race track as Jason Meyers beat Lucas Wolfe on the final circuit. Wolfe used a huge slide job coming off turn four to take the lead on the 55th and [...]

Shaffer Stays Hot In Ironman
Saturday, 7 Aug, 2010 – 6:59 | Comments Off

Tim Shaffer extended his hot streak to five consecutive wins in seven days, as he was victorious in the opener of the two-day Ironman 55 at I-55 Speedway in Pevely, Mo. Friday night.
Shaffer started on the front row of the 30-lapper and chased Jason Sides, who started on the pole, in the early going. For [...]