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Three Wide Was For Sissies At Langley Speedway
Friday, 21 Aug, 2009 – 7:25 | Comments Off

By Jeff Hood | Senior Writer
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In the rich history of stock car racing, few events can top the night the USAR Pro Cup Series visited Langley Speedway in Hampton, Va. on May, 23, 2009
That’s when two-time Pro Cup Series champion Clay Rogers pulled off an improbable four-wide pass in the fourth turn on the final lap (see [...]

Schatz Wins Knoxville Nationals – Again
Monday, 17 Aug, 2009 – 8:45 | One Comment
Schatz Wins Knoxville Nationals – Again

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Donny Schatz, the three-time and defending World of Outlaws champion, won his fourth consecutive Knoxville Nationals on Sunday night.
Schatz passed Joey Saldana on the 35th lap of the 40-lap contest as the pair of World of Outlaws stars wound up finishing one-two. Schatz now joins 20-time World of Outlaws champion Steve Kinser as the only [...]

Bubba Didn’t Go Down For Count At Sound Of The Gong
Thursday, 13 Aug, 2009 – 14:12 | One Comment
Bubba Didn’t Go Down For Count At Sound Of The Gong

By Rick Minter | Senior Writer
RacinToday.com
In a recent article by my RacinToday.com colleague Bill Fleischman, the legendary promoter Humpy Wheeler said he’d heard enough trendy names and longed for a time when drivers with colorful names like Possum Jones and Banjo Matthews showed up in starting line-ups.
The driver Wheeler’s looking for might just be a [...]

Beau Slocumb Is Getting Back Up To Speed
Tuesday, 11 Aug, 2009 – 17:00 | 2 Comments
Beau Slocumb Is Getting Back Up To Speed

By Rick Minter | Senior Writer
RacinToday.com
It was a moment Beau Slocumb’s fans and friends had been praying for all year long. The 24-year-old Juliette, Ga. native was at Atlanta Motor Speedway’s quarter-mile Legends track doing what he does best – driving a race car.
Early this year, Slocumb was on the fast track to a professional [...]

Saldana Made of Iron
Sunday, 9 Aug, 2009 – 7:30 | Comments Off
Saldana Made of Iron

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Joey Saldana made history Saturday night, winning the inaugural Ironman 55 at I-55 Raceway in Pevely, Mo. and took home the $20,000 top prize. In addition to putting his name in the record books as the first ever victor in the Ironman 55, he also scored his 13th triumph of the season which set a [...]

Dollansky Wins Ironman 55 Opener
Saturday, 8 Aug, 2009 – 7:45 | Comments Off

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Craig Dollansky, Jason Sides and Donny Schatz battled for the win at I-55 Speedway Friday night with Dollansky prevailing in a thrilling 30-lap contest to open to the Ironman 55 weekend at the track located just outside of St. Louis.
Dollansky led the race early before Donny Schatz got around him on the 16th lap to [...]

Schatz Wins Again in Ohio
Sunday, 2 Aug, 2009 – 7:30 | Comments Off
Schatz Wins Again in Ohio

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Every time that Donny Schatz has competed at K-C Raceway in Ohio with the World of Outlaws, he has been in contention for the victory. After finishing fourth in his debut at the track in 2004, he picked up his first victory at the track the following season. He followed that up with two more [...]

Jason Sides Wins Finale of Six Nations Showdown at Ohsweken
Wednesday, 29 Jul, 2009 – 23:59 | Comments Off
Jason Sides Wins Finale of Six Nations Showdown at Ohsweken

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Ohsweken, ON—After having a flat tire while running second on Tuesday night while battling for the lead and a win, Jason Sides had one thing on his mind on Wednesday and that was to pick up another victory at Ohsweken Speedway, where he has been blazing fast in all three of his starts. He did [...]

Meyers Wins Six Nations Showdown Opener
Wednesday, 29 Jul, 2009 – 7:30 | Comments Off
Meyers Wins Six Nations Showdown Opener

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Ohsweken, ON— July 28, 2009—The last time that Jason Meyers raced at Ohsweken Speedway in Canada in 2007, he saw his night come to an end on the third lap of the A-Feature when a hard wreck in turn one destroyed his car. Meyers looked to get redemption in 2008, only to have Mother Nature [...]

Dollansky Dominates Lebanon Valley
Monday, 27 Jul, 2009 – 6:00 | Comments Off
Dollansky Dominates Lebanon Valley

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West Lebanon, NY – Craig Dollansky had been knocking on the door all season of picking up his first win since joining Kasey Kahne Racing and he broke through on Sunday night, dominating the event at Lebanon Valley Speedway in New York to score his first win of the season and his first victory since [...]