Sprints & Midgets Schedule: October 2017

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The season is winding down, but there is still plenty of racing to be done in 2017.

DateSeriesRaceTrackWinnerResults / Notes
07-Oct-17World of Outlaws Fulton Speedway (NY) David GravelResults / Recap
07-Oct-17American Sprint Car SeriesAmerican Sprint Car Series 2017107El Paso County Raceway (CO) Sammy SwindellResults
07-Oct-17All Star Circuit of Champions Sprints Wayne County Speedway (OH) Christopher Bell Christopher Bell, Ian Madsen, Broc Martin, Cole Duncan, Rob Chaney
13-Oct-17POWRi National Midget Series Jacksonville Speedway (IL)Spencer Bayston 
14-Oct-17World of OutlawsNittany ShowdownPort Royal Speedway (PA)Donny SchatzResults
14-Oct-17All Star Circuit of Champions Sprints Eldora Speedway (OH)Joey SaldanaResults
15-Oct-17World of OutlawsEmpire State ChallengeWeedsport Speedway (Cayuga County Fair) (NY)Canceled - Rain 
16-Oct-17World of OutlawsThe Big R Outlaw ShowdownRansomville Speedway (NY)Tim Shaffer 
20-Oct-17World of OutlawsFVP Outlaw ShowdownLakeside Speedway (KS)Brian BrownResults / Recap
20-Oct-17American Sprint Car SeriesWinter Nationals Night 1Devil's Bowl Speedway (TX)Tim CovingtonResults
21-Oct-17World of OutlawsTwister ShowdownSalina Highbanks Speedway (OK)Kerry Madsen Results / Recap
21-Oct-17American Sprint Car SeriesWinter Nationals Night 2Devil's Bowl Speedway (TX)Aaron Reutzel Results / Recap
27-Oct-17World of OutlawsOutlaw Boot Hill Showdown Night 1Dodge City Raceway Park (KS)Canceled / Weather

27-Oct-17American Sprint Car SeriesFall Fling Night 1Creek County Speedway (OK)Canceled / Weather
28-Oct-17World of OutlawsOutlaw Boot Hill Showdown Night 2Dodge City Raceway Park (KS)Canceled / Weather
28-Oct-17American Sprint Car SeriesFall Fling Night 2Creek County Speedway (OK)Canceled / Weather






Thomas Kennedy Makes Annual 2,000-Mile Trek From Winnipeg To East Bay

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By Tony Veneziano

The average temperature in Winnipeg, Canada, in February is 17 degrees Fahrenheit. In the Tampa, Florida, area, the average daytime high is 72. That is one of the reasons Thomas Kennedy and his race team make the 2,050 mile trek to the Sunshine State each year to compete in the Ronald Laney Memorial King of the 360s at East Bay Raceway Park in Gibsonton, FL.

Sprints Invade East Bay Raceway Park For Final Week Of Winternationals

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By Jonathon Masters

FloSports Expands Racing Coverage with Super DIRTcar Series on FloRacing

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FloSports, the innovator in live digital sports and original content, today announced a multi-year agreement with DIRTcar Racing to exclusively live stream Super DIRTcar Series events, including Super DIRT Week, one of the largest motorsports events in the country, on FloRacing, as well as the FloSports app on iOS, Roku and Apple TV 4.

Ronald Laney Memorial King Of The 360s: A Look At Past Winners (Pt. 2)

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By Tony Veneziano

Strong Florida Car Counts Highlight Speed Weeks 2018

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By Jonathon Masters

Ronald Laney Memorial King Of The 360s: A Look At Past Winners (Pt. 1)

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By Tony Veneziano

The winners list of the Ronald Laney Memorial King of the 360s at East Bay Raceway in Gibsonton, Florida, is a who’s who of the sport. From a pair of Hall of Famers to a World of Outlaws champion, accomplishments abound among the past winners of the season-opening classic.

Sprint Car Hotbed: East Bay Draws Star-Studded Field

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Every February, East Bay Raceway Park in Gibsonton, Florida, becomes a sprint car mecca as drivers from coast to coast and even Canada make the trek to the one-third-mile oval to compete in the Winternationals. 

East Bay Winter Nationals Crate Week Recap

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Crate week has come to a close at East Bay Race Park’s Winter Nationals in Gibsonton, Florida. The three-day event not only saw wins by both local competitors and travelers but also some hard hits and outstanding races.

East Bay Just One Example Of Where Crates Beat Supers

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By Jonathon Masters

Winter Nationals: What To Watch For During Modified Week (Pt. 1)

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By Jonathon Masters  

The 43rd edition of Winter Nationals at East Bay Raceway Park in Gibsonton, FL, is slated to kick off a week of UMP Modified racing on Wednesday night.