Late Model Schedule: October 2017

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The major series are starting to wind up their schedule with some big shows in October.

DateSeriesRaceTrackWinnerResults / Notes
01-Oct-17NARA Lucas Oil Late Model Dirt SeriesRome ShowdownRome Speedway (GA)Darrell LaniganResults
06-Oct-17Ultimate Southeast Late Models SeriesUltimate SE Late Models Series 20171006311 Motor Speedway (NC)Jonathan Davenport Jonathan Davenport, Ross Bailes, Kyle Hardy, Tyler Millwood, Dennis Franklin
07-Oct-17NARA Lucas Oil Late Model Dirt SeriesPittsburgher 100 (29th)Pittsburgh's PA Motor Speedway (PA)Don O'NealResults / Recap
13-Oct-17World of Outlaws - Late ModelsOutlaw Clay Classic Late ModelsThe Dirt Oval at Route 66 (IL)  
14-Oct-17World of Outlaws - Late Models The Dirt Oval at Route 66 (IL)  
14-Oct-17Fastrak Toccoa Speedway (GA)  
15-Oct-17Fastrak Toccoa Speedway (GA)  
21-Oct-17NARA Lucas Oil Late Model Dirt SeriesDirt Track World ChampionshipPortsmouth Raceway Park (OH)  
21-Oct-17Ultimate Southeast Late Models Series Modoc Speedway (SC)  
21-Oct-17Unsanctioned Fayetteville Motor Speedway Pays $10,000-to-win
27-Oct-17Unsanctioned Thunderbird Speedway (OK) Pays $10,000-to-win
28-Oct-17Ultimate Southeast Late Models Series Dublin Motor Speedway (NC) Originally October 7; rain delayed
28-Oct-17Unsanctioned Whynot Motorsports Park Pays $15,000-to-win

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by Victoria Beaver

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By Race Chapman

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Chris Madden might make it look easy, but in his mind there is no such thing as an easy win at this point of the season.

Sammy Swindell Locks Into The Short Track Nationals Finale

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Sammy Swindell is going for an unprecedented fifth win in the COMP Cams Short Track Nationals at I30 Speedway in Little Rock, AR and he greatly increased his chances of pulling it off by winning the first of two preliminary nights of racing. 

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By Race Chapman