Eldora's #LetsRaceTwo Postponed; Double Feature To Run On Saturday
May 8, 2021Rossburg, Ohio (May 7, 2021)………Extensive rainfall during Friday night’s #LetsRaceTwo program at Eldora Speedway resulted in the track surface on the half-mile dirt oval being unable to be worked into a safe racing condition, necessitating postponement of the conclusion of the event to Saturday, May 8, which will feature double A-Mains for the USAC AMSOIL Sprint Car National Championship.
Can Jonathan Davenport Be Stopped At Batesville's Bad Boy 98?
May 7, 2021The Comp Cams Super Dirt Series visits Batesville Motor Speedway for the tour’s richest standalone event of the season, a doubleheader at the Mooney Starr-promoted track featuring complete programs on Friday and Saturday with a purse in excess of $65,000 for the weekend. Live on FloRacing, the Bad Boy 98 weekend gets underway Friday night with the inaugural Joe Garrison Memorial, a 30-lap, $5,000-to-win event. Saturday’s finale features a 68-lap, $12,000-to-win main event. Friday’s race honors the late chassis builder and founder of GRT Race Cars in Greenbrier, Ark., who passed away May 1, 2019 after battling cancer. Series leader Logan Martin of West Plains, Mo. has two wins on the year. Brian Rickman and Kyle Beard each have five top-five finishes this season. Martin and the region's best, along with other names like Billy Moyer, Earl Pearson Jr., and Ashton Winger, will try and stop Jonathan Davenport who is arguably the hottest dirt late model driver in the country. Super stocks, modifieds, stock cars, hobby stocks, front-wheel drives and cruisers are on Friday’s card. Super stocks, modifieds, hobby stocks, front-wheel drives and cruisers join Saturday’s program.
Tyler Erb & Devin Moran Expected For Inaugural Iron-Man Visit To Atomic
May 7, 2021The Valvoline Iron-Man Racing Northern Series heads to Atomic Speedway for the first time for a weekend doubleheader live on FloRacing. It all kicks off with Friday’s 30-lap, $5,000-to-win program and wraps up Saturday with a $13,004-to-win program. This is the second event for the Iron-Man Northern Series, which is in its first season after splintering from the Iron-Man Series in the offseason. Neither of the Chris Tilley-promoted series have ever visited Atomic. Jonathan Davenport of Blairsville, Ga., won the tour’s season-opener at West Virginia Motor Speedway. Modifieds ($1,500-to-win Friday and $2,204-to-win Saturday) and sport mods are on the weekend card.
Brian Shirley Leads Illinois' Best To Thaw Brawl At LaSalle
May 7, 2021LaSalle Speedway’s 10th annual Thaw Brawl unfolds live on FloRacing and kicks off the 2021 season for the MARS Racing Series. The two-day event at the Illinois oval is headlined by double Super Late Model features paying $3,000-to-win each on Friday and a 60-lap, $12,000-to-win finale set for Saturday. In 2019, Tyler Erb of New Waverly, Texas, out-dueled Bobby Pierce to capture the Thaw Brawl. Dennis Erb Jr. of Carpenterville, Ill. (2012, ’14) is event’s only two-time winner. Other winners include Brian Birkhofer (’13), Pierce (’15), Brian Shirley (’16), Josh Richards (’17) and Chris Simpson (’18). Modifieds and street stocks are also in action.
'Battle of the Bullring' Set for Eighth Running Tuesday at Accord Speedway
May 6, 2021ACCORD, NY – After a one-year hiatus, the ‘Battle of the Bullring’ returns in full swing on Tuesday night (May 11).
Short Track Super Series Modifieds Invade Outlaw Speedway May 18
May 6, 2021DUNDEE, NY – The Bob Hilbert Sportswear Short Track Super Series (STSS) Fueled By Sunoco continues the Hurlock Auto & Speed North Region just as quickly as it begins.