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Sunday, July 5, 2020

PAYTON LOONEY GOES BACK-TO-BACK--WINS "BULLRING BULLSEYE 40"

Payton Looney celebrates his third career MLRA win on Sunday night in the Bullring Bullseye 40.     Photo--Lloyd Collins, FastTrack Photos

East Moline, IL (July 5, 2020) - For the second time in as many nights, Payton Looney moved to the point and didn't look back as he collected his third career Lucas Oil MLRA win in the "Bullring Bullseye 40" at The Bullring at the Rock Island County Fairgrounds.

Saturday, July 4, 2020

PAYTON LOONEY GOES TO THE TOP WITH INDEPENDENCE DAY SHOOTOUT WIN

Payton Looney stands tall for the second time this season after picking up the July 4th win at the 300 Raceway in Farley, IA.     Photo--Lloyd Collins, FastTrack Photos

Farley, IA (July 4, 2020) - Just eight days removed from his first career Lucas Oil MLRA feature win, Payton Looney backed it up on Saturday night by winning the 1st Annual "Independence Day Shootout" at the 300 Raceway in Farley, Iowa.

Friday, July 3, 2020

DOWN TO THE WIRE--PIERCE COLLECTS FOURTH CAREER SLOCUM 50 WIN

Bobby Pierce collected his fourth career Slocum 50 win in front of a packed house at the 34 Raceway on Friday night..     Photo--Lloyd Collins, FastTrack Photos

West Burlington, IA (July 3, 2020) - Bobby Pierce took advantage of Tony Jackson Jr.'s misfortune in the closing laps of Friday night's 12th Annual "Slocum 50" at the 34 Raceway, capturing his fourth career win in the marquee event.

Tuesday, June 30, 2020

STAR SPANGLED WEEKEND--MLRA SET FOR INDEPENDENCE DAY ACTION

Sunoco Race Fuel MLRA Rookie leader Jeremiah Hurst (58) goes three wide with Jordan Yaggy (77) and Jake Timm (49) in MLRA action.    Photo--Lloyd Collins, FastTrack Photos

Wheatland, Missouri (June 30, 2020) - The Lucas Oil MLRA is excited to be celebrating our nations Independence Holiday on the dirt and in the sky, with three marquee events this Friday through Sunday across Eastern Iowa and Western Illinois.

Saturday, June 27, 2020

JOHNNY SCOTT DOMINATE IN MLRA FREEDOM CLASSIC FINALE

Johnny Scott captured his second MLRA win of the week in Saturday nights "Freedom Classic" at the Salina Highbanks Speedway.     Photo--Lloyd Collins, FastTrack Photos

Pryor Creek, OK (June 27, 2020) - It was a near perfect weekend for Johnny Scott, as the driver of the XR1 Rocket chassis notched his second $5,000 Lucas Oil MLRA win of the weekend on Saturday night in the 7th Annual "Freedom Classic" at the Salina Highbanks Speedway.

Friday, June 26, 2020

FINALLY--PAYTON LOONEY SCORES FIRST CAREER MLRA WIN AT THE HIGHBANKS

Payton Looney and crew celebrate their first career MLRA win in Friday night action at the Salina Highbanks Speedway.     Photo--Lloyd Collins, FastTrack Photos

Pryor Creek, OK (June 26, 2020) - Republic Missouri's Payton Looney erased a long streak of Lucas Oil MLRA runner-up finishes on Friday night, grabbing his first career series victory at the Salina Highbanks Speedway in Pryor Creek OK.

Thursday, June 25, 2020

STOVALL CLAIMS VICTORY IN MLRA RETURN TO OUTLAW MOTOR SPEEDWAY

Jesse Stovall survived a late race caution to capture the win on Thursday night at the Outlaw Motor Speedway.     Photo--Lloyd Collins, FastTrack Photos

Oktaha, OK (June 25, 2020) - Jesse Stovall survived a late race caution on Thursday night at the Outlaw Motor Speedway in Oktaha, OK to capture his first Lucas Oil MLRA victory of the season.  Stovall keeps the streak alive by becoming the fifth consecutive different winner in MLRA action in 2020.

Wednesday, June 24, 2020

SLINGIN DIRT--WILLARD TRADES ASPHALT FOR SHOT AT MLRA ROY

Brennon Willard in opening weekend MLRA action at the Maquoketa Speedway.       Photo--Lloyd Collins, FastTrack Photos

Wheatland, Missouri (June 24, 2020) - Following a season in which he captured Pro Late Model track titles on the asphalt at both Lebanon I-44 Speedway and Bolivar Speedway, Brennon Willard knew it was time for a change. The 36 year-old now finds himself behind the wheel of a dirt super late model for the first time, while contending for the Sunoco Rookie of the Year with the Lucas Oil MLRA.

Wednesday, June 24, 2020

JOHNNY SCOTT CAPTURES MID-WEEK MAYHEM FOR 1ST MLRA VICTORY

Johnny Scott (# 1st) captured the $5,000 top prize in the "Mid-Week Mayhem" at the Lucas Oil Speedway on Wednesday night.     Photo--Lloyd Collins, FastTrack Photos

Wheatland, MO (June 24, 2020) - The Lucas Oil Speedway's 1st Annual Mid-Week Mayhem lived up to the billing, as Las Cruces, New Mexico native Johnny Scott captured his first career Lucas Oil MLRA late model feature on Wednesday night. In doing so, Scott becomes the fourth different series winner in as many events in 2020.

Tuesday, June 23, 2020

BACK BEHIND THE WHEEL--ALBERSON TO CHASE MLRA ROOKIE OF THE YEAR

Garrett Alberson will compete for the MLRA Sunoco Race Fuels Rookie of the year in the  Roberts Motorsports #59.   Photo--Lloyd Collins FastTrack Photos

Wheatland, Missouri (June 23, 2020) -  Las Cruces New Mexico native Garrett Alberson is the latest driver to announce intentions on competing for the 2020 Lucas Oil MLRA Rookie of the Year award, presented by Sunoco Race Fuels.  Alberson will campaign as part of a two car team for car owners Ken & Beth Roberts, alongside of fellow MLRA Rookie contender Jeremiah Hurst.

Monday, June 22, 2020

SOUTHERN SWING--FOUR NIGHTS OF ACTION AHEAD FOR LUCAS OIL MLRA

MLRA returns this Wednesday to the Lucas Oil Speedway followed by stops at Outlaw Motor Speedway and the Salina Highbanks.   Photo--Lloyd Collins FastTrack Photos

Wheatland, Missouri (June 22, 2020) - After a two-month delay, the Lucas Oil MLRA is back on track and proving to yet again be one of the top regional touring series in the country. Following an opening weekend swing that resulted in a trio of different winners, the cars and stars jump back into action for a critical  four-day swing starting this Wednesday night.

Thursday, June 18, 2020

TRI-CITY SPEEDWAY JOINS RANDOLPH COUNTY RACEWAY FOR MLRA FINALE

  Lucas Oil MLRA regulars Tony Jackson Jr. (56) and Payton Looney (15) are just two of the MLRA title contenders in 2020.   Photo--Lloyd Collins FastTrack Photos

Wheatland, Missouri (June 18, 2020) - Fresh off one of the biggest opening weekends in Lucas Oil MLRA history, which saw an average car count of thirty-six and crowned three different winners, the series today announced details regarding the addition of three more events to their 2020 racing schedule. The additions now bring the series slate to 19 championship events.