LA SALLE, Ill. -- If history is any indication, drivers from Illinois and Iowa will be tough to beat in the $15,000-to-win finale of the March 29-30 Thaw Brawl presented by Hoker Trucking at La Salle Speedway.   Residents of the neighboring Midwest states have owned the featured attraction of the high-banked, quarter-mile oval’s season-opening […]

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Rochester Hills, MI - The 2019 American Ethanol Modified Tour Presented by Allstar Performance schedule has been released.  In the Tour's third season, they'll see 13 different tracks in four different states and the Canadian province of Ontario.  The AEmods will pair up on a number of occasions with the […]

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Lake Odessa, MI -- As a massive snow storm blew through the region, American Ethanol Late Model Tour officials were in Springfield, Illinois finishing up details for the summer of 2019.  As officials took part in the Midwest Speed Expo and the DIRTcar UMP National Banquet, they also wrapped up the 2019 AELMT schedule […]

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LA SALLE, IL -- It had been four years since Brian Shirley of Chatham, Ill., scored his last DIRTcar Summer Nationals victory. But the former series champion made a triumphant return to victory lane on Thursday night, earning a $5,000 payday at La Salle Speedway.   Starting outside the third row, Shirley powered to second […]

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LaSalle, IL – Brandon Sheppard became the second home-state driver in two nights to visit Lucas Oil Victory Lane with his victory at LaSalle Speedway on Saturday Night. The 23-year-old Illinois native led all 60 laps of the Lucas Oil Late Model Dirt Series-sanctioned, Spring Shootout.   The driver of the Best Performance Motorsports/Rocket took […]

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LaSalle, IL - Chris Simpson charged from fourth to victory on Thursday night at La Salle Speedway to earn the second DIRTcar Summer Nationals win of his career. Simpson, of Oxford, Iowa, stalked Jason Feger for the first half of the race and eventually surged to the lead in traffic on lap 29 then powered the remaining […]

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WAYCROSS, GA - The Lucas Oil Late Model Dirt Series resumes competition with their inaugural visit to Oshkosh Speedzone Raceway in Oshkosh, Wisconsin on Friday, May 15th. The series' first-ever event, in the state of Wisconsin, kicks off with a double-header weekend for the Lucas Oil "Spring Shootout," at LaSalle Speedway, in LaSalle, Illinois, on […]

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