Mike Looney officially moved into the top spot of the latest NASCAR Whelen All-American Series National Championship standings, holding a 10-point advantage over Midwestern drivers Nick Panitzke and Jacob Goede entering the final weekend of the season.   Looney, a veteran of Late Model Stock racing from Virginia, has amassed 578 points in the […]

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The 2019 NASCAR Whelen All-American Series National Championship draws to a dramatic close this weekend, with several drivers within striking distance of the prestigious honor.  Unofficially, Virginia’s Mike Looney took the points lead this weekend with a pair of wins at Motor Mile Speedway .  NASCAR is expected to reveal an official update Tuesday […]

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MARTINSVILLE, Va. – Mike Looney is contending for the NASCAR Whelen All-American Series National title right now but he’s ready to shift his focus to the biggest Late Model Stock Car race in the country on Saturday night October 5th at Martinsville Speedway.   This season Looney is in the midst of a career year in […]

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For Mike Looney, it was worth the wait.   The Catawba, Va., racer celebrated a storybook homecoming Saturday night in the Shelor Motor Mile TWIN 50s, winning Motor Mile Speedway’s first Late Model race since September 9th, 2017.   “This is a new era,” exclaimed Looney from victory lane.   Motor Mile Speedway’s racing revival […]

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As Mike Looney was driving his truck and trailer to Martinsville Speedway in 2016 he caught himself day dreaming.  He was thinking about the possibility of taking home a grandfather clock and winning the biggest Late Model Stock Car race in the country.  Little did he know, his dream was about to become reality. […]

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  Eight years is a long time. But Philip Morris’ Motor Mile Speedway success is timeless. The year was 2009. A six-win season at Motor Mile Speedway spawned Morris’ seventh O’Reilly Auto Parts Late Model track championship and his third NASCAR WHELEN All-American Series national crown. It was the exclamation point to a decade-long dynasty […]

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