ORLANDO SPEEDWORLD GEARING UP FOR SUNDAY SHOW ON 9/11

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Orlando SpeedWorld will see stock car racing action for the first time since this past April as the track will host a full program on Sunday, September 11th.
The afternoon of action is being promoted by the Southern Pro-Am Truck Series and will feature the Trucks for 30 laps of feature racing plus an open competition event for Super Stock/Street Stock type cars that will also go for 30 laps. The Bomber cars will be racing divided into a pair of classes for the V-6/V-8 cars and the 4-cylinder machines. The Pro Challenge Series is also on the…

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THOMSON, GORHAM, LEDFORD AND CURTIS TAKE ORLANDO SPEEDWORLD WINS SUNDAY

Orlando SpeedWorld returned with stock car racing action for the first time in 2015 with a special Sunday afternoon program that a nice crowd of sun-drenched fans enjoyed on a beautiful day for racing.
The E-Modifieds were among the classes competing on the day and it was Roger Benton of Chuluota who grabbed the early lead in their 25-lap feature.  Benton held on for 11 laps but could not hold off Brandon Thomson of St. Cloud who grabbed the top spot and raced to victory driving Donnie Lewis’ Ford-powered machine.  It was the first career Modified-type feature…

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TIME AGAIN FOR CRASH-A-RAMA AT ORLANDO SPEEDWORLD

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What started back around 1990 with a School Bus Demolition Derby promoted by then track owner Clyde Hart has now grown into  Crash-A-Rama, a twice-a-year event at Orlando SpeedWorld that attracts top daredevil drivers from around the State of Florida and the latest version will take the green flag this Saturday night at the three-eighths mile oval east of Orlando.  Crash-A-Rama has become so popular that it has left it's roots at Orlando SpeedWorld with several other dates scheduled for later in the year at other tracks in Florida as well as speedways in Georgia, Tennessee,…

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PRO LATE MODELS RETURN FOR 50 LAPS SATURDAY AT NEW SMYRNA SPEEDWAY

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NASCAR Whelan All-American Series competition continues this Saturday night at New Smyrna Speedway with the Pro Late Model class back in action for their second 50-lap race of the year.
The Pro Lates will become the first class to have run two 50-lap events this year once the dust settles Saturday evening.  The first 50-lapper took place on opening night back in March and it was a wild one that saw former Little
New Smyrna Speedway Quarter Midget racer Tyler Audie of Orlando score an upset victory, his first in the class.  Since then, Cody Blair of Winter Park and Port Orange…

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MOXLEY ROLLS TO MODIFIED WIN AT ORLANDO SPEEDWORLD

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Orlando SpeedWorld was back in action Friday night with six classes putting on some great racing for the fans.  Headlining the show were the Open Wheel Modifieds and it was veteran driver Ricky Moxley of Hobe Sound taking his first win of the year in fine fashion by leading every circuit of the 25-lap feature.  Mosley breezed to the front on
the opening lap trailed by heat winner Zach Harris who stayed close for awhile before Moxley steadily began to pull away.  The race ran the full distance under green and Moxley took the checker in front of…

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BECCA MONOPOLI 1st IN TRUCKS – MICHAEL HELD TOPS SUPER STOCKS AT ORLANDO SPEEDWORLD

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Orlando SpeedWorld was back in action with six divisions taking part as Lakeland’s Becca Monopoli got a good weekend off to a winning start by dominating the Pro Truck feature.  Kelly Ross led the opening lap of the Pro Truck 25-lap finale but Monopoli grabbed the lead and never looked back.  Whitney Poole moved up to second early on but was unable to chase down Monopoli as the lady drivers finished 1-2. Brian Lynch came home in third spot ahead of Rich Cordis, Ross and Randy Poole.  Heat wins went to Whitney Poole and Lynch.  On…

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PRO TRUCKS, LEGENDS AND MORE FRIDAY NIGHT AT ORLANDO SPEEDWORLD

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Racing action returns to Orlando SpeedWorld’s three-eighth mile oval track Friday night with six classes slated for action.  The Pro Tucks return as do the Super Stocks for their third night of racing for 2014.  Michael Burns and Whitney Poole have split the victories in the previous two Pro Truck races while Melbourne’s David Gould will be going for the three in a row in the Super Stock division.
Also on tap will be the Legend Cars, Strictly Stocks, Four Cylinder Stocks and Bandoleros.  The Legend Car class has seen four different winners in four races with David…

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WILD NIGHT AT ORLANDO SPEEDWORLD – CONLIN, BENNETT AND SINKULA TAKE WINS

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There was no full moon Friday night at Orlando SpeedWorld but it sure seemed like it as the fans saw plenty of slam-bang action that kept wrecker driver Tim Cordell busy most of the night.  A very nice field of Sportsman cars saw their pair of heat races won by Richard Fiore, Jr. and Daniel Conlin, Jr. but it would be pole sitter Ron Gustafson jumping out to an early lead in the 25-lap feature.  Gustafson would lead the first five circuits before Earl Beckner got by to assume the point as he was looking to make it…

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COKER TOPS LEGEND CARS AT ORLANDO SPEEDWORLD – HINDMAN HOLDS ON IN STRICTLY STOCKS

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Week number three of the 2014 season saw plenty of action at Orlando SpeedWorld as the weather finally felt more “Florida like” than the first pair of race nights.
Darin Coker made the trip up from the Southwest part of the State along with teammate Keith Sinkula and they ended up one-two in the 25-Lap Legend Car feature.  Robbie Lyons, the previous weeks’ winner, grabbed the early advantage and did everything he could to hold off an early charge by Sinkula who took second from Dave Gleason on lap four.  David…

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BURNS AND GOULD AMONG WINNERS AT ORLANDO SPEEDWORLD ON OPENING NIGHT

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Dave Westerman, Bithlo, FL – Orlando SpeedWorld began its 40th racing season with some brisk weather that kept fans huddled up all night, but the action they got to see was hot all night long as five racing classes were in action. The Pro Trucks headlined with several new faces in the field that also featured some veterans too. Whitney Poole and Michael Burns grabbed the heat race victories to set the stage for the headliner that would see some great action. Tyler Lau led the initial three circuits before being…

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