WHEATLAND, MO (Feb. 26th, 2014)- Lucas Oil Speedway officials are pleased to welcome RacingJunk.com as the Presenting Sponsor of the 1st Annual My Fox 22 Lucas Oil MLRA Spring Nationals. "Lucas Oil Speedway is one of the best tracks in the country, providing a top platform for racers to compete and for fans to take in all that short track racing has to offer," said Rob Adams, VP of Marketing for RacingJunk.com. "We are thrilled to be the presenting sponsor of the first race of the year and an ongoing partner of the track."
The event marks the opening night for the 2014 oval track racing season. The first 500 fans through the gate will receive a FREE 2014 schedule magnet and special gift from RacingJunk.com. The Lucas Oil Midwest Late Model Racing Association (MLRA) will be the main show of the weekend, in their first event of the season at Lucas Oil Speedway. The stage is set to bring the best regional dirt late model racers to the track known as the "Diamond of Dirt Tracks." Some of the top names in midwest dirt racing are slated to appear and battle for the first win of 2014. Lucas Oil Speedway also recently announced that NASCAR veteran Ken Schrader will be competing both nights with the Pitts Homes USRA Modifieds.
"We're excited to have RacingJunk.com on board to kick off the season and we're looking forward to bringing our fans and competitors special offers and promotions throughout the year in conjunction with RacingJunk," stated Lucas Oil Speedway General Manager, Dan Robinson, "We look forward to a long and prosperous relationship with the premier online source for racing parts and components and the Diamond of Dirt Tracks, Lucas Oil Speedway."
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The Lucas Oil MLRA (Midwest Latemodel Racing Association) sanctions regional Super Dirt Late Model touring series events in Missouri, Kansas, Nebraska, Oklahoma, Iowa and Illinois. The MLRA opens its 26th season on April 4-5 at I-80 Speedway in Greenwood, Neb. Visit www.MLRAracing.com for more information.
Race fans can go to www.LucasOilSpeedway.com to view the complete schedule for Lucas Oil Speedway's 2014 season, find detailed event information, get the latest news, and get complete ticket and campsite information. In addition, fans can get social with Lucas Oil Speedway by following @LucasSpeedway on Twitter, clicking "Like" at www.facebook.com/LucasOilSpeedway and on www.youtube.com/LucasOilSpeedway.