WHEATLAND, MO (April 22nd, 2014) - Anticipation continues to build for the 22nd Annual Lucas Oil Show-Me 100 Presented by ProtectTheHarvest.com, as the first Dirt Late Model Crown Jewel event of the season rolls into Lucas Oil Speedway in Wheatland, Missouri on May 22nd-24th, 2014.
"The response for the Show-Me 100 has been tremendous this year with the great history of this event, the exposure provided by our television partners and the standing room only crowds that we have had here in Wheatland the past four seasons." commented Lucas Oil Speedway General Manager Dan Robinson. "If you haven't purchased your reserved seat tickets we urge you to do that quickly as they are really starting to go fast as we get closer to Memorial Day Weekend."
The 22nd Annual Lucas Oil Show-Me 100 gets under way on Thursday, May 22nd Show-Me 100 Logo with a $5,000 to win Lucas Oil MLRA event plus a complete Pitts Homes USRA Modified Show featuring NASCAR Star and TV personality Kenny Wallace.
Action on Friday, May 23rd kicks off with Lucas Oil Late Model Dirt Series Qualifying followed by six 20-lap heat races as the top-3 in each heat race automatically transfer to the $30,000 to win Lucas Oil Show-Me 100 on Saturday night.
Friday night racing action also includes the $1,000 to win Crawford Supply Race of Champions Presented by Traeger Grills which in 2014 will not only all previous Show-Me 100 Champions but will now also include all previous Lucas Oil Late Model Dirt Series and Lucas Oil MLRA Champions that are entered in this year's Show-Me 100.
The Hot Rod Tracker Manufacturers Dash featuring the fastest qualifiers in each chassis brand will also be running for a $1,000 to win top prize. The Pitts Homes USRA Modifieds will be running preliminary events as they attempt to qualify for their main event on Saturday night.
On Saturday night May 24th, Lucas Oil Late Model Dirt Series competitors not already locked into the 100-lap main event will attempt to work their way in through B-Mains and the Midwest Sheet Metal Show-Me Challenge.
The $30,000 to win, 100-lap finale is set to follow as Jimmy Owens looks to continue his stranglehold on the Lucas Oil Speedway. The Pitts Homes USRA Modifieds round out the weekend action with a special $1,000 to win Main Event Presented by RacinDirt.com.
A limited number of 2-day Reserved Seat Tickets remain and can only be purchased by calling the track office at (417) 282-5984.
Advanced General Admission tickets for all 3-days of action are available at www.LucasOilSpeedway.com as well as the complete weekend schedule, pricing, and ticket information.
Lucas Oil Speedway is located at Highways 83 and 54 in Wheatland, MO. A campground with shower and bathroom facilities is also available. With it's entrance located just outside the pit gate this sprawling scenic camping facility will continue to enhance the racing experience at the Diamond of Dirt Tracks. Click www.LucasOilSpeedway.com for more information and detailed directions to the speedway or call the Track Hotline at (417) 282-5984.
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