Tommy Cordray has been in the top five of the Lucas Oil Speedway ULMA points chase six times since 2009, including two track championships. (Chris Bork photo)
Wheatland, Missouri (December 21, 2016) - When it comes to the racing game, Tom Cordray long has been a one-man band. There's no outside sponsor money flowing into the operation. The veteran Late Model racer does all the mechanical preparation and race-night work himself.
Tyler Brown (10) duels with Andy Bryant in a Lucas Oil Speedway feature. Brown was second to JC Morton in USRA B-Mod points in 2016 at the speedway. (Chris Bork photo)
Wheatland, Missouri (December 19, 2016) - Because Tyler Brown failed to win a feature in 2016 in the Ozark Golf Cars USRA B-Mod division at Lucas Oil Speedway, he knows a lot of fans might consider his season a disappointment.
Wheatland, Missouri (December 15, 2016) - From the time drivers check into the pits until the last checkered flag waves, Kebra Weaver is one of the busiest people on race nights at Lucas Oil Speedway.
Wheatland, Missouri (December 12, 2016) - Steve Beach is getting to the point of his racing career where having fun takes priority over chasing championships. Some of that fun will begin this week when Beach assumes the David role against a bunch of dirt-racing Goliaths.
Season passes for Lucas Oil Speedway's dirt-track events - or all events including Lake Lucas and the new Off-Road track - are available by calling (417) 282-5984.
Wheatland, Missouri (December 8, 2016) - Danny Lorton recently celebrated the one-year anniversary of being hired as Lucas Oil Speedway's Assistant General Manager. Lorton said working at one of America's premier motorsports facilities has been everything he anticipated and then some.
Wheatland, Missouri (December 6, 2016) - The flat, half-mile asphalt oval where so many memories were made is long gone. But when Mark Martin returns to the Ozark Empire Fairgrounds in Springfield on Jan. 7, memories are sure to come flooding back.
Wheatland, Missouri (December 1, 2016) - Finishing second in the highly competitive Pitts Homes USRA Modified points chase at Lucas Oil Speedway is nothing to sneeze at, but forgive Jason Pursley for feeling a bit underwhelmed. He's been down that road before.
Wheatland, Missouri (November 29, 2016) - The search for a perfect Christmas gift for the racing fan leads directly to Lucas Oil Speedway.