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January 17, 2018
Kern County Raceway released the 2018 schedule, featuring 20 events at the half-mile track in Bakersfield. The 2018 season kicks off with the 4th annual Winter Showdown on Feb. 2–3 and will run Super Late Models/Tour Cars, Late Models and Super Stocks.
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January 17, 2018
Old Bridge Township Raceway Park, which has hosted drag racing since 1965 and the NHRA Summernationals for the Mello Yello Drag Racing Series since 1971, will not conduct quarter-mile or eighth-mile drag racing at the historic New Jersey drag strip this year.
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January 16, 2018
Joyce Newton, the co-founder of the Hoosier Racing Tire Corp. and the matriarch of the company, died Tuesday morning at the age of 85. Newton, along with her husband Bob, started the company in 1957, which had grown into the largest producer of race tires in the world.
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January 16, 2018
The Hoosier Tire Midwest Sprint Car Series (MSCS) officials have released the 2018 schedule for the 410 non-winged sprint car series, which features eighteen events at seven different dirt tracks in the Midwest US from April through October 2018.
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January 16, 2018
The International Hot Rod Association (IHRA) has announced that the 1/8-mile drag strip, Pat’s Auto Supply Motorsports Park in Beaverlodge, Alberta, has reached a multi-year agreement with the drag race sanctioning body.