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ROBERTS DOUBLES UP IN MIDWEST JR. DRAGSTER EVENT

ROBERTS DOUBLES UP IN MIDWEST JR. DRAGSTER EVENT Roloff, Oswald, Jensen, Scholten and Bode Also Score at US 131 Motorsports Park MARTIN, Mich. – Monica Roberts of Troy was the only double-up winner as Michigan drivers took five of the 12 trophies in the Lucas Oil/Protect the Harvest Midwest Jr. Dragster Super Series event presented [...]

By |2019-08-26T11:48:55-04:00August 26th, 2019|Uncategorized|Comments Off on ROBERTS DOUBLES UP IN MIDWEST JR. DRAGSTER EVENT

GARY HUNT’S US 131 RACER OF THE WEEK HAGAR PROVES ONCE MORE

MARTIN, Mich. – At the 18th annual US 131 Northern Nationals, Donnie Hagar proved once again that he is the consummate drag racer. He can beat you with his car or he can beat you with someone else’s. He can win at the quarter mile distance or the eighth mile; with a car or with [...]

By |2019-09-03T08:38:41-04:00August 15th, 2019|Uncategorized|Comments Off on GARY HUNT’S US 131 RACER OF THE WEEK HAGAR PROVES ONCE MORE

HUNTINGTON IS ‘ROAD MASTER’ IN US 131 OPENER

GARY HUNT’S US 131 RACER OF THE WEEK  HUNTINGTON IS ‘ROAD MASTER’ IN US 131 OPENER MARTIN, Mich. – When one thinks about race cars, the Buick Roadmaster probably isn’t the first vehicle that comes to mind. Nevertheless, Jake Huntington is doing his part to change all that. The Waltz resident drove his hulking Roadmaster, [...]

By |2019-05-15T16:36:29-04:00May 15th, 2019|Uncategorized|Comments Off on HUNTINGTON IS ‘ROAD MASTER’ IN US 131 OPENER

MOTOR STATE KNOCKOUT ADDS LATE MODEL MUSCLE FOR 2019

New for the 2019 Motor State KnockOut program is the addition of Late Model Muscle Cars to the 1/8-mile No-Prep Event. The new group will be divided into two divisions, Stock and Modified. Along with Big Tire, Small Tire and Outlaw Street, the day long race program will showcase some of the best No-Prep competition [...]

By |2019-01-24T11:52:24-04:00January 24th, 2019|Uncategorized|Comments Off on MOTOR STATE KNOCKOUT ADDS LATE MODEL MUSCLE FOR 2019

MILD WINTER ALLOWS CONSTRUCTION TO BEGIN AT US 131

With the unseasonably warm winter weather construction has begun at US 131 Motorsports Park.  SWT Excavating of Galesburg, owned by local racer and past track champion Scott Taylor, has been able to take advantage of the mild weather and rectify a drainage issue leading into the racer pit area.  “We have had an area as [...]

By |2019-01-10T11:11:25-04:00January 10th, 2019|Uncategorized|Comments Off on MILD WINTER ALLOWS CONSTRUCTION TO BEGIN AT US 131

Lane Automotive Safety Summit

Saturday, February 23rd, 2019  Safety is and must be top of mind for racers and crews alike. We will be hosting our second annual safety summit at Lane Automotive headquarters (8300 Lane Drive, Watervliet, MI 49098) on Saturday, February 23, 2019, from 9:00 AM to 2:00 PM.  Join industry experts and representatives from some of [...]

By |2018-12-17T10:18:26-04:00December 17th, 2018|Uncategorized|Comments Off on Lane Automotive Safety Summit

IHRA ANNOUNCES THE ADDITION OF SPORTSMAN CLASS (STREET) TO SUMMIT SUPERSERIES FOR 2019

WEST PALM BEACH, Fla. — The International Hot Rod Association (IHRA) Summit SuperSeries, the country’s most prestigious grassroots bracket racing program, returns for an 18th straight year in 2019 with the addition of a new Sportsman class. The popular $200,000 program is where each season more than 8,000 racers compete to become IHRA Summit SuperSeries [...]

By |2018-11-27T10:04:40-04:00November 27th, 2018|Uncategorized|Comments Off on IHRA ANNOUNCES THE ADDITION OF SPORTSMAN CLASS (STREET) TO SUMMIT SUPERSERIES FOR 2019

PIT AREA UPGRADE KEEPS US 131 ON THE CUTTING EDGE

PIT AREA UPGRADE KEEPS US 131 ON THE CUTTING EDGE                                                                                           [...]

By |2018-11-12T10:48:02-04:00November 12th, 2018|Uncategorized|Comments Off on PIT AREA UPGRADE KEEPS US 131 ON THE CUTTING EDGE

IHRA, SUMMIT RACING EQUIPMENT ANNOUNCE MULTI-YEAR EXTENSION

WEST PALM BEACH, Fla. — The International Hot Rod Association (IHRA) and Summit Racing Equipment announce a multi-year partnership extension of the IHRA Summit SuperSeries and IHRA Summit Team Finals programs.  The IHRA Summit SuperSeries, the largest and most prestigious bracket racing program in drag racing, will return for an 18th consecutive year in 2019. [...]

By |2018-11-01T14:45:10-04:00November 1st, 2018|Uncategorized|Comments Off on IHRA, SUMMIT RACING EQUIPMENT ANNOUNCE MULTI-YEAR EXTENSION

No-Prep Triple Crown is now the Motor State KnockOut!

After two successful years hosting this "must attend" race, a new event name was needed to ensure the continued growth of the event. Moving forward, the No-Prep Triple Crown presented by Lane Automotive will be known as the Motor State KnockOut. The event will continue to be supported by some of the more well-known aftermarket parts manufacturers [...]

By |2018-10-24T10:29:02-04:00October 24th, 2018|Uncategorized|Comments Off on No-Prep Triple Crown is now the Motor State KnockOut!
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