WAYCROSS, GA (July 5, 2012) – The Lucas Oil Late Model Dirt Series sanctioned event from Lucas Oil Speedway, held May 26th, will air on SPEED this Sunday, July 8th at 4PM (eastern). The DART Show-Me 100, presented by ProtectTheHarvest.com was filmed in High Definition by Lucas Oil Studios, a division of Lucas Oil Products, Inc.
Fans will want to tune in and watch this event, which produced some of the year’s best dirt racing action and drama at the “Diamond of Dirt Tracks”. Filmed in front of a record crowd, this mega event drew a strong field of drivers from all over the country to compete in the “Show-Me State” of Missouri. The broadcast will include HD filming, driver interviews, in-car cameras, and technical segments.
“We encourage everyone to watch the DART Show-Me 100, presented by ProtectTheHarvest.com this Sunday at 4PM EST on SPEED. With the support of Forrest and Charlotte Lucas, of Lucas Oil Products, our awesome Team Lucas Partners and the LOLMDS sponsors, our fans can enjoy phenomenal dirt late model racing on SPEED again in 2012. The collective efforts of Lucas Oil Studios and the exciting racing, makes for a great dirt late model TV show,” stated Ritchie Lewis, Series Director.
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The entire 2012 Lucas Oil Late Model Dirt Series TV schedule can be found on the series website www.lucasdirt.com under the schedule link.
The Lucas Oil Late Model Dirt Series heads to the state of Mississippi to compete at Magnolia Motor Speedway in Columbus, MS this Friday and Saturday July 6th and 7th. The Columbus Convention and Visitors Bureau “Clash at the Mag” will kick off on Thursday July 5th with an open practice session. On Friday July 6th , the LOLMDS will have Red Buck Cigar Time Trials and Heat Races. Then, on Saturday Night, July 7th there will be LOLMDS B-mains followed by the 100 Lap Columbus Convention and Visitors Bureau “Clash at the Mag“ feature event paying $20,000 to win and $1,200 to start. For more information on this weekend’s Columbus Convention and Visitors Bureau “Clash at the Mag” at Magnolia Motor Speedway visit the tracks website at www.magnoliadirt.com or call the track at (662) 240-3478.
Fans and racers are reminded to log onto the LOLMDS website during events and keep up with all the action through the “Live Timing and Scoring” page athttp://www.lucasdirt.com/live.
About Lucas Oil Late Model Dirt Series: Founded in 2005, the Lucas Oil Late Model Dirt Series is the nations' premier dirt late model sanctioning organization. It currently sanctions 46 events in 19 states in 2012 and receives national exposure through taped-delayed series events that are shown on CBS, CBS Sports, SPEED, NBC Sports and MAVTV.
About Lucas Oil Products: Founded in 1989 by Forrest and Charlotte Lucas, Lucas Oil Products, Inc. has established itself as one of the fastest-growing lubrication product lines in the consumer automotive aftermarket, featuring a line of engine oils, greases, gear lubes, problem-solving additives, and car-care products. Through innovative product research and development, along with aggressive marketing programs, Lucas Oil has established itself as a worldwide leader in the lubrication industry. Motorsports has always been part of the Lucas Oil culture and the cornerstone of the company's marketing strategy. Such passion for motorsports has inspired Lucas Oil to sponsor many race teams, events and series at all levels, including, NHRA, IRL, ASCS, NASCAR, IHRA and many more. Lucas Oil has also taken ownership and operational control of a number of high profile racing properties, such as: Lucas Oil Off Road Racing Series, Lucas Oil Drag Boat Series, Lucas Oil Pro Pulling League, Lucas Oil Late Model Dirt Series, Lucas Oil Modified Series, Lucas Oil Speedway in Wheatland, MO. and the Lucas Oil I-10 Speedway in Blythe, CA.
In 2007 Lucas Oil founded its own production house, Lucas Oil Production Studios, dedicated to producing high action motorsports television. Currently Lucas Oil Production Studios produces over 300 hours of original programming for networks such as CBS, NBC Sports, SPEED, and MAVTV. More information on Lucas Oil Products, Inc. can be found by visiting lucasoil.com.
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