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Griffin gearing up to race at Eldora

QUINCY -- Jake Griffin's racing career is alive and well. The 20-year-old Quincy resident is set to return to the NASCAR Gander Outdoors Truck Series in 2 1/2 weeks and used Sunday night at Quincy Raceways as a primer. Griffin, a one-time regular...

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Quincy Raceways get rehearsal for Hell Tour

QUINCY -- Sunday night at Quincy Raceways served as both a dress rehearsal and a welcome back. The site plays host to the UMP Summer Nationals Hell Tour July 7 and track officials desperately needed a night of racing to fine-tune operations prior to the ar

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Teenage driver captures pair of Grand Prix championships

QUINCY -- Not too bad for a kid who doesn't even have a driver's license. Quincy's Riley Scott, a 15-year-old rising star in the world of karting, added two more major titles to his resume on Sunday beneath the sun-splashed skies at South Park.

Birck moves closer to atop sport mod points standings
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Birck moves closer to atop sport mod points standings

QUINCY -- Adam Birck has moved another step closer to escaping the hole he found himself in back in April. Birck increased his sport mod feature win streak to three Sunday night at Quincy Raceways, inching closer to that division's points lead. Birck was s

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Pierce smoothly goes wire-to-wire for victory

QUINCY -- The Smooth Operator was just that Sunday night at Quincy Raceways. Bobby "The Smooth Operator" Pierce led flag-to-flag to win the 40-lap Midwest Latemodel Racing Association (MLRA) event sanctioned by the Lucas Oil Series.

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Raceways gearing up for big-ticket event

QUINCY -- Those Sunday night showers cut short the racing program at Quincy Raceways, but failed to extinguish the anticipation for the first major show of the year at the track. The Broadway Bullring hosts the MLRA open late models May 5...

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Iowa hotshoe driving car to beat in sport compact class

QUINCY -- At some point, Barry Taft envisions moving up from the sport compact class to stock cars or maybe a modified. Taft's sport compact rivals undoubtedly hope that decision comes sooner, rather than later. Taft won his second straight...