TULSA, Okla. — The Lucas Oil American Sprint Car Series presented by Sawblade.com has scheduled 51 events for its 28thseason.
With a few nights of racing still in the works, more tracks will be finalized as series officials head into the indoor racing season.
“Right now, we have five events as TBA as we work out some details, but we’re excited to see some tracks returning to the National Tour that has been absent for a few years, as well as continuing to add new tracks,” said Terry Mattox, ASCS scheduling coordinator. “We’re hoping to announce a few of those TBA events between PRI and the Chili Bowl.”
Kicking off the 2019 lineup with the 46th Devil’s Bowl Spring Nationals March 15-16, the Lucas Oil American Sprint Car Series presented by Sawblade.com stays in the “Lone Star State” through the following weekend as Golden Triangle Raceway Park returns after a five-year absence from the tour lineup on March 22-23.
Followed by a trio of tracks that take the term “high-banked” very seriously, Eagle Raceway in Eagle, Neb., is set for April 25 with U.S. 36 Raceway on Osborn, Mo. on April 26 and Randolph County Raceway in Moberly, Mo. on April 27.
Setting teams east, the National Tour returns for the Battle of the Groves II at Williams Grove Speedway in Mechanicsburg, Pa. on May 3 and Selinsgrove (Pa.) Speedway on May 4.
The first new track of the season comes May 17 at I-96 Speedway in Lake Odessa, Mich.
Working back to the Midwest for the Memorial Day weekend, Lake Ozark Speedway is on board for May 25-26.
Steering west back into Texas, Route 66 Motor Speedway in Amarillo on June 1 is followed by the Devil’s Bowl Speedway Summer Nationals on June 4. Lawton Speedway in Lawton, Okla., follows on June 5 then Creek County Speedway on June 6 before the week wraps up at Salina Speedway in Salina, Kan., on June 8.
Kicking off the march to the Northwest, Brown County Speedway in Aberdeen, S.D., is June 14 with Black Hills Speedway back on the lineup on June 15.
A quick jog to Washington will see a $15,000 prize up for grabs once again at the 48th annual Jim Raper Memorial Dirt Cup at Skagit Speedway in Alger, Wash., June 20-22. On to the Fred Brownfield Classic at Grays Harbor Raceway in Elma, Wash. on June 28-29.
Expanding the stay in Montana, the Grizzly Nationals at Gallatin Speedway in Belgrade, Mont., on July 12-13 is followed by the return to Billings, Mont. at Big Sky Speedway on Friday, July 19 and Saturday, July 20.
Getting teams back into Iowa for the 29th Knoxville 360 Nationals, the three-night, $15,000 to win affair is August 1-3 and kicks off Southern Iowa Sprint Week. The Ultimate Challenge at Southern Iowa Speedway in Oskaloosa, Iowa takes place on Aug. 6 with the tour off until Aug. 18 with things firing back up at Missouri State Fair Speedway in Sedalia, Mo.
Riverside Int’l Speedway in West Memphis, Ark., on Aug. 24 will lead into Labor Day weekend with West Burlington, Iowa’s 34 Raceway getting its first taste of the Lucas Oil American Sprint Car Series presented by Sawblade.com on Aug. 30 before the return to Lake Ozark Speedway for the Lake Ozark 360 National on Aug. 31 and Sept. 1.
Three nights with $10,000 on the line at the ninth annual Hockett/McMillin Memorial on Sept. 19-21.
The Creek County Speedway Fall Fling will move to the early weeks of October with the dates falling on Oct. 11-12. The Devil’s Bowl Winter Nationals hits the following week on Oct. 18-19 with the 2019 season wrapping up during NASCAR weekend at Texas Motor Speedway as Tony Stewart presents the Vankor Texas Sprint Nationals on Nov. 1-2.
2019 Lucas Oil ASCS presented by Sawblade.com Schedule
March 15-16 Devil’s Bowl Speedway Mesquite, Texas
March 22-23 Golden Triangle Raceway Park Beaumont, Texas
April 25 Eagle Raceway Eagle, Neb.
April 26 US 36 Raceway Osborn, Mo.
April 27 Randolph County Raceway Moberly, Mo.
May 3 Williams Grove Speedway Mechanicsburg, Pa.
May 4 Selinsgrove Speedway Selinsgrove, Pa.
May 10-11 TBA
May 17 I-96 Speedway Lake Odessa, Mich.
May 18-19 TBA
May 25-26 Lake Ozark SpeedwayEldon, Mo.
June 1 Route 66 Motor Speedway Amarillo, Texas
June 4 Devil’s Bowl Speedway Mesquite, Texas
June 5 Lawton Speedway Lawton, Okla.
June 6 Creek County Speedway Sapulpa, Okla.
June 8 Salina Speedway Salina, Kan.
June 14 Brown County Speedway Aberdeen, S.D.
June 15 Black Hills Speedway Rapid City, S.D.
June 20-22 Skagit Speedway Alger, Wash.
June 28-29 Grays Harbor Raceway Elma, Wash.
July 5-6 TBA
July 12-13 Gallatin Speedway Belgrade, Mon.
July 19-20 Big Sky Speedway Billings, Mon.
Aug. 1-3 Knoxville Raceway Knoxville, Iowa
Aug. 6 Southern Iowa Speedway Oskaloosa, Iowa
Aug. 18 Missouri State Fair Speedway Sedalia, Mo.
Aug. 24 Riverside Int. Speedway West Memphis, Ark.
Aug. 30 34 Raceway West Burlington, Iowa
Aug. 31-Sept. 1 Lake Ozark SpeedwayEldon, Mo.
Sept. 19-21 Lucas Oil Speedway Wheatland, Mo.
Oct. 11-12 Creek County Speedway, Sapulpa, Okla.
Oct. 18-19 Devil’s Bowl Speedway Mesquite, Texas
Nov. 1-2 Texas Motor Speedway Ft. Worth, Texas