Corona, California (April 12, 2017) - General Tire and Team Lucas are going racing together for the 10th year in a row in 2017. The General Tire/Team Lucas partnership includes major at-event exposure and network television coverage for the Lucas Oil Off Road Racing Series, Lucas Oil Pro Pulling League, Lucas Oil Drag Boat Racing Series, Lucas Oil Speedway, Lucas Oil Modified Series, ASCS Sprint Car Series, Lucas Oil Late Model Dirt Series, Lucas Oil AMA Motocross Championship, the Best in the Desert Series, and the annual Lucas Oil Chili Bowl Nationals from Tulsa, OK.
TUCSON, Arizona (April 8, 2017) – Taylor Miinch won the Lucas Oil Modified race at Tucson Speedway Saturday night (April 8). The 22-year-old from Blossom Valley, California, started on the pole, led all 75 laps of the FAST EZ-EFI Tucson Shootout over the speedway’s 3/8 -mile banked, paved oval and finished 1.146 seconds ahead of 2016 DJ Safety Rookie of the Year Travis Thirkettle.
Nothing to it – if you discount having to deal with eight caution flags, two of which turned into red flag stoppages, and a serious challenge from two-time series champion Austin Barnes, who was bidding for his third straight win.
TUCSON, Arizona (April 5, 2017) – Back in 1974, before all but a handful of drivers in the Lucas Oil Modified Series presented by RAM Mounts had been born and running naked at sports events was in vogue, country music star Ray Stevens sang about a guy he called “The Streak."
CORONA, California (March 2017) - OPTIMA Batteries, the manufacturer of superior performance, long-lasting car, truck, tractor and marine batteries and a major power source throughout motorsports, will again partner with Team Lucas in 2017.
CORONA, California (March 22, 2017) - K&N Filters, the world's leading manufacturer of washable performance air filters and air intake systems, is continuing its long-time partnership with Team Lucas and has expanded its involvement to encompass multiple racing series.
CORONA, California (March 14, 2017) - GEICO, one of the premier auto insurers in the United States, continues to strengthen its position as a leader in the motorsports industry by continuing its major commitments to Team Lucas events for the 8th consecutive year.