ON THIS DAY: Chub Strikes Twice, Lanigan’s Hot Streak, Sheppard Steals Thriller

One of the busiest dates of the month, May 18 has featured four previous World of Outlaws Morton Buildings Late Model events. Among the storylines, Chub Frank won on back-to-back years with a 2007 triumph at Michigan’s I-96 Speedway and a 2008 victory at Lincoln Speedway in Illinois. In 2014, Darrell Lanigan kept his hot … Read more

EDGE OF SEVENTEEN: Sheppard Wins Rain-Shortened Race at I-96

The chance of rain was imminent Thursday night at I-96 Speedway, so the urgency of the World of Outlaws Morton Buildings Late Model Series racers was clear. Get to the lead and get to the lead quickly. That’s exactly how Brandon Sheppard raced. From his outside front row starting position, Sheppard charged around Chase Junghans … Read more

8/29/19 – I-96 Speedway

Morton Buildings Feature (24 Laps, rain shortened) 1. 1-Brandon Sheppard [2][$10,000]; 2. 18-Chase Junghans [1][$5,000]; 3. 99jr-Frank Heckenast [3][$3,000]; 4. 29-Darrell Lanigan [4][$2,500]; 5. 97-Cade Dillard [6][$2,000]; 6. M14-Brandon Thirlby [14][$1,700]; 7. 25-Shane Clanton [5][$1,400]; 8. 7-Ricky Weiss [12][$1,300]; 9. 99B-Boom Briggs [7][$1,200]; 10. 42-Chad Finley [8][$1,100]; 11. 87-David Mielke [13][$1,050]; 12. B1-Brent Larson [11][$1,000]; … Read more

World of Outlaws Morton Buildings Late Models I-96 Speedway, August 29th, 2019 | HIGHLIGHTS

World of Outlaws Morton Buildings Late Models I-96 Speedway, August 29th, 2019 | HIGHLIGHTS

World of Outlaws Morton Buildings Late Model Series Feature Event Highlights from I-96 Speedway in Lake Odessa, Michigan on August 29th, 2019. To view the full race, visit DIRTVision.com. Note: This event was declared official after 24 laps due to rain.

David Gravel Scores Third Win of the Year During Eventful Feature at I-96

David Gravel Scores Third Win of the Year During Eventful Feature at I-96

LAKE ODESSA, MI – June 1, 2018 – David Gravel powered from third on a restart to lead Lap 16 and went on to win the Rumble in Michigan at I-96 Speedway. Shane Stewart continued his streak of top-five finishes with a second place run and Brad Sweet, who stole the lead from Gravel only for it to be negated by a yellow, settled for third at the conclusion of the caution-filled Feature.

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On the Podium: Brad Sweet looks to add to success at I-96 Speedway

On the Podium: Brad Sweet looks to add to success at I-96 Speedway

LAKE ODESSA, MI — May 30, 2018 —No driver has a better average finish at I-96 Speedway over the last three World of Outlaws Craftsman Sprint Car Series events at the track than Brad Sweet. The California native won at I-96 in 2015, was second in 2014 and ran third in his most recent start at the track in 2016. That trio of podium performances equates to an average finish of second.

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World of Outlaws return to I-96 Speedway on June 1

World of Outlaws return to I-96 Speedway on June 1

LAKE ODESSA, MI — May 23, 2018 — The World of Outlaws Craftsman Sprint Car Series hits the track at I-96 Speedway in Lake Odessa, MI on Friday, June 1 for the Rumble in Michigan. The event will mark the Series return to the 3/8-mile, after a one-year hiatus.

The World of Outlaws Craftsman Sprint Car Series has raced a total of 14 times at I-96 Speedway, dating back to 1995. The majority of those races were on the original half-mile, which was re-configured a few years ago to its current 3/8-mile layout. David Gravel won the most recent World of Outlaws Craftsman Sprint Car Series event at I-96 Speedway in 2016. The Connecticut native, who had a career-year in 2017, winning 18 Feature events, has two wins thus far in 2018.

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