WEST: $10,000 Up for Grabs During SRL Southwest Tour Finale at Las Vegas Bullring in November

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BAKERSFIELD, Calif. – official series release — The SRL Southwest Tour announced Thursday that David “Homie” Mulcahy, owner of Retro Custom Metals, has added $5,000 to the winner’s payout at the series’ championship finale at the Bullring at Las Vegas Motor Speedway on Nov. 19. The event will now pay $10,000 to the winner, following an announcement last fall that the …

WEST: The Bullring at Las Vegas Unveils 2016 Short Track Racing Schedule

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LAS VEGAS, Nev. – official track release — Jeff Speer photo — The competition schedule for Las Vegas Motor Speedway’s Bullring short track has been finalized for 2016. Days after celebrating an immensely successful 2015 season with its annual awards banquet at Sam’s Town on Saturday night, the three-eighths-mile paved oval has locked in its 2016 lineup, with nearly 20 event …

WEST: Champions Honored During Bullring Awards Banquet at Las Vegas Motor Speedway

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LAS VEGAS – official track release — LVMS/Instant Images photo — It was a night to celebrate as Las Vegas Motor Speedway hosted its annual Bullring Awards Banquet at Sam’s Town on Saturday. Each of the 11 class champions for 2015 were recognized at the special ceremony, with nearly 300 people gathering at the Boyd Gaming property to enjoy an evening …

WEST: Doss Dominates for Open Comp 150 Win at the Las Vegas Bullring

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LAS VEGAS — official release — Jeff Speer photo — Jeremy Doss atoned for a mistake during qualifying by running away with Saturday night’s Open Comp 150 during the second night of the annual Fall Classic at The Bullring at Las Vegas Motor Speedway. Although Doss had one of the fastest NASCAR Super Late Models all weekend, he qualified a …

WEST: Beasley Sets SLM Quick Time at Bullring; Green Wins Southwest Truck Series Event

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LAS VEGAS — official release — Jeff Speer/LVMS Bullring photo — Jay Beasley made a triumphant return to Las Vegas on Friday, setting the quickest time in qualifying for Saturday’s $10,000-to-win Open Comp 150 super late model feature during the first day of the Fall Classic at The Bullring at Las Vegas Motor Speedway. Reigning track champion Scott Gafforini had …

NWAAS: Kwasniewski and Beasley to Compete at the Bullring in Vegas

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LAS VEGAS — official release — Bullring at Las Vegas photo — Dylan Kwasniewski, who made the jump from The Bullring at Las Vegas Motor Speedway to the NASCAR Nationwide Series, will return to his racing roots this weekend when he competes in the Fall Classic featuring the Open Comp 150 on his hometown 3/8-mile paved oval. Kwasniewski will be …

SRL SWT: Thorn Wins Blackjack 121 at Las Vegas Bullring

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May 4, 2014 — official release — Rex Emerson photo — LAS VEGAS – Derek Thorn is beginning to make winning a habit. Thorn, from Bakersfield, Calif., led the final 71 laps of Saturday night’s Spears Southwest Tour Blackjack 121 and earned his sixth career SWT victory at The Bullring at Las Vegas Motor Speedway. Although Thorn was the fastest qualifier, …

Las Vegas Bullring: Peyton Saxton Snags Two Seconds; Third Gen Racing 1-2-3 Sweep On Friday

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April 29, 2014 — LAS VEGAS, NV — Two nights of INEX Legends racing action at the Las Vegas Motor Speedway’s “Bullring” produced two outstanding second place finishes for local rising star Peyton Saxton. Saxton, a 15-year-old in only his third full season of racing (and first in the Pro division), finished behind his teammate Jason Irwin on Friday and …

AUDIO/FEATURE: Peyton Saxton moves forward to new year after sterling 2013 campaign

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January 5, 2014 — Audio and story by Jacob Seelman for Speed77 Radio and Race Chaser Online — Cover photo courtesy of Saxton Racing — LAS VEGAS, NV — Many times in racing, the word silver equals falling short. However, for 15-year-old Peyton Saxton, silver represents a huge step in the right direction and a vastly successful season despite coming …