Lucas Oil : News and Headlines http://www.lucasoil.com/rss_articles.sd?catid=2 "It Works" en-us Lucas family to help dedicate MRI room at Peyton Manning Children's Hospital http://www.lucasoil.com/articles1-5607/LucasfamilytohelpdedicateMRIroomatPeytonManningChildrensHospital Peyton Manning Children's Hospital at St. Vincent will hold a special dedication ceremony Thursday for a drag-racing-themed MRI room. The room was completed with funds raised from the Eric Medlen Golf Tournament, hosted annually by Morgan and Katie Lucas. The room is complete with racing memorabilia and photos of the late Funny Car driver, who was killed in a crash in 2007. 2014-04-24 http://www.lucasoil.com/articles1-5607/LucasfamilytohelpdedicateMRIroomatPeytonManningChildrensHospital ProtectTheHarvest.com driver Brogdon gives back to hometown fans http://www.lucasoil.com/articles1-5609/ProtectTheHarvestcomdriverBrogdongivesbacktohometownfans ProtectTheHarvest.com Pro Stock driver Rodger Brogdon will arrive at his hometown track this weekend with a few extra special guests. In fact, one lucky winner and her guests scored the trip of a lifetime to the O'Reilly Auto Parts NHRA SpringNationals thanks to the Tomball, Texas, native. 2014-04-24 http://www.lucasoil.com/articles1-5609/ProtectTheHarvestcomdriverBrogdongivesbacktohometownfans GARY PHILLIPS' LUCAS OIL TA/FC HAS DREAM WEEKEND http://www.lucasoil.com/articles1-5608/GARYPHILLIPSLUCASOILTAFCHASDREAMWEEKEND At last weekend's Santo's Super 3 Extreme Drag Race, Gary Phillips swept the board by claiming wins on both nights and setting a new elapsed time record in his Lucas Oil Products Top Alcohol Funny Car. On night one of the event, after struggling during the lone qualifying session, Gary came back to defeat John Cannuli with a 5.60 shutting off early to run only 245mph. 2014-04-23 http://www.lucasoil.com/articles1-5608/GARYPHILLIPSLUCASOILTAFCHASDREAMWEEKEND Lucas Oil racer Morgan looking for brighter weekend in Houston http://www.lucasoil.com/articles1-5606/LucasOilracerMorganlookingforbrighterweekendinHouston Shaking off a difficult race in Charlotte, Lucas Oil Pro Stock driver Larry Morgan is optimistic things will turn around at the O'Reilly Auto Parts NHRA SpringNationals this weekend. Morgan was forced to use three engines in Charlotte, and problems forced him to miss two qualifying sessions, a rarity for the veteran campaigner, but Morgan and his team spent the time between Charlotte and Houston repairing engines and adjusting their Ford Mustang's tune-up. 2014-04-23 http://www.lucasoil.com/articles1-5606/LucasOilracerMorganlookingforbrighterweekendinHouston Houston's Brogdon hopes to do well at hometown race http://www.lucasoil.com/articles1-5604/HoustonsBrogdonhopestodowellathometownrace A wide smile crosses the face of ProtectTheHarvest.com Pro Stock driver Rodger Brogdon at the prospects of doing well at this weekend's O'Reilly Auto Parts NHRA SpringNationals. That's because Royal Purple Raceway in Houston is his hometown track; Brogdon lives in Tomball, Texas, north of the city, and his race shop is housed in Houston. 2014-04-22 http://www.lucasoil.com/articles1-5604/HoustonsBrogdonhopestodowellathometownrace Crampton sees a bright future for GEICO/Lucas Oil team http://www.lucasoil.com/articles1-5605/CramptonseesabrightfutureforGEICOLucasOilteam GEICO/Lucas Oil Top Fuel dragster driver Richie Crampton is doing all he can to be the best he can be for his Morgan Lucas Racing team. This week, before heading to the O'Reilly Auto Parts NHRA SpringNationals, that included a first-time visit with an eye doctor. 2014-04-22 http://www.lucasoil.com/articles1-5605/CramptonseesabrightfutureforGEICOLucasOilteam Patison Finished on Podium at I-10 Speedway http://www.lucasoil.com/articles1-5603/PatisonFinishedonPodiumatI10Speedway Jason Patison and team traveled to Blythe California on April 19th, for round 3 of the Lucas Oil Modified Series. Patison's STR Chevrolet was fast right off the trailer but was hit with some very uncommon mechanical failures during the weekend. "Mechanical failures are just part of racing but we had some really weird stuff go wrong, we had the float in brand new carburetor break and then we had the stud that holds our air cleaner sheer off and I lost the whole cleaner assembly while I was running down the straightaway." 2014-04-21 http://www.lucasoil.com/articles1-5603/PatisonFinishedonPodiumatI10Speedway Travis Irving, Ryan Partridge take Lucas Oil Late Model Twins victories at Irwindale http://www.lucasoil.com/articles1-5602/TravisIrvingRyanPartridgetakeLucasOilLateModelTwinsvictoriesatIrwindale Travis Irving won his first feature since 2011 and Ryan Partridge took his third of the season in the Lucas Oil Late Model Twins at Irwindale Speedway on Saturday night before 3,823 spectators. Irving broke Partridge's three-race winning streak in the Lucas Oil Late Models in the second feature. The 28-year-old from Corona, Calif. 2014-04-21 http://www.lucasoil.com/articles1-5602/TravisIrvingRyanPartridgetakeLucasOilLateModelTwinsvictoriesatIrwindale Lucas Oil Stadium is top-ranked for third straight year http://www.lucasoil.com/articles1-5601/LucasOilStadiumistoprankedforthirdstraightyear The Colts fought hard to build a new stadium in Indianapolis that would give the city and their fans a sense of pride. Since its grand opening in 2008, Lucas Oil Stadium has done just that. In only six years, the stadium has not only hosted a Super Bowl, but has also proven itself to be among the elite as far as NFL stadiums are concerned. 2014-04-17 http://www.lucasoil.com/articles1-5601/LucasOilStadiumistoprankedforthirdstraightyear LUCAS OIL ANNOUNCED AS EVENT TITLE SPONSOR FOR NASCAR CAMPING WORLD TRUCK SERIES RACE AT CHICAGOLAND SPEEDWAY http://www.lucasoil.com/articles1-5599/LUCASOILANNOUNCEDASEVENTTITLESPONSORFORNASCARCAMPINGWORLDTRUCKSERIESRACEATCHICAGOLANDSPEEDWAY Chicagoland Speedway today announced Lucas Oil as the title sponsor of its NASCAR Camping World Truck Series race this September. 2014-04-15 http://www.lucasoil.com/articles1-5599/LUCASOILANNOUNCEDASEVENTTITLESPONSORFORNASCARCAMPINGWORLDTRUCKSERIESRACEATCHICAGOLANDSPEEDWAY TEAM TELCEL WINS SECOND CONSECUTIVE RACE http://www.lucasoil.com/articles1-5600/TEAMTELCELWINSSECONDCONSECUTIVERACE Chip Ganassi Racing with Felix Sabates (CGRFS) made its way to victory lane Saturday afternoon in the Tequila Patron Sports Car Showcase At Long Beach as the No. 01 Telcel Ford EcoBoost Riley with drivers Scott Pruett and Memo Rojas finished first overall in the team's second entry into the historical race. 2014-04-14 http://www.lucasoil.com/articles1-5600/TEAMTELCELWINSSECONDCONSECUTIVERACE Crampton ready for first attempt at NHRA Four-Wide Nationals http://www.lucasoil.com/articles1-5597/CramptonreadyforfirstattemptatNHRAFourWideNationals In the mind of GEICO/Lucas Oil Top Fuel dragster driver Richie Crampton, he has driven a Funny Car, Pro Stock, and Pro Stock Motorcycle during this weekend's NHRA Four-Wide Nationals. 2014-04-14 http://www.lucasoil.com/articles1-5597/CramptonreadyforfirstattemptatNHRAFourWideNationals Crampton's first Four-Wide experience goes up in tire smoke http://www.lucasoil.com/articles1-5598/CramptonsfirstFourWideexperiencegoesupintiresmoke Despite having the third pick of lanes for the first round of the NHRA Four-Wide Nationals on Sunday, GEICO/Lucas Oil driver Richie Crampton and his Morgan Lucas Racing team figured they had a little luck on their side. 2014-04-14 http://www.lucasoil.com/articles1-5598/CramptonsfirstFourWideexperiencegoesupintiresmoke Morgan ready for a brighter day during Four-Wide eliminations http://www.lucasoil.com/articles1-5596/MorganreadyforabrighterdayduringFourWideeliminations Larry Morgan and the Lucas Oil Ford Pro Stock team are glad the first two days of the NHRA Four-Wide Nationals are in the books. Despite a myriad of problems, Morgan qualified No. 16 for the unique Four-Wide race, giving the veteran a fighting chance in eliminations. 2014-04-14 http://www.lucasoil.com/articles1-5596/MorganreadyforabrighterdayduringFourWideeliminations Lucas Oil rider Arana Sr. ready to show why he is called 'the Hammer' http://www.lucasoil.com/articles1-5591/LucasOilriderAranaSrreadytoshowwhyheiscalledtheHammer In only the second Pro Stock Motorcycle race of the 2014 NHRA Mello Yello Drag Racing Series, Lucas Oil rider Hector Arana Sr. isn't pleased with his results, but he knows anything can happen this Sunday at the NHRA Four-Wide Nationals in Charlotte. 2014-04-14 http://www.lucasoil.com/articles1-5591/LucasOilriderAranaSrreadytoshowwhyheiscalledtheHammer RCR Nationwide Series Darlington Raceway Post Race Report - VFW Sport Clips Help a Hero 200 http://www.lucasoil.com/articles1-5592/RCRNationwideSeriesDarlingtonRacewayPostRaceReportVFWSportClipsHelpaHero200 Ty Dillon qualified fifth and was the highest qualifying Richard Childress Racing entry. His other RCR teammates, Brian Scott, Cale Conley and Brendan Gaughan started seventh, 11th and 13th respectively. Ty Dillon earned a 10th-place finish, Brian Scott was 11th, Brendan Gaughan 22nd and Cale Conley was 33rd in his second-career NNS start. 2014-04-14 http://www.lucasoil.com/articles1-5592/RCRNationwideSeriesDarlingtonRacewayPostRaceReportVFWSportClipsHelpaHero200 Lucas Oil rider Arana Jr. poised to repeat Four-Wide victory http://www.lucasoil.com/articles1-5593/LucasOilriderAranaJrpoisedtorepeatFourWidevictory After a rough start to the 2014 NHRA Mello Yello Drag Racing Series season for Pro Stock Motorcycle rider Hector Arana Jr., stellar qualifying sessions in Charlotte have him as a top contender to take home the win at the NHRA Four-Wide Nationals. 2014-04-14 http://www.lucasoil.com/articles1-5593/LucasOilriderAranaJrpoisedtorepeatFourWidevictory Brogdon, ProtectTheHarvest.com team looking for complete run http://www.lucasoil.com/articles1-5595/BrogdonProtectTheHarvestcomteamlookingforcompleterun In the mind of GEICO/Lucas Oil Top Fuel dragster driver Richie Crampton, he has driven a Funny Car, Pro Stock, and Pro Stock Motorcycle during this weekend's NHRA Four-Wide Nationals. 2014-04-14 http://www.lucasoil.com/articles1-5595/BrogdonProtectTheHarvestcomteamlookingforcompleterun ProtectTheHarvest.com/MAVTV rider Arana ready to race four-wide with new engine http://www.lucasoil.com/articles1-5590/ProtectTheHarvestcomMAVTVriderAranareadytoracefourwidewithnewengine In only his second NHRA Four-Wide Nationals start, Pro Stock Motorcycle rider Adam Arana is looking like an NHRA Mello Yello Drag Racing Series veteran after making a solid qualifying attempt in Charlotte. 2014-04-14 http://www.lucasoil.com/articles1-5590/ProtectTheHarvestcomMAVTVriderAranareadytoracefourwidewithnewengine East Bay Winternationals Final Night Airs on MAVTV Twice on Saturday http://www.lucasoil.com/articles1-5589/EastBayWinternationalsFinalNightAirsonMAVTVTwiceonSaturday The Lucas Oil Late Model Dirt Series will, once again, air on TV this Saturday with the broadcast of the final night from East Bay Raceway Park in Tampa, FL. This thrilling event, won by Davey Johnson, was the Saturday night race taped for TV from East Bay and was held on February 15th. 2014-04-11 http://www.lucasoil.com/articles1-5589/EastBayWinternationalsFinalNightAirsonMAVTVTwiceonSaturday ProtectTheHarvest.com driver Brogdon looking to score in Charlotte http://www.lucasoil.com/articles1-5588/ProtectTheHarvestcomdriverBrogdonlookingtoscoreinCharlotte With Las Vegas behind him, ProtectTheHarvest.com Pro Stock driver Rodger Brogdon is ready to see what the rest of the 2014 NHRA Mello Yello Drag Racing Series season holds for him beginning with this weekend's NHRA Four-Wide Nationals. 2014-04-09 http://www.lucasoil.com/articles1-5588/ProtectTheHarvestcomdriverBrogdonlookingtoscoreinCharlotte Bass Pro Shops to Continue Heritage with Richard Childress Racing's No. 3 NASCAR Sprint Cup Series Program http://www.lucasoil.com/articles1-5587/BassProShopstoContinueHeritagewithRichardChildressRacingsNo3NASCARSprintCupSeriesProgram The nation's No. 1 outdoor retail leader, Bass Pro Shops, will join Richard Childress Racing in commemorating Austin Dillon's rookie season in the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series with primary sponsorship of the No. 3 Chevrolet SS at Talladega Superspeedway and Daytona International Speedway. 2014-04-08 http://www.lucasoil.com/articles1-5587/BassProShopstoContinueHeritagewithRichardChildressRacingsNo3NASCARSprintCupSeriesProgram Lucas Oil/MAVTV driver Morgan ready to run all-out four-wide in Charlotte http://www.lucasoil.com/articles1-5585/LucasOilMAVTVdriverMorganreadytorunalloutfourwideinCharlotte After a rough start to his 2014 NHRA Mello Yello Drag Racing Series season, Lucas Oil/MAVTV Pro Stock driver Larry Morgan is more than ready to show his competition at this weekend's NHRA Four-Wide Nationals what kind of power he really has under the hood. 2014-04-08 http://www.lucasoil.com/articles1-5585/LucasOilMAVTVdriverMorganreadytorunalloutfourwideinCharlotte ProtectTheHarvest.com/MAVTV rider Arana ready to race in Charlotte http://www.lucasoil.com/articles1-5586/ProtectTheHarvestcomMAVTVriderAranareadytoraceinCharlotte In only his second full season on the NHRA Mello Yello Drag Racing Series tour, Pro Stock Motorcycle rider Adam Arana sits poised for success this weekend at the NHRA Four-Wide Nationals. 2014-04-08 http://www.lucasoil.com/articles1-5586/ProtectTheHarvestcomMAVTVriderAranareadytoraceinCharlotte RCR Post Race Report - Texas Motor Speedway http://www.lucasoil.com/articles1-5584/RCRPostRaceReportTexasMotorSpeedway Richard Childress Racing teammates Paul Menard, Ryan Newman and Austin Dillon finished ninth, 16th and 21st, respectively. Paul Menard ranks 10th in the Sprint Cup Series championship point standings, trailing current leader Jeff Gordon by 56 points, while Ryan Newman ranks 11th and Austin Dillon ranks 12th. 2014-04-08 http://www.lucasoil.com/articles1-5584/RCRPostRaceReportTexasMotorSpeedway Arana Sr. hopes test provides valuable information for Four-Wide Nationals http://www.lucasoil.com/articles1-5581/AranaSrhopestestprovidesvaluableinformationforFourWideNationals Before the second Pro Stock Motorcycle race of the season, this weekend's NHRA Four-Wide Nationals in Charlotte, Lucas Oil Buell rider Hector Arana Sr. will head to Rockingham, N.C., to test. 2014-04-08 http://www.lucasoil.com/articles1-5581/AranaSrhopestestprovidesvaluableinformationforFourWideNationals Crampton ready for challenges of Four-Wide Nationals http://www.lucasoil.com/articles1-5582/CramptonreadyforchallengesofFourWideNationals At nearly every event this season, GEICO/Lucas Oil Top Fuel dragster driver Richie Crampton will compete at the host racetrack for the first time. That will be the case this weekend when he races in Charlotte, but another variable is in the equation at the NHRA Four-Wide Nationals. 2014-04-08 http://www.lucasoil.com/articles1-5582/CramptonreadyforchallengesofFourWideNationals Defending Four-Wide champ Arana Jr. hopes to repeat 2013 success http://www.lucasoil.com/articles1-5583/DefendingFourWidechampAranaJrhopestorepeat2013success As the defending champion of the NHRA Four-Wide Nationals, Lucas Oil Buell rider Hector Arana Jr. hopes to get back to his winning ways this weekend. Arana stormed to the victory in 2013 when the Pro Stock Motorcycle class returned to the four-wide format for the first time in three years. 2014-04-08 http://www.lucasoil.com/articles1-5583/DefendingFourWidechampAranaJrhopestorepeat2013success RCR Nationwide Series Texas Motor Speedway Post Race Report http://www.lucasoil.com/articles1-5579/RCRNationwideSeriesTexasMotorSpeedwayPostRaceReport Brendan Gaughan qualified seventh and was the highest qualifying Richard Childress Racing entry. His other RCR teammates, Brian Scott and Brendan Gaughan, started 13th and 38th, respectively. Ty Dillon earned a ninth-place finish, Brendan Gaughan an 11th and Brian Scott finished 12th. 2014-04-07 http://www.lucasoil.com/articles1-5579/RCRNationwideSeriesTexasMotorSpeedwayPostRaceReport Fans encouraged to grab a 'Selfie with Richie' through new online contest http://www.lucasoil.com/articles1-5580/FansencouragedtograbaSelfiewithRichiethroughnewonlinecontest NHRA fans can win prizes every race weekend this season through a special contest with GEICO/Lucas Oil Top Fuel dragster driver Richie Crampton. 2014-04-07 http://www.lucasoil.com/articles1-5580/FansencouragedtograbaSelfiewithRichiethroughnewonlinecontest