Editorials & Opinions

Donald McIntosh 2

The average life span for a person living in the United States has been steadily rising for quite some time. A person born in this country today can expect to make it to 80 years of age while the lifespan of someone born in 1965 was just under 70 years of age. With improved healthcare […]

Big Block Modifieds schnarzy

From favorite tracks to favorite foods to favorite friends, here’s my Six Speedweek’s Staples.

Steven Russell Bobby Sparks

Legendary Mid-South car owner Bobby Sparks will bring his familiar No. 91 back on the road with the Lucas Oil American Sprint Car Series presented by the MAVTV Motorsports Network for the first time since 2009. “I’m ready. I’m really ready to be back out on the road with the ASCS,” said Sparks, of Olive […]

Bryan Clauson Lauren Clauson

First, I’d like to thank each of you for the overwhelmingly positive response from my first article. I thought it would be liberating to have an outlet for my opinion. Turns out it was a little terrifying putting oneself on display. I’m extremely fortunate how kind you were to me. I think my favorite compliment […]


With recent announcements of events like the Gateway Dirt Nationals and the Craftsman sponsorship of the World of Outlaws, things are looking up for dirt track racing.

Big Ant Dirt Track Racing 2

The Dirt Track Racing, video game we have been waiting for is finally in the works, but it needs our help in order to be completed.

Brandon Overton (76), Boom Briggs (99) and Eric Wells (18)

Speedweeks 2016 was one for the record books. Take a trip with me as I recount some of the memorable highlights from the four-week saga.

Shane Andrews 4 - Photos by Alex & Helen Bruce

Shane Andrews is a veteran of motorsports broadcasting and is the voice of the Super DIRTcar Series Big Block Modifieds. He makes his debut at OneDirt with this insight.

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Whitney Thomas, who is the wife of racer, Kevin Thomas Jr., brings us her latest perspective from the world of a driver’s wife.


Elliott Aldrich returns with his latest edition of “Fan’s View,” where he evaluates what it is that makes us keep returning to certain tracks.

Donny Schatz 2 - Josh James Artwork

Donny Schatz has long since established his dominance in the Sprint Car ranks, but these days he’s digging deep to find his groove in Super Late Model competition.

Gary Parker - Chattanooga, TN

Through years of research and investigation, Gary Parker brings decades of racing history to life with his two books.

Kevin Thomas Jr - Whitney Thomas

Whitney Thomas returns with the latest edition of her popular column. In this piece she discusses handling challenges in her personal life as well as her husband’s racing.

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Kevin Swindell returns to OneDirt with his third chapter of his signature series of blogs. Find out the latest on the Tennessee racer as he continues his recovery from his injuries.

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Running two cars in two different divisions on one night can be challenging to say the least. Riley Hickman’s crew chief, Brad Carvin explains the pros and cons.

Wheatland's Mike Striegel shoots for three USRA Modified wins in a in row when the Budweiser Weekly Championship Series resumes Saturday night. (Chris Bork photo)

Missouri’s Mike Striegel is getting red-hot in USRA Modified action at Lucas Oil Speedway in 2016.


Avid race fan, Buzz Reynolds, who hails from North Carolina brings us his perspective of some of the noteworthy items from the 2016 edition of the Dirt Late Model Dream.

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When not enforcing the law as a policeman, Missouri’s Darrin Crisley likes to see how fast he can go on the dirt track in his #9 Street Stock

Frank Cozze

Mandee Pauch interviews Dirt Hall of Famer, Frank Cozze about the upcoming Super DIRTcar Series Big Block Modified event at Grandview Speedway.

Cherokee Speedway

Buzz Reynolds is back with his latest edition of “The Latest Buzz,” which discusses the 2016 running of the Grassy Smith Memorial at Cherokee Speedway.

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