Lucas Oil Speedway, Wheatland, MO Looking to beat the heat? Air-conditioned suites available at Lucas Oil Speedway

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    Summer has arrived in full force, with heat advisories and excessive heat warnings in effect for much of the central part of the country this weekend. But race fans have an option to beat the heat while taking in a great night of racing at Lucas Oil Speedway.

    There is availability to watch this Saturday's Big Adventure RV Weekly Racing Series program in the air-conditioned comfort from inside one of the 21 luxury suites on the second and third floors of the main grandstand.

    "The suites are a great way to experience a night at Lucas Oil Speedway any time of the year, but if someone has never tried them I can't think of a better time to try it out than this weekend," Lucas Oil Speedway General Manager Danny Lorton said.

    Suites at Lucas Oil Speedway are in various sizes on the second and third levels of the main grandstand. They seat 12, 14, 18, 27 or 36 guests and all include cable television, indoor seating with air conditioning, outdoor seating, a complimentary tray of food and two free six packs of Coca-Cola products or adult beverages.

    Prices for the suites during weekly races are $300 (12 seats), $350 (14 seats), $450 (18 seats), $675 (27 seats) and $875 (36 seats). Special events, such as the Aug. 3 USMTS Slick Mist Show-Me Shootout Presented by Foley Equipment, are a bit higher.

    Contact Admissions Director Nichole McMillan at (417) 282-5984 or via email at for more info about suites or admission to any event in 2019 at Lucas Oil Speedway.

    Action at Lucas Oil Speedway in the Big Adventure RV Weekly Racing Series continues on Saturday night. It will be Military and Veterans Appreciation Night with all active or retired military members admitted free with ID. The Ozark Golf Cars USRA B-Mods will the featured class with a 25-lap, $750-to-win main event.

    Gates open at 4 p.m. with hot laps at 6:30 and racing at 7:05. Special attractions on the midway will be the GEICO Military race car and the Old Wheels Car Club/Callaway Cruisers.

    Grandstand admission prices:
    Adults (16 and over) $12
    Seniors (62 and over) $9
    Youth (6-15) $5
    Military (veterans and active) FREE
    Kids (5 and under) FREE
    Family Pass $30
    Pit pass $30

    Danny Lorton
    Lucas Oil Speedway General Manager
    Office: (417) 282-5984

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    Complete Lucas Oil Speedway event information, archived race recaps, previews and driver features, along with ticket information and 2019 schedule can be found by visiting

    Lucas Oil Speedway is located at Highways 83 and 54 in Wheatland, Missouri. A campground with shower and bathroom facilities is also available. With its entrance located just outside the pit gate this sprawling scenic camping facility will continue to enhance the racing experience at the Diamond of Dirt Tracks.

    Click for more information and detailed directions to the speedway or call the Track Hotline at (417) 282-5984.

    In addition, fans can get social with Lucas Oil Speedway by following @LucasSpeedway on Twitter, clicking "Like" at and on

    About Lucas Oil Speedway
    Lucas Oil Speedway is considered by fans, drivers and industry insiders to be one of the top five racing facilities in the nation. Located in Wheatland, Missouri, approximately an hour from Springfield, Missouri, and just an hour and a half from the Kansas City metro area, the "Diamond of Dirt Tracks" lives up to its title.

    Twenty-One VIP Luxury Suites, HD Jumbo-Tron Screen, Stadium Style Musco Sports Lighting, a Bose Sound System, Go-Kart Slick Track, The Diamond Bar, Track Treasures Gift Shop, the best track food in the country and paved pits are a few of the spectacular amenities setting the Diamond of Dirt apart. This year marks the ninth season for the Liquid Quarter Mile Drag Racing Lake, "Lake Lucas." New for 2017 was all-purpose built Off Road facility featuring the Lucas Oil Off Road Racing Series as well as a host of other regional events.

    Lucas Oil Speedway's dirt oval track plays host to some of the largest and most-popular events in the Midwest with national and regional touring series appearing frequently including: The Lucas Oil Late Model Dirt Series, POWRi Midget National Series, Lucas Oil Pro-Pulling League, United States Modified Touring Series, ASCS Sprint Cars and the Lucas Oil MLRA.

    In addition to the special events, the Lucas Oil Speedway Big Adventure RV Weekly Racing Series features the Warsaw Auto Marine & RV ULMA Late Models, Pitts Homes USRA Modifieds, O'Reilly Auto Parts Street Stocks and the Ozark Golf Cars USRA B-Mods.

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