Breaking News and Updates on XR Events and the XR Super Series.


May 14, 2022 2 min
Total Race Purses Remain the Same; Decision Made Based on Driver/Owner Feedback
SILVER BAY, Minn. (May 14, 2022) — XR announces adjustment in XR Super Series purses to allocate money more evenly throughout feature fields.
Based on driver and owner feedback and a vote from teams participating in the XR Super Series loyalty program, purses have been spread more evenly through the Top 10 in all XRSS races.
Total purses will still be thei...
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Chris Madden got underneath and past Scott Bloomquist to claim victory at Night 1 of the Colossal 100 at The Dirt Track at Charlotte Motor Speedway on Thursday. Bloomquist had led the entire 30-lap event from the pole to that point, but lapped traffic came into play, upsetting Bloomquist’s No. 0 Super Late Model, allowing Madden to squirt past with three laps to go and hold on for the win.
Madden stalked Bloomquist for the latter pa...
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Inaugural Silver State Super Speedweeks to Occur January 17-21 & February 21-25
LAS VEGAS (February 12, 2022)—XR announces 2022-23 winter schedule at The Dirt Track at Las Vegas Motor Speedway, including three weeks with Super Late Model competition.
Building off the momentum of events like the Duel in the Desert, XR has doubled down on racing in Las Vegas, unveiling a winter schedule that will include seven shows November 2022 t...
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Two Dates Added; Modifieds, Limited Modifieds, Factory Stocks to be USRA-Sanctioned
FORT WORTH, Texas (February 17, 2022) — XR announces rebrand of summer racing series at Texas Motor Speedway to the “Texas Weekend Series” with three classes to be USRA sanctioned.
Originally called the “Texas Monday Series” in its inaugural 2021 campaign, this year’s rendition of the summer seri...
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Crate Late Model Classes Join Event for Second Consecutive Year
BRISTOL, Tenn. (March 8, 2022) — XR announces the addition of 604 and 602 Late Models to the 2022 Karl Kustoms Bristol Dirt Nationals class lineup.
After listening to drivers, teams and fans, the 604 and 602 Late Models will make their return to the Karl Kustoms Bristol Dirt Nationals March 20-April 2 at Bristol Motor Speedway (Tenn.).
Both classes were a part of the inau...
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Combined Event Purses, Points Fund and Bonuses to Eclipse Seven-Figure Mark
BRISTOL, Tenn. (March 15, 2022) — It’s big money time at Bristol, baby.
The return of the Karl Kustoms Bristol Dirt Nationals in 2022 shows growth in many ways. More than $1 million will be distributed to competitors during the March 20-April 2 event held at the dirt-covered Bristol Motor Speedway in Bristol, Tenn.
XR Super Series Late Models will compete on F...
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All Samples Met Manufacturer Benchmarks and All Results Certified Official
BRISTOL, Tenn. (April 14, 2022) — Officials at XR have announced the completion of all tire tests from the Karl Kustoms Bristol Dirt Nationals.
Forty samples from the March 21-April 2 event at Bristol Motor Speedway were collected and submitted to two different independent labs for testing, with all samples meeting manufacturer benchmarks.
All results from the ...
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Events Put on Pause While Track Project Takes Place; Summertime Start Planned
FORT WORTH, Texas (April 14, 2022) — Officials at XR and the Texas Motor Speedway Dirt Track have announced plans to resurface and reshape the track before racing begins in 2022.
The entities have mutually agreed on these efforts to create the most exciting and competitive racing possible and will be in the best interest of competitors and spectators alike.
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$40 General Admission Tickets and Special Student, Senior, Military and Kids Pricing Available at All Race Nights
SILVER BAY, Minn. (April 15, 2022) — XR announces standard, pricing structure for all 2022 XR Super Series event nights.
This structure was created with the fans in mind, to make it affordable and easy to attend all XR Super Series events in 2022. Both tickets and pit passes will be the same prices across all 21 remaining...
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XR Events to produce asphalt racing shows in August, dirt racing in October at North Wilkesboro Speedway
BRISTOL, TN. (April 16, 2022) – In the midst of revitalizing historic North Wilkesboro Speedway, Speedway Motorsports will bring grassroots racing back to the famed .625-mile short track in August and October of 2022, officials announced today at a press conference at Bristol Motor Speedway. Produced by XR Events, Racetrack Reviv...
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