TP NABS TOP FIVE
IN MARS VISIT TO WEST PLAINS
(August 23, 2015) Terry
Phillips and his #75 TPR team traveled to Lakeside Speedway
in Kansas City, Kansas and Legit Speedway Park in West Plains,
Missouri over the August 21-22 weekend. On Friday night in
a $3,000 to win USMTS battle at Lakeside, Terry unfortunately
failed to transfer into the 40-lap main event after finishing
sixth in both his heat race and his B-Main. At West Plains
on Saturday evening, Terry won his heat race prior to grabbing
a fifth place performance in the $3,000 to win MARS DIRTcar
Series feature event. The Springfield, Missouri star trailed
only winner Billy Moyer, Tim Manville, Jesse Stovall, and
Wendell Wallace in the 40-lapper. Full results from both weekend
races can be viewed online at www.usmts.com
TOPLESS 100 AT BATESVILLE...
16, 2015) Terry Phillips Racing (TPR) stormed
into Batesville Motor Speedway in Locust Grove, Arkansas on
August 14-15 for the 23rd Annual 'COMP Cams Topless 100.'
The Lucas Oil Late Model Dirt Series once again presided over
the roofless crown jewel spectacular and a whopping $40,000
winner's check was up for grabs. On Friday night during preliminary
action, Terry Phillips qualified seventh fastest in Group
B during time trials prior to finishing second in his loaded
heat race. Unfortunately, Terry was the first retiree in Saturday's
100-lap grind and was placed twenty-sixth in the final finishing
order. Complete results the 'Topless 100' weekend can be viewed
online at www.lucasdirt.com.
TP STRONG AT MCCOOL
JUNCTION, WHEATLAND, & MONETT
(August 10, 2015) Terry
Phillips and his #75 TPR team were busy from August 7-9, as
they entered a trio of events in the states of Nebraska and
Missouri. On Friday night at Junction Motor Speedway in McCool
Junction, Nebraska, a $2,000 top prize was on the line in
a Lucas Oil MLRA Series tussle. Terry won his heat race in
preliminary action and later placed third in the 25-lapper
behind only victor Jesse Stovall and runner-up Jason Utter.
Following a rain-out at McCool Junction on Saturday,
the TPR team headed to Lucas Oil Speedway in Wheatland, Missouri
with their Open Wheel Modified to compete in a $3,000 to win
USMTS showdown. Terry ran fourth in his heat race, won his
B-Main, and later climbed to fifth in the 40-lap headliner
to finish behind only winner Johnny Scott, Stormy Scott, Rodney
Sanders, and Dereck Ramirez.
In a similar $3,000 to win USMTS program on
Sunday evening at Monett Speedway in Monett, Missouri, the
Springfield native won his heat race prior to advancing to
fourth in the 40-lapper to finish behind only race winner
Jason Hughes, Rodney Sanders, and Stormy Scott. Full results
from the action-packed weekend can be viewed online at www.mlraracing.com
IOWA WITH LUCAS OIL MLRA TOUR
5, 2015) Terry Phillips Racing (TPR) invaded
Farley Speedway in Farley, Iowa and West Liberty Raceway in
West Liberty, Iowa on August 3-4 for a pair of Lucas Oil MLRA
Series battles, each of which paid $10,000 to the winner.
In the 'Monday Mayhem' show at Farley, Terry Phillips won
his heat race prior to bagging a solid third place podium
effort in the 50-lap main event, as he trailed only victor
Jesse Stovall and runner-up Chad Simpson at the checkers.
At West Liberty in the 'Tornado Tuesday' program, Terry ran
sixth in his loaded heat race, won the B-Main, and later moved
up to eleventh in the 50-lapper. Complete results from the
special midweek races in the Hawkeye State can be viewed online
STRONG IN WMDTC AT DEER CREEK!
26, 2015) Terry Phillips and his #75 team
ventured north to Deer Creek Speedway in Spring Valley, Minnesota
from July 23-25 for the 5th Annual 'World Modified Dirt Track
Championship,' which was once again sanctioned by the United
States Modified Touring Series (USMTS). Terry won his heat
race on Thursday night prior to scoring the victory in an
exciting 30-lap preliminary feature event. On Friday evening,
TP once again won his heat race and later ran sixth in the
preliminary main event.
By virtue of those strong finishes, Terry started
second in Saturday's 'World Modified Dirt Track Championship.'
The Springfield, Missouri star then placed fourth in the first
30-lap segment, which paid $5,000 to the winner. After rolling
off fourth in the 50-lap finale, Terry moved up to third in
the $15,000 to win segment to finish behind only winner Rodney
Sanders and runner-up Jason Hughes. Complete results from
the extended weekend at Deer Creek can be viewed online at
DOLLAR NATIONALS FOR PHILLIPS
19, 2015) Terry Phillips Racing (TPR) roared
into I-80 Speedway in Greenwood, Nebraska on July 17-18 to
compete in the fifth edition of the 'Silver Dollar Nationals.'
The Lucas Oil Late Model Dirt Series and Lucas Oil MLRA Series
co-sanctioned the mega-event, which drew sixty Late Model
competitors to the 4/10-mile speedplant to vie for the hefty
$32,000 payday. Terry Phillips ran second in his first heat
race on Friday night, while he wound up fourth in his second
and final prelim of the evening. After accumulating the twelfth
most passing points in heat race action to lock himself directly
into Saturday's 80-lap 'Silver Dollar Nationals,' Terry unfortunately
suffered from brake problems and retired in the twenty-fifth
The Springfield, Missouri star also unloaded
his Modified for a pair of $3,000 to win USMTS programs over
the hectic weekend at I-80 Speedway. On Friday, Terry finished
third in his heat race prior to knocking down a strong fourth
place effort in the 35-lapper behind only victor Rodney Sanders,
Jason Hughes, and Jeremy Payne. In Saturday's finale, TP won
his heat race, led lap fourteen of the action-packed feature,
and eventually wound up fourth again behind only race winner
Rodney Sanders, Jason Hughes, and Jesse Sobbing. Complete
results can be viewed online at www.i-80speedway.com.
TACKLES BIGGIES AT WHEATLAND
13, 2015) The #75 TPR team invaded the pristine
Lucas Oil Speedway in Wheatland, Missouri on July 11-12 to
compete in the track's two marquee events, which were both
co-sanctioned by the Lucas Oil MLRA Series and Lucas Oil Late
Model Dirt Series. On Saturday night in the annual 'CMH Diamond
Nationals,' Terry Phillips finished eleventh in his heat race
and thirteenth in his B-Main, but later received a MLRA provisional
to gain access into the $10,000 to win main event. The Springfield,
Missouri hotshoe was eventually placed twenty-second in the
final rundown of the 50-lap race.
At Wheatland on Sunday evening, the completion
of the 'Show-Me 100' was held and a $30,000 top prize was
on the line in the crown jewel event, which was postponed
by rain back in May. Terry had won his B-Main over the Memorial
Day holiday weekend and rolled off from the inside of the
tenth row last night in the 100-lapper. TP was unfortunately
an early retiree in the 'Show-Me 100' and wound up paid for
a twenty-sixth place performance. Complete results from the
Wheatland biggies can be accessed online at www.mlraracing.com.
HOLIDAY WEEKEND RESULTS...
(July 4, 2015) The
'Freedom Classic' finale tonight at Salina Highbanks Speedway
in Salina, Oklahoma boasted a $5,000 top prize and was once
again co-sanctioned by both the MLRA and MARS tours. Terry
Phillips ran third in his heat race, which lined him up starting
from the outside of the fifth row in the 40-lap headliner.
With passing at a premium throughout the race, TP eventually
wound up eighth in the final rundown.
(July 3, 2015)
Night two of the holiday weekend was the opener
of the 2nd Annual 'Freedom Classic' at Salina Highbanks Speedway
in Salina, Oklahoma tonight. The Lucas Oil MLRA Series and
MARS DIRTcar Series co-sanctioned the $3,000 to win race.
Terry Phillips finished second in his heat race and later
posted a solid seventh place effort in the 30-lapper.
(July 2, 2015)
Terry Phillips Racing (TPR) started a huge
Independence Day holiday weekend tonight at Monett Speedway
in Monett, Missouri. The annual 'John Kuntz Memorial' was
sanctioned by the MARS DIRTcar Series and paid $3,000 to the
winner. Terry Phillips ran second in his heat race prior to
winding up third in the A-Main behind only victor Jason Hughes
and runner-up Justin Asplin.
WEEKEND FOR PHILLIPS...
(June 27, 2015) The
busy tripleheader weekend for the #75 team wrapped up tonight
with the 'Ray Houck Liberty 50' at Adams County Speedway in
Corning, Iowa. The Lucas Oil MLRA Series, Corn Belt Clash,
and MARS DIRTcar Series all presided over the single-day program,
which paid $5,000 to the winner and attracted 39 entrants.
Terry Phillips finished second in his heat race, which locked
him into the inside of the sixth row for the start of the
50-lapper. The Springfield, Missouri native then moved up
a couple of spots in the 'Ray Houck Liberty 50' and crossed
underneath the checkers in the ninth position.
(June 26, 2015)
Next up for Terry Phillips Racing was a visit
to I-80 Speedway in Greenwood, Nebraska tonight for the annual
running of the 'Alphabet Soup Classic,' which was tri-sanctioned
by the Lucas Oil MLRA Series, Corn Belt Clash, and MARS DIRTcar
Series tours. Terry Phillips scored the win in heat race action
and later started the $3,000 to win feature event from the
outside of the second row. Following 35 green flag racing
laps in the A-Main, TP found himself fifth at the checkers
behind only winner Kyle Berck, Chad Simpson, Jesse Stovall,
and Tad Pospisil.
(June 25, 2015)
The #75 TPR team kicked off a huge triple
shot of weekend racing action tonight with a trip to Park
Jefferson International Speedway in Jefferson, South Dakota.
The 'Mark Lloyd Memorial,' which was co-sanctioned by the
Corn Belt Clash Late Model Series and the MARS DIRTcar Series,
drew 28 entrants to vie for the $3,000 winner's check. Terry
Phillips advanced past six cars during his heat race to finish
second, which gave him the pole position for the night's main
event. During the course of the weekend lid lifter, Terry
hung around the front of the field and eventually posted a
third place performance behind only victor Jesse Stovall and
runner-up Chad Simpson.
TOP TEN FOR PHILLIPS
OVER SOGGY WEEKEND
13, 2015) Sandwiched between a pair of rain-outs,
Terry Phillips Racing (TPR) competed on Friday night, June
12 at Lee County Speedway in Donnellson, Iowa. The Lucas Oil
MLRA Series presided over a $3,000 to win shootout in the
Hawkeye State. Terry Phillips ran second in heat race action
and later brought home a top ten finish in the 40-lapper.
At the conclusion of the race, TP found himself credited with
a solid tenth place effort. Complete results from last night
at Donnellson can be accessed online at www.mlraracing.com.
PHILLIPS IN ACTION
DURING DLM DREAM WEEKEND...
7, 2015) Terry Phillips and his #75 TPR team
descended upon the famed Eldora Speedway in Rossburg, Ohio
from June 4-6 for the 21st edition of the 'Dirt Late Model
Dream.' Terry unfortunately could not make his way into any
of the feature events held at the "Big E" over the
extended weekend. TP finished seventh in his heat race and
tenth in his B-Main on Thursday evening, while he ran seventh
in his heat race and sixth in his B-Main on Friday night.
When the whopping $100,000 paycheck was on the line on Saturday
in the Buckeye State, the Springfield, Missouri standout placed
tenth in his loaded heat race and did not run in the consolation
event. Complete results from the disappointing weekend at
Eldora can be viewed online at www.eldoraspeedway.com.