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THOMAS TAMES TERRE HAUTE IN “HULMAN/SMITH CLASSIC”

By: Richie Murray – USAC Media Terre Haute, Indiana………It was just a month ago when Kevin Thomas, Jr. saw hopes of a Terre Haute Action Track victory dashed in the final laps as he ran out of fuel while leading on a late race restart. On the final restart of Saturday night’s “Tony Hulman/Don Smith Classic,” Thomas was fueled by ...

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Richie “Highside” Lex Claims Modified Thriller At The Action Track

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(Terre Haute, IN) The Terre Haute Action Track, in Terre Haute, IN was back at it on Friday, September 15 with the Jim Hurtubise Classic for the USAC AMSOIL National Sprint Cars. As usual, the Scott’s Custom Colors UMP Modifieds were also on hand running a pair of heats and a main event. 17 cars were pitside for the night’s ...

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WINDOM STRIKES AGAIN FOR 2ND STRAIGHT “JIM HURTUBISE CLASSIC” VICTORY

By: Richie Murray – USAC Media   Terre Haute, Indiana………Since its inception more than six decades ago, the Terre Haute Action Track has had distinct eras that seem to resonate with a particular driver.   Lately, this era at the famed half-mile dirt oval has belonged to Chris Windom who ran fourth with just four laps remaining and used a ...

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Terre Haute Action Track Set For Hi99 Sunday Funday Of Racing

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Indiana Late Model Series And Scott’s Custom Colors UMP Mods On Schedule   The roar of engines will be noticeable from the Wabash Valley Fairgrounds this coming Sunday evening, as the Terre Haute Action Track is back in action with the Hi99 Sunday Funday event presented by Scott’s Custom Colors and Scheid Diesel.  It’s a great day to take the ...

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30TH INDIANA SPRINT WEEK TO VISIT TERRE HAUTE ACTION TRACK WEDNESDAY

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By: Richie Murray – USAC Media Indiana Sprint Week.  Those words alone invoke powerful emotions of passion that reaches from each of USAC’s Sprint Car superheroes all the way to the common race fan.  It makes no difference who you are.  When Sprint Week looms, it consumes every waking hour.  This Wednesday, July 12, fans in Terre Haute, Indiana will ...

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Terre Haute Action Track Loses Another Due To Rainfall

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Up Next: Indiana Sprint Week On Wednesday, July 12 (Terre Haute, IN) The first ever clash between the World Of Outlaw Craftsman Late Models and the Summer National Late Models, scheduled for Friday, June 30 at the Terre Haute Action Track, has been canceled due to rain. For the Action Track, it’s the fourth rainout in a row, after a ...

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Schrader with busy Memorial weekend plans

Kenny Schrader and Federated Team to Participate in “The Week of Indy” Racing Events Although Ken Schrader Racing Inc. won’t race at the Indianapolis Motor Speedway this upcoming weekend, he and his Federated dirt track team might hit every other track in the state of Indiana this week. Starting on Wednesday night, May 24, Schrader the Federated team will participate ...

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BALLOU GOES FOR UNPRECEDENTED 3-IN-A-ROW WEDNESDAY IN 47TH HULMAN CLASSIC

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By: Richie Murray – USAC Media Two weeks ago, in his return to the cockpit of a USAC AMSOIL National Sprint Car for the first time in eight months, Robert Ballou made the contingent on hand stand up and take notice that he hadn’t missed a beat. His second race back in Eldora Speedway’s #LetsRaceTwo resulted in a commanding victory ...

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MSCS TO RACE AT THE LEGENDARY ACTION TRACK THIS SUNDAY

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IT’S A “SPRING FLING” FOR SPRINT CARS & UMP MODIFIEDS   Haubstadt, IN – April 24, 2017.  The Hoosier Tire Midwest Sprint Car Series drivers will return to action after a weekend off by racing at the Terre Haute Action Track on Sunday, April 30th.  This event, which is once again billed as the “Spring Fling,” will be the only ...

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Krup Wins Terre Haute Modified Opener Over Strong Field

  (Terre Haute, IN) The season opening event for the Scott’s Custom Colors UMP Modifieds was a good one, as 20 top notch Modified stars were on hand.  It was the first of seven events for the division at the track this season and in the end, it was the Mt. Carmel, Illinois driver, Will Krup cruising to victory in ...

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WINDOM WINS THE SUMAR, COMPLETES WEEKEND SWEEP

Richie Murray – USAC Media Terre Haute, Indiana………Chris Windom picked up right where he left off in a number of ways Sunday night at the Terre Haute Action Track. One night after celebrating a USAC AMSOIL National Sprint Car score at Lawrenceburg (Ind.) Speedway, Windom was back in the familiar setting of victory lane at the 17th running of the ...

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SPEED SHIFT TV TO STREAM SUMAR CLASSIC LIVE FROM TERRE HAUTE ON SUNDAY

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For the first time ever, the “Sumar Classic” from the Terre Haute (Ind.) Action Track featuring the USAC Silver Crown Championship will be streamed LIVE on http://www.SpeedShiftTV.com/ this Sunday, April 2. The 17th running of the event hits the half-mile with 35 drivers already entered for the 100-lapper, making it the largest “Sumar” field in nearly two decades! The entry ...

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SILVER CROWN ROOKIES EAGER TO IMPRESS IN SUNDAY’S SUMAR CLASSIC AT TERRE HAUTE

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By: Richie Murray – USAC Media As a new season embarks, a new crop of rookies has emerged to take on the task of racing in the USAC Silver Crown Championship in 2017. In this Sunday’s season-opening “Sumar Classic” at Indiana’s Terre Haute Action Track, twelve rookies have entered to compete on the legendary half-mile dirt oval. To be designated ...

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DARLAND, GRANT AND COURTNEY FILE ENTRIES FOR SUNDAY’S SUMAR CLASSIC AT TERRE HAUTE

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A trio of USAC’s most popular stars are the latest to file their entries for this Sunday’s “Sumar Classic” USAC Silver Crown season opener at western Indiana’s Terre Haute Action Track. The addition of Dave Darland, Justin Grant and Tyler Courtney to the April 2nd race brings the field to 35 entries in what is expected to be the largest ...

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DEFENDING WINNER C.J. LEARY AIMS FOR REPEAT SUCCESS IN APRIL 2ND SUMAR CLASSIC AT TERRE HAUTE

By: Richie Murray – USAC Media In May of 1997, back when C.J. Leary was just a year old, the Leary family reached USAC Silver Crown victory lane for the first time. Chuck Leary, C.J.’s father, scored a prestigious win in the “Hoosier Hundred” at the Indiana State Fairgrounds for his first and only career USAC National triumph. It may ...

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UMP Modifieds Getting Ready For First Of Seven Terre Haute Events

April 2nd Event Part Of Silver Crown Sumar Classic The 1/2-mile at Wabash Valley Fairgrounds in Terre Haute, IN is about to come alive with the roar of racing engines.  The season opening Sumar Classic is coming up on Sunday, April 2nd.  In addition to an outstanding field of USAC Silver Crown Champ Cars, the Scott’s Custom Colors UMP Modifieds ...

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