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Springfield Mile’s Bettenhausen 100 USAC Silver Crown postponed to September 22

BETTENHAUSEN 100 POSTPONED TO SEPT. 22   Springfield, Illinois (August 17, 2019)………Steady morning rainfall has forced the postponement of Saturday afternoon’s racing program at the Illinois State Fair in Springfield, IL. On schedule was the Bettenhausen 100 presented by Brandt for the USAC Silver Crown Series. The event has been rescheduled for Sunday afternoon, September 22.   Track Enterprises promoter ...

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SIX PAST WINNERS HEADLINE BETTENHAUSEN 100 ENTRY LIST

By: Richie Murray – USAC Media   Springfield, Illinois (August 13, 2019)………The field for this Saturday afternoon’s 58thrunning of the Bettenhausen 100 presented by Brandt at the Illinois State Fairgrounds is chock full of past winners on the legendary Springfield Mile. Brian Tyler (Mt. Pleasant, NC) leads all drivers in the lineup with four Bettenhausen 100 victories in 2004-05-08-11.  A.J. ...

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SUNSHINE SWEEPS TERRE HAUTE ISW ROUND 5

  By: Richie Murray – USAC Media   Terre Haute, Indiana (July 24, 2019)………Tyler Courtney’s roller coaster ride of a week can just about be summed up by his eventful 30-lap adventure during Wednesday’s NOS Energy Drink Indiana Sprint Week round five at the Terre Haute Action Track.   During his pursuit of race leader Justin Grant on a restart ...

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Brady Bacon Combines Competition at $20,000 Corn Belt Nationals in Knoxville!

Brady Bacon Combines Competition at $20,000 Corn Belt Nationals in Knoxville! Parker Price-Miller Storms to First 410 Win by Bill Wright   KNOXVILLE, Iowa (July 6, 2019) – Brady Bacon dominated the Brandt Professional Agriculture Corn Belt Nationals Saturday night at the Knoxville Raceway.  The Broken Arrow, Oklahoma native led all 30 laps to take home the top prize of ...

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Brady Bacon Conquers Corn Belt Nationals Opener After Six Lead Changes!

Brady Bacon Conquers Corn Belt Nationals Opener After Six Lead Changes! Wayne Johnson Wins 360 Thriller with Last Lap Pass by Bill Wright   KNOXVILLE, Iowa (July 5, 2019) – An outstanding night of racing greeted a great crowd at Knoxville Raceway in Friday’s Brandt Professional Agriculture Corn Belt Nationals opener.  Brady Bacon notched his second career win here after ...

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THORSON TRIUMPHS IN FRENZIED IMW ROUND AT PUTNAMVILLE

By: Richie Murray – USAC Media Putnamville, Indiana (June 6, 2019)………There are comeback stories.  And then there’s the Tanner Thorson comeback story from Thursday night’s third round of “Indiana Midget Week” from Lincoln Park Speedway. With the wounds and scars still readily evident on his body after sustaining a broken left arm and right foot, a cracked sternum, broken ribs ...

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GRANT GETS REDEMPTION IN GAS CITY INDIANA MIDGET WEEK RD. 2

By: Richie Murray – USAC Media Gas City, Indiana (June 5, 2019)………Less than 24 hours after what he termed was a “toolbox issue” that put him behind eight ball just prior to Tuesday’s “Indiana Midget Week” opening night feature, Justin Grant found the ultimate redemption by scoring his first USAC NOS Energy Drink National Midget victory of the season in ...

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SEAVEY SEIZES MONTPELIER INDIANA MIDGET WEEK OPENER

  By: Richie Murray – USAC Media   Montpelier, Indiana (June 4, 2019)………He had to wait until the month of June, but Logan Seavey returned to the championship form he used to win last year’s USAC NOS Energy Drink National Midget title when he arrived at Montpelier Motor Speedway Tuesday night for the “Indiana Midget Week” opener.   It became ...

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THORSON IS BACK AND READY FOR INDIANA MIDGET WEEK

By: Richie Murray – USAC Media Speedway, Indiana (May 30, 2019)………Tanner Thorson, who suffered serious injuries in a highway crash on March 4, will return to the cockpit of a USAC NOS Energy Drink National Midget in time for the start of the 15th annual edition of “Indiana Midget Week” June 4-9. Thorson will make his return to the Keith Kunz ...

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LARSON RETURNS FOR TWO ROUNDS OF INDIANA MIDGET WEEK

By: Richie Murray – USAC Media Speedway, Indiana (May 30, 2019)………Kyle Larson, who ranks in a tie for second all-time in terms of “Indiana Midget Week” victories with five, returns to the USAC NOS Energy Drink Midget National Championship for rounds two and three of the 15th edition of IMW, Wednesday, June 5, at Gas City I-69 Speedway and on Thursday, ...

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HAMILTON HUSTLES TO BIG PAYDAY AT DAVE STEELE CARB NIGHT CLASSIC

By: Richie Murray – USAC Media Brownsburg, Indiana (May 24, 2019)………One year ago, it was a May to forget for Kyle Hamilton.  It seemed as if everywhere he turned, bad luck was staring back at him square in the eyes. One year later, the May tide has turned in his favor.  After putting his car on the front row for ...

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HOOSIER HUNDRED’S SUNSET BELONGS TO SUNSHINE

By: Richie Murray – USAC Media Indianapolis, Indiana (May 23, 2019)………Bravery, machismo, bravado, call it what you will.  On a late restart with seven laps remaining, Tyler Courtney used every ounce of it in his figurative tank to rip around near-race-long leader Kevin Thomas, Jr. to win a bittersweet “Hoosier Hundred” Thursday night, in the final running of the event ...

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