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BACON A BLUR EN ROUTE TO BAKERSFIELD MIDGET TRIUMPH

By: Richie Murray – USAC Media Bakersfield, California………With one of the busiest racing schedules of any driver in the United States, Brady Bacon annually competes in excess of 100 events a year on tracks from coast-to-coast. In Saturday night’s “November Classic,” it might’ve appeared the Broken Arrow, Oklahoma native had been an experienced master of Bakersfield Speedway. But, wouldn’t you ...

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Torrence, Capps, Anderson, Tonglet Win at AAA Insurance NHRA Midwest Nationals at Gateway Motorsports Park

Steve Torrence (Top Fuel), Ron Capps (Funny Car), Greg Anderson (Pro Stock), and LE Tonglet (Pro Stock Motorcycle) were all winners at the 6th annual AAA Insurance NHRA Midwest Nationals at Gateway Motorsports Park. Click here for Round 1 Race Action Click her for Round 2 Race Action Click here for Semi Round Race Action Click here for Final Round ...

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NHRA Gateway Elimination Round Updates

Steve Torrence (Top Fuel), Ron Capps (Funny Car), Greg Anderson (Pro Stock), and LE Tonglet (Pro Stock Motorcycle) were all winners at the 6th annual AAA Insurance NHRA Midwest Nationals at Gateway Motorsports Park. Click here for Round 1 Race Action Click her for Round 2 Race Action Click here for Semi Round Race Action Click here for Final Round ...

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Hight, Millican, Anderson, Hines Top NHRA Qualifiers at Gateway

Gateway Motorsports Park & NHRA announced Saturday’s NHRA final day of qualifications was a sell out. This was the fourth event of 2017 to feature a sellout crowd. Those in attendance were treated to near perfect weather conditions. Robert Hight, Clay Millican, Greg Anderson and Andrew Hines captured the top qualifications. This is round three of the NHRA Mello Yello ...

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Saturday NHRA Race Highlights From Sold Out Gateway Motorsports Park

Beautiful fall weather graces the large crowd at Gateway Motorsports Park for the 6th annual AAA Insurance Midwest Nationals. Last night Clay Millican broke a national record with the fastest ET ever recorded in NHRA racing history. Robert Hight dominated both Friday sessions to capture the Funny Car #1 qualifier Friday at the 6th annual AAA Insurance NHRA Midwest Nationals at Gateway ...

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Millican, Hight, Anderson, and Hines Capture Top Spots at Gateway Raceway Park

Clay Millican broke a national record with the fastest ET ever recorded in NHRA racing history. Robert Hight dominated both Friday sessions to capture the Funny Car #1 qualifier Friday at the 6th annual AAA Insurance NHRA Midwest Nationals at Gateway Motorsports Park.  Greg Anderson (Pro Stock) and Andrew Hines (Pro Stock Motorcycle) are also top qualifiers. Click here for race action ...

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Swindell, Seavey pick up feature wins as Hockett/McMillin Memorial opens at Lucas Oil Speedway

By Lyndal Scranton – WHEATLAND, Missouri (September 22, 2017) – Sammy Swindell struck first as the three-night Jesse Hockett/Daniel McMillin Memorial got underway Thursday night at Lucas Oil Speedway. The veteran open-wheel icon grabbed the lead midway through the feature and went on to capture the Lucas Oil ASCS Winged Sprint Series victory. Swindell earned $3,000 and some valuable points ...

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Urrutia Wins Indy Lights Race At Gateway Motorsports Park

Santi Urrutia held off Juan Piedrahita to win the Mazda St. Louis Indy Lights Oval Challenge at Gateway Motorsports Park. Colton Herta, son of former Indy drive Bryan Herta, came in third place. Click here for race action photos Juan Piedrahita captured the pole for the Mazda St. Louis Indy Lights Oval Challenge at Gateway Motorsports Park.   For Piedrahita, today’s ...

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Kane Wins the Brickyard 400

Kasey Kane Wins the Brickyard 400 ending a three year (102 races) winless streak Cautions were frequent delaying the end of the race to nearly 9 pm ET… Click here for race action photos   Kyle Busch’s quest to be the first driver to win three straight Brickyard 400 ended in a crash with Martin Truex late in the race. ...

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Brickyard 400 Race Preview

Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series Next Race: Brantley Gilbert Big Machine Brickyard 400 The Place: Indianapolis Motor Speedway The Date: Sunday, July 23 The Time: 3:30 p.m. CT TV: NBC, 3 p.m. CT Radio: IMS Radio Network, SiriusXM NASCAR Radio Distance: 400 miles (160 laps); Stage 1 (Ends on lap 50), Stage 2 (Ends on lap 100), Final Stage (Ends ...

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NASCAR Camping World Truck Series points leader Johnny Sauter: “Gateway not an easy track by any means”

Johnny Sauter, the NASCAR Camping World Truck Series points leader and defending series champion is headed to Gateway Motorsports Park in Madison, Illinois for Saturday’s Drivin’ for Linemen 200. And he’s bringing two GMS Racing teammates: Justin Haley and Kaz Grala. The trio of Chevrolet drivers have experienced mixed results on GMP’s unique 1.25-mile oval.   Sauter, a second-generation driver ...

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Billy Moyer Jr. Tames the Bullring for Second Win of 2017

Batesville, Arkansas (04/23/17) – For the first time in a few years, Billy Moyer Jr. returned to action at Columbus Speedway on Friday, and he made the most of the opportunity by powering his Crop Production Services #21jr Billy Moyer Race Car/ Pro Power Racing Engines Super Late Model to a $2,000 victory at the track known as the “Baddest ...

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Will History Repeat on May 25th’s Hoosier Hundred?

By Jay Hardin Track Enterprises Staff   (Indianapolis, IN April 19, 2017)-Five times since 1953 the Hoosier Hundred has been contested in a year ending in the number seven.  In four of those events a first-time winner crossed the finish line, while in the other a repeat victor had to battle a rookie fast qualifier and a unique engine in ...

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Rachel Barton crowned Miss Tri-City Speedway! Lily Burke awarded Miss Tri-City Speedway People’s Choice winner!

Rachael Barton, age 23 from Granite City was crowned on Friday, April 14th 2017 Miss Tri-City Speedway. Rachael is currently pursuing her Master’s degree from Lindenwood University in Professional Counseling. While pursuing her continued education Rachael works at Children’s Home and Aid providing counseling and empowerment under privileged children. Lily Burke, age 18 from Granite City was also crown Friday, ...

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NHRA Saturday Racing Highlights

Racing has begun at Gateway Motorsports Park for the 5th annual AAA Insurance NHRA Midwest Nationals. The stands are packed  and weather will be a factor in today’s racing. The track temperatures are 122 degrees, over 20 degrees hotter that Friday’s second session. Keep checking back for updates. Click here for race action photos   Click here for more race ...

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NHRA Live at Gateway Motorsports Park This Weekend

WHAT: Fifth annual AAA Insurance NHRA Midwest Nationals, the 20th of 24 events in the NHRA Mello Yello Drag Racing Series and the second of six races in the NHRA Mello Yello Countdown to the Championship playoffs. Drivers in four categories – Top Fuel, Funny Car, Pro Stock and Pro Stock Motorcycle – earn points leading to 2016 NHRA Mello Yello ...

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Christopher Bell Wins 3rd Annual Drivin’ for Lineman 200 at Gateway Motorsports Park

Christopher Bell, racing for Kyle Busch, won the NASCAR Camping World Truck Series at Gateway Motorsports Park. Click here for race action photos “Dream come true,” said Christopher Bell, the 21 year old, describing his win at Gateway. Bell has now won two races in the NASCAR truck series. This is his first win on asphalt, his first win came at ...

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