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BAYSTON BLAZES THE HIGH BANKS FOR FIRST BELLEVILLE VICTORY

By: Richie Murray – USAC Media Belleville, Kansas………All year long, the focus for Spencer Bayston and the Keith Kunz/Curb-Agajanian Motorsports team has been to win Belleville. After running second to Chad Boat in the 2016 Saturday night finale, then again to Boat in this weekend’s Friday prelim, the target was clear. It included pulling out all the stops, including a ...

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THREE IN A ROW! BOAT WINS OPENER AT BELLEVILLE

By: Richie Murray – USAC Media Belleville, Kansas………Every once in a while, a team discovers the perfect combination: the right driver, the right car, the right setup and the right track, all at the right time. Friday night, Chad Boat and the Tucker/Boat Motorsports crew were all in unison as they pulled down a tried and true, war-tested machine from ...

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BELL CAPITALIZES TO WIN HIS 2ND “CHAD McDANIEL MEMORIAL” IN BELOIT

By: Richie Murray – USAC Media Beloit, Kansas………Rarely do we have the opportunity to accurately measure the accomplishments of racers in the midst of their careers to those who came before them. After all, that’s what record books are for. But, when you join a name such as A.J. Foyt in any record book, it’s certainly something worth mentioning. Bell ...

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USAC NATIONAL MIDGET TOUR TRAVELS COAST-TO-COAST IN 2017 CAMPAIGN

Twenty-seven dates in seven states serve as the ingredients for the 2017 USAC Midget National Championship schedule. Among the events are four distinct tours that make up the bulk of the schedule such as June’s “Indiana Midget Week,” July’s weekend trip to Illinois as well as an August tour of the Heartland of America and “Pennsylvania Midget Week,” which offers ...

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First Look: 2016 Lucas Oil American Sprint Car Series presented by the MAVTV Motorsports Network

TULSA, Okla. (December 10, 2015) The 2016 season for the Lucas Oil American Sprint Car Series presented by the MAVTV Motorsports Network represents a milestone for the nation’s largest Sprint Car sanctioning body, as it marks the 25th year of action across the United States. At the first look, 41 dates have been confirmed with a handful of additional stops ...

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2016 USAC NATIONAL MIDGET SCHEDULE INCLUDES FOUR NEW VENUES, EXPANDED SCHEDULE AMONG ITS 23 DATES

Twenty-three dates have been announced for the USAC National Midget series’ 2016 calendar with four venues set to host their first USAC National Midget race. The season kicks off on the dirt, indoors, on March 19 at the Southern Illinois Center in DuQuoin, Ill. The facility has played host to several midget races in recent years, but this will mark ...

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CLAUSON BECOMES SECOND THREE-TIME “BELLEVILLE MIDGET NATIONALS” CHAMP

Belleville, Kansas…….In a breathtakingly dominant performance, Bryan Clauson wired Saturday’s 40-lap feature to become the second three-time “Belleville Midget Nationals” champion. The Noblesville, Indiana driver beat polesitter Rico Abreu to the first set of corners to tie Jerry Coons, Jr. for crowns at the legendary Belleville High Banks while also posting his 35th career Honda National Midget Series victory, tying ...

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WINDOM FINISHES THE DEAL, WINS BELLEVILLE’S “HUSTLE ON THE HIGHBANKS”

Belleville, Kansas…….After a heartbreaking defeat in last year’s “Hustle on the High Banks” at the Belleville High Banks, Chris Windom sealed the deal on Thursday night with a wire-to-wire win in the 50-lapper for the Silver Crown Series. The Canton, Illinois driver made it his second career victory in dominating fashion aboard the Fred Gormly – RPM Auto Enterprise #98 ...

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ABREU FROM 8TH TO WIN NIGHT 1 OF BELLEVILLE

Belleville, Kansas…….Defending “Belleville Midget Nationals” champion Rico Abreu picked up right where he left off around the famed Belleville High Banks as he stormed from eighth to win Thursday’s 25-lap preliminary feature. The defending Honda Midget National Champion made it three wins on the year and eleven for his career aboard the Keith Kunz/Curb-Agajanian Motorsports – Toyota TRD #97 Bullet/Speedway ...

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Busy Weekend on Tap for Bell!

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Lonnie Wheatley, NORMAN, Okla. (August 14, 2014) – The best remedy for putting a disappointing Knoxville Nationals in the past?  How about five races over the course of three days. That’s the plan for Christopher Bell, who will take to the track in the Keith Kunz Motorsports No. 71 Midget on four occasions over the weekend while also mixing in ...

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DAUM opens “BELLEVILLE NATIONALS” with convincing victory!

Belleville, Kansas.……Zach Daum made his first win of the 2014 Honda National Midget season a rout, as he cruised to the win in the opening night of the “Belleville Midget Nationals” on Thursday at the Belleville High Banks. The Pocahontas, Illinois driver started in row-two and tracked down early leader Dave Darland before disappearing to a 6.920-second victory in the ...

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Bell Bolsters Schedule after another Strong Weekend!

Lonnie Wheatley, NORMAN, Okla. (July 22, 2014) – Just one week ago, Christopher Bell had about come to terms with the likelihood that he would be spectating rather than racing at the upcoming Knoxville Nationals.  He also had an off night slated when the USAC Silver Crown series takes to the Belleville High Banks next Friday. Both of those things ...

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MARS NCRA Closeout 2013 at Salina

David Smith, Jr. NCRA Public Relations (405) 740-4769 FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE – Park City, Kansas – September 16, 2013 – The 30th season for the National Championship Racing Association of Park City, Kansas presented by Precise Racing Products late model division will come to a close this coming weekend with a scheduled double-header at the ultra-banked Salina High Banks Speedway ...

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Payne rebounds, wins Lucas Slick Mist Shoot-Out

WHEATLAND, Mo. (Aug. 10) – Twenty-four hours ago, Jeremy Payne was hoping to make a last-lap pass for the lead but instead saw his hopes of a USMTS victory vanish when a skirmish with the leader ended his effort one lap short. On Saturday night, Payne’s pass for the lead came on the first lap and this time he had ...

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Felker Eyes Redemption at Knepper Memorial at Belle-Clair Speedway

Inside Line Promotions – SUN PRAIRIE, Wis. (Aug. 6, 2013) – One of the great things about racing is the frequency of events, giving drivers a quick return to action to erase difficult outings. That is exactly what Andrew Felker is looking forward to on Sunday at Belle-Clair Speedway in Belleville, Ill., for the Knepper Memorial with the POWRi Lucas ...

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Chris Bell takes Belleville Midget Nationals victory!

By Bryan Gapinski (Belleville, KS) — Oklahoma’s Christopher Bell won the 36th annual Belleville Midget Nationals, Saturday Night at the Belleville High Banks. Bell led a three-car sweep for Kunz/Curb-Agajanian Motorsports in the USAC Honda National Dirt Midget series event. Bell jumped into the lead from the pole position at the start. On the second lap Patrick Stasa flipped, escaping ...

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Tracy Hines takes USAC Silver Crown win at Belleville!

By Bryan Gapinski (Belleville, KS) — Tracy Hines won the 50-lap “Hustle at the High Banks” USAC TRAXXAS Silver Crown Series event Friday night at the Belleville High Banks. It marked the first ever appearance for the series at the track. Polesitter Hines jumped into the lead at the followed by Bobby East and Robert Ballou. The caution appeared on ...

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Rico Abreu takes opening night win at Belleville Nationals!

By USAC PR (Belleville, KS) — Rico Abreu of Rutherford, California has been chomping at the bit to return to the Belleville High Banks all season after finishing second in last year’s “Belleville Midget Nationals.” He started his weekend off the right way as he led every lap to score his second victory of the season in Thursday’s 25-lap Honda ...

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