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THORSON TABBED FOR DYSON’S RIDE AT Du QUOIN

  By: Richie Murray – USAC Media   Du Quoin, Illinois (August 28, 2019)………Tanner Thorson, the 2016 USAC NOS Energy Drink National Midget champion, has been named the driver of the Chris Dyson Racing No. 9 for this Sunday’s USAC Silver Crown Champ Car Series Ted Horn 100 at the Du Quoin (Ill.) State Fairgrounds on September 1.   Thorson ...

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USAC MIDGETS ROCK GRANITE CITY THIS FRIDAY

By: Richie Murray – USAC Media   Granite City, Illinois (August 26, 2019)………USAC’s NOS Energy Drink National Midget division has a history with Tri-City Speedway in Granite City, Ill. that goes back nearly six decades, dating to Danny Frye’s win in 1961 to Tyler Courtney’s triumph in May of this year.   Yes, the names have changed since then, the ...

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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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Terre Haute IN Action Track Set For USAC Indiana Sprint Week

Terre Haute Action Track

Dorsett Automotive To Present Wednesday’s Don Smith Classic Indiana Sprint Week Brings USAC & Modifieds To Town (Terre Haute, IN) NOS Energy Drink Indiana Sprint Week is halfway complete and that means the stars of the USAC AMSOIL National Sprint Cars are heading to Western Indiana and the Terre Haute Action Track.  On Wednesday, July 24, the gates swing open ...

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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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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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RACING SUNDAY ON MEMORIAL DAY WEEKEND –  THE CLASSIC CONTINUES!

  Haubstadt, IN – May 22, 2019 –  As usual Tri-State Speedway will present a special racing event on Sunday of Memorial Day Weekend. The event, known as the Memorial Weekend Classic, has become a tradition at the ¼ mile dirt track.  Tri-State Speedway has long been recognized as the Class Track.  The racing program that night will feature the ...

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MOTHER NATURE TAKES RIVER TOWN SHOWDOWN USAC MIDGET EVENT AT TRI-CITY

By: Richie Murray – USAC Media Granite City, Illinois (May 18, 2019)………Rain fell just as cars were pushed off for the start of the semi-feature, forcing cancellation of Saturday’s Brandt “River Town Showdown” program for the USAC NOS Energy Drink Midget National Championship at Tri-City Speedway.  A subsequent makeup date for the event will be announced soon. Tyler Courtney swept ...

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2019 MSCS Series Schedule

THE MSCS SCHEDULE FOR 2019 Haubstadt, IN – Jan. 4, 2019 – The Midwest Sprint Car Series has released the schedule for the upcoming 2019 season. Twenty sanctioned events at six different speedways have been scheduled for drivers to participate in. The series will be venturing into its 19th season of presenting ever exciting 410 non-wing sprint car competition. Upon ...

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NOS® ENERGY DRINK NAMED TITLE SPONSOR OF USAC NATIONAL MIDGETS BEGINNING IN 2019

Indianapolis, Indiana (December 6, 2018)………NOS Energy Drink has partnered with the United States Auto Club to become the title sponsor of the USAC Midget National Championship, beginning with the 2019 racing season. NOS Energy Drink and USAC have agreed multi-year deal that will position the high-performance energy drink as The Official Energy Drink of one of the most highly-competitive and ...

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BC39 CAR COUNT HITS 86 AS PAST CHAMP THORSON FILES ENTRY

By: Richie Murray – USAC Media   Speedway, Indiana………Eighty-six is the count thus far on the latest entry list update for the Driven2SaveLives “BC39” presented by NOS Energy Drink USAC P1 Insurance National Midget event on September 5-6 at the Dirt Track at the Indianapolis Motor Speedway.   Among the newest entries is 2016 USAC National Midget champion Tanner Thorson ...

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ROBERT BALLOU WINS AS MSCS RETURNS TO TERRE HAUTE

Terre Haute, IN – August 12, 2018 – Sunday evening the Hoosier Tire MSCS Sprint Car Series appeared at the Terre Haute Action Track for the Mountain Dew Family Night event. It was the first appearance at the track for the series since the 2015 season. Thirty drivers would register and take qualifying laps. The 25 lap feature became a ...

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DARLAND DELIVERS ISW CAREER WIN #19 AT LINCOLN PARK

By: Richie Murray – USAC Media Putnamville, Indiana………When thumbing through the major statistical categories of USAC AMSOIL National Sprint Car racing history, Dave Darland is the name that’ll most likely appear at the top of every list you lay your eyes on. He’s the only driver to reach 60+ wins, the only driver to start at least 700+ feature events ...

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Tyler Courtney takes USAC Sprint win at Terre Haute Action Track!

By: Richie Murray – USAC Media Terre Haute, Indiana………What looked like a surefire runaway turned into an old-school dog-fight in the final laps of Wednesday’s Dorsett Automotive “Don Smith Classic” / NOS Energy Drink “Indiana Sprint Week” round at the Terre Haute Action Track. Tyler Courtney saw a nearly half-lap lead disappear in the final ten laps of the caution-free ...

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Indiana Sprint Week Coming To Terre Haute IN Action Track Wednesday

Terre Haute Action Track

Dorsett Automotive To Present Wednesday’s Don Smith Classic Indiana Sprint Week Brings USAC & Modifieds To Town (Terre Haute, IN) NOS Energy Drink Indiana Sprint Week is upon us and that means the stars of the USAC AMSOIL National Sprint Cars are heading to Western Indiana and the Terre Haute Action Track.  On Wednesday, July 25, the gates swing open ...

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NOS ENERGY DRINK INDIANA SPRINT WEEK PREVIEW

By: Richie Murray – USAC Media   Speedway, Indiana (July 16, 2018)………Seven races in seven nights represents more than just a stretch of Summer races on the USAC AMSOIL National Sprint Car calendar.  It represents a moment in the season when the worlds of the top sprint car drivers in America and the largest crowds of the year collide in ...

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