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LATE-RACE HEROICS NET COURTNEY LEFFLER MEMORIAL WIN

By: Richie Murray – USAC Media Wayne City, Illinois (October 17, 2019)………Big track or small track, Tyler Courtney has seemingly excelled at venues of all dimensions throughout the 2019 USAC NOS Energy Drink National Midget season. Thursday night at the smallest track on the campaign, the 1/8-mile Wayne County Speedway in Wayne City, Illinois, Courtney delivered his second-straight late-race heroic ...

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JASON LEFFLER MEMORIAL RACE PREVIEW

Wayne City, Illinois (October 14, 2019)………Four past winners are in this year’s lineup for the sixth running of the USAC NOS Energy Drink National Midget Jason Leffler Memorial this Thursday night, October 17, at Wayne County Speedway in Wayne City, Illinois.   Tyler Thomas (Collinsville, Okla.) enters as the reigning race winner at 1/8-mile dirt bullring in southern Illinois.  He ...

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Terre Haute Action Track Cancels Day #1 Of Wabash Clash; Saturday World Of Outlaws Still On Day #2

Terre Haute Action Track

(Terre Haute, IN) For the second year in-a-row, Mother Nature has nixed the Friday night portion of the Wabash Clash at the Terre Haute Action Track.  The USAC AMSOIL National Sprint Cars and the DIRTcar Modifieds were scheduled to be on track.  The Saturday portion, featuring the World Of Outlaw NOS Energy Drink Sprint Cars and DIRTcar Modifieds, is still ...

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LAST DANCE FOR USAC SPRINTS IN THE MIDWEST AT TERRE HAUTE

By: Richie Murray – USAC Media Terre Haute, Indiana (October 9, 2019)………The last dance.  The last chance.  One more time for USAC AMSOIL National Sprint Car racing in the Midwest before heading westward bound comes to Indiana’s Terre Haute Action Track this Friday night, October 11.  It’s the first of two nights of racing at the track as the World ...

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DIRTcar Modifieds Set For Wabash Clash Doubleheader

Two Full Shows On The Docket October 11-12 (Terre Haute, IN) The Terre Haute Action Track, in Terre Haute, Indiana, has just two nights of racing left.  Those two nights are big ones, Friday and Saturday, October 11-12 with the 2nd annual Wabash Clash, featuring USAC AMSOIL National Sprint Cars, World Of Outlaw NOS Energy Drink Sprint Cars, and the ...

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ABREU DOUBLES DOWN AT JACKSONVILLE

Jacksonville Speedway

By Brendan Bauman – Picking up where he left off just one night ago, Rico Abreu Racing found himself in victory lane with the Built Ford Tough MOWA Sprint Cars Delivered by Morrow Brothers Ford. But it wasn’t without a battle with Buddy Kofoid, who started from the pole in the 25 Lap A-Main. Kofoid quickly found the top side ...

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COURTNEY CLAIMS THRONE IN 4-CROWN MIDGET MAIN

  By: Richie Murray – USAC Media   Rossburg, Ohio (September 28, 2019)………Tyler Courtney had all the right moves in Saturday night’s 4-Crown Nationals presented by NKT.tv USAC NOS Energy Drink National Midget feature, but when you’re amidst a high-speed game of chess on the banks of Eldora Speedway, you’ve got to have all the right moves at just the ...

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COURTNEY CONNECTS ON RECORD 4TH STRAIGHT ELDORA SPRINT WIN

  By: Richie Murray – USAC Media   Rossburg, Ohio (September 28, 2019)………Tyler Courtney reached unprecedented territory following Saturday night’s 4-Crown Nationals presented by NKT.tv USAC AMSOIL National Sprint Car feature.   Not even the likes of three-in-row winners Jud Larson, Bubby Jones, Jack Hewitt or Steve Butler can claim four consecutive USAC National Sprint Car victories at Eldora Speedway. ...

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BACON BOLTS TO ELDORA SILVER CROWN TRIUMPH

  By: Richie Murray – USAC Media   Rossburg, Ohio (September 28, 2019)………Entering Saturday’s USAC Silver Crown season finale at Eldora Speedway, the formula was simple.  A 4th place finish or better by Brady Bacon was what he needed to secure Klatt Enterprises’ first series owner title.   Bacon defied all notions of running “just good enough.”  His intentions were fully ...

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KTJ WINS 4-CROWN POLE IN DYSON DEBUT

  By: Richie Murray – USAC Media   Rossburg, Ohio (September 27, 2019)………So far, so good.  Kevin Thomas, Jr.’s debut in the Chris Dyson Racing USAC Silver Crown car went as smoothly as he could have planned for by winning the pole for Saturday night’s season finale 4-Crown Nationals presented by NKT.tv at Eldora Speedway.   Thomas drew the final ...

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2nd Annual Wabash Clash Coming To Terre Haute Action Track October 11-12

Terre Haute Action Track

Tickets Available Online For USAC/World Of Outlaw Doubleheader (Terre Haute, IN) The biggest weekend of the Terre Haute Action Track racing season is just around the corner, as USAC and the World of Outlaws head toward western Indiana.  The October 11/12 doubleheader will feature the best in non-wing and winged sprint cars in addition to the DIRTcar Modifieds.  Reserved and ...

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September 22 Bettenhausen 100 At Springfield Mile Canceled

(Springfield, IL) For the second time, the Bettenhausen 100 presented by BRANDT, has been canceled due to weather. The USAC Silver Crown Series and the DIRTcar Modifieds were scheduled to race Sunday afternoon, September 22. After consulting with USAC, a number of team owners and drivers, weather forecasters, and with the rain the Springfield area received on Saturday, many felt ...

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Veteran Swindell Can Join Legends List At Springfield Race On Sunday

Swindell Can Join Legends List at Springfield Sunday By Jay Hardin Track Enterprises Staff Springfield, IL (September 18, 2019)-Germantown, Tennessee veteran race car driver Jeff Swindell has achieved many milestones in his long and storied career.  From countless sprint car victories, to two Hoosier Hundred wins, to even serving as a member of A.J. Foyt’s pit crew, Jeff has put ...

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38 ENTRIES FOR SUNDAY’S BETTENHAUSEN 100

  By: Richie Murray – USAC Media   Springfield, Illinois (September 17, 2019)………The entry list for Sunday’s 58th running of the Bettenhausen 100 presented by Brandt has been revealed with 38 USAC Silver Crown Champ Car drivers and teams ready to take on the legendary Springfield mile at the Illinois State Fairgrounds.   Five past Bettenhausen 100 winners are entered for ...

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BETTENHAUSEN 100 REFIRES ON THE DIRT SUNDAY IN SPRINGFIELD

  By: Richie Murray – USAC Media Springfield, Illinois (September 16, 2019)………The glorious roar of the USAC Silver Crown Champ Car Series returns to the iconic Illinois State Fairgrounds in Springfield this Sunday, September 22, for the 58th running of the Bettenhausen 100 presented by Brandt, honoring the great racing family based out of Tinley Park, Ill.  The DIRTcar Modifieds ...

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GRANT GAINS THE UPPER HAND AT HURTUBISE CLASSIC

By: Richie Murray – USAC Media Terre Haute, Indiana (September 13, 2019)………Justin Grant remembers going a long way in his first visit to the Terre Haute Action Track in 2010. Friday night, the Ione, Calif. native showed he’s come a long way in another aspect since his humbling introduction to the famed western Indiana half-mile nearly a decade earlier, winning ...

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NEUMAN STEPS IN, TAKES TEAM RIPPER TO BELLE-CLAIR WIN IN FIRST NIGHT

By Brian Walker – BELLEVILLE, ILL. (September 13, 2019) – Taking the wheel of the Team Ripper No. 21KS on Friday night at Belle-Clair Speedway, Jake Neuman of New Berlin, Ill. delivered a long overdue first win of the year for car owner Steve Reynolds and crew chief Flea Ruzic. After taking the lead on lap six, Neuman fended off ...

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JIM HURTUBISE CLASSIC COMING TO TERRE HAUTE FRIDAY NIGHT

Terre Haute Action Track

  By: Richie Murray – USAC Media Terre Haute, Indiana (September 9, 2019)………Friday’s Jim Hurtubise Classic begins a USAC AMSOIL National Sprint Car doubleheader weekend in the Hoosier state this Friday, September 13, at one of USAC’s longest-tenured venues, the Terre Haute Action Track, which hosted its first USAC Sprint Car event more than six decades ago, in 1957. Friday’s ...

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