USAC Sprints: Field Gears Up with Tony Hulman Classic on Tap

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TERRE HAUTE, Ind. – official release — Gordon Gill photo — One of America’s most revered short track races – the Tony Hulman Classic – will be renewed Wednesday night at the Terre Haute Action Track. The AMSOIL USAC National Sprint Car spectacular continues a tradition begun in 1971 at the half-mile oval. George Snider won the debut and Jerry Coons …

USAC: Tony Hulman Classic on Tap for National Sprints

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TERRE HAUTE, Ind. – official release — Chris Seelman photo — Brady Bacon is the new point leader in the AMSOIL USAC Sprint Car National Championship and will take a seven-point lead over defending champion Bryan Clauson into the May 21 Tony Hulman Classic at the Terre Haute Action Track. Bacon was third in Rumble in the Bullring at Nebraska’s …

USAC Sprints: Schuerenberg Shines in Nebraska; Grabs 8th Career USAC Win at McCool Junction

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May 4, 2014 — official release — Rich Forman photo — MCCOOL JUNCTION, NE — Hunter Schuerenberg made a return to AMSOIL Sprint Car victory lane on Saturday night at Junction Motor Speedway after nearly two years without a win. The Sikeston, Missouri driver was one of the winningest on tour for two seasons before a rough stretch in 2013 …

USAC Sprints: Darland Wins Eagle Sprint Car Rumble for 49th Career Triumph

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May 3, 2014 — official release — Rich Forman photo — EAGLE, NE — For the 49th time in his illustrious career, Dave Darland drove his way to AMSOIL National Sprint Car victory lane in Friday’s “Rumble in the Bullring” at Eagle Raceway. The Lincoln, Indiana veteran also became the first repeat winner of the season. Bret Mellenberndt got the jump …

USAC: Clauson Leads AMSOIL National Sprints to Cornhusker Country; Nebraska on Tap

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May 1, 2014 — official release — Ginny Heithaus photo — INDIANAPOLIS — The Cornhusker State welcomes USAC’s AMSOIL National Sprint Car Series this weekend, with back-to-back races Friday and Saturday night at Eagle and McCool Junction. Friday’s “Rumble in the Bullring” is at the one-third mile dirt Eagle Raceway, while Saturday’s race at Junction Motor Speedway marks the series’ debut at that 3/8-mile dirt oval. Series …

USAC Sprints: Hines Ties Hewitt with 46th Career Victory at Gas City

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April 26, 2014 — official release — Travis Branch photo — GAS CITY, IN — Tracy Hines came out on top of a wild AMSOIL National Sprint Car feature on Friday at Gas City I-69 Speedway, taking the lead late to register his 46th career win in the series. The win ties him with Jack Hewitt for third on the all-time …

RADIO/PODCAST: Easter Bunny Victors and Open Wheel Chatter Headline Last Night’s Motorsports Madness

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April 22, 2014 — CHARLOTTE, N.C. — On last night’s post-Easter edition of Motorsports Madness, the crew returned full to the brim with candy and cheer to discuss the slightly-smaller, yet no less exciting slate of racing that took place from over the weekend across the country. Speed77 Radio/Race Chaser Online co-hosts Jacob Seelman, Kyle Souza and Tom Baker talked up the …

USAC Sprints: Darland Cruises to Eldora Victory

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April 20, 2014 — official release — Kelli Sommer photo — ROSSBURG, OH – Winning never seems to get old for Dave Darland. To him, every checkered flag is as important and exciting as the first one and Saturday’s triumph in Eldora Speedway’s Don Branson/Jud Larson Classic was no exception. Victory lane was pure jubilation for the popular Walton, IN veteran as …

USAC Sprints: National Sprint Car Drivers Eye Eldora’s Branson/Larson Classic on April 19th

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April 13, 2014 — official release — Hein Brothers Photo — ROSSBURG, OH — The “Don Branson/Jud Larson Classic” is next up for the AMSOIL USAC National Sprint Car Series, slated April 19 at the Eldora Speedway in Rossburg, Ohio. Dave Darland, the 2013 series runner-up, holds a one-point lead over Justin Grant in the latest standings after Grant and Darland finished 1-2 …