USAC: National & CRA Stars Preparing For 21st Budweiser Oval Nationals

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The stars of the AMSOIL National and CRA sprint car series have their eyes on the largest prize of any USAC race this season – this weekend’s $25,000-to-win Budweiser Oval Nationals presented by All Coast Construction at Perris Auto Speedway.

USAC: Clauson Keeps On Rolling; Grabs Another Win on ‘Circular Insanity’ Tour at Perris

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PERRIS, Calif. – official series release — Bryan Clauson Racing photo — Bryan Clauson completed a sweep of USAC sprint car action on Saturday night at Perris Auto Speedway, winning the Sokola Classic AMSOIL USAC-CRA Sprint Car Series season opener at the half-mile dirt oval. Wheeling the Mike Martin owned Cancer Treatment Centers of America/Jonathan Byrd’s Racing machine, Clauson passed …

SOUTHWEST: USAC/CRA Sprint Car Title Tilt Heads to Tucson for Western World Championships

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TUCSON, Ariz. – official press release — Doug Allen photo — With three races left, the chase for the AMSOIL USAC/CRA Sprint Car title will shift to Tucson, Ariz. for the 48th Western World Championships. Starting Thursday, Nov. 19, the prestigious three-day event at USA Raceway will feature the AMSOIL USAC National, AMSOIL USAC/CRA, USAC Southwest, and USAC West Coast Sprints. The traditional …

WEST: Perris Auto Speedway Sets 10-Race 2016 Sprint Car Slate

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PERRIS, Calif. – official track release — Perris Auto Speedway has released the sprint car portion of its 2016 racing schedule. The popular Riverside County clay oval has added one extra race for the upcoming season.  All dates include the AMSOIL USAC/CRA Sprint Car Series. Races will be held on March 5, April 16 (USAC/CRA and World of Outlaws), May 28, June 11, July 2, July …

WEST: Mike Spencer Hard at Work Preparing for 20th Budweiser Oval Nationals at Perris

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PERRIS, Calif. – official track release — Doug Allen photo — When five-time AMSOIL USAC/CRA Sprint Car Series champion and current point leader Mike Spencer answered the phone on Tuesday night, he was right where you would expect to find him. He was in the garage along with his father getting the cars ready for the 20th annual Budweiser Oval …

USAC: Bernal Sweeps Through California; Wins Western Midget and CRA Sprint Car Mains in Chico

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CHICO, Calif. – official series release — Ryan Bernal recorded a rare clean sweep in USAC competition on Thursday night at Silver Dollar Speedway. Bernal won both the Honda USAC Western Midget Series feature and the AMSOIL USAC/CRA Sprint Car Series Gold Cup Race of Champions main event. In the midget feature, Bernal led the final 17 laps in his …

USAC/CRA: Gardner Romps to Perris Victory; Takes Firecracker 40 Checkered Flag

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PERRIS, Calif. — Report by Race Chaser Online Managing Editor Jacob Seelman — Doug Allen photo — Damion Gardner did it again on Saturday night at Perris Auto Speedway. Gardner charged forward after winning his heat race to take the lead from Richard Vander Weerd on lap 17 of the Firecracker 40 at PAS, running away over the final 23 laps …

USAC/CRA: Richard Vander Weerd Grabs So-Cal Showdown Victory at Perris

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PERRIS, Calif. — Report by Race Chaser Online Managing Editor Jacob Seelman — USAC Racing photo — Richard Vander Weerd continued his recent dominance of the AMSOIL USAC/CRA Sprint Car Series during Saturday night’s So-Cal Showdown at Perris Auto Speedway. Vander Weerd powered past early race leader Mike Spencer on lap eight of the 30-lap A-main and never looked back …

USAC/CRA: Last Lap Pass; Bacon Leads One Lap En Route to Copper on Dirt Prelim Win

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TUCSON, Ariz. and CHARLOTTE, N.C. — Report by Race Chaser Online Managing Editor Jacob Seelman — They say you only have to lead one lap in motorsports — the last one — and Friday night at USA Raceway, that’s exactly what Brady Bacon did. Bacon slid by Josh Hodges on the final lap of Friday’s 30-lap Copper on Dirt main …