USAC Sprints: Bacon Keeps Meseraull at Bay for Gas City Victory

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GAS CITY, Ind. — official series release — Brady Bacon Racing photo — Brady Bacon held on in a frenetic 30-lapper Friday at Gas City I-69 Speedway, edging past a last-lap Thomas Meseraull slide job through the final set of corners to take his third AMSOIL National Sprint Car victory of the season. Meseraull cut under fellow front-row starter Jon Stanbrough off …

USAC Sprints: Gas City I-69 Stop Up Next; Hines Looking to Repeat 2014 Victory

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INDIANAPOLIS — official series release — Tim Passmore photo — The AMSOIL USAC National Sprint Car Series resumes this Saturday at Gas City (Ind.) I-69 Speedway before visiting the Terre Haute (Ind.) Action Track May 20 for the 45th running of the Tony Hulman Classic. Robert Ballou and his MPHG Promotions/Blakesley’s Auto Maxim/Ott were unbeatable in leading all 30 laps Friday in the first appearance of the …

MIDWEST: Gas-City I-69 Speedway Goes Dark

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GAS CITY, Ind. — staff report — Gordon Gill photo — Another blow was dealt to dirt short track racing Sunday night. A message posted on the website for Gas City I-69 Speedway Sunday reads simply: “No Racing for Remainder of 2014 Season.” The quarter-mile dirt track had six events remaining on its schedule this season. Non-winged sprint cars, UMP …

USAC Sprints: Jon Stanbrough Stays Hot; Scores Sprint Week Opener Win at Gas City

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GAS CITY, Ind. — official release — David E. Heithaus photo — Jon Stanbrough picked up his third win in the last four outings with the AMSOIL National Sprint Cars, this time opening up the 27th “Indiana Sprintweek” with a flag-to-flag victory at Gas City I-69 Speedway on Friday. The Avon, Indiana driver piloted the Michael Dutcher Motorsports-owned MP Environmental …

USAC: Indiana Midget Week Opener Cancelled Due to Rain

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GAS CITY, Ind. – official release — Dave Heithaus photo — Heavy rains and resultant wet grounds in northern Indiana forced cancellation of Wednesday night’s Honda USAC Indiana Midget Week opener at Gas City I-69 Speedway. The event included the Honda National Midget and HPD USAC Midwest Midget Series. The series continues Thursday night at Lincoln Park Speedway in Putnamville, followed …

USAC: Kunz Team Eyeing Gas City Win; All-Time Owner Wins Record

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GAS CITY, Ind. – official release — Mark Funderburk photo — The Keith Kunz Motorsports/Curb-Agajanian Midget team, closing in on the all-time USAC car owner victory record, hopes to repeat their victory in the 2013 Indiana Midget Week when the five-race series debuts Wednesday at Gas City I-69 Speedway. The Kunz clan swept three of the victories during last year’s series …

KISS: Gas City KISS Event Falls to Rain

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GAS CITY, Ind. – official release — The King of Indiana Sprint Series event at the Gas City I-69 Speedway has been canceled because of continuing rain. The speedway’s promoters are considering opportunities to run the event on a future date. The next King of Indiana Sprint Series event is scheduled for May 17 at Lawrenceburg (Ind.) Speedway.

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 …