USAC: Chris Windom Scores Win at Williams Grove In Series Return to PA Track

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Chris Windom was able to fend off a furious late-race rally by Bryan Clauson to win in the return of champ car racing to Williams Grove Speedway after a 35-year hiatus in Friday night’s “Horn/Schindler Memorial” 100-lap USAC Silver Crown race.

AUDIO: Coons Leads the Way in Tuesday Little 500 Practice at Anderson

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ANDERSON, Ind. — Audio and story by Race Chaser Online Managing Editor Jacob Seelman — Chris Seelman photo — Former USAC Triple Crown champion Jerry Coons Jr. took the Gene Nolen-owned No. 3 to the top of the practice charts on Tuesday at Anderson Speedway, leading the way in a three-hour open session that allowed 32 teams a first look …

USAC: Bacon Defeats Nemesis Lincoln Park for “Indiana Sprint Week” Win

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PUTNAMVILLE, Ind. — official series release — David Nearpass photo — Brady Bacon listed Lincoln Park Speedway as his arch nemesis heading into Thursday night’s Round 5 of “Indiana Sprint Week,” but the defending AMSOIL Sprint Car National Champion reversed his recent showings at the Putnamville, Indiana oval to pick up his fifth win of the year. Bacon led at …

USAC Sprints: Coons Conquers Lincoln Park for Second Straight Year; Wins Bill Gardner Sprintacular

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PUTNAMVILLE, Ind. — official series release — USAC photo — Jerry Coons Jr. returned to right where he spent Independence Day last year — victory lane at Lincoln Park Speedway. The former AMSOIL USAC National Sprint Car Series champion scored his 17th career victory, driving the Edison Motorsports No. 10e Spike-Chevy to victory in the inaugural Bill Gardner Sprintacular. “It’s always a …

USAC: Bell Makes It Back-To-Back Bloomington Midget Week Wins

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Bloomington, Ind. — official series release — USAC photo — Christopher Bell duplicated his Bloomington Speedway “Indiana Midget Week” win from 2014 on Friday night, as the Norman, Oklahoma knocked off his first Honda National Midget victory of the season. The 2013 National Midget champion flipped in Wednesday night’s IMW opener before rebounding to second on Thursday night, but he …

MIDGETS: Abreu Dominates 29th Chili Bowl; Earns First Golden Driller in Tulsa

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TULSA, Okla. — official series release – Buck Manson photo – Rico Abreu turned in a dominant performance to win the 29th annual 29th annual Lucas Oil Chili Bowl Midget Nationals presented by General Tire in River Spirit Center. It was the first Gold Driller for car owner Keith Kunz since 2002. “I just tried to stay as patient as …

MIDGETS: Jerry Coons, Jr. Claims Third Career Chili Bowl Prelim; Tops John Christner Trucking Qualifying Night

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TULSA, OK — official release — TeeJay Crawford photo — Night three of the 29th annual Lucas Oil Chili Bowl Midget Nationals presented by General Tire saw one the Chili Bowl’s veterans claim the checkered flag, as Jerry Coons Jr. hustled the high line to his third career prelim night victory. What will be the 16th A-Feature start for the …

MIDGETS: Chili Bowl Drivers Announced For Race Of Champions Event

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TULSA, Okla. – official series release – Serena Dalhamer photo – A 20 lap shootout among some of the best to ever race the Lucas Oil Chili Bowl Midget Nationals presented by General Tire, the Vacuworx Invitational Race of Champions will see its seventh round during Warren Cat Qualifying Night, scheduled for Tuesday, Jan. 13. The opening night of the …

USAC Silver Crown: Coons Inherits Four Crown Victory at Eldora Following Armstrong Penalty

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ROSSBURG, Ohio – official release — Travis Branch photo — Caleb Armstrong crossed the finish line first, but it was Jerry Coons, Jr. who outlasted all challengers to close the Eldora Speedway Four Crown Nationals with a win in Sunday afternoon’s Silver Crown race at the half-mile. Coons’ seventh series win came aboard the Fred Gormly – RPM Enterprise #98 …

CHILI BOWL: Clauson ends Swindell’s reign; wins first-career Golden Driller

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January 19, 2014 — Report by Jacob Seelman for Race Chaser Online — MAVTV photo — TULSA, OK — Long live the new king! And the city folk were more than happy about it. Race fans in the Tulsa Expo Center Saturday night witnessed the end of a five-year era in the history of the Lucas Oil Chili Bowl midget …