TRD Development Driver Jesse Love Teams With Keith Kunz Motorsports

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MENLO PARK, Ca. — How many 13-year-old aspiring race car drivers can say they are the youngest driver to ever win a stock car championship, the youngest racer to ever win a midget series championship and the youngest racer to ever win a midget series race? Redwood City, California’s Jesse Love can, and he has now been given a golden …

USAC: Thorson Rallies Again At Tri-City; Wins Gold Crown Opening Night

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While it may not become as famous as Danny Sullivan’s “Spin and Win” during the 1985 Indianapolis 500, Tanner Thorson’s “Half Spin and Win” performance on Thursday’s opening night of the Gold Crown Midget Nationals at Tri-City Speedway was certainly a victory he won’t soon forget.

USAC: Rico Romps At Eldora; Dominates To Win 4-Crown Midget Feature

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Rico Abreu arrived at Eldora Speedway Saturday evening via an airplane ride from Tony Stewart, after competing in Saturday afternoon’s NASCAR Camping World Truck Series race at New Hampshire Motor Speedway.

USAC: Thorson Tames The Ditch; Wins Inaugural National Midget Stop at Riverside

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Tanner Thorson became the first repeat winner of the USAC National Midget Championship season, using a sensational turn-three slide job on lap 11 to scoot past Keith Kunz/Curb-Agajanian Motorsports teammate Carson Macedo and claim victory in the series’ first visit to Riverside Int’l Speedway.

USAC: Larson Tops Indiana Midget Week Opener; Passes Thorson for Montpelier Win

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Kyle Larson doesn’t get the chance to jump behind the wheel of a USAC midget as often as he once did due to his NASCAR commitments, but on Tuesday night in the 12th annual Indiana Midget Week opener at Montpelier Motor Speedway, Larson looked as if he never left the open wheel ranks.

INDOOR: Back to Back; Rico Abreu Wins Second-Straight Chili Bowl Nationals in Tulsa

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TULSA, Okla. — Story by Race Chaser Online Managing Editor Jacob Seelman — Dave Biro III photo — Rico Abreu’s description of the 30th annual Lucas Oil Chili Bowl Nationals? “That was pretty bad-ass!” And those five words were a fitting description of the night for the 23-year old, St. Helena, Calif. native, who rocketed past polesitter and late-race leader …

INDOOR: Victory Bell Tolls During Thursday’s John Christner Trucking Chili Bowl Qualifying Night

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TULSA, Okla. — official release — Adam Mollenkopf photo — Let the victory bells toll as Oklahoma’s Christopher Bell went uncontested for his second career preliminary night score during Thursday’s John Christner Trucking Qualifying night at the 30th annual Lucas Oil Chili Bowl Nationals presented by General Tire at Tulsa Expo Raceway. “If you give me one race a year, …