USAC Silver Crown Series Returning To Memphis In 2019

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MILLINGTON, Tenn. — Memphis International Raceway and the United States Auto Club announced the 2019 Season opener for the Silver Crown Champ Car Series will be held at MIR on Saturday, March 23. This marks a return to the three-quarter mile for the popular open-wheel cars, which held its first event at Memphis in 1998. The 100-lap race will be …

STREET STOCKS: Hudson Takes Great American Racing Series Finale; Smith Ices Series Title

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MILLINGTON, Tenn. – official series release — Brett Hudson finished the Great American Racing Series season with back-to-back victories, but Saturday’s win at the E3 Spark Plugs 100 at Memphis Int’l Raceway was a bit more difficult than expected. Hudson experienced some setbacks during qualifying which forced him to start at the rear of the field for the main event. …

USAC: Ricky Stenhouse Returning to Silver Crown Competition

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MEMPHIS, Tenn. – official release — NASCAR photo — Ricky Stenhouse Jr. will return to the USAC Silver Crown Series when the tour visits Memphis Int’l Raceway on June 29. The Olive Branch, Miss., native will drive a USAC Silver Crown Series car for RE Technologies. Stenhouse is no stranger to MIR as he started racing go-karts at the tri-oval …

X-1R PRO CUP: Pro Cup Youth Movement Excited as Memphis Date Approaches

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April 12, 2014 — official release — photo — MOORESVILLE, N.C. — In just a few weeks the X-1R Pro Cup Series will go from racing at the shortest track on the 2014 season schedule, at the Hickory Motor Speedway measuring .363 miles, to the largest measuring, Memphis International Raceway (MIR), measuring a whopping .75 miles in distance. It’s this transition …