INDOOR: Fedorcak to Race National Midget After All; Tapped to Drive No. 19 Munchkin

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FORT WAYNE, Ind. — Report and photo by Race Chaser Online Managing Editor Jacob Seelman — Mike Fedorcak will get a chance to race a National Midget at the 2014 Rumble in Fort Wayne after all. Fedorcak, a winner at the Rumble in 2002 and the builder of the famous Munchkin chassis, was tapped to replace fellow chassis specialist Mike …

INDOOR: Mike Fedorcak Upbeat Despite Engine Woes, Will Not Race National Midget at Rumble

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FORT WAYNE, Ind. — Story and photo by Race Chaser Online Managing Editor Jacob Seelman — Mike Fedorcak said one year ago that he would “be at the Rumble in Fort Wayne in 2014, 2015, and probably even in 2020.” And while he is indeed on the grounds at War Memorial Coliseum this weekend, the veteran open-wheel racer will not …

AUDIO/FEATURE: Mike Fedorcak continues to captivate the midget world with revolutionary Munchkins

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January 1, 2014 — Audio and story by Jacob Seelman for Speed77 Radio and Race Chaser Online — Chris Seelman photo — ROANOKE, IN — If you ask any race fan who makes an annual pilgrimage to the Rumble in Fort Wayne midget races, chances are you’ll hear at least one comment about the legendary Munchkins. And no, we’re not talking about …

AUDIO/RUMBLE RECAP: Justin Peck stuns Memorial Coliseum; becomes youngest-ever Rumble champion

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December 29, 2013 — Audio and report by Jacob Seelman for Speed77 Radio and Race Chaser Online — Photos by Chris Seelman — FORT WAYNE, IN — Sometimes it’s better to be lucky than good. Saturday night at the Memorial Coliseum Expo Center, 15-year-old Justin Peck was both. Still young enough he has to have his parents sign off on …