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 …

AUDIO/RUMBLE QUALIFYING: Brandon Knupp strikes late; takes fast time for Rumble in Ft. Wayne finale

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December 28, 2013 – Audio, cover photo and report by Jacob Seelman for Speed77 Radio and Race Chaser Online – FORT WAYNE, IN – Brandon Knupp’s Rumble in Fort Wayne weekend has been like two sides of a coin, cut in half and put on opposite ends of the Allen County War Memorial Coliseum. After struggling with motor issues and …

RUMBLE RECAP: Russ Gamester breaks through, scores first career Rumble victory on opening night

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December 28, 2013 — Report by Jacob Seelman for Speed77 Radio and Race Chaser Online — Photos by Chris Seelman — FORT WAYNE, IN — At the Rumble in Fort Wayne, victory comes when preparation, opportunity, and a little bit of luck all meet. And during Friday night’s opening round of feature action for the 16th Annual Rumble in Fort …

AUDIO/RUMBLE FEATURE: Age a non-defining factor for Austin Nemire at the Rumble in Ft. Wayne

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December 27, 2013 — Audio and story by Jacob Seelman for Speed77 Radio and Race Chaser Online — Cover photo by Becky Mullins — FORT WAYNE, IN — One might say upon seeing Austin Nemire that he’s a driver who’s “knee-high to a grasshopper”. And those same people would likely look at the young open-wheel driver when he says he’s …

AUDIO/RUMBLE FEATURE: Brandon Knupp seeks first Rumble victory while paying tribute to his racing hero

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December 27, 2013 — Audio, cover photo and story by Jacob Seelman for Speed77 Radio and Race Chaser Online — FORT WAYNE, IN — It’s not often that a little unseen help is a good thing to have behind the wheel of a race car, but this weekend, it just might be for one Rumble in Fort Wayne driver. In …