USAC: SHAMROCK CLASSIC ENTRY LIST HITS 50

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Speedway, Ind. —  The pre-entry list for the second running of the “Shamrock Classic” USAC National Midget season opener at Du Quoin’s Southern Illinois Center has reached 50! The Saturday, March 18th event on the one-sixth-mile, indoor dirt oval features many of the biggest names in U.S. open-wheel, dirt track racing, including two drivers who’ve attained the status of USAC …

USAC Sprints: Ballou Knocks Off New Egypt Victory to Open 2015 Eastern Storm

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NEW EGYPT, N.J. — official series release — Rich Forman photo — Robert Ballou continued his sensational season on Thursday night as he tracked down race-long leader Jon Stanbrough just inside ten laps to go to win the New Egypt Speedway Eastern Storm feature. The Rocklin, Calif. driver made it five wins on the season as he added to his point lead. …

USAC Sprints: Eastern Storm Opener at Grandview Speedway Rained Out

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BECHTELSVILLE, Pa. – official release — Tuesday’s USAC AMSOIL Sprint Car event at Grandview Speedway in Bechtelsville, Penn. has been canceled due to heavy rain. The event was to be the opener for the annual five-race Eastern Storm, and the program also included the ARDC Midget Series on the card as well. The opener now shifts to Wednesday night, June 3 when the USAC Sprint Cars …

USAC Sprints: Jesse Hockett Classic Kicks Off Eastern Storm for AMSOIL National Sprint Cars

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INDIANAPOLIS — official series release — John Mahoney photo — Tuesday night’s Jesse Hockett Classic at Grandview Speedway in Bechtelsville, Pa. kicks off the 2015 Eastern Storm for the AMSOIL USAC National Sprint Cars. Robert Ballou of Rocklin, Calif., with four victories under his belt already this year, carries a two-point lead over Chase Stockon into Tuesday’s race. The series …

USAC Sprints: Ballou Hangs On; Notches Winter Dirt Games Victory at East Bay

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GIBSONTON, Fla. — official series release — Rich Forman photo — Robert Ballou narrowly avoided disaster on the final lap of Friday’s Winter Dirt Games VI 30-lapper at East Bay Raceway Park to take his second AMSOIL USAC National Sprint Car Series victory of the young season. The Rocklin, California driver appeared to be in smooth sailing after a restart …

USAC: Darland Looking to Extend Consecutive Winning Seasons to 23 in 2015

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INDIANAPOLIS – official release — Photo courtesy DDR — Dave Darland, whose USAC resume sets him apart from nearly every driver who ever sat in a race car, continues his quest to extend a remarkable USAC record when the 2015 AMSOIL USAC National Sprint Car Series season opens Feb. 19-21 at Bubba Raceway Park in Ocala, Fla. Winter Games VI …

USAC Sprints: 2015 Dates Confirmed For AMSOIL Eastern Storm

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INDIANAPOLIS – official series release — USAC will return to the Northeast once again in 2015 for the ninth annual AMSOIL USAC Eastern Storm, opening at Grandview Speedway on June 2. The Eastern Storm for the AMSOIL USAC National Sprint Car Series will continue with stops at the Lincoln Speedway on Wednesday night, June 3, New Egypt Speedway on Thursday …

USAC: 2014 National Champions Honored in Indianapolis

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INDIANAPOLIS — official series release — Jeremey Rhoades photo — USAC National driving champions Kody Swanson, Brady Bacon and Rico Abreu shared the spotlight along with other 2014 USAC champions and special award recipients at Friday night’s 59th USAC Night of Champions celebration at the Indiana Roof Ballroom. Swanson, of Kingsburg, Calif., Bacon, of Broken Arrow, Okla. and Abreu, of Rutherford, …

USAC Sprints: Hefty 45-Race Slate Planned For USAC National Sprint Cars in 2015

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INDIANAPOLIS — Report by Race Chaser Online Managing Editor Jacob Seelman — AJ Jobe/WF Open Wheel photo — A 45-race slate spanning some of the raciest and most historic dirt tracks in the country was announced Thursday during the PRI Trade Show as the 2015 schedule for the AMSOIL USAC National Sprint Car Series. The year will kick off in …

USAC Sprints: Clauson Wires Canyon Park Finale; Bacon Caps Off First National Sprint Title

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PEORIA, Ariz. — official release — Rich Forman photo — As the 2014 AMSOIL Sprint Car National Championship ended at Canyon Speedway Park’s Hose Advantage Store Hall of Fame Classic on Saturday night, Bryan Clauson stood in victory lane with his sixth win of the season while Brady Bacon finished off his first USAC Sprint Car title. The championship was the …

USAC Sprints: Hines Wires Canyon Speedway Park for 47th Career Victory

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PEORIA, Ariz. — official release — Tracy Hines broke a nearly season-long tie with Jack Hewitt on the AMSOIL National Sprint Car all-time win list as he went wire-to-wire in winning Friday night’s Hose Advantage Store Hall of Fame Classic 30-lap feature at Canyon Speedway Park. The New Castle, Indiana veteran notched his second win of the year in The Carolina …