AUDIO/RECAP: Two-Day Double; Matt Lundstrom Powers to Second-Straight USAC HPD Midget Victory at Hickory

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NEWTON, N.C. — Audio, recap and photo by Race Chaser Online Managing Editor Jacob Seelman – Matt Lundstrom took his momentum south from Ace Speedway on Friday and cleaned house during the USAC HPD Eastern Midget Series stop on Saturday night at the “Birthplace of NASCAR Stars”, Hickory Motor Speedway. Lundstrom started Saturday’s feature from the outside of the front …

USAC: Nobile Sweeps to Season-Opening Western HPD Victory

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LAKE HAVASU CITY, Ariz. — official series release — Clovis, California native Dylan Nobile won Saturday night’s 30-lap USAC Western HPD Midget opener at Havasu 95 Speedway. Michael Fanelli led the first 23 laps before Nobile stormed past with 7 laps to go and never looked back. Bryant Dawson got around Fanelli for second in the final results, with Cody Jessop and Annie …

USAC HPD: Madera, Orange County On Tap for HPD Midgets

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SPEEDWAY, Ind. — official release — photo — A busy Saturday awaits USAC HPD Midget racing fans, as the Eastern series heads to Orange County Speedway in Rougemont, N.C. while the Western Pavement series returns to Madera (Calif.) Speedway. Scott Hunter leads the Eastern series to Rougemont and Shawn Buckley sits atop the Western standings going into Madera. Matt Lundstrom of Concord, N.C. …

USAC HPD Midwest: Nemire Claims HPD Midget Win at Kalamazoo

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KALAMAZOO, Mich. – staff report — ARCA photo — Austin Nemire led all 15 laps of Saturday’s USAC Midwest HPD Midget feature at Kalamazoo (Mich.) Speedway and scored the victory after qualifying on the outside of the front row. Polesitter Ross Rankine lost the lead on the opening lap and finished third.

USAC HPD Midgets: Eastern HPD Midgets Switched From Concord to Callaway Saturday

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CONCORD, N.C. — official release — Saturday night’s scheduled USAC Eastern HPD Midget race, originally scheduled at Concord, N.C., has been cancelled and moved to Franklin County Speedway in Callaway, Va. Franklin County Speedway also will welcome the Eastern HPD Midgets on June 21. Scott Hunter currently holds a two-point lead over defending series champion Chris Lamb entering tonight’s (Friday) race at Ace …

AUDIO/FEATURE: Racing in the Bloodline for Young Austin Nemire

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March 25, 2014 — Audio and story by Jacob Seelman for Speed77 Radio and Race Chaser Online — photo courtesy Kenny Nemire — TOLEDO, OH — Austin Nemire knew from the beginning he was going to end up behind the wheel of a race car at some point. It wasn’t a question. His great-grandfather was a racer back in the …