PHOTOS: United Sprint Car Series at Smoky Mountain Speedway

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MARYVILLE, Tenn. — Gallery by Chris Seelman — Check out photos from the United Sprint Car Series’ fourth annual “Thunder in the Smokies” at Smoky Mountain Speedway on Thursday night. The event served as the 14th race for the traveling 360ci winged sprint car series in 2015, as well as the opening race of their inaugural Southern Speedweek mini-series.

AUDIO/RECAP: Chattanooga Strong; Marshall Skinner Goes Back-to-Back With Emotional USCS Win at Boyd’s

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RINGGOLD, Ga. – Audio and recap by Managing Editor Jacob Seelman for Speed77 Radio, Race Chaser Online and USCS Racing – Chris Seelman photo — Marshall Skinner was a man on a mission Friday night at Boyd’s Speedway. In the first appearance at the three-eighths mile clay oval since 2012 for the United Sprint Car Series Outlaw Thunder Tour filtercharged …

AUDIO/RECAP: Smoky Mountain Star; Marshall Skinner Breaks Two-Year USCS Drought With 26th Career Win

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MARYVILLE, Tenn. – Audio and recap by Managing Editor Jacob Seelman for Speed77 Radio, Race Chaser Online and USCS Racing – Chris Seelman photo – Marshall Skinner received a king’s welcome back to United Sprint Car Series filtercharged by K&N victory lane on Thursday night at Smoky Mountain Speedway. Skinner, the 1999 USCS champion, started from the K&N Filters pole …

AUDIO/RECAP: Clean Sweep; Hagar Captures Crowley’s Ridge Checkers for Second Glen Francis Memorial Cup Win

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PARAGOULD, Ark. – Audio, photo and recap by Managing Editor Jacob Seelman for Speed77 Radio, Race Chaser Online and USCS Racing – Thursday night’s rescheduled ‘Rumble at the Ridge’ ended up being a clean sweep for 2013 United Sprint Car Series filtercharged by K&N champion Derek Hagar. Hagar, from nearby Marion, Ark., took the lead of the 30-lap feature event …

USCS: Three-Peat; Crawley Banks 74th Career USCS Win With Third Consecutive Diamond Park Triumph

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NASHVILLE, Ark. – official series release — Tim Crawley scored the 74th victory of his United Sprint Car Series career on Friday night at Diamond Park Speedway. Crawley sat through a 10 minute rain delay on lap 15 before eventually fending off Nick Snyder during the final 10 laps to pick up the victory. Snyder started seventh in the main …

USCS: Crawley Collects at Magnolia for 72nd Career USCS Sprint Car Victory

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COLUMBUS, Miss. — Report by Race Chaser Online Managing Editor Jacob Seelman — USCS photo — After rainouts claimed much of the opening portion of the 2015 USCS Mid-South Thunder Tour regional schedule, Benton, Ark. veteran Tim Crawley proved once again that he is the master of the Mid-South in a 360ci winged sprint car. After starting third, Crawley charged …

USCS: Derek Hagar Targeting Third Straight Season with Win at Tennessee National

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MARION, Ark. — official release — Seth Laceweir photo — Derek Hagar is seeking his third consecutive year with a USCS victory at Tennessee National Raceway this Saturday. Hagar has visited Victory Lane during two of his three races at the third-mile oval in Hohenwald, Tenn. the past two seasons and he is itching to record his first triumph of this …

USCS: Tennessee National Stop Postponed Due to Weather; 360 Sprints Return to Hohenwald on April 25

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HOHENWALD, Tenn. — Report by Race Chaser Online Managing Editor Jacob Seelman — Mother Nature is simply not playing nice this race weekend. With forecasts looking grim across the Southeast and Mid-South regions of the U.S., the United Sprint Car Series presented by K&N Filters has postponed their scheduled stop at Tennessee National Raceway this Saturday due to oversaturated grounds …

USCS: Season-Opening Frostbuster 250 at Magnolia Cancelled; Rescheduled to May 29

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COLUMBUS, Miss. — Report by Race Chaser Online Managing Editor Jacob Seelman — Due to an unfavorable weather forecast and already saturated facilities at the Magnolia Motor Speedway, the seventh annual Frostbuster 250 presented by Carl Hogan Toyota — scheduled for March 6-7 — has been cancelled. The event was slated to be the season-opening race for the United Sprint …

USCS: Sammy Swindell Making Return to Racing; Will Compete in United Sprint Car Series Opener at Magnolia

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ATLANTA, Ga. and GERMANTOWN, Tenn. — Report by Race Chaser Online Managing Editor Jacob Seelman — Swindell Motorsports photo — Retirement? What retirement? Just months after announcing his retirement from motorsports — save for the Lucas Oil Chili Bowl Nationals — Sammy Swindell is getting back in the saddle. Swindell has filed an entry for next weekend’s rescheduled United Sprint …

AUDIO/FEATURE: Abriged 2014 Season Has Lukas Smith Fired Up, Aiming High For 2015

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LEBANON, Ind. — Audio and story by Managing Editor Jacob Seelman for Speed77 Radio and Race Chaser Online — Chris Seelman photo — When a driver has a down year, often times it’s used as motivation and as a catalyst to inspire future successes. For high school junior Lukas Smith, he’s hoping 2014 is that catalyst, after a year that …

USCS: Terry Gray Rolls Again; Scores Record-Extending 11th USCS National Title in 2014

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ATLANTA – official release — Pete Walton/USCS photo — Terry Gray captured his 11th United Sprint Car Series presented by K&N Filters National Championship during the series’ eighteenth racing season this year. The veteran sprint car driver made just two visits to Victory Lane, but he used steady top-five finishes – including nine second-place and seven third-place tallies – in 35 events to …