USAC Midgets: Kyle Hamilton Claims Inaugural Tony Stewart Midget Classic at the Indianapolis Speedrome

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INDIANAPOLIS — official series release — John Mahoney photo — Kyle Hamilton won Saturday night’s 100-lap Tony Stewart Classic USAC Midget race at the Lincoln Tech Indianapolis Speedrome. Driving the Curtis Motor Sales/Hamilton Racing Spike/Esslinger, Hamilton led the final 87 laps after passing Billy Wease on lap 14. He built a half-lap lead before the 75-lap intermission, then declined the option …

USAC Midgets: IndyCar Star Gabby Chaves to Compete in Tony Stewart Classic

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INDIANAPOLIS – official team release — BHA photo — On his weekend off from the Verizon IndyCar Series, Bryan Herta Autosport driver Gabby Chaves will take part in the inaugural Tony Stewart Classic midget race at the Indianapolis Speedrome. Honda Racing and Honda Performance Development invited Chaves to run a Honda powered midget that is in development for and owned …

MIDWEST: Inaugural Tony Stewart Midget Classic to be Held in July

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INDIANAPOLIS – official release — TSR photo — Officials with the Indianapolis Speedrome have announced the fifth-mile paved oval will stage the inaugural Tony Stewart Midget Classic on July 25. The race will be comprised of 100 laps broken into two segments. The first segment will be 75 laps, and the final segment will be a 25 lap dash to …

AUDIO/FEATURE: Local Favorite Kyle O’Gara Prepared, Excited to Make Rumble Return

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FORT WAYNE, Ind. — Audio, story and photo by Race Chaser Online Managing Editor Jacob Seelman — It’s been five years, but Indiana native Kyle O’Gara is more than ready to make his Rumble in Fort Wayne return. O’Gara, a college student at Indiana’s Western Governor’s University, won the 2014 USAC National Pavement Midget Championship and is hoping to parlay …

USAC Pavement Midgets: Hamilton Scores Victory at Grundy County

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MORRIS, Ill. – official release — Phil Rider photo — Kyle Hamilton won Saturday night’s Honda USAC National Pavement Midget Series Border Battle 50-lapper at Grundy County Speedway. Hamilton took the lead on lap 46 after leader Austin Prock spun in turn three, then led the final five laps in his Curtis Motor Sales/Domark Racing Spike/Esslinger. Billy Hulbert finished second …