USAC: Sprints Making Final Midwest Appearance of the Year at Terre Haute this Saturday for “Jim Hurtubise Classic”

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The USAC AMSOIL Sprint Car National Championship makes its final Midwest appearance of the 2016 season, before heading out west, this Saturday night, October 15 at the Terre Haute (Ind.) Action Track for the 17th “Jim Hurtubise Classic.”

USAC Sprints: Last Lap Pass Sends Bacon to Hurtubise Classic Victory

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TERRE HAUTE, Ind. — official release — Rich Forman photo — AMSOIL USAC National Sprint Car Series point leader Brady Bacon finally sealed the deal at Terre Haute Action Track on Thursday, making a white-flag-lap pass for the lead to win the Jim Hurtubise Classic. The Broken Arrow, Okla., native made it his third win of the year in the Hoffman …

USAC Sprints: Hurtubise Classic at Terre Haute Goes Green Next Thursday

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TERRE HAUTE, Ind. – official release — Dave Heithaus photo — Jim Hurtubise won five consecutive USAC National Sprint Car races at the Terre Haute Action Track during one stretch from 1960-1962. It’s been 52 years and 137 more USAC Sprint races and nobody yet has been able to match Hurtubise’s feat. It won’t be challenged next Thursday night (Sept. …