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1. 48/29 Danny Dietrich 1495 12
2. 24/5w Lucas Wolfe 1494 8
3. 27 Greg Hodnett 1234 7
4. 69K Lance Dewease 1085 12
5. 3z/58 Brock Zearfoss 1082 7
6. 51 Freddie Rahmer 977 6
7. 21 Brian Montieth 890 3
8. 1/55 Dale Blaney 507
9. 11 T J Stutts 500
10. 39 Cory Haas 476

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This is a collection of some of the best writers and  photographers in the country all with one purpose in mind SPRINT CARS. We have every corner of the U.S. covered here so sit back and check out some of the great columns, race results, & photos. If you have any sprint car news, results, or photos please send them to me.  Thanks, Allan Holland

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KO's Indiana Bullring Scene Kevin Oldham 11/3 BillW's Knoxville News Bill Wright 10/21 Hoosier Race Report Danny Burton (IN) 10/23
Florida Open Wheel Richard Golardi 11/7 Tri-State Outlook Duane Hancock (OH/IN/MI) 10/11 Sprint Car Notes Gaye Carmichael 9/4

From the Grandstand Ron Rodda (CA) 10/26

A Typical WeekendPat & Bruce Eckel 10/22

Mark Smith won the Florida State Championship for USCS Outlaw Thunder Tour presented by K&N Filters winged sprint cars. Bubba Raceway Park in Ocala, Fl. was the track. Max Dolder photo

(TOP) Hot Wingless Sprint action during the third and final night of the USAC/CRA's Oval Nationals at Perris Auto Speedway as Kevin Thomas Jr. (9K), Justin Grant (11), and Chase Stockon (32) battle it out three wide for the lead position in the 40 lap A-Main. (MIDDLE) Starting the show from fourth position, the Alabama's Thomas nabs the lead position on the 18th circuit and goes on to outrun his competition as he blasts across the finish line winning the $25,000 first place prize. (BOTTOM) The happy crew join their driver Kevin in victory lane celebrating their first ever Oval Nationals win at California's Perris Auto Speedway...........ANOTHER HEIN BROTHERS' "ACTION" PHOTOGRAPH

Trey Starks with car owner Jeff McCall wins night 1 of USCS at Bubba Raceway Park FL on Friday. USCS Photo


The Sprintcar A Main ended early for Kim Becker (upside down in background) as Alex Orr (43) and Jackson Delamont (48) drive away. Gary Reid photo.

Savannah Schatz (daughter of Donny) was a surprise guest at Valvoline Raceway on 11 November, helping with the trophy presentations for the Sid Hopping Shootout which saw Sammy Walsh (centre) defeat James Thompson (right) and Jordyn Brazier (left). Sid Hopping is pictured second from right. Gary Reid photo

USAC CRA champion Damion Gardner  Doug Allen


Under a shower of confetti, Sam Hafertepe Jr. (center), from Sunnyvale, Texas, is interviewed by a MAVTV Motorsports Network commentator while holding a $60,000 check presented to him by Lucas Oil American Sprint Car Series founder and owner Emmett Hahn (right) after winning the 2017 Lucas Oil American Sprint Car Series National Championship Saturday night at Cocopah Speedway, in Somerton Ariz. Hafertepe finished fourth in Saturday night's season finale, the Lucas Oil ASCS Cocopah Nationals, but still wrapped up his second straight national tour title. Photo by Randy Hoeft/N2PHOTOgraphics

Seth Bergman, from Snohomish, Wash., celebrates winning the season finale in the 2017 Lucas Oil American Sprint Car Series presented by the MAVTV Motorsports Network National Tour, the Lucas Oil ASCS Cocopah Nationals, Saturday night at Cocopah Speedway in Somerton, Ariz. Photo by Randy Hoeft/ N2PHOTOgraphics


USAC National Sprint Champion Chris Windom  Doug Allen

Dominic Scelzi won the Spirit Car Challenge Tour season Finale at Stockton 99 Dirt Track (M&M Photos)

Cory Eliason in victory lane after winning the King of the West season finale at Stockton 99 Dirt Track (M&M Photos)

Bud Kaeding claimed his first King of the West-NARC championship by 1 point over Gio Scelzi in an exciting night of sprint car racing at Tony Noceti’s lightning fast Stockton Dirt Track.Paul Trevino Photo

Say What!

“It feels so good to finally win this title,I can’t say enough about my team and everyone who made this run possible. Gio was a great competitor and made us work hard all season long.” Bud Kaeding winning the King of the West/NARC 2017 Championship

"We were bad fast all weekend, and we've been knocking at the door all year, so to close this season out with a win tonight, it's something we've been working very hard on, We fought a Radiator issue in our Hot Lap session. We had a really bad leak, and we thought we had it fixed but we started the Feature and all the sudden I was soaked. I had coolant all over me, but at that point in my mind, I knew how tough this year and been already and just decided to run it until it wouldn't run anymore and once we got going, we actually set a pretty good pace." Seth Bergman winning the final night of the ASCS Cocopah Sprint Nationals

"This is the top of the line right here,This is everything you could ever want. You run all year to get your team ready and prepped, wanting to tweak on your cars and try to get faster each and every week, then cap it all off with an 'Oval Nationals' win. That's what our goals are. It's remarkable what our team's been able to do. I'm speechless. I don't even know what to do." Kevin Thomas Jr winning the Oval Nationals at Perris Auto Speedway CA

"Two months ago, when we got knocked out of the race at Kokomo, I thought our season was over,This means everything. Derek (Claxton), Billy (Grace) and I fought hard all year long for this. With Margo and Kenny Baldwin, we almost did this back in 2011. They've done so much for my career. I can't be any happier doing it for them." Chris Windom winning the 2017 USAC National Sprint Car Championship

"I put it on the cushion getting into turn one on the restarts," Roa continued. "I think I had my left eye closed. If a slider was coming, I wasn't going to lift. I was going to drive around it. I didn't want to see it coming and screw up all my momentum. I tried not to look down the whole race. I just tried to keep my eye on my line and running the cushion around it. It was tough tonight, especially at the end, when it started taking rubber, I think. It started getting a little left rear tight on the cushion. A couple times off turn four, I jumped over it and I was just waiting for it coming down into one and it never happened." Brody Roa winning night 2 of the USAC Perris Oval Nationals

"I was not supposed to be here driving this. Tayler [Malsam] was supposed to be here, He's had some concussion protocol stuff, and he felt that he wasn't ready to drive. I was actually driving home from Charlotte when Kevin Rudeen called and said he was buying a plane ticket, Kevin wasn't racing Yuma, if you want to come you can drive the car so really, it all happened 48-hours before this three-race deal started." Joey Saldana winning night 2 of the ASCS Cocopah Sprint Nationals

"This win means a lot. We've had a lot of success over the year, but these past couple years we've been short. We had a few races we should have won, whether it was with ASCS or several other organizations, but tonight we had a great car here with Bryan Sundby. He knows what's going on and just makes it so easy. The car was a dream to drive tonight," Travis Rilat winning night 1 of the ASCS Cocopah Sprint Nationals

"We changed some stuff around in the shock package to get things a little more comfortable for me, On our own, with this setup and the rest of the racecar, we went back to four or five years ago and did kind of the same thing with the shock package. We've got something that works really well for us and it seems like we've been trying to hit that all year, but have struggled finding it. I'm trying to stay humble, but we go race-by-race and it can always change tomorrow." Chase Stockon winning night 1 of the USAC Perris Oval Nationals

Joey Saldana raced to the top of the field during Friday's Lucas Oil ASCS Cocopah Nationals for his second career ASCS National Tour victory. (ASCS/Ron Gilson)

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Friday portion of the Must See Racing Championships at Hickory Motor Speedway 1. Anthony McCune's checkered flag / 2. Jimmy McCune (88) and Johnny Petrozelle (59) battling in the second qualifier. Chris Seelman


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Friday  November 17th 2017

If your mother cooks Italian food, why should you go to a restaurant? Martin Scorsese



  • Must See Racing)Just as they have all season long, the McCune family kicked off the final weekend of the Must See Racing Sprint Car Series season in dominating fashion, sweeping Friday's twin 20-lap qualifying races for the MSR Championships at Hickory Motor Speedway. 19-year-old Anthony McCune led the entirety of the first qualifier from the outside pole, jumping out to a full second's margin on the opening lap and polesitter Charlie Schultz waged an early scrap with Brian Gerster for the runner-up spot. Race Results 11/17


  • Jackson Motorplex MN)Jackson Motorplex is pleased to welcome back the Arctic Cat All Star Circuit of Champions in 2018. The series will tackle the recently renovated 4/10-mile oval on Friday, July 27, for a $10,000-to-win event during the ABDO Fair Race. Press Releases 11/17
  • World of Outlaws)It is with great excitement that the World of Outlaws Craftsman® Sprint Car Series releases its 2018 schedule. The beast that Ted Johnson brought to life back in 1978 has officially reached 40 years of existence. Heading into a new decade, The Greatest Show on Dirt has become the premier dirt track series in the world and appears to be stronger than ever.   A total of ninety-one dates will fill the 2018 Series schedule, including 23 multi-day events with 48 race nights. The series will visit 53 tracks in 24 states over nearly 30,000 highway miles.  DIRT/World of Outlaws 11/17
  • My Race Pass)MyRacePass has generated a new driver website for sprint car driver Parker Price-Miller. The website - - has pages showcasing his schedule and results, news, biography, photos, videos, sponsors and more. Price-Miller, who hails from Kokomo, Ind., drives for Destiny Motorsports on the World of Outlaws Craftsman Sprint Car Series circuit. He made his debut with the team in 2017 and is slated to tackle the tour full-time for the first time in his life next year.Press Releases 11/17
  • All Stars)Celebrating four seasons under the ownership of three-time NASCAR Cup champion, Tony Stewart, the Arctic Cat All Star Circuit of Champions will enter the new year boasting a schedule comprised of 54 events at 36 different facilities. “America’s Series” will crisscross much of the Northeast and Midwest during their upcoming travels, visiting dirt ovals in nine different states including Florida, Ohio, Pennsylvania, Indiana, Illinois, Minnesota, Iowa, New York, and Wisconsin. All Stars 11/17
  • Oswego Speedway NY)The Oswego Speedway family has come together in the past 24 hours to remember and honor legendary Supermodified driver, car builder, and owner Fred Graves, who passed away Thursday morning at 71 years old. “We are saddened to learn of the passing of Fred Graves, one of the all-time great drivers, car owners, and an individual who dedicated much of his life to Oswego Speedway,” said track owner John Torrese. “His legacy will be carried on for many years to come and we extend our warmest thoughts to the Graves family and their friends at this difficult time.” Press Releases 11/17
  • Missile Motorsports)Mark Castiglia’s Missile Motorsports with drivers Anthony Losurdo and Dan Kapuscinski are happy to welcome the Farmers Insurance Stephen Gioia Agency to their lineup of partners for the upcoming Pathfinder Bank Small Block Super season at Oswego Speedway. Press Releases 11/17
  • Racing Xtravaganza)The countdown is on for Racing Xtravaganza! Now that the auto racing season is over around Central Pennsylvania, race fans can now look forward to the big show that will take place at the Utz Arena at the York Expo Center on Saturday and Sunday, February 3-4, 2018. Press Releases 11/17
  • USAC)On Thursday, November 23rd, Jim Naylor’s Ventura Raceway will host the “77th Running of the Turkey Night Grand Prix.” Presented by Agajanian Promotions, the Light Up The World Beverages USAC Western States and USAC National Midgets will battle in one of the most prestigious and longest running motorsports events in the country. The USAC West Coast and VRA Sprint Cars will join the action packed card in the non-point “Battle of the Beach.” The Pit Gates at the “The Best Little Dirt Track in America” will open at Noon, the Driver’s Meeting will be held at 2:45pm, and the program starts at 3:30pm. USAC11/17
  • USAC)Starting Wednesday, November 22nd, the USAC West Coast and VRA Sprint Cars will clash at Ventura Raceway for two nights of action. Promoted by Jim Naylor, the prestigious “77th Annual Turkey Night Grand Prix” will begin with a special Wednesday non-point program for the 360 sprints and practice for the USAC National and Western States Midgets. On Thursday, the sprint cars will return for their non-point semi and main events for the “Battle of the Beach” along with the complete midget show. The Pit Gates at the “The Best Little Dirt Track in America” will open at Noon, the Driver’s Meeting will be held at 2:45pm, and the program starts at 3:30pm. USAC11/17
  • CRASH PAD)A necessary part of the complete package of driver equipment. It's a great one-size-fits-all gift for your driver. Give your back a brake and Reduce your Risk of Spinal Injury in a crash. STUFF HAPPENS !!! Race Smart. Race Ready. Dealers, Info, Ordering at 11/17

Thursday  November 16th 2017

I've met a lot of hardboiled eggs in my time, but you're twenty minutes. Billy Wilder



  • Jason Solwold)The 2017 would be one a good one overall for Jason Solwold. Several trips to victory lane, another series championship to his credit, and some pretty successful trips outside of his native Washington state would all make it a very good year of racing. The Mike Anderson and Monica Baca owned #18 entry would once again partner with the Burlington native and be one of the most successful racing teams in the Pacific Northwest. Press Releases 11/16
  • Brody Roa)Brody Roa scored the biggest win of his career last Friday night when he won his first ever USAC National Sprint Car main over a tough field in the “Evelyn Pratt Main Event” at the 22nd annual Oval Nationals at Perris Auto Speedway. In addition to his Friday night triumph, the 26-year-old finished third on Thursday and sixth on Saturday making him the highest finishing USAC/CRA driver all three nights. Press Releases 11/16
  • SCCT)The Elk Grove Ford Sprint Car Challenge Tour presented by Abreu Vineyards and C&H Veteran Ent. presents Hunt Magnetos Wingless Tour championship awards banquet is set to take place on Saturday January 6 at the Jackson Rancheria Casino Resort. The top-15 Sprint Car Challenge Tour drivers and teams will be honored during the night inside the beautiful Grand Oak Ballroom, along with the top-10 for the C&H Hunt Wingless Tour. Rookie of the Year and other various special awards will be handed out as well. Cocktail hour with a no host bar will be held at 6pm, with dinner at 7pm and awards ceremony to follow. Tickets to the banquet cost $40 per person and can be reserved by calling 530-344-7592. Dinner will consist of a delicious prime rib buffet. A block of hotel rooms is currently available for banquet guests at $149 a night. Contact 800-822-WINN and use the booking id 1269 to receive the rate. We look forward to seeing everyone for a great night of camaraderie and putting a cap on the 2017 season. 11/16
  • Len Sammons Productions)Ryan Smith, who ranked second in the 2017 All Star Circuit Of Champions 410 Sprint Car circuit, has filed an entry to compete in the first East Coast Dirt Nationals coming up in two weeks at the CURE Insurance Arena in Trenton, N.J. on Friday and Saturday, December 1st and 2nd. Press Releases 11/16
  • Champion Oil)Champion Oil with the help of top-tier engine builders has developed two new PowerShield® motor oils specially designed to reduce the potential of engine failure during hard break-in. These purpose-built “mineral based” lubricants are offered in SAE 10w-40 and 20w-50 viscosities. Press Releases 11/16
  • Danny Smith)There’s very few things that Danny Smith hasn’t done over the course of his more than 40-year racing career, but the Chilicothe, Ohio veteran will embark into unfamiliar territory when he straps in for his first appearance at the Lucas Oil Chili Bowl Nationals in January. 11/16
  • NSCHOF)Don Lamberti has been instrumental in the National Sprint Car Hall of Fame & Museum since its inception. His generosity has continued with the new Bryan Clauson Suite Tower project. The elevator tower will be dedicated to Don’s late friend, and National Sprint Car Hall of Fame inductee, Gil Sonner. The elevator in the Bryan Clauson Suite Tower will be adorned with a plaque in Gil Sonner’s honor. 11/16
  • PPB Motorsports 2018)Considered by many in the industry as one of the very best Crew Chiefs in the long history of NASCAR racing, Larry McReynolds will be appearing on Saturday, January 20th at the Pioneer Pole Buildings Motorsports 2018 Racecar and Trade Show Presented by Sunoco and Fueled by Insinger Performance. McReynolds will be appearing at the Jeff Hammond Store display located at the front entrance to the show. Press Releases 11/16
  • USAC)The final west coast USAC National events of the 2017 season from Bakersfield and Ventura will be streamed LIVE on Speed Shift TV. Beginning this Saturday night, Speed Shift TV will have live, flag-to-flag coverage of USAC racing on three nights in a span of six nights. USAC11/16
  • USAC)This Saturday, November 18th, the Light Up The World Beverages USAC Western States and USAC National Midgets will clash at Bakersfield Speedway. Promoted by Scott Schweitzer, the “November Classic” is the twelfth point race and marks the return of national series to the Bakersfield oval after seventeen years. The action packed card will also feature the California Lightning Sprints, Hobby Stocks, and Mini Stocks. The Pit Gates will open at 2:00pm, the Front Gates will open at 4:00pm, and Racing is scheduled for 6:00pm at "The West's Fastest 1/3-Mile High Banked Clay Oval." For event information, visit the track’s website at or call 661.393.3373. USAC11/16
  • USAC)The number 1 is an apt number for Kyle Larson to carry on his USAC Midget's tail tank in this year's 77th running of the "Turkey Night Grand Prix." After all, number 1 is the finishing result we've become accustomed to in practically every racecar we've seen him strap into, whether it's Monday, Friday, Sunday or any day of the week that ends in the letter "y" for that matter. Twice over the last five seasons late in the month of November, Thursday night has been kind to Yung Money's racing career. More on the point, a Thanksgiving night spent at a racetrack has served the Elk Grove, California native well. USAC11/16
  • USCS)Cancelled...The USCS "Shootout at the Short Track" scheduled for this coming Saturday, November 18th at Talladega Short Track has been cancelled due to the forecast of incoming rain. With rain chances in the 70-90% range from all weather services predicted for Saturday afternoon and evening, "We feel like the best decision is to save everyone the time and added expense of traveling into the area and have just decided to head off the situation.USCS11/16
  • Team ILP)Inside Line Promotions drivers Travis Rilat, Trey Starks, Seth Bergman and Dominic Scelzi each recorded a feature victory last weekend. Rilat picked up his first Lucas Oil ASCS National Tour win since July 2013 on Thursday at Cocopah Speedway in Somerton, Ariz. Press Releases 11/16
  • X-1 Race Car Chassis)X-1 Race Cars is adding a new type of chassis to its lineup. "There's a material out there called Docol R8, which I came across a few years ago and we just built our first chassis out of it," X-1 Race Cars Founder Ryan Linder said. "It's definitely worth working with so when Jason Barney approached me about building a couple cars out of it I jumped at the opportunity. We're going to do some testing with it this summer, but we think there are some definite safety aspects to it." Press Releases 11/16
  • RUSH)The Sweeney Chevrolet Buick GMC RUSH Racing Series powered by Pace Performance held its fourth annual Authorized Engine Rebuilder/Repair Facility Seminar on Saturday (November 11) at the Hampton Inn & Suites Grove City (PA). Attendance to this meeting was "mandated" for those facilities authorized to rebuild engines for the RUSH Late Models, Sprint Cars, Sportsman Modifieds, Pro Mods, Pro Stocks, and Asphalt Series. Nineteen different engine facilities were represented as attendees came from five states plus three rebuilders from Ontario, Canada. Press Releases 11/16
  • Premier Speedway AU)The 2018 Grand Annual Sprintcar Classic has received an amazing boost with South West Conveyancing today announced as the Naming Rights partner for the 46th running of the event. South West Conveyancing, who replace Lucas Oil as the events Naming Rights Partners are no strangers to Sungold Stadium, Premier Speedway, Warrnambool having been major supporting sponsors of Max’s Race, a role they will again enjoy come December 16, for the past two seasons. Press Releases 11/16

Wednesday  November 15th 2017

It must take account of what it decrees for today in order that today may not paralyze tomorrow. Felix Frankfurter



  • David Gravel)Sprint car racing is drenched in tradition. On any given weekend, fans and competitors alike can recall famous drivers, crewman, owners and partners. In the racing hotbed of Central Pennsylvania, the logo of Weikert's Livestock Inc. conjures up memories of legends. That tradition will continue in 2018 as the company will join CJB Motorsports and driver David Gravel as they pursue a World of Outlaws Craftsman Sprint Car Series title.  Press Releases 11/15
  • Sprintcar All Stars AU)The Mainline DynoLog Dynamometers All Star Series is at Heartland Raceway, Moama this Saturday night for RD2 of the JSR King of the Rivers. “So far we have crossed the Murray river at Mildura and this weekend at Echuca. Both towns are picturesque and special and we love visiting them. Especially when we have the chance to throw in a race meeting” Searle tells us. The River Run is over the first 4 shows which are all based along the Murray & Ovens Rivers and has $2000 to win purse.  Press Releases 11/15
  • Oswego Speedway NY)With the holiday season just about here, Oswego Speedway is offering fans a ‘Super Sale’ on 2017 merchandise which can serve as the perfect Christmas gift for a friend or loved one. Most Monday mornings throughout the offseason, the speedway will announce the sale of a particular item on social media. This sale will be one time, one week only, as an effort to help peak interest in remaining speedway merchandise.  Press Releases 11/15
  • Premier Speedway AU)A pair of Queenslanders with decidedly different levels of experience are the latest drivers to nominate for the 2018 Grand Annual Sprintcar Classic at Sungold Stadium, Premier Speedway, Warrnambool. Evergreen hard charger Brent Kratzmann will make the journey south from his Queensland base to take in the Classic before heading slightly west for the Australian Sprintcar Championship at Mt. Gambier’s Borderline Speedway.  Press Releases 11/15
  • Richard Vander Weerd)Putting together a strong Oval Nationals against the USAC National Sprint Car Series, Saturday night’s feature event would be hard on the Visalia, CA as he would see contact with end his night early as he was credited with a 26th place finish. “We did some good things over the weekend, but Saturday night when it counted I got into the wall and stayed out hoping for a red, but it didn’t work out and I ended up pulling off,” Richard Vander Weerd said.  Press Releases 11/15
  • Harli White)Harli White recently became only the third woman to complete a full season on the Lucas Oil ASCS National Tour. "It means a lot that I could finish the tour and not have too many complications throughout the year," she said. "You have to forget about the hard times and keep going. It feels good to accomplish something as big as running the full national tour. I feel blessed to have the support of sponsors, fans, family and everyone who helped us."  Press Releases 11/15
  • J&J Auto Racing)J&J Auto Racing teams added two Sprint Car titles to it’s 2017 records and a win in Florida to wrap up another busy weekend of racing in the United States. Sam Hafertepe, Jr., locked up the 2017 American Sprint Car Series (ASCS) National Series championship at Cocopah Speedway in Yuma, AZ, to put a cherry on the top of a stellar racing season. Hafertepe, Jr., has won 16 feature events across the country in J&J Auto Racing entries to wrap-up his second straight ASCS Series triumph.  Press Releases 11/15



  • Kaeding Performance) It's coming soon!!! The 28th annual Kaeding Performance Race Car Swap Meet at the San Jose Fairgrounds on Tully Road, will take place on December 2nd 2017 at 8:00 a.m. This is the Swap Meet to come to, with vendors and buyers from all over California, Washington, Oregon, Nevada,Hawaii, Canada, Australia and New Zealand. So pack up all your racing parts or bring $$$ to find the best buys from the top teams in the Western States and beyond. To Pre-register, contact BF at (408)371-3031. Kaeding Performance will be hosting an Open House at their location 813 Cristich Lane in Campbell from 12 Noon to 6:00 p.m. following the Swap Meet. The Open House will include a buffet lunch,door prizes & Open House Specials. 11/15
  • Kreitz Oval Track Parts)Annual Race Car Flea Market, Saturday November 25th Rain or Shine  No charge to sellers or buyers  785 Fritztown Road  Sinking Spring PA 19608. 11/15
  • CRASH PAD)Prepare for the unexpected. STUFF HAPPENS !! and a broken back can happen to any driver, in any size car, on any size track. Why take a chance when The CRASH PAD offers the BEST impact reduction at the most affordable price. There's No Change in the seat of the pants feel of the car. In fact it reduces the fatigue from racing on a rough track. Complete your seat and put a CRASH PAD in your seat NOW. There's No Reason Not To. Race Smart. Race Ready. Dealers, info, Ordering at 11/15
  • Len Sammons Productions)Erick Rudolph’s standard-setting winning ways on the Indoor Auto Racing Series Fueled By VP Racing Fuels races are a matter of fact. The Ransomville, N.Y., driver is an eight time A-Main winner and three time Indoor Racing Series champion. Rudolph was a close second to Ryan Flores in last year’s title chase after winning the series finale in Atlantic City, N.J. Heading into the 2018 Indoor Auto Racing Series events Rudolph will be coming off a career best outdoor season on dirt that produced 17 wins and the BRP big-block Modified Tour championship. Press Releases 11/15

Tuesday  November 14th 2017

Giving money and power to government is like giving whiskey and car keys to teenage boys. P. J. O'Rourke



  • SOD)The curtain came down on the Engine Pro Sprints On Dirt presented by ARP 2017 season with the 38th Annual Awards Banquet at the Holiday Inn Battle Creek (MI) Saturday night with the last of the season’s $76,535 points money and awards handed out. The top 12 drivers in season points were led by Steve Irwin, now a two-time SOD champion.  Irwin’s share of 2017 points money and awards was $7,609.  Press Releases 11/14
  • Florida Open Wheel)Link for race video from Richard Golardi: Video - "USCS Sprint Cars at Bubba Raceway Park, Feature Race, 11-10-2017" 11/14
  • Brock Zearfoss)Ending his 2017 campaign with five victories at the Juniata County Fairgrounds half-mile, the “Jonestown Jet” Brock Zearfoss will officially be crowned Port Royal Speedway Track Champion during the season-ending banquet on Saturday, November 18. The title, a first-ever for the Jonestown native, was solidified during Tuscarora 50 weekend by a mere-five markers, placing Zearfoss on a list that includes Keith Kauffman, Lance Dewease, Todd Shaffer, and Larry “Smokey” Snellbaker. Press Releases 11/14
  • Premier Speedway AU)The field for this Saturday nights Victorian Sprintcar Title at Sungold Stadium, Premier Speedway, Warrnambool has swelled to 50 entrants with both Matthew and Marcus Dumesny now attempting to add their names to the record books with thanks to event partner Go Traffic. Press Releases 11/14
  • Seth Bergman)The streak is alive! Seth Bergman captured a Lucas Oil ASCS National Tour feature victory for the sixth straight season last Saturday during the season finale at Cocopah Speedway. "It's a sigh of relief to get back to Victory Lane," he said. "That's our focus week in and week out and we hadn't been able to accomplish that goal all year so to get one during the final race of the season is huge. It helps us end 2017 on the right foot and spring boards us into 2018." Press Releases 11/14
  • Josh Baughman)This season was a transition year for Josh Baughman, who is focusing on 410ci winged sprint car competition in 2018. "It's tough," he said. "I haven't been in a 410 very long. After getting comfortable in a 360 and now it's like starting over. It's like going from a 305 to a 360. You have to build your team up. Those were some of our headaches this year." Press Releases 11/14
  • Alex Hill)Alex Hill was fast and gained experience as she closed out her racing season during the three-day Lucas Oil ASCS National Tour finale at Cocopah Speedway last weekend. Hill got off to a solid start on Thursday when she achieved her goal of making the A Main out of the stout 36-car field. Press Releases 11/14
  • USAC)The dates and venues have been set for the 12th annual USAC AMSOIL National Sprint Car Eastern Storm tour in 2018. Two first-time venues: Bridgeport Speedway and Weedsport Speedway have been locked-in as the newest additions to the six-race series scheduled for June 14-19. It will mark the first time Eastern Storm schedule has been six races and the first time the series has spanned across three states in a single week with New York's initial appearance in Eastern Storm along with annual treks to Pennsylvania and New Jersey. USAC11/14
  • USAC)After a 17-year hiatus, USAC National Midgets are back at Bakersfield Speedway this Saturday night, November 18. That last visit in 2000, 17 years to the day of this year's event, was won by Jay Drake that night driving for car owner Keith Kunz. All these years later, Kunz's team remains at the top of its game as the Columbus, Indiana-based team arrives at the final two-race West Coast set occupying the top spot in the National standings with driver Spencer Bayston. USAC11/14
  • Derek Hagar)Derek Hagar is scheduled to wrap up his sprint car season this Saturday at Talladega Short Track with the USCS Series. Hagar enters the event needing a victory to extend his winning streak at the oval in Eastaboga, Ala., to three straight seasons. Press Releases 11/14
  • Trey Starks)Trey Starks produced a pair of stout performances last weekend during a USCS Series doubleheader at Bubba Raceway Park. Starks led the Gobrecht Motorsports team to its third win of the season on Friday during the opening round before charging from 14th to fifth to cap Saturday's finale. Press Releases 11/14
  • Austin Liggett)Austin Liggett had high hopes heading into the 2017 Oval Nationals at Perris Auto Speedway. Having his best season to date, Liggett teamed with Phulps Motorsports for the weekend, but the end result wasn’t quite what either party had hoped for. Press Releases 11/14
  • Tanner Carrick)Taking advantage of an open weekend in his busy USAC National Midget schedule, Tanner Carrick and his Tanner Carrick racing team would make the trip to Yuma, AZ and take on the Lucas Oil ASCS National Tour during their final event of the 2017 season at Cocopah Speedway. “It was a good experience,” Carrick said. “It was the first time I have been able to run a winged car on a big track, and I feel like I learned a lot each night.” Press Releases 11/14
  • Eldon MO/SLS Promotions)The World of Outlaws Craftsman Sprint Car Series will return to Lake Ozark Speedway in Missouri in 2018 on Friday, May 4, which marks the first time since 2007 that the series has visited the track. The event will be the third time overall that the Outlaws will compete at Lake Ozark Speedway. Press Releases 11/14
  • Brian Sperry Racing)The dominant car with the Hunt Magnetos Wingess Tour pres. by C&H Veteran Enterprises all season long, the Brian Sperry Racing No. 51 and Austin Liggett claimed the 2017 championship on Friday night in Stockton, CA at the series’ season finale. Though Liggett was not in action due to the race being rescheduled, the body of work was good enough for the team to claim the series title on the strength of five series wins and 11 Top-Five finishes. Press Releases 11/14
  • Menne Motorsports)After Sean Becker was involved in a hard crash on Friday night in Stockton, CA, Menne Motorsports made the call to have Andy Forsberg fill in for the King of the West finale, and Forsberg would be the first to tell you it didn’t go as hoped. “First off I want to wish Sean Becker well, and hope he has a speedy recovery,” Andy Forsberg said. “Secondly, I want to thank the Menne family for the opportunity to fill in. It’s the second time I have driven in place of Sean this year, and it is crazy to me how different we like our cars.” Press Releases 11/14
  • Kyle Offil)Saturday night in Stockton, CA, Kyle Offill capped his rookie season in a winged sprint car by finishing 12th with the Sprint Car Challenge Tour and netting the Garth E. Moore Insurance Services Rookie of the Year away. “We got off to a great start to the night, and things were going well until I biked pretty good at the start of the feature and lost a ton of track position,” Kyle Offill said. “Luckily Brad, Alex, and my Dad gave me a really good car and we were able to rebound.” Press Releases 11/14



  • Cody Lamar)Strapping into the family owned No. 9L for one final time in 2017 on Saturday night in Stockton, CA, Cody Lamar would race his way into the Sprint Car Challenge Tour feature event, only to see early contact end his night early. “It was kind of a bummer way to end our season,” Cody Lamar said. “We timed in well, and didn’t get out of our heat but we raced into the ‘A’ from the semi. We were making some good laps, but we had some help getting knocked off the back stretch and it ended our night early.” Press Releases 11/14
  • Len Sammons Productions)Brian Montieth, affectionately known as ‘The Edge’ for his penchant of getting the most out of his Premier Auto Works No. 21 410 Sprint Cars, will be putting Indoor Auto Racing Series fans on the edges of their seats this December 1-2, 2017. Montieth is the latest entry for the first East Coast Micro Dirt Nationals, coming up at the CURE Insurance Arena in Trenton, N.J.  Press Releases 11/14
  • Oswego Speedway NY)Missile Motorsports is proud to welcome Cam’s Pizzeria of Oswego as a supporter of both of their Pathfinder Bank Small Supermodifieds, driven in 2018 by Anthony Losurdo and Dan Kapuscinski. Cam’s Pizzeria is the official pizzeria of Oswego Speedway, providing hot and ready pizzas to heat race winners throughout the season. Press Releases 11/14
  • IRA Sprints)The Bumper To Bumper IRA Outlaw Sprints and IRA's Wisconsin wingLESS Sprint Series will have a combined banquet this Saturday night, November 18th at the Embassy Suites in Brookfield, WI. Cocktails are at 5, with dinner being served at 6:15. Twenty-eight drivers and teams are point fund eligible. The 2018 schedule is in progress and has more big shows for both divisions, plus some high profile co-sanctioned events. It also includes a few more strategic weekends off to allow 410 teams to participate in some high profile national events or simply take a week off. 2017 provided intense and outstanding action throughout the season and the accomplishments of many will be recognized. Lots of awards and schedule announcements coming this Saturday night. The 2017 IRA Awards Banquet will the 51st for the sanctioning group. 11/14
  • DJ Netto)Taking on both the King of the West Series and the Sprint Car Challenge Tour on Saturday night during one big season finale event in Stockton, CA, DJ Netto would finish eighth with the King of the West Series, which wrapped up fourth place in the 2017 standings, and finished seventh in the Sprint Car Challenge Tour feature event. Press Releases 11/14
  • Tony Gualda)Climbing aboard the C&M Motorsports No. 7C for one final time in 2017, Tony Gualda would fight hard during the Sprint Car Challenge Tour’s season finale until a part failure late in the feature event ended his season a few laps early. “It didn’t quite go as we all had hoped,” Tony Gualda said. “I didn’t get our night started very well in time trials and I had to play catch up the rest of the night. Luckily Cody and the guys gave me a really good car and we were able to work our way into the feature.” Press Releases 11/14
  • Farley IA/SLS Promotions)The World of Outlaws Craftsman Sprint Car Series will return to Farley Speedway in Iowa in 2018 on Friday, June 22, which marks the first time since 1994 that the series has visited the track. The event will be the fourth overall for the series at the now-three-eights-mile. The Outlaws were scheduled to race at Farley Speedway in 2004, but that event fell to rain. Press Releases 11/14

Monday  November 13th 2017

The idea that you would not only exercise but that you would enjoy it is very difficult for me to understand. I just hate it. Jimmy Kimmel



  • Photos)More Weekend photos are in SpeedShotz11/13
  • Selinsgrove Speedway PA)Selinsgrove Speedway & Raceway Park closed out the 2017 season Saturday evening, Nov. 11, with the awards banquet at the historic Genetti Hotel in Williamsport for about 250 guests representing the 360 sprint car, super late model, pro stock, roadrunner, and go kart divisions. This year’s top performing drivers received trophies, jackets, commemorative championship rings sponsored by Foss Jewelers, and shared a $25,000-plus point fund. Central PA 11/13
  • Dominic Scelzi)Dominic Scelzi loves racing at Stockton Dirt Track and last Saturday was a great indicator why. Scelzi and his family owned, Roth Motorsports supported team won the Sprint Car Challenge Tour portion of the Tribute to Gary Patterson event and was in contention to capture the King of the West-NARC Fujitsu Series main event as well until a late-race crash. Press Releases 11/13
  • Steven Tiner)Looking to close his 2017 campaign out on a high note with the Sprint Car Challenge Tour on Saturday night in Stockotn, CA, late race contact would dash Steven Tiner’s top five run with the tour as he would be relegated to a 13th place finish. Press Releases 11/13
  • Lucas Ashe)After a smooth Trophy Cup under the guidance of Jim Van Lare, the duo teamed back up to close out the 2017 season on Saturday night in Stockton, CA as Ashe recorded a 15th place finish with the Sprint Car Challenge Tour. “It’s been kind of tough not racing that much since July, so it felt really good to be back in the seat on Saturday,” Lucas Ashe said. “It was our second weekend working with Jim Van Lare, and we are happy with how it went.” Press Releases 11/13
  • Justyn Cox)Competing with the Sprint Car Challenge Tour during the season ending event on Saturday night in Stockton, CA, Cox would have a very strong showing that ended with him going home with a fifth place finish. “I felt pretty solid all night long,” Cox said. “We got off to a little bit of a slow start in time trials, but we had a car that raced very well and we were able to bring it home with a fifth place finish.” Press Releases 11/13
  • Andy Gregg)Making some changes to his engine program before Saturday night’s Sprint Car Challenge Tour season finale in Stockton, CA, Andy Gregg was extremely pleased with the results, but unfortunately a suspension failure during the ‘B’ main event would end the Placerville, CA driver’s night early. Press Releases 11/13
  • Willie Croft)Willie Croft capped a very strong 2017 Sprint Car Challenge Tour season with a fourth place finish at Stockton Dirt Track on Saturday night. With his finish, Croft also solidified a very strong second place finish in the series standings in its inaugural season. Press Releases 11/13
  • Sean Watts)Getting behind the wheel of the WRS No. 98 for one final time in 2017 on Saturday night in Stockton, CA, Sean Watts would endure a chaotic night but would come home with a 10th place finish when the dust settled. “It was a pretty crazy night, and I am happy we survived and came home with a Top-10 finish,” Sean Watts said. “We made a couple trips to the work area, and my guys did a great job of getting me back on the track time and time again.” Press Releases 11/13
  • Cory Eliason)Cory Eliason and the Antaya Motorsports team ended their 2017 King of the West campaign the exact same way it started, and that was in victory lane as Eliason claimed the Tribute to Gary Patterson on Saturday night in Stockton, CA. Press Releases 11/13
  • Sammy Swindell)Sammy Swindell is only three winning seasons away from producing at least one victory per season for 50 consecutive years. Swindell earned eight wins this season to push his streak to 47 straight winning seasons. "I'm 62-years-old and most people say I shouldn't be doing this or I can't do it," he said. "For someone that is my age to be able to compete and do it the way I've done it with different series, different teams, different cars, makes it even more of an accomplishment for me." Press Releases 11/13
  • Premier Speedway AU)South Australian duo Brad Keller and Ryan Jones have added their names to the entry list for this Saturday nights Victorian Sprintcar Title at Sungold Stadium, Premier Speedway, Warrnambool as presented by Go Traffic. Keller, who will pilot his familiar James Rosenberg Racing / Brad Keller Racing, Shadetec S19, in what will prove to be yet another invaluable hit out for the 2017-18 World Series Sprintcars contracted driver. Press Releases 11/13
  • Kerry Madsen)A fast race car and consistent performances led Big Game Motorsports to a successful season in 2017. The Muddy sponsored team earned eight wins, 34 top fives and 51 top 10s in 59 races. That consistency shined bright when driver Kerry Madsen competed on the biggest stage. Press Releases 11/13
  • Tony Bruce Jr)Tony Bruce Jr. wrapped up the 2017 season last weekend in the desert, where he made the Lucas Oil ASCS National Tour A Main during all three nights at Cocopah Speedway. "I want to thank Mike Hayashi for the opportunity to drive for him and the rest of the guys for working hard all weekend," he said. "We didn't have the results we were looking for, but we had really good speed in the race car." Press Releases 11/13
  • Giovanni Scelzi)Giovanni Scelzi recorded his 19th top-five finish of the season last Saturday at Stockton Dirt Track during the King of the West-NARC Fujitsu Series season finale. Scelzi and the Roth Motorsports team kicked off the Tribute to Gary Patterson race by qualifying ninth quickest overall after being the last car out for qualifying. Scelzi then won a heat race after starting on the outside of the front row to earn a spot in the dash, in which he advanced from seventh to sixth place to start the A Main on the outside of the third row. Press Releases 11/13
  • Travis Rilat)Travis Rilat saved his best for last during the 2017 season. Rilat scored his first Lucas Oil ASCS National Tour triumph since July 2013 and he earned three top 10s during a tripleheader hosted by Cocopah Speedway last weekend when he piloted a sprint car for BDS Motorsports for the second time this season. "It was a really good weekend," he said. "Bryan Sundby's got good equipment and has been needing the win as well. He and I just seemed to hit it off." Press Releases 11/13
  • Sharon Speedway OH)While the 2018 season is more than five months away with the Lucas Oil Late Model Dirt Series opener on April 20, Sharon Speedway management has been hard at work crafting an exciting new program to the premiere "410" Sprint Car and Big-Block Modified divisions. The 89th anniversary season will feature a new 12-race program titled the "Super Series", which will include six events each for the "410" Sprint Cars ($3,000 to-win) and for the Big-Block Modifieds ($2,000 to-win) under the Mod Tour, Inc. banner. Press Releases 11/13
  • Jackson Motorplex MN)Jackson Motorplex will feature three classes of sprint cars - Midwest Sprint Touring Series 360 winged sprint cars, Heartland Steel RaceSaver sprints and NSL non-wing sprints - on Friday nights throughout the 2018 season. The recently renovated 4/10-mile oval welcomes MSTS sprint cars nine times with four of those dates under the Midwest Power Series banner, which will pay $2,500 to win and $400 to start on May 25, June 22, July 13 and Aug. 17. All MSTS shows at Jackson Motorplex will pay $400 to start in 2018. Press Releases 11/13
  • Cole Macedo)With Mother Nature delaying the SCCT season finale a week, plans were shifted and Cole Macedo found himself back in the seat of the potent Tarton Motorsports No. 21x on Saturday night in Stockton, CA where he would score a sixth place finish. “I have never really ran well at Stockton, so I didn’t go into Saturday’s event with a ton of confidence,” Cole Macedo said. “Fortunately Paul Baines, and my dad gave me a great car and we were fast all night long, and came away with a great finish.” Press Releases 11/13
  • Florida Open Wheel)Link for race video from Richard Golardi: Video - "Southern Sprintcars Feature Race at Citrus County Speedway, 11-11-2017" 11/13
  • Must See Racing)Must See Racing has announced the continuation of their partnership with Rev-X Products Inc. for the 2018 racing season. A manufacturer and distributor of high performance oil and fuel additives, designed to reduce internal engine corrosion, Rev-X became the Official Product Supplier of Must See Racing this year. Located in Grand Rapids, Mich., Rev-X Products has a decade-long record of success in the automotive and motorsports industries, creating, distributing and selling additives for oil, gasoline and diesel fuel applications. Press Releases 11/13

Sunday  November 12th 2017

I don't think that one day really relates to the next day in life. Neil Young



  • Krikke Motorsports)It’s been a season of change for the Krikke Motorsport team leading into the 2017-18 season, which is set to continue with the team revealing the brand-new livery for their WA # 2 Transport Equipment Hire (TEH) supported 410 Sprintcar, along with a range of new team merchandise. Off the back of the introduction of new team driver Jamie Veal for this season, along with the launch of their new fully-responsive website, the Krikke Motorsport team have opted to give their car a makeover, replacing last season’s livery with a slick red, black and white design. Press Releases 11/12
  • David Gravel)Nine wins and a top-5 finish in the final series points standings during the 2016 campaign set the stage for both David Gravel and CJB Motorsports to experience a career year in 2017 "2016 was really cool," Gravel said. "We won quite a few races and so forth but we knew there were some areas we needed to improve upon. Barry (Jackson) went to work hard in the off season and we came out this year with an even better package. It was very impressive." Gravel and the CJB team scored their first of twenty wins at the annual DIRTcar Nationals at Volusia Speedway Park near Barberville, FL. It was their only Arctic Cat All Star Circuit of Champions win on the season. Their overall performance from the five nights of racing also meant that the team was the champion of the event. Press Releases 11/12



  • Wayne County Speedway OH)The 2017 NAPA Wayne County Speedway awards banquet took place Saturday night at the Pines Golf Course Banquet room with 225 people in attendance to honor the top 10 drivers in the four class' pick up their awards. Following a delicious meal by the staff at the Pines Golf Course and a highlight video of the season, the awards were passed out. Press Releases 11/12
  • Jacksonville Speedway IL)The biggest event in the history of Jacksonville Speedway is now set for Friday April 13th as the Craftsman World of Outlaws Sprint Car Series returns to Jacksonville Speedway for an event paying $10,000 to the winner. The past two Outlaw events in 2014 (won by Christopher Bell) and 2016 (won by Joey Saldana) were mid-week events with a $6,000 to win payout.  For 2018 we are stepping it up with a weekend event on our normal Friday race night and a $10,000 payout to the event winner - and the largest overall purse in the history of the Speedway.Press Releases 11/12



  • NARC/KWS)Stockton CA...1 #20 Cory Eliason 2 #5H Tim Kaeding 3 #83 Kyle Hirst 4 #83JR Gio Scelzi 5 #7 Bill Balog 6 #0 Bud Kaeding 7 #22 Shane Golobic 8 #3C DJ Netto 9 #68 Chase Johnson 10 #98 Sean Watts 11 #25 Bobby McMahan 12 #41 Dominic Scelzi 13 #18 Jenna Fraizer 14 #15 Pat Harvey 15 #28 Nathan Rolfe 16 #12 Jarett Soares 17 #75 Andy Forsberg 18 #31C Justyn Cox 19 #4S Buddy Kofoid Bud Kaeding is the 2017 NARC King of the West Champion.King of the West/NARC 11/12
  • USAC)Kevin Thomas, Jr. unloaded his racecar from his hauler last Wednesday night as the man to beat when practice began for the Budweiser "Oval Nationals" presented by All Coast Construction. When the time came to roll his car back into the hauler following Saturday night's 40-lap main event, the Cullman, Alabama was a richer man - by $25,000 - and had the hardware to show for it after scoring the victory in the 22nd annual event at Perris Auto Speedway. Meanwhile, Chris Windom emerged as USAC's newest AMSOIL National Sprint Car champion, defeating Justin Grant by a mere six points to earn his first series title just one year after capturing the Silver Crown championship. It was in late August that Windom found himself trailing Grant by 93 points and firmly believed his championship dreams had been dashed. USAC11/12
  • SCCT)Fresno's Dominic Scelzi took home $6100 by winning the Tribute to Gary Patterson dash and main event last night at the Stockton Dirt Track. It marked his second Elk Grove Ford Sprint Car Challenge Tour presented by Abreu Vineyards victory of the season to go along with an $11,000 score in June at Calistoga Speedway. Fremont's Shane Golobic, inaugural SCCT champion Kyle Hirst of Paradise, Roseville's Willie Croft and Clarksburg's Justyn Cox rounded out the top-five in the feature. 41 cars competed during the final night of action with Shane Golobic setting a new 360 track record in qualifying by clocking a 13.134, earning his 4th LRB, Inc/ ADCO Driveline & Custom Exhaust fast time award of the season.Race Results 11/12
  • ASCS Lucas Oil)A third-place finish to start off the weekend improved to second the following night, and finally, victory for Seth Bergman to close out the 2017 season with the Lucas Oil American Sprint Car Series presented by the MAVTV Motorsports Network at the Cocopah Speedway  ASCS 11/12
  • USCS)Mark Smith from Sunbury, Pennsylvania raced from the K&N Filters Pole Position into the USCS Victory Lane on Saturday night at Bubba Raceway Park in the 3rd annual 2017 United Sprint Car Series Florida State Championship Race 30-lap finale for winged sprint cars. Smith led all thirty circuits around the 3/8 mie semi-banked oval for his first series win. Smith was a surprise unannounced entry on Friday night when he finished a disappointing 21st. He bested a stellar field of 35 entries on Saturday night with drivers from at least ten states entered.USCS11/12
  • Citrus County Speedway FL)SSSS...1 #59X John Inman 2 #22 Johnny Gilbertson 3 #5$ Brian Gingras 4 #55 Tommy Nichols 5 #259X Aaron Pierce 6 #0 Dude Teate 7 #56 Blake Rose 8 #15 Troy Thompson 9 #44 Gary Wiggins 10 #22X Anthony D'Aiessio 11 #14Jr. Justin Appleby 12 #J1 Mike Tharp 13 #X1 Charles Lee 14 #42 Phil Haddad 15 #1 Garrett Green 16 #6 Matt Alfonso 17 #5 Mickey Kempgens 18 #63 Carlie Yent 19 #88 Sport Allen 11/12

Saturday  November 11th 2017

They pulled the cord and bailed...My Dad waist gunner Herman Holland 2nd from right.



  • Photos)Loads of action shots by Hein Brothers from Brody Roa's victory on night 2 of the Perris Oval Nationals are in SpeedShotz11/11
  • World of Outlaws)It is with great excitement that the World of Outlaws Craftsman Sprint Car Series announces that Australian Ian Madsen will join the Series full-time in 2018. Madsen, the 2017 Knoxville Raceway Track Champion, scored his second career World of Outlaws Craftsman Sprint Car Series victory during the running of the 39th Annual AGCO Jackson Nationals at the Jackson Motorplex in Minnesota in June of this year.DIRT/World of Outlaws 11/11



  • Hunt Wingless)Stockton CA...11/10...Kalib Henry, Barry Pries, Troy DeGaton, Matt Haulot, Brandon Burd Jr, Jeremy Newberry, Angelique Bell, Terry Shank Jr, Brent Steck, Chris Kerr, Keith Calvino, Sean Becker, Sparkey Howard, Scott Hall. 11/11
  • Avalon Raceway AU)1 #V35 Jamie Veal 2 #V52 Darren Mollenoyux 3 #W3 Steve Lines 4 #S20 Glen Sutherland 5 #V3 Shaun Dobson 6 #V42 Jye Okeeffe 7 #V37 Grant Anderson 8 #V68 Brett Milburn 9 #T7 Tim Hutchins 10 #V73 Charles Hunter 11/11
  • Valvoline Raceway AU)1 #92N Sam Walsh 2 #22N James Thompson 3 #21NS Jordyn Brazier 4 #57N Matt Dumesny 5 #5V Max Dumesny 6 #16N Daniel Sayre 7 #32N Warren Ferguson 8 #48N Jackson Delamont 9 #2D Ben Atkinson 10 #56N Michael Saller 11 #47N Marcus Dumesny 12 #7NS Callum Williamson 13 #53N Jessie Attard 14 #6Q Steve Rowell 15 #5NQ Danny Reidy 16 #54N Grant Tunks 17 #20N Troy Little 18 #68N James Duckworth 19 #24N Blake Skipper 20 #55N Kim Becker 21 #43N Alex Orr 22 #7Q Robbie Farr 23 #88N Max Johnston 24 #58NS Cameron Ware 11/11


  • MSCS)The top drivers participating with the Hoosier Tire Midwest Sprint Car Series this season will be receiving awards being distributed to finalize the 2017 season. This year the week beginning November 6th will serve as the annual MSCS Awards Week. Post season awards include sending point fund checks to all eligible top 10 drivers. Rosewood plaques were provided to drivers placing second to fifth in points. An additional special award plaque served to honor the MSCS Hard Charger of the Year. And there are various other contingency prizes.Press Releases 11/11
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  • USAC)Following his career-best third-place finish the previous night, Brody Roa stated that, just a year and a half ago, he would've been laughing had you told him he was going to be on the podium at the "Oval Nationals." One night later, the question had to be asked. Who's laughing now? "I'm still laughing, just for a different reason," Roa exclaimed. "This is, by far, the biggest one. To do it at Perris, a track I grew up at and have always wanted to win at, and to do it during 'Oval Nationals' weekend, even if it's on a prelim night, it's against all the same guys we're running against tomorrow." USAC11/11
  • ASCS Lucas Oil)Getting the call to race 48-hours before the start of the Lucas Oil ASCS Cocopah Nationals, Indiana's Joey Saldana answered the call with victory in the team's second night of competition with the Lucas Oil American Sprint Car Series National Tour presented by the MAVTV Motorsports Network at the Cocopah Speedway. ASCS 11/10
  • Photos)Action shots by Hein Brothers from Chase Stockon's victory on night 1 of the Perris Oval Nationals are in SpeedShotz11/10
  • USCS)Trey Starks from Puyallup, Washington picked up where he left of on his last visit to Bubba Raceway Park by racing from the K&N Filters Pole Position into the USC Victory Lane on Friday night in the night one 25-lap main event for the United Sprint Car Series Series at BRP. Starks led all circuits around the 3/8 mie semi-banked oval for his first series win of the season in the USCS Florida State Championship Race prelim. Starks won the final during the first annual event in 2015. The Washington state young gun had to best a 37 car field of entries from 10 states for th win. It was S10th and career 30th sprint car victoryUSCS 11/10

Friday  November 10th 2017

“You’re Gonna Need A Bigger Boat”  Roy Scheider



  • PRI Trade Show)The 30th Anniversary Performance Racing Industry (PRI) Trade Show, taking place December 7-9, 2017, at the Indiana Convention Center in Indianapolis, will feature special attractions and exclusive conferences that make PRI the must-attend trade show for racing professionals. Race industry professionals who sign up to attend the PRI Show at are able to participate in these special attractions that offer unlimited business opportunities and invaluable industry insights. Press Releases 11/10
  • J&J Auto Racing)J&J Auto Racing teams continued to harvest wins last week as the McKenzie, Tenn., based manufacturer saw four drivers earn wins in three states and two countries including Florida, New Jersey, North Carolina and Australia. For the fifth consecutive year, Donny Schatz and the No. 15 Tony Stewart/Curb-Agajanian Racing team broke through the 20-win barrier with a victory at The Dirt Track @ Charlotte on November 3rd. The win put Schatz at 23 victories thus far in 2017. The Textron Off Road/Arctic Cat/Curb/Ford Performance/J&J team also claimed the 2017 World of Outlaws (WoO) Craftsman Sprint Car Series title to wrap up the traditional racing season. They were honored at the WoO series banquet on Sunday, Nov. 5 in Concord, NC. Press Releases 11/10
  • Jackson Motorplex MN)The AGCO Jackson Nationals is developing into one of the marquee sprint car events in the country and next year's 40th edition of the three-day spectacle is taking another huge leap forward. Jackson Motorplex will host the 40th annual AGCO Jackson Nationals featuring the World of Outlaws Craftsman Sprint Car Series June 7-9 with the Saturday night finale paying $40,000 to win and $3,000 to start. The total payout is more than $300,000. Press Releases 11/10



  • ASCS Lucas Oil)Taking the BDS Motorsports No. 1 to Victory Lane for the first time against the Lucas Oil American Sprint Car Series presented by the MAVTV Motorsports Network in 2017, Travis Rilat led start to finish for his 27th career National Tour victory, and first at the Cocopah Speedway to open up the three-day Lucas Oil Cocopah Sprint Nationals. ASCS 11/10
  • USAC)It's almost a shame the racing season is nearing its end. After all, Chase Stockon's season feels like it's just beginning. After waiting more than 15 months to get his ninth career USAC AMSOIL National Sprint Car victory last Saturday night at Arizona Speedway, the Fort Branch, Indiana driver had to wait just five more nights to get his 10th on night one of the Budweiser "Oval Nationals" presented by All Coast Construction at Perris Auto Speedway, tying him with Tony Stewart for 46th on the series' career win list. Additionally, he's just the third driver in the history of the series to win his first two USAC National Sprint Car features of the season after the month of November, following in the steps of Damion Gardner in 2005 and Kevin Swindell in 2008. USAC 11/10

Thursday  November 9th 2017

Science is a way of thinking much more than it is a body of knowledge. Carl Sagan



  • Brian Brown)Brian Brown and the Casey’s General Stores/FVP #21 team rounded out a great season with a podium finish at Saturday night’s World Finals for the World of Outlaws at the Dirt Track in Charlotte, North Carolina. The Grain Valley, Missouri driver had driven from row ten to finish twelfth on Friday. Press Releases11/9
  • Premier Speedway AU)Having grown up in the shadows of Sungold Stadium, Allansford’s Jacob Smith will again contest the Grand Annual Sprintcar Classic when the 46th edition of the prestigious event hits the Sungold Stadium circuit from January 19 to 21. Press Releases11/9
  • Kerry Madsen)Big Game Motorsports and veteran Kerry Madsen are teaming up again in 2018. "We are thrilled to announce that Kerry will be back with Big Game Motorsports again in 2018," Big Game Motorsports Representative Luke Lundt said. "Since Day 1 Kerry has been a true professional and a team-oriented driver. You could not find someone better to work with over the last 12 months. Press Releases11/9
  • Must See Racing)A national audience will have eyes on the Must See Racing Championships this year, as the Nov. 17-18 event at Hickory Motor Speedway will be taped for a future airing of Suzuki Presents SPEED SPORT on the MAVTV Motorsports Network. The two-day spectacle of speed will crown Jimmy McCune as a three-time champion of the 410ci asphalt winged sprint car series, as well as close the book on what has been a record-setting season for the tour. Press Releases11/9
  • Kevin Swindell Racing)Kevin Swindell Racing had a breakout season in its first full year as a winged sprint car team. Spencer Bayston drove to a pair of feature victories and Sammy Swindell led the Swindell Speed Lab backed team into the Kings Royal A Main. Press Releases11/9
  • Johnny Herrera)Johnny Herrera has one remaining ride open for the 2018 Chili Bowl Midget Nationals. The midget is a 2016 Spike with a new Esslinger engine. The car is all titanium with a carbon body and was driven by Ryan Bernal in the 2017 Chili Bowl. Press Releases11/9
  • Dodge City Raceway Park KS)It’s time for Sprint Car racing fans to break out those 2018 calendars. And the date can be circled for the World of Outlaws Craftsman Sprint Car series return to Dodge City Raceway Park. The 2018 World of Outlaws “Boot Hill Showdown” atop the 3/8-mile DCRP clay oval is set for Saturday night, October 20. Press Releases11/9
  • Shawn Dancer)Shawn Dancer wrapped up the 2017 season last weekend at the Textron Off Road World Finals hosted by The Dirt Track at Charlotte. "It's a tough deal for someone that's never been there before," he said. "You get three laps of practice and then you go into qualifying for both of your nights. You have to be spot on from the get-go." Press Releases11/9
  • Aaron Reutzel)It all began at Florida in February. Now, a quick nine months later, Aaron Reutzel and the Dissolvalloy Downhole Revolution/BC Fundz No. 87 Triple-X Sprint Car team will finish out the 2017 season with a three-day weekend in far southwest Arizona. Press Releases11/9



  • Susquehanna Speedway PA)Its Official, BAPS Auto Paints and Supply Secures Naming Rights to Susquehanna Speedway.
  • USAC)Kevin Thomas, Jr. led all drivers by recording the fastest lap in Wednesday's open practice session at Perris Auto Speedway in preparation for the Nov. 9-10-11 Budweiser "Oval Nationals" presented by All Coast Construction. USAC 11/9
  • Kruseman Motorsports)In a late deal, two Southern California racing champions, Cory Kruseman of Ventura and Ronnie Gardner of Riverside, have teamed up for this week’s 22nd Annual “Budweiser Oval Nationals presented by All Coast Construction” at Perris Auto Speedway. The three-day race, which begins on Thursday, November 9th, will culminate with a $25,000.00 to win 40-lap main event on Saturday, November 11th. A picture containing road, outdoor, motorcycle, building Description generated with very high confidence Press Releases11/9
  • Oswego Speedway NY)It had been since 2011 since the all-time points system for Oswego Speedway’s Supermodifieds had been updated, but that changed earlier this week and the new top five provided an interesting shift as well as a new all-time points leader for the first time since the mid-1990s. Press Releases11/9
  • Brody Roa)Garden Grove, California’s Brody Roa came home sixth in the historic 50th annual “Western World Championships” at Arizona Speedway last Saturday night. The finish was the best for any of the USAC/CRA regulars in the 24-car field that also included the USAC National Sprint Cars. This Saturday, the BR Performance team will be at Perris Auto Speedway for the 22nd annual Oval Nationals. Press Releases11/9
  • World of Outlaws)For just the second time in 12 years, the World of Outlaws Craftsman Sprint Car Series will return to the Terre Haute Action Track in 2018. The date is scheduled for Saturday, October 13, 2018. The UMP Modifieds will be the support class for the evening. The slightly banked ½ mile track located in Indiana most recently hosted The Greatest Show on Dirt in 2014, an event that saw 33 cars sign in for competition with nine-time Series Champion, Donny Schatz taking the victory. DIRT/World of Outlaws 11/9

Wednesday  November 8th 2017

The minute you start compromising for the sake of massaging somebody's ego, that's it, game over. Gordon Ramsay



  • CJB Motorsports)In some ways, it was the fitting end to David Gravel and CJB Motorsports 2017 season. The hard charging driver being given a world class race car to pull off a thrilling victory. As they had done many times before, Gravel and his team brought the fans to their feet with as a last lap pass to score another win. "We've been lucky to be the guys that steal victories this year," Gravel said. "It's a lot easier than being the guys that have victories stolen from them, for sure. It was just a great way to cap off a very good year. We qualified where we wanted to on Thursday night. We wanted to make sure we put ourselves on the front row of the heat races and we did that." Press Releases11/8
  • USAC)This weekend's 22nd Annual Budweiser "Oval Nationals" presented by All Coast Construction from Perris Auto Speedway will be streamed LIVE on The prestigious race on Nov. 9-10-11 features three consecutive nights of complete racing programs, concluding with A-Main events each night and finishing up with the grand finale Saturday - a $25,000-to-win affair that will serve as the season closer for both the USAC AMSOIL National & CRA Sprint Cars. USAC 11/8
  • USAC)Much of the attention throughout the 2017 USAC AMSOIL National Sprint Car season has focused on the only two men who have held down the top-spot in the standings: Chris Windom and Justin Grant. While those two have undoubtedly been the class of the standings for the majority of the season, there are, in fact, five drivers who remain mathematically eligible to win the title. Although, realistically, four drivers: Windom, Grant, Kevin Thomas, Jr. and Tyler Courtney have a shot coming into this weekend's final three events Nov. 9-10-11 in the Budweiser "Oval Nationals" presented by All Coast Construction at Perris Auto Speedway. USAC 11/8
  • ASCS Lucas Oil)The end of the 2017 season is in sight for Sam Hafertepe, Jr. who leads the way with the Lucas Oil American Sprint Car Series National Tour presented by the MAVTV Motorsports Network as the series rolls into the Cocopah Speedway on November 9, 10, and 11 for the series 2017 season finale. The final stop of the series one year ago, Hafertepe rode off into the sunset with $60,000 and his first career National Tour Championship. For his 2017 visit, the Sunnyvale, Texas native will again look to pocket the five-figure payday and second consecutive title.ASCS 11/8
  • World of Outlaws)Just days after the conclusion of the Textron Off Road World of Outlaws World Finals at The Dirt Track at Charlotte and subsequently the conclusion of both the World of Outlaws Craftsman Sprint Car and Late Model Series seasons, the World of Outlaws are excited to announce that eight races will appear on CBS Sports Network starting November 12, 2017 through New Year's Eve.DIRT/World of Outlaws 11/8
  • Len Sammons Promotions)New England Asphalt Modified specialist Keith Rocco has plans to run in the Indoor Auto Racing Series Fueled By VP Racing Fuels trio of races to be held this coming winter. Len Sammons Motorsports Productions received confirmation from Rocco declaring his intentions to race in the Allentown (PA), Atlantic City (NJ) and Albany (NY) races. Press Releases11/8
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  • USAC CRA)After a hard fought Western World Championships in Arizona, the AMSOIL USAC/CRA and National Sprint Car Series are ready to clash at Don Kazarian's Perris Auto Speedway for the "22nd Annual Budweiser Oval Nationals, presented by All Coast Construction." Opening with a special Wednesday night practice, close to fifty racers from across the country have entered the three-day event. Capped off with a 40-lap main event on Saturday, the prestigious event has a total purse over $100,000 and will pay $25,000 to the winner. For more event information, visit the track’s website at or call 951.940.0134. USAC 11/8
  • USAC WC)Ventura Raceway promoter Jim Naylor and Agajanian Promotions are pleased to announce that Rick Goudy has been named Grand Marshal of the 77th Running of the Turkey Night Grand Prix. Featuring the USAC National and Light Up The World Beverages Western States Midgets along with the USAC West Coast and VRA Sprint Cars, the popular 2-day event starts Wednesday, November 22nd.USAC 11/8

Tuesday  November 7th 2017

What I like about land is I can drive out and check on it. It doesn't go anywhere. It's hard to steal land. Ross Perot, Jr.



  • Column)"Florida’s “Super Fall Racing Weekend” Starts This Friday" by Richard GolardiFlorida Open Wheel  11/7
  • Perris Auto Speedway CA)One could use a lot of words when describing what “Big Mike” Grosswendt is in the sprint car world. He could be described as a supporter or a fan. Others could be sponsor, photographer or writer. He is indeed all of those, but perhaps the best description could be “sprint car lover.” Grosswendt’s company, All Coast Construction, is the presenting sponsor of this week’s 22nd Annual Budweiser Oval Nationals at Perris Auto Speedway. Press Releases11/7
  • Josh Baughman)Although Josh Baughman wasn't fond of his results last weekend during his debut at The Dirt Track at Charlotte for the Textron Off Road World Finals, he likes the direction his team is headed. "Charlotte was cool," he said. "The track is a different shape. It wasn't a bad weekend, but we didn't have a good weekend. It's not the way you want to finish the year, but it gives us something we can work on and shows us where we need to spend our time." Press Releases11/7
  • Jason Sides)Jason Sides passed 22 cars during the two Textron Off Road World Finals main events last weekend at The Dirt Track at Charlotte. Unfortunately, both nights of charging forward during the World of Outlaws Craftsman Sprint Car Series marquee event came on the heels of sour qualifying results. Sides opened the weekend on Thursday by qualifying 16th quickest in his group for Friday's program and 14 th quickest in his group for Saturday's show. Press Releases11/7
  • USAC)In the last 20 years of USAC AMSOIL National Sprint Car racing, no points race has been closer than the one between Chris Windom and Justin Grant entering this weekend's Nov. 9-10-11 Budweiser "Oval Nationals" presented by All Coast Construction at Perris Auto Speedway. USAC 11/7
  • Joshua Shipley)Joshua Shipley will be able to continue his hunt for a podium points finish in his rookie year with the ASCS Southwest Region thanks to the help from many different people. "We have great equipment that allows us to run well, but we put all of our funds into continuously keeping up the car," Shipley said. "These out of town races are tough for us to go to, but thankfully some really generous people are helping us out." Press Releases11/7
  • Alex Hill)Alex Hill is looking to close the 2017 racing season on a positive note this weekend when she competes with the Lucas Oil ASCS National Tour at Cocopah Speedway in Somerton, Ariz. While the 17-year-old has visited Cocopah Speedway before, the action Thursday through Saturday will be her first time in competition there. Press Releases11/7
  • Seth Bergman)Seth Bergman is only 65 points out of fifth place in the Lucas Oil ASCS National Tour championship standings entering the season finale this weekend in the desert. Bergman will compete Thursday through Saturday at Cocopah Speedway in Somerton, Ariz., where he was victorious in November 2016. Press Releases11/7
  • Trey Starks)Trey Starks posted his career-best 410ci winged sprint car finish at The Dirt Track at Charlotte and his season-best result with the World of Outlaws Craftsman Sprint Car Series last Saturday during the final night of the Textron Off Road World Finals. Press Releases11/7
  • Harli White)Harli White is scheduled to wrap up the 2017 season this weekend when she competes in the desert with the Lucas Oil ASCS National Tour. White enters the tripleheader, which is Thursday through Saturday at Cocopah Speedway in Somerton, Ariz., ranked ninth in the championship standings and once the weekend is complete she will be one of the first females to have ever spent a full season racing on the Lucas Oil ASCS National Tour trail. Press Releases11/7
  • Channin Tankersley)This season was a rather quiet one for Channin Tankersley, who was focused on business and only able to compete in 20 races. "I was hurt one year and only got seven races in, otherwise I think this season was the fewest I've done in a year," he said. "We had an ok year. I think a lot of our problem was me not racing enough. Seat time is everything in this sport. We did have some really good runs. We won a race and were in contention in several others." Press Releases11/7
  • Donny Schatz)During the final days of the 2017 World of Outlaws (WoO) Craftsman Sprint Car Series season, Tony Stewart-Curb Agajanian Racing’s (TSR) Donny Schatz reflected on just how incredible his 21st season of competing with “The Greatest Show on Dirt” had been. It was only appropriate for the now nine-time WoO champion to conclude the season making daily headlines during the season-ending Textron World Finals this past weekend after starting the campaign dominating the news. Press Releases11/7
  • Giovanni Scelzi)Giovanni Scelzi enters his final race of the season in the hunt for the King of the West-NARC Fujitsu Series championship. Scelzi and the Roth Motorsports team are only three points out of the lead heading into Saturday's Tribute to Gary Patterson at Stockton Dirt Track in Stockton, Calif. Press Releases11/7



  • SCCT)Paradise, California's Kyle Hirst became a father for the first time earlier this year, got married recently and now looks to wrap up the inaugural $10,000-to-win Elk Grove Ford Sprint Car Challenge Tour presented by Abreu Vineyards crown this Saturday November 11 in Stockton. The 29-year-old leads his brother-in-law Willie Croft of Roseville by 74-markers at the top of the standings. Hirst is still looking for his first tour win of the year, but has been a mark of consistency, having claimed nine podium finishes in the 12 races held. Press Releases11/7
  • Oswego Speedway NY)The Oswego Speedway Eagles Fan Club, a volunteer non-profit organization formed several years ago with the sole purpose and intent of supporting drivers and owners that compete at Oswego Speedway, will return in 2018 with a new cast of officers and assistants. Longtime Oswego Speedway supporter and Supermodified car owner, Eric Syrell, will join the Eagles this coming season as President with another Supermodified car owner, Marion Naramore, as Vice President. Press Releases11/7
  • Len Sammons Productions)A pair of dirt track racing brothers, Michael and Brian Carber have each filed entries for the inaugural East Coast Indoor Dirt Nationals Fueled By VP Racing Fuels which will be held at CURE Insurance Arena in Trenton, N.J., on Friday and Saturday, December 1st and 2nd. Get your tickets now, don’t risk standing in line. This one is going to be huge! Press Releases11/7
  • Brent Marks)Finishing tenth in the final championship standings, the “Myerstown Missile” Brent Marks completed his first-ever World of Outlaws Craftsman Sprint Car Series campaign during the recent weekend, qualifying for each of the contested A-mains during the Textron Off Road World Finals at The Dirt Track at Charlotte. Highlighting his weekend in the Tar Heel State, the former Pennsylvania Posse competitor finished ninth on Saturday, November 4, to help close out the World of Outlaws season; his 23rd top-ten finish of 2017 against the Greatest Show On Dirt. Press Releases11/7
  • Ryan Smith)The “Kunkletown Kid” Ryan Smith wrapped up his 2017 campaign officially during the recent weekend, joining the World of Outlaws Craftsman Sprint Car Series at The Dirt Track at Charlotte for the annual World Finals. Qualifying for each of the contested main events, Smith earned one top-ten finish during his three-day campaign in North Carolina; his second top-ten finish of the season against the Greatest Show On Dirt. Press Releases11/7
  • Brock Zearfoss)A year for the record books, the “Jonestown Jet” Brock Zearfoss capped off his 2017 campaign with a pair of World of Outlaws Craftsman Sprint Car Series starts at The Dirt Track at Charlotte. Qualifying for each of the contested A-mains, Zearfoss finished 19th and 13th during his campaign in North Carolina, charging from the outside of row ten to earn his 13th place finish on Saturday, November 4. Press Releases11/7
  • Danny Dietrich)After a tough weekend at The Dirt Track at Charlotte, missing A-main competition against the World of Outlaws Craftsman Sprint Car Series during the annual World Finals, “Double-D” Danny Dietrich is already regrouping and rebuilding, planning to kick start 2018 with action in sunny, north-central Florida. “Not the World Finals we wanted, but oh well. We’ll put that behind us and move ahead. I’m already thinking about February when we head to Florida,” Danny Dietrich explained, who piloted the Tom Buch-owned/Apex/DKW Transport/No. 13 during the Textron Off Road World Finals. “The plan right now is to start the year with Tom [Buch] in Florida racing with the All Stars and World of Outlaws.” Press Releases11/7
  • DJ Netto)Saturday night in Stockton, CA DJ Netto will make his final start aboard Clyde and Marion Lamar’s famed No. 3c entry. In 2018, Netto will pilot the Netto Ag/Penny Newman Grain No. 88n to contest the King of the West Schedule and is actively looking for other opportunities to fill his schedule. “I really have to thank Clyde and Marion Lamar for the opportunity they presented me the last year and a half,” DJ Netto said. “To drive such an iconic car is really special and I will forever be thankful for the opportunity. All good things do come to an end, and Saturday night will be my final start in the 3C.” Press Releases11/7
  • URC)Robbie Stillwaggon and the Quality Auto Body team rolled into Bridgeport Speedway on Saturday night fresh off their 4th place finish the previous night. With 32 cars in the pit are, qualifying heat race wins went to JJ Grasso, Curt Michael, Robbie Stillwaggon and Josh Weller. Kevin Nagy won the consolation race. URC 11/7
  • Brenten Farrer)The opening round of the 2017/18 Australian 360ci All Stars Sprintcars Series got off to a great start for Brenten Farrer as he surged from position 19 on the starting grid to secure a runner-up finish at the Timmis Speedway at Mildura on Saturday night. Press Releases11/7
  • NARC/KWS)The secret to any good book is an even greater ending. So if you’re looking for an exciting nail-biting conclusion to a thrilling open wheel action adventure, then the Stockton Dirt Track is the place to be on Saturday, November 11th. That’s when the King of the West-NARC Fujitsu Sprint Car Series will write the final chapter on their ultra-competitive 2017 season with the 34th Annual Tribute to Gary Patterson. King of the West/NARC 11/7

Monday  November 6th 2017

If people like you, they'll listen to you, but if they trust you, they'll do business with you. Zig Ziglar



  • Perris Auto Speedway CA)THE FACTS ON THE 22ND ANNUAL BUDWEISER OVAL NATIONALS PRESENTED BY ALL COAST CONSTRUCTION! NAME: Budweiser Oval Nationals Presented by All Coast Construction WHERE: "Southern California's Home to Major League Sprint Car Racing," Perris Auto Speedway on the SoCal Fair and Event Center (18700 Lake Perris Drive, Perris, CA 92571) TRACK: 1/2-mile clay oval. WHEN: Thursday November 9, Friday November 10 and Saturday November 11.Press Releases11/6
  • Justin Sanders)A familiar combination will team up and take on the Lucas Oil ASCS National Tour at Cocopah Speedway near Yuma, AZ this Thursday- Saturday night. After immense success over the years together, Justin Sanders and F&W Racing will team back up this weekend. Press Releases11/6
  • Shane Stewart)The Larson Marks Racing team and Shane Stewart wrapped up the 2017 season this past weekend at the Dirt Track at Charlotte Motor Speedway. Stewart earned a pair of 14th place finishes and ultimately finished fifth in the World of Outlaws Championship point standings. The prestigious World Finals kicked off Thursday at the Dirt Track with two qualifying sessions for Friday and Saturday night's events. Stewart was the 22nd car to make his qualifying lap in Flight A of time trials and earned the eighth-fastest lap time for Friday night's show. He followed that up with the seventh-fastest qualifying lap in Flight A for Saturday night's event after being the second car on track. Press Releases11/6
  • Ian Madsen)Ian Madsen and the KCP Racing team got one final weekend of racing in for the 2017 season and that was during the World Finals in Charlotte, NC where Madsen had a very strong Friday night that saw him finish second. “It was a good weekend to end our year on ,” Ian Madsen said. “We timed in really well for both night during time trials on Thursday night, and Friday night we had a car that was capable of winning, we just had a caution fly at an inopportune time.” Press Releases11/6
  • Parker Price-Miller)Taking part in the 2017 World Finals at the Dirt Track at Charlotte, Parker Price-Miller and Destiny Motorsports would bring their 2017 season to a close. “Our weekend got off to a bit of a rough start with qualifying night, and that put us in a hole from the get go,” Price-Miller said. “Luckily we were able to make a lot of laps and work on some stuff so we will take that and look to build on it for 2018.” Press Releases11/6
  • Perris Auto Speedway CA)Drivers in next week’s 22nd Annual Budweiser Oval Nationals presented by All Coast Construction at Perris Auto Speedway will have 1,000 extra reasons to smile. It was announced today that the annual “Tony Jones Hard Charger Award” has doubled in size from $1,000.00 to $2,000.00 and it will be distributed via a brand new format. In seasons gone by the award, named after the 2000 Oval Nationals winner and 2007 USAC/CRA Champion, went to the driver who passed the most cars in the Saturday finale. That driver also got all of the money. This year Jones wanted to spread the money out a bit and Mike Grosswendt, owner of All Coast Construction, gave him a more money to reward the drivers with. Press Releases11/6
  • Kerry Madsen)Big Game Motorsports driver Kerry Madsen posted his career-best result at The Dirt Track at Charlotte twice last weekend during the Textron Off Road World Finals. Madsen finished fourth during both World of Outlaws Craftsman Sprint Car Series main events, giving the Muddy sponsored team 18 top fives in 33 races with the series this season. That ranks seventh best despite only competing in approximately 40 percent of the Outlaws races. Press Releases11/6
  • Dominic Scelzi)Dominic Scelzi is taking a suitcase full of confidence into his final event of the season. Scelzi and his family owned, Roth Motorsports supported team will compete in both the King of the West-NARC Fujitsu Series and Sprint Car Challenge Tour classes this Saturday at Stockton Dirt Track in Stockton, Calif., for the Tribute to Gary Patterson. Press Releases11/6
  • Travis Rilat)Travis Rilat is returning to the desert this weekend for the first time in four years. Rilat will drive for BDS Motorsports this Thursday through Saturday at Cocopah Speedway in Somerton, Ariz., during the Lucas Oil ASCS National Tour season finale. It will mark his first time at the track since his debut in November 2013. Press Releases11/6
  • Sammy Swindell)Sammy Swindell will make his debut at Cocopah Speedway this weekend during the final event of the season with the Lucas Oil ASCS National Tour. Swindell is slated to drive for Terry Steward and Scott Brown Thursday through Saturday at the 3/8-mile oval in Somerton, Ariz., where he missed the lone World of Outlaws Craftsman Sprint Car Series event in 1991 because he was competing in NASCAR and was unable to compete in January 2016 during the Winter Heat Sprint Car Showdown because of a last-minute team decision. Press Releases11/6
  • Tony Bruce Jr)Tony Bruce Jr. will return to Cocopah Speedway this weekend for the first time since 2014. Bruce Jr. is piloting a sprint car for Mike Hayashi this Thursday through Saturday at the 3/8-mile oval in Somerton, Ariz., which hosts the Lucas Oil ASCS National Tour season finale. Press Releases11/6
  • Oswego Speedway NY)With Oswego Speedway’s 2017 campaign officially in the history books as of last Saturday night’s championship banquet at the Lake Ontario Event and Conference Center in Oswego, officials are pleased to announce dates for the track’s 2018 campaign, which will be the 68th annual season of action at the ‘Steel Palace.’ The 2018 schedule for Oswego Speedway is set to include a total of 10 regular weekends of championship action for the Supermodifieds and SBS divisions, plus the 62nd annual Budweiser International Classic Weekend which will be held from August 31 to September 2. Press Releases11/6
  • Riverside Int Speedway AR)Grassroots Nationals will be this Saturday, November 11, with racing to begin at 6:30 pm. Gates will open at 4 PM; hot laps at 5:30 PM. The Classes competing at this special race will be: TMS 305 Wing Sprint, Black Oak Gin 600 minisprint, Pull A Part Late Model, G & S Electric Modified, and the Supply House stock. This special race, prices are: general admission adults 12 and over $20; General Admission for children 11 and under free; pit passes $30. Weather looks favorable for the racing and fun activities!!! The pits will be open during intermission for trick and treating at the drivers’ trailers. The Grassroots Nationals will be the last points race for Riverside. The race is a Riverside race; therefore, all guests, drivers, and race teams must follow Riverside Rules. Remember: Races will begin at new time 6 PM and Gates will open at 4 PM. and trick and treating at drivers' trailers at intermission. Racing action begins at 6 pm.11/6
  • Hunt Wingless)What started in late-February officially ends this Friday November 10th when the C&H Veteran Ent. presents Hunt Magnetos Wingless Tour invades the Stockton Dirt Track for championship night. Friday’s event helps open Tribute to Gary Patterson weekend at the San Joaquin County Fairgrounds and marks the third appearance of the season at the track for the C&H Veteran Ent. presents Hunt Magnetos Wingless Tour. Press Releases11/6
  • Must See Racing)The Must See Racing Sprint Car Series has confirmed a pair of additional dates for its 2018 North division schedule, with Berlin Raceway slated to host the tour twice next season. The seven-sixteenths-mile paved oval in Marne, Michigan will welcome ‘The World’s Fastest Short Track Cars’ on May 12 and Aug. 18, continuing traditional dates for the track which has been on the Must See Racing schedule in six of the series’ eight prior seasons.Press Releases11/6

Sunday  November 5th 2017

Until we meet again, may the good Lord take a liking to you. Roy Rogers



  • Photos)Shots by Dick Ayers from the World of Outlaws World Finals in Concord NC are in SpeedShotz11/5
  • ASCS)The Lucas Oil American Sprint Car Series National Tour presented by the MAVTV Motorsports Network rolls into Cocopah Speedway in Somerton, Ariz. this Thursday, November 9 through Saturday, November 11. Co-Sanctioned with the Southwest Region of the American Sprint Car Series, drivers from across Arizona, New Mexico, and west Texas will be on hand to hold their own against some of the worlds best Winged Sprint Car drivers.ASCS 11/5
  • Oswego Speedway NY)The Lake Ontario Event & Conference Center once again remained the host location for the Mitchell’s Speedway Press Oswego Speedway Hall of Fame Banquet held on Saturday, November 4 and this season it was time to crown a first-time track champion in Dave Shullick Jr. in the Supermodified division and now ‘three-time’ Dave Cliff in the Pathfinder Bank SBS class. Following dinner and cocktail hour which began at 6pm, master of ceremonies Dan Kapuscinski kicked off the evening’s festivities with special award presentations which included the Ed Clark Spirit Award, Oswego Speedway Recognition Award, and the Lois Matczak Woman of the Year Award. Press Releases11/5



  • World of Outlaws)David Gravel couldn't clear Donny Schatz with seven to go, but would not be denied, scoring the victory in a thriller with a last-lap pass of Schatz. It was Gravel and CJB Motorsports 18th World of Outlaws Craftsman Sprint Car Series win of the season, doubling their total from last season. Schatz and Brian Brown completed the podium on the final night of the Textron Off Road World of Outlaws World Finals at The Dirt Track at Charlotte Motor Speedway.DIRT/World of Outlaws 11/5
  • USAC CRA)It's been a while since Chase Stockon has tasted victory with the USAC AMSOIL National Sprint Cars. It's been even longer since he's gotten the chance to perform a series of celebratory victory donuts following a triumph in a USAC feature win. These past 16 months have been trying on the Fort Branch, Indiana native, but the hungry Stockon had an appetite to devour that drought and earn his first series win of 2017 by leading the final 18 laps to capture the crown in the 50th Annual Torco Racing Fuels "Western World Championships" Saturday night at Arizona Speedway.USAC 11/5
  • USAC SW)SANDS CHEVROLET USAC SOUTHWEST SPRINT CAR SERIES RACE RESULTS: November 4, 2017 – San Tan Valley, Arizona – Arizona Speedway – 50th Western World Championships” FEATURE: (30 laps) 1. Chris Windom, 2. Brady Bacon, 3. R.J. Johnson, 4. Geoff Ensign, 5. Dave Darland, 6. Kevin Thomas Jr., 7. Charles Davis Jr., 8. Gary Taylor, 9. Hunter Schuerenberg, 10. Mike Martin,USAC 11/5


  • 34 Raceway IA)On Saturday, November 4th 34 Raceway in West Burlington, Iowa honored their 2017 track champions during the awards banquet bash held at the Comfort Suites Hotel & Conference Center in Burlington, Iowa. Along with the track champions being honored, those drivers who finished in the top 10 in points were also handed plaques and points fund checks for the efforts. In order to be eligible to receive their awards for 2017 the drivers must have competed in 75% of the points racing events. That would consist of 59 drivers in the 8 classes that competed and earned points during the season. Press Releases11/5

Saturday  November 4th 2017

The only difference between death and taxes is that death doesn't get worse every time Congress meets. Will Rogers



  • World of Outlaws)Concord NC...Final race of 2017...1 #5 David Gravel 2 #15 Donny Schatz 3 #21 Brian Brown 4 #2M Kerry Madsen 5 #17B Bill Balog 6 #1S Logan Schuchart 7 #9 Daryn Pittman 8 #12N Cole Duncan 9 #19 Brent Marks 10 #59 Ryan Smith 11 #49 Brad Sweet 12 #44 Trey Starks 13 #3Z Brock Zearfoss 14 #2 Shane Stewart 15 #15H Sam Hafertepe 16 #W20 Greg Wilson 17 #7S Jason Sides 18 #19P Paige Polyak 19 #13M Paul McMahan 20 #18 Ian Madsen 21 #4 Parker Price-Miller 22 #11K Kraig Kinser 23 #71 Joey Saldana 24 #41 Jason Johnson 25 #27 Greg Hodnett 26 #17 Jac Haudenschild 27 #93 Sheldon Haudenschild 28 #71M Dave Blaney 11/4
  • URC)Big Track Classic at Bridgeport Speedway NJ...1 #89 Robbie Stillwaggon 2 #63 Josh Weller 3 #35 Chad Layton 4 #5g Curt Michael 5 #25 JJ Grasso 6 #5w Lucas Wolfe 7 #15 Mark Bitner 8 #7K Steve Buckwalter 9 #747 Davey Sammons 10 #47 Adam Carberry 11 #4 Jimmy Stitzel 12 #67w Justin Whittal 13 #45 Kevin Nagy 14 #33b Bill Unglert 15 #83 Larry McVay 16 #8c Brian Carber 17 #22 Troy Betts 18 #56 Chris Coyle 19 #71 Chris Allen 20 #77w Will Eggimann 21 #1 Tom Carberry
  • Premier Speedway AU)1 #V35 Jamie Veal 2 #V25 James McFadden 3 #V52 Darren Mollenoyux 4 #V90 Corey McCullagh 5 #V37 Grant Anderson 6 #V40 Rusty Hickman 7 #S20 Glen Sutherland 8 #V98 Peter Doukas 9 #V68 Brett Milburn 10 #T7 Tim Hutchins 11 #V3 Shaun Dobson 12 #S72 Chad Ely 13 #D2 Ben Atkinson 14 #V28 Andrew Hughes 15 #V17 Dennis Jones 16 #V72 Jacob Smith 17 #V77 Brayden Parr 18 #V2 Domain Ramsay 11/4
  • Murray Bridge Speedway AU)1 #Q7 Robbie Farr 2 #S97 Matt Egel 3 #S19 Brad Keller 4 #S24 Ricky Maiolo 5 #S81 Luke Dillon 6 #S63 Ryan Jones 7 #S13 Brock Hallett 8 #S88 Todd Wigzell 9 #S83 Shannon Barry 10 #S28 Brett Sullivan 11 #N47 Marcus Dumesny 12 #W3 Steven Lines 13 #S27 Daniel Pestka 14 #S45 Jake Tranter 15 #S25 Justin Sloan 16 #S14 Brendan Quinn 17 #N57 Matthew Dumesny 18 #S10 Steven Caruso 19 #S7 Hayden Pitt 20 #S71 Sam Putland 10/4
  • Sprintcar All Stars AU)After an 8 month wait the Mainline DynoLog Dynamometers All Star Series teams got to display their new war paint at Timmis Speedway Saturday night with Dave Murcott driving the Victory Lane V88 taking a flag to flag win. Brenten Farrer’s V34 and Chris Solomon’s V83 were dicing for 2nd and 3rd with Farrer passing Solomon on the last lap to pick up second relegating Solomon into third. Murcott enjoyed his run in the 360 “you just got to keep it wound up and keep the foot into it – but I am having fun. He then thanked car owners Victory Lane Racegear Renee & Mat Eastham. “I would like to do some more if I can fit them in”.11/4


  • Must See Racing)It all comes down to one final race weekend on Nov. 17-18, as the Must See Racing Sprint Car Series concludes its season and crowns a champion during the MSR Championships at Hickory Motor Speedway. The season-closing, two-day weekend will see the Must See Racing cars and stars compete as part of the Pro All Stars Series South’s Mason-Dixon MegaMeltdown 300 spectacular, with two of the premier asphalt short track series in the nation completing their seasons at the same track on the same day. Press Releases11/4
  • World of Outlaws)The World of Outlaws and DIRTcar Racing extend their deepest condolences to the family and friends of Bob Kinser who passed away today at the age of 86. Bob Kinser was inducted into the National Sprint car Hall of Fame in 1999 in honor of his outstanding achievements as a driver, with over 400 career feature wins. Bob Kinser was a true pioneer of the sport. "On behalf of World of Outlaws I would like to extend our deepest condolences to the Kinser family. Bob was a true icon of the sport that contributed to what it is today; he certainly will be missed," said World of Outlaws CEO Brian Carter. Two moment of silence were held tonight during the final World of Outlaws race of the year at The Dirt Track at Charlotte Motor Speedway with the running of the Textron Off Road World Finals. We will update this story with details regarding service details.11/4
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  • USAC CRA)Thomas Meseraull has proven time and time again that, regardless of the situation he's faced with, he figures out the way to get to victory lane. Winning for a team he's never driven for? Check. Taking an admitted "fourth-place car" to first in the final laps? Check. Having your initial instinct take a detour, yet still managing to find the quickest way around? Checkmate. USAC11/4
  • URC)Lucas Wolfe in the Pabst Blue Ribbon #5w overtook Kevin Nagy on lap 12 and cruised to night 1 of the Big Track Classic at the Bridgeport Speedway. With 28 cars signed into the pit area, 3 heat races and 1 consolation race were used to set the 24-car starting lineup for the 25-lap feature event. Heat race wins went to Robbie Stillwaggon, Curt Michael and Adam Carberry. The consolation race was won by Josh Weller.URC 11/4
  • USAC SW)SANDS CHEVROLET USAC SOUTHWEST SPRINT CAR SERIES RACE RESULTS: November 3, 2017 – San Tan Valley, Arizona – Arizona Speedway – 50th Western World Championships” FEATURE: (30 laps) 1. Brady Bacon, 2. Matt Rossi, 3. Kevin Thomas Jr., 4. Dave Darland, 5. Chris Windom, 6. Charles Davis Jr., 7. Geoff Ensign, 8. Mike Martin, 9. Landon Cling, 10. R.J. Johnson USAC 11/4
  • World of Outlaws)No matter who is in the pits, it's tough to bet against Donny Schatz. That proved true on Night Two of the Textron Off Road World of Outlaws World Finals at The Dirt Track at Charlotte Motor Speedway, as Schatz bested a stout field of 53 cars from across the world to win his 20th World of Outlaws Craftsman Sprint Car Series Feature of 2017. Ian Madsen and 10th-starting Dave Blaney completed the podium. DIRT/World of Outlaws  11/4


  • Williams Grove Speedway PA)The 2018 56th Annual Williams Grove National Open will pay $56,000 to win, $1000 to start. 11/4
  • Port Royal Speedway PA)There will be a 2 dasy World of Outlaws show at Port Royal Speedway in 2018 on October 26th & 27th. 11/4
  • Dane Lorenc)Dane Lorenc from New York state will be running the World of Outlaws in 2018 as a teammate to Parker Price Miller with Destiny Motorsports backing. 11/4
  • USCS)Yep! The big guns are coming….USCS Outlaw Thunder Tour winged sprint cars headline USCS Florida State Sprint Car Championship Race at Bubba Raceway Park on Friday and Saturday, November 10th and 11th Atlanta, GA – November 3, 20117 - The Fayetteville, Georgia based United Sprint Car Series Outlaw Thunder Tour presented by K&N Filters winged sprint cars make only their second 2017 visit to Bubba Raceway Park in Ocala, Florida on Friday and Saturday, November 10th and 11th The event is entitled the USCS Florida State Sprint Car Championship Race (2017) . The series’ 120 mile per hour USCS winged Outlaw type sprint cars headline the two-night Veteran’s Day weekend of racing action at the semi-banked three-eighths mile D-shaped oval track. USCS 11/4
  • Riverside Int Speedway AR)Grassroots is Rescheduled to November 11 - Grassroots Nationals - TMS 305 WS, Black Oak Gin 600, ​Pull A Part LATE MODEL, G & S Electric Modified, Supply House Stock GA $20; GA kids 11 and under Free; Pit Pass $30. Gates open at 5 pm; Hot laps 6:30; Racing 7:30 pm. Also pits open during Intermission for trick and treating at the drivers' pits. Last points night for Riverside. This race is a Riverside race so all guests, drivers, and race teams must follow Riverside rules. After trying to get the track ready it was decided that there is just too much water to get the race in this weekend. RIS has decided to cancel this weekend (November 4) and try to race one more time on Saturday, November 11th. This season started out wet and it seems to be ending that way too. The 11th will be RIS's last chance to get this race in. Watch the web page and Facebook for additional announcements. 11/4
  • Lucas Oil Speedway MO)Lucas Oil Speedway's tentative 2018 schedule was announced on Friday with major events again set for all three of the venue's racing facilities. "We're excited about what's in store for our fans and drivers in 2018 with a schedule that again has variety," Lucas Oil Speedway General Manager Dan Robinson said. "The foundation is our 13 Weekly Racing Series schedule, but we also tried to space out our specials throughout the schedule. Press Releases11/4

Thursday  November 2nd 2017

I have never been lost, but I will admit to being confused for several weeks. Daniel Boone



  • Column)Kevin Oldham has the latest edition of KO’s Indiana Bullring Scene, covering the final weekend of Indiana sprint car action from Kokomo and Haubstadt. KO's Indiana Bullring Scene11/2
  • World of Outlaws)David Gravel and Trey Starks topped Friday and Saturday Qualifying, respectively, but it was Donny Schatz stealing the show on the opening night of the Textron Off Road World of Outlaws World Finals at The Dirt Track at Charlotte Motor Speedway. Schatz clinched his ninth World of Outlaws Craftsman Sprint Car Series Championship by taking the Green Flag in Hot Laps.DIRT/World of Outlaws 11/2
  • World of Outlaws)World Finals Concord NC...Friday Qualifying A...1 #5 David Gravel 2 #15 Donny Schatz 3 #71 Joey Saldana 4 #44 Trey Starks 5 #13M Paul McMahan 6 #W20 Greg Wilson 7 #49X Tim Shaffer 8 #2 Shane Stewart 9 #18 Ian Madsen 10 #19P Paige Polyak 11 #21 Brian Brown 12 #59 Ryan Smith 13 #12N Cole Duncan 14 #17 Jac Haudenschild 15 #39 Spencer Bayston 16 #7S Jason Sides 17 #19 Brent Marks 18 #27 Greg Hodnett 19 #1A Jacob Allen 20 #49K Scott Kreutter 21 #3G Carson Macedo 22 #49D Shawn Dancer 23 #5B Justin Barger 24 #7KX Dan Shetler 25 #OO Dane Lorenc 26 #27G Jay Galloway 11/2
  • World of Outlaws)World Finals Concord NC...Friday Qualifying B...1 #9 Daryn Pittman 2 #71M Dave Blaney 3 #17B Bill Balog 4 #3Z Brock Zearfoss 5 #2M Kerry Madsen 6 #41 Jason Johnson 7 #15H Sam Hafertepe 8 #1S Logan Schuchart 9 #13D Danny Dietrich 10 #11K Kraig Kinser 11 #93 Sheldon Haudenschild 12 #14 Tony Stewart 13 #7K Cale Conley 14 #49 Brad Sweet 15 #7J Chad Kemenah 16 #24 Terry McCarl 17 #17X Josh Baughman 18 #13 Clyde Knipp 19 #4 Parker Price-Miller 20 #3 Sammy Swindell 21 #17C Caleb Helms 22 #14X Coleman Gulick 23 #9X Paul Nienhiser 24 #47 Eric Riggins Jr 25 #12W Troy Fraker 26 #91 Sadie Siegel11/2
  • World of Outlaws)World Finals Concord NC...Saturday Qualifying A...1 #2M Kerry Madsen 2 #15 Donny Schatz 3 #5 David Gravel 4 #12N Cole Duncan 5 #18 Ian Madsen 6 #21 Brian Brown 7 #2 Shane Stewart 8 #3Z Brock Zearfoss 9 #W20 Greg Wilson 10 #1S Logan Schuchart 11 #19P Paige Polyak 12 #49 Brad Sweet 13 #1A Jacob Allen 14 #7K Cale Conley 15 #4 Parker Price-Miller 16 #49X Tim Shaffer 17 #27 Greg Hodnett 18 #17X Josh Baughman 19 #13D Danny Dietrich 20 #14 Tony Stewart 21 #39 Spencer Bayston 22 #3G Carson Macedo 23 #9X Paul Nienhiser 24 #49D Shawn Dancer 25 #5B Justin Barger 26 #12W Troy Fraker11/2
  • World of Outlaws)World Finals Concord NC...Saturday Qualifying B...1 #44 Trey Starks 2 #9 Daryn Pittman 3 #17B Bill Balog 4 #13M Paul McMahan 5 #71 Joey Saldana 6 #59 Ryan Smith 7 #17 Jac Haudenschild 8 #3 Sammy Swindell 9 #41 Jason Johnson 10 #15H Sam Hafertepe 11 #93 Sheldon Haudenschild 12 #71M Dave Blaney 13 #11K Kraig Kinser 14 #7S Jason Sides 15 #7J Chad Kemenah 16 #19 Brent Marks 17 #24 Terry McCarl 18 #13 Clyde Knipp 19 #OO Dane Lorenc 20 #49K Scott Kreutter 21 #17C Caleb Helms 22 #7KX Dan Shetler 23 #27G Jay Galloway 24 #91 Sadie Siegel 25 #47 Eric Riggins Jr 26 #14X Coleman Gulick11/2


  • Zane Hendricks)Zane Hendricks produced a successful rookie season racing a midget by scoring a top-five finish in the POWRi Lucas Oil West Midget Series championship standings along with earning his first career midget win. "I think we did well for our first season," he said. "I felt like we exceeded some of my expectations while falling a bit short on others. We showed a lot of improvement and were getting really good toward the end of the year." Press Releases11/2
  • Brenten Farrer)After finishing a heartbreaking 1 point short of becoming the first ever back to back Champion in last season’s series, Brenten Farrer will begin his quest to regain his 360ci Sprintcar Allstars Series Championship crown this Saturday night at Mildura’s Timmis Speedway. The opening event on Brenten’s season schedule will also represent the first night out for a new partnership that Brenten struck during the off season with the Porkers Transport team owned by Rob Porker. Press Releases11/2
  • USAC)Jan Opperman, Steve Kinser, Brady Bacon, Donny Schatz and Bryan Clauson. Those five names would make up a dream team of drivers when it comes to sprint car racing over the past four-plus decades. They also have one thing in common when it comes to the Torco Race Fuels "Western World Championships." Each have won an A-Main on the final night of the event in consecutive years. This weekend, November 3-4 at Arizona Speedway, Chris Windom has an opportunity to join this murderer's row of sprint car sages and repeat his mastery from 2016. USAC 11/2
  • USAC)This Friday, November 3rd, the Sands Chevrolet USAC SouthWest Sprint Cars will battle for two nights of action at Arizona Speedway’s “50th Annual Western World Championships.” Located within ET Motopark in San Tan Valley and promoted by Jonah Trussel, the season finale will also feature the AMSOIL USAC National and USAC/CRA Sprint Cars. On both days, the Pit gates will open at 12:00pm, spectator gates will open at 3:00pm, and racing is scheduled to start at 7:00pm. The event will be live on pay-per-view at and a special autograph session will be held on Saturday at 4:00pm. The festivities will begin on Thursday with an open practice from 6:00pm to 9:00pm. For more information, visit the track’s website at or call 480.926.6688.USAC 11/2
  • USAC)Starting, this Friday, November 3rd, the AMSOIL USAC/CRA and National Sprint Cars are set for two nights of action at San Tan Valley’s Arizona Speedway. Promoted by Jonah Trussel, the “50th Annual Western World Championships” will also showcase the Sands Chevrolet USAC SouthWest Sprint Cars. On both days, the Pit gates will open at 12:00pm, spectator gates will open at 3:00pm, and racing is scheduled to start at 7:00pm. The event will be live on pay-per-view at and a special autograph session will be held on Saturday at 4:00pm. The festivities will begin on Thursday with an open practice from 6:00pm to 9:00pm. For more information, visit the track’s website at or call 480.926.6688.USAC 11/2
  • Premier Speedway AU)Round 3 of the Eureka Sprintcar Series will headline the opening night of action at Sungold Stadium, Premier Speedway, Warrnambool tomorrow night (November 4) as a part of the Parr Motorsports Sprintcar Track Premiership. The Yeoman Williams Memorial for Junior Sedans will also be a part of what promises to be an action-packed program of racing, with a field of nearly 50 Sprintcars set to sign on for duty. Press Releases11/2
  • CH Motorsports/Rob Chaney)Rob Chaney and CH Motorsports enjoyed success during their first season together in 2017 even though their already limited schedule was nearly cut in half due to weather. With Chaney behind the wheel of the Aaron Call and Janet Holbrook owned No. 83 sprint car, the team managed a win along with top-five finishes in more than half of their races, which was pared from a preseason schedule of approximately 25 events by cancellations. Their efforts came against stout competition as the team primarily raced with the Arctic Cat All Star Circuit of Champions and the F.A.S.T. Series. Press Releases11/2

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