Weld Racing and the Chili Bowl Indoor Midget Nationals have announced that a new bonus will be instituted at the January 13, 2001 race at Tulsa Expo Center to reward competitors.

Weld Racing will sponsor the Weld Racing Half Way Bonus, with the leader at lap 25 of the 50 lap Chili Bowl A main earning a bonus of $1,000. The driver in second place at the half way mark will earn $300, while the driver running third on the 25th circuit will be rewarded with an additional $200.