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Fri 07 Dec 2001
WM: namars: National Midget Driver of the Year final standings

WM: namars: National Midget Driver of the Year final standings

Great Comeback Earns Hines Driver Of The Year Honor -- Awards Presenation Set For Chili Bowl SUN PRAIRIE, WI, December 2---The greatest point comeback in auto racing in 2001, belongs to Tracy Hines without a doubt. Hines was 32nd in the ...

Wed 05 Dec 2001
Niagara Indoor Midget series first race report

Niagara Indoor Midget series first race report

ISMA star Greg Furlong from Hannibal, New York, continued his winning ways by taking the first race in the Niagara Indoor Midget Series on Saturday night, December 1st, at the Niagara Falls Convention and Civic Center. The twenty-nine year old ...

Fri 23 Nov 2001
WM: namars: TQ: DT: National Midget Driver of the Year update

WM: namars: TQ: DT: National Midget Driver of the Year update

"Fike Needs Top Finishes To Overhaul Hines For Driver Of The Year Honors, Turkey Nite Next" IRWINDALE, CA, November 20---For the third straight year the Turkey Nite Grand Prix presented by K & N Filters could be the deciding event in...

Tue 20 Nov 2001

"The Blonde Squad" enters Chili Bowl Nationals

The O'Reilly Chili Bowl Midget Nationals has long been known to provide methanol-crazed fans with a source of relief from the winter doldrums. The prestige, pageantry, and popularity of the event brings out the best of the best, and race fans from...

Sat 17 Nov 2001
Woodside named to magazine post

Woodside named to magazine post

November 14, 2001 - Doug Auld, editor of Sprint Car & Midget magazine, announced today that Bill Woodside has joined the staff of Wheels-Up Publishing as National Advertising Manager. Woodside, founder of Race Proven Media Solutions, expressed...

Wed 14 Nov 2001
Midget 'Driver of the Year' update 2001-11-13

Midget 'Driver of the Year' update 2001-11-13

SUN PRAIRIE, WI, November 13--- After 195 events over eleven months, Saturday's Old Pueblo Classic at the Tucson Raceway Park, in Tucson, AZ, could turn out to be the key race in the chase for the 2001 National Midget Driver of the Year Honors. ...

Indoor Midget Racing Series at Niagara Falls

Indoor Midget Racing Series at Niagara Falls

"Indoor Racing Excitement Returns to Niagara Falls" Just as you begin to get antsy to see live auto racing, you'll have the opportunity in the Northeast. On Saturday, December 1st, Northern Motorsports and promoter Harry Macy will present the ...

Fri 09 Nov 2001
Can-Am banquet report

Can-Am banquet report

Niagara Falls, Canada - The Castrol Can-Am Midgets wound up the year with their year end banquet this past Saturday night. The Best Western Cairncroft was again the scene of the annual awards night. The ceremonies started out with a special...

Mon 05 Nov 2001
BMARA: 2001 Badger Midget banquet recap

BMARA: 2001 Badger Midget banquet recap

BROOKFIELD, WI, November 3----Dan, and Don Boorse were crowned champions, at the annual Badger Midget Auto Racing Association Awards Banquet, Saturday Night at the Milwaukee Sheraton. The pair picked up the lionshare of point fund, and special ...

Fri 02 Nov 2001
WM: Midget 'Driver of the Year' update 2001-11-01

WM: Midget 'Driver of the Year' update 2001-11-01

SUN PRAIRIE, WI, November 1----Tracy Hines holds comfortable lead in the National Midget Driver of the Year Point Standings heading into the final month of racing. After 193 events nationwide Hines holds a 122 point lead over A.J. Fike his nearest...

Mon 22 Oct 2001
Wed 17 Oct 2001
namars: Beach Boys Motorsports Anderson preview

namars: Beach Boys Motorsports Anderson preview

Teddy Beach Sets Back-To-Back Track Records In Toledo And Sandusky Beach Boys Motorsports Team Heads To Anderson For USAC Show, Then Shadybowl Speedway In Search Of NAMARS Championship New Track Record, Toledo (OH) Speedway, Sept. 15th, 2001:...

Tue 16 Oct 2001
namars: Teddy Beach Toledo preview

namars: Teddy Beach Toledo preview

NOTE FROM THE BEACH BOYS MOTORSPORTS TEAM: The entire Beach Boys Motorsports team would like to express their extreme sympathy and condolences to the families of the victims of the terrorist attacks this past Tuesday. At a time like this, auto ...

Sat 13 Oct 2001
namars: Knoxville 2002 season includes Midgets

namars: Knoxville 2002 season includes Midgets

First time at Knoxville in nearly 23 years for midget cars BADGER, MARA & NAMARS to Sanction "Pepsi Knoxville Midget Championship" KNOXVILLE, IOWA (OCT. 11, 2001) - Knoxville Raceway's 2002 season schedule just got that much more exciting...

Sat 06 Oct 2001
namars: Beach Boys Motorsports Shadybowl preview

namars: Beach Boys Motorsports Shadybowl preview

(Donnelsville, OH) - Shadybowl Speedway, in Degraff, OH, a northwestern Ohio suburb near Dayton, has always been interesting when NAMARS visits, but no more so than when the mighty Midgets attack the odd-shaped venue this Sunday for the ...

Fri 28 Sep 2001
National Midget Driver, Manufacturer Points 2001-09-28

National Midget Driver, Manufacturer Points 2001-09-28

SUN PRAIRIE, WI, September 28---Gaerte Engines has clinched the National Midget Driver of the Year Manufacturers Championship in the Engine category. Only twenty events remain on this years schedule, and Gaerte holds a 195 point lead over Brayton...

BMARA: Badger Midget final statistics and banquet news

BMARA: Badger Midget final statistics and banquet news

Boorse & Ray Lead Badger Race Stats SUN PRAIRIE, WI, spetember 28---2001 Badger Midget Series Champion Dan Boorse, and runner-up Davey Ray head up the final Badger Midget Auto Racing Association season race statistics. Badger recently completed...

Tue 25 Sep 2001
namars: Sandusky Speedway report

namars: Sandusky Speedway report

SANDUSKY OH, 9-23-01 -- Three-time ARCA Auto Value Midget Series champion Gene Lee Gibson inched a little closer to a fourth series title Sunday afternoon at Sandusky Speedway by winning the 25-lap ARCA/NAMARS co-sanctioned feature...

Wed 19 Sep 2001
WM: National Midget Driver of the Year point standings 2001-09-18

WM: National Midget Driver of the Year point standings 2001-09-18

Drake Leads Hines In Driver Of The Year Points SUN PRAIRIE, WI, September 19---Jay Drake holds a slim four point lead over Tracy Hines, after 170 events nationwide in the National Midget Driver of the Year Point Standings, heading into this...

Tue 18 Sep 2001
Can-Am Midget final 2001 points standing

Can-Am Midget final 2001 points standing

<pre> Final Points Standings 1. Adam Walsh 2605 *** 2. Jeff Riberdy 2586 *** 3. Andy Mackereth 2478 ***** 4. Randy May 2424 * 5. Jim Johnstone Jr. 2406 6. Craig Mackereth 2256 7. Bob Crawford 2257 * 8. Ken Lorenz 2243 ** 9. Todd...

Can-Am Midget Kawartha Speedway report, results

Can-Am Midget Kawartha Speedway report, results

Kawartha Speedway, Peterborough, Ontario - Etobicoke's Andy Mackereth took the final checkers of the 2001 season for the Castrol Can-Am Midgets this past Sunday. Andy took his fifth win of the year, the most by anyone but it was Adam Walsh who...

Mon 10 Sep 2001
Whip City Speedway report 2001-09-08

Whip City Speedway report 2001-09-08

Westfield, MA - Ray Bull, Bloomsburg PA, swept the ARDC events held at Whip City Speedway this year. After warm-ups, the outlook for Bull was looking bleak. The yellow No. 1 suffered cosmetic damage when a fuel fitting vibrated loose. The...

BMARA: Badger Midget race canceled 2001-09-09

BMARA: Badger Midget race canceled 2001-09-09

BEAVER DAM, WI, September 9----Persistent early morning showers canceled the scheduled Badger Midget Series/MARA Midget Series co-sanctioned event Sunday at the Racewayat Powercom Park. The event will not be rescheduled. Dan Boorse wrapped up...