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Mon 23 Dec 2002
USAR: USAR's Sammons enters Midget Indoor event

USAR: USAR's Sammons enters Midget Indoor event

NJ's Danny Sammons makes racing return to homestate. USAR's Sammons lands ride for Indoor TQ Midget event. ATLANTIC CITY, NJ - USAR Hooters ProCup Series Northern Series regular Danny Sammons will get a chance to test his flat-track skills ...

IRL: Jimmy Kite to race Chili Bowl for Lehmann

IRL: Jimmy Kite to race Chili Bowl for Lehmann

STOCKBRIDGE, Ga., Thursday, December 19, 2002 - Open wheel racing expert Jimmy Kite, 26, will add yet another highlight to his already impressive racing resume next month. Lehmann Racing and Kite announced today that the Georgia resident would ...

2003 Perris Auto Speedway schedule

2003 Perris Auto Speedway schedule

<pre> Perris Auto Speedway 2003 Schedule DATE EVENT February 5th Practice February 8th VRA Sprint Cars, Super Stocks, Street Stocks, Champ Trucks, Cruisers & Hornets February 12th Practice February 15th SCRA February...

Thu 19 Dec 2002
Hockett to make Midget debut at Chili Bowl

Hockett to make Midget debut at Chili Bowl

The Chili Bowl has launched the careers of many fine midget drivers over the years as youngsters get their first laps indoors under the roof of the Tulsa Expo Center. Jesse Hockett will add his name to that list as he makes his midget debut in the...

NHRA's Scelzi to race at Chili Bowl Midget event

NHRA's Scelzi to race at Chili Bowl Midget event

Scelzi to compete in Chili Bowl Midget Race of Champions INDIANAPOLIS (Dec. 16, 2003) -- Gary Scelzi's first taste of competition in 2003 will not be in his new Oakley Funny Car ride for Don Schumacher Racing. Instead, Scelzi, a three-time...

Atlantic City Indoor Racing preview

Atlantic City Indoor Racing preview

Stars and Cars return for Indoor Racing in Atlantic City. After a 21 year hibernation, the Atlantic City Boardwalk Hall will roar back to life on Saturday, January 18 with Three-Quarter Midget Racing. A 40 lap main event will be the highlight of...

Sun 15 Dec 2002
Knoxville to crown

Knoxville to crown "King Doodlebug"

Knoxville to crown "King Doodlebug" during Pepsi/Mt. Dew Midget Championship. KNOXVILLE, IOWA (DECEMBER 12, 2002) - Knoxville Raceway director of racing Ralph Capitani has confirmed today that the May 30-31, 2003, Pepsi/Mt. Dew Knoxville...

Thu 12 Dec 2002
Furlong enters Atlantic City Indoor Race

Furlong enters Atlantic City Indoor Race

Supermodified driving star Greg Furlong enters Atlantic City Indoor Race. ATLANTIC CITY, NJ - Mark Greg Furlong down as a favorite to win the Atlantic City Indoor Race, presented by Neptune Research and the Green Flag Driving Experience, at ...

Tue 03 Dec 2002
Fike wins Driver of the Year at Vegas

Fike wins Driver of the Year at Vegas

Fike claims National Midget Driver of the Year honors with 11th place Vegas finish. LAS VEGAS, NV, November 30---Aaron Fike has emerged as the 2002 National Midget Driver of the Year Champion, Saturday Night at the BullRing at Las Vegas Motor ...

Sun 01 Dec 2002
Mon 25 Nov 2002
Driver of the Year race tightens, two events remain

Driver of the Year race tightens, two events remain

Fike back on top two events remain. SUN PRAIRIE, WI , November 24---Aaron Fike, and three other drivers will battle it out for the 2002 National Midget Driver of the Year Award,presented by Arizona Sport Shirts, as the season comes to a close ...

Fri 22 Nov 2002
TQ Midgets return to Atlantic City

TQ Midgets return to Atlantic City

Indoor Auto Racing returns to Atlantic City's Boardwalk Hall. ATLANTIC CITY, NJ - The papers are signed and the deal is done. Three-Quarter Midget racing is returning to Atlantic City's Boardwalk Hall on Sat., Jan. 18, 2003, event organizer...

Tue 19 Nov 2002
Five races remain for Driver of the Year chase

Five races remain for Driver of the Year chase

Arizona races could hold key for Driver of the Year contenders Fike, Hess, Hines, & Darland. SUN PRAIRIE, WI, November 17---After 214 races over ten months, three races this upcoming weekend in Arizona could determine the 2002 National ...

BMARA: 2002 Banquet summary

BMARA: 2002 Banquet summary

Fike, Nelson, Sullivan headline Badger Midget Banquet. SUN PRAIRIE, WI, November 16---Aaron Fike, Les, and Greg Nelson, and Tim Sullivan were crowded champions at the Badger Midget Auto Racing Association Awards Banquet, Saturday Night at the ...

Thu 07 Nov 2002
Irwindale Basile Rookie of the Race award

Irwindale Basile Rookie of the Race award

Turkey Night "Rookie of the Race Award" celebrates 5th year -- special trophy + $500. Irwindale, Calif. - - The Don Basile "Rookie of the Race" Award for the annual Thanksgiving Night Grand Prix ("Turkey Night") was begun five years ago to honor...

Thu 31 Oct 2002
namars: 600cc Midgetcar series announced

namars: 600cc Midgetcar series announced

NAMARS to sanction 600cc Midgetcar series. Speedway, IN  NAMARS Officials announced today, that beginning in 2003, the organization will sanction a 600cc MidgetCar division.  The division will be known as the NAMARS 600cc MidgetCar Series. ...

Thu 24 Oct 2002
Fike holds Driver of the Year lead 2002-10-22

Fike holds Driver of the Year lead 2002-10-22

Fike holds slim lead. Beast clinches Manufacturers Championship. SUN PRAIRIE, WI, October 22---Aaron Fike continues to hold a slim lead in the Arizona Sport Shirts National Midget Driver of the Year point standings with only eight races...

Tue 22 Oct 2002
South Boston race report 2002-10-19

South Boston race report 2002-10-19

Beach lands his first win amid a sea of cautions in "Little Trees" 200. (South Boston, VA) Festive atmosphere abounded in the glow of the Halifax County Fair, as the USAC Mini Indy Midgets roared to the life in the "Little Trees" 200 at Big ...

Fri 18 Oct 2002
Bob Gregg passed away 2002-10-14

Bob Gregg passed away 2002-10-14

1964 CAMRA "top ten" biographical: Bob Gregg started racing in 1939 in a B-Class midget and won the Oregon Midget Racing Ass'n (now defunct) B-Class championship. He moved into the A-Class in 1940, finishing 12th in points. This is the very...

Tue 01 Oct 2002
AT&PR Fall Classic race report 2002-09-27

AT&PR Fall Classic race report 2002-09-27

Worley Jr. and Cary score Fall Classic wins. Hurricane Isadore dropped the rain on Thursday and Hurricane Tommy Worley Jr. dropped the lightning on Kraig Kinser on Friday. Worley Jr. stole the thunder from Kinser on the 28th circuit after Kinser...

AT&PR Fall Classic results 2002-09-27

AT&PR Fall Classic results 2002-09-27

Auto Tire and Parts Racepark Benton, Mo. Saturday: Sep. 27, 2002 KFVS 12 Winged Sprints 1. Tommy Worley Jr. (97) Bismark, Mo. 2. Kraig Kinser (11k) Bloomington, In. 3. Mike Ward (88) Memphis, Tenn. 4. Jerrod Hull (12h) Sikeston, Mo. 5....

Sat 28 Sep 2002
Niagara Indoor Midget Series seeks new home

Niagara Indoor Midget Series seeks new home

Indoor Midget Racing Series seeks new home. With the advent of casino gambling at the Niagara Falls Convention Center in Niagara Falls, New York, the popular Indoor Midget Racing Series, sponsored by Northern Motorsports and promoter Harry Macy,...

Thu 26 Sep 2002
Can-Am Midgets Barrie results 2002-09-22

Can-Am Midgets Barrie results 2002-09-22

<pre> Sunday September 22nd -- Barrie Speedway Heat Winners Colin Turnbull, Jeff Riberdy B Feature Winner Paul Smith Feature Results 1. James Gray- Brampton, Ontario 2. Adam Walsh -- Brantford, Ontario 3. Curtis Nichols...

Can-Am Midgets Barrie race summary

Can-Am Midgets Barrie race summary

Sunday September 22nd -- Barrie Speedway -- Brampton's James Gray beat the field of 20 cars and the elements to capture his second ever Castrol Can-Am Midget feature this past Sunday. Gray took the lead from Curtis Nichols on lap 8 and was...

Wed 25 Sep 2002
namars: Samdusky race summary

namars: Samdusky race summary

In late-race charge, Miniea wins Sandusky ARCA/NAMARS Midgets/ SANDUSKY OH (9-22-02) Travis Miniea passed Ryan Dolan with two laps remaining to win the thrilling 30-lap ARCA Auto Value Midget Series 30-lap main event Sunday afternoon at Sandusky...

Thu 19 Sep 2002
Driver of the year standings 2002-09-19

Driver of the year standings 2002-09-19

Hess new National Midget Driver of the Year point leader. SUN PRAIRIE, WI, September 19---By virtue of a pair of third place finishes last weekend Mike Hess, now finds himself atop the Arizona Sport Shirts National Midget Driver of the Year...

Tue 17 Sep 2002
Can-Am Midget Kawartha Speedway results

Can-Am Midget Kawartha Speedway results

<pre> Heat Winners Randy May, Ken Lorenz B Feature Winner Todd Cresswell Feature Results 1. Jeff Riberdy -- Newmarket, Ontario 2. Ken Lorenz -- Lancaster, NY 3. Colin Turnbull -- Cambridge, Ontario 4. Randy May --...

Can-Am Midget Kawartha Speedway race summary

Can-Am Midget Kawartha Speedway race summary

Sunday September 15th -- Kawartha Speedway -- Jeff Riberdy had to win every race he could with points leader Adam Walsh experiencing problems to have any shot at reclaiming the Castrol Can-Am Midget crown. Jeff did his part winning the 20 lap ...

Thu 12 Sep 2002
Nebraska Auto Racing HoF news 2002-09-10

Nebraska Auto Racing HoF news 2002-09-10

Kosiski is 2002 Shuck Award winner. (Lincoln NE-September 10, 2002) - Many time NASCAR Late Model racing champion, Joe Kosiski was named the winner of the 2002 Gordie Shuck Memorial Sportsmanship Award by the Nebraska Auto Racing Hall of...

Wed 11 Sep 2002
Tue 10 Sep 2002
Can-Am Midget Sunset Speedway race notes

Can-Am Midget Sunset Speedway race notes

Sunday September 1st -- Sunset Speedway -- Mount Hope's Randy May finally found the winner's circle in the Castrol Can-Am Midget tour at Sunset Speedway after a couple of runner-up finishes this season. May passed early leader James Treadwell on...

Can-Am Midget Sunset Speedway results, points

Can-Am Midget Sunset Speedway results, points

Heat Winners James Gray, Todd Cresswell B Feature Winner Colin Turnbull Feature Results 1. Randy May -- Mount Hope, Ontario 2. Bob Crawford -- Sutton West, Ontario 3. Adam Walsh -- Brantford, Ontario 4. Jeff Riberdy --...

Fike leads Driver of the Year points 2002-09-05

Fike leads Driver of the Year points 2002-09-05

SUN PRAIRIE, WI, September 5----Aaron Fike continues to lead the National Midget Driver of the Year point standings after 185 events nationwide. Fike's once sizeable lead has been trimmed as two drivers are now within 104 points of the...

Wed 04 Sep 2002
BMARA: Angell XVI: Fireman's Nationals report

BMARA: Angell XVI: Fireman's Nationals report

Fike claims Badger Midget title; Hines wins second straight Firemans Nationals. SUN PRAIRIE, WI, September 1---Tracy Hines, captured the 21st annual Fireman's Nationals presented by Coca-Cola, for the second straight year, Sunday Night at Angell...

Berlin Raceway race notes 2002-08-31

Berlin Raceway race notes 2002-08-31

Two first-time winners take checkers; USAC, Super Sprints, Fireworks round out exciting holiday show. MARNE, MI - Leroy Magoon and Mike Bursley were victorious for the first time in their Berlin Raceway careers, winning the Coors Light Late ...