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Tue 28 Dec 2004
Ladies

Ladies "Dash for Cash" at Chili Bowl

Ladies of the Chili Bowl Ready to Dash for Cash in Thursday Qualifier TULSA, Okla. (December 24, 2004) -- Even more spice has been added to the upcoming 19th Annual O'Reilly Chili Bowl Midget Nationals, to be held at Tulsa Expo Raceway ...

Knoxville Nationals new 2005 format announced

Knoxville Nationals new 2005 format announced

4th Annual Pepsi/Mt. Dew Knoxville Midget Nationals Now Two Complete Programs on June 3-4, 2005 KNOXVILLE, IOWA (December 24, 2004) - At the request of the five participating sanctions, the fourth annual Pepsi/Mt. Dew ...

Chili Bowl qualifying nights unveiled

Chili Bowl qualifying nights unveiled

O'Reilly Chili Bowl Nationals Qualifying Nights Unveiled! TULSA, Okla. (December 23, 2004) -- As eagerly anticipated by race fans across the nation as that neatly wrapped gift under the tree, the list of drivers according to qualifying night for...

Record number of entries received

Record number of entries received

O'Reilly Chili Bowl Entry Count Climbs to 226! TULSA, Okla. (December 20, 2004) -- Santa's mailroom has nothing on the offices of the Tulsa Expo Raceway, as entries for the upcoming 19th Annual O'Reilly Chili Bowl Midget ...

Cruz Pedregon to compete in Chili Bowl

Cruz Pedregon to compete in Chili Bowl

Cruz Pedregon, who normally drives the Advance Auto Parts Monte Carlo Funny Car on the NHRA POWERade Drag Racing Series circuit, will take a turn behind the wheel of a midget sprint car Jan. 5-8 during the 19th annual Chili Bowl at the Tulsa Expo...

Mopar Speed news 2004-12-10

Mopar Speed news 2004-12-10

Mopar Speed Monday, December 20, 2004 MIDGET Mopar to offer Chili Bowl Midget Nationals bonus Mopar looks to spice up the 2005 O'Reilly Chili Bowl Midget Nationals with the addition of the Mopar Challenge Bonus. If the winner of the A-main ...

Tue 21 Dec 2004
Chili Bowl update 2004-12-17

Chili Bowl update 2004-12-17

Chili Bowl "B" Feature Lap Money Climbing TULSA, Okla. (December 17, 2004) -- By popular demand, lap money sponsorship for the twin Saturday night "B" Features of the upcoming 19th Annual O'Reilly Chili Bowl Nationals at the Tulsa Expo Raceway...

Chili Bowl Lap Sponsors up ante

Chili Bowl Lap Sponsors up ante

TULSA, Okla. (December 16, 2004) -- Another $6,500 has been added to the 19th Annual O'Reilly Chili Bowl Nationals feature purse as various representatives throughout the racing industry have purchased laps in the 50 lap finale. Each lap of the...

Wed 08 Dec 2004
Late Model drivers enter Chili Bowl

Late Model drivers enter Chili Bowl

Late Model Drivers Ready for Chili Bowl Challenge TULSA, Okla. (December 7, 2004) -- Four of the nation's top dirt late model drivers will square off against each other in a different venue this January, as they shed their full-bodied race cars...

Sun 05 Dec 2004
Chili Bowl names Grand Marshall

Chili Bowl names Grand Marshall

Economaki Named Chili Bowl Nationals Grand Marshall TULSA, Okla. (December 1, 2004) -- Chris Economaki, Editor and Publisher Emeritus of National Speed Sport News, has been selected as Grand Marshall for the 19th Annual O'Reilly Chili...

Thu 02 Dec 2004
Berlin Raceway releases 2005 schedule

Berlin Raceway releases 2005 schedule

Berlin's 2005 season schedule packed with excitement New events join returning favorites to provide something for everyone MARNE, MI -- Berlin Raceway's 2005 schedule, announced today, is packed with excitement for everyone, from the weekly ...

ARDC: 2004 Banquet summary

ARDC: 2004 Banquet summary

ARDC Champions honored Hazleton PA - The Ray's Yamaha 'Polaris' Victory American Racing Drivers Club Midget Series celebrated the organizations 65th anniversary in style. Dressed in their Sunday best, The top 15 Owners and Drivers were ...

Mon 29 Nov 2004
Chili Bowl entries at record pace

Chili Bowl entries at record pace

Entries Flood Chili Bowl Offices at Record Pace TULSA, Okla. (November 25, 2004) -- As families and friends across this great land sit down for turkey, stuffing, pumpkin pie and all assortment of fine treats, it can mean only one...

Thu 11 Nov 2004
Kahne to contend for Chili Bowl crown

Kahne to contend for Chili Bowl crown

NASCAR Rookie Sensation Kahne to Contend for O'Reilly Chili Bowl Crown TULSA, Okla. (November 10, 2004) - NASCAR Nextel Cup rookie sensation Kasey Kahne will shift his attention from the nation's Super Speedways to Tulsa Expo Raceway's ...

Tue 09 Nov 2004
Hoffman Auto Racing championship review

Hoffman Auto Racing championship review

Kroger/Tide Hoffman Team wins its 8th Championship Loveland, OH (November 7, 2004) -- "This has been a very special year, my father founded this Team 75 years ago. To win the Championship in this anniversary year is a tribute to the dedication...

TQ Midgets start Indoor racing

TQ Midgets start Indoor racing

"Atlantic City Indoor Race On Jan. 21-22 Continues To Take Shape" ATLANTIC CITY, NJ The annual Atlantic City Indoor Race at the seaside resort's famed Boardwalk Hall continues to take shape. The winter-time racing extravaganza, which features...

Fri 05 Nov 2004
Doug Craig killed in airplane crash

Doug Craig killed in airplane crash

Florida - It is with heavy hearts that the American Racing Drivers Club sends this notice. Lifetime member Doug Craig, 72, was killed in an airplane crash near his home in Florida Wednesday morning in his personal aircraft. Craig's wife Jane...

Wed 20 Oct 2004
Steve Kinser to make Chili Bowl return

Steve Kinser to make Chili Bowl return

TULSA, Okla. (October 19, 2004) - Steve Kinser will try to put one more feather in his famed racing cap when he makes a return to the O'Reilly Chili Bowl Midget Nationals at Tulsa Expo Raceway this January 5-8, 2005. Slated for the Wednesday...

Thu 07 Oct 2004
Clock ticking on Chili Bowl tickets

Clock ticking on Chili Bowl tickets

TULSA, Okla. (October 7, 2004) - As race fans with a voracious appetite for Chili Bowl action continue to gobble up four-day O'Reilly Chili Bowl tickets at a record pace, others await the Wednesday, October 13, kickoff of three-day ticket ...

Mon 27 Sep 2004
ARDC: Trail-Way results 2004-09-25

ARDC: Trail-Way results 2004-09-25

Trent 'brakes' into Victory Lane Hanover PA - Don Trent made his second career trip to victory lane in the Ray's Yamaha 'Polaris' Victory American Racing Drivers Club Midget Series on Saturday night at Trail-way Speedway. Trent, a Honeybrook...

Mon 30 Aug 2004
ADRC: Linda Speedway results 2004-08-28

ADRC: Linda Speedway results 2004-08-28

Bull returns to victory lane at Linda's Jonestown PA -- Ray Bull earned his tenth feature win of the 2004 Ray's Yamaha 'Polaris' Victory American Racing Drivers Club Midget Series. The win came at Linda's Speedway where Bull, Bloomsburg PA, is a...

Mon 23 Aug 2004
UK: GP midgets Swaffham summary

UK: GP midgets Swaffham summary

Sayell to the Top of the World Rob Sayell cruised to victory at Swaffham Raceway on Saturday 21st August to take the Grand Prix Midget World Championship title. Rob, who started on pole, took the lead from start and never looked back,...

ARDC: Brewerton results 2004-08-22

ARDC: Brewerton results 2004-08-22

Miller masters the 'Demon D' Brewerton NY - Mike Miller tamed the 'Demon D' of Brewerton Speedway on Friday night. A light drizzle on the track, kept the racing surface slick and proper for three-wide midget racing of the Ray's Yamaha ...

ARDC: Fulton results 2004-08-21

ARDC: Fulton results 2004-08-21

Bull flies to 9 at Fulton Fulton NY - Ray Bull claimed his ninth feature win of the season when the Ray's Yamaha 'Polaris' Victory American Racing Drivers Club Midget Series visited Fulton Speedway on Saturday night. From the outside pole ...

Tue 03 Aug 2004
UK: GP midgets Yarmouth summary

UK: GP midgets Yarmouth summary

Phillips Wins East of England Chris Phillips took a comfortable final win at Yarmouth Raceway on Sunday 25th July to win the East of England Championship. Chris made a terrific start and never looked back, leading from the end of the...

UK: GP midgets Swaffham summary

UK: GP midgets Swaffham summary

Walker Bags the British Ez Walker produced a fantastic drive at Swaffham raceway on Saturday 24th July to win the Grand Prix Midget British Championship title. Ez drove superbly to hold on and take the chequered flag in a race in which the top 5...

Sun 25 Jul 2004
ARDC: Mercer race summary

ARDC: Mercer race summary

Bull doubles at Mercer Raceway Park Mercer PA - Ray Bull claimed top honors in dual features when the Ray's Yamaha 'Polaris' Victory American Racing Drivers Club Midget Series visited Mercer Raceway Park on Saturday night. The open-wheel ...

Mon 19 Jul 2004
MLRA: Mid-Nebraska results 2004-07-18

MLRA: Mid-Nebraska results 2004-07-18

Former three time O'Reilly MLRA Champion Al Purkey of Coffeyville Kansas came to Nebraska with his "game-on" as he cruised to the win over the reigning O'Reilly MLRA Champion Alan Vaughn of Belton, MO. Nebraska's own Kyle Berck and Joe Kosiski...

Sat 17 Jul 2004
Barona Speedway results 2004-07-10

Barona Speedway results 2004-07-10

Barona Speedway July 10, 2004 Race Results Dwarf Cars 1 14 Kevin Drake Ramona 2 7 Telly Philo El Cajon 3 77 Eddie Morris Ramona 4 57 Bill Groves Jr. Ramona 5 57x Jim Scribilito El Cajon 6 58 Marc Teixeira Ramona 7 64 ...

Sat 10 Jul 2004
ADRC: Penn Can Speedway results

ADRC: Penn Can Speedway results

Buckwalter masters Penn Can Susquehanna PA -- Steve Buckwalter walked away with his first feature win of the season when the Ray's Yamaha 'Polaris' Victory Midget Series visited Penn Can Speedway on Friday July 9. Buckwalter, a Royersford PA...

Tue 29 Jun 2004
ARDC: Grandview results 2004-06-26

ARDC: Grandview results 2004-06-26

Heydenreich wins with ARDC after 9 years Bechtelsville PA - Its been 9 years since Johnny Heydenreich, Indianapolis IN, competed in an ARDC midget event. When the call came from Mike Miller to race at Grandview Speedway on Sunday ...

Sun 13 Jun 2004
ARDC New Egypt results 2004-06-12

ARDC New Egypt results 2004-06-12

New Egypt NJ -- Ray Bull claimed top honors in the 'Twin Twenty' event which resulted in dual photo finishes. For Bull, the track brings some special memories. Bull won his first ever-midget race on the 1/3-mile track when the midgets last...

Sat 12 Jun 2004
Walt Chernokal passes at 80

Walt Chernokal passes at 80

Walter T. 'Walt' Chernokal, 80, prize-winning assignment photographer for the Delaware County Daily Times Newspaper of Chester, PA, died on June 9, 2004 when he collapsed while attending a race at Bridgeport Speedway in New Jersey. Chernokal was...

Tue 25 May 2004
ARDC: Elizabeth City results

ARDC: Elizabeth City results

Bull takes Twin Twenties, Buckwalter Sweeps third Elizabeth City NC - The Ray's Yamaha 'Polaris' Victory American Racing Drivers Club Midget Series was welcomed to North Carolina by a host of true Southern race fans. The fans braved the...

Mon 03 May 2004
ARDC: Lincoln Speedway season opener summary

ARDC: Lincoln Speedway season opener summary

Abbottstown PA -- The Ray's Yamaha 'Polaris' Victory American Racing Drivers Club Midget Series kicked off the 2004 season in style at Lincoln Speedway on Saturday night. Prior to the night's dual features, Tracy Miller, Reading PA put the No. 3...

Thu 29 Apr 2004
UK: Buxton GPM summary 2004-04-25

UK: Buxton GPM summary 2004-04-25

Lowe Back On A High Harold Lowe got his 2004 season off to a flying start in the 2nd round of the AWS Racewear sponsored Grand Prix Midget Championship, at Buxton on Sunday 25th April. He won the final taking home the Simon Pashley...