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Wed 26 Dec 2007
Chili Bowl Nationals entry update 2007-12-06

Chili Bowl Nationals entry update 2007-12-06

Dodge Chili Bowl Nationals Pre-Entries Unveiled -- Current Count at 169 TULSA, Okla. (December 6, 2007) -- With the pre-entry deadline of December 15 still over a week away, the Dodge Chili Bowl Nationals office has been flooded with entries in...

Chili Bowl Nationals entry update 2007-12-14

Chili Bowl Nationals entry update 2007-12-14

Dodge Chili Bowl Nationals Entry Count Swells to 257 TULSA, Okla. (December 14, 2007) -- With the biggest Bowl event of the season set to kick off in less than four weeks, the entry count for the 22nd Annual Dodge Chili Bowl Nationals has ...

Sat 15 Dec 2007
Jessica Zemken Chili Bowl preview

Jessica Zemken Chili Bowl preview

Jessica Zemken to Help Carry ASCS Patriot Banner into Lucas Oil Chili Bowl Rochester, NY (December 13, 2007)- The Northeast has a storied history at the Midwest's Chili Bowl, a tradition that Jessica Zemken hopes to continue next month in ...

Thu 25 Oct 2007
2007 Rumble in Fort Wayne date set

2007 Rumble in Fort Wayne date set

10TH RUMBLE IN FORT WAYNE MIDGETS DECEMBER 28-29 Race organizer Tony Barhorst's 10th Annual "Rumble in Fort Wayne" is scheduled December 28-29 at the Memorial Coliseum Expo Center in Fort Wayne, Ind. The only "indoor" event on...

Fri 28 Sep 2007
IRL: CHAMPCAR/CART: Nick Fornoro 1920-2007

IRL: CHAMPCAR/CART: Nick Fornoro 1920-2007

Born in Madison, N.J., Nicky raced cars from 1946 to 1956, earning the ARDC Midget Racing championship title in 1950 and becoming the first NASCAR Midget champion in 1953. He retired from driving in 1956 at the request of his wife Bette and...

Sat 22 Sep 2007
Pedregon names Swindell for Chili Bowl Nationals

Pedregon names Swindell for Chili Bowl Nationals

Sammy Swindell to Pilot Cruz Pedregon Racing's Toyota-Powered Midget at Chili Bowl Nationals; Tune-up Race Slated for Ventura Raceway on September 29 INDIANAPOLIS (September 21, 2007) -- Cruz Pedregon Racing today announced that legendary, Sammy...

Tue 31 Jul 2007
HANS Device to sponsor PRI races

HANS Device to sponsor PRI races

HANS Device to Sponsor Annual PRI Sprint and Midget Race Atlanta, Georgia (July 26, 2007) -- HANS Performance Products announces its support for PRI's 3rd Annual Sprint and Midget Race as an Associate Sponsor. HANS Performance ...

Tue 24 Jul 2007
Kathryne Minter Dodge City summary

Kathryne Minter Dodge City summary

Minter Races With, Without Wings at Dodge City DODGE CITY, KS (July 22) -- Kathryne Minter has been accepting all kinds of invitations lately. Dodge City Raceway Park invited her to race in its American Sprint Car Series Rocky Mountain ...

Thu 19 Jul 2007
Chili Bowl news 2007-07-18

Chili Bowl news 2007-07-18

Chili Bowl Tickets Gone Again TULSA, Okla. (July 18, 2007) -- What has become the norm over the past several years proved to be the case once again this year. When the ticket renewal deadline for the 22nd Annual ...

Tue 29 May 2007
Pedregon Midget Racing Kokomo summary

Pedregon Midget Racing Kokomo summary

Cruz Pedregon Midget Racing Win at Kokomo Toyota-powered Midgets Victorious on Dirt at Kokomo Josh Wise and Dave Darland's performances at Kokomo Speedway on Thursday night, May 24th are proof-positive that the Toyota midget engine is now a...

Thu 24 May 2007
Chili Bowl nationals news 2007-05-23

Chili Bowl nationals news 2007-05-23

Clock Ticking Down on Chili Bowl Ticket Renewals TULSA, Okla. (May 23, 2007) -- The clock is ticking away on ticket renewals for the 22nd Annual O'Reilly Chili Bowl Midget Nationals, with the deadline to retain last year's...

Sun 20 May 2007
National Midget HoF inductees

National Midget HoF inductees

WATSON, HOUGH, MILLS & BRENN LATEST INDUCTEES INTO NATIONAL MIDGET AUTO RACING HALL OF FAME Indianapolis, IN (May 19, 2007) -- The latest inductees into the National Midget Auto Racing Hall of Fame have been announced and include a driver, two...

Fri 02 Feb 2007
Chili Bowl 2008 date announced

Chili Bowl 2008 date announced

22nd Annual Chili Bowl Tickets on Sale TULSA, Okla. (January 31, 2007) -- With the 21st running of the O'Reilly Chili Bowl Nationals successfully in the books, fans can place ticket orders for the 22nd Annual Chili Bowl Nationals beginning on ...

Wed 17 Jan 2007
Ken Schrader returns for Rumble in Ohio event

Ken Schrader returns for Rumble in Ohio event

Schrader returns to USAC Competition at Columbus after 11-year layoff! It's hard to believe that it's been 11 years since Ken Schrader competed in a USAC race! The 1982 USAC Silver Crown and 1983 USAC National Sprint Car Champion plans to race...

Tue 16 Jan 2007
IPS: IRL: Indy Racing League to sponsor Chili Bowl car

IPS: IRL: Indy Racing League to sponsor Chili Bowl car

INDYCAR SERIES, INDY PRO SERIES TO BACK DODGE AT CHILI BOWL INDIANAPOLIS, Friday, Jan. 5, 2007 -- The IndyCar® Series and Indy Pro Series have teamed with Lehmann Racing to field a midget for Indy Pro Series veteran Geoff Dodge in the 21st...

Chili Bowl update 2006-12-19

Chili Bowl update 2006-12-19

Billy Boat Joins Chili Bowl Field as Count Climbs to 269! TULSA, Okla. (December 18, 2006) Former event winner Billy Boat of Phoenix, AZ, is among the latest batch of entries for the upcoming 21st Annual O'Reilly Chili Bowl Midget Nationals,...

Chili Bowl first entries unveiled

Chili Bowl first entries unveiled

O'Reilly Chili Bowl Nationals -- 255 Entries are Unveiled! TULSA, Okla. (December 15, 2006) -- Less than a month away, the anticipation continues to build with each passing day for the upcoming 21st edition of the O'Reilly Chili Bowl ...

Chili Bowl Grand Marshal named

Chili Bowl Grand Marshal named

A.J. Foyt Named O'Reilly Chili Bowl Nationals Grand Marshal TULSA, Okla. (December 19, 2006) Auto racing great A.J. Foyt has been named Grand Marshal of the upcoming 21st Annual O'Reilly Chili Bowl Midget Nationals, which takes place at the ...

Chili Bowl news 2006-01-02

Chili Bowl news 2006-01-02

O'Reilly Chili Bowl Nationals -- Seven Days and Counting! TULSA, Okla. (January 2, 2007) -- Just seven more days. That's all that remains before one of the most anticipated events in all of auto racing fires off inside the Tulsa Expo Raceway,...

Jason Leffler Chili Bowl preview

Jason Leffler Chili Bowl preview

JASON LEFFLER LOOKING TO FILL VOID IN HIS TROPHY CASE WITH THE 2007 CHILI BOWL NATIONALS GOLDEN DRILLER TROPHY MOORESVILLE, NC (January 2, 2007) - Jason Leffler, the three-time Midget National Champion in 1997-1999, has captured victories in...

Chili Bowl nightly lineups announced

Chili Bowl nightly lineups announced

O'Reilly Chili Bowl Nationals -- Nightly Lineups Announced! TULSA, Okla. (December 27, 2006) -- With the qualifying night assignments now determined for the 21st Annual O'Reilly Chili Bowl Nationals, a record field of 278 entries will take to...

Sponsor named for Yeley Racing Chili Bowl entries

Sponsor named for Yeley Racing Chili Bowl entries

Interstate Batteries to Sponsor Two J.J. Yeley Racing Entries in 21st Annual Chili Bowl St. Jude Research Hospital to Benefit from Unique Yeley Uniform and Helmet Auction DALLAS (Jan. 5, 2007) - NASCAR NEXTEL Cup Series driver J.J. Yeley ...

Chili Bowl news 2007-01-04

Chili Bowl news 2007-01-04

McCarl Joins O'Reilly Chili Bowl Nationals Field TULSA, Okla. (January 4, 2007) -- The rookie crop for the 21st Annual O'Reilly Chili Bowl Nationals just got tougher, as Iowa's Terry McCarl has thrown his hat into the mix for the prestigious ...

Chili Bowl media picks

Chili Bowl media picks

O'REILLY CHILI BOWL NATIONALS WINNER? MEDIA SURVEY SAYS... TULSA, Okla. (January 7, 2007) -- Let's face it, work productivity levels have been on the decline all across the nation in recent weeks as conversation has noticeably switched to the ...

Jason Martin Chili Bowl preview

Jason Martin Chili Bowl preview

Jason Martin throws hat into the ring for this year's Chili Bowl Midget Nationals! Liberal, KS (January 3rd 2007) When the green flag drops at this years Chili Bowl Midget Nationals there will be a Hitman out on the track, Jason Martin one of...

Chili Bowl news 2007-01-03

Chili Bowl news 2007-01-03

O'Reilly Chili Bowl Entry Count Climbs to 281! TULSA, Okla. (January 3, 2007) -- With the 21st Annual O'Reilly Chili Bowl Nationals set to fire off at Tulsa Expo Raceway next Tuesday night, January 9, the entry count for the Super Bowl of auto...

Darren Hagen Chili Bowl preview

Darren Hagen Chili Bowl preview

Darren Hagen Will Kick off 2007 Race Season with Run for Coveted Chili Bowl Crown Tulsa, OK - Darren Hagen will kick off his 2007 race season with a run for the coveted A-main event winner's trophy at the 21st running of the Chili Bowl Midget ...

Justin Allgaier Chili Bowl preview

Justin Allgaier Chili Bowl preview

SOLEMN TONE FOR ALLGAIER HEADING TO THE CHILI BOWL Tulsa, OK (January 9, 2007) -Heavy hearts hang over all auto racers today with the untimely passing of legendary Bobby Hamilton on Sunday in Lebanon, TN. Justin Allgaier, who will be competing...

Chili Bowl set for action

Chili Bowl set for action

O'Reilly Chili Bowl Nationals Tuesday TULSA, Okla. (January 9, 2007) -- With the trailer parking process successfully completed on Monday, there will be no shortage of on-track activity at Tulsa Expo Raceway as the 21st...

Chili Bowl preview

Chili Bowl preview

O'REILLY CHILI BOWL NATIONALS FIRE OFF TUESDAY NIGHT! TULSA, Okla. (January 8, 2007) -- The anticipation has mounted for several weeks. Or rather, several months. The time is here now, as the 21st Annual O'Reilly Chili Bowl Nationals fires off...

Drivers head to Chili Bowl

Drivers head to Chili Bowl

Several World of Outlaws Competitors Head to Chili Bowl Midget Nationals Concord, NC--Jan. 8, 2007-- With the World of Outlaws season opener, The 36th Annual DIRTcar National Presented By Mopar Speedshop at Volusia Speedway Park just around the...

Tony Stewart Racing Chili Bowl preview

Tony Stewart Racing Chili Bowl preview

Bowtie Brigade Era Begins at Chili Bowl Tony Stewart Racing Geared Up for Midget Car Debut with Chevrolet INDIANAPOLIS (Jan. 8, 2007) - Tony Stewart Racing (TSR) is poised to make headlines at this week's 21st annual O'Reilly Chili Bowl Midget...

Jason Sides season preview

Jason Sides season preview

JASON SIDES EXCITED ABOUT 2007 RACE SEASON Jason Sides is excited about his first time ever to race at the Chili Bowl, and excited about driving for Steve Smith in one of his super built Midgets. Said Sides, "Getting to drive a midget is ...

ESS driver Zemken to race in Chili Bowl

ESS driver Zemken to race in Chili Bowl

SYRACUSE, N.Y. -- The 20 year old little lady from Sprakers, N.Y. is heading west! One of the key ingredients to what could very well be the finest rookie crop of drivers in the 24 year history of the Empire Super Sprints (ESS); Jessica Zemken is...

Chili Bowl Thursday report

Chili Bowl Thursday report

Cottle Throttles Chili Bowl Foes in Bass Pro Shops Qualifier TULSA, Okla. (January 11, 2007) -- Indiana's Shane Cottle tracked down his first Chili Bowl "A" Main win by wiring the field in Thursday night's Bass Pro Shops Qualifying...

Chili Bowl Tuesday report

Chili Bowl Tuesday report

Bubba Altig Saves Best for Last in Tuesday Chili Bowl Pre-Qualifying Event TULSA, Okla. (January 9, 2007) -- The 21st Annual O'Reilly Chili Bowl Nationals kicked off in most spectacular fashion with Illinois racer Gary "Bubba" Altig making a ...