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Tue 03 Jun 2008
Cruz Pedregon Eldora Prelude to Dream pre-race

Cruz Pedregon Eldora Prelude to Dream pre-race

Cruz Pedregon prepping for Prelude to the Dream INDIANAPOLIS (June 2) -- Funny Car world champion Cruz Pedregon has a trophy case full of drag racing Wallys, but the veteran straight-line racer admits he'd love to add some hardware from circle...

Wed 16 Apr 2008
USAR: Bullet Racing signs Tyler Young

USAR: Bullet Racing signs Tyler Young

Bullet Grabs Texan Teen for 2008 Cleveland, Ohio-Tyler Young, 17, of Midland, Texas, has signed as the new driver for the No. 11N Chevrolet for Bullet Racing, based in Cleveland, Ohio. Tyler will be competing for the Miller Lite Rookie of the...

Sat 09 Feb 2008
USAR: Pete Knight Racing sign crew chief Wes Ward

USAR: Pete Knight Racing sign crew chief Wes Ward

Ward To Lead USAR Hooters Pro Cup Championship Charge For McFarland, Pete Knight Racing Mooresville, NC (February 7, 2008) - A year ago, Mark McFarland came home third in the final USAR Hooters Pro Cup championship standings. This season, the...

Sun 30 Nov 2008
LSJ Academy racer Tresler news 2008-11-27

LSJ Academy racer Tresler news 2008-11-27

Victorville, CA Hurricane Heidi Tresler has been preparing for this race for the last 7 years. After finishing 3rd in the points race at Victorville Auto Raceway in the 410 class this year, Hurricane Heidi is ready for her final race of the...

Tue 11 Mar 2008
USAR: Pete Knight Racing signs major sponsor

USAR: Pete Knight Racing signs major sponsor

Sears Auto Center To Support McFarland, Pete Knight Racing In Run For USAR Hooters Pro Cup Championship Mooresville, NC (March 9, 2008) -- Pete Knight Racing today announced the team had reached agreement with Sears Auto Center to serve as ...

Sat 02 Feb 2008
USAR: Goodson Racing signs Hunter Robbins

USAR: Goodson Racing signs Hunter Robbins

Goodson Racing and Hunter Robbins Team Up For Full Hooter's Pro Cup Southern Division Schedule PENSACOLA, Fla. (Feb. 1, 2008) -- Goodson Racing has a reputation for developing young and talented drivers looking to make a career driving race cars...

Wed 16 Apr 2008
USAR: A.J. Frank joins Smith Performance Racing

USAR: A.J. Frank joins Smith Performance Racing

Mooresville, N.C. -- Veteran driver A.J. Frank and new USAR Hooters Pro Cup Series team Smith Performance Racing are proud to announce a partnership for the 2008 season. Frank, who finished 11th in series points last year driving for Mac ...

Mon 14 Apr 2008
USAR: South Boston: Travis Miller preview

USAR: South Boston: Travis Miller preview

MILLER DIVING BACK INTO USAR HOOTERS PRO CUP RANKS AT SOUTH BOSTON THIS WEEKEND Driver Returns To Series In No. 81N Knight's Companies Chevy After Year Out Of Sport Mooresville, NC (April 14, 2008) - Like most people, Travis Miller was more...

Fri 05 Dec 2008
F1 drivers try their hand in Speedcar Series
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F1 drivers try their hand in Speedcar Series

Formula One drivers line half the grid at Speedcar Series opener The opening race to Speedcar Series Season 2 begins tomorrow at the Dubai Autodrome. 14 drivers will take to the grid representing seven professional teams at the 2-day race ...

Mon 11 Aug 2008
USAR: Pete Knight Racing, Travis Miller part ways

USAR: Pete Knight Racing, Travis Miller part ways

Pete Knight Racing, Travis Miller Part Ways Team Looking For New Driver For No. 81n USAR Hooters Pro Cup Entry Mooresville, NC (August 10, 2008) -- Pete Knight Racing today announced driver Travis Miller was no longer with the team. Miller ...

Wed 23 Apr 2008
USAR: South Boston: DLP Motorsports race report

USAR: South Boston: DLP Motorsports race report

Hampton & Pletcher Team Up for Fourth at South Boston Some may have been surprised by the strong and consistent performance of the ...

Wed 11 Jun 2008
Gary Scelzi Sedalia State Fair preview

Gary Scelzi Sedalia State Fair preview

SCELZI SLIDES INTO SEDALIA FOR 10TH STRAIGHT YEAR SEDALIA. Mo. (June 10, 2008) - For the 10th straight year, four-time NHRA POWERade Drag Racing Series champion Gary Scelzi will compete in a Celebrity Modified Race at Sedalia's State Fair...

Mon 30 Jun 2008
USAR: Salem: Travis Miller race report

USAR: Salem: Travis Miller race report

TRAVIS MILLER STEERS PETE KNIGHT RACING CHEVY TO SEASON-BEST SEVENTH-PLACE FINISH AT SALEM CHESAPEAKE, VA DRIVER ROUNDING INTO FORM IN USAR HOOTERS PRO CUP NORTHERN DIVISION ACTION Mooresville, NC (June 25, 2008) -- Travis Miller will be the...

Fri 17 Oct 2008
USAR: Rockingham Raceway Park test summary

USAR: Rockingham Raceway Park test summary

NASCAR Sprint Cup Series Stars and Top Hooters Pro Cup Drivers Conclude a Busy Week of Testing at "The Rock" ROCKINGHAM, N.C. (October 16, 2008) -- Monday morning, October 13th, the final strip of pavement was placed on "Little Rock," the new ...

Tue 03 Jun 2008
USAR: Milwaukee: Travis Miller race report

USAR: Milwaukee: Travis Miller race report

TRAVIS MILLER, PETE KNIGHT RACING CHEVY HAVE "POSITIVE RACE" AT MILWAUKEE Second Race In Two Years For Young Driver Results In 24th-Place Finish In USAR Hooters Pro Cup Combo Event West Allis, WI (May 31, 2008) -- On the surface, a 24th-place ...

Tue 05 Feb 2008
USAR: Mike Hamption season program announced

USAR: Mike Hamption season program announced

Mike Hampton Announces 2008 USAR Pro Cup Program Mooresville, NC: Mike Hampton is pleased to announce that Eaton Corporation will be a major sponsor of the ...

Fri 31 Oct 2008
USAR: Rockingham Speedway pre USAR event news

USAR: Rockingham Speedway pre USAR event news

Former NASCAR Sprint Cup Series Crew Member to Sing National Anthem ROCKINGHAM, N.C. (October 28, 2008) -- Mike Powell is no stranger to Victory Lane at the Rockingham Speedway. He was a part of the 1989 Championship winning pit crew...

Wed 30 Apr 2008
USAR: Clay Rogers returns with BSM for Rockingham

USAR: Clay Rogers returns with BSM for Rockingham

Rogers Teams Up With Bob Schacht Motorsports For The Carolina 500 at Rockingham (4/29/08 - Mooresville, NC) - Two time USAR Hooter's Pro Cup Champion, Clay Rogers has teamed up with Bob Schacht Motorsports for the ARCA RE/MAX Series Carolina...

Wed 16 Jul 2008
Prieur leaves ASA Late Model Series

Prieur leaves ASA Late Model Series

Matt Prieur Resigns Effective Immediately from the ASA Late Model Series! Ovid, Michigan (Wednesday, July 16, 2008): Effective immediately, Matt Prieur, who has served as the Director of Media and Public Relations and Public Address Announcer...

Thu 26 Jun 2008
USAR: Travis Miller's crew chief named

USAR: Travis Miller's crew chief named

FORMER USAR HOOTERS PRO CUP CHAMPION SHANE HUFFMAN SELECTED AS CREW CHIEF FOR TRAVIS MILLER VETERAN USAR, NASCAR DRIVER AND CREWMEMBER TO GUIDE FORTUNES OF NO. 81N PETE KNIGHT RACING CHEVY Mooresville, NC (June 25, 2008) -- Pete Knight Racing...

Wed 16 Apr 2008
USAR: Kidd Motorsports remains in Clean Team program

USAR: Kidd Motorsports remains in Clean Team program

Kidd returns to Greased Lightning "Clean Team" in 2008 Bluefield, Va.-Michael Kidd and Kidd Motorsports are proud to announce that they will participate in the 2008 edition of the "Clean Team" presented by Greased Lightning. Kidd Motorsports...

USAR: Kile, Mac Hill Motor Sports sign sponsor

USAR: Kile, Mac Hill Motor Sports sign sponsor

'VIS VIVA' Living Force Energy Drink puts Mikey Kile's focus on Rookie Title TEAM RELEASE NORTH PALM BEACH, Fla.- Vis Viva Living Force Energy drink will sponsor Mac Hill Motor Sports and driver Mikey Kile in the USAR Hooters Pro Cup Series this...

Thu 13 Mar 2008
USAR: Lakeland: Matt Hawkins preview

USAR: Lakeland: Matt Hawkins preview

Matt Hawkins Picks Up Jani-King Support in Effort to Repeat Lakeland Victory 20-Year-Old Won His First Pro Cup Race at Lakeland Last Year CANTON, GA (March 12, 2008) -- In last season's USAR Hooters Pro Cup Series opening race at USA ...

Sat 19 Jan 2008
USAR: Ward receives most popular driver award

USAR: Ward receives most popular driver award

Fans Vote Brandon Ward as Most Popular Driver in USAR Pro Cup Series Voting on Speed51.com Turns Into Another Award for Rookie at USAR Banquet CONCORD, NC (January 16, 2008) -- It didn't take long for Brandon Ward to be accepted as a driver...

Mon 21 Jan 2008
USAR: Bobby Gill - 2007 champion

USAR: Bobby Gill - 2007 champion

Gill Still Getting It Done Veteran grabs fourth title, six years after last Myrtle Beach, S.C.-A lot has been said about Bobby Gill over the years, some good, some bad. If you mention his name among racing aficionados, one will undoubtedly use...

Tue 18 Mar 2008
USAR: Lakeland: Mark McFarland race report

USAR: Lakeland: Mark McFarland race report

Engine Woes Stop McFarland Short Of USAR Hooters Pro Cup Victory Mooresville, NC (March 17, 2008) -- Mark McFarland had the fastest car and the lead in the late stages of the USAR Hooters Pro Cup season-opening race at USA International Speedway...

Tue 03 Jun 2008
USAR: Milwaukee: Mark McFarland race report

USAR: Milwaukee: Mark McFarland race report

Pete Knight Racing Driver Steers No. 81s Sears Auto Center Chevy To Victory In Sponsor's Event Mooresville, NC (June 2, 2008) -- It was hard to curb Mark McFarland's enthusiasm after winning the Sears Auto Center 150 USAR Hooters Pro Cup event...

Fri 02 May 2008
USAR: Concord: Joey Coulter race report

USAR: Concord: Joey Coulter race report

Joey Coulter Impressive at Concord It may be too soon to call him "Front-row Joey," but Joey Coulter turned a lot of heads when he put the Darrell Gwynn Foundation/Tempest Cycles Ford Fusion No. 02s on the outside pole...

Wed 23 Apr 2008
USAR: North standings after South Boston

USAR: North standings after South Boston

Pos No. Driver Points --- --- ------------------------- -------- 1. 6 Dan Abold 175 2. 66 Benny Gordon 150 3. 65 Mikey Kile* 140 4. 31 Mike Hampton ...

Mon 20 Oct 2008
USAR: Southern CS: Mark McFarland race report

USAR: Southern CS: Mark McFarland race report

McFarland, Sears Auto Center Chevy Finish Fourth In USAR Southern National Championship Event Mooresville, NC (October 20, 2008) --Mark McFarland had the winning set-up for Saturday night's USAR Hooters Pro cup championship race at Southern ...

Thu 05 Jun 2008
Predule to the Dream news 2008-06-03

Predule to the Dream news 2008-06-03

ROSSBURG, Ohio (June 3, 2008) -- Curb Records recording artist Lee Brice will sing the National Anthem prior to the fourth annual Old Spice Prelude to the Dream June 4 at Eldora Speedway in Rossburg, Ohio. The Old Spice Prelude to the Dream will...

Tue 14 Oct 2008
USAR: Series Rockingham test report

USAR: Series Rockingham test report

Pro Cuppers Put "The Rock" to the Test Rockingham, N.C.--You didn't even have to ask the Hooters Pro Cup drivers testing at Rockingham (N.C.) Speedway what they thought of the historic facility during Saturday's open test, you could see it in ...

Fri 05 Dec 2008
Speedcar: Christopher Zoechling Dubai qualifying report

Speedcar: Christopher Zoechling Dubai qualifying report

Zoechling sensational third in qualifying Rookie Christopher Zoechling continued to surprise the motorsport world, coming a sensational third in the qualifying for the Speedcar Series' opening race in Dubai. "I did the same as yesterday, but...

Tue 08 Jul 2008
USAR: Motor Mile: Northern Division round five preview

USAR: Motor Mile: Northern Division round five preview

Stretch Run Starts at Motor Mile Kmart 250 to separate "Contenders" from "Pretenders" Myrtle Beach, S.C.--With only 101 points separating the top six in the Sears Auto Center Northern Division standings, the Kmart 250 at Motor Mile (Va.) ...

Wed 04 Jun 2008
Cruz Pedregon

Cruz Pedregon "Dream" summary

Drag racer Cruz Pedregon fulfills his goals in Eldora ROSSBURG, Ohio (June 4) -- Drag racing champion Cruz Pedregon had three goals heading into Wednesday night's fourth annual Old Spice Prelude to the Dream charity race at Eldora Speedway --...

Mon 10 Mar 2008
USAR: Lakeland: Bryan Silas preview

USAR: Lakeland: Bryan Silas preview

Bryan Silas Returns To USAR Campaign At Lakeland "Silas Joins WJ Plemmons Motorsports For Season Opener" LAKELAND, Florida (March 11, 2008) - - A heavy break from ARCA RE/MAX Series competition gives Stuart, Florida native Bryan Silas a chance...