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Tue 28 Dec 2004
CRA: Mike Kirby joins Alexander Motorsports

CRA: Mike Kirby joins Alexander Motorsports

TORRANCE, CA - DECEMBER 27, 2004 - Mike Kirby has signed on with Alexander Motorsports for 2005. The new combination is looking forward to the upcoming season and challenge for the USAC/CRA Championship. Both Kirby and the Alexander Team enjoyed...

Hoffman Auto Racing new engine sponsor

Hoffman Auto Racing new engine sponsor

Kroger/Tide Hoffman Team to run MOPAR in Sprint and Silver Crown Cars Loveland Ohio (December 20, 2004) - Hoffman Auto Racing (HAR) is very proud to announce the addition of MOPAR to their 2005 sponsor line up. " We celebrated our 75th ...

"Rumble in Ft. Wayne" entries grow

Darland, Elliott Latest Fort Wayne Entries Two of Indiana's favorite sprint car sons Hoosier Auto Racing Fans Hall of Fame nominees Dave Darland and Tony Elliott have entered the indoor "Rumble in Ft. Wayne" USAC midget races...

Tue 21 Dec 2004
Milwaukee to host 2005 return event

Milwaukee to host 2005 return event

Milwaukee Mile Welcomes USAC Silver Crown Return WEST ALLIS, WIS. (December 15, 2004) -- The Milwaukee Mile will once again hold a 100-mile United States Auto Club (USAC) Weld Racing Silver Crown Series event this coming race season. The...

Wed 15 Dec 2004
Jimmy Weller medical update 2004-12-15

Jimmy Weller medical update 2004-12-15

USAC Sprint Car Driver Jimmy Weller III Released From Rehabilitation Center, Returns Home to Ohio CONCORD, N.C. (Dec. 15, 2004) - Jimmy Weller III, injured in a USAC sprint car event at The Dirt Track @ Lowe's Motor Speedway on Wednesday night,...

2005 USAC Silver Crown schedule

2005 USAC Silver Crown schedule

2005 USAC Weld Racing Silver Crown Series Schedule <pre> Date Location Track D-N Distance 1/28-30 Phoenix, AZ Phoenix International Raceway D 100 M 5/27 Indianapolis, IN...

Pierce adds name to entries for Rumble in Ft. Wayne

Pierce adds name to entries for Rumble in Ft. Wayne

Pierce Gets Bigelow "Assist" at Fort Wayne Aaron Pierce of Muncie, Ind. has added his name to the growing list of entries for the "Rumble in Ft. Wayne" midget races Dec. 29-30 at the Memorial Coliseum in Ft. Wayne, Ind. The 2004...

2005 schedule announced

2005 schedule announced

2005 Weld Racing Silver Crown Slate Announced The USAC Weld Racing Silver Crown Championship Series enters its 35th season of competition in 2005 as the keystone series of an organization celebrating its 50th season of racing. Ten events are...

Mopar Speed news 2004-12-13

Mopar Speed news 2004-12-13

Mopar Speed Monday, December 13, 2004 NHRA PS Don Schumacher Racing and Jeg's set for 2005 NHRA POWERade Pro Stock Series Run While it's no secret that Don Schumacher Racing and Jeg Coughlin Jr. have joined forces for the 2005 racing season,...

Hines to compete at Fort Wayne Indoor

Hines to compete at Fort Wayne Indoor

Hines Eyes 1st "Indoor" USAC Win at Fort Wayne! Tracy Hines of New Castle, Ind., one of only 16 drivers in USAC's 49-year history to win more than 50 National feature events, will aim for his first "indoors" in the "Rumble in Fort...

2004 National Awards Ceremony report

2004 National Awards Ceremony report

USAC Champions Rake in Year-End Bonuses at 49th National Awards Ceremony in Indianapolis The United States Auto Club celebrated its 49th season of auto racing Friday night (Dec. 10) at the Marriott Hotel in downtown Indianapolis, Ind., saluting...

Sat 11 Dec 2004
'Next Generation' for current and future drivers

'Next Generation' for current and future drivers

USAC's New Silver Crown Car Reaches Out To Both 'Next Generation' of Drivers and Today's Competitors Multi-pronged effort underway to reach out to current and new drivers and fans INDIANAPOLIS, IN (Dec. 09, 2004) -- The United States Auto Club...

Unveiling of 'Next Generation'

Unveiling of 'Next Generation'

USAC Unveils 'Next Generation' Silver Crown Racecar at PRI Trade Show Evolutionary design prepares popular series for next phase of competition INDIANAPOLIS, IN (Dec. 09, 2004) -- The United States Auto Club (USAC), seeking to build...

Revised look adds longevity

Revised look adds longevity

Revised Look Of Silver Crown Racecars Adds Longevity To Popular Series USAC embraces history while setting tone for the future INDIANAPOLIS, IN (Dec. 09, 2004) -- The United States Auto Club (USAC), which celebrates its 50th Anniversary in 2005,...

BUSCH: Evernham, Crocker transcript

BUSCH: Evernham, Crocker transcript

Erin Crocker is the first female to win a World of Outlaws race, and she won the National Sprint car Hall of Fame 410 "Wild Card" award this year. She has been racing since the age of seven in a variety of series on both pavement and dirt, and ...

BUSCH: Evernham Motorsports signs Crocker

BUSCH: Evernham Motorsports signs Crocker

Evernham Motorsports Signs Erin Crocker to Driver Development Program STATESVILLE, N.C. (December 8, 2004) -- Evernham Motorsports announced today that it has signed sprint-car star Erin Crocker to a development deal that will allow the hottest...

Wed 08 Dec 2004
This Week in Ford Racing 2004-12-07

This Week in Ford Racing 2004-12-07

This Week in Ford Racing December 7, 2004 USAC Champion Bobby East Signs Long-Term Contract With Ford Racing Technology In a move designed to help advance his career long-term, 19-year-old USAC National Midget Car Series champion Bobby...

SWS: New Year's Day preview

SWS: New Year's Day preview

Tucson's New USA Race Park Debuts With "Roger Mccluskey Classic" New Year's Day! America's newest dirt track, United Sports Arizona (USA) Race Park, will debut with the inaugural "Roger McCluskey Classic" December 31-January 1 as ...

Ft. Wayne special event sees early entries

Ft. Wayne special event sees early entries

Kenyons Among Early Ft. Wayne Entries USAC National Midget Car Series legend Mel Kenyon and his son Brice Kenyon are among the early entries for the two-day "Rumble in Ft. Wayne" indoor special event for USAC midgets, with full...

2004 Rookie of the Year announced

2004 Rookie of the Year announced

USAC Names National, Ford Focus Rookies of Year Aaron Pierce (Weld Racing Silver Crown Series), Josh Ford and Josh Wise (Valvoline National Sprint Car Series), Todd Beach (National Midget Car Series), and Rex Norris III (Midwest...

Mopar Speed news 2004-12-06

Mopar Speed news 2004-12-06

Mopar Speed Monday, December 6, 2004 NHRA PS Mopar, Jeg's Racing and Don Schumacher Racing to unveil 2005 Pro Stock Ride Mopar, Jeg's Racing and Don Schumacher Racing are set to unveil the 2005 Jeg's Mail Order/Mopar/Dodge Stratus R/T during...

Sun 05 Dec 2004
Earl's Fast Qualifier final 2004 standings

Earl's Fast Qualifier final 2004 standings

2004 Earl's Titles Finalized East, Hunt, Rodela & Rahe Complete List of Champs Bobby East of Brownsburg, Ind., Tony Hunt of FaIr Oaks, Calif., Jerome Rodela of El Monte, Calif. and Chris Rahe of Placentia, Calif. are the final...

Thu 02 Dec 2004
Jerry Coons Jr. to drive for R.E. Technologies

Jerry Coons Jr. to drive for R.E. Technologies

Jerry Coons Jr. to Drive for R.E. Technologies Racing in 2005 Memphis, Tenn. -- November 30, 2004 -- Roger Johnson, owner of the R.E. Technologies Racing Team and Team Manager Chris Santucci announced Jerry Coons Jr. as the team's primary driver...

Mopar Speed news 2004-11-29

Mopar Speed news 2004-11-29

Mopar Speed Monday, November 29, 2004 USAC M Team Mopar's season ends with two top-ten finishes Team Mopar wrapped up the 2004 racing season on Thanksgiving night with two top-10 finishes in the 64th Annual Turkey Night Grand Prix at Irwindale...

CRA: Perris to host 2005 Jeff Bagley Classic

CRA: Perris to host 2005 Jeff Bagley Classic

Jeff Bagley Classic Returns To Perris Auto Speedway in 2005! (NOVEMBER 29, 2004, PERRIS, CA) For the second year in a row, the prestigious Jeff Bagley Classic will return to Perris Auto Speedway in 2005. Set for August 20th, the race will...

WS: WM: FF: Irwindale Speedway's Turkey Night wrap-up

WS: WM: FF: Irwindale Speedway's Turkey Night wrap-up

IRWINDALE, CA, Nov. 25 - Rising star Bobby East, 19, crowned his regal USAC-sanctioned racing season impressively Thursday in a dramatic duel with Aaron Fike on the banked, paved half-mile Irwindale Speedway before an estimated 6,000 spectators....

WS: Irwindale season finale notes

WS: Irwindale season finale notes

Lewis Repeats in Irwindale's "Casey Diemert Classic" Tony Hunt Emerges as Western Sprint Car Champion Michael Lewis of Noblesville, Ind. won Thursday night's 40-lap "Casey Diemert Classic" USAC Western Sprint Car race at Irwindale...

WM: Irwindale

WM: Irwindale "Turkey Night" summary

East Adds "Turkey Night G.P." To Impressive "04 List USAC National Midget Champion Bobby East of Brownsburg, Indiana won the 64th Turkey Night Grand Prix USAC Midget 100 lap feature at Irwindale Speedway in Irwindale, CA Thursday ...

FF: CS: Irwindale season finale notes

FF: CS: Irwindale season finale notes

McGowan Wins "Turkey Night" Focus Finale Bobby McGowan of Ramona, CA won the 64th Turkey Night Grand Prix USAC Ford Focus Midget 30 lap feature at Irwindale Speedway in Irwindale, CA Thursday night. Driving the Motive Energy/Got...

Mon 29 Nov 2004
Irwindale

Irwindale "Turkey Night" preview

Turkey Night LXIV -- November 25, 2004 * One Of Car & Driver's 10 Most Important Motorsports Events (Ever) * Why People Leave Hearth, Home & Family To Be at This One in Person * Some Of The Things That USAC Open-Wheel Racers Seem To Do Quite Well...

Mopar Speed news

Mopar Speed news

Mopar Speed Tuesday, November 23, 2004 USAC M Mopar thrusts into high gear for the 64th annual Turkey Night Grand Prix Team Mopar is set to make an assault on the 64th Annual Turkey Night Grand Prix on Thanksgiving night, this Thursday,...

WS: Irwindale results 2004-11-25

WS: Irwindale results 2004-11-25

USAC WESTERN SPRINT CAR SERIES RACE RESULTS: November 25, 2004 -- Irwindale, California -- Irwindale Speedway -- "Casey Diemert Classic" QUALIFICATIONS: 1. Michael Lewis, 40, Western Speed - 16.487 2. Tony Hunt, 60, Western Speed - 16.748 3.

WS: WM: FF: East is big winner on Turkey night

WS: WM: FF: East is big winner on Turkey night

One of open wheel racing's older traditions in Southern California, the 64th Turkey Night Midget Grand Prix became young once again tonight on Irwindale Speedway's fast half-mile oval. The 100-lap battle between 19-year-old Bobby East, driving...

WM: Irwindale Turkey Night results

WM: Irwindale Turkey Night results

USAC NATIONAL/WESTERN MIDGET CAR SERIES RACE RESULTS: November 25, 2004 -- Irwindale, California -- Irwindale Speedway -- 64th "Turkey Night Grand Prix" QUALIFICATIONS: 1. Tony Hunt, 4, Rosen - 17.199 2. Bobby East, 9, Lewis - 17.223 3. Ron ...

FF: CS: Irwindale results 2005-11-25

FF: CS: Irwindale results 2005-11-25

USAC CALIFORNIA FORD FOCUS (South) MIDGET CAR SERIES RACE RESULTS: November 25, 2004 -- Irwindale, California -- Irwindale Speedway QUALIFICATIONS: 1. Chase Barber, 91, Barber - 14.507 2. Josh Lakatos, 4, Bristing - 14.610 3. Ryan Pace, 14,...