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Mon 22 Dec 2008
Cole Whitt named USAC 2008 Most Improved driver

Cole Whitt named USAC 2008 Most Improved driver

WHITT NAMED USAC'S "MOST IMPROVED" DRIVER OF 2008 Cole Whitt of Alpine, Calif., who earned the 2008 USAC Mopar National Midget Championship by the narrowest margin in USAC National racing history (a single point), has been named the "Most...

Night of Champions news 2008-12-12-18

Night of Champions news 2008-12-12-18

TICKETS AVAILABLE FOR USAC's "NIGHT OF CHAMPIONS" Tickets are still available for the 53rd USAC "Night of Champions" Banquet January 9, 2009 in downtown Indianapolis, Ind. The tickets, priced at $50.00 each, can be ordered online through the...

Fri 12 Dec 2008
Series releases 2009 National schedules

Series releases 2009 National schedules

2009 USAC NATIONAL SCHEDULES RELEASED A total of 86 events comprise the preliminary USAC National Racing schedules released today by the United States Auto Club. The 2009 National campaign debuts with three late-February events in seven...

Thu 11 Dec 2008
Coons Jr named NA non-winged top driver

Coons Jr named NA non-winged top driver

JERRY COONS, JR., NAMED NORTH AMERICAN NON-WINGED SPRINT CAR POLL "DRIVER OF THE YEAR" FOR 2008 KNOXVILLE, IOWA (December 11, 2008) - Jerry Coons, Jr., of Tucson, Arizona, today was voted the 2008 "Driver of the Year" by...

2009 USAC National Sprint Car Series schedule

2009 USAC National Sprint Car Series schedule

<pre> 2009 USAC NATIONAL SPRINT CAR SERIES 2/20-21 Phoenix, AZ Manzanita Speedway 2/25 Las Vegas, NV Las Vegas Motor Speedway 2/28 Perris, CA Perris Auto Speedway 4/10 Rossburg, OH ...

2009 USAC Silver Crown Series schedule

2009 USAC Silver Crown Series schedule

<pre> 2009 K & N USAC SILVER CROWN SERIES Date Location Track 2/20-21 Phoenix, AZ Manzanita Speedway 5/22 Indianapolis, IN Indiana State Fairgrounds 6/26-27 Richmond, VA Richmond ...

2009 USAC National Midget Championship schedule

2009 USAC National Midget Championship schedule

<pre> 2009 USAC MOPAR NATIONAL MIDGET CHAMPIONSHIP 2/20-21 Phoenix, AZ Manzanita Speedway 2/25 Las Vegas, NV Las Vegas Motor Speedway 2/28 Perris, CA Perris Auto Speedway 3/13 Wichita Falls, TX...

Tue 09 Dec 2008
National Rookies of the Year announced

National Rookies of the Year announced

ARPIN, BOAT GARNER 2008 "ROOKIE" LAURELS Canadian Steve Arpin and Arizona's Chad Boat have been named 2008 USAC National "Rookies of the Year" and will be honored as such at USAC's "Night of Champions" year-end celebration January 9 at the ...

Tue 02 Dec 2008
CRA: Perris results 2008-11-29

CRA: Perris results 2008-11-29

LUCAS OIL USAC/CRA SPRINT CAR SERIES RACE RESULTS: November 29, 2008 -- Perris, California -- Perris Auto Speedway -- "Glenn Howard Memorial" QUALIFICATIONS: 1. Blake Miller, 93, Gardner - 16.304 2. Nic Faas, 117, Faas - 16.358 3. Damion...

Quarter Midget news 2008-12-02

Quarter Midget news 2008-12-02

TAMPA BAY, TOLEDO & LAS VEGAS HOST 2009 USAC .25 MIDGET DISTRICT CHAMPIONSHIPS The 2009 USAC .25 Midget District Championship slate includes events at Tampa Bay, Fla. March 21-22, Toledo, Ohio June 6-7 and the inaugural "Black Jack 200" at Las...

WS: Irwindale Turkey Night recap

WS: Irwindale Turkey Night recap

HINES WINS IRWINDALE SPRINT, SWANSON TAKES TITLE Tracy Hines of New Castle, Ind. led all but the first five laps of Thursday night's 40-lap USAC Western Sprint Car Series finale at Toyota Speedway at Irwindale. Hines put his Shaver ...

WM: Irwindale Turkey Night recap

WM: Irwindale Turkey Night recap

SANTOS WINS 68TH "TURKEY NIGHT GRAND PRIX; WHITT TAKES NATIONAL TITLE BY 1 POINT! Bobby Santos III of Franklin, Mass. and Cole Whitt of Alpine, Calif. shared the spotlight Thursday night in the 68th "Turkey Night Grand Prix" USAC Mopar ...

Mon 01 Dec 2008
CRA: Perris season finale preview

CRA: Perris season finale preview

SPENCER PUTS A LID ON CRA SEASON SATURDAY AS THE "GLENN HOWARD MEMORIAL" UNFOLDS AT THE PAS Mike Spencer of Temecula, Calif. will conclude his climb to the top of the Lucas Oil USAC/CRA Sprint Car rankings this Saturday when the "Glenn ...

Earl's Fast Qualifier final standings 2008-12-01

Earl's Fast Qualifier final standings 2008-12-01

HINES, EAST, SWANSON, FAAS & SPENCER CONCLUDE 2008 AS EARL'S FQ CHAMPIONS The 2008 USAC Earl's Fast Qualifier Championships concluded last weekend and the champions are Tracy Hines of New Castle, Ind. (Silver Crown & National Sprints), Bobby...

FF: CP: Season finale news 2008-12-01

FF: CP: Season finale news 2008-12-01

BOWMAN WINS NATIONAL FOCUS CROWN; MIILLE PAVEMENT TITLIST Alex Bowman of Tucson, Ariz. captured the 2008 USAC National Ford Focus Championship Thursday night at Toyota Speedway at Irwindale, Calif., leading the final 30 laps in his Specialty...

Sun 30 Nov 2008
Tony Stewart Racing Irwindale Turkey Night preview

Tony Stewart Racing Irwindale Turkey Night preview

Turkey Night Triumph Tony Stewart Racing's Hines and Jones Prepare for Run at Two Championship Titles in USAC Midget Series Finale at Irwindale Speedway INDIANAPOLIS (Nov. 26, 2008) -- Tony Stewart Racing's (TSR) USAC driving duo of Levi...

WS: Irwindale Turkey Night results 2008-11-27

WS: Irwindale Turkey Night results 2008-11-27

USAC WESTERN SPRINT CAR SERIES RACE RESULTS: November 27, 2008 -- Irwindale, California -- Toyota Speedway at Irwindale QUALIFICATIONS: 1. JoJo Helberg, 7, Helberg - 16.471 2. Nick Green, 114, Green - 16.640 3. Tracy Hines, 27, Morales -...

WM: Irwindale Turkey Night results 2008-11-27

WM: Irwindale Turkey Night results 2008-11-27

USAC MOPAR NATIONAL/WESTERN MIDGET CAR SERIES RACE RESULTS: November 27, 2008 -- Irwindale, California -- Toyota Speedway at Irwindale -- 68th "Turkey Night Grand Prix" -- "Toyota Challenge Finale" QUALIFICATIONS: 1. Bobby East, 4, Klatt - ...

FF: CP: Irwindale Turkey Night results 2008-11-27

FF: CP: Irwindale Turkey Night results 2008-11-27

USAC NATIONAL FORD FOCUS CHAMPIONSHIP & CALIFORNIA PAVEMENT FORD FOCUS RACE RESULTS: November 27, 2008 -- Irwindale, California - Toyota Speedway at Irwindale QUALIFICATIONS: 1. Alex Bowman, 55, Bowman - 14.449 2. Ian Miille, 81, Miille - ...

Sun 23 Nov 2008
FF: CP: Irwindale season finale preview

FF: CP: Irwindale season finale preview

HENRY FORD SWEEPSTAKES TROPHY THURSDAY FORD FOCUS TARGET AT IRWINDALE SPEEDWAY Ian Miille and Alex Bowman have more to shoot for than the 2008 USAC California Pavement Ford Focus Series title Thursday at Toyota Speedway at Irwindale, Calif. The...

Fri 21 Nov 2008
Series Power Trip news 2008-11-21

Series Power Trip news 2008-11-21

ROUSH-YATES, SPEEDWAY ENGINE DEVELOPMENT WRAP UP "POWER TRIP" TITLES; MIDGET CHAMP TO BE FINALIZED AT "TURKEY NIGHT" The last of three 2008 Calico Coatings "Power Trip" champions will be crowned November 27 at the conclusion of the "Turkey...

Quarter Midget news 2008-11-20

Quarter Midget news 2008-11-20

.25 MIDGET NATIONALS AT IMS WILL HIGHLIGHT 2009 USAC .25 MIDGET CALENDAR The Inaugural ".25 Midget Nationals" at the Indianapolis Motor Speedway July 8-11, 2009 will highlight USAC's inaugural season of .25 Midget Racing. The events consists of...

WM: Irwindale pre-race notes

WM: Irwindale pre-race notes

SWANSON WRAPS UP WESTERN SPRINT TITLE AT IRWINDALE Tanner Swanson of Kingsburg, Calif. will become the second member of the Kingsburg, Calif. racing family to earn USAC's Western Sprint Car championship Thursday when he competes in the series...

WM: Irwindale Turkey Night preview

WM: Irwindale Turkey Night preview

68TH "TURKEY NIGHT" TAKES SPOTLIGHT THURSDAY The 68th running of one of America's most revered short-track auto races unfolds Thursday night at Toyota Speedway in Irwindale, Calif. The annual "Turkey Night Midget Grand Prix" brings together the...

Wed 19 Nov 2008
Tue 18 Nov 2008
Series and OEG news on Gold Crown series 2008-11-18

Series and OEG news on Gold Crown series 2008-11-18

USAC & the Owner's Exploratory Group Show Latest Design for Gold Crown Championship Car Gold Crown Car Indianapolis, Indiana (November 14, 2008) -- The United States Auto Club (USAC) and the Owner's Exploratory Group (OEG) have continued to ...

Mon 17 Nov 2008
2009 National series' opens season on West Coast

2009 National series' opens season on West Coast

2009 NATIONAL SEASON OPENS ON THE WEST COAST WITH EVENTS AT PHOENIX, LAS VEGAS & PERRIS USAC's 2009 National racing season will debut with a flair like never before, with a trio of February events unfolding at facilities in the Western United...

2008 Night of Champions news 2008-11-17

2008 Night of Champions news 2008-11-17

"MAGGIE SPEAKS" TO AUGMENT USAC's 53RD "NIGHT OF CHAMPIONS" JANUARY 9 Chicago's Maggie Speaks, cranking out non-stop, high energy that often leaves people breathless, will augment USAC's 53rd "Night of Champions" January 9 at the Indiana Roof...

Sun 16 Nov 2008
CRA: Perris results 2008-11-15

CRA: Perris results 2008-11-15

LUCAS OIL USAC/CRA SPRINT CAR SERIES RACE RESULTS: November 15, 2008 -- Perris, California -- Perris Auto Speedway -- 12th "Jack Kindoll Classic" QUALIFICATIONS: 1. Chad Boat, 30, Boat - 16.741 2. Danny Sheridan, 18, Kittle - 16.987 3. Mike ...

Fri 14 Nov 2008
Turkey Night GP news 2008-11-14

Turkey Night GP news 2008-11-14

19 CHAMPIONS IN ONE NIGHT? IT COULD HAPPEN AT "TURKEY NIGHT GRAND PRIX" This year's "Turkey Night Grand Prix" could witness the crowning of 19 champions in a single night! Eighteen of those are assured, while the other is a possibility. The...

Thu 13 Nov 2008
Series news on 3-way Super License battle

Series news on 3-way Super License battle

COONS, HINES, JONES BATTLE FOR USAC's SUPER LICENSE; ONLY 9 POINTS APART WITH ONE RACE LEFT!! The closest race in USAC this season has been for USAC's coveted "Super License," a free license for 2009 offered to the...

Wed 12 Nov 2008
Earl's Fast Qualifier update 2008-11-11

Earl's Fast Qualifier update 2008-11-11

SPENCER LEADS USAC/CRA TO PERRIS SATURDAY; EAST (2) & SWEET POST PHOENIX FQs Mike Spencer is atop both the Lucas Oil USAC/CRA Sprint Series and Earl's Fast Qualifier standings as the series heads for its penultimate race, the...

Tue 11 Nov 2008
Coons joins list of Triple Crown champions

Coons joins list of Triple Crown champions

COONS JOINS EXCLUSIVE LIST OF "TRIPLE CROWN" CHAMPIONS Jerry Coons Jr. of Tucson, Ariz. is now one of only five drivers to claim USAC's "Triple Crown" after locking down a pair of National Championships over the past ...

Quarter Midget program news 2008-11-11

Quarter Midget program news 2008-11-11

NWOQMRA CLUB LATEST TO JOIN USAC .25 MIDGET PROGRAM The Northwest Ohio Quarter Midget Racing Association (NWOQMRA) is the latest to join USAC's growing list of .25 Midget racing clubs. Conducting races at the...

Hoffman Auto Racing earns 2008 championship

Hoffman Auto Racing earns 2008 championship

HOFFMAN AUTO RACING WINS AN UNPRECEDENTED 9TH USAC NATIONAL SPRINT CAR CHAMPIONSHIP 3 NATIONAL WINS IN 2008 BRING THE RECORD TOTAL TO 72 USAC SPRINT CAR VICTORIES Loveland, OH (Nov 10,2008) -- Hoffman Auto Racing concluded a very...

Phoenix: Race report

Phoenix: Race report

COONS TAKES SILVER CROWN TITLE BY 5! EAST RACES TO "COPPER WORLD CLASSIC" VICTORY Jerry Coons Jr. of Tucson, Ariz. is the champion of the 2008 USAC K & N Silver Crown Series presented by Optima Batteries. He finished ninth in...