Recent rainouts have compacted USAC's September racing schedule, making it one of the most spectacular and diversified months in USAC's 48-year history! In 24 days a total of 18 races are slated, impacting championship point races in nine ...
Recent rainouts have compacted USAC's September racing schedule, making it one of the most spectacular and diversified months in USAC's 48-year history!
In 24 days a total of 18 races are slated, impacting championship point races in nine different racing series, as USAC presents American and international auto racing at its best.
The United States Grand Prix at the Indianapolis Motor Speedway September 28 again climaxes USAC's September activity as the club serves as the host nation sanctioning body for the fourth consecutive year.
Beginning September 5 and concluding September 27, point battles will be waged in USAC Weld Racing Silver Crown, National Sprint Car and Midget, Indiana and California Ford Focus Midget, Western Sprint and Midget, Rocky Mountain Sprint and Southwest Sprint series and one short-track event will even offer participants a million dollars in prize money!
The Mopar Million Sprint at the Eldora Speedway in Rossburg, Ohio September 19-20 has a posted purse of $1 Million, with the winner receiving $200,000 and starters in the 40-lap feature event earning no less than $10,000! It's the largest-paying sprint car race in American history!
Involvement with the Indy Racing League schedule includes the September 5 Sprint/Midget "doubleheader" at Route 66 Raceway in Joliet, Ill. (adjacent to Chicagoland Speedway where the Delphi Indy 300 is slated September 7).
The "Ted Horn 100" at the DuQuoin (Ill.) State Fairgrounds has been rescheduled for Saturday night, September 6, the first time ever for the Weld Racing Silver Crown Series under the lights at the 1-mile dirt oval!
USAC returns to Oklahoma for the first time in 17 years with Midget racing at Creek County Speedway on September 13 and the inaugural "Tulsa 100" Silver Crown race at the Tulsa Fairgrounds Motorplex September 14.
The 52nd "Hut 100" Midget classic unfolds at the Terre Haute (Ind.) Action Track Thursday night, September 25, and will be followed by the "Indianapolis Twin 25s" Midget races at Indianapolis Raceway Park the next night as the racing world converges on the speed capital for Grand Prix weekend. A $50,000 cash bonus awaits the Midget driver who can claim both Indianapolis Twin 25s!
Western Sprint Car racing includes the final Port-O-Call Rocky Mountain event at Salt Lake City, Utah September 13, plus races at Madera, Calif. September 20 and Show Low, Ariz. September 27.
The Western Midget Cars resume their 2003 calendar September 13 and 20 at Bakersfield and Madera, Calif., while the Ford Focus Midget Cars compete at Bakersfield, Calif. September 13, Gas City, Ind. September 19 and Lakeville, Ohio September 26-27.