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This is a collection of some of the best writers and  photographers in the country all with one purpose in mind SPRINT CARS. We have every corner of the U.S. covered here so sit back and check out some of the great columns, race results, & photos. If you have any sprint car news, results, or photos please send them to me.  Thanks, Allan Holland

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KO's Indiana Bullring Scene Kevin Oldham 8/21 BillW's Knoxville News Bill Wright 12/2 Hoosier Race Report Danny Burton (IN)1/18
Florida Open Wheel Richard Golardi 1/4 Tri-State Outlook Duane Hancock (OH/IN/MI) 7/27 The West Coast Sprint Car Scene Joseph Terrell 1/23
NARC News Line Jim Allen 1/5 From the Grandstand Ron Rodda (CA) 12/2

A Typical Weekend Pat & Bruce Eckel (IN/IL) 12/20

From Spurs To Slide Jobs Ashley Zimmerman 9/17    

Danny Martin Jr. won both nights of the Top Gun Sprints at East Bay Raceway Park FL   Jim DenHamer Photo

For the third time in his career, and the first time since 2014, Matt Egel is the South Australian Sprintcar Champion after securing the title on Wednesday night at Murray Bridge as part of the Australia Day Sprintcar Spectacular.

Damion Gardner wins night 1 & 2 of USAC CRA at Cocopah Speedway AZ 


Lachie McHugh and His Team Celebrate Taking Out Night One of the South West Conveyancing Grand Annual Sprintcar Classic (Photo: Paul Hose) Grant Anderson and His Team Celebrate Taking Out Night Two of the South West Conveyancing Grand Annual Sprintcar Classic (Photo: Paul Hose)

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National Sprint Car Hall of Fame inductee Gene Marderness has been shooting at Dirt Tracks across America since the 60's. He has tons of great classic shots and we are going to post some here in Gene's Corner.

Mike Spencer Ascot Park CA 1984  Click image for larger view



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Adobe Mountain Speedway AZ Western Midget
Cocopah Speedway AZ USAC/CRA
East Bay Raceway Park FL Top Gun

Hendry County Motorsports Park FL USCS
Senoia Raceway GA All Star

Hendry County Motorsports Park FL USCS
Senoia Raceway GA All Star

Volusia Speedway Park FL All Star

Volusia Speedway Park FL All Star

Volusia Speedway Park FL World of Outlaws

Bubba Raceway Park FL USAC Midget
Central Arizona Speedway AZ ASCS
Volusia Speedway Park FL World of Outlaws

Adobe Mountain Speedway AZ Western Midget
Bubba Raceway Park FL USAC Midget
Central Arizona Speedway AZ ASCS
Volusia Speedway Park FL World of Outlaws

East Bay Raceway Park FL All Star
Volusia Speedway Park FL Xtreme Outlaw Sprint

East Bay Raceway Park FL All Star
Volusia Speedway Park FL Xtreme Outlaw Sprint

 Bubba Raceway Park FL USAC Sprint

Bubba Raceway Park FL USAC Sprint

4-17 Southern Speedway FL Southern Sprint
Bubba Raceway Park FL USAC Sprint

Magnolia Motor Speedway MS World of Outlaws
Showtime Speedway FL  Dave Steele Non-Wing
Southern Raceway FL USCS

Central Arizona Speedway AZ ASCS
Lonestar Speedway TX Bandit Outlaw
Marysville Raceway CA 360
Revolution Park LA World of Outlaws
Showtime Speedway FL Dave Steele Non-Wing
Southern Raceway FL USCS
Kern County Raceway CA USAC WC Sprint

Dirt Station

2022 Central PA Sprint Car Point Series

2/26 Lincoln Speedway
3/5 Lincoln Speedway





Danny Martin Jr. won the First night of the Winter Nationals, for Top Gun Sprint Cars at East Bay Raceway FL. Jim DenHamer photo

Night 2 of the East Bay Winter Nationals, Danny Martin Jr. wins the Top Gun Sprints again. With Danny is his friend and crew member Dewey Mixon and car owner Doug Shaw. Max Dolder photo


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Friday January 28th 


I can't go back to yesterday - because I was a different person then.  Lewis Carroll



  • Column)Danny Burton has Chapter 19 of Shifting Gears, his story about a racer.  The 19th chapter is Old Friends Hoosier Race Report1/28

  • Atlantic City NJ)Anthony Sesely, of Matawan, NJ, Timmy Catalano of Ontario, NY and Andy Jankowiak of Tonawanda, NY were the winners of the Triple 20 TQ Midget Qualifiers that helped set the field for Saturday night’s NAPA KNOW Gambler’s Classic inside Boardwalk Hall in Atlantic City, NJ. The three winners drove three completely different race cars, Sesely a car built by Ricky Kluth that had never raced before, Catalano in a Mark Lafler chassis that has been the standard of Indoor racing, and Jankowiak in the same homebuilt car that has won the two previous Gambler’s Classics. Race Results 1/28

  • USAC CRA)AMSOIL USAC/CRA SPRINT CAR SERIES RACE RESULTS: January 28, 2022 – Cocopah Speedway – Yuma, Arizona FEATURE: FEATURE: (30 laps, with Starting Positions) 1. Damion Gardner (2), 2. Tommy Malcolm (1), 3. Chase Johnson (3), 4. Charles Davis Jr. (5), 5. Cody Williams (4), 6. Brody Roa (10), 7. Logan Williams (9), 8. Austin Williams (6), 9. Eddie Tafoya Jr. (8), 10. Matt Mitchell (22), 11. Mike Martin (16), 12. Verne Sweeney (13), 13. Nate Schank (19), 14. Chris Gansen (11), 15. Matt McCarthy (14), 16. Dustin Cormany (12), 17. Travis Buckley (20), 18. Dustin Burkhart (15), 19. Danny Parrish (18), 20. Jess Beckett (21), 21.Shane Sexton (25), 22. Jonas Reynolds (17), 23. Ricky Lewis (7), 24. J.J. Yeley (24). NT.USAC 1/28

  • Top Gun)1/28...East Bay Raceway Park FL...1 #24 Danny Martin Jr 2 #18 Shane Butler 3 #82 Garret Green 4 #6s Tyler Clem 5 #20 Mark Ruel Jr 6 #17D Aj Maddox 7 #50 Joe Zuczek 8 #41 Luke Hill 9 #83 Larry McVay 10 #32 Andrew Griffin 11 #14 Danny Jones 12 #4J Brad Shanks 13 #83k Kristina Pratt-Mcvay 14 #1x Josh Bricker 15 #97B Dustin Burtron 16 #1 Billy Bridges 17 #78 Justin Clark 18 #52 Shane Kreidler 19 #17 Owen Dimm 20 #X Tommy Denton 21 #89 Frank Beck 22 #15T Troy Thompson 23 #G6 Brandon Grubaugh 24 #2m Skip Ferianc 1/28

  • ASCS)Gearing up for the 2022 season, Blake Hahn will defend his Lucas Oil American Sprint Car Series National Tour title in the Hahn Racing No. 52. Along with the full Lucas Oil American Sprint Car Series National Tour, Hahn will also work in several 410cid events as well as select ASCS Regional and area Midget shows. ASCS 1/28

  • Antioch Speedway CA)A string of thefts has hit Antioch Speedway in California. The track lost two Honda quads, a golf cart, two pumps used to pump water from the infield, and two Honda generators.



  • Top Gun)1/27...East Bay Raceway Park FL...1 #24 Danny Martin Jr 2 #3a Aj Maddox 3 #82 Garret Green 4 #6s Tyler Clem 5 #G6 Brandon Grubaugh 6 #50 Joe Zuczek 7 #18 Shane Butler 8 #41 Luke Hill 9 #78 Justin Clark 10 #1 Billy Bridges 11 #14 Danny Jones 12 #32 Andrew Griffin 13 #83k Kristina Pratt-Mcvay 14 #4J Brad Shanks 15 #1x Josh Bricker 16 #13 Nathan Barauch 17 #17 Owen Dimm 18 #83 Larry McVay 19 #15T Troy Thompson 20 #X Tommy Denton 21 #38 Tyler Orzechowski 22 #4 Scott Baldwin 23 #20 Frank Carlsson 24 #89 Frank Beck 25 #97B Dustin Burtron 1/28

  • USAC CRA)AMSOIL USAC/CRA SPRINT CAR SERIES RACE RESULTS: January 27, 2022 – Cocopah Speedway – Yuma, Arizona FEATURE: (30 laps, with Starting Positions) 1. Damion Gardner (6), 2. Austin Williams (4), 3. Ricky Lewis (3), 4. Brody Roa (7), 5. Charles Davis Jr. (11), 6. Logan Williams (9), 7. Eddie Tafoya Jr. (13), 8. Chris Gansen (12), 9. Mike Martin (14), 10. Verne Sweeney (16),USAC 1/28

  • Photos)Shots by Steve Koletar from PPB Motorsports Show 2022 in Oaks PA are in  SpeedShotz 1/28

  • NARC KWS)Fujitsu General USA, a worldwide leader of high-efficiency heating and air conditioning products, is returning as series sponsor of the Northern Auto Racing Club (NARC) sprint cars for the fifth consecutive year. The company has always been at the forefront of technological innovation and has produced and shipped millions of systems throughout the world.King of the West/NARC 1/28

Thursday January 27th 

                                         2022 Season Begins February 26th At Lincoln Speedway

One of the secrets of life is that all that is really worth the doing is what we do for others.  Lewis Carroll



  • POWRi)Never settling on the laurels of the past, three-time POWRi WAR Sprint League champion Riley Kreisel, of Warsaw Missouri, continually strives for more. With new possibilities for on-track achievements a common question remains, can Kreisel become the first Dual-Sprint Champion within POWRi sanctioning as the 2022 season approaches? Press Releases 1/27

  • ASCS Warrior)With a few dates still in the works, the first-round of 2022 events for the ASCS Warrior Region presented by Impact Signs, Awnings, and Wraps has been released. Currently sitting at 21 events, the tour will see action at eight ovals throughout the season with two of those runs outside Missouri with Tri-City Speedway (Granite City, Ill.) and Lakeside Speedway (Kansas City, Kan.) taking on dates. ASCS 1/27

  • Flowdynamics Racing)After a short offseason, the Flowdynamics Incorporated sprint car racing team will kick off 2022 this Thursday, Friday, and Saturday, January 27th, 28th, and 29th, at the Cocopah Speedway in southwestern Arizona. The two-car team will once again feature up-and-coming drivers Matt McCarthy and Logan Williams. Press Releases 1/27

  • World of Outlaws)After an agonizing 96-day off-season, The Greatest Show on Dirt is ready to roar back to life. For the 18th consecutive year, Barberville, FL's Volusia Speedway Park will host the season opener for the World of Outlaws NOS Energy Drink Sprint Car Series. Running alongside the DIRTcar UMP Modifieds, the Series will compete at the half-mile over three nights from Thursday, February 10 to Saturday, February 12. World of Outlaws 1/27

  • Murray Bridge Speedway AU)For the third time in his career, and the first time since 2014, Matt Egel is the South Australian Sprintcar Champion after securing the title on Wednesday night at Murray Bridge as part of the Australia Day Sprintcar Spectacular. After starting from position two in the 30-lap final Egel trailed pole sitter Brad Keller for the opening 20 laps before he found the rubber on the inside of turn four and made the race winning pass. The win was the second State Title victory for Car Owners Geoff and Michael Brown, having won in 2020 with Lachlan McHugh. Race Results 1/27

  • Attica Raceway Park OH)Attica Raceway Park will host 25 events in 2022 – many with big purses and national touring groups – paying out over $750,000 in feature money. “Once again thanks to our generous marketing partners, fantastic fans and dedicated race teams we’ve been able to put together a great schedule offering lots of money to the competitors,” said Attica Promoter John Bores. Press Releases 1/27

  • Smileys Racing Products)The Smiley's Mesquite store location 'Pre-Season Sale' begins on Thursday, Jan. 27 and action ramps up into this weekend as well, as the Pre-Season Sale and Annual Swap Meet have been combined for ONE SUPER SATURDAY JANUARY 29! It’s their Biggest Annual Event!! They are offering “deep discounts” to help our customers “gear up” for the 2022 racing season. Almost Everything is on Sale Press Releases 1/27

  • All Stars)One week from tomorrow, the FloRacing All Star Circuit of Champions presented by Mobil 1 will ignite their 2022 campaign, and as tradition has it, “America’s Series” will launch the new year with a non-points swing through the southern states, contesting six events at three tracks over a 12-day span. Dubbed the Classic Ink USA Southern Swing presented by Elliott’s Custom Trailers and Carts, the six-race tour will launch with a two-day visit to Senoia Raceway in Senoia, Georgia, on Friday and Saturday, February 4-5. A total winner’s share equaling $18,000 will be awarded during the Peach State stay with $8,000 being handed out on Friday and $10,000 on Saturday.All Stars 1/27

  • USAC)After joining Keith Kunz/Curb-Agajanian Motorsports midway through her Rookie season in 2021, Taylor Reimer is all-in for a full season of USAC NOS Energy Drink Midget National Championship racing for the team in 2022. Currently in her Senior capstone course at the University of Oklahoma and preparing to graduate this spring with a major in Health & Exercise Science and a minor in Business, Reimer has taken a circuitous route to becoming a regular on the series tour. USAC 1/27

  • USAC)Cole Bodine will take on the full, 51-race USAC AMSOIL Sprint Car National Championship tour in 2022 with DCT Racing as the team expands its operation to compete on the full trail for the first time. The team will field two sprint cars with Cole Bodine tabbed to drive the No. 57B and select development drivers in the No. 57c throughout the campaign. USAC 1/27

  • DCT Racing)DCT Racing has expanded its operation and is entering into 2022 with plans to run a full national sprint car schedule. DCT will be running the USAC AMSOIL INC. National Sprints series, the Extreme Outlaws series, as well as select local events. Press Releases 1/27

Wednesday January 26th 


A good hockey player plays where the puck is. A great hockey player plays where the puck is going to be.  Wayne Gretzky



  • Brody Roa)This Thursday, Friday, and Saturday, January 27th through the 29th, Southern California Sprint car racing veteran Brody Roa will return to a track that holds a fond memory for him. The track is Arizona’s Cocopah Speedway and this week it hosts the USAC/CRA Sprint Car Series’ first three races of the year. Ten years ago this coming June, Roa, then only 21 years old, scored his first-ever 410 sprint car win when the series raced on the same track.Press Releases 1/26

  • Xtreme Outlaw)Fresh off a POWRi WAR Sprint League championship in 2021, Mario Clouser now sets his sights on a new challenge with the Xtreme Outlaw Sprint Car Series presented by Low-E Insulation. The 32-year-old native of Auburn, IL will drive the Eberhardt-Zirzow Racing #6 with support from Yokahoma Tire, Clouser Auto, and JKR during the 2022 season. World of Outlaws 1/26

  • World of Outlaws)Series Director Carlton Reimers and Technical Director Tom Devitt have confirmed the first rules bulletin of the year with an on-board fire suppression system becoming mandatory to compete with the World of Outlaws NOS Energy Drink Sprint Car Series by the beginning of next season. World of Outlaws 1/26

  • Len Sammons Productions)The track is built and the Indoor Auto Racing Series is ready to go racing inside Atlantic City, NJ’s Boardwalk Hall for the 19th running of the NAPA KNOW Racing Weekend this weekend, Friday and Saturday Jan. 28-29. Press Releases 1/26

  • Benic Enterprises/2B Racing)Benic Enterprises, a name synonymous with sprint and midget car racing, announced the resurrection of the 2B Racing, LLC, non-wing sprint car program, which hasn’t raced since May of 2012, when Bobby East drove to victory lane at the Larry Rice Classic at Bloomington Speedway. Owned by husband-and-wife team Scott and Dana Benic, the new team puts California-transplant Chad Boespflug behind the wheel and will compete in the new Xtreme Outlaw non-wing series recently formed by the World of Outlaws. Press Releases 1/26

  • MSCS)With nearly $35,000 in posted purses awaiting competitors, the Midwest Sprint Car Series (MSCS) will venture to north central Indiana for a major two-night, non-wing sprint car doubleheader July 8-9 at Gas City I-69 Speedway and Kokomo Speedway. Purses exceeding $16,000 each night will pay $5,000 to win and $250 to start the 30-lap features on the quarter-mile clay ovals. Press Releases 1/26

  • David Gravel)A fresh design and heightened goals highlight the end to the offseason for Big Game Motorsports and David Gravel, who return to the World of Outlaws NOS Energy Drink Sprint Car Series trail in two weeks following a successful first season together. The team placed second in the 2021 World of Outlaws championship standings - a career best for Gravel and tied for the best ever for the team. The next step is a championship, which is the ultimate goal. Press Releases 1/26

  • USAC)In several instances throughout C.J. Leary’s career, he’s found himself in a new situation with new digs, a new car, new engine, a new program and a full assortment of itinerary to decode in the brief “offseason.” Entering his 11th full year on the USAC AMSOIL Sprint Car National Championship trail, Leary has found the comfort of home in more ways than one with his return to the Michael Motorsports team once again for the 2022 journey. USAC 1/26

  • WMR)The fourth season of stock production-powered Midget racing begins Saturday in Glendale, Ariz. when the Western Midget Racing presented by Masters Design and Construction competes at Adobe Mountain Speedway. Just eleven weeks ago, the bullring served as the site for the series’ exciting championship finale with Brentwood’s Blake Bower topping Fresno’s David Prickett for the overall title. .Press Releases 1/26

Tuesday January 25th 


The only time that I am really truly happy - when I feel at my best - is when I'm on the stage.  Etta James



  • Eddie Tafoya Jr)Fresh off the best season of his young career, Eddie Tafoya Jr. will kick off the 2022 USAC/CRA Sprint Car Series campaign this Thursday Friday, and Saturday, January 27, 28, and 29, at Arizona’s Cocopah Speedway. The races will be the first of three for the Chino Hills, California-based driver on the expanded 32-race series schedule.Press Releases 1/25

  • Len Sammons Productions)The Indoor Auto Racing Series NAPA KNOW HOW Gambler’s Classic weekend of racing, being held this weekend, Friday and Saturday January 28 & 29, inside Atlantic City’s Boardwalk Hall will be broadcasted live on Pay-Per-View through DirtTrackDigest.TV. Press Releases 1/25

  • Ohio Valley Speedway WV)The Ohio Valley Management Group, promoters of the Ohio Valley Speedway are excited to announce a 22 event schedule for the 2022 season. The 64th season of short track racing excellence at the legendary Lubeck oval will kick off with the Season Preview/ Practice Day scheduled for Sunday, April 10th and the green flag dropping on the season the following Friday Night, April 15th.Press Releases 1/25

  • USAC)“What’s better than one? Two of ‘em!” Buddy Kofoid made his intentions clear as he embarks on defending his USAC NOS Energy Drink Midget National Championship throne in 2022 and sets his sights on the season’s 37-race schedule aboard the Keith Kunz/Curb-Agajanian Motorsports No. 67. USAC 1/25

Monday January 24th 


The trick is knowing what you want to do and then resolving to do everything you have to do to get there.  John Belushi



  • POWRi)Quickly establishing a dominant racing program throughout the Midwest, third-generation open-wheel talent Ayrton Gennetten of Versailles Missouri, will next embark on a quest of national notoriety with commitments at events within the developing Lucas Oil POWRi 410 Wing Outlaw Sprint League. Emerging as a threat of on-track dominance every time he enters an event, Gennetten is no stranger to gaining victory hardware in various classes. Acquiring a coveted Golden Driller in the 2017 A-Class Tulsa Shootout, Ayrton continued his progression in the sport by earning the 2017 360-Rookie of Year award presented by Knoxville Raceway. Press Releases 1/24

  • ASCS MidSouth)Back in action across Arkansas and surrounding states, the ASCS Mid-South Region will embark on an 18-race lineup in 2022. Eleven dates in Arkansas, the schedule also includes stops in Louisiana, Missouri, Mississippi, and Oklahoma. Basing eight events at I-30 Speedway (Little Rock, Ark.) including the COMP Cams Short Track Nationals, other Arkansas venues include Batesville Motor Speedway (Batesville, Ark.), Crowleys Ridge Raceway (Paragould, Ark.), and Texarkana 67-Speedway (Texarkana, Ark.). ASCS 1/24

  • Zemco Racing)WE HAVE AN ANNOUNCEMENT Press Release: Thanks to Mac Magee Motorsports, Saner Brothers , CES Engineering, LD2 Catering, DM Truck & Trailer, Recchione Auto Body 1/24

  • Must See Racing)Must See Racing honored its top performers from the 2021 racing season on Saturday night during the sanctioning body’s Celebration of Champions presented by Engine Pro, held at the Fremont Pike Quality Inn. More than $25,000 in prize money and contingency awards were handed out as the pavement winged sprint car sanctioning body closed the book on its 12th season of operations and looked ahead toward 2022. Press Releases 1/24

  • USAC)Chet Christner will return to announcing duties as the play-by-play voice for all 99 USAC National events throughout the 2022 season on FloRacing. Christner previously announced a high majority of USAC events between the 2017-18 seasons and returns to the fold in the coming year, a role that he considers as a homecoming. USAC 1/24

  • Garet Williamson)Garet Williamson kicked off the 2022 campaign in style by recording a victory last weekend during the Las Vegas Dirt Nationals. The Bryant Paver Motorsports driver made the most of his debut at The Dirt Track at Las Vegas Motor Speedway by contending for a win on the opening night of the Bandits Outlaw Sprints Series tripleheader, claiming Round 2 and rallying for a fourth-place result in the finale. Press Releases 1/24

  • Joel Myers)Taking part in the Las Vegas Dirt Nationals at the Las Vegas Dirt Track last week with Doug Rutz and Rutz Racing, Joel Myers Jr overcame an opening night flip to net second and third place finishes. “Thursday night I felt really good in my heat race, but unfortunately I clipped an infield tire while I was working the bottom and I went for a pretty good ride,” Myers Jr said. “We went to a backup car and didn’t make the call for the feature that night as we prepared for the final two nights of action.” Press Releases 1/24

Sunday January 23rd 


The day that I ever become hip... please shoot me and put me outta my misery!  Meat Loaf



  • Premier Speedway AU)Queensland’s Lachlan McHugh is the 2022 South West Conveyancing Grand Annual Sprintcar Classic Champion after he led a fast paced non-stop 40 lap feature that saw 23 of the 24 starters go the distance. The final was a battle between 2017 & 2020 Classic Champion James McFadden and fellow front row occupant McHugh as a stirring run from Carson Macedo who only transferred to the A-Main after coming via the B-Main (started ninth) before making his way to position eight in the final. For his efforts Macedo earnt the Inspirations Paint of Bendigo Hard Charger Award. Race Results 1/23

  • Outlaw Bandits)Las Vegas NV...A Feature 1 (18 Laps): 1. 22-Garen Linder[1]; 2. 46JR-Joel Myers Jr[3]; 3. 19-Wes Wofford[6]; 4. 24-Garet Williamson[7]; 5. 9-Chase Randall[12]; 6. 69R-Damon McCune[8]; 7. 0J-Jeremy McCune[2]; 8. 25-Orry Stevens[5]; 9. 11-Mindy McCune[9]; 10. 18-Loren Wofford[4]; 11. 49-Mike Monahan[10]; 12. 2-Shad Petersen[11]  Make-Up Feature1 #24 Garet Williamson 2 #22 Garen Linder 3 #46JR Joel Myers 4 #19 Wes Wofford 1/23

  • Column)Joseph Terrell has his next column looking at the Silver Dollar Speedway schedule and why it was necessary to switch to a more special show based schedule plus other west coast sprint car scheduling news.The West Coast Sprint Car Scene 1/23


  • Canyon Speedway Park AZ)CSP in need of some support.

  • Danny Dietrich)With their 2022 campaign activating in less than two weeks, “Double-D” Danny Dietrich and Gary Kauffman Racing are pleased unveil a new look for the coming season, set to make its official debut when the three-time Central PA Sprint Car Point Series champions unload for a two-day visit to Senoia Raceway in Senoia, Georgia, on Friday and Saturday, February 4-5. The Peach State double will feature the All Star Circuit of Champions and will award a total winner’s share equaling $18,000. Press Releases 1/23

  • PPB Motorsports 2022)The 2022 PPB Motorsports Race Car & Trade Show ended a successful two-day run Saturday at the Greater Philadelphia Expo Center with a big crowd in attendance. They shared in seeing nine exhibitors lauded for ‘best in show’ laurels in a variety of categories. On stage, Penn National Speedway drivers and official signed autographs and swapped stories with fans while Logan Schuchart announced a new sponsor for his World of Outlaws 410 Sprint team at the Bridgeport Motorsports Park booth. Press Releases 1/23

  • High Banks Hall of Fame)Six new inductees will be enshrined in the High Banks Hall of Fame in Belleville, Kansas on Saturday, August 6, 2022. This will be the 23nd class for the Hall, which held its first induction in 1999.​ The 2022 inductees are:​ Press Releases 1/23

Saturday January 22nd 


I never prayed for no money, and I never prayed for no fame. I said, 'I'll take care of that myself. You just keep me healthy and I'll do all I can to try to turn people around, to try to steer 'em in the right direction.' That's the whole trip in life, ya know.  Wolfman Jack



  • Column)Danny Burton has Chapter 18 of Shifting Gears, his story about a racer.  The 18th chapter is Sparky Hoosier Race Report1/22

  • Archerfield Speedway AU)Midgets...1 #N14 Nathan Smee 2 #35 Michael Kendall 3 #58 Rusty Whittaker 4 #22 Scott Farmer 5 #S71 Troy Ware 6 #Q71 Dylan Menz 7 #V10 Travis Mills 8 #99 Brock Dean 9 #16 Matt O'Neil 10 #18 Matt Jackson 11 #15 DJ Raw 12 #37 Lachy Paulger 13 #45 Tom Clauss 14 #43 Brendan Palmer 15 #51 Michael Stewart 1/22

  • Murray Bridge Speedway AU)Wingless Sprint...1 #S23 Jack McCarthy 2 #S48 Rhys Heinrich 3 #S16 Joel Heinrich 4 #S21 Matthew Kennedy 5 #V93 Travis Millar 6 #S91 Brent Fox 7 #S58 Nate Trewin 8 #S38 James Rodda 9 #S12 Chris James 10 #S53 Nicole Southby 11 #S75 Robert Heard 12 #S55 Sharni Pitcher 13 #S41 Bronson Mauro 14 #S26 Rylan Furler 15 #S7 Melissa Crouch 16 #S20 Harley Alexander 17 #S25 Ben Cartwright 18 #S29 Corey Brougham 1/22

  • Premier Speedway AU)Night Two of the 49th South West Conveyancing Grand Annual Sprintcar Classic served up a bit of everything and the last 11 laps of the A-Main was the icing on the cake. At the re-start, Grant Anderson and Marcus Dumesny embarked on a torrid chase of race leader James McFadden, before McFadden clipped the infield tyre on the exit of turn four, to hand the lead to Grant Anderson, who then withstood a high wire trapeze act from Marcus Dumesny to salute amidst a gaggle of lapped cars. Race Results 1/22


  • ASCS)Releasing a slate of 18 events for the 2022 season, the ASCS Elite Non-Wing Series presented by Abilene Powder Coating will bring its unlimited style of racing to tracks across Arkansas, Louisiana, Oklahoma, and Texas. Along with the 18-race lineup, the series will also feature a higher nightly payout at $3,000 to win, $200 to start. For two-night events at the same track, the first night’s payout will vary depending on the event and will be published beforehand. ASCS 1/22

  • ASCS)Central Arizona Speedway has placed their Non-Wing Sprint Cars under the banner of the American Sprint Car Series starting in 2022. The second full year for the division at the high-banked, three-eighths-mile oval, the 2022 season will see a baker’s dozen worth of dates at the Arizona oval. ASCS 1/22

  • Bandit Outlaws)Friday's Bandits Outlaw Sprint Series feature at Las Vegas has been moved to Saturday due to high winds. There will be two features as part of Saturday’s show. 1/22

  • USAC CRA)The cars and stars of the AMSOIL USAC/CRA Sprint Car Series will open the 2022 season with a special tripleheader at Cocopah Speedway near Yuma, Arizona. Promoted by Brad Whitfield, the January 27 (Thursday), 28 (Friday), and 29 (Saturday) events will mark USAC/CRA’s return to the 3/8-mile oval since April 2013. USAC 1/22

  • PPB Motorsports 2022)Aisles were jammed, cash registers were ringing and flash bulbs were clicking non-stop at the PPB Motorsports 2022 Show on Friday, January 21, Day One of the annual show that was unable to take place in 2021 owing to the pandemic. Press Releases 1/22

  • Dominic Gorden)16-year-old Dominic Gorden of Clovis, Calif. made his mark on the Tulsa Expo Center during the 36th Chili Bowl Midget Nationals and 37th Tulsa Shootout. In just his fourth career full Midget start, Gorden raced in the C-Feature during Saturday’s competition on MAVTV with a seventh-place finish. Press Releases 1/22

  • Smileys Swap Meet)Smiley’s Racing Products combined their Pre-Season Sale and Annual Swap Meet for ONE SUPER SATURDAY JANUARY 29! It’s their Biggest Annual Event!! They are offering “deep discounts” to help our customers “gear up” for the 2022 racing season. Almost Everything is on Sale! Press Releases 1/22

Friday January 21st 

                     Just because nobody complains doesn't mean all parachutes are perfect.  Benny Hill



  • Premier Speedway AU)Night One bragging rights at the 49th South West Conveyancing Grand Annual Sprintcar Classic went the way of Lachlan McHugh after he was bale to get by polesitter Ian Madsen part way through what was a stop start 30-lap preliminary night feature event.Race Results 1/21

  • Bandit Outlaws)Las Vegas NV...A Feature 1 (20 Laps): 1. 9-Chase Randall[3]; 2. 22-Garen Linder[5]; 3. 0J-Jeremy McCune[7]; 4. 19-Wes Wofford[1]; 5. 11-Mindy McCune[4]; 6. 49-Mike Monahan[6]; 7. 25-Orry Stevens[8]; 8. 5S-Blaze Silva[11]; 9. 24-Garet Williamson[2]; 10. 18-Loren Wofford[9]; 11. 2-Shad Petersen[10]; 12. 69R-Damon McCune[13]; 13. 8R-Joel Myers Jr[12] 1/21

Thursday January 20th 

                         I'd rather be a failure at something I love than a success at something I hate.  George Burns



  • World of Outlaws)Five days ago Tanner Thorson and Reinbold-Underwood Motorsports were on top of the motorsports world as Chili Bowl champions. Now, they’re ready to focus on their next chapter with wings on top of the #19AZ. Planning a 50+ race schedule with the World of Outlaws NOS Energy Drink Sprint Car Series in 2022, the team will begin working towards the goal of hopefully going full-time with The Greatest Show on Dirt in 2023. World of Outlaws 1/20

  • USAC)One year after setting an all-time record by starting all 93 USAC National feature events, Justin Grant is at it again with a busy 2022 in the plans to compete in all 99 scheduled events between Silver Crown, AMSOIL National Sprint Car and NOS Energy Drink National Midget competition. USAC 1/20

  • Len Sammons Productions)Three-time and defending NASCAR Whelen Modified Touring Series champion Justin Bonsignore of Holtsville, NY is the latest driver to enter the Indoor Auto Racing Series NAPA KNOW HOW Gambler’s Classic, set for the weekend of Jan. 28-29, 2022 in Atlantic City, NJ inside Boardwalk Hall. Bonsignore will drive Jason Simmons’ No. 98 TQ, the same car that was driven to a Qualifier victory and a top ten A Main feature finish in Allentown, PA two weeks ago by Billy Pauch, Jr. Press Releases 1/20


  • Borderline Speedway AU)Kings Challenge 1 #W17 James McFadden 2 #NQ7 Lachlan McHugh 3 #A1 Jamie Veal 4 #S97 David Murcott 5 #N99 Carson Macedo 6 #N47 Marcus Dumesny 7 #N7 Robbie Farr 8 #S52 Matt Egel 9 #V45 Steven Lines 10 #S63 Ryan Jones 11 #NS4 Ian Madsen 12 #Q66 Ryan Newton 13 #Q33 Callum Walker 14 #S16 Joel Heinrich 15 #S13 Brock Hallett 16 #NT20 Dylan Jenkins 17 #S98 Chad Ely 18 #S27 Daniel Pestka Vic Wingless 1 #V33 Luke Storer 2 #S86 Kirby Hillyer 3 #V97 Blake Walsh 4 #S20 Harley Alexander 5 #VX14 Harry Ross 6 #S35 Mitchell Broome 7 #V95 Geoff Cook 8 #S15 Hayden Vickers 9 #V2 Luke Weel 10 #V49 Jake Dooley 11 #S17 Rory Button 12 #VX41 Aaron Kennett 13 #S55 Sharni Pitcher 14 #VX2 Robert Whiteside 15 #S58 Nate Trewin 1/20

  • Avalon Raceway AU)1/19  Presidents Cup...1 #W17 James McFadden 2 #N7 Robbie Farr 3 #V25 Jack Lee 4 #S27 Daniel Pestka 5 #S52 Mat Egel 6 #V98 Peter Doukas 7 #NS4 Ian Madsen 8 #A1 Jamie Veal 9 #N57 Matthew Dumesny 10 #S14 Brendan Quinn 11 #V68 Brett Milburn 12 #V6 Cameron Waters 13 #V88 Dayne Bentvelzen 14 #V8 Bobby Daly 15 #V11 Grant Anderson 16 #T62 Tate Frost 17 #N47 Marcus Dumesny 18 #V34 Brenten Farrer 1/20

Wednesday January 19th 

                            I have great faith in fools; self-confidence my friends call it.  Edgar Allan Poe



  • USAC)Rich Hart, the Glendale, Calif. car owner who counted victories in USAC Silver Crown, National Midgets and Western States Midgets among his greatest triumphs during the 1990s, passed away on December 30, 2021. He was 86 years old. USAC 1/19

  • Brock Zearfoss)His upcoming campaign may be new, but Brock Zearfoss’ team is not, as the Jonestown, Pennsylvania, native is pleased to welcome back all major partners for the 2022 season. The team will hit the ground running with a full February slate, headlined with Volusia Speedway Park’s annual DIRTcar Nationals on February 8-12. The five-race program, complete with two All Star Circuit of Champions events and a trio of World of Outlaws programs, will simultaneously activate Zearfoss’ sophomore season with the Greatest Show On Dirt. Press Releases 1/19

  • PPB Motorsports 2022)The PPB Motorsports Show this weekend, January 21-22, 2022 inside the Greater Philadelphia Expo Center will showcase auto racing in all of its forms and all of its glory. Masks for show attendees are recommended but no vaccinations are required. Because of Covid-19 there will be no autograph alley in place but there will be many autograph and photo opportunities throughout both days of the show. Press Releases 1/19

  • Premier Auto Speedway AU)With new venues for the Classic Breakfast and the Standard Fan Appreciation Day all being forced to find a new home in recent days, the all-important schedule of what’s on and where to be has been announced. The full list of events is as follows, as we ask everyone to accept them for what they are in these crazy COVID times as we endeavour to bring you the best event possible all weekend long! Press Releases 1/19

Tuesday January 18th 

  I cannot trust a man to control others who cannot control himself.  Robert E. Lee



  • Marysville Raceway Park CA)The highly anticipated 2022 racing schedule for Marysville Raceway was revealed today offering nearly 30 events in the upcoming season. “We continue to be at the forefront of offering an entertaining night of auto racing for the local fans,” said Dennis Gage of Marysville Raceway. “We look forward to hosting a diverse and entertaining season of grass roots dirt track racing.” Press Releases 1/18

  • Must See Racing)Must See Racing today announced plans for the inaugural Bob Frey Classic that will be held at Lorain County Raceway Park in South Amherst, Ohio on August 6, 2022. The event will honor Frey, who was recently selected for induction into the National Sprint Car Hall of Fame. Frey will officially be inducted at a ceremony at Knoxville (Iowa) Raceway in early June. Press Releases 1/18

  • Showtime Speedway FL)Showtime Speedway promoter Robert Yoho has announced that the Friday night preliminary program for the February 25-26 “3rd annual Dave Steele World Non Wing Sprint Car Championship 125” will offer a series of 20-lap “Dash for Cash” events that will pay $1000 to win. Press Releases 1/18

  • Slade Shock Technology)It's almost time for the 3rd annual sale - our way of helping racers stretch their budgets by offering significant savings for a limited time. This years sale will run from February 1st to the 14th - 2 full weeks of savings. Stay tuned for more details and make plans to take advantage of this once a year event. Slade Shock Technology 4115 Eagleville Rd Fostoria, Ohio 44830 7042321127 1/18

  • Premier Speedway AU)As we edge another day closer to the 49th South West Conveyancing Grand Annual Sprintcar the preparations are continuing as yet another amazing contingency award is unveiled, the Premier Speedway Maintenance Committee, R & M Security Best Presented Car and Crew! Press Releases 1/18

  • Premier Speedway AU)Due to circumstances beyond the control of the Premier Speedway Club, the Classic Breakfast as hosted by Wade Aunger will now be held at Sungold Stadium, Premier Speedway, Warrnambool in the Classic Marquee atop Mt. Max. Press Releases 1/18

  • Tanner Carrick)With the 2022 Chili Bowl Midget Nationals officially a thing of the past, Lincoln, CA’s Tanner Carrick can look back and smile on his most impressive Chili Bowl to date. After his first season essentially away from Midgets in 2021, Carrick was able to compete USAC’s West Coast swing and used that to propel himself to a win during Monday night’s Chili Bowl opener, and a fifth place finish in the Championship feature. Press Releases 1/18

  • Derek Hagar)Derek Hagar is eager to return to the Lucas Oil Chili Bowl Midget Nationals presented by General Tire. Hagar and car owner Shawn Wood ended the 36th edition of the famed midget event last weekend by transferring through an F Main and ending three positions shy of a transfer in an E Main. Press Releases 1/18

  • Frank Flud)Frank Flud made progress nearly every time he hit the track throughout the 36th annual Lucas Oil Chili Bowl Midget Nationals presented by General Tire. Flud, who was driving for Hayward Motorsports, tackled Tulsa Expo Raceway last Friday for his preliminary night. He advanced from seventh to fifth in a heat race before maneuvering from ninth to seventh during a qualifier. Press Releases 1/18

  • Chase Johnson)Chase Johnson achieved his goals last week behind the wheel of a CB Industries race car during the 36th annual Lucas Oil Chili Bowl Midget Nationals presented by General Tire. Johnson, who was making his debut with the team, tied a career-best preliminary result with a third-place showing before he made his third career A Main during the marquee midget event at Tulsa Expo Raceway. Press Releases 1/18

  • Premier Speedway AU)Just so we can get on with the serious, more exciting matters at hand with regards to the 49th South West Conveyancing Grand Annual Sprintcar Classic, everyone who is planning on attending is reminded to have the Service Victoria App downloaded onto their phones. Press Releases 1/18

  • Premier Speedway AU)The South West Conveyancing Grand Annual Sprintcar Classic is back and so is the Warrnambool Bus Lines service to the Speedway for all three nights of the Classic. Leaving Surf Side 1 Caravan Park at 4pm each day, making its way to Sungold Stadium via the usual City Stops. The service will then depart the Speedway Complex 10 minutes after the completion of the event each night. Press Releases 1/18

  • CRASH PAD)Things are so busy here at Crash Pad and at Denny Gross Motorsports that I didn’t get to follow The Chili Bowl activities as I wanted to. However, I’ll catch up on the results this week. Congratulations to all the winners and all the competitors who put forth their best effort in search of Victory! Here at Crash Pad, we hope that everyone that had a Crash Pad seat insert that Reduces Your Risk of Spinal Injury in their car, didn’t need it except for the comfort. And to those that tested their roll cage, we hope the incident didn’t have you thinking in mid-air that you wished you had installed a Crash Pad! But, if you did, we have Crash Pads in stock ready to ship. Get yours now, online at or from one of our many Dealers. That way, on your next space flight, you can just think about how big your repair bill is going to be. 717-235-7250. 1/18

Monday January 17th 

                            The fight is won or lost far away from witnesses - behind the lines, in the gym, and out there on the road, long before I dance under those lights.  Muhammad Ali



  • Column)Joseph Terrell has his next column looking at Northern California's domination of the Chili Bowl in recent years and what has led to it. Also included is a look at three recently released west coast schedules.The West Coast Sprint Car Scene 1/17

  • USAC)If you miss going racing, I feel bad for you son. We’ve got 99 races, but you can’t pick just one. USAC’s 2022 schedule includes a total of 99 points races between the Silver Crown, AMSOIL National Sprint Cars and NOS Energy Drink National Midgets, plus an additional seven events that are special, one-off non-points races. The total combined tally for the year is a schedule of 51 sprint, 37 midget and 11 Silver Crown events, making it the third busiest season in the club’s history dating back to the advent of the Silver Crown series in 1971, if all events go to plan. USAC 1/17

  • Silver Dollar Speedway CA)Silver Dollar Speedway 2022 Schedule(Updated 1//17/2022)Press Releases 1/17



  • Perris Auto Speedway CA)For the third time in seven seasons, Perris Auto Speedway promoter Don Kazarian was voted “Non-Wing Promoter of the Year” in the annual Sprint Car Hall of Fame media poll. Kazarian, who won the same award in 2014 and 2015, shared this year’s honor after finishing in a tie with Matt Wood, who promoted USAC races at Huset’s Speedway in South Dakota and Northern California’s Placerville Speedway in 2021.Press Releases 1/17

  • Sprintcar All Stars AU)SA14 Brendan Quinn was a last minute nomination for the Mainline Dynolog Dynamometers All Star Challenge. Quinn had made the trek up north to run the QLD Speedweek deal, with a couple of washouts and not having results he had hoped he decided to try and secure an engine and run the Challenge.Press Releases 1/17

  • Premier Auto Speedway AU)The 49th South West Conveyancing Grand Annual Sprintcar Classic is set to roar to life this coming Friday night, with a field of 83 cars currently entered after both Jessie and Alex Attard added to the entry list, while Zac Pacchiarotta set to sub in for Warren Fergusson at the eleventh hour. Adding to the excitement of Classic weekend is the raft of contingency awards that are on offer, and it is with great pleasure that we welcome Inspirations Paint Bendigo to the Classic family as they get set to offer a $1000.00 bonus to the Sunday Night Hard Charger. Press Releases 1/17

  • Donny Schatz)Ten-time World of Outlaws Sprint Car Series champion, Donny Schatz, put together a respectable campaign during the 36th running of the annual Chili Bowl Nationals, not only ending the six-day blockbuster in Tulsa, Oklahoma, with a Saturday night C-Main start, but activating his week with a preliminary A-Main start on Tuesday. Nearly 400 competitors made the call for Saturday’s Chili Bowl Nationals finale spread across 31 main events ranging from a pair of P-Mains to the 55-lap championship.Press Releases 1/17

Sunday January 16th 

                            The only yardstick for success our society has is being a champion. No one remembers anything else.  John Madden



  • Column)Danny Burton has Chapter 17 of Shifting Gears, his story about a racer.  The 17th chapter is Road Trip Hoosier Race Report1/16

  • Marysville Raceway CA)The highly anticipated 2022 racing schedule for Marysville Raceway was revealed today offering nearly 30 events in the upcoming season. “We continue to be at the forefront of offering an entertaining night of auto racing for the local fans,” said Dennis Gage of Marysville Raceway. “We look forward to hosting a diverse and entertaining season of grass roots dirt track racing.” Press Releases 1/16

  • PPB Motorsports 2022)Mark the dates on your calendar. There will be so much to see and do at the 36th edition of the Pioneer Pole Buildings Motorsports Trade and Race Car Show. It all happens on January 21-22 at the Greater Philadelphia Expo Center in Oaks, PA, just on the outskirts of Philadelphia. More than 200,000 square feet of display space will be filled with just about anything and everything imaginable in motorsports. Press Releases 1/16

  • RUSH)While the 2022 racing season is only a few months away, Hovis Auto & Truck Supply RUSH Racing Series presented by Born2Run Lubricants Directors Vicki Emig and Mike Leone put a final wrap on the 2021 racing season with the annual awards banquet and dinner on Saturday night at the Gatherings Banquet & Event Center. A record number of attendees filled the beautiful banquet hall as a record $166,000+ in cash was distributed to RUSH Late Model, Sprint Car, Sportsman Modified, Pro Mod, Stock Car, and Kart racers. Drivers from the ages of 5 to 66 years of age were recognized. All told well over $315,000 in point fund monies and useful product contingencies were distributed to RUSH racers throughout the 2021 season. Press Releases 1/16



  • Chili Bowl)Becoming the 22nd driver to top the Lucas Oil Chili Bowl Nationals presented by General Tire, Nevada’s Tanner Thorson wheeled the Reinbold/Underwood Motorsports No. 19t to Victory Lane on Saturday night. “I knew I had to step it up from Thursday night,” stated Thorson on his thoughts going into the day. “Bell was obviously better than me, and I knew they were going to bring the same car if not better. It helped having Kasey [Kahne] there running another car that was set up nearly identical. It brought a lot to my attention and the car ended up feeling pretty good.” ASCS1/16

Saturday January 15th 

                                     Sometimes all you need is just for somebody to believe in you in order to be able to accomplish maybe what you never thought you could.  Drew Brees



  • Column)

  • Maddington Toyota Series AU)Jason Kendrick won his sixth show from 10 outings and Callum Williamson won the six-night Speedweek crown. That is the snapshot after round 10 of the 2021-22 Maddington Toyota Sprintcar Series was contested at the Perth Motorplex on Saturday night - which was also the sixth and final round of the Speedway Australia Sprintcar Speedweek. Race Results 1/15

  • Archerfield Speedway AU)Sprints...1 #T22 Jock Goodyer 2 #Q17 Luke Oldfield 3 #N99 Carson Macedo 4 #S13 Brock Hallet 5 #Q66 Ryan Newton 6 #NQ10 Jy Corbet 7 #Q10 Adam Butler 8 #Q07 Aaron Kelly 9 #Q75 Darren Jensen 10 #Q54 Richard Morgan 11 #NQ2 Andrew Baumber 12 #Q42 Kristy Bonsey 13 #Q3 Karl Hoffmans 14 #Q4 Brad Ayres 15 #Q16 Bryan Mann 16 #Q67 Trent Vardy 17 #Q91 Taylor Prosser 18 #NQ7 Lachlan McHugh 19 #N7 Robbie Farr 20 #Q59 Kevin Titman Midgets...1 #A1 Carson Macedo 2 #4 Michael Kendall 3 #Q99 Brock Dean 4 #58 Rusty Whittaker 5 #N6 Matt Geering 6 #37 Lachy Paulger 7 #23 Casey O'Connell 8 #81 Brad Dawson 9 #36 Cal Whatmore 10 #41 Jordan MacKay 11 #N15 DJ Raw 12 #71 Dylan Menz 13 #45 Tom Clauss 14 #Q15 Darren Dillon 15 #82 Jack Bell 16 #88 Scott Jeynes 17 #Q6 Darren Vine 18 #11 Charlie Brown 19 #8 Scott Doyle 20 #46 Liam Williams 1/15

  • Simpson Speedway AU)Sprintcar All Stars...1 #SA14 Brendan Quinn 2 #V11 Grant Anderson 3 #V60 Jordyn Charge 4 #V6 Cameron Waters 5 #V92 Mathew Reed 6 #SA10 Steven Caruso 7 #V34 Brenten Farrer 8 #V4 Phil Lock 9 #V73 Charles Hunter 10 #VA75 David Donegan 11 #V7 Paul Solomon 12 #V46 Jordan Abbott 13 #V95 Ryan Davis 14 #S27 Daniel Pestka 15 #V40 Rusty Hickman 16 #V56 James Aronyosi 17 #W17 James Mcfadden 18 #V45 Steven Lines 19 #V70 John Vogels 20 #V83 Chris Solomon 1/15

  • Lismore Speedway AU)1/12...1 #N47 Marcus Dumesny 2 #NQ7 Lachlan McHugh 3 #Q17 Luke Oldfield 4 #N99 Carson Macedo 5 #T22 Jock Goodyer 6 #Q66 Ryan Newton 7 #S13 Brock Hallet 8 #Q7 Aaron Kelly 9 #N57 Matt Dumesny 10 #Q69 Mick Sauer 11 #NS4 Ian Madsen 12 #Q91 Taylor Prosser 13 #Q4 Brad Ayres 14 #Q3 Karl Hoffmans 15 #NQ73 Libby Ellis 16 #NQ51 Leigh Holman 1/15


  • Waynesfield Raceway OH)The 2022 season for Waynesfield Raceway Park will see at least five events. It all kicks off Saturday, April 2 with winged 410 sprints, the Ohio Logistics National Racing Alliance (NRA) 360 sprints and the USAC D2 Thunder Midgets in action. “The Field” will return to action on Sunday, May 1 with the FloRacing All Star Circuit of Champions followed by the MPD Racing Buckeye Outlaw Sprint Series (BOSS) non-wing sprints along with winged 410 sprints, 360 sprints and the USAC D2 Thunder Midgets on May 29. Press Releases 1/15

  • PPB Motorsports 2022)With just a few days remaining before the doors open for the 36th edition of the Pioneer Pole Buildings Motorsports Trade and Race Car show set for the Greater Philadelphia Expo Center in Oaks, PA on January 21-22, there are many more great attractions being added. Press Releases 1/15

Friday January 14th 

                                     People will generally accept facts as truth only if the facts agree with what they already believe.  Andy Rooney



  • Chili Bowl)Powering to his fifth Driven2SaveLives Preliminary Night Victory in the past six years, California’s Justin Grant held off the charge of Ricky Stenhouse, Jr. in the closing laps to lock into his sixth career Lucas Oil Chili Bowl Nationals presented by General Tire A-Feature event. The win by Grant is the first of the week for RMS/NOS Energy Drink Team; ending the steak of preliminary wins by Keith Kunz Motorsports at four. The win is also the fourth of the week by a driver from California. Oklahoma’s Christopher Bell captured Thursday’s prelim victory. ASCS1/14

  • NSCHOF)For the second time in three seasons, Brad Sweet of Grass Valley, California was voted “Driver of the Year” by the North American 410 Sprint Car Poll voting panel of media members, promoters, sanctioning officials and manufacturers. Sweet was the World of Outlaws champion for the third year in a row, and racked up sixteen of his seventeen wins with the series. Included amongst his wins was the $25,000 Don Martin Memorial Silver Cup at Lernerville. Brad received ten of twenty first place ballots cast. 2020 “Driver of the Year,” Kyle Larson, received seven first place votes, and David Gravel, Donny Schatz and Brent Marks also received ballot votes in the top spot.



  • Thunder On The Hill)The thirty-third season of Thunder on the Hill will return to the Grandview Speedway in 2022 proudly supported by long time sponsors NAPA Auto Parts, the series lead sponsor and, associate series sponsors Pioneer Pole Buildings and Levan Machine & Truck Equipment. Press Releases 1/14

  • Knoxville Raceway IA)As the “Sprint Car Capital of the World” prepares for its 69th season of racing, Knoxville Raceway officials and the Marion County Fair Association have announced an increased purse structure for all Knoxville Championship Series events. The highest-paying, weekly track championship series will increase its purse by more than $100,000 in 2022. Additionally, Weiler Night with the FloRacing All-Star Circuit of Champions on Saturday, July 30, will now pay $8,000 to the winner, an increase of $1,000 over the 2021 event. The August 7th Capitani Classic presented by Great Southern Bank will also increase from $8,000-to-win to a $9,000 payout in 2022. Press Releases 1/14

  • USCS)Congratulations to the "Bartlett Bullet", 13-time United Sprint Car Series presented by K&N Filters National Champion, Terry Gray from Bartlett, Tennessee who was announced at the 2022 Chili Bowl Midget Nationals event in Tulsa, Oklahoma as a 2022 National Sprint Car Hall of Fame Inductee. USCS 1/14

  • Column)Joseph Terrell has his next column appreciating the nomination of Tim Green to the sprint car hall of fame and how it was long overdue for driver of his accomplishments.The West Coast Sprint Car Scene1/14

Thursday January 13th 

                           Ali even told me in the ring, 'You can't beat me - I'm your Lord.' I just told him, 'Lord, you're in the wrong place tonight.'  Joe Frazier



  • Chili Bowl)Winning Thursday’s John Christer Trucking Qualifying Night, Christopher Bell used every line possible to work by Tanner Thorson in the final five laps. Tying Sammy Swindell for all-time preliminary night wins, Bell's win was his seventh in as many years to make it eighth victories since 2014. Back in a car owned by Keith Kunz Motorsports, the win is No. 35 for Kunz at the Tulsa Expo Raceway.  ASCS1/13


  • Len Sammons Productions)The Indoor Auto Racing Series TQ Midget one-two punch of Ryan Flores and Andy Jankowiak may have dominated the 2022 opener in Allentown, PA on January 8, but as the Series heads for Boardwalk Hall in Atlantic City, NJ on January 28-29 for NAPA KNOW HOW weekend, they’ll have to contend with Erick Rudolph. Press Releases 1/13

  • Premier Auto Speedway AU)The 49th South West Conveyancing Grand Annual Sprintcar Classic is just over a week away and tickets are still available as we look forward to welcoming the 80 plus entrants who will vie for the $30,000.00 winners purse! One of the most hotly debated parts of the Classic weekend since the three-night program was introduced has been who qualifies on which night. Press Releases 1/13

  • NSCHOF)Blake Hahn, of Sapulpa, Oklahoma was voted the 2021 “Driver of the Year” by the North American 360 Sprint Car Poll voting panel of media members, promoters, sanctioning officials and manufacturers assembled by the National Sprint Car Hall of Fame & Museum. It is a first-time honor for Hahn, who was champion of the American Sprint Car Series (ASCS) in 2021. Among Hahn’s seven wins with the series was the Short Track Nationals at I-30 Speedway in Little Rock in October. Hahn received eight of the fifteen first place votes cast.Press Releases 1/13



  • Photos)A truck load of shots by Hein Brothers from Monday and Tuesday at the Lucas Oil Chili Bowl are in  SpeedShotz 1/13

  • Sprintcar All Stars AU)Last year’s winner of the Mainline DynoLog Dynamometers All Star Challenge James McFadden is returning to defend his title. The Monte Motorsport team locked a 360 engine in early to ensure they didn’t miss out and attempt to take out back to back wins and in doing so pick up a cool $15K for the effort.Press Releases 1/13

  • Bridgeport Motorsports Park NJ)Stock car racing has always been the headliner of New Jersey’s Bridgeport Speedway. In addition to Modifieds, 602 Crate Sportsman and Street Stocks, the Bridgeport Motorsports Park will feature more than twenty sprint car events throughout the 2022 season. Doug and Brittany Rose have put together an action-packed schedule for the 2022 season and sprint cars – both winged and wingless will play a major role. Press Releases 1/13

  • DIRTVision)The state-of-the-art Jackson Motorplex will be brought to homes nationwide in 2022 as the Minnesota racetrack joins DIRTVision’s premier lineup of weekly racing. DIRTVision FAST PASS subscribers will have access to the high-octane racing produced from the 4/10-mile track weekly, featuring Sprint Cars, IMCA Modifieds, SportMods, Stock Cars, Hobby Stocks and Sport Compacts. This also includes the track’s AGCO Jackson Nationals crown jewel event for the World of Outlaws NOS Energy Drink Sprint Car Series, now set for August 18-20. World of Outlaws 1/13


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