Gas City, Indiana………Entering Friday’s penultimate round of USAC Indiana Midget Week at Indiana’s Gas City I-69 Speedway, all the chatter revolved around who could step up and carry on the streak that had a different driver and team winning a USAC NOS Energy Drink National Midget feature in each of the last eight races, the […]

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Tulsa, OK — At a track he described as his personal kryptonite following his first visit a year ago, Buddy Kofoid played the part of Superman to a T Saturday night at Port City Raceway, charging his way from his 16th starting position to win the 50-lap opener of the Werco Manufacturing T-Town Midget Showdown presented […]

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Lawrenceburg Speedway is the focal point in which Brady Bacon and Dynamics, Inc./Hoffman Auto Racing reached yet another zenith in their successful racing relationship. On Saturday night, the team, based in nearby Milford, Ohio, received its rewards for the previous season’s title – which concluded with a win at Lawrenceburg – during a stirring pre-race […]

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West Memphis, AR — Ricky Stenhouse Jr. will return home to race at “The Ditch,” Riverside International Speedway, in West Memphis, Arkansas on April 2-3 for a pair USAC Midget non-points, special events this weekend. The event that bears his name, the Ricky Stenhouse Jr. Hometown Challenge, signals the arrival of USAC Midget to the […]

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Ocala, Florida ………Double features will be on the docket for the USAC NOS Energy Drink National Midgets on Saturday, Feb. 6, at Bubba Raceway Park in Ocala, Fla.   Friday night’s season opener for the series was pre-empted by rain with 13 of 30 laps completed in the feature, which was the first event of […]

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Speedway, Indiana ……… Logan Seavey, the 2018 USAC NOS Energy Drink National Midget champion, has signed on to drive the Tom Malloy owned No. 25 full-time on the series tour in 2021.   Seavey (Sutter, Calif.) and Reinbold-Underwood Motorsports, for whom he raced with in the series during his 2020 campaign, recently parted ways.  The Malloy […]

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Speedway, Indiana (January 21, 2021)………Cannon McIntosh, the fifth-place finishing driver in USAC NOS Energy Drink National Midget points for 2020, will return to the family-owned Dave Mac Motorsports team for the 2021 season as announced via social media video on the team’s Twitter page Thursday afternoon.   McIntosh earned two victories in his one and […]

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Kutztown, Pennsylvania………Tyler Courtney and Clauson-Marshall Racing turned around a little bit of misfortune from earlier in the night into good fortune in Wednesday night’s Eastern Midget Week opener at Kutztown, Pa.’s Action Track USA.   Following Courtney’s first qualifying lap, a coil went south, preventing him from recording a second lap.  However, that first lap […]

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Fairbury, Nebraska………Chris Windom withstood Buddy Kofoid’s repeated, relentless challenges down the stretch, including during a hellacious final four lap trophy dash to the finish, to capture his third USAC NOS Energy Drink National Midget feature victory of the season in Friday night’s Riverside Chevrolet-Buick-Cadillac Midwest Midget Championship presented by Westin Meats & Schmidt’s Sanitation at […]

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History is a big part of racing, and the history of short track racing runs deep.  At certain points during the year, Speed51 will use our new “Throwback Thursday” segment to look back on some of the biggest stories from years past.  During each edition of Throwback Thursday, we will revisit stories previously published on […]

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