Cannon McIntosh's grace under fire was demonstrated literally and figuratively in a multitude of manners Saturday night in the fourth annual "Shamrock Classic" at the Southern Illinois Center. A fuel leak during hot laps ignited the Bixby, Oklahoma driver's ride, giving the 16-year-old driver a scare he won't soon forget and forcing him to borrow […]

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Tanner Thorson, the 2016 USAC National Midget Series champion, was involved in a fiery highway crash early Monday morning.  According to local media outlet KCRA3, the crash occurred on northbound Highway 99 in Modesto, California.   According to the report, Thorson was in a pickup truck hauling race cars when it rear-ended a milk truck […]

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Florida Speedweeks offers a variety of racing on both dirt and asphalt surfaces. Racing on one surface doesn’t necessarily mean you can’t race on the other.  Drivers like Kyle Larson and Christopher Bell, who both cut their teeth racing dirt, have used Speedweeks to hone their asphalt skills at the World Series of Asphalt Stock […]

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Bloomington, IN -- Bloomington Speedway, whose racing tradition dates back to 1923, begins a new era in 2019 under a management team led by Bloomington native and USAC Silver Crown manager A.J. Bowlen and the United States Auto Club.   Track improvements are now in the planning stages to assure that the iconic southern Indiana […]

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The Junior Knepper 55 has become one of the bigger indoor Midget shows of the year.  Seventy cars signed up to compete in the fourth annual event, which has seen stars like NASCAR drivers Ricky Stenhouse Jr. and Christopher Bell and 2018 USAC National Sprint Car champion Tyler Courtney take wins in the first three […]

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Du Quoin, IL -- USAC National champions Tyler Courtney and Tanner Thorson are among the final set of entries for the "Junior Knepper 55" USAC Midget Special Event this Saturday, December 15 at the Southern Illinois Center in Du Quoin as the entry list soars to 74 drivers and teams for the fourth annual race. […]

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