KTJ Tops Kokomo Smackdown Night Two!

Lonnie Wheatley, KOKOMO, Ind. (August 26, 2022) – Kevin Thomas, Jr., picked a fine time to return to USAC National Sprint Car victory lane by topping Friday night’s 30-lap preliminary feature at “Kokomo Sprint Car Smackdown XI” atop the Kokomo Speedway clay oval. After starting third, Thomas, Jr., chased down early pacesetter Jake Swanson on the 11th round and led the final 20 circuits to … Continue reading KTJ Tops Kokomo Smackdown Night Two!

Beauchamp Bests MSCS at Putnamville!

Lonnie Wheatley, PUTNAMVILLE, Ind. (August 20, 2022) – Brent Beauchamp broke away from a four-car tussle for the lead to take the $3,000 winner’s share in Saturday night’s 30-lap Midwest Sprint Car Series feature event at Lincoln Park Speedway. Beauchamp slipped away from the trio of Jadon Rogers, Chase Stockon and Shane Cottle in the closing rounds to secure his second overall feature win of … Continue reading Beauchamp Bests MSCS at Putnamville!

McIntosh Takes POWRi Midget Charleston Checkers!

Lonnie Wheatley, CHARLESTON, Ill. (August 19, 2022) – There was little that could be done to stop Cannon McIntosh at Charleston Speedway, the only hope was to contain him. Nobody succeeded in containing the Bixby, OK, racer as he wired the field in the non-stop 25-lapper for his eighth POWRi National Midget feature win of the year and tenth overall aboard the Toyota-powered Crescent Gear … Continue reading McIntosh Takes POWRi Midget Charleston Checkers!

Kofoid Cashes in at High Limit Sprint Car Series Inaugural Event!

Lonnie Wheatley, PUTNAMVILLE, Ind. (August 16, 2022) – A new era of Sprint Car racing kicked off Tuesday night as Kyle Larson and Brad Sweet launched the new High Limit Sprint Car Series atop the ¼-mile Lincoln Park Speedway clay oval. And it was Penngrove, California’s Michael “Buddy” Kofoid establishing as the inaugural High Limit winner by taking the $22,022 winner’s share that was boosted … Continue reading Kofoid Cashes in at High Limit Sprint Car Series Inaugural Event!

Inspired Schatz Races to 11th Knoxville National Triumph!

Lonnie Wheatley, KNOXVILLE, Iowa (August 13, 2022) – Foreigner’s “It Feels Like the First Time” could very well have been playing in the background. For once, it would have actually made sense. After the recent passing of his father, Donny Schatz rekindled his Knoxville magic on Saturday night and raced to his 11th career Knoxville Nationals triumph, this time collecting $175,000 for his efforts. Schatz … Continue reading Inspired Schatz Races to 11th Knoxville National Triumph!

A Look at Saturday’s Knoxville Nationals Feature Lineups!

Lonnie Wheatley, KNOXVILLE, Iowa (August 13, 2022) – Three nights of competition have set the stage for Saturday night’s 61st Annual Knoxville Nationals finale. Twenty drivers have secured starting berths in Saturday night’s $175,000-to-win finale with another 78 vying for the final four positions. Altoona, Iowa’s Austin McCarl will lead the way to the green flag after topping the point charts in preliminary action with … Continue reading A Look at Saturday’s Knoxville Nationals Feature Lineups!

Rico Rolls on Hard Knox Night!

Lonnie Wheatley, KNOXVILLE, Iowa (August 13, 2022) – It was all Rico Abreu in Friday night’s “Hard Knox” card at the 61st Annual Knoxville Nationals. Abreu gunned into the lead from the front row outside and led all 25 laps to secure the 21st starting position in Saturday night’s $175,000-to-win Knoxville Nationals finale. “I felt like I kind of let the team down last night … Continue reading Rico Rolls on Hard Knox Night!