Smackdown Ticket Renewals Now Open

Smackdown Ticket Renewals Now Open

Kokomo, Indiana (February 6, 2019)………Ticket and camping renewals are now on sale until February 8 for “Sprint Car Smackdown VIII” at Kokomo Speedway featuring the USAC AMSOIL Sprint Car National Championship on August 22-23-24, 2019.

To purchase three-day passes and/or camping spots, call the Kokomo Speedway ticket office at (815) 468-8690.

The three-day pass is a reserved seat and will include a pit pass for $80, (pit pass promotion is for fans only).  The pit pass promotion will end on March 11.

On Monday, February 11, reserved seats and camping spots will be open to everyone.  Camping spots are $40 for the weekend.  Single-day tickets are not sold in advance, but will be available for purchase the day of the event.

Justin Grant is the reigning winner of the “Sprint Car Smackdown” finale in 2018.  Tyler Courtney and Tyler Thomas were victorious on the first two nights of action.  Previous “Smackdown” finale winners include Bryan Clauson (2012), Dave Darland (2013-14-15), Kevin Thomas, Jr. (2016) and Tyler Courtney (2017). 

The Toledo Experience Tale of the Tape

The bulk of the field for this Saturday’s Hemelgarn Racing/Super Fitness “Rollie Beale Classic” is an experienced bunch when it comes to USAC Silver Crown competition at Toledo Speedway.

Santa Maria Hosts USAC West Coast Sprints

After a break in the schedule, the USAC West Coast Sprint Cars will make their first of four appearances at the newly renovated Santa Maria Raceway this Saturday, April 27th.

USAC Western States Midgets Clash at Santa Maria

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USAC Southwest Sprints Headline State 48 Classic

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Steve Alexander Recovery Fund

AMSOIL USAC/CRA Sprint Car crew chief Steve Alexander remains hospitalized following an accident on April 13 during an event at Perris (Calif.) Auto Speedway.

Rollie Beale Classic Has Special Meaning to Swanson

Following his first Toledo Speedway USAC Silver Crown triumph in 2011, Kody Swanson had the opportunity in victory lane to meet 1973 USAC National Sprint Car champion Rollie Beale, namesake of this Saturday’s Hemelgarn Racing/Super Fitness “Rollie Beale Classic” USAC Silver Crown Champ Car Series race.

Seven Talking Points Ahead of Catalunya RX

It’s race week! Round Two of the FIA World Rallycross Championship, the World RX of Catalunya-Barcelona takes place this weekend.

USAC Benevolent Fund Kart Race Set for May 7

An annual racing tradition is on tap Tuesday, May 7, at Speedway Indoor Karting as racers are set to do battle on the 14-turn, multi-level, indoor road course track for the USAC Benevolent Fund 3-Hour ProAm Karting race.

Gerster Returns to Silver Crown Series at Toledo

In his racing career, Brian Gerster has thrived in USAC NOS Energy Drink National Midget and AMSOIL National Sprint Car competition, winning eight times in the Midget and once in the Sprint Car.

USAC Heads East June 11-16 for Eastern Storm

For the 13th consecutive year, the USAC AMSOIL Sprint Car National Championship returns East with stops at Grandview Speedway, Bridgeport Speedway,  BAPS Motor Speedway, Port Royal Speedway and Weedsport Speedway.