Kevin Thomas Jr. Tops Oval Nats Practice Night

Two-time and defending Oval Nationals winner Kevin Thomas, Jr. picked up right where he left off last year by recording the fastest overall lap during Wednesday night’s practice session at California’s Perris Auto Speedway.

Check out the full results here!

Thomas, the 2017-18 Oval Nationals winner, circled the ½-mile southern California clay with a lap of 16.214 seconds. The second quickest driver was 2010 Oval Nationals winner Chris Windom (Canton, Ill.) at 16.330. Brady Bacon (Broken Arrow, Okla.) followed with a time of 16.373, then came USAC AMSOIL National Sprint Car point leader C.J. Leary (Greenfield, Ind.) at 16.384 and Tyler Courtney (Indianapolis, Ind.) rounded out the top-five at 16.417.

Watch Oval Nationals Live | Full Entries | Schedule

Nov. 7-9 | 9am ET

Austin Williams (Yorba Linda, Calif.) led the CRA contingent in sixth with a lap of 16.467.  Two-time 2018 prelim night winner Justin Grant (Ione, Calif.) was eighth while three-time Oval Nationals winners Damion Gardner (Concord, Calif.) and Bud Kaeding (Campbell, Calif.) were 10th and 15th, respectively, out of the 31 cars that were in attendance Wednesday night.

More than 40 cars are entered for this year’s Oval Nationals with three complete nights of racing action at Perris. Cars hit the track at 5:30pm Pacific.

Tyler Courtney & Michael Pickens Enter Turkey Night Sprints

More sprint car entries have arrived for the “79th Running of the Turkey Night Grand Prix” at Ventura Raceway.

Tripp & Zarounian Named Turkey Night Grand Marshals

USAC West Coast Midget racing legends Sleepy Tripp and Gary Zarounian have been named co-grand marshals for the 79th running of the Turkey Night Grand Prix on Thanksgiving Night, November 28, at California’s Ventura Raceway.

Rookie Contenders Take On Turkey Night GP

null

Each year, the Turkey Night Grand Prix presents a massively talented crop of drivers from top to bottom. Among them are the Rookies who arrive to stake their claim and make their initial mark on this great race featuring USAC’s NOS Energy Drink National and Western States Midget divisions.

Turkey Night Grand Prix Field Surges Past 70 Entries

The driver lineup for the Nov. 28th Turkey Night Grand Prix at California’s Ventura Raceway has surged above 70 entrants for the 79th running of the famed event featuring the USAC NOS Energy Drink National and Western States Midgets.

Kyle Larson Nets Big Payday At Hangtown 100

Placerville Speedway is the home to some of Kyle Larson’s most cherished racing moments.

Gio Cashes in on Night #1 of Hangtown 100

It was easy to see the strides Gio Scelzi had made in his recent outings aboard a USAC NOS Energy Drink National Midget.

Hangtown 100 Point Standings After Night #1

Logan Seavey leads the overall Elk Grove Ford Hangtown 100 standings entering the second night of the event, Wednesday, November 20, at California’s Placerville Speedway.

Hangtown 100 Heat Race Lineups Set

Heat race lineups have been set for Wednesday’s Elk Grove Ford Hangtown 100 finale from California’s Placerville Speedway.

Bakersfield USAC Midget Race Preview

null

USAC NOS Energy Drink National Midgets and California’s Bakersfield Speedway have a history that dates back six decades.  

Current Midget Point Leaders & All-Time Results

null

The history between USAC NOS Energy Drink National Midgets and California’s Bakersfield Speedway have a history that dates back six decades. And the relationship will be rekindled this weekend. And as we approach the start of more Midget racing action, let's take a look at the point leaders and the all-time results.