Chris Windom Tops Oval Nats Points After Night #1


Although he finished second in Thursday night’s feature, Chris Windom sits in first in the Oval Nationals point standings after the opening night at California’s Perris Auto Speedway.

Windom (Canton, Ill.) picked up additional points after qualifying fifth quickest and winning his heat race on Thursday to accumulate four more points than feature winner Brady Bacon in the point rundown. Bacon is tied for second with Damion Gardner, while 3rd place feature finisher Richard Vander Weerd is fourth. C.J. Leary rounds out the top-five with two rounds remaining on Friday and Saturday.

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The top-six overall in total points gained over the first two nights of racing following Friday night’s feature event will be locked into Saturday’s A-Main and will participate in the Super Six dash; a race featuring six cars and six laps to determine the first six starting spots for the feature.

Racing continues Friday and Saturday night at Perris on November 8-9 featuring USAC’s AMSOIL National, CRA and Sands Chevrolet Southwest Sprint Car divisions.  Cars hit the track at 5:30pm Pacific on Friday.


(After Night 1 of 3)

1. (144) Chris Windom

2. (140) Brady Bacon

3. (140) Damion Gardner

4. (136) Richard Vander Weerd

5. (135) C.J. Leary

6. (129) Tyler Courtney

7. (126) Justin Grant

8. (119) Jace Vander Weerd

9. (117) Kevin Thomas, Jr.

10. (108) Chase Stockon

11. (108) Hunter Schuerenberg

12. (106) Brody Roa

13. (105) Austin Williams

14. (100) Tommy Malcolm

15. (98) Thomas Meseraull

16. (97) Bud Kaeding

17. (96) Charles Davis, Jr.

18. (96) Cody Williams

19. (94) Jake Swanson

20. (91) Logan Seavey

21. (87) Max Adams

22. (84) Austin Liggett

23. (84) R.J. Johnson

24. (82) Stevie Sussex

25. (60) Chris Gansen

26. (59) Josh Hodges

27. (58) Chris Bonneau

28. (57) Donnie Gansen

29. (56) Dennis Gile

30. (55) Jeremy Ellertson

31. (54) Steve Hix

32. (53) Eddie Tafoya, Jr.

33. (52) Bill Rose

34. (51) Matt McCarthy

35. (50) Tye Mihocko

36. (49) Joel Rayborne

37. (48) Frank Rodgers III

38. (47) Verne Sweeney

39. (0) Chase Johnson

40. (0) Jason McDougal

41. (0) Sterling Cling

42. (0) Will Perkins

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


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


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


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.