Records are meant to be broken, or at least be attainable. A number of drivers chased those records down during the 2020 USAC National season and made their own permanent mark within the sport. With that said, these drivers had already cemented their places in the hierarchy within the sport with their longstanding successes. The stats these drivers posted this season just further added to their everlasting legacies.
4. Bacon Rises & Shines In USAC History Books
Oct 28, 2020
Brady Bacon’s year was full of milestones in many aspects. His third career USAC AMSOIL National Sprint Car driving championship in 2020 was dotted by his rise up the ladder in terms of feature wins with the series, the 35th of which moved him into the top-ten all-time alongside Rich Vogler and Jon Stanbrough on Oct. 3 at Lawrenceburg.
On Sept. 25 at Gas City I-69 Speedway, Bacon also recorded the 37th fast qualifying time of his USAC National Sprint Car career, passing Bryan Clauson to move into fifth all-time alongside 1968-70-75 series champion, Larry Dickson.