Back to back Chili Bowl Champ and St. Helena, California native, Rico Abreu, has also captured a USAC National Midget Championship, two Indiana Midget Week Championships as well as numerous Winged Sprint Car Features in his career.
Rico Abreu Earns Big All Star Sprints Win At Plymouth Dirt Track
Jun 4, 2023PLYMOUTH, Wis. -- It was a special evening in the Badger State for Rico Abreu and Rico Abreu/Curb Agajanian Racing, not only being presented with the Rayce Rudeen Foundation Award for Abreu’s contributions and dedication to sprint car racing and the Rayce Rudeen Foundation, but the St. Helena, California, native will leave Wisconsin as a Tezos All Star Circuit of Champions presented by Mobil 1 winner, securing the Rayce Rudeen Foundation Race title at the Plymouth Dirt Track in Plymouth, Wisconsin, on Saturday, June 3. The score, resulting in a $26,000 payday, was the 12th All Star victory of Abreu’s career, simultaneously increasing his season’s overall win total to five.
Rico Abreu Focused On Positives After High Limit Heartbreak
Apr 13, 2023KANSAS CITY, Kan. — Rico Abreu refuses to let Tuesday’s sour result at Lakeside Speedway stymie the momentum behind his promising start to the new year.
Sprint Car Stars Already Committing To High Limit Sprint Car Series
Jan 18, 2023With the start of the inaugural season for the new High Limit Sprint Car Series just around the corner, quite a few of Sprint Car racing’s best and brightest stars from all over have begun to announce their intentions to compete full-time.
Rico Abreu Fends Off 'Madman' In All Stars Thriller At Knoxville
Jul 31, 2022KNOXVILLE, Iowa -- For the first time this season, St. Helena, California’s Rico Abreu is a Tezos All Star Circuit of Champions presented by Mobil 1 main event winner, doing so in fantastic fashion at the Sprint Car Capital of the World, Knoxville Raceway in Knoxville, Iowa. Abreu’s victory, resulting in an $8,000 payday, commenced from the outside of row four, securing the top spot on lap 21 with an epic slider in turn three to move around “Sunshine” Tyler Courtney and race long leader, Kerry Madsen.
Tanner Thorson Reaches Pinnacle Of Career With Lucas Oil Chili Bowl Win
Jan 16, 2022Tanner Thorson reached the pinnacle of his racing career Saturday evening at the SageNet Center in Tulsa, Oklahoma. The 25-year-old Nevada native drove the race of his life to win the 36th Annual Lucas Oil Chili Bowl Nationals.
Latest Chili Bowl Entry List Features Nearly 350 Entries
Dec 16, 2021It's likely only a matter of time until the all-time record for entries at the Lucas Oil Chili Bowl Nationals is broken. On Tuesday, event officials released an updated list of entries that included the names of 346 drivers or to-be-announced entries for the crown jewel of Midget racing.
Rico Abreu Earns Convincing 4-Crown Nationals Win At Eldora
Sep 26, 2021ROSSBURG, OH -- In convincing fashion, nonetheless, St. Helena, California’s Rico Abreu secured his place in sprint car racing history books yet again, doing so by scoring the FloRacing All Star Circuit of Champions presented by Mobil 1 portion of the annual 4-Crown Nationals at Eldora Speedway in Rossburg, Ohio.
Rico Abreu Takes Hard Knox Win At Knoxville Nationals
Aug 14, 2021Anthony Macri stopped mid-sentence and pushed his glasses up toward his forehead as he gathered his thoughts and tried to stop the moisture from escaping his eyes and streaming down his face.
Kyle Larson Is The Talk Of The Town At Knoxville But ...
Aug 12, 2021"Can we just go this once without talking about Kyle Larson?"
Cap Henry Scores First FloRacing All Star Win Of 2021 At Gas City
May 23, 2021The result of an all-out slugfest, Republic, Ohio’s Cap Henry finally etched his name on the 2021 FloRacing All Star Circuit of Champions presented by Mobil 1 win list, doing so in epic fashion during All Stars Indiana Invasion presented by Rayce Rudeen Foundation competition at Gas City I-69 Speedway in Gas City, Indiana. Henry, who now owns five All Star victories over the course of his career, earned his eventual $6,000 payday from the front row, forced to outduel and outwit St. Helena, California’s Rico Abreu. Adding some flair to the record books, Henry’s victory occurred during just the second-ever Gas City visit by the All Stars; Dale Blaney scored the first visit win in 2004.
Pennzoil Reunites With Jac Haudenschild For Farewell Season
Apr 22, 2021The Rico Abreu Racing trailer traveled 2,635 miles without Jac Haudenschild jumping in to see what was inside.
Rico Abreu Romps On Wednesday, Punches Lucas Oil Chili Bowl Ticket
Jan 14, 2021For the first time in five years, Rico Abreu unleashed a whole brand new look on his Keith Kunz Motorsports No. 97. What didn’t change? His Wednesday night dominance.
30 Favorites To Watch At The Lucas Oil Chili Bowl Midget Nationals
Jan 11, 2021With more than 300+ entries competing in the 35th annual Lucas Oil Chili Bowl Midget Nationals, the list of contenders is incredibly long.
Super Teams Lead Lucas Oil Chili Bowl Charge
Jan 10, 2021With more than 300+ entries at the Lucas Oil Chili Bowl Midget Nationals, the trailers come in all shapes and sizes.
Lucas Oil Chili Bowl Preliminary Nights Unveiled
Jan 4, 2021The wait is over! The preliminary night lineups are finally here for the 35th annual Lucas Oil Chili Bowl Midget Nationals.