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Cullman, Alabama's Kevin "KTJ" Thomas Jr. took a pass on a baseball scholarship opting instead to move to Indiana and focus on his racing career, where he competes full time across all three USAC national divisions.

  1. Kevin Thomas Jr. Equals Record With Third Oval Nationals Win

    Kevin Thomas Jr. Equals Record With Third Oval Nationals Win

    Nov 7, 2021

    Like any young person raised on the sport of auto racing, having racing heroes of your own is a natural consequence.
  2. Swanson's Last Lap Pass Nets Oval Nats Opener

    Swanson's Last Lap Pass Nets Oval Nats Opener

    Nov 5, 2021

    With four runner-up finishes throughout his first full USAC AMSOIL National Sprint Car season, Jake Swanson wasn’t about to settle for yet another in his ongoing pursuit of a first career series victory during Thursday night’s opener for the 25th Heimark Anheuser Busch Budweiser Oval Nationals Presented by All Coast Construction at southern California’s Perris Auto Speedway.
  3. KTJ Wins Third USAC Fall Nationals At The Burg

    KTJ Wins Third USAC Fall Nationals At The Burg

    Oct 3, 2021

    Kevin Thomas Jr. knew it was coming.
  4. Double The Fun For Some At USAC Nationals

    Double The Fun For Some At USAC Nationals

    Sep 10, 2021

    Many of the country's top open-wheel stars will be able to have double the fun this weekend during the inaugural USAC Nationals at Huset's Speedway. The event will feature two nights of preliminary racing on Friday and Saturday, leading into $20,000-to-win races for both the USAC National Sprint Cars and USAC National Midgets on Sunday.
  5. Kevin Thomas Jr. Goes Non-Stop To Win At Paragon

    Kevin Thomas Jr. Goes Non-Stop To Win At Paragon

    Aug 23, 2021

    In what has been a renaissance 2021 USAC AMSOIL National Sprint Car season following a winless 2020 campaign, Kevin Thomas Jr. added one more tally to his ever-growing win list for this year, conquering a Sunday night, caution-free duel between he and Logan Seavey at Indiana’s Paragon Speedway.
  6. Hulman Classic Kickstarts USAC's 'Week Of Indy' At Terre Haute Action Track

    Hulman Classic Kickstarts USAC's 'Week Of Indy' At Terre Haute Action Track

    May 26, 2021

    Terre Haute, Indiana (May 24, 2021)………The Beatles may have told us that happiness is a warm gun.  However, the ultimate happiness very well may be the image of a driver holding the traditional rifle in victory lane after a hard earned win at the Tony Hulman Classic.
  7. Saturday Is Driller Day At Lucas Oil Tulsa Shootout

    Saturday Is Driller Day At Lucas Oil Tulsa Shootout

    Jan 2, 2021

    We got through parking, finished heats, completed the majority of alphabet soup, and ran some amazing qualifiers, so what now? Driller Day at the 36th annual Lucas Oil Tulsa Shootout.
  8. First 100 Lucas Oil Chili Bowl Entries Released

    First 100 Lucas Oil Chili Bowl Entries Released

    Dec 9, 2020

    The first 100 entries for the 2021 Lucas Oil Chili Bowl Nationals have been released. Already a who's who of racing stars, key entries include 5-time champion Sammy Swindell, World of Outlaws superstar David Gravel, reigning World of Outlaws champion Brad Sweet, USAC Silver Crown champion Justin Grant, and USAC Sprint Car champion Brady Bacon.