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  1. Turkey Night Grand Prix Brings Midgets, Prestige & Huge Field To Ventura

    Turkey Night Grand Prix Brings Midgets, Prestige & Huge Field To Ventura

    Nov 24, 2022

    One more for the road!
  2. Next Stop Is Merced! USAC Midgets Go Two Straight In The Golden State

    Next Stop Is Merced! USAC Midgets Go Two Straight In The Golden State

    Nov 22, 2022

    Onward to Merced!
  3. Talent-Loaded USAC Midget Field Set For Merced Return On Nov. 22-23

    Talent-Loaded USAC Midget Field Set For Merced Return On Nov. 22-23

    Nov 19, 2022

    All four of Merced (California) Speedway’s past USAC NOS Energy Drink Midget National Championship feature winners are entered for the series’ return to the 1/4-mile dirt oval for back-to-back nights on Tuesday and Wednesday, Nov. 22-23.
  4. Turkey Night USAC Midget Entry List Hits 60 For Nov. 26 At Ventura

    Turkey Night USAC Midget Entry List Hits 60 For Nov. 26 At Ventura

    Nov 19, 2022

    Sixty USAC NOS Energy Drink National Midgets have been entered for the 81st running of the prestigious 98-lap ARP Turkey Night Grand Prix California’s Ventura Raceway on Saturday, Nov. 26.
  5. Full Circle: USAC Sprints Final Friday Summer Stop Hits City Circle

    Full Circle: USAC Sprints Final Friday Summer Stop Hits City Circle

    Sep 16, 2022

    The first two rounds of USAC AMSOIL Sprint Car National Championship racing at Circle City Raceway in Indianapolis have been all about the escape.
  6. Tuesday Night Thunder! USAC Midgets To Sling The Red Dirt In Oklahoma

    Tuesday Night Thunder! USAC Midgets To Sling The Red Dirt In Oklahoma

    Jul 8, 2022

    Motorin' from the north to the south and back again, the USAC NOS Energy Drink Midget National Championship is in a busy state of mind in July - four states in fact.
  7. Chili Bowl Champ Tanner Thorson Parts-Ways With Reinbold-Underwood Racing

    Chili Bowl Champ Tanner Thorson Parts-Ways With Reinbold-Underwood Racing

    May 16, 2022

    Defending Lucas Oil Chili Bowl champion Tanner Thorson announced late Sunday night via his Twitter account that he has parted ways with Reinbold-Underwood Motorsports in order to "explore other opportunities."
  8. Rankings: Top 10 Dirt Drivers In January

    Rankings: Top 10 Dirt Drivers In January

    Feb 1, 2022

    It's time to start a new year of dirt driver rankings on FloRacing. With big events like the Lucas Oil Chili Bowl Nationals and Wild West Shootout taking place this month, we now have enough ammo to fire away. Here's our top 10 dirt drivers who performed best during the month.
  9. Tanner Thorson Reaches Pinnacle Of Career With Lucas Oil Chili Bowl Win

    Tanner Thorson Reaches Pinnacle Of Career With Lucas Oil Chili Bowl Win

    Jan 16, 2022

    Tanner 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.
  10. Christopher Bell Ties A Sammy Swindell Lucas Oil Chili Bowl Record

    Christopher Bell Ties A Sammy Swindell Lucas Oil Chili Bowl Record

    Jan 14, 2022

    Christopher Bell exited his No. 71W Midget on Thursday evening and yelled five words to the crowd gathered at the SageNet Center in Tulsa, Oklahoma:
  11. USAC Midgets Bring Unpredictability To Wayne County

    USAC Midgets Bring Unpredictability To Wayne County

    Oct 6, 2021

    Wayne City, IL -- Seven years.  Seven races.  Seven different winners. That’s the kind of unpredictability USAC NOS Energy Drink National Midget racing annually brings to the 1/8-mile bullring of Wayne County Speedway in Wayne City, Illinois.
  12. Rankings: Top 10 Dirt Drivers In September

    Rankings: Top 10 Dirt Drivers In September

    Oct 5, 2021

    From the World 100s and 4-Crown Nationals at Eldora Speedway to the Tuscarora 50 at Port Royal Speedway and Fonda 200 at Fonda Speedway, September was a big month of racing for dirt racers in America.
  13. Tanner Thorson Thrives After Close Call At Huset's

    Tanner Thorson Thrives After Close Call At Huset's

    Sep 11, 2021

    Brandon, S.D. -- Following a bitterly disappointing end to his run in the midget feature less than 30 minutes before strapping in to go again in the sprint car, Tanner Thorson lived up to the adage, “the best revenge is living well” during Friday’s USAC AMSOIL National Sprint Car feature on the opening night of the inaugural USAC Nationals.
  14. 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.
  15. Tanner Thorson's Way: Delivering On Promises And Checkered Flags

    Tanner Thorson's Way: Delivering On Promises And Checkered Flags

    Apr 16, 2021

    Widely considered one of the sharpest young minds on dirt, to say nothing of his talents behind the wheel, Thorson knows exactly what he needs out of a race car but requires a certain autonomy to execute those decisions.