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Eldora’s Baltes Passes Away
Monday, 23 Mar, 2015 – 10:32 | Comments Off on Eldora’s Baltes Passes Away
Eldora’s Baltes Passes Away

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Earl Baltes, the founder and longtime promoter of Eldora Speedway in Rossburg, Ohio, passed away this morning at Miami Valley Hospital in Dayton, Ohio. He was 93.
Baltes is survived by Berneice, his wife of 67 years; daughter, Starr, and her husband, Joe Schmitmeyer; son, Terry, and his wife, Dee; beloved sister, Susie Barga, and six […]

Abreu Patiently Claims Chili Bowl Championship
Sunday, 18 Jan, 2015 – 8:16 | Comments Off on Abreu Patiently Claims Chili Bowl Championship

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California’s Rico Abreu raced to his first A-Feature victory in Saturday night’s finale of the 29th annual Lucas Oil Chili Bowl Midget Nationals presented by General Tire, delivering car-owner Keith Kunz his first Golden Driller since 2002.
The 55-lap feature around Tulsa Expo Raceway’s quarter-mile clay oval inside the River Spirit Expo Center morphed into a […]

Clauson Cleans Up At Chili Bowl
Saturday, 17 Jan, 2015 – 8:02 | Comments Off on Clauson Cleans Up At Chili Bowl
Clauson Cleans Up At Chili Bowl

Bryan Clauson posted a flag-to-flag victory in Friday’s Vacuworx Global Qualifying Night A-Feature to become the only driver to sweep a 25-lap preliminary during the 29th annual Lucas Oil Chili Bowl Midget Nationals presented by General Tire.
After notching his third career preliminary night victory on Tulsa Expo Raceway’s quarter-mile clay oval inside the River […]

Coons Is Top Dog On Chili Bowl’s Thursday Card
Friday, 16 Jan, 2015 – 8:16 | Comments Off on Coons Is Top Dog On Chili Bowl’s Thursday Card

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Jerry Coons Jr. hustled the high line to claim his third career prelim victory Thursday, highlighting John Christner Trucking Qualifying Night during the 29th annual Lucas Oil Chili Bowl Midget Nationals presented by General Tire.
Coons will start his 16th Chili Bowl A-Feature – and 12th in a row – Saturday night around Tulsa Expo Raceway’s […]

Abreu Gets First Taste Of Chili Bowl Success
Thursday, 15 Jan, 2015 – 8:44 | Comments Off on Abreu Gets First Taste Of Chili Bowl Success
Abreu Gets First Taste Of Chili Bowl Success

Keith Kunz Motorsports earned its second win of the 29th annual Lucas Oil Chili Bowl Nationals presented by General Tire Wednesday, when Californian Rico Abreu stormed to his first career preliminary victory during River Spirit Qualifying Night.
Abreu shot from sixth to fourth on the opening lap of 25 around Tulsa Expo Raceway’s quarter-mile clay oval […]

Kyle Larson Pulls Off Triple Play At Chili Bowl
Wednesday, 14 Jan, 2015 – 8:20 | Comments Off on Kyle Larson Pulls Off Triple Play At Chili Bowl
Kyle Larson Pulls Off Triple Play At Chili Bowl

Overcoming disaster following a heat race crash, Kyle Larson collected three feature victories during Tuesday’s Warren Cat Qualifying Night, opening event of the 29th annual Lucas Oil Chili Bowl Midget Nationals presented by General Tire.
En route to his third career Preliminary Night A-Feature victory, Larson won his C-Feature from sixth, the B-Feature from 13th […]

Top Midget Drivers Hungering For Chili Bowl Championship
Sunday, 11 Jan, 2015 – 21:27 | Comments Off on Top Midget Drivers Hungering For Chili Bowl Championship
Top Midget Drivers Hungering For Chili Bowl Championship

The Vacuworx Invitational Race of Champions – a 20-lap shootout among some of the best drivers to have competed in the Lucas Oil Chili Bowl Midget Nationals presented by General Tire – will highlight Warren Cat Qualifying Night on Tuesday, Jan. 13, in Tulsa, Okla.
VIROC VII will be run prior to the B-Features on […]

Sarah Fisher Heading To Chili Bowl
Thursday, 8 Jan, 2015 – 8:48 | Comments Off on Sarah Fisher Heading To Chili Bowl
Sarah Fisher Heading To Chili Bowl

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Sarah Fisher will return to her open-wheel racing roots next week during the 29th annual Lucas Oil Chili Bowl Nationals presented by General Tire in Tulsa, Okla.
The woman voted IndyCar’s Most Popular Driver four times will campaign the No. 67RW Midget for RW Motorsports, co-owned by Steve Weirich and Mario Rotondo, with Hartman Oil as […]

Nemechek Wins Snowball Derby
Monday, 8 Dec, 2014 – 8:58 | Comments Off on Nemechek Wins Snowball Derby
Nemechek Wins Snowball Derby

John Hunter Nemechek took the lead on lap 286 of the 300-lap 47th Annual Snowball Derby at Five Flags Speedway in Pensacola, Fla. Sunday and went on to get the victory.
His win came after he finished second in the Snowflake 100 under card event which, because of rain, had finished just hours earlier.
“We definitely had […]

Swindell Announces Retirement
Monday, 25 Aug, 2014 – 17:36 | Comments Off on Swindell Announces Retirement
Swindell Announces Retirement

Veteran sprint car driver Sammy Swindell announced his retirement, effective immediately, on Monday.
Swindell is a three-time World of Outlaws STP Sprint Car Series champion who won 294 races. The Memphis, Tenn., area native was one of the original Outlaws who helped grow the series from its 1978 origins at Devil’s Bowl Speedway into the premier […]