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Abreu Finishes Big Weekend With Victory In Chili Bowl Nationals
Sunday, 17 Jan, 2016 – 9:08 | Comments Off on Abreu Finishes Big Weekend With Victory In Chili Bowl Nationals
Abreu Finishes Big Weekend With Victory In Chili Bowl Nationals

Rico Abreu made a late pass for the lead and then went on to win the 2016 Chili Bowl Nationals in Tulsa, Okla. on Saturday night.
The victory in the prestigious Midget Car event was the second straight for Abreu. The 23-year-old Californian is a former USAC Midget car champion.
It also capped a weekend of good news […]

Clauson Takes Friday Qualifier; Field Set For Chili Bowl Finale
Saturday, 16 Jan, 2016 – 7:59 | Comments Off on Clauson Takes Friday Qualifier; Field Set For Chili Bowl Finale
Clauson Takes Friday Qualifier; Field Set For Chili Bowl Finale

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Bryan Clauson led Friday’s Vacuworx Global Qualifying Night preliminary feature non-stop to set the stage for Saturday’s finale of the 30th annual Lucas Oil Chili Bowl Nationals presented by General Tire.
“My Golden Driller is lonely, I need to get him a friend,” Clauson joked after his fourth career prelim feature win around Tulsa Expo Raceway’s […]

Local Driver Bell Wins Chili Bowl Thursday Qualifier
Friday, 15 Jan, 2016 – 8:19 | Comments Off on Local Driver Bell Wins Chili Bowl Thursday Qualifier
Local Driver Bell Wins Chili Bowl Thursday Qualifier

Oklahoman Christopher Bell went wire-to-wire to post his second career preliminary victory during Thursday’s John Christner Trucking Qualifying night at the 30th annual Lucas Oil Chili Bowl Nationals presented by General Tire.
“If you give me one race a year (to win), it’s this race,” Bell, of Norman, Okla., said after his victory in the 25-lapper on Tulsa Expo […]

Abreu Tops Qualifying Night At Chili Bowl
Thursday, 14 Jan, 2016 – 7:52 | Comments Off on Abreu Tops Qualifying Night At Chili Bowl
Abreu Tops Qualifying Night At Chili Bowl

Californian Rico Abreu came up Aces during Wednesday’s River Spirit Qualifying Night, winning the 25-lap A-Feature for the second time in as many years during the 30th annual Lucas Oil Chili Bowl Nationals presented by General Tire in Tulsa, Okla.
“I believe last year that’s kind of how it went, too,” Abreu said after his victory […]

Bright Shines On Opening Night Of Chili Bowl
Wednesday, 13 Jan, 2016 – 8:05 | Comments Off on Bright Shines On Opening Night Of Chili Bowl
Bright Shines On Opening Night Of Chili Bowl

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With only a few feet to spare at the finish line, Pennsylvania’s Alex Bright held off Indiana’s Joey Saldana to kick off the 30th annual Lucas Oil Chili Bowl Nationals presented by General Tire, topping Tuesday’s Warren Cat Qualifying Night for his first Chili Bowl preliminary score.
“Absolutely amazing,” Bright said after his win on the quarter-mile Tulsa […]

Rico Abreu Leads Red Hot Chili Bowl Field
Tuesday, 12 Jan, 2016 – 9:14 | Comments Off on Rico Abreu Leads Red Hot Chili Bowl Field
Rico Abreu Leads Red Hot Chili Bowl Field

By Len Hayward | Senior Correspondent
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TULSA, Okla. – Rico Abreu feels no pressure in attempting to defend his title during the 30th annual Lucas Oil Chili Bowl Midget Nationals.
Sounds simple but that’s the level of confidence the Rutherford, Calif., driver has right now. His win at the Chili Bowl in 2015 helped turn Abreu into a national […]

Chase Elliott Wins The Snowball
Sunday, 6 Dec, 2015 – 18:56 | Comments Off on Chase Elliott Wins The Snowball
Chase Elliott Wins The Snowball

Chase Elliott, son of former Sprint Cup champion Bill Elliott and a current NASCAR driver himself, won Sunday’s 48th annual Snowball Derby at Five Flags Speedway in Pensacola, Fla.
Elliott, who will take over the driver’s seat at Hendrick Motorsports that is being vacated by four-time Cup champion Jeff Gordon, won the Snowball for the second […]

Shane Stewart Crowned Kings Royal Champion
Sunday, 19 Jul, 2015 – 12:28 | Comments Off on Shane Stewart Crowned Kings Royal Champion
Shane Stewart Crowned Kings Royal Champion

Shane Stewart won the biggest race of his career as he claimed the iconic Kings Royal sprint car race at Eldora Speedway in Ohio.
The winner’s check for $50,000 was pretty big, too.
Donny Schatz dominated but ran out of fuel after leading 30 laps.
Rico Abreu finished third.
“I don’t know what to say,” said Stewart, who also […]

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 […]