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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 […]

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 […]