Landon Cassill Joins US Midget Race At Indianapolis

INDIANAPOLIS – The inaugural Driven 2 Save Lives BC39 presented by NOS Energy Drink has set a USAC National Midget Series record as Landon Cassill becomes the 109th entrant for next weeks race. Cassill, has partnered with Bell Racing USA to drive the No. 21X entry for Brooke Shuman Motorsports. “My longtime supporters at Bell are a really cool group of people who stood behind me with the #HireLandon movement on Twitter last fall,” said Cassill via a statement. “I’m honored they have taken the next step to literally hire me…

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100 Cars Now Entered For Driven2SaveLives BC 39 At The Indianapolis Motor Speedway, Event Nearing Record Numbers

The entry list for the inaugural Driven2SaveLives BC 39 presented by NOS Energy Drink has now reached 100. As of Friday, the Sept. 5-6 USAC Midget race inside of Turn 3 of the Indianapolis Motor Speedway is rapidly approaching a record car count. Per USAC, the Midget record was set in 1990 when 109 drivers showed up for the Turkey Night Grand Prix. That race happened to be the final race held in Ascot Park in southern California. The all-time USAC national event record is 138 for the USAC Sprint…

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BC39 Entry List Up To 54 Entries And Counting With Additions Of Bell, Larson, Stenhouse And Others

On Tuesday, USAC released the latest entry list for the Inaugural Driven2SaveLives “BC39” presented by NOS Energy Drink.  There are 54 cars entered thus far for the September 5-6 USAC P1 Insurance National Midget race on the quarter-mile dirt oval located inside turn three of the Indianapolis Motor Speedway. The original list unveiled a few weeks ago had Ricky Stenhouse Jr. on it but we knew several more NASCAR stars would be coming. Keith Kunz wasn’t on that list but we knew he’d be bringing a large fleet. The new…

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Seavey Proves To Be The Next Up And Coming Toyota Driver, Following In Christopher Bell’s Footsteps

Logan Seavey can thank the past success of the Toyota to NASCAR program. See, when Toyota got into NASCAR’s premiere series, they had always wanted to set up a feeder program for drivers to work a ladder system up to the Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series. Kyle Larson was originally part of it when he drove for Keith Kunz Motorsports in the USAC ranks but Chip Ganassi signed him away and immediately had him in a NASCAR XFINITY Series ride. William Byron and Erik Jones were next up. Byron, was…

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Tickets To USAC Midget Races At IMS Go On Sale Wednesday, Due To Demand Turn 3 Grandstands Will Be Open

Tickets for the Driven2SaveLives BC39 presented by NOS Energy Drink, the inaugural event at The Dirt Track at IMS, will go on sale to the general public Wednesday, July 18 at IMS.com. The United States Auto Club P1 Insurance Midget National Championship event will take place Wednesday, Sept. 5 and Thursday, Sept. 6 on the new quarter-mile clay oval located inside Turn 3 of the famous IMS asphalt oval. The event honors late USAC champion and three-time Indianapolis 500 starter Bryan Clauson and increases awareness of the Indiana Donor Network and its Driven2SaveLives campaign.

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From US Nationals Through The Brickyard 400, Indianapolis To Be Motorsports Capital Of The World

When the Brickyard 400 was moved from it’s July date to the early portions of September it garnered a lot of attention. But, I think motosports fans are really discounting just how much action that the Indianapolis area is going to be treated to. Now, with the most recent announcement for the Indianapolis Motor Speedway to host a two-day USAC Midget race on its property as well, the entire Circle City becomes the motorsports Capital of the World for nearly two straight weeks in September. 

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Stenhouse Jr. Says The NASCAR Garage Is “Fired Up” About New IMS Dirt Race, A Look At Who May Join Him In September

INDIANAPOLIS – It sounds as if the Driven2SaveLives BC 39 USAC Midget Series race at the Indianapolis Motor Speedway is going to be among the largest midget races ever. Yes, the Chili Bowl holds that distinction and will likely remain that way past the Sept. 5-6 weekend, but this new race at IMS held during the Brickyard weekend will rival the annual dirt race in January in Tulsa. Ricky Stenhouse Jr. is in. He announced that on Tuesday. But, who else may join him?

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USAC Midget Race At IMS To Be Similar To Chili Bowl, All The Details You Need To Know

INDIANAPOLIS – The official unveiling of the inaugural Driven2SaveLives BC39 was made official on Tuesday afternoon as the historic event will take place as a two-day show at the Indianapolis Motor Speedway during the week of the Brickyard 400. The dates are Sept. 5 and Sept. 6. With that press conference, most of the details for the race are now known. At the moment, the event is planning on having all the way up to a “G-Main” which included cars 87th or higher in points. For those new to the “Main”…

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IMS To Host USAC Midget Race Honoring The Late Bryan Clauson During Brickyard 400 Week

INDIANAPOLIS – The Indianapolis Motor Speedway will add to its luster as the Racing Capital of the World with the construction of a quarter-mile dirt track inside its famous oval, hosting a United States Auto Club Midget National Championship event during Big Machine Vodka 400 at the Brickyard Powered by Florida Georgia Line race week in early September. Race week for the Big Machine Vodka 400 at the Brickyard powered by Florida Georgia Line will feature an even wider variety of thrilling action with the USAC P1 Insurance Midget National Championship…

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Byrd Racing Partners With Belardi Racing To Bring Chris Windom To Freedom 100 In May

INDIANAPOLIS – Belardi Auto Racing, in partnership with long-time Indy 500 entrant Jonathan Byrd’s Racing and sprint car mainstays Baldwin Brothers Racing, announced on Tuesday that 2017 USAC National Sprint Car Champion and 2016 USAC Silver Crown Champion, Chris Windom, will be participating in the 2018 Freedom 100 at the Indianapolis Motor Speedway. Windom will be making his first Indy Lights presented by Cooper Tires start, piloting the #33 Belardi Auto Racing with Byrd & Baldwin Dallara IL-15 at the famed oval. Expressing his enthusiasm, Windom said “I’m really excited for…

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