RCR Merges With Dooling Hawyard Motorsports For USAC Sprints/Midgets Team In 2018

INDIANAPOLIS – Richard Childress Racing is getting back to the racing roots. While they partnered with Richard Petty Motorsports on the Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series side, they’ve also partnered in two different USAC Series’. Both were announced this weekend from the annual PRI Show in Indianapolis. Dooling Hayward Motorsports has agreed to a partnership with Richard Childress Racing (RCR), one of NASCAR’s most storied organizations and winner of over 200 races and 17 championships, effective immediately. RCR is based in Welcome, North Carolina and is scheduled to field cars in…

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Bryan Clauson One of the All-Time Greats

INDIANAPOLIS – With every death in motorsports, it never gets any easier. The same feelings we suppress after each death come back to light when we lose another one. Unfortunately, these are reminders that racing is a dangerous sport – always has and always will be. From losing Dan Wheldon, to Jason Leffler to Justin Wilson and now Bryan Clauson, these recent tragic deaths hurt. It stings and downright sucks. It sounds cliché to say, “we lost a good one” but in Clauson’s case, we did. He was not just a good one,…

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USAC to Honor Tony Elliott and Sheldon Kinser During Sprint Week

INDIANAPOLIS – The 29th annual Indiana Sprint Week opens this Friday at Gas City I-69 Speedway, but USAC is using two of the seven races during the classic July event to honor past legends. The “Tony Elliott Classic” is scheduled for this Saturday night at the Kokomo Speedway, while the “Sheldon Kinser Memorial” will take place at the Bloomington Speedway on Friday, July 15. Elliott, tragically passed away in a plane crash in October of last year. The Kokomo native earned 11 USAC feature victories at his home track (eight…

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