FROM THE INDIANAPOLIS 500 TO GRADVIEW, BRYAN CLAUSON WINS THE USAC JESSE HOCKETT CLASSIC TUESDAY NIGHT ON THE HILL
(Event Press Release) During the month of May, 22 year old Bryan Clauson of Noblesville, Indiana dedicated his efforts to making the starting field in the 2012 running of the Indianapolis 500.
After making that historic start in the 500, Clauson went back on the road with USAC and the AMSOIL National Non-Wing Sprint Series and made the first race of the 6th Annual Eastern Storm, opening at the Grandview Speedway. Clauson was one of nine drivers who broke the track record during the CnB Mushroom Time Trials.
The USAC National Sprint Car Series will return to Big Diamond Speedway next June following a one year hiatus.
On June 7, 2007, USAC made their first appearance at Big Diamond as part of a wingless doubleheader with the ARDC midgets. Ricky Stenhouse Jr., now a star of the NASCAR Nationwide Series, scored his national sprint car victory on this night. View the highlights here and order that complete race night on DVD at the GSP Shop.
HUNTER SCHURENBERG EARNS $6,000 FOR USAC SPRINT FEATURE WIN AS BILLY PAUCH POKCETS $3,000 FOR WIRE-TO-WIRE VICOTRY IN THE MODIFIED FEATURE
(Event Press Release) NEW EGYPT, NJ – With a total purse in excess of $44,000 the AMSOIL USAC Sprints and Big Block Modifieds presented the “Elbows Up” Double-header on Thursday night at the New Egypt Speedway. Hunter Schurenberg of Sikeston, MO earned $6,000 by winning the 40 lap USAC sprint feature in a dramatic finish.
BOBBY EAST TOPS THIRTY-ONE USAC ENTRIES TO POCKET $6,000 IN THE JESSE HOCKETT CLASSIC TUESDAY NIGHT AT GRANDVIEW SPEEDWAY, STEVE BUCKWALTER TOPS ARDC MIDGETS
(Event Press Release) The AMSOIL Sprint Car USAC National Championship Tour invaded Grandview Speedway on Tuesday night for the Fifth Annual Eastern Storm and thirty-one competitors took part in time trials. This event also marked the ninety-ninth event of the NAPA Auto Parts Thunder on the Hill Racing Series. Bobby East of Brownsburg, IN won a Jesse Hockett Classic, taking the lead on lap twenty-five from Levi Jones.
CRAIG VON DOHREN AND CHRIS WINDOM SHARE THE SPOTLIGHT ON HISTORIC BIG DIAMOND RACEWAY NIGHT
(Track Press Release by Gary Lileck) Forestville, PA – For the first time in track history, Big Diamond Raceway hosted the USAC AMSOIL National Sprint-Cars and 358 Modifieds together on the same night. This past Friday evening, Seltzer Insurance presented the exciting double header card which also featured additional historic moments.
LEVI JONES & DUANE HOWARD SHARE VICTORIES IN THUNDER SERIES ROAD SHOW AT NEW EGYPT SPEEDWAY THURSDAY NIGHT
New Egypt, NJ – For the first time in thirty-two years, the USAC National Sprint Tour returned to the state of New Jersey for their first ever visit to the New Egypt Speedway on Thursday night. The blockbuster double header showcased the AMSOIL USAC Wingless Sprint cars and Big Block Modifieds in this first time ever presentation in New Jersey.