AUDIO/RUMBLE FEATURE: Lou Cicconi makes Rumble return as a 2013 champion

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December 28, 2013 – Audio, cover photo and story by Jacob Seelman for Speed77 Radio and Race Chaser Online – FORT WAYNE, IN – For the man so slick his nickname is “Liquid”, Lou Cicconi has been as smooth as silk on the racetrack in 2013. Cicconi, who won an A-feature at the Rumble in 2008 and remains the only …

RUMBLE RECAP: Russ Gamester breaks through, scores first career Rumble victory on opening night

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December 28, 2013 — Report by Jacob Seelman for Speed77 Radio and Race Chaser Online — Photos by Chris Seelman — FORT WAYNE, IN — At the Rumble in Fort Wayne, victory comes when preparation, opportunity, and a little bit of luck all meet. And during Friday night’s opening round of feature action for the 16th Annual Rumble in Fort …

AUDIO/RUMBLE QUALIFYING: Clouse blisters field to set quick time for Friday Rumble feature

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December 27, 2013 – Audio, cover photo and report by Jacob Seelman for Speed77 Radio and Race Chaser Online – FORT WAYNE, IN – Sometimes youth does manage to trump experience. And Friday afternoon during opening day qualifying for the 2013 Rumble in Fort Wayne, 15-year-old Cooper Clouse proved just how true that could be. The Ohio City, Ohio young …

AUDIO/RUMBLE FEATURE: Stratton Briggs hopes second verse is sweeter than the first at the Rumble

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December 27, 2013 – Audio, cover photo and story by Jacob Seelman for Speed77 Radio and Race Chaser Online – FORT WAYNE, IN – In racing, the old adage is you’ve got to lose a few before you can know how to win one. And for second year National midget driver Stratton Briggs, he’s hoping his experience from the 2012 …

AUDIO/RUMBLE FEATURE: Jarett Andretti building his own racing legacy as he prepares to make Rumble debut

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December 27, 2013 — Audio, cover photo and story by Jacob Seelman for Speed77 Radio and Race Chaser Online — FORT WAYNE, IN — Everywhere it goes, the Andretti surname carries with it a weight that is unmatched by any other. And this weekend, the legendary family name will take to the track at War Memorial Coliseum for the first …

AUDIO/RUMBLE FEATURE: Age a non-defining factor for Austin Nemire at the Rumble in Ft. Wayne

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December 27, 2013 — Audio and story by Jacob Seelman for Speed77 Radio and Race Chaser Online — Cover photo by Becky Mullins — FORT WAYNE, IN — One might say upon seeing Austin Nemire that he’s a driver who’s “knee-high to a grasshopper”. And those same people would likely look at the young open-wheel driver when he says he’s …

AUDIO/RUMBLE FEATURE: Brandon Knupp seeks first Rumble victory while paying tribute to his racing hero

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December 27, 2013 — Audio, cover photo and story by Jacob Seelman for Speed77 Radio and Race Chaser Online — FORT WAYNE, IN — It’s not often that a little unseen help is a good thing to have behind the wheel of a race car, but this weekend, it just might be for one Rumble in Fort Wayne driver. In …

AUDIO/RUMBLE FEATURE: Already a 2013 champion, Cooper Clouse hopes third time’s the charm in Ft. Wayne

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December 27, 2013 – Audio and story by Jacob Seelman for Speed77 Radio and Race Chaser Online – Scott Brown photo – FT. WAYNE, IN – Cooper Clouse is hoping to cap off his 2013 season with a huge flourish. The young rising star out of Ohio City, Ohio, is completing his racing season this weekend at the 16th Rumble in …