POWRi: Thomas Claims Meents Memorial; Hagen Clinches 2015 National Midget Title

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BELLEVILLE, Ill. – official series release — POWRi photo — Tyler Thomas claimed the 11th annual Charlene Meents Memorial at Belle-Clair Speedway after a hard fought battle with Zach Daum on Friday night, scoring his sixth career POWRi Lucas Oil National Midget Series victory. Meanwhile, Darren Hagen’s podium finish sealed the series championship. Earning his first-career pole, and in a brand …

POWRi: Zach Daum and Joe B. Miller Clean House En Route to Lincoln Speedway Victories

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LINCOLN, Ill. — official series release — POWRi photo — Zach Daum dominated the POWRi Lucas Oil National Midget Series feature Friday night at Lincoln Speedway, showing that the two-time POWRi champion has recovered from the vicious Australian wreck that sidelined him for a majority of the season. Joe B. Miller led all 20 laps of the POWRi Speedway Motors …

POWRi: Bayston Masters Belle-Clair Battle for Second Career Lucas Oil National Midget Win

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BELLEVILLE, Ill. – official series release — POWRi photo — Spencer Bayston earned his second-career POWRi Lucas Oil National Midget Series feature victory on Sunday night, outlasting several cautions and a red flag period to become the winner of the 24th annual Arnie Knepper Memorial at Belle-Clair Speedway. Starting on the pole for the second night in a row, Darren Hagen …

POWRi: The Race Around the Arch — POWRi Heads to Belle-Clair and Farmington

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MILLSTADT, Ill. — official series release — POWRi photo — The POWRi Lucas Oil National Midget Series and the POWRi Speedway Motors 600cc Outlaw Motor Series will head to Belle-Clair Speedway in Belleville, Illinois on Friday, May 8th for the Battle at Belle-Vegas II. The Battle at Belle-Vegas II will be a display of excellent racing with UMP Kettler & Son’s …

POWRi: 27-Race Schedule Makes-Up POWRi Micro Series Slate

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MILLSTADT, Ill. – official series release – emissourian.com photo – The POWRi Speedway Motors 600cc Outlaw Micro Series is scheduled to compete in 27 events in 2015. The 2015 season starts off at Belle-Clair Speedway on April 10 and will conclude at Jacksonville Speedway on Oct. 10. The schedule includes the four-event POWRi Illinois SPEED Week as well as a …

POWRi: Clauson Claims Jacksonville POWRi Midget Finale

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JACKSONVILLE, Ill. — official release — POWRi photo — Bryan Clauson earned a hard fought POWRi Lucas Oil National Midget Series victory at Jacksonville Speedway Saturday, the season finale for the series. Darren Hagen started on the pole with newly crowned POWRi Lucas Oil National Midget Series champion Zach Daum to his outside.  On the initial start Seth Motsinger’s Esslinger-powered …

POWRi: Final Weekend of Racing Upcoming at Lincoln and Jacksonville; Championship Clinched for Daum

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MILLSTADT, Ill. – official release — Mark Funderburk photo — The POWRi Lucas Oil Nat’l Midget Series and the POWRi Speedway Motors 600cc Outlaw Micro Series will take part in one final weekend of racing on Oct. 10-11. The midgets will visit Lincoln Speedway on Oct. 10, followed by the finale event at Jacksonville Speedway, where the micros will also end …

POWRi: Zach Daum and Bryan Clauson Split Twin Macon Midget Features

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MACON, Ill. — official release — POWRi Lucas Oil National Midget Series point leader Zach Daum stormed to the victory in the first feature race at Macon Speedway Saturday night in front of a loaded field. Daum started from the front row and held off Bryan Clauson for the victory. Clauson, the reigning Chili Bowl champion, came back to win …

POWRi: Clauson Grabs Knepper Memorial Victory

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BELLEVILLE, Ill. – official release — POWRi photo — Bryan Clauson of Noblesville, Indiana overcame a flat left rear tire on lap 11 and raced his way back up front to claim the 23rdAnnual Arnie Knepper Memorial. The victory was Clauson’s 23rd career POWRi Lucas Oil National Midget Series win and his first of the 2014 season at the high-banked 1/5th …

AUDIO/FEATURE: Breakthrough Rumble victory marks milestone; enhances learning curve for Justin Peck

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January 8, 2014 — Audio and story by Jacob Seelman for Speed77 Radio and Race Chaser Online — Cover photo by Rowana Ray — MONROVIA, IN — Most 15-year-olds have their hopes set simply on graduating high school and their time spent cramming for exams and projects. Not many can say they are part of one of the most elite …

POWRi Midgets/Micros: Rico Abreu wins Midget feature, Cale Thomas takes 600cc Micros in Herb Barlow Memorial at Jacksonville

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JACKSONVILLE, Ill. (Sept. 13, 2013)–Rico Abreu drove to his third victory of the season in the POWRi Lucas Oil National Midget Series and Cale Thomas led all 20 laps en route to his fifth win of 2013 in the POWRi Speedway Motors 600cc Outlaw Micro Series in Herb Barlow Memorial features Friday at quarter-mile Jacksonville Speedway. Abreu, driving a Toyota-powered …