POWRi: Clauson Scores 30th Career Lucas Oil National Midget Win at Jacksonville

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JACKSONVILLE, Ill. – official series release — POWRi photo — Bryan Clauson used the bottom of Jacksonville Speedway’s high-banked quarter-mile to overtake Tyler Thomas en route to his 30th career Lucas Oil POWRi National Midget Series victory Friday night. In other action, Frank Galusha was able to keep Nathan Benson at bay in the final laps to claim his first …

POWRi: 2016 Lucas Oil National Midget Slate Kicks Off With Third Annual Turnpike Challenge

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TULSA, Okla. — official series release — Mike Spivey/PCR photo — The Lucas Oil POWRi National Midget Series will kick off the season at Port City Raceway for the third annual Turnpike Challenge this weekend. Open practice will take place Thursday night, March 31, with racing taking place on Friday, April 1 and Saturday, April 2.  The eighth-mile oval will …

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: Thorson Holds Off Bell in Thrilling National Midget Prelude to the Ironman

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PEVELY, Mo. – official series release — POWRi photo — In the POWRi Lucas Oil National Midget Series’ first appearance at Federated Auto Parts Raceway since 2008, Tanner Thorson survived a grueling battle with Keith Kunz/Curb-Agajanian Motorsports teammate Christopher Bell to win Friday’s Prelude to the Ironman. Thomas Messeraul led the field to green with Zach Daum to his outside. Daum …

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: Darren Hagen Grabs Tri-City Loot; Wins Third Lucas Oil National Midget Race of 2015

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PONTOON BEACH, Ill. — official series release — POWRi photo — Darren Hagen utilized a late race caution and the longest way around the racing surface at Tri-City Speedway to capture his third POWRi Lucas Oil National Midget Series victory of 2015 Friday evening. Austin Brown started on the pole, sharing the front row with Zach Daum.  Daum was involved …

USAC Midgets: Jason Leffler Memorial and Pepsi Midget Nationals Added to USAC Calendar

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INDIANAPOLIS — official series release — POWRi photo — Two more of America’s midget racing crown jewels have joined the Honda USAC National Midget calendar this year, with Thursday’s announcement that the July 5 Pepsi Midget Nationals and the October 23 Jason Leffler Memorial will carry co-sanctioning by both USAC and POWRi. The Pepsi Midget Nationals at Angell Park Speedway in Sun …

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 …

AUDIO/FEATURE: Life Never Stops; Christopher Bell Already Racking Up Wins in 2015, Thankful Following Rattler Triumph

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NORMAN, Okla. and MOORESVILLE, N.C. — Audio and story by Race Chaser Online Managing Editor Jacob Seelman — Kyle Busch Motorsports photo — For open wheel standout turned pavement late model ace Christopher Bell, 2015 has already been a season of multiple cars and surfaces — and two surprising victories as well. The 20-year-old driver from Norman, Okla. has competed …

POWRi: 2015 POWRi National Midget Series Schedule Released, Featuring Largest Paying Midget Event

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MILLSTADT, Ill. – official series release – Mark Funderburk photo – The POWRi Lucas Oil National Midget Series has scheduled 39 events for the 2015 season, which will include fan favorites such as the Turnpike Challenge at Port City Raceway, the Thiel Memorial and Pepsi Nationals at Angell Park Speedway, and the $20,000-to-win Great Clips Jason Leffler Memorial at Wayne …

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 …