USAC: No. 1 is No. 1 in Bubba Raceway Park Sprint; Ballou Wins During Winter Dirt Games VII

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OCALA, Fla. — official series release — Chris Seelman photo — Putting the champion’s No. 1 on his Ballou Motorsports Maxim, reigning USAC AMSOIL National Sprint Car Series kingpin Robert Ballou led all 30 laps to win Friday night’s Winter Dirt Games VII feature for the USAC AMSOIL National Sprint Car Series at Bubba Raceway Park. The Rocklin, Calif., driver started on …

USAC: Robert Ballou Garners Non-Winged Sprint Car Driver of the Year Honors for First Time

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KNOXVILLE, Iowa — official release — Chris Seelman photo — Robert Ballou was unanimously named the 2015 Driver of the Year by the North American Non-Winged Sprint Car Poll voting panel of media members, promoters, sanctioning officials and manufacturers for the first time. The AMSOIL USAC National Sprint Car Series champion earned all 16 first-place ballots cast in the year-end …

USAC: Ballou, Swanson and Hines Honored During 2015 USAC “Night of Champions”

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INDIANAPOLIS – official series release — Jeremey Rhoades photo — USAC National driving champions Kody Swanson, Robert Ballou and Tracy Hines shared the spotlight along with other 2015 USAC champions and special award recipients at Friday night’s 60th USAC Night of Champions celebration at the Indiana Roof Ballroom. Swanson, of Kingsburg, Calif.; Ballou, of Rocklin, Calif.; and Hines, of New Castle, …

By the Numbers: Inside Robert Ballou’s Opening Night Win at the Western World Championships

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TUCSON, Ariz. — Story by Race Chaser Online Managing Editor Jacob Seelman — Rich Forman photo — We know Robert Ballou has had a dream season in the AMSOIL USAC National Sprint Car Series. But just how good has it really been? For starters, last night’s win was his 13th feature victory of the season, tying him with NASCAR Sprint …

USAC Sprints: Ballou Comes From 14th to Win at Tucson, Keeps Dream Season Rolling in 2015

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TUCSON, Ariz. — official series release — Rich Forman photo — The dream season for Robert Ballou continued Thursday night at USA Raceway on the first night of the Western World Championships. Ballou drove from 14th to win his 13th AMSOIL USAC National Sprint Car Series feature of the season, tying J.J. Yeley’s incredible 2003 season for the second-most in history. “It’s …

USAC Sprints: Ballou Claims Perris Loot; Takes 11th Win of 2015 in Oval Nationals Opener

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PERRIS, Calif. — official series release — Carey Akin/USAC photo — Robert Ballou hit the homestretch for the AMSOIL Sprint Car National Championship at Perris Auto Speedway Thursday night and dealt the first blow to challengers Chase Stockon and Dave Darland, as he came out on top of a torrid three-way battle to win on the opening night of the …

MIDWEST: Ruhl, Ballou Claim NRA and BOSS Sprint Car Wins During UNOH Sprintacular

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ROSSBURG, Ohio — official track release — Campbell Photography/Eldora Speedway photo — Ryan Ruhl and Robert Ballou each claimed sprint car victories during Saturday night’s Sprintacular at Eldora Speedway. In the winged NRA Sprint Invaders winged 360 sprint car feature, Kyle Sauder took the lead on lap two and had a big lead, before he attempted to pass a lapped …

USAC Sprints: Smackdown; Ballou Continues to Roll With Ninth Victory of Season at Kokomo

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KOKOMO, Ind. — official series release — TeeJay Crawford photo — Robert Ballou continued his dream season and opened the Sprint Car Smackdown IV in fine shape as he captured Thursday night’s 30-lap feature at Kokomo Speedway. The Rocklin, Calif., driver made it nine wins for the year, a mark only reached 11 previous times in USAC AMSOIL National Sprint …