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, …

USAC: Hines Completes Career Triple Crown; Wraps Up First National Midget Title at Perris

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PERRIS, Calif. — Report by Race Chaser Online Managing Editor Jacob Seelman — Photo courtesy Spike Chassis — While Tanner Thorson was celebrating the win in Thursday night’s 75th annual Turkey Night Grand Prix, Tracy Hines climbed from his car relieved at being able to celebrate his own piece of history at Perris Auto Speedway. The 43-year-old veteran from New …

USAC Midgets: Indiana Midget Week Kicks Off June 10 at Gas City; Hines Assumes Points Lead

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GAS CITY, Ind. — official series release — Tracy Hines Racing photo — The Honda USAC National Midget Series resumes June 10 as the 2015 edition of Indiana Midget Week gets underway at Gas City (Ind.) I-69 Speedway. Tracy Hines of New Castle, Ind. is the new series point leader as he continues his pursuit of the final leg of …

USAC Sprints: Gas City I-69 Stop Up Next; Hines Looking to Repeat 2014 Victory

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INDIANAPOLIS — official series release — Tim Passmore photo — The AMSOIL USAC National Sprint Car Series resumes this Saturday at Gas City (Ind.) I-69 Speedway before visiting the Terre Haute (Ind.) Action Track May 20 for the 45th running of the Tony Hulman Classic. Robert Ballou and his MPHG Promotions/Blakesley’s Auto Maxim/Ott were unbeatable in leading all 30 laps Friday in the first appearance of the …

USAC Midgets: Hines Claims Western World Championships Opener at Canyon

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PEORIA, Ariz. — official release — TWC/Canyon Speedway Park photo — Tracy Hines picked up his first Honda National Midget win of the year in Thursday’s opener to the “Western World Championships” at Canyon Speedway Park. The New Castle, Indiana veteran — who sits 7th on the all-time National Midget win list — notched his 35th career victory. Hines started …

USAC Sprints: Hines Wires Canyon Speedway Park for 47th Career Victory

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PEORIA, Ariz. — official release — Tracy Hines broke a nearly season-long tie with Jack Hewitt on the AMSOIL National Sprint Car all-time win list as he went wire-to-wire in winning Friday night’s Hose Advantage Store Hall of Fame Classic 30-lap feature at Canyon Speedway Park. The New Castle, Indiana veteran notched his second win of the year in The Carolina …

USAC Sprints: Hines Ties Hewitt with 46th Career Victory at Gas City

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April 26, 2014 — official release — Travis Branch photo — GAS CITY, IN — Tracy Hines came out on top of a wild AMSOIL National Sprint Car feature on Friday at Gas City I-69 Speedway, taking the lead late to register his 46th career win in the series. The win ties him with Jack Hewitt for third on the all-time …