USAC: Stevie Sussex Claims Southwest Sprint Car Victory in Easter Eggstravaganza at Canyon

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PEORIA, Ariz. — official story by Lonnie Wheatley — TWC photo — Stevie Sussex continued his strong start to the 2016 USAC Southwest Sprint Car season by racing to victory in Saturday night’s 30-lap “Easter Eggstravaganza” at Canyon Speedway Park. While Sussex padded his USAC Southwest point lead, other “Easter Eggstravaganza” winners included Sean Bray in late models, Ray Czumaj …

USAC: Josh Hodges Stars in Final Race of Canyon Speedway Park’s Winter Challenge Series

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PEORIA, Ariz. — official press release by Lonnie Wheatley — TWC photo — Josh Hodges and Hunter Marriott brought the curtains down on Canyon Speedway Park’s Winter Challenge with impressive drives to victory lane in Saturday night’s fifth and final round of the series. While Hodges earned his second USAC Southwest vs. USAC West Coast non-winged sprint car feature victory …

WEST: Justin Grant Scores Maiden West Coast USAC 360 Win at Tucson’s USA Raceway

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TUCSON, Ariz. – official series release — Wide Open Racing Media photo — Justin Grant opened the USAC Southwest Sprint Car Series and USAC West Coast Sprint Car Series portion of the Western World Championships on Thursday night at USA Raceway with his first-career win with the two collaborating series. The Ione, Calif., driver capitalized on the misfortune of early …

USAC Southwest: Hometown Hero; Hahn Masters Creek County for First-Career USAC Victory

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SAPULPA, Okla. — Report by Race Chaser Online Managing Editor Jacob Seelman — Mike Spivey photo — The hometown hero struck during round two of the USAC Southwest Sprint Car Series Freedom Tour on Thursday night at Creek County Speedway. Sapulpa, Okla. young gun Blake Hahn came storming to the inside of defending USAC National Sprint Car Series champion Brady …

USAC: Southwest Sprints Back in Action May 2 at Canyon; R.J. Johnson Continues to Top Standings

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PEORIA, Ariz. — official series release — R.J. Johnson enjoys a 37-point lead in his quest for a third consecutive USAC Southwest Sprint Car title after scoring his 21st USAC feature victory in the state of Arizona last Saturday night at Arizona Speedway in Queen Creek. The series resumes May 2 at Canyon Speedway Park in Peoria. Johnson won Saturday night’s 30-lap Spring Fling …

USAC: Stevie Sussex Claims Sin City Showdown in Las Vegas

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LAS VEGAS — Report by Race Chaser Online Managing Editor Jacob Seelman — Stevie Sussex snagged the top spot from race-long leader Hunter Schuerenberg on lap 22 of Thursday night’s Sin City Showdown at the Dirt Track at Las Vegas Motor Speedway and never looked back, going on to claim the victory in the co-sanctioned season-opener for the USAC West Coast Sprint …

USAC: Rain Washes Out Final Two Days of Winter Challenge; Darland Crowned Champ

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TUCSON, Ariz. — official series release — Dave Darland is the 2015 USAC Winter Challenge Champion following the cancellations of Friday and Saturday’s races at USA Raceway in Tucson, Ariz. because of rain. Darland coupled a pair of second-place finishes and a third in last week’s trio of USAC West Coast/Southwest Sprint Car “special events” at Peoria, Ariz. to gain a 10-point margin …

USAC Sprints: Bernal Tops Western World Sprint Car Opener in Peoria

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PEORIA, Ariz. — official release — TWC/Canyon Speedway Park photo — Hollister, California’s Ryan Bernal kicked off his pursuit of top honors during the 47th Annual Sands Chevrolet Western World Championships by besting Thursday night’s 37-car USAC Southwest vs. USAC West Coast Sprint Car field at Canyon Speedway Park. Bernal outdueled pole starter Gary Taylor for the point in the early …

USAC Southwest: R.J. Johnson Scores at Queen Creek

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QUEEN CREEK, Ariz. — official release — R.J. Johnson won Saturday night’s USAC Southwest Sprint Car Series feature at Arizona Speedway. Johnson took the lead from Charles Davis Jr. on lap 13 and led the remainder of the 30-lap feature. Aaron Ruetzel came home second with Josh Pelkey, Mike Martin and Matt Rossi rounding out the top five.

USAC Southwest: Michael Bonneau Claims Freedom Tour Finale at Dodge City

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DODGE CITY, Kan. – He didn’t even know he had won when he pulled to a stop on the front straightaway. All that he knew was that he was among the top four. Not until a crew member told him two or three times did Michael Bonneau realize that he had just won the USAC Southwest Sprint Car Series Second …

USAC Southwest: Mike Martin Breaks Through with Freedom Tour Win in Wichita

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WICHITA, Kan. – official release — TWC photo — It had been much too long for his taste. Mike Martin finally broke back into victory lane by wiring the field in Friday night’s 30-lap USAC Southwest Sprint Car Series “Freedom Tour” main event atop the three-eighths-mile 81 Speedway. It wasn’t all that easy though, as Martin had to fight for …

USAC Southwest: Brady Bacon Nets Hometown Victory in Oklahoma

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SAPULPA, Okla. — official release — TWC photo — Brady Bacon doesn’t get the opportunity to race in front of his hometown fans and family very often. The Broken Arrow, Okla., native currently embroiled in the USAC National championship race took full advantage of a break in the schedule to pick up a win in round two of the USAC …