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MID AMERICA SPEEDWAY RACE TO OPEN USAC SOUTHWEST “FREEDOM TOUR”

PEORIA, AZ – JANUARY 14, 2013… Series Director Kevin Montgomery has announced an addition to the 2013 USAC Southwest Sprint Car Schedule. On August 21st, the traditional sprints will compete at Mid America Speedway in South Coffeyville, Oklahoma. The non-point $2,500-to-win main event will open the four-race “Freedom Tour” joining dates at Wichita and Dodge City, Kansas. Promoted by Kenny Gariss, the 3/10-mile facility is located two miles south of the Oklahoma and Kansas state line on Highway 169. Regularly [...]

WINTER CHALLENGE OPENS 2013 USAC SOUTHWEST SPRINT CAR SEASON

Lance Jennings, PEORIA, AZ – JANUARY 11, 2013… In just two weeks, the 2013 season for the USAC Southwest Sprint Car Series will open at Peoria’s Canyon Speedway Park. Starting on January 25th, the “2nd Annual Winter Challenge” will feature six races in nine days that will draw many talented drivers from across the country. Promoted by Kevin Montgomery, the 1/3-mile facility is offering more than $100,000 in total purses for the non-point “Arizona Speed Week” with IMCA Modifieds. The co-sanctioned [...]

2013 USAC SOUTHWEST SPRINT CAR PREVIEW & SCHEDULE

PEORIA, AZ – JANUARY 4, 2013… The newly formed USAC Southwest Sprint Car Series is preparing for action and Series Promoter Kevin Montgomery has announced the 2013 schedule. The traditional sprint cars will showcase thirty-four events, starting with the “Winter Challenge” and closing with the $7,500-to-win “Western World Championships” at Canyon Speedway Park. In addition, the Arizona based group will travel to Nevada, Texas, New Mexico, Kansas, and California to settle the championship. 2013 is shaping up to be a [...]

USAC Joins Forces with Arizona Traditional Sprint Cars

Kevin Montgomery PEORIA, Ariz. (December 6th, 2012) – On the heels of a historical 2012, one of the oldest and strongest traditional Sprint Car groups in the southwest joins forces with the most notable open wheel sanctions in America to bring race fans an ensemble of traditional Sprint Car action. After Charles Davis Jr. capped off a 2012 season and a top five finish at this years Western World Championships, he managed to find a moment to reflect on the [...]