AUDIO: Coons Leads the Way in Tuesday Little 500 Practice at Anderson

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ANDERSON, Ind. — Audio and story by Race Chaser Online Managing Editor Jacob Seelman — Chris Seelman photo — Former USAC Triple Crown champion Jerry Coons Jr. took the Gene Nolen-owned No. 3 to the top of the practice charts on Tuesday at Anderson Speedway, leading the way in a three-hour open session that allowed 32 teams a first look …

MIDWEST: Gerster Files First Official Entry for 2016 Pay Less Little 500 at Anderson

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ANDERSON, Ind. — official track release — Anderson Speedway photo — Brian Gerster has filed the first official entry for the 68th Annual Pay Less Little 500 presented by UAW-GM on Saturday, May 28 at Anderson Speedway. Gerster, of Fishers, Ind., will pilot the Davis-Gerster Racing No. 27 in the prestigious event. He finished third in 2012, marking the best result in his seven …

MIDWEST: Hoffman Auto Racing Returns to Little 500 in 2016; Signs Kody Swanson to Drive

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LOVELAND, Ohio — official team release — HAR photo — Hoffman Auto Racing, one of the most successful teams in USAC history, announced Wednesday they will attempt to capture Little 500 glory this year with Kody Swanson. “I have always wanted to win this race and when the opportunity presented itself to have Kody Swanson in the car, we decided to give …

USSA: Mel Kenyon Midget Series Slate Set for 2016; New Sanction for Anderson’s Little 500

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LEBANON, Ind. – official series release — The first battle for the championship in the USSA Mel Kenyon Midget Series will take place at Anderson Speedway on April 2, 2016. Anderson will be joined on the USSA 2016 Racing Schedule by the Lincoln Tech Indianapolis Speedrome, Columbus Motor Speedway, Sportsdrome Speedway and US 24 Speedway. The season consists of 19 races between …

AUDIO/FEATURE: Back in the Saddle; Tyler Roahrig Thankful for Racing Return, Ready for Little 500 Debut

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ANDERSON, Ind. – Audio, story and photos by Race Chaser Online Managing Editor Jacob Seelman – 13 months ago, Tyler Roahrig was pulled from a demolished Super Late Model by two concerned colleagues, all the while asking those around him whether he would ever be able to race again. Now, the 24-year-old hotshoe couldn’t be more thankful to have the …

SPRINT CARS: Pierce Paces Wednesday Little 500 Practice Session at Anderson

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ANDERSON, Ind. — Report by Race Chaser Online Managing Editor Jacob Seelman — Chris Seelman photo — Daleville, Ind. native Aaron Pierce got his quest for a first-career victory in the nation’s toughest sprint car race off to a banner start, as he paced Wednesday’s three hour practice session at Anderson Speedway ahead of the 67th annual Pay Less Little 500. …

Month of May: There’s More Than (the 500) in Indiana

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The following story is part of Race Chaser Online’s special ‘Month of May’ series both building up to Memorial Day weekend’s runnings of the Monaco Grand Prix, Indianapolis 500 and Coca-Cola 600 and paying tribute to several special dates during the month along the way. INDIANAPOLIS — Story by Race Chaser Online Midwest Correspondent Aaron Bearden — Anderson Speedway photo …

MSR: Four Stops at Anderson Speedway For Must See Racing in 2015

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HOLLY, Mich. — official series release — Chris Seelman photo — Must See Racing teams and drivers will challenge the quarter-mile high banks of Anderson Speedway four times in 2015, each with distinctly different and exciting formats. Pay Less Little 500 week kicks off on Wednesday, May 20 at Anderson Speedway, featuring the Must See Racing winged sprinters in the …

MSRXSS: Bryan Clauson Nets Pole for 66th Pay Less Little 500

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ANDERSON, Ind.– official release — Al Steinberg photo — Although two members of the front row have only one combined start for the 66th running of the Pay Less Little 500, they are multi-time winners in open wheel competition. Bryan Clauson, already promised a ride in the 2015 Indianapolis 500, recorded his first pole position for the Pay Less Little …