POWRi: Thomas Claims Meents Memorial; Hagen Clinches 2015 National Midget Title

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BELLEVILLE, Ill. – official series release — POWRi photo — Tyler Thomas claimed the 11th annual Charlene Meents Memorial at Belle-Clair Speedway after a hard fought battle with Zach Daum on Friday night, scoring his sixth career POWRi Lucas Oil National Midget Series victory. Meanwhile, Darren Hagen’s podium finish sealed the series championship. Earning his first-career pole, and in a brand …

USAC: Bell Makes It Back-To-Back Bloomington Midget Week Wins

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Bloomington, Ind. — official series release — USAC photo — Christopher Bell duplicated his Bloomington Speedway “Indiana Midget Week” win from 2014 on Friday night, as the Norman, Oklahoma knocked off his first Honda National Midget victory of the season. The 2013 National Midget champion flipped in Wednesday night’s IMW opener before rebounding to second on Thursday night, but he …

MIDWEST: Saturday Night’s Alright For Faccinto

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TULSA, Okla. – official series release – Mike Spivey photo – The 30th Speedway Motors Tulsa Shootout closed out with a bang as Michael Faccinto raced to his second Shootout victory in three years on Saturday. Evening his win total in the Outlaw divisions, the 2013 Non-Wing Champion gave chase at the start as four-time Tulsa Shootout winner Jerrod Wilson …

POWRi: Tyler Thomas Readies For Battle at the Center

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DUQUOIN, Ill. — official series release — POWRi photo — Tyler Thomas will race on the one-sixth Mini-Magic Mile at the Southern Illinois Center for the fourth time Saturday in the fifth annual Great Clips Battle at the Center presented by K&N Filters, a non-points event organized by the POWRi Lucas Oil National Midget Series. The 18-year-old from Collinsville, Okla., …