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The POWRi Countdown Begins in Florida

Belleville, IL – The official countdown has begun as the POWRi Lucas Oil National Midget League prepares to head to Florida in less than three weeks for the Inaugural Toyota Sunshine State Midget Challenge at Bubba Raceway Park in Ocala, Florida. Set for Friday, February 9th and Saturday, February 10th, the Inaugural Toyota Sunshine State Midget Challenge will headline sanctioned national dirt midget racing in Florida for the first time in over a decade. Thursday, February 8th is slated to be the practice night, prefacing the double-header weekend. Hot off…

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McDougal Wins Three As Bell Takes The Finale of the 33rd Lucas Oil Tulsa Shootout

1/1/2018 (Image Credit: TeeJay Crawford) Bryan Hulbert – TULSA, Okla. (December 31, 2017) Winning one Golden Driller at the Lucas Oil Tulsa Shootout is an accomplishment. To win three in one night in nearly unheard of, but don’t tell that to Jason McDougal who captured his first before going on to win two more on Sunday night with wins in Stock Non-Wing, A-Class, and Outlaw Non-Wing, making the Broken Arrow driver the first to do so in Micro competition. Contending for a fourth victory in the weekend’s final 55-lap Outlaw…

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Clauson-Marshall Racing & NOS® Energy Drink Bring All-Star Lineup to 2018 Chili Bowl Nationals

FISHERS, IND. (December 22, 2017) – Clauson-Marshall Racing will field a team of eight cars in the 2018 Chili Bowl Nationals. The all-star lineup of drivers from both non-wing and winged dirt track racing backgrounds, will be sponsored by NOS Energy Drink. “NOS Energy Drink is very revved up to head into the 2018 Chili Bowl Nationals with the Clauson-Marshall Racing team,” said Lauren Albano, Marketing Director for NOS Energy. “The Chili Bowl Nationals are nationally known as the “Super Bowl of midget racing” and attract some of the very…

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Shane Stewart Teams Up With D&E Supply For 2018 Chili Bowl Nationals

DECEMBER 4, 2017 (AVON, IN) – After a couple of weeks of action in New Zealand, Oklahoma’s Shane Stewart will return to the states and join forces with D&E Supply to compete in the crown jewel of midget events, the Lucas Oil Chili Bowl Nationals presented by General Tire. D&E Supply is a Tulsa, Okla. based drywall supplier, owned by David Stephenson and Ernie Cothern. The duo will field two cars for the 2018 Lucas Oil Chili Bowl Nationals presented by General Tire with Stephenson and Stewart as teammates. “D&E…

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Pickens Tabbed to Pilot Swindell Motorsports No. 39 at Chili Bowl Nationals

Inside Line Promotions – GERMANTOWN, Tenn. (Nov. 30, 2017) – Several of the most well-known entities in midget racing are teaming up for the 2018 Chili Bowl Nationals. Swindell Motorsports is putting seven-time New Zealand midget champion Michael Pickens in the No. 39 with support from Tim Bertrand of Bertrand Motorsports during the event, which runs Jan. 9-13 inside the River Spirit Expo Center in Tulsa, Okla. “I wasn’t going to run the Chili Bowl this year as we have a lot going on in New Zealand this summer, but…

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Johnny Herrera Racing Completes Chili Bowl Team With Harli White and CatSpot

Inside Line Promotions – BROKEN ARROW, Okla. (Nov. 30, 2017) – Johnny Herrera Racing has filled the final opening on its Chili Bowl Nationals roster. The team is excited to announce that CatSpot will be the primary sponsor of a midget driven by Harli White, who recently became only the third female to complete a full season on the Lucas Oil ASCS National Tour. The Chili Bowl is Jan. 9-13 and will be held inside the River Spirit Expo Center in Tulsa, Okla. “We’re thrilled to team up with Tommy…

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Clauson-Marshall Racing to partner with the Tony Elliott Foundation for 2018 Chili Bowl

INDIANAPOLIS, Ind. (November 14, 2017) Clauson-Marshall Racing and the Tony Elliott Foundation will partner for a 2018 co-branded entry for the 2018 Lucas Oil Chili Bowl Nationals presented by General Tire, happening January 8 through January 13, 2018, in Tulsa, Okla. “The Tony Elliott Foundation is excited to partner with Clauson-Marshall Racing for the 2018 Chili Bowl. For the third year, we will be assisting a driver and keeping Tony’s legacy alive for one of his favorite events of the year” commented Cindy Elliott, Tony’s wife. “We can’t think of…

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32nd Lucas Oil Chili Bowl Nationals Nearing 150 Entries

TULSA, Okla. (December 1, 2017) With under 40 days until the green flag drops on the Lucas Oil Chili Bowl Nationals presented by General Tire, the first wave of entries has been revealed with 148 received so far for the 32nd edition of the “Mecca of Micros”, happening January 9-13, 2018 at the Tulsa Expo Raceway, located inside the River Spirit Expo Center. While some of the listed entries are still in search of drivers, eight of those will be revealed at the coming Performance Racing Industries Tradeshow in Indianapolis,…

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Alex Bright and Billy Pauch Jr. Team Up For Chili Bowl Nationals

Mandee Pauch Relations – November 14, 2017 – Two of the most prolific young guns from the northeast will be joining forces for the 32nd Lucas Oil Chili Bowl Nationals Jan. 9-13th in Tulsa, Oklahoma. The two wheelmen, who regularly battle each other on a weekly basis, will be teaming together to tackle the most prestigious event in midget racing. The driver out of Collegeville, PA, Alex Bright, will once again be heading west to compete but this time with a teammate, the versatile driver out of Milford, N.J., Billy…

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Johnny Herrera Racing Offering Top-Notch Ride for Chili Bowl

Inside Line Promotions – BROKEN ARROW, Okla. (Nov. 9, 2017) – Johnny Herrera has one remaining ride open for the 2018 Chili Bowl Midget Nationals. The midget is a 2016 Spike with a new Esslinger engine. The car is all titanium with a carbon body and was driven by Ryan Bernal in the 2017 Chili Bowl. “This is a top-notch midget,” Herrera said. “Everything is in great shape and it will give anyone an opportunity to be a contender at the Chili Bowl.” Serious inquires can message Herrera on Twitter…

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