Sprint car racing
Sprint cars are high-powered race cars designed primarily for the purpose of running on short oval or circular dirt or paved tracks. Sprint car racing is popular in the United States, Canada, Australi...
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World of Outlaws
The World of Outlaws (often abbreviated WoO) is an American motorsports sanctioning body. The body sanctions two major national touring series. It is best known for sanctioning a national tour of spri...
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Arthur Chevrolet
Arthur Chevrolet, (April 25, 1884 – April 16, 1946) was a Swiss American racecar driver and automobile manufacturer.
Born in La Chaux-de-Fonds, Neuchatel, Switzerland, Arthur was the middle ...
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Shorty Templeman
Clark Thomas "Shorty" Templeman (August 12, 1919 Pueblo, Colorado – August 24, 1962 Marion, Ohio) was an American racecar driver.
He drove in the AAA and USAC Championship Car series, racing...
Steve Kinser
Steve Kinser (born June 2, 1954, Bloomington, Indiana), is a professional sprint car racer. He has won 20 championships in the World of Outlaws (WoO) series, and currently drives the #11 Bass Pro Sho...
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Louis Meyer
Louis Meyer (July 21, 1904 – October 7, 1995) was an American Hall of Fame race car driver who was a three-time winner of the Indianapolis 500.
He was born in lower Manhattan, New York on July 21,...
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Roger Rager
Roger Rager (born September 3, 1948 in Lincoln, Nebraska), is a former driver in the USAC and CART Championship Car series.Rager wasn't quite five years old when he ran a "space ship" go-kart around t...
Mini sprint
A mini sprint is an American type of open-wheel racing vehicle. Mini sprint cars resemble the shape of a full-size sprint car and the size of a midget car. Although often used liberally to describe s...
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Elmer George
Elmer George (July 15, 1928 – May 31, 1976) was an American race car driver.Born in Hockerville, Oklahoma, George died in Terre Haute, Indiana. He drove in the AAA and USAC Championship Car series, r...
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Pete DePaolo
Pete DePaolo (April 15, 1898 – November 26, 1980) was the American race car driver who won the 1925 Indianapolis 500.
He was born on April 15, 1898 in Roseland, New Jersey.Pete saw his first race ...
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Ernie Triplett
Ernie Triplett (1906 Barry, Illinois – 5 March 1934 El Centro, California) was an American racecar driver. He was killed from injuries sustained in a dirt-car accident. His Wife, Lil remarried t...
Fred Duesenberg
Frederick Samuel Duesenberg (December 6, 1876 – July 26, 1932) was a German-born American automobile pioneer designer, manufacturer and sportsman.
Fred Duesenberg was born in Lippe, Germany ...
Joie Chitwood
George Rice "Joie" Chitwood (April 14, 1912 – January 3, 1988) was an American racecar driver and businessman. He is best known as a daredevil in the Joie Chitwood Thrill Show.Born in Denison, Texas o...
Ron Shuman
Ron Shuman (born September 15, 1952) is an American sprint car race driver from Tempe, Arizona.Shuman won the Turkey Night Grand Prix, a major event in the midget cars series, on four consecutive occa...
Bob Sweikert
Robert Charles 'Bob' Sweikert (May 20, 1926 – June 17, 1956) was an American racing driver, best known as the winner of the 1955 Indianapolis 500 and the 1955 National Championship, as well as t...
Wilbur Shaw
Warren Wilbur Shaw (October 31, 1902 - October 30, 1954) was an American racing driver. He was president of the Indianapolis Motor Speedway from 1945 until his death in 1954. Shaw was the automotive t...
National Sprint Car Hall of Fame & Museum
93°06′36″W / 41.328°N 93.110°W / 41.328; -93.110The National Sprint Car Hall of Fame & Museum is a Hall of Fame and museum for sprint car drivers, owners, mechanics, build...
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Kristina Wagner
Kristina Wagner (born Kristina Kay Crump on October 30, 1963) is an American actress best known for her role as Felicia Jones on the ABC soap opera General Hospital. She is sometimes credited by the n...
Eddie Sachs
Edward Julius Sachs, Jr, (May 28, 1927 – May 30, 1964) was a United States Auto Club driver who was known as the "Clown Prince of Auto Racing." He coined the phrase "If you can't win, be spectacular."...
Billy Winn
Billy Winn (1905 Kansas City, Kansas – 20 August 1938 Springfield, Illinois) was an American racecar driver. Primarily a sprint car driver, Winn competed in four Indianapolis 500 races (1931, 19...
Sam Hanks
Sam Hanks (July 13, 1914 – June 27, 1994) was an American racecar driver who won the 1957 Indianapolis 500. He was a barnstormer, and raced midget and Championship cars.
He won his first ch...
Don Edmunds
Don Edmunds (September 23, 1930 Santa Ana, California) was an American racecar driver and car builder.
He changed the nose on his first Kurtis midget car from Kurtis' design to his own. Indy car b...
Rex Mays
Rex Houston Mays, Jr. (March 10, 1913 – November 6, 1949) is a former AAA Championship Car race driver from Riverside, California. He was a two-time AAA champion and won 8 points-scorin...
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Jack Hewitt
Jack Hewitt (born July 8, 1951, Troy, Ohio), is a former driver and two-time champion in the USAC Silver Crown Series.
He raced in the 1998 Indianapolis 500, placing 12th. After his venture into I...
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World Series Sprintcars
World Series Sprintcars is a Dirt track racing series held in Australia for Sprintcars. It is the richest and best known Speedway series in Australia.
The series was conceived by Adelaide based se...
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Johnny Thomson
Johnny Thomson (April 9, 1922 in Lowell, Massachusetts – September 24, 1960 in Allentown, Pennsylvania) was an American racecar driver. Thomson was nicknamed "the Flying Scot."
Thomson won the 194...
Roger McCluskey
Roger McCluskey (August 24, 1930 – August 29, 1993) was an American race car driver. He was from Tucson, Arizona.He won championship titles in three divisions of USAC -Sprints, Stocks, and Champ Cars....
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Jim Hurtubise
James "Jim" Hurtubise (December 5, 1932 – January 6, 1989) was an American race car driver who raced in USAC Champ Cars (including the Indianapolis 500), as well as sprint cars and stock cars (USAC an...
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