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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Johnny White
Johnny White (January 18, 1932 – December 24, 1977), was an American racecar driver.Born in Warren, Michigan, White died in Indianapolis, Indiana. He drove in the USAC Championship Car series, racing...
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...
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...
Ira Vail
Ira Vail (22 November 1893 in Montreal, Canada – 21 April 1979 in Daytona Beach, Florida) was a Canadian-American racecar driver.
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...
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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Knoxville Nationals
The Knoxville Nationals is an annual sprint car event held at Knoxville Raceway in Knoxville, Iowa. An Associated Press writer called winning the event "sprint car racing’s premiere title". It is nick...
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Harry Hartz
Harry Hartz (24 December 1896 – 26 September 1974) was an American auto mechanic and race car driver.
Harry Hartz was born in Pomona, California, and grew up in the Los Angeles area. At age ...
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...
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...
Jud Larson
Clarence Walter (Jud) Larson (January 21, 1923 Grand Prairie, Texas – June 11, 1966 Reading, Pennsylvania) was an American racecar driver.Larson drove in the USAC Championship Car series, racing...
Mike Nazaruk
Mike Nazaruk (2 October 1921 Newark, New Jersey – 1 May 1955 Langhorne, Pennsylvania) was an American racecar driver. He raced midget cars, sprint cars, and IndyCars. He was nicknamed "Iron Mike...
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...
National Sprint Tour
The National Sprint Tour was a United States sprint car racing league. It formed in 2005 as a rival to the World of Outlaws. The series folded after one season. The series was started by Brownfield P...
Steve Butler
Steve Butler (born September 26, 1956, in Amarillo, Texas) won six national driving championships in USAC Sprint Car and Silver Crown open-wheel racing. Butler was highly regarded for his technical sk...
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Emil Andres
Emil Andres (July 22, 1911 Tinley Park, Illinois – July 20, 1999 South Holland, Illinois) was an American racecar driver active during the 1930s and 1940s.Andres was part of the midget car racing "Chi...
Robbie Stanley
Robert W. Stanley, born November 16, 1967 in Brownsburg, Indiana died May 26, 1994 in Winchester, Indiana was an American auto racing driver.After winning the All-Star Circuit of Champions championshi...
Open sportsman
NOS Sprints racing is a form of automobile racing found mainly in South West Victoria held on dirt track speedways of approximately one quarter-mile in length. NOS Sprints stands for National Open Spo...
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