Richard Frank Vogler July 26, — July 21, was a champion sprint car and midget car driver. He was nicknamed "Rapid Rich". He won the midget car track championships at the Indianapolis Speedrome in and
His aggressive driving style and knack for publicity helped popularize stock-car racing in the United States. As a child, Gordon raced BMX bicycles before being given a quarter-midget race car. He won the national quarter-midget championship at age eight and again two years later.
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All-time records. Midget Racing All-time records Listed below are the midget driving champions from all race associations current and past. Below the champions are race winners from events which have been run for at least five years, with various organizations.
Thursday night was a good nightqualifying 7th, 3rd in the heat and 4th in the A Main. Friday pretty much ruined any chance of winning Saturday. The motor began to fail in qualifying resulting in a 33rd qualifying time.
Ryan Newman, a native of South Bend, Ind. ByNewman had 11 top finishes in 13 races for a third-place finish in the Silver Crown standings. He ended the season with three straight Midget wins.
The Chip Ganassi Racing driver is still racing this week, albeit on dirt. Wednesday night Larson swept two dirt feature races he competed in at Placerville Speedway in Northern California. Up next ar pvillespeedway is the lap NARC feature. Couple winners here pic.
Only having to compete in the final round of the driver, nine-round sequence of two-lap shootouts, Seavey defeated No. Seavey will seek his first Chili Bowl victory later tonight and was enthusiastic after climbing from his No. Bell will join Seavey on the front row, defeating Larson in the semifinal round before losing to Seavey in the final. Larson completed a triumvirate of KKM entries by locking down the third spot on the grid.