He retired in the early 70s to help run the family demolition and construction business. After several years away, Manafort returned to racing in s with Legends Cars, his success reaching a pinnacle with the National Championship. With his wife they own Black Watch Farm www. A member of the Ed Flemke-led Eastern Bandits and later a URC Rookie of the Year, Zimmerman, who spent almost four decades as a commercial airline pilot, was lured back into the driver's seat by Matczak.
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. Any questions, comments or if you have information we may not have listed, please contact us via email. National Series. Western Series.
The Northeastern Midget Association is the oldest pavement midget racing club in the Nation. Midgets are typically four cylinder, pure bred open wheel racecars. They do not use starters, flywheels or clutches.
The lap race Schrader will compete in is being held in memory of Dave Steele, a longtime Midget racer who was killed in a wreck back in March of at the age of Whole lot of reasons to be here. The issues with many asphalt short tracks across the country, Schrader says, come down to tracks properly promoting and marketing the on-track product they have. Ken Schrader will try to get back into Victory Lane in a one-off appearance with the Seymour family at Seekonk Speedway. Paul Lambert is an aspiring collegiate journalist.