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AUSTIN PROCK TAKES 2014 STARS NATIONAL MIDGET TITLE

October 1, 2014

Austin Prock’s championship season in the D’Arcy GMC STARS National Midgets did not actually begin with this season’s opening race. The proverbial ball got rolling in the latter half of his 2013 campaign when he closed the STARS season by winning three out of the final four races. Coming into the 2014 season, Prock knew he had the car and the team to win the title, but had to show more consistency and finish races more often. [...]

34th ANNUAL BOB LOCKARD MEMORIAL ON TAP FOR STARS MIDGETS

August 28, 2014

Saturday night, August 30th, the Grundy County Speedway will host the 34th Annual “Bob Lockard Memorial” featuring the D’Arcy GMC STARS National Midgets. The race honors the memory of Lockard, the legendary car owner from Joliet, Illinois whose midgets competed and won several events in UARA, WOOM, and USAC. [...]

USAC & STARS Team Up for National Midget Event at Grundy County

August 6, 2014

The Honda USAC Pavement Midget Series, in conjunction with the D’Arcy GMC STARS National Midgets, comes to Grundy County Speedway on Saturday, August 9th. Danville, Indiana’s Kyle Hamilton has won the previous two USAC National Midget Series races at Grundy County in 2012 and 2013. This race is one that Hamilton greatly anticipates each year and he feels that bagging another victory would reinforce his standing as the mayor of USAC midget racing at the 1/3-mile, semi-banked, paved oval in Morris, Illinois. [...]

Nick Baran Outduels Prock for 1st STARS Win at Grundy County

August 4, 2014

On the day that Luke Baran was born, his father, Nick, made a promise to his son that he was going to bring home a trophy to put in his nursery. The victory did not happen and, in fact, the team’s future was initially thought to be in peril after Nick lost his second engine of the season. [...]

Meet STARS Driver Austin Prock

June 26, 2014

In the early 1990s, a young, Michigan-born driver who came from a drag racing family was making a name for himself in midget racing. [...]
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