The Setup 80: Balloon Racing At Indy - World of Outlaws on Primetime, NDRL Engin
June 3, 2014•45 min
Description: Jimmy Owens is flying with to Lucas Oil Late Model Dirt Series wins this weekend, Dale Blaney and Donny Schatz both pick up World of Outlaw STP Sprint Car series wins and Johnny Clark, Daniel Hemric and Ben Rhodes all get short track pavement wins. Mike was at the Ben Rhodes NASCAR K&N Series race at Bowman Gray Stadium so he talks a little about that. This week in motorsports history is responsible for out headline and which is the very first race at Indianaplois which was a gas filled balloon race. In News stories we talk about WoO coming on CBS Sports in June, the NDRL Engine Builder of the year award and NASCAR making some changes to the format of the Camping World Truck Series race at Eldora Speedway.
Episode Duration: 00:45:25
Hosts: Justin Voss, Mike Sigmon and Preston
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First race ever held at Indianapolis Motor Speedway. It was a balloon race on June 5th, 1909
World of Outlaws STP Sprint Car Series begins a four-week run on CBS Sport