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 WILSON WINS FASTKIDS WINTER HEAT

 Charlotte County Speedway Hangover Enduro Results

 Eve of Destruction Results - Charlotte County Speedway

 USA Sprints 2004 Southern Thunder Tour Champion Andy Kelly

 Southern Sportsman Results at DeSoto Speedway

 Mike Hovis wins Brian Davidson Memorial 150 at Charlotte County Speedway

 Todd Anglani wins LLM at Hialeah Season Finale

 East Bay Features “POWDER-PUFF” Racing Return On A Cool December Night

 Dawayne Bryan wins AACS at Desoto Super Speedway

 Billy Mowery wins Corteco Gulfcoast Modified Race at Charlotte County

 East Bay Gets Visit from Craftsman Truck Rookie of the Year David Reutimann

 Auburndale Ends 2004 Season with a Busy Night

 Styer wins on final lap of LLM at Hialeah

 Martin Pierce tops LLM 100 Lapper at Desoto

 Roger Smathers tops 55 Car Enduro at New Smyrna

 Dwayne Dempsey Wins a Pair in Winter Spectacular III

 Snowball Derby Postponed until next Saturday

 Fontaine wins AACS at Desoto Super Speedway

 Three Wide Highlights CRASH-A-RAMA at SpeedWorld

 Rick Sirmans Wins 100 Lap Feature at New Smyrna

 Wayne Jefferson Big Winner at Desoto Super Speedway

 Spencer Taylor tops FASTKIDS at Auburndale

 Robbie McAuliffe wins 75 Lapper at Sunshine's Final Night

 Jeff Choquette tops 35 car field to win 39th Annual Governor's Cup

 Richie Henry takes 50 lap LLM Feature at Hialeah

 Jeff Choquette Wins Governor's Cup, Rick Sirmans takes FMSC 100

 Six Classes Crown Six 2004 Champions At East Bay Raceway Park

 Pamela Weaver big winner at Auburndale

 Ron Campbell tops 25 lap OWM at Sunshine

 Eric Black returns to Victory Lane at New Smyrna Speedway

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IT'S TIME TO RACE!!
December 15, 2004
USA Sprints 2004 Southern Thunder Tour Champion Andy Kelly
By RC Roper

Even at 5'6" tall that didn't keep # 11 Andy "Hammer Down" Kelly from standing tall above all the rest of the USA Sprints Stars and Cars as Kelly night in and night out ran in the top 5.

Along the way he also Won 3 Feature races.Kelly was rapidly garnering points each and every weekend to take the 2004 USA Sprints Championship with a very impressive string of top finishes,heat race Wins and an excellently prepared race car by Jeff "Super Tech" Gambrell.

Kelly driving for Staggs Tire Service,Big Tree Nursery,Sensinich Propeller, Maxim Kelly rebounded from what he called a very dissapointing 2003 season to easily out-distance the competition in Wins and Points.

"Thunderfoot" Bob Schaeffer from New Castle Colorodo was runner up with a very consistant effort in the Dan Barth owned # 22 J & J Sprinter and 2 Feature Wins.RC Roper "The Racin Cowboy" brought home 3rd place with 1 feature Win.

The 2004 USA Sprints Rookie of the Year Mikey "The Kid" Davis from Plant City was outstanding.Mikey drove very smart and stayed out of trouble all year to finish most all of the races he entered.He was challenged by Scott "Rock & Roll" Rocchio from Boyten

Beach who also showed great promise towards the tail of the season.David "Skeeter" Kelly who also won once came back strong for a great 4th place tally after a slow start."Tiny" Tim George who won 1 race from Venice won the 2004 Winternationals and drove to a nice 5th place points finish.

The USA Sprints competed at 8 different Race Tracks in 2004 with 16 Races and 12 different Winners.There were several Match races which were a huge success. This was a very competitive season but by no means was this a surprise. The last 3 years have yielded 44 total points races with 33 different Winners. Now that's competition. This is a result of creating an even playing field and a "Fun" atmosphere where most everyone are friends and tough competitors alike.USA Sprints beleive this is a very Key factor along with a cost saving set of simple rules that are strictly enforced.

There are approximatley 25 events planned at 8-10 Florida Area Race Tracks as well as a couple Non Points USA Races this year which will be out of State. In addition a North /South "Challenge 2" Series is in the works for the Summer of 2005 with the Cajun Sprinters and Florida Sprintcar Association up in the North Florida as well. USA Sprints are expected to run 6 to 10 pavement shows in 2005 .There is also another exciting new Florida Race Track opening in 2005 and the USA Sprints will be there.Stay Tuned as the 2005 schedule will be finalized by year end as the details are now being worked out.

The USA Sprints are excited about their bright future as the organization continues to grow and expand in 2005. The USA Sprints are a Nationally recognized All-Star Series that has a $40,000 contingency program with National, Local, and Regional Sponsors. Each Race, certificates,cash and or products are given away to the top 12 Drivers and even Crew Members for various finishing positions throughout the field and as well as the year end Awards that are held in mid December. Again congratulations to 2004 USA Sprints Champion Andy Kelly. Look for Andy and all The USA Sprints Stars coming to a Track near You or visit www.usasprints.com for the latest news and updates.

2004 Sticks Pest Control Special Awards:
Thunder Mountain Wings Champion- Andy Kelly # 11
Ringers Gloves Top Rookie Driver-Mikey Davis # 3b
Ultrashield Race Products Sportsman of the Year- Sean Namor # 10n
QA1 Shocks Most Improved Driver-Scott Rocchio # 16
KSE Hard Charger Driver- RC Roper # 92
Colley Racing Equipment Mechanic Of The Year- Jeff Gambrell # 11
High Performance Coatings Most Popular Driver- Bob Schaeffer # 22
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Pit Stop
 FMCRA Race School Graduates ready for 2005 Mini Cup season Opener

 Schedule for January 8th at New Smyrna Speedway

 New Smyrna Speedway returns to racing action Jan. 8 with Riverfest 300

 Reminder for all Sunbelt - Super Late Model Drivers about SpeedFest

 Entries Are Coming In for USA International Speedway's 2005 SpeedFest

 Happy New Year from New Smyrna Speedway and Team FASCAR

 Pro Trucks and Quick Kids added to River Fest 300 at New Smyrna Speedway January 8th

 Team Cheetah Racing has Great 2004 Season

 CCS TO RACE SUNDAYS IN JANUARY; SPEEDWAY PREPARES FOR NEW YEARS RACING

 Rick Bristol announces sale of his race team to driver R.J. Arnone

 Big Improvements being made at Orlando SpeedWorld, Entries pouring in for 2005 Winternationals

 Charlotte County Speedway Announces December 31 and January 2005 Events Schedule

 Volusia Speedway Park Announces 2005 Race Week Schedule

 USA will host 2005 Speedfest January 27, 28, and 29

 USA Sprints 2004 Southern Thunder Tour Champion Andy Kelly

 Greg Kielma Turns Over Driver Duties To Joey Barnes

 Florida Mini Cup and Santa Clause bring holiday cheer to Shriner's Hospital

 USA Sprints Return to Charlotte County Speedway

 Last Race Night Buffet a Success

 New Smyrna Speedway Ends 2004 with Full Program

 Citrus Closes 2004 with 2 Day Winter Spectacular

 Final 2004 Race Set for Saturday Afternoon at Orlando SpeedWorld

 East Bay Raceway Park Gears up for 2004 Finale and 2005 Winter Nationals

 Drivers have FINAL Chance to Practice at SpeedWorld this Wednesday

 Final Race Night Buffet will honor area track and series champions

 Bobby Orr returns to New Smyrna Speedway

 SPEEDWAY TO SPONSOR NOISE FOR TOYS NOV. 27 AT TOYS-R-US

 Greenwood Chevolet to Sponsor first ever FASCAR Pro Truck race this Saturday at Columbia

 CHARLOTTE COUNTY SPEEDWAY REOPENS WITH DAVIDSON MEMORIAL

 FASCAR Pro Trucks debut this Saturday at Columbia Motorsports Park


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