Granite City, IL……..The 6th “Gold Crown Midget Nationals” has fallen to the elements as continuing rain, wet grounds and predicted low temperatures in the St. Louis area have conspired to force cancellation of the remaining two nights of the Honda USAC National Midget race weekend at Tri-City Speedway. The Honda USAC National Midget series resumes November 20-21-22 at Canyon Speedway Park in Peoria, Ariz.… Read More
RAINS FORCE “GOLD CROWN” NIGHT 1 CANCELLATION
Persistent rains in the St. Louis area have conspired to force cancellation of Thursday night’s opening round of the 2014 “Gold Crown Midget Nationals” at Tri-City Speedway in Granite City, Ill.
The 6th Annual event will resume Friday night with a complete program of racing on the 3/8-mile dirt oval. Saturday night’s finale will culminate with a 50-lap feature offering $10,000-to-win.
Pits gates will open at noon on Friday & Saturday
National Weather Service data indicates that the weather system is expected to leave the area later tonight and the forecast is optimistic for racing… Read More
Live Pay-Per-View broadcast of the all 2 nights of the Gold Crown Midget Nationals will be available on The Cushion (thecushion.com). Our Live broadcasts include the full night of racing – from Hot Laps thru to Victory Lane interviews each night.
Launched in 2013, TheCushion.com strives to become Open Wheel racing’s destination website for On-Demand Video, and Live Pay-Per-View race broadcasts. In 2014, the website will produce over 30 live broadcasts, and our Video-On-Demand library will grow to over 400 race videos.
Gold Crown PPV Pricing:
Oct 3: $24.99 (USAC Midgets and MOWA Sprints)
Oct 4: $27.99 (USAC Midgets and MOWA Sprints)