On July 27th the Sun Prairie firemen announced that they were canceling the remainder of the season due to low spectator attendance and poor weather. Before the start of the season the Sun Prairie firemen took Tiegs to court for violations of the promotional contract. The Badger drivers found tough competition in the A. The track has welcomed various sprint car, and legend car groups to share special events but Angell Park has never relied on a permanent support division to bolster attendance. The Kater Special was also one of the first midgets in the country to be equipped with a full roll cage. Carl and Tudy were also among the first to supercharge midget engines, experiment with duel rear wheels and develop a workable torsion bar suspension. Jerry is survived by his wife of 49 years, Kathy, son, Sean, grandchildren, Madeleine and Ian; one sisters, two borthers and numerous nieces and nephews.
The track is nationally known for its midget car races , which began racing in Retrieved from " https: Races Across the Country Will be Showcas Scott Hatton who will be competing in the event won the last midget feature at the track on September 4, Want to integrate with MyRacePass?
The result of this work is a strong weekly program that regularly draws at least 30 cars and attendance that is able to support an attractive weekly purse. Bob qualified the Bell Truck Lines Special but was bumped from the field and served as first alternate. Improvements to the speedway started as far back as when the Angell Park race course was shortened from a one-half mile trotter track to a one-third mile semi-banked, clay racing oval. In late , under the promotion of Grover Horn, a cinder track designed for midget competition was constructed at the Wisconsin State Fair Grounds located in the Milwaukee suburb of West Allis. Improved Musso style lighting suitable for televised events were brought in prior to the season. The track has welcomed various sprint car, and legend car groups to share special events but Angell Park has never relied on a permanent support division to bolster attendance. Keith Thomas won three driving championships ,62,65 , Ron Erfurth one championship , and Billy Wood won two championships ,