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{{Race/Open
 
{{Race/Open
|Series=USAC National Midget Car Series
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|Series=USAC National Midget Car Series; USAC Western Midget Car Series
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|Winner=Jason Leffler
 
|Track=Eagle Raceway
 
|Track=Eagle Raceway
 
|Date=7/29/1997
 
|Date=7/29/1997
|Winner=Jason Leffler
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|Laps=40
 
|Distance=Scheduled Distance
 
|Distance=Scheduled Distance
 
}}
 
}}
{{Race/Result|1|||Jason Leffler}}
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{{Race/Result|1||71|Jason Leffler|||40|4|running}}
{{Race/Middle|RaceResultStatus=Incomplete}}
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{{Race/Result|2||97|Jay Drake||||35}}
{{Race/Close}}
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{{Race/Result|3||9|Tracy Hines||||0}}
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{{Race/Result|4||57|Jerry Coons, Jr.||||0}}
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{{Race/Result|5||75|Ricky Shelton||||0}}
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{{Race/Result|6||56|Shane Scully||||1}}
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{{Race/Result|7||0|Steve Paden||||0}}
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{{Race/Result|8||78|Dean Erfurth||||0}}
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{{Race/Result|9||5x|Keith Rauch||||0}}
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{{Race/Result|10||24|Robby Flock||||0}}
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{{Race/Result|11||45|Randy Roberts (CO)||||0}}
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{{Race/Result|12||33|Scott Hansen (CA)||||0}}
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{{Race/Result|13||2|Brian Gerster||||0}}
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{{Race/Result|14||7x|Tim McVay||||0}}
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{{Race/Result|15||17|Tony Elliott||||0}}
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{{Race/Result|16||77|Scott Hatton||||0}}
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{{Race/Result|17||31|Donnie Lehmann||||0}}
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{{Race/Result|18||49|Nick Lundgreen||||0}}
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{{Race/Result|19||12|Rick Hendrix||||0}}
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{{Race/Result|20||01|Greg Lueckert||||0}}
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{{Race/Result|21||69|Clay Klepper||||0}}
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{{Race/Result|22||62|Dave Strickland, Jr.||||0}}
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{{Race/Middle
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|RaceResultStatus=Complete
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|DNQ=Dennis Parker; Bill Jorgensen; Dave Darland; John Heydenreich; Todd Ribick; Steve Lewis; Jeff Sands; Wally Pankratz
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}}
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{{Race/Close
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|LineupMethod=Time Trials + Qualifying Heats
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|PoleSitter=Jay Drake
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|PoleSpeed=13.936
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|HeatWinners=Jay Drake; Jason Leffler; Ricky Shelton; Jerry Coons, Jr.
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|DashWinners=Jay Drake
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|ConsiWinners=Steve Paden
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|LeadChanges=2
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|Leaders=3
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|LC=Lap 1 Scully, Laps 2-36 Drake, Laps 37-40 Leffler
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}}

Latest revision as of 15:07, 12 September 2019

1997 Pepsi Mid-Summer Midget Classic USAC National Midget Car Series.jpgUSAC Western Midget Car Series.jpg
Held on July 29, 1997 at Eagle Raceway in Eagle, NE
40 L, 13.32 M, 21.44 KM - Scheduled Distance

RESULTS
Fin St # Driver Sponsor Make Laps Led Status Pts
1 71 Jason Leffler 40 4 running
2 97 Jay Drake 35
3 9 Tracy Hines 0
4 57 Jerry Coons, Jr. 0
5 75 Ricky Shelton 0
6 56 Shane Scully 1
7 0 Steve Paden 0
8 78 Dean Erfurth 0
9 5x Keith Rauch 0
10 24 Robby Flock 0
11 45 Randy Roberts 0
12 33 Scott Hansen 0
13 2 Brian Gerster 0
14 7x Tim McVay 0
15 17 Tony Elliott 0
16 77 Scott Hatton 0
17 31 Donnie Lehmann 0
18 49 Nick Lundgreen 0
19 12 Rick Hendrix 0
20 01 Greg Lueckert 0
21 69 Clay Klepper 0
22 62 Dave Strickland, Jr. 0
RACE DATA
Failed to Qualify: Dennis Parker; Bill Jorgensen; Dave Darland; John Heydenreich; Todd Ribick; Steve Lewis; Jeff Sands; Wally Pankratz
Time of Race: ???
Starting Lineup Set By: Time Trials + Qualifying Heats
Fast Qualifier: Jay Drake - 13.936 sec.
Heat Winners: Jay DrakeJason LefflerRicky SheltonJerry Coons, Jr.
Preliminary Feature Winners: [[Special:FormEdit/Driver/Template:(({PrelimWinnersTemplate:))|[[:Template:]]}
Qualifier Winners: [[Special:FormEdit/Driver/Template:(({QualWinnersTemplate:))|[[:Template:]]}
Dash Winners: Jay Drake
Consi Winners: Steve Paden
Non-Qualifiers Race Winners: [[Special:FormEdit/Driver/Template:(({NonQualWinnersTemplate:))|[[:Template:]]}
Margin of Victory:
Average Speed: ??? mph
Cautions: ?? for ?? laps - not available
Lead Changes: 2 among 3 drivers - Lap 1 Scully, Laps 2-36 Drake, Laps 37-40 Leffler