TERRE HAUTE —
• Title showdowns — This weekend’s two-day USAC sprint car-Silver Crown cards at Fairgrounds will determine the championship in the big cars while offering up a key stop on the run for the championship in the sprints.
Only six points separated current point leader Bobby East and his nearest rival Jerry Coons Jr. for the big-car crown. Kody Swanson, just 11 markers back, and Bud Keading, 42 points out, are all still in contention for the title.
Dave Darland leads the tight points chase in the sprint division, clinging to a 24-point advantage over Bryan Clauson with Jon Stanbrough only 26 points back.
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