Lincoln Park Speedway
Danny Smith, Logan Seavey, and Robert Ballou
For Immediate Release: October 4, 2023
Subject: Accomplished trio set to compete in inaugural Honest Abe Roofing Maverick Wing
Sprint Car Series race
Three recognized open wheel stars are set to compete in the inaugural Honest Abe Roofing
Maverick Wing Sprint Car Series event slated for Friday, October 6 at Lincoln Park Speedway in
National Sprint Car Hall of Fame inductee Danny Smith is set to return to his home state
following a recent win at Ohio’s Skyline Speedway. Smith, who was an original member of the
World of Outlaws has been racing for a staggering fifty years. Danny was introduced to the sport
by his father Mike and cut his teeth on the bullrings of Indiana. He is one of the most popular
drivers in America.
Robert Ballou the 2015 USAC National Sprint Car Champion is well-versed in wing sprint car
competition and the author of 37 USAC wins. Robert first ran wing sprint cars two decades ago
after beginning his career in quarter midgets at the age of five.
Logan Seavey is one of the hottest drivers in the country and is fresh from a stunning
performance at the 4-Crown Nationals at Eldora Speedway that resulted in three wins in a single
night. The 2018 USAC National Midget champion currently leads both the USAC Silver Crown
and National Midget points. A native of California, Seavey spent much of the early years of his
professional career in wing sprint cars and has raced with the World of Outlaws and All Star
Circuit of Champions.
A $32,000 purse will be posted with a $6,000 top prize going to the winner of the 30-lap main
The October 6 race schedule is as follows.
Pit Gate opens 3pm
Pit Admission $40/10 & under free
Main Gate opens 5pm
General Admission $25/10 & under free
Hot Laps 6:30
Group Qualifying 7:15
Article Credit: Patrick Sullivan
Submitted By: Jill Spiker