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FORMER OWNER JACK ELDEN PASSES

08 March in Jac

We are deeply saddened by the loss of former Sprint Car owner and very dear friend, Jack Elden.  It was Elden who assembled one of the most recognized and winningest teams of the 1990's.  An 8-year relationship with driver Jac Haudenschild produced wins from coast to coast on the World of Outlaws tour, many coming aboard the now famous #22 car that carried the bright yellow colors of Pennzoil. Elden saw his team as more than just employees. He considered them family...

HAUD BOYS BACK IN THE USA

04 February in Jac, Schedule Update, Sheldon

Back to the cold and snow!  Jac and Sheldon arrived home to the United States last week after spending an exciting month in Australia, racing in some of the largest Sprint Car events the country has to offer.  Between the two drivers, they participated in events at Avalon Raceway, Bunbury Speedway, Collie Speedway, Perth Motorplex, Sydney Speedway and Sungold Stadium.  It was a whirlwind tour and there are so many people to thank for making the trip possible and providing such...

MATCHETTS BRING THE WILD CHILD KID INTO THE GAME

15 January in 410 show, Australia, Jac, Schedule Update, Sheldon

VIA VAVOLINE RACEWAY: “You can’t have a racer like Sheldon Haudenschild sitting on the hill at a race like this,” says Sydney Sprintcar rising star Jimmy Matchett, “so Dad and I did something about it.” The result is, through Mick and Jimmy Matchett’s generosity and vision, Sheldon will now saddle up in Mick's #60 Ian Cubitt’s Granny Flat Specialist Maxim for the two nights of this weekend’s Scott Darley Challenge at Valvoline Raceway. “It was Max Johnston who encouraged us to look at...

SHELDON TO WESTERN AUSTRALIA

15 December in 410 show, Australia, Jac, Schedule Update, Sheldon

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: Sheldon will make his Australian debut this month, joining Keen Racing Team from Bunbury, Western Australia in the W90 powered by KRE Race Engines. On December 26th, the team kicks off their merger at Perth Motorplex, followed by race action at Quit Bunbury Speedway on December 27th. Sheldon will round out the Western Australian three-race series tour with Keen at the Sprintcar Muster on January 3rd, returning to Perth Motorplex once again. Sheldon has made a name for himself...

SHELDON HEADING DOWN UNDER WITH JAC

15 December in Australia, Jac, Sheldon

(From Valvoline Raceway Facebook Page) It's confirmed that Sheldon Haudenschild is going to throw his helmet bag into the suitcase when he comes down under with Dad Jac Haudenschild for our International Season. If any car owners might be interested in putting Sheldon in a ride he's a gasser like his old man and how cool would it be to have them both in cars? Let us know if you're interested...

WILD CHILD MAKING RETURN TO AUSTRALIA

29 November in Australia, Jac

(courtesy http://www.premierspeedway.com.au/) The recent theme of competitors nominating for the 2015 Lucas Oil Grand Annual Sprintcar Classic has been that of returning champions, Kaeding (2014), Lines (2011 & 2013) and Loudoun (2012) to name just a few prior champions at this juncture. So what if we throw into the mix the 1981 & 1982 Classic Champ? That’s right the man universally known as ‘The Wild Child’ Jac Haudenschild will be returning to Warrnambool. Having raced Sprintcars with and against the best of...