Seavey Soars to Victory Lane in Indiana Midget Week Opener

He had to wait until the month of June, but Logan Seavey returned to the championship form he used to win last year’s USAC NOS Energy Drink National Midget title when he arrived at Montpelier Motor Speedway Tuesday night for the “Indiana Midget Week” opener.

It became readily apparent following an incident during his heat race that forced him to restart from the tail.  From there, he carved his way through the field to win on a last lap, corner pass.  The thread continued into the feature where he had to slide by Zeb Wise not once, but twice, after a yellow forced him into ‘Take Two.’

“It was really tricky out there,” Seavey recalled. “I think we all knew the rubber was coming, but just didn’t know when. When Zeb beat me on the start, I was kind of surprised, but it was still just a little bit greasy on the bottom. He got a really good start and I was just tracking him from there…”

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