Any suggestions to help me locate this material will be greatly appreciated. I used to race in California. Had to look for you. I found two links with Branson and Atkins. It may not be the crash, but it is probably a good start. If your looking for footage of the actual crash, you might have trouble, as most highlight videos do not show fatal wrecks.
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Greg Weld - Wikipedia
Anderson Speedway is a quarter mile m high-banked paved short track in Anderson, Indiana. The corners are banked at 17 degrees. The track record of The quote, "It's like racing jet fighters in a gym ", is attributed to noted short track driver Dick Trickle concerning racing ASA stock cars at the track. At laps, or miles, the race is unusually long for sprint car races typically races are between 10 and 50 miles , and is considered one of the premier wingless asphalt sprint car races.
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Greg Weld March 4, — August 4, was an American racecar driver. Weld won the Knoxville Nationals , the premiere event in sprint car racing. He finished in the top ten 11 times, with his best finish in 4th position in at Sacramento. Weld also founded Weld Wheel Industries, a firm manufacturing forged alloy wheels for various vehicles, including race cars, and was an active sponsor of both race cars and series, including the United States Auto Club series, and ran the firm until its acquisition by American Racing Equipment in , and acquired by Momo and later Grupo Cisneros in From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia.