Pierce Set To Drive Clauson Racing Midget
DUQUOIN, Ill. – After six years of racing throughout the Midwest in various types of cars, Payton Pierce is excited to announce his greatest opportunity yet. As this winter the young superstar will be piloting the #39P Bryan Clauson Racing Midget. A deal set to allow Pierce to drive at one of the biggest Midget races in the country this weekend.
The amazing opportunity will kick off this Saturday night as Pierce, Clauson and team will all be running the 4th annual POWRi Battle at the Center in DuQuoin, Ill.. Clauson, who won the event in 2011 has an unbelievable amount of talent, setup skill and knowledge invested into these Midgets that will help Pierce. While having a national championship caliber midget under him and one of the best coaches in the business, Pierce looks to step out of the shadows and into the limelight this winter.
The event will be broadcasted and aired on national television to a huge audience. DuQuoin will be delayed and aired on MAVTV at a later date for fans who can’t make it to view.
“I’m blessed to have this amazing opportunity to team up with such a well known top notch team, that will help me become a better racer. Thanks to the Clauson’s for giving me the chance to showcase my skills in a winning car!” Pierce said excitedly!
For years Pierce has driven in various types of car from Outlaw Karts, Micros, and recently Midgets and Sprint Cars. Never has the opportunity to drive one of the nations best car arisen, until now that is. Payton would like to send the greatest thanks to all of his sponsors, family, friends, and fans that have helped make this dream become a reality. Also a special thanks to the Clauson family for such an amazing opportunity. Pierce looks to shine greatly in this event in hopes of opening eyes, gaining attention, and helping him become a nationally known Midget star one day.