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Cole Swibold and Austin Simpson race for position during the Scottie 41 at Quincy Raceway. Photo by John Vass

Daryn Klein settled for second place at the Scottie 41 after leading early. Photo by John Vass

Denny Woodworth and Keith Pratt racing each other hard for a mid pack finish at the Scottie 41. Photo by John Vass

Mark Burgtorf and Daryn Klein fight for the lead in the Scottie 41 with Burgtorf finally getting by for the win. Photo by John Vass

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IOWA

Wolla’s long tow pays off at IMCA Hawkeye Dirt Tour opener

  VINTON, Iowa (May 19) – Rain in North Dakota was bad news for Jason Wolla’s competition in Iowa Tuesday night at Benton County Speedway. Wolla made the quick decision to travel 14-plus hours from his hometown of Ray, in western North Dakota, for the opening event in IMCA’s Hawkeye Dirt Tour. He started 11th, […]

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IMCA Mod Madness 50 on tap this Friday at Davenport Speedway

  DAVENPORT, Ia. (May 20, 2015) – The top IMCA Modified drivers in Iowa, Illinois, and Wisconsin, will be headed to the Davenport Speedway this Friday, May 22nd, for the IMCA Mod Madness 50. $2,000 awaits the winner of the A-Main. Scott Hogan of Vinton, Iowa, is the defending champion of the IMCA Modified Madness […]

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Race for a Cause Legends

(Cedar Rapids, IA) Hawkeye Downs Speedway will host some of the best Legend Car Drivers from across the country this Friday night to raise awareness and funding for COPS-Concern of Police Survivors. The enhanced purse event pays $1000 to win and is also a Regional Qualifier for INEX Legend Cars. The event was started in […]

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FVP National Sprint League Invades Huset’s Speedway Sunday!

Windom, MN (May 19, 2015) – Huset’s Speedway in Brandon, South Dakota has been no different than any other track in that Mother Nature has played a big part in 2015.  410 sprint cars have yet to make an appearance at the “Home of the Professionals”, but that will change in a big way this […]

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Deery Series is bound for Boone on Memorial Day

  BOONE, Iowa (May 19) – Still looking for a repeat winner this season, the Deery Brothers Summer Series travels to Boone Speedway for its traditional Memorial Day show next Monday, May 25. Corey Zeitner, defending champion Justin Kay, Joel Callahan and seven-time IMCA Late Model tour champ Jeff Aikey each have single series wins […]

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CALEB ADRIAN SCORES FIRST CAREER LATE MODEL FEATURE WIN

CALEB ADRIAN SCORES FIRST CAREER LATE MODEL FEATURE WIN

LIL’RACER CAR CLUB HOSTS GRIFFIN TAUKE ON “KIDS WITH CANCER-THEIR NIGHT AT THE TRACK” (Cedar Rapids, IA 5/15/2015)—Friday night was “Lil Racer Car Club Night” at Hawkeye Downs Speedway as the club hosted ‘Kids with Cancer-Their Night at the Track” and also “Kids Riding in Race Cars.”  The Dodge Street Tire Lil’Racer Car Club welcomed […]

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ILLINOIS

“Sprints Gone Wild” Pits FVP National Sprint League vs. MOWA at Jacksonville Friday!

  Windom, MN (May 11, 2015) – The FVP National Sprint League and the Neal Tire & Auto Service Midwest Open Wheel Association (MOWA) square off this Friday night, May 15 at “America’s Baddest Bullring”, the Jacksonville Speedway in Jacksonville, Illinois.  The “Sprints Gone Wild” event will not only see the best of the two […]

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Woodworth, Long, Lynch, Gower and Abbott Score Quincy Wins

Woodworth, Long, Lynch, Gower and Abbott Score Quincy Wins

  By Jack Walbring QUINCY, ILL (May 3, 2015) - Denny Woodworth, Michael Long, Jim Lynch, Joey Gower and Kimberly Abbott all scored feature event wins at Quincy Raceways during action on Sunday May 3. Keith Pratt took the lead at the drop of the green flag and pulled out to a significant lead in the […]

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Aikey adds Hershel Roberts Memorial trophy to Deery collection

Aikey adds Hershel Roberts Memorial trophy to Deery collection

    ALL Photo were taken by Mike Ruefer EAST MOLINE, Ill. (May 3) – The driver with the most feature wins in 28-plus seasons of Deery Brothers Summer Series history now has a trophy from the Hershel Roberts Memorial to add to his collection. Jeff Aikey slipped past defending IMCA Late Model race winner […]

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Five New Winners Grace Macon Victory Lane

Five New Winners Grace Macon Victory Lane

    Macon, IL (May 2, 2015) – Another exciting night of racing is in the history books of the 70th season of stock car racing at Macon Speedway. Late passing and fast racing led to great feature-race finishes with six divisions going for the checkered flag. Myles Moos of Hartsburg made a late-race pass […]

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Scott Bloomquist Banks Tri-City Speedway Lucas Oil Late Model Dirt Series Win

GRANITE CITY, IL (May 1, 2015)- Scott Bloomquist reached Lucas Oil Late Model Dirt Series victory lane for the first time this season on Friday Night. Bloomquist held on to win the “Spring Spectacular” at Tri-City Speedway after taking the lead from Bobby Pierce on lap 37, and fighting off a late-race surge from Earl […]

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Burgtorf, Long, Huls, Gower and Abbott Score at Quincy Raceways

Burgtorf, Long, Huls, Gower and Abbott Score at Quincy Raceways

  By Jack Walbring QUINCY, ILL (April 26, 2015) - Mark Burgtorf, Michael Long, Abe Huls, Joey Gower and Kimberly Abbott all took feature event wins at Quincy Raceways during the second night of the 2015 race season on Sunday April 26. Burgtorf led the entire twenty five lap distance in the Mt. Dew Kick Start […]

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MISSOURI

23rd Annual Lucas Oil Show-Me 100 this weekend, May 21st-23rd!

WHEATLAND, MO (May 19th, 2015) – As the 23rd Annual Lucas Oil Show-Me 100 – Presented by ProtectTheHarvest.com approaches, anticipation is building for the first crown jewel event of the season, which will be held at Lucas Oil Speedway in Wheatland, Missouri. This blockbuster weekend, which is co-sanctioned by the Lucas Oil Midwest Latemodel Racing […]

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Seeburg Muffler Night at the Races I-35 Speedway

   WINSTON, MO (May 16, 2015) –  With 113 cars filling the pits I-35 Speedway would play host to eight different divisions of race cars.  First to take to the track were the always entertaining Vintage racers.  Combining both Show-Me Vintage Racers and Midwest Outlaw Vintage Racers for the first time at I-35 Speedway a […]

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Marc Carter, Logan Martin, Jon Binning, and & Andy Bryant visit Victory Lane on May 16th!

WHEATLAND, MO (May 17th, 2015) – With 119 cars jamming the Lucas Oil Speedway pit area on a stormy Saturday night, Marc Carter, Logan Martin, Jon Binning, and Andy Bryant all visited Andy’s Frozen Custard Victory Lane on May 16th. The first feature of the evening was a barn burner as Marc Carter charged from […]

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ASCS Warriors at Fulton Cancelled

  FULTON, Mo. (May 7, 2015) Officials with Callaway Raceway in Fulton, Mo. have made the call to cancel events with the Speedway Motors ASCS Warrior Region on Friday, May 8 due to rain fall that has made the grounds of the speedway impassable. The race will not be rescheduled. The Speedway Motors ASCS Warrior […]

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Mother Nature Wins MLRA swing across Iowa and Missouri, has been canceled

WHEATLAND, MO (May 7th, 2015) - Mother Nature has spoken, this weekend’s three race swing across Iowa and Missouri, has been canceled. Due to heavy rain all week and thunderstorms forecast for the remainder of the weekend, Lucas Oil MLRA series officials have postponed the events and are currently working on a make-up plan. Stay tuned […]

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Three in a Row up Next for Lucas Oil MLRA Standouts

Three in a Row up Next for Lucas Oil MLRA Standouts

WHEATLAND, MO (May 5th, 2015) – After a furious two weekend stretch during the beginning of April, the Lucas Oil MLRA is ready to welcome the month of May with a trio of shows slated to begin Thursday evening. Last season two of the most memorable features of the entire year were contested at Lee […]

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SERIES

Deery Series is bound for Boone on Memorial Day

  BOONE, Iowa (May 19) – Still looking for a repeat winner this season, the Deery Brothers Summer Series travels to Boone Speedway for its traditional Memorial Day show next Monday, May 25. Corey Zeitner, defending champion Justin Kay, Joel Callahan and seven-time IMCA Late Model tour champ Jeff Aikey each have single series wins […]

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Bloomquist Cruises To Convincing Victory In Smoky Mountain Speedway’s Mountain Outlaw 50 Presented by NAPA

Bloomquist Cruises To Convincing Victory In Smoky Mountain Speedway’s Mountain Outlaw 50 Presented by NAPA

    Former World of Outlaws Late Model Series Champion Leads All 50 Laps to Claim Second Series Victory of 2015 MARYVILLE, Tenn. – May 9, 2015 – Scott Bloomquist made winning Saturday night’s Mountain Outlaw 50 Presented by NAPA look easy, but there was so much more that went into his dominating performance than […]

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Jamie Ball Holds On for First Sprint Invaders Win at Oskaloosa!

  (Bill W) May 6, 2015 – Jamie Ball held off Nate Van Haaften for his first career feature win with the Shottenkirk Sprint Invaders Wednesday night at the Southern Iowa Speedway in Oskaloosa.  The Knoxville, Iowa driver topped a 25-car field on a beautiful night and earned $1,500 for his win. Tony Shilling, who […]

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Knoxville Raceway Hosts FVP National Sprint League in Opener Saturday!

  Windom, MN (May 5, 2015) – So far, Mother Nature has been cruel to the Knoxville Raceway.  For the first time in the track’s history, the first three nights of racing have been washed out at the “Sprint Car Capital of the World”.  This Saturday night, they will give it another try in a […]

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FVP National Sprint League Invades Eagle Raceway Friday!

   Windom, MN (May 4, 2015) – The FVP National Sprint League kicks back into action this Friday night at Eagle Raceway near Eagle, Nebraska!  “Thunder in the Plains” will feature the best in the Midwest as 410 sprint cars return to the 1/3-mile high-banked bullring!  Friday will also serve as night #1 for the […]

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Deery doubleheader this weekend at Farley, Hamilton County

Deery doubleheader this weekend at Farley, Hamilton County

  FARLEY, Iowa (April 14) – A weekend doubleheader takes the Deery Brothers Summer Series to two tracks with long IMCA Late Model tour histories. Features at Farley Speedway on Friday, April 17 and at Hamilton County Speedway in Webster City on Saturday, April 18 both pay $3,000 to win and a minimum of $300 […]

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DRIVER UPDATES

Jake Griffin Set for Martinsville NCWTS Debut this Saturday

Jake Griffin Set for Martinsville NCWTS Debut this Saturday

Quincy, Illinois (March 25, 2015) – 16-year-old Jake Griffin is eagerly preparing to pilot the MB Motorsports #63 Chevrolet Silverado entry in the NASCAR Camping World Truck Series (NCWTS) event at Martinsville Speedway (Martinsville, Virginia) this Saturday, March 28th. The Kroger 250 will mark Griffin’s first start in NCWTS competition, and it will be coming […]

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Jake Griffin Announces First Career NCWTS Start

  Quincy, Illinois (Jan. 13, 2015) – 16-year-old Jake Griffin is excited to announce that he has inked a deal with MB Motorsports to pilot their #63 Chevrolet Silverado entry in the NASCAR Camping World Truck Series (NCWTS) event at Martinsville Speedway (Martinsville, Virginia) on Saturday, March 28th. The Kroger 250 will mark Griffin’s first […]

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Austin McCarl – Another Huset’s Top Four!

(Bill W) August 27, 2014 – It was another good night for Austin McCarl and the #17A team at the Huset’s Speedway near Brandon, South Dakota on Sunday.  In just his third competition of the year, the Altoona, Iowa driver posted his second fourth place finish in a row.  He’ll be back at it this […]

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Carson McCarl – Podium at Knoxville!

  (Bill W) August 28, 2014 – Carson McCarl and the Mastell Brothers Racing #27 notched their best Knoxville Raceway finish of the year last Saturday night with a third place finish.  The Altoona, Iowa driver was strong all night long in an A.R.T. chassis he assembled with his brother Austin.  Carson next plans to […]

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Josh Schneiderman – Double Duty Up Next!

Josh Schneiderman – Double Duty Up Next!

(Bill W) August 27, 2014 – With the Knoxville Raceway season coming to a close, Josh Schneiderman and the Deuce Motorsports #49 team have much to build on for the rest of the season.  Unfortunately, mechanical problems and Mother Nature put a damper on their Knoxville Nationals run, but they came back to run strong […]

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Brian Brown – Looking to Defend at Jackson!

Brian Brown – Looking to Defend at Jackson!  (Bill W) August 26, 2014 – This weekend, Brian Brown and the Casey’s General Stores/FVP #21 team will be looking to defend their Jackson Nationals championship at the Jackson Speedway in Jackson, Minnesota.  On Sunday, they will compete in the $3,000 Bobby Parker Memorial at the I-80 […]

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KANSAS / NEBRASKA

Loyet Edges Brown in Thriller at Eagle Raceway!

  Eagle, NE, May 8, 2015 – Brad Loyet exchanged the lead with Brian Brown on the final lap to win an absolute thriller with the FVP National Sprint League at Eagle Raceway on Friday night!  The Sunset Hills, Missouri driver won $3,000 for his win and put himself in position for a $20,000 bonus […]

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Results from Eagle Raceway for May 2

Results from Eagle Raceway for May 2

      EAGLE, NE (May 2, 2015) – Results from Eagle Raceway for May 2 IMCA Hobby Stock 05/02/2015 A Feature: 1. Adam Armstrong (Beatrice, NE), 2. Chad Fegley (Eagle, NE), 3. Nick Lindblad (Beatrice, NE), 4. Tyler Saathoff (Holland, NE), 5. Roy Armstrong (Beatrice, NE), 6. Justin Busboom (Lincoln, NE), 7. Mark Saathoff […]

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Double Features at Atchison County Raceway

Double Features at Atchison County Raceway

ATCHISON, KS (May 1, 2015) – First to take to the track on the double feature night of racing action was the Hobby Stocks as Tobin Bartlett #28 would lead every circuit to clinch his first victory of the 2015 racing season.  Bartlett was challeneged every lap by week one winner Josh Munsen #19 who […]

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Garrett makes it two in a row at Hays

Garrett makes it two in a row at Hays

  By Mike Hughes HAYS, KS (April 25)—Hometown driver Garrett ‘The Wild Child’ Hager won his second feature race in a row at RPM Speedway in Hays, KS, Saturday evening, April 25, as over 110 race cars and 7 school buses checked into the pits. Garrett Hager won his second Golden Plains Trucking IMCA Hobby […]

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Shereck Breaks Through at I-80 Speedway

Greenwood, NE (April 4th, 2015) – Saturday’s Lucas Oil MLRA Spring Meltdown finale from I-80 Speedway in Greenwood, Nebraska was dominated by Sunoco Rookie of the Year contender Jim Shereck. Starting the feature on the pole, Shereck quickly took the lead and kept his car as straight as possible to nail down the biggest win […]

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Gustin Grabs Lead Late at I-80 Speedway

Gustin Grabs Lead Late at I-80 Speedway

Greenwood, NE (April 3rd, 2015) – A chilly Friday night at I-80 Speedway in Greenwood, Nebraska provided no shortage of excitement as the Lucas Oil MLRA opened their 2015 campaign at the Kosiski family’s friendly confines. Ryan Gustin made a bold pass off turn four on lap 20 of 25, and held off the field […]

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USMTS

Checkers fly for Payne at Salina Highbanks Speedway

PRYOR CREEK, Okla. (August 23, 2014) – Jeremy Payne scored his first win of the Hunt for the USMTS Casey’s Cup Saturday night as the United States Modified Touring Series invaded the Salina Highbanks Speedway. Payne, who started on the outside of the front row, took command at the drop of the green flag and […]

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Phillips outguns Sanders for USMTS ‘Hunt’ win at Lakeside

KANSAS CITY, Kan.—A hurt engine in his heat race forced Terry Phillips’s crew to change the powerplant prior to the USMTS main event Friday night at the Lakeside Speedway and the driver paid them back by winning the feature race. Points leader Rodney Sanders drew the pole for the 35-lapper and jumped out to a […]

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VanderBeek vaults to victory in USMTS action at Rapid Speedway

ROCK RAPIDS, Iowa (June 6, 2014) – Zack VanderBeek has been nearly unbeatable by most since the snow melted. Friday night at the Rapid Speedway in Rock Rapids, Iowa, he was unstoppable in earning his second USMTS Casey’s Cup powered by Swan Energy feature win of the season. The points leader in the Farm Boy […]

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VanderBeek starts new streak at Buena Vista Raceway

ALTA, Iowa (May 22, 2014) – Zack VanderBeek ended his streak of second- and third-place finishes in the USMTS Casey’s Cup powered by Swan Energy, and in doing so also ended Stormy Scott’s streak of four straight wins Thursday night at the Buena Vista Raceway. VanderBeek started on the pole of the main event and […]

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‘Rocket’ lands in Winston winners circle

WINSTON, Mo. (April 26, 2014) – Just like he did 24 hours earlier, Rodney Sanders continued to steamroll the USMTS Casey’s Cup powered by Swan Energy competition Saturday night with a wire-to-wire win in the 40-lap main event at the I-35 Speedway in Winston, Mo. With lightning as the backdrop for most of the evening, […]

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Hughes cashes in at Cresco; Seven points separate top three in Hunt for the USMTS Casey’s Cup

CRESCO, Iowa (September 1, 2013) – Jason Hughes scored his second straight victory in the Hunt for the USMTS Casey’s Cup Sunday night at the Cresco Speedway to set up a three-way showdown heading into the points finale on opening night at the Featherlite Fall Jamboree in 18 days. The 39-year-old drew the pole for […]

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IMCA

IMCA Speedway Motors Weekly Racing National Point Standings Through June 11

IMCA Speedway Motors Weekly Racing National Point Standings Through June 11  IMCA Xtreme Motor Sports Modifieds – 1. Keith White, Little River Academy, Texas, 1,094; 2. Glen Hibbard, Euless, Texas, 1,012; 3. Dean Abbey, Waco, Texas, 993; 4. Ryan Roath, Phoenix, Ariz., 987; 5. Ronnie Welborn, Princeton, Texas, 977; 6. Chris Abelson, Sioux City, Iowa, […]

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Casey’s helps fuel IMCA Super Nationals, Deery Series

  ANKENY, Iowa (March 31) – The official convenience store of IMCA returns to two of the highest profile awards programs in all of dirt track racing. Second-year marketing partner Casey’s General Store will be presenting sponsor for the Sept. 1-6 IMCA Speedway Motors Super Nationals, and title sponsor for the redraw at all Deery […]

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IMCA Speedway Motors Weekly Racing National Point Standings Through Feb. 27

IMCA Speedway Motors Weekly Racing National Point Standings Through Feb. 27

IMCA Xtreme Motor Sports Modifieds – 1. Ryan Roath, Phoenix, Ariz., 453; 2. Ricky Thornton Jr., Chandler, Ariz., 451; 3. Tim Ward, Gilbert, Ariz., 443; 4. Larry Hood, Bakersfield, Calif., 324; 5. Jesse Sobbing, Glenwood, Iowa, and Chris Olexiewicz, Chandler, Ariz., both 318; 7. Brian Schultz, Casa Grande, Ariz., 292; 8. Lance Mari, El Centro, […]

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Westring adds Boone County promoter title to racing resume

ALBION, Neb. (Jan. 29, 2014) – Former driver and tech inspector Kirk Westring has a new role this season at Boone County Raceway. Westring takes over as promoter of the 3/8-mile clay oval in Albion. Five sanctioned divisions, the IMCA Xtreme Motor Sports Modifieds, IMCA Sunoco Stock Cars, IMCA Sunoco Hobby Stocks, Karl Chevrolet Northern […]

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Jerovetz Motorsports Shock Service awards new for IMCA Modified, Northern SportMod specials

  SUAMICO, Wis. (Jan. 19) – A company with a rapidly expanding customer list in the Badger State be­comes a new contingency award sponsor with IMCA in 2014.  Jerovetz Motorsports Shock Service, owned by cousins and veteran drivers Sean and Troy Jerovetz, gives gift certificates good toward two free shock rebuilds to top five finishers […]

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Chevrolet Performance bonuses total $12,750 for IMCA SportMod crate engine track champs

  VINTON, Iowa (January 19, 2014) - Bonuses totaling $12,750 were paid by Chevrolet Performance to IMCA Karl Chevro­let Northern SportMod drivers powered by crate engines to local track titles in 2013.  Each of 51 track championships was worth $250. National champion Matt Looft pocketed $1,000 for winning Arlington Raceway, Clay County Fairgrounds, Fairmont Raceway and […]

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Other Racing News

Wolla’s long tow pays off at IMCA Hawkeye Dirt Tour opener

| May 20, 2015

  VINTON, Iowa (May 19) – Rain in North Dakota was bad news for Jason Wolla’s competition in Iowa Tuesday night at Benton County Speedway. Wolla made the quick decision to travel 14-plus hours from his hometown of Ray, in western North Dakota, for the opening event in IMCA’s Hawkeye Dirt Tour. He started 11th, […]

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IMCA Mod Madness 50 on tap this Friday at Davenport Speedway

| May 20, 2015

  DAVENPORT, Ia. (May 20, 2015) – The top IMCA Modified drivers in Iowa, Illinois, and Wisconsin, will be headed to the Davenport Speedway this Friday, May 22nd, for the IMCA Mod Madness 50. $2,000 awaits the winner of the A-Main. Scott Hogan of Vinton, Iowa, is the defending champion of the IMCA Modified Madness […]

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Race for a Cause Legends

| May 20, 2015

(Cedar Rapids, IA) Hawkeye Downs Speedway will host some of the best Legend Car Drivers from across the country this Friday night to raise awareness and funding for COPS-Concern of Police Survivors. The enhanced purse event pays $1000 to win and is also a Regional Qualifier for INEX Legend Cars. The event was started in […]

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FVP National Sprint League Invades Huset’s Speedway Sunday!

| May 20, 2015

Windom, MN (May 19, 2015) – Huset’s Speedway in Brandon, South Dakota has been no different than any other track in that Mother Nature has played a big part in 2015.  410 sprint cars have yet to make an appearance at the “Home of the Professionals”, but that will change in a big way this […]

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Deery Series is bound for Boone on Memorial Day

| May 20, 2015

  BOONE, Iowa (May 19) – Still looking for a repeat winner this season, the Deery Brothers Summer Series travels to Boone Speedway for its traditional Memorial Day show next Monday, May 25. Corey Zeitner, defending champion Justin Kay, Joel Callahan and seven-time IMCA Late Model tour champ Jeff Aikey each have single series wins […]

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23rd Annual Lucas Oil Show-Me 100 this weekend, May 21st-23rd!

| May 19, 2015

WHEATLAND, MO (May 19th, 2015) – As the 23rd Annual Lucas Oil Show-Me 100 – Presented by ProtectTheHarvest.com approaches, anticipation is building for the first crown jewel event of the season, which will be held at Lucas Oil Speedway in Wheatland, Missouri. This blockbuster weekend, which is co-sanctioned by the Lucas Oil Midwest Latemodel Racing […]

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