Four abreast line up before the start of the World of Outlaw 40 lap feature at the Kokomo Speedway. Photo John Vass

Joey set quick time for the 23rd time this year at Terre Haute and followed with a second place finish in the World of Outlaw feature. Photo John Vass

Donnie Schatz continues his hot streak winning the World of Outlaw feature at both Kokomo and at Terre Haute on Sept. 16 &17. Photo by John Vass

Donnie Schatz on his way winning the World of Outlaw feature at Terre Haute after winninf at Kokomo the night before. Photo John Vass

Danny Smith race inside of Kraig Kinser at Kokomo Speedway. Photo by John Vass

Dave Blaney cranks it hard into the third turn at Terre Haute as he return to his roots to play with the World of Outlaws. Photo by John Vass

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IOWA

LaCrosse has 10,000 Reasons To Be Happy at the World Nationals

By Jeremy Fox Marshalltown, Iowa (September 20th,  2014) – As the 50th Anniversary season ended at the Marshalltown Speedway on Saturday night the race fans were left in awe and wanting more racing but will have to wait until 2015. 160 cars signed in to compete on night two of the World Nationals that included […]

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Kay captures Davenport Deery feature

Kay captures Davenport Deery feature

Story by Mike McGuire DAVENPORT, Ia. (September 20, 2014) – Justin Kay was the big winner at the All-Star Classic held Saturday, at the Davenport Speedway. Kay captured the win in the 35-lap, Deery Brothers Summer Series feature. The late model main started with pole sitter Andy Eckrich taking the early lead. Andy would lead […]

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Gustin, Watson and Vanover Winners on Night #1 of World Nationals

By Jeremy Fox Marshalltown, Iowa (September 19th,  2014) –After Thursday’s Night practice the 8th Annual World Nationals roared to life and nobody left disappointed Friday Night. There was a total of 173 cars from 11 different states represented on Night #1 of the World Nationals. First feature of the night was the IMCA Hobby Stocks […]

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Girdley, Schroeder, Brown, Phillips and VanDerWal Victorious on Season Championship Night

By Jeremy Fox Oskaloosa, Iowa (September 17, 2014) –Wednesday night track points wrapped up at the Southern Iowa Speedway on Pepsi Cola Mahaska Bottling and KBOE Radio Season Championships. Fans were able to see the stars driving the hot rods because there was out of the car introductions before the features. Track Champions determined and […]

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Another year older and $7,500 richer, Callahan repeats Yankee Deery win

  FARLEY, Iowa (Sept. 14) – Joel Callahan finished the Yankee Dirt Track Classic Deery Series main event at Farley Speedway a year older and $7,500 richer. The 100-lap IMCA Late Model tour event started late Saturday evening and finished in the wee hours on Sunday. Callahan, who figured he turned 50 somewhere around lap […]

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OVER $100,000 ON THE LINE THIS WEEK AT MARSHALLTOWN SPEEDWAY FOR THE 8TH ANNUAL WORLD NATIONALS

Boone, Iowa (September 14th, 2014) -  All eyes are focused on the famed ¼ mile high banked clay oval celebrating the 50th Anniversary this week.  Marshalltown Speedway will play host to the 8th Annual World Nationals paying $10,000 to the Modified victor courtesy of World Products, PBM, and Erson Cams. The week will get kicked […]

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ILLINOIS

Adam Birck wins Dunker Concrete 2nd annual King of the Bullring Sport Mod Special at Quincy

Adam Birck wins Dunker Concrete 2nd annual King of the Bullring Sport Mod Special at Quincy

    Quincy Raceways September 21. 2014   King of the Bull Ring SportMods 9/21/2014 A-Main KOBR:1. Adam Birck (Canton, MO), 2. Tanner Klingele (Quincy, IL), 3. Joey Gower (Quincy, IL), 4. Tony Dunker (Quincy, IL), 5. Patrick Phillips (Macomb, IL), 6. Bradley Holtmeyer (Quincy, IL), 7. Jim Gillenwater (Keokuk, IA), 8. Vance Wilson (Quincy, […]

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Unzicker, Schlipman, Huls, Phillips and Abbot Claim Season Championship Feature Wins at Quincy

Unzicker, Schlipman, Huls, Phillips and Abbot Claim Season Championship Feature Wins at Quincy

By Jack Walbring QUINCY, ILL (September 14, 2014) – Bobby Pierce looked to be dominate car in the Kick Start UMP Super Late Model Season Championship feature event but after sliding off turn 3 on the twenty third lap it was all Ryan Unzicker’s race as he claimed the feature event win. Mark Burgtorf stayed […]

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Taylor takes first ever Pro Late Model feature at Macon Speedway Saturday

  MACON, IL (September 13, 2014) – The new class of Late Models arrived at Macon Speedway Saturday and was well-received. The Pro Late Model class, made up entirely of crate engine cars, made its debut with 15 cars and a heat race finish with side-by-side-by-side racing. The winner was a familiar face to victory […]

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Gundaker, Long, Huls, Gower and Bercerra Wave Quincy Checkers

Gundaker, Long, Huls, Gower and Bercerra Wave Quincy Checkers

ALL Photo were taken by Randy Brown!! QUINCY, IL (September 7, 2014) – Gordy Gundaker, Michael Long, Abe Huls, Joey Gower and Austin Bercerra all took feature event wins at Quincy Raceways on Sunday September 7 during Poage Auto Plaza Night at the Races. Gordy Gundaker picked up his second feature event win in the […]

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Daum, Clauson claim POWRi midget wins at Macon Speedway Saturday

Daum, Clauson claim POWRi midget wins at Macon Speedway Saturday

MACON, ILL (September 7, 2014) - POWRi Lucas Oil National Midget Series points leader Zach Daum stormed to the victory in the first feature race at Macon Speedway Saturday night in front of a loaded field. Daum, of Pocahontas, Ill., started from the front row and held off Bryan Clauson of Noblesville, Ind., for the victory. […]

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Burgtorf, DeLonjay, Jamison, Huls and Abbott Take Quincy Wins

Burgtorf, DeLonjay, Jamison, Huls and Abbott Take Quincy Wins

    By Jack Walbring QUINCY, ILL (August 31, 2014) – Mark Burgtorf, Steven DeLonjay, Ryan Jamison, Abe Huls and Kimberly Abbott all took feature event wins during the Casey’s General Stores Racing Series at Quincy Raceways on Sunday August 31. Burgtorf took the lead away from Gordy Gundaker on the eleventh lap and never […]

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MISSOURI

Winner’s Circle Awards Night at the Races I-35 Speedway

Winner’s Circle Awards Night at the Races I-35 Speedway

WINSTON, MO (September 20, 2014) - In only his third night in an ever growing E-Mod class Scotty Grenier #25 would find the three-eighths mile of dirt to his liking as he would emerge victorious in an action packed feature.  Grenier would start second row outside and use an impressive high line off of turn two […]

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W-W Motorsports Night at the Races I-35 Speedway

W-W Motorsports Night at the Races I-35 Speedway

WINSTON, MO (September 13, 2014) – Growing in numbers and high in quality this week the E-Mod class was first to try to tame the very fast three-eighths mile of dirt at I-35 Speedway.  Battling two and three wide throughout the entire pack would see the familiar face of John Brown #36j wheel his way […]

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Black Victorious at Valley

  Grain Valley, MO (September 12, 2014) – Three seasons  ago when the WAR Series presented by Impact Signs, Awnings, and Wraps had its inaugural race at Valley Speedway, JD Black was the winner.   On Friday night, the Grain Valley driver was victorious again with a strong performance during the annual Weld Family Memorial. It […]

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Rod End Supply Night at the Races I-35 Speedway

Rod End Supply Night at the Races I-35 Speedway

WINSTON, MO (September 6, 2014) – Setting the pace early the ever growing E-Mod class would not disappoint with great side by side racing action for the win.  John Brown #36J would battle the entire race to get by a very fast #90 of Allie Mulich.  Mulich would lead almost every lap yet slip one […]

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WAR Wet at CMS

  Warrensburg, MO (August 31, 2014)-With heat races and the B-Main in the books at Central Missouri Speedway,  the WAR Series presented by Impact Signs, Awnings, and Wraps will have to wait until Saturday September 13th to run their A-Main due to heavy rains on Sunday night. As of press time, this will be just […]

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Brian Brown wins from 13th at Randolph County Raceway

Brian Brown wins from 13th at Randolph County Raceway

MOBERLY, Mo. (August 31, 2014) – The high side was the way to go for Brian Brown as the Casey’s General Store No. 21 raced from thirteenth to win at the Randolph County Raceway with the Speedway Motors ASCS Warrior Region on Sunday night. Also earning the KB Tire Hard Charger of the night, Brown […]

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SERIES

Kay captures Davenport Deery feature

Kay captures Davenport Deery feature

Story by Mike McGuire DAVENPORT, Ia. (September 20, 2014) – Justin Kay was the big winner at the All-Star Classic held Saturday, at the Davenport Speedway. Kay captured the win in the 35-lap, Deery Brothers Summer Series feature. The late model main started with pole sitter Andy Eckrich taking the early lead. Andy would lead […]

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Ryan Bowers Wins in First Ever Sprint Invaders Appearance!

Ryan Bowers Wins in First Ever Sprint Invaders Appearance!

(Bill W) September 11, 2014 – Ryan Bowers made his first ever appearance with the Brockway Mechanical & Roofing Sprint Invaders count.  The Ham Lake, Minnesota native took the lead in the late going and held on for the $1,500 win at Farley Speedway in Farley, Iowa early Friday morning as part of the Yankee […]

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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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Jason Utter Storms to Plymouth Speedway Victory

Jason Utter Storms to Plymouth Speedway Victory

ALL Photos were taken by Mike Ruefer Plymouth, Wisconsin (August 23, 2014) -  Wet conditions at the Sheboygan County Fairgrounds led to superfast and a tacky track for the 30 lap A-Main for the Corn Belt Clash stars.  The early leader and fresh off his heat race and dash win was Spencer Diercks. The Davenport Iowa […]

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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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Chad Simpson wins 5th Annual George Scheffler Memorial

Chad Simpson wins 5th Annual George Scheffler Memorial

ALL Photos were Taken By Mike Ruefer by: Mike Ruefer — Photographer & Writer Oshkosh Wisconsin (August 22, 2014) – With 50 Dirt Late Models in the pits for the Corn Belt Clash, George Scheffler Memorial it looked like it could be anyone’s race to win. The Wisconsin faithful came out in force to defend […]

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DRIVER UPDATES

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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Tuesdays with TMAC – Point Battles!

(Bill W) August 26, 2014 – It’s that time of year.  Point battles are coming down to the wire for Terry McCarl and the TMAC Motorsports #24 team.  The Altoona, Iowa driver was fast all night long Saturday at the Knoxville Raceway ending the championship chase second.  At Huset’s Speedway, a roller coaster night saw […]

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Brian Brown – In Position Again!

(Bill W) August 9, 2014 – For Brian Brown and the Casey’s General Stores/FVP team, it’s been about being in position to win on sprint car racing’s biggest stage, the 54th Annual FVP Knoxville Nationals presented by Casey’s General Stores.  Consider that goal accomplished.  The Grain Valley, Missouri driver will start outside row two of […]

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KANSAS / NEBRASKA

History Made: Wayne Johnson Sweeps the Midwest Fall Brawl III

GREENWOOD, Neb. (September 20, 2014) – It’s the little things that matter, and for Wayne Johnson it was a quarter turn of weight that made the difference between winning and losing on Saturday, September 20, 2014 as the Oklahoma City native captured the biggest payday of his career, and largest payout in ASCS history by […]

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Wayne Johnson Dominates Fall Brawl III Opener at I-80 Speedway

GREENWOOD, Neb. (September 19, 2014) – For the first time since 2012, Wayne Johnson returned to Victory Lane with the Lucas Oil American Sprint Car Series presented by MAVTV American Real, taking night one of the Casey’s General Store Midwest Fall Brawl III at the I-80 Speedway in Greenwood, Neb. Racing with vigor, Johnson led […]

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Wakeeney Speedway crowns track champions

  By Mike Hughes WAKEENEY, KS (September 14)—The Wakeeney (KS) Speedway wrapped up the 2014 racing season Sunday night, September 14, with the regular five classes in action. Point leader Kyle Rohleder of Wakeeney led all 20 caution free laps in the IMCA Modified feature to claim his second win of the season and the […]

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The Nebraska Cup Goes to Brian Brown

EAGLE, Neb. (September 7, 2014) – The Nebraska Cup offered a $5,000 prize to the winner, and Brian Brown gladly swooped in and claimed the winner’s check on Sunday night with the Speedway Motors Midwest Region at the famed Eagle Raceway. A red on the start followed by a pair of cautions; fourth starting Brian […]

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Jack Dover Takes Midwest Regional Checkers at McCool Junction

MCCOOL JUNCTION, Neb. (September 6, 2014) – The Speedway Motors Midwest Region stopped into the Junction Motor Speedway on Saturday night with Jack Dover picking up his third ASCS victory of the 2014 season and second with the Nebraska based region. Taking off from fourth, Dover was chased across the line by Tony Bruce, Jr. […]

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Eagle Raceway Results for September 1, 2014

Eagle Raceway Results for September 1, 2014   IMCA Modified 9/1/2014 A Feature:1. Justin Wulf (Arlington, NE), 2. Aaron Pella (Lincoln, NE), 3. Stacey Wilhelm (Martell, NE), 4. Roger Hadan (Bennington, NE), 5. Chad Andersen (Omaha, NE), 6. Mike Densberger (Lincoln, NE), 7. Bob Zoubek (Dorchester, NE), 8. Jeff Jones (Council Bluffs , IA), 9. […]

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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

Adam Birck wins Dunker Concrete 2nd annual King of the Bullring Sport Mod Special at Quincy

Adam Birck wins Dunker Concrete 2nd annual King of the Bullring Sport Mod Special at Quincy

| September 22, 2014

    Quincy Raceways September 21. 2014   King of the Bull Ring SportMods 9/21/2014 A-Main KOBR:1. Adam Birck (Canton, MO), 2. Tanner Klingele (Quincy, IL), 3. Joey Gower (Quincy, IL), 4. Tony Dunker (Quincy, IL), 5. Patrick Phillips (Macomb, IL), 6. Bradley Holtmeyer (Quincy, IL), 7. Jim Gillenwater (Keokuk, IA), 8. Vance Wilson (Quincy, […]

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LaCrosse has 10,000 Reasons To Be Happy at the World Nationals

| September 21, 2014

By Jeremy Fox Marshalltown, Iowa (September 20th,  2014) – As the 50th Anniversary season ended at the Marshalltown Speedway on Saturday night the race fans were left in awe and wanting more racing but will have to wait until 2015. 160 cars signed in to compete on night two of the World Nationals that included […]

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History Made: Wayne Johnson Sweeps the Midwest Fall Brawl III

| September 21, 2014

GREENWOOD, Neb. (September 20, 2014) – It’s the little things that matter, and for Wayne Johnson it was a quarter turn of weight that made the difference between winning and losing on Saturday, September 20, 2014 as the Oklahoma City native captured the biggest payday of his career, and largest payout in ASCS history by […]

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Kay captures Davenport Deery feature

Kay captures Davenport Deery feature

| September 21, 2014

Story by Mike McGuire DAVENPORT, Ia. (September 20, 2014) – Justin Kay was the big winner at the All-Star Classic held Saturday, at the Davenport Speedway. Kay captured the win in the 35-lap, Deery Brothers Summer Series feature. The late model main started with pole sitter Andy Eckrich taking the early lead. Andy would lead […]

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Winner’s Circle Awards Night at the Races I-35 Speedway

Winner’s Circle Awards Night at the Races I-35 Speedway

| September 21, 2014

WINSTON, MO (September 20, 2014) - In only his third night in an ever growing E-Mod class Scotty Grenier #25 would find the three-eighths mile of dirt to his liking as he would emerge victorious in an action packed feature.  Grenier would start second row outside and use an impressive high line off of turn two […]

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Gustin, Watson and Vanover Winners on Night #1 of World Nationals

| September 21, 2014

By Jeremy Fox Marshalltown, Iowa (September 19th,  2014) –After Thursday’s Night practice the 8th Annual World Nationals roared to life and nobody left disappointed Friday Night. There was a total of 173 cars from 11 different states represented on Night #1 of the World Nationals. First feature of the night was the IMCA Hobby Stocks […]

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