WHEATLAND, MO (April 26th, 2015) – With Mother Nature once again attempting to sideline the racing action on a cool damp April evening, the skies cleared out just enough for a great night of racing. Kenny Carroll, Kris Jackson, Justin Russell, and Jason Russell prevailed to score wins on the opening night of Budweiser Weekly Racing Series Action as 127 cars jammed the Lucas Oil Speedway pits. [click to continue…]
The next cars to tackle the fast 1/5th mile under threatening skies were the always fast and entertaining E-Modifieds with last year’s Track Champion Kit Bailey #77 working his way through [click to continue…]
By Scott L. Stewart – “Refuse to Lose” was the catch phrase for USRA Modified ace Paden Phillips Friday night at Humboldt Speedway, as he fought off multiple challengers for this weeks feature win.
Phillips led the race from start to finish, despite being pressed several times by Chase Domer and Tad Davis down the back chute of The Hummer High Banks. Phillips met every challenge [click to continue…]
Kansas City, KS – The eminent threat of weather plagued Lakeside Speedway once again in the month of April. The staff would do a nice job in hurrying the races along all night. In the end, once again, Lakeside Speedway was able to dodge the bullet and get in the entire show.
Last week’s feature winner in the USRA B Mods, Brad Smith, along with youngster, Jayden Bears brought the field to the green flag for Friday night’s A Main. [click to continue…]
Kansas City, KS – Week number 4 at Lakeside Speedway offers race fans a double dip of action this weekend. Friday night April 24 the regular weekly racing series takes center stage, but Sunday night it’s a special for the ages; the Weld Spring Classic featuring the stars of the USAC Amsoil Sprint Car National Championship. [click to continue…]
Atchison County Raceway in Atchison, KS announces the race to top all races on May 3rd 2015 with “The Top Gun Challenge” for all A-Modified drivers throughout the country.
Gates open at 3pm. Hot Laps at 7pm and we race USRA and IMCA “MODIFIEDS” at 7:30. [click to continue…]
Opening night at Callaway Raceway in Fulton, Missouri produced a tail of the Wiley veteran and Young Lion Friday night in Lucas Cattle Company ULMA action. This time it was veteran driver Vance Wilson of Quincy, Illinois who shook off a persistent Payton Looney for his 38th ULMA career and series-leading victory. [click to continue…]
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■ Plans dedicating state and city sales tax revenue to bond debt on Heartland Park falls $550,000 short in four of initial five years of deal. Local property taxes must cover deficits.
■ The Kansas Department of Commerce intends to keep state sales tax generated by a Walmart in Heartland Park’s bond repayment zone. The exemption would be unprecedented.
■ A Heartland Park consultant’s estimate the motorsports track created $160 million annually in economic development may be exaggerated by two-thirds. [click to continue…]
Humboldt, KS – The ‘Stars’ of Humboldt Speedway were on display for McCarthy Night at the races on Friday night. In The USRA Modified Feature Josh Everhart worked his way to the front and captured his 1st win of the season, Andy Bryant had to hold off Lucas Isaacs and Dylan Allen to win the USRA B Mod main event, Bejamin Haddox took the top honors in the Pure Stock division, the Stock Cars went to Patrick Kay and the Sport Compact Feature went to Patrick Kay. [click to continue…]