Thursday, July 24, 2014

Thunderhill-SpeedwayMayetta, KS – Saturday night Thunder Hill Speedway honors one of the greats of local racing from the past, Oren Covert.

Oren Covert was a longtime local racer who raced for years. [click to continue…]

Mike Nichols works his way to win #2 on the season. Larry Mzhickteno

Mike Nichols works his way to win #2 on the season. Larry Mzhickteno

Mayetta, KS – Former IMCA Stock Car National Champ, Mike Nichols, picked off his 2nd feature win in 3 weeks at Thunder Hill Speedway on Saturday night. Nichols started in the 5th row and still managed to find a way to win. Another driver making the long haul weekly to Thunder Hill is Jeff Jones. Jones who comes from Council Bluffs, IA logged his 1st win in the IMCA Modified division. In the IMCA Northern Sport Mod Feature Dusty Leonard was the man of the hour winning his 3rd feature of the season. Adam Armstrong came back to Thunder Hill in the IMCA Hobby Stock ranks and pulled down his 2nd win of season in a exiting feature. Austin Umscheid was your winner in the IMCA Sport Compact Feature. [click to continue…]

Steven Bowers Jr. sprints to win #2 in 2 weeks. Reed Bros. Racing Photos

Steven Bowers Jr. sprints to win #2 in 2 weeks. Reed Bros. Racing Photos

Topeka, KS – For the 2nd straight week Steven Bowers Jr. has taken home the hardware in the USRA Modified division at Heartland Park Topeka. Bowers started 7th in the A Main but wasted no time getting to the front and taking the lead and running away with the win. Dakota Foster finally got into victory lane in the USRA B Mod division. Foster was the first to the checkers and also made it through post race tech to score his 1st win at HPT in 2014. [click to continue…]

Scott Bloomquist takes the checkers! Todd Boyd Photo

Scott Bloomquist takes the checkers! Todd Boyd Photo

GREENWOOD, NE (July 19, 2014) – Scott Bloomquist led all 80 laps to win the Fourth Annual Silver Dollar Nationals on Saturday Night at I-80 Speedway. Bloomquist, in his Ole Smoky Moonshine, Sweet-Bloomquist Ford earned $30,000 for his first-ever victory in the event. Brian Birkhofer finished second, followed Jimmy Owens, Billy Moyer, and Jason Feger. The event was sanctioned by the Lucas Oil Late Model Dirt Series and the Lucas Oil Midwest Racing Association. [click to continue…]

WARlogo13Springfield, MO(July 19, 2014)-In a race that saw multiple lead changes and lots of passing throughout the field, Zach Chappell emerged victorious with the WAR Series presented by Impact Signs, Awnings, and Wraps on Saturday night at Springfield Raceway. [click to continue…]

I-35With a full pits and packed bleachers the USRA Stock Cars were the first to take the track in their make-up feature for July 12th 2014. Jake Cameron #86c would jump to the early lead and never look back on his way to claiming victory number one in this 2014 racing season. Cameron was challeneged every lap by the very fast Dean Wray #77 and Thomas Roberts #65x, Wray would hold Roberts at bay to place second leaving Roberts third. Jeff Dixon #88 continues to impress in a backup car to place fourth as Richard Moulton #18 would round out the feature’s top five. [click to continue…]

cms(Warrensburg, MO) A warm but pleasant night for race fans and drivers was the recipe for success at Central Missouri Speedway on KDKD 95.3 Radio race night. Jim Moody motored back to the front to win his fourth feature in the USRA Modified class, Jacob Ebert grabbed his second B-Modified feature win this season, Brett Wood claimed his seventh feature win in the Street Stocks and Gary Akers drove to his second win in the Pure Stocks as Kory Schudy received the double checkers in the Allstar Midget feature! [click to continue…]

Dustin Lawrence gets his 1st win at ACR. Reed Bros. Racing Photos

Dustin Lawrence gets his 1st win at ACR. Reed Bros. Racing Photos

Atchison, KS – Cooler temps provided for even hotter racing action at ACR’s Ultimate Cage Match on Friday night. Dustin Lawrence scored his 1st win at ACR on Friday night in the E Mod division. Lawrence held on through several yellow flags to get career win #1. In the Street Stock division Brandon Crockett was the man of the hour as he ran down the competition and ran away with his 2nd win of the season. Truman Asher started in the 5th row of the A Main in the B Mod class but it didn’t take long for him to slice and dice his way to another victory. It was a wild one in the Sport Compact division as Frank Lewis had to hold off a couple of hard chargers Rocky Rhodes and James Lemke. Corey Myers held off the competition and won the Hobby Stock feature.

SalinaSpeedway (2)Salina, KS – One week ago the track theme for Friday night’s races was the #3. This week the theme of every feature at Salina Speedway was Action! In all of the 5 features only 1 can say that the winner came from the front row! Drivers at Salina Speedway earn their victories.

Action is exactly what seems to be the common denominator in the M&H Motors IMCA Northern Sport Mod division. Each week driver push the limits of their cars and their abilities while putting on show for the Salina Speedway fans. Friday night was no different than any other night. [click to continue…]

lakeKansas City, KS – Friday, July 18, 2014 – For a second time this season the USRA A-Modified feature saw a first time winner and his name is John Stiens. While Stiens has won multiple feature races this was his first at Lakeside. The 25-lap event started out with Terry Schultz taking the early lead and Steins taking control on lap 4. Current point leader, Nic Bidinger, kept working his way toward the front, taking advantage of a perfect line coming out of two, and took the lead on lap 14. [click to continue…]

Scott Bloomquist and Chad Simpson on Front Row for Silver Dollar Nationals

GREENWOOD, NE (July 18, 2014) – Scott Bloomquist and Chad Simpson will make-up the front row for Saturday Night’s 4th Annual Silver Dollar Nationals at I-80 Speedway. This weekend’s event is part of the ASi Racewear Crown Jewel Cup presented by Dirtondirt.com and will pay $30,000 to the winner. A total of 54 entrants were […]

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Dylan Allen Collects Win #1 At Humboldt

By Scott Stewart – The need for speed runs deep in Dylan Allen’s family, at Humboldt Speedway his grandfather Wendell, and his father, John, are already legends and household names to most fans. Now, Dylan is on his way to fame, winning his first anywhere USRA B-Mod feature Friday at “The Hummer”. This was an […]

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King of Kansas City From New Mexico?

Grain Valley, Mo – The ‘King of Kansas City’ came and went on Wednesday night at Valley Speedway and when it was all said and done the King was from another state! Stormy Scott, of Las Cruces, New Mexico, hung around the area before heading to Neb for a race this weekend and took home […]

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Sanders snags fourth straight at Caney, ties Krohn on USMTS all-time wins list

CANEY, Kan.-Less than 24 hours after winning the feature race for the USMTS Casey’s Cup powered by Swan Energy on the half-mile oval at Lakeside Speedway, Rodney Sanders repeated the feat with a victory Wednesday night on the feisty bullring at the Osage Casino Caney Valley Speedway.

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Salina Speedway Continues With Points Battles Friday Night

Salina, KS – Every driver looks for 2 things every season. Drivers want to win a race during their current season and winning a championship is the goal at the start of every season. As mmost drivers know, after 5 to 10 races every season the odds of winning a championship start to dwindle or […]

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Silver Dollar Nationals Right Around the Corner

Wheatland, MO (July 16, 2014) – Another marquee event on the 2014 schedule fires off this weekend. For the fourth consecutive season the Lucas Oil MLRA is delighted to be taking part in the Silver Dollar Nationals at I-80 Speedway in Greenwood, Nebraska. Previous winners of the event include; Don O’Neal, Brian Birkhofer and Jimmy […]

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Owens Gives Competition a Nightmare on Tuesday Night at Lakeside Speedway

KANSAS CITY, KS (July 15, 2014) – Tonight, Jimmy Owens showed why he is the 3-time and defending Lucas Oil Late Model Dirt Series Champion. Owens dominated the “Clash of the Titans” on Tuesday Night at Lakeside Speedway. Owens took the lead on lap 19 from Scott Bloomquist and ran off from the field in […]

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Sanders extends win streak with “Clash of the Titans” score

KANSAS CITY, Kan.-Defending USMTS national champ Rodney Sanders rolled into Lakeside Speedway’s “Clash of the Titans” Tuesday as the points leader in the Major League Bowhunter Central Region presented by Day Motor Sports, and rolled out with another win and $3,000 in his back pocket.

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