Tuesday, September 2, 2014

Mike Higley #11 battles with JC Morton #18. John Lee High Fly'N Photos

Mike Higley #11 battles with JC Morton #18. John Lee High Fly’N Photos

(Warrensburg, MO) A scorching late summer day eventually turned into a volatile weather situation that better resembled springtime in the Midwest rather than late August. However, not even a brewing thunderstorm or a tricky track condition could prevent Kansas City, Missouri’s Mike Higley from blistering the field for a $1,500 payday during the USRA B-Mod special event that drew 48 competitors. [click to continue…]

SalinaSpeedway (2)Salina, KS – It’s always been said that it’s better to be late than never.

In the past 2 weeks that’s what veteran racer Van Gemmill has been going by.

Last week Van Gemmill held off former IMCA National Champ, David Murray, for his 1st win of the season at Salina Speedway in the Belleville Motor Sports IMCA Modified division. Friday night he followed it up with his 2nd straight win! [click to continue…]

I-35Show Me Vintage Racers were back in action at I-35 Speedway as John Steenstry #22 would make it two victories in a row on the fast three eighths mile of dirt. Brian Strong #7 would not make it an easy win for Steenstry as he would challenge every lap only to come up short and place second. [click to continue…]

Tony Jackson Jr. getting the job done at Lucas Oil Speedway. Lloyd Collins FastTrackPhotos.Net

Tony Jackson Jr. getting the job done at Lucas Oil Speedway. Lloyd Collins FastTrackPhotos.Net

Wheatland, MO (August 30, 2014) – In a night full of action, the G2 Gemini Summer Shootout kept fans on the edge of their seats the entire time. Justin Asplin earned the DirtonDirt.com Pole Award and fired alongside Scott Lewis for the 40 lap feature.

Will Vaught asserted himself early and took control of the race. [click to continue…]

Victory lane at Deer Creek with Jason Cummings standing tall. Buck Monson Photo

Victory lane at Deer Creek with Jason Cummings standing tall. Buck Monson Photo

SPRING VALLEY, Minn.-Jason Cummins conquered the 35-lap main event Saturday night during the 9th Annual Labor Day Dual at the Deer Creek Speedway for his first United States Modified Touring Series victory since 2011.

After starting fifth on the 26-car grid, the 34-year-old from New Richland, Minn., [click to continue…]

cms(Warrensburg, MO) Near-perfect temperatures greeted drivers and fans at Central Missouri Speedway (CMS) Saturday evening as the track kicked off its annual Labor Day weekend special events with the first of two straight nights of competition. [click to continue…]

Ethan Isaacs makes the pass forthe win. Reed Bros. Racing Photos

Ethan Isaacs makes the pass forthe win. Reed Bros. Racing Photos

Topeka, KS – Steven Bowers has been on a bit of a hot streak this season. He has logged wins at other area tracks beside HPT. Saturday night he can add win #4 on the season at HPT as he stormed from 12th to 1st in the USRA Mod A Main. Ethan Isaacs might want to get an Arby’s sponsorship after winning his 5th straight USRA B Mod Feature. Byron Glotzbach won the A Main in the Pure Stock class, but DQed himself and handed the win over to David McDonald. Eddie Ingram came to HPT and left with his 1st ever win in the USRA Stock Car Feature. It was Dan Canady out racing Dave McLaughlin Jr. for the win in the Sport Compacts. [click to continue…]

Mat Stallbaumer gets the win and the points lead with 1 race to go. Larry Mzhickteno

Mat Stallbaumer gets the win and the points lead with 1 race to go. Larry Mzhickteno

Mayetta, KS – Matt Stallbaumer has been waiting for his turn in Pit Pass Victory Lane at Thunder Hill Speedway. Saturday night he couldn’t have picked a better time.

Anthony Tanner and Scott Brown brought the BSB Manufacturing IMCA Modifieds to the green flag to start their feature event.

From the outset it was going to be wild one as 26 competitors started the main event. As the green flag dropped it was anyone’s game [click to continue…]

Gerald Wahwahsuck navigates the poles to win the Cageman Feature. Reed Bros. Racing Photos

Gerald Wahwahsuck navigates the poles to win the Cageman Feature. Reed Bros. Racing Photos

Atchison, KS – The Racin Gods spared Atchison County Raceway on Friday night be holding off the rain long enough to get the show in! Tobin Bartlett picked up another win in the Hobby Stock division, it was Bartlett’s 5th win of the season at ACR. In the Street Stock Feature event it as all Alvie Christofferson yet again as he went from 4th to 1st in the main event. Another first time winner, Rodney Schweizer, [click to continue…]

Winner, Winner, Chicken Dinner for Jeremy Chambers at the Hummer. Dayton Sutterby FinishLine Photography

Winner, Winner, Chicken Dinner for Jeremy Chambers at the Hummer. Dayton Sutterby FinishLine Photography

Scott Stewart – It may well have been the most exciting B-Mod feature of the year.

It began with Riley Whitworth leading the opening laps. He was then run down and passed by Mike Letterman, who was having a spectacular evening of his own. Letterman then led the next 11 laps, while a dogfight for second erupted behind him. Suddenly, Tim Phillips finds a groove, and begins tracking the leader. However, it’s late in the race, [click to continue…]

Jon Binning, Jeremy Kelley, and Vance Wilson Collect ULMA Hardware!

For the first time in several weeks, Lucas Cattle Company ULMA competitors took part in three separate events as the clock continued to wind down on the 2014 season championship. Racing took place at Callaway Raceway, Lucas Oil Speedway, and Randolph County Raceway (RCR) and in the end; three separate drivers brought home the racing […]

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4th Annual Diamond Drag Boat Nationals and G2 Gemini Apparel MLRA Summer Shootout this weekend!

WHEATLAND, MO (August 26th, 2014) – The Lucas Oil Drag Boat Racing Series returns for its final appearance of 2014, this Friday-Sunday, August 29th-31st for the 4th Annual Diamond Drag Boat Nationals featuring the 250 mile-per-hour Top Fuel Hydros plus G2 Gemini Apparel presents the MLRA Dirt Late Model Summer

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G2 Gemini MLRA Late Model Shootout Saturday Night

Wheatland, MO (August 27, 2014) – This weekend marks the return of the Lucas Oil MLRA to its home track, Lucas Oil Speedway, for the G2 Gemini MLRA Summer Shootout Saturday evening. Ran in conjunction with the 4th Annual Diamond Drag Boat Nationals held at the adjacent Lake Lucas, the stars of the Lucas Oil […]

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Sanders chalks up USMTS win #24 at Marshalltown

MARSHALLTOWN, Iowa-Rodney Sanders returned to his winning ways Wednesday night as he scored the United States Modified Touring Series victory at the Marshalltown Speedway. A runner-up in the last four rounds of the Hunt for the USMTS Casey’s Cup, Sanders avoided trouble early on as several racers ahead of his fell by the way side […]

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Two Huge Nights of Racing Set for Labor Day Weekend at CMS!

(Warrensburg, MO) The final special events of the year at Central Missouri Speedway (CMS) are set to roll off this weekend on Saturday, August 30 and Sunday, August 31, highlighted by the first-ever “Twin $1500-to-Win” USRA Modified feature events!

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Here Comes The Stretch Run At Thunder Hill Speedway!

Mayetta, KS – It’s the final lap, the cars are heading down the back stretch and this Saturday night, August 30th, racers will be making their way into the final turn for the season points championship at Thunder Hill Speedway in Mayetta, KS. It’s all come down to the final 2 races of the season. […]

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USRA B-Mod title contenders pass engine tests

KANSAS CITY, Kan.-Three of the top six drivers in the USRA B-Mod national points race were subject to various inspections, including in-depth engine analysis, by USRA technical inspectors this past Friday at the Lakeside Speedway in Kansas City, Kan. All three have passed all tests, officials announced today.

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Salina Speedway Hosts Barry Brittendall Memorial With Stand Packer Night!!!

Salina, KS – Salina Speedway will be in a very giving mood on Friday night, August 29th. This Friday night is the final Stand Packer Night, a benefit for Jason Cleveland and the Barry Brittendall Memorial. Just when fans had thought they witnessed it all, Salina Speedway comes back on a Friday night with great […]

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