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Thirty-eight Drivers Attend First Night of Practice at Knoxville!
Thirty-eight drivers participated in Thursday's first night of practice at the Knoxville Raceway. Quickest lap of the night unofficially went to Rico Abreu at 15.732 seconds on the half-mile. [...]
Walter aims to open 2020 season versus World of Outlaws
The extended off season will finally come to an end this weekend for Josh Walter as he will get a chance to fire up his Torque Racing 410 Sprint Car for the first time in 2020 against the NOS Energy Drink World of Outlaws Series this Friday, June 5 and Saturday, June 6 at Beaver Dam Raceway in Beaver Dam, Wis.
Attica Raceway Park sets Saturday rain date if needed
Attica Raceway Park will open for the 2020 season Friday, June 5 with the Callie's Performance Products 410 Sprints, Propane.com/Dirt Nerds Podcast Late Models and Fremont Fence 305 sprints. There is a rain date of Saturday, June 6. Gates will open Friday at 5 p.m. with racing under way at 7:45 p.m.; should the Saturday rain date be needed, gates will open at 4 p.m. with racing at 7 p.m.
LET’S GO RACING!
Following all state and local guidelines, Knoxville Raceway will host its 2020 Pella Motors/Kraig Ford Season Opener on June 6! Hot laps will begin at 6:45pm, local time. Adult tickets are $15; Teens are $10; Children 12 and under are free. [...]
Knoxville Raceway plans 50% fan capacity, 'vigilant' social distancing for June 6 opener
Knoxville is embracing the idea of setting a standard for racetracks around the state to operate safely amid COVID-19 concerns.
David Gravel wins at Knoxville; Kyle Larson 10th in return with Outlaws
David Gravel won as the World of Outlaws raced without fans at Knoxville Raceway; Kyle Larson finished 10th in first race since being fired from his NASCAR ride.
Marketing director holds another meeting for racing season - Journal Express
The meeting began with a three page survey asking attendees questions like how often they attend races during the season, what they come to Knoxville Raceway for, their ideas on how the Raceway can engage fans more, and what they would like to see ...
Suggestions made for Knoxville Raceway - Journal Express
New Knoxville Raceway Marketing Director Kendra Jacobs held a town hall meeting on Tuesday evening to see what Knoxville race fans were thinking about current management and what improvements the track's staff could make. About 60 or 70 people ...
Knoxville Raceway wants to hear from you - Journal Express
New Knoxville Raceway Marketing Director Kendra Jacobs is seeking a plan for the future of the Sprint Car Capital of the World, and she wants you involved. Jacobs will facilitate a meeting tonight (Tuesday, Jan. 5) at 7 p.m. at Dyer-Hudson Hall on the ...
Don Kreitz Jr. still dealing with health issues, hires Justin Henderson to run the National Open - PennLive.com
Henderson, who has 10 Sprint Car wins this season and finished second in the Knoxville Raceway point standings, will pilot the familiar, powder-blue No. 69K in the World of Outlaws Tune-Up Sept. 25. He will return Oct. 1-3 for the National Open, which ...
Champions crowned at Knoxville Raceway - Ottumwacourier
Jason See of Albia tightens up his gloves before going out for his IMCA Stock Car heat race at the Southern Iowa Speedway in Oskaloosa. Several local tracks either have wrapped up the season or will be doing so over the next month as the 2015 local ...
Knoxville Man Uses Sign on Yard to Send Message - whotv.com
KNOXVILLE, Iowa -- A Knoxville man is using his front yard to send a message. Jim Presley, who lives across from the Knoxville Raceway, has put a cross in his front yard for all who pass by to see, and right next to the cross a sign that says "BE ...
Injured Sprint Car driver Kevin Swindell released from hospital after eight-day stay - PennLive.com
Swindell was released from Des Moines Mercy Hospital. The 26-year-old driver spent eight days in the facility and underwent two surgeries for injuries he sustained in an Aug. 13 crash at Knoxville Raceway. The incident occurred on Night 2 of the ...
Interims Named to Replace Stickel at Knoxville Raceway - KNIA / KRLS Radio
The Marion County Fair Board made no decision on finding a replacement for former Knoxville Raceway General Manager Brian Stickel, but did name two people to fill-in for the rest of racing season. Fair Board President Dennis Haselhuhn told KNIA/KRLS ...
Team Trump's Plan To Win Iowa - Town Hall
Inside the Knoxville Raceway, beneath clouds of dust illuminated by floodlights, Donald Trump?s Iowa campaign co-chair and a handful of volunteers stood on the brink of a coup in retail politics. Here in Knoxville, a small town less than an hour?s ...