He’s Baaaaccckkkk! Balog Sweeps Memorial Weekend Bumper to Bumper IRA Outlaw Sprint Series Events With Victory at 141 Speedway!

Scotty Thiel Collects First Career IRA Podium Finish May 25, 2014; Francis Creek, WI. – Not the largest track on More »

Chance of Thunder on Thursday’s at Wisconsin International Raceway beginning May 22nd!

2014 Season of Thursday Night Thunder to get Underway!  May 15, 2014; Kaukauna, WI – After a winter of record More »

Engines Roar to Life at UPIR, Drivers and Track Prepare for Opening Race Weekend

By Todd Rose May 15, 2014; Escanaba, MI - Drivers took to the UPIR quarter­mile dirt track this past Saturday More »

Thunderhill Raceway Opener This Saturday May 17th / Huge Improvements for 2014

By Edward Anschutz May 14, 2014; Sturgeon Bay, WI – One of the nicest racing facilities in Wisconsin readies for More »

Weekly Racing Begins This Saturday at LaCrosse Speedway

May 14, 2014; West Salem, WI - This Saturday night, Pischke Motors of LaCrosse and West Salem presents the opening More »

POWRi midgets ready for Macon Speedway doubleheader

May 15, 2014; Macon, IL -  The POWRi Lucas Oil National Midget Series rolls into Macon Speedway for a sensational More »

Big Ten late models race on Teacher’s Appreciation Night

May 6, 2014; Macon, IL – Teachers receive a free ticket to watch UMP Midwest Big Ten Series late models More »

Rose Looks to Bumper to Bumper IRA Sprints as Home for 2014 Season

Veteran Racer Attempts to Find Funding for 2014 IRA Title Chase!  May 1, 2014; Appleton, WI. – Bill Rose of More »

 

Lowell Bennett Strikes Again! Point Leader Nabs Second Straight Super Late Model Win at Kaukauna!

Alex Stumpf Scores Victory in Non-Stop Late Model Main!

Kaukauna, WI; July 24, 2014 –  Kurz Electric was the presenting sponsor for the 10th round of Thursday Night Thunder at Wisconsin International Raceway.

The 2014 racing season could be one of Lowell Bennett’s finest at Wisconsin International Raceway.  That’s saying a lot for a driver whose career has spanned nearly four decades.  Tonight’s victory was the third of the season, and the second straight win for Bennett who extended his point lead over Jeff Van Oudenhoven. Van Oudenhoven had been collected in an incident with rookie Sawyer Effertz and suffered a DNF.

Micro Sprints, Big Wheels and Street Stocks run for $500 at Luxemburg Speedway This Friday, July 25th

By Greg Aregoni

July 22,2014; Luxemburg, WI - An action packed night is in store for drivers and fans this week. Some of those fans turn into drivers at intermission. The annual Kid’s Big Wheel race will take place at intermission with the first 50 kids getting medals from Gnome Games. Racing Gets underway at 7 p.m. Racing will be sponsored by both Gnome Games and Showcase Kitchens.

Enthusiastic Winners at PDTR

By: Amy Juech

July 19, 2014; Plymouth, WI – An eventful night at PDTR including: driver introductions, extended features and a larger Late Model Purse.

ABC Raceway Inducts First Class into Hall of Fame

by Nick Gima

Ashland, WI, July 19,2014  – As part of the celebration of its 50th season of operation, the Ashland-Bayfield County Racing Association paid tribute to several very special men, women and organizations by introducing them as the first-ever inductees into the newly-formed ABC Raceway Hall of Fame during an emotional ceremony during a break in Saturday night’s racing action at the northern Wisconsin dirt track.

 

Ageless Conrad Morgan Back In Victory Lane In Pomp’s 60

By Dan Margetta

July 20, 2014; Slinger, WI —Just days after his impressive fourth place finish in the SuperSeal Slinger Nationals, 66-year old Wisconsin Short Track Hall of Famer Conrad Morgan proved he still has what it takes as he held off fellow veteran Lowell Bennett to win the Pomp’s 60 super late model feature Sunday night at the Slinger Super Speedway.

“It feels like the older I get, the younger I feel,” Morgan told the crowd from victory lane, “when you’ve got Lowell (Bennett) behind you for ten or fifteen laps and you can still beat him, you’ve accomplished something. I’ve been racing him for 30 years and I don’t think we have ever had a run in.”

Bumper to Bumper IRA Outlaw Sprints Bring The Fastest Cars on Dirt to Wisconsin’s Northwoods!

NORTHWOODS TRIPLE-HEADER, THREE TRACKS IN THREE DAYS FOR THE WINGED OUTLAW 410 SPRINTS!

July 22, 2014; Appleton, WI. – The circus is coming to town! This circus is one of speed and steel. Where the entertainers thrill fans by performing some the best racing to be seen. It’s outdoor entertainment for the whole family. Like a band of vagabond gypsies, the Bumper to Bumper IRA Outlaw Sprint series is set to showcase the fastest cars on dirt this weekend at three different Wisconsin north woods racing venues.

An Amazing Finish On a Historic Night Puts Sheldon Haudenschild In Victory Lane at Angell Park Speedway!

MULTIPLE DRIVERS LEAD THE FINAL TWO LAPS OF THE A-MAIN IN THE FIRST ANNUAL NORM NELSON CLASSIC AT ANGELL PARK!

July 20, 2014; Sun Prairie, WI. – It had been 29 years since the last appearance of winged outlaw 410 sprints at the Angell Park Speedway. The Bumper to Bumper IRA Sprints rolled into town to do battle on the legendary oval, and fans were treated to not only a new track record but also to an amazing finish where the lead ping ponged between multiple drivers over the final two laps. During a green, white checker finish setup when six-time champion Bill Balog nearly flipped in turn two while trying to steal the lead from Jordan Goldesberry.

Tasseldega Nights Packs the Action at Deer Creek

By Bill Nelson

July 19, 2014; Spring Valley MN- Huge thank you to the Minnesota Corn Growers for their Tasseldega Nights promotion as a huge turnout of fans were on hand to take advantage of the free admission to the races. A special thanks to all of those organizations and businesses who were on hand to provide solutions and answer questions about corn production and ethanol production. Those on hand learned many facts about ethanol and corn production.

Fourth Edition Of Racing For A Reason A Success at Shawano!

By Scott Owen

July 19, 2014; Shawano,WI -A strong field of 101 cars and a grandstand full of fans turned out for the fourth annual Racing For A Reason night at the Shawano Speedway. Paul Parker and Lucas Lamberies picked up wins for a second consecutive week, while Mark Weisnicht, Brandon Czarapata, and Grant Kastning each won their first features of the season.

Back-to-Back for Bilderback at Rockford!

By: Eric Huenefeld

July 19, 2014; Rockford, IL - Don’t look now, but here comes Ricky Bilderback.

The seven-time Rockford Speedway Track Champion won his second straight Stanley Steemer NASCAR Late Model feature Saturday on Tebala Shrine Family Night, capping off a stellar night which also saw the Rockton native collect fast qualifier honors and a trophy dash win.

FOR ONE STREAK TO CONTINUE, THE OTHER MUST END! BLANEY BESTS BALOG IN ALL-STAR VS. BUMPER TO BUMPER IRA SPRINTS SHOWDOWN AT WILMOT!

BLANEY WINS THIRD STRAIGHT SHOWDOWN EVENT AND STOPS BALOG WIN STREAK AT FIVE.

July 19, 2014; Wilmot, WI – The annual Bumper to Bumper IRA Outlaw Sprints vs UNOH All-Star Circuit of Champions didn’t disappoint for it’s thrills and spills as there were plenty of each on a the challenging Wilmot Raceway third-mile clay oval.

The rescheduled Salute to the Founders of IRA also took place during the program, honoring Ray Toft, Whitey Harris and the late Junior Dodd, who originally organized and began the IRA back in March of 1968. Special feature trophies sponsored by the Southeastern Wisconsin Short Track Racing Hall of Fame honoring the founders were be presented.

Baxter and Randall Join Rice Lake Speedway Winner’s List

By Ed Reichert

Rice Lake WI, July 19, 2014 – Racing action Saturday night at the Rice Lake Speedway saw two more new drivers join the list of feature winners for 2014 while the top winner at the track won yet again. Dave Baxter and Jimmy Randall won the WISSOTA Modified and Street Stock features respectively and took home their first wins at the track this year while Jason Havel added to his top winning total for the year. Others winners on a balmy and breezy Saturday night included Ryan Viltz, Willy Johnsen Jr. and Curt Myers.

Seymour Ready for Action This Sunday Night!

July 20, 2014; Seymour , WI– 9 AM – It appears to be another superb mid July day in Northeastern Wisconsin. A perfect way to top off the great weekend is to take in a full five division program at the Seymour Speedway tonight.

Nottestad Flexes Muscle at Jefferson Speedway

July 19, 2014; Jefferson, WI - Current point leader and defending Late Model champion, Dale Nottestad of Cambridge, added to his long list of accomplishments at Wisconsin’s Action Track on Saturday night. Nottestad picked his way to the front of the Trostel Limited 50 lap feature event and ended in victory lane with his third feature win of the season.

Spacek Speeds to ABC ‘Mod Mayhem’ Feature Win

by Nick Gima
Ashland, WI, July 19, 2014 -- Phillips’ Jeff Spacek gained an $800 paycheck after Saturday night’s “Modified Mayhem” feature at the ABC Raceway, highlighting a program during which the track honored its first-ever Hall of Fame inductees.

A windy, overcast afternoon turned clear and muggy after nightfall as 80 racers competed on another fast, racy track during the five-division AmsOil Dirt Track Series program presented by the NAPA Auto Parts Stores of Ashland and Washburn.