Ryan Hamilton of Fairview Heights, IL is the 2014 KidModz Racing Series Champion. The eleven year-old Hamilton racked up 9 wins out of the 16 race season. In 2014, the series returned to their home track, Highland Speedway for eight events, Fayette County Speedway for three events, Belle Clair Speedway and Tri City Speedway for two events at each venue ...Read More »
Open Wheel Modified News
Tri-City Speedway’s 10th Annual Summit Modified Nationals kicks off Thursday, September 18th with big payout increase!
Granite City, IL (August 15th, 2014) The hugely successful Summit Modified Nationals at Tri-City Speedway will take to the track on September 18th, 19th and 20th for the tenth consecutive year. The event will once again feature UMP DIRTcar Modifieds competing on the medium banked 3/8 mile dirt oval and there will be more money on the line than ever ...Read More »
Shannon Babb takes St. Louis Showdown at Federated Auto Parts Raceway at I-55! Mike Harrison takes big Modified win! Troy Medley & Travis Bittle take victories!
CLICK HERE FOR MORE ST. LOUIS SHOWDOWN PHOTOS FROM FEDERATED AUTO PARTS RACEWAY AT I-55! (Story by DirtonDirt.com) PEVELEY, Mo. (Sept. 13) — Using a lap-28 restart to his advantage, second-starting Shannon Babb of Moweaqua, Ill., overtook polesitter Ryan Gustin of Marshalltown, Iowa, leading the remaining 12 laps to earn $10,000 victory in Saturday’s St. Louis Showdown finale at Federated ...Read More »
Nebo, KY-September 13, 2014- The Summit Racing Equipment American Modified Series would makes its second of the 2014 to Western Kentucky Speedway in Nebo, KY on Saturday evening and Clayton Miller of Elkton, KY would become the 27th different winner in series history and the ninth different winner of the 2014 season by leading all 40 laps of the event ...Read More »
Billy Moyer, Jr. takes Tri-City Speedway’s St. Louis Showdown! Danny Ems & Ryan Eilers pick up Modified wins!
CLICK HERE FOR MORE PHOTOS FROM TRI-CITY SPEEDWAY! (Story courtesy of DirtonDirt.com) – GRANITE CITY, Ill. (Sept. 12) — Billy Moyer Jr. of Batesville, Ark., went from third to first on a lap-22 restart, then fought off a serious challenge from eighth-starting Brian Birkhofer of Muscatine, Iowa, to grab his third $10,000 victory of the season. Moyer took advantage of ...Read More »
St. Louis, MO (September 8th, 2014) A huge weekend for dirt late model racing roars in the St. Louis region this weekend for the St. Louis Showdown at two of the most exciting tracks in the country for dirt late model racing. The action kicks off Friday, September 12th at Tri-City Speedway in Granite City, Illinois and then moves to ...Read More »
Strickler ends rollercoaster week with Super Nationals Modified championship BOONE, Iowa (Sept. 6) – A rollercoaster four days at Boone Speedway ended with Kyle Strickler on top of the dirt track racing world. Strickler led all 40 laps of Saturday’s Modified main event at another record-setting IMCA Speedway Motors Super Nationals fueled by Casey’s. The victory lane scene that followed ...Read More »
Scott Weber, Ray Walsh, Chris Soutiea & Eldon Hemken take wins at Federated Auto Parts Raceway at I-55!
CLICK HERE FOR MORE PHOTOS FROM FEDERATED AUTO PARTS RACEWAY AT I-55! LATE MODEL – FEATURE Finish Start Car Driver 1 4 92W Scott Weber 2 1 82 Billy Laycock 3 5 F5 Chris Fisher 4 2 2J David Jumper 5 15 87 Ken Rumble 6 13 3 Scott Henseler 7 8 71 Trace Westling 8 14 17X Matt Santel ...Read More »
BOONE, Iowa (Sept. 6) – A rollercoaster four days at Boone Speedway ended Saturday-champions Modified-top-4with Kyle Strickler on top of the dirt track racing world. Strickler led all 40 laps of Saturday’s Modified main event at the IMCA Speedway Motors Super Nationals fueled by Casey’s. The victory lane scene that followed was an emotional one. “This is the greatest race ...Read More »
BOONE, Iowa (Sept. 5) – Johnny Whitman and Kyle Strickler starred in Friday night Modified qualifying features at the IMCA Speedway Motors Super Nationals fueled by Casey’s. Whitman topped the first qualifier at Boone Speedway while Strickler, winner of the Fast Shafts All-Star Invitational earlier in the evening, paced the nightcap. They’ll determine who starts at the front of the ...Read More »
BOONE, Iowa (Sept. 5) – He got to town late but Casey Werkmeister joined Justin Temeyer as a Stock Car qualifying feature winner at the IMCA Speedway Motors Super Nationals fueled by Casey’s on Friday night. A high school football coach, Werkmeister was on the sidelines when his team won Thursday, drove part of the way to Boone after the ...Read More »
BOONE, Iowa (Sept. 5) – Kyle Strickler enjoyed the privilege of racing with a lot of his idols as much as he did winning Friday’s Fast Shafts All-Star Invitational at Boone Speedway. Strickler led the last 23 circuits in the 30-lap Modified feature, on night five of the IMCA Speedway Motors Super Nationals fueled by Casey’s. He earned $1,230 – ...Read More »
Josh Gillman & Chris Mills take IMCA Modified feature wins at IMCA Super Nationals – Thursday 9/4/14
BOONE, Iowa (Sept. 4) – Josh Gilman and Chris Mills were Thursday night Modified qualifying feature winners as drivers from five states earned berths in the Saturday main event at the IMCA Speedway Motors Super Nationals fueled by Casey’s. Gilman led the last 17 times around the Boone Speedway oval in winning the first 25-lap qualifier. Mills was in front ...Read More »
Harris Auto Racing IMCA Modified Race of Champions Qualifying Heat Race Results from IMCA Super Nationals – 9/4/14
Heat 01 – 1. Rich Lewerke, Mason City; 2. Jared Siefert, Luxemburg, Wis; 3. Dylan Smith, Osceola, Neb.; 4. Dean Abbey, Waco, Texas; 5. Mark Elliott, Webster City; 6. Sean Jerovetz, Sobieski, Wis; 7. Mike Jergens, Plover. Heat 02 – 1. Dustin Smith, Lake City; 2. Ricky Stephan, S. Sioux City, Neb.; 3. Caleb Stone, Lovington, N.M; 4. Ronn Lauritzen, ...Read More »
Stone, Jergens to decide pole start for Super Nationals Modified main event BOONE, Iowa (Sept. 3) – Californian Paul Stone or home state driver Mike Jergens will start on the pole when the biggest event in dirt track racing goes green Saturday night at Boone Speedway. Stone ran second the last 19 laps of Wednesday’s first IMCA Speedway Motors Super ...Read More »
BOONE, Iowa (Sept. 3) – Californian Paul Stone or home state driver Mike Jergens Mike-Jergenswill start on the pole when the biggest event in dirt track racing goes green Saturday night at Boone Speedway. Stone ran second the last 19 laps of Wednesday’s first IMCA Speedway Motors Super Nationals fueled by Casey’s Modified qualifying feature, then was promoted to the ...Read More »
BOONE, Iowa (Sept. 2) – Jerry Hoffman will make his bid for a career first IMCA Speedway Motors Super Nationals fueled by Casey’s crown from the front of the middle row on Saturday night. The gregarious veteran ran second for the last half of Tuesday’s first SportMod qualifier at Boone Speedway. He was promoted to the top spot when Bobby ...Read More »
KANSAS CITY, Kan.-Early entries from drivers all over the nation are pouring in at United States Racing Association headquarters as anticipation grows for the inaugural USRA National Championships presented by McCarthy Auto Group, set for Wednesday-Saturday, Oct. 1-4, at the Lakeside Speedway in Kansas City, Kan. In its tenth year of sanctioning USRA Weekly Racing Series action at dirt tracks ...Read More »