Thorn Adds Snowflake 100 Pole To Strong Derby Week

Derek Thorn completed a sweep of the late model pole positions at Five Flags Speedway by timing fastest during Allen Turner Hyundai Snowflake 100 qualifying on Saturday.

New Outlaw Midget Series Coming To POWRi

Branching out to new territories next year, POWRi sanctioning will move into the Gulf Coast area with the addition of the POWRi Lucas Oil Outlaw Midget Series.

COLUMNS

RODDA: Merced Speedway Rises To The Occasion

When the Hangtown 100 USAC National Midget Series event at Placerville Speedway was canceled amid COVID-19 restrictions, Merced Speedway saved the day by becoming the host track for a non-point event. 

FROST: Sports Betting Is Important For Racing

The sports-betting industry in the United States is growing with relative speed. Still, wagering was impacted by the pandemic.

KNUTSON: What Will Red Bull Do For Engines?

Honda’s announcement that it will withdraw from Formula One at the end of 2021 was both a surprise and predictable.

RACING NATION

Thompson Breaks Through In Pensacola Pro Trucks

One year ago, Grant Thompson left Five Flags Speedway dejected after an engine-related disqualification stripped him of a runner-up Pro Truck finish during Snowball Derby week.

Sam Martin Is New MIR General Manager

Memphis Int'l Raceway and its parent company, IRG Sports + Entertainment, have announced Sam Martin as the venue’s general manager. 

Dollanskys To Serve As New Dodge City Promoters

City of Dodge City and Ford County officials have announced that Craig Dollansky and his wife, Julie, will serve as the new promoters of Dodge City Raceway Park.

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RACING HISTORY

A Look Back At NASCAR’s Speedway Division

American-made passenger cars have been the foundation and trademark of NASCAR racing dating back to when the Strictly Stock division was formed in 1949. 

Paper Tracks In Chicago

Remember when it seemed like every metropolitan area in this country was in the news regarding plans to build a new speedway in its locale?   

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