Murray County, Arlington dates are next for Redline Racing Parts North Star Series

SLAYTON, Minn. – Dates at Murray County Speedway in Slayton and Arlington Raceway this weekend make up the only doubleheader of the season for the Redline Racing Parts North Star Series.

Murray County hosts touring IMCA Xtreme Motor Sports Modifieds, IMCA Sunoco Stock Cars, Karl Chevrolet Northern SportMods, IMCA Sunoco Hobby Stocks and Mach-1 Sport Compacts on Friday, Aug. 8.

The same five divisions are in action on Saturday, Aug. 9 at Arlington.

Pit gates open at 5 p.m. and the grandstand opens at 5:30 p.m. at Slayton. Racing follows 7:15 p.m. hot laps. Grandstand admission is $11 for adults, $6 for students ages 11-15 and free for 10 and under.

IMCA Eagle Motorsports RaceSaver Sprint Cars are also on the card at Arlington. The pits open at 3 p.m. and hot lap are at 4:30 p.m. Hot laps begin at 6 p.m. with racing at 7 p.m.

Spectator admission is $12 for adults and $5 for kids.

Pit passes are $25 both nights.

Series standings are based on drivers’ best eight of 10 finishes. The tour concludes with dates at Arlington on Sept. 13 and at Jackson Speedway on Sept. 27.

Redline Racing Parts North Star Series Top 10 Point Standings

Modifieds – 1. Brandon Beckendorf, Danube, 197; 2. Dalton Magers, Redwood Falls, 190; 3. Jay Noteboom, Hinton, Iowa, 184; 4. Greg Jacobsen, Sherburn, 179; 5. Jeff Larson, Lakefield, and Tyler Limoges, Redwood Falls, both 170; 7. Joshua Meyer, Fairmont, 166; 8. Dustin Larson, Worthington, 163; 9. Jerry Wren, Howard Lake, 149; 10. Justin Anderson, Lewisville, 148.

Stock Cars – 1. Jim Larson, Rushmore, 234; 2. Gary Mattison, Lamberton, 209; 3. Dan Mackenthun, Hamburg, 171; 4. Matt Speckman, Sleepy Eye, 149; 5. Luke Sathoff, Jackson, 134; 6. Dean Nething, Vesta, 118; 7. Kenneth Tietz, Belle Plaine, 110; 8. Rich Gregoire, Russell, 106; 9. Trent Schroeder, Worthington, 98; 10. Jacob Bruns, Vesta, 97.

Northern SportMods – 1. Matthew Looft, Swea City, Iowa, 228; 2. Nick Johansen, Tyler, 184; 3. Bruce Egeland, Marshall, 176; 4. Dan Paplow, Dundee, 175; 5. Justin Remus, New Ulm, 174; 6. Danny Myrvold, Heron Lake, 160; 7. Nick Dieter, Brewster, 153; 8. Randy Fischer, Sleepy Eye, 110; 9. Eric Bassett, Mankato, 108; 10. Randy Winter, Winnebago, 107.

Hobby Stocks – 1. Justin Luinenburg, Reading, 233; 2. Cory Probst, Worthington, 231; 3. Jamie Songer, Ankeny, Iowa, 224; 4. Marc Janssen, Worthington, 178; 5. Wes Jahnz, St. James, 160; 6. Eric Gillette, Slayton, 155; 7. Kevin LaTour, LeSueur, 124; 8. Matthew Olson, Morton, 82; 9. Trevor Holm, Edgerton, and Jeff Senne, Welcome, both 102.

Sport Compacts – 1. Nate Coopman, Mankato, 239; 2. Kyle Ewert, Glencoe, 211; 3. Stephanie Forsberg, Slayton, 187; 4. Joe Bunkofske, Armstrong, Iowa, 135; 5. Nathan Sukalski, Elmore, 124; 6. Ben Wilhelmi, Redwood Falls, 109; 7. Jordan Rogotzke, Sanborn, 99; 8. Jay DeVries, Spencer, Iowa, 77; 9. Neil Forsberg, Slayton, 76; 10. Terry Blowers, Waseca, 75.