Green flag flies again Friday night at Hancock County Speedway

BRITT, Iowa – Racing returns to Hancock County Speedway Friday night, with five IMCA divisions on the June 11 card. 

The Hancock County District Fair Board has taken over promotion of weekly events, slated to feature IMCA Modifieds, IMCA Sunoco Stock Cars, IMCA Sunoco Hobby Stocks, Karl Kustoms Northern SportMods and Mach-1 Sport Compacts, for the remainder of the season. 

“We would like to thank Ryan, Holly and Daryl for all of the work they have put into the track for the past year and a half,” said Ryan Hiscocks, a fair board director. “The facility is in great shape. The weather looks to be great for Friday and we invite everyone to come out and enjoy the races.” 

Three bicycles will be given away to kids attending the Friday race program at Britt, on Hillenga Seeds and Trulson Auto Parts Night. 

On site camping is available. Pit gates open at 5 p.m. and racing follows 7 p.m. hot laps. 

Karl Kustoms Northern SportMods run for $2,500 to win and a minimum of $300 to start their main event at Hancock County’s Tuesday, June 22 MaxYield Seeds SportMod Nationals.

Racing starts at 7:30 p.m. that evening.

The $2,000 to win Hobo 40 for IMCA Stock Cars is July 30, the $3,000 to win Night of 1,000 Stars for Modifieds on Aug. 6 and $4,000 to win Night of 10,000 Starts for Modifieds on Aug. 7.

“We’re going full steam ahead with weekly programs and specials,” noted Hiscocks. “We are working with additional, potential sponsors now.”