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Bloomsburg, Selinsgrove make up weekend racing bill for PASS

By Frank Buhrman  BLOOMSBURG, Pa. (May 19, 2022) – The River Valley Builders Pennsylvania Sprint Series gets an early start to the weekend with a rare midweek show at Bloomsburg Fair Speedway, then move to its most-often-visited 2022 track, Selinsgrove Speedway, for more action on Saturday night.  Tonight’s (Thursday’s) race will be the second for PASS at the beautiful Bloomsburg track, built last year inside the horse-racing facility that also held auto races through the years. The IMCA RaceSaver cars visited last season for an event co-sanctioned by three regional RaceSaver series and Zack Bealer of the Mid-Atlantic Sprint Series regular Zack Bealer took home the win.  PASS is scheduled to appear at Bloomsburg again this year on July 13.  Pit gates will open at 4 p.m., with grandstands opening at 5 p.m. and racing scheduled to begin at 7 p.m.  Saturday’s race will be the second this year for PASS at Selinsgrove; the last time the series was scheduled to race, rain had other ideas. Hometown driver Ken Duke won the year’s first series [Read More]

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Benton Co. Speedway celebrates IMCA Modified anniversary with $4,300 to win Memorial Day show

VINTON, Iowa (May 18, 2022) – It will be an anniversary special to remember on Monday, May 30 as Friesen Performance IMCA Modifieds run for $4,300 to win at Benton County Speedway’s 43rd Anniversary event.  Winner of the Memorial Day feature at The Bullring earns Fast Shafts All-Star Invitational qualifying eligibility. The main event also pays $400 to start while Friesen Performance IMCA Northern SportMods run for $1,700 to win and a minimum of $170 to start their 17th Anniversary feature.  IMCA Speedway Motors Weekly Racing National, Modified Razor Chassis North Central Region and KMJ Performance State points will be awarded. Winners receive six-foot trophies and also have their name engraved on a trophy to be displayed at the track.  Pit gates open at 3 p.m. and the grandstand opens at 4 p.m. with hot laps at 5:15 p.m. and racing at 6 p.m. Spectator admission is $18 for adults, $16 for seniors and veterans, $5 for students ages 6-14 and free for ages five and under.  Pre-entry is $45 for Modifieds or $30 for SportMods if paid by [Read More]

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IMCA Stock Cars race for $5,000 top prize at Clay County Classic

SPENCER, Iowa (May 17, 2022)– IMCA Sunoco Stock Cars get top billing at the Clay County Fair Speedway Masters Manufacturing Classic, running for $5,000 to win, a minimum of $500 to start and a guaranteed starting spot in the B & B Race Cars All-Star Invitational on Monday, May 23. The winner also receives an additional $1,000 if they accepted the Back Row Challenge from Bullet Construction. The $250 hard charger award is presented by Nielsen Home Improvement.  Drivers can go to MyRacePass by midnight on May 20 to pay an early entry fee of $100; entry fee is $150 after that date. Friesen Performance IMCA Modified, IMCA Sunoco Hobby Stock and Friesen Performance IMCA Northern SportMod features all pay $1,000 to win and the Mach-1 IMCA Sport Compact feature pays $500 to win. The Modified winner also becomes eligible to qualify for the Fast Shafts All-Star Invitational.  IMCA Speedway Motors Weekly Racing National, regional and KMJ Performance State points will be awarded. Pit passes are $35. Pits open at 5 p.m. and the grandstand [Read More]

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Rushmore Racing Tour makes 2022 Park Jefferson visit

By Mark Adkins JEFFERSON, S.D. (May 12, 2022) – The Nebraska Modified Lites are set to thrill the Park Jefferson International Speedway crowd Saturday, May 14. They spotlight more season points racing for the Friesen Performance IMCA Modifieds newly locally sponsored by JZ Diesel, Friesen Performance IMCA Northern SportMods, IMCA Sunoco Stock Cars locally sponsored by J&J Fitting, IMCA Sunoco Hobby Stocks locally sponsored by Q and Feather Again, and Mach-1 IMCA Sport Compacts locally sponsored by Fox 620. The Nebraska Mod Lite series is making the third stop on a 16-race schedule. They previously were on the dirt track surfaces at 1-80 in Greenwood, Neb., and Beatrice, Neb. Fans in attendance should be on the lookout for the Raffurty name Saturday, as three of the top four on the points standings sport the moniker led by defending national champion Dillon who leads brother Michael by one point through two weeks.Gates and pits open at 5 p.m., with hot laps beginning at 6 p.m. Tickets for the Saturday, May 14 event can be purchased through [Read More]

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Four IMCA features each pay $1K at Stuart’s Dynamic Drivelines Dirt Duel

STUART, Iowa ­(May 10, 2022) – Drivers in four IMCA divisions are in the running for $1,000 top checks during a rare Monday show at Karl Chevrolet Stuart International Speedway.  The May 16 Dynamic Drivelines Dirt Duel sees Friesen Performance IMCA Modifieds, IMCA Sunoco Stock Cars, IMCA Sunoco Hobby Stocks and Friesen Performance IMCA Northern SportMods contend in $1,000 to win features.  Modified and Stock Car winners also earn Fast Shafts All-Star Invitational and B & B Racing Chassis All-Star Invitational qualifying eligibility, respectively.  Mach-1 Sport Compacts complete the card. IMCA Speedway Motors Weekly Racing National, regional, KMJ Performance State and track points will be awarded. Hot laps are at 6:30 p.m. and racing starts at 7 p.m. Pit passes are $30. More information is available from promoter Mike Van Genderen at 641 521-0330. 

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Monumental IMCA Rushmore State Wide Open Tour travels to Wagner, Park Jefferson, New Raceway Park

WAGNER, S.D. (May 6, 2022) – A monumental tour for five IMCA divisions is in the works at three South Dakota speedplants. Opening night Friday, May 13 for the Rushmore State Wide Open Tour is at Wagner Speedway with the Saturday, May 14 show at Park Jefferson Speedway and the Sunday, May 15 finale at The New Raceway Park.  Friesen Performance IMCA Modifieds and IMCA Sunoco Stock Cars both race for $1,000 to win, Friesen Performance IMCA Northern SportMods and IMCA Sunoco Hobby Stocks both for $400 to win and Mach-1 IMCA Sport Compacts for $200 to win each night. Modified feature winners become eligible to qualify for the Fast Shafts All-Star Invitational while Stock Car winners become eligible to qualify for the B & B Racing Chassis All-Star Invitational. IMCA Speedway Motors Weekly Racing National, regional, KMJ Performance State and track points will be given each night; Modifieds earn national, Razor Chassis North Central Region and state points at Wagner.  All three programs are draw/redraw. Pit passes are $35 and entry fee each night [Read More]

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$3,000 is top prize at I-30’s IMCA STARS Mod Lite Short Track Nationals

LITTLE ROCK, Ark. (May 2, 2022) – IMCA STARS Mod Lites run for shares of a galaxy-sized purse at their Short Track Nationals May 6 and 7 at I-30 Speedway. Winner of the fourth annual event, presented by Bumper to Bumper and sanctioned by IMCA for the first time, earns $3,000 with a minimum of $300 paid to start the feature.  Top three finishers in Friday night heat races earn $50, $30 and $20, respectively, with winners advancing to the main event grid. Last-chance qualifying races and the feature are on Saturday. Non-qualifier pay is $150.  Yoshimura bonuses of $250, $150 and $100 will be paid to the top three finishing eligible drivers.  IMCA Speedway Motors Weekly Racing National, KMJ Performance State and track points will be awarded. Entry fee of $100 includes the driver’s pit pass if paid by May 4. Pit passes are $30 both days. Adult spectator admission is $10 on Friday and $15 on Saturday with kids ages 12 and under admitted free both days.  Pit gates and the grandstand open [Read More]

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Cocopah Speedway hosts Corning Memorial this weekend

SOMERTON, Ariz. (May 2, 2022) – A track champion and long-time IMCA driver will be remembered this Saturday, May 7 at Cocopah Speedway’s third annual Mike Corning Memorial.  Friesen Performance IMCA Modifieds race for $1,044 to win and Fast Shafts All-Star Invitational qualifying eligibility that evening. The Friesen Performance IMCA Northern SportMod feature pays $544 to win, the IMCA Sunoco Hobby Stock feature $344 and the Mach-1 Sport Compact feature $244.  Pit passes are $35. Grandstand admission is $15 for adults and $12 for seniors and military, with kids ages 12 and under free.  Gates open at 3 p.m. and spectator seating opens at 5 p.m. The first green flag flies at 7 p.m.  IMCA Speedway Motors Weekly Racing National, regional, KMJ Performance and track points will be awarded. More information is available on Facebook or from Brad Whitfield at 602 292-7607. The Corning Memorial will be broadcast by IMCA.TV.

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Marshalltown’s Dale DeFrance Memorial features four IMCA divisions

MARSHALLTOWN, Iowa (April 29, 2022) – Four IMCA divisions are on the Thursday night card for the fifth annual Dale DeFrance Memorial at Karl Auto Group Marshalltown Speedway.  Friesen Performance IMCA Modifieds run for $1,000 to win along with Fast Shafts All-Star Invitational qualifying eligibility in their May 5 feature.  IMCA Sunoco Stock Cars and Friesen Performance IMCA Northern SportMods both run for $500 to win, IMCA Sunoco Hobby Stocks for a $300 top check.  Feature winners receive certificates from Performance Bodies and a case of oil. Hard luck drivers get certificates for drive shafts courtesy of Fast Shafts. Drivers in all divisions will also be entered in a random draw for a complete race wrap from Capitol Signs.  Approximately $15,000 in cash will be added to the purse and winner’s shares may be increased; more certificates and product awards will be given as well.  IMCA Speedway Motors Weekly Racing National, regional and KMJ Performance State points will be awarded.  Pit gates open at 5:15 p.m. and the grandstand opens at 5:30 p.m. Hot laps [Read More]

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Kings, Thunderbowl, Merced all prepped for May 2-7 IMCA Central California Clash dates

HANFORD, Calif. (April 26, 2022) – Three IMCA divisions fill the card each of six nights in the May 2-7 Central California Clash. Friesen Performance IMCA Modifieds run for $1,000 to win and Fast Shafts All-Star Invitational qualifying eligibility each night, Friesen Performance IMCA Northern SportMods vie for $750 to win and IMCA Sunoco Stock Cars for $600 to win. The Clash is at Keller Auto Speedway at Kings Fairgrounds in Hanford on Monday and Tuesday, May 2 and 3; at Tulare Thunderbowl Raceway Wednesday and Thursday, May 4 and 5; and at Merced Speedway Friday and Saturday, May 6 and 7. Kings opens the pits at 2 p.m. and grandstand at 4 p.m. with the drivers’ meeting at 5:15 p.m. and racing at 6 p.m. Grandstand admission is $20 for adults and $15 for seniors, military and students. Tulare opens at pits at 2 p.m. and grandstand at 4 p.m. The drivers’ meeting is at 4:45 p.m. and racing is at 6 p.m. Adult ticket prices are $20 for the grandstands and $15 for [Read More]