Dakota Track Side in 11th season as IMCA sponsor 

MINOT, N.D. – Dakota Track Side gives special events awards to IMCA Modified and IMCA Sunoco Stock Car drivers this season, its 11th as a sponsor for the sanctioning body. The Minot, N.D., high performance parts retailer and fuel supplier gives $50 product certificates to designated place finishers at 30 Modified and 15 Stock Car specials. Those certificates are mailed after official race results are received at the IMCA home office. “We are pleased to be a partner with IMCA,” said Dakota Track Side’s Wyatt Olson. “They are a great association to be part of.” Dakota Track Side will have a trailer at approximately 60 events at North Da­kota tracks over the course of 2018. Information about Dakota Track Side products and services, as well as the trailer travel schedule, is available by calling 701 852-7223, on Facebook and at the www.dakotatrackside.com website. “We are coming off a great Dakota Mod and Stock Car Tour and Dakota Track Side is a big partner with the special events that are a part of that tour,” noted [Read More]

2018 Super Nationals

Harris Auto Racing in 12th season as title sponsor for Modified Race of Champions

BOONE, Iowa – Harris Auto Racing returns as title sponsor for an event that’s become one of the most prestigious for IMCA Modified competitors. For a 12th consecutive season, the Boone, Iowa, chassis manufacturer and high performance parts retailer provides a portion of the purse to be paid at the Modified Race of Champions, on Sept. 8 during the IMCA Speedway Motors Super Nationals fueled by Casey’s at Boone Speedway. Qualifying for the 12-car, 12-lap, $1,000 to win race is Friday, Sept. 7 and is open to top drivers in local track standings competing at Super Nationals, former national, regional and Super Nationals champions, and to previous race winners. One hundred and ninety-seven different drivers from 24 states and Canada have qualified for the Modified Race of Champions since 1989. Kyle Strickler of Troutman, N.C., is the defending race winner. Harris is owned by Modified driver Kyle Brown. The company has been an IMCA sponsor for 23 years. Information about Harris chassis, parts and services is available by calling 515 432-6972, on Facebook and at [Read More]


15-year sponsor Moser Engineering will give $10,000-plus in awards in five IMCA divisions 

PORTLAND, Ind. – More than $10,000 in product certificates will be issued this season by Moser Engineering, to drivers in five IMCA divisions. The Portland, Ind., rear end components manufacturer and 15-year IMCA sponsor gives those awards based on national or regional point standings, and to competitors at 80 designated special events. Runners-up in each of the five IMCA Modified regions and in both IMCA Sunoco Stock Car regions earn $300 product certificates; second place finishers in standings for both IMCA Sunoco Hobby Stock regions and in national standings for Karl Chevrolet Northern SportMods and Smiley’s Racing Products Southern SportMods all receive $200 certificates. Those awards will be presented during the national IMCA banquet in November. Place finishers at 80 designated special events for the same divisions receive $100 product certificates; those awards are mailed from the IMCA home office within a week after official race results are received. Information about Moser products is available at the www.moserengineering.com website, by calling 260 726-6689 and on Facebook. “Moser Engineering has been supporting IMCA special events for [Read More]


Renner Wraps rewards go to IMCA Modified, SportMod rookies of year

NORFOLK, Neb. – Rookie drivers in three IMCA divisions earn awards again this season from Renner Wraps. The Norfolk, Neb., graphics and promotional products supplier gives complete race car wraps to national IMCA Modified, Karl Chevrolet Northern SportMod and Smiley’s Racing Products South­ern SportMod rookies of the year. Three hundred dollar gift certificates, applicable toward the purchase of a wrap, go to each of the other four Modified regional rookies of the year. Renner Wraps also antes up $500 in cash to be paid to the lap leader(s) in the upcoming BSB Manufacturing SportMod Race of Champions at the IMCA Speedway Motors Super Nationals fueled by Casey’s. More information is available at the www.rennerwrapsandgraphics.com website or by calling 402 860-1147. Renner Wraps is in its third season of IMCA sponsorship. “The more drivers we can recognize for outstanding accomplishments early in their career the better, and Renner Wraps is in step with congratulating rookies of the year in 2018,” IMCA Marketing Director Kevin Yoder said. “We are pleased to have their support of this program.”


Champ Pans designates awards for top 10 drivers in five IMCA divisions 

EAU CLAIRE, Wis. – A diverse group of IMCA drivers is in the running for awards from Champ Pans again in 2018. The Eau Claire, Wis., manufacturer again gives $50 product certificates to top 10 drivers in national point standings for the IMCA Modified, IMCA Sunoco Stock Car, IMCA Sunoco Hobby Stock, Karl Chevrolet Northern SportMod and Smiley’s Racing Products Southern SportMod divisions. “It has been a pleasure working with IMCA over the past six years and we are excited about our partnership to support fellow racers with our quality racing products,” said Champ Pans’ Jake Redetzke. “We have had a lot of positive feedback from the drivers that have received certificates.  We are very excited to keep the relationship with IMCA and racers going into the future.” Champ Pan certificates will be presented during the national awards banquet in November or mailed begin­ning the next week from the IMCA home office. Certificates can be applied to pur­chases from Champ Pans or Champ Brackets, another JR Manufacturing Company. More information about Champ Pans and Champ [Read More]


Edelbrock backs claim engine drivers in five IMCA divisions

TORRANCE, Calif. – Edelbrock rewards the accomplishments of IMCA drivers competing with claim engines for a 21st consecutive season. The Torrance, Calif., company gives product and product certificate awards to IMCA Modi­fied, IMCA Sunoco Stock Car, IMCA Sunoco Hobby Stock, Karl Chevrolet Northern SportMod and Smiley’s Racing Products Southern SportMod drivers. Highest finish­ing claim drivers in point standings for each of the five Modified regions again receive 2975 Vic­tor Jr. intakes while top drivers in the two Stock Car regions receive Edelbrock 2701, 7121 or 2176 intakes. The highest finishing claim engine drivers in both Hobby Stock regions and in national Northern SportMod and Southern SportMod points have a choice between 2701, 7121 or 2176 intakes. Second through fifth place claim engine drivers in each Modified, Stock Car and Hobby Stock region, and in national Northern and Southern SportMod standings all receive $50 product certificates. Twenty-five dollar product certificates go to Modified and Stock Car regional rookies of the year. All Edelbrock awards will be presented during the national banquet in November or mailed beginning [Read More]


RH2 doubles IMCA awards program for 2018 

RIVERSIDE, N.J. – Twice as many IMCA drivers are in line for post-season awards from RH2 when 2018 point standings become official. The Riverside, N.J., company and official communications supplier for the sanctioning body gives Nitro helmet speakers to national champions and rookies of the year in all eight divisions. This is the first season for rookie of the year awards; all RH2 awards will be presented during the national banquet in November. “RH2 has always been about clear communication. When we had the chance to reach younger and/or newer drivers with our industry-leading Nitro helmet speakers we jumped at the opportunity,” said Gino DiFilippo. “To get a chance to put the best in the hands of new racers was something we just couldn’t overlook.” Information about RH2 products legal for use in sanctioned competition is available at the www.rh2way.com website or by calling 609 876-9530. RH2 is in its ninth year of IMCA sponsorship. “We have seen several champions defend their crown in recent years and wanted to expand the footprint for this great [Read More]


IMCA special events drivers chase awards from TomCat Performance

MOORESVILLE, N.C. – TomCat Performance is back on board as an IMCA sponsor this season, with awards for special event winners in all divisions. The wholesale division and inhouse brand of Carolina Racing Supply in Mooresville, N.C., TomCat gives quick disconnect throttle rod assemblies to main event winners at 80 designated specials throughout 2018. Certificates are mailed from the IMCA home office the week after special events results are received. The same award goes to all Stock Car and Northern SportMod heat winners during the upcoming IMCA Speedway Motors Super Nationals fueled by Casey’s; those awards will be presented at Boone Speedway. More information is available by calling Carolina Racing Supply at 704 662-8299, on Facebook and at the www.carolinaracingsupply.com website. “The distribution of throttle rod assemblies is vast once again this season, and we hope to get over 200 of them out to IMCA winners by season’s end,” said IMCA Marketing Director Kevin Yoder. “TomCat Performance has been a great partner and we are very appreciative of Tom Sandal and his team for their [Read More]


Max Papis Innovations renews awards in four IMCA divisions 

MOORESVILLE, N.C. – Second-year sponsor Max Papis Innovations has renewed an awards program that pays off for top drivers in four IMCA divisions. The Mooresville, N.C.-headquartered company gives MPI steering wheels with custom stands to the 2018 IMCA Modified, IMCA Late Model, IMCA RaceSaver Sprint Car and IMCA Sunoco Stock Car na­tional champions. Second and third-place finishers in national standings for the same divisions all receive $50 gift certificates. Owned by veteran driver Max Papis, MPI has customers at all levels of the sport and its quickly expanding its share of the dirt track market. Its network of dealers covers 20 states and Australia includes Jerovetz Motorsports Shock Service, Karl Performance, Larry Shaw Race Cars and Smiley’s Racing Products. “One of the visions of MPI was to make innovative and safe steering wheels that are accessible to drivers in all forms of racing. I have always been a supporter of grassroots racing so partnering with IMCA was a no-brainer,” said Papis. “IMCA embodies what grassroots racing is all about and I’m proud to support the series and all [Read More]


New sponsor G-Force Racing Gear gives special events awards in six IMCA divisions

ROSWELL, Ga. – The emphasis is on value and quality, in G-Force Racing Gear’s new awards program for special events drivers in six IMCA divisions. The Roswell, Ga., manufacturer of custom designed racing suits gives $50 gift certificates to a top five finisher at each of 80 specials for IMCA Modifieds, IMCA Late Models, IMCA Sunoco Stock Cars, IMCA Sunoco Hobby Stocks, Karl Chevrolet Northern SportMods and Smiley’s Racing Products Southern SportMods this year. The extensive G-Force line also includes helmets, gloves, shoes, harnesses, nets and restraints, as well as towing and crew gear. “Our products are sold across several platforms and we are already very familiar with IMCA,” said G-Force Director of Sales and Marketing Jeremy Curtis, a former dirt track racer in Kentucky. “Value and quality are where we got started as a company and we’re always talking to drivers about what their needs will be.” Curtis got an opportunity to talk to drivers at Boone Speedway during the IMCA Speedway Motors Super Nationals fueled by Casey’s. “We have been on site for [Read More]