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  • HendersonStudio92May16

    Henderson sets sail at Knoxville

    May 17, 2015

    By Bill Wright (Knoxville, IA) — Justin Henderson had no peer in driving the BDS Motorsports #1 to victory in 410 action at the Knoxville Raceway on Saturday.  His seventh career win was worth $3,000.  McKenna Haase made history in the 305 class as she became the first female feature winner in a sprint car […]

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    Lasoski celebrates Knoxville season-opening win

    May 10, 2015

    By Bill Wright (Knoxville, IA) — Danny Lasoski scored victory #102 at the Knoxville Raceway, but it still was a historic first.  Saturday’s event marked the first ever visit for the FVP National Sprint League at the “Sprint Car Capital of the World”, Knoxville Raceway.  Ninety-eight sprint cars were in attendance for what served as […]

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    NSL opens Knoxville Raceway 2015 season

    May 7, 2015

    By Bill Wright (Knoxville, IA) — So far, Mother Nature has been cruel to the Knoxville Raceway.  For the first time in the track’s history, the first three nights of racing have been washed out at the “Sprint Car Capital of the World”.  This Saturday night, they will give it another try in a big […]

  • KnoxvilleChampionship

    Knoxville opener rained out for third straight week.

    May 3, 2015

    By Knoxville raceway (Knoxville, IA) — Heavy rains have forced the cancellation of the racing on Saturday night, May 2 at the Knoxville Raceway.  Join us next week, Saturday, May 9 for Lucas Oil Knoxville Championship Cup Series action featuring the 410, 360 and 305 sprint car classes!  The 410 FVP National Sprint League will […]

  • KnoxvilleNightArielOct8

    Knoxville Raceway set for 2015 season opener

    May 1, 2015

    By Knoxville Raceway (Knoxville, IA) — With two rained out races this season, anticipation is mounting for a summer full of dirt track racing action at Knoxville Raceway. The 55th Annual FVP Knoxville Nationals are a keystone of the Knoxville Raceway season, and are scheduled for Wednesday, August 12th through Saturday, August 15th, 2015. Nearly […]

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    Knoxville season opener again falls to rain

    April 25, 2015

    By Knoxville Raceway (Knoxville, IA) — Rains have forced the cancellation of the racing on Saturday night, April 25 at the Knoxville Raceway.  Join us next week, Saturday, May 2 for ”Race for Your School Night” Lucas Oil Knoxville Championship Cup Series action featuring the 410, 360 and 305 sprint car classes!

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    Knoxville season opener rained out

    April 18, 2015

    (Knoxville, IA) — Impending rain storms have forced the cancellation of tonight’s Pella Motors Season Opener at the Knoxville Raceway. Join us next week, Saturday, April 25 for Lucas Oil Knoxville Championship Cup Series action!

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    Knoxville opens 2015 season this Saturday

    April 17, 2015

    (Knoxville, IA) — Knoxville Raceway opens for the 2015 season this Saturday, April 18. It’s Pella Motors Race for Schools Night, where parents can bring a special coupon with their school’s name on it and proceeds from their ticket will go back to that school. It will also be Free Kids Night, with all children […]

  • KnoxvilleJan29

    Iowa Speedway and Knoxville Raceway team up on June 20 ticket package

    December 12, 2014

    By Iowa Speedway PR (Newton, IA) — Iowa Speedway and Knoxville Raceway have teamed up to offer an unprecedented ticket package for race fans. The combo ticket provides fans the opportunity to attend the USAC Silver Crown™ Series at Iowa Speedway June 20 followed by the Lucas Oil Championship Cup Series at Knoxville Raceway later […]

  • TrostleMug

    Tribute to Bob Trostle Celebration Jan. 31 at Knoxville Raceway

    December 12, 2014

    By Andy Adamcik  (Knoxville, IA) — Midwest sprint car fans are invited to a celebration for the legendary career of sprint car builder, mechanic, and owner Bob Trostle on Saturday, Jan. 31 at Knoxville Raceway. Bob will be joined by many of his former drivers for an evening of bench racing and interviews at the […]

  • MadsenKnoxvilleNov15

    Ian Madsen among 2014 Knoxville Raceway champions honored

    November 16, 2014

    By Bill Wright (Knoxville, IA) — The Knoxville Raceway banquet was held on Saturday, November 15 at the Prairie Meadows Racetrack and Casino in Altoona, Iowa. Assorted cash and contingencies totaling over $250,000 for owners and drivers capped off an entertaining evening. A total of eight chassis giveaways highlighted a contingency package which every driver […]

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    Knoxville Raceway Hall of Famer Hank Smith dies

    November 15, 2014

    (Mount Ayr, IA) — Former Sprint Car driver and car owner Hank Smith, who was inducted into the Knoxville Raceway Hall of Fame in 1984, passed away early Saturday morning at the age of 82 following a years-long battle with Alzeimer’s disease. Smith’s driving career ended abruptly in the late 60′s after a serious accident […]

  • BirkhoferHowkSep27

    Iowa’s own Birkhofer wins Late Model Knoxville Nationals

    September 28, 2014

    By Bob Wilson (Knoxville, IA) — The Iowa boy, Brian Burkhofer, made a final lap pass of leader Scott Bloomquist to capture the 11th annual Lucas Oil Late Model Knoxville Nationals. The winning pass came as those two front runners roared out of turn four heading toward the checkered flags. Birkhofer who had won the very […]