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  • FrisbieAtchisonOct21

    Frisbie, Watt shine at Atchison County Raceway

    October 22, 2016

    By Rick Staley (Atchison, KS) — The top 6 in each class are locked into the top 6 starting positions for Saturday night’s features. Non Wing Micro Sprints would be the first to enter the cage and set the high standard of racing action. Kelby Watt #1K would take the early lead and never relinquish […]

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    NCRA closes 2016 this Saturday at 81 Speedway

    October 18, 2016

    By David Smith, Jr., NCRA PR (Park City, KS) — The 46th consecutive season for the National Championship Racing Association of Park City, Kansas presented by Precise Racing Products will come to an end this coming Saturday night, October 22, as all four of the series divisions head to Salina Speedway in Salina, Kansas. It […]

  • NASCAR Sprint Cup Series Hollywood Casino 400

    Harvick emerges victorious at Kansas Speedway

    October 17, 2016

    By Reid Spencer, NASCAR WIre Service (Kansas City, KS) — He did it again. Last in the Chase for the NASCAR Sprint Cup standings and faced with an uphill struggle to make the Round of 8, Kevin Harvick and his No. 4 Stewart-Haas Racing team did what they do best—win with their backs to the […]

  • BowersAtchisonOct15

    Bowers crowned ‘King of the Cage’ at Atchison County Raceway

    October 17, 2016

    By Rick Staley (Atchison, KS) — As the stage was set for the top six starting positions from Friday Nights great racing action Pole Dashes” and Heat Races would kick off. Pole Dash to determine starting position for the top six and heats for the rest of the field. John Brown Construction Kids Mods would […]

  • NASCAR XFINITY Series Kansas Lottery 300

    Busch wins third straight Kansas Lottery 300 at Kansas Speedway

    October 16, 2016

    By Reid Spencer, NASCAR Wire Service (Kansas City, KS) — Kyle Busch’s domination of Saturday’s Kansas Lottery 300 at Kansas Speedway was about the only predictable thing that happened in the first race of the Round of 8 in the inaugural NASCAR XFINITY Series Chase. In winning his fourth XFINITY race at the 1.5-mile track, […]

  • BriscoeARCAoct14

    Briscoe wins at Kansas plus ARCA championship

    October 15, 2016

    By ARCA PR (Kansas City, KS) — Chase Briscoe ended the season with an exclamation point, winning the Kansas 150 Friday night at Kansas Speedway and the 2016 ARCA Racing Series presented by Menards national championship, all in his rookie year on the job. “It’s so cool to finally reward Cunningham Motorsports with their first […]

  • BowersAtchisonOct14

    Bowers headlines at Atchison County Raceway

    October 15, 2016

    By Rick Staley (Atchison, KS) — The top 6 in each division of the following results will be qualified for the top 6 positions for Saturday night’s feature events. The top 6 starting order will be decided with a dash for the pole Saturday night. John Brown Construction Kids Modz would enter the cage three […]

  • NASCAR XFINITY Series Drive For The Cure 300 Presented by Blue Cross Blue Shield of North Carolina

    Xfinity Series Chase Round of 8 starts at Kansas Speedway

    October 14, 2016

    By NASCAR (Kansas City, KS) — With the conclusion of the NASCAR XFINITY Series Chase Round of 12, four drivers were eliminated from title contention – Ty Dillon, Ryan Sieg, Brennan Poole and Brandon Jones – leaving eight championship contenders to battle it out at the next three tracks. Kansas Speedway, Texas Motor Speedway and […]

  • HPTOct13

    Road Course repave underway at Heartland Park Topeka

    October 14, 2016

    By HPT (Topeka, KS) — After examining numerous options and possible repair methods, the ownership group of the New Heartland Park Topeka have selected Sunflower Paving Inc out of Lawrence, KS to handle a complete repaving of our 2.5-mile, championship caliber road course. Work on removing the existing surface began on October 11 and is […]

  • SchraderHelmetARCAOct12

    ARCA heads to Kansas after fire at series headquarters

    October 13, 2016

    By ARCA (Toledo, OH) — – In 1981, a young and relatively unknown kid from Fenton, Missouri made his ARCA Racing Series debut in the Daytona ARCA 200, driving a Ford Grenada to an eighth-place finish. While the car he drove is long gone, the driver, Ken Schrader, saved the open-face Bell helmet he wore […]

  • NASCAR Sprint Cup Series Go Bowling 400

    Big stakes on the line for chasers at Kansas Speedway

    October 13, 2016

    By NASCAR (Kansas City, KS) — Charlotte shook up the Chase Grid as five Chase for the NASCAR Sprint Cup drivers finished 30th or below while Jimmie Johnson sped to victory to clinch the first automatic berth in the Round of 8. Here’s how the Chase Grid shakes out heading into Sunday’s Hollywood Casino 400 […]

  • ButeraKansasSpeedwayOct12

    Royals catcher Drew Butera to drive pace car at Kansas Speedway

    October 12, 2016

    By Kansas Speedway (Kansas City, KS) — Kansas Speedway announced today that Kansas City Royals catcher, and member of the 2015 World Series championship team, Drew Butera will be the honorary pace car driver for the Hollywood Casino 400 on Sunday, Oct. 16. Last year, Butera made his post-season debut in Game 4 of the […]

  • CampbellCampbellOct10

    Campbell, Leonard, McAninch top NCRA action at 81 Speedway

    October 11, 2016

    By David Smith, NCRA PR (Park City, KS) — Jeremy Campbell took advantage of John Carney II misfortune to claim his second National Championship Racing Association of Park City, Kansas presented by Precise Racing Products 360-ci sprint car feature win in a row Saturday night at 81 Speedway in Park City. Danny Wood and Carney […]