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Ryan Timms celebrates 410 win at Huset's Speedway

Ryan Timms celebrates 410 win at Huset's Speedway

By Inside Line Promotions (Brandon, SD) -- Ryan Timms and Brandon Bosma wrapped up Championship Weekend by reaching Victory Lane during the Huset’s Speedway season finale on Sunday.

Denny Hamlin scores at Las Vegas

Denny Hamlin scores at Las Vegas

RACINBOYS EXCLUSIVE by Lee Spencer - “Viva Las Vegas, baby,” Denny Hamlin exclaimed as he punched his ticket to the Round of 8. The driver of the No. 11 Fed Ex Toyota went 2-2'

Palou Takes First indyCar title; Herta wins finale

Palou Takes First indyCar title; Herta wins finale

By IndyCar (Long Beach, CA) -- Alex Palou clinched his first NTT INDYCAR SERIES championship with a composed drive to fourth place Sunday in the Acura Grand Prix of Long Beach

Torrence, Hagan, Enders score in St. Louis

Torrence, Hagan, Enders score in St. Louis

BY NHRA (Madison, IL) -- It was a day for defending world champions in the NHRA Camping World Drag Racing Series on Sunday at World Wide Technology Raceway, as Steve Torrence,

Hahne wins Governor’s Cup Thriller at Davenport

Hahne wins Governor’s Cup Thriller at Davenport

By Anthony Ainslie (Davenport, IA) -- One of the wildest races of the year for the Haulin’ with Hoker Trucking Super Late Models East Series went down Saturday in the 2021 Iow

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Janet Billings Memorial at Lakeside Speedway on Friday!

9/14/2021
Janet Billings Memorial at Lakeside Speedway on Friday!

By Sam Stoecklin (Kansas City, KS) -- The annual Janet Billings Memorial takes place Friday at Lakeside Speedway with an increased purse awaiting Pure Stock drivers. A-Mods, B-Mods, Stock Cars, and E-Mods also join the action in a full night of racing featuring preliminary heat races and main events in all divisions. The event is held in honor of Janet Billings, whose life was tragically cut short in December of 2014.

Lakeside Speedway General Manager Pete Howey stated, “The Pure Stock purse comes from the generosity of contributors by the hard work of the Billings family in honor of their loved one. Last year, each driver received an additional $282 for their finish. This year, on top of the additional money collected by the Billings family, Lakeside Speedway will add $500 to the overall payout if 18 to 23 cars compete.” Howey added, “If we have 24 or more cars, the speedway will boost the purse by an additional $1,000.”

So far this season in 14 Pure Stock events, Don Marrs and Spencer Reiff have four wins apiece, but it was multi-time champion Marshall Jewett, who claimed the 2021 Track Championship Title with three victories. Garry Billings, Jr., Dennie Belknap, and Mike Ryun also claimed Pure Stock wins throughout the year. Note, mention of driver name does not guarantee race appearance.

Friday also marks the end of the points-earning season for the NASCAR Advance Auto Parts Weekly Series. Heading down the stretch, several local racers are sitting at or near the top of the standings including Terry Schultz in B-Mods, Casey Shields in Stock Cars, Spencer Reiff, in Pure Stocks, and Gunner Martin in A-Mods.

The Friday timeline is as follows: Pit gate opens at 5 p.m. followed by grandstand admissions at 6 p.m. Driver pill draw closes at 6:45 followed by the pit meeting at 7, practice hot laps at 7:15, and racing to follow.

Friday ticketing: General Admission: Adults (16+) $15, Seniors/Military $12, Juniors (12-15) $5, Under 12 Free. Suites: Adults (13+) $20, Kids (2-12) $10, Under 2 Free. Terrace: Adults (16+) $15, Seniors and Military $12, Juniors (12-15) $5, Under 12 Free. For Suite and Terrace availability call (913) 299-9206. Pit Pass (other than A-Mods) 7 and Older $35, Under 7 $15. All kids 17 and under must have signed Minor Release to enter the pits.

For those unable to make it in person, you may watch the event live via pay-per-view by pointing your web browser to www.lakesideSpeedway.TV. Once on the website, in the top left area of the page next to the Lakeside Speedway logo, click on “Upcoming Live” and from there select the event from the menu that appears and follow the payment prompts and questions. The fee is $19.99.

Visit www.lakesidespeedway.net and the speedway’s Facebook page to stay current on all news regarding ‘Racing on the River’s Edge’ at Lakeside Speedway! The track location is 5615 Wolcott Dr., Kansas City, Kansas, one mile west of I-435 (exit 18) on SR 5, northwest of Kansas City.

REMAINING EVENTS:

9/17/2021 - Fall Special, A-Mods, B-Mods, Stock Cars, Pure Stocks and E-Mods

9/24/2021 - STARS Mod-Lite Nationals, A-Mods, B-Mods, Stock Cars, Pure Stocks, E-Mods and Mod Lites

10/22/2021 - FVP Platinum Battery Showdown, World of Outlaws NOS Energy Drink Sprint Car Series

10/29/2021 - 6th Annual Grant Junghans Memorial, USMTS Modifieds and USRA B-Mods

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