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Simmons Promotions announces 2015 racing schedules

 

CEDAR RAPIDS — Simmons Promotions Inc. released its 2015 schedules, and dirt racing fans in Eastern Iowa will have no shortage of s ... »

Iowa Speedway's Small shovels fan's walkway

As the winter storm rolled across Iowa on Monday, Iowa Speedway President Jimmy Small took an opportunity to do some guerrilla marketing of sorts. ... »

Dale Earnhardt Jr., will rumble into TaxSlayer Bowl

 

It was kind of an odd sight from my sixth-floor downtown Jacksonville hotel room.

The familiar No. 88 Camaro driven on the NASCAR ... »

Benning returning to Independence Motor Speedway as promoter

 

INDEPENDENCE — What's old is new again for Independence Motor Speedway.

The track announced Wednesday Dana Benning and his ... »

ARCA shares weekend with IndyCar at Iowa Speedway

NEWTON — In its short time as a major-level racing facility, Iowa Speedway has become a destination track for many drivers in several ... »

Iowa Speedway announces USAC Silver Crown race

Iowa Speedway announced Tuesday morning the United States Auto Club Silver Crown Series will return to Newton for the first time since 2012. ... »

Kay finishes 2014 in style

It’s hard to find new ways to put what The Gazette’s Eastern Iowa Driver of the Year Justin Kay did in 2014 into words.

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Life in the fast lane

MANCHESTER — West Delaware junior Logan Mullen loves to race down the drag strip at speeds up to 100 miles per hour.

Mullen jus ... »

Callahan has stars align for back to back Yankee wins

FARLEY – In a 100-lap race on dirt, it takes a few different things behind the wheel to come home a winner.

Drivers have to be patien ... »

Gase secures sponsor, to make first Cup start

Every racer who’s ever strapped on a helmet at some local track in the United States has fantasized about racing in the NASCAR Sprint ... »

Eastern Iowa racers run well at IMCA Supernationals

BOONE — The IMCA Supernationals means a lot to racers and race fans.

The dirt racing event may not resonate in the national spo ... »

Eastern Iowa Driver Rankings: August 27 (Final)

 

Welcome to the Inside Track's Eastern Iowa Driver Rankings. Each week of the racing season, the Gazette's Jeremiah Davis will rank the ar ... »

Eastern Iowa Driver Rankings: August 21

 

Welcome to the Inside Track's Eastern Iowa Driver Rankings. Each week of the racing season, the Gazette's Jeremiah Davis will rank the ar ... »

Eastern Iowa Driver Rankings: August 13

 

Welcome to the Inside Track's Eastern Iowa Driver Rankings. Each week of the racing season, the Gazette's Jeremiah Davis will rank the ar ... »

Nationals’ prestige keeps legends coming back

KNOXVILLE — Collectively, they represent 137 years’ worth of Knoxville Nationals competition.

Steve Kinser, Sammy Swinde ... »

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