Jeremiah Davis
Hi, I'm Jeremiah Davis. I grew up in northwest Iowa, went to Iowa State, then spent a year living in Phoenix before coming to Cedar Rapids in May 2013. I cover auto racing and prep sports for the Gazette.

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Callahan takes Deery Bros win as Aikey falls flat

FARLEY — Seven-time IMCA Deery Brothers Summer Series for Late Models champion and Cedar Falls native Jeff Aikey looked like he was w ... »

Video: The Inside Track Race Breakdown

Wheatland driver Justin Kay raced to his 10th career IMCA Deery Brothers Summer Series for Late Models victory on April 11 at West Liberty R ... »

Droste shifting focus to IMCA Late Models

FARLEY — Advancing up the racing ladder has many challenges regardless of circumstances.

Every time a racer climbs in a new typ ... »

Kay completes Friday-Saturday sweep in IMCA Late Model

WEST LIBERTY — No, this is not a repurposed story from one of nearly 40 nights in the last year-plus of IMCA Late Model racing.

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New year, same story: Kay emerges to win Rebel 5k

DAVENPORT — As the racing season gets up to full speed, big paydays are getting drivers and fans out to the races in droves.

La ... »

Harris eyes rebound at West Liberty, Davenport

In the IMCA Deery Brothers Summer Series for Late Models season opener last Saturday at Crawford County Speedway in Denison, there were a fe ... »

Zeitner defends turf against Eastern Iowa racers in Deery opener

DENISON — When it comes to IMCA Late Model racing, Eastern Iowa drivers usually have the market cornered — especially in the D ... »

Auto racing season nears at Simmons’ tracks

Editor’s note: Jerry Mackey of Cedar Rapids has been around dirt track racing his entire life. Mackey began announcing races in the early 19 ... »

Getting a Frostbuster win takes more than speed

MARSHALLTOWN — Within today’s auto racing landscape, any time 207 cars and drivers converge on a racetrack, it’s a boon ... »

IMCA Frostbuster earns its name in Marshalltown

MARSHALLTOWN — The IMCA Frostbuster event was so named because of its placement on the calendar and what that means to Iowa.

It ... »

Several hope to unseat Kay as Summer Series king

Racing fans know well the term, “black hat.”

It’s a racer the majority of fans love to hate, a racer they root ag ... »

Cordes, Olson pick up where they left off in 2014

 

VINTON — As racers prepare to head into a new season, sometimes they can only hope all the preparation that's gone into their racin ... »

Offseason officially over with IMCA Frostbuster

At the NASCAR level over the last several years, the offseason has seemed to have gotten shorter and shorter. The season ends in November an ... »

Eastern Iowa racetrack rundown

 

With winter (hopefully) in the rearview mirror, yet another racing season is set to begin in the Midwest — having already begun in ... »

Logano holds on for first Daytona 500 win

DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. — It’s easy to forget Joey Logano is only 24 years old.

The Penske driver is entering his seventh se ... »