It was a historic night as Auto Clearing Motor Speedway hosted the first NASCAR-sanctioned event in the province of Saskatchewan as the NASCAR Canadian Tire Series made its debut at the .333-mile oval.
FRIDAY, JULY 31, 2009
Defending Idaho 200 champion, Gary Lewis, has won two straight 200's at Stateline Speedway, three consecutive Montana 200's and is looking do add a third Idaho crown this weekend in the 10th Annual running of the quarter-mile facilities premier event.
While Stateline Speedway is in the midst of hosting its 10th Annual Idaho 200 weekend there is still plenty more options available to race fans from drag racing to motorcycles and Legends cars. Check out what's on tap this weekend.
Jeff Fenton will have his work cut out for him on Friday night as the Inland Northwest Super Stock Association points leader will be out to stay ahead of second-place running David Garber and will have to contend with several new drivers trying to grab...
THURSDAY, JULY 30, 2009
Minegar Racing's two-car effort will be out in force this weekend at the Idaho 200 in search of win's in the 100-lap Carbon X Rocky Mountain Challenge Series and the Idaho 200. One half of the team, Craig Bell, is hoping to turn around a...
Jason Sides won his second career main event at Ohsweken Speedway, as he was also victorious in 2007 when the World of Outlaws made their debut at the 3/8-mile located in Ontario, Canada.
At age 51, Ron Hornaday’s fifth win of 2009 ties him with Harry Gant and Joe Ruttman for the most wins in the same season by a driver over the age of 50.
A familar name in Unlimited Hydroplane racing returns to the SeaFair pits this weekend to help guide the U-25 team driven by Dr. Ken Muscatel.
Stateline Speedway kicked off its 10th Annual Idaho 200 week with some great Wednesday Night Fever action at the Post Falls quarter-mile.
WEDNESDAY, JULY 29, 2009
As a two-time and defending Idaho 200 champion, Gary Lewis knows that he will have his work cut out for a third straight victory come this Sunday's main event.
The 2010 Ford Mustang will join the 2010 Fusion (Sprint Cup) and the 2009 Ford F-Series (Camping World Truck Series) as Ford’s competitive entries in NASCAR’s three major professional series.
Jason Meyers took the lead on a restart from Jason Sides in turn three on the 10th lap and would pace the field for the remainder of the 30-lap contest to score his fifth A-Feature win of the season.
John Dillon leads the chase for the 2009 RMCS championship with Jeff Jefferson nipping at his heels but it's Thane Alderman that will be looking for a repeat performance on Saturday night.
TUESDAY, JULY 28, 2009
After apparent race winner, Jason Fraser, was disqualified for a rules violation series officials moved Pete Harding to the top spot in the 100-lap event held at Evergreen Speedway.
Jim Inglebright brings momentum with him, after winning the most recent NASCAR Camping World Series West race – which was at Portland (Ore.) International Raceway on July 19 as he heads to Miller Motorsports park in Utah this weekend.
What the North Carolina area is to stock cars the greater Seattle region is for Unlimited Hydroplane racing-home to the majority of races teams and a stop on the seasonal schedule. After a swing to the Midwest that wrapped up last weekend in the Tri-Cities...
A look at the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series top 12, along with other notable drivers, going into the Sunoco Red Cross Pennsylvania 500 at Pocono Raceway on August 2.
MONDAY, JULY 27, 2009
This event is slated to be one of the largest events of the season at Spokane County Raceway, with racing action including Nostalgia Nitro Funny Cars, Pro Mods, A/Fuel Dragsters, Nostalgia Alcohol Funny Cars and Jet Cars.
Jimmie Johnson ran behind race leader Juan Pablo Montoya and Mark Martin until Montoya received a pass-through speeding penalty during a late race pit stop.
Antron Brown, Tim Wilkerson, Jason Line and Andrew Hines were winners in their categories at the NHRA Full Throttle Drag Racing Series event in Sonoma, Calif.
For Craig Dollansky, it was the 29th A-Feature win of his career with the World of Outlaws and the first triumph of his career in the state of New York. He has now won A-Feature events in 18 different states with the series.
Motorsports correspondent Doug Pace keeps up with motorsports news and notes from around the region.