Kevin Richards kicked off the running of the NAPA Auto Parts Idaho 200 weekend with a win in the Friday night Inland Northwest Super Stock Association 100-lap main event.
SATURDAY, JULY 31, 2010
Racers in Top Alcohol Dragster and Top Alcohol Funny Cars made their initial qualifying runs today along with the rest of the classes in competition. All classes will make final qualifying and time trial runs on Saturday beginning at noon.
FRIDAY, JULY 30, 2010
On tap for both Friday and Saturday night is a special exhibition featuring Nostalgia Nitro Funny Cars and Jet Cars. The Funny Cars will make two qualifying passes on Friday with three rounds of eliminations on Saturday night.
THURSDAY, JULY 29, 2010
Steve Kinser started on the outside of the front row and battled his teammate Donny Schatz in the early going, taking the top spot from him on the fifth lap as the pair exited turn four, using the low side of the four-tenths-mile to surge...
WEDNESDAY, JULY 28, 2010
Jet cars are part of this weekend's big Lucas Oil Drag Racing Series stop at Spokane County Raceway. Mark Stevens and David Douthit lead the charge.
MONDAY, JULY 26, 2010
Officials ruled that Dave Villwock did not leave enough room for Steve David in the U-1 Oh Boy! Oberto to his inside as the two came through the final turn. The one lap penalty on Villwock gave David and the Oberto team their third straight...
SUNDAY, JULY 25, 2010
Blake Williams continued his hot streak in late model racing with a win in the 75-lap Appleway Chevrolet Parts Center ICAR Series. Shane Brim nabbed a victory in the Northwest Outlaw Street Stocks main event all held at Stateline Speedway.
Allen Johnson picked up his third win in a four year stretch at Bandimere Speedway just outside of Denver, Colorado as the Mopar driver zoomed to victory in the NHRA Full Throttle Drag Racing Series Mopar Mile High Nationals Pro Stock finale.
It appeared that Chip Ganassi's NASCAR driver Juan Pablo Montoya would be the person to deliver a sweep of auto racing crown jewels for car owners, the Daytona 500, Indy 500 and Brickyard 400. Suddenly Montoya was forced to the sidelines with damage from a...
Steve David and Dave Villwock head into Sunday's final rounds of hyrdoplane racing in Tri-Cities with fresh of victories in Saturday's heat races. Both will have good starting positions as the Columbia Cup continues to narrow the field to this afternoon's finale.
Kyle Busch continued to show the hot hand as he earned his 38th career victory on the NASCAR Nationwide Series. This time the checkers fell with Bisch in front at the famed O'Reilly Raceway Park in Clermont, Ind.
It's only fitting that an NHRA Full Throttle Drag Racing Series event sponsored by Mopar that their Mopar sponsored Funny Car claims the No. 1 qualifying position.
Greg Hodnett dove under Paul McMahan in turn two on the 26th lap to take the top spot and would lead the final five circuits of the 30-lapper to pick up his 10th career World of Outlaws A-Feature win and his fourth in the last...
SATURDAY, JULY 24, 2010
The stars of the NHRA's top professional divisions rode into Denver with Ashley Force Hood among the top qualifiers.
THURSDAY, JULY 22, 2010
Joey Saldana has one goal this season and that is to win his first World of Outlaws championship. He is halfway to achieving that feat, as a very strong first half of the 2010 season has him on top of the series championship standings on...
TUESDAY, JULY 20, 2010
SUNDAY, JULY 18, 2010
Gary Lewis, the three-time Idaho 200 champion, made a statement in Montana that this summer it may more of the same as he won the Montana 200 on Saturday night setting the stage for a run towards four straight Inland Empire crowns.
Despite a stiff neck that kept him out of Nationwide Series practice earlier in the day, Kevin Harvick, who won the pole on Friday before a power failure forced postponement of the race itself, cruised to his third victory in four NASCAR Camping World Truck...
NHRA Full Throttle Drag Racing actions continues on Sunday with final rounds beginning at 11 a.m. The event is televised on ESPN2.
Motorsports correspondent Doug Pace keeps up with motorsports news and notes from around the region.