Stories tagged: Doug Pace
Thu., Sept. 7, 2017, 5:08 p.m.
Doug Pace: Stateline Speedway wraps up oval track season
Stateline Speedway wraps up its oval track season on Saturday night with championship racing in the Late Model, Hobby Stock, Legends and Bandolero divisions.
UPDATED: Thu., July 27, 2017, 8:09 p.m.
Doug Pace on Auto Racing: This season’s chase to the championship features plenty of new faces
The Northwest Super Late Model Series returns to the Spokane region for the final time this season with Saturday’s running of the Venom Energy 125 at Spokane County Raceway’s half-mile …
Thu., July 6, 2017, 5:48 p.m.
Doug Pace: Stateline Speedway hosts Freedom 200 on Saturday
Stateline Speedway continues the string of big-money super late model races to come to the Inland Northwest as they feature the Freedom 200 on Saturday. Fresh on the heels of …
UPDATED: Thu., June 22, 2017, 8:04 p.m.
Doug Pace: Region’s top road racers ready for Northwest Grand Prix
Road racing’s top performers from across the region descend on Spokane County Raceway this weekend for the running of the Northwest Grand Prix.
Sun., May 14, 2017, 5:49 p.m.
Todd Gilliland races to victory in NASCAR K&N Pro Series race at Spokane County Raceway
On a damp and cold Saturday night for the running of the NASCAR K&N Pro Series Toyota/NAPA 150 at Spokane County Raceway, it was North Carolina’s Todd Gilliland who brought …
Thu., April 20, 2017, 7:57 p.m.
Doug Pace: Brycen Tarr back at Spokane County Raceway with goal of building fan base
When Spokane County Raceway’s half-mile operator, Rick Nelson, set out during the offseason to add to his leadership team he was looking for an individual who would know the market, …
Thu., Sept. 29, 2016, 6:39 p.m.
Pace: Garbers continue to leave mark in racing
Race fans know the name Garber means victories and championships are sure to be included in the auto-racing resume.
Thu., Sept. 22, 2016, 6:25 p.m.
Pace: Motorsports icon Don Wilbur dies at 76
Inland Northwest motorsports icon Don Wilbur, instrumental in the building of the go-kart facility for the Spokane Kart Racing Association, champion NHRA car owner, organizer of car shows for nearly …
Thu., Aug. 25, 2016, 3:57 p.m.
Doug Pace: Packed docket for Stateline’s final Saturday night races of season
Stateline Speedway’s final Saturday night race of the season features the Late Models, Legends, Hobby Stocks and Bandoleros on the tight quarter-mile Post Falls oval.
Thu., Aug. 18, 2016, 1:04 p.m.
Racing pioneer Jay Robideaux remembered fondly
Jay Robideaux, a pioneer of auto racing throughout the Pacific Northwest and one of Edsol Sneva’s chief rivals, passed away last week at the age of 95.
Sun., Aug. 7, 2016, 6:07 p.m.
Havens wins Idaho 200
The NAPA Auto Parts Idaho 200 held Saturday night at Stateline Speedway featured thrills, spills and plenty of emotions. In the end, 22-year old Braeden Havens of Medical Lake stood …
Thu., June 30, 2016, 7:48 p.m.
Drifting returns to Spokane County Raceway
Drifting returns to Spokane County Raceway this weekend for the second annual Independence Matsuri race with a two-day competition scheduled for the popular form of motorsports. Last summer’s event drew …
Thu., June 2, 2016, 6:34 p.m.
New circuit hits Stateline Speedway
Stateline Speedway gets back to its Saturday night racing schedule this weekend after Mother Nature wreaked havoc on several dates in recent weeks. On tap will be Late Models, Hobby …
Thu., May 12, 2016, 12:35 p.m.
Colville’s Tiana Berkeley stepping up game on Washington Modified Tour
Colville native Tiana Berkeley’s dirt Modified career is reaching new heights as she has joined the ranks of the Washington Modified Tour, a traveling division that races at State Fair …
Thu., May 5, 2016, 1:48 p.m.
Area motorsports: Spokane County Raceway amped up
Spokane County Raceway’s half-mile oval comes to life this weekend with its first points race of the 2016 season for the Pony Stocks, Baby Grands and Road Runners. Also on …
Thu., April 28, 2016, 6:41 p.m.
Doug Pace: SCR’s drag strip site of action on Saturday
Spokane County Raceway’s NHRA-sanctioned drag strip returns to action on Saturday for its second round of the 2016 Summit Racing Series featuring local and regional racers. Also on tap will …
Thu., April 21, 2016, 6:25 p.m.
Pace: Stateline kicks off night racing schedule
Stateline Speedway cranks up its Saturday night racing schedule for the first time in 2016 with a full slate of action in four of its most popular divisions-Late Models, Legends, …
Thu., March 31, 2016, 4:06 p.m.
Doug Pace: Nicole Behar gets opportunity to race in Southeast
Nicole Behar, a member of the NASCAR Next program and the reigning K&N Pro Series West Most Popular Driver, signed with David Gilliland Racing during the off-season to drive their …
Fri., Sept. 25, 2015
Keeping Pace: Championship night at SCR on Saturday
Andy Brown is no stranger to racing for championships on the big stage. The Spokane native has earned titles in the ICAR Late Model Series in addition to big awards …
Fri., Sept. 18, 2015
Keeping Pace: Youngster Brandon Garber goes after 2 titles on flat track
For Spokane Valley youngster Brandon Garber, Spokane Speedway’s two-day championship will be a busy affair as the 10-year-old will be chasing two titles at the motorcycle flat track. The Adams …
Fri., Sept. 11, 2015
Keeping Pace: Freeman’s Jake Nickerson will bid for national drag racing crown
For Freeman High School’s Jake Nickerson, practicing with the Scotties football program takes up much of his afternoons, but he’s also keeping focused on his racing career that has evolved …
Fri., Sept. 4, 2015
Keeping Pace: Nicole Behar continues to shine on NASCAR K&N Pro Series West
Nicole Behar still has a lot of intense racing to do this season. The Otis Orchards teen will be at the NASCAR K&N Pro Series West stop at Meridian Speedway …
Fri., Aug. 28, 2015
Keeping Pace: I-90 challenge invades SCR’s revived Super Oval
The Inland Empire’s final chance for fans to take in big-time late model racing action is Saturday at Spokane County Raceway as the Tri-Track Super Late Model Series makes its …
Fri., Aug. 14, 2015
Keeping Pace: Eagle Track Raceway hosting 8th Annual Les Weaver Memorial
Eagle Track Raceway, the iconic dirt oval located in Republic, holds the 8th Annual Les Weaver Memorial race this weekend featuring Modifieds, Super Stocks and Fever 4’s. The event also …
Fri., Aug. 7, 2015
‘Night of Fire’ to light up Spokane Co. Raceway
Spokane County Race- way’s Night of Fire drag racing event returns this weekend with the fan-favorite Nitro Top Fuel Dragster shootout against one of the fastest Jet Cars in competition. …
Fri., July 31, 2015
Pace: Blake Williams leads local charge into Idaho 200
The Idaho 200 has always offered a good mix of top-flight Northwest talent matching wits with Stateline Speedway’s veterans. Since 2011 two of the race’s last four winners (Blake Williams …
Fri., July 24, 2015
Keeping Pace: H1 Unlimited Hydroplane racing brings Gold Cup to Tri-Cities
H1 Unlimited Hydroplane racing makes the first of two Northwest stops this weekend beginning with the running of the 50th annual Columbia Cup in Kennewick followed by Seafair next Sunday …
Fri., July 17, 2015
Pace: Spokane drivers on roll going into Montana 200
Late model racing’s big-purse events in the region kick off this weekend with the Montana 200 set for Raceway Park in Kalispell. Always one of the top draws for late …
Fri., July 3, 2015
Pace: Alex Bartlett continues rise in Bandoleros
Stateline Speedway’s reigning Bandolero champion, Alex Bartlett, has been on a torrid pace this season in defense of the championship while also challenging for the track championship at Montana Raceway …
Fri., June 26, 2015
Pace: Family, friends to memorialize Edsol Sneva with race at Stateline Speedway
Appropriately, Edsol Sneva is being memorialized on a race track. Sneva, the Spokane native who died on Dec. 1, will be part of Saturday evening’s events at Stateline Speedway. Many …