Robbie Eilers Danny Ems Jacob Rexing CLICK HERE FOR MORE PHOTOS FROM THE BUD POHLE MEMORIAL FALL SPORTSMAN NATIONALS AT I-55 RACEWAY! UMP DIRTcar/AARA Sportsman – 49 EntriesHeat 11. 911 Jon Ripperda2. 6r Rick Ruch3. 12 Troy Naeger4. 6 Justin Ketrow5. 64 Jim Smith6. 29s Chris Simmerman7. 105 Rich Lawson8. 184 John Wells9. 87 Gary Haynes10. 28j Bert JacobyRead More »
Josh Richards claims Pepsi Nationals Title! Matt Mevert, Kent Nations & Earl Pryor also take wins at I-55 Raceway!
Josh Richards Matt Mevert Kent Nations Earl Pryor CLICK HERE FOR MORE PHOTOS FROM I-55 RACEWAY! World of Outlaw/UMP DIRTcar Late Models – 42 Entries Qualifying 18 Shannon Babb 12.096 29 Darrell Lanigan 12.237 1 Josh Richards 12.239 71d Ron Davies 12.291 25 Jason Feger 12.325 00 Randy Korte 12.356Read More »
Richards Rolls To Eighth World of Outlaws Late Model Series Victory Of Season In Pepsi Nationals At I-55 Raceway
Josh Richards CLICK HERE FOR MORE PHOTOS FROM THE PEPSI NATIONALS AT I-55 RACEWAY! Two-Time Defending Tour Champion Inches Closer To Eckert In Points Standings With Flawless Effort PEVELY, MO – Sept. 17, 2011 – Josh Richards continued his assault on the World of Outlaws Late Model Series record book – and the top spot in the points standings – with a convincing victory in Saturday night’s 29th annual Pepsi Nationals at I-55 Raceway. The national tour’s two-time defending champion was flawless in the 55-lap A-Main. He roared off the outside pole to grab the lead at the start and never looked back, controlling the entire distance without facing a single serious challenge.Read More »
Randy Korte Tim Hancock Jeff Herzog Earl Pryor CLICK HERE FOR MORE PHOTOS FROM I-55 RACEWAY! Pevely, MO (September 3rd, 2011) I-55 Raceway dodged the rain and had a packed house for the Fan Appreciation Night and Kids Nickel Race. Randy Korte of Highland, Illinois dominated the UMP DIRTcar Late Model main event and claimed his second win of 2011 at I-55 Raceway. As Korte paced the field by a comfortable margin, second place would have a three car battle raging for most of the event. Michael Kloos, Dave Jumper and Rickey Frankel would fight hard for the second spot until Kloos would gain control of it around lap twenty and hang on for a second place finish. Jumper would beat Frankel to the line to finish third. Mark Miner would finish fifth behind Frankel.Read More »
Jesse Stovall wins in thrilling fashion at I-55 Raceway! Tim Hancock, Troy Medley, T.J. Eilers & Jacob Rexing also take exciting wins!
Jesse Stovall wins in a photo finish over Brandon Sheppard! Tim Hancock Troy Medley T.J. Eilers Jacob Rexing CLICK HERE FOR MORE PHOTOS FROM I-55 RACEWAY! Pevely, MO (August 27th, 2011) Jesse Stovall and Brandon Sheppard gave the fans one of the most thrilling races they will ever witness as they both came from deep starting positions to battle side by side the final five laps at the Valvoline Battle Royal featuring the MARS vs UMP DIRTcar Late Models. Sheppard started thirteenth and used the same line he used a few months earlier at I-55 Raceway, when he lapped almost the entire field, to take the lead on lap twenty-six. Meanwhile, Stovall was working his way to the front as well after starting nineteenth by using the same line as Sheppard.Read More »
Scott Weber Scott Weber Troy Naeger Aron Faulkner Danny Ems CLICK HERE FOR MORE PHOTOS FROM I-55 RACEWAY! Pevely, MO (August 13th, 2011) I-55 Raceway’s pit area was filled with 125 racecars that were prepared to battle on the high banked 1/3 mile dirt oval. Track crews had their hands full as well as two separate rain showers temporarily halted the program and forced track crews to rework the track’s surface. However, in the end, crews had a fast, smooth surface that provided some excellent racing.Read More »
Mark Miner CLICK HERE FOR MORE PHOTOS FROM I-55 RACEWAY! Pevely, MO (August 6th, 2011) A strong field of 35 UMP DIRTcar Modifieds were on hand for the $1,000 to win special run in conjunction with the World of Outlaw Sprint Car Series event. Mark Miner returned to the Modified division with a brand new race car after being off several weeks and proceeded to dominate the night’s action. Miner started on the pole for the main event and took command from the start and led all twenty laps to earn the victory. Scott Weber hounded Steve Maisel for the second spot for much of the first half of the race and finally made the pass and went on to finish in the second spot. Maisel had his best run of the season at I-55 Raceway finishing third. Doug Wood had another strong outing as he came home in the …Read More »
From left to right: I-55 Raceway promoter Ray Marler, Jason Meyers, Craig Dollansky, Lucas Wolfe, World Racing Group President Brian Carter CLICK HERE FOR MORE PHOTOS FROM THE IRONMAN 55! Minnesotan earns seventh victory of year; runner-up Meyers extends points lead PEVELY, Mo. — Aug. 6, 2011 — Craig Dollansky was breathless in victory lane on Saturday night after capturing the Ironman 55 at hot and humid I-55 Raceway, but he still managed to crack a smile as he celebrated his seventh World of Outlaws Sprint Car Series win of the season. “I am absolutely spent,” said Dollansky, of Elk River, Minn., as he tried to lift the 55-pound trophy. “Fifty-five laps is a long time out there and the track was just so fast all night long since they had about 3 inches of rain here the day before. It also was about 95 degrees plus the humidity just …Read More »
Mark Voigt Michael Long Ken Rumble Rob Shaw Cole Sellers CLICK HERE FOR MORE PHOTOS FROM I-55 RACEWAY!Pevely, MO (July 23rd, 2011) I-55 Raceway honored Laura Jones Jumper with a special Memorial Race to show their appreciation for everything she did for I-55 Raceway and racing in general. Marathon Financial and Vinson Mortgage came onboard to sponsor the event that included a big increase in the purse for all four divisions.Read More »
Tim Manville Ray Walsh Brad Paquet Earl Pryor CLICK HERE FOR MORE PHOTOS FROM I-55 RACEWAY! Pevely, MO (July 16th, 2011) TIm Manville outdueled Mark Voigt and Mark Miner to claim his second UMP DIRTcar Late Model feature win of 2011 at I-55 Raceway! Manville, Voigt and Miner battled for the lead the entire twenty-five laps that went green to checkered without a caution. Manville used the highside to pace the pack while Voigt stayed right in his tracks and Miner worked the low side. As the trio got into lapped traffic, they really started dicing around for the lead, often going three-wide as they battled for the top spot. The three reach heavy lapped traffic with three laps remaining, allowing Jeff Johns to make it a four car battle for the lead. Manville would work the traffic flawlessly and would get the win. Voigt would just edge Miner for …Read More »