Jeff Johns Matt Mevert Trey Harris Danny Ems Jacob Rexing CLICK HERE FOR MORE PHOTOS FROM FEDERATED AUTO PARTS RACEWAY AT I-55 Pevely, MO (April 21st, 2012) – A big field of 130 racecars filled the pit area to compete on the high banks of Federated Auto Parts Raceway at I-55 on what would turn out to be a very chilly evening. Competitors and fans were also able to keep up with the action on the new scoreboard that was just installed at the track as it let everyone know the lap count and the top five running order.Read More »
Tim Ratajczyk, Rusty Griffaw, Troy Naeger, Jacob Rexing & Danny Ems take wins at Federated Auto Parts Raceway at I-55!
Tim Ratajczyk Rusty Griffaw Troy Naeger Danny Ems Jacob Rexing CLICK HERE FOR MORE PHOTOS FROM FEDERATED AUTO PARTS RACEWAY AT I-55! Pevely, MO (April 7th, 2012) Tim Ratajczyk of Millstadt, Illinois grabbed his first UMP DIRTcar Late Model feature win in several years at Federated Auto Parts Raceway at I-55. Ratajczyk started on front row pole for the main event and used the low side to pace the field for the entire twenty-five laps. Jason McBride kept Ratajczyk within striking distance for most of the main event as he would get a nose under Ratajczyk going into each corner, only to have Ratajczyk pull away at the exit of the corners. Scott Weber got everyone’s attention in the closing laps when as he decided to go to the high side on lap twenty and appeared to find a fast line. Weber would get past McBride and challenge Ratajczyk for …Read More »
Dewayne Kiefer, Rusty Griffaw, Brad Paquet, Danny Ems & Jacob Rexing take wins at Federated Auto Parts Raceway at I-55!
Dewayne Kiefer Rusty Griffaw Brad Paquet Danny Ems Jacob Rexing CLICK HERE FOR MORE PHOTOS FROM FEDERATED AUTO PARTS RACEWAY AT I-55 SEASON OPENER! By Jimmy Dearing (STLRacing.com)Federated Auto Parts Raceway at I-55 PR Pevely, MO (March 31st, 2012) – Dewayne Kiefer finished the UMP DIRTcar Late Model main event by dominating the closing laps to earn his feature win ever at Federated Auto Parts Raceway at I-55. Rusty Schlenk started on the front row pole but was challenged for the lead on the very first lap by Kiefer who started fourth. The two raced side by side for a couple of laps before Kiefer pulled ahead using the low side. A caution would reset the field on lap seven and Schlenk made another challenge for the lead using the high side. Schlenk would get past Kiefer and lead two laps before Kiefer would again take over the top spot …Read More »
Robbie Eilers takes $7,000 Sportsman win; Danny Ems collects $1,200 Pure Stock win & Jacob Rexing earns $800 Pro 4 Stock win at I-55 Raceway!
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 »