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April 25 Racing Cancelld Due to Weather!

4/25/2015 - (Bill W) April 25, 2015 - Rains have forced the cancellation of the racing on Saturday night, April 25 at the Knoxville Raceway. Join us next week, Saturday, May 2 for Lucas Oil Knoxville Championship Cup Series action featuring the 410, 360 and 305 sprint car classes!

Driver Profile: Justin Henderson

4/23/2015 - (Eric Arnold) Justin Henderson has been one of the most successful drivers at Knoxville Raceway in recent years. Henderson finished third in the Lucas Oil Knoxville Championship Cup Series 410 class in 2014, and he drove to the 360 car owner’s championship with BDS Motorsports #1 for car owner Bryan Sundby. In 2013, Henderson finished third at the Knoxville Nationals, and took fifth place in 2014. Although those are admirable career highlights for the 35-year-old Sioux Falls native, Henderson and the Bryan Sundby team are looking to move up the order on the podium in 2015. They will once again compete in the 360 and 410 classes at Knoxville Raceway. With more laps on the track than anyone else, the team ...

Great Southern Bank Partners with Knoxville Raceway for the 360 Knoxville Nationals

4/20/2015 - FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Media Contact: Brian Stickel, Knoxville Raceway General Manager & Promoter 641-842-5431 Knoxville, IA – This week, Knoxville Raceway announced Great Southern Bank is the presenting partner of the Arnold Motor Supply 360 Knoxville Nationals. The 25th Annual Arnold Motor Supply 360 Nationals Presented by Great Southern Bank is scheduled for August 6th - 8th, 2015 at Knoxville Raceway. “Knoxville Raceway is excited about the partnership with Great Southern Bank,” said Knoxville Raceway Promoter Brian Stickel. “They are a company with a rich history that has great potential to serve many of our fans.” Headquartered in Springfield, Missouri, Great Southern Bank operates 113 offices in eight states, including retail banking centers, commercial loan offices, and one home loan office. Great Southern ...

43 Cars Attend Practice Night!

4/11/2015 - (Eric Arnold) Knoxville practice night was successful for 43 cars on Saturday night. Drivers Justin Henderson, Jon Agan, and Joe Beaver brought two cars to try out on the mild April evening with temperatures at 65 degrees at 7:00pm. There were nine 410’s, 13 360’s, and 22 305’s in the pit area. Top lap times on the night were Devin Kline with a 17.083 in the 305 class while Nate Van Haaften was best in the 360 class with a lap of 16.769. In the 410 class Bronson Maeschen paced the field with a lap of 15.206. Only one car had an incident on this night as Matt Moro lost a wheel and tipped over on the front stretch. He walked ...

Driver Profile: Don Droud Jr.

4/8/2015 - (Eric Arnold) Since the mid 1990’s, Don Droud Jr. has been a regular competitor at the Knoxville Raceway. Hailing from Lincoln, Nebraska, Droud has 12 Knoxville Raceway feature wins and has been the runner-up four times in the Lucas Oil Knoxville Championship Cup Series standings. After driving for legendary car owner Gil Sonner the past seven seasons, Droud will race the Troy Renfro-owned TKS Motorsports #2KS sprint car in 2015 as they try to compete for their first championship. “We are excited for this season,” said Droud. “Our focus will be on Knoxville weekly and with a new team, our expectations are realistic. We don’t know how we will stack up with the tough competition we have, but hopefully we are ...

Pella Motors and Knoxville Raceway To Support Local Schools

4/6/2015 - FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Media Contact: Brian Stickel, Knoxville Raceway General Manager & Promoter 641-842-5431 Knoxville, Iowa – Pella Motors and Knoxville Raceway have teamed up once again to support area schools with a special fundraising night at the track. As part of this commitment to education, a portion of proceeds from the Pella Motors Race For Your School Night, scheduled for the season opener on Saturday, April 18th, will be donated to participating community schools. Participating schools will receive Pella Motors Race For Your School coupons. Every time a fan purchases a ticket with the special coupon, $5 of the ticket price will be donated to that school. Adult tickets are $15 each, while kids and teens 19 and under can attend the season ...
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