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Kerry Madsen Rolls NSL Field for Win #18 at Knoxville!

5/28/2016 - Kerry Madsen Rolls NSL Field for Win #18 at Knoxville! Garner Wins Again in 360's, Bowman Awarded 305 Feature by Bill Wright Knoxville, IA, May 28, 2016 – Kerry Madsen was the class of the field at Saturday’s Brownell’s Salute to the Troops Night at Knoxville Raceway Saturday night. The St. Mary’s, New South Wales, Australia native earned $5,000 for his National Sprint League win. The 2005 track champ notched win #18 aboard the Keneric Racing #29. Clint Garner kept his momentum going in the 360 class, grabbing his third feature win of the season, and the 24th in his career, second all-time with the 360’s at this historic oval. Chase Wanner led every lap of the 305 feature, but ...
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Lasoski Wins Battle with Brown for NSL Win at Knoxville!

5/21/2016 - Lasoski Wins Battle with Brown for NSL Win at Knoxville! Garner Wins Again in 360’s, Walraven Wins Second of Year in 305’s by Bill Wright Knoxville, IA, May 21, 2016 – Danny Lasoski wrestled a late race lead from Brooke Tatnell, and held off his nephew Brian Brown to claim a $5,000 National Sprint League win Saturday night at the Knoxville Raceway. The win was the Dover, Missouri pilot’s 109th at the famous half-mile in front of a large crowd on Town Crier Night. Clint Garner won the 23rd 360 feature of his career at Knoxville, tying him for second with John Kearney on the all-time winner’s list. Chris Walraven claimed his second 305 feature win of the season. Craig Dollansky, fresh ...
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Davey Heskin & Josh Schneiderman Headline Saturday Afternoon's "Sprint Car 101" at the National Sprint Car Museum!

5/21/2016 - Davey Heskin & Josh Schneiderman Headline Saturday Afternoon's "Sprint Car 101" at the National Sprint Car Museum! KNOXVILLE, IOWA - Davey Heskin of St. Michael, Minnesota, and Josh Schneiderman of West Burlington, Iowa, will headline this Saturday afternoon's "Sprint Car 101" at the National Sprint Car Hall of Fame & Museum. The program will be held on the second floor of the museum from 2 until 3 p.m. this Saturday, May 21. That night will be the National Sprint League's first visit to the 'Sprint Car Capital of the World' this season. Veteran journalist Bill Wright will spend the hour interviewing both Knoxville Raceway regulars. Museum curator Tom Schmeh said today, "In May, June and July, we will ...
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Christian Bowman: Looking to Better His Rookie Season

5/19/2016 - by Joanne Cram After an outstanding rookie season in 2015, Christian Bowman has hit the track running. He went out on his second night of the 2016 season and parked his 305 in victory lane, achieving one of several goals he has for this season at Knoxville Raceway. The 20 year old out of Altoona, Iowa, has a history in racing that started in his childhood. He began his career as a nine year old at English Creek Speedway, racing winged outlaw dirt karts to start, then onto the Box Stock class. Christian then moved into a 125 cc for 2 seasons where he won Rookie of the Year honors in his first season, and won the track championship his second season out. ...
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Late Pass Gives Brian Brown Win #31 at Knoxville!

5/14/2016 - Late Pass Gives Brian Brown Win #31 at Knoxville! Henderson wins 360 Thriller, Kautz Wins First in 305’s by Bill Wright Knoxville, IA, May 14, 2016 – Brian Brown heated things up on a cool night with a late pass to net his 31st career 410 feature win on McKay Insurance/Nationwide Night at Knoxville Raceway Saturday. The Grain Valley, Missouri driver snagged $3,000 for his win in the Brian Brown Racing Casey’s General Stores/FVP #21. Justin Henderson grabbed his seventh career win in the 360 class, climbing from a starting spot in row five in the BDS Motorsports #1. Corey Kautz executed a pass in lap traffic to grab his first win in the 15-lap 305 feature in record time. Brooke ...
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5-HOUR ENERGY® ENTERS GRASSROOTS RACING AS TITLE SPONSOR OF THE 2016 KNOXVILLE NATIONALS

5/10/2016 - KNOXVILLE, Iowa (May 10, 2016) – The world’s most prestigious sprint car event and the famed Knoxville Raceway just got a shot of energy for its 2016 running of the Knoxville Nationals. The famed dirt track, located just minutes from Des Moines, Iowa on the Marion County Fairgrounds, is proud to announce the makers of 5-hour ENERGY® as the title sponsor of the 56th running of the Knoxville Nationals, a four-day sprint car championship to be held August 10-13. 5-hour ENERGY®, distributed by Michigan-based Living Essentials, LLC, has been a mainstay in NASCAR for the past several years as a sponsor of teams, drivers, and tracks, supporting the various programs through national advertising and retail campaigns. This is the company’s ...
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Danny Lasoski Holds Them Off for 108th Win at Knoxville!

5/7/2016 - Danny Lasoski Holds Them Off for 108th Win at Knoxville! Clint Garner Wire to Wire in 360’s, Tyler Glass Survives in 305’s by Bill Wright Knoxville, IA, May 7, 2016 – Danny Lasoski had plenty of company up front, but in the end, he reigned victorious for the 108th time Saturday night at the Knoxville Raceway. The Dover, Missouri driver claimed $3,000 for his win aboard the Big Game Motorsports #2 machine. Sioux Falls, South Dakota’s Clint Garner won his 22nd career main event in the 360 class, while rookie Tyler Glass persevered to claim a crazy 305 main event that saw six cars finish, and the apparent winner disqualified. Lasoski took off from his pole position in the 20-lap 410 feature ahead ...
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