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CHAMPIONSHIP SATURDAY LINEUPS!

8/13/2022 - A MAIN - 50 LAPS 1. 88 Austin McCarl (477) 7BC Tyler Courtney (473) 2. 15 Donny Schatz (469) 2 David Gravel (469) 3. 41 Carson Macedo (467) 57 Kyle Larson (462) 4. 19 Brent Marks (462) 27H Daryn Pittman (459) 5. 49 Brad Sweet (458) 25 JJ Hickle (458) 6. 1A Jacob Allen (457) 11M Parker Price-Miller (457) 7. 39 Justin Sanders (456) 11X Buddy Kofoid (453) 8. 7TAZ Tasker Phillips (451) 8 Aaron Reutzel (447) 9. B Transfer #1 B Transfer #2 10. B Transfer #3 B Transfer #4 11. 24R Rico Abreu (St. Helena, CA) 83JR Kerry Madsen (St. Marys, NSW, Aust) 12. 17 Sheldon Haudenschild (Wooster, OH) 21 Brian Brown (Grain Valley, MO) B MAIN - 22 LAPS 1. 18 Gio Scelzi (445) 1S Logan Schuchart (444) 2. 2K Lynton Jeffrey (443) ...
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Rico Abreu Dominates FVP “Hard Knox” Night for the Third Time!

8/12/2022 - Rico Abreu Dominates FVP “Hard Knox” Night for the Third Time! Kerry Madsen, Sheldon Haudenschild and Brian Brown Also Transfer to Saturday’s Finale by Bill Wright KNOXVILLE, Iowa (August 12, 2022) – Rico Abreu won on FVP “Hard Knox” Night for the third time in his career Friday at the Knoxville Raceway. The event locked Abreu, second place Kerry Madsen, Sheldon Haudenschild and Brian Brown into Saturday night’s $175,000 to win finale at the 61st NOS Energy Drink Knoxville Nationals Presented by Casey’s. All drivers earned $4,000 and their starting spot in tomorrow’s championship. Abreu’s fifth career win here came aboard the Rico Abreu Racing #24R. Abreu took off immediately from his outside row one starting spot in the 25-lap main event. ...
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Jacob Allen Wins First Ever at Knoxville on Night #2 of the Nationals!

8/11/2022 - Jacob Allen Wins First Ever at Knoxville on Night #2 of the Nationals! Austin McCarl Earns the Pole for Saturday Night by Bill Wright KNOXVILLE, Iowa (August 11, 2022) – Jacob Allen realized a dream by adding his name to the winner’s list at Knoxville Raceway Thursday on Night #2 of the 61st NOS Energy Drink Knoxville Nationals Presented by Casey’s. The win was worth $12,000 to the Hanover, Pennsylvania resident and came aboard the Shark Racing #1a. Jacob joined his teammate Logan Schuchart, who won Wednesday, and his father Bobby as a Knoxville winner. Austin McCarl emerged as the high point man, and earned $2,000 from SprintCarUnlimited.com as the pole-sitter for Saturday’s $175,000 to win finale. Allen shot by pole-sitter Zeb ...
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Logan Schuchart Jets to Victory on Night #1 of Knoxville Nationals!

8/10/2022 - Logan Schuchart Jets to Victory on Night #1 of Knoxville Nationals! Donny Schatz and David Gravel Share Highest Point Totals by Bill Wright KNOXVILLE, Iowa (August 10, 2022) – In almost a replay of Sunday’s Capitani Classic at the Knoxville Raceway, Logan Schuchart outlasted Donny Schatz to win Night #1 of the 61st NOS Energy Drink Knoxville Nationals Presented by Casey’s on BRANDT Professional Agriculture Qualifying Night. The win was worth $12,000 to the Hanover, Pennsylvania, and came aboard the Shark Racing #1s. Before a lap could be completed, Brandon Wimmer came to a stop and retired. Schuchart led at the outset of the 25-lap main event from the pole position, ahead of Gio Scelzi, James McFadden, Cole Macedo and Justin Peck. ...
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Logan Schuchart Survives a Thriller to Win Capitani Classic!

8/7/2022 - Logan Schuchart Survives a Thriller to Win Capitani Classic! Scotty Johnson Wins Fifth of the Season in Pro Sprints by Bill Wright KNOXVILLE, Iowa (August 7, 2022) – Logan Schuchart won a late duel with Donny Schatz and escaped disaster with a well-timed caution to conquer the 11th Annual Xtream Powered by Mediacom Capitani Classic Sunday night at Knoxville Raceway. The win was worth $9,000 for the driver of the Shark Racing #1s. Scotty Johnson made a mid-race pass to claim his fifth victory of the season in the Pro Sprints class. Schuchart started outside row one for the 25-lap main event and led early over pole-sitter Sye Lynch, Aaron Reutzel, Tyler Courtney and Gio Scelzi. Courtney was an early mover, taking ...
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Sam Hafertepe Jr. Leads Beaver Drill & Tool Jesse Hockett “Mr. Sprint Car” Standings Before Tonight’s “Cappy!”

8/7/2022 - Sam Hafertepe Jr. Leads Beaver Drill & Tool Jesse Hockett “Mr. Sprint Car” Standings Before Tonight’s “Cappy!” (Bill W) Knoxville, IA, August 7, 2022 – A strong 360 Nationals has propelled Sunnyvale, Texas’s Sam Hafertepe Jr. to the fore in the Beaver Drill & Tool Jesse Hockett “Mr. Sprint Car” standings heading into tonight’s Xtream Powered by Mediacom Capitani Classic Presented by Great Southern Bank at the Knoxville Raceway. Points are accrued at racing action at both Knoxville Raceway and Southern Iowa Speedway. The purse for this year’s award, thanks to Beaver Drill & Tool sees the winner awarded $6,000, second place $2,500 and third $1,000. Beaver Drill & Tool Company of Kansas City is in their fourth year as title sponsor of ...
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Aaron Reutzel Leads Texas Two-Step for $30,000 as 360 Knoxville Nationals Champion!

8/6/2022 - Aaron Reutzel Leads Texas Two-Step for $30,000 as 360 Knoxville Nationals Champion! by Bill Wright KNOXVILLE, Iowa (August 6, 2022) – Aaron Reutzel wired the field top capture the 32nd Annual 360 Knoxville Nationals Presented by Great Southern Bank Saturday night at Knoxville. With a $15,000 prize, and an equal amount of lap money, the Clute, Texas native now living in Knoxville took home $30,000 for his drive aboard the Ridge & Sons Racing #8. Reutzel bested fellow Texas native, Sam Hafertepe Jr., who closed late. Reutzel started outside row one and stormed away early to lead Lynton Jeffrey, Clint Garner, Brian Brown and Terry McCarl in the 30-lapper. Hafertepe had moved from his seventh starting spot into the top five by ...
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Brian Brown Rides to Victory on Night #2 of 360 Knoxville Nationals Friday!

8/5/2022 - Brian Brown Rides to Victory on Night #2 of 360 Knoxville Nationals Friday! Lynton Jeffrey Nails Down the Pole for Saturday’s Championship by Bill Wright KNOXVILLE, Iowa (August 4, 2022) – Brian Brown led wire to wire to victory on Mid-Am Building Supply 360 Knoxville Nationals Presented by Great Southern Bank Night #2 at the Knoxville Raceway Friday. Brown's win was worth $3,000 and was his 18th in the 360 class here, tying him for fifth all-time with Dean Chadd and Josh Higday. Lynton Jeffrey emerged as the high point man for both qualifying nights and will sit on the pole for Saturday’s championship $15,000 to win event. Jeffrey was using a borrowed motor. Brown started third and quickly shot ...
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SprintCarUnlimited.com Pole Award!

8/5/2022 - KNOXVILLE, IA: Sprint Car drivers across the country need to be fast every time they touch the track during the four-day NOS Energy Drink Knoxville Nationals presented by Casey’s. The goal during a qualifying night is to get the most points possible through time trials, heat races, and a preliminary main event. The driver who accumulates the most points earns the pole for Saturday’s A-Main, which pays a hefty $175,000 to the winner. But securing the pole for the finale isn’t the only reward. For the fifth straight year, SprintCarUnlimited.com will hand out a $2,000 check to the driver who accumulates the most points throughout preliminary action and earns the No. 1 spot on the starting grid for the 61st edition of the ...
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Sam Hafertepe Jr. Kicks off 360 Knoxville Nationals Winning for Second Year in a Row!

8/4/2022 - Sam Hafertepe Jr. Kicks off 360 Knoxville Nationals Winning for Second Year in a Row! by Bill Wright KNOXVILLE, Iowa (August 4, 2022) – Sam Hafertepe Jr. roared to victory for the second year in a row on Night #1 of the 360 Knoxville Nationals presented by Great Southern Bank! The Sunnyvale, Texas native earned $3,000 for his drive aboard the Hills Racing #15H. Another Texas native, Aaron Reutzel secured the highest point total of the night, heading towards Saturday’s finale. Thomas Kennedy shot out to an early lead from the pole position in the 20-lap main event, ahead of Garet Williamson, Hafertepe, defending 360 Knoxville Nationals champion, Gio Scelzi, and Ayrton Gennetten. By lap five, Hafertepe was cooking on the ...
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Rico Abreu Wins All Star Thriller with Late Race Pass at Knoxville!

7/30/2022 - Rico Abreu Wins All Star Thriller with Late Race Pass at Knoxville! Clint Garner Tunes Up for 360 Nationals with Victory by Bill Wright KNOXVILLE, Iowa (July 30, 2022) – With 55 cars in the pit area on Weiler Night featuring the All Star Circuit of Champions, one knew someone would have to earn the win Saturday at Knoxville Raceway. Rico Abreu did just that with a late race pass to put his #24 in Victory Lane and collect $8,000. Clint Garner topped the 42-car 360 field assembled for his 47th career victory here. It was the last tune-up before the 32nd Annual Knoxville 360 Nationals commences this Thursday, August 4. Kerry Madsen jumped out from his pole position starting spot ...
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Driver Profile: Scotty Johnson

7/25/2022 - by Joanne Cram Eighteen-year-old recent Melcher-Dallas High School graduate, Scotty Johnson is turning quite a few heads this season in the Pro Sprints class. His consistency each week has been helping Johnson climb the points standings to sit in a top three position as of now. Scotty’s family wasn’t originally a sprint car family. When he was three years old, his dad took him to English Creek Speedway, just up the road from where the family lives. He knew at the ripe old age of three that he would be a sprint car driver one day, so he informed his dad that he wanted to race go karts. The next thing Scotty knew, a winged outlaw dirt kart showed up at ...
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Mother Nature, Aaron Reutzel, Eric Bridger Big Winners at Knoxville!

7/23/2022 - Mother Nature, Aaron Reutzel, Eric Bridger Big Winners at Knoxville! by Bill Wright KNOXVILLE, Iowa (July 23, 2022) – Saturday night’s 410 feature was a wash on 3M Night at the Knoxville Raceway, but that didn’t mean there wasn’t plenty of action. Aaron Reutzel drove to his third 360 win of the season here, and Eric Bridger picked up career win number 13 in the Pro Sprints class. An hour rain delay earlier in the night slowed things, and then when it came back with the 410 feature staged, it brought everything to a halt. The 410 feature will be tentatively made up on Season Championship Night, Saturday, August 27. Terry McCarl shot through the front row of Ryan Leavitt and ...
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Aaron Reutzel Takes Off Late to Win the Beef at Knoxville!

7/16/2022 - Aaron Reutzel Takes Off Late to Win the Beef at Knoxville! Ian Madsen Impressive in 360 Victory; Tyler Groenendyk Soars to Win with Pro Sprints by Bill Wright KNOXVILLE, Iowa (July 16, 2022) – Aaron Reutzel and the Ridge and Sons Racing #8 team made good on their decision to return to Knoxville Raceway from Eldora, winning the 410 feature on Van Wall Equipment/Marion County Fair Night Saturday. The win was not only worth $5,500, thanks to a $500 bonus from Pennsylvania’s Mike and Penny Cleck, who contributed to each class tonight, but also included a half a beef courtesy of the Marion County Fairboard. Ian Madsen took home $3,500 and a half a hog for his Midwest Power Series 360 feature ...
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