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Driver Profile: JJ Hickle

5/27/2022 - By Joanne Cram 31-year-old Quilcene, Washington’s JJ Hickle is making Knoxville Raceway his home for the 2022 season. He has swapped zip codes several times to chase his dreams of being a full-time sprint car driver. For 2022 he has partnered with Brandon Ikenberry and is currently residing in Des Moines to complete a forty to fifty race season. He will also fill his openings in his schedule with other races as they pop up. The always witty and hilarious Hickle has quickly made a name for himself by turning a lot of heads the last two seasons thanks to successful campaigns with the National ASCS tour. Landing a full-time-ride at the famed half-mile oval of Knoxville Raceway will be a change in ...
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Aaron Reutzel Races to Victory at Knoxville!

5/21/2022 - Aaron Reutzel Races to Victory at Knoxville! Sam Hafertepe Jr. Strikes in 360’s; Eric Bridger Wins in Pro Sprints by Bill Wright KNOXVILLE, Iowa (May 21, 2022) – Aaron Reutzel followed up 360 wins at Knoxville (a week ago) and Jackson, Minnesota (Friday night) with his third career 410 feature win at Knoxville Raceway on Jersey Freeze/Dennison Racing Tees Night Saturday. The $5,000 prize was a nice consolation for the Clute, Texas driver who would have reaped a $3,000 bonus in Midwest Power Series 360 action had he won that feature aboard the Ridge and Sons Racing #8. Sam Hafertepe Jr. won for the second time in his career in the 360 class, giving Texas another victor. In the Pro Sprints ...
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PREMIER CHEVY DEALERS RETURNS AS PRESENTING SPONSOR OF CLEAN HARBORS 150 NCWTS RACE AT KNOXVILLE RACEWAY

5/19/2022 - KNOXVILLE, Iowa (May 19, 2022) – Officials from Knoxville Raceway and Premier Chevy Dealers announced today Premier Chevy Dealers will return as the presenting sponsor of the June 18 NASCAR Camping World Truck Series (NCWTS) tilt at the famed Iowa half-mile dirt oval. The Clean Harbors 150 presented by Premier Chevy Dealers will mark the second consecutive year the NCWTS has unloaded at the “Sprint Car Capital of the World,” and just the 11th time in series’ 27-year history to see its teams mix it up on a dirt surface. “The Premier Chevy Dealers are thrilled to continue our partnership with Knoxville Raceway and see another spectacular NASCAR Camping World Truck Series race at the Sprint Car Capital of the World,” ...
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Brian Brown Wins Slugfest with Aaron Reutzel at Knoxville!

5/14/2022 - Brian Brown Wins Slugfest with Aaron Reutzel at Knoxville! Clint Garner Wins Another Thriller in 360’s, Reutzel Dominates Make-up Feature; Scotty Johnson Wins His Second in a Row in Pro Sprints by Bill Wright KNOXVILLE, Iowa (May 14, 2022) – It was an electric evening on Hy-Vee Night at Knoxville Raceway Saturday! Brian Brown and Aaron Reutzel went toe to toe in the 410 feature, with Lynton Jeffrey also in contention. Brown won his 58th career feature here in the end, earning $5,000 aboard the Brian Brown Racing #21. Clint Garner, Terry McCarl and Aaron Reutzel duked it out in the 360 feature, with Garner taking a win for the second week in a row. Reutzel rode roughshod over the ...
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Carson Macedo Bests 43-Car Knoxville Field!

5/7/2022 - Carson Macedo Bests 43-Car Knoxville Field! Clint Garner Wins Thriller in 360’s; Mike Mayberry/Scotty Johnson Conquer Pro Sprints by Bill Wright KNOXVILLE, Iowa (May 7, 2022) – A beautiful night at Knoxville Raceway saw a great crowd and great racing. Lemoore, California’s Carson Macedo emerged victorious amongst a stout field of 43 410 sprint cars. The win was Macedo’s third, was worth $5,000 and came aboard the Jason Johnson Racing #41. Sioux Falls, South Dakota’s Clint Garner passed Terry McCarl late in traffic to take his 44th career 360 win. Mike Mayberry claimed his third career Pace Performance Pro Sprints win, while Scotty Johnson claimed his first ever win at Knoxville in the Pros make-up feature (from April 23). Sam Hafertepe ...
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Brian Brown Ties Steve Kinser On All-Time Feature Win List at Knoxville!

4/30/2022 - Brian Brown Ties Steve Kinser On All-Time Feature Win List at Knoxville! Terry McCarl Debuts in 360’s with Win; Defending Champ Tyler Groenendyk Wins in Pro Sprints by Bill Wright KNOXVILLE, Iowa (April 30, 2022) – Brian Brown won for the 57th time in 410 action at Knoxville Raceway Saturday night matching Steve Kinser’s illustrious win total at the famed half-mile. The Grain Valley, Missouri driver pocketed $5,000 for his win aboard the Brian Brown Racing #21. Terry McCarl, who will run in the 360 class this season, started off things in spectacular fashion with victory, and Tyler Groenendyk picked up his fifth career win with the Pro Sprints presented by Pace Performance on a cold, windy night at the “Sprint Car ...
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HISTORIC DIRT TRACK TO GO CLEAN: JUNE TRUCKS RACE IN KNOXVILLE, IOWA, OFFICIALLY NAMED CLEAN HARBORS 150

4/29/2022 - KNOXVILLE, Iowa (April 29, 2022) – The NASCAR Camping World Truck Series will be back in Knoxville, Iowa, for the second straight season but the famed half-mile dirt track will seem much cleaner this year with Clean Harbors as the race sponsor. The Clean Harbors 150 will be run on June 18 as NASCAR and Knoxville Raceway continue to showcase the legendary history of dirt racing across America. Delivering a broad range of recycling services, hazardous waste management, emergency spill response and industrial cleaning, Clean Harbors boasts one of the 20 largest private motor carrier fleets in North America. “Given this legendary dirt track, this is shaping up to be one of the most exciting truck races on the schedule,” said ...
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