Author - Dan Engledow

Smith scores big in Northern SportMod qualifier

BOONE, Iowa (Sept. 5) – Doug Smith took the lead on the first lap and stayed in front all 30 times around Boone Speedway to win the Monday night IMCA Speedway Motors Super Nationals fueled by Casey’s qualifier for Northern SportMods. Smith had started fourth and quickly showed he had the fastest car on the track. He’ll start on the pole in the Saturday main event. Finishing second through eighth and earning inside row spots behind Smith were Tyler Soppe, Daniel Drury, [...]

Andrew Burg

Burg, Watson win Monday night Hobby Stock qualifiers at Boone

BOONE, Iowa (Sept. 5) – Last year’s runner-up and another Hobby Stock big dance regular won opening night qualifying features Monday at the IMCA Speedway Motors Super Nationals fueled by Casey’s. Andrew Burg raced his way from 10th starting to win the first qualifier and will start on the pole of Saturday’s main event at Boone Speedway. Watson led every circuit in winning the second 25-lapper and will start on the front of the middle row. Burg led Sal Hernandez, Jesse VanLaningham, Benji [...]

Abbey

Texas teen wins first Southern SportMod championship at IMCA Super Nationals

    BOONE, Iowa (Sept. 5) – He’s already won a lot of races in his brief career but none bigger than the one on opening night of the IMCA Speedway Motors Super Nationals fueled by Casey’s. Jeffrey Abbey, 18 years old and a senior at Comanche, Texas, High School, became the first champion crowned at the 34th annual event when the Scoggin-Dickey Parts Center Southern SportMod division made its Super Nationals debut Monday evening at Boone Speedway. The victory was Abbey’s 22nd of the season [...]

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Monday Results

Monday 9/5/16 IMCA Hobby Stocks A-Main 01 --  1. Andrew Burg, Adel; 2. Sal Hernandez, Columbus, Neb.; 3. Jesse VanLaningham, Beatrice, Neb.; 4. Benji Irvine, Oelwein; 5. Shannon Anderson, Des Moines; 6. Drew Barglof, Sioux Rapids; 7. Aaron Rudolph, Grand Junction;Gary Pesicka, Burt; 9. Kevin Bruck, Dunlap; 10. Chanse Hollatz, Clear Lake; 11. Austin Brauner, Platte Center, Neb.;Chuck Madden, Jr., Avoca; 13. Greg Gilbert, Osceola; 14. Daniel Ayers, Webster City; 15. Matt Brown, Dysart; 16. Kevin Lacy, Bixby, Okla.; 17. Jeremy Hoskinson, Norfolk, [...]

Kenneth Graves

Southern SportMods debut tonight at Super Nationals

BOONE, Iowa (Sep. 5) – Scoggin-Dickey Parts Center Southern SportMods make their much antici­pated debut Monday, opening night of the 34th annual IMCA Speedway Motors Super Nation­als fueled by Casey’s at Boone Speedway. They’ll race for $750 to win and as much as $1,250 in bonus money. The first-ever Southern SportMod champion also goes home with a standard weekly race engine courtesy of Centex Motor­sports. Qualifying races for IMCA Sunoco Hobby Stocks and Karl Chevrolet Northern SportMods com­plete the card. * The 337 cars [...]

Super Nationals

Monday Order of Events

Subject to Change   HOBBY STOCK, NORTHERN SPORTMOD HOT LAPS – 1:00 pm TRACK PREP             DRIVERS MEETING – 1:30 pm FIRST RACE – 2 pm   MODIFIED HOT LAPS (0 to 20) 7 – HOBBY STOCK HEATS (8 laps) TRACK PREP   MODIFIED HOT LAPS (21 to 40) 7 – HOBBY STOCK HEATS (8 laps) TRACK PREP   MODIFIED HOT LAPS (41 to 60) 10 – NORTHERN SPORTMOD HEATS (8 laps) TRACK PREP   SOUTHERN SPORTMOD HOT LAPS (ALL) MODIFIED HOT LAPS (61 to 80) 5 – NORTHERN SPORTMOD HEATS (8 laps) HOBBY STOCK “A1” (25 laps) TRACK PREP   MODIFIED HOT [...]

Prelude to the Super Nationals wins to Gustin, Schmidt, Sproul and Burg

September 3, 2016 The Boone Speedway held the Prelude to the Super Nationals on Saturday night and 288 drivers that were pre-entered, opted to test and tune for next week's spectacle of dirt track racing. Jimmy Gustin took the win in the IMCA Modified division, with hopes of keeping up that momentum going into next week.  Jay Schmidt wasn't racing his own car in the IMCA Stock Car class, but still parked it in victory lane.  Kansas racer Dakota Sproul looked [...]

Pacific Northwest pilot Braaten will test his Northern SportMod skills at Super Nationals

MEDFORD, Ore. – Jorddon Braaten got a pretty good idea how he measured up with Karl Chevrolet Northern SportMod competition from across the country at last November’s Duel In The Desert. Next, he’ll test his mettle racing with the best of the best at Boone Speedway in September. The first driver in division history from the State of Oregon to finalize plans to race at the IMCA Speedway Motors Super Nationals fueled by Casey’s, Braaten won back-to-back track titles at Southern Oregon [...]

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Three honorary starters assist with Saturday check presentation to Hope For The Warriors 

BOONE, Iowa – The three honorary starters for last-chance Modified features will also assist with the Saturday afternoon, Sept. 10 check presentation to Hope For the Warriors during the IMCA Speedway Motors Super Nationals fueled by Casey’s. Ankeny-based Casey’s General Store, the presentation sponsor for Super Nationals, donates $10 for each heat race won by a Modified, Late Model, Stock Car, Hobby Stock, Northern SportMod, Southern SportMod or Sport Compact driver displaying a Casey’s decal between Sept. 5 and Sept. [...]

Hesston Shaw

Oklahoma driver is wishing for sooner start to Super Nationals

HENNESSEY, Okla. – Social media has helped Hesston Shaw follow who’s won what at the IMCA Speedway Motors Super Nationals fueled by Casey’s for the past two years. He hopes to give his Facebook friends plenty to talk about this September. The Hennessey, Okla., driver makes his first trip to Boone Speedway to experience the motor­sports event everybody’s been telling him about since he started racing an IMCA Sunoco Stock Car two years ago. “When I moved up to the Stock Cars, I [...]