Author - Dan Engledow

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 [...]

Super Nationals

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 [...]

Casey’s wristbands can be redeemed for fountain drink

BOONE, Iowa – Both week-long and Saturday-only Casey’s General Store pit admission wristbands can be redeemed for a 32 ounce fountain drink on the way home from the IMCA Speedway Motors Super Nationals fueled by Casey’s. The offer is good at any participating Casey’s between Sept. 10-17. Casey’s is the official convenience store of IMCA and presenting sponsor of Super Nationals. Other wristband sponsors during the week are Sweet Manufacturing on Monday, Wilwood Engineering on Tuesday, Dynamic Drivelines on Wednesday, Eibach [...]

Super Nationals

Super Nationals entries near 800; early registration deadline now Friday

VINTON, Iowa (Aug. 31) – With early entry numbers approaching an amazing 800, the pre-registration deadline for the upcoming IMCA Speedway Motors Super Nationals fueled by Casey’s has been extended to noon CST on Friday, Sept. 2. The 785 entries already in hand are 160 ahead of last year’s pace and include 256 Xtreme Motor Sports IMCA Modifieds, 167 IMCA Sunoco Stock Cars, 106 IMCA Sunoco Hobby Stocks, 163 Karl Chevrolet Northern SportMods, 36 Scoggin-Dickey Parts Center Southern SportMods, 49 [...]

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Super Nationals race of champions events bring bragging rights

BOONE, Iowa – A season’s worth of bragging rights will be on the line Saturday, Sept. 10, when race of champions winners take their turn on stage at the IMCA Speedway Motors Super Nationals fueled by Casey’s. The winner of the 28th annual Harris Auto Racing Modified Race of Champions earns $1,000 while $500 is the top prize in the 16th annual Sunoco Race Fuels Race of Champions for Stock Cars. Both the BSB Manufacturing Race of Champions for Northern SportMods and Stephenville [...]

Hanson looks to give back, and take home Late Model trophy from Super Nationals

    CAPE CARTERET, N.C. – Travis Hanson waved the green flag at last year’s IMCA Speedway Motors Super Nationals fueled by Casey’s. He wants to take home a trophy from this year’s version of America’s Racin’ Vacation. The senior director of sports and recreation of Hope For The Warriors and a 22-year veteran of the United States Marine Corps, Hanson was one of three honorary starters for Modified last-chance features on the final day of the 2015 Super Nationals. While returning to Boone Speedway in [...]

2016 Super Nationals

Transponders are mandatory for all Modifieds, Stock races

BOONE, Iowa – Transponders are required again for all Modified and Stock Car competitors at the IMCA Speedway Motors Super Nationals fueled by Casey’s.  The electronic scoring devices will be used in all races for the two divisions Wednesday through Saturday, Sept. 7-10. Drivers will be able to use their own MyLaps/ABM compatible transponder at Boone Speedway or rent one for $30 for the week. Transponders will be available in the pre-tech inspection tent and a driver’s license or credit card [...]