Author - Joyce Eisele

Prelude to the Super Nationals…Round 1 and Round 2

September 2, 2018 The Prelude to the Super Nationals at the Boone Speedway began on its scheduled Saturday night September 1, but due to Mother Nature, it did not end until Sunday afternoon, September 2. Drivers from all across the country, plus Canada and Australia were among the 285 cars in the IMCA Modified, IMCA Stock Car, IMCA Northern SportMod, and IMCA Hobby Stock classes testing the track for the upcoming 36th running of the IMCA Super Nationals beginning on Labor [...]

Season Championship at Boone Speedway and five drivers take track titles

August 25, 2018 Saturday night saw the Boone Speedway close out their regular season schedule.  It was season championships, and at the end of the night, five drivers were crowned with a track title. The top 20 in points were locked into the features, all classes starting straight up by points.  The drivers were introduced on the frontstretch prior to their respective main event, allowing fans to show their appreciation for their efforts all season long. Only one point separated three drivers [...]

Gustin grabs Modified feature

August 18, 2018 The Boone Speedway saw all repeat winners on Saturday night.  Jimmy Gustin grabbed the win in the IMCA Modified class, veteran racer Robert Stofer took the honors in the IMCA Stock Car division, Jake McBirnie returned to Victory Lane in the IMCA Northern SportMods, Aaron Rudolph made it two in a row in the IMCA Hobby Stocks, and Charlie Brown was victorious in the Mod Lite division. Charlie Brown led from start to finish in the 15-lap MADCRA [...]

Bushore buzzes to another Modified victory

August 11, 2018 It was Elmquist Towing and KMJ Performance night at the races on Saturday at the Boone Speedway.  All but one driver took return trips to victory lane.  It was Donavon Smith stepping foot into the winner's circle for the first time this season in the IMCA Stock Car division.  Joel Bushore buzzed his way to another IMCA Modified victory in his 6-cylinder machine, Johnathon Logue in the IMCA Northern SportMod class, Aaron Rudolph in the IMCA Hobby [...]

“G Money” takes the money times two

August 4, 2018 It was the TiLUBE Challenge, Super Saturday, and the Watermelon Classic all rolled into one at the Boone Speedway on Saturday night.  The IMCA Modifieds were racing for $1,000 each to win the TiLUBE Challenge and the Super Saturday Modified A Main feature, plus the feature winners, as well as the heat winners in all divisions, went home with that special watermelon prize. Charlie Brown led the troops in the opening laps of the 15-lap Mod Lite feature [...]

Longnecker posts first career win

July 28, 2018 Racing continued on Saturday night at Iowa's Action Track, the Boone Speedway.  It was also bike give away night, and 75 lucky youngsters went home with new rides. The first feature of the night was the Mod Light class and it was Charlie Brown leading all 15-laps to take his first win at the track this year.  Brown pulled away from the competition and took the comfortable win in a race that went caution free.  Jeff Stensland trailed [...]

First wins to Hofbauer, Boumeester, Rudolph and Gannon

July 21, 2018 A pit packed with 166 race cars provided the fans at the Boone Speedway an entertaining Saturday night of exciting racing action. Four drivers captured their first win of the year.  Tony Hofbauer made his way to Victory Lane in the IMCA Modified division, visiting Minnesota racer, Jared Boumeester took home the $750 prize in the IMCA Northern SportMod class, Aaron Rudolph snagged his first win of the year in the IMCA Hobby Stocks, and Tanner Gannon made [...]

Four in a row for McBirnie and Watson

July 14, 2018 It was a beautiful Saturday night for racing at the Boone Speedway with all weekly classes in competition.  All regular weekly divisions found drivers taking return visits to victory lane. Bryan Zehm took home the win in the 15-lap Mod Lite A main event.  He ran down leader Charlie Brown and the two battled for the lead in the closing laps.  Brown was leading as the checkers were being unfurled, but he then found himself spinning in corner [...]

Roberts and Davis claim first wins

July 7, 2018 Weekly racing continued at the Boone Speedway on Saturday night with racing in all six weekly divisions.  There were 138 cars checked into the pits, for a full night of racing action.  Randy Roberts claimed his first IMCA Modified feature at the track, as did Scott Davis in the IMCA Stock Car class.  Jake McBirnie made it three in a row in the IMCA Northern SportMod division, John Watson matched the three in a row title by [...]

Dickerson wins Eve of Destruction spectacular

July 4, 2018 Mother Nature tried to stop the 4th of July Eve of Destruction at the Boone Speedway, but she wasn't successful.  Rain fell prior to the start of the night's festivities, but the track was quickly put back into shape.  The IMCA Modifieds were racing for $1,000 to win as well as track, state, regional, and national points.  Also on the docket were 2-person cruisers, a burnout contest, a rollover contest, outhouse races, and a leap of death, [...]