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Mission accomplished: Dotson is Modified champion at Super Nationals

BOONE, Iowa (Sept. 7) – The goal Ethan Dotson set when he started coming to the IMCA Speedway Motors Super Nationals fueled by Casey’s was achieved Saturday night.  Dotson led all 40 laps of the Modified main event at Boone Speedway, outrunning 2016 champion Ricky Thornton Jr. of Adel, Cody Laney of Torrance, Calif., and defending champion Jeff Aikey of Cedar Falls in the race to what proved to be $5,800 checkers. From Bakersfield and the first Californian to win a [...]

Prelude to Super Nationals wins to Rust, Shryock, Logue, and Watson

August 31, 2019 A whopping 323 cars checked in to the Boone Speedway for the running of the Wild Rose Casino and Resort Prelude to the Super Nationals on Saturday night.  Cars from across the U.S., Canada, and Australia came to test the waters prior to the start of the upcoming 37th running of the IMCA Super Nationals starting on Labor Day Monday, September 2.  Despite the many out of area drivers, local racers captured the wins in all four [...]

Rust, Smith, Logue, Watson, and Kennedy take checkers on season championship night

August 24, 2019 The regular racing season came to a close on Saturday night at the Boone Speedway, with season championship night.  Five track champions were also crowned in the IMCA Modifieds, IMCA Stock Cars, IMCA Northern SportMods, IMCA Hobby Stocks, and the Mod Lite classes. The drivers that had perfect attendance at the track were locked into their feature events, with Last Chance Qualifiers run to complete their starting lineups. Driver introductions were made on the frontstretch allowing fans to [...]

Gustin and McBirnie win at the wire, Schmidt, VanCannon and Brown also take checkers

August 17, 2019 It was another Harris Auto Racing regular Saturday Series of racing at the Boone Speedway on Saturday night.  One hundred seventy race cars were on hand, providing the fans with a full night of exciting racing action.  The IMCA Modified feature came right down to the wire, with Jimmy Gustin taking home the victory.  Jay Schmidt captured the IMCA Stock Car feature, and it was Jake McBirnie going from last to first in the IMCA Northern SportMod [...]

First time wins to Pickett, Klosterman and Bunch….Ward, McBirnie and Stensland repeat

August 10, 2019 The pits were packed with 186 cars Saturday on Elmquist Towing night at the Boone Speedway. This included fourteen two-person Cruiser cars that were competing for the coveted Tag Team trophy belts. The team of Donny Mason and Carl Agan continued their win streak, taking home the win and the belts. The IMCA Sport Compacts ran on Saturday night for the first time this year, getting tuned up for their upcoming run at the 37th Annual Super Nationals.  [...]

Multiple winners at Super Saturday/TiLUBE Challenge and Watermelon Classic night

August 3, 2019 It was a Super Saturday at the Boone Speedway for sure as there was a lot going on.  Super Saturday found the IMCA Modifieds going for $1,000 to win their feature. They were also vying for a chance at the TiLUBE Challenge paying another $1,000 to the winner, and a second chance race paid $500.  The IMCA Northern SportMods had a chance at $750 for a lucky draw finishing position, and the IMCA Stock Cars were sponsored [...]

Watermelon Classic, TiLUBE Challenge, P2R 2nd Chance for IMCA Mods, plus Bonuses added in other classes.

Three main events for the IMCA Modifieds this weekend and over $2500 up for grabs for the winners. Watermelon Classic IMCA Modified $1000 to win TiLUBE Challenge for IMCA Modifieds + Pole Position Raceway 2nd Chance Shootout. Modifieds will group time trial after hot laps earning points where they finish, then the regular modified heat races throughout the night will be on a passing points system. Those points will be added up to combine total.  The top 12 will go to the [...]

John Watson Wins Hawkeye Challenge After Official Review

After a final review of the BSNB Snap On Tools Hawkeye Challenge, it has been determined that John Watson in the 4w IMCA Hobby Stock is the official winner of the event.  Saturday night Donovan Smith was declared the unofficial winner in the Stock Car division. With the race being of its nature, Boone Speedway officials went back to IMCATV video, re-reviewed the transponders, and reviewed hand scoring to come to the correct conclusion of Watson picking up the [...]

Hawkeye Challenge win goes to Donavon Smith, Mike Houseman is RaceSaver Sprint track champion

July 27, 2019 It was a blast from the past on Saturday night at the Boone Speedway when the Hawkeye Challenge returned.  It was also the RaceSaver Sprint Season Championship, along with the other regular weekly classes in competition. The Hawkeye Challenge pitted four drivers from each of the six classes taking to the track at one time.  This event was previously held from 1987-1993.  Each class point leader was locked into the feature, with the other three qualifying through a [...]