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Havlik and Ryerson celebrate 4th of July wins, Jerovetz and Zehm repeat

July 4, 2020 Racers and fans alike celebrated the 4th of July at the Boone Speedway Saturday night.  Two drivers would get their first wins of the season, Randy Havlik in the IMCA Modifieds, and Chad Ryerson won in the IMCA Northern SportMods.  Troy Jerovetz snagged his third IMCA Stock Car win, and Bryan Zehm scored his second win of the season in the Mod Lites.  The Independence Day spectacular also included a roll over contest, leap of death, and [...]

Super Saturday wins to Roberts and Logue

June 27, 2020 The Boone Speedway held its first Super Saturday of the 2020 season Saturday night.  Nick Roberts took home the $1,000 prize in the Snap-On-Tools IMCA Modified class as well as securing a berth on the IMCA Super Nationals All-Star Invitational ballot.  Extra money was also on the line for the Elmquist IMCA Northern SportMods, and it was Johnathon Logue taking home that $750 prize. Donavon Smith won his second Arnold Motor Supply IMCA Stock Car feature of [...]

Jerovetz and Knutson go back-to-back, Gustin and Kaplan get first wins of the season

June 20, 2020 It was another Saturday Night Series of weekly points racing at the Boone Speedway. Two drivers, Troy Jerovetz in the Arnold Motor Supply IMCA Stock Cars, and Eric Knutson in the Pickett Salvage IMCA Hobby Stocks made it two in a row, and Jimmy Gustin, defending track champion saw victory lane for the first time this season, when he won the Snap-On-Tools IMCA Modified feature.  Austin Kaplan won the Elmquist Towing IMCA Northern SportMod feature, after a [...]

Smith goes back-to-back in SportMods, “RT”, Jerovetz, Knutson and Zehm also take checkers

June 13, 2020 The race cars were not the first to hit the track at Boone Speedway on Saturday night. It was the Boone High School Class of 2020 that got to parade down the frontstretch and take the checkered flag first.  When regular racing began it was Doug Smith winning for the second week in a row in the IMCA Elmquist Towing Northern SportMods.  Ricky Thornton, Jr. won the IMCA Snap-On-Tools Modified feature, and Troy Jerovetz won the IMCA [...]

Brown, Smith, Smith, Hidlebaugh, and Brown win…with fans in the stands

June 6, 2020 Fans were finally allowed back in the grandstands Saturday night at the Boone Speedway for the first time this season.  Not only the fans were happy about this, but so were the drivers.  More than one winning driver expressed in Victory Lane just how much the fans being there meant to them. Kyle Brown was impressive in taking the Snap-On Tools IMCA Modified victory.  Two Smith brothers prevailed again this week, Donavon claiming the Arnold Motor Supply IMCA [...]

Slight Changes in Weekly Special Events for Boone Speedway

Slight Changes for Boone Speedway due to Covid19   As Boone Speedway gets back into what we would consider “normal” by allowing fans to rejoin on the grandstand side June 6th there were still a few uncertainties left in the air due to Covid19.   The first Super Saturday for May 30th was changed to a weekly show, and the upcoming Hawkeye Challenge set for June 13 will be rescheduled for a later date. Karl Chevrolet Dirt Trucks have also been canceled for [...]

Nelson repeats in Hobby Stock class, Sauerman, Schmidt, Sachau and Huggins also post wins

May 30, 2020 Boone Speedway saw another big car count for its Saturday night racing program with 199 race cars checked into the pits.  Dylan Nelson repeated his win from last week in the IMCA Pickett Salvage Hobby Stock division.  Cory Sauerman took home the victory in the IMCA Snap-On Tools Modified contest, and it was Jay Schmidt making a last lap pass for the win in the IMCA Arnold Motor Supply Stock Car division.  Jake Sachau took the win [...]

Johnson, Smith, Smith, Nelson and Forster top huge field of cars to win their divisions at Boone Speedway

A huge field of 234 cars checked into the Boone Speedway on Saturday night which included a Corn Belt Nationals Series race for the Mod Lite division.  A West Coast driver, Zac Forster would take home that crown for the night.  Minnesota racer Aaron Johnson swept to the win in the final circuit in the IMCA Snap-On Tools Modified class.  Devin Smith topped the IMCA Arnold Motor Supply's IMCA Stock Cars, while brother Doug Smith took the checkers in [...]

Hofbauer nabs first ever stock car win on opening night at Boone Speedway

The fans were missing at the Boone Speedway on Saturday for the opening night of the 2020 racing season, but the drivers got down to business.  Due to the regulations by the state of Iowa during the Covid-19 pandemic, no spectators were allowed in the grandstands, but drivers were eager to begin their racing season and get back to some sense of normalcy during this unprecedented time. Mike Kennedy took the first checkers of the 2020 racing season, winning the [...]

Boone Speedway Season Opener May 16th

Boone Speedway Season Opener May 16th   The much anticipated first green flag is set to wave on competition at Boone Speedway on Saturday May 16th.  Working with IMCA and following CDC Social Distancing guidelines permitted by the State of Iowa, the Boone Speedway will be able to race with only pit-side attendees. Each participating race car will be allowed a total of 10 members, driver & crew.  Fans will also be able to watch the race live via Pay-Per-View on [...]

Wheels to Hit Boone Speedway May 16th

Wheels set to Hit Boone Speedway May 16th As released per World of Outlaws Morton Buildings Late Model Series, the event originally scheduled for a fan-less Late Model event on May 15th will not be taking place.  Race officials have decided to focus the attention on finding a reschedule date on the originally planned Hawkeye 100 crown jewel event with WoOLM series. With this schedule change, it will allow Boone Speedway to tentatively plan for some type of racing activity [...]

Hawkeye 100 Postponed

The World of Outlaws Morton Buildings Late Model Series has postponed the Hawkeye 100 originally scheduled for May 1-2 at Boone Speedway due to Covid-19.    The WoOLM Series and Boone Speedway are looking at a later date to run this race. If you have purchased tickets, they still are good for the later date.    If you have any questions, please visit www.worldofoutlaws.com   Saturday Night Series racing begins on May 9th at the Boone Speedway. 

Tentative Marshalltown and Boone Speedway Season Update, Hawkeye 100 Still on as Scheduled

Tentative Marshalltown and Boone Speedway Season Update Hawkeye 100 Still on as scheduled, Weekly Racing to Follow. April 1,2020 After the recent decision of President Trump extending the Social Distancing order till April 29, 2020, Promoters Toby Kruse and Robert Lawton have decided that the best for racing in Central Iowa would be to kick off their weekly race seasons starting Thursday May 7th at Marshalltown Speedway with the Dale DeFrance Memorial and Saturday May 9th at Boone Speedway for the Saturday Night [...]

New Boone Speedway Event Keys Tour $30,000-to-win Hawkeye 100 is the Newest Premier Event on the 51-race World of Outlaws Schedule

CONCORD, NC – Dec. 9, 2019 – Iowa’s legendary Boone Speedway is known for huge events, but the inaugural Hawkeye 100 on May 1-2 featuring the World of Outlaws Morton Buildings Late Model Series will be the richest in track history. The new two-day extravaganza includes preliminary features on Friday with a 100-lap, $30,000-to-win, $1,000-to-start main event on Saturday. The overall purse makes the Hawkeye 100 one of the most lucrative races on the 2020 tour, which includes 51 points races over 56 dates [...]

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 [...]