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Early IMCA Super Nationals entry numbers already at record 462 

BOONE, Iowa (Aug. 12) – There’s already a car count record to be bragged about three weeks before the start of the IMCA Speedway Motors Super Nationals fueled by Casey’s. Four hundred and sixty-two drivers have already pre-registered for the Sept. 5-10 Super Nationals at Boone Speedway. Even figuring in the addition of the Southern SportMods to the America’s Racin’ Vacation program, that’s light years ahead of pre-registration numbers at the same time for each of the four previous Super Nationals … 272 [...]

2014 Super Nationals sets records for pre-entries, states represented

BOONE, Iowa (Aug. 29) – Six hundred and fifty-one drivers from what promises to be a record 27 states and Canada have now pre-registered and/or purchased pit stalls for the Sept. 1-6 IMCA Speedway Motors Super Nationals fueled by Casey’s at Boone Speedway. The 32nd annual version of America’s Racin’ Vacation gets off to a roaring start with the Labor Day main event for Late Models. The feature forSport Compacts is on Tuesday while main events for SportMods, Hobby Stocks, Stock [...]

Deery Series headlines opening night at Super Nationals

BOONE, Iowa (Aug. 26) – The first champion of the 2014 IMCA Speedway Motors Super Nationals fueled by Casey’s will be crowned on opening night of America’s Racin’ Vacation at Boone Speedway. The Monday, Sept. 1 main event for IMCA Late Models following the Deery Brothers Summer Series will be 50 laps, with a potential top prize of $4,500 and a minimum of $300 paid to start. Point leader Justin Kay of Wheatland has won four of the first 10 series events [...]

Hope For The Warriors receives donations from Casey’s, IMCA during Super Nationals

BOONE, Iowa – Drivers winning heat races and displaying Casey’s General Store decals will gener­ate donations of approximately $5,000 for Hope For The Warriors over the course of the Sept. 1-6 IMCA Speedway Motors Super Nationals fueled by Casey’s. The Ankeny-based company and presentation sponsor will donate $10 for each heat race won by a Modified, Late Model, Stock Car, Hobby Stock, Northern SportMod or Sport Compact driver displaying a Casey’s decal between Sept. 1 and Sept. 5. IMCA will match [...]

Transponders required for Modifieds, Stocks

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. 3-6. 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 [...]

Harris Auto Racing continues title sponsorship of Super Nationals Modified Race of Champions

BOONE, Iowa – Harris Auto Racing continues title sponsorship of one of the premier events for Modifieds, during the upcoming IMCA Speedway Motors Super Nationals fueled by Casey’s. For the eighth consecutive year, the Boone, Iowa, chassis manufacturer and high performance parts retailer will provide a portion of the point fund for the Race of Champions, to be held Saturday, Sept. 6 at Boone Speedway. Qualifying for the 12-car, 12-lap $1,000 to win race is open top drivers in local track [...]

One-way radios mandatory for all divisions at Super Nationals

BOONE, Iowa – One-way radios will be mandatory for all drivers in all divisions competing at the Sept. 1-6 IMCA Speedway Motors Super Nationals fueled by Casey’s. Numerous one-way devices, such as the Nitro-Bee, are legal for use at Super Nationals; specific information on those devices and channels is to be announced. If they do not already own such a device, drivers will be able to purchase one on Manufacturers’ Row during the week.

Fan Zone will be popular Super Nationals locale

BOONE, Iowa – Fans looking to meet and greet with their favorite drivers, and maybe score an autograph or even a picture or two, will have plenty of opportunities to do so throughout the week of the IMCA Speedway Motors Super Nationals fueled by Casey’s. The Fan Zone, located south of the main grandstands at Boone Speedway, is the site for numerous events each day of America’s Racin’ Vacation. On Monday, Sept. 1, the Casey’s General Store redraw for starts in the front [...]

Tech inspection precedes practice, Sunday Night Tailgate

BOONE, Iowa – Tech inspection, an open practice session, some music and a pretty awesome party are planned for Sunday, Aug. 31, the night before the IMCA Speedway Motors Super Nation­als fueled by Casey’s get underway at Boone Speedway. A new tech inspection process has been announced for the 32nd annual event and beginning at 9 a.m. Sunday, drivers will receive tech inspection sheets and inspection group cards at the tech inspection trailer on a first-come, first-served basis. Drivers will be called [...]

Duffer Nationals Golf Tourney Sept. 5 at Cedar Pointe

BOONE, Iowa – All the driving won’t be on the race track during Super Nationals. The 25th annual Duffer Nationals Golf Tournament will be held Friday, Sept. 5 at Cedar Pointe Golf Course in Boone starting at 8:30 a.m. The tournament costs $40 per person to enter, which includes nine holes of golf, a golf cart and lunch. Entries will be taken right up until tee time. Each team must have at least one Super Nationals participant in order to compete. Entry forms [...]

Lap money, cash bonuses add more than $6,000 to purse for 2014 Super Nationals

BOONE, Iowa – More than $6,000 in lap money and cash bonuses will be paid out at the 32nd annual IMCA Speedway Motors Super Nationals fueled by Casey’s. The first bonuses of the week will include $250 paid on Labor Day to a qualifier for that evening’s Deery Brothers Summer Series Late Model feature participating with Sunoco Race Fuel. Both Modified qualifying feature winners each night Wednesday, Thursday and Friday, Sept. 3-5 get $100 bonuses from Derr Farms. Liquid Nitro Energy Drink [...]

Saturday champions will go home with new Karl engines

BOONE, Iowa – Saturday night champions at the IMCA Speedway Motors Super Nationals are guaranteed to go home with new engines, courtesy of Karl Performance and Karl Chevrolet. After the final victory lane pictures have been taken on Sept. 6, the engines that powered a Modified, Stock Car, Hobby Stock and Northern SportMod to championships will be sold at a public auction in the infield at Boone Speedway. Modified, SportMod or Hobby Stock champions who won titles with crate motors will [...]

$250,000-plus in product, contingencies awarded at Super Nationals

BOONE, Iowa – The dollar amount of product and contingency awards to be awarded at the upcoming IMCA Speedway Motors Super Nationals fueled by Casey’s is already a guaranteed record-breaker. With the addition of engines given to Saturday night champions by Karl Chevrolet and Karl Performance, more than $250,000 will be awarded to drivers in the six divisions competing Sept. 1-6 at Boone Speedway. “Our partners continue to be very generous as the value of their product and contingency awards is [...]

‘Speedy’ Bill Smith tribute is theme for Super Nationals best looking car contest

BOONE, Iowa – Best-looking Modifieds, Stock Cars, Hobby Stocks and Northern SportMods with a ‘Speedy’ Bill Smith theme will be selected during the IMCA Speedway Motors Super Nationals fueled by Casey’s. Smith, founder and owner of the Lincoln, Neb., speed shop, died on May 30 at the age of 84. Speedway Motors is IMCA’s longest tenured marketing partner and has been title sponsor of Super Nationals for 20 years. Voting will be conducted on Tuesday, Sept. 2 in the Fan Zone south [...]

Manufacturers’ Row filled to capacity at Super Nationals

BOONE, Iowa – Forty vendors will fill Manufacturers’ Row to capacity during the Sept. 1-6 IMCA Speedway Motors Super Nationals fueled by Casey’s. IMCA marketing partners will offer a wide range of high performance products for use during the week, as well as display new products being introduced and legal for use in IMCA competition next season. Manufacturers’ Row will be located in the northeast corner of the speedway grounds and open from approximately 9 a.m.-5 p.m. each day and accessible [...]

Super Nationals primed for Sept. 1-6 run at Boone Speedway

BOONE, Iowa – The biggest dirt track racing event is just around the corner and competitors from 26 states and Canada have already signed on to be part of America’s Racin’ Vacation. The IMCA Speedway Motors Super Nationals fueled by Casey’s will be held Monday through Saturday, Sept. 1-6 at Boone Speedway. Many of the best drivers in six IMCA divisions will chase championships and accompanying places in the IMCA history book during the 32nd annual event. “Super Nationals has grown to be [...]

Super Nationals open houses planned by Karl, Harris

BOONE, Iowa – Karl Auto Parts and Performance and Victory Chassis, and Harris Auto Racing both host open houses for drivers and fans attending the IMCA Speedway Motors Super Nationals fueled by Casey’s. Karl, located in the northeast corner of the speedway grounds, will open its doors and serve complimentary donuts and juice during its Customer Appreciation Open House on Thursday, Sept. 4 from 9-11 a.m. Daily prizes to be given away include an 18-volt cordless four tool combo kit on [...]

New tech inspection process announced for Super Nationals

BOONE, Iowa – The long, pre-race tech inspection lines will be gone at the 32nd IMCA Speedway Motors Super Nationals fueled by Casey’s. They will be replaced by a system designed to keep the pit roads clear and minimize each driver’s time spent waiting in the tech line. Beginning Sunday, Aug. 31 through Wednesday, Sept. 1-3, drivers will be issued tech inspection sheets and inspection group cards on a first-come, first-served basis. After receiving their inspection sheets and cards, drivers will be [...]

Super Nationals pre-entries already up over last year

BOONE, Iowa – Pre-entries for the upcoming IMCA Speedway Motors Super Nationals fueled by Casey’s are running ahead of numbers for last year’s event. More impressively, the increase from two years ago is now a robust 25 percent. At of the end of the business day on Thursday, 333 drivers had completed the early registration process. That’s up from the same date each of the last two years. By division, 2014’s early entries include 129 Modifieds, 69 Stock Cars, 54 Hobby Stocks, [...]