2016.08.08 Thursday

Super Nationals

Friday Results

IMCA Modifieds A-Main 01 --  1. Chris Abelson, Sioux City; 2. Jimmy Gustin, Marshalltown; 3. Ryan McDaniel, Olivehurst, Calif.; 4.Johnny Whitman, De Pere, Wis; 5. Jason Wolla, Ray, N.D.; 6. Anthony Roth, Columbus, Neb.; 7. Troy Cordes, Dunkerton; 8. Joel Rust, Grundy Center; 9. Kevin Sustaire, Emory, Texas; 10. Chris Nieman, Quincy, Calif.; 11. Dustin Smith, Lake City; 12. Scott Simatovich, State Center; 13. Sean Jerovetz, Sobieski, Wis; 14. Josh Long, Little Suamico, Wis; 15. Loren Pesicka, Jr., Burt; 16. David Brown, Kellogg; [...]

Elijah Zevenbergen

Early morning Stock Car winners are Fagan, Zevenbergen 

  BOONE, Iowa (Sept. 8) – Stock Car qualifiers that ended in the wee hours of the morning saw Marcus Fagan and Elijah Zevenbergen in the winner’s circle at Boone Speedway. Fagan was first to the checkers in the IMCA Speedway Motors Super Nationals fueled by Casey’s opener while Zevenbergen raced from 10th starting to top the nightcap. Top four finishers from each event advance to the middle row of Saturday’s main event. Jeremy Swanson became the first Montana driver to qualify for the [...]

Jay Schmidt

Stock Car qualifying checkers fly for Mills, Schmidt 

  BOONE, Iowa (Sept. 8) – Checkers flew in Thursday’s first Stock Car qualifying features for Chris Mills and Jay Schmidt. Mills led every lap of the first IMCA Speedway Motors Super Nationals fueled by Casey‘s qualifier rescheduled from Wednesday and Schmidt used the same formula in the second show. Top four finishers from both qualifiers advance to Saturday’s main event at Boone Speedway. Mills held off David Brandies following three late restarts. Shaun Bruns and defending champion Dustin Larson rounded out the top [...]

Jeff Aikey

Another one for the record book: Aikey wins sixth Super Nationals crown 

  BOONE, Iowa (Sept. 8) – Even after 30-plus years in the sport, Jeff Aikey is still finding ways to make dirt track racing history. Aikey became the first driver to win six career IMCA Speedway Motors Super Nationals fueled by Casey’s championships, running away with Thursday night’s Deery Brothers Summer Series Late Model main event. The Boone Speedway victory came by a straightaway over Joel Callahan and paid $2,420, an amount that included the Speedway Motors Weekly Racing bonus. “This place just clicks [...]

Super Nationals

Thursday Results

IMCA Modifieds A-Main 01 --  1. Tim Ward, Chandler, Ariz.; 2. Josh Most, Red Oak; 3. Randy McDaniel, Olivehurst, Calif.; 4. TylerDroste, Waterloo; 5. Kyle Strickler, Mooresville, N.C.; 6. Ricky Stephan, S. Sioux City, Neb.; 7. Ethan Dotson,Bakersfield, Calif.; 8. Harvey Vande Weerd, Alton; 9. Russ Dickerson, Boone; 10. Mike Jergens, Plover; 11. Racer Hulin, Laurel; 12. Trent Loverude, New Ulm, Minn.; 13. Corey Lagroon, Salina, Kan.; 14. Johnny Whitman, De Pere, Wis; 15.Clint Wendel, Mason City; 16. Tyler Mecl, Queen [...]

Van Genderen

Van Genderen, Smith score Super Nationals qualifying wins

BOONE, Iowa (Sept. 8) – They both ended their night in victory lane, but IMCA Speedway Motors Super Nationals fueled by Casey’s qualifying feature wins by Mike Van Genderen and Dylan Smith were anything but similar. Van Genderen ran away from everybody in winning the first Modified 25-lapper at Boone Speedway, negotiating heavy lapped traffic much of the way and then holding off Kelly Shryock following a late restart. The champion at Super Nationals in 2013, Smith was challenged by fellow [...]

Super Nationals

906 is new Super Nationals car count record

BOONE, Iowa (Sept. 8) – The biggest event in dirt track racing just keeps getting bigger as a record 906 cars have now competed at the IMCA Speedway Motors Super Nationals fueled by Casey’s. Thirty-three Late Models are at Boone Speedway for tonight’s Deery Brothers Summer Series event while one more Modified was entered in the Thursday night program, bringing that division total to 260. Other numbers by division are 191 Stock Cars, 124 Hobby Stocks, 181 Northern SportMods, 84 Sport [...]

Super Nationals

Thursday Order of Events

Updated Order of Events for Thursday LATE MODEL HOT LAPS 10 – STOCK CAR HEATS (8 laps) TRACK PREP (Wednesday Stock Car Top 8 Qualifiers in Fan Zone) 4 – LATE MODEL HEATS (10 laps) 5 – STOCK CAR HEATS (8 laps) TRACK PREP (Casey’s Late Model redraw in Fan Zone) 5 - STOCK CAR HEATS (8 laps) 2 – LATE MODEL B’s (12 laps) TRACK PREP 2 – STOCK CAR B’s (8 laps) LATE MODEL DASH FOR CASH (10 laps) LATE MODEL “A” (50 laps) TRACK PREP 10 – MODIFIED HEATS (8 [...]

Super Nationals

Car count nears record at Super Nationals 

BOONE, Iowa (Sept. 8) – Modifieds and Stock Cars fill the card for the first of two Thursday IMCA Speedway Motors Super Nationals fueled by Casey’s programs at Boone Speedway. Two hundred and fifty-nine Xtreme Motor Sports IMCA Modifieds and 191 IMCA Sunoco Stock Cars see heat race action. Those numbers bring the total car count to 872, just four shy of the Super Nationals record set last year. This is the ninth straight year that car counts have exceeded 800 [...]

Pit pass prices for Thursday programs 

BOONE, Iowa (Sept. 8) – Pit passes for today’s IMCA Speedway Motors Super Nationals fueled by Casey’s race programs at Boone Speedway will be $55 for anyone who does not have a Wednesday wristband or $30 for the scheduled Thursday program for those who purchased Wednesday wristbands. Anyone without a Wednesday wristband will not be allowed in for the first program. Wristbands for Thursday's show are $30 after the Wednesday show is complete. Wednesday pit wristbands will be honored in the grandstands [...]