Behind the Scenes Week 23

101 Racecars! Three wide battle for the win in the Stock Car race! Side by side lap after lap Sport Compact battle for what was advertised as $250 to win and the Knight Family made it $500 to win! A trick question sort of, “How many Johnsons were racing tonight for an...
Behind the Scenes Week 22 I-35 Speedway

Behind the Scenes Week 22 I-35 Speedway

Behind the scenes Week 22:   This past week behind the scenes was busy, busy getting ready for the Bud Wilson Celebration and busy getting ready for the USRA Nationals and in the process finalizing some USRA business.  You see working at a racetrack and owning a...

Behind the Scenes Week 21 I-35 Speedway

Thank you, Mother Nature, what a B Mod finish, fun in the grandstands, fun on the track, the challenge of weather, and a race program which starts on time and ends before 10:30 p.m.  All this fun at I-35 Speedway! Let’s start with Mother Nature, for months Daviess...

Behind the Scenes I-35 Speedway Week 19

Posted by Shannon Nekuda on Sunday, August 19, 2018 This week was a week of numbers, as in 3.5, 98, 60.2k and 5.7k. There was a ton of behind the scenes work, stocking, mowing, weed eating, track work, cleaning, mopping, trash removal, paperwork, and maintenance.  ...

BEHIND THE SCENES WEEK 18 I-35 SPEEDWAY

Where to begin? There were numerous behind the scenes work leading up to this super fun, super fabulous, superb weekend of activity at I-35 Speedway. Since it is a racetrack let’s start with the Finale of the Rick Beebe Heating and Air Conditioning Smokin Hot Summer...
Behind the Scenes Week 17 I-35 Speedway

Behind the Scenes Week 17 I-35 Speedway

McCarthy Autogroup Kid’s Night! Lots of behind the scenes action led to this great night of racing. First and foremost, the call went out two weeks ago requesting anyone who wanted to participate in donating items for Kid’s Night to please bring their items or money...
Hall of Fame Inductee

Hall of Fame Inductee

Today’s inductee into the RacingKC.com Hall of Fame was a consistent winner at Lakeside and I-70 Speedways. Per the records of the late great Bob Libby this driver was the winningest Lakeside Speedway asphalt driver. Most of his wins were in the...
Behind the Scenes Week 16 I-35 Speedway

Behind the Scenes Week 16 I-35 Speedway

We always have FUN at I-35 Speedway! This past Saturday was no different, we had 82 competitors in the pits, we had a great night of racing, we had nearly perfect weather, we had a baby gender reveal on the racetrack, we had a friend from Las Vegas in the grandstands,...

Behind the Scenes

Hot diggity! Great fun at I-35 Speedway this past Saturday! Some of the best racing anywhere, the Rick Beebe Heating and Cooling Smokin Hot Summer Series brought to us by Prime Racing is exactly what the name implies Smokin Hot! Superb edge of your seat racing in all...

Behind the Scenes Week 14 I-35 Speedway

Eighty eight (88) racecars, 23 races, Late Models, double USRA A Mod features, first race hitting the track at 7:10 after opening ceremonies included a prayer for those battling cancer, one race leaving the track as the next race is entering the track, checkered flag...