Hall of Fame #37

Hall of Fame #37

This inductee has meant a lot to the racing community since he first became active in racing! He is a successful businessman owning and operating several businesses since 1978. He began with a Water Service business. His business contacts led him to driving a Street...
Hall of Fame Inductee #35

Hall of Fame Inductee #35

March 6, 2004, what a historic day for the Central Auto Racing Boosters! On this day the long awaited long anticipated long overdue first class was inducted into the Central Auto Racing Boosters Hall of Fame. Fifteen inductees made up the first class. One of those...
Hall of Fame Inductee #36

Hall of Fame Inductee #36

What a racing resume this driver has accumulated over the last several year! He started in go carts at the ripe old age of 13 at the IKF Liberty, Missouri asphalt track, winning the KC Karting Association Sprint Championship in 1977.  He raced his first car, a street...

Hall of Fame Inductees since Inception

The list of inductees into the Racingkc.com Hall of Fame as of 10-10-18: 34           Gene Stigall 33           Tony Sawyer 32           Dave Perkins 31           Ed Young 30           Dennis Gann 29           Skip Richardson 28           Jeff Boerger 27          ...

Hall of Fame Inductees Since Inception

The list of inductees into the Racingkc.com Hall of Fame as of 10-10-18: 34           Gene Stigall 33           Tony Sawyer 32           Dave Perkins 31           Ed Young 30           Dennis Gann 29           Skip Richardson 28           Jeff Boerger 27          ...

Hall of Fame Inductee

Today we induct into the Racingkc.com Hall of Fame a man who has been a racecar driver (still is occasionally), a mentor, a car builder, a mechanic, a track owner, and person who has told me “I am Bad, Bad, Bad, for racing”. He is a second-generation driver as his Dad...

Updated Story on Tony Sawyer

This is an update to the Tony Sawyer story. He and I have talked twice recently, and we want his fans to hear more of this story from his words. Also, I did not intend to hurt anyone by publishing this story before talking to Tony, ever since Bob Libbey passed I want...

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...