Hall of Fame Inductee Kent Crane

Hall of Fame Inductee Kent Crane

Today’s inductee is very humble, I have asked twice to get an interview and once in person when he attended the races at I-35 Speedway (it was great to see him at a racetrack). His statement to me is there are more deserving individuals. One of the things about...

Hall of Fame Inductee Jamie Hager

It has been awhile since I have inducted anyone into the Racingkc.com Hall of Fame, but the wait is over. A couple of great guys are about to be inducted. These two gentlemen are past champions and long ago should have been in a local Hall of Fame. They have...
Hall of Fame Inductee #45

Hall of Fame Inductee #45

When you first put on the racecar driver suit, you dream of racing professionally in one of the big leagues of racing. You dream about racing at Daytona, Talladega, Indianapolis, or maybe you dream about being the guy to beat in the local area like Gene Claxton, Terry...

Behind the Scenes Week 6

THANK YOU RACE FANS! THANK YOU RACE CAR DRIVERS! THANK YOU, MOTHER NATURE! Fan Appreciation Night at I-35 Speedway was a HUGE Success! There will be another Fan Appreciation Night on the May 2020 Schedule! Could there be another Fan Appreciation Night yet this...

Racingkc.com Editorials

Racingkc.com Editorial THANK YOU RACE FANS! THANK YOU RACE CAR DRIVERS! THANK YOU, MOTHER NATURE! Fan Appreciation Night at I-35 Speedway was a HUGE Success! There will be another Fan Appreciation Night on the May 2020 Schedule! Could there be another Fan Appreciation...

Hall of Fame Inductee #44

Racingkc.com Hall of Fame Inductee #44, interestingly this was his most preferred car number during his driving career. How he came up with #44 as his number is an interesting story in and of itself. You see when he started racing, they had to determine what number he...

Hall of Fame Inductee #43

Today’s inductee into the Racingkc.com Hall of Fame is a two-time Champion at Lakeside Speedway and a two-time Champion at Savannah Speedway. He was always a sportsman at the track and oh what great talent! I give credit where credit is due, the idea behind this...
Behind the Scenes I-35 Speedway Week 1

Behind the Scenes I-35 Speedway Week 1

Get ready, Get Ready, Get Ready, on your mark, get set, and Go! Finally, we are off and running with the 2018 racing season! Mother Nature has been a bit stubborn with the outdoor weather so far this year. Her current pattern provides a great Thursday but then she...

I-35 Speedway Recap Week 24

Wow 87 racecars in competition the week before the Summit USRA Nationals, what a great prolog to this upcoming week of racing. Mother Nature decided to give us a challenge before we could even make this night happen. It was a wet Friday Night/Saturday morning. The...

Candyman to Candykid

As a kid growing up at Riverside Stadium and Lakeside Speedway one of my favorite drivers was Bill “Candyman” Curtis. Candyman would throw out candy to the kids. I remember him standing in the flagstand at Riverside Stadium and kids everywhere running to get some of...