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...

I-35 Speedway Week 12 Recap

What a great night of racing for our 12th week! Compliments everywhere on this race night starting with beautiful weather, 97 racecars in competition, visitors from several states, totally awesome racing, kids winning bicycles and fishing poles, packed grandstand,...

I-35 Speedway Behind the Scenes (Race Recap Week 9)

“I get all these?” said the boy to I-35 Speedway Concession Cashier Cheryl as she gave him his bubble gum he just purchased. This same statement could be said from the race fans in attendance at I-35 Speedway as 116 racecars came to compete. The same could be said...

Waking a Sleeping Giant

What a great Saturday night this past weekend. We attended the USRA Banquet and had a great time, visited with some of the greatest people in racing, and then we left and went to the Central Auto Racing Boosters 23rd Annual Bowlathon. What was discovered on this...

Is it time for Asphalt Racing to Make a Come Back?

Throughout the history of racing there has been an on again off again infatuation with asphalt racing. Look back over the last 50 years of racing and look at how most tracks were dirt and then became asphalt and then went back to dirt. Fifty years ago takes us to...

Correspondence HOF

Linked below is the letter and the 2014 Annual Financial Statement sent to me from the C.A.R.B. Hall of Fame and Museum Board in response to my first letter. HOF first response HOF first response...