Speed51 is bringing the thunder back for a fourth consecutive year in 2020, with the return of Summer Thunder TV.  While races and broadcasts are still being added to this summer’s schedule, 22 broadcasts across 12 states are already set for the month of July.   The schedule boasts something for every short track fan.  […]

Read more

Gregg McKarns has stayed busy in recent weeks helping with various racing endeavors, promoting events throughout the state of Wisconsin while also laying the groundwork for the return of the ARCA Midwest Tour.   He has also been battling to open the gates for a track he owns, Madison International Speedway. Located in Dane County, Wisconsin, […]

Read more

It has been a tumultuous few months throughout short track racing due to the COVID-19 pandemic, which many tracks and series now working tirelessly to line up events while meeting state and local regulations in response to the disease.   One such promoter is Gregg McKarns, whose ARCA Midwest Tour is now slated to start […]

Read more

West Allis, WI -- The Sunday, June 14 racing event, scheduled for the Milwaukee Mile, in West Allis, WI, will not take place on its scheduled date due to county and state restrictions related to COVID-19. The event was scheduled to mark the return of the ARCA Midwest Tour in addition to four other classes […]

Read more

Oregon, WI- With Thursday’s announcement of Wisconsin Governor Tony Evers’ extension of his ‘Safer at Home’ Order through May 26 in the state, Madison International Speedway has been forced to cancel most events through the end of May.   The McKarns family, owners and operators of the ½ mile paved oval indicated that they will attempt […]

Read more

On Thursday, Wisconsin Governor Tony Evers extended the state's "Safer at Home" order through May 26.  As a result, the ARCA Midwest Tour will reschedule the first two events for their 2020 season.   The Super Late Model series planned to start its 2020 season on May 3 with the Joe Shear Classic at Madison […]

Read more

The 2020 Super Late Model racing season in the Midwest was scheduled to start this Saturday, April 9 when the ARCA/CRA Super Series was scheduled to take the green flag at Anderson Speedway for their season opener, but the COVID-19 outbreak put a halt to those plans.   Traditionally, the Midwest has groomed some of […]

Read more

Before Ty Majeski came bursting onto the Wisconsin Super Late Model scene in 2014, there was Nathan Haseleu.  The Sun Prairie, Wisconsin driver won multiple championships and major races across the Badger State in the 2000s and early 2010’s.   He scored wins in the Trickle 99 and Oktoberfest at LaCrosse Fairgrounds Speedway and earned […]

Read more

While racing throughout the rest of the country has been affected by the coronavirus (COVID-19) outbreak, it has been business as usual in the Upper Midwest. With a month until any kind of racing starts in Wisconsin and a month and a half before the ARCA Midwest Tour season opener, Midwest Tour promoter and Madison […]

Read more