Live updates from Oktoberfest Weekend action at La Crosse Fairgrounds Speedway (WI) can be found on Speed51.com's AP Racing brakes Twitter Feed.

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Casey Johnson only led one lap Saturday night at Rockford Speedway. But it was the most important lap. Johnson survived a caution-filled 108 lap feature event and came out on top of a thrilling three-way battle during a green-white-checkered finish to capture his first National Short Track Championship win and his fourth win of the […]

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West Salem, WI- After a hard fought season at their weekly short tracks across Illinois, Wisconsin, Iowa and Minnesota, seventy six drivers have become eligible for the JMcK 63 invitational during the Oktoberfest Race Weekend at LaCrosse Fairgrounds Speedway October 2-5. The event, held in honor of John McKarns, the late short track auto racing […]

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Austin Nason’s win Saturday night at Elko Speedway was no easy feat. After jumping out to the early lead, Nason held off two of the best the Big 8 has to offer, but he did so successfully and picked up his second Big 8 Series win of the year. “It was a pretty exciting race,” […]

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There are times in each of our lives where something happens for a reason.   A driver and a cousin does something for the same mentor and in return, they pick up a big win this past weekend. Casey Johnson started his racing career at Jefferson Speedway in Jefferson, Wisconsin in 2008. He started by running […]

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Two wins and an emotional setting in victory lane made Casey Johnson's Sunday at Jefferson Speedway in Wisconsin a memorable one.   The 23-year-old from Stoughton, Wisconsin won both ends of the Big 8 Series' twin 65-lap features Sunday at Jefferson, earning his first Wisconsin State Championships title.  He was in the right place when […]

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West Salem, WI. - Officials from LaCrosse Fairgrounds Speedway today released the schedule for the 45th Oktoberfest Race Weekend. Oktoberfest Race Weekend is set to begin Thursday, October 2nd and run daily through Sunday, October 5th. "We have a great lineup of events not only on the track, but off the track as well for […]

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Matt Goede from New Germany (MN) won his second consecutive NASCAR Whelen Minnesota Corn Growers Super Late Model feature at Elko Speedway on Saturday night. Derek Lemke lead the early portion of this 40 lap event but Goede took the lead on lap 13 after the two cars battled for position.  "I finally got a […]

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10:51 Thank you everyone for joining us, we will see you all tomorrow for day two of the Miller Lite Detjens Memorial Weekend presented by Newsline Nine. 10:50 Big 8 Series Results State Park Speedway 1 Jon Reynolds Jr 2 Casey Johnson 3 John DeAngelis Jr 4 Dale Nottestad 5 J Herbst 6 Brent Edmunds […]

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Jon Reynolds Jr. made Big 8 Series history Friday night at State Park Speedway.  He picked up the win and in the process tied Jeremy Miller for most Big 8 Series wins of all time. “That’s pretty cool,” said Jon Reynolds Jr. in victory lane.  “He’s a stellar driver and it’s definitely a cool thing […]

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