It was an incredible year of short track racing in 2019, closing out the decade with some great memories, memorable races and exciting finishes.  To look back on the year that was, "Stat Boy" Elgin Traylor looks By the Numbers at the 2019 short track racing season.   0: Travis Braden ended up winning the […]

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Performing in the clutch separates the best drivers from the pack.  When the laps are counting down and the lights are shining brightest, the top racers thrive under pressure.  Each month during the 2019 season, Tilton Engineering will honor a “Clutch Performer of the Month” from the world of short track racing.   The winner […]

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Jacob Goede has officially been crowned as the 2019 NASCAR Whelen All-American Series National Champion, with NASCAR making the announcement on social media Wednesday.   It's OFFICIAL 6⃣ Late Model 🏆 titles at @elkospeedway 6⃣ straight Minnesota 🏆s. And, now, the 2019 #NASCAR Whelen All-American Series national champion!!! Congratulations to Minnesota's Jacob Goede! pic.twitter.com/bWeNT1vB5B […]

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On Saturday night, Jacob Goede swept a pair of features at Elko Speedway to close out the NASCAR Whelen All-American Series season.  As a result, Goede unofficially vaulted from third to first in the NWAAS National Championship standings.    While an official declaration from NASCAR is not expected until Tuesday, Goede joined Speed51’s […]

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Mike Looney officially moved into the top spot of the latest NASCAR Whelen All-American Series National Championship standings, holding a 10-point advantage over Midwestern drivers Nick Panitzke and Jacob Goede entering the final weekend of the season.   Looney, a veteran of Late Model Stock racing from Virginia, has amassed 578 points in the […]

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The 2019 NASCAR Whelen All-American Series National Championship draws to a dramatic close this weekend, with several drivers within striking distance of the prestigious honor.  Unofficially, Virginia’s Mike Looney took the points lead this weekend with a pair of wins at Motor Mile Speedway .  NASCAR is expected to reveal an official update Tuesday […]

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MG Gajewski made history at State Park Speedway Thursday night, becoming the first driver to win three consecutive Flip Merwin Memorials at the Wausau quarter-mile.   Gajewski passed Chris Weinkauf with 30 laps remaining in the 75-lap feature race, eventually winning by nearly five seconds in the caution-free affair.   As Gajewski stretched out […]

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Jacob Goede is set to make his Flip Merwin Memorial debut this Thursday at State Park Speedway. The race, in honor of Flip Merwin, a snowmobile racer who was killed at the World Championships, holds special meaning to the Goede family, which adds motivation to the Minnesota driver’s first trip to the Wausau, Wisconsin racetrack for […]

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When Andrew Morrissey completed the Oktoberfest 200 at Lacrosse Speedway Sunday afternoon as the fourth car to take the checkered flag, he couldn’t have possibly imagined he would be adding his name to the list of winners in the 49-year history of the event.   That is exactly what happened, however, as the top […]

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