There was gravitas in Brian Brown’s yell. After slapping the top wing of his Casey’s General Stores/FVP No. 21 Sprint Car, he held his right fist in the air and stared out to the crowd with the expression of an alpha predator after claiming his territory.   Brown won his first World of Outlaws NOS […]

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Knoxville, IA -- Aussies Ian and Kerry Madsen are heading home. Not to Australia. Their other home – Knoxville, Iowa. When the Madsen brothers moved to America, they landed in the Marion County city of 7,000 people. Their reason? “It’s kind of the center of the Sprint Car Universe,” said Kerry Madsen, the elder of […]

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McKenna Haase made history at Knoxville Raceway in May 2015 when she became the first female to win a Sprint Car feature in the 100-plus year history of the famed Iowa half-mile oval.  Since that night, she has made herself a standout at Knoxville, with three 305 feature wins in 2015 and 2016 and two […]

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KNOXVILLE, Iowa – Over the years, Newport, Tennesee’s Jimmy Owens has had his share of bad luck at the Lucas Oil Knoxville Late Model Nationals presented by Casey’s General Stores, but Saturday night his perseverance paid off to the tune of $40,000! Gaining the lead before the halfway point, he built big leads and fended […]

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KNOXVILLE, IOWA -- Tyler Erb scored his first career Lucas Oil Late Model Dirt Series win on Thursday night at Knoxville Raceway.   The 21-year-old Texan took the lead from Mason Zeigler with eight laps to go to become the eighteenth different winner on the series tour in 2018. Earl Pearson Jr. passed Chad Simpson […]

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Hurricane Florence may be washing out a lot of racing in the Southeast, but there's still plenty of racing taking place all over the country. Have you decided where to go yet? If not, let us help you with our 10 to Attend.   1) Lucas Oil Late Model Knoxville Nationals at Knoxville Raceway  – […]

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The Sprint Cars took center stage this weekend with their biggest event of the year, the 58th Knoxville Nationals at Knoxville, Iowa's Knoxville Raceway. But that wasn't the only big event and big story of the weekend. Get caught up with our top 10 stories from another hot weekend in Short Track Racing.   1. […]

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KNOXVILLE, IA -- Brad Sweet forever etched his name in the history books, edging 10-time Knoxville Nationals Champion Donny Schatz by 0.133 seconds in the second-closest finish in the 58-year history of the event. A Green-White-Checkered finish brought the sellout crowd to their feet with Sweet remaining loyal to the bottom and Schatz pounding the […]

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KNOXVILLE, IA -- Logan Schuchart hasn’t slept well the past 48 hours since his colossal mistake of missing the scales on his Qualifying Night. The driver of the Shark Racing No.1S battled Knoxville kingpin Brian Brown throughout the 25 laps to win Night Three of the 5-Hour ENERGY Knoxville Nationals and lock-in to Saturday’s Feature. […]

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KNOXVILLE, IA – Brad Sweet made an exclamation point to the Sprint Car world on the second night of the 5-Hour ENERGY Knoxville Nationals, storming from sixth to the lead on the opening lap. Sweet never looked back and cruised to the Feature win and accumulated enough points to start on the pole for Saturday’s […]

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