The 5th Annual Grant Junghans Memorial attracted 118 of the best dirt modified racers to the Lakeside Speedway Friday, and Mother Nature’s multiple visits throughout the week provided a super-fast racetrack for competitors to navigate all night long.   USRA Modifieds battled through seven rounds of group qualifying, seven heat races and four “B” features […]

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Speedway, IN — The USAC AMSOIL National Sprint Car doubleheader weekend, originally scheduled for May 1 at Lakeside Speedway in Kansas City, Kans. and May 2 at Federated Auto Parts Raceway at I-55 in Pevely, Mo., has been postponed.   Additionally, the May 2 AMSOIL USAC/CRA Sprint Car and Western States Midget doubleheader from California’s […]

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KANSAS CITY, KS –– When Ford wanted to win Le Mans against the unstoppable Ferrari team it turned to legendary car designer Carroll Shelby, his team and his ace driver Ken Miles to get the job done.   Spoiler: They won.   A similar mentality was used when Ford wanted to return to Sprint Car […]

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Kansas City, KS – Daryn Pittman scored his ninth World of Outlaws Craftsman Sprint Car Series Feature win of the season in convincing fashion, leading every lap of the FVP Platinum Battery Shootout at Lakeside Speedway. Donny Schatz extended his points lead with a runner-up finish and Sheldon Haudenschild completed the podium. It was Pittman’s 81st […]

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KANSAS CITY, Kan. — As drivers and fans alike celebrated the life of one of the most popular dirt track racers of all time, Friday’s 3rd Annual Grant Junghans Memorial at the Lakeside Speedway gave the fans a night to remember.   In the 32-lap feature co-sanctioned by the USMTS and USRA, Jake O’Neil came […]

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Kansas City, KS – Brian Brown led the first seven laps before Kerry Madsen took command on the eighth circuit. Brown inherited the lead with 10 to go after Madsen got spun around in lapped traffic. ‘BlackJack’ went on to score a popular hometown win in the FVP Platinum Battery Shootout at the Lakeside Speedway. […]

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Kansas City, Kansas………One of the statistics bandied about in the week leading up toSaturday night’s USAC return to Lakeside Speedway was the fact that the most accomplished drivers in the sport, more often than not, seem to rise to the occasion when the venerable club visits the Kansas City, Kansas oval. Coming into the event, 13 […]

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CONCORD, NC – Due to heavy persistent rain hitting the Midwest over the past several days which has brought excessive localized flooding, the World of Outlaws Craftsman® Late Model Series have postponed the events at Lakeside Speedway in Kansas City, KS and Salina Highbanks Speedway in Salina, OK to Friday, Sept. 22 at Lakeside Speedway […]

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KANSAS CITY, Kan. — More than 8,000 family, friends and fans of the late Grant Junghans gathered at the Lakeside Speedway Friday for the inaugural Grant Junghans Memorial-the biggest one-day event in the history of dirt modified racing.   And when the dust had settled shortly after midnight, there was one man-Lucas Schott-standing in victory […]

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HARTFORD, Mich. (June 3, 2016) The debut event for the Lucas Oil American Sprint Car Series presented by the MAVTV Motorsports Network and Great Lakes Super Sprints at the Hartford Speedway set the bar high as Johnny Herrera held off the hard charging No. 15h of Sam Hafertepe, Jr. by a matter of feet at […]

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