The 49th Annual Oktoberfest Race Weekend is just over a week away and officials are busy getting prepared for the four-day event on October 4, 5, 6, and 7 at the La Crosse Fairgrounds Speedway in West Salem, Wisconsin.   The competition guide was recently posted on the Oktoberfest Race Weekend website along with the […]

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When NASCAR Xfinity Series driver Ty Majeski shows up to short track headliners, more often than not, he’s contending for his second (Oktoberfest), third (Icebreaker 100) or even fourth (Florida Governor’s Cup) win.   There are very few victory lanes, especially in the Midwest, that the Wisconsin native hasn’t visited.  But next Tuesday, Majeski will […]

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Mike “Lumpy” Lemke, the original and only Tech Director for the ARCA Midwest Tour passed away early Sunday morning after a brief illness.   Lumpy was instrumental in the development and growth of the Tour since it’s inception in 2007.   With his unique character and astute knowledge of the rules, Lumpy’s rule packages helped […]

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As the temperatures continue to drop and the snow begins to fall, short tracks throughout the Midwest region are preparing for the 2018 racing season.  We get you caught up on the offseason news in this edition of the Midwest Times on Speed51.com   Do you have news that you think should be included in […]

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The saying in Wisconsin is “Fest is Best.” Oktoberfest at La Crosse Fairgrounds Speedway in Wisconsin is one of the biggest short track racing events of the year with multiple divisions of racing taking place at the Fairgrounds across multiple days. Thousands of fans, campers and racers come out to the event, and they all […]

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Oktoberfest Midwest Tour Finale – LaCrosse Fairgrounds Speedway (WI) – 10/8/17 (Updated throughout the day – Be sure to refresh this page frequently)                                                                       […]

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History tends to repeat itself, and this was the case when Ty Majeski pulled into victory lane on day three of Oktoberfest at Lacrosse Speedway (WI) just like he did last year.   It was a long road to travel for the part-time NASCAR Xfinity driver, as he started 13th in the 26-car field, and […]

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