Rich Bickle, Jr. will bring a close to his storied racing career at the 2021 Snowball Derby at Five Flags Speedway.  After that, Bickle will set sail on his new life … starting with a trip on the open seas.   The “Bickle’s Bon Voyage” Farewell Cruise will take place January 22-29, 2022.  Fans can […]

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Salem, IN – Wisconsin racing legend Rich Bickle has officially announced that he will begin his last season of stock car racing at the upcoming CRA SpeedFest 2021 at Showtime Speedway in the ARCA/CRA Super Series 200 lap event. The prestigious early season event will be held on Friday, January 22nd and Saturday, January 23rd, […]

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Just last month, Rich Bickle was forced to sit out the Snowball Derby due to COVID-19 complications.  Over the weekend, the Wisconsin legend made his return to racing by scoring a win – on the snow and ice.   The five-time Snowball Derby and Slinger Nationals champion returned to snowmobile racing for the first time […]

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MOORESVILLE, N.C. – NASCAR veteran and grass roots racing multi-track champion Rich Bickle has signed an agreement with Empire Racing Group, LLC to run the upcoming ARCA race at Daytona International Speedway on February 13.   Bickle will pilot the No. 45 Chevrolet with Mike “Grumpy” Cheek as the crew chief. He will be a teammate […]

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Five-time Snowball Derby champion Rich Bickle, Jr. will not be among the competitors at Five Flags Speedway (FL) next week competing in the 53rd Annual Snowball Derby.  However, he has big plans for the 2021 Snowball Derby, which will be the final race of his illustrious career.   Bickle made the decision to skip this […]

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Five-time Snowball Derby champion Rich Bickle got his start in racing at the Slinger Super Speedway in the 1980s, competing against some of the greatest Super Late Model racers of all-time before expanding his program.  His 2020 racing schedule sees him returning to the high-banked quarter-mile looking for a fifth Slinger Nationals title.   CLICK […]

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As businesses and racetracks begin to reopen around the country, the lives of drivers are starting to get busier.  This is true for five-time Snowball Derby winner Rich Bickle, who gets set to reopen his business while preparing for his first race of the 2020 season Sunday at Slinger Super Speedway, a track where he’s […]

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Race fans that pay attention to details will likely notice something different at Five Flags Speedway when racing resumes this Friday night.  Speedway operator Tim Bryant recently confirmed to Speed51 that a change has been made to the appearance of the race track.   Longtime race fans at Five Flags Speedway in Pensacola, Florida will tell […]

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