Posts With Keyword ‘Knoxville Nationals’

Knoxville Raceway Hands Out Awards

Posted: Monday, November 21st, 2016 at 5:49 am

Around 500 people attended the 62nd Knoxville Raceway Awards Banquet Saturday night at Prairie Meadows in Altoona.

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Knoxville Raceway Hands Out Awards

Posted: Sunday, November 20th, 2016 at 5:48 am

Around 500 people attended the 62nd Knoxville Raceway Awards Banquet last night at Prairie Meadows in Altoona.

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Keneric Racing Shuts Down US Race Shop In Knoxville

Posted: Thursday, August 18th, 2016 at 5:48 am

Just days after contending for the Knoxville Nationals and running as high as third before a mechanical problem sidelined the car in Saturday’s A-Main Keneric Racing has announced they have ceased operations of their American racing shop which was located in Knoxville.

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Jason Johnson Holds Off Schatz For Knoxville Nationals Winner

Posted: Monday, August 15th, 2016 at 6:01 am

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Jason Johnson has been trying to shake off the notion that he is just a 360 driver trying to make it in a 410 for the last few years.

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Jason Johnson Holds Off Schatz For Knoxville Nationals Winner

Posted: Sunday, August 14th, 2016 at 6:00 am

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Jason Johnson has been trying to shake off the notion that he is just a 360 driver trying to make it in a 410 for the last few years.

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Abreu Wins Night 3 Of The Knoxville Nationals And A Ticket Into The Show

Posted: Saturday, August 13th, 2016 at 6:01 am

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Everyone knew that it would not take Rico Abreu long to figure out how to get around the Knoxville Raceway.

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It Starts Tonight The 5 Hour Energy Knoxville Nationals

Posted: Wednesday, August 10th, 2016 at 6:00 am

Over 100 sprint car drivers from around the nation, and Australia, New Zealand, and Canada will try to put their name alongside the likes of Kinser, Swindell, Wolfgang, and Lasoski as Knoxville Nationals Champion.

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Pittman Bags $21K In Front Row Challenge Win

Posted: Tuesday, August 9th, 2016 at 6:01 am

Daryn Pittman may run a World of Outlaws schedule, but it was the National Sprint League that was the sanctioning body at the 21st Front Row Challenge last night at the Southern Iowa Speedway in Oskaloosa and he took home the $21,000 winner’s share beating the field by over four seconds.

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Trostle Statue To Be Dedicated At NSCHoF Museum

Posted: Tuesday, August 9th, 2016 at 5:59 am

The National Sprint Car Hall of Fame and Museum will dedicate a statue of National Sprint Car Hall of Fame inductee and two-time Knoxville Nationals-winning sprint car owner/mechanic Bob Trostle, who also competed in the first ever Knoxville Nationals in 1961 today at the museum.

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Bryan Clauson Dies Of Injuries Suffered At Kansas Midget Race

Posted: Monday, August 8th, 2016 at 5:02 pm

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Bryan Clauson, who had gained a reputation for driving anytime type of race car anywhere including this year at the Knoxville Raceway, died of injuries suffered in a midget race at Belleville, Kansas over the weekend.

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Nationals Prep And National Sprint League Highlight Busy Night At Knoxville Raceway

Posted: Saturday, July 30th, 2016 at 5:48 am

Tonight is the final tune up for the 360 drivers before the 26th Annual Arnold Motor Supply 360 Nationals at the Knoxville Raceway.

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Knoxville Nationals To Adorn NASCAR Sprint Cup Car In Sunday’s Race

Posted: Thursday, July 28th, 2016 at 5:48 am

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The 56th Annual 5 Hour Energy Knoxville Nationals is set to get a little bonus exposure this weekend at the NASCAR Sprint Cup Race in Pennsylvania.

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Abreu Becomes The 2nd NASCAR Driver To Enter Knoxville Nationals

Posted: Wednesday, July 27th, 2016 at 5:49 am

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First it was NASCAR Sprint Cup Driver Kyle Larson, now NASCAR Trucks driver and two-time defending Chili Bowl Midget Nationals winner Rico Abreu has officially entered the 56th Annual 5 Hour Energy Knoxville Nationals.

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Brown Blisters NSL Field; Giles and Walraven Score Wins At Knoxville

Posted: Monday, July 25th, 2016 at 5:49 am

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Brian Brown tore through the 410 National Sprint League A-Main like he was on a mission.

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Brown Dominates NSL Show; Giles And Walraven Score Wins At Knoxville

Posted: Sunday, July 24th, 2016 at 5:48 am

Brian Brown tore through the 410 National Sprint League A-Main like he was on a mission.

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NASCAR Driver Kyle Larson Enters Knoxville Nationals

Posted: Thursday, July 14th, 2016 at 5:48 am

Current NASCAR Sprint Cup Driver and 2012 Knoxville Nationals Rookie of the Year Kyle Larson has entered the 56th Annual 5 Hour Energy Knoxville Nationals.

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Driver Blaney; Flagman Clark Among 8 To Be Inducted Into Sprint Car Hall of Fame

Posted: Wednesday, January 13th, 2016 at 5:47 am

A driver from a prominent racing family and a Knoxville Raceway official who has been telling drivers when they can get on the gas each night are among eight individuals in the 27th induction class of the National Sprint Car Hall of Fame.

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Bob Trostle, Car Builder, Hall of Fame Inductee, Passes Away

Posted: Monday, November 23rd, 2015 at 5:47 am

National Sprint Car Hall of Fame Inductee and builder of several Knoxville Nationals and Raceway winning cars Bob Trostle passed away yesterday at the age of 82.

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It’s Schatz For The 9th Time In 10 Years At The Knoxville Nationals

Posted: Monday, August 17th, 2015 at 6:01 am

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Donny Schatz led all 50 laps and took home his ninth Knoxville Nationals championship in the last ten years last night.

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It’s Schatz For The 9th Time In 10 Years At The Knoxville Nationals

Posted: Sunday, August 16th, 2015 at 6:01 am

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Donny Schatz led all 50 laps and took home his ninth Knoxville Nationals championship in the last ten years last night.

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