Posts With Keyword ‘Knoxville Nationals’

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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Clauson And 4 Others Earn A-Main Spots

Posted: Saturday, August 15th, 2015 at 6:01 am

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Bryan Clauson has been long known as a midget and non-wing driver.

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McCarl Takes Night Two Of The Knoxville Nationals

Posted: Friday, August 14th, 2015 at 6:01 am

Terry’s McCarl’s car was not very good at the beginning of the night, in fact T-Mac said it was horrible.

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Shane Stewart Wins Night One Of The Knoxville Nationals

Posted: Thursday, August 13th, 2015 at 6:01 am

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Shane Stewart all of a sudden is on a hot streak at the Knoxville Raceway.

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Knoxville Nationals Start Tonight

Posted: Wednesday, August 12th, 2015 at 6:00 am

The biggest four nights of the sprint car season has arrived, and for over 100 drivers, the goal is to give themselves a chance at the title of Knoxville Nationals Champion.

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Brad Sweet Pockets $20K In Osky Challenge Win

Posted: Tuesday, August 11th, 2015 at 5:55 am

Brad Sweet dominated last night’s 20th Annual Osky Challenge at the Southern Iowa Speedway in Oskaloosa and collected $20,000 for his efforts.

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Knoxville Raceway’s Dramatic Night Set Up For Nationals

Posted: Sunday, August 2nd, 2015 at 5:48 am

The final races before Thursday’s 360 Nationals may have been some of the best racing in years at the Knoxville Raceway.

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Visitors To Show Up Starting Tonight At Knoxville Raceway

Posted: Saturday, July 25th, 2015 at 5:47 am

With the Knoxville Nationals just around the corner, the Knoxville Raceway expects to see a few visitors wonder into the track to get test laps for the Nationals in August.

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NSCHoF Getting Ready To Honor Wolfgang During Knoxville Nationals

Posted: Wednesday, July 22nd, 2015 at 5:48 am

The National Sprint Car Hall of Fame will honor one of the greats not only in sprint car racing…but a true legend of the Knoxville Raceway and the Knoxville Nationals.

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Sammy Swindell Calls It A Career

Posted: Tuesday, August 26th, 2014 at 5:48 am

1983 Knoxville Nationals Winner Sammy Swindell has announced his retirement from sprint car racing.

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Schatz Leads 49 Laps To Win 8th Knoxville Nationals Title

Posted: Monday, August 11th, 2014 at 5:59 am

Donny Schatz led 49 of the 50 laps to win his eighth Knoxville Nationals in nine years Saturday night.

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Schatz Leads 49 Laps To Capture 8th Knoxville Nationals Title

Posted: Sunday, August 10th, 2014 at 6:00 am

Donny Schatz led 49 of the 50 laps to win his eighth Knoxville Nationals in nine years last night.

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Shane Stewart Wins Dramatic Night 2 Nationals Qualifier

Posted: Saturday, August 9th, 2014 at 5:59 am

Shane Stewart may have been living by the philosophy of the late John Wooden when he told his U-C-L-A basketball teams be quick but don’t hurry.

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Brown Continues Dream Week In Knoxville With Nationals Prelim Win

Posted: Friday, August 8th, 2014 at 6:00 am

Brian Brown is having the kind of run in southern Iowa than drivers only dream about.

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Knoxville Nationals Day 1 A Washout

Posted: Thursday, August 7th, 2014 at 5:59 am

Mother Nature has been a thorn in the side of Knoxville Raceway all season.

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Knoxville Nationals Starts Tonight

Posted: Wednesday, August 6th, 2014 at 6:00 am

The biggest four days of sprint car racing has arrived as tonight starts the 54th Annual F-V-P Knoxville Nationals.

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Huge 360 Car Count Expected At Knoxville Tonight

Posted: Saturday, July 26th, 2014 at 5:48 am

Expect to see one of the highest 360 car counts of the season tonight at the Knoxville Raceway.

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