Posts With Keyword ‘NASCAR’

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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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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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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Knoxville Raceway Get Memorial Day Weekend Off And Running Tonight

Posted: Saturday, May 23rd, 2015 at 5:47 am

Memorial Day weekend is often called the biggest race weekend on the calendar.

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Record Entry List Ready To Go For Chili Bowl

Posted: Tuesday, January 13th, 2015 at 5:47 am

A record 327 drivers will try to win the first big dirt racing event of the year as the 29th Annual Chili Bowl Midget Nationals gets underway tonight with preliminary action.

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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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Sweet’s Week Ends With A WoO Win In Knoxville; AMA Flat Track Race Results

Posted: Monday, June 16th, 2014 at 5:49 am

Heading into the World of Outlaws stop at the Knoxville Raceway Saturday night, Brad Sweet already had a good week. He finished third at the Outlaws stop Friday night in Jackson, Minnesota…and found out that his sister Katelyn, who dates NASCAR Driver Kyle Larson are expecting a baby in December. So the future “Uncle Brad” decided to drive away from everyone last night and win his first Outlaws race at the Knoxville Raceway. Sweet was never challenged in the 25 laps race that went green/white/checkered. Terry McCarl was second place while Shane Stewart, driving a car owned by Larson finished third. Justin Henderson won the 360 race. Yesterday, the AMA Pro Flat Track Motorcycles ran and Kyle Johnson won the Pro Singles while Kenny Coolbeth, Jr. won the Pro Grand National race.

Sweet’s Week Made Sweeter With Knoxville Win

Posted: Sunday, June 15th, 2014 at 5:48 am

Heading into the World of Outlaws stop at the Knoxville Raceway last night…Brad Sweet already had a good week.

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Bryan Clausen Breaks Swindell Dominance At The Chili Bowl

Posted: Monday, January 20th, 2014 at 5:57 am

It took five years, but someone finally ended the Swindell dominance at the Chili Bowl Nationals.

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Bryan Clausen Breaks Swindell Hex On Chili Bowl Nationals

Posted: Sunday, January 19th, 2014 at 5:57 am

It took five years, but someone finally ended the Swindell dominance at the Chili Bowl Nationals.

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Steve Kinser To Step Away From The Sprint Car After 2014 WoO Season

Posted: Thursday, December 12th, 2013 at 5:58 am

12-time Knoxville Nationals Winner Steve Kinser has announced 2014 will be his final season on the World of Outlaws Sprint Car Series.

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NASCAR Champion Stewart To Race In Oskaloosa

Posted: Tuesday, July 2nd, 2013 at 5:57 am

Race fans who attend the Front Row Challenge at the Southern Iowa Speedway in Oskaloosa will get a treat as Three Time NASCAR Sprint Cup Champion Tony Stewart will race in the Front Row Challenge.

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Jeff Gordon Attends Night 1 Of the Knoxville Nationals

Posted: Thursday, August 9th, 2012 at 5:59 am

Four-Time NASCAR Sprint Cup Champion Jeff Gordon made a stop in Knoxville yesterday to look at the Salute to Champions display at the National Sprint Car Hall of Fame that honors him, and to support driver Shane Stewart who carries Gordon’s charitable foundation “Kick It for Children’s Cancer” on his car.

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Driver Kenny Wallace To Visit US Cellular Store In Knoxville

Posted: Wednesday, July 25th, 2012 at 5:59 am

Veteran NASCAR Driver Kenny Wallace will be in Knoxville on Monday afternoon at the U-S Cellular Store on Bell Avenue.

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Former NASCAR Driver Ken Schrader To Race In Harris Clash At Knoxville

Posted: Thursday, July 19th, 2012 at 5:59 am

The 21st Annual Harris Clash Modified and Sports Mods will invade the Knoxville Raceway tonight.

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Late Model Nationals Get The Green Flag Tonight

Posted: Thursday, September 29th, 2011 at 5:56 am

The weather forecast could not better for the Eighth Annual Lucas Oil Late Model Nationals this weekend at the Knoxville Raceway.

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Eric Dailey Wins 20th Harris Clash At Knoxville

Posted: Wednesday, July 6th, 2011 at 5:54 am

Eric Dailey of Armstrong, Iowa won the 20th Annual Harris Clash I-M-C-A Modified show at the Knoxville Raceway last night and the $2,000 that went with it.

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Harris Clash Tongiht At The Knoxville Raceway

Posted: Tuesday, July 5th, 2011 at 5:54 am

The 20th Annual Harris Clash I-M-C-A Modifieds will have their show at the Knoxville Raceway tonight.

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Schatz Guests Stars In Wild Night At Knoxville

Posted: Monday, May 9th, 2011 at 5:54 am

It was billed as the I-R-A vs. Knoxville 410 Shootout, and it was that plus special guest appearance by Four-Time Knoxville Nationals Champion Donny Schatz.

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