Posts With Keyword ‘Ryan Leavitt’

USAC Cars Converge On Knoxville Raceway Tonight

Posted: Saturday, June 3rd, 2017 at 5:49 am

In 1982 wings were added to the sprint cars at the Knoxville Raceway on a regular basis and it has been that way ever since.

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Knoxville Raceway Set For Memorial Day Weekend Action

Posted: Saturday, May 27th, 2017 at 5:49 am

The Knoxville Raceway hopes there is racing action tonight.

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Point Races Heating Up For Fourth Night Of Racing At Knoxville

Posted: Saturday, May 20th, 2017 at 5:48 am

Another full night of racing is scheduled at the Knoxville Raceway.

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Brown Get’s Win #35; Giles Leads Late In 360s; Hetrick Is 2/3 In 2017 In 305s

Posted: Sunday, May 14th, 2017 at 5:48 am

If there is a faster sprint car in the Midwest, Brian Brown likely has not seen it at the Knoxville Raceway. Brown ran down Ian Madsen and blew by him in the 410 A-Main to notch win number 35 and tie him with the legendary Randy Smith for seventh on the all-time winners list. Brown and Madsen flipped roles from last week when Ian that held the lead on the final lap only to get bottled up by a lapped car, this week Brown was the rabbit and Madsen had a chance on the last lap by traffic never worked to his advantage. In the 360 show, Calvin Landis was dominating when Ryan Giles used the low side to catch and pass Landis. Giles told KNIA/KRLS Sports the bottom for him was the place to be. Kevin Hetrick won for the second time in three 305 shows this season when he held off Ryan Leavitt and Chris Walraven. Hetrick was out in front the whole time, but kept a watchful eye on the two drivers trading positions two and three behind him. Next week, all three classes are back for another night of racing.

Early Tight Points Battles Making Things Exciting At Knoxville Raceway

Posted: Saturday, May 13th, 2017 at 5:49 am

After two nights of racing at the Knoxville Raceway, one thing is for certain, the racing in all three classes is intense and we may see more first time winners.

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Leavitt Gets First Career Win At Knoxville

Posted: Monday, May 8th, 2017 at 5:48 am

While the veterans ruled the night in the 360 and 410 classes at the Knoxville Raceway Saturday night, it was a young gun that stole the show in the 305s.

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Leavitt Adds To Family Legacy With First Career Knoxville Win

Posted: Sunday, May 7th, 2017 at 5:49 am

While the veterans ruled the night in the 360 and 410 classes at the Knoxville Raceway Saturday night, it was a young gun that stole the show in the 305s.

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The Wait Is Over…Knoxville Raceway Season Begins Tonight

Posted: Saturday, April 15th, 2017 at 5:49 am

An offseason of waiting will finally come to an end as the Knoxville Raceway will get the 64th season of weekly racing started tonight.

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