ARCA: Superman Returns; 2014 Series Champ Mitchell Back Behind the Wheel at Iowa

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TOLEDO, Ohio — official series release by Don Radebaugh, ARCA — ARCA photo — From Daytona to the dirt, the ARCA Racing Series presented by Menards races in some really cool big-time places. Yet for West Des Moines, Iowa’s Mason Mitchell, there’s no place like home. “I grew up 30 minutes west of Iowa Speedway,” Mitchell said. “It’s my Daytona …

NSL: Welcome Back; National Sprint League Returns to Des Moines

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WINDOM, Minn. — official series release — It’s been sixteen years since 410 sprint cars have roared around the ½-mile Iowa State Fairgrounds in Des Moines. Kerry Madsen emerged victorious in the Danny Young Memorial in 1999.  This Wednesday night, July 22, the FVP National Sprint League will change that.  This huge event, sponsored by Nehring Construction, will also feature …

WOO: Shane Stewart Picks Up Inaugural Outlaws Win at Crawford County Speedway

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DENISON, Iowa — official series release — Rob Kocak photo — Kerry Madsen was the car to beat throughout Friday night’s World of Outlaws Sprint Car Series feature at Crawford County Speedway but it was Shane Stewart who battled past the leader with two laps to go and claimed the inaugural Outlaws win at the track. Stewart started the night …

ARCA: Mitchell Receives Key to West Des Moines

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MOORESVILLE, N.C. — official team release — MMM photo — 2014 ARCA Racing Series presented by Menards champion Mason Mitchell was presented a Key to the City of West Des Moines at a council meeting yesterday for his efforts in 2014. Mitchell became the third Iowa native to win ARCA’s top crown and the first in forty years. “This is truly …

WOO: Outlaws Gearing Up for 54th Annual Knoxville Nationals

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CONCORD, NC — official release — Donny Schatz leads the World of Outlaws STP Sprint Car Series into the FVP Knoxville Nationals presented by Casey’s General Stores on Aug. 6, 7, 8 and 9 as he looks for his eighth win at the legendary event. Schatz, the current points leader and a 12-time winner in 2014, comes into Knoxville with …