The Kentucky Colonel rebounds to grab Silver Dollar Nationals pole

The Kentucky Colonel Rebounds to grab SDN pole Steve Francis may not be having a banner year but he put everything together in last night’s double qualifying heat races for the Seventh Annual Silver Dollar Nationals to grab the pole for tonight’s 80-lap, $53,000 to win event. Francis scored a first and a second to earn the most points in qualifying. Heat race winner last night included: Chad Simpson, Don O’Neal, Francis, Darrell Lanigan, Dennis Erb, Jr. in first round qualifying [...]

Its Day Two of the Silver Dollar Nationals

Friday, July 21 and its day two of the Silver Dollar Nationals paying $53,000 to win the Super Late Models and $10,000 to win the USMTS modifieds. It double qualifying heats for both the Lucas Oil Late Models and the USMTS Modifieds tonight with things finishing up with the USMTS dash. Racing will start a bit later because of the extreme heat with the green flag falling around 8pm Congratulations to last night’s winners Kyle Berck in the Malvern Bank Super Late [...]

USMTS is a big part of Silver Dollar Nationals

USMTS is big part of Silver Dollar Nationals While the Lucas Oil Late Model Dirt Series and the fact that they are racing for $53,000 to win at the Seventh Annual Silver Dollar gets most of the headlines, the United States Modified Touring Series (USMTS) is the other half of what makes the Silver Dollar Nationals such a popular event for the fans. While Rodney Sanders has dominated the USMTS part of the Silver Dollar Nationals the past few years, the [...]

Activities close to I-80 Speedway

ACTIVITIES NEAR I-80 SPEEDWAY (Silver Dollar Nationals) Ashland Country Club Iron Horse Golf Course 16119 Hwy 6, Ashland 900 Club House Dr., Ashland (402)-944-3344 (402)-944-9800 www.ashlandgolfclub.com www.golfironhorse.com Quarry Oaks Golf Club Strategic Air & Space Museum Quarry Oaks Drive, Ashland 28210 West Park Highway, Ashland (402)-944-6000 (402)-944-3100 www.guarryoaks.com www.sasmuseum.com Eugene T. Mahoney State Park Nebraska Wildlife Safari Park 28500 West Park Highway, Ashland 16406 – 292nd St., Ashland (402)-944-2523 (402)-944-9453 outdoornebraska.gov/parks www.wildlifesafari.com Platte River State Park Ak-Sar-Ben Aquarium 14421 – 346th St., Louisville 21502 Hwy 31, Gretna (402)-234-2217 (402)-332-3901 outdoornebraska.gov/parks outdoornebraska.gov/parks The Strategic Air & Space Museum [...]