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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 [...]


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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 [...]


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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 [...]


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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 [...]


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Merchants Night and Kid’s Autograph Night is July 14

I-80 SPEEDWAY DRIVERS AUTOGRAPH NIGHT MERCHANTS NIGHT AT THE RACES Join us this week for Merchants Night at I-80 Speedway. It’s also Kid’s Autograph Night, so kid’s come and get your favorite driver’s autographs. Cubby’s Super Late Models Grandstands open at 5:30 pm Ty’s Oudoor Power & Service B Mods Racing at 7:15 pm Custom Diesel Driver’s Training A Mods River City Heating & Cooling Compacts Grandstands: Adults $10 Certified Transmission Hobby Stocks Juniors (6-12) $5 Kosiski Auto Parts BRLMs Five and under free Rotella’s Stock Cars I-80 [...]


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Home Pride Kid’s Money Grab and much more at I-80 on July 7

Home Pride Kid’s Money Grab and much more at I-80 Speedway on July 7 I-80 Speedway will be a busy place on Friday, July 7. Kid’s bring your parents because its Kid’s Money Grab where the Home Pride Companies will be spreading coins on the frontstretch and the kid’s can get as many as they can. It’s also Nebraska Corn Growers Night with the ethanol car on display and a special tribute to long-time area racer Bill Wrich who passed away [...]


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Malvern Bank Super Late Models headline I-80 on June 30

Malvern Bank Super Late Models headline I-80 on June 30 The Malvern Bank Super Late Models will headline the I-80 Speedway races on Friday, June 30. The Malvern Bank feature will pay $2,000 to win thanks to Kaser Blasting of Lincoln. Entering the three-day Freedom Fest weekend at US30 Speedway in Columbus on June 29, Tad Pospisil of Norfolk leds the Malvern Bank Super Late Model point standings with 756 followed by Kyle Berck at 744 and Bill Leighton, Jr. [...]


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Kid’s Bike Races this Friday (June 23) at I-80

Kid’s Bike Races this Friday at I-80 Speedway This Friday is not only Whelen night and a special tribute to fallen deputy Mark Burbridge, along with a make-up night for Donate Life but its Kid’s Bike Races as well. So kids grab your bikes your parents and head on out to I-80 Speedway at Greenwood exit for a whale of a good time. Racing at I-80 on June 23 will feature the weekly NASCAR Whelen All American Series program of six [...]


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Friday, June 23 is Whelen Night at I-80

  Friday, June 23 is Whelen Night at I-80 Speedway. I-80 Speedway is proud to honor all local military, police and fire personnel. It is also the night we honor fallen Pottawattamie County Deputy Mark Burbridge.   Compact driver Jim Cahill will have a tribute wrap to fallen deputy Mark Burbridge on his race car and will do a lap around the track followed by a Pottawattanie Sheriff’s cruiser prior to the races.   It’s also Kid’s Bike Races, so kid’s grab your bikes [...]


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USMTS is big part of the 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 [...]


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