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Speedway Motors Cornhusker Classic Postponed

The Speedway Motors Cornhusker Classic has been postponed one week. The race will now be next week on the 18th, 19th and 20th. Purse, event format, and start times will be the same. Event pre-registration will be opened back up and be open through Sunday night, October 14th at 11 PM. Modifieds will run for $6,000 to-win and $500 to-start. Stock cars and sport mods will run for $1,200 to-win and $200 to-start. Bragging rights late models will run [...]


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Casey’s Fall Brawl will not be rescheduled

After much consideration in trying to find a suitable date to move the Casey’s General Stores Midwest Fall Brawl we have come up empty handed and will not be rescheduling any portion of the event in 2018. We look forward to this event again in 2019! We would like to Congratulate the I-80 Speedway Nickell Construction Points Champion Jason Martin – Special thanks goes out to Larry Nickell for supporting this additional point fund for 360 sprints!! All drivers that [...]


0 Post Date: October 1, 2018

Casey’s Midwest Fall Brawl next up for I-80 Speedway

Saturday, September 29th racing action returns to the I-80 Speedway in the 2018 Casey’s General Stores Midwest Fall Brawl. The 3 classes that will be showcased in this year’s race will be the Malvern Bank Super Late Models, IMCA Racesaver Sprints, and the Nebraska 360s/Midwest Touring Sprint Series. The Malvern Bank Super Late Models will be racing for $3,000 to-win and $500 to-start. The 360 sprints will be racing for $4,000 to-win and $450 to-start, plus there is nearly [...]


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Nebraska 360 Sprints back at I-80 Speedway on Friday, July 27

Nebraska 360 Sprint Cars at I-80 on July 27 The Nebraska 360 Sprint Car races scheduled for Thursday, July 19 at I-80 Speedway has been moved to Friday, July 27. The change was made necessary when the Lucas Oil GO 50 Late Model event scheduled for Sunday, May 20 was rained out and has been moved to Thursday, July 19. The July 27 show will be the third Nebraska 360 event in the Nickell Construction/I-80 Speedway $7,000 point fund at [...]


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Thanks to all who have made the Silver Dollar Nationals such a special event

Thanks to all who have made the Silver Dollar Nationals one of the top racing events in America. The fans who travel from over this great county and beyond to a dirt track in Nebraska, to the sponsors who without them this event would not be possible, to the drivers who once again this year put this race at the top of the list of most see racing events in the country,  to crews who worked endless hours to [...]


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Great article in the Lincoln Journal Star on the Silver Dollar Nationals

Great article in the Lincoln Journal Star on the Silver Dollar Nationals. Thanks to Clark Grell and his staff   https://journalstar.com/sports/local/other-sports/fan-support-i–track-help-turn-silver-dollar-nationals/article_3b03e009-fee5-527e-93c9-77a48b42f8c1.html


0 Post Date: July 21, 2018

WOW What a finish at the GO 50

GREENWOOD, Neb. — In one of the closest finishes in series history, Jonathan Davenport edged Scott Bloomquist by 15 milliseconds to win his seventh Lucas Oil Late Model Dirt Series event of the season on Thursday night at I-80 Speedway. Davenport took the lead from Bloomquist on lap 37 and stayed in front, with Bloomquist lurking closer and closer as the laps wound down.   Davenport held off the final surge by Bloomquist at the line to win the Malvern Bank Go 50 and [...]


0 Post Date: July 20, 2018

Starting Times for the Silver Dollar Nationals

Times for the Silver Dollar Nationals Here are times for the Silver Dollar Nationals. Thursday: Pits open at 9am, Will call at 2pm, General Admin tickes and Grandstands at 3, Drivers Meeting at 6:15, Hot Laps at 6:45, National Anthem and Prayer at 7:10 with Time Trials at 7:15pm. Friday: Pits open at Noon, Will Call at 2pm, Grandstand at 3, Drivers Meeting at 6:30, Hot Laps at 7, National Anthem and Prayer at 7:25 with racing at 7:30 pm. Saturday: Pits open [...]


0 Post Date: July 18, 2018

Countdown to the Silver Dollar Nationals Continues

Countdown to the Silver Dollar Nationals Continues The Countdown to the Silver Dollar Nationals at I-80 Speedway continues. The biggest race in Nebraska racing history has gotten bigger in 2018 with the addition of the rained out (May 20) Lucas Oil Late Model Dirt Series GO 50 to the program on Thursday, July 19. The three-day event (July 19 thru 21) now has a total purse of over $300,000 on the line. Currently Jonathan Davenport (the 2016 Silver Dollar Nationals Champion [...]


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Traffic Alert: Nebraska Highway 63 closed south of I-80 exit #420

Traffic Alert: Nebraska Highway 63 closed south of I-80 exit #420 The State of Nebraska has Nebraska Highway 63 just south of the I-80 exit #420 closed south of Church Road until the fall. Drivers and fans should find alternate routes. Alternate routes include coming across Church Road to Highway 63 just south of the interstate or taking highway 50 north to highway 66 and then coming through South Bend and getting on Interstate 80 at the Mahoney Park exit [...]


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