Auto racing

Justin Kay gets second straight Hawkeye Dirt Tour win

DUBUQUE - Justin Kay still insists he learns something new every time he climbs into an IMCA Modified. The Wheatland driver is twice an IMCA national ...

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Notebook: Holladay having ‘best year of my life’ in IMCA Late Model

Chad Holladay is enjoying the best season he's ever had. As July approaches its end, the Muscatine driver has five wins in his No. 32c Late Model, mo ...

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Podcast: ‘Inside Track’ talks aging racer success, NASCAR with Joey Gase

The Inside Track Podcast returns this week with co-hosts Jeremiah Davis and Danny Lehmkuhl breaking down all things motorsports in Eastern Iowa - on d ...

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Brett Moffitt to race at IMCA Super Nationals

CEDAR RAPIDS - A lot can happen - in a hurry - when two friends want to go racing bad enough. When Cedar Rapids Late Model racer Griffin McGrath and ...

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Eastern Iowa Driver Rankings: July 21

Welcome to the Inside Track's Eastern Iowa Driver Rankings. Each week of the racing season, the Gazette's Jeremiah Davis will rank the area's top 10 d ...

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Eckrich outruns Deery Bros field at Maquoketa Speedway

MAQUOKETA - Denny Eckrich finally feels like things are back to normal. After a 2015 in which he was largely without crew chief and brother Doug, who ...

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Podcast: ‘Inside Track’ talks drivers racing injured

The Inside Track Podcast returns this week with co-hosts Jeremiah Davis and Danny Lehmkuhl breaking down all things motorsports in Eastern Iowa - on d ...

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Notebook: Maquoketa Speedway set for rescheduled Deery Bros race

In early May, first-year Maquoketa Speedway promoter Scott Schurbon took stock of his racetrack and what needed improved. By his own estimation, the t ...

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The Cassill Commitment

There's a scene in "Breaking Bad" in which the bodyman Mike Ehrmantraut tells Walter White, "No more half measures, Walter." Now, the context might'v ...

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Zack VanderBeek dominates USMTS at Fayette County Speedway

WEST UNION - It's a big deal, getting to race in your home state on the United States Modified Touring Series. Racers from all over the Midwest and So ...

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Eastern Iowa Driver Rankings: July 13

Welcome to the Inside Track's Eastern Iowa Driver Rankings. Each week of the racing season, the Gazette's Jeremiah Davis will rank the area's top 10 d ...

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Podcast: ‘Inside Track’ talks points racing vs money chasing with Justin Kay

The Inside Track Podcast returns this week with co-hosts Jeremiah Davis and Danny Lehmkuhl breaking down all things motorsports in Eastern Iowa - on d ...

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Notebook: IMCA addresses failed tire test in Late Model division

This summer, dirt Late Model racing has been a bit divisive, and in a few cases, controversial. Across the country, on-track incidents between racers ...

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Josef Newgarden historically dominant in Iowa Corn 300 at Iowa Speedway

NEWTON - Broken hand? No problem. Broken clavicle? No problem. Every other car in the paddock? No problem. Josef Newgarden had been second in the las ...

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Newgarden to 'muscle through' injuries at physical Iowa Speedway

NEWTON - Iowa Speedway's physical demands are a lot on any racecar driver in the Verizon IndyCar Series. Laps in just more than 17 seconds, averaging ...

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