The Inside Track by Jeremiah Davis

Hawkeye Dirt Tour rolls on to Knoxville Raceway

KNOXVILLE - Back-to-back nights of IMCA Hawkeye Dirt Tour Modified racing rarely disappoints. That the second of those two nights comes at the most w ...

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Cayden Carter takes hometown Hawkeye Dirt Tour win in Oskaloosa

OSKALOOSA - Before Wednesday night's IMCA Hawkeye Dirt Tour Modified race program got started, a few drivers were asked who they had to beat. Recentl ...

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Eastern Iowa Driver Rankings: July 19

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 Modified specials with Hunter Marriott

The Inside Track Podcast presented by Albert Auto Service returned Monday, welcoming IMCA Modified racer Hunter Marriott to discuss his Dakota Modifie ...

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IMCA racer Jeremiah Hurst still focused on racing amid heart issue

DUBUQUE - While sitting in a hospital bed, admitted to the intensive care unit of Mercy Medical Center in Dubuque for congestive heart failure, IMCA L ...

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Wall of Fame Night 'will not be topped' for inductee Alan Sheppard

CEDAR RAPIDS - If you ever wondered what Hawkeye Downs Speedway means to the people who grew up there, all you had to do was look at former racer and ...

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Iowa Speedway repave on the horizon

NEWTON - Iowa Speedway is widely regarded by racecar drivers of every series as one of their favorites - a place that's challenging but fun. Much of ...

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Podcast: 'Inside Track' talks social media, racing merchandise with The Orange Cone

The Inside Track Podcast returned Monday, welcoming Twitter persona The Orange Cone to discuss a variety of social media and fan-related topics. Host ...

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Helio Castroneves breaks 3-year winless drought in Iowa Corn 300

NEWTON - Helio Castroneves' signature victory celebration was a little more taxing than he remembered. The Team Penske driver led 217 laps in the Iow ...

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Iowa Speedway track conditions, heat have IndyCar drivers on the edge for Iowa Corn 300

NEWTON - Qualifying a Verizon IndyCar Series car on an oval almost always happens on a razor's edge of speed and handling. The speeds the Hondas and ...

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Iowa Speedway set for last Iowa Corn 300 with current aero kit

NEWTON - Could Sunday's Iowa Corn 300 at Iowa Speedway be a last hurrah for defending race winner Josef Newgarden? The answer to that is most certain ...

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Eastern Iowa Driver Rankings: July 5

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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Joey Gase back in Cup car following best pair of weekends in his career

If someone sees Cedar Rapids native and NASCAR driver Joey Gase this week, and he has an extra little pep in his step, it should be pretty obvious as ...

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Landon Cassill gets new crew chief in Seth Barbour

The Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series garage is an ever-changing landscape. Personnel change teams or positions within teams on a regular basis, all al ...

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Hunter Marriott hustles to win at Hogan Memorial

VINTON - Hunter Marriott didn't make Sunday night easy on himself. The Brookfield, Mo. driver, who races out of West Union in the summers, came to th ...

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