Posts With Keyword ‘Knoxville Nationals’

Knoxville Nationals Get Underway Tonight

Posted: Wednesday, August 8th, 2012 at 5:59 am

Day one of the 52nd Annual Goodyear Knoxville Nationals is tonight.

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Pittman wins Front Row Challenge, Larson claims USAC Non-Wing Prelim

Posted: Tuesday, August 7th, 2012 at 6:01 am

After not having the success he had hoped for in the 360 Nationals, Oklahoma driver Daryn Pittman led all 25 laps from his pole starting position and claimed his second career Front Row Challenge at the Southern Iowa Speedway in Oskaloosa last night and a cool $5000.

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New Format To 52nd Knoxville Nationals Will Add Drama

Posted: Wednesday, August 1st, 2012 at 5:59 am

A new format for next Friday’s 52nd Annual Goodyear Knoxville Nationals has had the sprint car world buzzing since it was announced this spring.

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Madsen Finds Rubber First; Garner Dominates 360s

Posted: Monday, June 11th, 2012 at 5:59 am

A rubber-down race track spoiled an otherwise exciting night of racing at the Knoxville Raceway Saturday night as the World of Outlaws were in town for the final time before the Knoxville Nationals in August.

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Madsen Finds Rubber First, Wins Outlaw Show At Knoxville

Posted: Monday, June 11th, 2012 at 5:59 am

A rubber-down race track spoiled an otherwise exciting night of racing at the Knoxville Raceway last night as the World of Outlaws were in town for the final time before the Knoxville Nationals in August.

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Ron Shaver Invterview

Posted: Saturday, June 2nd, 2012 at 3:30 pm

The man behind Shaver Racing Engines was inducted into the National Sprint Car Hall of Fame on Saturday.

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World of Outlaws Bring Their Show To Knoxville Tonight

Posted: Saturday, April 28th, 2012 at 5:58 am

The Knoxville Raceway will host the World of Outlaws, weather pending tonight.

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New Raceway GM wants to Spotlight Weekly Events

Posted: Wednesday, January 18th, 2012 at 6:22 am

New Knoxville Raceway General Manager Toby Kruse says that there’s a lot to look forward with the 2012 season three months away.

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Brian Brown To Race With The Casey’s Livery In 2012

Posted: Tuesday, December 13th, 2011 at 5:56 am

Knoxville Sprint Car Driver Brian Brown will carry Casey’s General Stores on his car during the 2012 racing season.

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Knoxville Raceway Gives 2012 Schedule A Few Slight Changes

Posted: Tuesday, October 11th, 2011 at 5:54 am

While it seems like the racing season at the Knoxville Raceway just ended, the raceway has released the 2012 schedule with a few tweaks.

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Knoxville Nationals to be Re-Broadcast on Speed this weekend

Posted: Saturday, September 3rd, 2011 at 6:22 am

Speed will be re-broadcasting the 51st Annual Goodyear Knoxville Nationals this weekend. You can watch Donny Schatz take home his fifth Nationals title in the “A” feature along with other races from the event this Sunday at 11am. On Mediacom cable, Speed TV is located at Channel 74. On DirecTV, it’s channel 607, and on Dish Network, you can find it at channel 150. It’ll also be rebroadcast on Friday, September 9, at 11am.

No Racing At The Knoxville Raceway Tonight

Posted: Saturday, August 20th, 2011 at 5:56 am

The Knoxville Raceway will sit silent tonight as the Raceway is taking its traditional week off after Nationals.

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Donny Schatz Wins The Knoxville Nationals For the 5th Time

Posted: Monday, August 15th, 2011 at 6:01 am

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Donny Schatz won his fifth Knoxville Nationals Saturday night at the 51st running of the top sprint car event in the world.

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Sammy Swindell Is Mr. Sprint Car Once Again

Posted: Monday, August 15th, 2011 at 5:58 am

While he did not win the Knoxville Nationals, Sammy Swindell claimed the Jesse Hockett Mr. Sprint Car award for the second straight year.

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Donny Schatz Becomes A 5-Time Nationals Champion

Posted: Sunday, August 14th, 2011 at 6:33 am

Donny Schatz won his fifth Knoxville Nationals Saturday night at the 51st running of the top sprint car event in the world.

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Swindell; Shaffer; Wolfe Pick Up Win Wins On Night 3 Of The Knoxville Nationals

Posted: Saturday, August 13th, 2011 at 6:01 am

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While a driver never has a goal of winning the Non-Qualifiers A-Main at the Knoxville Nationals, it does mean you have won an A-Main at the biggest sprint car race in the world.

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Knoxville Regulars Brought A-Game To Nationals This Year

Posted: Saturday, August 13th, 2011 at 5:58 am

Five Knoxville Regulars have made the top 20 A-main at the Knoxville Nationals this year.

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Knoxville Regular Dobmeier Best In Night 2 Of The Knoxville Nationals

Posted: Friday, August 12th, 2011 at 6:00 am

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Score one for the home team, Mark Dobmeier passed World of Outlaws current points leader Jason Meyers midway through last night A-Main and sailed to victory in the second night of the 51st Annual Goodyear Knoxville Nationals.

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Sammy Swindell Wins Night 1 Of The Knoxville Nationals

Posted: Thursday, August 11th, 2011 at 6:30 am

Fans at the Knoxville Raceway last night saw quite possibly the best racing seen at the Knoxville Nationals is many years.

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IN DEPTH: How to Watch a Sprint Car Race

Posted: Wednesday, August 10th, 2011 at 2:00 pm

It’s time for the Knoxville Nationals. Are you new to sprint car racing? A casual fan? If so, let’s learn from an expert how to watch a sprint car race and best enjoy the nationals.

Join us today as Dr. Bob Leonard goes “In Depth” with John McCoy, Competition Director at the Knoxville Raceway following our hour long news magazines at 8am, 1pm, and 6pm. You can also download and listen to “In Depth” by visiting KNIA/KRLS dot com and clicking “Radio Plus”.