Posts With Keyword ‘Knoxville Nationals’

Kyle Larson Wins USAC Ultimate Challenge at Oskaloosa

Posted: Wednesday, August 10th, 2011 at 6:02 am

[simage=6008,200,y,left]
[simage=6007,200,y,right]

19 year old California driver Kyle Larson doesn’t consider himself a non wing driver, but one could easily be fooled as Larson was perfect all night and won the USAC Ultimate Challenge at the Southern Iowa Speedway in Oskaloosa Tuesday night, fresh off his win at last weeks Bellville Midget Nationals.

Read the rest of this entry »

Larson Wins Ultimate Challenge

Posted: Wednesday, August 10th, 2011 at 6:01 am

Kyle Larson has been touted as of the of the most up and coming young talents in non-wing sprint car racing.

Read the rest of this entry »

Nationals Festivities Continue Today

Posted: Tuesday, August 9th, 2011 at 6:20 am

[simage=5972,200,y,left]
Knoxville Nationals start tomorrow, and the festivities that surround the races are already underway.

Read the rest of this entry »

More Drivers Added As Guests In Bob Trostle’s Garage

Posted: Tuesday, August 9th, 2011 at 5:54 am

More drivers have committed to paying a visit to Bob Trostle’s Garage during the 51st Annual Goodyear Knoxville Nationals.

Read the rest of this entry »

Let’s Talk Knoxville – Brian Stickel and Knoxville Nationals

Posted: Friday, August 5th, 2011 at 1:00 pm

On today’s Let’s Talk Knoxville, Aaron Gernes talks with Knoxville Raceway Director of Marketing Brian Stickel about the 360 Nationals, Knoxville Nationals, and what festivities are going on at the Raceway during the next week.

Nationals Queen Coronation Next Tuesday

Posted: Thursday, August 4th, 2011 at 6:28 am

[simage=3553,400,y,center]
The Knoxville Nationals Queen Competition takes place next Tuesday, August 9.

Read the rest of this entry »

Nationals Good For Entire County

Posted: Wednesday, August 3rd, 2011 at 6:17 am

The Knoxville Nationals begin this week.

Read the rest of this entry »

Hall of Fame Holding Members Only Reception August 11th

Posted: Wednesday, August 3rd, 2011 at 5:56 am

The National Sprint Car Hall of Fame and Museum is holding its annual members only reception during the 51st Annual Goodyear Knoxville Nationals on August 11th at 12-30.

Read the rest of this entry »

Vendors Available; Volunteers Needed for Knoxville Nationals

Posted: Monday, August 1st, 2011 at 6:24 am

The Knoxville Chamber of Commerce says that there’s still lots of vendor space available for Knoxville Nationals.

Read the rest of this entry »

Larson Street to be Closed to Parking during Nationals

Posted: Saturday, July 30th, 2011 at 6:30 am

[simage=5972,200,y,left]As the Knoxville Police Department gets ready for Knoxville Nationals, they are starting to announce some changes.

Read the rest of this entry »

Shuttle Bus Volunteers Still Needed for Nationals

Posted: Friday, July 29th, 2011 at 6:24 am

With the Knoxville Nationals fast approaching, the Knoxville Chamber of Commerce says there’s still plenty of volunteer opportunities.

Read the rest of this entry »

Knoxville Police Getting Ready for Nationals

Posted: Tuesday, July 26th, 2011 at 6:28 am

[simage=5030,400,y,center]
The Knoxville Police Department is busy preparing for Knoxville Nationals.

Read the rest of this entry »

Knoxville Racers Looking To August

Posted: Saturday, July 16th, 2011 at 5:54 am

With the Twin Features races out of the way, the drivers at the Knoxville Raceway can now concentrate on either winning a track championship and for some prepping for the Knoxville Nationals weeks in August.

Read the rest of this entry »

All Stars To Invade The Knoxville Raceway On August 6th

Posted: Thursday, July 7th, 2011 at 5:56 am

The All-Star Circuit of Champions will be making a stop at the Knoxville Raceway the week before the 51st Annual Knoxville Nationals on August 6th.

Read the rest of this entry »

Volunteers Needed for Knoxville Nationals Weekend

Posted: Sunday, July 3rd, 2011 at 6:22 am

With the 51st Annual Knoxville Nationals just a month and a half away, the Knoxville Chamber of Commerce is looking for volunteers to help keep the city running smoothly during the weekend.

Read the rest of this entry »

Knoxville Raceway Prepares For Week 3

Posted: Saturday, May 14th, 2011 at 5:56 am

The Knoxville Raceway hopes to get its third week of racing in as many tries tonight.

Read the rest of this entry »

Host Housing Needed for This Year’s Knoxville Nationals

Posted: Friday, March 25th, 2011 at 6:26 am

Though the 51st annual Knoxville Nationals may be more than four months away, preparations for the ten day event have already begun.

Read the rest of this entry »

National Sprint Car Hall of Fame To Welcome 13 More Individuals In June

Posted: Friday, January 14th, 2011 at 5:54 am

The 2011 class being inducted into the National Sprint Car Hall of Fame this summer will boast of a Knoxville Nationals Champion and an Indianapolis 500 winning owner. Six drivers including Four-Time Knoxville Nationals Champion and Eight-Time Knoxville Raceway Track Champion Danny Lasoski will be inducted. Also going in as drivers are: Jimmy Boyd, Bob Burman, Wally Campbell, Joe Sostillio, and Gary Wright. Three owners are going into the Hall including Andy Granatelli who won the 1969 Indianapolis 500 as an owner. Also going in as an owner are: Bruce Bromme Jr, and Leonard Kerbs. The Promoters and Media category has four individuals going in including: W.W. Bowen, Gene Marderness, Della Rice, and Emmett Shelley. The induction ceremonies will be held June fourth.

Knoxville Nationals Parade Winners Announced

Posted: Monday, August 30th, 2010 at 6:22 am

[simage=3634,400,y,center]
Quality Home Care Professionals took home the award for Best in Parade and Fan Favorite in this year’s Knoxville Nationals parade.

Read the rest of this entry »

Pre-Registration Due Today for Nationals 1/3 Marathon and 5K

Posted: Monday, August 2nd, 2010 at 6:28 am

[simage=3339,400,y,center]
Pre-registrations are due today for this year’s Knoxville Nationals 1/3 marathon and Sterling Physical Therapy 5K.

Read the rest of this entry »