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SPEEDWAY, Ind. (July 24, 2016) – In a race that never seemed as if it would end, Martin Truex Jr. brought home a solid eighth-place finish Sunday at Indianapolis Motor Speedway.
With 10 laps remaining in the Brickyard 400, Truex’s No. 78 Auto-Owners Insurance Toyota was running second. But on Lap 151 of the scheduled 160-lap race, a caution came out for debris. Truex, along with the lead cars, did not pit for fresh tires.
(07-23-2016 Dacono, CO) Bruce Yackey and Rudy Vanderwal have won a lot of races at CNS but now it’s the next generation that is occupying winner’s circle. Kody Vanderwal (Rudy’s son) won his second straight Pro Truck feature and Brett Yackey (Bruce’s son) took home his 4th feature in the Late Models. Jamie Ward won an exciting Pure Stock feature and Danny Medina was victorious in the Legends. Last but not least Jereme Wall continued his domination in the Figure 8s winning his 7th main event of... [Read More]
SPEEDWAY, Ind. (July 23, 2016) – Driving the blue No. 78 Auto-Owners Insurance Toyota, Martin Truex Jr. qualified eighth for Sunday’s Brickyard 400 and will start the 160-lap race from the outside of Row 4. It was the 13th time in 20 races this season that Truex has qualified in the top 10.
The eighth-place qualifying effort on Saturday was also a career best for Truex in the Sprint Cup Series race at the historical Indianapolis Motor Speedway (IMS). His... [Read More]
Saturday July 23rd is the Colorado Christian University Night at CNS.
Colorado National Speedway has lined up an absolutely MASSIVE night of racing for Colorado Christian University Night. It all starts with the Snap-On Tools Pro Trucks and the Palomino Industries Late Models. We will also be racing the Lincoln College Pure Stocks and the Legend Cars. And as if that wasn’t enough already we will have the Chick-Fil-A Figure 8s making... [Read More]
JULY 19, 2016… Powering past Ronnie Gardner on lap seventeen, Alex Schutte (Redding, California) claimed Saturday’s USAC Western States Midget feature at Petaluma Speedway. Co-sanctioned with the Bay Cities Racing Association, the $1,000 “Jack London Hall of Fame Night” victory was Schutte’s first win of the campaign. Gardner, Shannon McQueen, Michael Faccinto, and Greg Bragg rounded out the top-five drivers.