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Bickle, Johnson, Baker All Making Their Way to the Dixieland 250

by Kari Shear-Carlson Aug 1, 2015 – Rich Bickle needs no introduction when it comes to Midwest racing. Among his success in short track racing, Bickle is a four-time Slinger Nationals winner, a five-time Snowball Derby winner, and two-time National Short Track Championship winner. Bickle accumulated wins in the NASCAR Camping World Truck Series along with six poles and 34 …

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Eilen, Shafer Jr, Lichtfeld Ready to Roll Into the Dixieland 250

Driver Highlights Continue… by Kari Shear-Carlson July 31, 2015 – Jonathan Eilen was the 2012 Midwest Tour Champion. He has five wins in the ARCA Midwest Tour including the inaugural Midwest Tour event held at Elko Speedway in 2007. He claimed the Rookie of the Year honors in that same year. Eilen had a hard wreck at Hawkeye Downs Speedway …

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Sauter, Weinkauf, Swan on the Road to the Dixieland 250

Driver Highlights Continue… by Kari Shear-Carlson / July 31, 2015 – Wisconsin native, NASCAR Camping World Truck Series driver, Johnny Sauter, has ten wins in the Truck Series, his first coming in 2009 at Vegas Motor Speedway. He was also the NCWTS Rookie of the Year in that same year. Sauter isn’t limited to his NASCAR statistics. In 2001, Johnny …

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Dixieland 250 Level of Competition Continues to Rise

by Kari Shear-Shear Carlson / July 28th, 2015 – With $10,000 on the line and drivers spanning all the way from Minnesota to Florida rolling into Wisconsin International Raceway for the ARCA Midwest Tour presented by Scag Power Equipment Potawatomi Dixieland 250 presented by Calypso Lemonade, Tuesday night, August 4th is sure to be one of most exciting events in …

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The Competition Continues to Add Up for the Dixieland 250

by Kari Shear-Carlson / July 27, 2015 – This week we continue to highlight the stars who will be seeking victory lane in the the ARCA Midwest Tour presented by Scag Power Equipment Potawatomi Dixieland 250 presented by Calypso Lemonade at Wisconsin International Raceway on Tuesday, August 4th. Ross Kenseth is the son of NASCAR Sprint Cup Series Champion, Matt …

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Nemechek, DeAngelis and Haseleu Ready for Dixieland 250

ARCA Midwest Tour Returns to Wisconsin International Speedway on Tuesday, August 4th by Kari Shear-Carlson July 25, 2015 – There are several reasons you will want to attend the ARCA Midwest Tour presented by Scag Power Equipment Potawatomi Dixieland 250 presented by Calypso Lemonade at Wisconsin International Raceway on August 4th. Not only is the tradition of one of the …

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Wayne Carter Classic Continues to Build on History

Stan Kalwasinski Photography by Kari Shear Carlson / July 15, 2015 – When the ARCA Midwest Tour presented by Scag Power Equipment rolls into Grundy County Speedway this Friday, July 17th, it won’t just be another race. The Wayne Carter Classic carries with it a history that isn’t just remembered but continues to grow. In 1975, Art Frigo and John …

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Degree of Talent Heats Up for This Year’s Wayne Carter Classic

ARCA Midwest Tour Returns to Grundy County Speedway This Friday by Kari Shear-Carlson July 14, 2015 – Along with the Stars and Cars of the ARCA Midwest Tour presented by Scag Power Equipment, the field for the Wayne Carter Classic 100 this Friday, July 17th, will be filled with some of the hottest competition in the Chicagoland area. Last year’s …