Interview with Eagle Raceway 2017 Modified Champion Shane Hiatt

By Greg Soukup 

33-year old Shane Hiatt from Rising City is your 2017 IMCA Modified Champion at Eagle Raceway.  

Although he did not start racing until 2006 when he strapped into a Hobby Stock, he was no stranger to dirt track racing. “Ever since I was a kid I wanted to drive a race car. When we were growing up my Dad helped Tom Svoboda, and that’s how I got hooked on it; going to Tom’s shop with Dad, watching […]

Interview with Eagle Raceway 2018 Sprint Car Champion Tyler Drueke

By Greg Soukup 

Having started out running a what he called a “yard kart” at a very young age, it is no big surprise that 24-year old Tyler Drueke from Eagle, Nebraska went on to win his second championship in a row in the Racesaver IMCA Sprints at Eagle Raceway last season. From that early beginning he moved into junior sprints at 11, the restrictor class go-karts and up to the outlaw mini-sprints. His first full-sized sprint experience was in a […]

$1,000 to win Modifieds on 05/05/18, 06/09/18 & 08/04/18 sponsored by Runner Freight

Eagle Raceway Modified Drivers: We are pleased to announce that the Modified A Features on May 5th 2018, June 9th 2018 and August 4th 2018 will now pay $1,000 to win. The extra $600 on each of those nights is sponsored by Runner Freight Services LLC. We hope you are as happy as we are to have such a great sponsor on board this year that really cares about the Modified class.

Interview with SportMod Champion Trent Roth

By Greg Soukup 

When I originally tried to arrange my interview with the 2017 Eagle Raceway IMCA Sport Modified points champion, I was advised that he was going to be busy getting ready for a science competition where he was going to be a moderator. That may not sound like your typical dirt track racer’s down-time activity, but this young man isn’t typical. 

The 20-year old from Columbus, Nebraska began racing go-karts at the age of 7. He stayed in them […]

ATTENTION DRIVERS! Pit Stall and FREE Registration deadline is FEB 1st!

If you plan on racing any regular event at Eagle, you must have your registration in by February 1st if you want to avoid the $25 late registration fee. Registration is FREE before Feb 1st, and you can do it online if you don’t want to print the paperwork. You can find forms or online registration here:

If you want to keep the same pit stall that you had in 2017, you must reserve and pay for it by […]