Fire Prevention Night sees Sanford, Macku, Saathoff, Knoell & Grossenbacher take home victories

By Greg Soukup

The scorching temperatures and an excessive heat warning didn’t keep the large crowd away from Fire Prevention Night sponsored by General Fire & Safety and Jeremiah Weed Saturday evening at Eagle Raceway. Those who braved the sun and heat were treated to a great series of races put on by dedicated racers who also braved the same conditions.

All preliminary events were run without serious incidents.

Joey Danley’s 14 and the 5 of Marty Steinbach spun to the infield […]

Fire Prevention Night presented by General Fire & Jeremiah Weed -July 16th

General Fire & Jeremiah Weed presents Fire Prevention Night! -Volunteer Fire & Rescue Tribute –July 16th, 2011

-General Fire & Jeremiah Weed presents  Fire Prevention Night! -Volunteer Fire & Rescue Tribute! Free Front Gate Admission for Fire & Rescue in Uniform or with Current Fire/Rescue Photo I.D. –Fire and Safety Awareness from 5:30-6:30pm in courtyard   -Volunteer Fire & Rescue Tribute following National Anthem   -Happy Hour 6-7pm…calm the fire with an ice cold Jeremiah Weed and Lemonade     -Jeremy Weed […]

Hutchison, Fegley, Saathoff, Kinnersley and Boston in Victory Lane at Christmas in July

By Greg Soukup

Sunny, warm and humid was the weather that greeted a large crowd as they celebrated Christmas in July under at Eagle Raceway Saturday. Several divisions of the Armed Forces were in attendance to assist in collecting donations for the Toys for Tots campaign.

The preliminary events went with no major occurrences.

The NAPA IMCA Sport Modifieds were the first Main Event on the evening, and Cory Hutchison was the first back to the flag stand in his 96C. Close […]

Christmas in July! -July 9th

Eagle Raceway presents Christmas in July! Toys for Tots Toy Drive –July 9th, 2011

-Eagle Raceway presents  Christmas in July! Donate a NEW Toy to “Toys for Tots” and receive $5 off adult front gate admission (drop your toy off with the Marines out front of the ticket booth and receive a voucher ticket to use at the front ticket booth for your discount)    -Get Chilled with our Festive Happy Hour 6-7pm…last week was hard, but tonight will be harder…that […]

Crash Bash Night wins go to Anderson, Macku, Wulf, Moyer & Dover

By Greg Soukup

Given a reprieve by Mother Nature this week with no rain on Friday evening, Eagle Raceway’s crack track prep crew gave the racers what may have been the best racing surface of the year and the fans were treated to fantastic competition throughout Crash Bash Night presented by Colby Ridge and the Nebraska Lottery. Although there were brief moments of rain during the program the heats and features were completed without major incidents.

The beginning of the NAPA […]

Freedom Fest wins go to Steinbach, Fegley, Saathoff, Haller and Dover

By Greg Soukup
For the second week in a row, rain fell Friday night to try and dampen the racing at Eagle Raceway. But, the track prep crew worked long and hard and racing went on at Freedom Fest presented by Jack Daniels Saturday evening. In the end, the weather benefited the festivities as several visitors stopped by “America’s Home Track” after their usual tracks were rained out.
All preliminary events were run without serious incidents.
The NAPA IMCA Sport Modified feature’s […]

CRASH BASH – Demo Derby July 2nd presented by Colby Ridge and NE Lottery

Destruction will be evident after the races on July 2nd when the areas best demo drivers take to Eagle Raceway’s front stretch! This will be the first demo in Eagle’s recent history. Rules will be D.D.O.T. viewable at NEfigure8N.com (no Imperials or suicide door cars)

Purse for the Demo Derby-

1st- $1000, 2nd- $400, 3rd- $200, 4th- $100, 5th- $90, 6th- $80, 7th- $70, 8th- $60

There will not be a participant entry fee.

Call 402-238-2595 if you would like to pre-enter for […]

Swarthout, Kracht, Richards, Gannon and Snyder grab wins at Dads Rock Night

By Greg Soukup

Dads Rock! Night at Eagle Raceway Saturday night, presented by Bud Light and Ball Park started under cloudy skies but by the time racing began the large crowd was graced with sun and great competition. The preliminary events were run without serious incident.

Dustin Thayer’s 10T led the NAPA IMCA Sport Modified A feature at the end of the first lap followed by Kevin Jochum’s 90, the 5B of Matt Boucher and Marty Steinbach in the #5. The […]

Jack Daniel’s presents FREEDOM FEST Firework’s Extravaganza! June 25th

Jack Daniel’s presents Freedom Fest! Featuring Fireworks Extravaganza! Police Appreciation Night!  –June 25th, 2011

Come Celebrate our Nation’s Holiday with a Night of Racing and Fireworks!

-Jack Daniel’s presents Freedom Fest!* Fireworks Extravaganza! -Police Appreciation Night! Free Front Gate Admission for Police in Uniform or with Current Police Photo I.D. – Free pair of Firework’s glasses to the first 3,000 fans    –The sparks will be sweetened tonight as we put out the FIRE…with the Eagle HONEY-aide! …our featured Happy […]