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The Season Championship events presented by LaSure's Banquet Hall have been canceled due to rain. 2011 track champions are: Brian Drexler - Automotive Supply Company Modifieds; T.J. Smith - Miller Lite Grand Nationals; Zeke Bishofberger - Leon's Frozen Custard Sport Modifieds; Jeff Jungwirth - Total Power Sales Street Stocks and Jason Fairbank - Lynn's Serivce Center Dirt Devils


By Jeffrey Sachse
Wednesday, August 31, 2011 - Oshkosh, WI. - It's going to be a showdown, and just like the old west, the fastest reflexes, the best timing, and a little luck will come into play as to who is standing when the smoke clears. When the final checkered flag falls on Friday evening, five new champions at Oshkosh Speedzone Raceway will be crowned. For the point leaders the surest way to the championship crown is through the winner's circle, and for the challengers, their best hope is reaching the checkered flag first during the feature events.


By Jeffrey Sachse
Wednesday, August 31, 2011 - Oshkosh, WI. - It all comes down to this, four of the five divisions which compete weekly at Oshkosh Speedzone Raceway have their point championships up for grabs. The championship night program presented by LaSure's Banquet Hall will take place on Friday evening September 2nd. The race marks the final point night of the 2011 season.


By Jeffrey Sachse
Friday, August 26, 2011 - Oshkosh, WI. - Huge crowd witnessed Mike Kertscher hold off Billy Balog in a 6 lap dash to the checkered flag following a late race caution in the IRA Outlaw Sprint Main event held Friday Night at Oshkosh Speedzone Raceway. After the restart, Balog got underneath Kertscher on several occasions but Kertscher was up to the task to score the win. Balog would settle for second a car length behind while Donny Goeden would finish third.



By Jeffrey Sachse
Wednesday, August 24, 2011 - Oshkosh, WI. - Checking in with 800 horsepower coming from 410 cubic inch engines. Held to the racing surface with some of the widest tires seen on racing machines which are up to 18 inches wide and a pair of wings for incredible down force, these 1400 pound racing machines navigate the third-mile clay oval at Oshkosh Speedzone Raceway at speeds of nearly 120 mph.

The cars being described are the IRA Outlaw Sprints which will return, nearly 30 in number on Friday Night August 26th for the Graphic Point Night IRA Outlaw Sprint Special. Piloted by some of the finest Sprint Car drivers in the nation the upcoming IRA Sprint Car event will surely satisfy any need for speed.


By Jeffrey Sachse
Tuesday, August 23, 2011 - Oshkosh, WI. - In four of the five divisions the season long championship chase will be coming down to the wire. During a highly competitive season, where only a single driver has won more than three feature races the championship standings have proven the level of competition and parity among the race teams at Oshkosh Speedzone Raceway is at an all-time high.

Currently the title chases in the Automotive Supply Company Modifieds and Miller Lite Grand Nationals show multiple drivers with a shot at the championship.


By Jeffrey Sachse

Friday, August 19, 2011 - Oshkosh, WI. - It had been three weeks since racing action had taken place at the Oshkosh Speedzone Raceway and the anticipation was high as well over 100 drivers checked into the pit area to do battle on Fan and Driver Appreciation Night. The program, presented by Shoreview Lanes and B-104 was a celebration of speed and fun that provided not only great racing but free corn and beverages for fans after the races, as well as a kid's ride along event where children got to ride with their favorite drivers. The evening was simply fun from any perspective.


By Jeffrey Sachse
Wednesday, August 17, 2011 - Oshkosh, WI. - Oshkosh Speedzone Raceway will be a busy place on Friday evening, as the track will be presenting it's first racing program since July 29th. Shoreview Lanes and B-104 will be presenting sponsors of the Fan and Driver Appreciation Night and the number of festivities during the evening is staggering.

Shoreview Lanes, the primary sponsor of the event, is a Family Entertainment Center featuring bowling and games including Thunder Alley Bowling from 9:00pm to Midnight every Friday and Saturday Night where you can bowl for just $10 during the entire time.


Fan and Driver Appreciation Shoreview Lanes B-104 Night Next

By Jeffrey Sachse
Monday, August 15, 2011 - Oshkosh, WI. - While race teams and fans were ready to resume the 2011 racing season at Oshkosh Speedzone Raceway after a week off due to the Winnebago County Fair, Mother Nature had other plans. With the pit area seeing several new drivers appearing for the 2011 season teams were just unloading their cars and preparing for the evening's race program when a steady drizzle developed. Officials waited to see if conditions would change and 15 minutes later steady rains began. Officials had no choice to cancel the race events for the evening with the show being declared awash at 5:45pm.