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West Burlington’s Josh Schneiderman gets season championship feature win; Jon Agan is points champion.

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[xyz-ihs snippet="Posts-Ad"] West Burlington’s Josh Schneiderman gets season championship feature win; Jon Agan is points champion. By Dana Royer/34 Raceway and Bill Wright/Sprint Invaders WEST BURLINGTON, IA (9-19-2015). The Shottenkirk.com Sprint Invaders capped off their 2015 season at 34 Raceway Saturday night, September 19 with their Season Championship event and the 2015 points champion to be decided. When the night was over it would be West Burlington’s Josh Schneiderman topping the twenty one car field taking the checkered flag. But the points championship would go to Jon Agan, Knoxville. Agan held a 6 point lead going into the feature race…

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Quam, Bowling, Becerra and Baugh get wins at 34 Raceway

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[xyz-ihs snippet="Posts-Ad"] Quam, Bowling, Becerra and Baugh get wins at 34 Raceway By Dana Royer/34 Raceway WEST BURLINGTON, (9-5-2015) – The points season has been completed for the 2015 racing season at 34 Raceway but the racing action continues as it did Saturday night Sept. 5. The Casebine Credit Union Labor Day Weekend Extravaganza saw two racers picking up their first wins of the season at 34 Raceway including Shane Quam (305 sprints), Gladstone, Il., and Andy Baugh (IMRA midgets), Mason City. Also picking up wins were Tommy Bowling, (stock cars), Danville and Austen Becerra, Carthage taking the checkered flag…

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Schultz picks up Night 2 Sprint Invaders Nationals win at 34 Raceway

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Schultz picks up Night 2 Sprint Invaders Nationals win at 34 Raceway   Track championships to be decided August 29 -$5 Fan Appreciation Night   By Dana Royer/34 Raceway   WEST BURLINGTON – The Shottenkirk.com Sprint Invaders made their second stop of their three night Sprint Invaders Nationals weekend at 34 Raceway Saturday, August 22 with John Schulz, West Burlington, getting the win.     Coming up this week, Saturday, August 29 track championships will be decided as drivers compete in their final point races of the season.  With just $5 grandstand admission fans are encouraged to come catch the…

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Four pick up first wins at 34 Raceway

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Four pick up first wins at 34 Raceway   By Dana Royer/34 Raceway   WEST BURLINGTON, IA  (7-25-15) –   Racing action at 34 Raceway Saturday, July 25 saw four racers getting their first wins  the season at the 3/8 mile on another HOT summer night. Picking up wins for the first time were Nick Guernsey, Burlington (305 sprints) Jerrod Nichols, Stronghurst, Il., (4 cylinders), Tom Bowling, Danville (IMCA stock cars) and Max Pozsgai, Lincoln, Il (IMRA Midgets). Both Tyler Glass, Cedar Rapids (IMCA Modifieds) and Sean Wyett, Danville (IMCA Sport Mods) won their second features of the year.  …

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Celebrating 50 years of racing at 34 Raceway

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Celebrating 50 years of racing at 34 Raceway   WEST BURLINGTON – 50 years ago this season, 34 Raceway, originally known as 34 Raceways park, was born. 34 Raceway celebrated that accomplishment with a special Blast from the Past Saturday night July 18, There was memorabilia on display, vintage race cars taking to the track, admission price roll back to 1966 to $1.50 and plenty of reminiscing along with their regular classes of 305 sprints, IMCA Modifieds, IMCA Stock Cars and IMCA Sport Mods.   History – the Beginning The visionary for the track began in the early 1960’s from…

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34 Raceway July 18 Recap & Winners

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[xyz-ihs snippet="Posts-Ad"] WEST BURLINGTON, IA (7-18-15) – It was a Blast from the Past at 34 Raceway Saturday night July 18 with the 3/8 mile high bank celebratint its 50th season of racing. Admission price was rolled back to 1966 to $1.50 ticket price, memoriabilia was on display courtesy of Billy Dusenberry and yes even the vintage race cars took to the track along with 34 Raceway 305 Sprints, IMCA Modifieds, IMCA Stock Cars and IMCA Sport Mods.  Tales from the past were remembered throughout the evening  by former racers and current Hall of Fame members were remembered. …

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Hanford Picks Up $1000 for IMCA Modified Win at 34 Raceway

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[xyz-ihs snippet="Horizontal-Google-Banner-Series"] BURLINGTON, IA (7-4-15) – Weather finally cooperated for racers and fans at 34 Raceway, West Burlington, IA Saturdaynight July 4. With 109 cars competing it was a great night of racing action on this day of celebration.   Picking up wins Saturday were Bruce Hanford, Davenport (IMCA Modifieds), Harold Pohren, New London (305 sprints), Jason Cook, Mt. Pleasant (IMCA Stock Cars), Austen Becerra, Carthage, Il., (IMCA Sport Mods), Kimberly Abbott, Camp Point, Il., (4 Cylinders) and Ryan Jamison, Mediapolis (IMRA Midgets).   Coming up this week at 34 Raceway is  W.T. Gabeline and Sons Trucking Night with…

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$1000 to win IMCA Modified feature at 34 Raceway July 4

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[xyz-ihs snippet="Posts-Ad"] WEST BURLINGTON, IA – The anticipation of the return of the World of Outlaw Sprint Car Series to 34 Raceway was drenched last Friday evening June 26 with excessive rain throughout the week and additional rain overnight prior to the race. Tickets will be refunded through the point of purchase. (O’Reilly tickets - RETURN TO O’REILLYS, SLS Promotion tickets - RETURN TO SLS, 34 Raceway tickets - RETURN TO 34 Raceway) Coming up this week, Saturday, July 4 will be Young House Family Services Night at 34 Raceway with a $1000 to win Modified feature courtesy of Roberts…

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Rain Cancels World of Outlaws Sprint Car Series at 34 Raceway

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The series returns to action tomorrow night at Beaver Dam Raceway BURLINGTON, Iowa - June 26, 2015 - The World of Outlaws Sprint Car Series event scheduled for tonight, Friday, June 26, at 34 Raceway has been canceled due to rain. It will not be rescheduled. All tickets purchased in advance of tonight's event will be fully refunded at the point of purchase. For more information on tickets, visit http://www.slspromotions.com or call (815) 344-2023. The World of Outlaws Sprint Car Series returns to action tomorrow night at Beaver Dam (Wisc.) Raceway for the Jim Boyd "JB" Memorial presented by Karavan…

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World of Outlaws Sprint Car Series returns to 34 Raceway June 26.

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WEST BURLINGTON, Iowa - On Friday, June 26 the World of Outlaws Sprint Car Series will return to 34 Raceway. In 2014 a huge crowd filled the stands in anticipation of the Greatest Show on Earth when the World of Outlaw Sprint Car Series took on the 3/8 mile high bank of 34 Raceway, located west of West Burlington, Iowa on Highway 34 . Donny Schatz would get the win in 2014 taking home a $10,000 check. In the 2015 series Schatz recently picked up his 5th win in a row at Dakota State Fair Speedway June 20 and currently…

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Rothzen, Six, Miller and Gaylord all get first wins at 34 Raceway

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Rothzen, Six, Miller and Gaylord all get first wins at 34 Raceway By Dana Royer/34 Raceway BURLINGTON, IA (6-6-15) – After a couple weeks off due to rain it was back to action at 34 Raceway on beautiful night with 93 cars on hand. Four drivers picked up their first wins on the 3/8 mile for the 2015 season including Brandon Rothzen, Raritan, Il. (IMCA Modifieds), Bobby Six, Keokuk (IMCA Sport Mods), Larry Miller, Burlington (4 cylinders), and Brayden Gaylord, Wever (IMRA Midgets). Racing their way back to victory lane were Donnie Steward, West Burlington (305 Sprints), and Jake Wenig,…

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McGee, Becerra, Lambert and Schuck notch first 34 Raceway wins of 2015

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McGee, Becerra, Lambert and Schuck notch first 34 Raceway wins of 2015 By Dana Royer/34 Raceway BURLINGTON, IA – (5-23-15) – A beautiful night for racing brought out the cars (97) and the race fans to 34 Raceway Saturday night May 23 with four of the six classes taking to the track seeing drivers getting their first wins of the year. Dean McGee, Galesburg, Il. (IMCA Modifieds), Austen Becerra, Carthage, Il (Sport Mods), Brandon Lambert, Carthage, Il (4 Cylinders), and Aaron Shuck, Joliet, Il. (IMRA Midgets) all raced to their first wins of 2015 at 34. Jayson Ditsworth, Gladstone, Il,…

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Oliver wins in a close finish, Simmons gets first win

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Oliver wins in a close finish, Simmons gets first win By Dana Royer/34 Raceway Ninety-seven cars filled the pit area at 34 Raceway Saturday night, May 9 on a night that was questionable for racing earlier in the day. Rain throughout the late week and again Saturday night made for muddy conditions but the 34 Raceway crew pulled it off getting the track and pit area ready for a night of racing. Six of the seven features run on the night saw racers getting their first wins of the season. Getting feature wins in their classes were Ryan Cook, Hillsboro…

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34 Raceway Results

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Jake Halcomb, Monmouth, Ill won his first ever Coors Lite Mod Lite feature race at 34 Raceway, Saturday, May 2. Cody Wehrle, Burlington, won the W.T. Gabeline and Sons Trucking 305 Sprint feature at 34 Raceway, Saturday, May 2. Chad Krogmeier (12) , Burlington, battles Tommy Bowling, Danville in IMCA Stock Car heat race action at 34 Raceway Saturday, May 2. Krogmeier went on to win the twenty lap feature race for the stock cars. Chad Krogmeier, Burlington, won the Pepsi IMCA Stock Car feature at 34 Raceway, May 2. Bryan Shipley, Burlington, battles Jake Wenig, Burlington in 4 cylinder…

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34 Raceway May 2 Recap

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BURLINGTON, IA – (May 2, 2015) - Six classes of cars were in action at 34 Raceway Saturday night May 2 with six new winners in victory lane. The 2015 season at 34 Raceway included three great nights of racing action with the Sprint Invaders & Modified Frostbuster, the Inaugural National Sprint League and the popular Slocum 50 late model spectacular. Saturday night was the first for 34 Raceway’s weekly racing action with the W.T. Gabeline and Sons Trucking 305 Sprints, Ryner Transportation IMCA Modifieds, Casebine Credit Union Sport Mods, 34 Raceway 4 Cylinders and the Coors Lite Mod Lites…

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Unzicker makes last lap pass over Moyer for Slocum 50 win

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West Burlington, IA (April 18, 2015) - Former UMP National Champion, Ryan Unzicker of El Paso, IL brought the crowd to its feet with a last lap pass and pocketed $10,555 at 34 Raceway Saturday night.  The Slocum 50 Memorial Race was co-sanctioned by MARS, Corn Belt Clash Series (CBC) and the American Late Model Series (ALMS) and brought a large crowd out to remember former late model racer Brent Slocum. The evening was under the gun with threatening rain and lightning not far away. It was like a huge umbrella covered the track which only received a few sprinkles…

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7th annual Slocum 50 Memorial Race this Saturday, April 18

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7th annual Slocum 50 Memorial Race this Saturday, April 18 WEST BURLINGTON, IA – The 7th annual Slocum 50 Memorial Race expects to be a another huge event at 34 Raceway this Saturday, April 18.  The Cornbelt/ALMS/MARS Super Late Models  put on a show for a packed house last year with 46 late models competing. Seventeen year old Bobby Pierce picked up the win in a who’s who of late model racing taking home the $10,555 check. 34 Raceway will be giving $1.00 from each adult grandstand admission ticket sold to the Brent Slocum Scholarship Fund & Foundation. Expected  entrants…

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Wayne Johnson wins thriller in NSL opener at 34 Raceway

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Wayne Johnson wins thriller in NSL opener at 34 Raceway Dana Royer(34 Raceway) and Bill Wright (NSL)   WEST BURLINGTON, IA (4-11-2015) – The National Sprint League (NSL) held its inaugural race at 34 Raceway Saturday night, April 11 with a large crowd and 40 of some the best in 410 sprint car racing on hand. Saturday was also the first night of action for the IMCA Sport Mods and the IMRA Midgets and the 4 cylinders were also in action. Picking up wins were Wayne Johnson, Knoxville, Ia (NSL Sprints),  Joey Gower, Quincy, Il. (IMCA Sport Mods), Patrick Bruns,…

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Test N’ Tune at 34 Speedway

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Justin Newberry, Danville 36  Danville's Justin Newberry will be competing in the 305 sprint class this year at 34 Raceway. Newberry took advantage of 34 Raceway's Test N Tune day Saturday afternoon to prepare for his upcoming season. Newberry placed second in the point standings in 2014. Andy Huston, Roseville, Il Took the opportunity to get some track time with his sprint car before the start of the 2015 racing season at 34 Raceway's Test and Tune Day Saturday afternoon. Huston will be competing in the 305 sprint class  at 34 Raceway and hopes to hit most of the 360…

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34 Raceway’s Car Show At Heartland Harley Davidson In Burlington Kicks Off 2015 Season

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Race fans got a kick start on the 2015 racing season Saturday, March 21 with 34 Raceway's annual racecar show held this year at Heartland Harley Davidson in Burlington. A mixture of sprints, modifieds, 4 cylinders, mod lites and stock cars attracted race fans to the Heartland Harley Davidson parking lot. Those who attended were also treated to a free lunch. Saturday, March 28 racers will get a chance to test-n-tune their cars on the 3/8 mile with the first race of the 50th year Saturday, April 4 with the Sprint Invaders and Modified Frostbuster. Pit gates will open for the…

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