Auto Racing

Race operations director says Quincy Raceways has bright future

QUINCY -- All but one of the five major Quincy Raceways track championships had been decided prior to the final night of points racing. That's why the most intriguing news emerging from 8000 Broadway on Sunday came from Jimmy Lieurance, who took over the p

More Headlines

All points races at Quincy Raceways virtually wrapped up
Auto Racing

All points races at Quincy Raceways virtually wrapped up

QUINCY -- Most of the final night of points racing next week at Quincy Raceways will be little more than window dressing. Much like Sunday night. Denny Woodworth in the crate late models, Dave Wietholder in modifieds and Adam Birck in sport mods have all c

Auto Racing

Patience pays off for Miller in Sprint Invaders class

QUINCY -- Joe B. Miller found patience to be his best friend Sunday night at Quincy Raceways. Miller waited for the proper moment to make his move. When he did, he wound up $1,500 richer. Miller zipped past rival Paul Nienhiser in the closing stages of the

Sport mod division gets one-week suspension at Quincy Raceways
Auto Racing

Sport mod division gets one-week suspension at Quincy Raceways

QUINCY -- Quincy Raceways owner Jason Goble has suspended the sport mod division for one week after more rough driving -- and equally rough actions between some of the division's fans in the stands -- on Sunday night at the .29-mile dirt track at 8000 Broadw

Auto Racing

Oh, Baby: Powers more excited about being father than leading stock car chase

QUINCY -- Maybe Jake Powers is not kidding. Maybe a Quincy Raceways track title is not at the top his list of priorities. "I'm not worried about the track championship," said Powers, a 14-year veteran. "My wife, Ashley, and I are expecting a baby (in early

Abbott's victory tightens race in sport compacts at Quincy Raceways
Auto Racing

Abbott's victory tightens race in sport compacts at Quincy Raceways

QUINCY -- Maybe that sport compact championship at Quincy Raceways is not a done deal after all. Kim Abbott's feature victory, coupled with a surprising early exit in the main event by points leader Barry Taft, cast a new light on the division Sunday night

Time to discuss breakout, comeback and driver of year candidates
Auto Racing

Time to discuss breakout, comeback and driver of year candidates

QUINCY -- The local dirt-track season is nearing the home stretch at Quincy Raceways, which means it's a perfect time to examine this season's top accomplishments to date. First, let's look at the leading unofficial driver of the year candidates: 1. Dave W

Wietholder celebrates wedding anniversary, feature victory
Auto Racing

Wietholder celebrates wedding anniversary, feature victory

QUINCY -- So, just how many wedding anniversaries has Dave Wietholder spent at Quincy Raceways, or some other dirt track? "Actually, quite a few," he said. Dave and wife Tanya enjoyed their 23rd anniversary together Sunday night at 8000 Broadway, which has

Second half of dirt-track season poses interesting questions
Auto Racing

Second half of dirt-track season poses interesting questions

The reality of the points races at Quincy Raceways is, for the most part, there are none. Only one class -- the stock cars -- appears as if it may go down to the wire, but that hardly means we should black flag the second half of the season from an interest