CASEY JOHNSON GIVEN BIG 8 SERIES WIN AFTER HERBST DQ AT OKTOBERFEST

Johnny Sauter Accepts the “Ultimate Challenge” for Sunday’s Main Event   By: Kevin Ramsell & Stephanie Johnson (West Salem, WI – October 10, 2015) A packed house was on hand Saturday night for day three of the 46th Annual Oktoberfest Race Weekend at the La Crosse Fairgrounds Speedway in West Salem, Wisconsin.  Casey Johnson, Brian Back and Phil Malouf added their names …

Majeski Dominates “Dick Trickle 99” on Night Two of Oktoberfest at La Crosse

By: Kevin Ramsell & Stephanie Johnson (West Salem, WI – October 9, 2015) Ty Majeski is on a roll at the 46th Annual Oktoberfest Race Weekend at La Crosse Fairground Speedway in West Salem, Wisconsin.  After winning the La Crosse Late Model feature on Thursday night, the 21-year-old from Seymour, Wisconsin became the eighth different winner of the “Dick Trickle 99” for …

Travis Sauter grabs fourth Oktoberfest championship

By: Ashley Iwanski (West Salem, WI – October 5, 2014) The 45th Annual Oktoberfest Race Weekend is in the books at La Crosse Fairgrounds Speedway. More trophies were handed out and champions were crowned on the fourth and final day of the event. Travis Sauter used patience to win the 2014 ARCA Midwest Tour Oktoberfest 200, his fourth Oktoberfest championship …

Nason grabs feature win, Johnson Big-8 champion

By: Ashley Iwanski (West Salem, WI – October 4, 2014) The final 15 laps of the Big-8 feature were some of the most exciting, action-packed racing on the third day of the 45th Annual Oktoberfest Race Weekend at La Crosse Fairgrounds Speedway in front of a near-capacity crowd. Austin Nason made it through two restarts to capture the feature win. …

Fredrickson surpasses Murgic for Trickle 99 victory

By: Ashley Iwanski (West Salem, WI – October 3, 2014) Dan Fredrickson captured back-to-back Dick Trickle 99 Super Late Model features after winning an intense three-segment battle with Nick Murgic during the second night of the 45th Annual Oktoberfest Race Weekend at La Crosse Fairgrounds Speedway. Murgic and Fredrickson were tied with six points each entering the third and final …

Marek and Gilster grab Oktoberfest wins on Day Three

By: Kevin Ramsell (West Salem, WI – October 5, 2013) Day three of the 44th Annual Oktoberfest Race Weekend crowned two winners and two champions as the Big 8 Series and Mid-American Series took center stage at the La Crosse Fairgrounds Speedway. Chris Marek picked up a huge win in his young career as he got by Austin Nason with …

Darnell grabs ‘Dick Trickle 99’ title

by Kevin Ramsell (West Salem, WI – October 4, 2013) Erik Darnell was looking to improve on his run at Oktoberfest’s Dick Trickle “99” last year. In fact, he wasn’t in the main event but won the “Stubby” for the drivers that didn’t make the big show. Tonight, he made a great improvement, as he became the seventh different winner …