Over 80 Drivers Eligible For ‘JMCK 63’ At Oktoberfest!

WEST SALEM, WI – Following one of the most competitive regular seasons in recent memory on the short tracks in our region, over 80 Big 8-style Weekly Late Model drivers are eligible to take part in the season-ending ‘JMcK 63’ at La Crosse Fairgrounds Speedway during the 44th Annual Oktoberfest Race Weekend. This season, 73 […]

Fredrickson Claims First Oktoberfest Win

By: Kevin RamsellSunday, October 07, 2007 (West Salem, WI) – Dan Fredrickson ended his Oktoberfest Race Weekend on a high note as he claimed the ASA Kwik Trip Midwest Tour presented by Echo Outdoor Power Equipment’s Oktoberfest 100 season finale at the La Crosse Fairgrounds Speedway. For Fredrickson it was fitting end to a somewhat […]

Carlson Scores Another Win at La Crosse Speedway

By: Ashley Iwanski and Kevin RamsellSunday, October 07, 2007 (West Salem, WI) – Steve Carlson got one last win at La Crosse Fairgrounds Speedway for 2007 on the 4th and finial day of Oktoberfest racing. The La Crosse Late Model feature brought another first for Carlson. He had never won at Oktoberfest in a late […]

ASA Midwest Tour Preliminaries Underway at Oktoberfest

By: Kevin RamsellSaturday, October 06, 2007 (West Salem, WI) – An unusual warm October Saturday shined down on nearly 70 competitors are on hand to make the final ASA Midwest Tour event of the 2007 season at the 38th Annual Oktoberfest Race Weekend at La Crosse Fairgrounds Speedway. The stars of the ASAMT had their […]

Night Three of Oktoberfest Racing Fills the Stands

By: Ashley Iwanski and Kevin RamsellSaturday, October 06, 2007 (West Salem, WI) – Loyal fans filled the stands to watch the ASA Late Model North Division, Mid American Stock Car series and the ASA Midwest Tour qualifying on the 3rd night of Oktoberfest racing, despite temperatures near 90°F. A crowd of almost 6,000 watched Eddie […]

Holzhausen Claims First Ever “Dick Trickle 99” at Fest!

By: Kevin RamsellFriday, October 05, 2007 (West Salem, WI) – A record crowd, for a Friday night of Oktoberfest, was on hand to witness the inaugural running of the “Dick Trickle 99.” In the end it was a hometown hero eating the cheese in victory lane in this unique three 33-lap segment race as it […]

Humfeld, Jankowski Win Sportsmen Features at LaCrosse

By: Ashley IwanskiFriday, October 05, 2007 (West Salem, WI) – With temperatures in the high 70’s/low 80’s a crowd of over 5,000 withstood the abnormal October highs to watch Randy Humfeld win the Area Sportsmen feature and Corey Jankowski win the Super Sportsmen feature. Humfeld started on the pole but Chand Wehling eagerly took the […]

Burgess Takes “Fest” Win, Miller Grabs Championship!

By: Kevin RamsellFriday, October 4, 2007 (West Salem, WI) – Andy Burgess took advantage of knowing the home track and Jeremy Miller finally picked up his first Big 8 Series Championship. While a new young star made its debut at the Big 8 Series event for the 38th Annual Oktoberfest Race Weekend at La Crosse […]

Bolster Jr. Wins Final Sportsmen Feature of the Season, Gilster Named Champion

By: Ashley Iwanski & Kevin RamsellThursday, October 4, 2007 (West Salem, WI) – Larry Bolster Jr. (Sparta) was able to keep Sportsmen Division Champion Dan Gilster behind him to win the North Country Contractors Sportsmen feature. Bolster Jr. pulled into the lead quickly and four laps later had to fend off the advances of Nick […]

Fest is “Wild” For Lepak!

By Kevin RamsellWednesday, September 20, 2006 (West Salem, WI) – Wausau native, Jeremy Lepak, can’t wait for the 37th Annual Oktoberfest Race Weekend. He hopes to improve on his 2005 Wisconsin Late Models finish. Last year, Lepak started on the outside of the front row for the ARTGO Reunion 100 and finished third behind winner […]