Asphalt Racing

  • Zehr enjoys Wisconsin-style racing

    - Sep 21, 2016
    By Bert Lehman Editor When Dalton Zehr was living in Florida his neighbor was Gene Coleman, of Coleman Racing Products located in Upper Michigan. It was Coleman who first told Zehr of the stiff racing competition...
  • Van Roy masters Figure 8 racing

    - Sep 7, 2016
    By Joe Verdegan Contributing Writer When a local race fan thinks of dominating performances year after year and Wisconsin International Raceway in Kaukauna, naturally one of the first names that come to mind is Omro’s Terry...
  • Van Oudenhoven puts nasty wreck behind, once again rises to the top

    - Sep 2, 2016
    By Bert Lehman Editor After a subpar season in 2014 in which he didn’t win a feature, Kimberly’s Jeff Van Oudenhoven knew changes needed to be made for the 2015 season. “We completely rebuilt the whole...
  • Power to win

    - Aug 31, 2016
    By NICHOLAS DETTMANN Contributing Writer Lately, Will Power has started to make Wisconsin his personal playground. The 2014 Verizon IndyCar Series champion put together another dominating performance on a Wisconsin race track June 26, this time...
  • Ives makes a living in NASCAR’s top circuit

    - Aug 31, 2016
    By Joe Verdegan Contributing Writer Greg Ives smiled, and autographed race cards as fast as he could. He chatted with fans and posed with them, young and old, for photos from the minute he stepped onto the frontstretch...
  • NASCAR XFINITY Series championship contenders have their sights set on Road America

    - Aug 24, 2016
    NASCAR XFINITY Series championship contenders Daniel Suarez and Erik Jones visit Road America this Friday and Saturday looking to showcase their road course acumen in the final race of the series’ summer run of road contests. The NASCAR XFINITY Series’...
  • 14-year-old Kraus turns heads in Super Late Model

    - Jul 29, 2016
    By Bert Lehman Editor Derek Kraus was introduced to the local racing scene through his dad Mark, who has raced dirt Late Models and asphalt Super Late Models in the past. “I raced, so he was...
  • Go-karts provide a stepping stone for future racers

    - Jul 29, 2016
    By Nicholas Dettmann Contributing Writer Alex Prunty knows there are still children out there eager to learn about auto racing and go-kart racing. The challenge is finding them. This year, the three-time track champion at Slinger...
  • Plenty going on in local racing

    - Jul 29, 2016
    By Joe Verdegan Contributing Writer (Editor’s Note: This column appeared in the June 2016 issue of Full Throttle Magazine.) When is the last time the Super Late Model class has had five legitimate rookie-of-the-year candidates at...
  • McGrath takes to the asphalt

    - Jun 17, 2016
    By Bert Lehman Editor Neosha’s Mitch McGrath is taking on a new challenge in 2016 — Super Late Model racing on asphalt. Over the past few years McGrath has become one of the hot-shoe dirt Late...