Davenport Speedway 2016 Schedule of Dirt Racing Events at the Iowa Dirt Track
Davenport Speedway 2016 schedule of dirt racing events has been released by track operators. Davenport Speedway is a dirt track located in Davenport, IA.
The complex features a 1/2 Mile as well as a short track 1/4 mile dirt track. Davenport Speedway is located on the Mississippi Valley Fairgrounds.
Davenport Speedway 2016 weekly racing classes include; IMCA Late Model, IMCA Modified, IMCA Sport Modified and Street Stocks.
Davenport Speedway races weekly on Friday nights. The first race of the season is the popular Rebel 5k event. Directly following is the Midwest Sanction Show Down which is a Cornbelt Clash / MARS sanctioned event. May 6th features the Lucas Oil MLRA Late Model Series.
In 1953, the Davenport Speedway became the first track in Iowa to host a NASCAR sanctioned event, when it held a race for what is now the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series. Fourteen cars participated in that race. Buck Baker won the pole and Herb Thomas was victorious in the race.
Now the track hosts dirt racing events for dirt racing fans on a weekly basis.
Davenport Speedway 2016 Schedule
|4.1||TEST AND TUNE 6PM-9PM||OPEN TO ALL RACE CARS.||1/4 MILE|
|4.8||REBEL 5K||IMCA LM, SS, SM, MOD||1/4 MILE|
|4.9||RAIN DATE – REBEL 5K||—||—|
|4.15||MIDWEST SANCTION SHOW DOWN, CORNBELT / MARS||OLM, MOD, SS||1/2 MILE|
|4.22||SEASON POINTS OPENER||ALL CLASSES||1/4 MILE|
|4.29||POINTS CHASE||ALL CLASSES||1/4 MILE|
|5.6||LUCAS OIL MLRAWITH SPECIAL GUESTS – A.I.R.S (AMERICAN IRON RACING SERIES)||MLRA LM, MOD, SS, SM||1/4 MILE|
|5.13||POINTS CHASEWITH SPECIAL GUESTS – INEX LEGENDS||ALL CLASSES||1/4 MILE|
|5.20||IMCA MODIFIED MADNESS, $2,000 TO WINPOINTS CHASE IN ALL OTHER CLASSES.||LM, SS, MOD, SM||1/4 MILE|
|5.27||SCHOOLS OUT – KIDS NIGHT||ALL CLASSES||1/4 MILE|
|6.3||POINTS CHASEWITH SPECIAL GUESTS – INEX LEGENDS||ALL CLASSES||1/4 MILE|
|6.10||SPORT MOD CHALLENGE, $2,000 TO WINPOINTS CHASE IN ALL OTHER CLASSES.||SM, LM, SS, MOD||1/4 MILE|
|6.17||POINTS CHASEWITH SPECIAL GUESTS – A.I.R.S (AMERICAN IRON RACING SERIES)||ALL CLASSES||1/4 MILE|
|6.24||MID-SEASON CHAMPIONSHIP – DRAW/REDRAW & FRONT ROW CHALLENGEWITH SPECIAL GUESTS – MOD LITES||ALL CLASSES||1/4 MILE|
|6.30||GOVERNOR’S CUP IOWA STATE CHAMPIONSHIP|
MORE DETAILS COMING SOON.
|IMCA LM, MOD, SS,SM||1/2 MILE|
|7.1||GOVERNOR’S CUP IOWA STATE CHAMPIONSHIPMORE DETAILS COMING SOON.||IMCA LM, MOD, SS,SM||1/4 MILE|
|7.8||POINTS CHASEWITH POWDER PUFF RACES||ALL CLASSES||1/4 MILE|
|7.15||POINTS CHASEWITH SPECIAL GUESTS – MOD LITES||ALL CLASSES||1/4 MILE|
|7.22||POINTS CHASEWITH SPECIAL GUESTS – MIDWEST JALOPIES||ALL CLASSES||1/4 MILE|
|7.29||NO RACING – GREAT MISSISSIPPI VALLEY FAIR||—||—|
|8.5||NO RACING – GREAT MISSISSIPPI VALLEY FAIR||—||—|
|8.12||STREET STOCK CLASH, $2,000 TO WINWITH SPECIAL GUESTS – MIDWEST JALOPIES||SS, LM, MOD, SM||1/4 MILE|
|8.19||BACK TO SCHOOL – KIDS NIGHTWITH MECHANICS’ RACES||ALL CLASSES||1/4 MILE|
|8.26||SEASON POINTS CHAMPIONSHIP – DRAW/REDRAW & FRONT ROW CHALLENGEWITH SPECIAL GUESTS – A.I.R.S (AMERICAN IRON RACING SERIES)||ALL CLASSES||1/4 MILE|
|9.10||NIGHT OF DESTRUCTION TRAILER RACES & CHEATERS’ NIGHTWITH SPECIAL GUESTS – VINTAGE RACING OF IL||SS, MOD, SM||1/4 MILE|
OLM=Open Late Model, LM=IMCA Late Model, SS=Street Stock, Mod=IMCA Mod, 4S=4-Stock. SM=Sport Mod
Track Website: Davenport Speedway