34 Raceway is being sold to Brad Stevens
It was announced on September 23rd at the track. A press release followed.
34 Raceway is a 3/8-mile, semi-banked, clay oval. Originally built in 1966, the dirt track is located in Burlington, Iowa.
Read the statement from the current track owners below.
34 Raceway Statement
ATTENTION: 34 RACEWAY EMPLOYEES, SPONSORS, DRIVERS, CREWS & RACE FANS!
AS ANNOUNCED THIS EVENING DURING THE DRIVERS MEETING & AT INTERMISSION…. The Laue, Parish & Bowling Families wish to inform you all that it has been a great honor to own & operate 34 Raceway!
With great pleasure, we are pleased to announce that after 11 years of owning and promoting Southeast Iowa’s Premier Race Facility, WE ARE IN THE FINAL STAGES OF SELLING 34 RACEWAY TO BRAD STEVENS!
Brad is a Fantastic racing entrepreneur, in the racing industry, to take over this awesome facility! I’m sure you all know who he is, but…….. he is the idea originator to the premier 34 race of the season, THE SLOCUM 50, and best friend to Brent Slocum!
We are honored that Brad brings his enthusiasm, creative ideas and his 11 race event experience to 34 Raceway! We ensure all of you that he is exactly what 34 Raceway needs! He is young, full of ideas, has proven success, and is willing to take this facility to another level!
Although the sale isn’t completely final yet… We will be looking forward to handing the keys over and close on the property by mid October! And then he can GET TO WORK!
He’ll have many agendas on his plate, including working on the schedule, competing car classes, rules and working with employees & sponsors for the 2018 season! So…. PLEASE… do not bombard him with questions during that time!
Brad will need your support, motivation and dedication to continue 34 Raceway’s success! I encourage all of you to help out when you can, sponsor & support his dream come true and continue the success of the areas premier racing facility, 34 Raceway!
I don’t want to forget to mention, that along with Brad, comes his partner in crime, his long time companion, his right hand woman and the key woman to any mans success… JESSI MYNATT! We are also honored to have her helping with the operation of a longtime successful race track!!!
In the event that any of you have any questions, please feel free to contact Brad or any of us! As promised to Johnny Johnson almost 12 years ago… we have done our best to continue the long standing success of 34 Raceway, and Brad & Jessi have also taken that same vow!
We wish them nothing but the BEST AND MUCH SUCCESS with their new endeavors!
Amy will be keeping the 34 Raceway (INFO@34RACEWAY.COM) e-mail address… so please feel free to e-mail any time! We look forward to being spectators at the track and will look forward to seeing all of you there!
Thank you once again!
Jeff & Amy Laue
Scott & Lorrie Parish
Tom & Sue Bowling