Grand Forks ND: What a great exciting night of racing at River Cities Speedway. Tonight Saturday September 8th all race classes will run plus a 92 lap Late Model Feature for $9,200 to win.
Grand Forks ND: John Kaanta of Wisconsin in the #85 Late Model Wins the NLRA Season Championship Race at The River Cities Speedway / Brad Seng Wins NLRA Late Model Points Championship / Major Late Model Crash Photos
John Kaanta #85 Late Model Wins the NLRA Season Championship Race Photo By Darren Evavold
In the photo from left to right: #12s Brad Seng (2012 NLRA Late Model Points Champion and 2nd place finisher in NLRA Championship race) , #85 John Kaanta, #27J Jake Redetzke 3rd place finisher)
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#7p Joey Pederson Aug 31st River Cities Speedway Late Model Feature Winner
#12s Brad Seng Aug 24th River Cities Speedway Track Championship Late Model Feature Winner
NLRA Late Model Invitational Race Brought 27 Racers from 3 states and Canada to River Cities Speedway
Grand Forks ND: Friday August 17th 2012 NLRA Late Model Race at River Cities Speedway had 27 NLRA Late Model Racers show up to take on "The Bullring" track searching for victory!
#7p Joey Pederson NLRA Late Model Driver from East Grand Forks MN Photo by: Rick Rea
27 NLRA Late Model Race Car Drivers from the United States and Canada came to River Cities Speedway Friday to take on the local competition. Considering how fast our local drivers have been this year it was no surprise that the visiting race car drivers left River Cities Speedway non victorious.
Home town NLRA Late Model race car driver Joey Pederson of East Grand Forks parked his Rocket in RydellCars.com Victory Lane to claim yet another win at River Cities Speedway.
Joey's victory put him into 1st place in the points race at RCS. Joey is leading the points by only 7 points. Next weeks race will be one to see as Ricky Weiss & Mike Balcaen are within reach of claiming the track championship!
Dustin Strand of Grand Forks ND Late Model Feature Winner 8-10-12
Northern Late Model Feature Winner at River Cities Speedway for August 10th 2012 is #71s Dustin Strand of Grand Forks ND. Congratulations to you Dustin! Dustin is only 26 points out of first place for the points race. Dustin currently is in 5th place for points.
"Hard Charger" in the Late Model Feature goes to the #10 Winnipeg Manitoba Canada Driver Mike Balcaen who started in the 12th starting position and finished 6th.
#12 Brad Seng Late Model Driver - Grand Forks ND
Brad Seng #12 Late Model was honored in RydelCars.com Victory Lane for his 1st place win from starting in the 4th position. Brad's best lap time was 13.678 seconds. Brad is currently 6th in points at River Cities Speedway!
The fastest Late Model on the track was #11 Troy Schill at a lap time of 13.293 seconds. Troy led the feature for many laps until getting caught up in lapped traffic.
The Late Model "Hard Charger" goes to Joey Pederson who started 7th and finished 3rd. Joey's best lap time was 13.713 seconds.
The points race is super close and competitive as there is less than 40 points separating the top 6 drivers.
#7 Ricky Weiss of Hedingley MB Canada won the feature race at River Cities Speedway in Grand Forks on July 20th 2012. Ricky is in first place in points as well in the Late Model class and Joey Pederson is only 7 points behind and Mike Balcaen is only 10 points out of the lead. Close battle in play for the top points position and congrats to Ricky for the feature win!
Lanigan passing Smith that set the world record closest finish . Photo by: Curt Kotrba
River Cities Speedway has set yet another World of Outlaw record!
On Friday night of July 13th 2012 #29 Darrell Lanigan passed #44 Clint Smith on the last lap on the last corner of a 50 lap World of Outlaw Feature race at "The Bullring".
Lanigan squeaked out a 0.24 second victory over smith to make it the closest victory in World of Outlaw racing history since electronic scoring has been in place.
River Cities Speedway now holds 3 official World of Outlaw records...