Salute to Armed Forces to Headline ABC Raceway Show on Saturday

by Nick Gima                 Ashland, WI — The ABC Raceway will honor those who have bravely served in our country’s military by hosting Armed Services Night, presented by the Ashland Area Chamber of Commerce, on Saturday night. All active and retired service personnel showing a valid military ID will be admitted free of charge at the main grandstand gate of the three-eighths-mile red clay oval located just south of Ashland for the May 28 race program. “It’s the least we can do to show our appreciation to those men and…

Read More

ABC Raceway Opener Cut Short by Power Outage

by Nick Gima                 Ashland, WI, May 21 — Just as the WISSOTA Midwest Mod B-main was taking to the ABC Raceway, a local power outage hit the facility. After nearly two hours of efforts by the local power provider, the Raceway was forced to cancel the balance of its opening-night race program, presented by Northern State Bank and Auto Value Auto Parts. Beautiful clear skies and temps in the low 80s greeted a huge crowd for the 52nd season opener, and 94 cars filled the pit area for WISSOTA…

Read More

ABC Raceway Set to Open on Saturday

by Nick Gima                 Ashland, WI — With a much more favorable weather forecast in sight, the staff of the ABC Raceway will try again to kick off the 2016 stock car racing season opener on Saturday night with a program to be presented by the Northern State Bank and the Auto Value Auto Parts stores of Ashland and Ironwood. A full 16 events are scheduled for the upcoming summer months at the award-winning three-eighths-mile red-clay oval just south of Ashland. WISSOTA-sanctioned Modifieds, Super Stocks, Midwest Mods and Pure Stocks,…

Read More