News and Updates

Generous Purse, Bonuses Await Drivers at 41st Red Clay Classic

by Nick Gima                 Ashland, WI, Sept 11 — Racers competing in the 41st annual Red Clay Classic will have lots of opportunities to put some extra cash in their pockets. The ABC Raceway will host the Northland’s traditional season finale for stock car racing on Friday and Saturday, September 30-October 1, with upwards of 200 or more WISSOTA-sanctioned Late Models, Modifieds, Super Stocks and Midwest Modifieds expected to compete from as many as five states and Canada. The popular PolyDome Dirt Track Series event will once again be presented…

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Drivers’ Draw Fee Waived for 41st Red Clay Classic

by Nick Gima                 Ashland, WI, August 30 — WISSOTA’s invitational season is just kicking off, but that means the 41st annual Red Clay Classic is only a few short weeks away. The traditional season finale for stock car racing in the Northland, to be presented by FastLane Motorsports & Custom Powdercoating of Ashland and Tim’s Automotive Machine of Bloomer, is scheduled for Friday and Saturday, September 30-October 1, at the ABC Raceway, and it will feature WISSOTA-sanctioned Late Models, Modifieds, Super Stocks and Midwest Modifieds competing for a purse…

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2016 ABC Raceway Season Ends with Rained-Out Program

by Nick Gima                 Ashland, WI, August 27 — It’s not the way the officials at the ABC Raceway wanted to end the 2016 regular racing season, but another day of rainy weather forced their hand into cancelling “Championship Saturday Night.” The WISSOTA PolyDome Dirt Track Series program, set to be presented by Pepsi, North Star Beverage of Hurley, and WIMI, 99.7 FM, of Ironwood, MI, would have included the crowning of the Raceway’s 2016 divisional points champions. The program was to also include the once-already-postponed 13th annual “Pure Excitement…

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