Wednesday, 19 September 2018

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Following in the tradition of other iconic centers of racing, Knoxville Raceway and Iowa Speedway are proud to claim Iowa Speedweeks.

Iowa Speedweeks will commence on Thursday, July 28 with the NASCAR U.S. Cellular 250 race weekend at Iowa Speedway and continue through the 5-hour ENERGY Knoxville Nationals presented by Casey’s General Stores on Saturday, August 13.

Separated by just 30 miles, Knoxville Raceway and Iowa Speedway share many of the same characteristics that make central Iowa home to some of the best racing in the world. It is often said that Iowa is home to more race tracks per capita than any other state, which fans here proudly wear as a badge of honor.

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Connecting to a tradition that dates back to the earliest days of the automobile, the two tracks are thrilled to jointly promote amazing racing and a culture that reflects the fabric of America, including a loyal and passionate fan base. Motorsports fans in Iowa arrive early, stay late and know the competitors like the backs of their hands.

Fans are encouraged to attend events throughout Iowa Speedweeks, which include:

• The NASCAR XFINITY Series “Hauler Parade” through Newton on July 28
• The post-race concert with Tim Dugger at Iowa Speedway on Saturday, July 30
• A drive-in movie at Valle Theater in Newton on July 31
• The ‘Front Row Challenge’ at Southern Iowa Speedway on August 8
• The KRCO inaugural ‘Bus Ride’ Bar Crawl through Knoxville on August 10
• The Jeff Gordon Children’s Foundation/Kick-It Go-Kart Race and Kickball game on August 11 and 12
• The pre-race concert at Knoxville Raceway with Pat Cooper on August 13

Stay tuned to Iowa Speedway and Knoxville Raceway’s respective social media handles and websites for details on the events surrounding the 14 races that make-up Iowa Speedweeks.

We also encourage fans to use the hashtag #IowaSpeedweeks to show your support for racing at ‘The Fastest Short Track on the Planet’ and ‘The Sprint Car Capital of the World’.

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