Articles by: Steve Heeb

by / on January 12, 2014 at 8:07 am / in announcements, Stock Cars

Northwest Tour photo archives

Archive of the NASCAR Northwest Tour photos by Steve Heeb

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by / on November 23, 2013 at 11:50 pm / in Motorsports Industry

WARPA 2013 gathering in Portland

Promoters representing Northwest race tracks convened for the Western Auto Racing Promoters Association meeting Nov. 22-23 in Portland. Discussions included experiences of the 2013 season and possibilities for 2014. Representatives from many racing groups and motorsports-related industries were on hand to renew partnerships and coordinate 2014 event schedules.  

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by / on August 24, 2013 at 4:47 pm / in announcements, Drag Racing, Washington

Vintage racers at Bremerton Raceway (Aug. 24)

Here are a few sample photos of the vintage racers that took to the dragstrip at Bremerton Raceway, as well as a few street rods honored from the car show. More from this event also will be featured in an upcoming issue of Inside Track.

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by / on August 23, 2013 at 8:34 pm / in announcements, Stock Cars, Washington

Late Models at Evergreen Speedway (Aug. 17)

Here are a few sample photos of the Late Models in action on the 5/8-mile oval at Evergreen Speedway. Photos from the race also will be featured in an upcoming issue of Inside Track.

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by / on August 13, 2013 at 8:00 pm / in announcements

Richard Petty Driving Experience in Monroe

A fleet of racecars from the Richard Petty Driving Experience will be at Evergreen Speedway now through Friday, Aug. 16, so there is still a few days to strap yourself into a 600+ hp race car and make some laps on the 5/8-mile oval. Ride-along and driving courses are available. This is a great opportunity for race fans to experience […]

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by / on July 19, 2013 at 4:47 pm / in Canada, Drag Racing, Feature Article

Jason and Allison Gibson (Issue 104)

When Mission Raceway Park re-opened its staging lanes in 1992, it was a great excuse for Jason Gibson to give up street racing and head for the dragstrip less than 40 miles from his home in Delta, BC.

“I went to opening day and never looked back,” Jason recalls of the lure of organized drag racing.

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by / on July 11, 2013 at 4:47 pm / in Feature Article, Open Wheels, Washington

Brandon Berg (Issue 104)

Brandon Berg got his first taste of the racing community working on Seth Bergman’s car after the 2011 season.

“I was just wrenching and cleaning the car, but it was fun,” Brandon recalls of helping out during the off-season. “I saw how everything worked.”

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by / on July 10, 2013 at 4:47 am / in Feature Article, Stock Cars, Washington

Max Schroeder (Issue 104)

Max Schroeder racked up five seasons of racing quarter midgets before jumping to a full-size car with the Northwest Pro-4 Alliance this year.

“I raced through each of the classes and did pretty well,” he says of competition in the Little Wheels group based in Graham, Wash.

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by / on June 29, 2013 at 11:50 pm / in announcements, Stock Cars, Washington

Summer Showdown at Evergreen Speedway

Congratulations to Jay Sauls on his win in the 2013 Summer Showdown June 29 at Evergreen Speedway. Below are a few sample photos of the Late Models in action on the 5/8-mile oval. More photos from tonight’s race will be posted here in the near future. And of course, the race also will be featured in an upcoming issue of […]

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by / on June 29, 2013 at 11:30 pm / in Stock Cars, Uncategorized, Washington

Pro-4 Alliance at Evergreen

Here is a look at the Pro-4 Alliance cars in action on the 5/8-mile oval at Evergreen Speedway this weekend. Rick Thompson (16) took the feature win during the Pro-4 portion of the Summer Showdown event.

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