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Gary and Linda Scheibal (Issue 108)
by / on April 8, 2015 at 4:47 am / in Feature Article, Street Rods, Washington

Gary and Linda Scheibal (Issue 108)

Feature article on street rodders Gary and Linda Scheibal

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Summer Thunder opener in Yakima
by / on April 5, 2015 at 4:47 pm / in announcements, Event photo gallery, Open Wheels, Washington

Summer Thunder opener in Yakima

The Summer Thunder Series kicked off April 4 at State Fair Raceway

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Diana Schaible (Issue 108)
by / on April 5, 2015 at 4:47 pm / in Feature Article, Stock Cars, Washington

Diana Schaible (Issue 108)

Feature article on Mini Stocks driver Diana Schaible

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NASCAR K&N West Series at Evergreen
by / on August 17, 2014 at 4:57 pm / in announcements, Event photo gallery, Stock Cars, Washington

NASCAR K&N West Series at Evergreen

NASCAR’s Pro Series West returned to the Northwest for a 150-lap race Aug. 16 at Evergreen Speedway. With a lead switch on the very last lap, California driver David Mayhew piloted the 17 car to victory. Here are some photos of the cars that competed, but watch for even more in the upcoming issue of Inside Track.   

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James and John Blackwell (issue 107)
by / on July 22, 2014 at 4:47 pm / in Feature Article, Other Motorsports, Washington

James and John Blackwell (issue 107)

When their Argo JM-5 was delivered it was the first Argo Atlantic car racing in America, and James piloted it to victory in its first outing, winning the 1981 SCCA National at Portland International Raceway.

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Mike Steltz (issue 107)
by / on July 22, 2014 at 4:47 pm / in Feature Article, Open Wheels, Washington

Mike Steltz (issue 107)

Mike was inspired to build a street rod for himself and after bolting a 327-cid motor in his Chevy short box pickup, the tickets came almost as fast as his truck. His first race car for Figure 8 competition was a Nova like he had helped the Hamlin team build earlier. He piloted the Nova to the 1992 F-8 Nationals championship.

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CJ Hawley (Issue 107)
by / on July 17, 2014 at 4:47 pm / in Feature Article, Stock Cars, Washington

CJ Hawley (Issue 107)

Clyde Fought Sr. passed on a legacy of racing that has lasted through the generations. In 1992, Clyde had several sprint cars brought up from Nevada and spread among his sons and grandsons to race in Ephrata. Tricia says there was no doubt that son CJ would follow into racing as his great-grandfather had done so many years earlier.

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Norm Braedt (issue 107)
by / on July 16, 2014 at 4:47 pm / in Drag Racing, Feature Article, Washington

Norm Braedt (issue 107)

It took a truck to help Norm Braedt find the path from Tacoma to Bremerton Raceway. “I had been building cars all my life,” he recalls. “Then I built a ’68 Chevy with a performance motor so I brought it out to the dragstrip.” Four decades later, Norm has had the chance to rack up his own seat time at Northwest dragstrips, including Bremerton, Pacific Raceways, Yakima, Spokane, Boise, Woodburn and Shelton.

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Historics at Pacific Raceways
by / on July 6, 2014 at 4:47 pm / in announcements, Other Motorsports, Washington

Historics at Pacific Raceways

Vintage racing hit the course at Pacific Raceways as the SOVREN group hosted the 26th Annual Pacific Northwest Historic Vintage Races. Here are some of the exotic vintage racers. Watch for more in an upcoming issue of Inside Track.    

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Summer Showdown at Evergreen Speedway 2014
by / on June 29, 2014 at 4:47 pm / in announcements, Stock Cars, Washington

Summer Showdown at Evergreen Speedway 2014

Evergreen Speedway wrapped up June with the Summer Showdown as the Pro-4 and Super Late Models competed on the 5/8-mile oval.   Here are some (not quite all) of the Late models that filled the pits on Saturday…   … and here are the Pro-4 entries.

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