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2019 NEWSROOM

Mondeik Sweeps the Show in Super Late Models on Throwback Thursday

From start to finish, Justin Mondeik left no doubt about who had the best car at State Park Speedway Thursday night. Mondeik brought out the broom for a clean sweep in the Auto Select Super Late Model class, claiming fast time, winning his heat race and then taking...

Volm, Ferge both accomplish firsts; Strachota repeats in mini-stocks

Alex Volm notched one career first in the Advance Auto Parts Pure Stocks class last week, and it didn’t take him long to record another breakthrough. One week after his first career fast time effort in the division, the Mosinee driver rolled to the win in the 20-lap...

Beale Claims Wisconsin Challenge Series Opener for First Win at SPS

John Beale certainly could’ve done without a little extra drama, but in the end a final two-lap shootout was just a speed bump on the way to his first-ever feature win at State Park Speedway. Beale pulled away from Luke Fenhaus on a restart with two laps to go and...

Larry Detjens Memorial Weekend to Feature ARCA Midwest Tour in 2019

Wausau, WI- The ‘Stars and Cars’ of the ARCA Midwest Tour have been added to the Saturday Night July 27 portion of the Larry Detjens Memorial at State Park Speedway.  The two-day festival will feature the Big 8 Late Models on Friday night and the Super Late Models of...

Cabelka, Strachota and Ferge take the Checkers on Night One

The first race night of the season also saw a pair of drivers pick up right where they left off last year, while another made it look easy in his first time competing in a new division.   Wausau racer Dave Cabelka drove Brian Schramm’s second car to victory in...

VanDerGeest Back in Victory Lane at SPS Opener

Jay Van Der Geest had a quiet 2018 season at State Park Speedway, but it took just one race to remind all of his capabilities and establish him as a factor at the track in 2019.   Van Der Geest snapped a several-year feature drought at State Park, passing Mark...

Win Tickets to State Park Speedway Each Week

State Park Speedway and K-Tech Kleening have partnered to once again bring weekly ticket giveaway to the State Park Speedway Facebook page.  Two to three days before each scheduled event, the K-Tech Kleening Ticket Giveaway will be posted on the State Park Speedway...

Cabin Fever 100 Cancelled at State Park Speedway

The Cabin Fever 100 scheduled for Saturday May 18, 2019 at State Park Speedway has been cancelled for this weekend.  Multiple weather experts have stated that unseasonably cool temperatures will blanket the area coupled with rain showers throughout the day...

State Park Speedway Reveals 2019 Schedule

State Park Speedway kicks off its 2019 season by welcoming the ARCA Midwest Tour to town on Saturday, May 18th. The Wausau, WI track will then immediately follow that up with its regular season opener on Thursday, May 23rd.The Midwest Tour event will not be a point...

Classic Finish Nets Fenhaus Win and Super Late Model Title

The final race and final points battle of the 2018 State Park Speedway race season could not have been more dramatic if it were scripted, as the fight for the Auto Select Super Late Models pres. by C-Tech points championship came down to the last lap and literally a...

Rodemeier gets first win, four more champions crowned in 2018 finale

Along with points champions being crowned in five divisions, the final race night of the season at State Park Speedway also furnished a first-time winner in the Budweiser Fabiano Brothers Limited Late Models. Brock Heinrich of Wausau won his second consecutive limited...

Rowe edges Tessmer in Mini Stocks; Guralski wins Bando championship

The Motors Service & Supply Mini Stocks have consistently exhibited some of the most entertaining and competitive racing at State Park Speedway all season long, and Amanda Rowe and Kevin Tessmer provided arguably the best show yet in the class this year on...

New Car Has Fenhaus Eyeing 2018 Championship

A move to a new car kept Luke Fenhaus's hopes of a track championship very much alive at State Park Speedway Thursday night. Driving a new car after an accident did heavy damage to his previous car the week before, Fenhaus was fast from the start Thursday night. He...

Heinrich, Schramm, Seliger heating up down stretch

Brock Heinrich has had plenty of success in the Budweiser Fabiano Brothers Limited Late Models at State Park Speedway the last two seasons, but Thursday night may have topped it all. Heinrich went to the outside lane in the final four laps to go from third to first...

Rayce Haase, Nate Steif score feature firsts

Rayce Haase became the latest to carry on a family tradition of late model winning at State Park Speedway, scoring his first-ever feature victory in the Budweier Fabiano Brothers Limited Late Model class. Haase led all but one lap, taking the best shot from a number...

Seliger double feature winner in SPS race program bedeviled by rain

George Seliger took full advantage of the opportunity to win features twice in the same car, putting together his biggest night of the season at State Park Speedway. The Wausau racer first won the feature in the Snap-on Mini Mods and then drove the same car to...

Casey Johnson wins 2018 Detjens Memorial title!

In the long tradition of Wisconsin racers who will race any time, anywhere, Casey Johnson has never been afraid of a challenge. The Cambridge driver has proven to be one of the most talented drivers in the state by being capable of winning anywhere and he added to a...

‘Driver X’ Reynolds wins Detjens Big 8 Late Model Feature

Jon Reynolds, Jr.’s 2018 trip to State Park Speedway was a lot like his 2014 visit to the track. In both trips, the number 10 figured heavily into the equation, maybe all too appropriate for the Loves Park, Ill., racer known as Driver X. More importantly, the final...

Fenhaus Checks Out On Field for Super Late Model Win at SPS

A fierce battle for second place entertained fans, and suited Luke Fenhaus just fine too at State Park Speedway Thursday night. Fenhaus passed polesitter Ryan Hinner on lap eight and drove away from the rest of the pack to win the Auto Select Super Late Models pres....

Schramm, Heinrich, Seliger, Rowe All Add Feature Wins

Few drivers deliver more excitement on a weekly basis at State Park Speedway than Brian Schramm, and the Wausau racer did so yet again in the Advance Auto Parts Pure Stocks. Schramm got by Jeff Spatz in the final laps in both of the division’s races, including a late...

Mackesy thrills home fans with TUNDRA feature win

Mark Mackesy used the outside line to get to the front and then made a superb save on the inside to stay there on his way to returning to victory lane at State Park Speedway with a win in the 75-lap TUNDRA super late model feature Saturday night. Mackesy scored his...

M.G. repeats with second straight Flip Merwin Memorial SLM win

Hard-nosed competition has long been part of racing in central Wisconsin, but so has sportsmanship. Both were on display Thursday night during the annual Flip Merwin Memorial at State Park Speedway. M.G. Gajewski’s bid for a second straight Flip Merwin race win...

‘Butchie’, Volm also among winners in Flip Merwin Memorial

Driving a car once set to be driven by the driver being remembered Thursday night, it was all too appropriate that Mosinee’s Travis Volm won the Budweiser/Fabiano Brothers Limited Late Model feature during the Flip Merwin Memorial. Volm claimed his second straight...

Mondeik rolls to second super late feature win on Kids Night

Justin Mondeik set the pace on the track and made a difference off it too Thursday night at State Park Speedway. On the track, Mondeik won the 50-lap Auto Select Super Late Models presented by C-Tech feature race, his second feature win of the season. The 21-year old...

UPCOMING EVENT

THURSDAY AUGUST 22

11th Annual Wayne "Lodi" Lodholz Memorial

Super Late Models plus Support Divisions & Bandolero Championship

Adults $15, Kids 6-12 $8, Age 5-under FREE

Fan Gates 4:30 PM, Qualifying 6:00 PM, Racing 7:00 PM