Marc Casey Wins Call of the Wild

Marc Casey - WEBSITE

Marc Casey - WEBSITE

Marc Casey made a thrilling late race pass on Mike Shewchuk to pick up the win in Saturday night’s “Call of the Wild Presented by Raceceiver & Willow Lake Lodge” at Kalamazoo Speedway. It was Casey’s first win in the event and makes him one of the favorites heading into “Super Shoe Nationals XXVIII” at the end of the month. Shewchuk held on for second ahead of Jeff Bozell, AJ Foote and Mike “Bubba” Brooks. Andy Bozell set quick time in the normal qualifying session with a lap of 11.159 seconds while Shewchuk was the fastest in the “Willow Lake Lodge Qualifying Showdown” with a lap of 10.552 seconds at 127.938mph. Other winners on the evening included Rob Hardy (B Feature), Jack Cook (C Feature), Andrew Brest (Mini Stock Feature) and Todd Metz Jr. (FWD Feature). Billy Shannon was the quickest Mini Stock in qualifying while Metz Jr. was the quickest FWD.

Next on the schedule is the fan favorite “Night of Destruction”, coming up this Saturday night, September 13!!! This is the big one that you don’t want to miss!!! The event will include Monster Trucks, Bus Races, a Motorcycle Stunt Show and more! The evening will conclude with a spectacular fireworks display!

Kalamazoo Speedway plays host to some of the best entertainment events in the state of Michigan, and welcomes corporate groups, family outings, suite rentals, and clean family fun. Call 269-692-2423 Monday through Friday to learn more!

For more information on Kalamazoo Speedway visit www.kalamazoospeedway.com.

Be sure to become a fan of Kalamazoo Speedway for all of the latest news and contests at: www.facebook.com/KalamazooSpeedway.

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For more information on Raceceiver visit www.raceceiver.com.

For more information on Willow Lake Lodge visit www.willowlakelodge.com.

 

Call of the Wild Still On, Time Schedule Adjusted

Andy Bozell - WEBSITE

Andy Bozell - WEBSITE

Tonight’s running of the “Call of the Wild Presented by Raceceiver and Willow Lake Lodge” at Kalamazoo Speedway is still on. However due to the track not currently having power the schedule has been pushed back in hopes of getting power restored at the facility. Gates will now open at 3:00 with practice going from 4:30-6:30. Practice speeds will set the lineups for tonight’s races and the four fastest cars from practice will be invited to participate in the “Willow Lake Lodge Qualifying Showdown” at approximately 8:00.

Kalamazoo Speedway plays host to some of the best entertainment events in the state of Michigan, and welcomes corporate groups, family outings, suite rentals, and clean family fun. Call 269-692-2423 Monday through Friday to learn more!

For more information on Kalamazoo Speedway visit www.kalamazoospeedway.com.

Be sure to become a fan of Kalamazoo Speedway for all of the latest news and contests at: www.facebook.com/KalamazooSpeedway.

You can also follow Kalamazoo Speedway on our official Twitter page: www.twitter.com/kzoospeedway.

 

 

Willow Lake Lodge presents the Call of the Wild Ultimate Fan Give-a-Way

Willow-Lake-Lodge-Logo-WEBSITE

Willow Lake Lodge Logo - WEBSITE

Coming up on Saturday, September 6th, during Kalamazoo Speedway’s Call of the Wild event, Willow Lake Lodge will be giving away the ultimate outdoor enthusiast’s prize of a lifetime, which will be a Whitetail Hunt, valued at $1500!  The winner of this lucky giveaway will be chosen off your general admission ticket number; no raffle ticket will need to be purchased!

Hunters come from all over the world to Willow Lake Lodge to partake on some of the finest wild game hunting found anywhere in the nation.  Visit them on line at www.willowlakelodge.com to see a virtual trip through their lodge as well as seeing many pictures of trophy game.  A special thanks to Willow Lake Lodge for donating this prize to one of our lucky fans!

Kalamazoo Speedway plays host to some of the best entertainment events in the state of Michigan, and welcomes corporate groups, family outings, suite rentals, and clean family fun. Call 269-692-2423 Monday through Friday to learn more!

For more information on Kalamazoo Speedway visit www.kalamazoospeedway.com.

Be sure to become a fan of Kalamazoo Speedway for all of the latest news and contests at: www.facebook.com/KalamazooSpeedway.

You can also follow Kalamazoo Speedway on our official Twitter page: www.twitter.com/kzoospeedway.

 

Saturday – September 6 – Call of the Wild Presented by Raceceiver & Willow Lake Lodge

Pit Gates Open – 1:00

Practice – 2:30-5:00

Qualifying – 5:15

Racing – 7:00

Willow Lake Lodge Qualifying Showdown – 8:00 (approx.)

Saturday – September 6 – Call of the Wild Presented by Raceceiver & Willow Lake Lodge

This Saturday night, September 6 will see one of the fan’s favorite annual events return to the Zoo with the running of “Call of the Wild Presented by Raceceiver and Willow Lake Lodge”. This event is a wide open “Run What Ya Brung Outlaw Spectacular” that will see drivers attempt to break the world record of 10.020 seconds around a 3/8 mile track, which was set by Andy Bozell in this event in 2011. In addition to the “Willow Lake Lodge Qualifying Showdown” where drivers will take attempts at the world record and be going after the $750 bonus for the fastest qualifying time of the night, there will also be a fifty lap feature paying $1500 to the winner. In addition to the featured “Outlaw V-8” division there will also be “Outlaw Mini Stocks” and “Outlaw FWD Cars”. The event does have a rain date of Sunday, September 7.

Dupuis Wins “Kalamazoo Klassic 200 Presented by Little Caesars”

Tristan Dupuis - Copy

Tristan Dupuis - Copy

Veteran driver Tristan Dupuis picked up his first Enduro victory of the season in the “Kalamazoo Klassic 200 Presented by Little Caesars” Sunday night at Kalamazoo Speedway. Dupuis held off Shane Miller, Dave Miller, Robert Rheinsberg and Harold Bloomer for the victory. Brad Theyer led the second half of the top ten over Ottis Jennings, Tim Easey, Ed Burgen and Corey Miechiels.

Brooke Derrick picked up the victory in the twelve lap Powder Puff event. Juliette Sweeter finished second ahead of Ashley Loy, Kara Thayer and Anna Pratt. This was the final Powder Puff event of the 2014 season.

This Saturday night, September 6 will see one of the fan’s favorite annual events return to the Zoo with the running of “Call of the Wild Presented by Raceceiver and Willow Lake Lodge”. This event is a wide open “Run What Ya Brung Outlaw Spectacular” that will see drivers attempt to break the world record of 10.020 seconds around a 3/8 mile track, which was set by Andy Bozell in this event in 2011. In addition to the “Willow Lake Lodge Qualifying Showdown” where drivers will take attempts at the world record and be going after the $750 bonus for the fastest qualifying time of the night, there will also be a fifty lap feature paying $1500 to the winner. In addition to the featured “Outlaw V-8” division there will also be “Outlaw Mini Stocks” and “Outlaw FWD Cars”. The event does have a rain date of Sunday, September 7.

Kalamazoo Speedway plays host to some of the best entertainment events in the state of Michigan, and welcomes corporate groups, family outings, suite rentals, and clean family fun. Call 269-692-2423 Monday through Friday to learn more!

For more information on Kalamazoo Speedway visit www.kalamazoospeedway.com.

Be sure to become a fan of Kalamazoo Speedway for all of the latest news and contests at: www.facebook.com/KalamazooSpeedway.

You can also follow Kalamazoo Speedway on our official Twitter page: www.twitter.com/kzoospeedway.

For more information on Little Caesars visit www.littlecaesars.com.

For more information on Raceceiver visit www.raceceiver.com.

For more information on Willow Lake Lodge visit www.willowlakelodge.com.

Sunday – August 31 – Kalamazoo Klassic 200 Enduro Presented by Little Caesars

Pit Gates Open – 2:00

Kalamazoo Klassic 200 Presented by Little Caesars Tech Opens – 2:30

Kalamazoo Klassic 200 Presented by Little Caesars Drivers Meeting – 6:30

Invocation/National Anthem – 6:56

Racing – 7:00

Spectator Drags

Kalamazoo Klassic 200 Presented by Little Caesars – 200 Laps

Powder Puff – 20 Laps

Kalamazoo Klassic 200 Presented by Little Caesars Schedule of Events

 

Sunday – August 31 – Kalamazoo Klassic 200 Enduro Presented by Little Caesars

Sunday, August 31 the Four Cylinder Enduro Series will be back in action running the “Kalamazoo Klassic 200 Enduro Presented by Little Caesars”. The evening will also see Spectator Drags and a Powder Puff Race.

Tonight’s Races Have Been Cancelled Due To Rain

Kalamazoo Speedway Logo-NEW

Kalamazoo Speedway Logo-NEW

Unfortunately just as with any other weekly show, there is not a makeup date.  We want to thank all of our weekly point racers and fans for a great 2014 season as we are already busy planning our 2015 race season!  However, we still have three of our most anticipated shows of the entire year to be run as we enter our biggest racing month on the calendar!  Tomorrows Kalamazoo Klassic 200 Lap Enduro with spectator drags & a powder puff is always a great way to celebrate the Labor Day weekend, but the real action begins on September 6th!    On the 6th will be the infamous Call of the Wild event; a must see event for the short track racer & fan!  On September the 13th, a must see event for the entertainment fanatic is our Night of Destruction!!  And do we even have to mention that on the last weekend of the September will be the Super Shoe Nationals…….one of the largest short track racing events in the entire Midwest!!   Thank you all for a great first part of the season…..but now comes the fun stuff!!

Saturday – August 30 – Season Championship Night – Full 5 in 1 Show Featuring the Allstar Performance 75 Presented by Lane Automotive for the Outlaw Super Late Models

Pit Gates Open – 2:00

Practice – 3:15

Racing – 7:00

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