Monthly Archives August 2019

Balog Takes Iles Tribute; Dodd Grogan Memorial; Maleug Lightning Sprints At August 17 County Fair Races

(Wilmot, Wis., Saturday, August 17, 2019)–The Bandit 4-Cylinder Stock Car 2019 Wilmot Raceway Season Champion will be crowned Saturday, August 24 as part of the Tommy Homan Memorial Street Stock Special along with Family Night. The Bandit Championship may come down to a sidelined defending champion as Milwaukee’s Tony Barron had his car destroyed in a feature crash August 16 of the Fair. Salem’s Ryan Johnson, who was second by 8 points heading into August 16, had mechanical woes but plans to be in action for the point finale. Barron has said he is done for the season. With the
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QUARNSTROM, HAMBURG, ERICKSON TOP FRIDAY FAIR

(Wilmot, Wis., Friday, August 16, 2019)–All three Kenosha County Fair Friday, August 16 Wilmot Raceway feature winners picked up their second mains of the season. Scott Quarnstrom of Lake Villa, IL took the 20-lap Bandit 4-Cylinder Stock Car win. The 2019 Bandit season champion will be crowned on Saturday, August 24. The Bandit regular season point finale will be part of the Tommy Homan Tribute Night for the Street Stocks. Autometer Wisconsin WingLess Sprints, Lightning Sprints and Modifieds are part of the five division program. Tim Hamburg of Dixon, IL escaped a near miss in final turn coming for the
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FAIR EVENTS NEXT AFTER SEVENTH RAIN OUT

(Wilmot, Wis., Saturday, August 3, 2019)–WIlmot Raceway is gearing up for the traditional Kenosha County Fair running Wednesday, August 14 through Sunday, August 18. To prepare the facility there will be no racing the weekend of August 10. Persistent rains which hit the Raceway for two hours late in the afternoon cancelled the August 3 Founders Night and Bill Klein Tribute for the Bumper to Bumper Interstate Racing Association (IRA) Outlaw Winged Sprints. The cancellation marks the seventh race program lost to weather this season. Wilmot Raceway’s facility will be used daily during the fair. Beginning on Wednesday, August 14
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