Monthly Archives - September 2020

Flawless O’Neil owns 2020 Featherlite Fall Jamboree

SEPTEMBER 26, 2020   by Jeff Nun,   With his second win in as many nights, Jake O’Neil completed a dominating month of September at the Deer Creek Speedway with an impressive win at the 22nd Annual Featherlite Fall Jamboree on Saturday night. Thanks to a year turned upside down by the COVID-19 pandemic, this year’s Summit USMTS National Championship fueled by Casey’s show was cut from three to two days so O’Neil won’t get the opportunity to match the effort by Jason Hughes [...]

Chisholm chalks up record-setting fifth straight USRA B-Mod win at Featherlite Fall Jamboree

September 26, 2020  |  by Jeff Nun, He’s only 17 years old, but the record that Jim Chisholm has amassed at the Deer Creek Speedway and Featherlite Fall Jamboree is something that may never be surpassed and will be talked about for generations. On Saturday night, Chisholm topped a thrilling 25-lap USRA B-Mod main event to complete a sweep of the weekend’s events for the Christie Door Company Iron Man Challenge built by Medieval Chassis. But these were more than back-to-back wins. They’re actually [...]

O’Neil notches another USMTS win in Featherlite Fall Jamboree opener

SEPTEMBER 25, 2020   by Jeff Nun,   On a night filled with jaw-dropping dirt modified racing action, Jake O’Neil continued his mastery of the Deer Creek Speedway on Friday with a crowd-pleasing victory on opening night of the 22nd Annual Featherlite Fall Jamboree. “Man , we’ve just been working really, really hard,” O’Neil said. “I just can’t say enough about Jimmy Owens. I get the basic kind of figured out a little bit, and then he gives me a spark every once in [...]

Chisholm charges to Iron Man victory in Featherlite Fall Jamboree lid-lifter

September 25, 2020  |  by Jeff Nun, Jim Chisholm’s sixth win of the season at the Deer Creek Speedway was his biggest so far as he led wire-to-wire to capture the opening night victory at the 22nd Annual Featherlite Fall Jamboree presented by Chevrolet Performance. Chisholm beat polesitter Taylor of Caledonia to the first turn and that was the last time the 17-year-old from Osage, Iowa, trailed in the 20-lap affair for the USRA B-Mods of the Christie Door Company Iron Man Challenge [...]

Falck & Gulbrandson Top Stock Car Nationals

Spring Valley, MN (September 19) - By: Todd Narveson It was a beautiful night for the 2nd Annual Stock Car Nationals presented by Kids Dreams Come True, Altenburg Construction, Blake’s Auto and Podein’s Power Equipment. An outstanding field of 62-Mensink Racing Products USRA Hobby Stocks and 43-American Racer USRA Stock Cars built by Medieval Chassis were on hand for racing action. The Hobby Stocks raced though seven heat races in which the top 12 in passing points were locked into the [...]

O’Neil dominates USMTS Duel at Deer Creek

SEPTEMBER 5, 2020 - Spring Valley, MN    Jake O’Neil zeroed in on the lead at the drop of the green flag and proceeded to run away and hide from the field in Saturday’s caution-free 40-lap main event to cap the 15th Annual J&S JCB USMTS Labor Day Duel at the Deer Creek Speedway. His career-first win at ‘The Creek’ was the eighth of his USMTS career and worth $3,000 to the 28-year-old from Tucson, Arizona. It ties him on the [...]

Hovden, Demmer cruise to Christie Door Company Iron Man Challenge wins at Deer Creek

 September 5, 2020 - Spring Valley, MN For the first time since July 11, the Christie Door Company Iron Man Challenge built by Medieval Chassis returned to the dirt Saturday at the Deer Creek Speedway with Mitch Hovden and Scott Demmer dominating their respective main events. In the American Racer USRA Stock Car 20-lapper, Hovden roared from the sixth starting spot to grab the lead from polesitter Pat Graham and never looked back in capturing his 13 win of the 2020 season. The [...]

Doughty Scores Win At Labor Day Duel

Spring Valley, MN (September 5) By: Todd Narveson The Adams Graphix WISSOTA Street Stocks were one of the divisions that took part in the J&S-JCB Labor Day Duel at Deer Creek Speedway. Also on the card were the USMTS Modifieds along with USRA Stock Cars and B-Mods. Ten Street Stocks ran two eight lap heat races to start the portion of the program. Kylie Kath drove Zach Elward’s machine to a win in the first heat over Dustin Doughty and Kolton Brauer. [...]