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Freddy Carpenter Triumphs in Sunoco Race Fuels “Butterball” Memorial

Richmond Raceway would present the 30th Annual Sunoco Race Fuels Paul “Butterball” Wooldridge Memorial event on Saturday evening, sanctioned by the Schaeffer’s Oil Iron-Man Championship Late Model Series, and Freddy Carpenter of Parkersburg, WV would pick up his first win in the track’s marque event and score the $10,059 to win top prize. Continue reading Freddy Carpenter Triumphs in Sunoco Race Fuels “Butterball” Memorial

USACares Sponsors Military Discount for “Butterball” Memorial at Richmond Raceway

Richmond Raceway track co-promoters Larry, Chad, and Sarah Yantz are pleased to announce a discount to all active and retired military for the upcoming 30th Annual Sunoco Race Fuels “Butterball” Wooldridge Memorial on Saturday July 22.

The USACares organization will sponsor a $10 discount on a general admission ticket or pit pass for the “Butterball” Memorial this Continue reading USACares Sponsors Military Discount for “Butterball” Memorial at Richmond Raceway

James Crowe Claims KDRA Super Stock Summer Sizzler at Richmond Raceway

Richmond Raceway would present the Summer Sizzler for the track’s AR Bodies KDRA Super Stock division and James Crowe of Lost Creek, KY would claim the victory and the $1,500 top prize. Other feature event winners included Derek Fisher of Olympia, KY in Sonic Late Models, Blake Brown of Corbin, KY in Eagle Financial Services Open Wheel Modifieds, and Jeremie Bretz of Maysville, KY in Baker Iron and Metal Stock Four Cylinders. Continue reading James Crowe Claims KDRA Super Stock Summer Sizzler at Richmond Raceway

Sunoco Race Fuels Paul “Butterball” Wooldridge Memorial at Richmond Raceway

Richmond Raceway co-promoters Larry, Chad, and Sarah Yantz are pleased to announce details for the track’s marque event as they are set to present the 30th Annual Sunoco Race Fuels Paul “Butterball” Wooldridge Memorial event at the 3/10-mile red clay oval known as “The Beast of the East” on Saturday July 22. Continue reading Sunoco Race Fuels Paul “Butterball” Wooldridge Memorial at Richmond Raceway

Summer Shootout KDRA Super Stocks at Richmond Raceway

Richmond Raceway track promoters Larry, Chad, and Sarah Yantz will present the Summer Sizzler event at the 3/10-mile semi-banked clay oval known as “The Beast of the East” on Saturday July 15 for the AR Bodies KDRA Super Stocks, paying $1,500 to win, along with all other weekly racing divisions in competition as well in a full racing program. Continue reading Summer Shootout KDRA Super Stocks at Richmond Raceway

Blake Brown Bags Modified Mayhem

Richmond Raceway would present its annual Modified Mayhem event on Saturday evening for the Eagle Financial Services Open Wheel Modifieds and Blake Brown of Corbin, KY would take the win and a $1,500 payday. Other feature event winners included John Whitney of Clarksdale, OH in Sonic Late Models, Eddie Stewart of Manchester, KY in AR Bodies KDRA Super Stocks, Tyler Hayes of Pine Ridge, KY in Baker Iron and Metal Stock Four Cylinders, and Blake Brown of Corbin, KY in Mini-Cup/Cyclones. Continue reading Blake Brown Bags Modified Mayhem

Lap Sponsorships Available for 30th Annual Sunoco Race Fuels “Butterball” Memorial

Richmond Raceway track promoters Larry, Chad, and Sarah Yantz are excited to announce a Lap Sponsorship Program for the 30th Annual Sunoco Race Fuels Paul “Butterball” Wooldridge Memorial event on Saturday July 22. The event at the 3/10-mile semi-banked red clay oval better known as “The Beast of the East” will pay $10,059 to win the 59 lap event for Super Late Models that will be sanctioned by the Schaeffer’s Iron-Man Championship Late Model Series. Continue reading Lap Sponsorships Available for 30th Annual Sunoco Race Fuels “Butterball” Memorial

Saturday Night Showdown Rained Out

Richmond Raceway was set to present its 3rd Annual Saturday Night Showdown on Saturday evening, but weather fortunes would not be in the track’s favor as an extremely heavy cloudburst of rain would hit the track a little after 4:00 p.m. on Saturday afternoon and would see the evening’s racing events rained out.

The next event at Richmond Raceway will now take place on Saturday July 8 and will be the track’s Modified Mayhem event, Continue reading Saturday Night Showdown Rained Out