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Recap: Week Four- Nickell and McGrath Grab First Wins of Season

Race week #4 of the season was 100.7 The Fox Free night, which meant a full crowd. This year the event was layered on top of the "Racing for A Cause" Legend Series, which honors fallen police officers. During intermission, fans viewed a special on-track demo, and children were treated

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Weekly Racing #4: Friday, June 8th, 2018

The fourth weekend of weekly racing will take place on Friday, June 8th with FOX 100.7 FREE night, along with the Racing for a Cause Legend Series. Pick up your tickets at a local Dupaco Comm. Credit Union to get free entry into Friday night's racing. Don't forget to wear blue

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Recap: Week 3- Miller Wins Big 8 Thriller

The Big 8 Late Model Series came to Hawkeye Downs on Friday night for the fourth annual McGrath Auto "Clash at the Downs". Twenty-one late models showed for what was a caution free 48-lap feature race. Multi-time series champion, Jeremy Miller, came through the field to run away with the

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Bandit Big Rig Series: Saturday, June 9th

The Bandit Big Rig Series returns to Hawkeye Downs for the second year after being a fan favorite in 2017. The semi-trucks return on Saturday, June 9th. Bandit Big Rig Series More information will be available as the date gets closer, such as details

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Recap: Anyone’s Game After Week Two

The second week of Hawkeye Downs racing once again showed great racing with more than 50 cars participating in weekly racing. Not only has the racing been strong on the track, but each of the six series are separated by just three points or less early on in the season.   In

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Big 8 Series “Clash”: June 1st, 2018

The Big 8 Late Model Series returns once again for the fourth consecutive year for the "Clash at the Downs IV". The best late model drivers in the Midwest compete for the win in the second race of the eight race championship. Gates open at 5 pm, an hour earlier than

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Weekly Racing #2: May 25th, 2018

The second weekend of weekly racing will take place on Friday, May 25th. After a successful first week of racing, both drivers and fans are looking to see who can keep up momentum the next several weeks.   On Tap:

  • McGrath Family of Dealerships HORNETS
  • Anderson Automotive: HOBBY STOCKS
  • Bulltown Legends of Iowa: LEGEND

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Recap: 2018 Kicked Off Strong

Although fans had to wait an extra couple weeks for the first race of 2018, it was worth the wait as they saw competitive racing across all five weekly series, plus the AIRS Vintage Series which made their first of several appearances this year.   [caption id="attachment_3467" align="alignright" width="300"]

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