Lil’ Racer Car Club Driver Trick or Treat Night


 (CEDAR RAPIDS, IA)—This Friday night is the final regular season race of the 2015 Hy-Vee Racing Series as Barron Motor Supply presents Season Championships. Champions will be crowned in all five divisions Friday night.

Barron Motor Supply Hobby Stocks, Dublin City Pub INEX Legends, Mountain Dew Sportsmen, and Miller Time Hornets will battle on the quarter-mile while Carpetland USA Late Models presented by Performance Concepts Late Models race on the half-mile.  

            The Hawkeye Downs Lil’ Racer Car Club is in action Friday night as well. The club and Hawkeye Downs Speedway are teaming up with drivers to offer “Driver Trick or Treat Night!”  Drivers will bring their cars onto the track and hand out treats and sign autographs for the kids.

            Each division will have out-of-car introductions prior to their features and the point leader in each division will roll a dice to determine the invert for the feature.


The Dublin City Pub Legends division has the closest point battle as Kevin Korsmo continues to lead with a pair of feature wins. He has a ten point lead over Brody Willett. Five different drivers have earned winners’ hardware in the division this season.

Brian Gibson continues to hold the top spot in Carpetland USA Late Models presented by Performance Concepts and he has clinched the season point title heading into Friday night.

Dallas Chandler has widened his lead to fifteen points over Kurt Bohnsack in Miller Time Hornets. Chandler has tasted victory five times this season while Bohnsack has three wins.

Dave McCalla continues to lead the way in Mountain Dew Sportsmen with six wins carrying a healthy point lead over Jim Hanson who has two wins.

Finally, in Barron Motor Supply Hobby Stocks, Nathan Ballard continues to dominate after winning his tenth feature last week. Ballard has won all but one feature this season. Jason Sherman currently holds the second spot on the chart.

            Hawkeye Downs and Hy-Vee have again teamed up to offer a new and improved concessions menu this season along with the return of Pepsi Products for 2015. Don’t forget Happy Hour at the Downs featuring 2-for-1 Tallboys from 6-7pm.

The Front Gate and Concessions open at 6pm. Pre-Race Ceremonies will begin at 7:25pm with the first race at 7:30pm.

Hawkeye Downs continues to hold the line on admission prices.  Adult admission is STILL just $10, Senior Citizens (62+) are $7, Students over 12 are just $5, and Children 12 and Under are absolutely FREE! 

The full schedule for the 2015 season is available on the Hawkeye Downs Website ( or (http//

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