DJ LINDNER NAMED MANAGER

The Onawa Racing and Events Complex (Iowa) board of directors announced today, Darrell J (DJ) Lindner as Manager of the facility effective immediately. Lindner, who is no stranger to Midwest drag racing operations, is ready for the challenge. “I am very excited to be a part of such a unique opportunity and see a lot of potential for growth from a solid base” said Lindner. Married to wife Michele with five children from ages 10 to 17, DJ has been in racing since 1994 including having the pleasure of managing…

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UPDATE ON THE FALL BRACKET CLASSIC EVENT

UPDATE ON THE FALL BRACKET CLASSIC EVENT, SATURDAY & SUNDAY, SEPT 29 & 30 The Fall Bracket Classic event is this Saturday and Sunday, September 29 & 30. The event was originally to include the Best in the Midwest Challenge class. However, the organizers of that class have decided to postpone the “Challenge” to sometime next spring. The postponement of the challenge class will not change or affect any of the other bracket classes scheduled with the event. We hope to see everyone this weekend for some outstanding bracket race…

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FALL BRACKET CLASSIC THIS WEEKEND

FALL BRACKET CLASSIC THIS WEEKEND SAT & SUN, SEPTEMBER 29 & 30 Interim Manager Named With Racing into October The 2018 schedule of events will continue into October at the Onawa Racing and Events Complex. This Saturday and Sunday, September 29 & 30 is the Fall Bracket Classic Special. Enhanced payout is both Top and Modified Eliminators plus Sportsman, Trophy and Junior Dragster classes will be contested. In addition “THE BEST IN THE MIDWEST TEAM CHALLENGE” will take place. Details on the Fall Classic Bracket Special are included below. DJ…

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Grand Opening = A Success!

Thunder on the Prairie, the official grand opening event was a massive success with a standing room only crowd and nearly 150 race cars packing the pit area on Saturday, August 4th. The event included a full complement of IHRA sportsman classes along with special features. The fastest class on hand was the Quick Performance Midwest Pro Outlaw with a unique variety of entries including nitro fuel altereds, pro-mods and dragsters that race off of a 4.00 eighth-mile index. Jarod Micetich took the win in his dragster with a 3.98…

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