Racing veteran Lynn Hardy, a multiple-time Rocky Mountain Raceways oval champion, added an extra piece of hardware to his collection by winning RMR’s 2016 Shoq Wave Late Model title.
Hardy earned the distinction after finishing second at the RMR Oval Championships, Night 2 event, held Oct. 8 on the America First Credit Union Super Oval. By virtue of his efforts in that race, he finished atop the Shoq Wave Late Model point standings for the 2016 season.
Hardy went into the final race of the season with a slight lead over Jimmy Waters. After finishing as the top qualifier ...
Mark Ith Jr.'s No. 84 Maverik Modified does a burnout to celebrate Ith Jr.'s third consecutive championship (photo by Chris Dake).
Racer Mark Ith Jr. captured his third straight Maverik Modified championship Saturday on the America First Credit Union Super Oval at Rocky Mountain Raceways.
Ith Jr., who previously won titles in 2014 and 2015, earned another after finishing fourth in the 2016 RMR Oval Championships, Night 1. He had a 35 point lead over Lynn Hardy going into Saturday’s races. With a lead like that, all Ith Jr. didn’t need to get too aggressive. And that’s what he did, finishing as ...
As summer downshifts into fall here at Rocky Mountain Raceways, we are excited to wrap up our 20th anniversary season with the RMR Oval Championships, a two-night event that will put a fine point on the 2016 point standings.
This year’s event will take place over consecutive Saturdays on the America First Credit Union Super Oval; Night 1 Oct. 1, and Nigh 2 on Oct. 8. Saturday’s event, presented by Promotional Products Unlimited, will feature six racing classes: Maverik Modifieds, K1 Speed Super Stocks, Mini Cups, Pro 4 Bangers, Jr. Stingers and Brandon Park Roofing Trains.
Night 2 will feature five classes: ...
2016 Awards Banquet Dates
Mini MX Summer Series - Thursday November 3
Motocross - Friday November 18
Drag Strip - Friday December 2
Oval Track - Saturday January 21
Quarter Midgets - TBD (will update soon)
*All Banquets will be held in the RMR Convention Center.
Times are TBD and will be posted on the Website Schedule as soon as possible.
Invitations will be mailed as the events get closer.
RIVERTON – On Thursday, Rocky Mountain Raceways had the pleasure of tagging along with the folks from the Salt Lake Parade of Homes, Tailor Built Homes and the Make-A-Wish Foundation as young racing fan Travis Carpenter got to see a bedroom filled with lots of sweet racing stuff donated just for him.
Travis, who recently turned 9, suffers from neurofibromatosis type 1, or simply NF1, a rare genetic disorder. Travis has been dealing with NF1 for most of his life, but with the help of his family -- parents Kelly and Scott and big brothers Nolan and Barrett -- he puts ...