Archive for December, 2008

Merry Christmas! The countdown returns Jan. 1!

December 25, 2008 5 Comments

Merry Christmas and Happy New Year to all of our readers! The Broadway Bullring Top 10 countdown will take the green flag again on Jan. 1.

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The Broadway Bullring Top 10: A little modification went a long way

December 21, 2008 2 Comments
The Broadway Bullring Top 10: A little modification went a long way

No. 5: When A + B = One (The most important events, individuals and decisions from the last 10 years at Quincy Raceways) Jared Schlipman drives in the combined modified class. I didn't think combining the "A" and "B" modified classes into one following the 2005 season was a good idea. I was wrong. The […]

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The Broadway Bullring Top 10: Oh, what a night! Oh, what a finish!

December 18, 2008 0 Comments
The Broadway Bullring Top 10: Oh, what a night! Oh, what a finish!

No. 6: Three classes decided by one point — or less (The most important events, individuals and decisions from the last 10 years at Quincy Raceways) Remember the Four Seasons' classic about, well you know … Oh, what a night Late December back in '63 What a very special time for me As I remember […]

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The Broadway Bullring Top 10: Stock cars? As a weekly class? Good call

December 15, 2008 6 Comments
The Broadway Bullring Top 10: Stock cars? As a weekly class? Good call

No. 7: Addition of IMCA stock car class (The most important events, individuals and decisions from the last 10 years at Quincy Raceways) Andrew Griffin drives an IMCA stock car. I remember the night like it was yesterday, a cold Friday evening in April 1999. Being a relative newcomer to the the area, I made […]

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The Broadway Bullring Top 10: The wait was worth it

December 9, 2008 4 Comments
The Broadway Bullring Top 10: The wait was worth it

No. 8: U.M.P. Summernationals come to 8000 Broadway Shannon Babb, left, and NASCAR Sprint Cup driver Clint Bowyer pose prior to the 2008 season. Babb now drives for Bowyer on the World of Outlaws circuit. For years we heard about the Summernationals. For years, we watched as tracks to the north, south, east and west […]

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The Broadway Bullring Top 10: The only track in the region with such a sophisticated system

December 6, 2008 2 Comments
The Broadway Bullring Top 10: The only track in the region with such a sophisticated system

No. 9: Electronic scoring limits delays The electronic scoring system that was installed at Quincy Raceways before the 2007 season has streamlined several important items at the track. Most important, it has reduced the amount of time spent lining up cars following a caution. Through the help of transponders on all of the cars (except […]

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The Broadway Bullring Top 10: No. 00 dropped bomb on series, then retired

December 2, 2008 2 Comments
The Broadway Bullring Top 10: No. 00 dropped bomb on series, then retired

Today we start a month-long look back at the individuals, events and decisions that have shaped Quincy Raceways over the past decade. Every few days this month, another step in the countdown will be added as we move closer to what we feel was the most significant item during the past 10 years at 8000 […]

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