Archive for December, 2012
For the past couple of years we have watched Jake “Fireball” Griffin move from field filler, then to race contender. Finally, last season he broke through and started his checkered flag collection. Griffin, who will race next season as a 14-year-old, should continue his development and move to championship contender in 2013 — in two […]
MACOMB, Ill. — Francis “Wild Man” Kelly, one of the pioneers of dirt-track racing at Quincy Raceways and the surrounding region, died Monday morning. He was 87. No other details are available at this time. Kelly was part of the second class of inductees in the track’s hall of fame in September 2012. He was […]
It’s that time again. The calendar is getting dangerously close to 2013, which means the annual Quincy Raceways banquet (Jan. 12), which means to mall show can’t be far behind (March 16-17), which means opening night is right around the corner (April 14). And that all adds up to the start of putting together the […]
Nothing like a Sunday night rollover at 8000 Broadway! Does anyone know whose car this was?