EIGHT CHAMPIONSHIPS TO BE DECIDED AT THE 41st ANNUAL OKTOBERFEST RACE WEEKENDOktoberfest Race Weekend PR
WEST SALEM, WI (Friday, September 10, 2010) - Of the 20 divisions competing at the 41st Annual Oktoberfest Race Weekend, eight of them will decide their season championships. A majority of them have a very tight points battle.
La Crosse Fairgrounds Speedway, the host track, will have three of their weekly divisions contest for their championships on the opening night on Thursday, October 7th.
The La Crosse Kwik Trip NASCAR Late Models will, for the first time, contest their championship at Fest. Shawn Pfaff has a nine-point lead over defending champion J. Herbst. He also has a 24-point lead over Brent Kirchner. They will battle for the championship in a 50-lap feature event.
A 20-lap feature event will determine the championship for the North Country Contractors Grand National Sportsmen. It’s a two-car battle with Rick Schermerhorn holding a 15-point lead over Greg Scheck.
64 points separate the top-three in the United Auto Supply Thunderstox division. They will have a 15-lap feature event where Adam Moore, who has a 52-point lead over Jason Bolster, will hold on to win the championship. Josh Inglett is in third only 64 points back.
Three more championships will be decided on Saturday, October 9th as three touring series will use Oktoberfest to determine who will raise their respective championship trophies.
The Big-8 Series has three of their six event in the record books this season. Oktoberfest will be the last of a three week stretch leading up to their championship. They will compete at Madison International Speedway on Saturday, September 25th and Rockford Speedway as part of the 45th Annual National Short Track Championships on Saturday, October 2nd. After three events, Jeremy Miller holds a 63-point lead over Bobby Wilberg. They will compete in a 48-lap feature event at Fest.
The Mid-American Stock Car Series will be following almost the same schedule as the Big-8 Series but with four events remaining on their schedule. They will compete at Dells Raceway Park this Saturday night. Then after a weekend off they will hit their three week stretch with Madison on the 25th, Rockford on October 3rd and then to Fest. Currently, veteran driver Lyle Nowak has a six-point lead over Brian Back and a 21-point lead over Bill Prietzel in the standings. A 30-lap feature will determine their 2010 champion.
The ASA LATE MODEL SERIES will crown their champion with a 100-lap feature event on Saturday night. Three-time Oktoberfest Race Weekend Champion Eddie Hoffman currently holds a 147-point lead over Jesse Saunders. They will have one event at Berlin Raceway in Marne, MI prior to coming to Fest.
You want a close points battle for a championship? How about two on Sunday, October 10th. The American Speed Association Midwest Tour and the American Speed Association Midwest Truck Tour will bring the two closest points battle to Oktoberfest for each of their season finales.
Defending American Speed Association Midwest Tour Champion Steve Carlson is coming to Oktoberfest looking to repeat. But he only holds a two-point lead over Chris Wimmer in their standings. In his illustrious career, Carlson has won the Oktoberfest weekend’s main event once in 2000. Wimmer is looking to add his name into the same record books that his late uncle Larry Detjens (1976, 77) is in. Carlson has multiple wins at La Crosse where Wimmer recently picked a win at Marshfield Motor Speedway, a track that is close to the same characteristics to the home of Oktoberfest.
Then it will be brother vs. brother for the American Speed Association Midwest Truck Tour championship. Jerry Wood will be coming into Oktoberfest with just a one-point lead over his brother John Wood. The two have dominated the season as they both shared victory circle all year. In seven events, Jerry has three of the wins while John has four wins.
“We have some exciting championship battles coming to Oktoberfest this year,” Chuck Deery, Oktoberfest Race Weekend Promoter said. “The eight of the 20 divisions contesting for the championship showcases the unique variety that will be racing all four days. This will be a fun and exciting Fest.”
Also, Oktoberfest officials have clarified that the Hoosier F-40 and F-50 tires will be the tires for all of the Super Late Model events including the Dick Trickle “99” on Friday, October 8th.
The 2010 Oktoberfest Competition book, entry form and the American Speed Association Midwest Tour entry forms can all be found at the official Fest website www.oktoberfestraceweekend.com under the “Competitors” heading.
You can also visit the Oktoberfest website for the latest news, schedule, lodging information, history and much more.
Make your plans now to be a part of the 41st Annual event.
Oktoberfest is “Racing’s Family Reunion!”
Travis Sauter Wins The Oktoberfest 100
Riddle Flies To Big 8 Series Win At Oktoberfest
Skylar Holzhausen Becomes The Sixth Different Winner Of The Dick Trickle 99 At Oktoberfest
Carlson And Tifft Take Feature Wins While Korish Wins Championship On The Opening Night Of Oktoberfest
Five Star Race Car Bodies to Present Several Awards During Oktoberfest
OKTOBERFEST RACE WEEKEND IS ABOUT FUN FOR EVERYONE
OKTOBERFEST RACE WEEKEND’S CAMPER VILLAGE CREATES THE FAMOUS ATMOSPHERE FOR THIS GREAT EVENT
CHAMPIONS REUNION A PART OF OKTOBERFEST RACING WEEKEND
Oktoberfest Opening Night to Crown 2012 La Crosse Speedway Champions and The Futures in Super Late Model Action
Casey Johnson Leads Long List of Contenders for Fest JMcK 63
Oktoberfest's Dick Trickle 99 Brings Out the Best in the Midwest
43rd OKTOBERFEST RACE WEEKEND TO FEATURE 18 DIVISIONS
Sixty Seven Weekly Late Models Eligible for FEST JMcK 63
JMcK 63 List Grows to 58 Weekly Racers
Thirty Six Punch Ticket for JMcK 63 at Fest
TRAVIS SAUTER NAMED 2011 OKTOBERFEST CHAMPION
Johnny Sauter Engraves His Name Into the Oktoberfest Record Books
Skylar Holzhausen Takes the Big 8 Series Win at Oktoberfest
Knoblock Makes History in Dick Trickle 99 at Oktoberfest
Carlson and Reffner Take Opening Night Wins at Oktoberfest
JOHNNY SAUTER EN ROUTE TO OKTOBERFEST; 110 CARS PRACTICE ON WEDNESDAY NIGHT
DICK TRICKLE 99 TO HIGHLIGHT THE FRIDAY ACTION AT OKTOBERFEST
JMcK 63 Big 8 Late Model Invitational
42nd ANNUAL LIVEWIRE ENERGY OKTOBERFEST RACE WEEKEND TO CROWN EIGHT CHAMPIONS
42nd ANNUAL OKTOBERFEST RACE WEEKEND FEATURES RACERS' ROW TRADE SHOW
42nd ANNUAL OKTOBERFEST RACE WEEKEND IS FOUR DAYS OF RACING EXCITEMENT WITH A GREAT VARIETY FOR COMPETITORS AND FANS
Fest JMcK 63 Eligibility List Balloons to Eighty
OUTLAWZ AND 4-CYLINDER OUTLAWZ TO PROVIDE THRILLING ACTION AT OKTOBERFEST
THE FUTURES SUPER LATE MODEL EVENT TO OPEN THE 42nd ANNUAL OKTOBERFEST RACE WEEKEND
42ND ANNUAL OKTOBERFEST TO BE PRESENTED BY LIVEWIRE ENERGY
FEST FAN PHOTOS WANTED!
Seventeen More Get Ticket Punched for Fest JMcK 63
Over 50 on JMcK 63 List for Fest
Twenty Seven Already Eligible for JMcK 63 at Fest
Fredrickson Takes His Third Oktoberfest Title in Four Years
JONES, RUBECK AND BAUKNECHT TAKE HOME OKTOBERFEST SATURDAY NIGHT WINS
Fredrickson Wins the Fourth Dick Trickle “99” on Second Night of Oktoberfest racing
Pfaff Grabs Championship by One Point Over Herbst; Panitzke Wins Futures on Opening Day of Oktoberfest
PROJECT G.R.E.E.N. TO MAKE IT’S RACING DEBUT AT OKTOBERFEST
CAMPERS ARRIVE FOR THE 41st ANNUAL OKTOBERFEST RACE WEEKEND
DICK TRICKLE TO RETURN TO OKTOBERFEST; RACING TRADE SHOW NEW THIS YEAR
First Round of JMcK 63 Bonuses Announced for Fest
40 YEARS OF OKTOBERFEST, 26 DIFFERENT CHAMPIONS
81 Drivers Eligible for JMcK 63 at LaCrosse Oktoberfest
EIGHT CHAMPIONSHIPS TO BE DECIDED AT THE 41st ANNUAL OKTOBERFEST RACE WEEKEND
JMCK 63 PART OF THE 20 DIFFERENT DIVISIONS COMPETING AT OKTOBERFEST
MAKE YOUR HOTEL & CAMPING PLANS NOW FOR THE 41ST OKTOBERFEST RACE WEEKEND
41st ANNUAL OKTOBERFEST RACE WEEKEND IS LESS THAN TWO MONTHS AWAY
Travis Sauter Wins 40th Annual Oktoberfest Championship
TRAVIS SAUTER ENGRAVES THE FAMILY NAME INTO THE OKTOBERFEST HISTORY BOOKS
Neisius Takes Care of Business by Winning ‘Fest, Championship
Weinkauf Wins Big on Day Two of Oktoberfest Racing
Champions Heat Up First Night of Oktoberfest Races
OKTOBERFEST NOTES…LESS THAN 24 HOURS UNTIL THE 40TH EVENT STARTS
JOHNNY SAUTER IS PUMPED UP ABOUT RETURNING TO OKTOBERFEST
OKTOBERFEST RACE WEEKEND CAMPER VILLAGE OPENS TODAY!!!
FREDRICKSON HOPES TO JOIN JOE SHEAR AS A THREE-TIME CONSECTUTIVE WINNER OF OKTOBERFEST
THREE DIFFERENT PATHS TO A CHAMPIONSHIP SHOWDOWN AT OKTOBERFEST
OKTOBERFEST “THE FUTURES” & “DICK TRICKLE 99” SUPER LATE MODEL EVENTS TO RUN ON HOOSIER 3035 & 3045 TIRES
SEVEN CHAMPIONSHIPS TO BE DECIDED AT THE 40TH ANNUAL OKTOBERFEST RACE WEEKEND
THE HISTORY OF THE OKTOBERFEST RACE WEEKEND CHAMPION
40th Annual Oktoberfest Race Weekend Competitors Guide/Rule Book/Entry Blank Now Available Online
FOUR EXCITING DAYS COMING UP FOR THE 40TH ANNUAL OKTOBERFEST RACE WEEKEND
CHAMPIONS REUNION SET FOR SUNDAY DURING OKTOBERFEST RACING WEEKEND
OKTOBERFEST RACE WEEKEND TO CELEBRATE ITS 40TH ANNIVERSARY IN 2009
Mother Nature Couldn’t Stop the Final Day of Oktoberfest Racing
FREDRICKSON WINS THE RACE AND THE CHAMPIONSHIP AT OKTOBERFEST
Carlson Wins the Battle, Hoffman Wins the Championship, Moffitt is “Rookie of the Year”
Swan Goes Out in Style at Oktoberfest
ROSS KENSETH WINS BRP BIG 8 SERIES FEATURE AT OKTOBERFEST
ASA Late Model Series North Division Oktoberfest 100
WEINKAUF AND KREYER TAKE QUALIFYING FEATURE WINS AT OKTOBERFEST
HASELEU CAPTURES THE SECOND ANNUAL DICK TRICKLE “99” AT OKTOBERFEST
Paine Wins Inaugural Futures Race on Opening Night of Oktoberfest
SAUNDERS HOPES TO TAKE THE ASALMS NORTH CHAMPIONSHIP FROM HOFFMAN AT OKTOBERFEST
HOFFMAN LOOKING FORWARD TO ANOTHER OKTOBERFEST RACE WEEKEND
OKTOBERFEST RACE WEEKEND IS AN ALL-STAR WEEKEND
WHO WILL TAKE THE “ULTIMATE CHALLENGE” THIS WEEKEND AT FEST
"FUTURES" AND "STUBBY 49 ½" ARE TWO NEW EVENTS AT THIS YEAR'S OKTOBERFEST RACE WEEKEND
VINTAGE CARS TO BRING NOSTALGIA AT THE 2008 OKTOBERFEST RACE WEEKEND
2008 SUNDAY UPDATES FROM 'FEST
2008 SATURDAY UPDATES FROM 'FEST
2008 FRIDAY UPDATES FROM 'FEST
2008 THURSDAY LIVE UPDATES FROM FEST
NEW PROGRESSIVE FORMAT TO CHALLENGE THE ASAMT AT FEST
SEVEN CHAMPIONSHIPS TO BE DECIDED AT OKTOBERFEST
“FUTURES” RACE ADDED TO 2008 OKTOBERFEST RACE WEEKEND
TRICKLE TO MAKE HIS ONLY WISCONSIN APPEARANCE AT FEST
Carlson Scores Another Win at La Crosse Speedway
Fredrickson Claims First Oktoberfest Win
Night Three of Oktoberfest Racing Fills the Stands
ASA Midwest Tour Preliminaries Underway at Oktoberfest
Humfeld, Jankowski Win Sportsmen Features at LaCrosse
Holzhausen Claims First Ever "Dick Trickle 99" at Fest!
Burgess Takes "Fest" Win, Miller Grabs Championship!
Bolster Jr. Wins Final Sportsmen Feature of the Season, Gilster Named Champion
Fest is "Wild" For Lepak!
Carlson Hopes to Change His Luck at Fest!
Charlie Menard... Mr. Oktoberfest!
Hoffman Hopes to Return to Victory Lane at Fest!