Category Archive: Merced Speedway

Merced Speedway: Rose Ready for IMCA Mods This Saturday

By Mike Adaskaveg Merced Sun-Star When Karl Rose wheeled his way to victory in the International Motor Contest Association (IMCA) Modified Stock Car feature during the Merced County Fair, it was his father’s sacrifices that first came to mind when he saw the checkered flag. “Winning the Merced County Fair race helped us a lot – …

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MERCED Speedway: Fair Races – IMCA Mods, SportMods Wednesday (6/10) and Dwarf Cars, Mini-StocksThursday (6/11)

By Mike Adaskaveg Merced Sun-Star Big cars and little cars will see action on Merced Speedway’s quarter mile clay track during the Merced County Fair on Wednesday and Thursday night. On Wednesday at 7 p.m., the Speedway will have a full program of qualifying heats and feature events for its two premier divisions –the International Motor …

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Merced Speedway: Back from Break with Big Show on Saturday May 30! Nick Tucker: From Wrench to Driver

By Mike Adaskaveg Merced Sun Star When Nick Tucker of Hilmar was just a toddler, his dad Gary immersed him into the world of stock car racing. Always a helper, he made the transition to driver last year and now competes in the International Motor Contest Association (IMCA) SportMod division at Merced Speedway. “I was a …

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