Category Archive: Merced News

Antioch: Hogge IV Two for Two in Dodge! Ryland Fights off Two of IMCA’s Best!

                      Bobby Hogge IV made it two wins in two times out for the only Dodge powered car in the field of late model stock cars at An tioch Speedway. Hogge IV got nosed out twice on restarts by Chico’s Richard Papenhausen, but quickly regained his …

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MERCED SPEEDWAY: DWARF INVASION; FREITAS LONGSHOT OVER PAUL STONE IN IMCA MODIFIEDS

By Mike Adaskaveg Merced Sun Star There will be a Dwarf Car invasion at Merced Speedway, and Gene “Punky” Pires of Los Banos will be leading the charge. Pires, like the majority of the tiny Dwarf Car drivers, has never raced at the quarter mile dirt track. With cars and drivers from as far away as …

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At Merced Speedway: Key To Success: Family First, Then Racing

By Mike Adaskaveg Merced Sun-Star Marc Key is back behind the wheel of a hobby stock at Merced Speedway, driving like he hasn’t missed a race in six years. Actually, he’s missed all the races in the last six years. He had to sell his car back then when he and his new bride, Stacie, …

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