MAJESKI SCORES CONVINCING WIN IN SLINGER NATIONALS

By Dan Margetta Slinger, Wis., July 8— Redeeming himself from a last lap loss a year ago, Ty Majeski overcame power steering issues to capture a convincing victory in the SuperSeal Slinger Nationals presented by Miller Lite on a sweltering Wednesday evening at the Slinger Super Speedway. The prestigious event was postponed a day later after a strong rain deluge …

NOTTESTAD TAKES BIG 8 LATE MODEL SERIES PRELUDE TO THE NATIONALS AT SLINGER

By Dan Margetta Slinger, Wis., July 5—Jacob Nottestad survived a tough 88-lap Big 8 Late Model Series Prelude to the Nationals feature and drove to the victory over Ryan Gutknecht and Nick Egan Sunday night at the Slinger Super Speedway. “The car really came to life after the halfway mark,” Nottestad stated from victory lane, “We were loose the first …

APEL WINS AGAIN AFTER LEADERS LEADERS TANGLE AT SLINGER

By Dan Margetta Slinger, Wis., June 28—Steve Apel took the lead just before halfway in the 77-lap super late model feature Sunday night at the Slinger Super Speedway when leaders Alex Prunty and Brad Keith tangled in turn four and drove to his third victory in four weeks. “These guys work super hard all week long and to be able …

APEL TOPS THE PMF 75 FOR HIS SECOND WIN IN THREE WEEKS AT SLINGER

By Dan Margetta Slinger, Wis., June 21—For the second time in three weeks, Steve Apel worked his way to the front of the super late model feature field and drove away with the victory as he topped the PMF 75-lap main event Sunday night at the Slinger Super Speedway. “I’ll tell you what, that was fun racing with Rich (Loch) …

Slinger Story and Results May 31

Slinger, Wis., May 31—Defending track champion Steve Apel drove to a convincing victory in the Alan Kulwicki Memorial Sunday on Keith’s Marina Race Against Cancer night at the Slinger Super Speedway. The win was Apel’s first in the prestigious super late model race. “It’s been a long time coming.” Apel stated reflecting on the important victory, “It’s been a tough …

ALEX PRUNTY TOPS SLINGER SPEEDWAY 2020 SEASON OPENER!

By Dan Margetta Slinger, Wis., May 24—Slinger Speedway kicked off its 2020 season Sunday night with the E.H. Wolf and Sons Memorial Day Weekend Special as Alex Prunty bested Dennis Prunty and Mike Held to win the 100-lap super late model headliner. “The car just got better and better as the race went on, “Alex Prunty stated from victory lane …

STERN WINS THE LATE MODEL FEATURE WHILE NOTTESTAD IS THE CHAMPION AT SLINGER!

By Dan Margetta Slinger, Wis., Sept. 8— The top two drivers in the late model division at the Slinger Super Speedway shined Sunday afternoon as Jack Stern won the 50-lap feature while Jacob Nottstad was crowned the 2019 Late Model Track Champion in his rookie season. Stern held off Jakob Hassler to capture the victory in the main event while …

PRUNTY BESTS MUELLER TO WIN RACE FOR AUTISM AWARENESS 75 AT SLINGER!

By Dan Margetta Slinger, Wis., Aug 25—The box score shows Alex Prunty nearly led every lap of the Race for Autism Awareness 75-lap super late model feature Sunday night at the Slinger Super Speedway but the victory was anything but easy as he had to fend off numerous challenges from Brad Mueller before taking the checkered flag. “The track was …

NOTTESTAD CONTINUES TO ROLL-CAPTURES 6TH FEATURE WIN AT SLINGER!

By Dan Margetta Slinger, Wis., Aug 18—Jacob Nottestad racked up his sixth late model feature victory of the season in the 40-lap main event Sunday night at the Slinger Super Speedway as he was in the right place at the right time when the top two drivers tangled with ten laps to go. “The car got a little bit tight …

FOR THE FIRST TIME IN A LONG TIME LOCH FINDS VICTORY LANE IN A THRILLER AT SLINGER!

By Dan Margetta Slinger, Wis., Aug 11— For the past several years, anything that could happen seemed to happen to Rich Loch and his Loch Motorsports team, yet through personal loss, injuries, accidents, and heart-breaking mechanical failures, they continued to race week in and week out without a word of complaining. That perseverance finally paid off Sunday night at the …

APEL OUTDUELS MUELLER OBERMEYER’S 41 AUTO BODY 75 AT SLINGER !

By Dan Margetta Slinger, Wis., Aug 4— Steve Apel and Brad Mueller staged a superb battle for the lead throughout the Obermeyer’s 41 Auto Body 75-lap super late model feature Sunday night at the Slinger Super Speedway before Apel was able to edge ahead to his fourth main event victory of the season. “I’ll tell you what, we need to …

NO TIME TO WASTE AS ALEX PRUNTY WINS TRIBUTE NIGHT 75 AT SLINGER!

By Dan Margetta Slinger, Wis., July 28—Alex Prunty wasted no time on his trek to victory in the South Eastern Wisconsin Short Track Hall of Fame Tribute 75 Sunday night at the Slinger Super Speedway as he captured his third super late model feature win of the season. Seemingly mired in third place behind Brad Mueller and Chris Blawat in …

APEL IS A SURPRISE WINNER IN ‘BACK IN THE DAY’ 75 AT SLINGER!

By Dan Margetta Slinger, Wis., July 21— Steve Apel propelled himself from third place to the victory when leaders Alex Prunty and Brad Mueller tangled on a green-white-checkered final restart in the “Back in the Day” 75-lap super late model feature presented by the Washington County Fair Sunday night at the Slinger Super Speedway. “We caught the top two late …

KENSETH OUTDUELS MAJESKI TO WIN SUPERSEAL SLINGER NATIONALS!

By Dan Margetta Slinger, Wis., July 9— Two of the most prolific Wisconsin drivers settled the biggest short track race in the state Tuesday night at the Slinger Super Speedway as veteran Matt Kenseth outdueled up-and-comer Ty Majeski in a last lap shootout to win his record-extending eighth SuperSeal Slinger Nationals crown. A late race caution on lap 173 allowed …

JEFF HOLTZ WINS THE PRELUDE TO THE NATIONALS!

By Dan Margetta Slinger, Wis., July 7—Jeff Holtz made his first appearance of the season in a late model at the Slinger Super Speedway Sunday night and drove to victory in the 50-lap Prelude to the Nationals main event. The event got off to a rough start when on the very first lap, a tightly bunched field resulted in the …

Slinger Story & Results June 23

Slinger, Wis., June 23—Alex Prunty battled back from early setbacks to claim the inaugural Carl Wegner Memorial 75-lap Uptown super late model feature sponsored by Parker Store Sunday night at the Slinger Super Speedway. Prunty, who found himself at the tail of the field following an early caution flag on lap four, sliced his way toward the front to be …

BRAD KEITH TOPS SLINGER FATHER’S DAY 75!

By Dan Margetta Slinger, Wis., June 16—Brad Keith found himself at the right place at the right time when dominating leader Brad Mueller experienced problems and he drove to his first super late model feature victory of the season in the PMF Landscape Supple Father’s Day 75 Sunday night at the Slinger Super Speedway. Mueller charged to the lead at …

APEL FINDS FIRST VICTORY ABOARD UNFAMILIAR CAR AT SLINGER!

By Dan Margetta Slinger, Wis., June 9— After experiencing mechanical problems with his own car last week, Steve Apel hopped aboard the #12 machine normally piloted by Brad Kassow, and drove to his first victory of the season in the Race Against Cancer 75-lap super late model feature Sunday night at the Slinger Super Speedway. “After last week, we weren’t …

BRAD MUELLER CAPTURES E.H. WOLF MEMORIAL DAY WEEKEND SPECIAL 100 AT SLINGER!

By Dan Margetta Slinger, Wis., May 26—Fast qualifier Brad Mueller turned back several strong challenges to win the 100-lap E.H. Wolf Memorial Day Weekend super l ate model feature Sunday night at the Slinger Super Speedway. “I’m telling you, that there is a great race car,” Mueller proclaimed from victory lane after leading 65 of the 100 laps of the …

DENNIS PRUNTY WINS THE RACE WHILE ALEX PRUNTY CLAIMS THE TRIPLE CHALLENGE

By Dan Margetta Slinger, Wis., Aug 19- Dennis Prunty drove to victory in the 60-lap super late model feature Sunday night at the Slinger Super Speedway in the third and final round of the Triple Challenge while Alex Prunty was the overall Triple Challenge winner. “The car was really weird tonight as we tried something new and man, it was …

BRAD MUELLER DOMINANT IN SECOND WIN OF THE SEASON

By Dan Margetta Slinger, Wis., Aug 12- Brad Mueller captured his second super late model feature victory of the season in dominating fashion Sunday night at the Slinger Super Speedway as he led all but three laps of the 60-lap event. “It was a great car,” Mueller told the crowd afterward, “The crew and I worked on it this week …

THE YEARS GO BY AND CONRAD MORGAN JUST KEEPS WINNING

By Dan Margetta Slinger, Wis., Aug 5— “This afternoon I said there are only five races to go and if I don’t win…I’m done,” Hall of Fame driver Conrad Morgan reflected Sunday night at the Slinger Super Speedway. Then after a long dramatic pause, the 70 year old boldly stated, “Well…I’m not done, “as he addressed a highly partisan crowd …

ALEX PRUNTY EDGES DENNIS PRUNTY IN A CLOSE ONE AT SLINGER

By Dan Margetta Slinger, Wis., July 29— Alex Prunty edged Dennis Prunty in a close finish to win the 60-lap super late model feature Sunday night at the Slinger Super Speedway. “It’s just so much fun battling with Dennis and we got really loose there toward the end and I didn’t know if we were going to be able to …

CHWALA DEFENDS KING OF THE HIGHBANKS CROWN

By Dan Margetta Slinger, Wis., July 15— 2017 Slinger Speedway King of the Highbanks victor Kyle Chwala successfully defended his crown Sunday night as he drove to victory in the 50-lap late model feature event. “We felt kind of bad losing on Tuesday night (during the Slinger Nationals) so we kind of went to work this week, “Chwala told the …

MAJESKI DOMINATES IN FIRST SLINGER NATIONALS VICTORY

By Dan Margetta Slinger, Wis., July 10— Over the last few years, a victory in the Slinger Nationals had seemed to slip away from Ty Majeski as despite having a strong race car, uncontrollable circumstances always crept up to keep him from hoisting the elusive trophy. Majeski exorcised those demons in a big way Tuesday night at the Slinger Super …

ZACK RIDDLE TOPS PRELUDE TO THE NATIONALS AT SLINGER!

By Dan Margetta Slinger, Wis., July 8— Zack Riddle took the lead just past the halfway point and held off Shaun Scheel to win the 50-lap late model Prelude to the Nationals main event Sunday night at the Slinger Super Speedway. “Tonight we were able to hit it,” Riddle said from victory lane, “I had a good car and wasn’t …