Lonnie Wheatley, DODGE CITY, Kan. (April 3, 2019) – The 2019
racing season at Dodge City Raceway Park gets under way in
fashion with three big events atop 3/8-mile clay oval in
southwest Kansas over the course of April.
While the season gets under way this Saturday, April 6, ensuing
April events include the Seventh Annual Modified Stampede on
April 13 and then the third round of championship chase action
on April 27.
The high-speed month of racing action gets under way with the
Precise Racing Products DCRP Sprint Cars squaring off with the
United Rebel Sprint Series. The Sprint Car
clash headlines the opening night of championship chase action
that also includes IMCA Modifieds, IMCA Sport Modifieds, IMCA
Stock Cars and IMCA Hobby Stocks.
Liberal’s Steven Richardson kicks off his DCRP Sprint Car title
defense in Saturday’s season opener with other reigning track
champions including Rolla’s Nick Link (IMCA Modifieds),
Woodward, Oklahoma’s Jeff Kaup (IMCA Sport Modifieds), Bazine’s
Dusty Witthuhn (IMCA Stock Cars) and Bucklin’s Reagan Sellard
(IMCA Hobby Stocks).
Seven nights later, the IMCA Modifieds take center stage as
contenders from throughout the region converge upon Dodge City
for the Seventh Annual Modified Stampede. All
four other championship classes will be in action as well
including Sprint Cars, Sport Modifieds, Stock Cars and Hobby
Ponca City, OK, native Brendon Gemmill captured his second
Modified Stampede triumph last year with a dramatic late-race
move, joining Cole Traugott and David Murray as two-time winners
of the event.
The month of April is rounded out with the third round of
championship chase action for all five classes on Saturday,
April 27, when the picture for the 2019 title chases begins to
All three April events are set to get under way at 7:30 p.m.
Additional information regarding each event is available at the
track’s website at
In total, the 2019 season atop the 3/8-mile Dodge City Raceway
Park clay oval is slated for 18 nights of action along with
another eight Sunday cards atop the newly-constructed 1/7-mile
Little DCRP clay oval.
The complete slate of 2019 events at DCRP is available at
Dodge City Raceway Park is located on the south edge of Dodge
City, KS, on US 283, then 0.9 miles west on US 56, then 0.1
miles south. For more information, contact
the track at 620-225-3277 or check