Lonnie Wheatley, DODGE CITY, Kan. (August 19, 2019) – Mayhem and
a potential big cash giveaway to a lucky fan along with numerous
other giveaways are on tap for Saturday night as racing action
kicks back into high gear atop the 3/8-mile Dodge City Raceway
Park clay oval in southwest Kansas.
Saturday’s card is headlined by the popular Sixth Annual Sport
Modified Mayhem event with the IMCA Sport Modifieds battling it
out for a $1,000 winner’s share. The card is
rounded out by a full slate of championship chase action
including Precise Racing Products DCRP Sprint Cars, IMCA
Modifieds, IMCA Stock Cars and IMCA Hobby Stocks.
Racing action will get under way at 7:30 p.m.
Along with the tremendous racing action, a lucky fan could
pocket as much as $1,500 during the evening.
Someone’s ticket will be drawn for the opportunity to roll three
dice. Each roll will be worth $500 with three
successful rolls netting $1,500.
Woodward, Oklahoma’s Mike Roach reigns as the defending champion
of Sport Modified Mayhem after beating Brandon Kenney and 2017
winner Dustin Daniels to the line to become the first two-time
winner of the event after topping his first edition in 2015.
Along with Roach and Daniels, other past Sport Modified Mayhem
winners include Kaleb Roach in 2016 and Clay Money in the
inaugural rendition in 2014.
The IMCA Sport Modifieds have offered up a half dozen winners in
nine events atop DCRP clay this season with Dakota Sproul atop
the win charts with three triumphs and defending track champion
Jeff Kaup with two wins. Those posting single
wins include Travis Burger, Mike Lunow, Alex Wiens and Ryan
Gunning for a sixth track championship in the last seven years,
Woodward’s Kaup holds a 37 point lead over Bart Baker in the
DCRP championship chase with Brian May and Mike Lunow next on
the point chart. Siblings Kyle and Alex Wiens
enter the event tied for fifth.
Others leading the way into Saturday’s action include Luke
Cranston in DCRP Sprint Cars, William Nusser in IMCA Modifieds,
Angel Munoz in IMCA Stock Cars and Reagan Sellard in IMCA Hobby
Cranston has picked off three wins to open up a 93 point
advantage in the Sprint Car ranks over Jeremy Huish, who won the
last time out on July 26. Nusser holds a 30 point
lead in IMCA Modifieds over Clay Sellard, who had his three-race
win streak snapped last time out.
Munoz has won six of nine features to slip out to a 76 point
lead over Chris Oliver in the Stock Car chase while Reagan
Sellard is 145 points ahead of Skeets Salazar in the Hobby Stock
title chase as he vies for a third consecutive track
championship on the strength of four wins.
The Sixth Annual Sport Modified Mayhem feature payout is as
follows: 1st - $1,000, 2nd - $750, 3rd
- $500, 4th - $400, 5th - $350, 6th
- $300, 7th - $250, 8th - $200, 9th
- $175, 10th - $150, 11th - $125, 12th
- $100, 13th - $100, 14th - $100, 15th
- $100, 16th - $75, 17th - $75, 18th
- $75, 19th - $75, 20th - $75.
Past Sport Modified Mayhem Top Fives…
2018 – 1. Mike Roach, 2. Brandon Kenney, 3. Dustin Daniels, 4.
Jeff Kaup, 5. Blaine Walt.
2017 – 1. Dustin Daniels, 2. Kaleb Roach, 3. Ronnie Hults, 4.
Jeff Kaup, 5. Blain Walt.
2016 – 1. Kaleb Roach, 2. Dustin Daniels, 3. Austin Walker, 4.
Jeff Kaup, 5. Jeremy Sigler.
2015 – 1. Mike Roach, 2. Brandon Kenny, 3. Jeff Kaup, 4. Clay
Money, 5. Dustin Daniels.
2014 – 1. Clay Money, 2. Jeff Kaup, 3. Daniel Gottschalk, 4.
Austin Walker, 5. Kameron Gruber.
General admission for Saturday’s Sixth Annual Sport Modified
Mayhem event is just $15 with children 11 and under admitted
free when accompanied by an adult.
Holiday Inn Express & Suites Dodge City located at 201 4th
Avenue is the official lodging partner of Dodge City Raceway
Park. Race fans staying at the Holiday Inn & Suites Dodge
City will want to request the special DCRP rate for their visit
when making reservations. Contact the Holiday Inn Express 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