Recent News Articles
Dacotah Speedway race rewind #26
Posted by- D.S. 4/13/2014 3:19:51 PM
Kirk Wojahn (#45) of Gladestone, ND, Andee Beierle (#41) of Bismarck, ND and Travis Peery (#6) from Yreka, California race for position.
Public address system upgrade
Posted by- D.S. 4/13/2014 2:36:43 PM
In the coming days, Premier Audio of Bismarck will begin work on a state of the art sound system upgrade at Dacotah Speedway. Improvements will include new amplifiers, speakers and mixing board to provide an equal amount of sound to all areas of the main grandstand. Speakers will also be added to the lower and upper pits.
Track officials training a success
Posted by- John Gartner 4/11/2014 8:29:58 AM
On April 5th, six tracks and 59 track officials did something that has never been done before as a group. All were trained in their various positions by veterans of the sport using some of the latest technology available for racing.
Dacotah Speedway car show
Posted by- D.S. 4/11/2014 8:28:01 AM
The Dacotah Speedway Car Show is scheduled at Kirkwood Mall from April 16th through April 19th.
ATTENTION ALL DRIVERS
Posted by- D.S. 4/11/2014 8:27:32 AM
Tech Inspection Checklist for the 2014 racing season at Dacotah Speedway.
2014 scheduled released
Posted by- D.S. 4/11/2014 8:27:05 AM
Time to turn in those vacation slips to ensure you don’t miss the action!
Dacotah Speedway Race Rewind #25
Posted by- D.S. 3/27/2014 6:08:30 PM
Mariah Henrikson (15) from Glyndon, Minnesota gets to the rear bumper of Tom Wagner (#10) of Mercer, ND.
Dacotah Speedway Race Rewind #22
Posted by- D.S. 3/8/2014 2:26:43 PM
Mark Dahl makes the dirt fly in the #1 IMCA Modified on the high banks of Dacotah Speedway.
The Faces Of Dacotah Speedway
Posted by- D.S. 3/1/2014 11:57:01 AM
From the fans to the drivers to the pit crews, we salute you in this slide show called, "The Faces of Dacotah Speedway.
Dacotah Speedway Race Rewind #21
Posted by- D.S. 3/1/2014 8:51:08 AM
Wissota Street Stock driver Mike Miller of Dickinson on the high banks of Dacotah Speedway.
2013 - A Season Of First's
Posted by- Beau Simmons 3/1/2014 8:50:12 AM
Dacotah Speedway in the past few years has really been growing - in types of shows, number of shows, number of fans, and number of cars.
Dacotah Speedway Race Rewind #14
Posted by- D.S. 2/4/2014 7:30:11 PM
IMCA Mach 1 Sport Compact drivers Michelle Stoxen (#55) of Mandan Cody Schulz (#87) of Bismarck.
Dacotah Speedway Race Rewind #11
Posted by- D.S. 1/28/2014 5:59:44 PM
Legend class drivers, Joe Gartner (#93) of Menoken, Zach Lutz (#83) of Burlington and Kevin Jenson (#37) of Flasher.
Dacotah Speedway Race Rewind Photo #5
Posted by- D.S. 1/1/2014 6:09:48 PM
The #1 Legend car driven by Steven Kuntz of Bismarck and the #94 of Shane Williams of Minot swap positions for the lead.
Kupper Chevrolet Modified Tour
Posted by- John Gartner 12/28/2013 11:32:02 AM
Twenty fifth Annual Kupper Chevrolet Dakota Classic Modified Tour Dates Announced.
Dacotah Speedway Race Rewind Photo #3
Posted by- D.S. 12/22/2013 4:45:56 PM
Aaron Aaseth #86 passes Scott Gartner #0 with 10 laps to go during the May 17th Hobby Stock Feature on the high banks of Dacotah Speedway.
2013 Award Winners
Posted by- D.S. 12/14/2013 12:15:10 PM
2013 Track Champions and Award Winners
Bismarck Cancer Center
Posted by- D.S. 9/22/2013 3:30:41 PM
Over $8,000 dollars was raised during the 5th annual Drive to Survive race at Dacotah Speedway.
Season Championship Night
Posted by- Becca Rattei 8/25/2013 1:48:36 PM
It has been an exciting season at the Dacotah Speedway. Each week, the track averaged over 110 cars, saw hundreds of cautions, dozens of close finishes almost too close to call and some excellent side by side racing on an almost always perfectly smooth race track. Despite 11 weeks of hard racing, when it came down to championship night, the points were closer than ever.
August 23rd Fast Laps
Posted by- D.S. 8/24/2013 8:01:26 AM
Tim Perkins (#89) IMCA Modified breaks 18 seconds on Dakota Community Bank Season Championship night at Dacotah Speedway.
Season Championship Night
Posted by- D.S. 8/18/2013 12:25:51 PM
Season Championship Night and Darrell Baurer's final night of racing at Dacotah Speedway.
Drive To Survive Night
Posted by- Becca Rattei 8/18/2013 12:25:41 PM
Dacotah Speedway held the 5th annual “Drive to Survive Night” for the Bismarck Cancer Center on Friday, August 16th. A pink hood donated by Derek Nitschke (#18 Sport Compact), a checkered flag signed by all the feature winners and a racing helmet from Dakota Track Side and signed by all the drivers were all auctioned off at intermission. All the proceeds from the auction and the sale of “Drive to Survive” t-shirts and caps were donated to the Bismarck Cancer Center Foundation.
Posted by- D.S. 8/17/2013 5:08:35 PM
Nylee DiMeo goes for a wild ride. Check out the slide show. Photos courtesy of LPT Images.
Drive To Survive Fast Laps
Posted by- D.S. 8/17/2013 9:37:49 AM
John Feist in his #51 Wissota Street Stock was fastest in the car around the high banks of Dacotah Speedway.
August 9th Results
Posted by- D.S. 8/11/2013 7:37:44 PM
As the weather starts to get cooler and cooler, it can only mean the racing season is coming to an end. With only two weekends left, very position is important and every point is costly. Once again, over 100 drivers from all over the state came to the Dacotah Speedway on Friday, August 9th.
August 9th Fast Laps
Posted by- D.S. 8/11/2013 7:31:55 PM
Fast Laps from Hedahl's Auto Plus night at Dacotah Speedway.
Governor's Cup Slide Show
Posted by- LPT Images 7/31/2013 8:06:20 PM
We hope you enjoy the this slide show of the 2013 Governor's Cup at Dacotah Speedway in Mandan. The slide show's pictures are courtesy of Layn Mudder of LPT Images.
Championship Night Of Governor's Cup
Posted by- Becca Rattei 7/31/2013 7:45:55 PM
Fans got their moneys worth on Championship night of the North Dakota Governor's Cup at the Dacotah Speedway on July 27. After two Hobby Stock concys, three IMCA Modified concys and one WISSOTA Street concy, it was feature time.
Governor's Cup Champions
Posted by- D.S. 7/28/2013 9:58:40 PM
Dacotah Speedway salutes all the 2013 Governor's Cup Runners Up and Champions.
Governor's Cup Fast Laps
Posted by- D.S. 7/28/2013 9:58:28 PM
New Richmond, Wisconsin driver Pat Doar sets a new Dacotah Speedway time record for a Late Model. Doar got around the high bank track in 15.8 seconds at a speed of 85.0 mph.
July 19th Feature Winners
Posted by- By Becca Rattei 7/20/2013 8:08:10 PM
Wissota Street Stock driver, "The Nightmare" Shawn Volk wins his first race of the season at Dacotah Speedway during Aaron's Sales & Leasing and PBR night.
July 19th - Fast Laps
Posted by- D.S. 7/20/2013 9:10:00 AM
The #20 IMCA Modified, driven by Brian Swenson of Bismarck turns an 18.8 second lap on the high banks of Dacotah Speedway Friday night.
Mod Tour Championship Night
Posted by- Becca Rattei 7/14/2013 10:53:57 AM
(Photos courtesy of LPT Images) After a long week of traveling from track to track, race fans saw some of the best racing all year long as IMCA Modified drivers from all over the country came to race in the 24th Annual Dakota Classic Modified Tour. Dacotah Speedway hosted championship night, Thursday, July 11th as drivers made their final stop on the six day tour. The point battles were tight and the racing was nothing short of exciting.
Fast Laps - July 11th
Posted by- D.S. 7/12/2013 12:28:39 AM
Fast Laps for Championship Night of the Dakota Classic Modified Tour.
June 21st Feature Winners
Posted by- Becca Rattei 7/1/2013 7:12:51 PM
Despite the threat of rain most of the day, fans and drivers flocked to the Dacotah Speedway on Friday, June 21st. The Dacotah Speedway hosted a B-Modified invitational and IMCA and WISSOTA drivers came to compete in the unsanctioned, special event.
Fast Laps - June 21st
Posted by- D.S. 6/26/2013 2:53:02 PM
Bismarck's Mark Dahl in the #1 IMCA Modified turns a 18.5 second lap on June 21st at Dacotah Speedway.
June 14th & Mid-Season Champions
Posted by- Becca Rattei 6/17/2013 6:40:54 PM
IMCA Modified drivers #11K Jeremy Keller and #99 Shawn Strand battle for the Feature win and Mid-Season Championship.
June 7th Feature Winners
Posted by- Becca Rattei 6/10/2013 8:42:55 PM
Steven Kuntz wins night two of the Legends Tour 2013. Shawn Strand and Jamie Schlafmann win back-to-back Features. Brad Kadrmas gets his first 2013 win in the Wissota Street Stock class.
Forgot To Turn Left
Posted by- D.S. 6/8/2013 1:04:07 AM
Driver and car were ok, so were the volunteers inside. The Pit Shack, not so much.
Strand & Schmidt: Win For 1st Time In 2013
Posted by- by Becca Rattei 5/28/2013 6:12:01 PM
Dacotah Speedway, for the third night in a row, averaged over 120 cars each night! Last Friday, May 24th, was no different as drivers from all over the Midwest came to race the high banks of the 3/8's mile track. The cooler weather made for a smooth, fast track which produced some spectacular racing.
May 17th Feature Winners
Posted by- Becca Rattei 5/20/2013 6:43:13 PM
Drivers and fans couldn't have asked for a better race track, Friday 17th at the Dacotah Speedway. Light rain showers throughout the week leading up to race night helped with track prep and made for a fast, smooth track for a great night of racing. While the cautions were frequent throughout the night, it did not slow down the racing at the front.
126 Cars On Opening NIght
Posted by- Becca Rattei 5/18/2013 3:37:16 PM
After an eight month off season, fans and drivers packed the Dacotah Speedway on a windy and chilly Friday night on May 10th.
Line Ups App
Posted by- DS 5/12/2013 7:38:50 PM
Access the current event lineups and finishing positions.
How to use website
Posted by- Admin 4/19/2013 9:33:13 PM
Hello fans and drivers! The new Dacotah Speedway web site has been launched.