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Last Call for DCRP Awards Banquet Tickets

Lonnie Wheatley, DODGE CITY, Kan. (January 17, 2018) – Dodge City Raceway Park fans, racers and crew members can enjoy an evening filled with food, music and awards at the Saturday, January 27, DCRP Awards Banquet. The festivities will... Continue »
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LIMITED EDITION: 2018 DCRP Wall Calendars!

DODGE CITY, Kan. (December 26, 2017) – Available now: LIMITED RELEASE of 2018 Dodge City Raceway Park calendars! These 11.5” x 14.5” (22.5” by 14.5” when opened) wall calendars commemorating all the exciting racing action at Dodge City Raceway... Continue »
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Dodge City Raceway Park Crowns Five Champions in 2017

Lonnie Wheatley, DODGE CITY, Kan. (December 21, 2017) – Another year of white-knuckle racing action atop the 3/8-mile Dodge City Raceway Park clay oval in 2017 culminated with a handful of drivers earning track championships. Ten intense nights of... Continue »

Dodge City Raceway Park Releases Action Packed 2018 Schedule

Lonnie Wheatley, DODGE CITY, Kan. (December 8, 2017) – Outlaws, enduros, USMTS, coaches, scintillating championship battles and more are in store for 2018 as Dodge City Raceway Park released its slate of events for next season. Following an open... Continue »
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DCRP Awards Banquet Set for January 27

Lonnie Wheatley, DODGE CITY, Kan. (December 6, 2017) – With another exhilarating racing season in the books at the state-of-the-art Dodge City Raceway Park in southwest Kansas, all that remains is the annual awards banquet. The top 2017 competitors... Continue »

Friday Night “Driver Appreciation” Special on Tap at DCRP

25 July 2016 | Featured News | |    

driver appreciation 980Lonnie Wheatley, DODGE CITY, Kan. (July 25, 2016) – The racing action in southwest Kansas make a rare shift to Friday night at Dodge City Raceway Park with this weekend’s popular “Driver Appreciation Night” event that features a full card of championship chase racing action.

This Friday’s action that features Precise Racing Products DCRP Sprint Cars along with IMCA Modifieds, IMCA Sport Modifieds, IMCA Stock Cars and IMCA Hobby Stocks will fire off at 7:30 p.m.

A packed grandstand should be expected with all drivers that have competed in 80% or more of this year’s events awarded a minimum of 20 free tickets to distribute to family, friends and sponsors with all other drivers given a minimum of ten free tickets.

Tickets that are returned to the front gate on Friday night will make those drivers eligible for all variety of product prizes including the grand prize Hinchman Racing Suit along with additional prizes supplied by Simpson, Schoenfeld, Precise Racing Products, Napa Auto Parts and more that will be drawn for.

Leading the way into Friday’s tilt atop the 3/8-mile clay oval are Luke Cranston, Nick Link, Kevin Tabor, Michael Pepper and Cody Davis.

The tightest championship battles are in the Precise Racing Products DCRP Sprint Cars and IMCA Hobby Stock ranks with defending track champion Cranston just one point ahead of Taylor Velasquez in Sprint Car points and Davis just two markers ahead of Matt O’Hair in the Hobby Stocks.

A mere 23 points is the margin in both the IMCA Modifieds and IMCA Sport Modifieds with Link leading Ryan Heger in Modifieds and Tabor trying to fend off Jeff Kaup in Sport Modifieds while Pepper has opened up a 78 point edge over Marlin Hogie in the IMCA Stock Car title chase.

Only two nights of championship chase action (August 27 and September 24) remain along with the August 20 “Freedom Tour” event featuring USAC Southwest Sprint Cars and POWRi West vs. RMMRA Midgets following this Friday’s “Driver Appreciation” event.

While a large number of free tickets to Friday’s card will be distributed by drivers, additional tickets to the “Driver Appreciation” night event will be available at the gate for just $15 for adults with children eleven and under admitted free when accompanied by an adult. Pit passes are $30.

The complete 2016 schedule of events at Dodge City Raceway Park 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