WEST VALLEY CITY – Shawn Price edged 2015 points leader Mark Ith Jr. to take the checkered flag Saturday night in the Maverik Modifieds feature race at Rocky Mountain Raceways. Price’s victory in the 50-lap race highlighted Horsepower Heaven, an exciting event in which RMR’s racing fans were treated to action on two of its racing venues.
On the America First Credit Union Super Oval, races were contested in the Ford Focus Midget, Hornet and Maverik Modified classes. On the Young Kia Drag Strip, the competition was lively among the Performance Place Top Dragster and Fastlane Machine Top Sportsman classes.
In addition, ...
Mash on the gas and/or a twist of the wrist!
Dear RMR racing fan,
A busy couple of weeks here at Rocky Mountain Raceways including what can only be called the hardest we have ever seen it rain here at our facility on the Saturday night of Funny Car Fever. We all now know what "pink" on the radar means. It means duck and run.
We start by congratulating current NHRA Heritage Series Funny Car points leader Steven Densham in setting a new track record on June 5th. His Nostalgia Nitro Funny Car covered 1,320 feet in just 5.843 seconds, besting the old ...
WEST VALLEY -- When he was 12 years old, Roy native and general manager of Rocky Mountain Raceways Mike Eames got his first job. But instead of bagging groceries or delivering newspapers, Eames was working on the drag strip at Bonneville Raceways.
“I handed out the ET (elapsed time) slips at the end of the drag strip,” said Eames. “After you finished your run, I was the little crumb cruncher that gave you your ticket. That was really my first job. I worked here all through high school.”
The love of racing came from being involved at an early age, ...
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