Turn left, racing right around the corner

Turn left and hold on tight because exciting dirt track racing at the Kossuth County Speedway is right around the corner with the 2017 season opener scheduled for Thursday, April 27 after a test and tune for the drivers seven days earlier.

This year’s schedule covers 18 evenings of events, including 11 races that will pay $1,000 or more this season.  Ron Reefer is the track manager for the second straight season and Mel Haler and Scott Schultze are in charge of the VIP booths.

“I got my eyes opened up” said Reefer of his first year as the track manager.  

“For anybody that has not run a track before, there is a lot of behind the scene things that they do not realize goes on and it requires a lot of hours.


For more on this story, please see the March 30 issue of the Algona Upper Des Moines.


Kossuth County Advance

14 E. Nebraska St.

Algona, IA 50511  

Phone: (515) 295-3535

Fax: (515) 295-7217






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