Author Archives: Ron Rodda

Author Archives: Ron Rodda
Ron Rodda

Van Genderen: Racer, Promoter, Track Expert & Dad

Van Genderen: Racer, Promoter, Track Expert & Dad

Mike Van Genderen, often referred to as MVG, is a dirt-track promoter, track-prep expert and occasional IMCA stock car and modified racer. Currently managing three dirt tracks in Iowa and a fourth in Missouri, it’s interesting to learn that Van Genderen started his racing career at Figure-8 tracks. “I graduated…
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Ron Rodda

Ninety Entries For Trophy Cup

Ninety Entries For Trophy Cup

The Abreu Vineyards 29th Annual Trophy Cup Presented By Rudeen Racing has it’s usual lengthy entry list for October’s record purse at Tulare Thunderbowl Raceway. 
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Ron Rodda

Rodda: Some NorCal Tracks Are Lucky 

Rodda: Some NorCal Tracks Are Lucky 

It can be difficult for race tracks to fill one particular staff position with a person who has the proper approach to doing the job.
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Ron Rodda

Five Winners At Junction Motor Speedway

Five Winners At Junction Motor Speedway

Five IMCA divisions provided the action Saturday night at one of the finest facilities in the Midwest. 
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Ron Rodda

Busy Night At Crawford County

Busy Night At Crawford County

The big three-eighths-mile oval that is Crawford County Speedway hosted their regular six IMCA-sanctioned divisions plus vintage full body stock cars on Friday night
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Ron Rodda

Mills Leads The Way At Kossuth County

Mills Leads The Way At Kossuth County

Kossuth County Speedway is a longtime Thursday track that offers five IMCA-sanctioned divisions plus cruisers. Last night the outlaw mini mods were included as part of a four-track tour
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Ron Rodda

Green Waves Over Webster City Field

Green Waves Over Webster City Field

he third night of the five race USRA Summer Shootout series was at the half-mile Hamilton County Speedway on a pleasant Iowa evening
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Ron Rodda

Monday Madness: 122 Cars At Independence

Monday Madness: 122 Cars At Independence

Independence Motor Speedway scheduled four Monday races this year on the assumption if no other track is racing then cars will show up
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Ron Rodda

First Career Modified Feature Score For Mohr

First Career Modified Feature Score For Mohr

A packed Saturday night program at the three-eighths-mile Maquoketa Speedway offered seven divisions of which five were IMCA sanctioned.
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Ron Rodda

McBirnie Controls Marshalltown For $1,000 Mod Win

McBirnie Controls Marshalltown For $1,000 Mod Win

Five IMCA divisions brought 94 cars Friday evening with excellent weather included.