Fans at Knoxville Raceway experience some of the most exhilarating and intense
dirt track racing in the world. And, recently watched as McKenna Haase claimed
the first female feature win in a sprint car at the track. Haase, who races in
the 305 class, is in her second year of competing at Knoxville Raceway. What's
even more exciting for this young racer is that she just graduated from Carlisle
High School on Sunday, where she delivered the commencement speech as her class
McKenna was ecstatic about the win, “This was the night I told everyone I wanted to win, because I wanted to be on a podium two days in a row,” she said. “This is a dream come true!” Next, she plans to head to Drake to study finance, and sets her eye on racing with the World of Outlaws in the future. she's very thankful for the support of her family, crew, and fans. And, grateful to her sponsors, including Iowa Select Farms, Casey's General Stores, Stine Seed, Fleck Trucking, Larry Huff, Wreckamended Collision Center, Des Moines Industrial Products, Tom & Terry Wilson, Chix Gear Racewear, Lady Eagle Safetywear, Fox Construction, Champion Signs, Tyr Sports Drinks, and Defy All Odds Apparel.
Fans can count on a exciting season as top sprint car drivers head to Knoxville, Iowa, to compete for prestigious racing titles in events like the Knoxville Nationals, Knoxville Championship Cup Series, and the Late Model Knoxville Nationals. As the Sprint Car Capital of the World, Knoxville Raceway has developed into a tradition, legacy and leader in dirt track and open wheel racing. And, we look forward to more wins from McKenna Haase and her team!
To check out all the racing action, schedules, events, and ticket information at the Knoxville Raceway visit www.knoxvilleraceway.com.