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Round 2 Cocopah Speedway Winter Nationals!

It is Friday February 14th, 2014. As of 8:30 AM we have beautiful blue sky over Cocopah Speedway with a very slight breeze.

Temperature currently is 59 degrees. With a projected high today of 87 degrees. Race time temperature is projected to be 80 degrees.

Tickets are on sale now at www.cocopahspeedway.com, the Gift Shop in the […]

Coming Up: 2014 Lucas Oil ASCS Season Opener

TULSA, Okla. (February 12, 2014) – The 23rd year of racing with the Lucas Oil American Sprint Car Series presented by MAVTV American Real begins in just over two-weeks at the Cocopah Speedway in Somerton, Ariz.

Bringing back the Cocopah Cup Challenge presented by the Cocopah Resort and and MAVTV for round-two, the season opening weekend will feature a $3,000 […]

Mid Week Winter Nationals Fun – Kicks off tonight!

Tonight, Wednesday February 12 at 6PM the Winter Nationals Bowling Tournament will take place at Cocopah Wild River Family Entertainment Center. All Racers, team members & fans are encouraged to join Cocopah Speedway staff for an evening of competition on the lanes. $5.00 will get your bowling shoes and 3 games. 
Tomorrow night Thursday February 13th will be the Winter Nationals […]

Nebraska driver ends winless string at Cocopah Speedway IMCA Winter Nationals

By Randy Hoeft @YumaSunSportsYumasun.com

It took a year of testing and tuning, but Dylan Smith finally got himself a race car that could get him a win at Cocopah Speedway.

The big question now is if there is anyone who can get him out of victory lane.

The driver from Osceola, Neb., reeled off two Modified Division feature event wins Friday and Saturday […]

Local racers looking to make impression at ICMA Winter Nationals

By Randy Hoeft @YumaSunSportsYumasun.com

It’s payback time.
Since its inception, local drivers have not fared well in the IMCA Winter Nationals at Cocopah Speedway, but that might change with the 2014 version.

The two-weekend format, which opens tonight and continues Saturday night with two more nights of racing Feb. 14 and 15, will feature another large contingency of drivers and cars from as […]

Bragging rights: This week it’s Wofford in the Hobby Stock winner’s circle

By Randy Hoeft @YumaSunSports

If anyone senses a little tension in the air at Bill Alexander Ford this week, there is a good reason.

Co-workers Brent Wofford and Craig Ebers are developing a racing rivalry that has pretty much reached a volatile level, and it took only two weeks to get there.

Saturday night Wofford drove off with the feature event win in […]

Cocopah Race Day Track Side Report

Round 2 Cocopah Racing Series!

It is Saturday January 18th, 2014. As of 12:30 Pm we have hazy blue sky over Cocopah Speedway with a slight breeze.

Temperature currently is 72 degrees. With a projected high today of 79 degrees. Race time temperature is projected to be 60 degrees.

Tickets are on sale now at www.cocopahspeedway.com, the Gift […]

Time to tune up, warm up at Cocopah Speedway

By Randy Hoeft @YumaSunSports

It’s tune-up weekend at Cocopah Speedway.

Translated, it means Saturday night’s racing program is the last chance for drivers planning on competing in the upcoming 2014 IMCA Winter Nationals to take their cars out, get a feel for the Somerton oval and make any necessary adjustments.

At the same time it’s also warm-up weekend.

Translated, it means this is the […]