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Charging to the front, up high
Several new nicknames came out of tonight’s PowRI 305 Sprint Car A Main event. Most notable was Derek DeMartino being called the “High Side Hustler”. And there was no doubt as to why. He charged to the front, up on the very high line; in comm … read more
Bloomquist enters 19th Annual Budweiser USRA Fall Nationals at Southern New Mexico Speedway
There's gonna be Sunshne in Las Cruces this October. Early entries have been pouring in for the 19th Annual Budweiser USRA Fall Nationals which takes place Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday, October 25-28 at the Southern New Mexico Speedway. Pres … read more
Fito Gallardo Charges to the Front
It would be Fito Gallardo in the G17 starting 9th in the Modified A Main charging to the front, to take home the win. We would have 30 modifieds check in, with 25 taking the initial green flag. And Gallardo would hold on to win the A Main in commanding fashion … read more
Holy Cow race fans, that was Dynamite
In my 13 years in the tower, I have had the pleasure of listening to the very best announcers. And in the words of Bryan Hulbert and Ruben Mireles, two of my personal favorites. I can sum up tonight’s racing action by simply saying: “Holy Cow race  … read more
Deskins holds on to win Night 1
It would be Shon Deskins in his #7 non-wing sprint car to hold on to that high line and take the victory. Deskins would patiently wait for the opportunity to make his move and take the lead in Night 1 of the Non-Wing Sprint Car Border Tour. Night 1 would st … read more
Not flawless, but almost as close as it gets
Thirty-two Modifieds would check in tonight for racing action. Yes, you read that correctly, 32. With 24 making the A either through heat race action and passion points, or by way of the B Main. We would start the 30 lap A Main and no sooner that the cars made … read more
Rained Out
Due to inclement weather and wet conditions, the races for Saturday, Aug. 18, were canceled at the Southern New Mexico Speedway. … read more
Rain, rain... just a delay
The track would look perfect as we arrived to the Southern New Mexico Speedway at around 5pm. It would be hard packed and ready for Mother Nature to drop some rain on it. The rain would elude SNMS for about 2 hours. In the meantime, in light of the drought, De … read more
It’s not always pretty…
What’s the phrase we hear often times when it comes to racing? “It ain’t rubbin’ it’s racing” A little bit harder to do in a Sprint Car, but not impossible. And it would be early race contact that would find the #15 of Ricky … read more
Gallardo holds them off
Welcome back Jake Gallardo. After missing the last Modified race, Jake would waste no time in coming back up front. In smooth fashion, with one of the least beat up cars out there; Jake would hold off a late race charge by the current points leader Bumper Jone … read more

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POWRi 305 Winged Sprint Car Highlights 4/7/18
POWRi 305 Winged Sprint Car A-Main highlights from the Interstate Batteries 305 Sprint Shootout at the Southern New Mexico Speedway in Las Cruces, N.M., on Saturday, April 7, 2018.… watch video

POWRi 305 Winged Sprint Car Highlights 4/6/18
POWRi 305 Winged Sprint Car A-Main highlights from the Interstate Batteries 305 Sprint Shootout at the Southern New Mexico Speedway in Las Cruces, N.M., on Friday, April 6, 2018.… watch video

How American Racer tires are made
You know those round, rubber things on your car that make you go around? Well, have you ever seen a green tire before? Watch the video and see the incredible transformation of an American Racer racing tire during the curing process to give the tire i… watch video

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