The 41st annual Oktoberfest weekend is happening at La Crosse (WI) Fairgrounds speedway.
The ASA Midwest tour will crown their SLM champion on Sunday. Its a very close race with Steve Carlson leading Chris Wimmer by only two points. ASA Midwest tour "rookie of the year" Ross Kenseth is in third place (118 pts back), Nathan Haseleu fourth (127 pts) and MN native Jacob Goede is currently in fifth place in the standings (155 pts out).
We will keep you up to date on the ASA Midwest tour championship and how all the MN drivers do at Oktoberfest. Keep checking back to http://www.speedtalkon1360.com/
Oct 8 update: Sauk Centre (MN) native Nick Panitzke won the "futures" SLM race Thursday night at Oktoberfest!
Dan Fredrickson won the Dick Trickle 99 SLM race Friday night at Oktoberfest! Nick Murgic won the race on the track but was DQ'd in the tech shed after the third segment of the race. Jacob Goede crashed out hard and DNF.
ASA Midwest tour qualifying is over: Griffin McGrath wins fast time, Nick Murgic second.