Monday, July 1, 2024

2024 Elko Speedway Interviews

Here are the interviews done at Elko Speedway MN during the 2024 Race Season by Track Announcer Jason Searcy.


Thunder Car first time winner Ben Gannon #41 interview https://soundcloud.com/speedtalkon1360/ben-gannon-m4a-1


Jimmie Jorgenson #3 Power Stock winner on 6/29/2024  https://soundcloud.com/speedtalkon1360/jimmiejorgenson-m4a-1


#99 Thunder Car driver Brent Kane on 6/29/2024  https://soundcloud.com/speedtalkon1360/brentkanesweep-m4a

For Race Recaps and Results go to https://www.elkospeedway.com/race-results/



For our Speed Talk show with Dean and Jason 


Wednesday, May 29, 2024

The RETURN of Speed Talk

Race Announcers Jason Searcy and Dean Reller have worked together doing a Motor Sports themed radio show since 2001, they now have returned with an on-line version of their classic show Speed Talk.



Here is Episode 2 of our Speed Talk show, lots of Elko Speedway talk!

  https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=4L4invyDcU0&list=PL9OGU1bhhPLrmJcruoBTFNLeo8Zgj2uj5&index=2

Here is the Audio only version of Episode 2 - https://soundcloud.com/speedtalkon1360/2024-speed-talk-episode-2?

You can watch Episode 1 HERE on YouTube.    https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=S8wrytJ6hxw

Click HERE for the audio only version of episode 1 https://soundcloud.com/speedtalkon1360/speed-talk-the-return




You can expect more of these episodes as we continue through the 2024 racing season.  Check back here often for updates.



Sunday, April 28, 2024

Elko Speedway 2024 preseason interviews

Interviews with Elko Speedway drivers in advance of the 2024 Memorial weekend opener with Jason Searcy Elko Speedway track announcer:


Owner of Great North Legends Tim Brockhouse #13 - https://soundcloud.com/speedtalkon1360/timbrockhouse24-m4a



Chad Walen Late Model driver #52 https://soundcloud.com/speedtalkon1360/chad-walen-m4a


Jeremy Wolff #32 Late Model driver https://soundcloud.com/speedtalkon1360/jeremy-wolff-m4a



Conrad Jorgenson #83 former Thunder Car Champion and father to Julie and Jimmie Jorgenson

https://soundcloud.com/speedtalkon1360/conrad-jorgenson-m4a


Get more information at ElkoSpeedway.com


Saturday, March 16, 2024

2023 Elko Speedway Awards banquet

 The racers organized an awards banquet celebrating the 2023 race season, the 58th year of racing at Elko Speedway.  It took place at Turtles bar and grill in Shakopee (MN) on Feb 17th, 2024 with 11 year veteran track announcer Jason Searcy as the MC, Jess and Ryan Rose hosted the party.


The big news of the evening came from Jacob Goede #72 Late Model, he announced that he will not be racing full-time in 2024.  He has been the premier division Champion at Elko Speedway for 10 consecutive years.  Here is the video of his speech.



Dillon Sellner #07 was a first-time Champion in the Thunder Cars division, he announced that his race team will be moving up to the Late Model division in 2024.  Here is his speech.



Julie Jorgenson #83 won her first Power Stock Championship at Elko Speedway, she also won the Women in Motorsports North America Championship.  Here is her speech where she announced she will be racing full-time in the Thunder Car division in 2024 at Elko Speedway.



Colin Stocker #8 won his second Legends division Championship, his speech was short and sweet but it was heard that his race team is also moving up to the Late Model division next year.



Jackson Kottschade #07 was a first-time Bandolero Champion at Elko Speedway.  Here is his speech.



An award was given out to former Power Stock Champion and current Thunder Car driver Taylor Goldman.  Here is the presentation of the Inspiration award.




The 2024 Race season begins at Elko Speedway Saturday night of Memorial weekend.  Get more information at ElkoSpeedway.com