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Red River Valley Speedway’s future uncertain as race organizers choose to not renew lease

August 31, 2012 in Grand Forks Herald

The state of auto racing at Red River Valley Speedway is at a crossroads again. On Thursday, local business owner Danny Schatz and the Valley Racing Group announced it will not be renewing its lease agreement with the Red River Valley Fair Association to operate the Red River Valley Speedway. Continue Reading

AUTO RACING: A wild night for late models

June 22, 2012 in Grand Forks Herald

It was an interesting night to say the least for area race car drivers running the NLRA circuit. From NASCAR star Tony Stewart flipping off River Cities Speedway regular Brad Seng after a heat race to drivers racing 30 laps on a survival-of-the-fittest race track, Wednesday night’s program at the Red River Valley Speedway in West Fargo proved to be a highly unusual start to an NLRA swing of races during the next few days. Continue Reading

Tony Stewart finishes 7th at Red River Valley Speedway’s Late Model Feature

June 20, 2012 in The Dickinson Press

WEST FARGO Area racing fans can finally lay claim to seeing Tony Stewart picking up a checkered flag in person. Even if it was in the transfer race to get into the feature. Continue Reading

RRV Speedway’s West Fargo races moving to Saturdays

March 28, 2012 in Grand Forks Herald

In an effort to boost attendance, speedway officials have opted to switch this year’s weekly races from Wednesday to Saturday, beginning with a May 5 season opener.
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Auto racing: Schatz grabs another win

August 17, 2011 in Grand Forks Herald

Fargo driver beats Tony Stewart, the field Continue Reading

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RRV Speedway’s operations manager walks away

August 5, 2010 in INFORUM

Valley Racing Group which operates the Red River Valley Speedway has a new track operations manager. Continue Reading

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Red River Valley Speedway: Big name, small track

June 21, 2010 in INFORUM

NASCAR driver Tony Stewart set to race locals Wednesday
Tony Stewart may be a two-time NASCAR Sprint Cup Series champion, but he doesn’t think that makes him the favorite in West Fargo. Continue Reading

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Start your engines: Revamped Red River Valley Speedway opens

May 26, 2010 in INFORUM

Expectations for the revamped Red River Valley Speedway have been high since Danny Schatz took over the facility in March.

The public gets its first official glimpse of the West Fargo track tonight, as the flag drops on the season at 7:30 p.m. Continue reading…

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