MUSEUM TO HOST “SPRINT CAR 101: “What’s new at Knoxville Raceway for 2013?”

nschofFrom Bob Baker


Knoxville, IA — (February 13, 2013) — The National Sprint Car Museum’s “Sprint Car 101” Third Thursday Series continues on Thursday, February 21, with “What’s New at Knoxville Raceway in 2013?”  The free and open-to-the-public program will be held on the museum’s second floor, starting at 7 p.m.


According to museum executive director Bob Baker, “We are excited about having the new management team of general manager Brian Stickel, race director John McCoy and human resources director Gary Schumacher, and members of the Marion County Fairboard’s Race Committee, on-hand to talk about the changes at Knoxville Raceway this year.  It will be a unique opportunity for race fans and race teams to come together to hear behind-the-scenes details about the new technical rules and promotional programs that are in place at the ‘Sprint Car Capital of the World’ for 2013.”


Those seeking more information on the “Sprint Car 101” Third Thursday Series can visit  Also, the museum can be reached at 641-842-6176.