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News & Results
Saturday, September 30, 2006
In what very-well maybe the "feel good" story of the year, 60-year-old grandmother of five, Gladys Edwards of Bonne Terre, won her third Missouri Sand Racing Association "Overall Track Championship" Saturday night at Big River Sand Drags.
Saturday, September 23, 2006
David Mallow of Bonne Terre has not had the best luck this season at Big River Sand Drags.
Saturday, September 16, 2006
On a picture-perfect night for racing, Keith Ingram of Bonne Terre attempted to establish a new track record at Big River Sand Drags for both ET and MPH.
Sunday, September 3, 2006
Josh Varner of Bonne Terre and Eric McCoy of Potosi were both crowned "King of the Hill" during a special competition at Big River Sand Drags Saturday.
Saturday, August 19, 2006
Heavy rain and lightning shortened the racing program at Big River Sand Drags Saturday night eliminating several of the top eliminator races.
Saturday, August 12, 2006
Dustin Griffin was the top eliminator and first place winner Saturday night in the Open 4x4 class at Big River Sand Drags.
Saturday, July 22, 2006
William Sutton of Des Arc picked up both top eliminator and first place honors in the Competition Eliminator class Saturday night at Big River Sand Drags.
Saturday, July 15, 2006
Cody Sellers of Arnold has had his father's number all season long until the top eliminator race in the Stock Buggy class Saturday night at Big River Sand Drags.
Monday, July 3, 2006
Big River Sand Drags honored some of it's own Saturday night during special ceremonies prior to the start of it's racing program by inducting three new members to the "Wall of Fame."
Saturday, July 1, 2006
Randy Bevill of Festus made his first appearance at Big River Sand Drags a memorable one Saturday night as he not only grabbed first place in the Vehicle ET class, he also won the top eliminator race.
Saturday, June 24, 2006
It simply was a very special night in the recent history of Big River Sand Drags.
Monday, June 19, 2006
The original Bigfoot will be a part of the festivities this Saturday, June 24th, during Bigfoot Off-Road & Performance Night at Big River Sand Drags.
Saturday, June 17, 2006
Todd Dee of Leadwood, Mo. was flawless in his performance during the Driver's Seat's "Buggy Nationals" at Big River Sand Drags Saturday night.
Saturday, June 10, 2006
Big River Sand Drags hosted the inaugural Open 4x4 Nationals and attracted 77 competitors and the largest grandstand crowd at the track in years.
Thursday, June 1, 2006
One of the biggest racing events ever to take place at Big River Sand Drags will occur on Saturday, June 10th when the Open 4x4 Nationals will be held.
Sunday, May 28, 2006
Over 150 racers packed Big River Sand Drags for the Second Annual Missouri Open Invitational over the Memorial Day weekend, and on the second day of the event (Sunday, May 28) John Conner of Oak Grove, Mo. established a new ATV track record of 3.578 seconds over the 300-foot sand track at 89.71 mph.
Saturday, May 20, 2006
Ten-year-old Kyle Brown of Bloomsdale picked up his second consecutive win in the Super Pro ATV class at Big River Sand Drags Saturday night as he once again stormed through the competition to take home first place honors.
Thursday, May 11, 2006
Big River Sand Drags will honor all servicemen during Armed Forces Night on Saturday, May 20th.
Wednesday, May 10, 2006
Big River Sand Drags is busy preparing for one of, if not the biggest show, ever to be held at the track with the inaugural Open 4x4 Nationals on Saturday, June 10th.
Saturday, May 6, 2006
History was made Saturday night at Big River Sand Drags when 10-year-old Kyle Brown of Bloomsdale drove his small ATV "mini dragster" to a first place finish over the 27 other competitors in the track's most competitive class.
Saturday, April 22, 2006
Despite having the tower destroyed in a storm just a few weeks prior, the 2006 season opener at Big River Sand Drags opened on time and in style.
Monday, April 17, 2006
Despite all that Mother Nature could throw during the off-season, Big River Sand Drags will open this Saturday night (April 22nd) on schedule.
Thursday, April 6, 2006
Despite all the problems Mother Nature decided to serve us, Big River Sand Drags will be starting the 2006 racing season on time, Saturday, April 22nd.
Monday, April 3, 2006
The tower that controls all basic operations at Big River Sand Drags was totally destroyed during the storm that hit the Bonne Terre area Sunday. Nobody was injured in the incident, however the building was totally destroyed.
Thursday, October 20, 2005
For those of you who always wanted to find out first-hand how much fun it would be to race your car, truck, ATV, motorcycle or race car on the sand drag track at Big River Sand Drags here's your opportunity.
Friday, October 14, 2005
The Driver's Seat racing newspaper will be sponsoring the two overall track champions of Big River Sand Drags during the upcoming St. Louis Auto Racing Fan Club's "Banquet of Champions."
Monday, October 10, 2005
Big River Sand Drags has two new overall track champions for 2005 following the track's annual "Tournament of Champions."
Thursday, September 29, 2005
Here are the final points from Big River Sand Drags in Bonne Terre. Due to rain, the "Tournament of Champions" that crowns the overall track champions will be held prior to the start of ATV Nationals at 7 p.m., Saturday, Oct. 8th.
Saturday, September 24, 2005
Mother Nature once again played a major part of the racing program at Big River Sand Drags Saturday night during the most important night of racing all season long.
Saturday, September 17, 2005
The "Ebay Warrior," aka Brad Lunn of Pacific, Mo., captured first place Saturday night in the Competition Eliminator class at Big River Sand Drags.