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Marion County Fairgrounds, Knoxville

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Knoxville Raceway is a semi-banked 1/2 mile dirt oval raceway (zook clay) located at the Marion County Fairgrounds in Knoxville, Iowa, United States. Races at the "Sprint Car Capital of the World" are held on Saturday nights from April through September each year. Some special events such as the Knoxville Nationals, 360 Knoxville Nationals and Late Model Knoxville Nationals are multi-day events. Weekly racing events at the track features multiple classes of sprint cars including 410 cubic inch, 360 cubic inch and Pro Sprints (previously 305 cubic inch). Each August, the Raceway holds the paramount sprint car event in the United States, the Knoxville Nationals. The track is governed by the 24-member fair board elected by Marion County residents.
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  • Whenever we get a chance we co.e watch the races. Love those Sprint cars! If you have the chance never miss it. So loud and so fast! 
    Whenever we get a chance we co.e watch the races. Love those Sprint cars! If you have the chance never miss it. So loud and so fast!  more »
  • 2019 nationals didn't dissipoint Theracing was great and a new champion The weather was perfect. Warm during the day but cool at night t 
    2019 nationals didn't dissipoint Theracing was great and a new champion The weather was perfect. Warm during the day but cool at night t  more »
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  • I love the place warm and friendly place to watch some good races at a good price
  • Just stopped inn to see how it going

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