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Official Golf Cart Sponsor Signed

January 30, 2019

(KENT, Wash) – Local business T J’s Custom Carts has been named the official Custom Golf Cart of Pacific Raceways, it was announced recently. The Kent-based company are the kings of customized carts for personal or business uses. “We took delivery of a fantastic golf cart that will be put to use and on display at all of our events,” said John Ramsey, raceway general manager. “TJ’s builds quality carts. You will see them showcasing their custom carts and the workmanship behind them and the variety of optional accessories at a number of our events throughout the year. If you want to make a statement, you need one of these golf carts.” TJ’s Custom Carts refurbishes and repairs Yamaha, EZGO and Club Car golf carts. They offer can endless number of options including custom paint, various wheel sizes and lift sizes including 3 and 6-inch lifts, upgraded suspensions, stereo, locking dash kits and LED lightkits. You can find out more at tjscustomcarts.com or on Facebook at TJscustomcarts. Their phone number is 253-218-9936. Pacific Raceways is a multipurpose racing facility located east of Kent. The track is home to the 32nd Annual NHRA Northwest Nationals on August 2-4. The raceway, which... View Article

Swift Tool Renews Drag Series for 2019; Guaranteed Payout

January 26, 2019

(KENT, Wash) – Cutting tool specialist Swift Tool has renewed its title sponsorship for Pacific Raceways’ premier ET drag racing program for the seventh consecutive year, and in doing so, allows the Kent track to once again offer the largest guaranteed ET series payout in NHRA Division 6. “We are thrilled to announce another year of the Swift Tool NHRA Summit Racing Series,” said John Ramsey, raceway general manager. “Seven years with the same local company sponsoring our top flight drag program is a huge win for our drag racers, spectators and everyone involved with the racing industry.” “Our partnership with Swift Tool allows Pacific Raceways to continue its tradition of offering the largest guaranteed bracket racing payout in the division,” said Ed Garfield, raceway drag strip manager. “Over the course of the season we will be offering over $42,500 in prize money, not counting season-ending bonus checks. That’s huge!” The Swift Tool NHRA Summit Racing Series has a 13-race schedule for 2019 that begins in April and runs through August. The schedule includes five Bud Under the Lights night races and a pair of doubleheader Saturday and Sunday separate races. The Swift Tool series has four classifications of racers:... View Article

Cornwell Tools to sponsor Jr. Drag Race Series and High School Drags

December 14, 2018

(KENT, Wash) – Cornwell Tools recently signed a deal to be title sponsor of both the Jr. Drag Racing Series and the May 3rd All High School Drags at Pacific Raceways for 2019. The deal includes options to support both popular race programs in subsequent years at the Kent track. Cornwell Tools has been the official hand tools of Pacific Raceways since 2017. “We couldn’t ask for a better partner to help promote and support young racers in the northwest,” said John Ramsey, Pacific Raceways’ general manager. “Cornwell Tools has the unique ability to work directly with and support high school auto shop programs throughout the region. We are excited to build both programs and energize the entry point for NHRA racers.” As part of its sponsorship, Cornwell Tools will be giving young racers the chance to win tools and other products. To help build the alumni class of racers at High School Drags, Cornwell will be giving the winning racer a tool box and set of hand tools, similar to what it did last year to the winning high school team as part of its presenting sponsorship package. Likewise, the junior dragster racers will be able to race for... View Article

Raceway Swag for Sale

December 13, 2018

HOLIDAY COUNTDOWN SALE GOING ON NOW! MAKE YOUR ELF JOLLY MERRY CHRISTMAS! Give the gift of Pacific Raceways with a Gift Certificate that can be used to purchase Drag Race tech cards, admission to races and more!  Call the Raceway Office for more info or to order your Gift Certificates (253) 639-5927. Pacific Raceways hoodies are Navy Blue with the Fast Neon Green Pacific Raceways logo on the front and The Place to Race on the back.  Only $43.50 for sizes small, medium, large and x-large and $48.50 for 2x and 3x. Price includes sales tax and shipping!  Call the Raceway Office at (253) 639-5927 to order! Iconic Pacific Raceways T-Shirt in Navy Blue with the Fast Neon Green logo on the front and The Place to Race on the back.  Only $27 for sizes small, medium, large and x-large; $32 for 2x and 3x, Price includes sales tax and shipping.  Call the Raceway Office at (253) 639-5927 to order! Pacific Raceways T-Shirt in Serious Gray with Ultra White logo on the front and The Place to Race on the back. Only $27 for small, medium, large or x-large and $32 for 2x or 3x.  Price includes sales tax and... View Article

Results 10/13 – West Coast Grudge

October 15, 2018

Stick Shift Shootout: Dan Herrmann def Duane Pelletier Smal Tire Shootout: Daniel Rodrigue def Kyle Kolinshy Big Tire Shootout: Mike Thielen def John Dickinson 6.50 Index ROUND 1 RT Dial ET MPH 4001 Dan Weiland Stanwood WA ’01 S10 0.289 6.50 6.591 107.52 3025 Daniel Helgeson Auburn WA 0.138 6.50 6.455 109.92 6014 John Schwaller North Bend WA ’70 El Camino 0.155 6.50 6.172 109.89 6893 Darwin LaFord Vancouver WA ’51 Anglia 6.50 6392 Wade Benda ’72 Chevelle 0.081 6.50 6.467 104.59 M656 Mike McLaughlin Spanaway WA ’65 Nova 0.145 6.50 6.362 92.64 K601 David Knudson Kent WA ’67 Camaro 0.080 6.50 6.556 103.29 6392A Doug Allan Olympia WA ’65 Chevy II 0.056 6.50 6.357 102.66 24 Mike Muella Seattle WA ’90 Mustang 0.232 6.50 6.949 97.50 6119 Bernie West Renton WA ’73 Luv 0.566 6.50 6.736 102.62 6558 Randy Craig Olympia WA ’67 Camaro 0.093 6.50 6.670 99.84 6819 Jerrod Warren Orting WA ’78 Camaro 0.158 6.50 6.717 102.53 319 Brad Suryan Snohomish WA 0.515 6.50 6.557 105.16 6552 Brad Craig Bonney Lake WA ’67 Camaro -0.017 6.50 7.137 103.51 361 Eric McLaughlin Spanaway WA ’64 Malibu 0.175 6.50 6.523 103.21 5 Jerry Cooksey Beaver Creek OR ’67 Nova... View Article

Results 8-24 – Swift Tool ET #13, EF-65 Junior #12, Dave Barcelons Truck Town Super Saturday, King of the Track

August 29, 2018

Storm     Thunder      Lightning Motorcycle       Sportsman       Pro       Super Pro Stock/Super Stock Combo       Super Street       Super Gas       Super Comp       Top Comp High School King of the Track ROUND 1 RT Dial ET MPH 6142 Kevin Rennick Kent WA ’04 Yancer 0.029 7.30 7.305 184.70 679A Austin Calhoun Covington WA ’23 T Altered 7.30 6007 William Nitta Seattle WA ’08 Hayabusa 0.055 9.43 9.441 140.81 385 Jake Biscay Bellevue WA ’68 Nova -0.044 12.02 12.055 109.03 6557 Kenny OKeefe Algona WA ’69 Malibu 0.025 11.98 11.987 107.93 D669 Larry DeCamp Renton Wa ’69 Camaro 0.043 12.13 12.115 110.55 6939 Brian McGinnis Kent WA ’56 Chevy 0.028 10.10 10.156 123.23 6102 Jim Werre Renton WA ’12 ZX14R 0.053 9.41 9.407 147.23 ROUND 2 6142 Kevin Rennick Kent WA ’04 Yancer 0.027 7.30 7.312 184.47 6007 William Nitta Seattle WA ’08 Hayabusa 0.004 9.44 9.424 137.22 6939 Brian McGinnis Kent WA ’56 Chevy 0.038 10.07 10.052 131.55 6557 Kenny OKeefe Algona WA ’69 Malibu -0.017 11.98 11.975 110.27 FINALS 6939 Brian McGinnis Kent WA ’56 Chevy 0.041 10.04 10.303 100.28 6142 Kevin Rennick Kent WA ’04 Yancer 0.015 7.31... View Article

Results 8-22 – Olympic Iron Works Motorcycle

August 29, 2018

Number One Qualifier: Mike Evans   Olympic Iron Works Motorcycle Wednesday Night Series ROUND 1 RT Dial ET MPH 2007 John Goms Lacey WA ”07 Kawasaki 0.077 13.20 13.517 84.61 6007 William Nitta Seattle WA ’08 Hayabusa 0.141 13.61 13.530 93.45 6777 Tom Misfeldt Auburn WA ’07 Hayabusa 0.131 9.93 9.937 134.51 614 Mark Sires Auburn WA ’06 ZX10 0.013 8.96 8.954 139.29 28 Charley Clausen Graham WA ’58 HD 0.025 11.10 11.249 117.10 398 Angie Clausen Graham WA ’03 HD -0.183 12.70 13.390 109.67 610 Thomas Agar Pacific WA ’08 Buell 0.048 10.79 10.820 128.13 A611 Mike Evans McKenna WA ’85 GPZ 0.065 8.95 8.986 136.51 6102 Jim Werre Renton WA ’12 ZX14R 0.030 9.67 9.683 134.81 601 Steve Rosengreen Auburn WA ’06 GSXR 0.092 9.12 9.119 148.71 ROUND 2 2007 John Goms Lacey WA ”07 Kawasaki 0.023 13.20 13.219 99.35 6102 Jim Werre Renton WA ’12 ZX14R 0.065 9.63 9.685 140.01 6777 Tom Misfeldt Auburn WA ’07 Hayabusa 0.025 9.92 9.939 132.67 28 Charley Clausen Graham WA ’58 HD 0.173 11.20 11.029 114.43 610 Thomas Agar Pacific WA ’08 Buell -0.035 10.80 10.882 128.37 SINGLE ROUND 3 2007 John Goms Lacey WA ”07 Kawasaki 0.043 13.20 13.247 98.25... View Article

Results 8-24 – Car Club, EF-65 Juniors

August 25, 2018

Junior Storm     Junior Thunder     Junior Lightning Junior Street     Car Club EF-65 Junior Storm EF-65 Junior 6-7 Year Old ROUND 1 RT Dial ET MPH 629 Abigail Cole Auburn WA ’09 Half scale 0.023 13.92 13.981 44.72 6015 Dawsin Ridge Kent WA 0.043 11.90 12.153 53.00 6876 Trystan Marchel Kent WA ’99 Motivational -0.071 14.05 13.969 44.10 SINGLE FINALS 629 Abigail Cole Auburn WA ’09 Half scale 0.189 13.90 13.932 45.04 6876 Trystan Marchel Kent WA ’99 Motivational 0.215 13.93 13.937 43.40 back to top EF-65 Junior Thunder EF-65 Junior Thunder ROUND 1 RT Dial ET MPH 6523 Anastazja Gossette Quilcene WA ’03 Motivational 0.105 9.07 9.080 73.55 6046 Alexis Krier Lake Tapps WA ’06 Creative 0.158 9.11 9.096 71.32 6607 Jazzy Bean Lake Tapps WA ’10 Creative 0.164 8.90 8.901 72.67 635 Amelie Hentges Olympia WA ’05 M/T 0.141 9.23 9.295 69.83 6907 Raylee Higgins Olympia WA ’05 Creative 0.027 9.11 9.167 71.91 692 Cole Dickhoff Maple Valley WA ’97 Bos 0.136 8.98 8.951 71.90 6011 Dustin Ridge Kent WA 0.073 9.01 9.013 71.52 636 Michal LaSpina Tacoma WA 0.071 9.14 9.094 70.78 ROUND 2 6523 Anastazja Gossette Quilcene WA ’03 Motivational 0.049 9.05 9.108 72.19 6011... View Article

Results August 11th – Swift Tool ET #12

August 16, 2018

Motorcycle Sportsman Pro Super Pro   Cornwell Tools High School FINALS RT Dial ET MPH 248 Chase Gordner Snohomish WA ’02 Audi 0.336 16.25 17.095 81.14 SINGLE Motorcycle Olympic Iron Works Motorcycle ROUND 1 RT Dial ET MPH 6102 Jim Werre Renton WA ’12 ZX14R 0.018 9.50 9.682 120.38 6229 Donna Johnson Auburn WA ’02 GSXR 0.199 11.37 11.938 127.08 6118 Josh Johnson Puyallup WA ’86 GSXR 0.098 10.23 10.242 128.86 6007 William Nitta Seattle WA ’08 Hayabusa 0.081 9.48 9.573 123.84 6777 Tom Misfeldt Auburn WA ’07 Hayabusa 0.310 9.83 9.818 136.23 757X Nicklas Morey Spanaway WA ’98 ZX6 -0.062 12.30 12.324 114.42 A611 Mike Evans McKenna WA ’85 GPZ 0.150 8.95 8.999 138.87 6013 Daren Anderson Graham WA ’10 ZX14 0.195 9.98 10.116 131.91 6265 Dave Martin Maple Valley WA ’07 ZX14 0.363 9.30 9.171 146.23 614 Mark Sires Auburn WA ’06 ZX10 -0.019 8.91 8.940 149.33 6776 Brandon Hinton Spanaway WA ’01 Suzuki 0.009 9.57 9.750 142.00 6220 Tracy Johnson Auburn WA ’08 Hayabusa 9.57 ROUND 2 6776 Brandon Hinton Spanaway WA ’01 Suzuki 0.057 9.57 9.660 137.15 6265 Dave Martin Maple Valley WA ’07 ZX14 0.301 9.20 9.146 146.77 6118 Josh Johnson Puyallup WA ’86 GSXR... View Article

Results July 28th – Swift Tool ET, Dave Barcelon Truck Town Super Saturday, EF-65 Junior ET

August 16, 2018

Storm      Thunder      Lightning Motorcycle      Sportsman      Pro      Super Pro Stock/Super Stock Combo      Super Street      Super Gas      Super Comp      Top Comp Turbo Thunder Storm EF-65 Junior 6-7 year old ROUND 1 RT Dial ET MPH 6015 Dawsin Ridge Kent WA 0.190 14.28 14.386 42.63 629 Abigail Cole Auburn WA ’09 Half scale -0.135 14.09 14.207 43.64 6700 Bailey Benda Oak Harbor WA 0.155 14.10 14.348 43.72 6876 Trystan Marchel Kent WA ’99 Motivational 0.190 14.15 14.369 42.26 FINALS 6015 Dawsin Ridge Kent WA 0.152 14.33 14.532 42.33 6700 Bailey Benda Oak Harbor WA -0.066 14.32 15.325 39.91 back to top Thunder Ef-65 Junior Thunder ROUND 1 RT Dial ET MPH 6046 Alexis Krier Lake Tapps WA ’06 Creative 0.005 9.12 9.192 70.06 6401 Kelan Borrelli Federal Way WA ’18 Mike Box 0.150 8.94 8.995 71.77 6523 Anastazja Gossette Quilcene WA ’03 Motivational 0.037 9.00 9.164 73.60 636 Michal LaSpina Tacoma WA 0.143 9.03 9.122 71.32 6907 Raylee Higgins Olympia WA ’05 Creative 0.021 9.05 9.079 72.47 6011 Dustin Ridge Kent WA 0.135 8.95 8.995 71.73 692 Cole Dickhoff Maple Valley WA ’97 Bos 0.095 8.93 8.887 72.90 6205 O’Riley Benda Oak Harbor WA... View Article