Like the Viking Speedway in Alexandria, MN, the Hibbing Raceway boasts a stout contingent of local talent including defending track champion Terry Lillo, Jay Kintner, Jeff Massingill, who has an NLRA series victory in Hibbing two years ago, along with Jeff Provinzino, and perennial Wissota national title contenders Kyle Peterlin and Harry Hanson, along with the a fore mentioned Zach Wohlers and Chris Olson, among others. In weekly action in Hibbing this season, Kyle Peterlin heads into Saturday's event on a three race win streak, while John Kaanta has two wins, with Harry Hanson and Jay Kintner having scored one win apiece. Harry Hanson leads the points standings in Hibbing by ten markers over Tommy Waseleski, Jr.
Heading into Hibbing, Mike Balcaen leads the NLRA point standings with an eight point advantage over Dustin Strand. Brad Seng sits in the third spot, while Ricky Weiss and Steffen Snare, driver of the No. 71S High Mark Snowmobile Rentals Bloomquist, round out the top five. Steve Anderson, driver of the No. 9 Hi-Per-Flex Panel Systems Pierce is in the sixth spot, with Cole Schill, driver of the No. 44 Rivinius Ranch MasterSbuilt by JMR in seventh, Jeff Hapala, driver of the No. 16S Auto Solutions Rocket eighth, Bill Mooney, driver of the No. 2 OMG Candy MasterSbuilt by JMR ninth, and Norm Olson, driver of the No. 29 Disabled American Veterans MasterSbuilt rounding out the top ten.
Previous NLRA Feature Winners at Hibbing Raceway:
2014 - Brad Seng on June 21
2013 - Jeffrey Massingill on June 29
2003 - John Seitz on June 21
The NLRA would like to thank Tour Sponsors: Adams Automotive, S & S Transport, Wes' Plumbing, Initials Custom Embroidery (ICE), BOSS Signs & Graphics, Millar Race Engines, Todd's Electric, Gateway Cenex, White Water Truck Wash, ADrenaLize Graphics, Generous Jerry's/Gold-Silver Exchange, Gateway Sports, Grand Forks Subaru Kia, Forum Printing, On The Edge Graphics, Fastlane Racing Equipment, Victory Diesel, Forks Mobile Wash, Q&Z Plumbing, A&L Siding, The Ho Bar And Grill, AG Spray, and Cartunz, and Contingency Sponsors: Speedway International Fuel, Hi-Per Flex, Schaeffer's Oil & Lubricants, Mars Race Cars, Hoosier Tire North, FYE Motorsports Promotion, and CMD Shocks, for their support.