Cowley County Fairgrounds, Winfield, Kansas

Automobiles have been scheduled to race on this historic half-mile dirt track on at least 50 different dates between

1909 and 1971.  If you know of any others, or even have additional information about these, please contact Bob Lawrence.

           

Race Date

Driver

Driver From

Car Owner

Car Owner From

Car #

 Make / Model

Engine

10/15/1909

Dr. Lemuel Kimball

Arkansas City, KS

Frank Brandenburg

Arkansas City, KS

 

Hudson-20

20 H.P. Hudson

10/16/1909

Lloyd Haight

Winfield, KS

Lloyd Haight

Winfield, KS

 

Buick

Buick

7/1/1910

Canceled after altercation

 

 

 

 

 

7/4/1912

Glenn Breed

Winfield, KS

Glenn Breed

Winfield, KS

 

1910 Buick Model 17

318 cu. in 4 cyl. T-Head Buick

7/4/1913

Glenn Breed

Emporia, KS

Glenn Breed

Emporia, KS

 

1910 Buick Model 17

318 cu. in 4 cyl. T-Head Buick

5/13/1915

Sig Haugdahl

Albert Lea, MN

Sig Haugdahl

Albert Lea, MN

11

Mercer Raceabout

298 cu. in 4 cyl. T-Head Mercer

7/30/1927

Earl Hovenden

Arkansas City, KS

Dwight Moody

Arkansas City, KS

2

Chevrolet special

4 cyl. Chevrolet

9/27/1927

Races postponed due to rain

10/1/1927

Races canceled due to rain

7/28/1928

James F. Pickens

Arkansas City, KS

Joe Hutchinson

Arkansas City, KS

 

Ford special

176 cu. in. 4 cyl. Model-T Ford

10/9/1928

Ralph Chrysler

Omaha, NE

 

 

 

Ford

176 cu. in. 4 cyl. Model-T Ford with a Rajo head

10/13/1928

R. A. “Ira” McIntire

Arkansas City, KS

Joe Hutchinson

Arkansas City, KS

44

Ford

176 cu. in. 4 cyl. Model-T Ford with a Rajo head

7/27/1929

Art Hutchins

Tulsa, OK

Art Hutchins

Tulsa, OK

 

Ford

176 cu. in. 4 cyl. Model-T Ford with an over head cam Laurel head

8/1/1931

Tex West

Dallas, TX

Tex West

Dallas, Texas

3

Frontenac

176 cu. in. 4 cyl. Model-T Ford modified by the Frontenac Motor Co.

10/7/1931

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

7/29/1933

Al Banks

Hastings, NE

Al Banks

Hastings, NE

 

Ford

176 cu. in. 4 cyl. Model-T Ford

7/28/1934

Ben Musick aka Bill Morris

Dallas, TX

Chelsie E. Johnson

Lincoln, NE

4

Ford

214 cu. in. 4 cyl. Ford with a McDowell head

7/27/1935

Tex West

Dallas, TX

Tex West

Dallas, TX

22A

Ford

214 cu. in. 4 cyl. Model-A Ford with a Riley head

8/30/1950

Bill Mears

Wichita, KS

Pat Lucas

Wichita, KS

10

1932 Ford

239 cu. in. Ford flathead V-8

5/30/1951

Ira Woodward

Wichita, KS

Glen Martin

Wichita, KS

3

1934 Ford sedan

239 cu. in. Ford flathead V-8

8/30/1951

Charlie Lutkie

Wichita, KS

Bob Moffitt

Wichita, KS

51

Ford

239 cu. in. Ford flathead V-8

8/31/1951

Frank Lies

Wichita, KS

Ernie McCoy

Arkansas City, KS

4

Ford

239 cu. in. Ford flathead V-8

7/4/1952

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

9/1/1952

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

5/30/1953

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

7/4/1953

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

9/7/1953

Bill Mears

Wichita, KS

Ted Kammerer

Wichita, KS

10

1934 Ford sedan

239 cu. in. Ford flathead V-8

5/31/1954

Will Forrest

Wichita, KS

Joe Collins

Winfield, KS

43

1932 Hudson coupe

254 cu. in. Hudson straight-8

7/5/1954

Frank Lies

Wichita, KS

Kenny Riffel

Herington, KS

55

1932 Ford coupe

239 cu. in. Ford flathead V-8

9/6/1954

Orval Beckel

Wichita, KS

Kenny Neely

Wichita, KS

99

1934 Hudson sedan

308 cu. in. Hudson Hornet inline 6 cyl.

5/30/1955

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

7/4/1955

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

9/5/1955

Ray Clark

Pittsburg, KS

Jack & Gail Jones

Coffeyville, KS

19

1932 Plymouth coupe

244 cu. in. Plymouth inline 6 cyl. flathead

5/30/1956

Orval Beckel

Wichita, KS

Kenny Neely

Wichita, KS

98

1932 Hudson sedan

308 cu. in. Hudson Hornet inline 6 cyl.

7/4/1956

Will Forrest

Wichita, KS

 

 

 

 

 

9/3/1956

Orval Beckel

Wichita, KS

Kenny Neely

Wichita, KS

98

1932 Hudson sedan

308 cu. in. Hudson Hornet inline 6 cyl.

7/4/1957

Clifford “Squirt” Bartholomew

Coffeyville, KS

Cliff Seaton

Coffeyville, KS

23

1932 Ford coupe

239 cu. in. Ford flathead V-8

9/2/1957

Orval Beckel

Wichita, KS

Lawrence Brooks

Arkansas City, KS

8 Ball

1932 Hudson sedan

308 cu. in. Hudson Hornet inline 6 cyl.

5/30/1958

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

7/4/1958

Races canceled due to rain

9/1/1958

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

7/23/1967

Bob Reed

Wichita, KS

Bob Reed

Wichita, KS

29

1958 Ford

352 cu. in. big block Ford V-8

9/24/1967

Bud Haehn

Wichita, KS

John Rush

Wichita, KS

11

1956 Chevrolet

small block Chevrolet V-8

5/26/1968

Bill Collins

So. Coffeyville, OK

Bill Collins

So. Coffeyville, OK

21

1956 Chevrolet

small block Chevrolet V-8

6/23/1968

Mel Montgomery

Wichita, KS

John Hebb

Wichita, KS

05

1957 Ford

289 cu. in. Ford V-8

7/14/1968

Mike Lutkie

Wichita, KS

Charlie Lutkie

Wichita, KS

43

1956 Chevrolet

small block Chevrolet V-8

9/22/1968

Charlie Lutkie

Wichita, KS

Charlie Lutkie

Wichita, KS

43

1956 Chevrolet

small block Chevrolet V-8

7/12/1970

Pinky Mullens

Wichita, KS

Ed Schauf

Wichita, KS

02

1957 Chevrolet

small block Chevrolet V-8

8/16/1970

No winner declared

7/25/1971

Gary Moore

Wichita, KS

Lester Moore

Wichita, KS

96

1960 Plymouth

383 cu. in. Plymouth V-8