Cornhusker-Hawkeye Challenge

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Series Overview
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Series Founded: 1972 Series Disbanded: 1980
Car Style: Dirt Super Late Models Region: Eastern Nebraska-Western Iowa
Quick Stats
Most Wins: Curt Hansen (4) Most Titles: Curt Hansen (3)
Number of Races: 10 Number of Drivers:
Project Status: AGAIGG
On September 21, 2016, The Third Turn completed publishing at least top-2 finishers for every Cornhusker-Hawkeye Challenge event. If you have additional data for these events, please contact us.
SERIES YEARS
Ran as mini-series in 1978.
Season Races Champion Margin Most Wins
1978 2 Gary Crawford +10 No repeat winners
EVENT YEARS
Contested as a singular event from 1972-1977 and 1979-1980.
Year Date Track Winner
1972 2 October 1972 Sunset Speedway (NE) Verlin Eaker
1973 6 October 1973 Sunset Speedway (NE) Darrell Dake
1974 6 October 1974 Sunset Speedway (NE) Bill Martin
1975 4 October 1975 Sunset Speedway (NE) Curt Hansen
1976 2 October 1976 Sunset Speedway (NE) Curt Hansen
1977 2 October 1977 Sunset Speedway (NE) Curt Hansen
1979 29 September 1979 Shelby County Speedway Mike Niffenegger
1980 27 September 1980 Shelby County Speedway Kevin Gundaker