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May 7, 2021 - Podium finish at Fiesta City Speedway
1Matt was back in action on Friday night at the opening night of the Fiesta City Speedway in Montevideo, MN. He had a great opening night racing to a heat race win and then racing home with a third place finish in the feature event.

Results can be found at www.FiestaCitySpeedway.com.

May 1, 2021 - Gilbertson sweeps Miller Central Speedway's season opener
1Matt kicked off his 2021 local racing season on Saturday night at the Miller Central Speedway in Miller, SD for the track's season opener. Matt was able to make the trek back to his Montevideo, MN home with a clean sweep of the night. He raced from 4th to win his heat race and then after starting 6th in the night's main event, he raced to the front and won that as well. (Cody Papke photo)

Results can be found at www.MillerCentralSpeedway.com.

January 13, 2021 - Matt Gilbertson opens 2021 season at Arizona Speedway
1Matt kicked off his 2021 racing season behind the wheel of a Denver Nickeson-owned #11 Modified on Wednesday night at the Wild West Shootout at the Arizona Speedway in Queen Creek, AZ. Matt started 11th in his heat race and unfortunately was involved in an early race accident, ending his heat race early. He then started 21st in the b-main and also fell out of the b, ending his night early.

Results can be found at www.WildWestShootout.net.

December 16, 2020 - Gilbertson tallies five-win 2020 season; Wild West Shootout to open 2021
1Matt is busily preparing for his 2021 season, which he plans to kick off at the Wild West Shootout at the Arizona Speedway in Queen Creek, AZ in mid-January. After completing a 30-event schedule during 2020, which included five victories at three different facilities, including his first ever win at the ABC Raceway in Ashland, WI during the Prelude to the Silver in early September, Matt is excited to get the 2021 season underway. 

September 26, 2020 - Pair of runner-up finishes in Autumn Clash at Casino Speedway
1Matt made the trip to the Casino Speedway in Watertown, SD over the weekend to compete in the Autumn Clash.

Friday night, he ran fourth in his heat race and then worked his way forward from his 11th starting spot to finish a close second when the checkered flag flew.

Saturday, he ran second in his heat race, which earned him the 6th starting spot in the night's feature. From the outside of the third row, he raced his way to his second straight runner up finish to cap off a great weekend.

Results can be found at www.CasinoSpeedway.com.

September 12, 2020 - Matt Gilbertson lands a pair of fourth place finishes in John Seitz Memorial
1Matt entered action at the John Seitz Memorial at the River Cities Speedway in Grand Forks, ND over the weekend and came home with a pair of top five finishes for his efforts.

Friday night, he raced from 7th to 5th in his heat race and then charged forward in the night's main event to race from 14th up to a 4th place finish.

And on Saturday night, he started third and ran second in his heat before starting fifth and coming home with his second straight 4th place finish when the checkered flag flew.

Results can be found at www.RiverCitiesSpeedway.com.

September 6, 2020 - Gilbertson grabs invitational victory in ABC Raceway debut
1Matt kicked off his Labor Day weekend with a rare trip to the ABC Raceway in Ashland, WI on Thursday night for the track's Prelude to the Clay special event and raced away with a clean sweep of the event, his first ever win at the track. He won his heat race from the outside of the front row, redrew the pole for the feature and lead every lap, withstanding heavy pressure from several competitors to pick up the invitational victory!

1After taking Friday night off, he made his way to the Viking Speedway in Alexandria, MN for the annual Fallen Linesman race and after running second in his heat race, he started 7th in the main and worked his way up to a 4th place finish for his efforts. 

1Then on Sunday, he made the trip back to the Casino Speedway in Watertown, SD and won his heat race before starting 8th in the main event but unfortunately falling out of the race before the checkered flag flew. 

On to the Seitz Memorial this weekend!

Results can be found at www.ABCRaceway.com, www.VikingSpeedway.com, and www.CasinoSpeedway.com.

August 29, 2020 - Sixth place finish at Viking Speedway
1Matt made a trip to the Viking Speedway in Alexandria, Minnesota on Saturday night in preparation for the Fallen Lineman race, which is coming up this Saturday night. He started 7th in his heat race and raced his way forward to finish third, which earned himself the 6th starting spot in the feature. In the main event, he battled for a top five all event long, coming home 6th at the checkered. 

Results can be found at www.VikingSpeedway.com.