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July 9, 2021 - Gilbertson races to runner-up finish at Fiesta City Speedway
1Matt was back at the Fiesta City Speedway in Montevideo, MN on Friday night and nearly completed a sweep of the night. He won his heat race from the pole before starting third in the feature and racing forward to claim a runner up finish for his efforts in the night's main event.

Results can be found at www.FiestaCitySpeedway.com.

July 4, 2021 - Matt Gilbertson notches fourth-place finish at Jamestown
1Matt jumped into his #23 IMCA Modified over the past weekend and competed in four events in Minnesota, which started on Thursday night at the Princeton Speedway, where he started on the pole of his heat race and unfortunately fell out of the race and then did not start the b-main, ending his night early. (Nick Anderson photo)

Results can be found at www.JamestownSpeedway.com.

June 26, 2021 - Gilbertson competes in Land of 10,000 Lakes 10k
1Matt jumped into his #23 IMCA Modified over the past weekend and competed in four events in Minnesota, which started on Thursday night at the Princeton Speedway, where he started on the pole of his heat race and unfortunately fell out of the race and then did not start the b-main, ending his night early. (Nick Anderson photo)

Friday, the team moved to the North Central Speedway in Brainerd, MN for the first night of two at North Central and Matt's luck was a bit better, running second in his heat race from fourth before starting 17th in the feature race and working his way forward to record a tenth-place finish.

Saturday was night #2 at North Central and after racing from 10th up to 4th in his heat race, he raced from 6th up to 3rd in the b-main, missing the main by one spot.

Sunday, the final event of the weekend was held at the Granite City Motor Park in Sauk Rapids, MN and after a 6th to 4th run in his heat race, then a win in the b-main, Matt pulled off in the feature, ending his weekend.

June 12, 2021 - Gilbertson goes back-to-back at Fiesta City Speedway
1Matt picked up where he left off last Friday night, by sweeping action on Friday night at the Fiesta City Speedway in Montevideo, MO in his #23 Modified. He was able to win his heat race from the outside of row one and then backed that up by winning the night's main event from his 4th starting spot.

Saturday, he made the trip to the North Central Speedway in Brainerd, MN and completed in the IMCA Modified class. He raced from 7th up to 2nd in his heat race before charging from 9th to finish 5th in the feature event. 

Results can be found at www.FiestaCitySpeedway.com and www.RaceNCS.net.

June 4, 2021 - Matt Gilbertson bags win No. 2 at Fiesta City
1Matt was back at his hometown track, the Fiesta City Speedway in Montevideo, MN on Friday night and picked up his second feature win of the season for his efforts. He was able to race from 5th to 3rd in his heat race before starting 4th in the main and racing to the lead and picking up the feature win.

Results can be found at www.FiestaCitySpeedway.com.

May 30, 2021 - Top-5 finish in Memorial Day special at Casino Speedway
1Matt entered action at a pair of WISSOTA tracks this past weekend, by visiting the Viking Speedway in Alexandria, MN on Saturday night and the Casino Speedway in Watertown, SD on Sunday.

Saturday night, he raced from 6th to 3rd in the heat race before rains came and washed out the remainder of the event. 

1Sunday, after racing home with a third place finish in his heat, he moved forward from 6th to finish 5th in the night's feature event.

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

May 22, 2021 - Gilbertson races to fifth-place finish at Fiesta City
1Matt was in action on Friday night at the Fiesta City Speedway in Montevideo, MN with his #23 Wissota Modified. After falling out of his heat race, he was forced to start 8th in the main and was able to advance three spots to come home with a fifth place finish.

Results can be found at www.FiestaCitySpeedway.com.

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.