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Macon Speedway

Macon Speedway Preparing For Second Race Of The Season Saturday

$1 Dogs & $2 Beers On Tap For Macon Speedway Saturday Night Several Divisions Plus Spectator Drags On Track (Macon, IL) After an outstanding season opener which saw nearly 100 racecars put on a highly entertaining show, Macon Speedway will be back at it for the second night of the 2019 season this coming Saturday, April 20.  Seven divisions of action will be highlighted by the Midwest Big Ten Series ...

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St. Francois County Raceway ups the ante this Saturday for Micros, Mods & B-Mods

Farmington, MO – St. Francois County Raceway has increased the purse this Saturday, April 20th for Micro Sprints, Modifieds and B-Mods. The Micro Sprints will pay $1,000 to win the main event while Modifieds will pay $850 to win and B-Mods $400 to win. Of course the 410 Winged Sprints and Super Stocks will also be in action. For more info on this weekends events, visit the St. Francois County ...

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Heavy rain KO’s Tri-City Speedway & Belle-Clair Speedway’s Friday night action!

St. Charles, MO (April 18th, 2019) – Heavy rains early Thursday morning along with steady showers forecast for Thursday night into Friday morning have forced track officials at Belle-Clair Speedway and Tri-City Speedway to cancel the racing action scheduled for Friday, April 19th. Belle-Clair Speedway’s next event will be Friday, April 26th with the Knepper Memorial featuring the POWRi National Midget Series, POWRi 600cc Outlaw Micros and UMP DIRTcar Pro ...

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Federated Auto Parts Raceway at I-55

Wet weather cancels racing action this Saturday, April 20th at Federated Auto Parts Raceway at I-55!

Pevely, MO (April 18th, 2019) Heavy rains and persistent showers have forced officials from Federated Auto Parts Raceway at I-55 to cancel the racing action scheduled for this Saturday, April 20th. The pit road at the track has one section that flood waters haven’t receded yet and with the heavy rains, the river forecast now have the levels rising another few inches instead of dropping a few inches by Saturday. ...

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World of Outlaws return to Federated Auto Parts Raceway for the Spring Classic

PEVELY, MO – The World of Outlaws NOS Energy Drink Sprint Car Series will return to Federated Auto Parts Raceway at I-55 Saturday, April 27, after the stars of the Series put on an edge-of-your seat race last year. A three-way battle for the lead last year between Ian Madsen, Sheldon Haudenschild and Daryn Pittman demonstrated on the 1/3-mile track why the World of Outlaws is The Greatest Show on ...

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Gateway Motorsports Park and World Wide Technology announce long-term venue naming rights agreement

WWT is now the official technology partner of the newly-renamed ‘World Wide Technology Raceway at Gateway’ April 17, 2019, St. Louis Region – Gateway Motorsports Park and World Wide Technology (WWT),a market-leading technology solution provider, today announced a long-term naming rights commitment, renaming the motorsports facility “World Wide Technology Raceway at Gateway.” The multi-faceted racing venue serves as home to NASCAR, INDYCAR and NHRA racingin the St. Louis region, where ...

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Lucas Oil Speedway

Lucas Oil Speedway season resumes on Saturday with $uper $aver $pecial

By Lyndal Scranton – WHEATLAND, Missouri (April 16, 2019) – With beautiful spring-time weather in the forecast, racing at Lucas Oil Speedway resumes on Saturday with Show No. 2 of the Big Adventure Weekly Racing Series, highlighting the Ozark Golf Cars USRA B-Mods. Fans can save big on $uper $saver $pecial Night Presented by OnMedia/DISH/DirecTV. Spectators arriving before 5:30 p.m. will receive four admissions, four hot dogs and four 20-ounce ...

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Ageless Sammy Swindell Continues Adding Chapters to His Sprint Car Career

A TRUE ORIGINAL Ageless Sammy Swindell Continues Adding Chapters to His Sprint Car Career ELDON, MO – There’s no stopping 63-year-old Sammy Swindell. While several race car drivers are retiring in their 40s or 50s, Swindell continues to climb behind the wheel of 900hp Sprint Cars without hesitation. “It’s all I’ve ever done,” Swindell said. The Germantown, Tenn. native is an original outlaw. He ran in the World of Outlaws ...

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Dirt Late Model News

Take Two–MLRA Opener Heads To Davenport & 34 Raceway

Media Contact: Billy Rock Wheatland, Missouri (April 16, 2019) – Mother Nature may have taken down the opening weekend for the Lucas Oil MLRA last week, but in doing so it has now set up one of the biggest double header weekends of the year to kick start the 2019 campaign.  This weekend’s Eastern Iowa swing will offer up a pair of complete shows with a potential two-day winners take ...

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Peoria Speedway

Peoria Speedway Results – 4/13/19

B Modifieds A Feature 1 15 laps | 00:00:00 Pos Start Driver Hometown Car 1 5 Josh McKenrick Peoria, IL 50 2 2 Degan Dozard Peoria, IL 17D 3 6 Evan Fink Glasford, IL 242 4 3 Josh Smith Depue, IL 35 5 4 Brandon David East Peoria, IL 29T 6 14 Darren Nash PEKIN, IN 18 7 8 Jason Oppe Yates City, IL 0P 8 12 Floyd Jordan Jr ...

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Open Wheel Modified News

Season Points Openers at the Pepsi Lee County Speedway Goes to Waterman, Pundt, Carter and Houston

by Brian Neal Donnellson, IA (Friday, April 12, 2019) – According to the calendar it is suppose to be spring outside, but with the brisk strong winds out of the southwest along with temperatures hoovering around the high 40’s, it felt more like a late fall or early winter night on Friday, April 12th at the Pepsi Lee County Speedway. Just as easy as they could have canceled the nights ...

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Marriott cool under pressure in breakout USMTS triumph

VIVIAN, La. (April 12)–Not only did Hunter Marriott score his initial USMTS victory Friday night at the Ark-La-Tex Speedway, but he did it by fending off two of the most skilled drivers familiar with Gene Boyter’s high-banked speed palace in Vivian, La. In 14 USMTS main events held here over the past decade, Chris Henigan has two wins and Cade Dillard owns a series-best three, including the last two prior ...

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Jeff Swindell, Bobby Pierce & Michael Long take Deuce’s Wild wins at Tri-City Speedway

April 12th, 2019 410 Sprints – Winged By Brendan Bauman – PONTOON BEACH, Ill. – Jeff Swindell sailed to victory in Friday’s Built Ford Tough MOWA Sprint Car Series event at Tri-City Speedway after multiple caution periods over the course of the 25-Lap A-Main ultimately led to longtime race leader, Joey Moughan coming up short, due to running out of fuel. Ryan Bunton and Joey Moughan led the field to ...

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Sunday, April 14th American Modified Series event at Route 45 Raceway Postponed

SUMMIT RACING EQUIPMENT AMERICAN MODIFIED SERIES Glasgow, KY: Mother Nature forces postponement of the Summit Racing Equipment American Modified Series event at Route 45 Raceway. The event was scheduled for Sunday April 14th, but extremely saturated grounds and forecasted cold temperatures forced Route 45 Raceway management and American Modified Series officials to postpone the event for a later date. Series and Route 45 Raceway officials are working on a date ...

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Sprint Car & Midget News

World of Outlaws return to Federated Auto Parts Raceway for the Spring Classic

PEVELY, MO – The World of Outlaws NOS Energy Drink Sprint Car Series will return to Federated Auto Parts Raceway at I-55 Saturday, April 27, after the stars of the Series put on an edge-of-your seat race last year. A three-way battle for the lead last year between Ian Madsen, Sheldon Haudenschild and Daryn Pittman demonstrated on the 1/3-mile track why the World of Outlaws is The Greatest Show on ...

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Ageless Sammy Swindell Continues Adding Chapters to His Sprint Car Career

A TRUE ORIGINAL Ageless Sammy Swindell Continues Adding Chapters to His Sprint Car Career ELDON, MO – There’s no stopping 63-year-old Sammy Swindell. While several race car drivers are retiring in their 40s or 50s, Swindell continues to climb behind the wheel of 900hp Sprint Cars without hesitation. “It’s all I’ve ever done,” Swindell said. The Germantown, Tenn. native is an original outlaw. He ran in the World of Outlaws ...

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Jeff Swindell, Bobby Pierce & Michael Long take Deuce’s Wild wins at Tri-City Speedway

April 12th, 2019 410 Sprints – Winged By Brendan Bauman – PONTOON BEACH, Ill. – Jeff Swindell sailed to victory in Friday’s Built Ford Tough MOWA Sprint Car Series event at Tri-City Speedway after multiple caution periods over the course of the 25-Lap A-Main ultimately led to longtime race leader, Joey Moughan coming up short, due to running out of fuel. Ryan Bunton and Joey Moughan led the field to ...

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Illinois

Macon Speedway

Macon Speedway Preparing For Second Race Of The Season Saturday

$1 Dogs & $2 Beers On Tap For Macon Speedway Saturday Night Several Divisions Plus Spectator Drags On Track (Macon, IL) After an outstanding season opener which saw nearly 100 racecars put on a highly entertaining show, Macon Speedway will be back at it for the second night of the 2019 season this coming Saturday, April 20.  Seven divisions of action will be highlighted by the Midwest Big Ten Series ...

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Highland Speedway set for exciting Easter weekend night of racing on Saturday, April 20th

April 20th— Easter Weekend Racing!!! This night features UMP Late Models, UMP Modifieds, UMP ProMods, and Stret Stocks. Grandstands open at 5:30, general admission is $12 for adults— Children 12 and under are free accompanied by an adult. Pits open at 3pm. Hot laps 6:30, racing to follow. Pit passes $30, pit pass for children 12 and under is $20.

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Heavy rain KO’s Tri-City Speedway & Belle-Clair Speedway’s Friday night action!

St. Charles, MO (April 18th, 2019) – Heavy rains early Thursday morning along with steady showers forecast for Thursday night into Friday morning have forced track officials at Belle-Clair Speedway and Tri-City Speedway to cancel the racing action scheduled for Friday, April 19th. Belle-Clair Speedway’s next event will be Friday, April 26th with the Knepper Memorial featuring the POWRi National Midget Series, POWRi 600cc Outlaw Micros and UMP DIRTcar Pro ...

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Gateway Motorsports Park and World Wide Technology announce long-term venue naming rights agreement

WWT is now the official technology partner of the newly-renamed ‘World Wide Technology Raceway at Gateway’ April 17, 2019, St. Louis Region – Gateway Motorsports Park and World Wide Technology (WWT),a market-leading technology solution provider, today announced a long-term naming rights commitment, renaming the motorsports facility “World Wide Technology Raceway at Gateway.” The multi-faceted racing venue serves as home to NASCAR, INDYCAR and NHRA racingin the St. Louis region, where ...

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Missouri

St. Francois County Raceway ups the ante this Saturday for Micros, Mods & B-Mods

Farmington, MO – St. Francois County Raceway has increased the purse this Saturday, April 20th for Micro Sprints, Modifieds and B-Mods. The Micro Sprints will pay $1,000 to win the main event while Modifieds will pay $850 to win and B-Mods $400 to win. Of course the 410 Winged Sprints and Super Stocks will also be in action. For more info on this weekends events, visit the St. Francois County ...

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Federated Auto Parts Raceway at I-55

Wet weather cancels racing action this Saturday, April 20th at Federated Auto Parts Raceway at I-55!

Pevely, MO (April 18th, 2019) Heavy rains and persistent showers have forced officials from Federated Auto Parts Raceway at I-55 to cancel the racing action scheduled for this Saturday, April 20th. The pit road at the track has one section that flood waters haven’t receded yet and with the heavy rains, the river forecast now have the levels rising another few inches instead of dropping a few inches by Saturday. ...

Read More »

World of Outlaws return to Federated Auto Parts Raceway for the Spring Classic

PEVELY, MO – The World of Outlaws NOS Energy Drink Sprint Car Series will return to Federated Auto Parts Raceway at I-55 Saturday, April 27, after the stars of the Series put on an edge-of-your seat race last year. A three-way battle for the lead last year between Ian Madsen, Sheldon Haudenschild and Daryn Pittman demonstrated on the 1/3-mile track why the World of Outlaws is The Greatest Show on ...

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Lucas Oil Speedway

Lucas Oil Speedway season resumes on Saturday with $uper $aver $pecial

By Lyndal Scranton – WHEATLAND, Missouri (April 16, 2019) – With beautiful spring-time weather in the forecast, racing at Lucas Oil Speedway resumes on Saturday with Show No. 2 of the Big Adventure Weekly Racing Series, highlighting the Ozark Golf Cars USRA B-Mods. Fans can save big on $uper $saver $pecial Night Presented by OnMedia/DISH/DirecTV. Spectators arriving before 5:30 p.m. will receive four admissions, four hot dogs and four 20-ounce ...

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Tri-City Speedway

Federated Auto Parts Raceway at I-55

Highland Speedway

Belle-Clair Speedway