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Highland Speedway, Belle-Clair Speedway & Federated Auto Parts Raceway at I-55 adopt same Late Model tire rule for 2017

St. Louis, MO – 2/22/17 – The promoters of Federated Auto Parts Raceway at I-55, Belle-Clair Speedway and Highland Speedway have all reached an agreement to use the same tire rule in 2017 for the UMP DIRTcar Late Model division. The ultimate goal is to get to a single tire option using the Hoosier LM20 tire for the front tires and ...

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OPEN WHEEL EXTRAVAGANZA THIS SATURDAY, FEB. 18 AT Du QUOIN’S SOUTHERN ILLINOIS CENTER

The first ever indoor event in the history of USAC’s IMRA and Midwest Thunder Midget series comes to the Southern Illinois Center in Du Quoin this Saturday, Feb. 18.   The racing extravaganza at the Mini Magic Mile features a full-slate of racing with two separate events in one single day.  The morning’s racing program includes complete shows for the ...

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Dirt Oval 66 Presents Wide Open Motorsports Entertainment with Exciting 2017 Schedule!

(JOLIET, ILLINOIS)  For the first time in nearly twenty years, Dirt Oval 66 will thrill fans throughout the 2017 season with exciting wheel-to-wheel RACING action at the pristine facility, which is located at Route 66 Raceway in Joliet, Illinois.  Construction is currently underway to shorten the large 1/2-mile oval that had previously hosted several high-profile dirt events in the late ...

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Exciting 2017 Slate Announced For Macon IL Speedway

Macon Speedway

Lucas Oil Late Models, POWRi, All Star Sprints, MOWA, & USAC Among Visitors   Macon Speedway officials are proud to announce the 2017 schedule for the 72nd season of racing at the 1/5-mile high banked dirt oval in Macon, IL.  In addition to the weekly UMP DIRTcar divisions, special events include the Lucas Oil Dirt Late Model Series, POWRi Midgets ...

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Lincoln IL Speedway Officials Announce Exciting 2017 Schedule

All Star Sprints, POWRi, Summer Nationals, USAC, MOWA, & More To Appear The 14th season of racing is just around the corner at Lincoln Speedway, at the Logan County Fairgrounds in Lincoln, IL and now fans, teams, and drivers can mark their schedules as the dates have been released. The slate is action packed with Winged Sprints, Super Late Models, ...

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Belle-Clair Speedway releases 2017 schedule!

2017 Schedule Belle-Clair Speedway Date Event Classes Sun, March 26th Test – N -Tune All Classes Welcome Fri, March 31st “Shamrock 40” Late Models, Modifieds, B-Mods, Pure Stocks,               Factory Stocks & Micros Fri, April 7th Spring Fling Late Models, Modifieds, B-Mods, Vintage Stocks,                              & POWRi 600cc Outlaw Micros Fri, April 14th Closed Easter Holiday @ Deuces Wild Fri, April 21st ...

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Tri- City Speedway to host Inagural UMP DIRTcar National Championship for Sport Compact and Factory Stock classes in 2017

Pontoon Beach, IL (January 18th, 2017) Tri-City Speedway in Pontoon Beach, IL will host the first ever National Championship even for the UMP DIRTcar Factory Stock (Tri-City Street Stocks) and UMP DIRTcar Sport Compact (Tri-City Factory Stocks) divisions on October 6th, 2017. Both events would be the final race to receive UMP DIRTcar points in these two divisions and could ...

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Tri-City Speedway releases 2017 Schedule

Pontoon Beach, IL – January 18th, 2017 – Tri-City Speedway is pleased to release an exciting 2017 race schedule that includes a wide variety of racing! Some great special events on the schedule include the Deuces Wild, the Lucas Oil Late Model Series twice, USAC Non Winged Sprints, USAC National Midgets, UMP DIRTcar Helltour, Modified Mania, MARS vs. UMP, B-Mod ...

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Midwest Big Ten Series Releases 2017 Schedules

Super Late Models, Pro Late Models, & Street Stocks On The Docket   Midwest Big Ten Series officials have announced the 2017 schedules for all three divisions of racing.  This year, drivers, teams, and fans will see many of the same popular Illinois venues along with the addition of one more.  The Midwest Big Ten Series was created in 2013 ...

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2017 schedule for the Gateway Motorsports Park Dragplex

January 10, 2017, St. Louis Region – Updated schedule for Gateway Motorsports Park’s NHRA-sanctioned Dragplex in Madison, Illinois. Additions to previously-released schedule: Jr. Dragster points races on July 28, July 29, September 2.  MARCH 4          DriftSTL. 10        Midnight Madness (street-legal-only special edition). 18        Test ‘n’ Tune. 19        NASA Autocross (pit area). 24        Midnight Madness. 25        Test ‘n’ Tune. 26        SCCA Solo ...

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October 6th and 7th: Sprint Mania’s FALS Classic

Belleville, IL – POWRi and Fairbury American Legion Speedway officials are pleased to release the dates for the inaugural Sprint Mania’s FALS Classic on Friday, October 6th and Saturday, October 7th. In what will feature some of the best action-packed racing for wing and non-wing sprint cars, the famed quarter mile bullring known as FALS will come to life in ...

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Summit Racing Equipment American Modified Series Announces 2017 Season Schedule

Glasgow, KY (January 1, 2017)- Officials with the Summit Racing Equipment American Modified Series are pleased to announce the tour’s 2017 racing schedule as the group readies to begin its eighth season of competition. The series will contest its 2017 schedule of events at ten different racing venues over the course of the 2017 racing season, with appearances at tracks ...

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Tyler Courtney takes Junior Knepper 55 win at DuQuoin!

USAC MIDGET CAR SERIES “SPECIAL EVENT” RACE RESULTS: December 17, 2016 – DuQuoin, Illinois – Southern Illinois Center – “Junior Knepper 55” FIRST HEAT: (10 laps) 1. Shane Golobic (#17w Clauson/Marshall), 2. Tyler Courtney (#7BC Clauson/Marshall), 3. Justin Peck (#7k Irwin) 4. Cory Kruseman (#21k Kruseman), 5. Riley Kreisel (#93k DKR Motorsports), 6. Ryan Bernal (#87 Saldana), 7. Chris Urish ...

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Track Enterprises Releases 2017 Special Event Schedule

ARCA, USAC, & UMP To Race At Many Top Venues Track Enterprises, a racing promotion company based in Macon, IL, has announced its 2017 special event schedule. The new slate includes the traditional stops for ARCA at the Illinois dirt miles, in addition to Lucas Oil Raceway in Indianapolis and a third year visit to Fairgrounds Speedway Nashville. Track Enterprises ...

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SATURDAY’S “JUNIOR KNEPPER 55” IN Du QUOIN IS USAC INDOOR RACE #169

This Saturday’s “Junior Knepper 55” at the Southern Illinois Center in Du Quoin, Ill. will mark the 169th time that USAC Midget racing has occurred in an indoor arena. Beginning with Gene Hartley’s victory in the inaugural USAC race ever held on Jan. 8, 1956 in Fort Wayne, Ind., 29 different arenas have hosted USAC Indoor Midget racing. USAC’s winningest ...

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Lincoln & Macon Speedways To Host Tony Stewart Owned Series In ’17

Macon Speedway

2017 All Star Circuit of Champions Schedule Released Lincoln Speedway & Macon Speedway Set For June Double Header INDIANAPOLIS (12/12/2016) – The All Star Circuit of Champions will take on a full slate of competition in 2017, complete with 51 events at 32 facilities in eight states, all of which taking shape between early February and mid-October. All Star competitors ...

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Clarification on dirt-racing event to be held in St. Louis at Edward Jones Dome: Gateway Motorsports Park is not affiliated with the Gateway Dirt Nationals

December 6, 2016, St. Louis Region – Chris Blair, Gateway Motorsports Park’s Executive Vice President & General Manager, issued a statement today regarding the December 15-17 VP Racing Fuels Gateway Dirt Nationals at the Edward Jones Dome in St. Louis. “As a clarification, Gateway Motorsports Park — the home of NHRA, NASCAR and INDYCAR in the St. Louis region — ...

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