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Bell Ready for Battle after Strong Snowflake

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Lonnie Wheatley, NORMAN, Okla. (December 17, 2014) – After finishing off his asphalt season in strong form in the recent Snowflake 100, Christopher Bell is set to finish off a fast-paced 2014 with Saturday night’s POWRi Midget “Battle at the Center” in Du Quoin, IL. Saturday’s fifth annual event at the Southern Illinois Center will mark Bell’s 108th event of ...

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Tyler Thomas looking for more success at Du Quoin in POWRi Midgets

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Tyler Thomas looking for more success at Du Quoin in POWRi Midgets DU QUOIN, Ill. (Dec. 15, 2014)—Tyler Thomas will race on the one-sixth Mini-Magic Mile at the Southern Illinois Center for the fourth time Saturday in the fifth annual Great Clips Battle at the Center presented by K & N Filters, a non-points event organized by the POWRi Lucas ...

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PRAIRIE DIRT CLASSIC, FALS FAN FRENZY, MODIFIED NATIONALS HIGHLIGHT 2O15 SEASON

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Fresh off back-to-back DirtonDirt.com National “Race of the Year” honors for the prestigious Prairie Dirt Classic, the Fairbury American Legion Speedway will open the gates for their 70th season of weekly racing at the ultra-competitive quarter mile bullring. In a season where expectations could not be any higher, the track known as FALS delivers again with a schedule filled with ...

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Belle-Clair Speedway gets promoter for 2015

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December 5th, 2014 – The Belle-Clair Fairboard has reached an agreement with Kenny Brown to be the promoter of Belle-Clair Speedway for the 2015 racing season. Kenny Brown, who owns and operates the POWRi Series, will release a formal press release and schedule after the upcoming PRI Show. Brown has said he hasn’t decided on what all classes will run ...

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ARCA Racing Series schedule set for 2015

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Full 20 race slate to kick off in February (TOLEDO, Ohio – November 26, 2014) – Officials from the Automobile Racing Club of America released the full 2015 ARCA Racing Series presented by Menards schedule Wednesday, and the tour once again has something for everyone. The 63rd season of the nationally-renowned stock car racing series will again include stops at ...

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5th Annual Battle at the Center Set for Saturday, December 20th

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Millstadt, IL – The POWRi Lucas Oil National Midget Series returns to DuQuoin, Illinois on Saturday, December 20th for the 5th Annual Great Clips Battle at the Centerpresented by K&N Filters. The one-day race will feature a 40-lap main event on the one-sixth Mini Magic Mile in the DuQuoin Southern Illinois Center. The event is expected to draw an “All ...

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Belle-Clair Promotions, LLC ends their promotion of Belle-Clair Speedway!

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Belleville, IL – October 27th, 2014 – Belle-Clair Promotions, LLC has elected to end their promotion of Belle-Clair Speedway effective immediately. Below is the info posted on Belle-Clair Speedway’s Facebook Page earlier today. Regarding the article in the sound off section of the bnd (Belleville News Democrat) I doubt seriously that the track will close. While I don’t see weekly ...

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Brad Loyet – Land of Lincoln!

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(Bill W) October 15, 2014 – Brad Loyet and the Vacuworx Global/Miller Truck Lines #o5 tested the MOWA series in Illinois last weekend. On Friday night, the Sunset Hills, Missouri driver checkered second at the Lincoln Speedway. Saturday, the series moved on to Jacksonville Speedway, where Brad tangled with leader Jerrod Hull, ending his night. This weekend finds the Lucas ...

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Diveley, Little share Midwest Big Ten Series late model championship

Macon Speedway

MACON, Ill. – Central Illinois has always been known for its talented late model drivers, and the 2014 racing season is no different. When the dirt settled after the final event in the 10-race Midwest Big Ten Series for late models, Ryan Little and Brian Diveley have been declared co-champs. Both drivers finished with 436 points and two wins in ...

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Jerrod Hull – Four-time MOWA Champ!  

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(Bill W) October 13, 2014 – Jerrod Hull topped off another championship season with the Midwest Open Wheel Association Saturday at the Jacksonville Speedway with a win.  It was Jerrod’s fourth title with MOWA and a series’ best sixteenth career feature win.  The Rockwell American #12 team’s win came at Jacksonville’s “Ron Milton Race of Champions”.  The Sikeston, Missouri driver ...

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BigFoot Spooktacular is now FREE to everyone for the whole event!

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The Bigfoot 4×4 Open House scheduled for Saturday October 11th is on as planned The Monster Truck event at 6:00 is now FREE. Come out and bring the whole family and enjoy The 8th Annual BigFoot Open House. Doors open at 10:00 with events going on all day on the Midway. This is your chance to get upclose and personal ...

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Brian Shirley Leads Majority of Illinois State Championship; Finishes Third

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(HARRISBURG, ILLINOIS) Brian Shirley, of Chatham, Illinois, made his way to Peoria Speedway in Peoria, Illinois on Saturday evening, October 4 for the annual running of the ‘Illinois State Championship.’ Brian laid down the fourth quickest lap overall during the UMP qualifying session and later finished second in heat race action. The popular driver known as “Squirrel” then took the ...

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Dereck King Wins SIR, Scores 24th Career Victory

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Marion, IL. – Dereck King of Vienna, Illinois used lap traffic to his advantage ousting Nathan Benson and Aaron Andruskevitch in the 25 lap POWRi Speedway Motors 600cc Outlaw Micro Series feature event at the 1/8 mile high-banked Southern Illinois Raceway. At the drop of the green flag, pole-sitter Aaron Andruskevitch of Riverton, Illinois would jump into the early lead ...

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