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REIGNING WINNER CHRISTOPHER BELL ENTERS AS KNEPPER 55 FIELD NEARS 70

By: Richie Murray – USAC Media Du Quoin, Illinois (December 10, 2018)………Recent “Turkey Night Grand Prix” winner Christopher Bell has filed his entry to compete in the “Junior Knepper 55” USAC Midget Special Event this Saturday, December 15 at the Southern Illinois Center in Du Quoin as the entry list has exploded to 69 drivers and teams for the fourth ...

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$50 GRAND BONUS UP FOR GRABS AT 2019 SHAMROCK CLASSIC

By: Richie Murray – USAC Media Du Quoin, Illinois………A hefty payday of $50,000 is up for grabs on March 9, 2019 when the USAC NOS Energy Drink National Midgets compete in the fourth annual “Shamrock Classic” at the Southern Illinois Center in Du Quoin. The Factory Canopies “Pot of Gold” Challenge will provide the top-four drivers in passing points throughout ...

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Fairbury Speedway steps up with big weekly purse for DIRTcar Late Models & DIRTcar UMP Modifieds!

With a new era at Fairbury American Legion Speedway in 2019 comes an exciting new weekly racing program sure to energize fans and racers alike. Matt Curl, who will be returning to his hometown track as owner and promoter after spending the 2018 season as the World of Outlaws Craftsman Late Model Series director, announced that the venerable quarter-mile oval’s ...

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GRANT ENTERS KNEPPER 55 AS ENTRY LIST NEARS 50

By: Richie Murray – USAC Media Du Quoin, Illinois………The entry list for the “Junior Knepper 55” has ballooned to near 50 entries as USAC Triple Threat Justin Grant has signed on to drive in the fourth annual event on December 15 at the Southern Illinois Center in Du Quoin. The Ione, Calif. driver will pilot the RAMS Racing No. 4A ...

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Belle-Clair Speedway & Quincy Raceway on 2019 Lucas Oil MLRA Schedule

MLRA

Media Contact: Billy Rock Wheatland, Missouri (December 1, 2018) – Following the conclusion of one of the most exciting racing seasons in recently history, the Lucas Oil MLRA series is once again full speed ahead for 2019. Series Director Ernie Leftwich and his staff have been hard at work in recent weeks putting the finishing touches on a diverse and ...

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BRISCOE AND T-MEZ SIGN ON FOR KNEPPER 55 IN Du QUOIN

By: Richie Murray – USAC Media Du Quoin, Illinois………Chase Briscoe and Thomas Meseraull are among the latest drivers to enter the fourth annual “Junior Knepper 55,” as the entry list surges above 40 for the December 15 USAC Midget Special Event from the Southern Illinois Center in Du Quoin. Briscoe finished second in the 2017 “Knepper 55,” behind winner Christopher ...

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DARLAND AND DALY HIGHLIGHT FIRST KNEPPER 55 ENTRY LIST

Du Quoin, Illinois………The initial entry list for the fourth annual “Junior Knepper 55” USAC Midget Special Event has been released and, thus far, 33 cars have entered the Saturday, December 15 race from the Southern Illinois Center in Du Quoin. Among the entries are a pair of decorated USAC National Midget champions in Dave Darland and Kevin Olson. Darland, of ...

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World of Outlaws Series Director Matt Curl Acquires Fairbury American Legion Speedway

Series Director Matt Curl Adds ‘Track Owner’ to His Titles Fairbury American Legion Selling Majority Stake of the Speedway CONCORD, NC — Nov. 6, 2018 — World of Outlaws Craftsman Late Model Series Director Matt Curl — former promoter of Fairbury American Legion Speedway (FALS) and longtime Fairbury resident — will soon add Track Owner to his bio as he acquires a ...

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FREE CAR ENTRY OPEN TO KNEPPER 55 COMPETITORS! TICKETS ON SALE TOO!

Du Quoin, Illinois (November 2, 2018)………The Knepper family is once again sponsoring FREE entry for competitors to enter their midgets for the Saturday, December 15th “Junior Knepper 55” USAC Special Event at the Southern Illinois Center in Du Quoin, Illinois. After visiting https://usacracing.ticketspice.com/2018-knepper-car-entry, use the coupon code “KNEPPER” to enter your car for the race for no charge. The offer ...

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Spoon River Speedway Results – 10/20/18

2018 MONSTER MASH HORNET RESULTS Hornets    Race Results               10/19&20/2018 HEAT # 1 FEATURE 1 Adam Webb TR (17.805) 1 Derrick DeFord 2 Shawn Perdonic 2 Shawn Perdonic 3 Rick Zifko 3 Joe Zrostlik 4 Scott Ellis 4 Michael Grossman HEAT # 2 5 David Lauritson 6 Scott Detter 1 Michael Grossman 7 Danny Oates 2 David Lauritson 8 Austin Kaplan 3 ...

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Tyler Thomas takes Jason Leffler Memorial win at Wayne County Speedway!

TYLER THOMAS TALLIES FIRST USAC MIDGET WIN AT LEFFLER MEMORIAL By: Richie Murray – USAC Media Wayne City, Illinois………For much of the past decade, Tyler Thomas has been patiently waiting for his turn at USAC glory. There were the heartaches and the struggles, but the fire never waned inside the Collinsville, Oklahoma driver. Sunday night, his turn finally arrived as ...

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BELL EARNS 50th MIDGET FEATURE WIN AT POWRi SOUTHERN ILLINOIS SHOOTOUT

MARION, Ill. (October 20, 2018) – Christopher Bell took the lead on lap 13 and led the final 28 circuits to earn his 50th career national midget feature victory at the POWRi Lucas Oil National Midget League’s Southern Illinois Shootout at the Southern Illinois Raceway in Marion. All 50 of Bell’s victories have come with Toyota.   The 2017 NASCAR ...

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Thomas Makes it 12 at Jacksonville Speedway

Jacksonville, IL – Tyler Thomas outlasted a relentless Tanner Carrick on an elbows-up Jacksonville Speedway to take his second POWRi Lucas Oil National Midget League victory of 2018. Thomas’s Jacksonville victory is the 12th of his POWRi career. At the drop of the green flag, Jake Neuman took the early lead followed by Cannon McIntosh. By lap two, Thomas had ...

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Trey Harris claims B-Mod Bash opener! Tim Manville & Kenny Wallace pick up wins at Tri-City Speedway!

B Modifieds A Feature 1 30 laps | 00:25:11.676Presented by Summit Racing Equipment Pos Start Driver Hometown Car 1 1 Trey Harris Hillsboro, MO 316 2 3 Levi Kissinger Mt. Vernon, IN 2X 3 9 Troy Medley Pevely, MO 62M 4 4 Everett Bradham Olney, IL 37 5 5 Tim Hancock Sr Mount Olive, IL 0 6 17 Jimmy Cummins ...

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BIG FINAL NIGHT OF RACING THIS FRIDAY AT JACKSONVILLE SPEEDWAY

Jacksonville Speedway

FRIDAY OCT 19TH One more time.. The Last Dance…Last Call… Whatever you want to call it, this Friday WHELEN Engineering presents a really great show for our last event of the 2018 Racing Season. The Lucas Oil POWRi Midget Series on one of the best midget tracks in the Country (if we do say so ourselves). Some of the most ...

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Tri-City Speedway ready for B-Mod Bash this weekend!

By Jimmy Dearing – Pontoon Beach, IL (October 17th, 2018) After a week off last weekend after the spectacular Summit Racing Equipment Mod Mania, Tri-City Speedway returns to action this weekend with the 4th Annual Willie’s Tire B-Mod Bash! Things kick off with open practice on Thursday, October 18th from 6:30pm till 9:00pm. Then on Friday, October 19th, the B-Mods ...

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LEFFLER MEMORIAL RETURNS SUNDAY TO WAYNE CITY

By: Richie Murray – USAC Media Wayne City, Illinois………The USAC P1 Insurance National Midgets will race in the memory of four-time USAC National champion Jason Leffler this Sunday, October 21, at Wayne County Speedway in Wayne City, Illinois, for the fifth running of the “Jason Leffler Memorial.” The event positions itself as the final Midwest series’ race this season before ...

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